The Futility of manipulating online Influence

I have seen many people falling into the trap of cosmetics of social media like scores, followers, reach etc. but what they don’t realize is that at some point online fame will meet offline reality and it will be tested. Don’t get me wrong I am big believer in metrics and I think all influence measuring companies like Klout, Kred, Peer index are onto something big here. I am definitely not in the camp of tool bashing just because some people manage to manipulate them.

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10 most effective Infographics of 2011

Personally I love Infographs and I am always excited to share the best ones with friends and colleagues. Infographics do a great job at illustrating data and concepts in a way that’s attractive and understandable. If you talk to any researcher they will tell you that having the data is just half the battle won, but knowing how to slice it and represent it, is the other important half. So

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Reputation & Risk management – The Social Angle

Presentation focuses on the areas of a) Growing Importance of Social influence and Social capital of people and brands. b) Examples of Social Media disasters both Personal and done by brands that have impacted reputation. c) Importance of Social Media Guidelines and training. d) Listening solutions and identifying influencers for your brand. e) Managing potential Crisis and discuss best known methods to navigate through them.

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