Why You Should Join the SlideShare Community Today

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In a previous post, we discussed the major benefits of creating community-driven “living lists” with Listly. Today we explore the same concept of collaborative content as it relates to the SlideShare community and presentations. SlideShare is the world’s largest community for sharing presentations and other professional content, like PDFs, infographics, documents, videos, and webinars. Its […]

Pinterest: 5 Reasons the Valuation of the Darling Discovery Network is Bogus

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By now, you’ve probably see the articles flying around the web that are citing the $100 Million investment into Pinterest by Japan’s top online shopping site Rakuten Inc, which has then valued America’s darling visual discovery platform at between $1 billion and $1.5 billion dollars. Personally, I think those numbers reflect our absolute infatuation with heightened traffic as the […]

What the Plus! Guy Kawasaki on Why Google+ is for Passion

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If you’re a business-savvy internet user, you already know about Guy. The video below is about 16 minutes long – much longer than most of the interviews I typically record, but well worth your time and attention. After talking with him, I understand why there’s always a flurry of activity that surrounds Guy Kawasaki. He is enchanting. Guy’s new […]

Community Manager Interview: Jennifer MacDonald from Engage121

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As part of the work I’m doing to try to help you understand how Facebook’s Timeline update for pages will affect what you do with that tool, I’m on a mission to get the perspective of other community managers who live and breathe Facebook Pages daily. It’s interesting to compare to only a few years ago when […]

3 Cool Kids You Should Follow This Friday #11

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In preparation for Friday – you know … the weekday where everyone spends a little less time doing actual work and more time clicking around on the Interwebz – I’ve moved my cool kids series to be published every Thursday. If you’re working to expand your network with good-hearted, savvy, internet-friendly people, make sure to stop back every […]