The other side of Social Networking

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47 am The other side of Social Networking Jump to Comments Social networking is making a deep(er) penetration in our lives,(our? Consultants are enjoying the social-media revolution. However, a couple of bitter events, connected with Facebook and Orkut, the biggest community sites question the growth of social n/w. Young Indian teenager has lost his life and social n/w site Orkut played a big role in his death.

Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

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02 am Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison) Jump to Comments With over 40,000 tweets per minute and new-user registration growth rate of 1500%, you would expect Twitter to give a close fight to the social networking giant Facebook. I was just testing uberVU , a paid social media analytics service for doing a comparison between Twitter & Facebook and the results that it shows are quite interesting to say the least. Wish to see more such interesting stuff on social media.

YoMacha: India's Hot or Not ?

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A brief look at YoMacha tells you that it isn’t exactly a run-of-the mill social networking portal with typical Web2.0 Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

Linkedin v/s Facebook - Professional up Against Social

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51 am Linkedin v/s Facebook – Professional up Against Social Jump to Comments Matt Dickman’s thoughtful post on Linkedin v/s Facebook raises a few questions. As an individual how do you make the the differentiation between these two social networking platforms? Facebook like the name suggests is my “Face&# to the entire network. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

3 Ways to Analyze Facebook Fan Page Traffic «

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43 pm 3 Ways to Analyze Facebook Fan Page Traffic Jump to Comments NOTE : I had recently scribbled my thoughts on Facebook Insights for India’s growing B2B marketing community www.paulwriter.com. When it comes to Facebook, the social networking platform is no different. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com

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Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Super list of 50 social media links Have you ever wanted to know more about how to make a huge impact in social networking? 10 Habits of Highly Efficient Social Media Power Users Blogger or Mind-Reader?

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10 Ways to Position Your Blog Above Copycats

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Michael Martinez published this post about how scraper blogs exploit RSS feeds like Feedburner by sending out links to blogs on a buy list. Build your network. A strategic way to build your community on your blog is by networking. This is a guest post by Gabrielle Conde.

Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study

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Quotes from the Money Life article Iffort’s report states that usage of Twitter will penetrate more organisations, and more firms and customers will start using this social networking tool.Conversations between users and brands which are managed by humans with an emotional quotient will continue to boost Indian marketing efforts. Iffort Consulting , a NCR based social media consulting firm has researched the Twitter usage by companies in India.

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How does your brand look on social media?

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It used to be this would return a list of scholarly papers, some nasty pictures of you at a bachelor party, a random smattering of form posts about cupcakes or software and possibly your connections on some social networks. Momentus Media Community Health Score.

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Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

You can choose and customize between different layouts can be incorporated with other Google services like Feedburner, Picasa etc.

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24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

With Google’s most recent Panda algorithm updates, attributes like content freshness and social signals (strengths of blogs, not corporate websites) will gain increased importance in search ranking. 26 Ways to Enhance Your Blog Content by Social Media Examiner.

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Entrepreneurial resources

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Home About In the Media Twitter’s Retweet feature (beta) Criticising Social Media ? Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

Criticising Social Media ?

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35 pm Criticising Social Media ? Jump to Comments Criticizing social media ? Understand Social Media as a Philosophy and its application as a Culture. Criticising Social Media ? Awesome bullet points, helps to clarify lots of things for those with questions and give insight into why certain people shove social media away. Reply Tweets that mention Criticising Social Media ? « -- Topsy.com December 10, 2009 at 11:09 pm [.]

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

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Comments are the life of your blogging community. Blogs with a lot of traffic, huge audience, and posts with tons of social shares fall into the following categories when it comes to blog post length vs. frequency. Isn’t Feedburner my mailing list? Social Media.

Facebook will surge ahead in India

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Home About In the Media Preventing Social Media Spam Moving One Step Closer to Dream February 6, 2010.4:45 Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

How People Respond to Your Online Content

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Search Engine Statistics:: Google’s share dips March 27, 2010.8:32

Preventing Social Media Spam

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53 pm Preventing Social Media Spam Jump to Comments Image by Josh Russell via Flickr Sometimes it feels really sorry to see the tactics of a select group of folks in the name of using Social media as a Conversation Medium ! It is a controlled approach towards embracing social media medium. Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit Leave a Comment Filed under Social Media Conversation , Social media , Web 2.0 Home About In the Media Enterprise 2.0

Facebook and India

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This post was mentioned on Twitter by JobShoots, Social Media Insider and JobShoots, Alltop Social Media. Alltop Social Media said: Facebook and India [link] Social-Media.alltop [.] Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

My Contribution at PaulWriter.com

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If you are still evaluating the platform and are trying to estimate the possible returns, here are a few tips which you would want to consider: It doesn’t work for all – Business & Stakeholder Introspection Creating a campaign on Facebook & nurturing an online community requires a lot of time and effort. On the other hand, if your prospects aren’t thriving on these communities building a dead brand-page isn’t perhaps worth the effort.

Happy Holi

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New Job Opening

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About Iffort Consulting Iffort is web strategy & social media consulting firm that plans, creates and executes a thorough roadmap to deliver tangible value for its clients and their stakeholders. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

Christmas 2.0 Greetings

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Greetings Jump to Comments Best Wishes for a Social Christmas Have Fun !! Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

Facebook & India

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Reply Lukas EW July 17, 2010 at 10:50 am Nice information about social media tools ( Facebook ) growth in India. Let’s share about social media knowledge to more develope in India & Indonesia. I am using all these social portals but Facebook is my favorite. I feel Orkut is much boring, while Facebook is more engaging social networking site. It is now a powerful social media marketing tool!

Search Engine Statistics:: Google's share dips

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Facebook Reaches Top Ranking in US (Via Hitwise Blog) Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit Possibly related posts: (automatically generated) Basics of Search engine optimization (SEO) ‘Social Media’ search trends: Pakistan scores over India? Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

Enterprise 2.0 Conversations

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Home About In the Media Criticising Social Media ? Preventing Social Media Spam December 25, 2009.9:00 Conversations Jump to Comments Image by cambodia4kidsorg via Flickr Over the course of December, I have been closely following Jacob Morgan ‘s blog-posts on Social Media , emerging Enterprise 2.0 Reply When Will “Social Business&# Become Social Change Business? 00 am Enterprise 2.0

Startup Life: Diary of a First Generation Entrepreneur

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media Facebook & India Dear Airtel: It is about Customers & Conversations July 10, 2010.1:11

Recruiting Lessons from Google

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We are now a strong community of 1 Million professionals • There are 10,000 active bloggers who participate in active blogging We have leaders like Narayan Murthy, Azim Premji to fresh graduates who share their opinion & thoughts to contribute their knowledge and advice through blogging. We would love to see you, embark on blogging here and sharing your perspectives to the rapidly growing SiliconIndia community and appreciate your community initiative here.

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News from Other Blogs

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Measuring Social Media Read/Listen here Fake Steve Jobs meeting Guy Kawaski? Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

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Cool Presentations on Marketing

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36 am Cool Presentations on Marketing Jump to Comments I’ve been going through some nice SlideShare presentations on evolving subjects of Viral Marketing, WOM & Social Media Marketing. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

Twitter's Retweet feature (beta)

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media Basics of Search engine optimization (SEO) Entrepreneurial resources November 11, 2009.7:19

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

It is also great for socializing and building your own community. Before you register that domain, be sure that it is available on social media! Knowem lets you search names/keywords to see if they are taken on over 500 social networks.

Leaving for Pune Tomorrow

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media Burrp Delhi Pune sojourns August 13, 2007.1:29

OSSCamp Delhi

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Moving One Step Closer to Dream

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During all these years, I have developed specific interest in the social platforms and how they can be used by you, me & ‘organizations’ At a professional level, I’ve got some fantastic opportunities to work in excellent places where I’ve been encouraged to drive initiatives & take full responsibility to execute them. At themarketingblog , I’d continue to address topics on startup ecosystem, social media challenges & the conversation culture.

Royal Challengers Bangalore Fanatic Fans Challenge «

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Home About In the Media Usability questions from a novice Indians in Social Media (2009) September 10, 2009.9:47 47 pm Royal Challengers Bangalore Fanatic Fans Challenge Jump to Comments Good friend Nidhi Makhija who works for a digital agency called Experience Commerce just sent me an email about the social media campaign for IPL’s Royal Challengers Bangalore , called the RCB Fanatic Fans Challenge.

After Hiatus, Social Media Predictions & 2009

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Social Media Mercury rising up in India December 23, 2008.3:51 51 am After Hiatus, Social Media Predictions & 2009 Jump to Comments Image by Matt Hamm via Flickr Phew. Secondly, with the year coming to an end, I see several of my friends giving their predictions on my favorite topic of ‘Social Media’ Some of them are on social-media at a global level, some of them are in India ‘s context but all of them are very very interesting.

Building a People Centric Organization

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In addition, never hide anything from your team Use the expertise of your network to create winning solutions Add the following words to your spam list: ‘Cheating’, ‘Un-ethical’ & ‘Hidden’. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

Catching Up With Shane Warne

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media Revisiting the Web 2.0 Dictionary – Part I Customer Service: Contrasting Examples April 19, 2008.3:05

Dear Airtel: It is about Customers & Conversations

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Realizing the problem, we explored the army of social media tools. I thought a brand like ‘Airtel’ would understand the essence and meaning of Social Media. I wasn’t so sure as to why they were using ‘Social Media’ If directing users to another email id is the job why didn’t they simply create a twitter profile with one big message which states the email address. Do you know what is ‘Social Media’?

SMTP Settings in MediaWiki

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media Books on my Plate Barcamp Delhi 5: Spreading the Word out ! September 18, 2008.10:29