Category Archives: Social Marketing

Pownce Is Officially Shutting Down

I just got the official notice today (even though I have been hearing rumors for some time now) that Pownce is officially shutting down shop on December 15th.  I guess you can’t hit home runs with everything you do huh?  Pownce had potential, but when Twitter came along and had such a better interface, not […]

Viral Marketing Creative Ideas – Pet Carriers

This could not have worked out more perfectly for what I am about to post.  I was just checking my email and received a viral marketing question from a reader who sells Pet Carriers.  She was asking me what she could come up with that would be a good viral marketing post and wanted some […]

How to Get Shaquille O’Neal to Follow You on Twitter @THE_REAL_SHAQ

If you are a Twitter addict, and/or an NBA/Shaq addict, chances are you know that Shaq recently joined Twitter @THE_REAL_SHAQ. Most people know what the NBA is…if you don’t know what Twitter is, here is a quick explanation: Twitter is a micro-blogging site that allows you to network, build friends, and share what’s happening in […]

Viral Marketing Monday – Your Viral Marketing Questions Answered

With this being viral marketing Monday, and especially with it being Thanksgiving week, I wanted to say thanks to all the people who follow me on all of the places I blog/micro-blog/share at, and give back a little to my readers, even on this very new blog of mine. I really do appreciate the people […]

What does the US v. Drew case mean for social media marketers?

If you have not yet heard anything about the seriously tragic US v. Drew case, it may be difficult to answer this question. Here is a short recap of the facts in the case: Lori Drew is a mother accused of helping to create and use a fake MySpace account (of a 16 year old […]

How To Think Like A Social Media Marketer Part 2

I did a similar post on another blog I co-author about a year ago titled how to think like a social media marketer (thus part 2 here), and decided to revisit the topic of “thinking like a social media marketer” and bring it up to date a little more, and give some fresh ideas. Last […]

Have You ‘Tipd’ Anything Yet?

This morning (thanks to a @tamar tweet) I was reading over on the Tipd blog about Tipd going to version 1.0, and I think that’s pretty cool considering they have only been in beta for a little over a month. Never heard of Tipd? What is Tipd? To understand what Tipd is, you need to […]

Viral Marketing Monday – A Well Executed Example

This morning when I was taking the kids to school I was listening to my normal morning show, The John Jay & Rich show here in Arizona. I freaking love these guys, and I promise you will not find any two people that will make you laugh harder in the morning – anywhere. They did […]