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December 2011

What If Social Media Sites Were Your Neighbors? #Infographic

by Mitchell Cuevas on December 30, 2011

Another fantastic infographic out of Column Five Media. This graphic puts into a visual form, the personalities of each social network you may be a part of. Do these seem right to you? Do you get the same feel from these networks? Infographic by: Column Five Media

+K Klout

Do you have a account? Klout is a free service that “identifies influencers on topics across the social web.” If you don’t have an account yet, that is step 1. Step 2 is learning how to give +K to your peers. What exactly does it mean to give “+K” Klout score to someone? A […]


Social Media Vocabulary: 7 Types of Cyber Criminals

by Mitchell Cuevas on December 27, 2011

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Another great post from Kelly Batke at Faronics here on the 7 major types of cyber criminals. Check these out and watch out for them as you peruse social networks and shop online this holiday season. Remember when cyber criminals were computer geeks trying to crash computers from their mothers’ basements?  Well they’ve evolved. Malware […]


10 Infinite Marketing Principles

by Angel Soria on December 26, 2011

10 Infinite Marketing Principles

The first thing to remember is marketing starts with the right market, the right message, using the right media, and each of these components depend on each other.  If you have the wrong message, it won’t matter what media it’s on or what market you’re speaking to.  If you have the wrong media, your market […]


115 Awesome Facebook Fan Pages

by Mitchell Cuevas on December 24, 2011


There were already a ton of great collections floating around out there on the best Facebook fan pages so we thought we would put them all in one easy to find place on SaltyWaffle. Thanks to all our great sources! 20 Most Beautiful and Effective Facebook Pages from 40+ Great Examples from 35 […]

Tax Deduction

What kind of year is 2012 going to be for you?  You can either do what you’ve always done, hope things get better, and keep getting what you’re getting (good luck).  Or, you can take action, and MAKE things better by acquiring the tools and advice that will help you skyrocket your results and transform […]


Research: Social Media And Branding

by Mitchell Cuevas on December 23, 2011

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Ever wondered how people on different networks feel about brand interaction? Well, now you don’t have to. AYTM conducted some social media research into how consumers who interact with brands online, feel about it. Check it out! Click to enlarge.


3 Ways To Find Out How Influential You Really Are

by Mitchell Cuevas on December 22, 2011

When Google made social network influence important to SEO a while back, they kicked off a trend of making your own relative influence online and in social media sites like Facebook and Twitter more important. Thankfully there are some great services out there for measuring influence and we’re going to look at 3 that measure the influence of your Twitter handle, […]


Local Marketing: Who Nearby Is Talking About You?

by Mitchell Cuevas on December 21, 2011

When you begin to tune into social and dig for those key conversations and influencers to share your content with, it might be important to sift down to a particular geographical area.  If you have a Real Estate business in one city, you want to look at all of the relevant tweets in your area, […]


Monetize Your Blog Or Website: 3 Easy Affiliate Programs

by Mitchell Cuevas on December 20, 2011


You have a website, maybe even some decent traffic. You don’t necessarily sell a physical product, but people visit you for information or entertainment and you want to turn that into a little bit of cash money. Well, luckily there are a couple great programs for doing just that. Not everyone can work out a […]


Not everyone even has the new Facebook Timeline yet and there are already a ton of different guides, sites, and ideas on how to customize the awesome Timeline cover. We’ve collected some of most important information and a list of some the coolest sites here for you to check out. People are so creative! Have […]


The Social CEO

by Angel Soria on December 18, 2011

The Social CEO

In case you didn’t get the memo, social media is not a fad and will be here for the long haul.  Since sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Google+ are a part of our daily lives, CEO’s are now being expected to participate in social engagements.  The benefits of social media are no longer […]


Guest Post | How To: Create A Great Password

December 17, 2011

by Kelly Batke at Faronics In my previous post on passwords, I posted the 25 worst passwords of 2011. If you didn’t see any of your passwords in that list, that’s good news. But chances are you’re reading this article because you’re nervous that your password may not be strong enough. While some websites are starting to provide an […]

We Love @GaryVee

December 16, 2011


LinkedIn Bootcamp: Awesome LinkedIn #Infographic

December 16, 2011

Still haven’t put any time into LinkedIn? 5 Steps to Stardom didn’t motivate you? Well maybe this infographic on LinkedIn will get you into fighting shape! Courtesy of Mashable!

Switch On Your Facebook #Timeline Today

December 15, 2011
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You may have heard that the new Facebook Timeline is rolling out for everyone now. If you don’t want to wait, follow the link! Activate your Timeline. Once you do it, Facebook gives you 7 days to edit your Facebook life’s history before it gets published. (Good choice) Have fun surfing through your first Facebook […]

OpenSiteExplorer: Which Of Your Links Are The Hottest?

December 15, 2011

OddDog has a way with SEO, so when they told us about Open Site Explorer, a tool built by SEOmoz, we listened carefully. Getting links to drive the rank of the pages on your site is a must. But, all links are not created equal, some links have higher value than others. This means if […]