BILL HARTZER | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2009
[Twitter] Bing Search Engine Losing Users Fast
From there, the popularity of the new technology explodes on Twitter, and Facebook, and the whole process starts all over again. Study Proves Facebook and Digg Visitors More Loyal; Twitter in Last Place Are you a loyal visitor? Bing , one of the newest search engines on the block powered by Microsoft, had a great opening with a strong marketing campaign, but lately has been declining on the number of new users to the search engine. Over 8% of search engine users and 6.7% of search traffic came from Bing in August 2009. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Digg this!
JEFF ESPOSITO | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2013
[Twitter] 5 Social Networks For Your Small Business To Experiment With
We all know that Facebook and Twitter are the cat’s meow when it comes to social networks. This post originally ran on Vistaprint’s Small Business Blog. . Both networks boast a plethora of users, and most of our customers have an account on one of the two networks. Chances are that you’ve already built out a presence one both of these networks. While there is no question that these networks hold tremendous power, they should not be the end all, be all for your business. Below are five that you should give a quick look to. Google+. YouTube. Instagram. Myspace. Image: GapingVoid.
JEFF ESPOSITO | SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2012
[Twitter] Can PR prevent white collar crime?
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. Should PR pros take white collar crime more seriously when developing crisis communications plans? Have we been failing our clients by not doing a better job of warning them upfront of the potential reputational hit resulting from knowingly breaking the law? The usual formula goes something like this: Company X does wrong. Company X picks up the phone, calls their PR agency and cries, “Help! Now what?”.
CONVERSTATIONS | SATURDAY, JUNE 21, 2014
[Twitter] Sitcoms with Small Business at Center Stage (Intros)
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'Running a small business can sometimes be a funny business – especially on television. There have been a number of sitcoms with small business at center stage or the stage itself. George Jefferson owned a dry cleaners with multiple locations. Bob Newhart operated a bed and breakfast in Vermont. Alan Thicke was a stay-at-home, work-from-home dad in Growing Pains. Wings was a small charter plane service operated by two brothers in a small airport. Caroline (who lived in the city) was a syndicated cartoonist. Click Here!
CONVERSTATIONS | FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 2014
[Twitter] Lifting and Learning in Friday Flutterings
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'Our past doesn’t mean as much to our future as our present does … right now. … If you’re not sure if a site you use was infected by the Heartbleed threat, LastPass has a tool to help find out if a site has vulnerability. Panic isn’t a solution, but be diligent. … In my own use and watching others, people are already getting tired of animated gifs and fast moving images on their screens. While it may be creative, is it causing visitors to scroll past your content? Worse than pop-ups?
CONVERSTATIONS | MONDAY, MARCH 24, 2014
[Twitter] Levels of SmallBizTracks – What Kind of Hungry are You?
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'There are three project “levels” of SmallBizTracks. The “tracks” are the type of work for a project, while the “levels” are the depth or scope of the projects. The “ levels ” we work with are Basic, Advanced, and Master. Very basic order your food and take it to your table. Advanced – Family Dining, casual dining with friendly service which could be a Cracker Barrel or an Olive Garden. Master – Five-Star, Fine Dining. reservations recommended.
CONVERSTATIONS | FRIDAY, MARCH 21, 2014
[Twitter] Opening Day, Opening Weekend, and Launch – Friday Flutterings
Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+. 'It’s almost Opening Day, and I agree with Ozzie – it should be a National Holiday. It has been a day of celebration for me for decades. Please make it official, sign the petition ). … It’s opening weekend for Divergent and while I won’t make it opening weekend, I look forward to seeing it. The book was great. may go see Noah next weekend at the theater. It’s about the experience. … Launching a new product/process is exciting. Still on track, and great for the DIY business owner.
KIKOLANI | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2011
[Twitter] 3 Reasons to Call Yourself a Leader (With or Without Followers)
How to Increase Your Retweets, Twitter Followers & Klout. Editor’s Note: This is a special entry by Dave Ursillo of Lead Without Followers, Live from Within who offered to let me share excerpts from his new publication, Lead Without Followers – How to Save Our World By Radically Redefining the Meaning of Leadership. hope you enjoy it! Reasons to Call Yourself a Leader with Dave Ursillo. “We’ve been here before. ” ~ Thomas L. Friedman, The World is Flat. Reason 1: Because Simply Living in This Age Makes You a Leader. Our world has never been smaller. Bloggin
ENGAGING BRAND | SUNDAY, JANUARY 5, 2014
[Twitter] Show 466 - Turning Strangers into Paying Fans of Your Work
love to hear your thoughts so email me, firstname.lastname@example.org , join me on twitter , Google+ or Facebook.love to hear your opinion and ideas. . 'The Engaging Brand podcast covering social marketing , business ideas and brand marketing tips has a new episode. Anna Farmery speaks with Tim Grahl about how to turn strangers into fans and moving them from loving to buying your work. So I wanted to speak to him about his concept of creating a connection system. We talk about. The role of writing a book - what is the purpose of the book? How you can listen to The Engaging Brand.
ENGAGING BRAND | SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2013
[Twitter] Show 425 - Red Thread Thinking for Brilliant Ideas
love to hear your thoughts so email me, email@example.com , join me on twitter , Google+ or Facebook.love to hear your opinion and ideas. Welcome to the latest and free The Engaging Brand podcast covering social marketing , business ideas and brand marketing tips but before we start. The listener of the week and winning an Engaging Brand goodie bag is Christine Hope. Remember the goodie bad is picked from all the people who share, like, tweet about the Engaging Brand podcast to say a BIG thank you from me! What is red thread thinking? Where do great ideas come from?
ENGAGING BRAND | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2013
[Twitter] Podcast 420 - New Generation of Social Leadership
love to hear your thoughts so email me, firstname.lastname@example.org , join me on twitter or join me to discuss it on Google+. Welcome to the latest and free The Engaging Brand podcast covering social marketing , business ideas and brand marketing tips but before we start. The listener of the week and winning an Engaging Brand goodie bag is Remy Bigot from France. Remember the goodie bad is picked from all the people who share, like, tweet about the Engaging Brand podcast to say a BIG thank you from me! Do social entrepreneur's need charisma? Related articles.
ENGAGING BRAND | MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2012
[Twitter] Podcast 403 - How to Use Social Influence Monitoring
love to hear your thoughts so email me, email@example.com , join me on twitter or join me on to discuss it on Google+. The latest show of The Engaging Brand podcast covering social media , business ideas and brand marketing tips is here and ready to listen to. Andrew Grill an experienced digital CEO joins me, Anna Farmery to talk about Kred , a leading online social influence platform. What is social influence and how to monitor social influence ranking. How Kred spots people who are attempting to game their social media influence.
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2015
[Twitter] 3 Scientifically Proven Reasons Why Collaboration Empowers Your Social Media Marketing
Someone with thousands of followers on Twitter, a diva with her own guest boards across Pinterest? 'Most organizations have just one person (in-house or outsourced) that manages their social media efforts. And that person would not only handle social media updates; there would probably be a bunch of other things on the side that they would also look after. Or there would be two people handling social media, because how much more can you spend on a medium whose results are hazy at best, right? Wrong. Social media deals with people, not just one person. The result? The best part? Simple.
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014
[Twitter] 5 Strong Reasons Why Social Media is the Best Channel for Marketing
Twitter has 255 million monthly active users. 'Businesses use diverse marketing channels to promote their brand and the products and services they have on offer. With the amount of competition out there, it is of significant importance that businesses find and test new marketing channels to make sure they not only have first mover advantage against the competition in their niche but also concentrate their energies on marketing channels that can deliver solid returns on investment. It is the new darling of marketers. Let’s take a look at some of these strengths: 1. Brand Discovery.
NOWSOURCING | SUNDAY, JUNE 23, 2013
[Twitter] What’s New On Facebook – Threaded Replies, Replies With Images & Hashtags
'Facebook have been on a roll lately, bringing out a wide range of new features, in its never-ending quest to vanquish Google Plus and Twitter, and emerge as the one true Force in the galaxy, when it comes to social networking. Hashtags were first made popular by Facebook’s Arch-Nemesis, Twitter, and on the surface , it looks like a good idea. Threaded Replies. This has been out for a while but it seems to have slipped through the cracks when reporting it here on Nowsourcing (so better late than never, eh?). Replies With Images. Hashtags.
LOUIS GRAY | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2010
[Twitter] The Top 15 Stories on LouisGray.com in 2010
How to Bring Your Google Buzz Entries to Twitter February 11, 2010 With Google Buzz just having launched under much visibility, many folks wanted to make their Buzz posts synchronize with other services. In the interest of getting more signal and less noise, I dramatically reduced the number of connections I had on both Facebook and Twitter, and even started trimming Google Reader feeds. From a quick visit to Google Analytics, it seems my move from iPhone to Android gained the most attention, by far, as did discussion of Apple, Google, Facebook and social media strategies.
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?
DIVA MARKETING BLOG | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2009
[Twitter] Toast To 2010
Thank you for you joining me on Diva Marketing , Diva Marketing Talks Podcast and TobyDiva on Twitter. Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right. Oprah Winfrey. As we end 2009 and begin a new decade I want to make a virtual toast to You. Thank you for your friendship. Thank you for your belief in social media as a credible strategy. Thank you for your skepticism about social media as a business initiative. It has been an amazing adventure; I am humbled by your support and look forward to the possibilities that 2010 holds for us all.
MINDYMCADAMS.COM | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2010
[Twitter] ‘Curation,’ and journalists as curators
In the Mumbai story, GroundReport curated — or organized and facilitated — people, finding Twitterers in Mumbai … to report and write ( Dec. Editors should master what I consider to be some essential tools of online curation: Social bookmarking sites like Delicious, Twitter as a research tool, Yahoo Pipes for aggregation. October 6, 2010 at 1:38 pm Leave a Reply Search all entries in this blog back to December 2005 Follow Me on Twitter > See my tweets @macloo Translate Choose your language Subscribe What is RSS (subscription)? 2, 2008 ). How old is it?
FEVER BEE | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18, 2014
[Twitter] What Is the Newcomer Thinking?
search, twitter etc.). 'When a newcomer arrives at your community, what have they heard about the community so far? This affects the messages they need to receive. Have they heard about something specific happening within the community? Have they heard about the community as a place where talented people in their sector go? Have they heard about the community as a place that's fun to hang out in? If they have heard the community is great and they should join, then converting into members is about reinforcing this perspective.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 2013
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links
Research Your Competitors’ Social Media Strategy (and Borrow Their Best Ideas) – Learn how you can develop an in-depth competitive analysis using Facebook & Twitter to generate ideas & inspiration. '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 / Content. Write. Critique. Business / Career. Search Engines / SEO.
KIKOLANI | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2012
[Twitter] Farnoosh Brock Talks About a Smart Exit Strategy Out of the Wrong Job
If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+ ! This is an interview with Farnoosh Brock of Prolific Living. She is returning again to Kikolani to talk to us about creating a smart exit strategy (aff link) out of the wrong job and why it pays to find work that you can love. lot of the readers at Kikolani are interested in full-time self-employment with strong interests in social media, blogging and free-lancing among other things. You share some of these passions. Can you tell us your take on self-employment? It is perfectly normal. Business
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2014
[Twitter] Are Your Employees Wasting Time on Social Media?
Is it a quick snapshot of Facebook while they are at lunch, or maybe they check Twitter every couple of hours to see what’s happening with their favorite sites, celebs and bloggers. 'How much time do you think your employees spend on social media while they are at work? Could it be they’re creating a Pinterest board for their upcoming wedding or nine-year-old daughter’s birthday party? As an employer, it’s a good idea to set guidelines of your expectations of time spent on things other than work. Is the laptop ever used for personal use? That is a lot of time!
SOCIALNOMICS | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2011
[Twitter] Groupon Responds to Super Bowl Ad Complaints
Groupon CEO Andrew Mason responded to the backlash on Twitter and Facebook about Groupon’s Tibet Super Bowl ad via the Groupon Blog: We take the causes we highlighted extremely seriously – that’s why we created this campaign in partnership with many hallmark community organizations, for whom we’re raising money at SaveTheMoney.org. Groupon’s roots are in social activism – we actually began as cause-based website called The Point , and we continue to use Groupon to support local causes with our G-Team initiative. Facebook removed the campaign in 2009. By Erik Qualman.
ACIDLABS | SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2009
[Twitter] It's not extra time, it's a shift in time
Contact acidlabs By emailing firstname.lastname@example.org By calling +61 2 61003002 (Australia) +1 415 2873371 (US) +44 20 81338502 (UK) Online on LinkedIn on Facebook on Twitter as @acidlabs for announcements Stephen Collins is on LinkedIn on Facebook on Twitter as @trib Speaking events Where and When Published Original content is for non-commercial use under Creative Commons except where otherwise noted. Home Work How acidlabs works Meet Workshops Speaking Past speaking For conference and meeting planners Press Clients Tumble Subscribe acidlabs Conversation. Collaboration. Community.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | MONDAY, JULY 11, 2011
[Twitter] SunButter Succeeds in Social Media Step-by-Step
Outposts were set up where we saw conversations happening – namely Facebook and Twitter. SunButter offers a helping hand by answering questions about peanut allergies in spaces like Twitter, Yahoo Answers, and Babycenter. Guest post by Libby Hall , digital strategist at the Flint Group of agencies. Here’s an example of strategic social media in action for our client, SunButter. SunButter sunflower seed spread is like peanut butter, but totally peanut-free and made from sunflower seeds, so it’s perfect for people with peanut allergies. Success Metrics. Interactions.
PUSHING SOCIAL | SUNDAY, AUGUST 22, 2010
[Twitter] My Take on “The Copywriting Scorecard for Bloggers”
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? Home About Pushing Social #FF Gratitude Journal 4 My Tweeps Archives Contact Subscribe Pushing Social My Take on “The Copywriting Scorecard for Bloggers by Stanford on August 22, 2010 Spread it!
SPIN SUCKS | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2010
[Twitter] Branded Content: Tales From the Dark Side | 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 02 2010 Branded Content: Tales From the Dark Side By Daniel Hindin | Email | Print | 8 Comments | As a former journalist and current manager of Spin Sucks, a proud outpost of branded content, many of my old colleagues would probably say that I’ve gone over to the dark side.
PROBLOGGER | SATURDAY, JANUARY 3, 2015
[Twitter] Happy New Year! What are Your Blogging Resolutions for 2015?
Chat with her on Twitter @veggie_mama (cat pictures welcome!). 'Image via Flickr user Amodiovalerio Verde. Well here we are again, folks – the start of a new year. The time when we’re usually bursting with motivation and promises to not repeat the mistakes of the past. know I’ve learned a lot in the last 12 months (especially my bad habits, which I’ve vowed to ditch in 2015!), and I have spent some time thinking about what my priorities will be for this space, my blog, and my work habits this year. So have you taken some time to get your priorities in order?
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2011
[Twitter] The Super Hero Myth
They also supported directly not he AARP Facebook page and the Create the Good Twitter handle. Razoo’s community manager Ifdy Perez did a fantastic job on Twitter , and also cultivating blogger attendance. We like to believe that one person can save the world, win a project, and deliver the lights out performance that will change everything. No culture believes in super heroes quite like America does, and that includes our marketing. Just consider the strong man image of the Marlboro Man. Heck, even the Old Spice guy is a play off this dream of one super hero. They are.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2011
[Twitter] The Mounting Challenges of an Established Social Content Market
Popularity driven algorithm sourced content exists on almost every social networking site with a significant user base, from Facebook and Twitter to Delicious and YouTube. This requires intense network development, interaction and hot content… Much more so than the open era of blogging’s initial days or even the first couple years of Twitter and Facebook’s market availability. Image by Randy Pertiet. When blogging was new, anyone with vertical subject matter expertise could create their own site and become a success. Great content is not enough. Content Farming.
SOCIALNOMICS | SUNDAY, JANUARY 6, 2013
[Twitter] Socializing Can Save Company Money on Auto Insurance
The survey pointed out that three out of four Americans now turn to social technology, with thousands joining Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other networks daily. Check to see which insurance companies are prevalent on sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. With 2013 off and running, what are some of your resolutions to make it a banner year for your small business? For those companies who are looking for means to save money in the New Year, there are a number of things that can be done. Among them: 1. One way to go about this is via social media.
SOSHABLE | SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2011
[Twitter] Three Things Digg Needs to Survive: Buzz, Buzz, and Buzz
In a discussion with one of their VPs, we told them that integration with Twitter and Facebook AS their commenting system would be a way to bring views and potential new users to the site. However, if they were able to comment on Digg and transmit that comment onto Reddit and Twitter, and conversely attach Tweets and Shares directly into the Digg story comments, they would have something unique and extremely intriguing. No, Digg is not dead. Not yet. Not yet. That’s it. Shock Us. Stagnation in the press is the key to failure for sites that are on a popularity slide. Create.
DANNY BROWN | MONDAY, JUNE 28, 2010
[Twitter] What's Going On at BlogCatalog? - Danny Brown
This post was mentioned on Twitter by Grant Griffiths, Doktor Social and Blog Manana, Santi Chacon. This post was mentioned on Twitter by John Sullivan, John Sullivan. 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 What’s Going On at BlogCatalog? June 28, 2010 21 voices share yours! say had , because earlier this month, everything went belly up. As for BlogCatalog?
SOSHABLE | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2011
[Twitter] Have Brand Pages given Google+ New Life?
The company announced that it was working on a business version of the platform that would essentially allow brands to have at it and approach it as they would a Facebook page, Twitter account, or LinkedIn profile. As far as the social space is concerned, Google+ just may go on to be the story of 2011. After all, it has been surrounded by more hype than we have seen in a long while. When the platform was unveiled back in June, many pundits in the tech community actually believed it could be a viable competitor to social giant Facebook. Opening the Doors. That time has come. We’ll see.
JEFF ESPOSITO | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012
[Twitter] Why your small business SHOULD care about social media
million Twitter users ( Media Bistro ). This post originally ran on Vistaprint’s Small Business Blog. We’ve talked a lot about engagement on Facebook with best practices for using Facebook for your small business. While we think there was some great content in there (hopefully, you agree), we have gotten some feedback asking if investing time on social media sites (including Facebook ) is worth it for micro and small business owners. This is a very valid question, so we wanted to answer it with this post. They are the drivers that keep you in business.
JACOB MORGAN | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2013
[Twitter] Every Employee is Now a Buyer of Collaboration Software
Thanks to cloud based solutions, deploying software within organizations today isn’t that much more complicated then setting up a Twitter account, Facebook page, or buying something from Amazon. 'Remember when the traditional model of selling software to a company meant that you had to go through either IT or a business unit leader? Yep, those days are over. Thanks to cloud based solutions every employee is now a potential buyer of collaboration software. I think the tipping point has finally been reached. This shift is mainly happening because of three things: Low cost. Messaging.
JACOB MORGAN | MONDAY, AUGUST 20, 2012
[Twitter] The Problem with Many Task Management Solutions like Asana
The app should also notify me with reminders if tasks are due that day or if they are overdue. Finally, I’d like to be able to reference people and other tasks in that app much the same way I do within Twitter (using the “@” symbol). There are many task management solutions on the market today such as Asana, Producteev, HiTast, and dozes of others. My team happens to use Asana which is why I mentioned them in the title of this post (and is hence the one I am most familiar with). I’ll use Asana is an example. What else would you like to see offered?
GREG VERDINO | MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2009
[Twitter] Greg Verdino: 5 ways every marketer can have a "dancing man moment"
Greg Verdino Marketing, Media, Technology & Trends Home About Me Book Me to Speak microMARKETING Journal On Twitter On Flickr Personal Blog Verdino Bytes My Company « Bits, bytes, posterous, punk | Main | Coopetwition gives two soda giants bubbly feelings » 5 ways every marketer can have a "dancing man moment" Last night, social media serendipity led me to a video of a man dancing at an outdoor music festival. Word of Mouth Workplace Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Flickr Slideshare Personal Blog Verdino Bytes Gremanda Powered, Inc. You will be after Aug 12. microMARKETING
KIKOLANI | SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2009
[Twitter] Facebook Applications Adding Embarrassing Content to Your Profile
2010 Social Media Wishlist – New Features for Facebook, StumbleUpon, & Twitter. Twitter Lingo & Tips For New Twitter & Facebook Users. Share. When I first started out on Facebook, I got really into some of the many fun applications, adding various ones to the Boxes tab of my profile. And after a bit, I got away from using the apps and focusing on other areas of Facebook like the groups, pages, etc. Needless to say, within minutes, I removed that application (along with another similar one) from my Boxes tab. Related Posts. Getting Overwhelmed?
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2010
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Mean Kitty
How Twitter can earn you some cash. status update schedulers for Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. What does it take to get a million Twitter followers ? This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, and the Mean Kitty Song. The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbledupon this week. Blogging / Writing. pillars of a successful blog. 14 lessons learned from one of the world’s highest paid copywriters. Creating an articles concept map. Google Page Rank , links, and guest blogging. Business / Finance.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2010
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources, Blog World Expo & Akismet
Stream your social networks from a single location with Vinehub – looks promising, but so far only handles Twitter and Facebook – Myspace + LinkedIn coming soon, plus Google Buzz integration. Twitter. Open letter to business owners to embrace Twitter now – 9 ways and reasons to use Twitter for business. 20 resources to display Twitter on your website – go beyond just an icon with these ideas. This was a series started in May, and includes over 500 Twitter apps. Is Twitter going to kill URL shorteners ? Blogging / Writing.
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014
[Twitter] Taming the Social Media Monster: How Social Media Benefits Businesses
Sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn provide companies with direct access to consumers and clients, but people aren’t satisfied with one-sided conversations anymore. 'There’s no doubt about it, social media has turned the business world on its head and revolutionized the ways in which companies interact with consumers. Social networks give brands access to an unprecedented volume and variety of consumers, and those consumers aren’t just young people. million users over the age of 55 engage in social media, according to a study by qSample.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | MONDAY, MAY 28, 2012
[Twitter] Don’t Be Scared Be Prepared – How to Manage a Social Media Crisis
This saves times and prevents misinterpretation of your responses (especially on Twitter). This is probably the most important blog post you’ll never need. Drawn from a section of my book The NOW Revolution , I gave this presentation about social media crisis recovery recently as part of the Social Media Success Summit 2012. Steps to Manage a Social Media Crisis. View more presentations from Jay Baer. One of the keys to successful social media crisis mitigation is pre-crisis planning. This is lifeguard mode , and there are four elements of it. Buy Some Binoculars. Acknowledge.
SPIN SUCKS | MONDAY, AUGUST 23, 2010
[Twitter] Back to the Future of Social Media | 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 23 2010 Back to the Future of Social Media By Daniel Hindin | Email | Print | 2 Comments | Guest post by Joey Strawn , president of Empty Jar Marketing and blogger at JoeyStrawn.com. Twitter Handles: My Name or a Nickname? Because the future is here. Very fun!
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.
JOEY STRAWN | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
[Twitter] BarCamp 2010 Speaking Topics: You Vote
Be sure to wear your Team Twitter T-shirts. Digg Digg This media’s about to get all sorts of social. Have you heard of BarCamp? I’ll bet you have. The more important question here is, are you going to Nashville BarCamp 2010 ? I’ll be there. actually plan on speaking. The point of BarCamp is that the speakers benefit not only themselves, but the attendees to the unconference as well. That’s why I’m taking this opportunity to post beforehand for you, faithful reader, the topics I’m considering for my speech topics. They say that nice guys finish last.
SOCIALNOMICS | THURSDAY, JULY 5, 2012
[Twitter] From Social Media Metrics Dummy to Genius: 5 Tips from Leslie Poston
There are a number of tools marketers can tap into, such as Ripples , Bit.ly , Edgerank Checker , and PinReach , that help you measure social marketing traction on Google+, Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest, respectively. You’ve probably been in this situation before – at the beginning of a big social marketing campaign push, jacked up on adrenaline with the thought of growing your business tenfold. It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of a new campaign and downplay one of its most integral components – how to measure the success of your social media efforts. BostonMike.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2010
[Twitter] Ra Ra Wrong. How Facebook’s Cheerleaders Are Blowing Smoke
How to Sell Social Media – Twitter (Danny Brown). Tweet Part 1 of a 3-Part Rant. realize it’s in the best interests of Facebook, the media, application developers, and sometimes even brands themselves to concoct pseudo-science that “proves that people that “like your company are instantly turned into a zombie army of influential advocates. But it’s simply not true. Despite a pile of coverage in the business press that would lead you to conclude the opposite, Facebook fan pages are not magic marketing potions. Or frankincense. Or even myrrh. Rarely, if ever.
ONLINE COMMUNITY STRATEGIST | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2009
[Twitter] Community manager as babysitter, referee and therapist
Online Community Strategist Angela Connor on Growing Successful Online Communities Home About Angela Contact Popular Speaking Media Press Tips Subscribe to feed Community manager as babysitter, referee and therapist October 11, 2009 in Community management | Tags: Community management , community manager , online communities This is another rant from the trenches. If you’re not in the mood, perhaps you should come back to this one later. probably received 25 emails last week from members of my community about the most petty issues. But tired, I am becoming. That is not my problem.
JACOB MORGAN | FRIDAY, MAY 21, 2010
[Twitter] My Thoughts on the Social CRM (SCRM) Panel at Social Media Club
Meaning, if you have customer data in a platform such as Salesforce you now get a few more buttons and widgets that pull in customer data via Twitter and Linkedin and voila you now have SCRM. roellakmaker leanda jane guy Dear Jacob Found you on Twitter. www.myfj.com If facebook is about your friends, linkedin about work and twitter about now then myfj.com is all about your favourite, things, places and people! The room was packed with around 100+ people that were all interested in Social CRM, which was great. When I asked about how SCRM fits into E2.0 Evan_Hamilton Agreed.
LAUREL PAPWORTH | MONDAY, MAY 16, 2011
[Twitter] Australia Defence Force ADF and social media
The “external” Facebook and Twitter probe, part of a suite of inquiries into the ADF following the notorious Australian Defence Force Academy Skype scandal, was announced by Defence Minister Stephen Smith last Friday and will deliver its findings by the end of July. But Australia’s leading social media consultant and keen Twitter user Laurel Papworth questioned whether the conglomerate was the best fit for the job, noting the “agency-created social media” chafed with the “socially-created media” at the heart of the ADF’s troubles. No wonder I work overseas mostly. by Andrew Crook.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2013
[Twitter] How to Leverage a Community of Passionate Fans
She was mentioned on Twitter every 27 seconds during SXSWi. Jake praises Shane’s Twitter stream, claiming that you’re either going to learn or laugh if you follow him. Jake Jacobson, Garmin @jakesjournal. Jake Jacobson , Social Media Manager at Garmin , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to reveal Garmin’s Youtility-esque goals when it comes to social media and customer service, plus how Garmin has been able to educate its wide and dedicated fan base through specialized content. Please Support Our Sponsors. We couldn’t do it without them! HolySocial!
WAXING UNLYRICAL | FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2011
[Twitter] Why Post Planner White Label Has Me Enchanted
This prevents any chance of collapsing it in the News Feed [as frequently happens if multiple people are posting from, say, Twitter or HootSuite].. Color me enchanted. wrote a while back about why I like Post Planner so much as a way to schedule posts to Facebook (have you tried it yet?). Let me tell you right now that if you haven’t, you should , and that there is a special offer waaay down the post for you. They created a white label version of it for me. Forever! Maybe you’re yawning and wondering why this is so cool. Here’s how Post Planner White Label works.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2011
[Twitter] Why I’m Not Renewing My PRWeek Subscription
can get the latest industry news on Twitter or through other industry pubs or blogs which are free – often faster; PRWeek ‘s surveys are rarely pertinent to me as a solo practitioner, and as for the special reports… don’t we have enough special reports going around? Last week. received my third reminder from PRWeek that the time is coming for me to renew my subscription. Which, of course, made me start thinking: do I want to renew my subscription? Image: Marc Amos via Flickr, CC 2.0. Do I need to renew my subscription? 12 monthly issues in print. The truth is.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2012
[Twitter] Passion, People, and Professionalism
He blogs at A Professor’s Thoughts , and he’d love for you to talk to him on Twitter. I had an amazing experience recently while in Dallas for a PRSA Board of Directors meeting. The good folks at advertising agency The Richards Group generously provided space for us to gather, and, as part of the deal, we had an opportunity to witness what in my opinion is a true “all-about-people” story. What happened, you ask? It’s one thing to say your employees are happy; it’s another to witness that happiness. But this post isn’t about the “business.”. Teamwork. passion for what you’re doing.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2011
[Twitter] It’s a Book: How Give to the Max Day Could Help Kids Read
And if, on Twitter, you follow a lot of people in the nonprofit/social media spheres, I suspect you will see your stream overrun by the #Give2Max hashtag. I love how, when used well, social media can build powerful communities to effect real change and real results. To me, this can be much more impactful when it comes to reaching our end-objectives (which is what we should begin with when we embark on public relations , right?) than, say, focusing on reaching traditional media first, and social second. You need to reach people to get them to do something? And on Nov. And I sure would.
PUSHING SOCIAL | WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2010
[Twitter] How Your Blog and Ten Friends Can Save the World
You will spot your best Jeesh member by looking for 3 important signs in blog comments, testimonials and Twitter/Facebook replies: #1: A Change in Perspective The Jeesh prospect demonstrates a fundamental change in how they view the world because of your content. Home About Pushing Social #FF Gratitude Journal 4 My Tweeps Archives Contact Subscribe Pushing Social How Your Blog and Ten Friends Can Save the World by Stanford on July 28, 2010 Spread it! Share Email This It’s a fantastic story told by Orson Scott Card, one of Science Fiction’s most celebrated writers. Or does it? like it.
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2015
[Twitter] Yahoo unveils mobile developer suite
Yahoo’s revenue from mobile ads grew to $254 million last quarter, accounting for 20% of the company’s total revenues — a significant increase but still well behind competitors such as Facebook and Twitter. 'Mashable — Yahoo just revealed a big piece of its plan to catch up with competitors on the mobile front. At its first mobile developers conference, the company unveiled its mobile developer suite, a new set of tools for app makers that combines Yahoo’s Flurry analytics platform, the BrightRoll and Gemini ad networks, and Yahoo search. Mobile Yahoo
WEBBIQUITY SMM | THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2012
[Twitter] Web Presence Optimization Software Review: gShift Labs
gShift features extensive social media tracking capabilities as well, pulling analytics from Twitter (e.g. Among plans for coming releases are “engagement signals,” which will display, for example, how many people have commented anywhere (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.) gShift Labs is the first (at least that I’m aware of ) integrated software package for managing web presence optimization (WPO). Given that WPO is the fusion of SEO, social media, interactive PR , and online reputation management, that’s a tall order. Features. site) is helpful. Pricing.
STAY N' ALIVE | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
[Twitter] In the Collaborative Economy, Are Local Classifieds in Trouble?
The principle is thus (yet very hard to explain unless you actually experience it): the trend in social media, up to this point, has been the sharing of virtual content, goods, and services through close friends and family on social networks like Facebook, Google+, and Twitter. 'I''m a big fan of my friend Jeremiah Owyang''s principle of " The Collaborative Economy." The Collaborative Economy is a new phase of this principle, where instead of only sharing online, close friends, family, and some times strangers are now using online tools to find ways to share in real life.
LOUIS GRAY | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2011
[Twitter] My 2012 Plan: Full Home Automation, System Integration
He's also a contributor to Hometoys.com , which I started reading the last few months, and is on Twitter at @home_integrate. Image via HomeSystemIntegration.com If you're anything like me, you've got a ton of gadgets from different sources that should talk to each other well and interoperate, but often don't. From laptops to cell phones to video game systems, TVs, stereo equipment, wireless hubs, DVRs to the more mundane home electronic systems, you probably wish things worked together a lot better - with fewer remote controls and less regimented ways of getting things done.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2013
[Twitter] 12 Simple Tactics to Boost Your SEO and Increase Your Influence Through Guest Blogging
Write your guest post thinking about the purpose of the blog you are writing for, but close the post with an invitation to connect on Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, etc. Just how important is content marketing? PRpros must learn! RT @nickkellet : Content Marketing overtook Digital Marketing as a keyword 2 months ago #cmworld #digitalPR #pr. Carrie Morgan (@morgancarrie) September 10, 2013. According to the data, content marketing is the latest and greatest digital marketing strategy, and for good reason: It actually works. Wrap Your Post or Content Around ONE Targeted Keyword. Write Well.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links & Sad Cat Diary
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 / Content. Most of them are pretty simple and don’t require much of you. You just need a topic and some time focused on producing. Enjoy your blogging! Content marketing metrics is about measuring the results.
KIKOLANI | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 2010
[Twitter] 10 Habits of Effective Bloggers
HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers. This is a guest post by Tom Walker of CreativeCloud , a refreshing blend of printer technology news, guides, and reviews. There are tens of thousands of blogs out there, many of which will never make it past the initial stages of early bloghood. Sometimes this is just due to bad luck, harsh competition, and poor planning, but equally as likely is that the decline of these blogs is due to their owners’ poor management or inability to effectively maintain the site and communicate with their followers. Look Ahead.
WRITTENT BLOG | TUESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2013
[Twitter] 29 Content Strategy Offers Ideas You’ve Never Dreamed Of
You know that running document on your computer of the best industry publications, blogs, websites, Twitter feeds and Pinterest boards? 'Pssst. Your lead generation strategy isn’t going to be very effective unless you’re willing to give back. We’re talking about eBooks, whitepapers, case studies, templates, and other awesome freebies your prospects can exchange for their email address. In order to capture the greatest degree of prospect interest possible, you’ve got to have something truly awesome to trade for their names and email addresses. Publish Original Research. Compile Data.
SOCIAL WAYNE | SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2011
[Twitter] Guest Post: 3 Smart Ways for Small Business Viral Growth
You can see thousands of Twitter updates with word “infographics”. Don’t forget to promote it among your existing customers via newsletters, Facebook, Twitter feeds or offline announcements. Invite your current customer to join your Twitter, Facebook or Google+ pages. About Guest Author : Victoria Kushner is a blogger and PR manager at Freemake.com. She writes about top multimedia apps and tech startups. Nowadays everyone is talking about word of mouth promotion success. Viral marketing is a promising method, especially for small business and new companies.
SOCIALNOMICS | THURSDAY, JANUARY 26, 2012
[Twitter] Social Media Gets a Kick at Super Bowl XLVI
Reports indicate a group of social media strategists, analysts and tech lovers will oversee the digital fan chatter through Facebook, Twitter and various other social media tools while residing in a nearly 3,000-square-foot venue downtown. As some social media experts have said, not providing a response to Twitter in 2012 is like letting the phone ring continuously in decades past. When the New England Patriots and New York Giants kick off Super Bowl XLVI in the early evening hours (locally) of Feb. in Indianapolis, you can bet it is going to be one social event.
SOSHABLE | FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, 2014
[Twitter] How to Calm a Social Media Crisis
Company leadership could easily have ignored the situation or maintained that people were delusional or imagining things, but instead they took to Twitter, assuring customers good-naturedly that the likeness to Hitler was “totally unintentional.”. 'We tend to put a lot of ourselves into our online profiles. Whether we’re talking about our personal social media profiles or marketers promoting a brand, all that sharing can sometimes lead to some unintended consequences. As a result, it pays to have a plan in place in the event that you need to defend your online reputation. Penney.
SOSHABLE | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2013
[Twitter] The Importance of Brand Ambassadors
Top 5 sportswear brands you should follow on Twitter. We’ve all heard the cliches. “Build raving fans!” ” “Word of mouth is the best form of advertising!” ” “Delight your customers!” ” These sayings would start to get really annoying if they weren’t 100% correct. As I said in part 1 of this series , it isn’t what you’re saying about your brand on social media as much as it’s about what other people say. Unfortunately, many people only talk about a brand if they have something bad to say. Related articles.
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 | SATURDAY, APRIL 19, 2014
[Twitter] Social Media Letting Its Hair Down
She’s not the only one with short hair right now; take a look at your twitter feed and check out Miley Cyrus’s hair, Emma Watson’s sophisticated short cut and lots of other celebs pulling off the pixie. 'There was the Farrah, and then there was the Rachael, with lots of famous hair before, after and in between. And that was before social media. With social media being such a part of everyday lives now, as soon as a celebrity has a new hair style, it’s out there. People tweet it, Facebook it, pin it. The comments are also all there to go with the hair.
TECHIPEDIA: TAMAR WEINBERG | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2009
[Twitter] Announcing the Newest Social Media Prince
He looks tired from twittering. Kirtsy Likaholix LinkedIn Mahalo Mento Mixx MyBlogLog MySpace Plurk Pownce Propeller Reddit SEOmoz Sphinn StumbleUpon Technorati Toluu Twitter Wikipedia Yahoo! Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal > Announcing the Newest Social Media Prince Announcing the Newest Social Media Prince by Tamar Weinberg on June 3, 2009 Share Many of you have asked where I’ve been over the past few months. But in even bigger news, two weeks ago today, I gave birth to a healthy baby boy. Tamar!
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2009
[Twitter] New “Shift Happens (Did You Know?)” video shows the “shift” is to social media
The new video covers such things as Dell selling $3 million dollars worth of computers on Twitter to Wikipedia being in 200 countries. Karl Fisch and Scott McLeod are globally recognized and applauded for their “Shift Happens (Did You Know?) video series. An updated 4.0 version was released on September 14, 2009 (see video below). I’m a big fan of these videos and this latest one has some great graphical treatments (XPLANE) and as we’ve come to expect, some very salient information. Some interesting information about the video can be found at The Fischbowl.
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.
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014
[Twitter] The Science Behind a Compelling Social Media Campaign
If you need proof just let your computer sit idle for a few minutes with Twitter open. '“Setting up a social media campaign is a piece of cake,” said no marketing professional ever. When it comes to social media-based campaigns, it involves a lot more than just posting content and waiting for the likes and comments to rack up. It involves meticulous planning, endless analysis, and a true understanding of what makes your audience tick. When you design a campaign to specifically work within the realm of social media, you’re dealing with a lot of unknown factors. Work Smarter, Not Harder.
SOCIALNOMICS | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2013
[Twitter] Will the Internet Replace Cable TV?
” Show topics are drawn from social media trends spotted on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and other social media, with data and content presented as part of the show’s interactive material. When friends and neighbors seem to get better and more TV than you do without paying for cable, it’s easy to feel left out of the media loop. Leaving something out” is exactly what more viewers are choosing these days – they’re cutting the umbilical cord to their cable TV subscriptions. The Second-Screen Experience. The Cart or the Horse? TV is a starting point for conversations.
SOCIALNOMICS | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2012
[Twitter] Black Friday 2012 = Record Online Results
Social Sales: Shoppers referred from Social Networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube generated.34 Record Online Sales for Thanksgiving, Fuels Black Friday Retail Surge, Reports IBM. Mobile Commerce Exceeds 16 Percent of Online Sales, led by the iPad: According to IBM US shoppers once again took advantage of early promotions this holiday season, driving a 17.4 percent increase in online sales Thanksgiving Day. This increase set the stage for 20.7 percent growth on Black Friday.The biggest surge came from mobile consumers , with sales reaching 16.3 percent, led by the iPad.
PROBLOGGER | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2010
[Twitter] The 5 Foundations of Social Media Success that No One Talks About
Or that networking platforms like Twitter are a communication tool—not a marketing tactic. She is passionate about helping people make their own path in work and life and can be found on Twitter most days ( @clarelancaster ). This guest post is by Clare Lancaster, of WomenInBusiness.com.au. As I was sitting down to write my first social media column for ProBlogger I was thinking about the best place to start. Should I do a run through of the basics or jump right into reporting on my latest experiment? The rave, by leocub. could talk about the things we’ve all heard before.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2015
[Twitter] How Humanity Drives Customer Experience
Turn Customers Into Advocates After the review process, Bellhops encourages you to share about your experiences in social media (Facebook and Twitter for now, although I think Instagram would be a natural fit for them). 'According to Nielsen, we trust friends and family members’ recommendations 92% of the time. We trust advertising from companies 47% of the time. We fundamentally trust humans more than companies or institutions (highlight to Tweet). This is why the smartest companies don’t act as such. If you get your own truck, they’ll load/unload it. Confirmation.
KIKOLANI | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2011
[Twitter] How to Win a Blogging Contest
When you think about promoting your post like that, then it feels good to share it on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, StumbleUpon, niche networks, forums, blog comments, in other guest posts, email signatures, and simply wherever you can fit it in! Have you ever wanted to make $500+ off of one blog post? Chances are you will not find a writing gig out there which will offer to pay you that much per post. But you can make that kind of money if you enter a blogging contest. What Are Blogging Contests. Link to sponsors on your own blog when your contest post goes live. Related Posts.
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.
SOCIALNOMICS | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2013
[Twitter] We Should be Teaching Students How to Blog
Posts are shared on Facebook and Twitter, and students learn to take pride in their work. 'Social media is the ultimate equalizer. It flattens hierarchy and empowers those with big ideas and hustle to get their message out to the masses. Young people today have an incredible opportunity that is the envy of many big thinkers that came before them. They have a medium in which to share their ideas and passions with the world quicker, cheaper and further reaching than ever before. They can blog. We need to teach young people how to blog. Here are a few lessons I learned from this experience.
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | MONDAY, MAY 3, 2010
[Twitter] This weeks #Social Media Topic: Connecting With Consumers Through Social Media
To follow along and add your POV simply track #sm58 via any Twitter client or follow along via our LIVE page. Posted: May 3rd, 2010 By: Jason Breed. The title of this post pretty much sums it up. So often we get caught up in frameworks and checklists and strategies and everyone is running around looking busy. Meanwhile, back at the ranch where the real work happens, consumers are still being marketed online. How could this be? It is helpful sometimes to take a step back and take a look at what you are doing from the outside looking in. Jake McKee 90-9-1.com. Sound straightforward?
BILL HARTZER | MONDAY, JANUARY 27, 2014
[Twitter] 6 Speakers You Shouldn’t Miss at Pubcon Austin 2014
If you’re not attending the Austin conference, then you should follow the #pubcon hashtag on Twitter so you can see all the latest tweets, that I’m sure will include some great tips from speakers. Usually you can find those posts through the #pubcon Twitter hashtag, as well. And it’s even more timely because Matt Cutts just recently said publicly that Google doesn’t use Twitter or Facebook social signals in rankings. And there will be plenty of live blogging going on, so if you miss a session there will be lots of notes taken. Local Search.
SOCIALNOMICS | THURSDAY, JANUARY 29, 2015
[Twitter] How to Effectively Use Social Media in the Real Estate Industry
Twitter. Twitter is an excellent source of traffic generation and can help you engage a completely new demographic. 'Social media is now considered a critical component of nearly every organization’s internet marketing strategy. This is particularly true in B2C industries where companies succeed based on visibility, relevancy, and engagement. The issue you must consider is whether or not you’re getting the most from the tools you have at your disposal. Using What You’ve Got . One excuse that many professionals make regarding social media is they don’t know where to start.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 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 6 Critical Services Agencies Must Provide to Stay Relevant in Social Media March 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Is there a future for agencies in a social media world? do set people straight about it on Twitter. Forrester Research shows that from 2009-2014, U.S. Me Too.
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
BILL HARTZER | THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014
[Twitter] Apple iPhone Doesn’t Recognize New gTLD Domain Names
'I’ve written before about how Twitter , Facebook , and even recently how Google’s Gmail were or were not recognizing the new gTLD domain names as real domain names. Now today I have discovered that Apple’s iPhone email does not recognize the new gTLDs, as well. But it’s actually even worse with Apple: they don’t recognize.biz,info, and.tv as real domain names, either! IPhone email doesn't recognize gtlds either. Amazing. pic.twitter.com/H4yivvuAe8. — Bill Hartzer (@bhartzer) May 22, 2014. billhartzer.net. billhartzer.org. billhartzer.biz.
ONLINE COMMUNITY STRATEGIST | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2013
[Twitter] Inside Goodsnitch: An interview with Mike Siciliano
I reached out to Goodsnitch on Twitter and heard back from Mike Siciliano, who is in charge of marketing. Visit the website here , or follow Goodsnitch on Twitter : . 'Have you heard of Goodsnitch ? it’s a mobile app that allows users to submit feedback to businesses in a way that is very different from Yelp, TripAdvisor and other review sites. The focus is truly on the feedback. say that because with Goodsnitch, you don’t have to post your comments publicly for the world to see. At first, I found that to be a bit counter-intuitive, but then I found it intriguing.
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.
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.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | SUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2012
[Twitter] Remembering the Dangers of Social Media Research
What I found even more interesting than the research was the negative reaction to it by readers at Convince & Convert , on Twitter, on Google + and elsewhere. This one is true. just know it. Numbers don’t lie. But sometimes we lie to ourselves about what numbers represent. Last week, I wrote a post about new research from ExactTarget that studied Americans’ digital channel preferences. accompanied the post with the somewhat inflammatory headline - New Research: Americans Hate Social Promotions. ” I should have been more careful about that. It stuck with them.
KIKOLANI | FRIDAY, AUGUST 5, 2011
[Twitter] Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Scared Kitty
awesome Twitter content curation tips inspired by Paper.li – want to be the ultimate content curator in your niche? 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 productivity tips for writers – learn how to boost your writing quantity while not sacraficing quality. Business / Career. Tweet.
BILL HARTZER | THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2010
[Twitter] Search Engine Marketing Job Opening: Advertising Inventory Analyst
Twitter: [link]. ICONSTAFF has an opening for a motivated, organized and energetic Advertising Inventory Analyst. The successful candidate must be smart, energetic, organized ad operations professional. he must possess excellent problem solving and analytical skills, be detail oriented, able to multitask in a fast paced and challenging work environment. He have to be good with numbers and calculations, have an in-depth understanding of ad serving back-end and front-end systems and be a team player. The Ad Inventory Analyst is responsible for the delivery of the following critical tasks.
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.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, JULY 6, 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 Tying Together Social Media and Corporate Social Responsibility July 6th, 2010 |Written By: Laura Hall | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Laura Hall , Managing Partner at PainePR. August 12, 2010 (766) Twitter Stream © 2008-2010 Convince & Convert, LLC. Don’t be Shy. Share it! PR?????Target??P&G??facebook???????????SNS??????????????????
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 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 Driving Sales with Relevancy and Utility June 16th, 2010 |Written By: Jeff Molander | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Jeff Molander, professor of digital marketing at Loyola University’s School of Business, public speaker and author of a forthcoming book aimed at improving digital marketing results.