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35 Great Social Media Infographics

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 35 Great Social Media Infographics by Pam Dyer on March 3, 2010 Share Here’s a collection of terrific social media infographics that might come in handy. The Social Engagement Spectrum 2. The Social Media Effect 4. Social Marketing Compass 5. Anyone?

3 Tips For Nonprofits To Boost Their Social Media Presence

SocialFish

But all companies, regardless of how they’re organized under IRS law, need revenue and supporters to accomplish their missions. Social media offers the perfect platforms to do this. billion (and counting) active users, and totals nearly 57 percent of all social media visits. The primary goal of Sec. 501 organizations is not profit. Timely Tweets.

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Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

companies now use social media for marketing (though the figure varies widely based on size of company)? Get the details behind these stats and many, many more here in more than 40 of the best articles and blog posts about social media, search, budgeting and digital marketing research, facts and statistics of 2011 so far. 500 companies. Oh yeah.

A Review of Google Social Media Tools

Idaconcpts

Google has often been blasted for failing to understand social media and capitalize on the rise of this communication channel. Still, those same critics cannot blame the Mountain View-based search giant for not trying and, actually, may be shortchanging the company’s actual efforts. When asked about Google social media tools, the average person will immediately mention Google+.

Social Citizens: How Social Media Can Help Social Problems

Mindjumpers

This has sparked our interest towards other examples of how brands and charity organizations have managed to use social media as a platform to help social problems through user engagement. Networking on social initiatives. By motivating and inspiring the main users of social media, they match creativity with solutions and volunteers with companies.

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100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Covering social media business strategy and personal power. 100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media. really nice layout doesn’t have to cost a lot, but shows you’re more than a social media dabbler. Passports are accounts on other social networks and social media platforms. Twitter.com is a must if you have a social media audience. Facebook and/or MySpace are useful social networks where you can build outposts (see next list). account for social bookmarking. December 2004.

When You Need a Social Media Manager

Ari Herzog

When you need a social media manager, think of me? As I elaborate on LinkedIn : I am looking for a full-time job as a social media manager. With over a decade of professional experience in technology, journalism, and government, I have worked extensively in social media circles since 2004. This is why I am looking for a full-time job as a social media manager. Please continue reading When You Need a Social Media Manager and leave a comment if inspired. Discover more articles on new and emerging media. Need help?

A Brief History Of Social Media

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Home Consulting About Contact Subscribe Social Media Rockstar Social Media Blog – ::Social Media Rockstar:: A Brief History Of Social Media by Brett Borders on June 2, 2009 S ocial media isn’t really “new.&# These early social media explorers built “ boxes “… homemade electronic devices that could generate tones allowing them to make free calls and get access to the experimental back end of the telephone system. The first “tweetup&# type social media events were 2600 meetings.

Social Media Stock Talk: Five Reasons to Buy Facebook

Waxing UnLyrical

The biggest news in the history of social media took place Friday when Facebook had its IPO, becoming the biggest social name ever to join the public market. Its $108 Billion offering came in as the 3rd largest ever (behind Visa and Enel), so the day was significant not only for social media types but also for market watchers. May 12, 2004: 2 for 1. Yahoo!

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LinkedIn, Social Media And Bubbles

Twist Image

Internet IPO since Google back in 2004. Everyone from investors to start-up entrepreneurs and media pundits have looked at this deal sideways. It's just hard to imagine that an online social network specifically targeted to the business professional suddenly has a valuation that rivals brands like Tiffany & Co. For years, I've Blogged about the merits and quality of LinkedIn over other online social networks. Investors, journalists and media critics should do the same. media. media pundit. online social network. social media.

The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The launch of Geocities by Yahoo marked for some the beginning of a new revolution in the online media called social networking. Later, several other websites such as Classmates.com and Friendster contributed to the development of social networking to help reach our present day scenario, where we see the domination of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+. Varghese. Decline.

Understanding Which Social Platforms to Choose When [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Right messaging on social media is as important as using the right channel to spread it. Right channel, right message coupled with the right timing is the core of any social media strategy. With Twitter, Facebook, now Google+ and more, it is easy to confuse one with another and forget about the specific social strategy. Infographic.

A Little Privacy, Please! Your Rights and Social Media Policies

SocialFish

Got something related to B2B, association or nonprofit social media you think would interest SocialFish readers? If social media websites really did respect your privacy, would policies be so littered with jargon that the entire document reads like fine print? And Facebook is far from the only social media site to face privacy policy concerns. Foolish?

B2B social media case studies - 3 you can learn from and why they work

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Communications Conversations Conversations about digital PR strategy Home About Arik Work With Me Around The Web Speaking Contact Subscribe From The Blog 3 B2B social media case studies and why they work Posted by arikhanson on 17. Sep, 2010 in Uncategorized There’s no shortage of social media case study posts online these days. What don’t we see a lot of?

Content marketing is king

Sherrilynne Starkie

Corporate blogging began circa 2004 and with the growing ubiquity of social networks many companies have been creating and sharing content as part of their marketing strategies. To be effective, orignal, quality content is key and  until recently companies had often underestimated the time and resourses required. Related posts: Content marketing delivers sales leads.

Social Fakers: What Do Numbers Mean these Days?

Spin Sucks

Shortly after this momentous media celebration, the following article appeared, “ Most of Facebook’s Billion Accounts Are Fake.” ” In fact the article goes on to imply: Nearly 168 MM bot accounts were created by Zuckerberg, dating back to 2004 to present day. Hessie Jones is a marketer, digital media strategist, speaker, blogger, and podcaster. Her IMPORTANT!

The big challenge for social media attribution

The Way of the Web

Tracking the effect of social media can be a challenge, particularly in regards to attributing conversion rates and sales in areas such as eCommerce. study just released by Adobe puts social as the source of 2% of traffic to U.S Back in 2004, a film named Fröken Sverige was released, starring Alexandra Dahlströhm. And I have a particular example to illustrate it. Buffer.

Think Like Zuck: 5 Secrets of Success of Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There can be few companies that have become part of so many people’s daily lives in such a short space of time as Facebook. Since 2004 it has grown to over one billion users globally, with over half of those logging on daily. Facebook’s mission is to make the world more open and connected.” - About Facebook statement accompanying company’s press release. Passion. Purpose.

The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Christopher Penn

Spin Sucks

believed, with certainty, that a company I worked for back in 2003 would be where I’d retire. FollowFriday follow Social Media awaken your superhero Christopher Penn Game of Thrones inquisition leaders eat last Marketing Over Coffee marketing white belt shift communications simon sinek spin sucks inquisition He is, hands down, one of the top five smartest people I know.

Google, Social Media, and the Wisdom of Enigmas

Convince & Convert

Guest post by Daniel Lemin of marketing innovation consultancy Social Studio. At the time I felt very lucky (pun intended) to be among the 400 employees of a small but well-known and rapidly growing company. But there is at least one element of the early Google culture worthy of discussion as it relates to social media. It starts with Google’s well known idiom of being an unconventional company, a theme reinforced in its filings to go public. Those in the Bay Area may remember it well, a cryptic billboard in 2004 along the 101 freeway: That’s it.

Facebook’s $5 billion IPO: By the numbers

Idaconcpts

Initial funding sought by Facebook, in one of the largest IPOs ever filed by a technology company. $75 to $100 billion. Estimated overall value of the social network — which may command “a valuation more than five times higher than Google Inc.,” Percentage of annual revenue in 2011 accounted for by Zynga, the third-party company responsible for the game FarmVille.

Why More Members, Money, and Ads Don’t Always Mean More Success: A B2B Marketer’s Survival Guide

Webbiquity SMM

This question is particularly compelling today as we see Facebook set new records in terms of users, market valuation and revenue growth and wait with anticipation to see if Myspace can reinvent itself after conceding its market leadership position in social networking back in 2008. Background on the two social media sites. social web site, surpassing Google in site visits.

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How To Build A Successful Business Blog (a Getting Started Guide)

Rebekah Radice

started my first blog (the very one you’re on right now) in 2004. One of my most recent achievements is being named a 2015 Top 10 Social Media Bloggers  by Social Media Examiner. Mine would be finding enough time to manage social media, juggling a business online and offline, budget, conversion, results. Social Media. So think about it.

25 Ways to Create Shareable Content

Convince & Convert

Email keeps growing exponentially, with trillions sent every year, Facebook went from university students only in 2004 to more than a billion users eight years later. Pinterest became one of the fastest-growing social networks ever, and billions of videos are streamed on YouTube each day. If you have an active community on your blog or on one of the social networks, read the comments!

Digital grassroots: the Internet fights back

Sherrilynne Starkie

His topic, the year the Internet fought back, focused on how a genuine grassroots movement, fuelled by social media, impacted the Canadian Federal government’s digital copyright law. Mainstream media picked up on the story. After conducting a study, the firm advised the government that it was time to engage with Canadians using social media tools.”.

Warning: Reading May Cause Your Hat to Fall Off

Viper Chill

Barry started openly selling links in the sidebar of his website back in 2004. This has created a great business for some SEO companies because they can now charge people to find and remove all of their “bad” links. The people who host the websites are paying a hosting company to host. It’s almost like the entire city purchased it. The Evolving Censoring.

Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Data junkies, stats addicts, web trivia buffs rejoice — here are a deluge of social media, search and other marketing research facts and figures from 50 articles and blog posts published so far in 2010. What percentage of Fortune 100 companies are on Twitter? Which social networking site is used by 92% of senior marketing executives? Social Media Statistics.

Facebook Video and Facebook Live: The Future for Marketers

SocialTimes Facebook

Some industry experts say we are living in a post-dot-com age where “homeless media” is the future of content publishing. This rise of a new kind of publisher that doesn’t require a homepage or an application and syndicates content through social media and other channels is opening up a plethora of voices and content–think Arsenic TV, NowThis  and BuzzFeed.

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17 Ways to Succeed in Viral Content Marketing

Writtent Blog

Old Spice, Smart Water, and BlendTec are just a few examples of companies with campaigns that have received million of shares, and some serious brand advocates. Social distribution and bookmarking is critical to get your content in front of avid internet users. Even companies known for their consistently viral content marketing stumble every once in a while. SEOmoz.

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How Pabst Blue Ribbon Dominated the Millennial Marketing World

Spin Sucks

For example, in 2001, their sales sank to less than a million barrels, creating a seemingly-unrecoverable dip in both the finances and the morale of the company. And as shown in the above graph, their sales have shot up more than 200 percent since 2004. This alone has yielded great feedback for the company, since they are giving young aspiring artists an outlet to showcase their art.

Social Media Strategies for Small Business: Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn Marketing

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WEB DESIGN Web Sites Email Newsletters Blogs ProSites Logos INTERNET MARKETING Your Web Site Search Engine Optimization Email Marketing Business Blogs Social Media Strategy Web Strategy Consulting ADVICE Web Marketing Ezine Web Marketing Seminars flyte blog ABOUT Crew Clients Jobs Directions Pay Your Invoice CONTACT SEARCH Web Marketing Advice Does Your Small Business Really Need a Social Media Strategy? Thinking that social media is easy money is just plain wrong. You must understand the social norms. The best part is, social media is fun.

Social Media Case Study: Turner Broadcasting System

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media Case Study: Turner Broadcasting System by Pam Dyer on February 4, 2010 Share Here’s a presentation given by Turner Broadcasting System’s Digital Marketing Director, Seth Miller, at BlogWell Atlanta. They learned that it’s vital to listen first, and then act socially.

Cool Facts About Search Engines

Engaging Brand

1998: MSN – Relying on Overture, Looksmart and Inktomi, it was upgraded in 2004 and replaced by Bing in 2009. In 2007, it became the first Chinese company to be included in the NASDAQ – 100 index. 2004: SearchMe –A visual search engine, it organizes results as snapshots of web pages. million visitors per month in 2009, the company lost funding and went offline. 2005: Snap –Launched from Overture’s owner Bill Gross, this search engine showed volumes, revenues, and advertisers, but proved to be too complicated for average users and turned into a web services company.

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Covering social media business strategy and personal power. Here’s the first paragraph of my summary: I show businesses how to use social media technologies for external community building and outreach, and for internal collaboration. have over 10 years experience with social media and 16 years experience in enterprise computing environments. want people who read my profile to see that I’m happily employed, that I work for a “real&# company, and that my company has capabilities in certain areas. December 2004.

What really ended EMAP’s golden days?

The Way of the Web

There’s an interesting article on the Huffington Post UK site by former EMAP Director Colin Morrison, in which he asks Who Killed Britain’s Best Media Company , and goes on to discuss the inner workings of the leadership of the company at the time, before it was split into a consumer business which was sold to Bauer, and a B2B business which continues the EMAP brand joint-owned by Apax and Guardian Media Group. It makes for interesting reading – the relationship between Robin Miller and David Arculus for example. Ditto.net).

Social Media Insecurity: What to do When Online Activity Affects.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

My uncle knows a young girl from his community, a recent college graduate, who is looking for a social media job. Social media is about helping one another and building real strong friendships, usually around a certain interest or activity. If your partner isn’t comfortable yet with your social media involvement, all hope is not lost. Really.)

How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing

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How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing. The most interesting wave hitting the social web in 2012 is social curation. This was kicked off in 2011 as Pinterests growth was noticed by Silicon Valley and a number of companies quickly followed suit - Snip.It However, none of these services had a strong social component.

The big challenge for social media attribution

The Way of the Web

Tracking the effect of social media can be a challenge, particularly in regards to attributing conversion rates and sales in areas such as eCommerce. study just released by Adobe puts social as the source of 2% of traffic to U.S Back in 2004, a film named Fröken Sverige was released, starring Alexandra Dahlströhm. And I have a particular example to illustrate it.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: David Siteman Garland.

Social Media Citizens

You can follow David on Twitter or Facebook. G: How and why did you get into social media business? D: Funny thing is I really didn’t get into social media, social media got into me. I’ve always been a social person and continually crave connection both online and offline. Louis in late 2004, Facebook launched. Immediately, I loved it.

Facebook Breaks the Marketing Sound Barrier for Small Business

Blue Focus Marketing

The Future of Business is Social. According to Hub Spot , a leading Internet marketing company, among SMBs who actively use social media marketing to promote their business, 70% rank Facebook No. 1. Although, half of US SMBs say social media sites play an important role in active sales, a significant number are still unwilling to play in the social media space.