7 Tips for Staying on Top of the Social Wave

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With that being said, here are 7 “things” you should be aware of as we go forward in this digital world that can carry you and your company towards Web 3.0. Think of Wal Mart or Astroturfing. Marketers are realizing that Twitter is a consumption vehicle for content and thus they are catching on in continuing to push out content- but they realize they must disguise the content in a way that is appealing and doesn’t seem hook ladened.

Five Social Media Predictions for 2010

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A few AR applications have been rolled out by progressive marketers and other organizations this year, but 2010 will be the year AR explodes. Some of the most interesting applications will be outside of marketing and promotion. Geekspeak marketing and lack of public awareness will hold AR back. These companies could end up being acquired. Certainly all of these companies are active in the Web 2.0 company — or Web 1.5

Ethics in Social Media: A Glossary | Bare Feet Blog

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Second – Conflicts of Interest As bloggers, podcasters, marketers and PR professionals adopt social media tools and tactics, they are often caught in the middle of problematic situations. The Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) has an extensive code of ethics here. See “Astroturfing&# above for more. Sock Puppets are the paid marketers who pose as community members to create content on behalf of a client or their own company.