Best Brand Monitoring Tools – At Any Price

Webbiquity SMM

Given the increasing importance of reviews, not just for consumer brands but B2B offerings as well—plus backlinks, microinfluencers, and social media conversations—it’s vital to track online brand mentions. Free Brand Monitoring Tools. SMB Brand Monitoring Tools.

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. Facebook Lexicon. Monitor This.

Monitor Your Brand Online-Part 1

Harp Interactive

One of the main objectives for all social media marketing initiatives for a brand is to “ navigate the narrative&#. The first step to monitoring your brand reputation is listening. Here are the steps you need to take in order to deploy an ongoing online brand monitoring campaign.

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Measuring your Social Media Impact? Meet your new Best Friend!

Harp Interactive

Simply put, Social Website Analyzer is a one-click snapshot of the state of your website’s or brand’s social media presence across the top 20 social media sites.

5 Ways to Battle Social Media Stump

Harp Interactive

With so much hype surrounding the enormous benefits for businesses to reap with social media, many have eagerly (and expectantly) jumped into the social landscape with a Twitter account and maybe even a Facebook profile or fan page built around their brand or business.

How does your brand look on social media?

Janet Fouts

A potential employer can use a variety of tools to see how well you manage your personal brand online. After all, if you can’t make your own brand stand out how are you going to help them with theirs? Does it give you more info than Facebook’s insights reports?

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Strategies to Ensure an Engaged Social Presence

Harp Interactive

Brian Solis describes engagement as: “Engagement is essentially the first step in building a relationship between your customers and your brand.&#. Reactive engagement is simply responding to direct dialogue to or about you or your brand/business.

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. Although social media monitoring has numerous benefits to a businesses, both large and small, it may be unclear as to how to use monitoring. Decide What to Monitor.

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4 Real-Time Monitoring Tools that Save Your Brand Time

Ignite Social Media

How does one brand monitor and listen to the thousands, if not millions of members in its community? This daunting task seems like a nightmare to any individual managing a social channel for a brand or organization.

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Will Your Business Sell on Facebook this Holiday Season?

agora pulse

To be specific, if you have an active business page, then it’s time to sell on Facebook! of businesses using social selling outperformed their non social peers while 56% of Facebook users have clicked on an ad selling a product. Set Up A Facebook Store. Brand monitoring.

BP Facebook Sentiment

Firebelly

Main | Jakes Take: Comcast Cares & You Can Too » May 27, 2010 BP Facebook Sentiment I spent some time evaluating sentiment towards BP on Facebook based on the number of 'pro' and 'con' pages.

3 Easy Ways To Make Your Facebook Page More Welcoming

Firebelly

Below are three easy ways to make your brand's Facebook page instantly appear more welcoming. Don't appear to be using your Facebook page as a one-way broadcast medium.

5 Helpful Facebook Places for Business Articles

Firebelly

How To Use Facebook Places For Your Business Want to have your own business show up within Facebook Places? For companies that have a physical location it makes sense to have a Facebook Place in order to track the people who are stopping by your store, office, or venue.

Ball Memorial Hospital's Facebook Nightmare

Firebelly

The woman voiced her complaint on Facebook and on Ball Memorial Hospitals Facebook page. Others rallied around her and began posting comments on the Ball Memorial Hospital Facebook page as well.

Facebook Fans Mean Business (And Are More Likely to Buy)

Firebelly

51% of Facebook fans said they are more likely to purchase from at least a few brands they are fans of on Facebook. 60% said that being a Facebook fan of a brand would cause them to be more likely to recommend that brand to a friend.

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YouTube Tuesday: Checking In With Facebook Places

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly at Blog Indiana | Main | 5 Helpful Facebook Places for Business Articles » August 24, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: Checking In With Facebook Places People are calling it a FourSquare killer.

Here are the Twitter advanced search techniques brands need to know about

Sprout Social

The beauty of Twitter is that it’s a platform that’s fair game for brands in just about any industry. Twitter isn’t without its roadblocks for brands, though. Twitter represents a treasure trove of information and opportunities for brands to engage with fans and followers. To help wrangle your brand’s most important real-time interactions, we’ve put together a quick guide breaking down how to make the most of Twitter’s search features.

How B2B Tech Marketing on Twitter is Changing (Research)

Webbiquity SMM

Further, “80% of leads sourced through social media for B2B marketers come from LinkedIn…(and) LinkedIn drives more traffic to B2B blogs and websites than Facebook and Twitter combined.” Less than a quarter of B2B software companies understand brand monitoring.

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Fans With Benefits: Add Value On Your Facebook Page

Firebelly

People are on Facebook to primarily interact with their family and friends - not your brand. Use Facebook Insights to monitor and measure how people are responding to your content. I think the Walgreens Facebook Page does a fantastic job of this.

Hook A Facebook Fan Up: They're Looking For Discounts

Firebelly

I also promised to share results from that report regarding why people become fans of businesses on Facebook in a future post. The number one reason people "fan" businesses on Facebook? Have you experimented with discounts and promotions on your Facebook page?

Greenpeace's Unfriend Coal Campaign Calls Facebook A "So Coal" Network

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Branding Outside The Box | Main September 17, 2010 Greenpeaces Unfriend Coal Campaign Calls Facebook A "So Coal" Network Greenpeace rolled out the  Unfriend Coal Campaign after Facebook chose coal to power its data center in Oregon.

Social Media Bootcamp: Facebook For Business

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: Digital Ethnography | Main | 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week » March 03, 2010 Social Media Bootcamp: Facebook For Business This past Saturday, I presented Facebook for Business at Hoosier PRSAs Social Media Bootcamp and wanted to share it with our readers as well. Facebook For Business View more presentations from Firebelly Marketing.

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Jake's Take: Facebook Hits The Big 5-0-0

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « How One Unhappy Customer Multiplies Across Social Media | Main | Social Media News: Top 5 Stories of the Week » July 23, 2010 Jakes Take: Facebook Hits The Big 5-0-0 This week, Facebook announced that it now has over 500million users.

5 Facebook Stories From This Week You Need To Read

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Toyotas "Sienna Family" YouTube Campaign | Main | Twitter is top social media channel among Fortune 500 » February 19, 2010 5 Facebook Stories From This Week You Need To Read Facebook made a lot of news this week. Facebook Outpaces Yahoo to Become No. Facebook Is the Web’s Ultimate Timesink [STATS] By Ben Parr The average U.S. With PayPal, users will be able to purchase Facebook ads as well as credits.

Two Easy Ways To Still Get People To Your Facebook 'Landing Tab'

Firebelly

Facebook surprised, and upset, a lot of people yesterday when they announced that now only "Authenticated Pages" or Pages with over 10,000 fans can have a custom landing tab.

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How Grandma Reads Your Facebook Updates & 4 Other Social Media Stories

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Two Easy Ways To Still Get People To Your Facebook Landing Tab | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Im A Social Media Guru! Can you really send grandma a printed newsletter of your Facebook updates? They may become your brands best friend.

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Wendy's "Treat it Forward" on Facebook, Twitter & Foursquare for.

Firebelly

Theyll donate an additional 50 cents every time you help spread the word about Fathers Day Frosty Weekend on Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare or FrostyCard.com.

Firebelly Work: JC Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes

Firebelly

Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes Firebelly recently helped client J.C. This current sweepstakes is being run on Facebook via a page seamlessly built into a custom tab on the J.C Hart Apartment Communities Facebook Page. Find him on Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn Posted | Permalink Reblog (0) | | Digg This | Save to del.icio.us | TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Firebelly Work: J.C.

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Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs

Firebelly

71 percent of young adults prefer Facebook while 66 percent of younger teens prefer Myspace. Image: Pew Internet ] Chad Richards Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn Posted | Permalink Reblog (0) | | Digg This | Save to del.icio.us | TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs : Comments Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.

Monitoring What Others Are Saying About Your Organization

SocialFish

Part of managing your organization’s brand is being consistently aware of what others are saying about it. You should also be comparing your brand to competing brands, and you can’t do this if you aren’t monitoring both them and yourself.

12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program.

Saying It Social

Own your brand’s social presence: If you don’t create official channels online, it’s only a matter of time before your customers/clients do it for you and create their own profiles and communities around your brand. It’s important to claim your brand name across all the major social media platforms. If your brand isn’t consistent across the Web, namechk can help you by determining which usernames are still available on a number of the most popular sites.

YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media?

Firebelly

A great video that in 2 minutes shares 10 key reasons why brands should be aware of social media.

21 best social media analytics tools

Unmetric

The network is crowded with brand advertisements, contests, free giveaways and much more that vie for consumers attention. Unmetric is an AI-powered brand focused social media intelligence platform that helps companies gather reliable social media data to perform better on social.

YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer

Firebelly

The film is about Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and how the popular social networking site got its start. Haven't we already read, watched and listened to all the drama that created the empire of Facebook and developer Mark Zuckerberg?

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. However—96% of the people who discuss brands online do not follow those brands’ owned profiles. 3: The Nine Best Facebook Marketing Tools. #4:

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Three Things Twitter’s Marketing Team Needs to Do

Webbiquity SMM

But though 88% of event professionals are active on Facebook, only 60% of planners also use Twitter. Facebook is still, at its core, a place to share life updates and photos of friends and family.

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Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site

Firebelly

» July 13, 2010 Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site "We're not saying that  Facebook and Myspace got their idea from us, but we're not saying they didn't either."

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Are We Addicted To Social Media?

Firebelly

Its Flickr Friday here on the Firebelly blog and this weeks pic is an infographic about peoples addiction to social media - their compulsion to check Facebook and their need to tweet.

Social Media News: Top 5 Stories of the Week

Firebelly

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Three Things Twitter Needs to Thrive

Webbiquity SMM

First, it occupies a unique position among the leading social networks: Facebook is for family and friends, LinkedIn is for work, and Twitter is for news. And third, it has possibly the largest and most diverse range of third-party tools that enhance the platform, from apps for Twitter analytics and follower management to brand monitoring and influencer research. Even Twitter’s handling of hashtags—a core element in topic research and monitoring—is sketchy.