Sun.Jul 24, 2011

Why Livefyre is Here and How It Helps You

Ari Herzog

You don’t want to be required to sign up for a user profile to write a comment. You want the ability to read an article and be allowed to share your thoughts quickly and easily. You want stress-free commenting.

Thoughts on social media, news and Utoya

Janet Fouts

Let me first say that I am shocked and horrified by the events at Utøya. My heart goes out to the family and friends of all on the island, and I cannot imagine what they must be feeling right now.

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How to Promote Your Personal Brand on Google+ Plus

Bill Hartzer

Marketing on Google+ can be a very rewarding, and cost effective venture for those with a limited marketing budget since Google+ is currently a very popular site amongst tech savvy people, such as myself.

What ComScore Data Tells Us About Google+

Geoff Livingston

comScore released a report on Friday examining the demographics of the first 20 million people to join Google+. Some of the statistics were not surprising.

Social Media Automation 101

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

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What is Search Important to PR?

Proactive Report

In the State of the Media 2011 Pew Research stated that search is the one factor that most affected the news business in the past decade. Since news is a vital part of PR, perhaps we should examine how search plays a part in PR and media relations.

Talking About Anything And Everything With CD Baby Founder Derek Sivers

Twist Image

Episode #263 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. How far would you go to get something done? Derek Sivers was an independent artist trying to sell his CDs online back in 1998. None of the big online retailers of music would sell his music. He wasn't on a major label and he wasn't a "known" entity.

Get Out of The Way of Yourself!

Engaging Brand

Michaelangelo once said "Lord, free myself so I can please you". Al Pacino once said "In acting you are trying to get yourself out of the way to deliver a great performance". Ken Loach the film director said "A director is there to make a film come alive, and keep the story to its essential core". Three very different people but all three are wanting to engage an audience. A company, a brand is also attempting to engage an audience.the customer. .

How to Be a Good Guest Post Host

ProBlogger

This guest post is by LJ Earnest of SimpleProductivityBlog.com. You often see articles about how to be a good guest poster: things you can do to make an impression and get your post published. But what about the flip-side of that? Do you have what it takes to be a good guest post host? Guest posting is beneficial both to the writer and the publisher. It builds relationships, strengthens support, and generates publicity for the host while giving exposure to the writer.

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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.

Guy Kawasaki, Cristal, and 19 Facebook Webinars

Convince & Convert

Facebook best practices change about as often as Sean Combs/Puffy/Puff Daddy/P Diddy/Diddy/Diddy Dirty Money monikers , and keeping up on Facebook for business can be a significant time investment. Lots of newsletters, blog posts, and case studies to consume.

Interview with Social Media Influencer: Robin Fray Carey

Social Media Citizens

Robin Fray Carey is CEO and Co-Founder of Social Media Today , one of the most popular social media news websites online.

When’s the Right Time to Start Selling?

ProBlogger

This guest post is by k out Brandon Yanofsk of B-List Marketing. If you’ve ever asked another blogger, “When’s the right time to start selling on my blog?”, you’ll know you never get a solid answer. Some say as soon as you get one person visiting your blog.