Facebook Blueprint Tops 1 Million Enrollments, Announces Blueprint Certification

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook introduced its Blueprint e-learning platform in March 2015 , and just 18 months later, Blueprint reached 1 million course enrollments. This credential is awarded to digital advertising professionals who are proficient in planning successful Facebook advertising campaigns.

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SortPrice Store Facebook Application Tops 1000 Retailers

Bill Hartzer

Proving yet again a real commitment to opening new avenues of success for online merchants everywhere, comparison shopping engine SortPrice.com has now built virtual stores for more than 1,000 retailers through its Merchant Store application on Facebook.

No More Media Buying Specialty for Facebook Marketing Partners

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced that it is eliminating the media buying specialty for Facebook Marketing Partners. The current media buying partners for Facebook and Instagram are: 360i. The social network said in a Facebook Marketing Partners post : We have found that the Blueprint Certification , which recognizes an individual buyer’s competency with Facebook and Instagram products, better suits the need of the market and of our agency partners.

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Periscope Introduces Support for Live 360 Video

SocialTimes Twitter

Periscope launched support for live 360 video in its livestreaming application. With this update, live 360 videos are marked with a special “Live 360” badge. The update will allow users to watch live 360-degree broadcasts on both Periscope and Twitter.

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Facebook Page Managing Updates for Admins

Saying It Social

Facebook Pages help brands, businesses, and public figures build a presence to connect with the people who like them on Facebook. Facebook has launched a redesigned Page Manager to make managing Pages easier and quicker.

6 Ways Web Check-ins Can Benefit Your Brand

Convince & Convert

Whether it’s big players like Foursquare inking a new loyalty rewards program with Pepsi, or niche developers like Untappd , addressing the beer drinking vertical with a mobile application that let’s you spread the word about the particular brew you are sipping upon, check-ins are on fire. In the interest of full disclosure, I work for a company with a new application called MOJO that provides free web-based check-ins.

Tips for Starting a New Facebook Fan Page


Up until yesterday, my main Facebook entities included my personal profile and my fan page for Kikolani. So the solution was creating a new Facebook page. After you create your page, click on the Use Facebook as Your Page link in the right hand sidebar.

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Gamification: Why Play?


The post contained an infographic that predicted the most popular online activity and trend of the future to be location-based services such as Foursquare and Facebook Places. Last week, I wrote a blog post about Facebook’s new app center.

Foursquare Gowalla and Yelp Oh'My

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Foursquare Gowalla and Yelp Oh’My I’ve become obsessed with location based applications for my iPhone. Yelp was my first introduction to using an application to share my whereabouts with my friends.

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Foursquare Gowalla and Yelp Oh’My I’ve become obsessed with location based applications for my iPhone. Yelp was my first introduction to using an application to share my whereabouts with my friends.

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I Don't Care Where. You. Are. Right. Now. | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Posted by Irene Koehler in Facebook , Social Media , Tips , Twitter on March 31, 2010 | 16 responses Hey, you! We’ve been connected for awhile on Twitter and Facebook. The results of my absolutely unscientific poll on Twitter and Facebook were unanimous.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, November Discounts & Life on Facebook


This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a great discount code for November, and life on Facebook on kikolani.com. Facebook. Is Facebook missing 370 million users ? Learn what your Facebook profile looks like to others – make sure your private information is really private. 5 ways to create welcome tabs for Facebook – a look at five applications. Life on Facebook. Life on Facebook.

I Will Not Write About Old Spice

Adam Cohen

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Link Building Tactics for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Widgets and badges. Utilizing various forms of widgets and badges is a tactic more often used by other types of businesses, but it is applicable to publishers too. Newsweek’s Tim Geithner Interview Live on Facebook: Don’t Forget to Link to the Video Afterwards.

Guess Who is Back on Foursquare

Ari Herzog

Recalling the ensuing storm of comments my action caused in the fall of 2010, it was evident some people were passionate I made the right decision and others felt I should give the location-based application a second chance. Do more people check into locations who tweet than those who only use Facebook? People like merit badges such as that of Mayor if checking into a location more than anyone else. Foursquare, Plancast, and Tungle: 3 Applications to Share Your Activities.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Facebook. This post explores YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, and Flickr. Facebook.

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

It’s more than just market research, it’s the practical application of [.]

Social Media Chat Tuesday, July 21st

Adam Cohen

A Step-By-Step Guide to Launching a Branded Hashtag

Sprout Social

When applicable, localizing your hashtag is an easy way to stand out. Then, we make sure that the hashtag we is consistent on all marketing materials, including attendee badges. Facebook group. Facebook Event.

Could Google Wave Be One Of The Many Social Media Networking Sites

Social Media Network Marketing

Ofcourse some like Facebook have become 'nations' within themselves. While Facebook and Twitter are getting onto various methods like providing follow badges which can be put up on the sites and blogs Wave does not have this as yet.

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How Video Can Replace Student Textbooks

Ari Herzog

Salman Khan is currently using game mechanics to increase student engagement and motivation by awarding badges for specific accomplishments. They are as minimalist as can be with a simple blackboard application and Khan providing the voiceover (you never see his face in the lessons).

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What Websites Are You the One True Fan of?

Justin Levy

If you’re like me, you’ll immediately think of the different services that are available such as Foursquare , Gowalla and Facebook Places. They are, after all, a location and these applications are location-based applications.

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Intro to Foursquare, Brightkite & Location-Based Social Media


Location-based services — applications that “know” where you are and can use that information to connect you with people, places and things — are one of the hot new classes of social media applications. Check the application developer’s site for compatibility.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary


A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z A Application Programing Interface (API) : An API is a documented interface that allows one software application to to interact with another application.

Social Pros 17 – Maria Ogneva, Yammer

Convince & Convert

Read on for insights from Maria, and our Social Media Stat of the Week ( this week : are Facebook and Twitter like the Tortoise and the Hare?). Eric : He put a photo on Facebook this weekend, very proud that he had assembled his daughter’s bike.

10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media

Justin Levy

Almost everyone has an outlet for blogging these days — whether that means a site running WordPress, an account at LiveJournal, or a blog on MySpace or Facebook. These are social networks or applications specifically built with non-profits in mind.

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Unlocking the value of Foursquare « The Cube

Gemma Went

You can earn points and unlock badges as you discover new things. There is a competitive edge to it (the more you check in at locations, the more points and badges you win – there’s even a leaderboard), however I believe the true value is in the word of mouth opportunities they offer.

Social Media Puts F-U-N In Non Profit Fund Raising

Diva Marketing Blog

Recently while doing some research for a presentation I stumbled on what almost 6 Million Facebook members have been doing. Toby/Diva Marketing : Where did the idea to create a Facebook application, (Lil) Green Patch , for fund raising come from?

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Like last year, if your article is highlighted in this comprehensive post, there’s a badge for you to proudly celebrate this achievement on your site. Are Your Facebook Fans Truly Engaged? It’s good to know that there are ways to bring Facebook community closer together.

Social Media a CRM perspective

Social Media Network Marketing

Businesses also need to monitor social networking sites, recognizing and rewarding - often with badges, stars or other low-cost measures - those who are most proactive and communicative about a company's products or services. How To Add Static FBML To Your Facebook Page For S.

Here are 10 Utah Entrepreneurs You Need to Know

Stay N' Alive

Despite never having been on the list before, these are some of Utah's finest tech professionals and entrepreneurs (in no particular order) - chances are most of these never even asked to be on this list (and some have never even met me): Allan Carroll, CTO, Piick.com - Allan is former CTO of FamilyLink and helped them get to one of the top positions in the Facebook Application directory. It requires a Facebook login.

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Social Media Predictions for 2010

Social Media Marketing

More interaction on Facebook pages, Twitter, Get Satisfaction and similar sites has customers looking for solutions wherever they can find it, not just via 800 numbers. And StrongMail's Social Influence Benchmark Report shows nearly 37% share by email, with 21% sharing by embedded badges.

Become a Digital Marketing Certified Associate (DMCA) with Simplilearn


But there are a lot of them that are simply out there to collect your money and give you a badge, which may or may not mean much to the world at large. Official Facebook Certification coming later this year for Certified Buying and Certified Planning Professionals.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

As a B2B marketing specialist, Billy is a recognized expert in B2B inbound marketing, and is very active on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. Follow Michael on Twitter @BrennerMichael and Facebook.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Here are some applications of meta tags and arguments as to why you should be using them. 9 Ways to Start a New Local Business Using Facebook, Twitter, Groupon, and Google : These easy (and mostly affordable steps) can put your local business on the map.

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

New for 2008: If your article is highlighted in this comprehensive post, we have badges for you! Successful Networking Tips for LinkedIn and Facebook : Loren Baker shows that LinkedIn and Facebook aren’t so different and building your network is key.

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Using Social Media to Promote Your Event: Step 2

Bare Feet Studios

We used Spreadshirt , because it is a social web application. Create Badges for Others to Post on Their Sites Many bloggers love badges as it’s a way of strengthening their personal brand. Badges make it easy for those who love you to easily tell their connections about our event. Dustin Nielson May 20, 2009 at 7:08 pm If your looking for a cheap way to promote or sell tickets online you should checkout the Facebook application Viral Events.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both


Sign in with Facebook or Twitter to get started! The reason people click a share button is because it takes them to places that better understand how humans want to interact ( Facebook , Twitter , Reddit , Google+ , etc.).

Social Media Club Hawaii Celebrates Ma Ka Hana Ka ?Ike

Bare Feet Studios

We had 15 applicants and over 1000 votes. We also hooked up their Twitter and Facebook accounts so the content cross-posts to both social networks. A Facebook page. Rick’s daughter actually got this started, and we trained them in how to use Facebook.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Facebook and/or MySpace are useful social networks where you can build outposts (see next list). Build RSS outposts on Facebook. Another promotion tool: use the status section of LinkedIn and Facebook. Chris, when you discuss making Facebook an “Outpost,&# are there any other RSS/etc. I’ve been looking for a good RSS parser for Facebook for a lone time. I have to give a shout out to Flog Blog for Facebook, too. facebook.

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