June, 2009

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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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#93: 13 Successful Blogging Tips, Business Podcasting, and the.

Taylor Marek

I think this is the longest episode I've released yet! Lots of updates and changes to the site, and plenty stuffed into this episode. First off, my start into the video realm came on May 19 with the launch of the taylormarek20 Vlog

Enterprise 2.0 Reflects the Culture | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Government 2.0 Miscellaneous Personal Prof. Development Social Media Enterprise 2.0 That wiki is going to reflect the culture of your organization, not change it. Enterprise 2.0 holds a lot of promise: Increase collaboration!  Thoughts?

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Syndication Best Practices: Reduce the Risk of Being Outranked for.

Adam Sherk

Syndicating content is an important business development initiative for publishers; it generates revenue, increases exposure, drives traffic and helps facilitate inbound links. However from an SEO perspective there is a downside

The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

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Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you?

Taylor Marek

There is a fine line between having an Entrepreneur mindset and an Employee mindset, lets see if you notice the difference: Entrepreneurs are willing to

Social Search could it be a Google Killer?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This morning I typed into Google the search term: VoIP (which stands for Voice over Internet Protocol) and I got 64 Million responses. 64 Million!! How archaic is that? Does Google have any idea how long would it take me to go through 64 Million responses? know, I know the point is Google is trying to bring me the best responses to the term in the first few pages (if not the first page).

Do People Search for “Breaking News”?

Adam Sherk

Among news sites “breaking news” is a sought-after keyword phrase; I see it prominently placed in home page title tags all the time: CNN.com home page title tag. NYTimes.com home page title tag. FoxNews.com home page title tag

Social Filtering


Great post on social filtering Eric Sauve - Why Social Filters are a Must for Communities : Social filtering is essential in a community system as when you have more than 30 pieces of content or 30 people it becomes impossible to identify the most relevant content and people. great point about the need for social filtering from: Introducing the Filters -. You might call it social curation instead.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

Mad Avenue Blues – The day “Old Media&# died

Social Media Citizens

No serious posts on Fridays !!! Just found this super funny video about changing media on one of the friends wall’s and couldn’t not to share it with you. What do think ?  I bet by next friday it will have over 1 00 000 clicks, wanna bet?

Social Media Success Stories From Surprising Industries


About Us Contact Us Support Home Blog Portfolio Services Value Inbound Marketing Journal Social Media Success Stories From Surprising Industries Kuno Creative - Tuesday, May 12, 2009 Still not convinced that Inbound Marketing and its emphasis on social media fits your industry or marketing plan? Maybe you think it has no place in "hands-on" industries like construction and manufacturing. Here are several success stories that you may not have heard about. Indium Corporation is a 75-year-old global manufacturer of electronic assembly parts. Read more. Read more. Less well-known in the U.S.,

When did I first find value in Twitter?

Taylor Marek

I first found value in Twitter when I was at New Media Expo 2008. Take a listen to find out more

5 Tips for Optimizing your Facebook Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

One of the great things about the Facebook platform is that it provides you access to a large audience of over 200 Million people worldwide at a low cost. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have a strategy in place for what you are trying to achieve. So let’s go through some of your options when it comes to the tactics of social networking marketing. Be sure to get your employees involved.

Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Do People Search for “Breaking News”?

Adam Sherk

Among news sites “breaking news” is a sought-after keyword phrase; I see it prominently placed in home page title tags all the time: CNN.com home page title tag. nytimes.com home page title tag. foxnews.com home page title tag

Finding and Connecting with Bloggers - 30+ Resources


A big value proposition that comes with Browse My Stuff is that it provides a great opportunity to build a relationship with bloggers in a particular field. In Learning, Extended Brain and Topic Hubs , I discussed my experience in launching Speaking Pro Central.  I realized that I should know a lot more about professional speaking and thought that it would make sense to create a Topic Hub that around professional speaking to help my own speaking services.  It also helped me meet many of the top players in that space. Blogger Relations: Two Approaches For PR. Enough With Blogger Strategies!

The Re-Branding of Me: Website Under Construction | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Show Up Like You Mean It”. This is one of my favorite lines to use when I speak about everything from managing one's own online presence to how to prepare for a job interview. If we are not going to put our best selves out there

In Memory of My Grandpa David, a Wonderful Man » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, my grandfather has been ill for awhile. Yesterday, on October 24, he succumbed to complications from lung cancer (though he never

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

Under 30 and Kicking Butt List

Taylor Marek

Derek Johnson over at his blog, [link] has come out with a list of those who are under 30 and running their own successful companies. Derek is a 23 year old CEO of internet startup, Tatango.com and quite successful

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Social Network based Caller Routing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Ok, let’s say you are searching the web for a new fishing rod. You find the right website but you are having trouble locating the right rod and reel combination. Frustrated you consider giving up but give it one last shot and decide to call the 800 number on the site. And instead of getting the usual IVR tree – you are prompted for your Facebook id. What’s going on here you think?

Google javascript Changes Put Publishers in Violation of Sponsored.

Adam Sherk

Last week at the Google I/O developer conference it was announced that Google is now able to execute javascript onclick events, which basically means that links in javascript that were previously inaccessible can now be read and pass

Tradeshows Need to Get in the Information Business


A recent post - Could Tradeshows Be ‘Googley’? looks at various aspects of what trade shows need to do to be successful in the future.  Given that I’ve worked for several large tradeshows in the past, definitely it’s tough times.  One suggestion stuck out at me: 5.) Get In the Information Business. For decades, tradeshows provided the space, exhibitors brought the products, and journalists covered the show. If tradeshows are in the information business, they need to team with journalists and companies to communicate with attendees. Information is no longer a one way street.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

User Centric Releases Results of Eye Tracking Study: Google Versus Bing

Bill Hartzer

User Centric has released the results of an eye tracking study that compares data between Google and the new Microsoft search engine Bing. What is interesting to note is that sponsored links are attracting more attention than they are on Google. Google users appear to be more aware of the sponsored links. Book a last minute vacation. They were both about the same amount of time spent. Digg this!

Announcing the Newest Social Media Prince

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many of you have asked where I've been over the past few months. recently wrapped up writing a book on social media marketing for individuals to large businesses entitled The New Community Rules (Amazon link) and the book is slated

Who are my Mentors?

Taylor Marek

This is something I've been thinking about for a while. Everyone has a hero they look up to, someone they admire. The realm I most associate myself with is the new media crowd (blogging, podcasting, internet video

No patience for the ROI of Social Media discussion

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In a blog post last week, Dell revealed that it has generated more than $2 million in revenue from @DellOutlet, one of its many Twitter sites. Late last year, there were some headlines about Dell crossing the $1 million mark via Twitter and it’s only gotten bigger since then. How did they do it? With a coupon code! Wow, now that’s inventive.

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

Get started on truly maximizing your LinkedIn presence with this informative eBook.

Oscar Meyer Weiner Mobile makes appearance in Hawaii | Akamai.

Akamai Marketing

Oh, I wish I was an Oscar Meier Weiner….” I guess even knowing that song dates me, but I can live with that. As a child, I never got sick of that song…and even today, I remember it when strolling down the aisles of the grocery

Alltop vs Browse My Stuff


I was recently asked what the difference was between Alltop and Browse My Stuff when it comes to a particular topic - in this case the topic was Professional Speaking. So let’s compare: Speaking.Alltop.com and. Speaking Pro Central. Similarities. Both sites highlight top blogs on a similar topic.  I’m not 100% sure what their focus is, but the list of sources seems similar enough. Both sites try to help users who do not classically use an RSS reader to get information.  People who use an RSS reader and are subscribed would simply do it that way. Differences.

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-06-29

Harp Interactive

The “Must-Have” Tool Kit of Social Media Citizen

Social Media Citizens

Before starting the new cycle of posts discussing the startups' which may affect the lives of Social Media Citizens, I decided to share this “Must-have” list of social media tools which have already found their place in our daily