Tue.Nov 22, 2011

How To Monitor Your Three Essential Internet Marketing Strategies

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is a guest post by Andy Havard. Internet marketing strategies vary depending on the nature of the blog, brand, or business and alter with accordance to their physical and digital size and their particular niche.

Cartoon: Speaking Social Media

SocMed Sean

Working in social media in my day job and my night job, I spend a LOT of time around social media geeks. The other day, I overheard an entire conversation that was so full of social media lingo and jargon that it was like a whole new language.

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Should you let social media conversations direct your business?

Dave Fleet

Tweet. Here’s a question for you: Should you let conversations in social media direct your business? If you’ve worked in the social media space, that seems like a pretty straightforward “yes”, right?

Socializing Your Brand [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet With changing consumer demands and touch points, there is an increasing need to make your brand social, which most of organisations have now understood. The second step, is to know what makes your brand social? Is it the right tools and technology, or the right resources and able planning?

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Social Media Automation 101

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

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Have you thought about your digital legacy?

Engaging Brand

Just recorded an interview with Richard Banks of Microsoft Research who has written about The Future of Looking Back for The Engaging Brand podcast.

Newsjacking Turns You Into The Expert

Twist Image

Newsjacking. As news broke last week that Amazon started selling its long-awaited entry into the tablet (and iPad led) market ( Kindle Fire ), many eyes were raised, waiting to see what those who would get their fingers on it would think. Would this coming holiday shopping for tablets be (once again) dominated by Apple 's iPad or did Amazon develop a truly worthy contender?

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On Engagement, Ashton Kutcher and Pet Rocks

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest post by Jen Zingsheim. Ashton Kutcher has for a while been the darling of the social media/celebrity Twitter set. His Twitter account has more than 8 million followers, and perhaps most surprisingly to some, he has been the one tweeting. Until recently.

Facebook Rules The SMB Social Media Roost

Small Business Mavericks

A recent survey shows that Facebook is the king of social media for small businesses. I think there’s an interesting study here. Why is Facebook so effective for small businesses? 36% say it’s very effective and 47% say it’s moderately so. That’s 83% who say that Facebook has any level of effectiveness. Is it just because there are 800 million users? Or maybe there’s something more. By contrast, 70% of the respondents said they don’t use Google+.

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.

Attention Beta Authors: Get a Professional “Boost” to Publish a Kick-ass Kindle eBook in 8 Weeks

Debbie Weil

Please disregard earlier blog entry. The link was incorrect. The cool thing about publishing a book for Amazon Kindle is that you can think of yourself as a Beta Author. It’s easy to take the plunge and commit to publishing a digital book, knowing you can update your book later.

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The Expert Fallacy

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Dan Meyers of Your Life, Their Life. In general, most of our goals as bloggers center around becoming authorities on subjects—the kinds of authorities that others look to for advice. What’s the title that usually comes with this position? An “expert.” ” There are some clear advantages to the title “expert” that are worthy of our efforts. We can gain notoriety and traffic as we leverage our expertise to thoroughly educate everyone.

Social Media Marketing POV: What’s Your Blogging Motive?

Firebelly

Have you set goals? Do you know what your audience wants? Rodin's "The Thinker" depicts a man in sober meditation battling with a powerful internal struggle. Source: Wikipedia.

What About Google -1?

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Sriram Reddy of BloggingTipster.com. Allen: Billy, Why are you looking so gloomy? Did your Twitter follower count halve overnight? Hehe… Billy: No, I just had such a cheesy experience Googling for material for Prof. Dwyer’s assignment. There was an unusual amount of spam in the search results. I had such a hard time scanning through all those search results, but I finally found what I was really looking for.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

Public parts: Jeff Jarvis | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

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Chat comes to Twitter in the form of Bonfire

Gemma Went

Ok, so I know we already chat on Twitter (that’s the point, right?) but a nifty little tool called Bonfire was launched today that allows you to add a plugin to your twitter.com profile that provides an instant messaging service for your contacts. Go here to download Bonfire to your browser. Why would we bother? … Read more. Marketing Tools and Apps Twitter Bonfire Twitter Chat Twitter IM

Announcing Beta Author Boost: Publish a Kick-Ass Kindle eBook in 8 Weeks

Debbie Weil

The cool thing about publishing a book for Amazon Kindle is that you can think of yourself as a Beta Author. It’s easy to take the plunge and commit to publishing a digital book, knowing you can update your book later. And forget BOOK in all caps.

Chat comes to Twitter in the form of Bonfire

Gemma Went

Ok, so I know we already chat on Twitter (that’s the point, right?) but a nifty little tool called Bonfire was launched today that allows you to add a plugin to your twitter.com profile that provides an instant messaging service for your contacts. Go here to download Bonfire to your browser. Why would we bother? … Read more. Marketing Tools and Apps Twitter Bonfire Twitter Chat Twitter IM

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.