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5 Things you should know about ELLO (so far)

1. It’s Invite Only and currently still in beta (meaning there are lots of kinks to work out) 2. Ad Free “fremium” model means you can pay for additional features / No Data Mining (so your data is safER) 3. EASY BREEZY. Clean, user friendly interface that works a lot like Facebook, but simplifies communication and news feeds (with no mysterious Read more about 5 Things you should know about ELLO (so far)[…]

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Content

  Forget what they told you about posting 3 tweets/day and 2 facebook posts/day just to stay in front of your audience… Let’s talk about how to get the most out of of really great social content. Because posting irrelevant, boring, mediocre things to Social Media could (and probably will) cause you to LOSE followers/fans. And no one Read more about How to Get the Most Out of Your Content[…]

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How to Use Reddit to get Honest Feedback

How to Use Reddit to get Honest Feedback  You’ve already heard of Reddit, but like me, have probably passed it off as “an online community of yesteryears that has no current value.” wrong. If you’re looking to get honest feedback on a new project from experts in your industry to really pinpoint how you could be doing things Read more about How to Use Reddit to get Honest Feedback[…]

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Social Media Sunday School: How to Influence Influencers

Yet another great post from Megan Hargroder.  More from Megan here. —— HOW TO INFLUENCE INFLUENCERS Part 3: Getting influencers to say “yes!” to sharing YOUR product or message with THEIR audience: Stalk your influencers. That’s right, we are back to stalking. Because you should know a few things about someone before asking them to jump in bed Read more about Social Media Sunday School: How to Influence Influencers[…]

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Social Media Sunday School: How to Influence Influencers

Yet another great post from Megan Hargroder.  More from Megan here. —— HOW TO INFLUENCE INFLUENCERS (Part 2) How to reach people who already WANT your product (instead of wasting time & money selling to those who don’t)  LESSON: The first step of GETTING what you want, is KNOWING what you want. INFLUENCER: Niche Bloggers Are you Read more about Social Media Sunday School: How to Influence Influencers[…]

Social Media Sunday School: How to Influence Influencers

Yet another great read from Megan Hargroder.  More from Megan here. —— HOW TO INFLUENCE INFLUENCERS Part 1: Your Network and Potential Reach  Sure, we’d all love access to an attentive audience of millions upon launch of our new product, but let’s face it: we are confined by limitations:  Limitation 1: Your network and potential reach Limitation Read more about Social Media Sunday School: How to Influence Influencers[…]

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Social Media Sunday School: Why Stalking Your Competitors is Good for Business

Here is this week’s Social Media Sunday School article by Megan Hargroder of Week 4 (Our Social Tribune).  More information on Megan and what she does here. —— Why Social Stalking Your Competitors is Good for Business Admit it: at some point, you’ve used the internet to stalk someone – whether it was a recent ex, someone you were interested Read more about Social Media Sunday School: Why Stalking Your Competitors is Good for Business[…]

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Social Media Sunday School: Mistakes Were Made

Here is this week’s Social Media Sunday School article by Megan Hargroder of Week 4 (Our Social Tribune).  More information on Megan and what she does here. —— Mistakes Were Made (by everyone. so relax.) When it comes to managing your social presence online, nobody’s perfect. Even the military experiences email marketing glitches, like this week when they accidentally sent out Read more about Social Media Sunday School: Mistakes Were Made[…]

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Social Media Sunday School: Want more followers?

Another great Social Media Sunday School article by Megan Hargroder of Week 4 (Our Social Tribune).  More information on Megan and what she does here. ——– Working with startups, the #1 question I get is: “How do I build a giant, loyal, responsive audience in one month and with zero dollars and very little time/management/upkeep?” To which my initial response is as Read more about Social Media Sunday School: Want more followers?[…]

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Social Media Sunday School: WTF is “Newsjacking” anyway?

Check out this great Social Media Sunday School article by Megan Hargroder of Week 4 (Our Social Tribune).  She has a ton of great material and more information here. ——- Social Media Sunday School: WTF is “Newsjacking” anyway? Newsjacking: (v) the process of injecting your brand into the day’s news, creating a twist that grabs eyes when Read more about Social Media Sunday School: WTF is “Newsjacking” anyway?[…]