Featured Authors (In order of tenure):
Paul Cooley is a consultant, speaker, coach, preacher & soon to be author. He is all about breaking the mold to traditional business, branding & life. Paul helps his clients define and express their core message and image through Social Media and other online platforms. He also helps people discover their passions and skills and make them profitable. Paul shares his "street smarts" training on his Rule Your Realm blog. It's time to #RuleYourRealm!
Latest posts by Paul Cooley (see all)
- 6 Reasons Why You Need To Be Doing Servant Leadership & How To Do It. - May 21, 2014
- Take Control Of Your Inbox With Mail Pilot [Product Review] - April 23, 2014
- 12 Quick And Easy Ways To Repurpose & Repackage Your Know-How - April 7, 2014
Albert Qian is a social media professional working, living and playing in Silicon Valley. He got his start in social media by working for Santa Clara University and jumping into Facebook pages in May 2009. Ever since, he has been engrossed in social media, marketing, program management and consulting for small businesses, Fortune 500 companies and individuals looking to learn more social media. On his free time, he enjoys hiking, bowling, eating out at new places and traveling. You can learn more about him on his blog.
Latest posts by Albert Qian (see all)
- 5 Things Marketing Students Should Be Learning This Fall - November 17, 2014
- Social Media Is Dead! Focus On Marketing Instead - September 13, 2014
- 3 Reasons You Should To Stop Complaining About Facebook Messenger - August 14, 2014
Randy is a Principal Partner of bowden2bowden llc, a marketing and branding consultancy firm. Specializing in developing targeted marketing solutions, exceptional creative executions and solid branding strategies that give clients a real competitive advantage. Randy writes two posts weekly here, bowden2bowden blog and is the producer and host of the interview series marketer2marketer "a conversation."
Latest posts by Randy Bowden (see all)
- How to Make A Lasting Impression With Content Marketing - May 1, 2014
- What Are You Doing To Protect Your Online Activities? - April 1, 2014
- How To Tell A Story With Your Content - March 26, 2014
Carrie Keenan is a Social Media Community Manager and blogger out of Appleton, WI. I work with both B2B and B2C clients, but I prefer to call them all P2P. I am actively involved in the Wisconsin Irish community as the social media chair for Oshkosh Irish Fest. I’m a proud geek and book nerd, lover of big words, rhyme & alliteration.
Latest posts by Carrie Keenan (see all)
- How to Avoid Burnout As A Community Manager - August 6, 2014
- Help Wanted: Time to Hire A Community Manager - May 18, 2014
- Your Tweet is Very Important to Us, Please Stay on the Line - March 25, 2014
David is a Brand Strategist focused on building relevant brands, while creating valuable consumer relationships to promote engagement. By utilizing the popularity of digital and mobile media, along with the social web he helps companies understand the power of controlling their content. David started his career working for MTV in New York, he then proceeded to Atlanta to work with the likes of Coca-Cola, Chick-fil-A and the Home Depot. From his time working with companies of all sizes he has learned that a strong brand is the key to long term success by turning customers into brand advocates. Now living in Nashville with his wife and two children, David works with companies of all sizes teaching and consulting on best practices for building a brand in the digital age.
Helping Brands transition to a digital world by building a foundation w/Social Media & Blogging. Your Brand isn't going anywhere, neither is the web. @1ad_dad
Are You Truly Thankful With Your Social Media? | @BundlePost http://t.co/Ro868HUw2G via @fondalo - 17 mins ago
Addicted to adrenaline, adventures and social media, Anne Reuss needs her fuel and gets it from coffee, fitness and the occassional slurpee. Being Deaf has only taught her to love challenge and listen abnormally well. She is a beer-loving homebrewer and community manager for 360Connext, a customer experience consulting firm, and a freelance marketing consultant.
Latest posts by Anne Reuss (see all)
- Are You Micromanaging? How To Be Cool And Delegate - October 6, 2014
- 7 Reasons to Fall in Love with Writing Again - September 7, 2014
- The Simplest Trick to Generate Amazing Blog Ideas Overnight - August 3, 2014
Keri Jaehnig is the Founder and CMO at Idea Girl Media, an international Social Media Marketing Agency. Keri helps business brands, non-profits and public figures achieve social media success and positive online reputation. Keri's work has been featured at Forbes and Social Media Today, Search Engine People, and she has been quoted by Business Insider. She also writes for her own blog at ideagirlmedia.com. In 2013 Keri received a Small Business Influencer Honorable Mention Award, and a commendation for Outstanding Attainment in Social Media from the State of Ohio Senate. Non-fat lattes, travel & quick wit make her smile, and Keri is always enthused to meet new people!
Find out what social media techniques I'll be using in 2015 to hit my online marketing bullseye http://t.co/Bc6o1JJznE #shopsmall - 22 mins ago
Brand Strategist. Lyrical Savant. Turning Tenacious Entrepreneurs into Profitable Brands. Follow Me to Find Out How.
RT @AriFleischer: Bush also told VP - and I quote - "We're at war Dick and we're going to find out who did this and we're going to kick the… - 3 months ago
Latest posts by Kimberly Bordonaro (see all)
- The 5 Dumbest Value Proposition Mistakes Hurting Your Brand - April 14, 2014
- 5 Sneaky Ways to Find Out What Your Audience Really Wants (Without Spending a Dime) - March 15, 2014
- Want to Seduce More Sales from Your Hottest Customers? Do This. - February 14, 2014
More than a year!
Principle, Jeff Howell Consulting at Jeff Howell Consulting
Jeff Howell is a sales and marketing professional based in Michigan He is principal of Jeff Howell Consulting, a marketing consulting and sales training agency. Jeff is a leader in integrated marketing and has developed successful marketing campaigns. Crazy coffee lover, Red Sox fanatic, and amazingly admits to being a fan of the Detroit Lions.
Sean is a retired member of the Canadian Army, with over 20 years in the IT industry, ranging from IT HelpDesk to Social Media consultant. He is a Professional Speaker and Coach and is a noted Social Media community builder on Vancouver Island, as well as a regular contributor to the annual Social Media Camp held in Victoria, BC. Sean is the Head Coach with That Social Media Guy consulting, based in Campbell River, British Columbia
Latest posts by Sean Smith (see all)
- Entefy: Changing The Way You Communicate - June 2, 2014
- Cyber Bullying: Schools, Not Students, Need to Learn. - May 25, 2014
- Get Instant Audience Feedback with SpeakerZen - March 30, 2014
Ray Hiltz is a Social Media Strategist with management roots in restaurant, hotel and performing arts. He's a believer in the power of collaborative communication and "humanized" digital networking. Ray writes about social media, social business and Google Plus on his blog: NewRayCom.com. His clients include hotels, restaurants, consulting firms, entrepreneurs, writers and freelancers. Ray is a popular speaker on Social Media, Social Business and Google+.
Latest posts by Ray Hiltz (see all)
- What is the HOA Showcase App and How Does it Work - August 9, 2014
- Authorship Faces Disappear from Google Search Results - July 8, 2014
- The ROI of Google Plus Relationships - May 4, 2014
Martin Jones is Social Media Marketing Manager with the corporate Cox Communications social media team where he assists in leading strategy, campaign ideation and marketing execution across each of the company’s social media platforms. Today, over 500k fans engage with Cox Communications content, campaigns and Customer Care on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, You Tube and Google+. His career has been characterized by his ability to work with groups, individuals and businesses to uncover, optimize and implement digital marketing strategies and tactics that propel them past their competition. Thoughts expressed here are his own.
Latest posts by Martin Jones (see all)
- 3 Awesome Twitter Marketing Tips For Your Business - May 23, 2014
- What To Do About The End Of Windows XP Support - March 23, 2014
- 5 Tips To Rock Your Content Strategy With LinkedIn Showcase Pages - February 25, 2014
Anna Rydne is a communications specialist who works as Head of Internal Communications at Mynewsdesk. Based in Stockholm, Sweden, she writes the blog Communicate [your] Skills where she covers topics on how to improve your communication skills in all areas related to yourself, your community and your professional life. She's determined to uncover the secrets of how successful people and companies communicate. Anna has a special interest in social media and personal branding and she believes the road to success is trying. She tweets about all things comms, social media and marketing @CoSkills. She holds a bachelor's degree in psychology.
Latest posts by Anna Rydne (see all)
- 5 Tips On How To Attract The Best Talents To Your SMB - April 8, 2014
- Beyond Bullet Points – How To Pioneer The Presentation Arena - February 8, 2014
- 12 Things To Do To Upscale Your Personal Brand This Year - January 8, 2014
Jennifer Kane is a marketing/communications strategist with more than 15 years of experience working with B2B and B2C companies. She has nearly two decades of public speaking, education and training experience and speaks nationally on topics related to social media, content marketing and digital communications. She is Principal of Kane Consulting, a 10-year-old firm that helps companies use social media and other digital technologies to improve their marketing, communications, sales and customer service. Jennifer runs a popular business book club in Minneapolis and manages the "Spinal Fusions Suck" social community on Facebook. In her spare time, she thinks a lot about the zombie apocalypse and the awkwardness of writing about oneself in third person.
Consultant, strategist, author, educator & speaker with 20+ years of experience in marketing/communications. Passionately curious. Fairly sassy. Kinda dorky.
Hmmm. Think this eye clinic should have read the bottom before framing this testimonial & hanging it in their lobby. http://t.co/LXHJsjAqNj - 1 day ago
Rich is an inbound marketing professional, content development craftsman and conductor of sales and marketing teams with over 25 years of new customer acquisition experience. He has founded and successfully grown three businesses, one of which was recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. Rich is a certified HubSpot partner, a partner in Inbound Trainer - a provider of video-based training for inbound marketers and the Chief Chaos Officer at The Sales Lion. Rich is happily married, has two sons and one English labrador. In non-marketing mode, Rich can often be found playing golf, skiing and snowboarding, riding motorcycles and working on his Italian vocabulary.
Latest posts by Rich McElaney (see all)
- 4 Proven Ways to Engage Employees in Your Content Creation Process - June 28, 2014
- The Best Way to Achieve Sales Results: Same Side Selling - April 30, 2014
- The Best Way to Get Content Buy-In - March 31, 2014
Rebekah is the CEO of Rebekah Radice LLC, a digital marketing agency assisting business owners in the creation and execution of an integrated online strategy. Rebekah has been actively involved in the marketing industry for over 17 years and is eager to put her experience, innovative ideas and keen sense of "what works," to work for you!
Put Some Fun Into Your Day: Your Business Depends On It http://t.co/wF6EKZ9HUB via @CarolLynnRivera - 47 mins ago
Latest posts by Rebekah Radice (see all)
- Highly Effective Ways to Build an Online Personal Brand - May 8, 2014
- Foolproof Formula to Incredibly Catchy Blog Titles - April 23, 2014
- 5 Online Best Practices Every Business Should Follow - April 21, 2014
Ross Simmonds is a digital strategist, public speaker and entrepreneur. He's currently writing Stand Out: A Content Marketing Guide for Entrepreneurs which highlights how businesses can use content marketing to drive meaningful and measurable results.
Latest posts by Ross Simmonds (see all)
- 2 Things You Must Obsess Over To Be A Great Growth Hacker - November 22, 2014
- Stop Being Lazy: Take The Time To REALLY Distribute Your Content - October 20, 2014
- 3 Content Marketing Tactics That Drive Growth - September 15, 2014
Debbie Laskey has 17 years of marketing experience and an MBA Degree. She developed her marketing expertise while working in the high-tech industry, the Consumer Marketing Department at Disneyland Paris in France, the non-profit arena, and the insurance industry. Her expertise includes brand marketing, social media, employee engagement, leadership development, and customer experience marketing. Currently, Debbie is the Director of Marketing and Communications for the Exceptional Children's Foundation in Los Angeles. Since 2002, Debbie has served as a judge for the Web Marketing Association’s annual web award competition and has also been recognized as one of the "Top 100 Branding Experts" to follow on Twitter.
Marketing & Brand Strategist - tweets focus on marketing, branding, management, leadership, customer experiences, employee engagement, and social media.
Budweiser's Clydesdales will return to the 2015 Super Bowl. http://t.co/PdqqA9nL8H via @adage #advertising #icon - 3 hours ago
Latest posts by Debbie Laskey (see all)
- 5 Secrets Your Business Can Learn From Theme Parks - October 3, 2014
- 10 Ways to Transform Employees Into Your Best Brand Advocates - September 2, 2014
- 5 Ways to Improve Your NPS Scores - July 30, 2014
Jessica is the CEO and Creative Director at Jessica Ann Media a boutique digital agency that humanizes businesses with creative copy and smart social media strategy. She champions the creative spirits of entrepreneurs and brands who want to find more freedom in their business through profitable, targeted traffic. She enjoys traveling, reading, running, yoga, and learning new things. She has a Masters in Communications from Johns Hopkins University and is a contributor to The Huffington Post.
Latest posts by Jessica Ann (see all)
- 5 Tips to Not Be Like U2 With Your Marketing - September 23, 2014
- How You Can Work Smarter on These 6 Social Media Platforms - August 7, 2014
- The Top 10 Ways to Recreate Yourself - June 30, 2014
I am an Search Engine Marketing specialist and speaker, former teacher and basketball coach, married with 2 children (Daniel & Ashley), a wanna be author, avid reader, an out of shape cyclist, and a Canadian ex-pat. I hope to add a voice of reason, understanding, and professionalism to the SEO industry.
Latest posts by Brent Carnduff (see all)
- Your SEO Insider: “Mobile Friendly” Ranking Factors & Testing Tool, Advanced SEO Tips, Apple Maps - November 23, 2014
- Your SEO Insider: Google 3-Pack Replaces Carousel, Performing A Panda Audit, Local SEO In 2015 - November 16, 2014
- Your SEO Insider: Local SEO Infographic, Mobile SEO Checklist, Google Mobile User Experience Report - November 2, 2014
Matt Crawford is a marketing executive with an accomplished career in digital media sales. His background is in the B2B sector and he has extensive experience in retail management and hospitality. Matt has worked with national and international brands as well as small to medium enterprises to help develop effective digital marketing strategies. His down to earth approach makes it easy for businesses to communicate their objectives and consequently achieve their goals.
Latest posts by Matt Crawford (see all)
- Can Co-Creation and Relationship Marketing Improve Your Business? - August 17, 2014
- The Evolution of Retail: What Brands Need to Know [Infographic] - June 11, 2014
- 3 Customer Experience Lessons From The Easter Bunny - April 11, 2014
Blogging an issue for you? Bah! You can do it, after all I an award winning blogger. I've created of Birds on the Blog (listed 3 times by Forbes as a top 100 website for women) and I'm the creator of a results getting 30 day blogging challenge You want your blog to make a difference, so join my challenge and get great results from your blog. Did I mention it was free?
Latest posts by Sarah Arrow (see all)
- 5 Telling Signs You’re An Absolutely Lazy Blogger - November 5, 2014
- 5 Effective Ways to Market Your Social Media Management Services - September 2, 2014
- 7 Blog Post Formulas That Will Boost Your Business Blog - August 22, 2014
Like many of you, Chief Digital Strategist and Founder of B Squared Media, Brooke Ballard, has seen a fundamental shift in business due to social media. How do businesses take advantage of this? Where do they start? Is social media for everyone? In-the-trenches online media experience helps B Squared Media answer these questions for companies seeking to formulate successful social strategies. Using tactics developed in her yearlong honors thesis study, Brooke helps bright and innovative entities develop social strategies around content, community, conversation, collaboration, and conversion. Simply put: Think Conversation, Not Campaign.™ Click here to subscribe to my mailing list
@Anton_Rius Of course! It rings true and we need to pay attention to things like this. It can't always be a popularity contest! @gotweetsgo - 2 hours ago
Latest posts by Brooke Ballard (see all)
- The 4 Building Blocks For Your Inbound Marketing Campaign - October 21, 2014
- How Monopoly Can Make You The Greatest Social Media Success - October 4, 2014
- How Brand Influencers And Brand Ambassadors Are Different - September 21, 2014
How do you come good on employee expectations: Read my latest post on @EntMagazine http://t.co/Pkzs0VD5XV #BeAGoodBoss #TeamManagement - 9 hours ago
Latest posts by Pratik Dholakiya (see all)
- 5 Time-Saving Accounting Solutions For Your Small Business - October 10, 2014
- 10 Top-Notch Approaches to Demand Generation & Brand Awareness - September 24, 2014
- 7 Effective Tips to Consistently Come Up With Engaging Content - September 1, 2014
More than 6 months!
Viveka is author of "LinkedIn Marketing: An Hour a Day" and is known internationally as the “LinkedIn Expert”. CEO of Linked Into Business, she also hosts the biggest LinkedIn chat on Twitter and co-moderates LinkedStrategies, the largest LinkedIn strategy group on LinkedIn. Forbes has listed her as a top social media influencer, and she has been cited in Ragan, CNN, Forbes, Mashable, The Miami Herald, Social Media Today and The Social Media Examiner! With over 29K connections on LinkedIn, 55K+ followers on Twitter and 100+K views on her website, Viveka is a known authority in the world of LinkedIn.
I'm going back! Are you coming? Social Media Camp in Victoria BC featuring John Jantsch @ducttape http://t.co/X97J86DxYm - 39 mins ago
Latest posts by Viveka von Rosen (see all)
- The (Not So) Serious Business Of LinkedIn - July 22, 2014
- LinkedIn: Creating A Profile That Attracts Prospects - March 26, 2014
- Should you pay for a LinkedIn Premium Account ? - February 16, 2014
Jesse Aaron is a professional blogger with a passion for homebrewing, and writes on a variety of topics on his blog Mashbout. In his spare time Jesse enjoys redditting, brewing beer (as you may have guessed), slowly learning Python, and reading (currently reading Infinite Jest). Follow Jesse on Google Plus
Latest posts by Jesse Aaron (see all)
- 4 Powerful Conversion Rate Influencers - October 9, 2014
- Mobile Stats and Proximity Tips for Your Next Marketing Campaign - June 14, 2014
- 5 Must-Watch TED Talks for Social Media Marketers - June 12, 2014
Latest posts by Richard Eaves (see all)
- How to Use Visual Content the Right Way (Without the Threat of Copyright Issues) - April 27, 2014
- How to Get Back on Track after Getting a Manual Penalty - April 15, 2014
- Page Rank: True Authority or Just Popularity? Cutts Clarifies - April 6, 2014
Mike Kappel is a serial entrepreneur and president of Patriot Software, Inc., an online accounting and a payroll software company and one of five successful small businesses he has started in the last 28 years. Mike still enjoys the challenge of a start-up, and is passionate about supporting small business and helping others reach their goals. He shares his experiences in his blog, Small Business Expert. You can follow him on Twitter @MikeKappel and Google+.
Latest posts by Mike Kappel (see all)
- Are You Ignoring Your Bookkeeping? - October 27, 2014
- How Much Does It Cost to Start a Business? - September 25, 2014
- How To Achieve High-Volume Sales For Your Business - August 25, 2014
Maria Elena Duron, is Editor-in-Chief of the Personal Branding Blog, CEO (chief engagement officer) of buzz2bucks– a word of mouth marketing firm, and a professional speaker and trainer on developing social networks that work. She provides workshops, webinars, seminars and direct services that help create conversation, connection, credibility, community and commerce around your brand. Maria Duron is founder and moderator of #brandchat - a weekly Twitter chat focused on every aspect of branding that is recognized by Mashable as one the 15 Essential Twitter Chats for Social Media Marketers.
Happy Thanksgiving BRANDidos!! Hope your holiday is fun, relaxing + you make memories w/fam + friends. Enjoy! #brandchat - 4 hours ago
Latest posts by Maria Elena Duron (see all)
- Helpouts by Google: Ready to Helpout in a Hangout? - May 19, 2014
- How To Create A Social Response Plan - April 18, 2014
- Marketing For Small Businesses: There Is Strength In Numbers - March 18, 2014
Managing Director at Commercial Capital LLC
Latest posts by Marco Terry (see all)
- How To Come Up With An Awesome Idea For Your Startup - November 18, 2014
- How To Run A Startup While Working Your Regular Job - October 6, 2014
- The Right Way to Quit Your Job and Launch a Startup - September 9, 2014
Latest posts by Laurie Thompson (see all)
- Local Optimization – Do You Have A Google+ Business Page? - November 12, 2014
- How To Organize Login Information For Clients - October 23, 2014
- Has Your Blog Flow Slowed? - September 18, 2014
Say hello to Darin at his website about the science of blogging and writing: http://www.zipminis.com. He blogs there and writes and designs professionally. Darin publishes across the web on sites like Technorati, BC Blog, Blog Critics, Broowaha, Business2Community LifeHack, and Social Media Today. SteamFeed is his favorite place to write, of course.
Thanks @interimnieuws @kinewiloqot @MadisonJonesHR for being top new followers in my community this week (insight by http://t.co/EsJ6z8k1Mv) - 6 hours ago
Latest posts by Darin L. Hammond (see all)
- Blog Rituals Supercharge Writing: Hack Your Evolution - November 19, 2014
- Without These Best Apps, I Would Quit My Blog - September 15, 2014
- 13 Steps to Master the Flow State in Your Powerful Blog - August 14, 2014
Jennifer is the owner and managing director of j+ Media Solutions which offers social and content solutions to SMBs. Writing is a newfound passion and she blogs regularly. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, baking and pinning on Pinterest.
The First 6 Things to do About Your Business's Digital Presence http://t.co/bZjI4o8ohm via @matt_hodkinson - 33 mins ago
Latest posts by Jennifer Hanford (see all)
- 3 Ways To Generate Leads For Your Time-Starved Business - November 1, 2014
- The Best B2B Marketing Leads Aren’t Always for Sale - September 30, 2014
- Who Says You Need To Be a Fortune 500 To Have Great Business Blogging? - September 3, 2014
CEO at ArCompany, and a seasoned digital strategist having held management positions for top Ad Agencies including Ogilvy, Rapp Collins, and Isobar Digital. She also has extensive start-up experience with launch successes like Yahoo! Answers. Hessie is also an active blogger/writer for ArCompany, Huffington Post, Digital Journal and WhatsYourTech.ca
Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary: Why Brands Should Aim For Transparency http://t.co/DAdLq5P4Cq via @danielnewmanUV - 4 hours ago
Latest posts by Hessie Jones (see all)
- The #FutureOfBusiness: Employees Will Rule - November 21, 2014
- The #FutureOfBusiness Is Social: Adapt Or Die - October 17, 2014
- Will The #FutureOfBusiness Radically Change Everything As We Know It? - September 18, 2014
Web Designer at QVC
Julie Long is a Creative Marketing Strategist with a ten year history of creating innovative marketing programs. She is equally weighted in both integrated marketing communication and creative execution. Julie is a graduate student and a student ambassador for West Virginia University's Integrated Marketing Communications program.
Latest posts by Julie Long (see all)
- Stop Marketing Without An Integrated Marketing Communication Plan - October 25, 2014
- How-To Integrate Your Marketing - September 8, 2014
- Content Marketing Advice from @BrennerMichael, Head of Strategy at NewsCred - June 25, 2014
Zamir Javer is the CEO of Jumpfactor, one of Canada's fastest growing Inbound Marketing Agencies for Professional Services Firms. Zamir has a detail-oriented and ROI-focused approach to digital marketing. Talk to him about web analytics, new SEM avenues, CRO and tracking @ZamirJaver on Twitter
Professional Services Marketing Expert ** CEO @JumpfactorMedia *** Inbound Marketing *** Helping Services and Software firms achieve high growth ***
Please read my PULSE article on 4 Myths About Content for B2B Service Firms and How to Overcome Them. https://t.co/hrRaOrbO54 - 4 hours ago
Latest posts by Zamir Javer (see all)
- Is Inbound Marketing Really Making Outbound Redundant? - April 25, 2014
- 4 Key PPC Elements Businesses Need to Revisit - February 7, 2014
Dorien is the face behind the orange glasses and is founder of More In Media, a social media consultancy. She consults with clients in the non-profit sector, retail and service industries, as well as PR and community associations. Besides social media consulting and management, she enjoys teaching, speaking, blogging, networking and running marathons. Proud to be Dutch by birth and American by choice, Dorien makes her home in Myrtle Beach, SC with her husband, 4 kids and 3 labradors.
Latest posts by Dorien Morin-van Dam (see all)
- 10 Pinterest Boards Your NPO Should Have - November 8, 2014
- What You Need To Know About Twitter And Your NPO - October 8, 2014
- What The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Can Teach Us About NPO Fundraising Campaigns - September 9, 2014
Mike is the Director of Social Media and Content with Single Grain, one of the fastest growing digital marketing agencies in the country, where he leads strategy development and execution for both services. Connect with Mike on Twitter, Linkedin or Google+ Mike is also the creator and primary author of an in-the-works book project called Marketing Apocalypse: The Brand Survival Guide which features contributions from thought leaders and innovators like Blake Mycoskie (TOMS Shoes) and Guy Kawasaki. Outside of working in the digital space Mike is a husband and father of one, avid Batman fan, and a bit of a fitness nut.
RT @DoMeetings: Want a happier workplace? Maybe it's time you tried being the CHO (Chief Happiness Officer). http://t.co/agGLW5GhSB http://… - 10 mins ago
An entrepreneur & passionate online marketing professional. Started my first venture at the age of 12 and got hooked in the startup world. Head of marketing & community at Roojoom.com - a content marketing platform that let's you easily create engaging content to keep you readers focused for over 9 minutes in average.
Is #Facebook Becoming Nothing More Than A Hangout Spot For #Display Ads? http://t.co/92sj1u2GPe (via @JackMarshall) #socialmedia #smm - 58 mins ago
Latest posts by Yael Kochman (see all)
- How to Choose Your Social Media Marketing Platform: HootSuite, Buffer or Oktopost? - November 19, 2014
- How To Use Twitter To Boost Your Business Development And Sales - September 19, 2014
- 5 Steps To Engage Your Users and Boost Your WOM - August 30, 2014
Seth Price is VP of Sales and Marketing at Placester, a Boston based technology company focused on helping real estate professionals building and grow their businesses online. A 15 year veteran internet marketer, Price has consulted for leading B2B and B2C companies including: Metlife, BMW, Sony, Nationwide Financial, and Toys are Us. Always looking to foster the next generation of tech superstars, Seth is an advisor and mentor at Startup Institute & BetaSpring. You can connect with him via email or visit the Real Estate Marketing Academy.
Latest posts by Seth Price (see all)
- Influencer Marketing: 22 Ideas to Help Grow Your Business - June 16, 2014
- 28 Awesome Tips for Creating and Marketing Ebooks [Infographic] - May 7, 2014
- The People’s Guide to Small Business Social Media Mastery [Infographic] - April 6, 2014
Greg Digneo is the founder of Cloud Marketing Labs, where he is about to launch a new blog where he shares his journey to go from 140 to 10,000 email subscribers..
Latest posts by Greg Digneo (see all)
- How Blogging For Profit Could Ruin Your Company Blog - September 27, 2014
- The Scientific Guide to Creating Sticky Headlines - June 22, 2014
- How to Create an Email Newsletter that Generates Leads without Being Spammy - May 22, 2014
Latest posts by Andrew Jenkins (see all)
- Access To Someone’s Personal Network Is A Privilege, Not A Right! - November 10, 2014
- Social Selling Will Not Make You Taller, Thinner, or Better Looking - October 1, 2014
- 13 Great Tools for Social Selling, Productivity, and More - September 5, 2014
Just joining the family!
Social Marketing Specialist at Sprout Social
Sarah Nagel is passionate about bridging online and offline communications. She is dedicated to providing value to others through knowledge, advice or job opportunities. Sarah appreciates the ever-changing landscape of social media and loves learning about new tools and platforms. She is a strong advocate of brands using social as a recruiting, sales and as an R&D tool, among other functions, and sees the incredible value of social business. Sarah works as a Social Marketing Specialist at Sprout Social Inc. in Chicago, Illinois and focuses on outbound, proactive marketing efforts across social media channels.
Latest posts by Sarah Nagel (see all)
- More Than A Buzzword: Why Personal Branding Is So Important - November 20, 2014
- The 5 Biggest Twitter Mistakes You Are Making Today - October 14, 2014
- Your Social Community Does Not Belong to You or Your Organization - August 29, 2014
Amy is a partner and VP - Content & Strategy - at ArCompany, focused on turning social media intelligence into business results. Her areas of specialty include content and millennial matters. She lives in Cortez Village, FL with her daughter and menagerie of pets.
Building a new social standard with business intelligence.at ArCompany. Unabashed Starbucks Addict & lover of heavy doses of Sarcasm.
RT @ReluctantMillY: Generation X should be excited to hire #Millennials http://t.co/Pcmk4TPAME via @AskAMillennial #GenY (@amymcctobin) - 1 day ago
Latest posts by Amy Tobin (see all)
- The Pundits Have It All Wrong: Millennials Are Generation Savvy - October 29, 2014
- Marketers, Should You Completely Write Off Millennials? - October 2, 2014
- Gen Z: It’s Too Damned Early to Start Stereotyping - September 4, 2014
UC Promotions Coordinator at UW-Whitewater
Kat Shanahan is the Promotions Coordinator for the James R. Connor University Center at the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater. Kat oversees the UC Graphics & Marketing department and manages 10 IMC campaigns yearly. Additionally, Kat works heavily in branding, social media, and technology. Kat is pursuing a MS in Integrated Marketing Communications from West Virginia University and serves a Student Ambassador/Blogger for the program. Kat also owns a small photography business focusing on event and lifestyle photography.
Latest posts by Kat Shanahan (see all)
- 3 Redesign Tips For Your Business Website - October 31, 2014
- Creating More Than “Pretty” Graphics For Your IMC Campaign - September 26, 2014
- How To Balance Between Your Objectives and Analytics Tools - August 30, 2014
Living in Brazil, Victória has worked for influential brands, blogs and magazines like Dormify, Potterish, Blogócios, Rock Revolt Magazine, Inspiring Women Magazine, Conscious Magazine, myEstilo, Elegant Magazine, The Culture-ist, The Joy of Unemployment, Talent Culture and now, Steam Feed. She is a passionate feminist and is interested in everything art-related.
For Startups, Staying Creative Is A Critical Part Of Marketing Strategies http://t.co/C3ImZNNQtX via @Shirley_Ben_Dak - 15 hours ago
Jeannie Walters (@jeanniecw) is the CEO of 360Connext, a global Customer Experience consulting firm. Her trademarked process, called Customer Experience Investigation™, has helped companies improve customer experience for 16 years. Jeannie is a charter member, and the Chicagoland Ambassador for, the Customer Experience Professionals Association, an editorial team member for Social Media Club, and a TEDx Speaker. To learn more about improving customer experience, read her publications on InsideCXM, iMedia Connection, Social Media Today, and 360Connext.com.
Latest posts by Jeannie Walters (see all)
- 5 Areas of Customer Insights You’re Missing - November 7, 2014
- 5 Ways Entrepreneurs Fail at Customer Experience Strategy - August 5, 2014
Amber-Lee Dibble, aka Alaska Chick, is a Mother of two brilliant humans, a United States Navy Veteran, Professional Alaska Horseback Wilderness and Hunting Guide, Alaska Guide Trainer, Web Master and Manager at Pioneer Outfitters and Author of My Identity Crisis and for the Alaska Commercial Services Board, The Professional Guide Ethics Class. She lives, with her children and team, in a remote fly-in area of the Wrangell Mountains year round. “As you look, really look, and find no words; feeling both, your heart healing and filling to an inner bursting point and feeling that your soul has been laid open to the breeze and wind like a raw wound. This takes you beyond the physical, past the mental; this is the spiritual element. This is Chisana.” ~Alaska Chick
"We are turning the world into an ignorant land of McDonald’s and Ikea." @Biebert @8pmWarrior http://t.co/aKpDAOIaY3 - 4 hours ago
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- Horse Thieves: What Should You Do If Someone Steals Your Work? - October 18, 2014
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Danny Wajcman is the co-founder and vice president of sales and operations at Lucky Orange, the premier service for website optimization and improvement. Using Lucky Orange, you can understand visitor behaviors, diagnose trouble areas in your conversion funnel, determine causes of abandonment, and evaluate your website optimization to measure success.
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- FAQs: Without Them, Your Business Is Doomed - October 11, 2014
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Mandy is the owner of ME Marketing Services, a social marketing company located in Georgia providing social media consulting & management for small to medium-sized businesses. A proud graduate of the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia she has a thorough marketing background of over 12+ years. In the fall you can find her & her family at Sanford Stadium cheering on their beloved Georgia Bulldogs.
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- 5 Ingredients For Your Successful Holiday Social Advertising Campaign - November 11, 2014
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Jamie Teasdale is a business growth advocate and strategist who is passionate about supporting small businesses in their quest to effectively communicate with their target market. Focusing on content marketing (inbound and outbound) and brand messaging, Jamie's company Plan Promote Prosper assists companies who recognize the value of strategic and consistent content marketing through blogging, email marketing and social media engagement, and the impact it makes toward positive SEO. Planning a content marketing strategy is no small endeavor and should be done each year. Jamie and her team make it easy and affordable. Plan Promote Prosper offers eight white-labeled content marketing products and services that are sought after by leading marketing companies, web firms, copywriters and social managers. Jamie's office is located in downtown Portland, Oregon. In her spare time, Jamie enjoys painting, traveling and spending time with friends and family.
Latest posts by Jamie Teasdale (see all)
- Is Yelp Consumer Or Business Driven? What You Should Know - November 13, 2014
- How To Be Successful With Content Marketing Through Your Search Engine Strategy - October 15, 2014
- Navigating Unexpected Controversy or Tragedy in Your Content Marketing Strategy - September 16, 2014
I am a 20+ year veteran of the Internet and digital technologies. I am the CEO of SmartFinds Internet Marketing located in Birmingham, Michigan, providing Internet marketing solutions and services to businesses. As a sought out subject matter expert and pioneer with Internet technologies, I bring innovation, early adoption, creativity, resourcefulness and imagination to client marketing solutions on the web.
Melih Oztalay has more than 20 years of successful business experience as an entrepreneur. Primary focus on business development, management and more.
RT @launchURgenius: Brilliant New Technologies For Your Brand Presentation And Engagement @meliho http://t.co/wHNb8N1qhE via @SteamFeedcom - 1 week ago
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- Brilliant New Technologies For Your Brand Presentation And Engagement - November 14, 2014
- How To Reduce Your Sponsored Update Expenses In Social Media Advertising - October 13, 2014
I am the President and Chief Sales officer for SOLUTIONS Staffing, a best-in-class regional staffing service based in Columbus, Ohio. We provide light industrial, clerical, accounting, and scientific staffing solutions for our clients who need a higher-caliber employee, and the highest levels of service. I am also the Managing Director of B2B Sales Coach & Consultancy, a boutique sales coaching and consulting company where I work to help salespeople and sales organizations improve and reach their full potential.
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- The Truth About Social Selling: Why Old-School Selling Is Still Critical - October 10, 2014