Essential Nonprofit Software of 2014
JANUARY 13, 2015
But with the wealth of business tools and technology available, creating a consideration set for your business can seem like a monumental project. However, low-cost, nonprofit specific software is becoming more popular, thanks in large part to the rise of software-as-a-service (SaaS). Grant Management Software. Accounting and Payroll Tools. percent.
The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. The analytics tools built into social networks provide a bit more detail, though only within their own platforms. These tools can help you find out. 1) Socialbakers. ” — RazorSocial (Software). Showcase reviews: RazorSocial (Software).
3 Types of Software Nonprofits Should Be Using
FEBRUARY 19, 2015
But selecting and implementing the right software for your nonprofit is a difficult process, especially now that there are hundreds of vendors in the market. Because nonprofit companies have a unique set of needs, software that targets these types of organizations— such as accounting, grant management, or volunteer management — is becoming more popular. Project Management Software.
Webinar Software Comparison: 9 Popular Services Reviewed
DECEMBER 29, 2014
So I decided to research the different webinar software, services, and platforms that are available. Webinar Software Compared. The following are the webinar software, services, and platforms I chose to research. Webinar Software Comparison Chart. The post Webinar Software Comparison: 9 Popular Services Reviewed appeared first on Kikolani. AnyMeeting. GoToWebinar.
Web CEO SEO Software Platform Review
DECEMBER 12, 2014
And this is impossible to do on your own manually without SEO software… unless you have too much time on your hands. Web CEO is a search engine optimization software that has a lot of great features. After creating a new account, you enter the main interface of the dashboard where there are two options – 1) select a project 2) select a tool. You and all SEO enthusiasts.
SEO Software Tool Review: Colibri
DECEMBER 9, 2012
But these tools tend to be search engine specific which means you have to open up several applications in order to see your SERP results across numerous platforms. Colibri is a web based keyword position tracking tool that lets you track various keywords across 150+ search engine platforms such as Google , Yahoo , and Bing. Getting started is rather easy. Search Engine Optimization
Five Top-Rated Social Media Management Tools for 2016 [Infographic]
JUNE 27, 2016
What is the “best” social media management tool out right now? Every social media manager has a preferred one that they always use, and it’s usually one of a handful of the top social media management tools on the market. Check out the infographic below to see which tools users like the most. Guest post by Lilach Bullock.
Web Presence Optimization Software Review: gShift Labs
JANUARY 19, 2012
gShift Labs is the first (at least that I’m aware of ) integrated software package for managing web presence optimization (WPO). Unlike pure SEO management tools (e.g., Web CEO , SEO Powersuite ), social media monitoring tools (e.g., HubSpot ), gShift isn’t a point solution, but a single integrated tool to manage all aspects of WPO. Features. Background.
Sprout Social Named to G2 Crowd’s “Best Software 2017” List
JANUARY 19, 2017
We’re thrilled to share that Sprout Social has been named to G2 Crowd’s “Best Software for Marketing Teams” list for 2017, an honor we believe reflects our commitment to making social media marketing an inclusive, collaborative effort. Since 2014 G2 Crowd has annually released a “Best Software” list based on reviews. Team Sprout
A Gigantic List of Tools for Communicators
JULY 7, 2016
There are a ton of free and paid tools that makes the job of the communicator much, much easier. The post A Gigantic List of Tools for Communicators appeared first on Spin Sucks. It's the one piece of software I. Gini Dietrich shares a gigantic list of our favorites. Comments I need an Excel support group. by Samantha McCain Excel! Oh, how do I love thee! Can that be a thing?
Cool Social Tools: Wizeo
APRIL 14, 2014
This is a new series of posts from software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer Cool Social Tools: Ravetree I signed a contract with an AMS. Cool Social Tools Vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their sites.
Cool Social Tools: EventKloud
MAY 22, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Our software focuses on three main aspects of the event marketing workflow: Promotion, Engagement, and Tracking. The result of these three tools working together is a massive revolution in the event marketing workflow. Cool Social Tools
[Cool Social Tools] The Power of Breezio
JULY 11, 2016
Startups and tech vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms – SocialFish readers love to read about new tools and apps! Breezio understands that online community engagement is not just about the software product, it’s also about the process of applying it. Cool Social Tools FeaturedUnderstand Engagement.
Clearing Clouds of Confusion – the 5 Categories of Social Media Software
Convince & Convert
MAY 20, 2012
The social media software industry offers some amazing functionality, but it suffers mightily from murky messaging and customer confusion. The truth is, many marketing professionals do not know what this software can do, much less what specific companies’ versions can do. Let’s at least try to sort out the categories of software that exist. ” .
Old Habits, New Skills: Repetitive Injuries and Voice Recognition Software
APRIL 26, 2011
Many of my friends recommended the same software, something called Dragon Naturally Speaking which works on PCs. would like to say that the software has been simple to use and immediately provided a solution allowing me to keep my hands off the keyboard. While its ability to turn my spoken words into text is impressive, I have found the software to be anything but intuitive.
Teem’d: The New Collaboration Tool
AUGUST 25, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Most social media management tools make it easy for companies to broadcast their messages on multiple channels to build a large following, address company policies and monitor brand reputation. The post Teem’d: The New Collaboration Tool appeared first on SocialFish.
Using SocialCentiv Twitter Marketing Software for Lead Generation
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
SocialCentiv provides all the tools you need to find conversations on Twitter where consumers are talking about buying your product or service, respond to them with an offer, and capture new leads. The post Using SocialCentiv Twitter Marketing Software for Lead Generation appeared first on Bill Hartzer. So, how would you go about finding these types of people?
Comparing 21 social media marketing tools [Chart]
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
According to the latest research by TrustRadius, buyers of social media management tools are looking for eight core functionalities: Community management. So most social media managers’ have resorted to using 2-3 social media management tools for full feature set to match their use case. The chart below summarizes functionalities offered by 23 social media management tools.
Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer
MARCH 27, 2014
This is a new series of posts from software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Ravetree I signed a contract with an AMS. Improve Your Tradeshow Performance With The Right Apps 30 Tools Social Media Professionals Can’t Live Without If Net Neutrality is dead, what does it mean for associations?
Tools for Mobile Marketing Strategy Success
MARCH 24, 2015
Unfortunately, while mobile continues to grow in its importance as a marketing tactic, many marketers still lack the tools and knowledge to develop a sound and integrated mobile marketing strategy. Below are some tips and tools you can implement into your mobile marketing strategy in order to measure how effective it is, and improve based on your findings. and nearly $220B worldwide.
Troubleshooting Your Video Conference Tools: 4 Basic Questions To Ask
The Realtime Report
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
Troubleshooting Your Video Conference Tools: 4 Basic Questions To Ask. Video conferencing software today isn’t as difficult to use as it was ten or even five years ago. But it is inevitable that things will go wrong sometimes, even to the IT literate or those who use the software daily. You can check your software’s support page to find out specifics you’ll need.
Entrepreneurs: Software and Apps I Use
FEBRUARY 8, 2017
It’s a constant evolution, and the tools I use tend to be fluid. My approach to paying for software is much different these days. These are the tools that I use. But I’m always looking for the best possible tool that will not only help me today, but tomorrow. Website Tools. Automation Tools. It integrates with dozens of software. Still.
Twelve Digital Tools You’ll Be Using More of in 2015
DECEMBER 23, 2014
On the twelfth day of Christmas, Spin Sucks gave to you… 12 digital tools, 11 most read blog posts , 10 top communicators , nine great PR blogs , eight up and comers , seven must-listen podcasts , six communicator gifts , five communications trends , four free webinars , three strategy games , two Crazies’ secrets , and the PR win of 2014. Sococo might be my favorite tool of 2014.
25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand
MARCH 23, 2014
The good news is that there are many content marketing tools available to help you streamline the process. The team at Social Media Strategies Summit researched the marketplace of content creation, curation, promotion and distribution, and tracking/analytics tools to assemble the infographic below. Content Curation Tools. Content Creation Tools. List.ly (free/paid).
5 Ways to Use Automated Internet Marketing Software in Managing Social CRM and Sales Leads
JULY 2, 2012
Businesses are using traffic analytics and reporting tools to help in classifying their data. Through these automated analytics tools, they are able to capture information about the traffic and further analyze it in different demographic attributes such as location of the traffic and the different age groups. Classify and categorize the traffic. Assist in lead follow up.
Social Media Management Software Ranked and Rated
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 4, 2012
The hen whisperer that’s supposed to make this all actually work is social media management software. An industry that’s positively Tebow-esque in its growth rate, social media management software helps companies find, triage, respond, post, and measure on the social Web. No single social media management software does it all well, and perhaps that’s just fine. It’s easy for companies to put the burden and blame on the software (and it is liberally applied in this report). It’s just software. How prevalent is this problem?
38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews
APRIL 9, 2012
Innovation is alive and well in the development of cool free and low-cost web-based tools and apps. It’s great to find a tool that automates some little process or provides a new capability you’ve been looking for, and fun to find a tool you didn’t even know you needed. There’s an app for that—or cool web tool. Cool Social Media Tools.
Cool Social Tools: BigMarker
JUNE 24, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. BigMarker gives you all the tools to plan, conduct, record, store, and share your community’s web conferences. The post Cool Social Tools: BigMarker appeared first on SocialFish - Social Media for Associations and Nonprofits. Site: Bigmarker.com.
101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017
JANUARY 26, 2017
Want a list of tried and tested marketing technology tools and tactics you can immediately implement in your business? I’m sure you’ll pick off a couple of tips from the list below. Use a social media management tool. Social media management tools can help you streamline all your day to day activity on social media. Use Agorapulse or a similar tool to set this up.
Introducing Spider: A Super Cool Link Listening Tool
APRIL 9, 2015
The link listening technology of which I speak of is Spider , which is billed as a social listening tool. We don’t need another social listening tool. Sure, you can use hashtags and put in keywords and do all of the same stuff you do with other social media listening tools, but what I like most about Spider is it provides link listening. But the timing was off for me.
The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
MARCH 22, 2011
Here’s a list of what I use that makes me productive, from time savers to the must have tools that rock my world. It’s a nice tool but it’s not as portable as Gmail, and I stick by it. This is one of the best tools — hands down. If there is one tool I won’t be able to live without, I’d have to give this one to Dropbox. Other Tools.
Ten Apps and Tools to Make Your Strategic Planning More Productive
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
Here are 10 effective tools and apps that will boost your business strategy. This cloud-based planning software asks important questions about your business and provide you with financial statements that are simplistic, but incredibly effective. When you prepare a realistic and attainable strategic plan, you will need the right tools to help you implement it into practice.
Facebook Opens Lab for Vendors to Test Software on OCP Gear
AUGUST 31, 2016
for vendors to test their software on Open Compute Project hardware. Canonical and Red Hat deployed their most popular software packages to see if there were any compatibility challenges, and the results were what we had hoped for: Nearly every software package worked out of the box on all three components. Facebook opened up a lab in its headquarters in Menlo Park , Calif.,
The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
The social media tools landscape can be just as fascinating — and robust! Every week, people build and launch new social media tools, empowering us marketers in our day-to-day work. To give you a sense of how amazing the landscape is, here’s a graphic of some of the social media tools available: social media management, listening, analyzing, content creation and more.
Cool Social Tools: UnscriptiD
JUNE 3, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Double The Donation Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer Awesome Nonprofit Social Media Decks from #14NTC Cool Social Tools: Spin For Good Cool Social Tools: Cursor42 Cool Social Tools: EventKloud. Have fun!
Open Source Web Management and Design Tools
AUGUST 25, 2010
This list is not comprehensive, but rather provides the categories for each step of website management, as well as open source examples of tools you can use. – Image Editing Software. Gimp – Raster image editing software with support for most Photoshop-like features. - Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, and other operating systems. – Blogging Software. PHP/SQL.
Four Tools to Assess Your Audience’s Online Usage
OCTOBER 11, 2011
Last week, after we looked at the tools for online listening , I promised I would follow it up with tools to use in assessing the conversation. There are four tools you can use to begin to understand your audience’s online preferences. Fliptop is a tool that will let you upload email contacts from your computer, an email marketing platform, social media, or Salesforce.
31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010
JANUARY 24, 2011
Discover how to accomplish all of the tasks above and more using some of the coolest free and modestly priced social media and web tools released in the past year or so. Cool Social Media Tools. This tool makes unfollowing non-followers easy. free tool for finding the relative influence of any Twitter user. powerful people search tool. Other Cool Web Tools.
Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have useful tools they’d like you to know about. ———— Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community. The post Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community appeared first on SocialFish. Cool Social Tools Improve supporter retention rates. Empower local leaders or volunteers.
[Cool Social Tools] Hot Online Community Platforms for 2015
DECEMBER 18, 2014
It was our pleasure to team up with SocialFish for the 2014 Online Community Software Selection Guide — there were more than 3,000 downloads! The 2015 comprehensive Online Community Software Selection Guide is out! Cool Social Tools Industry Insider Guest post by Teri Carden and Ben Martin of Online Community Results. ————— Due diligence.