Monthly Archives: July 2011

Learn how to Blog using

I have nearly finished writing my course on Blogging using It is currently 6 sessions long. It will take my students from: Getting signed-up to creating and modifying their initial 2-3 blogs. Linking their posts to Facebook, Twitter and/or … Continue reading

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Educational Slot at Grapevine-mk

I belong to breakfast networking group – Grapevine – inMilton Keynes. Last Thursday I was giving an educational session on “Blogging & RSS”. I had 20 minutes and the speech (which had to be done by a friend of mine, … Continue reading

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Computer virus phone scam

A student/customer/friend of mine called me the other day asking for my opinion on a phone call she had had. Someone informing her that she had a serious virus on her pc and could she please help investigating the error. … Continue reading

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Reverse ATM pin security HOAX

This good security feature is nothing but a HOAX. Think about it! If your pin number is 1234 then 4321 seems ok; but if 2552 is your number; how do you reverse that number? Also if you have 1231 – … Continue reading

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My 1st Social Networking Lesson

I have now written a lesson on how to BLOG, using WordPress. And demonstrating the power of said – by publishing to both Facebook and Twitter. My Students are totally confused, but eventually they will grasp the simplicity of blogging. … Continue reading

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