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Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

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Iceland have turned to social media to ask the population to crowdsource writing Iceland’s new constitution. The main online community Facebook – and other social networks such as Twitter, YouTube, Flickr and Livestreaming – have been appropriated for the Icelandic Government’s communications channels to it’s own people. And so on.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

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Covering social media business strategy and personal power. 100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media. really nice layout doesn’t have to cost a lot, but shows you’re more than a social media dabbler. Passports are accounts on other social networks and social media platforms. Twitter.com is a must if you have a social media audience. Facebook and/or MySpace are useful social networks where you can build outposts (see next list). Get a Flickr account for photo sharing. account for social bookmarking.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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Sign in All Social Media Tech & Gadgets Business & Marketing Video Mobile Dev & Design Media Social Good Startups Classifieds Trending Stories Sorry, This is Not the End of the PC Era [OPINION] 11 How Are People Using Twitter? As publishers continue to rely on the outside social web to foster their communities, they often witness dire consequences. Have an account?

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

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HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers

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Sign in All Social Media Tech & Gadgets Business & Marketing Video Mobile Dev & Design Media Social Good Startups Classifieds Trending Stories Sorry, This is Not the End of the PC Era [OPINION] 30 How Are People Using Twitter? However, social media badges are often maligned as boring or weak. Sign in with Facebook or Twitter to get started! Have an account?

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Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Twitter List Directory Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky DynDNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Social media has come of age. link] [.]

Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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); // Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky Dynect DNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Can effective social media drive your business growth?

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5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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Keynote: The Social Web Is More Than Tweets the Eye | Bare Feet Blog

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First let me thank Quincy Solano and team from Technology News Bytes and our own Social Media Club Hawaii for creating a high energy event! That is the “Psychic Friends Network&# for real. Some from clips I had in my archive from 3-4 years ago, some from YouTube, some new video slide shows I made using photos from HawaiiIRL.com and also from Flickr. Go Outside My Network.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

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Jobs Try Our New Social News App Welcome to Mashable! Andrew Blau is a researcher and the co-president of Global Business Network in San Fransisco. It used to be that making and moving information was so expensive that the question of who was going to get permission to speak was a central social and political issue. Interested in more Social Media resources? Flickr.

7 Strategies for Growing Community on Your Blog

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The story need not be long or highly personal story – it could simply be sharing how you did something in your business (you’ll see me do this below when I talk about how on dPS we added a Flickr Group to dPS as an intermediate step on the way to starting a forum). I use personal language. It actually began as a series of blog posts that I put together over a month in 2005.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary by Pam Dyer on June 30, 2010 Share The social media landscape is changing quickly, and it’s filled with terms that are strange to those who aren’t familiar with it. Use it to condense long URLs and make them easier to share on social networks like Twitter.

2 Different Tales of Blog Growth

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Back then (it was 2005), nobody was making money from blogs (or if they were, they weren’t talking about it) so it was news that quickly got passed around. It was picked up by quite a few other bloggers but also went viral on Slashdot, which was the closest thing that there was to social bookmarking back then. We had days of significant traffic from sites like Lifehacker and social bookmarking sites like Digg, but in general this type of traffic didn’t hang around. “What was ‘the tipping point’ for your blog?”

How To Record Video with Multiple Inputs | Bare Feet Blog

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at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? Rescue Time to the Rescue Independent Hawaii Musician Kenneth Makuakane Thrives on Social Media Explore Our Topics Activism Aloha Audio Branding Gossip 2.0 The photo here is my friend Todd Cochrane who is a pro. There is secret though. Mahalo!

Why I Rarely Answer My Phone | Bare Feet Blog

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In these busy times, I am ever more committed to using my time efficiently, as the various social web communities would otherwise tug at me literally 24/7. I not only would be severely lacking in sleep and recreation, I would not be getting anything done! Photo Credit: Mute by woodlywonderworks on Flickr. Consider this yet another free tip from your early adopter, Rox. Good article.

Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions

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On the other hand, my first ever interaction on AOL was with someone who was separated from my social network by only one degree. I was 12 at the time, it was 1993, and AOL cost $5.95/hour (after a flat rate of $9.95 Social media was always social , just not with that funny name. True *social* contact online for me began with listservs in 1993. Thanx!

Why I Did Not Freak Out Over My Stolen iPhone | Bare Feet Blog

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In the case of my stolen wallet, all I had to do was call one number at AMEX, and they would cancel all credit cards associated with my social security number (or only a subset if so requested on the phone) “immediately.&# The cacth here is that I did have a Visa/debit card from my business checking account in my wallet. could then follow it to the back yard of a specific residence.

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Hawaii Restaurant Association Links and Resources

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REPUTATION MANAGEMENT: Real Time Search – Social Mention Track what people are saying about you, your company, a new product, or any topic across the web’s social media landscape in real-time. Social Mention monitors 80+ social media properties directly including: Twitter, Facebook, FriendFeed, YouTube, Digg, Google etc. Share/Bookmark Thanks for reading!

Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King

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Flickr photographers make content. Social media superstars are able to create visibility though leadership and personal brand value with ubiquity of voice. Reply 0 0 Flag as Offensive Douglas Girvin (URL) on Jun 21, 9:27 PM said: @ Dr. Obvious : And isnt this also just a redux of Clay Shirky circa 2005 to present? The most watched shows are from the televisions networks.

Free Idea: Podcaster-in-Residence Saves Hawaii Tourism?

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Social Media , Strategy > Free Idea: Podcaster-in-Residence Saves Hawaii Tourism? Free Idea: Podcaster-in-Residence Saves Hawaii Tourism? He He. Hawai?i

Ethics in Social Media: A Glossary | Bare Feet Blog

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It’s a hot topic all around, as social media lends itself to some highly unethical practices and characters! The good news though, is that the conversational nature of the social web exposes many of these deliberate and accidental faux pas so the rest of us can learn from them. First – The Guiding Principles of Social Media Transparency, Truth, and Trust. Hawai?i

Blog Marketing Tactics - 10 Tested, Proven Ideas

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And I don’t think I’d be nearly as effective in my recommendations if I wasn’t also an active participant of the social web. I may be biased, but if you are client-side and working with consultants advising you on digital but they don’t participate personally – ask yourself:  shouldn’t they ? External networks should be secondary calls-to-action.

Social Media: Making Business Fun Again | Bare Feet Blog

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Along comes social media which is so conversational, creative, interactive, mostly free and bam! As head of the local chapter of Social Media Club, I was contacted by Steve Ziemba at WOMMA – the “official&# organization promoting best practices in word-of-marketing marketing, to help spread the word about their current award campaign, the WOMMY Awards. Amazing! Hilarious!

Advice for a New Internet Marketer (or How to Spot Internet.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With Internet Marketing, there are many ways to go, from affiliate marketing to SEO to social media to email marketing. All  social media etiquette rules were not heeded to. Social Media Marketing : In social media marketing, you are tasked with leveraging the social space through its media to market your products. For me, that’s social media marketing.

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Blog World Expo '08: Finding Your New Media Voice

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at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? Rescue Time to the Rescue Independent Hawaii Musician Kenneth Makuakane Thrives on Social Media Explore Our Topics Activism Aloha Audio Branding Gossip 2.0 Click on the image above to view her presentation online. Hawai?i Our dog Lexi does!

Maui Visitors Bureau Explains How to Manage Risk and Social Media.

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and Keliʻi Brown of the Maui Visitors Bureau over at the Ulupalakua Ranch on Maui. I had been hired to create, staff, and execute a Social Media Campaign for the Bureau, all in the span of less than six weeks. at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? Hawai?i Our dog Lexi does!

Cam Conversation: Business Travel to Hawaii, NextLevelHI, Facebook.

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Links Mentioned: Aliza Sherman – “Social Media Talent Exchange&# (I love that idea!) at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? You can follow and connect with Shane on Twitter , LinkedIn , Flickr , The Reef , Viddler , Facebook , Upcoming , and at his neglected blog.

Your Personal Brand is an Opportunity for Freedom

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The social web is all about connecting with others and having conversations. Every email you send, every screen name you create, every network you join, and the people with whom you connect, all add to the collective definition of who you are as perceived by others. Here is a little blurb I wrote for their newsletter as supporting inspiration. just did! This is incredibly liberating!

Join us at Social Media Club Hawaii Chapter

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Now is a good time to sign up to receive new articles by email as soon as they are published or subscribe to our RSS feed. { 3 comments… read them below or add one } Damon Tucker June 22, 2009 at 12:50 am Is there a quick and easy way to find Big Island residents that are really tied into social media? The Hawaii chapter meets on the second Friday of each month. Many thanks. Hawai?i

I'll Be at Social Media Club Hawaii April 10; Will You?

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Activism , Aloha , News , Speaking > I’ll Be at Social Media Club Hawaii April 10; Will You? I’ll Be at Social Media Club Hawaii April 10; Will You?

Rox is LIVE on the Andy Bumatai Show Today

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Social Media , Speaking , Video > Rox is LIVE on the Andy Bumatai Show Today Rox is LIVE on the Andy Bumatai Show Today by Shane Robinson on May 19, 2009 LIVE today, May 19, 2009, at 1pm Hawaii time. at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k?

Managing & Maximizing Your Online Identity

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > HowTo > Managing & Maximizing Your Online Identity Managing & Maximizing Your Online Identity by Roxanne Darling on November 25, 2008 I will be discussing this topic in a free, online webinar November 25, 2008 at 11 am EST/ 6 am HST. hope you will join me! Mahalo and thank you to BrightTALK for inviting me to present on this topic. Hawai?i

Yes We Can

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at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? Rescue Time to the Rescue Independent Hawaii Musician Kenneth Makuakane Thrives on Social Media Explore Our Topics Activism Aloha Audio Branding Gossip 2.0 Go Obama! Go people! Love, Roxanne and Shane Share/Bookmark Thanks for reading! Hawai?i

@Shane Talks Video with @andybumatai

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Gossip 2.0 , Speaking > @Shane Talks Video with @AndyBumatai @Shane Talks Video with @AndyBumatai by Roxanne Darling on March 17, 2009 Andy Bumatai is a well known comedian from here in Hawaii who has upgraded his personal brand to version 2.0. Bare Feet Studios partner Shane Robinson is a guest today. Share/Bookmark Thanks for reading! Hawai?i

24 Hour Podcast - Raising Funds for Disabled Veterans

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at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? Rescue Time to the Rescue Independent Hawaii Musician Kenneth Makuakane Thrives on Social Media Explore Our Topics Activism Aloha Audio Branding Gossip 2.0 Show is over; streaming window removed. You can find old link here though. So we can.

techzulu Interview with Rox and Shane

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > News , Speaking , Video > TechZulu Interview with Rox and Shane TechZulu Interview with Rox and Shane by Roxanne Darling on November 13, 2008 It’s not often that we see Shane in front of the camera! at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? Hawai?i

Hawaii Musicians & Film Makers: SXSW Wants You!

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > News > Hawaii Musicians & Film Makers: SXSW Wants You! Hawaii Musicians & Film Makers: SXSW Wants You! You never know what might happen in Austin!

What If Savings Investments Were More Like Blogs?

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Money Matters , Tech Tools > What If Savings Investments Were More Like Blogs? What If Savings Investments Were More Like Blogs? What about you? Hawai?i

How to Promote Yourself Using Social Media for HCRCA | Bare Feet Blog

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Promote Yourself with Social Media People Talk. Online Networking You’re invited! Social Media Club Hawaii Chapter Note: All links open in a new window! at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? Where would be without them?! You can download the PDF of my slides here.

Social Media Club Hawaii Celebrates Ma Ka Hana Ka ?Ike

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It is part of a international nonprofit organization of social media practitioners and exists to develop and share best practices and ethics on the social web. We would walk them through the stages of setting up the social web assets. We also hooked up their Twitter and Facebook accounts so the content cross-posts to both social networks. Flickr account.