Five Reasons Why You Absolutely, Positively Need to do Online Brand Monitoring

Webbiquity SMM

And you’d certainly never talk about your brand or product at a business conference or networking event…while wearing noise-cancelling headphones. Why then do so many brands fail to do basic brand monitoring on social networks, and across the Internet more generally? ” Further: “As a follow-on experiment, 22 brand monitoring software tools were reviewed in a separate post, which was tweeted out multiple times.

Brand Monitoring 101: Tips and Tools for Tracking What People Think of You

Hootsuite

Caring for your brand means embracing the art and science of brand monitoring. Luckily for anyone interested in brand monitoring, it’s never been easier to observe, analyze and optimize the conversation around your brand. What is brand monitoring? Brand monitoring is the act of looking out for mentions and discussions of your brand. Brand monitoring vs. social media monitoring.

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Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online

Harp Interactive

This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring. In case you missed the first blog post, here is the link: Monitor Your Brand Online. Monitoring Tools For: Blogs. Google Blog search. Monitor This.

6 Savvy Ways Pros Use Social Media Monitoring (and you can too)!

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , brand monitoring , Monitoring , monitoring tools , Social Media & SEO Tags: monitoring strategy , social media monitoring , social media monitoring tools As any part of a solid social media strategy social media monitoring has many important uses and should be not only the foundation upon which a brands social media strategy is built, but also play a key role in your ongoing social media marketing efforts.

Measuring your Social Media Impact? Meet your new Best Friend!

Harp Interactive

Simply put, Social Website Analyzer is a one-click snapshot of the state of your website’s or brand’s social media presence across the top 20 social media sites.

5 Ways to Battle Social Media Stump

Harp Interactive

With so much hype surrounding the enormous benefits for businesses to reap with social media, many have eagerly (and expectantly) jumped into the social landscape with a Twitter account and maybe even a Facebook profile or fan page built around their brand or business.

3 Powerful (and free) Tools to Measure Brand Awareness

Harp Interactive

Brand Awareness is always at or near the top of our client’s list when we discuss social media marketing goals. Even for large brands, Brand Awareness continues to appear as one of the top 3 goals…typically in the form of “enhanced” Brand Awareness or “top of mind” Awareness. Blog Metrics Social Media Marketing Tools and Resources brand monitoring monitoring tools

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Monitor Your Brand Online-Part 1

Harp Interactive

One of the main objectives for all social media marketing initiatives for a brand is to “ navigate the narrative&#. The first step to monitoring your brand reputation is listening. For example: Your brand name. Blogs (WordPress, Blogger, Twitter etc).

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6 Savvy Tips for Social Media Monitoring

Harp Interactive

In the world of social media marketing, we often hear of the importance of monitoring as the first actionable item. Although social media monitoring has numerous benefits to a businesses, both large and small, it may be unclear as to how to use monitoring.

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Strategies to Ensure an Engaged Social Presence

Harp Interactive

My topic, in case you missed it, was “Propel your Social Media Marketing to New Heights: Strategies to Ensure a Winning and Engaging Social Presence&#. Reactive engagement is simply responding to direct dialogue to or about you or your brand/business.

12 Guidelines for Corporate Social Media Policies

Harp Interactive

While social media is liberating brands and opening up new grass-roots level channels for connecting with the consumers, it is also posing new challenges for companies in terms of managing and controlling all that free flowing external communication.

How B2B Tech Marketing on Twitter is Changing (Research)

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter and LinkedIn remain the top two social networks for B2B marketers. That said, there are some disturbing signs developing for Twitter (and the B2B marketers who rely on the platform). Per recent research , though 77% of B2B marketers say they use Twitter to distribute content, Twitter use is down 8% since 2014. ” For the most part, B2B marketers aren’t abandoning Twitter, nor should they. Watch for mentions of your brand.

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How does your brand look on social media?

Janet Fouts

Looking for a job in marketing? A potential employer can use a variety of tools to see how well you manage your personal brand online. After all, if you can’t make your own brand stand out how are you going to help them with theirs?

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Three Things Twitter’s Marketing Team Needs to Do

Webbiquity SMM

Though it’s still one of the top three social networks for B2B marketers, Twitter is struggling. Marketers, PR professionals, bloggers, and journalists have traditional been heavy users. Case in Point: Event Marketing. What can Twitter do from a marketing perspective?

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Firebelly at Blog Indiana

Firebelly

Youll learn how to identify your content assets, use a push and pull approach, the social platforms that can work for you, a review of the monitoring tools, and see case studies of companies doing it right.

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Firebelly VP Co-Authors Corporate Blogging for Dummies (Out Now!)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Fridays 5 Fun Social Media Finds | Main | 5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads » August 11, 2010 Firebelly VP Co-Authors Corporate Blogging for Dummies (Out Now!)

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HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers

Kikolani

HootSuite offers many great features that can aid bloggers in managing their Twitter accounts for blogging uses including promotion, monitoring, keyword tracking, reputation management and more. Inside Kikolani’s Twitter Management for Blogging in HootSuite.

Social Media Marketing Madness [Cartoon]

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Facebook Fans Mean Business (And Are More Likely to Buy) | Main | Hook A Facebook Fan Up: Theyre Looking For Discounts » March 19, 2010 Social Media Marketing Madness [Cartoon] It has been uber busy in the Firebelly office this week.

3 Ways to Incorporate Social Listening into Your Influencer Marketing Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Social listening can be a great source of information when researching audience conversation and sentiment around your brand. However, the values of social listening extend beyond brand monitoring, and can be a strong asset when applied to influencer activations. It can be difficult to find influencers who are the right fit for your brand, and it is important to do the proper research to understand what conversations different influencers are already involved in.

New Features Added to B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer

Webbiquity SMM

Several great new features were recently added to the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer by co-founder Tony Karrer. Topics on B2B Marketing Zone include social media , inbound marketing and business blogging. Social Media Informer covers topics such as social networking , small business and brand monitoring. One of the most obvious is that posts now include images, making the sites more visually appealing than the former text-only design.

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Creating categories and definitions by doing, not debating

The Way of the Web

As much as I can have respect for the people who get caught up in debates about what PR, Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing, Transmedia, SEO, etc all should mean exactly, the simple fact is that noone cares. Seth Godin talked about successful modern marketing beginning with product planning and development, but still many businesses and consumers see marketing as part of advertising. I market my own projects. I market other people’s projects.

Social Media Marketing Checklist from SES Chicago

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Cyber Monday Is Here! What is your overall marketing strategy? What are your marketing/business goals for your social media marketing? Are you currently listening to what is being said about your firm, brand(s) and/or product(s)? What types of supporting marketing will you use to promote and extend the reach of the program? Main | SES Chicago 2009 Video: Were you naughty or nice?

social media marketing's good news

Firebelly

Marketing is focused on listening and paying attention to what kinds of experience people are having. Which brings us to the power of the market constituents to influence each other.

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Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs

Firebelly

Blogging by teens (ages 12-17) has been cut in half - from 28 percent in 2006 to 14 percent in 2009. Image: Pew Internet ] Chad Richards Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn Posted | Permalink Reblog (0) | | Digg This | Save to del.icio.us | TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs : Comments Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.

Firebelly's Top 9 Blog Posts of 2009

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Ways to Fan the Viral Flame | Main | Social Search: Tempur-Pedic "Ask Me" Commercial » January 06, 2010 Firebellys Top 9 Blog Posts of 2009 I wanted to do a brief recap and share with you the most-viewed posts on Firebellys Digitalia blog in 2009. Why Michael Jacksons Death Gave Us "Blackbird" By The Dandy Warhols & Other Social Media Marketing Chat [September 1] 8.

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5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly Work: J.C. Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Digital Ethnography » February 26, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1. Can One Bad Tweet Taint Your Brand Forever?

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media Bootcamp: Facebook For Business | Main | The New Dork - Entrepreneur State of Mind » March 05, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1. Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Dentyne "Friend Request" Commercial: 60 Connections In Every Bottle | Main | Social Media & The Super Bowl » January 29, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1.

Firebelly Marketing's Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Firebelly

Twitter for Business: Is It Time?

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter is generally viewed as the second-best social network for B2B marketing , behind only LinkedIn. In the current environment where the coronavirus outbreak and COVID-19 pandemic have shut down live events and even coffee meetings, forcing increased online interaction, B2B marketing activity on Twitter should be exploding. Most providers of brand monitoring tools don’t even bother monitoring their own brand mentions on Twitter.

12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials 12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program YESTERDAY 1. Own your brand’s social presence: If you don’t create official channels online, it’s only a matter of time before your customers/clients do it for you and create their own profiles and communities around your brand. 12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program … [.]

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On | Main | Toyotas "Sienna Family" YouTube Campaign » February 12, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1.

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. However—96% of the people who discuss brands online do not follow those brands’ owned profiles. That means if you are only monitoring your brand’s social media accounts, you’re missing most of the social conversation about your company, products, and services. ” — Blogging Wizard. Blogging Wizard.

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The Top 50 Content Marketing SaaS Companies on Twitter

Webbiquity SMM

Fortunately, as noted in the post How B2B Tech Marketing on Twitter is Changing (Research) , the majority of SaaS tool providers profiled in The Comprehensive Guide to Content Marketing Software maintain an active Twitter presence. And less than a quarter of those vendors monitor and respond to brand mentions. Not only are favorable brand mentions acknowledged from the brand account on Twitter, but also frequently by individual employees on their own accounts.

social media marketing might be for you (and it might not)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Objectified: Our Relationship with Manufactured Objects and, by Extension, the People who Design Them. Does social media marketing fit your company's approach to business? Are you committed to deep and sustained marketing efforts? Are you customers deeply engaged in your brand? Does your brand have engagement value - content vise? Are people talking about your brand or competitors online - where?

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Three Things Twitter Needs to Thrive

Webbiquity SMM

Second, it has unique features, such as Twitter lists, which can be very powerful for marketers if used strategically. And third, it has possibly the largest and most diverse range of third-party tools that enhance the platform, from apps for Twitter analytics and follower management to brand monitoring and influencer research. The three big gaps that stand out, for B2B marketers in particular, are targeting by industry, company, and job title.

4 Twitter Analytics Tools You Can’t Ignore

agora pulse

In addition to marketing your business and connecting with customers, Twitter is the best social media channel to spy on your Twitter competition. Whether you use Twitter for traffic driving, lead generation, influencer outreach, brand monitoring, or customer service, you need to measure your efforts. You can then reach out to them to promote your content and increase your brand’s reach.

United Way of Central Indiana Recognized for their Social Media.

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: I Can Make You Go Viral!   Firebelly helped United Way of Central Indiana develop and maintain the social marketing efforts for the LIVE UNITED GIVE UNITED campaign featured in the article.

How Grandma Reads Your Facebook Updates & 4 Other Social Media Stories

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Two Easy Ways To Still Get People To Your Facebook Landing Tab | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Im A Social Media Guru! How easy is it make your blog or website mobile friendly? They may become your brands best friend.

SES Chicago 2009 Video: Were you naughty or nice?

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media Marketing Checklist from SES Chicago | Main | Social Search Statistics from SES Chicago » December 14, 2009 SES Chicago 2009 Video: Were you naughty or nice?

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Flickr Friday: The Content Grid

Firebelly

Image : Eloqua ] Chad Richards is Social Marketing Manager at Firebelly Marketing, a  social media marketing agency.

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Social Media News: Top 5 Stories of the Week

Firebelly

How to Use Social Media to Rank on Google Now that Google is indexing social media content in real-time, how can you leverage blogs and social networks to rank on Google? Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

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Twitter is top social media channel among Fortune 500

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Facebook Stories From This Week You Need To Read | Main | Firebelly Work: J.C. The study’s key findings include: 22% (108) of the primary corporations listed in the 2009 Fortune 500 have a public-facing corporate blog. 86% of these blogs (93) link directly to a corporate twitter account, a 300% increase over the 2008 study. Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.