How To Start Your Social Media Strategy

Many businesses put a lot of time into developing long-term, comprehensive, social media strategies that define how social media will be used to grow their business and their revenue. While that sounds like a good idea, there’s a BIG problem that many people tend to forget about… Social media changes constantly. By the time you’re […]

SteamFeed TV – Tech vs Locals, Twitter Changes, Social Media and Our Schools

Last night’s episode of SteamFeed TV was our maiden voyage and we had a blast! Of course we had a few technical hiccups but what would episode 1 be without some bumps in the road. We’re already working hard to smooth them out before our second episode on Thursday April 10th (Join our daily email […]

These B2B Hashtags Keep Marketers From Drowning in the Twitter Stream

Let’s face it…many of us still think Twitter is the most confusing social media platform of them all. If you’re a regular Twitter user, then you have probably learned to maneuver through the platform’s idiosyncrasies. Think about it though: how intuitive is it to have conversations with people who may not even be using their […]

The Other Half: Social Media Monitoring

Social media has proven itself to be one of the most powerful platforms out there when it comes to reaching current and potential customers. Unfortunately, that is all many businesses seem to understand. The late adopters, the skeptics, and all of the followers out there waited for the innovators and risk takers to prove social […]

Social Media Fluff: The Honeymoon Is Over

It’s been a fun ride, social media. We dashed down the aisle after barely knowing one another, and have spent the past few years in a blissful state on the beach, lapping up libations made of kitten memes and ‘Keep Calm And Carry On’ posters. But alas, the honeymoon is OVER. It’s back to reality […]

SteamFeed TV Is Coming March 27th!

I am excited to announce that SFTV (SteamFeed TV) will be making its debut on March 27 at 8:30 PM EST. The show will air live via Google Hangouts On Air every other Thursday. The concept will be a bit different from SteamFeed.com and SteamFeed Radio in that while the blog offers best tips, how-to’s, and […]

The Future of the Internet is Anonymous

Right now we’re in a world that sees  transparency as the new form of integrity. Right now we’re in a world that understands that reputation is everything. Loyalty is somewhat fleeting as consumers, armoured with this incessant flow of knowledge from the web, have the ability to make swift  judgements and decisions about individuals, companies […]

Localized Social Media Listening Can Happen with EchoSec

In all the time I have been in the online world, I have never come across an application that had my mind explode with its potential while scaring the living H-E-Double Hockey Sticks out of me. As I watched the demo of EchoSec over my GoToMeeting connection with CEO Karl Swannie, all I could think […]

The Ultimate B2B Marketing Guide To Drive Real Results

B2B isn’t sexy and B2B doesn’t get a lot of love from marketers. People spend hours and hours gushing over the latest superbowl ad and social media campaign from various body washes and automotive brands. It’s rare that we find people spending time analyzing successful b2b marketing initiatives and the reason is because a lot […]

10 Tools to Make Your Social Media Management Easier

Every second, 9,100 tweets are sent. In a given day, 55 million status updates are made on Facebook. Those are just two examples illustrating the volume of content and activity occurring in social media. By the time you are finished reading this, those statistics will probably have changed. People often ask me about my activity in social media and how I manage all the content that I see and share,…