On Social: Do we Keep doing the Same things and Expect Different Results?

If you really, really want to keep doing the same thing over and over and expect different results, you can.  As a Publisher/Editor and Social scientist  don’t expect me to mince words with you.   Doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results is the definition of insanity.  Yup.  Crazy.  That process is steeped in denial, ...

Twitter Suspends Automated Tweets

About 3pm yesterday, Twitter’s API Department stopped allowing automated tweets.   Let’s be clear here, not all automated Tweets are so called “Spam” either by Twitter’s Definition or End User Definition.  One example are quotes.  I had a young man tweet me the other day: “When is your next quote coming out?  ...

Specificity in a Social Setting

Using Specificity Creates Relationships By Lonny Dunn, Founder of Social N 703-675-0593 “Thanks for the Follow.  Have a Nice Day!”  we might as well be typing to ourselves with that meet and greet. Social requires specificity. IE:  “Wonderful beautiful family you have there, @EndUser that Canyon backdrop is amazing!”   ...

Is Your SEO Killing Your Chances?

Hiring an overseas SEO Company may have already ruined your rankings. _______________________________ “You may just need to provide content fit for your market which increases your sales conversions,  penetrates niche markets,  uses emotional triggers, uses Social Engagement instead of Social Broadcast, increase  your overall Social Value, ...

Tweets that Begin with the @ Sign

Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs'); Tweets that begin with the @Sign Can only be seen by mutual followers. ...