API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 3 focusses on monetizing APIs and looking at revenue streams from widgets. API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Ep.003 from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. One popular widget was the Nintendo wii (see programmable web) mashup of available/in stock Wii’s and a Google map.

The Case for Building a Fiercely Loyal Community

SocialFish

She is a seasoned business coach, strategist, advisor and speaker who helps business owners set their companies apart from the pack. ———————— I know you may be thinking “Why do I need to read about the case for building a community?

The Case for Building a Fiercely Loyal Community

SocialFish

She is a seasoned business coach, strategist, advisor and speaker who helps business owners set their companies apart from the pack. Based in Birmingham, Alabama, Sarah advises her international clients on how to build a thriving, successful community, how to increase social media effectiveness, and how to develop a remarkable online and offline business presence. I know you may be thinking “Why do I need to read about the case for building a community?

The truth in online health communities

Harp Interactive

Like any company with marketing-savvy, they put in place an aggressive, integrated SEO and social media marketing plan in order to saturate the search engines with “their&# side of the story.

Facebook Removal of Fanpages. Community Pages.

Laurel Papworth

If you use a Fan Box widget off of our site to promote your Page, others will be able to copy and place the widget elsewhere. You may not place a Fan Box widget in an advertisement. Fanpage vs community vs brand vs groups. The new Fan page is Community page.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content?

Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I’ve done a number of workshops the past few months with clients designed to do two primary things: Land a common understanding across the teams involved around what social media, communities and influencer programs really are and more importantly why it matters to a business. The answer is NOT always social media/community - that would be another warning sign if it was. 4) None of the following are community platforms: Wikis, Blogs or Forums. make your own Wink Widget!

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10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

It happens in all industries, but lately I’ve seen retail companies keep their “Consumer Insight&# group focused on traditional insight like mall traffic patterns and planograms. Do your customers have a need for community, convenience, or collaboration?

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

If you wanna try it out for the first time, you can go for one of the free services, but if you are a company or a brand, you should go for the selfhosted Wordpress option. It does not have options, widgets and plugins, but it is stylish and you can add your own domain for free.

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Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

For a big company account, it’s difficult to actually engage all day long (and all week long, especially if you’re a 9-5 shop). You might also want to see that they are future upstanding members of the community.

iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth

And yes, FREE, I’m pretty sure I’ve reached 10,000 companies in Australia in the last few years and convinced them NOT to buy Radian6 etc until they’ve started with a free service! It can’t be a purely RSS play as we need gadgets/widgets for API only based services.

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Blogging Etiquette in the Face of a PR Pitch: What Miss Blogging.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As someone who does public relations for companies, I’m sure you carefully pick your bloggers for the pitch. My company, Leftos.com is going through a complete revamp and relaunch so it’s important that we let these bloggers know what we’re up to.

What We Learned By Following 4 Pet Brands on Instagram Stories for a Month

Likeable

Brands playing in the space are well received also, seeing as much as 295 percent more comments on their content when it featured an animal, no matter the company or industry putting out the content. The takeover of Instagram Stories is impossible to deny.

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7 Truths About Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Thanks to books like The New Community Rules , written by yours truly, Engage , Social Media 101 , and others, social media marketing is, for the time being, going to still be on people’s minds as they discover this bright and sunny marketing opportunity.

Twitter: @Anywhere announcement

Laurel Papworth

Keeping things open meant you could browse our site to read tweets from friends, celebrities, companies, media outlets, fictional characters, and more. For example click on Get Widget below. Still the widgets do this already don’t they?

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.

Using Social Media in a Brand Marketing Campaign

Josh S Peters

The goal is to associate the company with it’s services and offerings. People are often weary of materials coming directly from the company so if you have any 3rd party reviews you can link to and share that is ideal.

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.

Facebook: Reclaim Privacy Security and Safety

Laurel Papworth

But the crowd is smarter than the individual company so ReclaimPrivacy have tools for you. Enter ReclaimPrivacy.org – add a widget to your browser toolbar then click it. Social networks will take a lot of abuse from community hosts.

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. An ongoing service of account managers advising companies wanting to be Dell or Zappos would also be a nice sideline investment. companies sell direct to members.

Volkswagen: The fun theory

Laurel Papworth

This one meets all that criteria and more: Fun, educational, something that bonds people into a temporary community, with – as far as I can see – little in your face advertising from Volkswagen. 15,000 buys you a bunch of blogger drinks and flash embeddable widgets.

Facebook Strategies: Content Over Creative

Dave Fleet

The continued rise of Facebook community managers. This shines the light firmly on community managers as the key to Facebook success for brands. Success on Facebook depends on companies providing interesting, valuable content that engages people through their home base on Facebook.

Social Media Revenue: Huffington Post TechCrunch Valuations

Laurel Papworth

Currency itself has no inherent value except what we, the community/nation, put on it. The company has proven to be more than adept at balancing reporting the news with growing visitors and pageviews. API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast (11).

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.

Monetizing Facebook: Dollar Value of Facebook Fan

Laurel Papworth

They then assumed companies would pay at least $5 per CPM ( cost per 1000 impression s). API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast (12). Tags: Facebook Online Communities social media social networks Australia cpm Marketing Monetization revenue ROI value

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

We look at Freemium revenue in social networks and online communities including asking that: if freemium is the business model of giving it all (or most) of the services away for free , how can you then charge for it? API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast (11).

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? The advent of social media, web communities, and networking sites, has been useful to many companies. Hi Folks, do you work as an Online Community Manager?

Is social media marketing too labor intensive?

Direct Marketing Observations

More importantly what struck me was that as much as I had done, in the grand scheme of things, a lot was predicated on how much the company I was working with embraced what I was doing. Create a community for customers and fans. Create widgets.

Why Real Instagram Followers Matter and Where to Find Them

Postcron

That alone should tempt you to see how Instagram can work for your company. Here are some examples of how to frame your company’s Instagram goal: “My company is using Instagram to: Increase traffic on my website by 20%. Get 150 pre-orders for our new widget.”.

The Arrogance Of Being Right

Waxing UnLyrical

Two articles have recently drawn my attention to a problem I’ve seen in the myriad posts making the rounds in the business/marketing/PR communities. ” In her mind, it appears to mean succeeding at a Fortune 500 company. If I bust my butt at Widgets, Inc.

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Why Social Media Is So Important for Your Business in 2014

yMarketingMatters

Many companies have taken advantage of this by releasing their ads or marketing campaigns on YouTube first before they debut on TV. Best Plugins & Widgets (Free). Free advertising: satisfied customers talk about your company, this is the strongest word-of-mouth-marketing.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

That means if you are only monitoring your brand’s social media accounts, you’re missing most of the social conversation about your company, products, and services. Identify sudden changes in the discussion volume to protect your company image.

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MashedIn Social Media Friend Finder Application Launched

Bill Hartzer

MashedIn provides a widget that you can add to a web site or blog where your users can authenticate with either Facebook , Twitter , or LinkedIn to reveal common connections to the widget owner. MashedIn provides a key value to companies and business professionals.

6 Social Tools to Use Immediately After You Hit “Publish”

SocialFish

Share on Facebook, Google Plus and Linkedin making you tagged every person or company you mentioned in the article. Schedule a series of tweets tagging all people and companies you mentioned in the article. You have invested in that content. Your awesome team was involved.

An Early Look at Facebook Open Graph Protocol Integration on News.

Adam Sherk

The Huffington Post The Huffington Post has added a “Hot on Facebook” module to its home page and in a sidebar on posts: I like this and think it will do a good job of encouraging user clicks, similar to the Digg widget that has worked well on news sites.

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50 Ways Marketers use Social Media to Improve Their Marketing

Harp Interactive

Not every company needs a blog. YouTube worked for BlendTec, but it might not work for your company. Build community platforms around real communities of shared interest. Help companies participate in existing social networks, and build relationships on their turf.

5 Social Media Management Tools and Services You May Not Know About Yet (But Should)

Kikolani

They are broken into categories including blogging, bookmarking, business, community, design, entertainment, health, information, microblogging, music, news, photo, tech, travel, and video. If you follow my writing, you know that I love introducing people to new things.

7 Must-Try Social Media Tactics for 2018

Postcron

You can build a stronger sense of community in your group by hosting a Watch Party where group members can interact with one another in real time while the video plays. Are you getting the most out of your social media strategy?

How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire

Viper Chill

I knew about the company already, but I had no idea about the scale in which they were absolutely annihilating their competitors. A Company So Clearly Influenced With Google’s Direct Help. They are financially motivated to build a company, and then sell it at crazy multiples.

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What 777,367,063 Facebook Posts Tell Us About Successful Content in 2019 (New Research)

Buffer Social

Play the long game by focusing on building an engaged community. They’re also the company behind one of my personal favorites, The 2019 Ultimate Guide to Facebook Engagement , an annual report that analyzes everything you need to know about the tactical side of Facebook marketing.