This has been one hell of an exciting week. It started with me being named Oracle’s Community Manager of the year and closed out with me starting my new gig at Vistaprint and let’s not forget that the Super Bowl is Sunday. You can bet your sweet ass that many a folk will be hurting on Monday morning – who you rooting for? Have a great weekend and look forward to catching up with you next week. Until then, enjoy this week’s edition of Five for Friday.
I Am Not Melissa Dugan – this is a very important read from my friend Amy Vernon. About a week plus ago, she noticed that someone was using her Facebook profile picture for a fake account that was doing some questionable things. Definitely worth reading if you have a social media profile.
Lance Armstrong, Manti T’eo crises prove value of your own story – just like a brand, your story is important. Don’t believe me? Check out this post about recent athletes who have fallen from grace.
Getting Your Community Party Started – Mike Pace does a great job breaking down getting a community going.
The four Ps of content marketing – everyone is high on content marketing now and this is a good read for those in content marketing.
For 40 Years, This Russian Family Was Cut Off From All Human Contact, Unaware of World War II – this is this week’s edition of things that make you go hmmm… truly a fascinating read.