Your Guide to Social Media Enlightenment – From Trending Topics to Innovative Startups

Pro Bono Social Media Consultants for Non-profits

Non-profits and charities have something in common that relates to humanity: their mission revolves around helping people. Collectively, they are, arguably, the sector with the most potential to drive social change from providing care to homeless youth to  funding breast cancer research.

In the face of massive government funding cuts and impending closures, non-profits … Read more


6 Social Media Trends You Don’t Want to Miss

Courtesy of Dean Vella

A shift in consumer relationships is driving businesses to change their mindsets, embrace a number of social media platforms, and interact with consumers where they are. But just where is all this social change leading?

1. The Rise of Google+
To many social media fans, Google+ makes more sense than Facebook, … Read more


5 Ways to Make Your Blog More User-friendly

Blogging -- What Jolly Fun!Courtesy of Corina Mackay

With the amount of information available on the Internet these days, the more enjoyable the experience of reading your blog, the better chance you have at gaining—and hanging onto—more readers. Try using these five tips as a checklist to make sure your blog is as user-friendly as possible.

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Top 10 (+1) Favorite Social Media Tools

Social Media Heart CollageCourtesy of Dean Vella

With the enormous growth of social media, social media tools are constantly being developed to manage, test, monitor, report and analyze social media activity and data. Knowing how to use these tools will provide market opportunities and allow you to fine-tune your social media strategy.

  1. HootSuite – HootSuite is a
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5 Ways to Save Time Blogging

Bloggers looking to build a regular arsenal of readers whether as a show of passion, money, a desire to share or a desire to educate have a few things in common. We’ve all experienced time constraints because little Jesse needs a ride to soccer practice or because a warehouse full of housewares isn’t going to … Read more


3 Ways to Freshen Up Your Social Media Strategy in 2012

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Courtesy of Corina Mackay

With the new year upon us, you’ve probably made your resolutions (and hopefully not broken them yet!) for your personal life. Have you made any for your social media strategy? Using what worked in 2011 and what didn’t, now is a great time to revisit your social media plan and make Read more


Roamz Interview: Get A Real-time Look at What is Going on Around You

I interviewed a happy and charismatic Jonathan Barouch, CEO and founder of Roamz–the real-time, location-based, mobile app–via Skype from his office in Australia.

Me: Alright, so just getting started could you briefly tell me whats Roamz is all about.
Jonathan: Yeah sure. So Roamz is a mobile app and at the moment it is

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