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3 Key Features to Blog from a Smart Phone

Idaconcpts

However, after watching the launch of the Samsung Epic 4G from Sprint on August 2010, it made me rethink about the 3 key features that I would need to blog from a smart phone more often. My iPhone 3G blogging experience made it very clear that to properly blog from a smart phone you must have a full-slide out QWERTY keyboard. Having Flash 10x support as in the Samsung Epic 4G would make me also blog more often from a smart phone.

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Creating a Virtual Community to Build a Better Blog

ProBlogger

There are many online communities available for your readers to reach out to, on all manner of topics – so how can you fill a need that isn’t already being taken care of out there? A Virtual Race can be done anywhere around the globe within a fixed timeframe, and the GPS data from a sports watch or smart phone is submitted for your time. . Creating a Virtual Community to Build a Better Blog. Image via Flickr user Steve.Garner32.

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5 Helpful Tips for Planning Your Next Facebook Live

Ignite Social Media

Instead of relying on a shaky hand, attach the smart phone to a tripod. Facebook Marketing Technology Video Video Marketing community management Community managers content creation facebook Facebook Advertising Facebook Live Facebook Live Tips Facebook live video live streaming Live video Live Video for Facebook Live Video Tips social media Social Media Live Video Social Media Marketing Social Media platforms Social Media Tips social media video Social Video tips Video for Social

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How to Find Your Social Voice and Help Others Do the Same

Convince & Convert

Michele Wingate , Social Media Manager for American Family Insurance , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week todiscuss building lasting relationships on social media, complying with federal marketing regulations, and developing an internal community to support employees in social media. AmFam also has a national intranet community to help their agents who want to get into social media as a business tool. The next-most popular phone on the market?

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Permission is the Enemy of Speed

Convince & Convert

The widely held notion that we should staff community manager and similar positions with young, inexpensive, socially savvy people who juggle smart phones like flaming clubs may actually be a terrible idea. And experienced, wise, consumer affairs-oriented connector with smarts and empathy. Social Media Staffing and Operations community management frank eliason front-line responders social crm social media speed social media staffing

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Losing the stress in the hospitality biz

Janet Fouts

I loved those days but moved into tech with an award-winning community for people working in the business. You can view it on any internet device, from your smart-phone to a desktop. Nobody who has ever worked in the hospitality industry is oblivious to the stress and fatigue that comes with the territory. Long hours on our feet, demanding and challenging work situations can add up to sleepless nights and wondering why we do this!

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Welcome to the Participation Age: Is Your Digital Brand Ready?

Pam Moore

We help brands of all sizes embrace the media of today to build community, build their brand, build their business and most importantly build the people who want to engage and join them in this world of inspiration and participation. Tapping into the OPC (other people's content and community).

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4 Internet Radio Apps for Android Devices

Idaconcpts

Make sure you have your cell phone data plan up to snuff, because audio can demand a lot of your mobile resources. Download one or more of these apps to turn your smart phone into a radio. Experiences from the Pandora community indicate that if you have Pandora and want to install an update or another version then the best strategy is to first completely uninstall your current version to add the new one from scratch.

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Facebook Filed for a Trademark on the Word Meta. You Should See the Description.

Bill Hartzer

On October 28, 2021 Facebook filed for a trademark on the word Meta. Of course, that’s not surprising, since Facebook announced that they are changing the company name to Meta. If you go to the website meta.com you’ll be redirected to this web page on Facebook.com.

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Flash Mobs Go Social in India

Waxing UnLyrical

What the iPhone is to smart phones, flash mobs are to marketing. As organizations all over the globe try to use smart moves to attract and retain customers, the recent and ongoing turbulence in the global economy has only intensified this need. While a slew of such campaigns have taken place in India, one that caught the fancy of many is the recent flash mob organized by the IBM OnDemand Community.

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9 social media trends to keep your eye on in 2012

Akamai Marketing

Cross-Department Social Media: As businesses continue to face the reality that community management (social media) requires time and committment, they are likely to empower more and more employees to work on the “social media team” the social media team won’t be a coming exclusively from the marketing and communication teams. 49% of people use their smart phones to do social networking. 2011 was a game changing year in social media.

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What or Who will Continue to Shape our Social Media World?

Direct Marketing Observations

Smart phones -As we continue to move away from the desktop, and as the cost continues to drop and functionality rises, pretty soon, everyone will be armed with a device that will replace the television, the theater, the land line, the desk top computer and email. The smart phone is and will be the ultimate connector. To have a Facebook account is akin to having a cell phone-it raises eyebrows when you declare that you do not have either one.

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Apartment Marketing Predictions 2014: The New Breed Speaks

Firebelly

Mobile usage continues to climb with smart phones and tablets flooding the market. Residents use social sites, such as Facebook, to become part of a “virtual community” at their apartment buildings. 2014 is upon us. Here’s some of the top players in apartment marketing sounding off on what’s important. Mark Juleen, VP Marketing, J.C. Hart . The website Apartment Ratings will continue to gain ground on the traditional ILS.

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10 reasons Avon Is Not Too Late To The Social Media Party

Diva Marketing Blog

They have a brand community of 5.8 There are great examples of brands that put their community to work and turned their business around. In other words, the people were even more important than the product so Harley: 1) Spoke to the shared interest of their community before product benefits 2) brought advocates together and let them help build new relationships. With the ubiquity of smart phones branded apps continue to grow in popularity. their community.

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An Introduction to Instagram

Idaconcpts

While Instagram was only available on the iPhone and iPad for some time, the service recently released an app for Google Android smart phones. You can create effective campaigns by learning about Instagram’s community and taking specific actions to reach your target audience, but you will need to spend a lot of time on the website in order to do so. Facebook bought the photography service Instagram for about $1 billion.

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An Introduction to Instagram

Idaconcpts

While Instagram was only available on the iPhone and iPad for some time, the service recently released an app for Google Android smart phones. You can create effective campaigns by learning about Instagram’s community and taking specific actions to reach your target audience, but you will need to spend a lot of time on the website in order to do so. Facebook bought the photography service Instagram for about $1 billion.

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Top 6 Rules of Digital Marketing: Learn from Matomy and Other Masters

Idaconcpts

These days, one of the best things you can do with your website design is create an easy to navigate and uniform visual that translates well on standard sized screens and smart phones. No more one design for the laptop and another for the phone. Instead of catering your content to general tips for wedding dress shopping and design, you’ll also want to create content that is relevant to the Portsmouth community.

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Social Media During Emergencies

Akamai Marketing

Since I was evacuated last night, as I listened to tsunami sirens wail, huddled in my car with blankets, pillows, dog, husband and a battery charger for phone and Ipad, the glow coming off my personal devices was my outside connection with the world. If a community-based hashtag already exists as is the case with #hitsunami, then consider using that hashtag. In the case of a diaster, when phone lines are jammed, sometimes Twitter is the only way to get information out.

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Social Media Does A Like = A Friendship?

Diva Marketing Blog

I'm happy to report there is a vital, exciting, community where some innovative educators are doing creative work in the social web. Mobile smart phones and tablets are the baby steps to a generation beyond what we see now. Or when a brand pretends to be a person and steps into the social networks where we have built community. Today I had the honor of speaking about social media to a wonderful group of educators and people who work with children and school systems.

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Living The Heretically Productive Life [Redux]

Waxing UnLyrical

Here’s what I said: Put away the smart phone except for when you really, really need it. area, she loves helping for- and non-profit clients, both small and large, turn corporate codswallop into community cool™. Ed: WUL will be back next week with brand new posts, but for now enjoy this post that originally ran on July 14, 2010.

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Five Social Media Predictions for 2010

Socialized

Augmented Reality (AR) is the ability to place computer-generated information, such as text and labels, on top of live real world data, such as video from a smart phone. Many enterprises are launching blogs on TypePad or WordPress and building social networks and communities on third-party software or developing it from the ground up using Ruby-on-Rails. Here are my five social media predictions for 2010. Augmented Reality Applications Will Start to Go Mainstream.

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Social Share Shopping Dance

Diva Marketing Blog

The interweb and smart phones forever changed how we buy, what we buy, where we buy. For brands that have not built a digital community of people who will pass along reviews, photos, videos to their friends, social media is just another distribution channel. and who we take along on our shopping adventures. . What makes social shopping work is something so simple but at the same time it’s often a challenge for brands to achieve. The Social Share.

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4 iPhone Apps for Choosing a Restaurant

Idaconcpts

Many apps are being developed for iPhone and other smart phones that can find you restaurants, cafes, and places to shop for something special. Read reviews from an active community of locals who can inform you with their personal experiences. You can look up addresses and phone numbers for thousands of businesses, then call or map them from your iPhone. Alfred is smart and knows what you like.

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Why You Should Fix Your House Before Inviting People Over

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The site does not resolve on smart-phone browsers, and if they sell products online, their e-commerce platform has no social functionality (no review functionality, no commenting functionality, etc). After all, what’s the point of ranking well in Google if the user that finds you in the search results can’t fully engage with your site from his/her smart phone? She provides consulting in internet marketing and manages Community Support & Advertising at Mashable.

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6 Smart Social Media Lessons for Small Business from a Car Dealer

Socially Sorted

Do you want to learn some instantly actionable, smart social media lessons for small business? 5 Smart Social Media Lessons for Small Business from Kuni Lexus of Portland. It takes just a few minutes to grab a smart phone, film a short video and upload it. Their profile states that they post about community events, outdoor events and employee highlights!

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Cedar Breaks

Kikolani

Expert Panel Lists Their Favorite Smartphone Apps for Business – n this day and age, we all have our smart phones tied to our hips. I always find it interesting to hear the business applications that others use and felt this would be a beneficial post for the community. Top 10 Vital Elements of a Successful New Freelancer’s Website – How can you make your site into a client magnet that has prospects ringing your phone off the hook?

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Social Share Shopping Dance

Diva Marketing Blog

The interweb and smart phones forever changed how we buy, what we buy, where we buy. For brands that have not built a digital community of people who will pass along reviews, photos, videos to their friends, social media is just another distribution channel. and who we take along on our shopping adventures. . What makes social shopping work is something so simple but at the same time it’s often a challenge for brands to achieve. The Social Share.

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Marketers, Here are the Keys to Your IT Department – Good Luck

Convince & Convert

Clinton Bonner is an Open Innovation author/blogger, futurist and Marketing Manager at TopCoder – a global Open Innovation platform and community. The Year of Mobile – Seriously – self explanatory and nice nod to the emerging NFC (Near Field Communication) chips headed to a mobile phone near you – NFC as a platform will be tremendous.

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Twitter Best in Events and Emergencies

Net-Savvy Executive

Relaying information from broadcast media to people without power in their homes (who were presumably using smart phones for Twitter). Persistent hashtags are great for keeping up with topics and communities, and virtual events held entirely in Twitter have some usefulness, too. On an average day, I don't spend much time with Twitter. It's the social media water cooler , where there's always something interesting but rarely anything I can't afford to miss.

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Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Though the terms are debated and sometimes disputed in the medical community, both refer in a general way to people who display some characteristics of autism -- including unusual responses to the environment and deficits in social interaction -- but not the cognitive and communicative development impairments or language delays of classic autism. iPhone grabs top smart phone spot. iPhone grabs top smart phone spot.

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Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

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? Do you have a smart phone? 15-second videos straight from your phone to Facebook, Twitter, Email. Tomorrow I am working with an esteemed group of coral reef scientists here in Hawaii to illustrate various ways to use social media.

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Judging A Blog Post By Its Cover

Waxing UnLyrical

Conducting interviews via Flip video cams or a smart phones audio memo device can be strong sources of social content.

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From Couch To 5K: Why Lindsay Allen Runs

Waxing UnLyrical

This is a smart phone app that takes you through thrice-weekly running and walking (and eventually just running) workouts for nine weeks. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali From Couch To 5K: Why Lindsay Allen Runs October 12th, 2010 Tweet I’ve known Lindsay Allen for the last two years or so, first meeting her on Twitter, and then taking that connection offline.

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10 Marketing Techniques for Content Marketers from Traditional Advertising

Writtent Blog

Traditional advertising methods, like print ads and television commercials worked incredibly well until the average consumer owned a smart phone. If the wrong phone number or a typo ends up on a magazine ad, you can’t exactly ask for a second printing. Brandsplat Blog highlights the fact that community involvement, traditionally a hallmark of PR efforts, shouldn’t be ditched just because newspaper circulation has gone way down. Be Really Smart.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #406

Twist Image

The Surprising Creativity of Digital Evolution: A Collection of Anecdotes from the Evolutionary Computation and Artificial Life Research Communities - Cornell University Library. How Big Wireless Made Us Think That Cell Phones Are Safe: A Special Investigation - The Nation. You probably put a phone to your head pretty often. That was way back in 2008, before I got a smart phone. mobile phone.

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#SproutChat Recap: Effectively Using Video on Social

Sprout Social

Before investing too many additional resources into content creation test different topics in a short format using existing technology like your smart phone. Until then, join our Facebook community to connect with other social media and community managers. In today’s digital landscape, video content is a must for any brand. Unlike other forms of social content, video can be extremely intimidating.

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Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? | E.

Convince & Convert

August 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Today’s post is a collaboration with Clinton Bonner , community connectivity expert, futurist, and blogger at Everything to Everything. Starbucks could use their SDN to reinvent themselves as a key member of any local community, and not as a coffeehouse, but as the best-possible advertising platform available in every city and town in the country. Me: the race is on, smart phns vs smart locales?

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3 Critical Questions To Answer Before You Take Your Blog On The Road

ProBlogger

If you’re part of a blogging community then it’s very likely that you’ll discover a regular event being held to encourage the platform to meet. This might involve a tablet or laptop so they can physically look at your blog, perhaps a clearly visible web address and encouragement for people to give your blog a look on their smart phones (if you intend to do this then ensure your blog has an attractive mobile template). This is a guest contribution from Kelly Edwards.

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50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Megan O’Neill offers helpful tips for increasing exposure of your online videos, including using annotations across videos, creating playlists, and actively participating in the YouTube community. Cohen describes how GE found success with a private social media community. 2011 Trends: Make Your Corporate Site A Social Media Hub by Business 2 Community. Social media marketing has gone well beyond the hype stage and is now mainstream business practice.

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Facebook Encourages Uploading Nude Photos To Fight Revenge Porn

Bill Hartzer

One of a handful of specifically trained members of our Community Operations Safety Team will review the report and create a unique fingerprint, or hash, that allows us to identify future uploads of the images without keeping copies of them on our servers. Wouldn’t it be great if this technology and reporting tool was built into our smart phones, such as being built into iOS and Android?

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Jimmy Fund Helps You Social Media for Social Good

Jeff Esposito

As the Assistant Director of Social Media at the Jimmy Fund, I’m constantly keeping my eye out for new interesting ways to spread awareness of the Jimmy Fund’s mission, to grow our online community, and of course, for new ways to raise additional funds for cancer care and research. Recently, I’ve had to make myself turn my smart phone off for a couple hours in the evening, just to force myself to disconnect for a while.

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Facebook Encourages Uploading Nude Photos To Fight Revenge Porn

Bill Hartzer

One of a handful of specifically trained members of our Community Operations Safety Team will review the report and create a unique fingerprint, or hash, that allows us to identify future uploads of the images without keeping copies of them on our servers. Wouldn’t it be great if this technology and reporting tool was built into our smart phones, such as being built into iOS and Android?

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Don’t Drive Your Blog Distracted

ProBlogger

If you don’t turn off that smart phone, unplug from tweetdeck and mute the television, well you’re going to be interrupted quite a bit when you try to write. When you think about it, it’s a miracle that we accomplish anything at all with all the Facebook chimes going off on our phones and other mediums desperately calling for our attention. Chris is a self proclaimed expert at showing bloggers how they can get traffic, build communities, make money online and be successful.