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New Infographic: Associations Going Mobile


I’m doing a session all about mobile with Jeff De Cagna and Paul Gannon at the ASAE Technology Conference on Wednesday morning. Mobile is something Maddie and I think and talk about a lot. And after posting that “ mobile apps are a waste of time for associations ” on this blog last year, I’ve gotten a number of requests to talk more about it.

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How a Conference Creates Social Buzz


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.

Mobile – from Strategy to Implementation


I have been meaning to share this deck from Amy Hissrich, Director, Knowledge Initiatives at ASAE, after she presented this session at an ASAE conference. Mobile from Strategy to Implementation for the 2013 ASAE Technology Conference (Tech13) from Amy Hissrich. “I was excited to do this session because over the past year, I’ve changed my mindset around mobile.

Conference Season: Learning for More than Members


Spring conference season is upon us.  Across the association industry, staffers are packing supplies, charging mobile phones, and polishing their “Trade-Show-Walking-Shoes.”. Conferences present a prime opportunity to get inside the client industry and connect face to face with the average member.  People are busy at conferences.  Plan Ahead and Set Up Meetings.

Top Ways to Utilize Mobile Marketing and Payment Options Today


Organizations can now make it easy for consumers to purchase at any location by using the best mobile credit card processing , as well as send customers specifically targeted information, rewards, tips and more. If you want to get in on the mobile payments action, now is definitely the time. Take Payments Anywhere, Anytime. Provide Better Customer Service and Fulfillment.

Mobile First


The guy is super fun, throws out lots of great stats (even if you basically know all of this already), showed us some cool apps, and started the Technology Conference off with a bang. Breaking Development April 2011: Mobile First from Breaking Development on Vimeo. Did you miss Luke Wroblewski’s opening keynote at #Tech11? Don’t feel like watching this hour-long keynote?

Gushcloud: Mobilizing Social Media Marketing


Consequently, representing Mindjumpers at this year’s conference included meeting with a variety of these passionate and engaged newcomers in the social media ballgame (see my blog post on , April 3 rd 2012). Mobilizing target networks online. Tweet. SXSW is a sizzling hub for the rising stars of social media. Transparency of Community. Growing at a great pace!

25 Principles Mobile Site Design- Delight User & Drive Conversion


From ThinkWithGoogle about Mobile Site Design. Consumers increasingly rely on the mobile web to research and make purchases, which makes it more important than ever for companies to have an effective mobile presence. But what makes a good mobile site? The Ultimate Guide to 160+ Business and Digital Marketing Conferences in 2016. Happy Designing. Recommended Posts.

Using Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights

Engaging Brand

Mobile surveys is something that intrigues me -  so I asked Mark Penson to share his insights into mobile surveys (watch out tomorrow for our interview on The Engaging Brand podcast ). Forget Email Surveys: Use Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights. Use people’s mobile devices to ask them about your brand— while they’re experiencing your brand. modern, convenient mobile survey, quiz or contest during this experience can feel like a natural part of the experience itself. Projected onto a screen during seminars or conferences. It needn’t be.

Mobile Necessary Now for Brand Relevancy

Geoff Livingston

If you are not preparing your organization for a mobile web , you will lose competitive positioning. Many brands have dabbled and experimented, but have put off mobile media as they struggled to swallow social media. Social media is now in its best practices phase, while mobile media via tablets and mobile phones has hit the tipping point. Not convinced yet?

Channel Partners Conference & Expo Vegas 2012


Last month, I received an all-expense paid invite to the Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas from Time Warner Cable Business Class (who I never realized offered web hosting and an array of other services for small businesses ). This conference offered a peer-to-peer mixer, selling techniques luncheon, and a women in the channel networking event. Who Attends. Sessions.

@BlueFocus Founders @CKBurgess and @MNBurgess to Speak at @pivotcon 2013 Pivot Conference, Oct. 15-16 in NYC

Blue Focus Marketing

Blue Focus Marketing is pleased to announce that co-founders Cheryl Burgess and Mark Burgess will be speaking at the 2013 Pivot Conference , set for October 15 & 16 in New York City. According to the Pivot website , this theme embodies “the deepening recognition that no boundaries exist in the emerging social/mobile/digital world of business. 16 th.

How Razoo Became a Mobile Platform

Geoff Livingston

The following is a narrative version of my 15 minute speech at the 2012 Innogive Conference today. Last Spring those of us at Razoo began analyzing mobile web solutions. Case Studies Mobile 2012 Chuck Martin Frank Warren fundraising Give to the Max Day innogive mobile PostSecret third screenThere was a big debate because traffic was in the low single digits, but partly as a result of reading Chuck Martin’s Third Screen, we decided [.].

What F8 Developer’s Conference 2011 Holds for Brands and Users


F8 is Facebook Developer’s Conference where changes and new solutions for the platform are in focus. But so far, some crucial changes have already been implemented making way for more in the Conference. F8 rumours also include more robust planning for mobile platform products for Facebook. Tweet. Watch. Listen”. What’s in it for users? What is in it for brands?

Grounded: Twitter Scraps Flight Developers Conference In Favor of Local Events

SocialTimes Twitter

Facebook announced the dates for its next F8  annual developer conference, but what happened to Flight , Twitter’s similar event for mobile developers? Stickney shared the following statement with Wagner: We heard feedback after last year’s Flight conference that small, more intimate events are where our developer community is seeing the most value. So instead of holding a single developer conference in San Francisco, we are hosting a series of regional developer events, continuing the momentum from our global #HelloWorld.

SMI Heads to Duluth for the Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference

The Social Media Incubator

The Social Media Incubator prepares for Zenith Social Media Conference in Duluth this upcoming Wednesday, May 23. The conference will feature speaker from national and internationally known speakers including Rand Fishkin, Marty Weintraub, Laura Weintraub, Greg Jarboe, Merry Morud, Ric Dragon and many others. On our way to the beautiful shores of Lake Superior!

How to Podcast: A Two-Part Series

Spin Sucks

During the PRSA International conference, Gini Dietrich co-hosted a panel discussion with Shonali Burke and Deirdre Breakenridge on how to podcast. Here is the second of a two-part series on how to podcast. The post How to Podcast: A Two-Part Series appeared first on Spin Sucks.

My Week At The TED Conference

Twist Image

This week we discussed: I was one of the fortunate few to attend the TED conference this year in Vancouver. Not only will push those usage numbers higher up, but also could help them become a fundamental backbone of the mobile payment space. ted conference. 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. have been a TEDster since 2008. apple.

Mobilizing Millennials For Social Good: 6 Takeaways From MCON13


Fifteen influential nonprofit, business and technology leaders, as well as hundreds of attendees, recently gathered in Indianapolis for the one-day Millennial Impact Conference (MCON13) to engage in conversation on how to mobilize the Millennial generation around social causes. Couldn’t attend or missed the free live stream? Here are 6 key takeaways. 1. Use your platforms to empower.

LinkedIn Adds Image Sharing on Mobile Devices

Proactive Report

LinkedIn gets this – now you can share images on LinkedIn directly from your mobile device. Here are four suggestions from LinkedIn: Conferences, networking and professional development events: Show your network that you take your career development seriously. If you’re at a conference, snap a shot of the speaker and pop one of their quotes in an update.

Using Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights

Engaging Brand

Mobile surveys is something that intrigues me -  so I asked Mark Penson to share his insights into mobile surveys (watch out tomorrow for our interview on The Engaging Brand podcast ). Forget Email Surveys: Use Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights. Use people’s mobile devices to ask them about your brand— while they’re experiencing your brand. modern, convenient mobile survey, quiz or contest during this experience can feel like a natural part of the experience itself. Projected onto a screen during seminars or conferences. It needn’t be.

Twitter: Gnip’s Audience API Now Generally Available

SocialTimes Twitter

Data product manager John Heywood wrote in a blog post  that Twitter spent the nine months since Gnip’s Audience API was introduced at its Flight Developer Conference  ensuring that its audience insights product meets the following requirements: Deliver information not available via analysis of public content. Return insights in real-time. Seamlessly integrate alongside existing Gnip APIs.

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15 Must-See Conferences for Digital Marketers in 2014

Writtent Blog

No one needs conferences more than digital marketers. Whether you’ve got the budget to attend two or twelve conferences next year, we’ve compiled a list of 15 of the most prestigious gatherings that are sure to inspire your outreach! 1. The 2014 Carnegie Conference – January 30-31, 2014. IRCE: Forward Mobility. The conference is well worth the trip to Seattle.

Future of Social Media Report with Jason Keath CEO of Social Fresh

Pam Moore

In the 212th episode of the Social Zoom Factor Podcast I interview Jason Keath , the CEO and founder of the Social Fresh Conference. As the Founder and CEO of Social Fresh Conference , the longest running social marketing conference, Jason Keath curates some of the smartest voices in marketing. You must know where you are going and how you are going to get there. Get use to it.

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

RTM has gadgets (as seen above), applications for all mobile platforms, an API, and much more. I’m a paid member and it’s well worth it. RTM is free, but extra functionality such as mobile access costs $25/year.). LastPass also has mobile apps and so much more. However, that also means I’m working from morning until night. Gmail. Take advantage of labels.

The Reality Behind the Check-In Hype [infographic]


The infographic was compiled by Beyond in collaboration with the Social-Loco Conference that was held in San Francisco May 5 th , 2011. The theme of the conference was on the future of location based services. According to the findings, only 17% of mobile users in the US counts as early adopters who use LBS services. Foursquare Teams Up with American Express.

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Twelve Steps to A Strong QR Code Campaign

Spin Sucks

The mobile revolution is happening! Increasingly, mobile smart phones and tablets are shifting our attention away from our desktop and laptop computers to our mobile devices. Mobile tags and QR codes give mobile devices instant access to mobile communication. Plan for Mobile. Include videos, interactivity, mobile coupons, fun, and more.

Turn Off, Tune Out, Drop In

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After attending the TED 2012 conference in Long Beach, California last week, I could not help but think about how pervasive technology and media is in our lives. Prior to the many sessions at TED 2012, the hosts would remind people to turn off their mobiles. It's become a ceremony at almost each and every conference, but in this instance, they took it further by pleading for everyone's attention and allowing those we were seated next to that same accord. conference. mobile. ted conference. Is your head buried in your lap? It didn't stop there. It's you.

13 Powerful Takeaways From the #Inbound13 Marketing Conference

Writtent Blog

Marketers worldwide are still buzzing about Inbound 13, the world’s largest inbound marketing conference. Between over 100 amazing speakers like Seth Godin and Arianna Huffington, an on-site concert and tons of networking opportunities, it’s no surprise the designated hashtag of #Inbound13 was trending on Twitter for much of the conference. Inbound Marketing. 1. Be Remarkable.

How to Build and Monetize a Mobile-Optimized Blog


For bloggers, creating a mobile site can seem daunting. Without the time, money and a working knowledge of various coding languages, a mobile site can seem out of reach. Mary Meeker, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, noted in her 2012 Internet Trends report that mobile traffic today accounts for 10% of total Internet traffic. Why have a mobile site?

11 Tips to Making the Most out of #ICSF

Katie Lance

went to my first Inman conference in the summer of 2008. ” Since that fateful first Inman, I then went on to work for Inman for many years and had the pleasure of being behind the scenes and onstage at many Connect conferences. I can tell you that no one truly has any idea how much time, energy, and work goes into putting on a first-class event until you are a part of it yourself.

App of the Week Makes Conference Networking Easier

The Social Media Incubator

Are you attending a conference soon, or hosting one yourself? The Bizzabo app is great for event organizers and attendees and is used by more than 3,000 conferences worldwide. So, what can the app do for you if you’re attending a conference? Apps Mobile Apps Mobile Marketing Mobile Tips Social Media bizzabo app business networking mobile apps organizing an event

Digital, Social, Brands in 60 Seconds [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

I recently attended a digital marketing conference where they showed this very interesting infographic as a slide in their presentation. Email Marketing Mobile Marketing Online Advertising Social Media blogging content facebook google marketing posts social media tweetsfound it so interesting that I’d thought I’d write a post and share it. It just seemed easier.

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UX Masterclass: What To Know About User Experience [interview]


Tweet UX Masterclass is a conference that is going to be held in Copenhagen March 31 st – April 1 st , 2011, and SnitkerGroup , the Danish partner of the UXalliance working with usability, is the company hosting this global conference. It’s for everybody who has an interest in design, mobile, apps, communication, web, IT, development etc – and maybe this is you? Read more here.

Top 5 Social Media Apps that All Marketers Need

agora pulse

We live in an increasingly-mobile world. Marketers are attached to their mobile devices and finding new ways to access information on-the-go, especially through social media apps. It’s also a great way to connect with team members while at conferences. Agorapulse’s mobile interface is extremely transparent and easy to navigate. Mobile Marketing social media management

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Gone Mobile

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Gone Mobile Written on January 5, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , blog , miscellaneous 2 Comments - Leave a comment! You can now access a mobile version of [ ] when you use a touch mobile device such as an iPhone or Droid.  United States License.

What f8 Brought for us Today and What to Expect Further


In the following we will look at the changes we can see on Facebook today and what do we expect f8 developers conference to bring for us. Mobile platform: F8 rumors also include more robust planning for mobile platform products for Facebook. Similar Posts: What F8 Developer’s Conference 2011 Holds for Brands and Users. So, here is a list of changes that we see, today.

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Samsung Threatens Bloggers and Provides a Valuable Lesson

Spin Sucks

So Samsung launches this program in India and invited some bloggers to cover the IFA Conference in Berlin, in exchange for an all expenses paid trip. In the bloggers’s minds, they were going to cover the conference, which meant they could attend the conference, walk the show floor, talk to other vendors, and go back home to India with lots of content for their blogs.

Seven Tools for Your 2012 Marketing and Communication Plans

Spin Sucks

Mobile Content. But throw them out on the conference room table and see what you and your team come up with, even if Google wallet or social TV don’t work for your business. Social Media Twitter 2012 planning consolidation gamification google wallet improved analytics marketing and communication mobile content privacy social televisionConsolidation. Privacy. Gamification.

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The Digital Business Impact of Multifunction Device Consumer Adoption


Will it be the year of mobile? However, the past years were the years of mobile and multifunction devices too and I expect so will the coming years. Social business and mobile are more related than we often think. Mobile marketing will continue to grow but not simply as advertising. Social/mobile CRM. It’s business: social, mobile and digital.