TWIST IMAGE | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
[Blog] A Ticket To Discovery
From the shortest tweet to a long-form video or extended blog post. blog post. At 5:15 am. My car drove alongside the train track down towards the highway heading to the airport for my early morning flight. This train track connects many suburbs to the downtown core of Montreal. It's at the end of my corner and you would never know it. Montreal is known for its subway system (we call it the metro), but it also has these trains. This one track, in particular, is electric. Many people ride it. never have. The train ride is about five minutes. Take the train. Destination: unknown.
DREW'S MARKETING MINUTE | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2010
[Blog] Smart reads that will make you DO
Note: If you read their blog Signal vs. Noise -- much of this will sound familiar. I've read some really fantastic books lately and I want to share three of them with you. Each one is very different but has one thing in common -- they will make you want to try something new or do something different. That's actually about as high a compliment as I can give a business book. It inspires me to DO something in a better, smarter, more creative, more profitable, more giving way. They get us to DO. Do that well….and
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, JULY 10, 2013
[Blog] Should You Care About Instagram Video?
There have been lots of breathless blog posts recently that attempt to pit Vine and Instagram video in a head-to-head battle, as if we must choose in a beta vs. VHS way. >>>Blog posts. 'In this edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget about Instagram video, and whether we should care as marketers. Are We Asking the Wrong Question? This is not the case. Youtube and Vimeo (and Wistia) co-exist. Everything new doesn’t have to kill something old. >Illustrated manuscripts. >>Books. AOL chats. >Text messages. >>Tweets.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2015
[Blog] The Most Important Content Marketing Skill and How to Master It
Do you think about creating community on your blog? 'You’ll need a number of skills to master content marketing. The most important of them is teaching. Content Marketing Institute’s Joe Pulizzi hit the concept squarely with his post “Why Education is a Powerful Content Marketing Strategy: 17 Examples.” As usual, Joe’s lesson was off-the-charts. also loved the commentary stream that followed, especially this: The post inspired me to write a “how to teach effectively” article featuring the ideas of two experts on the subject of learning: my daughters. Ask your audience. Fun It Up.
SOSHABLE | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2012
[Blog] Vanity URLs On Google+ Could Cost You
Original article about Google+ charging for vanity URLs posted on Wikimotive’s blog under the title Google May Charge For Vanity URLs. Earlier this month, Google (specifically Google+) started rolling out vanity URLs. Before the vanity URL, you were identified by a long numeric string, not exactly a great thing to throw on a business card. The new vanity names are instead located at plus.google.com/ +USERNAME, are being made available to certain people. Of course, they all must be approved by Google before they go live.
CHARLENE LI | THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 2010
[Blog] Help make “Open Leadership” a bestseller - Founder of Altimeter.
Home Blog Open Leadership Groundswell Resources Engagements News About Charlene Help make “Open Leadership a bestseller I’m looking forward to finally launching my new book, Open Leadership. could never have gotten to this point without the help of many, many people, and especially you, the long-time readers of this blog. Tell your Twitter followers, blog readers, Facebook friends, LinkedIn contacts. If you write a review on a blog, photos and images are available on the reviewer resource page of this site. So a big thank you!
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2015
[Blog] No One Knows Who You Are
Even if they have heard their names, they don’t care about someone’s big blog or Instagram profile. 'It’s funny how some people feel an online profile is the most important part of their career today. Building a business or a career based on an online reputation instead of an the actual product or service can only lead to difficulties. As shocking as it may to many big online influencers, a lot of people don’t know who they are. don’t care how big you are online — in your community or nationally — you have to assume no one knows who you are.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | MONDAY, JANUARY 5, 2015
[Blog] “So What?” is the Big Trend of 2015
Read all five of Geoff’s 2015 predictions on the Cision blog. 'It wouldn’t be early January without a few predictions about what the new year will hold for the industry. In fact, I am preparing a presentation on the Near Future of Media for a DC AdClub event at the Newseum this January. And without further ado, let’s get to the big trend for 2015. No matter how often I consider Watches , fancy apps , and the Internet of Things, I find myself meandering back to data and how it is forcing marketers to answer the question, “So what?” Budgets will get cut.
FEVER BEE | MONDAY, APRIL 29, 2013
[Blog] Community Growth Hacking
You can launch blogs, host competitions, comment on other blogs, review books, and plenty more. 'When you launch a community, you face a chicken and the egg problem. Nobody wants to join a community until there is activity there. However, the people most likely to join and participate in your new online community are those that already know and like you. Initial growth to communities originates from your existing contacts. To conquer the chicken and the egg problem, you need to foster a large number of existing contacts. Make sure your name is recognized within that sector.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 2014
[Blog] Everything You Need to Know About Nurturing Influencer Relations
To emphasize the value in personal communication with people your brand works with, I talked to Tiffany Merritt author of blog Stuff Parents Need. 'Image via StuffParentsNeed.com Yesterday, I posted on a stellar event that Unclaimed Baggage put together to appeal to local bloggers and earn some authentic coverage for their brand. If you missed it, check it out here and then come back to this post and join me discuss the value in nurturing the relationships with all of the people in your brand’s network. Yes, to me they are ALL influencers.) Cheers to mutually beneficial relationships!
STAY N' ALIVE | MONDAY, JANUARY 4, 2010
[Blog] Spreading the Word Through A Unique, Twitter-based Affiliate Program
Here’s how it works: You use one of the links below, replacing the “Jesse as the value of the twitter_user parameter with your own Twitter screen name, and share that link with your friends on Twitter, Facebook, or even your blog or website! Just this last weekend we gave you ways that you could purchase our daily stats e-mail (and soon our other services) for your friends and family as well as yourself. We’ve seen an increase in sign ups since then, so we know our users love to share. Today, we’re going to introduce a unique way to reward you for sharing.
ENGAGING BRAND | SUNDAY, JANUARY 10, 2010
[Blog] 10 C's of Employee Engagement - The Engaging Brand
Blog powered by TypePad Member since 04/2006 Search Connect with me on Social Media Training Hire me Subscribe in a reader Recent Posts Show 303 - The New Social Learning Concept How Not to Become Boring. The Engaging Brand Home Podcast Online Social Media Training Speaking Contact & Bio Subscribe/RSS « Snow way to create change. Main | Show 279 - Jack Trout on Marketing » 10 Cs of Employee Engagement Be clear about your expectations Be clear about their expectations Be consistent to the values. Values are for all and are not optional depending on your job title! Be caring.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30, 2010
[Blog] 5 Ways I’m Using Facebook to Drive Traffic, Build Brand and Increase Reader Engagement
I was always a doubter when it came to using Facebook to promote a blog. However in the last few months things have changed – Facebook has become HOT for me, at on my photography blog. All the action happens on the Digital Photography School Facebook page where the bulk of what happens is simply us pulling in new posts from the blog as status updates using the ‘Networked Blogs’ application – however in the last few months we’ve also started to try a little more reader engagement. Post from: Blog Tips at ProBlogger. Promotions.
SPIN SUCKS | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2014
[Blog] The Spin Sucks Inquisition: March through December
August 8: Mack Collier , a blogging rockstar. 'By Gini Dietrich. It’s the last Friday work day of the year and, if you’re like me, you’re running around finishing work projects and trying to get some last minute shopping done. Because of that, we didn’t think it’d be fair to introduce you to someone completely new in the Spin Sucks Inquisition, for fear they might not get as much attention as they would on a normal Friday. The Spin Sucks Inquisition 2014 List. Here are the 36 Inquisitees of 2014. August 22: Danny Brown , my friend and a fierce competitor.
SPIN SUCKS | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2014
[Blog] The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Carrie Morgan
You can find her on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , Google+ , Pinterest , on #PRProChat , and on her blog. 'By Gini Dietrich Hey, Carrie Morgan ! How did we meet? can’t remember! Hang on. did a #FollowFriday on her exactly one year ago (how weird is that coincidence?). Let’s see if it says how we met. Totally doesn’t say. We’re both communicators so it has to be that she stumbled on Spin Sucks or I stumbled on Rock The Status Quo and the rest, as they say, is history. mean, I make my team call me that, but I sign their paychecks. Why Does Spin Suck?
CREATIVE RAMBLINGS | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2012
[Blog] This week in social media (November 5-9, 2012)
This week in social media (November 5-9, 2012) was written by Cendrine Marrouat for her social media blog, Creative Ramblings. If you like this post, you will probably enjoy her latest eBook, The Little Big eBook on Blogging: 40 Traffic Generation Tips , available on Amazon! In social media, there is never a dull moment! Check out the list of headlines below. Great Resources Miscellaneous News social media headlines
CHRIS BROGAN | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2015
[Blog] Content Marketing as a Food Truck: Rethinking Content Marketing In A World of Splintered Attention
What seems most true, however, is that hardly anyone stops by someone’s actual blog any more (or say “site” in case you bristle at the word “blog.”) ”) If people aren’t visiting blogs directly any more, what do we do? 'With well over a billion users, Facebook must easily rank as most people’s “where I see interesting stories and click” tool of choice. Sure, us nerds might point to Feedly or Flipboard, but that’s not “most people.” ” That’s the enlightened. contentmarketing
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2013
[Blog] Whittle: How To Write a Novel
write a blog on my agency website www.williamswhittle.com called “Tales of a Mad Man”. My most popular blog by far was “ Mad Men Battle the Elements ”, the story of my partners and me sailing through the edge of a hurricane from the Chesapeake to Bermuda. 'The following is a guest post by Rob Whittle , who recently published his first novel Pointer’s War. know Rob from the local DC marketing community (he is CEO of Williams Whittle ), and the book looks awesome. Any book that features both Lucky Lucciano and Nazis has to be interesting. Here you go! by Rob Whittle. novel?
INBLURBS | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2010
[Blog] How to get more Sales and Customers with Inbound Marketing
The most widely used inbound marketing strategies are blogging, creating business leads through social media, Search Engine Optimization and Web marketing. Creating your own Website or blog. Inbound Marketing is the new strategy of marketing through Internet. Inbound marketing gives qualitative leads with using very little resources in terms of money, time, human resources and it is much more easier than outbound marketing which needs more resources and time. Simple tips to increase sales and customers through Inbound marketing. This is one of part of Web marketing.
SOSHABLE | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2012
[Blog] How-To Never Miss a Profile Update again on Facebook
Read more Social Media News on the Soshable Blog. Facebook can easily become cluttered as the newsfeed moves in real-time which means that you could be missing some great content from your family and friends. We have ditched checking out profiles from long ago and rarely want to go hunting through someone else’s profile daily (even though the timeline has organized it better for us on Facebook, we just simply do not have the time). Besides, one friend turns into too many and Facebook already eats up a lot of our time. Here is How-To Never Miss a Profile Update again on Facebook.
SCOTT GOULD | MONDAY, AUGUST 9, 2010
[Blog] Ecosystems: Riding on Them, and Creating Them
As a leading and thinking person, your input here is valued and adds to the discussion and to this blog. Focus in on ecosystems right now, and use these points to help the discussion: On a smaller scale, are blogs working as ecosystems? This thought comes from Scott Gould 's thinking blog for thinking people. My friend Chris Brogan wrote a thinking peice last month on “ Amazon and the Kindle Conspiracy that many overlooked but I think warrants a deeper leadership discussion. He talks about how the Kindle also isn’t just a phyiscal device. You get the idea.
ABSOLUTE PA | FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
[Blog] Twitter Tip: Discover The Activity Tab
While you’re there, if you follow anyone or click on a link you like – don’t stay invisible, take visible action by introducing yourself to the person you follow, comment on their blog or retweet the message. Have you checked out your Activity tab in Twitter recently? It’s filed in the Discover area of your profile and provides a snapshot of what your followers are up to. Not what they’ve tweeted but actions they’ve taken like new people they’re following and tweets they’ve favourited or retweeted. You need to… Take Action!
SOCIAL WAYNE | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2011
[Blog] Day 17: People of color impacting the social web – Brent Leary #28DaysofDiversity
For day 16 , I would like to introduce to some and present to others: Brent Leary Twitter: @BrentLeary Website/Blog: [link] Bio Brent Leary is a crm industry analyst, advisor, author, speaker and award winning blogger. He blogs at BrentLeary.com, and can be found on Twitter at [link] How can we use technology to close the digital divide? As we all know, February is Black History Month. Even though it’s black history month, the goal for 28 Days of Diversity is to feature not just African-Americans but other minorities in the web/tech space. In 2009 he co-authored Barack 2.0:
DREW'S MARKETING MINUTE | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2012
[Blog] How do you create urgency?
If I were writing ad copy or blog posts about the home show — rather than just pointing out all the booths that were touting re-decorating ideas, I’d focus on the idea that everyone’s home could use a little help here and there…and the result is that you’ll fall back in love with your home. I’ve been in several conversations with clients and other business owners of late all surrounding the issue of creating urgency in potential buyers. You’ve probably found yourself in the same situation. Each of those techniques can and does work. Pretty smart.
DREW'S MARKETING MINUTE | MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011
[Blog] Mix your media for best results
Don’t think it’s all about the money: Keep in mind your Facebook fan page, your website/blog, Twitter, etc. This is not a new notion but when you’re buying/using media — use more than one vehicle and when possible, blend how the information is ingested. In other words, I see/hear your TV spot (or YouTube video), so add in a print element or something online that I can read. Access more of the audiences’ senses for more impact. Having a media mix is very old school but it’s as relevant today as it was back in Ogilvy ‘s day. Think again.
ENGAGING BRAND | MONDAY, AUGUST 13, 2012
[Blog] Social Media Strategy and Creating Moments in Time
need to see time as that continuim each tweet, each update, each blog post.well, it is a moment in time. Time is so precious, time moves so quickly.it moves so quickly but then as Zeno pointed out, movement is an illusion - even an arrow is still frozen any any point in time. Social marketing can feel like that arrow.constantly moving.though some strategies feel lacking the target! To hit the mark at social marketing.we moment which reflects you and a moment of your consumers life. is as necessary to protect our lifetimes scarciest resource then.
LAUREL PAPWORTH | MONDAY, APRIL 11, 2011
[Blog] Online Community Manager – Social Media Business
Also, we managed the Junior Masterchef online communities (Facebook, blogs, forums) and keeping kids safe online against their own efforts! I ‘ve rebranded my Social Media Business podcast last week – let me know what you think! This episode: social network for arty crafty types Etsy.com makes $400m, massively multiplayer online game World of Warcraft makes 1.2 billion (but still deletes my account!). Issues with moving a client from Facebook Personal Profile to Business Page Migration (don’t do it!)
LAUREL PAPWORTH | THURSDAY, JUNE 3, 2010
[Blog] A Nation of Bloggers: Good or Bad?
“I have refused to give interviews because I don’t see myself at the head of a movement, just part of a network, Graunke said on his blog on Wednesday. “It was Jonas Schaible who alerted us to Koehler’s controversial comments by writing on his blog and twittering to the editorial staff. “But what is interesting is the exchange between blogs and established media, showing that a forgotten issue can come back, and that journalists’ mistakes … can be rectified, Schmidt told AFP. Is it the savior that some are touting it as? Web 2.0
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
[Blog] How to Create Living Content to Boost Brand Reputation and Visibility
If we’re very lucky, there’s also “I shared” or “I commented” and maybe, just maybe, “I subscribed to the blog.”). The idea is to keep your blog post or e-content updated so that it continues to be the reliable resource for others. Let’s picture a world of living content: You write a blog post about the top 10 WordPress plugins for SEO. Barring that, you can invite people to use the comments on your blog to make suggestions. You can connect with her on Twitter , Google Plus , or at the Clipsi Blog. 'Image via BigStockPhoto.com. Include share options.
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2012
[Blog] On Social Media Tools, Noise, and Experience
friend of mine, Mack Collier, earlier this month wrote a blog post on whether marketers should use social media personally before they use it professionally ? I was driving through the Florida Everglades last week when I thought, “How in the hell does someone survive and get around out here in this vast expanse of nothingness?” ” Which made me immediately draw a relation to the water that surrounds the glades being the internet so to speak, and the wispy reeds of sea grass or whatever the hell it is, being your customers or users of the internet. Not at all.
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2012
[Blog] The Empowered Consumer Needs An Empowered CPG
Brian Solis from Altimeter Group used the term empathetic business models in a recent blog post titled, A Critical Path for Customer Relevance, Part 1 , and though it sounds good and I would like for all businesses to “be” that in the end. prefer not to use it to describe an ideal business model, as much as I think it’s more of an idealistic business model, and I think he knows this. It is a considerable move and the result will usher in a new era of adaptive and empathetic business models. However, this is a move that is easier said than done., Has to. No one wins.
SOSHABLE | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2014
[Blog] How Social Media Impacts (or Doesn’t Impact) ROI
annually, while the HBR Blog Network came up with a detailed formula to help you work it out yourself. You could link to a blog post on your company website or to a free e-book available only to users who provide an email address. 'The more social media followers, the better — right? As is often the case, it’s not quite that simple. big boost in your Twitter followers might give you a warm glow inside, but it’s not going to pay the bills. And it’s important to understand exactly what you’re getting (and what you’re not getting) from your company’s investment in social media.
SOSHABLE | SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2012
[Blog] As Much As I Hate To Admit It, Influencers have More Influence
The reason is simple and goes back to something that I’ve said a dozen times in blog posts. It’s just not right. Every person is created equal, right? As such, everyone’s opinion should count equally. Unfortunately, that’s not the case and I caught myself falling victim to influence checking. Part of my job is to monitor the social media interactions that happen for various business social media profiles and pages. The Klout plugin, for better or for worse, makes it easier for me to know when to respond thoughtfully and when to dismiss people.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2012
[Blog] Are You Worthy of Social Media? The 2 Types of Talk Triggers
live blogged it (viva in-flight Wi-Fi), and it became a popular post here at Convince & Convert. Southwest subsequently wrote about my post on their blog , and also mentioned it in the in-flight magazine months later. The single most important element of your social media program is making your company worthy of discussion. We don’t tweet meh. We don’t upload blah to Facebook. We use social media to express feelings that are at the opposing poles of fascination and frustration. We use digital to communicate analog. How do you build a Talk Trigger for your company?
DREW'S MARKETING MINUTE | SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2011
[Blog] A week of many perspectives
Civility : I serve on the board of the Josephson Institute of Ethics and just wrote a guest post on the importance (and apparently loss) of civility, especially online for their Business Ethics and Leadership blog. ( click here to view post ). My post on the MENG Blend blog explores some stats on where videos are actually viewed. The many sides… As you may know, I am a regular guest blogger on a couple sites beyond this one. And I occasionally will share my thoughts on some none marketing/branding related sites as well. click here to view post ). click here to view post ).
THE RELATIONSHIP ECONOMY | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2010
[Blog] “Social” Attitudes, Attacks & Popularity
Whether you blog for personal or business engagements doesn’t matter. Some people have an attitude of self- righteousness and they attack others when their “self- righteousness is challenged. You can see the “self-righteous aggression throughout social media when people claim stupid positions then attack when others disagree with their positions. The term “self-righteous implies confident of one’s own righteousness and intolerant of the opinions and behavior of others. In other words bigoted. Those who hang together rise and fall together.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2010
[Blog] How BP Swept Dispersants Under the Rug
Geoff Livingston is a regular contributor to the Live Earth blog. The PR battle continues between Obama and BP ( image by boxhai ). With the climax occurring today between BP top brass and Obama at the White House, another major danger continues to spread in the Gulf, BP’s widespread use of Corexit toxic dispersants. More than 1,000,000 gallons has been deployed by BP in an effort to break up surface and underwater oil. Corexit is deadly. It is toxic and it has even been banned from use in BP’s home country , the United Kingdom. regulators. Details are here.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2012
[Blog] The Strangest Protest I Ever Took Part In
If you’re a regular WUL reader, you may have noticed that this blog went dark yesterday. And I have never had my blog go on strike before. used the SOPA Strike plugin to do so (after testing it as well as a couple of others). So if you were here yesterday, you’ll remember the splash page that told you why we were dark and which asked you to join the protest. Now, I’m not your typical “striker” (though you’ve probably figured that out by now). The last time I went on strike. was when I was in drama school. So we went on strike.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2011
[Blog] The Evolution of our Social Media Team
Since those first meetings in 2009-10, the University now has an official blog , Facebook page , Twitter profile , YouTube channel and dozens of sites created by individual departments, faculties and student societies. Shanan Sorochynski manages the University of Regina’s first official blog: YOURblog. The use of social media at our university is evolving. The number of passive observers is dropping and the number of engaged content creators is on the rise. They were always there. Image: MorBCN via Flickr, CC 2.0???. But most of the people who attended were new to social media.
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 8, 2013
[Blog] From MAGNET: Is This Our Sputnik Moment?
'This post originally appeared on MAGNET’s Manufacturing Success blog and is reposted with permission. Is This Our Sputnik Moment? By Fatima Weathers, Executive Vice President, MAGNET. Fatima Weathers, Executive Vice President, MAGNET. At a recent conference I attended in Washington, D.C., panelists from industry, academia and labor gathered to discuss manufacturing’s next step. Several panelists described the current manufacturing environment as being on the edge of a new era that is being driven by widespread and affordable access to 3-D printing and cloud computing.
THE WAY OF THE WEB | FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2011
[Blog] Great videos to watch from the Dachis Social Business Summit
All of them are worth watching, but I figured I’d pull out the talk by JP Rangaswami in particular, considering it was only a couple of hours ago I included his site as one of the blogs I always make time to read. Just spotted that the Dachis Group have just released all the videos and presentation slides from their Social Business Summit , which took place in March. 2011 Austin SBS | JP Rangaswami from Bryan Menell on Vimeo. Others include Ton Hsieh Shiv Singh, Phillip Kaplan, Lee Bryant etc.
THE WAY OF THE WEB | SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2009
[Blog] One week, two new services…
TheWayoftheWeb The digital convergence of media, entertainment, marketing and PR front page archives about RSS Click below for the WayoftheWeb bookstore The Blogroll A Shel of Myself Chris Brogan Currybetdotnet Eaon Pritchard Faster Future Gaping Void Howard Owens Jaffe Juice Jonathan MacDonald KDPaine’s PR Measurement Blog Michael Leis – Digital Strategy Nick Burcher Occam’s Razor Web Analytics blog Only Dead Fish Seth Godin Simon Collister – Networked Society Teaching Online Journalism The Herd The Obvious?
THE WAY OF THE WEB | WEDNESDAY, JULY 14, 2010
[Blog] Is Xbox Live better than golf for digital business networking?
TheWayoftheWeb The digital convergence of media, entertainment, marketing and PR front page archives about RSS Click below for the WayoftheWeb bookstore The Blogroll A Shel of Myself Chris Brogan Currybetdotnet Eaon Pritchard Faster Future Gaping Void Howard Owens Jaffe Juice Jonathan MacDonald KDPaine’s PR Measurement Blog Michael Leis – Digital Strategy Nick Burcher Occam’s Razor Web Analytics blog Only Dead Fish Seth Godin Simon Collister – Networked Society Teaching Online Journalism The Herd The Obvious? companies you’ll definitely know).
THE WAY OF THE WEB | THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2010
[Blog] Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised?
TheWayoftheWeb The digital convergence of media, entertainment, marketing and PR front page archives about RSS Click below for the WayoftheWeb bookstore The Blogroll A Shel of Myself Chris Brogan Currybetdotnet Eaon Pritchard Faster Future Gaping Void Howard Owens Jaffe Juice Jonathan MacDonald KDPaine’s PR Measurement Blog Michael Leis – Digital Strategy Nick Burcher Occam’s Razor Web Analytics blog Only Dead Fish Seth Godin Simon Collister – Networked Society Teaching Online Journalism The Herd The Obvious? h/t Mashable ).
STAY N' ALIVE | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2011
[Blog] Christmas Recipes From My Daughter (Stay N Cooking)
The following was just posted on my daughter's cooking blog - try it out and let me know what you think!: Ho Ho Ho here is some awesome christmas recipes from santa!!! Awsome frosting tip! frost a cookie ( for starters preferably a oreo) with white frosting and drop 1 drop of red food coloring in the center of the cookie and be carful and make swirls out of it on the cookie. There's more! Click here to read more of this article over on Stay N Cooking. cookies social christmas recipes christmas cooking
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2012
[Blog] Social Media Video 2013
Online connections have valentines falling in love , Stanford researcher says,” Stanford University News, 1 out of 5 is also supported by Match.com Blog. Social Media Video 2013: The concluded election has us looking into 2013 and beyond. The future is all about digital media. You, as supporters and fans of Socialnomics understand this and is why you demanded a revised version of my book Socialnomics and its Social Media Revolution video – the are both finally here! Please enjoy and thanks for all the support. Social Media Video 2013 | Fatboy Slim Music. population.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014
[Blog] Why it’s easier for B2B to measure content marketing
If you’re selling Steam Whistle beer and you have some sort of content execution, you don’t know necessarily who read this blog post and whether that generated beer sales. 'This is the seventh in a series of videos culled from an interview about content marketing I did with Terry Foster of Cision Canada. Cision (the USA version) is also a sponsor of Convince & Convert and our Social Pros podcast. here’s a post I wrote about their nifty content amplification tool ). link] For more of this series (and others) please subscribe to my YouTube channel. They might.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011
[Blog] Embed Facebook Content Into Your Website | Small Business Mavericks
link] 4 days ago · Like · Comment This is a unique and interesting tool and I think you’ll have fun using it if you can figure out a way to use Facebook content in your blog posts. About Us What’s a Maverick? Seriously, this isn’t a mind-sweeping technological advancement. Widgets and tools that allow for embedded content have been around for years. WordPress has plugins that do the same thing so it’s really nothing new. But I have yet to see a really good tool that allows you to embed Facebook content. Have you? Just take a look at the page.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | SATURDAY, MAY 7, 2011
[Blog] Types Of HTML 5 Content | Small Business Mavericks
About Us What’s a Maverick? » Types Of HTML 5 Content Since 1998, the widely accepted generation of HTML in use has been HTML 4. Lately, HTML 5 has been in development and will likely see a public release within the next couple of years. Every now and then I stop by the W3C website and see how it’s going, checking on the latest developments and the direction of the Web’s most prolific programming language. One of the more interesting developments is in the categories of content that HTML 5 editors are offering. In that regard, it’s a huge step up from HTML 4. With Web 2.0
ENGAGE | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2012
[Blog] Is Your Brand a People Person?
Come across a blog post that you know your audience would find interesting? Remember the scene from the 1999 movie Office Space when the two consultants interview employees at the fictional software firm Initech ahead of companywide layoffs? What would ya say you do here? asks one of the consultants. I have people skills. am good at dealing with people! Can’t you understand that?!” replies an emotional Tom Smykowski. Poor Tom. He’s got a wife and kids at home. You can hardly blame the guy for losing his cool. The writing is on the wall. The consultants don’t say a word. What gives?”.
PWB MARKETING BLOG | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
[Blog] Professional and Personal Social Media Identities, Should They be Separate?
Separate accounts can also help avoid overloading your audience – Aunt Joan may not be interested in my business blog, while my business associates may not care that my child got an A on his report card. Should professional and personal identities be kept separate on social media sites? This morning, as I was browsing a YouTube Channel trying to track down a video my client made for broadcast by someone else, I ran across a semi-suggestive image. OK, “So what” , you say, “that’s pretty common.” I would personally just have two entities – See #2.)
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2014
[Blog] [VIDEO] IBMer @AndrewGrill talks @SocialEmployee w/ @CKBurgess #SocBiz #IBMConnect #IBM
To get a sense of the scope and activity found every day at the conference, I recommend checking out this blog post by Andrew Grill (@ AndrewGrill ), Global Partner, Social Business at IBM. 'In an earlier post , I shared my thoughts on what a wonderful experience it was to be a part of the 2014 IBM Connect Conference in January. As I explained then, there is always electricity in the air whenever I’m in a room full of IBMers. Social Employee Chat With Andrew Grill. Cheryl Burgess speaks to Andrew Grill at IBM Connect from Andrew Grill on Vimeo. Mark Fidelman (@ MarkFidelman ).
SPIN SUCKS | FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2012
[Blog] #FollowFriday: Andrea Hypno
You can find him on Twitter , Google+ , on StumbleUpon , on his blog , and in the comments here several times a week. Today’s #FollowFriday isn’t a PR or marketing professional. He is, however, a very strong voice in the Spin Sucks community. still haven’t figured out why he comes around, other than to debate me (which I love). In fact, you’ll see him in the comments all over the web – at Danny Brown’s place, on For Bloggers, By Bloggers , and at Unlock the Door. He’s a self-hypnotist which, before now, I didn’t know existed.
JACOB MORGAN | SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2010
[Blog] Contributing to Search Engine Watch and CMSWire!
Both sites are quite different from one another which is a good thing because it’s going to force me to write from more of an analyst perspective while still being able to explore the creative freedoms that I enjoy so much on my own personal blog. I have some exciting news. I’m now an official contributor to both CMSWire and Search Engine Watch! I’ve been writing for both of these sites for a few weeks now but I’m finally ready to officially announce it. Search Engine Watch used to be all about Search Engine Marketing and Search Engine Optimization. CMSWire.
SOCIAL WAYNE | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2011
[Blog] Day 20: People of color impacting the social web – The Mamalaw Media Group #28DaysofDiversity
For day 20 , I would like to introduce to some and present to others: Mamalaw Media Group Twitter: @mamalawgrp Website/Blog: [link] Bio MamaLaw Media Group (MMG) is the parent company of the Blogalicious Weekend Conferences , The b-Link Marketing Network, My Blogalicious.com and Mamalaw , the blog. MMG’s mission is to raise the profile of women of color online, all while networking, building relationships, and promoting inspiration and success for the multicultural blogging community. As we all know, February is Black History Month.
CONVERSTATIONS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 2014
[Blog] Return Hither
'So many thoughts. Along with so much to do. It’s not so much a time of short-attention span thinking. In our own defense, with the amount of messages that tug at our senses, living with quick-attention is our protective filter in the war of signal vs. noise. So many thoughts. Where do your thoughts live? Perhaps… a To-Do List. Journal. Index Cards. Post-its. Whiteboard. voice recorder. Yesterday. Tomorrow. wondering what others think. back to the to-do list. shopping. calendar. Return hither. To this point, this place, this time. Count to ten. It’s okay. Brain Stew
NOWSOURCING | TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2011
[Blog] Interview With Artsy Editor Creator Stephen Ou
in order for blogs to attract traffic, they rather have headlines like “X years-old created Y ) and put me into a different consideration (both positively and negatively). It had helped me and others create countless websites and blogs. Bloggers around the world have all experienced the woes of WordPress editor: the tricky business of adding videos without going from HTML to Visual, image placement, unruly fonts and styles that have a mind of their own, the list goes on. Earlier this year, 16 year old Stephen Ou decided to make a better WordPress. Credit. Possibly.
SPIN SUCKS | FRIDAY, JANUARY 16, 2015
[Blog] The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Martin Waxman
Where You Can Find Martin Waxman An early adopter of the social networks, Martin can be found on Facebook , Twitter , Google+ , LinkedIn , Slideshare , his blog , every week as my co-host on Inside PR , and even writing here on Spin Sucks. 'By Gini Dietrich I am very excited to bring you today’s Spin Sucks Inquisition. Martin Waxman and I have been friends for a very long time. Long before this whole social media thing was a thing. Long before people met online. Long before…never mind, this is making me sound old. What is the Biggest Mistake You’ve Made in Your Career?
FRESHNETWORKS | MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2009
[Blog] How to write your firm’s social media policy
Encourage them to write a blog if they are keen (and perhaps provide a place for them to do so). Image by late night movie via Flickr. In our last post we looked at why every business needs a social media policy. And the fact that the most important thing for any business is to have a policy in the first place. But if you’re writing your social media policy for employees, what should it include? What kind of guidelines should you give the people who work at your business. At FreshNetworks , our approach is to keep things simple and to make them inclusive. Weblogs word of mouth
VIPER CHILL | MONDAY, MAY 3, 2010
[Blog] ViperChill Monthly Report 7 (Ranking for “Viral Marketing”)
The articles written in April, were: Reputation Management for Wordpress (Free Plugin) 6 Vital Lessons from a $200/Day Adsense Account Six Figure Writing: My Journey from English Failure to Blogging Success $0-$5,000 Per Month: How to Make Money With Blogs Social Media Supremacy: 10 Experts Reveal Their Strategies Here at ViperChill there are a lot less articles published than most sites, but typically these articles are 2,000-3,000 words and cover topics in massive detail. There are also a lot of people who link to the blog with the anchor text viral marketing which also helps.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2011
[Blog] Build Backlinks – 14 Easy Ways
Let’s focus on how to build backlinks other people use to point attention toward your website via blogs, articles, social media sites, and so on. lens typically consists of a blog post-esque article, with links to other recommended sources. But you can use this site to recycle blog posts that you have published elsewhere, and pick up an additional link. Google optimization is based on the premise that the more people that like to your website, the more valuable it must be and the higher ranking it deserves in search results. But what constitutes popularity online? You have.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2012
[Blog] The Well-rounded Blogger: How to Become the Best at Your Craft
Whether your niche is creative writing, blogging, non-fiction, or poetry, it is equally important you understand the mechanics of all the above. If your specialty is blogging, expose yourself to other areas —poetry, literature, creative writing—and familiarize yourself with the mechanics of all of them. If you’re a poet, write what you know about blogging. It’s a really bad habit that needs an entirely different blog. The blogging world has shown that one person’s success can be countless people’s success when we share our experiences.
FEVER BEE | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2012
[Blog] The Efficacy Factor: Increasing Participation By Accentuating Impact
Initiating a good discussion is an impact.Posting a good blog post is an impact. Frequently refer to individuals and the impact they have made. That impact doesn't have to be huge. Posting a good response is an impact. Helping run an event is an impact. Even doing things outside of the community that benefits the topic can be a good impact (especially useful for communities of practice). Feeling you're unique and that your contribution matters increases both your participation and the participation of those around you. This is partly social loafing.
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | SUNDAY, AUGUST 21, 2011
[Blog] Food Trucks R Coming! Conversation with James DiSabation, Roxy Gourmet Grilled Cheese
The food truck owner can teach a poor or homeless person to blog about the experience at the local public library. "Amazing bread does great things for the world. Great bread is inspiring." - James DiSabation. James DiSabatino has a love affair with bread and cheese. It makes total sense when you find out that he's the owner of the Boston based food truck Roxy Gourmet Grilled Cheese. . Barely 3-months out of the gate, Roxy was a contestant (and eventually a finalist) in the Food Network Great Food Truck Race. The winner is highlighted below. and the world continues to spin smaller!
PWB MARKETING BLOG | THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
[Blog] Internet Trolls
I have even blogged about censorship in blogs. The space, whether on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter or within the blog and comments, should be a platform where your customers feel comfortable sharing, connecting, and receiving help. 'Clients often ask me “How do I deal with negative comments across social media?” I have begun to realize though that negative comments are becoming all too common. Like children fighting one another, it is spiraling out of control and is often something that doesn’t get remedied easily. Need help creating your social media policy?
ENGAGING BRAND | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2011
[Blog] How 12 Internet Giants Got Their Names
The company now runs a successful blog that provides all of the latest company news [link]. This was a blog post by Lior Levin who works for a psd to html developer and also is an advisor to an applicant tracking software company from new york. . In the world of technology, there are a number high flyers that nearly everyone has heard of. Google, Yahoo, Hotmail and Motorola are just some of the biggest. The question that many people ask themselves is how did these top brands come up with their names? Below you will find out how the top 12 Internet giants got their names. Google.
FEVER BEE | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2014
[Blog] What Will Be Left Of Your Community in 10 Years' Time?
Use blog posts and your own participation to share these across the community and then document them in the community's history. 'In 10 years, what will be left of your community today? Will you be using the same platform? Will the same people be there? Will the documented knowledge still be relevant? You probably answered no to all these questions. Worse yet, you probably won't be involved with the community by 2024. This doesn't mean community activity doesn't matter (nor that the community will die). Communities continually evolve.
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2012
[Blog] Bayler Healthcare System Takes A Leap Into Pinterest: Interview with Ashley Howland (Part 2)
The secret to success in any social network, or blog, marketing strategy is elevating the content direction to beyond just messaging about the brand product. If you have an awesome pin or a compelling blog post, share it across the board. . The challenge is to ensure that this value-added, or what I call "selfless content", supports the brand promise and values. . Ashely Howland , Bayler Healthcare System's social media manager,talks about how she and her team are executing a successful Pinterest strategy. Part One of Diva Marketing's interview with Ashley Howland. Think visually.
LAUREL PAPWORTH | SUNDAY, JUNE 27, 2010
[Blog] Welcoming New Members to your Online Community
In fact one of the flaws of blogs is that they do not encourage sustainable identities thus leaving no “report card of activity if the member turns out to be a troll. One area that needs to be revisited every so often, is the “welcome to new members. The early days when someone first joins are when habits, tone and value of the community culture, loyalty and stickiness are going to be set. So don’t miss an opportunity to welcome your new member, give them positive values to adhere to and things to do. Why not list off the things they could do? Visitors vs Newcomers.
WISDOM LONDON | TUESDAY, MARCH 16, 2010
[Blog] Time to drop the marketing/communications distinction? « Wisdom London
Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Blog at WordPress.com. Wisdom London Creative Communications is our world… « (un)conventional wisdom: Ian Huckabee Wisdom London Launch Party: The Verdict » Time to drop the marketing/communications distinction? After a conversation with a colleague last week, I was left thinking about the age-old debate of marketing vs. marketing communications and the distinction between the two. And perhaps the argument is defunct – is it time to redefine what marketing means anyway? You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0
WISDOM LONDON | TUESDAY, MAY 4, 2010
[Blog] Social media strategy: What really matters « Wisdom London
Good email was invented before everything had to show a financial ROI Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Blog at WordPress.com. Wisdom London Creative Communications is our world… « In search of perfection: Why listening and continuous improvement matter Social Media Revisited (and why SM workshops rock) » Social media strategy: What really matters So, I’m developing a social media strategy for really distinctive and exciting online brand. What I mean specifically in this case is the ‘why’ in the strategy – what will social media do for this organisation?
WISDOM LONDON | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2010
[Blog] Brands in Action: The Big, Bad Re-brand
Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Blog at WordPress.com Theme: Black-LetterHead by Ulysses Ronquillo Wisdom London Creative Communications is our world… « Brands in Action: Raising a family of brands Branding Glossary » Brands in Action: The Big, Bad Re-brand We’ve seen recently what can go wrong with a re-brand , on a pretty major scale. But for smaller players, it’s every bit as much of a big deal. And as we know, that means much much more than just a set of visual elements. Here’s how we approached it: 1. In this case, it was to convey “managed complexity”.
SOSHABLE | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2012
[Blog] How Facebook Chat is a Good Indicator of When to Post
Read more Social Media News via the Soshable Blog. Everyone is always looking for the best time to post on Facebook and there are many in-depth articles and infographics that will tell you when you should post and how you can capitalize on engagement when posting for your Facebook profile or page. However, there is a subtle indicator that is located on Facebook and has been underneath our noses all this time. The Facebook chat feature is a great tool to connect immediately with friends and family members and can help you see who is online and available to chat.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | TUESDAY, MARCH 19, 2013
[Blog] Actors and Directors
Personally, I enjoy the fact that this blog is still ad free, independent, and not necessarily tied to anything other than my personal business. If you listen to conversations about online power — at least those supported by bloggers — strength centers on the individual voice. Yet, now that big money has arrived online, the solitary influential voice represents a role player in the interwebs ecosystem. Let’s use a metaphor to illustrate this point: Hollywood and its power structure of actors, directors and producers. Individual voices represent actors. We know this.
SOCIALNOMICS | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2011
[Blog] Three Secrets to Social Media Success
d highly recommend it for dozens of reason but that’s for another blog. I’ve had the opportunity to a do lot of public speaking lately and it’s something I really enjoy. The audiences I speak to are diverse and in the business community. Many times there are a lot of senior leadership (CEOs, CMOs, and even Chief People Officers) in attendance. They all are asking “what exactly is social media and how does it relate to my business”. To clarify, these companies are not “business to consumer” type of companies but rather “business to business or B2B” companies. It’s great. I love it.
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
[Blog] Social Media Case Study: Pacifico Beer
These writers then shared their experiences through their social media outlets of blogs, Twitter, Facebook and helped drive traffic to Pacifico’s Facebook page. Situation: Crown Imports was looking for a way to introduce Pacifico on draft to five US markets. Pacifico caters to Journeymen, people who embrace a life of unexpected detours and adventures. It is along these roads less traveled where they collect many of their favorite memories. Along the way, they enlisted local artists to document the trip and represent the journey of the Pacifico kegs on each keg itself.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2010
[Blog] Holy Facebook Groups, Batman!
think the medium is so conversation robust that it will be hard to manipulate brand and sales outcomes beyond the natural earned points achieved through moderation and facilitation, similar to a great blog conversation. Boy, did I get it wrong on Facebook Groups. What I first thought would be a great source of spam has turned into the most addictive form of conversation I have experienced online since Twitter in 2007. combination of Groups have provided thought-provoking dynamic insights and exposure to other thought leaders, locally, nationally and by industry. What a relief!
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014
[Blog] 4 Proven Ways to Maximize the Value of Your Video Marketing
Here you can see that guides, social components, and promotion for their blog all live on a dedicated landing page where video is clearly the visual star. 'By now, most marketers have realized that video isn’t a passing fad. It’s the real deal when it comes to delivering authentic storytelling, and it’s changing the way businesses offer unexpected value. Companies are even becoming known for their video content. If I say Coca-Cola, WestJet, or Old Spice, for example, you can likely list videos you’ve shared from these brands. Unlike a white paper or eBook, video assets make people feel.
MYRLAND MARKETING | FRIDAY, APRIL 9, 2010
[Blog] Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts on Being Memorable
Diana Ditri April 12, 2010 at 7:42 pm You said it best in your blog, Nancy… The Q & A period was the best part of the night because his personality, thought process, humor and insight came through loud and clear. Home About Services Social Media Speaking-Training LMA Contact Subscribe Myrland Marketing Minutes Strategic Social Media: Making Social Media Make Sense CHIEF JUSTICE JOHN ROBERTS: THEY WON’T REMEMBER by Nancy Myrland on April 9, 2010 ?? Last ?night, White Lecture on Legal Education at the Indiana University School of Law on the IUPUI campus in Indianapolis.
JACOB MORGAN | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2009
[Blog] The Phases of Enterprise Social Business Adoption
Social Media Globetrotter Home Consulting Speaking Travel Blog About SOCIAL MEDIA GLOBETROTTER The Phases of Enterprise Social Business Adoption View Comments November 30th, 2009 Companies that are looking to get involved in social business don’t just jump right in with both feet. blog comments powered by Disqus Connect with me Subscribe to Social Media RSS RSS About Jacob Email Me Jacob Morgan is the Principal of Chess Media Group , a social business consultancy that works with medium and enterprise companies on developing Enterprise 2.0, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
WISDOM LONDON | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
[Blog] Ever Wondered About… Issuu « Wisdom London
Ever Wondered About is a new series on the Wisdom London blog, where we aim to demystify and explore what’s shaping our social interactions. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Blog at WordPress.com. Wisdom London Creative Communications is our world… « Influential Potential Ever Wondered About… Ning » Ever Wondered About… Issuu Posted by Anthony Lewis What is it? Issuu is a brilliantly simple and accessible digital publishing platform. Transform your pdfs into stylish interactive online flash magazines, for free with and with no hassle. and PPC.
WISDOM LONDON | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
[Blog] Ever wondered about… Android
Ever Wondered About is a new series on the Wisdom London blog, where we aim to demystify and explore what’s shaping our social interactions. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Blog at WordPress.com. Wisdom London Creative Communications is our world… « Ever Wondered About… Ning For All Your Nutritional (Informational) Needs: » Ever wondered about… Android Posted by Anthony Lewis What is it? Android is the mobile phone operating system (OS) from Google. What sets Android apart is its open architecture. Hence, fewer limitations on handset choice.
ARI HERZOG | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2012
[Blog] Introducing Sean Platt: Internet Grammarian
Monday Muse #4 is Sean Platt, who wrote a blog post for me two years ago that delved into his history of blogging anonymously and how his internet life changed when he was found out. Beyond blogging, Sean is a novelist and grammarian and frequently helps wannabe writers get their words onto the page. How do you decide what content to blog about? While I still have the occasional off-the-cuff blog post, for the most part, traditional blogging no longer makes sense for me. When you think back to the time you blogged anonymously, do you laugh at yourself?
WRITTENT BLOG | WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 2014
[Blog] 7 Steps to Writing a Copy That Sells
The post 7 Steps to Writing a Copy That Sells appeared first on Writtent Blog. 'Image source. Writing effective sales copy is like holding the reader’s hand and leading them gently and firmly to the solution to their problem. Along the way, a professional copywriter will paint a picture of how awesome life will be without it. Here are the seven steps to writing a copy that sells. Know what you are selling. Every product or service carries an underlying experience. book might promise romance or adventure, while a piece of furniture could tie in with visions of family togetherness. Before
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2014
[Blog] Five Steps to Overcome Facebook’s Algorithm Changes
While blogs and businesses that enjoyed the free distribution channel in the past may not like it, Facebook is right; targeting specific audiences and subgroups of a fan base is the most effective way of pushing messages to Facebook users. Brands, brands, blogs and other organizations with fan pages may not like the fact that their fans aren’t seeing as many posts as before, but with targeted paid ads, they can get out the word without breaking the budget. 'How-to Increase Reach and ROI. There are two reasons behind the drop in organic reach. How far has the organic reach fallen?
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2013
[Blog] Social Media Video 2013
Online connections have valentines falling in love , Stanford researcher says,” Stanford University News, 1 out of 5 is also supported by Match.com Blog. Social Media Video 2013: The future is all about digital media. You, as supporters and fans of Socialnomics understand this and is why you demanded a revised version of my book Socialnomics and its Social Media Revolution video – the are both finally here! Please enjoy and thanks for all the support. Social Media Video 2013 | New Music. Social Media Video 2013 | Fatboy Slim Music. Social Media Statistics 2013 from Video.
ENGAGE | WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2011
[Blog] The Truth About Branding (And Nothing But The Truth)
Are they commenting on blogs, are they signing up for newsletters, are they coming to events that I throw, are they talking to me more? A MC’s hit television drama Mad Men is famous for its depiction of the hard-drinking, hard-working Madison Avenue ad man—the Don Drapers and Roger Sterlings of the world who churned out corporate slogans over pre-noon cocktails and pulls on their Lucky Strikes. She’s also a renowned author and expert on custom branding, whose clients include ABC, ESPN, Sony, HBO, and The Disney Channel. When building a brand, how do you decide what approach to take?
LOUIS GRAY | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2010
[Blog] Congratulations Foursquare on Well-Deserved Downtime
The company's status blog at [link] has actually seen 15 different posts since September 1st, contrasted with only 10 posts from the company's official blog. ( [link] ) But the blue bird and white whale on a teal background are not the first to document downtime doom. Over the last two days, the popular location based service and king of check-ins, Foursquare , has been suffering from intermittent outages related to database overload and storage troubles. And this is wonderful news. Even pokey old Web 1.0 dinosaur Hotmail has a status dashboard. Common to all these services?
ARI HERZOG | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2014
[Blog] Tell That Story But Be Emotional
If you were inspired, please add a comment and sign up to receive blog posts by email. 'It was a 1991 Chrysler LeBaron. Maybe an ’89. It was my first car as a high school junior. got my drivers license a few weeks earlier and Dad bought the used 4-door sedan for me as a gift. The year doesn’t matter because it was totaled that Saturday night. was a mile from Jeff’s house. was going to drop him off, having watched “Wayne’s World” at the movies that night. remember playing some tape and pressing the fast-forward button to get the next song. Jeff first.
ARI HERZOG | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2014
[Blog] Experiment: To Tweet Like an Influencer
If you were inspired, please add a comment and sign up to receive blog posts by email. 'Influence. The word conjures a plethora of definitions, analogies, and examples. You might think of power or authority or leadership. You might think of JFK or the KGB. You might think of your parent or your boss. Twitter users are influencers when they are followed by a lot of people and are retweeted more often than they tweet themselves. curate a Twitter list of influencers who I define as people with tens or hundreds of thousands of followers. My list of influencers tweet a lot. Media Twitter
WAXING UNLYRICAL | MONDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2010
[Blog] When The Media Plays Scrooge
Post Categories Select Category Blogging for Grasshoppers Business Career Networking Communication Blogging Measurement MeasurePR Public Relations Social Media Twitter Writing Events Guest Posts Amrit Pal Bryce Keane Conway Wigg Erica Holt Herwin Icasiano Howie Goldfarb Mike Doman Narciso Tovar Shanan Sorochynski Steff Metal Interviews Marketing Media Personal Cooking Recipe of the Week Philanthropy PRSA 2009 Resources How To Weekly Roundup Speaking Training Women Grow Business Featured Guest Bloggers Extra, Extra! Oh, one other thing: my blog = my sandbox. Repair work?
WEB METRICS GURU | THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012
[Blog] Notes and Web Journal – March 5-8th 2012
… TrustYou’s platform continuously gathers in 15 different languages, reputation information from the world’s top travel review and social media sites, including Facebook, Foursquare, Google Places, TripAdvisor, HolidayCheck, Twitter, Qype, Yelp and blogs, for user-generated content pertaining to a particular hotel and restaurant. Also, in Heidi Cohen’s blog – t here’s a story on Big Data with interesting perspectives, including mine. predict the Lytro will totally reinvent Photography within 3 years – just wait and see.
SOCIALNOMICS | SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2014
[Blog] 5 Link-building Linchpins for 2014
Move to Guest Blogging. If you have not already started guest blogging , you need to wake up, smell the coffee and quit dwelling in cloud cuckoo land! Write for other blogs as a guest who intends to share ideas, knowledge and expertise with a wider audience. . Guest blogging provides a great opportunity to: Share your expertise with a large audience. 'Introduction. If you attach too much weight to the lunacy, the changes of you being spooked by Google updates to the point of jumping ship are quite high. Renounce the Evil Ways. Put People First. Embrace SEO Tools.
SOCIALNOMICS | SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2011
[Blog] Motivational Speaker: Social Media Keynote Oslo
If you want your followers to come to you and stay, start to run your videos the New Jersey wine-blog way! Erik recently gave the keynote speech at they digital event of the year in Norway; Web Forum 2011. The comedian MC, Åsleik Engmark , wrote this little poem which is quite humorous moments after Erik delivered his keynote. If you pay close attention you can see shout outs to James Taylor, Gary Vaynerchuk, United Breaks Guitars and the Old Spice Guy. Erik Qualman a world web sailor, selling social ideas to Mr. James Taylor. Equalman!!
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2010
[Blog] Is Your Social Strategy Proactive or Reactive | Social Media.
Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Is Your Social Strategy Proactive or Reactive? Sample tactics include writing blog posts, sending promotional tweets, creating and posting videos, and blog commenting. Like Sonn… [link] [link] Blog Manana New @jaybaer Is Your Social Strategy Proactive or Reactive?
TWIST IMAGE | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011
[Blog] The Ugly Truth About Business Models And The Advertising Scapegoat
Today on MoBlog (via MediaPost ), there was a Blog post titled, Can Foursquare Find A Business Model? But in his blog post , Crowley didn't really get into how the company is going to monetize usage by local businesses, brands or consumers. Here's a thought: when you're developing your business, think about the revenue model as you're developing your product or service. It's one of the more fascinating phenomena of the new media world: we have these runaway successes with people clamoring to join/use them, but there is no substantial revenue model in sight. very hard. brand.
JEFF ESPOSITO | MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2013
[Blog] Reebok adds WOW factor
These experiences often lead to a slew of negative blog posts and outnumber posts about positive posts tenfold. In the social media space, we’re too quick to jump on companies because they are too pushy for sales or just don’t care about their customers. The reason for this is that we’re all lazy and narcissistic and it is easy to get people to jump on our sides when we’re wronged. hate posts like this and wish that we’d see more positive experiences. So today, I am going to share mine with you. Have you been wowed recently by any company?
JASON YORMARK | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2010
[Blog] The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza!
We have a fairly large booth presence, and I’ll be spearheading some daily video recaps that I will post here in addition to the Mactopia blog. Jeremy Bryant Says: February 11th, 2010 at 7:11 pm Jason, I just started following your blog. Leave a Reply blog comments powered by Disqus 105 SUBSCRIBERS 50161 FOLLOWERS Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Mejasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Apple , Social Media / The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza! Subcribe via RSS The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza!
MINDJUMPERS | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2010
[Blog] Facebook, Sharing, Social And Me
Tweet Written by Tehneyat who currently resides in London, United Kingdom from where she is blogging for Mindjumpers. You can follow Tehneyat on Twitter @tehneyat. Two days ago, Facebook announced how they are going to use Facebook as a platform for communication between users and franchises. Facebook is offering people deals from different places they check into (coffee shops, clothing stores, restaurants etc) by checking into Places on Facebook. This is great advertising for consumer communities on Facebook. Brilliant marketing strategy. Sharing and Location Based Services (LBS).
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 18, 2010
[Blog] Podcast: What ISA is Doing to Add Value to its Members
Leave a Reply Cancel reply John Sonnhalter Welcome to my blog, Tradesmen Insights. Blog at WordPress.com.Marketing to the professional tradesman in the Construction, Industrial and MRO markets Home About Me Contact Market Overviews Newsletter Podcasts Services Podcast: What ISA is Doing to Add Value to its Members I recently caught up with Phil Hanson, the immediate past president of ISA Association. Phil was able to share some insights into what the group is doing and how they are trying to add value for their members. The interview can be heard here. take my survey [link].