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35 Great Social Media Infographics

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 35 Great Social Media Infographics by Pam Dyer on March 3, 2010 Share Here’s a collection of terrific social media infographics that might come in handy. The Social Engagement Spectrum 2. The Social Media Effect 4. Social Marketing Compass 5. Anyone?

10 Tools for Measuring Your Social Media Influence

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Meaningful exchanges constantly take place all over the social Web on a variety of platforms, connecting people and enabling them to share, critique, and interact with content and with each other. Social influence occurs when a person’s thoughts, feelings, or actions are affected by others. In the world of social media marketing, influence is currency. PostRank.

100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

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From fans to followers, brands are actively working to engage their current and future customers via social media — and online reputation management is quickly becoming a vital part of doing business. Social media monitoring helps brands discover, in real time, who is saying what online and where the conversations are happening so they can respond in a timely fashion. Businesses also need to measure, analyze, and report on their social media efforts. Klout tracks the impact of your opinions, links and recommendations across your social graph.

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How Women Use Social Media [Infographic] | pamorama

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact How Women Use Social Media [Infographic] by Pam Dyer on July 12, 2010 Share Social media sites are having a powerful effect on our lives. Women are online and interacting on social sites just as much — if not, more — than their male counterparts. Corey J. Don’t you agree?

100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools by Pam Dyer on October 12, 2010 Share From fans to followers, brands are actively working to engage their current and future customers via social media — and online reputation management is quickly becoming a vital part of doing business.

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12 Social Media Marketing Myths

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 12 Social Media Marketing Myths by Pam Dyer on January 19, 2010 Share For brands, resistance to social media is futile. Millions of people create content for the social Web on a daily basis. Before you jump in, keep these myths in mind: Social media is cheap or free. Yes, many social media tools are free to use, including Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, the social network building tool Ning, and content aggregators like StumbleUpon and Digg.

4 Ways to Improve Content

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There’s an editorial mission in place, regular posts are published everyday, and you seem to be talking about what matters, but no one pays attention. Publishing crap content five times a week or twice a day won’t make your situation better. They invest time and in some cases social capital to read and spread the word about your writing. Image by Markaud.

12 Reasons to Use Social Media to Grow Your Business

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 12 Reasons to Use Social Media to Grow Your Business by Pam Dyer on June 1, 2010 Share Social media is fast becoming an essential part part the marketing mix for brands. Here are 12 compelling reasons to use social media to help grow your business: 1. Good stuff! Thanks.

Social Media: A Cheat Sheet [Infographic]

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media: A Cheat Sheet [Infographic] by Pam Dyer on March 14, 2010 Share Are you new to social media? Here’s a handy infographic that doubles as a roadmap of the social Web. Created for CMO.com by 97th Floor , it analyzes the top social media sites in the U.S.

How Fortune 100 Companies are Leveraging Social Media [Infographic]

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact How Fortune 100 Companies are Leveraging Social Media [Infographic] by Pam Dyer on March 14, 2010 Share Burson-Martseller , a leading global public relations and communications firm,  recently released a report detailing how the Fortune 100 companies are using social platforms.

Measuring Social Media ROI

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Measuring Social Media ROI by Pam Dyer on December 21, 2009 Share Companies and brands are finally beginning to fully embrace social media. As of December, about 25% indicated that they had reached the “strategic&# phase of their social-media efforts. link] Urs E.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary by Pam Dyer on June 30, 2010 Share The social media landscape is changing quickly, and it’s filled with terms that are strange to those who aren’t familiar with it. Comments are a primary form of two-way communication on the social Web.

Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement?

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Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement? by Adam Sherk on October 6, 2010 It is safe to say that most news sites are now experimenting with various forms of user engagement and content promotion through social media. So I ran 30+ news sites through the tool. news/.

The Social Habit: Who Uses Social Media and How

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact The Social Habit: Who Uses Social Media and How by Pam Dyer on June 22, 2010 Share Edison Research just released its latest report on social network usage. The study compares the behavior and demographics of frequent users of social media to those of the population at large.

The “Must-Have&# Tool Kit of Social Media Citizen Vol. 2

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There are as many social media tools as there are posts about these tools. It is a list of tools which has been used by top social media people generated from the interview series with Top Social Media Citizens. Social Mention. PostRank. Tools social media toolsFree tools: Tweedeck. HootSuite. Seesmic Desktop. Google Alerts.

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The Best Blogging Platform and Plugins

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Best related posts (creates the links at the end of every post that is similar to the content you just published). PostRank. Blog Social Media Arment Dietrich blog plugins blogging platforms facebook question of the week jeremy whittakerIt’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). Sure, Jeremy! need some questions. also take dares (within reason).

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

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Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Crushing the Myth of B2B Social Media December 27th, 2009 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet In nearly every speech or Webinar I conduct, someone in the audience asks “But all this social media stuff doesn’t apply to B2B right?&# Yes, social media applies to B2B.

16 Free Must-Read eBooks About Social Media

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 16 Free Must-Read eBooks About Social Media by Pam Dyer on February 3, 2010 Share Whether you’re keeping up with family members or growing your company’s brand, social media has become integral to many aspects of our lives. Here are some ebooks that can get you started on your path towards social media success or help you kick things up a notch if you’re already active on the social Web. Building a Social Media Team , Amber Naslund. link].

20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools by Pam Dyer on April 26, 2010 Share Image via Wikipedia Social media is much more than a way to stay connected and to have fun: it’s a way to market yourself, your business, and your products and services. How social are they? Wide reach.

The Future of Social Media Monitoring

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To be sure some of the future will be frighteningly intrusive and creepy; we've argued that the present state of the art in social media monitoring already is. was all about democratizing publishing, then the next stage of the web may well be based on democratizing data mining of all that content that's getting published. Sponsor. If web 2.0 Source Analysis. Discuss.

8 Social Media Tips for Small Business

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 8 Social Media Tips for Small Business by Pam Dyer on April 11, 2010 Share The majority of small businesses (52%) believe that having a social media presence is important, according to a national poll of 500 small business owners or managers commissioned by EMPLOYERS. link].

Social Media Ethics: Resources to Help You Stay Out of Trouble

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media Ethics: Resources to Help You Stay Out of Trouble by Pam Dyer on March 1, 2010 Share Here’s a BlogWell presentation by GasPedal CEO Andy Sernovitz that recaps the latest FTC regulations on disclosure and social media. Everything begins with ethics. Make sense?

50 Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 50 Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits by Pam Dyer on January 27, 2010 Share Thanks to their member-driven nature, nonprofits came early to the social-media party. Because nonprofits are so deeply invested in relationships, many were early adopters of online community and social networking tools. The presentation is full of examples that can easily (mostly) be implemented once you have a well-considered social media plan in hand.

Video: 2009 in Social Media

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Video: 2009 in Social Media by Pam Dyer on December 30, 2009 Share Rob Cottingham, of the “ Noise to Signal &# Web comic, produced this terrific 8-minute video retrospective of 2009 through the lens of social media. (It’s so chock-full of events that it definitely feels shorter than 8 minutes.)

Top SocialFish posts of 2010

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Particularly in the first half of the year, I personally will be doing a tiny wee bit less blogging as Jamie Notter and I are writing a book for a major publisher who will have us on strict deadlines until the book is published in September (stress).  So you will definitely be doing me a favor if you have a guest post in mind that you would like to publish here. January. March.

Weekly Roundup: The Spin Sucks Edition

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Why: this post published while I was traveling. PostRank Connect and analytics for bloggers , by Gini (yikes, this is getting old). Why: I’ve been using PostRank for a while, but Gini beat me to the punch in talking about it. 6. Blogging Blogging for Grasshoppers Public Relations Resources Social Media Weekly Roundup gini dietrich spin sucks– blog.

Coca-Cola's Shrewd New Social Media Policy

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Coca-Cola’s Shrewd New Social Media Policy by Pam Dyer on January 12, 2010 Share The buzz about social media and how to leverage it for branding, marketing, advertising, PR, and CRM has been building over the past few years. Coke’s Social Media policy [.]

Social Media: Tracking Its Exponential Growth [Stats, Video]

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media: Tracking Its Exponential Growth [Stats, Video] by Pam Dyer on May 10, 2010 Share Many of you are probably familiar with Social Media Revolution , a fantastic video created last year by Erik Qualman that examined the explosion of social media onto the modern scene.

Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources

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Let’s assume that you believe that to be true and you want to essentially become a publisher of the best content focused on a specific topic.  Publishing. How Marketing Might Want to Aggregate, Filter, Curate, Publish and Distribute. Social filtering? Does it publish full copies, snippets?  Social distribution strategy?  Nsyght – social search.

Want Social Media Evangelizers? Be Social

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Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Want Social Media Evangelizers? Be Social September 7th, 2010 Tweet Today BNET published my second post, focusing on how companies can use social media to turn customers into evangelizers. Read All About It!

Social Media Strategy: State Farm Insurance | pamorama

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media Strategy: State Farm Insurance by Pam Dyer on October 5, 2010 Share In this video, Social Media Examiner’s Michael Stelzner interviews Kelly Thul , Director of Communication Services at State Farm Insurance.  Average Age of a Facebook User?

Fans, Followers, or Subscribers: Which Are Better For Brands.

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Fans, Followers, or Subscribers: Which Are Better For Brands? These aren’t the only choices in social media platforms, but many brand marketers seem to vacillate between the two. Thanks for sharing this Pam [link] EricaMcClenny All social marketing is amped up with cross promotion.

If Size Matters, Social Media is Huge in the US

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact If Size Matters, Social Media is Huge in the U.S. by Pam Dyer on April 18, 2010 Share About 127 million Americans, or three-quarters of the population, use social media, according to Nielsen Online. Social gaming is a daily habit for a huge number of people. media use.

Interview with Social Media Influencer: Dr. Dave Chaffey

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Dave Chaffey is CEO and co-founder of Smart Insights , an online publisher who provide guides, templates and training to help businesses succeed online. Dave has worked with a number of companies including 3M, BP, HSBC.  He is author of 5 bestselling books on Ecommerce including Internet Marketing: Strategy, Implementation and Practice which was first published in 2000.

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Top 10 Social Media Blogs of 2010

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Top 10 Social Media Blogs of 2010 by Pam Dyer on January 31, 2010 Share Social media is the talk of the planet. Look no further… In December, Social Media Examiner solicited nominations for their annual list of the top 10 social media blogs. If you’re looking to reap the rewards of social media, these rich blogs need to be at the top of your reading list. Diva Marketing : Toby Bloomberg’s blog provides a wide array of social media advice.

Wendy's Taps Social Media for March Madness Promo

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Wendy’s Taps Social Media for March Madness Promo by Pam Dyer on March 17, 2010 Share Fast food chain Wendy’s has just launched social promotions for its boneless wings that leverage the popular NCAA Basketball Championships. Tweets must include the hashtag #WendysTweet2Compete.

Starbucks is the Leading Consumer Brand on Social Media

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Starbucks is the Leading Consumer Brand on Social Media by Pam Dyer on June 15, 2010 Share Starbucks is the most popular U.S. Whole Foods has the most Twitter followers , but Starbucks’ huge Facebook audience makes it the highest-ranking brand on the social Web.

What's New and Interesting in Social Media

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact What’s New and Interesting in Social Media by Pam Dyer on January 25, 2010 Share Here are some viewpoints to start off your week: 6 Corporate Pioneers in the Social Media Space Revolutions in social media continue to stir evolutions in corporate customer engagement.

Facebook is Now the Leading Publisher of Web Display Ads

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook is Now the Leading Publisher of Web Display Ads by Pam Dyer on May 18, 2010 Share Thanks to steady traffic growth and an ad-friendly redesign, Facebook’s ad impressions took off in the first quarter of 2010. pulling ahead of long-time leader Yahoo. billion ads to U.S. billion and 60.2

31 Social Media Stats and Anecdotes

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 31 Social Media Stats and Anecdotes by Pam Dyer on February 22, 2010 Share Adam Schoenfeld, CEO at 20 Decibels (Cheddr Media Inc.), assembled this terrific list of social media statistics and anecdotes. His company offers a great Twitter campaign management and analytics tool for social media managers and agencies. That 34% CAGR means that social media spending is growing faster than any other interactive marketing category ( more ). more ).