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The Social Network

With all the hype surrounding Facebook’s public offering, GM’s decision to stop Facebook advertising and the countless articles pointing out how abyssmal click through rates are – we tend to lose sight of the value Social Media provides for marketing. … Continue reading

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Social Media For Fun and Profit

This just in…apparently the reason everyone posts on Facebook, tweets from their smart phone, writes a blog, checks in on foursquare, pins recipe’s on Pintrest and watches video on You Tube is because…wait for it –  it’s FUN! Don’t take … Continue reading

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Social Media Internships

One way to find out how interested companies are in adding to their Social Media acumen is to see what types of people they are looking to hire. So, I was trolling several employment websites the other day and I … Continue reading

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Why do we use Social Media?

In case you missed it, Pew Research just cam out with a pretty impressive study on our Social Media habits. More specifically, this study is less about how we use social Media and more about why we use it. You … Continue reading

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Can Social Media make you more human?

I ran across this blog post from Spinsucks titled: 5 Ways To Humanize Your Brand in Social Media. The author raises some valid points on how to approach Social Media content but misses the larger picture. Which is – you can’t … Continue reading

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Is Social Media becoming an oxymoron?

I subscribe to a ton of blogs on Social Media. It takes me several visits and loads of time to clear my Google reader every day. As a result, I’m a headline scanner. Grab me or lose me. This one … Continue reading

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Social Media and the news

Of all the industries that have been had their paradigm shifted by social media perhaps journalism is the leader in the clubhouse. Look at the world through eyes of an information gatherer. Google has taken the search for information from … Continue reading

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