My Morning “Thank You” from Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg


This morning I went to check out my Florida Direct Marketing Association’s Facebook page and found this little gift message from Mark Zuckerberg.

While I deeply appreciate the semi-personal thank you, Mark, it would really be nice if I didn’t have to pay to build my Facebook page and then pay again to reach them.

And yes, I am a bit bitter about this.  Sorry!

Message from Mark Zuckerberg from Facebook on the Florida Direct Marketing Association page

Message from Mark Zuckerberg from Facebook on the Florida Direct Marketing Association page

News: Linkedin adds “tagging” feature to long form blog posts


LinkedinLinkedin adds tagging to long form blog posts has finally added the ability to use tagging on Long form (Pulse) blog posts on their platform. This is great news for people posting and for people searching for specific items.

For more details on this new linkedin feature see this post I wrote on the subject.

Jim Gilbert On The Cover of Retail Online Integration Magazine (again)


This month, February 2015, I made the cover of Retails Online Integration Magazine again.  This time with an extension of my “9 Immutable Laws of Social Media Marketing” series entitled, “The Law of REALationships

Jim Gilbert Article "The Law of REALationships" on the cover of Retail Online Integration Magazine, February 2015

Jim Gilbert Article “The Law of REALationships” on the cover of Retail Online Integration Magazine, February 2015