Top Magazines on Google+ Have Larger Fan Base But Less Engagement Than On Facebook

The Realtime Report

The Digital IQ Index®: Magazines report released in June by think tank L2 is a study that ranks magazine brands in 11 categories according to their “competence” in adapting to “the increasingly digital landscape.” Community Size: Impressive.

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Content Curation Tools: A Curated List of Content Curation Tools

Razor Social

Triberr is a community of bloggers that provides an easy way to find and share great content. It’s probably the easiest tool to use on this list – once you sign up and install the Pocket button (browser extension), you’ll be able to save articles from any website with just one click.

List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity SMM

Jeremiah Owyang recently published a fantastic List of Corporate Social Strategists for 2011 (Buyer/Brand Side) , an impressive compilation of individuals either holding the title or performing the role of corporate social strategist, defined by Jeremiah as “the business decision maker for social media programs – who provides leadership, roadmap definition, and governance; and directly influences the spending on technology vendors and service agencies.&#. Anyway, on to the list!

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List of 8 Social Media Anti Advertising Ads

Laurel Papworth

Everyone from time to time has made a teensy little negative tweet on Twitter or status update on Facebook or some other online community against a company. So I thought I’d put together a list of 8 or so anti branding ads with the lesson buried in the satire.

Welcoming New Members to your Online Community

Laurel Papworth

The early days when someone first joins are when habits, tone and value of the community culture, loyalty and stickiness are going to be set. And registrations are important for identity in online communities. Why not list off the things they could do?

Help! How do I grow my email list?

Absolute PA

Created a juicy free something of value to grow your email list of willing subscribers. But HOW do you actually grow your list? When I work with clients on their list building campaigns we split promotions into two clear avenues: 1. What’s your favourite way to build your list.

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7 Simple Ideas for Mailing List Opt-Ins


Truly, this is a marketing technique that should not be taken lightly – if you haven’t set up a mailing list, now’s the time. Once they’ve signed up to your list, you keep providing value and helping them wherever you can.

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Australian Journalists and Social Media Influence

Laurel Papworth

Forbes Magazine recently very kindly named me in the global Forbes Top 50 Social Media Influencers. I thought I would repay the compliment by listing in order of Influence, the top 500 Australian Journalists by influence in social media.

Blog Design for ROI Rule #3: Shower Attention and Appreciation On Your Community


Today we’ll talk about integrating your community into your design. One of the great benefits is that an engaged community promotes your blog, providing word of mouth marketing. How do you show that you care about your community? How to shower attention on your community.

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The Top 20 Health and Fitness Social Networks

Direct Marketing Observations

The Yoga Today website is clean, actually has a business model in place, incorporates video, which is key, has established a community which makes sense given the passion of this niche and still has lot of FREE content. This site from Fitness Magazine might be the coolest.

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.

Lessons From 14 Years With Six Pixels Of Separation

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that's a looooonnnnggg time to be publishing articles, podcasts, sharing links and trying to build a community and audience around the intersection of brands, consumers and technology. I keep a list of ideas. It's a long list. It's such a long list, that it can often intimidate me. Books, magazines, blogs and more. community. magazine. Today almost got away from me.

Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

They may like to also talk with the people who work for the brand, use the brand's products or services or are simply part of the community surrounding the brand. We know they watch our videos, read our blog posts and the list goes on. With this community, comes power.

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How To Be Inspired At Work

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Be more involved in our community. Here is a list of ways that I find inspiration: Reading. Read every article (cover to cover) of a magazine that interests you (and yes, read the ads too). Do some volunteer work in an effort to help your community and meet other interesting people. I measure each day not by my to do list, but rather by my levels of consumption. magazine. It''s 7 am. I''m sitting in a coffee shop right around the corner from my office.

A Basic PR Blunder That Most PR Professionals Make. Constantly

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Because of those columns, I've found myself on the hit list for a whackload of PR professionals who pitch an array of endless and useless press releases (more on how I feel about that here: Attention PR People: Here's How To Pitch A Writer ). PR professionals are making a big mistake in assuming that every person who is published in a newspaper or magazine (print or online) is a professional journalist with a regular and consistent beat. magazine. media list.

How To Start A Blog In 2012

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My general recommendation is to use the free version until you start seeing uptake by the community. Blogs, books, newspapers, magazines, tweets, etc. What would you add to this list? magazine. online community. Starting a Blog is easy. Starting a Blog in 2012 is a little bit more complex. There's a Blog about anything and everything out there, right now. It's hard for someone considering a Blog to come up with a new and/or different angle.

Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth

In this article, I’m looking at process vs product journalism, representational democracy falling over, the demise of capitalism, authoritarian aspects of traditional media AND online community hosts e.g. Twitter and the newly found power of Crowd Activism.

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. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations.

Slimy Sales And Marketing Tactics

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This is why I Blog, Podcast, write books, speak at events, pen columns for newspapers and magazines, join industry associations and do a lot of community work/outreach. It's not easier than cold-calling a random list of potential customers, it's just different. community work. magazine. Are you a salesperson? How does that sentence make you feel?

Do You Know When to Create and When to Curate?

Convince & Convert

Pinterest, Paul says, has been a great platform for curating recipe lists. via Boston Magazine. Social Pros Podcast blogging community management content creation content management content marketing digital marketing social media social media strategy Social Pros

WIWT launches and networks of shared interest

The Way of the Web

Assuming you don’t spend ages checking out other people, following friends, and building up a list of clothes you really should buy. A huge empy city or community feels like something you want to get out of straight away.

Tweeting of purchases is a plug that money can’t buy – Social Media ROI Monetization

Laurel Papworth

Laurel Papworth is a social media educator and a member of Forbes magazine’s ‘Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers’ list globally. How much is a a Tweet worth, in dollar terms? How about a customer sharing a purchase on Facebook – can that make you money?

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Monetization: Social Network Advertising

Laurel Papworth

Social Media Monetization is becoming THE hot issue in online community chatter. The challenge is not that Facebook and other social networking sites are underpricing advertising, it’s that the context is different in online communities. Twitter Lists I Am On (8).

Three Simple Ways to Interact With Your Online Readers

Webbiquity SMM

Few of us regular people ever interacted with the kind of individuals who wrote books, magazine articles, or even newspaper stories. This enables you to organize your own community. Because AMA has a sidebar that contains scheduled events, and you can get on this list.

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3 Ways Social Media Changed This World for the Better


In this article I’d like to list only those I personally got to experience. Often you hear this concept applied to the creative community, which is understandable. To get you started, Colorlib lists best crowdfunding WordPress themes you can install and go from there.

Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth

Lecture : Laurel was named in 2012 by Forbes magazine in the Top 50 Social Media Influencers globally, and Marketing Magazine named her “Head of Industry, Social Media”. Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. AdAge named in the Top 150 Media Bloggers, and she is on Google’s Plus Recommended List.

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What Moved You In 2010

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As a former magazine publisher, there's just nothing like opening up a browser and entering into a world of insightful pieces of content written by people who are truly passionate about a topic that gets published the second their idea is complete. Part of becoming a better writer, journalist, Blogger and Media Hacker comes from understanding what content worked for your community. Magazine just listed at #13 on their Bestsellers of 2010 list - thank you!)

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

We look at Freemium revenue in social networks and online communities including asking that: if freemium is the business model of giving it all (or most) of the services away for free , how can you then charge for it? And 9,000 buy the magazine at newsagencies.

Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth

I’ve structured this post with a List of Cyberstalking behaviour, further indepth analysis of cyberbullying and cyberstalking and the difference, and then a case study – unfortunately where I am on the receiving end – which is pretty well a classic Year In the Life of A CyberBully.

How to Grow Your Fitness Blog to 100,000 Monthly Visitors in Less than a Year


In the middle, we have giant websites (newspapers, online magazines, etc.) This helped a lot in getting repeating visits and creating a community around the website. In addition, it was a great way in building a large email list for my newsletter. Blog Promotion Build Community

This Week’s Awesome Association PR and Communications Jobs – March 16


Duties include pitching reporters, drafting press releases and feature stories, managing the association’s social media accounts, building media lists, and other responsibilities that will grow your knowledge and career skills. vibrant, healthier, and involved communities.

Find Great Apps for Your Nokia Lumia Phone with AppSocial


It allows users to create lists and add comments to their favorite apps. Leaderboards include the most followed people, most loved lists, and most listed apps. You will then see their latest list additions in your app feed. Creating Lists.

Awesome Association MarComm Jobs – Week of August 30


Write for, edit, and assist with the production of the association’s magazine and digital magazine news feed. Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board !

The Best Instagram Stories of 2019

Buffer Social

We’ll run through a list of our favorites. Tastemade is a community of food, travel, and design lovers. They posted this to the Burrow Stories, along with instructions on how their community could download the picture and add to it.

Are You Ready If Wikileaks Targets You?

Dave Fleet

The list of organizations getting blindsided by online attacks is growing ever longer. Community managers (whether internal or agency side) should be equipped with appropriate training and resources to respond to a situation should it occur… because one day, it might.

What is Earned, Owned and Paid Media? Here are the Differences and How to Use Them

Pam Moore

Although brands invested hundreds, thousands and even millions of dollars on growing their community on Facebook, it's now a pay to play world.

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.

Tool Tuesday: Twitter curation tools

Akamai Marketing

There are several services that curate or organize tweets based on Twitter lists or keywords. Generally speaking though, they lend themselves to community building and time saving features. I do however have control over the who is on the list, so the key to

Instagram Year in Review: The Biggest Moments from 2019


Well on February 4th, during the Superbowl ad break, it was revealed that the egg was a promotion for — a website highlighting a list of mental health support organizations by Mental Health America. . Let’s build this list together #EggGang #WeGotThis #TalkingEgg.

7 Instagram Influencer Marketing Tips for the Holiday Season


It’s important for your business to show potential customers what’s unique about your product and why it belongs on their shopping list. Along with your list of guidelines, be sure to let them know you trust their expertise and are excited to see what they come up with. #5