Monthly Archives: November 2010

Social Media Advertising

Interesting article from AdWeek about their Harris poll on advertising. Big surprise – most of us ignore Internet banner ads. Does this surprise you? When was the last time you intentionally clicked on a banner ad? No matter how they … Continue reading

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Have a happy and social Thanksgiving

It is Thanksgiving. The great American pig-out. And, a time to share time – face-to-face or otherwise – with the people who mean the most to you. Enjoy your day. And, enjoy this classic Thanksgiving moment. Happy Thanksgiving – WKRP … Continue reading

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Social media: Is Groupon a good deal for you?

Social media coupons are becoming big business. Groupon’s trend setting has led to the inevitable copy cats. Living Social, Yelp and Facebook Places are all trying to tap in to this revenue stream. The question is – does it work? … Continue reading

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Social Media: Did Disney just change the geo-location game?

A few weeks back Pew Research came out with a study that said only about 4% of us are participating in geo-location – or, geo-social – services. As I wrote at the time, a big reason for this is incentive. … Continue reading

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Six ways to improve your social media contests

It seems everyone is using contests and promotions as a way to attract followers and fans. Giving people a reason to ‘like’ you – besides your charming brand personality – can be an effective tool for adding to your customer … Continue reading

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Social Media: You can check in but you can never leave

So, Pew Research comes out with a study that says only 4% of us use geo-location, or as they call them – geosocial services like Foursquare, Gowilla and Facebook places. What’s more – at any given time only 1% of … Continue reading

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Social Media – if not now, when?

Are you sitting on the sidelines waiting for the opportune moment to dive into social media? Are you a nonprofit or small business who knows there is some ‘there’ out there but don’t know where to start? Well, it looks … Continue reading

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