Posts Tagged ‘Twitter’

What is Social Media?

I was honored to be part of a panel discussion about Social Media for the event planning industry yesterday at the Oak Room at the Plaza Hotel. So many people want to know more about how to use Blogs, LinkedIn, and Twitter for business. My close friend Elizabeth Beskin and I were the presenters. Here…

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What is Twitter? 10 Ways to Define It

The funniest thing about Twitter is that so many people have a hard time describing it. Last week, in preparation for a talk I am doing today on Social Media, I used Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook and asked my connections: What is Twitter? I got a ton of responses, which range from humorous to downright…

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Is This Twitter Spam?

I performed a Twitter search this morning for “SEO.” Here is the list of results I got: I clicked on this one: Clicked on the URL, and got this: So, being of a suspicious nature, I clicked on “about” and got this: Of course, that’s where I bailed out…but if I hadn’t, who knows? Perhaps…

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Can Twitter Help my Local Business?

I spend a lot of time these days talking to local businesses about Social Media and discussing how they can use Blogs, Facebook, Twitter and other channels. And that can be challenging because in many cases people have a hard time seeing the connection between online social activities and their businesses. Sometimes even in spite…

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10 Things I Learned at Twitter Boot Camp

On Monday I had the pleasure of being able to spend the entire day at Tim O’Reilly’s Twitter Boot Camp at the New World Stages in Manhattan. There were wonderful speakers and wonderful advice on the use of Twitter for your brand. Here are a few pearls of wisdom I took away about this exciting new communication…

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Managing your Social Media Time: Six Hours per Week

Lately I have been speaking to groups of entrepreneurs about Social Media. Once I finish explaining the benefits of using LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Blogging, I take questions. In every case, my audiences’ biggest concern is that Social Media will become a huge “time drain” for them. And, I can totally understand their worry. However,…

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Getting Back to Basics: Blogging, Tweeting, etc.

If you Blog, if you use Twitter, if you use Facebook and LinkedIn, you know how easy it is to lose your direction in the maze of information coming in. And, what to say, how to add to the conversation, what’s the best way to be a part of it? If you are anything like…

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Instant Social Media Packages Now Available!

Be Visible Associates is proud to announce the introduction of our newest service: The Instant Social Media Package Get your business on: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Your Own Blog and have it all work together for you! Training included. Call us today!

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Twart Tweeting!

  If you are a business person and you use the Web, you are probably 1. using Twitter 2. wondering about Twitter 3. trying to ignore Twitter 4. scared of Twitter This week I’ve had the privilege of talking to groups of business people about Twitter and its value to their businesses. Everyone seemed to fit into categories 2…

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What is Twitter Good for?

If you are a business person, you are either using Twitter, thinking about using Twitter, wondering about Twitter, or are scared to death of Twitter! So, what’s it really good for?  Here’s my list…I welcome additions! Lets you promotes article, blogs, videos, papers, and anything else you have published. Tells the world that you are…

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