How to Use Social Media for Event Marketing [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Using social media to maximize the impact of live events (like trade shows, forums and conferences) is where shiny new tools meet old school marketing. Growth in searches for “social media marketing” per Google Trends.

VIRTUAL EVENTS SURVEY – last chance to participate!

SocialFish

The learning & development experts at Tagoras have launched a new round of their popular research on virtual events. Our aim is to assess the role of virtual conferences and similar virtual events are playing in the broader events market.

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How to Optimize Events with Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Nothing promotes event marketing as well as social media. Many marketers use social media regularly, whether for networking or business purposes. As a result, social platforms are a great way to publicize events in real time. If there isn’t an event page, create one.

How to Promote Your Event With Social Media Marketing

Pamorama

Events are, by nature, social affairs. If you play your cards right, these similar characteristics can work to your advantage when it comes to planning, promoting, and building excitement for any public event you’re hosting.

6 Foolproof Strategies to Increase Your Facebook Event Attendance

agora pulse

Whether your business is having their grand opening in a new community or you’re hosting a conference with several thousand people, everyone wants to increase their event attendance. Facebook events can do incredible things for your business, but only if you leverage them correctly.

5 Luxurious Technology Events for this Autumn

Idaconcpts

In the past I have been to a lot of technology events. As you can imagine, technology events vary in their substance and style. But sometimes what you want is a truly luxurious event. Tech Mentor Events. This event is being held at the Palmer Event Center.

Facebook Ads: How to Create Offline Event Custom Audiences

Jon Loomer

Late last year, Facebook added the ability for brick and mortar businesses to track the offline impact of their Facebook ads with Offline Event Sets. Now advertisers can target these customers through Offline Event Custom Audiences. Refresher: Offline Event Sets.

7 Tips to Creating an All-Star Event

Waxing UnLyrical

Events can be a great way to build relationships and nurture leads. Tip: make your purpose clear before the event so people don’t feel like they’ve been duped into attending. We picked a catchy name which made it possible to turn the event into a series.

Transform Events into Meaningful Experiences: Lessons in Real-Time Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This week I moderated another Social Media Today webinar as part of their Best Thinker webinar series, this time on the topic of Transforming Events into Meaningful Experiences: Lessons in Real-Time Marketing. How best to organize for Real-Time Marketing?

Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference – An Event Not to Miss!

Webbiquity SMM

The Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference is fast approaching, coming up on Thursday, May 22, in Duluth, Minnesota. Josh Braaten ( @jbraaten ), Director of Inbound Marketing for Collegis Educaiton and VP of the Minnesota Search Engine Marketing Association.

How to Drive More Event Engagement Using Social Media

Social Media Today

Social media can be a great compliment for event marketing - here are some key tips from contributor Dhariana Lozano

Facebook Updates Calls to Action on Pages, Recommendations, Local Events

SocialTimes Facebook

The social network Wednesday introduced updates to recommendations , local events and call-to-action buttons on pages for local businesses. Get tickets to movies and events: For many new movies this fall, you can buy movie tickets straight from their Facebook pages via Fandango.

Social Media Planning Around Popular Events

Ignite Social Media

In this post, we’ll discuss how you can be prepared and plan ahead for those timely events. At the beginning of the year, take some time to research big events happening that year and see where you as a brand fit.

Planning and Executing Live Event Content For Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

Assuming you already know that social media is the first way in which people follow live events they can’t attend in person…. Brand events are like weddings: important, exciting, fun, and super busy. Prepare Plan B, C, and D that still achieve the event goals.

9 Tips for a Successful Webinar Event

Idaconcpts

If they feel the webinar isn’t worth their time, especially if they paid a registration fee, then they aren’t likely to sign up to attend future events. And if they aren’t planning to attend future events, they probably aren’t going to recommend them to other people either.

7 Ways to Use Social Media to Create Buzz-Worthy Events

Convince & Convert

It used to be you spent five minutes registering for an event and then showed up on the big day, went to a few workshops, drank two free Coronas, and went home. 7 Ways To Use Social Media To Create Buzz-Worthy Events from Jay Baer. Almost all events have an official website.

13 Twitter Hashtags to Follow for Nonprofit and Charity Updates, Events and Inspiration

SocialFish

You can use hashtags to monitor charity and non-profit news, find new people to connect to and participate in related events without ever leaving your office. From social media campaigns aimed at ending hunger, to events for breast cancer awareness, this covers it all.

How to Engage Event Attendees with Pokemon Go

Ignite Social Media

As with any craze we marketers are always left wondering, how can we get in on the action? However, one of the most fascinating topics for me has been the conversation around how to incorporate Pokémon GO into event marketing. Image Source: PC Mag.

Facebook Website Custom Audiences Based on Pixel Events

Jon Loomer

What Are Pixel Events? Assuming the Facebook pixel is installed on every page of your website, you can add code to specific pages to capture and track the details of an event (registration, purchase, search, etc.). Are You Using Events? The second step is to add your events.

Best Practices For Using Social Listening During a Live Event

Ignite Social Media

With thousands of people attending live events, both in-person and online, it’s extremely important for your brand to develop good social listening techniques. Make sure you find a tool that aligns to your social media objectives and is efficient for your team to use during a live event.

5 Events for Busy Entrepreneurs Who Love Traveling

Idaconcpts

Luckily, there are conferences, meetups and other events aimed at people in exactly your circumstances in cities all around the world! Photo Credit: SavorTheSuccess.com.

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5 Events for Busy Entrepreneurs Who Love Traveling

Idaconcpts

Luckily, there are conferences, meetups and other events aimed at people in exactly your circumstances in cities all around the world! Photo Credit: SavorTheSuccess.com.

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[DC AREA EVENT] 2015 Future of Associations

SocialFish

Following a successful “ What Got You Here ” event in March exploring themes around transformation in the association sector, Ann Yoders of AEY Marketing & Research Consulting is pleased to offer the next event in “2015 Future of Associations” event series.

How to Size Images for Facebook Event Cover Photos

Sprout Social

One of the easiest ways to connect your friends, family or fans is through an event. And on Facebook, it’s simple to create an event , send invites and keep the conversation going. How to Add a Facebook Event Photo. Facebook Event Photo Size & Dimensions.

Top Social Media Presentations from Fusion Marketing Experience Event

Social Media Citizens

I had a great honour to participate in Fusion Marketing Experience event organized by our friends at Social Marketing Forum. but also because of the quality of the content and experience shared during the event.

Two Event Marketing Stats To Note

Small Business Mavericks

A new e-book by Constant Contact and HubSpot says that 76% of survey respondents promote events by e-mail and 40% use social media. More businesses will promote events through social media in the future, especially if Google+ hangouts takes hold. And events will be among the things that businesses promote through social media. E-mail marketing , of course, has always enjoyed high numbers.

Will Twitter Own Live Event Updates?

Ignite Social Media

Where Twitter may struggle with some of the above, they are a great source for keeping up on live events. Here’s what they’re doing to own live event coverage on social. I sure hope they expand this to other events!”? Twitter is going beyond sports with this (unless all you tweet about is sports) and will tailor the top of your timeline to events they think you’ll find relevant. The post Will Twitter Own Live Event Updates? Oh, Twitter.

Twitter January Events Calendar: Awards Season is Upon Us

Devumi

Twitter is helping marketers start 2018 right with the release of its January events calendar. Twitter January 2018 events calendar After the hectic holiday marketing rush culminating with the New Year celebrations, January is loaded with fresh events and marketing opportunities.

Twitter March Events Calendar: Hey, Stuff Happens in March!

Devumi

Twitter is helping brands get ready to dive in all the fun with its March Events Calendar. Twitter March events calendar: Are you not entertained? The post Twitter March Events Calendar: Hey, Stuff Happens in March! March is all about sports and entertainment.

Twitter-ups the future of events, sponsorship and event marketing

Akamai Marketing

Does anyone else think its interesting that Twitter, the hottest social media network today, is generating events? Ah, events. Prediction: tomorrow’s event, event marketing and sponsorship opportunity is with “Tweet-ups” where like-minded Twitter-peeps meet up to meet each other in person. Here’s the great thing: by their very nature, Twitter-peeps share something in common, making it a very powerful marketing tool.

The Big Events Law of Social Media: The More People Post, The Shorter The Message

The Realtime Report

We’re now in an age where large public events lead to a huge increase in social media activity; Oscars host Ellen DeGeneres’ selfie that ‘broke’ Twitter with the most retweets ever is just the latest example. And when there was no event, we did not find this effect.”.

Feb 12th event moved

Josh S Peters

Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » Feb 12th event moved Feb 12th event moved Written on January 21, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media 1 Comment - Leave a comment!

How to Track Offline Events with Facebook Ads

Jon Loomer

Back in June, Facebook introduced Offline Events , a way to track purchases made in-store or offline after a customer was shown a Facebook ad. Offline Events change all of that. Create an Offline Event Set. The first thing we need to do is create an Offline Event Set.

Why You Should Plan A Multi-Channel Event

Small Business Mavericks

Michael Powers of Marketo recently wrote about planning a multi-channel event the right way , and he has some good points: Start early — it takes time to get approvals and gives you room for flexibility when the situation calls for it. Get all your channels involved — social, PR, content, demand generation, product marketing, even executives should have a role that they value. Branding brand multi-channel multichannel event multiply content and SEO

Case Study and Lessons Learned: Increasing Foot Traffic for Retail Using Social Media and Event Marketing

Akamai Marketing

These influencers had their own set of chops as foodies and heavy social media users, but these influencers weren’t influencers to the target market either in terms of demographics, motivations or geography. Do: We kicked off the campaign with a community, family-focused event which included prizes and give-aways for social media participants. Case Study Facebook Retail case study event marketing marketing measurement social media strategy

Top 10 social media conferences and events in 2018

Socialmedia.biz

Social Media Marketing World . The conference is being labeled as the largest social media marketing conference in the World. You’ll have the opportunity to interact with some of the social media industry’s top professionals and marketers. Content Marketing World .

The Data-Backed Guide to Event Marketing on Social Media: How to Get People Talking About Your Event

Buffer Social

Taking an event from idea to sell-out is no easy feat. And half the battle of organizing an event is marketing it. When it comes to the marketing channels that drive attendance, hype, and engagement, social media is right near the top. Probably during the event, right?

The Top B2B Marketing Trends for 2018 – A Meta-Analysis

Webbiquity SMM

Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends? This piece compiles and analyzes the predictions of more than 100 B2B marketing professionals as published in 10 highly-ranked posts over the past month (best!). Here we go… Content Marketing Trends. But for B2B marketers?

How to Use Social Media for Event Marketing [Presentation]

Mindjumpers

This got me thinking that maybe it’s also good to use social media for reporting live events. Take look and let me know how you found it : Using social media for effective live-event reporting.

LiveTech: A social media event for the events industry – 25% off

Gemma Went

Next week see’s the first LiveTech event, focussed purely on the the events industry. These industry specific social media events are a great way of sharing best practice in social media and I’d urge anyone working within PR, marketing or the events industry to attend this bootcamp on the 19th & 20th October at the … Read more. Events LiveTech 2011 social media events industry