35 Stupendous Social Networking Facts and Stats

Webbiquity SMM

Though “social media” broadly encompasses a variety of platforms including blogs (WordPress, Medium, Tumblr), content sharing (YouTube, SlideShare, Instagram), and content curation (Scoop.It, Triberr, Paper.li), the term is nearly synonymous to many for the big social networks.

Facebook Intensive Class – Computer Class, 1 Day

Laurel Papworth

Looking for a very indepth Facebook class? Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Foursquare, 2 hour, 1/2 day and full day classes. More social media courses are available here.

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7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

My friend (and client, but he’s a friend first) Shashi Bellamkonda is, I think, genetically-wired to try and talk about new things – no doubt why he’s Network Solutions’ “social media swami,&# and he mentioned it. Plus there are too many networks.

37 Free Marketing and Social Media Classes to Elevate Your Skills Today

Buffer Social

When I first started out with digital marketing, I was blown away by the sheer amount of online marketing resources and social media classes. The list here includes free online courses in a number of social media-related topics and disciplines. Digital marketing classes (9-17).

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Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

RWW Network. Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media. Social media. Whether youre socializing on Facebook , updating Twitter , or just adding a new bookmark to Ma.gnolia , social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. social media.

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A First-Class Guide to Social Media for Travel

Sprout Social

From inspiration to reminiscing, travelers turn to social media throughout every step of their journey. Social media has a huge influence on travel-related purchases. In fact, of those who use social media to research travel, only 48% followed through with their original plans.

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Directory of Social Networks for Learning Professionals

Buzz Marketing for Technology

DIRECTORY OF SOCIAL NETWORKS FOR. SOCIAL LEARNING. SOCIAL LEARNING. Directory of Social Networks for Learning. social networks aimed at learning professionals. of networks for both educators and workplace learning professionals. Use the list to find one or two relevant networks to join. The list is ordered by name of network. name of the network creator, where known are shown in brackets. Social.

Big Announcement! THE Social Media Training Academy and Member Community for Business is Here!

Pam Moore

Do you have social media, digital marketing and branding problems? I am excited to announce that TODAY we officially open the public doors to our brand new Social Profit Factor training academy and member community! We have developed your fast track to social media business success!

Marketing Nutz Launches Social Profit Factor: Social Media, Branding Training Academy for YOU!

Pam Moore

I am thrilled to announce that Social Profit Factor is finally here! We have worked on Social Profit Factor for more than a year to solve for an underserved need in the world of online business and internet marketing today! Why did we create Social Profit Factor? .

Social Networking Spam – 5 Rules for Marketers

Convince & Convert

Josh Mackey is General Manager at PeekAnalytics , a Social Audience Measurement Platform. There has been a lot of talk recently about social networking spam – inactive and bogus accounts on social platforms. Social Networking Spam - You Are What You Tweet.

Social Networking Spam – 5 Rules for Marketers

Convince & Convert

Josh Mackey is General Manager at PeekAnalytics , a Social Audience Measurement Platform. There has been a lot of talk recently about social networking spam – inactive and bogus accounts on social platforms. Social Networking Spam - You Are What You Tweet.

YouTube Tuesday: Digital Ethnography

Firebelly

In this class Dr. Weschwanted to branch the method out to explore its possibilities in media, morespecifically, in Digital Ethnography. The class collaborated and made 367 edits to the documentsaying how they felt about being a student in today’s society.

Nine Winning Digital Marketing Strategies From The B2B World

Webbiquity SMM

Spread over paid search, video marketing, social media and other online channels , digital is expected to account for more than 46% of all advertising in the next five years. Be human: Not just social media; be social. Use social media to humanize your brand.

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Opting-Out Of Facebook Sponsored Stories May Be On The Way

SocMed Sean

That is until a group of Facebook members banded together and filed a class-action lawsuit arguing that Facebook was violating California law by using private information for monetary gain without compensating them or giving them a way to opt-out of the program.

Riding the Social Media Struggle Bus? You’re Not Alone

Webbiquity SMM

Recent research from MarketingProfs shows that 84% of B2B companies use social media marketing in some form, and the figure is likely higher for B2C firms. In fact, another recent study from HubSpot reveals that 63% of B2B companies aren’t generating leads from social media at all.

Opting-Out Of Facebook Sponsored Stories May Be On The Way

SocMed Sean

That is until a group of Facebook members banded together and filed a class-action lawsuit arguing that Facebook was violating California law by using private information for monetary gain without compensating them or giving them a way to opt-out of the program.

Cartoon: Speaking Social Media

SocMed Sean

Working in social media in my day job and my night job, I spend a LOT of time around social media geeks. The other day, I overheard an entire conversation that was so full of social media lingo and jargon that it was like a whole new language.

[ANSWERED] How Do I Leave A Facebook Group And Will The Other Members Be Notified When I Do?

SocMed Sean

Imagine you joined a Facebook group for your high school class. If you have a question about Facebook or another social channel that you’d like answered, feel free to reach out via the contact form and ask away. Facebook Featured Social Media Tech content facebook group leave privacy social social media social networking strategy tipsJust a quick asked/answered tip for today, but one that is asked pretty frequently.

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7 Skills Every Marketing Student Should Learn And Why They Matter

SocMed Sean

He is also a content writer for various blogs about higher education, entertainment, social media & blogging. Students pursuing marketing, arguably the most dynamic industry of all, need to be conscious of the fact that the industry is influenced significantly by major technological and social changes. Skill #5: Social Media Engagement. As more and more brands move into the online realm, the demand for marketers with experience in social media management is on the rise.

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Snapchat: An Emerging Platform for Teamwork and Collaboration

Waxing UnLyrical

In fact, I used Snapchat for the first time this semester to not only showcase what I am doing in my classes, but also to document, share, and collaborate with my students and fellow PR professors on projects and assignments. Guest Post by Karen Freberg.

5 Reasons Every Business Professional Should Take A Course In Marketing

SocMed Sean

You Will Better Understand The Power Of Interpersonal Communication And Social Media. Social media has changed the way we interact, the way we consume news, and the way we share information.

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5 Reasons Every Business Professional Should Take A Course In Marketing

SocMed Sean

You Will Understand The Power Of Interpersonal Communication And Social Media. Attending a course on marketing, particular a course that focuses specifically on communication or social media marketing , will allow you to see the power, reach and impact of social media on our everyday lives.

Course 130

The Case for Active Users as Social Media Community Managers

Akamai Marketing

The Case For Active Users as Social Media Community Managers. I’m an advisor at Pacific New Media for a social media certificate program they are launching. They’ve had social media classes for several semesters and I’ve taught several classes.

Facebook: Bans 20,000 young children daily

Laurel Papworth

Industry calls for cyber-safety classes in schools. SOCIAL networking giant Facebook is banning 20,000 children every day because they have lied about their age to join the site. Social Solution to Facebook Cyberbullying.

The Implied Participation of Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

If you’re new to social media marketing, you might feel like you’re a little late to the game. However, fear not, there are some who have actually been slogging through social media so long without any discernible results that they might as well have started yesterday.

HUD Suing Facebook For Housing Discrimination

Forbes Social Media

Lawsuit alleges the social network allowed housing providers to block certain races, ethnicities and other protected classes from seeing housing ads

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Conversation: Out of the IUPUI classroom and into YATS

Firebelly

Social Media courses – Facebook Twitter – 2013 Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth

Are you looking for practical handson computer based or lecture based training on Facebook, Twitter, social media campaigns, social media measurement etc? Social media workshops. Here are a list of the next public classes that I’m teaching on social media in Sydney.

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WOM: What's Really Behind The Buzz

Waxing UnLyrical

There’s one area within today’s creative industry that is not only comparatively new (when compared to more traditional disciplines), but is taking a growing foothold via a clear aptitude for maximizing effective use of the ever-expanding world of social technology.

Social Class Distinction Between MySpace and Facebook » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > MySpace and Facebook: A Social Class Divide? MySpace and Facebook: A Social Class Divide?

SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth

Search Engine Optimization has been hijacked by your friends and family (Social Media Optimization) and that’s a good thing. SMO (social media optimization) is in, SEO (search engine optimization) is out. SEO vs SMO or Search Engine Optimization vs Social Media Optimization.

SEO 108

Free webinar on Twitter for Australian Teachers – PIL Microsoft Teachers

Laurel Papworth

I’m teaching a free webinar on Twitter for Australian Teachers – it’s on the PIL network for teachers and sponsored by Microsoft. **. The person who refers the most friends to the Partners in Learning network be given a free Harvard online social media course.

Secrets of Social Media You Learned in High School

Convince & Convert

Everything you know about social media you probably learned in high school. In full disclosure, a lot of our social media strategy flows out of the work we do with Jay Baer. Guest Posts personal branding Bill Murtha Roberts Communications social media social networking

Facebook for Marketing Research: Political Polls #auspol

Laurel Papworth

And how totally outdated, outmoded and antique they seem compared to Big Data of social media. One of the things I point out in my classes is that you don’t have to advertise to get a good grasp of your market segments keywords ie.

Social Media Training for February March 2012

Laurel Papworth

If you are in Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane I am teaching some one day hands on courses on social media campaigns, Facebook and Twitter, also 1/2 day courses on LinkedIn or Google Plus. Social Media Campaign (one day course).

June 2011: Social Media Course computer based

Laurel Papworth

Another set of social media classes for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane at the end of June. Hands-on Computer based social media classes are being run again June 2011 in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Cost of the social media class.

Facebook talks like a pirate. Movember and online community rituals

Laurel Papworth

Ahoy Me Hearties: One of the tasks our online community managers undertake with clients (PR or Marketing agencies, or companies) is to build out a Social Media Conversation Diary – a list of tasks and engagement activities to keep online community members entertained and loyal.

This weeks #socialmedia tweetchat topic: Engagement Through Customer Service: Your Contact Center & Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

We hear so much chatter that companies have to be participating in social media. So why don’t we ever hear about social media from the people who are responsible for managing direct customer experiences on a daily basis? The experience is what social media is all about. Every experience a customer has with your organization plays a part in developing not only that customer’s relationship with your company, but the relationship of that customer’s network too.

Fashion and P.R. Social Media blogger events

Laurel Papworth

This social media invite sent to Fashionista highlights some of the issues of running blogger only events. Sure, it’s condescending to speak to online writers and bloggers as though they’re second class citizens, but it’s worse to assume we don’t get it. Social Media Fashion.

Social Pros Podcast 6 – Chad Pollitt, Kuno Creative

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 5 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Chad, our “Work It Out” advice segment, and Eric’s Social Media Stat of the Week (this week: are we unfriending each other more than ever?).

Finish This Sentence: Social Media is…

Laurel Papworth

There are a few pitfalls in social media and definitely one of them is to try and force conversations around “finish my sentence… ” games. People might have actually tried to win if it was two First Class tickets around the world.

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. Social Media Monetization Models on Flickr [link]. Social media Donations it works for Wikipedia. Different types of Social Networks (3).

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

No journalists, except a journalists that now work in social media and a few bloggers now paid to bring their audiences and expert knowledge to journalism (blogournalists?) NB I’ll be on Radio National Monday night talking about OccupyWallstreet and social media).