I wanted to give everyone a peak into what a regular day for me is and all the different things I do during the day. This a whole day of events from Saturday January 3rd 2009. I plan on doing a weekday Day in the life soon and will post that to the site as well.
A Day in the Life of Mike Gdovin:
7:37- Woke up and Made tea
7:45- Got on Computer and check my email
7:47- Read News on Google Reader
8:05- Watched Scam School
8:22- Created Gdovin Network Page on Gdovin.net
8:32- Renamed “My Sites” Page to Gdovin Network
8:36- Added Gdovin Network Banner to all Gdovin Network sites
9:09-Wrote friend regarding new project we discussed and see if he is ready to begin now or if he wants to hold off
9:15- Shared Google Document of my plans for this project with friend to get plans rolling
9:18- Cleaned out old papers
9:25- Worked on developing new website set to go live sometime between Late January and Early February
9:41- Published first post on New website
9:50- Investgated Screen capture software for Mac
10:06- Tested iShowU HD and was impressed by results, plan to buy soon!
10:08- Researched how to use my own Router with Verizon Fios because Fios router is really bad
10:19- Ate Breakfast
10:45- Writing another article for new website
11:23- Investegated names for new website. I found a great name and cannot wait to announce it with the site!
11:50- Setup Google Analytics on all Gdovin Network sites to replace Statpress extention WordPress for more insightful analytics
12:35- Setup Podtrac Tracker to track downloads for my Audio Podcast The Weekly Spin
1:20- Unpacked from Recent trip from The Poconos that I just got back from yesterday!
1:34- Cleaned Tea Pots and made second batch of tea
1:41- Read new emails
1:49- Wrote email about new method of advertising Gdovin.net
2:00 Read Google Reader news feeds
2:03- Removed unnecessary Google Reader Feeds
2:12- Looked into Google Notebook and discovered it is a great tool that I plan to utilize in the near future
2:13- Checked out Google Site Builder although I do not plan on using it, many people ask me what they should use and I want to see if I shuld suggest Google Sites.
2:16- Decided that Google Site builder is very good for people who want basic web development or do not wish to pay for a full web package
2:19- Went to Adagio.com and put together order from Adgio to restock my Tea
2:33- Downloaded the Weekly Spin Episode 4 to add intro music which was left out by Substitute editor when I was on Vacation. I added music in Audacity and exported it back to a MP3.
2:41- Uploaded new Version of the Weekly Spin to web!
2:46- Double checked that new version worked on site- SUCCESS!
2:50- Browsed LinkedIn
3:36- Continued browsing LinkedIn
3:47- Wrote another new article for new website
4:15: Took a quick snack break while, planing out the rest of the day!
4:25- Put finishing touches on Blog posts I started while on Vacation!
4:50- Set blog release schedule for most of January- there is a lot of good stuff coming
5:07- Updated Personal Events Calendar on Google Calendar
5:16- Cleadedup and fixed Gmail Filters and Labels
5:23 Read More news on Google Reader
5:27- Wrote new blog post on Gdovin.net set to be released in Late January
5:52- Checked Flickr photo statistics
6:05 Looked at Google Adsense earnings from Gdovin.net
6:08- Checked Web Package usage to see how many resource I have availible
6:10 Found Out that I am only using 25% of my allotted disk space!
6:14- Settup Twitter Account for The Weekly Spin
6:35- Cleaning up Tecker 911 episode topics list on Projectpath
6:53- Ate Dinner
7:17- Updated Resume
7:38- Talked to Friends over Instant Messaging
8:13- Read Gooogle Reader news Feeds
9:00- Researched National Wifi Plan and Network Neutrality online, I know so much more now and plan to write about it on Gdovin.net!
9:45- Typed Up A Day in the Life Article
10:07- Watched Tekzilla
10:39- Read Google News feeds on last time!
10:45 Read last email of the Night
10:48- Went to Sleep