Why Reddit Continues to be Relevant

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Way back in August 2010, the social news website Digg.com updated to version 4 – more or less sealing its doom. Reddit. Reddit is (was?) So why did these Digg users embrace Reddit as their new social news website home?

Publisher Survey: Reddit Traffic Way Up, Digg Way Down

Adam Sherk

The rise of Reddit and the steady decline of Digg have been well documented. Just recently Reddit announced that its traffic has more than doubled in less than a year (to 2.07 Among the surveyed group, Reddit went from a combined total of 6.3

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The Rise of Reddit: 4chan and Digg Get the Credit While Reddit Booms

www.theawl.com

"Everyone" uses Facebook and Twitter, and everyone "gets" Gawker and the Huffington Post, but fewer understand what's going on at Fark, Digg, 4chan, Something Awful and Reddit. Thus Reddit serves as the gatekeeper between 4chan and the internet at large.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After all, Facebook could eat the web. In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. Don’t use a Facebook Group.

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Facebook vs Google Infographic

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Google vs Facebook facebook versus google facebook vs google google facebook infographic google versus facebook google vs facebookContinue reading for an insightful infographic from digitalsurgeons.

Facebook vs Twitter Infographic

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Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Facebook is the world’s most visited social media brand with 54% of the worlds internet population visiting the brand. Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 Are Twitter Followers Better Than Facebook Fans?

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

Webbiquity SMM

It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook. Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. It started 2010 with roughly 350 million users and is now on its way to 600 million.

35 Great Social Media Infographics

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 35 Great Social Media Infographics by Pam Dyer on March 3, 2010 Share Here’s a collection of terrific social media infographics that might come in handy. Facebook vs. Twitter 6. The Facebook Juggernaut 29.

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As of January 2010, Craigslist boasts close to 50 million unique visitors per month, according to Compete. For me, it’s just asking, via email, Twitter, or Facebook. They can use any channel they would like – email, Facebook, Twitter, etc.

Facebook vs Twitter

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Tags: Facebook Ads Facebook Advertising Facebook Pages facebook vs twitter facebook versus twitter twitter versus facebook twitter vs facebook Email this to a friend?

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

LinkedIn is firmly ensconced among the “big 3″ social networks for marketing and business purposes, and though its base of 80 million members is far smaller than the 600 million users of Facebook, its impact in B2B marketing is larger. Share this on Facebook.

Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. Best of 2010: 14 Ways Every Business Should Be Using Twitter by Inkling Media. Share this on Facebook.

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11 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2011

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Around this time last year I wrote about the 10 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2010 and while I would say 7 out of 10 have already materialized and the others are on their way. Facebook Advertising – will continue to improve and unfortunately get more expensive.

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50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Although fewer Americans use Twitter than Facebook, Twitter users “are far more likely to follow Brands/ Companies than social networkers in general. Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit.

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

That doesn’t typically fly elsewhere (Facebook will kill the account), but Times Square on Friendster required 2 accounts at the time because I maxed out on the initial 500 person limit. The High Point: Facebook In 2004, I joined Facebook and my behavior changed drastically.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Economic conditions may have been tough in 2010, but there was no shortage of online innovation. Create your own online newspaper from Twitter and Facebook updates based on any topic or group of contributors. Most Popular Free Windows Downloads of 2010 by Lifehacker. ** 5 Stars.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. Facebook added more than 200 million users last year, and Twitter more than doubled in size, adding 115 million.

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Social Media Strategy from A to Z » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Marketing , Social Media > Social Media Strategy from A to Z Social Media Strategy from A to Z by Tamar Weinberg on May 28, 2010 Share Social media might be old.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You may want to create a custom Twitter background, custom Facebook fan page landing tab (with FBML) and custom YouTube channel backgrounds. I have seen people mix up colors on their YouTube Channels, Twitter profiles, and Facebook fan pages.

Dilbert on Social Media Managers

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Dilbert is known for its satirical office humor about a white-collar, micromanaged office featuring the engineer Dilbert as the title character.

Facebook Shares Jump 80% in 3 Months at Private Auction

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Facebook. Facebook was most recently valued as being worth $35 billion after venture investor Accel Partners sold part of its stake in November,” wrote Nicholas Carlson of the San Francisco Examiner , on December 14. Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit.

iPhone, Android and Flash

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Steve Jobs must hate The Flash. Email this to a friend? Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Share this on del.icio.us.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Todd Heim supplies a helpful guide to best practices for building a following on and generating traffic from social bookmarking sites like Digg, Reddit, Mixx and Propeller. 8 brand personalities Facebook and Twitter users hate by iMedia Connection. Share this on Facebook.

How PR and Social Media Can Work Together

Webbiquity SMM

In this example, a press release is distributed online, posted to the company’s Facebook and Twitter updates, and used to create a social media release (using a tool such as PitchEngine ). Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit.

Why Social Media Is Like Getting Stoned

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > Why Social Media Is Like Getting Stoned Why Social Media Is Like Getting Stoned by Tamar Weinberg on April 20, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Todd Mintz.

Google: The search party is not over

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However, Copeland's argument that Google is on the decline is premised on the idea that the significance of search in our daily lives will decline while search loses market share to Facebook. Facebook is not the DVD to Google's VHS so to speak. Share this on Facebook.

Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Noting that “Social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook, if used effectively, can help build relationships, identify new trends and help facilitate networking with like-minds throughout the industry,&# Lacey Haines and Adam Vincenzini share a few best practices for pitching journalists through social media, such as keeping pitches short and using a DM rather than a public message when pitching on Twitter. Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far).

35 (of the) Best Guides to Facebook Marketing, Advertising, Search and More of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Facebook is an extraordinary phenomenon. Also included are a few posts from Facebook proponents, and skeptics, to help you determine if you even really need to be concerned with any of this — or if your social media marketing efforts might be best directed elsewhere. Facebook Marketing Tips and Tactics. How to set up a Facebook fan page that works by Direct Creative Blog. How to Better Engage Facebook Fan Page ‘Fans’ by Social Media Examiner. Facebook SEO.

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Will Facebook Search Become Google’s Competitor?

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So we spend plenty of time on Facebook nowadays: talking, exchanging photos and just browsing. Here’s a simple example: say, I want to buy a computer and I want Facebook to help. People do talk about buying a computer on Facebook, do they? Share this on Facebook.

The 4 C’s of B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. We’ve all heard about the four P’s of marketing. Product. Price. Placement. Promotion. The four P’s were created mainly to describe the ideal “marketing mix&#.

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How something like #NewTwitter can destroy the integrity of an innocent human being

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Marsy, author of Giddy Fingers , presents you with a real life story. of how #NewTwitter almost ruined her life. I was a happy person back in 2008 when I didn’t have too. many things to think about.

Seven Ways to Use Social Media for Business

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn groups, community sites (e.g. Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Though business use of social media is rapidly increasing, many executives remain skeptical of its value.

Generating a Buyer Persona with Facebook Advertising

Buzz Marketing for Technology

How … Facebook! As you may be aware I co-wrote the book Facebook Marketing for Dummies (Wiley) and I am in the middle of working on Facebook Advertising for Dummies (Wiley) right now. And I stumbled upon this concept while working on a Facebook Ad campaign.

11 Myths of Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

On the consumer side, the largest cohort of Facebook’s user base is the 35-54 age group, and the fastest growing is the 55+ cohort. Certainly the tools are new: Twitter has only been around since 2007, Facebook since 2006, and even blogging has been popular for less than a decade.

Are Twitter Followers Better Than Facebook Fans?

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Online marketers are always experimenting on how to deliver the most effective messages across Twitter and Facebook. Others claim that Facebook fans are the most likely to make a purchase. US online marketers suggest that Twitter followers provide a better ROI than Facebook fans.

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10 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Killer Social Media Strategy

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you’re still figuring out your marketing plan for 2010, consider the following 10 reasons why a social media strategy may be well worth the effort. Starting a fan page on Facebook and a business account with Twitter is sort of like moving into a new neighborhood.

4 Reasons Why You Must Stop Using Auto DMs On Twitter

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Take a good look at Bender. Bender Bending Rodríguez is a fictional robot character in the animated television series Futurama. Bender is a heavy drinker, smoker, and gambler and has been known as “pure evil&# , by other characters.

LinkedIn Releases New Share Button

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In response to the many options for sharing content online such as Twitter and Facebook, on November 30, 2010 LinkedIn released its new share button. Starting November 30, 2010, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Forbes, and the Mercury News’ SiliconValley.com are doing the same.

Dear Facebook Friends, You're Doing it Wrong

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook, originally known as thefacebook.com, was a service that connected college students to their classmates and to friends in other universities. If you do so on Facebook, your account will likely be terminated especially if Facebook receives reports of misrepresentation.