Why Nobody Should Buy Digg ?» Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

And therefore, I implore you: to anyone looking to potentially buy Digg, just don’t. A good company leader would actually recognize that a social news network implies that there are participants involved and that the users are the most important part of the service.

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Get Inspired And Go Shopping with French Connection's Youtique.

Mindjumpers

With a new social media implementation, French Connection aims specifically on making it easy and amusing for their customers to buy their clothes. You get advise on how to wear the different garments and you just have to click on the garment to buy it.

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Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community , Social Media / Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media Effectively | Subcribe via RSS Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media Effectively August 13th, 2009 Posted in Community , Social Media Tweet Share There aren’t many folks who will argue that social networking isn’t a valuable tool for business.

Please Help Me Pick a New Look For My Blog

Convince & Convert

We’ve added Disqus as the commenting system. Changed the sharing tools to incorporate Sexy Bookmarks plug-in (Michael Stelzner at Social Media Examiner turned me on to it). link] Social Email Guy Voted 3 before seeing comments. link] Social Email Guy By the way: nice crowdsourcing / co-creation / collaboration Chris Rogers I initially like #3 best, however, not a big fan of the screened back logo – i.e. if #3 was a bit less busy, it would be my favorite.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Why You Should Use a Content Rationale Report June 28th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Little is the new big.

The Half Assed Guide to Brand Awareness

Josh S Peters

Brand Addiction by NeoGaboX In order for people to want to buy from you they need to know who you are. Consumers often build a relationship (mental or physical) with brands that they are aware of and are more likely to try new products or buy from a brand they know or are familiar with.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Social network connectivity is becoming the post-modern email newsletter. This puts significant pressure on email to be more relevant, because most of what would be contained in an email newsletter or special offer now happens faster and more personally within Facebook, Twitter or other social outposts. Because the real advantage email has over social is data. Will you spend some time thinking about how to integrate your social messaging, not building a throne for it?

An Awesome Interview with the Founder of GovLoop, Steve Ressler.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media An Awesome Interview with the Founder of GovLoop, Steve Ressler Mon, Sep 28, 2009 Government 2.0 Steve Ressler, Founder of GovLoop As announced this morning, GovLoop, the premier social network for the government community, has joined forces with GovDelivery, the world’s leading provider of government-to-citizen communications solutions.

Social Media and IT Security: Adversaries or Partners?

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Social Media and IT Security: Adversaries or Partners? Mon, Aug 10, 2009 Best Practices Well, it’s been an interesting couple of weeks in the world of social media and IT security. Now, don’t get me wrong, I believe information security is a very real and valid concern when it comes to social media.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Is It Curtains for the App Store? – [link] blog comments powered by Disqus Subscribe to Convince & Convert Jay Baer Greetings.

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What You Can Learn From H&M's Use Of Social Media | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

» What You Can Learn From H&M’s Use Of Social Media Posted by Sara Hansson Oct 1st, 2010 Tweet H&M is one of the businesses that has done some great work in using social media for marketing. Don’t forget that social media marketing is about making friends.

Flowtown – an Interesting Social Marketing Tool

Mindjumpers

» Flowtown – an Interesting Social Marketing Tool Posted by Jonas Klit Nielsen Aug 31st, 2010 Tweet What if you could take your e-mail customer or lead list, and very easy get their social profile and get to know them? Learn where your customers live on key social networks.

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10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

But those same companies need to leverage, not ignore, that insight available when fusing social media into the marketing mix they already have. People are the fuel behind social media, which is really just tools and tactics. Are they fickle with the brand of toothpaste they buy?

I Will Not Write About Old Spice

Adam Cohen

Already there are too many write-ups about the inspirational campaign from a social media perspective. I am not going to share how the social campaign is a brilliant extension of a series of creative and funny TV commercials. Is anyone buying more?&#

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For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

Mindjumpers

How can we do something that will create value through social media?” Over time I have come up with the following 10 questions you should ask yourself before entering the landscape of social media – that’s my best advice.

For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

Mindjumpers

How can we do something that will create value through social media?” Over time I have come up with the following 10 questions you should ask yourself before entering the landscape of social media – that’s my best advice.

5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Marketing Effort

Mindjumpers

Each of these profiles gives us a chance to connect with new communities in different ways, but each network needs to be managed and updated. I have put together a list of five basic – but useful – steps, when your business is navigating in social media.

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Understanding Word-of-Mouth Marketing: 5 Reasons Why People Share.

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. But with the arrival of digital channels and social media, word-of-mouth is increasingly used for marketing purposes. They like to contribute, in relationships as well as in social groups.

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Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Do you use social media and the proper tools to measure, engage and act? People use social media. They use them to share their views – word of mouth – and build personal networks.

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Defining a Strategy To Use Content In B2B Marketing

Mindjumpers

2) The buying cycle People now have much more control over the flow of information and communication channels. They have a variety of online resources to inform then during each step of the buying cycle, which is shifting online.

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Why And How Your Employees And Business Can Become Trusted Influencers

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Word-of-mouth is one of the most important phenomena on which companies focus their social media marketing activities. It’s obvious that with the rise of social media, the focus on influencer marketing has skyrocketed.

Social Media Trends in 2010

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Thoughts on Social Media Trends in 2010 by cinta5 on November 4, 2009 David Armano of HarvardBusiness.org published on Monday what he believes to be the social media trends in 2010.

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Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Facebook Marketing: Now Available! Below I have put together an overview for you to assess whether or not you think there will be value in spending a few dollars and buying the book.

Feature Friday: How to Choose the Best Comment System for Your Blog

Ari Herzog

While many bloggers prefer to stick with their native comments system, whether it’s WordPress, Blogger or any other of the popular platforms, others are preferring to use third-party systems like Disqus , IntenseDebate and Livefyre , amongst others. Easier buy-in for commenters.

Amazon.com Launching New Website for Wine

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Amazon.com Launching New Website for Wine by cinta5 on November 6, 2008 Internet retail is a subject my colleague and I are very familiar with.

Controlling The Conversation: Strategies To Get People Talking.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community , Social Media / Controlling The Conversation: Strategies To Get People Talking About What You Want | Subcribe via RSS Controlling The Conversation: Strategies To Get People Talking About What You Want August 17th, 2009 Posted in Community , Social Media Tweet Share No matter the time, place, platform, or technology, having people talking about your company, products or services is a good thing period.

4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Add that and about 200,000 unique readers a month and it’s a fact that a positive review from this girl is something an advertising budget cannot buy. Humanized brands Social media has given us the possibility to reach a much higher amount of people.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you look around the social web a lot like me, you will agree that most social media campaigns suck. Some people think social media is just fun. What do you think about using social media for business? Custom landing pages can increase your social media efforts.

Is Amazon reading this blog?

The Way of the Web

Plus there will be referral fees in the usual Amazon way if people buy books after seeing a preview on your site. Tags: Digital Publishing blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There have also been doctors that have used social networking tools, like Twitter, during surgery. Here are ten social media tools that can aid you with crowdsourcing: Twitter It is already being used for many crowdsourcing efforts. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

Influence and Empire Avenue

The Way of the Web

Empire Avenue is a particularly different approach in that it mixes the financial market of stocks and shares, social gaming and networking, and peer review and influence into one big pot. I signed up a while ago, and the premise behind the social gaming element is a logical one.

Summer iPadwatch

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? I’m still holding out against buying one though – I still believe it’s primarily a consumption device rather than a creation device.

Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

They are interested in this new “social media” thing but haven’t actually dipped their proverbial toes in the social waters yet. However, the CEO read an article in Adage, and as a result, he wants to hit social ground running. Calling attention to social profiles?

Managing Your Time While Managing Your Social Media | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Managing Your Time While Managing Your Social Media Fri, Jun 18, 2010 Prof. I’m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I had graduated college the previous year, so many of my classmates seemed to have “moved on&# from the social sites of my time (all of which have dissolved). I look back at Facebook’s emergence as a truly popular and desirable network that has simply gone from good to better.

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Government Use of Social Media - "In Addition to," Not "In Lieu of.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Government Use of Social Media – “In Addition to,&# Not “In Lieu of&# Tue, Apr 27, 2010 Government 2.0

Socialnomics Book Review | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Book Reviews , Social Media / Socialnomics Book Review | Subcribe via RSS Socialnomics Book Review August 30th, 2009 Posted in Book Reviews , Social Media Tweet Share I debated whether to post a book review as I experienced flashes of high school busy work, but Socialnomics is certainly relevant to my world, and I enjoyed it thoroughly. Related posts: Social Media Book Package Giveaway!

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10 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Killer Social Media Strategy

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Why do businesses need social media? After all, spending time, money, and other precious resources on social media marketing before you have an understanding of what it can do for you is kind of like putting the cart before the horse (not advisable).

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It also reminds you that Facebook is one of their social destinations on the web, but that you might be interested in their YouTube page. Disclosure: I helped plant the social media seeds for rushIMPRINT.) Buy something, get something.

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How a Small New York City Hotel Put Itself on the Map through.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Now known as the “social media hotel&# of NYC, Roger Smith is attracting a really incredible bunch of people who have raved about the ambiance and the company’s approachability online. He explains that “Twitter allowed me to be social without having to be IRL.&#

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