How to Use HootSuite for Social Media Monitoring

In the course of just a few years, social media marketing has skyrocketed to become the new go-to way to effectively get word out about your business without breaking the bank. However, that doesn’t mean a mere presence on Facebook and Twitter is going to get the job done. Once you start leveraging some of […]

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How Can Web Analytics Help You?

Every successful endeavor follows a certain progression. It all begins when the idea is born. As the idea takes root, details and roadmaps follow. At a certain point, when the idea is converted into something tangible, feedback and evaluation always comes into play. That is, if you want to make sure that your undertaking achieves […]

Treasure Theme

Ever wanted to explore for hidden treasure as a kid? Well, most of us have longed for, and still do long for, this kind of adventure. Most would keep other sorts of treasures in all sorts of places, in their proverbial treasure chests. Love letters are kept in drawers. Photos in photo albums. Toys in […]

Too Newsy Theme

We are pleased to announce the January, 2009 Performancing Theme release: Too Newsy. The Too Newsy Performancing Theme for WordPress is a three-column WordPress theme that uses minimal images and earthy colors, contributing to a touch of elegance. The theme features widget-ready sidebars, which can accommodate several different image dimensions (suitable for button and banner […]

TDAge Theme

We are pleased to announce the November Performancing WordPress Theme: TDAge A free, public release version of design guru Thord Daniel Hedengren‘s Swedish-language blog, TDAge is a light-blue themed design with big, bold feed and “about” images, and large-font headers. TDAge also has easy access links to a blog’s pages and categories from the headers, […]

Nitrous Theme

The word “Nitrous” has a motorsport connotation to it, given the use of Nitrous Oxide (or N20) in increasing the power output of engines, and hence giving that all-important boost in acceleration and speed in times of need. This is the concept behind the Nitrous Theme for WordPress. Nitrous is a fast-loading theme that gives […]

Episode 4: How to Choose a Social Media Site That Fits Your Blog

Notes: #1 principle: Choose a site where your target audience is hanging out. Don’t choose a site just because other bloggers are talking about it. Digg and Twitter are popular social media sites. However, you may not want to participate on Digg if you have a wedding blog or Twitter if you have a dog […]

Rubidious Theme

Rubidious is a three-column theme sporting deep hues of red and blue. The theme name is based on the chemical element Rubidium, which comes from the Latin term for “deepest red”. Two light-on-dark sidebars sit on opposite sides of the main content. The left sidebar is called “menu” in the Widgets configuration page (WordPress 2.5), […]

Story Theme

Performancing is pleased to release another great, free WordPress design called the Story Theme. It’s a three column design with the content on the far left, followed by two sidebars. The color scheme uses a subtle mix of tans, oranges and browns to provide great texture and depth for your blog. Rounded corners and a […]

PerfCast Episode 3: The Long Term Value Episode

PerfCast Episode 3 where Chris and Ryan talk about Long Term Value versus Short Term thinking and manage to mix about 20 different examples into a yummy metaphor stew! [podcast]http://performancing.com/podcasts/perfcast-ep3.mp3[/podcast] Download link