Top Five: Social Networks Take Action on Politics

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Social Networks Take Action on Politics. This week's top five social media must-know news features Facebook & Twitter's new rules for political content, Google's action on scammers, new features from Snapchat & LinkedIn. The site is introducing new labels for US midterm election candidates and is set to launch its Political Campaigning Policy later this summer. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items . followers . votes . views.

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Top five: New features from social network giants

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top five: New features from social network giants. This week's top five social media must-know news includes new features from Facebook, Google, Instagram and Linkedin. These include increasing budgets, campaign outsourcing, doubling engagement levels, domination of video content and the importance of blogs and Instagram. The post Top five: New features from social network giants appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner.

Facebook Launches a New Social Network | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

This week we see Facebook release a brand new social network aimed at white-collar enterprise workers, proof that Messenger bots are going to be the latest rage (whether we need them or not), and data showing us how many users are viewing Instagram Stories. All of this, in this week’s Social You Should Know. Facebook Introduces Enterprise-Focused Social Network, Workplace.

Virgin America Launches First In-Flight Social Network With #PlanePitch Twitter Contest

The Realtime Report

The ability to access your social networks while in the air is nothing new; many airlines offer in-flight WiFi (for a price) within the US. But Virgin America is now offering the first in-flight social network in the US, allowing fliers to connect directly with other passengers on the flight, and with travelers landing at their destination airport. The in-flight social network is scheduled to be available on all domestic Virgin America flights by the end of February.

Social Networks Have More Reach

Small Business Mavericks

If reach is an important metric for your business, there is a new study out that indicates social networks have greater reach than ad exchanges and networks. Social networks were compared to ad exchanges, networks, video networks, and mobile campaigns. Of those, social networks won out for having the highest reach. Before you start any social media campaign, make sure your landing page is optimized and ready to convert.

Four Points to Remember When Adopting a New Social Network

Waxing UnLyrical

While I haven’t given in to the craze yet, it’s impossible to ignore its meteoric rise in the world of social media, not just within our industry but in mainstream adoption. Social Media and marketing teams have been scrambling to figure out a strategy for Pinterest , and rightfully so – it’s a force to be reckoned with from a branding and a business-driving perspective. Here are some questions to ask yourself as you develop a strategy for social networks, both new and old.

Social Networks and Privacy

Janet Fouts

I was on a panel today at CFP entitled “ Privacy, Activism, & Social Networking: Protecting Privacy While Running a Media Campaign in 140 Characters or Less &# with Tamar Gubins, Deborah Pierce, David Roth and Danny O’Brien and I’ve been going round and round in my head about my own position on privacy online and looking at social media from the viewpoint of an activist who may have a deeper need for personal privacy for safety reasons.

Bubblews: The Social Network That Pays Users To Post

The Realtime Report

Today marks the official launch of Bubblews (the combination of “bubbles” and “news”), a new social media website that pays its users for each view, like and comment. With a minimum of 400 characters per post, social media users are encouraged to use the new “global community” to share their interests, feelings and passions — all while being paid to do so. Social Media Campaigns Bubblews social media platform social media user

How B2B Social Network Is Effective For Lead Generation

Social Media Marketing

Yes, the E-mail marketing campaigns still providing the results, but if you wish to succeed in the current climate, one must explore the benefits of social. These days social media is only a tool that brings both the business and people together and helps them to communicate with each other in different forms. Specially the business firms as they fail to choose the perfect network online.

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Social Networking Stats: World Cup Draws 58 Million Facebook Users On First Day, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. . During the first day of the 2014 World Cup, over 58 million Facebook users accounted for more than 140 million interactions on the social network. AllFacebook reported the “top five social moments” from Thursday: Neymar scores Brazil’s first goal to tie the match.

Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Fun Twitter Quizzes | Main | What the F**k is Social Media NOW? » 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." Video URL: [link] ] Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

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Social Networks And Election Campaigns: For The Moment, Best KeptApart

Forbes Social Media

The task we face as a society is to establish that it’s fine for political parties to use social networks to get their message over, as has been done traditionally through other media, but that disinformation, lies and fakery are not acceptable and will be punished through the courts

The Human Side Of B2B Social Network For Business

Social Media Marketing

With the increasing competition in the market, successful social media campaigns have become a powerful tool as it gives companies quality leads and produce higher ROI. But the truth is that in the free time, even the top business leaders socialize with family and friends online. Furthermore, social marketing come up with some real time interest that always prove to be a game changer for the B2B business. We are the leader in offering B2B social network.

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Cartoon Facebook Profile Pic Latest Social Network Chain Letter

Socialized

Unfortunately, it turns out that NSPCC was not not behind the campaign, which must have Facebook users were recently "challenged" to change their profile picture to a that of a favorite childhood cartoon character to show their solidarity with the work of NSPCC a U.K.-based based organization that fights child abuse.

7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks December 21st, 2010 Tweet I first heard about Amplify earlier this year; I believe it was at the January chapter meeting of IABC/DC Metro. As the year went by, I found myself playing more and more with Amplify and now it’s become one of my top three social networks.

'Jumo' – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Successful Ways To Create User Involvement One Social Media Agency To Go, Please » ‘Jumo’ – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit Organisations Posted by Tehneyat Waseem Sep 28th, 2010 Tweet Facebook Co-Founder Chris Hughes announced at the Mashable & 92Y Social Good Summit that he is starting up a social network specifically for connecting people to non-profit organizations.

6 brilliant Facebook campaigns (& why they worked)

Sprout Social

As the widest-reaching social network around, Facebook boasts nearly 2.8 Now is a prime time to reassess how you approach Facebook and come up with campaigns that drive your business forward. Even the little things make Adore Me’s Facebook campaigns a standout.

Jake's Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media? Main | Are We Addicted To Social Media? » June 24, 2010 Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas Almost everyone is aware of the major social networkingwebsites in existence. But did you know there’s a social network dedicated to people who like totravel to different baseball parks?

Social Networking Meets Game Consoles

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Courtney Love gets sued over tweets | Main | Cyber Monday Is Here! » November 24, 2009 Social Networking Meets Game Consoles There used to be a time where you could play video games for video games and use the computer for computer related things. Social networking… Welcome to the new and highly integrated gaming world.

Social Networking Online and Non-Profit Organizations | Freelance.

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Social Networking Online and Non-Profit Organizations by Meghan on May 26, 2009 As budgets and fundraising levels for non-profits get smaller, more organizations are turning to using social networking online as an essential part of their overall marketing strategy. YouTube (46.5%) and Twitter (43.2%) were cited as alternate social networking tools.

A Social Network For Genetics Research: Can It Help Isolate Parkinson’s Genes?

The Realtime Report

Can social networks help with medical research? The world’s first genetics-based social network – as 23andMe labels itself – is looking to show they can. The company recruited people using social media, and at Parkinson’s research conferences. ” What do you think – can a social media-based approach to genetics research really work? Social Media Campaigns 23andMe crowdsourcing DNA genetics medical research Parkinson's

Adventures in Social Networking with Mom and Dad | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

As the number of multi-generational families using online social networks increases daily, so does the number of “Oh no, she didn’t!&# If this is the case when our kids or parents say something “inappropriate&# in person, imagine the widespread humiliation (and hilarity) that ensues when this all takes place on a social networking site for all of your friends to see. Ready for Yet Another Social Platform?

Australia Job: Social Networking Guru

Laurel Papworth

Online Marketing & Social Networking Guru. Build our Social Networks. Create email campaigns. High-level experience with Facebook, Twitter and other social networking media. Develop and implement creative, Online Marketing strategies including all channels of Social Networking, email, promotional ideas, advertising & blogs. Australia Job: Social Networking Guru is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Social Networks and Politics: 16% Have “Changed Their Views” Based On Social Media

The Realtime Report

Over one-third of social network users consider sites like Facebook and Twitter “very” or “somewhat” important for keeping up with political news, and fully one-quarter (25%) see these sites as a place for debating political issues. A new study by the Pew Internet and American Life project reveals that social networking sites are not only a place for users to keep an eye on politics, but can also serve as a venue for debate or changes in political views.

How to Test Content Marketing and Digital Campaigns with Social Media

Pam Moore

The new always on, always connected, digital and social world provides amazing opportunities for smart digital brand marketers and business leaders to develop, test, and launch marketing programs, campaigns, products and services to market in far less time than days past. Gone are the days of waiting weeks and months to see how a multi-touch direct mail campaign performs to receive feedback on how well the program and message was received and acted upon by the target audience.

The 2010 Social Network Map | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Twitter Launches Official Twitter Sharing Button Location Based Social Media for Brands » The 2010 Social Network Map Posted by Anne Herngaard Aug 16th, 2010 Tweet Imagine how the world would look like, if it was made of social networks. Facebook seems to be the largest country on the map, and it is a really fast indicator of where to spend your social media efforts.

10 Ways to Take Better Social Media Campaign Photos

Socialized

Social media marketing has become an important part of running a company, but for others, it can be challenging to determine when to share. As social media is a visual tool, the images you share will dramatically affect your brand’s perception. Study the ten best practices to take quality pictures, improve them and position them on your company’s social media pages. Why Photos Play an Important Role when Posted over Social Media?

How HTC One’s Smartphone Campaign Earned 54,000 Photos Worldwide

The Realtime Report

Brands using billboards in Times Square to encourage social media engagement is nothing new, but HTC One took things a step further with the brand’s “ The Most Beautiful Smartphone ” campaign over the holiday season. HTC One photo-sharing campaign in Times Square Submitting photos through Twitter, Weibo, Wiexin, email and the HTC website, consumers used mobile and social to participate in the contest ( Mobile Marketer ).

Social Networking Stats: Global Spending on Facebook Ads Increases 50%, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. . ” The price for social ads on Facebook has risen 54% over the last year; the price of cost-per click search ads rose 8% in that time. Social Media Statistics Facebook Kenshoo social networking statistics Facebook: 1.23 billion monthly active users. via Facebook. YouTube.

Facebook Announces New Small Business Promotion Campaign to Highlight Benefits

Social Media Today

Facebook's launched a new ad campaign which will promote local businesses, and highlight The Social Network's community benefit

Obama Reiterates the Power of Social Networks

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Obama Reiterates the Power of Social Networks by cinta5 on November 10, 2008 Over the last year Obama’s campaign was all over the internet. He wondered if social networking, with its tremendous communication capabilities and aggressive database development, might help him beat the overwhelming odds facing him. “It

The Story of The World's Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Old Spice: Successful Social Media Campaign Evolution of Privacy on Facebook » The Story of The World’s Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook Posted by Jonas Klit Nielsen Jul 16th, 2010 Tweet As written on my blog , the movie about how Facebook got started in a Harvard dorm room is now scheduled to hit the theaters around the world in October this year.

Old Spice: Successful Social Media Campaign

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « 7 Steps Towards A Successful Twitter Account For Businesses The Story of The World’s Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook » Old Spice: Successful Social Media Campaign Posted by Anne Herngaard Jul 15th, 2010 Tweet You may have noticed the buzz around Old Spice these days.

How One Social Campaign Drives Engagement Beyond the Screen

Convince & Convert

Such was the case with Forever 21’s innovative new Thread Screen campaign, which takes an unlikely object—spools of thread—and re-imagines them in a futuristic way. During the campaign, each participant received a personalized video of their Instagram image being transformed on the Thread Screen, which they could then share across other social media sites. Sometimes you have to borrow from the past to drive innovation.

3 Infographics on Why You Should Use Social Networks as Marketing.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « 4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry Glympse: Location Service As a Utility » 3 Infographics on Why You Should Use Social Networks as Marketing Tools Posted by Marlene Friis Sep 10th, 2010 Tweet When marketing your product or brand, there are numerous of good reasons to make use of social networks.

An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Watch out for Danish start-up – bringing you a social work platform What To Include In a Social Media Policy » An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex Posted by Sara Hansson Sep 3rd, 2010 Tweet YouTube advertising. For instance, the new viral campaign ’A Hunter Shoots a Bear ” was an excellent way of doing something [.]

Laws to Stop Customers and Voters from Doing #SocialMedia Activism Campaigns #TPP

Laurel Papworth

As voters and customers take over media creation and distribution through social media, they now have access to the same channels (audiences) that Corporate Marketing and Government PR have – which is why people can create awesome antimarketing and antiPr campaigns that activate large numbers of people to sign petitions, fundraise or change behaviours. Illegal: Better Roads Chalk Social Media Campaign. Or a chalk on the sidewalk campaign.

Diesel Kicks Ass With New Campaign! | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « What You Can Learn From H&M’s Use Of Social Media Get Inspired And Go Shopping with French Connection’s Youtique » Diesel Kicks Ass With New Campaign! If not, it is too easy to drown among other campaigns and not receive any attention to your brand.

A Different Twist on Pinterest: UNICEF Campaign Illustrates Need For Food, Fresh Water

The Realtime Report

UNICEF’s new Pinterest campaign cleverly turns the concept of this visual social network on its head. According to Mashable , the site “adds perspective to the aspiration-filled social network.” ” The campaign features the fictional Pinterest profile of young Ami Musa of Sierra Leone. Social Media Campaigns charity children nonprofit philanthropy Pinterest Pinterest campaign UNICEF