Facebook Page Follow Inflation

As publishers increasingly rely on Facebook for traffic, we find ourselves in the age of the Like/Follow saturation age. Very simply: as the number of pages a person “likes” grows while their attention stays constant, the value of each “like” drops. While the like/follow rate has decreased, on average each page is still growing (at around 2%). The figure above shows that …

I’m a CSM

  I’m a certified ScrumMaster now. I took a course through the Scrum Alliance and offered by Berteig Consulting (Mishkin Berteig taught). It was a good experience and I will write a detailed blog on my thoughts regarding Scrum and Agile in general.

Code First Entity Framework with MVC4 and Visual Studio 2012

I am a huge fan of ADO.NET’s Entity Framework (EF) that bridges the gap between modelling entities\business logic and data engines. It allows web-programmers like myself to focus on the solution instead of worrying about properly setting up databases, keys, foreign-keys, constraints, and indexes. Because of it’s quick turn-around, EF is perfect for prototyping and proof of concepts. For enterprise sized solutions, …