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Basic rules for getting the most from a creative media mind

Types of thinkers Basic rules for getting the most from a creative media mind. Word-thinkers work at a steady flow using a methodical step by step process, whereas, the creative media mind may have many stops and starts and zig-zags along the way. Creatives know the starting point and the end goal, but getting from point A to point B requires a journey for them that isn’t always a linear process.Read More

Getting your comments approved on social media and blog sites

spammer Most social media sites and blogs that allow comments on articles and other content usually use a gatekeeper system to reduce the amount of spam and spurious information on their site. Like clockwork, I spend upwards of two hours each Saturday morning sorting through comments that have been held by the system for review. I like to keep my social media sites and my media professor site clean and simple. I’m probably not alone.Read More

The value of networking through social media

socialmedia It wasn’t until the introduction of Web 2.0 technologies such as high speed Internet that social media networking began to exponentially grow. Geocities, Tripod, and SixDegrees were early social media networking sites. In-between then and now were successful sites such as MySpace and Friendster. Today Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Youtube, Vimeo, and Pinterest are experiencing phenomenal growth and provide the engine that drives much of modern social media networkingRead More