The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You could simply opt out of Facebook messages and notifications about new followers on Quora. I also have the Google Calendar gadget on my Gmail sidebar, so I have an easy way to access my upcoming meetings, appointments, and phone calls. Google Reader. Google Docs.

The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The way that we explore and discover content on the Internet has drastically changed in the last decade. The first major step forward was with Google which organized the Internet so that anyone could run accurate searches on specific topics they found interesting.

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34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Google+ (or Google Plus) is many different things, depending on who you ask. It’s the tool Google will use to beat Facebook. It’s Google’s latest attempt at social media, and they finally got it right. Google Plus Tips, Tactics and How-To Guides.

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Social Media Strategy from A to Z » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you’re the frugal type, take advantage of the free alerts from Google, YackTrack , Social Mention , BackType (which gives you alerts from blog/article comments , which other services do not include), and Trackur. Content is king, but marketing is the queen, he said. (I

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He’s volunteered to give away a copy of his recent book, FBML Essentials , to two readers. Add Content to Your Custom Tab If you go view your Page now, you’ll notice when you click the “>>&# tab there is now an “FBML&# option in the drop-down.

Social Media Toolkit - The Digital Strategist

The sole purpose of these tools are to; create, manage and distribute content, build awareness, drive traffic, connect with our customers and hopefully turn a lead into a prospective sale. Your websites Black Box is Google Analytics. Google Search is pretty much self explanatory.

Efficient Blog Commenting: Save Your Time and Energy


I don’t want to submit my email address to a blog without analyzing the content first. Reading a blog’s content via feeds help me examine the quality of the content and makes me decide if I will submit my email or not. You’ll be surprised how easy it is to practice a regular blog commenting schedule via your Google reader. I allocate 30 minutes every day to visit my Google reader and comment on unread posts. Use Google Alerts.

Weekly Roundup: The Gerald Durrell Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

3 ways to get great content from your boring business , by Shannon Paul. Get notified of updates in this conversation "> Follow conversation Stop receiving notifications "> Following conversation people listening Followers Livefyre is in Offline Mode - you can still post comments.

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The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Most organizations still see blogs as a way to push their content to learners, which to my mind makes blogs simply a multimedia e-newsletter. isnt about the fact that learning professionals can now publish learning content without going to a webmaster or needing highly sophisticated tools.

Reply to Facebook Comments via Email | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

This reduces the number of steps required to post a response to Facebook once an email notification was received. Prior to this upgrade you would receive the notification, click the link in the body of email, log in to Facebook, and then leave a comment.

Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Tools for Sharing Content: Amplify. Use HootSuite to publish content to multiple social media accounts and/or platforms including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, (which pushes to many other platforms) and now they’ve just added WordPress functionality. Google Buzz.

Tips For Dealing With Information Overload

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Niniane Wang , Google: «I like the time-honored tradition of responding to emails or archiving them as soon as I read them. Paul Buchheit , FriendFeed (formerly Google): «Drop packets. Inbox Zero, a tech talk by Merlin Mann given at Google.

Making The Most Of A Twitter Chat

Waxing UnLyrical

Get notified of updates in this conversation "> Follow conversation Stop receiving notifications "> Following conversation people listening Followers Livefyre is in Offline Mode - you can still post comments.

The Bamboo Project Blog: Seven Strategies for Supporting Personal Learning Environments at Work

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You may love Google Reader, but I still want my Netvibes--and Ill fight you to the death for it. If you liked this article, then you may want to sign up to be automatically notified when I add new content. Couple of days ago, I leaned over someones shoulder and had her set up google reader, load in several blogs, and use google blog search. Want Automatic Notification When I Add New Posts? Subscribe in a reader. The Bamboo Project Blog.

The Very First Thing You Should Do in 2010

Viper Chill

This lack of promotion isn’t coincidental: I have a genuine aim to help as many of you as I can succeed online and I’ll do that by focusing purely on the content that I put out there, and not the money I can make with it. I use Google Reader to read my fave blogs.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I’ve heard about dozens of businesses who created Facebook Pages, pouring their hearts and souls and development hours into crafting content and attracting new fans, only to find out that their account disappears without a trace. Readers, the comments are yours.