Best of 2011

CubeSocial - B2B Social Media ManagementAt this time of year it’s traditional to look back, so we thought we’d share our most popular content from 2011, just in case you missed it

  1. Twitter Clinic: A Hashtag Case study – Wow, it seems like there are plenty of people curious to know how Twitter hashtags work.  If that’s you… read on!
  2. “All opinions are my own” – disclaimers, risk warnings and social media – Will social media ever take off in highly regulated industries like banking and pharmaceuticals?
  3. Leave your phones on – How social media is changing business etiquette – You know those people glued to their smartphones and iPads during your presentation… they are probably paying more attention than you think!
  4. Twitter Clinic: #FF, DM and RT explained – Another in our series of Twitter Clinics. The title says it all.
  5. Ambush Marketing: The Accidental Twitter Ambush – How we accidentally pulled off an ambush marketing event at a conference we had been barred from.
  6. Klout… and how it can be manipulated – The story of what happened when we spent a month specifically trying to increase our Klout score.
  7. Twitter Clinic: 5 must-dos to get started with Twitter – If you are totally new to to Twitter, start here.
  8. Twitter Clinic: Who sees what you’re tweeting – Those @messages – are you sure you know who can view them?
  9. Four Reasons Your Company Doesn’t Need a Social Media Policy – Lawyers are running around telling everyone that will listen that they must have a social media policy… but do you really need one?
  10. GeeknRolla: Rock star or one-hit wonder? – Just how awesome is the self-proclaimed “awesome annual conference for tech startups in Europe”

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And with that we’d like to wish you a happy new year, and we’ll see you all again in 2011.

Looking back on 2010

imageAt this time of year it’s traditional to look back, so we thought we’d share our most popular content from the past year, just in case you missed it.

  1. The Best Law Firm Website is… – We name the best law firm websites and explain what makes them stand out from the crowd.
  2. Top 100 Law Firm Websites in Pictures – PowerPoint slide deck of all the top 100 law firm websites. Feel free to go download it and give it to the partners in your firm and ask them to pick what they think is the best
  3. Communicator 14 to Integrate with SharePoint Activity Feed – We were a little surprised this one came in at #3. News piece about how Communicator (now Lync) and SharePoint combine to create a Facebook-like status feed for the intranet.
  4. How UK Lawyers are using Social Media – Thoughts from early adopters on the use of (primarily) Twitter in the legal sector, what works and the ROI.
  5. SharePoint Explained – Our 101 introduction to SharePoint.
  6. Shoosmiths Access Legal – A brave new world of law firm marketing – A look at the marketing approach of Shoosmiths consumer arm, AccessLegal.
  7. Cloud Computing Explained – Our 101 introduction to cloud computing
  8. Legal Services 2020 – Our view of what the legal services market will look like in 10 years time… oops that’s nine years now.
  9. What Will Be the Business Model of the 21st Century Law Firm – A look at the similarities between the publishing and legal industries and what we can learn from their current malaise.
  10. Office Communicator 14 to Become Microsoft Lync – News about the name change in Microsoft’s real time communication and collaboration product in 2010.

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And with that we’d like to wish you a happy new year, and we’ll see you all again in 2011.