Social Media Tools and Resources for Social Learning


Here’s a link to the list, which includes articles on social learning and the difference between social media and social learning, then a list of social media tools and platforms that I think go hand-in-hand with social learning. Social Media Platforms and Tools for Social Learning.

4 Free Tools to Measure Your Instagram Success

Waxing UnLyrical

My photographer ( Andi Grant ) and wedding planner ( Jamie Howell ) post fun photos of their office construction, clients, DIY projects, and their everyday life. Immediately intrigued, I sought out to find some Instagram measurement tools and, of course, they do exist.

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Best social media tools bringing conversions to your online store


If you’re not boosting revenue and figuring out ways to measure this in some way, what’s the point of spending your time on constructing a well-thought-out Facebook post in the first place? If you have a strong following on Twitter, you know how complicated the simple tweeting tool can become.

7 Valuable Lessons Bloggers Can Learn from Construction Workers


Did you know there are similarities between blogging and construction work? I also took notes about how the construction lessons I was learning applied to blogging. This post is a collection of those notes and reveals valuable lessons that bloggers can learn from construction workers to become better bloggers. Construction workers aren’t typically reading types. Lesson #2: Learn how to use your tools. On a construction site, tools are a worker’s best friend.

Survey: Blogging within the architecture, design and construction.

Gemma Went

Some of the results were presented by Gemma Went at the Emap Construction Marketing Pre-Conference Training Day in February 2010, but we did promise we’d publish the full results of the survey. 17% of those were in construction, 23% design and 34% architecture.

The Re-Branding of Me: Website Under Construction | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

14 Responses to “The Re-Branding of Me: Website Under Construction&# Silouan says: June 6, 2009 at 9:30 am Site looks nice and crisp.

Big Data for Small Businesses [Infographic]


For such small businesses, having access to tools to process that data would be a great way to improve their operations. For example, Google Maps is an amazing tool that can be leveraged efficiently by small businesses in the real estate, construction, architecture, and engineering fields.

Connecting 2 the World: Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill? I have been reading "Constructing Grounded Theory" by Kathy Charmaz for my dissertation. One problem I see with all of the data and communication tools available to students is the lack of training on how to problem solve and conduct an analysis. Imagine giving workers this tool in knowledge work. Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

Social Media For YOUR Learning


For an individual learner, it is possible to construct their own personal learning environment, utilising different online tools for different purposes. It is important to think about the type of learning activity a particular tool ‘affords’.

Realignment #3: Value Propositions Are Not About You


Without an outside-in perspective, you cannot discern the true market value of your assets and, hence, construct meaningful value propositions, beyond recitations of programs and products. Value propositions are NOT marketing tools.

Three Reasons To Invest In Patient Feedback Management Solutions

The Realtime Report

With the ability to digitally compile all patient feedback across multiple online channels, healthcare facilities can glean meaningful patient insight; turning constructive online feedback into customer facing improvement.

3 Steps for Making Sure Your New Blog Makes Money Faster

However, many bloggers fail to develop social media followings because they’re simply using it as a self-promotional tool instead of a relationship-building tool. There are plenty of tools that can help you identify and attract the right people, Narrow being one of the most popular.

Buyer Personas: The Keys to Content Marketing


Buyer personas are tools that help bridge the gap between customer experiences and expectations and the assumptions that brands make about their target audiences. Customized content can help drive your prospects through the sales funnel and ultimately convert them to buyers. .

Social Media Crisis Management -Infographic

Janet Fouts

This post is intended to help you see a crisis coming and have the tools in place to assist. Set up monitoring tools for reputation management. If you need some free or low-cost listening tools here’s a list of social media listening tools to get you started.

Top 5 Signs Your Business Should Not Be Using Social Media

Almost Savvy

The number of businesses on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and YouTube is mind-boggling, but the real question is how many of them are using the tools wisely? A poorly constructed and executed social plan often leads to results more problematic than had the business done nothing at all.

Why Is Social Media Important for My SaaS?

agora pulse

Your company is the construct, but the goal of the story is to create a connection with your customers. Withsocial media management tools like Agorapulse , you can find your top ambassadors in the Reports tab under the Awareness section of the tool.

Calling all bloggers! « The Cube

Gemma Went

05/01/2010 tags: architecture , blogging , construction , construction marketing pre conference training day , Social Media , survey by Gemma Went I’m giving a talk in Feb at the Emap Construction Marketing Pre-Conference Training Day on the value of blogging in the architecture/construction sector, click here for more. Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Calling all bloggers!

Why Social Media Automation Will Eventually Kill Social Media (Unless We Do Something About It)

agora pulse

Tools to Help Your Business Succeed In 2016…” followed by a list of tools. And one of the tools mentioned in that tweet, Instagress , was shut down a month prior. Did someone fall asleep at the social media wheel or have automated tools taken over our social media newsfeeds?

The Sales Association Launches SalesProCentral


Readers will find great content on topics such as Inside Sales , Marketing , Prospecting , , Training , Tools , Sales Management , Customer Service , Lead Generation , and industry focus such as B2B Sales , Small Business , Education , Construction , and Travel.

Who Will Become the Tesla or AirBnB of the Home Category?

Social Media Strategery

In a world where people don’t aspire to own their own homes or even openly despise the idea of owning a car, where does that leave the tool, yard care and appliance markets? Milwaukee Tools has a program where you can trade in old tools and get $100 off new ones.

WordPress Themes 101


Although WordPress began as a tool for bloggers, it has now expanded to include a sophisticated content management system. Companies needing to construct multiple websites can also purchase theme packages. Related posts: Mobile Project Management Tools and Tactics.

Beyond Your Borders: Promoting Your Business Internationally Using Social Media

SocMed Sean

The Benefits Of Social Media Engagement While search engine marketing is generally geared towards increasing sales conversions for your website, social media marketing is best seen as a PR tool, for building and maintaining brand awareness, gathering customer feedback and managing negative feedback about your brand. One benefit is that you can construct posts, tweets, etc in your native language and then have them translated for the various languages you’re targeting.

Workplace Genome Project: Q1 Update


By assessing the foundational dynamics of a distinct workplace’s culture through our tools, we’re creating some powerful workforce intelligence that our clients are now using to take a laser-focused journey toward what they want to be.

How to Develop Meaningful PR Measurement

Waxing UnLyrical

Last touch attribution models discount all of the steps leading to a sale, and multi-touch attribution models are often constructed with enough assumptions to render them rather inaccurate ( for more on the statistical challenges with multi-touch attribution read this ).

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How to Identify Your Social Media Influencers

Sprout Social

For starters, here are a few different tools you can use to find the perfect influencer for your brand: BuzzSumo. A tool that continues to help brands find true influencers in their field is BuzzSumo. But if you ever need to find who is an expert in your industry, this is the tool.

The Modern Guide to Social Media for Retail

Sprout Social

At its most basic, social media is a marketing and sales tool. But with a little elbow grease (equal parts creativity, market research and strategy), social media can be an invaluable tool for building customer relationships and driving in-store sales.

Realignment #5: From Products to Solutions


The value of feedback for customers was a far more potent tool for getting them to return to Amazon’s site than marketing or advertising. Based on the new book: The Demand Perspective: Leading From the Outside In.

It’s All About.Me (Your Identity Online – Simplified)

Almost Savvy

This is one more tool which will help you make it dead simple for others to learn more about you. Have you ever received an email from someone and their signature block seems to run on forever with so many links that the signature is longer than the email itself?

An introduction to blogging: Making your mark on the blogosphere

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe An introduction to blogging: Making your mark on the blogosphere 09/02/2010 tags: architecture blogging , blog strategy , blogging , construction blogs , Content Marketing by Gemma Went I spoke at the Construction Marketing training event last week about blogging and how to introduce it into your business.

Merging offline and online : two events we're speaking at

Gemma Went

The first is EMAP’s Construction Marketing. Understand how to develop a social media strategy and implement a measurement system Think about who should be involved internally Grasp how to set up profiles, get started and manage your social media activity going forward Learn about the tools and applications that make using it so much easier I’d love to see you at either of these.

The Dirty Dozen Top 12 Social Media Mistakes to Avoid

Webbiquity SMM

Avoid these dirty dozen of the most common social media marketing mistakes and you’ll be well on your way making social media not just an effective vehicle for marketing and PR, but a productive tool across your organization.

Gamification: Much Less Scary Than What’s Under the Bed


It may not even involve new tools. Content is a good start; constructing a creative user experience is a good finish. Here’s the latest post in our “INDUSTRY INSIDERS” column. Every Monday, we’ll be bringing you the inside scoop from several awesome association technology vendors and consultants who will share the insights they have gleaned from years of working in our association industry.

How to Gather Fan Feedback on Social Media

Convince & Convert

Utilize Social Media Listening Tools. That’s why your business needs to utilize social media listening tools to help track the conversations that really matter. The tool will then alert you when those key terms have been used on social media or via blogs and websites.

Pros and Cons of Starting a Blog

Marketing to the professional tradesman in the Construction, Industrial and MRO markets Home About Me Contact Market Overviews Newsletter Podcasts Services Pros and Cons of Starting a Blog Blogs can be a very important part of your social media strategy.

6 Tips to Make Your Blog More Successful in Reaching the.

Im the master of one trade, founder of a B-to-B marketing communications firm to companies that target tradesmen in construction, industrial and MRO markets.

Stop Believing These Common Social Media Myths

Sprout Social

Whether we’re on a PR team at a Fortune 500 company or manage media buying for a small business, there’s always a new tool or best practice we can implement to better communicate and measure our content. Social is a powerful PR and marketing tool. Collecting and analyzing your social footprint has only gotten easier as third-party tools and native enhancements have been introduced. They sell heavy construction equipment direct to local dealers.

21 Social Media Marketing Tips You Can’t Live Without

Sprout Social

One trend becoming popular that you should be cautious of is relying on tools that “suggest” content to share to your audience. These tools typically run based on keywords and data feeds. Use a Social Media Management Tool.

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51 Profitable SEO Niches to Dominate with Low Competition

Viper Chill

I ran their sites through my usual go-to tools like SEMRush and Similarweb and was slightly blown-away at what I had just discovered. Renting construction equipment is a very lucrative industry because some items can cost thousands of dollars per day.

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Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses

Dave Fleet

Moderation - Facebook has included a robust set of moderation tools, including visibility settings (comments can be set to be visible to everyone or set so that people only see those from people in their social graph), blacklisting words and banning users.

Change the Tone of your Conversation with your Members/Customers


This usually translates to more of the same: using mechanical tools, such as scripted responses and quantitative performance measures, to address human-based gaps in value and relationships. Will they find a tool, idea or resource they can apply to solve a problem?