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Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I’ve done a number of workshops the past few months with clients designed to do two primary things: Land a common understanding across the teams involved around what social media, communities and influencer programs really are and more importantly why it matters to a business. The answer is NOT always social media/community - that would be another warning sign if it was. 4) None of the following are community platforms: Wikis, Blogs or Forums. Blogroll.

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What's your social currency?

Akamai Marketing

What I AM suggesting is that you brands and companies give serious consideration to what they have to OFFER the community and what motivates their community to be part of social media at all. What you give your community, otherwise, seriously, why should they care? I can’t hear you! &# because unless you start by asking what social media tools your customers use and WHY they are there, that’s same response you’ll get from the community.

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How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

Viper Chill

Yet, if I’ve spent some time interacting with their community and leaving comments, it’s more likely that they will fulfil the request (as long as your resource is relevant, and awesome). Flippa is a place for people to buy and sell websites and has a very interactive community. If you’re already active on some communities online, see if you can put a link in your signature. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"