KLM Lets You Book Flights Via Facebook and Twitter

The Realtime Report

Here’s another first for airlines: KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is now allowing customers to book flights and pay via social media. A customer on Facebook or Twitter can now book or rebook a flight, reserve a seat, arrange extra baggage, and pay through the social networking platform.

When Millennials Take Over [Book Review]

Waxing UnLyrical

By all accounts, Maddie Grant and Jamie Notter’s new book, When Millennials Take Over , launched to riotous success at SxSW last week. I’m going to now add my $0.02 (and yes, book reviews are back on WUL!) – it’s awesome. About a month ago, Maddie authored an extremely comprehensive overview of the book on Social Media Today. I tend to be a bit jaded when it comes to business books, but I came away from WMTO refreshed.

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15 Fantastic Books on Social Media Marketing

Pamorama

New features are constantly being added to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Pinterest, all of which increase your daily responsibilities as a marketer. There are many books out there that purport to teach you everything you need to know about social media marketing. 15 Must-Read Social Media Marketing Books 1. 15 Fantastic Books on Social Media Marketing is a post by Pam Dyer on Pamorama | Social Media Marketing Blog. Follow her on Twitter at @pamdyer.

Comic: Social Media Strategy From A Book

SocMed Sean

Your customers might already be engaged in conversations about your brand on sites like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest. Developing a social media strategy isn’t easy, especially with so many channels out there…it sometimes feels like social media overload !

10 Ways Jay Baer’s New Book, Youtility, Will Change Your Life

Waxing UnLyrical

I think I’ve mentioned this before, but I rarely do book reviews. This is because there are a lot of books out there, way more than I have the time to read. ” And that’s just in the author’s note at the end of the book!

The Merits Of Reading A Book

Twist Image

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. twitter.

20 Best Marketing Books Of All Time

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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.

Book Review Wednesday: Wikibrands: Reinventing your company in.

Akamai Marketing

There are so many layers to this topic that entire (worthy) books have been written on social media philosophy, content creation or audience engagement. The book begins with some branding 101 and then provides examples of the benefits of Wikibranding.

Mark Schaefer on The Tao of Twitter

Ari Herzog

Mark Schaefer introduced his first book, “ The Tao of Twitter ,” on his blog on February 15, 2011. In that blog post, he wrote , “Every Twitter success story, case study, and business benefit has a common formula.” There aren’t any Twitter rules?

10 Best Marketing Books Written By Marketers

Kikolani

Here are 10 marketing books with the right advice for marketing in this new environment. In this really practical book, Handley devotes sections to writing better, mastering easy grammar rules, telling stories well, creating trustworthy content, and using the techniques of journalism.

Grow Your Twitter Following With Chats

Janet Fouts

Oh boy, another “ how to grow your Twitter following ” post! If you really want to grow a Twitter following that has any value as a network, there’s no way around it. What’s a Twitter Chat? Here’s a list of Twitter chats to browse.

47 Books For Your 2011 Reading List

Dave Fleet

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). Once again, I reached out for suggestions – this time to people on Twitter. book

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5 essential books for geeks…

The Way of the Web

Having seen some recommendations for what Wired considered the essential books for any geek, and found it a bit esoteric in recommending the original Dungeons & Dragons manual, for example, I thought I’d recommend the five books I have read, owned, re-read and recommended on numerous occasions as the core of my own geek libary. So when the other books have inspired you to do something, now you’ll now whether that something is being successful or not.

Win a Copy of The Facebook Marketing Book

Ari Herzog

Want to win a free copy of The Facebook Marketing Book , a 262-page softcover guide that provides easy-to-follow advice and illustrations on profiles, groups, pages, applications, advertisements, events, and other Facebook etiquette you need to succeed? How does your book compare?

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013

Ari Herzog

Of the three largest social networking sites in the United States, I plan to use Facebook the most, LinkedIn the second-most, and Twitter the least. Twitter in 2013. Related, I intend to publish an e-book on my Twitter evolution in the coming months… Other Applications in 2013.

The New Rules of Lead Generation Book Review

Puzzle Marketer

A new book by David T. In his book, Scott walks through what he’s identified as the 7 most successful lead-generation marketing tactics. Social media advertising (Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter). Buy the book at Barnes & Noble. Buy the book at Amazon.

The Five Business Books That Shaped 2011

Twist Image

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. The 5 Business Books That Shaped 2011: Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson ( Simon & Schuster - October 2011). What are you business book picks for 2011?

Twitter Business Guide

Social Media Marketing

I was recently introduced to a compact guidebook for businesses trying to get a sense of Twitter. For someone who is new to Twitter, this e-book will prove a helpful compass as you begin to explore Twitter. Twitter itself is not a strategy. ebook Twitter

Strategy Lessons: The Water Book

Geoff Livingston

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.

Show - 350 How to Promote your Book

Engaging Brand

Patricia Fry joins Anna Farmery to talk about how to promote your book and the challenges which a budding author may face today. Is the book the new business card? How 76% of books fail - defined as sells less than 100 copies and why. Is there one thing that makes a book great.

The Future Of Books And Publishing

Twist Image

I wish more people would read (more) books. In a world of Blog, Podcasts, Twitter , magazines and more, I still get the most value out of reading and thinking about a good book over anything else. Along with starting one of the most interesting open source projects, LibriVox (for audio books based on books in the public domain), Hugh also works on book and publishing start-ups. book a futurists manifesto. book oven. book publishing.

Book Review and Giveaway- The Commitment Engine by John Jantsch

Janet Fouts

More than one of those books that gets you all jacked up and inspired but doesn’t quite give you the tools to move forward, this book delivers real case studies to learn from and a process for planning your own successes. Not only that, I got a copy of the audio book too!

Brand Books And Seminars For Word Of Mouth

Unspoken

Such sources are most often shared through books and seminars. Best lessons from books on branding. One of the best things about books is that they can be shared very easily. Such books as Made to Stick promote the idea that it’s good to keep ideas simple if you want them to stick. ” However, one thing to consider is that all too often, books also advise to never go by the book if you want to succeed.

3 Simple Tactics for Using Twitter as a Traction Channel

Convince & Convert

Wondering if Twitter could be the marketing tool your business needs? Thinking your company needs a larger Twitter following? Now, if you’re ready to proceed, Twitter marketing could be just what you were looking for. Even the real people on Twitter are too busy for you.

Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter

SocMed Sean

Every time I hear of companies blocking Blogging Sites, Facebook, Twitter, and other Social Media sites, it makes me wonder what curmudgeon or poorly informed leader is calling the shots and what experience drove them to make the decision.

Book Review: The Crowdfunding Revolution

SocialFish

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.

20 Pros Reveal What Makes a Perfect Twitter Marketing Strategy

Convince & Convert

What’s your Twitter marketing strategy? Was it luck or brilliant Twitter marketing? Twitter Marketing Strategy Insights from 20 Experts. Below are some examples of what worked for these global giants on Twitter. Twitter is so much more.

Bring Your Own Meme to the #LiftOff Book Giveaway

Waxing UnLyrical

Via a quick (and FUN) exercise, I’m giving you another opportunity to participate in the book giveaway I announced last week. What books, you ask? Why, these books, my Social PR-lovin’ friend, which I call The Social PR Trifecta Giveaway: “ Known ” by Mark W.

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Strategy Lessons: The Fire Book

Geoff Livingston

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.

What Is the Definition of a Book?

Debbie Weil

What, in fact, defines a book? But an intriguing approach to the continuing redefinition of a book. The book is an iPad app , elegantly designed and astonishingly rich. One might ask, as I do below, if interactive books enhanced with audio, video, social media sharing, etc.

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What Is the Definition of a Book?

Debbie Weil

What, in fact, defines a book? But an intriguing approach to the continuing redefinition of a book. The book is an iPad app , elegantly designed and astonishingly rich. One might ask, as I do below, if interactive books enhanced with audio, video, social media sharing, etc.

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The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. We’re proud to acknowledge these 50 women from 41 different organizations as the top #Nifty50 women of technology on Twitter for 2012. She’s a rock star on Twitter and also speaks French.

Book Excerpt: The Death of Facebook

Geoff Livingston

Business leaders and strategists cannot afford to become too entrenched on a mega social network like Facebook or Twitter. The following is an excerpt from Welcome to the Fifth Estate , Chapter 7: Sustaining Your Community Over Time.

Free for 36 hours: The (Updated) Corporate Blogging Book is $0.00 on Amazon

Debbie Weil

Amazon is capturing headlines again as the company bullies its way into book publishing - as distinct from book selling. promos for your book. Download The Corporate Blogging Book (Updated Edition) for $0.00. The book is updated throughout.

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5 Ways To Write Like An Expert Without Writing A Book

Waxing UnLyrical

Failing all that, of course, you can always write a book. You can also connect with her on Twitter. Guest post by Shakirah Dawud. Publicity experts swear by becoming an author of something. But if you know your stuff, you can become a valuable resource in your field anyway.

Paying for Twitter? Would You?

Social Media Citizens

Here is a good question: If you had to pay to use Twitter, would you still participate? 65% of adult Americans have so far purchased, on average, 35 items online in 2010 , from electronics and books to clothing and travel. Would you pay to access Twitter or Facebook? News Trends Chris Tompkins paying for twitter TwitterJeffrey I.

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Should You Post To Twitter Daily? | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

The question arises often about how often is often enough when posting to the popular social media sites – particularly Facebook and Twitter. If you manage a Twitter and a Facebook account, that’s one hour per day. When it comes to Twitter and Facebook, moderation is best.

HOW TO: Read 26 Books A Year

Dave Fleet

Tweet Late in 2009, Julien Smith’s fantastic approach to reading inspired me to set an ambitious target for this year: to read one book every two weeks throughout the year. I even published my target list of books so people could hold me to account. 26 books per year… how?

Book Review: The B2B Social Media Book

Webbiquity SMM

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.

Twitter for Nonprofits Program

SocialFish

Twitter has recently announced their Twitter for Nonprofits Program. This program is booked solid with a 6-month waiting list right now, so organizations must apply early. Hope140.org is the website where we featured unique uses of Twitter in the world of social good.