Top Posts About Social Media During 2010

Mindjumpers

During the year of 2010, we have gained more readers on our blog, which we of course are very happy about. Here is what you can learn from the company to achieve a more engaging and growing community. campaign co-creation companies Disney Facebook Flavors.me

5 Great Social Media Initiatives in 2010

Mindjumpers

Much has happened and many new features, services and platforms has seen it light or been developed during 2010 – and it has led to much writing here on our blog. The soda company understood how to make us of social media when developing new flavors.

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Community platforms do not equal community

SocialFish

conference in New Orleans about “Building Your Tradeshow Community Online&#. The presentation applies to any event community. We talked about the ecosystem – what your open community online actually looks like. Building Your Tradeshow Community Online.

5 Great Social Media & Community Job Resources

Jason Yormark

Tweet It’s amazing to me how quickly social media and community management have exploded in the job market. There’s some great resources out there to target your job search when it comes to social media and community management jobs. Tags: Community Social Media

Link Love Monthly: Best of September 2010

SocialFish

How To Be The Jack Bauer Of Your Company (Adam Singer). Offline-to-Online-to-Offline: Lessons Learned in Building a Custom Community Platform (Frogloop).

Why Facebook’s Community Pages Could Give Brands Headaches

Dave Fleet

A couple of weeks ago I received a worried call from a friend working in PR for a large company. Her opening question went something like: “What the heck are Community Pages on Facebook, and why is there one for my company?&#. Community Pages 101.

Link Love Monthly: Best of February 2010

SocialFish

11 Mind-Blowing Reasons Your Company Needs Facebook (Jay Baer). The State of Social Media Around the World 2010 (Brian Solis). The mind of a Community Manager (Jake McKee). 6 Truths of Building a Successful Online Community (Mack Collier on LAF).

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Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study

The Marketing Blog

39 pm Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Jump to Comments We recently did a study to understand how the businesses in India are using twitter. For this study we profiled 66 companies from ’9′ verticals and analysed them on different quantitative & qualitative parameters like no. Iffort Consulting , a NCR based social media consulting firm has researched the Twitter usage by companies in India.

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Fast Company Pulls a Fast One

Janet Fouts

Fast Company has been a darling of the geek set since it first launched. The magazine is full of the coolest gadgets, the hippest companies and really good information and the website is a vibrant community. Like Fast Company’s reputation.

What Happens When the Mega Personal Brand Leaves the Company?

Direct Marketing Observations

The biggest reason is that we, the social media community lose our poster child/ case study of how one person with one tool/platform can transform how a company operates in the social media spectrum of customer service. What does the company do?

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. Really, many people trying to describe Online Community Managers, end up sounding like this: Others may know what Community Manager is, but don’t know exactly how much it entails.

What You Can Learn From H&M's Use Of Social Media | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

» What You Can Learn From H&M’s Use Of Social Media Posted by Sara Hansson Oct 1st, 2010 Tweet H&M is one of the businesses that has done some great work in using social media for marketing. It’s in peoples’ nature to be part of communities – so let them be a part.

7 Skill Sets for Nurturing Open Community

Convince & Convert

Tweet Guest post as part of the virtual book tour by Maddie Grant and Lindy Dreyer to explore concepts from their new book Open Community : a little book of big ideas for associations navigating the social web. You Don’t Have to Own A Community to Build Community.

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Australia Sharepoint Conference June 16/17 2010

Laurel Papworth

The guff on the front page says: This will be THE Australian SharePoint Conference to learn about both SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010. Building an Analytics solution with SharePoint 2010, Microsoft CRM and BI – 200 Level. june 2010 lionel gomes da rosa sharepoint social cr

Election 2010: GetUp Tony Abbott Mashup

Laurel Papworth

In 2007 I blogged on Kevin07 portal: We will see more of ‘static portal hybrid hosted social networks’ for a while – companies and government distancing themselves from the challenges of social networks by outsourcing to social network platforms.

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How Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

SocialFish

Steger & Dik, 2010). What if there was a way to create sustained engagement in communities and collaborative experiences that harnessed genuine motivation and strove for positive outcomes for participants? Purpose-Driven Communities. Shared Purpose of Community .

Marketing, community, support or all of the above?

Dave Fleet

Like many other people at the time, I was interested in the humanizing effect that social media could have for companies. While companies were previously faceless, anonymous entities, suddenly they could have a face, and interact with the people who cared about them. Tweet.

Making the Leap: Why Companies Struggle with Social Media

Adam Cohen

How many people at your company are trained, equipped and empowered to talk to customers? How many customers does your company have? No doubt the numbers stack up in a heavy ratio against people inside the company that are trained to engage them.

Facebook Removal of Fanpages. Community Pages.

Laurel Papworth

But they are bloody good for distribution… This is not to be confused with inappropriate deletions due to community behavioural guidelines e.g. slurs on minority groups – Gay author has Band Fags page removed. Fanpage vs community vs brand vs groups. Community Pages.

Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities I’d like to use this blog post to step out of our social-networking-for-business mentality and talk a little bit about using social networking for special causes. More here: Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities … [.]

How Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

SocialFish

Steger & Dik, 2010). What if there was a way to create sustained engagement in communities and collaborative experiences that harnessed genuine motivation and strove for positive outcomes for participants? Purpose-Driven Communities. Shared Purpose of Community .

How Disney Reached 100 Million Page Likes on Facebook

Mindjumpers

The company has been around for 109 years and is loved by people all over the world – no doubt the company is “liked” on Facebook too. Since August 2009, Disney started posting regularly on Facebook and their community grew wide.

Five Social Media Predictions for 2010

Socialized

Here are my five social media predictions for 2010. A few AR applications have been rolled out by progressive marketers and other organizations this year, but 2010 will be the year AR explodes. These companies could end up being acquired. Certainly all of these companies are active in the Web 2.0 2010 could be the year that happens, or the year we see the first enterprise application/environment that achieves pervasive status. company — or Web 1.5

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Noting that “Smart and savvy companies have positioned themselves as authoritative experts and trusted sources of information by creating their own content,&# Gordon Plutsky outlines a six-step process for consistently connecting with prospects through relevant, compelling content. A Cheat Sheet to Help You Conquer Social Media by Fast Company. Five Rules for Responsible Social Marketing by Fast Company. You need help from the power users in that community.

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Event: Australian Institute of Company Directors AICD social media

Laurel Papworth

I’m heading over to New Zealand from 12th to 15th May 2010 to participate in social media forum at the Australian Institute of Company Directors Annual Conference. Speakers: Laurel Papworth, Online Community Strategist, World Communities.

5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Marketing Effort

Mindjumpers

Each of these profiles gives us a chance to connect with new communities in different ways, but each network needs to be managed and updated. Furthermore, it is also a vital step that your name is memorable and representative of your company.

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The truth in online health communities

Harp Interactive

Like any company with marketing-savvy, they put in place an aggressive, integrated SEO and social media marketing plan in order to saturate the search engines with “their&# side of the story.

Facebook talks like a pirate. Movember and online community rituals

Laurel Papworth

Ahoy Me Hearties: One of the tasks our online community managers undertake with clients (PR or Marketing agencies, or companies) is to build out a Social Media Conversation Diary – a list of tasks and engagement activities to keep online community members entertained and loyal.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. 2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Community Management/Engagement. All companies do.

Fetching Friday – The First Resources Mashup of 2010

Kikolani

Why comments build community on a blog. How to use a company blog for your personal branding strategy. 6 new business books for 2010. SEO predictions for 2010. 55 Twitter tools to use in 2010. 2010 social media wishlist for Facebook, StumbleUpon, and Twitter. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a humorous Happy Holiday, and the week in review at kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup.

Public Relations becomes Community Relations – Social Media

Laurel Papworth

If you have the relationship with the community, and they like and respect you, it’s tough to turf you out and go with a competitor agency. Build and manage the community and you automatically take on a “public relations manager&# role. Well, what if you manage PR for a cosmetic company? But tomorrow, the company that manages say, the largest community of women in the right demographic online, becomes a public relations company.

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

It happens in all industries, but lately I’ve seen retail companies keep their “Consumer Insight&# group focused on traditional insight like mall traffic patterns and planograms. Do your customers have a need for community, convenience, or collaboration?

#1: Mistakes Companies Make on Twitter TIMELINES VELOCITY

Laurel Papworth

on mistakes companies make when using Twitter for business. Entering online communities is easy (mostly) but working effectively is hard. Tip: If you are going to put your company on Twitter, think of it as a strategy not a campaign.

PR Trend 2010: Companies will realize social media can’t be outsourced to PR

Proactive Report

No wonder networked markets have no respect for companies unable or unwilling to speak as they do. Do you have a content strategy that speaks to the needs of your community? Then it’s over to the company or organization to foster the relationships.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. If you are officially representing your company, you’d want to create an Official Page.

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The Intersection of Online Communities and Learning Management Systems

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on Online Community Results. SocialFish and OCR partner on many online community strategy and implementation projects – contact us if you need help with yours. Community platforms are already being used for learning objectives.

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3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many companies partake in this “shiny toy syndrome&# and do it all without a plan or strategy in place. Just do it while giving back to the community as well. Reply Tamar Weinberg August 25, 2010 at 3:23 pm Well said, Jin. Reply Tamar Weinberg August 26, 2010 at 9:23 am 1.

In Time of Social Media Crisis – How Do You Respond?

Mindjumpers

Posted by Sara Hansson Sep 22nd, 2010 Tweet As part of people’s digital identity, we join communities and groups that are relevant to us and to our interests. More importantly – social media let people demand more from companies, which can result into great changes in the world.

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BRIAN SOLIS KICKS OFF THE 2010 FACEBOOK SUCCESS SUMMIT

Myrland Marketing

5) &# The ave user is connected to over 80 community pages, groups or events [on Facebook].&# 19) “The last mile in Social Media: It takes a human being to connect you to the company.&# B N Pramodh Nancy Myrland October 12, 2010 at 1:54 pm Thanks Pramodh!

The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases by Adam Sherk on June 29, 2010 Unique, one-of-a-kind, best-of-breed…blah, blah, blah. Shane Harmon June 30, 2010 at 4:44 am Great post Adam.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 At its current rate, Twitter will process almost 10 billion tweets in 2010. Roundup of the Top Internet and Social Media Statistics by Awareness Community.

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

If you wanna try it out for the first time, you can go for one of the free services, but if you are a company or a brand, you should go for the selfhosted Wordpress option.

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Facebook Tip: How To Choose Who Can See Your Friends

Almost Savvy

What if you wanted to impress everyone by showing off that you’re connected to that famous author who wrote that book, that socialite who keeps getting into trouble and a couple of 20-something CEOs who just sold their companies and are now billionaires?

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