How to Optimize Events with Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Nothing promotes event marketing as well as social media. As a result, social platforms are a great way to publicize events in real time. In order to generate social media buzz on your business’s upcoming event, create and share content in the weeks leading up to it. Blogs.

How to Use Social Media for Event Marketing [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Using social media to maximize the impact of live events (like trade shows, forums and conferences) is where shiny new tools meet old school marketing. Yet—less than half of businesses use social media for event marketing, and just 11% use blogging to market events. •

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How to Promote Your Event With Social Media Marketing

Pamorama

Events are, by nature, social affairs. If you play your cards right, these similar characteristics can work to your advantage when it comes to planning, promoting, and building excitement for any public event you’re hosting.

Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning

Waxing UnLyrical

Hosting an event is just the beginning of its life-cycle. The content you create and the leads you nurture will keep your event alive well after its end date. Tip: Keep the hashtag short and simple, and make sure you have it displayed at the event so the audience knows to participate.

Facebook Updates Calls to Action on Pages, Recommendations, Local Events

SocialTimes Facebook

The social network Wednesday introduced updates to recommendations , local events and call-to-action buttons on pages for local businesses. Get tickets to movies and events: For many new movies this fall, you can buy movie tickets straight from their Facebook pages via Fandango.

How to Create a Pinterest Place Board for An Event

SocialFish

Be sure to take advantage of the board description field to enter as much information as possible about your event and a link to your website where they can get more information–and hopefully register. I did it for the Convention Center pin, as that’s the HQ for this particular event.

Live-Tweeting Events: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

Learn everything you need to know about live-tweeting events in these five must-reads. Follow These Best Practices for Live-Tweeting Events By Jennifer Beese Social media and live events go hand-in-hand. Blog Social Media Twitter

[Cool Social Tools] QiqoChat for Live Online Events

SocialFish

In-depth written conversations to get people thinking and exchanging ideas even before the a live event begins. This makes the live event that much more productive.

Facebook Debuts App Event Optimization, Extends Dynamic Ads, Canvas to Apps

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced Monday that it will extend its dynamic ads and Canvas ad product to applications, along with launching a new product, App Event Optimization.

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7 Blog Post Ideas for Nonprofits

SocialFish

If you maintain a blog for your nonprofit, chances are you’ve come up short on ideas more than a few times. Well, in fact there are lots of creative ways to keep your blog active and interesting. Write About an Event.

Grow Traffic to Your Blog Through Guest Posting and Creating Content for Other Blogs, Forums, Media and Events

ProBlogger

To get you up to speed, you can find the first four here: Two Questions to Ask to Help You Find Readers for Your Blog. Two Types of Content to Help You Find Readers for Your Blog. Turn Blog Surfers into Loyal Readers by Building a Sticky Blog. Blog Promotion

How To Multiply Content and SEO From One Event

Small Business Mavericks

There is a good way to take an event your business hosts, like a workshop or seminar, and turn it into a lot of opportunities for SEO. Unpack The Content From The Event. There has been a lot of information generated for your event, right? One easy way to do this is by looking at the backstory of the event – when you planned it, did you use an outline of talking points?

What Happened at Problogger Training Event 2016

ProBlogger

I shared them because sometimes as bloggers it’s easy to procrastinate – and to avoid doing those important things that we know will bring life to our blogging. I suspect we’ll see quite a few pivots of existing blogs and new multi-passion blogs start in the coming 12 months.

Why I Attend Seth Godin’s Live Events

Debbie Weil

I’ve attended a handful of Seth’s live events over the past decade (cf Why I like Seth Godin’s quirky workshops from 2005) and always come away recharged. Like his other events, I give today’s an A. Through a blog, for example. It’s my blog.

Upcoming social media events in DC

SocialFish

Not one, but two events that I’d love to attend are just around the corner– The Social Graph Clinic DC , and What’s Next DC. This event has an executive feel to it. Check out the event website , which I love, and the complete schedule PDF.

Make Your Presence Felt: The PR and Content Marketing Guide to Productive Events

Meltwater

So, professional conference season is upon us! Once you’ve decided to go to a conference… Read More.

Social Media Events Calendar and Advice Guide

Convince & Convert

The social media events season is again upon us. I’m often asked what social media events I recommend. If you think the social media event will be great, chances are you’ll be right. Your experience level and it’s fit with the event.

How to Create Awesome Content From Your Next Event Experience

ProBlogger

If your business exhibits at trade shows or appears at other events, you have a great opportunity to get new content ideas – as well as detailed interviews – from the attendees and influencers you interact with during the event. Are you getting the most from your event attendance?

How to Learn Social Media Marketing: 15 Blogs for Beginners

Pamorama

Are you blogging, Facebooking, tweeting, or pinning? 20 social media marketing blogs you should be reading in 2015 This is an unordered list — all of these blogs are packed with helpful information. Buffer Buffer’s blog is one of the best in the social media space.

12 Most Creative Strategies to Craft an Effective Blog Post

Peg Fitzpatrick

Do you wonder why some blog posts tend to attract a lot of readers and get a lot of reaction? In these 12 most creative strategies to craft an effective blog post, we’ll look at ideas how you can accomplish more on your blog. Review the quality of your blog post.

Planning and Executing Live Event Content For Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

Assuming you already know that social media is the first way in which people follow live events they can’t attend in person…. Brand events are like weddings: important, exciting, fun, and super busy. Prepare Plan B, C, and D that still achieve the event goals.

Social Sidekick: June’s Social Holidays, Themes, and Noteworthy Events

Meltwater

Greetings, Sidekick readers! We're giving something new a try. During the summer month's we're going… Read More.

How to Use Social Media Strategy to Reach Mommy Blogs

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Since I had no marketing budget, I decided to spend all of my efforts partnering with other mom blogs and asking them to post about us. Here is how you can reach out to Mom Blogs: Make a Target List. Come to your mom blogger event? This is a guest post by Vanessa Van Petten.

5 Reasons to Leap at the Social Media Marketing World’s Next Event

Socially Sorted

This post will be updated soon to be about content from the event. If you want to stay tuned for new Social Media events, please subscribe and you’ll be notified. . Every event, every summit, every live event has been a non-negotiable part of my calendar.

11 Content Marketing Tools To Promote Your Blog

SocialFish

Here’s one by Adam Nowlin, that originally appeared on his blog here , and is reposted with permission for you. Meanwhile, some estimates suggest that there are as many as 2 million blog articles uploaded to the internet every 24 hours.

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ProBlogger Event Speakers Share Their Experience

ProBlogger

At this year’s 7th Annual ProBlogger Event, hundreds of bloggers will come together to network with each other and learn from over 30 speakers and subject matter experts. Bloggers are speaking, and most of the speakers blog. By Grove Galligan.

What’s Next for Social Media and Events?

SocialFish

Thank you Ehren for contributing to the SocialFish blog! Woe to the networked nonprofit or association who only thinks of events in terms of their end of year fundraising gala or annual conference! Let people donate by sharing their event experiences.

How to Promote Your Blog in 8 Seriously Easy Steps

agora pulse

Are you missing opportunities to promote your blog? When I first started blogging I’d spend hours writing the perfect post, share it out on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and then move on to the next one. Step 1: Write three blog headlines.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Blogs for business are an outstanding tool for business, they can build community, be the backbone of your social media program, and drive traffic to your website, just for starters. Welcome to blogging, the place where you try to suck less. Blog regularly 1-3X minimum per week.

Melbourne Food and Wine Blogging Event

ProBlogger

I’ve been excitedly sitting on this one for a while now and am relieved to finally announce a new ProBlogger event that is coming up for Melbourne Food and Wine Bloggers (and anyone else who wants to travel to Melbourne for an evening). Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.

22 Exceptional Business Blogging Guides, Tips & Tactics

Webbiquity SMM

A well-written and consistently updates business blog is a vital core element of a successful content marketing program. As noted below, blogs are among the most effective tools for increasing website traffic, generating leads, and acquiring customers. Six Blogging Strategy Guides.

How to Do an SEO-Friendly Blogging

Kikolani

Your blog might become a really powerful weapon if it is developed with correct search optimization strategy. If you are still not sure if blogging is right for you, consider the following: 70% of customers learn about a company through blog articles. Blogging

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20 Ways to Generate ROI from a Corporate Blog

Webbiquity SMM

The core of social media marketing efforts should be the corporate blog. Through a blog, marketers become publishers, providing their audience with relevant and valuable content. Essentially, marketers need to (carefully and tactfully) advertise on their own blogs.

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How to Network at Blog Events (Even if You’re Shy!)

ProBlogger

Time is hurtling towards this year’s ProBlogger Training Event at the RACV Royal Pines Resort on Australia’s Gold Coast, and I don’t know about you but here at ProBlogger HQ, we are getting EXCITED! (if How to Network at Blog Events (Even if You’re Shy!).

#SoSlam 2012 The One Event You Must Attend

Shift Digital

Each year, I look for 2 or 3 events to help me keep my edge, continue building my network and meet people who have similar passions in social media, digital marketing and blogging. You know those events – the ones that boast of a lot of answers and tons of great discussions, but end up leaving you high and dry wondering why you even bothered spending the money in the first place. Social Slam is not that type of event.

Twitter Strategy, Promoting Events with Visuals + Podcasting Tips!

Writtent Blog

Even if you didn’t, let’s check some of the essential ways you can accomplish incredible success in event marketing, business tweeting, podcasting, and content marketing. Using Visual Content to Promote Your Event.

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Gene Carr's Patron Technology Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Gene Carrs Patron Technology Blog. Subscribe to this blogs feed. And lets also assume that the competition for arts patrons attention online will increase, as high-quality blogs and independent cultural sites like www.showup.com proliferate.

The TOP 25 Must-Read Internet Marketing Blogs

Writtent Blog

If you’re anything like me – always looking for ways to save time, make the most of the resources you have, and stay on track with news and events in your industry – you need a quality reading list. Blogs on Analytics. Blogs on Content Marketing and Content Creation. SEO Blogs.

32 Experts Share Their Best Blog Post Promotion Tips

Kikolani

In celebration of the launch of my first premium training course on how to promote your content , I asked some of the top blogging, content marketing, and online marketing experts to answer one important question. So how then does a blogger successfully promote a brand new blog post?

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Should You Write About Local Events On Your Blog?

Small Business Mavericks

One of the ways to ensure that your website ranks well for local geo-phrases is to write about local events and places, but you have to be careful how you do it. If your blog is for a local brick and mortar business that is trying to attract customers from within a specific geographic area, then one way to “humanize&# that blog is to write about the people and places in your area – in a good way, of course. Write about the winner on your blog.