Using Livestreaming to Grow Your Brand, Community, & Influence

Waxing UnLyrical

Over the past two years, I have significantly grown my online community through the power of livestreaming and video content. In this article, I will share three specific ways that livestreaming has helped me grow my community. How is your video content serving your community?

Guerilla Community-Building Group Provides Insight to Modernizing Your Organization

SocialFish

I recently discovered an emerging New York City community/organization called The Office Hero League that seems to be providing the same value to the members of their community that an association would provide.

Guerilla Community-Building Group Provides Insight into Modernizing Your Organization

SocialFish

I recently discovered an emerging New York City community/organization called The Office Hero League that seems to be providing the same value to the members of their community that an association would provide.

What A Dog’s Cancer Taught Me About Community

Waxing UnLyrical

She was simultaneously started on a fairly new melanoma vaccine therapy, the idea being that the surgery takes care of the local cancer, and the vaccine builds up her immune system to fight off any microscopic cancer cells that may show up elsewhere. We are a community.

How Socially Responsible Communications Maintain Your Community Cool

Waxing UnLyrical

Another great resource or ally can come from working with a trusted research firm that can help you “uncover the hidden patterns of understanding that undermine citizen action,” as the Topos Partnership has done for a variety of communities in at least seven different sectors.

How to Build Stronger Bonds With Your Community

Convince & Convert

It’s no small secret your online community and your loyal customers within are your company’s greatest asset. While a customer may be happy with their one-time experience with your brand, what’s going to make them a lifelong community member? Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content that Owns the News Feed Like a BOSS

Pam Moore

If you have been building your business on rented land, have you honestly been expecting a massive ROI for your business for free? I'm hosting a free Facebook webinar with 10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content to Own the News Feed like a BOSS !

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General Electric Hosts a Virtual Science Fair On Tumblr

Convince & Convert

To host this campaign, General Electric has introduced a new “#6SecondsScience Fair” Tumblr , which serves as a virtual home for the best submissions. General Electric also does a good job ceding new and previous Vine content to keep the community motivated.

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Don’t Listen to the Facebook Fear Mongers – What You Need to Know on Newsfeed Changes 2018 Webinar

Pam Moore

I am hosting a free Facebook in 2018 Webinar training that will provide you in simple english what you need to know about marketing your business on Facebook in 2018 plus the details of the latest announcement from Facebook. How to build a thriving community?

Nike Celebrates Instagram Milestones by Thanking Its Community

Convince & Convert

To commemorate both milestones, the company hosted a 24-hour long community celebration on its @Nike account. So, what can companies looking to celebrate their community on Instagram learn from Nike’s approach? Milestone’s aren’t about you – they’re about your community.

Facebook Messenger 101: Get Started Guide for Business [download now]

Pam Moore

Also, check out this recent Facebook Messenger 101 Webinar I recently hosted. Best practices for brand building using Messenger advertising and more. Are you ready to gain an unfair competitive advantage on Facebook?

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

Pam Moore

I’ll also be hosting a 2.5 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.

Facebook 2018 News Feed Changes 101: What You Need to Know For Your Business

Pam Moore

Yesterday I saw a Facebook ad from a large social media industry event host with an image and big words reading “Facebook Apocalypse.” I also recently hosted a Facebook in 2018 webinar that goes even deeper. Ready to STOP building your business on rented Facebook land?

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The State of Community Management 2015

SocialFish

The 2015 State of Community Management Report is out!! You know I look forward to this research every year and I’m excited to see communities definitely maturing this year. Strategy: Community-minded organizations must invest in people and systems, not just platforms.

What You Need to Know About Influencer Marketing in 2018: FREE Webinar Nov 30th

Pam Moore

I am hosting a training webinar to help you learn the influencer marketing trends for 2018 and understand how you can integrate influencer marketing into your business and marketing strategies and plans for 2018. Social Profit Factor Training System + Member Community .

Could Buyer Personas be Your Secret Weapon for More Leads and Sales with Social Media?

Pam Moore

I'm hosting a live training this Friday, August 17th at 2pm with brand new content that has NEVER been shared in a public forum. Our agency, Marketing Nutz can help you build, launch and optimize your digital and social brand presence to achieve your goals.

Is Personal Branding Required for Business? How to Ignite the YOU Factor – Free Webinar

Pam Moore

Find out the answer to these questions and more in the free webinar I am hosting on Thursday, September 28th at 2pm et! 7 Foundations to build a personal brand that attracts your ideal customer . How to build your personal brand along side or as a face to your business brand .

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Audience Marketing 101: Your #1 Competitive Weapon for 2018 – FREE Webinar

Pam Moore

While your competition is arguing about which social network is going to win… Instagram, Snapchat or Facebook, I'm going to help you build an audience first marketing strategy and plan to zoom right past the competition. Ready for a real competitive edge in 2018?

How to Create Content that Inspires, Connects and CONVERTS Lookers to Buyers: FREE Webinar

Pam Moore

” I am hosting a FREE Live Training Webinar on Thursday, September 21st at 2pm et. Another day of amazing content creation. You create yet another epic piece of content. You publish yet another epic piece of content.

Four Ways Content Writers Can Change the World

Waxing UnLyrical

It’s not abnormal for a good writer to be a good all-around communicator (though it’s far from granted as fact… the same way Johnny Carson was an excellent talk show host, but not so good as a backstage conversationalist). I have long been a proponent of the power of language.

#Milaap4Hope: A Global Conversation on Sustainable Giving

Waxing UnLyrical

And that is why Milaap is hosting a global, round-the-clock digital conversation on sustainable giving today. area, she loves helping for- and non-profit clients, both small and large, turn corporate codswallop into community cool™.

Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning

Waxing UnLyrical

Hosting an event is just the beginning of its life-cycle. Tip: If you’re hosting a speaker, film their session and edit it down to quick, digestible takeaways post-event.

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.

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Taking Your Blog Post Series on the Road

Waxing UnLyrical

You can extend the list at any time, so you don’t need to worry about getting agreement from different blogs to host all of your content before you begin. Guest post by Nick Kellet . Innovation often comes from combining or subtracting or inverting existing ideas or processes.

#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.

The 5 Commandments of How to Raise $1Million on Kickstarter

Waxing UnLyrical

You’ve got a great idea to build a watch with built-in Bluetooth, allowing you to control and access your phone or tablet from your wrist. Community Building Guest Posts Marketing Social Media christopher wallace crowdfunding kickstarter online fundraising

Could Buyer Personas be Your Secret Weapon for More Leads and Sales with Social Media?

Pam Moore

I recently hosted a training webinar with brand new content that has NEVER been shared in a public forum. Our agency, Marketing Nutz can help you build, launch and optimize your digital and social brand presence to achieve your goals.

All You Need to Know About Instagram Takeovers: How to Host a Takeover in 6 Simple Steps

Buffer Social

With a takeover, the host gets someone who can bring value to their followers while the guest gets to reach a new audience with their content. Engage the community – Number of interactions (likes, comments, views, or direct messages), number of live viewers, etc.

Why the Boston Globe Shouldn’t Be Building Community on Facebook

SocialFish

——— My favorite Associations Now author, Ernie Smith, wrote a great article about building community around your most engaged users. Kudos to the Boston Globe for recognizing that creating a community for its most engaged readers is a great tactic.

Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community / Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community On A Budget | Subcribe via RSS Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community On A Budget July 22nd, 2009 Posted in Community Tweet Share Having a thriving community where your users or customers frequently visit, interact, provide feedback and evangelize your products/services is an extremely valuable scenario.

Do you need to own your community?

Jeff Esposito

A little while back I was catching up with my friend Jim Storer of the Community Roundtable before we shared a panel about social customer support. In our prep, Jim and I continued our on-going disagreement on whether a company needs to own the platform that they are keeping a community on.

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.

Five Takeaways from the 2012 State of Community Management Report

Jeff Esposito

One of the more interesting, but challenging, aspects of my job is community management. Effective managers do not view their community as tied to a specific technology or network, but rather as a group of users who share principles and interests. 2012 State of Community Management.

Being Loud About 3M’s Quiet but Powerful Innovations

Convince & Convert

“I am not a community manager.” Jay is the founder of [link] and host of the Social Pros podcast. Greg Gerik, 3M @ggerik.

The difference between an audience and a community in new media

Akamai Marketing

Two of those words are “audience&# and “community.&# The maestro directs, he coaxes, he makes the orchestra the best it can be, that’s what a good community manager’s job as well. Why should you care if you have community vs. audiences?

Social Pros 29 – Lauren Vargas, Aetna

Convince & Convert

We use Argyle Social for our social engagement; we use Infusionsoft for our email; Janrain is our crackerjack social integration company, and Jim is our guest host for the podcast (and a smart guy). I’ve built three community teams, and I’ve hired and fired quite a few.

Social Pros 22 – Evan Hamilton, UserVoice

Convince & Convert

We use Argyle Social for our social engagement; we use Infusionsoft for our email; Janrain is our crackerjack social integration company, and Jim is our guest host for the podcast (and a smart guy). So, Evan is the Head of Community at UserVoice.com.

The Complete Guide to Facebook Groups: How to Create a Group, Build a Community and Increase Your Organic Reach

Buffer Social

Facebook has recently launched Groups for Pages, enabling the 70 million+ Pages on Facebook to create their own unique communities and feeds. And more importantly, how do you build an engaged community in your Facebook Group? Now let’s look at how to build an engaged community.

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How to Be a Good Guest Post Host

ProBlogger

Do you have what it takes to be a good guest post host? It builds relationships, strengthens support, and generates publicity for the host while giving exposure to the writer. Here are eight things you can do to be a better guest post host. The process of submitting a guest post is one where the poster submits an idea or article, and then it goes into a kind of freeze until the host blog accepts it or rejects it. How to Be a Good Guest Post Host.

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How The World’s Top Fitness Brands Are Building Social Community To Grow Their Business

Pixlee

Intensely passionate communities have formed around types of exercise and activities, and members share details of every training session and achievement across all forms of social media. Community is a competitive advantage because members encourage, motivate, and help one another. I spoke to executives from several top fitness brands to get an understanding of how they are maximizing the potential of social community. Community Needs To Be Part Of The Company’s DNA.

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