How to Build the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2011 Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The new layout, rolled out to all Pages on March 10, 2011, gives over a full two-thirds of Page real estate to the Page owner: The Perfect Fan Page Leverages ALL the Available Opportunities. Avoid Flash , as it’s not supported by Apple devices.).

How to Set Up iCloud for All Your Apple Devices


With Apple’s recent innovate creation, iCloud, users now have the ability to access their documents, photos and music anywhere. It stores information securely and effortlessly on your Apple devices such as the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC and has the ability to connect up to 10 devices.

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Did Apple Miss The Boat With The iPhone 4S?

Jason Yormark

It doesn’t go without notice that it’s probably a little unrealistic to expect Apple to reinvent the iPhone every single year. AppleI was disappointed. No doubt about it.

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The Rise and Rise of Apple Inc


The Apple I was released on April First and sold for $666.00 Within a few short years, Apple would revolutionize the computing world. The advertisement depicted George Orwell’s 1984 dystopian with IBM as big brother and Apple as the female heroine. Key Products in Apple Today.

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Apple: A Case Study in Why Brands Should Control Their Stories

Waxing UnLyrical

Apple. Apple doesn’t play on Facebook or Twitter. So it lets the Apple legions do all the heavy lifting. Apple don’t coordinate this, to my knowledge. For years this was a huge benefit for Apple. And recently Apple has been striking out.

The Rise and Rise of Apple Inc


The Apple I was released on April First and sold for $666.00 Within a few short years, Apple would revolutionize the computing world. The advertisement depicted George Orwell’s 1984 dystopian with IBM as big brother and Apple as the female heroine. Key Products in Apple Today.

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Apple Turns Its i To Television

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Are you paying attention to Apple 's next move? It's also a feature that Apple apparently struggled to get into the iPad 2, but simply couldn't get it perfected in time (it's also important to note that all of these stories are based on hearsay as Apple never speaks publicly about product development, challenges, upcoming devices, applications or features). What about Apple TV? Is TV the future for Apple? apple. apple store. apple television.

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The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list.

Comparing Apples To BlackBerrys

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Many think RIM is faltering because they aren't innovating like Apple or Google ( Android is a Google initiative). Comparing Apple to RIM is like comparing Jay-Z to The Beatles. Apple's Steve Jobs is a unique individual. Many people didn't think Apple (a computer manufacturer) could never successfully produce and market a smartphone and those same people probably questioned a search engine's ability to create a mobile platform like Android.

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Motorola XOOM Android Tablet – A Fair Rival to Apple’s iPad


Apple Apple iPad motorola motorola xoom Motorola XOOM Android Tablet motorola xoom review xoom tabletMotorola XOOM Tablet is one of the hand-held portable devices that attract the most interest at the moment. This is not at all surprising considering the features it boasts: Android 3.0

Apple vs Microsoft: Tablet Market Clash between iPad and Windows 8


Besides Google Android, the tablet king Apple iPad is about to get a taut rival in Windows 8. Maybe, Google’s Android might not have overcome Apple iPad in number of products sold. Apple has just unveiled its third generation iPad, called the new iPad.

15 Amazing Women Bloggers You Should Get to Know

Janet Fouts

She’s worked with humongous corps like Apple, Autodesk and inspires innovation in businesses of all sizes and types. One of the fantastic things about the growth of social media is how it has widened our window on the world.

Employees Are A Critical Element To Your Social Media Success – Are You Leveraging Yours? Apple Isn’t!

SocMed Sean

Recently, Apple’s social media policies were leaked to the public and their contents were startling. For a company that is supposed to be in touch with their customer base, Apple’s social media policies are alarmingly restrictive. You know what looks worse, Apple?

The Lost Art Of Getting Shit Done

Jason Yormark

Some of my favorite brands such as Google & Apple continue to do so. On my flight back home last week I was sitting next to a woman who had her laptop out most of the flight. She was a Microsoftie no doubt, and I knew this as she was working on her yearly commitments.


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His life's work at Apple literally changed the face of the earth. AppleSteve Jobs has died at the age of 56. Undoubtedly, he'll go down in history alongside the likes of Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison and Henry Ford.

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Public Relations and the Rebirth of Storytelling

Waxing UnLyrical

There are times I think, following Apple and Disney, it’s like they’re putting on a marketing clinic. Apple’s always been known for the design and the “how&# they make things. Guest Posts Public Relations Social Media apple davina brewer story telling

How to Hack Video Screens on Times Square


Apple iPhone 4 iPhone Apps hack times square hack video screen iphone hack video screen video Hacking Times Square Video Screens how to hack video screens on times square times square iphone hackWant to hack video screens? There’s an app for that! Via

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How to Run Windows on your Mac


Any Intel based Mac computer is equipped with the Apple Boot Camp software, which will allow you to install and run another operating system, such as Windows 7 for example, on your Mac computer.

12 (of the) Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Techniques of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Guest blogger Jon Gelberg contends that “you don’t have to be Apple or Google or Sony to get the attention of the press. What is the distinction between “traditional” public relations (PR) and online / interactive / social PR?

5 Great iPad Social Networking Apps

Jason Yormark

Apple Social MediaThere aren’t too many great social networking apps for the iPad, but I have found a select few that I find myself using on a regular basis. Below is the list that I use regularly that cover using Twitter, Facebook, blogging, news consumption and social/web stats. Hootsuite (free) – Still my personal favorite Twitter client, and if you are using this on your phone or computer, it makes sense to stay consistent.

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Here’s To The Crazy Ones… Remembering Steve Jobs


The unfortunate death of Apple’s CEO and industry icon Steve Jobs took everyone by surprise, even those who were expecting it. We at Firebelly and companies all over the planet use pieces of Apple technology in everyday life.

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Is PowerPoint Making Us Stupid?

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In the recently published Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson , Jobs discusses how he re-invented Apple during the iMac phase by abolishing the use of presentation software in meetings. Tags: apple. How many mindless presentations have you sat through in business and life? How many numbing slides have you had to endure of pie-charts or ones littered with hundreds of words?

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The Year Of Mobile? Sounds Like The Month Of The Smartphone

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It feels more like what Ray Kurzweil defines as exponential growth (more on that here: Spirit of the Time - Ray Kurzweil at Zeitgeist Americas 2011 ). Apple vs. Android vs. RIM vs. Microsoft vs. everyone else. apple. zeitgeist americas 2011. Are smartphones now mass? By the sounds of the MediaPost article, Santa's Surprise: Smartphones Go Mass (published yesterday), it's definitely moving in that direction. rapidly.

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The Value Of Focus

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In the Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson , there is a section about the time that Apple started making serious money. Steve Jobs laments about some of his peers at Apple for becoming virtually unrecognizable to him. apple artist biography business businessbook dietbook empathy focus gettingthingsdone motivationalbook stevejobs stevejobsbiography vacation walterisaacson workTags: apple. "When do you have time for all of the things that you do?"

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Are Tablet PCs Just a Fad?


That sentiment has previously been echoed by Apple CEO Steve Jobs who released the memo “We’re living in a post-PC world”. Tech & Gadgets Apple iPad iPad tablet pc tabletsThe founder of Acer, Stan Shih, recently described Tablet PCs as a passing ‘fad’.

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Good To Great To Different

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Is Apple a truly great company? Now reframe that thought and think about what truly makes Apple - as a company - great. After reading the Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson , I quickly realized that any attempts to model Twist Image after Apple would fail because Jobs is a unique leader (and, when I say "unique," I mean someone I am not willing to model myself after). apple. The answer seems obvious.

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Why I’m Over Declaring Tech Tools “Over”

Almost Savvy

While some may argue that there are some features which are very similar those on Facebook or Twitter, it is not a straight-across apples to apples comparison.

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Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

August 19, 2011 10:13:25 Reply 0 Flag this comment Reba Ara Follow different babies with different needs and likes August 19, 2011 10:19:10 Reply 0 Flag this comment Reba Ara Follow different babies with different personalities, needs and likes.

iCloud Will Do For the Cloud as iPod Did for MP3s

Stay N' Alive

But when Apple released the iPod that all changed. Apple made it dirt simple for anyone to plug in an MP3 Player, and nobody had to manually copy files to get them to sync. However, Apple has the ability and the talent to build a system that, just like the iPod, "just works."

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The Magic That is Apple

Waxing UnLyrical

It happened when I decided to switch from BlackBerry to iPhone , and when I decided to switch from PC to Mac (that was the first Apple product I ordered, so you can see I have slowly but surely become a #Machead). Now, I’ve never heard great things about Apple’s customer service.

HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers

Zichermann is also an author, highly rated public speaker and entrepreneur whose book, “ Gamification by Design ” (O’Reilly, 2011) is the first to look at the technical and architectural considerations for designing engagement using game concepts.

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The New Disruption

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We can hold up the Apple retail experience as a Golden Child in this instance simply because they rarely put things on sale and their environment is not crowded with merchandise. apple. When digital mingles with our physical lives, everything changes. I'm a bit of a bookworm (#nerdalert). I'm doing my best to read one book every week (but failing miserably). The way I buy books has changed dramatically in the best few years. I used to love my book collection.

5 Easy Ways To Optimize Your Website For Mobile


Apple iOS icons are a professional touch. Use Apple iOS Icons. Further reading: Apple Touch Icons. Recently, HubSpot’s Website Grader began factoring mobile optimization in to its scores.

Windows 8: Three Rumors


There will also be a “History Vault” that is a clear copy of Apple’s Time Machine. For several years now there have been a many rumors circulating on the web about the new Windows operating system that is slated to take the place of Windows 7.

3 Resources for PR/Social Media Pros & Small Biz Owners

Waxing UnLyrical

Another ebook: Public Relations 2011: issues, insights, ideas. Let’s plaster the whole edifice with apple pie whilst we’re at it. There have been so many great resources coming my way lately, I just had to share. ‘Cos you know, that is what Iizallabout!

Is Google+ the Next Big Social Media Site for Business?

The Social Media Incubator

Shorter term, Microsoft (Office, Windows), Apple ( App store ), companies like YouSendIt , and cloud back-up/storage companies like Carbonite , DropBox , etc. Google+ is getting a lot of attention right now due to the “rivalry&# between Google and Facebook, which is heavily partnered with Microsoft. Social Media Strategist Caroline Melberg feels that the site will be beneficial at some point in the future, but it might take some time. “I

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4 iPad Alternatives


If you’re interested in exploring what the tablet hype is all about but do not want to lock yourself to Apple’s iTunes and App Store, there are many alternatives for you to consider. Also, take a look at these 3 Problems with Apple’s iPad.

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Interview with a social media influencer: Joost de Valk

Social Media Citizens

Whether that is Google or Bing or the Apple App Store: I don’t care. I had a great chance to interview Joost de Valk the all rounded online marketer who is going to be speaking at Fusion Marketing Experience event organized by our friends at Social Marketing Forum. Enjoy!

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4 Essential Business Productivity iPad Apps


Bonus: If you have the iPad 2 with the Apple Smart Cover and you love Evernote, then you are in for a treat. Has the versatility of the iPad left you searching the app store for that perfect solution to your busy business life?

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90 Tips to Make Your Blog Rock

Then distribute the ebook on the Amazon Kindle Store and Apple iBookStore. Reply theComplex 2011 January 3 at 3:28 pm Fantastic tips, Jeff! Reply Charity Hisle 2011 January 4 at 6:28 am Love the tips, will try to implement them all in 2011!

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