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Search and Social Lessons from the Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference

Webbiquity SMM

Last month’s Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference opened with a blast of presentational energy from Neal Rodriguez. The conference, hosted by Marty Weintraub ‘s agency, aimClear, was an impressive affair. 20% of searchers, on average, looked at the second page of results on searches back in 2006. The post-conference free martinis were a nice touch too.

Are You Trying Social Media Contests to Promote Your Conference? [CASE STUDY: AILA]


Camille Mackler has been practicing immigration law since graduating from New York Law School in 2006.  The Lawyers Debrief:  Participation in Social Media Contest to Promote Bar Association Conference. For its 2012 Annual Conference, AILA asked its members to help with marketing efforts.  If selected, AILA would waive the conference registration fee. 

How are my Spiritual Birthday and this Blog related?

Taylor Marek

went to a conference in March of 2006, and there met Ken Pierpont. It was at that conference I first heard about blogging and the power behind it. Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me How are my Spiritual Birthday and this Blog related? April 2, 2009 by Taylor Marek Well, very simple. He also touched a bit on podcasting, which I had never heard before. came home and purposed at that point to start “blogging&#. That started my move into podcasting, and I’ve never looked back.

4 Ways to Reboot and Adapt New Skills

Geoff Livingston

became better with practice, but if I didn’t already possess other communications and marketing skills prior to my social start in 2006, I would have struggled a lot more. 2) Conferences and Seminars. Seminars, one-day workshops, and conferences are a quick way to jolt your thinking. Further, it’s important to have a discerning eye at conferences.

As TED 2013 Takes Place, Here Are 10 TED Talks To Help You Re-imagine Your Business

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have been fortunate to have attended the annual conference since 2008. The book was published in 2006 right before this TED Talk took place. conference. It's happening right now. Thousands of very lucky individuals are seated in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center as you are reading this and they're having their minds blown by business leaders, scientists, innovators, agitators, inventors, designers and artists at TED 2013. Originally available only online, the speeches are now distributed and broadcasted on TV, radio, podcasts and even on Netflix. Like to read? brand.

The Social-Shake-Up: A New Breed of Marketer is Coming

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Like it or not, what Andrew McAfee predicted in 2006 in his book, Enterprise 2.0, is here, it’s happening and whether we call it “enterprise social,” or “social business” or just the biggest communications revolution since the printing press, it’s changing the way we do business in a fundamental fashion. This is not your ordinary conference about social media. So what does a CDO do?

The Apple iPad. Greatest thing since iSlicedBread?

Taylor Marek

February 3, 2010 by Taylor Marek It is a week after all the hubbub around the Apple press conference. Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me The Apple iPad. Greatest thing since iSlicedBread? Things have now cooled down a tad. Now its time for me to interject my thoughts… Here they are: The iPad is nothing more than a glorified IPhone, only bigger. Yes, you heard me. That is what I think of it. Now, before you start calling me out on twitter, let me say a couple things. And by lug, I do mean lug!

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Marketing Minds: Chris Pinkerton – VP, Enterprise Development, Media & Research @ Mediative

Puzzle Marketer

Chris is a contributor to the book The BuyerSphere Project – How Business Buys From Business in a Digital Marketplace and also a speaker with the Google Engage Project, The Conversion Conference, Bing Ads Connect, DX3, SMX East, Store Canada, The Digital Strategy Conference and a guest lecturer at the University of British Columbia and Okanagan School of Business. This is easy.

Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

After interviewing nearly 40 experts and working with Charlene Li and a bit of help from myself, she’s found six distinct use cases (see compass below) on how companies are measuring using these new toolsets. Why are social analytics so important? This is a new medium, and proof over re allocation of investment is key. The more you share it, the easier it is for us to produce more. Wowza!

How To Create a Conference Badge Page

Bare Feet Studios

Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > HowTo , Tech Tools > How To Create a Conference Badge Page How To Create a Conference Badge Page by Shane Robinson on August 28, 2008 Recently, after creating the “Badges&# page for the PodCamp Hawaii site, we were contacted by several other Podcamp Organizers around the world. What a wonderful conference! So let’s get to it. Step 1.

Nielsen Report: Blogs Still on the Rise | ClickZ

Marketing Automation Marketing to Latinos Insights Conference Call. Webinars Conferences & Expos. Consumer-generated blogs have continued a strong upward trend since the company began tracking them in 2006, according to the U.S. By the end of 2011, the Nielsen/McKinsey company had tracked over 181 million blogs around the world, up from 36 million in 2006. Facebook Marketing Conference: Whats On Tap? Conference Call. Conference Call. ); //. Marketing News & Expert Advice. ClickZ Academy. Search Engine Watch. SES Events.

2012 Google I/O - Is This the 2007 Facebook F8?

Stay N' Alive

All eyes should be on Google's Annual Developer Conference, Google I/O next week. As the first Google I/O with the Google+ Team, and a serious read/write API yet to launch, I predict we are about to see an explosion of social apps at a level we haven't seen since Facebook's F8 Conference in 2007 when they launched their platform to the world. The parallels are very similar.

The End of Corporate Social Media as a Novelty


On October 6, 2006, A.G. Lafley, then CEO of consumer products giant Procter and Gamble, ushered in the age of corporate social media when he told attendees at the Association of National Advertisers conference, “Consumers are beginning in a very real sense to own our brands and participate in their

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You |

Buzz Marketing for Technology

December 2006. November 2006. October 2006. September 2006. August 2006. July 2006. June 2006. May 2006. April 2006. March 2006. February 2006. January 2006. conference. conferences. Covering social media business strategy and personal power. About. Speaking. Rockstars. Subscribe. Newsletters. Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You. May 19, 2008. LinkedIn is a professional network built around one’s employment capabilities. Write to be Read. Connection Strategies. Comments.

What's the R.O.I.? A Framework for Social Analytics

Brian Solis Home Articles Business – Marketing New Communications Social Media Speaking Books Appearances About What’s the R.O.I.? Framework for Social Analytics Tweet September 1, 2011 View Comments “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.&# - Albert Einstein Say hello to my little friends, R.O. & I. The result is maturity.

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The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Before joining Adobe in 2006, Ann was vice president of sales and marketing at Intel Corporation. Outside of the active realm of social marketing, Monica writes fiction under two separate pen names, and often frequents writer’s conferences and workshops. A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. That will be our top focus for next year. Stacey Acevero.

The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation

As George Bernard Shaw observed, “Life is not about finding yourself, life is about creating yourself.&# Such is true for social networks and the digital persona and resulting experiences we create and cultivate. It was the beginning of the shift in behavior toward an era of digital extroversion, self-defined by varying degrees of sharing, connections, and engagement. briansolis Hi Matt.I

Use of Social Media to Inspiration for All Businesses


Southwest reaches out specifically to influencers: travel bloggers, brand fanatics, avid travelers, and importantly, employees all contribute content. - To increase broader employee involvement, Southwest Airlines also organized an internal social media conference (BlogCon) in January 2011 to bring employee contributors into Dallas for overviews and training on social media and content creation.

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter A few years ago, critics said Blogging was a fad. The Techcrunch acquisition dispels those myths 4 days ago « Upcoming Research Teaser: What do Employers Want in a Corporate Social Media Strategist?

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100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media |

Buzz Marketing for Technology

It is even better than the Search Engine Strategies conference one on Social Media Marketing. December 2006. November 2006. October 2006. September 2006. August 2006. July 2006. June 2006. May 2006. April 2006. March 2006. February 2006. January 2006. conference. conferences. Covering social media business strategy and personal power. About. Speaking. Rockstars. Subscribe. Newsletters. 100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media. June 16, 2008. You are not special.

Watching Me Blog

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I'm proud of this blog mostly because it serves two personal Gods for me: my love of writing and my love of sharing. I had the pleasure of speaking in Oslo, Norway last week at the re:think conference. Chris and I have been friends since we first met at PodCamp Boston back in 2006, so any chance to hang out when we're in the same city, we take advantage of. The morning of the conference, we had breakfast and our conversation sparked a blog post (this one: Where Do Ideas Come From? ). rethink conference. Blogs are one of the most valuable marketing tools ever created.

Why You’re Not Going to Be a Thought Leader in 6 Seconds

Convince & Convert

In 2006, she launched her marketing strategy consulting business and by 2009 wanted to write a book. ” Bonus:  As promised in the episode, here is the SlideShare about reliable vs. unreliable reach from my closing keynote speech at the Social Fresh Conference in 2014. Tweetable Moments You’re not going to become a thought leader on Vine. just love it.” See you next week!

Interview with Community Manager: Jonas de los Reyes from Yahoo!

Social Media Citizens

Back in 2006 when I was an e-commerce manager for a local dotcom in the Philippines, I had the opportunity to establish and maintain relationships with some of the top and influential bloggers in the country as part of my strategy to get the word out about our e-commerce service. Jonas de los Reyes is a lead community manager of Yahoo! in Southeast Asia. The first was blogger relations.

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List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter @ mattgalloway Wow thanks, I really appreciate that. really love what I do, I hope it shows. You’ll find iterations for both brands and agencies. Hootsuite Integrates Facebook and LinkedIn accounts.

The State of the Blogosphere 2010

Brian Solis Home Articles Business – Marketing PR 2.0 – New Communications Social Media Speaking Books Appearances About The State of the Blogosphere 2010 December 13, 2010 View Comments The question we ask ourselves when examining the state of the blogosphere is whether or not the cup is half full or half empty? Personally, I believe the answer lies in the nature of circumstances.

What makes an effective knowledge worker? (Gurteen Knowledge)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Monday 2 October 2006 17:50 GDT. Posted Date Monday 2 October 2006 17:50 GDT. The Gurteen Knowledge Website. Altavista Books Books Wikipedia Collegiate Dictionary Collegiate Thesaurus Daypop Google Google Images Gurteen Hotbot HyperDictionary Translate to French Translate to German Translate to Italian Translate to Portuguese Translate to Spanish Yahoo.

The Business of Social Media: B2B and B2C Engagement by the Numbers | Brian Solis

In almost every scenario I’ve encountered, executives, marcom and service executives, and brand managers have generally assumed that social and interactive activities and programming were ideally best suited for consumer applications. However, as we recently explored, in Social Media, it’s not just business, it’s business-to-business. Notice the disparity between B2B and B2C adoption of Twitter.

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Hawaii Tsunami Proves Social Media Power Again: Information is a.

Bare Feet Studios

What a wonderful conference! Social media has earned a spot alongside our government planners and traditional news media. The user-generated messages supported both of those organizations on a second by second basis. If you think about the mechanics of panic, it largely stems from a lack of information and and abundance of misinformation. It was named after the hashtag – see next item.

What’s Next for Social Media and Events?


If you’ve attended a conference in the past few years, you know that social media is an indispensable part of the conference experience.  In much the same way, television shows, news topics, and other happenings also unfold simultaneously online. This is a guest post by Ehren Foss, who co-founded HelpAttack! and loves working in #nptech. HelpAttack! HelpAttack!

No More Gurus! 10 Great Online Keynotes

Geoff Livingston

What would happen if conference organizers automatically eliminated the talking head consultant gurus with their vested interest in looking good? Here’s a list of ten suggested speakers that would be great keynotes for conferences abut online media trends and developments (including social): Amra Tamren, founder and CEO, Allvoices. Who would be left to discuss online media?

2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter

Blue Focus Marketing

in August 2006. He was an early adopter of LinkedIn and Twitter , and is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and universities. thought leader in the digital marketing space, Brad regularly presents at numerous industry conferences and trade shows on topics such as digital marketing, advertising and publishing, big data, mobile, social, and business optimization. billion.

Brand Monitoring, Social Analytics, Social Insights

Commodity technology.   I started a list in 2006 , yet now there are over 145 indexed by E&Y employees. Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter A few years ago, critics said Blogging was a fad. Social data is overwhelming.

Keynote: The Social Web Is More Than Tweets the Eye | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

planted a trick on the audience, to let them know first hand how a social media event is different from your typical conference. kierantong @roxannedarling Excellent keynote and presentation at #HISMS today. :-) RebeccaPang Thx everyone for a great #HISMS conference! You were awesome Tara and Rob – I loved having you there with me.) Mahalo Yasmin Dar. Incorporate Rich Media.

Social Media "Pioneers" Tell Why

Diva Marketing Blog

At a coaching conference in San Francisco early 2003 a session  "become an e-celebrity through blogging"  opened my eyes to blogging as a way to promote my coaching business beyond my relatively limited circle in Sydney, Australia. Beth Harte  - I jumped into corporate social media in 2006 (it wasn''t even a term then). I saw it more of an extension of PR than marketing. Ghostbusters.

How ViperChill Founder Dave Cunningham Generated $1.4M in 2015

Viper Chill

And just in case you think I’m making this whole thing up, here’s Dave’s name on the ViperChill ‘About page’ back in August of 2006. From 2006 to 2008 ViperChill was positioned as an SEO company yet really struggled to land clients. There are plenty of free conferences and workshops. All good? Let’s continue. Sorry!). Literally. The answer?

Social Business: Where It's Been & Where It's Going

Expo Chicago New Media Summit The Conference Board Ad Age Digital Marketing MIX 08 Interaction 08 UI 12 CanUX In The News Adweek Spotlight. Best of 2006 Overnight Success A Blogs Eye View Video Clips MIX 08 Interaction 08 Forrester 2007 Forum Chicago Office Road To Dell Chat with Ze Frank Blogs Eye View CM Links Experience Matters Always in Beta Beta Reel. -->. Logic+Emotion. Twitter.

Social Media Optimization Tools

Heck, we’ve been blogging about SMO since 2006! Aug 17 2006: [link] arnie00717 Good post , especially the is good find. Keyword optimized social content and channels of promotion provide abundant signals to search engines for improved visibility on standard, social and real-time search. For each social site polled, you can clickthrough to see specific mentions.

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An Extensive Guide To Web Form Usability

One minor suggestion: you quote Matteo Penzo’s 2006 article on label placement, which implies that forms are completed faster if the labels are on top of the fields. There’s been further research since 2006, obviously not mentioned in Matteo’s article. 2. There’s been further research since 2006, obviously not mentioned in Matteo’s article. 2.

Competing on the Field But Cooperating in the Office

Social Media Strategery

From the player (Gilbert Arenas’ landmark blogging in 2006) to the team (the Red Sox using Twitter to give away free tickets during a rain delay) to the league (the NHL’s tweetups ), social media has gone from being an innovative marketing tactic to a must-have component of any marketing strategy. It’s not difficult to find examples of sports teams using social media.

Machine Gunners and Gardeners

Geoff Livingston

Back in 2006, those were the bloggers who had 20-1000 other people linking to them. This is the exact type of influencer approach Zoetica uses when it plans efforts like last year’s award-winning American Red Cross Crisis Data conference , and prior recognized campaigns. Image by the U.S. This widespread strength is a sign of true influence, argue social media gurus.