Social Media

Social Media Success Stories

Meet Matthew Goudge of www.prochef360blog.com. He’s an Australian chef living in China since 2001.  Chef Matthew and I met online and immediately signed up at yoursocialbrand.com. He began to apply the strategies to create new relationships and increase his website traffic. Chef Matthew’s primary market is other chefs.  Helping them network and find the best…

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Definition: Personal Brand

There is a lot of discussion on the Internet about personal branding – but sadly, a lot of that discussion is coming straight from people who have not one clue about creating a true personal brand. Instead, these folks are busily copying the personal brands of other self-appointed Internet brand gurus. Which is fine, as…

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Key social media strategies

I reading this new post from Charles Heflin and laughed (in a good way, of course) when I saw his second suggestion. Never let someone else tell you which networks to use He is so right and I’ve been conversing with people about this subject all week. When you’re engaging people through social media, you…

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10 Commandments of Social Media Interview With Charles Heflin

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] I had the privilege of interviewing Charles Heflin about his research into SEO and Social Media and wow we maximize the potential of social media. His recent blog post “The Ten Social Media Commandments” provides fascinating insight into the world of social media and contrasts it to some…

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Misconceptions about social networks

In only a few short years, social media has had an amazing impact on how people interact. In some cases, online communities have replaced more traditional social interaction and in other cases, it has enhanced or morphed traditional socializing into something entirely new and alien to many in older generations. None are more affected by…

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Handy Personal Branding Tactics With Social Media

I was inspired by this great post from Chris Brogan and probably the most interesting piece is the presentation of categories regarding social media. Here’s my summary of them. Listening By mingling online with other people in your niche you not only gain great opportunities for new ideas, you also get seen by the people…

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What good is social media anyway?

To best understand Social Media, I think it makes sense to see how it has matured and how people have put it to use. When I first used the Internet in 1990. There was no web, so what did I do? One of the most popular Internet activities centered around what was called USENET. It…

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Big crazy list of social networking sites for Video

Another list from Courtney. This is about 100 Social Networking sites that are for video. Would you have to be nuts to post a video on each of these sites? In a word: yes. There are other solutions…it’s a bit more expensive but using Traffic Geyser to manage your traffic is a great way to…

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