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. Twitter – 2010. Creamer posted the first live off-Earth tweet from the International Space Station on January 22, 2010. By November 2010, the astronauts’ communal account (@NASA_Astronauts) was posting an average of 12 tweets per day. YouTube – 2010.

Owning your Twitter Hashtags | Freelance Social Media

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Owning your Twitter Hashtags by Jesse on January 21, 2010 We’ve all been in the situation where we are trying to follow something on Twitter, be it a conference, athletic event or news story. Usually you can stumble upon several hashtags that are relevant to the event or the organization but have you ever wondered where they came from?

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50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

You’ll find the answers to these questions and many more here in 50 of the best Twitter tools, posts, how-to guides and rants of 2010 so far. Brian Solis provides a wealth of statistics that answer these questions and more, e.g., 87% of Americans said they were familiar with Twitter in 2010, up from just 26% in 2009. Secrets of Twitter Hashtags (For Those Still Unsure) by Interactive Insights Group.

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Digging-in to the new Radian6 Dashboard Improvements

Dave Fleet

The main implication: you can specifically identify @replies and hashtags; especially useful when searching for a hashtag that may double as a regular word. Tweet Last week, Radian6 announced a whole raft of improvements to their platform and to their engagement console. Our team uses Radian6 for many clients, and I’ve used the tool for several years now, so I thought I’d take some time to dig into the updates and distill the key improvements for you.

Social Media Postulate #639: On Influence

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: hashtagsocialmedia social media hashtag socialmedia social media influencers

Free State Social 2010 – Lawrence KS #FSSocial | Freelance Social.

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Free State Social 2010 – Lawrence KS #FSSocial by cinta5 on December 4, 2009 Whitney Matthews ( @WhitneyMathews ) announced this morning a social media conference being held April 2010 in our backyard-Lawrence, KS.

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4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) | Main | Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15 » January 14, 2010 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media Originally posted on January 16, 2009. Details have been updated for 2010. Twitter : Follow @MLKDay and/or use the hashtag #MLKDAY to discuss news and events surrounding the 2010 National MLK Day of Service.

This weeks #Social Media Topic: Managing the Effectiveness of Your Social Programs #SM55

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: hashtagsocialmedia social media marc meyer jason breed hashtag social media tac anderson

7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks December 21st, 2010 Tweet I first heard about Amplify earlier this year; I believe it was at the January chapter meeting of IABC/DC Metro. Incorporating hashtags being used on Twitter into Amplify: [link] when they introduced hashtags to Amplify.

This weeks #Social Media Topic: Connecting With Consumers Through Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

Posted: May 3rd, 2010 By: Jason Breed. Tags: hashtagsocialmedia social media marc meyer jason breed Kyle Lacy hashtag social media 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?

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Augmented Reality in Sports

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Augmented Reality in Sports by cinta5 on January 28, 2010 [tweetmeme]Just wanted to share a couple of videos with you. Below the IBM Seer app used at this years Australian Open and the other is EyePly’s preview of an augmented reality app that will be released in 2010.

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Snapping at Synapses: Why Digital Death Sucks

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Snapping at Synapses: Why Digital Death Sucks December 4th, 2010 Tweet I know I said yesterday that I couldn’t find the words to adequately express my thoughts about the “Digital Death&# campaign, but I just couldn’t help myself. Weekly Roundup: Unsung Heroes | Waxing UnLyrical says: December 5, 2010 at 5:02 am [.]

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10 Reasons to Work for a Startup [#whyworkforstartup]

The Marketing Blog

The hashtag was rightly so #whyworkforstartup. Like any typical evening, we’re busy working on our office desks. Suddenly @santoshpanda sparked of a bright initiative that led to exchange of some interesting thoughts. The channel was ‘Twitter’ and to participate you had to answer the reasons for working in a startup. Here are ’10′ tweets captured from the minihashtag stream about this topic. Want to discover other tweets?

Crowdsourcing the Impact of Social Media on Non Profit Organizations

Direct Marketing Observations

Last week we had the pleasure to have Beth Kanter host our weekly tweetchat over at Hashtag social media. The subject was obviously about Non Profit Organizations and how social media can play favorably with them. This is the sweet spot for Beth and as a host, I have to say she was beyond amazing. She embodied all of the qualities you would want in someone engaged with their audience. Below is a summary deck of what occurred in this one hour tweetchat.

How To: Enjoy SXSW (Without Being at SXSW)

Almost Savvy

If you’re using Twitter and finding that the SXSW tweets are clogging your stream while you’re trying to focus on other content, before unfollowing your friends en masse, check out these options to simply “mute&# tweets containing certain keywords or hashtags. Register Now for LeWeb 2010 © 2010 Almost Savvy.

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Making The Most Of A Twitter Chat

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Making The Most Of A Twitter Chat September 2nd, 2010 Tweet Huddle, huddle, roil and muddle I remember the first Twitter chat I attended. Anyone can participate if they jump on to the hashtag, regardless of whether they specialize in that particular field or not.

Help Bring Noor and Ramsay Home | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Help Bring Noor and Ramsay Home Written on August 22, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , personal 1 Comment - Leave a comment! Show your support on Twitter and encourage your network to help Noor and Ramsay by using the hashtag #noorramsay Thank you for the help and everything you do from here.

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Top 10 Tips on Planning a Blogger Event

Mindjumpers

Incorporate a Twitter hashtag – using a hashtag on your invite can really help news of your event spread. Tweet Blog post written by Georgina Coates who is Senior Digital Strategist at UK based, integrated communications agency Kindred. Follow George on Twitter @GeorgieC and catch her own social media thoughts at: What’s a Girl to Do? Working in both PR and digital comms I have been involved with a number of blogger relations campaigns throughout the years.

17 Tweetchats for Social Media, Marketing and PR folks

Direct Marketing Observations

Active hashtag throughout the week, with chats taking place on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. the #1 monthly hashtag chat for recruiters on Twitter that takes place the last Wednesday of each month at 9pm Eastern at #TNL. Yesterday I threw out a tweet about 125 twitter chats worth checking out on Google Docs.

New Year's Resolutions for Job Seekers

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali New Year’s Resolutions for Job Seekers December 2nd, 2010 Tweet Are you planning to add job seeking to your list of New Year’s resolutions? If you’re in job-hunting mode, make sure you sign on to the December 8 HAPPO Twitter chat from 9-10 pm ET (remember to use the #happo hashtag to follow and participate in the chat).

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The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza!

Jason Yormark

February 1st, 2010 Posted in Apple , Social Media Tweet Share Three months ago I accepted a contract position that would have me help build the social media and community plan for Mac Office. You can earn a second entry by tweeting anything (preferably something clever of course) using the #officeformac hashtag. Related posts: Office For Mac Macworld 2010 Recap 5 Ways To Become Social Media Relevant Social Media Book Package Giveaway!

Monitor Your Brand Online-Part 1

Harp Interactive

Tags (keywords on social bookmarking sites and Twitter Hashtags). One of the main objectives for all social media marketing initiatives for a brand is to “ navigate the narrative&#. In other words, to ensure that your competitors or disgruntled customers don’t steer conversations in a way that put you on the defensive. In order to cultivate the conversations taking place in the social media arena, you need to know that they’re happening!

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How A Fake Taxidermist Is Keeping AT&T On Its Toes

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali How A Fake Taxidermist Is Keeping AT&T On Its Toes September 27th, 2010 Tweet Remember how @BPGlobalPR , the fake BP “PR&# Twitterfeed took off? I follow their company news, monitor the #ATTSUCKS hashtag on Twitter, and pay close attention to my own user experience.

50+ ways to search Twitter | Shuaism

Josh S Peters

Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media , twitter » 50+ ways to search Twitter 50+ ways to search Twitter Written on April 15, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media , twitter 15 Comments - Leave a comment! Hashtags, people, conversations, topics, etc.

Social Media Chat Tuesday, July 21st

Adam Cohen

You can follow along with the hashtag #SM69 (for the 69th time they have had this weekly discussion). Related Posts Social Media in 2010: Getting Smarter (6) Untapped CRM: Social Breadcrumbs (36) The Digital Five Tool Player (7) Making the Leap: Why Companies Struggle with Social Media (9) On Beyond Snake Oil (1) [link] Tweets that mention AdamCohen: Social Media Chat Tuesday, July 21st: There are regular chats on Twitter, and then there’s hashtagsocia… — Topsy.com [.]

This weeks #Social Media Tweetchat Topic: Socializing My Business – What Comes After the Chit-Chat?

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: social media hashtag social media jason breed kris colvin marc meyer social business

Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online

Harp Interactive

Hashtags. This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring. In case you missed the first blog post, here is the link: Monitor Your Brand Online. Online Reputation Monitoring can be as simple as creating alerts on Google or as comprehensive as subscribing to a syndicated monitoring service like Radian6 that gives you a complete platform to listen, measure and engage with your customers across the entire social web.

There is no point in using Twitter for your business. Wait, Yes there is…

Direct Marketing Observations

You may have to add hashtags that matter. Given some recent Twitter data that shows that most people don’t actually “use&# Twitter-Why in the hell should we sit here and tell SMB’s to use Twitter to listen, to monitor and “be&# where there customers are when a) Their customers might not be on there, b) They don’t have time to use it and c) Those customers or competitors that might be using it are using it wrong and d) There is essentially nothing there.

Some Brand Haiku Humor

Adam Cohen

You can find more Haikus by following the chain on to Jason Falls , and by watching Twitter for the hashtag #brandhaiku. Social Media in 2010: Getting Smarter (6). Good friend Aaron Strout had a moment of inspiration on a plane and decided to challenge a few friends to come up with Haikus about recent brand experiences. In his continuing reign as the Kevin Bacon of Social Media, Aaron was quickly able to recruit a list of talented marketers to join in the fun.

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PR Is As PR Does

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali PR Is As PR Does October 28th, 2010 Tweet Just a little bit crazy This has been a bit of a crazy week for me (actually, it’s been a bit of a crazy last few weeks for me, but who’s counting?). 1 – 2:30 pm ET, follow/participate on Twitter using the #netsol hashtag.

Best Business Blogging Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

The brilliant Joe Pulizzi shares his list of 35 “common and some uncommon&# methods for promoting a blog, from putting your blog URL on your business cards and leveraging Twitter hashtags to showcasing employees and using the blog as your customer FAQ. Best Business Blogging Tips and Guides of 2010 (So Far), Part 1. Best Business Blogging Tips and Guides of 2010 (So Far), Part 2. How can you improve your blog’s position in search engines? Grow your audience?

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18 reasons a social media snake oil salesman might want out

Direct Marketing Observations

5) Spamming hashtags wasn’t driving any business. Last week I wrote a post that got a tremendous amount of love from the folks over at social media today and rightly so, it was all the reasons why I love social media. But what if you were sick of it? What if you were a snake oil salesman trying to cash in on the social media phenomenon and you were starting to realize that this social media stuff sucked?

This weeks #socialmedia tweetchat topic: The Next Big Thing is So Last Year #sm49

Direct Marketing Observations

Hashtags: #socialmedia, #sm49. When: Tuesday, March 2nd / Noon Eastern. Topic: The Next Big Thing is So Last Year. In the 49th edition of this popular and long-running chat series , Greg Verdino of Powered and Crayon fame,will be tackling on of his favorite topics and biggest business bugaboos — marketers’ exuberant (and often irrational) obsession with the next big thing, the flavor of the month, the latest but not-necessarily-greatest shiny object.

Should Your Social Networks Mingle?

Direct Marketing Observations

Occasionally I add the #li hashtag to a tweet, but otherwise I keep them separate. A lot of the apps and web services that come across the desk lately have to do with consolidation and aggregation. In fact, back in April there was a pretty good post in Social Media Today on 7 social media aggregation tools that you should use that caught my eye. I went through the list and I was familiar with 4 of them. But there’s a larger point I want to make here. Actually 2 points. Point #1.

MeasurePR, the Don Bartholomew Edition Round II

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali MeasurePR, the Don Bartholomew Edition Round II September 21st, 2010 Tweet I probably sound like a breathless teenager But last week’s #measurepr chat with Don Bartholomew was Awesome. Just follow along and/or participate on Twitter (or Tweetgrid or Tweetchat) using the #measurepr hashtag.

Real-time Search Optimization for News Sites

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Real-time Search Optimization for News Sites by Adam Sherk on March 16, 2010 The major search engines are making real-time search a priority, resulting in good visibility opportunities for news sites especially for breaking news. Adam Sherk April 13, 2010 at 1:03 pm Thanks Jason.

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10 social links, posts and sites you might have missed

Direct Marketing Observations

1) Nevertheless, this post The New 2010 Social Media Data Flow, With Buzz is about content creation on multiple platforms and data flow, who see it, where do they see it and how to avoid duplication. 7) Suppose you were one of those folks who still doesn’t quite understand the whole Twitter Hashtag thing , well here’s a post that answers every question you may have ever had about them.

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Monitoring “G”

Direct Marketing Observations

I was pulling some info about tomorrow’s # hashtag social media host Shel Holtz when I came across a video on his Posterous page about Gatorade’s brand monitoring war room. The video is well done and I love how they are investing time and effort in polishing and managing the brand via a social media war room. But it was the comment below the video that bothered me. ooohhhhhh amazing !! You check the stats? of your websites ???

Content Aggregation: The Future of (B2B and Consumer) Media?

Webbiquity SMM

These technologies include Browse My Stuff (which powers both the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer ) and Paper.li , which enables users to create custom online “newspapers&# based on a Twitterer and his/her followers, a hashtag subject or a Twitter list. “Traditional&# media is struggling. Weekly news magazines are declining, newspapers are shriveling, and industry trade magazines are downsizing.

50+ ways to search Twitter

Josh S Peters

Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media , twitter » 50+ ways to search Twitter 50+ ways to search Twitter Written on April 15, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media , twitter 15 Comments - Leave a comment! Hashtags, people, conversations, topics, etc.