What I do want for Christmas

You’ll find plenty of lists of the best tech gifts to buy this year for the holidays. Here are just a handful of things that I would add to your giving/receiving lists. (And here’s a list of things I WOULDN’T buy). Full disclosure: These choices are definitely influenced by my move to our new house. I need stuff! HEY! Let’s …

Our 2016 Gift to You: NerdWords Yearbook

Happy New Year! As always, our goal is to share resources to help make your lives easier. Here’s the quick reference guide to every tech tool we mentioned in 2015 in one handy handout. Please download, share, print out, distribute, use and love. Note that makes me incredibly happy: You may know that I am incredibly picky about the tools …

Amazon Giveaways: An Intriguing Experiment

This week the super-smart company Amazon.com gave all of us marketing folks another way to spend money on its online store with Amazon Giveaways, an easy, super-fast way to reward your followers and communities with prizes. Setting Up an Amazon Giveaway I’m known for being giveaway crazy, so I was quite excited with the new feature, which lets you scroll …

#GivingTuesday

In this season of consumption, we also find the spirit of giving. I’m excited to announce that Your Nerdy Best Friend and my husband’s company just made a significant donation to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, keeping the promise that 10 percent of the proceeds of Release Your Inner Nerd would go to fight cancer. Please help celebrate #GivingTuesday with …

New Book Sneak Preview… LastPass

Shhh…. Don’t tell anyone, but I just have to give you a sneak preview of my new book, which provides specific tips, tricks and details about my favorite tech tools. I’m hoping to have the new book out in fall 2014. Disclaimer! This is the very first draft of this chapter. Typos? Errors? I got ’em, I’m sure. Please be …