GetElastic has two good posts on the importance of choosing an avatar that sticks out for your social media profiles. First they explain how to go about choosing a good avatar, then they offer 99 examples of effective and distinctive avatars.
SearchEnginePeople explores the increasing importance of Search Engine Optimization and how the industry is changing.
Want to find out what people are saying about your organization right now on blogs, social media websites, and elsewhere on the web? Check out Addictomatic, a new search engine for Internet and information addicts. From the about page:
Addictomatic searches the best live sites on the web for the latest news, blog posts, videos and images. It’s the perfect tool to keep up with the hottest topics, perform ego searches and feed your addiction for what’s up and what’s now.
This looks like a useful tool, and one that I’ll certainly be using.