What Is an API & Why Does It Matter for Social Media?

Sprout Social

Your Internet experience runs on APIs. But what is an API and why does it matter to you? In this article, we’ll give a high-level overview of APIs and how they relate to your daily life. What is an API? API stands for application programming interface.

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The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. Buffer Social.

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How Groupon Integrates Social Media and Customer Experience

Convince & Convert

via Groupon Instagram Globally, about 100 Groupon employees have a hand in social, but only a dozen of them are dedicated to social full-time. Paul’s team uses Sprinklr to manage their social content across platforms and across countries.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media. Social media. Whether youre socializing on Facebook , updating Twitter , or just adding a new bookmark to Ma.gnolia , social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. social media.

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How to Fight For More Social Media Resources In Your Company

Convince & Convert

Social media and the rise of self-serve content requires that we actually attempt to fulfill the decades-old promise of 1:1 marketing – winning hearts and minds a few at a time with unprecedented relevancy and transparency and humanization and speed.

No, You Can't Automate Social Media!

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > No, You Can’t Automate Social Media! No, You Can’t Automate Social Media! Aggregator sites are evil.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search A Social Media Scoreboard That Works March 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Clearly, there’s no shortage of data and possible social media success metrics.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

A few nights ago, I went to the bloggers/Twitterers briefing for News.com new digital subscriptons for news hosted by Chief Executive Officer – News Digital Media and The Australian Richard Freudenstein and The Australian’s editor Clive Mathieson. The New Fourth Estate is Social Media.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

The social media world is a fascinating one. Every so often, a new social media platform emerges to capture our attention ( Peach ) or become part of our daily lives ( Snapchat ). The social media tools landscape can be just as fascinating — and robust!

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Social Media Monitoring: Bespoke, Tailored, or Off the Rack?

Net-Savvy Executive

So much of the public discussion of social media monitoring and analysis focus on commercially available platforms that are more or less ready to go to work. Social media analysis

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Is all that social media activity paying off? Listening is just as important as sharing on social media Click To Tweet. The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse. People mention what they are doing on social media channels and they also look for advice.

Social Media Revenue: Huffington Post TechCrunch Valuations

Laurel Papworth

Yes, Virginia, social media and blogs CAN make money. Will 2010 see the further rise of social media proprietors? Business: An online newspaper/news aggregator and group blog. Social Media Monetization: Craigslist hits $100m (3).

Sneak Peek into Facebook Audience Insights Beta

Ignite Social Media

Facebook Audience Insights API is currently in Beta test with limited partners, as one of those partners, Ignite is going to give you an inside look at what is to come. Audience Insights is Facebook’s version of social listening. Post sentiment- aggregated feelings about your topic.

3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website | Social Media Marketing.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search R.I.P. 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website August 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet The game used to be relatively simple.

Twitter: @Anywhere announcement

Laurel Papworth

When we designed Twitter, we took a different approach—we didn’t require a relationship model like that of a social network. Keeping things open meant you could browse our site to read tweets from friends, celebrities, companies, media outlets, fictional characters, and more.

Facebook Changes Hitting Monitoring Platforms

Net-Savvy Executive

Shortly after last month''s announcement of the new Facebook topic data service from DataSift , another kind of change showed up in my inbox: the impending disappearance of Facebook post data from social media monitoring tools. of Facebook''s Graph API (optional until April 30).

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Over the years LinkedIn has released several useful features and tools that have helped distinguish the platform as the go-to social network for business. After all, the B2B value of social media use is completely different from B2C uses. Post by Adi Englander.

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Over the years LinkedIn has released several useful features and tools that have helped distinguish the platform as the go-to social network for business. After all, the B2B value of social media use is completely different from B2C uses. Post by Adi Englander.

The Many Ways To Link Your Social Accounts

Small Business Mavericks

It didn’t take long for some people to figure out early on in social media marketing circles to link up their social media accounts.That is, whatever you post to one automatically posts to another. It’s a great time saver, especially if you have several social media sites you are a member of and you tend to post the same information to them. But if you insist, here are 23 ways to link your social media accounts: Send Google+ to Twitter.

Monitoring vs Analytics [Infographic]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So I spent the better part of January looking at every social media listening, monitoring, analytics, intelligence and insights firm I could get my hands on. Great for small brands and the do it yourselfer social strategists. ANALYTIC AGGREGATORS.

3 Ways Google Search is impacted by #SocialMedia & #GooglePlus

Laurel Papworth

Should your business bother with social media, Google Plus and SEO/SMO? How do social reviews online change search? The Green boxes are aggregators and directories. What impact do Social reviews have on Google Search & SEO?

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Moving From Back Pats to Business, Social CRM Is For Real

Convince & Convert

As marketers try to determine appropriate resourcing, one of the big measurement and accountability challenges faced by social media is the anonymity inherent in most social data. A Magnifying Glass for Social Media Behavior. The New Social CRM Big Three.

Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. Author: Koka Sexton Comments: 1 comment Date: 24 Mar 2009 Categories: Social Media Tags: There are 1 comment. How NOT to use your Social Media Marketing Manager!

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Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. Author: Koka Sexton Comments: 1 comment Date: 24 Mar 2009 Categories: Social Media Tags: There are 1 comment. How NOT to use your Social Media Marketing Manager!

These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

After the July 2018 release of the Graph API, some Facebook ad metrics will leave our reports forever. Actions (as an aggregate metric). The Actions metric helped you track these results as an aggregate. Social Reach and Social Impressions.

These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

After the July 2018 release of the Graph API, some Facebook ad metrics will leave our reports forever. Actions (as an aggregate metric). The Actions metric helped you track these results as an aggregate. Social Reach and Social Impressions.

Romi Mahajan leaves Microsoft to Join Metavana as CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A: After an aggregate of 9 years at Microsoft, being the CMO of a $100M dollar digital agency, and a writer, I wanted to get back to my roots in terms of “building” something that had huge customer promise and could make a dent in reality as we know it. CMO Romi Mahajan Social Sentiment

Text Analytics in the Cloud

Net-Savvy Executive

If you're analyzing social media content, though, the core functions of text analytics might be something you'd rather not learn. There's an API for that. There, that should be enough for another 300 social media analysis startups. :-).

10 of the Best Customer Data Platforms to Power Cross-Channel Marketing

Oktopost

DPMs are usually used to aggregate or pool third-party data into a single point and leverage that data for better messaging, targeting, etc. We’re raising the banner on demonstrating the true ROI of social media marketing campaigns.

How to Use Twitter to Generate Writing Ideas

Kikolani

Advanced search results can be saved as an RSS feed in your feed aggregator, or you can bookmark the search results page. Tags: Social Media brainstorming twitter writing ideas Have you ever been stuck on coming up with writing ideas for your blog, niche site, or a client?

3 Top Challenges Facing the Social Content Curator

Socialmedia.biz

You need to show people that if they want to be in the loop, all they need to do is look at your social channels for the latest links you’re posting. Challenge #2: Automated curation tools have been known to aggregate low quality links. This traffic is often referred to as “dark social.”

Buzz asks more questions than it solves

Danny WhatMough

There’s been a mad rush in the last 24 hours to blog and tweet about the latest social media craze – Google Buzz. Aggregation, location/mobile, social search – these are the three elements of social media that will be big this year. Tweet.

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Sites: General The Big Boys of Social Bookmarking: The Top 20 Sites (10e20): Chris Winfield ranks the top 20 social bookmarking sites by their Alexa rankings and gives a short description of what each does — in case you haven’t ventured beyond Digg. 24 Do-Follow Social Bookmarking Sites that Actually Work (Caroline Middlebrook): Get some powerful links on some of these lesser-known social sites. Are You a Social Media Idiot?

The Sprout Data Pipeline: NSQ and Beyond

Sprout Social

One engineering challenge we face at Sprout Social is the diverse ways our customers want to access their social data. Social media is fast-moving and real-time but also requires long-term insights via reports and analytics. The Sprout Smart Inbox is a “soft real-time” system, whereas our social reports are produced in batches. ” The NSQ HTTP API allows us observe, alert and collect statistics on all producers and consumers in the topology.

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Social Pros 26 – Richard Owen, Satmetrix

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 26 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Jay Baer & Eric Boss ‘s Social Media Stat of the Week ( This week : The Altimeter Group released the public report, The Social Media ROI Cookbook.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

It is also great for socializing and building your own community. Before you register that domain, be sure that it is available on social media! Knowem lets you search names/keywords to see if they are taken on over 500 social networks. It is called WP RSS Aggregator.

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Why Filtering is the Next Step for Social Media. I recently did an article on my blog illustrating a practical example of how Pipes was used to aggregate feeds from job boards to get the most qualified results for freelance web design and contract work. social networking.

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Social Pros 21 – Joe Stupp, Chipotle

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 21 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Joe and our Social Media Stat of the Week ( this week : only 33% of people on social networking sites follow a company or a brand on social media sites).

RIP 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search R.I.P. 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website August 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet The game used to be relatively simple.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

social networking. social media. social news. social networks. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps. Trends. Google. Microsoft. Facebook. Archives. Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce. Written by Josh Catone / May 12, 2008 5:00 AM. / 22 Comments.