Here are links to some great resources for learning about social media, Internet marketing, marketing in general, and business development.
Social Media Thought Leaders and Influencers
Ted Rubin (Twitter campaign is #RonR, which stands for Return on Relationships)
Mashable — Great source for recent news articles on Social Media, as well as other topics
Social Media Examiner — Largest online social media magazine
Jeannette Seibly — She has created 3 millionaires, has over 30 years of experience, and is very efficient. She also help companies with confilct resolution, work environment and morale, Human Resource management, improving departmental productivity, and executive coaching. See Jeannette’s books, or contact her
Maurice Washington — He helps with systems, logistics, and strategy for business growth.
Measure of Social Media Influence
How do you measure influence? It’s more complicated than just the number of followers a person has. The metrics usually involve level of engagement (how many people are commenting, liking, retweeting, sharing, +1?). So, it’s not just about your circles of influence, and how often you are pushing out content. It’s about “social proof” — you may think that your content is interesting, valuable and relevant, but are people engaging with it?
Here are some websites where you can look up a person’s level of influence:
More to follow…