Can Social Media Contribute to a Jesus Revolution?

February 15, 2011By BrandonCommunications

Jeff Gibson is an extremely intelligent guy who advises heads of state and leaders of corporation about messaging, marketing, and many other things I’ll never fully understand. Chris Forbes has been a leader in missions for as long as I’ve been a Pastor and was actually the very first person I ever followed on . … Read More

9 Tips for More Effective Facebook Marketing

January 11, 2011By BrandonCommunications 17 Comments

is NOT welcoming of the marketing efforts of its users, and often, family and friends on are ANNOYED by marketing efforts. Both of those statements are undeniable. So trying to “market on ” requires good sense, strict moderation, and an understanding of how might work for marketing purposes. Personally, I rarely post … Read More

Mining Your Social Web Relationships

August 9, 2010By BrandonCommunications 2 Comments

I’ve just written a post over at Fuel Your Blogging about some tools for ing into your social networking relationships. In that post, I talk briefly about how I believe we’re in the adolescence period of the internet. We’re still focused on the “cool” factor of the tools we use, but some of the tools … Read More

Don’t Count Google Out of the Social Web Race Yet

April 30, 2010By BrandonCommunications

I’ve just finished reading Mashable’s 5 reasons Google won’t dominate the next decade, which suggests that search will be replaced by social recommendations for buying power. Then I proceeded to a post by Luke Brynley-Jones at Our Social Times about how the rise of social search doesn’t necessarily kill Google. I tend to have feelings … Read More

Getting Started with Social Media

August 21, 2009By BrandonCommunications

Let me say this loud and clear – I am not an expert on social media. Neither are most of the people who are charging high consulting fees and proclaiming themselves to be so – just read Rob Bowen’s excellent article on the subject and you’ll understand what I mean by that. Social media is … Read More

What You Missed While Twitter Was Down

August 6, 2009By BrandonCommunications 2 Comments

Disclaimer: Absolutely NONE of this foolish rubbish actually happened… photo credit: Torley So surely you heard about the social media meltdown today, right? If not, perhaps it was because your only source of news about the world around you () was unavailable in a cruel, twisted catch-22! So what happened during the 2 hours that … Read More

Spread the News through Social Media

January 3, 2009By BrandonCommunications

News flash: news spreads faster through a crowd than to a crowd. If you want to break news, whisper it into an ear and see what happens. If there is a positive word that describes our age, it’s community. Seth Godin knows this. Chris Brogan understands it. Motrin learned it the hard way. People talk. … Read More