8 Reasons to Use Delicious for Social Bookmarking


Social Bookmarking is a way for internet users to save, or bookmark, a website, article, image, or video to an online service. When you Google "social bookmarking", the second result, after the Wikipedia definition of social bookmarking, is Delicious, the leading online bookmark service. This is by far my favorite service to use in terms of organizing online bookmarks, and the one that this article will be based upon. So if you do not already have an account with Delicious, take a few moments … [Read more...]

A New Concept for Kikolani

As some of you may have noticed, there have been many changes around this site over the past few weeks. My goal is to take this blog to the next level, and coinciding perfectly with this is the start of ProBlogger's 31 Days to Build a Better Blog Challenge. If you have a blog, and want to get tips on how to improve your blog from one of the top bloggers, then I recommend you sign up for this project. The first task in this challenge is to create an elevator pitch for your blog. I was already … [Read more...]

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, PageRank Updates

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring interesting discoveries and useful resources on the net, PageRank news, and a preview for next week’s posts on kikolani.com.The Resources MashupHere are my favorite articles this week.Blogging Should you show your Feedburner count Basics about bounce rates Writing in the first six months of blogging (highly recommended for new bloggers) A huge RSS icon collection, the perfect supplement to my comprehensive RSS guide 5 ways to … [Read more...]

The Japanese Friendship Garden in Phoenix, AZ

The Japanese Friendship Garden is an absolutely wonderful little Japanese garden, nestled into the downtown Phoenix area. It is beautiful, peaceful, and the perfect escape from the stress of daily life. If you are in the Phoenix metro area, I definitely recommend taking a stroll around this garden. The entrance fee is only $5, and more than worth it. Visit japanesefriendshipgarden.org for more information.More Arizona Photography: Blossoming Cacti at the Desert Botanical Gardens in Phoenix … [Read more...]

A Comprehensive Guide to Using RSS


Have you ever wished you could get the most up to date information from several of your favorite websites, all in one place? With RSS feeds, websites are able to publish their content in a standardized format which can be delivered into one place through RSS readers. The benefit to readers: creating one page of information from many sources via RSS subscriptions.RSS ReadersRSS readers come in many formats, from software you can use on your local machine, to online based readers. For those of … [Read more...]