New Social Media Powerhouse: Blueglass Interactive

I know I am day late with this post, but this is not really a news blog :). For those interested in social media marketing services, a new killer agency in the space has formed yesterday, Blueglass Interactive had formed. The company has many industry stalwarts, including: Chris Winfield, Dave Snyder, Brent Csutoras, Loren Baker, and Jordan Kasteler. That's a powerhouse team. The result is that they … [Read more...]

And the cluelessness goes on

It amazes me when people obviously use scrapers to harvest email addresses and then blindly send out mass emails looking for business. Below is an email I received this morning, with my comments in (): "Hope you are doing well. (I am glad that she is concerned for my well being) Haven’t heard back from you, just wondering if you are interested in our services (if she had looked at any page at all on our … [Read more...]

Authoritative Social Media Content

The process for winning on Digg (and other social media sites) is a complex one. This has been made even more complex by recent changes in the Digg algorithm. Many webmasters strive to develop content that will score well on Digg, looking for tons of traffic, and lots of links. The first key, obviously, is to truly deliver value to the audience. Since we are not going to cover this aspect of social … [Read more...]

Announcing … The SEMMYS

Matt McGee of Small Business SEM officially announced the launch of the SEMMYS early this morning. The SEMMYS are a set of awards that will be given to the best search marketing blog posts of 2007. A panel of judges, including yours truly, are helping pick a set of finalists during the course of this week. Next week, voting on the finalists will be opened to the public. Voters will be given a week to … [Read more...]