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The Reciprocal Social Sharing Circus

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This occurs mostly in Twitter. You’ve seen it. The daily Tweet circus of users sharing reciprocal social links to each other’s sites in an automated fashion, usually without even reading what they are sharing.

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February 26, 2013 Author Adam Singer In The Social Web
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Netiquette 101: Search *Before* You Ask In Social

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This is something that’s been true long before the current wave of social tools existed. Back in the days when boards and forums reigned supreme, you would have been slaughtered if you asked something without using that site’s search function first to dig up previous threads.

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September 10, 2012 Author Adam Singer In The Social Web
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Don’t Be On The Wrong Side Of The Social Divide

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I’ve always been curious about those who choose not to participate in conversations regarding their given industry online. Especially those in digital marketing and PR (or any facet of the tech industry – which encompasses everyone in marketing and PR).

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July 16, 2012 Author Adam Singer In The Social Web
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How Social Technologies Can Smooth The Road To IPO

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An IPO is not just one of the most important marketing events in a company’s history. It’s also one of the biggest tests of a company’s ability to orchestrate and manage communications, internally and externally.

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January 24, 2012 Author Guest Author In The Social Web
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Priorities: Curing Social Media Overload

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Pinterest. Pinterest?! Really? Do I have to? That was what I first thought. I’ll admit it. The last thing I wanted to do was add another network to the long list of online communities I was already attempting to participate in.

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January 20, 2012 Author John Boitnott In The Social Web
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Random Thoughts On Reposts

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While I don’t think we suffer from information overload, I actually think we suffer from a more sinister problem. Curator overload. Not good curators like Robert Scoble or Jason Kottke. Those guys are worth their weight in gold.

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January 16, 2012 Author Adam Singer In The Social Web