5 Top Online Marketing Trends for the Rest of 2013

Webbiquity SMM

Here are a few of the top online marketing trends for the second half of 2013 that may help you grow your sales both online and off faster than you expected. Stay in touch with your customers by utilizing Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other social media sites to your advantage.

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Top Marketing Trends for 2013

yMarketingMatters

As we reach the half way mark for 2013, I wanted to bring you updates on the top marketing trends this year, and what you should be incorporating into your marketing mix to give your marketing a boost.

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The Top #Nifty50 Men Writers on Twitter for 2013

Webbiquity SMM

In that first year , we cast a wide net, honoring those whom we felt actively engaged as brand ambassadors on Twitter day in day out, exchanging valuable information, and just generally being good, helpful people. So without further ado, here are the 2013 #Nifty50 Men!

The Moments That Made Social Slam 2013 Momentous

Waxing UnLyrical

Social Slam 2013. Social Slam 2013. Blog posts previewing or reviewing Social Slam 2013. Social Slam 2013 Recap: From the Eyes of an Organizer. Jonathan Barrick) Social Slam 2013 has concluded, and that makes me sad. 10 things I learned at Social Slam 2013.

Gearing Up For Social Slam 2013

Waxing UnLyrical

And this is what I’m pretty sure I will get at SMC Knoxville’s Social Slam 2013 , which will kick off in exactly three weeks and three days from today (April 5). I’m excited to be gearing up for Social Slam 2013.

Successful Libya Build 2013 Highlights Potential For a Bright Future

Waxing UnLyrical

The recent Libya Build 2013 saw hundreds of foreign companies participating. So with Libya Build 2013 wrapped up, I decided to head off on a little desert safari. Successful Libya Build 2013 Highlights Potential For a Bright Future is a post from: Waxing UnLyrical.

Three Random Thoughts on April 19, 2013

Waxing UnLyrical

Especially in the last few weeks I’ve seen a lot of vituperation online about how digital platforms and social networks, with Twitter being called out frequently, should and shouldn’t be used. Boston_Police) April 20, 2013. Friday, April 19, was an interesting day.

Social Media Stats: The Best of 2013

The Realtime Report

Here’s a look at our top ten stats posts (ranked by traffic) from 2013, including Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Instagram, Vine and plenty of influence marketing. B2B Lead Generation: Twitter Outperforms Facebook, LinkedIn By 9-to-1 (Jan 30).

103 Compelling Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

There are, on average, 700 YouTube video links shared on Twitter every minute, and 500 years worth of YouTube videos watched on Facebook every day. Twitter is the most popular platform in b2b, with 85% of marketers saying they use this. Twitter Statistics and Facts.

5 PR Tips From 2013?s 17 Year Cicadas

Waxing UnLyrical

Are you looking forward to the 2013 visitation? 5 PR Tips From 2013′s 17 Year Cicadas is a post from: Waxing UnLyrical. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn 5 PR Tips From 2013′s 17 Year Cicadas. The first time I experienced “cicada mania” was in 2004.

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Top Social Media Campaigns in 2013

The Realtime Report

What were the best social media campaigns in 2013? Oreo Cookie (@Oreo) February 4, 2013. What were your favorite social media campaigns in 2013?

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

Webbiquity SMM

B2B buyers are most likely to share useful vendor content via email (79%), followed by LinkedIn (53%), Twitter (39%) and Facebook (18%). More than 80% of small to midsized businesses (SMBs) plan to increase their use of social media in 2013. 6 Twitter Stats.

HMV’s Twitter nightmare

Sherrilynne Starkie

Then last week, as 190 people were in the midst of hearing that they were losing their jobs, the company’s Twitter account was hijacked by disgruntled employees who live tweeted events as they unfolded. Meet the woman who took over the HMV Twitter account.

4 Social Media Halloween Costumes for 2013

Bill Hartzer

Okay, it’s October 2013, and there isn’t a huge amount of time left before Halloween will be here. There are tons of office Halloween parties coming, and then there’s the opportunity to go trick or treating with your kids for Halloween.

Top Marketing Trends for 2013

yMarketingMatters

As we reach the half way mark for 2013, I wanted to bring you updates on the top marketing trends this year, and what you should be incorporating into your marketing mix to give your marketing a boost.

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Top Blog Posts of 2013

Ari Herzog

You are reading the 45th blog post of 2013. Most Popular Posts of 2013 (as shared/commented by you). Examining the Objective of Twitter (2012). Most Popular Guest Posts of 2013. My Personal Favorite Posts of 2013. 10 Tips to be Productive on Twitter.

UK Mobile Ad Spend Grows 126% in 2013

The Realtime Report

Mobile ad spend for 2013 will total over £1 billion (around $1.89 Meanwhile, digital ad spending continues to grow, but at a much slower rate; it will increase nearly 16% in 2013. The latest estimates from eMarketer show staggering growth in UK mobile advertising.

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My Last Blog Post of 2013

Bill Hartzer

Well, here it is, December 31st, 2013, the evening is drawing to a close. Not that 2013 was a bad year, or that it was actually an odd (unlucky 13) year. And boy did I deal with it: My most memorable (at least for me) blog post of 2013 was one of those. Pay attention to Twitter.

Social Media News Ticker: Sum Up 2013 with Facebook Year In Review, Google+ Auto Awesome Movie

The Realtime Report

Twitter. Twitter appears to be testing app store links and other customized links within promoted tweets – Twitter is testing out a new type of ad unit on mobile; promoted app installs on the Twitter mobile app (The Next Web). Facebook Year in Review.

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18 Tweetable Twitter Tips for Newbies

Waxing UnLyrical

For those of us who’ve been using Twitter for a while, we sometimes forget that there are new adopters of the network every day. Trying to figure out Twitter back in the day was bad enough; can you imagine what it’s like these days? Include a link in your Twitter profile.

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Social Media courses – Facebook Twitter – 2013 Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth

Are you looking for practical handson computer based or lecture based training on Facebook, Twitter, social media campaigns, social media measurement etc? Here are a list of our courses and workshops in Sydney in 2013. .

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2013 State of Community Management Report Stresses Importance of Community Managers

SocialFish

So I was super excited to get a peek at the first report of the Community Roundtable’s 2013 State of Community Management yesterday and even more excited to see that it contains some great findings that should hopefully help show businesses that community management DOES matter.

How To Use Twitter For PR

Waxing UnLyrical

When I first started writing this post, I was going to call it “How I Use Twitter.” ” Then I thought again, because a) I’m not as frenetically active on Twitter these days as I used to be, and b) who the heck cares how I use Twitter?

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Behind the Brands: Oxfam Holds Big F&B Accountable

Waxing UnLyrical

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Behind the Brands: Oxfam Holds Big F&B Accountable. Marketing Philanthropy Public Relations Shonali Burke accountability in business behind the brands international women's day 2013 IWD 2013 oxfam america

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Elevator Pitch or Twitter Pitch?

Waxing UnLyrical

While I believe most journalists these days are using Twitter, the PR industry, at least in India, is still catching up to that platform. “Now that we have social media, how about replacing that with a Twitter pitch?” Elevator Pitch or Twitter Pitch?

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013

Ari Herzog

That is the order of my priorities in 2013. Of the three largest social networking sites in the United States, I plan to use Facebook the most, LinkedIn the second-most, and Twitter the least. Facebook in 2013. LinkedIn in 2013. Twitter in 2013.

How to be smart on Twitter

Sherrilynne Starkie

Twitter has gone mainstream as people, brands and organizations flock to the social network. Maybe there is no real value in Twitter, or at least, no value in the way a brand is using Twitter. The key to realising the true value of Twitter as a communications channel lies in understanding how and why key stakeholders use the social network. Start by taking a good look the Twitter community. This is an indication of how these followers tend to use Twitter.

2013: The Year For Women Business Owners

Firebelly

The Web.com and National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) of national survey of women business owners (WBOs) found a pervasive sense of economic optimism including a prediction by most WBO’s (85 percent) that more women will become entrepreneurs in 2013 than in past years.

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Did You Miss? 22 MUST READS of 2013

SocialFish

“We often associate social networks with hyper-growth, a perception largely fostered by growth infographics of Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest that get shared all around. Here are some of my absolute favorite posts of the year.

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

What’s the average click-through rate of a link shared on Twitter? Find the answers to these questions and many, many more here in 101 vital social and digital marketing stats for (the rest of) 2013. 81% of these firms use LinkedIn, compared to 67% on both Facebook and Twitter.

The Digital Agency of the Future [Report]

Mindjumpers

Piggybacking on trending stories alone won’t cut it in 2013 – it will be about making meaningful brand connections with those trending stories.” – Jonas Nielsen, CEO, Mindjumpers (follow on Twitter @ Klit_Nielsen ).

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To, For, and Of Women on International Women’s Day

Waxing UnLyrical

Photo © European Union 2013 – European Parliament, via Flickr (CC ). Last month, Web.com and NAWBO released the findings of an interesting survey that looked at what matters to women business owners in 2013. Happy International Women’s Day!

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What Does 2013 Hold for Social Media?

Mindjumpers

As for 2013, Mindjumpers’ CEO and founder, Jonas Klit Nielsen, predicts that we are heading towards a future where brands invest in people who are highly skilled in content creation and where brands become publishers: “Companies need to be ready to think as publishers and not marketers.

14 of the Best Content Marketing Tips, Tactics and Techniques of 2013

Webbiquity SMM

Tom Edwards recommends ways to use Flipboard, an application that “visualizes your social feeds such as Facebook & Twitter as well as providing access to curated topical magazines all while allowing the user flexibility in how they consume their content of choice.”

Burger King Twitter Hacking: Take A Chill Pill

Dave Fleet

Burger King’s Twitter account was hacked today, with the hacker turning the company’s Twitter page into an offensive mock-up of a McDonalds Twitter channel. If Burger King needed to go through Twitter to to pull the account down, how long it took them to respond.

Interesting Magazine and Digital Stats from Pew State of the News Media 2013

Adam Sherk

In reading the Pew Research Center’s State of the News Media 2013 there were some interesting things in the sections on magazines and digital that I thought I’d point out. Pew Research News Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks and Twitter.

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How To Write The Perfect Twitter Bio

Firebelly

Writing your Twitter bio may be the most complicated thing about Twitter. However, just mindlessly writing your Twitter bio may do you more harm than good in terms of followers, and people who actually can find your Twitter account. Your Twitter bio is not a grocery list.

BREAKING: Twitter’s API changes will cause TweetChat to stop working

SocialFish

Follow @Tweetchat on Twitter for the latest. Twitter is changing how users can access data making our service unfeasible. TweetChat (@TweetChat) May 5, 2013. See message on Tweetchat here.

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Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

yMarketingMatters

Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: .

An Unkindness of Ravens: Thoughts on Twitter Communication

Waxing UnLyrical

Twitter. ” So #4 got me thinking about #3 – how “Twitter,” as an anthropomorphic name, perfectly describes that chaotic, disparate, competitive, showboating raucousness of #1. An Unkindness of Ravens: Thoughts on Twitter Communication is a post from: Waxing UnLyrical.