How I Am Finding Value Using Foursquare
APRIL 22, 2014
As I sat in my car trying to catch my breath following a gut busting workout, I opened my phone and checked in on Foursquare at the gym. When I arrived home and took Sasha for her morning walk, I began evaluating how I am currently using Foursquare. realized that I use Foursquare for three main purposes these days: Fitness. Events. Events. Vacations. Fitness.
How to Create a Pinterest Place Board for An Event
FEBRUARY 6, 2014
You have to add each place individually via Foursquare. If a place isn’t already a venue in Foursquare, you’ll have to go add the place on Foursquare then try again. You have a choice of selecting photos that are pulled in via Foursquare or uploading your own. Add pins for the event venue (e.g. If you know me, you know I’m obsessed with Pinterest.
Eleven Digital Trends to Watch In 2011
JANUARY 13, 2011
Out of the many social media-related trends and predictions posts I’ve been skimming lately, this is by far the one that makes the most sense to me from a social business standpoint. Eleven Digital Trends to Watch in 2011. Location, Location, Facebook – If 2010 belonged to solely Foursquare, it’s likely that Facebook will rain on their parade in 2011. Check!
Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches Paper, Twitter Tweaks Homepage Search, Foursquare Now Delivers
The Realtime Report
FEBRUARY 3, 2014
Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare: Facebook launches mobile app Paper. Foursquare. Facebook. Twitter. Any social media updates we missed? And have you checked out Facebook’s Paper yet?
50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
What social media developments and trends should I be watching? Whether it’s a local tweet-up or a major conference, this knowledge could be useful to help you plan what events you should sponsor or where you should set up your next booth ). ways to use social media to build a crowd for your event by Socialbrite. Social Media Trends and Predictions. What to do? But 44.24
Mix of Social Media Trends 2011
JANUARY 7, 2011
Digital Influence Mapping Project Home About John Speaking & Events Papers Contact Archives Links Useful Tools December 28, 2010 My Mix of Social Media Trends 2011 It's trendy to write a "trends" post at the end of the year. found three different trends projections that are onto something and pulled the 3-4 important trends. Which doesn't make it wrong.
Unlocking the value of Foursquare « The Cube
JANUARY 28, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Unlocking the value of Foursquare 28/01/2010 tags: Foursquare , Gowalla , location based social netoworking apps by Gemma Went For those of you not yet using Foursquare and other location based social networking apps, the presentation below from 22 Squared gives you a bit of background on what it’s all about. I’ve been trying out both Foursquare and Gowalla for a little while and can see great potential for brands using them in the future. Well done so far. what a year!
Five Social Media Trends To Watch in 2011
NOVEMBER 16, 2010
Home About Archives How To Pitch SME Newsletter SME-TV Speaking Work With Me Five Social Media Trends for 2011 November 16, 2010 · View Comments Share Where is social media headed? While true that only 4% of the Internet population is using location based services (LBS), there’s no question that Foursquare and Gowalla were media darlings this year. You should subscribe.
I Attended a Networking Event…Now What?
Saying It Social
JUNE 16, 2010
Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials I Attended a Networking Event…Now What? So, you’ve attended a handful of networking events, met some interesting people, and acquired a handful of business cards. Write on the back of each business card , noting the date and event where you met the person. Send an interesting article, based on what you know about a contact’s business needs, industry trends, or other interests. Seek out previous contacts at future networking events. Now what? Follow up!
Ignore Foursquare at Your Peril - An Analysis of Potential.
Convince & Convert
APRIL 7, 2010
Now, I’m not suggesting Foursquare will ever approach Twitter’s level of ubiquity, much less Facebook’s. Because Foursquare makes very little sense unless you’re in a physical location like a store, restaurant, etc. But, if you are a business with a physical location (or you have clients that fit that bill) you need to pay attention to how Foursquare and geo-location can help you – and it can. This is interesting, because isn’t the whole point of Foursquare to only connect with people you actually know? Not sure Foursquare can.
Four Gaming Dynamics for Businesses
JULY 20, 2011
For instance, I love Foursquare. I don’t love it because it offers me goodies (it doesn’t). Foursquare has created a reason for me to check in every day or I get my Mayorship taken away. 2. This is a fun dynamic for non-profits, particularly to raise money around a specific event. This was first published on Joey Strawn’s blog. Appointment. Influence. Progression.
Going Off the Grid at SxSW
MARCH 9, 2011
Whether you are at the event or unfortunate enough to tune in via Facebook, Twitter and other social media, you will witness one of the greatest spectacles of popular pageantry. Is it insanity given all the focus on tools like Plancast, Foursquare (3.0, and not much new ), and Gowalla? Real business can be done at this event. However, many trends do get their start at SxSW.
Another great deck to share: Six Digital Trends To Watch « The Cube
JULY 14, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Another great deck to share: Six Digital Trends To Watch 14/07/2010 by Gemma Went Regular readers know I’m a big fan of both David Armano and Steve Rubel from Edelman Digital. Unfortunately most of the business population aren’t aware of this yet though. Keep up the good work. what a year!
SXSW 2011: Strong on Networking; Less on Content
MARCH 17, 2011
Yes, there are lots of parties at SXSW, but the people who get the most out of the event are those who use those events as a springboard for smaller, more focused conversations with other people. think event organizers should consider whether bigger is always better, or whether they should cap the event size to prevent degradation of the event. Networking Mecca.
This Week in Social Media – 6/5/2013
Social Media Marketing
JUNE 5, 2013
Each week, I compose a newsletter for our team that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. Foursquare has devised a tie-in to the HBO Series "Game of Thrones."
This Week in Social Media – 4/17/2013
Social Media Marketing
APRIL 17, 2013
Each week at Ford, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. Advertising this week in social news Marketing social media facebook trends PR
Key content marketing trends for 2010
JANUARY 24, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Key content marketing trends for 2010 24/01/2010 tags: 2010 trends , Content Marketing , Measurement , mobile , ROI , Social Media by Gemma Went This is a great resource for us marketing folk. It contains insights from some of the smartest people in marketing about key content marketing trends for 2010. Leave a Reply Who writes this stuff? Subscribe to new posts by RSS Subscribe to The Cube in a reader Find out what RSS is here What the heck is RSS? Well were nice like that.If
18 Experts, an Infographic and a New Book will Convince you that Social Media Networking is Serious Business!
Blue Focus Marketing
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
Mobile makes it easy to take social on the road—get out from behind your desk and use social to meet key customers, learn about their interests and create events that bring people together face to face. Provide incentives for check-ins on Foursquare, follows on Twitter or likes on Facebook. It’s a powerful read and marks a mind-shift in building online relationships.
Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?
OCTOBER 4, 2013
Use the great hashtag feature to keep up with and be part of the latest trends and news worthy events. Foursquare. Major updates have breathed new life into this social media channel, but there is still a debate whether Foursquare has a future or no t, which makes it a tricky platform to invest in. That is the million dollar question I get asked ALL the time. Twitter.
Tips for Creating a Profitable Trade Show Experience
OCTOBER 3, 2012
Makes old-school marketing tactics such as events and trade shows seem…almost outdated. During the mid-80s and 90s, I worked with industry events on both agency and client sides. Yet the objective remained constant: To create events that allowed attendees to connect, engage, network, and learn (and often purchase). Make your booth a Foursquare checkin location.
The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor
MARCH 30, 2016
Are you monitoring the trends related to conversations about your brand? You could be running an event and you want to track real-time mentions so you can respond to and track them. whether views are generally positive or negative, and it can identify trends. Emerging Trends. There are tools that will highlight a potential trend before it even happens. Reporting.
European social media trends « The Cube
JANUARY 12, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe European social media trends 12/01/2010 tags: social media statistics , social media trends by Gemma Went I’ve been doing some research on social media usage for a client’s business case project and came across this useful slideshare presentation from Tom Smith at Trendstream ( @tomtrendstream on Twitter ). It’s a presentation he gave to the IAB Europe Social Media Research Showcase in October 2009. He goes into more detail on the implications of his findings here. what a year!
10 Tools for Measuring Your Social Media Influence
AUGUST 14, 2011
Using data from Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Foursquare, Klout measures how many people you influence (true reach), how much you influence them (amplification), and how influential they are (network score), and assigns a score from 1 to 100. PostRank monitors and collects social engagement events correlated with online content in real time across the Web. How can it be calculated?
The Social Media Venn Diagram
DECEMBER 20, 2010
Ponder on this: Narcissism- In the past year, personal branding has been a constant trending topic and buzz word across the social space. Everything from Tweeting and blogging to networking events is all about you and finding the next big break for you. I see it as kind of backwards, but if you think about it, most blogs that you read (including this one) fall under the author’s name. We should never take stalking lightly, even if we make it easier for folks to do it with geo-location sites like foursquare, SCVNGR and Facebook places. Image - Despair.com. Don’t believe me?
101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013
AUGUST 5, 2013
As marketing becomes more data-driven, it’s vital to use data to keep up with trends, competitor strategies, and developments in your market. They are evenly split on the effectiveness of social media for attracting new customers vs. engaging existing customers. ( e-Strategy Trends ). To that end, 94.7% of all marketers love blog posts about marketing statistics. B2b vendors?
Interview with Social Media Influencer: Gianfranco Cuzziol
Social Media Citizens
JULY 7, 2011
He has a wealth of experience from both agency and client side with over 15 years in Direct Marketing focusing more recently on key email, social & mobile trends in a multi-channel eCRM Planning. As I get to speak at conferences and events across Europe, it’s great to meet the person behind the tweets and blog posts. remember a quote from Lyndon B. Why is it important?
HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers
AUGUST 20, 2011
Close Mashable Top Stories My Stories Topics People Activity Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Mashable Follow Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Mashable Awards Subscribe Now Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky Dynect DNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account?
Nielsen Report: Blogs Still on the Rise | ClickZ
MARCH 13, 2012
SES Events. Foursquare. Trends Strategies Integrated Marketing Whats the Buzz? Live Events. Consumer-generated blogs have continued a strong upward trend since the company began tracking them in 2006, according to the U.S. Upcoming Events. Trends. Trends. ); //. Marketing News & Expert Advice. ClickZ.asia. ClickZ Academy. Search Engine Watch. Home Topics Stats & Tools Training & Education Jobs White Papers Subscribe. Newsletters. Mobile. iPhone. Whats Hot: SXSW. American Express. Nielsen. Twitter. Email. Analytics. Marketing.
Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING 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 OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! When a hashtag starts to trend, it gets even more difficult to parse the information stream. Luckily, there a few great tools that can assist in hashtag enlightenment: What the Trend?
Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business
JANUARY 26, 2011
Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Twitter List Directory Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky DynDNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? Me neither. submit_url = [.]
This Week in Social Media – 5/15/2013
Social Media Marketing
MAY 15, 2013
Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. YouTube Trends Map shows what the rest of the country is watching. the U.K.
Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?
APRIL 11, 2011
); // Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky Dynect DNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? How well is your social media working today?
8 Observations from Internet Week New York 2011
JUNE 16, 2011
Generally speaking there is no doubt that this was a more corporate and less tech savvy than events like SXSW , and I had a great time! Meebo.com is working on becoming the Foursquare of internet. Generally speaking there is no doubt that this was a more corporate and less tech savvy than events like SXSW (Southwest Music and Media Conference and Festival), but I had a great time!
5 Tips for Great Content Curation
APRIL 29, 2012
Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. Jobs Events Try Our New Social News App Welcome to Mashable! Trending Stories. Trending Videos. Trending Topics. Current Events Lists. Events Lists. Events. foursquare. trending. Events. Trending.
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2011
Growing Your Business: 5 Tips from the Founder of Foursquare (Mashable): Dennis Crowley knows his stuff, and he’s given some good and creative tips to build visibility to his business. Hey, Foursquare was pretty small once! Small Business Trends): I face this question all the time: should I create a personal account or mix it with my business account? Today, I turn 30.
Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both
AUGUST 20, 2011
Close Mashable Top Stories My Stories Topics People Activity Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Mashable Follow Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Mashable Awards Subscribe Now Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky Dynect DNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? hmmmm.)
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2012
Many loyal readers have checked in on the newsletter throughout 2011 to get both evergreen content , the content that typically embraces these monthly updates, in addition to something completely new, monthly digital trends – the stuff you use for presentations and proposals, for arguing that social media and online marketing does have a firm place in today’s landscape. The
What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager
JANUARY 26, 2011
Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Twitter List Directory Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky DynDNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? Business Headlines] [.]
HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence
NOVEMBER 3, 2010
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! Winning and maintaining social influence demands ongoing measurement of conversations, trends and responses. Foursquare Now Lets Business Owners O. More Than 20,000 Foursquare Users Hav.
Four Blogging Tools to Make your Content Go Further
MAY 24, 2015
While searching for visualizations, you can organize your results in a number of different ways, for example, by visualizations that are currently trending or by most commented or most viewed visualizations. Manage multiple Twitter, Facebook (profiles, events, groups and pages), LinkedIn (Profiles, Pages and Groups), WordPress, Google+, Foursquare, MySpace (does this even still exist?),
5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. Trending Stories. Instead of being able to view a trending topic chronologically, the program takes public tweet data and uses pattern based analytics to categorize trends within trends. Trend Setter Intermedia. Trending Videos. Trending Topics. Current Events Lists. Events Lists. Events. foursquare. trending. Trending. People Recommended Mashable Staff More people. “).
Interview with Social Media Influencer: Trey Pennington
Social Media Citizens
MARCH 10, 2011
You can follow Trey on Twitter or Linkedin. G: I know that you will be speaking at Fusion Marketing Experience event organized by our friends at Social Marketing Forum. lean heavily on Google Alerts and a host of columns on Hootsuite. G: What are the trends that you are following at the moment and feel most passionate about? T: Storytelling is quickly becoming a buzzword. Eventually I’ll probably need to explore Places, but for now Foursquare satisfies all my geolocation curiosity. He uses social media to connect with audiences around the globe.
4 Ways To Tap Into Local Markets
FEBRUARY 23, 2010
Below are a few platforms that support geolocation tagging (geotagging) that you may want to consider utilizing: Twitter geolocation for tweets coupled with local trends from Twitter can give you insights and exposure to your local audience. Foursquare allows for check-ins. Tips To Extend Market Reach Through Local Search Optimization & Geotagging. Considering there are some 1.25