Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Technology and Choice – Revenge Of the Social Media Zombies

Technology and Choice - Revenge of the Social Media Zombies

Technology and Choice 02: Revenge Of the Social Media Zombies

Host John Ferguson interviews co-host Robert Worstell on his recent article, “Revenge Of the Social Media Zombies.

In this podcast, Robert explains the basic concepts which lead to that title.

Some points of interest:

  • Why Facebook has a growing graveyard of users.
  • Why the major social networks want you to pay to reach your own followers.
  • Why you can’t see all your friends and family’s cat pictures (any more than 10% of them.)
  • How advertising is actually killing social media.
  • Why the social networks were set up to fail, financially.
  • What turns a person into a zombie and why they fight it.
  • How to simply use social media for your business or as a publisher.
  • The five working platforms you can use.

 

MUSIC

Music for this episode: *SafeProject,* an original piece composed and performed by Nicholas Koteskey of Two Faced Heroes

LINKS

Midwest Journal Press — selfhelpbook.midwestjournalpress.com/

Crossroads of Project SAFE — safecrossroads.net

Revenge of the Social Media Zombies article — http://calm.li/1LO816k

Facebook is a growing and unstoppable digital graveyard — http://calm.li/1V7Ag2L

Facebook becoming lurkers – 66% report not posting in three months — http://calm.li/1RMfq3o

Google allowing celebrities and businesses post directly to keywords — http://calm.li/1V7AdnM –minute 8:30

Google evangelist Avniash Kaushik asks people to subscribe to his newsletter as Google is restricting organic content (http://calm.li/1V7AdnM–minute 29:13

 

IFTTT–If This Then That — ifttt.com/

 

Author-preneur on Flipboard — http://calm.li/1RMfr7f

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