Triberr 1.2: Rockstar Bloggers and Chatlanians

May 17, 2011

Triberr

Triberr is an invite-only social platform that empowers bloggers to be curated AND to curate other bloggers via Twitter. Once you get your invite into a tribe and set up your account, your reach of your blog post is automagically multiplied by the Twitter reach of all the members of your tribe. You can also create and build your own tribes – after you get your first invite.

Obviously, the best tribe for you on Triberr is the one that fits (more or less) with your level of reach, insight, content, capacity for connection, and ambitions.

Rockstars and Chatlanians

Rockstars and Chatlanians is a tribe for bloggers who want, who create and who sustain meaningful conversations – the kind of interaction that will take us out of the filthy gutter of ordinary aspirations and that all too human lifestyle of envy, contempt and jealousy.

It is a tribe for badassery. For bloggers with a fire in the belly. Stars in their eyes. And a double fist full of words. Ideas. Insights. Story. Dreams. Aspiration. Read the rest of this entry »

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How to Succeed in The Thank You Economy

April 5, 2011

Walk This Way, Run-DMC
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A Thank You Economy

Reach, connection and relationship is crucial to your success, whether you are an industry professional, artist, writer, problogger, or whatever. Social Media provides that channel – be it Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, FourSquare, a blog or some/all of these together.

Tim O’Reilly sums up the nature of social media here. He says that, “you gain and bestow status” through those you read, mention, retweet, recommend, like, comment…

This is the engine of the thank you economy.

In the thank you economy, dismissal, neglect and omission are punishment.

In O’Reilly’s words: “Obscurity is a bigger problem for authors than piracy.” Read the rest of this entry »