Mon.Feb 13, 2017

On Social Intelligence, Leadership, and the need to start young #EQ #EI

Janet Fouts

Is social intelligence important to the way we communicate and lead? You bet it is. Here are examples from school children and adults of social intelligence in action. mindful social social business mindfulsocial social intelligence

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media.

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Trending Sources

What do you think about your community platform?

SocialFish

We won’t buy a $6 latte at a café without checking out reviews first. But where do community managers go when they’re getting ready to spend $10,000 or more per year for on-domain community software?

A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Video Marketing in 2017 – Sunny Lenarduzzi [SSM029]

Buffer Social

Video marketing is one of the most-talked about subjects in social media right now. Marketers, brands, and businesses everywhere are all jumping aboard this incredible trend that has truly begun to take take over our social news feeds.

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Social Media Automation 101

A beginner's guide to social media automation tools and getting automation right.

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Relationship Advice That Will Help Increase Brand Loyalty

Sprout Social

New customer relationships start out strong, don’t they? You work hard to woo a new consumer with special offers, coupons and promotions. But inevitably the spark dies down and before long there’s another brand out there trying to sweep your prospective loyalists off their feet. This Valentine’s Day, work to keep the brand love alive with 10 pieces of relationship advice that will keep any customer engaged. Mind Your Manners.

How to Fill the Gaps in Your 2017 Social Marketing Plan

Simply Measured

At the end of 2016, you spent time summarizing your 2016 performance. Hours were spent identifying what went well and what missed the mark. You did this so that your social marketing plan for 2017 would be more effective, push the envelope, and be easier to execute.

180: 7 Types of Facebook Live Videos that Grow Your Audience, Build Your Brand and Make Money

ProBlogger

Ways to Use Facebook Live to Grow Your Blog. In today’s lesson, I want to talk about Facebook live video which is a technology that has been around for a while now on Facebook and that I think continues to be something that bloggers could get a lot of value out of.

How Get Schooled Is Rethinking the Way Nonprofits Do Social and Digital

Simply Measured

Get Schooled –which was just made part of the FastCompany Most Innovative Companies list for gamifying the college admissions process–has ditched old-school, siloed social marketing and made social an integrated, yet unique, component of the brand’s digital landscape. Their mission?

The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

180: 7 Types of Facebook Live Videos that Grow Your Audience, Build Your Brand and Make Money

ProBlogger

Ways to Use Facebook Live to Grow Your Blog. In today’s lesson, I want to talk about Facebook live video which is a technology that has been around for a while now on Facebook and that I think continues to be something that bloggers could get a lot of value out of.

The Social PR Virtuoso® Master Course Open for Registration

Waxing UnLyrical

This Saturday, at about 2:45 pm EST, the clouds parted, the angels came out to sing, and all of Ireland finally found out where leprechauns hide their gold.

All Editors are Not the Same, so Which do You Need?

ProBlogger

A question that frequently comes up in writing and blogging groups I’m part of is: ‘anyone know a good editor?’. This is usually followed by comments of ‘I used this guy once but it was a frustrating process’, or ‘mine was ok, but I’m not sure I’d recommend them.’.

How Get Schooled Is Rethinking the Way Nonprofits Do Social and Digital

Simply Measured

Get Schooled –which was just made part of the FastCompany Most Innovative Companies list for gamifying the college admissions process–has ditched old-school, siloed social marketing and made social an integrated, yet unique, component of the brand’s digital landscape. Their mission?

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

Emotional or Light Hearted Commercials: Which Do You Identify With?

The Realtime Report

Emotional or Light Hearted Commercials: Which Do You Identify With? By Jordan Takeyama. During the National Football League’s biggest weekend, it’s often the commercials that take center stage. It’s every advertiser’s dream. The world as your audience.

The Trouble With Twitter, Flying Uber Cars And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

Twist Image

Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio 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 FM are posting these segments weekly on iHeart Radio , if you're interested in hearing more of me blathering away about what's going on in the digital world.

Increased Instagram Ad Engagement and Hot Stats from the Super Bowl | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Increased Instagram ad engagement, hot stats from the Super Bowl and a safer twitter experience for consumers and brands in this week’s edition of Social You Should Know. Social media moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.