Negative Effects of Social Networking Sites for Students

Negative Effects of Social Networking Sites for Students
The popularity of the social networking sites increased rapidly in the last decade. This is probably due to the reason that college and university students as well as teens used it extensively to get global access. These social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook have become a raging craze […] Read more…

Top 10 ways to create a social media dashboard

Top 10 ways to create a social media dashboard
Social media and all of the noise these sites create can take up a lot of your time if you are managing a social network, and if you are keeping tabs on multiple networks, this gets even more difficult. The hardest part is finding important conversations and vital comments that […] Read more…

How to Conduct Multiple Social Media Searches with One Lookup

How to Conduct Multiple Social Media Searches with One Lookup
The social media search engine normally lets a person carry out searches of multiple of dozens of social networking sites. Social media can be described to be the social networking system  where people get to interact on a social forum. It is meant to keep the friends updated about their […] Read more…

20 Easy Ways to Promote Your Blog Across the Social Web

20 Easy Ways to Promote Your Blog Across the Social Web
One of the key points I explain in my book, 30-Minute Social Media Marketing, is that for a business to succeed in building a brand and growing, it needs to surround consumers with branded online experiences, so those consumers can self-select how they want to engage with the brand.  The […] Read more…

5 Ways to Drive a Buzz about Your Events Using Social Media

5 Ways to Drive a Buzz about Your Events Using Social Media
Whether you’re a blogger, business owner, or individual with an event to promote, you can spread the word and drive an online buzz about it using the free tools of the social Web. Some tools integrate directly into popular social networking sites like Facebook and LinkedIn while others not only […] Read more…

Why WickedFire is a Great Forum to Learn Online Business and Marketing

Look, if you’re interested in joining a forum where everyone is polite but nobody is making serious money, try WarriorForum or DigitalPoint. Those two, for example, have very strict etiquette rules but only one “minor” problem. Simply put, lots of WarriorForum and DigitalPoint members talk the talk but few of […] Read more…

Would You Pay to Read Someone’s Tweets?

Would you pay to read someone’s tweets? For some time now, enterprising individuals have been trying to find the holy grail of Twitter monetization. Some have been blatantly spamming advertisements through @replies. Some have indirectly monetized their Twitter accounts by using it as a viral marketing tool. Still, others have […] Read more…

How to Find People to Follow on Twitter

We’ve all heard of how awesome Twitter is for social media marketing, but you may not know how to get started. One of the most important and basic things for Twitter marketing is finding people to follow. Here are a couple ways to do that, so you can start networking […] Read more…

Getting Links to your Blog

Is your blog not experiencing the volume of traffic that you would like to see? One of the major flaws that many blog owners do not consider is the importance of links and linking. Links are to a blog, what highways are to the automotive world. Without highways, information, people, […] Read more…

How much traffic is Bing sending to your blog?

I thought it would be interesting, a couple of weeks in, to see how much traffic Microsoft’s new Bing search engine was sending to a range of blogs I have stats access to. While it’s very early days and the sample size I have access to is fairly limited compared […] Read more…