What every consultant should know about social media analytics

Sherrilynne Starkie

These are essential skills and talents, but to be a successful social media consultant you must add some ‘left-brain’ qualities. A good social media consultant will be au fait with: Google Analytics and Tag Manager. Featured Headline Ottawa Social Media analytics skills consultant

How a social media consultant can help your business

Sherrilynne Starkie

Adding a social media consultant to your team will fix this. Click To Tweet A social media consultant will devise an effective strategy and provide a workable delivery framework. That’s where working with consultants makes sense.

Five content marketing tricks of a great social media consultant

Sherrilynne Starkie

As in most professions, an experienced social media consultant knows certain tricks of the trade to content marketing work better, faster, easier. A social media consultant should invested in productive work, and use automation to perform repetitive tasks. Special Tricks.

Search marketing services every social media consultant should offer

Sherrilynne Starkie

A good social media consultant understands the basics of search engine marketing. Even better, the consultant will implement meta tags and descriptions, along with title, header and alt tags. The consultant will prescribe online tools, manage workflow, get inputs and approvals.

Must have graphic design skills for social media consultants

Sherrilynne Starkie

Great social media consultants don’t have to be RGD-certified, but they do need to have considerable design know-how. Photo and image selection are key design skills for social media consultants too. A great social media consultant needs to be able to guide the development of content that is useful, findable and accessible. Social media consultants often work closely with graphic designers on more complex campaigns and programs.

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What the heck are social media consultants and what do they do all day?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social media consultants are not masters of the dark arts. Companies often call a consultant in because social media is not working. A social media consultant’s number one job is to set a strategy that aligns with the organizational goals and objectives.

Do You Need a Social Media Consultant?

Ignite Social Media

In either situation, you may consider hiring a social media consultant. The post Do You Need a Social Media Consultant? Social Media Marketing Social Media Strategy social media Social Media Agency Social Media Consultant Social Media Consulting Social Media Services

Are You Being Harassed by Diversified Consultants, Inc.?

SocialFish

Diversified Consultants Inc. I am highlighting Diversified Consultants Inc., The post Are You Being Harassed by Diversified Consultants, Inc.? or DCI is a third-party debt collection agency that specializes in the telecom industry.

Having a #BadHairDay? Pantene offers consultations on social media

Social Media Today

What we can learn from P&G's "14-Day Challenge" which asks people to post pictures with a dedicated hashtag to receive personalized tips from style advisers

Know Your Options as a PR Consultant

Meltwater

For those choosing to go into PR—and many are, with PR projected to be one… Read More.

Looking for info on social media consulting fees?

SocialFish

If you’re working on your social media budget for 2011, and looking for information on social media consulting fees, Mack Collier has a good updated list of what social media consultants charge for various services. Featured budget consulting fees

3 Simple Social Media Tips for Boosting Your Visibility as a Coach or Consultant

Social Media Today

Coaches and consultants can increase their online visibility, traffic, and conversions with these three simple social media tips

Facebook's Marketing Partner Program Integrates Smaller Agencies, Consultants

Social Media Today

The goal is to boost creative development by giving smaller agencies faster support and letting marketers assess the performance of creative before releasing it

Consulting Services for Micro Loans?

Janet Fouts

Where does the consulting come in? I’ll give the next 10 people who l end $25 to help former Devadasi women start their own businesses 30 minutes of consulting time for your own business.

Agencies & consultancies: 6 views on the present and future of creativity

Audiense

The recent movements of Accenture betting on its expansion in the creative field - in addition to other consultancies of the calibre of Deloitte and PricewaterhouseCoopers - are reshaping the advertising sector.

The Types of Social Media Consultants Your Brand Needs

Ignite Social Media

With over 68% of brand-side marketers having or planning to have internal resources dedicated to social media, the need for social media consultants is rising. Whether you are managing social media for a brand as a one-man-show or have a more robust internal team of resources – we’ve seen a tangible and measurable benefit to consulting with brands on their social media execution and strategy. Why Do I Need Social Media Consultants?

The 5 Steps to Developing the Ultimate Consultative Sales Pitch

Social Selling Masters

If so, it’s time you updated your… Continue Reading → Lead Generation Social Selling Best Practices consultative sales sales tips sales training Social sellingAre you ready to see dramatic changes in your ROI?

Ergonomic Consultancy: A Business Opportunity

Idaconcpts

As a blogger and marketing consultant I spend a lot of time sitting down in front of a computer typing away and taking calls. In a nutshell, ergonomic consultants advise businesses on how to work efficiently to increase worker productivity, while decreasing worker injury rates.

Bringing on a Fundraising Consultant: A Nonprofit’s Hiring Guide

SocialFish

Are you considering hiring a fundraising consultant? Before beginning your search for the perfect consultant, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with the hiring process. Compare consultants. Communicate with your consultant. Compare consultants.

Avoiding the Client-Consultant Ego Clash

Waxing UnLyrical

Ah, the client-consultant ego clash. How do you deal with the client-consultant ego clash? Avoiding the Client-Consultant Ego Clash. Some of you know I’m adjunct faculty at Johns Hopkins University. For those who don’t, I am (!),

Agencies Should Start Thinking More Like Consultants

Social Media Strategery

Consultant Steve…more than five years ago. After nine years as a consultant and five more at ad agencies, I’ve realized maybe the problem lies in how agencies build scopes of work rather than how I’ve interpreted (or ignored) them. This post originally appeared at MediaPost. .

An Open Letter to a New Social Media Consultant

Direct Marketing Observations

But before you can start selling yourself as a social media consultant. Tags: social media Marketing marc meyer social media consultant

Pushing VS Pulling: 5 Steps to Transitioning into Consultative Sales

Social Selling Masters

If you’ve been in sales for some time now, you’re probably quite familiar with ‘push’ tactics; and equally familiar with the… Continue Reading → Lead Generation Sales skills consultative sales Social selling transitioning

8 Reasons Why it Rocks to Be an Association Consultant

SocialFish

Bwahahahaha. GREAT Ignite session by Jeff De Cagna and Jamie Notter at CalSAE. Potluck

Using Social Media To Grow Your Consulting Business

Firebelly

Here are Duncan Alney's slides from his Using Social Media To Grow Your Consulting Business presentation at the 2010 American Society of Consulting Arborists Annual Conference held earlier this month in Amelia Island, Florida. Using social to grow your consulting business - ASCA 2010.

Chasing the Moon: PBS American Experience Film I Served as Consulting Producer Premieres Today!

WebInKnow

I’m super excited that after many years of hard work, the first part of Chasing the Moon , a three-part mini-series by Robert Stone , premieres today on PBS American Experience. Parts two and three come Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Facebook Help: Social Media Online Consult for Small Business Saturday

Laurel Papworth

I might be able to help you there … with a Small Business Saturday and Social Media Online Consult. But I’m going to trial social media consults online for small business. What do you get with your Social Media Consult for Small Business Saturday? (I

Social Media Consultants & Companies-The truth can be found in their numbers

Direct Marketing Observations

Let’s say I’m in a need of a social media company or consultant, and that business claims to be all things social. Before I get to that, let me first offer up that I know that there are lots of good, solid social media consultants and companies who do great work.

6 Takeaways From 23 Years as a Consultant

Convince & Convert

I have a lot of business and professional miles on these tires, because I started my consulting career when I was just 18, and have started or owned six companies since then. personal branding business advice consulting lessons jay baer

Separated by a common language? How different are agencies and consultancies when they both speak fluent digital?

Audiense

This is a guest blog written by Phil Lynch, Managing Director of social media research agency Newton Insight & visiting lecturer in media analytics at the University of Westminster. Connect with him on LinkedIn. Audience Intelligence

New Tool Helps SEO, SEM Consultants Pinpoint Local Clients

Webbiquity SMM

The SeoQuake team, the group behind the SEMRush tools for SEO and keyword research, recently released a new tool to help SEM consultants and agencies find local clients. For SEM agencies and consultants, the SEMRush Geo tool is a prospecting goldmine.

Should You Hire An SEO Firm Or Consultant?

Small Business Mavericks

Isn’t an SEO consultant an SEO company ? Are all SEO firms also consultants? One of the most important decisions you’ll make as a small business is whether or not you should hire a consultant or a full-on SEO company. A consultant prepares the plan for you to implement on your own. Hiring an SEO consultant can be less expensive than hiring an SEO company, however, there are some downsides. SEO for Small Business SEO SEO company SEO consultant

3 Reasons to Engage Services of SEO Consultants, Third is the Secret

Social Media Marketing

Here are two or three reasons why you may require services of expert SEO consultants. SEO consultants will enhance your online marketing strategy by employing latest tools custom fitted to your online business.

Using Social Media To Grow Your Consulting Business

Firebelly

Here are Duncan Alney’s slides from his Using Social Media To Grow Your Consulting Business presentation at the 2010 American Society of Consulting Arborists Annual Conference held earlier this month in Amelia Island, Florida.

The 5 Steps to Developing the Ultimate Consultative Sales Pitch

Koka Sexton

The post The 5 Steps to Developing the Ultimate Consultative Sales Pitch appeared first on Koka Sexton. Social Selling Strategies consultative sales sales tips Sales training social sellingAre you ready to see dramatic changes in your ROI?

5 Questions On Whether To Hire A Social Media Consultant Or Do It Yourself

Jason Yormark

So without further ado, here are the 5 questions to ask yourself that will help you determine whether hiring a consultant or firm is the right move. The bottom line is if you don’t have the right answers to the above questions, chances are you stand to benefit from a consultant or agency to help. I’ll be following up this blog post next week with a post on how to find and choose the right consultants/agencies as it can sometimes be a daunting task.

5 Things To Look For When Choosing A Social Media Agency Or Consultant

Jason Yormark

So let’s talk a bit about how to choose the right agency or consultant if you’re ready to make that investment. Experience – It goes without saying that you should never hire a consultant or agency with little to no experience. No matter what, make sure you are able to have meaningful conversations with your potential agency/consultant. Regardless, the above should help you navigate through your search for the right agency/consultant.

10 Questions You Need to Ask Before Hiring a Social Media Consulting Firm

Bill Hartzer

With this rapid growth in social media uptake, the demand for social media training and consulting has risen tremendously. The question however remains, “what do you ask when seeking to hire social media consultant s?” The same case applies to social media consultancy.

E-Commerce Consultant Hinge Grows Fast, Lands Backing Under Tech-Savvy Founder

Forbes Social Media

Hinge Consulting has logged triple-digit-percentage growth and landed a major venture capital deal since its launch about three years ago. Its CEO's substantial corporate technology career, which has roots in his U.S. Army service, helped pave the way for that success

How to BE a Government Consultant and Use Social Media

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media How to BE a Government Consultant and Use Social Media Wed, Oct 28, 2009 Best Practices , Government 2.0 ″ consultants. Don’t speak only in marketing-y consultant-ese. Consultant’s Commandments. Consultant’s Commandments.