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Book Review: The Social Employee

Webbiquity SMM

Into this milieu have stepped Cheryl and Mark Burgess with their book, The Social Employee: Success Lessons from IBM, AT&T, Dell, and Cisco on Building a Social Culture. ” And that is what sets up the core of this book: lessons the authors share from seven leading companies in how to harness the power of social employees. Those voices collectively shape the brand.

Book Review: The B2B Social Media Book

Webbiquity SMM

With The B2B Social Media Book: Become a Marketing Superstar by Generating Leads with Blogging, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Email, and More , authors Kipp Bodnar of HubSpot and Jeffrey L. Cohen of Salesforce Radian6 have literally written the book on social media best practices for B2B marketers. The book has its minor flaws. Depth of subject matter expertise. Stop now.

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Four Step Process to Create an Integrated Marketing Campaign

Spin Sucks

If you don’t, buy a social media book (such as Groundswell ) and learn how to set one up. You may do it by using Google analytics , customer relationship management software (such as Salesforce with Radian6 ), and your website. Integration Marketing content management divvyhq editorial calendars Google alerts Google analytics infusionsoft integrated marketing Radian6 salesforc

Understanding the Nature of an Event Using Social Analytics

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Not being a Netflix subscriber, I really don’t have a position on this, but I think Social Analytics can work with “Pulse” data according to Douglas Hubbard , who authored a book on the science of harnessing internet buzz to track threats and opportunities. picked up Hubbard’s book and it nicely fits into my own framework on analytics tracking I put forward in Social Media Analytics.

Five Step Process for Using the Social Web

Spin Sucks

In that email, it will outline where conversations about your search topics are happening online: The web, blogs, comments, discussion groups, social networks, videos, and books. Tools such as Spiral16 , Radian6 , or Sysomos are the best. ” This makes my blood boil. If he or she did, they would never advise this. Play Where Your Customers Play. It’s not complicated. Xobni.

Marketing in the Round is Here!

Spin Sucks

Last May, I was in New York for BlogWorld and I met Geoff Livingston , for the first time in person, to discuss writing a book together. It’s seemingly easier to write half a book than an entire one. They caught things that were beyond basic editing, but made the book a much better read and incorporated an even higher-level strategy. Virtual Book Launch. Trust me.

38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

ALOT is a catalog of free “apps for your PC” in a range of categories including entertainment (comic books, TMZ, The Onion, IMDB search), food, games, travel, music, news (The New York Times, CNN, Fox News, Stock Market Watch), reference, social networking (e.g., Innovation is alive and well in the development of cool free and low-cost web-based tools and apps. PingTags. Buffer.

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Social Media Monitoring Grudge Match: Radian6 vs. Scout Labs

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Home About Archives How To Pitch SME Newsletter SME-TV Speaking Work With Me Social Media Monitoring Grudge Match: Radian6 vs. Scout Labs April 13, 2009 · View Comments Share Jason Falls Ever since I reported on the launch of Scout Labs , I have had people ask, fairly or not, how it compares with Radian6. Here’s what I found: Radian6 offers a very simple setup.

There Is A Bigger Picture (And It's Worth Thinking About)

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We schmoozed a little bit when I spoke at the Radian6 user summit a few years back in Boston. Since then, I always pegged him as the video podcasting guy (and the author of the excellent business book, Get Seen ). business book. radian6. I had not seen Steve Garfield in a long time. That''s not entirely true. first met Steve in 2006 at the first-ever PodCamp Boston. We caught up over dinner this past week at HubSpot ''s incredible Inbound 2013 event in Boston. I was surprised to hear that he doesn''t do much video podcasting anymore. He invests in startups. Today.

Five Free eBooks to Start Your New Year

Spin Sucks

Plus they’re really good books so you’re gaining free knowledge, as well. If you want to begin blogging, but don’t know where to start, this book is for you. recommend it if you’re stuck in planning hell and need some inspiration. I’m a big fan of the content that Radian6 produces…and they have a free eBook every month (we aspire to that level).

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Book Review: Delivering Happiness, by Tony Hsieh

Dave Fleet

When I think of examples of companies known for successful adoption of social media tools, a few names always come to mind – Dell, Radian6, Freshbooks… and Zappos. (On a related note, all of those companies have gained a reputation for good service via social media – a topic for a future post, perhaps…). So, when a colleague remarked that she was enjoying a book that charted the course of Zappos so far, I promptly added it to my 2010 reading list. Still, these are minor gripes about a thoroughly engaging book. Tags: books Highly recommended.

Book Review: The Social Employee (@SocialEmployee) by @TomPick #socbiz #IBM #Cisco #Dell

Blue Focus Marketing

Into this milieu have stepped Cheryl and Mark Burgess with their book, The Social Employee: Success Lessons from IBM, AT&T, Dell, and Cisco on Building a Social Culture. ” And that is what sets up the core of this book: lessons the authors share from seven leading companies in how to harness the power of social employees. Those voices collectively shape the brand.

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

Webbiquity SMM

Amber MacArthur condenses her book Power Friending: Demystifying Social Media to Grow Your Business into these 10 key tips to grow your social media presence and influence, such as acting authentically, telling stories and listening well. quick list of eight leading monitoring tools, from Alterian and Radian6 to UberVU and Sysomos. Adam Kleinberg extols the virtues of the Net Promoter score, introduced by Frederick Recihheld in his book The Ultimate Question: Driving Good Profits and True Growth. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. by Kuno Creative. s, 50?s,

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A Day I’ll Always Remember

Convince & Convert

Today is the official release date of The NOW Revolution: 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter & More Social , my new book co-written with my friend Amber Naslund about how companies need to retool from the inside out to meet the real-time business challenges presented by social media. Many of you have purchased the book , and I thank you vigorously. Make a Calculator.

Social Media Book Package Giveaway!

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media , Software / Social Media Book Package Giveaway! Subcribe via RSS Social Media Book Package Giveaway! by Gary Vaynerchuk These are all books I have read and enjoyed and think you will too.  View Comments to “Social Media Book Package Giveaway!&# Pretty simple.  So cool.

The 3 Building Blocks of Social Business Evolution

Convince & Convert

He writes the Britopian blog, and wrote the new social business book, Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization (available July 26). Guest post by Michael Brito , Vice President at Edelman Digital. Building a business is easy. Start with an idea. Find a wicked developer who is willing to work 80 hours a week for small paycheck and equity. Spend

The Radian6 vs. SM2 Death Match

bournesocial.com

What’s happening with the 84% of respondents who aren’t measuring their social media marketing efforts? I can say with certainty that they’re not using either SM2 from Techrigy or Radian6 , two major monitoring and measurement tools that I’ve used extensively over the past year. Great to see people writing and even comparing use to Radian6. We are all born social.

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Social Media Book Package Giveaway! | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media , Software / Social Media Book Package Giveaway! Subcribe via RSS Social Media Book Package Giveaway! by Gary Vaynerchuk These are all books I have read and enjoyed and think you will too.  View Comments to “Social Media Book Package Giveaway!&# Pretty simple.  So cool.

Missed Opportunities

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Whether you're using a more complex Social Media monitoring tool like Radian6 or Sysomos or using free tools like Google Alerts and Twitter Search , there really is no excuse not to know what people are saying, where they're saying it, how much of a network they're connected to, and what the overall sentiment is. Jeffrey Gitomer (author of the best-selling business books, The Sales Bible , The Little Red Book of Selling and the other Little Book. business book. radian6. the little red book of selling. There are no absolutes. on their page.

Whew! A NOW Revolution Thank You

Convince & Convert

Yesterday marked the official end of the book tour for The NOW Revolution. Amber Naslund and I will continue to support the book, talk about the book, do presentations about the book, etc. In Austin, we learned how to sign books with a Sharpie from our friends Ann Handley and CC Chapman. To everyone who bought the book, sincere thanks to you as well. Louis.

6 Parts of Your Company That Should be Listening to Social Conversations

Convince & Convert

That’s wisdom from  Radian6 CEO  Marcel Lebrun (disclosure: Amber’s employer ) about the changing dynamics of communication via the Web, and the importance businesses need to place on paying attention to discussions online via social media listening. Pre-buy the Book and be One of 10 Lucky Winners. Now, the calls are coming through online, via the social phone.”. Sales.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Paul Dunay | Social Media.

Social Media Citizens

Paul’s blog Buzz Marketing for Technology has been recognized as a Top 20 Marketing Blog for 2009 and 2008, a Top Blog to Watch for 2009 and 2008, and an Advertising Age Power 150 blog in the “Daily Ranking of Marketing Blogs”. love being on the water whether it is in a motorboat, racing a sailboat to Bermuda or racing a small one man boat like a Laser or Dyer against other racing enthusiasts.

15 Amazing Women Bloggers You Should Get to Know

Janet Fouts

Amber’s recently left her role leading the social media charge at Radian6 to go out on her own with HiddenStartup and it will be fun to watch her grow her business. Her book, “The Networked Nonprofit”is a must read for anyone wanting to understand how social media fits into their business model. You should probably get to know some of them too. Amber Naslund. Really.

Six Steps to Creating Content that Generate Leads

Spin Sucks

Radian6 does a nice job with this with monthly webinars. They invite a newly published author to present information found in their book and they offer the webinars for free. There is an interesting statistic that shows how effective content is in generating leads for companies vs. those who don’t use content at all. The study confirms this. How Do I Find the Time? So get to it!

Paul Dunay joins Networked Insights as the CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Well fast forward to today 5 years, 7000 tweets , 413 blog posts, 78 podcasts , 21 awards , 4 “for Dummies” books and numerous eBooks later and I am happy to announce that I have finally converged the 2 paths I was on into one meaningful path that really makes me happy. remember questioning where all this blogging was going to take us. The answer was – neither of us knew! Technology.

Change Management Is the Foundation of a Social Organization

SocialFish

Michael Brito is currently a Vice President at Edelman Digital.  He writes frequently in his  social media blog and just finished writing his first  social business book,  Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization which will be released in July 2011.  We’re honored that he was willing to write this guest post for us. Preorder the book!!

Bald Marketing Brothers of Another Mother

Geoff Livingston

Image by Radian6. The book became a business and marketing bestseller. His next book, CTRL ALT DEL will be coming out in Spring 2013. There are so many bald marketing bloggers with glasses. We are the bald marketing brothers of another mother! We often get mistaken for one another, and we totally kid each other about it every week. Greg Verdino. Image by C.C Chapman. hope not!

What You Need To Know About The Now Revolution

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If there are two people who continually publish both interesting and though-provoking Blog posts in this day and age of clutter and hype, it is Jay Baer over at Convince & Convert and Amber Naslund over at Brass Tack Thinking (Amber also happens to be a senior executive at Radian6 - the Social Media monitoring company). Most recently, Jay and Amber released their debut business book, The Now Revolution - 7 Shifts to Make Your Business Faster, Smarter and More Social. book oven. radian6. I'm thrilled that they both agreed to be a part of this episode. blogging.

2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter

Blue Focus Marketing

Afshar is also the author of The Pursuit of Social Business Excellence , a new book that will be published on September of 2012. David Alston, CMO at Salesforce Radian6 , focuses on international brand building through his work in social media monitoring, outreach and engagement. He has also penned seven other books, including Net Future. Chris Adams – @chrishadams. Jeffrey L.

Interview with Geoff Livingston Author of Marketing In The Round

Diva Marketing Blog

One line in Geoff''s  bio  tells all you need to know to understand the man behind this newly release book. " He brings people together, virtually and physically to affect change and achieve higher knowledge.". In his third book, co-authored with Gini Dietrich , the focus is on  integrating traditional and new media marketing elements  and breaking down those stifling internal silos.

Social Media ROI with these 195+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

www.salesrescueteam.com

UPDATE: SEP 10:  I’m also in the midst of reading/reviewing Jim Sterne’s terrific book, here’s my Amazon link: Social Media Metrics: How to Measure and Optimize Your Marketing Investment (New Rules Social Media Series).  If you are trying to sort out how to measure social media, how to get a social media ROI, this is one of the top books. This list can help. report.

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Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Apple Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Their service is powered by Radian6, which is mentioned above. And thank you so much for choosing to work with Radian6. Dan Schawbel is the author of Me 2.0: You might want all three. thanks!

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Social Media Monitoring Tools Comparison Guide

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Radian6 Due to its large coverage area, robust analytics and workflow management capabilities, Radian6 is ideal for large companies who need in-depth social media monitoring. Radian6 dashboard pricing starts at $600 per month.) Lauren Fernandez Community Manager, Radian6 @cubanalaf Tracy DiMarino August 12, 2010 4:48 PM | Permalink Lauren, Thanks for stopping by. Thanks!

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Why Critics of Klout Are Missing the Big Picture

Convince & Convert

Other than signing book deals, the favorite sport of the social media punditry these days seems to be bashing Klout. Paul Gillin is a smart, experienced guy (and I like his book ) and he raised some valid points about how participatory breadth (having an account on a LOT of social networks) can increase Klout score – perhaps disproportionately. . they shout. An impossibility!

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List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

www.web-strategist.com

They have partners with Convio, Radian6, Crimson Hexagon, Sysomos, Trackkr, IBM, Porter Novelli, Sierra Club, HomeAway. Moloko Radian6 is the clear market leader when you look at the feature set of all the tools. I'm in the process of purchasing a tool and found that most lack key features such as deep reporting, routing, and managing volume. have spoken to many other vendors too.

How to Maximize the Symbiotic Relationship Between PR and Influencer

Convince & Convert

Sally is also an author with her book, “Smart News: How to Create Branded Content That Gets Found in Search and Shared Social” and her blog The Proactive Report.  . Radian6. Put Me In, Coach. Want to be the best?  Learn from the best. Sally Falkow has over 30 years of experience in PR and has trained and coached thousands of professionals and executives of all kinds. In This Episode.

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

www.briansolis.com

expand our engagement teams to identify the right people (using mblast, radian6, klout, etc.) 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. In doing so, we literally make the world a much smaller place. Great thoughts.I

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

www.web-strategist.com

Frequently mentioned vendors include Radian6, Alterian, ScoutLabs, Visible Technologies, Cymfony, there are over 145 known vendor s. 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.

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How is PR Changing?

blog.journalistics.com

Rip that page out of the book and throw it away. The ‘book of thud’ approach to reporting on PR success is outdated – surprisingly, many organizations still measure PR results by the number of placements generated per month. Journalistics Home About Subscribe How Is PR Changing? by Jeremy Porter on January 29, 2010 I get this question all the time. PR is always changing.

The Nightmare Public Relations Professional and How to Stop Him

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Brian Solis and Deirdre Breakenridge just published an excellent book, Putting the Public Back in Public Relations. There’s no effort in adding thousands of email addresses to an address book, performing a mail merge, and sending off a generic press release. Jonathan Fields Self Help,&# asking him to review a new book. With some of these pitches, I scratch my head. Great.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

www.convinceandconvert.com

Radian6 For advanced social media listening, I often recommend my friends at Radian6 , who have – in my opinion – the most robust feature set and product development roadmap of all the widely available social listening platforms. Thanks for the Radian6 shout-out! Thanks for the Radian6 shout-out! Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions.

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Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

Her blog, Web Content Curator , covers blogging, book reviews, social media, and more. Alice is a writer of both fiction and nonfiction, and co-author of the book Let’s Panic About Babies (due out in March 2011). Alison is an interactive copywriter, social media fashionista, Internet marketing blogger, and Facebook addict, as well as co-author of The Facebook Marketing Book.

Advice for a New Internet Marketer (or How to Spot Internet.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Perhaps this is a fact that her agency overlooked, so as a good friend, I told her that it would be in her best interest to learn about approved tactics through the many  free blogs , to engage in acceptable and informative (though not free)  SEO training , and to read  the best SEO book/training program (aff). Paid SEO Book : SEO Book is the bible of search engine optimization.