Browsing Category: Social Media

  • How NOT to Market on Mixx

    We all know that a lot of people and companies are using social media for brand exposure, traffic, links, etc. Marketing is there, and always will be, but the smart companies and people do a great job of not being obvious about it. They work to fit in, to blend in and become part of …

    October 19, 2008
  • The AP is Taking News Tips on Twitter

    First this… Then this… Then this… I think that’s terrific. You don’t even have to follow @APNews. (But you should, because they post a lot of headlines and you stay smarter by knowing what’s going in the world.)

    October 13, 2008
  • Dear Mixx, Can We Move On Now?

    With digg on a mission to eliminate many top users, Mixx is seeing some serious gains in traffic and registered users. Generally speaking, that’s a Good Thing. As a fairly early adopter on Mixx, I’m glad to see new faces and new energy on the site. It feels like there’s some momentum when you spend …

    October 12, 2008
  • Going Anti-Social on Flickr

    I’ve just finished a month-long project: cutting way down on the number of groups I’m in on Flickr. Back in the day, I’d join groups willy-nilly and spread my photos far and wide trying to build up stats. That, of course, was more work than it was ever worth. And when this project started, I …

    September 27, 2008
  • Quick digg Tip

    If you ever find a story online about girls and animé, submit it.

    August 11, 2008