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The other day I was looking for a way to protect a client’s brand online by reserving their brand name in the various Social Media sites. Two things struck me like a brick: 1) There are a lot of Social Media sites out there! If you consider the biggies you’re talking about at least 20 … [Read More…] How to Protect Your Brand Online for $99

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In Robert Scoble’s keynote today at Social Tech in San Jose (#mptech), he went through the changes from yesterday’s web to the 2010 web and beyond. I’ve captured 8 key points or trends that he discussed in the speech.  He also reviewed a long list of tools and technologies that B2B and B2C marketers should … [Read More…] 8 Social Media Trends and 22 Tools from Robert Scoble’s keynote speech (SocialTech)

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To be effective marketing online you really have to cover the following areas of your Social Media efforts. Some are obvious but others may not be: Promotion – how will you promote your company and the great content you are creating to attract potential customers to your site? Targeting – are you targeting the right … [Read More…] 5 of my Favorite Free Social Media Marketing Tools

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In the early 90’s, after a less than illustrious post-college career in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles I hopped on a plane to Japan in search of a new job. It was financially touch-and-go for the first 6 months but I soon settled down in the Japanese countryside living in a hundred-year old inn … [Read More…] SEO is better than Japanese