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Etiquette for Social Media… Courtesy of Project Runway.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Image by ge'shmally via Flickr The season finale for Project Runway Season 8 was a "hot mess", with two of the regular judges (Michael Kors and Nina Garcia) squaring off against Heidi Klum (the producer) and guest judge Jessica Simpson.  During the debate over who should win, the following exchange took place.   The line ...

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Are you crazy if you don’t use social media?

Monday, November 15, 2010

An astoundingly mediocre flick starring Dudley Moore came out in 1990, called “Crazy People.”  The gimmick of the movie was an advertising exec who decided to tell the truth about their clients’ products.  One tag line was: “Metamucil: It helps you go to the toilet. If you don't use it, you'll get cancer and die.”  Right, ...

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10 Components to a Complete Web Presence

Monday, November 8, 2010

This guest blog post was written by Karin Gryder from AdzZoo Atlanta.  Karin has an interest in SEO and guest blogging, but her real passion is helping small businesses survive in this tough economy.  As a former business owner, Karin understands the struggles of marketing and the challenges that face any business on extremely tight ...

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Don’t leave your brand’s reputation in the intern’s hands.

Monday, October 25, 2010

  Don't put your brand's reputation in the intern's hands.In their new book, "How to Make Money With Social Media," Jamie Turner and Reshma Shah state unequivocally: "(H)iring a few recent graduates to handle something as important as social media is a prescription for disaster, which is why we recommend assigning your social media program to ...

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Oh no, Mom’s on Facebook!

Monday, October 18, 2010

Last weekend, Jane Lynch hosted Saturday Night Live.  I was prepared for a creative “Glee” themed skit, as well as some singing routines (even though Sue Sylvester rarely sings, Jane Lynch has some pipes!). However, I hardly expected the hilarious commercial for a Facebook product which “cleanses” your posts and photos, making them more G-rated for the ...

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Social Media… You’re Either In or You’re Out.

Monday, September 20, 2010

A Frank, Face To Face(book) Talk About Your Brand There’s no question that the explosion of social media networking has dramatically transformed the way we communicate and interact with one another. For businesses especially, it’s providing a unique opportunity to directly connect with new and prospective customers like never before.  Likewise for individuals, it allows networking beyond ...

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