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Megan Jasin Megan Jasin wrote:November 2nd, 2010

Boo! Creepy News Stories, Just in Time for Halloween!

October is almost over...what's on your plate for November?I hope you all had a fun and safe Halloween this year! Here are some of my favorite blog posts from this week. Most of them deal with creepy news, recent polls and changes in online media, the value of community managers and recent news about free Wi-Fi.

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I also share all of these posts via my Google Reader account (Jace122) and my Twitter handle (@IowaHawkeyeMeg).

Listen, Learn and Engage:

Why It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Free Wi-Fi – Peter Shankman just made me aware of Firesheep® and why free Wi-Fi service is not safe. If you don’t want your personal e-mail or social networking logins hacked into I would highly suggest reading this blog.

100 PR Buzzwords That Need to Go – Now if we could only get our clients to read this and trust our edits…

Harris Poll Finds Over Half of Adults Believe Traditional Media as We Know It Will No Longer Exist in 10 Years – Interesting analysis by the Bulldog Reporter® this week.

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“Mad Men” Transformed Into Book Series – Alltop® discusses how and why the characters of the popular AMC television series have been given a makeover.

Use Social Media to Build Your Brand By Fostering Relationships – by Kim Castle, Co-Founder, Intention Products LLC and BrandU.

Why Facebook’s New Groups Will Change the Way You Use Facebook – ReadWriteWeb® looks at the new changes in Facebook®’s Groups feature. Has it become too complicated for users?

Debate: Do All Community Managers Need Social Media? – David Spinks offers his opinion on what goals and skills Community Managers should have.

That’s it! Check back next Friday for more interesting reads!

Megan Jasin
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