September 2, 2014

Calendar of social media, tech & marketing events: September 2014

by JD Lasica

Fergie from the Black Eyed Peas at a recent Oracle OpenWorld (Photo by Sen Chang) Guide to the month’s best conferences & events As summer slides into fall, it’s time to gear up for a slew of social media, tech and marketing conferences. Among the notable events on tap: the annual conferences put on by Oracle OpenWorld, the Social Shake-Up, … Continue reading

June 18, 2014

11 steps to creating truly awful content

by David Spark

Wouldn’t it be great if someone could simply explain to you the secret to creating great content? The only way to create great content is to do it over and over again until you get good at it. And then once you’re good at it, keep doing it until you’re better at it. Continue reading

May 12, 2014

Enlist the power of the crowd for your next live event

by Chris Abraham

Enlist the power of the crowd to spread the word about your next live event through social media. Chris Abraham explains why live events need a live feedback loop. Continue reading

April 7, 2014

How to engage bloggers down the long tail

by Chris Abraham

<img ” alt=”Social Media Marketing” src=”http://socialmedia.biz/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/SocialMediaMarketing1.jpg” width=”600″ height=”479″ /> Target audience: Marketing professionals, PR pros, brand managers, SEO specialists, businesses. It’s essential for brands to have access to and a relationship with their current customers and clients as well with their fans, natural allies, their topical neighborhood, and their prospective and future clients. In a post-Internet world, this is best … Continue reading

February 3, 2014

Calendar of social media, tech & marketing events: February 2014

by JD Lasica

Here’s a comprehensive lineup of major social media, technology and marketing conferences and events for February 2014. Continue reading