Fad Four: 4 Social Networks You’ve Probably Forgotten About

Ignite Social Media

New social networks pop up every now and then, leading the marketing and tech blogging world to collectively proclaim it as the next big thing. In this post, I want to pour one out for the fallen warriors of social media innovation.

When a Con Artist Comes Calling: Online Community

Laurel Papworth

Recently, in an online community I am involved in, the members decided to get together in real life (IRL). of social network members that meet online will meet offline each year. So the group booked a venue interstate, a dinner, hotels etc and submitted a deposit to the moderator (community volunteer admin) who agreed to organise it all. The moderator had been a mod for around a year, and was someone the administrator had selected from the community.

Online Community Manager – Social Media Business

Laurel Papworth

I ‘ve rebranded my Social Media Business podcast last week – let me know what you think! This episode: social network for arty crafty types Etsy.com makes $400m, massively multiplayer online game World of Warcraft makes 1.2 Also, we managed the Junior Masterchef online communities (Facebook, blogs, forums) and keeping kids safe online against their own efforts!

Vanns Community Manager Update: I Turned The Opportunity Down

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community , Social Media / Vanns Community Manager Update: I Turned The Opportunity Down | Subcribe via RSS Vanns Community Manager Update: I Turned The Opportunity Down September 14th, 2009 Posted in Community , Social Media Tweet Share Because so many of my family, friends, friends of friends, etc. Vanns already has a community site up and running. Social Media.

List of 12 Top Social Media Podcasts in 2012

Laurel Papworth

Do you want to know the best social media podcasts for you or just want to increase your podcast listening around Facebook, Twitter, social media, online communities and so on? Here is a list I came up with – you might have more social media podcasts to add to the list.

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Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

Viewdle – Photo and Video Face Tagging from Viewdle on Vimeo. augmented reality Online Communities social media social networks Facebook facial recognition privacy

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? Monetizing social networks.

API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

is “little bits everywhere&# – don’t force customers to come to your site, let them do purchase your products on their site, where they are, and let their social network be informed. An overview of social media monetization revenues. Social Media Business.

The Value Of Blog Comments

Twist Image

The macro theory here is that Blogging is a part of Social Media which inherently means that the spirit of community needs to be present. We also didn't have much in the way of bookmarking engines or online social networks to share the content we were interested in with our peers. They can tweet a link of it out to their network on Twitter. We often look to see the activity in the comments as a form of social proof, don't we? online community.

5 Hacks To Make The Most Out of Social Channels

Kikolani

this post till the end, and I promise to share tricks you haven’t taken into consideration while choosing right social channels for your business. I believe you have skills to bring every social channel to heel. Know the character of every social channel.

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Video Marketing For Your Business

yMarketingMatters

Videos stand out on social media, giving customers a quick overview of a product without overwhelming them with text. The main goal of social media video for businesses is to make a connection, get shared and start a dialogue with the target audience. Vimeo.

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5 Hacks To Make The Most Out of Social Channels

Kikolani

this post till the end, and I promise to share tricks you haven’t taken into consideration while choosing right social channels for your business. I believe you have skills to bring every social channel to heel. Know the character of every social channel.

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25 of the Best Facebook Page Apps to Give Your Business a Boost

Hootsuite

Despite Facebook’s inflated video view stats , video remains one of the top ways to attract social engagement. Facebook offers live stream capability directly within the app, but if you’d like to broadcast to other channels, Vimeo’s Livestream is a good option. Resources Social

7 Step Secret Sauce Recipe For Social Media Success

Diva Marketing Blog

Me: So I told him the 7 Step Secret Sauce Recipe For Social Media Success. Building a personae of people you want to reach helps to go beyond traditional demographics to including digital/social behaviors. . Community Generosity - Identify your peers, influencers and greatest fans.

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How to Strengthen Your Social Media Strategy Right Now

Rebekah Radice

And so it is with any social media campaign embarked upon without strategy or tactics. While Sun Tzu couldn’t possibly foresee the emergence of social media, his advice is as relevant as ever. How to Strengthen Your Social Media Strategy Right Now. Optimize Social Networks.

Link Love Monthly: Best of March 2011

SocialFish

The list below is for serendipity ; if you prefer our “Must Read&# shares about important stuff for association social media, please click here to subscribe , or click here to browse. MIT Media Lab Identity, 2011 from readyletsgo on Vimeo. The Art of Social.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Videos from Australia

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media plus some videos from my trip to Australia on kikolani.com. 10 ways to build your blog readership – if you’re looking to grow your blog’s community, take a look at these tips! Social Media / Social Networking. Can you fake social proof?

Differences between Social Channels

Social Media Network Marketing

Social sharing sites. From written reviews to rich media, users share information of all forms on social sharing sites. Think YouTube, Vimeo, and Flickr. These are three popular examples of social sharing sites. Social networking sites. If you've ever heard of a little site called Facebook, you are familiar with a social networking site. Today's other popular social networking sites include LinkedIn and MySpace.

Social Notes: How Technology is Giving Music Power to the People

Convince & Convert

Social networking, crowdfunding, digital distribution, music streaming services, mobile technology, and affordable recording equipment has put the power of music in the hands of the people. Have your clients create Spotify playlists and push them through their other social channels.

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How to Strengthen Your Social Media Strategy Right Now

Rebekah Radice

And so it is with any social media campaign embarked upon without strategy or tactics. While Sun Tzu couldn’t possibly foresee the emergence of social media, his advice is as relevant as ever. How to Strengthen Your Social Media Strategy Right Now. Optimize Social Networks.

How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Founded by four ex-Googlers, FriendFeed allows you to subscribe to your friends’ updates across 35 social networks and to stay up to date with the content they’re discovering and sharing across the web. Or you could be busy at work and avoiding social media altogether.

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10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking 10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media Written on July 14, 2009 by Justin Levy in charity , mashable , social media 3 Comments - Leave a comment!

Interview With N.E.D. - The Rock N Roll Docs

Diva Marketing Blog

Andrea Kalin, Director, Executive Producer: Andrea Kalin is an Emmy Award Winning filmmaker and founder of Spark Media , a production company dedicated to producing films with a social conscience. . . No Evidence of Disease (Trailer) from Spark Media on Vimeo.

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Why Customer Service Should Be in Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With social media — or quite frankly, the existence of the Internet, any misstep you make in your personal dealings with others can become public. Social media is social. Customer service is social, too. We’re starting to use search — and social media — as our recommendation engines. Don’t you think, however, that the more consumers use social media for customer service, the more it floods the system?

The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” Guide | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” is about more than just social media. Become Part of the Online Community Get on LinkedIn.

44 Blogging Questions and Answers

Kikolani

Last week, I was given the opportunity to do a live question and answer session on Social Media Examiner ’s Facebook page. Social Media Examiner’s Live Blogging Q&A. Also, it’s not all about what you do on your site or your social media.

Interview With N.E.D. - The Rock N Roll Docs

Diva Marketing Blog

Andrea Kalin, Director, Executive Producer: Andrea Kalin is an Emmy Award Winning filmmaker and founder of Spark Media , a production company dedicated to producing films with a social conscience. . . No Evidence of Disease (Trailer) from Spark Media on Vimeo.

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3 Tactics I Used to Develop a PageRank 5 Blog in 5 Months

ProBlogger

But what you can do is create content that is so in-demand, and so amazing, that the community at large can’t help but link back to you. What I had was a Facebook page, multiple Twitter accounts, and more than a few social networking accounts as well as media distribution properties like Flickr, YouTube, Vimeo, and more. This guest post is by John Saddington of TentBlogger.

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Aloha Summit Links: Overview of Online Video

Bare Feet Studios

Viddler.com – great for building communities and groups, embedded comments travel with the episodes; developing B2B features and services You can also do web cam recording right in to the browser at Viddler too. Vimeo - High Def videos; groups and memes Mobile Video: Qik – for Nokia N95 and iPhone Flixwagon – Nokia N60 series and iPhone Many of these services will cross post to other social apps, such as Twitter or each other even.

14 Things I Think I Think About Social Media

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 14 Things I Think I Think About Social Media May 26th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet This is a video interview that my friend Mike Stelzner of Social Media Examiner did with me a few weeks ago.