A new publishing ecosystem is emerging that includes among its participants O'Reilly Media, Pearson, Safari Books, Barnes & Noble, Microsoft, and Liberty Media. This new ecosystem may come to c...
Dawn Matheson's insight:
Don't let the focus on educational publishing deter you from reading Joseph Esposito's piece.
This is a fascinating, parallel look at not only how technology has changed how and where we read, but also how the "ecosystem" for publishing has changed, particularly as it relates to D2c (Direct to Consumer)
Jonathan Richards: "Deciding what text to put on an interactive button can be difficult, not least because of the unusual grammar of the 'interactive voice'. Here, we propose a test to use when in doubt."
"If you’re as busy as I am, you don’t have time to spend all day finding content, and managing your Twitter account. Steven Hughes wrote a great post a few weeks ago about how to manage Twitter efficiently, and spoke about Twitter tools. I’ll expand more on that topic in this post. There are plenty of Twitter tools out there that make it a lot easier for you to do your daily Twitter work. Here are some of my favourite Twitter tools for content and account management that I could not live without:"
It's not enough to just "do" social media, you still need goals ... and you want to know how to measure whether they are working for you.
In this Social Media Examiner video, Michael Stelzner interviews Dave Fleet. "Fleet shares insights into the strategies businesses are using to measure their social media and how this impacts businesses today."
Learn how to create stunning infographics - without spending hundreds of dollars on a graphic designer or losing your mind - in just 30 minutes or less.
From word clouds to network data visualizations, infographics have become a primary format for content in a relatively short period of time. Although the ‘infographic’ is nothing new, its proliferation and evolution has been nothing short of exponential in the past few years.
Whether you love them or hate them, the rising popularity of infographics can’t be denied.
Being beaten to the punch happens more than you would think.
You have an idea for the next phase of your career. You think it would be intriguing to finally start that social media company you have been talking about for years, or that concierge-type service aimed at single men with lots of money but no time.
Or you think you have an idea, one that could advance your career at work. Big time.
Google has begun rolling out some new features for Google+ Hangouts, including the consolidation of key function tools like invites, chat and frequently used apps on the sidebar, along with colorful notifications for different functions.