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Connection: Tools for the Content Developer’s Network

April 25, 2017 by


We’re a couple months into the Content Tools series, and we’ve come to solutions to advance social networking. My background frame on Medium introduces 6 tools that can help us: Twitter, Medium, Facebook, Linked-in, Basecamp and Slack note (before you ask): I’m saving Instagram and WordPress for future comparisons and then reviews how they stack […]

Can Facebook successfully enter the recruiting market?

December 5, 2016 by


A TechCrunch (TC) post was published last month indicated that Facebook may join in on LinkedIn’s recruiting business, allowing business Pages to promote job listings. A new Facebook option in the status update composer allows Pages to formally share a job opening with related details like job title, salary or if it’s full-time versus part-time. TechCrunch found […]

Social Media Marketing – To Pay Or Not To Pay?

June 9, 2015 by


Many articles talk about how Facebook and other social media channels are creating a “pay to play” situation where non-paid company posts are only seen by a small percentage of their followers. Facebook is the one mentioned most, but Twitter and LinkedIn have paid ads as well. With Promoted Pins, even Pinterest is getting into […]

Social Media Sweet Spot

February 9, 2015 by


Recently, there was a MarketingProfs article that discussed the best days and times to post content – the content “sweet spot” if you will… When you combine that with the proximity of Valentine’s Day, I started thinking about how the most popular isn’t always the best choice. Just like there were good and bad choices […]

Is this the Rise or Fall of Social Influence?

December 17, 2014 by


Has social media (and we as its masters) stripped away the meaningful value of influence? Over the last few weeks that thought has nagged me until at last I threw it at my friend Chris Jones (@sourcepov) for a sanity check. If you know Chris, then his reply to my pondering will come as no surprise. “OMG, how awesome. This […]

Social Media Stats To Rock Your World

November 19, 2013 by


This week’s #SMChat topic is thanks to Creative Sage’s Facebook post about surprising social media statistics. It contained a link to the Fast Company article by Australian Belle Beth Cooper which contains not only stats on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest and YouTube, but some great infographics, too! I reached out to Belle Beth Cooper […]

Who Uses Social Media And How?

April 16, 2013 by


I’d like to start by saying, thank you – #SMChat has been named one of the 15 essential chats for social media marketers by Mashable and we wouldn’t have made the list without the participation of readers like you! Now on to this week’s topic…who uses social media and how? Several years ago, I came […]