Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Holiday Guide For Social Business Success

My friend Jeme isn’t into social networks … but she throws a killer holiday party each year. Toasts are made, friendships rekindled, new relationships sparked. After too much food and drink, and lots of laughs,  her guests glow with good cheer … Continue reading

Posted in business wisdom, social media and role in business development, Social Media Best Practices, social networking, word of mouth | Tagged , | 3 Comments

5 Resources to Help You Changeover to the New Facebook Timeline

The new Facebook Timeline has been rolling out since September.  As of today, it’s available to everyone! After hearing a wide range of reactions to the new Facebook timeline — mostly good — I’m reminded of the book Who Moved … Continue reading

Posted in facebook | Tagged , | Leave a comment

17 Social Media Lessons From “Likeable” Media (and win a FREE book)

[tweetmeme source=”rhondahurwitz” only_single=false]There are lots of excellent books about social media.  Why does “Likeable Social Media” belong on your bookshelf? Likeable Media founder Dave Kerpen has written a book that both teaches and inspires, with instructive success stories from their client … Continue reading

Posted in facebook, social media strategy | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Better Ways To Use QR Codes (and Save a Kitten)

[tweetmeme source=”rhondahurwitz” only_single=false]Who uses QR codes? According to recent studies by Comscore and Pew, only 6% of mobile phone users scan QR codes, even though 87% use their phone to access the Internet.  QR code users are more likely to be male, young … Continue reading

Posted in marketing communications, marketing technology, mobile marketing, QR codes | Tagged , , | 2 Comments