3 Quick Ways to Drive Conversions on Pinterest

Convince & Convert

This means brands that mostly target male audiences can also leverage Pinterest to drive conversions. For example, you can create multiple pin boards including comic strips and memes, infographics, and photos relevant to your target audience.

Brands Can Have Real Conversations

Twist Image

Are there any real conversations happening out there? Now, it''s 2014, and if you look at some of the research and data, what we''re finding is that brands (and consumers) aren''t having that much conversation online. Yes, there is a lot of quick responses to customer service issues, and tons of new and interesting memes and viral videos being pushed out, but a true conversation? It''s hard to have a conversation if the main goal is to get people to buy from you.

Trending Sources

The Ugly Side of Social Media Sharing

Waxing UnLyrical

Susan didn’t even know the image had gone viral until she saw another Facebook friend shared the meme on April 22. ” After she saw the meme, Susan started reporting the image and private messaging pages on Facebook with a request that they take down the image and/or meme.

Eight Conversations Your Customers Want to Have With Your Brand

Social Media Strategery

My last post criticized the content that a lot of brands share via social media – the incessant begging for likes and shares, the linkbaiting, and the meme-jacking that brands have adopted in their constant quest for “engagement.” You may not want to have these conversations.

7 Best Social Media Practices To Boost Your Conversions

The Social Media Hat

Social Media 7 Best Social Media Practices To Boost Your Conversions. Luckily, there are several social media best practices that will help you increase your conversion rate on social media channels. This will put you a long way to meeting your desired social media conversion rates.

Twitter and TV Superfans (Study)

SocialTimes Twitter

Karp wrote, “Fans engage in the TV conversation all the time, whether it’s getting pumped for the upcoming show or watching sneak peeks before the episode airs, seeing what the actors or other fans are saying or following memes and hashtags after the show.”. Media and entertainment brands can stoke the conversation and convert potential or casual fans to superfans by giving them additional content and fueling the conversation on Twitter.

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Blogging's Definitely Not Dead. The Conversations Surrounding it Seem to Be.

Stay N' Alive

Despite all this traffic and all the attention this post had gotten, none of it happened as a result of conversations in the blogosphere. I'm beginning to realize the conversation is moving away from the blogosphere and into the social ecosystem. This is called a "Meme".

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The meme-ing of Christmas

The Way of the Web

I’d been meaning to write about how social networks really do seem to have killed something with regards to blogging – the blog meme. At it’s core social media and engagement is about customer service and conversation, and not pitching someone one week and then sending him a generic PR link-building request the next (It’s happened to me several times as people failed to click on the About page on this site, for example).

How to Leverage the Power of Trending Topics

Convince & Convert

Working in social media over the years, I thought I had a handle on wacky holiday occasions and memes. He’s also the subject of a quirky internet meme that’s still going strong after four years. The best memes and trending topics make light of situations and human behavior.

The Age of the Sycophant

Geoff Livingston

How did we get to a point where a group of media that was supposed to inspire conversations and thought turned into a mechanism to harness fans? Pop Philosophy Rants Reality punk Copyblogger Daily Meme Problogger Pushing Social sycophancy sycophant WordPress

The Internet Will Break Your Creative Block

Twist Image

Some might go to a concert, a movie, the library, have a deep conversation with a friend at the coffee shop or even hit the local stand-up comedy club. Pushing beyond memes, Buzzfeed and Upworthy. memes. Writer''s block? Creative block? Can''t come up with something to create? Steven Pressfield hates the words "writer''s block."

The Meme to End All Memes

Geoff Livingston

The anti-social media guru meme received a death wish from Shel Holtz last week. And we thought to ourselves why just stop with the anti-social media guru meme, there are so many rehashed tired conversations that could stand for a shorter shelf life.

With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal > With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme by Tamar Weinberg on March 31, 2008 Share As I was traveling on my last of three conferences, Chris Kieff tagged me on the 4×4 meme that’s going around.

#HashThis

Social Media Marketing

But by using the search function within Twitter - available on twitter.com as well as search.twitter.com and within a number of third party apps - you'll begin to be opened up to wider and more varied conversations. Tags: meme fun Twitter

Why Transmedia Is The New Viral Gold For Influencer Marketing

The Realtime Report

If we were to unpack how this meme-able influencer embraced community remixing, it would look a lot like the inevitable shift from storytelling to storymaking. This style of marketing encourages fan pages and real time hashtag conversations with influencers.

Are Podcasts Worth More Than An MBA?

Twist Image

There's this meme-like image that resurfaces every now and again online that features a quote from me. My podcasts are long, deep conversations with people who are thinking differently about business. I learn so much from those conversations. conversation. How you learn may not be as important as where you learn. The truth is, that I don't think it came from my mind (I may have stolen it), but I truly can't remember where I first heard it.

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Hashtags for Listening, Collecting, Broadcasting and Conversations

Aggregage

Great idea came from a different conversation. Broadcasting / Conversation. However, if we adopt a particular hashtag that’s used by participants to indicate that content is interesting to this audience, then that could also help form a conversation. If every one of your tweets IS a hashtag, you dilute the usefulness of them by fragmenting the conversation. Do you think that a form of conversation or sharing would emerge as a result?

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5 Ways Social Media is Used to Mislead or Misinform

Waxing UnLyrical

The Fake Facebook Meme. Most recently, I saw a meme claiming Coca Cola’s current formula is more addictive than its original formula, in spite of the fact that (admitted by the meme) the original formula contained cocaine.

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Meme: Ways to Increase Your Twitter Following Ethically

Geoff Livingston

Zoetica) is a conversation starter on how to do that. We hope other successful Twitterers/bloggers will continue the conversation in a meme, and spread this more mindful approach towards Twitter followings. 1) Have conversations with influencers.

5 Keys toward Creating a Killer Twitter Audit

agora pulse

Assess Private Conversations. Your private conversations are just as important as the public ones. Use private conversations as a medium to thank your buyers and to gain personal information to send free swag bags. Is it time for a Twitter audit? Probably so.

4 Social Media Management Strategies for Mobile Consumers

agora pulse

Give your audience an opportunity to share that inspirational quote, funny meme, or 20% discount code. Join the Conversation. How many social media management strategies REALLY incorporate mobile users? Most likely not enough.

How to Bring Humor to Community Management

Convince & Convert

Although a seemingly simple idea, what makes this campaign shine is the clever use of memes and puns both in the Facebook post creative as well as the comments. Each meme is different, personalized to the question or comment, and includes a link to the relevant Ikea product page.

101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017

Razor Social

Using a tool such as Talkwalker will help you track social conversations across social media channels and the Web. By setting up these parameters, you can determine how specific campaigns perform in terms of driving site traffic and conversions. Set up conversion funnels.

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12 Reasons to Use Social Media to Grow Your Business

Pamorama

Companies are increasingly using social tools to monitor conversations about their products, competitors, and industry, and engaging with their customers to build strong relationships.

What Kind Of Content Do Buyers Love [Infographic]

Social Selling Masters

Retail sites with video content tend to increase conversion by up to 46%. Memes. Memes are a popular way to express humor through the art of parody. Memes with GIF content usually go viral on social media quickly, so don’t be afraid to use humor to your advantage.

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6 Creative Social Media Tactics to Produce Better Content

Sprout Social

Showcase Your Personality With Images, GIFs & Memes. GIFs can add humor to a dry subject, help educate viewers and make your content more conversational. Memes. If you do stick to static media, sometimes a well-timed meme can help your content resonate with viewers.

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Hope for Better Conversations

Geoff Livingston

How about increasing the volume on some conversation that push people to think or act more mindfully, bettering our professions, our societies, and our day-to-day lives? Here are 10 current or would-be memes that could better our online conversations.

BackChannel Conversation Tools

www.mguhlin.org

hope youll chime in and share YOUR favorite backchannel conversation tool in the comments! Backchannel is the practice of using networked computers to maintain a real-time online conversation alongside live spoken remarks.

How Nonprofit Pros Use Twitter

SocialFish

Monitor your key hashtags to help you find new people and engage in relevant conversations. Don’t be so quick to jump onto trends and memes — they usually *aren’t* the right way to engage your community. This post originally appeared on JohnHaydon.com.

5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits

SocialFish

When you use custom hastags, it also becomes easier to track conversations around them. You need to make sure that there’s a unified message coming out of all these conversations. Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms.

Social Media & Government: Cutting Red Tape for Increased Citizen Engagement

Sprout Social

Social media isn’t just a way for us to send memes, find entertaining videos or keep up with the latest pop culture trends. Take a note from B2C and B2B brands and think of social as a platform for conversation and customer service.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

Feel free to check it out there to see the conversation about each of these great tools. With its one-click meme feature, you can turn a video or a gif into your favorite meme in a blink of an eye. Simply select the meme and gifs.com will add the captions and effects for you.

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A Step-By-Step Guide to Launching a Branded Hashtag

Sprout Social

Still, there are other ways that brands can use a hashtag to join in the conversation. Brands can also join into existing conversations, where it makes sense, by using trending hashtags.

5 Findings From Wendy’s Epic Week on Twitter

Simply Measured

The conversational yet sassy tone Wendy’s adopts on Twitter helps it gain engagement, even if the tweets are beyond the normal code of conduct as we know it on social media.

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Essential viral marketing tools

Socialmedia.biz

Welcome to the Internet is a Facebook page that scrapes the Web for brand memes, enhancing your likelihood of getting shares. you can add a call-to-action to every link you share, helping you drive conversions through content curation.

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Average Age of a Facebook User? 38. [Infographic] | pamorama

Pamorama

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Community management and content creation

Janet Fouts

Some are great conversation wranglers, s**t-disturbers even. Many have a passion for the topic of conversation central to the brand they manage. Others are generalists and know more about creating memes than they do about the core values of the brands they represent.

8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media

SocialFish

Type a keyword in their search engine and find stories (relevant news, live events, popular campaigns, conversations, and even memes) worth sharing on the topic.

How to Know If Your Brand Should Hop on a New Social Media Trend

Ignite Social Media

After all, if everyone seems to be having a conversation about the same topic, shouldn’t their brand be a part of it? While some social media trends are family-friendly, such as #FirstDayOfSchool, other trends are decidedly less so, like memes relating to Harambe.

RIP Spammy Twitter Marketers (#RIPTwitter)

Geoff Livingston

A Twitter meme — #RIPTwitter — took the social network by storm over the weekend. The meme was so overpowering it caused founder and current CEO Jack Dorsey to make a statement and allay concerns: Hello Twitter!

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