What Associations Need to Know About Facebook’s API Changes

SocialFish

Ah, Facebook–that social network I love to hate , even though my career kind of depends on using it. Why You Need to be Concerned About the Latest Facebook API Changes to Link Posts. Association social media managers–what do you think about this change?

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API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 3 focusses on monetizing APIs and looking at revenue streams from widgets. is “little bits everywhere&# – don’t force customers to come to your site, let them do purchase your products on their site, where they are, and let their social network be informed.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

Do you have a burning question you want to ask the support team at a popular social network, but you gave up because you couldn’t find the actual contact form through the endless maze of self-serve support documentation? Request for Community-Created Page Review.

Friendgiftr Lets You Send Gift Cards on Any Social Network or Social Media Website

Bill Hartzer

You can now use the same social network or social media website that you are on all day long to buy and send gift cards online securely. E-commerce startup Friendgiftr is the first to launch a special new service that lets you send gift cards through your favorite social network.

Why Can’t Social Media Tools Post Directly to Instagram?

agora pulse

Truth is, it’s not the tools’ fault; Instagram doesn’t allow any tool the functionality to post directly to Instagram because of its limited API. What is an API? Instagram’s API receives that request, and delivers to Agorapulse the number of likes you received.

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?

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. Rather than implementing APIs, site owners need only drop in a few lines of javascript. Just 3rd party API developers widgets taken away from 3rd party?

10 Questions You Should Ask Your Social Media “Expert”, “Guru” or “Wizard”

SocMed Sean

Finding a social media professional to help you with your online activities can sometimes be a tough process. 1) How long have you been engaged in social networking and/or social media channels? 4) What social networks do you specialize in?

An Early Look at Facebook Open Graph Protocol Integration on News.

Adam Sherk

Consider the impact that Facebook Open Graph protocol integration will have on your existing on-site community features and social functionality.

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Huffington Post Sells for $315m Social Media Revenue

Laurel Papworth

I often write on social media revenue – how social media sites like blogs and forums and social networks monetize. Yes, Virginia, social media and blogs CAN make money. Will 2010 see the further rise of social media proprietors?

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22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. Social Media Monetization Models on Flickr [link]. Social media Donations it works for Wikipedia. Different types of Social Networks (3).

Social Pros 30 – Eric Schwartzman, Social Media Boot Camp

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 30 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. This episode features Eric Schwartzman , online social media training provider, entrepreneur and the best-selling co-author of Social Marketing to the Business Customer.

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

We look at Freemium revenue in social networks and online communities including asking that: if freemium is the business model of giving it all (or most) of the services away for free , how can you then charge for it? Monetizing social networks.

Monetizing Facebook: Dollar Value of Facebook Fan

Laurel Papworth

Savvy marketers continue to invest substantial sums in building a presence on social networks like Facebook and Twitter. Monetizing Facebook: Dollar Value of Facebook Fan is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

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? It’s usually said in a tone that implies that social media is so gosh- darn “social&# and “friendly&# that everyone gives everything away for free.

5 Reasons Pinterest is Addicting and 4 Weaknesses That May Kill it

Convince & Convert

A 329 percent increase in unique visitors in 90 days is the kind of rocket ship acceleration that is usually far more myth than reality, even in social media start-up circles. social networks infographics instagram monetate photo sharing pinterestLike Google searches for M.I.A.

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Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth

If you are a company, government department or organisation interested in social media training for your staff, this three day class held privately at your premises (or we can organise premises for you) suits those looking for a more indepth course. Those who do not yet have any social media profiles online may struggle as this course is fast paced. Social Media Workshop Outline. Three Day Class for the Advanced Social Media Specialist.

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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. 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.

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. ” — Social Media Today.

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What Marketers Need to Know About the Cambridge Analytica News

Convince & Convert

Just because Facebook allowed organizations like Cambridge Analytica to flood a social network with questionable content in an attempt sway an election doesn’t mean Cambridge Analytica should have done so. Rival, a social media analytics platform, discussed this here with its readers.

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Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Super list of 50 social media links Have you ever wanted to know more about how to make a huge impact in social networking? 10 Habits of Highly Efficient Social Media Power Users Blogger or Mind-Reader?

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4 Tips for Driving Sales with Instagram Ads

Socialmedia.biz

With a global community like this, it’s no surprise that brands are increasingly excited about the advertising opportunities and business opportunities found on Instagram. They are also a perfect medium for connecting with fans and cultivating strong communities of interest.

Research-Driven Ideas for Social Data

Mindjumpers

Attending the European Conference of Information Systems in Tel Aviv last week, I was happy to find that areas such as data visualization, predictive analytics, social CRM and ROI etc found their way into the conference. Predictive Modeling of Social Activity.

Facebook Unveils the Most Powerful Social Ads of All Time

Convince & Convert

Facebook has just integrated Page Post link ads into the News Feed, and the result is the most precisely targeted social advertising the marketing world has ever seen. And now marketers can target these social ads based on a user’s browsing and search activity.

The Ultimate Guide to Scheduling Instagram Posts

Later

Unfortunately, a lot of social media marketers are at a loss when it comes to picking the best app for scheduling Instagram posts! To do this, simply click the “+” sign at the top of your Later calendar to select the social profiles you’re scheduling posts for.

8 Key Steps for a Successful Instagram Takeover

agora pulse

Build community. Also pay attention to if the person or brand is using the correct format for the network (tagging handles correctly etc.). Some influencers may not have the largest social media following, but drive a lot of blog traffic. Instagram social media management

21 Top Social Media Sites to Consider for Your Brand

Buffer Social

Whether you are a seasoned social media marketer , a marketer looking to venture into social media marketing, or a business owner looking to leverage on social media, it’s helpful to know the most popular social media sites around. Resources Social Media Marketing

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How to Make Your Facebook Ads Convert

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

However, with a Facebook ad tool with access to Facebook’s API , you can use the scheduling feature to have this done automatically. We must never forget that Facebook is a network where people go to communicate with friends, post funny clips, and see where the next party is held.

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Here’s what you need to know about the Google+ shut down

Sprout Social

This wasn’t too surprising to a lot of social media marketers and experts who had been anticipating the downfall of the platform for a while. Since this bug was affecting the platform’s Application Programming Interface (API) and some of its users, the company decided to expedite the shutdown. How will it affect social media marketers and businesses? This will include data from your Circles, Streams and Communities as well as all your +1 data.The process is quite simple.

130 most important social media acronyms and slang you should know

Sprout Social

If you’ve been observing social media conversations, you might have come across a ton of lingo or acronyms that take you a while to figure out. Social media acronyms like TFW, TBH and LMK get thrown around very casually in comments, captions and conversations between people.

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Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

That’s the way it goes in tech these days and it’s especially true when there is competition for share of voice on social platforms. Being mostly social media wonks and early adopters, it’s not surprising that several people told me they are using more than one of these apps.

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13 Reasons Why I Am an Obsessive Compulsive Facebook User Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I had graduated college the previous year, so many of my classmates seemed to have “moved on&# from the social sites of my time (all of which have dissolved). I look back at Facebook’s emergence as a truly popular and desirable network that has simply gone from good to better.

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8 Fun Things to Try on Instagram You Probably Haven’t Thought of Before

Buffer Social

One of the things we love about social media is how quickly it evolves. It’s hard to stay on top of the latest news for everything that’s coming to social media. For instance, lists can be used to share and communicate with a group of VIP customers or a special community of users.

Feature Friday: How to Choose the Best Comment System for Your Blog

Ari Herzog

The main advantage that third-party comments have over native comments is the ability to combine your other social networks into the conversation, as opposed to just the readers of the blog post. Some other benefits of using a third-party system include: Social media reactions.

Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth

Sydney social media course 2013. Walk away with a social media strategy, campaign, tools. Facebook, Twitter, Social Media Dashboards, Google Plus, Social Media Measurement. Sydney Social Media Course . 29 to 31 July – Sydney 3 Day Social Media course.

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3 Scientific Studies With Real Insight Into Social Media

Convince & Convert

. It’s no secret: social media marketing has a data problem. Despite a growing number of tools available to measure the ROI of social media, many of the claims made by “marketing gurus” in this sector come from the gut. Facebook API data.

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Pinterest For Business To Business: Interview With Joel Windels of Brandwatch

Diva Marketing Blog

When it comes to social media, we learn most from the people who have stepped out before us and generously share their experiences. About Brandswatch : Launched in August 2007, Brandwatch develops tools for monitoring and analysing social media conversations.

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10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There have also been doctors that have used social networking tools, like Twitter, during surgery. Here are ten social media tools that can aid you with crowdsourcing: Twitter It is already being used for many crowdsourcing efforts. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

That’s the way it goes in tech these days and it’s especially true when there is competition for share of voice on social platforms. Being mostly social media wonks and early adopters, it’s not surprising that several people told me they are using more than one of these apps.

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What Do Social Media Management Tools Really Need? 23 Experts Tell Us

agora pulse

Social media management tools are constantly evolving in order to keep up with businesses’ and marketers’ needs. For this blog post, I’ve approached some of the top influencers and bloggers in the social media world and asked them two questions regarding social media management tools.