Monthly Archives: February 2011

Keep It Simple – the 5 W’s of Social Media

As you think about participating in Social Media or as you continue to participate in Social Media. You should be able to answer these 5 questions. Continue reading

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Keep It Simple Series – The 5 Simplest Twitter Tips

The 5 simple twitter tips…#4. Look at the people you follow. Are they sharing things that interest you? Are they engaging with you and/or other followers? If not, don’t follow them. Continue reading

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Should Marketing & PR join forces for the good of their organization?

Here are the definitions of marketing and public relations from http://dictionary.com : mar·ket·ing–noun the act of buying or selling in a market. the total of activities involved in the transfer of goods from the producer or seller to the consumer or buyer, including advertising, shipping, storing, and selling. public relations–noun the actions of a corporation, store, government, individual,etc., in promoting goodwill  between itself and the public, the community, employees, customers, etc. the art, technique, or profession of promoting such goodwill. While the definitions are obviously different, it seems to me that when reading between the … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day – The most special gift…Friendship

Valentine’s Day is a holiday for lovers, but sometimes it is just a holiday for love. The most special gift I ever received for Valentine’s Day was the gift of love and friendship. It wasn’t wrapped in red paper, it didn’t come in a heart-shaped box, it wasn’t expensive or glamorous, but it was a hugely thoughtful gift that I will never forget. Continue reading

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KIS post 3: 9 Great Reasons to Participate in Tweetchats

This post is the third in the special Friday series of Keep It Simple.  Here are 9 great reasons to participate in Tweetchats.  Tweetchats have been instrumental in my “tweducation.”  I have been asked which chats I like and what … Continue reading

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