25 brands every social media manager should follow on social

Unmetric

Social media is a whole new ball game for brands. And yet, there are some brands out there that are impressively strong at social. And how can your brand get in on it? Find out which famous brands you should follow and what their social strategies are.

How 1:1 Social Media Engagement Impacts Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

Customer service is playing an increasingly important role to users on social media, and brands big and small are stepping up to the plate to provide support. Understandably, placating and retaining upset customers is critical to any brand’s interest on social media.

Social Solute: 4 Brands on Social Media to Admire This Year

Ignite Social Media

While we know there is much more to come in the next half of 2016, we want to take a moment to salute brands who are doing a killer job so far on social media. If you’re looking for inspiring brand content on Instagram, look no further than Airbnb.

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5 Ways to Revitalize Stale Content With Your Personal Brand

Kikolani

It doesn’t deserve to be thrown away, necessarily, nor will it do active harm to your brand if and when you publish it. You can do this by transforming it, polishing it, or reimagining it in a new context, using the power of your own personal brand. The Power of a Personal Brand.

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Tips on How PR Pros Can Create Social Media Success

Mindjumpers

This is something that creates a good opportunity for businesses to utilize the online channels to communicate interesting and relevant information about their brand or product.

Do Brand Characters Help or Hurt Visual Content Marketing on Facebook?

Convince & Convert

Marketers and advertisers have relied for decades on brand characters like Tony the Tiger and Mr. Clean to build brand trust and awareness through print, TV and packaging. Today, brand marketers use these same characters in visual content on Facebook in an effort to engage their target audience. Which poses an interesting question — do brand characters actually help a brand’s visual content marketing efforts on Facebook?

5 Brands Successfully Using Education to Engage

Convince & Convert

Here are five brands that do an exceptional job of educating their audience, which then drives purchase. They share delicious recipes along with stunning photos of ingredients, tips to keep your kids healthy, and spotlights on new local vendors.

How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding by Tamar Weinberg on April 1, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Dan Schawbe l.

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11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

People often brand themselves as an expert in a field or an authority on a topic, but are careless with the way they present themselves, calling into question their expertise, and injecting doubt into the minds of potential customers. where I speak and share all things branding??

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5 Ways to Revitalize Stale Content With Your Personal Brand

Kikolani

It doesn’t deserve to be thrown away, necessarily, nor will it do active harm to your brand if and when you publish it. You can do this by transforming it, polishing it, or reimagining it in a new context, using the power of your own personal brand. The Power of a Personal Brand.

Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Facebook Marketing: Now Available! Written on June 24, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , books , facebook 32 Comments - Leave a comment! What is Facebook Marketing About?

Beer, Liquor Brands Partner With Taxi Apps To Get You Home Safe This Holiday Season

The Realtime Report

And if you happen to have one (or several) drinks too many, not to worry: several major alcohol brands are working with mobile taxi apps to help pay for your ride home. Newcastle Cabbie Black Ale comes with a $5 cab fare credit for Taxi Magic app users.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While Facebook is introducing new developments, they are losing sight of the old issues that are mostly “broken&# or that have not yet been addressed. Dear Facebook, I’ve been your buddy since you were open to a handful of select universities and were called thefacebook.com.

10 Facebook Video Strategies to Help Boost Engagement

Jon Loomer

Why should I use Facebook video? Does video on Facebook add any value to my business? And here’s why… According to a study by Social Bakers , Facebook videos are shared 157% as often as YouTube videos. Do you use Facebook video?

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How 25 Brands Make the Most of Visual Content on Social Media

Rebekah Radice

Want to know how you can make the most of visual marketing on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and more? Join me in this look at 25 brands that make the MOST of visual content on social media. How 25 Brands Make the Most of Visual Content on Social Media.

A Pinteresting Story

Twist Image

That Facebook IPO. With rumors swirling of Facebook 's pending IPO (and the billions at play that go along with it), it does seem like the most opportune time for the online social networking behemoth to go public. In fact, if Facebook's growth and interest continues to propagate, we can expect that more and more platforms will simply offer social networking solutions that can live and play alongside and within Facebook (much like Twitter does). Is Pinterest delicious?

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After all, Facebook could eat the web. In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. Don’t use a Facebook Group.

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Creating Passionate Customers: Brand Evangelism and What it Means.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Engagement in a process called brand evangelism is one beneficial strategy to get your brand known and to help spread your message. In a brand evangelism strategy, you’d take note of those who feel good about what you are doing: they already represent your target audience.

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Dear Facebook Friends, You're Doing it Wrong

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook, originally known as thefacebook.com, was a service that connected college students to their classmates and to friends in other universities. If you do so on Facebook, your account will likely be terminated especially if Facebook receives reports of misrepresentation.

7 Creative Ways to Visually Brand Your Business on Social Media

Rebekah Radice

If you’ve ever wondered what the secret is to creating visuals that promote a positive brand image, read on. Below are 7 creative (and actionable) ways to establish a strong visual brand from my recent presentation at the Visual Social Media Conference. Get Branded.

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Is Facebook Suffocating the Rest of Social Media?

Convince & Convert

The fact that the number of social networkers (read: Facebook) is almost as large as the number of blog readers and video watchers (59% to 68%) is the most striking finding in this research. Is Facebook Making Us Stupid?

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Marketers love Facebook. The best place you can place your brand on Facebook is through a Facebook Page (that’s with a capital “P&# , not to be confused with your personal Profile). SEO for Facebook Pages Your Page is visible to search engines!

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.

Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or LinkedIn Instead Want to Friend Me on Facebook? If You Insist Upon Using Facebook Let’s face it.

The Value Of Blog Comments

Twist Image

Forget the popularity of platforms like Twitter , Facebook , Google+ , LinkedIn and more. They can share the link on Facebook. They can comment on the link that they shared on Facebook. They can share it as a bookmark (with comments) on Delicious or Google Bookmarks. When brands look at Blogs as a marketing opportunity, this is one of the leading key indicators that they are looking for next to traffic. delicious. twitter facebook.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Facebook. Personal) Branding. Building a Brand/Brand Evangelism. Here are how brands can get involved.

When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Viral Marketing > When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean Promotional Marketing Strategy When is Brand Evangelism a Crime?

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Anthon Berg Celebrates the Generosity With The New Campaign

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recently, Danish chocolate brand Anthon Berg carried out an interesting campaign and integrated it very well with social media. Customers would wait in long lines to be able to get some of the delicious creations.

6 Savvy Tips for Social Media Monitoring

Harp Interactive

I’ll add to the list with any branded products or services. We like Google Alerts for brand and key word mentions and HootSuite for Twitter mentions, but there are many others.

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Social Media Marketing Without Brand Awareness Can Kill You.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Brand awareness is important, especially when it comes to a web hosting firm that was advertised on a multitude of technology websites. Introduce yourself, engage in the community, and let them learn about your brand.

3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website | Social Media Marketing.

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 R.I.P. 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website August 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet The game used to be relatively simple. Facebook, of course.

RIP 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website

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 R.I.P. 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website August 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet The game used to be relatively simple. Facebook, of course.

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

SocMed Sean

I get a lot of questions via Facebook , Twitter and my email contact form and many of the items listed below come straight from those questions, my experience in social media strategy, years of researching platforms and best practices and…well…tinkering with social media.

Don’t Put All Your Social Media Eggs In One Basket

Dave Fleet

Tweet So, a rumour says that Yahoo is shutting down Delicious … or not. Meanwhile, Facebook rolls out revamped Page layouts for brands… and then rolls them back, after first taking their site down for a while. facebook social media strategy

31 Most Engaging Raksha Bandhan Social Media Posts

Unmetric

Brands too celebrate events like this with heartfelt and touching social media campaigns to woo their audience. We analyzed the most popular Raksha Bandhan posts that brands have done in the past using our product Unmetric Discover. Brand Factory.

General Mills Embraces Collaborative Storytelling with “Hello, Cereal Lovers” Social Media Community

Convince & Convert

Inspired by the passion and enthusiasm people have for cereal, there’s a new, “Hello Cereal Lovers” co-branded social media community from General Mills that is generating buzz for its creative and collaborative visual storytelling approach. Love cereal? You’re not alone.

Everything You Need To Know About Social Media

Mindjumpers

The 42 pages long Social Media Playbook contains information and best practices on blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, YouTube, Wikipedia, Delicious, Flickr, Google Buzz and Geosocial Networks.

Why Storytelling Matters: a Data-Driven Explanation

Writtent Blog

There’s absolutely nothing new about brand storytelling. If you’re unsold on just why brand storytelling is important, that’s fine. To learn more, check out How B2B Brand Storytelling Can Benefit Your Business. Case Study: Telling Tales for Brand Awareness and Sales. .

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Back to School Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

First, let’s understand just how big of and opportunity Back-to-School really is and why your brand should be planning for it. $83 Now, it’s up to your brand to reach those consumers at the right time with the right messaging.

#SocialPR Spotlight: Dinean Robinson

Waxing UnLyrical

I help organizations, brands, and people identify and tell their best stories. It has meat, cheese, veggies, a super soft bun, and delicious signature sauce. You can learn more about and talk to Dinean via her Twitter , Facebook and LinkedIn. .