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Gini Dietrich on Why Social Media Doesn’t Suck

by Green Apple on September 1, 2010

Host Angie Swartz welcomes Gini Dietrich to talk about the many uses of social media. They discuss all the important topics from Twitter to video blogs. Listen in for some advice you can’t afford to miss!

Twitter Names: @GiniDietrich@AngieSwartz gini-1a

Twitter Talk Radio, hosted by Angie Swartz, is recorded live in the WSRadio studios in sunny San Diego! You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the links below and sign up for our RSS feed at the bottom of the page.

Each week on Twitter Talk Radio, we spend an hour broken up into four segments when we cover:

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Why Do You Want Your Business on Facebook or Twitter Anyway?

by Alan Underkofler on August 30, 2010

Did you see a twitter or Facebook logo at the bottom of the screen while watching CNN?  Did you see a recent commercial or advertisement with just the Facebook business page listed for your favorite brand?   No website…  just the Facebook website.

are you on facebook twitterEverybody else is doing it, right?  All types of companies are turning to Social Media.  Large fortune 100 companies, big local companies, all the way down to your favorite coffee shop down the street.  Is everyone just jumping on the band wagon or is this social media stuff really working?

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Denise Wakeman: A Blogging How to for Business Owners

by Green Apple on August 18, 2010

Host Angie Swartz welcomes back Denise Wakeman for a second interview. Denise offers listeners great advice about hiring a social media consultant and insight to the evolving online marketing era.

denisewakemanTwitter Names: @DeniseWakeman@AngieSwartz

Twitter Talk Radio, hosted by Angie Swartz, is recorded live in the WSRadio studios in sunny San Diego! You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the links below and sign up for our RSS feed at the bottom of the page.

Each week on Twitter Talk Radio, we spend an hour broken up into four segments when we cover:

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Ten Easy Ideas for Writing Great Blog Posts

by Angie A. Swartz on August 2, 2010

“Where do I get ideas for writing on my blog?”

This is a question I answer almost every day.

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Photo Credit Chris Baker

Whether you are creating content for your blog, your facebook page, twitter updates, linkedin profile, a forum or any other social media site, the easiest place to find content is in your daily routine.  People want to know about you, your life and your business.  Remember, we all (well, most of us) want to do business with people we know, like and trust.

So, think, “How can I make this SUPER EASY for myself?”

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Why Should My Company Use Social Media?

by Alan Underkofler on May 20, 2010

I was just asked this question today from a new client.  Why should my company use Social Media?  The person asking intuitively knows their company should be using Social Media specifically a company blog, Linkedin, Facebook, and why-highway-signTwitter.  And the reason why they know they should be more active in Social Media is because they are seeing their customers use Social Media more and more.  Customers are viewing Facebook and Twitter on their iPhone, Driod phone, and now of course their iPad.

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Elizabeth Beskin and Maya Kalman joined host Angie Swartz on Twitter Talk Radio.  This interview is packed full of information from these wedding industry influencers.

Twitter Names:   @elizbeskin, @mayakalman, @ultimateengage @AngieSwartz.

Twitter Talk Radio is recorded live in the WSRadio studios in sunny San Diego! You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the links below and sign up for our RSS feed at the bottom of the page.

Each week on Twitter Talk Radio, we spend an hour broken up into four segments when we cover:

  • Two Guests Offering Great Case Studies and Examples of How People and Businesses are Using Twitter for Business and Social Media

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7 Reasons Why Your Business Should Have A Blog

by Alan Underkofler on August 31, 2009

I am sure this is not the first time you have heard this.  Your business needs a blog!  But is it all just a bunch of hype? blog-black-board-tag-cloud Let’s look at a few of the top reasons why your business should include a blog as part of your social media strategy.

  1. Blogs Add Personality and Conversation – Let’s face it… your typical website can be pretty boring.  When you are exploring a new company to hire or buy from you are craving information.  A blog provides more information about your company and product.  This can be your best marketing tool as your potential client can read your posts and the conversations generated from these posts.

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denisewakemanDenise Wakeman of the Blog Squad joins host Angie A. Swartz this week as the guest on Twitter Talk Radio.

Twitter Names: @Denisewakeman, @Blogsquad & @Aaswartz.

Each week on Twitter Talk Radio, we spend an hour broken up into four segments when we cover:

  • Twitter and Social Media Happenings in the News
  • A Guest Offering Great Case Studies and Examples of How People and Businesses are Using Twitter and Social Media
  • Useful Tips for Listeners

podcast-icon-bluePodcast One: This Week in Twitter News!

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