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Social Commerce. Online Safety. To Pin or Not to Pin: An in-depth look at Pinterest. Like many, I’m new to the social network Pinterest.

To Pin or Not to Pin: An in-depth look at Pinterest

It intrigued me after reading many articles about it being the fastest growing social network, so I set out to uncover the business case for using it. Because I’m a social media marketer, and business owner, it’s important that I squeeze every bit of visibility potential out of the various networks if I’m going to spend any time there. To learn more, I enlisted a friend and pin-wild owner of the boutique Susan Goldberg Zimmerman to give me the guided tour. Susan was a great teacher, showing me all of the beautiful images she collected of places she wished to visit and the products she has in her store. I asked her what the business use was and she said that she looks at the images as an introduction to the person as to whether or not she wants to follow them or perhaps do business with them.

As I mentioned, my mission was to find a business case to use the network so, I had to get back on task. Some of the pointers they gave: Google+ Business Page : The First 5 Things You Should Do with It. Genesis Tutorials – Tips, Tricks, and How-tos for the Genesis Theme Framework.

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Pinterest. Community mgmt. Gaming. Monitoring tools. Marketing & virality. Google Services for Clients. Melanie's Stuff. YouTube. Steampunk Web Design Ideas. QR Codes. WordPress Tuts. Training/Speaking Advice. G+ BWELA11. The Top 10 Marketing Sites for Social Media Marketing Trends Brian Solis. InShare744 Recently, the Pivot Conference team set out to learn more about the state of social advertising and the future ahead by conducting an industry survey of 230 brand managers, executives, and marketing professionals.

The Top 10 Marketing Sites for Social Media Marketing Trends Brian Solis

We will release the full report during the week of July 25th. Not all of the insights we learned will make it into the final report. However, I will share a few interesting findings as they come up starting with this one… The Top Marketing Sites for Social Media Marketing Trends We asked participants to share their favorite sites, blogs, and newsletters for learning the latest about social media marketing trends. 1. We also asked survey respondents about the role they play within their organization.

Corporate Marketing Managers represented the largest group of individual respondents with 16%, but a three-way tie followed closely behind with participants representing Corporate Presidents/CEO’s/Principals, Directors of Marketing, and Agency Presidents/CEOs/Principals.


The Walt Disney Company - Job Openings. Games Videos Create My Page Characters Movies. 30 Inspiring “About Me” Pages. By Stephanie Hamilton "About me" pages have the ability to engage and inform your site visitors in a personal and friendly way.

30 Inspiring “About Me” Pages

For web professionals, our "About me" page can be critical in establishing a true connection with potential clients, and it can set us apart from a sea of other designers and developers. For different types of websites, keep in mind that the About page could be structured differently. For example, an About page for a blog or news site can be vastly different when compared to the same page for a portfolio website.

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Studio Press/Genesis. Dreamhost FAQ. Kids online. Using Windows Templates on the Mac. Article contributed by John McGhie Most templates offered on the Microsoft Office for PC download site can be used with Microsoft Office for Macintosh.

Using Windows Templates on the Mac

However, on the Mac, we have to install them manually. This article tells you how. (The website installs them automatically on a PC running PC Office). This article has been updated to work around a bug in Stuffit running on Intel Macs. Obviously the best place to start is Mactopia. However, if the template you want is not among them, look on the general Office templates page. Right: Let’s cover a few ground rules before we get started: The templates Microsoft offers are the best you can get for no charge. Templates customised to exactly solve your business problem can be a fairly large investment.

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