Could Social Media determine our next President? Part I

Data from a social media statistics tool, clearly shows President Barack Obama won the 2008 election by using technology to connect to his audience, as well as his overall lead in the “blogging market” as a whole. 500 million blog postings mentioned President Obama’s name since the beginning of the presidential convention campaigns. In comparison, only 150 million blog posts mentioned Senators John McCain’s name. Unfortunately, the statistics were not available for the oh so famous former Governor of Alaska, … [ Read More ]

FTL Design Studio Takes First Place – 2011 Print Awards

During this year’s Florida Print Awards Ceremony held on Friday, August 5th, 2011, at the annual Print Management Conference, Boasting BiZ & Franklin Communications were awarded First Place as well as an Award of Recognition for the design and print of the “Van Allen Designs” Catalog. With over 300 designs submitted into the (Catalog) category, Boasting BiZ most certainly has something to BOAST about as they run … [ Read More ]

Reciprocal Links… Can they hurt your Website?


There has been a misconception that reciprocal links are absolutely bad for websites. A reciprocal link is a mutual link between two objects, commonly between two websites to ensure mutual traffic. This has some truth to it but not the whole truth; can be helpful if the site that your linking to is relevant to your website, visitors, and the link texts. You have to … [ Read More ]

Top 27 Twitter Tools & More

FriendOrFollow – Find out who’s following you but your not following & Vice Versa.
WeFollow – Find new followers based on your input.
DoesFollow- Who’s following who. Find out the positive & negative feed back.
Just Tweet It – Find people with similar interests.
Mr.Tweet- Finds useful statics, and relevant people.
Less Friends – Are those that you follow, following You.
Twubble – Searches for people that you may want to follow.
Twimailer – Gives … [ Read More ]

WordPress sites attacked by iFrame hack

The Problem:
Recently, one of our (WordPress) websites was compromised by an unknown assailant.
During a typical day at BoastingBiZ, our development team was performing routine maintenance on one of our websites and noticed a grayish/white bar that went across the screen at the bottom of the home page (just beneath the footer). After further research, this “Mystery” bar was found throughout the entire site. On the left hand side of this bar was 3 microscopic characters that appeared to be the … [ Read More ]

Boost your Internet Marketing via Twitter

Twitter has been growing in popularity for quite some time now. There are approximately 450,00 users on Twitter each and every day. All the tweets & re-tweets you receive can sometimes get to be a bit annoying. Below, we have listed our top 10 “well-known” tools that help to cut down the clatter & get the most out of the tweeted information that you will see.
1. Buffer Tool:
This will allow you to Tweet from any browser, at any time. This … [ Read More ]

SEO… What is it exactly?

This has become an increasingly popular question over the past couple of years. SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. We thought it would be a good idea to clarify what the initials mean first and foremost. Now, it’s only fair that your next question is, “What is Search Engine Optimization?” Good Question! Optimization is defined by making the best of or to achieve the maximum efficiency in page load time, structure/readability, and relevancy of your website(s) content and links. Search … [ Read More ]

Internet Marketing For My Business

So, you have yourself a solid business idea?!? PERFECT!
You’re even thinking about buying a new domain for this business? GREAT MOVE!
Now…what do you do next?
Many entrepreneurs and business owners have an outstanding amount of raw business instincts, but end up suffering due to the lack of resources to expand their business. We have two words for you, “Internet Marketing.” The most exciting thing about the Internet is that it levels the playing field for those who have the ability or … [ Read More ]