150 Words

150 Words. That’s all you have in a single mobile screen to make your impression on your readers. Make the most of them. Be direct. Readers won’t understand you if you are subtle. Tell readers exactly what you want them to know. Communicate with words that are clear and concise. …

The Mobile Gold Rush

In January of 1848 word went out from Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California that gold had been discovered. ┬áMiners rushed in from points across the globe to find their fortunes. ┬áThe wealth that was generated increased global trade and spawned a multitude of companies, some still in existence nearly two …

Sending E-Mail with .Net and GMail

This was so easy I just had to share. // Create MailMessage Object MailMessage Msg = new MailMessage(email,”natthompson@natthompson.com”,subject,message); // Setup SmtpClient to point to GMail SMTP server SmtpClient client = new SmtpClient(“smtp.gmail.com”,587); // set your credentials client.Credentials = new System.Net.NetworkCredential(“<SOMEEMAILADDRESS>@gmail.com”, “XXXXXXX”); // turn on SSL client.EnableSsl = true; // send …