SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2011
[Social Media] Are You About To Lose Your YouTube Presence?
About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Content Farms: Did Google Go Far Enough? » Are You About To Lose Your YouTube Presence? nasty rumor is spreading, according to WebProNews , that YouTube is considering paying celebrities to provide video content channels. If true, what will that do to your channel? Can you imagine competing against the likes of Ashton Kutcher and Oprah Winfrey for attention? If this report is true, you might have to.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2011
[Social Media] How Unique Is Your Marketing Plan?
About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Why Article Marketing Will Never Die » How Unique Is Your Marketing Plan? Are you breaking new ground, or just breaking wind? Here’s a unique concept in publishing. I’m assuming this novelist got a good response in Croatia because his novel is now going to be published in print. But what if it had been published in English on Facebook? Would it have received the same level of response? Because you can.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2011
[Social Media] The YouTube Creator Institute
Whether you have an idea for a small business video show or a new form of YouTube entertainment, you can learn all about camera angles, lighting, storytelling, promotion, and pick up a whole host of skills necessary for running a new media hit. About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? It’s called the YouTube Creator Institute. This looks like a good deal. The reason for introducing this is obvious. YouTube is hoping to make money from your content.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2011
[Social Media] How's Your Website's Health?
About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? » How’s Your Website’s Health? Do you have a healthy website? Does it do what it was meant to do? Every small business website has a function. The job is to sell your services and attract new business. Of course, there are different methods and strategies for accomplishing this goal. Small Business Mavericks offers a website check up as a part of our regular service. Are you beating your competition?
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2011
[Social Media] How Q&A Sites Can Boost Your SEO | Small Business Mavericks
Secondly, I think it’s important to point out that Pavel Israelsky classifies four different types of Q&A sites: Social Q&A – Includes sites like Quora, Aardvark, Formspring, and Facebook Answers. About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? What’s The Best Discovery Engine? » How Q&A Sites Can Boost Your SEO SEOmoz has a great article on how Q&A sites can boost your SEO. Standard Q&A – Yahoo!
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011
[Social Media] Online Reviews: Opportunity Or Obstacle?
About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Get Your Own YouTube Channel » Online Reviews: Opportunity Or Obstacle? One of the most frightening things in the world for a small business owner is a negative review. But should you be afraid of them? think there are several reasons not to be afraid of negative reviews, the first of which is that no one can please everyone all of the time. Be proactive and make good on your promises. Apologize for the bad experience.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2011
[Social Media] IM: Small Business Tool Or A Waste Of Time?
There are some instant messaging clients, IM clients, now that allow you to send and receive e-mail and manage your social networks. About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Q&A Sites And Competitive Intelligence » IM: Small Business Tool Or A Waste Of Time? If you are going to do business online, then it makes sense to use online communications tools. Right? One of the most primitive online communications tools is instant messaging.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2011
[Social Media] Facebook Experiments With Real-Time Advertising | Small Business.
The social network is now the most trafficked website online. But then Facebook became the popular social network and introduced its own PPC advertising model. About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? As well it should. But there is another reason to fear Facebook too. It has a competing advertising model. For the longest time, serious advertisers online went to the pay-per-click line, and Google was the beginning of that line. Will it win out?
PUSHING SOCIAL | TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2014
[Social Media] How Do You Create An Effective Blogging Strategy?
m continually astonished by how social media continues to create ways for businesses and customers to have a genuine relationship. I suggest planning at least one comprehensive, 1000+ word post each month to boost traffic and social shares. . 'Important but tough question. It’s often helpful to tackle complicated questions by working backward. In this case, I believe an effective business blogging strategy creates customers. know this sounds crass to the unicorn and rainbows crowd but a business blog is a waste of time if it can’t help pay the bills a return a profit.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2010
[Social Media] 5 Clever Ways to Make A Sticky
A Guest post from Stanford from Pushing Social. Gary Vaynerchuk is a social media high-roller because he understands how to use multiple platforms to create an experience. Think of each post as a “show” that can be supported by other social media outposts. Stanford obsesses about how to get passionate people’s blogs noticed and promoted at Pushing Social … except when he’s fishing for monster bass. No doubt about it – Content is King. However, the formula for successful blogging doesn’t end there. In fact, content is just the beginning. It worked.
TWIST IMAGE | TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2011
[Social Media] An Open Letter To Conference Organizers
At the Radian6 User Conference, Social 2011 , last week in Boston, the website had live links to each speaker's Twitter profile. Adding people via Social Media prior to the meet-up is both super-easy and really does allow people to connect and make newer connections. online social network. social 2011. social media. Dear Conference Organizer, It's rare that you will get a letter from someone like me. As the years pass and the events management industry continues to evolve, I would like you to consider the following concepts. Pay your speakers.
JEFF KORHAN | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2010
[Social Media] Why Mobile Marketing is Essential for Your Small Business - Jeff.
Jeff Korhan - New Media and Small Business Marketing Home About Me Working With Me Speaking Favorites Trends Subscribe « True Expertise Breaks Through to The Audience | Main | SAY What? Current is Relevant Walk into any public place and you cannot help but notice that most people are using their mobile devices to access email, social media, and the Web. For small business owners, this means you need to be distributing your marketing content and messages online, with the social Web being the logical choice. Pretty slick!
SOCIAL WAYNE | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2011
[Social Media] Day 16: People of color impacting the social web – Anil & Varsha Chawla #28DaysofDiversity
Also note that 28 Days of Diversity is not a popularity contest or an influencer list but a list of thought leaders in the social web sector, including entrepreneurs, bloggers, conference organizers, IT professionals and friends not ranked in any particular order who I have either met in person or followed online. Anil’s current projects include social media applications tweetymail ([link] and TheFriendMail ([link] which provide comprehensive email integration with Twitter and Facebook. As we all know, February is Black History Month. believe that this is the key.
GET SOCIAL PR | MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2011
[Social Media] 5 Building Block of an Engaging Website
Interactivity: With the advent of social media tools, we know have the technology to empower people to engage with the content by sharing it with friends, as well as adding their point of view. If your public relations strategy calls for a website, there are five building blocks you should consider. Today people want to interact with the content you produce and having a website with interactivity as a key component could mean the difference between success and failure of the overall campaign. Website design has evolved for its early days. It is the new town square. Useit.com.
DANNY BROWN | FRIDAY, MARCH 19, 2010
[Social Media] Taking Time Out for Health Reasons - Danny Brown
Michele Corona´s most recent blog post.Short Quiz to See if Social Media Marketing is Right for You? =-. Back to Business and Thank You - Connecting the dots from business to people with social media and community marketing says: April 22, 2010 at 6:09 pm [.] subscribe to danny subscribe by rss or network search this blog Lijit Search This Blog is Powered By Reader favourites Audi and the Super Bowl Social Media Shit Storm An Invite to Pimp Your Blog Are You Abusing Your Social Media Voice? Until the next time, take care. Enjoy this post?
THE WAY OF THE WEB | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2011
[Social Media] Feeling attacked on all sides?
There’s freelance marketing, web design and development, and lastly a small media network as a side project/spare time project. Every day comes with proclamations that social media as a specialism is dead (It’s one of my main strengths in marketing), or the news a large firm has launched a specialist division purely for social media. Or that there’s yet another media company starting a site in the same area as one of mine. The worry : Basically, I’m working on busineses in three areas. don’t actually give a f**k.
INBLURBS | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2010
[Social Media] Want more traffic? Than build your visibility!
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TWIST IMAGE | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2011
[Social Media] When Mobile Eats The Internet's Lunch
For the past few years, I've made the argument for one-line of connectivity (not having separate strategies for mobile, social media and the Internet) - one strategy that deals with the connected consumer. Marketing dollars allocated to the Internet are still grossly under allocated when you compare it to consumer consumption of all media channels (percentage wise). Now, with the rapid ascent of mobile, we're busy splitting hairs on an already under-allocated media channel. media channel. social media. Marketing is changing. from the 53.9 mobile.
TWITIP | MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2011
[Social Media] The End of the 140 Character Tweet and its Repercussions
TweetDeck, which is highly, but not wholly dependent upon Twitter (it also allows users to connect to other social networks such as Facebook and Linkedin ), continued to operate normally during the shutdown. Neal is also the Cofounder and Co-host of the Addicted to Social Media podcast. A note from the Editor: After a too-long haitus, Twitip is back. We’ve got some great posts lined up, and we’re always looking for more. This post by Neal Wiser is the kickoff post to our return to a regular posting schedule. Thank you to all who have stayed with us! Or does it?
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2012
[Social Media] Pinterest Before You Begin To Pin
Like every other social network (inclding blogs) Pinterest helps you continue to tell the stories/promise/values behind your brand including the people who are its heart e.g. clients/customers, donors, volunteers and staff, etc. Review your social media strategy as well as marketing strategy. Identify content that is 'pinable' on your site and social platforms. The second question, almost before another breath is taken, is "What can we pin?" . Keep Pinterest in perspective. End of story. Beginning of story. Of course it has to support goals. see below.). Goals II.
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
[Social Media] Interview With Author Sybil F. Stershic -- Share of Mind, Share of Heart
Since Diva Marketing is focused on social media I’m wondering how much of a nonprofit’s online engagement in social networks, e.g., Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, etc. Sybil Stershic: The degree to which a nonprofit uses social networks depends on the organization – its culture, mission, key audiences, etc. That said, social media is a wonderful way to grow share of mind and heart with mission-inspired content. That’s why social media guidelines and training need to be part of both Human Resources and Marketing policies.
IMAGINE YOUR REALITY | MONDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2012
[Social Media] Udemy Virtual Courses now Available!
Almost every business owner I know has struggled with marketing, and usually its because they’ve are so focused on the tools of marketing (social media, website, brochures, etc) that they haven’t worked on the core of their marketing, which is actually the message. I’ve recently created two virtual course on Udemy. Udemy is a virtual school where you can take classes on a variety of topics. My first course is on How to Create Productive Business Habits. Most business owners I know face challenges when it comes to staying on task for working on their business.
IMAGINE YOUR REALITY | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2011
[Social Media] If you don’t believe in it, don’t sell it
This one I feel comfortable selling, probably because of my social media work. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been approached by people to sell a service or product they have. Most times its an MLM product where if I become a sales person they get some of the proceeds of my sales because they found me and got me recruited. That, in and of itself, turns me off, because it really amounts to someone profiting off my efforts, and really only wanting me to sell something because they know they’ll profit. That profit may not even be a percentage of my sales.
DANNY WHATMOUGH | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2011
[Social Media] The future PROs are digital natives
Chatting to the lecturers afterwards it was interesting to learn that PR students seem to be very open to using social media in the campaign ideas they put together as part of their course. What they apparently find more difficult is putting the use of social and digital in a more strategic setting and also how to integrate traditional media as well. At a time when many in the industry seem to be struggling with the adoption of social media and digital, I thought this was a fascinating observation and one that bodes well for the future of the industry.
PROACTIVE REPORT | MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2011
[Social Media] Changes in News Delivery Give New Power to Press Releases
And since a large part of our job as PR practitioners is media relations, it affects our work too. We need to understand the current media landscape: What journalists need today, how best to work with them, where the opportunities lie for PR news material — and what that means for Press Releases. The world is changing, how people consume media is changing – by the day. Every media outlet has a website and they want more than just a text story: they want images, audio and video. Forrester Research reports that 59% are active in social networks.
TWITIP | FRIDAY, AUGUST 27, 2010
[Social Media] How to Get More Retweet Action on Twitter
Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip David Cantone @DavidCantone David Cantone is a blogger and an entrepreneur involved in social media and marketing 2.0. And finally, my best piece of advice: be a good twitter user , be social, actively engage your followers, build meaningful relationships and your retweets will skyrocket for sure. If you’re a good twitter user and you’re social, people will appreciate you and what you write.
FIREBELLY | FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013
[Social Media] Interview with Chanelle Schneider, Millennial Specialist
Chanelle is a freelance social media manager, the founder of #GenYChat , and currently works as the community director at My Rising Tide. Others among us are natural comedians who share our opinions on social networking sites while working to better society through fostering harmonious relationships. Other sources of information include social networking sites. 'With all the studying being done on Millennials, Firebelly decided to interview one of the top Millennial specialist, Chanelle Schneider. What do you think makes Millennials different? Not entirely.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 2012
[Social Media] Joining the Human Equity and Georgetown Teams
Human Equity is a social media marketing consultancy that focuses on brand development through stakeholders and brands sharing ethos, values, and lifestyles. Charlene Li lectured virtually at my last Georgetown class Please excuse the personal announcement post, but I have some good news to share. First, I have joined the board of Human Equity. Part [.]. Me, Myself and I Georgetown Human Equity
SPIN SUCKS | THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2011
[Social Media] Curiosity: An Essential in Every PR Pro’s Toolkit
As digital PR specialist at Mall of America , Lisa Grimm ’s time is devoted to developing and implementing social media strategy, community management and other marketing communications initiatives. Lisa Grimm has a strong background in integrated marketing communications, branding, public relations and emerging media. As digital PR specialist at Mall of America , Lisa’s time is devoted to developing and implementing social media strategy, community management and other marketing communications initiatives. What a lovely anecdote and framework for living.
MOBILEGROOVE | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2011
[Social Media] Mobile Search App Goby Finds Fun Stuff Nearby; Acquired By TeleNav
We are rapidly becoming a search, discovery, social and recommendation engine. Tell me more about Goby going social… Mark: Social media is a logical addition to the whole Goby experience. By integrating social media like Facebook and Twitter, we just want to make it easier for you. expect the acquisition to produce services with more stickiness, a sharp focus on social and new emphasis on discovering fun stuff nearby — and recommending still more of the same. In fact, it’s just starting. Goby: At-a-glance. downloads since.
SOCIALFISH | FRIDAY, AUGUST 31, 2012
[Social Media] Is your online education ready for Generation Flux?
MOOC is stirring up the same types of sentiments in the academic community that social media stirs up in the association community. The value-add comes by being an information and resource curator, and, more importantly, a provider of social, interactive, online learning experiences. Members will increasingly look for social, online learning experiences that offer both peer-to-peer and teacher-student interaction. Now associations can also create learning communities by using LMS, online community, and social platforms. Social LearningLessons from MOOC.
SOCIALFISH | MONDAY, MAY 21, 2012
[Social Media] Why Scoring Member Engagement Matters, Part 1
At another time, the goal may be to grow social media, so member engagement on Facebook or Twitter may trump event attendance. Here’s the latest post in our “INDUSTRY INSIDERS” column. Every Monday, we’ll be bringing you the inside scoop from several awesome association technology vendors and consultants who will share the insights they have gleaned from years of working in our association industry. All of them are smart and savvy bloggers, and we know you’ll enjoy what they have to say! Introduction and Overview. Select Key Performance Indicators.
SPIN SUCKS | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2011
[Social Media] Four Ways to Deal with your Dangerously Educated Client
My clients might read my blog and learn a lot about social media and marketing. Ken Mueller is the proprietor of Inkling Media , with 30 years of experience in the media industry. Today’s guest post is written by Ken Mueller. m a technical moron. That sound you hear is Gini yelling, “A-freaking-men!”). spent 13 years in NYC, and part of my job was helping radio stations set up live broadcasts from our facility. Their tech people would call me and ask technical questions. Then I had to admit that I was merely parroting what my tech person had told me.
DANNY BROWN | SUNDAY, JUNE 6, 2010
[Social Media] Posterous Grows Up as a Blogging Platform - Danny Brown
Nor are there options for plug-ins that a WordPress blog offers, which can really turn a blog into a free-standing social hub. and Why It's the Best Premium WordPress Theme The Indecision of Being a Blogger Quick Question on Posterous Tags: blogging , posterous , social media 20 voices - share yours! Ileane Speaks´s most recent blog post.Top 5 Social Media Extensions for Chrome =-. Share 1 save I’ve loved the idea of Posterous from the start. One of the biggest things that puts many folks off from starting a blog is often the time commitment needed. Yet
STEPHEN P SMITH | FRIDAY, JANUARY 4, 2013
[Social Media] Don’t Sell Your Business Short: Build Your Dream One Brick at a Time
Follow brands like Zappos, FHTM , and Ford on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn to see how successful companies in different industries take advantage of social media to connect with their customer base. Many aspects of the business world can be on the heavier side of boring, tedious and seemingly never ending. Perhaps that’s why approximately seven out of 10 new businesses fail : a lack of experience, planning and realistic expectations. Creative Visualization. We have a tendency to be our own worst enemy when it comes to reaching for the sky and achieving our dreams. The No.
JUSTIN LEVY | SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2009
[Social Media] Missing in Action
Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Missing in Action Written on October 10, 2009 by Justin Levy in announcements , fun 7 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! Well, first of all, hello again! Yes, I’m still alive. No, I didn’t abandon you. I could make 1,000 excuses about why I haven’t written lately. But, the bottom line is that I’m back.
JUSTIN LEVY | WEDNESDAY, JULY 7, 2010
[Social Media] Capturing One Day of Your Life
Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Capturing One Day of Your Life Written on July 7, 2010 by Justin Levy in community , video 0 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! Would you like your chance at being co-director of a film that will be premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival? The Life in a Day crew has created an introductory video and also have posted the official guidelines.
ENGAGING BRAND | FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2012
[Social Media] Why Not Make a Donation of Ideas
Make a donation is often talked about in times of time and money however there is one donation that has opened up because of the web and social media. People have the ideas inside their minds, sometimes they just get blocked and this is where we can use social media.help share ideas and spread those ideas. Why not reach out to people you are "friends" with this weekend on social media and ask how you can you add value to their lives? We may not all Bill Gates fortune to donate to good causes but we all do have his capacity for new ideas.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2012
[Social Media] The Power of Storytelling
The Power of Storytelling is a post from: Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting. Sometimes this notion of “storytelling” in business seems folly, conjuring up thoughts of bedtime, folklore, embellished narrative, and performance art. It reminds me of entertaining my young children on long car rides by listening to Kipling’s take on how the camel got his hump. Spoiler: The camel was a jerk, and that hump was a magic curse.). In Content Rules (newly in paperback!), So how do you pull stories out of your own organization?
WRITTENT BLOG | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2014
[Social Media] 15 Call to Action Samples for Rocking Blog Posts that Convert
When you convert your audience, you’re able to deliver your content straight into their inbox every time you publish a new article, increasing your chances of gaining views, social shares, comments, and leads. Example: Are you wondering how you can increase website traffic with smarter usage of social media? Share on Social Media. Social media shares send a clear signal to major search engine that your content is relevant, high-quality, and valuable. To learn more, read Are Blogging and Social Media a Match Made in Heaven?
KYLE LACY | FRIDAY, JUNE 25, 2010
[Social Media] The Power of Douglas Karr and DK New Media
Douglass Karr is a Social Media consultant, United States Veteran and the CEO of DK New Media, an online marketing company. His company helps implement social media into large technology companies. To say the least… this guy knows a thing or two about social media, blogging and search engine optimization. The way DK New Media serves its clients is through a process. DK New Media has helped companies from all over the world. And not to mention… he is the one who started me in the world of social media!
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2013
[Social Media] The ONE thing your written content needs. (And it’s not what you think!)
Bloggers hear a lot of advice about content marketing , email marketing, and social media marketing , but you may have noticed something new pop into the online landscape lately – visual marketing. Social is visual. If you are using social media platforms to engage with your audience and market your blog then you need visual content. Step two is to go beyond the typical blog “stock photo” and use blog images that double as social media images. 'This is a guest contribution from karen gunton is a blogger, teacher, and visual marketing specialist.
WISDOM LONDON | THURSDAY, JANUARY 6, 2011
[Social Media] Ever wondered about…Social Commerce? « Wisdom London
» Ever wondered about…Social Commerce? It’s where shopping and social collide, by embedding social touchpoints in the selection, consideration, and purchasing processes. Social interactions are becoming central to the way we make buying decisions, so social commerce is a natural development and can play well to many brands and services. But what needs to happen is for social commerce to work seamlessly alongside campaigns, physical shopping experiences and other channels – particularly advertising and mobile. What is it? Why should I care?
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2011
[Social Media] Does Blogging Fit Into Your Overall Marketing Strategy?
By utilizing other social media tools like Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook to drive more eyes to our blog by posting links on these sites, it insures that people keep coming back to the blog. Choosing the right voice - Remember, social is like having a conversation. Marketing Tips Social Marketing blogging fit into your marketing strategy brand building emarketer increase SEO thought leadershipNot all companies should be blogging. How do you determine if you’re one of them? Why should you blog? Position yourself as an expert in your field. Build your brand.
CREATIVE RAMBLINGS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2012
[Social Media] Why you need to customize your 404 Error Page
Why you need to customize your 404 Error Page was written by Cendrine Marrouat and originally published on her social media blog, Creative Ramblings. Message error 404 (Photo credit: CyboRoZ) The 404 Error Page, also known as “Page not found”, is a very common occurrence on websites and blogs. It pops up on a visitor’s screen when they input a bad link or click on a link leading to a recently removed page. And more often than not, this prompts the visitor to leave — and never come back. Do not let a 404 Error Page ruin your business. Customize it!
JEFF KORHAN | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2010
[Social Media] Quality or Quantity Blog Posting for SEO? - Jeff Korhan - New.
Jeff Korhan - New Media and Small Business Marketing Home About Me Working With Me Speaking Favorites Trends Subscribe « QR Codes for a Good Cause | Main | Using Social Media to Enhance Your Sales Process » October 27, 2010 Quality or Quantity Blog Posting for SEO? Pros post frequently, either on their blog and on the other social networks, such as their Facebook page. Pros post frequently, either on their blog and on the other social networks, such as their Facebook page. Which is more important? Regular publishing respects the audience.
JACOB MORGAN | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2009
[Social Media] Social Business Means Collaborating Internally and Externally
Social Media Globetrotter Home Consulting Speaking Travel Blog About SOCIAL MEDIA GLOBETROTTER Social Business Means Collaborating Internally and Externally View Comments December 22nd, 2009 I had the opportunity to write an article for Jennifer Leggio over at Zdnet on the importance of internal and external collaboration. External collaboration occurs between a brand and its consumers via social media channels or platforms such as blogs, wikis, Twitter, or online communities. Social CRM, and Social Media strategies. Web 2.0
PR AT SUNRISE | TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2012
[Social Media] How to Find and Secure a Part-Time Teaching Position in Public Relations
social media) as well as specific industry (e.g. Related Articles: For the Non-Techie PR Pro: How to Better Understand Social Media and SEO. Opportunities abound for public relations professionals willing to share their expertise and passion through teaching. Here’s an overview of how to find these part-time teaching jobs at higher education institutions, based on techniques I’ve employed during fourteen years of teaching such classes. Check out regional listings under Yahoo by visiting here to identify universities where you’d like to teach. About the Author.
ONLINE COMMUNITY STRATEGIST | SUNDAY, MARCH 14, 2010
[Social Media] User engagement doesn't happen overnight « Online Community Strategist
Online Community Strategist Angela Connor on Growing Successful Online Communities Home About Angela Contact Popular Speaking Media Press Tips Subscribe to feed User engagement doesn’t happen overnight March 14, 2010 in Community Engagement | Tags: online communities , user engagement Its one thing to charge someone with growing your membership, but quite another to truly understand what it is you’re asking. days ago This one caught my attention: Junk research, shabby journalism and social media. What are those resources you might ask? But wait! Serious swagger!
TWIST IMAGE | SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2012
[Social Media] Don't Let Your Brand Be Creepy
This is the immaturity of brands as they enter the more social fray. When Dell first became active in Social Media (and they were on there very early on), Binhammer became a lighthouse and because he was truly doing his best to get results and be transparent, people began interacting with him (and many others) that much more. We have to be able to take a step back and remember that a lot of these interactions are not only new(ish) for a brand, but it simply wasn't done all that much before the advent of Social Media (don't believe me? social media.
IDACONCPTS | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2012
[Social Media] A Guide to Multilingual SEO Strategy
good copywriter will be able to perform regular content assessment as well as providing link building and social media optimization. With foreign languages experiencing exponential online growth, it’s important to consider whether or not multilingual SEO might be of benefit to your company. There are still many opportunities to carve out niche footholds in foreign language sectors by utilizing top performing keywords to attract international attention, in domain names, URLs and within the content of your website itself. Adapt. Understand your target market. Optimize. Conclusion.
IDACONCPTS | MONDAY, AUGUST 6, 2012
[Social Media] 4 NFL AFC Eastern Division Apps for iPhones
Miami Football allows you to share content via social Medias and email. This list is a cross section of the wealth of mobile apps from the National Football League’s National Football Conference. Readers are encouraged to explore the many iPhone apps out there for themselves. But for the many that just don’t feel like it, this list appears as a terrific time saving device. The Super Bowl may already seem like a distant memory to some. Now it’s a boiling hot summer and of course the silly American male (OK, maybe a few females also) is already sizing up the coming football season.
WHAT SPINKS THINKS | SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013
[Social Media] Waking Up at the Same Time Every Day and the Power of Routines
I used to pull out my phone and start tinkering around the social medias. In order to eat healthier and save money, I now cook all 3 meals (with occasional exceptions for social engagements). 'This post is part of the startup edition series. never used to be a “routine” person. My whole life, I’ve been more of the “play it by ear” type. Having worked for myself, from home for most of my career, it became all too easy to keep winging it. I’d work when I felt productive. I’d wake up when I naturally woke up. That would be my routine.
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2010
[Social Media] Podcast: Industry Interview with Jack Keough-Industrial.
How Do You Measure Social Media Success? 50 Power Twitter Tips to Help B-to-B Marketers Twitter: Steps to Insure Success Adding Social Icons Helps Drive E-mail Marketing Campaigns Whats Your Company Value Proposition? Reach Tradesmen Using a Social Media Map STAFDA Convention-Phoenix Category Cloud Marketing Tips Marketing Tools Marketing Trends Social Marketing Traditional Marketing Twitter Uncategorized Theme Contempt by Vault9. Enjoy his insights. Listen to the interview here. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0
JACOB MORGAN | MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2010
[Social Media] Introducing the New Chess Media Group!
Social Media Globetrotter Home Consulting Speaking Travel Blog About SOCIAL MEDIA GLOBETROTTER Introducing the New Chess Media Group! View Comments June 14th, 2010 So I know you’ve heard me talking a lot about our new site design and it’s FINALLY live at Chess Media Group.com thanks to our friends over at Blue Sail Creative. This new site launch actually means quite a lot for Chess Media Group; essentially it’s our first real site geared towards the enterprise and mid-size market. Social CRM, and Social Media strategies.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | SUNDAY, AUGUST 25, 2013
[Social Media] Websites Will Become the AM Radio of the Internet
The impact of these apps on their purchase decisions is greater than recommendations from blogs and social media, and from manufacturers’ websites or email. Jay Baer is a hype-free social media and content strategist & speaker, and author of Youtility: Why Smart Marketing is About Help not Hype. Jay is the founder of [link] and host of the Social Pros podcast. Websites Will Become the AM Radio of the Internet is a post from: Convince and Convert: Social Media Strategy and Content Marketing Strategy. The Fragmentation of Brand Value.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2013
[Social Media] Why Authority Is The New SEO
Author Rank is a combination of signals (search and social) that help in determining your reputation as an author. Beyond that, you should also focus on creating quality content, promoting it through social media and other relevant online channels, building your brand, and establishing relationships with key influencers in your niche. 'If you’ve been paying attention to Google’s algorithm changes for the past couple of years, you’ve likely noticed something. It seems they are canalizing webmasters into certain courses of action.
DANNY BROWN | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2011
[Social Media] Looking After Business and the Real Profit Makers
Looking After Business and the Real Profit Makers originally appeared on Danny Brown | Social Media Marketing Blog - The Human Side of Media and the Social Side of Marketing under a Creative Commons license. If I asked you the most important part of your business, what would you say? Marketing? Perhaps advertising or sales? Now what if I said they’re all irrelevant? What if I said you don’t need sales to be successful? You’d probably say (fairly sarcastically), “Why not just hand my business over to my competitors while I’m at it?”. you might say. But satisfied?
DANNY BROWN | TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2011
[Social Media] Doucheblogs and Spin Doctors Redux
Held between May 24 and May 26, it’s a gathering of bloggers, new media folks and businesses who are looking to understand how this platform fits in with today’s marketplace. Doucheblogs and Spin Doctors Redux originally appeared on Danny Brown | Social Media Marketing Blog - The Human Side of Media and the Social Side of Marketing under a Creative Commons license. So as my friend Gini Dietrich mentioned in her post Doucheblogs and Spin Doctors yesterday, we’ll be presenting a session at this year’s BlogWorld Expo in New York.
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2013
[Social Media] Boost Your @Klout Score With Help from @Gina_Carr and @TerryBrock #SocBiz #SocialSelling
The book is jam-packed with extra content, including QR links to videos and other supplementary materials—a truly modern reading experience for the social age. Each chapter of Klout Matters takes readers through a different element of social media management, helping readers build a proven skill set for social marketing success. Where social presence meets social metrics. For the uninitiated, the Klout platform provides users with a meta score of their social media presence, analyzing a person’s ability to engage communities across multiple channels.
PUSHING SOCIAL | TUESDAY, MAY 18, 2010
[Social Media] Mr Bezos – Amazon is Making a Big Mistake –
Home About Pushing Social #FF Gratitude Journal 4 My Tweeps Archives Contact Subscribe Pushing Social Mr Bezos – Amazon is Making a Big Mistake – by Stanford on May 18, 2010 Spread it! We rule the social media playground. Go Social baby – We got this. tweetdiner Let’s Meet on Facebook Featured On Pushing Social / Social Media / Mr Bezos – Amazon is Making a Big Mistake – WordPress Admin Bad Behavior has blocked 704 access attempts in the last 7 days. It will prove to be your White Whale. You too!
SOSHABLE | MONDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2010
[Social Media] Crossroads: 7 Questions that Twitter, Digg, and Others Must Answer in 2011
Most people who are passionate about their favorite social media sites are often blinded by their feelings. Social media is mercurial with it’s rate of change and as a result many (most?) To say social media will be bigger in 2011 is like saying a 5-year-old will be bigger when she’s 6-years-old. It is still in its infancy and while many people are engulfed in some form of social media, there are still billions of people who haven’t been on Facebook or its kind before. How Do We Get More Into The Social Media Game?
CONVINCE & CONVERT | THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2012
[Social Media] How to Be the Architect of a Passionate Community
The talk was well received and mainly focused on how we can utilize the communication tools we have today to inspire change and social good around the world. Since that talk though, I’ve started thinking about rooting that back to general community/social media management. common mistake that social media managers and coordinators fall into is trying to be everything to their community in order to satisfy their buzzword quota (i.e. He sticks to his entrepreneurial roots as the founder of the global social good campaign, Tweet Drive. Be a resource.
SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGERY | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2009
[Social Media] What Does Government 2.0 Mean to Me?
Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media What Does Government 2.0 But, we’re also going to hear lots of stories about social media bans, offices still using IE 6, and information silos. whatisgov2 , gov20 , government , social media , tools This post was written by: sradick - who has written 82 posts on Social Media Strategery. m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0 Government 2.0 Mean to Me?
WWW.NIEMANLAB.ORG | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2010
[Social Media] Meta! Here’s how Storify looks telling the story of Storify
Founded by Burt Herman (a former AP reporter and founder of the journotech meetup group Hacks/Hackers ) and developer/entrepreneur Xavier Damman , the platform promises a new way to leverage the real-time power of social media for creating stories. Here’s how Storify looks telling the story of Storify » Nieman Journalism Lab Kevin: Megan Garber does a review and a bit of a live test of Storify, a new tool for collecting social media elements into a story format. ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER Meta! How does it work? Conclusion? Megan Garber | Sept.
ARI HERZOG | SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2012
[Social Media] Testing
When he's not blogging, Ari helps brands improve their digital media marketing. Comments Comments Related Stories Why You Should Unfriend Facebook Friends Twitter Verifies Vice President Paul Ryan #MySMCStory: Social Media Club and Me. MediaThis is a temporary blog post for Technorati to verify my blog with claim token HZJXBET4X77X. Upon verification, this post will be deleted. Please continue reading Testing and leave a comment if inspired. Got a question? Need help? Contact Ari today!
CONVINCE & CONVERT | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2012
[Social Media] 2tor Paves the Way for Online Education and Community Building
Two team members from the online education company 2tor join Jay Baer and Eric Boggs on the Social Pros Podcast this week – Alexa Scordato , Director of Communications & Social Media, and Harrison Kratz , Community Manager for the MBA@UNC program. Click to read more » Social Pros Podcast 2tor alexa scordato community management harrison kratz higher education mba@unc online education online learning Social ProsAlexa Scordato, 2tor @alexa. Harrison Kratz, 2tor @kratzpr. Now, they partner with rigorous higher education programs like UNC, USC, and.
NOWSOURCING | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2014
[Social Media] The Latest News Over At Pinterest – Personalized Pages, New Pin, & More
While Facebook and Twitter are the two social networks to watch and be on, Pinterest has been quietly soldiering away in the background. But one thing is for sure – if you are a marketing company, or someone who depends heavily on social media to get your message out, you need to be on Pinterest, as well as Facebook and Twitter. Everytime you read a blog post, and you see the standard social media buttons at the end, it is usual now to see the Pin button as well for Pinterest. 'It’s been a while since we last looked at Pinterest. Personalised Pages.
SOSHABLE | FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
[Social Media] Digg Traffic Falls out of Top 200 on Alexa, Heading Out of Top 400
Others point to the decision to take the social components out of Digg, making submitting content virtually worthless and putting together a news aggregation page that is clearly moderated rather than voted on by the Digg community. There is no longer a remnant of what the social media giant once was. Digg Featured Social News BetaworksMost believed that when Betaworks bought Digg last month and announced plans to revamp the site completely, that they were getting a recognized domain and a good amount of traffic to go with it. Today, it officially has.
SOCIALNOMICS | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2010
[Social Media] Facebook Zero
Facebook Zero is a text only version of the popular social network designed for mobile usage. I’ve always harked that mobile drives social media and social media drives mobile – it’s a beautiful relationship. By Erik Qualman. Chamath Palihapitiya is the Vice President of User Growth, Mobile and International Expansion at Facebook and is responsible for spreading Facebook throughout the world through new growth initiatives, mobile strategy and internationalization. It is coming soon, so no wireless carrier is currently offering it.
SPIN SUCKS | FRIDAY, AUGUST 13, 2010
[Social Media] #FollowFriday: Becky Johns
Arment Dietrich Overview Expertise Resources Gini Dietrich News Media Center Careers Contact Follow US Facebook Linkedin RSS Feed Twitter YouTube Share Categories Communication Social Media Advertising Entrepreneur SEO Marketing Marketplace COMMUNICATION / SOCIAL MEDIA / ADVERTISING / ENTREPRENEUR / SEO / MARKETING Aug 13 2010 #FollowFriday: Becky Johns By Gini Dietrich | Email | Print | 3 Comments | I was introduced to Becky Johns through the PRWeek Guide to Required Reading a couple of weeks ago and boy were they right! Becky Johns of Michigan. Thanks, Gini.
ENGAGING BRAND | TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2014
[Social Media] Productivity Tips #1 -How to Save 30 Hours per Month
The irony is that business have meetings about how social media is a time wasting activity! 'You know the feeling. You arrive at your desk in the morning. You look at your to-do list and then your calendar… when are you going to get some work done? What excuse can you make for not getting the action points done? You feel stressed and annoyed that if you had a clear calendar then you may actually get something done. Imagine if you had an extra 31 hours per month to do rather than talk, to think rather than hear excuses – wouldn’t that feel great. 31 hours!…
CONVINCE & CONVERT | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2012
[Social Media] One Social Thing Wrapup – Week of August 27th
Here’s what we included in this week’s One Social Thing daily email. Scroll to see the social media and content marketing articles you need to know. To get One Social Thing delivered to your email each day, please subscribe below. If you find a social media or content marketing story you think is a must-read, tweet it out with the #OneSocialThing hash tag. Click to read more » One Social ThingIf we use your idea in an edition, I’ll send you a signed copy of my book. Thanks! – Jay. What was the big issue of.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2012
[Social Media] One Social Thing Wrapup – Week of August 27th
Here’s what we included in this week’s One Social Thing daily email. Scroll to see the social media and content marketing articles you need to know. To get One Social Thing delivered to your email each day, please subscribe below. If you find a social media or content marketing story you think is a must-read, tweet it out with the #OneSocialThing hash tag. Click to read more » One Social ThingIf we use your idea in an edition, I’ll send you a signed copy of my book. Thanks! – Jay. What was the big issue of.
KYLE LACY | MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2010
[Social Media] Diesel Installs Cameras in Dressing Rooms for Facebook Posting
There are the obvious answers to this question…it supports interaction, it creates a relationship between the cunsomer and the brand, it raises brand awareness, social curation… yada yada. Smartphones have made it possible to activate any social media channel at any time. (Thanks to Jay Baer for the heads up on this campaign). Ever been stuck deciding whether or not to purchase that top or those jeans? Diesel , quasi-fashion forward apparel company, may have solved this conundrum or freaked people out. Don’t worry its not as bad as it sounds.
THE WAY OF THE WEB | MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2011
[Social Media] The difference between SEO and Spam…
You’ll also have a solid foundation to build your business on, and as part of the work you’ll be improving the content and results in related areas, such as conversion rates and social media engagement. There’s occasionally some confusion and complaints about SEO as being the cause of spam on the internet with irrelevant content being returned in search results because of unethical techniques. Bad SEO promises to get you to #1 on Google by using every trick in the book. And if you ever need advice, feel free to get in touch!
JACOB MORGAN | MONDAY, AUGUST 15, 2011
[Social Media] Forget “Voice of the Customer,” What about “Voice of the Employee?”
It’s really interesting to me to hear about how many people are familiar with customer facing social tools yet not familiar with emergent collaboration tools which can be used to connect employees and allow them to collaborate with one another. We develop command centers, social media programs, micro-sites, communities, in person events, unique loyalty programs, and a host of other things. Social Business voc voe voice of customer voice of employeesDon’t you think it’s time we focus on our employees? What say you? Collaboration Enterprise 2.0
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 4, 2011
[Social Media] Manufacturers: How Are You Getting Closer to the Professional Tradesmen?
You know these guys talk to each other either through social media like forums or at association and trade meetings. Beyond the normal marketing things you do, what are you doing to get closer to your customers and LISTEN to what their issues are? May I suggest a tradesmen council? You all have brand advocates out there, why not get them together a few times a year and get a better sense of what’s happening in their world and what keeps them up at night. You could even pass by new product ideas before putting them into production.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2011
[Social Media] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Matt Cutts on Blackhat SEO
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Tips for Creating Posts That Will Spread on Social Media – If you want a post that is going to spread like wildfire, you have to consider the following when creating your content to ensure that your post will be given extra social media love. Social Media / Social Networking. Have Your Registered for Blog World Yet? So what are you waiting for?? Blogging / Writing.
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2012
[Social Media] Unveiling New Logo for #Nifty50 Kids
Members of the marketing and social media communities were thrilled to see their hardworking colleagues gain the recognition they deserved, and we are very proud to be bringing the awards back for a second year. finance, education, B2B, health, sustainability, security, media, etc.). This year, we also wanted to add a social brand purpose to the event and its sponsors. After careful consideration, we finally settled on our third goal: 3) Provide positive social good through the contribution of technology devices to underprivileged children. Nifty50
MINDJUMPERS | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2012
[Social Media] Content Marketing: Dos and Dont’s [Report]
In addition, 21 experts and influencers within the fields of content marketing, search engine optimization and social marketing are sharing their thoughts and advices in the new report. Ekaterina Walter, Social Media Strategist, Intel, summarizes: “Content will become more critical than ever before. Report: How Social Marketing Works for Retail Brands [Report]. Skyworld.com has just released their second complimentary white paper from the series on Successful Content Marketing. The report defines content marketing as both “an art and a science.
MINDJUMPERS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 25, 2012
[Social Media] How to Uncover Negative Feedback on Your Facebook Page
Yesterday, Socialfresh posted a very interesting article in this regard stating that ‘as a social media manager, you’re essentially in a relationship with your page. Tweet We often post about the importance of finding the right conversational touch points in order to engage your target group in conversations based on your values and beliefs. Also, the importance of monitoring and listening is a much-discussed topic here on the blog. But besides monitoring what your fans and users passion points are, it is just as important to monitor what they are NOT interested in.
TWITIP | SATURDAY, MARCH 27, 2010
[Social Media] Organize Your Tweets with More Than One Twitter Client
Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Are Morch @TwtrCoach Social Media Rambler – Assisting you to Create a Social Media Experience Organize Your Tweets with More Than One Twitter Client 14 Is your Twitter Stream out of control? In my efforts to create Social Media Experience I developed various “toolboxes for my Social Networks. use TweetDeck to manage tweets from Social Media experts. Cheers!
WHAT SPINKS THINKS | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2009
[Social Media] 5 Creative Ways to Use Sponsored Tweets « The Spinks Blog
The Spinks Blog A Fresh Look Into Social Media Home About Contact Me Under 30 Professionals 5 Creative Ways to Use Sponsored Tweets Back when Sponsored Tweets launched, I wrote a post asking if it will survive. Share this: Facebook StumbleUpon Digg This entry was posted on Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 5:57 pm and is filed under Applications , Social Media , Twitter. Twitter is a place where you can market your brand or yourself in way to captivate and socially interact with your followers. If done right, I really like sponsored tweets. Market Research.
SOSHABLE | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2011
[Social Media] @PaulCarr – You’re Always Welcome Here
Understaffed, under-edited, underfunded, under-achieving, the site has been a nice niche blog for those looking for help with social media, particularly for business. You can, of course, get a job with any publication that’s willing to “take a risk on a loose-canon journalist with a tendency to speak his mind regardless of who gets offended (which excludes very few outside of mainstream media publications) and they could probably offer a little more money than we can. Blogs Social Freshness paul carr soshable techcrunchWhy should he? That’s it.
ARI HERZOG | TUESDAY, MARCH 4, 2014
[Social Media] 10 Tips to Be Successful on LinkedIn
For instance, I’ve received job offers as the direct result of answering questions on groups about social media and PR. Stop Using Social Media. Media LinkedIn 'LinkedIn launched on May 5, 2003 (on my mother’s birthday) and currently has 277 million members — with two new people creating accounts every second. Here are updated LinkedIn statistics to impress your boss or your mom. joined LinkedIn in February 2007 and I’ve actively used it over the years both as a consumer and a teacher. Keep your profile updated. Be the latter. Thanks.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
[Social Media] Fetching Fridays – Resources Mashup & Happy Little Clouds
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Social Media / Social Networking. The Beginners Guide to Running a Social Media Contest – So you’re ready to launch your first social media contest on Twitter, Facebook or Pinterest. The Ultimate Guide To Social Media Scheduling – I always suggest scheduling updates. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Content. But don’t be fooled. Lessons My $1.8
KIKOLANI | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2011
[Social Media] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Returning From Vacation
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. resources for small businesses a great list of social networks, answers, bookmarking, and other sites that are essential for a small business. What SEO and social media have in common – five things you must have to be successful with both. Social Media / Social Networking. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Making Money Online / Online Business. Back From Vacation.
FIREBELLY | WEDNESDAY, JULY 24, 2013
[Social Media] Community, Lady Gaga & Bourbon: The David Spinks Interview
Is there a difference between a social media community and a real world community? I don’t think online community and social media are one in the same, so I’ll answer the question as online community vs offline. 'David Spinks – Community Man. Bourbon Fan. To say that David Spinks loves community is an understatement. He’s all about community – and he’s got a track record that proves it. His other enterprises include BlogDash and The Community Manager where he still actively writes. He’s nimble, smart, funny, chic and charming. Can they?
TWIST IMAGE | THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2012
[Social Media] Earning Loyalty Points
Yesterday, I had the pleasure of attending the Canadian Marketing Association 's Social Media conference in Toronto. social media. social media conference. This will not be about how to game a system so that you can redeem a free flight. Sorry. When most people think of earning loyalty points, they think of their loyalty cards. People complain all of the time that this point accumulation is useless because the flights that they would really like to take are never available. What if we looked earning loyalty points differently? We are trapped in dogma.
JEFF KORHAN | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2010
[Social Media] What's Inside Matters Most
Jeff Korhan - New Media and Small Business Marketing Home About Me Working With Me Speaking Favorites Trends Subscribe « Free-for-All Web Marketing - Part 1 | Main | Why You Should Love Facebook Like » September 28, 2010 Whats Inside Matters Most In challenging economic times such as these, consider measuring your work against benchmarks of what is possible - as opposed to what is presently being done. You have to carefully process all of the information that comes your way from outside sources, with the most abundant one being the social Web. Forget that!
JACOB MORGAN | WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, 2014
[Social Media] Privacy is Dead and We Killed it
I’ve just talked about social media data above but what about your health records, browsing habits, purchases, financial data, or employment information? Although some of these forms of data might be considered to be more secure than others many social media users are actually publicly sharing this information online on their Facebook pages, Twitter accounts, Instagram photos, Foursquare check-ins, Linkedin profiles, or anywhere else you can think of. to use social technologies without we don’t want being able to see our information. What gives?
DREW'S MARKETING MINUTE | TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2011
[Social Media] 3 blogging tools worth exploring
What social media tools are a must for business? A BackTweets’ email (click to see full size). BackTweets.com. This handy tool ( www.backtweets.com ) tracks any and all tweets that drive back to your blog, whether they mention you, your blog’s name or even your URL. That’s right — if they use a shortened URL, you’ll still get the info. I’ve subscribed by e-mail (it was free) so that every day, I get a simple report that shows all the tweets that drove people to my blog. I get a better sense of what topics draw more attention and sharing.
ARI HERZOG | SUNDAY, AUGUST 28, 2011
[Social Media] Questioning Why I Still Use Twitter
Shonali expands: Whether you’re using social media for personal reasons or business, there’s nothing like carefully nurturing relationships, especially those that start with an @. Their tweets range from nonprofit communications to public administration to social media marketing. Ari Herzog provides social media marketing and editorial services to the nonprofit and public sectors. Media Musings Facebook LinkedIn networking TwitterPhoto by darnok. Bill Dorman and Shonali Burke probe into the efforts of friendship and internet relations. find the.
SPIN SUCKS | TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2012
[Social Media] Would You Like Vocal Fries With that Order?
Mark Story is the Director of New Media for the U.S. He has worked in the social media space for more than 15 years for global public relations firms, most recently, Fleishman-Hillard. Mark is currently writing a book, “ Starting a Career in Social Media ” due to be published in January 2013 by Skyhorse Publishing. Today’s guest post is written by Mark Story. . Recently, Fast Company ran an article called “ The Verbal Tic Of Doom: Why The ’Vocal Fry’ Is Killing Your Job Search, ” by Craig Chappelow. And the recruitment process rolled along.
TWIST IMAGE | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2011
[Social Media] The Fleeting Value Of Content
What a grand world this would be if I was the only one Blogging about New Media, Marketing, Advertising and Communications. The HubSpot Blog published a post yesterday titled, Shelf Life of Social Media Links Only 3 Hours , that looked at a new report issued by the URL shortening service, bitly. If that doesn't get you thinking about your content as media and as a marketing imperative, I'm not sure what will. new media. social media. Most content screams into an empty universe. No matter how good the content is. Content is short. Content is long.
TWIST IMAGE | TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2011
[Social Media] Making Sense Of The Mess
It's a mass media lie that was perpetuated by the original Marketing and Advertising executives as a way to strong-arm brands into coughing up their dollars to line the pockets of the advertisers and media companies. and yes, thank you, Social Media) for us to see - in living color - a semblance of a truth. Mark's right, smaller, stronger groups are where influence lies, but there is no correlation between that and a specific media channel. mass media. media channel. media company. social media. It's a game (err. "Who?"
SOCIALFISH | MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2012
[Social Media] Announcing the 21st Century Nonprofit Program
Our organizations are stuck in outdated, 20th-century management models that are becoming more and more unworkable in today’s social and technology-driven world. The program will provide tools and analysis for developing and implementing change efforts internally, focusing particularly on using technology (social and otherwise) to move the needle on more effective leadership and management. The 21st Century Nonprofit Program will be led by Jamie Notter and Maddie Grant, co-authors of Humanize: How People-Centric Organizations Succeed in a Social World. It’s what we do.
MINDJUMPERS | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2010
[Social Media] New creatives at Mindjumpers
The issue in finding the right creatives is actually finding out what skills you need to strengthen the team with – and it’s a creative team with sole focus on social media – so there is not a lot of knowledge “we did that – and that really worked well” around. When it all gets boiled down social media is dialogue and communication, a lot of conceptualization and text, so we also went on the lookout for a talented concept developer and copywriter. With a background in both literature and advertising, Jesper holds a MA in Media Studies from Aarhus University.
SOCIALFISH | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2012
[Social Media] [Exclusive] 5 factors driving the launch strategy of associationsnow.com
This post was written for SocialFish by Julie Shoop, Vice President and Editor-in-Chief of Associations Now and Andrew Hanelly, VP of Digital Experience at TMG Custom Media on the thinking behind the newly launched associationsnow.com. But they also said they had less time to read, needed more frequent updates, spent more hours online and in social media, and wanted content to be available in various formats. As the dust begins to settle from the recently launched (as of this week, 10/1!) Associations Now on the desktop. Associations Now on a tablet.