December, 2008

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social media mimics real relationships — in many cases. Would you do the following within real face-to-face relationships? Jump on the friendship bandwagon without properly introducing yourself? Consistently talk about yourself and

C Level Tweeters

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The following is a list of confirmed C Level Executives that are using Twitter. If you have names that should be added to this list, please post them using the comments feature at the bottom of this post and I’ll get it included ASAP - please send me - full name, title, agency/firm, and Twitter URL.

LinkedIn Tip - Mom Was Right, Manners Matter

Almost Savvy

Let's give a quick shout-out to Mom, who taught us many important lessons. Even though she may have exaggerated a bit when she said we'd ruin our eyes if we held them cross-eyed for You're invited too long and that sitting too close to

What's new in 2009? Feedback 3.0 | Freelance Social Media

Freelance Social Media

Trendwatching.com has a list of half a dozen consumer trends in 2009. One of them making the list is Feedback 3.0. The company that I work for is just now

Social Media Automation 101

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

10 Digital Trends to Observe in 2009

Atom Thought

The 10 digital trends to observe in 2009 is an insightful feature that showcases trends which can bring about a change in the way we look at digital marketing. 2 ways to consume this content: A. 10 Digital Trends to Observe in 2009 e-booklet. Right Click and Save the e-booklet. The abridged version is right below: 1. Mobile- With the advent of 3G, WiMax and Number portability in 2009, advertising, revenue opportunity and content- all will undergo a sea change.

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Choice of Form: Two Legal Seminars As Social Media

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is a guest post by search engine optimization expert Gab Goldenberg, who actually spends a good chunk of his time in a classroom: he's a law student! I'm taking two seminar courses at school this term, and they each resemble a

Brands that Tweet

Buzz Marketing for Technology

There has been a lot of discussion lately about whether or not brands should be on Twitter. Quite frankly I really enjoy and appreciate some of the brands that I follow on Twitter because they give me news about their brand without me having to go find it.

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How Can I Help You Today?

Almost Savvy

LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter - Wherever you are online, it's all about networking. While we may have different networking needs and objectives. We all have something to offer which would benefit someone else and we all could use some

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Unique Value Proposition

Freelance Social Media

grokdotcom has been talking about Unique Value Proposition (UVP) for some time now and today published a case study on how it can help conversion. UVP is a statement about “what makes your website/business unique, and why customers

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.

After Hiatus, Social Media Predictions & 2009

The Marketing Blog

Jump on the social media bandwagon: Image by Matt Hamm via Flickr. so much has happened while I was away ! Even the WordPress interface looks so different. At first, I am glad to be back to the blogging world

Toy Packaging: WTF?

Jason Yormark

So like most Christmases, the kids got their fair share of toys and I got my fair share of another day's worth of toy opening. Can someone tell me at what point in safe history did toy packaging become an impenetrable force of nature

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Make a Wish for Someone Else this Holiday Season (and the Power of.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is a sponsored post by Sears but the thoughts within are mine and mine alone. As a blogger, you have the potential to reach a tremendous audience. As an individual, perhaps a company or an entrepreneur who is looking to spread the

CMO of the Future

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The CMO title barely existed 15 years ago but it is already undergoing a significant transformation. There are some major shifts in landscape in which they operate: changes in Technology, Consumer Behavior and the Media Landscape.

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.

How Can I Help You Today | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy, We are all learning, why not do it together

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Install twittergadget in Gmail (how to)

Freelance Social Media

I j twittergadget ust installed the new twittergadget for Gmail. It puts twitter right where I need it, when I need it, good stuff. Install it by first going into the labs icon in Gmail and check “Add any gadget by URL” (it's the last

Why Video Will Be So Important in 2009

Social Media Marketing

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States of Shapes: When Talent & Passion Collide

Jason Yormark

How many people in the world can honestly say they do for a living what they dream of? Not many. Don't get me wrong; I love my job and the company I work for, but certainly there are a few dream careers I would take if things worked out

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

Stop the Posturing About Government 2.0 and Do It Already

Social Media Strategery

Stand Out and Do Something! It's about time. It's time to stop talking about theories of Government 2.0. Time to stop predicting how the Obama administration is going to use social media. Time to stop whining about all of the challenges

Social Media Budget Ratio

Buzz Marketing for Technology

After my last post on the Media Budget Ratio I got a question out on the Marketing 2.0 community by Scott Zosel about how much should you allocate for Social Media in your budget? Great question Scott and you inspired me to write this post. So here it goes.

LinkedIn Tip - “Hey, Baby. What's Your URL?”

Almost Savvy

You meet someone at a conference or a networking event and want to stay in touch. You exchange business cards and decide to connect on LinkedIn. She asks for the link to your profile on LinkedIn so she can send you an invitation to

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Gmail launches tasks. Necessary?

Freelance Social Media

Announced yesterday, you can now keep track of what you need to do within Gmail. Sounds great, but Rob over at Regular Geek makes a few valid points on this new app and wonders why they didn't just team up with a task management system

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

Case Study: Social Media for Crisis Communications

Social Media Marketing

Wordpress Themes Review: Elegant Themes

Jason Yormark

I don't spend a lot of time blogging about Wordpress Themes, but every once in a great while I found an incredible display of design and value that I have to 140x140e spread the word. I stumbled across Elegant Themes the other day and

My Social Media Resolutions for 2009

Social Media Strategery

The Internet is filled with end of year reviews, highlight articles, and wrap-ups. Predictions for what will and won't happen in 2009 are also a popular topic for bloggers this time of year. There's plenty of nostalgia and speculation

Top 10 Marketing Predictions for 2009

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Joe Pulizzi from Junta42 polled content marketers and social media marketers for their best single prediction for 2009 - see the full list of 42 predictions here. Here is what I would consider the Top 10 predictions from that list David Letterman style.

LinkedIn Tip - Does Your Profile Miss You?

Almost Savvy

Dear Professional, Miss You. You and I were set up on a blind-date of sorts. The only reason you consented to give me a try was because a friend of yours continually nagged you, something about I “could be very useful to you in the

Google Friend Connect

Freelance Social Media

Webmasters looking to add social features to their websites can now do so with Google's Friend Connect. Once it's set up on your site, users can log in using their Google, AOL, Yahoo, or openid account…no need to create another username

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Ford's CEO Takes to Twitter

Social Media Marketing

Grocery Stories: Checkin' Out

Jason Yormark

One of the fantastic benefits of family life are the 2-3 grocery store visits I get sent on. We never seem to get it right on the initial grocery store visit, so I'm milk stuck usually getting bread, milk, butter, cheese

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