Category Archives: Technology news

You’ve been reviewed now get Faceified

You’re probably wondering “what the heck is she talking about?”. Well, I’ve learned of a great way to consolidate all your reviews and testimonials in one location that you can promote on your website, blog, email, and more!

No matter what your industry, reviews, recommendations and testimonials can be made and found anywhere: Yelp, Craigslist, LinkedIn, your website, wherever your clients are posting their reviews. It’s a lot to keep track of let alone promote. You may have even found yourself reaching out to clients asking them to re-post a review on a certain website for you.  Not anymore! You now have control over this, it’s called Faceified.

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Gift an App

I love getting little surprise gifts. Who doesn’t? I also love to give gifts, especially unique ones. That’s why I absolutely love this idea! When you really want to surprise someone give them an app for their mobile device!

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The Scoop On LinkedIn Open Groups

Some of you may have noticed that LinkedIn now has a group feature called “Open Groups”.  This feature allows anyone to view discussions and comment on them, member or not. Many group managers are concerned the discussions will no longer be private and may cause members to stop posting. Don’t worry! Unless the manager changes the group restrictions of existing groups to “open” the discussions remain private and only visible to members. If the group is switched to “open” each member will receive notification of the change. However, moving forward, all newly formed groups will automatically be designated “open”.

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Blogging For Serious SMO

For great Social Media Optimization (SMO) you ought to be blogging, baby! Blogging for business or personal use is a great way to share your knowledge and thoughts and really make an impact. Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Facebook are great but add a blog and you have the complete package. A blog helps to increase your Search Engine Optimization (SEO) resulting in more visitors and exposure for your business.

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Face it, Facebook is it!

Our next top social networking site for serious SMO, Facebook! With this weeks release of The Social Network, we thought it appropriate to dive right in!

To put this mega channel into perspective here are some facts…

  1. Facebook has over 350 million users worldwide
  2. The average Facebook user has 130 friends
  3. The average Facebook user is connected to 80 community pages, groups and events
  4. If Facebook were a Country it would be the third largest in the world
  5. Most recenty and very important, Facebook beat Google (all their sites combined) in ‘time spent’

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