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

Pam Moore

? ?. There is no doubt that in person events can provide incredible value. However, attending, exhibiting or sponsoring an event requires investment such as time, energy and money. What makes an event or industry conference amazing? personality and tone of the event.

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? Communities are organizational orchestras, and marketing is the conductor. Align community with member retention programs.

Using Online Community to Increase Member Retention

SocialFish

And of course I was excited to get a chance to talk about my favorite subject, online community, with my friend Josh Paul , in the session we presented yesterday, Using Online Community to Increase Member Retention. Two of these three can be addressed/alleviated with online 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. Here is how to become an effective online community leader. Communities thrive when they deliver a return on investment for users.

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

SocialFish

You can use hashtags to monitor charity and non-profit news, find new people to connect to and participate in related events without ever leaving your office. From social media campaigns aimed at ending hunger, to events for breast cancer awareness, this covers it all.

5 Luxurious Technology Events for this Autumn

Idaconcpts

In the past I have been to a lot of technology events. As you can imagine, technology events vary in their substance and style. But sometimes what you want is a truly luxurious event. Tech Mentor Events. This event is being held at the Palmer Event Center.

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. Communities are organizational orchestras, and marketing is the conductor. Align community with member retention programs.

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Relationship Advice: Your Nonprofit Organization and Building Community Organization Partnerships

Waxing UnLyrical

To encourage social responsibility, create a culture of giving back to the larger community. Encourage human resources to create policy for volunteering that will not harm employees’ performance reviews when they take time off to give back to the community.

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. Brian believed they couldn’t do that until they had a open community website generating solid content.

How to Grow Your B2B Facebook Community

Waxing UnLyrical

But like any other marketing strategy, growing your B2B Facebook community simply requires an investment of time and genuine engagement. Below I’ll highlight a couple of simple and effective methods that’ll help grow a B2B Facebook community through engaging content curation.

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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&# ?

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.

237: How Collaborations Can Accelerate Your Blog’s Growth

ProBlogger

How to Use Collaborations to Grow Your Blog. So today I want to share a principle that has helped me keep a lot of balls in the air, and scale my business beyond what I ever thought I could manage– collaborations. And this podcast is all about how you can make your blogging a more collaborative experience. Links and Resources for How to Accelerate the Growth of Your Blog with Collaborations: Further Listening. Examples of Collaborative Content.

8 Professional Speaker Tips to Ignite Trifecta Success for Audience, Event Hosts and YOU!

Pam Moore

Amazing events don't just happen, they are planned. These things all impact the success or failure of the event. ” The best events and presentations happen when there is a magical synergy between the speaker, the audience and the event organizers and purpose.

Professional Keynote Speaker Tips for the Magic Trifecta Success with Your Audience, the Event and YOU!

Pam Moore

Amazing events don't just happen, they are planned. These things all impact the success or failure of the event. ” The best events and presentations happen when there is a magical synergy between the speaker, the audience and the event organizers and purpose.

3 Live Event Marketing Tips from Gucci’s Social Dominance at Oscars 2016

Talkwalker SM

There are few annual events that can attract a mass audience like the Oscars. It is a moment when film, fashion , and the arts collaborate for a night of entertainment. Don’t Forget the Post Event Buzz. Don’t forget the post event buzz.

A Tale of Two Communities Part 1 – Volkswagen

SocialFish

This post is the first 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. Open Community

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.

Industry Buzz: 4 reasons why rasa.io is the up and coming community platform

SocialFish

For many associations, engagement happens exclusively online, and getting an online community to an effective place is a long-term, detailed task. Here at SocialFish, we’re strong advocates of the Open Garden concept and online communities, so we’re always eager to test out new platforms.

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.

Is Jeremy Epstein The Yoda Of Community Marketing?

Firebelly

What Henry Ford, Espresso, And Community Have In Common. I love his approach – he thinks aloud and collaborates in the open with the members of his community, shares best practices, and relentless connects people.

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. Follow current trends to get idea about the current market or recent events.

Six reasons why co-creation makes SURGE a transformative event

SocialFish

Here’s what that looks like, and why it matters: Before the Event…. Opportunities for connection and collaboration begin immediately upon registering. Throughout the event, you will be able to submit video responses that other attendees can watch. During the Event….

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? Events. One of the trends for ways in which brands engage with bloggers is through events.

Highlights from ProBlogger Event 2013 #PBEVENT

ProBlogger

It was an amazingly emotional, nerve-wracking and yet exhilarating couple of days – and by the end of the event we knew that we had created something pretty special. They were talking about how the event had inspired them to make bigger changes, and think on a much larger scale.

#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.

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

Waxing UnLyrical

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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The New Facebook Groups Explained

Mindjumpers

For instance like in the case of a team of collaborators or a group of people who needs to organize a trip, just to name a couple of examples. The pages, on the other hand, works better if you want to build your community and attract people to your brand. Groups as a collaboration tool.

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Is Our PR Community Part of the New Pittsburgh or the Old One?

Social Media Strategery

People who go to as many networking events, conferences, and happy hours as they could just to be a part of the energy around them. Where’s the PR, advertising, and marketing community in all of that? This post originally appeared on PRSA Pittsburgh’s blog. .

How Brands Can Create Social Engagement Via Music Festivals

Ignite Social Media

Multiply these numbers – give or take – for all music events, including Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza and Stagecoach, and companies have themselves a gold mine for capturing the attention of a large, young and hip audience. They are an experience, a community, a way of living.

How to Network at Blog Events (Even if You’re Shy!)

ProBlogger

Time is hurtling towards this year’s ProBlogger Training Event at the RACV Royal Pines Resort on Australia’s Gold Coast, and I don’t know about you but here at ProBlogger HQ, we are getting EXCITED! (if How to Network at Blog Events (Even if You’re Shy!).

How to Get Your Readership Involved and Grow Your Audience with Community Challenges

ProBlogger

One of the things we’re always told is to build community – it makes all the difference between traffic who don’t care and an audience who are invested in you and your story. I love hashtags used for community purposes.

How to Make the Most of Your Influencer Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Now we’re talking – store openings, promotional events, or activations that need coverage are all great opportunities to get your influencers involved as a genuine and pure voice. Collaboration. Influencers have taken the marketing world by storm.

Creating a Virtual Community to Build a Better Blog

ProBlogger

There are many online communities available for your readers to reach out to, on all manner of topics – so how can you fill a need that isn’t already being taken care of out there? Creating a Virtual Community to Build a Better Blog. Image via Flickr user Steve.Garner32.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tetherless World Constellation Launch Event - June 11, 2008

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Rensselaer and the Tetherless World Research Constellation are partnering with one of the most widely read technology blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb , to help engage the entire Web community in this interactive event. Ranked among Technorati’s Top 10 blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb is the lead blog in a growing network of blogs devoted to Web technology, and is an ideal partner to link the community of the Web to Rensselaer. Schedule of Events.

Volunteers Make The World Go Round: Communicating Effectively for Impact

Waxing UnLyrical

This is true both for long-term planning and for one-off events. tic toc for a special event. This is the start of building a real community. Develop a sense of community. Of course, the real sense of community is built off-line. Guest Post by Paula Newbaker.

4 Ways To Put a Little Love In Your PR

Waxing UnLyrical

Note: this is not about which platforms you should/shouldn’t use for collaboration; there are any number of those out there, and you should use the one(s) that work best for you and your needs. Now, that’s really collaborative.

Using Social Media For Sustainability: WiserEarth Does It, And Well

Waxing UnLyrical

But to the world at large, it’s not just about Facebook (or the related movie), but a community that has been built over the years around a common interest or topic. So I’m using this post to showcase such a community that has been actively working around sustainability.

8 Steps to Building Your Blog Into a Community

ProBlogger

All successful blogs are communities and if you want to turn your blog into something special, something that will grant you financial freedom, and something that will help countless people then you must create a community out of your blog.

Monday Roundup: Understanding The 7C Social PR Framework™

Waxing UnLyrical

Why: “The Draw Shop works with everyone from independent authors to huge corporations like Google, collaborating with them each step of the way to create the perfect video,” writes Kristen Dunleavy for Business 2 Community.