We’re going to pick up a feature that I tried briefly a couple year’s ago. I come across a lot of great links, resources and articles on a day-to-day basis. A lot of these I’ll share right away in my Twitter stream (so I recommend following me there as well).
I’m trying out a new system for posting the best of these resources shared here on my blog as well with a short clip of commentary. We’ll see how it goes. I’m calling these New Media Quick Clicks. They’re items that I think you’ll find useful and interesting.
Here’s a batch for you now.
Statistics Show Social Media Is Bigger Than You Think
If Facebook were a country it would be the world’s 4th largest. This short video (4m23s) shows some fascinating statistics about the growth of social media.
Report: Nine Scientifically Proven Ways to Get Retweeted on Twitter
This report contains nine solid tips for increasing the chances that your tweets get retweeted. The more retweets you get , the more viral your content is and the more news followers you attract. The coolest part about the report is that it’s based on first-hand research.
Showdown: iPod Nano vs. Flip SD
With the arrival of the iPod Nano with video, some have speculated that the Flip could have a run for its money. Go ahead and see for yourself. Which video recorder won in this side-by-side comparison? You’ll see the difference in less than five seconds.