Since this post was published Google reader has been retired. However, due to the value of this post and the potential to help you and your business, we have not removed the post entirely.
Instead, we recommend utilizing email alerts as a replacement option to your RSS aggregation. Additionally, if you wish to replace your Google Reader RSS Aggregator for other blogs and online information that you’re capturing, we suggest Feedly.
Note: Although email adds to your inbox volume, having the online information pushed to you is still a benefit over not knowing or being forced to search out the information.
Have you ever noticed that surfing the web; although can start out with the right intentions, often leads to hours of evaporated time? I know that as part of your online strategy you need to engage in social media, you need to be aware of what the market is saying about your products and services, you even need to spend time seeing what your competition is doing.
However – with all this needed online information, pretty soon you have no time to actually run your business!
The key here is to leverage technology where possible and streamline tasks for the most effective and time-efficient results. This is where Google Reader comes in. In this video, I go over the basics of Google reader and how to tap into some quick tips that just might save you hours a day.
Take a look and leave me some comments on ideas you incorporate to save time with online information from the web.