Social Network Quality vs. Quantity: What's More Important.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / Social Network Quality vs. Quantity: What’s More Important? Subcribe via RSS Social Network Quality vs. Quantity: What’s More Important? August 9th, 2009 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share When I peruse the different Twitter followers and followees I often get Twitter envy when I stumble across some users with a large follower base.

Every Social Network is Different: Here's What You Need to Know

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you use Twitter regularly, you’d see that it wins as a social news site that provides instantaneous news — at least of that caliber. The story announcing Heath Ledger’s death was made popular with 13 minutes of submission to the social news site.

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

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You have ever had a spirited argument over the merits of Disqus vs. Akismet to block comment spam. (1 People know you and have referred to you by your blog name. NOTE : I originally published this post back in 2010 and the response was amazing!

7 Important Steps to Great Business Communication

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Here, I’m referring to communicating to an audience whether it’s by e-mail, a presentation etc.

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. I’ve spent seventeen years in the social space.

Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

but I was an early adopter of social networks from when I first opened my 3.5″ On the other hand, my first ever interaction on AOL was with someone who was separated from my social network by only one degree. My first socialnetwork&# was also on AOL.

My thoughts on Facebook’s commenting system

The Way of the Web

You may want to keep Facebook personal, and use Twitter/LinkedIn/your blog or site as your professional reference. There are viable alternatives already out there – for instance Disqus, as used on this blog. community Digital Culture social networks culture facebook comments management moderationThere’s been a lot of debate around Facebook’s new commenting system, particularly due to the fact it is currently being tested on Techcrunch.

What You Can Learn From H&M's Use Of Social Media | Mindjumpers

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» What You Can Learn From H&M’s Use Of Social Media Posted by Sara Hansson Oct 1st, 2010 Tweet H&M is one of the businesses that has done some great work in using social media for marketing. Don’t forget that social media marketing is about making friends.

Understanding Word-of-Mouth Marketing: 5 Reasons Why People Share.

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Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. But with the arrival of digital channels and social media, word-of-mouth is increasingly used for marketing purposes. They like to contribute, in relationships as well as in social groups.

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What To Include In a Social Media Policy

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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

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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 [.]

Are You Missing Out On Opportunities To Connect With And Engage.

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The notion of ‘tribe’ is the predominant way to convey what social connectivity online is all about. We need to take a closer look at social connectivity and group belonging from the perspective of the individual. Some refer to this phenomenon as fluid identity.

Why Livefyre is Here and How It Helps You

Ari Herzog

You use social media websites to connect to people and build networks. What if you could comment on a blog article and integrate your feedback and insights with the people in your networks? Livefyre promotes commenting through social media.

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Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community.

Jason Yormark

I won’t dive into the tactics of how to use these tools in this post, but below I reference the ways any person or business can build a community on a limited budget. Step 1: Hit The Big Three (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) It’s no secret that social networking is all the rage, so it doesn’t take a genius to point out that you need to start there. You need to maximize your time, and focusing on these three networks first are your best bet. Social Network Platforms 1.

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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4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry | Mindjumpers

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One of the fashion industry’s greatest blogger is 13-year-old Tavi (who has already been to a number of the greatest fashion shows and is referred to as one in the “frontline of fashion&# ). Increase online traffic and sales How has social media changed the fashion industry?

Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > Want to Friend Me on Facebook? It helped that Facebook became an open network that invited everyone in. And yes, IRC does refer to Internet Relay Chat.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you look around the social web a lot like me, you will agree that most social media campaigns suck. Some people think social media is just fun. What do you think about using social media for business? Custom landing pages can increase your social media efforts.

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Marketing , Social Media > Social Media Strategy from A to Z Social Media Strategy from A to Z by Tamar Weinberg on May 28, 2010 Share Social media might be old.

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

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For reference, Bit.ly has been bought by social bookmarking site Mr Wong. Tags: Uncategorized blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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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Is Social Media Becoming Boring?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > Is Social Media Becoming Boring? Is Social Media Becoming Boring? For others, though, social media is old and is falling out of favor.

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. Susan Boyle’s video on YouTube didn’t make any money and when you refer to monetization, it’s hard to understand what you mean.

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The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may need a refresher course on social media etiquette — and perhaps real-life etiquette also. Here are some egregious sins that you must not perform on social media sites. Social news is about reciprocal relationships.

Do we get more than we give from the web?

The Way of the Web

They reference services such as Wikis, but what I can’t find in there is a reference to the value provided to companies by the content uploaded by consumers in the form of comments, reviews, articles etc, or from inbound links from sites created by consumers ( for example).

Building Trust: A Relationship is Not a Newsletter Opt-In

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Perhaps this individual lost sight that LinkedIn is a professional network and not a spam facilitator. In fact, the problem is expanding to all corners of the social media world. Know an “Expert&# from a Con-Man There are a lot of ethical social media enthusiasts in my midst.

Why I won't be signing up to Blippy…

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I’m also happy to share a lot of info on social networks, only drawing the line at things which reveal more about my family than they might wish. Tags: social networks blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It also reminds you that Facebook is one of their social destinations on the web, but that you might be interested in their YouTube page. Disclosure: I helped plant the social media seeds for rushIMPRINT.) Also if you are not doing social media right it can actually harm your business!

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3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With social media, an abundance of resources are at your fingertips. However, without a successful plan and any adequate preparation, your social media efforts will fail. Don’t make your social media efforts half-assed. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

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!

A Challenge to Government 2.0 Camp Attendees

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media A Challenge to Government 2.0 Camp, I want you to stop complaining about the policies or the skeptics or the lack of time that are stopping you from doing social media. Identify the biggest opponent to social media in your office and schedule regular meetings with them to discuss his/her rationale against social media.

Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In a nutshell, I focus on Twitter for mostly professional discussion (sharing social media news and information), whereas Plurk is a less rigid platform and feels a lot less formal to me. and social media sphere. If you want a more close knit type of social media, plurk, hands down.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

of articles on the topic of Internet Marketing, from SEO to social media to web usability and then some. I painstakingly go through these resources with the hopes that these posts will serve as references for you in years to come. The article has examples of how social media worked too.

7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing > 7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins 7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins by Tamar Weinberg on July 15, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Frank Lee.

11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social media? It’s why we can find social media blogs in the thousands. Brian Solis does this with regular status updates of everything in the social media marketing and PR universe. Face to face networking can help do that. Hoping to network with you offline soon!

Advice for a New Internet Marketer (or How to Spot Internet.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With Internet Marketing, there are many ways to go, from affiliate marketing to SEO to social media to email marketing. All social media etiquette rules were not heeded to. For me, that’s social media marketing. comprehensive social media marketing training there is.

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Tamar Weinberg is a Media Snacker » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The internet and technology ownership has changed everything: digital TV, mobile phones, iPods, weblogs, instant messaging, [and] social networking. But before I engaged in so many social media spheres, I certainly wasn’t as well-rounded as I was prior to my participation.

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Why Social Media is Scary | Social Media Strategery

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Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Social media is scary. The problem with this structure is that social media renders these traditional roles and responsibilities obsolete.

Blogging Etiquette in the Face of a PR Pitch: What Miss Blogging.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

They’re tasked with contacting bloggers about different initiatives, sending out story ideas and “press releases&# (hopefully with a social component, since those are preferred by many bloggers).

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

Convince & Convert

Also, at my social media speaking engagements hither and yon I’m often asked what tools I use. So, I took a personal inventory and created this overview of the 39 social media tools I use daily. Blog Comments (The blog is on WordPress) Disqus This is what I use to manage comments here at Convince & Convert. I’ve seen my average number of comments increase since I moved to Disqus. Mobile access to the social Web is a virtual requirement to do it well.

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?

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He is also the author of Trust Agents and Social Media 101. Danny is currently Chief Content Officer of Third Door Media which operates the Sphinn social news site and organizes the popular Search Marketing Expo conference series. Real life networking ultimately becomes key!

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

Convince & Convert

At one point we discussed headline writing and what draws clicks within the social media content universe. How to Create a Share of Voice Report Get Shorty – The Elevator Pitch is Dead Finding Your Mass Influencers Among Your Customers 4 Detective Tricks to Find Your Customers in Social Media Does Your Facebook Page Have a Pulse? Build Your Brand a Social Content Ladder in 5 Steps Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? (co-authored