Tag Archive: Social Media

Is A Fake Twitter Account The Most Sincere Form Of Flattery?

twitter real versus fake

Is imitation is the best form of flattery?  If a friend buys the same pair of shoes because they love yours, or if they want a recipe for the killer kale and quinoa salad you brought to the BBQ, then maybe so.  But I made an interesting discovery this weekend: someone duplicated my Twitter account, using …

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How You Can Use Social Media To Help Promote Your Book

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Stacy Dymalski, blogger, author, speaker, teacher, stand-up comic, and founder of The Offbeat Author’s Guild, and I sat down last week to talk about the role social media plays in the marketing of self-published books. What sites should you use?  How often should you post?  Should you have a separate site for each book?  Check out the …

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“Facebook for Smart People” Will Teach You To Use Facebook Pages for Business

FFacebook for Smart People - New and Improved!

“In this world, nothing is certain except death and taxes.” – Benjamin Franklin Obviously, Benjamin had never heard of Facebook.  If he had, he would have added “changes to Facebook Pages”. The latest, greatest, most up-do-date version of Facebook for Smart People 6th Edition, Updated 05/2016     ORDER YOUR COPY TODAY!    This informative …

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Chances Are, You Need A LinkedIn Company Page

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    Chances are, you already have a profile on LinkedIn.  Chances are, you already know that LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional social network with more than 200 Million registered users in more than 200 countries.  Chances are, you already know that executives from every Fortune 500 company represented and approximately two new professionals …

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Manage Your Social Media Sites By Keeping It CRISP!


With everything that needs to be done during the workday, many of my clients complain, “How am I going to have time to be on social media when my schedule is already full?” It is true.  Social media can be a huge distraction and can be a time sink for you and your employees.  Yet, …

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Sharing a Post With Your Facebook Page

Sharing a Post From Your Personal Profile

So there you are, perusing your Facebook wall with your morning cup of coffee and you see an interesting post that would be great to share on your Facebook Business Page.  Sure, you can go to the trouble of recreating the post, sharing the video or link, but chances are, you are in a hurry …

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Social Media Life Lessons

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| Share For those of you who have attended my seminars, trainings and workshops, you know I always end with the following advice, “Don’t post anything you don’t want your grandmother to see.” Yes, privacy with social media is important.  Yet, I hear it from people all the time, “I don’t want to be on …

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What’s in a name? Ask Salman Rushdie!

Salman Rushdie

| Share Mark Twain once told us, “Names are not always what they seem. The common Welsh name BZJXXLLWCP is pronounced Jackson.”  (Or did Samuel Clemens say this?) The debate earlier this week between Salman Rushdie and the Facebook powers that be has caused us to ponder the age old question, “What’s in a name?” …

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Defending Social Media

People and Computers around the World

| Share Recently, I realized that I spend a lot time defending social media networks, like Facebook and LinkedIn, to people who think that they adversely affect our interpersonal communications. I began to look back on other technological advances to compare their advent to that of social media…(cue dream theme)… In 1987, I was given …

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Facebook’s Sponsored Stories Let the Fans Do the Advertising

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When you “Like” a Facebook Business Page, your Friends see a message in their News Feed which will, the business hopes, encourage your Friend to also “Like” the Page.  You know that will happen, otherwise you don’t hit the “Like” button.  But did you know that Facebook is now releasing a new social media advertising …

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