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Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Monday released a bundle of resources for business influencers , highlighted by its Business Influencer Guide. And the guide touches on getting started, building a presence, developing an audience, key features and tools, Instagram, content ideas and Facebook Media.

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Influencer Marketing: How to Co-Create Content with Top Industry Influencers

Pam Moore

One way you can gain immediate traction and competitive advantage is to work with influencers in your industry or niche to create partnered content with them. The same study also found that 86% of marketers use influencer marketing as part of their content strategy. Times are changing.

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The Three Word Shortcut to Great Influencer Relations

Waxing UnLyrical

Recently I’ve been getting a lot of pitches from companies wanting to “leverage” my “influence.” ” That’s not surprising, since “influencer marketing” is the buzzword du jour. There isn’t one.

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Influence Met Transparency with @Kred

Unspoken

The simplest way to describe Kred is Transparency , Relevancy & Community. Kred is measurable Influence with 2 metrics: Influence: Ability to drive action: reply, retweet (RT) & new. We all have influenceCommunity Influence.

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7 Pillars of Solid Influencer Marketing Programs

Waxing UnLyrical

As more and more brands jump on the influencer marketing bandwagon, how they structure influencer programs and communications is becoming increasingly important. What exactly is it you want influencers to do? blog posts, maybe even building to a blog community).

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Blogs Influence Consumer Spending More Than Social Networks

Pamorama

Blogging breeds community, where influence is born. Blogging Marketing Social Media Social Media Marketing Social Networking Consumer Spending Facebook Influencer Marketing Twitter

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Content Marketing: Without Community, It’s Only Half the Equation

Waxing UnLyrical

Then you started distributing said content through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest… maybe other platforms as well. In addition, dynamic comment systems like Livefyre (which is what we have here on WUL) can integrate shares/comments from Twitter & Facebook.

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Why Marketers Need to Rethink Influencer Targeting

Convince & Convert

It’s no longer simply about brand awareness, or even community building, though those elements remain foundationally important. Leading the push in this brave new world of quantifiable, and thus accountable, social media has been the renewed emphasis on influencer marketing.

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Getting Started With Influencer Marketing? Traackr’s Got You Covered

Waxing UnLyrical

If you’re planning on getting started with influencer marketing this year (and not a moment too late, we’re already into Q2), you’re not alone. And here at WUL, we are dedicating this entire month to influencer marketing.

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Influencer Marketing 101: Definitions, Benefits and Success Tips in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

There is no doubt influencer marketing is a powerful way to zoom your social media and business success online. According to TapInfluence, Influencer marketing content delivers 11X higher ROI than traditional forms of digital marketing. Definition of influencer marketing.

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Influence is Not a Number

Waxing UnLyrical

But if Klout is going to bill itself as “the standard for online influence,&# it’s got to do more than score people based on how frenetically active they are on Twitter and Facebook. Influence is not a number. Here I go again: Klout does not equal Clout.

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Manipulating Influence Scores Makes No Sense at All

Unspoken

Many suggest that you need to get as many people as possible to retweet your tweets, share and comment on your posts, like and comment on as many Facebook posts as possible, and to get more followers. I don’t know where people are getting the idea that a high Klout score or ‘level of influence’ alone will make them stand out in the crowd. One thing some people need to understand is that real influence cannot be bought or manipulated.

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Facebook Video and Facebook Live: The Future for Marketers

SocialTimes Facebook

Believe it or not, Facebook is the answer for marketers. Creating an effective Facebook strategy needs to be an essential focus, and with influencer marketing now becoming a staple, huge opportunities exist for brands that invest at the intersection of these two complementary approaches.

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How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As information flow is infinite, many find that it is of utmost importance to capture the attention of the select few who serve as influencers — these are the people who can actually stop their followers in their tracks to help spread your message. Participate in my site’s community.

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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!).

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Identifying, Understanding and Influencing Social Media Users [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Further, several cases (respectively based on both earned and paid media) were included in the report in order to demonstrate how successful management of a community contributes to the brand increasing its sales figures.

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Interview with Social Media Influencer: Tamara Littleton

Social Media Citizens

Tamara recently worked with UKCCIS to revise its guidelines on moderation of communities to help safeguard children. You can follow Tamara on Twitter , Linkedin or Facebook. G: How would you define a social media “influencer”? G: How do you measure the influence?

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Community management and content creation

Janet Fouts

Community Management Isn’t Content Creation. (go Now, I don’t 100% disagree with him that not all community managers are suited to create content. To tell great stories you have to stop having your community managers produce your content. Community managers?

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Influencer Marketing: Interview With Danica Kombol

Diva Marketing Blog

an extra special interview on a topic that is sizzlin' hot -- Influencer Marketing with Danica Kombol founder of Everywhere Agency. Seems you can't turn a corner in the digital world without bumping up against an influencer marketing post or campaign. And it really is a community.

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Can Facebook Communities Replace Company Websites?

Firebelly

Many brands now opt to put “Find us on Facebook” next to or even in place of their own web address as they hope to build a community around their brand. Of course, as long as the Facebook page is managed properly –. Blog community Facebook statistics websites

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Monday Roundup: Personality, PR, and Influence

Waxing UnLyrical

Why influencer marketing works, and the new direction its taking. How to Maximize the Symbiotic Relationship Between PR and Influencer. You just have a big audience,” says Sally Falkow in this Influence Pros Podcast with Heidi Sullivan and Todd Cameron.

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Instagram Influencer Best Practices from Under Armour

Simply Measured

Under Armour has established a strong presence across all major social networks, including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and Pinterest. Let see how Under Armour is using celebrity influencers on Instagram, and what other brands can learn from them.

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Community Manager: To Be Or Not To Be!

Mindjumpers

Tweet Community Managers are the voice of the brand, but their role varies across companies. There are no set list of rules or guidelines which can a make a successful community, but all successful communities have a common ingredient – a good Community Manager.

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Interview with Social Media Influencer: Gianfranco Cuzziol

Social Media Citizens

G: How would you define a social media “influencer”? GC: I define influence as being able to change other people’s behaviour or thoughts. Real influence also means that these actions are spread onwards to stimulate conversations in the wider community.

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Visual Analytics: Find Your Brand’s Visual Influencers

Talkwalker SM

Images and videos play an ever increasing role in the way people interact on social media, as attested by the rise of visual-oriented platforms such as Instagram, Pinterest and Snapchat, and the increasing visual focus of giants such as Twitter and Facebook.

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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. You may be a member of a neighborhood or personal Facebook Group. When to use a Facebook Group.

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Buy and Sell Influence on Empire Avenue

Ari Herzog

Influence. Empire Avenue now joins Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking spokes and sparks more people to visit my business website. If you are inspired to add a comment with your thoughts, please visit Buy and Sell Influence on Empire Avenue in your browser.

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Context and Community: the 2 Cs That Can Make Social Scoring Work

Waxing UnLyrical

Here’s a Listly list I’ve pulled together on several of the posts that have run on Waxing UnLyrical over the last few years on social scoring & social media influence: Social Scoring & Influence: Posts on Waxing UnLyrical. Where does real influence come from?

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4 Ways To Put a Little Love In Your PR

Waxing UnLyrical

Among other elements: they used Facebook Live (video) on their Facebook Page to give fans behind-the-scenes moments they wouldn’t get anywhere else. Just as he’s done in the past, Shel has set up a private Facebook group for the forthcoming book, Beyond Mobile.

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Monday Roundup: Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

If you’re not already leveraging the power of influencer marketing for your campaigns, you’re missing out. In the meantime, let’s see what they and several past #measurePR guests have had to say about influencer marketing in this week’s roundup.

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GaggleAMP: The ‘secret weapon of online influence’

Socialmedia.biz

GaggleAMP leverages the power of your supporters by tapping into the online reach of their personal social accounts on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook etc. ” Said Chris: “GaggleAMP is my secret weapon when it comes to my influence online.

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SocMetrics: A Better Standard for Influence

SocialFish

The concept of “influence&# is very hot among PR, social media and community management folks these days. Everyone wants to discover the secret formula for influence, and there are several tools that claim to accurately measure influence.

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Monday Roundup: Influence in Unusual Places

Waxing UnLyrical

Though “influence” is buzzing louder than a swarm of bees these days, there’s really nothing new about it. After all, marketing doesn’t own influence. After all, that’s real influence, don’t you think?

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Monday Roundup: Building Influencer Relationships

Waxing UnLyrical

And building influencer relationships is one of the best ways to spread the word about your business or campaign. Influencer Engagement: 15 Ways to Fail & 25 Ways to WIN [eBook]. How To Connect With Influencers: Q&A With Stacey Miller and Natalia Dykyj.

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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. So our small marketing team is now working to grow our user base and nurture our new community. Follow Cruiseable on Facebook and Twitter. Building a New Kind of Cruise Community. Guest Post by J.D. Lasica.

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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.

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Why Online Influencer Outreach is Overrated and How to Fix It

Convince & Convert

Trying to convince online influencers to tweet, blog, instagram, or pin nice things about your company is the post-modern version of celebrity endorsement, but with less impact. Reasons Why Online Influencer Outreach is Overrated. First , we tend to confuse audience with influence.

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Community Discussion: Traffic Growing Tips

ProBlogger

It can be argued that getting traffic is the number-one priority for just about every blogger – for reach, for influence, for authority, for sales… it’s what we all aim to grow. The post Community Discussion: Traffic Growing Tips appeared first on ProBlogger.

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12 Secret Facebook Features Every Marketer Should Use

Pamorama

Mastering hidden Facebook features will help you get ahead of your competition. Managing an active and successful Facebook page with a thriving community can be a daunting experience. To save something you see on Facebook: From your newsfeed: Click and select Save.

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How to Make the Most of Your Influencer Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Influencers have taken the marketing world by storm. As demand grows within the marketing industry, so does the need to get the most out of influencer strategy and to use these influential content creators in unique ways. Take Your Influencers Offline.

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