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The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Bill Smith

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Astroturfing is a perennial favorite of mine. And, on the photography front, he is organizing a group photography exhibit later this year that showcases the landscapes around Algonquin Park the Muskoka region of Central Ontario. FollowFriday follow Social Media algonquin park Astroturfing Danny Brown martin waxman marty neumeier meta skills philip marlowe sam fiorella the big sleep

Seven Ways to Change the Perception of PR

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Don’t create fake social media grassroots support for your product (a practice called astroturfing ). He sits on the board for IIT’s School of Applied Technology, and has been known to pick a fiddle tune or two with a local old-time instrumental group. Today’s guest post is written by Glenn Ferrell. You get the picture. It’s in the past, but it still hurts. In the U.S.,

Personas Created to Attack and Smear

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The article, which has leaked information about a program from HBGary , describes astroturfing, bad publicity, and downright unethical public relations all bundled in one. Personas who will group together and voice an opinion to change consensus. I woke up on Saturday morning to a tag on Facebook with an article from The Daily Kos. You know that gets me going! The story. Oh, but wait!

The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Benson Hendrix

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I’m fairly certain I’m not allowed to talk about how I met Benson Hendrix (Fight Club), but I will tell you it was in a private Facebook group. By Gini Dietrich. I just can’t tell you the name (Fight Club) or the reason we were both there (Fight Club). Neither here nor there, upon meeting him and getting to know him, I knew we’d be lifelong friends. What can I say?

Ethics in Social Media: A Glossary | Bare Feet Blog

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The Glossary – Add to Your Vocabulary and Your Business Practices Astroturfing - These are blogs deliberately intended to create content that appears to come from a “grass roots&# organization but is actually being produced by a PAC, a PR firm, or some other groups wanting to influence a conversation without admitting their true goals or funding sources. O Hawai?i