Brian Solis Asks WTF (What’s the Future) of Business

Brian Solis and I go back a long way, and I feel like I know him even though we’ve never met. That’s one of the magical changes that social media has brought to our lives. Capturing and sharing the magic, wonder and possibilities of social media for business audiences has been Solis’ stock in trade […]

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Journalists Can Stop Debating the Ethics of Sponsored Content — It’s Up to Audiences to Decide

How popular is sponsored content today? A three-week campaign with BuzzFeed, including a handful of sponsored posts written by its advertorial staff, will cost you a minimum of $50,000. Most BuzzFeed advertisers pay much more than that. BuzzFeed is the headliner of a media zeitgeist that is all the rage these days for both media […]

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Wefollow Re-Joins the Social Media Influence Fray

Remember WeFollow? Back in March 2009, Digg creator Kevin Rose unveiled his social influence startup as a side project that attracted a lot of attention. Along with a team that included site engineer Jeff Hodsdon, Rose launched WeFollow to rank the most influential users of Twitter across all topics, industries and imaginable categories. The site […]

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