The 10 Commandments of Social Media via @mashable My Interpretation

So here are Mashable’s ten commandments of social media: Thou Shalt Blog (like crazy). Thou Shalt Create Profiles (everywhere). Thou Shalt Upload Photos (lots of them). Thou Shalt Upload Videos (all you can find). Thou Shalt Podcast (often). Thou Shalt Set Alerts (immediately). Thou Shalt Comment (on a multitude of blogs). Thou Shalt Get Connected (with everyone). …

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Customized Videos by the @oldspice Dude = Awesome

So what do you do to make a great act better have it said by a half naked dude with some great syntax. Well the Old Spice dude is putting out customized video intros for the internet folks. I think this will drive bloggers to the site to take the gamble to see if they …

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Corporate Social Media Policies via @FastCompany – my take & a great read

via fastcompany.com I really liked the simplicity of Intel’s social media policy and I can see how any traditional news outlets like CNN will have problems in this space trying to balance their objectivity on the issues. It makes me wonder when your public face i.e. the anchors can talk at length about their own …

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@FastCompany wants to know your Influence

How influential are you? That is the question and Fast Company wants to find the answer. Everyone is looking for influencers, persuaders, those with the audience and the pull that they can turn to action. I don’t know what being an influencer really means. The only thing I have influence over is what I do every day. …

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Mmmm Ice Cream, AR and Smiles – Sounds Rocking

The Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival is taking place in France and SapientNitro is testing out their AR vending machines that trades crazy smiles (that it posts to facebook) for ice cream. Not a bad trade indeed. Now when does Toronto get a few of these. A great idea and reminds of the vending machines …

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