Summarized: The 2013 In-House Counsel New Media Engagement Survey

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Those of us who care about all forms of marketing, networking and communication for lawyers anticipate surveys that study the use of Social Media, as well as all marketing tools, when it comes to lawyers’ clients. They can help us wade through the possibilities that lie in front of us in terms of marketing strategy. Today, the 2013 In-House Counsel …

Social Media: LinkedIn Is FINALLY Jumping On The Mentions Bandwagon

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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 …

SOCIAL MEDIA: IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A QUICK FIX, MOVE ALONG

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Who among us wouldn’t love to find a marketing tool that would cause our phone to ring with… Lots of clients The right clients in the areas we serve Those who know how to pay their bills Those who LOVE us, I mean REALLY love us Media who want to write about all the wonderful things we do People who …

What Would You Change About Social Media If You Had To Start Over Today?

Social Media: How’s Your Dance Coming Along?

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My online friend, Bill Dorman, published a post today asking what we would change if we could turn back the clock to start in this world of social media today. He writes often about the big kids of social media, those who are perceived to be important, the ones who are always tapped to speak at national and international conferences …

Social Media: 10 Ways and 10 Places You Can Use Photos In Marketing

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The Numbers Are Telling Regardless of which marketing and social networking sites we use, we can learn something from the following numbers. Instagram has 90 million monthly active users 40 million photos are uploaded per day 8500 likes per second 1000 comments per second Instagram launched in October, 2010, and had 14 million users one year later.  They now have …

TWITTER CHANGES: YOU FAVORITE ME…NO, YOU LIKE ME!

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  It looks like our favorite… real-time micro-blogging conversational breaking news 140-character message hashtagging event-tracking Social Networking site   …Twitter, might be in the midst of making a little change to your Favorite button. I wrote about a few other changes Twitter recently made that really irritated some people, but this latest one is pretty minor in my book. As …

TWITTER, YOU NAUGHTY BIRD, YOU!

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AH, CHANGE When it comes to the Social Media landscape, one thing we know for sure is this: It changes regularly, and will continue to do so. There’s nothing we can do to stop the momentum, so hang on tight, and let’s enjoy the ride together, okay? Alright, alright, you don’t have to enjoy the ride. I’ll enjoy it while …

Twitter: Nice To Meet You Egg

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You signed up for this thing called Twitter a while back for one of a few reasons: You weren’t quite sure what to do with it, but you knew you needed to reserve your name so it wouldn’t be taken when you were ready. You were ready to reach out to others that you want to do business with. You …

ONE SOCIAL MEDIA PREDICTION FOR 2011…YES, 2011

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About a year ago, Twitterville author Shel Israel wrote a blog post titled “My Predictions for 2011” on his blog Global Neighbourhoods. One of his predictions that resonated with me at the time was Number 9. Shel wrote: “The Chinese government will accelerate its suppression of free speech on the Internet. Simultaneously, more Chinese people will bypass the government censors. It will …