Social Bookmarking and PR: Making Friends and Influencing People
SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
If you belong, like me, to a generation that considers it normal to actually have met most of your friends in the flesh you may be a little wary of all things techie; especially techie things which involve the word “social.”. That doesn’t mean all things social should be overlooked for any business and, as we all know, if you’ve no web presence these days, you don’t exist.
How to Get Found Where Your Buyers are Looking: Web Presence Optimization
JUNE 11, 2013
To expand your online footprint within your market, think about three types of sites where you want a presence: Social media sites: these include social networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), social content sharing sites (YouTube, Flickr, SlideShare) and social bookmarking sites (Reddit, StumbleUpon, Diigo). Provides referral visits to your website.
How PR and Social Media Can Work Together
DECEMBER 6, 2010
Social media and PR would seem to be natural allies. So why do corporate PR and social media efforts so often appear disconnected and out of sync? To be sure, some agencies and companies get it, and do an effective job integrating social media and PR efforts. For SEO and traffic purposes, the press release and social media release link back to the company’s website/blog.
Open social bookmarking service to rival Delicious
The Way of the Web
APRIL 1, 2011
A quick check has shown that I’ve been using Delicious since November 2006 , although my addiction to Google Reader means I’ve never used social bookmarking as heavily as some friends and colleagues. I’ve never really built huge networks on social bookmarking sites (50 on delicious, 8 on diggo), compared with social networks (3.5k
BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business
FEBRUARY 3, 2013
I get a lot of questions via Facebook , Twitter and my email contact form and many of the items listed below come straight from those questions, my experience in social media strategy, years of researching platforms and best practices and…well…tinkering with social media. My thoughts on 18 different topics, with some social media humor sprinkled in. A content plan.
YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer
JULY 27, 2010
Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media News: Top 5 Stories of the Week | Main | 3 Stories That Rocked The Social Media World This Week » July 27, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer The Social Network , aka "The Facebook Movie," hits theaters October 1st. What do you think? Will you see the film?
When to Post on Social Media Networks
JULY 19, 2013
As you probably know, I am very active on just about all of the social media networks. Probably more active than 90 percent of my social media and search engine optimization colleagues. In fact, it’s been at least 10 years that I’ve been sharing, commenting, and posting on social media and social bookmarking sites. I have been for years.
Social Networking Sites
Social Media Network Marketing
APRIL 22, 2009
Online networking and online social bookmarking are more popular now than ever. But its hard to know which social network is right for you if you haven't tried all of them. This is why many Internet users find social network reviews valuable. Many folks fight for their choice of online social networking sites vehemently. Some people defend their choice without even knowing the differences Online social networks , like LibraryThing have book reviews and other features created just for people who love to read.
Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site
JULY 13, 2010
Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Fun Twitter Quizzes | Main | What the F**k is Social Media NOW? » July 13, 2010 Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site "We're not saying that Facebook and Myspace got their idea from us, but we're not saying they didn't either." They may be right. Please try again.
Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management | Intelligent Agent
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JULY 22, 2008
Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management. Filed under: blinklist , bluedot , cogenz , connectbeam , delicious , diigo , furl , knowledge_management , magnolia , shadows , simpy , social_bookmarking — Robert Berkman @ 3:05 pm. Social Bookmarking as a Knowledge Management Strategyâ?? On April 15th, one month from today, as an experiment on this blog, I will share that full article, which also contains a detailed feature comparison chart of both fee-based and free social bookmarking vendors and sites here on Intelligent Agent.
Some Perspectives on Pinterest
Social Media Marketing
FEBRUARY 25, 2012
Simply stated, the site is a visual bookmarking tool. There are a number of sites and platforms that serve as social bookmarking tools: Delicious is probably the best known one; StumbleUpon, Reddit and Digg are variations on the concept of the merging of discovery, serendipity and search, with tagging as the common thread that runs through each. Shame on you. What do you think?
Jake's Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas
JUNE 24, 2010
Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media? Main | Are We Addicted To Social Media? » June 24, 2010 Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas Almost everyone is aware of the major social networkingwebsites in existence. MySpace, Facebook, and Twitter together dominate theweb.
Social Networking Meets Game Consoles
NOVEMBER 24, 2009
Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Courtney Love gets sued over tweets | Main | Cyber Monday Is Here! » November 24, 2009 Social Networking Meets Game Consoles There used to be a time where you could play video games for video games and use the computer for computer related things. Social networking… Welcome to the new and highly integrated gaming world. You can then check out your updates, and those of your friends, on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media favorites through the PS3’s built-in web browser.” Availability?
Mopsos - Social bookmarking as a core knowledge sharing approach for companies
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
You are here: Home > November 2007 > Friday 30 > Social bookmarking as a core knowledge sharing approach for companies. Social bookmarking as a core knowledge sharing approach for companies. Yesterday, together with my colleague Ricardo Sueiras of PwC UK, we had a demo of Connectbeam the entreprise social bookmarking appliance. Connectbeam is an enterprise social networking tool using shared bookmarks and tags as a way to connect people. 3 Integration of external bookmarks. bookmarks in Connectbeam. Mopsos.
8 Ways Businesses Should Use Social Media
APRIL 7, 2010
Many businesses hear about the advantages of social media in terms of marketing their products or services, but some forget to look at other major benefits of social media beyond finding leads or making a sale. There are many free ways to monitor what people are saying about your company through social media, including the following: Google Alerts. Social Mention.
Why Social Media Is So Important for Your Business in 2014
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
Social media networks were a novelty 5 years ago, but today their importance is no longer debated. Yes, businesses have definitely realized the power of social media and accepted that social media marketing has to be part of their marketing and PR mix. 89% of marketers stated that increased exposure was the number one benefit of social media marketing. to 818.4
Social Networking, Bookmarking, and Sharing
FEBRUARY 8, 2010
One of my commenters last week asked about the difference between social bookmarking and social networking sites. I think of social networking sites as ones where you can communicate directly with other members, where as social bookmarking sites are ones that you can add bookmarks to be shared with other members without as much direct communication.
How to Make Social Media Less of a Time Suck
SEPTEMBER 12, 2012
Because of the fast pace of social media, we are constantly bombarded with distractions from one social network or another. You have to participate and engage consistently, Facebook seems to change something on a weekly basis, Google has all of these animal-named announcements, new social networks pop up all the time…it’s exhausting to keep up with everything!
How to Promote Blog Posts: 200+ Ideas from Eight Experts
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
But creating and maintaining a successful blog takes more than just producing helpful and original content; as social media expert Heidi Cohen recently wrote , “The most epic content will FAIL without content distribution. How I promote my new blog posts by The Social Media Hat. Company blogs have become virtually essential, and very powerful, component of digital marketing.
Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com
NOVEMBER 14, 2008
Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Super list of 50 social media links Have you ever wanted to know more about how to make a huge impact in social networking? The “Middleman” of Social Media is Your Friend The Next Evolution of Social Media… You can’t handle the truth! 50 social media links. [.] ¬ Use get_bookmarks() instead.
Social Media & Learning: Pt 1 Social bookmarking, networking and file sharing
DECEMBER 8, 2008
SOCIAL MEDIA & LEARNING. SOCIAL LEARNING. NETWORKS DIRECTORY. Social Media and Learning. Part 1: Social bookmarking, social file-sharing and social networking. Jane Hart is a Social. understand how new social media tools can be used for learning and. Here she looks at how new social media tools can. is defined by social media tools, which. support social interactions and connections with people, as well as. as well as Social Learning. sharing and social networking services.
Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani
OCTOBER 12, 2010
Fetching Friday Many great posts over the last year have been from my Fetching Friday series, where I compile the best posts of the week throughout the blogosphere on a variety of topics, including blogging, social media, SEO, personal development, and more. Social Media. Learn about the benefits and ways to be more accessible on social media. Series. Blogging Tips. Commenting.
7 Surefire Ways StumbleUpon Can Make You A Better Blogger
NOVEMBER 19, 2011
Until recently, I just saw it as another social bookmarking tool like Digg , Delicious , or Reddit. And while each of those are important to helping you in your blog distribution plan, I treated StumbleUpon as just another place to submit a bookmark to my site so I could create an inbound link. Featured Social social media social networking strategy stumbleupon
Every Social Network is Different: Here's What You Need to Know
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 25, 2008
If you use Twitter regularly, you’d see that it wins as a social news site that provides instantaneous news — at least of that caliber. Twitter is also a tool to get feedback, to network, to take notes, to market your product, to communicate with customers, to set up meetings, and to find prospects — among other things. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.
Use Pinterest Web Analytics to Jumpstart Your Social Media Marketing
APRIL 28, 2013
With more than 48 million users, Pinterest is one of the most popular social networks on the Web. As I noted in a previous post , Pinterest users spend more money, shop more frequently, and purchase items more often and in larger quantities than users on any other social network. Women are about five times as likely to use the site as men. Set up a business account.
Maximize Your Online Visibility: The Web Presence Optimization (WPO) Framework
OCTOBER 29, 2012
It also requires an active presence and network of relationships in social media, coverage in industry press, and carefully targeted online advertising to be where your prospective buyers are looking, when they are looking. But it may also be sent to specific journalists and bloggers, who need to be followed up with, shared socially, and have any questions or comments responded to.
#FollowFriday: For Bloggers, By Bloggers
FEBRUARY 25, 2011
Broken into eight different areas – design, tips, topics, social bookmarking, social networking, theme review, videos, and WordPress – you can get information on just about everything you need. Keep hearing about using social bookmarks , but have no idea what they are or how to use them? Come on, guys! Don’t you know this is all about me?!
The Pinterest Debate Between Two Friends
JANUARY 25, 2012
I make no secret of the fact I’m a sceptic when it comes to new social platforms (I’ve been told I have a ‘healthy cynicism’, although I prefer to think I’m pragmatic). As a social bookmarking site it’s far more interesting than the likes of Delicious or Diigo , and its visual nature gives it a point of difference. This post is running concurrently on Future Comms. Not yet.
Content Marketing: What Content People Share And Why They Do It
MAY 22, 2011
However, in trying to answering it, one can find a lot of value for his business and “target groups” in this social media and multi-channel marketing age where content plays an increasing role and content marketing is a hot topic. But – let’s be honest – we especially want to know why sharing of content happens because everyone dreams of their content being “tweeted” massively, appearing on social media bookmarking sites thousands of times and getting shared via all possible channels with viral options, including email. Why do people share content? Thus context.
5 Reasons You Should Become Part of the SERPd Community
OCTOBER 4, 2010
For those of you that haven’t heard, there is a new SEO, social media voting site called SERPd. In this new community, you can submit your quality content related to SEO, social media, and blogging, as well as discuss and vote on other quality content. It’s currently the only “social voting” site on the web that caters to the SEO, social media, and blogging industry.
How to Show the World the True Rock Star You Are: 3 Social Media Bragging Techniques
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
OCTOBER 4, 2011
” Social media is an ideal platform to carve out a niche and own your territory. 2: True Rock Stars Let Social Proof Do the Heavy Lifting. The term “social proof” refers to the psychological phenomenon of people being motivated to do things that they see other people doing. This chain reaction is social proof at its best. Social proof, in action!
Some Social Tools You Should Know About
Direct Marketing Observations
JANUARY 12, 2012
Thanks to the folks at imediaconnection , I give you 15 social tools you should know about. NutshellMail users social network updates so they don’t have to login and check. MemoLane is a “virtual scrapbook” generated by a user’s social media history. It also allows users to search their social history across multiple networks. PinBoard is a really smart, user-centric, privacy-focused social bookmarking platform. Inside View gives users an aggregate view of the social presence and activity of a company.
How (and Why) to Map Your Company’s Digital Landscape
MARCH 30, 2012
With more than 90% of companies now using social media to find employees and 82% having a Facebook page , there’s no question that business use of social media has become commonplace. This analysis will help you understand: • Where your prospective buyers are congregating in social media, and what they are talking about. What your competitors are doing in social media.
23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012
DECEMBER 4, 2012
As noted in 33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012 So Far , posted here a few months ago, social media marketing adoption is now so widespread there’s little further question of “if” or “when” in the minds of most marketers–but many “how” and “what” questions still remain. Research] by Heidi Cohen.
How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data
AUGUST 23, 2011
The key is a balanced strategy of search engine optimization (SEO), social media, syndication and guest posting. But it makes sense: the more often your blog is “seen on other sites, the more people will bookmark it, subscribe to your RSS feed, and type in the URL directly. Social media is important. Every blogger wants more traffic. How to get it?
A Pinteresting Story
JANUARY 31, 2012
With rumors swirling of Facebook 's pending IPO (and the billions at play that go along with it), it does seem like the most opportune time for the online social networking behemoth to go public. In fact, if Facebook's growth and interest continues to propagate, we can expect that more and more platforms will simply offer social networking solutions that can live and play alongside and within Facebook (much like Twitter does). It was also this past December that it cracked into the top ten social media sites in the world. online social networking.
6 Reasons Why I Like Google+
JULY 25, 2011
After using Google+ for a few weeks, I decided to share some of the reasons I like it so much, and hope that it will be an attempt at social networking by Google that will stick around for the long haul. This means that if you see an update by someone on Google+, they actually made it on the network itself. Now it’s your turn – how do you like the Google+ network?
9 Criteria for Selecting a Social Media Monitoring Tool
MARCH 23, 2011
Social media monitoring tools are increasing essential for companies of all sizes as the explosion of social media content renders manual monitoring efforts hopeless. With almost 200 social monitoring tools (and new entrants still coming to market), available at a range of price levels from free to if-you-have-to-ask-you-can’t-afford-it, how does an organization select the right social monitoring tool for its needs? News can travel extremely fast through social media. And in social media, the whole world can see how fast (or not) your response time is.
Social Media Complainers – your new BFF's
MARCH 31, 2011
My favorite tidbit of info: 68% of consumers who posted a complaint or negative review on a social networking or ratings/reviews site got a response. The quicker the response, the happier the complainer and the more impressed the social media listeners are. If you have a story about customer service and social media, please feel free to share it. They WANT a resolution.
Has Search Replaced Bookmarking?
DECEMBER 18, 2010
Is there really a need for online social bookmarking services anymore? There's no denying that I'm a fan of Delicious - the online social bookmarking service (I Blogged about my love for Delicious back in 2007, right here: Why del.icio.us Bookmarking has changed. Most people used bookmarking as a way to remember where a piece of content was (or to make it more findable to others). We didn't have online social networks like Twitter and Facebook to ask our "friends" questions. Is there still a need for social bookmarking?