I read 22 books last year. Well, my actual number is a little higher (there were some I didn’t record. I’m a meager self-quantifier), but my Goodreads list is pretty damn close. Apparently my “goal” for 2014 was 36 books (which I didn’t meet and only vaguely remember setting), and after a little sleuthing, I determined that I blew 2013 out … Continue reading My Actual Goodreads Goal: Books To Read In 2015
At the risk of sounding like a grumpy old person shouting at the kids on her lawn and complaining about the long-gone good old days, one question has been at the back of my mind for a while now: Are marketers ruining social media? When I first started working in social media 5 amazing years ago … Continue reading Are Marketers Ruining Social Media?
Imagine the last party you went to. Think about who you were with, how you presented yourself, who you spoke with and what you talked about. Now imagine a complete stranger walking up to you, opening his coat, and shouting, “Hey! Wanna buy some of our COOL watches? They’re buy one get one free if … Continue reading 8 Free Tools for Listening to Conversations in Social Media
For many brands and businesses photo albums and photos on Facebook can get up to 180% more engagement and social networking sites like Tumblr and Pinterest drive incredible amounts of traffic back to blogs and websites via images. To put it bluntly, images are more important than ever when it comes to online marketing. Unfortunately, … Continue reading 16 Image Creation Tools to Improve Your Content