9 Lessons Learned From Trying Twitter Ads


Thanks to the American Express promotion, I received a $100 test drive of Twitter Ads. Here are the nine things I learned from the experience…

Pinterest Hacked with Best Buy, Diet Pills Pins

Pinterest Hacked Free Best Buy Gift Card

Pinterest hacked when users simply see other hacked pins of Diet Pills, Starbucks and Best Buy Gift Cards. This is a nasty one!

Is Path Taking the Path Facebook Had Envisioned?


Even I remember when Facebook was cool because it was only for college students (I was in high school, so I really got that feeling of the coolness that I was so sadly denied). People liked Facebook because it wasn’t full of people like its competitor, MySpace. You had networks, so you only had to […]

Review: Timely Schedules Tweets for Maximum Impact

Timely by Demandforce

Buffer is getting all of the attention. You’ve undoubtedly started seeing the Buffer logo popping up in social sharing widgets on your favorite blogs. But Timely by Demandforce offers a very similar product. And unlike Buffer, which charges for advanced options, Timely is completely free. What is Timely? Time to take a step back. It’s […]

Customized News: What LinkedIn Today Can Do For Your Company

Amanda DiSilvestro

Amanda DiSilvestro tells us about LinkedIn Today, a tool that pulls news and articles from different websites across the web into one place.

Why Pinterest is Awesome [Infographic]

Why Pinterest is Awesome [Infographic]

This is why Pinterest is awesome. It comes down to the awesome simplicity of the core product. Complete with infographic!

Why I Spend More Time on Facebook Than Twitter

Facebook vs. Twitter

I started writing this blog post about why I’m doubting the power of Twitter to drive traffic consistently or efficiently. I did more than start, I finished it. Then I read it and realized I wasn’t buying my own argument. I wasn’t buying it because that initial argument ultimately wasn’t what I really wanted to […]

The Only Path to Social Media Success: Honesty, Transparency and Authenticity


When I was a kid, I could never lie my way out of a sticky situation. I was a horrible liar. Couldn’t convince myself enough that a falsity was true to convince my parents or teachers that it was true. So I rarely tried. Just winced and took the punishment. It felt like a curse […]

What is SOPA?

Google SOPA Blackout Logo

Confused about the Stop Online Piracy Act, what it means and why people are upset? You’re not alone. It’s legislation intended to fight online piracy, but the ambiguity of the wording is what has upset so many. The uproar is as much about what is implicitly stated as it is about what it implies or […]

Google’s Search Manipulation Opens SEO Opportunity

Google Plus Logo

It was only a matter of time before Google began deeply integrating Google+ into their search results. It’s just smart business on their part. When you make the rules, you make sure that your properties get an added boost in the form of search results. Of course, not everyone thinks this is ethical. Twitter is […]