Why don’t stores, with online shopping, use more gamification? Games online use it, but they don’t have the merchandise to take it farther. I think an online shopping retail outlet, like Amazon, Walmart, Shopify, Etsy, etc should combine with an existing game site. Or go on their own with a game developer of their choosing. … Read more
Draw and Scan Start with a scanner. From that one little flat box with a glass screen you can create web graphics from your own freehand drawings and even take it farther and make scanner art. One of the best geekery tools I have bought myself is the small (photo-sized) HP scanner. I splurged on … Read more
An avatar gives you a face when you fill out a profile online. There are endless places you can use an avatar on the web: email signatures, blog comments, forum profiles, HubPages or any other site you create an account on. For this post I am focusing on sites which let you create the avatar … Read more
If you’re ready to go forth and fearlessly give an honest review of another blog… you need a list to guide you along the way. It helps to have a plan with points which can guide you through the review. You don’t have to mention each point in your final written review but they keep … Read more
Have you visited Blogs We Luv? I was interviewed at Blogs We Luv for my personal blog, back in 2008. Put together your own answers to the ten questions and send it in for your own interview. Here are the questions so you can get thinking right away: Describe your blog in five sentences or … Read more
Whuddle World. Click the avatar to get to the avatar maker.
Create your own avatar at FunnyPics. I especially like the 3D glasses. Nice touch.
Gravatar – Globally Recognized Avatar A gravatar, or globally recognized avatar, is quite simply an 80×80 pixel avatar image that follows you from weblog to weblog appearing beside your name when you comment on gravatar enabled sites.