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Search and Social Lessons from the Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference

Webbiquity SMM

Last month’s Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference opened with a blast of presentational energy from Neal Rodriguez. The conference, hosted by Marty Weintraub ‘s agency, aimClear, was an impressive affair. The post-conference free martinis were a nice touch too. Start with research: is your goal achievable? What’s the best way to accomplish it?

4 Conferences for Social Media-Aware Business Owners

Idaconcpts

As if there were any other kind of business proprietor these days, check out these four conferences for social media-aware business owners: 1. EmMeCon – Emerging Media Conference. Business & Marketing social media social media conference social media conferences social media for business ownersNew Media Expo 2013. Social Media Strategies Summit 2013.

2012 AllFacebook Marketing Conference: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

The Firebelly crew is back in the office today after spending last week in San Francisco for the AllFacebook Marketing Conference. Here are 5 must-reads by AllFacebook’s Justin Lafferty that came out of the conference sessions. We will be sharing some of our own thoughts on the conference later this week. Photos, Engagement Are Keys To Facebook Marketing Success.

State of Search 2015 Conference

Bill Hartzer

As a co-founder of the Dallas/Fort Worth Search Engine Marketing Association, I highly recommend that you plan attend the State of Search 2015 Conference , being held in Dallas on November 16th and 17th, 2015. The State of Search 2015 Conference will be the best one yet. There are simply no other conferences that offer the quality of speakers and the quality discussions for the price.

How To Speak At A Conference & Raise Your Social Profile

Jason Yormark

One of my favorite parts of my job over the past year or so is having had the opportunity to participate in speaking engagements at conferences and local business chapters. In addition to helping me add credibility to what I do, I’ve been able to connect with people offline, and create additional opportunities for myself and my firm. Connect in the real world. Get your house in order.

How To Speak At A Conference & Raise Your Social Profile

Jason Yormark

One of my favorite parts of my job over the past year or so is having had the opportunity to participate in speaking engagements at conferences and local business chapters. In addition to helping me add credibility to what I do, I’ve been able to connect with people offline, and create additional opportunities for myself and my firm. Connect in the real world. Get your house in order.

Enriching Conferences With Real Interaction

Janet Fouts

Conferences have changed. The days of canned presentations where we hear the same old blah, blah, blah we heard at the last 3 conferences just isn’t going to draw a crowd anymore. What attendees want are dynamic panels and forward thinking keynotes full of material they can take home and put to use. See the full agenda here. love this concept. Didn’t get your ticket yet?

How a Conference Creates Social Buzz

Mindjumpers

On Monday I am leaving for London for the conference Future of Web Design and I have already been impressed by the way they make use of digital media. The conference has been able to create plenty of opportunity for people and participants to connect with one another and to get the word out in a social way. Tweet. Written by Christina Bruun who works as social designer at Mindjumpers.

Nice use of QR codes in a conference book

SocialFish

Had to write up a quick blog post about the QR codes in the conference book for the Association Media & Publishing conference which took place last week. Check these out. Go on, try scanning them and see what happens! Awesomesauce. love QR codes! Don’t have a QR code reader on your phone? Click here to see where the first one goes, and click here for the second.

How to Evaluate Conference Call Services

Idaconcpts

There are many conference call service providers out there, all of which are competing for your attention. They all want you to come back, and use them as your main source for free conference calls. Beware Fake “Free” Conference Call Service. The Limitations of Free Conference Call Services. Some are free, some are not. Even if it may be a simple $0.99

5 Tips for a Fantastic Marketing Conference

Puzzle Marketer

I recently attended a marketing conference in Indianapolis, IN called Connections - “Inspire the Future” The event was put on by ExactTarget , an international email marketing service provider. Inspired by how well this event was executed, I thought I’d share 5 tips from what I saw at the conference that in my opinion made it successful. Bring in the Big Dogs – Not every company has the resources to hire famous celebrities, bands, and entertainers to attend their conference. Start off by introducing the problem. The more stories you tell, the better.

Firebelly CEO Presenting “Next Generation Social Media” At BOLO Conference

Firebelly

Our own Duncan Alney will be presenting “Next Generation Social Media For Agencies” at the 2014 BOLO Conference, a conference that brings together thought-leaders and change-makers of the agency world, in Scottsdale, Arizona on October 20th. Session description This session will focus on emerging trends that will effect most agencies in the near future. Specifically, Blog News

Conference Spotlight: Build Grow Scale LIVE

Kikolani

If you’ve seen my extensive list of over 120 business, online marketing, and and tech conferences for 2015 , you know there are a LOT of events out there to choose from. Build Grow Scale LIVE is a conference for anyone who wants to earn their income online. Topics covered at this conference include the following. Build Grow Scale LIVE in a Nutshell. When and Where.

PR Conferences: Which Are the Best?

Spin Sucks

She asks, “OK, because it’s on my mind and I’m planning my educational opps for the year, which two conferences are a MUST ATTEND for a PR pro working in social media? I’m a PRSA member and of course thinking I should head to Orlando in October. But what about the social media conferences? PR Conferences: Which Are the Best? It’s video blog time!

How to Apply Social to Conferences

SocialFish

Do you work in the Meetings or Conferences department of your association? Social media and conferences, just like chocolate and peanut butter are better together. When it comes to engaging conference participants before, during, and after, a face-to-face event, social media is a remarkably effective tool. Here’s a taster from the Conferences guide. 1. This is how.

Fireworks Factory: a new concept marketing conference

Sherrilynne Starkie

I was lucky enough to be invited to the first-ever Fireworks Factory conference held on Galiano Island , British Columbia.  The focus was on web strategy and I left the conference full of ideas and insights. Thanks to Darren Barefoot , one of the conference organizers, for this  Storify summary of the event. Fireworks Factory on Galiano Island. Twitter’s Biz Stone speaks.

4 Technology Conferences to Create Your Traveling Schedule for 2013

Idaconcpts

Whether your interest is in the world of gadgets, or strictly corporate technology, the many upcoming tech conferences give each of us the opportunity to be better at everything that we do for both work and play. When and Where: Visit New York City to attend the TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2013 conference, being held from May 18-22, 2013. Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013.

Lanyrd: Social Media Conferences & More

Jason Yormark

It seems like almost every day more and more cool sites are popping up taking advantage of the social web.  A few weeks ago I stumbled across another gem, Lanyrd and it’s officially my go to site for all things conferences.  I’m always a fan of great UI and simplicity in execution, and Lanyrd nails both.  Lanyrd uses your Twitter account to effectively crowdsource conference information and it’s working.  In addition to simply listing conference details, you can get information on speakers, sessions & content. Also Facebook integration would be a plus.

An Open Letter To Conference Organizers

Twist Image

Dear Conference Organizer, It's rare that you will get a letter from someone like me. speak professionally at over 60 events per year, due my industry involvement I also help to organize a handful of high-profile events every year and, top of that, I am a willing, happy and paying participant at many conferences per year. In the past, there were many great conferences that simply struggled with their marketing and positioning. Lately, I've been to several conferences that have been marketed so well that the actual content did not live up to the marketing of the event.

Join Us At 2016 Social Fresh Conference – Special Discounted Rate

Ignite Social Media

You’re invited to attend Social Fresh 2016 , a nationally recognized conference cited by industry leaders as the best social marketing conference. So make your plans now to attend this year’s Social Fresh Conference on Thursday, August 18th through Sunday, August 21st, 2016. Learn more and register today at Social Fresh Conference. See the full speaker list here.

How We’re Using Social Strategy to Build Conference Awareness

Simply Measured

How can you utilize it to ensure that your conference gets the hype, engagement, and attendance it deserves? At conferences, content is queen. You wouldn’t sign up, sacrifice resources, and spend money to attend a conference with a so-so agenda. Running a contest for a free conference pass gets your audience involved and increases event awareness. Run a Contest.

HR Reinvention: A Strategic + Interactive Conference for HR Leaders

SocialFish

Guess where Jamie Notter and I will be on May 22?  In Omaha for HR Reinvention. HR REINVENTION: WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT. Human Resources is at a crossroads. HR can no longer sit on the sidelines, watching others play the game. Time for change is upon us. Human Resources must evolve as a serious partner in the business, one that links values and value-creation with people and practices. REGISTER NOW!

Find All Of The LMA Conference Blog Posts Right Here

Myrland Marketing

I just got back from the Legal Marketing Association (LMA) Annual Conference, and see the blog posts and summaries beginning to show up here and there. LMA Uncategorized Annual Conference Articles Attorneys Blog Posts lawyers Legal Marketing Legal Marketing Association Legal Profession Summary Thanks! Nancy. Here you go: View my Flipboard Magazine.

Monday Roundup: the #IABC15 (IABC World Conference) Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

Yup, I’m in San Francisco this week for the IABC World Conference ; I love love love this city. Monday Roundup: the #IABC15 (IABC World Conference) Edition is a post from: Shonali Burke Consulting, Inc. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Monday Roundup: the #IABC15 (IABC World Conference) Edition. Around the Web Thought Leadership Andy Jankowski Gerard Braud IABC World Conference Paul Edwards Shel Holtz Tyler DurhamGood morning from the West Coast! Why did I leave again…? Intranets Reimagined: What Content Are Your Employees Most Interested In? ” 2. 

ARE YOU COMFORTABLE MEETING PEOPLE AT CONFERENCES? #LMA11

Myrland Marketing

There are a lot of conferences coming up, which explains why I’ve read several posts lately that help readers understand how best to take advantage of conferences they are attending. Networking Uncategorized Business How To Meet People Legal Marketing Association LMA LMA Annual Conference LMA11 MarketingOne of the concerns I know a lot of people have is that they aren’t comfortable networking with others they don’t know, which is perfectly understandable. You [.].

6 Great Conferences to Attend Before the End of 2012

Convince & Convert

And when it comes to getting educated on how you can grow your business and attract positive (while properly handling negative) attention through social media, there’s nothing quite like the experience of an in-person conference with the brilliant minds of digital unloading all of their tips to attendees. The first conference kicked off last year in Konstanz, Germany.

Social CRM Use Case 4: Conference social media campaigns to increase outreach and lead generation

SocialFish

Conference social media campaigns to increase outreach and lead generation. The Social CRM team works with the conferences department to create a Tweety Bird Registration promotion. Nearly half of the additional registrants have never attended the conference before. What other ideas have you seen for conference outreach using social media? Possible now]. View This Poll.

One Thing is Clear About F8 - the Focus of a Facebook Conference is on Relationships

Stay N' Alive

I just finished my 3rd consecutive Facebook F8 developers conference. While I missed the first one (I followed it remotely though), the Facebook conferences I have attended thus far just get better year to year. noticed something this year though, reflecting on years past and other, non-Facebook conferences I've attended in the past. This year was no exception.

Go to the Social Media Risk Management Conference – Dec 13-14, NYC

SocialFish

Why not make it a business trip and attend this important conference on Social Media Risk Management, December 13-14? This conference will provide you the tools necessary to utilize social media in a safe, risk-free manner, subsequently expanding your business and creating exciting, new opportunities. Feel like a trip to New York City for some holiday shopping? Mark Your Calendars

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

SocialFish

The Lawyers Debrief:  Participation in Social Media Contest to Promote Bar Association Conference. 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.  and internationally. 

Win A Ticket To The Art Of Marketing Conference

Dave Fleet

Then the latest Art of Marketing conference in Toronto is for you. For a chance to win a ticket to the Art of Marketing conference, leave a comment recommending a book you’ve read recently. I’ll close entries at 11:59pm on February 28 and randomly pick two winners. Note: the conference is in Toronto. If you’re in the city that day, I hope to see you there!

And the IABC Canada conference workshop winner is…

Sherrilynne Starkie

The November 1st there are six diverse and interactive pre-conference workshops, and featuring top experts discussing a wide range of topics including career planning, internal and strategic communications, insights on the use of multimedia and all the dos and don’ts when it comes to connecting with the Québec market. Always something I’m looking for.”  Related posts: Win a ticket.

The People I Will (and Won’t) Meet at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference

Social Media Strategery

Conference in Santa Clara. I’ve attended many social media conferences over the years and have posted several times about my experiences at these events.While the vast majority of people I meet at these conferences are highly intelligent, ambitious, and well-meaning, I have noticed a pattern emerging among social media conference-goers. The codemonkey. ” .

13 Signs That You're At a Tech Conference | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

While I truly love the energy and content at tech conferences, I’m struck (and, at moments, slightly entertained) by the differences in style and etiquette between the entrepreneurial tech events and those with a? Responses to “13 Signs That You’re At a Tech Conference&# Erez A. more traditional, corporate bent. Everyone here already has one.&# What have I missed?

Video: content marketing conference presentation

Sherrilynne Starkie

I was asked to speak at the UA Canada national conference in St John’s Newfoundland a few months ago.  events Featured Headline public relations Social Media conference speaker Content marketing engagement Sherrilynne Starkie UA Canada Here’s a couple of short clips of my presentation: Related posts: Picking up an IABC Canada Silver Leaf Award.

Ottawa: Social capital conference | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

Firebelly CEO Presenting “Social Media For Lead Generation” At Midwest Multifamily Conference

Firebelly

Our own Duncan Alney will be presenting two sessions at the Midwest Multifamily Conference at the Indiana Convention Center on October 15th. In “Social Media For Lead Generation & Customer Retention,” Duncan will discuss the use of ‘listening’ and “engagement” to identify prospective residents, the creation of useful content, landing pages and tracking conversion, as. Blog News