Category Archives: Social Media Tips

Blogging, microblogging, media, social media or… Which for your business?

TweetYou may be wondering, which would be better for me or my business.. blogging, social bookmarking, a social media focus, or ?? A darned good question, particularly as all have a purpose, a time, a place, advantages and disadvantages. So, … Continue reading

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Social Media Guide For Parents (2014 Edition)

TweetA valuable resource for parents was released today and it’s pretty darned nice – and useful! The social media guide for parents has been developed by the Liahona Academy (be sure to check out their website and the other valuable … Continue reading

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Growing Social and 10 Social Media Tips to Help Build Your Brand Loyalty

TweetOk, you’ve gone to great lengths to create social media properties for your company. You’ve spent countless hours customizing the look and feel,built a following, curated and created content, so now what?¬† The biggest thing you can likely do is … Continue reading

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Video – The Social Media Guard takes the social out of Media

TweetHere’s Coke’s solution to the “social media problem” – yes indeed, get your head out of the phone! Nice… (Source)  

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New standalone iPhone app for facebook – Paper

Tweet You may notice faccbook getting loads of attention on the wires this morning… that’s due to a new app called Paper – This morning, Facebook is announcing a new standalone iPhone app called¬†Paper. Contrary to earlier rumors, it’s much … Continue reading

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Data Privacy and 8 simple tips to protecting your personal privacy online

TweetWith Data Privacy Day set to take place on Tuesday Jan 28 there’s no better time to think about your own data usage and data privacy concerns etc… About Data Privacy Day – The proclamation coincides with an international effort … Continue reading

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Things People Do On Social Media that Annoy Everyone Else and how to attract unfollowers

TweetUsing Social media, like any other business tool, requires a strategy. You’ve posted thousands of updates, tweets, photos and videos in order to build your personal brand and also grow your social network so why jeopardize your “friendships” and alienate … Continue reading

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Vizify – Create an animated portrait of your Best Activity on Twitter from 2013

TweetOk Tweeters, here’s an awesome tool to help you create a fabulous recap of the BEST of your Twitter activity from 2013. Vizify munches and crunches your data producing a nice mashup of tweets, photos, and stats that you can … Continue reading

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Photos are King for Marketing! The best social media service for businesses is Instagram

TweetLooks like some research analysts are hot on Instagram for business… really hot! Research from SumAll reveals that the best social media platform for marketers is Instagram – Indeed a picture may be worth a thousand words, or more!

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Top 10 Tips For Socializing an Event from @guykawasaki

TweetI’ve been a pretty decent fan of Guy Kawasaki for some time now… it likely goes back about 10 or 12 years when I met him at an event in Vancouver. I had a chat with him, exchanged contact info … Continue reading

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Twitter Rolls Out Twitter SMS Alerts for Emergency Notification

TweetSomething new and of interest from Twitter this week as the company has now rolled out the Twitter Alert notification service. Twitter Alerts are an opt-in service where users can elect to receive “breaking” news and announcements from emergency notification … Continue reading

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GeoSocial Web Service Identifies and Maps Your Geolocated Tweets

TweetHave you ever wondered just how many of your tweets have been geolocated, either on purpose or by accident? An interesting effort indeed as I’m sure this is a much larger issue than what you may have first thought. There’s … Continue reading

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