The ‘Tweet’ Life

The ‘Tweet’ Life

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We’re here to tell you: Kanye West isn’t the only guy who can generate some buzz using Twitter. And while you might think you don’t have the – ahem – profound thoughts that Kanye’s been tweeting, those seemingly endless strings of self-promotional tweets can equate to increased customer traffic, or so says Chrisbrogan.com. Mr. Brogan … Continued

Even “Oxford” Knows

Even “Oxford” Knows

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For all you bookworms and dictionary lovers, we’re sorry, but the third edition of the Oxford English Dictionary is going to be released only online. Thanks a lot, Internet, but I was looking forward to turning the thousand pages of delicious verbs, nouns, and adjectives. The Future of The Dictionary Seeing that the dictionary has failed … Continued

Riding the Social Media Wave

Riding the Social Media Wave

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As more and more people are tapping into the online cocktail party known as social media, developers are forced to stay on top of the trends and come up with the next big thing that will be all the rage online. Now trending. These five trends are the up and coming hottest things in social … Continued

The Future of the Telephone

The Future of the Telephone

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So you may have heard about Google Voice, and of course you have heard about Gmail, but now Google is combining the two and integrating Google Chat with a phone option. Yeah, that’s right, you can now make telephone calls from your computer. Not computer to computer calls, but computer to phone calls! Now this isn’t … Continued

The Best of Times, or the Worst of Times?

The Best of Times, or the Worst of Times?

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Well, which is it? With the worldwide economy sliding up and down (mostly down) it’s safe to say we may not be in the best of times. Now as a business owner or an employee of a company you might think “so how am I to make money during these trying times?” The answer just … Continued

I Want Your Voice

I Want Your Voice

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So now that you have a Facebook, a Twitter account, and a blog, you’re probably wondering what you are going to post or tweet about. Your dog? The weather? How many paint flakes chipped off your door this morning? Well… before you start thinking about content it is probably best to first think about what … Continued

Rapportive

Rapportive

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When you hear a word like “Rapportive,” you don’t know what to make of it… Is it a slang term for a rap artist? Is it a new military communications network? Is it a new kind of sandwich spread? Well, let’s quit guessing and just find out what the devil it is. It’s a new … Continued

With Friends Like These…

With Friends Like These…

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Friends are great, right? I mean they’ll always be there for you, cheer you up, entertain you, the works. When looking for friends we always seek out those who will uplift us or make us happy. But do you know who else you should befriend? Critics. This is what AriWriter.com has to say on the … Continued

Building Alliances as a New Business

Building Alliances as a New Business

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Building alliances as a newly created company can be crucial to your success. Find a strong referral partner and work closely with them to find success.

Reviewing your Reviews

Reviewing your Reviews

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I laughed, I cried, I lost ten pounds! Generate Buzz. Generating buzz about your business or product can be tricky. And while advertising is helpful, customer reviews and recommendations can be a primary motivator for new clients – if you can get them. LUNAwebs.com this week gave ten tips on generating client testimonials. Among the … Continued

Yelp me!

Yelp me!

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User Incentives. As if the guru-review site wasn’t sticky enough with its bazillion testimonials of restaurants, spas, even car repair shops and window washers – now they might be implementing a daily deal to boot. Move over Groupon and Living Social, both sites that offer a daily coupon for purchase that can save buyers a … Continued

Monitoring vs. Measurement

Monitoring vs. Measurement

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Monitoring and measuring the results of Social Media are two of the keys to success in this field. The hard part is, of course, finding the right tools to use, since there are literally dozens of options. The best tools should monitor and measure your brand on social media. These two terms are often used interchangeably, but … Continued