Best Webinars of 2014
DECEMBER 8, 2014
By Gini Dietrich On the fourth day of Christmas, Spin Sucks gave to you… four free webinars, three strategy games , two Crazies secrets , and the PR win of 2014. We stopped charging for webinars this year and we hope the content you’ve received has been valuable, executable, and fun. Melissa Agnes , of Agnes + Day , killed it with this webinar on crisis communications.
Six Must-Watch PR Webinars
DECEMBER 14, 2015
On the sixth day of Christmas, Spin Sucks gave to you…six must watch PR webinars , five PR books , four PR podcasts , three productivity tools , two Spin Sucks Crazy secrets , and the one PR tool you need for 2016. Now, obviously this is a tad difficult because ALL of our PR webinars are must watch. You’ve “Earned” It: PR Webinars for Earned Media.
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. We started webinars this year.
9 Tips for a Successful Webinar Event
MAY 28, 2012
Webinars serve multiple purposes. In business, webinars can be a valuable tool for solidifying relationships with your clients. 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. Below is a list of practices to help you successfully host your own webinar.
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. For instance, we did a webinar about Google analytics. Set up the webinar with your provider ( brightTALK , GoToWebinar , Adobe Connect , and WebEx are some of the favorites) and grab the registration link they provide. Now it’s time for the webinar.
5 Expert Tips for Engaging Your Webinar Audience
Convince & Convert
APRIL 25, 2016
Following up on last week’s post covering my most important lessons for attracting your webinar audience , let’s now pivot and focus on how to keep them engaged once they show up live as an attendee at your webinar. Now let’s get into more specifics on how you can keep your audience engaged once they show up for your webinar. 1. Many webinar speakers travel often.
Webinar Software Comparison: 9 Popular Services Reviewed
DECEMBER 29, 2014
One of my goals for 2015 is to incorporate webinars into my online marketing to promote some courses I have in the making. So I decided to research the different webinar software, services, and platforms that are available. In this post, I wanted to share my findings for others who are also in the process of choosing a webinar solution for their business. AnyMeeting. Join.me.
5 Expert Tips for Converting Your Webinar Audience
Convince & Convert
MAY 12, 2016
My last two posts covered my most important lessons for attracting your webinar audience and engaging your webinar audience. Let’s now complete the arc with how to convert your webinar audience into customers and future advocates. For attracting your webinar audience, I covered how to: Choose a relevant topic. Some webinar hosting platforms have this capability built in. Alternatively,
Nonprofit Webinar Series – Social Fundraising
JUNE 14, 2011
We’re doing a series of webinars over the next 4 weeks that should really help you create compelling content, build your network and start some sharing and participation among your networks. Free webinars you say? These webinars are totally free and you only have to sign up once to be able to come to all 4. Register Here. Here’s the line-up. June 21 – 1 pm PT.
Host A Hangout-On-Air
Small Business Mavericks
APRIL 5, 2013
But did you know you can host a Hangout and record it live on YouTube? Google+ Hangouts is a webinar feature much like Skype. One of the fascinating things about Google+ that few people are aware of but that is a powerful tool for business is Google+’s Hangouts-on-Air. I’ve written about Google+ Hangouts before. If you have a YouTube channel, this is a golden opportunity. You can reach all of your YouTube channel subscribers with one live video feed that you can also embed on your own website. And it’s really easy to use. It’s really that simple.
How to Use Google Hangouts On Air to Run Your Next Webinar
Convince & Convert
DECEMBER 4, 2014
Which brings me to webinars. love speaking and presenting, but I don’t love the costs associated with doing webinars. Yet, when I look at the activities in 2013 that brought the biggest boost to my email list, webinars were hands-down the most successful. Webinars allow you to share your expertise and further build the know/like/trust factor with your community.
How Social Media Affects Search
JANUARY 12, 2015
It’s our first webinar of the year and we kick it off with the one and only Andy Crestodina. He also hosted our second most popular webinar in 2014 so you know you’re going to get something good. For those of you who do know Andy, you already know you’re in for a treat and will leave this webinar with pages full of notes and a brain full of ideas.
Use Media Relations for Search Engine Optimization
APRIL 2, 2015
Boys and girls. I, Gini Dietrich , am hosting our monthly webinar next week. If you attend the webinar (or watch the recording later), you will learn: The three-pronged approach to using media relations for search engine optimization. If you attend this webinar, you need to be prepared to do some work. Webinar Details. By Gini Dietrich. Ladies and gentlemen.
Use Media Relations to Generate Qualified Leads
JUNE 18, 2015
In April, I hosted a webinar called Use Media Relations for Search Engine Optimization. But I also promised to do the third prong—lead generation—as a separate webinar this month. Webinar Details. The webinar is one week from today— June 25 at noon ET (that’s 11 a.m. Register for the webinar on that page and you’ll be good to go! By Gini Dietrich.
Social Media Marketing for Franchises – Webinar (via Social Media Workbench)
Saying It Social
JANUARY 28, 2011
On Tuesday, February 8th, Engage121 is hosting a free online panel discussion called Social Media Marketing for Franchises: Approaches to Making it Work. I am thrilled to be one of the panelists during this important discussion. Please join us by registering below! I'm pleased to be part of an upcoming free webinar with some smart marketers in the franchise industry. On Tuesday, February 8th, Engage121 is hosting a free online panel discussion called Social Media Marketing for Franchises: Approaches to Making it Work. And, this is your invitation to join us for free!
How to Write Blog Posts that Get Read and Shared
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
We had such great success with Andy Crestodina’s webinar last month on influencer relations , we hope to keep the professional development and engagement level at the same high pace. Therefore, next Thursday, I am going to host How to Write Blog Posts that Get Read and Shared. And, let’s be real, I know a lot of you attend our webinars live just for the chat.
Free Masterclass Webinar: How to Use Instagram to Drive Traffic, Develop Leads and Make Sales
FEBRUARY 21, 2016
Today we’re announcing a ProBlogger Webinar with Special Guest Nathan Chan from Foundr Magazine. Sign up for this week’s free Instagram masterclass webinar here. Update: this webinar is almost at capacity. asked Nathan over our coffee a few weeks ago if he’d be up for doing a Webinar with the ProBlogger audience. That shocked me. You can register here.
The Four-Step Process of Communications Planning
NOVEMBER 10, 2014
He is hosting our November webinar this Thursday so you get to hang out with him for an hour. Register for the webinar on that page and you’ll be good to go! Communication Planning ann marie van den hurk benson hendrix communications planning strategy 101 tedxABQ webinar By Gini Dietrich A few years ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Benson Hendrix online. CT, 10 a.m.
Webinars in 2012 ? Where are They Going?
MARCH 15, 2012
————————— Webinars gained popularity in the early 1990’s when their primary purpose was to provide access to subject matter experts, hear a lecture, and have opportunities to ask questions. However, with such rapid progression in social media and collaborative learning, the webinar curriculum is in transition. Webinar Structure.
How to Build Landing Pages for PR Pros
OCTOBER 7, 2015
Now that you have gorgeous landing pages where you can set up a webinar, a course, a book sales page, an opt-in page, a content download, or any other call-to-action, you can gather email addresses. Let’s use a webinar as an example. First, go into your LeadPages account and choose the webinar template you like best. Webinar Execution with a Landing Page.
[Webinar Replay] Facebook Marketing for Real Estate
JUNE 22, 2016
In this exclusive webinar hosted by Contactually and social media strategist Katie Lance agents will learn how to leverage their personal Facebook profiles, build relationships with past clients, utilize the latest in business page strategies for engagement and run cost-effective Facebook ads. The post [Webinar Replay] Facebook Marketing for Real Estate appeared first on Katie Lance.
Our Weekly Onboarding Webinars Will Get You Up to Speed
JUNE 1, 2016
Each week, we’ll host our Basic Training webinar at a variety of times to suit your availability. When you select the date and time that works for you, you’ll receive a confirmation email with your link to join the webinar. What Will Be Covered? We’ll cover the basics of getting started with Simply Measured. How Do I Sign Up? What About Personalized or Advanced Training?
Live Tweet During A Webinar To Get Targeted Twitter Followers
PWB Marketing Blog
JULY 15, 2011
Live-tweeting during a webinar is a great way to provide your followers with helpful information and fill your feed with great content. When we log into a webinar, we’ll first tweet that we’ve joined and mention a thing or two about the topic. What we like to do throughout the webinar is succinctly summarize the presenter’s points in a powerful way and tweet it using the webinar’s hashtag (most presenters will identify the webinar’s hashtag before the event begins). At a recent webinar we attended, we achieved the following: Acquired six new Twitter followers.
Learn How to Measure What Matters
SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
It’s been three months since we’ve had a webinar (we took the summer off) and it was worth the wait! You’re about to determine whether or not this is a webinar you just can’t miss. know I said to turn off anything with an on/off button, but I’ll allow you to use your computer for this step in the webinar. The Webinar. Strategy. Iteration.
Why the Future of Social Community is Omni-Social
Convince & Convert
MAY 10, 2016
The rise of this multi-faceted approach to community was the subject of a deep, strategic Webinar I hosted recently with my good friends at Janrain (a leading provider of customer identity management and community functionality, and a Convince & Convert partner). Click for the replay of the Omni-Social Webinar. The online community pendulum is swinging back.
Build an Online Course: Lesson #2
DECEMBER 1, 2015
Having done webinars every month for years now, I know exactly what you want out of your free online professional development. Having someone select and read the questions during the Q&A, while the host answers them, is ideal. Communication Online Course clickwebinar lessons learned online classes the modern blogging masterclass webinar softwareBy Gini Dietrich. Be patient.
First Think Tank webinar and last call for beta testers.
APRIL 11, 2011
And SocialFish is teaming up with CommPartners to host the first ever Think Tank webinar on Wednesday, May 4 at 2pm eastern ! We’d like to give a special shout-out to CommPartners who are teaming up with us to make the live webinar portion of the Think Tank awesome, just like the asynchronous parts. Top Tips: Twitter Lists. What’s your Twitter following strategy?
Five Ways to Build the Perfect Web Marketing Storm
MARCH 20, 2012
learned this flaw last night, as I watched the webinar Andy Crestodina is doing for us on Thursday – Build the Perfect Web Marketing Storm. If you attend the webinar, you’ll receive his template as part of your registration fee. This webinar is a must attend event. I hate to admit this out loud, but I know only a fraction about content marketing for the web.
Around the Web in 59 Days
JANUARY 16, 2015
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. 26 , I’ll host a webinar for PRSA on how to really integrate social PR into your work… because that, really, is the true promise of social for our industry. Oh, and I celebrated my birthday yesterday – whee!
Pitching Secrets of the New Media Relations Superstars
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
By Gini Dietrich. I am ridiculously excited to be back from summer vacation to restart our webinar series. On Thursday , September 17 at noon ET , he will be our host for our monthly free webinar. Webinar Details. The webinar is one week from today— September 17 at noon ET (that’s 11 a.m. Register for the webinar on that page and you’ll be good to go!
Announcing “The Rise of the Social Employee” @Dynamic_Signal Webinar #SocBiz #e20
Blue Focus Marketing
JANUARY 30, 2014
A @Dynamic_Signal Webinar: Tues., We are pleased to announce our upcoming webinar, “ The Rise of the Social Employee ,” hosted by Ajay Ramachandran (@ ajay ) of Dynamic Signal (@ Dynamic_Signal ). The webinar, which is set to take place Tuesday, Feb. 11 @ 11 a.m. 11 at 11 a.m. Building sustained, dynamic relationships lies at the heart of social employee advocacy.
Most webinars stink. What can we do about it?
JANUARY 21, 2011
Most webinars stink. I can count the good ones I’ve experienced on one hand”. Given our business is producing online events, it got me thinking, are the webinars we are producing today similar to the ones we produced years ago? So this begs the question, how can we make the webinar a more valuable educational option? Have a co-host provide commentary and pull in contributions.
The Role of Technology in Social Media Management
MARCH 13, 2015
Join me on March 19th, 2015 for a free webinar hosted by Sendible – a social media management dashboard from the UK. Host: Sendible. In this one-hour webinar you will: Discover the 3 major elements of a successful social media program. look forward to seeing you on the webinar next Thursday. It takes hours to do it all manually. 5pm GMT). Register now.
Free Webinar on Facebook Marketing: This Wednesday
DECEMBER 6, 2011
This Wednesday I will be hosting a free live webinar with someone who has taught me so much about Facebook Marketing – Amy Porterfield. At a recent session at Blog World Expo that Amy was teaching at I came away with a long page of action items of things to implement on my own Facebook pages and I’m confident that in our webinar you’ll likewise come away with some great ideas and things to do. You’ll get a heap of value from this webinar. The Webinar is happening this Wednesday (7th December) at 9pm-10pm EST (US Eastern time).
[WEBINAR] Start a Fire in Your Social Network
MAY 7, 2013
In this session, you’ll: Learn community management strategies that make your community a productive and comfortable place for members to participate. See how content can attract members, generate discussion, and keep members active and interested. Get a better idea of what success looks like for association communities, and what metrics are worth benchmarking and tracking.
The Role of Technology in Social Media Management
MARCH 13, 2015
Join me on March 19th, 2015 for a free webinar hosted by Sendible – a social media management dashboard from the UK. Host: Sendible. In this one-hour webinar you will: Discover the 3 major elements of a successful social media program. look forward to seeing you on the webinar next Thursday. PR Tech Tools dashboard digital PR management online PR social media strategy technology webinar It takes hours to do it all manually. MANAGING YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PR CAMPAIGNS. Date: Thursday March 19 th 2015 (10 am PDT. 1 pm EDT. 5pm GMT). Register now.
Open Call for Content Contributions
SEPTEMBER 7, 2011
Bring me your case studies, your articles, your podcasts, and your webinars! Spin Sucks Pro webinars. We host hour-long webinars twice monthly and are always looking for passionate and dynamic presenters to share their know-how. If you have experience in webinars, and have a topic idea that fits within the curriculum, let us know and we’ll share more details.
Talking Culture: Association Chat, Boards and Millennials on YM
MAY 28, 2016
Just in case you’re interested in watching, below are the Association Chat hosted by Kiki L’Italien where we got deep into boards and culture (our Association Success topic of the month – lots more over there) and also Jamie’s webinar he presented for YourMembership , in which the participants got to hear some powerful insights coming out of our most recent research project.
The New World of Member Engagement – Webinar Series
OCTOBER 10, 2012
Young Association Professionals , Aggregage , Association Universe and Infinite Conferencing are are excited to bring an amazing series of interactive webinars on how association professionals need to think and act differently to drive member engagement. She frequently presents at leading industry association conferences and often appears in social media-related webinars and podcasts.
Social Media Training for Sales – Social Selling University Launches
MARCH 2, 2011
With the stars aligning we started making contact with leaders in this space Like Anneke Seley, Jill Konrath, Barbara Giamanco and Nigel E to see if they would have any interest being a part of a series of webinars and other content to educate sales people how to leverage social media. On March 8, SSU will host a live, complimentary workshop following the Sales 2.0
The Future Is Better Than You Think
JUNE 23, 2016
I want to tell you all about a webinar that AssociationSuccess.org is hosting with futurist Peter Diamandis on Tuesday June 28 at 12:30 PM EDT. In this webinar, Peter will discuss the technologies to anticipate, and what this means for our every day lives. Come to this webinar and let’s discuss! REGISTER. photo credit ). Industry Insider
How I Got 18 Times More ‘Likes’ on a Facebook Update
DECEMBER 8, 2011
Yesterday I hosted a free webinar for ProBlogger readers on the topic of using Facebook to help you grow your blog. In the webinar (attended by 1000 people) Amy Porterfield packed in over an hour’s worth of rich content. Here’s just a few of over 250 comments: Based upon the amazing feedback and the fact that over 2000 people registered for the webinar but we could only fit in 1000 – we’ve decided to release the recording to those who missed out. Listen to the Full Webinar for Free Here. One was around the use of images.
Humility And Having Something To Say
JUNE 9, 2011
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