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What’s One Thing I Can Do Right Now?

I’ve attended, liveblogged and presented at a plethora of marketing and technology conferences in the last year. After attending enough, you start to notice common trends in questions, presentations and even personalities. One of the most common, recurring questions asked is: “what’s one thing I can do right now?” Or perhaps a variation, “What’s one thing I can start doing today?”

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March 26, 2010 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR
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Viral Marketing 101 – Seeding Your Campaign

Popular bloggers, smart companies and even media have designs on creating and then seeding viral content. Seeding is part of the process – great content marketing itself is a myth.

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March 24, 2010 Author Guest Author In Digital Marketing and PR
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Your Life Should Be On An Accelerated Learning Curve

Eric Friedman (analyst at Union Square Ventures) and I have been having a great dialog offline the past few weeks. We’ve been discussing the idea that throughout life, you need to be on an accelerated learning curve. I’ve been thinking about this and realized why it’s such a great idea: it’s the opposite of how most people live.

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March 21, 2010 Author Adam Singer In Inspiration
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Have Ideas You Want To Share With This Community?

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Hey readers. Have ideas you want to share with this community? Some of you have asked over the years but I haven’t allowed it. Now you have your shot. I’ve allowed two other smart people to guest post in the last several months as a test and have been pleased with the results (and gotten positive feedback from the community). So I’m opening the same opportunity to you.

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March 18, 2010 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR
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Interview With Shutterstock CEO Jon Oringer

About one year ago, Shutterstock’s PR team pitched me to interview CEO Jon Oringer. At the time I wasn’t interested in interviewing their CEO as I didn’t have a relationship with the brand. However, their PR team knew how to pitch a blogger, even to the point of taking one of my ideas and implementing it.

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March 17, 2010 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR
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The Open Web Is Not Going Away

Mitch Joel and I don’t always see eye to eye. He thinks we need mass media and I disagree entirely. He also thinks print is sticking around, something I see having no relevance in tomorrow’s digital society.

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March 16, 2010 Author Adam Singer In Digital Marketing and PR