George Burke, founder of, where people can rent books, is a finalist in the Forbes Boost Your Business Competition. Read More
Facebook status update: What's on your mind — —“Social media is currently the wave of the future, and it's surging through the business and e-business world like a rogue tidal wave.” Since social media, such as Facebook and MySpace (social networking sites that allow users to post personalized, online profiles), arrived on the scene about five y Read More
There are a few powerful misconceptions about social media's use. They interfere with its potential power. It's unfortunate. But, Krishnade, one of Europe's leading social media resources and consultants, dispels them during a recent conversation. They are condensed here for your convenience. Read More
For this episode of the Duct Tape Marketing podcast I talked about Exploiting Chaos with TrendHunter founder Jeremy Gutsche. TrendHunter is billed as the world's largest network for trend spotting and innovation and the site is a terribly entertaining and informative place to spend some time. Jeremy's book — Exploiting Chaos — 150 ways to spark Read More
As the launch date draws nearer, I can't stop but to think how Google Wave can change the landscape of how we communicate and collaborate online. Much has been promised and we have also seen how some of the cool features can improve the way we work. I have thought of 10 benefits that we can yield from this highly anticipated platform. The actual Read More
Look at the people who seem to have it all - a great job, an active social life and a happy family life. What do these people have in common? Read More
Twitter has been in the spotlight of many since its launch back in 2007. The credit goes to its versatility in any circumstances. It is currently being used for social, business, news and political purposes. Not too long ago, a study revealed that 80% of the people use Twitter for Business. But who are the cream of the crop? Read More
So we have heard of big names like Starbucks, Dell and Whole Foods making their names even bigger on social media. We have also shown you 5 great social media campaigns and social media best practices from the giants and there are a lot that we can learn from their strategies. But are you truly convinced that social media could actually help smal Read More
A British graphic car crash video has proven to be a great hit on YouTube. This clip depicts a 17-year-old girl called Cassie Cowan, texting while driving and eventually causing an accident that took 4 lives. The video cost Gwent Police force 10,000 pounds to produce, and was initially meant to be broadcast locally. Nevertheless, this video creat Read More
Follow Friday, which is better known as #followfriday or #ff is a hashtag used on Twitter set to happen every FRIDAY (duh.. otherwise why is it called Follow Friday?). It was started by Micah Baldwin to encourage people to suggest great tweeple that they think others should follow as well. Read More

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