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

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Reply Keith (aka Tsudohnimh) says: July 11, 2009 at 10:31 pm Amen! I use these rules exactly as she stated them. This comment was originally posted on FriendFeed Reply Jim Connolly says: July 11, 2009 at 11:52 pm It’s handy to have a post like the one Irene did, to point noobs at. To me, Twitter is about building relationships. follow most people back who follow me. Seriously.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media > How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page by Tamar Weinberg on December 1, 2009 Share This is a guest post by Jesse Stay , founder and CEO of SocialToo.com and all around great Facebook Fan Page coder.

11 Tips To Thrive on Twitter | Almost Savvy

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31 Responses to “11 Tips To Thrive on Twitter&# Oscar Del Santo says: September 10, 2009 at 6:26 am Great stuff Irene. Reply Irene Koehler says: September 10, 2009 at 9:39 am Thanks so much, Oscar. Reply Judith says: September 10, 2009 at 6:49 am Thanks for putting this together Irene. Reply Irene Koehler says: September 18, 2009 at 5:44 pm Hey, Imran. Take care.

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2009 Tax Deduction Tip for Businesses

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me 2009 Tax Deduction Tip for Businesses February 23, 2009 by Taylor Marek With 2009 comes another year, and with a new year comes taxes. Time for all business owners to pull out their books and tally up everything. But before you send it into the Fed, here is a tip. Have you checked all your expenses? If you haven’t already, sit down with your accountant to see if there are any hidden expenses that could be reported. Mileage?

Back-up Your LinkedIn Information | Almost Savvy

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31 Responses to “Back it Up – Own Your LinkedIn Information&# Simon Hamer says: April 12, 2009 at 4:10 pm Nice piece of advice. Simon Hamer Reply Matthew Stack says: April 12, 2009 at 6:18 pm Hi Irene, Thanks for sending out the information on how to ?back-up? Reply Napoleon B says: April 14, 2009 at 11:46 am Irene, Good info as usual. when meeting?with its author.

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

99 best social-media and PR posts of 2009 – Holy Kaw! The Top Ten Reasons for Building an Online Community in 2009 From Vovici: If you don’t currently have an online community, and you are not thinking of building an online community next year, you should be. ¬ Jack Hadley #5096 December 20th, 2009 at 10:32 pm Thanks for including our blog on your site (#5 above).

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13 Signs That You're At a Tech Conference | Almost Savvy

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Korn says: November 28, 2009 at 5:33 am #14 – Google v Microsoft (or XXXXXXX v Microsoft) is actually a good reason for a fist fight – or its digital equivalent. Reply Su Butcher says: December 9, 2009 at 10:34 am Hi Irene, thanks for this, I’m going to TechCrunch Christmas Crunch next week– it’s my first ever tech event and at least I know not to wear a suit!

Business Cards - So Important or So Over?

Almost Savvy

Posted by Irene Koehler in Business , Networking on March 1, 2009 | 40 responses After spending much time deeply immersed in the high-tech, heavily wired world of virtual networking, it can become easy to overlook some of the “old school&# networking tools. Susan says: March 1, 2009 at 2:13 pm Irene, Timely blog. Reply Jerlyn says: March 3, 2009 at 2:00 pm Great post.

TrueTwit: Managing Spammers on Twitter. Does it Work? | Almost Savvy

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Posted by Irene Koehler in Twitter on July 23, 2009 | 11 responses Note: This was written prior to Twitter’s purge of spam accounts this evening. Ksenia Coffman says: September 19, 2009 at 2:58 am Yeah just got my first TrueTwit validation request — what did I do? fail Reply Irene Koehler says: September 19, 2009 at 2:28 pm Hi Ksenia. Does it Work? Does it Work?&#

Debbie Weil on Corporate Blogging and Social Media

Debbie Weil

Enterprise: List of 40 Social Media Staff Guidelines

laurelpapworth.com

Managing staff who participate in social networks. once had to step in to calm down a forum that was off the charts with negativity and general unpleasant comments. To be even heard, I started to IP and MAC address ban anyone who posted under secondary IDs for the purpose of trolling (making up a temporary persona who’s only purpose is to create negative comments). Opera  [link]. AUSTRALIAN.

Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends by Adam Sherk on October 1, 2009 This week Google started embedding a Hot Trends graph at the bottom of search results pages for queries that fall within their top 100 fastest-rising search terms, as seen in this example screenshot: While checking out search trends is interesting for users, it can also be valuable to publishers. Does this work? Sometimes. So how do you monitor these trends? Very helpful as I only used a couple of these previously.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

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For an additional 500, be sure to visit Master List 2.  And the third 500 has started on Master List 3. To learn how to contribute/edit, visit the Administration page. Wikis  Automotive  United States  David Bausola   Ford   Hurra Torpedo campaign   Presentation sharing  Automotive  United States  Philippe Deltenre   Ford   Where are the Joneses? adenin Facebook Page   Social networks  High Tech  United States  Meryl K. Evans   adenin TECHNOLOGIES Inc. Adenin Twitter   Microblogging / Microsharing  High Tech  United States  Meryl K. Whittemore   ePi Tech Inc.

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Cloud Jacking: 7 Steps to Dominate Your Niche

Viper Chill

target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 64 Comments Dragos Roua says: October 26, 2009 at 11:27 am Yeap,I couldn’t agree more on step 7. From there, there’s little distance to become an authority, and, as we all know, authority sells Reply Glen says: October 26, 2009 at 11:30 am Hey Dragos! Reply Glen says: October 26, 2009 at 11:47 am Thanks Oscar, really glad that you liked it!

A Brief History Of Social Media

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Home Consulting About Contact Subscribe Social Media Rockstar Social Media Blog – ::Social Media Rockstar:: A Brief History Of Social Media by Brett Borders on June 2, 2009 S ocial media isn’t really “new.&# But to me it seems as vintage as the Atari 2600 would to you folks over 40 back in 2009. ©2009 Copy Brighter Marketing WordPress AdminPhone phreaking , or the rogue exploration of the telephone network, started to gain momentum in the 1950’s. Calling a friend in another state could rack up a $40/hr charge.) What’s around the corner?

Why SEO is Easier than Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Tagged as: experience , knowledge , learning , Search Engine Optimization , seo , social media marketing { 5 trackbacks } Daily Digest for December 16th | My Blog December 17, 2009 at 2:02 am SEO vs. Social Media: Which is Better? Reply Tamar Weinberg December 15, 2009 at 11:32 am Kevin, very good point, and one that’s not to be ignored — for the most part. And you should.

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Do You Know Your Employees? Social Intranets As The New Talent Management System

SocMed Sean

Tweet Sean R. Nicholson Imagine, for a moment, that you have accepted a new position as a corporate executive tasked with figuring our how to make your company work better, faster, cheaper. Along with the details of your position, you have been informed that you have access to a wealth of competitive intelligence, product experience, and innovative thinking at your fingertips. Bad situation.

Fire your Director of Social Media!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

At a recent ANA conference I was interviewing Brian Wallace VP of Digital Marketing and Media for RIM when I heard him say “2 years from now- if I still have a Director of Social Media – I should be fired!&# and after thinking about that I can’t help but agree with him. Said differently how do we make social part of the very DNA of the firm? What’s your view? Tweet This! Digg this!

Moments and The Power of Not Laughing

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12 Responses to “Moments and The Power of Not Laughing&# Cath says: November 25, 2009 at 2:23 pm This struck a chord.it is all about those who have no agenda of their own but somehow play an unintentional part in our development and build our self confidence. Reply Irene Koehler says: November 25, 2009 at 3:44 pm You are so right, Cath. December 18, 2009 ? But, I did.

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Definitive Guide to Becoming Likeable Online

Viper Chill

target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 57 Comments Oscar - freestyle mind says: October 21, 2009 at 10:22 am Hey Glen, great post, I’m looking forward for more articles and I’ve also subscribed to this blog. Reply Glen says: October 21, 2009 at 10:25 am Cheers Oscar! Reply Glen says: October 21, 2009 at 11:53 am Thanks Adam, great to be back! Home What the F ? Be natural.

How to Evaluate an Expired Domain Name

Bill Hartzer

A friend recently asked me about a domain name he was thinking of buying. He mentioned that one of the websites he owns and has developed is the name of a city: and he noticed that there is a ‘related’ domain name that is for sale. It used to be on the same topic of the website that he owns, and he wanted to know if he should purchase it and redirect it to his current website. Yahoo!

5 Thoughts from a Veteran Podcaster

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me 5 Thoughts from a Veteran Podcaster December 1, 2009 by Taylor Marek With the last month of 2009 upon us, and after floating around numerous expos and events, I thought I would share some thoughts about our industry as a whole. 1. Our Industry is Maturing Yes, I know this is kind of the obvious one, but it needs to be stated. Remember when Podcast Pickle hit Time Magazine in 2006? We were making headway then. Now the door is wide open. Am I missing anything?

Corporate Social Media Reading List

Koka Sexton

99 best social-media and PR posts of 2009 – Holy Kaw! The Top Ten Reasons for Building an Online Community in 2009 From Vovici: If you don’t currently have an online community, and you are not thinking of building an online community next year, you should be. ¬ Jack Hadley #5096 December 20th, 2009 at 10:32 pm Thanks for including our blog on your site (#5 above).

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LinkedIn Tip - Got Street Cred?

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Posted by Irene Koehler in Business , Career , LinkedIn , Networking on January 2, 2009 | 7 responses There was a time when a recommendation from your mother that you were a real catch was enough of an objective opinion to satisfy others’ due diligence to determine if you were all you claimed to be. Reply Tzechiu Lei says: November 6, 2009 at 4:08 pm Great tip, Irene! of late.

Article Distribution Sites with a PR 3 or Higher | Freelance.

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Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Article Distribution Sites with a PR 3 or Higher by cinta5 on April 23, 2009 Distributing articles can help build links to your website.  Below is a list of distribution sites with a PR of 3 or better. If you have any to suggest that meets this criteria, leave a comment. We are planning to update this list periodically. Owner of LangfordMedia Blog Twitter Technorati Tags: linkbuilding Tagged as: linkbuilding salivafan I really like your blog It has a lot of great information. Thanks!

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Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources

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blog archives about Services Contact Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources February 2nd, 2009 by Robin Broitman Trying to get a handle on how to measure the effectiveness of your social media programs?  Collection of Social Network Stats for 2009 From Web Strategy by Jeremiah: Updated from Jeremy’s 2008 social networking stats. Thanks!

IT'S TIME TO TEACH MARKETING & SALES IN LAW SCHOOL

Myrland Marketing

Here’s what I shared with Bentley:   Bentley, to further this discussion, I will add that just having marketing and business development instruction as part of law school, which I still think is critical, then expecting new lawyers to “get it,&# is also not the solution.     As part of my business major in college, I had to choose 3 minor areas of emphasis. They were management, marketing and sales. As you might expect, I had wonderful instruction in each. Share Share this on del.icio.us Digg this! Share this on Facebook Share this on Linkedin Subscribe to the comments for this post?

Social media and selling snake oil | Sherrilynne Starkie

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A Brief Introduction to The New Community Rules: Marketing on the.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > A Brief Introduction to The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web A Brief Introduction to The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web by Tamar Weinberg on July 15, 2009 Share After years of trial and error and months of writing, The New Community Rules ( O’Reilly link | Amazon link ) has been released, and I wanted to dive into some of the concepts I discuss in the book, many of which I hope to explore in depth in future blog posts.

50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter @ spicedawg56 It is! Yet remember email is a social network. Collectual these folks own social media budgets: LIST [link] in reply to spicedawg56 1 week ago « Community Platform Pricing for New Clients Scorecard: Should Startups Have Community Managers? This way, you’re not randomly choosing tactics without first having a goal in mind. Learn which bloggers might care about your customer.

Gary Hayes Social Media Count

Laurel Papworth

Social Media statistics: Ever wondered how many people are blogging, uploading videos, tweeting right at this very minute ? Here’s a counter that displays growth of Twitter, money spent on Facebook gifts, number of SMS’s sent worldwide second by second. Social Network activity measured in real time. The next question is, what exactly are they doing?  Wasting time at work, discussing the News, sharing communication on a birth, engagement, marriage, death? The interesting story here, for me, is how viral this counter became. You might want to factor that into the social media counter!

#102: Trim Expenses, Daily Time Management, and Can you hear me?

Taylor Marek

September 9, 2009 by Taylor Marek Limited Time offer! Save 20% NOW on BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2009 registration with the code “BWESEP20″ (Offer ends 9-20-2009) Intense week here at college, yet cranked out another episode. Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me #102: Trim Expenses, Daily Time Management, and Can you hear me? Feel free to share what you learn in this episode! Finances : Trim Expenses Setup a plan on a regular basis to evaluate your expenses.

Twitter Direct Messages – Best (and Worst) Practices

Kikolani

When I started out on Twitter over a year ago ( @kikolani ), one of the first things I noticed was my Direct Message box. As I began to follow people, I was excited to get those private messages, assuming people were just that into contacting me after I started following them. They began as simple thank you for following messages, and eventually became a mixture of real messages and automatic ones.

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Video: 2009 in Social Media

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Video: 2009 in Social Media by Pam Dyer on December 30, 2009 Share Rob Cottingham, of the “ Noise to Signal &# Web comic, produced this terrific 8-minute video retrospective of 2009 through the lens of social media. (It’s so chock-full of events that it definitely feels shorter than 8 minutes.)

The Easy Road

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me The Easy Road October 25, 2009 by Taylor Marek Something I’ve been wanting to get off my back for a while now, and I feel inspired to write today. Tell me how many times the easy road has paid off for someone? I can tell you from experience it DOESN’T. Most of the time you just meet the people who are lucky and it paid off for them. Its why they are called “One Hit Wonders&#. Remember Furby ? What about the rest of us? Hard Work. Was it easy?

How To Use LinkedIn Groups To Drive Website Traffic | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / How To Use LinkedIn Groups To Drive Website Traffic | Subcribe via RSS How To Use LinkedIn Groups To Drive Website Traffic August 19th, 2009 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share Everyone knows that Linked In is THE social network for professionals, allowing you to create a living resume, perform targeted job searches, collect recommendations and connect with others.  It wasn’t until recently however that I realized the potential of utilizing Linked In Groups to drive blog traffic. Good Luck!

Debbie Weil on Corporate Blogging and Social Media

Debbie Weil

zilliontv

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me ZillionTV March 4, 2009 by Taylor Marek The television landscape is drastically changing as new digital distribution platforms emerge that enable truly personalized television. ZillionTV is one of those platforms. ZillionTV is a new company joining the digital tv age, but this is more than “digital tv&#. I am actually interested in this service. This is regular tv service, as well as movies, that is streamed over the internet to your television. No cable.

Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28 February 28, 2009 by Taylor Marek Haha, my mind has been wandering all day. think I’ll let it drift for a while… # Ok, I’m going to try something new out at my site. This may or may not fit to my liking… # @ gavinseim I agree, think they are poking around too much and preventing something innovative to happen. link] # @ calilewis Still love the bloopers regardless, thx for making an episode of em! Gratz!!!

Why Apple & Google Win - and Your Company Doesn't

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