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 … Read more about Welcome to the Communication Revolution!
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 … Read more about Don’t “Demand” Facebook Likes
This evening I noticed an icon I didn't recognize in my Chrome browser where my StumbleUpon button normally was. Turns out this eyesore is the new official StumbleUpon logo. Seriously. Stumbling Around the Web For those of you who don't know, StumbleUpon is a fabulous social media sharing site. … Read more about StumbleUpon Trashes Logo In Boneheaded Redesign Effort
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 … Read more about How to Make a Magnetic Facebook Fan Page in Under 10 Minutes with Lujure
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 … Read more about Facebook vs. Twitter Demographic Infographic
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 … Read more about Yahoo Torpedoes Delicious – Why You Should Care
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 … Read more about Our Facebook Connected World
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 … Read more about Are You Making This Huge Social Media Mistake?
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 … Read more about Powerfully Interactive Facebook Pages Are Astonishingly Easy With Lujure
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 about Social Media Stimulates Dopamine Leading to Click Addiction
I don't know if you've noticed but last night I saw that Zombies are taking over Sears. Sears has also created a new ZombieShopper YouTube channel. The first video was uploaded last week. This morning they uploaded the third video. They've got over 100,000 total channel views as of this … Read more about Zombies Are Invading Sears
How about something a little lighter today? You know something's successful when folks start making parodies of your work. And the recent Old Spice social media marketing campaign was very successful. So successful in fact that Sesame Street put together a parody of one of the main Old Spice … Read more about Sesame Street Parodies Successful Social Media Marketing Campaign