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Should You Curate Social Media Content? [Chart included]

To master the flow of the social media conversation, social media content curationhas emerged to host and facilitate the content and increase its relevancy based on context. Before you jump to the conclusion that curating and editing content are the same function, here’s a comparison chart across seven attributes.

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2010’s Top 12 Social Media Experts

To understand social media’s non-stop, multi-directional conversation, a road map can be useful. Here’s a list of 12 top social media experts to help you tackle the terrain of this evolving landscape. In addition, there are 5 up and comers to keep your eye on.

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How to Find Stories for Your Brand Within Your Organization

While stories are at the core of a lot of social media and content marketing, it can be difficult starring at your computer screen trying to create effective ones for your business. Here are 29 questions to help you source the best lore around your company.

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Social Media Hearts Cause Marketing

Cause marketing is the coordinated efforts of both for-profit and not-for-profit (NFP) organizations towards a common charitable and/or social goal. Unlike other forms of marketing, cause marketing has 5 goals and 8 distinct target audiences. (Contains useful research and chart.)

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How to Grow Your Social Media Tribe

Every one needs a group of family, friends and colleagues around them. In the social media ecosphere, people refer to this group of like-minded individuals as a tribe. So how do you build your tribe when you’re first starting out in social media? Here are seven tips.

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12 Suggestions to Overcome Blank Blog Post Syndrome

Experiencing blank-page inertia? Here are 12 ideas to help you jump start your writing. Additionally, insights into how to capture your fleeting thoughts and develop them into well crafted columns are included.

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Does Your Blog Have Personality? 7 Points to Help You Create Your Writer’s Voice

When faced with a blank screen, many bloggers and other social media content creators are at a loss as to what to do. Here are 7 points to help you find your writer’s voice based on last night’s #blogchat.

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