Welcome to Bill’s Blog

Welcome to Bill’s Blog

Welcome to the blog site of Bill Watkins! This web site blog is dedicated to helping people to increase their presence on the Internet, as well as helpful tips for doing things on-line as well as for working with their computers.  Generally, the information here...
Twitter Follow Friday

Twitter Follow Friday

    Well, its Friday and in Twitter land, we like pass on other Tweeters to others so they can follow too.  The common term for this is Follow Friday (hash word is #FF).  Rather then send out multiple Tweeters, I’m going to start listing them here...
Templates – Joomla has a ton of them!

Templates – Joomla has a ton of them!

Hi Everyone. Just a quick blog to share with you one of the greatest things about the Content Management System (CMS) that I use, Joomla!, is that you can change the templates pretty quickly.  It took me about 30 minutes to do this, with most of that time spent on a...
3 Free and Easy Ways to Increase Your Web Presence!

3 Free and Easy Ways to Increase Your Web Presence!

Many of you have enough web savvy to know you need to have a presence on the Internet if you want to compete or be found. To increase your web presence for your business, organization or group for a location, particularly in a town, city or region, here are 3 Free...
Can your Facebook get hacked?

Can your Facebook get hacked?

Answer: Yes it can! I recently received a wall post from my brother saying something like: “Check out this hot new site I found…” followed by a short link, which led me to what looked like a facebook (FB) page asking for my password.  Without even...
Facebook Page, Group and Advertising

Facebook Page, Group and Advertising

Hey Everyone, Why should my business have a Facebook Business Page, Group Page or do advertising on Facebook? Answer: There are many people using Facebook and because Facebook Ads can target based on geographic location as well as keywords, what a great way to target...
About Bill

About Bill

So you want to know more about me?(Mar 13, 2010) Personal. Well, I recently turned 50 years old and being the son of a professional musician (Dad) and a writer (Mom), I have had the opportunity to use both of the these traits, though not as much as my parents have,...
Blogging from the PC or MAC?

Blogging from the PC or MAC?

Why not journal what you want to have on your blog site using an application on your PC or MAC? I’ve been using a journal program on my computer to keep notes and various information like conversations, phone numbers, etc., for about 2-3 years now.  The program...