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The Godfather and Social Media

In many ways, the top level websites of social media can be compared to the fictional world of The Godfather.  Sounds weird?  Hear me out. The Godfather showed us a world of beauty and corruption.  Alliances were made and broken.  Those who were good to

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Impeachment Coverage – Who got it fastest?

When the news wires started buzzing, burning, and smoking about Dennis Kucinich introducing 35 letters of impeachment against President George W. Bush, we started watching the three top social media sites to see who would get the news the quickest to their front page. As

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Going Social for Marketing, Business, and Fun

Social Media Marketing isn’t new. 2008 is simply the year that it emerges as THE thing to do if you want your business, charity, or blog to be “in” instead of “out”. With companies that aren’t traditionally forward thinking in their marketing techniques, such as

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Winds of Change in Social Media Promise Improvements

On the internet, change is part of the definition. In social media, changes are happening literally by the minute. 2008 promises to show humungous growth and an incredible amount of change for major and minor social media websites. Certain things will be universal as the

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SEO Spammers: Leave Social Media Sites Alone!

You’ve seen them before.  They create accounts that have either a gibberish name or “SEOSuperstud”.  No avatar, or one that is their company logo.  They might have lots of people befriended.  They may have none. They always submit.  They never vote/Digg/upmod anyone else’s submissions.  Their

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Social Media: Experts Offer Tips for Success

There are always articles about getting started in or getting better at social media, but this week was flooded with some great ones written by talented, respected authors.  Here, I have compiled some great resources, some “must reads” for anyone wanting a leg up. Social media