How To Use Twitter For PR
JUNE 21, 2013
When I first started writing this post, I was going to call it “How I Use Twitter.” ” Then I thought again, because a) I’m not as frenetically active on Twitter these days as I used to be, and b) who the heck cares how I use Twitter? Where Twitter for PR usually begins… and ends. Pitching journalists on Twitter. ” 3.
Meet 7 Twitter Influencers Who Follow Millions
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
How do you know if you are following one too many people on Twitter? What Twitter tools do you use to manage your relationships; and does the tool matter? asked these questions to seven Twitter users who collectively follow 2.3 Twitter lists are like Google+ circles. have lists for specific groups or people in my network. love Twitter lists. Media Twitter
23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012
DECEMBER 4, 2012
As noted in 33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012 So Far , posted here a few months ago, social media marketing adoption is now so widespread there’s little further question of “if” or “when” in the minds of most marketers–but many “how” and “what” questions still remain. Research] by Heidi Cohen.
3 Hidden Resources for Your #GivingTuesday Campaign
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
Here are three of our favorite hidden resources – and yes, we hope you’ll share the secret with others! 1. GivingTuesday could also be a great day to let one of your super activists manage your Instagram account for the day, or to host a Twitter chat. Definitely try these first: #GivingTuesday search on Twitter. Guest post by Jenna Sauber, CauseVox. We hear you, and we get it.
30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources
MAY 14, 2013
more here in 30 of the best business blogging guides and resources of the past year. And more than half of all social media-driven blog traffic comes from Facebook (28%) and Twitter (26%) combined. Contending that “Everyone always jumps onto Facebook and Twitter as one of their first social media activities. Why Blog. Reporting that “the number of Inc. IT DROPPED!
30 Resources and Tips for Using Pinterest to Market Your Business
FEBRUARY 18, 2012
Here are some resources, tips, and tricks to help you get up to speed and begin marketing your company on Pinterest. 15 super-users share their thoughts Communications Conversations asked this group of power-users to answer 5 simple questions about how they use Pinterest, how brands might leverage the platform, and the future of the social media site. People like to collect things.
8 Best Practices for Collaborative Blog Groups
JUNE 15, 2010
Sites like these usually have their own private groups for the contributors to the blog, which is definitely a great idea. If you own a blog that has multiple authors, regular contributors, or regular guest bloggers , here are seven ways a private blog group can be utilized for helping strengthen the blog and its community as a whole. This should be the most obvious and important use of a private blog group. Therefore, one of the most important way a multi-author blog group could be used is to encourage all contributors to help push posts on social media. link].
Twitter Insiders: A Research Hub for Brands, Agencies
JUNE 8, 2016
Twitter Wednesday introduced Twitter Insiders, a single destination for brands and agencies to fill their research needs. Research manager Gemma Proctor said in a blog post that Twitter Insiders is a network of more than 12,000 users aged 16 and up from the U.S. When online, Twitter Insiders are always available–so they’re ideal for performing fast, continuous research.
Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011
JANUARY 9, 2012
In just a few short years, Twitter has transformed from an odd little sort of public IM service where people posted what they just ate for lunch or what their cat was doing at the moment into one of the big four social networks and a significant channel for news, PR & marketing, politics and more. Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week.
PeopleBrowsr v. Twitter: The Arguments On Each Side — And What’s At Stake
The Realtime Report
NOVEMBER 29, 2012
Yesterday, a San Francisco court gave PeopleBrowsr, an provider of Twitter analytics services, a temporary restraining order against Twitter. The court ruling forces Twitter to maintains PeopleBrowsr’s full access to Twitter’s firehose of data. The uneasy relationship between Twitter and the third-party developer community has been well documented.
Social Media News: Twitter Insiders & Facebook 360
JUNE 12, 2016
Introducing Twitter Insiders. On Twitter, your resource squad just got bigger. This week the company introduced Twitter Insiders, a group of 12,000 Twitter users that will participate in research studies, help test creative ideas, provide honest input with the goal of making consumer and market research more timely and accessible. Why It Matters:
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Journey Through Canyons
MARCH 2, 2012
The Resources Mashup. 25+ Professional Resources for Getting Started as a Freelance Editor – Launching into a career as a freelance editor is relatively easy. You're reading Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Journey Through Canyons , originally posted on Kikolani and copyrighted by Kristi Hines, freelance writer and professional blogger. Blogging / Writing.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & My Arizona
APRIL 13, 2012
The Resources Mashup. Introducing The Remora Method: Earn a Side Income of $500/Week (or More) – There are a group of people who are consistently earning money with a strategy that is the complete opposite of what most people do. Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Slap Chop Remix.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Jacks Point Timelapse
MAY 25, 2012
The Resources Mashup. How to Promote Your Blog With Social Media – How to share your blog articles on tumblr, facebook, linkedin and twitter to increase your reach. The 20 Essential LinkedIn Groups for Aspiring Writers – With the plethora of groups hosted by the site it’s easier than ever to build a seriously great network of those in the industry.
3 Ways Social Media can Boost Sales Success
Buzz Marketing for Technology
MAY 7, 2013
Facebook Lead Generation Lead Nurturing People Sales Social Business Intelligence Social Media Social Networking Strategy Thought Leadership Twitter. But a new RAIN Group report proves otherwise and shows that sales people that truly “connect” with buyers in this “always on” environment we live in to win more often. So here are 3 reasons why …. Content is the new collateral.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Wonderful World
DECEMBER 9, 2011
The Resources Mashup. The Number 1 Mistake New SEO Consultants Make – Hoping that people can learn from the mistakes myself and my colleagues often see new SEO consultants make when entering the industry, the author recently asked a group of successful search engine marketing folks what is the number one mistake they have seen new consultants make in SEO. Blogging / Writing.
A Deeper Look at the Twitter Metrics You Should Be Tracking
JUNE 7, 2016
Businesses focus a lot energy on creating content that not only builds a Twitter audience, but also drives engagement with customers. While content and engagement are critical components of a successful strategy, another component—Twitter metrics—shouldn’t be overlooked. To help you better navigate your Twitter metrics, here are some of the common terms you’ll find on the platform.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Cat Yoga
MAY 12, 2011
The Resources Mashup. ways to use Twitter to connect with local customers – essential tips that any local business should be using now! The ultimate guide to Twitter marketing – a huge list of articles and resources to help you learn more about engaging on Twitter. Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Follow Friday, & Happiest Turtle.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Cows
AUGUST 12, 2011
The Resources Mashup. How to build a thriving LinkedIn group – LinkedIn groups are a great way to expand your network and reach even more people in your industry. 10 things I learned on my Twitter journey to 100,000 followers – if you’re looking to build an amazing audience, here are some great things to keep in mind and practice. Blogging / Writing.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The FitDesk
FEBRUARY 10, 2012
The Resources Mashup. Why User-Generated Content Is More Important Than You Think – Learn how to capture the market share of the largest growing consumer group in the US through user generated content. MarketMeSuite vs Hootsuite – Solving the Social Media Tools Headache – Which Twitter management tool should you chose to win the social media game? Freelancing.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The Future
DECEMBER 16, 2011
The Resources Mashup. 35 Reasons You Should Work With a Coach – Coaching can take many forms, from individual sessions to group workshops, in person, on the phone or over the internet. How To Get Twitter Followers by the Millions – There is no secret to gaining Twitter followers. Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & the Future of Search.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The Future of Google Author Rank
MAY 17, 2013
The Resources Mashup. The Ultimate Guide to Twitter Ads for Small Business – Are you looking to get more followers on Twitter? Then Twitter ads may be the perfect fit for your small biz. How to Network Using LinkedIn Groups – LinkedIn Groups: how to find relevant groups, build credibility and make new connections that can ultimately help grow your business.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Baby Sloth Bathtime
FEBRUARY 24, 2012
The Resources Mashup. The 8 Questions That Create Perfect Landing Page Copy – The questions are divided into two groups: 4 you should ask yourself before you start writing your first draft, and 4 you should ask yourself after you’ve written your first draft. Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. Blogging / Writing. Question is what do people buy?
2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter
Blue Focus Marketing
SEPTEMBER 16, 2012
Last year, my colleague Tom Pick ( @TomPick ) and I introduced the #Nifty50 awards , which honored 50 men and 50 women who were leading the way in social media through their active engagement on Twitter. So, without further ado, here are the 2012 #Nifty50 Men, each of whom has represented the technology world on Twitter with class, dedication and integrity. Chris Adams – @chrishadams.
Why Twitter Lists are Less Effective
MARCH 30, 2011
Twitter introduced the concept of lists about 16 months ago to enable the manual grouping of people into categories. Searching for the keyword apples, for instance, you can read Twitter biographies of the 491 people who someone added to a list about honeycrisp apples. Do I look at twitter all day long? 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. Image credit: Michael Hamburg.
How to Know if You’re Spread Too Thin in Social Media
Convince & Convert
MARCH 30, 2013
Twitter too, especially given its role in social media customer service provision. Why do you now feel the need to have four Twitter accounts? social media strategy altimeter group edison research social media resources social networks social proliferation tom websterImage by BigStock.com. Amazing how far the pendulum has swung for corporate social media.
Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources
MAY 15, 2009
Interactive Insights Group Interactive Insights Group helps companies use the Internet and Social Media to grow their business. Our blog offers resources, information, and advice on using social media to achieve your business goals. You’ll also find a handful of key social media statistics resources to put in your toolkit. must-read resource! Engage or Die!
#LetsAskNancy 005: Lawyers, Should You Start A Practice Area Twitter Account?
JUNE 12, 2015
Today’s question was posted in a legal marketing group I am a part of on Facebook. well-known legal marketer asked if anyone had practice area Twitter accounts, and, if so, who posted the updates? Here is my advice: I think practice or industry group Twitter accounts can be very effective. You’re simply taking a few seconds to share them with others. thanks!
Are You Seeing ALL of Your Facebook Friends', Groups' and Pages.
Saying It Social
FEBRUARY 8, 2010
Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Are You Seeing ALL of Your Facebook Friends’, Groups’ and Pages’ Statuses on Your Updated Facebook Home Page? Are You Seeing ALL of Your Facebook Friends', Groups' and Pages … [.] Are You Seeing ALL of Your Facebook Friends', Groups' and Pages … [.] Are You Seeing ALL of Your Facebook Friends', Groups' and Pages … [.] Are You Seeing ALL of Your Facebook Friends', Groups' and Pages … [.]
50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)
OCTOBER 5, 2010
While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. Awareness of Twitter has exploded; 87% of Americans said they were “familiar with” Twitter in a poll taken earlier this year, versus just 5% in 2008 and 26% in 2009. Twitter Facts, Figures & Stats.
Why Buffer, HootSuite and Post Planner are the Holy Trinity of Managing Social Media
JUNE 21, 2012
It’s a terrific way to post to a number of social networks, schedule posts and listen in on what’s going on, either by creating dedicated searches or creating streams of Twitter lists you’ve set up. You can give posting rights to a team for group posting, which is terrific! My primary platform for content curation is Twitter. What to do? Such is life.
Fetching Friday – The Final Resources Mashup of 2010
DECEMBER 31, 2010
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, some tidbits on Affiliate Summit West, and a free ticket to Social Media Marketing Las Vegas on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Twitter. How to track Twitter’s growth – you have to have an iPhone for this one, but it’s interesting. Blogging / Writing. Facebook.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Landscapes Volume II
MARCH 30, 2012
The Resources Mashup. The Top 100 Twitter Tools of 2012 (Categorized) – A list of cool and highly useful Twitter tools, some of which you may have seen before and plenty that are sure to be new to you. How to Get Traffic and Sales with LinkedIn – A four post series on how to create the ultimate professional profile, build your network, get recommendations, gain traffic in Groups & Answers, and create a company page. Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. Blogging / Writing. Still, nada. Business / Career. Freelancing.
Ok.com - The Perfect Movie Resource for Parents (Read This for a Free Kindle Fire!)
Stay N' Alive
JULY 31, 2013
All you need to do is join Ok.com, share this article with your friends, and join the Staymates Facebook group. I''ll take it from there! That''s where Ok.com comes in - it''s a resource for families to know, and contribute to what ages are most appropriate for each film you watch. Share this post (the URL to this blog post must be in your post!) on Facebook or Twitter or Google+.
50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
How do I use my time and resources most effectively? John Bottom has crafted an amazing, creative, interactive B2B social media landscape image with links to a large group of key B2B bloggers like Mark Schaefer, Joe Pulizzi, Beth Harte and Tony Karrer. Influence in social media: how to find the top bloggers by blur Group. Which social media monitoring tools should I use?
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! Guy Kawasaki and Robert Scoble have vastly different philosophies when it comes to gathering Twitter Twitter followers. Kawasaki has more than 300,000 followers on Twitter.
Three Keys to Blueprinting Your Social PR Strategy
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
If not, you can draft and field a perception survey, which you can ask your client to send to a specific group of recipients, asking them to complete it anonymously. 3. How Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Three Keys to Blueprinting Your Social PR Strategy. So here we go. These are three key areas of research we undertake as we kick off an engagement. 1. Why Why were you hired?
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! One of the most complex features of Twitter for new users to understand is the hashtag , a topic with a hash symbol (“# ) at the start to identify it. If you a.
Need Gifts for PR Pros? Here’s 12 of ‘Em
DECEMBER 13, 2013
C2: the ColorComm Conference , which is billed as ”defining the future” for women of color in Communication. I’ve been on the ColorComm Board of Advisors since last year, and it is a truly remarkable group, founded and led by the extremely driven Lauren Wesley Wilson. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Need Gifts for PR Pros? And wouldn’t that be cool? Right?
“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook
AUGUST 22, 2011
Home Buy Art Here Stormhoek Winer(y) Hughs Book Daily Cartoon Email About Contact/Connect Home Hugh MacLeod Cartoons drawn on the back of business cards August 19, 2011 (3 days ago) “Reclaim Blogging : Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook. Earlier today I told everybody on Twitter and Facebook, that I’m leaving Twitter and Facebook. Twitter. Decide.
Secrets of Twitter Hashtags (For Those Still Unsure)
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
Interactive Insights Group Interactive Insights Group helps companies use the Internet and Social Media to grow their business. Our blog offers resources, information, and advice on using social media to achieve your business goals. Twitter hashtags are a great tool for finding, following and participating in topical discussions relevant to you. What the Hashtag?!
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & ASW Recap from 2010
JANUARY 7, 2011
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup and a recap of Affiliate Summit West 2010 for those going this weekend to get geared up on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Create a profitable business using LinkedIn – a four step process plus a valuable LinkedIn group to profit flow guide. Small business Internet marketing – a great place to start for business resources on social media, local search, and blogger outreach. 15 second Twitter SEO guide – making social media count in every way. Facebook.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & ElegantTheme Contest Winners
APRIL 19, 2013
The Resources Mashup. New LinkedIn Group for Blog Marketing Strategies. Before we get started, I’d like to announce a new group on LinkedIn. How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks – The following are links to the contact information for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Reddit.