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At the Gov 2.0 Expo – Who's Making You Successful?

Social Media Strategery

Expo held here in Washington, DC and I was honored to be a member of the Program Committee for this event as well as last year’s Expo Showcase and Summit. Facebook firewall gov20 government government 2.0 Facebook firewall gov20 government government 2.0

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Marketers love Facebook. The best place you can place your brand on Facebook is through a Facebook Page (that’s with a capital “P&# , not to be confused with your personal Profile). Facebook has also enabled the use of a subset of FBML in the Static FBML application.

Humanize in Action: great social media is possible even in a regulated industry

SocialFish

Wendy says it’s a non-moderated, open network with 6,5000 communities formed. And it allows easy access to experts across the company. Wendy says for example, even a single advisor working in a remote branch has access to the best experts anywhere in the company.

How I Got My Job As Director Of Social Media – Step 1: Build Experience Then Blog, Tweet, Collaborate!

SocMed Sean

When people ask me what I do for a living and I tell them I’m a Director of Social Media for a digital agency, they usually respond with 1 of 2 questions: 1) Does that mean you get to play on Facebook all day? -or- Again, it’s not just playing on Facebook all day.

Bridging the Social, the Human, and the Practical

SocialFish

This is a guest post by Carlos Restrepo, CAE, Managing Director at MemberFuse , which is the community platform provided by Avectra. That is the question I’m learning more about as I focused on how do you measure success and therefore deliver value for social communities.

Digital grassroots: the Internet fights back

Sherrilynne Starkie

It started in 2004 when a legislative committee held a series of hearings on digital copyright reform. From then the movement grew: The Fair Copyright for Canada Facebook Group was launched in 2007 and soon had 90,000 members. PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE.

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An Introduction to Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

SocialFish

If you’re a social-media savvy Development Director of a nonprofit, you’re probably posting pictures of volunteers to your organization’s Facebook, announcing new fundraising campaigns, and occasionally sharing a compelling story.

6 Required Competencies for Social Organizations | Conferences and.

Convince & Convert

because through social media, customers are praising and criticizing companies in public in a way that requires marketing to triage and respond. All of this is happening to companies (maybe yours) every minute of every day. And that puts it in the unique and powerful role of being the ligament that forces intra-company cooperation like never before. If a consumer emails a company, we’ve trained them to expect a response in a day or so.

Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth

And while the Committee to Protect Journalists does an outstanding job of protecting journalists from abduction, imprisonment and assassination as well as free speech for all, how can they protect the bloggers when even the Australian Government doesn’t respect bloggers? Bloggers speak for their community, Facebook updates herald shifts in opinions, twitter tweets represent the Will of the People.

100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies

Koka Sexton

The following table contains the names of over 100 companies and organization that have published their Employee Social Media Policies or Guidelines online… The left side column is the name of the organization, and it is linked to their organizational or corporate home page.

The Waffle House - A World Cup Battle To A Social Media Win With Meghan Irwin

Diva Marketing Blog

The Waffle House , an American, iconic, southern, restaurant company, walked away with the social media trophy. In fact, there was no committee or even social media team brainstorming on how to get into the World Cup social conversation. The U.S.A.

Don’t Fear the Peer: 6 Tips for Nonprofits Exploring Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

SocialFish

Once your supporters realize the hard part isn’t asking for a donation, but raising awareness, they will be more inspired to do their part and share about the cause they love with their peers, be it over coffee between work shifts, or by writing a compelling post on Facebook.

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B2B Social Media Gets Intimate

Social Media Marketing

It is now popular wisdom that Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin are good places for businesses to market their products and services. Strategic planning, competitive analysis and product development are just a few activities most companies prefer to keep confidential.

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The Waffle House - A World Cup Battle To A Social Media Win With Meghan Irwin

Diva Marketing Blog

The Waffle House , an American, iconic, southern, restaurant company, walked away with the social media trophy. In fact, there was no committee or even social media team brainstorming on how to get into the World Cup social conversation. The U.S.A.

Who Owns Social Media? Everyone and No One | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Then yesterday, I came across this post by Rick Alcantara, “ Who Should Control Social Media Within a Company? ,&# and I couldn’t help thinking that we’re asking the wrong question. Facebook firewall gov20 government government 2.0

Complete Guide to Social Media for Banks & Financial Institutions

Sprout Social

The State Liaison Committee. Facebook, for instance, has a wealth of demographic data about its user base. Additionally, in accordance with the Fair Housing Act, any mortgage lenders with a Facebook Page must display the Equal Housing Opportunity logo somewhere on their Page.

Time for a Change

Social Media Strategery

To give you some idea of how long ago that really was, consider this: Facebook didn’t exist (it wouldn’t launch on Harvard’s campus for another five months). I created our now 6,000 member+ Yammer community more than three years ago), and Gov 2.0 (I I was on the Programming Committee for the first Gov 2.0 It was exciting to be among the leaders in the burgeoning social media community in the DC area, and I had a lot of fun in these roles.

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

Convince & Convert

Inevitably, when corporate America seeks a PR agency to support their communications effort, the Request for Proposals (RFP) asks for critical capabilities that can help a company sift through the myriad of options available and narrow them down to the few that make sense for their specific needs. But “sound” judgment needs to back up every tactical path taken – and not just when a company is in a crisis mode. Decisions are made by ‘committee.’

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Social Pros Podcast – Super Bowl Social Media Command Center

Convince & Convert

Next week’s guest is Scott Monty from Ford Motor Company. Taulbee’s company put together and is staffing, right now as we discuss this, the Super Bowl Social Media Command Center. Is it just me or does that sound an awful lot like Facebook to you?

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Facebook. The large-scale committee approach is powerful because it leans on the concept of the "wisdom of crowds" (to a certain extent) which says basically that the more input, the better the output. Weve written about a number of companies that employ crowdsourcing to produce their product or service here on ReadWriteWeb, but in this post well specifically look at companies that allow you to leverage the crowd to get something done. facebook. ReadWriteWeb.

Social Pros 24 – Shawn Morton, JPMorgan Chase

Convince & Convert

Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft , Janrain , and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. I think what we are finding now is Facebook is even more similar to email than it was before.

Government 2.0 Camp - What I Loved and What I'd Like to See Next Year

Social Media Strategery

I saw very senior government employees chatting it up with very junior consultants, employees from two different companies sharing time on a panel session, and groups of consultant/government folks hashing out a solution to a problem one of them was having.

Connecting 2 the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The true gap, therefore, is between those educated in a traditional way and the new "skills" needed to work in a module setting (able to move people, companies, offices, departments around without losing knowledge or the knowledge product) communicating through a network (rather than the old vertical structures) with critical thinking and problem solving skills that allow workers to react to the environment as it changes and create new knowledge (or knowledge products) in a short period of time.

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The Most Important Blog Post You'll Probably Never Read

Viper Chill

MySpace played it safe and stopped innovating, and then Facebook stole the social network crown. If you enjoyed this post, you can: Save on Delicious Share on Facebook Print > [link] title="Click to send this page to Twitter!" Some for another company and a couple of my own.