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Entries Tagged as 'social media'

A Change of Direction

January 11th, 2010 · 23 Comments

It’s time to embrace my change of focus instead of trying to fight or work around it. I’m opening my scope to include lots of other things – some of which I’ve mentioned above. I’m not going “full on mommyblogger” (at least, I don’t think I am) but this blog may certainly start to skew in that direction, and also to include more personal content than it has in the past.

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Tags: Blogging · Motherhood · social media

Social Media as Lost and Found

October 31st, 2009 · 14 Comments

Take good care of your network and they’ll take care of you. Social media really can save you if you let it – sometimes all you have to do is ask the right question.

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Tags: Networking · social media

Social Media Saved My Dog Again

June 1st, 2009 · 6 Comments

Using social media to affect positive change is a subject that is near and dear to my heart. Most of you have probably heard me talk about my dog Jack and his recent health struggles. When Jack was stricken with a rare and hard to diagnose chronic illness late in 2008, I found out everything I [...]

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Tags: Ohio · social media

The Great Twitter Sod Giveaway

May 23rd, 2009 · 5 Comments

The Great Twitter Sod Giveaway took place on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend. Read on for details.

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Tags: Networking · Ohio · social media

Social Media for Social Good

May 19th, 2009 · 11 Comments

Using social media to benefit nonprofits, raise funds and impact change.

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Tags: Blogging · Networking · Ohio · PR · social media

What’s a birthday without cupcakes?

May 10th, 2009 · 19 Comments

Celebrating my one year blogaversary with some link love and a gift for you, my readers.

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Tags: Blogging · social media · Travel

Personal branding through social media

April 14th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Tips on managing your personal brand through social media – more important than ever in these economic times.

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Tags: Blogging · Networking · social media

Twitter guide to hot hashtags

March 27th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Here’s my guide to popular Twitter hashtags and how best to follow along with the conversation.

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Tags: Blogging · Friday Five · PR · social media

Top five social media rivalries

March 20th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Five top rivalries and showdowns in the world of social media this week.

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Tags: Blogging · Friday Five · PR · social media

In search of passion

March 17th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Social media can’t create passion for brands, but it can absolutely bring it to life and help it to spread.

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Tags: PR · social media