Tue.Feb 21, 2012

Pinterest for Business: 9 Tips From Superuser PediaStaff [CASE STUDY]


This post originally appeared on the Realtime Report. Author Tonia Ries kindly agreed to let me repost it here, ’cause it’s just that good.

The Million Dollar Mindset – How to Create a Website and Sell it Off for Six Figures

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The following is a guest post written by Patrick Meninga of Make Money With No Work. He recently built and sold his flagship website for $200,000. I want to tell you about the mindset required to create wealth on the Internet.

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What’s the ROI of Social Media Silence?

Akamai Marketing

If you read this blog with any regularity, you know that I am a big proponent of measuring social media.

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Will You Be Part Of The Twitter Self-Serve Ad Platform – Not Sure That I Will

Small Business Mavericks

Twitter have opened up a self-serve ad platform which, on the surface, appears to be good news for marketers. A closer inspection should having you pausing for thought. First, it’s only available to small to mid-sized businesses, and the payment option is restricted to American Express. The platform used is a keyword bidding system much like Adwords and similar keyword bidding advertising options.

Social Media Automation 101

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

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My dad died last night. It was too soon.


My dad died last night. It was both brief and a long time coming. When my mom told me I was very angry. Our life together was not done. It was too soon. I want more time with him. I wanted to hug him again, and see his smile, mischievous


Digital Leaders Seeking Digital Leaders

Twist Image

Twist Image is hiring. While I do my best to not use this space to self-promote, the Digital Marketing agency that I own (with my three other business partners), Twist Image , continues to experience explosive growth. We have offices in both Toronto and Montreal and employ over one-hundred full-time Digital Marketing professionals. We've had a great few years of record growth (with lots of great new client wins too) and this requires more people (hopefully, like you) to join our team.

(Video) 4 Mistakes You Make When Posting Video on Your Blog

Convince & Convert

Guest post written by Rocky Walls , who has more than 10 years’ experience in digital content creation. As CEO of 12 Stars Media Productions , Rocky works with businesses to create video that’s so real and simple it changes audiences into relationships.

Social Media Networking: Gone Is The Luxury of Privacy

Diva Marketing Blog

Over the past going, on eight years, of working in the social media industry I've had the pleasure of interviewing many amazing people. One question I often ask is, "What does social media mean to you?".

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.

Whither #measurePR? Right Here!

Waxing UnLyrical

I know. I’ve been shockingly lax in posting your #measurePR Twitter chat updates recently. I’m sorry! I’m hanging my head in shame! Just like that gal over there). Image: Sagrado Corazón via Flickr, CC 2.0. But sometimes stuff happens, y’know… Anyway, here they are.

How to Use IFTTT to Automate Search Engine Optimization Tasks

Bill Hartzer

If you have ever worked with an auto scheduler for tweeting , you know how useful they are. Its great to be able to schedule automated tweets to be tweeted at various times during the day, or week without having to be there to tweet the messages. If this, then that.

The Evolution of Our Data Fixation in Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

Six years ago, we were talking about the growth of blogging and MySpace. In 2006, Radian6 was founded by Chris Newton (@ cdnewt ) and Chris Ramsey (@ chrisramsey ) Back then monitoring and listening were a novel concept, but they knew that social wasn’t a fluke.

How Average Players Use Twitter and a Human Voice to Become Social Media Superstars

Social Media Strategery

Have you heard of Brandon McCarthy , Paul Bissonette , Pat McAfee , and Antonio Brown ? If you're like most people, you probably haven't. We're not exactly talking about Kobe Bryant or Derek Jeter here. Why would you know anything about a middle of the road starting pitcher, a left-winger with 5 career goals, a punter, and a wide receiver who has been a starter for exactly one season?

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

Expectations of Facebook Timeline for Brands


Tweet Just a few days back, we wrote on our blog about Timeline for Pages, trying to guess how soon would it come out and how would it change the face of brand pages in the coming times.

Blog Smarter: Turn Your Blogging Skills into Successful Affiliate Promotions


This guest post is by Regine Becher of Syndicated Partners. Like most bloggers, you probably want to make some money from your blog. Chances are good you’ve tried things like writing product reviews or putting banners or links to affiliate products into your sidebar. But while many bloggers have mastered the “Art of Blogging” (or at least the basic principles) successfully, earning money from your blog doesn’t seem to be that easy.

Making heads and tails of the new Facebook Insights

Jeff Esposito

To get to your Insights click on the "Insights" link on the left hand side of your fan page. If you manage a Facebook page for a company, entity or personal blog you are probably aware that Facebook has rolled out a new Insights tool.

People Keep Fighting Power with Social Media

Geoff Livingston

The first chapter of Welcome to the Fifth Estate discusses social media empowered people that act independently of traditional media, government and corporate structures. Last Saturday night on WOR Radio’s The Business of Giving show I had the pleasure of discussing this tension with host Denver Frederick. From Syrian bloggers fighting the Assad regime to [.].

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.

Engaging Brand - Untitled Article

Engaging Brand

We all must ensure that our core offering is.well, spot on! Yesterday, I mused about The Art of Perfection but this is the baseline for any business.today, now, in this very moment. However, great companies are really good at redesigning their core. . By identifying what the edges of your industry are doing.eg downloading music. By not ignoring them as niche but looking at what needs they are fulfilling.single tracks not albums.

Interview with Community Manager: Monika Katkute from LBi

Social Media Citizens

Monikas Katkute is Community Manager at LBi , one of the largest digital agencies in Europe. She is responsible for managing social communications on behalf of Peroni beer.