Getty Images vs Creative Commons and Privacy: What Bloggers Need to Know

ProBlogger

Let’s review some of the most important clauses in the terms of the embed feature and we’ll do this by comparing this with another very popular image source (images under a Creative Commons license) for bloggers. Wikimedia Commons.

WOM: What's Really Behind The Buzz

Waxing UnLyrical

There’s one area within today’s creative industry that is not only comparatively new (when compared to more traditional disciplines), but is taking a growing foothold via a clear aptitude for maximizing effective use of the ever-expanding world of social technology.

How Google Instant Might Impact Your Small Non-Profit

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Greig Christie via Flickr, Creative Commons Since Google Instant’s launch just over a month ago, digital marketers have been scrambling to figure out how search engine marketing strategies might need to change. Pay-per-click (PPC) advertising costs might increase.

How digital marketing is supplanting traditional advertising

Socialmedia.biz

greyweed / Creative Commons BY. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. T he world of advertising has undergone a seismic shift over the past two decades.

Is Social Media mainline advertising or direct marketing?

Social Media Network Marketing

Tuesday, June 15, 2010 Is Social Media mainline advertising or direct marketing?

Can Publicly-Traded Social Media Companies Survive?

SocMed Sean

As more and more advertisements invade the network , users will start to get increasingly frustrated and begin leaving the network. –Sean *Wall Street image courtesy of ToonariPost on Flickr via Creative Commons. Working for any publicly-traded is a unique experience.

Lawyers: Stop Hiding. You Have To Market Your Marketing.

Myrland Marketing

While The Rest of the World Was Advertising. Part of this originates with the fact that lawyer advertising, as you know, wasn’t technically allowed before 1977. That Marketing and Advertising Stuff Is Beneath The Profession. Photo by Frederic Poirot (creative commons).

The 4-1-1 on the (Not So) New Marketing Trend: Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

It’s rumored that Lincoln saw a 25 percent increase in sales of their Navigator series when they began using Matthew McConaughey in their advertising. Image by ElisaRiva via Pixabay, CC0 Creative Commons. Guest Post by Dawn Buzynski.

The difference between an audience and a community in new media

Akamai Marketing

Creative Commons Photo by Daehyun Park. Having a large audience is important in the advertising world. Audiences are disengaged: Generally speaking, one reason a large audience is necessary in advertising is that the response rate is low. You advertise TO an audience.

Daring PR Professionals and the Lawyers Who Love Them: A Primer for Avoiding Legal Problems

Waxing UnLyrical

Contrary to popular belief, lawyers do not enjoy making your job harder by nixing your creative campaign ideas. Let’s explore a few common legal problems (and their solutions) so that you and your clients can stay on the right side of the law! The most creative photo.

#MeasurePR Memory (August 2018): Travel and Tourism Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

The sky’s the limit when it comes to creativity in the travel and tourism industry! A3: The Amazon Effect has taken over the travel industry, making reviews one of the most powerful forms of advertising #measurepr. Image: Deanna Ritche via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0.

25 Social Media Pet Peeves – How Many Are You Doing?

SocMed Sean

A while back, I asked a fairly straight-forward question on my Facebook page : What is your social media pet peeve? Mine is people who just post quotes all day long, thinking they are being inspirational. What’s yours?

Content marketing: feeling ripped off?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Official Creative Commons logo. And, you might even contact advertisers on the site; they may want to stop supporting plagiarized content. Your content marketing program is taking off. You’ve spent the time, resources and effort required to develop original, compelling stories, videos, podcasts and photographs and it’s starting to pay off in terms of website traffic, enhanced reputation and sales enquiries. Good for you.

Your Blog Stinks! You Should Quit!

SocMed Sean

Photo courtesy of functoruser on Flickr via Creative Commons license. Photo courtesy of skpy on Flickr via Creative Commons license. Are you advertising already? What to do…It’s 2012 and you’ve been blogging for almost a year now with no success.

4 ways to repurpose blog content in your email marketing strategy

Socialmedia.biz

Courtesy of Ben Seidelman / Creative Commons BY. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, Web publishers, email specialists. Rework your blog’s greatest hits to get extra mileage.

Prospecting for new clients with social media

Socialmedia.biz

Photo by mkhmarketing / Creative Commons BY. Target audience: Startups, businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. Bootstrapping your startup? Don’t know where to find new customers?

8 creative ways to use customer feedback to improve your business

Socialmedia.biz

Lindsay Bremner / Creative Commons BY. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, Web publishers, email specialists. How to evaluate & act on the information you gather.

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How Do You Build A Brand? Start by Asking What Drives Human Behavior

Waxing UnLyrical

When it comes to building brands most experts will likely start with the tactics: Develop a mission statement or messages, create a logo, use PR, advertise and leverage social media. Image: Bess-Hamiti via Pixabay, Creative Commons License CC0. Guest Post by Simon Erskine Locke.

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#measurePR Recaps: March-May 2018

Waxing UnLyrical

In April, Kami Huyse joined as the guest host to discuss measuring the success of paid advertising for nonprofits with Jasmine Cordew of Whole Whale. Here’s some of what was talked about: On whether paid advertising for nonprofits is a good use of funds: A2: Yes!

Best practices in nurturing leads into sales

Socialmedia.biz

jasonwoodhead23 / Creative Commons BY. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, Web publishers. The most common way to lose sales is through lack of data tracking.

3 killer ways to create & curate social content

Socialmedia.biz

Chris Dlugosz / Creative Commons BY. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, Web publishers, video producers, freelance journalists. Attract customers by building a relationship with your audience.

Copyright – Social Media SAVES your IP from plagiarists

Laurel Papworth

A few months later, I was sitting at a conference (in the audience) and the creative director of a well known Sydney agency presented my presentation. They must as a minimum attribute and abide by creative commons copyright.

25 Free Digital Marketing Tools for Nonprofits

Waxing UnLyrical

The life of a communications pro for a nonprofit organization is one that seems to require a daily mix of magic tricks, extreme sport level time management and creativity. Google Grants : Google Grants offers nonprofits $10,000 in Adwords advertising each month.

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4 ways to repurpose blog content in your email marketing strategy

Socialmedia.biz

Courtesy of Ben Seidelman / Creative Commons BY. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, Web publishers, email specialists. Rework your blog’s greatest hits to get extra mileage.

3 ways to promote your YouTube channel

Socialmedia.biz

Esther Vargas / Creative Commons BY-SA. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, Web publishers, video producers.

The Biggest Social Media Scandals, Fails, and Blunders of 2013

SocialFish

After news got out about the horsemeat scandal in the UK, Tesco was a main victim, and shoppers were disappointed to hear that food investigators found that almost a third of their burgers contained horse meat when they advertised beef. Guest post by Yazmin Gray. ——-.

Making Lemonade

Justin Levy

Lemonade is about “what happens when people who were once paid to be creative in advertising are forced to be creative with their own lives.&# link] Jobsonica Are you forced to be creative with your own life?

The Case for Nonprofit Storytelling

Waxing UnLyrical

Most successful stories are moral—they teach us how to live, whether explicitly or implicitly, and bind us together around common values. Image: David Kennedy via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Mike Connell.

5 best growth marketing strategies for B2B

Socialmedia.biz

Image by TopRank Marketing / Creative Commons BY. As shown in this 2015 Bizible survey , it was used by more than 50 percent of the global B2B marketers, outweighing traditional means such as TV and print advertising. Post by Michael Gorman.

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What’s the ROI of Social Media Silence?

Akamai Marketing

Companies spend huge sums of money on crafting messages, advertising campaigns, PR initiatives and yet, they continue to ignore the most direct line of communication they can have with current, potential and previous customers, advocates and stakeholders.

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Social Media Network - Marketing: How To Know If Social Media.

Social Media Network Marketing

Incase your target audience sees search then you may want to consider Pay Per Click method of Google AdWords, and other advertising methods along with those spaces that does not require a registration and login.

Social Media Network - Marketing: Maslow in recent times would.

Social Media Network Marketing

As A Social Media Network Professionals What You Do

Social Media Network Marketing

Do we create advertisements online?

Picture This

Social Media Marketing

In fact, there have even been examples of companies that have gotten into trouble , as they didn't seek permission to use Flickr-hosted images before they used them in official advertising. What's Creative Commons ?

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The Growth of Demand Discovery

Justin Levy

How consumers digest advertising and make buying decisions has forever been altered by the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and LinkedIn. These are the bullhorns of advertising. I read a lot of nonsense in pop media that suggests traditional advertising is dead.

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6 reasons why social media shouldn’t be a last ditch effort

Akamai Marketing

photo by Mr. Thomas (creative commons). Social media and business have this in common. No matter how creative your social media plan, if you don’t have a good product, your spending your money in the wrong place.

Is Our PR Community Part of the New Pittsburgh or the Old One?

Social Media Strategery

Creative Commons image from Flickr user Slackley. The most creative work comes out of the big agencies because they can afford the talent,” they say. Where’s the PR, advertising, and marketing community in all of that?

Coca-Cola's Happiness Machine | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Create advertising and marketing campaigns that get people to think and then when they talk about you, engage and interact with them when you can. link] Alyssa G I think this kind of advertising should be categorized under a “daily dose of happiness&# !

Measuring Social Media ROI

Akamai Marketing

Social media is nothing like advertising mediums where you create an ad, turn it on and hope the phone rings. Photo credit: Danny Guy via Creative Commons. Stay Akamai: Phew! Here we go another year. Another year of measuring social media ROI.

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Social Media Network - Marketing: How to do Social Marketing.

Social Media Network Marketing