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Why Nobody Should Buy Digg ?» Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Yesterday, Brian Clark over at Copyblogger wrote that Digg is dead. You know, for awhile, I was giving Digg the benefit of the doubt. Of course, when it came to the bury brigade , Digg never acknowledged those emails, neither by stating that there was a bury brigade or not.

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Social Networks: Winners and Losers [Infographic]

Pamorama

the big kid on the social media block is Facebook. Some Takeaways: Facebook is more popular among women. Reddit and Digg are more popular among men. Tumblr is the fastest-growing platform, while MySpace is declining the most rapidly. Here in the U.S.,

The Rise of Reddit: 4chan and Digg Get the Credit While Reddit Booms

www.theawl.com

"Everyone" uses Facebook and Twitter, and everyone "gets" Gawker and the Huffington Post, but fewer understand what's going on at Fark, Digg, 4chan, Something Awful and Reddit. So far, Digg and 4chan have gotten most of the attention.

The Social Media Landscape [Infographic]

Pamorama

Here are the best tools for attaining each of the four main goals of any online campaign: Customer communication: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr. Brand Exposure: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Digg, Tumblr. Traffic to site: Digg, StumbleUpon.

Social Tip: Organizing Photos In The New Facebook Timeline

SocMed Sean

With the rollout of the new Facebook timeline to most users, there has been a lot of confusion about how you used to do things in Facebook and how you do them now. In the past, I would go into Facebook and edit the photo and choose which folder I want the photo to live in going forward.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Marketers love Facebook. The best place you can place your brand on Facebook is through a Facebook Page (that’s with a capital “P&# , not to be confused with your personal Profile). Facebook has also enabled the use of a subset of FBML in the Static FBML application.

Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity SMM

71% of companies now have a presence on Facebook. Dan Nelms dives into a Comscore report which found that although Facebook engagement is increasing (the average time spent on the site per user per month increased from 4.6 hours, on facebook it’s 3.2 ” Facebook Stats.

Social Media Comic – Why Don’t Our Customers Like Our Facebook Page?

SocMed Sean

If your customers don’t like your product, opening up a Facebook page and/or a Twitter account is an invitation for them to tell you (and the rest of the world) about everything that they don’t like about your company, products, and services. Share this on Facebook Tweet This!

Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As Digg becomes more of a social network and less of a social news network (or a hybrid that incorporates both elements), it has a lot of obstacles it needs to face. My current Digg settings prohibit anyone from seeing my Digg shouts.

Newsweek on Tumblr: Good Effort, Needs More Engagement

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Newsweek on Tumblr: Good Effort, Needs More Engagement by Adam Sherk on January 6, 2010 Awareness of Newsweek’s Tumblr site has been increasing of late. Facebook Pages: Which News Sites Get the Most Engagement?

Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Is Most Important Social Network for B2B Marketers, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 955 million active users. Tumblr: 69 million blogs. via Tumblr. Facebook followed with 19%, Twitter with 16%. However, when asked which channels they use most often, B2B marketers named LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter almost equally.

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How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

That doesn’t typically fly elsewhere (Facebook will kill the account), but Times Square on Friendster required 2 accounts at the time because I maxed out on the initial 500 person limit. The High Point: Facebook In 2004, I joined Facebook and my behavior changed drastically.

Think Twice About Automating Your Social Media Efforts

SocMed Sean

–Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us Digg this! Blogs Facebook Featured Humor LinkedIn People Social Twitter Workplace YouTube best practices cartoon social media social networking strategy tips

[Infographic] Are We Obsessed With Facebook?

SocMed Sean

A while back, I wrote a blog post asking the question “ Is Facebook More Important To Us Than Food? Add to that the fact that Facebook is eating into other quality time like sleeping and work, and Facebook has become a serious distraction in our lives. Digg this!

Why Social Media Is So Important for Your Business in 2014

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Check out this infographic from Digital Insights on social media facts, figures and statistics from 2013: Facebook is still the leading social media network and continues to grow. Here are the latest facts and figures : Facebook now has 1.26 Facebook averages 1.23

A Review of the New Digg Images and Universal Taxonomy.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

And while you’ve all come to expect my rants about Digg , I simply cannot deliver that this time around. In fact, the new Digg pictures launch has been bunched up with other great features that I’m quite happy about. So, Digg, nice work this time.

Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson Respond to Digg Complaints

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

An emergency Drill Down episode was held where numerous Digg users, including regular hosts Andy ( MrBabyman ), Reg ( zaibatsu ), and Muhammad ( msaleem ) spoke with other Digg users, including David Cohn ( DigiDave ), Karim ( supernova17 ), JD Rucker ( oboy ), and Jay Fowler ( SilentJay74 ).

Kevin Rose is Digg's Biggest Hypocrite » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite by Tamar Weinberg on November 7, 2007 Share You know what I find funny?

Bloggers: Would You Rather Be First Or Right?

SocMed Sean

–Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us Digg this! Blogs Facebook Social Media Twitter best practices blog facebook social media social networking tips Web Content Management

Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In the past few weeks, however, even Digg’s other top users are seeing that Digg is becoming more difficult of a social news site to enjoy, and after stepping away from Digg for awhile, I have some thoughts and reflections on how it was and possibly how it should be. Let me start off by saying that I am still a top Digg user (#42) even though I haven’t submitted in 3 months. I may even actually return to Digg to submit stories again.

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50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013

Pamorama

BlitzMetrics ($) | Social media dashboards for your brand that monitor content across Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Tumblr, and more. Facebook Insights (Free) | Facebook’s built-in tool provides Facebook Page owners with metrics around their content.

10 Questions You Should Ask Your Social Media “Expert”, “Guru” or “Wizard”

SocMed Sean

Believe it or not, online social networking didn’t start with Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. IMHO, they should be able to give you insight on the way your competitors are using the major social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube. Digg this!

Facebook Brings Ads To Your Timeline – Whether You Like It Or Not

SocMed Sean

Apparently Facebook isn’t satisfied with targeting advertisements to you in the right-rail of the Facebook user experience. Obviously, Facebook has to make money. Will the addition of ads to your Facebook timeline change your Facebook habits? Digg this!

23 Reactions to the New Digg, and It's Not Good » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Since the Digg submission of my story was already buried , I sincerely hope that Digg listens to what their community members have to say. By trying to make Digg more social, it really became less social. Michael via Twitter ) [Today is] the day that Digg died. Digg 3.0

Dear Facebook Friends, You're Doing it Wrong

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook, originally known as thefacebook.com, was a service that connected college students to their classmates and to friends in other universities. If you do so on Facebook, your account will likely be terminated especially if Facebook receives reports of misrepresentation.

3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook Likes and Shares

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! If the user is already logged into Facebook, this is a one-click process. Dont Drink and Facebook: New Plugin.

Digg vs. Reddit: Reddit's Staff is Better » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Opinion , Social Media > Where Digg Fails, Reddit Succeeds Where Digg Fails, Reddit Succeeds by Tamar Weinberg on September 25, 2007 Share A few weeks ago, the Bounty Fishing blog came out with an excellent and well-thought-out blog post about 27 Aquatic Lifeforms You Never Caught While Fishing. First of all, Digg is slow. I mean the digg comment system is broke.

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

SocMed Sean

–Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us Digg this! Blogs Facebook Featured Google+ Humor LinkedIn People Social Media Twitter best practices discussion forum social media social networking tips YouTube

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Aggregate your online activity using Tumblr [Tutorial]

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Subscribe to 8824 RSS Subscribers 321 Aggregate your online activity using Tumblr [Tutorial] October 19, 2008 | In Tutorials , WebApp | View Comments Friendfeed is a great site. Tumblr is the answer.   To aggregate your activities you will need to use RSS import function in Tumblr.

How to Get Your Profile and Data Completely Disconnected from Klout

Unspoken

FACEBOOK. Login your Facebook account, select account settings, apllication (left side in menu) find Klout application —> Edit —> Remove Application. TUMBLR. Digg Digg. LATES UPDATE.

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2011 Round-Up Of My Social Media Cartoons And Comics

SocMed Sean

Why Don’t Our Customers Like Our Facebook Page? Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us Digg this! 2011 was a great year for my blog and I appreciate everyone who stopped by to check it out.

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10 Tips For Taking A Vacation From Social Media

SocMed Sean

Believe me, it’s difficult to resist the temptation to check your Facebook feed, especially when you have your phone out to search Google Maps for the closest coffee shop. It was easier to snap a shot with my phone and then upload it to Facebook to share with my friends and family.

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3 Reasons Why Pinterest May Succeed Where Google+ Has Failed

SocMed Sean

With a limited number of hours in the day , could Pinterest actually draw users away from other social networks like Facebook and Twitter? If you look at the core functionality of Google+ (status updates and making/grouping connections), it’s not that different that Facebook and Twitter.

The Secret Formula To Social Media Success (shhh…don’t tell)

SocMed Sean

Start a Facebook page just so “we can have a Facebook page. Ma = Marketing – DON’T look at social channels like Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube as sales channels. –Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Digg this!

Sex, Drugs, and Social Media – A Guest Post About Talking With Your Kids

SocMed Sean

Click here to check out my guest blog post on talking with your kids about Facebook, Twitter, and other social media channels Thanks for checking out the post and extra special thanks if you leave a comment and share your experiences. –Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This!

Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic

SocMed Sean

Remember, the more you clean up those old posts the more they will pay you back with increased search engine traffic or organic traffic from social networks like Twitter and Facebook. –Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Digg this!

Why Alps Bethneck is 5 Years Old

Ari Herzog

2007: Facebook. A story I posted on Digg in 2005 crashed the “interesting” get-paid-for content site I was briefly testing. I am ready to do the Tumblr thing. Even if Facebook et al. This is a guest blog post by Stephen Black. This is his story. 2005: Flickr.

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

SocMed Sean

Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us Digg this! I am a sucker for a challenge…almost to a fault. I just can’t walk away from a good opportunity to wrap my brain around a problem.

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Your Blog Stinks! You Should Quit!

SocMed Sean

You should spend as much time building your Twitter , LinkedIn , and Facebook networks as you do writing your blog posts. –Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us Digg this!

Pinterest Revises Their Terms Of Use…But Are The Changes Enough?

SocMed Sean

–Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us Digg this! I have had a LOT of feedback about my article about why I deleted by pinboards because of Pinterest’s Terms of Use.

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