Social Media influencers you must follow.

As a social media professional/enthusiast, one follows social media e-mags, blogs, and other resources which provide good alerts and news. But, I recently stumbled upon a list of some strong social media influencers who provide not just news but advise, tips, trends and guidance on social media.

Here’s the list. Hope it helps:

Urban Dictionary

True meaning of today’s internet terms:

I Googled it - Randomly searching through a whole lot of stuff

I Wikied it - Authentically searching through a whole lot of relevant stuff

I Facebooked it - Telling people who I know 

I Tweeted it - Telling people who I don’t know

I Blogged about it - Writing, like I own a magazine

I Instagrammed it - I am too cool for facebook photo updates and twitpics.

I Gmailed it - I have a gmail ID. Talk to me only if you have one!

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