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Megan Berry

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9 Top Community Managers on Why Online Community Matters

(9) Comments | Posted May 30, 2013 | 10:55 AM

Community Managers have gone from being a quirky role ("you mean you get paid to tweet!") to a highly in-demand role, a part of everything from Fortune 500 companies to startups to non-profits. There's even a Community Manager Day which, naturally, trends on Twitter during it's celebration.

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Comparing New York and San Francisco Tech Scenes

(10) Comments | Posted August 1, 2012 | 3:35 PM

There's been much ado about the NYC tech scene lately -- how it's heating up and it's increasing allure for startups. Having recently moved from San Francisco to New York in the midst of this debate, I can't help chiming in myself. I was leading community...

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Business Guide to Twitter Metrics

(4) Comments | Posted June 19, 2012 | 12:21 PM

How is your business doing on Twitter? Many companies invest significant amounts of time and money in their social programs without knowing the answer to this question. To add to the difficulty, efforts on Twitter snowball, with small initial gains turning into much bigger wins as your audience grows. Measurement...

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5 Tips for Turning a New Signup Into a Power User

(2) Comments | Posted May 30, 2012 | 9:24 AM

You only get one chance at a first impression. In the first experience, your users decide how much of their time or money they will invest in your company. Will they become a lifelong devoted fan, sharing your company with all their friends or will they drop off after the...

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5 Tips to Leverage Social Media to Get a Job

(0) Comments | Posted March 20, 2012 | 9:03 AM

Did you hear about that woman who lost her job because she bad-mouthed her boss on Facebook? Have you been warned about employers rejecting candidates because of inappropriate photos or comments? Gen Y and college students are constantly told the downside of having a social media presence, but they should...

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Top 10 Most Influential Entrepreneurs

(45) Comments | Posted May 24, 2011 | 10:34 AM

Starting a business is the ultimate "pull yourself up by your bootstraps" American dream. We all know great examples from the local mom and pop shop to Steve Jobs or Sergey and Larry of Google.

Here at Klout, we took a look at the most influential entrepreneurs...

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Klout's Most Influential Colleges On Twitter

(17) Comments | Posted January 19, 2011 | 11:18 AM

Watch out U.S. News and World Report, there's a new ranking system in town. Does your college have Klout?

Klout measures influence across the social web, looking not at metrics like follower count, but the ability to drive action. The Klout Score measures influence on a scale...

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How Does Twitter Influence Correspond to Success at the Polls?

(3) Comments | Posted November 1, 2010 | 2:22 PM

With the election looming close, here at Klout, we wanted to answer an interesting question "How well does the candidate with the most Klout correlate with who's winning in the polls?" Naturally, a candidate's Twitter influence can only tell one part of this story, but it made sense...

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Top 7 Hilarious Fake Tweets

(10) Comments | Posted June 8, 2010 | 10:11 AM

Fake tweeters impersonate corporations or characters and often become become wildly popular. After looking at these tweets you'll understand why. I've taken the top retweets from @BPGlobalPR, @APStyleBook, @DarthVader, @Stewie and @FakeParamount (top retweets courtesty of Klout). I think the slideshow speaks for itself...

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5 Common Intern Application Fails

(13) Comments | Posted May 27, 2010 | 1:16 AM

I've looked at a lot of intern applications recently and many belong on a what-not-to-do list. After getting frustrated of seeing the same mistakes happen over and over, I decided to write this in the hope of saving at least a few interns from such a fate (for my sake...

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5 Most Expensive iPad Apps

(3) Comments | Posted April 6, 2010 | 5:30 PM

One of the iPad's biggest selling point is the sheer number of apps available for it. You can play games, learn new things, and use the iPad for just about anything, but not without a price. Mobclix data revealed the most expensive iPad apps. See the results in...

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5 iPhone Apps for a Night Out

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2010 | 3:10 PM

So, you're planning to head out this weekend, but not sure where to go? These iPhone apps will help you find the hottest hangouts and also make sure you get back in one piece. Bonus: they're almost all free.

What are your favorite iPhone apps to go out on the...

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Free is the New Cash Cow

(1) Comments | Posted March 11, 2010 | 11:06 PM

"Free to Play." "Freemium." Those words are echoing the halls here at the 2010 Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. One of the fastest growing sections of the gaming economy is casual gaming, with an audience that's predominately female and typically older than the "traditional" gaming crowd. Facebook and mobile...

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4 Free iPhone Apps For Music Streaming (PHOTOS)

(9) Comments | Posted March 3, 2010 | 7:36 AM

The iPhone has always been great at listening to music, but, if you're like me, you eventually get tired of listening to your collection and want to try something new. Here at Mobclix, we put together a list of the best apps to stream music onto your iPhone....

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Google Buzz: Power Trumps Innovation

(5) Comments | Posted February 18, 2010 | 8:53 AM

So everyone's buzzing (excuse the pun) about Google's new social feature. Is this the best thing since sliced bread or is it going to go the way of FriendFeed? If you're not familiar with it, Google Buzz is a social sharing service that allows you to post "buzz" to your...

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Top 5 iPhone Apps For The Winter Olympics (PHOTOS)

(5) Comments | Posted February 18, 2010 | 6:56 AM

Are you watching the winter Olympics? Well, don't forget these companion iPhone apps that will help you get the scoop on what events are happening and when, see the history of the games, tour Vancouver, and even try out some of the games for yourself (virtually).

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Why the iPad Will Be Successful (Eventually)

(11) Comments | Posted February 8, 2010 | 4:06 PM

I predict Apple's iPad will be a big success... by the second or third generation. I think this initial version will perform moderately, but won't knock it out of the park -- since Apple's been knocking everything out of the park lately, this in of itself, may seem like a...

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The Gender Battle's Not Over

(37) Comments | Posted January 22, 2010 | 4:55 PM

As I grew up, in my mind, I saw the idea of a glass ceiling or a gender gap in the workplace as a relic. It was for the history books, something my mom and grandmother had to deal with, but never something I would encounter. In my generation -...

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The 5 Most Addictive iPhone Games (PHOTOS)

(19) Comments | Posted January 14, 2010 | 7:24 AM

Want to get more work done, increase your productivity, and reach your goals in 2010? You should absolutely stop reading this now.

Here at Mobclix, we've discovered that these iPhone games are terribly addictive, but awesomely fun.

Still interested? Don't say I didn't warn you.

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5 iPhone Apps To Turn You Into Your Favorite Celebrity (PHOTOS)

(4) Comments | Posted December 12, 2009 | 8:46 AM

It seems like just about everyone is making iPhone apps, and celebrities are no exception. Why limit yourself to merely seeing your favorite celebrities on TV when you can sing or dance along with them? Check out this list we put together here at Mobclix of some of the top...

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