Sun.Jul 17, 2011

The Uberinfluencer and Bottom-Up Networks

Geoff Livingston

Image Malcolm Gladwell by the Business Makers. “Influencer theory&# as it is discussed today on the social web is a pop myth. The various schools of thought lack the substantive analytical scientific study and proof to be considered legitimate or factual.

Media Hacks Is Back With Episode #38

Twist Image

Episode #262 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. This is also episode #38 of Media Hacks. And we're back! Chris Brogan , Hugh McGuire and I dig deep into Google + - the new online social network from Google that has over 10 million users in under two weeks and over one billion items shared. We look at what this new entry into Social Media means to Facebook , Twitter , business and beyond.

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Mark Your Calendars – YAP at #ASAE11

SocialFish

Going to #ASAE11 in St Louis? Join the YAP NATION for a night that will surely live in infamy teh awsum – YAP presents: network-FEST.

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Weekly Roundup: What’s Buzzing?

Waxing UnLyrical

Everyone’s buzzing about Google+ (I’m starting to like it a little better since I did my first hangout with Jack B and Jill Foster a couple of nights ago). Everyone’s starting to buzz about Spotify (I got my invite on Friday and LOVE it).

Social Media Automation 101

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

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Getting Your Enthusiasm Back

Engaging Brand

Jon Bon Jovi was being interviewed about why he acts during his breaks from recording music.his answer was simple.to reinvigorate. It struck me that this is so important. No matter how much you love your job there will be times when you feel trapped or on the notorious hamster wheel.so how can we get our enthusiasm bac? Of course, you can change jobs.but the same thing will happen again. When you start a new job the adrenaline flows because you are new to the task.so

Cartoon of the day

Jeff Esposito

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Don’t Drive Your Blog Distracted

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Chris The Traffic Blogger. I can tell you a thousand ideas I have on how to be creative and when/where to write, but I struggle to create a list of times when you shouldn’t write.