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Report: Social Marketing Is More Than Just Likes [Report]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recently, ComScore , the global leader in measuring the digital world, published a report on social marketing and how it’s not just about getting likes! In the report, the fruity candy named Skittles is used as a case to show this development.

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Civic Crowdfunding vs Tax – Collaborative Government #Gov2

Laurel Papworth

Collaborative projects eg. No Gov – complete Big Society community activism. Education let’s us down… Warning: This version of social media and online community call to actions is so far to the Right that it becomes Left again.

STUDY: The Business Impact of Online Communities

SocialFish

How do organizations track the impact of their online communities? How do they link the community to competitive advantage? When we asked “What does digital competitive advantage mean to your company? Communities are organizational orchestras, and marketing is the conductor.

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Robust Collaboration Tools to Empower the Modern Social Media Marketing Team

SocialFish

Regardless of the type of business you’re engaged in online, your trump card will, in many cases, be your team’s ability to respond to customers’ needs and communicate and give generously; none are tasks to be oversimplified, especially when serving a large client base or community.

STUDY: The Business Impact of Online Communities

SocialFish

How do organizations track the impact of their online communities? How do they link the community to competitive advantage? To get answers to these critical questions, Leader Networks conducted a survey of nearly 300 marketing and community leaders that resulted in The Business Impact of Online Communities Study. When we asked “What does digital competitive advantage mean to your company? Align community with member retention programs.

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The Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum

Janet Fouts

I spent a few days last week at the new 1440 Multiversity , attending the Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum. Created by Conscious Company Media , the event showcased a variety of businesses, including organizations like; Oxfam , Combat Flip Flops , L.A

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The State of Social Media Marketing – Summary of Annual Survey Report (Part 2)

Mindjumpers

In a previous blog post , Jonas made a summary of a report called “The State of Social Media Marketing” from January 2012 in which he outlined the key points and conclusions drawn from the report. 45% report 2+ accounts on Twitter, with 11% reporting over 5 profiles.

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The New Competition: For-Profit Communities With Deep Pockets (Part 2)

SocialFish

Check out Part 1 of this series for an introduction to the new, for-profit, online communities like Doximity and ResearchGate that are changing the way their members work. Like traditional associations, these communities are a source of news, information and education.

13 YouTube Community Building Hacks You Never Knew About

agora pulse

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.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. Really, many people trying to describe Online Community Managers, end up sounding like this: Others may know what Community Manager is, but don’t know exactly how much it entails.

Important Findings about Social Media around the World in 2012

Mindjumpers

InSitesConsulting recently released a report of the status of social media in 2012 with more than 2.000 facts & figures about social media in 19 countries. See the full SlideShare report here: Social Media around the World 2012 by InSites Consulting.

The Many Roles of an Internal Community Manager

Social Media Strategery

When someone in the communications industry refers to a “ community manager ,&# they are usually referring to someone that can manage the online relationships for a particular brand, using tools like Facebook, Twitter, and blogs. The Internal Community Manager wears many hats.

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

It happens in all industries, but lately I’ve seen retail companies keep their “Consumer Insight&# group focused on traditional insight like mall traffic patterns and planograms. Do your customers have a need for community, convenience, or collaboration?

How Are Serious Games Reinventing Businesses?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

When I’m playing Scrabble with my wife on a Saturday night, we’re just enjoying the company and the time together, and there’s nothing really serious about it. Prospects can compare their opinions individually and/or as a team with recognized thought leaders from the company or the industry.

Partnering With Brands Theme Week: Ways to Collaborate and Earn an Income on Your Blog

ProBlogger

So you’ve been blogging for a while and have built up a solid readership and community because you consistently deliver useful/inspirational/entertaining content? One blogger talent agency has been reported as charging out up to $750 per brand mention on an Instagram image.

How to Apply Youtility to Internal Communication

Convince & Convert

Jay’s key message is that by providing help and value to customers (for free), companies will be able to cut through the incredible amount of content clutter that exists online and be top of mind when those customers are ready to buy a product or solution.

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3 Ways Wahl Professional Grew Its Instagram Community by 56%

Sprout Social

But in order to be successful building a strong community is essential. A dedication to social media engagement , integrating existing communities and using analytics tools are three ways that brands can ensure their Instagram presence remains robust.

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Engage With Your LinkedIn Company Page Network From the Smart Inbox

Sprout Social

With more than 450 million members , LinkedIn® has swiftly solidified itself as a global community of professionals. This network shift has positioned LinkedIn® Company Pages as an integral component of an organization’s social communication strategy.

From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From shared databases to communities of practice: A taxonomy of collaboratories. From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories. The types are: Distributed Research Centers, Shared Instruments, Community Data Systems, Open Community Contribution Systems, Virtual Communities of Practice, Virtual Learning Communities, and Community Infrastructure Projects. Why are scientific collaborations so difficult to sustain?

How To Create A Know-It-All Company - CIO.com - Business Technology Leadership

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Collaboration. Are you involved in setting the direction for your companys IT budget or strategy? How To Create A Know-It-All Company. Heres how some companies convinced individuals to share best practices. To drive KM at Russell Reynolds, the company circulates a document every afternoon throughout its 32 offices worldwide that shows all outstanding proposals and projects. operations for the company (and a recruiter himself), weeds out people who blame others.

10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Crowdsourcing has become more and more popular with private companies, non-profit organizations, and even government agencies. Evernote Create an area for your team can collaborate on notes, ideas, and information. GetSatisfaction provides a way for companies to do that.

Introducing Users to the Concept of Meeting Workspaces in MOSS 2007 | NetworkWorld.com Community

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Collaboration. Collaboration. Special Reports. t always found a lot of success, particularly for companies where Outlook isnâ??t She is co-author of Essential SharePoint 2007: Delivering High-Impact Collaboration. Friday, June 27, 2008. Research Centers. Security.

Why Every Writer Needs an Online Community

ProBlogger

these people need supportive communities in order to develop their craft. That’s where online communities come in. Online writing communities, like Writers’ Café , Writers’ Beat , or my company’s Foboko , enable bloggers to get help throughout the process of creating an ebook, a short story, a report, or any other blog post. Collaborations are instantaneous, and you can always refer back when you have questions or doubts. (If

Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I’ve done a number of workshops the past few months with clients designed to do two primary things: Land a common understanding across the teams involved around what social media, communities and influencer programs really are and more importantly why it matters to a business. The answer is NOT always social media/community - that would be another warning sign if it was. 4) None of the following are community platforms: Wikis, Blogs or Forums. Best Engaging Communities.

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13 Twitter Hashtags to Follow for Nonprofit and Charity Updates, Events and Inspiration

SocialFish

They give you a way of searching for topics, conversations and people, or to keep up on news as it is being reported. Since the bail out of the banks and the controversy surrounding major companies like Walmart, social media has become a platform for accountability demands.

3 Ways Social Media can Boost Sales Success

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Blogging Business Intelligence Communities Content Marketing Conversational Marketing Enterprise 2.0 But a new RAIN Group report proves otherwise and shows that sales people that truly “connect” with buyers in this “always on” environment we live in to win more often.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Tom contacted me a few weeks ago with this idea and we’ve been working collaboratively on this project ever since. It takes a community to build a community. So much of building a community requires understanding people and engaging with them.

The State of Social Business 2013

SocialFish

As we close out the year, here’s a good report on the current state of social business maturity. As the report says, we’re slowly but surely “shifting out of first gear” We can help you do that.

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7 Levels of Social Media Engagement

Laurel Papworth

LinkedIn is blocked because someone mentioned someone once found a job on this online community. Youtube is only accessible via company mobile phones and only because IT didn’t realise everyone would get around the computer firewall blocks by using their mobiles.

Build a Social Media Strategy at SMCHI

Bare Feet Studios

It is very easy to get sucked into the stream of activity and distractions, playing a few rounds of copy cat, and then being stuck having to write an annual report that basically says, “Well, we were really busy this year but don’t have a clue what we actually accomplished!&#.

Social business demands culture change

SocialFish

Internal collaboration platforms not working as they should? Problem: Departmental silos are inhibiting internal communication and collaboration. Instead of “busting” them, you need to actually build capacity for collaboration, and change some processes to make sure it happens.

What the heck are social media consultants and what do they do all day?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Companies often call a consultant in because social media is not working. LinkedIn’s Sales Navigator is used by millions of companies, both B2C and B2B. This could be customers, employees, surrounding communities, shareholders, policymakers and so on.

7 Reasons to Believe Guest Blogging isn’t Dead

Writtent Blog

Case studies have reported remarkable results, including 400% jumps in subscribers from landing a single post on a high-authority site: image credit: point blank SEO. Is your company’s latest press release a guest blog if it gets picked up by a major publication? Blogging Company News

Hot Nonprofit Marketing Jobs This Week – February 16

SocialFish

The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for the organization’s consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives. The center strives to engage the community through creative partnerships with organizations to offer a variety of events.

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

Convince & Convert

In fact, social media can be MORE transformative for a B2B company than a B2C company. Creating and calibrating a social media strategy for any company should follow the same process. You need to determine why your company should be social, for whom your efforts are intended and where your audience is in the buying cycle, and how you’ll measure success. Private brand communities vs. Facebook.

The Continuing Evolution of the Indian PR Landscape

Waxing UnLyrical

For example, a press event is not restricted to just calling reporters on the ground. It also means creating content for a tweet stream per the flow of the event, and continuously engaging with the reporters online and offline.

This Week’s Awesome Association PR and Communications Jobs – March 16

SocialFish

Duties include pitching reporters, drafting press releases and feature stories, managing the association’s social media accounts, building media lists, and other responsibilities that will grow your knowledge and career skills. vibrant, healthier, and involved communities.

Association Social Media: The American Institute of Architects (AIA)

SocialFish

Who do you report to? . I report to the Managing Director of Public Relations and Outreach. The overarching goals are to be online with users and help elevate their awareness of what architects do and how they contribute to their local communities and society in general.

Monday Roundup: Internal Communications

Waxing UnLyrical

Employees can lift a company through difficult times or they can tank it,” says Shel Holtz (and one of the guests on tomorrow’s #measurePR Twitter chat – I hope you’re planning on coming!) Building Your Business With Internal Collaboration.

Social business demands culture change

SocialFish

Internal collaboration platforms not working as they should? Problem: Departmental silos are inhibiting internal communication and collaboration. Instead of “busting” them, you need to actually build capacity for collaboration, and change some processes to make sure it happens.

Career Development Tips for the 2018 Professional

Waxing UnLyrical

The time it will take for you to figure out an accurate total can be used working on the written portion of a report. The idea is to leverage other people’s strengths as a collaborative effort that will showcase your ability to be a team player. Guest Post by Makeda Waterman.

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Change Management Is the Foundation of a Social Organization

SocialFish

All the technology integration, collaboration software and community applications deployed internally will prove useless unless there is a fundamental shift in the way employees think, behave, interact with one another and communicate.

5 Apps To Enhance Your Brand

Idaconcpts

Gartner recently reported that smartphone sales in the fourth quarter of 2012 went up to 207.7 With the growth of smartphones, companies are focusing to increase their brand visibility and sales through smartphone apps.

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