The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Several also provide features like competitive benchmarking, follower demographics, key influencer identification, sentiment analysis, campaign impact, and reporting. Social listening to gauge consumer opinion on any topic from across the social web with sentiment analysis, customer feedback, trend spotting, brand analytics, competitive benchmarking, influencer identification, and reputation management across blogs, forums, reviews, and top social networks.

Tools 209

A Brief Introduction to The New Community Rules: Marketing on the.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The New Community Rules talks about the important role social media has begun playing in our lives. If you’re looking at buying a product or utilizing a service, chances are you’re looking for the sentiment about that product or service as well. Fortunately, we have social media communities to inspire us. Access to these social media communities is free. She provides consulting in internet marketing and manages Community Support & Advertising at Mashable.


Sign Up for our Newsletter

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

Trending Sources

38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

Manage all of your social media accounts from a single login on your iPhone? Cool iPhone Apps. A free iPhone app for discovering what events are happening in your area, who you know that’s going to each, browse ideas from nightclubs to museums to movies (along with ratings), connect with others who are attending the same events and share thoughts and photos. 5 Awesome Spreadsheet Apps for the iPhone by Search Engine Journal.

Tools 197

What the heck are social media consultants and what do they do all day?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Nor are they only those bearded hipsters who never look away from their iPhone. This could be customers, employees, surrounding communities, shareholders, policymakers and so on. To engage online communities, a consultant participates daily in online discussions, asks and answers questions, and distributes valuable news and information. Listening to stakeholder communities is an important piece too. Social media consultants are not masters of the dark arts.

What brands are missing by sleeping on TikTok

Sprout Social

Try less,” is the sentiment. The way communities converge is part of TikTok’s ability to spread influence farther and faster than any other social platform. The community is a self-sustaining ecosystem.

Meme 109

McLuhan, Socrates and Edith Wharton On Social Media


The second is that companies who understand social media and social networks can tap into an incredible wealth of consumer data and sentiment. This makes us valued members of an online community and others will want to be around us and will promote us to their friends. Then I got an iPhone, which, in my view, was “different,” until my daughter said, “dad, no electronic devices at the dinner table.”.

Report Ranks Reputation and Exposure of Brands Across News and Social Media

Bill Hartzer

Many of the answers have been released in a new report called The General Sentiment Media Value Report™. General Sentiment has published its 4th Quarter 2009 Media Value Report, a breakdown of the top performing brands across news and social media web sites for October through December 2009. General Sentiment uses patent-pending technology based on 5 years of research directed at Stony Brook University.

Words That Totally Make My Head Hurt | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Doesn’t that footer Sent from my iphone excuse all virtual grammatical sins?

SMS 140

10 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Killer Social Media Strategy

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Through social media, you can find out what online communities your existing customers belong to. And don’t forget that your customers can spread the word for you to these communities. The best thing about social media is that the conversations are natural occurring real time so the methods like survey lag far behind in providing the right information, bet we don’t need more to understand a consumer as we can measure sentiments now.

Why I Rarely Answer My Phone | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

It is simply another trending practice that all marketers would be wise to note: Interruption of any kind is increasingly irritating and unnecessary in today’s world of technology and community. In these busy times, I am ever more committed to using my time efficiently, as the various social web communities would otherwise tug at me literally 24/7.

45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017

Razor Social

Other useful features include sentiment monitoring and trending topics analytics, mobile app analytics, event tracking, and much more. Then you can track mentions through Brand24 apps for iPhone and Android, or through email alerts. Sentiment analysis is also available, so you can filter by positive, negative or neutral mentions. It gives you a detailed overview of your audience’s interests through a feature called Community Insights.

Tools 87

How to Get Free Instagram Likes (Because They Still Matter)


After covering the direct aftermath, I spent the next year returning to Tacloban over multiple trips to document the recovery and rebuilding process in the community. ?????? Meanwhile, if you’re a brand with a brick and mortar location, geotagging is especially helpful as you build up a sense of community with your regulars and… potential regulars. don’t give away cash, iPhones, or trips to Ibiza). I’m beyond grateful for our kind-hearted community. ????

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

After two-and-a-half years, iPhone app developers are getting fed up with Apple’s lengthy and often inconsistent approval process. After Google Voice and its third-party apps were turned down by Apple due to “it duplicating features that the iPhone comes with (Dialer, SMS, etc),&# Google built a completely browser-based app , avoiding the restrictions and not having to split the profits.

Apple 71

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

40 Key Elements to Getting Started in Social Media (Louis Gray): Mike Fruchter writes an awesome blog post on Louis Gray’s blog about how to get involved in social media, from branding to blogging to Twitter to community. How to Manage Successful Social Media Promotions (Mashable): How can you get feedback from social channels to offer exclusive deals to your followers on social media communities?

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

And if he doesn’t, he might say something about it on Twitter (and tools are allowing me to find out the sentiment so that I could get the feedback instantaneously). 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch! She provides consulting in internet marketing and manages Community Support & Advertising at Mashable. Tamar is also the author of The New Community Rules (July 2009).

How Glossier Built a Cult Following on Social Media


Glossier’s personality is like the millennial who uses their products – no ultra-expensive photoshoots with supermodels, but iPhone photos and boomerangs. Glossier tapped into Instagram’s community of beauty enthusiasts and converted them into the brand’s ambassadors. Glossier relies on their brand loyalists and the community of bloggers and vloggers most of whom also happens to have a small but dedicated following.

When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In my upcoming book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web ( Amazon link ), which is slated to be released in late Spring, I talk about the importance of brand evangelism as part of an effective community management strategy. Using the same individuals who were already respected in these communities to speak of how much they enjoyed their cruise experience and subsequently by following up with free rewards is not a deceptive practice.

Brands 122

In Memory of My Grandpa David, a Wonderful Man » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He was incredibly giving and made huge sacrifices for his community, his wife, his children, his grandchildren, and even his great-granddaughter who was born the week after he was admitted to the hospital for the last time. Despite these challenges and failing health, Grandpa still had time to rent out his coveted parking spot near his apartment by the LGA airport to a community member who did not want to look for street parking during the bitter winter.

Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson Respond to Digg Complaints

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The initial sentiment was highly negative , and most concluded that the algorithm will penalize users who care much about the community and use it regularly. Both Kevin and Jay say that we should give the community the benefit of the doubt. Kind Of) February 23, 2008 at 8:06 am The Digg Community is in Turmoil April 18, 2008 at 1:24 pm 12 Tips To Make The Front Page of the NEW??? Then the community “won.&# I think they know how valuable the community is.

Digg 100

Is Your Social Strategy Proactive or Reactive | Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Brand communities, contests, most social listening, and non-promotional tweeting fits into this category. Conversely, many blogs are too community-oriented, taking an overly insider approach, given that new research from my friends and clients Compendium Blogware shows that search drives 60%+ of total traffic on 80%+ of corporate blogs. link] staciesgifts My sentiments are with John on this matter. link] staciesgifts My sentiments are with John on this matter.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, #FBCLContest Update & Funny Tennis


Tools to find out what other blogs are saying about you – why you should be monitoring for SEO, sentiment, and reciprocity (great since WordPress doesn’t always notify you in a timely manner). Dear Facebook friends, you’re doing it wrong – great commentary on the use of personal profiles, fan pages, groups, and the new community pages. Top iPhone apps for website tracking and analytics – 5 apps that could come in quite handy for iPhone users.

Mashup 106

It's Time for Real-Time

Convince & Convert

Amber is Director of Community for Radian6 , co-proprietor of the influential Brass Tack Thinking blog (formerly Altitude Branding), a cool mom, a motivating force, and a hell of a flautist). DJ Waldow Director of Community, Blue Sky Factory @djwaldow [link] DJ Waldow As I wrote on Brass Tack Thinking, I have the chills. DJ Waldow Director of Community, Blue Sky Factory @djwaldow [link] DJ Waldow As I wrote on Brass Tack Thinking, I have the chills.

The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Yet the sentiment is true — writing, especially long form, is hard work, and the work doesn’t end when the words are completed.

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

These scenarios come to fruition in spontaneous communities, on social networks, and other self-service tools – all thanks to the availability of low cost technology and access to the world wide web. Because social media is so interactive, it can constantly shift and change; therefore, a savvy marketer needs to be extremely familiar with the community and know how each social media website audience is different from the next.

Beware of Social Media: It Does Create Change, Like It or Not

Bare Feet Studios

If your brand already has high favorable sentiment, you are ahead of the game. The Takeaway for Today The truly smart companies are the ones who – regardless of their current brand sentiment – are engaging with social media because someone, somewhere, inside knows that these customer (and public eavesdropper) conversations are truly creating a groundswell in every organization.

The Unfortunate Investment of Social Media (and its Consequences)

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s clear that anti-Digg sentiment is silenced, and is often suppressed. Google is undoubtedly huge and they could simply shrug their members off like Digg does to its much smaller userbase, but instead they engage the community and that’s why Google is such a positive brand. It’s their community of choice and that’s fine. 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch!

Digg 100

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Twitter success requires an understanding of the unique rhythms and cadences of the community, and a give first, get later mentality that is a bit counterintuitive at first. link] [link] Dr. Dani Babb RT @triveraguy: 7 reasons not to put all your eggs in the Twitter basket [link] [link] TurnHere 7 Reasons Not to Put All Your Eggs in the Twitter Basket by @jaybaer [link] [link] Emilyn Hmm… [link] Maybe when I get an iPhone or another similar smart phone I'll end up on FourSquare.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

You have to create content, be part of many communities, and proceed incrementally. If barber shops were still driving consumer sentiment, I’d be writing this post about barber shop marketing. Too often we see social media strategies that involve putting photos into Flickr, videos into YouTube or the creation of a Facebook application and then never revisiting the environment to engage with the communities around this content. going so our COMMUNITY INFLUENCERS ?can

No, You Can't Automate Social Media!

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

People are flocking to sites like Twitter and Facebook and other communities because they are online communities where they can learn from and hang out with their peers. Twitter is a community and you’re a member of the congregation. Cheers, Sheldon, community manager for Sysomos Reply Tamar Weinberg July 7, 2010 at 2:17 pm Cool, thanks Sheldon. Sentiment is really hard to analyze. Tamar is also the author of The New Community Rules (July 2009).

Make a Wish for Someone Else this Holiday Season (and the Power of.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

bird on a wire December 21, 2008 at 8:16 am Monday Goodies Roundup December 22, 2008 at 4:12 pm Tamar Weinberg’s Holiday Season Christmas Wish Granting December 22, 2008 at 11:32 pm Happy Holidays from Search Engine Journal December 23, 2008 at 12:07 pm { 1123 comments } Barry Schwartz December 15, 2008 at 10:46 am Interesting that Sears is into SMO… I just noticed they released an iPhone app at [link] Or maybe it wasn’t them who released it… I am not sure.

Yahoo 102

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s important to understand the communities you contribute to and to understand the rules of the sites that you target. FriendFeed is a service but it’s also a community. Conclusion Remember that social media communities are real relationships, real conversations, and as such, they should be treated like they are real. It’s about the collective, the community, and the common good. It’s about building community.

How to Create Animated GIFs that Stand Out

Socially Sorted

There’s a GIF for just about every sentiment, regardless of whether you are sharing existing files… or if can create your own. GIF Toaster is an iPhone app that allows you to turn images and video into gifs on your phone. DSCO leverages VSCO’s funky imaging technology and allows you to create short looping GIF images that can be shared to social media platforms or with the huge creative VSCO community.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Create Demand, Not Messages Success with “social” marketing is becoming less about creating desire, positive sentiment or aspiration among customers. Awareness, recall, positive sentiment, “engagement&# and buzz aren’t enough to overcome this mercenary reality. Example: How many customers love iPhone applications?