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Why is it so hard to tell if photos are private on here? This is an important setting, I think. what say you, Google-y overlords?
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But on a more serious note... are you using your phone or your laptop? I've found that the GUI on my phone gives no indication at all, while my laptop GUI has ALL the bells and whistles.
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Your body is temporary. Enjoy it.
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Next up: LIMBAUGHED (v) from the punch line "Rush Limbaugh", a joke peculiar to the GOTP. Loosely translated, "to have made the LCD one's exclusive target market to such a degree as to commit virtual suicide as a driver of broadcast "product", ie, one has driven advertisers into "damage-control" mode.
See "Beck, Glenn", "Coulter, something", and "administration: Cheney and what's his name".
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Alt text: I can't remember where I heard this, but someone once said that defending a position by citing free speech is sort of the ultimate concession; you're saying that the most compelling thing you can say for your position is that it's not literally illegal to express.
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Join me for Marketing Measurement & Analytics - one of the courses by moi:  #mprofsu
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Though many independent bookstores have blamed the giant online retailer for their struggles, there are signs of a thaw in tensions in Seattle, as many Amazon employees are buying books in brick-and-mortar shops.
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Content Marketing, Emerging Media and Business Specialist, Author, Speaker, Teacher, Seeker, Doer
  • Story Engage
    Author, Content Marketer, 2014 - present
  • McKinsey & Company
    Social Media Editor, 2014 - present
  • Director of Content and Founder Magnitude Media; Leslie Poston, Writing, Speaking
    2004 - 2014
  • Mashable, Blorge, Profy, Lost in Technology, More
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geechee_girl, geecheegirl, Magnitude Media, Uptown Uncorked, @leslie
Author Social Media Metrics for Dummies, Grande Guide to Social Advertising, Co-Author Twitter for Dummies, Contributor Social Media ProBook - LA Kings, Bruins, Red Sox, Pats, Books, Music, Film, Sailing, Oceans. Deeply Ink'd.

Author: Social Media Metrics for Dummies (June 2012, Wiley) BUY NOW!   (Like it? Review it!)

Co-Author: Twitter for Dummies (June 2009, 2010 Wiley)  BUY/DOWNLOAD

Author: Grande Guide To Social Advertising DOWNLOAD / READ

Contributor: Social Media ProBook DOWNLOAD / READ

Past Author Credits: Mashable, Profy, Blorge, StyleCareer, Eloqua, IMN, BzzAgent, Salesforce

A leading authority in emerging media, transmedia, brand and business development, I have devoted much of my adult life to social and emerging media and its application to the real world. My business (Magnitude Media) has been involved with businesses of all shapes and sizes as their emerging media specialist and business growth source including, but by no means limited to: Hewlett-Packard, Left Bank Films, Fight It Out, Company C, Indian Head Resort, LIM College, Hayward & Company, boutique wineries, exciting restaurants, musicians of all sizes and more. I am currently social media editor for McKinsey & Company.

An experienced writer and bestselling published author, I co-authored Twitter for Dummies, wrote Social Media Metrics for Dummies and have written books, articles, ebooks and blog articles for publications like Wiley Publishing, Media Bullseye, Mashable, TechnoBuffalo, TechBlorge, MacBlorge, Profy and other small press.

Also a sought after speaker, I've headlined at events such as MIDEM in Cannes, France and Book Expo America in New York City.


Providing Emerging Media, TransMedia, Digital Strategies and Business Development for a variety of industries, including: Music, Wine, Food, Film, Retail, Corporations or Individuals. Thinking. Doing. Seeing Several Moves Ahead. Big Ideas. Implementation. Strategy. Metrics. Analysis. Writing. More.

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