Jelly The New Q&A App For Business Could It Be The Next Twitter?

the new jelly-app

I just downloaded the new Jelly app from the app store. I like the cover photo on the app, it says point, shoot, ask. Sounds like it could come in handy right. Could Jelly be the next Twitter? It combines the networking and content sharing ability of Twitter, with the questions and answers ability of […]

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Weekly social media roundup: Facebook, Google, Quora, Twitter, WordPress

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A lot of things happened in social media this week — yet again. 1) Facebook partnered with Save.org to better identify the warning signs of suicide attempts. The company also launched a new tool for Page admins. 2) If you use Google Drive for your slideshows, you are in for a nice surprise. 3) Q&A […]

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This Inexpensive Marketing Plan Can Lead to More Traffic, More Leads and Higher Customer

Are you up against competition that has deep pockets and can outspend you in traditional advertising methods? Click here to find out how you can bring traffic and leads for next to nothing… Traditional outbound marketing can end up being a poor investment. You have to rely on channels like cold-calling, paid branding and print […]

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Quora Makes a Move for Big Growth

Since its launch in 2010, question-and-answer website Quora has been likened to both Wikipedia and Twitter. But, at least in one way, Quora is making a move to distance itself from both sites: The start-up is relocating to Mountain View–and not to San Francisco, where the other two companies are located. According to a Bloomberg […]

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10 Things You May Not Know About YouTube

Social media verse is full of some best kept secrets. YouTube is one of them. Yet when I think about cultural shifts enabled by social media, YouTube is the place that comes most vibrantly to mind. It’s big, wide and deep.   In my last post I mentioned that the social media ‘verse is full […]

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How and When Do You Find Time For Blogging?

So here’s how I manage my blogging. First, I do most of my writing either late at night, or first thing in the morning. Ideally, I will write my post the night before, and set it to publish the following morning at 8am. If I haven’t come up with a post idea by the end […]

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Guest post: How to get targeted traffic from Quora and Yahoo Answers

See on Scoop.it – Social Media Tips and News Marketing your blog or website is key to its long-term success. Finding ways to increase your traffic will help you increase your sales and protect your brand longevity. Quora and Yahoo Answers are both simple question-and-answer sites. Some users post their questions, and other users post […]

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Instagram’s founder had no programming training. He’s a marketer who learned to code by night

Via Scoop.it – internetbillboards Instagram‘s CEO, Kevin Systrom, will go down in history as one of the greatest Silicon Valley success stories of our generation. Unlike Mark Zuckerberg, the man responsible for acquiring the popular photo sharing app for $1 billion, Systrom received no formal engineering training. Systrom, an active user on Quora, is a […]

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Collective Intelligence Join In The Discussion Now on Quora

Via Scoop.it – internetbillboards Covering the emerging 3.0 semantic web, content curation and social tools that will eventually lead to universal online intelligence. We are having a discussion on this topic via Quora so feel free to jump in and make your knowledge on the topic known. Via www.quora.com

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Quora: The Super Bowl of Social Media

Via Scoop.it – internetbillboards Quora: “a continually improving collection of questions and answers created, edited, and organized by everyone who uses it. The most important thing is to have each question page become the best possible resource for someone who wants to know about the question.” That’s how Quora describes itself. My take: It’s like […]

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What’s Behind The Pinterest Craze? 15 Super-Users Share Their Thoughts

This piece was written by Arik C. Hansen – he was fascinated by the growth of Pinterest in such a short time so he set out to ask 15 people that he refers to as “super users” what they like about Pinterest, how much time they spend on there per week, and more. In this […]

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You Are What You Curate: Why Pinterest is So Hot

This piece was written by Om Malik for Gigaom The author says “Pinterest is one of the hottest startups around these days and represents the latest buzzword in the Valley: curation”. Here’s what you need to know: 2012 will likely see an acceleration of structured, push button, social curation across the web. Why? Because most […]

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Will Pinterest Lead The Way & Transform the Web in 2012?

I selected this post written by Elad Gil because not only was it interesting and timely, but the comments from his readers were equally as valuable. So many different social curation platforms emerging, Pinterest is one to watch……. Excerpt: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing The most interesting wave hitting the social web […]

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Why Quora’s New Boards Feature Makes It a Better Network

Via Scoop.it – internetbillboards Quora’s relationship with the Q&A format is no longer exclusive. As of Tuesday, you can also use the site to arrange content from around the web on Pinterest-like boards.While the move seems like an odd one for a startup most often defined as a Q&A platform, it also opens up an […]

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Why Quora Is the Answer to Your Business Branding Questions

Via Scoop.it – internetbillboards Being a part of a marketing department in today’s world is somewhat exhausting. All day I am stumbling, digging, tweeting, liking, and connecting. For some, this may sound like a foreign language, but for an employee in the marketing field this sounds like work, work and more work. Social media is […]

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Quora Improves Discovery of Content With New Feature Curation “Browse”

Via Scoop.it – internetbillboards If you’re going to go through all the trouble of streamlining your Topic pages and creating Topic Groups, you might as well develop an over-arching way to get your users psyched about Topics. Quora Browse, a beautifully redesigned browse page that is once again an effort to prevent this type of […]

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