Tag Archives: Peter Kim

On Being John Welsh: why you need to change your social media identity to remain authentic

I’ve done it. I’ve changed the design of my blog. Out has gone the masthead that has loyally followed me for the first tempestuous 11 months in the blogosphere. And in comes a new one by Claudia Moeller (who Tweets … Continue reading

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Seven tips for getting the most out of an Event 2.0

I’ve just returned from the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco. Before I left, I exploited my existing social media activity. I did not approach any potential contacts directly but used social media in what I called the etiquette of … Continue reading

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Predictions and observations on the future of social media by Peter Kim

Peter Kim, blogger, Twitterer and social media expert, faced my Flip next. He had picked up that I was coming to San Francisco following my post on the etiquette of permission networking. He commented, suggesting we meet up. Here he … Continue reading

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Guest post: eight tips to convert a social media relationship into a telephone conversation

 My second guest post is by Endaf Kerfoot, leader of LinkedIn’s Future of Social Media group (disclosure: and a colleague).  Endaf is sales manager of an exhibition called Internet World and also contributes to the Internet World blog. He has expanded his … Continue reading

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Six steps to get started in social media

I am often asked by my colleagues and people on Tweets how to START in the world of social media, particularly blogging. So here’s my six step plan I would follow (ie sign up for their email alerted postings) blogs by former journalists … Continue reading

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A list of companies using social media to market themselves in the UK – take two

Can you help to build a list of companies using social media to market themselves in the UK, replicating Peter Kim’s list of companies using social media to market themselves in the US? Do you have a client or do you … Continue reading

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How quickly will UK companies turn to social media to market themselves?

It does not take much observation of the blogosphere to notice how quickly mainstream companies in the US are turning to social media to market themselves. The question is – when will the wave hit the UK? The evidence from the … Continue reading

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