Mar
14

How to maximize your social media networks during events

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Back in October, Jim and I tackled a similar topic relating to using Twitter to cover trade shows. In my post, I said that I found Twitter to be the most useful social media tool for covering events and I tended to use it as if I was a journalist covering the event live. While…
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Dec
29

Our best three topics of 2011 – Jim Says

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This is our last She Said, He Said blog post series for 2011. Yesterday, Shelby looked back through our posts and picked three topics that she thought brought the best discussions this year. Now it’s my turn! This week, our #shehechat on Twitter will be an open mic night. We’ll discuss anything and everything in…
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Nov
10

G+ Brand & Business Pages – Jim Says

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For someone who had only had about 48 hours to work with Google+ pages, Shelby covered this topic well yesterday. Today I’ll focus on thoughts about the potential benefits and pitfalls of a business or brand having a Google+ Page. I’ll also share some basic getting started steps that worked for me. Also, at the…
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Nov
09

G+ Brand & Business Pages – Shelby Says

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This is another in our “She Said, He Said” blog series. Come back tomorrow for Jim’s take on this subject and our topic list for tomorrow’s #shehechat on Twitter at 8 p.m. CST. Oh, that Google. Within just a few days, they changed the user interface of Gmail, announced that Buzz was going away for…
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Jul
14

How to incorporate Google Plus in your blogging strategy – Shelby Says

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Yesterday, Jim shared his experiences with Google Plus and how he uses it to promote his blogs and website. Today, I give you my view. For more than a week, I watched as the social media world begged for Google Plus (G+) invites via other networks. I waited for my own invite and was anxious…
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Jul
13

How do you incorporate Google Plus in your blogging strategy – Jim Says

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I decided to jump in the Google Plus (G+) waters fairly early. Based upon Google’s two recent failures in the social space, Buzz and Wave, this was a relatively risky use of my time to learn and grow with the service through its beta and limited invitation period. It’s been a good decision as I…
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Jul
07

Obsolete social media networks – Jim Says

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Yesterday, Shelby covered this topic and I must say by and large I agree with her. I know, where’s the fun in a “She Said, He Said” topic when we agree? Well, sometimes it’s more about different perspectives and I think this is one of those times. While I agreed on the word “obsolete” when…
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