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Best of the Week in Social Media: Vol. 2

I enjoy finding “the good stuff” online. With each post in this series, I am showcasing five articles from bloggers that I find to be insightful, uplifting and informative in the social media sphere. I hope you enjoy these selections.

Do you have a blog you’d like to suggest for a future “showcase” post? Please let me know about it in the comments section below. Thanks for visiting The Social Freelancer ™

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Please click on the red title of each selection to read the full post…I hope you will give these bloggers your support by sharing the posts on your social networks.

Ann Tran - Blogging with Kindness

Ann Tran - Blogging with Kindness

The Power of Connectivity in Social Media by Ann Tran
Ann’s blog is one that I enjoy reading each week as it is honest, straight forward and insightful. It is consistently well written, easy to understand and extremely kind and generous in it’s approach to social media. This post illustrates how connections made in social media can benefit in a “real world” situation.


Ask Aaron Lee

6 Ways to Find Relevant and Valuable Content Ideas for Your Social Media Marketing by Aaron Lee
Aaron’s posts are well researched and intelligently written, giving the reader honest insight and thought provoking content. This week is no different, great post!


PodJam.TV Blog

7 Ways to a More Creative YOU by Marty McPadden and Misty Belardo for PodJamTV
These two have a wonderful blog, PodJamTV, insight into social media with a personal touch. Marty and I have similar backgrounds in broadcast television. We’ve never met, but I admire his work.


Mari Smith

Facebook Launches Facebook Offers for Business by Mari Smith
Mari is one of the most successful writers and speakers today in the social media space and with good reason. Her posts are packed with great information for businesses and individuals navigating the stormy seas of social media marketing.


Social Media Examiner

3 Ways Google Social Search Should Change Your Marketing via Social Media Examiner
Powerhouse site for learning and coping with Social Media. I often tell people that if you could only visit one site in a quest for social media knowledge, this would have to be it. Informative, insightful, easy to read and responsive to the audience, you can’t go wrong here.

More great posts about social media here> Best of the Week in Social Media Vol. 1

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2 Responses to “Best of the Week in Social Media: Vol. 2”

  1. You’ve got great taste and have made good choices here. I have quite a lot of insightful articles, but they’re not based on social media per se. :-)

  2. Hi There! It’s Javier from CircleMe, an inspiring way to collect all the things you like and discover new ones. I’d like to suggest the post that Forbes wrote about us on Friday:

    Many thanks for your consideration! Javier

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