Category Archives: Ellipsis

Is this you?

Fol­low­ing on from this morning’s post on Bing and Google user insights I just had a look at what Alexa say’s my blog read­ers demo­graph­ics are — quite an inter­est­ing bunch of peeps aren’t you And finally… So do you fall into these catch­ments: Most of you are aged 45–54 Most of you have chil­dren Many

Don’t miss out — a simple thank you will suffice

I get a lot of ques­tions ask­ing about how to com­mu­nic­ate with people online, which may seem simple to some but it appears to cause hours of sleep­less nights to oth­ers… What if should I do if no-one replies? What should I do if someone replies? What tone of voice should I reply in? etc etc etc

One for your toolbox: ShareThis Analytics

Yes­ter­day I pos­ted the start of a mini series ‘Defin­ing the elu­sive mean­ing­ful met­ric’, where I dis­cussed: Engage­ment for me is when someone cares enough about what you have writ­ten to such an extent that they felt com­pelled to do some­thing about it. and Met­rics I like to use to under­stand the effect­ive­ness of online com­mu­nic­a­tions

The Eyes Have It

I have a bit of a fix­a­tion with eyes — for me they are the gate­way to the soul. You can tell exactly how someone is feel­ing or whether they agree or dis­agree with you just by look­ing into them. Those little ‘inflec­tions’ that appear when a per­son is talk­ing about a sub­ject that they’re

495 Social Niche and Not-So Niche Site Links #LLBS

This post is sup­port my 7 min talk at the Late Late Break­fast Show, at the Sway Hotel in Hol­burn tonight (20th July 2010). I will keep adding to this list when I come across sites, but if you know of any that are not here please can you add them in com­ments. For those of