9 Criteria for Selecting a Social Media Monitoring Tool

Webbiquity SMM

For example, a discussion of the latest developments in aerospace composites is probably more likely to happen on a niche engineering forum than on Facebook. Social media monitoring tools are increasing essential for companies of all sizes as the explosion of social media content renders manual monitoring efforts hopeless. But how do you choose one?

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Web Presence Optimization Software Review: gShift Labs

Webbiquity SMM

Radian6 , Alterian SM2 ), or inbound marketing suites (e.g., For any given keyword, gShift will show the top ranking page on your site by search engine (though it won’t identify the page with the highest internal gShift score for that keyword, which would be another nice feature).

Trending Sources

What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

Alterian SM2 Freemium. Though limited (in terms of filters, number of search terms and results) in comparison to the fee-based version of the tool, SM2 Freemium is still an excellent tool for getting a snapshot of your social media landscape—discovering who’s talking about you, your competitors and your industry, what they’re saying, and where they are saying it. Alterian SM2.

BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

YouTube 37) YouTube is the second largest search engine on the planet (only second to Google). 46) Blog content can be gold for the search engines, but you should write your articles based on what the search engines want, write for your readers.

Monitoring vs Analytics [Infographic]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Alterian – formerly known as SM2 by Techrigy offers a freeimum service that offers up to 5 search terms to monitor for and up to 1000 results, which could be good enough for some small brand with low volume.

100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

Pamorama

BoardReader was developed to address the shortcomings of current search engine technology to accurately find and display information contained on the Web’s forums and message boards. BoardTracker is an innovative forum search engine, message tracking and instant alerts system designed to provide relevant information quickly and efficiently while ensuring you never miss an important forum thread no matter where or when it is posted. IceRocket is a real-time blog search engine.

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The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Angie is also a Search Engine Watch columnist and speaks at national events including SMX, SES, and OMS. Connie is the Community Strategist for the Alterian (formerly Techrigy) SM2 social media monitoring platform.

Social Media for the Boardroom

Buzz Marketing for Technology

It all starts with the Pulse Report that Chevron had produced by Edelman (their PR firm) using their Alterian’s SM2 social media monitoring tool. They used Boolean searches (which are available in most listening engines today) to narrow their searches to only the most relevant posts.

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100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

www.pamorama.net

BoardReader BoardReader was developed to address the shortcomings of current search engine technology to accurately find and display information contained on the Web’s forums and message boards. Collecta Collecta is a real-time search engine bringing content to you as it’s posted.

100 Media Monitoring Tools for PR

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Alterian SM2 is extremely versatile with a variety of easy-to-use reporting options that have drill down capabilities for more targeted analysis. SM2 automatically determines the sentiment of a conversation, so you know exactly how people are feel about your brand.

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Social Media Optimization Tools

www.toprankblog.com

Keyword optimized social content and channels of promotion provide abundant signals to search engines for improved visibility on standard, social and real-time search.

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Picking a new social media monitoring service

jeffesposito.com

They also have a “smart engine” that filters out spam content from searches. Price – Starts at $199/month with unlimited users SM2 – Amanda DeVito may be the hardest working sales rep that I have the good fortune of calling a friend for the past two years.

Social Media Monitoring Tools Comparison Guide

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Connie Bensen August 13, 2010 5:03 PM | Permalink Hi Tracy, Have you seen Alterian SM2 (formerly Techrigy SM2)? I had not heard of Alterian SM2 before; however, Ill be sure to check out the free version.

Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For

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TNS Cymfony TNS Cymfony offers the Orchestra Platform , which is built on a Natural Language Processing engine that automatically identifies, classifies, qualifies and benchmarks important people, places, companies and topics for you. This service is similar to Reputation Defender’s MyEdge in how it helps you take ownership of your Google results by ensuring there is positive and relevant content at the top of search engines for your brand name.

Social Media Monitoring Grudge Match: Radian6 vs. Scout Labs

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I don’t know and would love some technologists and engineers to chime in. Seems like both companies have good engines and continually improve what they have, so both can give each other good runs for the money for a while. We had been using SM2 and Radian6.

Six Useful Social Media Monitoring Tools For Your Business

www.wicked-pr.com

Alterian SM2: The free version of SM2 is a social media monitoring tool that was designed specifically for PR and Marketing agencies to measure social media.

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

Convince & Convert

To be fair, I’ve only included those I’ve actually used (Radian6, Sysomos, Spiral 16) or tested (Meltwater, SM2). Socialmention.com is basically a social search engine, if the business name is unique it can be a good option. I'm currently using SM2 for most of my clients, and like how easy it is to use. On your chart, you show that SM2 can get down to the state level on the geographic filter.

5 Social Media Tools for PR Professionals

Proactive Report

And there are several good monitoring tools: Radian6, Filtrbox, Trackur, SM2 and eCairn. Social Media Tools For 2010. View more presentations from Sally Falkow. If you plan to increase your use of social media in the new year here are 5 tools that can help you be more effective. Feeds – The web isn’t about pages any more. It’s about streams, feeds and syndication. RSS feeds are the blood vessels of the social web. It’s how you read news updates from friends on Facebook and Twitter.

26 Free Tools for Monitoring Your Brand's Reputation

Pamorama

Samepoint : A conversation search engine that lets you see what people are talking about. Surchur : An interactive dashboard covering search engines and most social media sites. Technorati : Search engine and monitoring tool for user-generated media and blogs. Billing itself as “the leading blog search engine,&# Technorati has been helping bloggers and those with their fingers on the blog pulse stay informed for years.

Social Media Monitoring Tools Demystified: Analysing Sources

energise2-0.com

“High Spec – High Cost&# Tools Social Media Monitoring solutions in this area include: Radian6 , Alterian SM2 , Sysomos Heartbeat , ScoutLabs and Infegy Social Radar amongst many others.

Social Media Monitoring Tools: What’s Right For You?

www.pageonepr.com

We specialize in broad global content with automated sentiment and the ability to have a complete self-service experience or work with our experienced knowledge engineers to refine your topics or provide expert analysis.