Entries Tagged as 'Social Media Optimization'

BLVD Status Launches – Web Analytics Wednesday

July 9th, 2008 · 3 Comments

My good friend Chris Bennett over at 97th floor just launched a public beta of his cool new web analytics tool, BLVD Status.  Here’s his blog post about it. I have checked it out a little and it’s got some pretty interesting reporting, particularly for those interested in social media performance.  It’s sort of like [...]

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Social Media Marketing Is Hard Work

June 2nd, 2008 · 1 Comment

I am heading up to Seattle this afternoon for SMX Advanced. One of the main reasons I am going is because a lot of the SEO/SEM social network is converging there. When I started this blog, these guys were the ones who helped me get it off the ground by welcoming me into the 24/7/365 [...]

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I Am So Trendy & So Is Everybody Else

May 16th, 2008 · No Comments

No sooner do I join the Twitter revolution then Sebastien P. comes out with this.

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Tags: Social Media Optimization · Twitter

Twitter & Local Search

May 16th, 2008 · 14 Comments

Twitter’s value just went up ever so slighty – I just installed their widget on the right-hand column. After much encouragement by Brian Wallace I have decided to try and make Twitter a regular part of my routine. I have been trying to think about how Twitter could be of use to local businesses and [...]

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Tags: Local Search · Social Media Optimization · Twitter

The Perfect Sized Image for Social Media Optimization

May 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Tim Nash has a great post on social media image optimization. He has figured out the image sizes that produce the best results on social media sites. This makes a huge amount of sense. If you are trying to maximize your posts’ power you could do worse than follow Tim’s lead.

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New Social Media Blog

May 9th, 2008 · 3 Comments

I just discovered a new social media blog, Social Media Influence. You would think I would have known about it because it was started by my friend, Matthew Yeomans of Custom Communication. Maybe Matthew needs to work on his social media marketing skills. The blog is full of interesting stuff. This post about the top [...]

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What’s Your Major & How Big is Your Network?

May 8th, 2008 · 3 Comments

I was having a conversation today about the importance of social media marketing with a guy who has a very big social network.  He’s all over Twitter, Facebook, Digg, StumbleUpon, etc. And it occurred to me that the size of your online/wireless social network and the influence you hold over it is and will continue [...]

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Best Viral Idea I’ve Seen In Ages

April 18th, 2008 · 9 Comments

Under the “Why Didn’t I Think of That Category” check this out: These guys deserve a link for this one.  Check out their social media marketing blog.

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Tags: Small Business Video · Social Media Optimization

Loladex Updates Facebook Local App

March 26th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Loladex - Facebook Local App

Dan Goodman of Loladex, a recently launched local search service on Facebook, tells me that the company has launched an update today improving the UI and adding a bunch of local search filters (category, distance, etc.).  The service is focused on the Washington, DC area for now but clearly has national intentions. The new UI [...]

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Tags: Facebook · Local Search · Social Media Optimization

Naming Your Business With SEO/Linkbait In Mind

January 16th, 2008 · 22 Comments

Dr. Robert G. Aycock Bay Area Plastic Surgeon & Silly Name

Warning: This post is not for those who are weak of heart or small children. If you use the safe search option on Google or a V-chip turn back now. You are in the wrong place. Really. Stop. I mean it.

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Tags: Linkbuilding · Small Business Marketing · Social Media Optimization