How to Write a Social Media Policy for Your Business

Socialmedia.biz

In their 2013 Internal Audit Capabilities and Needs Survey Report , Protiviti, a management consulting company found that a staggering 73% of organizations don’t have a social media policy in place for their employees. What is a Social Media Policy?

What To Include In a Social Media Policy

Mindjumpers

Building on my last blog post the Social Media Policy – not just for the big players I felt it was worth sharing some pointers on what should be included if you are drafting this document on behalf of your business or client. What To Include In a Social Media Policy (mindjumpers.com) [.]

What Pinterest’s Updated Policies Mean for Marketers

SocialFish

———— With the changes to Pinterest’s Acceptable Use Policy, marketers may have to rethink the way they use the social site. The policy update includes modifications to the rules on compensation, accessing data, and contests.

The Social Media Policy – not just for the big players

Mindjumpers

Building on my last blog post the Social Media Policy – not just for the big players I felt it was worth sharing some pointers on what should be included if you are drafting this document on behalf of your business or client. What To Include In a Social Media Policy (mindjumpers.com) [.]

Facebook: Reclaim Privacy Security and Safety

Laurel Papworth

The New York Times had an interview with Facebook’s public policy executive, Elliot Schrage. Social networks will take a lot of abuse from community hosts. Facebook: Reclaim Privacy Security and Safety is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Five Things to Do About Facebook Privacy Other Than Closing Your Account

Socialized

Sure you’re ticked off about Facebook’s abuses of consumer privacy, but does closing your account accomplish anything? Facebook should not make it so hard to maintain personal privacy and should not make clandestine changes to its privacy settings. Under the “Account&# tab on the top right of your screen is a “Privacy Settings&# link. Read and understand the privacy settings, and adjust them to your personal preferences.

Facebook Groups for Business in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

Facebook Groups provide a unique opportunity for brands of all sizes to build community, increase brand awareness, generate leads and even increase sales of products or services. How to build and grow your community using a Facebook Group. Facebook Advertising Policies in a Nutshell.

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Open community and clarity over control: American Nurses Association

SocialFish

If you have questions, contact ANA Department of Nursing Practice and Policy. Patient privacy is a fundamental ethical and legal obligation of nurses. Nurses must observe standards of patient privacy and confidentiality at all times and in all environments, including online.

Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Besides major usability issues , duplicate stories submissions , and ads that literally scream at you , Digg has yet another issue to deal with: privacy. Plus, the privacy is only one way (incoming only). I was responding to Kelly who says that the privacy is still one way.

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Clearstep Business Community : Clearspace: Clearstep

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Online Communities Build, manage and measure your community successfully. Clearstep is a gathering place for Online Community and Internal Collaboration practitioners to interact, share best practices, and gain access to a much wider range of perspectives on common community and collaboration issues. Re: Question About "Acceptable Use Policies" for Internal Collaboration. Please check out the communities and join the conversations. Community Guidelines.

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Invasive or Indispensable: The Case of Permanent GPS

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

A member of my religious community disappeared. These terrifying statistics make me wonder if it’s time to change given that our privacy is starting to diminish. Facebook revisited its policies in 2009 and set its privacy controls to “everyone.&#

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What Is It Like To Be Your Customer?

Small Business Mavericks

Confronting Privacy Issues in Big Data Gathering was recently the subject of a Minority Report on the Business 2 Community site. 49% of consumers are less willing to share their personal data for fear of identity theft & other privacy concerns. Here are a couple of suggestions from the B2B article: aggregate data instead of identifying customers — make it clear that the name is not attached to the activity and be prepared to have an easily understood policy.

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. Best Engaging Communities.

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How Human is Your Brand? Here are 13 Characteristics of Human Brands

Pam Moore

It’s everything from your privacy policy, social media policy to the amount of spam email you send. They know who they are and what they offer their customers, partners, online community and friends. Social Profit Factor Training System + Member Community .

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In Time of Social Media Crisis – How Do You Respond?

Mindjumpers

Posted by Sara Hansson Sep 22nd, 2010 Tweet As part of people’s digital identity, we join communities and groups that are relevant to us and to our interests.

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Clarity over control in action: American Nurses Association

SocialFish

Risks. • Information can take on a life of its own where inaccuracies become “fact”. • Patient privacy can be breached. • The public’s trust of nurses can be compromised. • Individual nursing careers can be undermined. Nurses should take advantage of privacy settings and seek to separate personal and professional information online. Nurses should bring content that could harm a patient’s privacy, rights, or welfare to the attention of appropriate authorities.

4 Must-Reads + 1 Must-See On Instagram’s TOS Changes

Firebelly

By Declan McCullagh In its first big policy shift since Facebook bought the photo-sharing site, Instagram claims the right to sell users’ photos without payment or notification. The new policy sparked a huge protest on social media.

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 GooglePush-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware.

Instagram Does the Two Step - And Steps In It

Social Media Marketing

But with yesterday's announcement of pending changes in its Privacy Policy and Terms of Service , Instagram is quickly falling from grace. CBS actually asks the question, " Should you be concerned about Instagram's new privacy policy? "

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 GooglePush-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware.

PSA To Nonprofits: GDPR May Apply to You

SocialFish

Guest article by Beth Bacon, Director of Policy and Privacy, Public Interest Registry. But what you may not know, is that unlike many global policy directives, there is no exception to GDPR for nonprofit organizations.

The problem with Facebook

SocialFish

A Little Privacy, Please! Your Rights and Social Media Policies 2013 State of Community Management Report Stresses Importance of Community Managers [Cool Infographic Friday] Big Data Big Profits CEOs and Social Media – Trends and Effective Practices Digital Strategy 101.

Social Pros 29 – Lauren Vargas, Aetna

Convince & Convert

Lauren is one sharp cookie; she used to do social media/community management for Radian6 among others, and is also noteworthy because she has something like 5,000 pairs of eyeglasses, which is pretty awesome. I’ve built three community teams, and I’ve hired and fired quite a few.

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 GooglePush-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware.

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.

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 GooglePush-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware.

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 GooglePush-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware.

How Young is Too Young?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Some even boast high rankings and good sized communities. It took me 6 months to acquire a good amount of traffic and cultivate a community on my blog and the same goes for any new blogger. Tamar is also the author of The New Community Rules (July 2009).

Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth

Investigate security and privacy, Circles and distribution of information. But the privacy and circles of distribution are different enough for marketers and business people to ask: how can I reach and engage with my audience on Google in an effective way?

Why Can’t Social Media Tools Post Directly to Instagram?

agora pulse

You might think this is a clever way to get around the posting issue, but it is in direct violation of Instagram’s Platform Policy , which states, “Don’t reverse engineer the Instagram APIs or any of Instagram’s apps.”.

Sysomos Audience Moves Towards Measuring Social Media ROI

Dave Fleet

However, Audience really focuses in a different direction, providing tools that should pique the interest of your sales, marketing and community management folks alike. Community management. Community Management. Privacy Concerns?

Smear Tactics: Great for BBQ, but PR? Not So Much

Waxing UnLyrical

According to the article, Mark Zuckerberg and his team hired Burson-Marsteller , a well-known public relations firm, to plant negative stories accusing Google of being careless with Gmail users privacy. I remember the foul quite clearly.

10 Social Media Predictions for 2019

agora pulse

Violation of this policy can leave you without a Facebook ad account so take it seriously if you’re not already. This could soon be viewed as an invasion of privacy and even discrimination.

How to Be Great at Social Media for Financial Services

agora pulse

How to Do Social Media for Financial Services: Ensure that you have reliable privacy protection and record-keeping tools. You violate Facebook policies at your own peril, and doing so may even cost your brand some growth and engagement.

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

Kikolani

Privacy Policy Questions. Unable To Change Privacy Of Post. Privacy Rights – Photo Removal Request. Request for Community-Created Page Review. Report a Privacy Rights Violation. Platform Policy Checklist Translation Request. API Policy support.

Event: Customer Service Call Centres and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

I’ve been asked to speak in Melbourne on April 15th (evening) about the impact of social media, online communities, social networks and call centres. Is your Social Media Policy relevant? Guest speakers: Laurel Papworth is Australia’s leading social media strategist and has been working with online communities, virtual worlds and forums for 20 years. Nick Duggal specialises in industrial relations matters, including compliance with privacy legislation.

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Link Love Monthly: Best of January 2010

SocialFish

Here’s my monthly selection of links to some of the most interesting posts that I’ve read and shared over the last 30 days – about social media in general, of course, but also about associations, systems thinking, community building, good case studies, tool tips, social media in other industries, whatever. Social Conference Strategy Without Human Engagement = Fail or Why Conference Organizers Need To Think Like Community Managers (Midcourse Corrections).

Are Your Customers Worried About Security?

Small Business Mavericks

This latest wave has anyone who has done business with part of the Community Health network worried, but even those not affected yet wonder when they will be. One of the best ways to help customers feel confident is by making your privacy policies easy to find and easy to read. I like the idea of having a regular security feature in your blog that addresses current topics with tips for privacy settings or password creation.

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How to Run the Best YouTube Contest in 10 Easy Steps

Hootsuite

Marketing on YouTube is all about building community, and YouTube contests are a great way to do that. You’ll also want to review their Privacy Policy , Terms of Service , and Community Guidelines. Want to gain subscribers, win leads, and drive sales?

Protecting Children from Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

This graphic by Forrester Research, refers to the types of people that hang out in communities and what they do in those communities. Once you have a firm footing it’s time to create policies, rules and guidelines for usage.