5 Tips For Using YouTube to Grow Your Business

In this great guest post by Payman Taei, he shares his tips and experiences regarding the key ingredients to using YouTube to grow your business.

10 Surefire Ways To Get Me To Avoid Your Twitter Account

This article is for everyone who has a Twitter account. If you do the following things, it’s likely that I’m not going to follow you or retweet you (making you irrelevant to me on Twitter) and in some cases, I might even report you as a spammer.

The KISS Method For Determining Social Media ROI

Attend any corporate meeting on social media initiatives and it’s likely that you’ll hear a question or two along the lines of “how is this selling us more product” or “what’s the ROI on these activities”? Unfortunately, many social media strategists get caught up in the numbers that relate specifically to social media and they forget about the numbers that are meaningful to their business.

10 Tips To Ensure That Your Blog Doesn’t Suck!

Are you new to the world of blogging? Or maybe your existing blog just isn’t growing like you had hoped?Here are some tips to get you going on the right track!

[Tech Tip] 10 Steps To Improve The Speed, Security, and Functionality Of Your WordPress Blog

If you are a WordPress blogger and want to learn how better administer your site, speed it up, and secure it from hackers, here are my top 10 tips.

Pros And Cons Of Translating Your Blog Posts Into Other Languages

Considering translating your blog content to another language? Here are a few thoughts and options to allow speakers of other languages to access your content.

10+ Surefire Ways Businesses Fail At Social Media And How To Avoid Them

If your organization is considering getting active in social or if you’re in the process of assessing your current efforts, take a look at the following list and make sure you’re not undermining the success of your activities.

Annual Social Media Budget Planning For Companies And Bloggers

It’s that time again! Time to start thinking about budget allocations for next year, and if your organization has started participating in the social space, you need to confirm that commitment to social media in your budget planning activities.

[ANSWERED] 10 Surefire Ways To Avoid Looking Like A Twitter Noob

Before you jump in to Twitter and start tweeting away, here are 10 tips that can help you avoid looking like a newbie and (hopefully) avoid some common pitfalls.

FACE: 4 Traits To Look For When Hiring Your Social Media Community Manager

If you’re searching for an online community manager, here are few special traits that can ensure you find someone who is the right fit.

Are You A Blogging Addict? Take This Test To See!

Are you a hardcore blogger? Are you in need of a blogging intervention? Take the test and see how you score.

12 Ways To Align Your Social Media Strategy With The Agile Methodology

Do you really know what the phrase “Agile” means? Learn how the 12 principles of agile software development can improve your social media engagement.

[BrainDump] 101+ Things You Should Know About Social Media And Blogging

In this post, I do a social media brain dump of tips, best practices, and experiences regarding social media strategy and the various social networking channels.