Top 9 LinkedIn Social Media Marketing Groups
OCTOBER 12, 2015
Here is a list of my nine favorite LinkedIn social media marketing groups that I think you’ll enjoy too. Description: This is the largest and most active social media marketing group on LinkedIn and it includes 20 subgroups for special interests. Group size: 999,929 members. Group size: 50,858 members. Group size: 182,536 members. Group size: 43,974 members.
Are LinkedIn Groups Are Out Of Control?
JANUARY 23, 2014
Many LinkedIn groups are out of control. Group members have discovered they can spam the group and get away with it. Related but directly selling something the poster benefits from without alerting group members. It matters because it’s ruining LinkedIn groups for everyone. Group Admins and Managers have grandiose plans when they start groups.
The 12 Best Competitive Intelligence and Benchmarking Tools
MAY 3, 2016
There are a wide range of monitoring, listening, and analytics tools available to answer the first type of question. To answer the second, here are the 12 best tools for comparing your brand’s performance to your top competitors in terms of web traffic, social media brand mentions, target keywords, online advertising, organic search visibility, and other factors. 10) SpyOnWeb.
22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
As social media marketing has become ubiquitous ( 88% of marketers say social media is important for their businesses), hundreds of new tools have developed just in the past few years: tools for social media management, monitoring, measurement, automation, identifying influencers, creating graphical content, and more. No one has time to put every one of those tools through its paces.
22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community
DECEMBER 14, 2015
In the past 12 months, the #PRstack community has created an app that has characterized more than 250 third-party tools. The community has developed a list of its favorite 22 PR tools for Spin Sucks. The 22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community. Anewstip is a simple tool to quickly find relevant journalists to pitch your stories to on Twitter. Tool Google Analytics.
Top Tools for Mobile Marketing
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Let’s start with an awesome list of tools to bring your nonprofit into the future: Consider joining Google for Nonprofits , which offers free Google tools to nonprofit organizations. Some of its best mobile features are: Google Earth Outreach is a mapping tool that allows supporters to see your work. handy tool to help you shop around for apps. And, with 1.5
The Most Important Post-event Engagement Tool
JUNE 24, 2015
Think of the last branded event you created and the engagement tool you used. Perhaps you joined a LinkedIn Group to get the dialogue rolling, or maybe you used hashtags in your tweets in anticipation of the event. Regardless of the method, using social media before and during an event is a great engagement tool. Post-event Engagement Tool. By Steve Randazzo.
Online Tools that Help with PR
JANUARY 8, 2015
All of this can be managed—and your day-to-day life won’t seem so hectic—with a few online tools. DIY PR with These Eight Tools Canva. This is a fairly new tool that allows you to design your online properties as if you are a pro. Analytics is the tool a business owner needs to make important decisions about their website, even if it’s not used for sales.
8 LinkedIn Tools for Business
FEBRUARY 23, 2014
From contact management to tracking marketing campaigns, the LinkedIn tools below will help you leverage the platform to its full potential. great LinkedIn tools for business. 1. Connection Timeline visualizes your LinkedIn connections in a three-dimensional timeline that implicitly groups your connections into a social graph. SlideShare. OFunnel. SyncME. LinkedIn Pulse.
Time-Saving Tools and Apps for Social Media Management
JANUARY 6, 2015
So without further ado, here are eight social media management tools and apps that will help you enhance productivity while cutting down time: 1. HootSuite is hands down the most commonly used tool for social media management by profits and non-profits alike. The tool also integrates detailed posting schedules, advanced analytics including Google Analytics and insights from Facebook.
The 11 Best Free Email Marketing Tools
MAY 25, 2016
Just like having the perfect social media publishing tools , you need to know where to find the best free email marketing tools. They come with marketing automation tools, customizable email templates, list building features, and more to help you get the most out of your email program, and even marry it with other aspects of your overall marketing strategy. Coding Tools.
3 Tools and 5 Tips To Help Your Employees Master Social Employee Advocacy
JUNE 27, 2016
Awesome Tools. Instead of choosing the tool with the most features, consider what will work best for your employees. Here are 3 tools you could consider: DrumUp – Employee Advocacy. The tool comes with powerful analytics that lets you observe the full funnel impact of your program. The tool also provides analytics to help track your progress. LinkedIn Elevate.
Repurpose Content with These Six Tools
APRIL 16, 2015
But, at the same time, you already have a community of readers you’re writing for and you write for that loyal group first and foremost. Similarly, those how-to guides and checklists can easily be turned into visuals and infographics with one of my favorite tools ever: Canva. The post Repurpose Content with These Six Tools appeared first on Spin Sucks. By Stephanie Vermillion.
The Nine Best Facebook Marketing Tools
MAY 10, 2016
Not surprisingly, an ecosystem of developers and vendors have created tools to extend the marketing capabilities of the world’s largest social network. These tools help Facebook marketers evaluate and improve page performance, run sweepstakes and contests, determine what type of content works best, monitor competitors, optimize Facebook advertising campaigns and more. grow}.
Teem’d: The New Collaboration Tool
AUGUST 25, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Teem’d works around two simple ideas: Group Collaboration: A Group can represent a branch, office, department, class, city, troop, etc. As a team, group members work together to edit, approve, and publish posts. Cool Social Tools Teem’d to the Rescue.
Slack: A Communication Tool Every Team Should Use
JULY 9, 2015
Some of you may already know about this tool—it’s a favorite of developers and start-up teams that work virtually. There is a tool called Slack that is billed as, “a messaging app for teams. Before Slack, we were using iMessaging , email, and a private Facebook group. Slack puts everything in one spot—and it has open APIs to most of the tools we use.
Twitter Aim to Regain Momentum with New Video & Group Message Features
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
Furthermore, a new group direct message feature was added, which appears to be an invite for the mobile-focused millennials who seem to prefer group messaging apps such as WhatsApp (another Facebook property via acquisition) as well as Snapchat. As on Facebook Twitter’s tool will have an auto-play feature, but the service also let users create their own previews. Flexibility.
Cool Social Tools: Ravetree
MARCH 3, 2014
This is the second in my new series of posts from software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. In addition to a company calendar, file storage, and member directory, businesses can make use of our easy-to-use project management app, the ability to create groups, and powerful admin tools. Cool Social Tools SITE: Ravetree.com.
Tools for Mobile Marketing Strategy Success
MARCH 24, 2015
Unfortunately, while mobile continues to grow in its importance as a marketing tactic, many marketers still lack the tools and knowledge to develop a sound and integrated mobile marketing strategy. Below are some tips and tools you can implement into your mobile marketing strategy in order to measure how effective it is, and improve based on your findings. and nearly $220B worldwide.
Facebook Audience Insights: 5 Groups You Should Analyze
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
Smart marketers are using a free Facebook tool called Audience Insights. Along the way I’ll provide examples of what I’m seeing… There are 5 main audiences you should analyze using Facebook’s free Audience Insights tool… Click To Tweet. From Ads Manager, click the “Tools” drop-down at the top and select “Audience Insights.”
Navigating Facebook: The Difference Between Profile, Page and Group
Social Media Citizens
FEBRUARY 25, 2011
If you’ve ever tooled around Facebook chances are you’ve asked yourself this question. This personal account (think of it as your FB home) is required before you can move up to pages and groups and is limited to “one per person.” This takes a bit more presence of mind but can be an extremely useful tool for both targeted marketing and reputation management. Analytics tools are provided and customization is available, allowing you to monitor your progress and bring your pages to life. Facebook Groups (Club). You are not alone in your confusion.
SlideBatch: A Super Cool New PR Tool
OCTOBER 20, 2014
then had lunch with Paul and Ed Mayuga in Boston at the MarketingProfs B2B Summit and learned more about this cool new tool. I was expecting it to be just another thing that I would feel uncomfortable when they asked me what I thought, but I was blown away. AND it can be public, private, or shared to a small group. The post SlideBatch: A Super Cool New PR Tool appeared first on Spin Sucks. By Gini Dietrich At Content Marketing World in Cleveland, I had the opportunity to meet Paul Shirer , the founder of SlideBatch. What is SlideBatch? It’s all ready for you.
Four Free Tools Every Content Strategist Should Be Using
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
That’s why I want to share my favorite free tools for every content strategist. Four Free Tools Every Content Strategist Should Be Using. Different groups of people navigate and experience your content differently. Find your most popular demographic groupings, create a custom segment for them, and view your top pages through their eyes. By Lisa Fowler. Gender. Other.
38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews
APRIL 9, 2012
Innovation is alive and well in the development of cool free and low-cost web-based tools and apps. It’s great to find a tool that automates some little process or provides a new capability you’ve been looking for, and fun to find a tool you didn’t even know you needed. There’s an app for that—or cool web tool. Cool Social Media Tools.
10 Great Alternatives to the Google Keyword Research Tool
JANUARY 4, 2014
It is an indispensable tool for developing a potent inbound marketing strategy and improving SEO. Because many of the available keyword research tools are confusing and counterintuitive, the process can be challenging and time-consuming. The demise of Google’s Keyword Tool, the most popular of its kind, has left marketers scrambling for alternatives. What to do?
21 Social Media Tools for Smart Marketers
JANUARY 4, 2016
Having the right social media tools can make your life easier. Fortunately, there are dozens of cool tools, and most are aimed at earning time back in your day. Below are 21 of my favorite social media tools that every marketer needs. 21 Social Media Tools for Smart Marketers. 1. Agorapulse is a social media management tool that can make your life infinitely easier.
TweetLevel’s New Influence Measurement Tool Delivers Far More Than A Score
The Realtime Report
NOVEMBER 29, 2012
This week TweetLevel launched a new version of its influence measurement tool that adds context to the influencer scoring in two important ways: topic and influencer types. The topic search tool allows marketers to identify influencers that are relevant to the conversations they care about. Influence: How Information Flows Between People. Influence: Far More Than A Score.
Cool Social Tools: BigMarker
JUNE 24, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Are you having difficulty gathering a large group of people to share information? BigMarker gives you all the tools to plan, conduct, record, store, and share your community’s web conferences. Cool Social Tools Social Learning Site: Bigmarker.com.
6 Free Social Media Monitoring Tools: With Tips from Experts
JUNE 3, 2015
But to do so effectively you need to know what tools to use and how to use them and especially for smaller companies you may want to test out some free tools before investing in a more complete social media monitoring tool. Note: Most of the tools in the list also have a paid version). The real power of such a tool is when you look for people other than yourself.
Nervous? Use the RAIN Meditation Tool to Calm Yourself Down
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
Right now, I going use RAIN, a tool used by many meditation teachers — originally developed by Michele McDonald —to calm myself down. It could be a first date, a presentation to the board, telling your boss about a challenge you’re having, a media event, a big race, working with a client, meeting a new group of people for the first time, or getting up on stage. He said no.
Introducing Spider: A Super Cool Link Listening Tool
APRIL 9, 2015
The link listening technology of which I speak of is Spider , which is billed as a social listening tool. We don’t need another social listening tool. Sure, you can use hashtags and put in keywords and do all of the same stuff you do with other social media listening tools, but what I like most about Spider is it provides link listening. But the timing was off for me.
9 Productivity Tools I Use to Run My Company
Convince & Convert
MARCH 31, 2015
The whole list of the tools we use routinely would be a VERY long post, as we have more than 50 pieces of software in our bag of tricks, but this batch of 9 are our most important contributors in terms of team interaction and efficiency. 1. Sococo This is probably our newest tool and has quickly become indispensable. Around here, we always have a lot of balls in the air. love them.
The Three Productivity Tools to Jumpstart Your 2016
DECEMBER 8, 2015
three productivity tools, two secrets to being part of the Spin Sucks Crazies , and the one PR tool you need for 2016. It’s the third day of Christmas and we have productivity tools to help you jumpstart your 2016. We’ve tried private Facebook groups and email chats. We’ve tried group texting. Three Productivity Tools to Jumpstart Your 2016.
31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010
JANUARY 24, 2011
Discover how to accomplish all of the tasks above and more using some of the coolest free and modestly priced social media and web tools released in the past year or so. Cool Social Media Tools. This tool makes unfollowing non-followers easy. free tool for finding the relative influence of any Twitter user. powerful people search tool. Other Cool Web Tools.
Beyond Facebook Insights: Useful Facebook Analytics Tools
DECEMBER 12, 2011
What are the best third-party tools for advanced Facebook analytics? With that in mind here are some Facebook analytics tools to experiment with: PageLever. PageLever may be the most frequently suggested third-party tool, having positioned itself as Facebook Insights on steroids. While SEOMoz Pro is primarily a suite of SEO tools, they recently added a Social Analytics section that provides a range of data on Facebook pages and activity. So that’s a good group to get you started. Had positive or negative experiences with any of these tools? Buddy Media.
Four Tools to Assess Your Audience’s Online Usage
OCTOBER 11, 2011
Last week, after we looked at the tools for online listening , I promised I would follow it up with tools to use in assessing the conversation. There are four tools you can use to begin to understand your audience’s online preferences. Fliptop is a tool that will let you upload email contacts from your computer, an email marketing platform, social media, or Salesforce.
Facebook Adds Dropbox Integration for Groups
SEPTEMBER 26, 2012
Back in May Facebook announced they were going to allow document uploads to Facebook groups to enable file sharing inside the groups.Athough it is a good idea in theory, in practice it’s clunky at best andhardtotrack changes if any collaboration goes on at all. So today’s announcement that Facebook is integrating Dropbox into Facebook groups is pretty huge. Announced on the Dropbox blog you will now be able to share a Dropbox within the group and see updated files in real time. Facebook Social Media Tools
Top 10 Content Marketing Tools for Serious Marketers
MAY 3, 2016
The Content Marketing Institute (yes, there is such a thing) defines this serious marketing tool as “…a strategic marketing approach focused on creating and distributing valuable, relevant, and consistent content to attract and retain a clearly-defined audience — and, ultimately, to drive profitable customer action.” That’s where web analytic content marketing tools can help.
4 Free Tools to Measure Your Instagram Success
MARCH 26, 2013
know 80-90% of the stores in this area are out of my price range and, because they are so expensive, their typical customers are more likely to be women in my mom’s age group. Immediately intrigued, I sought out to find some Instagram measurement tools and, of course, they do exist. Here are four free tools small businesses can use to keep track of their Instagram success: 1.
Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have useful tools they’d like you to know about. ———— Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community. Collaboration Groups. The post Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community appeared first on SocialFish. Cool Social Tools Improve supporter retention rates. Directories.
Podcasts and Facebook Groups Are the New Community Levers
Convince & Convert
AUGUST 4, 2015
Tweetable Moments We think knowing the tools is the secret to repeating an expert’s results. One of the ways Social Fresh connects its members is through Facebook Groups surrounding the conference. Jason chose Facebook because while LinkedIn Groups are great and accomplish similar goals, Social Fresh doesn’t have the bandwidth to run both. jasonkeath Tweet This.
Pinterest Introduces New Powerful Targeting Tools
JUNE 19, 2016
That’s why, when Pinterest beefed up its targeting tools earlier this week, we noticed. Meanwhile, New Pinterest Targeting Tools Make Ads Even More Effective. Target a larger group of people who look and act similar to your audience with lookalike targeting. Social marketers understand that data is power. Meanwhile, Brooke B. Pinners, get hyped. Why It Matters:
The New Facebook Groups Explained
OCTOBER 18, 2010
New changes are constantly being made, so I’m going to try and sort out the confusion a bit by explaining how to use the new groups. First of all, the new groups differ a lot from the groups that we have known so far. For instance like in the case of a team of collaborators or a group of people who needs to organize a trip, just to name a couple of examples.