Delete your Klout profile now! The entire concept of turning “social influence” into a metric and then into a commodity to be sold is false and ultimately evil. What’s going to happen when you can’t get a marketing job because your Klout score is only in the 30s? Why should Joe Fernandez make billions on an IPO while handing out candy bars and coupons to the people who comprise the entire value proposition of Klout?
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As fast as the social media world changes does it seem impossible to keep up with everything new? There’s more than books and conferences to rely on. As they say about “how do you get to Carnagie Hall?” Practice, practice, practice.
Dell has established itself as a model of a large corporation embracing social media not just to improve customer service, but to change the corporate culture completely, to one that is open, authentic and trustworthy.
Tuesday afternoon I was sitting in an exit row seat of a Southwest Airlines flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas. I was looking forward to a big steak dinner with a small group of friends who happen to be clients that work in the hospitality business in Vegas. Needless to say, with their […]
I'm Rohn Jay Miller.
For the past twenty years I’ve built digital products, services and content for marketing, e-commerce, and social media. I write and speak on management, digital strategy, online influence, design thinking and social networks. And I blog for Social Media Today. I can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMA & Aquent Webinar: The Fabulous Collision of Search and Social
Social networks and search engines are the two primary ways we seek and browse online for information and personal connections. Google and other search engines have seen huge amounts of traffic growing from social networks and are working frantically to take advantage of this transformation.
These two massive worlds of social networks and search are colliding, and this will change the Internet forever. Click here to watch this Webinar sponsored by the American Marketing Association and Aquent.
Video Worth Watching
Tim Malbon, founding partner at Made by Many in the UK, spoke at an IPA event about Agile and the philosophy of Made by Many. Video courtesy the IPA, originally uploaded by them on Vimeo.
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Douglas Rushkoff of NYU explains why the Internet will destroy our economy--and why that's a good thing: