Michelle Schenker

Michelle has been obsessed with marketing most of her life and bringing it all online makes it even more exciting! She prides herself on always staying up on the hottest apps and tech tools to make life more fun and productive. When not geeking it out, you can find her on a hike in the mountains or cooking up a vegetarian meal in the kitchen.

eSmart Tax Review: Online Tax Filing From Liberty Tax

eSmart Tax Review

Everyone dreads tax time, but it’s a necessary evil that no one can avoid. eSmart Tax, one of our top picks for online tax software, makes filing taxes as easy as possible. With no software to download and free federal e-filing, eSmart Tax is a great option for folks with simple returns. Liberty Tax, a well-established and long-time tax service provider, owns eSmart Tax, so you get the benefits of Liberty Tax when you sign up for eSmart Tax. Read our eSmart Tax review to find out if it’s the right fit for your needs…

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Successfully Managing A Virtual Team

Team Google hangout

As an online publishing company here at We Rock Your Web, our team works all over the world. Further, every member of our team works virtually from their respective home offices. In fact, we rarely meet in person and more than 50% of the team have never met the majority of their teammates. Does this sound familiar? It is a rapidly growing trend and one you might want to consider when seeking your next job or in making business formation decisions.

But, how do you keep employees on task and team-oriented when they are not on-site to keep an eye on? Here are a few of of our top picks when it comes to managing virtual teams. We know them well because we use them virtually every single day to help build team morale and keep everyone on the same page…

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Chapter 5: Cha Ching! How to Make Money With Your Website

How to Make Money with your Website

Show me the money! That’s right, now that you’ve created your website, it’s time to figure out how to make money. If you are an online retailer, the financial path is rather obvious. However, if you’re a blogger, it’s probably not so straightforward. So, I am excited to share with you a couple of different ways that you can make money with your site and have a little fun along the way in this fifth and final phase of the website development process…

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Follow These Basic Rules To Maintain Proper Email Etiquette

Man holding computer

As modern electronics have taken us into an age of technology, many of the everyday aspects of communication have changed. Rather than depending upon pen and paper or even telephone as a means of communication, most people now depend upon e-mail. It is crucial to know how to compose an e-mail while maintaining the appropriate rules of etiquette in a variety of situations…

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3 Things Brands Should Avoid To Be More Likeable than Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong on a bike

Was Lance Armstrong being completely honest during his “no holds barred” interview with Oprah last night? This uncertain feeling is familiar to many who visit a brand’s website and read the blogs only to feel a slight hesitation about whether the content offered is truly honest or weighted in favor of the brand being represented. If brands beat their chests and say they are the best, claim to never screw up (or won the Tour de France a record 7 times without doping!) and consistently deny customer complaints, consumers will grow to distrust your brand. It is inevitable. Don’t let your brand fall pray to the pitfalls of victory and success. Here are three things your brand should avoid if you wish to be more likeable than Lance Armstrong..

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