Monthly : May 2010

26 May

7 Power Tips for Shameless Self Promotion on LinkedIn

by Brian Wesolowski

LinkedIn is booming in popularity and is making headlines with its expanded integration with Twitter. ictQATAR’s Marketing Manager Julia Astashkina shares her insights on how you can take advantage of LinkedIn to market yourself to find a new job or make valuable business connections. Reid Hoffman, the founding CEO of LinkedIn believes in “time wasters […]

23 May

Protecting Your Privacy on Facebook

by Brian Wesolowski

The chorus of boos over Facebook’s privacy policy continues to grow, with many people even threatening to quit the site because of it. I don’t see any mass exodus coming – in many ways quitting Facebook would be akin to moving into a small cabin on a remote mountain – you would be isolated! But […]

16 May

Reach Your Customers Through Targeted Mobile Advertising

by Brian Wesolowski

When companies first started to try to use the mobile phone for advertising, I am pretty sure the majority of consumers – me included– found it annoying. An advertisement in SMS format was bland, was clearly blasted to a mass list, and rarely offered any personalized value. Well, with the rapid emergence and growth in […]