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How To Be Inspired At Work

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Be more involved in our community. Spend more time travelling. Read every article (cover to cover) of a magazine that interests you (and yes, read the ads too). Do some volunteer work in an effort to help your community and meet other interesting people. They can be major ones, like taking your savings and going off to travel. magazine. travel. It''s 7 am. I''m sitting in a coffee shop right around the corner from my office. It''s easy to read between the lines. It''s easy to think that someone is a workaholic. We all want to read more. Whatever.

10 Brands Killing It On Instagram in 2016

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Condé Nast Traveler (@cntraveler). We all need accounts in our Instagram feed that make us feel like we are traveling, even though we’re still sitting in the same office under the same neon light. Screenshot from the Instagram account of Condé Nast Traveler. After all, an image is worth a thousand words (and works in several languages). Adidas (@adidas). Dior (@dior).

From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories

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From shared databases to communities of practice: A taxonomy of collaboratories. From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories. The types are: Distributed Research Centers, Shared Instruments, Community Data Systems, Open Community Contribution Systems, Virtual Communities of Practice, Virtual Learning Communities, and Community Infrastructure Projects. " Compared to other peer groups, scientific communities are often surprisingly egalitarian and broadly international. Community Data Systems.

Bare Feet Studios Final Three for Best Social Media Campaign

Bare Feet Studios

We are so thrilled to be one of the three finalists for the 2012 Annual Pacific Edge Magazine business awards: best social media campaign. It has gotten a tremendous response from the travel blogging community and been written up in numerous places. News Social Media awards hawaii honor Lanai LVB maui mvb pemawards smchi tourism travelWhat a magical delight!

The Continuing Evolution of the Indian PR Landscape

Waxing UnLyrical

With such a huge chunk of the audience online, it becomes increasingly important to reach them outside of the traditional ways of communicating (newspapers/magazines/TV/radio). Their customers are online and, in order to connect with them, it is essential that they have a social presence to connect and engage with their target community. reading and traveling. Twitter chats.

The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

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Paul Pioneer Press as well as the Features/Travel editor for the newspaper. Expert Community Manager with the Focus Expert Network, a network of thousands of leading business and technology experts who answer questions and post thought leadership content. She’s also the editor of Brain Pickings and writes regularly for Wired UK magazine, The Atlantic and Design Observer. aaker.

The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

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Not only leaders in their professional lives, nearly all these women use their social profiles to express their passions outside the workplace, which range from NASCAR, art, travel, billiards, wine and music to community service, politics and, of course, family. ” She was named B2B Magazine’s 2012 Digital Marketer of Year. That will be our top focus for next year. kishau.

How To Use Facebook Audience Insights For Better Targeting

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Look at all pages and write down specific interests, brands, magazines, websites, organizations, community pages, famous people or anything else that might define the target audience: Another example of using using Page Likes section for targeting ideas – this time, analyzing ‘Ryan Deiss’ as an interest. Are you struggling with Facebook ads targeting? Conclusion.

10 Book Recommendations From Team Sprout

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If you’re looking for a good travel read this holiday season, these are all fantastic choices. About the Author: Jon Gertner is an editor and technology writer at Fast Company magazine. Previously, he worked as a science, business, and economics writer at New York Times Magazine. group of traveling actors and musicians called the Traveling Symphony tours the scattered enclaves of North America, bringing entertainment and news of other settlements to these isolated communities. Here at Sprout Social, reading really is fundamental. Kernighan and Dennis M.

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Master New Skills: Social Media Power Tips to Be More Successful

Peg Fitzpatrick

Be a multi-faceted jewel by sharing personal information and business information in a mix that works for you and feels comfortable. A gem role model is Arianna Huffington who shares some of her travels and personal photos but doesn’t go overboard with minute personal details. Let’s face it, social media is getting more complicated as time goes on. Enter these social media power tips!

Four Types of Status Updates for Improving Social Media Engagement on Facebook and Twitter

Laurel Papworth

If social media is the medium or channel then social object is the content that travels that channel, passed hand to hand, mouth to ear, tweet to retweet, Like to Share. Be the Magazine, not the Advertisement. Think about magazines – they find content, quotes, articles and publish them and then wrap the promotions around that content. Which one do you use most? Channels.

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

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

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How to Immediately Gain Traction on Twitter (and Grow Your Business)

Rebekah Radice

Today I’m going to share with you 11 ways to immediately gain traction on Twitter and grow a thriving community. Staying focused on your niche will make it easy for you to build a community centered around similar interests.   3. Twitter followers that are part of your local area (city, state or community). Travel tweets that help you plan your next vacation.

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth

She stays on message – online communities are good, broadcasting spammy advertising is bad. We’ve used them since day dot (well, since I’ve been in online communities, anyway, around the end of the 1980′s). When I was in Saudi Arabia , working on the women’s online community (iMatter, showing that Women of Islam matter), no one used their real name.

This Ain't No Ice Bucket Challenge. Please Read.

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Magazine and more, because I want people to think differently about their business and their marketing. I don''t take for granted the amazing opportunity that social media has brought, in terms of taking an individual''s thinking and being able to share it with the world in such an instant and real-time fashion. inc magazine. It''s a fault. I''m not perfect. He always is. leukemia.

Where does Content Marketing Belong in the Social Business?


As most of you probably know, the term content marketing was coined by Junta42’s Joe Pulizzi , and it emphasizes the use of relevant, customer-centric, multimedia and cross-channel content to support all possible marketing objectives, including lead management and community nurturing. You have executing roles for people such as community managers or web care collaborators (often integrated in customer service) on one hand, and on the other hand, you regularly see managers – certainly in larger corporations – with a global social media management role. Do you need those?

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Don’t shy away from giving your community the information needed to find you elsewhere both online and offline. Let it be posted on every social platform of choice and then watch as it seeds through other communities (which is likely to happen and shows that your marketing is viral). In the screenshot above, control is shifted to everyone and empowers your community members.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

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40 Examples Of Creatively Designed Twitter Backgrounds by Tripwire Magazine. Community manager Jen Lopez explains how SEOmoz increased its total Twitter followers by 250% to over 27,000 people. Hint: it helps to have a community manager. It has enabled revolutions in real life as well as in digital marketing. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter and SEO.

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38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

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ALOT is a catalog of free “apps for your PC” in a range of categories including entertainment (comic books, TMZ, The Onion, IMDB search), food, games, travel, music, news (The New York Times, CNN, Fox News, Stock Market Watch), reference, social networking (e.g., Innovation is alive and well in the development of cool free and low-cost web-based tools and apps. PingTags. Buffer.

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5 Ways Communication on Pinterest Differs

Geoff Livingston

According to an Ahalogy study , many active Pinterest users indicate they turn to the social network in place of traditional media: • 43 percent use Pinterest in place of reading magazines. • 49 percent use Pinterest instead of browsing catalogs. Hypothetically, if you are a travel company you usually post on why Paris is a great place to visit. People are looking for stuff.

5 Tips for Great Content Curation

That means you should consider posting short bursts on Tumblr , images on Pinterest , video on YouTube , and community conversations on Facebook. Sharing info and giving proper credit where it’s due is also huge in the blogging community. have my own magazine [link] and I will definitely take what you said on-board. Travel Lists. Trending Stories. Like Tweet.

Association Social Media: ASCD


We have units in ASCD dedicated to almost every area that impacts education: conferences and institutes, book publishing, magazines and newsletters, online courses and webinars, professional development consulting, public policy, and more. Is community management (group moderation) part of your responsibilities? ———————  . all week. Facebook.

10 Ways Marketing Agencies Rock the Web with Content

Writtent Blog

Pace: Four Seasons Magazine. Hotel chain The Four Season’s clientele are a uniquely urbane and well-traveled bunch, which is why just any content wouldn’t do. The average individual who frequents the Four Seasons has been around the globe a time or two, which is why their cutting-edge travel editorial drove such remarkable results. 2. didn’t think so! Did it work? Absolutely!

9 Steps to a Daily Blogging Schedule


This guest post is by Caz Makepeace of y Travel Blog. Think photos, poems, thoughts, quotes, community involving questions, giveaways, reviews, curating information for your readers, and highlighting other blogs. 2. often turn a travel experience I wrote about on my travel blog , into one that has a family or child angle for my personal parenting and lifestyle blog. 9. Minutes and hours spent aimlessly wandering lost and filling the void with crappy reality TV shows and trashy magazines. publish almost daily on two blogs. Write short, snappy content.

How to Make Money Online in 2016: An Unexpected Approach

Viper Chill

He asked his waiter, “Do you think the roads will be clear enough in the morning to travel?” The point of the story is that if you’re on a set salary, you’ll likely phone your boss and tell him the roads are too bad to travel. Darren was abandoned by his mother at 10 days old and grew up with an abusive father, yet later went on to found SUCCESS magazine. Maxwell.

How to Promote Your Blog to the Media


And yet, having been a newspaper and magazine editor and journalist for over 17 years (and a proud blogger for three years), I know that it’s still worth trying. Or you can pitch a feature to the travel section since your story isn’t one you see every day—and many travel sections run stories written by readers. This guest post is by Dan Kaufman of Mediasurvival. Do not spam.

5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

The following five case studies lend insight into how B2B marketers can use social media to generate leads, create specialized communities, improve SEO, become knowledge sources, and strengthen marketing campaigns. The team focused on creating communities for NYC professionals, which resulted in a @RegusNYC Twitter feed and a Facebook Page. In many instances, these audiences self-identify online as interested in specific topics, themes, products and/or services and congregate in groups, message boards or communities. For a niche community, that’s a feat.

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Are You a Productive Reader? - Stepcase Lifehack

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Continue your discussions at Lifehack Community. Lifehack Live for May 26: Susan Sabo on Travel. travel. Free Magazine Subscriptions. ABOUT. HOWTO. FORUMS. ADVERTISE. ARCHIVES. PODCAST. WRITERS. CONTRIBUTE. TEMPLATES. CONTACT. SEARCH. ALL POSTS. FEATURED. PRODUCTIVITY. COMMUNICATION. LIFESTYLE. MONEY. TECHNOLOGY. MANAGEMENT. Your ID: Password: Forget your ID or password?

5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

The following five case studies lend insight into how B2B marketers can use social media to generate leads, create specialized communities, improve SEO, become knowledge sources, and strengthen marketing campaigns. The team focused on creating communities for NYC professionals, which resulted in a @RegusNYC Twitter feed and a Facebook Page. In many instances, these audiences self-identify online as interested in specific topics, themes, products and/or services and congregate in groups, message boards or communities. For a niche community, that’s a feat. link].

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Prepare Your Website for Geolocation with WordPress


Check out some curated lists for the best green WordPress themes , best nonprofit themes , and free magazine WordPress themes. This service is perfect for eco-friendly travel bloggers or writers who enjoy sharing information about green businesses in their communities. This is a guest post by Lorna Li , Founder & Editor in Chief of Green Marketing TV. How it Works.

How to Tell if Your Idea for an eBook or Course Is a Profitable One


The first eBook – Transcending Travel: A Guide to Captivating Travel Photography had a very tangible benefit. You’ll take better photos when you travel! What follows are some questions to ask and some techniques to try to do just this. Is the Idea Important and Meaningful to You? Does it have a Tangible Benefit? What do they do well? Test the Idea. Blog Posts.

An Extensive Guide To Web Form Usability

Magazine. Smashing Magazine. As Luke Wroblewski states in his book Web Form Design: Filling in the Blanks , every form exists for one of three main reasons: commerce, community or productivity. Louis Community College. It can be found in the description for the St.Louis Community College screenshot. Network. Job Board. Smashing Directory. Coding. UXDesign. Coding.

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

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Founder Mark Zuckerberg was TIME magazine’s person of the year , was interviewed on 60 Minutes simultaneously with new features being rolled out on the platform, and had a movie made about him and Facebook’s beginnings. It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook. It started 2010 with roughly 350 million users and is now on its way to 600  million. People are busy.

How publishers curate the world of content

For instance, the New York Daily New s uses the LOUD3R platform to integrate outside content into sections about pets and travel. The travel section pulls in relevant travel deals in addition to news content. “We’re curating content from the Chronicle as well as our collection of Web-only content, whether its from the blogs or the community as well as outside sources,” said Kevin Skaggs, executive producer at In the past, newspapers and magazines were islands to themselves, Karp said. Some news sites (e.g. Copy Foursquare.

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Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers


She has written for major sites like Mashable and Smashing Magazine as well as published the book Internet Famous: A Practical Guide to Becoming an Online Celebrity. Debbie is a life long learner, interested in health, social media, marketing, technlogy, travel, and faith. Her blog, Kommein , covers blogging, business, community management, social media, and more. Enjoy!

MySpace is Reborn as Social Curation

Inspiring Funny Obsolete Scary Must-Have Amazing Innovative Nerdy Read More: Courtney Holt , Curate , Curation , Myspace , MySpace Music , Steve Rosenbaum , Technology News Get Technology Alerts Email Comments 3 First look at the New MySpace promises changes in design -- embraces community knowledge and passion. HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading. Its a big shift, and it might just work.

What Moved You In 2010

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As a former magazine publisher, there's just nothing like opening up a browser and entering into a world of insightful pieces of content written by people who are truly passionate about a topic that gets published the second their idea is complete. Part of becoming a better writer, journalist, Blogger and Media Hacker comes from understanding what content worked for your community. travelled to over thirty cities in five countries, evangelizing the Digital Marketing industry, my agency and the book, Six Pixels of Separation (which 800-CEO-Read and Inc. community.

Are You Ready to be a Full-Time Blogger?


Read sites and magazines about your chosen niche, as well as general sites about professional blogging (like Problogger!), Another option is to join a community of peers or top professionals, or one that’s combined of various levels of skills and successes. Get her free report, 48 Must-Live Israeli Experiences , on her travel blog, and connect with her on Twitter.

7 Powerful Reasons Why Companies Will Pay for You to Blog


ProBlogger Training Day event speakers Craig Makepeace and Caz Makepeace are travel bloggers who landed a corporate sponsorship deal with a major airline, to cover a high profile international sporting event. The people in a profitable niche for major companies tend to be decision makers, consumers or influencers in the buying process, for either highly priced items (like cars, technology, travel or finance), or highly consumed items (like food, health products, household goods). You’ve built a community. Your community is highly engaged. Blog:   y Travel Blog.

The Future of Blogging: I Had to Tell You This

Viper Chill

The magazine industry is crumbling. The community choose the ‘news’, and that just what the community want to see. When everyone else is following their usual strategies pumping out the same old content, he’s leaving his wife and kids at home to travel around the US in an RV to shoot a documentary on living an unscripted life. They really don’t.