At last week's SES conference in San Jose, I participated in two ClickZ panels: Managing Conversations and Social Media: White Hat vs. Black Hat. These two back-to-back sessions were related through the practical concepts that agencies and PR firms in particular face when it comes to managing conversations and electing how they will choose to par Read More
Since Web 2.0 is now passing its 5th year anniversary, there is enough data to assess just how much of an impact social media has had on our lives. While there are still those who believe it's nothing more than a passing fancy, a fad, the Studio 54 of our cannot deny the numbers. Statistics don't lie and Kagan, Fisch, McLeod & Qualman Read More
We've found 5 niche social bookmarking sites for businesses. Whether you're looking to improve your business or have business-related content you want to promote, we've gathered together the information that you really want to know. Read More
Engage your audiences, help supporters of your non-profit keep up with any tagged topic on Twitter and Flickr, or publicize your event with a custom Twitterfountain, a nifty new mashup you can embed on your blog or website. From Rebecca Leaman - @rjleaman Read More
People have been fervently writing about the fame of social media, especially Twitter. Ever since it took everyone by storm with its 140 characters of instant messaging, social networking has never been the same again. We have heard many describing Twitter as their ultimate kit for successful online business, promotional tool, or even traffic m Read More
With Facebook launching its redesigned pages for businesses early this year, many have flocked into the social media site, hoping to leverage this free function to increase their online presence. And expectedly, not all pages turned out to be successful. In fact, most turned out to be disastrous. Read More
The Gap, once famed for its funky TV commercials, is promoting its new line of denim wear not on television but on Web advertising and social media. The new ad campaign, titled “Born to Fit,” includes no TV commercials and places a greater emphasis on Web advertising and social media — Facebook, specifically — than any effort in the retailer's his Read More
I've just read a really interesting article in PR News about how listening to and engaging in social conversations online is the key to customer relations success. I totally agree with the argument and am constantly telling my clients that tapping into potential and existing customers' 'thinking' is one of the most powerful pre-sales tools you can Read More
The Socialnomics-Social Media Blog has compiled a comprehensive list of stats from all kinds of sources to prove that "Social Media Is Bigger Than You Think." Watch the video after the jump. Read More is doing a study of the business social media landscape. Take survey to include your business and get free report. Read More

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