AdvertisingAge: How marketers can tap social media.

adagelogoAdvertisingAge has a good write-up on what marketers should focus on while tapping social media networks.  Take widgets and apps for example:

Don’t forget the No. 1 rule of widgets and applications: They must offer useful, helpful or entertaining value to customers and potential customers.

Covering widets, apps, twitter, and facebook, this article serves as a good reference for anyone starting to jump into social media as a marketing channel.

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Poducate Me – an Online Podcasting Guide

poducatemeIf you or your company have ever considered starting a regular podcast, website poducateme.com covers every aspect you need to know.  With an online guide covering topics ranging from “Educational Challenges (of Planning Your Own Podcast)” to “Hybrid (Dynamic Processors)”, you won’t find a wider knowledge base.  Happy podcasting!

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ChaCha Search

chachaMany people have heard of the text message service ChaCha that magically answers any question you ask within minutes.  You send a question via text or voicemail to ChaCha, and they respond in a couple of minutes with an answer.  How do they do this so quickly?  ChaCha employees utilize ChaCha quicklinks to drill right to your question’s answer.  What you probably don’t know, however, is that you can take advantage of their exceptionally designed search functionality, built for speed, to bolster your own search results. Continue reading