Become the Pied Piper of Community Building

Waxing UnLyrical

Communities have been around for centuries, however online communities have only been around for a few decades. According to Computerworld the first “online community” came about in 1973 when Talkomatic for the PLATO time-sharing system released a text-based group chat.

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.

Community Building Through Innovative Conferences

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link] Click to read more » Social Pros Podcast email marketing jason keath productivity SEO social fresh social media conferences Social Pros twitter marketingJason Keath, Social Fresh @jasonkeath.

Tips on Measuring Community [April #measurePR Recap]

Waxing UnLyrical

At the heart of social PR lies community. So that’s what we focused on for the April #measurePR Twitter chat; how to measure community, how to tell when community-building initiatives are working (and when they’re not), and how community-focused metrics might change over time. Experts in measuring community. A1: Building a community around a product or service is just part of our jobs in #PR today (which is great, because it’s fun!).

How To Grow Your Facebook Community

Waxing UnLyrical

One that could have a vibrant Facebook community, if they could just get to that point. Have a product, service, business that will make it more natural for people to find you as they are conducting searches. How To Grow Your Facebook Community is a post from: Waxing UnLyrical.

Big Announcement! THE Social Media Training Academy and Member Community for Business is Here!

Pam Moore

We have been working the past year on a game changing online social media training academy and member community to help solve your biggest problems and challenges related to social media marketing, digital marketing, and branding. Build community to create a movement.

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? Why you must stop building your online business on rented land. Need help honing in your Facebook marketing strategy or launching a new product or service?

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Facebook Groups for Business in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

Facebook Groups provide a unique opportunity for brands of all sizes to build community, increase brand awareness, generate leads and even increase sales of products or services. How to build and grow your community using a Facebook Group.

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

Pam Moore

Mark is changing the goal for his product team from “finding meaningful content to having meaningful social interactions.” Yes, Facebook is continuing to favor content that is engaging and focused on building community, conversation etc.

5 Ways to Grow Your Instagram Following and Build Community

Convince & Convert

What’s the secret to building a thriving community on Instagram? They don’t realize the work that goes into building a following of more than 50,000 people and engagement on every post. And then there’s the approach built on helping others build and nurture relationships.

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.

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. Love cereal? You’re not alone.

Become a Fearless Online Community Leader

The Realtime Report

Become a Fearless Online Community Leader. What’s the difference between productive online conversations and angry online snipping matches? Online communities are powerhouses of collaboration that demand fearless leaders to succeed. By Bruce Fikowski.

10 Social Media & Digital Marketing Inspiration Metrics You Can’t Ignore in 2019

Pam Moore

When is the last time you did a reality check on how the people in your community are doing? I've had several in tears they are so overwhelmed with thankfulness for the content I have been pumping into the mainstream digital and social media community for over 10 years.

Your Logo is Not Your Brand – Why You Need a Brand Architecture and Strategy

Pam Moore

To survive in business today marketers must know how to build a brand architecture and strategy. It helps people know what to expect from your brand as well as the products and services you provide. It's community. Need help launching a new product or service launch?

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Digital Marketing 2019: 5 Mindset Shifts Marketers Must Make

Pam Moore

Need help honing in your branding strategy, architecture, message platform, online presence, or launching a new product or service? Our agency, Marketing Nutz can help you build, launch and optimize your digital and social brand presence to achieve your goals.

Marketing, community, support or all of the above?

Dave Fleet

Communities in particular were by their nature filled with people who already have an affinity or interest in your product, right? At the same time, the community-building interactions that drove many of us to this space have dwindled with a lot of companies. Tweet.

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.

How Human is Your Brand? Here are 13 Characteristics of Human Brands

Pam Moore

They don’t think like a cash register or corporate building. They know who they are and what they offer their customers, partners, online community and friends. Need help honing in your Facebook marketing strategy or launching a new product or service?

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

Pam Moore

Our agency, Marketing Nutz builds and executes influencer marketing programs and social media strategies for brands of all sizes, from startups to Fortune 10 brands that implement the technology at events as large as the Super Bowl. Need help launching a new product or service launch?

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

Pam Moore

Need help honing in your branding strategy, architecture, message platform, online presence, or launching a new product or service? Our agency, Marketing Nutz can help you build, launch and optimize your digital and social brand presence to achieve your goals.

How to Be the Architect of a Passionate Community

Convince & Convert

Recently, I was lucky enough to give a talk at Syracuse University during their #140cuse conference on building cause-passionate armies. Since that talk though, I’ve started thinking about rooting that back to general community/social media management. From there, I’ve realized that we continuously read articles with tips for community management, rather than community building. When building your online presence, you are creating a new story.

Your Brand is NOT Your Logo – 5 Reasons You Need a Brand Strategy and Architecture

Pam Moore

Smart and savvy marketers also understand the importance of building a brand architecture and strategy inclusive of the brand identity with supporting visuals, language and more. Community. It's community. Every brand touch is influencing perception and building your reputation.

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Learn How to Grow Your Business with Micro-Influencer Marketing in this Free Mini-Course

Pam Moore

Partnering with influencers to create content and campaigns can be a faster way to increase brand awareness, earn trust and build authority in your market niche and industry! There is also a special limited time deal on our Social Profit Factor Training System + Member Community.

Facebook for Small Business: How to Reduce Overwhelm and Increase Results

Pam Moore

Facebook enables businesses to build a brand presence that is intertwined with the rest of their online platform such as websites, blogs, video channels, and other social networks such as Instagram and more. Facebook can be a game changer for small business and even corporate brands.

“Growth Hacking” – Ignore the Hype

Waxing UnLyrical

There is a dangerous idea being shared in marketing, community management, and start-up circles in San Francisco – “Growth Hacking.”. Believing that “growth hacking” is the way to build your user base, community, or marketing program is a very dangerous idea.

Five Signs the Future Belongs to User-Generated Content

Waxing UnLyrical

Then I started my own business, wrote about what was going on with it in my first six weeks , helped a B2C pet product get off the ground and dove headfirst into the world of entrepreneurship. It’s a landslide: Community creates results. The Harlem Shake depended on community.

Brand Strategy in a Nutshell – 5 Reasons to Invest in Branding Your Business

Pam Moore

It's your promise to your customers, partners, employees, audience and community. Your brand will help you tell your story and helps you build trust as it informs people what to expect. Need help launching a new product or service launch?

23 Tips to Build a Brand that is a Sweet Orange in a World of Bitter Apples

Pam Moore

How do you build a brand that is a sweet orange in an online social world of bitter apples? There is a way you can build a compelling brand without a million dollar budget. Below are a 23 tips to help you build a brand that will be remembered, sung, tweeted, and virally shared.

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5 Strategies to Build a Network of Bloggers and Journalists

Waxing UnLyrical

Below are tips on how to build a network (and then maintain it!) Look for online communities of bloggers and contribute to their conversations to begin building contacts in your focus area. While you can reference your product don’t make the entire article self-promotional.

Four Ways Content Writers Can Change the World

Waxing UnLyrical

Cohen and his fast-growing team of content writers produce visionary content strategies and prolific content production for a growing portfolio of wonderful businesses from Bengalore to the California Bay. I have long been a proponent of the power of language.

Teamwork Is a Contact Sport

Waxing UnLyrical

I know it sounds counter-productive, and that particular style probably wouldn’t work for everyone. Business Building Career Development Public Relations building relationships community building Networking teamwork

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Open Community Case Study – GoPlow

SocialFish

Community: GoPlow. GoPlow is the Snow & Ice Management Association ‘s (SIMA) online community. Concepts: Build your strategy around the sweet spots. Brian believed they couldn’t do that until they had a open community website generating solid content.

Lessons in Listening and Customer Outreach From Chobani

Waxing UnLyrical

Great product. And while their pricing seems around the top third when looking at the yogurt offerings in the store, enough people view it as reasonable to have product flying off the shelf. We sort of have a problem with giving away product. That’s relationship building.

Monday Roundup: Making Your Business a Valentine

Waxing UnLyrical

“Go steady” with your audiences via these creative ideas that illustrate how you can show some love to your community. What You Can Learn from the Star Wars Community. How to Build a Social Community: 4 Tips. How to Build Stronger Bonds With Your Community.

Launching a SMAC!Down: Sock Monkeys Against Cancer

Waxing UnLyrical

Sock Monkeys Against Cancer product line, which so far includes two SMAC! monkey product line (November 1-30). Mom and I want to build “SMAC! is more than just a product. Community Building Events Guest Posts Philanthropy jennifer windrum leslie lehrman lung cancer SMAC!

10 Content Marketing Holiday Survival Tips for Digital and Social Marketers

Pam Moore

We're jumping smack dab into the middle of the time of year where digital and content marketers must balance keeping their family and own soul fed while at the same time ensure they are giving their audience, community and customers the content they need and expect. The holiday season is here.

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Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning

Waxing UnLyrical

Tip: If they aren’t interested in a product you offer now but appreciate your outreach and content, they may turn into a great referrer in the future. Business Client Relations Community Building Events Guest Posts Behind the Story cision Networking Post-Event Planning

Memejacking: How to Get Started Marketing with Memes

Waxing UnLyrical

They have a history of using memes not only correctly but thoughtfully, showcasing their humane animal trapping products in action or just appealing to their community of animal lovers. Community Building Guest Posts Marketing Social Media marketing with memes meme memejacking

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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.