SOCIAL MEDIA CITIZENS | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2010
[Twitter] TFM&A starts tomorrow
If you can not attend but you still want to follow the event live, you can do it here: Follow me on Twitter – @iGiedrius Follow TFM&A social media mashup – [link] Follow TFM&A on Twitter – @tfma_event , #tfma Previous Entry: Brand influence vs Consumer influence – Who will win the fight? smcitizens ] — October 8th via Twitter Comments ?????? Well it’s the week of Technology For Marketing & Advertising – the event you simply can not miss if you work in Marketing or Advertising. Next Entry TOP 15 Augmented Reality Blogs SMC QUOTE “.As
CONVERSTATIONS | WEDNESDAY, MAY 7, 2014
[Twitter] A Bundle of Tracks to Fit Your Small Business Phase
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'Owning and Operating a Small Business is a journey of constant movement. In almost all cases, a small business is in one of three phases of business: Inception Phase. Growth Phase. Renewal Phase. To help small businesses continue in building a better business presence, we have designed packages, a bundle of “tracks” – with 3 Basic Level tracks and 1 Advanced Level track – for each phase. Each bundle is valued at over to $400, but can be yours for only $249 – a savings of $150. Read More ). Read More ). Read More ).
CONVERSTATIONS | THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014
[Twitter] Items on Your To Do List? Pick One
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'Overwhelm. There are plenty of small business owners and solopreneurs who work in a constant state of overwhelm. The opposite of being overwhelmed is probably not being underwhelmed. And par is not simply whelmed – in fact, whelm is a synonym of overwhelm. Finding good flow crushes overwhelm. see and hear about a lot of to-do lists. It seems these lists are a barometer of overwhelm. So much to do! My to-do list is never ending. want to make a To- don’t list, and it’s on my list of things to get done. Do that.
CONVERSTATIONS | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16, 2014
[Twitter] Completing a Jigsaw Puzzle Like SmallBizTracks
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'Completing a jigsaw puzzle can be a huge task. That’s why when someone brings one out on a snow day, they try to recruit others to join in a team effort. We can look at puzzles as a big job (could take days) or divide it up like a SmallBizTracks series of smaller projects (might take a few hours). Let’s try the latter. SmallBizTracks Way – Completing a Jigsaw Puzzle. Preparation – Find a flat surface and turn all the pieces right side up: Preparation is always an important first step. Keep What Works.
CONVERSTATIONS | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2014
[Twitter] How SmallBizTracks Works: Meetings
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'In sales training years ago, phrases like “face-to-face and belly-to-belly” were as popular as “Always Be Closing.” ” There are more possibilities now, especially for business meetings. “Face-to-face” doesn’t always include the “belly-to-belly” part anymore. At SmallBizTracks , many of our customers are looking for new customers in new regions and across borders. For us too. The technology is now available so meetings can take place in a variety of ways. Click Here!
CONVERSTATIONS | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2014
[Twitter] Accepting Bitcoin as Currency and other Friday Flutterings
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'Coinbase seems the way to go if you want to setup a merchant account to accept Bitcoin payments. This is my weekend “track” and should have more info next week. good information portal for the cryptocurrency craze is WeUseCoins. … Pitchers and Catchers have reported for most teams, a sure sign that spring is just around the corner. MLB.com updates their daily Spring Training photos , giving us a taste for warmer things to come. If you don’t have your own domain, it’s rented space. Themed Days?
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2010
[Twitter] This weeks #SocialMedia Tweetchat Topic: Fear Factor: Understanding the Value of Adding Social Media to the Mix
The twitter based chat will take place on Tuesday 02/02/2010 at noon EST. To participate follow #sm45 on your favorite Twitter client or on our live site. Fear, Uncertainty & Doubt ) is typically used by sales and marketing types to position themselves against competitors. IBM used to be renown for using this tactic and now it’s being used in a different way. Executives are turning FUD around and using it on their own organizations with regards to the use of social media. This reluctance by executives is being translated by many to simply infer that they are scared.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | SUNDAY, AUGUST 12, 2012
[Twitter] Is You Marketing a Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing?
Smart guys Tom Martin and Matt Ridings agreed on Twitter: @ jaybaer Totally – it’s a marketing campaign masquerading as humanized communication anyhow, but offer pushed it 2 far IMO cc @ techguerilla. Last week, I wrote that social media stunts can do more harm than good , because they set an expectation among the masses that they will also be treated with extraordinary kindness. But they won’t, because highly individualized “wow” moments aren’t typically scalable. Note: not everyone agreed with me on that, which is terrific. Even the CEO writes them.
JEFF ESPOSITO | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2012
[Twitter] The Matt Lauer #Fail…And the Anne Hathaway #PR win…
A 20+ year PR veteran, she was named one of Twitters’ Top 75 Badass Females and Toronto’s Top 150 Social Media Influencers. This is a guest post from Elissa Freeman. . It was the crotch shot heard around the world. By now many of us have been exposed to Anne Hathaway’s private parts. Not a great moment for any starlet. And certainly one of the lowest points in Matt Lauer’s journalistic career. In an interview ostensibly about the opening of Les Miserables , the long-time Today Show host took the opportunity to open with the question: Matt Lauer: Anne Hathaway, good morning.
JEFF ESPOSITO | MONDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2012
[Twitter] Gilda’s Club: What went wrong?
A 20+ year PR veteran, she was named one of Twitters’ Top 75 Badass Females and Toronto’s Top 150 Social Media Influencers. This is a guest post from Elissa Freeman. public outcry over the removal of Gilda Radner’s name from the iconic cancer support group has turned into a public relations and branding case study of ‘what not to do.’. When a local United States affiliate of Gilda’s Club decided to ‘freshen up’ their name in an effort to appeal to younger cancer patients, thus eliminating the ‘Gilda’ from Gilda’s Club, a social media maelstrom ensued. People were mad, shocked and sad.
JACOB MORGAN | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
[Twitter] Why You Should Get “The Collaborative Organization”
Employees who are used to using many social and collaborative platforms (such as Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook, and Google) are expecting their enterprises to offer the same types of capabilities while being able to adapt to changes in behaviors. The Collaborative Organization is the first comprehensive strategy guide to emergent (using new social and collaborative software) collaboration in the enterprise and you should read it. I also wanted to help companies that are struggling to find answers and solutions for how to make collaboration successful. Employee engagement levels at U.S.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2013
[Twitter] 3 Strategies to Make Big Content Work for Your Brand
Follow him on Twitter and Google+. You can connect with Kelsey on Twitter , G+ , or LinkedIn. You can connect with him on Twitter , LinkedIn , and Pinterest. '“Big Content”, also known as content that requires significant time and resources, is all the rage today. But how do you turn these ebooks, whitepapers, videos, webinars, Slideshares, etc., from fun, long-term content creations to powerful projects that really drive business? Cyrus Shepard is Senior Content Astonaut for Moz. How do you measure the ROI of your big content initiatives?
SOCIALNOMICS | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2013
[Twitter] How To Become An Authoritative Figure Within Your Niche
Twitter is key here, real time updates help to provide concise and informative information, complimented by a clear profile with backlinks to a well informed blog or website. People interested in your particular niche may be spread all around the internet, on blogs, on twitter even Reddit or Facebook, so don’t forget to have an online presence in places that people talk about your niche. 'When trying to become an authoritative figure within your niche, people will turn to you for information and advice. First on the scene. Quality not quantity. An authoritative niche figure.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, MAY 11, 2010
[Twitter] 4 Steps to Drive Sales with a Social FAQ | Blogging and Content.
Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 4 Steps to Drive Sales with a Social FAQ May 11th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet One of the key benefits of social media that’s not talked about nearly enough is its ability to mitigate doubt and confusion among fence-sitters. To be entertained? think not. How did I know that?
SOCIALNOMICS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 2013
[Twitter] 6 Trends in the Gadget World
It seems like everyone is on Facebook or Twitter these days. 'Technology is advancing at an alarming rate. It seems like someone thinks up something new every day, but even though that device serves a different purpose, the features remain the same. Here are a few of the latest trends in the gadget world. Bluetooth Everywhere. Image via Flickr by husin.sani. Bluetooth, originally used as a hands-free way to talk on your cell phone, is showing up in everything from cell phones to refrigerators. It has multiple purposes, ranging from file transfers to music streaming. Internet Everywhere.
INBLURBS | THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
[Twitter] How to use social media feedback to improve customer satisfaction and revenue
Tweet this on Twitter! =. Social media is two way communications. When you get the luck that your audience wants to communicate with you, you can expect their feedback. Do you listen to the feedback you get and how do you follow up with their feedback? When you miss the chance to follow up and eventually to dig deeper you miss great opportunities to learn more about your customer and the visibility you have with your target audience. great way to keep the water cooking is to ask open ended questions. This gives you a better picture how they become aware of you.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2012
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Timescapes
If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+ ! This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing. Things Every Blogger Needs to Teach Their Readers & Why it Matters – Want to grow a successful blog? You need to teach your readers a few things. Business / Career.
SOSHABLE | FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2012
[Twitter] Why Buying Facebook Likes Can Be Beneficial
Search engines love social media because they know that most people express their views without bias on social media networks such as Facebook, twitter, and etc. Each year, Google makes changes to its search algorithm up to 600 times. This is way too many times to keep up with new changes, and its affecting the ranking of every website on the World Wide Web. Although Google considers most of these changes minor, many website owners find it quite challenging to adapt to changes soon enough. And of course it will be very hard to keep up with some of those changes sometimes.
SOCIAL WAYNE | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2011
[Twitter] Day 28: People of color impacting the social web – Marcia Wade Talbert #28DaysofDiversity
Twitter: @newsgyrl. As we all know, February is Black History Month. It’s a month where we honor those who have made an impact on American culture for equal rights, those who have invented, those who have a helped others and those who have inspired everyone to be the best they can be, not only as a person of color but as a human. Last year for Black History Month, I started an online series called 28 Days Diversity where I would feature someone new everyday during the month of February for just being awesome in their own right. Website/Blog: www.BlackEnterprise.com. Magazine.
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 23, 2014
[Twitter] Stay Safe: 4 Social Media Security Tips for the Summer
Remember that your Twitter and Instagram profiles are public by default as well, unless you change the setting to “private”. 'Now that summer has officially begun, many start firing up their social media profiles: whether it’s Facebook status updates about travel plans, Instagram pictures of family vacations or Pinterest pins of exotic locations, most of us seek to update old and attract new friends through our summer social media activity. However, this uptick in posting and sharing through various profiles can also harbor serious dangers. 1. Review your privacy settings.
PROBLOGGER | SATURDAY, AUGUST 28, 2010
[Twitter] Blogosphere Trends + Storytelling
You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts) – Darren. went tandem skydiving for my birthday in June. As the small plane packed with adrenaline junkies climbed, my blood pressure did the same. The air felt thin in my lungs. The fields below grew smaller and smaller, turning into a patchwork quilt of greens and yellows. At 14,000 feet, my instructor and I shimmied to the doorway and shoved off into the nothingness. The ground flew up at us. Oh no. Oh no!” I did.
THE WAY OF THE WEB | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2010
[Twitter] Two Facebook milestones reached…
Now I know that there has been a lot of debate over the value of someone liking on Facebook, following on Twitter, or signing in via Google, but here’s the value to me. When I started creating my own blogs and websites, I always set up Facebook pages and links as an element of good practice, but that’s been about it. And a fair proportion of those people liking what I (and the rest of the OnlineRaceDriver team) do are not existing friends of mine.
CONVERSTATIONS | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2014
[Twitter] Ways to Subscribe to SmallBizTracks, ConverStations and Whistle Stops
There continues to be attempts to publish a social stream of all things we share on Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Pinterest, LinkedIn, etc. Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'The new year has brought a few new changes to how customers and readers of SmallBizTracks , ConverStations , and Whistle Stops can receive their updates. You can still subscribe with a RSS feed, using an aggregator like Feedly. One of our first changes in 2014 was to change how we deliver the RSS feed. Subscribe to the daily RSS feed. Subscribe to Whistle Stops Weekly.
PUSHING SOCIAL | FRIDAY, MAY 14, 2010
[Twitter] Why Facebook Is Breathing Easier These Days…
Next post: Mr Bezos – Amazon is Making a Big Mistake – Let’s Connect Click an icon to see what Im up to on Twitter, Facebook, or via RSS Whats Popular 10 Subtle Lies That Cripple New Bloggers Lady Gaga’s 8-Point Guide to Larger than Life Blogging 7 Ways You Can Cheat the 10,000 Hour Rule and Be a Better Blogger How to Get Your Blog Noticed and Promoted by Super Influencers 7 Fascinating Ways to Spice Up a Boring Blog Did I Say That? Share Email This Mark Zuckerberg must be sleeping easy these days. Well, he doesn’t have to live in the “capitalist closet any longer.
PUSHING SOCIAL | TUESDAY, AUGUST 24, 2010
[Twitter] #3: Fascination Power Blogging with ALARM!
Thom Reply Cancel reply Leave a Comment Previous post: My Take on “The Copywriting Scorecard for Bloggers Next post: Why You Must Write Your Boogie Man Post Let’s Connect Click an icon to see what Im up to on Twitter, Facebook, or via RSS Whats Popular 10 Subtle Lies That Cripple New Bloggers Lady Gaga’s 8-Point Guide to Larger than Life Blogging 7 Ways You Can Cheat the 10,000 Hour Rule and Be a Better Blogger How to Get Your Blog Noticed and Promoted by Super Influencers 7 Fascinating Ways to Spice Up a Boring Blog Did I Say That? by Stanford on August 24, 2010 Spread it!
CONVINCE & CONVERT | THURSDAY, JUNE 3, 2010
[Twitter] Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.
Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search What BP Can Learn from Umpire Jim Joyce June 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet We don’t ask for much, really. Im a frequent social media conference speaker , and interview social media luminaries for my Twitter 20 series of live Twitter interviews. And Tiger.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, JANUARY 23, 2012
[Twitter] Your Social Media and SEO Game Plan for 2012
Create a Twitter page and link it to your site as well. Tweet interesting, relevant links your main home page and sub-pages on Twitter. You need to publish each blog post to your Google Plus page, Facebook page, and Twitter page, over a period of time. If you follow this process, you will see some good ranking in Google and other search engines—as well as decent traffic from Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, and YouTube. This guest post is by Herman Dias of SEOsoeasy.com. It was more like a Google sniper attack on all the spam and rubbish sites. Your three-month plan.
BILL HARTZER | FRIDAY, MAY 22, 2009
[Twitter] How to Promote the Perfect Blog Post
Especially if it’s a very timely blog post with some sort of breaking news or something that you think can “go viral or get others to link to it and talk about it, maybe even on Twitter. Along with Twitter , Digg , Reddit , and other social media websites , Google’s blog search can even bring in some great traffic to your blog. Go on over to your Twitter account and tweet about it. Tell friends about it, even those who don’t use social bookmarking sites or Twitter. Did you know that Google recently updated their blog search algorithm ?
ONLINE COMMUNITY STRATEGIST | MONDAY, AUGUST 24, 2009
[Twitter] Pfizer will recruit patients through online community « Online.
It is always nice to read about companies developing online communities because for me, it validates the power they possess and the importance I just mentioned. firmly believe that we have yet to tap into the potential of online communities and see the results that a well-nurtured community with a purpose can provide. Apparently, Pfizer agrees. The pharmaceutical company is hoping to unlock the power of online communities to help it recruit more people for clinical trials,’ according to this press release. Kudos to Pfizer. Attitude is everything. And they must be able to back it up!
ONLINE COMMUNITY STRATEGIST | SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2009
[Twitter] A Conversation on the Decline of Civility
Online Community Strategist Angela Connor on Growing Successful Online Communities Home About Angela Contact Popular Speaking Media Press Tips Subscribe to feed A Conversation on the Decline of Civility September 27, 2009 in user generated content | Tags: online communities , managing online communities , news comments , comment I was one of three guests on WRAL’s new talk show, “On the Record which aired on the CBS affiliate in Raleigh this week. The topic: The Decline of Civility. So far there have been two blogs posted about it. Attitude is everything. Serious swagger!
ALEX BLOM | THURSDAY, APRIL 22, 2010
[Twitter] Free eBook: Social Media Workout
The Contents are below: Workout 1: Back to Basics Workout 2: Get Facebook Fit Workout 3: Tone up with Twitter Workout 4: Exercise Control Of Email Workout 5: Lunging into LinkedIn Workout 6: Make Movie Muscle Workout 7: Website Weightlifting Workout 8: Build a Better Blog It’s totally free so what do you have to lose? Tagged as: Blog , ebook , facebook , linkedin , social media , twitter , wordpress blog comments powered by Disqus GET UPDATES Did you know? How to Build & Sell Through a Community Part 2: Why? have a confession to make. Want a taste? WordPress Admin
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2012
[Twitter] Where Marketing Automation is Heading: SiriusDecisions Weighs In
Tell us on Twitter. As we talked to Marketing Automation experts to prepare our recent white paper 52 Secrets to Marketing Automation Success , we saw an outpouring of fascinating predictions and analyses of the industry. Some discussions were simply too good not to share in full. Case in point, Jonathan Block and Jay Famico of SiriusDecisions prepared an extensive amount of research, all very enlightening about the future of the industry. Technology. Dynamic Web sites: Dynamically aligning high-value Web site content to Web site visitors increases conversion rates. Customer behavior.
SOSHABLE | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2009
[Twitter] Are We Spamming or Sharing?
Twitter for example, has begun a shift of “What are you doing?” The point is, the way we communicate today has changed immensely from the days of e-mail or IM’ing, just take a look at Facebook and Twitter or any other Social site that you are on. You can contact her via Twitter [link]. * * *. Blast. It seems as though the Internet walls are covered in spam. No, not the food, rather the endless links that one poses on another, but what is spam? What Is Spam? common synonym for spam is unsolicited bulk e-mail (UBE). Why are we over doing it? to “What’s Happening?” Share it.
BILL HARTZER | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19, 2014
[Twitter] MyBlogGuest.com Guest Blogging Network Penalized by Google
There are other pages, such as Ann Smarty’s Twitter account, that show up instead. 'MyBlogGuest, a popular guest blogging network, has been penalized by Google. In at Tweet posted by Matt Cutts of Google last night at one o’clock in the morning, Matt posted: Today we took action on a large guest blog network. reminder about the spam risks of guest blogging: [link]. Today we took action on a large guest blog network. reminder about the spam risks of guest blogging: [link]. — Matt Cutts (@mattcutts) March 19, 2014. MyBlogGuest is not a paid network.
SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGERY | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2008
[Twitter] My Social Media Resolutions for 2009
In 2009, I’m going to move reading back up my priority list and start dedicating time each day to my Google Reader, my stack of unread books, magazines, and Twitter stream. Turn more of my virtual connections into real-life ones – Om Malik had it right – Twitter followers aren’t really friends. Following someone on Twitter or commenting on their blog doesn’t make you friends with someone. In 2009, I hope to meet face-to-face with more of the great folks I’ve meet this year on Twitter and GovLoop. Government 2.0 Good luck!
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 2013
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & World’s Cutest Frog
Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. 'This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. This Week on Kikolani. Enter to Win 1 of 3 Lifetime Memberships to ElegantThemes – Enter to win one of three lifetime memberships to ElegantThemes. Contest ends on Thursday, April 18th at 5pm MST. Blogging / Content.
SOSHABLE | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2011
[Twitter] Slogans that Stick: Why “Three. Words. Rule.”
” Now, look it up on Twitter. Comfortable. Jeans. Just do it! I’m lovin’ it. Simplicity has a role in marketing. It’s possibly the most important aspect of any message that a company wants to put out there. Some could make a good argument that being memorable is more important than being simple, but it’s a close call either way. Let’s take a look at why a proper 3-word slogan can say and do more than just about any other type. Frugal Complexity. This is not the most important aspect of a proper 3-word slogan, but it’s my favorite. Comfortable.
BILL HARTZER | THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2010
[Twitter] Search Engine Marketing Job Opening: Account Directors
Twitter: [link]. ICONSTAFF has openings for Account Directors. Account Directors are responsible for leading, managing, and leveraging a team of Account Managers and Supervisors to develop revenue and maximize profitability while maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction. In support of their clients and account teams, the Account Director develops key client relationships, develop and deliver marketing strategies and program/campaign development, and provide supporting business analysis. This role may cross multiple clients inside an industry vertical. Responsibilities. ICONSTAFF.
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2013
[Twitter] Why Manufacturers Should Use Both Email and Social Media to Reach the Professional Tradesman
By using traditional methods like trade shows, PR and direct mail along with social tools like YouTube, SlideShare, Facebook and Twitter, you can start identifying potential customers and start gathering email addresses for your database. 'Over the past several years, marketers have been focusing more of their efforts (both time and money) on social media. Especially in the manufacturing B-to-B space, social certainly has a place to help set you up as an expert in your field of expertise, but it won’t replace more traditional ways of communicating like email. Your email!
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2011
[Twitter] Stories from Smaller Nonprofits: National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel
Facebook Twitter Website Civil Right to Counsel. At this holiday season we are encourage to look beyond face value to the heart of the people who may touch our lives. directly or indirectly. Looks" of nonprofits may also be deceiving at first glance. For the first time we are opening Diva Marketing's Holiday For Small Nonprofits Series to a couple of special programs offered by larger nonprofits. These initaitives often have unique budgets and dedicated staff. much the same as smaller nonprofits. . This story is told by John Pollock who manages this unique program.
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2009
[Twitter] 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. Now don't get me wrong I love the tweet bird and have am amusingly frustrated when the Fail Whale pops into view. As for Facebook I am tickled that my 70+ year old Auntie Barbara has a page. Maybe it's because I "grew-up" in social media beginning with blogs that this funny little word packs a big punch for me. Bring Back The Blog will be a sometimes series that highlights some of the great work in the blogosphere. For your reading pleasure. snow flake time."
PUSHING SOCIAL | FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2012
[Twitter] Social Media Reading From “Resolution Week”
PS+Twitter. I love the New Year. It’s awesome to see people reevaluating their lives and making goals for the New Year. I’m cheering for you to achieve everything you set out to do and much much more. guess you can say we are the cheering team for the Ambitious Blogger. Wondering if that should be the tagline? Anyways… Here’s what we’ve talked about this week. This Week on PS. Psst…The Spectacular Blog Review is Open. quietly reopened my Spectacular Blog Review Service. Things Your Readers Need to Hear Before They’ll Read Your Blog. Social Medi
PUSHING SOCIAL | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2011
[Twitter] 5 Social Media Articles to Unwrap and Enjoy Today
PS+Twitter: 50 Posts on Engagement for Bloggers, Business, and Social Media Enthusiasts - An incredibly comprehensive encyclopedia of all things “engagement” online. I’m surprised that you are reading this! Most folks are frantically picking up last minute gifts or traveling to their Christmas destination. Thanks for checking in during the holiday bustle. This article is important for people actively building their email list (which should be everyone!). Is It Time to Abolish The Retweet Button? wonder what would happen if the retweet button didn’t exist?
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2012
[Twitter] Social TV: Social Marketing Practices That Translate Beyond Television
Social TV has brought these moments back to us in a newer and re-imagined way with some impressive statistics: According to Carri Bugbee, the #TrumpRoast hashtag was used more than 27,000 times on Twitter during the March 2011 telecast of the Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump. With its vast assortment of networks – from Discovery Channel , Animal Planet , and TLC – the company manages 70 Facebook Fan pages boasting 40 million fans, and 20 Twitter accounts with 2.4 For a network, the outreach – the blogs, photo campaigns, Twitter postings, Facebook engagement, etc.
KIKOLANI | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2012
[Twitter] Having A Mentor – Ever Considered The Possibilities?
Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. This is a guest post by Ruan Oosthuizen. When you start out as a new blogger, chances are you are very unfamiliar with the online world and what goes on behind the scenes. Even if you’ve been online for some time, as you become more involved you will discover that quite a different side to things exists than you’re aware of when you just read other people’s blogs and articles. Often at times starting as a new blogger, you have a gazillion ideas that you wish you could get out there all at once. Experience.
INBLURBS | MONDAY, JANUARY 10, 2011
[Twitter] Effective time frame for successful Inbound Marketing
Channels which could be important for you are: LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, industry related forums, video sites, industry related blogs, industry related press releases and industry related magazines. Start to promote your business in LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, industry related forums, video sites, industry related blogs, industry related press releases and industry related magazines. Tweet this on Twitter! Inbound marketing is an very effective way to lower cost per lead and to attract new customers. How every marketing strategy it is not done by themself. Monitor.
BRASS TACK THINKING | MONDAY, AUGUST 30, 2010
[Twitter] 3-Stage Goals
blog comments powered by Disqus Search Brass Tacks About the Authors Amber Naslund Amber Naslund (@ambercadabra on Twitter) is a communications and business strategist and the Director of Community for Radian6. McMahon Tamsen McMahon (@tamadear on Twitter) is a communications and branding strategist who consults, writes, and speaks in service of helping people and organizations make change happen. For a lot of us, “just missing it is tantamount to failure. How do we change that? The first is real accomplishment; the second still unknown. But we can. See how it works?
SOSHABLE | SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2011
[Twitter] Is Conde Nast Squandering Reddit’s Potential?
Sites like Facebook and Twitter have more users, but the semi-unified front that Reddit is able to muster behind various causes is in a league of its own. Twitter is the only venue that is arguably as fast at spreading news virally and it never reaches the number of pageviews that Reddit can send. How many software engineers does it take to operate a site that serves over 1 billion pageviews a month? At Reddit, the answer is (hopefully) one, at least for now. David King left last week to join Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian at Hipmunk. The Unwanted Potential. Power?
FEVER BEE | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2014
[Twitter] 31 Clever Ideas From 9 Communities
There aren't many new books, blogs, podcasts, or twitter accounts on the topic. Syndicate the Twitter/blog feeds from your members into a single place within your community. 'From the outside, you might think the community space is short of ideas. We know this isn't true. There are lots of great new ideas. Most come from communities too busy doing the work to talk about it. Here Here are 31 clever ideas from 9 of my favourite communities. Their onboarding process (and messaging) is clever. The artists receive cash.
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2012
[Twitter] Customer Relationship Management (and CRM) is Going Social
As always, we encourage you to share your favorite takeaways from the webinar on Twitter at @AwarenessInc. We live in a business world that is increasingly focused on improving customer experiences, but some companies lack the expertise and tools to make this happen. One of the best ways to create a better experience is to leverage what you know about your customers – and to do that, companies are moving towards an integration of social data with CRM systems. To get you started, I’ve highlighted key takeaways from our discussion on integrating social media and CRM strategies. Mike Lewis.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2011
[Twitter] 3 Ways to Capitalize on the Opportunity Economy
Searching for the phrase “anyone know” on Twitter unveils a bouillabaisse of inquiries, numbering as many as 1,000 per hour. Set up search queries for your company on a real-time search engine that reports Twitter and public Facebook results (at a minimum). Social media isn’t all about planned campaigns and editorial calendars. In some cases, the best way to make an impact – to win the hearts and minds of customers and prospects – is by being timely, hyper- relevant, and individualized. This is the Opportunity Economy , and social media lets you tap into it like never before.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2010
[Twitter] 7 Skill Sets for Nurturing Open Community
You’ll need some search-engine ninjas, RSS-reader Jedi masters, and Twitter superheros. You’ll learn through experimentation what kinds of content work best for your community, but no matter what, we’re all figuring out how to create bite-sized pieces of content that can be posted on Facebook and shared on Twitter. Tweet Guest post as part of the virtual book tour by Maddie Grant and Lindy Dreyer to explore concepts from their new book Open Community : a little book of big ideas for associations navigating the social web. It’s what we do. It’s central to our work.
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
[Twitter] 5 Unique Ways to Increase Your Blog Traffic
Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Linkedin are where your readers are. After creating your post, you can share a link of the post through Facebook or Twitter and then ask your friends or followers to comment. 'This is a guest contribution from SEO expert Zach Radford. Today, you don’t gain blog traffic by paying for backlinks or by swapping them like the old days. Instead, you need to focus on creating quality content that is beneficial to your visitors. We know that. But how do you do it? And do it consistently? The content should solve main problems faced by your reader.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2011
[Twitter] 6 Ways to Show You Give a Damn in a Job Interview
Assess their Twitter stream with any eye towards what kind of information they share, on both a professional and personal level. Guest post by Elizabeth Sosnow , Managing Director of BlissPR , a New York City based public relations firm. She develops and supervises strategic communications programs for major companies in professional and financial services, with a particular emphasis on the legal, consulting and insurance industries. He was an intelligent, well qualified senior candidate. And I knew we’d never offer him a job. He didn’t reference the challenges our target audience faces.
JEFF KORHAN | SUNDAY, AUGUST 1, 2010
[Twitter] High School Reunions - The Ultimate Social Meet-Up - Jeff Korhan
don't get - and Google will suggest a number of topics that are most often searched for that people don't get, which will include Twitter and Facebook, as just a couple of examples. don't get - and Google will suggest a number of topics that are most often searched for that people don't get, which will include Twitter and Facebook, as just a couple of examples. Naturally, the conversation often drifted to Facebook - who is using it and those that still refuse to embrace this social platform. What happens at social networking meet-ups?
SOSHABLE | THURSDAY, AUGUST 15, 2013
[Twitter] 7 Social Media Tips for the Aspiring Musician
Facebook and Twitter are pretty standard, but having a presence on a website like Tumblr can help you find new fans and expand your online audience further. 'There are two sides to being a musician, as you surely know. There’s the creative side — writing, recording, and performing songs — and there’s the business side that requires you to book shows, update your website, and answer emails. They’re equally important, but too often the parts of being a musician that don’t involve actually making music can get to be pretty tedious. Keep up your website.
SOSHABLE | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2012
[Twitter] Empire Avenue Goes Beyond Social Influence Measurement into the Realm of Influence Building
Between the chat feature on site, an engagement panel that pulls in the activity from most of the networks including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Flickr, and Instagram, and the ability to post directly on their Empire Avenue profiles, this new dimension of engagement makes it much easier to contact people directly. The world of social media influence has been a growing industry for years. If you haven’t been paying attention to Empire Avenue , you probably don’t realize what you’re missing. All in all, it’s the type of game that you can master in days.
TWIST IMAGE | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2012
[Twitter] Expect Big Changes At Facebook
This is where Twitter was making the most advances and now Facebook is going to have to ensure that the mobile and smartphone Facebook experience is as good (if not better) than the Web-based one. Most companies change dramatically after their initial public offering. There is a reason that Facebook is going public. And while many are speculating as to the reasons by digging through the company's SEC filing , I think Facebook is going public because it needs to now compensate those who have built it to become the impressive empire that it truly is. " Is that a bad thing? Not at all.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2012
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Share Your Best Post
Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. 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. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Content. Simple Plan for Writing a Powerful Blog Post in Less Than 2 Hours – When I started blogging 7 years ago, it used to take me 4 to 5 hours to write a post. Business / Career. Freelancing.
SIMON MAINWARING | MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2011
[Twitter] Network for Good: Providing digital and social tools for tsunami relief
You can also follow Network for Good on twitter here and Katya here for updates on the relief efforts. www.youtube.com/watch?v=hAf4507-cA0. hAf4507-cA0. SM: Hi I’m Simon Mainwaring and I’m here with Katya Andresen , who is the COO of Network For Good. She is doing a wonderful outreach on behalf of the victims of the Tsunami in Japan. Tell us about what NFG is doing in a fundraising capacity. KA: Network for Good makes it easy to give to any of the charities that are providing relief for the victims of the Japanese quake and Tsunami. Exactly where will their money go? Thanks so much.
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2014
[Twitter] 1/3 of Young People Would be Happy For Their Employer to Have Access to Their Social Media Profiles
The report, written by consultants from PwC using a survey of 10,000 workers worldwide and 500 human resources (HR) professionals, suggests personal data from Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites could be used by employers to understand what motivates their workforce, reasons why people might move jobs and to improve employee wellbeing. 'Research indicates that 92% of children under the age of two already have a digital posting about them. What does that mean for this generation and the next as they grow up? Will they care more or less about privacy?
SOCIALNOMICS | MONDAY, MAY 5, 2014
[Twitter] How to Clean Up Your Social Media Channels
Head on over to Twitter next to manage your lists. 'It’s easy to collect a lot of junk on your social media accounts, especially if you’ve jumped on every platform that’s been created. However, when it comes to spring cleaning, why not take a closer look at those photo albums from five years ago, comments that might put you in the hot seat with your boss, and start sifting through those friend lists? Start by taking a look at who has access to your information, and remember that all of these people ( depending on your settings ) are getting a front row seat to your life. Regain control.
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2013
[Twitter] Video Marketing – The Basics
Sharing online video on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and other social sites allows you to reach an almost limitless audience. 'Still terrified by the world of video marketing? Then here’s a run down of the need-to-know basics to soothe your marketing woes… Use A Reliable Hosting Service. When you are marketing your video, the last thing you want is an unreliable hosting service that ruins your efforts. Remember Your Video SEO. Video is a great SEO (search engine optimization) booster, and using sites such as YouTube can greatly aid your SEO efforts. Get Interactive.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2010
[Twitter] Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.
Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Do You Know Your Customers Enough to be a Social Media Hit? Within moments of my customer support conversation, the ThinkGeek Twitter feed was connected to my conversation with William. About 10 months ago, I connected with Jen Frazier (ThinkGeek's founder) on Twitter – [link].
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
[Twitter] How to Use Networking 3.0 to Make New Connections
Once you know the key triggers that can lead to potential new business for your clients, create a list on Twitter and set up Google Alerts for these keywords. 'The word “networking” has become laden with negative associations. It’s no wonder considering some of the tactics people use, from the time-wasting to the downright obnoxious. Yet we know there is immense value in networking. We just need to redefine it. The world has changed dramatically, and networking needs to catch up. Many people still approach networking from a, “What can you do for me?” perspective. Call it Networking 1.0.
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2012
[Twitter] 14 Ways to Promote Your Latest YouTube Video
Share It on Twitter: As usual, you want to shoot a link to your video out to all your Twitter followers. Be sure to include relevant hash tags and, if your video features a company and its product, then you definitely want to include their Twitter handle in the tweet too. This guest post is by Jenny Dean of Floppycats. If you’re like me, you put a lot of time, effort, and thought into your YouTube videos. Even if you don’t, since YouTube is the second most searched engine in the world (and owned by the #1—Google), there is good reason to make the most of each upload.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2010
[Twitter] Case Study: InvisiblePeople.tv
Basically, they empower homeless people to tell their own story via YouTube, Twitter and InvisiblePeople.tv. Each week, Horvath highlights homeless citizens stories on InvisiblePeople.tv, and high traffic sites such as YouTube, Twitter and Facebook, proving to a global audience that while they may often be ignored, they are far from invisible. The site teaches them how to sign up for email, open a Twitter account, join Facebook, create a blog and, in general, take advantage of the benefits of online social media. What started and continues as InvisiblePeople.tv Engagement.
MINDJUMPERS | FRIDAY, JULY 16, 2010
[Twitter] The Story of The World's Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook
Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex Subscribe to Blog Subscribe to Danish Newsletter TOPICS Best Practise Cases (46) Facebook (53) Linkedin (5) Marketing & Communication (104) Mindjumpers (32) Social Media (219) Social Network (128) Social Responsibility (43) Tech Development (51) Tips (25) TribeSourcing (15) Twitter (23) FLATTR MINDJUMPERS Mindjumpers © 2010 All Rights Reserved So what to expect? The book is actually really good and it’s no surprise that it has ended up on the US national bestseller lists. Is it reliable?
ENGAGE | MONDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2013
[Twitter] Best in Strategy, 2013
hop on (and off) my phone all the time, checking the weather forecast before I get dressed, reading Twitter notifications in the drive-thru at Starbucks, trolling through Facebook when I grab a quick lunch. 'The end of the year is a natural time for reflection and best-of lists— movies! albums! blog posts ?! In keeping with the season, the Contentology crew is devoting the last few days of 2013 (and the first few of the new year) to highlighting the year''s best posts for content strategists, creators and distributors. We’ll be back in earnest Jan. Here''s what’s ahead: Dec.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
[Twitter] Kleenex Creates Youtility by Predicting the Flu
You can find Gina on Twitter , LinkedIn and her blog. 'Whether you have small children, frequently travel, work in a hospital or share an office, each year presents the dreaded cold and flu season. We run from sneezing strangers, stock up on lotion to soothe overwashed, dried out hands, pop Vitamin D like it’s candy and kindly remind coworkers to please stay home when they’re sick. And we buy a lot of facial tissues. Imagine if you had an early notification that the flu is coming to your town. Kleenex is betting that you will. Do you think Kleenex wants to sell more tissue?
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2012
[Twitter] 5 Brands Successfully Using Education to Engage
2-3 curated Facebook/Twitter posts per week. The psychology behind what causes people to purchase, and the impact of social and content on that dynamic, is a massive research project (and one we’ll be tackling with The Social Habit project). But one thing we know can be effective are companies that wrap the pitch in information. It’s the spoonful of sugar that helps the medicine go down. Here are five brands that do an exceptional job of educating their audience, which then drives purchase. Whole Foods. Their community blog is unique, however. Whole Foods blog. Mint.com.
WRITTENT BLOG | FRIDAY, JULY 26, 2013
[Twitter] High-ROI Content, Streamlining Processes, and Other Content Marketing News
Whether your goals in the week to come include better targeted follower acquisition on Twitter, or finally delving into Google+ groups, best practices are almost certainly addressed in this read. 'Big data stole the spotlight this week in the marketing realm, as a recent study revealed that companies plan to dramatically increase their spending on analytics in the years to come. However, regardless of how many resources your business puts towards analyzing metrics, the intelligence can’t repair a broken strategy. B2B Content Marketing Report – Need to Focus on the Basics.
WRITTENT BLOG | TUESDAY, JUNE 4, 2013
[Twitter] 17 Ways to Succeed in Viral Content Marketing
Virgin Airlines offered 1000 tickets at $9 several years ago – expensive, but they gained over 16k Twitter followers from the experiment. 'Every marketer’s dream is to create a piece of viral content. Old Spice, Smart Water, and BlendTec are just a few examples of companies with campaigns that have received million of shares, and some serious brand advocates. While there’s no reliable formula for virality, there are some tried-and-true tactics to increase the appeal of your next campaign. Image Credit: Voltier Digital /ProBlogger. Inspire the Right Emotions. recent study by Frac.tl
WRITTENT BLOG | MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013
[Twitter] 8 Compelling Reasons to Use Google Authorship
While it’s challenging to develop an accurate gauge of engagement on Google+, studies indicate that user engagement with the platform is weak, especially compared with social media giants Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter. 'While Google’s Authorship markup has been available to content creators since June 2011, adoption rates remain low. Search experts have long speculated that Google authorship will become an increasingly vital component of SEO. In a recent interview, Google’s Matt Cutts stated : “Reputation will matter more and more as we move forward. Authorship Creates Trust.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2012
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Last of the Great Unknown
Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. 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. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing. How To Connect with These 6 Influential Bloggers – While everyone is different, bloggers in the same niche have similar end goals. Here it is! Find out how to get more subscribers here!
ARI HERZOG | WEDNESDAY, MAY 7, 2014
[Twitter] My Story About Living My Life
Maybe they wanted help understanding Twitter or building a Facebook page or designing a blog or starting on LinkedIn. 'A picture by Joshua Becker and a tweet by Kim Garst work together to tell a story. This is a short story about a man and a job. It’s about saying goodbye to cubicles and commutes and saying hello to living your own life. Before I share it, I want to say this blog post is about me. It’s my story. You will probably identify with it. This could be anyone’s story. It’s about dreams , failures and faith , obstacles and picking yourself up to carry on.
KIKOLANI | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2012
[Twitter] Binging Relevant Search Back
Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. This is a guest post by Jeet Banerjee. Which search engine do you use for finding information, products, or services? For most of us, that answer is Google. Google has been the top search engine for the last few years and has essentially dominated the world of search. While most of us have believed that Google is the best search engine, Microsoft’s search engine Bing has something to say about it. Bing is loud, proud, and openly challenging users to see first hand why they are better than Google. The Algorithm Changes.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2011
[Twitter] Caption Contest: Win the ProBlogger Library of eBooks!
This morning on Twitter (follow me @Problogger ) we were sharing our most embarrassing moments as bloggers and I shared the above picture which appeared in newspapers across Australia. When I shared it earlier today on Twitter the captions for it started coming in thick and fast, so I thought perhaps it’d be fun to open it up. Okay, time for a little light-hearted fun. Caption Contest! When the article came out five years ago, it was one of my first. But the photo became the focus of the piece, and generated quite a few laughs. What would you caption that picture?
SPIN SUCKS | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
[Twitter] Why scale the paywall? | Spin Sucks
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 Sep 14 2010 Why Scale the Paywall? TrackBack URL Leave a comment Latest Popular Tags Twitter What Bristol Palin Can Teach Us About Personal Branding The American Dream: Growing a Business Top Five Stories for Week Ending Sept. Twitter Handles: My Name or a Nickname?
JEFF ESPOSITO | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
[Twitter] Five for Friday – Mailed in Edition
Facebook Teams Up With Twitter; Danger for Google+? This was a fast but good week, and I got back in from Chicago in the wee hours of the morning today. While out there I had the pleasure of getting together with some really good friends while also presenting at the Word of Mouth Association’s part of Chicago’s Social Media Week. So thanks to Gini Dietrich, Rebecca Denison and Daniel Agee for the good times. Hope your week was just as good. Here’s this week’s edition of Five for Friday, sans descriptions this week (sorry!). Basic SEO for Facebook Fan Pages.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2014
[Twitter] Online Marketing: Why Email is a Richer Cousin to Social Media
Again, this applies to the two most popular platforms, Twitter and Facebook. Thanks to the deluge of people your fans follow on Twitter, your tweet gets lost before it’s noticed. You can find him on Facebook , Twitter , and G+. . 'This is a guest contribution from Mike Swan of Markupcloud Ltd. Let’s put it without masking – email marketing is facing challenges unbridled; not in terms of its effectiveness as an online marketing endeavor, but in a way it is being adopted and used. Emails are still much more effective than any social media platform.
SOSHABLE | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2011
[Twitter] Digg Newsroom Beta May Just Be Enough To Regain Relevance
Newsrooms analyzes “social signals” from Facebook and Twitter to help surface content. Over the last year since the launch of version 4, Digg has faced challenges in regaining its relevance in social media. Traffic is down. Users are less active. It has seemed at times as if Digg may go the way of MySpace, Propeller, and Yahoo Buzz – social sites that were once big news but failed to adapt to a changing social sphere. Today, they launched Digg Newsrooms in limited beta. ” Here’s a sneak peek; click to enlarge. His praise comes with a caveat.
GAURAVONOMICS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 2010
[Twitter] The Difference Between Communities, Social Networks and Social.
Gauravonomics Blog For Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists How To Organize and Energize Your Evangelists Blog Speaking Writing Bio Media Subscribe Slideshare Twitter LinkedIn Facebook IdeaSliver Labs Tumblr « afaqs! Follow the blog on RSS , Twitter or Facebook and youll never miss a post again! link] This comment was originally posted on Twitter blog comments powered by Disqus « afaqs! Call me at +91-9999856940, email me at email@example.com or connect with me on Facebook , Linkedin , Twitter , Slideshare , or Tumblr. Communities are: 1.
GAURAVONOMICS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 12, 2010
[Twitter] Announcing the 2010 World Summit Youth Awards Winners.
Gauravonomics Blog For Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists How To Organize and Energize Your Evangelists Blog Speaking Writing Bio Media Subscribe Slideshare Twitter LinkedIn Facebook IdeaSliver Labs Tumblr « Audience Matters Story on Women and Social Networking in India Guardian Activate Summit 2010 Highlights: My Talk on the Crisis of Caring » Announcing the 2010 World Summit Youth Awards Winners Welcome to the Gauravonomics Blog for Marketers, Entrepreneurs and Activists ! Follow the blog on RSS , Twitter or Facebook and youll never miss a post again! Lets talk.
FEVER BEE | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2013
[Twitter] Motivation, Opportunity, Ability
twitter-length tip based upon what members are working on during that particular day. Knowledge communities commonly use the Motivation, Opportunity, Ability (MOA) model for their community efforts. If you have a community that isn't sharing the quantity and quality of knowledge you need, it's a problem with one or more of these three elements. Each can be dissected. Motivation. The most common problem is motivation. Members simply don't feel like sharing information. It's easier to use prizes/gamification, but this does more harm in the long run.
KIKOLANI | TUESDAY, MARCH 16, 2010
[Twitter] Social Media for Non-Profit Organizations
It is also integrated with Twitter, blogs, Flickr and other networks. Twitter. The biggest mistake people often make when using Twitter is to view it as an avenue to “push their message out. Due to the nature of twitter, this will not generate results and it will just make you look spammy. Twitter is a portal to starting two-way conversations. 2010 Social Media Wishlist – New Features for Facebook, StumbleUpon, & Twitter. This is a guest post by Forest Whaling. YouTube. An increased uploading capacity. Facebook. Facebook Pages.
BRASS TACK THINKING | TUESDAY, JULY 13, 2010
[Twitter] Clique, Clique…BOOM
kristinglasbergen This is something I'm starting to notice on Twitter. We can, for example, be trying desperately to be “cool enough to have our writing included in a top popular blog, and frustrated we can't get a “yes all while ignoring the people on twitter who follow us on twitter and ask direct questions. link] Tamsen McMahon (@tamadear) I hear you: I often refer to SM (particularly my Twitter and RSS feeds) as an “idea engine. Don’t think so? Look around you. Look at whose blogs you read. Whose attention you want. BINGO.
FIREBELLY | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2011
[Twitter] Facebook Changes — A Different Perspective
don’t know what additional things I’m getting done with those extra 20-ish minutes in my day, but I’m sure it’s an effective use of my time — or it may be used to browse Twitter. Facebook users have been very vocal about how much they hate all the changes. Well, let’s drop a truth bomb. There are more to come — and soon — and there will always be changes. Technology is not cyclical, so it constantly updates and adapts to user needs. Users argue Facebook is doing everything but adapting to their needs, but that is the intention. Newsfeed. now do neither.
KIKOLANI | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2012
[Twitter] ElegantThemes Review – Preview 75+ Elegant Premium WordPress Themes on One Page
Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. A few weeks ago, I wrote about what premium themes people chose to buy after reading my comparison post on Thesis vs. Genesis. mentioned ElegantThemes as a good alternative for those looking for lots of design options at a lower price than StudioPress , and it has received almost as many purchases (if not more) than Thesis. So I decided to do a review of just ElegantThemes for those who want to learn more about their premium WordPress designs. ElegantThemes Pricing. You can choose from the following pricing levels. Navigation.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2011
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Wonderful World
Answers to 31 Social Media Questions You’re Too Shy to Ask – Learn the answers to 31 social media questions you were too embarrassed to ask on Google+, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. 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. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing. 10 Common Business Blogging Saboteurs and How To Overcome Them.
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2011
[Twitter] Will Retailers be Social This Black Friday?
For those retailers with the greatest numbers of Facebook fans and Twitter followers, they already have a leg up on the competition by actively engaging consumers, allowing retailers to share details regarding sales, special offers, and early opening times. For those retailers who don’t quite get it when it comes to how to use social media to propel more sales, here are some tips: Utilize social media from start to finish – There are a variety of social networking sites out there for retailers along with Facebook and Twitter. eMarketer recently reported that U.S.
JEFF ESPOSITO | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2013
[Twitter] Community ROI, wrong numbers and Chubby Checker
in case you missed it, Burger King’s Twitter account got hacked this week and was turned into a pro Golden Arches account. After a week hiatus due to being sick, Five for Friday comes back with some goodies for your reading pleasure. Hopefully you had a great week; mine flew by and had a great onboarding a new team at Vistaprint. ve got some great weekend plans that are of the super secret variety now let’s hope this snow does not impact it. Hope you’ve got a good weekend planned and catch you on Monday. What Do You REALLY Expect Burger King To Do? If not I am not judging.
ABSOLUTE PA | MONDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2010
[Twitter] A Virtual Assistant’s Eleven Secrets to Inbox Heaven
Or set up a rule so all your Twitter/Facebook/LinkedIn notifications are redirected to separate folders for checking later. image: flickr.com/Tim Morgan. Finding it difficult to keep your email inbox under control? Here are eleven of the best productivity tips for managing your emails. Schedule time to tackle your inbox daily and group all your email tasks together: reading, responding, actioning, filing, deleting. Once or twice in the morning and again in the afternoon. Action your emails immediately to keep your inbox at zero or as clear as possible. queries.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2010
[Twitter] Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.
Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search You’re Pissed Off at the Wrong Guy August 4th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Of course it’s upsetting when a customer slams you via tweet, status message, blog comment or humorous video. If you'd like another example search @thedoubleshot on twitter. link].
ARI HERZOG | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2012
[Twitter] Introducing Stephen Tiano: Monday Muse #2
Twitter, for instance, was—I thought—about telling people what I had eaten for lunch. stayed away until it occurred to me — sometime after tweeting became famous for the guy who announced his arrest in Iran —- that Twitter was a live opportunity to engage with people, particularly those in publishing and making books (from writers to editors to designers and artists), to learn and exchange ideas about these things that interested me so much. introduced Mitch Joel last week and debuted the Monday Muse column. Here is Stephen for the second week. My influences vary. Muses
ARI HERZOG | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2011
[Twitter] Slapped! Facebook Blocks Me For 14 Days
LinkedIn MySpace Facebook Twitter Time. I am seeking re-election to the Newburyport city council and actively sending Facebook messages to people who live in my town to 1) introduce myself and 2) inquire if they would like to be my friend. Yesterday I sent nearly 80 friend requests over the course of the day and over two thirds responded positively to being friends. Today is a different story. When I wrote about the block on my wall, I received a harder slap and a 14-day block which you can see in the screenshot above. don’t know what will happen if you send me a friend request.
ARI HERZOG | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2010
[Twitter] Satisfying Saturday: 10 Blog Articles You Might Like Today
Is Twitter a waste of time? When I really enjoy reading a blog article and want to share it with other people, I add it to google.com/reader/shared/ariherzog. don’t add everything to this reverse chronological list. It has to meet certain criteria to enable me to return to the article time and time again. Here is a list of 10 blog articles I recently shared: 1. Some say it is unethical for employers to use online personal data against job applicants. danah boyd is one of those people, applauding a proposed German law to prohibit employers from using Facebook data. movement new ?
GAURAVONOMICS | MONDAY, JANUARY 3, 2011
[Twitter] From Hanmer MSL Social Konnect: 360 Degree Marketing Redux
People opt-in to vote for and promote their favorite projects and receive updates on Facebook, Twitter and other social networks, apart from the website. Pepsi Refresh content is created by celebrity ambassadors, contestants, and supporters on Facebook, Twitter and other social networks, apart from the website. If you would like to interview me for a story or invite me to speak at a conference , please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org , call me at +91-9999856940, or connect with me on Twitter. Part 1: 360 Degree Marketing Redux. Shift #1. Shift #2. Shift #3. Shift #4.
SOSHABLE | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2012
[Twitter] The Social Media Spellbook: Become A Social Media Marketing Wizard
Are you falling flat on Facebook, tanking on Twitter, and blogging for an audience of one? Are you interested in revving up your social media presence ? Check out the new comprehensive guide to becoming the king of your social media kingdom. With Wikimotive Social Media Spellbook For Marketing Wizards, you’ll be making the magic happen in no time. Our ebook is broken up into five easy to swallow chapters: How Do You Measure Up?–In In this section we cover how to analyze the competition. In this section, we explain how to produce superior content across all platforms.
SOSHABLE | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
[Twitter] Write for Soshable (because it’s about the people)
We will still be posting tips, analysis, infographics, and commentary, but there are plenty of blogs out there who hang on every move that Facebook or Twitter make. Things are changing at Soshable. For nearly 4 years, we’ve tried to bring the latest news, deep analysis, tips, and features about what’s happening in the world of social media. It’s been a labor of love – we only maintain enough advertising to keep the lights on and the bills paid – but we’ve had some wonderful success considering that it’s a (very) part-time gig for all of us.