NEVER Feed the Trolls
OCTOBER 12, 2010
Being a satirist at heart, Loren got the bright idea of a puppet show in which his Shel Israel puppet interviewed some social media thought leaders and he even went so far as to buy the domain ShelIsrael.com and posted his shows there (Shel finally got control of the domain.) The more you say, the more you feed ‘em. Trolls are a special breed. Well, it can get ugly. You decide.
Facebook News Feed Algorithm Changes: 5 Must-Reads
DECEMBER 5, 2013
This week, Facebook announced more changes to its news feed algorithm. Facebook News Feed Algorithm Changes…Again. Facebook issued news feed algorithm changes again and community managers everywhere are fighting the urge to melt their faces off. Facebook Announces More Links In The News Feed. Facebook Admits Organic Reach Is Falling Short, Urges Marketers to Buy Ads.
An Insider Look at Reach and Frequency Ad Buying on Facebook
Ignite Social Media
JUNE 23, 2016
Of the two methods of buying ads on the platform, Auction and Reach and Frequency , here’s a deeper look into the benefits of Reach and Frequency ad buying. What is Reach and Frequency Ad Buying. Facebook defines Reach and Frequency as “an ad buying type on Facebook and Instagram that can provide powerful and predictable results.” Me, too.
How to Buy a Website
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
APRIL 10, 2012
Apart from a great how-to on starting up a site, it highlights the growing trend to buying websites rather than starting from scratch. Why Buy? By buying instead, you can get a proven website where you can focus on growing the site rather than getting than initial traction. Where to Buy. The alternative is to buy directly from the existing website owner.
Wonder How Will Your Post Get On Top Of Facebook News Feed ?? - Social Media
Social Media Network Marketing
NOVEMBER 14, 2014
Do you wonder how will your Post get on top of News Feed? News Feed is already a competitive place – as more People, Businesses and Pages are posting content, the competition to appear in News Feed has increased. There are some consistent traits that make Organic Posts feel too promotional: Posts that solely push people to buy a product or install an app Posts that push people to enter promotions and sweepstakes with no real context Posts that reuse the exact same content from ads I work as Freelance Social Media Network Online Professional.
5 Reasons You Don’t Buy Likes with Facebook Advertising
Convince & Convert
JULY 28, 2015
You want them to visit your website, buy something, fill out a form that gives you access to more important data (like email address). That’s how the Facebook news feed works. And given that the average click-through-rate on an organic post is.68% ( rough estimate, via Quora ) it is tough to reliably generate a lot of clicks through your news feed. ” he asked.
What If Twitter Did Buy TweetDeck?
APRIL 25, 2011
Note to self: invent something people love and then buy an island). Considering UberMedia was rumored to be in the mix to buy TweetDeck for $30 million just a few weeks ago, that’s very interesting news. Rarely do I see the “from web tag in many tweets in my feed. Will Twitter shut TweetDeck down if it buys it? Rumors ran rampant. Pure and overwhelming joy.
Ancestry.com Buys Top Facebook App We're Related
Stay N' Alive
SEPTEMBER 18, 2012
The playing field has since shifted to a much cleaner approach by Facebook of focusing on the News Feed, while encouraging developers to integrate Facebook Platform outside of the Facebook environment. The link between family connections and friend connections seemed like a natural fit for apps that were built to connect one another. million. million in cash consideration.
Getting The Social Customer To Buy
SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
They're asking customers to subscribe to the RSS feeds of their Blogs or share their content, while the brand editors spend zero time engaging in the comments on the Blogs being created by their customers. Then, she heads down the store (if she hasn't made the purchase online) to buy the dress. Shopping is a social act. We'd like to think that it's the perfect fit for Social Media. Is it? Between us friends, I've shifted and changed my presentations on Digital Marketing in the past few months. It's true. What are brands really up to? Social Media is not a destination. nothing.
A New Take on the ‘Registry’ – Crowdfunding Helps Millennials Buy a New Dodge Dart
The Realtime Report
JANUARY 22, 2013
Instead of the traditional engaged couple asking family and friends to purchase silverware and bedding, “ The Dodge Dart Registry ” is a new vehicle for millennials to raise funds to buy a new car. Users can click on “Activity Feed” or “Browse Registries” to see how others are faring on the site. with their contribution.
Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches New Profile Design and Buys Android App Cover
The Realtime Report
APRIL 14, 2014
Facebook’s feed now punishes pages that ask for likes or share reruns – Facebook announced it will decrease reach for Pages that ask users to like posts, share the same link or photo over and over, or bait-and-switch people with links to ad-filled sites (TechCrunch). Twitter. Reddit. Any social media updates that we missed? Let us know in the comments below.
Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring
The Realtime Report
JULY 21, 2014
Facebook tests new ‘buy’ button for online purchases in U.S. – Facebook is now testing a “buy” button that would allow consumers to purchase products directly from ads on the social network; so far the testing has included “a few small and medium-sized businesses” in the U.S. Reuters). Twitter. Foursquare. YouTube.
Buying & Selling Websites for Profit: An In-Depth Guide
MARCH 30, 2010
You are here: ViperChill » Business » Buying & Selling Websites for Profit: An In-Depth Guide Buying & Selling Websites for Profit: An In-Depth Guide Written by Glen, this post has 70 Comments Whenever I’m in “work mode I spend most of my time looking for websites to buy. Would you buy that? Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"
Why Buying Twitter Followers Is Damaging To Your Brand
MARCH 22, 2013
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Four Ways to Fight Content Thieves
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
Tools such as Yoast (a WordPress plugin), FeedBlitz (an RSS feed and email subscription service), and Genesis (a WordPress theme) automatically create that sentence for you so it appears any time someone scrapes your content. When you use FeedBlitz or other software for your RSS feeds, it allows you to get creative with what appears in your footer. Every day. You know what he said?
Social Media News Ticker: Foursquare Launches Swarm, YouTube Reportedy Buying Twitch
The Realtime Report
MAY 19, 2014
Facebook testing ads shortcuts on News Feed – to make it easier for advertisers to monitor their ads, Facebook is testing out putting an ads shortcut link in the right side of the News Feed (Inside Facebook). YouTube is reportedly buying video game live streaming site Twitch for $1 billion – YouTube is about to announce the acquisition of live-gaming site Twitch for $1 billion; in the last three years Twitch has become “immensely popular with video gamers and their fans” (GigaOM). Facebook. YouTube. Foursquare. Let us know in the comments below.
Is Link Buying Necessary?
Small Business Mavericks
FEBRUARY 24, 2011
» Is Link Buying Necessary? to incorporate link buying into your marketing plan. She says point blank that link buying is absolutely necessary in an “ultra-competitive niche. Secondly, I’d say that it’s the idea that you can compete in an ultra-competitive niche without buying links. Is link buying evil? I don’t think so. Is it unethical?
33 Phenomenal Content Marketing and Copywriting Guides and Tips
APRIL 23, 2013
” Feeding The Content Marketing Beast – 7 Places to Find Cheap Content by Heidi Cohen. While the study focused on Europe, its findings are more broadly applicable, such as that “87% of…buyers look for advice before buying…The first source when doing so: Web searches. What types of content are most valuable to my sales prospects? ’ Yawn. ”). Adam T.
Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Ad Retargeting, Google ‘+Post Ads,’ Apple Buys Topsy
The Realtime Report
DECEMBER 9, 2013
Facebook adds more ‘News’ to News Feed to become more Twitter-like – Facebook is now promoting more ‘real news’ posted by users; the social network’s news-feed algorithm will now expose more links to articles from media organizations — especially on mobile (AdAge). Apple buys Topsy, a social media analytics firm – last week Apple acquired Topsy Labs, a research company that analyzes tweets; Apple would not disclose the “purpose or plans” behind the acquisition (The New York Times). Google+. Twitter. Tumblr.
Show 354 - Why Should Anyone Buy From You
OCTOBER 7, 2011
Justin Basini , an award winning brand marketer, entreprenuer and author of Why Should Anyone Buy from YOU? Justin Basini, an award winning brand marketer, entreprenuer and author of Why Should Anyone Buy from YOU? Pod Casts justin basini why should anyone buy from you trust social capital advertising marketing podcast leadership podcast anna farmeryThey discuss.
The Three “Ss” of a Successful Live Event
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Pay them (or pay their travel expenses, or buy a copy of their latest book for your attendees). That more than feeds everyone at our event, and the rest we drop off at a local shelter. . One thing that I’ve found effective is having tiered pricing depending on when people buy tickets. By Rich Brooks. This makes it more difficult for you to get found and engage your community.
Top 10 People Who Influence What Americans Buy
JULY 15, 2010
As the effects of the global recession linger, consumers are changing the way they shop, becoming more budget-conscious, eco-aware and cause-oriented, while paying greater attention to what, why and from who they are buying. While the financial market collapsed, Orman’s stock rose as she convinced people what NOT to buy during the economic recession. Suze Orman. Indra K. Nooyi. Quinn.
How a Social Media Evangelist Became a Social Media Realist
Social Media Strategery
OCTOBER 15, 2012
You can buy thousands of Facebook likes. The only thing that made me happier than seeing a senior executive read an unfiltered feed about their organization and start participating in the conversation was seeing those conversations manifest themselves in actual changes in how the business operated. Personal Social Media booz allen buy-in c-k linkedin pinterest social media social media strategyWhen did I become the guy who gets tired of social media? haven't blogged here in more than a month. I'm substantially less active on Twitter than I used to be. Poor Q1 sales?
Engaging Brand 418 - Marketing to the Ageing Consumer
JANUARY 20, 2013
Are we too focused upon the product design rather than the buying process? Is it more difficult to research the ageing consumer and the consumer buying behavior? Welcome to the latest and free The Engaging Brand podcast covering social marketing , business ideas and brand marketing tips but before we start. How physiological needs need to addressed first for customer experiences.
The Executive Series: High Level Strategy, Value Propositions and Social
NOVEMBER 16, 2011
The difference is that they leave the happy comment on the Facebook page for others visiting the page and sharing it in their friend’s news feed. - The numbers of calls to the outsourced customer call centre starts dropping. You need to provide that insight to the executive level of your company in order to get their buy-in. Yes I am that old! The Objective. The Value Proposition.
Etsy's PR Nightmare: Greeting Cards Making Light Of Rape
JANUARY 25, 2011
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. It’s a marketplace for buying and selling handmade products. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Seems simple enough, right? and now Flickr is.
Google: The search party is not over
AUGUST 20, 2010
If I have a website tailored to publishing content for people to merely read, Facebook is the winner here since the visitors I attract on Facebook that like my website's Facebook page will continually be presented with my articles in their news feed. On the other hand, if I have am selling a product or service, Google is the clear winner. What are Google's problems you ask? Absolutely.
Show 463 - The 6 Core Emotional Needs of Your Customer
NOVEMBER 30, 2013
How the buying process is both rational and logical and can business actually act in the same way to create the right customer experience? The needs continuum - how do you give consumers control during the buying process. How you can listen to The Engaging Brand. 1) You can listen on your PC now without downloading any software just click hear to listen to the latest marketing podcast. 2) You can subscribe to the show via iTunes or. 3) If you use a different podcatcher then you can subscribe using the following RSS Feed. We discuss . Are human needs truly universal?
Let The Grocer Teach You E-mail Marketing
Small Business Mavericks
APRIL 23, 2011
While it’s technically true that groceries are something that everyone has to buy, it’s also true that they have plenty of choices in where to get their groceries. About Us What’s a Maverick? » Let The Grocer Teach You E-mail Marketing What can a grocer possibly know about e-mail marketing? Everyone needs groceries. And that’s why marketing is important.
How to Make Pinterest Your Brand’s Own
Convince & Convert
APRIL 5, 2013
The RSS feed is: [link]. Social Pros Podcast best buy callan green content marketing pinterest social media social media risks social media strategy social media tools Social Pros social technology visual brand Callan Green, Sony @callanpaola. Read on for some of the highlights and tweetable moments, or listen to the full podcast. Please Support Our Sponsors. Listen Now .
Why Buy A Car, When You Can Have A BMW On-Demand?
DECEMBER 15, 2014
Now, Hachette has launched an initiative that enables authors to sell their books directly to fans through a "buy" button on Twitter. Consumers won''t have to leave their Twitter feed to spend money on books. Imagine if you could buy and sell stocks - in a simple and smart way - on your smartphone. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It''s not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media. morning show.
#99: What is your Question, Derek Media, and Facebook buys Friendfeed
AUGUST 10, 2009
Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me #99: What is your Question, Derek Media, and Facebook buys Friendfeed August 11, 2009 by Taylor Marek Big BIG Announcements!! Technology : Facebook buys Friendfeed Yeah, this changes the game once again. Sponsored by GoToMeeting, try it FREE for 30 days: [link] Big moves and changes being made in the Business and Technology sector, you will want to sit down and listen to this one. Finances : What is your Question? Now its your turn. link] !!
Podcast 402 - How to Grow Your Business
SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
Laurence Capron joins me, Anna Farmery to talk about how you can grow your business and strategies to help you to decide whether to build, borrow or buy. How people can underestimate the decision of build, borrow or buy. How you can listen to The Engaging Brand. 1) You can listen on your PC now without downloading any software just click hear to listen to the latest marketing podcast. 2) You can subscribe to the show via iTunes or. 3) If you use a different podcatcher then you can subscribe using the following RSS Feed. Is growth always the right strategy for business?
Show 445 - Business Marketing Tips for Slideshare
JULY 28, 2013
How you can offer different calls to action for the buying cycle. How you can listen to The Engaging Brand. 1) You can listen on your PC now without downloading any software just click hear to listen to the latest marketing podcast. 2) You can subscribe to the show via iTunes or. 3) If you use a different podcatcher then you can subscribe using the following RSS Feed. We discuss.
Why You Should Buy Trust Agents
AUGUST 17, 2009
How Your Customers Shop On Instagram
MAY 24, 2016
Here’s how it works: as Nordstrom posts to their Instagram feed, the photos are added to their Like2Buy landing page as well, which looks just like their Instagram feed. user can click on the link in their profile, visit the identical Like2Buy page, click on the image again, and go directly to the product page to buy what’s in the photo. Instagram selling is not a fantasy.
The Many Faces of Facebook Ads
The Social Media Hat
MAY 6, 2016
These ads appear on the right-hand column of Facebook user pages and have evolved over the years to look similar to the ads that appear in the News Feed. They are bigger in size than the News Feed ads, which on the one hand gives them a spotlight of their own and on the other makes them look like clear adverts. News Feed ads. Which type of ads should you buy? Column ads.
Social Media for Your Business: Quality Over Quantity
AUGUST 7, 2014
Tip: Never buy followers, however tempting this may be! Be genuine, be human, be yourself. It’s easier to turn a follower into a buying customer when they truly trust and like you. Take a look at your last 10 Social Media updates and ask yourself: Would I engage with that post if I saw it in my news feed? We all want to see our followers on social media skyrocket in numbers.
Is AOL Moving Forward, Or Back?
Small Business Mavericks
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
Everyone is speculating about whether or not AOL made a good buy. If you look at AOLs goal, to develop a diverse group of news and content sources that cover the local, national, and international scenes, then it may very well be a good buy. About Us What’s a Maverick? Social Media Rule #1: Don’t Post Too Frequently » Is AOL Moving Forward, Or Back? Yummy!
How to build email subscribers from Social Media
MAY 3, 2016
This could be to buy your product or… if they are not ready to buy then you could encourage them to become an email subscriber so you can continue to market to them. But it’s probably too early for them to buy something from you and that is why email is so useful and powerful to help build that relationship over time. Well…long live email. Edgar scheduling.
5 Reasons Your Facebook Ads Aren’t Performing
JUNE 14, 2016
They are already warm and ready to buy. million fans) regularly does through ads (believe me I know from all the ads in my own news feed). 2. Your If you’re a social media marketer, you know you have to run Facebook ads. When When they are running correctly, your ads can bring you signups, orders, web visits or video views. You’re Targeting Non-Fans. Probably very few.
Why Most Social Media Departments Fail
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
OCTOBER 25, 2011
Anyone can buy Twitter followers and artificially inflate the numbers on your account, thereby making your social media consultant look like a true social media rockstar , but once the money is invested, in all likelihood, how many people will actually buy your product or use your service? Goal Setting. Manage and grow our fan base on Facebook. What are you trying to get out of it?
How to Create the Perfect #LinkedIn Profile #infographic
AUGUST 18, 2013
Here’s some highlights: Start with a picture; people buy from people and a professional LinkedIn profile picture will help esablish trust. Share news and information with your network through the activity feed. It all comes back to you LinkedIn profile. It doesnt matter how much activity you have on the LinkedIn network or connections you have.