LeWeb09 Day Two: Controversy Continues with Gary Vaynerchuk

LeWeb09 will be most remembered for a frenetic Gary Vaynerchuk, and a debate that questioned the validity of the event itself. Gary Vaynerchuk, host Wine Library TV and author CrushIT! Gary Vaynerchuk easily stole the show, his passionate, often controversial comments keeping LeWeb founder and moderator, Loic Le Meur on edge. At one point, Le […]

LeWeb09 Day One: Two Canadians Blog Their Opinions

The first day of LeWeb09 met with conflicting reactions from two Canadian participants, one an official conference blogger, the other a participant. With “Real-Time Web” the theme of the soldout December 9-10 conference, the two aptly leveraged social media channels to share their real-time impressions of the speakers and panelists. The impressive roster of LeWeb09 […]

“Twitter” Top Word of 2009

The Global Language Monitor (GLM) named Twitter the top word of the year. The GLM also announced 2009 top 10 phrases and top 10 names. According to GLM’s Nov. 29  press release, the list results from a “proprietary algorithm that tracks words and phrases in the media and on the Internet, now including blogs and […]

Give the Gift of Social Media: 10 Creative, No-Cost Ideas

Give the gift of Social Media. Here are 10 creative, no-cost ideas that require only time, patience and a little imagination. [Continue reading]