Welcome to the Communication Revolution!

Early Printing Presses

We are in the midst of a communication revolution. The very fact that you are reading this right now is proof that you are a revolutionary. If you first heard about this on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or anywhere else on the internet means you are deep into the revolution already. I’m talking about a complete… Read More »

Don’t “Demand” Facebook Likes

Demanding a Like

No one likes pushy people. There are some industries whose sales reps have a bad reputation. When most people think about someone selling used cars, insurance, or a network marketing opportunity for example, they get a certain idea in their brain about what to expect. Unfortunately the stereotype is so ingrained that a pleasant encounter… Read More »

How to Make a Magnetic Facebook Fan Page in Under 10 Minutes with Lujure

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Having a dynamic viral Facebook Fan page is a critical must-have piece of marketing for most any business today. Most people have figured that they need a Facebook page for their business. However few are building in the features that make them truly magnetic so that they actually attract fans and reach more people. The… Read More »

Facebook vs. Twitter Demographic Infographic

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Today I wanted to share with you an informative infographic put together by DigitalSurgeons.com comparing demographic data between Facebook and Twitter. I found some surprises here. For example, even though Facebook is just about 5 times the size of Twitter, the first surprise for me is how similar their demographics really are. There are differences,… Read More »

Yahoo Torpedoes Delicious – Why You Should Care

Delicious Evolution and Demise

Last week news leaked out of Yahoo’s corporate office via Twitter that the struggling web company was planning to “sunset” several of their services including the social bookmarking site Delicious. The news that Yahoo was planning to shut Delicious down was quickly picked up by tech bloggers. And that prompted a rapid-fire response blog post… Read More »

Our Facebook Connected World

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An intern in Facebook’s data engineering department has created a striking image of our connected world by mapping lines visualizing facebook connections between cities in the world. Paul Butler plotted out lines of Facebook connections using the Latitude and Longitude of the cities for each end of the lines. The result is a pretty striking… Read More »

Are You Making This Huge Social Media Mistake?

Movable Type

There is no denying that social media is a huge phenomenon. At least 16 of the top 20 biggest websites in the world (according to Alexa) have some kind of a social media component. And of course Facebook, the granddaddy of all social media sites, claims over a half a billion users! Numbers like that… Read More »

Powerfully Interactive Facebook Pages Are Astonishingly Easy With Lujure

Lujure Custom Facebook Page Generator

Update: Check out the latest full demonstration video where I create a dynamic viral fan page in 6 minutes and 2 seconds: How to Make a Magnetic Facebook Fan Page in Under 10 Minutes with Lujure I watched a webinar this weekend that blew me away. Nathan Latka hosted the webinar to demonstrate the new… Read More »

Social Media Stimulates Dopamine Leading to Click Addiction

Glowing Brain

Did you realize that social media happens to be perfectly structured to tie into the way the human brain works by feeding our desire to acquire more information? It does. And it all has to do with a chemical in the brain called dopamine. Not only that, but it can lead to click addiction. Your… Read More »

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