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chrisbrogan’s Tweets from the 2009 TOC Conference

Pre-Conference, Jan 1, 12:00

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michaelhyatt: The schedule says that @ChrisBrogan is speaking until noon but that seems like a long time. Is that correct? #TOC

Breakfast, Feb 9, 7:30

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michaelhyatt: I going down to get registered, then onto @chrisbrogan's session. Let the games begin! #TOC

spiver: At #toc about to hear @chrisbrogan 's talk. Hi chris!

chrisbrogan: I'm in a roomful of the smartest publishing professionals in the WORLD. #toc

BLG: @ChrisBrogan - Ahh, but *I* didn't make it to #TOC this year.

Tutorials, Feb 9, 8:30

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spiver: "I prefer people checking their email/ texts/ calls/etc" during presentation says @chrisbrogan #toc

RonHogan: #TOC listening to @chrisbrogan with, somewhere in the ballroom, @michaelhyatt

andrewspong: RT @chrisbrogan: I'm in a roomful of the smartest publishing professionals in the WORLD. #toc

spiver: #toc "the web won't save everything. Good business will. @chrisbrogan

chadrem: All hooked up online and in @chrisbrogan workshop. #toc

RonHogan: #TOC let's see what @chrisbrogan has to say abt "books as ecosystems"

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan is railing on how long it takes to get a book to market. I couldn't agree more. This is the give-it-to-me now generation. #TOC

chadrem: hehe @eesullivan ... @chrisbrogan - When my wife comes back from a bookclub meeting, I never hear a thing about the book. #toc

spiver: "not marketing things till people buy them; selling things that you've already asked for" awesomely stated, @chrisbrogan #toc

chadrem: "You lose money every time you release a new book - it's called marketing." @chrisbrogan #toc

michaelhyatt: “We're not in the book business. We're in the information-broker business.” @ChrisBrogan #TOC

AkayaLivin4JC: RT @MichaelHyatt: “We're not in the book business. We're in the information-broker business.” @ChrisBrogan #TOC

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan says he doesn’t like to use slide decks anymore. I agree. It’s not about the technology; it’s about the content. #TOC

chadrem: Wonder if @chrisbrogan will be psyched or annoyed at me for plugging "Hire thisguychad.com " ... seriously, I'm available ;-) #toc

laurahazardowen: ooh @chrisbrogan is going on twitter! he is asking his friends a question that somebody in the audience just asked. this is awesome #TOC

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan: A quality blog creates interaction, is easily accessible (no registration required), equips the reader. #TOC

RonHogan: #TOC @chrisbrogan on Twitter: "'what are you doing?' is the most boring question in the world" if I'm not w/you

chownage: @ChrisBrogan:A quality blog creates interaction, is easily accessible (no registration required), equips the reader. #TOC (rt @MichaelHyatt)

thejeffbrown: RT @MichaelHyatt: @ChrisBrogan: A quality blog creates interaction, is easily accessible (no registration required), equips the reader. #TOC

chadrem: @chrisbrogan suggests chipin.com to get people to donate money to get books to teachers but managed to compare it to drug dealing ;-) #toc

primagames: Wish @chrisbrogan would refresh the browser on the #toc overhead

hsanderson: @chrisbrogan yay ning for books! we did www.flaviafanclub.com #toc

KatMeyer: "60% of all stats made up on the fly" ~ @chrisbrogan #toc

dawnnicole: @MichaelHyatt Great #TOC quotes for @chrisbrogan's session. Keep 'em coming!

primagames: @chrisbrogan discussing Scott Sigler in "blogging + social media" session at #TOC

RonHogan: #TOC @chrisbrogan "forcing your authors to blog isn't going to work"

michaelhyatt: search.twitter.com needs an auto-refresh feature. It would be great for conferences like #TOC, where @ChrisBrogan has it on the screen.

spiver: #toc "everyone says they'll never get on twitter but everyone eventually does" @chrisbrogan

RonHogan: #TOC @chrisbrogan gets a Q from Cory Doctorow: Why would successful bloggers want to be absorbed by publishers?

KatMeyer: finally getting to some good issues for authors/publishers in @chrisbrogan's session at #toc

michaelhyatt: RT @spiver: #toc "everyone says they'll never get on twitter but everyone eventually does" @chrisbrogan

chadrem: It's not about your website, it's where the people are - @chrisbrogan ... amen! #toc

KatMeyer: free vs. not free - use free to build opportunities to further engage customer (i paraphrase @chrisbrogan here). showing us flip vid #TOC

Kirtim: Not a big surprise but no one in the XMLworkshop at #toc is twittering. I envy the @chrisbrogan session!

Springbaby31: @Chrisbrogan just recorded the room on his Flip #TOC

chadrem: So @chrisbrogan is now talking about Flip Video cameras. Right after I uploaded my Flip video I just shot to YouTube http://is.gd/iUx #toc

SuzAxtell: RT @Chad Capellman @chrisbrogan talking about Flip cameras. Right after I uploaded my Flip video just shot to YouTube http://is.gd/iUx #toc

primagames: @chrisbrogan showing Sigler's CONTAGIOUS trailer @ #TOC

hsanderson: @chrisbrogan have you seen booklaunch 2.0 video on YouTube? #toc

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan is talking about book trailers on YouTube.com. We’re doing this quite a bit, but we need to STEP it up! #TOC

michaelhyatt: Someone just shot a video of our session on a Flip phone and @ChrisBrogan just displayed it on the screen. “Instant” is the key word. #TOC

bostonbookgirl: @MichaelHyatt Re:Book trailers for those of us playing #TOC at home. Is @ChrisBrogan arguing they help move books?

Springbaby31: #TOC recorded @Chrisbrogan back with my Flip and posted to Youtube. Video processing link tk.

KatMeyer: @chrisbrogan demo-ing upcoming.org - sort of like booktour.com. but not book specific. #toc

laurahazardowen: i do want to see where @michaelhyatt is. i want him to raise his hand! @chrisbrogan, go back to that. #TOC

chrisbrogan: Speaking to brilliant people (or AT brilliant people, bad me) at O'Reilly's Tools of Change #toc

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan is explaining to the n00bs what Twitter is. Better question to answer: “What has my attention?” #TOC

Springbaby31: Here's the video I recorded with my Flip @Chrisbrogan and posted to Youtube during #TOC presentation http://snurl.com/bksxf

KatMeyer: @chrisbrogan dem'ing twitter. but, as we know, u have 2 just twitter 2 get twitter, so mayb a futile demo for noobs #TOC

michaelhyatt: This may be one of the most interesting, novel presentations I have ever seen. Totally random. Totally non-linear. @ChrisBrogan at #TOC

chadrem: I don't try to control the message. I have a service to you. - @chrisbrogan #toc

glcuccureddu: RT @MichaelHyatt: @ChrisBrogan is explaining to the n00bs what Twitter is. Better question to answer: “What has my attention?” #TOC

primagames: is this @chrisbrogan #TOC session feeling a little unfocussed and wandering to anyone else? a lit

michaelhyatt: RT @dslessing: @chrisbrogan: always always celebrate the audience. Author Twitter page with background of readers holding up book #TOC

KatMeyer: @chrisbrogan on marketing MESSAGE versus interaction. old school marketing "messages" r FAIL. b/c they don't involve audience/customer #TOC

bamiller664: RT This may be one of the most interesting, novel presentations I have ever seen. Totally random. Totally non-linear. @ChrisBrogan at #TOC

KatMeyer: @annkingman u r being featured on big screen by @chrisbrogan (well, BOTN is anyway!) #TOC

Springbaby31: @Chrisbrogan sez he thinks of Twitter as the new phone #TOC

michaelhyatt: Twitter search is a great way to find people who are prospects for your books. Search specific topics. @ChrisBrogan at #TOC.

KatMeyer: @hsanderson @susandanziger it's water. it's just in a fancy bottle. @chrisbrogan is not drinking beer yet. #TOC

primagames: @chrisbrogan: let's not forget the power of appearing on a national late-night #TOC

laurahazardowen: good business model: coming off "as a genuine person sharing parts of his life in a way that comes back to revenue" @chrisbrogan #TOC

michaelhyatt: I'm glad to hear @ChrisBrogan say he doubts the FaceBook value proposition. I agree. I am getting really tired of it. #TOC

laurahazardowen: On Facebook and MySpace marketing: "If I'm using my hand to shake your hand, don't put your tongue in my mouth." @chrisbrogan #TOC

michaelhyatt: RT @laurahazardowen: On Facebook marketing: "If I'm using my hand to shake your hand, don't put your tongue in my mouth." @chrisbrogan #TOC

markcoker: Great soc media mkting etiquete metaphor from @chrisbrogan at #toc. "If I reach out to shake your hand don't put your tongue in my mouth"

josephinedamian: RT @MichaelHyatt: RT @spiver: #toc "everyone says they'll never get on twitter but everyone eventually does" @chrisbrogan So true!

spiver: RT @michaelhyatt: I'm glad to hear @ChrisBrogan say he doubts the FaceBook value proposition. I agree. I am getting really tired of it. #TOC

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan does video book reviews on his blog on Fridays. I love this idea. I’m totally going to steal it. #TOC http://bit.ly/364yqN

Springbaby31: @ChrisBrogan links to Amazon from his blog cuz it's easiest but does not advocate it over any of the other e-tailers. #TOC

KatMeyer: Should u b everywhere? I don't think so. @chrisbrogan #toc

laurahazardowen: "If you're going to be everywhere, you have to answer the phone and you have to offer customer service everywhere." @chrisbrogan #TOC

dslessing: @chrisbrogan sold $8000 worth of books on Amazon Dec and Jan as book reviewer from his blog #toc

eykd: @chrisbrogan "One more phone to answer" Man, I totally hear you. I hate phones. #TOC

jsteeleeditor: Q: Should you be on every soc media channel? @chrisbrogan A: I don't think so. Invest in reverse order you can pull away if needed. #toc

laurahazardowen: so find out where your customers are, and be there. (and i'll add: genuinely get into it!) @chrisbrogan #TOC

laurahazardowen: p.s. a lot of @chrisbrogan's best soundbytes are 140 characters or less. #TOC

RonHogan: #TOC @chrisbrogan "If you're going to be everywhere, you have to answer the phone and provide customer service everywhere."

chapmanchapman: RT @dslessing: @chrisbrogan sold $8000 worth of books on Amazon Dec and Jan as book reviewer from his blog #toc

Ugotrade: @chrisbrogan at #TOC talkin about how to slice up yr contact list/social networks with batchbook http://www.batchblue.com/

TUnderwood: RT #TOC @chrisbrogan "If you're going to be everywhere, you have to answer the phone and provide customer service everywhere."

conniereece: @MichaelHyatt With all due respect to @GailHyatt, I'm enjoying your tweets from #TOC. Especially what @chrisbrogan had to say.

chelseagreen: Should I continue with @chrisbrogan's social media pres, or go to the ebooks room @11? #toc

chadrem: My review of the saga I put myself through during @chrisbrogan tutorial & notes from the first half of the session http://is.gd/iV3k #toc

chadrem: We are now looking at the Wordpress 2.7 install of @chrisbrogan 's blog. #toc

shermanhu: Chad's saga during @chrisbrogan tutorial & notes fr 1st 1/2 of session http://is.gd/iV3k #toc (via @chadrem)

primagames: @chrisbrogan: "don't obfuscate your contact info" - let users reach out to ya. I agree, but can it be tougher for publishers/companies? #TOC

michaelhyatt: I've been on a conference call. Now it's time to go back and hear @ChrisBrogan. I'm running late! #TOC

Ugotrade: OMG @chrisbrogan name checked me at #TOC for my 9000 word posts!!!!

Kirtim: Hey @chrisbrogan #toc broke ass gourmet check out mud cookies from Haiti http://twurl.nl/d3fkny

shermanhu: @chrisbrogan sold $8000 worth of books on Amazon Dec & Jan as book reviewer fr his blog #toc (via @dslessing@chapmanc & hapman)

chadrem: Whew, totally meant to link to all of my "main site" pages in my blog. @chrisbrogan showcasing his at #toc just got my butt in gear. Done.

shermanhu: @chrisbrogan calling Twitter "ambient intimacy" & "interactive story-telling." #TOC (via @ericwilbanks)

shermanhu: @chrisbrogan shares e-mail marketing key; no way dead. With PERMISSION! #TOC (via @thewritermama)

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan is talking about different video blogging platforms: vidder.com, blip.tv, etc. #TOC

shermanhu: Discover where ur customers R, & B there. (Laura: genuinely get into it!) @chrisbrogan #TOC (via @laurahazardowen)

laurahazardowen: "I want the paper book, I want a web version, I want an audio version, and I want a way to self-sync that." @chrisbrogan #TOC

shermanhu: @ChrisBrogan (overselling on social media): 'if I hold out my hand 2 shk ur hand, don't stick ur tongue down my throat' #TOC

spiver: # @chrisbrogan: "I want books in paper, PDF, and audio at the same time and self-synch as I choose" #toc

michaelhyatt: Equip people by giving them a bundle of content: physical book, ebook, audio, PDF, etc. People want it all. @ChrisBrogan #TOC

BookNet_Canada: RT @laurahazardowen: "wants the paper book, wants a web version, wants an audio version, and a way to self-sync that." @chrisbrogan #TOC

laurahazardowen: you're not going to lose MORE $$, says @chrisbrogan, by equipping people to use your material. don't think of it as losing. #TOC

shermanhu: "Yeah, I watch YouTube in the car, you don't?" @chrisbrogan #TOC (via @thewritermama) (sh: uhh, no comment)

KatMeyer: @chrisbrogan talking about cannibalizing of sales from other formats. he doesn't believe it's an issue. no mention of zombies though. #TOC

johnny_angel: RT @shermanhu: @ChrisBrogan (overselling on social media): 'if I hold out my hand 2 shk ur hand, don't stick ur tongue down my throat' #TOC

shermanhu: @chrisbrogan on mktng msg vs interaction: Old schl mktng "msgs" FAIL b/c don't involve audience / customer #TOC (via @KatMeyer)

laurahazardowen: "Moving $$ in an easy way to something that needs doing. Hey, that doesn't sound like a bad idea for publishers!" @chrisbrogan #TOC

WritingSpirit: RT: @spiver: @chrisbrogan: "I want books in paper, PDF, and audio at the same time and self-synch as I choose" #toc

michaelhyatt: A “wiki” is basically an editable web page. It allows you to use the community to create user-generated content. @ChrisBrogan at #TOC

shermanhu: @chrisbrogan dem upcoming.org. Like booktour.com. but not book specific. #toc (via @KatMeyer)

chadrem: We wrote our entire book in Google docs right in real time. - @chrisbrogan #toc

shermanhu: Hate term "Soccer Mom," @chrisbrogan. Mktrs: Stop using the term "Soccer Mom." It's insulting! (via @thewritermama) #TOC (sh: options?)

jimhunt: RT @shermanhu :@ChrisBrogan (overselling on social media): 'if I hold out my hand 2 shk ur hand, don't stick ur tongue down my throat' #TOC

laurahazardowen: we are looking at @chrisbrogan's google reader!! he has tags like "interesting" and searches for himself as an RSS feed #TOC

jimhunt: RT @shermanhu: Shld U B on every SM channel? @chrisbrogan A: Don't think so. Invest in reverse order U can pull away if needed. #TOC

shermanhu: @chrisbrogan: "I want books in paper, PDF & audio @ same time & self-synch as I choose" #toc (via @spiver & @WritingSpirit)

Ed: @chrisbrogan @ShermanHu has been the hero sharing you out today! #TOC

laurahazardowen: put your slush pile online! @chrisbrogan #TOC

shermanhu: Gr8 book: "Just Ask A Woman - Cracking The Code of What Women Want & How They Buy" @thewritermama @Ed @chrisbrogan #TOC

hsanderson: RT @laurahazardowen: put your slush pile online! @chrisbrogan #TOC

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan suggested we put our “slush pile” online. Maybe we could get users to review and rate. Hmm. #TOC

chadrem: "We have nine more minutes, who has eight more questions?" - @chrisbrogan awesome #toc

totai: RT @michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan suggested we put our “slush pile” online. Maybe we could get users to review and rate. Hmm. #TOC

michaelhyatt: @ChrisBrogan is explaining at #TOC the difference between a home base and an outpost. He’s written about it here: http://bit.ly/TzeQ

chadrem: I challenge you to tell me why a blog isn't a better place to refer to than a website. - @chrisbrogan #toc

laurahazardowen: "I'm not totally sold on Facebook. Facebook is leaning toward the ghetto-y." @chrisbrogan #TOC

jimhunt: RT @MichaelHyatt: @ChrisBrogan is explaining at #TOC the difference between a home base and an outpost. http://bit.ly/TzeQ

Lunch, Feb 9, 12:00

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RonHogan: #TOC @chrisbrogan is telling us about how @AnnKingman gave him The Sparrow to read. I may have woo!ed.

KatMeyer: "being helpful beats the hell out of being on message"@chrisbrogan #TOC true dat.

danwooldridge: RT @MichaelHyatt: Equip people by giving them bundle of content: physical book, ebook, audio, PDF, etc. They want it all. @ChrisBrogan #TOC

chadrem: Updated my random notes from the @chrisbrogan Social Media and Blogging session at #toc http://is.gd/iVFA

TomKephart: RT @chadrem: Updated my random notes from the @chrisbrogan Social Media and Blogging session at #toc http://is.gd/iVFA

chownage: RT @chadrem: Updated my random notes from the @chrisbrogan Social Media and Blogging session at #toc http://is.gd/iVFA

arthursmith: @chrisbrogan had a big shout out for my friend Mike Hudack (@mhudack) and blip.tv this morning at O'Reilly #TOC - Mike, you have fans!

Tutorials, Feb 9, 1:30

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laurahazardowen: fave takeaway from @chrisbrogan: twitter may be the best tool for building genuine, actual relationships w customers #TOC

KatMeyer: @aaronhierholzer @chrisbrogan wasn't even using a mike. he's just naturally really really loud. #toc

Dinner, Feb 9, 5:00

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AlanBaxter: RT @markcoker: Great soc media mkting etiquete fr @chrisbrogan at #toc "If I reach out to shake your hand don't put your tongue in my mouth"

Ugotrade: My new Posterous on #TOC "Smart Phones: The Gateway Toy in Everyone's Pocket," http://tinyurl.com/d47dfw - wisdom from @chrisbrogan thnx!

chrisbrogan: RT @Ugotrade: My new Posterous on #TOC "Smart Phones: The Gateway Toy in Everyone's Pocket," http://tinyurl.com/d47dfw

Overnight, Feb 9, 8:30

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venndiagram8: @jeffpulver and @chrisbrogan stopped by the #TOC Bookish TweetUp. Great to meet them. Looking forward to more tomorrow at #SocComm

chrisbrogan: Ridiculously giddy about getting the chance for coffee with @davegray of Xplane fame. Fan of his since 2005. #toc

Bob Stein Keynote, Feb 10, 8:50

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greenskeptic: @chrisbrogan That wasn't always tjh case, oral poetry used to be the preferred repository of knowledge, stories, and traditions. #toc

mariaschneider: RT@jonathanfields RT @chrisbrogan: "Books are what humans use to move ideas through space and time." - Bob Stein. #toc

chrisbrogan: "A book is a place for readers (and sometimes authors) to congregate," - Bob Stein, #toc

mariaschneider: RT @chrisbrogan "Books are what humans use to move ideas through space and time." - Bob Stein. #toc

Peter Brantley Keynote, Feb 10, 9:20

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johngerzema: RT @chrisbrogan: "A book is a place for readers (and sometimes authors) to congregate,"-Bob Stein, #toc [the meld of analog and digital]

Alexandra_A: RT @chrisbrogan A book is a place for readers (and sometimes authors) to congregate," - Bob Stein, #toc

unnuagedecole: RT @chrisbrogan "A book is a place for readers (and sometimes authors) to congregate," - Bob Stein, #toc

Cory Doctorow Keynote, Feb 10, 9:39

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chrisbrogan: Quotes earlier are from the O'Reilly Tools of Change conference in NYC. #toc. Lots of great stories about publishing being told here.

Morning Break, Feb 10, 10:17

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mariaschneider: @chrisbrogan I've been following your coverage of #toc Chris. Thanks for the great job you're doing there.

laurahazardowen: just posted: ten takeaways from @chrisbrogan's blogging and social media tutorial http://tinyurl.com/bzbcvy #TOC

MatchesMalone: RT @chrisbrogan: "A book is a place for readers (and sometimes authors) to congregate," - Bob Stein, #toc

Sessions, Feb 10, 2:30

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Weegee: Thank you #toc. @susanmernit and @chrisbrogan are virtual friends you have enabled to come to life.

Lightning Demos, Roundtables, Feb 10, 7:30

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kathleenpopa: After all the tweets re @chrisbrogan at #TOC, I wished I'd been there. Went Googling & found the next best thing: http://tinyurl.com/4dt773

Top100_: [Top100] After all the tweets re @chrisbrogan at #TOC, I wished I'd been there. Went Googling & found th.. http://tinyurl.com/cfxwj6

Overnight, Feb 10, 11:00

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chrisbrogan: RT @shermanhu: 10 Things We Learned from Chris Brogan at #TOC http://bit.ly/2LyG Gr8 summary. (via @toc & @OReilly_Verlag)

rajupp: RT @chrisbrogan: 10 Things We Learned from Chris Brogan at #TOC http://bit.ly/2LyG Gr8 summary. (via @toc & @OReilly_Verlag)

Nick Bilton Keynote, Feb 11, 9:18

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chrisbrogan: Some raw but useful notes from my speech at #TOC to publishers - http://tinyurl.com/bkh2hh

venndiagram8: RT @chrisbrogan: Some raw but useful notes from my speech at #TOC to publishers - http://tinyurl.com/bkh2hh

Sessions, Feb 11, 11:00

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JanisMiller: RT @chrisbrogan Some raw but useful notes from my speech at #TOC to publishers - http://tinyurl.com/bkh2hh - don't miss this!

Post-Conference, Feb 11, 6:00

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Kirsten: Watching @chrisbrogan presentation on publishing and social media that I missed during #TOC: http://toccon.blip.tv/file/1762266/

timoreilly: @chrisbrogan So glad you loved #TOC. Am kicking myself for not finding the time to meet in person.

chelseagreen: found great new folks for #followfriday this week at #toc @jasonfried @doctorow @chrisbrogan @ljndawson @katmeyer @daviddurand

TUnderwood: ..Watching @chrisbrogan #toc part2 clip mentions @lebrun @radian6 at timepoint 51:39 credit for term "social phone" which is a great term

markcoker: My #TOC conference notes at http://tinyurl.com/cha6cj featuring Twitterati @mikecane @katmeyer @corydoctorow @chrisbrogan & others

KatMeyer: RT @markcoker: My #TOC notes at http://tinyurl.com/cha6cj featuring Twitterati @mikecane @katmeyer @corydoctorow @chrisbrogan & others

jafurtado: RT @KatMeyer: RT @markcoker: My #TOC notes at http://is.gd/juiS featuring Twitterati @mikecane @katmeyer @corydoctorow @chrisbrogan & oth