Debbie Weil

Q & A With Michael Stelzner on the “Launch” of Social Media Examiner

Debbie Weil

SME also pushes out updates on the new stories via Twitter and Facebook. I’ve known Michael Stelzner , the man behind the popular online magazine Social Media Examiner , for years.

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Q & A With Michael Stelzner on the “Launch” of Social Media Examiner

Debbie Weil

SME also pushes out updates on the new stories via Twitter and Facebook. I’ve known Michael Stelzner , the man behind the popular online magazine Social Media Examiner , for years.

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Trending Sources

What Does It Mean to “Know” Someone?

Debbie Weil

They may be a longtime newsletter subscriber, or we’ve interacted on Twitter or via a Facebook group or on this blog. I posted a "gentle heads-up" on my Facebook page to announce that I’m slowly weeding out "friends" I don’t "know" or at least have some connection with.

What Does It Mean to “Know” Someone?

Debbie Weil

They may be a longtime newsletter subscriber, or we’ve interacted on Twitter or via a Facebook group or on this blog.

Free for 36 hours: The (Updated) Corporate Blogging Book is $0.00 on Amazon

Debbie Weil

My premise is that blogs, far from being overshadowed by Facebook or Twitter, are the hub of an effective content marketing strategy. Amazon is capturing headlines again as the company bullies its way into book publishing - as distinct from book selling.

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10 Years Ago Today! My 1st Article About Blogging

Debbie Weil

The updated digital edition (with a new preface, a new section on Twitter and much more) is now available on Amazon Kindle. It was exactly 10 years ago today, Aug. 22, 2001 , that I published my first article about business blogging. Whew.

Why I Attend Seth Godin’s Live Events

Debbie Weil

This asset consists of close to 10,000 followers on Twitter, some 7,000 e-newsletter subscribers and about 5,000 blog readers, give or take.

Secrets of Success Behind Blogging Success Summit

Debbie Weil

One of the reasons I’ll be talking about blogs and why they’re your social media hub on Feb. 2, 2011 is that it’s a great topic and one I sincerely believe in. Another reason is that Mike Stelzner, creator of the online Blogging Success Summit , invited me to and he is persuasive.

What Is the Definition of a Book?

Debbie Weil

Embedded in the app, along with the text of the book, are short documentaries, video interviews with the author, infographics, animations, and a section where the reader can type notes as well as add to a live Twitter stream based on a hashtag for the book. What, in fact, defines a book?

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What Is the Definition of a Book?

Debbie Weil

" Embedded in the app, along with the text of the book, are short documentaries, video interviews with the author, infographics, animations, and a section where the reader can type notes as well as add to a live Twitter stream based on a hashtag for the book.

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Newsjacking: David Meerman Scott’s New Book on Real-Time PR Is Released in Real-Time

Debbie Weil

Here’s our Q & A that we did moments ago via Twitter. David Meerman Scott often writes with great clarity about stuff that the rest of us are thinking about but haven’t gotten around to articulating. His newest book, Newsjacking , released today, is no exception.

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Newsjacking: David Meerman Scott’s New Book on Real-Time PR Is Released in Real-Time

Debbie Weil

Here’s our Q & A that we did moments ago via Twitter. David Meerman Scott often writes with great clarity about stuff that the rest of us are thinking about but haven’t gotten around to articulating. His newest book, Newsjacking , released today, is no exception.

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Wake Up and Write For Your Existing Readers (Don’t Look for Readers Later)

Debbie Weil

But it does NOT mean you need 10k followers on Twitter. Seth Godin reminds us - again - of the new way to think about writing a business book. You are writing for the fans and followers you already have. Your tribe.

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Context vs. Content: What Sells Your Book

Debbie Weil

Were you online, on a social network like Facebook or Twitter, where it required no more than a couple of clicks to download the book in digital format to your favorite e-reader? Context is one of those words that sparks a multidimensional image in your head.

My Three Words for 2012: Alignment, Quiet and Compassion

Debbie Weil

That means no more wandering down the rabbit holes of email, Twitter and Facebook for hours at a time.

Do You Know Your Social Media Sweet Spot?

Debbie Weil

Then they want to be able to broadcast their contribution to their own followers on Twitter or Facebook and to be recognized as smart or clever or funny - even if they are not the ultimate winner. Your sweet spot is where what YOU want to achieve using social media coincides with what your audience wants. It’s not as easy to find this spot as you might think. Most organizations are engaging in one-way news-dispersing conversations on their Facebook pages.

Sweets and Tweets: Tony Hsieh Isn’t the Only One Delivering Customer Happiness

Debbie Weil

Facebook and Twitter are just tools, he said. Forget shiny object syndrome. Does the widespread adoption of social media mean that companies are doing business in a better way by listening more closely and interacting with customers?

Why Writing a Corporate Blog Can Be Fun (and Profitable Too)

Debbie Weil

But with the ick factor not a concern, corporate blogs are an awesome tool for networking (especially when turbo-powered by its new best friends Facebook and Twitter). Kudos to my newest guest blogger Susan Harris for her post below explaining exactly why being a corporate blogger can be fun.

Bill Gates Hires Me For CEO Blog and Twitter Coaching!

Debbie Weil

The Value of Twitter for Real-time Crowdsourcing

Debbie Weil

Too Fat to Fly… But Not to Blog, Twitter, Kvetch

Debbie Weil

Get Your Account Verified on Twitter

Janet Fouts

Getting a verified Twitter account is easier than it seems. Social Media Networks Social Media Tips and Tricks Twitter strategy TwitterFollow this guide to getting your own account verified.

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

While Facebook is far and away the largest social network, when it comes to driving B2B website traffic and brand visibility, Twitter and LinkedIn are tops. Twitter’s key strength is in driving traffic to informative online content including news and blogs. (It’s

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10 Commandments for Twitter

Janet Fouts

Twitter is such a simple communications tool, yet people seem to really struggle with how to tweet. I guess that’s why my Twitter etiquette post is so popular. Social Media Tips and Tricks Twitter strategy

Twitter’s enhanced analytics dashboard

Janet Fouts

Twitter has been slowly improving their analytics features for profiles and ads and it’s been very interesting to see. The new analytics dashboard shares top tweets, mentions, Twitter cards and followers on a month by month basis. Thank you Twitter! Twitter cards.

Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

yMarketingMatters

Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: .

Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

yMarketingMatters

Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: .

Does My Business Need to be on Twitter?

yMarketingMatters

As previously discussed in my post “Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?” , I am following up with an more in-depth look at Twitter and why your business should make use of this social media channel. The average Twitter user has 208 followers.

Twitter Best Practices For 2016

Firebelly

Brands ask their customers for a lot on Twitter—follows, likes, retweets—all the time, but they’re awful about returning the love. Check out my three Twitter best practices for 2016 and beyond! Twitter Best Practices For 2016.

Meet 7 Twitter Influencers Who Follow Millions

Ari Herzog

How do you know if you are following one too many people on Twitter? What Twitter tools do you use to manage your relationships; and does the tool matter? I asked these questions to seven Twitter users who collectively follow 2.3 Twitter lists are like Google+ circles.

The Future of Twitter

Proactive Report

The major social networks (Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter) have been fairly stable for the past five or six years. That might be about to change -Twitter just reported a dismal Q4 for 2016: 16 cents per share on revenue of $717 million. Journalists on Twitter.

How to Take Advantage of the Google-Twitter Partnership

Saying It Social

Information about the Google-Twitter Partnership and how your business can take advantage of the new possibilities it provides. The post How to Take Advantage of the Google-Twitter Partnership appeared first on.

How To Use Twitter For PR

Waxing UnLyrical

When I first started writing this post, I was going to call it “How I Use Twitter.” ” Then I thought again, because a) I’m not as frenetically active on Twitter these days as I used to be, and b) who the heck cares how I use Twitter?

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Twitter Basics: How To Get Started On Twitter For Business

yMarketingMatters

What Makes Twitter Different. On Twitter, you’ll find friends and family as well as celebrities, companies and strangers who may share your interests. Like any social network, what you get out of Twitter is based on what you put in and how active you are. Twitter is Viral.

Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign

yMarketingMatters

Yes, now Twitter started rolling out its new profile redesign on Tuesday April 8th. Note: New Twitter users will get this new profile when creating an account and are walked through the account account process, so it’s actually a great way to practice using the new layout.

Can You Really Use Twitter for Sales?

agora pulse

Twitter is well-known for learning about breaking news, sharing funny GIFS , and connecting with friends. But for businesses, Twitter is an opportunity to build relationships with customers and cultivate brand awareness. So is it really possible to use Twitter for sales?

Grow Your Twitter Following With Chats

Janet Fouts

Oh boy, another “ how to grow your Twitter following ” post! If you really want to grow a Twitter following that has any value as a network, there’s no way around it. What’s a Twitter Chat? Here’s a list of Twitter chats to browse.

5 Keys toward Creating a Killer Twitter Audit

agora pulse

Is it time for a Twitter audit? That’s why it’s important to conduct an assessment of your Twitter marketing efforts. Here are five keys to a killer Twitter audit. Like all your communication channels, Twitter needs to represent your brand’s mission and values.

Twitter and DMCA violations

Janet Fouts

A little while ago people were making a fuss about freelance author @RunOlgaRun who noticed a joke she posted on Twitter being shared without credit. She asked Twitter to take it down as a violation of her copyright and they responded by replacing the tweet in violation with the text.

Learn Twitter From Justin Bieber

Ari Herzog

Does it surprise you that pop star Justin Bieber is ubiquitous on Twitter? Retweeting is how news about the recent Egyptian revolution spread across Twitter. Do you believe that nearly 3% of Twitter traffic is about Bieber , that he is the second most-followed Twitter user , and that E!