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Social Media A to Z Series: S is for the Social in Social Media

This week I am returning to my A to Z series on social media however not necessarily in the order I left off. In this post, I really want to talk about “What is Social?”. I want to take this opportunity to talk about the behavioural attributes that makes for a good “Social Media Aficionado”. … Continue reading

Social Media A to Z Series: N is for Networks ~ 40+ Social Networks To Consider

I have noticed that when the  topic of social network is raised, it usually turns to a discussion of Facebook. Granted it is the biggest player on the planet however it is not the only one. Ok, at some point in the discussion it may get to Linkedin, Google Plus and Twitter (which by the way … Continue reading

Mesh Marketing 2011: Addressing the 50 Questions Preventing Businesses from Venturing Into Social Media, Content Marketing & Klout

Well,  as I shared in a recent post I have been conference hopping and having a blast! Today, I want to share my experience attending the Mesh Marketing 2011 (#MM11) conference. Definitely worth  the trip. A wonderful conference with speakers who have been in the social media trenches and have surfaced as victors. My highlights … Continue reading

Social Media A to Z Series: L is for Linkedin. 80+ Tips For Using Linkedin

As part of this series, I shared that  F is for Facebook – a social network. It definitely is that however it is often described as being in the consumer arena. Linkedin is also a social community or network however its target audience is business professionals. Linkedin is a social network for business with over 120+ million … Continue reading

Social Media A to Z Series: K is for Klout. 10 Ways Businesses Are Using Your Klout Score, Whether You Are A Member Or Not.

Well, in the last post I talked about the influencer in social media. I even went so far as to share a few tips to identify them. What I omitted was how to measure the degree of influence? With social media growing at such a rapid pace, businesses are grappling on how to measure the degree … Continue reading

Social Media A to Z Series: F is for Facebook, 22 Key Facts You Should Know

Should we ask the question “What is Facebook?” Yes We Should! Everyone seems to be talking about Facebook. My goodness, there is a movie about it – The Social Network. Furthermore, there isn’t a day that goes by right now without some news about the site. So even though anything I write today will most … Continue reading

Social Media A to Z Series: D is for Deals and Discounts! What You Should Know

 For “D” I could have said Diggs, Delicious, Distribution and more! For the social media scholars amongst us these examples would be fitting. But by way of introductions, surely it must be about the Deals and Discounts! They have become so popular and have  exploded over the past couple of years. At the same time the … Continue reading

Social Media A to Z Series: C is for Comments-10 Dos and 10 Don’ts

Ok we have talked about  A is for Audience and B is for Blogs. The two together is  the conversation via comments. C is for Comments. It might be obvious but I thought that there may be “some worth” shining a light on “comments”. Comments are how you interact with the  author and community of the … Continue reading

Breaking Down The Complexity of Social Media: A to Z Series

There is so much information out there on social media! It is mind-blowing. With so much buzz, so many sites, with so many acronyms,  the whole topic seems complex. Where do you start? So in the coming weeks, I intend to take you on a journey. I am going to simplify.  That’s right, breaking it … Continue reading

Media Has Become Social: The Rules Have Changed and I Am Loving It!

{EAV_BLOG_VER:6137d1cad59ef3b5} I am a big fan of  the show, The Voice. So during its  premier showing I was glued to my screen  with  my tablet on my lap. Why? Because the show had promoted their social media component and I wanted to try it out. The show was amazing! I was “wowing” at all the appropriate places but I also found … Continue reading

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