Buy the Book, and then We Show Up
MARCH 14, 2012
Okay, maybe it’s not that simple, but we do offer lots of freebies (including in-person presentations and workshops) when you buy Humanize in larger quantities. Check out all the offers on the Bulk Book Deal page on humanizebook.com. Well, obviously to help sell books.
A Book Challenge: Why Banned Books Week Matters
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
I haven’t been to open house in a few years, but having been the most vocal parent voice in opposition to the school’s handling of a recent book challenge , I felt I had to show up this year. When a Book Challenge Hits Home. Would I automatically have chosen book with multiple F bombs?
Recommended Books to Read
MARCH 19, 2012
You’re probably always keeping yourself up-to-date on the latest blogs, books, and magazines. PuzzleMarketer.com has a list of books we’d like to recommend you add to your reading list. This book is about expanding the pie and coming to a mutual arrangement.
An Insider Look at Reach and Frequency Ad Buying on Facebook
Ignite Social Media
JUNE 23, 2016
Of the two methods of buying ads on the platform, Auction and Reach and Frequency , here’s a deeper look into the benefits of Reach and Frequency ad buying. What is Reach and Frequency Ad Buying. The two buying types work can work hand in hand.
How to Buy a Website
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
APRIL 10, 2012
Apart from a great how-to on starting up a site, it highlights the growing trend to buying websites rather than starting from scratch. Why Buy? By buying instead, you can get a proven website where you can focus on growing the site rather than getting than initial traction.
Book Review: Optimize
NOVEMBER 5, 2012
The old days when SEO meant writing key-stuffed copy and then begging for or buying as many links as possible, from any willing website, are long gone. Among the specific pieces of wisdom Lee shares in the book are: • Search is a moving target.
Review of the Online Group Buying Industry
JANUARY 25, 2011
Group buying is a trend that had incredibly growth throughout 2010. Group buying, which refers to social buying or collective buying as well, is the buying an offer which has been significantly reduced, due to the fact that it is only valid if enough buyers are found.
Book Review: Marketing in the Round
FEBRUARY 4, 2013
As noted in the introduction, “Every contemporary marketing book is dedicated to the topic of social media, whether it be Facebook, return on investment, content, or customer relations. This reference is almost worth the cost of the book itself.
Algorhythm. My Next Book
JUNE 26, 2015
Consumers seem much more willing to pay for access, as they shift away from ownership (think about streaming music, instead of buying it). This is the general theme and purpose of what will be the follow-up to my previous two business books, Six Pixels of Separation and CTRL ALT Delete. The theme of this book has been swirling around in my brain/content for the greater part of these past two years. So, when will Algorhythm be out in book stores? book publisher.
6 Business Books That Are Coming (That You Better Get)
APRIL 29, 2016
There is a whole new batch of business books that are coming out in the next few months. My book reading pace has slowed. but because there really wasn't all that much that was moving me in the non-fiction book space. I've been neck-deep in some great long-form reads online (special thanks to Pocket for making it all so accessible), but a great business book? In the past few weeks the stack of books building up to the left of this Macbook Air has got me pretty excited.
New 2016 Sunrise Calendar, Monochrome Gallery, and a Photo Book?
NOVEMBER 8, 2015
So I built one featuring 12 sunrises and sunsets, which people can buy for $20. In fact, if folks ever wanted to buy a photo of mine and don’t know how, the photo portfolio is the place to do it. Many people over the past year have asked me to create a photo book.
My 2012 Reading Challenge: 36 Books
JANUARY 9, 2012
For the last two years I’ve set myself a challenge – one I adopted from Julien Smith - to read at least 26 books per year. In 2010 I managed 26 books; last year I managed 32. Stand-out books for me last year included: Fiction: The Hound of the Baskervilles. books
“The Best Social Media Book This Year”
DECEMBER 12, 2011
And here are some more reviews: Humanize: A must-read book for any business becoming more social – Jigsaw (Sue Spaight). For more intel on the book, listen to this podcast interview we did with Les McKeown. …or so Danny Brown says. Whoo hoo!
20 Best Marketing Books Of All Time
OCTOBER 31, 2013
What are the best marketing books of all time? It seems like people just coming out of school or professionals looking to up their game want to know not just what the latest and greatest books are, but which ones would be considered the seminal books on the subject of marketing. The 20 Best Marketing Books Of All Time (in alphabetical order): The Anatomy Of Buzz by Emanuel Rosen. This is one of those classic business books that every marketer should read.
The Merits Of Reading A Book
OCTOBER 17, 2013
What was the last book that you read? I buy new books all day. I read most of my book on my iPhone using the Kindle , iBooks or Kobo app (but, mostly Kindle). I haven''t been reading enough books this year. I used to read - on average - about a book a week. I think I have only read a handful of books this year. Still an infovore , but my consumption of books has not been at a personal level of satisfaction. Diving deep into a book.
Top 11 Influencer-Recommended Books in Facebook’s #ReadToLead Campaign (Infographic)
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Looking to buy someone a book for the holidays? According to Mullaney and Manning, 62 global influencers shared recommendations for a total of 231 books, and the 11 most recommended books of the year were: Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind, by Yuval Noah Harari.
Facebook Updates Calls to Action on Pages, Recommendations, Local Events
OCTOBER 19, 2016
Request an appointment: For local businesses that require you to book an appointment, such as spas and salons, you can now request a time via the business’ Facebook page and view their entire slate of services and offerings. Buy Tickets: Sell tickets with Eventbrite or Ticketmaster.
Book Review: The End of Business As Usual
FEBRUARY 3, 2012
Last week Jeannie Walters and I were discussing Brian Solis’s new book The End of Business As Usual. When I mentioned I was writing a review of the book, she asked if she could join in. I expected to skim this book. And it’s the kind of book I would describe as “dense.”.
47 Books For Your 2011 Reading List
JANUARY 17, 2011
Tweet Looking for books to populate your reading list for 2011? Last year I set myself a challenge: reading a book every two weeks throughout the year (I actually managed one more than that). Buyology: Truth and Lies About Why We Buy – Martin Lindstrom (via @Michaelynch ).
The Five Business Books That Permanently Changed My Life
OCTOBER 11, 2014
We buy a lot of books. I''m just as guilty as the next person of picking up the latest and greatest business book, with every intention of devouring every page. Over time, I''ve become the prototypical "get off my lawn" grumpy old man with business books that don''t grab the reader from the get-go, or the ones that regurgitate the same brand stories. It''s easy to be dismissive of the business book genre. Many people turn their heads as sales books.
Buy the book: Open Community is out!!
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
Soooo…we might have been talking your ears off about a certain little book we want you to check out… It’s finally here. Buy it now! We want to hear what you think about our ideas. Talk to me, Goose! What is Open Community? on Prezi.
10 Book Recommendations From Team Sprout
DECEMBER 15, 2016
Good books teach us about our craft, inspire us to be better leaders and even allow us to fall into escapist fantasies during our cold winter commutes. “The C Programming Language” is one of the few programming books that not only offers valuable and practical information but is enjoyable to read. This book does assume some familiarity with basic programming concepts but even novice programmers should be able to pick up and follow along.
Strategy Lessons: The Water Book
MARCH 7, 2011
A Book of Five Rings , written by Miyamoto Musashi in 1645, is one of the world’s classic sources of strategy. The Water Book is the second primary chapter of the Five Rings, following the Ground Book. Strategy Lessons: The Ground Book.
The New Rules of Lead Generation Book Review
MAY 29, 2013
A new book by David T. Tacking on some more traditional thinking, he identifies what stage in the buying cycle (attention, interest, decision, and action) the lead could be in and then suggests developing products/services that solve a problem at each particular stage.
CTRL ALT DEL Is My Next Book
FEBRUARY 2, 2012
I am very excited to announce that the name of my next book is: CTRL ALT DEL - Reboot Your Business (and Yourself) in a Connected World. The official press release went out this morning via my publisher, Business Plus (an imprint of Grand Central Publishing - Hachette Book Group USA ). This is the same publisher as my first book, Six Pixels of Separation , who had the option to pick-up my sophomore business book effort, and I am really (and sincerely) happy that they did.
12 Great Business Books Coming Your Way
AUGUST 30, 2012
It turns out that there are a slew of new business books heading our way. In scanning through the Amazon Kindle store, I just spent a small fortune ordering some new books from some of my favorite thinkers. The man who brought us the The Black Swan and Fooled By Randomness is back with a book about how some things actually benefit from disorder. Can't Buy Me Like by Bob Garfield and Doug Levy. This book is coming out in March 2013. business book.
Nine Books to Give as Holiday Gifts
DECEMBER 20, 2010
So I have prepared a list of books (business and fiction) that you can buy this week and still look like a hero. P.S. The Amazon links are all affiliates but it won’t hurt my feelings if you just open your Kindle app and buy from there. Buy the actual book here.
Buying & Selling Websites for Profit: An In-Depth Guide
MARCH 30, 2010
In short, here’s my position: I like to buy websites I can automate through outsourcing and I sell websites that I no longer enjoy running or have a desire to grow. What I’m Looking For / The Sales Process When I’m buying sites there are a number of things that I look for.
#ActionTags Let Consumers Buy Products Directly From TV Ads Using Twitter, Facebook or Instagram
The Realtime Report
MARCH 5, 2014
It’s a way for consumers to respond, opt-in and buy with a social post from anywhere they encounter a brand’s message; previously that included print, in-venue and online sources. What do you think – are you ready to buy through a hashtag?
Get My Next Book CTRL ALT Delete Now
MARCH 11, 2013
My second business book, CTRL ALT Delete , comes out on May 21st, 2013, but you can get a pre-release copy today. Galleys are not finalized books. They are also used to entice booksellers to sell a book. Part of the success of any any book is how well it sells out of the gate. The only stipulation I have is that you read the book and post a review of it (positive, negative or neutral) to Amazon or Barnes & Noble when you're done reading it. book review.
Strategy Lessons: The Fire Book
MARCH 27, 2011
A Book of Five Rings , written by Miyamoto Musashi in 1645, is one of the world’s classic sources of strategy. The Fire Book is the third primary chapter of the Five Rings, following the Ground Book and the Water Book. The next part in the series is The Wind Book.
How the Web Helped Me Buy a New Car
DECEMBER 4, 2012
I turned to the web and read customer reviews, watched videos, and compared specifications from TrueCar , AOL Auto , Kelley Blue Book , and Consumer Reports. Please continue reading How the Web Helped Me Buy a New Car and leave a comment if inspired.
Is Link Buying Necessary?
Small Business Mavericks
FEBRUARY 24, 2011
» Is Link Buying Necessary? to incorporate link buying into your marketing plan. She says point blank that link buying is absolutely necessary in an “ultra-competitive niche. Is link buying evil? About Us What’s a Maverick?
Why You Should Write A Book
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
There are a lot of books that have already been written about Social Media. It also doesn't matter whether we're talking about Social Media, cooking, history, economics, business, romance, science fiction or even mystery, if you have something to say, and you feel that the medium of a book would act as the ideal platform to get your ideas across, then nothing should stop you. and that's what people are buying. imagine how many more books have been published on the topic.
The Five Business Books That Shaped 2011
DECEMBER 27, 2011
So are Twitter , online newspapers and magazines and the occasional Podcast, but if you really want to deep-dive into a topic and spend more than a grazing moment with it, you have to read a well-written book about the topic that interests you. A few years back, I set a personal goal of reading one book per week. I'm also a bit of a business book geek, so in the spirit of the Holidays Season, year-end lists and "top 10 of 2011" linkbait posts, the world seems primed for.
Buy Your Way To The Top
FEBRUARY 22, 2013
You can buy your way to the top. The Wall Street Journal ran an article yesterday titled, The Mystery of the Book Sales Spike. It's a story that creeps on to the radar every so often, but it's a practice that is deployed by a lot of business book authors that you may know and love (and a lot of others that you never hear from). From the article: "It isn't uncommon for a business book to land on best-seller lists only to quickly drop off. book author.
Book Review: The B2B Social Media Book
SEPTEMBER 4, 2012
With The B2B Social Media Book: Become a Marketing Superstar by Generating Leads with Blogging, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Email, and More , authors Kipp Bodnar of HubSpot and Jeffrey L. The book has its minor flaws.
Book Review: The Crowdfunding Revolution
MAY 8, 2013
In this series of posts about social media books, I invite the author to share something about themselves and why they wrote the book, and what in the book might be of particular interest to association or nonprofit audiences. . so I find this book incredibly interesting.
Marketing in the Round is Here!
MAY 14, 2012
Last May, I was in New York for BlogWorld and I met Geoff Livingston , for the first time in person, to discuss writing a book together. It’s seemingly easier to write half a book than an entire one. One client I describe in the book took us four years to completely integrate.
5 Psychological Techniques To Get Readers to Subscribe & Buy Your Product
MARCH 21, 2012
Those that motivate us to take action, check the product website online, or even buy the product. Then later, you ask him to buy your product. You can also convince your readers to buy your product first and then subscribe to your list by including subscription links in your product. You ask your reader to buy the product at first, and if they don’t, ask them to simply subscribe (which doesn’t cost any money).