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Great videos on the creative culture and remixing…

The Way of the Web

I’ve finally got around to watching the first two parts of ‘ Everything is a Remix ‘, (h/t Rubbishcorp and Only Dead Fish ), and it’s a really good series of realtively short videos looking at the pervasive remix culture which has become more explicitly acknowledged in the digital era: Part 1: Everything is a Remix from Kirby Ferguson on Vimeo. Code 2.0

Why it doesn’t matter if not all user-created content is great…

The Way of the Web

video content creation content remixing pipa sopa stats videos uploaded youtubeYoutube users are currently uploading an hour of content every second, or 60 hours every minute. Assuming 0.25% of all content being uploaded is great content, that’s 3.6 hours of amazing videos every day. That’s 25.2 It isn’t about piracy.

What Old School Hip Hop Teaches Us About Content Marketing

SocialFish

Walk away armed and ready to remix content, create authentic messaging that compels action, and think differently to innovate your messaging strategy. Key takeaways include: Understanding how to remix content. Gen Y was born and raised on Hip Hop culture—which began in 1970s New York City and has flourished from the 1980s through today. Creating authentic messaging that compels.

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Somebody that I used to know

Sherrilynne Starkie

Gotye makes the ultimate Gotye YouTube remix. Chances are you’ve heard Gotye ‘s song a time or two.  You might be aware of the hundreds of  amateur covers that have sprung up on YouTube.  Hats off to Gotye for seeing the Internet as a place that breeds fan love and not a place that threatens his artistic rights or royalties. link]. Related posts: The ROI of social media.

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Twitter Moments Goes Mobile

SocialTimes Twitter

Remix. Twitter gave all users the ability to create Moments via desktop  in late September, and the feature was extended to iPhone and Android users Wednesday. The social network said in an email to SocialTimes that the extension of the Moments feature to its mobile users marked “an effort to give people, brands and creators a new and dynamic way to tell their stories,” and it shared the news via tweet (embedded below): With Moments, you can bring together favorite Tweets to tell richer stories – rolling out on mobile starting today. https://t.co/SMqIZ1Zngo. SMqIZ1Zngo. Reorder.

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Your New Content Strategy [REGISTER!]

SocialFish

Unlike for-profits and small businesses, our challenge is not coming up with something to post, but rather coordinating and remixing content for social. The dog days of summer are over. Your boss will be asking questions. Questions like, “do we have a content strategy?” If Overview. If there’s one thing that associations and nonprofits have in abundance, it’s content.

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[SLIDES] What Old School Hip Hop Teaches Us About Content Marketing

SocialFish

DJ Kool Herc  creates what we now know as the “break”… Four Elements: Innovation, Remixing, Authenticity, Storytelling. 1. Remixing: Steal Like An Artist. Remixing is not stealing: quote from Remix by Lessig about Walt Disney’s Steamboat Willie and silent film Steamboat Bill, Jr. RESOURCE: Remix by Lawrence Lessig. WIIFM? mmccon LK18.

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Should Journalists Be Required to Link to Inspiration Sources?

Spin Sucks

He says, In our remix culture,  I feel   strongly  that we ought to, whenever possible, acknowledge our antecedents. Martin Waxman , Joe Thornley , and I always record Inside PR late on Friday afternoons. It gives us time to reflect on the week, plus we typically don’t have any interruptions that late so it’s a good time to focus. The Back Story. ” Whoa, Nelly. article.

Word of Mouth? Viral? Social ? What’s the difference?

Atom Thought

And the unique differntiator is that in order for a content to become social the control of content needs to be relinquished or the content should be allowed to remixed, re-purposed. Yesterday while discussing on org structure with a colleague, I came across a topic which propelled me to write this post. If you ask me I would rather not compare both. The Ultimate Online Social Experience!

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Memes: Tips to Help Them Go Viral

Spin Sucks

Grumpy Cat , Bad Luck Brian , and Success Kid are all viral memes that have been remixed over and over again. By Elizabeth Victor You may have noticed that your Facebook, Twitter, and other social media feeds have been dominated by images for the past year and a half. Many of them are memes—images or short videos combined with text that often depict a popular celebrity, figure, or phrase.

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Picture This

Social Media Marketing

Attribution cc by This license lets others distribute, remix, tweak, and build upon your work, even commercially, as long as they credit you for the original creation. Attribution Share-Alike cc by-sa This license lets others remix, tweak, and build upon your work even for commercial reasons, as long as they credit you and license their new creations under the identical terms.

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5 Ways Brandr is Visual Social Media Heaven for Small Business

Socially Sorted

Studio is an amazing app for creating images using other people’s designs (remixes) or your own and has really cool layouts, layers, icons, illustrations, fonts and effects.  It’s one of my favourite apps. If you are in Small Business and don’t have time to create visual content then grab a coffee and listen up. Image by Shutterstock. This post is not about Studio.

Social Media Campaigns Kick-Off 2014 World Cup

The Realtime Report

Memes will also play a large roll on the site; a new tool allows users to either design their own art or remix existing illustrations, and share them across different social media platforms. Today marks the start of the 2014 World Cup, a month-long event highly anticipated by fans – and marketers – around the globe.

Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources

Aggregage

KeepStream – Remix your tweets, statuses, and other social goodies into a neat, tidy, permanent web page. Great picture and post on the Information Overload Paradox : The post talks about the issue of overload: I can certainly consume more content than I could two decades ago, but no matter how much content is available, I can’t consume much more. Aggregation. Filtering. Curation.

Common Creativity: Understanding the Rules and Rights Around “Free” Images on the Web

ProBlogger

Basically, it lets others do as they please with the creator’s work (distribute, remix, tweak, alter, and profit commercially), provided the originator receives proper attribution. Under this license, the work itself may be reused, but it must remain identical to the way you found it—no tweaking, altering or remixing allowed. In some cases, a picture is worth a thousand dollars.

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YouTube - Education Today and Tomorrow

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Remix. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Worldwide. English. Close. Set Your Country Content Preference. Close. Set Your Language Preference. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Education Today and Tomorrow. Rate: 182 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 171,510. Share. Favorite. Playlists. MySpace. Facebook. more share options. fewer share options. This video will appear on your blog shortly. Loading. Loading. Loading. Loading. Thank you for sharing this video! Saving. close. This video has been added to your favorites. Remove from Favorites. close.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & a New Version of Friday

Kikolani

Friday Remix. My hubby shared this remix of the song Friday, and I have to say, I love it! This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Making Money Online / Marketing / Online Business. Personal Development / Productivity.

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6 Business Books That Are Coming (That You Better Get)

Twist Image

Kelly both describes these deep trends -- flowing, screening, accessing, sharing, filtering, remixing, tracking, and questioning -- and demonstrates how they overlap and are codependent on one another. There is a whole new batch of business books that are coming out in the next few months. My book reading pace has slowed. Dramatically. Not because of Netflix (but, let's be honest, have you seen the latest seasons of Daredevil and House of Lies ?), but because there really wasn't all that much that was moving me in the non-fiction book space. It has been some time. Right? Wrong. Without

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The Little Give

Dave Fleet

The Remix Project. Today I’m veering a little way from my normal topics – while I generally write about communications, social media and the like, I thought you might like a little insight into life at Edelman ; specifically, one of the cool employee engagement initiatives we have here in Canada. The Little Give. City Life Film Project. Green Thumbs Growing Kids. Humewood House.

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8 Tips for Using Quotes and Dialogue in Your Blog Posts

ProBlogger

The poster read, “Old skool remixes are the koolest.”. The poster read, “Old skool [sic] remixes are the koolest [sic].”. This guest post is by Aman Basanti of  Ageofmarketing.com. Quotes and dialogue are one of the most powerful tools in the writer’s toolbox. They bring your writing to life. They give your piece voice and make the words jump off the page. How to capitalize a quote.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Happy Holidays

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Happy Holidays. Next week I will be out of town and it will be near impossible to get any work done. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Facebook Reassurance

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Temporal Distortion

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

One of the most interesting aspects of web presence optimization (WPO) is how frequently bloggers and journalists write about the concept without actually using the term. Rand Fishkin recently devoted 1,700 words to the topic of conversations about the industry’s nomenclature and inspired nearly 170 comments, all with no mention of WPO. Web Presence Optimization (WPO) Guides and Insights.

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SoundCloud Acquisition Imminent: Get your SoundCloud Account Ready

Devumi

If you’re an artist on SoundCloud there a number of ways that this possible SoundCloud acquisition could help you out: Licensing from the major labels can free DJs and remixers from the potential of lawsuits resulting from remixes/samples. The past few months have been full of rumors of a Soundcloud acquisition. Their buying into SoundCloud is a way from them to get that action.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Partners in Crime

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. ­­This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, online business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Journey Through Canyons

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Find out here. Ways to Spy on Your Competition – In this article, Kim reveals 7 super cool ninja.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Matt Cutts on Blackhat SEO

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Have Your Registered for Blog World Yet? If you haven’t registered already, your window for savings is almost closed. The Resources Mashup.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Red Pandas

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

3 Amigos of Content Marketing and a Muy Bien eBook Strategy

Convince & Convert

In a guest post for Vocus, Ann explains three great ways to reimagine content is to reorganize, rewrite and remix content. Image via BigStockPhoto.com. Lee Odden. Ann Handley. Jay Baer. read their books and blogs. hope you do too. Because they’re so generous with their ideas, all three were a big help to me before I knew them. Now that I do, they’re even more helpful. They’re friends.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #103

Twist Image

Mister Rogers Remixed - Garden of Your Mind - PBS Digital Studios. 93Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? "I'm on the West Coast this week, and seeing many of my Burner friends again for the first time in a while. And it's rife with drama and color. lawsuit. " (Alistair for Hugh). It ain't. bitcurrent.

Are we losing control of the web?

Engaging Brand

podcast and when I look at my humble show - The Engaging Brand - in iTunes it is surrounded by remixes from the large institutions such as the BBC. Well more precisely the world wide web. The web has brought a democratisation of communication, of publishing.it has given back the voice to the people. Yes, that has been an outcome of the web but I wonder, I just wonder unless us.the people.protect it that the democratic web will go back under the control of institutions. Here's the reasons behind my thinking. Power that is brought through money and money that people will want to protect.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Cat Yoga

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #54

Twist Image

Everything Is A Remix. everything is a remix. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? "Two videos for the long weekend, whichever side of the border you live on. This is a nearly 90-minute video from last month's D9 conference , but if you want to understand the world we're going into, watch it."

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Kittywood Studios

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & My Arizona

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. The Secrets Behind Content With 10,000+ Shares – What makes content go viral? Business / Career.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Last of the Great Unknown

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. This post features 6 types of bloggers worth getting to know and how to build a relationship with each.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Royal Wedding

Kikolani

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Powered by Wordpress | Based on WP Premium theme by WP Remix. chrisbrogan.com. Covering social media business strategy and personal power. About. Speaking. Rockstars. Subscribe. Newsletters. Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You. May 19, 2008. LinkedIn is a professional network built around one’s employment capabilities. It is often referred to (I believe somewhat incorrectly) as an online version of your CV or resume. People who use LinkedIn expertly, like Christopher S. Here are some thoughts on amping up your LinkedIn presence. Write to be Read. Connection Strategies. Thanks.

The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation

www.briansolis.com

Also, content creation doesn't have to be de novo but can consist of useful remixes of existing info. As George Bernard Shaw observed, “Life is not about finding yourself, life is about creating yourself.&# Such is true for social networks and the digital persona and resulting experiences we create and cultivate. In doing so, we literally make the world a much smaller place.