Category - Social Media

.: Facebook Advertising :. Where It’s Going…

  I’ve sat in many cross-department meetings in the past month that specifically focused on Social Media’s relevance with advertising. Facebook has become a hot topic for most brands I work with. Is their advertising platform really worth it? In 2013, Facebook admitted that its organic reach was slipping, due to algorithms and wanting brands…

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.:Must Meets:. Great people from NMX 2014

I came home from #CES2014 in a self-imposed mad dash to the airport to board and get home to two, very missed children. As I impatiently sat through another taxi line and impatiently wiggled in my assigned middle airplane seat, I tried to digest everything of the past few days. Who You Should Know: NMX…

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{Social Tech} How International CES is utilizing Social Media marketing in 2014

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced a variety of social media promotions at the 2014 International CES® designed to help attendees more easily navigate the show, identify the key trends and connect with business contacts, friends and colleagues. These attractions include a Social Media Command Center, a networking event called Social Hour and a Social…

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{Uh Oh} LinkedIn Is Getting A Bit Spammy…

LinkedIn is an amazing tool to source new relationships and take online networking, offline. However, I’ve noticed the spam is getting a bit overwhelming. Just this week alone, I deleted over 18 messages asking me if I needed a new financial planner, printer and someone even tried to sell me an MLM product. While I…

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{Online Behavior} You are what you tweet…

Update: I received one of the kindest emails this afternoon from Charlene Briner, Chief of Staff for the MN Department of Education. I asked permission to quote the email. Charlene emailed: “I really appreciated your thoughtful post yesterday about MDE’s decision to pull our PSA’s from Clear Channel.  It really was a no-brainer business decision. …

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