9 Tips for a Successful Webinar Event
MAY 28, 2012
Depending on its content, you may even consider hosting a webinar-for-profit. However, even the best content won’t make up for bad hosting. If they feel the webinar isn’t worth their time, especially if they paid a registration fee, then they aren’t likely to sign up to attend future events. Below is a list of practices to help you successfully host your own webinar.
13 Ways to Use Facebook Events for Your Brand
MAY 16, 2016
Now you have to dive into other features like Facebook ads to comply with their algorithm, but what about Facebook events? How to Create Effective Facebook Events. Facebook events are the perfect way to get users’ attention and keep it. With Facebook’s calendar connection, most people have their Facebook events connected to their smartphones. Name Your Event.
How to Promote Your Event With Social Media Marketing
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Events are, by nature, social affairs. If you play your cards right, these similar characteristics can work to your advantage when it comes to planning, promoting, and building excitement for any public event you’re hosting. Various cloud platforms have reduced the complexity of event management and enabled businesses to take their events to the next level.
Virtual Event Technologies Defined
FEBRUARY 11, 2011
This is the first in a new series of guest posts by famed blogger on social media and events, Jeff Hurt, of Velvet Chainsaw Consulting. No doubt you’ve started investigating the dizzying array of digital solutions for your event: content-capture, hybrid, live stream, on-demand, Skype, videoconferencing, virtual, webinar, 2D, 3D. Virtual Event Definitions. Hybrid Event.
Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
Hosting an event is just the beginning of its life-cycle. The content you create and the leads you nurture will keep your event alive well after its end date. Tip: Keep the hashtag short and simple, and make sure you have it displayed at the event so the audience knows to participate. What advice do you have for extending an event’s longevity?
7 Tips to Creating an All-Star Event
AUGUST 28, 2013
Events can be a great way to build relationships and nurture leads. Tip: make your purpose clear before the event so people don’t feel like they’ve been duped into attending. 2. At Cision, we’ve been hosting a Behind the Story panel series. We picked a catchy name which made it possible to turn the event into a series. Tips to Creating an All-Star Event.
Produce, Promote, and Host a Webinar to Generate Qualified Leads
JULY 1, 2015
couple of weeks ago, I did a webinar for Content Marketing Institute and ON24 on How to Host a Successful Webinar Every Time. It was a take-off of Host a Successful Webinar with These 16 Steps that I’ve written about both here and in Spin Sucks , the book. Host a Webinar that Generates Qualified Leads. Your host may get sick. By Gini Dietrich. mean, a ton.
The Three “Ss” of a Successful Live Event
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
The Live Event: The “New” Social Media Platform. Putting on a successful live event, however, takes more time and effort. Why Put On Live Events. live event is your own social media platform. live event is the perfect platform for establishing your credibility, generating leads, and—when done well—making a profit. The Three “Ss” of a Successful Live Event.
New Facebook Pixel: Audiences, Custom Conversions and Standard Events
DECEMBER 14, 2015
On Wednesday, December 16, I’ll be hosting a live two-hour workshop on the new Facebook in hopes of exhausting this topic. We’ll get to that later in this post when talking about Standard Events. Standard Events. There is yet another way to utilize the Facebook pixel and mark certain pages for conversions — or “events.” It’s tracking.
[DC AREA EVENT] 2015 Future of Associations
JUNE 3, 2015
Following a successful “ What Got You Here ” event in March exploring themes around transformation in the association sector, Ann Yoders of AEY Marketing & Research Consulting is pleased to offer the next event in “2015 Future of Associations” event series. Thursday, June 18, 2015 – 7:15 AM – 9:00 AM. NW, Washington DC. INTERESTED?
Live HAPPO Event On Feb. 24
FEBRUARY 15, 2011
And we’re hosting a live event in our offices on Feb. HAPPO was founded on social media and this is the first time we’ve held a live event. Simultaneous live events are happening across the country so, if Chicago doesn’t work for you, check out the following champions who also are hosting events. Live HAPPO Event On Feb. Not really.
12 Questions When Considering A Hybrid Event
MARCH 14, 2011
Hybrid events, face-to-face experiences with a live streaming component for remote attendees, should be the norm. 12 Question To Consider About Hosting A Hybrid Event. Do we have a budget to broadcast the event to our members and potential members? Then you can brand the page with event information. And, we’ll save those reasons for another post.
Membership Growth Online Summit: An Incredible Event for Nonprofits
MARCH 21, 2016
Wild Apricot is hosting this year’s Membership Growth Online Summit. This is an incredible opportunity for any nonprofit leader and association professional to learn the best strategies on how to grow their memberships. Lately you’ve been thinking a lot about how to grow your organization. That’s what the Membership Growth Online Summit is all about. How to Turn Millennials into Members.
Will Social Media Influence The Travel Channel Launch's of "Deep Fried America?" An interview with host Jay Ducote
Diva Marketing Blog
JUNE 19, 2016
in addition to the awesome host of course? The website is still primarily a blog, but we also do a radio show (since 2011… in 2014 it won a Taste Award as the best food or drink based radio broadcast in the country), podcasts, video production, lots of social media stuff, events and more. For those who might not be food TV fans (a guilty pleasure of mine. take a look at Diva Foodies
14 Steps to Hosting a Successful Webinar
Convince & Convert
MAY 7, 2013
Following is a step-by-step list of how to host a memorable, interesting, and useful webinar. It will seem like a lot of emails to you, but most people get the information and sit on it and then register the day before the event. 14 Steps to Hosting a Successful Webinar is a post from: Convince and Convert: Social Media Strategy and Content Marketing Strategy.
6 Tips for Hosting an Interview Series on Your Blog
MAY 1, 2014
Six Tips for Hosting an Interview Series. Use social media to crowdsource questions or host a live Q & A session with the interviewee. Focus on asking questions that will trigger the interviewee to remember certain events and then recall those stories. Have you had success with hosting interviews on your blog? Tips for Hosting an Interview Series on Your Blog.
Adding Satellite Sites To Your Hybrid Event Mix
MAY 10, 2011
Think big massive events, large numbers of people…and many locations. That’s the best environment for satellite sites or pods with your hybrid event. satellite site is when a group of people gather together to watch a live stream from your main event. Creating satellites sites with your hybrid event is best described as creating your own television network. Creating satellite sites with your hybrid event is nearly the same thing. This will help extend the event experience and make it personal for each remote attendee. 4.
The Big Events Law of Social Media: The More People Post, The Shorter The Message
The Realtime Report
MARCH 4, 2014
We’re now in an age where large public events lead to a huge increase in social media activity; Oscars host Ellen DeGeneres’ selfie that ‘broke’ Twitter with the most retweets ever is just the latest example. Basically we found this effect every time there was an event going on. And when there was no event, we did not find this effect.”.
How To Multiply Content and SEO From One Event
Small Business Mavericks
JANUARY 13, 2015
There is a good way to take an event your business hosts, like a workshop or seminar, and turn it into a lot of opportunities for SEO. Unpack The Content From The Event. There has been a lot of information generated for your event, right? One easy way to do this is by looking at the backstory of the event – when you planned it, did you use an outline of talking points? This page, a specific point in your event, is a natural long tail keyword just waiting to be given the appropriate URL. How would someone looking for information ask about it?
Why Host a Blog on Your Corporate Website?
JANUARY 4, 2011
› Home › Column › Search › SEO Why Host a Blog on Your Corporate Website? Mark Jackson | August 18, 2010 | 0 comments ); //]]> Share Tweet My company has recommended blogging to many of our search engine optimization clients. Some folks jump right on the bandwagon, and still others are something less than enthusiastic about going down this path. White papers?
Most-Tweeted Sports Event In History: Germany vs. Brazil
The Realtime Report
JULY 10, 2014
During Tuesday’s semi-final match, where Germany dominated host nation Brazil with a 7-1 victory, tweets reached a peak volume of 530,166 tweets per minute – making it the most talked about sporting event in Twitter history. Though the 2014 World Cup action has begun to die down, now with only two teams remaining, the social media frenzy surrounding the tournament has not.
UK Teen Troll and Australian Radio Host – Social Media vs Traditional
SEPTEMBER 29, 2012
Compare these two situations: A UK Teen is arrested for making comments about an Olympian diver’s (Tom Daly) father’s death on Twitter and a lauded Australian Radio Host is lauded for making comments in front of Uni students about our Prime Minister’s father’s death. Where Where do our teenagers learn it is fine to trash someone mourning the death of their father?
Invitation: IBM #SocialBizChat to Host @SocialEmployee w/ @kevinbrandall, @ckburgess, @mnburgess #socbiz #HR
Blue Focus Marketing
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
We’ll be sharing more details on different events and posts as they come, but in the meantime, get out your calendars and save the following date: Chat: IBM “The Shortlist” Twitter Chat. Day/Time: Thursday, Feb. 12, 1 p.m. Our little social business book that could, The Social Employee , keeps rolling right along. It’s a month-long celebration, and we want you to be a part of it. 12, 1 p.m.
3 New Social Media Features to Consider for Your Brand
Ignite Social Media
MAY 23, 2016
You may think this feature is only reserved for glamorous red carpet events for beauty brands or adorable footage of puppies for animal shelters, but think again. Facebook Live is a creative way to give your audience an up-close and personal look at your product, event, and brand. Having an experiential event with an influencer. Hosting an exclusive event, contest, or giveaway.
How To Incorporate Twitter Into Your Event
JUNE 18, 2010
Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Lara Kulpa @larakulpa How To Incorporate Twitter Into Your Event 16 [Hey everyone - our submission form has been acting up, so if you have submitted a guest post and have had troubles, please email it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org - Thanks!]
Burt’s Bees Turns To Social Media Community To Host Global Beeday Celebration
Convince & Convert
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
To celebrate its 30th birthday, Burt’s Bees took to Facebook and Twitter on September 17th to host a Global Beeday celebration with its community. Featuring happy birthday wishes from the Burt’s Bees community read by company founder Burt “live and in the beard,” the Beeday event offers a good example of how to celebrate milestones with your social media community.
How to Host Your Own CitizenGulf Event
JULY 22, 2010
You can host your own local benefit! Your Event Means a Summer Night of Jazz, Blues, Zydeco, and More. If you want to host an event, we are suggesting a meet-up at places that can accommodate the following: People, hurricanes, New Orleans themed music (i.e. To sign up for your own event click here. Registration will be $10.
The Most Underrated Marketing Tactic at Your Fingertips
Convince & Convert
OCTOBER 7, 2014
Through two online events that I’ve organized for my company, GroupHigh, I’ve been able to generate more leads for my sales team than any of my other strategies combined. The recent Outreach Marketing Virtual Summit took place at the end of the September and was our best online event yet! It featured over 30 presentations from thought leaders in the marketing.
PBEVENT 2015: A Roundup of Tips and Advice Shared at the ProBlogger Training Event Sessions
AUGUST 30, 2015
On August 14 and 15, more than 700 bloggers and online creatives descended upon the RACV Royal Pines on Australia’s Gold Coast for two days of learning and networking at the ProBlogger Training Event. One of the key themes of the event was to make small changes. Content events: Pamela Wilson delivered a great presentation on Content Events. credit: Mick Russell.
A Busy Week of Events: #S20C #MUS13 and #LISalesConnect
APRIL 14, 2013
It was a busy week for me. I was part of three separate events in San Francisco. Conference, then I spoke with Jason Miller at the Marketo User Summit on the best practices of using social media for lead generation and then the biggest event of all (for me) was the LinkedIn Sales Connect event. Here are some of my favorite tweets from the past week including those from the events. First was the Sales 2.0 It’s always fun and exciting when I get to go up on stage and talk to people about social media and how it can be applied for measurable business results.
Five Tips for Holding a Twitter Chat that Doesn’t Suck
AUGUST 30, 2012
Because chats are your golden opportunity to share your expertise and knowledge, you want to host one that doesn’t fall flat and send participants fleeing from their computers. . Google Docs hosts a spreadsheet where you can search for chats based on specific topics. Plan your big event. Social Media Twitter host a twitter chat melissa woodson Twitter chatLouis.
Three Ways to Avoid the 5K Fundraising Event
OCTOBER 13, 2011
Most nonprofits stick to some of the tried and true fundraising events to support their organization, raise money, build supporters, and gain wider recognition throughout the community. These events are the annual 5K run and the banquet dinner. Suggest new and fresh and fundraising events that work in accordance with the organization’s personality. Host a Zumbathon Party.
How to Expand Your Audience Reach with Interactive Webcasts and Hybrid Events
AUGUST 7, 2012
If you are hosting a conference, then make sure to stream it live to your audience members who are unable to attend. Designate a real-life person on site to host your online audience and lead them through the interactive presentation. With the many, many media outlets competing for our attention 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, it can seem easy for one’s message to get lost.
Search and Social Lessons from the Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference
JUNE 10, 2014
The conference, hosted by Marty Weintraub ‘s agency, aimClear, was an impressive affair. Though Duluth is smallish metro area of roughly 100,000 population, the event attracted twice as many attendees as some similar events in larger cities, with speakers from around the country. Start with research: is your goal achievable? What’s the best way to accomplish it?
Early Bird Tickets On Sale for Melbourne ProBlogger Event – #PBEVENT
MAY 10, 2012
Over the last few years I’ve hosted 2 events here in Melbourne for bloggers. What started in 2009 as a quickly pulled together and very cramped and crowded event for 150 bloggers has grown considerable. Today tickets have gone on sale for our October Event and it is going to be big – both in terms of attendee numbers, venue and what we’re setting out to achieve. This year’s Problogger Training Event will be held over 2 days at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium (or rooms within the stadium). The dates are 12-13 October. Great Speakers.
5 Expert Tips for Engaging Your Webinar Audience
Convince & Convert
APRIL 25, 2016
Audio is the Achilles heel of all events, and this is even more true in a virtual event such as a webinar. If you really want to make your webinar a great and memorable audience event, it’s imperative that you budget time to get all of the speakers together to attend practice sessions, which we at WebAttract call table reads and dress rehearsals. The answers are 4 and 5.
Highlights from ProBlogger Event 2012
OCTOBER 19, 2012
Last weekend, over 300 bloggers converged at Etihad stadium in Melbourne to attend the annual Problogger event. This was the first year that we held the event over two days. One of my favorite moments of the event at the end of Day 2 when we all went out into the 40,000 seat stadium to think about the impact we can have as bloggers – Image by Danimezza. Our 2013 Event.
Around the Web in 59 Days
JANUARY 16, 2015
Here’s the quick Storify I did right after the event, the full transcript of #measurePR on Jan. 6, and a really great recap from AirPR. Jen Zingsheim Phillips and Deanna Boss will co-host the chat, and this time I’ll join Katie and the erstwhile Johna Burke on the guest couch. Event info here ; save the date, Feb. 3 (Tuesday), 12-1 pm ET. It was really, really fun!
Event: Australian Institute of Company Directors AICD social media
APRIL 19, 2010
Host: Ian White GAICD, Group Vice President & ANZ Regional Managing Director, Oracle Corporation Australia Pty Ltd. Event: Australian Institute of Company Directors AICD social media is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Will you be there? Ah well, a little birdie (no, not Twitter) told me they are recording it. Will let you know. Speaker TBC. Related posts.
Recap: Women in Leadership #IBMConnectEd Luncheon Hosted by @KatyTroughton Discussing #NewWayToWork
Blue Focus Marketing
JANUARY 27, 2015
While there are far too many interesting things going on for me to comment on each of them individually, I thought I’d share my thoughts on some of the events I found especially compelling. Yesterday, I had the privilege of attending the Women’s Executive Lunch, hosted by Katrina Troughton (@ KatyTroughton ), Vice President, Smarter Workforce Solutions at IBM (@ IBM ).
3 Unbelievable Lessons and Sessions from Social Media Strategies Summit NYC
JUNE 9, 2016
Identify the participants (host, talent, influencer). Host a test stream to try out content and copy, and to work out kinks. Brand Profiles & Case Studies Education & Analysis News & Eventswant to share them with you. 1. Selling Your Brand Live: In-The-Moment Marketing With Live Streaming. Our Employees have a Heart for futbol and pride for their home country!
HAPPO Days Are Here Again
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
Tomorrow, a little over one year since HAPPO was launched, there will be several events taking place throughout the country to help job seekers with all sorts of things: résumé reviews, advice, as well as connecting them with potential employers. You can RSVP for the event on Facebook , and contact Nikki Stephan for more information. Sorry, couldn’t resist that. What is HAPPO?
2013 ProBlogger Training Event: To Be Held on the Gold Coast in Queensland
JANUARY 21, 2013
The feedback from last year’s event was amazing. Our ProBlogger Training Events are unashamedly packed with information for bloggers that will help them to grow their blogs (and to make them more profitable). However this year we’re adding a new component to the event. Plus, us Aussies love to play host and I’m sure you’ll have a great time.