The first thing I loved about Kickstarter was the menu for finding projects, specifically its language. Where do you want to look? Earth sounds good. Sort by magic? Sounds reasonable. The category I chose was food and there are currently 5,389 projects available. I identified one project I would love to get funded. Actually, I… Read More Crowdsourcing for SOSU Barrel-Aged Sriracha
For this week’s assignment, I googled my name, Celeste Martínez with and without the accent in the letter “i” of my last name. As a third option, I also decided to search for my full name, María Celeste Martínez Pérez (please don’t call me Maria, I never use it!). The search results for the first… Read More Googling myself
I love going to The Home Depot. Luckily, in December they opened one near my house. I had to visit the store last month a couple of times because we were in the process of painting the exterior of the house and that is were we decided to purchase paint. I knew there was a… Read More My experience with The Home Depot’s app
Even though I consider myself computer literate, this task made me feel like a complete incapable person of doing something in a computer! I downloaded the program, which was the easiest part. I had to choose an avatar to create an account and username. There were not so many options to choose from so I… Read More Where did my hair go in Second Life?
I have to begin by expressing my deepest frustration regarding the low amount of participants in my survey about social media in Puerto Rico. Out of my combined Facebook friends and Twitter followers of 600+, I just received 51 completed surveys. In order to distribute this survey, I posted it in my Facebook and Twitter… Read More Social Media in Puerto Rico-Results of the Survey
This week’s assignment about surveys was fun! The fact that there is little information available in Puerto Rico about the use of social media networks here inspired me to find out more about this. I decided to make the survey using SurveyMonkey, which I have used before to complete other surveys and I find… Read More Social Media Networks in Puerto Rico
Ben & Jerry’s is my favorite ice cream; the brand I turn to whenever I have a craving for sweets. When this happens, I don’t think about a chocolate bar or hard candy. Ice cream is what satisfies my cravings and Ben & Jerry’s is the brand I choose for many reasons, including quality and… Read More Ben & Jerry’s-SEO keywords assignment