Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In the past few weeks, however, even Digg’s other top users are seeing that Digg is becoming more difficult of a social news site to enjoy, and after stepping away from Digg for awhile, I have some thoughts and reflections on how it was and possibly how it should be. Let me start off by saying that I am still a top Digg user (#42) even though I haven’t submitted in 3 months. I may even actually return to Digg to submit stories again.

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An Early Look at Facebook Open Graph Protocol Integration on News.

Adam Sherk

The Huffington Post The Huffington Post has added a “Hot on Facebook” module to its home page and in a sidebar on posts: I like this and think it will do a good job of encouraging user clicks, similar to the Digg widget that has worked well on news sites.

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Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. How NOT to use your Social Media Marketing Manager! Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. How NOT to use your Social Media Marketing Manager! Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Sites: General The Big Boys of Social Bookmarking: The Top 20 Sites (10e20): Chris Winfield ranks the top 20 social bookmarking sites by their Alexa rankings and gives a short description of what each does — in case you haven’t ventured beyond Digg. 9 Reasons You Should be Using and Watching Facebook (Sugarrae): There’s a lot of marketing potential in Facebook, and Rae shows you why. What are Social Media Marketing and Social Media Optimization?

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2008: Social Media, SEO, and More " techipedia | tamar weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

My most popular post on this site — probably by far — was last year’s Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2007 compilation. Jeremy Schoemaker asked a number of online marketing experts about their definitions of search engine optimization. What is Viral Marketing?

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Social Media is Affecting Our Communication Patterns Online

Proactive Report

Social media websites like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Digg, and others have realized that you can’t make someone visit your site. Tags: Research Social Media Marketing Tips Online News Online PR Social Media Strategy

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

Webbiquity SMM

Successful Twitter Marketing Strategies by Social Media Optimization. According to a MarketingProfs study, monitoring and responding to brand mentions are ranked among the most successful Twitter marketing tactics by both B2B and B2C marketers. Digg this!

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Monitoring Your Company’s Brand Online with MutualMind

Bill Hartzer

While these are useful ways to gather marketing and demographic data , you still need to know what people are saying behind closed doors. Also, getting your Klout score has never been easier now that MutualMind has access to Klout’s API. Digg this!

Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement?

Adam Sherk

Now the focus is decidedly more tactical with sites looking to understand how to maximize the benefits of their efforts and better integrate them with other marketing initiatives.

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10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Organizations have used it for developing programs, marketing efforts, research, and education. Delicious Social bookmarking is a great way to share interesting links that could aid in the development of an idea, education, and/or marketing efforts.

13 Reasons Why I Am an Obsessive Compulsive Facebook User Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook understands its demographics and practices smart marketing. The Apple Students Group is a great way for Apple to market its own products, and over the summer, it offered free songs through iTunes. Facebook has its own API.

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Friendgiftr Lets You Send Gift Cards on Any Social Network or Social Media Website

Bill Hartzer

Friendgiftr uses the application programming interface (the API for us tech geeks) for each social network. Digg this!

Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

Akamai Marketing

It also breaks down where engagement events are occurring for the time period (comments, Digg, Twitter). Obviously, this is a limitation of API’s but I wish the information could be tailored to the audience based on tags and categories.

Plutter Kite: The Ultimate Micro-Blogging Service

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Social Media > Plutter Kite: The Ultimate Micro-Blogging Service Plutter Kite: The Ultimate Micro-Blogging Service by Tamar Weinberg on June 18, 2008 Share This is a guest post from Samir Balwani of Internet Marketing blog Left the Box.com. Twitter: API – an open API is so important.

Top 6 Ideas for Incredible Viral Content for Social Media.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I’ve already stated that I love apps built on the Digg API , and anyone with some programing know-how can build an excellent web-based or standalone utility. Most marketers forget about providing a value to their audience.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

However, that doesnt mean that its something that everyone innately understands or knows how to use - especially when it comes to using it for marketing, PR, or other business-related purposes. Take for example, their WetPaint wiki for marketing students looking for career guidance.

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Toward a New Knowledge Society

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Like tagging and Digg andâ?¦ Stallman Slide 28: Harder Answers From the inside, you see the tubes Look for connections, interactions (or more concretely, XML and APIs) Its not a truck. Valuations (markets, Blogshares) New types of knowledge yet to be discovered Slide 38: Knowledge is like recognition Learning is like perception the acquisition of new patterns of connectivity through experience Hume Slide 39: Pattern Recognitionâ?¦ Developers & API.

Social Class Distinction Between MySpace and Facebook » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As more and more aspiring developers build upon the Facebook API with new applications that give users the ability to dress up their profiles, it is quite possible that Facebook’s membership will soon trump the numbers on MySpace, and that class lines will soon fade away.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

crowdSPRING is the latest entry into the increasingly crowded crowdsourced graphic design service market. From its humble beginnings as an area on the web development discussion forums at SitePoint , to being spun off from the SitePoint Marketplace a few months ago, 99designs has experienced astonishing growth to become a leader in its market. With how flooded the market is with graphic designers it can be tough to get a foot in the door. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network.

Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Reply jenn,search marketing local consultant December 31, 2009 at 8:41 am that’s a great post, Tamar! This specifically is a Twitter API limitation. Digg Diigo Disqus Dopplr Facebook Fetch Flickr FriendFeed gdgt Google Reader Identi.ca

No, You Can't Automate Social Media!

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > No, You Can’t Automate Social Media! And it doesn’t help for marketing — at least not the social kind.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Marketers love Facebook. If you had any doubt, just go on over to their stats page and see for yourself why it is something you want as part of your marketing strategy. Jesse Stay is a consultant who specializes in the integration of social APIs such as Twitter and Facebook.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

It only works for a defined use case, but, in a search market that is 85% going on 90% Google-dominated, this can still be significant. I have been in business for 30 years and have worked across many markets, in many countries and I have worked the LinkedIn system to get those contacts usable. We are launching in Boston, MA and New Hampshire in June and will expand to the other major markets around the country in Q4 2008 and 2009. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb.

Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Six Ways to Give Your Audience Exactly What It Wants How to Extend Your Blog and Promote Your Members with the MyBlogLog API Viral Marketing Tips and Tricks 35 Twitter Tips from 35 Twitter Users Keep the Tip(ping Point) Making a del.icio.us

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4 Detective Tricks to Find Your Customers in Social Media | Social.

Convince & Convert

Have you added the ability for email recipients to share content on Twitter, Facebook, Digg and elsewhere? Let me hear about it: View Comments | Subscribe To This Blog | Sign Up For Our Newsletter Share This Post: Similar Posts That You Might Enjoy: Build Your Brand a Social Content Ladder in 5 Steps Why Social Supports Email in the Interactive Marketing Hub Blastoff for My New Social Media Newsletter [link] Danny Brown Great tips, Mr Baer.

24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog

Viper Chill

Grab an API key from Wordpress.com and you’re golden. This not only gives people a sign of what is to come but allows you to deal with marketing your new site with a break for a week or two from writing content. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"