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2 Core Reasons Why Businesses Fail At Social

Originally published on Facebook, follow Ted Rubin on Facebook here, or on Twitter here. There are several reasons why I think businesses hamstring their social efforts. 1. Companies Fear Social, Fear the Permanence of the Web First, there’s...

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How Public Relations Impacts SEO

Shift Communications made a very smart hire a couple weeks ago when they picked up Christopher S. Penn. Chris is the author of White Belt Marketing, lead contributor to the Marketing Over Coffee podcast, a Social...

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Keep Calm and Stay Social: Shell's PR Nightmare

The internet is a double-edged sword. Just as corporations are free to use social media to create communities around their brand, consumers are free to create communities to bring those brands down. This past week, Canadian...