Solving the Content Management System Standoff: Drupal, Joomla or WordPress?
AUGUST 10, 2014
Similarly, the same approach should be taken when it comes to choosing the best open-source content management system (CMS). Whether youll be running a company blog or a site thats jam-packed with graphics and video, making the right choice depends on your content.
The 17 Best Social Media Management Tools
MARCH 27, 2017
Monitoring and managing even a moderately active business social media presence can be time-consuming. The number of people using social media continues to grow, usage is increasing, and more networks require attention. Sprout Social. 4) Sprout Social.
Hot Association Social Media Jobs This Week – January 13
JANUARY 13, 2017
We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. The Social Media Associate champions the creation and execution of communal online programs to increase SGIA’s engagement, visibility and activity.
12 of the Best WordPress Guides, Hacks and Plugins of 2010
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
WordPress is no longer just the leading blog platform , but is now the most popular open-source CMS (content management system) as well. How I Create and Manage A WordPress Website by Graywolf’s SEO Blog.
11 Qualities of the Ideal Social Media Strategist
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
There is no single quality to look for when searching for the ideal social media strategist. Social media strategy doesn’t mean just posting fun pictures and trolling for trends all day. Below are some of the qualities that make a social media strategist effective: 1.
22 Social Media Marketing Management Software & Services Reviewed - Online Marketing Blog
OCTOBER 31, 2010
Social Media Marketing is no different. Over the past 6-9 months, I’ve been researching and reviewing a variety of social media management tools that help with everything from source network connections to campaign & social content management to monitoring & measurement.
How I Got My Job As Director Of Social Media – Step 1: Build Experience Then Blog, Tweet, Collaborate!
NOVEMBER 26, 2011
When people ask me what I do for a living and I tell them I’m a Director of Social Media for a digital agency, they usually respond with 1 of 2 questions: 1) Does that mean you get to play on Facebook all day? -or- Social media is about people and relationships.
Got a Rubbish website? Social Media evaluation – Special Offer – $1800
FEBRUARY 13, 2012
Very very rare for me to blog about our special offers, whether it’s social media evaluation discounts or something else. How does Social Media Evaluation work? February 2012 SOCIAL MEDIA EVALUATION Special Offer is $1800.
Social Media Monitoring Tools Comparison Guide
OCTOBER 27, 2010
However, due to the vastness of the web, social media monitoring can often be a time-consuming and cumbersome task. This post offers a look at some of the popular social media monitoring tools available, as well as a free comparison-chart PDF download.
Looking Into The Social Media Past
JANUARY 13, 2011
In preparation for the New Year, we’ve been working on transferring our Firebelly blog from Typepad to the beautiful WordPress content management system. In mid-2008, news started to spread about a movie based on the rise of the popular social network.
Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary
JUNE 30, 2010
pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary by Pam Dyer on June 30, 2010 Share The social media landscape is changing quickly, and it’s filled with terms that are strange to those who aren’t familiar with it.
The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Amanda Gant
JUNE 26, 2015
She is the marketing manager at Orbit Media Studios and gets to work with some of the brightest minds in the web development industry, including Andy Crestodina. With a good content management system or a developer, you can add almost anything to your site.
50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing
MAY 13, 2009
Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter @ spicedawg56 It is! Yet remember email is a social network. Collectual these folks own social media budgets: LIST [link] in reply to spicedawg56 1 week ago « Community Platform Pricing for New Clients Scorecard: Should Startups Have Community Managers?
Measuring PR Results to the Bottom Line
NOVEMBER 1, 2011
Customer relationship management (CRM) software (even if it’s just in Excel or Constant Contact ). Content management system on your website or blog. Do they read and share the website content?
Learning via the Social Media Game
Bare Feet Studios
JULY 25, 2011
Tomorrow I am working with an esteemed group of coral reef scientists here in Hawaii to illustrate various ways to use social media. I will be using a version of The Social Media Game , an interactive learning process originally developed by my darling colleague Beth Kantor a few years ago. It just shows you how much app and platform development continues in the sphere of online social networks and mobile options. Social Network. Social Bookmarks.
Seven Tools for Your 2012 Marketing and Communication Plans
NOVEMBER 8, 2011
Groupon and Living Social and City Deals and Swirl and Totsy and Gilt , oh my! There also will be tools you can use to delete information you have on the social sites that you regret putting there. Mobile Content. Social Television. This is not our annual trends blog post.
This Week’s Awesome Association PR and Communications Jobs – March 16
MARCH 16, 2017
We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. The coordinator will be responsible for supporting strategic PR and social media campaigns. Content marketing experience is helpful.
5 Things I’ve Learned from Running BizSugar
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 24, 2012
If you’re considering acquiring or building a user generated content site, here are a few things I’ve learned that may help you. BizSugar is built on Pligg, an open source content management system. Actively Manage the Site.
Measuring Results at the Enterprise Level
DECEMBER 8, 2011
So he challenged me to the following question: What are the top five ENTERPRISE class measuring platforms for social engagement–the ones big enough for Ford, Microsoft, ESPN, Time, CNN, etc.? That’s right! It’s that time again.
Gin and Topics: No Toilet Paper, Tech Terms, and Puppies
FEBRUARY 3, 2012
I even recommend learning basic programming so you can adjust things in your content management system. It’s a sad, sad day in Chicago. One year ago, we had so much snow the city shut down. Today? It’s in the upper 40s. Mother Nature is clearly confused.
How to Build a Content Calendar (Plus a Free Template for 2014)
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 7, 2014
Creating a content calendar for your company from scratch is one of those tasks that seems ridiculously complicated at the outset but which, with a systematic approach and no scruples about stealing other people’s methods, can actually be fairly straightforward.
Eight Practices for Developing a PR Hybrid Professional
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
She has a new book coming out called Social Media and Public Relations: Eight New Practices for the PR Professional. The PR policymaker is just that; the person creates the policies that are needed for not just social media use, but for the integration of traditional and news.
Four SEO Tips for WordPress Websites
DECEMBER 7, 2012
WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system. Not only is it used by almost a quarter of new webmasters, it’s also the system of choice for 17% of Alexa’s top one million sites on the web.
The 2014 Digital Marketing Ecosystem
JANUARY 8, 2014
Marketing technologists (those that understand how it all fits together) will become invaluable as businesses adopt customer relationship management solutions, email service providers, content management systems, and big data. You can generate content with WriterAccess.
Review of Content Marketing Measurement Platform Squeeze
OCTOBER 11, 2012
Squeeze is a Sequentia product and the way they describe it is as: A new content marketing measurement platform designed to help marketers make better decisions, optimize their budgets, and deliver greater results. You can squeeze links for any of your content, as well as forms.
Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
In addition to the traditional benefits of business blogging , recent changes in the way search engines rank content have made blogging crucial for obtaining and maintaining high search engine visibility. Three ranking factors that have recently taken on increased importance from Google (and will therefore likely soon become important to other search engines as well) are content quality and authority, social media links and content freshness.
Five Ways to Become a PR Technologist
JUNE 27, 2012
The week will culminate tomorrow with a webinar on How to Socialize Your Newsroom. Patti Knight is the webinar production assistant, Molli Megasko is our social network tester, and I’m the designer. It means you understand how to use a content management system.
Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport Launches Interactive Game Powered By Instagram Photos
Convince & Convert
MAY 22, 2014
With the stunning rise in popularity of user-generated content, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has turned to Instagram images to power a new interactive game called Destination Unknown. Images for the game are sourced using hashtags from a custom built content management system.
Five Reasons Why I Love Wordpress
OCTOBER 23, 2009
Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « You can’t fight the power of video. Main | Stop tweeting about the # of followers you have » October 23, 2009 Five Reasons Why I Love Wordpress WordPress was originally made as a blog publishing application but has now evolved into a huge content management system (CMS). These are what turn the basic blog program into a full content management system.
Why millions of WordPress sites are at risk
JANUARY 21, 2014
WordPress remains a popular content management system for many people, owing to both its ease of use and the fact that it doesn’t cost anything. However, a number of potential security flaws have been documented within the system during the last couple of years. (We’re
Learning + Technology: The Latest on What Associations Are Doing
DECEMBER 30, 2013
I asked Jeff Cobb to share a summary of his great new report on social learning, a topic which you know is dear to our hearts. To what extent do social media, mobile, and trends like massive open online courses factor in? Featured Industry Insider Social Learning Useful Data
12 (of the) Best WordPress Guides and Plugin Reviews of 2011
JANUARY 30, 2012
WordPress is not only the most popular blogging platform , but is increasingly becoming a leading website content management system (CMS) as well. What are some techniques, beyond the obvious, for search-optimizing WordPress content?
Online Tools that Help with PR
JANUARY 8, 2015
It’s good news because you no longer have to rely on influencers and media to tell your story for you. You have the opportunity to manage that yourself. All of this can be managed—and your day-to-day life won’t seem so hectic—with a few online tools.
7 Ways to Take the Media World by Storm
Convince & Convert
OCTOBER 2, 2013
Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from Joe Pulizzi’s new book Epic Content Marketing: How to Tell a Different Story, Break through the Clutter and Win More Customers by Marketing Less (McGraw-Hill, 2013). Yes, digital, as in desktop publishing, is becoming a legacy system.
Six Tips for Better Business Writing
SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
In today’s text, Twitter, social media world, people are getting more and more lazy about their grammar and spelling, according to This Embarrasses You and I* , an article in the Wall Street Journal.
Taxonomy in Content Curation
AUGUST 31, 2011
I ran across an interesting post by Karan Bavandi: “Link Management System vs. “Content Management Systems – In search of tools for curators. A content curator can override it, but that’s actually fairly rare.
Technology Challenges Facing Today’s Marketing Workforce
NOVEMBER 2, 2015
And, believe it or not, some hiring managers are finding frustration hiring and retaining junior staff to perform in less technical marketing roles, because new entrants are rushing to acquire technology cred to their resumes. interviews marketers marketing Social Media technology workforce
Gin and Topics: Mourning, Whining, and Rolling
AUGUST 26, 2011
It’s just the design and content management system, which means we still have to do our part of uploading content. Social Media Top 5 alan khazei dog in mourning gin and topics paula deen Peyton Manning rick astley scott brownWhat a crazy week!
The Intersection of Online Communities and Learning Management Systems
MAY 6, 2015
We’re seeing some interesting things going on in the association industry at the intersection of online communities and learning management systems (LMS). Abila, the folks who introduced the concept of Social CRM to the association market, acquires Peach New Media.
101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017
JANUARY 26, 2017
Social Media. The successful people on social media build relationships and add value. The key to social media success is consistency, but achieving it is incredibly time-consuming. Use a social media management tool. Content Marketing.