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NOVEMBER 3, 2012 Facebook Lags Behind Pinterest in Social Shopping Engagement
Pinterest is superior to Facebook at stimulating conversations about consumer products. According to a recent report from BizRate Insights, Pinterest is better at inspiring and driving purchases than Facebook — 69% of online consumers who visit the social network have found an item they’ve bought or wanted to buy, while only 40% of Facebook users [.]. Social Media Consumer Electronic commerce engagement Facebook Facebook Users Image Hosting Lag Like Button Online Consumer Online Shopping Photo Sharing Pinterest Recent Report Social Shopping Software User Report Users
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NOVEMBER 3, 2012 Smac! Cancer Where it Hurts.
Have you been touched by cancer in your community, family, circle of friends? me too. That’s why I hope you’ll read my friend Jennifer Stauss Windrum’s story and help us Smac! cancer where it hurts. ——————– NoMo the SMAC! leader NoMo is the ringleader of “SMAC! Right now, NoMo is just a prototype. Check-writer only? The Big Why.
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NOVEMBER 3, 2012 Google Insights to Inspire You
I am an unashamed Google fan girl, not in the sense that I believe everything they do is perfect but I do believe they have transformed how as a small business you can operate on the web. also admire the way they put something out there, then try and improve it in small simple steps. enjoy reading 'Think Insights with Google' as well and noted on the latest version several quotes. Andrew Keller says " Announcement communication feels antiquated. brand is either interactive, engaging and social, or it's trending toward irrelavence". Openness doesn't mean anarachy.
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NOVEMBER 3, 2012 Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #124
Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? "In 1945, an extraordinarily forward-thinking professor wrote an article for The Atlantic entitled, As We May Think. It's frightening how accurately he foresaw many of today's biggest trends -- and if he was right about today, why not tomorrow? It was the end of World War Two, and thousands of scientists had to turn their minds from war to peace. It is an enlarged intimate supplement to his memory.') " (Alistair for Hugh). " (Alistair for Mitch). But Amazon.
PROBLOGGER 8 Rules You’ll Need to Become An Editor’s Go-To Writer
| SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2012
This guest post is by Thomas Ford of www.123Print.com. Whatever stage of development your blog is in, it’s useful to consider the elements that characterize a good blog writer. Perhaps you’ve recently begun accepting guest posts. What are the criteria that inspire you to publish or make the call to reject a post? Even if you’re just getting started and authoring all of your own posts, don’t publish just anything. Learn to self-edit, and you’ll be far more likely to please future editors when you begin posting elsewhere and seeking other outlets for your writing. MORE >>
PROBLOGGER Trial by Fire: a Beginner’s Attempt at a Product Launch
| SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2012
This guest post is by Ryan Derousseau of R.M.D. Media. Unlike most bloggers who share their experience on ProBlogger, I haven’t quite seen the fruits of my labor turn ripe—yet. only launched my blog on social media and media outreach a couple months ago. I’m a newbie to this whole blogging thing. My decision to launch the blog fit well with my background, since I work as a journalist and a social media manager. But jumping into a blog of my own meant I had to do more than just write about my niche. think we all can relate here. It’s a move that has come with some trial and error. And it worked. MORE >>