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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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5 Steps to Submitting a Guest Post & Getting It Published

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After some emails back and forth with a potential guest blogger on my site, he suggested I write a little guide on how to submit a guest post in a way that will increase the likelihood of getting it published. So here are a few simple steps that anyone can follow in order to ensure that their guest post has a higher chance of getting published on their target blog. 1. Related Posts.

6 Critically Undervalued Social Media Success Metrics

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People who say social media isn’t measurable aren’t looking very hard. The truth is that there are at least 25 viable metrics you can use to evaluate the success of your social media efforts. Here are the 6 critically undervalued social media success metrics. PostRank. PostRank Analytics solves this problem. social media ROI

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.

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. He is author of 5 bestselling books on Ecommerce including Internet Marketing: Strategy, Implementation and Practice which was first published in 2000. Dave has worked with a number of companies including 3M, BP, HSBC.

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.

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.

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.

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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.

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4 Ways to Improve Content

Geoff Livingston

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.

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].

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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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].

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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.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: J-P De Clerck

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J-P De Clerck is Managing partner at Conversionation Consulting , a cross-channel interactive marketing consultancy without geographical borders. J-P is basically everywhere interactive media is discussed and you can find his posts and thoughts on over a dozen of blogs, online and offline media and publications about interactive marketing, mainly in Europe and the US. Too much really.

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.

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

40 Social Media Blogs You Should Be Reading

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 40 Social Media Blogs You Should Be Reading by Pam Dyer on December 16, 2009 Share If you’re reading this blog ( thank you! ), you probably agree that social media is valuable. These are some great daily reads for keeping abreast of social media and social marketing. I’d recommend picking a few, browsing through the archives, and subscribing to the ones you find helpful. He is also a blog and social media consultant. Blonde 2.0′s

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).

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.

Social Media Users More Likely to Buy From Brands They Follow

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media Users More Likely to Buy From Brands They Follow by Pam Dyer on March 18, 2010 Share People who follow a brand on Facebook or Twitter are more inclined to shop that brand or recommend it to others, according to a new report by Chadwik Martin Bailey. What’s your take?

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.

Use Google Analytics to Track Inbound Links from Social Media Profiles

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Use Google Analytics to Track Inbound Links From Social Media Profiles by Pam Dyer on March 23, 2010 Share You can track referrals from Facebook or Twitter in Google Analytics , but what if you want to track specific links within your social media profiles to measure their effectiveness?

How SMBs Allocate Their Social Media Spending

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How SMBs Allocate Their Social Media Spending (pamorama.net) [.] How SMBs Allocate Their Social Media Spending (pamorama.net) [.] link] How SMBs Allocate Their Social Media Spending | B2B Social Media Blog [.] blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: If Size Matters, Social Media is Huge in the U.S. Words For Hire [.]

Social Media and Older Adults | pamorama

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media and Older Adults by Pam Dyer on August 31, 2010 Share Pew has just released the latest results from its Internet and American Life Project survey, which found that the fastest growing demographic adopting social media is people over 50. Average Age of a Facebook User?

Social Media Ad Spending Will Hit $3.3 Billion in 2010 | pamorama

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media Ad Spending Will Hit $3.3 Billion in 2010 by Pam Dyer on September 7, 2010 Share Social networks worldwide will rake in $3.3 billion, will go to the social-media juggernaut. social ad spending is expected to rise 20% to $1.7 billion. In the U.S., billion).

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.

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?

Average Age of a Facebook User? 38. [Infographic] | pamorama

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Average Age of a Facebook User? Another interesting statistic found in the data is that social media users who are 18 to 29 use social networks almost as much as they use e-mail; other reports have recently suggested that users under 18 use social networks more than e-mail.

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.

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!

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.)

Strategy Before Tactics: The Basics of Social Media

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pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Strategy Before Tactics: The Basics of Social Media by Pam Dyer on January 21, 2010 Share Many marketers are planning to incorporate social media into their mix this year. Tim Ho , an avid blogger and digital strategist at Ogilvy PR, has assembled a set of insights for people who are new to social media. Before you take the social-media plunge, look at the slides below. In business, companies shouldn’t invest in social media for quick results.

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?

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.

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.