Archive for February, 2013

The #Pope’s Resignation via Social Media

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Today Pope Benedict XVI, now taking on the title of Pope Emeritus, left Vatican City to start his retirement, making him the first pope in 600 years to resign from the papacy.

Many people took to Twitter and Facebook today to share the news and to offer well wishes.  News stations tweeted that they were showing live footage of Pope Benedict leaving Vatican City and arriving at Castel Gandolfo, where he ...

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Geekbook 2.26 | An Internet and Online Media Zeitgeist

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Welcome to Geekbook —  Capturing the daily buzz in digital media and online marketing & design, as well as trends, news, and cultural topics that are helping shape and inform today’s readers. Subscribe here to receive Geekbook via e-mail.

Today – Yahoo’s work from home policy ...

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Geekbook 2.25 | An Internet and Online Media Zeitgeist

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Today – The Academy Awards ...

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88 Ways to Promote Your Brand on the Web

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No fluff! Here are 88 things you can do right now, with varying levels of complexity, to promote your brand on the web. Get to it!

  1. Create a Facebook page
  2. Create a Twitter account
  3. Create a Google+ Business page
  4. Create a LinkedIn account
  5. Create a Pinterest account
  6. Create a YouTube account
  7. Claim your Foursquare listing
  8. Create a custom app ...
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Shannon Kinney to Present “Building Audience and Engagement with Social Media” for 360 Media Alliance.

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Shannon-Kinney-Dream-Local-Digital1Shannon Kinney, Founder and Client Success Officer of Dream Local Digital, will be presenting the webinar “Building Audience and Engagement with Social Media” for  360 Media Alliance. This session will highlight industry trends, tactics and best practices for utilizing online marketing to build audience and deepen engagement. We will cover specific examples relating to social media, email, mobile and search engines that will help demystify using social media to build your audience ...

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Snowstorm Nemo and the Lack of Viral Posts

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For the better part of the week, the Northeastern part of the United States has been aware that a blizzard was heading our way.  At the moment, I am sitting in my kitchen while the snow is coming down.  My mom is cooking tons of food, from scrambled eggs and potatoes to meatballs, just in case we lose power and resort to preparing hot food on the woodstove.  Rumor has it that people in the Greater Boston area ...

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7 Simple Steps: Branding Yourself Online

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One of the best ways to connect with clients, friends, and networking contacts is through personal, useful, and relevant content posted in a variety of ways and places over a consistent timeline on the web. I do that, and I post cross-platform, and I comment and share in all of these places in a connected way. From my vantage, everything I do on the internet is connected and I do not miss a beat when one of my valuable connections ...

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Geekbook 2.1 | An Internet and Online Media Zeitgeist

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Today – ...

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