Microsoft and LinkedIn: A Primer for Social Marketers

Simply Measured

When I heard the news that Microsoft is set to acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 This is the perfect match for both the Microsoft brand and the LinkedIn brand. Microsoft and LinkedIn’s Economic Graphs side-by-side from the presentation deck. Microsoft has 1.2+

Top 10 Travel Marketing Conferences of 2017

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We’ve put together our list of the 10 must-attend travel marketing conferences of 2017 for anyone looking to network with top travel professionals, learn about emerging trends, and build out an innovative tourism marketing strategy that speaks to today’s travelers. The NY Times Travel Show : New York City, NY (January 27 – 29 2017). Eye for Travel : San Francisco, CA (April 24-27 2017). Digital Travel Summit : Henderson, NV (May 8-10 2017).

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Why You Should NOT Start a Travel Blog

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This is a guest contribution from travel blogger Chris Appleford. From the moment we made the decision to sell everything we own and travel the world indefinitely, we wanted to have our own travel blog. Do you know how many travel blogs there are? Happy travels!

Nine Winning Digital Marketing Strategies From The B2B World

Webbiquity SMM

So when Microsoft decided to run an Instagram campaign for Women’s Day earlier this year, they chose National Geographic as a fitting partner that would allow them to reach a wider audience. Guest post by Cheryl Joy.

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Niche Travel Blogging Demystified

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This guest post is by Matthew Kepnes of Nomadic Matt’s Travel Site. If you look at all the travel blogs out there, you’ll notice many common themes. People tend to write a blog that falls into an overarching category like cruises, backpacking, solo travel, or digital nomad travel. Some of them want to make a living, and most would just love for their blog to pay for their travels. Google didn’t wake up saying they want to be Microsoft.

Top B2B Instagram Feeds You Should Follow Today

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A photo posted by Microsoft (@microsoft) on Dec 22, 2014 at 11:34am PST. Microsoft. How they use Instagram: Microsoft is a relative newcomer to the Instagram scene, having recently launched their account in November, 2014 to “reinvent productivity.”

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Are Parents Really Naming Their Kids After Pokemon Characters?!

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And Samsung recently showed how a car traveling at 25 kilometres per hour could maintain a gigabit-per-second connection as the car moved in and out of range of mobile transmitters called base stations." App of the week: Microsoft Pix. . microsoft. microsoft pix. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base).

From Atoms To Bits To Atoms

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Many are calling this the re-invention of the space program, and with initiatives like Richard Branson 's Virgin Galactic (offering customers a suborbital space flight) we are beginning to enter a new dawn in space travel and entrepreneurship. Putting aside the incredible resources and decades of research and development, red tape and more that needs to happen for commercial space travel, it's equally incredible to think about what it takes to build and engineer a commercial space craft.

The New Electricity

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In the past few weeks, we've seen both Microsoft and Google come forward with their own tablets in an attempt to dethrone the iPad. So, how did Google and Microsoft fare with their announcements? Unfortunately, Google and Microsoft sounded eerily similar to DEVCON 2010 when RIM (makers of BlackBerry ) announced the launch of their tablet device, PlayBook. Microsoft's Surface is said to be coming soon as is Google's tablet, Nexus 7. microsoft.

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Weak Passwords Can Jeopardize Your Personal And Professional Security [Infographic]

SocMed Sean

Guess what…according to the Microsoft guidelines on passwords , you just created a strong password. Are your passwords strong? Better yet…are they weak? Do you know the difference? I know, I know…passwords are a pain.

B2B Marketers Are Humans, Too

Convince & Convert

Last year, Microsoft ramped up its content with Microsoft Stories , a site offering a journalistic look at the employees and products that make up the tech company. Image via Microsoft Stories.

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My Search For An iPhone Alternative

Jason Yormark

About 6 years ago when I was still at Microsoft, I made the jump from whatever Microsoft friendly phone I was using at the time to the iPhone. I was insanely jealous of my Apple fanboy co-worker and his.

Get Ready for the Bots – on Facebook Messenger

Mindjumpers

Luckily, these bots are not machine learning bots, such as the disaster that was Microsoft’s Tay. Restaurants , travel and possibly supermarkets with online shopping services are big industries for it to thrive.

17 Productivity Tools for the Ultimate Business Gain

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Ever needed to give a demo of a product and couldn’t travel into an office to give it to them? Their PRO/family plan affords you multiple access points, so you can connect your home PC and your travel laptop or whatever else.

Top 10 Image Trends for Powerful Visuals that Stand Out

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Ok so we started in Barcelona, Spain and traveled 14 days across the Atlantic Ocean and have arrived in Fort Lauderdale, USA onboard #HarmonyOfTheSeas! A photo posted by Family Travel Bloggers (@ytravelblog) on Sep 24, 2016 at 12:21am PDT.

Drafting My Next Job Description

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Proficient using Microsoft Office, Open Office, and Google Docs. Willingness to travel. Fluent in internet technologies and tools and with highly developed skills in oral and written communications, I have a proven ability to explain complex concepts clearly and concisely. I am comfortable serving as a liaison to government officials and lay citizens, and am familiar with legislative and regulatory processes.

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Android is Finally "Enough", but I Still Miss My iPhone

Stay N' Alive

Google Play predicts my travel and tells me how long it takes to get to where I'm going, when I'm going, without me ever needing to ask. I've written a few times on this blog about my trials with Android and dissatisfaction with devices under Google's operating system.

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4 Web Browsers for Android Devices

Idaconcpts

In the old days it was Microsoft Explorer or the highway. Firefox has positioned itself nicely as one of the most popular web browsers for the ‘grownup’ operating systems like Windows XP on up the Microsoft-ian scale.

Meet Team Sprout: Arnita, Senior Product Manager

Sprout Social

As a college student, I did two internships on the product team at Microsoft. I love Condé Nast Traveler. As social media evolves, Team Sprout is constantly working to enhance our platform and build new features to help organizations streamline their social media management.

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Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

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5 Tips for Great Content Curation

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Hunt, reporter/correspondent for PZNews, Sydney Ryan, our Australian Chihuahua heads up the Travel Division, Bob Cat, is our media and Youtube curator/commentator and finally, Puzzi Chat is our classically trained French Art and Style reporter/curator. Travel Lists. Microsoft.

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

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How PR Pros Are Using Social Media for Real Results

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Social Media News Twitter Facebook Foursquare YouTube MySpace Google Microsoft Humor & Culture Now Trending : HOW TO: Score a Job Through Facebook March 16, 2010 Christina Warren View Comments How PR Pros Are Using Social Media for Real Results email share email share Do you like this story? View More » Business Microsofts Newest Acquisition Is Abo.

Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers

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Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Industry - Automotive - Defense/Aerospace - Energy/Utilities - Financial - Health Care - Retail - Transportation - Travel - Manufacturing. Microsofts (un)secret weapon for winning the BI battle. Microsoft scales out SQL Server 2008, wants to democratize BI. Best Practices: Migrate from Lotus Notes to Microsoft Exchange & SharePoint. Microsofts (un)secret weapon for winning the BI battle. Microsoft scales out SQL Server 2008, wants to democratize BI.

Ensure Your Business Looks Good Online

Webbiquity SMM

And since bad news travels fast on the Internet, eliminating as much of it as possible is essential, whether the target is an individual or a business. Time mentions a 2010 study by Microsoft and Cross-Tab, a market-research agency, which found 78 percent of surveyed U.S.

38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

ALOT is a catalog of free “apps for your PC” in a range of categories including entertainment (comic books, TMZ, The Onion, IMDB search), food, games, travel, music, news (The New York Times, CNN, Fox News, Stock Market Watch), reference, social networking (e.g.,

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How to Make Money Online in 2016: An Unexpected Approach

Viper Chill

He asked his waiter, “Do you think the roads will be clear enough in the morning to travel?” The point of the story is that if you’re on a set salary, you’ll likely phone your boss and tell him the roads are too bad to travel.

What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

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Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Battles Social Good Jobs Social Media News Twitter Facebook Foursquare YouTube MySpace Google Microsoft Humor & Culture Now Trending : Nokia N8 Shipments Begin May 17, 2009 Ben Parr View Comments HOW TO: Get the Most Out of Twitter #Hashtags email share email share Do you like this story?

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Social Media News Twitter Facebook Foursquare YouTube MySpace Google Microsoft Humor & Culture Now Trending : iPhone Versus Android: Nielsen Delivers the Numbers [STATS] November 2, 2010 Sarah Kessler View Comments HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence email share email share Do you like this story? Travel + Leisure" Arrives on the iPad Facebook and Electronic Arts Sign Soc.

Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Social Media News Twitter Facebook Foursquare YouTube MySpace Google Microsoft Humor & Culture Now Trending : HOW TO: Optimize Your Social Media Marketing Strategy December 29, 2008 Dan Schawbel View Comments Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For email share email share Do you like this story? Yahoo Search Ads Now Served by Microsoft HOW TO: Optimize Your Social Media Ma.

Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags

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Tweet you in #travel or #arizona Allison Wood I have been using an established hashtag in several of my tweets, but then when I search on that tag none of my tweets show up - not sure what I'm doing wrong?

Turning The Challenges of Remote working Into Strengths

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Providing a whole suite of document types similar to Microsoft Office, although slightly more limited. Nick Chowdrey works remotely from Brixton, London as Content & PR Manager for international travel marketing agency In Marketing We Trust.

The Post on Productivity I Wish Someone Else Had Written

Viper Chill

In the hectic position I was in, on the verge of the Guardian launch and the countless other travel and project commitments that I couldn’t turn down, I honestly felt as pressured as I had ever been. Bill Gates was going to turn his love for programming into Microsoft.