CITIZEN MARKETER 2.1 | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2009
[Twitter] Experts in the Industry: Patrick Moran (19 of 45)
Upon first meeting Patrick, I liked him immediately, mainly because he and I have a similar sense of humor (check out his Twitter stream to see what I'm talking about). While Patrick is self-admittedly not a prolific blogger, he's a madman on Facebook and Twitter and can throw down a blog comment like nobodies business. Patrick Moran , CMO of Mzinga, is not only a friend, he's my former manager (for a couple of months anyway). If you had $10 million to invest in one company and one company only based on their use of “social,” which company would it be and why? Barack Obama.
PROBLOGGER | MONDAY, AUGUST 26, 2013
[Twitter] Your Ultimate Guide to Creating Amazing Content that Draws Readers Into Your Blog
Writing takes a lot of focus and energy, so try using the Pomodoro technique or similar to write in short bursts … and don’t check Twitter / Facebook / your email until the time is up. These are some basics that you can do for every post: Link to your post on Twitter. Don’t email the top five bloggers in your niche for this – choose people who you already have a relationship with (perhaps through Twitter or commenting on one another’s blogs). This is a guest contribution from Ali Luke. Does your blog lack something? It feels like no-one’s reading. Think about it.
GAURAVONOMICS | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011
[Twitter] CNN Story on Online Dating and Online Matrimony in India
Please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org , call me at +91-9999856940, or connect with me on Twitter. I was recently quoted in a CNN story on online dating and online matrimony in India. said that I don’t see a dating site working in India, as Indian women are unlikely to post their profiles to it, given India’s rather conservative social context. Earlier, I had made similar comments in a NYT story on online dating in India. Here is the full text of the CNN story: Can India be persuaded to date online? By Catriona Davies for CNN. Their move into India was almost accidental.
SOCIAL WAYNE | SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2012
[Twitter] Day 4: People of color impacting the social web – Brett Anitra Gilbert, Ph.D. – #29DaysofDiversity
Twitter: @profgilbert. 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. For the past two years 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: [link].
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2010
[Twitter] Stories From Smaller Nonprofits: Citizen Effect
Website Facebook Twitter YouTube Tis the season to be jolly. Even though there might be a few less presents this year, the holidays are still filled with joy for most of us. However, for many others. not so much. As the days of December move closer to the end of 2010, the nonprofit world reaches out to ask for your help with the wish that a last minute tax deduction will result in a few more donations. . As a way to give back, Diva Marketing is once again highlighting smaller nonprofits. Through out December lesser known charities will be telling their stories.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2014
[Twitter] Advanced Social Media Lessons from the Best in the NBA
Then Shaq joined Twitter , and social exploded for the NBA. Tweetable Moments I don’t think I saw social media coming. Jeramie Tweet This. Constant Evolution. Many of our guests have been working in social at their respective companies for a few years. Occasionally, we have a guest who is new to his/her brand, and we get a peek at the first 100 days in a position like this. Today, we have the opposite: Jeramie McPeek has been in charge of the Phoenix Suns ‘ digital presence for 23 years. via Phoenix Suns Facebook. “It really is incredible how fast things have changed.”
PUSHING SOCIAL | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2010
[Twitter] 10 Lies That Cripple New Bloggers
Comments are scarce and retweets require hours of pleading on Twitter. also try to be personal, offer great content, and promote it in comments on other blogs, linkedin, twitter, etc. I see continual, SLOW improvement but would love to take it to the next level and I'm genuinely not sure if I'm missing the boat or if I'm doing it wrong. Home About Pushing Social #FF Gratitude Journal 4 My Tweeps Archives Contact Subscribe Pushing Social 10 Subtle Lies That Cripple New Bloggers by Stanford on September 2, 2010 Spread it! You spend days scouring the web for answers.
JACOB MORGAN | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2014
[Twitter] Is “Privacy and Security” Really Dead?
This whole series on privacy and security was inspired by the movie “Terms and Conditions may Apply” which provides a fascinating look at how organizations such as Google, Amazon, Twitter, or Facebook are collecting, and using information that users may or may not be aware that they are giving away. Click Here to Subscribe via iTunes. Click Here to Subscribe via RSS Feed (non-iTunes feed). link]. The one stat you need to know. 86% of internet users have tried to use the internet in ways to minimize the visibility of their digital footprints. – Pew Research.
LAUREL PAPWORTH | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2010
[Twitter] BBC says Use Social Media – or Leave
Peter Horrocks: backing Facebook and Twitter. BBC tells journalists to use social media as a primary source. Or Leave. This article is well worth reading in it’s entirety – and one wonders how far behind News Australia and Fairfax are in making similar statements. Quite far off, I imagine. BBC journalists must keep up with technological change – or leave, the director of BBC Global News Peter Horrocks says. Photograph: Martin Godwin. He said it was important for editorial staff to make better use of social media and become more collaborative in producing stories.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2012
[Twitter] Build Your List Before You Launch, Using Launchrock
If they were going to launch a new product using Launchrock, they should prioritize Twitter and Facebook, but LinkedIn is not as high of a priority: Custom messages. Here’s the Twitter sharing options box: Remember that each social network has different triggers that work to incentivize people to share. Twitter updates are shorter and therefore require a short call to action, like “Join me!” ” Facebook users have more personal connections than Twitter, so the message must appeal to a friend and establish trust. If so, this post is for you.
UNSPOKEN | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
[Twitter] Where Influence Measurement Tools are Stymied
Kred assigns a community to a user based only on data found in the user's twitter profile. Kred also looks at who you’re talking to or engaging with on Twitter, which can be a bit trickier. But just because you engage with people on Twitter who blog about motherhood, you are put into this community by default. It can also be helpful to look into the activity breakdown to determine if a person is spending more time on Twitter, Facebook or Google+. This post was written and published on Huffington Post. So What DO They Measure? WHAT’S A MARKETER TO DO?
SOCIAL WAYNE | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2011
[Twitter] Day 25: People of color impacting the social web – Kalimah Priforce #28DaysofDiversity
For day 25 , I would like to introduce to some and present to others: Kalimah Priforce Twitter: @kapriforce Website/Blog: careersters.com Bio Kalimah Priforce discovered his calling to “transform children’s lives after his 18 year old younger brother was shot and killed right behind their old elementary school in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, New York. As we all know, February is Black History Month. Even though it’s black history month, the goal for 28 Days of Diversity is to feature not just African-Americans but other minorities in the web/tech space.
JUSTIN LEVY | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2009
[Twitter] Chasing the Human Web
You can connect with AJ on Twitter and Tumblr. They want me to tell them that they can hop on Twitter and in a Midas minute, they’re every tweet shall deliver gold. hear people say it all the time while speaking about social web technology, “these are just tools , and they are right. Twitter, Inc is just a pile of servers and a repository of complex code, but Twitter is useless save the people that embrace and uphold it. If you embrace the web or twitter or facebook it can help you reach your goals…personal and professional. Craving.
CHRIS BROGAN | TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2011
[Twitter] Can You Say It In One Short Sentence?
“Follow your interests is Twitter’s simple buyer’s sentence. With Twitter, I’ll be in the know. I woke from a perfectly good sleep with this sentence in my head: “Host your own TV show.. It wasn’t a goal of mine, I don’t think, so I thought about the sentence a bit more. It might be a great way to attract talent to The Pulse Network , so maybe that’s why it snuck in there. But as a marketer and seller, I looked at the sentence a little longer. Say It In One Short Sentence. The Buyer’s Perspective. Go ahead.
SPIN SUCKS | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2010
[Twitter] Seven Things I Learned from Tony Hsieh | 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 08 2010 Seven Things I Learned from Tony Hsieh By Gini Dietrich | Email | Print | 36 Comments | On Friday morning, the Entrepreneurs’ Organization hosted Tony Hsieh , the CEO of Zappos and author of “Delivering Happiness. Tony is not a great speaker. billion.
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2013
[Twitter] Thank You Wayne Hurlbert
Wayne also kindly contributed his thoughts about ethics to Social Media GPS an eBook I wrote based on 40 Twitter interviews. My mind is still a jumble of thoughts. My heart wounded and broken. I''ve written this post a dozen times in my head but nothing seemed quite right. So, I decided to go in a direction that he would have liked. To tell the story in a way that will help others understand what matters in this world we call social media. . Last week when I was walking Max I popped into email and a message from Marianne Richmond almost caused me to drop my iphone (again!). In my world.
ENGAGING BRAND | SUNDAY, JANUARY 9, 2011
[Twitter] Show 317 - Is advertising still effective
If you have feedback for me on the show or topics that you would like me to cover then e-mail me at email@example.com or join me on twitter. Show 317 of The Engaging Brand leadership and marketing podcast is ready just for you. To subscribe or listen for free , you don't need to download anything and all explained at the end of the post. We talk about. Is advertising still effective? How advertising creates emotion not attention. Are there nuances between industries on what creates emotion? How creativity is about the design as much as the message. Dan Hill of Sensory.
NOWSOURCING | THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012
[Twitter] Will We See You At SXSW?
Here is a video for those of you who have not yet had the pleasure of experiencing SXSW, and we’ll be sure to post plenty of photos from the event on our Twitter and Facebook pages. NowSourcing President, Brian Wallace, and Social Media Strategist, Jay Vasse, will be attending this year’s South By Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. The exciting event that is often the launch of new companies, technologies, and entertainment takes place March 9-18, with the interactive festival being March 9-13. We will also be wearing (and giving away!) We hope to see you there!
ENGAGING BRAND | MONDAY, AUGUST 6, 2012
[Twitter] Podcast 395 - Storytelling in a Digital Age
love to hear your thoughts so email me, firstname.lastname@example.org , join me on twitter or join me on to discuss it on Google+. This week's The Engaging Brand podcast covering social media , business ideas and brand marketing tips , is ready to download. Jonah Sachs, story expert, filmmakter and co-founder of Free Range Studios , whose stories have taken top honors three times at the South by Southwest Film Festival joins Anna Farmery for this weeks Engaging Brand podcast. How to get heard and how to contribute to a better society. The role of the hero's story in marketing.
ALMOST SAVVY | THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 2008
[Twitter] If I ignore bad publicity, does that mean it isn't there?
Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search If I ignore bad publicity, does that mean it isn’t there? Related articles which may interest you: How Not to Use Twitter for Business (FroYo Edition) Helping Kids Stay Safe Online. Uh-oh!
ALMOST SAVVY | THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 2008
[Twitter] If I ignore bad publicity, does that mean it isn't there?
Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search If I ignore bad publicity, does that mean it isn’t there? Related articles which may interest you: How Not to Use Twitter for Business (FroYo Edition) Helping Kids Stay Safe Online. Uh-oh!
ALMOST SAVVY | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2009
[Twitter] What Would You Ask a Blogger?
Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search What Would You Ask a Blogger? You might also be interested in these: 13 Signs That You’re At a Tech Conference How Not to Use Twitter for Business (FroYo Edition) LinkedIn-apalooza! You bet!
ALMOST SAVVY | SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2009
[Twitter] Creating Evangelists: Social Media the Cirque du Soleil Way
twitter organize spam Students technology trust Twitter Proud to be featured on Social Media Informer The what and why How can I help you leverage social media and networking for your business or career? With six completely different Cirque shows in Las Vegas, choosing just one proved a daunting task, but I eventually selected LOVE. It is hard to imagine any theatrical experience topping the feast for the senses that is LOVE, Cirque’s tribute to The Beatles. It’s as if LOVE? This strategy was definitely in play here. Yes, absolutely. Absolutely not. You bet.
ALMOST SAVVY | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2009
[Twitter] LeWeb Bingo!
Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search LeWeb Bingo! Posted by Irene Koehler in Blogging , Business , Facebook , Networking , Social Media , Tips , Twitter on December 8, 2009 | one response Here in Paris, the excitement about LeWeb is palpable.
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2013
[Twitter] The New Writer’s Guide to Evaluating Websites for Guest Posting Opportunities
Instead, focus on blogs with small and medium levels of influence (Twitter followers, blog subscribers, likes, +’s and so on). For instance, it should have an active Facebook page with a decent number of Likes, and the owner should have a respectable number of Followers on Twitter and/or G+, and/or have an active LinkedIn profile. But, in practical terms, all you’ll have to do is this: Enter the website name +Facebook/Twitter/G+/LinkedIn to check social signals. This guest post is by Traian of Pitstop Media Inc. Evaluating guest posting opportunities. Integrity checklist.
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2012
[Twitter] Some Companies Finding the Energy to Use Social Media
During 2010, the report noted that 120 of the 287 businesses in its index participated to some degree in social media, using venues like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, with only 60 companies putting forth resources for the mission. In an ironic twist this summer, a number of utility companies took to their Twitter and Facebook pages, asking customers to conserve energy during a series of heatwaves. While some lines of business have taken social media and run with it, others have found themselves suffering a power shortage. Photo credit: powertochoose.org.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2015
[Twitter] Why You Should NOT Start a Travel Blog
You need to build your audience on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube (if you make videos), Vimeo (if you make really good videos), Google+, Pinterest, StumbleUpon…have I missed any? You can follow our journey on our website , Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , and YouTube. This is a guest contribution from travel blogger Chris Appleford. From the moment we made the decision to sell everything we own and travel the world indefinitely, we wanted to have our own travel blog. Well guess what? It turns out it’s not that easy. But we all know that’s a load of garbage, right? Effort.
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014
[Twitter] Finding Readers Week: Corinne Talks Commenting, Engagement, and Are Forums Right For Your Blog?
Call me an idiot, but during my first year of blogging I went against one of the most common blogging tips: I didn’t use Twitter to promote my blog. Since starting a Twitter account in January, I’ve been asked the same question multiple times - How do you get so many comments? . Twitter is great for getting traffic to your blog, yet I find it’s not so fantastic at encouraging engagement. Those that engage with me on Twitter tend to only do so there rather than on my site. find Twitter too fast paced and comments on blogs restrictive. Planning is key! Genera
FEVER BEE | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2014
[Twitter] Should Newspapers Close Down Their Comment Sections?
However, in the past few months we've seen several news sites closing their comment sections citing poor quality of discussion and rise in popularity of Facebook/Twitter. Let's assume the cost of moderation/a community person is $60k with a further $40k in platform and miscellaneous costs per year. That's a total of $100k per year. Let's assume the typical online newspaper advertising rates are $15 CPM (cost per 1000 impressions). Every time impression is therefore worth $0.015 (more specialized sectors can charge more).
SOCIALFISH | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
[Twitter] Humanize in Action: great social media is possible even in a regulated industry
Wendy: Regulations limit how much info can be provided on Facebook and Twitter. Can a bank be a social business? The answer is yes. Hear how TD Bank does it in this great BlogWell video. Some good notes from the session are below, but there’s a ton more great information in the video. Must watch. TD Bank Group: Becoming a Social Business: Connecting TD Customers & Employees — presented by Wendy Arnott from SocialMedia.org on Vimeo. Below is live coverage of this session by Merrill Richmond: — Wendy says the words “social” and “bank” are not usually paired. Tweet them!
FRESHNETWORKS | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2010
[Twitter] Niche communities and the future of social media in financial services
The Young and Free Alberta community uses blogs, forums, YouTube , Twitter and Facebook to encourage discussion. A few weeks ago we held a senior executive round table event in order to debate the future role of social media in financial services. One of the key topics that we discussed was the rise of niche online communities and how this will impact financial services brands in the future. The current situation. Over the last few years there has been a rise in financial services communities that are on the long tail. What does the future hold? decrease in corporate communities.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, APRIL 14, 2015
[Twitter] Tips for Creating Your First eCourse
Chat with her on Twitter @veggie_mama or be entertained on Facebook. There’s a reason you’re seeing an influx of ecourses in the blogosphere of late – it’s a fantastic way to share to a higher (and sometimes more concentrated) degree your talents and knowledge. If you have a niche blog, then there’s a good chance you can come up with an in-depth and useful course that will be helpful for your readers and profitable for you. If an ecourse is something that’s been on your mind, then read ahead. The Overview. How engaged have people been with it?
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2011
[Twitter] What’s Changing With Social Media?
Businesses focus on the BIG 5 - Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and blogs are where people spend most of their efforts. Businesses are getting more comfortable with social media and are continuing to integrate it into their overall marketing programs. recently read an article in Social Media Examiner, 8 Social Media Trends Impacting Businesses that I thought made some good points. The article highlighted a recent study done by SmartBrief and Summus Limited to over 6,000 readers across a variety of industries. They know the company, its products/services better than anyone.
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2014
[Twitter] Retirement Planners Know How to Be Social
With more and more 50+ users joining sites like Facebook and Twitter, social media is quickly becoming an effective tool for spreading the word about retirement options. More and more soon-to-be retirees are joining social media sites and as a result, retirement planners are taking the social route when it comes to marketing. Whether it’s keeping audiences informed or offering services, social media is the new retirement frontier. Here are just a few ways retirement planners are using social media to successfully market their services: Spreading the Word About Retirement Planning.
NET-SAVVY EXECUTIVE | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2010
[Twitter] New Dashboards Blend Analytics Sources
Also available as a Twitter list.). So if you want to see the correlation of Twitter followers and website visitors, you can. Too much information. And increasingly, too many disparate sources of data, many with their own analytical tools. So it's interesting to see a new crop of startups offering tools that pull analytics data from multiple sources into a single dashboard for analysis and reporting. This is one of those posts that started as a more detailed look at a few tools, but as I was looking around, more platforms kept popping up on the radar. Leftronic. Metricly.
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010
[Twitter] The Top 10 Ways Social Media Confuses You
Google, Yahoo, Bing Say Twitter is Stupid. Some of us are tasked everyday with telling people how great social media is and how transformational it can be. Do you want to know why it can be so tough for us to sell someone on it? All someone has to do is a common search on some common perceptions of social media and you get the following. 10 Ways Social Media Is Changing Our Lives. Why Social Media is a Waste of Time for Most Local Businesses. Social Media can be a game changer. Who owns social media? Who cares? 15 reasons to love social media. Why I hate social media. marc meyer
CONVERSTATIONS | TUESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2011
[Twitter] A Ridiculous Beginning
They thought Twitter was a joke. Follow me on Twitter or Facebook or on SansoneSpot. “All great ideas and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. – Albert Camus. They thought Disney was nuts. That Beatrix Potter was beside herself. They thought Columbus was drunk. If they tell you “That’s ridiculous! – just smile and say, “I was hoping you would say that.. Ridiculous Beginning is a post from: ConverStations. You just finished reading A Ridiculous Beginning ! Consider leaving a comment! Quotes n Notes
ARI HERZOG | THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2012
[Twitter] Credit Cards and Social Media: Successes
Not to mention, they also had the two most followed Twitter accounts within the sector. This blog post is written by Michael Dolen. Depending on the source referenced, the financial services industry takes second or third place when it comes to online ad spending in the US (as you can probably guess, the retail industry always takes the numero uno). Not surprisingly, many companies in the financial services industry are forking over a chunk of that change to their social media budgets. But what works and what fails? First, let’s go over three major successes…. No wonder it’s so popular.
ARI HERZOG | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2010
[Twitter] Got Community? 5 Ways To Foster It On Your Blog
Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube are a few of the big boys for community building. We have all known the long loneliness, and we have found the answer is community. – Dorothy Day. This is a guest post by Frank Dickinson. If you have community, you have a lot. This is even true when it comes to your blog. There is no better feeling than building a growing and interactive community of readers on your site. That amazing feeling doesn’t just happen. Community must be fostered. Here are 5 ways to foster community on your blog: 1. Get your setup right. Make it intentional.
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014
[Twitter] How Social Media Can Help People Get Fit
Whether that means loved ones on Facebook are offering up encouragement, running partners on Twitter are gently nudging them back up off the couch or even an app automatically reporting a lapse in activity, accountability matters. Getting fit is hard and anyone who tells you otherwise is probably trying to sell you something. Whether the goal is weight loss, muscle gain or just maintaining a healthy lifestyle, we humans have a habit of falling off the wagon. Not just once but repeatedly. Unless, that is, there’s someone else holding us accountable. The Why and the How.
JUSTIN LEVY | TUESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2010
[Twitter] Coca-Cola Adopts New Social Media Policies | Justin Levy
RT @justinlevy What are your thoughts on Coca-Cola’s new social media policies [link] This comment was originally posted on Twitter [link] InfiniteSM If Coke can keep their Social Media policies to 3 pages, so can YOU! link] This comment was originally posted on Twitter [link] cnmoody @justinlevy Great post on Coca Cola’s social media policy. RT @justinlevy: Would love to know your thoughts on Coca-Cola’s new social media policies [link] This comment was originally posted on Twitter [link] Ian M Rountree Honestly, I rather like it. Guess what? pages.
SOCIALNOMICS | THURSDAY, MAY 29, 2014
[Twitter] Evaluating Yourself as a Community Manager
While the number of Facebook likes and Twitter followers you have isn’t everything, they can be an important measure of success. Community managers don’t have an easy job. They’re tasked with overseeing a business’s online marketing campaign, fostering customer engagement and doing their best to improve a company’s reputation. They often have to juggle a lot of tasks, but be able to do each of them is very important in a company’s success. If you’re a community manager, it can sometimes be difficult to know how well you’re doing.
JEFF KORHAN | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 2011
[Twitter] Are You Afraid of Your Own Media?
Your newspaper is your personal blog or your Twitter feed. Access to the media has always been exciting, at least for those of us over the age of 30. Now everyone has access to media. You have your own TV station - it's called YouTube. Facebook is your version of People Magazine, and iTunes and Cinch are your radio stations. Your Small Business is a Media Company. You no longer have to grovel to media companies to have your message heard - now your small businesses is a media company. Now you have the power. Now you can give your side of the story? . Are You Afraid of the Spotlight?
JEFF KORHAN | SUNDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2010
[Twitter] Your Social Media Structure - Part 3 of 3
People are talking, and Facebook,Twitter, and Google, among others, are listening. This is the final and most significant post on establishing your social media structure - Engaging for Results. Here are the links to the two previous articles in this series. Design for People. Build for Consumption. Engage for Results. Engage for Results -. If there is one certainty in business today, it is that buyers have the advantage. Thanks to social networking they not only have a voice - but a shared and common voice. . There is only one thing you can do about this - be a buyer too!
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2015
[Twitter] When you have multiple personality disorder…
The social media site is now allowing users to “tether” among multiple accounts, similar to what Twitter does. When you have multiple personality disorder… Life’s a struggle when you have to keep logging out of Instagram to post your newest before and after pics. Well Instagram has finally realized how annoying that is and has come up with a solution. Hallelujah. Currently the feature is only being tested for Android users, sad face. But the feature will allow posting selfies a more fluid process. The feature is currently in beta, and fingers crossed it’ll update for IOS soon.
CHRIS BROGAN | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2011
[Twitter] The Snowfall of Communication
Think of a Twitter account, especially a corporate Twitter account. It’s a very interesting dance of balance that I imagine a lot of companies are going through. I’ve been asked by different companies over the years how they might approach finding their voice on Twitter. To a single one, these companies all wanted to go in what I consider the “wrong direction. They wanted the accounts to be wholly corporate. Communication is a Snowfall. Conversations and relationships are based on several touches. This isn’t how social networks work. suppose.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2015
[Twitter] How to Make Your Social Media Strategy More Effective for the New Year
you can find the show notes to episode 73 of the ProBlogger podcast here , and as always, I’ll be looking out for the #TodayNotSomeday hashtag on Twitter and Instagram to see how you’re all doing. you can find the show notes to episode 73 of the ProBlogger podcast here, and as always, I’ll be looking out for the #TodayNotSomeday hashtag on Twitter and Instagram to see how you’re all doing. In this day and age, bloggers really can’t get ahead unless they’re active on social media. If I was bored, imagine how the readers felt? General
FREELANCE SOCIAL MEDIA | SUNDAY, AUGUST 23, 2009
[Twitter] Social Media Revolution
Owner of LangfordMedia Blog Twitter Technorati Tags: Social Media Tagged as: Social Media blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Facebook Lite or Facebook Throwback? To hire LangfordMedia email email@example.com Recent Posts Twitter and the Curious Case of Samantha Steele’s Hair Social Media Blog Regurgitation GroupTabs-Groupon Meets Foursquare The Auto DM Marketing Beyond Traditional Means Sites we like Bear Goodell – Sports. Media. Marketing. Featuring the Thesis Wufoo Skin WordPress Admin
FREELANCE SOCIAL MEDIA | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, 2010
[Twitter] Interview: LangfordMedia Has an App for Lawrence | Locker Partner
Owner of LangfordMedia Blog Twitter blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Facebook profiles for businesses are illegal Next post: VaynerMedia Proves the Power of Geolocation Marketing Search About Jacinta is the owner of LangfordMedia , a digital marketing firm that specializes in social media, web development, and mobile app development. link] Jason is an excellent writer and former Pitch columnist. About the author Jacinta wrote 70 articles on this blog. Media. Marketing. Featuring the Thesis Wufoo Skin WordPress Admin
FREELANCE SOCIAL MEDIA | THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 2010
[Twitter] Lewis Howes discusses obtaining #1 ranking on LinkedIn
Owner of LangfordMedia Blog Twitter blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Local Business Offers Up Foursquare Special Next post: This Is Canada’s QR Codes Search About Jacinta is the owner of LangfordMedia , a digital marketing firm that specializes in social media, web development, and mobile app development. About the author Jacinta wrote 70 articles on this blog. Media. Marketing. Featuring the Thesis Wufoo Skin WordPress Admin
FEVER BEE | WEDNESDAY, MAY 28, 2014
[Twitter] Get Existing Members To Ask New Members Questions
Usually, in the age of LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ and search engines, you can uncover more interesting things that your new members are an expert on. Every single one of us has expertise on something. If you're 25 years old and living in London, you know a lot about being 25 years old and living in London. If you also work in marketing. You know a lot about being 25 in London and working in marketing. When you're introducing new members, introduce them, their expertise, and invite members to ask questions about their expertise.
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2016
[Twitter] Facebook Makes Up A Holiday
Users flocked to Twitter to show their excitement/confusion for the holiday. FriendsDay was so popular on Twitter that is spent most of the day Trending. What to say when your friend makes up their own nickname… Woa. Facebook literally made up a holiday to celebrate their birthday. Does that mean we can do the same? The holiday called “Friends Day” takes place February 4th and marks Facebook’s birthday (they turned 12 yesterday – #HBD). No cards from Hallmark yet. Don’t know how to watch your Friends Day video – we’ve got you covered here ? Source Mashable ).
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, JULY 17, 2014
[Twitter] How to Beat Your Competition Online by Trying this One Thing
Vine is a video-sharing app launched by Twitter. This is a guest contribution. You look around you, and there’s competition everywhere. Companies are mushrooming day and night. You wonder how many of these are there really. 145,000 businesses each year – that’s your number. . Competition online is fierce. Only a few years ago, marketing gurus would have suggested you try social media to beat your competitors. Now, the whole world is on social media, along with your competition, so you don’t know what else you can do. It’s smarter to evaluate what you do with those accounts. . My point?
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, AUGUST 21, 2015
[Twitter] Today’s Biz and Buzz
CHRIS BROGAN | MONDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2010
[Twitter] Feed Your Networks
If you’re using Twitter, dive into Twitter Search and find people talking about what you want to talk about: a location, or a product, or a kind of business, and make some new connections. I asked a question on LinkedIn: “What have you used LinkedIn for today?. Here’s a quick screen swipe of what people said: I asked the question for two reasons: 1.) to know the answer, and 2.) because it was a way to feed my network. In this case, it was a way to feed it by letting people reflect. There’s an interesting experience that comes with reflection.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2011
[Twitter] Launch a Brand New Blog … with Authority
Anyone can create multiple accounts in Twitter as long as they provide unique email addresses for all of them. In the author bio, include links to your Twitter or Facebook page to gain more followers and friends. You can connect with her on Twitter and Facebook. This guest post is by Jane Sheeba of Find All Answers. Launching a new blog today is not the same as it was a few years back. Things were a lot easier and diluted in the past decade, but now, the competition is dense, given that thousands of blogs are launched every day. Authority! But how about new blogs?
TWIST IMAGE | SATURDAY, JANUARY 7, 2012
[Twitter] Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #81
While there is much talk these days (again) of the American Empire in decline, we still have no challenger for that amazing and baffling cauldron of technological creativity that is the USA (Sidenote: if you don't follow Maria Popova on Twitter/RSS, you should. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? "On-demand car service Uber is all about the data. Sometimes, analyzing that data takes them into interesting places, largely because knowing where rides will be needed is key to making the system efficient.
JUGNOO | THURSDAY, JANUARY 12, 2012
[Twitter] Is Being Hyper-Connected Making Us More Disconnected?
? Phone > Email > Text > MMS > Blogging > Facebook > Video > Twitter > Google+: that’s a quick and dirty look at the basic evolution of our communication channels over the past few years. We’ve grown faster, smarter, more technologically savvy, and more efficient with the tools and services we use to communicate with one another in this digital era. This sort of hyper-connectivity leaves seemingly little time-waste when it comes to responding to one our colleague’s tweets or a friend’s message (or numerous fan page requests) on Facebook. Enjoy this post?
GAURAVONOMICS | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
[Twitter] Future of Money
We are accumulating whuffie and karma through our actions in social networks ( Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn ), content sharing networks ( WordPress , Flickr , YouTube ) and peer-to-peer networks ( eBay , TripAdvisor , Stack Overflow ). Finally, American Ex press with Sync ( Twitter ( video ), Facebook , Foursquare ), and Tesco with Wine Co-buys ( video ) are creating programs that enable customers to earn discounts or freebies by paying with word of mouth. Amex Sync On Twitter. 4) Money Management Applications & Mobile Wallets. What is the Future of Money?
BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY | MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2009
[Twitter] No patience for the ROI of Social Media discussion
In a blog post last week, Dell revealed that it has generated more than $2 million in revenue from @DellOutlet, one of its many Twitter sites. Late last year, there were some headlines about Dell crossing the $1 million mark via Twitter and it’s only gotten bigger since then. These would be only accessible via the various social media outposts they use to share their story like on RSS, syndicated Blogs, Facebook, and Twitter. How did they do it? With a coupon code! Wow, now that’s inventive. My point is Dell isn’t using any secret sauce – its just plain old common sense.
BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2009
[Twitter] Personal Brand Organization Tips
Plus I also use Tweetscan for twitter mentions and Samepoint for comment mentions all sent directly to a personal brand folder in my Google RSS Reader. Synchronized Here is one that is new for me and is well worth the time. I am sure you have been growing your personal brand on places like Twitter, Friendfeed, Facebook, LinkedIn, Plaxo – but have you synchronized all of them to ensure you are getting the biggest benefit from all of them? Ok so you are comfortable with getting your personal brand out there on the web. Bottom line find something that works for you and stick with it.
CONVERSTATIONS | SUNDAY, JUNE 7, 2015
[Twitter] Week in Review: Posts and LIFT Shares, May 31 – June 6, 2015
Week in Review May 31 – June 6, 2015: Posts and Podcasts from ConverStations , Armchair Articulations , and LIFT resources shared on Twitter ( @mikesansone ): This Week on ConverStations. LIFT Resources Shared on Twitter This Week. Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. METHOD: Take a No Question/No Reply Approach to Email. COOL TOOLS: Portable Video Kit for DIY Video. THOUGHTography: Visual Content Matters. GUEST: Design for Content – User Experience is Key in Responsive Web Design. Get your FREE Subscription today! Small Business
JEFF ESPOSITO | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2012
[Twitter] How ebay could care less about a fraud call
Yesterday I got some fishy emails from eBay noting that I had printed a boat ton of shipping labels and was charged for them. Upon checking my eBay and PayPal accounts, there was nothing there so, I figured it was just a phishing scheme… unfortunately it was not. My account got hacked and I got charged close to $400 for shipping labels for something that I had shipped out in July.
JOSH S PETERS | FRIDAY, MARCH 5, 2010
[Twitter] Utah CEO Article on Document Sharing
Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » Utah CEO Article on Document Sharing Utah CEO Article on Document Sharing Written on March 5, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media 0 Comments - Leave a comment! All Rights Reserved Designed with Headway by Headway Hacks Twitter links powered by Tweet This v1.6.1 , a WordPress plugin for Twitter wrote an article for Utah CEO about document sharing an how Giving It Away Can Pay. Check out the article and let me know what you think.
BARE FEET STUDIOS | FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2008
[Twitter] Free Idea: Podcaster-in-Residence Saves Hawaii Tourism?
at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N? H?k? You can follow and connect with Shane on Twitter , LinkedIn , Flickr , The Reef , Viddler , Facebook , Upcoming , and at his neglected blog. Today on Beach Walks with Rox Testimonials from Twitter aaavious @kierantong Yes it was good! Free Idea: Podcaster-in-Residence Saves Hawaii Tourism? by Roxanne Darling on July 25, 2008 I have always loved the concept of artist-in-residence or writer-in-residence, like our client Lannan supports.
CONVERSTATIONS | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2014
[Twitter] Dark Clouds?
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. Forecasting is an important part of business planning. Examining patterns and trends help us make ready for what might be ahead. Just as important is being able to determine if a task or tactic should be part of the plan or a plan for a pivot. Too often, I’ve seen business owners change a strategy or discard a tactic that has been successful – simply because of a forecast (often coming from some “expert” or pundit). Imagination is a powerful ally if it leads to growth of better flow. Thoughtography
CONVERSTATIONS | THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 2014
[Twitter] Doing Less Can Lead To More [Slides]
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. Sometimes, doing less can lead to more. The plight of many small business owners is some of the projects they take on are big. They can be divided up into smaller pieces, smaller projects. SmallBizTracks – Doing Less Can Lead to More from Mike Sansone. More can be the result of Less: More Agile. More Affordable. More Information. Better Decisions (with More Information). Better Measurement (the More Information). Do More of what makes your business great. Get better at new things with smaller steps. Small Business Video
CONVERSTATIONS | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2011
[Twitter] Strong End Summit [Videos to End the Week Strong] – 12/12/11
Follow Mike Sansone on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. Friday afternoons are often a bit more relaxed, but relaxed doesn’t mean lazy. The Strong-End Summits (videos that will keep brains and hearts afire) are a way to end our week strong and come back refreshed. haven’t done one of these for awhile, here are some of the videos I’ve saved for later viewing. Can't see the video in your RSS reader or email? Click Here! Can't see the video in your RSS reader or email? Click Here! Can't see the video in your RSS reader or email? Click Here! Click Here! Click Here! Click Here!
EXTANZ | SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2008
[Twitter] Got A Higher Purpose?
Micro-blogging aka Twitter … is in the same boat. Trust 2.0 … Get Used To It, Twitter did it again, it’s about the people). Influence & Industry, the many axes about building a community Cloud and be funny if you can… for us living in the cloud Social Media Rules: What Nestle Forgot Study: Top 50 of the most influential cycling blogs + Facebook and Twitter friends… Become a Fan on Facebook Extanz LLC - Social Media Optimization and PR 2.0 Extanz – PR 2.0 Home What We Do Awe-inspiring Clients About Contact Us Got A Higher Purpose? Good things can happen.
CONVERSTATIONS | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2014
[Twitter] Creating a Powerful Business Presence with Brochures
You can connect with Donzell on Twitter. Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. Written by Donzell Davis What is it that connects and builds every relationship? The answer is you. When you meet someone your desire is to connect and build based on something that you can provide. Before you provide what you have to offer to your customers, they need to be aware that you exist and what your company does. You need to establish your presence. brochure provides just that: Your presence on paper! So what is so special about having a brochure? Ok, enough questions.
CHRIS BROGAN | MONDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2010
[Twitter] Improve Your Influence
Mark was/is much more influential to my choice than someone with 200,000 followers on Twitter (or similar). Be there. I had accounts on every social network early. (I’m in the first 11K to join Twitter.) also ask people to subscribe to my newsletter. I don’t work as hard on getting followers on Twitter. Want more Twitter followers? Get More Twitter Followers today! ). The term “influence doesn’t mean a lot, and yet, it seems to be the holy grail for online social media people. But what does that all mean? Here are some thoughts.
PROBLOGGER | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2012
[Twitter] Bounce Rates High? Why?
This piece has a publication date of 2008, but even if the new visitors didn’t see that, the opening, which would have been fine at that time, was written when I was a Twitter newbie—not ideal these days! This problem was amplified by the outdated Twitter follower number I’d quoted. In that case, would they feel that ProBlogger was more of an authority on Twitter than Twitip? While it’s not unlikely that bloggers will read Twitip, that site is at once far more focused (Twitter tips only!) Most bloggers I know want to reduce their bounce rates.
ENGAGING BRAND | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2011
[Twitter] Show 355 - Managing Talent
If you have feedback for me on the show or topics that you would like me to cover then e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org or join me on twitter. Show 355 of The Engaging Brand leadership and marketing podcast is ready just for you. To subscribe or listen for free , you don't need to download anything and all explained at the end of the post. . Kevin Oakes of I4cp joins Anna Farmery to talk about The Executive Guide to Integrated Talent Management which features chapters from leading business thought leaders such as Marshall Goldsmith.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, 2014
[Twitter] Increase Your SEO By Appearing on Google News
Follow Nick on Twitter @nickchef88. This is a guest contribution from business/tech writer Nick Chowdrey. Getting on Google News. Everybody knows that the world of SEO is changing. As Google’s algorithms get ever more efficient at filtering out good content from bad, more and more companies are turning to content marketing and guest posting to increase their Google page rank and appear higher up searches. In the world of content marketing, creating high quality posts is just part of the story. What is Google News and why is it important? Getting listed on Google News is not easy.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2010
[Twitter] Weekly Roundup: Paloozas And Palominos
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KIKOLANI | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2012
[Twitter] The History of Google Panda & Penguin, Abridged
Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. This is a guest post by Matt Beswick. Every year, Google quietly releases hundreds of refinements to their search engine algorithms. Most of these updates are small, incremental changes that go largely unnoticed. The major upgrades, however, receive serious coverage by mainstream news outlets and bloggers alike due to the momentous impact that they have on the broader web at every level. Though more than a year has passed since its inaugural rollout, the effects of the infamous Panda update of 2011 are still being felt today.
WRITTENT BLOG | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2013
[Twitter] The 6 Most Shocking Online Marketing News Headlines of October
Buckle your seatbelt, because the online marketing news month in review is pretty big stuff: Twitter Overtakes Facebook Among Teens. It was only a matter of time before Pinterest made a move to monetize their site, following Facebook and Twitter’s advertising efforts. Do you think October was a quiet month for online marketing news? Quite the opposite, actually. This months’ online marketing news is enough to send many experienced marketers into shock. Once you recover, it could be time to seriously rethink your strategy. Except among teens in the US. Image Credit: MailOnline.
JOSH S PETERS | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2011
[Twitter] Join me on Marketing Success 101 Tomorrow
Tomorrow I’ll be the guest on Marketing Success 101 where I’ll be talking about using and maximizing Twitter for your business. This online radio show should last about 30 minutes and starts at 10am PST. hope you’ll join us, or forward this post to someone you know who would ebenfit from it. Thanks, Josh “Shua Peters. Tweet This Post. Social Media
FREELANCE SOCIAL MEDIA | SUNDAY, AUGUST 29, 2010
[Twitter] Blog Redundancy
understand that there is a need for us to talk about the common issues (Twitter etiquette, Foursquare marketing, Facebook pages) on here because people need to know LangfordMedia addresses these needs in the social media marketplace. For hire :) Blog Twitter blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: GroupTabs-Groupon Meets Foursquare Next post: Twitter and the Curious Case of Samantha Steele’s Hair Search About Jacinta is the owner of LangfordMedia , a digital marketing firm that specializes in social media, web development, and mobile app development. Media.
DANNY BROWN | TUESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2010
[Twitter] Social Media for Good – The #CitizenGulf Project - Danny Brown
This post was mentioned on Twitter by Shireen, Andi Narvaez and Kathy Drewien, BloggingTweets. Back to Business and Thank You Response to Barbara Talismans Misinformed 12for12k Post Is Twitter Killing Blog Comments? Home About Me Charities 12for12k Kiva Work With Me About This Blog Disclosure Comment Policy Headway Archives Contact Me Great Blogs Social Media for Good – The #CitizenGulf Project August 10, 2010 5 voices share yours! Share 1 save One of the greatest aspects of social media is how it’s been adapted to helping charitable causes and non-profits. Comments [.]
DANNY BROWN | THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2010
[Twitter] Why Loyalty and Mobile Marketing is the Future for Retail - Danny.
Back to Business and Thank You Response to Barbara Talismans Misinformed 12for12k Post Is Twitter Killing Blog Comments? Home About Me Charities 12for12k Kiva Work With Me About This Blog Disclosure Comment Policy Headway Archives Contact Me Great Blogs Why Loyalty and Mobile Marketing is the Future for Retail August 26, 2010 16 voices share yours! Share 9 saves You’re a customer that does all your food shopping at your favourite grocery or deli store. When you get there, you see the normal weekly flyer that has the current offers. Some you might be interested; others, not so much.
ENGAGING BRAND | THURSDAY, JULY 5, 2012
[Twitter] 5 Ways To Maximize the Marketing Budget
Establish a presence on Twitter and Facebook , and any other social media sites. As long as the business is diligent about having employees engage in conversation on Facebook and Twitter, they can establish firm relationships with customers, eventually building a wider customer base through word of mouth. 5) Mobile Marketing. In a poor economy, many businesses may decide, like most consumers, to try to cut back by doing away with things that aren't absolutely essential. As a result, they may second-guess themselves, especially with regard to how they spend money.
JEFF ESPOSITO | MONDAY, JANUARY 2, 2012
[Twitter] Why I read 31 books in 2011
On Becoming Baby Wise – Ezzo (Thank you Stephanie Wonderlin for putting me onto this for Baby Espo along with some entertaining Twitter trolls). Exactly one year ago today, I read Arik Hanson ’s blog post on the 26 books that he planned to read over the course of the year. It inspired me to give it a whirl and see if I could read that many. When the dust and grime from the books settled, wound up reading 31 over the course of the year. You might ask yourself why anyone would devote their time to finishing a book and start a new one every two weeks and it is a perfectly good question.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2011
[Twitter] Today Is Small Business Saturday
On this page you can get your own in-store signage, e-marketing resources, create an offer, create your own Facebook page, create a video, do some LinkedIn and Twitter marketing, and more. First there was Black Friday – the biggest shopping day of the year for most brick and mortar stores. Then there was Cyber Monday, which turned out to be the biggest shopping day of the year for online merchants. Now, small businesses can relish in the day that is their’s. Small Business Saturday. Today, of all days. Small Business Internet Marketing online marketing small business
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2011
[Twitter] Google+ Adds Ripples
Whether you were on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, or somewhere else? Have you ever wondered where your social media posts went after you shared them? Well, Google+ is making that possible. It’s really a recycled idea from the Wonder Wheel. Remember that Google product? Not many people used it, but some people did. It essentially allowed you to search for a keyword then see what related keywords return in their SERPs. Then you can look at related keywords to that keyword, etc. Here’s an example. So what benefit do you get out of this? You can use it as another networking tool.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
[Twitter] Which Marketing Channel Is Most Important?
Twitter. Online marketing is getting more and more complicated every day. You have more channels for marketing your message, products, and services than you’ve ever had in your life, but which ones are the most important? When it comes to marketing online, here are a few of the channels you have at your disposal right now, today. YouTube. Facebook. LinkedIn. Google+ (still in beta, by invitation only). Your blog. The search engines – Bing and Google organic listings. Pay per click ads. Article directories (yes, they still work). Squidoo. Knol pages. HubPages. Tumblr. Groupon.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | MONDAY, AUGUST 29, 2011
[Twitter] Why You Shouldn’t Delete Negative Comments
Whether on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, or your local forum, don’t delete the negative comments. Have you ever had one of those days? You know, where things just don’t go right, you get hit from every direction, and you’ve finally had enough. Then … there it goes. You let that comment fly and it’s too late. What do you do? Think about it from your customer’s, or potential customer’s, point of view. They see your profile and dig in a little deep only to find that you’ve deleted comments. So word is going to get around.
SPIN SUCKS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2010
[Twitter] To Trade or Not to Trade: Five Tips for Business Bartering | Spin.
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 Jul 28 2010 To Trade or Not to Trade: Five Tips for Business Bartering By Daniel Hindin | Email | Print | 11 Comments | Guest post by Laura Scholz , president of Scholz Communications. Twitter Handles: My Name or a Nickname? Be selective. Choose your trades carefully.
SOCIALNOMICS | MONDAY, MARCH 10, 2014
[Twitter] FREE BOOK: Get Your Copy of What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube
Are you on Twitter? Erik Qualman’s new book is What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube and is an excellent resource on producing and protecting your digital reputation. Today through Wednesday (3/10-12) you can get a free copy on Amazon. See below on instructions for reading it on any device. Link to download your free copy: [link]. How to read a Kindle book on any device: [link] gp/feature.html?docId= docId= 1000493771. The promotion is for a limited time but supplies are NOT limited, so please help us spread the word to your friends, family and colleagues.
PROBLOGGER | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2011
[Twitter] How to Use LinkedIn to Create Unique Opportunities for Your Blog Business
thought I had my social media game covered on all fronts: Twitter, check. Facebook and Twitter combined cannot give you that space unless you spend a lot of time targeting the right people. The spirit of the LinkedIn community is to support one another as business professionals, as opposed to Facebook and Twitter where we are first peeps and friends before we talk business. This guest post is by Farnoosh Brock of Prolific Living. Facebook, check. Even Skype, which I like to include as a necessary tool for connecting real-time, check-check! LinkedIn? Really? Maybe.
SPIN SUCKS | SUNDAY, AUGUST 29, 2010
[Twitter] Are Digital Devices Making Us Less Creative? | 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 Aug 29 2010 Are Digital Devices Making Us Less Creative? Checking my email, twitter, facebook, etc. Twitter Handles: My Name or a Nickname? Our brains need downtime; we need to digest information in order to think more strategically. Do you like this post?
PROBLOGGER | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2014
[Twitter] Passion – Do You Have It?
Recently on Twitter I was asked for some tips on what sets ‘great’ blogs apart from the rest. With millions of bloggers creating blog posts every day – how do you stand out? It’s a big question, and the reality is that there are many ingredients to building a successful blog. variety of words came to mind as I struggled to come up with my 140-character guide to ‘standing out’ I started to list them: Credibility. Share Your Opinion. Great Writing. Ability to Connect. Understanding Readers. Injecting Personality. Tell Stories. Use Great Visuals. Passion.
BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2009
[Twitter] Hey Marketer - When was the last time you talked with a customer??
With Twitter!! In fact we even won our first engagement over Twitter – so watch out DellOutlet we are gaining on you fast! It’s an odd dynamic I see in play today - in today’s ever connected environment marketers tell me they feel even more removed from direct customer interaction. As a former sale person, I used to schedule “ride-along” time with my sales team just to get out on sales calls and hear how we position ourselves in front of the customer, how that message lands on the customer and more importantly what the customer is saying in reaction to how we are positioned.
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2016
[Twitter] Don’t Be Too Social in Browsing the Web
Another example would be one of your former employees (see more below) giving out personal company information on their Twitter page, hoping to hurt you and your brand. You should also be monitoring who it is can follow you on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Once the employee has left the company, the employer has little or no control over what the individual may say on Twitter, Facebook, and other such sites, again only threatening to file a lawsuit if untrue information is shared or tweeted. Photo credit: BigStockPhoto.com.
OUTSPECTIVE | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2012
[Twitter] 12 Ways Real Estate Agents Can Move Up In Search Results
Add buttons that will easily allow readers to share your blog posts on their social networks – Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, etc. You’ve probably figured this out by now: “homes for sale” in your city is one of the most competitive search queries on Google. If you’ve accepted the fact that your website will only get up to the 10th page – DON’T! There are a lot of things you can do to move your website further up in search engine results, if you are willing to put in a little work. The payoff will be occupying the most valuable real estate on the web! Add A Blog To Your Website.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 2013
[Twitter] 7 Strategies for Growing Community on Your Blog
Alternatively you could survey your twitter followers on a topic relevant to your blog and then highlight their responses as a blog post ( example of this ). Readers left comments sharing their Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, StumbleUpon (and more) accounts and we compiled all the submissions (over 700) into lists so readers could all follow one another. This week on ProBlogger we’ve been looking at the topic of building community on a blog. We started by identifying 9 benefits and 3 costs of community on a blog and then looked at 5 stages of building community on a blog.
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2014
[Twitter] 7 Inventive Ways to Create Shareable Content for Your Industry
Do a hashtag search on Facebook, Twitter or Google+ to see what people are talking about. Do you sometimes feel the pressure of coming up with fresh and shareable content for your audience? Brainstorming doesn’t always yield the results we are looking for, as we end up frustrated and with nothing to say. Sometimes content isn’t right under your nose. Your best ideas for engaging and shareable content might take some mining. Here are seven ideas to find content that will be shared all over social media. . Feel Around for Industry Pressure Points. Scan the Comments. Make a List.
CONVERSTATIONS | SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2014
[Twitter] Week in Review: Posts and Podcasts Nov 30 – Dec 6, 2014
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. Week in Review November 30 – December 6: Posts and Podcasts from ConverStations and SmallBiz Tracks Daily Podcasts The repurposing of content to reach new audiences and extend the shelf life of your efforts is something we always coach. One way to do this is by combining your blog posts or other content into a week in review on SlideShare. Watch for the new LIFT Podcast coming each Sunday, starting January 3, 2015. You just finished reading Week in Review: Posts and Podcasts Nov 30 – Dec 6, 2014 ! Consider leaving a comment!
CONVERSTATIONS | SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2014
[Twitter] Better Inventory and Content LIFT Slides 11-29-14
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. As we approach our customers and the content we publish, we always look for ways to give our people a boost using the LIFT acronym. Here Here are a few decks on SlideShare that might help you in building a better business presence and a smoother work flow. LEARN – How to Manage Inventory. How To Manage Inventory For Small Businesses from Fit Small Business. IMPROVE – Fighting the Crime of Boring Content. Content Marketing With Presentations from Ethos3 | Presentation Design and Training. your presence or practice.
CONVERSTATIONS | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
[Twitter] Stay in the Stable? Leave Money on the Table!
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. When you first start getting back into shape at Daily Burn , you’ll probably start off at the True Beginner stage. When your first begin blogging, it’s probable no one will be reading your blog - truth is, your baby blog will probably be filled with baby blog messes. Really, your first everything will probably be terrible , and that’s okay. At some point in life, whether it’s at age 25 or age 45, we think we should know this stuff by now. Yeah, well – that happened at age 8, too. Small Business