No Tech Skills? No Money? No Problem.

No Tech Skills? No Money? No Problem.

So you want to gain valuable tech skills but you’re stuck living paycheck-to-paycheck and just don’t have extra cash to pay for classes? No worries. We’ve got some terrific FREE resources that you can explore. And we do mean FREE. You can learn those...
Common Mistakes to Avoid with Poor Business Reviews Online

Common Mistakes to Avoid with Poor Business Reviews Online

The crappy online review.  It happens. To all of us. Sometimes warranted (rarely) but always a concern, poor business reviews online can really hurt your business. We’ve all been there.  On Yelp, Yahoo, Reddit, Twitter or any number of sites or apps there’s a pit you...
Are You Better than Amazon?

Are You Better than Amazon?

The economy is on the rebound! The proof? Well, for one, Amazon is hiring. Small business owners may not find that to be the most awesome news, but here’s why it is such a big deal. Today the buzz is all about Amazon’s amazing growth; they are hiring 7,000...
The San Francisco Plane Crash and Social Media Learnings

The San Francisco Plane Crash and Social Media Learnings

Social Media Learnings from The Crash of Asiana 214 Being based in The San Francisco Bay Area, the tragic crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 at SFO on July 6, hit especially close to home for all of us at Social Jumpstart.  As the story unfolded it was interesting to...
Instagram Video vs Vine

Instagram Video vs Vine

It’s been two weeks since Facebook released video for Instagram. Their version of Twitter’s popular video sharing app, Vine, stepped it up by including 13 new filters, video stabilization, and the ability to choose a cover clip.  To add to the blow, an additional nine...