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Teem’d: The New Collaboration Tool


This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. It transforms how organizations create, collaborate, and publish social media content at the national and local levels. Our platform uses a workflow process to create a collaborative environment where users (your hand-picked team of employees!) Cool Social Tools

Snapchat: An Emerging Platform for Teamwork and Collaboration

Waxing UnLyrical

While Snapchat has been used for brands and other public relations campaigns, it can be used for collaborative and teamwork efforts as well. In fact, I used Snapchat for the first time this semester to not only showcase what I am doing in my classes, but also to document, share, and collaborate with my students and fellow PR professors on projects and assignments. Visual Chat session.

Monday Roundup: Collaboration

Waxing UnLyrical

So this week’s roundup focuses on how collaboration can play a major role in successful campaigns and projects. 1.  Collaboration Tools for Social Media Teams: You Don’t Have to Do It All Alone. Why: Slack is just one of the tools I personally use for collaboration. Collaboration Tools to Improve Your Content. ” 3. ” 4. 

Defining Social Business: a Call for Clarity and Collaboration


It’s also a call for collaboration. Collaboration is one of the ideas we encounter a lot in a social business context. However, in this case, I call upon YOUR collaboration. This morning I launched the idea of c reating a collaborative (e)Book on social business on Twitter, it seemed to interest people, despite the day and time. Please do collaborate on this one.

The value of collaboration


The Value of Collaboration #1: Reducing internal service costs. Now, though, you can readily apply the same tools and practices inside your firm. The solution has 4 parts: Use the collaboration platform to store answers you already have. The Value of Collaboration #2: Reducing how much your firm prints. This isn’t a new idea. quote context: [link]. quote context: [link].

Adobe Disrupts Enterprise Collaboration With New Tool for Marketers

Stay N' Alive

Enterprise collaboration is quickly becoming the future of communication within the enterprise. Using tools like Yammer , employees have been able to collaborate between themselves on internal "social networks" where links, photos, and information could be shared. Each new element appears as a card in the feed for employees to collaborate.

Open Letter to the CxO: Can You Survive the Age of Integration and Collaboration?


The only way to make that success happen is integration and it requires a collaborative culture. customer culture is a collaborative integration culture It’s my role, your role and that of management to create engaging experiences for employees. And engagement is what makes people productive, passionate and collaborative. An open letter to the CxO. No, I’m not a blogger.

Civic Crowdfunding vs Tax – Collaborative Government #Gov2

Laurel Papworth

Collaborative projects eg. Those with money can crowdfund (and do, even before the tools were available online) outcomes suitable for them. By the way, World of Warcraft is good for teaching that… digital economy government Online Communities social media Social Media Australia #budget2014 collaboration democracy Let’s have a look at. Petitions online. Crowdfunding.

Four Content Discovery Tools to Engage

Spin Sucks

Content discovery tools address this challenge by finding the most-shared, trending content and providing relevant content suggestions for your weekly editorial calendar. Here’s a look at four content discovery tools that can add meaningful value to your audience engagement efforts. To get started, you need to connect to the tool with your Facebook, or Twitter accounts.

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12 Time-Saving Tools for Content Marketers

Convince & Convert

Fortunately, there are lots of great, time-saving tools out there that can dramatically increase the impact of your content marketing efforts. If you’re looking for an advanced customer analytics tool that you don’t need a PhD to use, then MixPanel is for you. Like many analytics tools, it has standard features such as funnel reports, retention analysis, and user segmentation.

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[Cool Social Tools] The Power of Breezio


Startups and tech vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms – SocialFish readers love to read about new tools and apps! Breezio makes creating posts, collaborating on content, and finding experts and team members in your portal a breeze. Cool Social Tools FeaturedOptimal Community Engagement.

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9 Productivity Tools I Use to Run My Company

Convince & Convert

The whole list of the tools we use routinely would be a VERY long post, as we have more than 50 pieces of software in our bag of tricks, but this batch of 9 are our most important contributors in terms of team interaction and efficiency. 1. Sococo This is probably our newest tool and has quickly become indispensable. Those are the nine we use most for time saving and collaboration.

Social Media Tools and Resources for Social Learning


Here’s a link to the list, which includes articles on social learning and the difference between social media and social learning, then a list of social media tools and platforms that I think go hand-in-hand with social learning. Social Media Platforms and Tools for Social Learning. What hashtags do your members use to connect and collaborate with each other?

Why collaboration is not as easy as it seems


To develop cooperation with others and to collaborate, you need to understand what you have in common. This is the chimera of collaboration culture composed of elements from many different segments of culture and between people. Analyzing Collaboration Culture Clash from Rawn Shah. Loved this deck by Rawn Shah. ————– ( photo credit ).

The Five Best Pinterest and Instagram Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

As with other social networks, the right tools can help marketers use these platforms more effectively. Here are a handful of the best tools for growing your brand’s following and monitoring your results on Instagram and Pinterest. 1)   ScheduGram. Sample review: “My go-to tool for content scheduling and detailed Pinterest data is Tailwind. This is the tool for you!”

Time-Saving Tools and Apps for Social Media Management


So without further ado, here are eight social media management tools and apps that will help you enhance productivity while cutting down time: 1. HootSuite is hands down the most commonly used tool for social media management by profits and non-profits alike. The tool also integrates detailed posting schedules, advanced analytics including Google Analytics and insights from Facebook.

How SocialStudent Improves Engagement and Collaboration @KatyTroughton #IBMConnection #education

Blue Focus Marketing

What is IBM doing to help empower students to better engage, collaborate, and take a leading role in the social age? The goal of SocialStudent was to provide participants with a real-world collaborative environment similar to the ones they’re likely to experience once they’ve graduated and entered the workforce. Does SocialStudent sound like a promising step forward to you?

Show 435 - Best Practice for Online Collaboration

Engaging Brand

Anna Farmery  talks with Lionel Roux from Wimi - a company  Wimi specialising in collaborative work tools. We Collaboration online - why are people reluctant to it? What is the strength of collaboration online? What are the best practices for online collaboration? Can you analyse the efficiency of online collaboration? Anna Farmery talks with Lionel Roux from Wimi - a company Wimi specialising in collaborative work tools. We discuss Collaboration online - why are people reluctant to it? What is the strength of collaboration online?

Twelve Digital Tools You’ll Be Using More of in 2015

Spin Sucks

On the twelfth day of Christmas, Spin Sucks gave to you… 12 digital tools, 11  most read blog posts , 10 top communicators , nine great PR blogs , eight up and comers , seven must-listen podcasts , six communicator gifts , five communications trends , four free webinars , three strategy games , two Crazies’ secrets , and the PR win of 2014. Sococo might be my favorite tool of 2014.

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17 Productivity Tools for the Ultimate Business Gain

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Every so often, I reevaluate the tools I use to see if something is better. I’m very open and flexible about discovering new technologies because I strive for efficiencies, especially as my work environment is not the same as most others. In short, it’s easy to work remotely these days, especially with the tools available to us in this day and age. Let’s dive in.

38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

Innovation is alive and well in the development of cool free and low-cost web-based tools and apps. It’s great to find a tool that automates some little process or provides a new capability you’ve been looking for, and fun to find a tool you didn’t even know you needed. There’s an app for that—or cool web tool. Cool Social Media Tools.

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Ten Apps and Tools to Make Your Strategic Planning More Productive

Spin Sucks

Here are 10 effective tools and apps that will boost your business strategy. Collaborating with a professional writer or editor can help you to achieve such perfection. Evernote Business This app will create a collaborative environment where your team can brainstorm for new ideas and then develop and launch projects in accordance with your strategy. It happens to everyone.

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50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013


There are countless tools out there, offering many ways to analyze, measure, display, and create reports about your engagement efforts. These 50 tools distill data in ways that are relevant to your social media marketing plan, enabling you to figure out how to succeed with your audience. Determining which tools are right for you requires a clear definition of your objectives.

Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community


This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have useful tools they’d like you to know about. ———— Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community. Small World Labs helps nonprofit organizations engage, collaborate with, and mobilize their supporters. Collaboration Groups. Document Collaboration. Cool Social Tools

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Ring! Your Best Web Marketing Tool is Calling

Spin Sucks

The best web marketing tool is sitting right in front of you. Now share ideas, brainstorm, collaborate, make recommendations, make introductions. Example: The Best Tool in Action. There are a bazillion web marketing tools. But the best web marketing tool is offline. Marketing andy crestodina best web marketing tool human conversation phoneIt’s on your desk.

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If You Want a Culture of Collaboration, You Need to Accept the LOLCats Too

Social Media Strategery

If you want to create a vibrant culture of collaboration, you need to be OK with pictures of LOLCats, posts about the NFL playoffs, arguments about Apple and Android, and criticism of company policies. Collaborative communities don't just start innovating because you build a website and send a memo. It takes time for employees to feel comfortable using these social tools at work.

[Cool Social Tools] Hot Online Community Platforms for 2015


CareHubs allows doctors and other medical professionals to communicate and collaborate online while staying on the right side of the US government’s HIPAA mandate. Causeway : If your organization’s volunteers are highly collaborative, this could be the right platform for you. Cool Social Tools Industry Insider ————— Due diligence. Get it here.).

In the Collaborative Economy, Are Local Classifieds in Trouble?

Stay N' Alive

I''m a big fan of my friend Jeremiah Owyang''s principle of " The Collaborative Economy." The Collaborative Economy is a new phase of this principle, where instead of only sharing online, close friends, family, and some times strangers are now using online tools to find ways to share in real life. This is why I fear for local classifieds markets.

Engaging the Next-Gen Workforce through Collaboration #SocBiz #Leadership #Leaders

Blue Focus Marketing

Providing employees with social engagement platforms is one thing, but creating buy-in around those tools is quite another. And so, these panelists were asked what their companies had done to make their collaboration and social networking solutions appealing to their workforce. Marketers have known this secret for years: Sell the solution the tool offers, not the tool itself.

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Top 5 Rated Social Media Management Tools

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Top 5 Rated Social Media Management Tools. What is the best social media management tool on the market? This is a question that most social media marketers and entrepreneurs ask themselves – after all, finding the best tool can help with both productivity and efficiency, and it helps you make sure you get the most out of your social media marketing campaigns.

How I Got My Job As Director Of Social Media – Step 1: Build Experience Then Blog, Tweet, Collaborate!

SocMed Sean

Tools like knowledge bases, content management systems, enterprise search, blogs and wikis all played critical roles in the development of these systems. My collaboration with these team members expanded my areas of expertise and helped me expand my understanding of how to bring people together using technology as easily as possible. Social media is about people and relationships.

The Best Free (or Cheap) Tools for Blogger and Influencer Outreach

Adam Sherk

Social monitoring tools like Radian6 and PR suites like Vocus and Cision offer the greatest range of functionality for research and contact management. However utilizing enterprise-level tools is not always an option for smaller organizations, or even large ones with budget constraints. Each tool is free unless otherwise noted. Google+ Tools. Pinterest Tools.

15 Rocking Content Marketing Tools with Advice from Experts

Writtent Blog

With  9 in 10 organizations marketing with content , it’s evident that we need effective tools to create, publish, distribute, and analyze content published online. Needless to say, there are lots of tools out there, but which are the ones worthy to give a try? Here are 15 more awesome tools I believe can be of great help to you when coming up with awesome content for your business.

10 Online Tools to Make Content Like a Pro


When you support all stages of the content creation process with the right online tools, you’ll reach a whole new level of productivity and quality. Technology is super-supportive for bloggers; you just need to rely on the proper tools. Idea Generation Tools . Tools for Effective Research. Writing Tools. The tool also supports Markdown. Bubbl. Tomato Timer.

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100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools


But there has been an explosion of more elaborate tools, including Radian6 ‘s solutions, which offer you a complete listening and engagement platform, and Scout Labs ‘ tool that tracks social media and finds signals in the noise. Here’s a list of social media monitoring tools that might be helpful in your quest to get your arms around social media engagement, measurement, and metrics. If you have experience using any of these, or if I’ve omitted a tool that you find particularly useful, please comment and share! Addictomatic. Alterian.

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27 Must Use SEO Tools for Incredible Content Marketing Results

Writtent Blog

Not too hard if you have the right skills and strategy, but without an arsenal of SEO tools at your disposal, you are bound to waste time and money. Search engine optimization tools enable you to do those things efficiently; they do the legwork for you, so you can focus more time and resources on other areas of your business. Below is a list of the best SEO tools out there right now.

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The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Here’s a list of what I use that makes me productive, from time savers to the must have tools that rock my world. It’s a nice tool but it’s not as portable as Gmail, and I stick by it. This is one of the best tools — hands down. If there is one tool I won’t be able to live without, I’d have to give this one to Dropbox. Other Tools.

The 15 Most Life-Changing Editorial Calendar Tools

Writtent Blog

Michele Linn of Content Marketing Institute believes editorial tools are critical to “keep your content consistent and relevant.” It’s never to late to get started, which is why we’ve curated a list of the most powerful editorial calendar tools for everyone from the tiniest startups to major enterprises: 1. Sometimes the best tool isn’t the most expensive or complicated.

25 + Writing Tools a Freelance Writer Can’t Live Without

Writtent Blog

But by making sure you have all the right tools, you can increase your chances of success. Here are 25+ writing tools no freelancing wordsmith should go without…. 1. Online-Stopwatch is yet another blog writing tool that will help you speed things up. Luckily, there are tools to help you smash through it, like Write or Die. Collaborative Writing Editor. Portfolio.

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Create Collaborative Newsstreams with Twitter and MyTweetMag


This famous quote from Clay Shirky exactly describes the purpose of MyTweetMag : Twitter is a perfect tool for sharing information and links. MyTweetMag wants to help you to curate the twitter-stream together with your twitter-friends and to create a collaborative newsstream for a certain topic. Use it as a collaborative bookmarking-tool, a social news platform or a recommendation stream for your blog-audience. Create Collaborative Newsstreams with Twitter and MyTweetMag. “There’s no such thing as information overload, there’s only filter failure.&#.