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“Social Media Citizens” is under construction

Social Media Citizens

Well the new year is coming along with the new face for Social Media Citizens. If you are reading this blog don't mind a few changes which will take affect in a few forecoming weeks. thank you for your patience, Giedrius

Mad Avenue Blues – The day “Old Media&# died

Social Media Citizens

No serious posts on Fridays !!! Just found this super funny video about changing media on one of the friends wall’s and couldn’t not to share it with you. What do think ?  I bet by next friday it will have over 1 00 000 clicks, wanna bet?

The future of Online Video

Social Media Citizens

Was watching  Paul Sagan (Akamai, CEO) comments about the future of on-line video  and couldn’t agree more that online video still haven’t reached its highs, but it is nearly there. All these video services on the net like  YouTube, iPlayer  and others are redefining our habits, but in my opinion there is more to come.

The future of Online Video

Social Media Citizens

Was watching Paul Sagan (Akamai, CEO) comments about the future of on-line video and couldn't agree more that online video still haven't reached its highs, but it is nearly there. All these video services on the net like YouTube

The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

Social media Citizens wants rewards

Social Media Citizens

If someone really knows Social Media – it's Razorfish. I've been following their reports for the last few years and I always wait for their new report with a bit of excitement as they always have some great insights to share about the

The strategy behind the new Facebook layout

Social Media Citizens

The only reasonable explanation for the recent changes in Facebook layout is actually quite simple – the company is trying to teach its users how to use Facebook. With increasing competition from other social networks like Twitter

Crisis equals Opportunity

Social Media Citizens

Just wanted to share this powerful talk by John Gerzema. He argues that there's an upside to the recent financial crisis – the opportunity for positive change. The interesting point that he makes is that not only businesses can benefit

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Windows 7 Launch Party – most boring viral video ever?

Social Media Citizens

I am not too sure about you but I almost fell a sleep from the curiosity what happens next watching this video. It doesn't tick any boxes for a normal viral video, well maybe one that it is recorded in a “real” setting, with artificial

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A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

The Gadgets of the Future: The Microsoft Courier

Social Media Citizens

It seems that the future for Social Media Citizens looks bright, as so many new gadgets are coming on the market which definitely will make our lives much more easier and interactive. One of them is Microsoft Courier

Twitter parody

Social Media Citizens

No serious stuff for today. Needed to relax and clear my head a bit so was checking out this cool “Top Twitter parody list” on Mashable while accidently received another video from a friend. It's simple, fun and brilliant – really tops

5 reasons NOT to use Social Media

Social Media Citizens

If you are spending a lot of time within the social media properties like Facebook, Twitter and etc. you can easily notice that “Teletubbies” vibe going on – everyone is just so loving, kind and respectful:) Well, let me tell you

“Must-Try” toolkit of Social Media Citizen Vol. 1

Social Media Citizens

toolkit. After a very positive response to “The “Must-Have” Tool Kit of Social Media Citizen“ post on SocialMediaToday.com, I've decided to continue sharing the lists of tools which can add value, help to organize or just to put a smile

“Freemium”

Social Media Citizens

Just wanted to share this Google Talk with Chris Anderson from Wired. really loved the discussion about the free economy and the concept of “freemium”. It seems like all major websites has adopted or trying to adopt this business

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Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Social Media Citizens news: Surprising new data from Facebook

Social Media Citizens

Hi, just some quick news on the table. Well, the last data from [link] just confirms the point made in my earlier post about Social Media Citizens (”Gen X + Gen Y = Social Media Citizens

Social Media Citizens news: Facebook Now Growing by Over 700000

Social Media Citizens

“While Facebook has been growing at around 300,00 to 400000 active users per day for most of the last three quarters, its growth rate seems to have again significantly increased in recent weeks to around 700000 to 750000 new users per

Gen X + Gen Y = Social Media Citizens?

Social Media Citizens

Recently I read quite a few posts identifying the differences between gen Y and gen X. agree that there are some real differences between generations as such, even though I believe that it is not right assumption to target them as two

The “Must-Have” Tool Kit of Social Media Citizen

Social Media Citizens

Before starting the new cycle of posts discussing the startups' which may affect the lives of Social Media Citizens, I decided to share this “Must-have” list of social media tools which have already found their place in our daily

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

Digital Britain – a winding road to the future

Social Media Citizens

Digital Britain report has generated quite a lot of buzz within the UK, as everyone are concerned what's going to happen to this important sector and nobody knows what to expect from the government regarding the future developments and

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Today is the Day – Facebook Usernames

Social Media Citizens

Just a quick post dedicated for Facebook usernames. Today is the day when you can start picking up your username for your “Profile” and “Pages”. There was quite a wide discussion on the blogosphere whether it is a needed update or it

Seth Godin, Tribes and Brand Communities

Social Media Citizens

[youtube=[link]. Was watching this new inspiring TED talk by  Seth Godin and remembered my earlier research about tribes and brand communities which are so important  in analysing the post-modern consumer behaviour. From the marketers perspective it is very important to consider tribal relationships as it may be a powerful tool in building loyalty and trust among the consumers. Even though neo-tribes and brand communities are two different concepts they share very similar features and often are very related to each other.

I dreamed a dream. or How to create a successful viral video?

Social Media Citizens

As Susan Boyle sings I dreamed a dream … Well I dreamed a dream too – I dreamed that this blog would become a place to hear the new changing voices of people (generally known as “consumers” by exploring their likes/dislikes and

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

Marketing reports 2009

Social Media Citizens

Can't believe that the first quater of the year is almost over! Anyways, as the time passes by it brings some new insights about our beloved social media and marketing. have gatehered a few recent reports, which analyze changing

Twitter, Twitter, Twitter

Social Media Citizens

This year is definitely a year of Twitter. The blogosphere has been obsessed by this powerful micro–blogging platform for the last couple of months and it seems there is no end for the discussions. Almost every major media blog or

The Technographics Profile Of The UK Consumers

Social Media Citizens

At the heart of social media strategy lays company's knowledge and willingness to understand its consumer. The correct identification of Technographics profile (the classification proposed by Forresters research) can be a vital element

Social media “Evangelists” are the saint! Not?

Social Media Citizens

The resent blog by Forrester research “Sponsored Conversations: When it's ok to pay bloggers to post” questions the legitimacy of social media enthusiast who become “brand evangelists”. The blogosphere itself created this name so it can

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

Get started on truly maximizing your LinkedIn presence with this informative eBook.

Who are we? or the story of Web 2.0 Citizens

Social Media Citizens

Well, finally i found some time to upload my dissertation online. In order not to bore you till death with one long document i've decided to publish it in a few peaces most relevant to this blog. Today, I decided to share the part from

Social media references

Social Media Citizens

Finally, I've finished my dissertation about social media effects on marketing communications. Soon i will upload it online , but today i decided to share the references from my work. The topic is widely discussed on blogoshpere and etc

11 Sure-Fire Ways to Get Me to Unfollow You on Twitter

Almost Savvy

unfollow. love Twitter, no doubt about it. have found it to be a fabulous tool, through which I've come to know countless brilliant and fascinating people. To me, Twitter is about building relationships. Like all social media tools

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is a guest post by Jesse Stay, founder and CEO of SocialToo.com and all around great Facebook Fan Page coder. He's volunteered to give away a copy of his recent book, FBML Essentials, to two readers. Scroll down to the end of the

11 Tips To Thrive on Twitter | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

twitterfollowme After my post on 11 Sure-Fire Ways to Get Me to Unfollow You on Twitter, many asked that I put together some tips highlighting the best way to get started on Twitter. I'm very happy to oblige

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Back-up Your LinkedIn Information | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

linkedin-image-export-contacts1. Contact information for all of your connections. You've taken great care in building your LinkedIn network of connections because these are the folks you've known throughout your career, those friends

All of Seth Godin's Free ebooks in one place | Shuaism

Josh S Peters

You read that right, I've compiled all of Seth Godin's free ebooks in one big awesome list. Seth Godin is a fantastic source of constant information and wisdom. His blog is incredibly insightful and he produces books and ebook left and

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Google News Optimization Tips

Adam Sherk

This week Google put out a video to give publishers more information on how Google News works and how best to optimize for it. pulled out some of the more useful tips, combining information from some of the slides with additional

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Guest Blogging: The Ultimate Guide

Viper Chill

I try not to sound too egotistical when I say this, but over the past 12 months I have certainly been one of the 'faces of guest posting,' simply because I have