March 2010

Tweet Share9 Share +1Total Shares 9Here are the 8 most popular search terms yesterday for this site: So it’s pretty obvious that companies are looking for information on how much they should expect to pay for social media services.  If that’s what you are looking for, then you should definitely check out this post on […]

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Tweet Share Share +1Total Shares 0Do you have an engagement strategy built into your social media efforts?  Do you want more comments, more friends, more followers?  More interaction? Many companies want this. If you use social media personally, you probably want this as well.  We want interaction because it tells us that we are creating […]

Tweet Share1 Share +1Total Shares 1Luck favors the prepared. Last week I conducted a workshop on creating engagement and excitement around your social media efforts at the Social Media Optimization Summit in Dallas.  You can read my review of the event here. But the day before the event started, there was a tweetup scheduled in […]

Tweet5 Share10 Share4 +11Total Shares 20 “May I take your order?” “Yes, I’d like a small Twitter presence, with 200 followers.  And a Facebook Fan Page, but could you upsize that to 5,000 fans?  And I’d like to add a side of 3 updates a day to each, and a daily status report.” Amazingly, I […]

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Tweet Share Share +1Total Shares 0If you haven’t noticed on Twitter the past few days, geeks have been having a field day in Austin, otherwise known as SXSW-Interactive.  I’m often asked which social media conferences are ‘must attend’ events, and although I don’t think SXSW is right for everyone, I do think that anyone that’s […]

Tweet Share3 Share +1Total Shares 3 Recently, a ten-year veteran of company blogging said he was throwing in the towel on his company blog.  So when Joel on Software goes up in smoke, does that mean that it’s finally time to pronounce that company blogging is dead? Hardly. What it means, is that there are […]

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Tweet Share Share +1Total Shares 0How many of you have done this same thing?  Commented on a friend’s status or item then almost immediately you started getting emails from Facebook alerting you to other people that had commented as well. This is perfect if you want to see what everyone else is saying.  But what […]