Looking for a chance to join America's fastest-growing social media agency? Well, truthfully, we're not sure 100% positive that's us, but it just might be! (We've hired several people in the last month or two, so we're not just making this stuff up.)...

Great story in the Wall Street Journal yesterday. Turns out that Anheuser-Busch was planning to release a new beer, Budweiser American Ale. Of course, they wanted to make a big announcement about their new product....

I just finished the rather fawning Fast Company cover story on Ning, and I must agree their business model is impressive to say the least. In fact, I envy it....

We're social media geeks. All of us who work at Ignite Social Media. Most of you who read this blog are, too. That means we're not normal. I tell my clients all the time that nobody in the room is normal. They think about their...

Jim Tobin, president of Ignite Social Media, will run two back-to-back seminars on how small businesses can use social media marketing to connect on a deeper level with customers and prospects. The seminars are a part of "Business Remixed: the Small Business Conference", on April...

Sure, you can join Facebook, you can put up a MySpace page, you can follow your friends on Twitter. You can pick your friends based on mutual interests or, gasp, actual friendship. I just joined a new social network today called "InSocialMedia." But you...

Need to get up to speed on social media marketing? I'm leading a full-day workshop for the Triangle (NC) Chapter of the American Marketing Association next month and, since you found out about it through social media, I can hook you up with...

I read a post from Jake over at 10e20 blog recently with a promising title, "Social Media Marketing is NOT a Direct Response Channel." I could not agree more. Jake's point that you should not expect social media to compete with your direct...