A Look At Social Shopping With Groupon

One of the newer aspects of social media that is gaining traction is social shopping with sites like Groupon. These group deal websites offer...

How To Use Linkedin To Generate Business

While Social Media is definitely the hot topic of conversation this year, most of the tools focus on consumer centric business, and improving...

Tools For Businesses On Foursquare

Businesses or consultants who work in the social media space know that one of the difficulties is keeping up with all of the new tools and websites...

FTC, Disclosure And Your Blog

In December of 2009, the new FTC policy on blog disclosure went into effect. Here we are well into 2010, and nothing much has changed. In fact, even...

A Look At NASA’s Social Media Program

Whenever I talk with new clients about social media initiatives, one of the key points is having a social media plan or strategy. Social media is a...

Merchants And Retailers On Twitter

As we are on the verge of the fourth quarter, a make or break time for many merchants and retailers, I decided to take a look at how some large and...

A Look At The Travel Industry On Twitter

When working with different clients on social media related projects, one of the interesting aspects to look at is whether or not their industry...

5 Microblogging Sites That Aren’t Twitter

While Twitter is getting the lion’s share of all the social media and micro-blogging sites from the press and the blogosphere, there are other...

7 Ways To Act Like An Animal On Twitter

One of the most interesting aspects of social media is the fact that there really aren’t any rules, anyone can use the platform however they...

Powerful Linkbait: Contests & Incentives

Most people in the industry look at contests and incentives as branding and marketing tools. However if you are willing to get creative, you can turn...