We've come a long way - Disqus is Now as big as Youtube

Stay N' Alive

It seems like just yesterday that Robert Scoble invited me to go with him to visit Disqus Headquarters with their founders Daniel Ha and Jason Yan out at their new offices in San Francisco. Just today, Disqus announced 1 billion monthly unique visitors -- yes, that''s as big as Youtube!

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How To Align Social Media With Marketing Activities

Mindjumpers

So here’s a short checklist of how you can use social media to compliment your marketing activities. On a last note, when working on social media and marketing, it cannot be emphasized enough that tagging and linking is crucial to the number of results for your search.

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Social Media Insecurity: What to do When Online Activity Affects.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

My uncle knows a young girl from his community, a recent college graduate, who is looking for a social media job. Social media is about helping one another and building real strong friendships, usually around a certain interest or activity.

Social networks don't make students dumb

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Live cross-platform mobile gaming arrives Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? Tags: Digital Culture · social networks blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

How the 'traditional' world punishes social networking

The Way of the Web

Or that banks are mining social media sites for personal information which can affect your credit score ? I really can't see most crime happening because a petty criminal researches your identity, tracks your on foursquare and then monitor your activity to know hen you're not home.

Every Social Network is Different: Here's What You Need to Know

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you use Twitter regularly, you’d see that it wins as a social news site that provides instantaneous news — at least of that caliber. If you’re not actively engaged, the news won’t come at you. That’s why I like Digg as a “social news&# site.

Are You A Blogging Addict? Take This Test To See!

SocMed Sean

You have ever had a spirited argument over the merits of Disqus vs. Akismet to block comment spam. (1 Your friends are complaining that you’re not active enough on Steam, the Playstation Network, or XBox Live because your spending more time blogging and not enough time gaming. (1

Google Analytics Unveils a Set of Social Reports

Mindjumpers

Tweet When working with social media, the prime challenge is to measure its value, through different parameters. With the rapid growth in the use of social media by brands, there is a need to analyse the returns and benefits of going “social”.

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Facebook Goes Live with New Video Channel

Mindjumpers

Facebook Live is a new interactive channel for the Facebook crowd, more precisely a channel dedicated to the happenings of the social networking company as opposed to a channel for others.

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An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

It’s a fun campaign that demonstrates the benefits of the the product as it activates the audience – and believe me when I say you’ll grow a bit addicted to coming up with a new titles. It uses YouTube in a new way, which really activates the audience.

Herding Comments In The Digital Wind

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Here''s a truth: I truly miss the power of the community in social media. I went through this exact same issue for months on end, and we wound up ditching our original comment system to bring in Disqus. Even if you''re on all of the popular online social networks, it''s hard to be active on all of them at the same time and to be engaged with an audience in real-time. disqus. online social network. social media.

Successful Ways To Create User Involvement | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

It uses YouTube in a new way, which really activates the audience. The first film was groundbreaking when it came out last year in the way it is able to activate the user and make the user part of the film.

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Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community , Social Media / Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media Effectively | Subcribe via RSS Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media Effectively August 13th, 2009 Posted in Community , Social Media Tweet Share There aren’t many folks who will argue that social networking isn’t a valuable tool for business.

Please Help Me Pick a New Look For My Blog

Convince & Convert

We’ve added Disqus as the commenting system. Changed the sharing tools to incorporate Sexy Bookmarks plug-in (Michael Stelzner at Social Media Examiner turned me on to it). link] Social Email Guy Voted 3 before seeing comments. link] Social Email Guy By the way: nice crowdsourcing / co-creation / collaboration Chris Rogers I initially like #3 best, however, not a big fan of the screened back logo – i.e. if #3 was a bit less busy, it would be my favorite.

StumbleUpon Etiquette Guide and Best Practices

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

But with all other social networks, there are rules of engagement that are determined by the community. More information and tips for usage can be read in The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web. However, these pages are not social content.

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? How Do You Network on Different Social Sites?

How Spying On Your Friends Causes Reevaluation of Endorsed Content

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In other words, I can check someone’s Friendfeed page and get any information I want about them, including when they are actively engaged in social media activities and how much of a priority social media is to them in their online habits and information consumption.

Some Social Tools You Should Know About

Direct Marketing Observations

Thanks to the folks at imediaconnection , I give you 15 social tools you should know about. NutshellMail users social network updates so they don’t have to login and check. MemoLane is a “virtual scrapbook” generated by a user’s social media history. It also allows users to search their social history across multiple networks. PinBoard is a really smart, user-centric, privacy-focused social bookmarking platform.

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Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

but I was an early adopter of social networks from when I first opened my 3.5″ On the other hand, my first ever interaction on AOL was with someone who was separated from my social network by only one degree. My first socialnetwork&# was also on AOL.

An Awesome Interview with the Founder of GovLoop, Steve Ressler.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media An Awesome Interview with the Founder of GovLoop, Steve Ressler Mon, Sep 28, 2009 Government 2.0 Steve Ressler, Founder of GovLoop As announced this morning, GovLoop, the premier social network for the government community, has joined forces with GovDelivery, the world’s leading provider of government-to-citizen communications solutions.

Social Media and IT Security: Adversaries or Partners?

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Social Media and IT Security: Adversaries or Partners? Mon, Aug 10, 2009 Best Practices Well, it’s been an interesting couple of weeks in the world of social media and IT security. Now, don’t get me wrong, I believe information security is a very real and valid concern when it comes to social media.

Social Media an extension of the Brand Personality

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. About Me - Social Media Network Online Contact Me - Social Media Network Online Your Contribution To This Blog - Social Media Netw.

The Social Media Strategist

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. About Me - Social Media Network Online Contact Me - Social Media Network Online Your Contribution To This Blog - Social Media Netw.

Why You Need a Blog: Blogs Are The Websites of The Social Media.

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Too bad since blogs are really social media hubs and more. But there is hope, since blogs are almost a must for all businesses that want to do “something&# with social media.

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How Users Engage With Advertising on Facebook

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Glympse: Location Service As a Utility The (R)evolution of Social Media Bloggers » How Users Engage With Advertising on Facebook Posted by Anne Herngaard Sep 14th, 2010 Tweet A recent study shows that advertising on the Facebook platform works.

9 Social Media Tools Every Blogger Needs To Know About

Kikolani

Are you feeling overwhelmed by social media? This is where social media tools can help. Not only do these increase the efficiency of your social media efforts, using a combination of the best tools often results in higher returns from social media. Disqus.

For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

Mindjumpers

How can we do something that will create value through social media?” Over time I have come up with the following 10 questions you should ask yourself before entering the landscape of social media – that’s my best advice.

Facebook’s New Comment System: All You Wanted to Know

The Marketing Blog

The latest comes in the form of Facebook’s newly launched comments plug-in, a powerful system that is bound to re-define how users comment on Blogs and other social media sites. You can grab the code for comments box from Facebook’s social plugin section here.

For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

Mindjumpers

How can we do something that will create value through social media?” Over time I have come up with the following 10 questions you should ask yourself before entering the landscape of social media – that’s my best advice.

Mapping the Social Internet – what part of the world is the most.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « 5 Tips To Great Blogging The Business Behind Facebook » Mapping the Social Internet – what part of the world is the most developed?

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Duda Review: An Easy Way to Build Social-Ready Sites

Socialmedia.biz

By now, we all know that our own websites need to be optimized for social media integration. We need site visitors to see that we’re active and influential on social media, we need to entice them into following us on these branded third-party presences so we can nurture them as leads.

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10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

But those same companies need to leverage, not ignore, that insight available when fusing social media into the marketing mix they already have. People are the fuel behind social media, which is really just tools and tactics. Do they use social platforms and if so, how often and why?

Social Media Chat Tuesday, July 21st

Adam Cohen

Marc Meyer and Jason Breed have done an amazing job over the last year plus bringing in some highly respected and social-media-knowledgeable folks like Chris Brogan , Amber Naslund , Beth Harte and Jason Falls. Q2) Why does blending social media improve the effectiveness of other tactics?

7 Steps Towards A Successful Twitter Account For Businesses

Mindjumpers

Twitter can be a valuable social media tool for your business to share information, gather intelligence and build relationships with potential customers, collaborators or the like. Build relationships: give a feeling Yes, do what you came here for: to network.

Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Do you use social media and the proper tools to measure, engage and act? People use social media. They use them to share their views – word of mouth – and build personal networks.

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I Will Not Write About Old Spice

Adam Cohen

Already there are too many write-ups about the inspirational campaign from a social media perspective. I am not going to share how the social campaign is a brilliant extension of a series of creative and funny TV commercials.

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Welcoming new colleagues and old ones in new jobs at Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « How To Align Social Media With Marketing Activities Is Social Media Just A Buzzword?

TODAY: The UN International Day Against Torture

Mindjumpers

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The Social Media Policy – not just for the big players

Mindjumpers

Follow George on Twitter @GeorgieC and catch her own social media thoughts at: What’s a Girl to Do? So you are getting excited about your social media strategy, you have your creative execution standing by and are ready to start counting fans and followers.

5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Marketing Effort

Mindjumpers

Each of these profiles gives us a chance to connect with new communities in different ways, but each network needs to be managed and updated. I have put together a list of five basic – but useful – steps, when your business is navigating in social media.

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Duda Review: An Easy Way to Build Social-Ready Sites

Socialmedia.biz

By now, we all know that our own websites need to be optimized for social media integration. We need site visitors to see that we’re active and influential on social media, we need to entice them into following us on these branded third-party presences so we can nurture them as leads.

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How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding by Tamar Weinberg on April 1, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Dan Schawbe l.

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Strategic Initiatives to Engage in Social Media Within the.

Mindjumpers

By engaging in social media and the possibilities that are available through Web 2.0, The blogpost on WorldClass Hotel Marketing News presents four potential strategic initiatives for social media engagement. The benefits of choosing to engage in social media seem more and more evident.