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I'm a Hawaii-based online marketing and strategy consultant, teacher and writer.

Hawaii’s Early Pinterest Champions

Here are five of Hawaii’s Pinterest Champions – organizations that have recently included Pinterest in what they are doing online and that (in my opinion) are using the site well. Arthritis Foundation – What the Hawaii chapter of the Foundation is doing on on the site in terms of Pinterest as a...

Pinterest for Nonprofits

In my view, Pinterest has become one of the “big three” social media platforms that nonprofit organizations should be active on (Facebook and Twitter being the other two).  Honestly, I think that Pinterest is usually a must for any organization that wants to build internet traffic, increase awareness about causes and...

More Social Media Optimization Tips on Techhui…

I posted my second set of SMO tips, this time for individuals,  on local tech social networking site Techhui: Five Social Media Optimization Tips for Job Seekers/Professionals Funny thing is that I wrote the entire article without a shift key … thing popped off my laptop! Until next time…...

Social Media Workshop at UH

On 3/21/09 I gave a workshop/lecture at the UHM Outreach College Pacific New Media entitled, “Boost your Traffic and Success Online with Social Media Optimization (SMO)”. Despite my crazy fear of public speaking… I did alright and was over the butterflies as soon as the class laughed at my first...