Before starting the new cycle of posts discussing the startups' which may affect the lives of Social Media Citizens, I decided to share this “Must-have” list of social media tools which have already found their place in our daily routines.

Blogging tools — Desktop publishers for quicker and easier Blogging

Word2007.com/blogging

Windows Live Writer

Zoundry Raven

Blog It! — a Facebook application

Scribefire — Firefox add-on

Promo tools Help to promote your content on social webs and submit your stories to multiple bookmarking sites for consumers' evaluation

Onlywire.com

Pressitt.com

But don't forget to use the old ones — Digg.com , Technorati.com , Del.icio.us, Buzz.yahoo.com , Propeller.com , Reddit.com , Stumbleupon.com

Tracking tools — Help to keep the track of conversations about your brand or your personal brand on Social Media Sites

http://www.google.com/alerts

http://www.facebook.com/lexicon/

http://www.jodange.com/

http://www.cocomment.com/tools/extension

http://backtweets.com/

Social desktop aggregatorHelp to mange your social networks in one single place

http://www.sobees.com/

http://tweetdeck.com

http://seesmic.com/

https://destroytwitter.com/

Synchronized status updating tools — Help to change your status at one or more social networking websites at once

Ping.fm — To most of the Social Networking sites.

TweetSync — Twitter — to — Facebook.

Twitterfeed.com — Facebook — to — Twitter — Explanation how to setup it (Post-your-facebook-status-to-twitter)

Hootsuite.com

Video distribution toolsHelp publishers to upload and deliver online videos to multiple video-sharing sites

http://www.tubemogul.com/
http://heyspread.com/
http://www.vidmetrix.com/

Content Aggregators — Help to mange your RSS feeds and saves a lot of time dedicated for reading the news or researching

http://www.netvibes.com — Personal favorite!

http://www.pageflakes.com

http://www.google.com/reader/

 

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