Facebook Contest: Doritos Crowdsources Super Bowl Ads

The Realtime Report

Doritos is crowdsourcing the brand’s Super Bowl ads for the seventh year in a row, through the “Crash the Super Bowl” Facebook contest. ” Participants entered the contest via an app on the Crash the Super Bowl Facebook page.

Facebook Contest: Lay’s Uses Crowdsourcing to Find New Flavor

The Realtime Report

Lay’s is one of the latest brands to experiment with crowdsourcing on social media — by allowing consumers to submit recipes for a new chip, and fans on Facebook to vote for the best new flavor.

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How to use social media crowdsourcing effectively

Sprout Social

This is an example of social media crowdsourcing in action. When used correctly, social media crowdsourcing can be a powerful customer research tool. Let’s take a closer look at how you can use crowdsourcing for your business. What is crowdsourcing?

Interesting Crowdsourcing Cases:MJ’s New Video, Iceland’s Constitution

Mindjumpers

Tweet A lot of videos and forums where opinions are crowdsourced have recently come to my attention. Thousands of MJ fans worldwide contributed to the posthumous Michael Jackson music video for “Behind the Mask” released Tuesday, June 15 on the star’s Facebook page.

Crowdsource Your Way to the Best Landing Page

Convince & Convert

In the design space, crowdsourcing is being embraced as an efficient way to tap into the mindset of the customer and mine ideas directly from target audiences. Landing pages are ripe for optimization through crowdsourcing.

#LoveCapeTown Campaign Shakes Up “Fam” Trip With Crowdsourced Tips for Travel Bloggers

The Realtime Report

Cape Town Tourism’s most recent marketing initiative used a clever combination of travel blogging, crowdsourcing and social media to draw attention to the city, ranked 23rd among the top 25 travel destinations worldwide in TripAdvisor’s 2012 list of Traveler’s Choice Destinations.

Case of Creative Crowdsourcing: Let Your Fans Guide Your Brand

Mindjumpers

That statement inspired me to present you with a good example of a company that allowed its fans to speak up through an engaging, creative and inspiring crowdsourcing campaign that I think we can all learn from. Statistics: Facebook on Mobile [INFOGRAPHIC].

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Facebook. Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce. Crowdsourcing, a term coined by Jeff Howe in a June 2006 issue of Wired magazine, is a model of labor that has been fully embraced on the Internet over the past couple of years. Crowdsourcing takes tasks traditionally done by a single person or small groups of people, and farms them out to a global workforce. One of the most well-developed areas of crowdsourcing services on the Internet is graphic design.

10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Crowdsourcing has become more and more popular with private companies, non-profit organizations, and even government agencies. Crowdsourcing has become increasingly more widely used because it helps cultivate creativity and innovation.

What’s in a crowdsourcing….

The Way of the Web

I was going to write an eloquent and heartfelt post regarding everything that’s wrong about the attempt by Golley Slater to rebrand by a hamfisted attempt at ‘crowdsourcing’ – another example why really we should be stricter about how the term is used, and why co-collaboration should probably replace it. Crowdsourcing social networks bad crowdsourcing google tweetdeck twitter

Crowdsourcing Our Health – Using Social Media to Educate and Unite.

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Crowdsourcing Our Health – Using Social Media to Educate and Unite the Public Mon, Mar 23, 2009 Social Media “Social media on the Internet are empowering, engaging, and educating consumers and providers in health care.

Facebook’s Like Button adds Life to your Content

Buzz Marketing for Technology

At last count well over 100,000 websites integrate some form of Facebook’s social plugins (including my site!). Still in its infancy the Like button holds a lot of promise for Facebook as their march continues to making all interactions both web and mobile more social.

Facebook Launches Questions

Mindjumpers

Tweet Yesterday Facebook has launched Facebook Questions, which allows users and pages to post a Question to friends or a Facebook community. It seems like Facebook is constantly picking up on online trends and launching new products to match user needs.

Generating a Buyer Persona with Facebook Advertising

Buzz Marketing for Technology

How … Facebook! As you may be aware I co-wrote the book Facebook Marketing for Dummies (Wiley) and I am in the middle of working on Facebook Advertising for Dummies (Wiley) right now. And I stumbled upon this concept while working on a Facebook Ad campaign.

Draft 3.0: The Sacramento Kings Crowdsource the Draft?

Convince & Convert

With crowdsourcing from social media surging in popularity, companies are now turning to their online communities to seek feedback on new offerings, where to open up new locations, and more.

What the Facebook Page Redesign Means for Businesses

Ignite Social Media

Since the Cambridge Analytica news broke, Facebook has been making constant updates to their platform to earn back the trust of businesses and users. A recent Facebook page redesign and greater transparency around brand page activity is a step in the right direction.

How To Use Facebook For Marketing

Mindjumpers

Tweet Facebook has published a Best Practice Guide for how to use their platform for marketing. The guide provides a great overview of the marketing potential in having a presence on Facebook as well as suggestions for some strategic steps to go through when building a presence.

Going Green with Facebook

Buzz Marketing for Technology

We launched a contest on Facebook to gather the 'wisdom of the crowd' on how businesses can become more environmentally conscious in their operations. Facebook users can contribute their ideas and pass them along to their friends and the larger Facebook community to vote on by Nov.

4 Reasons to Use Social Enterprise Networks for Business

Mindjumpers

Most people wrongly assume social enterprise networks are simply Facebook for business. Such platforms as Yammer, Chatter and Jive certainly look and feel similar to Facebook – with a news feed, groups, friends and status updates.

Social Media On The Farm: Crisis Management, Market Research, Education And APIs

The Realtime Report

With a Tweet, Tweet Here, a Video There, … In addition to using Twitter as a realtime information feed, farmers are using video , blogs and Facebook to keep customers in the loop about conditions on the farm, in the hopes that this will keep customers engaged and supportive.

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How to Run a Successful Facebook Contest for Your Business

Rebekah Radice

Running a successful Facebook contest for your business doesn’t happen by luck. A well thought-out Facebook contest can help you: Increase engagement. If you want to run your best Facebook contest, here’s your guide! Product development crowdsourcing.

How To Organize A Brand Hackathon (And Why) – Interview With Betabrand’s Chris Lindland

The Realtime Report

We recently ran a post covering the Facebook-powered sock insurance program from Betabrand, maker of geek chic such as the Executive Pinstripe Hoodie and the Nauseating Holiday Pants. Here’s a best of collection on the brand’s Facebook page.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring

The Realtime Report

Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Facebook tests new ‘buy’ button for online purchases in U.S.

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Gushcloud: Mobilizing Social Media Marketing

Mindjumpers

Marketing & Communication Social Media Social Network Crowdsourcing Facebook Gushcloud Mobilizing Rewards Sharing social media marketing SXSWTweet. SXSW is a sizzling hub for the rising stars of social media.

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Do you need to be an Extrovert to be in Social Media Marketing?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Share this on Facebook. Facebook Location Based Services Podcasting Social Media Social Networking Twitter Wiki Tags: Blogging Communities Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0 Great question which I found myself asking last night after I reviewed my recent Myers Briggs score.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

What is the next generation of crowdsourcing? Crowdsourcing is evolving beyond the shiny contest model (Doritos’ “Crash the Super Bowl” ) and into something more meaningful to the brands embracing it and the consumers contributing to it. There is no better ‘bang’ for your buck than a well thought out and properly executed crowdsourcing initiative. This is where crowdsourcing comes in. Interactiv RT @jaybaer: Crowdsourcing: Beyond the Basics [link] [link] I.M.

Get Happy: Putting Yourself into Your Brand’s Personality

Convince & Convert

The birth of Happy B h Wines is a story of heartbreak, a choice to be happy, and a crowdsourced decision. This crowdsourced approach got wine lovers invested in their brand early. Keryl Pesce, @thehappybitch Debbie Gioquindo, @hvwinegoddess Happy B h Wines.

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Social Media for Sales

Webbiquity SMM

through co-creation and crowdsourcing ) and customer service ( Best Buy and Comcast for example) to human resources (outstanding HR tweeps: Sharlyn Lauby and Alicia Arenas ) and sales groups. Share this on Facebook. Tags: Social Media Marketing Alicia Arenas Best Buy co-creation Comcast crowdsourcing key influencers Sharlyn Lauby social customer service social media for sales social media in hr

What you can learn from Mister Splashy Pants

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The lesson to be learned from Mister Splashy Pants is: Crowdsourcing works but only if you let go and are open to the results. Share this on Facebook. Tags: Buzz Marketing Cause Marketing Crowdsourcing PR Social Media Ok so what does a humpback whale have to do with marketing?

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Social Media Contest: Send Your Facebook Profile On A Cape Town Holiday

The Realtime Report

Cape Town Tourism launched a new Facebook travel app this week, designed to allow “virtual visits” to the city through a user’s Facebook profile. The potential audience is huge, given that Facebook just announced it has now topped one billion users.

Social Media is not a campaign it’s a commitment!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Share this on Facebook. Blogging Communications Crowdsourcing Customer Support Enterprise 2.0

Monopoly Launches ‘Save Your Token’ Campaign on Facebook

The Realtime Report

Monopoly is using Facebook and Twitter to get fans excited about a change in the classic board game. From now until February 5th, Monopoly fans can vote on Facebook to save their favorite token (one of the current tokens will be eliminated) and to choose a new one.

Location is important for your Contact Center too!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Start up companies like Foursquare which is a web based check in service where you can declare your location to your friends, and even popular sites like Twitter and Facebook are getting into the act and attaching location based information about your status updates. Share this on Facebook.

How to Run a Successful Facebook Contest for Your Business

Rebekah Radice

Running a successful Facebook contest for your business doesn’t happen by luck. A well thought-out Facebook contest can help you: Increase engagement. If you want to run your best Facebook contest, here’s your guide! Product development crowdsourcing.

Can Social Media Save Hawaii’s Beaches and Land?

Bare Feet Studios

Like HILT on Facebook and share your stories of Hawaii. Activism Aloha Social Media crowdsource donations fundraising HILT.

Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth

Iceland have turned to social media to ask the population to crowdsource writing Iceland’s new constitution. Compare to Australia’s Future of Melbourne wiki or New Zealand crowdsourcing their Police Act. 2/3 are on Facebook.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #341

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Proponents call systems where computers put people to work ' crowdsourcing' or ' urking' or 'the wisdom of the crowds'. Feel free to share these links and add your picks on Twitter, Facebook, in the comments below or wherever you play. crowdsource. facebook. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Managing Your Time, Attention, and Personas

Bare Feet Studios

Crowdsourcing of the Unlimited Kind with Mike McClure. Pardon the Star Wars hijack, however I think we are just beginning to really take advantage of “crowdsourcing.”

Marketing Is Dead

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Community managers going everywhere and anywhere on Facebook that health nuts hang out? You're going to engage customers and have them crowdsource the next update to your 300-year-old product? crowdsource. facebook. It's a great blog headline that will get a lot of attention, right? The Harvard Business Review had a blog post today titled, Marketing Is Dead , written by Bill Lee.

New LinkedIn Endorsements

Sherrilynne Starkie

PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE. Crowdsourcing time: Why is everyone suddenly “endorsing” me on LinkedIn? Featured LinkedIn Social Media Facebook Ottawa Skills & Expertise social media consultant

Your Face Has Been Hacked (Sorry) And Other Stories From The Digital Edge on CHOM FM

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They used a virtual reality rendering of a face and crowd-sourced photos from Facebook. crowdsource. facebook. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media. The good folks at CHOM 97.7

How to Customize Your Facebook News Feed to Maximize Your Productivity

Buffer Social

Facebook is still the leading platform for marketers. From our State of Social Media 2016 report , we found that 93 percent of marketers are actively using Facebook for their business. 4 Key Areas of Your Facebook News Feed to Customize (and How to Customize Them).

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #195

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How does Facebook know which stories to show you? An algorithm -- and probably not one that serves your needs, but rather, those of Facebook''s: getting you to click links, and double-down on already-popular stories, while missing small updates from long-lost friends. "Is crowdsourcing good? crowdsourcing. facebook. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?