Archive | July, 2012

11 Tips to Pitch Bloggers The Right Way

11 Tips to Pitch Bloggers The Right Way

Since 2007, I received my share of press releases. At meetups and blogging events, I often voiced my lack of satisfaction for the materials that I received. I hoped that things will get better with time. Sadly, I still wait for that to happen. I decided to help PR professionals by sharing here what bloggers […]

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HOW to use, SOCIAL MEDIA | July 30, 2012

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What You Should Remember from Social Mix 2012

What You Should Remember from Social Mix 2012

photos by Alexa Clark on Flickr – and read her take on the conference at Unsweetened.ca I was last Thursday in Toronto to attend Social Mix, a social media conference. The two keynotes presenters, Amber Mac and Gary Vaynerchuk, were a treat. I expect that  level of performance from these established speakers. Someone else impressed me a […]

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HOW to use, SOCIAL MEDIA | July 12, 2012

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Check Who is Behind an Infographics Before You Share

Check Who is Behind an Infographics Before You Share

photo: Cool Infographics Gallery on Pinterest We all love to look and are happy to share cute infographics. But before you write a blog post based on an infographics, make sure to check the hyperlink that it points to and that you can find the data source. Best practices suggest that you include in your […]

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Blogging TIPS | July 2, 2012

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It’s OK to Take a Break from Social Media and Blogging

It’s OK to Take a Break from Social Media and Blogging

With summer vacation being in full bloom for most, it seems natural to talk about work life balance. My advice is as appropriate whether you are a blogger or an entrepreneur. Schedule your time off. This way you could plan ahead of time what will happen in your absence. I recall when I started blogging […]

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