Author Archives: Gil

IT Direct Deals Review

If you reached this page, you’re looking for feedback on IT Direct Deals.

The Short Answer – Should Trust These Guys with Your Money

If you’re looking for the short answer – Do not buy from them unless you want pirated software.


My Purchase with IT Direct Deals

The long story, I ran across these guys after searching Google for Office 2013 Professional to buy. IT Direct Deals offer appeared on the right of the screen as a product offering. They offered a download of the software for $187.
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Is Fear of Disappointment Holding You Back?

I want to ask you a question.

Are you living your life based on avoiding disappointment?


Now, here’s what I mean by that, most of us have been raised to avoid disappointing our parents, our teachers and that leads to us making decisions based on the fear of avoiding disappointing other person. And, there is also the case of avoiding disappointing yourself again.

Many of us have references of when we tried to do something or said something or promised to do something to ourselves or to another person and we haven’t been able to come through with our promise. Well that leads to a condition that a Harvard professor called “Disappointment Avoidance.”
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Best Time to Post on Instagram (2014)

I recently received multiple questions from readers about the best day/time to post on Instagram and decided to write this post as a reference for everyone who’s interested. In this post I will discuss 2 points:

  1. Best day to post on Instagram
  2. Best time to post on Instagram

Before we begin, it is important that we quickly establish when referring to “best time/day to post on Instagram,” we mean the day and time where posts get the most interactions (i.e. most engagement). This is measured as the average number of interactions (total likes and comments) per 1,000 followers and was tracked over a 30-day period, across 123 Fortune 500 companies in order to give an accurate representation.
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How To: Add Facebook Conversion Pixel to a WordPress Website

As Facebook advertising becoming more and more popular, many people are looking for ways to add the Facebook conversion pixel a WordPress website.

There are 2 common ways to add the conversion pixel: through your theme, using a dedicated WordPress plugin.

Adding Conversion Pixel Using Your Theme:
Many commercial themes have a dedicated “settings” page that will allow you to change colors, fonts, etc. Some of these also have a section titled “Scripts” which allows you to paste code for any scripts you may want to include.
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FB Ads Cracked Review

This page was set as a placeholder for the upcoming FB Ads Cracked product by the FB master himself, Mr Don Wilson.

The product promises to teach you how to optimize your ads on Facebook so that the same ad dollars will go a much longer way.

More information about FB Ads Cracked to come soon. In the meantime here are a couple of videos about the product:
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Language Gate on Facebook (Managing a Multilingual Page)

One of my clients runs an international brand of photography accessories in the action sport industry and for a long time we had a challenge of marketing in multiple languages to different crowds while trying to contain it all on the same page.  This was recently made possible by Facebook using a language-gate.

The following video goes through the process of posting for audiences in English and French.  However, it misses one major point, the feature had to first be enabled through your page settings.  So, in order to get it all set up you must first:
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