Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities I’d like to use this blog post to step out of our social-networking-for-business mentality and talk a little bit about using social networking for special causes. Please also use the “share&# button to let your networks know how they can help.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media Bootcamp: Facebook For Business | Main | The New Dork - Entrepreneur State of Mind » March 05, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. You have to focus on Universal Search, Real-Time Search, Social Media and the Mobile Web.

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5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly Work: J.C. Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Digital Ethnography » February 26, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. The world’s largest social network now own the patent for the news feed.

Google Spreadsheets Update: Blessing in Disguise for Marketers…

The Marketing Blog

While scanning through the feeds in my ‘RSS Feed Reader’ , I discovered an interesting update in Google Spreadsheets. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media India’s Buzziest Media Brand Condolence February 20, 2008.3:10

Dealing with Social Media Rejection | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Dealing with Social Media Rejection Written on October 31, 2009 by Justin Levy in relationships , social media 22 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Every social network has some type of “follow&# or “friend&# feature that allows you to build communities on those networks.

8 Ways Businesses Should Use Social Media

Kikolani

Many businesses hear about the advantages of social media in terms of marketing their products or services, but some forget to look at other major benefits of social media beyond finding leads or making a sale. Here are eight ways that businesses can use social media to learn more about themselves and their industry as well as get more involved with their clients and communities interested in what they have to offer. Social Mention.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Others want to debate which has the most active community. Do research on the pros, cons and how each compares, decide what you want for yourself and your community and then experiment for a while with each platform. Blog Social Media Platforms

The 9 Deadly Sins of Facebook Pages and Their Administrators

Justin Levy

As with any aspect of your marketing, if not done with thoughtfulness and some planning, just setting up your Facebook Page could become disastrous, frustrating and lead to abandoning something that could be a powerful way to build and connect with your community. There surely are many other “sins&# and many, if not all of them, apply to other social networks as well. Make it about your community and you’ll find that you will reap far more benefits.

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. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), also gathering intelligence via their rankings on top social sites and by stumbling upon new items in my feed reader.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Others want to debate which has the most active community. Do research on the pros, cons and how each compares, decide what you want for yourself and your community and then experiment for a while with each platform. Blog Social Media Platforms

How Social Media ROI is like Santa Claus

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How Social Media ROI is like Santa Claus I entered this contest where I had to post “sweet&# advice about social marketing. The advice that gets the most votes by 5pm ET on July 23rd wins an iPad and more importantly to me, some pretty nice recognition in the social media community.

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It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Others want to debate which has the most active community. Do research on the pros, cons and how each compares, decide what you want for yourself and your community and then experiment for a while with each platform. Blog Social Media Platforms

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Others want to debate which has the most active community. Do research on the pros, cons and how each compares, decide what you want for yourself and your community and then experiment for a while with each platform. Blog Social Media Platforms

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Others want to debate which has the most active community. Do research on the pros, cons and how each compares, decide what you want for yourself and your community and then experiment for a while with each platform. Blog Social Media Platforms

The 9 Deadly Sins of Facebook Pages and Their Administrators

Justin Levy

As with any aspect of your marketing, if not done with thoughtfulness and some planning, just setting up your Facebook Page could become disastrous, frustrating and lead to abandoning something that could be a powerful way to build and connect with your community. There surely are many other “sins” and many, if not all of them, apply to other social networks as well. Make it about your community and you’ll find that you will reap far more benefits.

The 9 Deadly Sins of Facebook Pages and Their Administrators

Justin Levy

As with any aspect of your marketing, if not done with thoughtfulness and some planning, just setting up your Facebook Page could become disastrous, frustrating and lead to abandoning something that could be a powerful way to build and connect with your community. There surely are many other “sins” and many, if not all of them, apply to other social networks as well. Make it about your community and you’ll find that you will reap far more benefits.

Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Facebook Marketing: Now Available! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. It gives you the ammunition you need to convince your boss, your board, your IT team, or your employees why they should be investing time and money on “just another social network.&#

How Businesses like Sylvan Learning Center and Computer Explorers.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How Businesses like Sylvan Learning Center and Computer Explorers Can Use Foursquare Depending on where you live you may be seeing more and more businesses advertising that they participate in Foursquare. Computer Explorers – provides technology education to children ages 3 and up at childcare centers, preschools, private and public schools and community centers.

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Are Blog Comments Dead? | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Are Blog Comments Dead? Written on July 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in blog , community , facebook , interactions , social media , twitter 23 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. RSS and email subscriptions, site traffic and social sharing may all be continuing to increase.

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Buzz Marketing for Technology

Social bookmarking. RSS feeds. Social Networking. Online Communities. We review several approaches for creating researcher bio pages- from personal websites to blogs to professional networking sites such as LinkedIn. An overview of Googles new service for setting up your own personal, customizable home page for pulling in your e-mail inbox and content from your favorite sites via RSS feeds. Social bookmarking for sharing research articles.

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Social Media Marketing in the Restaurant Business

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Social Media Marketing in the Restaurant Business Written on December 6, 2009 by Justin Levy in business strategy , caminito , marketing strategy , social media , social media strategy , word-of-mouth 78 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed.

Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Despite the fact that Facebook has the most customizable privacy settings of all social networks (though we could argue with their effectiveness in a whole other post), people don’t like maintaining a “business&# identity on the same profile as their “personal&# (fun?)

Cool Apps & Tools

The Marketing Blog

an online mapping service GreatNews RSS Reader – With the evolution of RSS and Atom plenty of feed readers have been developed. There has always been a big debate over which feed reading method is the best? For desktop users GreatNews is an intelligent option as it offers its users multiple views to read feeds. Bloglines users can sync their feeds with GreatNews and you can always export your feeds as an OPML file Pretty smart utility to have.

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Revisiting the Web 2.0 Dictionary - Part I

The Marketing Blog

So ‘RSS’ essentially acts as pipeline and it pushes web-content to us in the RSS feed readers. It is because Tom wants the photo-lovers community to take a look at his collection. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Tags: david meerman scott , flickr , flickr.com , folksonomy , rss , rss reader , tags , thomas vander wal , understanding web2.0 , Web 2.0 , web2.0

Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India

The Marketing Blog

37 am Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India Jump to Comments What XML feed of some of the best Social-media, Marketing and Branding blogs in India Why Thoughts inspired by Age of Conversation’s Douglas Karr. Who All blog-readers who enjoy following trends/thoughts/insights/analysis on social-media , marketing and branding trends in India. How Simply use the import feature in your feed reader to import from these blogs.

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Five Benefits to Using Twitter Â? Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Marketing , Social Media > The Many Uses of Twitter The Many Uses of Twitter by Tamar Weinberg on June 15, 2007 Share As I promised in my earlier thread , besides answering the typical question, “What are you doing?&# , Twitter has many additional uses. Twitter as a feed reader (for more important feeds).

Micro Persuasion: Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader. I have been using various RSS readers for nearly five years now - Ive tried them all. However, none matches the power of Google Reader. Some of these may work with RSS readers from Newsgator, Bloglines and others but they are written with Google in mind.). The Core Philosophy: Google Reader is a database and a feed reader. Continually add tons of feeds in organized, methodical way.

5 Things True Social Media Experts Do Online

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > 5 Things True Social Media Experts Do Online 5 Things True Social Media Experts Do Online by Tamar Weinberg on February 2, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Glen Allsopp , a 20-year-old genius who has been in this industry for as long as I remember — and you can tell he’s got a knack for brilliance.

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Covering social media business strategy and personal power. LinkedIn is a professional network built around one’s employment capabilities. Though one should write with robots in mind, this is still a human network, so write as if you want someone to actually read your profile. Here’s the first paragraph of my summary: I show businesses how to use social media technologies for external community building and outreach, and for internal collaboration.

45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017

Razor Social

You can connect up to 9 social networks and other online services (called ‘apps’) to your account. Brand24 is a social media monitoring tool that allows you to track mentions about your brand, or your competition, across social media channels, blogs, forums, photo sites, etc. The tool then sends you alerts to your email or RSS feed reader each time it finds relevant mentions. Feedly. Social Warfare. Social Media. Social Media Tools

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The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

OK as far as it goes, but so NOT getting to the real opportunities.Blogs are a conversation between the blogger and him/herself (a form of reflection) and between the blogger and his/her readers. If you see social media as primarily a more simple and efficient way for the usual experts to be able to share their opinions and content, then youre missing the point of the revolution. software that links to networking site (e.g. The Social Media Game--Remixed and Some Comments.

The Power of a Note

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking The Power of a Note Written on August 8, 2009 by Justin Levy in communications , customer service , interaction , loyalty , presidentobama , social media , video , zappos 35 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Fritz has even launched an online community called “Tell Fritz&#.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Covering social media business strategy and personal power. 100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media. Use Google Reader to store your ego searches. Track things like audience/community sentiment (positive/negative) if you want to map effort to results. A really nice layout doesn’t have to cost a lot, but shows you’re more than a social media dabbler. Passports are accounts on other social networks and social media platforms.

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How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > How FriendFeed Can Teach You About Your Friends How FriendFeed Can Teach You About Your Friends by Tamar Weinberg on April 10, 2008 Share FriendFeed has been out for just a few months and has already established itself as a solid startup with an indefinite amount of potential. Or you could be busy at work and avoiding social media altogether.

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PLEASE DON'T TAPE MY MOUTH SHUT

Myrland Marketing

Home About Services Social Media Speaking-Training LMA Contact Subscribe Myrland Marketing Minutes Strategic Social Media: Making Social Media Make Sense PLEASE DON’T TAPE MY MOUTH SHUT by Nancy Myrland on September 21, 2010 Lately I’ve run into a few blogs and Facebook Pages that don’t allow visitors to comment. To begin with, we’re talking about Social Media , with a heavy emphasis on Social, right?

28 Resources from My Internet Marketing Toolbox

Viper Chill

If you find that your readers go to the top right hand side of the page, you can put an ad there or something else that you want to get viewed. You can see how many people are subscribing to your RSS feed and from which sources, and if you use the new Google Analytics integration, you can see how many clicks each individual post is getting from feed readers. Around two years ago I had over 350 feeds in there as I was a total information junkie. Home What the F

ViperChill Monthly Report 7 (Ranking for “Viral Marketing”)

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » ViperChill Monthly Report 7 (Ranking for “Viral Marketing&# ) ViperChill Monthly Report 7 (Ranking for “Viral Marketing&# ) Written by Glen, this post has 52 Comments As we enter the month of May which will see me turn 21 and lose what I consider my USP, it’s time for another monthly report which shows the ViperChill stats for April. If you’re reading this in a feed reader or inbox, thanks for subscribing!

Jumping Over a Mountain | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Covering social media business strategy and personal power. I believe we’re going to shift back to thinking customer service and community management are the core and not the fringe. If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the feed to receive future articles delivered to your feed reader. “…shift back to thinking customer service and community management are the core and not the fringe.&#. community.

Top 1000 Favorite Blogging Links of 2008

Koka Sexton

I have been using StumbleUpon as my social bookmarking tool this year and I wanted to share with you all of my favorite links from the past year broken into categories. AncientWarfareAtlasIndex The online image editor pixlr Social Networking/Marketing from a Rookie’s Point of View. Twitter Gets Help from Bezos 5 Tips To Recharge Your Body And Mind Overnight | Rock Your Day The Knowledge Network for Thought Leaders on Business Strategy, Innovation and Futures.

Top 1000 Favorite Blogging Links of 2008 - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

I have been using StumbleUpon as my social bookmarking tool this year and I wanted to share with you all of my favorite links from the past year broken into categories. AncientWarfareAtlasIndex The online image editor pixlr Social Networking/Marketing from a Rookie’s Point of View. Twitter Gets Help from Bezos 5 Tips To Recharge Your Body And Mind Overnight | Rock Your Day The Knowledge Network for Thought Leaders on Business Strategy, Innovation and Futures.