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Yahoo! Unloads Delicious

Small Business Mavericks

Unloads Delicious Yesterday, the Internet’s largest has been – Yahoo! – sold Delicious. Delicious is one of the early forerunners of social bookmarking. The question is, can these two successful entrepreneurs take Delicious and turn it into a superstar? That at least gives me a little bit of confidence in the future of Delicious. sent out an e-mail to Delicious members asking for their permission to transfer bookmarks to AVOS, Mssrs.

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Delicious Acquired by YouTube Founders

Mindjumpers

Tweet Yesterday it was announced that Youtube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen has acquired the social bookmarking platform Delicious, which has been owned by Yahoo since 2005. The new owners are committed running and improving Delicious going forward. Delicious will become part of their new Internet company AVOS based in San Matero, California. Yahoo will continue running Delicious for a transition period until July 2011.

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How I Use Delicious | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking How I Use Delicious Written on July 28, 2009 by Justin Levy in delicious , social bookmarking , social media 9 Comments - Leave a comment! My social bookmarking platform-of-choice is Delicious. There are several other choices but Delicious remains the most popular and most widely used. Never tried using Delicious before or just starting out?

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Rumor: Yahoo Sells Delicious | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

The latest is around the social bookmarking site Delicious. I think that is a gross underestimation of Delicious’s value, though I’m no expert on business valuations. And if you use Delicious, then you won’t have to export your bookmarks to someplace else. Personally, I hope Delicious sticks around. Still no word as to who the new owner of Delicious might be. Should we jump for joy if Delicious was sold? About Us What’s a Maverick?

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on March 17, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Itamar Kestenbaum. Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. A community participates.

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Delicous Acquired by YouTube Founders

Mindjumpers

Tweet Yesterday it was announced that Youtube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen has acquired the social bookmarking platform Delicious, which has been owned by Yahoo since 2005. The new owners are committed running and improving Delicious going forward. Delicious will become part of their new Internet company AVOS based in San Matero, California. Yahoo will continue running Delicious for a transition period until July 2011.

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General Mills Embraces Collaborative Storytelling with “Hello, Cereal Lovers” Social Media Community

Convince & Convert

Inspired by the passion and enthusiasm people have for cereal, there’s a new, “Hello Cereal Lovers” co-branded social media community from General Mills that is generating buzz for its creative and collaborative visual storytelling approach. Spanning Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr, the “Hello, Cereal Lovers” communities focus on General Mills’ cereal varieties, but aren’t opposed to (gasp) occasionally mix in a competitor for the sake of a sweet recipe. Love cereal?

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A Brief Introduction to The New Community Rules: Marketing on the.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The New Community Rules talks about the important role social media has begun playing in our lives. Fortunately, we have social media communities to inspire us. Access to these social media communities is free. What is the benefit of delicious ? 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch! Tamar is also the author of The New Community Rules (July 2009).

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5 Reasons You Should Become Part of the SERPd Community

Kikolani

In this new community, you can submit your quality content related to SEO, social media, and blogging, as well as discuss and vote on other quality content. Here are 5 reasons you should join the SERPd community today. We want everyone, from seasoned professionals to SEO newbies, to feel welcome in our community. We aren’t just a voting site, we’re a real community. We will also be having community contests among many other cool things we have up our sleeves.

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Social Media Disclosure Rules Apply Even in Small Communities

Bare Feet Studios

Small communities are great for mutual support. But before her, we have many organic farms, our favorite home delivery of locally sourced food from Kula Fields , and the most delicious (for all of the senses) outdoor pop-up dinners hosted by Kupu Maui ! Sometimes we relax things though that could actually support and protect us. FTC Blogger Rules are just such a case. Here on Maui, we love and support each other so much, we call it one big ?ohana ohana – that means family.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2008: Social Media, SEO, and More " techipedia | tamar weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Jill Whalen has been active on forums and online communities for 10 years now. Online Communities and Their Impact on Business : The key to success is engagement, but Michael Mace says that there are some concepts you need to understand first. 7 Social Media Websites and their Impact on SEO explores Mixx, Sphinn, Twitter, Digg, delicious, StumbleUpon, and Reddit and shows the positive and negative impact of using each.

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Celebrating the most important marriage of the week…

The Way of the Web

I’m celebrating the marriage of Delicious , the incredibly useful and powerful social bookmarking service which was neglected since acquisition by Yahoo, with new owners AVOS, which despite sounding like a major shopping website, is actually the new company from Youtube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen. Delicious may have stagnated but there’s a huge amount of data there, just waiting to be utilised more effectively. And no, it’s not the royal wedding.

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The Value Of Blog Comments

Twist Image

The macro theory here is that Blogging is a part of Social Media which inherently means that the spirit of community needs to be present. They can share it as a bookmark (with comments) on Delicious or Google Bookmarks. It's going to be hard to generate comments and community going forward as more disruptions and tools to share (look at Tumblr , etc.) The other major opportunity is for a true community to take hold in the comments. delicious. online community.

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Introducing Users to the Concept of Meeting Workspaces in MOSS 2007 | NetworkWorld.com Community

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Delicious. Friday, June 27, 2008. Research Centers. Security. Anti-Virus / Spyware / Spam. Compliance & Regulation. Firewalls / VPN / Intrusion. Services. Cisco Security Watch. Microsoft Security Watch. LANs & WANs. Broadband Services. Ethernet Switches. Metro Ethernet. Routers. WAN Optimization. VoIP & Convergence. IP PBX. Unified Communications. VoIP Services. Network Management. Application Management. Desktop Management. Patch Management. Wireless & Mobile. Security.

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Some Tasty News on Bookmarking

Social Media Marketing

Great news for Delicious users: the service has been acquired from Yahoo! was sunsetting Delicious , the social bookmarking service, surprising many people and leaving them in a tenuous position. Many jumped ship, proclaiming Delicious dead and looking at alternative services like EverNote, Diigo and Pinboard, but others (like me) held fast, waiting for what would come next. Sounds like they'll be mining the tons of great information that Delicious users have been sharing.

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How Young is Too Young?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Some even boast high rankings and good sized communities. It took me 6 months to acquire a good amount of traffic and cultivate a community on my blog and the same goes for any new blogger. Glen amazes me with his blogging and web design skill and also his ability to make money and still bind the community. 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch!

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Community Management/Engagement. You might want to be a community builder, beehive, or friend.

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7 Truths About Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Thanks to books like The New Community Rules , written by yours truly, Engage , Social Media 101 , and others, social media marketing is, for the time being, going to still be on people’s minds as they discover this bright and sunny marketing opportunity. The Golden Truths Social media marketing requires dedicated, devoted individuals who can aggressively seek opportunities in highly populated communities.

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Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth

Starring one of Australia’s most famous & delicious drag queens JOYCE MAYNGE, this video was made for less than $500 and everyone volunteered their time. A tip: To the Public Relations firm, instead of hiring a choreographer, dance troupe, and agency to promote to media and get covereage after the event, build an online community with resources for flash mobbers. Community Created. Semi-professional, more community less client focussed.

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Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work by Tamar Weinberg on August 14, 2009 Share In the spirit of featuring case studies like the ones in Chapter 4 of The New Community Rules , I am going to highlight other companies that have excelled in their social media achievements.

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21 Small Business Brands We Love

Buffer Social

We particularly admire brands that: Have established a solid brand identity: The best brands ensure that everything from their products to their website and social content to their community engagement is consistent with an overarching brand strategy.

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Need to Fundraise? Stick With What Works!

SocialFish

Group members simply sell a selection of delicious cookie dough flavors from an order-taker, and collect their funds on the spot. Firstly, you get to offer your close friends and family delicious tasting cookie dough that everyone loves.

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Need to Fundraise? Stick With What Works!

SocialFish

Group members simply sell a selection of delicious cookie dough flavors from an order-taker, and collect their funds on the spot. Firstly, you get to offer your close friends and family delicious tasting cookie dough that everyone loves.

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#SocialPR Spotlight: Dinean Robinson

Waxing UnLyrical

In my opinion, Social PR has become the key to connect with and influence communities and to succeed in business. It has meat, cheese, veggies, a super soft bun, and delicious signature sauce. Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™. This week, I’m psyched to introduce to you a very special Social PR Virtuoso: Dinean Robinson.

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Andrew Sutherland, 17 Year Old Creator of Quizlet » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

What amazes me is that Andrew, with no idea of where this was headed, took the initiative to build an extremely successful community. It’s important to me to be an actual member of the Quizlet community, not just some executive looking down at a bunch of growth statistics. 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch! Tamar is also the author of The New Community Rules (July 2009).

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Announcing the Newest Social Media Prince

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I recently wrapped up writing a book on social media marketing for individuals to large businesses entitled The New Community Rules ( Amazon link ) and the book is slated for a late June/early July release. 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch! She provides consulting in internet marketing and manages Community Support & Advertising at Mashable.

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Be a Strawberry with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Ari Herzog

Past concoctions came out delicious and I decided to give it a go. AriHerzog is a digital marketing and government professional seeking a position in community affairs. Strawberries! I also enjoy summer nights with cucumber and tomato mixed with balsamic vinaigrette. But — strawberries, cucumbers, tomatoes, and balsamic in the same fork bite? I never tried tossing them together until last week.

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Influencers and Social Media Experts

Laurel Papworth

The support their community gives them when writing their next books is often paid back in recognition, thereby reaffirming the author’s role as influencer. When connecting with influencers in an online community, you may want to seek them out first. just looks too delicious to ignore. Tags: Online Communities social media social networks influence Influencers types of influencers There’s a lot of content out there and a lot of people creating stuff.

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Top 5 Up-and-Coming Travel and Food Influencers

Pixlee

Learn how these up-and-coming travel and food influencers built niche communities of followers who are passionate about experiences and see what marketers stand to learn from their success. . As well as backpacking for a living, she has a blog where she gives meaningful insight to her community of followers regarding essential packing lists for travel and how-to-travel guides to the best tourist locations. Communities are not based on the ‘build it and they will come mentality.’

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YouTube At A Crossroads: Social Media Network or Streaming Service?

Ignite Social Media

Community Tab. However, the Community Tab is only available to creators who have 1000 or more subscribers. Therefore, the company has limited notifications to three for new video uploads and one community post for three days.

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How 1:1 Social Media Engagement Impacts Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

As a community manager, I have experienced first-hand the power of positive customer service. The delicious, fruity hard candy we know and love is also particularly good at one-on-one engagement on Twitter. Sometimes, as a community manager, it becomes increasingly difficult over time to interact with every comment in a unique, personalized fashion. Customer Service vs. Reactive Engagement.

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Crowdsource: BP Oil Spill and social media

Laurel Papworth

And there are a lot of innovation crowdsourced communities online. Set up or connect with an innovation crowdsourcing community. Awesome episode with a delicious irony at the end. Technorati Tags: BP , crowdsource , deepwater , horizon , kaggle , Michael J Evans , mjevans.com , oil spill , Online Communities , public relations , social media , social network , social networks.

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Data and Storytelling: PR’s Peanut Butter and Jelly

Waxing UnLyrical

PR pros are very familiar with the deliciousness of storytelling. Because let’s face it, everyone loves a delicious and nutritious dose of knowledge. Leta Soza is the Director of PR Engineering & Ops at AirPR where she specializes in PR strategy, content marketing, community cultivation, and analytics. Guest Post by Leta Soza. There’s something irresistible about a perfect pairing. Like when peanut butter combines with jelly to make a satisfying yet simple snack.

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How to Become Civically Engaged

The Realtime Report

Being civically engaged means that you are an active participant in your local community. The best place to start building community bonds is on your own doorstep. Do you think of yourself as that super fun parent who just wants to bring everyone together over delicious food?

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The 5 Things Social Media Marketers Need to Know about Mental Health

Pixlee

As someone who’s in charge of a brand or business social media account, you are responsible for making a positive change in your community. PS Seasoning shares delicious photos and recipe ideas to inspire its cooking community on Instagram.

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#SocialPR Spotlight: Laura Kaslow

Waxing UnLyrical

Laura amazes me with her constant energy and inspires me with her boundless enthusiasm for not just what she does, but for how she constantly gives back to the communities she’s involved in (including being a Skimm’bassador, just like me!). They are delicious and starchy and I can make them a bunch of different ways. Happy Halloween! There are no tricks here, only treats as we get to know Laura Kaslow in this week’s Social PR Spotlight.

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How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

Viper Chill

Yet, if I’ve spent some time interacting with their community and leaving comments, it’s more likely that they will fulfil the request (as long as your resource is relevant, and awesome). Flippa is a place for people to buy and sell websites and has a very interactive community. Bookmarking sites like Delicious simply give people a place to store their favourite links an organisable archive, which is generally far more useful than your browsers bookmark bar.

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Why paper.li and automated curation are doomed to fail

Danny WhatMough

On a less positive, but equally helpful tact, it helps me identify off-topic tweeps that have crept into the community via my auto refollow tools, and I can unfollow these directly from the newspaper page.

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How To: Measure Success For a Product Launch

Waxing UnLyrical

In my condensed timeline, focusing on my email list became critical to help me amass an audience in which to build community and eventually sell to. The measurable goal would be to monitor list sign-ups – where I would send monthly emails providing status updates on the course, treats (currently gifting some delicious mini photo packs); and weekly emails sharing recent blog posts. Guest Post by Elise Perkins. Want to hear something that will truly make you measurement mavens cringe?

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Bon Appétit Magazine Tastes Envelope Glue In Preparation for Tax Day

Convince & Convert

The descriptors are so humorous that a custom hashtag could have been developed with a call to action in the days leading up to Tax Day to bring their community into the fun. Then again, Bon Appétit may have more delicious priorities , like whipping up six-second breakfast recipes on Vine. Jessica Gioglio is a Social Media Strategist based out of Boston, Massachusetts who specializes in social media content, community engagement and crisis management.

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#SocialPR Spotlight: Danielle Heiny

Waxing UnLyrical

Social PR creates a sense of community, engagement, and empowerment which is a win-win for both parties. It’s delicious, healthy, quick, light yet filling. Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™.

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#SocialPR Spotlight: Sean Sorita

Waxing UnLyrical

Sounds cheesy and delicious! Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™. Today’s #Social PR Spotlight shines on Sean Sorita, who became a Social PR Virtuoso in May 2016.

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5 Successful Instagram Influencer Marketing Campaigns from 2020 [Backed by Data]

Keyhole.co

For the purpose of illustrating how HelloFresh helps her create easy, but delicious meals. In this program, ASOS partners with 29 influencers who have distinctive looks and communities.