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Social Media Marketing for Beginners

ClickZ, has a great article outlining how to get started with social media. The author, Anna Maria Virzi, suggests beginning with baby steps: Have an action plan Set up a barebones profile to claim your company name before someone else … Continue reading

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What we can learn from eight florida teens

Blogger Shelly Palmer has written an insightful commentary about the awful incident in Florida when a group of teens beat another teen senseless. To what Shelly has written, I will only add that MySpace really should be avoided if possible. … Continue reading

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MySpace – taking steps to protect children?

Unless you’ve been under a rock, you’ve probably read or heard that MySpace has reached agreement with the Attorneys General of most states to greatly increase their child protection features. USAToday.com has a nice summary article you can read here. … Continue reading

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Repeat after me: MySpace is not for children

I tell most of my customers – avoid MySpace. Below is another example of why. Earlier today, I visited the website of a local organization whose customers are children. (I won’t name them). Smack dab in the middle of their … Continue reading

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MySpace: Bad for advertisers and not for anyone under 18?

I don’t have a MySpace account and don’t pay much attention to it so this article shocked me a little. Did you know that sexual preference is one of the questions asked when you register for MySpace? I sure didn’t … Continue reading

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Congress Targets Social Networks

This is potentially very bad news. A proposed federal law would require schools and libraries to make social networking sites inaccessible to minors. The bill defines social networking sites as those that let users create public “web pages or profiles” … Continue reading

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Journalist Easily Finds Registered Sex Offenders On MySpace

This article will give you pause about both purchasing advertising on MySpace and letting your children use it. Click here to read more.

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Are You Too Old for mySpace?

Then you might be a candidate for Gather.com, the new social networking destination for a more literate and, ahem, older crowd. Click here to access Gather.com.

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