Tag Archives: Followers

Is IZEA Going into Bankruptcy?

IZEA’s Exuberant Fees

Unfortunately IZEA treats their publishers worse than a piece of dirt. It had rather high minimum withdrawal requirement from the very beginning ($50). Considering that the majority of small users charge only cents per tweet it probably would take them forever to reach this amount so they can actually withdraw. For comparison, MyLikes (another twitter feed brokerage) allows to withdraw when your balance reaches just $2! Continue reading

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Social Media as Universal Remote Control

Social media is not just a way to communicate with your friends or market your products or services. Not anymore.

Now we can talk about social media marketing, social media politics, social media research, social media support, social media dating, and many other things.

So what exactly can we do with social media when we have it at our disposal as a universal remote control? The list is really diverse, from marketing to political riots (as recent history taught us).

Your actions will be based on recommendations of people who have a certain relationship with you. Of course you can take a recommendation from a recent follower with a grain of salt since s/he can have an alternative motive. But if the same recommendation comes from many followers, and is echoed by some of your social friends.

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The Leadership in Social Networks (part 1)

…Did I find some magic bullets? Do I practice technological voodoo? Do I implement black-hat SEO tricks?

You need to have your own voice, something that differentiate you from the crowd and that makes your followers to pay attention to your tweets in the ever-growing noise of main Twitter stream.
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