Remove Communities Remove Company Remove Engineering Remove Mobile

Mobile Positioning: A Business Must

Webbiquity SMM

Mobile access to the web has surpassed browser usage. Consider these 2012 statistics: • Twitter estimates 55% of users access the site through a mobile device. • Click-through rates on search result ads are higher on mobile, according to a Marin Software study.

Mobile 205

Building a New Kind of Cruise Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Regular WUL readers know that Shonali (a friend and former colleague at Socialmedia.biz ) showcases guest posts about how to build, engage and sustain an online community, among other things. so that others might gain insights for their own community efforts. Our team’s goal is to help bring social, mobile and digital to the cruise world – a huge, sprawling, largely analog $38 billion market. Building a New Kind of Cruise Community. Guest Post by J.D. Lasica.

How to Name Your Private Online Community

SocialFish

The name of your association’s private online community may not seem that important in the grand scheme of your community strategy, but it can send a subtle but strong signal about your community and can really affect your community’s engagement.

The New Competition: For-Profit Communities with Deep Pockets

SocialFish

After going down that rabbit hole, I saw this headline from the Washington Post : “Large companies need to disrupt themselves or be disrupted.”. I pulled up an old file with random notes about online communities and started researching. Meet the cast of new community players.

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.

themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile

The Marketing Blog

16 am themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile Jump to Comments There was a time when mobile version of a website used to be a rarity. The trend appears to have changed now and today’s development-teams have to consider the compatibility of their website/blog with mobile phones. The process of creating a mobile version of your site/blog is pretty easy and takes less than 2 minutes – thanks to a company called MoFuse.

Mobile 100

5 Social Media Tips for Social Good Companies That Will Get Your Message Heard (In Less Than 10 Minutes Per Day)

SocialFish

Here are 5 quick tips that you can easily implement today to get your company dominating on social media (if you want even more tips, check out our book with over 80+ pages of social media advice for social good companies )…. “I don’t have time for social media.”. “I

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations.

Building the Bambu Mobile App in React Native

Sprout Social

Early solutions tried to bring web resources to mobile, but never had the experience users expected. This often led to a lack of a strong community, and much like before, these solutions lost momentum. Then in 2015, Facebook released a variant of its popular React library on mobile called React Native. On top of all this, React Native is open source, allowing for it to grow and maintain a strong community of developers. Sprout Engineering

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

Rapidly growing companies? Facebook, Twitter and Google+ are the most popular social networks with search engine marketers. Furthermore–75% of social media users “object to major companies and platforms using their personal information for commercial purposes.”

Why CMOs Should Stop Being Addicted to Pay-per-Click Ads

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Back in 2001, when Google AdWords was just launched, I remember the day that my first pay-per-click (PPC) campaign yielded the first batch of leads for the company I was working for. Now there is a great deal more available in terms of competitive products from other search engines like Bing.

5 Easy Ways to Organically Increase Your App Downloads and Lift Rankings

SocMed Sean

Robert is a content and marketing specialist at one of the leading essay writing companies. Thanks to Robert for sharing his insights on the topic of mobile apps and how to drive their adoption! This expectation holds true for mobile apps, as well.

4 Ways To Tap Into Local Markets

Harp Interactive

Whether you are a business with brick and mortar stores or a company without borders, you should be tapping into the growing number of local audiences seeking products and services in their own locality.

103 Compelling Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

How does social media use differ in B2B vs. B2C companies? How do marketers separate hype from reality in mobile? As many companies have learned the hard way, unanswered complaints on social networks can go viral, causing real damage to a company’s brand.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Mobile. 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.

Nine Winning Digital Marketing Strategies From The B2B World

Webbiquity SMM

Make it interesting: Mobile gaming. The mobile game app is the perfect example of an idea that is just as educational as it is entertaining. Share your expertise: Online communities and forums. Share your expertise through product communities and discussion forums.

B2B 251

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

As part of the business fabric, social media marketing is an ongoing activity with a beginning for every company but no real end (though specific social networks may go, e.g., Jaiku, Pownce, FriendFeed…).

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Mobile internet activity is different, however, with the dominant share of time (42%) spent on email, and just 11% on social media. Roundup of the Top Internet and Social Media Statistics by Awareness Community. 80% of Twitter use is on mobile devices.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

It takes a community to build a community. So much of building a community requires understanding people and engaging with them. Now you may wonder, “ How do we build a community? Senior Analyst at Forrester ( @TomGrantForr ) “You don’t build a community.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. If you are officially representing your company, you’d want to create an Official Page.

URL 285

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

companies now use social media for marketing (though the figure varies widely based on size of company)? Or that a third (or more, depending on which study you believe) of all clicks go to the top result on a search engine query? companies now use social media for marketing.

4 Marketing Lessons From the Creator Movement

Convince & Convert

With the proliferation of text and user preference toward visual and audio-based content, the highly connected user bases of the big social networks, and trust in peers vs. companies, I have no doubt as to why the creators movement is taking off. Key Takeaway: Don’t over-engineer something.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

User Friendly SEO : These are the tactics that search engine optimizers should use to optimize for search engines and user experience. Your strategies must employ content creation, community management, local/maps optimization, among others. Community Management.

25 of the Best Web Presence Optimization Guides of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

PR, social media, and the production of fresh, high-quality content are vital for maximizing search engine visibility. David Erickson shares a presentation from Performics detailing “the cumulative and powerful effect of combining search engine advertising and search engine optimization.”

Attack of the Consumer! The Many Ways Consumers Can Put You Out of Business Online

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I once worked for a company that had been kicked off eBay and Amazon for bad customer service (not my fault, honest!). In the old days before the Internet, angry consumers had little recourse if they were mistreated by a company. Marketing Search Engine Optimization Social Media

Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth

Note to bloggers: if you point out fallacies in the way companies do marketing, PR and so forth, you can have pretty intense debates. People can also be bullied online by groups of people such as class groups or collective members of an online community. What is a cyberbully?

Social Media & The Super Bowl

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read | Main | Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs » February 02, 2010 Social Media & The Super Bowl Companies love to entertain us with their 30 second spots during the Super Bowl.

REVAi: Old Story in A New Bottle?

The Marketing Blog

I am basically talking about the launch of new REVAi from the electric car company REVA. To its credit REVA is the first company in India to come up with this unique innovative concept of electric cars. It can be charged just like a mobile charger. I would rather wait for a good car company to come out with an alternate fuel vehicle. Home About In the Media Linkedin v/s Facebook – Professional up Against Social CNG Auto-Rickshaw November 6, 2007.3:37

Where The Consumers Are

Twist Image

" At bare minimum, a website, some search engine marketing and rudimentary email marketing can take a brand very far. "Today, Loftus sits at the helm of College District , an online college football merchandise company that fills 1,500-2,000 orders a week from across the nation. Loftus says that all profits are being reinvested into company growth." Since when was a business not about being a true value to the community that it serves? community.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. Noting that “Smart and savvy companies have positioned themselves as authoritative experts and trusted sources of information by creating their own content,&# Gordon Plutsky outlines a six-step process for consistently connecting with prospects through relevant, compelling content. A Cheat Sheet to Help You Conquer Social Media by Fast Company. Five Rules for Responsible Social Marketing by Fast Company.

Tools 199

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I asked several social media consultants, bloggers, marketers, search engine optimizers, and social media addicts about what they considered to be essential skills and characteristics of the most efficient and results-driven social media consultants.

Targeting Ottawa’s boomers

Sherrilynne Starkie

According to the Pew Internet & American Life Project , for the first time ever, more than 50% of older people are internet users and an even higher share have mobile phones. Nine out of ten zoomers use Google or other search engines and almost 70 per cent actually make purchases online.

Travel 321

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

Convince & Convert

When I discuss this concept with companies, however, too often I hear something in the realm of “we don’t know what to provide our customers that would be helpful.&# Because helpfulness hasn’t historically been looked at as a marketing objective (tons of great stuff about this umbrella concept in Scott Stratten’s forthcoming new book UnMarketing – buy it ), identifying areas where help could be provided isn’t in the DNA of most companies – yet.

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Digital Marketing In 2014

Twist Image

A lack of mobile. Screens are everywhere, they are connected and they are highly mobile. The consumer does not care that a mobile experience may be a costly investment. When brands talk about the true omni-channel, they fail to realize just how poorly they''re performing in a mobile world, where the vast majority of users are connecting through smartphones and tablets. A mobile site that simply is a lesser version of a website is not the right solution. mobile.

The Social Media Challenge

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Hi Folks, do you work as an Online Community Manager? Social Media Community Managers Management Monitoring Social Media can be overwhelming.

Social media marketing in India

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Tuesday, May 25, 2010 Social media marketing in India With the penetration of broadband in India, various Indian companies have started exploring ways of marketing their products online.

Linkedin Update: Linkedin Products & Services Page To Be Removed

yMarketingMatters

On April 14 Linkedin Products & Services Tab will be removed from LinkedIn Company Pages! In its place, Linkedin is recommending two alternatives to share information about your products and services: Company updates. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Showcase Pages.

Effectively Recruiting Top Performing Employees through Social Media

SocMed Sean

Today’s guest post comes from Eric Czerwonka , an entrepreneur and co-founder of Buddy Punch , a software company founded in 2013 that provides time tracking solutions for startups, companies with employees, as well as anyone with a remote team to manage.

Expect Big Changes At Facebook

Twist Image

Most companies change dramatically after their initial public offering. And while many are speculating as to the reasons by digging through the company's SEC filing , I think Facebook is going public because it needs to now compensate those who have built it to become the impressive empire that it truly is. The bigger question that is on everybody's mind is: will Facebook change once they are a public company? " While Facebook may not have been created to be a company.

Why Social Media Is So Important for Your Business in 2014

yMarketingMatters

Facebook averages 945 million monthly active mobile users. Read more on how important Google+ is for Your Business and how it has a major impact on search engine results for your biz. In the USA, there are now 101 million daily mobile users. Search engine optimization.

How to Grow Your Fitness Blog to 100,000 Monthly Visitors in Less than a Year

ProBlogger

On the other hand, it’s the companies that make millions per year by selling meal plans, diets, supplements and sometimes just hope to help those people achieve their goals. If you want to get traffic from search engines, you need to have content. Build a community around your blog.

Machine Learning Applications To Give Your Startup A Competitive Edge

The Realtime Report

Intended as a broader initiative to promote machine learning among startups, Google has organized Launchpad Studio , an accelerator engine that provides promising new companies with access to equity free support, mentors, community support and prototyping resources.

Social Media Network / Online Reputation Management

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Online media, including search engines, are managed to make positive information visible to the public and downplay any information which could negatively affect your business.