Social Media Hot Sheet – Work Hard at learning

I am learning very quickly that smart people are saying smart things all the time. They are available and there to be followed. Like I said in one of my older posts, there is no excuse for not knowing. The information is out there. The smartest brand managers are telling your what they know, the …

Social Media Hot Sheet – Week of 4/11

Facebook posting best practicesThe short: Buddy Media recently released a study outlining best practices for increasing engagement on Facebook. Some of the highlights include keeping your posts to 80 characters or less, posting outside of business hours and using action keywords.Why it matters: For brands just getting started on Facebook these can be good initial …

It’s called the internet and it’s awesome! But can you define it?

World famous thought leader Doc Searls submitted an idea and gave us a call to action to define the Internet.  While on the surface that seems easy,  when you dig into the definition things get murky very quickly.  Is the Internet just the switches, protocols and opens source platforms that connect us? Or is it something more important, …