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Graffiti all over Facebook
Graffiti, a simple Facebook application that allows users to add quick, or in some cases elaborate, drawings on Facebook profiles and walls has been an absolute overnight success as far as applications go. The tool gives people a fun way to communicate and offers a lesson for marketers. How can you find and create new […]
Building Your Own Social Network
Social Networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn and MySpace are all the rage at the moment for the potential they offer some businesses. They do offer tremendous applications for building community and even building business but these giants also possess some real limitations for most businesses due to the overwhelming size and potentially unfocused nature of […]
A Facebook and Google Reader App for Bloggers
A few weeks ago I wrote a post pointing out the growing usefulness of Facebook as a business tool. It isn’t that I am so enamored with the social network as I am optimistic that the new open platform will allow developers to create some very useful business applications. Today I want to tell you […]
Social Content for Business Geeks
I ran across a new social play called Daily Hub. It seems a bit like a digg with tagging and voting but with a more narrow focus – stuff small business folks might want to read. The site looks promising and I’m going to keep watching, reading and posting to it. A quick read of […]
More On The LinkedIn Conversation
A week or so ago I asked readers to tell me how and why they used LinkedIn. The response was awesome. Here’s the original post and comments The conversation fell out somewhat as I anticipated. Many people just didn’t seem to get much out of it. Successful users explained that it took a fair amount […]
Let's Talk About LinkedIn
Okay, like many of my readers I get an invitation to join someone’s network on LinkedIn often. On the surface it looks like a great place for the business person to hang out, but like so many networks, chambers, associations, it’s also easy to get nothing from it. I want to start a discussion on […]

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I would be a Judy's Book City Editor if. . .
I owned a retail business, home services repair business, consumer oriented professional services business or sold pretty much anything to homeowners. Social online directories like Judy’s Book are becoming more and more popular as a way to find businesses based on the recommendations of others that live in your community or are looking to solve […]
Talking to Digg CEO – Jay Adelson
I had a great chat with Digg CEO – Jay Adelson on the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast. He gives some hints about what’s coming up next at Digg. Digg is another one of those “came out of nowhere” services that now owns a substantial piece of web real estate. For those not familiar: Digg is […]