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How to Stay Relevant in an Algorithmic Instagram Feed

Convince & Convert

Instagram recently sparked a social media panic attack when they announced their decision to move from a chronological feed to an algorithmic feed. The new feed is still in beta, but once released widespread, it is possible that users will only see up to 30% of the content produced by the people they follow —similar to how Facebook feeds work. Travelgrammers. Gamers.

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NEVER Feed the Trolls

Janet Fouts

The more you say, the more you feed ‘em. Pollay’s book “ The Law of The Garbage Truck “ Wish them well and let them pass on by. There’s a saying in social media that goes something like this “You know you’ve “arrived&# when you’ve got trolls commenting on your work&#. Trolls are a special breed. Well, it can get ugly. You decide.

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Seven Podcasts to Add to Your iTunes Feed

Spin Sucks

Therefore, I bring you the seven podcasts you must add to your iTunes feed to laugh, learn, and live. Shel Holtz and Neville Hobson talk about the events of the week, as they relate to communications, host experts, and do book reviews. The post Seven Podcasts to Add to Your iTunes Feed appeared first on Spin Sucks. By Gini Dietrich. Seven Must-Listen Podcasts. The Friday Five.

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The 11 Business Books That Shaped 2015

Twist Image

Well, in case you have not noticed, it's getting easier and easier to spend your time trolling Twitter feeds and Instagram images, and flicking your way through the Facebook newsfeed. For true perspective - and time to think - nothing satiates me more than reading a good book (and, yes, I'm a sucker for non-fiction and business books). Here are 11 business books that shaped 2015 (in alphabetical order). Famed Hollywood producer explains the power of curiosity, and asking questions in this very powerful book about a soft skill that many of us dampen and dismiss.

Book Review: The Social Employee

Webbiquity SMM

Into this milieu have stepped Cheryl and Mark Burgess with their book, The Social Employee: Success Lessons from IBM, AT&T, Dell, and Cisco on Building a Social Culture. ” And that is what sets up the core of this book: lessons the authors share from seven leading companies in how to harness the power of social employees. Those voices collectively shape the brand.

HOW TO: Read 26 Books A Year

Dave Fleet

Tweet Late in 2009,  Julien Smith’s fantastic approach to reading inspired me to set an ambitious target for this year: to read one book every two weeks throughout the year. even published my target list of books so people could hold me to account. In fact, I’m on my 28th book of 2010. 26 books per year… how? booksWhy you should try it. Fiction.

Poke the Box – Book Review

Justin Levy

Seth Godin recently released his new book, Poke the Box (Amazon affiliate link), as part of the Domino Project. As an avid reader of Seth’s, both his books and his blog, I was excited to read it. This is never the case with Seth’s books. At 83 pages with a lot of spacing on the pages, the book is a short, quick read. Book Reviews Reviews

Book Review Wednesday: Wikibrands: Reinventing your company in.

Akamai Marketing

There are so many layers to this topic that entire (worthy) books have been written on social media philosophy, content creation or audience engagement. With all the dynamics elements to creating a successful social media presence, its sometimes hard to know where to start or even what books are worth the time investment. But before we get started: what exactly is a Wikibrand?

Seth's Blog: How to read a business book

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Check out Seths books. Books by Seth Godin. RSS Feeds. [-for mobile]. SETHS BOOKS. How to read a business book. like reading magic books. But reading the books is fun. s a pleasant adventure. A lot of people read business books in just the same way. s a huge gap between most how-to books (cookbooks, gardening, magic, etc.) Seths Blog.

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The Entrepreneur Equation: A Review of Carol Roth’s Book

Spin Sucks

She’s written her new book, The Entrepreneur Equation , that way…in a very special Carol way. It’s a book I wish I’d had six years ago, when I was contemplating organizing a business structure and hiring a team. It’s not often you come across a book (or a person, for that matter) who will tell you exactly what it’s like to run a business.

#BookLoews Lets You Book Hotel Room Via Twitter

The Realtime Report

The luxury Loews Hotels & Resorts, a subsidiary of Loews Corporation, recently announced that hotel booking is now possible through Twitter. Customers just have to tweet @loews_hotels with #bookloews to express interest, at which point a Loews agent will respond with an attached link to a secure chat channel to shore up booking and credit card details.

Four Ways to Fight Content Thieves

Spin Sucks

Tools such as Yoast (a WordPress plugin), FeedBlitz (an RSS feed and email subscription service), and Genesis (a WordPress theme) automatically create that sentence for you so it appears any time someone scrapes your content. When you use FeedBlitz or other software for your RSS feeds, it allows you to get creative with what appears in your footer. Every day. You know what he said?

Show - 350 How to Promote your Book

Engaging Brand

Patricia Fry joins  Anna Farmery  to talk about how to promote your book and the challenges which a budding author may face today. Is the book the new business card? How 76% of books fail - defined as sells less than 100 copies and why. Is there one thing that makes a book great. Is the book the new business card?

PR Pros Must Embrace the PESO Model

Spin Sucks

While the algorithm at Facebook keeps changing so only those who pay get their content to show up in the news feeds of their followers, you don’t want to ignore your page. Create a list of books and podcasts you want to review. On  Feedly , create a list of bloggers to watch. This is good, but it also means change. And change is hard. ” PR is marketing. PR is sales.

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Book Review: The Crowdfunding Revolution

SocialFish

In this series of posts about social media books, I invite the author to share something about themselves and why they wrote the book, and what in the book might be of particular interest to association or nonprofit audiences.  . ” –which feeds my Humanize -ing obsession, how could I not recommend this? Book review Social, In Theory Transparent.

33 Phenomenal Content Marketing and Copywriting Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

Feeding The Content Marketing Beast – 7 Places to Find Cheap Content by Heidi Cohen. Content marketing guru Joe Pulizzi  presents a fascinating history of content marketing, from cave paintings and 19th-century “customer magazines” through the emergence of corporate blogs, business video, microsites, and the proliferation of content marketing sites, books and resources.

10 Business Books That Aren't Out Yet (But You're Going To Read)

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There is a whole new slew of great business books that are coming your way in the next little while. Well, he just released his latest book and I''m about to get started on it! From the book: "How many times have you heard yourself saying yes to the wrong things -- overwhelming requests, bad relationships, time-consuming obligations? " The book was published on July 15th, 2014. Paul wrote a super-interesting book titled, The Marketing Agency Blueprint , back in 2011. " The book will be published on August 11th, 2014. business book.

How She Does it: Blogger Pip Lincolne Talks Finding Time to Write Books

ProBlogger

As Darren said a little while ago,  everybody has a book in them, but it’s probably more accurate to say every blogger has at least 10 ideas for eBooks inside them. You might want to write eBooks, print books, memoirs, autobiographies – a thousand ideas, but realistically not a lot of time in your schedule for your one (or many!) How do you know when to say yes to a book?

Show 371 - Little Black Book of Innovation

Engaging Brand

Today Scott Anthony  of Innosight joins  Anna Farmery  to discuss The Little Black Book of Innovation and we discuss. How you can listen to The Engaging Brand. 1) You can listen on your PC now without downloading any software just click hear to listen to the latest marketing podcast. 2) You can subscribe to the show via  iTunes  or. 3) If you use a different podcatcher then you can subscribe using the following  RSS Feed. Pod Casts market research Scott Anthony Little black book of innovation 7 deadly sins mozy pro online backup anna farmery engaging brand

Socialnomics Book Review | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Book Reviews , Social Media / Socialnomics Book Review | Subcribe via RSS Socialnomics Book Review August 30th, 2009 Posted in Book Reviews , Social Media Tweet Share I debated whether to post a book review as I experienced flashes of high school busy work, but Socialnomics is certainly relevant to my world, and I enjoyed it thoroughly.  The book doesn’t necessarily have to be read start to finish.  Related posts: Social Media Book Package Giveaway!

How Book of the Month Club Is Building a Vibrant Community on Instagram

Simply Measured

Remember those Book of the Month Club advertisements you used to see as you flipped through your magazine? Well, Book of the Month Club has gone digital for the Instagram age, transforming into a subscription-based e-commerce book club offering a limited number of new books each month to members. Book of the Month Club is on an engagement growth rocket ship in 2016.

Youtility – The Marketing Strategy for the Age of Information Overload

Convince & Convert

Join the pre-release fan club at youtilitybook.com. I’m delighted to officially announce that my next book is finished and it’s the best work I’ve ever done. I am BURSTING with excitement to get the book in the hands of sharp, creative people, and it’s coming your way soon. Youtility marketing book youtility youtility bookYoutilitybook.com.

A Dying Breed

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If the story is not in your feed, or you're being forced to leave wherever that feed may be, it's getting harder and harder to get those readers to click out of their native environments (the places that they want to keep thumbing through). Schaefer (business consultant, blogger at {grow}, teacher at Rutgers University, and the author of The Tao of Twitter , The Content Code , and three other bestselling books) will reveal their secrets, strategies and techniques for what it takes to win with content, today. business book. news feed. This grew. content. brand.

Old PR Stunts Don’t Drive Sales

Spin Sucks

That’s why, when I see things like the following news segment with the Guinness Book of World Records-seeking World’s Finest Chocolate , I go a little nuts. Click here to watch if you can’t view in your RSS feed.). I’ll give them that the stats are pretty impressive: 12,000 pounds of chocolate that is 21 feet long. Our responsibility. Pretty cool. Um, Mr. CMO?

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Taking A Page Out Of Life's Book

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Taking A Page Out Of Life’s Book August 13, 2010 by Taylor Marek After taking a brief hiatus from my blog, podcast, twitter, facebook, and everything else online, I’ve come to several conclusions. Many of his books are compilations and thoughts generated from his blog posts and those that link to him. What pages have you taken out of life’s book when the hard times came? It truly helps to take a break sometimes. Second thought.

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

Waxing UnLyrical

Walking the transparency talk I WAS going to write about something to do with online integrity, but, like many well-meaning bloggers, I got side-tracked by my Twitter feed. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Mark as read Approve comment This reminds me of the pedophilia book that was on Amazon for a while. Shelly.

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Booked: Facebook Disabled My Account | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / Booked: Facebook Disabled My Account | Subcribe via RSS Booked: Facebook Disabled My Account December 1st, 2009 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share I feel so alone.  I didn’t quite realize how much I used Facebook until it was taken away from me.  View Comments to “Booked: Facebook Disabled My Account&# Francisco J Palacio Says: December 2nd, 2009 at 10:03 am Just heard of someone whose profile – and connections – were as professional as any. Sure, I get it. 

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Book Review: The Social Employee (@SocialEmployee) by @TomPick #socbiz #IBM #Cisco #Dell

Blue Focus Marketing

Into this milieu have stepped Cheryl and Mark Burgess with their book, The Social Employee: Success Lessons from IBM, AT&T, Dell, and Cisco on Building a Social Culture. ” And that is what sets up the core of this book: lessons the authors share from seven leading companies in how to harness the power of social employees. Those voices collectively shape the brand.

Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress

ProBlogger

Just as other people are displaying and reading your feed in their apps and devices, you can use external RSS feeds to supplement and strengthen your site’s primary content. Whether you’re displaying feeds from similar sites or aggregating news from around the world, importing feeds means taking advantage of the best that the Web has to offer. Why do it?

My First Novel, 19 Years in the Making

Geoff Livingston

Exodus (Book One of the Fundamentalists) has been 19 years in the making. The new site accommodates Exodus with both its own section and RSS feed. The book will be available for purchase in both print and electronic editions, and will use the RSS feed to publish each chapter over a course of 70 days. Now, onto the book… A Tale of Two Decades. Check it out!

Social Media Book Package Giveaway!

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media , Software / Social Media Book Package Giveaway! Subcribe via RSS Social Media Book Package Giveaway! by Gary Vaynerchuk These are all books I have read and enjoyed and think you will too.  View Comments to “Social Media Book Package Giveaway!&# Pretty simple.  So cool.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He’s volunteered to give away a copy of his recent book, FBML Essentials , to two readers. You can also purchase my book, FBML Essentials , which will give you a little more details on FBML (as well as the Facebook developer platform in general). have a couple set up for books that I work for the publishing company. Marketers love Facebook. This applies to Pages as well.

Derailed [Book Review]

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Derailed [Book Review] Written on January 23, 2010 by Justin Levy in books , business , reviews , video 14 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Have you read the book?  What were your thoughts on it?

Rework – Video Book Review

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Rework – Video Book Review Written on August 1, 2010 by Justin Levy in books , reviews , video 2 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. For more of my thoughts on the book, here’s a quick video.

Life Lessons From a Rock Star. And Finding Your Magic.

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This was my reaction as I came across the video below on my YouTube feed. His books,  The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work ,  The Architecture of Happiness ,  Status Anxiety and every other one he has written are core to lot of how my thinking has evolved (and this includes both the topics that I choose to study, write and speak about). Books, online training and live events.

Social Media Book Package Giveaway! | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media , Software / Social Media Book Package Giveaway! Subcribe via RSS Social Media Book Package Giveaway! by Gary Vaynerchuk These are all books I have read and enjoyed and think you will too.  View Comments to “Social Media Book Package Giveaway!&# Pretty simple.  So cool.

The Death of Traditional Book Publishing | Spin Sucks

Spin Sucks

What should we discuss this week?&# My friend Petya Georgieva suggested Seth Godin’s decision to give up on traditional book publishing. But… I wonder what giving up the traditional book does for one’s reputation? Through my travels and speaking, I see way too many people who still value the hard cover book, the printed newspaper, and the glossy, four-color magazine.

Will You Abandon Your Friends to Seek Real Relevance

Convince & Convert

Brian recently published his 5th book, The End of Business As Usual. Congratulations on the new book. We just can’t stop you from writing books! was that Engage was more of a reference guide than a book. Jay: One of the things I loved about the book is you talked about how we’re all wired for distraction now. You’ve got to write a book.

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Poke the Box – Book Review

Justin Levy

Seth Godin recently released his new book, Poke the Box (Amazon affiliate link), as part of the Domino Project. As an avid reader of Seth’s, both his books and his blog, I was excited to read it. This is never the case with Seth’s books. At 83 pages with a lot of spacing on the pages, the book is a short, quick read. Book Reviews Reviews

Poke the Box – Book Review

Justin Levy

Seth Godin recently released his new book, Poke the Box (Amazon affiliate link), as part of the Domino Project. As an avid reader of Seth’s, both his books and his blog, I was excited to read it. This is never the case with Seth’s books. At 83 pages with a lot of spacing on the pages, the book is a short, quick read. Book Reviews Reviews

Twitterville Video Book Review

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Twitterville Video Book Review Written on September 9, 2009 by Justin Levy in books , reviews , twitter , video 15 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Take a peek at the book and see what you think.

Delivering Happiness – Video Book Review

Justin Levy

When I heard that Tony Hsieh was writing a book about the meteoric rise of Zappos from a startup that almost collapsed to a $2 billion a year powerhouse, I was really excited to get my hands on a copy. All of this built up anticipation to read the behind-the-scenes story on Zappos and this book doesn’t disappoint. shot a video review to share my thoughts on the book.

Ignore Everybody Video Book Review

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Ignore Everybody Video Book Review Written on October 25, 2009 by Justin Levy in books , reviews , video 9 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here!