What Is An API (Application Programing Interface)?

Josh S Peters

To read the full article visit Social Media Launchpad -> What Is An API (Application Programing Interface)? Social Media Launchpad

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Social Media News Ticker: Pinterest Adds Place Pins, Vine Goes Global

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, Vine and Livefyre: Place Pins (image: Pinterest blog). Any social media updates that we missed? Social Media News Ticker Facebook Facebook privacy Instagram LinkedIn Livefyre Pinterest Place Pins Realtidbits social media news Twitter Twitter app Vine Xbox One Youtube

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Your Constantly Evolving, Constantly Changing Social Media Plan

Stay N' Alive

In a world of "Generation Me", with Millenials being raised on the internet and using technology and social media for most of their lives, marketing, and technology is so much different! It''s for this reason that social networks evolve so quickly. In this ever-changing world of social media, marketers and business owners need to be willing to adapt very quickly, and look to the future, expecting these technologies to change fast, and the rules that go with them.

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PLEASE Don’t Visit My Google+ Page! Here’s Why.

SocMed Sean

Most of you probably know that Google+ has been around for a couple of years now and is Google’s attempt to overcome the hideous social media experiments of Google Wave and Google Buzz. While all that sounds like the nirvana of social media networks… Google+ has had a slow start , mostly because of it’s inability to draw average users away from Facebook and Twitter. This is different from putting your social media publication on auto-pilot.

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Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth

Sydney social media course 2013. Walk away with a social media strategy, campaign, tools. Facebook, Twitter, Social Media Dashboards, Google Plus, Social Media Measurement. Sydney Social Media Course . Are you looking for an intensive social media strategy and campaign course with hands on practical setting up of blogs, Facebook, Twitter and other social media tools? Measuring Social Media.

Facebook testing new tools for business and personal use

The Way of the Web

On Monday, they announced that selected news individuals can now integrate real-time information by using either a Public Feed or Keyword Insights API. These tools will become available for other media partners and Facebook Preferred Marketing Developers in the near future. Blog Marketing Social Media Marketing api facebook keyword insights api professional skills public feed api

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It’s Official: Twitter Files For IPO.

Myrland Marketing

One of the worst-kept secrets in Social Media is coming true. Twitter (@twitter) September 12, 2013. Well, I don’t know, but let’s take a look at what we have to compare it to in this relatively new, wild, crazy world we call Social Media. LinkedIn is very safe, has a maturity about it, and has put its stake in the ground as THE business social networking site. IT’S OFFICIAL! Twitter has filed for IPO.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks


Do you have a burning question you want to ask the support team at a popular social network, but you gave up because you couldn’t find the actual contact form through the endless maze of self-serve support documentation? LinkedIn may be one of the simplest social networks to contact. API, Apps and mobile. API Policy support. Have you had luck with contacting these social networks or others? Social Media Facebook

Two Tools to Manage Twitter Chats With Ease

Janet Fouts

If you participate in Twitter chats regularly you’re as sad as I am to hear that Twitter’s API changes made it difficult for some applications to work. read this: “ How to Participate in a Tweet Chat “ Social Media Networks Twitter strategy Video OneQube Twitter Twitter chat Twubs TweetChat.com and TweetGrid.com were both casualties. OneQube.

10 Search and Social Posts You Don’t Want to Miss (1.7)

Josh S Peters

By using statistics, we can overcome these situations and generate actionable analysis… How to Do SEO in 2013. My Facebook feed (a free service I use from time to time, which you may be aware allows me to maintain social contact with my friends – with, of course, a backdrop of adverts that I can choose not to click on…) has been awash with rampant anger regarding Instagram’s now aborted plan to sell your family album. The Demographics of Social Media Users — 2012.

5 Data-Backed Social Media Trends You Need to Know for 2019

Buffer Social

2019 is here and gone are the days where generating audience engagement on social media was primarily a passive process. The brands that are successful in delivering personalized experiences to their audiences are the brands that are likely to thrive with their social media strategies in the coming year. But in order to be able to capitalize on this and everything else social media has to offer, you have to know what’s coming!

3 Strategies to Make Big Content Work for Your Brand

Convince & Convert

We look at the numbers of social shares, links, mentions and page views. Social media penetration (total share numbers on-site and across syndication channels). We love to create interactive content that updates itself (by pulling data from API’s for example) — but there are many ways to extend the longevity of your content. For Salesforce, we helped get the Social Success content microsite up and running in a few months, from a standing start.

The Next Great Social Marketing Opportunity: The Internet of Things

Convince & Convert

In late 2012, we shared an article on the TopCoder Blog entitled 2013: the Year of the Sensor – Your Year to Innovate in the Physical Realm. 2013 was the watershed year where we witnessed the continuous invasion of sensor technologies into all ‘things’ – enabling. » Social Media Marketing appirio clinton bonner dreamforce nest open API quantified self the internet of things wearable technology

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7 Best Newsletter Builders for Creating Great Newsletters

Writtent Blog

Full featured API. Social media and Google Analytics integration. Social media and Google Analytics integration. Powerful reporting on ROI, autoresponders, social activity, and more. Social media and Google Analytics integration. Social media, Google Analytics, and hundreds more integrations. Like other forms of content marketing, email marketing can be a very powerful tool for boosting engagement and generating leads.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #162

Twist Image

Ex-Montrealer, Georges Duverger , takes that notion to the next level, and has built (or at least floated the idea of building) an API (application programming interface) for the data he is capturing about himself, to allow other developers to build applications around his data." media hacks. social media. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #179

Twist Image

"Hugh and I have talked about APIs before. "Well, the Obamacare website is still grasping for life as people from all walks of life (politicians, bloggers, every day people and media pundits) take their turns swinging at it like it''s some kind of pinata. media hacks. social media. transport api. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

This Week in Social Media - 3/26/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week at Ford, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. We've mentioned social TV before - and that its future lies with Twitter, not Facebook. All Pages will have Replies enabled on July 10, 2013.

iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth

I teach classes on social media monitoring – computer classes – and the students set up iGoogle to find and monitor Media, blogs, Twitter, Facebook, images, key influencers, keywords, CEO and brand mentions and so on. Now that iGoogle is retiring , I need another free service to teach social media monitoring – know of one? It can’t be a purely RSS play as we need gadgets/widgets for API only based services.

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Why “Hidden Like Counts” Won’t Hurt Influencer Marketing

Ignite Social Media

While this isn’t the best news brands have ever had in social media marketing, it’s also no cause for panic. That began to plunge in December of 2013 and total engagements fell right along with it. Nearly 6 years later, total investment in social media marketing has only skyrocketed. Social media marketers need to be more strategic than reporting on engagements as success in and of themselves.

Here’s What to Expect with the New Agorapulse

agora pulse

The current version of Agorapulse was released in November 2013. At just four years old, our product for social media management was aging — and it was time to make big changes. You can now create “saved replies” or canned responses for each of your social profiles and save a TON of time when using the same responses over and over again. This is a huge time saver for teams using the same dashboard for social media marketing or customer support.

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Twitter Changes the Social Data Ecosystem

Net-Savvy Executive

Today''s announcement that Twitter is buying Gnip raises big questions about the market for social media data. Twitter has bought other companies in the social media analysis space— BackType (2011), Bluefin Labs (2013), Trendrr (2013)—but Gnip is a bigger deal. It also manages API access for Facebook, Google, and others that probably see Twitter as a competitor. Get the latest industry news at Social Media Analysis.

Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

That’s the way it goes in tech these days and it’s especially true when there is competition for share of voice on social platforms. We all know video is wildly popular across the board and people love the experience of sharing their life experiences with others in real time.When Meerkat launched in March it got a huge bump from social media marketers who created live video in real time from the South by Southwest conference.

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Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

That’s the way it goes in tech these days and it’s especially true when there is competition for share of voice on social platforms. We all know video is wildly popular across the board and people love the experience of sharing their life experiences with others in real time.When Meerkat launched in March it got a huge bump from social media marketers who created live video in real time from the South by Southwest conference.

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Where to Find Twitter Trending Topics for your Online Marketing


Get serious with Hashtags.org Hashtags.org uses Twitters own API to bring you all sorts of data about hashtags: A definition of the hashtag Related terms Related tweets Trending times for the hashtag Top users And more, depending on whether you’re using their free or paid version. Get as local and personal as you need with Trendsmap When we’re talking about social media marketing and Twitter trending hashtags we’re talking about a worldwide phenomenon.

How to be Twitterific – 39 Expert Twitter Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

Given the increasing level of social media noise, which advanced practices are most helpful for Twitter marketers today? Find the answers to those questions and others here in more than three dozen expert Twitter marketing guides from top social media pros. Social PR Tweets: 8 Ways to Use Visuals in Twitter Chats and More by Social PR Chat. A to Z of Bite-Size Twitter Tips For Business Startups by Social Success. ** 5 STARS. by Razor Social.

Influence your PR campaign with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

Sharing bits of information about your business or service on social media. Also, of note: Since April 2013, there’s been a 76% increase in Google searches for “influencer marketing”. Here’s a checklist for identifying and selecting an influencer in your niche: Who are the top influencers on various social media platforms? Here’s how you can benefit by connecting with influencers on social media channels: Word-of-mouth marketing by influencers drives more sales.

Here’s what you need to know about the Google+ shut down

Sprout Social

This wasn’t too surprising to a lot of social media marketers and experts who had been anticipating the downfall of the platform for a while. Since 2013, Google+ had been experiencing low activity. Since this bug was affecting the platform’s Application Programming Interface (API) and some of its users, the company decided to expedite the shutdown. How will it affect social media marketers and businesses? Step three: Update your social strategy.

SMS Marketing: a Grossly Underrated Marketing Tactic


Text message or SMS marketing delivers insanely higher ROIs and ridiculously higher sales than any other digital or conventional media. A cross-media study conducted in 2013 found the ROIs of TV, radio, online, newspapers, and magazine ads to be between 60% (for TV) and 130% (for magazines). Big brands don’t seem to like SMS as a marketing media. Instead, the messages are sent using web services and APIs.

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13 Advanced Link Building Strategies You (Probably) Haven’t Used

Viper Chill

When it comes to analysing content to see what people are interested in reading about, we already have the likes of BuzzSumo to analyse how popular something was socially , but social shares don’t always correspond to links. There’s a lot to learn from articles that get people to actually write feedback on a specific site, rather than social media, and especially so in 2016. Social Media

How To Schedule Instagram Posts

The Social Media Hat

Social Media How To Schedule Instagram Posts. Instagram is the fastest growing social network, which means that bloggers and businesses need to get on board in order to take advantage of the many opportunities. The Instagram community has grown from 90 million active users in January 2013 to more than 400 million active users in September 2015.