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14 January 2010

How To Choose a Blog to Read

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 Blogging         16 comments

More than 70% of Web users agree that personal recommendations influence their purchases and selections. So what better way to find great blogs to read than to LISTEN TO people whom you’ve grown to trust? Five bloggers who inspire me on my educational journey down Social Media Revolutionary Road SETH GODIN Seth Godin is a business genius, […]

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26 December 2009

Use this Checklist for Managing Online Presence

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CHART YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PROGRESS: Want to manage your social media sites? Yesterday’s post reviewed Chris Brogan‘s 19 tips: Resolve to Manage your Online Presence. Today you’ll find a handy spreadsheet to use for weekly check-offs. And there’s space to add other tasks . . .  like writing your blog post 🙂 Now you can […]

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25 December 2009

Resolve to Manage Your Online Presence — Lists only go so far . . .

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“Social Media: Step-by-step” The End of The Year is made for reflection, clean up, and planning for the future. Six months ago, social media luminary Chris Brogan published 19 tips to manage your SM online  presence. And I most likely did what a lot of my friends might have done, i.e. LOOK at the List […]

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20 December 2009

1,734 Uses for Social Media – Look ’em Up in Tamar’s “Text”

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You’ve got to be more than a Social Media Newbie to appreciate the depth and breadth of research that went into compiling the 334-page compendium The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web. Author Tamar Weinberg is a community manager for Mashable, clearly the best source for Social Media news on the Net — […]

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8 November 2009

Use your Blog to become the GO-TO Source for Information

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 Blogging         7 comments

Lots of people considering social media strategies for business and personal reasons [like job seeking] may not fully appreciate the value of blogging. the TIME the SKILLS the COMMITMENT Is Blogging Worth all That? Absolutely, according to Dean Guadagni, Social Media Marketing/Director at Inner Architect and source for two of my previous articles — Networking […]

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7 November 2009

Let’s get the blogging story “straight” — a glimpse of the Technorati report

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 Blogging,Facebook         10 comments

Just over six months ago [in April 2009], I wrote my first blog post with the announced intention to aim for “A-List status.” Four months later I wrote an article about the “day I thought I’d died and gone to Heaven” — it was actually a report of a panel discussion headlining Steve Rubel among […]

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30 October 2009

From creating Buzz to real-time Trends: Reading my favorite blogs is just like taking out toys and playing with them

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Coming back from vacation is Hard Work, but if that “work” is “play,” then it can be a lot of fun — albeit different from three days in Las Vegas to celebrate my birthday. So my “coming back plan” is to catch up on my blog-reading and blog-writing at the same time. Where to start? […]

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23 October 2009

Web designers more in demand now — even with the ease of blogging and pre-made themes

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Migrating from wordpress.com to wp.org was one tough challenge — and then finding my ideal template was an even bigger one. Thank heavens for all the support available online — especially via the LinkedIn Q&A feature. [See previous guest post.] One question led to another once Australian problem solver James Hilton offered me his expertise […]

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22 October 2009

To BLOG? . . . or Not To BLOG? . . . That’s a good First Question

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Tomorrow I’ll be meeting with 10-12 friends to teach them HOW TO START A BLOG. The first question I could ask — but won’t — is WHY do they want to start a blog. I won’t ask because I suspect two things: (1) most of them know little about blogging at all and (2) the […]

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18 October 2009

Top Trends in Blogging & Twitter via Mashable

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This morning as I was catching up with some of the blog posts I missed yesterday, I stopped for a deeper look at the Mashable article on Five Top Trends from experts attending  the recent BlogWorld Expo. One of my intentions is to find at least one post a day to write a comment or […]

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15 October 2009

Reading: Social Media tips, stats, and updates. What are people talking about?

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My friend and colleague Zahid Lilani recently posted links to eight articles he’d found interesting. So I thought I’d do the same — and get through some of my emails at the same time. If you read any of the suggested articles, please feel free to comment below — that “tip” is also recommended in […]

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14 October 2009

Social Media Victories: presentation by Patrick Schwerdtfeger for Bay Area Consultants — BACN

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As a Bay Area Consultant myself, I was thrilled to attend my first BACN breakfast meeting and hear Patrick Schwerdtfeger tell 80 of us all about his “Social Media Victories.” Patrick’s one-hour talk featured case studies where organizations leveraged Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and YouTube to increase revenue and brand awareness . . . but what […]

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