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Twitter Creates a New Tool for Brands and Snapchat is Changing up Their Game | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Twitter is also beta testing a ‘Most Responsive’ badge and a ‘Featured tab’ on select brand pages, for mobile and web. This feature certainly has potential for nonprofit organizations, local organizations and campaigns. I’m particularly interested to see how quickly (or, if) it captures share from the wildly popular GoFundMe.com. Twitter’s New Dashboard for Brands.

Better Homes and Gardens, Allrecipes.com Use Pinterest For Thanksgiving Holiday Promotion

The Realtime Report

prize of up to $5,000 for readers who create a “Best Thanksgiving Ever” Pinterest board, pin the official badge of the campaign, and pin at least four other Thanksgiving photos inspired by Better Homes and Gardens or Allrecipes.com. Meredith is measuring both engagement and referral traffic from Pinterest, and “total Pinterest reach with the campaign.”

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Local/Mobile Search. Sexy Numbers: Measuring ROI in Social Media Campaigns (ReveNews): This article has some great insights on how you can tackle that elusive ROI question. How to: Calculate the ROI of Your Social Media Campaign (Mashable): Jamie Turner offers suggestions on understanding qualitative, quantitative, and ROI metrics. Today, I turn 30. Enjoy! Twitter. Facebook.

Perfecting Peer-to-Peer Fundraising: 10 Social Media Best Practices

SocialFish

Brand your campaign. Optimize for mobile. Think about the key aspects of your fundraising story: What need is this campaign is addressing? How is this campaign helping? Brand your campaign. A P2P fundraising “brand” will allow people to recognize your efforts as a cohesive, united front in service of your mission. Badges. Optimize for mobile.

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Social Media Updates: May

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Twitter Opens Audience Platform Worldwide:  Twitter now allows advertisers to extend their campaigns to all 800,000 million visitors around the world, across the Twitter website or any of the many websites and mobile apps. This is fantastic news for advertisers who want to test their creatives for a variety of campaigns that extend beyond Twitter. PLUS A HUGE TIP! Facebook.

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7 Reasons Your LinkedIn Profile is a Hot Mess

Convince & Convert

When you find a mobile app that looks great, but no one has yet recommended it, do you download it, or do you move on to something with 36 five-star reviews? Just as with your local PTA or Chamber of Commerce, the LinkedIn groups you join and participate in can act as badges of honor. Image via BigStockPhoto.com. Would you show up for a business meeting, beer in hand? Not likely.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Quick and Dirty Competitive Research for Keywords : If you’re looking for keywords to target in your SEO campaign, this guide will tell you what to do with available online tools and websites. It’s about being active all the time, watching the progress of your campaigns as they go through their cycles. Here’s how you can make that campaign work. And I did.

Foursquare and The New York Times Archive Would Be a Great Match

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Foursquare and The New York Times Archive Would Be a Great Match by Adam Sherk on February 9, 2010 Now that Foursquare is all the rage (or the bane of existence if you don’t like all those check-in and badge tweets invading your Twitter stream) news sites are looking at how best to leverage location-based social networks.

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

mashable.com

Making a leader board, developing badges, or another effort to reward participation with recognition in the community will be an important component of a world-class community. 8. Business Resources from Mashable: – HOW TO: Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business – How Social Data & Mobile Tech Can Improve the Retail Experience – 5 Creative [.]

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The 12 Startups I’ve Invested In and Why

Convince & Convert

It’s secure, mobile-friendly, super easy to use, and affordable. Addvocate.com the Breather mobile app Breather – Quiet on Demand Breather is the brain-child of the uber-smart Julien Smith. Then, based on that data, Captora automatically creates new campaigns (including landing pages and other Web copy); and/or changes existing campaigns. Lesson.ly

Become a Digital Marketing Certified Associate (DMCA) with Simplilearn

Kikolani

But there are a lot of them that are simply out there to collect your money and give you a badge, which may or may not mean much to the world at large. Greg Jarboe , president and co-founder of SEO-PR, has worked on several campaigns for Southwest Airlines, the SES Conference and Expo series, and Rutgers Center for Management Development. Which ones are legit? Would they be legit?

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

They (should) know how effective every ad, campaign, point-of-sale item, direct mail, email, tagline, product and other marketing investment has performed.  The market research team is typically the best equipped, since they a) know who your competitors really are, and b) likely keeps tabs on them already for other campaigns, pricing, promotions and events. 1.  What did I miss?

Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5

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That said, I know that there are a lot of you who may be curious on the monetary value of your social media campaign , have clients that are asking the value of the social media services you provide for them, or simply want to learn more about how your social media strategy is leading to conversions. You may combine the link shortener with campaign parameters to track incoming visitors.

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I Will Not Write About Old Spice

Adam Cohen

a thousand cuts :: adam cohen's blog About Blogroll Contact a thousand cuts conversations about social media and interactive marketing by adam cohen 16 JUL I Will Not Write About Old Spice Posted by: adam / Tags: Advertising , Isaiah Mustafa , Old Spice , Social Media , Television , YouTube / Comments: View Comments I will resist the urge.  Is anyone buying more?&# So I just curated.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Chuck is Director of the Center for Media Research, MediaPost Communications, a NY Times Business best-selling author, CEO of Mobile Future Institute and mobile advocate. He’s brand manager of the Mobile Insider Summit and a frequent speaker nationally on mobile and mobile marketing. These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web. Adam L.

2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men

Blue Focus Marketing

Chuck is Director of the Center for Media Research, MediaPost Communications, a NY Times Business best-selling author, CEO of Mobile Future Institute and mobile advocate. He’s brand manager of the Mobile Insider Summit and a frequent speaker nationally on mobile and mobile marketing. These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web.  Adam L.

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

Her blog, She Geeks , covers education, mobile, social media, web, and technology. Her blog, A Digital Girl , covers social strategy, Twitter, technology, mobile, and more. Her blog, Diary of a Webgal , covers blogging, design, development, mobile, social media, usability, and more. And it’s no surprise they notice. Little List Analysis. Who Are These Women. Enjoy!

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

Pamorama

Foursquare : Foursquare is a location-based social networking Web site, software for mobile devices, and also a game. Users “check-in&# at venues using a mobile Web site, text messaging, or a device-specific application — they’re then awarded points and sometimes “badges.&# But never fear! Here’s a quick guide to some of the terms you may encounter.

Unlocking the value of Foursquare « The Cube

Gemma Went

You can earn points and unlock badges as you discover new things. They are mobile apps and usage isn’t across all makes and models yet, but that will change. There is a competitive edge to it (the more you check in at locations, the more points and badges you win – there’s even a leaderboard), however I believe the true value is in the word of mouth opportunities they offer. The value of a Foursquare campaign would be to drive customers back to the restaurant and create word of mouth. Of course, as the user base grows, so will these tips.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

collection of short summaries and links to a huge list of posts about Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, mobile marketing and business development. Oli Gardner reveals key tactics for converting social media followers into buyers, from using a landing page with a clear call to action and offering “social proof&# through badges and widgets to optimizing post-conversion opportunities. 25 Characteristics of Highly Effective Social Media Campaigns by Social Media Today. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. What is Social Media Optimization and Why Should I Care?

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The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Tracking Website Engagement

Convince & Convert

Subscriptions Initiated: email, print, and mobile signups through wish.org. Visitor Promotion: downloaded banners/badges or creation of personal fundraising pages. Plus, the return visitor metric can be influenced by our social media efforts and other outreach and marketing campaigns. But few are measuring it and most aren’t asking the right questions to define it. Sorry.

Roskilde Festival is on Foursquare

Mindjumpers

One of the most i interesting networks to pay attention to is the location-based service Foursquare, which I think Roskilde Festival made clever use of even though they didn’t have any official badges or business deals. Four days of festival and more than 70,000 festival guests leaves the opportunity to do something social – also when it comes to digital media.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Like last year, if your article is highlighted in this comprehensive post, there’s a badge for you to proudly celebrate this achievement on your site. 10 Goals for Link Building Campaigns: Moving Beyond “Get More Links&# (Search Engine Land): Garrett French writes a great in-depth guide on how you can build links, suggesting countless tactics and link prospect sources.

Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth

In the letters page, social media strategist Laurel Papworth disses Tony Thomas for arguing that social media should be part of a wider campaign mix, while setting up The Population, a social media agency. Stil appears to be wearing the name badge of Dr Mumbo’s other favourite blogger, Laurel Papworth. Mobile Monday Sydney: social networks (4). What is a cyberbully? defamation.

Social Media a CRM perspective

Social Media Network Marketing

Therefore, CRM software developers are creating tools that allow companies to locate, absorb and use the thousands or millions of messages about their company, products, advertising campaigns or reputation. Unported License. Based on a work at pervarakapadiaatmoney.blogspot.com. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at [link]. Social Media Ne. Become a billionai.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2008: Social Media, SEO, and More " techipedia | tamar weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

New for 2008: If your article is highlighted in this comprehensive post, we have badges for you!  How to Measure Social Media ROI for Business : Aaron Uhrmacher explains the factors you must consider to see if your social media campaign has had an impact. Here are even more ways to measure ROI on your campaigns. Where Do You Start Your Link Marketing Campaign? Nuff said.

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Social Media Predictions for 2010

Social Media Marketing

And StrongMail's Social Influence Benchmark Report shows nearly 37% share by email, with 21% sharing by embedded badges. Expect to see a renewed effort on email marketing, with a nod toward integrating with social media applications and campaigns. You might want to check out these related posts as well: Brian Solis says that Mobile is the Next Frontier for Brand Engagement.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to to Tracking Website Engagement

Convince & Convert

Subscriptions Initiated: email, print, and mobile signups through wish.org. Visitor Promotion: downloaded banners/badges or creation of personal fundraising pages. Plus, the return visitor metric can be influenced by our social media efforts and other outreach and marketing campaigns. But few are measuring it and most aren’t asking the right questions to define it. Sorry.

Social Media 2008: The End of the Beginning or the Beginning of the End?

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Social Media Today LLC © 2010 Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Get a Badge | Help | About & ContactSign up | Log in Home FAQ Help About Us & Contact Social Media 2008: The End of the Beginning or the Beginning of the End? In the early days of social media--say, three or four years ago--blogging was the most fun a cowboy could have with his boots on. Blogging was way cowboy cool.