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Boredom Busters for Great Tweeting

The great poet Dylan Thomas knew how to captivate imaginations and move hearts. (He’s the author of the famed line “Do not go gentle into that good night.”) So he knows a little something about when to speak and when to shut up. Which brings me to his next great line: “Somebody’s boring me. I […]

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Learn Social Media Today, Profits Tomorrow!

Information overload. We all experience that in today’s fast-paced, information leaping society. But in order to keep up with others in your industry, it is important to get on the social media bandwagon. and that means increasing your knowledge. You don’t want to be left behind just because you thought Facebook, You Tube, or LinkedIn […]

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Extra, Extra “Tweet” All About It!

What the Increase in Online News Readership Means to YOU News has gone social! Keeping informed is no longer a solitary experience, spent quietly in front of one’s TV or at the kitchen table with the newspaper. Nope. According to a recent Pew Internet report, over 60% of Americans are getting a portion of their news […]

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Social Media And The Emotional Bank Account (Building Relationships Through Social Media)

Stephen R. Covey, author of a number of excellent books, including my favorites The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People (a must read for everyone who is alive…) and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families (not as famous, but incredibly valuable to help families be happier and more cohesive) passed away from the effects […]

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How to attract guest bloggers

Content is king. We hear that a lot these days. In the age of Web 2.0 (or are we on 3.0 already?) – we know that content can attract better rankings in Google and better, more faithful readers. Readers who often turn into loyal customers. Great! So let’s get writing, each and every day! But […]

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How to untag yourself from Facebook posts and pictures posted by others

It used to be when someone said “Facebook” – people instantly thought of “status updates”. Or that trademark blue color. Or funny pictures from your friends. But these days, the latest news headlines have a lot of folks instead thinking words like “invasive” and “no privacy”. I’ve said it before but I’ll repeat it here. […]

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6 huge social media mistakes businesses make

The promise of ‘free’ advertising and easy PR draws business owners, both big and small, to the social marketing arena. They think that all they need is to establish a Twitter account or set up a Facebook and LinkedIn page and it’s off to the races.  They’ll just get going, get posting, and figure it […]

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How To Stay Focused In A Social Media World

You already know time is money. Wasting time online doing things that distract you from your core business is tantamount to throwing money away.  But human nature takes over sometimes and you find your mind wandering, and your mouse surfing, when you should be working. And it’s especially bad in the world of social media. […]

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Understanding Chinese Social Media

How much do you know about China and the state of social media there? Let’s put it this way, if you think that North Americans dominate social media, you’re wrong. The first thing you need to know about Chinese Social Media is that it is big. As in, big big!  Think one billion registered users […]

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5 Ways To Get Tons of Traffic To Old Blog Posts

Blogs are a great way to show off fresh content. They attract Google spiders and readers alike with their hot-off-the-press posts. But what happens to a blog post when it’s lukewarm-off-the-press, or even a few weeks “cold?” Should you just leave it there in the archives to rot? Or are there ways to drive tons […]

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