Posts Tagged ‘Social Media’

What is your question about social media?

Social media has come onto the scene very quickly and it’s left a lot of people scratching their heads. What good is Twitter? Why would a business want a Facebook page? What do I blog about? How do I get people to watch my videos? How do I measure the results of social media marketing?…

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What does your personal brand have in common with a can of Coke?

One of the biggest misconceptions I think people have about personal branding is that you don’t have a personal brand until you create it. Perhaps these people are way too into existentialism, but if you exist you already have a personal brand. That brand is reflected in every interaction you have with another person. Their…

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Social Media Marketing Hits Arlen, Texas on King of the Hill

I was watching King of the Hill on Hulu.com (what an awesome site) and was more than a little surprised that it ended up being about MySpace and the effect of social media marketing on brick and mortar businesses. Here’s a short clip of what’s going on. As the episode progresses, they also show just…

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The Social Media Manifesto

With 5 of the top 10 web sites, according to Alexa rankings, being social media sites, it’s pretty clear that change is coming. Change is already here. How this change affects your business and even how you find your next job is detailed in my new report “The Social Media Manifesto.” Download your own copy…

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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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Essential social media tools for businesses

This list is based on a cool post on 6 Social Media Tools Every Business Should Use I put my own comments to the list, but I think the author offers very solid advice. RSS Feed Aggregator This allows you to do a couple of things: first you can find news around keywords in your…

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Putting your brand to work online

The explosion of social media on the Internet has created an incredible opportunity for you to connect directly with your clients and to be found by other people who are literally searching for exactly what it is that you have the offer. Used correctly social media can lead to greater customer loyalty and explosive business…

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What good is a personal brand?

What good is a personal brand and why do I need one? You need to know where your brand comes from and make sure it is conveying the right things to those around you. http://www.yoursocialbrand.com

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