WEB METRICS GURU | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2011
[Social Media] A few thoughts about Huffington Post / AOL and VisualRevenue.com
I can’t say how much Adaptive Semantics was on Tim Armstrong’s mind when he made the initial offer to Ariana Huffington (see When HuffPost Met AOL: “A Merger of Visions ), but surely, Tim most have noticed the amazing technology around Social Media that have been rolling out of Huffington Post over the last year. Too bad I had not thought of it when I was there, maybe I could have floated Dennis Mortensen’s company as a question at the end, but didn’t. have a few thoughts about that. tend to look at acquisitions differently than most.
ENGAGE | MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012
[Social Media] Are J-Schools Finally Going Digital?
There’s been a lot of hand-wringing in the professional media and higher education over the state of journalism schools. In a great article on why entrepreneurs should stay in school (Hint: Because not everyone is Steve Jobs) by Adam Penenberg, the editor of Pando Daily and an NYU journalism professor, he explains how he’s training today’s journalism students to be as comfortable with many of the digital media tools that I sought out on my own in my spare time: Almost every week I come across yet another critique of j-schools. Are they worth it? FrontPage?!).
DANNY BROWN | FRIDAY, MAY 7, 2010
[Social Media] 17 WordPress Plug-Ins To Help Improve Your Blog Experience - Danny.
multi-media makeover for your blog, it lets you insert media, video, online profiles and more into a link, which then opens up a box on your post page. You also have the option to have a site-specific social search and share bar enabled as well. With social networks playing such a big part in blog traffic, it’s important to offer your readers a way to share your posts with their networks. Although social search is becoming just as important as traditional search, web surfers still need to find your blog. couple of things. So… on with the list.
BARE FEET STUDIOS | MONDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2009
[Social Media] Social Web Bootcamp – Time to Get in the Game
Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > News , Social Media , Speaking > Social Web Bootcamp – Time to Get in the Game Social Web Bootcamp – Time to Get in the Game by Roxanne Darling on October 26, 2009 Does it feel like 1999 all over again? Then Social Web Bootcamp is for you. Next post: Social Media Events: New School or Old School?
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.
JEFF KORHAN | FRIDAY, JUNE 4, 2010
[Social Media] Double Dutch IS Foursquare for Conventions and Events - Jeff Korhan
Jeff Korhan - New Media and Small Business Marketing Home About Me Working With Me Speaking Favorites Trends Subscribe « Why You Should Trust the Social Networks | Main | Why Small Business Trends Matter » June 03, 2010 Double Dutch IS Foursquare for Conventions and Events A few months ago I wondered if location-based (LB) platforms like Foursquare could be used to maximize engagement at conventions and other events. So our social engagement is typically associated with our businesses. It turns out I was not alone. They travel.
WEB METRICS GURU | FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2012
[Social Media] Looking at SocialBakers Analytics Pro and Really Liking it – Web Journal – Friday, July 27th, 2012
It’s pretty hard to write when building a course (Social Media & The Art for Rutgers University), and yet, there’s so much to write about (and I’m getting Tennis Elbow from all this writing, it looks like)! Anyway, thought I’d just take a quick look at SocialBakers today, as I have full access to the platform, particularly Analytics Pro (Builder Pro I also have access to, but don’t have as much occasion or need to use it, yet). Thought the easiest way to do this is make a short video (which I’m doing now).
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2014
[Social Media] 6 Ideas for Teaching Digital Leadership to College Students
What if a select group of student-athletes got social media training and shared access to an Instagram account? Don’t hand over a university social media platform without proper training! Be thoughtful about what you want for your story, and leverage these tools for social good. One of my favorite social media campaigns is #dontsithome. The campaign was started by Amanda Morrison who is documenting all of her adventures around the New York and the Hoboken area on a variety of social media platforms. ' . Times have changed.
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2009
[Social Media] Bring Back The Blog
As social networks like Twitter, Facebook and the like grab center stage of the social media world blogging seems almost retro. Maybe it's because I "grew-up" in social media beginning with blogs that this funny little word packs a big punch for me. Jason Fall , blog: Social Media Explore, reminds us that "We wanna blog" is not a good enough reason to launch a blog. Some people really are into blogs like Denise Wakeman who has several that provide information on both blogs and social media in-general. For your reading pleasure.
TREY PENNINGTON | TUESDAY, AUGUST 31, 2010
[Social Media] Extend your influence by extending trust: a social story
Home About Book Trey to Speak Let’s Connect #smBBQ Subscribe trey pennington connections, content, conversations: commerce™ Extend your influence by extending trust: a social story by trey on August 31, 2010 A stranger walks into your store and tells you about his problem. Please note a couple really cool things about this social story: Jeff just did what he always does: listens to people and then applies his knowledge to try to help solve their problems. Thank you to Verizon Wireless for helping make video vignettes of Social Story available. great social story.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2014
[Social Media] People Need Content
Social media isn’t scalable? By the way, PriceWaterhouseCoopers predicted the media rights boom in 2011 , when they said, “…sports viewing is proving virtually immune to time-shifting. 'My friend Mark Schaefer wrote a compelling post last week about Content Shock. The ensuing conversation revolved around whether or not the content marketing movement will collapse. The most important sentence in Mark’s post (IMO) was, “Content marketing is not over.” ” That’s because people need content. The best competitors stand out. Always.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2012
[Social Media] Eloqua’s Approach to the Future of Content Marketing
This is Episode 32 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Click to read more » Social Pros Podcast content marketing content marketing world data visualization eloqua infographics joe chernov Social ProsThis episode features Joe Chernov , VP of Content Marketing for Eloqua. Read Read on for insights from Joe about content marketing, thought leadership, and the power of visuals. Listen Now. Click the play button to listen here: Download the audio file: [link]. The RSS feed is: [link]. Find us on.
GAURAVONOMICS | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2010
[Social Media] Five Critical Shifts That Are Changing Business
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ENGAGING BRAND | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2012
[Social Media] 4 Questions to Develop Your Personal Branding
Furthermore, social marketing is - in a sense - personal coaching for your brand. Here are some questions that can help you both as a personal brand, developing a social brand or even ahead of an appraisal. Social Marketing is Not Science or Art. Social Media has Changed How Your Customer Thinks. Personal Branding brand marketing return on influence appraisal personal brand coaching + social marketing social marketing personal coaching personal branding coaching + brandFor me though coaching should always start with yourself. Related articles.
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.
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.
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2013
[Social Media] Looking for a Holiday Gift for Your Employees? @SocialEmployee Makes a Great Gift! #df13 #socbiz #dreamforce
Naturally, we can’t think of a better holiday gift for your team than our Amazon best-selling book, The Social Employee: How Great Companies Make Social Media Work. As we demonstrate in the book, a company’s social employees are its brand ambassadors to the outside world. As a blueprint for building a successful social business, The Social Employee offers comprehensive ideas and solutions that will inspire you and your staff long after the last gift has been opened. You can order The Social Employee through a variety of online retailers.
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.
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.
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.
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?
INBLURBS | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2010
[Social Media] Want more traffic? Than build your visibility!
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TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | TUESDAY, JULY 2, 2013
[Social Media] Manufacturers: What are you Trying to Accomplish With Your Content Marketing?
'So you’re creating content and are using both traditional as well as social media to get the word out. Marketing Tips Social Marketing Traditional Marketing content marketing for manufacturers content marketing metrics contnet marketing metrics for manufacturers heidi cohen The key question is, what are you trying to accomplish? Have you set goals and identified the appropriate target market you want to go after? recent article by Heidi Cohen, 53 Actionable Content Marketing Metrics caught my eye. Her metrics support your content marketing goals. Build your brand.
SOCIAL WAYNE | FRIDAY, AUGUST 6, 2010
[Social Media] 8 recent examples of using QR Codes for marketing and/or brand awareness
QR Codes recently have become a hot subject for marketing agencies and social media practitioners looking to stand out from everyone else to do something creative, cool and new. It seems that QR Codes are finally catching on in the USA. The geeks have been screaming about QR codes and talking about how cool they are for years and if you find the right geek you might even receive a business card with a QR code on it. QR which stands for “Quick Response was created by Japanese corporation Denso-Wave in 1994. QR Code is a matrix code (or two-dimensional bar code). Justsayin.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2011
[Social Media] Are You Overusing Jargon In Your Press Releases?
About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Are Small Businesses Effective Online? » Are You Overusing Jargon In Your Press Releases? One of the biggest mistakes online marketers make is the overuse of jargon, or phrases that don’t mean anything to journalists. This is actually more prevalent than you may think, and it is avoidable. Jargon can be anything from industry speak to catch phrases like “touch base. You must be logged in to post a comment.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2011
[Social Media] Is SearchDex A Scapegoat? | Small Business Mavericks
About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Facebook Changes Page Layout Features » Is SearchDex A Scapegoat? The New York Times published a story on Saturday about huge retailer J.C. Penney getting caught buying links. The interesting part of this story from a small business standpoint is what happened to J.C. Penney’s search firm, SearchDex , after Google discovered the paid links. You might have guessed. They were canned. Is that well deserved?
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2011
[Social Media] Tweeting Can Lead To Short-Term Traffic Gains
About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Anyone who has used Twitter knows that it can lead to some additional traffic if you publish a click-generating tweet. But what is even more interesting is the power of a retweet or a third party tweet as it relates to SEO and traffic. That’s what SEOmoz’s post can give us a little bit of insight about. And, another question raised by SEOmoz itself, does the actual content of the tweet affect that rank too?
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2011
[Social Media] Facebook Page Promotion - OfflineOffline | Small Business Mavericks
These might include: Your website Twitter LinkedIn Social bookmarking HubPage or Squidoo Lens Facebook advertising Online display advertising Your blog Mobile phone apps The list could go on, I’m sure. About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? Did Facebook Screw Up? » Facebook Page Promotion – Offline A lot has been said of Facebook Pages. The general consensus is that they make great marketing promos for businesses of any size.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2011
[Social Media] Is Link Buying Necessary?
The thing I find interesting about this interview is the repeated encouragement from Julie Joyce of Link Fish Media, Inc. About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick? » Is Link Buying Necessary? Here’s a great interview with three professional link builders. to incorporate link buying into your marketing plan. She says point blank that link buying is absolutely necessary in an “ultra-competitive niche. Is link buying evil? Is it unethical?
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?
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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?
SCOTT GOULD | FRIDAY, MAY 7, 2010
[Social Media] A Video After I Voted
It was so popular, that it’s the third result in Google for “ vote for sale “ My second post was about 10 Do and Do Nots for Social Media Campaigning in the Election , which has some great comments and great advice in at the end from all the collaborators around this blog. www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAkRiMiJVaw. aAkRiMiJVaw. If you can’t see the video, click here , or watch it directly on YouTube. In this video I just share a few branding thoughts and community thoughts over voting. They vote according to the overall party. The voting form is black and white.
GREG VERDINO | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7, 2010
[Social Media] Greg Verdino: What's the opposite of grand, Hyatt?
Greg Verdino Marketing, Media, Technology & Trends Home About Me Book Me to Speak microMARKETING Journal On Twitter On Flickr Personal Blog Verdino Bytes My Company « PSFK Conference NY: are you attending? This blog looks at trends in media and marketing, as these industries grapple with the changes being brought on by disruptive technologies, new business imperatives and the rise of the empowered consumer. Pre-Order from AMAZON Pre-Order from BARNES & NOBLE Pre-Order from BORDERS Downoad My eBook Download my FREE marketing and social media eBook. Right? Right?
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.
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!
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.
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
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?
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!
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.
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.
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!
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2012
[Social Media] Are You Using LinkedIn to Drive Blog Traffic?
From a B-to-B perspective, I believe LinkedIn is probably one of the best and most under-used tools in social media. Chances are if someone likes what I have to say, they will share it with others not only on LinkedIn, but on other social platforms. Marketing Tips Marketing Tools Social Marketing b to b use of linkedin use linkedin to drive blog trafficThink about it. You normally link with people who have similar business interests. Why not let them know your thoughts on subjects using your blog content as one of those sources? Don’t waste an opportunity.
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
WRITTENT BLOG | SUNDAY, MAY 5, 2013
[Social Media] An Exhaustive Guide to Exceptional Guest Blogging
While quality content, and a powerful social media strategy are key to earning higher organic search rankings, your website can’t gain authority overnight. If a website lacks an engaged audience, your content won’t result in referral traffic or social media shares. Here are some recommended actions once you’ve submitted your post: Socially Share the Content: Show your appreciation for being allowed to share content by posting links on your social media channels. Track any increases in social media followers or subscribers, as well.
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?
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.
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?
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 | 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.
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.
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!
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.
TWIST IMAGE | TUESDAY, AUGUST 13, 2013
[Social Media] The Shape-Shifting Reality Of Shopping
They''re worried about their Web strategy, their mobile strategy, their social media strategy and so on. combined 51% of time on retail sites took place on devices as of February (37% on smartphones, 14% on tablets) compared to 49% on PCs, according to a new study by mobile ad network Millennial Media and comScore. These same retail brands have a loosely focused social media strategy that is rarely connected to their digital commerce and - more often than not - the digital commerce division is rarely connected to the physical stores. millennial media.
SOCIALFISH | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
[Social Media] How Does Your Department Support Your Culture?
You all are partially responsible for Maddie and me writing Humanize–we saw that implementing social media required some shifts in culture if it was going to work. 'Back in July, over on the JamieNotter.com blog, I caught the attention of quite a few Human Resources people by sending an “ open letter” to HR , in which I effectively “broke up” with HR and told them I was going to go ahead and reinvent HR on my own, with or without their help. Let me be clear: I don’t think HR is evil, nor do I think they are incompetent. What about you, IT?
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.
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.