Make The Internet Work For You – Automate Tasks

Services like IFTTT and Zapier exist to help people connect different web applications together and make certain tasks online automated.  The real value in using these services is saving time.  Invest a little bit of time up front, and get massive returns in time after.

IFTTT is simple to pick up and follows a very simple “if this then that” format.  For instance, when you take a picture on your mobile phone with Instagram and upload it to your account, you can program dropbox to then snag that picture and add it to a specific folder.  Or, when you star an email in gmail, you can have it pushed automatically to your Evernote account.

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What Marketing Online Gets Wrong – And How You Can Do Better

Marketing Online Gets It All Wrong

The internet is filled with pop-ups, auto-playing videos, and more.  All interruptive.  All to disrupt your experience so you can be forced to watch the experience that a company paid 10k for a 30 second spot of your time.

It’s annoying.  You and I both have experienced this.  It’s rarely an occasion where we are delighted to watch, click, sign up, or otherwise engage online.

Current marketing methods get it all wrong.

We get asked to develop websites with pop-ups, auto-playing videos, and other interruptive experiences.  We always have the same response.

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