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  • The hashtag, or the art of prefixing a word or statement with the # symbol, is an important tool in linking people and topics together through social media.  Although the hashtag originated in IRC (Internet Relay Chat) and has since gained tremendous popularity through Twitter, its modern usage and acceptance continues to bring social media trends, and those who follow them, […]

    Why hashtags are valuable on Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus

    The hashtag, or the art of prefixing a word or statement with the # symbol, is an important tool in linking people and topics together through social media.  Although the hashtag originated in IRC (Internet Relay Chat) and has since gained tremendous popularity through Twitter, its modern usage and acceptance continues to bring social media trends, and those who follow them, […]

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  • This is a guest blog I did for TweetFind.com. It’s important to use the right tools and integration when managing social media for entertainment brands.  Twitter allows you to link your Facebook account (Settings>Account) using your profile or page.  I recently linked my Facebook profile account since I tweet more than I Facebook. Several pro/cons I noticed with this strategy Pro: […]

    Why you shouldn’t link your Facebook account to Twitter for entertainment brands

    This is a guest blog I did for TweetFind.com. It’s important to use the right tools and integration when managing social media for entertainment brands.  Twitter allows you to link your Facebook account (Settings>Account) using your profile or page.  I recently linked my Facebook profile account since I tweet more than I Facebook. Several pro/cons I noticed with this strategy Pro: […]

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  • It’s been reported that Britney Spears just knocked out Larry Page for the most Google+ circles. So I wanted to see who the other social media kings and queens were. I reported awhile ago the race with Lady Gaga and Barack Obama. Here are the current new leaders: Lady Gaga 16,420,907 followers on Twitter 45,373,626 Facebook Does not have a Google+ page […]

    Eminem, Lady Gaga and Britney Spears are social media kings and queens for Facebook, Twitter and Google+

    It’s been reported that Britney Spears just knocked out Larry Page for the most Google+ circles. So I wanted to see who the other social media kings and queens were. I reported awhile ago the race with Lady Gaga and Barack Obama. Here are the current new leaders: Lady Gaga 16,420,907 followers on Twitter 45,373,626 Facebook Does not have a Google+ page […]

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  • Facebook added Twitter integration for photos.  If you have your Facebook account linked to your Twitter account and add a photo to your tweets, Facebook will display a thumbnail of the picture in the post.  Facebook is more visual than Twitter, this is a great way to keep Facebook users happy instead of clicking on every link that comes through […]

    Facebook adds Twitter photo integration

    Facebook added Twitter integration for photos.  If you have your Facebook account linked to your Twitter account and add a photo to your tweets, Facebook will display a thumbnail of the picture in the post.  Facebook is more visual than Twitter, this is a great way to keep Facebook users happy instead of clicking on every link that comes through […]

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  • I’ve had a good amount of time experimenting with Google Plus and think it’s a good product and Facebook alternative.   I still enjoy Facebook but look at it differently every time I see it now after using Google Plus.  Facebook looks old school and web 1.0 while G+ is 3.0. I manage several Facebook accounts for artists, celebrities, etc. […]

    How do we avoid social media redundancy with Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus?

    I’ve had a good amount of time experimenting with Google Plus and think it’s a good product and Facebook alternative.   I still enjoy Facebook but look at it differently every time I see it now after using Google Plus.  Facebook looks old school and web 1.0 while G+ is 3.0. I manage several Facebook accounts for artists, celebrities, etc. […]

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  • At first when you hear “Apple is coming out with a social network for music” it gets exciting to hear more.  Then after I saw Ping and played with it, I lost all interest.  There is no doubt that iTunes is a well established brand name and service that everyone knows about, unless you are Paris Hilton doing cocaine all […]

    Apple’s new “social network for music” Ping sucks and is a big disappointment

    At first when you hear “Apple is coming out with a social network for music” it gets exciting to hear more.  Then after I saw Ping and played with it, I lost all interest.  There is no doubt that iTunes is a well established brand name and service that everyone knows about, unless you are Paris Hilton doing cocaine all […]

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  • Update 8.21.2010: Miso has updated sport games…looks like just for NFL, didn’t work when searching for MLB. [pic] I am still trying to figure out the best app experience for sharing activities to my friends.  I am stuck between three apps that I use on my iPhone which all work well. Here I will break down my experiences with all […]

    Who is the best app between Miso, GetGlue and Hot Potato for sharing activities?

    Update 8.21.2010: Miso has updated sport games…looks like just for NFL, didn’t work when searching for MLB. [pic] I am still trying to figure out the best app experience for sharing activities to my friends.  I am stuck between three apps that I use on my iPhone which all work well. Here I will break down my experiences with all […]

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  • Digi Jeff: Peter, what's your position at Plancast? Peter Sauer: There are 3 of us full-time and I'm the only non-coder, which means I do a lot of the other stuff.  Business Development, HR, Community Management, Marketing, helping with product direction, etc.   Digi Jeff: Briefly explain what Plancast is? Peter Sauer: Plancast helps you discover where your friends are going, […]

    How @Plancast can help celebrities / music artists with events & new Facebook app by @digijeff

    Digi Jeff: Peter, what's your position at Plancast? Peter Sauer: There are 3 of us full-time and I'm the only non-coder, which means I do a lot of the other stuff.  Business Development, HR, Community Management, Marketing, helping with product direction, etc.   Digi Jeff: Briefly explain what Plancast is? Peter Sauer: Plancast helps you discover where your friends are going, […]

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  • Some of you will never even hear about @defjam account being hacked but I quickly noticed it.  After 15 minutes some inappropriate tweets were posted on @defjam and deleted. It happened so quick that I doubt this will even make a buzz in the news, but I got screenshots.          

    DefJam official Twitter (@defjam) was hacked and quickly fixed

    Some of you will never even hear about @defjam account being hacked but I quickly noticed it.  After 15 minutes some inappropriate tweets were posted on @defjam and deleted. It happened so quick that I doubt this will even make a buzz in the news, but I got screenshots.          

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