Wesley Fryer, Ph.D. (@wfryer)

Oklahoma City, OK

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @wfryer ever

October 26th, 2013

iReading: Oregon School Board Votes to Allow Staff to Have Concealed Handguns at School abcnews.go.com/US/ore-school-… by @ABC

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now hearing from the amazing @ryangroves with @Wishing_Well at “Unlocking the Incredible Power of Relational Creativity”

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@ruthburr FANTASTIC preso - wow!!! (yes I just shouted that!) The best info for shared today IMHO :-)

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use Google Chrome incognito browser windows to view search results w/o by personalized results @ruthburr @Moz

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make sure your byline says by (your name) -First name + last name, not by anywhere else - @ruthburr @Moz

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important: Add sites you contribute to in your Google+ profile to establish authorship/credibility by @ruthburr @Moz

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use websites where you have an author page - link is rel=”me” by @ruthburr @Moz

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Google & Facebook are going to be in a “race to replace the password” via identity verification by @ruthburr @Moz

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@danielpmaloney thank YOU for sharing such helpful & practical ideas at :-)

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“Google+ will eventually turn into a verifier of online identity, not ‘just’ another social network” by @ruthburr @Moz

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don’t use the Google data highlighter, b/c it just works for Google (that’s putting all your eggs in 1 basket) @ruthburr

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“do author markup / authorship” to build authority for yourself as a content creator on Google by @ruthburr @Moz

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use “Google Structured Data Testing Tool” (free) google.com/webmasters/too… by @ruthburr @Moz

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@piejunkieokc you ROCK! Thanks so much for bringing your yummy goodness to :-)

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use Google Webmaster Tools goo.gl/EdTmO to check your “structured data” dashboard by @ruthburr @Moz

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don’t do invisible markeup on your websites, that’s “cloaking” and that’s bad! by @ruthburr @Moz

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both Google & Bing support the schema organization of schema.org via by @ruthburr @Moz

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We can use the Google knowledge graph to get “rich snippets” of media in our 1st page search results by @ruthburr @Moz

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@drjohnthompson great to meet you today at :-) Thanks @davidglover

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@lindseybp glad you found it - thanks for the feedback :-)

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SunnieLea@ruthburr: “But people won’t hire me if _____.” Yes they will. Be brave, be you. @andkathleen

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:17 PM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

share what is vulnerable but not what is intimate, know your boundaries & draw your line, know it will evolve by @andkathleen

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recommended @tedtalks video via @andkathleen: Brené Brown: The power of vulnerability” goo.gl/QokQL

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@danielpmaloney great job on today’s preso - super @Pinterest info!

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@danielpmaloney soliciting emails in exchange for his slides @ Lyric Theatre instagram.com/p/f8WvZaOgA2/

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“the real long-term ROI: the data you gather from social media including pins from competitors” @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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ruthburr Who’s repinning you? Build relationships w/them on other social platforms too. @danielpmaloney

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 2:50 PM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

ruthburr Speak your users’ language. Don’t ask a Pinterest user to tweet something. @danielpmaloney

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 2:49 PM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

“syndicate your content to the exact audience which can help it go viral” by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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“it’s a flawed approach for companies to use single email blasts, target by social media instead” by @danielpmaloney

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@danielpmaloney shares @Pinterest study @Jeep ‘s gr8 cross-promotional content strategy w Facebook goo.gl/JF9sYE

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ruthburr Find out when your audience is online and active, schedule your pins for then. @danielpmaloney

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 2:44 PM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

ruthburr Cover photos are critical for Pinterest boards. If they’re not engaging users will bounce. @danielpmaloney

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 2:44 PM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

curate @Pinterest content for users: 5 for things they love, 5 things they want 2learn, 2 things about brand @danielpmaloney

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“if you over-market out of the gate in social media, you’re dead in the water” by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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interesting: @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp asked for attendees to text him email addresses to receive copy of his slides

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@Pinterest is gathering rich data about pins on the network by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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listening to @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp at is making me consider finally using @Pinterest

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content lives longer on @Pinterest: >1 week, relative to Twitter (5-25 min) & Facebook (30 min) @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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@Pinterest drives 10-14% more referral traffic per user share than Twitter or Facebook by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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clever reason @Pinterest traffic is more targeted: gives option to follow boards OR users by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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paying attention to what people are pinning right now can provide gr8 opportunities 4business by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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realize @Pinterest is an “aspirational” sharing network (who people want/plan to be) by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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Facebook is all about identity, Twitter is about ongoing conversations by @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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@Pinterest is fundamentally different than Twitter & Facebook, users view them differently @danielpmaloney @TailwindApp

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now hearing @danielpmaloney w @TailwindApp talk about marketing with @Pinterest

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sweet! just learned @piejunkieokc is providing our afternoon refreshments!

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: profanity in the latest tweet of our current speaker

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@davidmchris 4next year’s I recommend creating a mobile-friendly schedule w @sched - @writesellwell used it this yr, was gr8!

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@glenwoodelemlib what do you mean by “understanding ” ?

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@glenwoodelemlib I think interactivity is the key “hook” for all types of social media. Many still just see a “broadcast”

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@LS_Karl indeed. I love using “learners” instead of Ss or Ts in many contexts… word choice is important, it can equalize us in some ways

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gr8 Twitter byline by @LS_Karl: “I learn and teach w/ 9th and 10th graders, mostly about world history”

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LS_Karl @Jstevens009 RT @cueinc: Here’s the official link for the live stream of and @ramusallam Keynote cue.tc/cuestream

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@shirleyhalldiaz @Vollmert805 @anotherschwab “the web is the operating system” is a vision we’re moving to but we’re not there yet!

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Here’s the @RemingtonPark needs: Decidedly Deciduous

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@Movenote is a new for creating integrated media videos (video, photos, docs) j.mp/1c7a9j5 via @drwilson

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If you’d like your own iTunes copy of “I Build Robot Spiders” by @drpants your dream can come true! goo.gl/g4p3Rt

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Electic cultural experience! Now hearing musical performance of “I Build Robot Spiders” via @VDubSessions

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iReading: Wind-Powered Car Travels Downwind Faster Than the Wind j.mp/HlVgA5 in @WIRED via @davidglover

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@davidmchris @ConfluenceCon Great job & work on so far - the day has been great! :-)

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@ruthburr all those invisible signals traversing the air makes me wonder about health stuff at times…

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@ruthburr it’s good to know… and perhaps scan the local wifi to try & not interfere, if you can reset your MiWi hotspot…

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@ruthburr wow - that’s a good point. I hadn’t heard/thought about that… :-(

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ruthburr Tap into emotions to get retweets. Retweets get you exposure. Retweets get you followers. @royceyoung

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 11:54 AM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

ruthburr The small stuff matters when legitimizing your Twitter account: be consistent & professional, make style choices. @royceyoung

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 11:54 AM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

great question: “How can we help older adults get/understand Twitter?”

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@royceyoung got over 10,000 retweets for tweet about @KDTrey5 & his Moore tornado $1 million donation goo.gl/8HF6US

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small things matter in portraying your professionalism on Twitter, they are key for building a following by @royceyoung

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social media is amazing: a single RT can lead to important followers & more RTs by @royceyoung

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“I pickup more Twitter followers during NBA games than at other times, that’s b/c of eyeballs on Twitter” by @royceyoung

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“sports fans are very emotional, you can take advantage of that on Twitter” by @royceyoung

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“You need to have a common voice between your Twitter account & the site where you post content” by @royceyoung

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“Twitter gives me status & has present job opportunities that I wouldn’t have had otherwise” by @royceyoung

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“Twitter also gives you immediate credibility based on the number of followers v people you follow” by @royceyoung

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“Twitter gives individual sportswriters power they NEVER had in the past” by @royceyoung

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number 1 most followed sportswriter in the US: @BillSimmons via @royceyoung

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“Twitter has less to do w company you work for, & more about the individual: Twitter empowers the individual!” by @royceyoung

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now hearing @royceyoung tell a story about @WhitlockJason and his obsession with “The Wire” (how it made him unfollow)

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[in an online digital sense] “If I don’t follow you, You don’t exist” by NBA sportswriter @royceyoung (I don’t see your work)

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“the big win for social media is tweeting a message WITH A LINK which draws attention back to your website” by @royceyoung

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nice! @ithemes created the web design for @royceyoung ‘s Daily Thunder website goo.gl/H769j

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iReading: Albert Shanker on Charters: 1988 j.mp/1c758Hr by @DianeRavitch

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“Twitter is the portal into content for millions now” by @royceyoung

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Twitter has reshaped digital media in the past 3-4 years, & it owns the mobile space via @royceyoung

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“Twitter is the newspaper I wake up to each day. There are 4000 Tweets per second now” via @royceyoung

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now hearing NBA sports writer @royceyoung share “Tweeting for the Win” preso

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“SEO on Blogger is often MUCH faster than WordPress since they are Google owned” via @pippinpearl @cooper_house

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Charles Eames said: “The design IS the details” via @pippinpearl @cooper_house

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“the best websites focus on content, don’t let design flourish distract” by @pippinpearl @cooper_house

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“design is 95 percent typography on a website” by @pippinpearl @cooper_house

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develop a style guide for your website: color palette (5), typography, design elements @pippinpearl @cooper_house

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“if you distract your audience w a design that takes away from your content, you’ve failed!” by @pippinpearl

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when someone visits your website, you have only seconds to capture their attention. Organization is KEY via @pippinpearl

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@rachaelreally sadly I don’t think we can… danger/downside of using a hashtag :-(

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“assume at least 40% of your web audience today accesses you w/ smartphones / mobiles” via @pippinpearl @cooper_house

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responsive web design is HUGE now, don’t make any assumptions about users’ screen sizes! @cooper_house

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decide on blog platform, then make layout decision: classic columns, magazine style, portfolio, excerpts by @cooper_house

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If you’re building your online business with Blogger, you HAVE to be backing up your content!!! @cooper_house

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“60 million+ websites worldwide are now running WordPress” by @cooper_house

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top 3 blog platforms: self-hosted WordPress, Blogger (Google hosted) & @tumblr (Yahoo hosted) @cooper_house

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choose a blog platform to be versatile, customizable, independent, responsive by @cooper_house

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blog content types: info-editorial-journal, tutorial-portfolio-curatorial, promotional-commentary-reviews by @cooper_house

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be intentional when you create a new blog, decide your content focus first by @cooper_house

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your website is comprised of layers, which frame and promote your content by @cooper_house

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digital touch point: anytime someone interacts with your brand online by @cooper_house

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blog design strategy = plan that helps structure your blog functionally & aesthetically by @cooper_house

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now that “buzz” is gone from @disqus it looks like @embedle provides similar insights goo.gl/XkPZ2n via @davidmchris

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gregsnewby .@VDubSessions is awesome. @ferrisobrien Killer idea!

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 10:31 AM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

@MyJRNY I agree - I’m definitely glad to have some fleece on today :-)

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“branding advice: know who you are, know WHAT you are” by @ferrisobrien (have your elevator speech ready!)

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“we’ve learned how being different helps us establish our brand” by @ferrisobrien on @thespyfm at

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Tiffanyg89 OU has launched an interactive learning community. Check out Janux.ou.edu for more info.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:25 AM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

listening to @ferrisobrien discuss Internet radio & @thespyfm at makes me want to try DJing on :-)

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interesting: @thespyfm not seeking to be an Internet radio station by @ferrisobrien

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hearing @ferrisobrien (lover of music & owner The Spy fm OKC - independent radio!) goo.gl/RSJca cc @cogdog

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ElizNewton “We don’t need more experts. We need more influencers.” @acroom

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:04 AM, Oct 26th, 2013 via Twitter Web Client)

“Universities have the wrong value proposition. It’s not about access to content, it’s ideas in community” by @acroom

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fantastic open, online civic education resources! @ou_iach freedom.ou.edu via @acroom

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@acroom has built “Janux interactive learning community” janux.ou.edu for @UofOklahoma (public launch was Monday!)

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gr8 free course recc: Justice with Michael Sandel @JusticeHarvard goo.gl/i87z (popular @Harvard undergrad course!)

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There are now 600-800 full, free courses available via @coursera, @edXOnline & @udacity via @acroom

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@acroom sharing @IFTTT recipe to send Feedly articles he likes to delicious, then create @MailChimp newsletter

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@acroom discussing role of iTunesU for FREE personal learning & media consumption goo.gl/0noHW3

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“I have always loved the interdisciplinary nature of @tedtalks & their digestible length” by @acroom

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fav childhoold movie of @acroom: Harriet the Spy (1996) imdb.com/title/tt011649… (inspired him as a curious writer!)

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@ruthburr I couldn’t get on the wifi either - this is why I always “bring my own wifi” now via Verizon :-)

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woo hoo - now hearing from @acroom on the stage of - Adam is the curator of @TEDxOU & rocks!

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“key for all kinds of digital influencing: build great content!” (you build an authentic, sticky following) via @davidmchris

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gr8 social interaction analysis tool: Embedle embedle.com via @davidmchris

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30-40% of most web traffic for mainstream news sources come from search engines via @davidmchris

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“surprising stuff is generally what gets traction online” by @davidmchris

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digital influencer = anyone who can reach people online, there is not a single equation for it. via @davidmchris

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Google doesn’t assign much authority or value to comment links via @davidmchris

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“Half the people at our resort in Punta Cana, DR got food poisoning!” by @davidmchris

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Google Adwords Keyword Planner goo.gl/zpLUdr helpful for analyzing search trends by keyword! via @davidmchris

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What is the name of the Google extension @davidmchris just shared?

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Best apple fritters in Oklahoma City! (@ The Donut Palace) [pic]: foursquare.com/wfryer/checkin…

via foursquare from The Village, OK

@ConfluenceCon starts this morning in OKC at @LyricTheatre - follow the learning with ow.ly/qcq46

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