How (and Why) to Map Your Company’s Digital Landscape

Webbiquity SMM

With more than 90% of companies now using social media to find employees and 82% having a Facebook page , there’s no question that business use of social media has become commonplace. What your competitors are doing in social media.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Supplement your email list with your contacts’ social network info? Find out if the username or vanity URL you want is still available across dozens of social sites? Display a feed of brand-related comments from a variety of social networks on your website?

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Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

wiki.beingpeterkim.com

Social networks Automotive United States David Bausola Ford Ford Drives U Social networks Automotive United States David Bausola Ford Scott Monty Organization & staffing Automotive United States Peter Kim Ford Twitter account Microblogging / Microsharing Automotive United States social brand index- twitter Ford FordDriveOne Microblogging / Microsharing Automotive United States Social Brand Index- Twitter Ford Where are the Joneses?

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Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources

Aggregage

Social filtering? Social distribution strategy? What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing. The New Curators: Weaving Stories from the Social Web. Nsyght – social search. Leverages social signals to indicate quality content. Social Filtering.

10 Facebook Hacks to Make Your Small Business Look Colossal

Kikolani

When a social networking site (read Facebook) has over 1.39 Okay, I know I have sparked a controversy on whether we should cross-promote our social accounts or not, but I have a compelling reason for what I say. Blog Marketing Social Media

How to Create Your Own Industry Recap, Resources, & Mashups

Kikolani

This Week in Social Media by Social Media Examiner – A weekly recap of the latest news and features directly from your favorite social networks and application providers. And you might not want to hit the same people on all three networks.

The Devolving Civility Situation

Geoff Livingston

I am not ignoring what happened last week online, not just with Guy Kawasaki’s trip to the social media gallows, but the general nastiness of social media experts last week. Consider the use of social media to interact rather than simply picking up the phone.

10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010

www.commscorner.com

Paratus Comms #CommsChat PR Daily Top Blogs Speaking / events Thursday, 8 April 2010 10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 By Adam Vincenzini (Note: Part 2 of this series is available here ) Im always a bit hesitant when it comes to writing posts about social media tools. AllTop AllTop is an incredible resource. Social Mention This is a really compact and easy-to-use monitoring tool. Pages. Home About Connect Got something?

10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010

www.commscorner.com

Paratus Comms #CommsChat PR Daily Top Blogs Speaking / events Thursday, 8 April 2010 10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 By Adam Vincenzini (Note: Part 2 of this series is available here ) Im always a bit hesitant when it comes to writing posts about social media tools. AllTop AllTop is an incredible resource. Social Mention This is a really compact and easy-to-use monitoring tool. Pages. Home About Connect Got something?

7 Content Marketing Secrets to Increase Organic Traffic

Convince & Convert

By using tools like Buzzsumo (seen above), Alltop , Quora , and even Google Trends to research and validate your topic before you start writing, you’ll ensure you’re not just creating content for content’s sake.

HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Kawasaki writes about 100 tweets a day, most of which drive traffic to Alltop.

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. 5 Ways for B2B Companies to Engage on Facebook by Social Media B2B. A Blog App for Your Fan Page by Trailblaze Social Media with Josh.

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30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources

Webbiquity SMM

Despite the occasional “death of blogging” pronouncements (often made, ironically, in blog posts), blogs remain the core of a robust social media strategy. And more than half of all social media-driven blog traffic comes from Facebook (28%) and Twitter (26%) combined.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

Blogs with a lot of traffic, huge audience, and posts with tons of social shares fall into the following categories when it comes to blog post length vs. frequency. I created pillar pages to market my writing across all blogs on topics including blogging , business , SEO , and social media.

Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future?

www.masternewmedia.org

Here Rohits own take on content curation and why it is such an important new trend: Intro by Robin Good Manifesto For The Content Curator: The Next Big Social Media Job of The Future? In time, these curators will bring more utility and order to the social web.

More Ways to Grow Your Blog’s Traffic Without Google Search

ProBlogger

All you need to do is select the sites that meet your specific quality thresholds: You determine such details as the amount of traffic that meets your needs, how many social media followers the site should have, and other relevant factors. s network of 400 digital publishers.

More Ways to Grow Your Blog’s Traffic Without Google Search

ProBlogger

All you need to do is select the sites that meet your specific quality thresholds: You determine such details as the amount of traffic that meets your needs, how many social media followers the site should have, and other relevant factors. s network of 400 digital publishers.

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media Resources Below you’ll find a comprehensive list of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media resources. eMarketer reports that consumers force retailers to adopt social strategy.

90 Tips to Make Your Blog Rock

www.jeffbullas.com

Follow Me On Twitter 90 Tips To Make Your Blog Rock Written by jeffbullas - 30 Comments Categories: Blog , Blogging , Social Media Share Tweet Blogging whether it is for your personal passion or for the corporate blog is quite often a journey that has its highs and lows.

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Increase Traffic and Authority by Listing Your Blog

Kikolani

Submit yourself and your sites to the following networks. Adding your blog to the PostRank system (if it’s not already there) and under particular topic categories, you can get ranked in the top blogs on that topic based on your blog’s social engagement. Alltop imports the feeds of popular blogs on a range of subjects (like blogging ) for the site’s visitors and those following Alltop’s category Twitters. Social Profiles.

Case Study: How One Trick Can Help You Gain 200+ Links from Badass Sites

ProBlogger

Replies will be not long in coming: Tip: Try Alltop to find websites, blogs, and publications that could become your linking donors. To find latest trends, content, and influencers, you can also try Social Mention or Epic Beat. Social networks.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

www.convinceandconvert.com

Also, at my social media speaking engagements hither and yon I’m often asked what tools I use. So, I took a personal inventory and created this overview of the 39 social media tools I use daily. Swix This is a slick new social media dashboard program that I’ve been trying.

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Do You Forget “Marketing” in Your Content Marketing?

Writtent Blog

Share it on social. You can add more – Pinterest and StumbleUpon can be great additions to your main social networks list. This will attract more traffic, increase social sharing, and will also get you more links. You get backlinks, social shares, mentions, and audience.

12 Essential Tips for Revitalising Your Blog in 2012

ProBlogger

The thing you have to realize though is that as powerful as guest blogging is, it is only one part of being good at networking in your chosen niche. Network. Simply use sites like AllTop and Technorati , along with the blogs that you regularly read, and create a comprehensive list of the best ones in your niche. Add social proof where it matters. This type of social proof is often as powerful as a big Facebook following, and it’s much easier to get legitimately!

Blogging for Startups: 10 Essential Tips to Make it Work

ProBlogger

If you don’t know where to begin, I recommend browsing a few sites in your niche via AllTop. Don’t fall for the social media trap. Yes folks, I said it: social media is by and large way less useful than its vastly superior counterpart: email.

Technotheory.com - Getting Started with Social Media - A Guide and Resource List

www.technotheory.com

HOME ABOUT SPEAKING Getting Started with Social Media - A Guide and Resource List If you’re new to social media or haven’t approached it “strategically” thus far, then this guide is for you. AllTop is a good starting place as it organizes popular blogs into topic areas.

Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples

www.masternewmedia.org

This does not mean that curation does not need or can do altogether away of any form of automated aggregation or social-based filtering. I have not yet been able to find any automated or socially filtered news channel that could not be significantly improved by the addition of a human curator.

Forget What the Experts Say…You CAN Shortcut Your Way to Success with Social Media

www.mytechopinion.com

There is some validity however, to the shear amount of effort required in implementing social media marketing strategies….or And that’s why I’m not surprised when agents ask me if I can do “the social media” for them. And that’s your ROI when it comes to social media.

The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” Guide | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” is about more than just social media. I’m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0

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

Convince & Convert

Also, at my social media speaking engagements hither and yon I’m often asked what tools I use. So, I took a personal inventory and created this overview of the 39 social media tools I use daily. Virality & Search Topsy One part virality tool, one part tracking mechanism, one part social listening post, Topsy is becoming one of new favorites. Swix This is a slick new social media dashboard program that I’ve been trying.

Facebook and India

The Marketing Blog

This post was mentioned on Twitter by JobShoots, Social Media Insider and JobShoots, Alltop Social Media. Alltop Social Media said: Facebook and India [link] Social-Media.alltop [.] I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media My Contribution at PaulWriter.com Building a People Centric Organization August 12, 2010.1:47

Social Media: Making Business Fun Again | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

Along comes social media which is so conversational, creative, interactive, mostly free and bam! – I mean have fun using social media in your business!

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World

ProBlogger

This affected anyone who used article marketing as a way to build links and drive traffic to their websites, since article networks were hit the hardest , though some—like HubPages— regained their rankings in subsequent updates. Later, social networks like Digg, Last.fm, and others were affected as well. Not sure if your favorite website, link source, or network was hit by Panda? Complete your social network and forum profiles.

Why I Did Not Freak Out Over My Stolen iPhone | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

In the case of my stolen wallet, all I had to do was call one number at AMEX, and they would cancel all credit cards associated with my social security number (or only a subset if so requested on the phone) “immediately.&#

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What Top Brands Have Learned From Their Facebook Experience

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact What Top Brands Have Learned From Their Facebook Experience by Pam Dyer on January 13, 2010 Share At over 350 million users and growing, Facebook has clearly morphed from a fad into mature marketing platform. This post was mentioned on Twitter by EyeTraffic Media, Pam Dyer, Alltop, kelvin lee, Brendan McManus and others. link] Social media – the door to your brand « Brandhabits [.]

Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Tools for an Engaged Social Presence. I am always interested in finding the best and latest tools to enhance and expedite the social media experiences, maintenance and growth for Harp and for our clients. Taweet (beta) is a social calendar and event promotion application for Twitter.

What's New and Interesting in Social Media

Pamorama

One of the first questions from anyone hesitant to engage in social media is what return on investment they can expect. This week’s Six @ Six highlights six companies leading the way in positive social media engagement.

Indians in Social Media (2009) «

The Marketing Blog

01 am Indians in Social Media (2009) Jump to Comments By-and-large most of us would agree with that Social media is still in a nascent stage in the Indian context and there is a lot that remains to be explored in the Social media space. Having said that the ripples in the social media wave created by many Indians involved are ensuring that Social Media is taken to the next level. and the Indians in Social Media are still very less.

The Golden Age of Content Curation

blog.dlvr.it

The so-called ‘wisdom of the crowds’ powers social aggregation tools such as Digg and Delicious. And interesting new forms of aggregation, such as Alltop and Buzzfeed , tease the content-soaked masses with the promise of a brighter, friendlier, more manageable future.

Diva Marketing Talks About Social Media Communities With Liz Strauss & Nancy Whie

Diva Marketing Blog

1-topic about social media marketing. Today's Diva Marketing Talks takes a dive into Social Media Communities or social networks. If there is value in social communities then how do you build and nurture them? Is this a community of friends/colleagues or a network?