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I recently introduced a real-world colleague as someone “I met on twitter.” When I mentioned that to another person, who spends very little time on social media, she said, “With the Weiner scandal you better watch what you say.” Well, with all due respect ma’am, not exactly. You see, had Weiner understood the reality of …
Several of MarketingMel’s clients are new to twitter and lots of people ask me questions about the best ways to use twitter. Since I’ve been active on twitter since September 2008 and score close to a 99 on the independent Hubspot twitter grader I thought I would share some things I’ve learned in the twitterverse that may …
Two years ago Tim Story and I sat at Panera Bread sipping coffee and planning our futures. Both of us had recently been laid off from an interactive agency that was hit hard by the recession. I did not even own my own laptop yet and I think Tim was using a borrowed one. Tim knew …
Implement the 4 P’s + social media in your business marketing strategy.