Building a New Kind of Cruise Community

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We just launched our travel tech start-up, Cruiseable , three weeks ago after a year of work. I love to cruise, but it’s frustrating that there’s no site or app to help me discover the wide assortment of cruises that are a good match for my travel style and budget – and to help me book the right voyage to the right destinations. I know that my peers in the digital generations don’t want to traipse down to a storefront to spend an hour with a travel agent. Guest Post by J.D.

Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport Launches Interactive Game Powered By Instagram Photos

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With the stunning rise in popularity of user-generated content, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has turned to Instagram images to power a new interactive game called Destination Unknown. Images for the game are sourced using hashtags from a custom built content management system.

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B2B Marketers Are Humans, Too

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Volvo Trucks bet on the former and successfully demonstrated the precision of its dynamic steering system through an award-winning video that has generated 78 million views. So why make a B2B ad that looks like B2C content?

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Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

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Prepare Your Website for Geolocation with WordPress

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Geolocation software uses global positioning systems (GPS) on smartphones or unique IP addresses on visitors’ computers to identify where a person is located. This plugin takes the guesswork out of writing local content – it will make your website “local” for every visitor!

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

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Sure, there are other blogging platforms and content management systems you can use on your own domain, but none are quite as popular or powerful as WordPress. Importing Your Content. One question I get asked often is how to start a blog.

WordPress Themes 101

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Although WordPress began as a tool for bloggers, it has now expanded to include a sophisticated content management system. To get the most out of WordPress, it's important to have a basic understanding of the system and options available to you.

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Brand Monitoring, Social Analytics, Social Insights

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More customers, buyers, and consumers are creating content everywhere they go. They don’t want to end up being trilobites and have become part of a larger system: Recent acquisitions include Scoutlabs+Lithium(community), Filtrbox+Jive(Community), Techrigy+Alterian(WCM) and others.

Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’

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Managing these multiple login systems from all these social networks is cumbersome due to changing APIs, protocols. More accurate contextual information as first time users information can be used to match relevant content, media, products, and even advertisements.

50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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Collectual these folks own social media budgets: LIST [link] in reply to spicedawg56 1 week ago « Community Platform Pricing for New Clients Scorecard: Should Startups Have Community Managers? Couple your email newsletter content with additional website content on a blog for improved commenting. Try out a short series of audio podcasts or video podcasts as content marketing and see how they draw. Example: what Jeremiah Owyang did for Hitachi Data Systems.

Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King

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Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King Steve Rosenbaum , Magnify.net | Jun. Ok, I hear all the content-makers sharpening their knives to take me on. First, why content is dead: Content used to be the high quality media that came out of the very pointed end of the funnel.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

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Atom also provides a standard way to export an entire blog, or parts of it, for backup or for importing into other blogging systems. “Blog&# can also be used as a verb, meaning to maintain or add content to a blog. Tumblr : Tumblr lets users share content in the form of a blog.