Why You Need a Messenger Platform On Your Website
JUNE 13, 2016
Messenger platforms are all the rage right now. These platforms set themselves apart from traditional Live Chat as they are more intuitive to use, and can be used for a variety of things. Tara Thomas looks at ways a messenger platform can help you grow your business. The post Why You Need a Messenger Platform On Your Website appeared first on Spin Sucks.
The Best, and Worst, Social Media Analytics Platforms
Ignite Social Media
DECEMBER 16, 2016
The analytics tools behind some of the most popular social media platforms can be surprisingly limited. With an increasing number of businesses using social media for marketing, many platform analytics leave something to be desired. While some platforms excel in certain aspects of analytics reporting, others fall short. Twitter. Facebook. YouTube. Pinterest. Instagram.
Google+: The Social Platform We All Love to Hate
MARCH 16, 2016
The post Google+: The Social Platform We All Love to Hate appeared first on Spin Sucks. Kimberly Erskine says Google+ is not dead and makes the case on why businesses are discounting their SEO efforts if they don't use it consistently.
How You Can Use Twitter As a Visual Marketing Platform
DECEMBER 2, 2015
Twitter has gone from being a fun microblogging platform to taking on a life of its own. Non profits have found incredible success there, able to connect directly to their audience thanks to the platform being so open-ended. Base Visual Content On What Works For The Platform. This is a great example of playing to the strengths and weaknesses of a platform, as suggested above.
Build A Platform
JANUARY 3, 2013
would argue that an individual with a powerful platform is someone who will never be unemployed. Platforms used to be something that someone else had to bestow upon you. That was the traditional platform. But that platform wasn't your own (it still isn't). The platform was owned by the media company that published the newspaper or put the radio station on the air.
Snapchat: An Emerging Platform for Teamwork and Collaboration
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
Snapchat has become one of the most popular and talked about platforms for 2016. Some of your employees or interns may be more visual in nature and like information that is short and concise, so this may be a good platform to use. This can be a useful platform to engage audiences and answer questions for a virtual chat session. Guest Post by Karen Freberg. Visual Chat session.
Meet Team Sprout: Brian, Platform Engineering Manager
JANUARY 10, 2017
Brian Cordonnier, a Platform Engineering Manager on Sprout’s Publishing Squad, embodies this commitment both in his work at Sprout and his hobbies outside of the office. This post Meet Team Sprout: Brian, Platform Engineering Manager originally appeared on Sprout Social. Name: Brian Cordonnier. Department: Engineering. Started at Sprout: January 2015. Tell me about that. We do!
Integrating Listening Into Your Platform for ROI
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 10, 2015
This week I moderated another Social Media Today webinar as part of their Best Thinker webinar series, this time on the topic of Way Beyond Listening: Integrating Listening Into Your Platform for ROI. We discussed nine ways companies have found to connect social media to revenue and ROI. Here are nine ways to connect Social Media to Revenue and ultimately ROI.
Three Apps, Social Networks, or Platforms for 2012
DECEMBER 22, 2011
But, to be sure we were somewhat business-like, I asked Jayme to name three of the apps, social networks, and/or platforms she’s going to use in 2012. Social Media Trends FBQOTHW Jayme Soulati social media apps social media trends social networks social platformsIt’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap)!
How to Choose the Right Social Media Platform to Connect With Customers
JULY 14, 2011
Searching the web, I stumbled across this schedule made by Heidi Cohen , which provides an overview of the social media format options by exploring the pros and cons of different social platforms. Social Media Social Network Blogging Facebook Heidi Cohen Linkedin list of rules platform pros and cons schedule social media format options Tips Twitter YoutubeClick here to see more.
It’s Not About the Platform
JUNE 5, 2011
Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Other blogging platforms such as SquareSpace, TypePad and MovableType enter the discussion too but the main focus has been between the big 3. Debate is good.
Review of Content Marketing Measurement Platform Squeeze
OCTOBER 11, 2012
Squeeze is a Sequentia product and the way they describe it is as: A new content marketing measurement platform designed to help marketers make better decisions, optimize their budgets, and deliver greater results. Another marketing measurement platform? wouldn’t call it a measurement platform, from a dollars and cents/ROI perspective. I have something new for you to try!
Industry Buzz: 4 reasons why rasa.io is the up and coming community platform
DECEMBER 7, 2015
Startups and tech vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms – SocialFish readers love to read about new tools and apps! Here at SocialFish, we’re strong advocates of the Open Garden concept and online communities, so we’re always eager to test out new platforms. It truly maximizes our content. In all, rasa.io
Web CEO SEO Software Platform Review
DECEMBER 12, 2014
Web CEO has a lot to offer in addition to the features described above, including SEO training, a white-label reports, white-label integration of their tool into your platform, and the ability to resell under your brand. You''re reading Web CEO SEO Software Platform Review , originally posted on Kikolani and copyrighted by Kristi Hines, freelance writer and professional blogger.
[Cool Social Tools] Hot Online Community Platforms for 2015
DECEMBER 18, 2014
And associations need to do if it they’re shopping around for an online community platform. Listed alphabetically: CareHubs : Relatively new on the scene, this online community platform’s killer app is the fact that it’s HIPAA-compliant. Causeway : If your organization’s volunteers are highly collaborative, this could be the right platform for you. It’s a real thing.
Facebook Prepping Instant Games Platform for Messenger?
NOVEMBER 7, 2016
Facebook is reportedly set to launch an Instant Games platform for its Facebook Messenger application, allowing users to play “lightweight” games against their friends. Facebook dabbled in similar games for Messenger earlier this year with its launch of a basketball game in March and soccer game Keepy Up on Messenger in June. Facebook declined to comment on the reports.
Understanding Which Social Platforms to Choose When [infographic]
AUGUST 1, 2011
In this social media universe where different tools and platforms are available, it is also a good idea to design different messaging on each of these channels to make the best use of the dynamics of each of them. In order to communicate effectively on each platform and see that your content gets adequately distributed on Internet, it is good to understand the sharing habits of people.
Beyond Facebook: The Social Platform Leaders [Infographic]
JUNE 1, 2012
Before you get bearish on Facebook, think about how many of these networks are actually ubiquitous; how deep is the actual engagement; are they platforms; what’s in it for brands; why should people care; and why should they share. There is, has been, and will be social activity online beyond Facebook. Cool infographic from Socialjumpstart.com for sure. Uh huh.
7 Awesome eCommerce Platforms For Small Businesses
SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
Like any business model there are challenges to opening an online store, with the prime one being selecting the right eCommerce platform to launch your business. Luckily, there are powerful eCommerce platforms specifically designed to meet your needs – allowing you to increase sales and attract more customers. WooCommerce is built on the back of WordPress blogging platform.
Salorix Launches AI-Powered Predictive Influencer Marketing And Social Media Management Platform
The Realtime Report
DECEMBER 12, 2012
This is the problem that Salorix is trying to solve with a new social media management platform called Amplfy 2.0, The platform monitors millions of conversations and uses proprietary machine learning algorithms to make smart predictions based on who is talking about a specific brand, the context of the conversation and how likely it is for someone to engage. which it launched today.
Snapchat as a platform for branded content?
OCTOBER 22, 2014
With the growing number of social platforms, businesses have numerous ways to communicate with their customers.? If Snapchat deals properly with the hacking scandal, the platform has extensive potential. Promote your brand: Use your other social platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) to promote your Snapchat profile. Snapchat as a marketing tool? .
Social Media Marketing: Burberry Launches New Campaign on 10 Social Platforms
The Realtime Report
JULY 11, 2012
Burberry, a “digital darling” among luxury brands, recently launched its Autumn/Winter 2012 collection across 10 different social platforms, according to L2. While the brand does not actively converse with fans on social media (according to L2), the wealth of content it offers on these platforms have helped to garner over 13 million fans on Facebook, 1.1
Messenger Platform v1.3: News Feed Ads Launch Messenger Conversations; Sponsored Messages Debut
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
Monetizing Messenger is moving full speed ahead with Facebook’s launch of Messenger Platform v1.3, We want to make sure businesses and brands building for the platform can manage the entire lifecycle of their customers. Marcus also revealed the following new features for developers in Messenger Platform v1.3: Readers: What are your initial thoughts on Messenger Platform v1.3?
Facebook Just Downplayed The Biggest Launch They've Made Since Platform for the Web
Stay N' Alive
OCTOBER 11, 2011
The other day I wrote about finding some information about the upcoming HTML5 platform for mobile launch awhile back. When in reality, Facebook just launched something bigger than the original F8 Platform Launch back in 2007. Facebook HTML5 Mobile Platform's Potential. When Facebook Platform launched for web back in 2007, Facebook only had 20 million users at the time.
How to Figure Out Once and For All Which Social Media Platforms to Be On
MAY 25, 2016
But, the bigger question remains, which platforms should you be on and why? These days, there are a lot of social platforms to choose from: Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, LinkedIn, and the list goes on and on. I’d like to take a step back and look at why most people ask which platform they should be on. Periscope for me is a great example.
In-App Payments to Brands, Other New Features in Facebook Messenger Platform v1.2
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
Facebook announced the launch of Messenger Platform v1.2, Other new features in Messenger Platform v1.2 Developers and businesses have built more than 30,000 bots for Messenger, we’ve on-boarded over 34,000 developers and we’ve just recently updated our Platform policy to improve engagement and retention for interactions between people and businesses on Messenger.
Social Networking Stats: Tumblr Draws Youngest Users Among Top 10 Social Platforms, #RLTM Scoreboard
The Realtime Report
MAY 30, 2014
Among the top 10 global social platforms, Tumblr has the greatest share of younger users, with 47% of active users in the 16-24 year-old demographic. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1.23 billion monthly active users. via Facebook. YouTube. over 1 billion monthly unique users. via YouTube. Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. via VentureBeat.
How Our Big Data Platform and Social Analytics API Work
OCTOBER 28, 2016
The big data platform behind the scenes is what makes this all possible. This tier is also responsible for the listening capabilities of our platform. Want to know about the rest of our platform and how it gives you the information you need to make better business decisions? Here’s how it works. Data Ingestion. Let’s use an analogy here.
Picking The Right Social Platform For Your Brand
SEPTEMBER 18, 2012
Picking the right social platform is important in order to build the strongest possible social presence for your brand. But it might be difficult to keep up with the latest developments in the fast-moving world of social media, where new features and platforms are a daily occurrence. Which social platforms work better for what industry? billion times a day. Google+.
Weibo – a Chinese Social Media platform
OCTOBER 27, 2014
To put (or replicate, to some extent) all functions into one platform/ product seems to be a symbolic Chinese character, the more the merrier. To sum it up Weibo is the most important social platform for brands to be on in China, because of its large audience base and its pioneer advantage. Similar Posts: Snapchat as a platform for branded content? Sina Weibo. Tone of voice.
How to monetise your influence type: Platform-Specific Superstar
OCTOBER 11, 2016
When we think of influencers, we generally think of people with huge followings on their blog or social media platforms. Influence Type: Platform-Specific Superstar. More likely you’re not quite there yet, but on the way, so here’s an insight into monetising the influence you have on one specific platform. Maybe you’re a celebrity of some kind? Blogging for Dollars
Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses
MARCH 2, 2011
Comments tied to one platform. Facebook has announced a new version of its Comments Box plugin – its social plugin that enables Facebook-connected commenting on a website. In this post we’ll take a look at some of the apparent benefits and risks of this new feature for businesses. Facebook’s Comment Box plugin. Comments then stay sync’d between the two sites. Cons. 1.
Facebook’s Atlas Ad Platform: 5 Must-Reads
OCTOBER 22, 2014
Facebook has revamped and relaunched its Atlas ad platform. Learn all about it in these five must-reads. Meet the new Atlas By Erik Johnson Today, we are announcing the launch of Atlas. We’ve rebuilt Atlas from the ground up to tackle today’s marketing challenges, like reaching people across devices and bridging the gap between online. Blog Facebook Social Media
Shhh…Don’t Tell. You Can Still Post Your Tweets To Other Platforms
OCTOBER 6, 2012
The impact of cutting off access, means that a platform like Linked In is no longer able to allow their users to bring their tweets into their LinkedIn profiles via automated methods. Shhh… photo courtesy of Sarah G on Flickr via Creative Commons license. Recently, Twitter has been behaving pretty anti-socially with their data. But fear-not fellow social sharers! Cheers! –Sean.
Facebook Developing New PC Gaming Platform; Teams Up With Unity Technologies
AUGUST 19, 2016
Facebook is not playing around when it comes to games, announcing the development of a new PC gaming platform and a partnership with Unity Technologies. Unity–a development platform for 2-D, 3-D, virtual reality and augmented reality games—will integrate support for Facebook’s current gaming platform, as well as the new one it is developing. The two companies also announced limited access to a closed alpha build of the new export to Facebook functionality in version 5.4 of the Unity platform, saying that interested developers can apply here by Aug.
Should Your Movie Be On Tsu [A New Social Networking Platform]
Social Media Network Marketing
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
As Mentioned In : [link] Soon after Ello came Tsu – [pronounced as Sue] Social Networking Platform. PervaraKapadia Since the Platform rewards with monetary benefits for Posting and Inviting Friends – this means that if your Post is good it can go Viral even better! Very similar to the way you would have the look and feel of Facebook. Tsu keeps growing on an exponential basis.
Native Ads Debut for Mobile App Install Campaigns on Twitter Audience Platform
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
Advertisers running mobile application install ad campaigns on Twitter Audience Platform now have access to native ads. Simply check the “native” box when launching a new mobile app install campaign on the Twitter Audience Platform and your ad content will be automatically reassembled to match each app’s unique design and layout.
Instant Games: Facebook’s New Cross-Platform Experience for Messenger, News Feed
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Facebook Tuesday announced the launch of Instant Games , an HTML5 cross-platform gaming experience for Messenger and News Feed on both mobile and the web. Tom Dotan of The Information reported earlier this month that the social network was testing the platform, which would allow Messenger users to play “lightweight” and “asynchronous” games against their friends. Arkanoid , Taito.
On Having A Platform
MARCH 22, 2011
The way any individual can move the needle in their professional career is by having a platform. Part of the dance that many aspiring writers must do to get a major publishing deal is to demonstrate to the publisher that they have a platform. well-rounded platform like this gets publisher's excited, but it's not for everybody. " Michael Hyatt over at Thomas Nelson Publishing had some similar thoughts in his Blog post, How Important Is An Author's Platform? "Sure, as a publisher, I would like to have a great book from an author with a giant platform.
How Content Platforms Inspire Internal Stakeholders to Blog More Often
Convince & Convert
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Here’s how I developed content platforms for stakeholders across sales, marketing, client services, and support to establish a culture of content at Skyword. What is a content platform? For the purpose of this post, we’ll focus on the last trend (Content distribution) to show what attendees should have at the end of every exercise, working eventually toward a content platform.