Personal Branding Strategy: 5 Pillars to Develop a Brand of Authority and Influence

Pam Moore

SocialZoomFactor · Personal Branding: 5 Pillars to Build a Brand of Authority and Influence. Do you need a personal brand in business today? Personal branding is a requirement for any business leader in any niche. Your brand is who YOU are.

Politics and Personal Branding: Preserve Your Brand and Relationships in a Political Minefield

Pam Moore

SocialZoomFactor · Personal Branding and Politics – Building Your Brand in a Political Minefield. Do Politics and Personal Branding Go Together? . When it comes to politics and personal branding, do the two go together? Do personal branding and politics go together?

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How Human is Your Brand? Here are 13 Characteristics of Human Brands

Pam Moore

A brand is not a logo, colors, fancy tag line or even a fancy Super Bowl commercial. A brand is not your Facebook page cover video, Twitter background or set of beautifully designed Pinterest boards or images on your Instagram profile. The truth is your brand is all of these things and more. Your brand is what you say, do and think. The Living, Breathing, Human Brand. The human brand is much like a living, breathing organism. Human brands are humble.

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Your Brand is NOT Your Logo – 5 Reasons You Need a Brand Strategy and Architecture

Pam Moore

When many entrepreneurs, small business owners and even experienced marketers in larger organizations think of the term “brand” they think of pretty colors, expensive logos, fancy graphics, Facebook cover photos, Pinterest boards and traditional tv or radio advertisements. Smart marketers know branding is much more than a logo. In reality, the logo is the easy part and only one small yet very important component of your brand. Your brand is not your logo!

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Your Logo is Not Your Brand – Why You Need a Brand Architecture and Strategy

Pam Moore

Many business and marketing leaders think a brand starts and ends with a logo, colors and design. However, experienced brand marketers know branding is far more than a logo or a simple social media image that gets a ton of likes on Facebook or LinkedIn. In reality, the logo is the easy part and only one small yet very important component of your brand. To survive in business today marketers must know how to build a brand architecture and strategy.

6 Ways to Give Your Brand Personality [podcast]

Pam Moore

SocialZoomFactor · Brand Personality 6 Ways to Give Your Brand Personality. Have you ever thought about your brand personality? Does your brand have a personality? What is a brand personality? Your brand personality is the living essence of who you are.

Instagram Adds New Elements to its Branded Content Tools, Including Multi-Brand Listings in Posts

Social Media Today

Instagram is adding some new elements to its Branded Content tools to expand their utility

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TikTok For Business: Make your Brand Stand Out

Sherrilynne Starkie

How a Brand can Make a Presence On TikTok. It gives brands authenticity, familiarity and builds trust. In fact, people will enjoy the brand experience more fully through other people’s content. TikTok also offers branded hashtag challenges as an advertising option.

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Handling Brand Crises With Social Listening

Digimind

If you work on a crisis management team - usually as a Public Relations (PR) Manager - then you have a better understanding than most as to what it takes to avert, specifically, brand crisis. Digital Marketing Public Relations Social Listening Brand Protection social media Consumer Trends

Is Your Brand Ready for Customer Service on Social Media?

Ignite Social Media

A lot of us think that way because we’re used to social media being a place for audiences to interact and engage with brands in a fun and loving way, but a recent study shows that consumers want to see brands provide customer service on social.

Once Upon a Digital Brand: 6 Brand Storytelling Must Have Content Elements

Pam Moore

Do you have a brand story that you share with people who come in contact with your brand? A story that serves as the connective tissue and foundation representing the who, what and why your brand exists on this planet today? What is your brand story?

23 Tips to Build a Brand that is a Sweet Orange in a World of Bitter Apples

Pam Moore

How do you build a brand that is a sweet orange in an online social world of bitter apples? How do the brands that leave lasting imprints in your head do it? Why do you consistently buy one brand over another? There is a reason that the brands, jingles are stuck in your head.

7 Top Personal Branding Goals To Develop Your Social Brand Strategy

Pam Moore

They aren’t thinking “should I do business with this person or brand.” ” Would you like to increase brand awareness, generate more leads? They fear they must share what they ate for breakfast, lunch and dinner to build their personal brand. Have you thought about your personal branding strategy? Regardless if you have taken time to plan your personal brand or not, you have a personal brand. 7 Top Personal Branding Goals.

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What’s in a Brand: Managing your Brand’s Reputation

Oktopost

Here you will find a summary of our latest webinar, “From the Experts: What’s in a Brand: Managing your Brand’s Reputation” with Kevin Mulrane, VP, Head of Sales, US at ProQuo AI. What Makes Up Peoples Relationships with Brands.

5 Reasons You Need a Personal Branding Strategy and Plan

Pam Moore

One of the most overlooked aspects of social business and social media is the power of the personal brand. Unfortunately, many marketers and business leaders wrongly assume that personal branding is only for those looking to be “famous” or become some type of online or social marketing “guru.” When is the last time a branded logo or corporate branded sign spoke back to you? When was the last time that branded Twitter avatar called you back?

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You are NOT the Main Character of Your Brand Story, Your Customer Is

Pam Moore

Your audiences and customers need to feel the heartbeat of your brand in every touch. It takes 6-7 brand touches for someone to remember a brand. It is the heart of where the digital brand magic happens! The main character in your brand story is NOT YOU!

How to Design On-Brand Instagram Stories

Ignite Social Media

Curating an Instagram aesthetic that stops users in their tracks is #goals for any brand, but with the rise of Instagram stories, having a recognizable look and feel that extends beyond your channel is more important than ever. getting your branding in line should be your first step.

TikTok For Business: Make your Brand Stand Out

Sherrilynne Starkie

How a Brand can Make a Presence On TikTok. It gives brands authenticity, familiarity and builds trust. In fact, people will enjoy the brand experience more fully through other people’s content. TikTok also offers branded hashtag challenges as an advertising option.

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How to Build Your Personal Brand to Inspire, Connect and Grow Your Business in 2018

Pam Moore

One of the top questions I hear from business leaders, small business owners, executives, sales representatives, and everything in between is, “Pam, do I need a personal brand? Or is an investment in my personal brand only needed if I am looking to be some kind of super famous online social rock star or self centered narcissist?” It's natural for us to want to do business with people and brands we trust and who make us feel good. Your brand is who you are.

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Brand Humanization: Transparency vs Authenticity

Pam Moore

As many marketers and business owners are challenged to make their brands become human a few of the questions we hear most are: What do I talk about? The biggest mistake people make when it comes to building their social brand is blurring these two words. They often end up in a social brand cycle where they never feel comfortable sharing so they sound like corporate speak 24/7. Becoming a human brand isn't going to happen overnight. Building an authentic brand online.

Brand Strategy in a Nutshell – 5 Reasons to Invest in Branding Your Business

Pam Moore

Your brand is the foundation and one of the most important aspects of your business. Bottom line, you have one chance to make a first, second and third brand impression. Your brand is who you are. It is what your customers experience when they come in contact with your brand and the people who make it what it is, good or bad. Your Brand is a Promise Delivered. In a nutshell your brand is your promise to all those who come in contact with your brand.

How to Level-up Your Visual Branding on Instagram

Later

A visual brand identity is all about how your business looks and feels on social media. On Instagram, a strong visual identity can help strengthen your brand message, make you look more professional, and even convert visitors to your profile into lifelong followers.

TikTok Expands 'Branded Content Toggle' to Add More Transparency to Brand/Creator Partnerships

Social Media Today

The toggle adds more transparency to paid promotions on the platform

Home is where your brand is: A blueprint to build and maintain your brand

Sprout Social

Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room. You have to build a structure around that room so that your customer, prospect or industry feels at home with your brand—even if they never use your product. Lay the foundation: Brand positioning.

Should Your Brand Invest in TikTok?

Ignite Social Media

When footwear brand Crocs launched on TikTok, it gained more than 100,000 followers within a single week and saw 45,000 videos featuring its #ThousandDollarCrocs hashtag created within 36 hours. Brand Unfriendly Terms Of Service. The post Should Your Brand Invest in TikTok?

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23 Tips to Build a Brand that is a Sweet Orange in a World of Bitter Apples

Pam Moore

How do you build a brand that is a sweet orange in an online social world of bitter apples? How do the brands that leave lasting imprints in your head do it? Why do you consistently buy one brand over another? There is a reason that the brands, jingles are stuck in your head. There is a way you can build a compelling brand without a million dollar budget. Below are a 23 tips to help you build a brand that will be remembered, sung, tweeted, and virally shared.

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TikTok Launches New 'Spark' Ads Which Enabled Brands to Tap into Trending Organic Content

Social Media Today

The process provides another ad option to help reach the TikTok community, which could be particularly beneficial for some brands

Brand Storytelling 101: 6 Must Have Content Elements

Pam Moore

Do you have a brand story that you share with people who come in contact with your brand? A story that serves as the connective tissue and foundation representing the who, what and why your brand exists on this planet today? Your brand story should be the thread which connects your value proposition, team, vision, mission, and purpose with your customers, potential customers, audience, community and partners. What is your brand story?

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NCAA Influencer Marketing and What It Means for Your Brand

Likeable

They will be allowed to work with agents and explore brand partnerships, including social media opportunities, for compensation. If brands haven’t considered working with college athletes for influencer marketing, now is the time. WHAT HAPPENED.

Brands Rocking Instagram

Mindjumpers

But how can brands benefit from this visual and colorful social medium? We have been taking a dive into how brands use Instagram and here by give you a small collection of really successful brands and campaigns on Instagram – from big, global brands to small, local ones. The brand is mainly uploading pictures of extreme sports with their logo or name. How does your brand use Instagram? . Similar Posts: How Brands Use Vine. Is Snapchat for brands?

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5 Steps to Build a Rock Solid Personal Brand for Business in 2020 [podcast + FREE worksheet]

Pam Moore

Personal branding can not be ignored in 2020. Even if you are not a marketer and never want to be one, you have a personal brand regardless if you have consciously designed it or thought about it or not. Your Personal Brand is Made of Perceptions. Your personal brand is: .

TikTok Reminds Brands "Don't make ads, make TikToks"

Social Media Today

This week, TikTok has shared a new post reiterating the TikTok for Business mantra, "Don't make ads, make TikToks "

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Your Logo is NOT Your Brand – Marketing Brand Strategy in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

When many business leaders think of the term “brand” they think of pretty colors, expensive logos, fancy graphics, Facebook cover photos and traditional tv or radio advertisements. Smart marketers know branding is much more than a logo. In reality, the logo is the easy part and only one small yet very important component of your brand. The colors, language and visuals are supporting elements, not “the” brand. Every brand touch counts.

Five Ways to Boost Your Brand Value Using Social Amplification

Webbiquity SMM

Building a brand is more important than ever. Your brand is what differentiates you from your competitors. A solid brand identity can help you get more people to trust your products and/or services. So, how can you boost your brand’s value? Guest post by Shane Barker.

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Brand Storytelling in a Nutshell: 10 Foundations of Success

Pam Moore

Brands can tap into the power of storytelling to inspire, connect with and serve their audiences. Brand storytelling is not about bragging about yourself all day on the latest live video streaming mobile application. Brand storytelling requires both art and science. It requires having a solid brand architecture and message foundation as well as knowing your audience and how you can serve them real value. Definition of brand storytelling.

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Who Are You? The What, Why and How to Develop Your Personal Brand

Pam Moore

Welcome to the digital age of marketing where you are the brand. You can run and hide but you can't escape the need to build your personal brand. It is becoming a requirement , not an option to develop your personal brand. Building your personal brand doesn't happen by jumping on Facebook or creating a fancy Twitter background or highly edited profile photo of yourself. You don't build your personal brand in minutes or hours. Why YOU are your brand!

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Social issues and marketing: why brands want to cause controversy

Awario

However, it always increases brand awareness. An ad campaign taking a position on social issues often causes backlash. Read how pros use one of the controversial marketing trends and what marketing issues they often struggle with

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How Brands Use Vine

Mindjumpers

Some huge brands are already using the new service, but what can you actually do with it? Visual content is more and more in focus as a way to express who you are and to create engagement – both for individuals as well as for brands. Some of the brands that have already embraced Vine include: Lowe’s , General Electric , Puma , USA Today , Urban Outfitters , Barcardi and Doritos. Similar Posts: Vine for Brand Marketing.

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How to Unlock New Opportunities with Facebook Groups Using the Branded Content Tool

Ignite Social Media

As Groups continue to grow, Facebook looks to identify ways in which brands can tap into these passionate communities to further drive advocacy and business goals. Opportunities for Brands.

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Facebook Pages Redesign; What Brands Should Expect

Ignite Social Media

Having the ability to comment directly from the News Feed allows increased visibility for your brand by those following your Page and an opportunity for additional proactive engagement. With the removal of Page likes, brands may see a decrease in numbers of those following their page.

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5 Brands on TikTok to Learn From

Ignite Social Media

TikTok’s platform has pushed many brands to eliminate a lot of the nuances when it comes to managing content—so long are the days where you can plan a piece of content months in advance to go through its approval process. TikTok has something for everyone and every brand.

LinkedIn Publishes New Guide on Effective Brand Building Strategies

Social Media Today

The guide provides insights into how to maximize both long-term branding and short-term sales goals

LinkedIn Provides Tips on Effective Brand Use of LinkedIn Stories

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has provided some new tips on how brands can make best use of LinkedIn Stories