I just finished wrapping an independent short film of which I am one of the leads, and one of the crew was tweeting the goings on from the set.
Anyone with an interest in social networks may learn from and enjoy this book, however, it’s aimed at folks looking to leverage social networks for business purposes. In particular, it’s a got a wealth of information pertinent to the corporate enterprise.
People Who Like People…. Are the luckiest People in the world. Are you singing yet? Put Barbra on in the background, because just like everything old is new again, to understand how to build a blog audience, it only takes a little reconnection Fanny Brice style. Social media mavens like to chat about relationships, the new age term for People, one of the original 5P’s of Marketing. If you want to draw people to your blog, take a lesson or two from Fanny Brice and first learn how to work the room.
Hang around anyone who talks about social media long enough, and you’ll invariably hear the word “transparency” thrown out like some new catch phrase designed to make the use of social media self-apparent to anyone within earshot.
The battle for readers is going to be won by the bloggers who provide the most useful and entertaining content. A site providing a good, free tool that solves a common problem for your target audience is a link that’s going to be referenced and shared.
Recently a techie friend of mine, Amani Roberts, introduced me to Posterous and another social media expert recommended Brizzly.