What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself. -
Dharmesh Shah at On Start Ups blogged about his efforts to bid on a Twitter account. He was the highest bidder at the time he wrote the article. He argues that his bid makes sense as he is buying a digital asset. The account has 1,600 followers. Once it is his "place," he can change the account name. Is this fair? Is it a good idea? The comments that follow are on both sides of the issue.
John Jantsch at Duct Tape gives a quick tutorial about adding video to your Google Maps (Local) business profile. If your business does not have a profile on Google, now is a good time to get one. The profile is free and the site allows a great amount of detail.
With the addition of video, your business gets free visibility.