How to Talk to Mark Cuban

Not long ago, I was reading a Facebook post from Guy Kawasaki. If you don't know, Guy was the first evangelist at Apple and has gone on to do many other cool things in tech. He is an author and … [Read more...]

McDonald’s Twitter Strategy is Actually….Good

On occasion, I take a look at what certain large corporations are doing on social media. This time, I was looking at McDonalds on Twitter and I was quite surprised. Sometimes, large corporations are … [Read more...]

Roger Ebert, Social Media and Me

RIP Roger Ebert I discovered Roger Ebert a long time ago when I was just a kid. Siskel and Ebert had recently started, back then on PBS stations. It was a small show only a small number of people … [Read more...]

Hashtag Tips

Hashtags are an interesting social media phenomenon. They were started by Twitter users as a way to more easily classify posts of a similar topic or idea. Hashtags really took off with Twitter search … [Read more...]

Facebook Redux

I am having more fun on Facebook these days than any other social network. There is a deep sense of personal satisfaction I have not found on Twitter or Google+. There has always been a different set … [Read more...]

All Business Is Social

In todays world, in the way that all politics is local, we can say all business is social; and personal. You are going to notice a different touch here on the blog as I move to include more … [Read more...]

Connected World Radio: Engagement

Todays topic is engagement. Content marketing is a two sided coin and the other side is engagement. If you are creating great content but not engaging with people, you're missing the good stuff. … [Read more...]

Social Media Rules At Olympics – Athletes Revolt

Because of the massive sponsorship dollars attached to the Olympics, the IOC has created all kinds of rules about which and how companies can be represented at the games. One rule, which is getting … [Read more...]

Twitter Revolutionizing The Porn Business

The adult industry has always been at the forefront of technology and now porn stars are all over social media, especially Twitter. But this is no joke; they use using social media as a business tool, … [Read more...]

Don’t Short Change Your Social Media Profiles

One of the common and key components of all social networks is the profile. I see too many people and even brands not using the profile to it's fullest capability. The profile is important because it … [Read more...]