How to Test Content Marketing and Digital Campaigns with Social Media

Pam Moore

The new always on, always connected, digital and social world provides amazing opportunities for smart digital brand marketers and business leaders to develop, test, and launch marketing programs, campaigns, products and services to market in far less time than days past.

How to Determine and Prioritize Social Media Marketing Goals and Objectives

Pam Moore

It’s interesting because many marketing and social media leaders within brands and organizations of all sizes dream about achieving real ROI using social media and digital marketing, yet very few of them actually bring to fruition much more than a social media dream.

Four Ways to Measure Social Media Marketing Results

Webbiquity SMM

While there are unquestionably many ways that social media marketing results can be measured , the debate rages on as to whether it’s truly possible to quantify the ROI from these activities. This category can also include metrics like blog visitors and RSS / email subscribers.

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Book Review: The B2B Social Media Book

Webbiquity SMM

With The B2B Social Media Book: Become a Marketing Superstar by Generating Leads with Blogging, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Email, and More , authors Kipp Bodnar of HubSpot and Jeffrey L. Need for generating higher revenue with lower marketing budgets.

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78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. Andrew Ran Wong provides a valuable list of productivity tips for Gmail, Twitter, Facebook, blogs, Google and other social networks to help readers get more done in less time. 10 Essential Social Media Tips for B2B Marketers by Mashable.

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50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Social media marketing has gone well beyond the hype stage and is now mainstream business practice. Read on for answers to these questions and more from some of the best minds in social media in some of their best blog posts and articles of 2011 so far. by B2B Lead Roundtable Blog.

38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

ALOT is a catalog of free “apps for your PC” in a range of categories including entertainment (comic books, TMZ, The Onion, IMDB search), food, games, travel, music, news (The New York Times, CNN, Fox News, Stock Market Watch), reference, social networking (e.g.,

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What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

The explosion of social media has led to a corresponding need for more sophisticated monitoring tools that can crawl the hundreds of social networking and bookmarking sites and millions of blogs across the globe. I’ve used this tool on behalf of small clients for finding hundreds of key influencers on Twitter, blogs and various other social networking sites and forums. blogs, microblogging sites, social networks, etc.). Radian6.

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20+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Want to show the world how social you are with a cool widget on your website or blog? blogs, microblogging sites, social bookmarking, images, video), and shows associated metrics like sentiment, top keywords, top users (who’s talking about this topic most actively) and sources.

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Web Presence Optimization Software Review: gShift Labs

Webbiquity SMM

Radian6 , Alterian SM2 ), or inbound marketing suites (e.g., gShift enables marketers or agencies to track unlimited websites, web pages, social media accounts, external pages (e.g. about a specified blog post or other piece of content.

9 Criteria for Selecting a Social Media Monitoring Tool

Webbiquity SMM

With almost 200 social monitoring tools (and new entrants still coming to market), available at a range of price levels from free to if-you-have-to-ask-you-can’t-afford-it, how does an organization select the right social monitoring tool for its needs? Many include at least the most popular blogs as well. Salesforce.com ), marketing automation tools and web analytics packages.

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8 Stops on the Path to a Better Blog

Convince & Convert

You already know that a blog can be a powerful tool for building authority and thought-leadership, sharing benefits of your company/product, and addressing your audience’s needs and concerns. Debra Yoo, digital marketing analyst, tells us: Our consistent challenge is increasing our readership.

A Day I’ll Always Remember

Convince & Convert

As the subtitle indicates, the book presents 7 shifts that businesses need to make to capitalize on the speed and fluidity of an era when every customer is a potential reporter and every employee is a potential marketer. Feb 14 Radian6 Webinar. And as one chapter ends, another begins.

Turning Marketing Measurement on its Head

Waxing UnLyrical

Instead of always talking about what PR can learn from marketing analytics, what if we asked what marketing can learn from PR measurement? “PR has been answering these questions using media research for a long time,&# but they are much newer to marketing.

Social Pros 29 – Lauren Vargas, Aetna

Convince & Convert

Lauren is one sharp cookie; she used to do social media/community management for Radian6 among others, and is also noteworthy because she has something like 5,000 pairs of eyeglasses, which is pretty awesome. At Radian6 we had 12 people on our community team.

What You Need To Know About The Now Revolution

Twist Image

If there are two people who continually publish both interesting and though-provoking Blog posts in this day and age of clutter and hype, it is Jay Baer over at Convince & Convert and Amber Naslund over at Brass Tack Thinking (Amber also happens to be a senior executive at Radian6 - the Social Media monitoring company). blogging. digital marketing. marketing. marketing over coffee. new marketing labs. radian6. social media marketing.

Social Media Listening for B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

One of the biggest challenges for organizations today is managing the flow of information about their brands, products, and services that occurs in social media channels, including microblogs (such as Twitter), social networking sites (such as Facebook), blogs, and online forums.

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Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

I took a look at 14 lists that have come out over the last year for the top bloggers, social media marketers, search marketers, and entrepreneurs. Her blog, But You’re a Girl , covers a ton of topics including blogging, business, events, technlogy, Google, WordPress, and more.

Missed Opportunities

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The truth is that Marketing is changing, shifting and adapting. Whether you're using a more complex Social Media monitoring tool like Radian6 or Sysomos or using free tools like Google Alerts and Twitter Search , there really is no excuse not to know what people are saying, where they're saying it, how much of a network they're connected to, and what the overall sentiment is. " Not engaging in the comments on someone else's Blog. marketing. radian6.

The State of Social Media Marketing – Summary of Annual Survey Report (Part 2)

Mindjumpers

In a previous blog post , Jonas made a summary of a report called “The State of Social Media Marketing” from January 2012 in which he outlined the key points and conclusions drawn from the report. In this blog post, I will highlight the most interesting ones.

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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.

Best Brand Monitoring Tools – At Any Price

Webbiquity SMM

Are you okay with just monitoring brand mentions on social media platforms, or do want to scan the entire web (news sites, forums, blogs, etc.)? Agorapulse : A toolset for social media listening, management, team collaboration, reporting, and influencer marketing.

nBA Pulse: a new social analytics tool

Sherrilynne Starkie

While I did not get all my questions answered (fees and costs), I was sufficiently impressed with the social analytics package that I decided not only to write a blog post about it, but I agreed to have some of my comments summarized in the launch news release.

The Art And Innovation Of Listening

Twist Image

For almost a decade, many digital marketing professionals (myself included) have been banging the drum of monitoring online spaces to better understand how your products are positioned. The ability to track every tweet, blog post and customer review has not only become easier, but an entire industry of software-based services has emerged to help brands better understand the conversations that are taking place - and what they should be doing about it. digital marketing.

Social Media Marketing in the Restaurant Business

Justin Levy

In general, restaurants have a few main ways that they typically market their business: You can run ads in the local newspapers, buy radio spots, have television commercials produced, and grab prime billboard locations. They’re part of most restaurants’ marketing toolboxes.

Best of #SMAZ – Blogging Tips, Social Media ROI, & SEO

Kikolani

One of my goals for 2010 is to attend some events / seminars / conventions pertaining to blogging and social media, and today was a great start as I attended the Social Media Arizona event in Tempe. Blogging Tips for Serious Bloggers. Listen and join the dialogue with Radian6.

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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 Sales people that tweet their own ideas or find blogs articles that espouse their position – make it easy to connect with buyers.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

To be fair, I’ve only included those I’ve actually used (Radian6, Sysomos, Spiral 16) or tested (Meltwater, SM2). I know that different companies provide different amounts of historical data at the start of the campaign (another item I should have included – may need to do a follow up on this on my own blog later on as I get all this great feedback on items to include!) And of course thanks for including Radian6. And of course thanks for including Radian6.

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. A recent study reveals that close to half of businesses surveyed don’t know how to use monitoring effectively for marketing purposes.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Objective Marketer This power-user Twitter app is the preferred vehicle for Guy Kawasaki. I use Objective Marketer for all of my in-advance Tweets, and when I want to engage in some headline and/or time of day testing. Disclosure: Objective Marketer gave me a free account) Note: There are thousands of Twitter apps (literally). Blog Comments (The blog is on WordPress) Disqus This is what I use to manage comments here at Convince & Convert.

Interview with Geoff Livingston Author of Marketing In The Round

Diva Marketing Blog

It is my pleasure to introduce you to the co-author of Marketing In The Round. In his third book, co-authored with Gini Dietrich , the focus is on integrating traditional and new media marketing elements and breaking down those stifling internal silos.

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Interviews , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Websites > What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Turning your customers into advocates and marketers on behalf of your brand pays off a lot more when you’re selling $10,000 pieces of manufacturing equipment, than it does when you’re selling $3 cans of Pringles. disclosure: MarketingProfs is a client) Their State of Social Media Marketing report – a comprehensive survey of more than 5,000 marketers – is filled with more than 225 charts and graphs about all things social media.

Paul Dunay joins Networked Insights as the CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Almost 5 years ago I started this blog with the notion exploring the changing definition of Buzz Marketing in light of this new thing I saw on the horizon called “Social Media”. I remember questioning where all this blogging was going to take us.

Social Media ROI: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

By Shelly Kramer Measuring social media ROI is understandably the holy grail for marketers. Here are 5 must-reads on social media ROI that we don’t want you to miss. 5 Social Media Metrics That Matter Now.

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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&#. Use a good blog searching tool like Technorati or Google Blog Search to find industry specific blogs.

Advice for a New Internet Marketer (or How to Spot Internet.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

She told me she worked in Internet Marketing, which I was quite excited to hear given that there was no marketing discipline taught at all in our alma mater. With Internet Marketing, there are many ways to go, from affiliate marketing to SEO to social media to email marketing.

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BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

Since the whole purpose of this blog is to share my thoughts and experiences, I thought it might be a good exercise to just dump out the items that come to mind first on certain topics. These should align with your overall company or brand marketing and customer service plan.

Social Media Book Package Giveaway!

Jason Yormark

August 31st, 2010 Posted in Social Media , Software Tweet Share As a thank you to those that visit and contribute to my blog, I’ve wanted to do some sort of giveaway for awhile, but wanted it to be somewhat relevant to what I do and write about. One of my go-to reads is the Radian6 blog!

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 A Social Media Scoreboard That Works March 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Clearly, there’s no shortage of data and possible social media success metrics.