Archive | April, 2010

links for 2010-04-29

Watch Air Traffic – LIVE! This looks to me – for some reason – like it's probably been around a while but I've only just come across it on the back of the ash cloud. It's almost totally useless but wildly brilliant at the same time. (tags: flightradar visualisation)

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links for 2010-04-28

10 Killer Tips for Creating a Branded YouTube Channel Another hit from Mashable. YouTube is big – really big – and you need to think about what you're doing if you want your efforts to produce results. (tags: mashable youtube socialmedia)

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It’s been an interesting year

So it’s a year almost to the day that I went freelance. I only realised when I attended a local country fair, comprising ferret races, dogs herding geese, and cut-price sales of smocks (I only lied about one of those), which I went to the day after deciding I had to go freelance last year […]

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Who are: @frosty_snow, @geoff_bronson, @gavin_henderson, @peter_bently?

This morning I took a quick look at what people were saying on the UK Election Social Media Dashboard. I noticed a few spikes on Twitter for George Osborne. This was strange. Osborne hasn’t figured particularly highly so far, and when he has, it’s been associated with spikes for his contemporaries Darling and Cable. So […]

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links for 2010-04-15

B2B Marketing Zone I've come across this site before but never really checked it out. It's incredibly useful, especially when drilling for B2B and social media. (tags: b2b) YouTube as corporate home page? – Reputation to Revenue Further reasons *not* to have a website. Increasingly I'm thinking that websites just don't cut it. Why would […]

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It’s never been easier to engage, so if people don’t…

… then we’re all going to hell in a hand cart. Probably. A bit. Sounds a bit alarmist I know, but here’s my take on this. In the past, I’ve been fairly lackadaisical about politics. I thought I had left-wing leanings when I was younger but then who doesn’t/didn’t? At least I wasn’t a hippy […]

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links for 2010-04-13

What to say when – managing marketing content through the sales funnel Nice, clear advice here. (tags: marketing funnel) Vanessa Bright – netvibes Vanessa seems to have done a lot of work here to bring together the best widgets under categories that make a lot of sense to PRs and communicators generally. (tags: vanessa_bright vanessabright […]

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The UK Election Headline Game: what do you think it’ll be tomorrow then?

The other day I was going through the UK Election Social Media Dashboard and suddenly noticed, in large letters, the word ‘nauseating’ next to Vince Cable’s tweet cloud. It’s not every day you see a politician using a four-syllable adjective so I clicked and found out, well, you probably know by now, that he considers […]

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links for 2010-04-10

Everything Twitter Directory, Applications, Mods, and Widgets Just about every Twitter-related resource under the sun. (tags: twitter tweetthings)

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