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Gushcloud: Mobilizing Social Media Marketing


Mobilizing target networks online. Gushcloud is a platform where brands are helped to actively mobilize their target groups across the various social media channels with just a few easy clicks. Transparency of Community. It’s an open, transparent and growing community of influencers that brands can tap into.” Similar Posts: Social Network for Communities.

How to Grow Your B2B Facebook Community

Waxing UnLyrical

But like any other marketing strategy, growing your B2B Facebook community simply requires an investment of time and genuine engagement. Below I’ll highlight a couple of simple and effective methods that’ll help grow a B2B Facebook community through engaging content curation. How to Grow Your B2B Facebook Community is a post from: Waxing UnLyrical. Go Viral. Provide Value.

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Building a New Kind of Cruise Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Regular WUL readers know that Shonali (a friend and former colleague at ) showcases guest posts about how to build, engage and sustain an online community, among other things. And I’m hoping you can tell us if our strategy makes sense or if it sucks (don’t hold back!), so that others might gain insights for their own community efforts. Our team’s goal is to help bring social, mobile and digital to the cruise world – a huge, sprawling, largely analog $38 billion market. Here are the working assumptions we’re beginning with for our website and mobile app.

Social Media Community Manager's Management

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Tuesday, September 7, 2010 Social Media Community Managers Management Monitoring Social Media can be overwhelming. Hi Folks, do you work as an Online Community Manager? Social Media Community Managers Management Monitoring Social Media can be overwhelming.

How One “Wishie”, A $25 Loan, and a Whole Lot of Community Gives Hope to Formerly Trafficked Women in India


Well, this is exactly what Milaap lets you do, all through the power of online community and collective goodwill. It’s that critical element of community that drives them to lend, and we hear wonderful stories as a result. These 12 incredible women raised over $10,000 in just under a week on Milaap, all because they believed in change and the power of community. Let me explain.

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers


took a look at 14 lists that have come out over the last year for the top bloggers, social media marketers, search marketers, and entrepreneurs. This list includes female bloggers that cover a huge variety of topics in the blogosphere. They are not only bloggers, but many are also published authors, entrepreneurs, CEOs, experts in their niche, and overall inspirations. Enjoy!

What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

Commonly referred to as the “Community Manager,&# these brand ambassadors are a company’s direct link to its customers, owning the critical responsibility to grow, shape and respond to online conversations happening around that brand. Do You Need A Community Manager? Determining whether your brand needs a community manager comes down to efficiencies, trust and skill.

Why Web Push is the Next Big Thing for Bloggers


Raise your hand if you’re a blogger who’d like to turn your one-time visitors into repeat visitors — and eventually, engaged community members. Because coming soon to a browser near you is a new technology called web push.And it’s quickly becoming every blogger’s go-to traffic driver. Though mobile notifications have been around for a while, web push is brand new.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on March 17, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Itamar Kestenbaum. Check it out!

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Local/Mobile Search. Community Management/Engagement. Today, I turn 30. Enjoy! Video.

How Social Media Can Be Magic For Your Blog

Peg Fitzpatrick

This number is a form of social proof and might encourage more people to share it. I use the Social Warfare plugin on my blog which is a paid plugin that adds mobile responsive social sharing buttons that you can customize. 4. Share your article in relevant LinkedIn and Facebook groups and Google+ communities. Blogging was long-form, serious, and crafted. You are the magic. hope so.

The Blog Turns 20 This Year

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In a world where pictures can be sent via mobile and then destroyed so that no trail ever exists, I still believe in words. could not believe that if my words resonated, I would be able to find my own audience and build my own community. have met some of my closest friends because they are bloggers. blogger. mobile. online community. Twenty years. No more.

40 Bloggers to Watch in 2011


Welcome to the 2011 list of bloggers to watch. A few caveats before we launch into the list: This is my own list of the people I’m watching. I was approached to do this list because of my work as a professional connector. It was where thousands of the world’s best bloggers met to network and learn. Jordan Cooper is a blogger that I highly respect. Discovered at BlogWorld.

Writing for Mobile Blog Readers


This guest post is by Brian Milne of the BlogHyped Blog Promotion Community. As far as you know, your blog is mobile friendly. You’ve optimized the design for mobile devices using plugins such as WPtouch. You’ve started serving Google mobile ads. Heck, you even have your own mobile app. give your mobile readers the details they’re searching for. Possibly.

Why Can’t We Define Public Relations?


Some of us even integrate what might be considered more traditional marketing: Email, database development, search engine optimization, trade shows, search engine marketing, inbound marketing, cultivate and convert leads, gamification, and mobile technology. Association Case Studies Debunking the hype Open Community[LONG POST ALERT!]. But it’s doing us a huge disservice. Enter PRSA.

Time Management for Ridiculously Busy Bloggers


This guest post is by Stepfanie Cuevas of The Lady Bloggers Society. learned to embrace the new rules for time management for ridiculously busy bloggers like myself. Take advantage of mobile apps. Instead of ad building, maybe you should be participating in communities to network with other people. Instead of applying for all these blogger opportunities, maybe you should try guest posting on blogs to gain more credibility. Stepfanie Cuevas is a blogger and social media enthusiast. Time Management for Ridiculously Busy Bloggers. Focus.

Why as a Developer, I Switched to and Why I'm Staying With It

Stay N' Alive

Since writing for a few years ago I've been curious about Blogger. talked to Rick Klau , Blogger's Product Manager at the time, at a BlogWorld expo a few years back and he insisted I try it. admit I didn't like the interface of Blogger at first. At the same time, he Tweeted back in December that over a 2 month time frame, Blogger had experienced a 100% uptime.

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World


So you might be asking what more can be written about link building for bloggers? Bloggers have an advantage that static and retail websites don’t. Link-building strategies for bloggers. If you participate on any social media network, social bookmarking site, community, or forum, you will want to make sure that you have a link to your blog on that website in your profile. If you are an active member of the community and contribute valuable information, chances are people will want to get to know you better by visiting your blog. The answer is, a lot.

2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter

Blue Focus Marketing

The #Nifty50 Men are remarkable not only for their leadership , but for the passion they bring to everything they do, energizing customers, employee s and other influential members of their community. . Doing good deeds in the community is not only the right thing to do, but in the age of social branding it also makes good business sense. Chris Adams – @chrishadams. in August 2006.

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth

Social Networks and Online Communities – maybe Twitter? Even coins don’t actually cost $2 to make, they “represent&# a collective, community value of what is worth $2. coins are obtained either by purchase, one coin for one RMB, or for using the mobile phone service. Facebook has just announced it’s plans to expand it’s Facebook currency.

7 Daunting Challenges Facing Marketers

Geoff Livingston

Further, businesses should adapt an attitude of constant experimentation. 4) Transition to the Omnipresent Internet : The Internet is accessible everywhere (mobile, at storefront, augmented reality) now, or close to it. There’s nothing wrong with a few mobile specific pages. Informational sources (conferences, blogs, etc.) Frankly, this is an issue for the C-Suite.

18 Experts, an Infographic and a New Book will Convince you that Social Media Networking is Serious Business!

Blue Focus Marketing

Fortunately, I have the privilege of being a part of a vibrant community of networking experts who were more than willing to share their wisdom and advice for small businesses in 2013. Use those platforms to talk about the issues that matter most to your audience, not just about your products/services, and you’ll succeed in building a thriving community that benefits your business. 4.

themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile

The Marketing Blog

Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India July 14, 2008.8:16 am themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile Jump to Comments There was a time when mobile version of a website used to be a rarity. The trend appears to have changed now and today’s development-teams have to consider the compatibility of their website/blog with mobile phones. The process of creating a mobile version of your site/blog is pretty easy and takes less than 2 minutes – thanks to a company called MoFuse. Home About In the Media YoMacha: India’s Hot or Not ?

Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Written by Glen, this post has 83 Comments Many bloggers end up having a love-hate relationship with StumbleUpon. With StumbleUpon, it’s all about the users and the content that the community enjoys. Home What the F

Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning

Waxing UnLyrical

Video: With 92 percent of mobile video viewers sharing videos with others and 1 billion unique users on YouTube each month, it’s a great way to connect with your audience and reach new members. Guest Bloggers: If you hosted a speaker at your event or built a relationship with someone in the industry, offer to guest post on their site, and invite them to yours.

What I Learned From Liars and Journalists, and How it Made Me a Better Blogger


Trust Me, I’m Lying – Confessions of a Media Manipulator is the title of Ryan Holiday’s new book about the tactics cutting-edge bloggers use to drive hundreds of thousands of viewers to their blogs, seven days a week, 365 days a year. And how can you, the blogger, use old-school journalistic tactics and a bit of sensationalism to draw traffic to the valuable content of your blog?

Reflections on Brand Advocates & Social Influence


Naturally, this makes brand advocates very important to your business and especially in relation to your social media presence, where there’s great possibility of making an impact in various online communities. Brand advocates = Facebook-ers, bloggers etc. They write comments, post pictures and they are active in the community. Brand advocates = trusted people. Let me know :).

7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth

Remember, customers believe that social media sites belong to “them&# the customer and for a % of your online community your exit strategy is going to destroy their friendships and their content. The steps to follow to shut down a social media site without losing all that brand love you have worked so hard to gain are these: A warm look at history of the online community.

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Email and Mobile - what blasts better?

Social Media Network Marketing

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Etsy's PR Nightmare: Greeting Cards Making Light Of Rape

Waxing UnLyrical

Walking the transparency talk I WAS going to write about something to do with online integrity, but, like many well-meaning bloggers, I got side-tracked by my Twitter feed. Join the Grymm & Epic community for creative entrepreneurs, or read her heavy metal blog on Steff Metal. And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent. Seems simple enough, right? Mind blowing.

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Klout Adds WordPress But Not For Self Hosted Blogs?

Jason Yormark

This is not a knock on those that do on hosted platforms like, Blogger or Tumblr, they do exist.  Besides the awful, short and careless community support responses implying nothing else is on the way, there was no official announcement or acknowledgement of this.  Mobilize Your WordPress Blog! But not so fast. Why does this matter?  Double fail.

2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Women

Blue Focus Marketing

She describes herself as a “small business coach, speaker, corporate trainer, blogger, singer, lover of life, dreams, family and God.&# She’s an entrepreneur, marketer, blogger, and alum of Wharton and Purdue. Connie is the Community Strategist for the Alterian (formerly Techrigy) SM2 social media monitoring platform. What is it? Jennifer Aaker – @aaker.

Just get us the Millennials! #Marketing #Fail

Janet Fouts

Prefer to spend more on socially responsible companies and say a company’s commitment to the community influences their decision to work there. Mobile is the #1 platform of choice and apps like Amazon, Groupon and Shop Kick are top hits. Is your website responsive and mobile ready? 38% of Millennials are bilingual. They text instead of using voicemail or email.

2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men

Blue Focus Marketing

It takes a community to build a community. So much of building a community requires understanding people and engaging with them.  Now you may wonder, “ How do we build a community? ”  According to Tom Grant , Ph.D, Senior Analyst at Forrester ( @TomGrantForr ) “You don’t build a community.  Award-winning marketing and social media blogger. Adam L. 27 Op. 3.

The Four Social Strategies Applied to Facebook

Geoff Livingston

The only area where Facebook seems limited is mobile. In spite of 1/3 of its traffic coming on the mobile platform, Facebook loses a lot of its functionality on smaller screens and apps due to a text heavy interface. From a community management standpoint, participation is simple: Talk with other people on Facebook. community you should participate in the DC Tech group.

When Networking Falls Short, Your [Lack of] Success Will Follow

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Without an understanding of your community and an understanding of the influencers , you’re destined for failure. Further, none of the individuals making the request actually bothered to post a comment on any of my posts or participated at all in my community, which if you notice, is bustling with activity. You’re serving the community, not yourself.

2012 Round-Up Of My Social Media Cartoons And Comics

SocMed Sean

In case you were wondering, my favorite comic that I created this year was the “Truth” In Social Media that questioned whether bloggers should strive to be first to report information or should work to be accurate in their information. Bloggers: Would You Rather Be First Or Right? Cheers! Or Is It? Are You A Social Media Channel Changer?

Five Web Design Trends to Watch


This post originally appeared on Frogloop and is by the intensely awesome Allyson Kapin, Blogger-In-Chief for Frogloop and Founder of Rad Campaign. Simpler and More Focused Mobile Sites. However, the sites on mobile still replicated the desktop sites from a design and content perspective. Extraneous content and design elements will be hidden on mobile VS desktop.

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Top SocialFish posts of 2010


11 Must-Do’s For the Serious Blogger. Community Management Resources. Mobile apps are a waste of time for associations. Community platforms do not equal community. Featured association social media blogging clarity over control community facebook social media policies TwitterHere’s to more great conversations to come in 2011! January. February. March.