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Approaching Strangers Through Foursquare

Ari Herzog

Using GPS chips embedded in your smartphone and latitude/longitude addresses, it is fairly easy for me to log into an app such as Foursquare , Loopt , or Google Latitude and (if your privacy settings allow me to) see who is proximate to my location. This privacy intrusion is why I deleted my Foursquare account two years ago. Isn’t that how social networking works?

Eight Social Media Trends for 2012

Spin Sucks

This will get you started on planning and getting everything ready to launch the year on January 2. I’ve written the eight social media trends you  need to pay attention to for next year. 2012 Social Media Trends. Social TV Convergence. I’m not a television watcher, but I’m seeing something interesting happening with apps, such as Get Glue.

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How Broadway uses Foursquare

Firebelly

And when I go, I want everyone in my social media world to know what I’m seeing, so I always take a minute before the curtain opens to check in via Foursquare. ” I opened it to find a message telling me to find the worker with the Godspell t-shirt in the lobby of the theatre who was carrying an iPad. It really is one of the best parts of living in the city.

Kill The Drudgery Of Social Media With IFTTT

SocialFish

Social media drudgery. You know, the tedious and repetitive tasks that are part of every social media manager’s job. You have way more to offer the world than copy/pasting content from social media sites into spreadsheets. Pick a channel for your profile: The profile that you choose for INFTTT is based on one of your social media profiles.

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Social Media and Travel

Social Media Marketing

million iPads in the fourth quarter of 2011 alone. The Airlines To my knowledge, Southwest was the first airline (or at least the most prominent early on) to get involved with social media. JetBlue made a name for itself in the social media space after a difficult travel situation thanks to severe winter weather in 2007. travel social media trends Twitter

9 Tools to Improve Social Media Productivity

Convince & Convert

Do you find that the daily demands of social media promotion are increasing? Our time is our most precious asset and social media is great at eating into it! Here are 9 social media tools that will help you save time and improve your productivity. 1. Nimble is a social relationship management tool that is designed to help you do this. account. 3. 

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth

Rewarding badges and points systems on your intranet – social scorecards – could be the turning point for turning your enterprise 2.0 Foursquare becomes Social Work and all the better for it. plonked myself down in the front row, iPad at the ready, to listen to Daniel McPherson ( danmc ) talk about socialising the business with Sharepoint. The Game of Work.

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

Gemma Went

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. Yes social media is one of the most effective communications tools we’ve had at our disposal for a long time. what a year!

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

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe The social media strategy series: Getting Buy In 28/07/2010 tags: social media business case , social media buy in , social media strategy by Gemma Went Photo by by renaissancechambara Welcome back to the second in my social media strategy series.

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5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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Sign in with Facebook or Facebook Mashable Social Media All Social Media How-To Facebook Twitter YouTube Google+ Featured in Social Media Tech All Tech Apps & Software Dev & Design Gadgets Mobile Featured in Tech Business All Business Advertising Marketing Media Small Business Startups Featured in Business Entertainment All Entertainment Film Gaming Music TV Featured in Entertainment US & World All US & World Politics Social Good U.S. Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics. Monitor Social Media Reputation.

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

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe The social media strategy series: Metrics and Measurement 20/09/2010 tags: social media strategy , social media ROI , social media metrics , how to measure social media by Gemma Went The next post in our social media strategy series looks at the all important ‘metrics and measurement’ The ROI bit.

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 probably think you already know who these people are. Not necessarily.

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?

Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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); // 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! Can effective social media drive your business growth?

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The social media strategy series: Identifying goals and objectives.

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe The social media strategy series: Identifying goals and objectives 19/08/2010 tags: goals and objectives , social media strategy by Gemma Went Photo by dr. hanz After a short break, I’m back with the third in the social media strategy series. And nobody wants that.

Unlocking the value of Foursquare « The Cube

Gemma Went

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. what a year!

How PR Pros Are Using Social Media for Real Results

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Mobile 2.0 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! 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! confused)?

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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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! Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Learn more. million followers).

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Getting The Social Customer To Buy

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Shopping is a social act. We'd like to think that it's the perfect fit for Social Media. Social Media is not a destination. The greatest struggle facing brands is the paradigm shift away from Social Media being a destination to Social Media being everywhere - a simple and true part of their lives. They're responding to text messages, they're being alerted to Facebook and Twitter updates, they're laughing at posts and - maybe - they're even checking in with Foursquare to see who else is around. foursquare. social media.

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5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Mobile 2.0 Android 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! Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Social is not an isolated activity.&#

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What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Business Small business Social media 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! Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Learn more. million followers).

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5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Android Mobile 2.0 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! Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Social is not an isolated activity.&#

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Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Tops 259 Million Members, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Foursquare: 40 million users. Please email marissa@modernmedia.co if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list.    . ” The professional social network has over 259 million members (an increase of 38% year-over-year) in over 200 countries and territories. YouTube.

What to Consider When Building an In-House Social Media Team

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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! Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Studard agrees. Mobile 2.0

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Five Social Media Trends To Watch in 2011

www.socialmediaexplorer.com

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? Other tools, such as Paper.li and Flipboard (for iPad), also curate Twitter, primarily based on content popularity, and make that content much more reader-friendly.

Four Gaming Dynamics for Businesses

Spin Sucks

He discusses how the framework of social is finished (it’s called Facebook) and this next decade will be focused on the game dynamics…or influence. Sure, there is still a lot of work to be done inside social, but the actual building of the framework is complete. For instance, I love Foursquare. I don’t love it because it offers me goodies (it doesn’t). Appointment. Influence.

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Eight Digital Marketing Trends

Spin Sucks

Social TV Convergence. I’m not a television watcher, but I’m seeing something interesting happening with apps, such as  Get Glue. Today we talk about mobile, social, marketing, public relations, advertising, direct, email, customer service, and sales as if they’re working in silos. Not everyone uses social networks (yet). Social Commerce. New Social Networks.

Five Tools to Prep You for 2012

Spin Sucks

You can then set it to upload to Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, email, Foursquare, Posterous, or Tumblr. Tumblr is a micro-blogging site, which allows you to post to your account directly from your phone or iPad. But they’re easy and effective enough to test, expand your social prowess, and show off a little. Social Media Trends Google instagram pinterest QR codes tumblr

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Social Media? There's an app for that!

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Social Media? by cinta5 on May 21, 2010 Social Media Pocket Guide App Available on the App Store LangfordMedia has launched an app for small businesses called Social Media Pocket Guide. Media. Marketing.

Howdy From SXSW in Austin, Texas!

Mindjumpers

Tweet Guest blog written by Iben Larsen, who is a cultural anthropologist and MA in Media Science, based in Copenhagen. Mashable , 4Chan , GroupMe , Frog Design and loads and loads of other social media brands are present here – not to mention all the researchers, entrepreneurs, journalists – and basically the whole new media industry is here.

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Kill The Drudgery Of Social Media With IFTTT

SocialFish

Social media drudgery. You know, the tedious and repetitive tasks that are part of every social media manager’s job. You have way more to offer the world than copy/pasting content from social media sites into spreadsheets. Pick a channel for your profile: The profile that you choose for INFTTT is based on one of your social media profiles.

Kill The Drudgery Of Social Media With IFTTT

SocialFish

Social media drudgery. You know, the tedious and repetitive tasks that are part of every social media manager’s job. You have way more to offer the world than copy/pasting content from social media sites into spreadsheets. Pick a channel for your profile: The profile that you choose for INFTTT is based on one of your social media profiles.

Social Media Revolution – A Refresh

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Social Media Revolution – A Refresh 11/05/2010 tags: is social media a fad , Social Media , socialnomics by Gemma Went Back in July 2009, Eric Qualman released a great video entitled ‘Is Social Media a Fad’ which was full of some interesting stats.

Coming soon: Social Media Pocket Guide app

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Available Now: Social Media Pocket Guide app by cinta5 on May 15, 2010 What was originally an idea for an e-book is now an app! The app is available for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Media. Kind of like a best practices guide.

Available Now: Social Media Pocket Guide app

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Available Now: Social Media Pocket Guide app by cinta5 on May 15, 2010 What was originally an idea for an e-book is now an app! The app is available for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Media. Kind of like a best practices guide.

The #CommsChat Social Media Strategy Special

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe The #CommsChat Social Media Strategy Special 22/08/2010 tags: #commschat , social media strategy by Gemma Went On Monday 23 August at 8pm (UK time) I’ll be hosting the weekly #CommsChat. My topic of choice is, of course, social media strategy. what a year!

15 Top iPhone Apps for Work and Play

Waxing UnLyrical

And this is only for the iPhone, though several are on my iPad as well (but that’s another post), and some of these can be used on Androids and BlackBerrys as well. Most Social networks. 4. HootSuite has great apps for both the iPhone and iPad, so I have it set up on both. However – only other iPhone/iPad users will be able to see them. Communication. 1.

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.

Here are the top 10 social media, marketing and pr links from last.

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Top 10 social media, marketing and pr links from last week 19/04/2010 tags: Top 10 marketing , top 10 social media marketing pr links by Gemma Went Here are the top 10 social media, marketing and pr links from last week. Hope they’re useful. Did you enjoy this post?

How Social Media ROI is like Santa Claus

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How Social Media ROI is like Santa Claus I entered this contest where I had to post “sweet&# advice about social marketing. My Advice: S ocial Media Marketing ROI is like Santa Claus – You have to believe in it and be patient or it won’t come. Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit July 22, 2010 - Posted by akstout18 | Uncategorized | contest , social media advice , social media marketing One blogger likes this post No comments yet.