November, 2010

5 Steps to Thinking More Socially About Communications

Dave Fleet

Tweet Like it or not, “digital” is becoming a part of more and more marketers’ jobs.

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November 2010: Ottawa's Twitter top 20 | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

Four Steps To Optimize A News Release For Google News

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest post by Erica Holt. Please stop yawning. Don't worry. This isn't another overview post about how to search engine optimize a news release. You can read all about that here, here, and here. The thing is, despite the ad nauseam

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Google Headhunts Through LinkedIn – A Case Story

Mindjumpers

Tweet Guest blog written by Steffen Hedebrandt , who is passionate about entreneurship, networking, personal and professionel development. He currently works as a COO at VintageandRare.com.

Social Media Automation 101

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

10 Reasons to Have a Social Media Response Triage Flowchart

SocialFish

We do a lot of work with associations to help them develop what we call social media triage (or escalation or response) charts.

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[Personal] Proud of my Brother

Dave Fleet

Tweet I usually keep this blog to work-based content, but I’m making an exception today. My brother Simon lives with learning disabilities. Cornwall Council, which offers programs to help people in his situation find work, just produced this video about him. I have a tear in my eye right now.

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LinkedIn: removing group comments | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

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Veterans Day: A Granddaughter Remembers

Waxing UnLyrical

The strong, silent type. My grandfather never talked about the war. That's him as a dashing young officer, right there. I should say “wars” since, as first a Royal Indian Air Force and then an Indian Air Force officer, from which he

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Mapping Content to the Sales Funnel AND Buyer types

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You often hear about the concept of mapping content to the sales funnel (especially in B2B Marketing) but it’s not so common in practice. I will self confess that I have ignored this one for a while.

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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.

Mobile apps are a waste of time for associations.

SocialFish

* deep breath * There. I said it. And I know I’m going to get a lot of grief over it, so let the debate begin.

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The State of Brands on Facebook [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Mashable has compiled a nice infographic as part of their Facebook Marketing blog series. It gives you a nice overview of how Facebook has developed as a marketing platform over the years.

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Cooks Source: How to Avoid an Unnecessary Crisis

Dave Fleet

Tweet Situation: When food writer Monica Gaudio discovered that Cooks Source magazine had lifted an article she’d written and printed it in the magazine, she emailed the magazine to inquire about how it had come about. When the editor of the magazine asked what she wanted, Gaudio told the.

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November 2010: Isle of Man Twitter's top 20 | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Sticky PR Measurement: Are We There Yet?

Waxing UnLyrical

The first part of this post is a guest post by Gary McCormick, APR, Fellow PRSA, president & CEO of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). The second part is my take… with the exceedingly original sub-head, “My take

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Mapping Content to the Sales Funnel AND Buyer types

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You often hear about the concept of mapping content to the sales funnel (especially in B2B Marketing) but it’s not so common in practice. I will self confess that I have ignored this one for a while.

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Six Reasons WordPress Is A Great Website Platform For Small Nonprofits

SocialFish

It seems like there are more nonprofits using WordPress not as a blog, but as a website platform. And that makes sense. If you’re a small nonprofit (Red Cross need not apply) you have limited resources.

8 Tips to Get More Out of LinkedIn

Justin Levy

When we talk about social media platforms there is a tendency to point to Twitter and Facebook as the platforms where we all agree that we spend a majority of our time online. When we need videos we go to YouTube. When we need photos we head over to Flickr.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

Digging-in to the new Radian6 Dashboard Improvements

Dave Fleet

Tweet Last week, Radian6 announced a whole raft of improvements to their platform and to their engagement console.

New creatives at Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Tweet. Through some time, we have been looking around for candidates to strengthen our creative team.

MeasurePR: The BrandBuilder Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

If you work in the PR/marketing world(s). are they one now? shouldn't they always have been? whatever, I never can tell). and revel in blog posts that make you feel the writer is talking to you, no doubt you are already familiar with

30 November: Two social media webcasts to catch | Sherrilynne.

Sherrilynne Starkie

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

Brand Advocates vs Brand Adversaries – it’s a Very Thin Line!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Everyday I provide support on the social web to customers. For the last 18 months we have solved hundreds of issues both small and large for customers around the globe, some as quickly as 15min others as long as 24 hours.

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14 Situations When You Shouldn’t Tweet

Justin Levy

This morning started like every morning usually does, with me taking Sasha outside for her morning walk before heading to the office. I use the time that I walk her in the morning to gather my thoughts for the day, check and process email, jump into Twitter for a minute or two and read Playbook.

9 Criteria For Selecting A Social Media Agency

Dave Fleet

Tweet A couple of years ago, I wrote a post about 8 factors to consider when selecting a “ social media expert.&# Looking back now, I can see how my approach has evolved and matured since then. What’s more, as I’ve spent more time on the consulting side, my focus has shifted from self-identified “experts&# to agencies. Chris Kieff wrote a post last week giving his thoughts on some numbers-focused ways to select a social media consultant.

Charity Through Social Media

Mindjumpers

Tweet As I mentioned in my previous post , I recently visited the international J. Boye web-conference in Aarhus Denmark in search of interesting social media case studies.

Customize Your Blog's Error Page in 5 Easy Steps

Waxing UnLyrical

This is part of the Blogging for Grasshoppers series. Here's how to customize your 404 error page in 5 easy steps. which is a wise thing to do for bloggers, grasshoppers or not. First, you… Image: Kate Sumbler via Flickr

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Twitter introduces instant notifications | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social Media in the Industry: Customization is the Key to Success

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is a guest post by Angela Denby. Over the past couple years, one of the most common questions from business owners has been, “Do I need to be on Facebook and/or Twitter?&#

Announcing Red Pin Marketing: Social Media Solutions for Small Businesses

Justin Levy