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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Dealing with Social Media Rejection | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Dealing with Social Media Rejection Written on October 31, 2009 by Justin Levy in relationships , social media 22 Comments - Leave a comment! Every social network has some type of “follow&# or “friend&# feature that allows you to build communities on those networks. Social networks don’t allow for this.

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An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex | Mindjumpers

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Watch out for Danish start-up – bringing you a social work platform What To Include In a Social Media Policy » An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex Posted by Sara Hansson Sep 3rd, 2010 Tweet YouTube advertising. Hunter Shoots a bear: Tipp Ex has created a fun and creative campaign on YouTube, where the user can influence what kind of video that will show depending on the words you type in.

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

SocMed Sean

There are 2 types of cat people in this world. Interestingly enough, there are also 2 types of bloggers. There’s nothing wrong with either type. Identifying Your Blogger Type. You have ever had a spirited argument over the merits of Disqus vs. Akismet to block comment spam. (1 Blogs Featured Humor People Social Media Tech content content management humor social social media social networking wordpress

Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time | Subcribe via RSS Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time September 7th, 2010 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share I have to admit, it took me awhile to actually spend any real time with the location based social networks. Today, I also learned of a new “trusted&# professional social network.

Social Media Insecurity: What to do When Online Activity Affects.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Internet , Social Media > Social Media Insecurity: What to do When Online Activity Affects Your Offline Relationships Social Media Insecurity: What to do When Online Activity Affects Your Offline Relationships by Tamar Weinberg on August 18, 2010 Share As social media enthusiasts, we often forget that we live in a different type of world than everyone else.

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? by Tamar Weinberg on December 19, 2007 Share How do you leverage different social networks? Allow me to explain: I first embraced social networking in the late 90s when I joined SixDegrees.com.

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 From entire conferences to unconferences to new government appointees to full-scale social networks , there’s no doubt that “Government 2.0″ I’m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0

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″

Newsflash: The world is constantly changing, so don't panic…

The Way of the Web

→ Newsflash: The world is constantly changing, so don’t panic… September 9th, 2010 · View Comments In the last week or so, you’d be forgiven for checking the sky to see if it’s falling, with breathless updates from everyone on Ping, the new ‘socialnetwork from Apple, and Google new Instant search in amongst the usual technology and social media news.

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 Information as Theater – The Power of Humanized Description April 27th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet I am typing this on a US Airways flight from St.

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

But those same companies need to leverage, not ignore, that insight available when fusing social media into the marketing mix they already have. People are the fuel behind social media, which is really just tools and tactics. Here is a quick list of reasons to get Market Research engaged early in order to give social media (People fueled) initiatives the best chances of long term success. Do they use social platforms and if so, how often and why?

How To Post Effectively on Facebook

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « In Time of Social Media Crisis – How Do You Respond? Other than that, not posting on weekends makes sense, as there is a difference between personal social interaction and social interaction for the sake of learning. Download the full report from Vitrue Similar Posts: How Users Engage With Advertising on Facebook Facebook Introduces Location Service: Places Social Media Is Like Risotto!

Feature Friday: How to Choose the Best Comment System for Your Blog

Ari Herzog

While many bloggers prefer to stick with their native comments system, whether it’s WordPress, Blogger or any other of the popular platforms, others are preferring to use third-party systems like Disqus , IntenseDebate and Livefyre , amongst others. Having used pretty much every third-party comment system at some stage – Disqus, IntenseDebate, Livefyre and Echo – I’ve had the opportunity to see firsthand why they’re so popular. image: ilmungo.

7 Steps Towards A Successful Twitter Account For Businesses

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Why Zappos.com Stands Out As a Best Practice Old Spice: Successful Social Media Campaign » 7 Steps Towards A Successful Twitter Account For Businesses Posted by Tehneyat Waseem Jul 15th, 2010 Tweet www.howcast.com is a great site to figure out how to do things. Build relationships: give a feeling Yes, do what you came here for: to network.

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.

Creating Great-Performing Social Media Content - Tips for Share-Friendly Posts

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Creating Great-Performing Social Media Content - Tips for Share-Friendly Posts. Creating content for social media can be tough. Sometimes, you have to share other types of things, like content from your website. If you've been social media marketing for a while, you know that, usually, those posts get lower engagement than straight visual posts. Luckily, there are things you can do to make your content shares more social media friendly.

The (R)evolution of Social Media Bloggers

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « How Users Engage With Advertising on Facebook The New Twitter » The (R)evolution of Social Media Bloggers Posted by Tehneyat Waseem Sep 15th, 2010 Tweet The greatest thing about online media is that it is out of control. What makes social media bloggers unique compared to all other online information is their voice.

Defining a Strategy To Use Content In B2B Marketing

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Improve Organizational Efficiency via Social Media-Part II Roskilde Festival is on Foursquare » Defining a Strategy To Use Content In B2B Marketing Posted by admin Jul 1st, 2010 Tweet Mindjumpers collaborates with bloggers associated with the Social Marketing Forum.

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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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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! This book is not just a Facebook-is-cool-and-you-should-join type book. It gives you the ammunition you need to convince your boss, your board, your IT team, or your employees why they should be investing time and money on “just another social network.&# Keep typing away!

Why Livefyre Is The Best Blog Comment System Evah

Waxing UnLyrical

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. So, for example, if I’m commenting over at Gini’s place , or Joe Hackman’s place , and I think of someone with whom I had a similar conversation, or who would be interested in participating in this one, I simply type an @ into my comment.

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Twitter Etiquette: Should You Follow Everyone That Follows You.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / Twitter Etiquette: Should You Follow Everyone That Follows You? August 26th, 2009 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share In an earlier post, I talked about the idea of quality vs. quantity when it comes to building out your Twitter following. What’s more important to me, is building up a large, relevant network of individuals that are interested in what I have to say.

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.

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? You know, Facebook actually prohibits these types of accounts in their Terms of Service , but Facebook’s staff doesn’t actually act upon these infractions, apparently. It helped that Facebook became an open network that invited everyone in. Let’s look at the industry and social media subcategories.

11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Internet , Marketing > 11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands 11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands by Tamar Weinberg on October 7, 2010 Share This is a guest post from James Adams. Social Media Advertising Building your personal brand is about interacting with others and establishing your credentials.

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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.

10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Learning is key – By having many minds contribute to the final goal, people can learn from one another on other ways to do the same type of work. There have also been doctors that have used social networking tools, like Twitter, during surgery. Here are ten social media tools that can aid you with crowdsourcing: Twitter It is already being used for many crowdsourcing efforts. It also allows you to share your bookmarks on other social networking sites.

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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Google Wave fails to cause a splash

The Way of the Web

The central parts of the code, as well as the protocols that have driven many of Wave’s innovations, like drag-and-drop and character-by-character live typing, are already available as open source, so customers and partners can continue the innovation we began. The curious thing is that Google is building a legacy of projects which attempt to utilise social tools, but then end up losing dedicated effort or closing. blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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. Development , Social Media Thanks to Katie Mercado , I had the opportunity to give a presentation on time management and social media at today’s 33rd Annual PRSA Maryland Chesapeake Conference. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Internet , Marketing > How You Can Benefit from Real Time Search How You Can Benefit from Real Time Search by Tamar Weinberg on April 22, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Evan Britton, founder of Sency. In addition to Twitter, there are a slew of other social networks which enable users to post status updates, links, and information daily.

Creating Passionate Customers: Brand Evangelism and What it Means.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Creating Passionate Customers: Brand Evangelism and What it Means to Your Business Creating Passionate Customers: Brand Evangelism and What it Means to Your Business by Tamar Weinberg on August 26, 2009 Share Last week, I wrote a piece on brand building for Forbes.com. But with social media marketing, it doesn’t have to be.

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Five Benefits to Using Twitter Â? Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Marketing , Social Media > The Many Uses of Twitter The Many Uses of Twitter by Tamar Weinberg on June 15, 2007 Share As I promised in my earlier thread , besides answering the typical question, “What are you doing?&# , Twitter has many additional uses. As I said earlier, it’s an extremely targeted type of marketing and people specifically seek it out.

Influence and Empire Avenue

The Way of the Web

Empire Avenue is a particularly different approach in that it mixes the financial market of stocks and shares, social gaming and networking, and peer review and influence into one big pot. I signed up a while ago, and the premise behind the social gaming element is a logical one. Inbound links to blogs are counted by Google, but the rise of social networks means some highly influential people don’t have their own online presence with trackable linking.

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. Depending on what type of page you are creating (for a business, publication, celebrity, etc.)

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Dear Facebook Friends, You're Doing it Wrong

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Dear Facebook Friends, You’re Doing it Wrong Dear Facebook Friends, You’re Doing it Wrong by Tamar Weinberg on June 23, 2010 Share Unless you’ve gone to a college in the last 10-15 years (and only when the book existed), you may not even know where the name Facebook came from. (In It’s how social networks are intended to be used.

Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over by Tamar Weinberg on May 12, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Hugo Guzman. They are interested in this new “social media” thing but haven’t actually dipped their proverbial toes in the social waters yet.

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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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on March 17, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Itamar Kestenbaum. Social Media isn’t only Social Networks. A community manager builds an network and influences.