Mon.Mar 19, 2012

Facebook and Twitter Offer News Organizations Much More than Just News Delivery

Adam Sherk

The Pew Research Center’s The State of the News Media 2012 is out and the section on What Facebook and Twitter Mean for News makes for an interesting read.

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Recommended Books to Read

Puzzle Marketer

If you’re a leader that is constantly putting together all of the pieces to a marketing puzzle, chances are one of your mantra’s or beliefs in life is to never stop learning. You’re probably always keeping yourself up-to-date on the latest blogs, books, and magazines.

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My Blog Monetization Results

Jason Yormark

About a month ago I decided I wanted to test out ads on my blog to see what kind of return I would get by devoting some right sidebar space for a medium sized ad. I was a bit leery about the idea, but figured it was worth a shot seeing as my blog traffic had reached a point where I thought the return could be worth it. I decided to go with Social Spark (IZEA) since they offered a model that pays on impressions rather then click-throughs.

Mind: Blown! Technologies of the Future

SocialFish

I’m presenting Mind: Blown! Technologies of the Future today at the AE Institute conference for Realtor association executives.

Social Media Automation 101

A beginner's guide to social media automation tools and getting automation right.

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2012 Is The Year of Visual Communication

Mindjumpers

Tweet It’s a known fact that visual stimuli has a strong effect on humans, also compared to other kinds of stimuli such as reading or listening. Now, more than ever before, technology has made it easier to take part in visual storytelling with online communities.

Wanna Learn Facebook Development? Check Out My New Video Series

Stay N' Alive

Facebook application development isn't just a skill, and it's not just for developers either - it's a mindset and a culture that you have to understand to truly understand and implement its value.

Social Media Policy Should Not Be Driven by Corporate Counsel

Socialized

Subhead: Don't kill all the lawyers. Just leave them out of the social media review process. Todd Defren writes about the role of lawyers in enabling social media in the corporation. His headline, Kill All The Lawyers, takes the position "the bigger a brand is, the more it can and should

Four Areas that Digital Marketers Need to Continue to Focus On

Direct Marketing Observations

Should we be amazed anymore at how fast digital is moving? Honestly no. But what should we be thinking about as we watch it go by? When I was a kid and I would see a train go by, I always wanted to be on that train. I didn’t really care where it was going, I just wanted to be on it.

The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

54 Pearls of Marketing Wisdom from HubSpot

Webbiquity SMM

The inbound marketing experts at HubSpot along with Jeff Ente of Who’s Blogging What have just published an outstanding collection of social media insights, 54 Pearls of Marketing Wisdom by “26 of the world’s best marketing experts.”

Building a Social Business

Koka Sexton

Last week InsideView held it’s first user conference called the Insider Summit. It was a lot of work and a bit stressful to pull it together.

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Show 377 - How to make your brand reach the next billion

Engaging Brand

This weeks The Engaging Brand podcast is ready! - The free audio podcast for business covering social media, managment skills and marketing tips. Jana has created the first large-scale mobile platform to enable global organizations to engage directly with emerging market consumers in over 85 countries. Jana's CEO, Nathan Eagle , is a former Harvard professor with a Ph.D.

Get More Comments: Know Which Posts Make Readers Talk

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Caz Makepeace of y Travel Blog. As a travel blogger, there are many different types of articles that we write. We like to help people to get inspired, get informed, and to get going. We know that not every article we write will get the same response in regards to social media sharing and comments. You really need to understand which ones will get the better responses, and why. This will help you to know how to write your posts the most effectively.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

No a la carte TV option? Then you lose a customer

The Way of the Web

I’m a pretty big motorsport fan, and have been since I first started being taken out to circuits by my parents at the age of 3 or 4.

Are Small Business Blogs Still Relevant In Today’s Market Place

Small Business Mavericks

Whilst blogs and blogging has its detractors, there is no doubt that a small business blog can be a real benefit. Blogs can be an aid to both a search and social marketing campaign, however, it often helps to simplify things to gain a clearer picture. In their simplest state, blogs are communication tools. Tools that initially, appear to be only one way, however, over time, they can develop into two way communication tools. So how can a blog help a small business?

Cartoon of the day

Jeff Esposito

Cartoon of the Day Cartoon comic Danny Brown Sheep

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What Steve Taught Me

Social Media Strategery

The following is a guest post from some of the people who worked the closest with Steve over the past 4+ years at Booz Allen. His impact on the firm and individual people within the firm will be realized for many years to come.

Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Show 377 - How to make your brand reach the next billion

Engaging Brand

This weeks The Engaging Brand podcast is ready! - The free audio podcast for business covering social media, managment skills and marketing tips. Jana has created the first large-scale mobile platform to enable global organizations to engage directly with emerging market consumers in over 85 countries. Jana's CEO, Nathan Eagle , is a former Harvard professor with a Ph.D.

Cartoon of the day

Jeff Esposito

Cartoon of the Day Cartoon comic non sequitur Wiley Miller

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