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Talk Social News Episode 15: Angela Benton of Blackweb 2.0,, Mumbai, Facebook, and twitter backgrounds

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Hello everyone, we hope you enjoyed your Thanksgiving and haven’t spent to much money on Black Friday or Cyber Monday. Either way, after taken a week off for Thanksgiving, we’re back to bringing you some of leaders in Social Media on the web today. This week we had a chance to talk with our second female guest Angela Benton (@Abenton) who is the Founder and Publisher of

We talked with Angela about social media in the African-American community, how did BlackWeb 2.0 get started, challenges in being a female and building her online brand using social media and what’s next for Black Web 2.0.

The interview: Talk Social News Episode 15 – length 40:03 download or click to play:[audio:TalkSocialNews0015-AngelaBenton-BlackWeb20.mp3] Subscribe to podcast in iTunes: talk social news itunes subscribe

Other topic discussed this week are:
What the blog:
Cyber Monday &

Fail of the week:
Mumbai terror attacks on twitter. (our condolences goes out to the families.)

News this week

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The history of twitter extended backgrounds &
Facebook tries to buy twitter for how much?
Friendfeed & twitter have not killed blogging
Blackberry Storm & 10,000 iPhone apps

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