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Accelerating the Conversation

When I joined Edelman earlier this year, Richard Edelman made it clear on his blog that digital is the future of the agency.

Put Digg on Your Google Home Page

Digg has an official module for the Google Personalized Home Page that’s pretty neat.

Del.icio.us Mobile
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Here’s a great tip I picked up from BlackBerry Hacks, a book by Dave Mabe.

Is Podcasting Evolutionary or Revolutionary?

Let me preface this post by saying I do love podcasting. I listen to and watch a lot of them.

Go Tag Yourself on Ziki

Ziki.com is a new entry into the social networking space. It connects people based on how they tag themselves.

Bloggers Impact Brands in Europe

According to a new report from Jupiter, the growth of consumer created content has already had a wide influence and may seriously impact on brand communications in Europe.

Males Are the Predominate RSS Users

The Media 2.0 blog breaks down a bunch of really interesting statistics from the latest AdAge Interactive Fact Pack (PDF):

The State of the Podosphere

Feedburner says there are more than 1.6 million aggregate subscribers to FeedBurner-managed podcasts, and this number has more than doubled in the past six months.

Local News, Google Maps Mashed Up

Riddle me this. What do you get when you combine Google News RSS feeds, your zip code and Google Maps?

Manage Knowledgement (MK)

Manage Knowledgement is a way of describing KM that’s backwards but works. With KM, users were supposed to fill out forms as a side activity to extract their tacit knowledge.

Fear Not

Anil Dash describes how to address corporate fear of blogging:

From Zero to Google

Want to know how to jump start a new blog? Read Darren Rowse’s case study.

How to Track Your Group’s Attention Data

Here’s a neat idea I just discovered. If you’re willing to move all your blog/news RSS feeds into a single aggregate feed, you can track your or your group’s or even your company’s attention metadata.

Learning the Lingo

There’s a list of blogging terms on Wikipedia. It covers the more common phrases and words.

The Difference Between Firefox and IE

When you read this post on the Google Blog about their new Firefox toolbar it’s clear there’s a chasm between most Internet Explorer users and Firefox heads.

The Quick and the Dead

Are you responsive? Boy is that a loaded question. Itzy (love the name) asks if responsiveness impacts your professional reputation.


Socialtext is opening it’s doors to host DCamp, the first ad-hoc event focused on design & user experience, May 12th & 13th.

RSS Appreciation Day

Ike Pigott, a public affairs officer with the Red Cross in Birmingham, Alabama, has a bright idea.

You’re Up, They’re Down

The Washington Post’s Leslie Walker says growth is skyrocketing at sites focused on social networking, blogging and local information.

Barnako Goes All Blog

Longtime Internet watcher Frank Barnako is giving up his column to become a full-time blogger for Marketwatch.

New Line Markets with Tagworld

New Line Cinema is marketing the new Snakes on a Plane flick using a special promotion on TagWorld.