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You've been blogging for a while. You're putting in the hours and trying to make sure that every post is valuable to your readers. In short; you're working harder than you've ever worked before. Yet, for some reason, things aren't going as planned. You have the content but you're not getting any engagement. No comments, … Continue reading 10 Blogging mistakes that are hurting your reputation & costing you time
Twitter chats have really been taking off lately. You'll see a new one cropping up all the time. They're one of the best forms of online community building by creating a space for people to share their ideas on any given industry topic. Not to mention, these chats can generate so much conversation and give … Continue reading A Step-by-step Guide to Creating Your Own Twitter Chat
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What should I say? How do I approach people? What am I doing? These were the questions floating around in my mind when I started using social media. It was almost as if I'd forgotten how to use words altogether! In the social landscape, your ability to generate stimulating conversation is the key to building … Continue reading The Art of Conversation: 5 Real Life Conversation Skills to Take to Social Media
It's no secret that I enjoy connecting with new people on Twitter. Even more so, I really love talking to people who share my passions during Twitter chats. They present us with an amazing opportunity to meet individuals that are scattered across the world & learn from professionals in our field. There are so many Twitter … Continue reading 8 Ways to Rock Any Twitter Chat