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10 Success Tips for Social Media Marketing

Saturday, May 28, 2011


Are you just embarking on adding social media marketing to your online marketing mix? Not everyone is an expert community manager, already well versed in dealing with trolls and other such basics of social media engagement, so here are a few tips on saving your sanity, and gaining a life. Please feel free to add […]

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Making the Most of Friday with Social Media

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

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You might not realise this, but the interaction rate on various social networking sites increases on Thursdays and Fridays. A recent report by Buddy Media analysing 200 Facebook pages over a 14 day period, it was discovered that the engagement rate is 18% higher during the last two days of the work week. Additional research […]

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How your Business can Capitalize on Twitter’s Popularity

Wednesday, October 27, 2010


Twittering is very addictive and it’s no wonder why millions of people send out tweets all day long. Join millions of business owners are now capitalizing on Twitter’s popularity to market their products and services. The tweets are merely 140 characters and it is also called micro-blogging. With only a few characters, you will need to answer […]

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Twittering Towards Success – Tips for Newbies

Saturday, October 16, 2010

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When I go to business networking events, many new users of Twitter are constantly asking me how they can use the site more effectively for social networking and promoting their business. I tell them some companies use twitter to check up on competitors or find new businesses and customers with to network with. Furthermore, twitter is a great opportunity […]

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Tweeting Tips: Make the most of your 140 characters

Friday, August 27, 2010


Techniques to make your twitter messages (tweets) more punchy, credible and viral. Some initial findings have been produced by Jakob Nielsen who ran a simple test to investigate ways to increase the effectiveness of a tweet. Based on testing clickthrough rates, tweets have a very short lifespan. Visitors only follow the click for a short period of time, compared with […]

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Three Easy Steps to Taming Twitter

Saturday, August 14, 2010

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Tweetdeck makes it easy to search Twitter for specific subjects and Tweetspinner  and make it easy to find like-minded followers. If you’re new to twitter, you probably felt like I did when I first started – how on earth are you supposed to monitor what’s happening when you can only see 10 messages (tweets) […]

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2009 Trends in Social Media

Wednesday, December 2, 2009


The social media statistics for 2009 show the ever increasing blurring of the boundaries between the physical and virtual worlds looks set to continue into 2010 at an even faster pace.  While analysing statistics, however, it is important to remember that numbers by themselves are meaningless. They become meaningful when these numbers are used to delineate trends. Most […]

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