7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks December 21st, 2010 Tweet I first heard about Amplify earlier this year; I believe it was at the January chapter meeting of IABC/DC Metro. Image: Matthew Smith via Flickr, Creative Commons Can you say “love at first byte&# ? Plus there are too many networks.

Thumper’s Rule – Knowing When And How To Avoid An Online Argument

SocMed Sean

'Angry bird puts a lid on it' courtesy of etee on Flickr via Creative Commons license If you’re engaged in social media for either personal or professional purposes (and if you’re reading this, I’m betting you are), there’s an important skillset and rule that you might want to think about: The art of not replying. 'two face' courtesy of Broderick on Flickr via Creative Commons license.

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Innovators, Entrepreneurs, and Developers: Use Your Skills In The Fight Against Diabetes!

SocMed Sean

Photo courtesy of RRix on Flickr via Creative Commons. In my day job, I am the Director of Social Media for a digital agency and one of my clients has launched a new challenge to innovators, entrepreneurs, developers, designers…basically anyone with a knack for solving problems. They’re putting up $200,000 in prizes to the teams that submit the most innovative ideas that meet the criteria of the contest!

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Social Media Super Bowl: Which Team Has More Reach?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Social Media Super Bowl: Which Team Has More Reach? by Adam Sherk on January 26, 2010 So the Indianapolis Colts and New Orleans Saints will meet in Miami for Super Bowl XLIV. But I’m here to look at what really matters – which team has more reach via social media? Now we all know that social media isn’t a numbers game – it’s not just about reach, it’s about making the most of your connections.

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10 Words And Phrases Social Media Pros Should Help Their Clients Understand

SocMed Sean

Speaking social can sometimes be tough, especially with clients who haven’t yet engaged in social media or sometimes just “don’t get it” Even those clients who do understand and engage in the social space are sometime confused about the use of specific terms and jargon that social media pros use. Below is a list of 10 terms that I think social media pros use or focus on that sometimes confuse our clients. Social can do both.

Can Publicly-Traded Social Media Companies Survive?

SocMed Sean

Social media companies, like Facebook, who choose to trade on the exchanges are going to have to walk a fine line between serving their members and their shareholders. Heck, Bono was a huge pre-IPO investor in Facebook but still isn’t an active participant in the social space. As a social network, LinkedIn focuses on the business of business. Basically, if Facebook sees ad networks as their golden ticket to monetization, they’re sadly mistaken.

Weekly Roundup: Unsung Heroes

Waxing UnLyrical

Why: Jen is one of the finest people it’s been my privilege to meet through social media. Social media as the new support group? Why: it touched me deeply that Chuck (who has also appeared on #measurePR ) would share something so personal, and acknowledge at the same time how critical social networks can be as support systems. She’s another quite amazing person I’ve been lucky to meet, first through Twitter and then IRL.

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Are Blog Comments Dead? | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Are Blog Comments Dead? Written on July 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in blog , community , facebook , interactions , social media , twitter 23 Comments - Leave a comment! As engagement and sharing on Twitter, Facebook and other social tools continues to increase, many bloggers are noticing a sharp decrease in comments on their blogs. I look forward to meeting you in person.

Five Productivity Tools for PR Pros

Waxing UnLyrical

Creative Commons To Love Yet Not OK. When people use it instead of email to schedule meetings, it really saves time. Plaxo: contacts, calendar and e-cards As a social network, I think Plaxo is pretty dismal, no matter how much it tries to Face-Twit-book-terify itself. I use them all the time to schedule and send mostly birthday greetings to my friends, family and business contacts, which is another way of networking with a twist.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Yosemite

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. 19 Unexpected Sources of Inspiration – Whether you need to boost your creativity, learn something new, or just smile, here’s what we’ve been sharing with each other lately to inspire us to push ourselves. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: solid, successful SEO and social strategies take time.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Microcontent, Social Software. I offered a model of an environment with six channels for: authoring, syndicating information, communication, collaboration and networking, researching, and evaluation. Nice to meet you here and thank you for this comment! I still need to work on linking to other social networks and to openID. Bulgarian Social Networks. Special Track on Knowledge Sharing using Social Me. How do social networks benefit us?

Micro Persuasion: Three Little Tips for Capturing Info Bits Quickly

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Btw, it was great meeting you ip at the social media immersion. Social Commerce. Social Networking. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 Micro Persuasion. Steve Rubel explores the impact of digital trends on business, culture, media and marketing. « Measure Traffic with the Google Web Site Trends Bookmarklet | Main. links for 2008-06-22 » Saturday, June 21, 2008.

The information processing view of humanity

Trends in the Living Networks

Future Exploration Network. « Keynote: building the networked professional firm | Main | Mobile social networking, meaning virtual networks bringing people physically together, will inevitably be a pervasive application » The information processing view of humanity. The trip was centered on speaking, client work, and meetings to prepare for the Future of Media Summit 2008. Certainly the new array of social media and Web 2.0

The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The same thing can happen in meetings and as part of daily work. If you see social media as primarily a more simple and efficient way for the usual experts to be able to share their opinions and content, then youre missing the point of the revolution. One of the big questions Im frequently asked about using social media is whether or not the tools "work." software that links to networking site (e.g. The Social Media Game--Remixed and Some Comments.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Covering social media business strategy and personal power. 100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media. A really nice layout doesn’t have to cost a lot, but shows you’re more than a social media dabbler. Passports are accounts on other social networks and social media platforms. Twitter.com is a must if you have a social media audience. account for social bookmarking. Get a LinkedIn account for your professional network.

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The Ultimate List of Social Media Definitions You Need to Know

Hootsuite

Social media is a constantly evolving field. It can be difficult to keep up with all the new social media definitions that seem to emerge almost every month. That’s why we’ve created this comprehensive glossary of social media terms. This social media glossary is a living document that will evolve as we add and subtract entries, expand our definitions, and provide more context for the most important social media terms. See Social media marketing.

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The Power of a Note

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking The Power of a Note Written on August 8, 2009 by Justin Levy in communications , customer service , interaction , loyalty , presidentobama , social media , video , zappos 35 Comments - Leave a comment! But, what I’m referring to is not writing memos, or publishing newspaper articles, capturing notes during a meeting or anything like that.

30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources

Webbiquity SMM

Despite the occasional “death of blogging” pronouncements (often made, ironically, in blog posts), blogs remain the core of a robust social media strategy. Particularly with Google’s emphasis in its recent Panda and Penguin algorithm updates on content that is fresh, compelling, unique, social, and naturally linked to, blogs have become even more essential to SEO strategies. 5 Tips to Becoming a Top Blog in Your Industry by Social Media Examiner.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Google , Industry News , Internet , Interviews , Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media , Viral Marketing , Web Design > Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 by Tamar Weinberg on January 5, 2010 Share It’s my birthday! The article has examples of how social media worked too.

The ProBlogger Top 20 of 2012

ProBlogger

Image courtesy Lore & Guille, licensed under Creative Commons So to help you out, I’ve compiled this list of our 20 most popular articles from 2012. We do try to cover a range of topics on the blog, and meet the needs of bloggers at all stages of the blogging journey. We’ve all heard social media advisors tell us to target the influencers if we want to have an impact on social media. 15 Social Media Mistakes That Are Strangling Your Success.

The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Yet with social media, there’s a perception that it’s easy to score freebies. Social media has introduced incentives to the online space, encouraging others to connect with your business. And unfortunately, social media is at fault for breeding this mentality and causing it to spread. After all, hourly consulting fees are typically much more costly than a “free lunch&# plus the travel time it took to meet up.

Musical serendipity in a digital world….

The Way of the Web

Adam’s experience is that record and book shops provide an element of serendipity missing in online retailers, and this is also a familiar comment on news services, and information via social networks which connect you with friends likely to share your world view. Plus, despite it’s abject failure as a social network, Myspace is still pretty useful for finding a huge number of bands.

Confessions of a CKO: What I Should Have Done

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I have already written about where I think KM is headed: From content to connectivity , with social networking applications and expertise-finding and community-building processes taking over in priority from the populating and management of massive, just-in-case, context free repositories of documents, and From corporate content management to personal. Creative Works. PKM: A Spec for Social Networking & Personal Content Management. Creative Works.

Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account by Tamar Weinberg on February 16, 2010 Share As we know, Twitter is an incredibly powerful platform and enables businesses and individuals to build strong relationships with customers and peers. A good marketer knows that marketing outside your network is important.

What has Social Media Network done to us

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. About Me - Social Media Network Online Contact Me - Social Media Network Online Your Contribution To This Blog - Social Media Netw. What People Have To Say About Pervara - Social Med. And so I lead my life on the Social Media Network Online. It is definitely good that Social Media Net.

Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center

Buzz Marketing for Technology

« NBA Launches Social Network | Main. I always thought Gmail had a lot more potential than meets the eye but have not spent the time on this yet. For the social element of the site, people can leave comments on any public clipmark as well as Pop them, allowing other users to easily view whats been popped and how much (btw, you cant pop your own clipmarks). Social Commerce. Social Networking. Micro Persuasion.

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? What skills, though, do successful social media marketers have that put these individuals above the average (or addicted) social media user, and better yet, above the traditional marketer?

Jumping Over a Mountain | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Covering social media business strategy and personal power. I believe working remotely will become the rule, not the exception, and that we’ll replace some portion of office-meeting time with video now that it’s free-to-cheap. The devices will also make meet ups more efficient, fun and productive. Keep the people that naturally influence their social groups happy and they will keep the “good buzz&# going. All contents Creative Commons licensed.

Top 1000 Favorite Blogging Links of 2008

Koka Sexton

I have been using StumbleUpon as my social bookmarking tool this year and I wanted to share with you all of my favorite links from the past year broken into categories. AncientWarfareAtlasIndex The online image editor pixlr Social Networking/Marketing from a Rookie’s Point of View. Twitter Gets Help from Bezos 5 Tips To Recharge Your Body And Mind Overnight | Rock Your Day The Knowledge Network for Thought Leaders on Business Strategy, Innovation and Futures.

Top 1000 Favorite Blogging Links of 2008 - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

I have been using StumbleUpon as my social bookmarking tool this year and I wanted to share with you all of my favorite links from the past year broken into categories. AncientWarfareAtlasIndex The online image editor pixlr Social Networking/Marketing from a Rookie’s Point of View. Twitter Gets Help from Bezos 5 Tips To Recharge Your Body And Mind Overnight | Rock Your Day The Knowledge Network for Thought Leaders on Business Strategy, Innovation and Futures.