Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that the news feed algorithm will be changing in a way that impacts brands and publishers. He made it crystal clear that we all will see less brand content in our news feed. 10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content That Owns the News Feed Like a Boss.

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Community Building Through Innovative Conferences

Convince & Convert

Jason Keath of Social Fresh joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to tell us about the blooming success of Social Fresh and how to run a more efficient, interesting conference. Jason Keath, Social Fresh @jasonkeath.

The #LMA13 Twitter Feed

Myrland Marketing

Tweets about “#lma13″ LMA LMA 2013 Tweet Stream Twitter Uncategorized #LMA2013 Annual Conference Legal Marketing Association LMA13 Social Media

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What F8 Developer’s Conference 2011 Holds for Brands and Users

Mindjumpers

F8 is Facebook Developer’s Conference where changes and new solutions for the platform are in focus. But so far, some crucial changes have already been implemented making way for more in the Conference. News Feed: A change to how the news feed is organized has also been done.

5 Tips for a Fantastic Marketing Conference

Cody Ward

I recently attended a marketing conference in Indianapolis, IN called Connections - “Inspire the Future” The event was put on by ExactTarget , an international email marketing service provider. Inspired by how well this event was executed, I thought I’d share 5 tips from what I saw at the conference that in my opinion made it successful. Embrace the conversations by setting up Twitter hashtags, Facebook pages about the event, or other channels for people to share.

Enriching Conferences With Real Interaction

Janet Fouts

Conferences have changed. The days of canned presentations where we hear the same old blah, blah, blah we heard at the last 3 conferences just isn’t going to draw a crowd anymore. Keep an eye on Twitter too, the @SFAMA will be live-tweeting the event with the tag #IMS13.

Twitter Cleans up Spam Accounts

Ignite Social Media

Twitter has been struggling ever since they moved away from their bread and butter of the reverse chronological feed in early 2016. The recent news that Twitter is overrun with fake accounts delivered a massive blow to Twitter’s reputation.

Can't Facebook Kill Twitter?

Twist Image

Twitter does one thing right that Facebook isn't doing. No, it's definitely not how Twitter handle trolls and harassment. It's everything from, "hey did anybody else see or hear those low-flying planes over the park just now," to trying to figure out what the hive mind thinks about that conference in Phoenix we're all attending, to right now being able to search within these live and real-time events for a specific topic (like, "what did everyone think of the keynote speaker?" ).

Everything Marketers Need to Know About F8 Conference 2017 to Stay Ahead on Facebook

Buffer Social

Your secret sauce is Facebook’s F8 conference ! We’ll be sharing and chatting about the exciting news live on social media for both days of the conferences — Live tweeting , live video sessions , Instagram Stories , and more. What’s New with News Feed (1 PM PST).

13 Signs That You're At a Tech Conference | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

While I truly love the energy and content at tech conferences, I’m struck (and, at moments, slightly entertained) by the differences in style and etiquette between the entrepreneurial tech events and those with a? If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed !

The Void That Twitter Could Leave

Twist Image

Dear Twitter, please don't go. These are dangerous times for Twitter. Their users are curious (yes, there are millions of people still looking at Twitter daily, but are they really using it?). Many have written about the struggles of Twitter. Is there are place for Twitter or have Instagram and Snapchat become the darlings of the day? Is Twitter really a feature and not a platform? What Twitter does. Twitter is the "now" feed.

How Are Associations Using Twitter?

SocialFish

——— Have you ever thought about all the goals your association has and how Twitter can help you achieve those goals? For many, the association Twitter account is treated like just another promotional channel. Sell conferences, membership and products.

5 Fast Hacks To Increase Your Twitter Click Through Rate

Webbiquity SMM

There are few things more satisfying to an online marketer than witnessing your brand’s Twitter account reach critical mass. But after that success, how do you make the most of Twitter as a traffic driver to your blog posts, landing pages, and other valuable content?

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. does for Twitter and carries it across LinkedIn and Facebook”).

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3 Simple Tactics for Using Twitter as a Traction Channel

Convince & Convert

Wondering if Twitter could be the marketing tool your business needs? Thinking your company needs a larger Twitter following? Now, if you’re ready to proceed, Twitter marketing could be just what you were looking for. Even the real people on Twitter are too busy for you.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list.

Making The Most Of A Twitter Chat

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Making The Most Of A Twitter Chat September 2nd, 2010 Tweet Huddle, huddle, roil and muddle I remember the first Twitter chat I attended.

Meercat jumps on Twitter Video

Janet Fouts

People are jumping on Meerkat , a relatively new app that allows us to live stream video directly to Twitter through the app. If you’re streaming a Meerkat video it’s pushed to your followers on Meerkat in real time and viewable on Twitter in real time.

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50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. 51% of active Twitter users follow companies, brands or products on social networks. How popular is Twitter?

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Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches #FirstTweet, Facebook Paper Teams With TED

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including lots of changes and new features for Facebook and Twitter: Twitter celebrates its 8th birthday with #FirstTweet. Twitter.

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12 Twitter Tips For Lawyers

Myrland Marketing

12 TWITTER TIPS. Well, it’s no secret I’m talking about Twitter because I’ve made that obvious in the title of today’s post. There are 645,750,000 active Twitter users, sending an average of 58 million Tweets a day. SHOULD LAWYERS USE TWITTER? .

Twitter Homepage Refresh | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Twitter Homepage Refresh Written on July 28, 2009 by Justin Levy in social media , twitter 17 Comments - Leave a comment! What do you think should be the next update from Twitter?

How to Use Your CEO’s Twitter Account to Build Brand Loyalty

Convince & Convert

A dramatic number of consumers have come to expect an executive presence on social media, particularly Twitter, as a means of accessing brands 24/7/365. For marketers, this means it’s time to drag your CEOs into Twitter Town, if they aren’t already there.

How to deal with Twitter overwhelm

Absolute PA

By the way, (d) is not a valid reason to following someone on Twitter, especially if you have no interest in them and they tweet nonsense. Activate the Twitter filter feature! The best way to filter your Twitter stream is with Twitter lists. Are you drowning in tweets?

I'm Engaged! (4 Tales of Accidental Twitter Friends)

Almost Savvy

4 Tales of Accidental Twitter Friends) Posted by Irene Koehler in Business , Networking , Social Media , Tips , Twitter on November 17, 2009 | 16 responses It’s true, I’m engaged. As with other networking platforms, I use Twitter primarily for business purposes.

Sharing Content in Another Stream

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Sharing Content in Another Stream Written on January 21, 2010 by Justin Levy in google , social media , twitter 21 Comments - Leave a comment!

What f8 Brought for us Today and What to Expect Further

Mindjumpers

Some of them are already visible to us in form of new “News feed” design, tickers, Friend Activity for brand etc. In the following we will look at the changes we can see on Facebook today and what do we expect f8 developers conference to bring for us.

Pledge Your Weight Loss, Feed Others | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

For every pound you pledge, General Mills and other partners will donate 14¢ I love this idea – lose weight while helping to feed others; there is a perfect balance in this equation. The Pound for Pound Challenge lets anyone help feed Hawaii’s hungry.

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Etsy's PR Nightmare: Greeting Cards Making Light Of Rape

Waxing UnLyrical

Walking the transparency talk I WAS going to write about something to do with online integrity, but, like many well-meaning bloggers, I got side-tracked by my Twitter feed. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

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Hey, Twitter: I Want My Realtime Search. (And I Want It Now.)

The Realtime Report

Twitter’s been making all kinds of announcements about enhancements to Twitter mobile. ” “Now with Twitter Cards , so you can see the story from an official news organization right in your Twitter stream!” But Twitter wants to be a media company.

Twitter’s Gnip Deal Ensures a Closed Ecosystem

Stay N' Alive

Today, at Defrag conference , Twitter announced a new deal with the Real-Time stream proxy Gnip , where for $360,000 per year they will search 50% of all content posted to Twitter. This move follows the move, as I mentioned earlier, of Twitter moving further and further away from an open platform , and more towards one they fully control, which, as I’m sure is their opinion, will hopefully bring them more revenue in the future.

ICYMI – Layout, Periscope and Facebook F8 Conference

Danny WhatMough

Twitter links up with Foursquare for tagging locations in tweets. Twitter released research looking at how users are planning vote in the forthcoming General Election. Twitter released new real-time video product Periscope. Updated Facebook comments feature – for those that use Facebook’s comment tool on blogs and website, this will now synchronise with comment feeds on the Facebook newsfeed.

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When a Taco Truck Meets Twitter

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking When a Taco Truck Meets Twitter Written on July 29, 2009 by Justin Levy in business , social media , twitter 14 Comments - Leave a comment!

LeWeb Bingo!

Almost Savvy

Posted by Irene Koehler in Blogging , Business , Facebook , Networking , Social Media , Tips , Twitter on December 8, 2009 | one response Here in Paris, the excitement about LeWeb is palpable. One peek at the agenda and it is easy to see that the conference is packed full of meaty content.

Google News Should Integrate Twitter Search

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Google News Should Integrate Twitter Search Written on July 27, 2009 by Justin Levy in google , social media , twitter 3 Comments - Leave a comment! If they don’t buy Twitter?

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How To Create a Conference Badge Page

Bare Feet Studios

Upload Your Graphics to a Server The logical place to stash your banners is the same server that serves your conference or event website although you can also place them on a Flickr account or other photo-sharing site. Now is a good time to sign up to receive new articles by email as soon as they are published or subscribe to our RSS feed. at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N?

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Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble | social crm.

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 Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble? consumers from ExactTarget and CoTweet (they are clients) called Twitter X-Factors shows that just 5% of Americans follow even one brand on Twitter.

Five Benefits to Using Twitter Â? Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Marketing , Social Media > The Many Uses of Twitter The Many Uses of Twitter by Tamar Weinberg on June 15, 2007 Share As I promised in my earlier thread , besides answering the typical question, “What are you doing?&# , Twitter has many additional uses. Twitter as a tool to communicate during conferences. Twitter as a tracking device.

How To Kill Relationships With A Slap In The Face

Waxing UnLyrical

Not only was I told that I was no longer worthy enough to speak at this event – because that’s essentially what it comes down to – but I was offered the wooden spoon of perhaps being on a “Twitter panel&# via teleseminar.

How to Immediately Gain Traction on Twitter (and Grow Your Business)

Rebekah Radice

Twitter has changed the way your business interacts with consumers online. If you’ve been looking for ideas to help elevate your Twitter presence and expand your business through Twitter , read on. How to Immediately Gain Traction on Twitter (and Grow Your Business).