Remove Communities Remove Feed Remove Forums Remove Twitter

Twitter for Business: Is It Time?

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter is in trouble. The company recently missed earnings estimates for the second time in four quarters, and had to strike a deal with activist investor firm Elliott Management which had “been trying to push (Jack) Dorsey out as part of an overhaul to Twitter’s business.”

Community design showcase: NTEN keeps it simple

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on Online Community Results. SocialFish and OCR partner on many online community strategy and implementation projects – contact us if you need help with yours. Let’s look at a few key parts of the community.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

Why We Still Love Twitter

Likeable

Ah, Twitter. Arguably the most polarizing social platform, Twitter has had its share of ups and downs in recent years, but for better or worse has become a main forum for public discourse. From a marketing perspective, there are certainly reasons to be skeptical of Twitter.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Follow him on Twitter. Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. While the Community Roundtable do a great job of defining the role of the Community Manager, many people still wonder about this newly developed role.

Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community / Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community On A Budget | Subcribe via RSS Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community On A Budget July 22nd, 2009 Posted in Community Tweet Share Having a thriving community where your users or customers frequently visit, interact, provide feedback and evangelize your products/services is an extremely valuable scenario.

Activation, Comfort, and Other Secrets of Online Community Management

Convince & Convert

It is Jay Baer joined today by a very special guest, my friend who is the Director of Community and all things fabulous at BlogWorld and also the author of Online Community Management For Dummies , Ms. They weren’t sure people would want to buy a book about community management.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter users are twice as likely to purchase from companies they follow than are Facebook users. How can Twitter to used to support SEO efforts?

How to Cut Costs with Your Own Support Community

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While most brands look to make a name for themselves on Facebook and Twitter, other businesses take a more introspective approach. But good communities are more than support channels. An effective support community relies on members to generate much of the support.

Cost 160

10 Twitter Tips to Make Friends

Ari Herzog

Gaining followers on Twitter can be a long and laborious process, so here are some tips and tricks I’ve found that can help you make friends quickly: 1. List yourself in Twitter directories. This is a hidden gem amongst the abundance of Twitter tools out there. Features Twitter

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. does for Twitter and carries it across LinkedIn and Facebook”).

Review 284

12 Twitter Tips For Lawyers

Myrland Marketing

12 TWITTER TIPS. Well, it’s no secret I’m talking about Twitter because I’ve made that obvious in the title of today’s post. There are 645,750,000 active Twitter users, sending an average of 58 million Tweets a day. SHOULD LAWYERS USE TWITTER? .

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

The following are links to the contact information for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Reddit. Request for Community-Created Page Review. Report an Issue with Home Page or News Feed. How to Contact Twitter Support.

Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I, too, find that Twitter has been incredibly powerful for me to connect with real life colleagues, readers of Techipedia, family, and everyone in between. I’m also something of a Twitter purist. Enter a second Twitter account. On Twitter, not so much.

How to Build Community for Niche Site Success

ProBlogger

But then again, I never expected the little website I created to keep friends and family informed about Jerry’s progress to become the largest online community for canine amputees and their people either. Forums create discussion. The network creates community.

Sites 52

Apple Gets More Serious About Using Twitter, but Why it Doesn't Matter

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you take a look at any one of their four accounts , you’ll notice one thing: they’re not using Twitter to converse but to broadcast. Apple’s approach toward using Twitter is likely motivated by a desire to connect with their customers.

Apple 177

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list.

25 most followed brands on Twitter in 2019

Unmetric

While Barack Obama, Katy Perry, and Justin Beiber run the show as the most-followed people on Twitter, we wanted to know which brands were most followed. Luckily, we have a Twitter analytics tool that tracks, among other things, which brands have the most followers. likes on Twitter.

Brands 121

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. online communities.

Groups 111

Dr. Ralf Klamma's Blog: beamtenherrschaft

The Marketing Blog

13 am Dr. Ralf Klamma’s Blog: beamtenherrschaft Jump to Comments Although I know Dr. Ralf Klamma through an Indian knowledge-exchange forum, it was only now that I got in touch with him directly through email exchange. He has been maintaining an interesting research blog about information systems, technology enhanced learning, social software, communities of practice, web 2.0 Currently I have rss feeds from his blog and his del.icio.us

Influencers- Friend or Stranger?

Laurel Papworth

Of course, there’s a whole other blog post on how “stranger&# influencers become our friends – especially as we follow them on Facebook and Twitter and “get to know them&#. The new Digg looks, therefore, like a mix of Facebook, Twitter, and RSS.

Twitter Cards: Everything you need to know

Sprout Social

There are more than 330 million monthly active users on Twitter. If that number isn’t significant enough to make your marketing team’s mouths water – how about the fact that 51% of Twitter users earn more than $50,000 per year ? Twitter is great at driving more qualified traffic to your blog, product page or website. Twitter Cards give you the power to convey plenty of useful and engaging information to your followers, without breaking the character limit.

17 Twitter Accounts That Will Make You a Better Writer

Hootsuite

Okay, but why Twitter?”. Think of Twitter as a digital version of the Paris café scene of the roaring 20s. Bonus: Download the free strategy guide that reveals how Hootsuite grew our Twitter following to over 8 million users and learn how you can put the tactics to work for your business. 17 Twitter accounts that will make you a better writer. Meanwhile, see what he has to say on his Twitter account (including, when he’s railing on Trump). “A better writer?”.

Social Pros 22 – Evan Hamilton, UserVoice

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. In the same way that you can target your ads on Facebook and your ads on Twitter, but LinkedIn has mapped this all the way through to the status update, which is fascinating. So, Evan is the Head of Community at UserVoice.com.

Improving Family Life, One Blog Post at a Time

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. They’ve tried to create a safe space within their community , though, and a lot of parents have embraced it. Mike loves the accessibility: he can communicate to anyone on Twitter, and they are willing to communicate back.

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.

Social Media in the Industry: Customization is the Key to Success

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Over the past couple years, one of the most common questions from business owners has been, “Do I need to be on Facebook and/or Twitter?&# to increase visibility in the online community. In this case, Facebook can be a great way to reach out to your local community.

How to own the social media game in 4 simple steps!

Postcron

There are so many different social platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest, Snapchat, TikTok… That you might ask yourself: Which ones should I start off with ? Posting 1 or 2 times a day on your Instagram feed and up to 4 times on your Stories.

Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani

Kikolani

Benefits of Blogging This five part series covers the benefits of blogging, including having a worldwide audience, building a community, strengthening your interests, learning Internet marketing skills, and becoming an authority in your niche. Twitter.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online. Currency has no inherent value itself – only what we, the community, say it’s worth.

5 Ways You Can Use Facebook Groups to Benefit Your Blog

ProBlogger

That’s where the conversation and community is happening and it’s something you can easily create for your blog. Here’s how you can move to where the conversation is and develop community for your blog in 5 different ways with Facebook groups. Before Facebook, many bloggers used private forums on their blog, or used comments following the course content for any conversation with participants. Create a Support/Community Group for your Readers. Build Community

How Social Media Can Make You Healthier

SocialFish

Since the Internet first went public, people have been using message groups, bulletin boards and forums to form communities dedicated to losing weight and leading a healthier lifestyle. Twitter.

Association Social Media: American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

SocialFish

We’re on Facebook , Twitter , Google+ , YouTube , LinkedIn , and Instagram. We have seven Twitter feeds at the AVMA, but @ AVMAvets is our main feed and the other feeds are dedicated to specific topics (pet food and product recalls, job classifieds, disaster response, etc.).

Feature Friday: How to Increase Web Traffic

Ari Herzog

Use related forums. Forums are places that many people visit everyday to find solutions, enrich their knowledge and find out what other people in their niche are doing. Many people gather at forums like Blog Engage and Blogger Forum to discuss and help each other out.

How Tampon Company Kotex is Real Online

Ari Herzog

Over on Twitter, the company is known as @Kotex and their page is ripe with similar questions as Facebook. What’s wonderful about Kotex online is their campaigns are not limited to YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter — but they’re also on Tumblr, Pinterest, and Google+.

11 Big Social Media Mistakes

Absolute PA

Today is my Twitter birthday – I posted my first tweet 2 years ago. Twitter is what started me off on my journey as a social media savvy VA. Obsess about how many Facebook Likes or Twitter followers you have. Auto-following and auto-direct messaging on Twitter.

Ultimate Guide to User-Generated Content

Later

Building a loyal fan base and community around your brand. There’s no point in sharing UGC for UGC’s sake — you need to be both strategic and considerate with it in your feed. . UGC Best Practices #5: Encourage UGC That Builds Community. on their feeds! .

UGC 88

7 Essential Building Blocks to Manage a Corporate Reputation Online

Oktopost

This is done by crowding out the negative content with positive content that will show up in the same searches, hashtags, and news feeds as the negative stuff. It’s about building credibility and positive regard before you have a viral Twitter mess to clean up.

Keeping Gov 2.0 Fresh

Social Media Strategery

leaders on Twitter, are my primary sources of all things Gov 2.0. Heroes series to videos, books, and a whole host of RSS feeds, Luke has created a platform that offers value to anyone involved in Gov 2.0, community from 3,000 miles away? They’re different communities.

7 Ways to Generate Leads from Social Media

Kikolani

Have you ever scrolled through your Facebook feed and come across a family member’s post about which superhero they are? Videos allow members of social media websites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to share memories, events, or a good laugh here and there. Forums. (Source).

The Social Listening Playbook for Super Eager Marketers

agora pulse

Doing it manually on social platforms like Facebook and Twitter is very time consuming and can be challenging with standard search features, but might be necessary in some cases like monitoring specialized forums and niche Facebook Groups where a particular conversation is emerging. .

Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

Create your own niche online social network with ready to use blogs, RSS feeds, forums and more. Do you have a community on the ground to support an online community? Or would you be better served to set up a community inside another social network? Twitter. News & RSS Feeds. Capture other people’s content using their RSS Feeds and aggregate (display) them on your website. How will you choose your feeds? Do you have a feed?

Increase Traffic and Authority by Listing Your Blog

Kikolani

Scribnia is an excellent blogging community that lets you connect with and review other blog writers. Alltop imports the feeds of popular blogs on a range of subjects (like blogging ) for the site’s visitors and those following Alltop’s category Twitters. There are a number of great networks specifically built for bloggers for the purpose of bookmarking, forums, groups, and networks. Forum Signatures.

List 115

B2B Employee Advocacy Best Practices

Oktopost

And your own corporate accounts on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram may not be able to do all the heavy lifting alone. For them, it’s a way to become thought leaders within their professional communities by sharing insightful and educational content provided by their company.

B2B 99