If you’re looking to expand your marketing knowledge, stay on top of trends and learn about cutting edge technology and social media, this is the plan for you! Spend a minimum of 10 minutes at each site per day and you will be spouting out terminology traditionally reserved for Chief Marketing Officers!
Sure, he’s a #1 New York Times Bestselling Author and a compelling speaker but his blog posts are even more creative, entertaining and insightful. He will make the asinine appear riveting and will make you view concepts with new eyes. Seth writes about the power of social media, marketing and everything in between. Head over to SethGodin.com and click on his head to get started with his blog.
Mashable is the ultimate social media guide. Good luck spending only ten minutes at this site. You will be immediatly engaged in its ever expanding web of resources. Channels include Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Google, iPhone and more. For those of you looking to break into this exciting industry, there’s even a job's section.
Sure, I know what you’re thinking – “Adage, really?” Really! Have you been lately? Its digital section is particularly fascinating and its Power 150 is a daily ranking of the top marketing blogs. They recently launched an interview portal where the founder of Linkedin discusses the state of the financial crisis.
So there you have it, spend enough time on these sites and you'll be filing for your IPO before you can say app.