Companies Embrace Social Media

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According to the people behind the Bees Awards, the general trends to be observed among the entries is the fact that brands and companies are embracing the use of social media in their marketing approach.

For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

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Without alignment with the corporate strategy, there is no chance that you will be truthful towards your target group or stand a chance in supporting the company with the initiative. like all other initiatives that are successful in a company is successful, it’s a team effort.

For Companies: 10 Questions to ask yourself before entering social.

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Without alignment with the corporate strategy, there is no chance that you will be truthful towards your target group or stand a chance in supporting the company with the initiative. like all other initiatives that are successful in a company is successful, it’s a team effort.

HOW TO: Make Facebook Your Company Newsroom – My Mashable article

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HOW TO: Make Facebook Your Company Newsroom.

Private companies, ID cards, data and employees

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As data becomes increasingly valuable, companies need to ensure they meet all legal regulations and ethical guidelines, and also think about who has access to the data, and for what reason. blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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Please Help Me Pick a New Look For My Blog

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We’ve added Disqus as the commenting system. Also, since you’re in the process of fixing up your blog I wanted to remind you that Mofuse is not doing justice to your mobile site – [link] I tried switching to Disqus but had lots of trouble importing my comments from WordPress, did you have any trouble with that? blog comments powered by Disqus Subscribe to Convince & Convert Jay Baer Greetings.

Urban Outfitters Likes Facebook

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This way, Facebook is central to the company’s marketing of online products. As with many other companies and websites, Urban Outfitters has implemented Facebook’s social plugins to their website, so that the visitors can ‘Like’ the products they see.

5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Marketing Effort

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Furthermore, it is also a vital step that your name is memorable and representative of your company. If the audience feels that they are a part of the business and they are listened to, automatically, they will build more trust towards the company.

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Everything You Need To Know About Social Media

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Using Wordpress Like a Pro

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Old Spice Spoof nails it!

5 Quick Tips: Take Your Corporate Blog to the Next Level

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An intern should not be in this position, because to a certain extent, an individual who is there to reflect what your company is about for 6 months will not be able to reflect justly the culture and essence of your company.

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Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work

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Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work by Tamar Weinberg on August 14, 2009 Share In the spirit of featuring case studies like the ones in Chapter 4 of The New Community Rules , I am going to highlight other companies that have excelled in their social media achievements.

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

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If you wanna try it out for the first time, you can go for one of the free services, but if you are a company or a brand, you should go for the selfhosted Wordpress option.

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Need A Little Inspiration? | Justin Levy

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I look at how other companies operate in different industries and try to apply some of those qualities that I admire to the companies that I’m part of.

Yes, Another iPad Review, But From Someone Who Still PCs Too!

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I just refuse to not enjoy and recognize great products even when they come from companies outside the one I work for. Leave a Reply blog comments powered by Disqus 105 SUBSCRIBERS 50161 FOLLOWERS Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me

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Yes, Another iPad Review, But From Someone Who Still PCs Too!

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I just refuse to not enjoy and recognize great products even when they come from companies outside the one I work for. Leave a Reply blog comments powered by Disqus 105 SUBSCRIBERS 50161 FOLLOWERS Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me

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3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many companies partake in this “shiny toy syndrome&# and do it all without a plan or strategy in place. This may be nothing more than a refresher course in the Captain Obvious department but even the savviest of companies is still missing the boat.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. If you are officially representing your company, you’d want to create an Official Page.

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The ABCs of Startup Marketing

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Anyone that has worked the startup life before knows how different and difficult it can be and how important marketing and lead generation is to the survival of the company. He’s works for an awesome company and is a good friend of mine that I think you would enjoy following.

12 Cloud-Based Tools to Stay Productive | Justin Levy

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When I was at my old company I had a large outsourced team based in the Philippines.

Controlling The Conversation: Strategies To Get People Talking.

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jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community , Social Media / Controlling The Conversation: Strategies To Get People Talking About What You Want | Subcribe via RSS Controlling The Conversation: Strategies To Get People Talking About What You Want August 17th, 2009 Posted in Community , Social Media Tweet Share No matter the time, place, platform, or technology, having people talking about your company, products or services is a good thing period.

Sell Products Online via Facebook | Freelance Social Media

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Dropbox It Like It's Hot

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jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Software / Dropbox It Like It’s Hot | Subcribe via RSS Dropbox It Like It’s Hot August 13th, 2010 Posted in Software Tweet Share I love it when a company does one thing, and does it extremely well. Leave a Reply blog comments powered by Disqus 105 SUBSCRIBERS 50161 FOLLOWERS Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly in Social Media

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This is a guest post from Erica Brown Companies from mom and pops to multinational corporations are diving into, or at the very least, dipping a toe in to the pool of social media. You see it more than you should : companies who master Facebook , but ignore their Twitter accounts.

Is Your Social Strategy Proactive or Reactive | Social Media.

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there’s a schism coming in social media between companies using it for marketing, and companies using it for customer service and CRM. Match Your Social Media Tactics to Your Social Media Goal The problem we’re faced with today is that very few companies seem to be thinking about their efforts in this way. On Twitter for example, if you’re tweeting about your company’s new product, you’re engaged in a customer gain event.

Tweetpeats: When Twitter Meets Television | Freelance Social Media

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FOX Broadcasting Company is ready to utilize the social media platform with its new programming, Tweet-peats.

Apple Gets More Serious About Using Twitter, but Why it Doesn't Matter

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If it was a Comcast product, you’d get a near immediate response from Frank Eliason , the company’s Director of Digital Care. It can instill faith that your customers have in your company. It can make all the difference in nurturing a positive perception of your company.

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Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

For a big company account, it’s difficult to actually engage all day long (and all week long, especially if you’re a 9-5 shop). Digg Diigo Disqus Dopplr Facebook Fetch Flickr FriendFeed gdgt Google Reader Identi.ca

What's new in 2009? Feedback 3.0 | Freelance Social Media

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The company that I work for is just now talking about getting into the game. Companies have started to take note, but to a large degree still choose to listen, not talk back , trying to ‘learn’ from the for-all-to-see review revolution.

Blogging Etiquette in the Face of a PR Pitch: What Miss Blogging.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As someone who does public relations for companies, I’m sure you carefully pick your bloggers for the pitch. My company, Leftos.com is going through a complete revamp and relaunch so it’s important that we let these bloggers know what we’re up to.

Facebook Pages is a Great Tool for Engaging Customers

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We decided not only to build a Facebook page for his company but to also build pages catered to people that would be interested in what he offered.

Using Social Media in a Brand Marketing Campaign

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The goal is to associate the company with it’s services and offerings. People are often weary of materials coming directly from the company so if you have any 3rd party reviews you can link to and share that is ideal.

Utah CEO Article on Document Sharing

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Document sharing is a great tactic for companies that requires some solid thought and strategy behind it when you’re considering it. Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » Utah CEO Article on Document Sharing Utah CEO Article on Document Sharing Written on March 5, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media 0 Comments - Leave a comment!

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Website and Conversion Optimization in Hard Times

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Everyone knows that more often then not that marketing dollars are often the first to go, most of us also know that the companies that make smart use of their marketing dollars in economic downturns often can gain considerable market share.

4 Detective Tricks to Find Your Customers in Social Media | Social.

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Companies should follow, not lead, their customers across the social Web. Rapleaf is better for larger companies. I never experience that issue, and one of the companies I used it at had about 15,000 employees on the roster? I never experience that issue, and one of the companies I used it at had about 15,000 employees on the roster? " -Jay Baer [link] [link] David Burn "Companies should follow, not lead, their customers across the social Web."

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

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In fact, social media can be MORE transformative for a B2B company than a B2C company. Creating and calibrating a social media strategy for any company should follow the same process. You need to determine why your company should be social, for whom your efforts are intended and where your audience is in the buying cycle, and how you’ll measure success.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

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When I discuss this concept with companies, however, too often I hear something in the realm of “we don’t know what to provide our customers that would be helpful.&# Because helpfulness hasn’t historically been looked at as a marketing objective (tons of great stuff about this umbrella concept in Scott Stratten’s forthcoming new book UnMarketing – buy it ), identifying areas where help could be provided isn’t in the DNA of most companies – yet.

Why You're the Key to Social Media Success

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New research from White Horse of 104 companies found that in 86% of companies, executives are not using social media. Would a company launch a major television campaign if the CEO had never watched TV? Never Heard Of It This is of course a situation that is most acute in B2B, where White Horse found that 60% of companies either have low executive interest in social media, or have modest interest but a lack of education. A B2B software company, or Skittles?

Why Social Media is Scary | Social Media Strategery

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Development Social Media Why Social Media is Scary Sun, Jan 11, 2009 Best Of , Social Media As one of my company’s social media leads, I’ve had the opportunity to speak with a wide range of people about social media. And companies will fire employees (and do) for blogging.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

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Because our behaviors on the social Web leave a noticeable fingerprint, smart companies can modify the way they engage and interact with us, based on our social graph, purchase history, etc. But now, social media is enabling companies to make influencer outreach a foundational marketing tactic. If you have income in your database, isolate customers in the upper middle tier (for most companies).