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Category: social media


Social Media For Non-profits

I’ve been doing some research lately on social media and how it can be used to help non-profits. This is one area in which I have a lot of interest since I’ve recently joined the board of a local group…

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Social Media Vomit

Please stop puking. I need to get these gripes off of my chest and I’m doing this for the good of my fellow Tweeters. I’ll probably lose a bunch of followers, be de-Friended in Facebook and get scathing comments on…

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Finding Utility in the Jumble of Tweeted Thoughts

I always enjoy getting these questions from the Twittercurious — “What’s Twitter and what does it do? Isn’t it a big waste of time? How do you keep up?” I respond with “What do you have to say and what…

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Your Web Site Isn't Enough

Your web site is your calling card on the internet. It’s out there among millions of other sites. Today, a web site isn’t enough. How do you draw more customers, make it stand out among the rest and increase its…

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Your Web Site Isn’t Enough

Your web site is your calling card on the internet. It’s out there among millions of other sites. Today, a web site isn’t enough. How do you draw more customers, make it stand out among the rest and increase its…

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What's RSS?

This is a quick technical RSS overview so you understand the technology behind social media. This blog is RSS-enabled. RSS is an acronym for Real Simple Syndication — a standardized XML file format that allows information to be published once and viewed by many…

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What’s RSS?

This is a quick technical RSS overview so you understand the technology behind social media. This blog is RSS-enabled. RSS is an acronym for Real Simple Syndication — a standardized XML file format that allows information to be published once and viewed by many…

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Do You Blog?

As defined in Wikipedia, a blog is a type of web site, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse-chronological order. “Blog” can…

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Twitter – The Microblog

When I’m asked to talk about social media and get around to talking about Twitter, the first question I get is “Please tell me what Twitter’s all about. I don’t get it.” Twitter defines itself as the following: “Twitter is…

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Getting Sticky – Optimizing For Search Engines

Sticky is about attracting customers and boosting your rankings in search engine results.  Search engine optimization (SEO) is a principal used to drive more traffic to your site based on keyword searches in search engines (Yahoo, Google, AltaVista). The assumption is that…

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