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JOY arrives 10/8/21
Consumers are becoming more skeptical in the overwhelm of online content. In the midst of a barrage of information and tale-telling, friends and family are touted as the most reliable sources of reliable information in this expanding and changing content space. Check out this cool chart about what people are questioning and who they are trusting these days...
A slight majority (53%) of US consumers agree that, compared to 5 years ago, there is too much content out there, and 45% wish they could frequently "unplug" from all content and devices. While most feel that content has become easier to create and more visual, levels of skepticism regarding the...
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Good move, Twitter...
How well should you know your audience? Here's how the major retailers size things up:
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The nature of social media is SOCIAL - don't talk AT your audience! Interactive exchange is where the magic begins. Open a discourse, share their good content, comment, acknowledge, banter & cross-pollinate their pages. Give a little to get ALOT...
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Who's holding the purse strings in your household?
Children are "active decision makers in family economies," says YouGov in releasing the results of a recent survey examining kids' influence on their parents' buying decisions. The survey analyzes kids' influence across a range of categories, noting that young children can hold as much...
How are you managing your brand and reputation online? Here are a few great tips from our friends at the Shaw Academy in Ireland...
Having an in-depth knowledge of Online Reputation Management can help you represent your business online in a positive light even if you’re working with a limited budget, staff or resources. ORM is technically controlled by the social media manager, however every action by an employee online is esse…
Bye Bye Baby!!
Web Sites - These 10 Web design trends are among the fading. Ditch them if you want to keep with your competition and increasingly demanding audiences.
From DIGIDAY: Daily: 45 Days to Tweet with a team of 13. The art of agency...
A Business Insider story about how branded accounts are made becomes its own story about the click-bait headlines that have come to shape the Web today.
Bye bye GIF, hello GYF!
Social Media - Just in time for your weekend, this issue's action-packed with practical and inspiring social stories: Netflix Drone to Home, Oscars fun with kids and hashtags, GIF-based resumes, and a Twitter ...
RT @EntMagazine: Why Partnering With Your Competition Could Be Your Key to Success http://t.co/A8JERcypsq by @IvanMisner
Sometimes there's simply power in numbers. Combining forces with competitors could be a significant way to grow your business. Here's how.
Influence is everything in this game...
Following these tips to meeting influential people in your niche can help you get the exposure for your startup you've been looking for.
Tsk Tsk. Ms. Manners doth not approve.
Some brands have mastered the art of Facebook marketing; others, not so much. As with any social media platform, there are rules by which we should abide.
Thank you, Facebook!!
Facebook has altered its newsfeed algorithm, which is turning out to be great news for online publishers.
Pinterest is the fastest-growing content sharing platform, according to new data from sharing service ShareThis.
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Yowsah! Amazon.com Cash COW!!
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Oh Cloudy Day! The wiles and worries of life in the Clouds, as told by Entrepreneur Magazine's Mikal Belicove...
Whether we realize it or not, the cloud has changed the way many of us conduct business, and it's not all blue skies. Here, in one of my latest articles…
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Everything Social's in the Eye of the Beholder. Get your #Video on with Google!
Watch out iPhoto and iMovie: #Google+ is entering the game with better #photo editing and new #video editing features.
Click to watch this example of what Auto Awesome Movie can do: http://bit.ly/1f3W9sh
Hip Hip Hooray!! No rest for tired thumbs...
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced Thursday that it will allow airlines to ease restrictions on portable electronic devices during all phases of flight.
When developing your social media strategy, it's vital to remember that "value add" & conversational content are the key to engaging and attracting your ideal audience/customer. Don't be like a bad first date by overselling, bragging, exaggerating.
Ask questions. Add intrigue. Respond.
Drync up! When wining a little's a little too complicated... Try this new iOS #wine app on. Shazam.
Ever tried a good wine, studiously made a note of it, then weren't able to find that bottle anywhere? Drync, a new iOS app, can help.
Use Social Media to Create a Snowball Effect for Your Holiday Marketing
Social Media - How do you make the transition from marketing strategy to actionable tactics in time for the holiday season? Here are three ways you can integrate social—and mobile—engagement into your holiday ...
Cut the Crap: 6 Landing Page Conversion Killers and How to Avoid Them
Are you still not getting the conversions you expected on your landing page? Let’s have a look at 6 landing page conversion killers you need to look out for.
Very cool Adventures in @Twitter fiction: #clever and creative uses 4 our fave medium. http://ow.ly/q2vqS
Andrew Fitzgerald discusses Twitter, storytelling, and new ways to experiment with fiction and creativity in an evolving digital age.
How do you grow your social garden?
The inside scoop on how your industry peers measure social media and staff their teams.
Clever communication's key in all Social Media outlets; but you must bear in mind that SOCIAL means conversational, interactive, attentive & responsive. Avoid the ME-ME trap! Don't be a failed first date. Take an interest in your audience!
Facebook isn't just for your high school friends and celebs. Here are nine pages you should be following.
Reaching out to someone on Linkedin requires crafted messages. These four tips to writing a LinkedIn message will help ensure yours will actually be opened.
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