Category Archives: Technology

New Global Wiley Press Room Launches!

October 2, 2009 – The new global Wiley Press Room has launched. To continue receiving the latest news from Wiley, please visit: http://www.wiley.com/go/press.

“YouTube and Video Marketing: An Hour a Day” by Greg Jarboe tells how “Will It Blend?” increased Blendtec’s sales 700%

George Wright, Blendtec’s VP of marketing and sales, shares success story with author of complete, task-based guide to developing, implementing and tracking video marketing strategy August 3, 2009 — YouTube and Video Marketing: An Hour a Day, by Greg Jarboe, tells how “Will It Blend?” increased Blendtec’s sales 700%. George Wright, Blendtec’s vice president of […]

Wiley/Sybex at Siggraph 2009

August 3, 2009 — Visit the Wiley/Sybex booth (#2725) at Siggraph 2009 in New Orleans, LA, August 3-7, to see new titles that outline today’s most innovative animation and 3D processes by acclaimed professionals including Lee Lanier (Shrek, Antz), Eric Keller (Disney, Warner Brothers), Scott Spencer (Iron Man, Harry Potter and the Order of the […]

DotNetNuke 5 USER’S GUIDE: Get Your Website Up and Running

July 30, 2009 – DotNetNuke (DNN) is a content management system ideal for creating and deploying projects such as commercial web sites, corporate intranets and extranets, and online publishing portals. The open-source package comes loaded with a set of built-in tools that provide powerful functionality including a weblog, banner advertising, links, search, news feeds (RSS), […]

New Full-Color Dummies Books Target DSLR Novices

Digital Photography For Dummies author and photo guru Julie Adair King introduces the controls and features of today’s most popular cameras July 23, 2009 — For Dummies and author/instructor Julie Adair King has created two new books about DSLR photography unlike any other on the market. While other books target experienced photographers and pros, these […]

New Book Reveals How Obama Campaign Utilized YouTube Video Marketing to Win 2008 Presidential Election

YouTube and Video Marketing: An Hour a Day by Greg Jarboe features case study and interview with Arun Chaudhary, New Media Road Director of Obama for America (OFA) July 23, 2009 — A new paperback book by Greg Jarboe which will be published August 17, 2009, reveals how the Barack Obama campaign utilized YouTube video […]

Erin Manning in the Geek Lab at BlogHer ’09!

July 21, 2009 — “Join Erin Manning and John Wiley & Sons for an afternoon photography promenade in Chicago! Are you new to digital photography, a hobbyist looking to enhance the quality of your pictures, or wondering how to maximize the use of your digital camera? Erin Manning has the answers. Join us at BlogHer […]

Wiley Photo Contest Invites Photographers to Enter Photos of “Celebrations” for Chance to Win $500 Grand Prize

Wiley, a leading publisher of photography books, is partnering with SmugMug.com to host the Wiley Photo Challenge, a “celebrations” themed photography contest running now through July 31, 2009.

‘The Queen of Twitter’ on Tweeting, the “Twecosystem” and Getting Business Results

Laura Fitton (@Pistachio), a leading Twitter consultant, has teamed with Michael Gruen and Leslie Poston in authoring new Twitter book June 19, 2009 – Millions of users are getting into Twitter to connect to friends, family and interest groups. Everyone from teens to grandparents, politicians to marketers and people in between are flocking to Twitter […]

Green Gadgets For Dummies helps you save money and reduce your carbon footprint

June 19, 2009 – Today, the rush to “go green” is impacting everything from the automobile industry to building design. In fact, there’s a growing market of devices that help people monitor their “greenness,” as well as a new breed of gadgets that not only take a new environmentally friendlier design approach, but a more […]

Service Management For Dummies helps give businesses a competitive advantage

June 12, 2009 – In an increasingly interconnected business world, everything is becoming a service. Today even manufactured products are services and managing these services is a challenge. Service Management for Dummies, a just released Dummies series book written by Hurwitz & Associates analysts, Judith Hurwitz, Robin Bloor, Marcia Kaufman, and Fern Halper, clarifies what […]

Video: Erik Qualman discusses Socialnomics at BEA 2009

June 11, 2009 – Socialnomics: How social media transforms the way we live and do business, a fascinating, research-based look at the impact of social media on businesses and consumers around the world, and what’s in store for the future Watch author Erik Qualman discuss the effect social media is having with this video excerpt […]

Wiley Photo Challenge is hosting a Photography Workshop – with Rick Sammon!

June 11, 2009 – Attention all photo fans! Wiley Photo Challenge is hosting a photography workshop with Rick Sammon, Canon Explorer of Light + author of ‘Digital Photography Tips!’ Ask Rick Sammon for photography advice by following the directions here: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=95446877483

Wiley Photo Contest Invites Photographers to Enter Photos of “Bliss” for Chance to Win $500 Grand Prize

Wiley announces “bliss” photography contest. Entries accepted June 1-30, 2009.

Ning For Dummies Makes Social Networking a Breeze

June 6, 2009 – According to Nielsen Online, blogs and social networking are consuming more online time than checking and writing personal email. Nielsen reports that, globally, social network and blogging sites account for 1 in every 11 minutes online, or 45 billion minutes in total. Social network leaders like Facebook and MySpace are massive […]