News- Social Media Power Founder Joins IMSB Global Board of Standards

Social Media Power Founder Joins IMSB Global Board of Standards

TEXAS, July 6, 2010 -- Deltina Hay, author of the critically acclaimed book, A Survival Guide to Social Media and Web 2.0 Optimization, a veteran Web developer, publisher, and a pioneer of social media and Web 2.0, is the latest socal media specialist to join the Global Board of Advisors of IMSB. Ms. Hay brings with her deep working knowledge of social media concepts to IMSB as demonstrated in her writings and presentations some of which are regarded as the most exciting and accessible in the industry today. Currently, she educates businesses on the strategies, technologies, and tools for creating a sustainable and optimized presence in the Social Web. As a publisher and small business owner, Hay knows firsthand the amount of traffic that social media optimization and marketing can drive to a Website, as well as the millions of potential customers and readers it can reach and influence. Her writings are filled with practical training in social media due to her in-depth knowledge of the tools. She intuitively knows how to apply social media technologies because she can actually develop and adapt those applications for business purposes. Hay is the author of two books on social media and Web 2.0 , is a regular contributor of Web 2.0 articles to a wide-range of well respected sites and has given numerous presentations on the subject. She is the founder of Social Media Power , Dalton Publishing , a literary press based in Austin, Texas, and the innovative social media Web site service, PlumbSocial . Her book, A Survival Guide to Social Media and Web 2.0 Optimization , can be found or requested anywhere books are sold A long-time advocate of open source technologies, Hay has been programming and doing Web development in one form or another for over 25 years. Her graduate education includes computer science, applied mathematics, numerical analysis, fluid dynamics, nonlinear dynamics, and psychology - so, naturally, she is a poet. A native Alaskan and naturalist, Deltina currently lives in Austin, Texas where she is constantly surprised at the beauty and ecological diversity of the Texas State Parks. Fore more info about Ms Deltina Hay, visit