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Nonprofit Webinar Series – Social Fundraising

Janet Fouts

We’re doing a series of webinars over the next 4 weeks that should really help you create compelling content, build your network and start some sharing and participation among your networks. Free webinars you say? These webinars are totally free and you only have to sign up once to be able to come to all 4. Register Here. Here’s the line-up. June 21 – 1 pm PT.

10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content

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Within the field of content marketing, curation is becoming a popular topic of discussion. Curating content can provide the best of both. Content curation can takes many forms: feeds, “channels&# (such as on YouTube), it can appear on blogs, or even be the links you upload to social media sites such as Facebook. That becomes a really big issue with content curation.

Why B2B Marketers are Flocking to Native Advertising in 2015

Aggregage

It can be either a sponsored article or can be a content marketing asset like a white paper, recorded webinar, etc. Curation The stats from the Content Marketing Institute’s B2B Content Marketing: 2015 Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends on B2B marketers plans for content marketing spending in 2015 vs. 2014 were not that surprising. Why is that? Native ads generate 82% more brand lift.

Content Curation for Twitter: How To Be a "Thought Leader DJ"

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Content Curator is a DJ. As a Content Curator, you should be entertaining. Ultimately, when your friends or followers share your curated content with their friends, THEY look smart and cool. So, how do you curate content for Twitter and become a "Thought Leader DJ"? 1. great content curation tool to monitor alerts and gather content from co-workers is MediaFunnel.

7 Simple Secrets to B2B Lead Generation Titles that Convert like Crazy

Aggregage

Many content marketers seem to miss out on a key aspect of success – the title of your white paper, eBook, guide, webinar, etc. CurationCreating great content and not spending time coming up with a title that will convert to clicks and leads is all too common. At Aggregage, we see lots of content marketing pieces across a wide variety of industries. However, I’m a techie (Ph.D.

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Best B2B Marketing and Sales Strategy Guides and Insights of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Social media, content aggregation and curation , user-generated content and other developments have dramatically changed the B2B buying cycle over the past few years. This evolution has changed life for sales reps as well. Prospects often don’t surface until much later in the buying process than they did just a few years ago. B2B Marketing Trends,  Tips and Strategies. Now What?

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The New World of Member Engagement – Webinar Series

Aggregage

Young Association Professionals , Aggregage , Association Universe and Infinite Conferencing are are excited to bring an amazing series of interactive webinars on how association professionals need to think and act differently to drive member engagement.  She frequently presents at leading industry association conferences and often appears in social media-related webinars and podcasts.

Content Marketers: Are you a Teacher, a Curator, or a Pundit?

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Home Blog Meet the Enterprise Irregulars Contact Enterprise Irregulars Smart Thinking for the Smart Enterprise Featured Posts Business Software Trends & Concepts Subscribe Browse: Home / Featured Posts , Trends & Concepts / Content Marketers: Are you a Teacher, a Curator, or a Pundit? Content Marketers: Are you a Teacher, a Curator, or a Pundit? Curators oversee collections. 

25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand

Pamorama

The team at Social Media Strategies Summit researched the marketplace of content creation, curation, promotion and distribution, and tracking/analytics tools to assemble the infographic below. Content Curation Tools. It’s simple to curate, crowdsource, and engage readers. It’s a great tool for webinars, ebooks, and product demos. 2. List.ly (free/paid).

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The Best of the Best of 2015 Round-ups

Spin Sucks

For now, I like to look at some of the curations with “softer” or incomplete data as a source for inspiration vs. evaluation. AdWeek does a great job curating these—looking at everything from commercials , to outdoor ads , and PSAs. By Laura Petrolino. Ok, let’s be real here…. This week is going to be crazy, and painful, and exciting all at once. So with that said….here

Do You Know How to Create the Perfect Content Marketing Strategy?

Sprout Social

Creating and curating content is important to businesses both big and small. Webinars & videos. Here is an example of repurposing and sharing multiple content types: Say you completed an awesome webinar about an aspect of a service you offer. You can take the slides from that webinar and transform them into a PDF for SlideShare. You need a plan and a good one.

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14 of the Best Content Marketing Tips, Tactics and Techniques of 2013

Webbiquity SMM

Tom Edwards recommends ways to use Flipboard, an application that “visualizes your social feeds such as Facebook & Twitter as well as providing access to curated topical magazines all while allowing the user flexibility in how they consume their content of choice.” So it is with Content Marketing Week. Where do you find ideas and inspiration for content marketing topics?

30 Remarkable Content Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

62% of B2B vendors in North America use webinars and webcasts in marketing, though usage is considerably higher at the enterprise level (79%) than in SMB firms (61%).( 57% of B2B marketers use content curation as part of their content marketing strategies. But only 42% say they are able to measure positive results from content curation efforts.( Image Credit: Robert Rose.

How To Create More Content, Faster, Without Sacrificing on Quality

SocialFish

Some ways to do that are: Curating posts into an ebook for download on your site. Creating a webinar with the information you have written. Webinar, Tweetchats , hangout interviews with multiple people and hosting chat written questions… these are some of the ways you can pull it off. But if your aim is to write more productively and create varied content, then read on.

From Facebook Product Ads to More Retweets: What’s New in Social Media

SocialFish

Interested in curating a collection of relevant products to show to specific audiences all at once? Advertisers can curate ads as they see fit. tried out the tool, befittingly dubbed Retweeted More , on 2 tweets announcing the same webinar, and found that it accurately predicted which one performed better. Facebook Product Ads. Facebook Conversion Lift and Partners Program.

Google News Lab, Algorithms, and Content Creation

Spin Sucks

The YouTube Newswire is curated by journalists at Storyful who discover and verify the best news, weather, and politics. Related Stories The Minimalist Approach to Brand Storytelling Produce, Promote, and Host a Webinar to Generate Qualified Leads Become a Content Marketing Fox. By Gini Dietrich. This still makes me a little hot in the head. Those ironies are obvious to a human.

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Five Qualities Your Next Content Strategist Should Have

Spin Sucks

Like a curator for a museum, the content strategist selects and displays the right pieces for maximum impact.” — Content marketing specialist Derek Kirby of Adobe. Related Stories Geography Pitfalls to Avoid in Writing Produce, Promote, and Host a Webinar to Generate Qualified Leads The Epic Legacy Building Opportunity of Go Set A Watchman. By Elli Bishop. Intuitive Analysis.

Influence your PR campaign with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

Promoting various events and webinars. Influencers curate content that caters to the interests of their followers. Guest Post by Taral Patel. Let’s face it. Content is evolving and so are the ways in which people consume it. This is where influencer marketing comes to the rescue. Well then, who are these so-called “influencers?” But wait. The answer is no. What is their reach?

Member Engagement – Real Questions

Aggregage

We had a fantastic session by Tom Morrison on Maximizing Member Engagement as part of the Member Engagement Webinar Series. CurationLink to the Recording. Slides: What struck me were the wonderful questions that Tom posed for associations. Why People Join Associations: Organize themselves. Coordinate their efforts (cause). Leverage the costs over many people. Again, that’s gold.

How to Make Social Media Less of a Time Suck

Spin Sucks

You don’t want to retweet a contest you already chose a winner for or a webinar that has already occurred. Curation tools allow you to gather and automatically share content. Today’s guest post is written by Yvette Pistorio. . Because of the fast pace of social media, we are constantly bombarded with distractions from one social network or another. Twitter. Plurk. Facebook.

21 Social Media Marketing Tips You Can’t Live Without

Sprout Social

You curate the best content in your industry on LinkedIn. You host live webinars on Periscope. Are you in charge of getting your company’s social media marketing up and running? Using social media to grow your business, generate leads and build a brand may seem like a huge task, and in some ways it is. Create a Plan for Each Social Media Channel. Not sure where to start?

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Member Engagement – Real Association Goals

Aggregage

Thus, we are left with the key questions that were well stated by an attendee: "How do we get more members to attend programs/events/webinars and renew???" This is well stated as the real objective and I look forward to the conversation around this during this great webinar series: The New World of Member Engagement. CurationThe recording will be up shortly.

Content Curation: a Required Skill for Digital Era Communicators

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Home Blog Consulting Speaking Books About Contact Calendar Content curation: A required skill for digital-era communicators Over the years, I have chatted with people who work for museums. These interactions have given me some introductory insight into the job of a curator. In larger organizations, curators are also subject-matter experts on the collections for which they are responsible. Why curate content? There’s not much disagreement that communicators need curation skills, but dig deeper and it seems that this is limited to collecting links.

Who Really Owns Social Selling?

Convince & Convert

Marketing should have a library of developed and curated content to share with sales for target personas, hopefully for each stage of the sales cycle. Join LinkedIn and the Oracle Marketing Cloud for a webinar on April 22 nd to hear more about who owns social selling, or download the full ebook. The obvious answer would be the sales team. They’re the ones selling.

How to Write a Great Business Blog Post

SocialFish

Think curation, not just creation.  We often get stuck staring at that blank page, thinking “I need to write something about x” – but your blog feeds (the sources you read) are FULL of industry content you might be able to report on, refer to, disagree with, or otherwise mention for some useful reason. If a colleague needs help promoting a relevant webinar, write about it.

Become a Content Marketing Powerhouse: Secrets to a Super-Sticky Strategy

Rebekah Radice

Whether it’s blog posts, videos, presentations, webinars, Infographics or podcasts, your content – when shared with the right people – helps tell your story in a powerful and meaningful way. Then look to tools for content curation. We’ve all heard the adage that content is King. In fact, it can feel downright impossible. So where do you begin? Facebook has 1.35

55 Fresh Ideas for Your Christmas Newsletter

Writtent Blog

What’s more helpful than a beautifully-curated list of recommendations for shopping? 2. Curating some recipes for parties can be a fun and engaging Christmas newsletter. Have them curate a holiday themed board, and share. Host a Webinar. Your competitors may be too focused on their personal holiday vacations to consider hosting a webinar. Image source.

Association Social Media: National Society of Accountants

SocialFish

upcoming webinars and related blogs (we have our webinar instructors blog to promote upcoming webinar topics). -  digital magazine releases (then we make a few of the articles into blogs). Buffer has a simple, sleek, interface and makes content curation around the web a snap , especially if you install the Chrome or Firefax Buffer browser extension. LinkedIn: [link].

How to Immediately Gain Traction on Twitter (and Grow Your Business)

Rebekah Radice

Plus, don’t miss my upcoming webinar (invite at the end of this post) where I offer proven tips to grow a solid Twitter following. The question I’m always asked is where to find tweetable content, what to talk about and how to best curate it. However, finding time to fit it into your daily content curation process can be tough. Optimize Your Bio. Resist that temptation.

7 Smart Small Business Strategies to Get Noticed on Social Media

Rebekah Radice

Producing quality content, whether it’s created or curated, is essential to promoting and growing your business online. You can find more info about our webinars here: [link]. Marketing your small business on social media continues to evolve. In fact, if you’re a local or small business, you can no longer afford to avoid social media. Get Noticed on Social Media. 1. Be Visual.

How To Find Time To Be Creative

Katie Lance

If there’s one thing we could all use a little bit more of, it’s time. I’ve chatted a lot about time in recent blog posts – from social media time management and my best-kept secrets for curating, creating and promoting hot content to how to stop wasting time on social media. Check out this webinar replay on How to Create a Social Media Strategy from Soup to Nuts.

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105 Ideas to Add to Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

Sponsorships are on the rise for content marketers to fund events, podcasts, webinars, and more to reach new audiences. Webinars. Training and demos are well-suited for webinars, often including a slide deck and presenters guiding your audience through the information. Think about multiple webinars in a row—that is an awesome and typical form of virtual event. Really!

How to Get Twitter Influencers to Notice You (In a Good Way!)

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To make this process easier, consider setting up a Google Alert with the name of the influencer, or adding their blog or website to a list in a spreadsheet you can refer to on a regular basis when curating your social media content. Do they have a webinar coming up? They get pitches and requests every single day, much of it spammy. Click To Tweet. Follow Influencers. Comment on Posts.

Gaining a Formal Social Media Education in a DIY World

Spin Sucks

In social media, anyone can try the platforms, learn enough to be dangerous and, with a few clicks, become a video producer, community manager, content curator, published writer, or any combination of the above. IABC recently presented an eight-week webinar, Develop and Implement an Integrative Approach to Social Media , developed by Shel Holtz and Joe Thornley. Do they speak, write? 

The Evolution of Digital Marketing

Convince & Convert

Starting today, we are launching… Definitive: High grade digital marketing guidance, topically sorted, and curated to the max. Resources we feature in Definitive may be: e-books videos recorded Webinars blog posts infographics, and more The format doesn’t matter. Digital marketing education is changing, and we’re changing too. via an easy-to-use preference center.

105 Types of Content to Fill Up Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

Sponsorships are on the rise for content marketers to fund events, podcasts, webinars, and more to reach new audiences. Webinars. Training and demos are well-suited for webinars, often including a slide deck and presenters guiding your audience through the information. Think about multiple webinars in a row—that is an awesome and typical form of virtual event. Really!

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

Pam Moore

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. Free webinars:  We are also launching a series of webinars and training opportunities to dig even deeper.  You must know where you are going and how you are going to get there. Get use to it. Hope to see you there!

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7 Bright Ideas for Promoting Your B2B Content Marketing on Pinterest

Writtent Blog

With 25 million members and growing , Pinterest has grown from a niche curation platform to a formidable presence among major social media networks. We’ve curated some of the brightest ideas on how you can develop a Pinterest for business presence to be reckoned with: 1. However, is the network a viable tool to promote content in the B2B realm? Sure, but it’s a bit harder. Experiment.

Marketing Automation Discussion at SFAMA

Janet Fouts

Make use of content curation tools to share great content written by others. Chunking up content–like a webinar for example–into short segments that demonstrate particular tools, techniques or strategies allows you to use that webinar for multiple audiences and extend it’s value considerably. On the panel: Jason Miller – Marketo. Lindsay Mahoney – Silverpop.

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79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

“Best in class” b2b companies are significantly more likely than average firms to integrate their social media efforts with their email marketing (65% vs. 51%), SEO (61% vs. 49%) and webinars (47% vs. 31%). Note: a slightly shorter version of this compilation was recently published as a guest post on Jeff Bullas’ blog. And their competition. And…even social media itself.