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’s a list of some of our most popular post from 2010: What You Can Learn From H&M’s Use Of Social Media : H&M is one of the businesses that has done some great work in using social media for marketing. 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

Flashback: What Social Was Like in 2010 vs. 2020

Ignite Social Media

As we look forward and wonder what’s in store for the next 10 years, let’s take a look back at what our favorite social media networks looked like in 2010. Facebook – 2010. Facebook becomes the 3 rd largest web company in the US behind Google and Amazon, where it still sits in 2020. Twitter – 2010. Creamer posted the first live off-Earth tweet from the International Space Station on January 22, 2010. YouTube – 2010.

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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. They have achieved to involve their employees, develop a great company culture and to build sustainable relations with customers and their community. Tweet It has been a great year for social media.

Office For Mac Macworld 2010 Recap

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Apple , Social Media / Office For Mac Macworld 2010 Recap | Subcribe via RSS Office For Mac Macworld 2010 Recap February 18th, 2010 Posted in Apple , Social Media Tweet Share This year’s Macworld 2010 was my first Macworld and it was definitely a different tradeshow experience then I am used to.

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The Bees Awards Winners 2010

Mindjumpers

To see the work of the various finalist and winners of the Bees Awards 2010, click here. Companies Embrace Social Media. Tweet Earlier we wrote about The Bees Awards on the blog , which is the 1st international social media competition for marketing and communications professionals.

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Personalities, Policies & Problems: Companies and Employees 2.0

Dave Fleet

This year I’ve thrown my hat in the ring and submitted a SXSW 2011 panel proposal with Scott Stratten (UnMarketing), Chris Barger (General Motors) and Sarah White (HRM Direct) entitled Personalities, Policies & Problems: Companies and Employees 2.0. Our panel will focus on the internal corporate implications of social media adoption within companies from a variety of perspectives: PR agency, corporate communications and HR.

LinkedIn launches company pages | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

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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The Takeaway from Social Media in 2010

Direct Marketing Observations

Most marketers and companies assume correctly that making the TOS’s and EULA’s so ridiculously convoluted, that we as consumers will just get tired of reading and will click the agree button. . Online privacy means a lot to us, but for a majority of us, it’s only important when we know our privacy has been invaded.

16 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Social Media Company

Harp Interactive

I am sure many of you have similar concerns regarding hiring a company for your social media and SEO needs. Even before the interview you must conduct detailed background research and check the company/consultant’s profiles on popular social media platforms. Your first order of business should be to “Google” the company and ascertain their influence and search real-estate-ownership. Check their credentials and the company’s search engine standing for keywords.

For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Mindjumpers Launches Newsletter in Danish Facebook Introduces Location Service: Places » For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social media Posted by Jonas Klit Nielsen Aug 19th, 2010 Tweet One of the things I get asked the most when a conversation hits the subject of social media is what my best advice is. “

For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Mindjumpers Launches Newsletter in Danish Facebook Introduces Location Service: Places » For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social media Posted by Jonas Klit Nielsen Aug 19th, 2010 Tweet One of the things I get asked the most when a conversation hits the subject of social media is what my best advice is. “

Large companies are into social media | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

2010 Digital Marketing Outlook

Social Media Marketing

Certainly, when a company like Ford - from the historically lethargic automotive industry - spends 25% of our marketing budget on digital and social media, you know there's a significant movement afoot. The 2010 Digital Marketing Outlook contains some 70 pages of particularly poignant facts for the U.S. Here are some key takeaways worth calling out: Online Marketing Spending In 2010, two-thirds expect to spend the same or more than in 2009.

The 7 Fluid Absolutes of Social Media for 2010

Direct Marketing Observations

But I also like to measure the collective efforts of both large companies and small when it comes to social media and social media marketing as well, and how it all plays out into today’s economy and how it utlimately affects you, the consumer. As we wind down 2010 with essentially 2 1/2 months to go. I think a lot about measurement.

Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Read on to learn how social media is changing PR, how pitching bloggers is different from traditional media outreach, how to optimize press releases for search and online distribution, which tools should be in your social PR toolbox and more here in some of the best articles and blog posts on social PR of 2010 so far. Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations.

The Most Popular NFL Teams on Twitter and Facebook: 2010 Season

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Popular NFL Teams on Twitter and Facebook: 2010 Season by Adam Sherk on September 15, 2010 With a new football season under way I thought I’d take a look again at the NFL teams that have attracted the largest following to their official Twitter profiles and Facebook pages. Adam is part of the Define Search Strategies consulting team, which is owned by The New York Times Company.

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World Cup 2010 By The Numbers

Idaconcpts

Another big winner, at least on Twitter, was Holland with the TT: ‘Hup Holland Hup’ There were also losers such as Galvão Bueno, a famous Brazilian narrator and broadcaster, fellvictim of a huge twitter phenomenon when millions of twitter users told him to shut up during the 2010 World Cup opening show. Here is a breakdown of the World Cup 2010 by the numbers. This World Cup edition was full of excitement, amazing long-range goals, and a psychic octopus!

Top Social Media and Marketing Books of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

The book is written in case study fashion, taking the reader through a realistic scenario of a midsized company struggling to build on its past success and take sales to the next level… Website Optimization – Speed, Search Engine & Conversion Rate Secrets by Andrew King. Stumped for that last-minute Christmas idea? Books make great gifts, and there’s still time to order for pre-Christmas delivery.

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. If you don’t know who @Comcastcares is or was, it was merely one of the first large companies/individuals to take Twitter and use it as a direct bridge or line of communication into Comcast customer service for real time/any time help of customer service issues.

Link Love Monthly: Best of September 2010

SocialFish

How To Be The Jack Bauer Of Your Company (Adam Singer). Here’s a monthly selection of links to some of the most interesting posts that we’ve read and shared over the last 30 days. These kinds of posts are what inform our own writing here at SocialFishing; hope you’ll dip in and out at your leisure!

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. “Your picture could appear in the November issue of Fast Company magazine as part of an amazing photo spread. It’s a pyramid scheme where nobody really makes money( except for Fast Company maybe by selling ads and magazines).

Report: social media concerns for companies | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

2010 – Welcome to the Age of Customer Service

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Combining two of the most customer focused organizations I am aware of on the web and making one of the most powerful customer centric companies out there. In this world where customers can create content at the drop of a hat – displaying their love or hate for a given company – should not be taken lightly. It’s an odd dynamic I see in play today – Using Social Media to Deepen Customer Relations An obvious win for companies looking to jump into Social.

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. Here is what you can learn from the company to achieve a more engaging and growing community. by Sara Hansson Oct 4th, 2010 TweetSome days ago I wrote the blog post on how H&M use social media to amuse, involve, help and make it easy for their customers to buy [.]

13 Soft Skills Needed for Companies Selling Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

Do you ever stop and think about how much you’ve actually read and heard about social media? Especially the “how-to&# stuff, or the all encompassing “list&# ? There’s one every day. Yet one of the things that is often overlooked in a lot of the blog posts and conferences I attend, are the soft skills needed to achieve success. What are those?

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How Social Is Your Company, Really?

Socialized

Your company is truly social, isn’t it? Being social, or being engaged with consumers, is a deep cultural attitude that a company either has or doesn’t have. Here are just a couple of popular social media tools in use by businesses of all sizes, and a couple questions I would ask in determining if the company is truly engaged through these channels. Company Contact Info. Do you have company social media contact info (your Twitter, Facebook, etc.

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

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. Reply Laurel Papworth says: August 9, 2010 at 11:23 am You missed a bunch of quotes – he spoke about women not being able to dominate or lead in a “large number of areas&# not simply that women’s interests are different.

What Does it Mean When Social Media Companies Can’t Survive?

Direct Marketing Observations

Both companies had traffic and users, and both applications were free, but the problem was, they could not figure out how to make a living off of a social utility. I hate that model; and yet as we speak in 2010, we have 2 companies that needed traffic to grab advertisers, and to a certain degree had half of that equation, and yet still couldn’t survive. Sure we’ve had a ton of companies that have gone belly up , but what does it mean today?

Link Love Monthly: Best of November 2010 [experimental]

SocialFish

Everybody’s Doing It: How Marketers Are Utilizing Social Media In 2010 (Flowtown Blog). Recommend your favorite products and services on LinkedIn Company Pages (LinkedIn Blog). Here’s a monthly selection of links to some of the most interesting posts that we’ve read and shared over the last 30 days. These kinds of posts are what inform our own writing here at SocialFishing; hope you’ll dip in and out at your leisure!

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. A strategy was developed and plans were made, but the company wasn’t aligned as an organization on when and how to jump in. The third is a consumer goods company.

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. Election 2010: GetUp Tony Abbott Mashup is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. After the last election, all the government websites were wiped. That’s how it works.

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. It’s built on more than 2 years of experience applying social technologies in the Enterprise and covers what is possible now, and what will be possible with SharePoint 2010. Building an Analytics solution with SharePoint 2010, Microsoft CRM and BI – 200 Level. june 2010 lionel gomes da rosa sharepoint social crm

Why are companies allowing you to operate without a net in social media?

Direct Marketing Observations

According to a May 2010 study by Digital Brand Expressions , 59% of social marketers are operating “without a game plan.” I’m not sure who is at more fault here, the marketer or the company they work for? And yet it’s happening, alot! How is that possible? I would understand that a small number might not do this, but half? Six out of Ten are just creating Facebook, Youtube and Twitter profiles? What’s the point?

Job Hunting at a Marketing Company

Ari Herzog

This screenshot is so ambiguous it could apply to any company’s marketing material. I recently applied for a marketing position without knowing the name of the company, and received the following email within two days that pointed me to this nondescript website: I am pleased to tell you that we are interested in meeting with you to further discuss career opportunities with COMPANY-NAME-HERE. See how it can apply to any company?

Social Media Consultants & Companies-The truth can be found in their numbers

Direct Marketing Observations

Let’s say I’m in a need of a social media company or consultant, and that business claims to be all things social. Before I get to that, let me first offer up that I know that there are lots of good, solid social media consultants and companies who do great work. Here’s what I would do to quickly vet someone or some company that claims to “be&# social.

19 Marketing Experts Share Tips and Insights – Inbound Marketing Summit 2010 Preview

Justin Levy

What currently drives the most business value for your company? As we get closer to the Inbound Marketing Summit on October 6-7th (you can save 50% off using source code EBOOK50), Mike Volpe of HubSpot and I teamed up to conduct a survey of the speakers. We had a total of 19 speakers respond, including Chris Brogan , David Meerman Scott , Dharmesh Shah , Steve Garfield , Scott Stratten and more.

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Social Media Trends in 2010

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Thoughts on Social Media Trends in 2010 by cinta5 on November 4, 2009 David Armano of HarvardBusiness.org published on Monday what he believes to be the social media trends in 2010. Your company will have a social media policy (and it might actually be enforced) This will become a must. I think companies can learn to integrate them and help their brand.

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Social Media Dominates 2010 PR Planning, But SEO Increasingly in.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Social Media Dominates 2010 PR Planning, But SEO Increasingly in the Mix by Adam Sherk on December 2, 2009 A new whitepaper from Vocus with their 2010 PR Planning Survey results has some encouraging statistics about the increasing role of search engine optimization in the overall PR mix. Not surprisingly, social media gets the most attention with 80% of respondents indicating they plan to do more with it in 2010.

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