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

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Opinion , Social Media > Every Social Network is Different: Here’s What You Need to Know Every Social Network is Different: Here’s What You Need to Know by Tamar Weinberg on January 25, 2008 Share Over at the Blog Herald , Chris Garrett says that Twitter is changing his news consumption habits.

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7 Important Steps to Great Business Communication

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « The Social Media Policy – not just for the big players Using Social Media Monitoring to Improve Your Search Engine Marketing Relevance » 7 Important Steps to Great Business Communication Posted by Marlene Friis Aug 26th, 2010 Tweet Because of my interest in business communication, I have made some research on some basic, but very important steps within the field.

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. Your friends are complaining that you’re not active enough on Steam, the Playstation Network, or XBox Live because your spending more time blogging and not enough time gaming. (1 Blogs Featured Humor People Social Media Tech content content management humor social social media social networking wordpress

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. If you want great beginner social media content behind a pay wall, check out Exploring Social Media , a project I am working on with Jason Falls and some other great minds.)

Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions by Tamar Weinberg on May 19, 2008 Share Many tech geeks will often say that their first forays into cyberspace began with a 300 baud modem and a BBS. but I was an early adopter of social networks from when I first opened my 3.5″

Viral Video Ad Update: Hip Hop Hamsters Closing In On Old Spice

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As my girlfriend said – “I love it babe – it’s a swagger wagon” referring to the viral ads for the Sienna series from Toyota. The hamsters turn the KIA Soul into a hipster car and as I said in the beginning of this short post, I thought it were so down and hot damn diggidy cool that we got our car replaced on that parking lot with a KIA Soul Similar Posts: Toyota Goes Viral With Hip Hop Family Car Old Spice: Successful Social Media Campaign Old Spice Spoof nails it!

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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. Not only do they arrange contests and events, they also import people’s outfits and blog posts that mention H&M to their so-called “ Social Media Room ”. Take advantage of other social media channels to let other people see what is written and shown about your business.

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

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « The Facts, The Stats And The Story About Youtube How To Align Social Media With Marketing Activities » Understanding Word-of-Mouth Marketing: 5 Reasons Why People Share brand Stories Posted by admin Jul 30th, 2010 Tweet This guest blog is written by J-P De Clerck , who is an experienced interactive marketing journalist and blogger. Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum.

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What To Include In a Social Media Policy

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex 5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Effort » What To Include In a Social Media Policy Posted by admin Sep 6th, 2010 Tweet Blog post written by Georgina Coates who is Social Media Manager at UK based, integrated communications agency Kindred. Do your employees have a basic understanding of what social media is?

The Social Media Policy – not just for the big players

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex 5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Effort » What To Include In a Social Media Policy Posted by admin Sep 6th, 2010 Tweet Blog post written by Georgina Coates who is Social Media Manager at UK based, integrated communications agency Kindred. Do your employees have a basic understanding of what social media is?

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.

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. Fluidity We all have multiple social identities – online as well as offline. Some refer to this phenomenon as fluid identity. The concept of fluidity, however, gives us a handle on the complexity of social connectivity online.

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? You were prevented from this sort of social conversational integration with the built-in WordPress commenting system that this blog employed since 2008. Many people availed themselves of the optional input of a Twitter name and many other people clicked your social links.

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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. Social media, on the other hand, allows you to connect directly with the audience you want to target, on common ground, and build relationships.

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4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry | Mindjumpers

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « 5 Popular Posts About Social Media 3 Infographics on Why You Should Use Social Networks as Marketing Tools » 4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry Posted by Sara Hansson Sep 10th, 2010 Tweet Fashion weeks have past by all over the world. Humanized brands Social media has given us the possibility to reach a much higher amount of people.

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? Despite the fact that Facebook has the most customizable privacy settings of all social networks (though we could argue with their effectiveness in a whole other post), people don’t like maintaining a “business&# identity on the same profile as their “personal&# (fun?)

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself by Tamar Weinberg on June 16, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Kwame Boame. If you look around the social web a lot like me, you will agree that most social media campaigns suck.

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. That’s why you need to paint a picture that’s more meaningful and encompasses what “social media&# as a label really is. Marketing Beyond the Social.

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

The Way of the Web

gets bought December 2nd, 2009 · View Comments The Twitter ecosystem is busy as always, so rather than try to write 20 posts to cover everything purely for SEO benefit, I thought I’d round up three things which stood out: Stocktwits has gained $3 million in another round of financing for the social and microblogging network for the stock market. For reference, Bit.ly has been bought by social bookmarking site Mr Wong.

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.

7 Traits of Highly Effective Viral Videos

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Viral Marketing > 7 Traits of Highly Effective Viral Videos 7 Traits of Highly Effective Viral Videos by Tamar Weinberg on January 28, 2010 Share In the past few years, video has come a long way. Videos that have a completely unplanned “wow&# element to them definitely travel far in social circles. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

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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? by Tamar Weinberg on April 14, 2010 Share For most, social media is new and fun. For others, though, social media is old and is falling out of favor. Social media experts are no longer social media experts. Social Media is a Trend Wait, what ?

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). I’ve also linked to them on social networks, and that traffic is monetisable. Tags: Digital Publishing · advertising blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In the post, I shared my don’ts of social networks, and to that point, I added the following rule for LinkedIn: Gathering all the email addresses of users you are connected to — even locating email addresses of LinkedIn Group managers — and utilizing this mailing list to promote your own company or service off-site. Perhaps this individual lost sight that LinkedIn is a professional network and not a spam facilitator. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

Why I won't be signing up to Blippy…

The Way of the Web

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. And if you’re unable to provide them, or in addition, they’ll ask for you to reference a couple of recent purchases… What does Blippy show? Tags: social networks blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing by Tamar Weinberg on May 5, 2010 Share As much as Facebook may not be kind to businesses , it’s still a tremendously valuable business tool. Disclosure: I helped plant the social media seeds for rushIMPRINT.)

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3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing , Social Media > 3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement 3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement by Tamar Weinberg on August 25, 2010 Share If you’re doing social media for your business, there’s nothing better than to do it right. With social media, an abundance of resources are at your fingertips.

Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Opinion , Social Media > Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League by Tamar Weinberg on June 30, 2008 Share Earlier this month, Plurk was discovered and has had social media addicts abuzz with the “new Twitter clone,&# especially as a result of Twitter downtime. and social media sphere.

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.

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.

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. Social media marketing, SEO, and forum marketing are the great ways to expand your market coverage. Keep in mind that in the social space, eye candy is critically important. I train on social media marketing and blogging.

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.

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

Why Customer Service Should Be in Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With social media — or quite frankly, the existence of the Internet, any misstep you make in your personal dealings with others can become public. Social media is social. Customer service is social, too. Since he was reasonably happy with the service provider, he referred it to his friend. We’re starting to use search — and social media — as our recommendation engines. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

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

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 11 Whys I’m a Social Media Addict September 2nd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Connectivity Social media brings me closer to people with whom I ordinarily would seldom interact.

11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing > 11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s 11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s by Tamar Weinberg on February 23, 2010 Share A few weeks ago, I posted about the seven characteristics of highly effective online video. Social media? It’s why we can find social media blogs in the thousands. Hoping to network with you offline soon!

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Internet , Marketing , Opinion , Search Engine Optimization > Advice for a New Internet Marketer (or How to Spot Internet Marketing Snake Oil) Advice for a New Internet Marketer (or How to Spot Internet Marketing Snake Oil) by Tamar Weinberg on March 10, 2010 Share I met her during my freshman year of college, though she was two years my senior. For me, that’s social media marketing.

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Tamar Weinberg is a Media Snacker » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Industry News , Internet , Personal , Social Media > Hi, My Name is Tamar, and I am a Media Snacker Hi, My Name is Tamar, and I am a Media Snacker by Tamar Weinberg on November 1, 2007 Share I’ve been tagged against my will by Jane and Jason in one of the latest memes: do you respect media snackers? Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

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