So for me, the 3rd device is a nice to have, but not a must have. Maybe the next generation of iPads will have something that changes the game even more than they already have. But I'm still thinking that most developers and creators will be using Laptops for the foreseeable future. And probably not WIN 8 laptops.
Take control of your Google SERP. If you are in social media, then you need to be publishing. If you are IN social media and are "working the web" and you are interested in working for a company that does social media you'd better be able to show that you have been on Linked-In for more than a month. And that your participation online is more than a Facebook party montage once in a while.
It is here, it is done. iSteve from Funny or Die. The epic we've been waiting for is iHere, right now. Justin "I'm a Mac" Long, does a bang up…
It's unvarnished, but it's also incomplete. It's a best seller and will be a movie of the life of Steve Jobs. Maybe Isaacson will release the audio tapes of the 40+ interviews he had with Jobs and we can listen to Steve tell his own story. He chose his biographer because he wanted that type of iconic and lasting biography. He might not have been happy with a tech writer who really understood all the disruption and wonder that Apple created.
I'm running more analytics on the deeper results, but I wanted to share this today, to give you another reason to kickstart your 2012 online marketing plans with video content. And I should have another video out this afternoon, The Fastest SEO Guide EVER. So look for my next results post in a couple weeks, and I'll dig further into the mechanics of my online marketing with YouTube.
Video is a huge way that people consume content on the web. By creating videos that offer social media business learnings in under two minutes, I'm going to learn what works and what doesn't. Do business owners and potential consulting clients consume video to learn about social media? Will my video efforts show ROI? - I'm happy to share the results with you as I learn.
Ooops! We interrupt this Apple iSlate broadcast to show you from the war front, TechCruch has been hacked!
Personas, is a very interesting visualization experiment that takes internet mentions of someone's name and runs the scads of data through an analysis that produces a virtual persona map. Here are a few I ran of myself and my various "personas" on the web.
Year after year in my consulting practice I hear the proposals, requests, pitches for "building a community site." While the clients range from Fortune 100 tech companies to hyper-niched startups the call is always to build a "community" or "include social media" as part of the plan. 80% of these projects fail and here's why.
As I grow into new services, check out many, abandon many and stick with a few I intend to document what I find. I am asking the same information of my colleagues. In fact, that is what the Global Social Media Conversations room on Friendfeed is supposed to be about: define, refine and collaborate over the social mesh.