Social Media Epic Fail Award 2012 … and the winner is….

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No matter how much you plan for something, things tend not to go according to plan. Today is all about having fun and gaining insights from some campaigns, tweets, and situations that went horribly wrong this year. After the laughs settle, the hope is that it will help all of us avoid similar situations for […]

How to: Find advertisers for your blog

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How do you find advertisers for your blog? If you’ve been spending a lot of time on the web, I’m sure you’ve stumbled across Gary Vaynerchuk aka @GaryVee on Twitter. Gary is not only the founder of a VERY successful show on the web (Wine Library tv) but he is also the author of Crush […]

How @ModCloth is dominating social media

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One of my followers pointed me to ModCloth, an online women’s clothing and accessories company. ModCloth focuses on independent and vintage-inspired fashion founded by two sweethearts from their college dorm room. Since then I’ve had my eyes on them. ModCloth, in my opinion, ticks all the boxes as to what it truly means to be a social […]

How to run a successful Twitter contest

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A Twitter contest is a great way to not only generate buzz for your brand but also to grow your followers whom are interested in what you have to offer. A Twitter contest is pretty straight forward. Ideally, you get people to share tweets with their followers in return for a chance to win a […]

Giveaway: Are business cards important? YES!

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I remember attending my first social media conference back in December 2010. Days before the conference, I had butterflies in my stomach because I’ve not been to ANY conferences at all. I imagined so many weird scenarios happening in my head. The worst part is, I made a huge mistake by not having enough business […]