#eMSF Conference Re-cap: Day 1

Day 1 of eMarketing Association’s “The Power of eMarketing” conference in San Francisco is in the books! There was a great turn out yesterday and we learned a lot of new things. We also met some awesome people and made new Twitter friends. Tina Stewart, SVP of Marketing at LYRIS kicked things off with a very informative keynote presentation....more

More Bang For Your Buck: Maximizing Your Time On LinkedIn

This is part three of a three-part series highlighting ways to maximize your time spent on social networks each week. Click here for my thoughts on Twitter and Facebook....more

Why I Am Hooked Up. Reasons You Shouldn't Ignore Twitter.

LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter are not a passsing fad suitable for media, marketing, IT or recruitment professionals, as many sceptics judged at the begining. On contrary, more and more people and businesses realized the need to join and participate....more

Is LinkedIn becoming another Facebook?

The majority of people I know use Facebook to connect with current or lost friends and former lovers; the latter is usually not discussed openly. However, there are others I know in the business sector who use it for establishing business to business relationships, increasing client base and sharing industry tips. I haven't yet made that leap to Facebook personally or professionally. (Professionally, I may one day join but at this time I remain uncommitted)...more

Social Media by the Numbers: Fill(ed)-in-the-Blank Statistics

Fair Warning If you are thinking of starting a blog, be warned....more

Social Media by the Numbers: Fill-in-the-Blank Statistics

Fair Warning If you are thinking of starting a blog, be warned....more

Comment Spammers... Seriously?!

I agonized for some time about how to title this post. Here are some titles that didn't make it: Party Pooper Comments Friday Jolt of Coffee - How Not to Comment Like a Wet Blanket They just can't be serious Spammy...more

Social Media: Using LinkedIn for Design Professionals

LinkedIn is the most widely-accepted social media platform for business. Anyone who is an employee, employer, student, freelancer, business owner, job-seeker or otherwise involved in a professional endeavor should have a complete and current LinkedIn profile. It’s the site where recruiters find candidates, employers check out potential employees, freelancers connect with future clients, former coworkers reconnect, and business contacts find opportunities every day.  ...more

12 Amazing Social Media Statistics

 By Alyse Speyer Social media is about conversation and always has been. Here are twelve jaw-dropping statistics that may help you plan your next social media campaign....more