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The Blogger and Marketer's Cheat Sheet to Getting High Profile.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

A blogger might say that he wants to write for a specific publication, sending emails and instant messages asking, “Hey, I really like that you write for this publication. Can you get me a job too?&#

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Tamar Weinberg is a Media Snacker » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The internet and technology ownership has changed everything: digital TV, mobile phones, iPods, weblogs, instant messaging, [and] social networking. Print, radio, [and] television is now “push the red button and go interactive,&# “text in your request,&# or “let us tell you a story.&#

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Justifying Social Media to the Big Wigs

Social Media Strategery

Use an open source microblogging service like Yammer or QikCom. If your organization already uses Instant Messaging, microblogging offers the potential to turn those one-on-one conversations into group collaboration. Think of it like an IM platform where every IM you send is open to everyone else in the network.

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Learn to Walk Before You Run | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Before rolling out ANY type of social media application, whether it’s blogs, or a wiki, or microblogging, make sure that you do an assessment of your user culture first. Yammer is a microblogging application similar to Twitter, only it’s focused on businesses. Are they rewarded or punished for collaborating?

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Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Of course, I don’t “converse&# on Twitter, I was never a fan of chat rooms or instant messaging and never really used IIRC (which is basically what Twitter is, for mainstream users). I read this article about microblogging [link] , and although it has not made a fan out of me, it has opened my eyes to its wonders.

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21 Top Social Media Sites to Consider for Your Brand

Buffer Social

QQ is an instant messaging platform that is extremely popular among young Chinese. (It Besides its instant messaging features, it also enables users to decorate their avatars, watch movies, play online games, shop online, blog, and make payment. QQ – 861 million MAUs. Tumblr – 642 million MUVs.

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13 Social Networks That Are a Big Deal in Non-English Speaking Regions

Hootsuite

China’s most popular messaging app, WeChat (known in China as Weixin), has evolved way beyond simple social networking. billion users can use the app for instant messaging, voice and video calling, or making purchases with WeChat Pay. Marketers can send or schedule messages in WeChat with the WeChat App for Hootsuite.