Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, November Discounts & Life on Facebook

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a great discount code for November, and life on Facebook on kikolani.com. Facebook’s EdgeRank and how to stop it from filtering out your friends in the news feed. Twitter. Why I auto follow and direct message on Twitter – my personal strategy, and how it works for me. Increase your influence with Twitter lists – a guide to how and why you should be using them!

Twitter to Offer Deals with Earlybird

Janet Fouts

I’m a big fan of group coupon networks, deals and discounts offered through Twitter. Hey, if I’m the demographic they’re looking for then they should be using Groupon or one of the other discount sites too. You don’t have to surf social media networks for very long to run into another ad for a coupon site offering “GREAT DEALS&# and “HUGE DISCOUNTS&# and there are plenty of them vying for attention on Twitter already.

5 Tips: How Brands Can Use Foursquare to Grow

Mindjumpers

It is possible to edit the phone number, address, twitter name and website, or even add a description that includes details of your offerings or anything you might want to highlight. Social Media Brands customers discounts Foursquare foursquare specials location based Merchant Dashboard

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list.

Using Twitter Ads to Increase Sales: Good or Bad?

Devumi

We absolutely love Twitter here at Devumi, but how do we feel about Twitter Ads? Do they actually add value to your Twitter marketing efforts, or is it just money blown into the wind? On Twitter you can expect a CTR of around 3.6%.

10 Surefire Ways To Avoid Looking Like A Twitter NooB

SocMed Sean

You’ve realized that Twitter isn’t just people sharing what they ate for breakfast and that there might be some real value to engaging with the 100 million active users that might give you valuable insights about your products, services, and competitors.

Tips on how to use Twitter if you're a business

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Tips on how to use Twitter if you’re a business by cinta5 on November 15, 2009 It’s great to see new businesses and organizations join Twitter!

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Sharing Content in Another Stream

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Sharing Content in Another Stream Written on January 21, 2010 by Justin Levy in google , social media , twitter 21 Comments - Leave a comment! 250 discount if you use "JUST25" when registering!

Five Benefits to Using Twitter Â? Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Marketing , Social Media > The Many Uses of Twitter The Many Uses of Twitter by Tamar Weinberg on June 15, 2007 Share As I promised in my earlier thread , besides answering the typical question, “What are you doing?&# , Twitter has many additional uses. Twitter as a tool to communicate during conferences. Twitter as a tracking device.

47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement

Rebekah Radice

You’re posting content to Twitter. You’ve wondered, what should I post on Twitter to increase engagement? But today: You know increased Twitter engagement leads to contacts, traffic, and sales. 47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement.

When a Taco Truck Meets Twitter

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking When a Taco Truck Meets Twitter Written on July 29, 2009 by Justin Levy in business , social media , twitter 14 Comments - Leave a comment!

Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble | social crm.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble? consumers from ExactTarget and CoTweet (they are clients) called Twitter X-Factors shows that just 5% of Americans follow even one brand on Twitter.

Google News Should Integrate Twitter Search

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Google News Should Integrate Twitter Search Written on July 27, 2009 by Justin Levy in google , social media , twitter 3 Comments - Leave a comment! If they don’t buy Twitter?

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47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement

Rebekah Radice

You’re posting content to Twitter. You’ve wondered, what should I post on Twitter to increase engagement? But today: You know increased Twitter engagement leads to contacts, traffic, and sales. 47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement.

Twitter ROI - Is it Too Popular?

Bare Feet Studios

Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Social Media , Strategy > Twitter ROI – Is it Too Popular?

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Gary Vaynerchuk Treats People Like Goldfish

Justin Levy

If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. I bet if you were just cruising through your tweets or feeds, this probably caught your eye huh? link] This comment was originally posted on Twitter [link] Shauna Berman Peters Great post.

Here’s What to Tweet during a Slow Sales Period

agora pulse

In this article, I’m going to give you my top tips on what to tweet during a slow sales period and how to maximize your Twitter sales funnel. Your Twitter Sales Funnel. If you want to get leads from Twitter, you need to think about your sales funnel.

Social Media in Action: Twitter and Emergency Response | Social.

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Social Media in Action: Twitter and Emergency Response Tue, Sep 23, 2008 Social Media If you were reading the news or traveling by plane today, you probably already know about the JetBlue evacuation of JFK airport in New York today. FEMA is in fact using twitter.

A Comparison of Social Media Live Video Platforms

Ignite Social Media

Twitter, Instagram, Periscope, and now even YouTube are all getting in on the live video feature. They also recently rolled out the live videos automatically popping up in your feed (much to many users’ annoyance). But, don’t discount Instagram quite yet.

What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

Buffer Social

For example, if you take a look at our Twitter and Instagram accounts , you’ll notice that we post entirely different things on each platform. Twitter : News, blog posts, and GIFs. Offer giveaways and discount coupons. What to post on Twitter.

7 Surprising Differences Between Male and Female Millennials: Webinar Recap

Ignite Social Media

Millennial women, on the other hand, are researching brands via blogs, interacting with them on Pinterest, and clicking on sponsored and branded content in their native feeds.

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The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Later, several other websites such as Classmates.com and Friendster contributed to the development of social networking to help reach our present day scenario, where we see the domination of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+. This is a guest post by Babu M. Varghese.

4 Ways to Extend the Lifespan of your Social Media Content

Ignite Social Media

Incentivizing is always a bonus, you can do this with free product, discounts, or gift cards, but it isn’t always necessary. A link post on Facebook can easily turn into a Twitter post with a couple less characters and a couple more hashtags.

Social media loyalty: me like you long time (but me hard to get)

Mindjumpers

You can connect with him on Twitter @Conversionation. With followers Cone means persons that display any affinity to a specific brand, for example by following it on Twitter, by “liking&# it on Facebook, or by subscribing to the RSS feed of the brand or company blog.

What's your social currency?

Akamai Marketing

By taracoomans – April 4, 2011 Posted in: Content , Featured , social media Photo credit: BaronBrian 97 Million people use Twitter. Now hear this: No one ever joined Facebook or Twitter so they could follow a brand or a company.

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Customers Don’t Want Ads, They Want a Conversation…Just Not the Conversations You Want to Have

Social Media Strategery

If you give me something (coupons, discounts), I’ll put up with your annoying habits (spamming my social media feeds). Social Media community conversation Facebook hbr pinterest social media spam Twitter

How to Fix a “Broken Brand” with Social

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. The tags give the wearer a discount on merchandise and refreshments, plus it puts a whole lot of blue back in the stands. What’s remarkable is that Twitter stats are now a normal part of ratings reporting.

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Working with Influencers #ViralChat Q&A

Proactive Report

#viralchat is a Twitter chat hosted by Post Planner on Thursday at 9 pm ET. Q1: Why are influencers important to a business wanting to grow a Twitter presence? Q2: How can a business build their influencer list on Twitter? Follow me on Twitter.

Online Communities: What Consumers Want, What Brands Don’t Deliver

Firebelly

If you need to open a new tab and check Facebook or Twitter, go ahead. There’s probably at least one brand above the fold in your news feed right now. Discounts may not be what a specific community needs, but very few people truly say they stay with a page for the community alone.

Are You Subscribed Yet?

Justin Levy

If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. I really appreciate all of the meaningful conversations that we have in the comments of this website, on Twitter , Facebook , LinkedIn , Flickr and the other ways that we find to connect online. Subscribe via Email Don’t have time to check in with your feed reader but still want to get any new content? 250 discount if you use "JUST25" when registering!

Socially Speaking What do YOU expect from brands and companies using social media?

Akamai Marketing

If there is one thing I’ve learned from my various social media audiences, its that you too have opinions about the care and feeding of social media persona. At what point do you get “brand fatigue&# in social media outlets like Facebook and Twitter? Do you really follow brands just to get discounts and special offers? Also, on Twitter, I’m going to use the hashtag #sociallyspeaking to discuss this.

Sendible – Content Curation Suggestion Feature

Proactive Report

I have several feeds set up from sites I know publish good content that will be of value to my audiences. Their content suggestion feature now feeds content right into the dashboard. This link with get you a 10% discount if you decide to buy it).

Twitterville Video Book Review

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Twitterville Video Book Review Written on September 9, 2009 by Justin Levy in books , reviews , twitter , video 15 Comments - Leave a comment! 250 discount if you use "JUST25" when registering!

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Marketers are freaking out about Facebook

Janet Fouts

” “Since there’s more public content than posts from your friends and family, the balance of what’s in News Feed has shifted away from the most important thing Facebook can do — help us connect with each other.”

Are Blog Comments Dead? | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Written on July 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in blog , community , facebook , interactions , social media , twitter 23 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. 250 discount if you use "JUST25" when registering!

How To Write A Post That Will Rock Your Facebook

SocialFish

The bottom line is, show your fans some appreciation by not cluttering up their news feeds with irrelevant or trite information. Unlike Twitter, shortened URL’s on Facebook result in 3 times less reader engagement. On Twitter, a hashtag is a tool used to search for information.

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Case Study: MPI and the “Social Media Guru†program for #WEC10

SocialFish

Just wanted to point everyone to a very interesting discussion that played out on Engage365 around the issue of an organization inviting people to feed their social media channels during a conference in exchange for discounted registration. They promoted the idea via Twitter, and chose five people to be their Social Media Gurus. And two, the lack of disclosure about the relationship between the organization and the people feeding its social channels.

Why Google Has the Hammer To Make Businesses Use Google Plus

Convince & Convert

My initial, abbreviated take is that Google’s new social toy is essentially a Facebook Twitter hybrid with outstanding ease-of-use and eye-popping potential. Google realized that whether or not Twitter ever made real money, its true value was as a scorecard for ranking social content.

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Get Your Chipotle On – iPhone Style! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Ok, anyone that follows me on Twitter knows that I have a slight obsession with chips & salsa. link] This comment was originally posted on Twitter [link] JamesRyanJ A Chipotle app for the iphone?

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Three NHL Teams to Follow on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

This season, the NHL welcomed the Vegas Golden Knights as the 31st team, and their Twitter account has gotten a lot of publicity for their approach to social media (mostly good, but some bad ). Greetings, hockey fans!

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7 Ways to Generate Leads from Social Media

Kikolani

Have you ever scrolled through your Facebook feed and come across a family member’s post about which superhero they are? Discounts/Coupons. By offering these coupons or discounts, they encourage traffic into their store, driving their leads right where they want them. (Source).

How to utilize Ad Retargeting on Social Media

Socialmedia.biz

You must have come across Facebook ads on your feed showcasing the footwear you almost ordered online the other day or a sponsored post on your Instagram of the residential buildings that you looked at three weeks ago.

7 Email Marketing Conversion Mistakes to Avoid

Razor Social

Alternatively, you can offer a subscriber only discount code on purchases of your product or service. This is because it’s pinned to the top of the Twitter feed so all new followers will see it.