About Jan Makulec

Jan works as a copywriter in the online payments industry. He also does some guest posting and runs a few blogs himself, including Across the Board - his company blog, where he writes on various topics.
Feel free to contact him on Google+ or any other way - you'll find all the contact info here: Jan Makulec.

Privacy on social media – do we even care?

Social Media Privacy

I lost all my phone contacts recently, which of course was a pity, but it led to an interesting discovery about privacy. Here’s my story.

I wanted to restore my smart phone to its original state – it started to work pretty slow after some time. The thing is that I simply forgot to copy my contact list backup. Shame on me.

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Social Media Specialists in SMBs: to hire or not to hire

Avoid Social Media

This is a Guest Post by Janek Makulec.

Now we all hear really a lot about social media. The thing is that people who don’t have a clue about social media – they hear it too, but they lack a good explanation. This way many business owners get convinced that social media is a very good and cheap marketing method, perhaps even a bit similar to buzz marketing, allowing to be less formal and closer to customers. But I’m not going to write one of those many posts saying that creating a Facebook page is not enough.

I’d like to put it in a bit more radical way and say this: there are many companies that probably should even avoid social media. [Read more...]