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ROI and the Impact of Social CRM [NEW WHITE PAPER]

SocialFish

Our latest white paper is out! Introducing ROI and the Impact of Social CRM: 12 Forward-Looking Use Cases for Associations. This paper is the second in our Social CRM series. The first paper in the series, Social CRM for Associations , has had close to 2000 downloads to date)! Download now! It’s free of course. Featured

How to Drive Business Value with Social Marketing Funnel [white paper]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Today, a white paper called “ The Social Marketing Funnel: Driving Business Value with Social Marketing &# has been published. To create the white paper, Awareness has analyzed aggregate social media platform, profile and comment data from close to 100 businesses of all sizes (managed by the brands themselves or by agencies on behalf of brands) from several industries.

The Long Win: How to Improve Employee Morale

Spin Sucks

improve your employees morale increase employees motivation Marketing Innovators white paper USC Dornsife use gamification to motivate your staff washington state university what's the ROI of high employee morale your employees must have high moraleThe post The Long Win: How to Improve Employee Morale appeared first on Spin Sucks.

PR ROI Means You Have to Do Real Math

Spin Sucks

Show me the money. I’m so fed up with communications professionals who don’t know what return-on-investment (ROI) means or how to measure it. ROI = Money As Jason Falls so eloquently put it in, “ If the Metric isn’t Money, You Can’t Measure ROI “: ROI is a financial equation. Anything over 100% is positive ROI.

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Understanding Social Media ROI Cycle

Mindjumpers

Tweet On our blog, we have several times written about how to calculate ROI of your social media campaigns. In this post, we will look at ROI on social media with a different perspective, starting from the launch stage of a brand till it becomes matured in the industry. Similar Posts: How to Measure Your Social Media ROI [Infographic]. Stage 1: Launch.

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The Two Core Elements of B2B Social Media Marketing Success

Webbiquity SMM

Content can be produced in a wide variety of formats: • White papers. Product comparison grids. • ROI / TCO calculators. Compelling: to be shareworthy from your standpoint, the content should compel the reader to take some sort of next step—download a white paper, register for a webinar, subscribe to your newsletter, contact your sales team—some type of action that makes the effort of developing the content worthwhile. Content is like singing a song. Amplification (done well) is like singing that song into a microphone. On American Idol. Late in the season.

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20 Ways to Generate ROI from a Corporate Blog

Webbiquity SMM

The “ROI of social media&# (or lack thereof) is a hot, and still hotly contested, topic. summarized arguments from both sides a few months ago in The Social Media ROI Debate. More recently, numerous writers including Olivier Blanchard , Neil Glassman and Mark Schaefer have tried to make the case that social media ROI is real, can be measured, and must be measured.

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ROI and Social CRM Use Case 1: Using LinkedIn for Member Recruitment

SocialFish

Our (SocialFish) definition of Social CRM is “ the discipline of applying social media to membership management “, and the 12 use cases in our white paper, ROI and the Impact of Social CRM , show this in action. In ALL cases, you should be building your community on social media sites before you even think about ROI. ROI = low-cost, high-quality leads.

Calculate Your Blogging ROI in 9 Steps

Convince & Convert

Let’s assume your monthly blog hosting is $19, and you spend $19 per month on Inbound Writer to help with you blog’s SEO, and you spend $19 per month on Formstack to create and manage landing pages to convince people to download your white paper. Calculating Blogging ROI. 4,392 divided by $2,448 = 179%) The monthly ROI of this blogging program is 179%.

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Not Tracking Social Media ROI is Your Fault

Convince & Convert

Last week, Susan Etlinger from Altimeter Group published the Social Media ROI Cookbook. click here to view and download the Social Media ROI Cookbook on Slideshare). If you’re looking to place blame for why you can’t measure social media ROI in your company, grab a mirror. Track Social Media ROI by Giving Customers Trackable Assignments. ” white paper.

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7 Steps to Build a Pinterest for Business Plan to Ignite Sales and ROI

Pam Moore

How to Get Your Social Marketing Budget Approved (white paper). Do you have an interest in Pinterest for Business but don’t know where to start in developing your Pinterest for Business plan? If you answer yes to this question then you have landed on the right blog post today! It requires visual connection and an understanding of the ecosystem of Pinterest. Generate more leads?

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What's the R.O.I.? A Framework for Social Analytics

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Brian Solis Home Articles Business – Marketing New Communications Social Media Speaking Books Appearances About What’s the R.O.I.? While the question of “what’s the R.O.I. So, when it comes to R.O.I. The same is true for R.O.I. and Corporate Reputation Management, Dell Inc., ‘There is no single ROI for social media.’” & I.

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Social ROI: The Quest of Creating Business Value Through Social Data Takes a Step Up

Mindjumpers

focused on helping marketers transform social data into a measurable ROI. It’s undeniable that a large part of the global focus amongst companies right now is on data and ROI when it comes to social media. believe that the product will set a new standard and push the space into more of a ROI qualifying direction. Tweet. More about that further below. In the 20.05 and 20.07

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Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5

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Since the new version is closing in, I thought I would cover the new setup features of your Google Analytics for social media ROI measurement. paper.li – Daily paper site which compiles tweets from various users in lists, by hashtag, and by following. Have you found it an adequate way of explaining social media ROI to clients? When someone subscribes to your newsletter.

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How to Determine and Prioritize Social Media Marketing Goals and Objectives

Pam Moore

Achieving measurable social media ROI is very similar to teens and sex. It’s interesting because many marketing and social media leaders within brands and organizations of all sizes dream about achieving real ROI using social media and digital marketing, yet very few of them actually bring to fruition much more than a social media dream. We believe in risk. iTunes. Stitcher.

5 Step Success Strategy to Prioritize Social Networks for Your Business

Pam Moore

How do you achieve a positive ROI using social media and digital technologies and strategies? How to Get Your Social Marketing Budget Approved (white paper). Every marketer and business leader is faced with the challenge of where to prioritize their time and investment. Time is our greatest asset in both business and life. Let me tell you right now this is 100% false. iTunes.

10 Tips to Be a Social Media and Digital Marketing Rebel

Pam Moore

How to Get Your Social Marketing Budget Approved (white paper). Why is it so many smart social media and digital marketers claim they want to lead or are already leading their industry and niche? They write blog posts, record and publish videos, live streams, webinars and podcasts teaching and preaching others how to build a unique brand. They know how to work smart, not just hard.

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Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources

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blog archives about Services Contact Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources February 2nd, 2009 by Robin Broitman Trying to get a handle on how to measure the effectiveness of your social media programs?  Boss asking about the ROI of your social media campaigns? Social Media FAQ: How Do I Measure ROI? What Is The ROI For Social Media?

Is Your Content ROI Really Untrackable?

ProBlogger

Here we take a look at some tips for content measurement and examine if tracking ROI is actually possible. To attract more interested buyers, ensure you have white papers or videos showing why your products are the best on the market, and explaining your competitive edge. So … is content marketing ROI trackable? Is Your Content ROI Really Untrackable? You should!

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The Social Media Lifecycle [Infographic]

Pamorama

When implemented correctly, social media campaigns on Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks enable brands of all sizes to track sentiment, spot trends, filter and analyze data, collaborate with fans, and improve ROI. Included in the white paper is an examination of how some brands use this social media feedback loop to reach their goals and how they measure progress. It

Social CRM Use Case 4: Conference social media campaigns to increase outreach and lead generation

SocialFish

Our [SocialFish] definition of Social CRM is “the discipline of applying social media to membership management”, and the 12 use cases in our white paper, ROI and the Impact of Social CRM , show this in action. ROI = increased registrations; increased registrations from first-timers. Social CRM and ROIPossible now]. Level – Intermediate.

How Enterprise Social Networking Drive Business Value [Report]

Mindjumpers

How to Measure Your Social Media ROI [Infographic]. Global Social Media Adoption In 2011 [White Paper]. Tweet Using social media to bring business value is an obvious choice for many companies. But the benefits of using social media inside an organization still remains somewhat unexplored. It’s about relationships, not technology.

Social Media Analytics – How to Engage With The Data Of Social Media

Mindjumpers

From the very beginning of using Social Media Analytics strategically, the focus has been on analyzing things like buzz tracking, performance measurement  as well as discussing ROI. Slide 11-13: Reference to a recent white paper by Awareness inc. Slide 24-25: Some KPI measurements developed in the previously mentioned white paper by Awareness inc. That’s about it!

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How to Leverage Social Media for Successful Marketing and Membership Recruitment

SocialFish

The main points I make in this presentation are the following: - most associations have some social media presence; if you don’t yet, you are well behind the curve, at this point. - the biggest challenges for most marketers are measuring ROI, having social integrated throughout the organization, and having enough budget to do it properly. Social CRM is the way that you will get to ROI.

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Prioritize, Focus and Be Patient for Business and Life Success

Pam Moore

Although crossing random tasks off your list may feel good for the short term, RAMs will eat every morsel of ROI before you even realize where the problem is if you are not careful. Supporting Resources: 10 Tips Stomp Random Acts of Marketing  (white paper). We all have the same 24 hours in a day. It’s how we use the hours that matters most. If not, why not? iTunes.

Social CRM Use Case 3: Optimize and socialize your member services

SocialFish

Our [SocialFish] definition of Social CRM is “the discipline of applying social media to membership management”, and the 12 use cases in our white paper, ROI and the Impact of Social CRM , show this in action. ROI = more questions answered, faster response time, reduced man hours through better efficiency. Social CRM and ROIPossible Now].

Facebook Stores Deliver Sames Sales Rates as Web Sites

Pamorama

According to a new white paper from Webtrends , Facebook stores now have the same sales conversion rates as e-commerce Web sites. Facebook Facebook Page Marketing ROI Social Media Tutorial Adgregate Markets Electronic commerce Social networkOne month after store launch, the base level of traffic equals 1 to 10% of fan base. Facebook stores generated on average 5.9

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Pinterest for Business by the Numbers – Should Your Business Have an Interest in Pinterest?

Pam Moore

How to Get Your Social Marketing Budget Approved (white paper). Do you have an interest in Pinterest? How about Pinterest for your business? Would you like to tap into a social network that can help you generate leads, sell more product or services and deliver you more blog or website traffic than Twitter? If yes, you can’t ignore Pinterest. 49% of US women online use Pinterest.

Social CRM Use Case 2: Socializing educational content for member retention

SocialFish

Our [SocialFish] definition of Social CRM is “the discipline of applying social media to membership management”, and the 12 use cases in our white paper, ROI and the Impact of Social CRM , show this in action. Social CRM and ROISocializing educational content for member retention. Not so distant future, with the help of new technology]. What do you think?

30 Remarkable Content Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

What’s the ROI of Content Marketing? 7. The three content marketing tactics that deliver the highest ROI are featured articles (cited by 62% of marketers), video (52%) and white papers (46%). Nearly two-thirds of North American B2B vendors use white papers to generate leads; 79% of enterprises and 62% of SMB firms.( Image Credit: Robert Rose.

Facebook Advertising: 5 Foundational Things You Must Know Before Spending a Dime!

Pam Moore

Our agency, Marketing Nutz works with brands big and small to help them drive a positive ROI with every dollar spent on digital, social media and marketing overall. You can’t just hop on Facebook, insert your credit card and out pops loads of leads, sales and ROI. The importance of knowing your audience to target your audience and increase ROI of Facebook advertising.

25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand

Pamorama

The platform makes it easy to collect, share, and publish ebooks, white papers, and any number of other content types and make them look their best for your audience. Another cloud-based platform, Marketo automates content distribution and helps you measure marketing ROI through a series of analytics apps. 4. Successful content marketing initiatives have many moving parts.

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Social CRM Use Case 6: Retention

SocialFish

Our [SocialFish] definition of Social CRM is “the discipline of applying social media to membership management”, and the 12 use cases in our white paper, ROI and the Impact of Social CRM , show this in action. Here’s the 6th of a series of blog posts for Avectra on the use cases – including four completely new ones – and we want to hear from you if these are possible for YOUR association.  In ALL cases, you should be building your community on social media sites before you even think about ROI. ROI = higher retention rates.

The Business (To Business) Of Social Media

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The best business to business sales are done through relationships, testimonials, white papers and general content marketing (unless you're in a highly structured, regulated and procurement driven process, but there is still an opportunity to leverage social media). People will complain about the time and effort that it takes to build valuable connections online (and whether there is any ROI associated with it). white paper. "Why aren't there more case studies of business to business organizations using social media?" Are the consumers there? brand.

15 Things Smart, Social Savvy Business Marketers Never do on Facebook

Pam Moore

Supporting Resources: Digital Body Language: 105 Factors Impacting Your Personal and Business Brand  (white paper). It’s no surprise that Facebook is still one of the hottest social networks around. Check out these statistics published by Facebook as of March, 2016. billion daily active users on average for March 2016. billion monthly active users as of March 31, 2016. Ha ha.

How to Build an Emotional Brand – 8 Foundations to More Human Brand Connections

Pam Moore

50 Ways to Inspire Your Audience (white paper). Steps to Develop a Social Business Plan (white paper). Every smart and savvy marketing and business leader knows the power of branding. They also know that a brand is much deeper than a logo, pretty colors or a tagline. Emotional branding helps connect you in the most human ways to your audience, customers and fans. iTunes.

A Beginners Guide to Content Marketing [Plus Infographic]

Pamorama

Companies have long created white papers, articles, charts and graphs, videos, and reports to position their brands as thought leaders and industry experts deserving of loyalty, with the goal of generating leads and sales. White papers. Measure return on investment (ROI). Content marketing has changed the way consumers research and buy your products. Blog posts.