7 Tips to Leverage the Power of SMS Marketing

Convince & Convert

Not all SMS marketing campaigns are created equal. There are some companies who fully integrate SMS marketing into their business strategy and others who see it as a side project. Given this, which company do you think will have a more successful marketing campaign?

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Everything You Need to Know to Run a Successful SMS Marketing Campaign

Convince & Convert

Image via BigStockPhoto.com If you haven’t started looking for ways to add SMS text message marketing to your marketing mix, now is the time. Some of the top brands invest heavily in SMS today to communicate with customers because over 90% of SMS messages are read within 3 minutes of receipt.

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SMS Marketing: a Grossly Underrated Marketing Tactic

Kikolani

Text message or SMS marketing delivers insanely higher ROIs and ridiculously higher sales than any other digital or conventional media. Take a moment to let these figures sink in: Papa John’s SMS marketing campaign boosted sales by 33% and generated an ROI above 500%.

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Secret Social Media Engagement Hacks You Shouldn’t Be Without

agora pulse

In this article I’m going to show you some secret social media engagement hacks that will work if you have zero budget, a low fan count, and a marketing team of … just you! A quick look at this live social media activity tracker will tell you just how fierce the competition has become.

Social Media for NonProfits: Not Strictly Unprofitable

SocialFish

We have some amazing examples of social media campaigns by non-profit organizations. In fact, they were some of the earliest adopters of social media because it was a free platform to spread awareness. Get Social.

“Digitally Mature” Companies Make More Money

The Realtime Report

How about this one: according to a new study by Capgemini Consulting and the MIT Center for Digital Business, companies that are “digitally mature” generate more revenue, are more profitable and achieve higher market valuations. What Makes a Company Digitally Mature?

Social Media for NonProfits: Not Strictly Unprofitable

SocialFish

We have some amazing examples of social media campaigns by non-profit organizations. In fact, they were some of the earliest adopters of social media because it was a free platform to spread awareness. Get Social.

Is Your Business Ready For Mobile Marketing?

yMarketingMatters

Mobile marketing is a multi-channel, digital marketing strategy aimed at reaching a target audience on their smartphones, tablets, and/or other mobile devices, via websites, email, SMS, social media, and apps. MicKinsey & Company ).

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The Nominees For Best Social Media Work – The Bees Awards

Mindjumpers

Tweet We have in earlier posts written about The Bees Awards; the first international social media award show. And the jury has got plenty of social media work to evaluate – from all continents and 21 countries. Best Use of a Social Media Platform.

How Social Media and Mobile Technology Impact the Customer Experience [Infographic]

Cody Ward

It’s easy for technology start-ups and web service companies to understand the importance of communicating with customers through channels such as social media and mobile technology.

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Firebelly at Brainstorming & Social Media Optimization Summits

Firebelly

In today’s competitive environment, it takes a fierce marketing strategy to position your company and communities ahead of the competition; and this session will equip you to make-over your existing marketing plan into a Super Model of success.

How One Unhappy Customer Multiplies Across Social Media

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « What the F**k is Social Media NOW? Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing. The company was arrogant -- all but the social media manager who chimed in on my post.

5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly VP Co-Authors Corporate Blogging for Dummies (Out Now!) | Main | Firebelly at Blog Indiana » August 13, 2010 5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads Tweet 1. Is A Social Crash Coming?

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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.

Social Media Citizens Hate BP + 4 Other Social Media News Items

Firebelly

What are the 5 biggest risks for businesses in the social media space? Find out below in this weeks 5 social media stories I wouldnt want you to miss: 1. Its important to be careful with whom you allow admin privileges on your companys Facebook page.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and 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 The 6 Dangerous Fallacies of Social Media October 8th, 2008 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet (Amazing Gangsta Chimp image by the talented Matt Cioffi ) You may have heard of social media.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and 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 7 Surprising Statistics About Twitter in America April 29th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Ah Twitter, we thought we knew you.

Social Media Should Drop Dead

Twist Image

You can't kill a good online social network. People have a strong appetite to share (or steal - depending on where you stand with this controversial issue) music, movies, books and much more -much to the chagrin of the big entertainment companies and the struggling artists. The passing of the data is centralized and controlled by local, independently operated SMS (text message) gateways. online social network. social media. social web.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and 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 The 3 Amigos: Email, Blogging, Social Sharing August 19th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet For a while now, there’s been too much talk about social media vs. email vs. search.

Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media | Main | Youtube Tuesday: ESCP Europe Human Experience » January 15, 2010 Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15 Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader.

Twitter is top social media channel among Fortune 500

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Facebook Stories From This Week You Need To Read | Main | Firebelly Work: J.C. 35% (173) of the Fortune 500 have active Twitter accounts (a post within the past thirty days); and nearly 50% of the top 100 companies (47) have a Twitter account. The number one ranked company, Exxon Mobil, does not have a Twitter account. Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

How to Effectively Bottle Social Media and Product Integration

Convince & Convert

This year, instead of hoping to get it just right, I’ll be serving a wine that has the best aspects of Thanksgiving (family, friends, socializing) built right into the product. include() may indeed be the world’s most social wine. An Intoxicating Social Media Experiment. The company itself is a joint venture between Artistech (Kelowna, British Columbia) and beverage consultancy Artisan Group (Vancouver).

The Untapped Potential Of Emojis And Their Role In Social Media Marketing

Unmetric

Nokia 3310 with its smileys ruled the way we communicated, almost every SMS sent out had a ‘smiley’ attached. Can you imagine a few years ago that a Fortune 500 company would release an almost indecipherable press release?

5 Exciting Social Media and Marketing Trends to Know in 2017 – Noah Kagan [SSM055]

Buffer Social

What if you could predict the future and gain access to the latest social media and marketing trends that will eventually make a huge difference in your business? 5 Exciting Social Media and Marketing Trends to Know in 2017. SMS Marketing.

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The Changing Customer Service - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Due to Social Media the way customers are now serviced has taken a change. And it goes without saying, that though we have good possibility via the Social Media there will be some who will perform well and others who may not. Somehow they never knew what was taking place at the company level. If there is birthday greeting to be sent out then perhaps an SMS would go out. Coming to the Social Media scenario it is changing the way people interact.

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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. Revenue: Events in Social Networks (2).

5 Tips for a Fantastic Marketing Conference

Cody Ward

Bring in the Big Dogs – Not every company has the resources to hire famous celebrities, bands, and entertainers to attend their conference. Some of them might come from your company but it is much more powerful if they don’t. Embrace Social Sharing – If you’re going to throw an event or conference then you need to be prepared for people to talk about it online.

Marketing Automation, Set It and Forget It

Cody Ward

Whether you’re a B2B or B2C company, it’s advantageous to manage your customers and prospects in one of the many customer relationship management (CRM) systems. If you’re like many companies, you employ a marketing individual or team to collect your contacts information and execute campaigns in somewhat of a batch and blast situation. Your programs will also be able to run outside of your companies work hours.

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Tips To Get You Started On TSU [For Personal Use, Business Use, Brand Use] - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

First thing first get to know the Social Media Platform: TSU is pronounced as 'sue'. You may wonder why TSU when we already have many other Social Media Platforms where we have our set of Friends and Relatives already. Opportunity to do just the same things you already do on other Social Media Platform just that here you will be rewarded not just be another person in the sea of people. ​​ Over 3.5 Tsu is a great Opportunity.

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The Changing Customer Service - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Due to Social Media the way customers are now serviced has taken a change. And it goes without saying, that though we have good possibility via the Social Media there will be some who will perform well and others who may not. Somehow they never knew what was taking place at the company level. If there is birthday greeting to be sent out then perhaps an SMS would go out. Coming to the Social Media scenario it is changing the way people interact.

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social media marketing might be for you (and it might not)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Objectified: Our Relationship with Manufactured Objects and, by Extension, the People who Design Them. Does social media marketing fit your company's approach to business? Make sure that social media fits in your overall marketing mix. So social media marketing may be right for your company.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and 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 Is It Curtains for the App Store? Ive founded 5 companies, and spent 15 years running digital marketing agencies.

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Is Social Media the Final Frontier of Marketing?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Is Social Media the Final Frontier of Marketing? Is Social Media the Final Frontier of Marketing?

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The Bees Awards Winners 2010

Mindjumpers

Tweet Earlier we wrote about The Bees Awards on the blog , which is the 1st international social media competition for marketing and communications professionals. Best Use of a Social Media Platform: Prime. Best Use of Media Press Room: Wenderfalck Kommunikation.

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This Digital Agency Saves Hours Each Week Using Agorapulse

agora pulse

Social Media Solutions (SMS) is a Qatari digital communication agency that builds and manages reputations for nonprofit, retail, healthcare and retail clients. Problem: Hard to find their shiny needle in the social media tool haystack.

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6 Lessons I learned from Seth Godin at SmartHustle Conference

yMarketingMatters

The smallest viable market is the biggest insight any company can have. The hierarchy of attention is: SMS, email, video, and far at the bottom….reading. Blast any press you get all over social media.

The 23 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions for Digital Marketers

Webbiquity SMM

Displays LinkedIn profile and other information about your contacts right inside your Gmail inbox: profile picture, current location (if known), job role and company. Showcase reviews: Likeable Media. ” — Likeable Media. Showcase reviews: Likeable Media.

Should Businesses Use Twitter As a Marketing Channel? [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet With the Internet becoming a competitive universe to operate in, social media platforms are regularly innovating and trying to establish themselves as commercially viable. Launched in 2006, Twitter is popularly called the “SMS of internet&#.

The Mobile Imperative

Twist Image

Making things even more complex are the telco companies who are still charging confusing fee structures for mobile data. I often lament this moment in time as being one where us Marketers are trapped in media purgatory. media channel. media purgatory. social media.

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Why Twitter is Trying to Turn Itself Into Facebook

Convince & Convert

Tweetable Moments That’s the beauty of social media: There aren’t specific rules about how we have to use it. As such an early adopter, Joel learned very early on that social interaction online is fun, and you can meet some very smart, cool people.

SXSW 2011: Strong on Networking; Less on Content

Dave Fleet

SXSW really is one of the key networking opportunities for people in the social space, and as attendee numbers continue to rise (more on that shortly, the opportunities are ever-increasing. No breakout companies this year. events social media uncategorized

[Case Study] Have you crossed the mobile threshold?

SocialFish

The first of hopefully many case studies of the awesome work that ICF (the company we consult for) does every day. A data point from an SMS campaign was another trigger for our approach to responsive design.

The Surprising Places Marketers Plan to Increase Budgets in 2014

Convince & Convert

Several interesting point in this study, including the fact that increasing brand awareness is the number two priority among respondents (which are incidentally a very broad pool of marketers – from entry level and small business, to 35+ years of experience and global enterprise companies).