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@Danny Brown @belllindsay STOP MAKING FUN OF ME!!!! ;)

4 days, 15 hours ago on The Social Media Mob Needs to Go

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Add "quitting smoking" to your list. ;) 

4 days, 17 hours ago on My Digital Disconnect: Unplug to See The Light

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I'm trying really hard to comment on this, because I have a few points to make, but I'm actually afraid of being bullied. Not even joking. Therein lies the rub with SM mob mentality. It's never black and white. Bullying wears all kinds of masks. The worst bullying (IMHO) is that which is couched in "legitimacy". 

4 days, 18 hours ago on The Social Media Mob Needs to Go

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But, but, but...you're comparing oranges and apples here, Howie. Segmentation (which is really what "Little Data" is) is exactly what you outline here. An excellent way to break down your client base to determine *exactly* who's doing what so you can create more personalized marketing efforts aimed directly at their pain points. But that's NOT what Big Data is. Big Data, by it's very definition, is a massive quantity of information, so large as to be impossible to mine using traditional analysis. But, you can't have Little Data without Big Data. You can't segment without having your initial data sets from which to segment from. Yes? So, how can one be better than, or worth more, or more legit, than the other? 

4 days, 20 hours ago on Little Data Trumps Big Data When It Comes to Sales Conversions

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Flotus. I mean, really. There are no words for how cool she is. 

1 week, 1 day ago on Gin and Topics: Kids Read Mean Tweets and it’s Not Funny

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@Craig McBreen That is amazing. I love Orcas so much. 

1 week, 1 day ago on Gin and Topics: Kids Read Mean Tweets and it’s Not Funny

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OMG. I'm an *insufferable* anglophile. YAY! Also, Bob, I promise the next time you are house sitting in the Beaches (virtually in my back yard!) I won't be infected with the plague and we WILL meet IRL!!! :D 

1 week, 2 days ago on The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Bob Reed

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@LauraPetrolino WOOHOO!!! I still got it!!!

1 week, 3 days ago on How to Use a Reverse Message Strategy

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@Howie Goldfarb Do you ever LIKE anything, Howie. ;) 

1 week, 3 days ago on How to Use a Reverse Message Strategy

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"End Petrolino'lessness NOW!" 

1 week, 4 days ago on How to Use a Reverse Message Strategy

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I love love love love Obama SO MUCH. I could watch him read a grocery list. 

2 weeks, 1 day ago on Gin and Topics: I Heart RDJ (For Real)

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And, why yes, I *am* smart! LOL 

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Create a Winning Sponsored Content Strategy

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Subscribing to PureWow NOW! :) 

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Create a Winning Sponsored Content Strategy

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Oh wow. There are no words for how much I hate that kid. 

2 weeks, 6 days ago on Gin and Topics: The Invite of All Invites

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Webinar material....? Just sayin'. 

3 weeks, 3 days ago on The Reddit Marketing Guide

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Fantastic post, Tara, definitely bookmarked! 

3 weeks, 5 days ago on Don’t Ignore SEO Strategy in Favor of Content

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@JackVincent Hugs back, Jack. :)

4 weeks, 1 day ago on Gin and Topics: Farewell, Lindsay Bell

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@biggreenpen Noooooooooo!!!!!!

4 weeks, 1 day ago on Gin and Topics: Farewell, Lindsay Bell

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@m1ndy Woohoo, I hope you win!

4 weeks, 1 day ago on Gin and Topics: Farewell, Lindsay Bell

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@LauraPetrolino HA! I thought the same thing, Laura!! 

4 weeks, 1 day ago on Gin and Topics: Farewell, Lindsay Bell

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Freudian slip?? NEVER! LOL xoxoxoxox

1 month ago on Gin and Topics: Farewell, Lindsay Bell

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@TonyBennett It's an easy job, Tony. ;) 

1 month ago on Gin and Topics: Farewell, Lindsay Bell

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@dbvickery LOL Time flies, my friend! :)

1 month ago on Gin and Topics: Farewell, Lindsay Bell

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@Danny Brown @Howie Goldfarb You know, I've always wanted to write a book! 

1 month ago on Five Steps to Insanely Good Customer Service

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@RobBiesenbach I'm pretty sure it's a world wide issue. LOL

1 month ago on Five Steps to Insanely Good Customer Service

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"Get gutsy" - love it. Enjoy your day, Jess!!

1 month ago on The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Jessica Lawlor

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@Danny Brown I know!!! LOL But hey, props where props are due. ;) Yeah, the beer/liquor thing is so 'prohibition era'. But I remember when the beer/liquor stores were closed at 6:00 pm on Saturday nights and all day Sunday. ;) 

1 month ago on Five Steps to Insanely Good Customer Service

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Talk to each other *and* make fun of one another!! LOL 

1 month ago on How to Build a Community that Thrives

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@Howie Goldfarb You have to admit, Howie, my content isn't generally boring. ;) 

1 month ago on Content Creators: Enough with the Boring

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@JoeCardillo That's a great idea, Joe! And honestly, I would have given my right arm to have been a fly on the wall at one of those 1970's story meetings!!! 

1 month ago on Content Creators: Enough with the Boring

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@BobtheHouse1303 I couldn't agree more.

1 month ago on Creative Marketing by Bob the House

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SUCH a great point re: The FAB (Features-Advantages-Benefits) statements game. Buyers don't want to be talked at. They want to *think* they've figured something out for themselves! LOL By subtly inserting Bob's finer traits into your content, Rich, you kinda-sorta "subliminal messaging'ed" them. So smart, and a fantastic case study. 

1 month ago on Creative Marketing by Bob the House

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Oh. The sandwich shop thing is TOTALLY something I would do. Love it!!! 

1 month ago on Communications Done Well: Seven Things to Do Immediately

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@biggreenpen Really?? That's so interesting! 

1 month ago on How to Get Creative with Influencer Marketing

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This is a great post, Lauren, with so many takeaways! Instagram is not one of my favourite platforms, so I loved reading about the creative ways brands are making use of it. Very smart. 

1 month ago on How to Get Creative with Influencer Marketing

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I, for one, have never heard of Pareidolia. I must now research!! Very interesting post, as per, Laura! 

1 month ago on Three Approaches to Effective Brand Storytelling

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@Danny Brown Oh dear God. Say it ain't so. Why must *everything* be automated??? 

1 month ago on Content Creators: Enough with the Boring

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@HeatherTweedy @ginidietrich Snuffy was my all time favourite character when I was a kid. Those EYES!! 

1 month ago on Content Creators: Enough with the Boring

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@LauraPetrolino But really. You don't *have* to be the newest best'est brightest. Just be original, you know? Take inspiration from *everywhere*. And add that to your writing! 

1 month ago on Content Creators: Enough with the Boring

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@biggreenpen Brrrrrriiiiiiingggggg!!! ;)

1 month ago on Content Creators: Enough with the Boring

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I hate thieves and I hate cheaters. In any aspect of life. Drives me NUTS!!!

1 month ago on Four Ways to Fight Content Thieves

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Ok. I SO HOPE that Ellie's little girl grows up to be JUST LIKE Macy!!! HAHAHAHA!! She is so frigging adorable!!!! 

1 month ago on Gin and Topics: The Daughter Edition

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