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Want your data to go viral? Make it visual.

Duarte Blog

How do you turn an academic report into a viral video? Following the event they published the video online. The more clicks, the better.

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11 Secrets of Viral Videos: What’s Buzzing at SXSW – Forbes

Content Marketing Today

What makes some Web videos go viral, while others languish? Gupta’s formula starts with six factors that define successful videos’ content.

Social Media: A Cautionary Tale

Matt Eventoff

More importantly, even without search, what you post can leave your immediate universe of friends and followers, and in some cases, even go viral.

5 Patterns of Popular TED Talks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Ever wondered why some TED talk recordings on YouTube gather a respectable few hundred thousand views while other go viral and attract many millions?

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Stan Grant’s Speech on Racism in Australia

Manner of Speaking

The video of that speech has been released and it has gone viral. Stan Grant, an indigenous Australian journalist, gave a speech in October 2015 at a debate on racism in Australia.

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United Breaks Guitars - a viral video lesson on YouTube

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Thanks to Patrick Schwerdtfeger’s Saturday seminar on Social Media, I was alerted to a startling viral video on YouTube. United Breaks Guitars was written and performed by Canadian C&W singer Dave Carroll in response to an unfortunate mishap at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.

Your Op-Ed Goes Viral With Contrarian Angle

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Since it went out there in cyberspace, it has been viral. All media picked it up. The influential The Economist took a contrarian approach.

Public Speaking : VIRAL MARKETING

Great Public Speaking

What many people don't know is that viral marketing is REALLY GOOD! Viral marketing means that one or more of your marketing efforts "spreads" like a virus. You can stimulate the viral spreading of your marketing efforts. Use viral marketing and watch your marketing message spread fast Here's a very effective way.

Sen Mitch McConnell becomes a Viral Video Star | Communication Skills

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized communication skills

The Blog Post Went Viral: A case study

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Minimalism goes a long way to viral.   The business is an art, not a science, and it relies heavily on intuition.

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"Quan Jue" - Posts which go viral, keep on giving (3 SEO tips)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  On my legal blog, this post has gone viral and it contines to keep giving in terms of traffic.  They did.

THE DAILY CALLER - When its content goes viral

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  On the web influence comes only one way:  When a piece goes viral.  For a conservative web publication, THE DAILY CALLER  is amazing in its graphics, tone, and content.    Tucker Carlson has become a digital migrant.    But that's not enough to make it a force of influence. 

Public Speaking Delivery Drama – Two Lessons

Matt Eventoff

This is something to see – it can render one simply… speechless. No media training here. . I discussed the speech on BBC last week.

Tell a Memorable and Relevant Story to Make Your Content Marketing Positively Viral

Content Marketing Today

Geico’s Drill Sergeant Therapist Gets It Just Right. Mayflower Marionette Gets It All Wrong. That makes them even more memorable.

5 books that capture commencement speeches by women

The Eloquent Woman

Rowling in a now-viral Harvard commencement address. Leguin, and Cecile Richards. Got a panel coming up? At just $3.99

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Winning the Story Wars – Jonah Sachs is Leading the Charge

Duarte Blog

We were thrilled to welcome author Jonah Sachs for a visit to the shop. I couldn’t agree more.). Enjoy! Interview with Jonah Sachs.

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and ideas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog.

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Famous Speech Friday: California State Senator Janet Nguyen's silencing

The Eloquent Woman

Because all that was caught on video (below), it quickly went viral. Maybe we should change this to Famous Silencing Friday? famous speeches

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Yes, But It Was Only a Quiet Two Million

More than PowerPoint...

But it’s not a viral video. Back in 2007, I quickly tossed up a YouTube instructional video. It’s not hip or trendy. Who knew?

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How To Lose Friends And Alienate Twitter Followers: 5 Stupid Social Media Mistakes | Fast Company

Content Marketing Today

Take a look at his feed, and every few minutes you’ll see a new post, from why videos go viral to Playboy’s plans for a strip club.

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For #EarthDay, 9 famous speeches by women on the environment

The Eloquent Woman

The video went beyond viral--then was censored by the Chinese government. I'm a proud former Deputy Associate Administrator of the U.S.

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LinkedIn News - Hot Hangout for Networking, Having Profiles Viewed

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yes, Tweets can go viral. Is Twitter yesterday? Maybe. The hot hangout seems to be LinkedIn News. Sure, it's fun to be popular on Twitter.

Famous Speech Friday: Viola Davis accepts an historic 2017 Oscar

The Eloquent Woman

And this week's acceptance speech by Davis at the Academy Awards--for best supporting actress in a feature film--brings her entries here to six.

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8 famous speeches by young women in The Eloquent Woman Index

The Eloquent Woman

It''s a decidedly feminist speech and one that went viral with her positive focus on education for girls and boys everywhere. famous speeches

The Visual Thinking Revolution is Here!

Duarte Blog

Viral channels spread the word—and pictures. Source: MBA Career Service Professionals (click to enlarge). Want to create threat conditions?

Famous Speech Friday: Minister Teresa MacBain "I am an Atheist"

The Eloquent Woman

In fact, MacBain did see negative media coverage and comments online and in person, as well as a video that quickly went viral.

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The Eloquent Woman Index hits 200 famous speeches by women!

The Eloquent Woman

That seeming nuance allows me to include speeches from non-famous women whose words go viral, as well as prominent women whose speeches have an impact.

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Happy, Healthy, & Educated: A TEDx Talk on Hackschooling

Presentation Zen

This video was posted almost a year ago and went viral soon after, but just in case you have not see it yet I''m posting it here. Be happy!?"

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A powerful narrative in transformation (redux)

Presentation Zen

This video went viral and has touched the lives of many in a short time. This piece is a starting point." Remarkable and inspiring.

New! 2 workshops on creating a TED-quality talk set for January 2016

The Eloquent Woman

Both will take place in January 2016 in Washington, DC, although there are good discounts if you register early. Read on for the details! workshops

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Famous Speech Friday: Emma Watson's United Nations 'feminist' speech

The Eloquent Woman

The speech was decidedly feminist, and went viral worldwide. Other times, I wait--more by instinct than any other factor. But I waited.

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Famous Speech Friday: Kerry Washington on the risk of public speaking

The Eloquent Woman

You can read the speech on BuzzFeed, which helped this one go viral. This, at a ceremony where she was described as "fearless" and "bold."

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Rebecca Black: Public Speaking & Life Lessons from a 13-Year-Old Pop Sensation

DeFinis Communications

After her music video Friday was produced and released on March 14, 2011, it went viral on YouTube. The point is that this young girl made a video that went viral, most people dislike it, and yet she has still fallen into the arms of success. Have you heard of Rebecca Black yet? If not, you probably will soon. million “dislikes”.

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How to handle an ambush? With respect

The Presenter's Blog

Unfortunately, just as for Paul Ryan back in March , the trick went wrong, thanks to the wonders of the internet and viral videos.

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5 famous speeches by women that made secrets public

The Eloquent Woman

The video of her statement went viral, and it's easy to see why this forthright speech resonated with so many, in the hall and beyond it.

London workshop: Creating a TED-quality talk, April 3

The Eloquent Woman

Now I'm bringing my small-group workshop on creating a TED-quality talk to London for the UK Speechwriters Guild and European Speechwriter Network.

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Tipsters: Can you contribute to Famous Speech Friday? Here's how

The Eloquent Woman

If you like our Famous Speech Friday series and want to see more of it, I welcome your suggestions and contributions. inspiration.

7 famous speeches by women on religion from The Eloquent Woman Index

The Eloquent Woman

The Eloquent Woman Index collects the Famous Speech Friday posts you see here every week. But hers was on behalf of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.,

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Famous Speech Friday: Chai Jing's "Under the Dome" Documentary

The Eloquent Woman

Viral doesn't even begin to describe this spring's wild ride for Chai Jing's "Under the Dome," a 104-minute documentary on air pollution in China.

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Famous Speech Friday: Jennifer Granholm's 2005 tribute to Rosa Parks

The Eloquent Woman

It's a short eulogy, but she brought down the house at the Greater Grace Temple Church in Detroit, and the speech went viral shortly after the event.

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