Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report

Sprout Social

The Group Report allows you to compare and analyze your social strategy across networks by aggregating common metrics across channels and timeframes. This post Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report originally appeared on Sprout Social.

How to Create a Latest Posts Portfolio Page with WP RSS Aggregator

Kikolani

The plugin you will need is WP RSS Aggregator. Once you have added all of your feeds, you will create a new page on your WordPress website and add in the WP RSS Aggregator shortcode where you want your latest posts to be displayed.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

They’ve aggregated the entire Internet into what’s cool and what’s not so cool. Content aggregators, RSS readers and new social networks are all aiming to deliver the most sought-after content to the people who want the news, wherever they are comfortable.

The 2013 State of Community Management Survey

SocialFish

Each year, The Community Roundtable , a peer network of social business professionals (I’m a member), does a really great report on the state of community management. What difference does community management make? How big should I expect my community program budget to be?

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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

This works much like the highlighting feature in Kindle…it acts more like a news curator than a compiler — and there are plenty of aggregator apps out there — but it’s a fast way to check out what others are reading, too. A personalized news aggregator.

Why the Future of Social Community is Omni-Social

Convince & Convert

The online community pendulum is swinging back. It’s no longer enough to rely on social networks for community infrastructure. Smart companies are now combining owned and rented community functions into a 1+1=3 scenario I call Omni-Social.

How to Build a True Learning Community at the Core of Your Membership Model

SocialFish

What makes a group into a learning community? And what is the role of social media-enabled learning communities in the modern membership organization and other comparable types of knowledge service delivery? Anchoring Building Blocks for an Effective Learning Community.

How to Create a Thriving B2B Advocacy Community

Convince & Convert

jtroyer Tweet This Giving Back to Your Top Influencers Back in 2003, VMware ‘s online community was centered around a forum. Today, despite the fractured social media landscape, their community still has one central home on the web: the VMware Community site.

General Mills Embraces Collaborative Storytelling with “Hello, Cereal Lovers” Social Media Community

Convince & Convert

Inspired by the passion and enthusiasm people have for cereal, there’s a new, “Hello Cereal Lovers” co-branded social media community from General Mills that is generating buzz for its creative and collaborative visual storytelling approach. Love cereal? You’re not alone.

Facebook Reader a welcome feature

Sherrilynne Starkie

I like that my online communities help surface the content that is most relevant to me and it seems to keep me up to date with news and events. Facebook Featured Headline Social Media Facebook Reader Google Reader News aggregator Google will soon shelve Reader and this has created a lot of panicky online noise from ardent fans. However, I am largely unconcerned. I have had a Reader account for several years now, but hadn’t really ever used it.

Tips on How PR Pros Can Create Social Media Success

Mindjumpers

Get acquainted with news aggregation services. Therefore, it can be a good idea to use a blog aggregation tool such as Netvibes to create a dashboard of relevant content sources.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content?

Community Discussion: How Do You Survey Your Readers?

ProBlogger

The main thing is to use something that will let you ask succinct questions and get aggregated answers that can easily be viewed and analysed as data and graphs. The post Community Discussion: How Do You Survey Your Readers? Community DiscussionAs the end of the year nears, you might be thinking about plans for your blogging in 2018. One thing that will help inform that is a reader survey.

Why We Still Love Twitter

Likeable

Community Management/Customer Service. While certainly not as formally established as Groups on Facebook or Subreddits on Reddit, Twitter communities are every bit the real deal. Uncategorized Best Practices Community Management Real-Time Strategy TwitterAh, Twitter.

From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From shared databases to communities of practice: A taxonomy of collaboratories. From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories. The types are: Distributed Research Centers, Shared Instruments, Community Data Systems, Open Community Contribution Systems, Virtual Communities of Practice, Virtual Learning Communities, and Community Infrastructure Projects. First, scientific knowledge is difficult to aggregate.

5 New Business Books That You Should Read (But Probably Never Heard Of)

Twist Image

Based on interviews with hundreds of children and adults, it describes new, unsettling relationships between friends, lovers, parents, and children, and new instabilities in how we understand privacy and community, intimacy and solitude. " Being a human aggregator is the key to growing an existing business or starting a new one. aggregator. There is a lot of great business book reading happening right now.

5 Ways I’m Using LinkedIn – to Drive Traffic, Build Community, Generate Sales and Build Influence

ProBlogger

I’m still in the process of exploring this more but LinkedIn have recently set up LinkedIn Today which aggregates the most news from around LinkedIn (and Twitter). 5 Ways I’m Using LinkedIn – to Drive Traffic, Build Community, Generate Sales and Build Influence.

3 Big Questions for Social in 2014: Celebrating 100 Episodes of Social Pros

Convince & Convert

Take a page out of Eric’s book and, “Partner with the people who already have the audience aggregated.” Learn those “soft” skills: aggregate people skills, learn how to manage people who don’t report to you, help other people understand the vision.

How to Find Your Social Voice and Help Others Do the Same

Convince & Convert

Michele Wingate , Social Media Manager for American Family Insurance , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week todiscuss building lasting relationships on social media, complying with federal marketing regulations, and developing an internal community to support employees in social media.

How to Get Heard in a Noisy World

Convince & Convert

Go Where People Are Paying Attention People are busy, which is why they want to aggregate their news in one source. Digital Marketing community engagement content marketing content overload digital marketing marketing strategy trust

6 Tips for Turning Big Data into Great Customer Experiences

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Examples of the typical aggregate data you can capitalize on in a big data strategy: Acquisition source. Posted in Behavioral Targeting Business Intelligence Conversion Optimization Customer Experience Enterprise 2.0 Interactive Marketing Online Testing Strategy.

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Social media: the ultimate skills cheat sheet

Sherrilynne Starkie

Surface content sources, compile lists, links, aggregate and package content, publish and distribute content. Surface content sources, compile lists, links, aggregate and package content, publish and distribute content. Community Management. The term ‘social media consultant’ can mean different things to different people because there is a whole range of skills and talents on offer.

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How to Choose the Right Social Channels to Reach Your Customers

Convince & Convert

Total engagement is the aggregate number of interactions (likes, comments, and shares) of posts on this company’s Facebook page during this time period. The socialsphere continues to expand with new channels or new and improved features launching nearly every day.

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How Groupon Integrates Social Media and Customer Experience

Convince & Convert

His community managers are in charge of optimizing content and pushing it out to various channels, while a whole editorial staff creates content. Sony is also aggregating information in the app about the different teams and other relevant tidbits related to the World Cup.

Saturday: The collective Rainbow

Laurel Papworth

Social aggregator sites (9). Tags: Online Communities Twitter social networks Australia rainbow Sydney twitpic Schleppin’ around on a Saturday afternoon – winter in Sydney. Saw a rainbow loitering outside our balcony.

Top Five: Social networks invest in quality news

Sherrilynne Starkie

These include new job alerts, an alumni tool, community hashtags and company insights. The aggregate link data using 27,000 queries shows a very strong correlation between links and ranking.

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Social Pros 29 – Lauren Vargas, Aetna

Convince & Convert

Lauren is one sharp cookie; she used to do social media/community management for Radian6 among others, and is also noteworthy because she has something like 5,000 pairs of eyeglasses, which is pretty awesome. I’ve built three community teams, and I’ve hired and fired quite a few.

Five models of content curation

SocialFish

Aggregation – There is a flood of information online and Google can only give you a best guess at the most relevant, but there are millions and millions of pages returned for any search result. Curation for community building, I suppose.

Red Dress Collection Presented by Macy’s

Ignite Social Media

UGC Aggregator at the Venue. One of our favorite additions to this year’s event was the UGC aggregator that we created to engage the audience pre-show. The aggregator was displayed on a large screen for all to see behind the runway.

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3 Reasons To Dig Deeper In Social Listening

Convince & Convert

Tweet Guest post by Connie Bensen , the Director of Community Strategy and Social Media at Alterian , which provides leading marketing products for the enterprise. They create pockets of communities where like-minded people share information and seek advice.

Measuring Facebook Fan Engagement Beyond the Like

Convince & Convert

But a consistent approach to aggregating brand engagements enables you to compare campaigns and track depth of engagement over time. facebook brand communities bulbstorm facebook fan pages fan engagement Guest Posts Matt SimpsonGuest post from Matt Simpson , interactive marketing director for Bulbstorm. Bulbstorm executes campaigns for brands seeking to create passionate bonds with consumers. Not long ago, the ultimate measure of a successful Facebook promotion was fan growth.

Invitation Avalanches, Attention Infidelity, and the Science of the Social Break-Up

Convince & Convert

These findings underscore my belief that we must focus on measuring passion in social media, not aggregation. Email Marketing Advice Social Media Research facebook social media tools twitter brand communities CoTweet email marketing exacttarget social break-up social media research

You Need To Know: Social Media and Retail

Laurel Papworth

Because I am nosey – an asset in online community management – I decided to investigate further online. Google collects as many check-in services as it can, aggregates the reviews and then displays them. Online Communities Smart Company social media Facebook retail Twitter

4 Ways To Answer Your Shopping Questions via Social Media

Idaconcpts

Luckily for our generation, the Internet is available to answer many of our retail questions by aggregating and collecting the opinions and experiences of buyers all over the world. Join Online Shopping Communities.

Think Twice About Automating Your Social Media Efforts

SocMed Sean

Personally, I do leverage tools like Paper.li, but as an aggregation tool, not for the purpose of filler tweets. I recently participate in an Twitter chat where the conversation turned to whether or not it’s a good idea to automate social media activities.

11 Content Marketing Tools To Promote Your Blog

SocialFish

It reads like an online magazine and is updated by community members constantly. Scoop.It is an in depth website that combines social media with a news reader/aggregator. Sulia is a website that prioritizes topics and then aggregates stories into your news feed.

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Social Media Revenue: Huffington Post TechCrunch Valuations

Laurel Papworth

Currency itself has no inherent value except what we, the community/nation, put on it. Business: An online newspaper/news aggregator and group blog. Huffington Post and TechCrunch both have high valuations ($100m+). Yes, Virginia, social media and blogs CAN make money.

Cool Social Tools: PwrdBy

SocialFish

PwrdBy has developed a mobile application platform built specifically for the nonprofit community. This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about.

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Twitter: @Anywhere announcement

Laurel Papworth

to the video, aggregates the tweets about that video together on YouTube. Hmmm has possibilities for conferences – the tweets about the conference aggregate on the page, on Twitter automagically around the #hashtag.

Holy Moly! The #Untech10 Story…

SocialFish

Thank You UNTECH10 – The Power of a Community (Omnipress blog). I’ll continue to aggregate press clips here as they keep coming out! Here’s the story of #Untech10 as it unfolded through press and blog posts. To read the Twitter transcript, go here. [My My blog post: From #Tech10 to #UnTech10! Snow causes ASAE to cancel Tech Show (Meetings.net). ASAE’s Technology Conference: How to handle a crisis admirably (Splash!). untech10 – Learning 2.0 in Action (Tagoras blog).