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13 Ways to Use Facebook Events for Your Brand

Sprout Social

Now you have to dive into other features like Facebook ads to comply with their algorithm, but what about Facebook events? How to Create Effective Facebook Events. Facebook events are the perfect way to get users’ attention and keep it. With Facebook’s calendar connection, most people have their Facebook events connected to their smartphones. Name Your Event.

Social Media Community Management: An Interview with Kathryn Peck of EA SPORTS

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Her community outreach on behalf of Electronic Arts was amazing and her engagement with customers gives all of us lessons to live by. knew that as a community manager myself, I had to ask her about her own experiences with social media within a company that seemed to have been an early adopter of sorts in the social media community management realm. We embrace them all. 4.

3 New Social Media Features to Consider for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

You may think this feature is only reserved for glamorous red carpet events for beauty brands or adorable footage of puppies for animal shelters, but think again. Facebook Live is a creative way to give your audience an up-close and personal look at your product, event, and brand. Having an experiential event with an influencer. Hosting an exclusive event, contest, or giveaway.

How To Create Stunning Social Media Posts For Holidays, Trends, Events And More

The Social Media Hat

Social Media How To Create Stunning Social Media Posts For Holidays, Trends, Events And More. PromoRepublic - the new Calendar of Content Ideas helps you create stunning social media posts based on holidays, trends, events and more. You will also see only templates that are relevant for the season, day of the week, upcoming holidays and events. Sponsored Article.

Use Instagram to Create Visual Engagement


Today, we see an increasing number of brands jumping on board to create visual engagement with their fans by showcasing their products, services and events through mobile photo sharing on Instagram. How Threadless Engages its Community on Instagram. The community-based t-shirt company  Threadless is a crowdsourcing business whose design is created and chosen by the online community.

ProBlogger Training Event: A Last Release of Early Bird Tickets Today


This post was intended to let you know that last night we released a round of Early Bird Tickets for our upcoming Training Event on the Gold Coast in Queensland (Australia). About the Event. What : 20+ sessions of content on many aspects of building profitable blogs, networking events, a digital pass (audio recordings of the event) and much more. Speakers.

My Upcoming Social Media Presentations

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media My Upcoming Social Media Presentations Sun, Jan 4, 2009 Prof. Over the next few weeks, there are two events coming up where I will be speaking, and I hope that I’ll have the opportunity to meet you at one of them.  Government 2.0

How to Get Results with Facebook Ads

Spin Sucks

Want to create some buzz about an upcoming conference you’re attending? This type of targeting shows your ad with the viewer’s friend’s name, saying they either liked your page, RSVP’d to your event, or used your app. It’s especially effective if you first create an event page. How are you keeping your brand name top of mind for your Facebook community?

Social Media Trends, Prospects, and Challenges in India


From increasing audience traffic to digital publishers and the high level of online conversation during major events, this growth in content discovery and discussion is taking place across social platforms. Twitter in India takes center stage for breaking news and special events, bolstered by its partnership with broadcasters and media distributers. Personalized Content is the Key.

Facebook News Feed: Friends and Family First, Core Values

SocialTimes Facebook

That’s why today, we’re announcing an upcoming change to News Feed ranking to help make sure you don’t miss stories from your friends. We’ve heard from our community that people are still worried about missing important updates from the friends they care about. Something that one person finds informative or interesting may be different from what another person finds informative or interesting—this could be a post about a current event, a story about your favorite celebrity, a piece of local news or a recipe. The strength of our community depends on authentic communication.

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Social Solute: 4 Brands on Social Media to Admire This Year

Ignite Social Media

Disney Pixar not only uses Snapchat to promote its upcoming movies, like Finding Dory 2, but also engages its followers with entertaining “games” that work naturally within the platform (i.e. The real-time feature enables users and brands to share moments instantly and has produced fun Q&A’s, live interviews, and behind-the-scenes coverage of events. Airbnb. Disney Pixar.

20 Ways to Generate ROI from a Corporate Blog

Webbiquity SMM

Again, you can “advertise&# upcoming webinars in your sidebar. After the webinar (if it’s been recorded), write a follow-up post answering questions from the event and directing visitors to the recorded version online. Exhibiting at an upcoming trade show? Speaking at an event? Highlight your company’s community involvement. Here are 20 ideas.

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12 Tips to Organize and Run a Tweetathon

Waxing UnLyrical

There are so many things I’ve learned during the course of this campaign – about blogger outreach, about measurement and analytics, about Facebook Groups, about community building – there are probably a ton of posts waiting to be written. If anyone is not familiar with a tweetathon, it is basically a telethon type event that is held over Twitter. Background.

How to Create Sharable and Engaging Wall Photos on Facebook


Value could be product releases, upcoming events or special offers, but personally, I believe it would be even more valuable to share wall photos where the brand is presented in informal settings. How to Actively Use Facebook Post Insights to Improve Your Community Management. Tweet Written by Christina Bruun who works as Social Designer at Mindjumpers. Send a clear message.

Actionable Listening Promotes Real-Time Engagement


In addition monitoring news platforms will give you an edge and help you spot upcoming trends or even eye out those hot conversational topics as they are actually happening.  Stay current with any events or happenings that your brand could benefit from. 2:  Revealing your brand’s key influencers. In the following we will shed light on the benefits you can reap from social listening.

Are You Trying Social Media Contests to Promote Your Conference? [CASE STUDY: AILA]


Each year, AILA hosts many conferences and seminars to provide its members with important information about developments in immigration law.   The most important and anticipated event is the Annual Conference held in June of each year.  The main requirement of the AC180 contest was that each entrant post some information about the upcoming conference at least once weekly.  

Instagram Stories: How 18 Brands And Influencers Are Using It (And You Can Too!)

Buffer Social

Turn Stories into real-time events (and amplify engagement). Take a look at your event calendar and see if there are any upcoming events and activities that your online community can follow along. Use Instagram Stories to do research and interact with your community. Bring your offline and online communities together. 10 billion. We believe so!

SMS Marketing Trumps Social Media Marketing [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

Upcoming events – If you’re a local business then you know how valuable it is to be involved in the community. Special Announcements – Nobody can predict the future and sometimes weather or other events cause a change in regular business. They separate the two into what they call Narrowcast and Broadcast. What does this mean for marketers?

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How To Use Agorapulse To Promote Your Next Event

agora pulse

Have you ever been tasked with the job of managing social media for events? You are responsible for building awareness, selling tickets, managing attendee queries, keeping the momentum going during the event, ensuring that people are using the right hashtag and dealing with issues that arise. By the time the event is over your energy levels are close to zero. Before the event.

Social Media Tools and Resources for Social Learning


Hashtracking — Hashtracking is a free tool (well, free with limited capabilities) that lets you track your event’s hashtag across Twitter and Instagram and access analytics around influencers, number of tweets and other insights. Or #Eventprofs , for event and learning professionals. Articles about social learning and the difference between social media and social learning.

7 Facebook Marketing Case Studies


Many have discovered how to leverage their Facebook communities to strengthen brand loyalty and communicate directly with customers. The canvas print maker wanted to drive brand recognition and establish a presence on Facebook to: Increase fan engagement to build a dedicated Facebook community. Continue to grow revenue by offering relevant deals to its community. HubSpot.

10 Content Promotion Opportunities You Might Be Missing

Convince & Convert

Have an upcoming webinar ? Events and User Conferences. Broadcasting upcoming events through email signatures is a smart idea if you’re trying to boost attendance over an extended period of time. Not only does it engage the email recipient, but it keeps them aware of what conferences, trade shows, job fairs, and other events your company is hosting. Webinars.

Your Complete Social Media Checklist

Peg Fitzpatrick

Also, make sure you check out the upcoming Sprout Social and Peg Fitzpatrick webinar on How to Market on Social Like a Global Brand. Create conversations with brand advocates: Your brand advocates are the social media users who love your company and are happy to recommend your brand to their communities. Have you ever wished you had a social media checklist? Enjoy! . Guides. Quizzes.

[Artomatic Diaries] Getting started with Twitter branding and follow strategy


For DC, the event dates are determined by the site that is found to host the festival, usually a large corporate space either newly built (with developers looking for exposure to fill the building with new tenants) or slated for demolition. Since the event happens once a site is found, Artomatic is not necessarily every year. love their events so much! ” That’s it.

How Many PR pros Does it Take to Change a Lightbulb?

Waxing UnLyrical

It’s about using tools and technology wisely to create and grow communities around the conversations we want to generate; socializing those conversations; and motivating our communities to tell our stories for us. Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™.

How To Plan a Successful Hybrid Program


Hybrid events are changing. They began as an alternative way to connect a remote audience to a live, in-person event.  Challenge: My association is pursuing hybrid events. Work with a trusted hybrid event consultant to oversee and facilitate the entire project.  Have you run a successful hybrid event?  Do you have other tips to share? Social Learning

Watch 65 Smart Marketers Help You Be A Better Marketer

The Social Media Hat

That's why I want to let you know about an upcoming event to help you create and promote better content. Here's the best part: These guest speakers have never been together at one event before. And some of these speakers charge thousands of dollars to attend ONE of their live events. The event's broken down into the 12 stages of content marketing. 12 days.

5 LinkedIn Best Practices for Marketing Professionals

Sprout Social

This space is ideal for those wanting to cultivate audiences, build communities and push content that directly correlates to those in your industry. But we are going to tell you this is the best place for businesses to build their professional community. Industry Events. So write content about upcoming industry events or recap gatherings to keep certain conversations going.

How To Plan a Successful Hybrid Program


Hybrid events are changing. They began as an alternative way to connect a remote audience to a live, in-person event.  Challenge: My association is pursuing hybrid events. Work with a trusted hybrid event consultant to oversee and facilitate the entire project.  Have you run a successful hybrid event?  Do you have other tips to share? Here’s an example.

How to Get Started with Instagram Marketing


Decide on a visual theme to represent your brand Use your products to tell a story that will interest your audience Ensure that your photos provide value to your followers Here are the latest Instagram profile image dimensions: Find your audience by researching and listening Hashtags are the lifeblood of the Instagram community. Your goal should be 2-3 new photos per week.

11 Little Facebook Tips That Bring BIG Engagement Results

Rebekah Radice

Use it to promote your products, share what’s happening within your business and talk about upcoming events. recently changed mine to promote an upcoming Facebook webinar. Include links to webinars, videos, upcoming events you’re hosting, and in-depth information about you, your product and/or service. how long have you been serving the community).

How to Use Instagram to Expand Business Reach

Rebekah Radice

Set a time each day to post your content and then additional times to come back and engage with your community. Take a look at Jenn Herman to see someone that uses Instagram as a platform to educate, engage and inspire a thriving community.   2. What to Share: Local events. Neighborhood or community meetings. Are you using Instagram to connect with potential customers?

21 Social Media Marketing Tips You Can’t Live Without

Sprout Social

And you can also do things like use images for upcoming events, make company photos and craft other image tasks for posts to get more visual with your content. Join in on Communities. Within large social networks, smaller communities form. Participating in these communities will help you establish yourself or your company as an authority. Build a Community.

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Six Surprising B2B Content Marketing Ideas

PWB Marketing Blog

Tradeshow organizers can use a widget to help promote attendance at an upcoming conference with a countdown timer to the date and include an RSS feed with event updates, sponsors, ticket sales, etc. Company-Focused Community Site – Instead of reaching your customers on a 3rd party social network, build your social network. So how do you find new content that engages audiences?

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Google Hummingbird Algorithm

Bill Hartzer

And it’s already in place, so we really don’t have to worry to much about upcoming algorithm or ranking changes. At a press event, though, Danny Sullivan had it covered : Hummingbird helps with complex queries but also impacts over 90% of searches worldwide now. Amit Singhal of Google, at the press event said (with Danny interpreting): How’s it different?

#measurePR: Measuring the Networked Nonprofit with Beth Kanter

Waxing UnLyrical

” “How can we help our communities do better?” It will be on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 12-1 pm ET, with Geoff Livingston , who recently co-authored Marketing in the Round with Gini Dietrich , is one of the forces behind the upcoming xPotomac  on Feb. area, she loves helping for- and non-profit clients, both small and large, turn corporate codswallop into community cool™.

From #HungertoHope on World Food Day

Waxing UnLyrical

But last week, I had the opportunity to attend (completely by accident) a World Food Programme event at the State Department , where Hillary Clinton, Christina Aguilera and David Novak (Yum! It was a terrific event; it was the first time I’d been to the State Department, or seen H.C. So when Geoff Livingston asked if I’d share the word about an upcoming Razoo/Yum!

What You Can Learn From Taylor Swift’s New Album Instagram Teaser Campaign

Convince & Convert

Which is precisely why Swift has turned to Instagram to tell the story of her upcoming 1989 album in a clever way – a 13-day visual countdown. Align this with insights from your social media communities on their top wishes and questions to aid in your decision making. Image via Life is good, right? For most celebrities, yes. But, not Taylor Swift. Make It Special.

12 Ways to Improve Your Online Reputation with Wiselike

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Book authors, for example, can use Wiselike to promote upcoming titles coming out. For event promotion. You can promote upcoming events through Wiselike. As such, there’s the need to address the community in a very transparent way. With the rising popularity of AMAs, creating Wiselike was a natural progression. For marketing purposes. Your resume. Promise.

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth

Have a look at the Facebook page – the way Sydney Flashmob organise their events: SydneyFlashMob have a website. REQUIREMENTS FOR JOINING. • An eccentric sense of humour. • An open willingness to voluntarily particpate in public art/pranks staged by members. • You DO NOT have to attend every event. Community Created. Semi-professional, more community less client focussed.