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A Personal Review of Avatar

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me A Personal Review of Avatar December 22, 2009 by Taylor Marek I went with a group of friends to see Avatar last night. Avatar began. Spoiler Alert!!!** The Story The story of Avatar goes as follows. He was sent as part of a project, Avatar, to find out about the Na’vi by actually becoming one. Jake and the rest who are in their Avatars try to stop it, but are unsuccessful. We went for the IMAX 3-D version of it. My Story?

How does Avatar apply to Social Media?

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me How does Avatar apply to Social Media? Avatar sure isn’t exhausted on my list, I’m still pulling out some social media goodies for you to enjoy! Here are a couple more… The first post I wrote on my review of Avatar has been getting some good views lately, when the idea struck me to expand upon it. Avatar has now grossed $1 Billion dollars , has been trending on twitter for the past four weeks , and is doing quite well.

Etsy's PR Nightmare: Greeting Cards Making Light Of Rape

Waxing UnLyrical

Walking the transparency talk I WAS going to write about something to do with online integrity, but, like many well-meaning bloggers, I got side-tracked by my Twitter feed. This includes your username, Public Profile , item titles, tags, avatar, banner, and/or shop sections.” If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

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You Finally Have a Google Plus Business Page… Now What?

SocialFish

On Facebook, Edgerank determines if your content is seen in news feeds. Turn your avatar into a gallery – One thing that’s amazing about Google plus pages is that you can upload multiple photos for the main avatar. Tuesday night I had the awesome privilege of hanging out with Marc Pitman and Nathan Hand on Google Plus. So you have a Google Plus Page… Now What?

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Eleven Ways Facebook Page Timelines Change Your Content Strategy

SocialFish

The News Feed – The the content strategy for the newsfeed focused on engaging Facebook fans in the hopes that greater awareness would be spread through virality. Simplify Your Profile Picture – The new profile picture (AKA avatar) is now 180 pixels square. The new Facebook page timeline layout changes the way your organization needs to think about content.

Seven Elements of a LinkedIn Audit to Improve Brand Consistency

Spin Sucks

Your LinkedIn profile photo acts as your avatar across the site, showing up in search results, your connections’ news feed, and any comments you make. By Erika Heald. Whenever I start a new job, one of the ways I get to know my fellow colleagues is to take a tour through their social media networks and complete a LinkedIn audit. LinkedIn Audit: Seven Profile Elements to Review.

Introducing Ello, the New Ad-Free Social Network

Bill Hartzer

If someone you’re following or “friends” with posts or says “ello”, then you’ll see it in your feed. I won’t get into all of the Ins and Outs of Ello and how it works, that’s already been done by Mark Traphagen. As for friending people, keep in mind that you can add someone as a friend or ‘noise’ You can see either of those feeds.

Your Definitive Guide to Social Media Image Sizes

Convince & Convert

These images appear both on your timeline and in most of your followers’ News Feeds. Your profile photo will be visible on your profile, in-feed, and next to a link in the “Who to follow” box. In-Feed Photos. As of June 9, 2015, Instagram updated its profiles, feeds, and hashtag pages with a flat, minimal design. Avatar (Profile Photo). Pretty handy, huh? We

10 Twitter Tips to Make Friends

Ari Herzog

Over-zealously can seem spammy; and users don’t take kindly to their feed being clogged up with un-relenting gibberish. I’m still getting to grips with this concept and I find that I’m perhaps a little too wary of bugging people with nonsensical chatter and the monotonous events of my day. Link to your Twitter feed on your other social profiles. Choose a good avatar. Thanks!

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

Almost Savvy

Yeah, I don’t really know what you’re wearing, or not, when you’re actually tweeting, but please put some clothes on that avatar. You have the default Twitter avatar or are using a photo of your dog. If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed ! To me, Twitter is about building relationships. follow most people back who follow me.

Twitter Brand Pages are Pointless

Spin Sucks

” I think it comes right after the passage about, “Thou shall pick one avatar and stick to it, or your followers won’t know who you are and will think you’ve died in a horrible llama herding accident.” Brian Meeks   has delusions of novelist, which he feeds by authoring Henry Wood Detective Agency. Today’s guest post is written by Brian Meeks.

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15 Tips To Optimize Your LinkedIn Initiative

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Worse again is using a photograph that looks totally different to your photograph on Facebook or Twitter avatars. Get my Internet Marketing newsletter , buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed. This is a guest post by Lior Levin. LinkedIn has enjoyed explosive growth since its debut in 2003. Add Your Personality.

Color Clash: Pink or Purple?

Waxing UnLyrical

October 25th, 2010 Tweet A couple of weeks ago, I noticed my friend Kim Wells was sporting a purple ribbon on her Twitter avatar. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Ever-curious, I asked why. In the non-profit/cause marketing world, most notably pink, and thus breast cancer. Or, at least, I thought I did. Orange?! Pink v.

Seven Steps To A Better Facebook Business Page

Waxing UnLyrical

The reason I suggest this is, as I wrote on BNET: By giving yourself the option to post to your business page as yourself, you are increasing the chances that your post will show up both in your friends’ personal news feed, as well as that of anyone who’s “liked” your page. Adjust your Page’s news feed settings. Facebook, my Facebook, wherefore art thou, Facebook? mean, really?!

Micro Persuasion: Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This post has several parts. * The Core Philosophy: Google Reader is a database and a feed reader. Continually add tons of feeds in organized, methodical way. The Core Philosophy: Google Reader is a database and a feed reader. Most people who use RSS readers do so with the intent of subscribing to an aggregated river of news feeds, persistent searches and blogs. Thanks!

Facebook Home – The Pursuit of Social WOW for Brands

Blue Focus Marketing

The following four features help to create a more immersive mobile social experience: Cover feed: As the press release states, “Cover feed is for those in-between moments—like waiting in line at the grocery store or between classes—when you want to see what’s going on in your world.” On April 12, in an exclusive partnership with AT&T, HTC released the exciting new HTC First.

Micro Persuasion: Three Little Tips for Capturing Info Bits Quickly

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You can star items and even subscribe to either your history or these bookmarks as a feed. Annotate Bookmarks and Feeds with a Private Friendfeed Room. The second way to use this is to start importing RSS feeds into a private room. You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post. Blog RSS Feed. Comment Feed. Its invaluable.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Can you please share your Twitter feeds on LinkedIn? Also, you should consider sharing your Twitter feeds and Facebook updates on your blog’s sidebar. If you are AT&T and your avatar was the face of your CEO, you’re doing it wrong. Follow him on Twitter. If you look around the social web a lot like me, you will agree that most social media campaigns suck.

20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools

Pamorama

Unique features like avatar mouse-overs that give more details about that user’s relevant tweets make Twazzup a surprisingly powerful and valuable social media monitoring tool. link] How to Use Twitter Analytics Apps to Manage your Feed — 2moroDocs [.] 20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools [.] How is your brand perceived? What are people saying about you and your products?

Klout: A Call To Inaction

Spin Sucks

We wizards of Twitter , don’t just interact with the tiny little avatars, we get to know them. Brian Meeks   has delusions of novelist, which he feeds by authoring Henry Wood Detective Agency. Today’s guest post is written by Brian Meeks. Throughout the land a strange fog settled in. It sapped the strength of all who took notice. digress. cents per unit or $1.89

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How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Here are some tips you can apply to your Facebook marketing strategy that will put your Facebook Page leaps and bounds ahead of the competition: Maximize Your Avatar Visibility Profile pictures on Facebook can have a maximum size of 200×600 pixels. Everyone’s “home&# page is unique to them based on their news feed. Marketers love Facebook. Now click “Close&#.

Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you?

Taylor Marek

and Why Google Wave? (1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you? Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you? Entrepreneurs make the jobs that employees run.

11 Tips To Thrive on Twitter | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Leaving the default avatar in place is the kiss of death in terms of getting people to follow you. If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed ! How you set-up and manage your Twitter account has a huge impact on how many people decide to follow you (translation: follow = subscribe and have the chance to read what you post). This is important. Take care. Thanks!

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The Devolving Civility Situation

Geoff Livingston

Says Jay critically, “Why go through the emotional toil of calling someone out face-to-face when we can hide behind our avatars and mobile devices?” The quick payoff of likes, comments, and the resulting endorphine rush feeds snarky and Minnesota Nice postings. That should not be a surprise, people who exist online interact in real life. So why bother? Pick your battles.

How to Turn Your Twitter Profile Page into an SEO Masterpiece

TwiTip

You can even SEO your Twitter pic (avatar)… Yes, you can even SEO your profile picture! Burn Baby Burn… Burn Your Twitter feed: Why would you want to use an RSS feed for Twitter? Well, by using RSS, people can subscribe to your posts (and in this case Tweets) and get instant feeds sent to them. Just like a blogger would use RSS feeds to increase their popularity with search engines and help draw traffic to their blogs, you can use RSS feeds to do the same for your Twitter account. Is my password at risk if I load my twitter feed into FeedBurner?

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

Pamorama

Atom : Web feeds are used by the blogging community to share recent entries’ headlines, full text, and even attached multimedia files. These providers allow other Web sites to incorporate the blog’s “syndicated&# headline or headline-and-short-summary feeds under various usage agreements. Web feeds benefit publishers by letting them syndicate content automatically.

Facebook Home – The Pursuit of Social WOW for Brands

Blue Focus Marketing

The following four features help to create a more immersive mobile social experience: Cover feed: As the press release states, “Cover feed is for those in-between moments—like waiting in line at the grocery store or between classes—when you want to see what’s going on in your world.” On April 12, in an exclusive partnership with AT&T, HTC released the exciting new HTC First.

Is Existing Online a Quest of Loneliness or Giving?

Geoff Livingston

Today you only know avatars, backed by a person who may or may not look and act like that voice online. To better my profession, to market my business, to FEED MY CHILD! Image by Den Den. Do you sense a lack of clear meaning in this online rat race? On one hand, existence stands in its purest form, reasons to be online, missions of the niche! The Rat Race of Likes. Mine is. Or get up?

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Add an avatar and a bio at the minimum. Streaming only your blog’s RSS feed on Twitter. (If you’re following anyone like this, feel free to take my advice and unfollow them right now. Using your Twitter feed as a chat room for conversations that are exclusive in nature and not as a broadcast medium. Would you do the following within real face-to-face relationships?

Social Media Cheat Sheet

Taylor Marek

and Why Google Wave? (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3540) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you? Just a simple, step-by-step action plan on exactly what you need to do? You can get it for a limited time only when you join my Social Media Inner Circle. will lay it all out for you and exactly what you need to do. Click here to cancel reply.

Are You a Productive Reader? - Stepcase Lifehack

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Subscribe to our feed! Get your own Avatars at Gravatars. ABOUT. HOWTO. FORUMS. ADVERTISE. ARCHIVES. PODCAST. WRITERS. CONTRIBUTE. TEMPLATES. CONTACT. SEARCH. ALL POSTS. FEATURED. PRODUCTIVITY. COMMUNICATION. LIFESTYLE. MONEY. TECHNOLOGY. MANAGEMENT. Your ID: Password: Forget your ID or password? Help. -->. Enter your email address: May 23rd, 2008 in Productivity. know you can read.

Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide

Viper Chill

Choose a Profile Picture No matter what your reasons for using the service are, I believe everyone should at least take a minute to update their profile with a picture (also known as an avatar). In other words, your avatar is going to be seen in a lot of places on the service so pick something memorable. Here Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" pages. Want proof? That’s it.

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

mashable.com

Simple things like completing profiles, putting actual pictures in for avatars and posting comments that don’t sound like they’ve been run through a PR filter can help achieve this effect. Have an account? Nothing coming to mind immediately? Me neither. They’re going to start setting the norms in industry for how to do this well.&# You can also download the white paper [.]

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$100,000 in One Week, a Viral Nova Follow-Up

Viper Chill

Daniel confirmed that this is Australian dollars so at the current exchange rate that’s about $90,000 USD. I don’t really doubt Daniel’s claim, partly because his comment actually had an avatar and partly because his site actually looked good. This is essentially because Facebook have limited how much content from brands will show up in a users news feed.

zilliontv

Taylor Marek

and Why Google Wave? (1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you? 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. No cable. No antenna. Thats it!

Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28

Taylor Marek

and Why Google Wave? (1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you? think I’ll let it drift for a while… # Ok, I’m going to try something new out at my site. twitter is filling up my inbox # Finally got a group going on tweetdeck! I’m happy! # @ cstricklin np!

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Videos from Australia

Kikolani

things Avatar taught me about self-improvement – some self-improvement tricks that you can learn from Avatar. Cute Baby Koala Climbs Down Tree Feeding Kangaroos Waves at the Twelve Apostles. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media plus some videos from my trip to Australia on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing.

A Death In The Family. Missing Michael O'Connor Clark

Twist Image

Like you always know what's going on in their world via their updates and feeds. While it's just an avatar, you really do get the sense like you are seeing and interacting with them (even if all you're doing is creeping on their content). Michael was always in my feed. I wish I knew Michael O'Connor Clark better. joined Twist Image in 2002. The company already existed. sort of. Two of my business partners (Aubrey and Mick) were here (Mark joined us a couple of years after me). It was everything from logo and business card design to websites and interactive demos. No stress.

R.I.P. Friendster

Ari Herzog

vertical listing of my avatar, biographical data, friends’ comments, and links to their profiles encompassed Friendster’s simplicity. When the news feed arrived at Facebook , Friendster (and Myspace) began to die. This month marks the final chance for you to view my Friendster profile before it will be deleted when the site closes. And so it goes. Media networking

Panasonic Plasma Update

Taylor Marek

and Why Google Wave? (1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you? Well, I have an update to that. I’m a little behind on posting this, but this is roughly a years span from when I first talked about it, to some news coming out about it. And not just by a couple hundred bucks.

#93: 13 Successful Blogging Tips, Business Podcasting, and the.

Taylor Marek

and Why Google Wave? (1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you? Lots of updates and changes to the site, and plenty stuffed into this episode. First off, my start into the video realm came on May 19 with the launch of the TaylorMarek20 Vlog. Take a listen and tell me what you think.

Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center

Buzz Marketing for Technology

scan 275 RSS feeds in Google Reader and I use dozens of bookmarklets and shortcuts to help me manage it all. The Toolbar then automatically feeds it into a new message. Some enterprising folks have taken data feeds from the BBC and CNN and ported them to Twitter. As I write this post, Defamer is providing live updates from the Academy Awards and these are streaming into Gmail as IMs. (Be sure to turn off SMS alerts if you use these feeds since they will pile up.). you can feed these into Gmail automatically too. This works for any RSS feed, not just bookmarks.

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

The always insightful Pam Dyer embeds and summarizes a video from John Hayden demonstrating how to create saved searches (for your brand, competitors, industry terms, etc.) in Twitter, track URL mentions, create feeds from searches and more. David McClellan presents an outstanding to optimizing all of the elements of your Twitter profile (name, bio, avatar, URL and feed) for search.

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