Tips and Tricks – Update All of Your Social Networks at Once!

There are an astronomical number of social
networking sites that people use these days. Even if you just have accounts
for the mainstream ones (MySpace, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc.), it
is still a hassle to keep up with all of them.

This edition’s tip highlights Ping.fm,
a free service that allows you to update your status on almost any networking
site you can think of at the same time – it will even update your AIM status!
The sign-up process involves simply typing in an email address and password
of your choice and you are good to go. Start adding any of the 40+ networking
sites that you use and you will be able to send updates via E-Mail, AIM,
Skype, SMS and about ten other methods. Ping.fm
supports grouping, so you can blast out to MySpace and Facebook that you
running off to "Burning Man" for a week of partying all while
saving your reputation with your colleagues on LinkedIn. If you are any
kind of networking fanatic and are looking for a huge time-saver, Ping.fm
is a service worth looking into.


About Brent Whitfield

Brent Whitfield is CEO of DCG Technical Solutions, Inc. providing IT Support in the Los Angeles area since 1993. DCG exists to help our clients choose, implement, and manage IT and cloud solutions that are cost effective and reliable. DCG's pro-active approach to IT is ideally suited for companies who depend on reliable IT infrastructure, but don't want to spend a lot of money to keep it that way. DCG was recognized among the Top 10 Fastest Growing MSPs in North America by MSP mentor. Brent has been featured in Fast Company, CNBC, Network Computing, Reuters, and Yahoo Business.