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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.

Hawaii Tsunami Proves Social Media Power Again: Information is a.

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Social media has earned a spot alongside our government planners and traditional news media. Via @Peterliu47 ) Uplift and Closure: Social networks are rich resources in uplifting messages, out of the box solutions, and lovely light-hearted ways to wrap up even the most frightening situations. People also share support and help dispel rumors that create anxiety. Hawai?i

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

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5 Tips for Great Content Curation

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Jobs Events Try Our New Social News App Welcome to Mashable! Thanks for the advice. I am looking to get more involved in the social media community, and the advice provided above is concise and easy to follow. Latest Social Media News. The Social Good Brief. Social Media Lists. Social Network Lists. Flickr. Social Media. Social Good.

What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

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Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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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.

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!

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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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.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Paul Dunay | Social Media.

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Now my whole family is into sailing and racing so its hard to keep up with us. G: How and why did you get into social media business? P: I was an early adopter of podcasting back in 2005. I had worked in a speech technology firm back in 2003 creating MP3 files of our applications – which were really just me and a tech guy recording our voice and mimicking what our speech application would say.

Things to Learn from Hawaii Musicians Using Social Media | Bare.

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Their biases and perspectives are quite different though, and that makes for a good panel that keeps us from drinking just one brand of social media koolaid! The best social site for musicians currently: Reverb Nation. Ken and Jenn recommended getting a presence on several social networks. This is a way to share networks and offer mutual support. Unanimous!)

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.

Independent Hawaii Musician Kenneth Makuakane Thrives on Social Media

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Rox: How long have you been using social media? started using WordPress for my blog after than and going to the Social Media Club meetings to learn more. Rox: What is your larger strategy in using social media? Social media has done that for me – it creates opportunities for younger and older people to connect – they feel like they can talk to you now! Hawai?i

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!

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

Rox Talks Video Ads & Next Level Hawaii

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Next Level Hawaii Conference in April 2010 This is a social media conference coming up soon at the end of April, being organized by Kelly Mitchell, aka @HawaiiRealty on Twitter. focused, and is being paired with extensive opportunities to network and have quality conversations with the speakers. So today I launch what I hope will be regular personal messages from me to you. Hawai?i

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?”

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.

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.

How Young is Too Young?

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Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging > How Young is Too Young? Ben’s blog, which covers entrepreneurship and social media, is wonderful despite him blogging for less than a year (he started shortly after his 16th birthday!). Social media is also a great way to promote your blog posts. Marly : Nine!

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

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

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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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An Open Letter to Facebook

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Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > An Open Letter to Facebook An Open Letter to Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on April 28, 2010 Share I started this letter before f8, so for the record, it’s not about anything new. Unless top-down social business strategy totally stinks, yes. Usually.

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

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.

Ed Morita's Twitter Case Study at Social Media Club Hawaii

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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 > Branding , HowTo , Podcasts , Social Media , Video > Ed Morita’s Twitter Case Study at Social Media Club Hawaii Ed Morita’s Twitter Case Study at Social Media Club Hawaii by Roxanne Darling on April 8, 2009 Ed Morita is the pastry chef at Longhi’s , a popular restaurant in Honolulu. Nom nom! Hawai?i Our dog Lexi does!

Social Media the One Bright Spot for PR Hiring

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Courtesy of Dean Meyers Flickr. One area in PR that is a bright spot in this tough hiring market is social media.  Online recruitment sites are being flooded with social medial positions. At Indeed.com the number of social-media job postings has increased by more than 600 percent, from roughly 3,000 in 2005 to 21,323 as of May 2010. How is PR faring?

knowhow Café: Where smart people go to get smarter about the.

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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 , News , Social Media > KnowHow Café: Where smart people go to get smarter about the social web KnowHow Café: Where smart people go to get smarter about the social web by Roxanne Darling on June 26, 2009 We have the antidote to yesterday’s post on how to learn what you don’t know! Reason to Visit Hawaii? Hawai?i

Latest Online Video Data Shows Strong Growth in Internet TV | Bare.

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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 , Strategy > Thinking About Having Your Own TV Show? Thinking About Having Your Own TV Show? See bar chart above.) has several audio podcasts. He He.

The US Navy is Using Social Media

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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 , Social Media , Video > The U.S. Navy is Using Social Media The U.S. Navy is Using Social Media by Roxanne Darling on August 13, 2009 Here is a brief late night interview with Public Affairs Officer Jason Salata (who manages the @USS_Nimitz twitter account) talking about how the U.S. Check out our photos on Flickr. Hawai?i

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!