Social Media

Le buzz Pinterest : retour sur un réseau social qui cartonne

C’est un raz-de-marée depuis quelques mois… Pinterest bat tous les records en terme de buzz pour un réseau social : le nombre d’internautes séduits en 1 mois à peine dépasse l’entendement. Le concept de Pinterest : c’est quoi? 3 amis décident de tout lâcher pour lancer leur site de partage d’images : le but est de retrouver facilement et de communiquer à tous les photos qui nous plaisent. Pinterest est né de ce trio américain aux rôles bien définis : Evan Sharp le designer, Ben Silbermann le Développeur (qui a tout de même travaillé avec …

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Think Before You Tweet

Tweet is social

It never ceases to amaze me how many people (mainly professional athletes and celebrities), communicate on social media platforms so carelessly.  I think it’s great that many of these folks are using these channels to connect with their fans and provide glimpses into their professional lives.  However do these folks not realize the power of their words when they reach so many? Take the latest case.  Antonio Cromartie of the New York Jets tweets when learned of landing Tim Tebow: We don’t need Tebow. We sell out every home game let him go to Jacksonville …

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How I Fail At Social Media

Logo - Social Media

Nobody is perfect right?  I’m certainly not, and that is also the case as it pertains to my social media usage and strategies.  I’d like to think I get a few things right of course, but I’m not without my failures and what better way then to parade them out into the open for all to see right?  Some might think I’d be foolish to do so, but part of the reason I think I’ve found the level of success with my blog over the years is by delivering an authentic, transparent voice.  I believe …

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Factors For Successful Linkbaiting With Social Media

Podium SEO

Several of the factors for successful linkbaiting through social networking sites can be advantageous when attempting to reach a target audience. On a media site, linkbaiting is also commonly known as bookmarking and it is rapidly growing in popularity as people share an increasing amount of information with their friends. Marketing a company or website through the use of social networking sites requires the use of catchy descriptions and clever hooks that serve to draw consumers in. Describing and bookmarking a targeted market is growing easier now that information is readily volunteered by consumers rather …

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