Category Archives: Social media

Klout is to Twitter as Farmville is to Facebook

Within the digital community there’s a lot of talk about influence lately.

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Google plus business—let’s start thinking … inside the circle

After an initial explore of Google+ it’s obvious that the circles concept—a user friendly version of the Facebook “friends list”—has some exciting potential for business.

Posted in New Business, Online Business Techniques, Opinion, Social media, Social media channels, Social media platforms, Social media tools, Social Networking | 3 Comments

Is your social media channel broken?

‘Engaging’ on social media is not the end of the story. Your business needs to be able to follow-through or you risk creating negative brand equity.

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On PR and what you ate for lunch

Is Twitter really just a bunch of status updates?

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Three of the best, this week: all about social media policy

Social media provides a fast-paced environment for public commentary. More than ever companies need social media policy and procedures in place to deal with public sentiment, be it negative or even, as I found out this week, overly positive.

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Three of the best, this week.

Three of the best links flying around the Internet this week. In my opinion … of course. 1. Five Ways to Use Social Data to Grow Your Business, by Social Media Examiner. Tweeted by Meltwater Buzz. But more about that in a … Continue reading

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Quora. What’s all the fuss about?

Good question. Launched publicly from a beta model six months ago, I must confess that I’d heard very little about Quora until yesterday where with the speed of referral that is the phenomenon of the social media grapevine, Quora hit … Continue reading

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