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?

Meet the Delicious New Product Designed for Instagram

Convince & Convert

Designed for the Instagram generation, the company plans to adapt its new Creamery shakes for the platform. From the overall concept of designing a product for Instagram to the event exclusivity and delicious flavors, there are many compelling layers.

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.

Search Engine Optimization THEN Blogging THEN Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

I did a website analysis and custom demonstration for a local IT recruiting company recently. This is a very successful company. They need a pipeline of companies that want to hire them to recruit on their behalf. Can you come up with a better Inbound Marketing Haiku ?).

Tips on How PR Pros Can Create Social Media Success

Mindjumpers

As many businesses have realized, there is great value in running a blog to share knowledge and show what your company is actually about. This means that it can be of great value to consider creating a social news backgrounder together with your pitch, using a site such as Delicious.

Back to School Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

On Pinterest, share time-saving tips to packing a delicious-yet-healthy midday meal. Social Media Trends Back to School Social Media Back to School Trends on Social Social Media Agency Social Media Back to School social media companies social media marketing companies

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #332

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What $50 Buys You at Huaqiangbei, the World's Most Fascinating Electronic Market - NewCo Shift. Last December, when I was in Shenzhen, I visited Huaqiangbei (pronounced "wah jong bay"), a multi-storey electronics market. delicious. fast company.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. If you are officially representing your company, you’d want to create an Official Page.

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Five questions your marketing team should be asking about location-based technology

Visually SM

Some forms of marketing are fairly black-and-white: Company A emails a coupon to Customers A to Z, who can then use it to take 10 percent off of their next purchase. The directive is simple: Visit us to try these delicious new dishes. Content Marketing Social Media

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To Thine Own Audience Be True

Josh S Peters

Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » To Thine Own Audience Be True To Thine Own Audience Be True Written on June 9, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media 2 Comments - Leave a comment!

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! What is Facebook Marketing About? Facebook Marketing is a deep dive into how Facebook can be leveraged by your company starting TODAY.

Why Should You Invest in SEO?

Social Media Marketing

Search Engine Optimization or SEO is a marketing strategy to improve search engine rankings. But selling hot delicious coffee online doesn’t really sound right in business owner’s minds. All SEO Agency know how vital it is to be visible to your target market.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!),

Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

With Social Media Marketing: Strategies for Engaging in Facebook, Twitter & Other Social Media , the inimitable Liana “Li&# Evans has provided the definitive handbook for social media marketers. Smart companies realize that it’s all integrated marketing now.&#

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Marketing and Grilling Have More in Common Than You Think

Convince & Convert

I must have had marketing on the brain during my last cookout because the gears started to turn on why I love them both. ” It’s the reason the steak at the gourmet restaurant tastes so delicious—the high quality and the experience. The best marketers, however, are skilled at both.

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

companies now use social media for marketing (though the figure varies widely based on size of company)? companies now use social media for marketing. 22% of Fortune 500 companies have a public-facing blog that has at least one post in the past 12 months.

Everything You Need To Know About Social Media

Mindjumpers

The 42 pages long Social Media Playbook contains information and best practices on blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, YouTube, Wikipedia, Delicious, Flickr, Google Buzz and Geosocial Networks.

Five questions your marketing team should be asking about location-based technology

Visually SM

Some forms of marketing are fairly black-and-white: Company A emails a coupon to Customers A to Z, who can then use it to take 10 percent off of their next purchase. The directive is simple: Visit us to try these delicious new dishes. Content Marketing Social Media

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

of articles on the topic of Internet Marketing, from SEO to social media to web usability and then some. They are strategic guides that hopefully will enhance your internet marketing experiences in the future. Here are 10 reasons why you as a company entity should avoid it.

How to Manage Social Media Profiles

yMarketingMatters

The top bookmarking sites are StumbleUpon , Digg and Delicious. Then there is your company blog; it is seemingly a fulltime job. Social Media Marketing Tips Facebook management Google+ management integrated marketing LinkedIn management Managing Social Media Profiles marketing for small business marketing strategy measuring social media social media Social Media Management Social Media Management Tools social media measurement tracking social media Twitter management

Are You Missing Youtility’s Biggest Marketing Opportunity?

Convince & Convert

In fact, Jay himself did a masterful job of throwing the curtain back on his own command content performance, in the wonderfully transparent eBook, “How I Wrote and Marketed A Best-Selling New York Times Business Book.”. Yes, Why Would I Sink My Own Money Into Marketing Someone Else’s Book?

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Diva Marketing Turns 7!

Diva Marketing Blog

Yes, girlfriend, Diva Marketing celebrates 7 years. And so I continued Diva Marketing because I was having too much fun to stop. . Diva Marketing turned into a sandbox where I could play with new ideas, test concepts and learn together with the social media and marketing community.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #100

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Faced with bankruptcy--and realizing this deal costs the company a million or more a year--American decided to try and shut them down. When I first rediscovered the Web in 2004, it was WordPress , Wikipedia , Flickr and Delicious that revealed to me a new future. Both Flickr and Delicious were bought by Yahoo!, "Several years ago, I read a feature in Fast Company magazine on the future of education. delicious. fast company.

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.

Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Data junkies, stats addicts, web trivia buffs rejoice — here are a deluge of social media, search and other marketing research facts and figures from 50 articles and blog posts published so far in 2010. How are marketers planning to allocate budgets this year? Content Marketing.

12 Cloud-Based Tools to Stay Productive | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking 12 Cloud-Based Tools to Stay Productive Written on July 23, 2010 by Justin Levy in communications , organization , productivity , technology 2 Comments - Leave a comment!

New Features Added to B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer

Webbiquity SMM

Several great new features were recently added to the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer by co-founder Tony Karrer. Topics on B2B Marketing Zone include social media , inbound marketing and business blogging.

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10 Social Media Marketing Basics for Budding Businesses

Sprout Social

Fast forward to present day where a social presence is an expectation for businesses, with 80% of marketers relying on social media to raise brand awareness. If you’re starting from scratch, the following list of social media marketing basics can help get your presence off the ground.

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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.

What is Social Proof and How to Use it In Your Marketing Strategy

Hootsuite

And as a marketer, it’s one of your most important tools. 10 social proof examples and how to use them in marketing. Social proof takes many forms, and lucky for you there are tons of ways to incorporate it into your marketing strategies. Referral marketing.

6 Things Parenthood Taught Me About Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

and after being a full time mom and performing various social media marketing tasks throughout, I’ve learned that there are many parallels that can be taken from parenthood that also apply to social media marketing.

Why Getting a Little Emotional Helps Grow Your Influence Marketing Program

Convince & Convert

Are influence and advocacy marketing the gifts that keep on giving? WhiteWave Foods is a big company on a big scale, and—most importantly—has a big heart and a small family farm feel. Why it helps to use fans as influence marketers. So Delicious.

What You Can Learn About Social Media Marketing from TLC

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There was a hostage situation at the parent company, Discovery Communications, on the first of the month. By this point, it was evident that it was going to be difficult to reach a representative on behalf of a company about an issue that actually has some legitimacy.

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Eureka! A Free Search Engine That Will Juice Your Email Marketing

Convince & Convert

Considering that just about every company of every size sends email to its customers, this post probably applies to you. To determine what trends exist in marketing, offers, timing, and sequencing of emails? Email Marketing Advice email marketing emailium james paden

3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many companies partake in this “shiny toy syndrome&# and do it all without a plan or strategy in place. Influencer outreach may possibly be the most powerful outreach tactic that PR practitioners or marketers are laziest about.

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Interviews , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Websites > What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Why SEO is Easier than Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

However, the number of SEOs I’ve come across are much fewer and farther between than social media marketers. Despite this, social media marketing is much more difficult than search engine optimization. In both of these aspects of search engine marketing, you begin by learning.

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3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website | Social Media Marketing.

Convince & Convert

A digital marketing success story. Facebook took a major (yet curiously underreported) move in this direction last week, when they enabled companies to publish to Facebook members’ news feeds for anyone that has “liked&# a Web page. One of the reasons companies continue to put a lot of emphasis on their websites while still maintaining a robust Facebook page is that Facebook couldn’t do all the things a website can do.

Data and Storytelling: PR’s Peanut Butter and Jelly

Waxing UnLyrical

PR pros are very familiar with the deliciousness of storytelling. I witness the power of data every day as the Director of PR Engineering at AirPR , a PRTech company focused on cultivating the PR leaders of tomorrow through analytics, insights, and measurement. Guest Post by Leta Soza.

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Apple Gets More Serious About Using Twitter, but Why it Doesn't Matter

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If it was a Comcast product, you’d get a near immediate response from Frank Eliason , the company’s Director of Digital Care. It can instill faith that your customers have in your company. It can make all the difference in nurturing a positive perception of your company.

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