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    [Blog] Day 6: People of color impacting the social web – Sherri L. Smith #28DaysofDiversity
    Smith Twitter: @misssmith11 Website/Blog: Bio Sherri L. As we all know, February is Black History Month. It’s a month where we honor those who have made an impact on American culture for equal rights, those who have invented, those who have a helped others and those who have inspired everyone to be the best they can be, not only as a person of color but as a human. Last year for Black History Month, I started an online series called 28 Days Diversity where I would feature someone new everyday during the month of February for just being awesome in their own right.
    [Blog] The 10 Biggest Entrepreneurs of 2011 – infographic
    million blogs for iPad. From: Matt Mickiewicz, 99designs Co-Founder—27 Years Old. Mickiewicz’s business partner, Mark Harbottle, is 37. Founded 2007. Located in San Francisco and Melbourne. 27 employees, with plans to double that number over the next year. No official revenue released—“eight figures”. 99designs is a hub for businesses to find graphic designers without having to do all the searching themselves. Recent acquisition of Series A funding from venture capitalists Accel Partners—$35 million. 99designs lists 100,000+ graphic designers. Founded 2007. 50 employees.
  • SOCIAL WAYNE  |  TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2011
    [Blog] How to manage social media success like American Idol 2011 contestant Scotty McCreery
    Every now and then you need to just say thanks to your blog readers, Facebook fans/likes, twitter followers and/or friends who share your content. I’m not a huge American Idol viewer as a matter of fact I don’t watch a lot of TV outside of V (now canceled), Smallville (series just ended), sports and news. But when a North Carolina native makes it on the big screen especially in a reality contest I try to tune in and support. This year for American Idol, Scotty McCreery from Garner, NC is one of the top three finalist. yall come out tmrrw for all the fun! IM COMING HOME!
  • DIGIGEN  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 23, 2010
    [Blog] Cool Stuff: iPad Scratch and Mix
    Shame about the name, but the video is good. just love the idea of being able to mix and scratch off two ipads or even an ipad and iphone! But to see how you should really mix, check out Kentaro from DMC 2002. That’s true talent. Dan on A New Focus on Social Business Strategy. Powered by WordPress and Hybrid
    [Blog] Twisted Sisters
    Embracing women in all their manifestations defines more powerfully than any blog, website, panel, or conference can, what it means to be a woman, and all the myriad forms womanhood can take. Tagged With: creating change , gender bias , girls in tech , labels , TEDWomen , women in tech [link] Michelle Delebet Tamsen, a passionate blog about a topic that I agree is cycling in many spheres at this moment. The above sentence nails it, but the statement deserves the rest of the blog post in order to make others hear the initial point she’s trying to make. have boobs.
    [Blog] Podcast 496 – Defining Your Business Model
    First of all a big thank you to Judi Shell who was chosen from all the people who reviewed the show on iTunes or shared this blog post to their followers – a goodie bag is on it’s way to you. 'Do you find your business drifting from it’s original purpose? Do you manage risk in a way that grows your business rather than stifles it? Do you really understand your business model? Those are the business questions put to  Karan Girotra ,  Professor of Technology and Operations Management at INSEAD , who joins me to talk about   The Risk-Driven Business Model. Share.
    [Blog] Why You Should 'Feel' Before Being Social
    So why blog about it? 'Great products, great service help of course! But is that enough in the social era? Maybe.but not always. If you can combine this with a great brand voice, a brand voice that sings your values on the social stage then you can win NOT only the product war but also the war for customer attention. When you think of a voice it has different elements. It has a tone. It has an accent. It has emotion. When you think of a brand, too often business leaders think message, tools and what they want to say. Imagine if you thought human rather than professional. Tweet this ).
    [Blog] Inception of an Idea & Web Journal July 27th, 2010
    First, I found the I nception Infographic on Jason Calacanis’s blog. And if you like Widgets, Wolfram Alpha will let you build your own Widgets and embed them in your blog, again, according to JatiN.  Trying to bring together a bunch of ideas from my last post which will end up being a White Paper along with a test of a new tracking system for Facebook type viral spreading and lift using a new product called SN Reach (which I haven’t talked about yet, but will in a week or so).   This goes along with my strong bias to talk about data that I touch.  source: [link].
    [Blog] YouTube Tuesday: Checking In With Facebook Places
    Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly at Blog Indiana | Main | 5 Helpful Facebook Places for Business Articles » August 24, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: Checking In With Facebook Places People are calling it a FourSquare killer. Love the blog - wish I had more time to participate in the conversation. People are calling it a Facebook killer (due to privacy concerns). Im not calling it anything until Ive spent more time with it. In the meantime, here is Facebooks official video about the new Facebook Places. even a year back. Please try again.
    [Blog] This Chart Explains the Reachpocalypse and Why Facebook is Laughing All the Way to the Bank
    Every week we document an amazing social media case study here on the blog, and another one in the Social Pros podcast in the “Holy Social!” delivered a presentation about this at the recent Social Media Marketing World conference, and I’ll be writing a blog post about it (possibly with an accompanying BlogShare ) that provides details and how-tos. 'Facebook is the largest voluntary, non-religious organization in the history of the world. They are not dumb. Fundamentally, Facebook cares about THEIR business, not about YOUR business. ” tool. ” segment.
  • ENGAGE  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2011
    [Blog] Rebecca Black and the Art of Being Bad
    blog (and other social media leaders ) picking up on Rebecca’s mediocrity with the aptly titled blog post: “Songwriting Isn’t For Everyone&# on March 11, most of us would’ve never come across her or her “talents.&# Is That Your Blog Talking to Itself in the Corner? 9 ) bodynsoil : When I first started blogging I would just write as if I were talking to whomever. Engage Content marketing resources and insights from content marketing professionals. Home 1. Strategy 2. Creation 3. Management 4. Distribution 5. And why should they?
    [Blog] What's Happening with Enterprise 2.0 Adoption?
    Social Media Globetrotter Home Consulting Speaking Travel Blog About SOCIAL MEDIA GLOBETROTTER What’s Happening with Enterprise 2.0 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, If you enjoy traveling be sure to check out Jacobs travel blog. Adoption? View Comments November 25th, 2009 The Enterprise 2.0 I questioned the validity of Enterprise 2.0 charge. 
    [Blog] Attend the ProBlogger Training Day Virtually
    Are you looking for a little inspiration and guidance in your blogs development? Earlier in the year when I announced the ProBlogger Training Event—an event to help bloggers develop profitable blogs—in Melbourne I’ll admit that doing so made me feel very, very nervous. The ProBlogger Training Event is all about inspiring and equipping bloggers with the knowledge to help them build profitable blogs. We’ve put together 21 sessions over two days on a range of topics including: an introduction to monetizing blogs. launching products and services on your blog.
    [Blog] Is it Time to Burn Feedburner? There are Alternatives
    To build up a readership it’s crucial to offer your visitors to subscribe to your blog, so they get updated every time you publish a new post. The – by far – most popular choice in the blogging community is (still) Feedburner. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger. 'This is a guest contribution from Steve Williams of The two most important channels are email and RSS. Social media, despite the hype, is only second priority in terms of effectiveness. Feedburner: The top dog in decline. And the best of it: it’s 100% free. General
    [Blog] The 7 Deadly Sins Of Digital Marketing In 2014
    For over a decade, I have blogged and created a weekly podcast. 'Have we solved the most basic of questions for our digital marketing efforts? would argue that the vast majority of brands engaged in digital marketing have left the fundamentals behind them. These brands and are, at mass scale, following/chasing the bright and shiny objects of the day. The problem is that if you don''t have the fundamentals down, there will be little chance of experiencing any form of success if all you''re pursuing is what''s popular now. Here are the 7 deadly sins of digital marketing in 2014. It''s not.
    [Blog] Being Relevant and Reputable—Google’s Sweet Spot
    This guest post is by John Hoff of Blog Training Classroom. Many deal with WordPress, blogging, and making money online; however, there’s one subject I’ve noticed which consistently takes the “most popular&# topic award … search engine optimization. When you arrive on Darren’s blog, it’s obvious his site is all about the concept of blogging. Here’s a quick list of how he shows Google his site is relevant to blogging: He offers products on the subject. The word “blog&# is sprinkled throughout his website.
    [Blog] Can’t Find Your Voice? Find and Share Hidden Treasures Instead
    If your followers don’t like your voice and article flow, they probably won’t return to your blog. Not only will you find that readers will return to your blog to catch the latest information, but you will begin to see your list of followers grow as well. If you are having trouble finding your “voice,” having a blog full of powerful resources and lists can help to compensate for this. Your blog must be useful to those seeking the information you’re sharing in order to attract and keep visitors. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.
    [Blog] #measurePR with Marshall Sponder (Part I)
    was quite excited, because I’ve been following his blog for ages. A week ago today, I spoke to Marshall Sponder for the very first time. mean, when you spell “measurement geek,&# you are really spelling M-A-R-S-H-A-L-L-S-P-O-N-D-E-R.&#. That’s how much into measurement he is! Marshall and I have been trying to connect for a long time, and I’ve always wanted to have him as a guest on #measurePR. With his new book, Social Media Analytics just out, this was the perfect time. So he showed up, took several questions, and left us wanting more. August 16, 12-1 pm ET.
    [Blog] When it Comes to the Future of Work, Would Your Rather Try or Succeed?
    Look at many free resources online such as Slideshare presentations, Youtube videos, and blog posts. 'I’m oftentimes amazed at how many times I speak to people running future of work or collaboration initiatives for their company who are just not prepared to do so, and it’s not their fault. Organizations are in a tough spot. Many of them see and feel that the world of work is changing but they aren’t sure what to do about it. So what inevitably happens is someone gets appointed to be in charge of these projects. Send to Kindle.
    [Blog] Marketers as Movement-Makers
    In fact, we don’t consume popular culture anymore, we co-create it, by deconstructing plot twists in elaborate blog posts, by contributing to extensive fan wikis that delve into the motivations of each character, by documenting 500 page game walk-throughs, and by creating our own parallel narrative in virtual worlds and alternative reality games built around films and TV shows. Here’s a narrative I am trying to develop: 1. From Moments to Movements. No Trust, No Relevance, No Logo. In the last year, I have done 30+ workshops with. Social Messages, Not Social Media.
    [Blog] SendinBlue Review – Small Business Pricing with Enterprise Features
    Be sure to stop by and grab a copy of my free 8,000+ word guide to guest blogging and become a fan on Facebook. 'Just recently, I saw a long conversation on Facebook where someone asked if there were any good email marketing platforms outside of the top two or three that everyone seems to be using. This person was looking for a platform that had not been pummelled by hackers lately, keeping well-known email marketers down for days at a time. Around the same time, I was contacted about a sponsored post from an interesting email marketing platform. SendinBlue. SMS marketing. Spam checking.
    [Blog] Classic Black Dress Posts
    Last Sunday night I was chatting with a few hundred people about blogs on Mack Collier's popular  Tweet Chat #blogchat.  What's a tweet chat? Glad you asked. It's simply people tweeting on a designated topic, at a specific time, and using a unique identifier - called a hash tag (#blogchat) - so the conversation can be easily followed online.   #blogchat is always fun with lots of ideas generously exchanged among colleagues from all over the world. mattchevy  offer a great suggestion that I found so simple but elegant. like the classic black dress.  . Girlfriend, think  Coco Channel. 
    [Blog] Ride the World Wide Rave to Sales Success
    The book Scoble had in mind is The New Rules of Marketing and PR and the thing you’re not supposed to be able to do is “use news releases, blogs, podcasting, viral marketing and online media to reach buyers directly.&# Guest David Meerman Scott: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download David Meerman Scott: Twitter | Web | Blog Subscribe to the  Social Media Professor Podcast on iTunes. It was profound when both men wrote—way, way back in 2006! Before his book was released in stores, David Meerman Scott sent me an advance copy of World Wide Rave. Main Street, Ste.
  • ENGAGE  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 7, 2013
    [Blog] Are You Throwing Money Down the Drain by Ignoring Little Data?
    billion Google results for the search term “What is big data,” and 112 million blog posts discussing big data. I live in on the 5th floor of an 83-year-old, mid-rise condominium building which is heated by the old fashioned radiator steam heat and cooled by individual window A/C units. And I have two cats, for whom I shop online for cat food, supplements, and kitty litter. E-mails from Pet Food Direct with titles and subject lines such as, “Great Tips for Walking With Your Dog,” and “Camping with Your Dog.” ” So what the heck is going on? image: OhKyleL ].
    [Blog] Eating Dog Food
    parallel can be drawn to blogging in the 2015 era. Just like I wouldn’t over rely on a blog today, I still think blogging is part of the mix. So I blog once a week just to eat my own dog food. You won’t find these tips on a blog! 'Sometimes you have to do things because they are right, even though you don’t want to. yielded to staff pressure last week, and committed resources to doing more with our Tenacity5 Media social media accounts. We have to eat our own dog food here. Why not engage in social before now? Walk the Talk.
    [Blog] Killing as Many Birds with as Few Stones as Possible with Content: Defining the Types
    Content that is placed on your website, blog, supporting sites, and social media is normally done so for a reason. SEO Content – The days of writing content on or off of your site or blog for the sheer sake of manipulating your search rankings are far behind us. In an ideal world, we would have the time and resources to create four types of content: converting website content, engaging website content, SEO content, and social media content. This is where the bird-hunting content producers of the world can shine. Understanding the Importance of Each Type of Content. Use it.
    [Blog] Is Your Brand Building Social Employees? via #pivotcon (@SocialEmployee – McGraw-Hill) #socbiz
    This article was originally posted on Pivot Conference’s blog.  'A recent IBM global C-Suite study has provided the latest volley of evidence demonstrating that the age of the social business is well underway, and that it’s time for brands to get on the bandwagon. This isn’t necessarily news by itself, but coupled with one of the key findings of the study, the reasons for why brands must start accelerating their social adoption initiatives is beginning to come into much sharper focus. And what is this key finding that is causing so many analysts to do a double take?
    [Blog] The Perfect Gift for a Man
    That journey is being progressively chronicled on my personal blog. Home Work How acidlabs works Meet Workshops Speaking Past speaking For conference and meeting planners Press Clients Tumble Subscribe acidlabs Conversation. Collaboration. Community. The Perfect Gift for a Man October 28, 2009 in posts A few months back, the Inspire Foundation ran a campaign they called Man Week. On their prompting , several of the Australian tech and broader geek community contributed their own tales of dealing with manhood, as did I. Our stories may just help him to know he’s not alone.
    [Blog] 8 Compelling Reasons to Use Google Authorship
    If you’ve been struggling to get more traffic to your website or blog, implementing Authorship could make a huge difference. Your website and blog aren’t the only places you publish new content. As Google could be moving towards implementing AuthorRank , established business blogs with contributors who have registered for Google Authorship markup won’t be harmed in the process. 'While Google’s Authorship markup has been available to content creators since June 2011, adoption rates remain low. Over time, [Google] will be caring more about identity and social.”.
    [Blog] E-mail Mysteries, Facebook Mobile and Other Quality Content
    If you’re not a professional writer but still have to contribute to your company’s blog, don’t panic – it can become less painful if you follow some guidelines on how to write high quality content. If you are better at producing a great interview, a captivating blog post or making a fascinating video , you’re an Artist of Marketing. The Scientist is good at increasing content profitability and applying tools to measure the impact of blog posts but he does not use people’s emotions that much, so has a risk of a lower drive in customers.
    [Blog] What Rex Ryan Taught Me About Social Media
    Take a look at their communication patterns on social outposts like Twitter, Facebook, and their blog. Tweet You might think he’s overrated, a blowhard, or a fatso but New York Jets coach Rex Ryan understands human psychology. Unlike most NFL teams, the Jets do not control players’ media access. Any player is free to speak with any reporter at any time. Ryan has just one rule that governs the interactions between players and press: “In all interviews, players must acknowledge at least two teammates, and one coach.&#. Genius. It’s Not About You.
    [Blog] How to Manage 19 Social Media Channels
    The two blogs his team runs — A Healthier Michigan and Michigan Blues Perspectives — are indicative of the two roles BCBSM’s social media channels play. These blogs have their own bifurcated social channels, as well. 'Tweetable Moments It’s all about helping through the content. DaveMurr Tweet This. Listening and Results Measurement. Dave Murray ‘s 12-person social media team handles content creation, social media management, and social media customer service for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. via A Healthier Michigan. ” Holy Social!
    [Blog] Confused? Consider Rox's 180 Rule
    Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Branding , Money Matters , Strategy > Confused? Thanks to blogging and Twitter, even people who have never used your products can have more influence on buying than any other marketing channel! link] from BareFeet Blog This comment was originally posted on Twitter NewMediaHowTo December 3, 2009 at 12:25 pm Confused? What would you want? Hawai?i
    [Blog] The 5 Critical Errors Most People Make When they Start Using Social Media for Business
    One way to find out more about their general interests (outside your blog) is to look at profiles of people who follow you. Check out their blogs, and see what they’re talking about and linking to. Post from: ProBlogger Blog Tips. For most businesses, participating in social media is unchartered territory. When there are no examples to follow, the only way to learn is to experiment. Over the last 18 months, I’ve been observing what’s worked and, more importantly, what hasn’t. Here are the top five ways a business can alienate people and waste time using social media.
    [Blog] Why Corporations Should Pay Less Taxes and Individuals Should Pay More
    This is a cross-post from my other blog, Stay N Faithful , a blog I set up for Political and Religious posts (be sure to click and subscribe if you want more posts like these). asked my brother, Ben Stay, if he could comment on the current tax situation of America, and gave him access to post there. The article was so good, and since he used Google and Google+ as examples, I thought it was worth sharing here - it's definitely worth a read if you're worried about the current state of employment in this nation. hope you enjoy this as much as I did - my eyes were opened as I read it.
    [Blog] NFL Week 2 NFL Picks via Social Media
    If you are new to the blog or this series, I’ll be selecting winners of the weekly NFL games using social media mentions charted by Lithium Social Media Monitoring and run through a series of formulas ( full stats here ), against a friend from across the interwebs. Unlike the NFL this is no typo, we’re picking games via social media. week into this young NFL season, our social media NFL picks sit at 8-8, one game shy of the numbers predicted by Michael Pace. This week’s combatant is my friend Mandie Boardman , a New England transplant in Charm City. NFL Week 2 Picks.
    [Blog] Global Pulse of Social Media in 2011
    The US saw a 63% increase in corporate blogs. 36% of companies maintain blogs globally. I have a problem that I need to admit. read and I mean a lot. am also a research junkie when it comes to the social space and like checking out reports even if it takes me a few months to clear the foot high stack of them sitting on my work desk. One paper that I recently read was Burson-Marsteller’ s The Global Social Media Check-up 2011. Below are the stats that really stood out to me: Asian companies saw a 68% growth in corporate Twitter accounts. US companies average 5.3
    [Blog] Is Boston the worst city in America?
    In her blog post. She provides sales and business development services to agencies and companies who are utilizing social media strategies and tools, and will be launching a blog called “Rip Off The Roof&# in the near future. This is a guest post from Anne Weiskopf. Within a two week span this summer, Boston was honored by GQ Magazine as being first in “ The 40 Worst-Dressed Cities in America &# and by two Michigan psychiatrists as “ The Least Friendly City &# in the country. So, what’s up Boston? And, is it causal? Ask the cab drivers. never heard of it.
    [Blog] Some Social Media Sites That Ultimately Failed the Test
    They already had a misstep in early June: The developers deleted all user information from the classic site without warning (including personal emails and blog entries), creating a major outcry from users who lost several years’ worth of data. Launched as a book and music review site in 1999, Xanga soon morphed into a blogging platform. Users were given a “Xanga site,” which consisted of a blog, photoblog, videoblog, audioblog, a mini-blog called a “Pulse,” and a social networking profile. MySpace. ITunes Ping. Xanga. Friendster.
    [Blog] Free Assessment – Let’s Find Out How the World Sees You
    'Today is the six-year anniversary of the Convince & Convert blog. Since 2008, this blog and the community that surrounds it has grown from me and my Mom, to hundreds of thousands of marketers and businesspeople from all corners of the world. It’s been an amazing ride, and I thank every one of you for your support. But really, WHO ARE YOU? don’t know, and I’m not sure YOU know. Here’s a 100% free way ($37 value) to find out in a just a couple of minutes. can take the amazing How The World Sees You personality assessment for free. Go to: [link] 2.
    [Blog] Google Analytics Social Reports Provide Huge Metrics Edge
    You can follow her on Twitter at @lisabarone or find her blogging about her own struggles with voice at Google Analytics Social Reports Provide Huge Metrics Edge is a post from: Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting. Don’t get me wrong – I’ve been known to spend a few too many minutes trolling Twitter and Facebook on personal time. You have, too. But when it comes to business, I’m not playing around. m not on social media to kill time; I’m there to build a business and find my customers. First, let’s be honest.
  • SPIN SUCKS  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010
    [Blog] Back to the Future of Social Media | Spin Sucks
    Go – Christopher Penn wrote a great blog post about how to get new business from social media. Joey Strawn is a blogger, husband, entrepreneur, and general purveyor of awesomeness and currently blogs at 17, 2010 #FollowFriday: The Bike Whisperer A Rose By Any Other Name…Might Not Be As Marketable Blog: Share Your Link Love Spinonomics Attire Not Appropriate for Public Speaking Arment Dietrich Is No Longer a PR Firm? The Ghost Blogging Debate The Age-Old Question: Can I Pick Your Brain? Blog Roll Book Rec. Because the future is here. Very fun!
    [Blog] Kyle Drabek No Hitter
    You can also subscribe to the blog to ensure you receive the latest posts. « Previous Post Next Post » [link] Tweets that mention Kyle Drabek No Hitter | Jeff Esposito’s Blog — [.] blog comments powered by Disqus Stay connected Recent Posts Can influence be bought? Home About Archives Press Clips Suggested Reading Kyle Drabek No Hitter Written on July 4, 2010 by Espo in sports While working in sports, I saw a lot of really cool things. Everything from the inside of a cold tub to 2,000 yard rusher and three division titles. Enjoy this post?
    [Blog] YouTube: An Excellent Way to Reach the Professional Tradesman
    Leverage other social media platforms - Blog about it, Tweet it, post it on Facebook and submit it to StumbleUpon. 'Are you looking for ways to get in front of tradesmen? If you’re a manufacturer and don’t have anything on YouTube, you’re missing a great opportunity. What better way to show a customer or prospect how to use your product, highlight features and benefits or even have a customer testimonial. Next to Google (who by the way owns YouTube), YouTube is the highest searched. hour of video is uploaded every second – that’s 60 hours a minute! Educate the customer.
    [Blog] Reviving the Customer Experience – One Food Truck at a Time: Part 2
    They all link back to their blogs and newsletters or even print media via Twitter; even the food writers from the Washington Post are active on Twitter. I know, I know, the anticipation was killing you. Well it’s the day you’ve all been waiting for, the second part of my interview with entrepreneur and food trucker extraordinaire, Jeff Kelley ! If you missed part one, then drop everything you’re doing and go read Reviving the Customer Experience – One Food Truck at a Time: Part 1  first. It’s ok, we’ll wait.). Image: Courtesy of Jamie R. JK: Oh absolutely. And respond.
    [Blog] From Couch To 5K: Why Lindsay Allen Runs
    wrote about how I got started running in my blog post entitled “On a Mission.” When she’s not working with words, Lindsay enjoys baking (she’s known in many circles for her cookies), cooking, photography, wine and craft beer, traveling, blogging , and, most recently, running. Shannon Pauls Very Official Blog Spin Sucks TopRank Online Marketing Blog Writing Boots - David Murray Love WUL? Oh, one other thing: my blog = my sandbox. And you take responsibility for your comments - just as this is my blog, those are your comments, not mine. Why bother?
    [Blog] Free Resources You May Not Know About (for Tradespeople)
    'Today we have a guest blog post by Sandy Bucher, Media Engineer at Sonnhalter, sharing a little-known tip on an easy way to keep up with news in your industry. If you are interested in finding out what’s happening in your trade, there are many trade publications available at no charge to tradespeople of all kinds, if you qualify. If you want to learn about the latest industry trends, read about upcoming trade shows or industry events or see new products available, all you need to do is request a subscription from these trade publications. It’s a pretty easy process.
  • ABSOLUTE PA  |  FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013
    [Blog] Bright Sparks list: Reality checks and sexy playthings
    Having a steady flow of great blog articles to share with my peeps on Twitter and Facebook, plus keeping up with the latest goss in my field is a cornerstone of my online content plan. Inside is a secret stash of my favourite websites and blogs that I pour over weekly, and I share the best finds with my social media gang on Twitter and Facebook. If you were lucky enough to browse my Feedly, (you can but you’d have to pay me ) you would see Chris Brogan’s blog feed filed neatly in ‘Shareables’. So, what’s on my Bright Sparks list this month? Dig in… 1.
    [Blog] Advisory News: MyLikes Raises $5.5M, Adds Mobile Apps
    Today, MyLikes unveiled a bundle of strong announcements that show the company continues to get significant traction, becoming the go to word of mouth recommendation service that lets people get paid through their streams, videos and blogs. About 10 months after the company gained seed funding from former Googlers and an advisory board (myself included), they have announced the raise of $5.5 million in Series A funding, led by Khosla Ventures. In addition, Gmail and FriendFeed founder Paul Buchheit is joining the company's board of directors. Big day. Combinator earlier this year.
    [Blog] 10 Ways Low-Quality Copywriting Services Will Hurt Your Business
    Blog articles which consist of only a few sentences can be perceived as thin by search spiders. Your blog articles don’t need to rival the quality of The New Yorker, but they should satisfy your prospects’ need for education, entertainment, or research. Your blog, eBooks, and social media should position your brand as likeable, knowledgeable, and someone your website visitors want to get to know better. Blog marketing metrics are a powerful tool for discovering what resonates best among your audience. What is Shallow Content? Originality. Few Social Signals.
    [Blog] Dallas Local Search Engine Optimization Expert Launches Argent Media
    His work has been featured in several publications, and he regularly contributes articles to Natural Search Blog, Nodal Bits, and Search Engine Land (which is the leading online publication dealing with paid and natural search marketing). Chris Silver Smith, a local search engine optimization expert based in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, has launched Argent Media , a search marketing agency. Argent Media will focus on providing both short-term search engine optimization services such as basic website audits as well as ongoing consultation retainers. Local.
    [Blog] 3 Simple Questions to Understand Why Your Affiliate Promotions Are Not Converting
    'I had an email this morning from a blogger who has built a great loyal readership to their blog and who has been attempting to monentize that readership lately by doing some affiliate promotions on that blog. This might seem like a no brainer but I’m amazed how many times I see bloggers promoting products that are on a completely different topic to what their blog is even about. relevant to the topic of your blog. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger. The problem – nobody is buying anything that they promote. Are You Promoting in a Personal Way?
    [Blog] The Value Of Focus
    don't care if it's loosing weight, doing community service, getting a promotion, Blogging more often or starting that business that you have been dreaming about. "When do you have time for all of the things that you do?" " How often do you get asked this, exact, question? People who seem to be doing a lot of things often get asked this question. It is the kind of question that makes me laugh (mostly because there is a misconception that I am busy doing a lot of things). Make time for the things that are important to you. Because a vacation is break. In a word: focus.
    [Blog] Knowledge and Application are Two Different Things
    One of the concerns I hear from many small business owners just getting into blogging, podcasting, or video as part of their marketing is how they don’t want to give away their secrets of how they do things. 'When I was a 9-year old boy, I was handed my first uniform and told to go play 3rd base. was now a ballplayer. The best role models at the position at the time, according to my baseball cards, were Brooks Robinson and Ron Santo – and both were known for their stellar glove work. had read how each of them practiced, fielding many ground balls on a daily basis. Click Here!
    [Blog] The Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
    Similar to business, whether it’s opening a new location or launching an online store, reinvigorating a blog or getting ready for your summer sales, pay attention to the little things. '“The little things in baseball, though they may have a small impact on one game, can have a large impact on one season,” Brad Ausmus, Manager, Detroit Tigers. Baseball is made up of many small things and offers fantastic lessons for life and business. lot of talk around the thinking person’s baseball conversation is about the game-within-the-game. May I say it again?
    [Blog] Facebook Intensive Class – Computer Class, 1 Day
    Laurel’s blog has been named by AdAge in the Power150 media blogs worldwide and she is in the top 10 bloggers for Australia. Looking for a very indepth Facebook class? Not just building “likes” and “shares” but also competitions, coupons, adding shopping baskets and tickets, analysing FBO (Facebook Optimisation and  so on? Course Agenda. COMPUTER COURSE: Facebook has one billion members – are you ready? Your thinking of setting up a Facebook Business Page or have already got one but want to do more. Session Details. Please pass on!
    [Blog] Scale or Say No
    We have blogged, checked-in, and tweeted ourselves into this position, one we wanted from the outset. Book smarts will only get you so far, much less a blog post. In addition, I remain committed to blog four or five times a week. There’s a growing symphony of voices from our more well known friends that publicly demands cash for time, whether that be for a call, a lunch or a day. The underlying tone of these statements is anger towards frequent requests for time from their communities. But in reality, this problem should not be pushed back onto the community.
    [Blog] F-Commerce - Rise Of The Facebook Consumer
    As Facebook extends its platform into any and every digital space (websites, blogs, smartphones, etc.) What the Facebook? While visiting Florida last October, I noticed a wall of gift cards near one of the checkout counters at a Target store. Gift cards are big business these days and many retailers are getting in on the action. With all of the options available, one brand really jumped out at me. It was a gift card for Facebook. Facebook is huge and continues to grow at a staggering pace. Last month eMarketer reported that Facebook reaches the majority of Web users , saying that 132.5
  • ENGAGE  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2012
    [Blog] Avoid 5 Pesky Grammatical Errors With These Rules of Thumb
    Sometimes I wonder if grammatical and punctuation errors will become accepted because their use is so commonplace, now that so many people can self-publish on websites, blogs, e-newsletters and more. I’ve always had a problem with split infinitives. That is, I seem to always be guilty of writing them. My publisher at a newsletter publishing company where I worked ten years ago used to always correct me. would argue with him that the sentence doesn’t sound right when it’s grammatically correct. Sometimes it sounded downright awkward – so I’d end up rewriting the sentence completely.
  • ENGAGE  |  MONDAY, APRIL 23, 2012
    [Blog] Should Tweets be Eligible for Pulitzers?
    ve expressed my disdain for our obsession with them on this blog. I ’m a sucker for a good meal. Living in Washington, D.C., such an affliction can be a recipe for financial ruin. Nary a day goes by without another restaurant from yet another up-and-coming, as-seen-on-TV celebrity chef. My girlfriend, bless her heart, keeps a running tab of all the places she can’t wait for me to spend my paycheck. But she could tell you what type of cocktails we had. And whether the server was on his game. Oh, and the crème brûlée? Like she could forget that. Dinner is “an experience.” Often damn good.
    [Blog] Get More Comments: How Honesty Compels Readers to Comment
    If we’re intimidated by a blog post, we probably won’t leave a comment on it. Honesty builds credibility, and the more credible you are as a blogger, the more worthwhile it’ll seem to readers to comment on your blog. For that reason, you might also use honesty to help drive the moderation of comments on your blog. How to Make $30,000 a Year Blogging : another from-the-trenches tale, but one in which the opening involves the true story of a conversation I had with a reader. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger. What is that technique?
    [Blog] Refine and Improve: The Fifth Step to Social Media Mastery
    He blogs here focusing on issues that senior execs face in sports. Today’s guest post is written by Nic Cartwright. Before you get too far into this post, make sure you have read the excellent series on The Five Steps in Social Media Excellence  here on Spin Sucks. Phew… you have been busy little bees. If only life were that easy. am not a PR expert, although I have spent a fair amount of time trying to generate PR and build relationships with customers, the media, and sponsors. Creating a digital platform has never been in my job description. The final step is the most important.
    [Blog] David Ferrucci on Building the World’s Smartest Computer
    Live blogging Dr. David Ferrucci’s address to the IBM Watson University Symposium at Harvard Business School and MIT Sloan School of Management. Example: In the category of Lincoln Blogs: “Treausre secy Chase just submitted this for the third time. Ferrucci was director of the IBM Watson project. Ferrucci tells a story about his daughter’s quote: “Interesting things are boring.” Because that was her frame of reference. Interesting things involve a lot of complexity that makes them boring (to people who aren’t explicitly interested in them). The Next Big Thing.
    [Blog] Create a Newsfeed based on your Interests
    Read more Social Media News via the Soshable blog. We all much prefer reading anything that is of interest to us as opposed to searching for our interests across the web or on our various social networks. We easily give up and just move on to games or images, yet reading and gaining knowledge is still prevalent and necessary as much as it is hard to stay still long enough. There is an app that can help you create a customary newsfeed that pulls from your current social networks that will be created based on your social interests.
    [Blog] The New Face Of Content Marketing
    He responds to almost all of the inputs he gets (from tweeting to leaving comments on blogs) and created a tiny tempest in a teapot last week by declaring that he plans on, "tripling down" on content - because doubling down doesn''t begin to describe how important he thinks it is," according to the Forbes article, Why Gary Vaynerchuk''s New Social Media Strategy Should Change The Way You Do Business. 'How much content is too much content when it comes to a brand? It''s a slippery slope for most brands when it comes to their engines of content creation. if you''re lucky). brand.
    [Blog] Free Interview Webinar with Tsh Oxenreider from SimpleMom
    know many of you know Tsh already as her blog has a big readership and those of you who followed the ProBlogger Tourism Queensland trip that we did earlier in the year will know that she was one of the winners of that prize. There are some people whose approach to blogging you just click with – Tish was one of those. Tsh began blogging in 2008 on Simple Mom so has only really been at it for 4 years but has not wasted her time since then. She blogs with authenticity, passion and a genuine interest in her readers. how she monetizes her blog. About Tsh.
    [Blog] The Top Five Stories for Week Ending Dec. 10, 2010
    For those of you who write blogs and use Feedburner to deliver the RSS feed, read this article from Jason Falls. Like Jason, I haven’t totally played with the new features to figure out if there are better analytics, but it’s something you should understand if you keep a blog. Well, one more week down and only 14 shopping days left. Are you ready? Other than the Lakers backpack I bought my youngest brother (he’s 10 and I don’t fight it because the Bulls aren’t great) that was returned and a Target run for stocking stuffers, I am ready! Right?).
    [Blog] Top Five Stories Week Ending December 3
    rarely post blogs in this weekly update that aren’t universally applicable, but this one from Danny Brown is so good (and upsetting, as a PR pro) that everyone should read it, no matter your profession. If you are in PR or marketing, if you blog, if you hire PR or marketing professionals, or if you do any blogger relations, please, please, I implore you. If people around you have the flu or strep right now, amp up your immune system! I’m serious. This stuff is bad. haven’t been this sick in 10 or more years or for this long. It’s been an entire week. 
    [Blog] Promoting Your Stars
    Get them interviews in relevant trade magazines, get them guest-post slots on top blogs, pitch them to speak on behalf of the community at events. Your community probably has star members. These are people with the most knowledge, most authority, most experience. These aren’t just the high contributors, they’re the experts. You should be promoting them. You should promote them inside and outside the community. Act as their PR agents. Good publicity for them is great publicity for you. It gives fellow members something to aspire towards.
    [Blog] Is Game Mechanics Enough to Create Meaningful Social Games.
    Gauravonomics Blog For Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists How To Organize and Energize Your Evangelists Blog Speaking Writing Bio Media Subscribe Slideshare Twitter LinkedIn Facebook IdeaSliver Labs Tumblr « Forbes Story on SMS-Based Social Messaging Platform SMSGupShup How to Build a Social Network Based on a Single Feature » Is Game Mechanics Enough to Create Meaningful Social Games? Welcome to the Gauravonomics Blog for Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists ! Follow the blog on RSS , Twitter or Facebook and youll never miss a post again!
    [Blog] Three Tips on Writing From Stephen King and Anne Lamott.
    Gauravonomics Blog For Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists How To Organize and Energize Your Evangelists Blog Speaking Writing Bio Media Subscribe Slideshare Twitter LinkedIn Facebook IdeaSliver Labs Tumblr « Elif Shafak: Write About the Unknown, Not the Known Stephen King on His Male Cigar-Smoking Muse » Three Tips on Writing From Stephen King and Anne Lamott Welcome to the Gauravonomics Blog for Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists ! Follow the blog on RSS , Twitter or Facebook and youll never miss a post again! Do share in the comments section.
    [Blog] Guardian Activate Summit 2010 Highlights: My Talk on the Crisis of.
    Gauravonomics Blog For Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists How To Organize and Energize Your Evangelists Blog Speaking Writing Bio Media Subscribe Slideshare Twitter LinkedIn Facebook IdeaSliver Labs Tumblr « Announcing the 2010 World Summit Youth Awards Winners The IdeaSliver Manifesto » Guardian Activate Summit 2010 Highlights: My Talk on the Crisis of Caring Welcome to the Gauravonomics Blog for Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists ! Follow the blog on RSS , Twitter or Facebook and youll never miss a post again! For more, read my bio. Lets talk.
    [Blog] My Guardian Activate Talk on How the Crisis of Capability and the.
    Gauravonomics Blog For Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists How To Organize and Energize Your Evangelists Blog Speaking Writing Bio Media Subscribe Slideshare Twitter LinkedIn Facebook IdeaSliver Labs Tumblr « HT Article on Bloggers as Opinion Leaders You Need a Social Object, Not Only Shared Self-Interest, to Build a Strong Online Community » My Guardian Activate Talk on How the Crisis of Capability and the Crisis of Caring Collide in India Welcome to the Gauravonomics Blog for Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists ! It’s a short 10 minute talk.
    [Blog] How Weird Al used Social Media to Skyrocket his New Album to Fame
    In fact, this is exactly what travel blogger Adam Costa did when he released 50 guest posts the same day in order to grow the popularity of a new blog. Just think about it: you contact several dozen blogs in your niche and tell them you want to write a guest post for them, but it needs to go up on this specific day (probably one a few months from now). You’ll probably inspire them to go along with it more if you have a good reason; Costa’s reason was to launch a new blog, but maybe yours is to raise awareness about a dangerous issue or promote a new product line.
    [Blog] Does Your Content Pass the Resharing Test?
    But if you’ve written a great blog post, don’t just tweet out that link once or post it on Google+ one time. 'Tweetable Moments Visuals are the difference between being noticed and not being noticed. GuyKawasaki Tweet This. Cultivate Your Brand Cult. Guy Kawasaki and Peg Fitzpatrick , the marketing power duo behind Canva ‘s social, are releasing a book in early December, entitled The Art of Social Media: Power Tips for Power Users. Their goal? To share those social media tips that will be, for the most part, timeless. It’s that simple. It’s not enough.”
    [Blog] 3 Common Facebook Ad Mistakes Everyone is Making
    Common Facebook Ad Mistakes Everyone is Making is a post from: Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting. Facebook ads are a very powerful tool. There are so many options for marketers, it is a bit like flying the space shuttle for many of us. We just don’t quite know what we are doing yet. For many Facebook marketers we are having to learn how to create good Facebook ads by creating a few bad Facebook ads first. But there are plenty of best practices and lessons to take note of to help improve that learning curve a bit. Targeting Non-Fans.
    [Blog] Content Marketing Warfare on Google Panda & Penguin [Infographic]
    Before these major Google algorithm updates, a website could get high rankings by applying the  “weapons” blog spamming, blog networks, linkwheel, mass paid linking, article, marketing, and web 2.0. The alternative “weapons”, as presented in the infographic, are quality blogging, unique guest posts, interactive content, infographics, linkbaiting, and asset building. If your website rankings have changed for the worse as a result of Google’s Panda and Penguin algorithm updates, then you’re probably looking for a new SEO tactics. ” 3.1%
    [Blog] Social Media is for EVERYONE! : Old Spice Proved It
    We also built them a blog and optimized their Youtube channel among other things. We recently started working with Ergo Office Seating , an office chair supplier from San Jose California. Ergo supplies furniture dealers with high-end ergonomic office chairs, they don’t sell directly to the consumer. Keep that in mind. Ergo started their Facebook page and Twitter accounts from scratch. We made sure that Ergo’s slogan was represented across their designs, in their content and through their voice. In short, we have a well rounded brand rocking social media.
    [Blog] The Social Habit – Is Our Facebook Addiction Ruinous
    You can also go to brand-new The Social Habit website ( [link] ) and provide your email address (no obligation, and of course no spam) and we’ll let you know when the research is available, when we have new blog posts analyzing social behavior, and when we have new, free goodies you can download. The Social Habit – Is Our Facebook Addiction Ruinous is a post from: Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting. Read on and you could win a copy of The Social Habit research. The mean number of daily Facebook checks is 4. Not many. Doable.
    [Blog] Who Wins in the New Partnership of Twitter and Google
    Terrific blog called The Future Buzz and a must-follow in social media. 'Image via Get all JayToday episodes at [link] Even when things are going great, you’ve got to remember extinction could be right around the corner. Watch today’s video to see my stationed in front of an enormous T-rex skeleton. In Montana.) Recently Google and Twitter announced that you will now be able to get tweets inside Google search results again. That used to be case until 2011, and then their previous relationship lapsed. But that is changing, and it’s mutually beneficial.
  • SOSHABLE  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2012
    [Blog] Can Gamification Make You a Better Person?
    To help you achieve faster results, Payoff offers handpicked tools and blog posts to help you along the way and supplies motivational tools like badges and even cash prizes to keep you on track. No matter who you are, it’s safe to say that there’s something about your life you’d like to improve. Whether it’s learning a new skill, saving more money or improving your health, one thing always rings true…the road that leads to achieving your goal is often a long and boring one. In this article, we take a look at a few companies that are using gamification to help you become a better person.
    [Blog] Real-Time Twitter use by Wheat Thins
    You can also subscribe to the blog to ensure you receive the latest posts. « Previous Post Next Post » [link] Tweets that mention Real-Time Twitter use by Wheat Thins | Jeff Esposito’s Blog — [.] blog comments powered by Disqus Stay connected Recent Posts Can influence be bought? Home About Archives Press Clips Suggested Reading Real-Time Twitter use by Wheat Thins Written on July 5, 2010 by Espo in Twitter , Viral Video I saw this video kicking around Twitterville and needed to share. Enjoy this post? Thanks for visiting! Unported License.
    [Blog] Cartoon of the day
    You can also subscribe to the blog to ensure you receive the latest posts. « Previous Post Next Post » [link] Tweets that mention Cartoon of the day | Jeff Esposito’s Blog — [.] blog comments powered by Disqus Stay connected Recent Posts Can influence be bought? Home About Archives Press Clips Spark Advisors Suggested Reading Cartoon of the day Written on August 19, 2010 by Espo in Cartoon of the Day Enjoy this post? Share your thoughts in the comments below or with your own networks. Thanks for visiting! Comment - Leave a comment!
  • DEVUMI  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2014
    [Blog] Getting More SoundCloud Plays: 5 Dos & 5 Don’ts to get More Plays!
    As is the tradition here on the Devumi blog, my favorite current track on SoundCloud will be at the bottom. Include linking URLs to your SoundCloud from your website, blogs, in your artist bio for interviews, and anywhere else a link fits. appeared first on Devumi Blog. 'SoundCloud is the most exciting opportunity for musicians to increase their exposure, find new fans, and even get discovered. Getting more SoundCloud plays is not, however, as simple as uploading some tracks and letting the magic happen. They’ll be obvious once you have them done, but you can’t skip them!
    [Blog] Thank You, #CitizenGulf
    know of at least 60 blog posts written about the Day of Action. Eric Johnson at El Studio deserves a huge thanks for designing our Posterous blog , and for his work migrating the site. Yesterday’s national day of CitizenGulf events ranged from the first Social Media Club event in Fredericksburg, VA to a big get together in Honolulu, Hawaii. With tickets starting at $10 a pop, it looks like 400 people came together and raised roughly $10,000 (preliminary estimate) benefiting at least eight children of fishing families in Catholic Charities of New Orleans After School Program.
    [Blog] Outlook Money Story on Being the Chief Marketing Offer of You Inc.
    Gauravonomics Blog For Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists How To Organize and Energize Your Evangelists Blog Speaking Writing Bio Media Subscribe Slideshare Twitter LinkedIn Facebook IdeaSliver Labs Tumblr « Hindu Story on Mobile Marketing in India The Social Squared Manifesto » Outlook Money Story on Being the Chief Marketing Offer of You Inc Welcome to the Gauravonomics Blog for Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists ! Follow the blog on RSS , Twitter or Facebook and youll never miss a post again! Subscribe to my blog to never miss a post again.
  • ARI HERZOG  |  SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 2013
    [Blog] WHY YOU C4N R3AD 7H15
    Sign up to receive blog posts by email. 'You cdnuolt blveiee that you cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd what you were rdanieg, rihgt? The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno’t mtaetr in what oerdr the ltteres in a word are, the olny iproamtnt tihng is that the frsit and last ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can still raed it whotuit a pboerlm. This is bcuseaethe huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the word as a wlohe. Comments This was a viral meme once on facebook and it is really.
  • KIKOLANI  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2012
    [Blog] How to Use AIDA, ROI and KISS to Boost Your Sales
    560 Resources for Blogging, Online Marketing, and Starting a Business. This is a guest post by Jani Seneviratne. Are you tired of your copy being ignored by prospects? Are you searching for a proven way to create copy that is well optimized for sales? AIDA, ROI and KISS were first coined by advertisers and an engineer but have since been applied to the online marketing industry. Some copywriters have adapted the formulas to suit their own personal tastes whilst some argue that these formulas are outdated and have disregarded them all together. Attention. Interest. Desire. Action. Impact.
  • DAVE FLEET  |  MONDAY, JUNE 28, 2010
    [Blog] Book Review: Engage!
    Solis’ blog posts are often lengthy affairs, so this won’t be a surprise to anyone familiar with his work. When I put together my reading list for 2010, I included Putting the Public Back in Public Relations by the prolific Brian Solis as one of my 2010 “must reads.&# Surprisingly, though, it turned out not to be the first of his books I read this year. The good folks over at Wiley sent me a review copy of his latest book, Engage! which I’ve just finished reading. Engage! How comprehensive? This fits with the target audience – Engage! Engage!
    [Blog] Podcasting About Podcasting With Neville Hobson
    This past week, I wrote a Blog post titled, The Selfish Art of Podcasting. blogging. Episode #230 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Well, if there's one episode that I can point to as an example of that kind of selfishness, this one would be it. While visiting London for less than 24-hours a few weeks back, I was thrilled to finally meet Neville Hobson in person for breakfast. I've been connected to Neville for almost six years now, but we've never met in our "protein forms" (as I like to call it). facebook.
    [Blog] Reciprocity - so easy to give so hard to refuse
    It got me thinking why do I blog, why do I produce these little thoughts and ideas? 'On a gorgeous sunny day like this, there is nothing I enjoy more than a walk in the countryside. love the countryside, I love the calm.after a business week of work, meetings, travelling etc. walk allows you to talk, discuss life and take a timeout from your busy life. It gives you space to think about your life, your career, your business - to think about your own personal growth. Saturday is when I post a ''Bab''s Booster'' to get you thinking about life, to inspire personal growth. Sharing is easy.
    [Blog] 2012 Challenge for Social Media
    we can blog, we can network, we can podcast.but how do we turn that connection into. Technology has come a long way fast I think us mere humans are only now starting to realise the impact that technology could have on our lives. The task for 2012 is that in technology, in social media. technology doesn't infuse life but life is infused through technology. Our test for our businesses is how do we deliver that greater human purpose? human rather than than a web experience? better world for us to live in - richer in connection? to deliver dreams to our customers door?
    [Blog] Tips for Budgeting Your Online Marketing Resources
    As a general rule, high-performing sites need to have a blog and offer downloads of premium content such as white papers or an e-book. Guest Articles and Blog Posts. 'Time and money.  These are the two things that always seem to be in short supply when it comes to marketing.  With a little more time – the thinking goes – programs could be fine-tuned for maximum impact, and with a little more funding they could reach more audiences or penetrate existing audiences more deeply. But the world for most marketers doesn’t allow such luxuries – and that’s actually a benefit. 
    [Blog] Groupon Responds to Super Bowl Ad Complaints
    Groupon CEO Andrew Mason responded to the backlash on Twitter and Facebook about Groupon’s  &# Tibet&# Super Bowl ad via the Groupon Blog: viewer named Vinod posted on the Groupon blog in response to Mason’s explaination: I know what you were trying to convey, but you had 2 problems. xwgYqIZUtZ0. We take the causes we highlighted extremely seriously – that’s why we created this campaign in partnership with many hallmark community organizations, for whom we’re raising money at Facebook removed the campaign in 2009.
    [Blog] Groupon Responds to Super Bowl Ad Complaints
    Groupon CEO Andrew Mason responded to the backlash on Twitter and Facebook about Groupon’s  &# Tibet&# Super Bowl ad via the Groupon Blog: viewer named Vinod posted on the Groupon blog in response to Mason’s explaination: I know what you were trying to convey, but you had 2 problems. xwgYqIZUtZ0. We take the causes we highlighted extremely seriously – that’s why we created this campaign in partnership with many hallmark community organizations, for whom we’re raising money at Facebook removed the campaign in 2009.
    [Blog] Foursquare Gowalla and Yelp Oh'My
    Author: Koka Sexton Comments: 1 comment Date: 13 Apr 2010 Categories: Blog Tags: Adoption , Airports , apps , Array , Badges , Beacons , Buggy , Concentration , East Bay , facebook , Firebug , iPhone , koka sexton , mashable , Mobile Phone , Social Networking Sites , Starbucks , Sxsw , Twitter , Vacant Lots , Virtual Mayor , Yelp There are 1 comment. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Foursquare Gowalla and Yelp Oh’My I’ve become obsessed with location based applications for my iPhone. Gowalla works a little differently. Now back to Yelp.
    [Blog] Build Your Connections Before You Need Them
    am writing a blog/ article and was hoping to solicit your expertise in this area. Commenting on a thought-provoking blog post  or acknowledging a speaker after a talk are easy ways to make initial connections. 'Most professionals agree that the quality and breadth of one’s connections are critical to organizational and personal success. Positive relationships support problem solving, crisis management, collaborations, new initiatives and even enhance career opportunities. Despite this understanding, colleges don’t emphasize teaching networking strategies for students.
    [Blog] Fashion’s Love Affair with Social Media
    lot of fashion brands utilize blogging to communicate to their audience, typically promoting an aspect of their brand and then conversing with their audience in the form of comments below the article. They work really hard to build a community on the ASOS website : for example street-style photos are featured in a section of its blog by consumers or potential consumers, where they can vote, comment or buy them. Social Media has become an integral part of every organisation’s marketing strategy. The fashion industry seems to be at the pinnacle of this revolution. The Reasons Why.
    [Blog] Hollywood Films and Social Media: The New Art of Promotion
    Here is what Bay said on his blog in regards to some Internet rumors about a certain casting choice: “I squashed a rumor that was on the Internet last week. Just a few short days after Bay’s blog post, reported that Mark Wahlberg, the Oscar-nominated actor, had been added to Bay’s cast of “Transformers 4,” stepping into the leading man position held by Shia LaBeouf in the first three movies. Gone Viral. Buzz worthy. Reply. It was about Mark Walhberg. Mark was rumored to be starting in Transformers 4. We are working on another movie together, not T4.
    [Blog] Avoiding the Client-Consultant Ego Clash
    ” Not so long ago, one of them asked me a question that I thought would make for a good blog post: How do you avoid stepping on the toes of your client, so that they don’t think you’re trying to show them you’re smarter than they are? Some of you know I’m adjunct faculty at Johns Hopkins University. For those who don’t, I am (!), and this is my fourth year teaching a class on “not-for-profits in the digital age.” Ah, the client-consultant ego clash. I’ve encountered it, and I imagine you have as well. How do we get around this? as opposed to. >?”
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