Web Media Daily – Wed. June 17, 2009

by Gregg on June 17, 2009

Social Media, Marketing, PR

The intern trap

…Church of the Customer Blog

Why I Hate Social Media

…AdAge

Yet another Twitter search company to go public June 18

…Inquisitir

Tips For Using Social Media in Your Job Search

…SMS

Bilingual Social Networking: How to Interact in More than One Language

…Web Worker Daily

Facebook hit by privacy blow

…Financial Times

Q&A: Kodak’s Jeffrey Hayzlett on Twankers and Kodak’s social media presence

…Econsultancy

Broadcasters in a Social Media Bind

…Contentinople

Twitterfeed Gets An Overhaul, Adds Analytics

…TechCrunch

And we’ll tweet at the end of the tour

…Guardian            What a scorching the 140 Conference gets here.

Communication without messaging

…Herd        Pretty cool way to communicate what they’re trying to.

Will PR Firms Survive The Social Media Avalanche?

…Web 2.0 Journal

Are Your Analytics Causing You to Lose 30% of Your Sales?

…Conversion Rate Marketing

Facebook’s New Search Feature Reminds Us Of Twitter

…Fast Company

Facebook Enabling Users To Post Updates To Everybody

…All facebook

The API revolution

…BuzzMachine

Gratis is Good: Socialcast Makes its SaaS Enterprise Platform Free

…ReadWriteWeb                 Great tool!

Brands on Twitter: When silence is the best policy

…Econsultancy

7 Effective Social Media Marketing Strategies

…Examiner

The 10 Most Creative People in the Web Business

…Fast Company

Seth Godin: Basecamp is “the perfect tool” for coordinating teams

…37 Signals

Today’s bonus tracks: Making your Facebook fan page shine

…Smart Blog on Social Media

It’s the cars, not the marketing

…Smart Blog on Social Media

Who’s Investing In Twitter Startups?

…Silicon Alley Insider

YouTube Marketing Director Bolts For Ning

…Silicon Alley Insider

Twitter Inspires a Dedicated and Thriving Startup Economy

…Social Media Today

4 Ways to Increase Share of Voice

…Social Media Today

Where Does Real-Time Matter? In Viewing the Stream or Searching It? (Facebook Bets on the Latter)

…ReadWriteWeb

Clay Shirky makes my day

…Richard Stacy    Two of my favorite people here.

You don’t need an MBA, you need OCD

…Writelife

A Sneak Peak At Facebook’s New Search Engine (SCREENSHOT)

…Silicon Alley Insider

How to Value Your Following on Twitter

…Personal Branding Blog

10 #Networking Tips for Tweeters

…TwiTip

Why Twitter Mobile Apps Don’t Interest Me

…Social Media Today

Self-Indulgence: The Future of the Fearless Blogger

…Social Media Today

Web Startup that Merges “Social CRM” with “Real-Time Stream” Functionality Chosen as a Finalist Winn

…CRM Directory

Advertising vs. PR: What pays off?

…CNN/Money

Socialcast Offers New Freemium Version Of Its FriendFeed For The Enterprise

…TechCrunch

Twitter goes literary with Ulysses performance (Reuters)

…Yahoo News

Tune Up Your Personal Message

…Chris Brogan

SugarSync Makes File Syncing More Social

…TechCrunch

Scalejacking

…Seth Godin

Interview with a Social Media Consultant – How do you teach your clients?

…Examiner

Hotels Are Jumping on the Social Media Bandwagon

…BNet Travel

Passion versus Pay versus Profile: Blogging deal or no deal?

…Performancing

The Cost (and Payoff) of Investing in Social Media

…Alibaba

Relevance makes the difference for display ads: report

…Econsultancy

Phase 4 Of Facebook’s Systematic Attack On Twitter: The Everyone Button

…TechCrunch

Is Twitter The CNN Of The New Media Generation?

…TechCrunch

HOW TO: Conduct Live Polls via Twitter and SMS

…Mashable

Look Who’s Talking Now

…Facebook Blog

Twitter. Needs. Competition.

…Scripting News

Message to publishers: social media is now your business | Josh Gordon

…Ad Sales Blog

Sub.DiggerPlus Finally Makes Digg’s Social Network Useful; Too Bad People Are Afraid to Use It

…ReadWriteWeb

Online Reputation Management As Seen From The Outside

…ReadWriteWeb

Marketers should design emails for mobiles: survey

…Econsultancy

Hitting The Social Media Sweet Spot

…Social Media Today

Facebook Starts Testing New Version Of Search, It’s A Huge Upgrade

…All Facebook

TweetDeck iPhone App vs Tweetie: Twitter App Smackdown

…Mashable

Twitter Event Suite Solves Planning Twubbles

…ReadWriteWeb

Apple

iPhone 3.0 Problems? Here’s the Solution

…Mashable

Apple Fail: iPhone 3.0 OS update breaking some phones

…Inquisitir            Ouch!

iPhone 3G S Is Slick, Here’s the First Hands-on Vid to Prove It

…Fast Company

The iPhone’s New Navigation Weapons

…BusinessWeek

Have A “Cheap” iPhone 3G Plan? Don’t Expect A “Cheap” iPhone 3G S Upgrade.

…TechCrunch     Be nice if they’d make up their damned mind!

Apple Can’t Handle iPhone 3.0 Upgrade Demand

…Silicon Alley Insider       Fortunately, I wasn’t one of them. Mine went off without a hitch.

iPhone 3.0: It’s Here!

…Technologizer

iPhone 3G S review

…Engadget

AT&T network not ready yet for all Apple iPhone 3G S functions

…USA Today

Hands On with Mac OS X Snow Leopard (Developer Preview) [Mac OS X]

…Lifehacker

MLB.com Streams Live Baseball Games to the iPhone

…Bits

PDF How-To: Remove Pages, Reorder Pages, and Combine Mutiple Documents

…The Apple Blog

iPhone 3.0 Arrives Today: What You Should Know

…Mashable

BlackBerry is still leader of the pack

…CNN/Money

Neat New Snow Leopard Tricks [Apple]

…Gizmodo

TweetDeck Comes to the iPhone: Impressive, Unstable

…Technologizer

25 Features iPhone OS Still Needs

…Technologizer

Fear Not, U.S. iPhone Fans, The 3.0 Update IS Coming Today

…TechCrunch

Technology

Google to Bing: We’re a Decision Engine Too!

…Mashable           Say what?

Opera 10 Is Going to Piss Off Some Very Important People

…Fast Company

Innovating Innovation: The Best Ideas Can Come From Anywhere

…Fast Company

PHOTO: Neat infographic: A beat-by-beat breakdown

…37 Signals   Very cool!

Bing Keeps Growing: Has Microsoft Finally Cracked Search?

…Mashable

Congressman Files Bill to Stop Tiered Broadband Pricing

…Om Malik on Broadband

Google Apps Sync Disables Outlook Search

…Microsoft Office Outlook Blog      Oops! Imagine that!

Why Is the PC vs. Mac war still raging?

…Network World

How to Kill Your Addiction to Google Search and Get More Productive

…Fast Company

5 Tips for Netbook Buyers

…Web Worker Daily

Should You Upgrade to the Pre?

…Shifted Librarian

Wired’s First “Geeks in Suits” Event Was Great

…ReadWriteWeb

Open Codecs, Open Video

…Ajaxian

YouTube Costs Google Much Less To Run Than You Think

…Silicon Alley Insider

12 Components that Reshaped the PC

…Extremetech

The rise of the branded netbook?

…Econsultancy

Yeah, What Is A Browser Anyway?

…TechCrunch

Mapping Meaning: How MercyCorps Uses Google Maps

…ProgrammableWeb

Amazon Releases Kindle Source: Prepare for Kindle Clones

…Mashable

How to Pitch to a VC or Angel

…ReadWriteWeb

Oh Duncan, if Opera Unite is the future then we’re going back in time

…Inquisitir

The power of emotional contagion

…Presentation Zen

Get Tgethr: A Simple Email Collaboration Tool

…TechCrunch

Journalism, Newspapers, Magazines, Writing

Embracing Social Media as a Job Search Tool

…Freelance Writing Jobs

MLB.com’s iPhone App Could Be a Model For Media Saving Itself

…ReadWriteWeb

The future of the newsweekly (is bleak) (July/August 2009)

…Rex Hammock

Beautiful words

…kottke

Words from invented languages

…kottke

Freelance Writing Jobs Wednesday June 17, 2009

…About Freelance Writing

Usability Library

…WebWord

Delegation Happens: Working with Friends Can Be Dangerous

…Liz Strauss

It’s time for Newspapers to put out, or shut up about Google

…Inquisitir

Writing the Century

…Daily Writing Tips

Business, Finance, Money

Amazon Associates To Pull Out Of North Carolina Due To “Unconstitutional Tax Collection Scheme”

…TechCrunch            I suspect this is going to happen in more and more states with budget shortfalls being what they are.

Obama Sets Vast Regulatory Shift

…BusinessWeek

Living With the Real Time, Now, Generation

…Sound Money Tips

The Meaning of “Life Inc.”–a Conversation With Author Douglas Rushkoff

…Fast Company

Consumer price index: Largest drop in 59 years

…CNN/Money

A $15,000 tax credit for *all* homebuyers?

…CNN/Money

New Financial Cops on the Way

…Sound Money Tips

Sell More by Saying Less

…BusinessWeek

Feds Call for Consumer Financial Protections

…BusinessWeek

Medicine, Health

How to Strategically Cut Your Healthcare Bill [Saving Money]

…Lifehacker

The Dumbest Thing I Have Ever Seen An Insurance Company Do

…Health Care Blog

Reform School

…Surgeonsblog

Why this private health insurance CEO is against a public plan

…Kevin, M.D.

Sepsis Treatment Offers Lifesaving Potential

…Medicine Net

Little Steps Add Up to Major Reductions in Blood Pressure

…Medicine Net

On Health Reform, Obama Faces a New Foe: Other Democrats

…Health Care Blog

THCB transforms the New York Times, makes offer!

…Health Care Blog

Do you miss old-fashioned journals at the medical library?

…Kevin, M.D.

Health care costs for dummies: some costs you might not have thought about

…Health Populi

The Journal of Participatory Medicine

…Health Care Blog

Do physician quality measures tell patients who’s a good doctor?

…Kevin, M.D.

Prostate deaths ‘a postcode lottery’ with mortality rate five times higher in some areas of England

…Daily Mail Online                 Same for the states?

Skip Breakfast, Get Fat

…Medicine Net

How small businesses, employees can survive health insurance cuts

…Wallet Pop

Have a Purpose in Life? You Might Live Longer

…BusinessWeek

Lifestyle

Why Ugly Sells

…Fast Company

Road Rage: Where Your City Ranks

…WebMD

What Remote Workers Do Worst

…Web Worker Daily

Bing’s 13 jobs for retirees

…CNN/Money

Is There a Virtual Worker Personality?

…BusinessWeek

Fresh Air interviews Woody Allen

…Scripting News

bTrendie offers shopping bargains for mothers (invites)

…Inquisitir

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