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Why We Fail to Create and What You Can Do to Fix It

Have you got a great idea on your to-do list, but it’s been there for a while? Is there a podcast, article or video you’d love to create, but for some reason you haven’t? If so, you aren’t alone. Most of us struggle bridging the gap between our desire to be creative and the act [...]

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Top 5 Social Media Questions Marketers Want Answered

What if you could tap into the minds of 3,000 marketers to find out where they stand when it comes to social media marketing? How valuable would it be to know how your peers are handing the time commitments, social media platforms and measurement? Lucky you and lucky me, the answers to those questions are found [...]

The real benefits of guest blogging

Some people consider guest blogging to be one of the more powerful of available tactics, while others disregard guest blogging as highly misunderstood and misused. Our guest blogger discusses the benefits of guest blogging when done properly and showcases a personal case study. Continue reading

ViralBlog Finalist In Top 10 Social Media Blogs 2013

Out of 750 nominations in the 2013 Top 10 Social Media Blogs contest -the blogosphere’s biggest contest for social media blogs- ViralBlog is finalist again! In 2012 ViralBlog became #2 in Social Media Examiner’s annual Top 10 Social Media Blogs [...]

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Weekly Social Media Recap #34

Time flies and since it’s not easy to follow, read and catch-up with everything, we bring you a Weekly Recap from ViralBlog: all of the past week in one place. Last week on ViralBlog among others “Any Press Is Good Press – Is It Always True? “, “Why Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Is The True eCEO?” and [...]

3 Q&A’s Before Starting Social Media Crusade

If you’re looking for a one-size-fits-all guide to social media marketing, this isn’t it. As an on-line marketing coordinator for a small business, I can tell you from firsthand experience that no such thing exists. No matter what some social media experts claim when attempting to sell their services.

Think Social Media Influence Doesn’t Exist? Think again.

I always knew that social media influence should always be weighted more heavily than any other variable in the “viral equation”. Last year, I wrote about a specific case study on how influencers can give you a boost in awareness and leads for your business. Well the influence fairy left a little bit of her magic dust again. Continue reading

2012 Report: How CMOs Are Using Social Media?

Should you as a CMO focus on Google+, invest time in Pinterest or just ride the Facebook train? The answer may lie in the 2012 Social Media Marketing Industry Report that is up for grabs until 19 April. For their new report our friends from Social Media Examiner questioned 3800 marketers and at some point [...]

By the Numbers…Where Social Media is Today

I’m on a plane again, which means I have takeoff and landing time to catch up on reading. In the bundle I packed with me this trip is the April issue of Inc. (you’re welcome, Margie…now you don’t have to read this one either). In the “Crunching the Numbers” section, they take a look at [...]

Weekly Reacp #5

Time flies and since it’s not easy to follow, read and catch-up with everything, we bring you a Weekly Recap from ViralBlog: all of the past week in one place. Last week on ViralBlog among others “KLM’s Meet & Seat Social Seating Is Live”, “Why CMOs Will Focus On Social Media Metrics?” and “Top 10 [...]

Top 10 Social Media Blogs: The 2012 Winners!

In December 2011 we found out that ViralBlog was nominated to Top 10 Social Media Blogs 2012 at Social Media Examiner. Earlier this month we were among the Top 20 Finalists and waited impatiently for the results. Today the winners were announced, and guess what?! Thanks to you we made it! ViralBlog is on the [...]

Top 10 Social Media Blogs: The 2012 Winners!

Are you looking for some good blogs to read? Look no further! Our third-annual social media blog contest generated nearly 600 nominations (almost twice as many as last year’s contest). Our panel of social media experts carefully reviewed the nominees and finalists, analyzing the quality of their content, the frequency of posts and reader involvement [...]

Examining Social Media With Michael Stelzner

Episode #290 of Six Pixels of Separation – The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to.

If you still wonder how to make money on a Blog or what the future of publishing looks like, look no further than Michael Stelzner and his …

Weekly Recap #2

Time flies and since it’s not easy to follow, read and catch-up with everything, we bring you a Weekly Recap from ViralBlog: all of the past week in one place. Last week on ViralBlog among others “How Social Commerce Influenced The Holidays”, “Dolce & Gabbana – Walking In The Line Of Fire” and “ViralBlog: It [...]

Introducing the Networking Clubs From Social Media Examiner

What if there was an online place where you could lend a helping hand, connect with peers and get help? What if that place was free? Well, I have good news! Social Media Examiner is proud to introduce Social Media Examiner’s Networking Clubs. Keep reading to learn more about the Networking Clubs and how you [...]

What Is A Blog? The Question That Won’t Go Away

By the way the conversation flowed at this year’s BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles, you would think that Blogging was brand new.

Rick Calvert (the CEO and co-founder of BlogWorld and New Media Expo) invited me down to moderate a panel cal…