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Social TimesExaminer.com: What Is Quality?

Yahoo! The CutlineThe New York Times launches its first Tumblr blog

Boston GlobeSocial media let candidates bypass traditional media

Direct Marketing Association U.K.B2B marketers ’embracing social media’

AdAge STAT:  The City Has Triumphed. Have Your Customers?