Econsultancy is a community where the world's digital marketing and ecommerce professionals meet to sharpen their strategies, get quick answers, compare notes, and help each other out.
Talk Walker is a social media monitoring tool. It provides social analytics and social media engagement tools for easy integration into your CRM/Marketing resources.
Trendwatching is one of the world's leading trend firms, scanning the globe for emerging consumer trends, insights and innovations. They report on their findings in free, monthly Trend Briefings.
Twylah is a webpage builder that helps drive a deeper engagement with your Twitter followers. Build a Twylah page to get noticed, bring your brand message into focus, get more traffic with your tweets, etc.
LikeAlyzer makes social marketing on Facebook easier. This analysis tool helps you measure the success of your Facebook page and focuses on the important aspects (i.e. presence, dialogue, engagement). Just type in your Facebook URL to get your report.
Cuutio is a free (bronze) inbound marketing platform that monitors your web presence. It has on-site and off-site web analytic tools for performance management, tells you the keywords your competitors are using and who links to their site, etc.
Small Business Branding is for those interested in marketing and building a small business. Find articles by authors devoted to building SMB brands; podcasts with ideas, tips, and interviews; small business reviews, etc.
WizeHive is a collaboration tool that lets you build and use web-based apps to automate your business processes. You can share notes, tasks, ideas; manage projects and activities; and engage customers, employees, etc.
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MarketingSherpa.com MarketingSherpa.com publishes articles and special reports on useful case studies, results data, and best practices for more than 173,000 marketing, advertising, and public relations professionals. One of the Web's most popular destinations.
Squidoo.com A social bookmarking community that makes it easy for anyone to build a single page--called a lens--on a topic, idea or product. Lensmasters get to spread their ideas, get recognized for their knowledge, and get more visitors to their Web sites and blogs. They can also earn royalties.
GoTop.com GoTop.com is a link exchange directory where webmasters can find other webmasters to trade links with. The only sites listed are those interested in trading links.
SecondLife.com A 3-D virtual world built and owned by its residents. Over 1.6 million members live, interact and do business in this world. Impressive in all respects.
Businessballs.com An online guide that provides tips, examples, techniques, tools and a process for writing business plans to produce effective results. The marketing guide offers specific explanations, theories, tips on advertising, PR, copy-writing, Internet and website marketing, etc.
Junta42 By Joe Pulizzi, a leader in content marketing, looks at the trends in content marketing and how marketers can learn to think and act like publishers. Topics include B2B, branded content, content strategy, social media, etc.