Author Archives: Andrew Melchior

Cyber Monday Craziness

Today, Cyber Monday, is the biggest online sales day of the year for many online businesses, but is it and has it really been all that this go-around?  It appears not. Cyber Monday became known as such back in 2005 after the National Retail Federation Trade Group coined th phrase, in an attempt to define […]

A Favorite Thanksgiving and Christmas Recipe – Cranberry Waldorf Salad

I’m sitting here watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with my family while preparing a few things for the meal tonight…and I had a thought and acted on it. I wanted to take this opportunity to wish everyone of our clients, and readers and followers a Happy Thanksgiving. I am truly thankful for the things […]

How to Get Shaquille O’Neal to Follow You on Twitter @THE_REAL_SHAQ

If you are a Twitter addict, and/or an NBA/Shaq addict, chances are you know that Shaq recently joined Twitter @THE_REAL_SHAQ. Most people know what the NBA is…if you don’t know what Twitter is, here is a quick explanation: Twitter is a micro-blogging site that allows you to network, build friends, and share what’s happening in […]

How I Got 23 Phone Calls and 9 Emails and Sold My Car in 3 Hours on Craigslist

I recently made a decision to sell my car because I want to buy a new cross-over SUV so I have a little more room in the vehicle for things and what not. My old car (I now say old car because I sold it in about 3 hours after listing it) was a 2001 […]

MSN/Live Search Query Amount up 8.2% in October; Who Cares?

I was talking to a friend the other day that was all excited about his ranking results in MSN and how he was “totally dominating Live”…I had to laugh for a minute because I became quickly aware at how clueless he really was and to be honest for him, ranking in MSN/Live is a pretty […]

Please welcome…Andrew Melchior and try to stay with me

Hello and welcome to my first Dream Systems Media Blog post. My name is Andrew Melchior and I’m going to be posting to this blog on a daily (I hope) basis. To start I’m going to give you a little background on who I am and what I’ll be doing here at DSM. I got […]