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Social Media Users More Likely to Buy From Brands They Follow

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media Users More Likely to Buy From Brands They Follow by Pam Dyer on March 18, 2010 Share People who follow a brand on Facebook or Twitter are more inclined to shop that brand or recommend it to others, according to a new report by Chadwik Martin Bailey. What’s your take? short answer is yes.

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Social Media Strategery

Looking forward to hearing your thoughts on some of my more *ahem* recent posts blog comments powered by Disqus « Previous Entries Popular Comments Featured Tags Identify the Right People to Manage Your Social Media Initiatives The Evolution of the Social Media Evangelist Twenty Theses for Government 2.0, Powered by Wordpress. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

Facebook Advertising: Brands Can't Buy Enough | pamorama

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook Advertising: Brands Can’t Buy Enough by Pam Dyer on July 27, 2010 Share If you’re wondering how Facebook is performing among large brands, look no further than Barry Diller. link] Tweets that mention Facebook Advertising: Brands Can’t Buy Enough | pamorama — Topsy.com [.]

35 Great Social Media Infographics

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disqus ? link] Buy Facebook Fans The “10″ levels of communication is absolutely priceless! pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 35 Great Social Media Infographics by Pam Dyer on March 3, 2010 Share Here’s a collection of terrific social media infographics that might come in handy. The Social Engagement Spectrum 2. Anyone?

Feature Friday: How to Choose the Best Comment System for Your Blog

Ari Herzog

While many bloggers prefer to stick with their native comments system, whether it’s WordPress, Blogger or any other of the popular platforms, others are preferring to use third-party systems like Disqus , IntenseDebate and Livefyre , amongst others. Easier buy-in for commenters. image: ilmungo. The following is a feature article by Danny Brown. Native Comments. image: iandavid.

Average Age of a Facebook User? 38. [Infographic] | pamorama

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blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Careful, Google: Facebook Has Passed You in Time Spent on Site [Chart] Next post: Fans, Followers, or Subscribers: Which Are Better For Brands? pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Average Age of a Facebook User? Did you know that the average age of a Facebook user is 38 years old?  And what about Twitter ?

Please Help Me Pick a New Look For My Blog

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Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Please Help Me Pick a New Look For My Blog February 5th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet I’ve been making a few tweaks to Convince & Convert recently, with the help of my friend (and WordPress/SEO ninja) Chuck Reynolds. We’ve added Disqus as the commenting system.

We're Addicted to Social Networks: 48% of Us Check Them in Bed

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact We’re Addicted to Social Networks: 48% of Us Check Them in Bed by Pam Dyer on March 21, 2010 Share If you had any doubt about the extent to which Facebook, Twitter, and other social platforms have taken over people’s lives, stats like these should help put them to rest. msigeek This is Funntassticc.! Great post.

Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You're Creating.

Social Media Strategery

Fri, Aug 27, 2010 Government 2.0 , Social Media Do the top developers for Google’s Android operating system use Blackberries?  Do the IT guys developing Windows 7 use Macs?  Do the folks at WordPress use Blogger to host their personal blogs? Now, take a look at the official support areas for WordPress , Telligent , MindTouch , Jive or any of the dozens of social software vendor sites.  bwe08 101 bah best practices blog boozallen booz allen buy-in change management communications community conference DC DHS E20 education enterprise 2.0 Powered by Wordpress.

Social Media: A Cheat Sheet [Infographic]

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media: A Cheat Sheet [Infographic] by Pam Dyer on March 14, 2010 Share Are you new to social media? Are you unsure about how to engage your audience via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and the rest? Here’s a handy infographic that doubles as a roadmap of the social Web. The image below has been scaled.

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

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Blogging Platforms: While a common feature in community platforms the dominant platforms include Wordpress, SixApart, Squarespace and a variety offered at other companies like Google’s Blogspot. Slower incumbents will use a war chest to buy innovation –few will innovate. See how I segment these vendors into specific sub classes. Social Media Management Systems.

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How Fortune 100 Companies are Leveraging Social Media [Infographic]

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blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Social Media: A Cheat Sheet [Infographic] Next post: Facebook Becomes Most Popular U.S. Haim Great infograph, I'll translate it into Hebrew. link] Michael Borowiecki I'm a little surprised at how low the average number of accounts there are per company in each of the social media sites. link] Pam Dyer It's interesting, isn't it?

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

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Disqus Comments : Disqus Comments is a comment system and moderation tool for a Web site or blog. With HootSuite, you can manage multiple Twitter profiles, pre-schedule tweets, and view metrics, and teams can collaboratively schedule updates to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, WordPress, and other social networks via Web, desktop, and mobile platforms. But never fear! site (e.g.

12 Reasons to Use Social Media to Grow Your Business

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 12 Reasons to Use Social Media to Grow Your Business by Pam Dyer on June 1, 2010 Share Social media is fast becoming an essential part part the marketing mix for brands. Here are 12 compelling reasons to use social media to help grow your business: 1. Are you using social media to grow your business? Good stuff! Thanks again.

What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

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link] 10 Online Strategies for Your Next Product Launch | Online Buy Review [.] Have an account? He is currently the Editor-in-Chief of Organic’s industry-leading blog Threeminds , which features forward thinking articles on digital marketing. Social media has quickly become de facto for interaction and communication, emerging as the new gateway for consumer influence. Mobile 2.0

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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Companies like Dell and Best Buy are adopting different strategies for listening to Internet chatter. link] Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing | WORDPRESS! [.] Have an account? This post was co-authored by Dhiraj Rajaram, the founder and CEO of Mu Sigma. Social media has come of age. While data is abundant, it is by nature unstructured. Not many, right?

Calculate the Value of Your Facebook Page

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Calculate the Value of Your Facebook Page by Pam Dyer on May 19, 2010 Share Marketers are clamoring for data to determine the ROI of their social-media efforts, and a new free tool called the Social Page Evaluator , from social media management company Vitrue , is here to help. The Social Page Evaluator is easy to use.

12 Social Media Marketing Myths

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There are many free blogging tools, too, like WordPress, Blogger, FriendFeed, and Twitter. Sure, people participate to discuss products and services that they may some day buy from you… but if you’re not interested in the small talk that comes with social discourse, you’re right: you shouldn’t be involved in social media marketing. pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 12 Social Media Marketing Myths by Pam Dyer on January 19, 2010 Share For brands, resistance to social media is futile. Your competitors have embraced it.

The Social Habit: Who Uses Social Media and How

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact The Social Habit: Who Uses Social Media and How by Pam Dyer on June 22, 2010 Share Edison Research just released its latest report on social network usage. The study compares the behavior and demographics of frequent users of social media to those of the population at large. Here are the principal findings from the report: 1.

7 Ways to Take the Media World by Storm

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Buy a Media Company: Do an analysis on the media companies in your industry. Joe: For low-tech businesses, an excel spreadsheet, a content management system like WordPress (for your blog) and a solid email provider is really all you need. For content distribution , look at Disqus , Outbrain , PRNewswire or Taboola. Enjoy! Make Mobile Your Top Channel Strategy. Leverage it.

Social Media: Tracking Its Exponential Growth [Stats, Video]

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blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Who’s Using Twitter in the U.S.? It did an excellent job of explaining the importance of the social Web and its impact on society. Erik is also the author of the fine book Socialnomics , which details how social media has forever changed the way we live and do business. You’d better. Was taken aback with some of the Stats. love it.

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Facebook Becomes Most Popular US Web Site

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook Becomes Most Popular U.S. Web Site by Pam Dyer on March 16, 2010 Share If you work for a business or own one, social media engagement is probably on your radar. The flow of marketing dollars toward the social Web continues unabated and is increasing exponentially. according to Hitwise. population).

Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For

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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! View More » Dev & Design HOW TO: Make Your WordPress Blog More. Dan Schawbel is the author of Me 2.0: Reputation management is essential to both individuals and companies. You might want all three.

The Post Your Fellow Bloggers Don’t Want You to Read

Viper Chill

Because of the nature of the next email, we want to ensure that whoever buys the product doesn’t keep getting asked to purchase it. If you’re using something like Wishlist for WordPress (which we use) then you can do this automatically. While many people will buy from your previous email, other people take either another reminder, or just a little more convincing.

8 Social Media Tips for Small Business

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Health and Beauty blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Social Media Demographics: An Analysis of the Leading Sites Next post: If Size Matters, Social Media is Huge in the U.S. Yet only 16% of U.S. small businesses say they use social media to engage their customers — since there are 29.7 million small businesses in the U.S. million are currently leveraging the social Web.

Facebook is Trampling Other Social Networks

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook is Trampling Other Social Networks by Pam Dyer on April 21, 2010 Share Back in March 2008, Facebook was poised to overtake MySpace, but it wasn’t yet the most popular social network in the world. Now it’s obliterating everybody. Average Age of a Facebook User?

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

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Blog Comments (The blog is on WordPress) Disqus This is what I use to manage comments here at Convince & Convert. This is one of the plug-ins that doesn’t sync well with Disqus, so it’s not working as well as it used to, pre-Disqus. WordPress The WordPress iPhone app is slick. Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions.

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The Half Assed Guide to Brand Awareness

Josh S Peters

Brand Addiction by NeoGaboX In order for people to want to buy from you they need to know who you are. Consumers often build a relationship (mental or physical) with brands that they are aware of and are more likely to try new products or buy from a brand they know or are familiar with. They need to be aware of your brand. The answer always comes down to research. That’s wrong.

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What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business 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! link] / blog comments powered by Disqus More Subscription Options » Twitter RSS Top 6 Today 1 35 Entertaining 404 Error Pages 2 5 Website Designs That Blew Us Away [Mashable A. Learn more.

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5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

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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! blog comments powered by Disqus More Subscription Options » Twitter RSS Top 6 Today 1 10 Amazing Android Photographs 2 35 Entertaining 404 Error Pages 3 Photo Finish: TwitPics Capture the New York Cit. 10 Inspiring "Buy One Give One" Proje. Learn more. Be a resource.&# 4. Thanks, Erica. link].

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What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Business Small business Social media 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! HOW TO: Make Your WordPress Blog More. Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Learn more.

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HOW TO: Activate Your Brand's Super Influencers

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING 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! That’s pretty incredible, considering social campaigns require no media buys and cost next to nothing to implement, whereas banners and search ads are a huge expense. 10 Inspiring "Buy One Give One" Proje.

How to Become a Niche Rockstar: The Guide

Viper Chill

Using a comments system like Disqus to stand out (where people can comment with multiple social profiles) instead of using a separate registration page as many of them require. Search engine spiders don’t buy your products and doubling your Twitter count with irrelevant followers won’t change your bottom line either. The Benefits of Rockstardom. Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.

Top 10 Twitter Tutorials on YouTube

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Top 10 Twitter Tutorials on YouTube by Pam Dyer on June 8, 2010 Share We all know that YouTube is a treasure trove of entertainment, with endless hours of Justin Bieber crooning to tweens and cats playing the piano. Twitter in Plain English This quick, no-nonsense introduction is a great starting point. 2. Thanks for sharing!

3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook Likes and Shares

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz 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! blog comments powered by Disqus More Subscription Options » Twitter RSS Top 6 Today 1 10 Amazing Android Photographs 2 35 Entertaining 404 Error Pages 3 Photo Finish: TwitPics Capture the New York Cit. November 8, 2010 David A.

How PR Pros Are Using Social Media for Real Results

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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! One method that has yielded results for Targus is utilizing its Twitter account for giveaways and promotions and monitoring Twitter conversations to target bag-buying consumers. HOW TO: Make Your WordPress Blog More. See how it works here. Claire McCaskill , the junior U.S. Thank you for sharing.

Social Media Optimization Tools

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link] Audeliz Angie Perez Free is suppose to be juciy enough to get one buy premium services. link] leeodden Top tools for me are WordPress, Email, Twitter, Facebook and of course Google. Heck, we’ve been blogging about SMO since 2006! HowSociable is a useful tool to quickly gauge the social presence of a particular keyword or brand name. Your own or competitors for example.

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