Real Brand Storytelling

Twist Image

There were message boards and email lists. He is also the co-founder of the Web Analytics Association (now the Digital Analytics Association ), serves as an advisory board member of Search Engine Strategies , the eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit and several venture capital backed startup companies (like Bazaarvoice , Monetate , Nomi , TagMan , and more). brand. Facebook.

US Women Are Following Brands & Stores

Proactive Report

What might raise a few eyebrows is this finding of the iVillage and SheSpeaks survey Women and the Digital Path to Purchase : 50% of women are fans or followers of grocery, health/beauty or household product brands and the stores that carry them. 36% follow a food/beverage brand.

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.

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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All your best content may now be considered fake news

Socialmedia.biz

In order to protect their readers, Facebook and others are considering filtering out the fake from the real in order to slow down or even stop a proliferation of willful and wanton deceit. I t’s time for you to really invest in your own personal or professional social platforms.

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Three Ways Users Can Help Keep Twitter Vibrant

Webbiquity SMM

Facebook and Instagram just feel inappropriate (like talking business at a family function or night out with friends—awkward). Use direct messaging judiciously but helpfully (avoid auto-DMs). Is Twitter dying? That seems to be a common question right now, according to Google.

Manage Your Online Reputation in Multiple Languages

Idaconcpts

For businesses hoping to expand into markets overseas, naturally, you’d also want to manage that precious online reputation in languages other than English to claim your stake in foreign-language online spaces and garner feedback about your brand. Monitor Message Boards.

Visibility is More About Social Than Search

Proactive Report

Platforms like Pinterest , Google+, Facebook , Instagram, and other social sites, are essential. If you’re able to woo them with your message or pitch, they’ll spend an inordinate amount of their own sweat-equity promoting their own content across their own social media platforms and profiles — including cross-posting onto LinkedIn, Medium, and other aggregator sites like Business2Community, Google News, and Yahoo! PS: this is the year of the message board !

Five Ways to Draw Traffic to a Blog Post

Webbiquity SMM

Does your B2C demographic hang out on Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, and/or Pinterest? Are you trying to find a B2B audience on LinkedIn or on message boards related to your niche? pictures on Instagram or wall posts on Facebook). Guest post by Kylie Ora Lobel.

Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

With Social Media Marketing: Strategies for Engaging in Facebook, Twitter & Other Social Media , the inimitable Liana “Li&# Evans has provided the definitive handbook for social media marketers. Social Networking (Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.). Share this on Facebook.

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Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community.

Jason Yormark

Step 1: Hit The Big Three (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) It’s no secret that social networking is all the rage, so it doesn’t take a genius to point out that you need to start there. By far, Facebook , Twitter and Linked In are where I think most businesses should start their community building. And it’s not just about creating a Facebook page or a Twitter account. They offer the standard fare including profiles, groups, message boards, multimedia, etc.

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

Social Media Stats, Facts and Research Does Facebook Need To Build A Search Engine? ” She quotes Wedbush Equity Analyst Lou Kerner, who has called Facebook “‘the second Internet,’ with time spent on Facebook and page views surpassing Google search.”

Association Social Media: American Diabetes Association

SocialFish

We have flagship accounts on Facebook , Twitter , Pinterest , YouTube and Instagram , as well as a WordPress blog called Diabetes Stops Here. Most often, these are on Facebook and Twitter. The basics: Facebook: 2-3 posts per day.

What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

It may not catch everything, but it finds a lot (via blogs, Twitter, social news sites and Facebook public pages) and presents the information through useful charts and graphs. Along with the monitoring and alert features you’d expect, Trackur also includes a proprietary algorithm for displaying the influence and reach of individuals discussing your brand or topic—so you can focus on power users and ignore trolls and spammers. Share this on Facebook.

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The 5 C's of nurturing the Human Element in Social Media

Josh S Peters

Don’t force them to visit your Facebook page when they hang out on a forum or message board. You can’t have brand advocates if your don’t cultivate those relationships.

The Internet Could Be Closed For Business

Twist Image

When people got more comfortable with the Web and browsing on their own, the beginning of blogs and message boards (which happened in parallel) were an indie-like fairground for independence. While people are sharing more personal information online than ever before ( Facebook , Twitter , YouTube and online dating sites), we're also seeing a world where the dominant players are creating nothing more than what many see another "walled gardens." facebook.

How to Integrate Social Media into Your Website with a Homeland Embassy Strategy

Convince & Convert

Is it okay for a company or brand to engage on Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin but be antisocial on their own website? We may get to use Facebook for free, but our competitors can buy ads against our conversations. Facebook and Twitter are also sovereign nations.

Successfully Engaging Customers with a Cause

Buzz Marketing for Technology

That's when the messaging really started to spread like widefire. Case Study at the Media Convergence Forum from Liz Cahill, VP of Marketing and Communications of Lee Jeans 13 years ago Lee recognized women were the top consumers of their jeans.

Social Media Strategy: 10 Experts Reveal Their Secrets

Viper Chill

Facebook After recently surpassing Google as the most popular site in America and closing in on 500,000,000 monthly unique visitors, Facebook has huge amounts of traffic that you can ethically leverage to grow your business online. I would treat Facebook almost as a stand-alone website.

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38 Ideas For Your Pinterest Strategy

Diva Marketing Blog

Tell the story of the brand through the people who are its heart: employees and customers. Determine how graphics as linked to content can align with your brand values brand promise. Determine if your Pinterest page will support a specific segment or the brand at-large.

An Interview with Advocate Health Care: Case Study #StoriesOfTheGirls

Diva Marketing Blog

New in the 2014 Stories of the Girls campaign is a message board prominently on the StoriesOfTheGirls.com microsite. We also used Facebook as a platform to share all of our patient’s incredible stories, and also to promote our Instagram contest.

3 Scientific Studies With Real Insight Into Social Media

Convince & Convert

Sales and Facebook, Only the Interactions Matter. Very few brands have taken this advice to heart, opting instead to find ways to extort Likes out of their audience, and use that as an opportunity to bombard them with spam. Facebook API data.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Part 2 hasn’t been posted as of the compilation of this report, but you should know that SEO is about a strong brand, that you must perform research, real value produces great results, and you must understand where to circulate the message to get the best results. Branding.

An Interview with Advocate Health Care: Case Study #StoriesOfTheGirls

Diva Marketing Blog

New in the 2014 Stories of the Girls campaign is a message board prominently on the StoriesOfTheGirls.com microsite. We also used Facebook as a platform to share all of our patient’s incredible stories, and also to promote our Instagram contest.

Ethics in Social Media: A Glossary | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

How far will you go and what damage does your brand risk? The problem is not the exchange of goods and services for coverage – it is the who, what, how, and when that moves the business relationship from above board to below board.

The Must-Follow Principles of B2B Social Media Success

Convince & Convert

We’ll have the rest of your forecast right after these commercial messages. Hopefully though this will resolve itself so these little messages will no longer need to be shared with our listening audience. It’s really difficult to get people on board there.

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How Offline Promotion Landed 300 New Blog Visitors

ProBlogger

What makes the situation worse is that I have spent months establishing myself as a unique brand in my niche, yet I’ve been employing all of the same marketing strategies as my competitors. Connect on Facebook or join the newsletter and get our “5 Wackiest Ways to Make Extra Money.”.

Get Your Social Media Story Straight | Blogging and Content.

Convince & Convert

So, I turned to the team’s Facebook page, where NBA rules have not yet been codified, and team’s have more leeway than they do on the official Web site. The Timberwolves on Facebook page has no mention of a manifesto, not even a link on the Info tab. And perhaps most inexcusably, they haven’t even gotten a Facebook URL, and now facebook.com/timberwolves and facebook.com/twolves have been poached. They need to snap up that Facebook name pronto.

How to Become a Niche Rockstar: The Guide

Viper Chill

The huge growth of online sites like Youtube, Twitter and Facebook, which have the potential to give anyone a large audience are a great example of this in action. When I was in Amsterdam a couple of weeks ago I wrote about it on Facebook and Twitter.

Is it easy to tell if you are a scammer or straight-shooter?

Bare Feet Studios

When all I can find about you on Google search are things like message board postings or a one-off weight loss blog offer, then you are not a serious business person IMO.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Look to Facebook Somewhat surprising (at least to me) was the finding in the Forrester study that 62% of influential impressions from Mass Influencers took place on Facebook, with Twitter just 10%. Consequently, look to your Facebook fans, or use of the new Facebook “like&# feature as a marker for Mass Influence. (It It would be interesting to see if your Facebook Insights shows an age distribution concentration for your Facebook fans in the 25-44 range).

Cloud Jacking: 7 Steps to Dominate Your Niche

Viper Chill

They can be found on the Steve Pavlina forums, forums for specific aspects of personal development (motivation, productivity, health) and they also like to spend time on Facebook Groups. Have Facebook? Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

I find it to be especially valuable and hassle-free for updating Twitter, Facebook, and LInkedin simultaneously. It doesn’t have the advanced functionality of Tweetdeck (such as cross-posting to Facebook), but it’s so easy-to-use that it’s my favorite Twitter app. Facebook I don’t use a lot of apps for Facebook, preferring to play it pretty close to the vest there – for now. (I’m disclosure – I am on the Board) [link].