13 YouTube Community Building Hacks You Never Knew About

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So, if you’re still saying your brand doesn’t need YouTube community building, you might need to rethink. So, with that in mind, I’m going to tell you 13 YouTube community building hacks you never knew about. This is key for YouTube community building.

Building a New Kind of Cruise Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Regular WUL readers know that Shonali (a friend and former colleague at Socialmedia.biz ) showcases guest posts about how to build, engage and sustain an online community, among other things. so that others might gain insights for their own community efforts. A year ago we set out to build a travel company and cruise discovery engine, but along the way Cruiseable turned into a travel and cruise publication as well. Assumption 2: Build a platform.

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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. Spanning Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr, the “Hello, Cereal Lovers” communities focus on General Mills’ cereal varieties, but aren’t opposed to (gasp) occasionally mix in a competitor for the sake of a sweet recipe.

$100 Off First-Ever Master Class on Community Management Best Practices

Ignite Social Media

For the first time ever, Ignite Social Media is offering a detailed, 3-hour Master Class on Community Management Best Practices for 2016. As the job of community manager evolves (yet again), keeping up is increasingly challenging. We’ll cover: The evolution of the Community Manager. Methods for collaborating with your larger team. Reactive community management. Proactive community building.

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Open Community Case Study – GoPlow

SocialFish

Community: GoPlow. GoPlow is the Snow & Ice Management Association ‘s (SIMA) online community. Big Idea: Collaborating with a purpose and a strategy. Concepts: Build your strategy around the sweet spots. Check them out: GoPlow Community.

Become a Fearless Online Community Leader

The Realtime Report

Become a Fearless Online Community Leader. Online communities are powerhouses of collaboration that demand fearless leaders to succeed. The best social managers build constituencies with purpose and a strategy for growth. Yet, with the demand for new communities and the never-ending desire to increase engagement, such best practices for moderation become overlooked. Here is how to become an effective online community leader.

#SocialPowWow: A meeting ground for Communicators & Marketers

Waxing UnLyrical

Before I tell you more about it, I’d like to give a BIG shout out to the hosts of chats and the respective communities who helped me learn and increase knowledge over the years and yes, I have built strong relationships with them over time! I enjoyed interacting with the community and learning more about the PR ecosystem and the importance of measurement in PR. Regularly interacting with these communities helped me gain immense knowledge.

Getting to the Heart of What Makes a Conference Amazing with #MDMC2019 Founders

Pam Moore

Bottom line, I’m thrilled to be returning and love being part of the community. It takes a lot of smart work, late nights, collaboration, and devoted hearts to build something that we can all be part of together that is bigger than any of us can do on our own. How to Activate Your Social Media Audience and Communities Facebook for Small Business: How to Reduce Overwhelm and Increase Results. ? ?. There is no doubt that in person events can provide incredible value.

Bringing Open Community To Public Relations

Waxing UnLyrical

Because if there’s one thing I believe takes public relations from good to great, it’s when your audiences start becoming your community through the relationships you develop with them. Why did you write Open Community ? So, what is “Open Community&# ?

How Franchise Organizations Can Use Digital and Social Media to Amplify and Grow the Brand in 2019

Pam Moore

Empowering franchisees to properly represent the corporate brand promise, learn how to have authentic conversations with their local market and community, the more consistent the brand will be across different locations. Franchisors must learn that it is their responsibility to empower, not pull franchisees away from the most powerful technologies they have to ignite their brands and touch the hearts of their local communities.

A Tale of Two Communities Part II – Salesforce.com

SocialFish

This post is the second in a two-part series where guest blogger Garry Polmateer , former association executive currently working at NimbleUser helping organizations with Salesforce, looks at two online brands through the lens of the concepts in our book, Open Community.

How Milaap’s #HopeProject Gives New Life to Former Devadasis

Waxing UnLyrical

There are a lot of pros and cons about being an independent business owner, but one of the pros is that, if you try to build your business right, you (mostly) get to pick your clients. It encourages people from all around the world to lend individually and collaboratively, via social fundraisers hosted on its platform, to micro businesses started by India’s working poor, for causes as diverse as water, energy, sanitation and education.

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Taking Your Blog Post Series on the Road

Waxing UnLyrical

Multiple bloggers to collaborate on cross-promoting the content. Nick Kellet is co-founder of the social curation platform Listly , that combines crowdsourcing, content curation and embedable lists to drive high-level community engagement, live inside your blog posts. Blogging Community Building Guest Posts blog post series blogging carnival cross-promoting guest blogging listly making connections nick kelletGuest post by Nick Kellet .

The Most Important Content Marketing Skill and How to Master It

Convince & Convert

T hey identify difficult-to-teach and hard-to-learn concepts, and work collaboratively with other teachers to design authentic and meaningful learning experiences that engage students. Creating Community. The ability to create community is yet another parallel between teaching and content marketing. Orlando writes: A great teacher creates a sense of community and belonging in the classroom. Do you think about creating community on your blog?

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The Role of Community in Modern Branding

Pixlee

The idea of community has become a major focus of brands in many verticals. traditional methods of marketing still have their place, community-building is now a. This element is all about building an identity. The change makes it essential for brands to build trust by creating a. community. How are brands leveraging community? often to build community and develop lasting, meaningful relationships with customers.

Nike’s Secret to Success on Instagram: Building an Engaged Community

Buffer Social

We sat down with Wes to understand just how Nike approaches customer care on Instagram and how they’re leveraged adding value to help grow a massive online community of athletes, influencers, and everyone in-between. In other words, Nike trusts their employees to act as they see fit to connect the Nike brand with the community. Meaning that collaboration between teams – or a lack thereof – can create a disconnected and jumbled feel for customers.

Social media for start-ups: Connect, converse and grow!

Mindjumpers

Tweet Written by Nabanita Roy , who is a web enthusiast and blogger currently working as a Community Development Executive at forums.com. They want to converse, collaborate, engage and finally shape the idea.

Nike’s Secret to Success on Instagram: Building an Engaged Community

Buffer Social

We sat down with Wes to understand just how Nike approaches customer care on Instagram and how they’re leveraged adding value to help grow a massive online community of athletes, influencers, and everyone in-between. In other words, Nike trusts their employees to act as they see fit to connect the Nike brand with the community. Meaning that collaboration between teams – or a lack thereof – can create a disconnected and jumbled feel for customers.

Clearstep Business Community : Clearspace: Clearstep

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Online Communities Build, manage and measure your community successfully. Internal Collaboration Discover best practices in leveraging enterprise social software. Clearstep is a gathering place for Online Community and Internal Collaboration practitioners to interact, share best practices, and gain access to a much wider range of perspectives on common community and collaboration issues. Re: Building the Business Case for Enterprise 2.0.

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Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community

SocialFish

———— Cool Social Tools: Small World Labs Community. Small World Labs helps nonprofit organizations engage, collaborate with, and mobilize their supporters. Small World Labs Community provides extensive collaboration, communication, and sharing capabilities to create an environment and experience that is tailored to your non-profit’s target audience, whether they be volunteers, members, donors, beneficiaries, or other key stakeholders.

Open Community Case Study – Local Government Knowledge Network

SocialFish

This post is part of our regular series of Open Community case studies, in which intrepid association blogger and freelance writer Deirdre Reid will be digging into associations (and other kinds of organizations when relevant) who are living and breathing their open communities in the ways we describe in the book. Community: Local Government Knowledge Network. Associations debate whether to tear down their walls and open their communities to non-members.

Interview with ASAE’s Community Manager, Mandy Stahl

SocialFish

Community management is a new role at many associations, and it’s further complicated by being both a very public-facing job as well as one managing internal processes that often cut across more than one department inside an organization. We thought it would be interesting to talk to Mandy Stahl, Community Manager for ASAE , about her first few months in this high profile job. Or will you be mostly managing the private community?

The Social Cost of Unpaid Tweetup Teams

Bare Feet Studios

Brands hope to use influencers to build their own influence and market their products and services. Influencers get freebies and possibly a chance to build their own influence, by association. Here in Hawaii community, is not just a buzz word, it is a really big deal. It has made me more sensitive, I believe, to the pulse of the community as an ongoing aspect of what I do and how I experience the community.

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The Top Influencer Marketing Predictions for 2020

Pixlee

Long-Term Brand Collaborations. Collaborations are no longer the short-lived phenomenon they once were. This can manifest beyond campaigns, as many brands are forming co-branded partnerships with influencers to release new product lines and tap into that influencer’s community. In the past year, we saw an uptick in the backlash against influencers and marketers taking shortcuts to success in community-building efforts. Community-Driven Selling.

Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney, Australian Film and TV School, Metro Film School and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989. Computer Session: Build an social media monitoring station . - Afternoon.

Most webinars stink. What can we do about it?

SocialFish

I’m going to take this opportunity to let you know that we’ve joined forces with CommPartners to work on some really exciting projects incorporating social media and community building into educational events. Create a community of webinar participants.

NEW! Artomatic Diaries, A Living Social Media Case Study

SocialFish

From the fact sheet: “Artomatic started in 1999 in the historic Manhattan Laundry buildings on Florida Avenue. Douglas Development donated the use of the buildings to a group of artists who invited their friends to exhibit. These friends, in turn, invited their friends — and so on — until every nook in the building was filled with paintings, sculpture, installations and art of every description.

[Artomatic Diaries] Getting started with Twitter branding and follow strategy

SocialFish

For DC, the event dates are determined by the site that is found to host the festival, usually a large corporate space either newly built (with developers looking for exposure to fill the building with new tenants) or slated for demolition. Meanwhile, without an upcoming event to directly promote, that gives me time to build out the foundations for Artomatic’s social media. Many relevant follows will follow back, thus building up your Twitter audience.

25 Free Digital Marketing Tools for Nonprofits

Waxing UnLyrical

Internal and External Communication and Collaboration. Problem: You need some easy and useful ways to collaborate with team members , volunteers, Board members, and external partners. You can even share images with teams for editing and collaboration. Answer the Public : Answer the Public is another great tool (ignore the creepy guy on the homepage) to help you build content around question people are asking. Community Building and Social Media Hacks.

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Influencer Marketing for Small Business: 7 Steps to Finding the Right Influencers (+ Free Templates!)

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And it’s not just for the mega brands — influencer marketing for small businesses can seriously level-up a campaign, build brand awareness and reach new audiences, without blowing the budget. . To help you get started, we’ve broken it down into 7 easy steps to follow so you’re guaranteed to always find great Instagram influencers to work with and create an awesome Instagram collaboration. . so it proved a perfect collaboration and paring: View this post on Instagram.

The Complete Guide to LinkedIn Events

Oktopost

But the need to communicate, collaborate, and network persists. . This engagement channel can potentially be an invaluable tool in networking and community-building. Stating that now is a tough time to be planning events would be a wild understatement. Stay-at-home orders and social distancing guidelines have been adopted nearly everywhere to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

50 Ways Marketers use Social Media to Improve Their Marketing

Harp Interactive

Build blogs and teach conversational marketing and business relationship building techniques. Build community platforms around real communities of shared interest. Help companies participate in existing social networks, and build relationships on their turf.

How to build brand loyalty that lasts

Sprout Social

Brand loyalty will build ambassadors and help you retain customers long term. There are plenty of marketing tactics that companies use to improve brand loyalty, including providing stellar customer service, rewards programs, having a strong brand story, community building and more. Let’s go in-depth on some of the best ways to build brand loyalty that lasts. Acknowledging them by responding to their comment will build trust. Build a community.

Why Your Brand Should Create Less Content

Convince & Convert

When brands prioritize and amplify the voice of the consumer , they cause engagement, brand lift, and community building. Build a marketing partnership tailored to an influencer’s individual strengths—one that organically shows their audience how they use your brand. I’m always looking for creative influencer marketing case studies, so reach out to me on Twitter if you want to collaborate on awesome content! Quick!

[Cool Social Tools] The Power of Breezio

SocialFish

—— Imagine if you could harness the collective wisdom of everyone in your community. With Breezio combining the best of knowledge exchange, professional development, and content management in a unique, comprehensive and user-friendly community engagement platform, now you can. Optimal Community Engagement. Breezio makes creating posts, collaborating on content, and finding experts and team members in your portal a breeze. Connect with your Community.

Social Media Intensive Course – August 2016 – Sydney Training

Laurel Papworth

Beyond the basics of Facebook and Twitter, this social media course takes you through writing a social media strategy, developing online community campaigns, running Facebook competitions, key influencer strategies for Bloggers and Twitterati, setting up social media monitoring dashboards, understanding the various algorithms on Facebook and LinkedIn and so on. Computer Based Session: Build a blog and social media press room with socmed press releases, blog and social objects.

Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth

Those who do not yet have any social media profiles online will have them set up by the end of the course, more advanced users will be building deeper engagement and conversations. Laurel manages massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989.

Get the Book

SocialFish

Written for the complicated and quirky world of associations and membership organizations, Open Community is about how associations can—and why they should—build community online. (Not Not to be confused with building a successful private social network. The concepts in Open Community are actionable and applicable to any association, large or small. The conversations around Open Community will continue all year on the SocialFishing blog.

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Connecting 2 the World: Formulating the new work literacy framework

Buzz Marketing for Technology

On the left is an example of one of the more complex ones which took research on community building and created a model of online community building. and community building. Collaborative Thinking. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

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3 Day Social Media Intensive – Hands on! Sydney 2014

Laurel Papworth

Those who do not yet have any social media profiles online will have them set up by the end of the course, more advanced users will be building deeper engagement and conversations. Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Computer Based Session: Build a blog and social media press room with socmed press releases, blog and social objects.

Are we trying to automate the “human” out of social media?

SocialFish

Where is the community building, the unleashing of passionate evangelists, the generative collaboration, the social responsibility? I posted a mini-rant on Google+ the other day, which has led to some great responses and I’d really appreciate your thoughts. Here’s an excerpt: “I don’t know yet how to articulate this properly, but if you look at the Altimeter report , and the screenshot of the 5 use cases in particular – where are the people?

How to Pre-Launch on Instagram: The Inside Story of Jot Coffee’s Social Media Strategy

Buffer Social

Read on for a behind-the-scenes look at how Jot built excitement for its launch on Instagram and how to create a community from day one. This allowed us to start gathering early customer feedback and troubleshooting possible customer service and community questions.

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Connecting 2 the World: Writing forces learning

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I currently am trying to figure out how collaborative writing affects the individual and how that then affects the organization as the individual takes back what they have learned from the writing process. Tacit Knowledge So how does writing (especially collaborative writing) help create learning (especially in non-academic environments)? and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines.