ego surfing

Getting a Job Interview with Google Ads

New York based Alec Brownstein created ad campaigns on Google targeting the directors of various advertising companies where he wanted to apply for a job.

Who’s Talking About You on the Internet?

Meet some of the best tools that will help you track what other people are saying about you, your business or your products on other websites, forums and social media sites.

Twitter Search Meets LinkedIn Applications

The initial set of LinkedIn Apps are provided by SlideShare (for uploading Office documents), Box.net (for sharing files), Google Docs (for PowerPoint presentations), Blog Links (for reading blogs) and Amazon Reading List (for sharing books you are reading).

Ego Surfing on Twitter: Know When People Tweet Your Blog Posts

Twitter provides an excellent search engine but the problem is that Twitter Search is pretty useless for ego surfing – that’s because all hyperlinks on Twitter are in the form of short URLs so you’ll never know if that TinyURL link is pointing to you or someone else’s blog.