Flickr Enters Downward Spiral

Geoff Livingston

It seems like every year or two you see a Flickr is dying post that sparks a major conversation about whether or not the photography social network will survive. The most recent round of the “Flickr is dying” debate happened two months ago right around when Yahoo!

How Flickr and Google Help Us Remember

Ari Herzog

The Library of Congress did not know the names of French brothers Michel, age 4, and Edmond, age 2, when the institution uploaded this photograph to Flickr in the summer of 2008. Please continue reading How Flickr and Google Help Us Remember and leave a comment if inspired.

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Flickr Friday: Video Infographic

Firebelly

Flickr: ARQCARLOOS ]. Blog Flickr Friday VideoThe state of video today. Does anything surprise you? On which platform do you consume the most video?

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App of the Week: Flickr

The Social Media Incubator

You may ask yourself, how can Flickr benefit a business marketing strategy? Flickr allows accessibility, sharing and organization with your photos. With the Flickr App , you or anyone you allow to organize your account can add photos from anywhere from their mobile device.

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Can Flickr Catch Instagram?

Geoff Livingston

Flickr celebrated 10 years of serving photos earlier this month, making it an old man amongst social networks. In fact, Flickr is now ranked just one spot behind rival photo network Instagram. Flickr has 92 million users now , from amateur to the most professional of photgraphers.

Flickr Friday: The Content Grid

Firebelly

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Flickr 4.0: PR Hype versus Reality

Geoff Livingston

Flickr 4.0 Some pubs went so far as to say that Flickr was now relevant again, ironic for a photo sharing social network that consistently ranks in the top 10 networks. But as well hyped as the new Flickr 4.0 As a viewer, I find it harder to favorite and comment on Flickr 4.0,

Flickr Friday: Sexist Profiling on Twitter

Firebelly

» June 04, 2010 Flickr Friday: Sexist Profiling on Twitter Heres an interesting look at a breakdown of the several different Twitter user types.

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Optimization Summits & Brainstorming Sessions Flickr Slideshow

Firebelly

Duncan and Chantelle had a great time last week in Dallas for the Optimization Summits and Brainstorming Sessions. Duncan's two presentations were about crisis communication and reputation management. Chantelle's presentation was about multifamily marketing. Below are some of their photos from the events

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Flickr Friday: Who Is The Modern Media Consumer?

Firebelly

Our Flickr Friday find this week is an slick infographic from Prumos. View full-sized Who Is The Modern Media Consumer? What is your favorite way to consume news? Chad Richards is Social Marketing Manager at Firebelly Marketing, a social media marketing agency

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New Flickr Brings Questions about the Visual Media Era

Geoff Livingston

New Flickr Interface image via Geeky Gadgets Flickr will unveil its much-needed new interface today, revamping one of the oldest and still prescient social networks. Flickr’s new interface seeks [.]. Mobile Photography Reality Social Media Andrew Keen Flickr infographics Instagram jess3 media mobile Pinterest portable social network Tumblr Visual YouTube

Over 100 Great Photos on Flickr

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Over 100 Great Photos on Flickr I use Flickr as my online photo bucket. I was using ImageShack or something before but when I found Flickr, I was amazed. Some nights I spend an hour or more just surfing the Flickr highway finding new pictures. One of the reasons I love Flickr is it’s an online photo diary of people. In many of my posts, I am using pictures from people on Flickr.

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Flickr YouTube Blogging Blah Blah Blah: Knowing Why You Use Social Media is What Counts

Ari Herzog

Or, at the least, take a break as I did. -- Thank you for reading Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Flickr YouTube Blogging Blah Blah Blah: Knowing Why You Use Social Media is What Counts at AriWriter. This paragraph comprises the first words published on this blog since I asked for your opinions on blogging frequency seven days ago. Never before in the history of this blog (or, at least over the past 18 months) has a week transpired without new content.

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15 Reasons Your PR Pitches Suck

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: JKönig via Flickr, CC 2.0 Image: Andy Field (Hubmedia) via Flickr, CC 2.0 Image: marissaorton via Flickr, CC 2.0 Image: Leo Reynolds via Flickr, CC 2.0 Image: Tyler Durdan via Flickr, CC 2.0

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Manwich: A Case Study on Social Media Listening

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: keysi via Flickr, CC 2.0. I did a Flickr search for Manwich and got over 1,500 results! Guest Posts Howie Goldfarb Marketing Social Media Twitter flickr listening manwich pinterestYou knew this day would come.

How Manwich Could Use Twitter Without Even Being On It

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: keysi via Flickr, CC 2.0. I did a Flickr search for Manwich and got over 1,500 results! Guest Posts Howie Goldfarb Marketing Social Media Twitter flickr listening manwich pinterestEd: seeing as how it’s “holiday week” here in the U.S.,

Foursquare Gives Users a Holiday Gift

Mindjumpers

However, even though users seem very excited about the new features, some further updates are still requested, such as the possibility of exporting photos to Facebook and Flickr. Tweet Yesterday, Fousquare launched a new version of their service.

Amazon's Beast That Is Prime, Netflix Pumps Up And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

Twist Image

Remember Flickr ? just announced that they have sold Flickr to SmugMug - another (and even older) photo sharing service. Flickr reportedly still has more than 100 million users, who post tens of billions of photos. flickr. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media.

2 Million and Counting

Geoff Livingston

My Flickr blog passed 2 million views on Saturday. Thank you to everyone who checked out my stuff, chatted with me on Flickr, and encouraged me, too. 2) Social interaction on Flickr and 500 Pixels has helped spread the reach of my photos.

How Google Instant Might Impact Your Small Non-Profit

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Greig Christie via Flickr, Creative Commons Since Google Instant’s launch just over a month ago, digital marketers have been scrambling to figure out how search engine marketing strategies might need to change.

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How to Build the Ultimate Online Newsroom

Webbiquity SMM

Use and link to social content sharing sites for your media assets as well, including YouTube and Vimeo for company videos, SlideShare for presentations, Podcast Alley and iTunes for audio, Flickr for photos, plus Scribd and Docstoc for PDF files. by TomPick and guest blogger Maria Verven.

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Amazon's Beast That Is Prime, Netflix Pumps Up And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

Twist Image

Remember Flickr ? just announced that they have sold Flickr to SmugMug - another (and even older) photo sharing service. Flickr reportedly still has more than 100 million users, who post tens of billions of photos. flickr. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media.

How Reading Fairy Tales Can Improve Public Relations

Waxing UnLyrical

Also… Image: Thom Watson via Flickr, Creative Commons OK, I’ll stop now, I can see you rolling your eyes, going, “Come on, act your age.&#

About.me vs Flavors.me… Which is Best?

Mindjumpers

Since a lot of us who are users of social media/networks have multiple online profiles across the web, for example, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr etc., Technorati Tags: about.me , Facebook , Flavors.me , Flickr , Linkedin , Twitter. Flickr Linkedin Twitter

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Customize Your Blog's Error Page in 5 Easy Steps

Waxing UnLyrical

First, you… Image: Kate Sumbler via Flickr , Creative Commons Hold on! Bland Image: jason carlin via Flickr , Creative Commons I mean, chicken-soup-with-no-celery-or-pepper bland.

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Public Relations Lessons From Jesus, The Apostles And The Bible

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Martin LaBar via Flickr, Creative Commons And even many non-Christians will be relaxing, perhaps joining in the revelry (as many of my friends did when I was growing up in India).

Talking The Social Media Walk

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Lars Plougmann via Flickr, Creative Commons Really, if you just read through the comments, there’s your follow-up blog post… but since I promised you one, you’re getting one.

Weekly Roundup: Rethinking Color

Waxing UnLyrical

Sharon Pruitt via Flickr, CC 2.0

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WOM: What's Really Behind The Buzz

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Shivz Photography via Flickr, Creative Commons Or, in a slightly lengthier version, “Through understanding we have better, more creative ideas, which help foster relationships between brands and people.&#

Kpop Lessons: Handling Defamation Through Public Relations

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: twchoi11 via Flickr , Creative Commons Though I wouldn’t consider myself as devoted as some fan clubs. Image: Gitgat via Flickr , Creative Commons Instead, speak up and join the conversation.

8 Basic Yet Necessary Tools or Plugins for your Site

Idaconcpts

Flickr Lightbox : Adding pictures to a website is made much easier for anyone who uses Flickr and downloads the Lightbox widget.

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Weekly Roundup: Project Happiness

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Jordan Pérez Ordenez via Flickr, CC 2.0

Understanding Photography on Instagram

Geoff Livingston

I find that crossover between social networks – 500 Pixels to Facebook to Flickr to Instagram to Twitter – is minimal. Marketing Photography Social Media 500 pixels 500px brand branding digital photographer facebook Flickr image Instagram marketing twitter

So What Will You Have For Lunch?

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Ranjit Bhatnagar via Flickr , Creative Commons And thanks to myfirsttweet.com , I can share it with you. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali So What Will You Have For Lunch?

Which of these 5 Photo Networks Is Right for You?

Geoff Livingston

There are also five social networks that have distinguished themselves with content focusing primarily on photography; 500 Pixels , Flickr , Google Plus , Instagram , and YouPic. Flickr. If you want to see the best of Flickr, check out its daily Explore feature.

Simply The Best

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: sahmeepee via Flickr , Creative Commons The Best means that you are indubitably, unequivocally, indisputably the best in who you are, what you do, and what you stand for, no matter who – or what – else you are compared with, or what others might be exposed to.

Conch and Drum

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Arindam Bhattacharjee via Flickr, Creative Commons If I were back in Kolkata, I’d be hearing conchs and drums from dusk till dawn.

The Value Of A Fire Drill

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Stephen Korecky via Flickr , Creative Commons I was finger painting in kindergarten and having a good ole time.

12 Ways To Make Your WordPress Blog Cleaner And Cuter

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: tamra hays via Flickr, CC 2.0 Initially I was trying to find something that worked with Flickr, but then I stumbled upon Cincopa.

Open Community Case Study – Food Bank

SocialFish

Their Flickr page and YouTube channel are used to support Food Bank activities, for example, displaying photos taken at community events. Flickr. Open Community community ecosystem facebook Flickr social media Twitter YouTube