Social Media On The Farm: Crisis Management, Market Research, Education And APIs

The Realtime Report

As a mobile-friendly platform, Twitter has been used by farmers to share information, check realtime conditions, and connect with customers from its earliest days – CNN reported on this as early as 2009. farms are turning to Twitter and other social media tools as a support group to share information, gain insights and keep customers informed about changing conditions. A group called Open Food is collaborating on an open source API to share data about food.

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Social Media Updates: July

yMarketingMatters

Many new updates were announced in the world of social media in July! This is great for any business that uses local awareness ads to drive walk-in business as it will help measure the conversion from social or mobile ad campaigns. In-Store, Meet Mobile: New Ways to Increase and Measure Store Visits and Sales. iOS users – social media managers, business owners and public personas – can now switch between different accounts on a single device.

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Social Media Updates: May

yMarketingMatters

After the slow month of April, May seems to be back on track with every other fast-paced, exciting month in the world of social media. Read “ How Can Businesses Use Facebook Continuous Live Video “ Explore.org uses Facebook Live’s continuous streaming API. The app suncs with your WhatsApp mobile device account. The post Social Media Updates: May appeared first on yMarketingMatters.

4 Emerging Social Media Platforms To Watch In 2019

Social Media Strategies Summit

It’s a good time to take stock of your social media marketing strategies to assess what’s working and where you have room to improve. There is a lot of chatter about emerging social media sites, and where brands should make investments in 2019. And the decision for a brand to invest in a new social media platform is a big one. So how is a social media marketer to decide? Social media platform your brand should check out: Houseparty.

The Current State of Native Social Media Data Capabilities

Ignite Social Media

Native social media analytics capabilities have changed a lot over the past year or so. Other network platform analytics capabilities tend to live in the shadows of Facebook, but there have been some significant improvements in native social media analytics platform offerings recently. In order to extract the information, you need to leverage a third-party platform, extract data via API yourself, or manually record the data from your phone.

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook To Buy WhatsApp, LinkedIn Opens Publishing To All Members

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn: LinkedIn opens its publishing platform to all members. Facebook to pay $19 billion for WhatsApp – Facebook is acquiring mobile messaging service WhatsApp; the company will continue to operate separately, and co-founder Jan Koum will join Facebook’s board of directors (The Wall Street Journal).

How to create mobile-friendly content with Google’s AMP

Socialmedia.biz

How Accelerated Mobile Pages can fuel your mobile marketing strategy. Target audience: Businesses, brands, mobile marketers, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. A lot has been said about Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) and how it affects business owners, startups and digital marketers. Google is placing more and more emphasis on speed and mobile friendliness. Mobile Tools

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Video Ads Expand Outside U.S.

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest: Users can now share multiple photos on Twitter via web and the Android app. Pinterest unveils new tech to become more measurable for brands – Pinterest has opened its platform to third-party developers for the first time, opening up a business insights API that will help marketers see how pins are performing (AdAge).

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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. As influencer marketing continues to grow at a very fast rate, more and more people need their social media management tools to keep up.

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. Read on for insights from Eric plus Eric Boggs ‘s Social Media Stat of the Week ( This week : Twitter gets 15% more media mentions than Facebook.).

Social Media News Ticker: Foursquare Launches Swarm, YouTube Reportedy Buying Twitch

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, YouTube and Foursquare: Foursquare app splits in two, launches Swarm. Any social media updates that we missed? Social Media News Ticker Facebook Facebook Camera Facebook Poke Foursquare gaming geolocation social media news ticker Swarm Twitch Youtube

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches FB Newswire, Acquires Motion Tracking App Moves

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Linkedin and Pinterest: Facebook. Facebook launches a newswire so it can help the media — while it competes with them - the FB Newswire is designed to give media outlets and journalists a realtime feed of news-worthy content; the service debuted on Thursday and is partially powered by social news verification service Storyful (GigaOM).

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5 Data-Backed Social Media Trends You Need to Know for 2019

Buffer Social

2019 is here and gone are the days where generating audience engagement on social media was primarily a passive process. The brands that are successful in delivering personalized experiences to their audiences are the brands that are likely to thrive with their social media strategies in the coming year. But in order to be able to capitalize on this and everything else social media has to offer, you have to know what’s coming!

What New Social Media Management Features Did Agorapulse Release in 2018? [INFOGRAPHIC]

agora pulse

Let’s take a quick break from our planning for 2019 to reflect on the different social media management features that Agorapulse launched in 2018 that helped make managing social media easier and more efficient. We start 2018 with a game changer for social media managers — the ability to queue your posts according to publishing categories. Need your social proof tweets to publish on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays? New Mobile App.

How to Start your Social Media Strategy

Devumi

Your social media strategy is what is going to separate you from the average user who just tweets, shares, and comments whenever they feel like it. Without a plan you’re no better than a ditzy teenager cruising around looking for someone to troll – you need to build a social media strategy if you truly want to reach a focused goal. With that sorted, your social media strategy will start to become apparent!

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. Thats why many of todays colleges and universities are now offering "social media" classes as an option for their students. Welcome to Social Media U. Lesson # 5 Use Social Networks.

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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 7 Reasons Not to Put All Your Eggs in the Twitter Basket March 16th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Are you too Twitter-obsessed in your social media approach?

Is Brandon Prebynski The Most Eligible Man In Social Media Marketing?

Firebelly

He’s most recently fascinated by video, mobile, and analytics. I’m also working with a major tech company on social media efforts, doing some fun “techertainment” projects with some awesome people in the industry, and editing some tech books when the schedule allows. Are you a social being in person? Are you the most eligible man in social media marketing? Is it possible to be a completely social business?

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How Our Social Media Management Tool Continued Evolving in 2019 [Infographic]

agora pulse

Social media platforms are continually evolving … so shouldn’t the tool you use to manage them do the same? Our social media management tool allows you to publish, engage, and report on social media from one easy-to-use dashboard. For some SaaS companies, this functionality would be enough to tell their tech team to hang a “Gone Fishing” sign in their office while their customers continued to manage social with their tool.

The Four Locations of Social Media

Net-Savvy Executive

Do you put social media data on a map? I've taken a real interest in applying geospatial analysis to social media over the past year. Mostly, though, it's just another lens to apply to social media data, another way to find some value in the data we have now. So, you want to put social media activity on a map. Location of the account Look at an account on Twitter, Facebook, or other social network. Intelligence 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. Relevant Influencers drive conversation and action so they are an important part of social media. Social Analytics. Check out our social media analytics compass.

iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth

I teach classes on social media monitoring – computer classes – and the students set up iGoogle to find and monitor Media, blogs, Twitter, Facebook, images, key influencers, keywords, CEO and brand mentions and so on. Now that iGoogle is retiring , I need another free service to teach social media monitoring – know of one? It can’t be a purely RSS play as we need gadgets/widgets for API only based services.

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An Insider Look at Reach and Frequency Ad Buying on Facebook

Ignite Social Media

This tool is based on the tried and true method of buying traditional media which allows the advertiser to control the reach and frequency of their messaging to their audience. If your goal is to showcase a new product or get your name out there in the social space, this buying method gives you the advantage of predictable delivery to a predetermined audience. The tool allows advertisers to serve ads in the News Feeds on desktop, mobile and Instagram.

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Automated Creativity Is Inevitable (And A Good Idea) - Strategy Magazine Column

Twist Image

Coca-Cola 's global senior digital director, Mariano Bosaz , recently did an interview with AdWeek during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Bosaz believes that artificial intelligence can do simple content activities like update social media platforms and choose music for video content. Does anyone in your business use or have access to Amazon AWS APIs , Google Cloud ML APIs , IBM Watson Bluemix APIs and Microsoft Cognitive Services APIs ?

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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. This will allow you to maximize your brand reach on social media, engage with the right people , and achieve your social media goals. Which social media sites are your brand on?

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Automated Creativity Is Inevitable (And A Good Idea) - Strategy Magazine Column

Twist Image

Coca-Cola 's global senior digital director, Mariano Bosaz , recently did an interview with AdWeek during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Bosaz believes that artificial intelligence can do simple content activities like update social media platforms and choose music for video content. Does anyone in your business use or have access to Amazon AWS APIs , Google Cloud ML APIs , IBM Watson Bluemix APIs and Microsoft Cognitive Services APIs ?

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3 Snapchat Announcements Marketers Need to Know

Ignite Social Media

Ad Kit provides developers with access to their Snap Audience Network as well as bringing Snap Ads (their mobile ad format) to their apps. Right now, it’s open for early access into the program and there are four features you can apply for: Community Stories API – allows brands to search public Snapchat Stories and display their favorites on their app. Publish API – lets brands create their own Story and share it to Snapchat’s Discover feed.

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Manage Your Social Media Better - Distribute Your Blog To Twitter.

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. About Me - Social Media Network Online Contact Me - Social Media Network Online Your Contribution To This Blog - Social Media Netw. What People Have To Say About Pervara - Social Med. This service constantly scans the various sites and informs if there is any API and such other problem.

[ANSWERED] Troubleshooting Facebook Issues Like “No Photo Description Available” Or Photos Not Displaying

SocMed Sean

This site pays attention to the APIs and services of a lot of major sites, as well as monitoring popular channels like Twitter to see if users are reporting outages. If you’re at home on a PC that doesn’t have a WiFi adapter, then you can always check to see if Facebook is experiencing issues using your mobile device. Facebook Featured Instagram Social Media Tech WhatsApp facebook issues outage social social media social networking tech tips whatsapp

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How to Schedule Instagram Posts: A Step-by-Step Guide

Hootsuite

Then load it all into your social media calendar and relax, knowing it will hit your timeline right when your followers want it. On Instagram—more than any other social media platform— brands live and die by their look. Step 2: Add your Instagram business profile to your social media management platform. Click Manage Social Networks. Step 1: Add your Instagram profile to your social media management platform.

Winners of Mashable Awards

Mindjumpers

Here, we will go through the winners of this year’s Awards Gala: Best Social Media Management Tool: HootSuite. Most Creative Social Media Campaign: Stand Up For WWE. Best Social Media Customer Service sponsored by BlackBerry : Eurail.com. Best Use of an API: Qwitter Client. Best Social Media Service for Small Business: ReachCast. Best Mobile Device: iPhone. Best Mobile Game: “Angry Birds”. Best Mobile Platform: Android.

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Breaking Down The Cambridge Analytica Kerfuffle

Ignite Social Media

The API was updated in 2015 to prevent this type of data collection going forward; however, Facebook did not have the ability to delete the data that was already collected by third parties. As mentioned above, Facebook has since changed the Open Graph API to limit third-parties from receiving users’ friend data without permission. The Obama campaign was praised for their use of social media ads and microtargeting.

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PLEASE Don’t Visit My Google+ Page! Here’s Why.

SocMed Sean

Most of you probably know that Google+ has been around for a couple of years now and is Google’s attempt to overcome the hideous social media experiments of Google Wave and Google Buzz. While all that sounds like the nirvana of social media networks… Google+ has had a slow start , mostly because of it’s inability to draw average users away from Facebook and Twitter. This is different from putting your social media publication on auto-pilot.

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7 Strategies I’m Pitching for Businesses to use Facebook Places

Stay N' Alive

Here’s where a little API knowledge is helpful, and why you’re going to want to read my next book that comes out in a few months. Let’s say I run Best Buy’s Social Media campaign. We could maybe even feature some of those on our main corporate website using Graph API. You can browse this manually or use the Facebook Graph API to tally it automatically for you (with very little effort).

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2008: Social Media, SEO, and More " techipedia | tamar weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There’s no order to the posts; I’ve used my bookmarks and a variety of social sites and peer recommendations to create this list. Social Media: Generic Strategy: 50 Ways to Use Social Media : Jeremiah Owyang shows how you can apply social media to some standard social computing objectives. What is the ROI for Social Media? Scared of Social Media? But “social media marketing expert?&#

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Instagram Sharing for Advocates

Oktopost

In fact, more than 30% of B2B companies consider Instagram an effective social channel. Another reason to include Instagram in your social marketing mix is employee advocacy. That’s why Instagram was high on our advocacy roadmap – and today we’re excited to officially add this network to our social media roster. Similar to our Facebook advocacy sharing, Instagram API only allows native posting. Inside Oktopost Social Media Strategy

The Ultimate List of Social Media Definitions You Need to Know

Hootsuite

Social media is a constantly evolving field. It can be difficult to keep up with all the new social media definitions that seem to emerge almost every month. That’s why we’ve created this comprehensive glossary of social media terms. This social media glossary is a living document that will evolve as we add and subtract entries, expand our definitions, and provide more context for the most important social media terms.

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Facebook Gets Stories and Don’t Count Twitter Out Yet | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Facebook Stories will put disappearing photos at the top of the mobile app, prominently above the newsfeed. Global web index reports that 7 in 10 Twitter users are on social while watching TV, making Twitter users 33% more likely than average to be on a second device while watching TV. This week, they announced plans to expand their Periscope Producer API to allow professional broadcasters the ability to connect directly to the platform for live streaming.

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. While the other popular social networks only seem to be copying each other ’s latest top functionalities, LinkedIn stands apart in this regard. After all, the B2B value of social media use is completely different from B2C uses. Each post you create is optimized for sharing on one social network only.

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? The “Middleman” of Social Media is Your Friend The Next Evolution of Social Media… You can’t handle the truth! 10 Habits of Highly Efficient Social Media Power Users Blogger or Mind-Reader? 50 social media links. [.] ¬

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A Pretty Awesome Way to Schedule Instagram Posts

agora pulse

If you’re a social media manager, you might very well be one of those 20k searchers. We have a way to schedule posts to Instagram from your desktop or mobile device. Does your social media dashboard give you all three?). Since Instagram is primarily a mobile app, you’ll have to use the Agorapulse mobile app ( Android , iOS ) to start your magic. This is especially handy for managers and clients who aren’t that mobile friendly.).

This Week in Social Media - 3/26/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week at Ford, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. We've mentioned social TV before - and that its future lies with Twitter, not Facebook. They do social business without even making it look difficult.

17 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Top Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With the breadth and depth of social media services out there, it’s no wonder that we often find ourselves lost in the vast array of services. I took the opportunity to contact some of my esteemed friends and colleagues who are experts in their field and asked for their advice on their favorite little known social media secret and social media tools, including their own if they had them. They start to see value in social media beyond just a number.

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