Social Media: LinkedIn Is FINALLY Jumping On The Mentions Bandwagon

Nancy Myrland All Posts, LinkedIn, Social Media 4 Comments

I know LinkedIn has been avoiding getting all Facebookified, and didn’t want their mostly business-minded site to get all Twitterized, and certainly not all Google Plussy, but this is looooong overdue.
Beginning today, LinkedIn will begin rolling out the ability to “mention” other users in our updates. Hallelujah!
Some might find this obnoxious, and don’t look forward to their inboxes filling up …

How Is Your Social Echo?

Nancy Myrland All Posts, Social Media Leave a Comment

Because I know you’ve been sitting around, waiting for yet another industry term to become familiar with, I thought I’d introduce you to one you might not have heard yet.
Social Echo
PR Newswire coined the term “Social Echo” to describe
“the powerful reverberation around brands that occurs through [the millions of] conversations in the social networks and communities where people gather today.”
In …