Nobody puts social media in a corner … except these two

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Part of the challenge of implementing social/digital marketing is breaking free of the impression, dare I say the stigma, of being pointless and a waste of valuable time and resources.

The thing is, Colbert is right – it can be pointless.

Without a plan, without a purpose, efforts in the…

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#PointlessTweeting

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Part of the challenge of implementing social/digital/interactive marketing is breaking free of the impression, dare I say stigma, of being pointless and a waste of valuable time and resources.

The thing is, Colbert is right – it can be pointless.

Without a plan, without a purpose,…

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A school district and a girl represented by the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota have settled a lawsuit that claimed school officials violated the student’s constitutional rights by viewing her Facebook and email accounts without permission.

Interesting concept, splitting the total anonymity of apps like Whisper and standard chat (knowing who is talking).  

Agree/Disagree: “It’s like squishing into a room with some friends, turning off the lights, and speaking into the darkness.”

Interesting concept, splitting the total anonymity of apps like Whisper and standard chat (knowing who is talking).

Agree/Disagree: “It’s like squishing into a room with some friends, turning off the lights, and speaking into the darkness.”

Another casualty of “wasn’t supposed to go public” rule of the Internet — if it exists, it will end up online eventually.
Although, if while the “making of/behind the scenes” footage at the center of the scandal was shot, it was stated to Chamoun that it wasn’t for public release (which sounds like what happened), then the fault is not hers to bear.
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Lebanese skier Jackie Chamoun is facing a scandal back home after topless images of the Olympian appeared online this week. Chamoun is currently in Sochi to compete, but the ripples are being felt in back home.

Ashley Wagner dethrones Lolo Jones as top-searched Olympian
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A snapshot of what is capturing the online & social worlds …

In honor of Facebook’s own 10th birthday, we’ve broken down 10 of the site’s biggest moments in handy status update form. Because, well, that’s just how we do things now. …

In honor of Facebook’s own 10th birthday, we’ve broken down 10 of the site’s biggest moments in handy status update form. Because, well, that’s just how we do things now. …

For Patrick Deneen, his dream of winning gold at the 2014 Winter Olympics is all about the “three Ts” – talent, tenacity … and technology.
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If London 2012 was the “Social Olympics” … is Sochi 2014 set up to be the “Tech Olympcs”

Before you decide to trash your neighborhood coffee shop or local plumber on Yelp, take a look at how things ended for a Virginia homeowner who bashed her contractor on the popular review site. …