50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
Read on for answers to these questions and more from some of the best minds in social media in some of their best blog posts and articles of 2011 so far. 19 Social Media Best Practices [VIDEO] by Social Media Explorer. Mark Smiciklas presents his “infographic inspired list of 19 social media best practices in this entertaining and creative four-minute video. What to do?
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2012
In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. New Edition of the Ranking Factors for 2011 is Now Live !: SEOmoz Publishing videos? It’s my birthday and I have some great news! Enjoy!
Producing Business Videos: Shooting, Editing, and Embedding
OCTOBER 27, 2011
This week’s question comes from Christina Pappas , the author of The Content Cocktail , about producing videos and how I do them. She asks: So here is my question for you (and if its been answered, then please point me to the link) and it’s regarding video. So you are creating these videos for Facebook Question of the Week and believe you use a Flip camera but how?
Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1
NOVEMBER 28, 2011
Sure, teenagers spend a lot of time on YouTube, but did you know that three-quarters of business executives watch work-related online videos weekly? 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. Or that 73% of U.S.
The Top 3 ‘Big Ones’ in Social Media 2011
DECEMBER 29, 2011
Tweet Closing in on the end of 2011, I have listed the three big “events” that in my opinion have lead to important development within the field of social media. If you have been following f8 for the last few years, I think you will have to agree that the announcements of the 2011 conference were the biggest in years. 2011 was the year when Page took over as CEO at Google.
FEBRUARY 15, 2011
Enter the YouTube DooGooder Nonprofit Video Awards ! You could win a $2500 (provided by the Case Foundation), have your video on the YouTube Homepage (just think of the traffic…!!) This year, for the first time, in addition to awards for Best Small, Medium, and Large nonprofit organization videos, there is also a Best Thrifty Video category for videos produced for under $500.
How Carlsberg’s Bikers Video Went Viral
NOVEMBER 11, 2011
Tweet If you are into watching videos online, you have probably seen Carlsberg’s bikers cinema stunt video that took place in Brussels, Belgium. Ever since the video came out last month, it has been going viral and are now charted among the most seen viral videos at the moment. Why did the video go viral? Hit the lottery. Results.
The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise
JUNE 6, 2011
Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list. Now, along with Tom Pick ( @TomPick ) and myself, we would like to introduce the recipients of the 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Award.
Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 1
DECEMBER 27, 2011
Find the answers to these questions and many more here in more than 30 of the best articles and blog posts on Facebook marketing of 2011. How to Build the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2011 Edition by techipedia. The Definitive List of Facebook Video Apps for Facebook Pages by ReelSEO. You know the statistics : Facebook is the most popular method for sharing online content.
Who will win the video app wars?
MAY 4, 2015
We all know video is wildly popular across the board and people love the experience of sharing their life experiences with others in real time.When Meerkat launched in March it got a huge bump from social media marketers who created live video in real time from the South by Southwest conference. Now, these are not the first to do live video streaming. link] />. JoelComm.
How to Hack Video Screens on Times Square
MARCH 14, 2011
Want to hack video screens? hacker claims that he was able hack video screens around New York’s Times Square using his iPhone, a transmitter, and a video repeater. Watch the video below. There’s an app for that! Via gothamist.com. What do you think: real or fake? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. Stumble upon something good?
2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men
Blue Focus Marketing
MAY 23, 2011
Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list. These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web. But, by no means, is this list complete. Adam L. Andres Silva A.
Google Zeitgeist 2011
SEPTEMBER 29, 2011
Zeitgeist 2011 took place from last Sunday night until the end of Tuesday and I was thrilled to be invited back. google zeitgeist 2011. online video. This is the one event that I hope I never have to miss. Last year, I was fortunate enough (re: I have no idea how it happened!) to get invited to Google Zeitgeist in Arizona. What you need to see. arianna huffington. event. media.
A Tale of 2 Vatican Videos
JUNE 29, 2011
It is intriguing to compare two videos marking the papal tweet. The first video shown here is the official piece from the Vatican’s YouTube channel. The second video also shows the papal event but is live in Latin and contains no English. If you are inspired to add a comment with your thoughts, please visit A Tale of 2 Vatican Videos in your browser. Media Youtub
Facebook For Business Tip #7: Facebook Video
MARCH 9, 2011
Video can be a great part of an online marketing mix. Many people upload and share YouTube videos, but there are also advantages to Facebook Video as well. Note: I would not recommend using Facebook Video instead of YouTube. Facebook videos can be embedded into your blog or website. Facebook provides more thumbnail image options for your video.
The Power of Video & Telling Stories
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
Video URL: [link] ]. Stories give our lives meaning. It is our stories that connect us as individuals to our communities and the world. Here’s one of my stories and how I relate to my community. Over the past few years, I’ve made a series of short films as part of what I call the The Emotion Project. No script. We do some prep, free style it and find the story in post. Watch.
Gin and Topics: Videos Galore!
JUNE 17, 2011
But, my point is that a couple of the videos in Gin and Topics today are from this conference and, because I’m on a video kick lately, I thought I’d include them. Lady Gaga was visiting the Google offices and they created this video to welcome her. eHarmony Video Bio. Tony Awards 2011. Molli Megasko posted this video on our Facebook wall yesterday.
Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011
MARCH 21, 2012
Lewis Howes reveals, in his words, “the top apps you can leverage to get more leads, traffic, product sales, brand awareness, ticket sales, investors, sponsors, consulting engagements and more” including the WordPress app (which enables you to add a blog to LinkedIn), video autoplay, syncing with Twitter, and featuring events on LinkedIn. How Are People Really Using LinkedIn?
Google Zeitgeist 2011
DECEMBER 15, 2011
Drum-roll please… the Top 10 searches for 2011 were… Rebecca Black. One of the things I enjoy most each year is the video Google produces to share the mood of the year. This year’s video is in my opinion the best yet! For more details on Google’s 2011 Zeitgeist you can visit their page dedicated to the concept: [link]. What does it all mean?
The Biggest Trend in 2011? Our Continued Laziness.
Direct Marketing Observations
JANUARY 3, 2011
Did you know that as of March 2010, 24 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube every minute? Lady Gaga’s Bad Romance video has been viewed over 328 million times since it’s release. Entertainers aside, there is a reason we like to watch videos. He never Googled anything; he never went to any other site; his entire web experience was confined to YouTube videos.
Crazy Virals: Go the F**k to Sleep – read by Samuel L. Jackson (Video)
Social Media Citizens
JUNE 16, 2011
It’s almost Friday and I’ m already switching into “silly and unserious mode” so just wanted to share this crazy viral video with you before going to sleep A great effort by Samuel L. Jackson top viral videos viral videosJackson to promote his personal brand and have some fun. What do you think about this? Case Studies & Reports News Crazy Virals Go the F**k to Sleep Samuel L.
Corning Creates an Impactful and Viral Video
Direct Marketing Observations
MARCH 3, 2011
Watch this video from Corning. This is isn’t a funny video. Something to ponder the next time your company wants to create a video. Was it Corning’s intention that it garner close to 6 million views, 14,000 likes and almost 3,000 comments? I don’t think so… YouTube Corning VideoWhen I first saw it, I was amazed at what was possible with glass and then what caught my eye was the number of views-5.8 million views in less than one month. It’s not scandalous or malicious or of someone getting hurt.
5 Simple SEO Tips To Optimize B2B Video
PWB Marketing Blog
SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
Powerpoint presentations, Adobe pdf’s, photographs, news stories, blogs, videos, and other online content are now shown in search results – making it Universal. If your business puts video online, make sure it’s optimized for search engines. The best thing you can do for your videos is to put them on YouTube. In fact, Corning’s video has gone viral with over 15 million views.
Facebook Sharing and Privacy Tips (Video)
OCTOBER 28, 2011
In the video, I highlight a number of key points: What is that Ticker on the right side of the page and why am I seeing information from people who aren’t my Facebook friends? The video is a recording of a live webinar from last week. What you may not have noticed are the significant updates in how you manage your privacy, along with other new features and changes.
Deconstructing Your Social Business Plan For 2011
JANUARY 4, 2011
Posted by David Armano on Sunday, January 02, 2011 in Social Business | Permalink Reblog (0) | | Digg This | Save to del.icio.us | | Comments Deconstructing Your Social Business Plan For 2011 It's 2011 and as you gear up for planning initiatives for the new year, it's the best time ever to take a step back and think about what needs to be done before you take action.
Chatroulette Love Song – Going Viral [Video]
MARCH 17, 2011
In the beginning we often saw, simple fun spoke videos or naked people scarring the crap out of one suddenly watching, not the most intelligent and well prepared and organized stuff. Social Media chatroulette love song Old Spice romance video serenade Viral marketing Viral video YoutubeAll with a band in the back ground that keeps growing in members.
Blog World LA 2011 Recap – Session Notes and Experiences from #BWELA
NOVEMBER 7, 2011
Tap into video and images. Somewhere out there is a video of us accepting our prizes – I’d be curious to see it! Believe it or not, I am an introvert (specifically an INFJ ) and have a huge fear of speaking or doing just about anything that involves me being recorded on audio or video. also have some interviews and plans to do video & screencasting.
Mix of Social Media Trends 2011
JANUARY 7, 2011
Digital Influence Mapping Project Home About John Speaking & Events Papers Contact Archives Links Useful Tools December 28, 2010 My Mix of Social Media Trends 2011 It's trendy to write a "trends" post at the end of the year. 2011 will be a big year for brands who have gotten serious in social media. " What will this "benefit pool" wrestle with in 2011?
How to Spice up Your Social Media Strategy in 2011
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
DECEMBER 15, 2010
Have customers submit their own online videos or commercials for your products as a part of a contest, directly involving them in creating your next ad campaign. All photos except the SXSW 2008 picture by Shutterstock. [ How to Spice up Your Social Media Strategy in 2011 is a post written by Tamar Weinberg. ]. This is a guest post by Jennifer Mattern. Get Real. You do. Absolutely.
8 Observations from Internet Week New York 2011
JUNE 16, 2011
Last week, I visited the Internet Week 2011 in New York. Video & UGC , the “traditional” video sites like CollegeHumor.com, are having less and less user generated video content – today more than 70% is editorial content. ?Vyou.com Vyou.com , is a very interesting new social network, leveraging conversations between friends through video. Tweet.
Video: Thoughts on Social CRM for Small Businesses
SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
Tweet. Social CRM is a hot topic right now. As companies’ use of social media tools begins to mature from a pure marketing focus to more of a social business focus, the various use cases of social CRM are gaining more attention from practitioners. In fact, I’m in the middle of reading a book on social CRM right now ( The Social Customer , by Adam Metz ). Strategy is important. Tweet.
10 Things to Consider As You Move to Google+
JULY 5, 2011
Things such as an Instagram feed of photos from work, a Tumblr blog of those photos, a podcast series of two minute segments that help your audiences, or videos that show how your product works in the real world. Video. mention video above, but there had better be tons. 10 Things to Consider As You Move to Google+ originally appeared on Spin Sucks on July 5, 2011.
How To Promote Your Business In 2011 | Small Business Mavericks
Small Business Mavericks
APRIL 21, 2011
Ways A Blog Helps You SEO-Wise » How To Promote Your Business In 2011 When it comes to promoting a small business, you have to prepare for changes. Here are some of the most effective strategies for promoting a business in 2011. About Us What’s a Maverick? Marketing today is a far cry different than it was in 1950, or 1980, or even in 2000. Update your blog daily. Is this hard?
Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 2
MARCH 6, 2012
How to Create a Facebook Business Page in 5 Simple Steps (With Video!) by HubSpot Blog. Anum Hussain walks through the process of setting up and launching a basic Facebook business page, from choosing a classification and completing basic information through adding features and tracking results–in both text format and a concise five-minute video. ” The solution?
34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
Justin Garrison details tools that can be used “to migrate pictures, videos, and friends” from Facebook to Google+ (assuming you want to connect with the same people on Google+). You use Google as your search engine, Chrome as your browser, YouTube to watch videos, and Google Reader to read blogs. Google+ (or Google Plus) is many different things, depending on who you ask.
How Long Should My YouTube Video Be?
The Social Media Incubator
JUNE 10, 2011
Including video within your content on your blog or your website can help you show up higher in the search engine results, and helps keep your visitors engaged on your website for longer periods of time. We are the TV generation, and your visitors expect video now when searching online. It’s common practice to keep web videos under three minutes in length.
DoGooder Video Award winners announced at #11ntc!
MARCH 22, 2011
…and the winning videos are so great I just have to repost them. If you didn’t have a chance to before, check out the other 12 finalists. Best Thrifty Organization Video: The Watershed Management Group. Best Small Organization Video: Post Carbon Institute. Best Medium Organization Video: Ronald McDonald House Austin. Next year, I hope you apply!!
How to Activate Your Facebook Timeline [video]
SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
This is gold for those of us that heard all the hype around Facebook Timeline and can’t wait to see the changes to Facebook. Here’s how it works: Facebook Timeline looks like a Tumblr blog, letting you scroll vertically through all the biggest moments in your life–maps of where you’ve been, pictures, comments, apps, and more. Read more: [link].
Top Twitter trends for 2011
JANUARY 7, 2012
Top 5 YouTube videos: Justin Bieber vs Lady Gaga (examiner.com). Featured Social Media Twitter Betty White Facebook Online Communities Social network Viral video YouTubeThis infographic describes the top trends on Twitter last year. It’s a snapshot of popular and youth culture. Related posts: Women in social media. Betty White flogs insurance via YouTube. VISIT MY FACEBOOK PAGE.
Communication and Marketing Trends for 2011
OCTOBER 5, 2010
So following are what I think are going to be the communication and marketing trends for 2011. 1. Examples include white papers, enewsletters, podcasts, and videos. 2. Tags: Communication Trends 2011 content customer engagement FTC Marketing net neutrality Content, content, content. FTC rulings. It began with disclosure on blogs and then on paid reviews. Net neutrality.
Beckham and Vergara Hit Video for Diet Pepsi
APRIL 20, 2011
Afterwards, we saw Beckham in a video where he was kicking long balls on the beach – and that one doesn’t seem to have reached the intended purpose either. Check out the video here, and let us know what you think: Similar Posts: Chatroulette Love Song – Going Viral [Video]. Social Media commercial David Beckham Diet Pepsi Sofia Vergara Twitter Video
"We" is a new "Me" by Simon Mainwaring (Video)
Social Media Citizens
JUNE 10, 2011
just wanted to share this cool promotional video of the book We First by Simon Mainwaring. It’s Friday so it’s time to relax and enjoy someone else’s great work. It is just simple and great promotion and I bet it is going to be quite an interesting book to read for beginners. Consumer Behavior Trends "We" is a new "Me" Simon Mainwaring we first bok