Blog infidelity – sign of the times

I’ve spent a year being massively unfaithful to this blog. 🙁 Last year (and to be fair the year before), it was more about twitter growing in influence and eating away my will to write long pieces. This year, it’s been more about posting other places – on the Bing blog about our social hackathon or…

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BlogHer| bet – why Bing reaches out to startups, and why a conference like this is fun in general

Last Friday I had the privilege of both speaking and mentoring at the inaugural BlogHer | bet  conference, both as a Bing PR/marketing person and as social media/community application/games program manager. It’s an unusual conference and so I’ll lay out a bit of the format and then give some flavor of the event, which was held…

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Twitter and Facebook ate my blog (or possibly my brain)

I’m writing this from a skyscraper with a big window where I see exactly no snow falling, despite dire prediction. As we all know, the Seattle area can’t handle snow – so much so that the *idea* of snow, keeps drivers at home. This is a somewhat decent metaphor for the idea that the micro-blogging…

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