LinkedIn Groups: What you Need to Know Now

SocialFish

If you read this blog, you know I tend to be sort of a glass-half-empty kind of gal. First, it was the new LinkedIn UI that all but hid groups entirely–just finding groups you manage or belong to is way less intuitive than it used to be.

Periscope Introduces Superfans, Groups, More

SocialTimes Twitter

In a blog post , the Periscope team explained: We denote Superfans with an icon and score, which is calculated by an algorithm and informed by different engagement actions. Next, a new Groups feature will allow users to broadcast videos that are shared with specific groups of people.

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TSU Has Started With Groups - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

When you submit your application you will choose the group type: Public, Closed or Private. Public groups are the only groups that will be monetized and a portion of the proceeds will automatically go to the group's affiliated charity. Group owners will be required to select an admin before the application goes into a queue. We will be launching handfuls of groups periodically in order to test the system. TSU the Social Network has introduced tsūGroups.

What Are The Privacy Options For Group On Facebook

Social Media Network Marketing

Privacy Options For Group On Facebook: ​ I Work As Freelance Social Media Network Professional And Also Help People With The Knowledge Of Internet To Earn Money Via The Online World HERE ARE COUPLE OF LINKS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA AND ONLINE EARNING QUICK REFERENCE: 1.

8 Best Practices for Collaborative Blog Groups

Kikolani

In the last few months, I have had the privilege of becoming a regular contributor on several multi-author blogs such as Search Engine Journal , Famous Bloggers , Social Media Examiner , Search Engine Watch , and Stay on Search. Sites like these usually have their own private groups for the contributors to the blog, which is definitely a great idea. This should be the most obvious and important use of a private blog group. Make Money Blogging.

Facebook Adds Dropbox Integration for Groups

Janet Fouts

Back in May Facebook announced they were going to allow document uploads to Facebook groups to enable file sharing inside the groups.Athough it is a good idea in theory, in practice it’s clunky at best andhardtotrack changes if any collaboration goes on at all. So today’s announcement that Facebook is integrating Dropbox into Facebook groups is pretty huge.

5 Ways You Can Use Facebook Groups to Benefit Your Blog

ProBlogger

When you think of using Facebook for your blog, what comes to mind? Posting your latest blog post only to hear crickets? But hang on, didn’t all the conversation move from our blog comments to Facebook? 3 days ago Facebook ticked over the major milestone of 2 billion monthly users , over half of whom use Facebook groups. That’s right, more than 1 billion people are using Facebook groups. Groups for your eCourse or other Education. Do you close the group?

New Features In Facebook Groups To Improve The Way People Buy And Sell - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Facebook’s Groups has revived a new features for buying and selling. This means that the people on Facebook Groups can buy and sell products etc. For Sale Group members can now choose the Sell feature when creating a post.

How Are Pages Different From Groups Which One Should I Create On Facebook - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

How Are Pages Different From Groups Which One Should I Create On Facebook I Work As Freelance Social Media Network Professional And Also Help People With The Knowledge Of Internet To Earn Money Via The Online World HERE ARE COUPLE OF LINKS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA AND ONLINE EARNING QUICK REFERENCE: 1.

Navigating Facebook: The Difference Between Profile, Page and Group

Social Media Citizens

This personal account (think of it as your FB home) is required before you can move up to pages and groups and is limited to “one per person.” Provide useful information, links to articles and blog posts, images and video — anything that creates perceived value. Facebook Groups (Club). Find like-minded individuals through the FB Group (or Club). Are you using your Profile to its best advantage, as a stepping stone to creating your Page and Groups?

The Adecco Group & Audiense: Using Twitter marketing to create waves in HR

Audiense

Moving forward users of @Adecco_es or @SpringSpain , two of The Addeco Group ’s accounts, will be able to navigate, manage and personalise their experiences. Through this development, The Adecco Group sends the right alerts at the right time to the right people.

Are LinkedIn Groups Experiencing A Crisis?

Meltwater

After all of the changes LinkedIn has made to groups, it’s no wonder LinkedIn users… Read More.

How LinkedIn Groups can Explode your Blog Traffic

ProBlogger

Whatever topic you blog about, whether it’s your business or your life, getting your name out there and expanding your blog community can be a challenge. The answer is LinkedIn Groups. What is a LinkedIn Group? The benefits of LinkedIn Groups: It’s free.

Podcasts and Facebook Groups Are the New Community Levers

Convince & Convert

One of the ways Social Fresh connects its members is through Facebook Groups surrounding the conference. Jason chose Facebook because while LinkedIn Groups are great and accomplish similar goals, Social Fresh doesn’t have the bandwidth to run both.

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. Did a group of students you’re working with just graduate from high school?

Is it Shortsighted Not to Host Your Own Blog?

Waxing UnLyrical

Alison Kenney asked this question yesterday in a Facebook group I belong to: “When it comes to your own website, do you think a blog is a must?” ” You’re reading this blog on a business website, so you already know what my answer is.

Linkedin Launches Blogs for Members

Janet Fouts

In 2012 Linkedin launched the beginning of what has become a powerful stream of thought leadership blogs through their “ LinkedIn Influencer ” program. Members can follow the blogs of other members even if they are not in their networks and interact on their blog posts.

13 Great Guides to Growing Your Blog Audience

Webbiquity SMM

You’ve put extensive effort into your business blog design, content strategy, research, and execution. Why isn’t your blog attracting a higher level of traffic? Business Blogging: Five Reasons You Have No Readers by Spin Sucks.

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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Curation can take a variety of forms: Weekly “best of” compilations (example: V3*Broadsuite blog ). Ideal for live blogs, breaking events, and conferences. Showcase reviews: Marketing Insider Group (Curation), Online Marketing Institute. StoreYa Blog.

20 Social Media Blogs You Should Read in 2012

Pamorama

Here’s a list (in alphabetical order) of some great social media blogs to read in 2012. He blogs about building strong brands through passion, innovation, creativity, and common sense. Lipsticking (Yvonne DiVita) : Yvonne heads up a very talented group of women bloggers.

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.

Monday Roundup: Get Started With Blogging

Waxing UnLyrical

Maybe you’re even planning to get started with blogging? On January 10th, this blog turns seven. Getting started on blogging can be daunting, but IMHO is worth it. I’ve heard from quite a few of you who want to make blogging a priority this year.

The Rapid eLearning Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Rapid Elearning Blog. If you’re a regular reader of this blog, then you know that’s flat out wrong. However, every week I get emails from blog readers that basically read like this: "My company uses a branded PowerPoint template for presentations.

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.

How Social Media Can Be Magic For Your Blog

Peg Fitzpatrick

Social media can be the magic that helps people find your blog articles. A few years ago, blogging and social media were separate. Blogging was long-form, serious, and crafted. Some people predicted that social media would replace blogging because of declining attention spans.

The 12 Best Competitive Intelligence and Benchmarking Tools

Webbiquity SMM

” — Kissmetrics Blog. Showcase reviews: Kissmetrics Blog, StoreYa Blog. Showcase reviews: RazorSocial (Social Media Tools), Kissmetrics Blog, PR Daily, Comms Axis. Showcase reviews: Kissmetrics Blog, Comms Axis. Showcase review: Kissmetrics Blog.

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How To Use LinkedIn Groups To Drive Website Traffic | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / How To Use LinkedIn Groups To Drive Website Traffic | Subcribe via RSS How To Use LinkedIn Groups To Drive Website Traffic August 19th, 2009 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share Everyone knows that Linked In is THE social network for professionals, allowing you to create a living resume, perform targeted job searches, collect recommendations and connect with others.

How to Promote Blog Posts: 200+ Ideas from Eight Experts

Webbiquity SMM

Company blogs have become virtually essential, and very powerful, component of digital marketing. In addition to their SEO benefits and role in maximizing web presence for brands , blogs produce sales and leads. Which blog post promotion tactics are most effective?

3 Ways Social Media can Boost Sales Success

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Blogging Business Intelligence Communities Content Marketing Conversational Marketing Enterprise 2.0 But a new RAIN Group report proves otherwise and shows that sales people that truly “connect” with buyers in this “always on” environment we live in to win more often.

Are you thinking about your blog all wrong

Convince & Convert

Not all that long ago, blogs were consumed consistently and comprehensively. A blog was a comfortable slipper of information that fit into your daily (or near-daily) pattern because you were “fed” updates via RSS and/or email. Blog consumption is a Mixtape not an Album.

New Study Reveals the Lifetime Value of a Blog Post

Convince & Convert

As the most pervasive and arguably most important form of mass communication in the world, blogging is continually at the top of the content marketing conversation. Study: The Lifetime Value of a Blog Post. The Three Life Cycles of a Blog Post. A Blog’s Post’s Lifespan.

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Top Blogging Statistics: 45 Reasons to Blog

Writtent Blog

Whether you are a small business owner just learning nuts and blots of blogging magic or already a blogging guru, you need to keep abreast of the most important blogging trends if you want to succeed in your blogging efforts. Wondering if you need to set up a blog ?

A social media focus group in the 99-year old home of the Red Sox

Jeff Esposito

Anyone who reads this blog regularly can attest to my passion for social media and for exploring ways companies can leverage these technologies to better interact with their customers. I would also gladly come back in for another focus group to chat with the team on social media.

How To Run A Successful Bilingual Blog

Idaconcpts

Blogs have become a staple for just about every business, every entrepreneur, and every brand out there. In fact, blogs have become so popular that it can make standing out from the crowd difficult. The following tips offer ideas on how to run a successful bilingual blog.

Make Your CFO a Social Media Fan

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I don’t care whether you own a community or your rent one from a provider like LinkedIn Groups – but a community is a great place to create a social experience with your customer. Social media definitely pays off, but you’ve got to focus on the approach not the tools.

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Tips for Using Keywords When Writing Blog Post

Kikolani

Are there any common keywords you’ve used regularly throughout your blog posts? It enables you to search for effective keywords and ad group ideas. When you’re focused on developing a top-notch blog post, you can start thinking about the best places for your keywords. Blogging

Leverage the Difference Between Online Influence and Popularity to Your Advantage

Unspoken

Altimeter Group just released “ The Rise of Digital Influence , A How-To Guide for Businesses to Spark Desirable Effects and Outcomes Through Social Media Influence.” As my blog readers know, I always argue that popularity is not influence and vice versa. Relevance: does your message matter to this group of prospective customers?

Group Writing Project: Write a ‘Discussion’ Post

ProBlogger

Over the last week here on ProBlogger we’ve been digging deeper into the topic of ‘building community’ on a blog. See the series at: 9 Benefits [and 3 Costs] Of Building Community On Your Blog. The 5 Stages of Building a Culture of Community on a Blog [A Case Study]. 7 Strategies for Growing Community on Your Blog. How to Build Community on a Blog: 24 Must Read Articles. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.

Here’s Your Opportunity to Start Something Awesome: Join #MBUstorm Blogging Challenge!

SocialFish

“Start a New Site & Double Your Money Challenge” Imagine this: A group of people decide to start new sites the same month. That’s what MyBlogU new blogging challenge is all about: Start a new site.

Bring Back The Corporate Blog

Twist Image

Blogs don''t have a chance against Twitter , YouTube and Instagram. Don''t blame blogs for this, but let''s be honest: if given the opportunity the vast majority of consumers would rather read a quick 140 character tweet, watch a video or glance at a photo than dig down deep into a text-heavy reading-intensive form of communication. Don''t forget about the blogs. Some key point to consider: 46% of consumers say they read the blogs of their favorite brands.