Monthly Archive: June 2010

The Corporate Anti-Social Media Policy 0

The Corporate Anti-Social Media Policy

A lot of discussions take place day in and day out over the use of social media in the workplace. “Is it productive?”, “Why do we need it?”, “Where’s the return?” and “Should we...

Social Media Spotlight: Brittany “Barefoot Foodie” Gibbons 0

Social Media Spotlight: Brittany “Barefoot Foodie” Gibbons

We’re at week three of Social Media Spotlight and this week we’re talking to someone brands may not have heard of, but her 131,000 unique visitors last month should get her some attention. And...

It’s Time for Me to Zag 0

It’s Time for Me to Zag

Wayne Gretzky has one of the greatest sayings of all time that has stuck with me since I heard it several years ago. When asked what the difference between a good hockey player and...

It’s Time for Me to Zag 0

It’s Time for Me to Zag

Wayne Gretzky has one of the greatest sayings of all time that has stuck with me since I heard it several years ago. When asked what the difference between a good hockey player and...

It’s Time for Me to Zag 0

It’s Time for Me to Zag

Wayne Gretzky has one of the greatest sayings of all time that has stuck with me since I heard it several years ago. When asked what the difference between a good hockey player and...

Social Media Spotlight: Shannon Paul 0

Social Media Spotlight: Shannon Paul

Last week we kicked off a new series called Blogger Social Media Spotlight here on Shamable and we spoke with ├╝ber Mom blogger Heather Spohr. This week we’re turning the focus in-house and have...

Blogger Spotlight: Heather Spohr 0

Blogger Spotlight: Heather Spohr

Earlier this week I wrote a post about working with bloggers and how brands can find the right one. The Shamable team thought it would be a great idea to start highlighting bloggers from...

Boys Will Be Boys – And That’s What Scares Me 0

Boys Will Be Boys – And That’s What Scares Me

I had a neighbor growing up named Tommy Salami. Salami wasn’t his real last name but one that was acquired over time. I’m not sure how he got the name but I’m guessing it’s...

Five Agencies Brands Should Avoid 0

Five Agencies Brands Should Avoid

Yesterday I posted a piece on matchmaking between bloggers and brands that seemed to go over pretty well. Today’s focus is going to shift to the relationship between a brand and their agency. In...

How To Select A Blogger For Your Brand 0

How To Select A Blogger For Your Brand

I’ve been working online with communities for the past 6 and a half years, a time when message boards and Yahoo Groups (remember those?) were as social as it got. This was an era...