social media

What Does Social Media Really Tell Us?

by John Zajaros

Seth Godin has said it in many different ways, perhaps best of all in his brilliant book Linchpin: Are You Indispensable? Gary Vaynerchuk, or @GaryVee to the social media crowd, has said it in every way, shape, and form. And perhaps best of all in his INC5000 keynote speech. That speech is a synopsis of […]

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Twitter and the Social Media Wars

by John Zajaros

The Social Media Wars are Upon Us Twitter is evolving! Facebook and Google+ have demonstrated how difficult social media can be, how many “circles” we can be made to jump through on our way to nirvana and social media engagement. Enter Twitter! Twitter is doing it right: Simple Engaging Interesting The Social Media Wars are […]

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The Ning Violation: Is it Ethical?

by John Zajaros

The Ning Violation Is Ning’s Decision Good Business? I usually write about Internet marketing, inbound marketing, online business, offline/online business, and the like here at The Internet Marketing Quest Revealed. This blog post is related to all of those topics and more. The decision Ning made, and will enforce tomorrow, will affect people from all […]

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Understanding Social Media: The Power and Implications of Its Usage

by John Zajaros

How to Use Social Media Effectively: A Lesson in Overlap, Privacy, and the Power of a Tweet Social media is the newest toy, a fad, a phase, a resource, a platform for social expression, a political weapon, a marketing platform, a symptom, a pathology, a paradox, a conundrum, a black hole…. A MYSTERY! Social media […]

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How NOT to Build a Social Media Following: The Failure of Autofollowing

by John Zajaros

How to Build a Social Media Presence: The Use of Autofollowers and Other Mistakes As more and more Internet marketers hop on the social media band wagon, chasing social media riches, many focus on building huge followings using the various autofollowers. With all the hub-ub about Twitter, and social media in general, that people would […]

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