Sina Weibo: Blocking a Potential Gold Mine for Google, Facebook, and Twitter

So in social media today, there are two totally competing narratives. On one side: Twitter’s getting the presidential treatment, Facebook had got users on pins and needles and hedging bets on a possible assist from Skype, and Google+ continues to find fanboys in a tizzy. On the other side: Celebrities… Read more“Sina Weibo: Blocking a Potential Gold Mine for Google, Facebook, and Twitter”

AM Affiliate: Why You Should Go On A Vacation, Microsoft’s Wild Spend, + More

» Are you paying someone to give you instructions? Why? [Seth Godin] » Sure this particular pep talk is geared to business owners, but many affiliate marketers are just that. So if you’re working 48 hours a day–more than you may be able to–read this to learn how you can… Read more“AM Affiliate: Why You Should Go On A Vacation, Microsoft’s Wild Spend, + More”

AM Affiliate: Tweets Triple, It’s Better To Be Interesting Not Perfect, + More

– The Twitterverse is more noisy now than it was a year ago: There are three times as many tweets these days. [ReadWriteWeb] – The detention of Chinese artist/activist Ai Weiwei has inspired users of Sina Weibo–China’s answer to Twitter as Twitter itself is blocked in the country–to work around… Read more“AM Affiliate: Tweets Triple, It’s Better To Be Interesting Not Perfect, + More”