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. Social Media: General.

How Grandma Reads Your Facebook Updates & 4 Other Social Media Stories

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Two Easy Ways To Still Get People To Your Facebook Landing Tab | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Im A Social Media Guru! » May 21, 2010 How Grandma Reads Your Facebook Updates & 4 Other Social Media Stories Why is it important to avoid putting all of your social marketing eggs in one basket? How easy is it make your blog or website mobile friendly?

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Firebelly Work: JC Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Twitter is top social media channel among Fortune 500 | Main | 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week » February 25, 2010 Firebelly Work: J.C. Hart - builders, developers and managers of distinctive apartments communities in the Indianapolis area, Bloomington, IN and Dayton, OH - launch the Show The Love sweepstakes for both their residents and non-residents alike.

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United Way of Central Indiana Recognized for their Social Media.

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: I Can Make You Go Viral! Main | Social Media Citizens Hate BP + 4 Other Social Media News Items » June 10, 2010 United Way of Central Indiana Recognized for their Social Media Efforts We want to congratulate United Way of Central Indiana  who was recognized for their social marketing efforts in the special Corporate Citizenship insert of the Indianapolis Business Journal this week. 

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50 Ways Marketers use Social Media to Improve Their Marketing

Harp Interactive

Social media isn’t always the right tool for the job. Over the last three days, I’ve spoken to four HUGE brands in America that are considering social media for one project or another, and there are many more out there working on how these tools might integrate into their business needs. Add social bookmark links to your most important web pages and/or blog posts to improve sharing. Build community platforms around real communities of shared interest.

6 Reasons Why I Like Google+

Kikolani

After using Google+ for a few weeks, I decided to share some of the reasons I like it so much, and hope that it will be an attempt at social networking by Google that will stick around for the long haul. It’s better (in my opinion) than the one for Facebook, especially when it comes to sharing your mobile photos with your network. And if you’re just getting started, don’t miss my how to get started with Google+ guide on Social Media Examiner! Social Media

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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.

Why Social Media Is So Important for Your Business in 2014

yMarketingMatters

Social media networks were a novelty 5 years ago, but today their importance is no longer debated. Yes, businesses have definitely realized the power of social media and accepted that social media marketing has to be part of their marketing and PR mix. In Social Media Examiner’s 2013 End of Year Report, marketers now place very high value on social media marketing: 86% of marketers stated that social media is important for their business.

How One Unhappy Customer Multiplies Across Social Media

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « What the F**k is Social Media NOW? Main | Jakes Take: Facebook Hits The Big 5-0-0 » July 22, 2010 How One Unhappy Customer Multiplies Across Social Media While shopping for new tires last night, I overheard a woman and the tire store manager (let's call him "Todd") getting into an argument. Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

Firebelly at Blog Indiana

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Checking In With Facebook Places » August 18, 2010 Firebelly at Blog Indiana Tweet Blog Indiana is a blogging and social media conference held in the Informatics and Communications Technology Complex on the IUPUI campus this Friday and Saturday, August 20-21, that aims "to promote education, innovation and collaboration among Indianas fast-growing social media community."

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Jake's Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media? Main | Are We Addicted To Social Media? » June 24, 2010 Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas Almost everyone is aware of the major social networkingwebsites in existence. But did you know there’s a social network dedicated to people who like totravel to different baseball parks?

Facebook Page Promotion - OfflineOffline | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

These might include: Your website Twitter LinkedIn Social bookmarking HubPage or Squidoo Lens Facebook advertising Online display advertising Your blog Mobile phone apps The list could go on, I’m sure. About the Mavericks | Services | Social Media | Proffessional Speaking | Resources | Case Studies | Why Small Business Mavericks? About Us What’s a Maverick?

Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

Tomorrow I am working with an esteemed group of coral reef scientists here in Hawaii to illustrate various ways to use social media. I will be using a version of The Social Media Game , an interactive learning process originally developed by my darling colleague Beth Kantor a few years ago. It just shows you how much app and platform development continues in the sphere of online social networks and mobile options. Social Network. Web and mobile updates.

Twitterese — The new way to speak online

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Time to Elf Yourself for the holidays | Main | social media marketings good news » November 12, 2009 Twitterese — The new way to speak online Twitter users are using Twitter terms. Tweet is a popularverb. Twitter is a common noun. They’re used in their Tweets but also ineveryday speak. But just because a Twit is using the lingo doesn’t mean he orshe is using it correctly.

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Firebelly Marketing's Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 2 Social SEO Stories You Need To Read This Week | Main | Facebook Fans Mean Business (And Are More Likely to Buy) » March 16, 2010 Firebelly Marketings Upcoming Speaking Engagements I wanted let everyone know about some speaking engagements that Duncan Alney and I have coming up over the next few weeks. March 17th Are You Ready For The Social Revolution?

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.

Top 3 Ways to Maximize Your Sucess with Social Media

Bill Hartzer

The explosion of the internet and social media may be the fastest change in human history. No longer are individuals passively listening and viewing advertisements; now they’re “twittering&# and posting their opinions on Facebook along with other social media sites. For little companies, social media’s ever-emerging presence is really a dramatic game-changer that can have a large impact on their bottom line. Brian Clark: Psychology of Social Media.

Social Media & The Super Bowl

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read | Main | Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs » February 02, 2010 Social Media & The Super Bowl Companies love to entertain us with their 30 second spots during the Super Bowl. Marketers and companies know this and are hoping to extend their 30 seconds with consumers into longer lasting relationships on social networks.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Best Week Ever & Timelapse

Kikolani

Social Media. Making WordPress mobile friendly. Monday I attended the Social Media AZ event in Tempe and learned a lot of valuable information on blogging, social media, and SEO thanks to a great selection of speakers. And today, I woke up to congratulatory tweets because I was voted in the Top 10 Social Media Blogs list with other social media experts such as Mashable , Jay Baer , and Amber Naslund.

Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over by Tamar Weinberg on May 12, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Hugo Guzman. They are interested in this new “social media” thing but haven’t actually dipped their proverbial toes in the social waters yet.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Midwinter in Sweden

Kikolani

Social Media. New social media connections could equal new opportunities. 30 Twitter tools to help grow your community. Next week, on Kikolani , I will write about the benefits of making your WordPress blog mobile (and how to do it easily), and ways to collect and organize information using popular social bookmarking / sharing sites. Articles featured in the resources come primarily from people I interact with in the comments, and on the social networks.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media. Social media. Whether youre socializing on Facebook , updating Twitter , or just adding a new bookmark to Ma.gnolia , social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. Thats why many of todays colleges and universities are now offering "social media" classes as an option for their students. Welcome to Social Media U. Lesson # 5 Use Social Networks. social networking.

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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.

cybersoc.com: 3 types of blog: closed, conduit and participant in the conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

mobile. online community. social software. cartoon heart on learning to listen: how pr can join the social media conversation. Bloggers who create blogs like this tend to engage with the comments on their blogs and link out heavily, using tools like RSS readers and technorati to follow the "buzz" Some also use social bookmarking or social recommendation tools to save, order and share links. Infonortics Virtual Communities Conf.

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eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This article has been compiled after tracking recent conversations in the blogosphere and following social bookmarks. services like social bookmarking or photo sharing. Hence, they prefer the more limited view of PLEs as a configurable extension to a VLE, especially when they continue to see themselves as the monopoly technology service providers for their learning community (eg online enrolment, email addresses). eLearning & Deliberative Moments.

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We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Search: Tempur-Pedic "Ask Me" Commercial | Main | 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media » January 13, 2010 We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) I have never written a rant post before, but nothing seems to bother me more online lately than when I log into Facebook and Im assaulted by a stream of peoples tweets in the Live Feed.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. Todd Heim supplies a helpful guide to best practices for building a following on and generating traffic from social bookmarking sites like Digg, Reddit, Mixx and Propeller.

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Managing in the Virtual or Network(ed) Organization: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

Buzz Marketing for Technology

· Filed under Collaboration , Communities , Distributed Work , Enterprise 2.0 , Talent Management. Share: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages. Notable + Quotable: mobile internet use, Digg, the Long Tail, and iPhone apps. Communities. social networks. Communities. social networks. About |. Contributors |. Contact us.

The FASTForward Blog " Managing Personal Knowledge: Setting a Foundation for Transformation? : Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Usually those that did the transforming came along as social and cultural changes set the stage for this transformation. We can argue the relative contributions of the technology and the social context. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages. Japanese Business Culture & Social Computing. fix Social Security? Conference Notes: Three Approaches to Social Computing Platforms.

How to Create a Reader Avatar for Your Blog

ProBlogger

In each of these cases the reader profile is based upon a reader group already within the Digital Photography School community. It’s really useful to know what other sites your reader uses and which social networks they prefer as this can identify opportunities to identify places where potential new readers hang out. For several years, I’ve been using Reader Avatars (also called Reader Profiles or Personas) on my blogs – and I’ve found them very effective and helpful.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Google , Industry News , Internet , Interviews , Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media , Viral Marketing , Web Design > Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 by Tamar Weinberg on January 5, 2010 Share It’s my birthday! The article has examples of how social media worked too.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & the Future of Search

Kikolani

Facebook Groups give rise to social nicheworking – discussion of how the new groups are changing social networking for niches. Facebook mobile dominates competition – infographic of the rise of Facebook mobile networking. Facebook and Bing make search more social – the collaboration between Bing search and Facebook. How executives use social media – learn how to understand executives and professionals use of social media.

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. 500 companies now call social media “very&# or “somewhat&# important to their marketing or business strategy. Now that social media has advanced from the “should we do it?&# How does the traditional notion of a corporate website need to change to embrace social median norms and capabilities?

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Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center

Buzz Marketing for Technology

« NBA Launches Social Network | Main. With its gobs of storage, speed and tremendous search/tagging capabilities , you can transform it into a personal nerve center thats available from any computer or mobile device. How to automatically store your bookmarks in Gmail (Gmail + del.icio.us + Yahoo Alerts). Google Notebook also doesnt work on a mobile device and its search functions are rather lacking. How to automatically store your bookmarks in Gmail.

The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

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. One of the big questions Im frequently asked about using social media is whether or not the tools "work." " Depending on the questioner, this can mean a variety of things, but underlying everything is one issue--will my department or organization improve if we use social media?

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. link] This is a very large list and probably something you may want to bookmark yourself so you can reference it later. AncientWarfareAtlasIndex The online image editor pixlr Social Networking/Marketing from a Rookie’s Point of View. I’ve added to to my StumbleUpon bookmarks.

Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Super list of 50 social media links Have you ever wanted to know more about how to make a huge impact in social networking? The “Middleman” of Social Media is Your Friend The Next Evolution of Social Media… You can’t handle the truth! 10 Habits of Highly Efficient Social Media Power Users Blogger or Mind-Reader? This morning Chris Brogan found this site with a list of 50 articles on social media. [.]

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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. link] This is a very large list and probably something you may want to bookmark yourself so you can reference it later. AncientWarfareAtlasIndex The online image editor pixlr Social Networking/Marketing from a Rookie’s Point of View. I’ve added to to my StumbleUpon bookmarks.

Reddit Blog Marketing 101

ProBlogger

It could be a social news site, or a social bookmarking site, but in fact it’s just a place where people can share interesting stuff from the Web. I loved the community and the interesting stuff that always keeps on coming along there. The community is just awesome. The Reddit community is really great. Reddit, being a really diverse community, has people interested in a huge range of topics.

Fetching Friday – Resources, Guest Blogging Contest & Rocket Timelapse

Kikolani

4 reasons to add a podcast to your blog – if only I could become comfortable with the sound of my own voice on recordings… Analyzing the value of a blog post – results of a succeful blog post in terms of social shares, new subscriptions, and conversions. Social Media. 92 essential social media resources – a huge collection of Mashable’s social media articles for business, mobile, and tools.