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Public Relations Lessons From Jesus, The Apostles And The Bible

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Image: Martin LaBar via Flickr, Creative Commons And even many non-Christians will be relaxing, perhaps joining in the revelry (as many of my friends did when I was growing up in India). What all these stories have in common is that they all have a more-or-less related theme, which is essentially how and why to live a good life. What do they have in common? Jesus.

Doctorow video on copyright and piracy – must watch

The Way of the Web

Nice video of Cory Doctorow posted by the Guardian, and popping up in my RSS feeds thanks to The Pirates Dilemma. The timing is particularly nice considering part of the video covers Hollywood and Youtube – and the latter has announced Creative Commons licences will now be part of the service when you upload or want to find content to mashup. I probably haven’t spent enough time educating enough of my clients about the benefits of utilising Creative Commons – a good reminder to start doing that right now.

How Reading Fairy Tales Can Improve Public Relations

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Also… Image: Thom Watson via Flickr, Creative Commons OK, I’ll stop now, I can see you rolling your eyes, going, “Come on, act your age.&# If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Ive recently have been thinking about this a lot lately while looking at my Twitter stream or Facebook News Feed.

How Google Instant Might Impact Your Small Non-Profit

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Image: Greig Christie via Flickr, Creative Commons Since Google Instant’s launch just over a month ago, digital marketers have been scrambling to figure out how search engine marketing strategies might need to change. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. What does Google Instant mean for non-profit organizations?

Simply The Best

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Image: sahmeepee via Flickr , Creative Commons The Best means that you are indubitably, unequivocally, indisputably the best in who you are, what you do, and what you stand for, no matter who – or what – else you are compared with, or what others might be exposed to. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

Kpop Lessons: Handling Defamation Through Public Relations

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Image: twchoi11 via Flickr , Creative Commons Though I wouldn’t consider myself as devoted as some fan clubs. The rumors about Tablo’s supposed forgery were spread by two online communities: “We Urge Tablo to Tell the Truth,&# or TaJinYo , and “A World Where Common Sense is the Truth,&# or SangJinSe. Your lawsuit v. The rumors have already disseminated.

So What Will You Have For Lunch?

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Image: Ranjit Bhatnagar via Flickr , Creative Commons And thanks to , I can share it with you. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali So What Will You Have For Lunch?

Talking The Social Media Walk

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Image: Lars Plougmann via Flickr, Creative Commons Really, if you just read through the comments, there’s your follow-up blog post… but since I promised you one, you’re getting one. Image: Aftab Uzzaman via Flickr, Creative Commons It’s why I wrote about networking with a twist a while back. A Burke always, always keeps her promises! Interesting.

Weekly Roundup: Paloozas And Palominos

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Image: Derrick Coetzee via Flickr , Creative Commons Seems to me both are somewhat extraordinary, perhaps exaggerated and possibly exciting. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. A palomino is “ a coat color in horses, consisting of a gold coat and white mane and tail.&# In other words, something very unusual.

The Value Of A Fire Drill

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Image: Stephen Korecky via Flickr , Creative Commons I was finger painting in kindergarten and having a good ole time. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. I was so shocked by the noise and the flurry of activity that I began to wipe the paint on my clothes to hurry myself outside. Thanks so much for stopping by WUL!

Shhh…Don’t Tell. You Can Still Post Your Tweets To Other Platforms

SocMed Sean

Shhh… photo courtesy of Sarah G on Flickr via Creative Commons license. What I found was that I can still leverage IFTTT and the Twitter RSS feeds, to do what I wanted. I simply created the RSS search query that I wanted to feed into LinkedIn and then used the RSS to LinkedIn service on IFTT and presto-change-o… my tweets are once again being posted to LinkedIn.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

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Description: Panda 5 (the fifth iteration of the popular news-reading app) helps you speed up your content curation process by allowing you to browse multiple websites at once, integrate with other websites, and pull in RSS feeds of your favorite content. You can also search for more feeds and add them to your reader. Website social feeds. Panda 5. Yotpo. Refind. Adobe Spark.

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Three Tools to Show PR Value

Spin Sucks

The smarter tactic is the braver one: Drill down into the client’s precise goals and see how you can feed into them. photo credit: Creative Commons. By Aly Saxe. Can you show clear PR value from your work? Show PR Value with These Tools. If you’re not ready for this kind of request, it can feel intimidating. Suddenly the entire account is on the line. Technology; and .

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Where to Find Free Images Online


from their site: All photos on Pexels are licensed under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license. Wikimedia Commons. Wikimedia Commons has almost 25 million freely usable media files. Creative Market. Creative Market is a paid service, with a weekly grab-bag of free images, fonts and other goodies to use on your blog. Foodies Feed. Pexels. Pexels.

Feedly and Lazyfeed Help You Navigate the Information Rapids

So, those of us who are information junkies and who try to get as much of the good information as possible resort to using a feed reader, like Google Reader , to connect to blogs that we like, ones that typically have the types of information we are looking for. And, you can tell it your interests by inputting your blog(s), Twitter accounts, and Delicious feed. That is really cool.

20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Receive New Articles via RSS Feed. About DLM | Creative Commons, Privacy Policy, Terms of Use | Submit an Article | Advertise | RSS. Subscribe via RSS. Subscribe via Email. Welcome to Dumb Little Man. Each week we provide a handful of tips that will save you money, increase your productivity, or simply keep you sane. 20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches. Either/or. Video.

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10 Tools To Help Protect Your Blog From Content Theft


The plugin has a feature that allows you to add some code to your RSS feed so that if your post is republished elsewhere, then an automatic link will be inserted pointing back to your website. One Final Step To Combatting Plagiarism: Creative Commons. The same goes for Creative Commons. Creative Commons. What you do after that is another story.

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How to Write a Great Business Blog Post


We often get stuck staring at that blank page, thinking “I need to write something about x” – but your blog feeds (the sources you read) are FULL of industry content you might be able to report on, refer to, disagree with, or otherwise mention for some useful reason. Search Flickr for photos with a Creative Commons license. Write an attention-grabbing title. Don’t.

Are LinkedIn Groups Are Out Of Control?

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If it was, then inappropriate promotional material would end up in a promotions tab (or banned if they are way out of line), leaving the main feed for discussions and content-sharing. Cowboy photo is used under a Creative Commons license from Rare Jackson Hole Real Estate ]. THE WILD, WILD WEST OF LINKEDIN. Many LinkedIn groups are out of control. WHY DOES THIS MATTER?

10 Ways to Position Your Blog Above Copycats


Craft your RSS feed content to avoid making it easy for content thieves. Michael Martinez published this post about how scraper blogs exploit RSS feeds like Feedburner by sending out links to blogs on a buy list. It’s useful for traffic to submit your RSS feeds and still encourage you to submit your blog to popular RSS lists. 29 Ways to Stay Creative. Blogging

The Biggest Social Media Scandals, Fails, and Blunders of 2013


The music chain HMV forgot who had access to their Twitter feed. Guest post by Yazmin Gray. ——-. Social media can do a lot of good, but it’s also a platform capable of killing a reputation in under a minute. Several companies got a good taste of that last year. Check out these biggest social media fails of 2013. Applebee’s Makes Rules it Can’t Keep. Woops.

How to Market like a Musician


The key to getting over that “ick factor” is to get creative. Branding is a process that never stops, and you will only need to get more creative as time goes on. Invite a handful of supporters to tour your offices via your social media feeds by selecting the first five people to retweet or share your message. Traditional marketing can feel so grossly salesy. Don’t believe me?

Free Culture and Attention as Currency

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Image: Loius Volant on Flickr, Creative Commons. It’s incredibly abstract in its current form but it’s exciting to observe how these massive platforms convert users into real value (value = money, utility, social impact, happiness, creative satisfaction). It’s easier than ever to have a blog or a Twitter feed, but not nearly as easy to generate a $1,000 contract.

Micro Persuasion: Three Little Tips for Capturing Info Bits Quickly

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You can star items and even subscribe to either your history or these bookmarks as a feed. Annotate Bookmarks and Feeds with a Private Friendfeed Room. The second way to use this is to start importing RSS feeds into a private room. You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post. Blog RSS Feed. Comment Feed. Its invaluable.

More Than a Stepping Stone – the Mid-Size City Becomes a PR Career Destination

Social Media Strategery

Image used under Creative Commons license. Take a look at the social media feeds for the media in any mid-size city around the country and you’ll see a ton of listicles , articles , and hype videos talking up their hometown. This post originally appeared on the PRSA Pittsburgh blog. And based on my newsfeed, Pittsburghers seem to love their lists more than most. And we love it.

Micro Persuasion: Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader

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The Core Philosophy: Google Reader is a database and a feed reader. Continually add tons of feeds in organized, methodical way. The Core Philosophy: Google Reader is a database and a feed reader. Most people who use RSS readers do so with the intent of subscribing to an aggregated river of news feeds, persistent searches and blogs. Blog RSS Feed. Comment Feed.

5 best growth marketing strategies for B2B

Image by TopRank Marketing / Creative Commons BY. For example, a Facebook paid update, with the Contact Us button embedded right in the news feed, contributes to positive exposure. Post by Michael Gorman. Target audience: Businesses, brands, B2B marketers, agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs. Targeted content marketing. ‘Contact us’ buttons in social media.

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Weekly Roundup: Catching Up

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Social media case study: Feed My Starving Children and Facebook Groups , by Arik Hanson. Image: Seema K K via Flickr, Creative Commons. I’ve just started catching up on my Reader (and I have a long way to go). It was inevitable, though; when I was at BlogWorld last week, I tried as much as possible to focus on the conference and all the wonderful people I met.

Learning 2.0 - The Things

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Week 4: RSS & Newsreaders Learn about RSS feeds and setup your own Bloglines newsreader account. Locate a few useful library related blogs and/or news feeds. RSS Feed. This work is licensed under Creative Commons- see details. Welcome to the original Learning 2.0 Program. This site was created to support PLCMCs Learning 2.0 Program; a discovery learning program designed to encourage staff to explore new technologies and reward them for doing 23 Things. Since the programs launched, it has fostered Learning 2.0 programs all over the world. 23 Things. journey.

20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools


link] How to Use Twitter Analytics Apps to Manage your Feed — 2moroDocs [.] All content on pamorama is licensed under Creative Commons By establishing a presence on the social Web, you can gain virtually unlimited exposure to your target audience without incurring the higher costs associated with traditional marketing campaigns. How is your brand perceived? Wide reach.

Does it matter who follows you on Twitter or Facebook?

Akamai Marketing

Photo by Ken Lund, Creative Commons. Here’s some different ways of looking at it: The care and feeding of followers and fans. Interesting question, isn’t it? Generally speaking, I’d say the answer is yes, but the REASONS you should care might surprise you. I’m not a believer in checking my followers to see what they can do for me. My question is “what can I do for them&#. Ultimately, I think this attitude pays big dividends, but it is the long road and the high road. you make them giggle now and then? Test it out. Promise. social media

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Sharing Content in Another Stream

Justin Levy

If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. On a daily basis I will generally run through between 400-800+ feeds. Realizing that a majority of you don’t follow my Google Reader feed or may use a different feed reader, I wanted to provide another option for you to access those articles. clicks, retweets and more. Go for it.

KCNN: Principles Module

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RSS Feed. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.5 This Web site is an initiative of J-Lab: The Institute for Interactive Journalism. J-Lab. J-New Voices. J-Learning. | --> Get J-Flash newsletter. | ABOUT. RESOURCES. LEARNING MODULES. RESEARCH. CITMEDIA SITES. CONTACT. Top 10 Rules for Limiting Legal Risk. Journalism 2.0: How to Survive and Thrive. Tools for Citizen Journalists. Twelve Tips for Growing Positive Communities Online. Make Internet TV. Training Citizen Journalists. Principles of Citizen Journalism. Accuracy.

Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

The Creative Commons license is Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 After interviewing nearly 40 experts and working with Charlene Li and a bit of help from myself, she’s found six distinct use cases (see compass below) on how companies are measuring using these new toolsets. Why are social analytics so important? Read Susan’s post announcing this report. Wowza!

eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

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What I like most is the combination of RSS feeds, bookmarks and widgets in one tab (section) according to a context. It took me some time to realize that it is more effective to have on one section RSS feeds from one topic, together with the relevant bookmarks and widgets, rather than having all RSS feed, all bookmarks and all widgets on separate sections. Content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 skip to main | skip to sidebar. eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts. Microcontent, Social Software. Thursday, June 5, 2008.

The difference between an audience and a community in new media

Akamai Marketing

Creative Commons Photo by Daehyun Park. Auto posting RSS feeds on a Twitter account reaches audiences, but doesn’t create community. Communities Are Like Marriages: Communities require consistent feeding and caring. In the marketing world, we toss around some language that can be confusing. Two of those words are “audience&# and “community.&# Read on.

9 Elements of the Perfect Post


Think of your headline as a tweet—would you click through to the link if it showed up on your feed? Find stock photos or Creative Commons Licensed material using Compfight or even create one of your own. Use this area to show off links to your social networks, subscriptions to your RSS feed and email list, and free downloads of white papers, infographics or badges.

What’s the law around aggregating news online? A Harvard Law report on the risks and the best practices

For the purposes of our discussion, we will group news aggregators into four categories: Feed Aggregators, Specialty Aggregators, User-Curated Aggregators, and Blog Aggregators. Feed Aggregators often draw their material from a particular type of source, such as news websites or blogs, although some Feed Aggregators will contain content from more than one type of source. AFP v.

Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future?

It is not a commonly defined role on any ebusiness teams. read more posted by Elia Lombardi on Wednesday, January 20 2010, updated on Saturday, April 24 2010 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. follow RobinGood at [link] News Archive Home | Subscribe | RSS Feeds | Site Map | Syndicate Edited by: Luigi Canali De Rossi. But dont take my word for it.

What’s the law around aggregating news online

For the purposes of our discussion, we will group news aggregators into four categories: Feed Aggregators, Specialty Aggregators, User-Curated Aggregators, and Blog Aggregators. Feed Aggregators often draw their material from a particular type of source, such as news websites or blogs, although some Feed Aggregators will contain content from more than one type of source. AFP v.