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Top 10 Tweetable Nuggets from 50 Social Media Pros

»Posted by on Jun 1, 2014 | 0 comments

Top 10 Tweetable Nuggets from 50 Social Media Pros

Do you have ever this feeling after going to a conference or event that you just need time to “process”? A few weeks ago, we came back from Social Media Camp, the largest conference of its its kind in Canada, and the information is still sinking in.    This year’s 600+ attendance, 50 world-class speakers, 14K tweets, hundreds of re-tweets, posts, shares, “trending” hashtags and tattoos, couldn’t be more of a testament to the fact that everyone is craving social media skills they can readily apply to gain a competitive edge in their business, workplace, or school. We couldn’t possibly physically attend all of the sessions, but thanks to the live tweets, we could cherry pick some pretty valuable and timeless takeaways. 1) We are all...

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Awesome Social Media & Content Whiz Wanted!

»Posted by on May 20, 2014 | 0 comments

Are you a social media whiz? We want to hear from you!   WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR You must be a Vancouver based student or recent graduate in business, marketing or communications. You think in tweets, and understand that social – like anything else – is all about building relationships. You have managed (and grown) your own social media accounts; or perhaps, even better, those of clients. You are familiar with HootSuite, Buffer, Klout, and the like. You have published great blog posts, articles and content that others enjoy reading and sharing. You have a great eye for detail and understand the power of a good copy in conversion. Oh, and by the way, you are also easy to work with, super organized, and get things done.   HOW YOU CAN GET OUR...

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Protected: I can kids test

»Posted by on May 19, 2014 | Enter your password to view comments.

Follow @ICanKidsBooks Follow @Clarissa_xplain Follow @ZooJourneys An InLinkz...

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5 Powerful Tools To Get More Engagement on Twitter

»Posted by on May 15, 2014 | 0 comments

5 Powerful Tools To Get More Engagement on Twitter

This is part 2) in the Series “For The Love of Twitter: Get More Engagement & Lasting Relationships”. You can read Part 1) here.  Don Power, Author of “Twitter for Skeptics”, demonstrated 5 amazing tools that you may already be using – not to the fullest – or that you can start using to reach your social media goals. 1) #Hashtags Are More Useful And Versatile Than You May Think  A hashtag is simply a word or phrase preceded by the pound sign “#”. Hashtags are heavily used on social networks – such as Twitter, Instagram and Google+ – to identify messages on a specific topic. For instance, for our session, we used the hashtag #4LoveOfTwitter to keep track of our conversations, and questions you...

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The Importance Of Storytelling #KloutChat

»Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 | 0 comments

The Importance Of Storytelling #KloutChat

Today we tuned in to another #KloutChat on the importance of storytelling. Needless to say, that’s a hot topic, and a lot of us were eager to hear what @Klout had to say. Many defined telling their story on social media as being genuine, authentic, and personable. That is easier said than done, of course. The challenge many of us face  is how we can balance our work vs. personal brands, what to share, and what not to share. A lot of us are still struggling with this. We keep on testing the waters and seek the courage to make bold statements. As some say      “Don’t over think it!”…Tough to follow this mantra to the fullest when whatever you say is public forever! Another interesting point made was that each network has its own...

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