9 Tips for a Successful Webinar Event


Webinars serve multiple purposes. In business, webinars can be a valuable tool for solidifying relationships with your clients. Depending on its content, you may even consider hosting a webinar-for-profit. Then, about an hour or so before your webinar begins send another.

79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Find the answers to those questions and many, many more in this collection of 72 fascinating social media marketing facts and stats for 2012. 70% of marketers plan to increase the number of different social platforms they use in 2012.

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87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

76% of marketers said they planned to increase use of video and YouTube in 2012. ( HubSpot ). 51% maintain blogs, 42% conduct webinars and webcasts, and 41% produce videos. Instagram tripled its user base from 10 million in September 2011 to 30 million by April 2012.

24 of the Best Google+ Guides, Tips, Rants and Raves of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Will Google+ be a “Facebook killer” or just Google’s next failed social network? It’s certainly gaining traction, with over 500 million users now on board, already half of Facebook’s total.

Social Media Efficiency for Nonprofits

Janet Fouts

I’m doing a free webinar on May 30,2012 at 1 PM PST. Fill in the form now to register for the one-hour webinar. Social Media Tips and Tricks efficiency webinarI talk to nonprofits about various aspects of social media just about every day.

Timing Your Social Media Marketing


Eric Boggs, CEO of Argyle Social and Jay Baer, CEO of Convince and Convert , recently teamed up for a terrific webinar that addresses these questions as they pertain to Facebook and Twitter. The webinar covers: The effects of timing on clicks and interactions.

How To Use Influencer Marketing To Launch A New Product

The Realtime Report

If 2012 was the year influencer marketing emerged on the social media marketing scene, 2013 will bring more structure, best practices and better frameworks for leveraging online influencers across marketing initiatives. This is a guest post by Evy Wilkins, VP of Marketing at Traackr.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Supermoon 2012


20 Mistakes that Will Undermine Your Call to Action and Cost You Sales – The most profitable sites use this tactic to convince readers to sign up for a newsletter, download an ebook, attend a webinar, or purchase a product.

8 strategies for Pinterest for business

Janet Fouts

Here’s a recording of a webinar I did for Thirsty Girl to get you started, and if you still have burning questions about using Pinterest for business, post them in the comments below. Pinterest has become a running joke to many.

Generation Y – Reinventing the Way We Communicate


Webinars are a prime example of a missed opportunity. Updating the Webinar Structure. A successful webinar is a joint venture that requires the commitment and attention of speaker(s) and audience. Those of us born between 1980 to 1995 are commonly referred to as Generation-Y.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Sign up right now at a totally reduced cost for 2012 for a limited time. It’s my birthday and I have some great news! In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. And I did.

How Some Big Brands Manage Social Media


I watched an Altimeter webinar the other day that I thought was worth sharing from a “the state of corporate social media” perspective. Altimeter Webinar: A Strategy for Managing Social Media Proliferation, with Jeremiah Owyang from Altimeter Group on Vimeo.

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102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)

Webbiquity SMM

This post, along with 79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012 and 87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012 previously published here, provide a solid foundation for that understanding. Pinterest grew an astounding 379,599% in 2012.

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4 Nearly Guaranteed 2012 Social Media Predictions

Convince & Convert

The team at Awareness (who offer social media management software I like a lot), recently published a terrific, free ebook of 2012 social media predictions. Matt Grant (always gets the short straw and has to moderate my MarketingProfs Webinars ). My 2012 Social Media Predictions.

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6 Strategies for Increasing Fan Engagement on Facebook (Wildfire Research)

The Realtime Report

The full report (free, registration required) is packed with more data and tips, and Wildfire is also hosting a free webinar on Wednesday, August 8th to discuss the results.

The Two Core Elements of B2B Social Media Marketing Success

Webbiquity SMM

Webinars / webcasts. research reports at the top of the funnel; webinars at mid-funnel; product comparisons near the bottom). Compelling: to be shareworthy from your standpoint, the content should compel the reader to take some sort of next step—download a white paper, register for a webinar, subscribe to your newsletter, contact your sales team—some type of action that makes the effort of developing the content worthwhile.

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Free Webinar: Unlock Your Twitter Brilliance

Absolute PA

Here’s what some of the attendees tweeted the last time I held this webinar. If you can’t make it sign up anyway and I’ll send you the webinar recording, deal? When: Wednesday 17th October. Time: 7.00pm UK (11am Pacific, 2pm Eastern, 8pm Central Europe).

Successful Strategies for Distance Learning [CASE STUDY]


Budget cuts across the healthcare spectrum triggered fewer people in seats at our offerings and organically ushered APIC into providing webinars to meet the diverse clinical learning needs of our members and the broader infection prevention community. This post is by Marci D.

Why Generative?


That was a question posed during a Humanize webinar Maddie and I gave last week about the book. Why did we use the not-so-commonly-known word, “generative” in describing one of our human elements.

How’s your community manager doing?


Give them budget to attend webinars like our Think Tank webinars (new 2012 series will be announced soon). Rachel Happe has a really important post at the Community Roundtable about the lack of support she’s seeing for community managers.

How To Get Engagement in Your Online Education


Can you provide some final quick tips for webinar presenters? Rich Finstein interviews Kathi Edwards , a consultant on our CommPartners team, about her take on social learning and online education – and how important these are for getting the engagement everyone is looking for.

How to Leverage Social Media for Successful Marketing and Membership Recruitment


Here are the slides for a webinar I’m conducting today for Springer ; where I’ll be talking to 100 scientific and heathcare societies about their social media marketing efforts.

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How to Humanize Your Nonprofit in the Social Media Age


Are you sad that you missed this awesome webinar ? Wednesday, November 28th, 2012. In this webinar, participants will. Well never fear – we’re doing it again for Avectra. Presented by: Maddie Grant, CAE, SocialFish, LLC. Jamie Notter, Management Solutions Plus.

Buy the Book, and then We Show Up


Or if you order 100 books , we’ll do a customized webinar for you and your people for free ( we normally charge $2,500 for that ).

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Trends for 2012: Social Media Intelligence

Proactive Report

Stacy Poliseo, Internet Marketing Project Manager, Marketing and Communications for Johns Hopkins Medicine has just recently completed a thorough social audit and will share her insights on Friday November 18 on the Bulldog Reporter Social Media for Hospitals webinar.

Google+ for Nonprofits


Don’t miss the second webinar in the Think Tank Summer Series this Thursday at 12 noon ET ! Never fear, all webinars in this series are being recorded, and no matter when you register for the series, you’ll get access to all five.).

MUST READ info on the recent Facebook changes


Lots of good stuff out there analyzing the continuing Facebook changes. Here are two MUST READ posts which will help you make sense of it all. Unraveling the Mystery of Edgerank on Facebook by Kami Huyse at Communication Overtones.

MUST READ: Clay Shirky on Disruption


Will they be able to include their peers, including some who may not specifically be signed up to your webinars, in their learning?

Que Webcasts – Humanize Your Organization Series: 10 Tips for Being More Open


Jamie and I are doing a Humanize webinar for our publisher, Que, later this month. The webinar is TUESDAY MAY 29 at 1 pm ET and is FREE. Would you like to join us?

Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity SMM

” Facebook will Turn Off all FBML on June 01, 2012. As it approaches one billion users, Facebook has evolved from a site where friends and family share photos to an online marketing juggernaut rivaling Google.

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Hubspot 3 launches

Janet Fouts

Whether it’s how to create a landing page that really converts, fine tune your email marketing , or how to make sure nobody misses your next webinar , Hubspot puts out great inbound content to learn from.

Marketing in the Round


Don’t miss the third webinar in the Think Tank Summer Series this Thursday at 2 pm ET ! Never fear, all webinars in this series are being recorded, and no matter when you register for the series, you’ll get access to all five.).

Facebook Timeline For Pages – Free Webinar

Absolute PA

Free Live Webinar. On Wednesday March 14th at 8pm GMT I’m getting together with London’s favourite small business marketing mentor, Tam Fox-Davies, to present a FREE Facebook webinar. Grab A Seat For The Webinar Here. Plus the webinar is on Wednesday!

The Pressures of Content Creation

Social Media Marketing

Scott Monty (@ScottMonty) November 30, 2012 And one of my followers came to the rescue: Why not write about it? :) RT @ scottmonty : Did you ever have writer's block, like for a month? — The marketing world seems ablaze with so-called "content marketing" ideas lately.

How are you going to change the world in 2012?

Janet Fouts

Maddie Grant threw down a glove challenging a number of people to participate in a meme answering the question “ How are you going to change the world in 2012 ?” We’ll be adding social media training webinars or live sessions for non-profits throughout 2012.

How Social Media, Content Transform Marketing from Expense to Investment

Webbiquity SMM

While some aspects of inbound marketing (SEM, email marketing, webinars) clearly remain in the expense column, three of its key components clearly should be classified as investments, as long-term appreciating assets.

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How to Use Pinterest to Advance Your Organization


Well then you’ll be excited to know that our kick-off webinar for the Think Tank Summer Series is this Thursday at 2 pm ET ! Did you have a nice 4th of July break? Feeling rested and ready to take on the world again?

42 Percent of Consumers Complaining in Social Media Expect 60 Minute Response Time

Convince & Convert

There’s still time to subscribe to this edition (which also gets you exclusive access to our grand unveiling Webinar on October 11 ), so if you haven’t parted with your.

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NEW: 3rd Edition of the ProBlogger Book Available [Free Webinar for Early Birds]


Bonus Webinar for Early Bird Buyers. The webinar will take place on Tuesday March 20 at 7pm US Eastern time and will last an hour. It will feature myself and Chris Garrett and the topic will be ‘the Pillars of ProBlogging’ In the webinar Chris and I will walk through 4 key areas of successful profitable blogging and will give some practical tips. To Register for the Webinar. Looking forward to seeing you on the webinar!

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Social Media Monitoring vs. Customer Intelligence Analytics


Based on the questions I often get from marketing practitioners after the webinars and group speaking engagements, there is a considerable confusion about a difference between SSM and Customer Intelligence methodologies. This is a guest post by Gregory Yankelovich. Let's try to define the differences between Social Media Monitoring and Customer Intelligence analysis based on content available on Social Media platforms.