Social Media Resource of the Day: Xinu

Xinu: A service where you can check your page rank, backlinks etc. From their site: Find out how well your site is doing in popular search engines, social bookmarking and other site statistics. ### These resources are taken from Deltina Hay’s critically acclaimed book, The Social Media Survival Guide, already in its second edition. Social [...]


Social Media Book Teaser on Scribd

Before moving on to the discussion of Chapter 8 of the book on Media Communities, I thought it best to let our Readers know about the book teaser that is available on Scribd. This book excerpt from A Survival Guide to Social Media and Web 2.0 Optimization: Strategies, Tactics, and Tools for Succeeding in the [...]


Chapter 7: Social Bookmarking and Crowd-Sourcing

Chapter 7 of the book is about social bookmarking and crowd-sourcing using news aggregators, where users can save and share their favorite Websites, and determine the popularity of a news story, blog entry, or Website through various voting and rating systems. The following excerpts are from A Survival Guide to Social Media and Web 2.0 [...]


Social Media and Web 2.0 Essentials for Publishers and Authors, Multi-Session Series Class

Social media and Web 2.0 are the present and the future of the Internet. And, now is the time to establish your presence in this new Internet arena! This teleclass series, presented by Deltina Hay and Write Well U, will focus on the essential tools you should implement to create a strong presence in the [...]