Recommended Reading – October 9, 2007

Strumpette Editor Resigns – Changing PR?

Tom Foremski on Amanda Chapel’s departure. PR won’t change until it has to. CommonSense PR and Geoff Livingston also chime in.

Gavin Newsom Case Study: Facebook for PR, Branding, and Press Room

Daniel Riveong discusses social media and personal brands

Why Bother Blogging Podcasting and Using Social Networks

Chris Brogan playfully demonstrates why you should engage in social media

“It’s a Conversation, Stupid! Part 1″

Chris Lynn reminds us that social media is about conversations, not broadcasts

The Magic Middle is Fatter than the A-List

A reminder that you don’t always need to focus on the supposed “a-list” to get your word out

Social Media Release Example: Graphing Social Patterns Conference

FutureWorks issued a social media release over Marketwire (yes experimented with a real wire!)

The Future of Communications – A Manifesto for Integrating Social Media into Marketing

Revisiting the first in depth look that details how to integrate social media into marketing campaigns of today and tomorrow

Techmeme Launches Top 100 Leaderboard, A New Resource for Tracking Influence

Interview with Gabe Rivera

  • Daniel R

    Thanks for the link, Brian.




Brian Solis is a digital analyst, anthropologist, and also a futurist. In his work at Altimeter Group, Solis studies the effects of disruptive technology on business and society. More so, he humanizes technology’s causal effect to help people see people differently and understand what to do about it. He is an award-winning author and avid keynote speaker who is globally recognized as one of the most prominent thought leaders in digital transformation and innovation.

Brian has authored several best-selling books including What’s the Future of Business (WTF), Engage! and The End of Business as Usual. His blog,, is ranked as a leading resource for insights into the future of business, new technology and marketing.

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  • Brian Solis, Future of Business Forum, Oslo
  • Brian Solis, Future of Business Forum, Oslo
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