Social Media

The Top 5 Personalities Found on Twitter

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People on twitter are just too much fun. Some of the people that I see and interact with just make me laugh myself silly at times…and at other times they make me want to smash my head into the wall. The truth is that there is really a wide range of personality types floating around in the twitter-sphere. Some of them are obnoxious and some of them are really obnoxious. Although there are far more…

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A Hassle-Free Way to Make Money on Twitter

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If you’re like most people, then you’ve probably been trying to figure out a way to make money on twitter without spamming or reducing the quality of your twitter stream. Who wouldn’t want to make extra cash in their spare time? My Likes is a great step in that direction. They provide you the ability to browse and select products that you like. You can then promote them on your blog or on twitter. You’re…

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Take Control of Your Twitter Potential

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I’ve been discovering lately that Twitter has some amazing potential.  It has the ability to connect you with others, to promote your websites or products, and amazingly it has the awesome potential for direct profits. In fact, recently I launched an article where I offered to use my twitter stream as a means to send traffic to people’s websites at the low rate of only 4 cents per click.  As a result of that article,…

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An Awesome Interview with Chris Brogan

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Chris Brogan is a New York Times bestselling author of the book Trust Agents. But if you think that’s why I’m excited to be interviewing him then you’re mistaken.  Chris Brogan is amazing not because of what he’s done or accomplished but because of who he is and what he believes. What I love about Chris is his strong approach to bringing relationships back to online sales.  The concept is incredibly powerful and incredibly simple.

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5 Tools to Power Up Your Twitter Influence

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Lately Twitter seems to be all the rage.  It seems like there’s more and more people boasting about growing their followers and making mega cash on this relatively new wave of social media. Millions of people are now a part of the Twitter community and chances are…you are too.  If not, you should. I’ve found recently that a very large portion of the traffic at Site Sketch 101 is driven here through tweets and retweets…

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Great Tools to Grade Your Online Presence

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A while back I told you all about an amazing tool called ‘Website Grader.’ It’s a great resource that uses all kinds of factors to grade the overall effectiveness of your website. They calculate in how many of your articles have been dugg, how many back-links your site has, how many images are on the home page, the meta tags used, and much more. If you haven’t used this tool to assess your website then…

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