Informative and useful social media news for your business. I used Storify to assemble this post. What do you think?

I remember a thick TV guide jam packed with info for the Fall TV preview season. Today it’s even better, with CBS TweetWeek. Happy viewing with smart phone in hand!

.@CBS Gives Fans Exclusive Preview of Fall Season w/Return of #CBSTweetWeek & Fall Premiere Show & Producer Chats!
September 12, 2011

Social business services company Dachis Group  wants to measure the socialness of business. Its Social Business Index will offer insight into how “social” companies are, and how they stack up against their peers. An index like this could change the
cultures of businesses. Those that listen and adapt the best could win the customers. If you’re a larger company don’t be left behind!

Dachis Group Debuts “Social Business Index” — Think Of It As Klout For Companies via @techcrunch
September 13, 2011

BIA/Kelsey — which also handles investments in media companies — reports small and midsized businesses in the U.S. will spend $16.6 billion in the  online/digital media space by 2015 while marketing through traditional media will be flat at $12.1 billion by 2015. Will you be part of the forward wave?

RT @MediaPost: SMBs Aim At Digital Marketing: According to a new U.S. SMB Spending Forecast by BIA/Kelsey, small and medium-sized…
September 8, 2011

That’s “Small-business people” not “Small business people” but you know what I mean. I’ve uploaded this list at my Twitter handle @SaDuros. You can follow it from there or from the source @DandB.  Learn from small-business social media pioneers.

#Twitter 4 #SmallBusiness @BizSugar "The Most Influential Small Business People on Twitter"
September 13, 2011

What is that gosh-durned Twitter anyway and how can I use it for my business? Check out the tip using  in here that uses Advanced Search within a specific location. Repeat after me: Twitter is my friend!

Twitter tips for small business RT @GlenGilmore: How to Use Twitter for Local Business rt @TweetSmarter #smallbiz
September 13, 2011

Since small businesses now have all the tools to be their own news agencies, what’s true for news orgs is true for you. Express your online identity with consistency and passion.

What works on Web is identity, one that sparks recognition and passion among employees and consumers. #mybxb #journalism
September 12, 2011