How the 'traditional' world punishes social networking

The Way of the Web

But all of these might appear to be isolated cases against individuals or small groups – and some might argue that publishing anything remotely contraversial is foolish, even in jest, on a public platform, whatever your privacy settings – and events like this one don’t help.

Are You A Blogging Addict? Take This Test To See!

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NOTE : I originally published this post back in 2010 and the response was amazing! If you have ever published a blog post from the toilet, you are well on your way to being classified as a blogging addict.

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Herding Comments In The Digital Wind

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Here''s a truth: I truly miss the power of the community in social media. I went through this exact same issue for months on end, and we wound up ditching our original comment system to bring in Disqus. Even if you''re on all of the popular online social networks, it''s hard to be active on all of them at the same time and to be engaged with an audience in real-time. disqus. online publishing. online social network. publishing.

Consumers pay less, and publishers starting to diversify?

The Way of the Web

→ Consumers pay less, and publishers starting to diversify? publisher Hearst to acquire a different type of business. Most of the discussion so far has been around Hearst bringing search engine marketing in-house, along with social media marketing, measurement and analytics.

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same Mon, Apr 27, 2009 Government 2.0 I’m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0

Social Media Trends in 2010

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Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Thoughts on Social Media Trends in 2010 by cinta5 on November 4, 2009 David Armano of HarvardBusiness.org published on Monday what he believes to be the social media trends in 2010.

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10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking 10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media Written on July 14, 2009 by Justin Levy in charity , mashable , social media 3 Comments - Leave a comment!

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Social network connectivity is becoming the post-modern email newsletter. This puts significant pressure on email to be more relevant, because most of what would be contained in an email newsletter or special offer now happens faster and more personally within Facebook, Twitter or other social outposts. Because the real advantage email has over social is data. Will you spend some time thinking about how to integrate your social messaging, not building a throne for it?

Creating Passionate Customers: Brand Evangelism and What it Means.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With permission, I am publishing the unedited version here. But with social media marketing, it doesn’t have to be. The only investment in the act of marketing on the social web is time and energy. Thankfully, you don’t have to go at social media marketing alone.

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Social Media an extension of the Brand Personality

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.

The Social Media Strategist

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.

The Nightmare Public Relations Professional and How to Stop Him

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Brian Solis and Deirdre Breakenridge just published an excellent book, Putting the Public Back in Public Relations. A few months ago, Brian Solis talked about an off-topic pitch about a social network for plants. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

It includes a dozen letters written to C-level executives (in general) about what they need to do to take social media to the next level. I don’t want to poach or poorly paraphrase anyone else’s content, so here’s what I wrote in Letters to the C-Suite: To The Executive Team: I realize everyone is telling you social media is a unicorn, but maybe it’s just a horse? Maybe social media isn’t the new television, but rather the new telephone and CRM?

Twitter Tales – A Bunch of Twitter Cases

Mindjumpers

Technology equipped riders could send an email from their phone or computer with a 140 character update in their subject line that would be published on the account.

Twitter Tales – A Bunch of Twitter Cases

Mindjumpers

Technology equipped riders could send an email from their phone or computer with a 140 character update in their subject line that would be published on the account.

Does Your Blog Have a Long Tail | Blogging and Content Creation.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Does Your Blog Have a Long Tail April 20th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Most smart bloggers try to focus on a few, key search terms in their blog content.

The Most Badass YouTube Video Ever?

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Flowtown – an Interesting Social Marketing Tool Urban Outfitters Likes Facebook » The Most Badass YouTube Video Ever?

Content farms will eat themselves

The Way of the Web

Essentially they’re creating content to respond to popular search queries to arbitrage advertising revenue (sold direct or via networks such as Google’s Adsense). Advertising – Ad networks, affiliate deals, and particularly advertising linked closely to search works, such as Google Adwords.

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!

What To Include In a Social Media Policy

Mindjumpers

Follow George on Twitter @GeorgieC and catch her own social media thoughts at: What’s a Girl to Do? N ot one for the bottom drawer Remember that you want your policy to empower the reader to embrace social media rather than scare them off. What To Include In a Social Media Policy [.]

The Social Media Policy – not just for the big players

Mindjumpers

Follow George on Twitter @GeorgieC and catch her own social media thoughts at: What’s a Girl to Do? N ot one for the bottom drawer Remember that you want your policy to empower the reader to embrace social media rather than scare them off. What To Include In a Social Media Policy [.]

The Social Media Policy – not just for the big players

Mindjumpers

Follow George on Twitter @GeorgieC and catch her own social media thoughts at: What’s a Girl to Do? So you are getting excited about your social media strategy, you have your creative execution standing by and are ready to start counting fans and followers.

An Interactive YouTube Adventure

Mindjumpers

YouTube has been a great place to publish fun ad videos in the hope that they will go viral. The participation is a two-way communication, which also is the beauty of social media. To have a video become viral is hard – social media marketing has risen the level of creativity.

What You Can Learn About Social Media Marketing from TLC

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

However, the lack of follow-through was unsettling enough that I am publishing this post. The first week of September was difficult for American cable network TLC. TLC made many missteps when it came to their social media marketing efforts. It’s social media.

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How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding by Tamar Weinberg on April 1, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Dan Schawbe l.

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Why Livefyre Is The Best Blog Comment System Evah

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If you publish a blog, there are three things I want to tell you today. In a nutshell, what Livefyre does is integrate the two social networks most of us use (and when I say “us,&# I mean people like you and me, who are online quite a bit) into its platform.

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Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Facebook Marketing: Now Available! Written on June 24, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , books , facebook 32 Comments - Leave a comment!

A Commenting System to Rule them All: Why Choosing the Right Comment System can Make or Break your Blog

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Although we often take comments for granted as a feature that is generally present at the bottom of most articles and blog posts, considering what a powerful tool it is for UGC ( User Generated Content ), it’s important for online publishers, community managers and everyone else to invest in the right comment system to maximize its full potential. Disqus. Online publishers are getting in on the action as well by transporting their comments onto the. Disqus platform.

Is Amazon reading this blog?

The Way of the Web

It makes total sense for Amazon to use the same model which has served them well to build the retail business – leverage a long tail of website publishers and social network users who can be rewarded in a small financial way if their recommendations result in sales.

The Joint Chiefs of Staff 2010 Social Media Strategy | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking The Joint Chiefs of Staff 2010 Social Media Strategy Written on May 10, 2010 by Justin Levy in military , social media , social media strategy 16 Comments - Leave a comment!

How I Increased My Twitter Following by 45% In One Week

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / How I Increased My Twitter Following by 45% In One Week | Subcribe via RSS How I Increased My Twitter Following by 45% In One Week September 30th, 2009 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share I’ve been fascinated by the art and science of building a relevant network of Twitter followers in the past few months.

Stocktwits gets funding, Bit.ly get's safer, Cli.gs gets bought

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← The two digital publishing models of the near future Hi Newspapers – can I join the party? has been bought by social bookmarking site Mr Wong. Tags: Uncategorized blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Analysis of The Top 10 Twitter Users and What We Can Learn From Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Twitter is one of the largest social networking sites, featuring users from various walks of lives. It is very clear that you can’t automate social media. Your Status Matters Twitter is not just any kind of social networking site.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is no less true for the world of social networks. Networks like Digg, FriendFeed, and Facebook are seeing huge growths in value, but the little guys, the ones actually providing the meat and potatoes for those operations, rarely see a nickel.

Managing Your Time While Managing Your Social Media | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Managing Your Time While Managing Your Social Media Fri, Jun 18, 2010 Prof. I’m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0

7 Traits of Highly Effective Viral Videos

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Videos that have a completely unplanned “wow&# element to them definitely travel far in social circles. Fede Alvarez published a small film to YouTube a few weeks ago, and it landed him a $30 million movie deal. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

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How You Can Benefit from Real Time Search » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In addition to Twitter, there are a slew of other social networks which enable users to post status updates, links, and information daily. As Seen In… Social Media Backtype Brightkite Business Exchange DailyBooth del.icio.us Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Don’t wait until you need a story published, or until you want to be used as a source. Look at Boring Stats — and Make Them Interesting This has a little to do with the Social Media platforms, but mostly with analytics. Social Media isn’t only Social Networks.

Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

They are interested in this new “social media” thing but haven’t actually dipped their proverbial toes in the social waters yet. However, the CEO read an article in Adage, and as a result, he wants to hit social ground running. Calling attention to social profiles?

Socialnomics Book Review | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Book Reviews , Social Media / Socialnomics Book Review | Subcribe via RSS Socialnomics Book Review August 30th, 2009 Posted in Book Reviews , Social Media Tweet Share I debated whether to post a book review as I experienced flashes of high school busy work, but Socialnomics is certainly relevant to my world, and I enjoyed it thoroughly. Related posts: Social Media Book Package Giveaway!

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What Chris Brogan and Gary Vaynerchuk Have in Common, and What You.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He is extremely devoted to empowering individuals and companies about marketing, networking, reciprocity, and social media. Publishing, consulting and regular life all kind of merge on the web and it is sometimes hard to know which hat you have on.

Small rivers of content for a new discovery system

The Way of the Web

So rather than manually creating your own blogroll, this acts like a distributed network of links, to which anyone can contribute. There’s also a bookmarklet to add content and sites easily, plus you can share via all the usual social networks.

How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Founded by four ex-Googlers, FriendFeed allows you to subscribe to your friends’ updates across 35 social networks and to stay up to date with the content they’re discovering and sharing across the web. Or you could be busy at work and avoiding social media altogether.

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