Tue.Apr 10, 2012

MLB Teams on Twitter and Facebook: Two-Year Growth Rates

Adam Sherk

With a new baseball season underway I thought I’d check in on the 30 MLB teams on Twitter and Facebook. Which teams are seeing the most growth?

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5 Things Small Businesses Need To Know To Avoid The Groupon Curse

Waxing UnLyrical

Perhaps it was an episode of Extreme Couponers or the explosion of social commerce sites such as Groupon that sparked my addiction to a good deal, but either way, I’m hooked on them. One night in February I was perusing Groupon and found deals galore capitalizing on the upcoming holiday.

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How to Buy a Website

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is a guest post from Andrew Knibbe, Marketing Manager at Flippa. Scroll down for a special offer from Flippa! Patrick Meninga’s post a few weeks back mentioned his experiences in building and ultimately selling his website.

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Should Your Business Be on Pinterest? [infographic]

Firebelly

Pinterest is radically different from other social networks for a variety of reasons – and that’s another blog post folks.

Social Media Automation 101

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

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5 Offers to Drive Lead Generation

Puzzle Marketer

If you’re executing a digital marketing campaign, there is a good chance you’re ROI (return on investment) is based on how many emails, prospects, or customers you can get inside of your database. If you’re using a CRM (customer relationship management system) such as SalesForce.com or Oracle, those contacts have some real measurable value. Even more so when you can match them up with your sales data and discover little nuggets like customer lifetime value or simple conversions.

Blogger Correspondant Great Barrier Reef Itinerary: #QldBlog

ProBlogger

Last week I excitedly announced a competition to fly 10 ProBlogger readers into the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland. The response has been amazing. We’ve had hundreds of entries and there has been some great interest in the promotion.

Avoiding Measurement

Geoff Livingston

Image by Vincepal Would you like to learn how to create an integrated multichannel marketing program? Register today for a Marketing in the Round training with Gini Dietrich and me in Boston, Chicago, Kansas City, New York or Washington, DC. I was talking with Gini Dietrich about our forthcoming book Marketing in the Round, and [.]. Marketing Dell dietrich gini interactive MarketingProfs measurement monitoring outcomes Social Media

How to Find People on LinkedIn

Ari Herzog

A student in my social media marketing class asked me how she can find employees who work at certain companies. I created a video in response — for her and for you. Enjoy and learn : Please continue reading How to Find People on LinkedIn and leave a comment if inspired.

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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.

Best Instagram for Android Pics

Idaconcpts

Got suggestions? Leave them on the comments section.

What the internet should be for…

The Way of the Web

Find something cool (in this case, a 9-year-old’s DIY cardboard arcade), share it, and bring people together to enjoy it and make a child very happy. Story via BoingBoing.

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Are You Using A Website Monitoring Service?

Small Business Mavericks

Can I see your website right now? Go on – go and check, I’ll wait. You can probably view your pages just fine – here’s some news – it doesn’t mean that I can. I’m not being facetious either – this is a serious question. There can be any number of problems with your website, and you may not know about them.

Thinking creatively to overcome social roadblocks

Jeff Esposito

Why bother trying when you get the same result? Think differently. March 29, 2012 9:49 am via Twitter for iPhone Reply Retweet Favorite @geoffliving Geoff Livingston. A few weeks ago, the Tweet above inspired a pretty good conversation with Geoff Livingston. While some saw as passive aggressive, I saw it as an inspiration to dealing with roadblocks and changing perceptions. There is no question that every now and then we are faced with challenges that test our breaking points.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

How to Find People on LinkedIn

Ari Herzog

A student in my social media marketing class asked me how she can find employees who work at certain companies. I created a video in response — for her and for you. Enjoy and learn : Please continue reading How to Find People on LinkedIn and leave a comment if inspired.

Cartoon of the day

Jeff Esposito

Cartoon of the Day

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