8 07, 2016

Poetry Prompt: I Wrote This With You

2016-07-08T16:53:11-05:00July 8th, 2016|Last Post, Personal Poetry, Poetry, Poetry Prompts, Social Media, Twitter|

I Wrote This With You I fear my memory with be forgotten by the sunlight. I remain curious even thought we are at a stalemate. Excuse my brevity as with fun comes a soothing new thirst. Yet I fear your silence, as a fresh mind can yield faith in love. I'm not a curmudgeon [...]

28 06, 2016

Twitter Stickers Roll Out

2018-05-14T09:37:00-05:00June 28th, 2016|Last Post, Musings, Products, Social Media, Twitter|

Twitter Stickers Give Your Photos Bling Glitter This morning during my walk with my puppy Charlie, I was about to tweet a picture when I noticed a smiley face next to the edit button. I said to myself, “Self, Twitter stickers are sweet and neat.” When you click on the smiley face, a variety [...]

23 06, 2016

Monetize Twitter Videos Coming Soon

2018-02-20T12:22:39-05:00June 23rd, 2016|Last Post, Musings, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

With Twitter Engage, You May Be Able to Monetize Twitter Videos I love reading the blogs of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. You can often find some really great nuggets of information. I recently read the most recent Twitter blog that discussed how influencers, creators and publishers will be able to perhaps monetize videos on [...]

1 06, 2016

Copying Instagram Followers Just Became Harder

2018-06-27T14:07:17-05:00June 1st, 2016|Last Post, Musings, Products, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

Although copying Instagram followers just became harder, you can still build a great group of followers. Growing a follower base across various social media sites is always a challenge. Unless you are engaging with your followers and writing great content that is interesting to your followers, get retweets, likes, pins and follows is difficult. There [...]

25 05, 2016

Will Customer Service on Twitter Be Changing?

2017-09-15T08:42:29-05:00May 25th, 2016|Last Post, Musings, Products, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

This Subtle Change May Impact Brand Customer Service on Twitter Customer service on Twitter is difficult. There are brands doing an excellent job, brands doing a mediocre job and brands that are just darn right terrible at customer service. You see, as a poet that writes about products, I’ve spent a fair amount of [...]

18 01, 2016

Join Me For Atomic Reach’s Atomic Chat Tonight: 9pm ET

2016-01-18T16:27:03-05:00January 18th, 2016|Featured Post, Last Post, Social Media, Twitter|

I am very excited be the special guest tonight for Atomic Reach’s, Atomic Chat. Starting at 9pm ET, 8pm CT, 6pm PT, I will be answering questions about utilizing social media to grow a brand and engage an audience. For those of you that are not familiar with Atomic Reach, Atomic Reach is the [...]

3 09, 2015

Cinnabon Sweet Talk Twitter Chat: 1pm ET

2015-09-03T11:31:09-05:00September 3rd, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Social Media, Twitter|

Besides today being Thursday, September 2nd, today is also a special day for me as I will be the guest host for Cinnabon’s Sweet Talk Twitter Chat. For so many years I have been eating Cinnabon’s, whether at the Mall of America or in an airport, I can’t get enough of their ooey, gooey buns. [...]

30 08, 2015

Recap of The Minnesota Twins Deckstravaganza Event

2017-09-15T08:43:19-05:00August 30th, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Musings, Products, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

Now I know what you are already thinking. What the heck is a Deckstravaganza? Deckstravaganza, similar to a lavish event or extravaganza, is the largest social media event of the year put on by the Minnesota Twins baseball team. On Monday morning, I was minding my own P’s and Q’s (what does that even mean?) [...]

24 08, 2015

Guest Hosting Today Hickory Farms Tradition Talk: 1pm ET

2015-08-25T11:48:00-05:00August 24th, 2015|Featured Post, Giveaways, Last Post, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

Besides today being Tuesday, August 25th, today is also a special day for me as I will be the guest host for Hickory Farms’ Tradition Talk Twitter Chat. For so many years I have loved the meats and cheeses from Hickory Farms, which you too can find at selected malls throughout the United States [...]

15 07, 2015

Hosting Today’s Crave Chat with Corner Bakery: 1pm ET

2015-07-15T09:05:28-05:00July 15th, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Poetry, Twitter|

Well wouldn’t you know it, but today is “Take Your Poet To Work Day.” It would only be àpropos, if one of my favorite brands I interact with on Twitter, Corner Bakery, invited me to their “work” today as the guest host of the nearly weekly Crave Chat. Crave Chat is normally held every [...]

7 07, 2015

Join the #TeethingBites Twitter Party: July 9th 2pm ET

2015-07-07T10:03:27-05:00July 7th, 2015|Featured Post, Giveaways, Last Post, Products, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

This upcoming Thursday, July 9th, at 2pm ET, 1pm CT, 11am PT, will be the Smiley360 hosted #TeethingBites Twitter party, sponsored by Infants' Advil. As a parent of now two grown up lads, teething is something that any parent will most likely have had to experience and it "doesn't have to bite" thanks to our [...]

1 07, 2015

Need a great lip smack? Try KIND Snacks.

2015-07-01T09:11:08-05:00July 1st, 2015|Featured Post, Food and Drink, Last Post, Products, Reviews, Twitter|

As I now enter the month of July, aka the “Month of BBQ,” now more than ever I need to watch my caloric intake. I mean, there is barbecue, margaritas and a beer or three, always there to tempt me. So when on the run, a great snack to keep me on track is anything [...]

17 06, 2015

P&G’s #DadsJourney Twitter Party – June 18th 8-9pm ET

2015-06-17T16:18:13-05:00June 17th, 2015|Featured Post, Giveaways, Last Post, Social Media, Twitter|

Join Me and P&G in the #DadsJourney Twitter party to Celebrate Father’s Day If there is one thing to know about me, it is that I love a great Twitter party. What I mean by a Twitter party is typically an hour-long chat hosted by a brand, which may include a giveaway of sorts. I’ve [...]

12 06, 2015

Here’s How I’d Fix Twitter

2016-06-09T13:40:30-05:00June 12th, 2015|Featured Post, Last Post, Musings, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

For most of you that only know me as The Product Poet, who loves branding and haiku, while writing about products, charities, travel and food, let me just say that there is more to me than meets the eye.  For over the past three plus years I have managed to send out nearly 73,000 [...]

12 05, 2015

Love Indian Food? Check out Rasika in D.C.

2015-05-14T16:41:43-05:00May 12th, 2015|Featured Post, Food and Drink, Last Post, Reviews, Social Media, Twitter|

As indicated in previous articles, I travel a fair amount and when I am looking for a dinner recommendation I usually send out a tweet to the Twittersphere looking for a suggestion. This week was no different from weeks past, so I sent out a “Return on Poetry” tweet to secure my hotel stay [...]