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How to Grow Your B2B Facebook Community

Waxing UnLyrical

But like any other marketing strategy, growing your B2B Facebook community simply requires an investment of time and genuine engagement. Below I’ll highlight a couple of simple and effective methods that’ll help grow a B2B Facebook community through engaging content curation.

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Interview with Community Manager: Emma Gannon

Social Media Citizens

Emma Gannon is currently a global community manager of Dove Facebook. Emma has experience of community managing blogs, Twitter and Facebook pages for international brands. G: How did you build your experience as community manager? .

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

As a result, publishers and bloggers of all sizes are constantly bleeding site content to social channels in order to encourage crucial engagement and interaction outside of their homepages. Today, the comment section provides a tool to build community engagement around a publisher.

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

Edwards and Telligent CTO Rob Howard are releasing a white paper today that delineates what these standard-setting communities of the future will look like. According to their research, here are nine steps businesses must take in order to make their online communities world-class.

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How to Leverage the Potential of Blogger Outreach


Blogger outreach is reaching out to the blogger community to create a relationship that involves you having regular, constructive and mutually beneficial contact with them. What is Blogger Outreach? As can be imagined, there are two ways of approaching such bloggers.

9 Habits of Bloggers Who Have Huge Audiences


If you’re just starting out as a blogger, you’re probably wondering how to grow your audience. Let’s look at why highly successful bloggers truly connect with their audience: 1. If you just repeat what other bloggers are saying, then you’re not adding any value.

The Pending Influencer Marketing Bubble

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They're attracted to these influencers for a myriad of reasons (the influencer's knowledge, likeablity, how the influencer is a part of the community rather than someone pushing content down to an audience, etc.). blogger. fashion. fashion influencer. mommy blogger.

10 Brands Killing It On Instagram in 2016

Talkwalker SM

Condé Nast does a great job of taking us around the world and makes smart use of popular hashtags (#TravelerInVienna, #TravelerInChicago, etc) and travel bloggers such as @grantlegan or @sashajuliard to give more visibility to posts.

8 Steps to Building Your Blog Into a Community


All successful blogs are communities and if you want to turn your blog into something special, something that will grant you financial freedom, and something that will help countless people then you must create a community out of your blog.

PB161: 3 Things Most Bloggers Don’t Pay Enough Attention To


In today’s lesson, I will highlight 3 things that I see a lot of bloggers ignoring – or not paying enough attention to – that could be limiting the potential of their blog. Further Resources on 3 Things Most Bloggers Don’t Pay Enough Attention To.

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15 Bloggers to Watch in 2013


Welcome to the 2013 edition of Bloggers To Watch. My work has changed a lot over the past year – I’ve been focused a lot on the Australian blogger community, and on curators – so this post is very centered on those communities.

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How to Reach Out to Bloggers

Home About Speaking Newsletters Contact Best Of Work With Me How to Reach Out to Bloggers January 7, 2010 View Comments New here? Are you hoping to connect with bloggers and get the word out about your product or service? Do Your Homework All bloggers aren’t the same.

A Guide to Marketing on Tumblr


Try to find out how your target group are talking about you and re-blog content from other Tumblr bloggers who show your brand in the tone-of-voice and surroundings you want to convey. Tweet Have you established a brand presence on the blogging platform Tumblr ?

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It's Not Easy To Be A Loving Brand These Days

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It was less about being a brand on social media and much more about how to be a brand in a community with others. We've seen a major fashion retailer take it from all sides, because they stopped carrying the fashion line of the U.S. blogger. community. fashion. Be careful what you wish for. Never has a sentiment been so true like it is for brands these day. We have never lived in a more politically-driven and open-social environment at the same time.

20+ More Bloggers to Watch: The Readers’ Choice


It’s been nearly a month since Bloggers to Watch in 2013 was published. Image courtesy stock.xchng user saavem This post presents all the bloggers that people have highlighted over the past few weeks. One blogger I really enjoy is Katie from Wellness Mama.

Theme Week: How To Find New Readers and Create Community on Your Blog


This week we have reached out to ProBlogger readers from various niches to share their success stories on how they found readers for their blog, and how they encouraged engagement: comments, shares, and a creating a thriving community.

How Social Media can Fix the Troll and Bullying problem

Laurel Papworth

Bullying can be a contributing factor in suicide and damages whole communities not just the bullied. Because they reflect back the community values with a twist. Wow there are SOOO many examples of the community taking issue with a troll. Individual voices in a community count.

Reflections on Brand Advocates & Social Influence


Naturally, this makes brand advocates very important to your business and especially in relation to your social media presence, where there’s great possibility of making an impact in various online communities. Brand advocates = Facebook-ers, bloggers etc.

How to Become a Stellar Guest Blogger

It saves your time writing unsolicited email pitches because there you can connect to bloggers who are willing to publish your article. It does take time (like any social media community it requires commitment to turn successful), so only join if you plan a solid guest blogging strategy.

The Question Of Quora

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Part of Quora's cool factor is that it seems to have captured the hearts and minds of the Silicon Valley luminaries and all of the Bloggers and Tweeters that follow them. Just this week, Jeremiah Owyang (a well-known Blogger and industry analyst) noticed that he was now being quoted in more mainstream media spaces by journalists who were pulling his answers off of questions he responded to on Quora. blogger. When someone asks, "what's the next Twitter ?"

180: 7 Types of Facebook Live Videos that Grow Your Audience, Build Your Brand and Make Money


In today’s lesson, I want to talk about Facebook live video which is a technology that has been around for a while now on Facebook and that I think continues to be something that bloggers could get a lot of value out of. Similarly if you’re a travel blogger to show a destination.

180: 7 Types of Facebook Live Videos that Grow Your Audience, Build Your Brand and Make Money


In today’s lesson, I want to talk about Facebook live video which is a technology that has been around for a while now on Facebook and that I think continues to be something that bloggers could get a lot of value out of. Similarly if you’re a travel blogger to show a destination.

Blogging Upstream

Waxing UnLyrical

In women’s online media, the formula is one part fashion and beauty, one part yoga and fitness, one part recipe swap, a ginormous dose of mommy blogging; mix and cover with a thick frosting of e-shopping. The world doesn’t need another fashion blog, yoga site, or recipe roundup.

183: 9 Types of Questions to Ask On Your FaceBook Page to Get More Comments


Most bloggers spend a lot of time on Facebook and it’s for good reason. Most bloggers do spend a lot of time on Facebook and that’s for a good reason, it’s not because we’re all distracted and sit there looking at cat memes all day, some of us probably do that too.

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Influencer Marketing: Interview With Danica Kombol

Diva Marketing Blog

Influencer marketing's roots began in the blogosphere programs of what we called blogger relations. Although the relationship aspect of today's influencer marketing campaigns are still critical, campaigns are more sophisticated than in the days of blogger relations. .

23 Outstanding Social Media Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

Jayme Soulati walks readers through 10 steps for “good old-fashioned networking” on social media to fuel business development, starting with setting goals (e.g.,

TV Show about Bloggers – Project Alpha, Malaysia

Laurel Papworth

Anyway here’s Malaysia’s attempt at moving more mainstream with merging blogs with traditional media: Project Alpha is Malaysia’s first online TV Show about bloggers. Who knows, you might be featured in our next season of Project Alpha as a blogger we uncovered?

A Nine Year Rant

Geoff Livingston

Maybe their blog communities are the alpha and omega of their business. My blog certainly works to inform members of my community, but meeting, talking with, and seeing people in real life and via other venues is much more important. Last week marked my nine year blogiversary.

How Influence Marketing Differs from Celebrity Endorsement

Convince & Convert

Michael Jordan doesn’t need to be a fashion expert to recommend Hanes, and Oprah doesn’t need to be a technology expert to recommend Window’s Surface. They’ve built communities around themselves in a very niche space. Influencers Are Engaged in a Community.

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress


Blogger Blogger is Google’s blogging platform and one of the most widely used free blogging services. In that way it is more or less easy to connect with other bloggers on the Tumblr platform, but it can also be a downside that it is a closed community with no external comment options.

7 Ways to Turn Employees into Brand Ambassadors

Spin Sucks

For added engagement, publish an internal blog where upper management can share insights with the rank and file in a candid fashion. Treat employee bloggers like media. Encourage community involvement. Today’s guest post is written by Amber Avines.

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Top 10 Image Trends for Powerful Visuals that Stand Out

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Leading provider of stock photography, images, video and music, Shutterstock, celebrated 100 million images on their site by asking their community of creators, designers and reviewers to list their top visual trends. Like I said, this doesn’t need to be about fashion.

17 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Top Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Adam Singer is a digital marketer and blogger at The Future Buzz. The truth is that there are no shortcuts to community building , it requires sustained time, effort and dedication: at least to create a community that is truly activated and interested.

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How Young is Too Young?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Today, there are young bloggers who have their own websites and blogs. Some even boast high rankings and good sized communities. A resident of Western New York, he’s not just a blogger but a podcaster. Also pictured (center) is mom Ciaran Blumenfeld, who is also a blogger.

The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

She describes herself as a “small business coach, speaker, corporate trainer, blogger, singer, lover of life, dreams, family and God.” She’s an entrepreneur, marketer, blogger, and alum of Wharton and Purdue.

The Grateful Challenge

Spin Sucks

My mother-in-law, who shares a love of wine, books, and fashion with me. Every, single guest blogger, who spends time not only creating content for this blog, but engaging with our community. By Gini Dietrich Last week, Jennifer Devitt emailed me and issued a challenge.

Advisory: Google+ Begins Booting Brands

Geoff Livingston

Yesterday, a confirmed report from KCET-TV in LA surfaced that Google+ community managers are enforcing the brand “no fly zone.&#. Further, as demonstrated by its policing of the network, Google is clearly focused on community first. Image by Sean MacEntee.

Just Say Thank You!

Geoff Livingston

Personally, one of the best parts about buying the old fashioned way in a store are the smart clerks who invariably thank you and shake your hand. Reciprocate: Most bloggers expect reciprocation after a series of link shares and mentions. Content has to fit the community, too.

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50 Shortcuts to Create Visual Content for Social Media

Socially Sorted

When WordSwag hit the attention of bloggers in 2014 it quickly became a household favourite. But it’s the remixing that allows you to create some very cool designs and layouts – by tapping into the Studio community, which is brimming with designers. Time.

The digital marketing trends & ideas to take into 2017, and beyond


If you’re going to grow something, it’s potentially worth using the power of the aggregate, reaching out to smaller and more engaged communities rather than a large volume of people.”. Nobody can manually be 100% up to date on every conversation trend across every community.