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Auto-Post Your Blog Posts to Digg « Saying It Social

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Auto-Post Your Blog Posts to Digg The new Digg lets you set it up so that your blog posts will auto post to Digg! All you have to do is log in to Digg then go to your Settings  and click on the menu item to “Import Feeds&#. Enter the URL of your Blog’s Feed and then you will be given a verification code to add to one of your blog posts so that Digg can verify your blog. eMarketer reports that consumers force retailers to adopt social strategy.

Case Study Crunch: Retail Social Media Case Studies « The Cube

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Case Study Crunch: Retail Social Media Case Studies 08/07/2010 tags: Case Studies , Marketing , Social Media , Social media case studies by Annalisa Morgan In retail, social media is everywhere. million – and counting. Larry Danna). Einstein Bros. Channels: Email, Photo sharing, UGC. what a year!

SortPrice Store Facebook Application Tops 1000 Retailers

Bill Hartzer

Proving yet again a real commitment to opening new avenues of success for online merchants everywhere, comparison shopping engine SortPrice.com has now built virtual stores for more than 1,000 retailers through its Merchant Store application on Facebook. Digg this! To learn more about the Facebook Merchant Store application click here: [link]. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

Finally – A Promising Buzz in the Social Media Marketing Atmosphere

Unspoken

In his ebook, Groupon: Why Deep Discounts are Bad for Business , Bob Phibbs (“The Retail Doctor”) relates stories of Groupon disasters. Retailers might offer an $80 product or service for $40 but after their cut with Groupon they receive $20 for an $80 value. Digg Digg. FreebeeCards bills itself as “the next generation of daily offers.”

A Comparison of Social Advertising – Digg, Facebook, Reddit

www.creativedevelopment.com.au

In the end, we included some of our own data to give a more complete picture.Our assessment of the situation is as follows; Digg.com – Most data we could find indicated that it is VERY expensive to advertise on Digg for the amount of click-through you get. On Digg, this is harnessed by allowing advertising costs to come down if your ad receives a certain number of votes. Digg is the largest social aggregator on the web, so it attracts a very large and diverse audience. As social networks and media mature, their audience size is beginning to exceed traditional media.

The 4 C’s of B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

would argue this killer combo of marketing is mainly for B2C marketing and thus it is best applied to the marketing of products, especially mass retail products. Digg this! We’ve all heard about the four P’s of marketing. Product. Price. Placement. Promotion. The four P’s were created mainly to describe the ideal “marketing mix&#. Share this on Facebook.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #108

Twist Image

"When the news broke this week that DIgg would be sold for about $500,000 , it kind of depressed me. For years, I saw Digg as one of the most modern ways for Infovores to consume, comment and share the news. In trying to figure out how Reddit beat Digg in terms of building a viable community, look no further than this piece as an example. "My fascination with retail continues to grow. Yes, Twist Image works with brands like Walmart and watching Amazon is part of the gig, but beyond that, it's hard to not be impressed with how Amazon defines retail.

Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter

SocMed Sean

An online shoe retailer that has blown the door off marketing and expanding their sales opportunities  and customer support through the use of Twitter. Digg this! But no… this particular company was nervous about email, Internet access, and how much time employees would spend wasting their time if everyone was able to email and/or surf the Web. Just look at Zappos as an example.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

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Whittemore   Wiggly Wigglers   Wiggly Podcast   Podcasting  Retail  United Kingdom  C.B. Whittemore   Wiggly Wigglers   Wiggly Wigglers Blog   Blog / Blogging  Retail  United Kingdom  C.B. For an additional 500, be sure to visit Master List 2.  And the third 500 has started on Master List 3. To learn how to contribute/edit, visit the Administration page. Wikis  Automotive  United States  David Bausola   Ford   Hurra Torpedo campaign   Presentation sharing  Automotive  United States  Philippe Deltenre   Ford   Where are the Joneses? Evans   adenin TECHNOLOGIES Inc.

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Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

mashable.com

Business Resources from Mashable: – HOW TO: Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business – How Social Data & Mobile Tech Can Improve the Retail Experience – 5 Creative [.] HOW TO: Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business – How Social Data Mobile Tech Can Improve the Retail Experience – 5 Creative [.] Have an account?

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Affiliate Nexus Tax Coming to Arizona and Minneapolis

Idaconcpts

Basically, the law says if an online retailer has affiliate marketers in the state, then the retailer is responsible for collecting and remitting sales tax. Digg this! If you are an affiliate located in Arizona or Minnesota, then beware the online taxman! Both states are considering adoption of the Affiliate Nexus Tax. Problems with Affiliate Nexus Tax. Minneapolis:  [link].

Some Perspectives on Pinterest

Social Media Marketing

There are a number of sites and platforms that serve as social bookmarking tools: Delicious is probably the best known one; StumbleUpon, Reddit and Digg are variations on the concept of the merging of discovery, serendipity and search, with tagging as the common thread that runs through each. You've probably heard that Pinterest is here and in a big way. Enter Pinterest's solution: Boards.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Online retailer Newegg isn’t afraid and proudly displays its Facebook reviews for all to see. Digg Diigo Disqus Dopplr Facebook Fetch Flickr FriendFeed gdgt Google Reader Identi.ca After all, Facebook could eat the web. Therefore, it’s a force to be reckoned with. Simply stated, for a business, you should create a Fan Page. Want one? Go here. Need some inspiration? Thanks!

Social Media Strategy: 10 Experts Reveal Their Secrets

Viper Chill

For example, you might not know that I helped one newspaper go from a limited social media presence to helping them hit the Digg homepage over 40 times. Digg Though you hear Digg talked about less and less by marketers, it’s still a site which can get you a huge flood of traffic and hundreds of links if you manage to make the homepage of the site. Home What the F ? Twice.

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The social media strategy series: Is social media right for your.

Gemma Went

Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit from → Social Media , Social Media Strategy Series , Strategy ← Bad grammar, bad spelling: Is language as we know it, changing? Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe The social media strategy series: Is social media right for your business? Social media has been big news for a while now.

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

selected influencers in all different “walks of life&# and areas of influence, from the blogosphere to the power users of Digg to founders of successful startups and authors of bestselling books. Andrew Sorcini Andrew Sorcini is also known as Mr. Baby Man and is Digg’s #1 User. Perhaps this might serve as the start of a real relationship. They understand brevity. No hype.

How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program via Social Media (via PR.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program via Social Media (via PR Workbench) I’m a huge proponent of retail locations using Foursquare to enhance customer experience. It's also perfect for any retailer, restaurant, car dealer, or other multi-unit compan … Read More via PR Workbench Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit July 22, 2010 - Posted by akstout18 | Social Media Marketing , Social Networking 2 bloggers like this post No comments yet. if yes, please explain.

Case Study Crunch: FMCG Social Media Case Studies « The Cube

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Case Study Crunch: FMCG Social Media Case Studies 23/06/2010 tags: Case Studies , Marketing , Social Media by Annalisa Morgan Over the past year or so, FMCG’s have had their fair share of social media successes and failures. Nestle anyone?) Did you enjoy this post? really enjoyed putting it together!

Why Do Customers Tattoo Themselves with the Brands They Love?

Bill Hartzer

If you operate a retail store with cooking supplies you might ask: – What is your ideal customer experience when you enter our store? Digg this! By BJ Bueno , guest author. Harley-Davidson , Nike , Playboy, Coca-Cola , VW , and Apple logos have been permanently etched into the skins of customers worldwide. Why do they do it? Why Do People Get Tattoos of Brands? Tweet This!

Mapping Your Social Graph

Proactive Report

One of her friends tweets the link.  A colleague of his sees it and adds your video to StumbleUpon and a follower there posts it to Digg.  As it travels across the graph people add comments.  Incipio Technologies, a gadget accessory retailer, found that referrals from Facebook had a conversion rate of double their average visitor.  “A powerful global conversation has begun.

Generating a Buyer Persona with Facebook Advertising

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In reality few have them – some retail firms I have spoke to have them, luxury goods firms typically have them but its rare for a  technology firms to have them? Digg this! I am a big fan of David Meerman Scott’s work and I am in the middle of re-reading his book the New Rules of Marketing and PR 2nd edition ! So do you have buyer personas at your company? Not any more …. Tweet This!

4 Steps to Ask Your Customers to Switch to Paperless Billing

Idaconcpts

Here’s the situation: AT&T (as thousands of retailers in the U.S.) Digg this! This blog is well known for criticizing the folks at AT&T for their coverage problems for the iPhone. However, this time I’m going to write about AT&T in a better light. tries to convince its customers to switch to paperless billing. This is the most critical step. But guess what?

Cyber Monday Is Here!

Firebelly

Cyber Monday is a marketing term that refers to the Monday immediately following Black Friday being the busiest day of the year for retail electronic commerce in the United States. The term was created by the National Retail Federation and announced in conjunction with the deployment of their own website CyberMonday.com designed to serve as a portal for Cyber Monday deals and offers. Nearly 80% of online retailers say their sales went way up last year on Cyber Monday. What is Cyber Monday ? That's more than 51 million people logging on at work. Buy electronics now.

The social media strategy series: Identifying goals and objectives.

Gemma Went

Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit from → Social Media , Social Media Strategy Series , Strategy ← Do You Know Who’s Watching You? Next up: Identifying Goals and Objectives. If you missed the first two head here. Identifying your objectives for social media is essential. Before long the powers that be will, naturally, question the investment and the activity. what a year!

The social media strategy series: Getting Buy In « The Cube

Gemma Went

Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit from → Social Media , Social Media Strategy Series , Strategy ← Video: Vital statistics for B2B marketers The importance of taking a break. If you missed the first one, Is social media right for your business? , pop back and have a read before reading this one. So let’s crack on with post number two: Getting Buy In. Then do your homework.

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The social media strategy series: Metrics and Measurement « The Cube

Gemma Went

Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit from → Social Media Strategy Series ← The social media strategy series: Developing tactics Retuning your Twitter dials → One Comment leave one → Trackbacks The Ticker: Google Instant; Measurement; Foursquare’s “Like&# Button; Univision - PRNewser Click here to cancel reply. Would your sales increase? Track relationships.

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

mashable.com

link] How Social Data and Mobile Tech Can Improve the Retail Experience [.] of the importance of getting this right.More Social Media Marketing Resources from Mashable: – Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing – 5 Key Tips for a Successful Social Media Content Strategy – 5 Creative Facebook Places Marketing [.] Have an account? Not many, right? link] [.]

The social media strategy series: Finding your audiences « The Cube

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe The social media strategy series: Finding your audiences 02/09/2010 tags: social media strategy by Gemma Went The next post in our social media strategy series is all about finding your audiences. You’ve already identified your goals and objectives and you understand what you want to achieve. Handy.

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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← Previous Story Next Story → Google: No, Were Not Launching Retail Stores Yet WikiLeaks Suspect Bradley Manning to Be Arraigned Feb. Share this story to Facebook Twitter Digg Google Buzz LinkedIn. Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. People Recommended Mashable Staff More people. Jobs Join Mashable on Google+ Welcome to Mashable! World Featured in US & World Videos Featured: Grammys YouTube Google+. Trending Stories. Apple: Access to Contacts Will Require Explicit Permission. 9. “).

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media > How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page by Tamar Weinberg on December 1, 2009 Share This is a guest post by Jesse Stay , founder and CEO of SocialToo.com and all around great Facebook Fan Page coder.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Regardless of age group, personal recommendations from company or industry colleagues are rated the most influential information source, while retail websites are least relied upon. Digg this! How are consumers and b2b decision makers using social media in their buying processes? Which social media platforms are most effective at influencing buyer behavior? And much more. Adam T.

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

explained on Wikipedia [link] Know Your Meme [link] What Social Media Is and What Social Media Is Not [link] List of social networking websites on Wikipedia [link] Google Social Search Launches, Gives Results From Your Trusted “Social Circle” [link] Boolean Searching on the Internet [link] Tools & Analytics Google Alerts [link] Technorati [link] FeedBurner [link] Google Analytics [link] Woopra [link] Social Mention [link] Trending Tools About Ask.com: IQ [link] Digg [link] Google Trends [link] Popular Bookmarks on Delicious [link] Twitter Search [link] Yahoo! Buzz Index – Today?s

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Dell Embraces Tablets and the Cloud iPhone Coming to Target Retail Stores Drupal Founder on Why Open Source is. Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! The B2B Social Media Marketing Series is supported by IDG Enterprise. Learn more. Interesting.

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It pays to provide Support with Social Media

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Someone can come in and undercut you (think Sam Walton against every major retailer). An example of this was a bank and a retailer but I think this is true for any industry. Digg this! If you look deeply at the Customer Experience as they did what they found was that 91% of executive would agree that the customer experience was critical or very important to their business.

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Digg this! It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook. Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. It started 2010 with roughly 350 million users and is now on its way to 600  million. So how does a marketer capitalize on this unruly and ever-changing platform to drive business results?

Monday’s 5 Social Media Must-Reads

Firebelly

By Kristi Hines StumbleUpon is one of the best traffic generators among the top seven social media sites, referring more than other social bookmarking and voting sites such as Digg and Reddit according to Statcounter. Creative iPad Uses for Small Retailers. Now, let’s focus on retail businesses — shops, salons and restaurants that use iPads to better service customers.

How to Publish Your Blog on Amazon Kindle

ProBlogger

So even if nobody subscribes to your blog via Kindle, you’re getting free publicity and people searching for relevant keywords will surely be tempted to take a look at your blog after seeing it listed on the largest online retailer. On a 70-30 revenue share, the bossy retailer walks away with the lion’s share and the publisher gets the smaller piece for all his hard work. It does not.

3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook Likes and Shares

mashable.com

Example of an Effective Application of Both “Like&# and “Share:&# Specialty outdoor retailer Giantnerd recently published data showing how social sharing has doubled traffic from Facebook. For example, a children’s apparel retailer could promote an end-of-season sale to “Likers&# of its winter coats. Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Social Media Mashable on Facebook Join Us! November 8, 2010 David A. David A. He can be found on Twitter at @daveyovanno or e-mail dave(at)gigya(dot)com. iOS 4.2

Search Engine Optimization Tip: Adding Content to your Web Site

Bill Hartzer

Or, if you are an online retailer then perhaps adding a blog to the site and picking one product per day to review would be enough. Digg this! This is only one seo tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. For this search engine optimization tip, let’s talk more about content and adding content to your web site. That is simply not the case.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The Ultimate Resource for Successful Small Business Websites (Samir Balwani): This isn’t completely social media marketing focused, but it definitely covers a great deal of detail on how smaller businesses (consulting firms, law firms, realtors, restaurants, retailers, etc.) Ever see a press release become popular on Digg?! C’mon. Today, I turn 30. Enjoy! Twitter. Video.