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Putting the “We” in Community

Waxing UnLyrical

In the social space, there’s a lot of talk about “community.” ” We hear it all the time and, rightly so; because community is just that important. Like Rome, however, a community can’t be built in a day. Putting “we” in community.

Membership as Living Community

SocialFish

Anna Caraveli’s monthly column for SocialFishing focuses on “the building blocks for constructing new membership and business models” for associations. I think this is why virtual communities resonated with me, in spite of my non-technical background.

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.

How to Actively Use Facebook Post Insights to Improve Your Community Management

Mindjumpers

Facebook Insights is a treasure box of information for community managers who want to see the effect of their brands’ wall posts, and optimize on future content. In this blog post I will look into the post level data that community managers can export to Excel sheets via Facebook Insights.

Is Technology Ruining Online Community

Convince & Convert

Online community and our lust for it is at its apex. Today, we spend considerable time and effort and emotional capital on how to construct the ultimate online community , festooned with custom tabs and iframes and videos and the sparkling Christmas ornaments of social media.

Living The Heretically Productive Life [Redux]

Waxing UnLyrical

A while back, I was asked by the estimable Thursday Bram to contribute to a blog post on Constructively Productive that would focus on “heretical’ productivity. That’s constructively productive.

Connecting 2 the World: Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill? I have been reading "Constructing Grounded Theory" by Kathy Charmaz for my dissertation. The idea came to me, as I was reading, that I could use the framework presented in the book to help develop analytical skills in my students and to help them to learn to construct knowledge from data by: learning how to collect relevant data. Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work.

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.

Vanns Community Manager Update: I Turned The Opportunity Down

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community , Social Media / Vanns Community Manager Update: I Turned The Opportunity Down | Subcribe via RSS Vanns Community Manager Update: I Turned The Opportunity Down September 14th, 2009 Posted in Community , Social Media Tweet Share Because so many of my family, friends, friends of friends, etc. Vanns already has a community site up and running.

Start Your Community With Role Models, Not Influencers

Social Media Strategery

In it, they highlight some of the ways in which Pinterest defied best practices when they first started – they didn't include any leaderboards, they didn't highlight the most popular pinners, they used an infinite scroll layout instead of pushing for more clicks and pageviews, and most interesting to me, their first community members weren't "influencers" with high Klout scores. They were role models who would care for the community as if it were their own. "In

What Kind of Online Community Do You Have Behind Your Firewall?

Social Media Strategery

Unfortunately, as many have already discovered and many more will continue to discover, successful communities are dependent on many variables, from the accessibility, speed, and reliability of the technology to your community managers.

Who Will Become the Tesla or AirBnB of the Home Category?

Social Media Strategery

What if a tool brand created a branded online community where customers were able to buy, sell and share their tools with a very targeted and engaged group of people? Miscellaneous airbnb brunner building supply construction Hardware HBS HBSDealer home sharing economy tesla uber

Four Ways to Combat Audience Negativity on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Trust me, we’ve all been there before on the community management team — audience negativity is an inevitable part of being in social media. Such insights are critical to best in class community management.

The 7 Types of Social Media Users and How to Engage Them

SocialFish

They post a ton of content on their social networks from trivia to humorous images, but still keep it industry tailored to their niche, construction. Content Strategy Implementation communications community community managers creativity social media social networking strategic thinking

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From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From shared databases to communities of practice: A taxonomy of collaboratories. From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories. The types are: Distributed Research Centers, Shared Instruments, Community Data Systems, Open Community Contribution Systems, Virtual Communities of Practice, Virtual Learning Communities, and Community Infrastructure Projects. Community Data Systems. Virtual Community of Practice.

Relevancy on Social Media: How Current Events Improve Support

SocialFish

Be Positive and Constructive. You want to write about current events in a positive, constructive light. Content Strategy From the Trenches associations community managers online marketing real time marketing social media social media voice

Top 5 Signs Your Business Should Not Be Using Social Media

Almost Savvy

A poorly constructed and executed social plan often leads to results more problematic than had the business done nothing at all. Using digital platforms successfully to build community, relationships, and trust is an iterative process. Beware the hidden dangers of social media.

24 of the Best Google+ Guides, Tips, Rants and Raves of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Lisa Peyton highlights three examples of successful Google+ brand pages such as the NASA page , where “The active space and science community on Google+ may support speculation that platform users are mostly tech-savvy early adopters.

Managing Negative Comments in Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

If you work as a social media manager or online community manager you see these all the time … negative comments. Is it constructive criticism, a straight problem, or an attack? Guest Posts Social Media community building engagement managing negative comments yvette pistorio

How Social Media can Fix the Troll and Bullying problem

Laurel Papworth

Bullying can be a contributing factor in suicide and damages whole communities not just the bullied. Because they reflect back the community values with a twist. Wow there are SOOO many examples of the community taking issue with a troll. Individual voices in a community count.

Finding Social Media Professionals

Bare Feet Studios

A warm welcome to the latest social media agencies and consultants on the Constructing Social Builders listing added over the past week, including: Social Media Consultants: A warm welcome to the latest social media agencies and consultants on the Constructing Social Builders listing added over the past week, including: Social Media Consultants: Liquid Wireless : An emerging media consulting company Digital Response Marketing Group : A consulting, blogger relations and consulting group.

How to Use Facebook Groups for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

As a business, you’re trying to build a community of people who share a similar passion for your brand or the products/services you provide. Community-driven Interactions. Giving the community a platform to converse allows them to freely ask and answer questions.

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Real Estate Trends Taking Hold in 2019

The Realtime Report

Apartment communities have taken a page right out of that business philosophy. Adding onto to convenient locations are communities enriched by lavish amenities and modern designs that enrich everyday life for their renters. Real Estate Trends Taking Hold in 2019.

Top 5 Signs Your Business Should Not Be Using Social Media

Almost Savvy

A poorly constructed and executed social plan often leads to results more problematic than had the business done nothing at all. Using digital platforms successfully to build community, relationships, and trust is an iterative process. Beware the hidden dangers of social media.

Top 5 Signs Your Business Should Not Be Using Social Media

Almost Savvy

A poorly constructed and executed social plan often leads to results more problematic than had the business done nothing at all. Using digital platforms successfully to build community, relationships, and trust is an iterative process. Beware the hidden dangers of social media.

Realignment #3: Value Propositions Are Not About You

SocialFish

Without an outside-in perspective, you cannot discern the true market value of your assets and, hence, construct meaningful value propositions, beyond recitations of programs and products. From the new book: The Demand Perspective: Leading From the Outside.

New Nonprofit Workforce Study from Work for Good

SocialFish

Anyone working in the nonprofit world knows the magnetic draw of doing good for others and their communities. Communicating clear expectations, constructive feedback, and genuine appreciation. Guest post from Work For Good. Clearly a topic near and dear to my heart.

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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.

Stop Believing These Common Social Media Myths

Sprout Social

For example, our agency does lot of community management work for the Shell Houston Open, a PGA TOUR event in Houston. Through our community management efforts and our paid media measurement and optimization, we grew our fan base by 23% in 2016 and increased ticket sales revenue by 25% YOY. They sell heavy construction equipment direct to local dealers. Community ManagementMarketing professionals can agree on one thing–we live in an industry that’s constantly changing.

Despite Missteps, Twitter Reports Strong 2Q Performance — What’s Next?

Webbiquity SMM

The brilliant Chris Schenk even came with this very creative idea, creating the hashtag #whereisleslieberland in the process: Hey @TomPick here is my new challenge to the #Twitter community to see if @leslieberland is even a real person.

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How to Prevent Trolls on Your Instagram Account

agora pulse

Replying to comments from your community is a fantastic way to increase engagement and grow your audience. Instagram has community guidelines that outline the type of behavior it tolerates.

Realignment #5: From Products to Solutions

SocialFish

My small community bank added a new feature which is immensely convenient to me: the ability to transfer funds to and from other banks! VIN (the Veterinary Information Network) is a virtual community of veterinarians did just this at its very onset.

Do Shopping Centers Have A Future?

Twist Image

Shopping malls used to be very linear in their construction and they were anchored by the big department stores. What we're currently seeing are more shopping malls that have a more circular construction to them. A gathering place for our community that transcends the former single-function of buying stuff.And this is just the beginning. They are places for us - as individuals - to be a community. community.

What Should I Do with Negative Reviews on My Facebook Page?

agora pulse

If the review is critical yet constructive, acknowledge the customer’s point of view and try to get to the bottom of the situation. Not all negative reviews you get will be constructive. Even the best businesses get negative reviews.

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PB125: How to Handle Critical and Attacking Comments from Blog Readers

ProBlogger

Agree to Disagree – If the comment is in a very closed manner, debate won’t work, be constructive but agree to disagree. Private responses – If they are intent on a non-constructive heated exchange, try to end it and offer a private conversation.

Times are hard. Associations make the world better.

SocialFish

It’s good to know that AOTA and its members are out there now, providing resources for drivers, families, and health professionals to keep older adults mobile and active in their communities. With as many as 40,000 people in their community impacted by hunger, their member farmers are making a difference. Maddie and I attended the ASAE Summit Awards Dinner a few days ago. It’s a beautiful event held annually in Washington, DC.

10 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Marketo Forms (FAQ)

Oktopost

Fetches an array of all Form objects previously constructed on the page.getPageFields(). This can get complicated depending on the types of forms you’re using, but the Marketo community has some coding suggestions for this circumstance. Marketo has been huge for marketing automation.

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4 Ways To Use Social Media to Promote a Good Cause

The Realtime Report

That way, you can create a more meaningful call to action for those living within your community. In practice, there’s not much difference in constructing a vibrant social media campaign for a business as opposed to a charitable organization.

How the Regina Police Service Uses Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

She was there because RPS is a great community partner. scams, recent crimes) and retweets about construction and driving conditions. In order to build a community you need more. By being open they minimize community ill-will and damage to their reputation.