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The Nips and Tucks Happening at LinkedIn

By: Guest | October 29, 2012 | 
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Today’s guest post is by Liam Gooding Does everything coming out of California really need a face lift? LinkedIn has been changing things up lately, but will their actions distract users from discussing business? Judging by the recent activities, it would seem they’re getting a bit obsessed with their wrinkles. The question is will they take it too far and end up masking the characteristics we [&hellip... Read More
Gini Dietrich

Fourteen Social Media Policy Must Haves

By: Gini Dietrich | October 29, 2012 | 
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I am not an attorney. I don’t even play one on TV (though I did really want to go to law school so I could be a sports agent, but that’s neither here nor there). But I am a communications professional who spends a lot of time online and I can tell you, without a shadow of a doubt, you need a social media policy. I [&hellip... Read More
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The Three Things, Edition 5

By: Gini Dietrich | October 28, 2012 | 
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Welcome to the fifth edition of The Three Things, brought to you by Michael Schechter, Howie Goldfarb, and me. Before we get started, everyone wish Howie good luck on Sunday. He’s getting married! I know he’d prefer me not tell the world, but too bad! Big, big congratulations to you and Isadora! Michael (it’s weird for me to type that; I call him Shrek) and I were talking [&hellip... Read More
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Gin and Topics: Book Burning Parties and a Drunk Makeup Tutorial

By: Gini Dietrich | October 26, 2012 | 
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Alright. Mother Nature, if you read Spin Sucks, we need to have a talk. Utah (my mom texted me to brag last night), Colorado, and Minnesota all have snow. It is currently 37 degrees. WHERE IS MY SNOW?? The east coast is supposed to have some sort of perfect storm this weekend. And good ol’ Chicago? The Windy City? The city at Lake Michigan? Just cold. [&hellip... Read More
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Yelp Consumer Alerts Filters False Reviews

By: Arment Dietrich | October 24, 2012 | 
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Today’s guest post is by Allen Mireles. Our digital world is constantly evolving in response to user demand. New tools and systems are being created and introduced almost daily. And, almost as quickly as something is put into use, someone figures out how to get around it. Gaming the system, no matter what the system, is rampant. An estimated 282 million Americans are using the web [&hellip... Read More
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Join Mark Story for a Special Livefyre Q&A Today

By: Gini Dietrich | October 24, 2012 | 
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You may notice this is becoming a regular thing. Having authors on to answer questions about their books. On the third Wednesday of every month, we’re going to continue the trend (except next month we’re doing it on the third Tuesday because of American Thanksgiving). We’re even building the calendar for 2013 so you’ll know ahead of time who to expect each month and can plan [&hellip... Read More
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The Three Things, Edition 4

By: Gini Dietrich | October 21, 2012 | 
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Welcome to the fourth edition of The Three Things, brought to you by Michael Schechter, Howie Goldfarb, and me. What do you think of this series so far? Do you like it? Are you getting new and different content you wouldn’t otherwise see/listen to/read? Let us know in the comments! The Three Things arrives in your inbox on Sunday mornings (unless you don’t suscribe, but that can easily [&hellip... Read More
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Gin and Topics: Steve Martin and First World Problems

By: Gini Dietrich | October 19, 2012 | 
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I keep thinking the best Gin and Topics has been done and then someone sends me a video that is so hilarious, I get to outdo myself. Again. Until last week, the very best issue was Will Ferrell and Jimmy Fallon dancing and singing about tight pants (cough, hipsters, cough). And then last week Richard Simmons on Whose Line is it Anyway? and Canadian Dance Moves [&hellip... Read More