Tag : Social Media

Rant.

It’s aggravating to me the overload of books being written about how-to social media. Just like when search marketing became the next big thing, there were a ton of books and articles popping up, telling everyone how important search.  Of course, I’m not talking about all books and articles on

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Facebook Update / Makeover

In order to keep up with new technologies and competition you must always improve. This time it was  Facebook had to do some upgrading. This is a brilliant move on their part, since people are always looking for different, better ways to communitcate. You can find out more here. Let

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Twitter Etiquette In Congress

As many of you may know Congress has caught hold of the twitter bug. This has led to the debate as to wether it’s appropriate to text during a Presidential State of the Union Address as Rep. Joe Barton of Texas did when he twittered the start of the Aggie’s

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Facebook: IM AM SO SO SORRY!

So we all know by now that Facebook decided to change its Terms of Service, allowing them to pilfer all our content and data. As our right to want to delete our accounts before all our pictures and all other UGC gets owned, Facebook is on bended knee before we

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Facebook for Charity

Here’s a timely article. Using Facebook to promote social responsibility, some youngsters create facebook cause to benefit the family who’s house was destroyed in the crash of Continental Airline’s flight 3407 earlier this month.

We surely understand the impact social media and social networking can have on philanthropic causes – as we

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Yankee Doodle Dandy

Pam & George had a fantastic meeting with the team at Yankee Spirits.

After a long chat about the state of local print media we discussed the opportunities that a social communications plan can provide a retailer like Yankee Spirits. (By the way, Yankee Spirits was Beverage Dynamics Retailer of the

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George conducts seminar on admissions marketing

On Monday, Strategis President George Irish conducted a seminar on Admissions Marketing, sponsored by the College Board. Local higher education admissions and marketing folks attended.

George presented with Roxbury Community College Marketing Director, Milton Samuels. The presentation went over the basics of college recruitment marketing with a special focus on implementing

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Where are the jobs at?

OH NO! Another one bites the dust. NY Times reports that Reader’s Digest Association is now laying off nearly 300 people. This is a national example of what we are seeing locally. Two weeks ago, The Boston Globe announced a layoff, this following the Boston Herald who had a round

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