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Entries from September 2008

Social search in action

September 18th, 2008 · 6 Comments

I talk a lot about the power of social search, and today I’ve experienced a perfect example. On my way back from a late, quick lunch errand, I found myself facing a dilemma and needing quick answers. I posted a query to my knowledgeable and enlightened Twitter network, knowing I’d benefit from instant expertise. Note: I also could have posed [...]

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Tags: Networking · social media

Free web 2.0 e-books

September 10th, 2008 · 5 Comments

I must mention Chris Brogan a lot in my house, because anytime I’m faced with a challenge related to my blog or social media work in general, my husband gets a mock-serious look on his face and asks “what would Chris Brogan do?!” CB really is that influential when it comes to web 2.0 stuff. Now, he [...]

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Tags: Blogging · PR · social media

PR is delicious.

September 7th, 2008 · 2 Comments

If you’re connected to me on Plaxo, Friendfeed or Facebook or you’ve subscribed to this blog’s RSS feed, you probably already know that I’m a huge fan of Delicious. I use this social bookmarking site in place of my Internet favorites to save sites, articles, videos, blogs and other links I like so I can refer back to them at [...]

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Tags: Blogging · Networking · PR · social media