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Scheduling Online Interactions

By: Gini Dietrich | May 12, 2010 | 
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Today’s question from the Arment Dietrich Facebook page comes from Jason Verhoosky of Old Beauty Design who asks, “Do you schedule time on a daily basis for social media, blogging, and online interactions or do you post/interact as needed?&#... Read More
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Facebook Privacy

By: Gini Dietrich | May 11, 2010 | 
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The third podcast of Inside PR is in the can and this week we discuss Facebook privacy (listen to it here - we’re getting better at it!), which has become a pretty big topic of late as the giant continues to change its security options. At least once a day, there is something circulating that tells you which buttons to change to keep your information more [&hellip... Read More
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Three Facebook Apps No Company Should Be Without

By: Arment Dietrich | May 10, 2010 | 
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Guest blogged by Molli Megasko Last month I gave you five tips to create a Facebook page.  Now that you’ve had a chance to master the basics, it’s time to take it to the next level. Following are three Facebook apps no company should be without. Networked Blogs – If you or your company has a blog, this application is a great way to include your [&hellip... Read More
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Using Social Media for Business Growth

By: Gini Dietrich | May 6, 2010 | 
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This was published in the May issue of Franchise Times. Last year, in this column, we took a look at the online crisis that was created for Domino’s when a couple of employees posted a damaging video on YouTube that took less than 24 hours to circle the world. After the story ran, Ramon DeLeon, a Domino’s franchisee in Chicago, sent me a note to say [&hellip... Read More
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Boosting Your Career Via Social Media

By: Gini Dietrich | April 21, 2010 | 
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Every week we invite our Facebook fans to post a question on our wall, which I then answer via video blog. This week, Jelena Woehr asks, “What is the best way a young professional can spend a few hours each week in order to give their current and future career a boost?&#... Read More
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10 Must Have WordPress Plugins (part 1 of 2)

By: Arment Dietrich | April 19, 2010 | 
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Guest blogged by Nick Harrison Below are 10 must have WordPress plugins for your blog. There are so many others that I am turning this into a two part series, but I want your ideas, too. So review the list below and then let me know which plugins you think should make the second part!... Read More
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How to Sort through Google Alerts

By: Gini Dietrich | April 13, 2010 | 
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As is becoming customary, we answered another question from our Facebook fan page via video today. Nick Nichols, of DesignInaBag, asks, “how do you sort through all of the information you get in your Google alerts to get what’s most pertinent?” No hat today because the sun was shining so brightly that I had to swap it with sunglasses. Check out where we  are on location!... Read More
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WordPress.com or WordPress.org

By: Arment Dietrich | April 11, 2010 | 
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Guest blogged by Nick Harrison This is actually a question I get asked constantly, and WordPress doesn’t communicate it very well to a new blogger. The difference boils down to control versus limitations. That control, however, means more cost and more work. WordPress.com: WordPress.com is a free hosting solution. When you go on WordPress.com and create a blog account, you are able to access their software [&hellip... Read More