All posts in April 2010

  • Win a Free Social Media Strategy Session with Shama

    I can’t BEGIN to tell you how excited I am. As many of you know, I’ve worked really hard on my first book – The Zen of Social Media Marketing: An Easier Way to Build Credibility, Generate Buzz and Increase Revenue. Well -it is FINALLY here! Amazon has released it and so have bookstores across the country. The BUZZ is building! – I debuted it on Good Morning Texas last week. – wrote a review of it here: Now, I need your help because I couldn’t have gotten this far without your support. Here is how you can help: 1) Order your copy if you haven’t already done so. You can grab it online at or at Amazon: 2) Contact your local bookstore and library to make sure they get a copy. 3) Spread the word using social media. For example, you can tweet: Just read @Shama’s book – The Zen of Social Media Marketing or you can leave an Amazon review. *If you are a blogger or a journalist, please email April at for a F’REE review copy of the book.* I have my monitoring systems online fired up. Every week I will pick…

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  • How to Deal with Negative Reviews

    The beauty of social media is that people are now the media. When you leverage this fact correctly, it makes for an excellent social media strategy. But, what happens when someone says something negative – factual or not? Check out my guest post at Liz Strauss’ Successful Blog on how to deal with negative reviews – The Zen Way of Dealing with Negative Commentary Online.