How to Increase YouTube Engagement [Infographic]
AUGUST 23, 2014
Is YouTube marketing worth it? More than 1 billion unique users visit YouTube each month. Mastering the art of YouTube marketing will help your target audience discover you in an entirely new way. It has been shown that thumbnails increase YouTube engagement more than 150%.
How to Promote Your Event With Social Media Marketing
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Events are, by nature, social affairs. Likewise, people join social media networks such as Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn to connect, interact, and share with their peers. Who is your target audience and why will they attend your event? Follow her on Twitter at @pamdyer.
Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
Hosting an event is just the beginning of its life-cycle. The content you create and the leads you nurture will keep your event alive well after its end date. Tip: Keep the hashtag short and simple, and make sure you have it displayed at the event so the audience knows to participate.
13 Ways to Use Facebook Events for Your Brand
MAY 16, 2016
Now you have to dive into other features like Facebook ads to comply with their algorithm, but what about Facebook events? How to Create Effective Facebook Events. Facebook events are the perfect way to get users’ attention and keep it. Name Your Event.
How to Make a Successful YouTube Channel
Convince & Convert
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
We can go on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and other networks to see firsthand global events in real time – not minutes or days later like in traditional media – whether it’s the Arab Spring protests or the Pope giving mass or concerts of our favorite artists.
Eight Years of YouTube and What it Means to Brands [Infographic]
FEBRUARY 14, 2013
It’s also YouTube’s birthday. Home made videos with funny babies , campaign video content to promote a product launch, a live broadcast of a unique event , etc. Brands on YouTube. More than 700 YouTube videos are shared on Twitter each minute.
5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits
OCTOBER 21, 2015
Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms. With hundreds of thousands of tweets being shared every day, maintaining visibility and driving engagement become key challenges for most Twitter marketers. Get your team involved in your Twitter campaigns.
The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. We’re proud to acknowledge these 50 women from 41 different organizations as the top #Nifty50 women of technology on Twitter for 2012. She’s a rock star on Twitter and also speaks French.
Engaging Through YouTube – Charity Inspiration
JANUARY 27, 2014
While most of us are quick to think of Facebook and Twitter when we evoke the term social media, in fact, social media encompasses a vast range of online platforms. At Cancer Research UK, the investment into the use of YouTube is at the forefront of the strategy.
10 Twitter Tips to Make Friends
JUNE 2, 2011
Gaining followers on Twitter can be a long and laborious process, so here are some tips and tricks I’ve found that can help you make friends quickly: 1. List yourself in Twitter directories. This is a hidden gem amongst the abundance of Twitter tools out there. Features Twitter
Here’s What Happened on Twitter at #AppleEvent
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
When almost 100% of Interbrand top 100 companies are already using Twitter to reach out and engage with their audience, Apple has not posted even once. The video had already generated 1.5M views on YouTube and over 71K mentions on Twitter by the end of September 7.
Evolving Social Landscape – Social Media Channel Updates in 2016
Ignite Social Media
JUNE 7, 2016
Twitter. Twitter Character Limit – Twitter announced changes to the traditional character limit saying that images and links would no longer be included in 140 character limit. YouTube. The world of social media is constantly changing and evolving.
How Top Companies Use GIFs on Twitter
Convince & Convert
MARCH 10, 2016
Ain’t no party like a Twitter GIF Party! While the ability to search and send GIFs in tweets and direct messages debuted in late February, Twitter decided to up the ante on March 3, 2016 with an impromptu #GIFparty. Drop your plans for today, we’re celebrating GIFs on Twitter!
Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring
The Realtime Report
JULY 21, 2014
Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Twitter. YouTube.
How to Create Awesome Content From Your Next Event Experience
MARCH 12, 2015
If your business exhibits at trade shows or appears at other events, you have a great opportunity to get new content ideas – as well as detailed interviews – from the attendees and influencers you interact with during the event. Are you getting the most from your event attendance?
Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
JANUARY 31, 2011
Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. Which companies are really succeeding on Twitter, and how are they doing it? How to Get More Followers on Twitter.
A Comprehensive Guide to Your Social Media Image Sizes
JUNE 28, 2015
Profile Image Dimensions for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Tumblr, and Vine. Event responses: 1200 x 444 pixels. Twitter profile image dimensions. Twitter header photo size. Twitter profile photo size.
Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Debuts New Ad Types, Vine Gets Direct Video Messaging
The Realtime Report
APRIL 7, 2014
Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and YouTube: Vine adds direct messaging via video (photo: Vine blog). Twitter. YouTube.
How To Automate Twitter Without Looking Like an Idiot
APRIL 8, 2015
You: Dude, isn’t this post supposed to be about how to automate Twitter? In August 2014, I took over the Twitter account for the Chicago Chapter of the Wisconsin Alumni Association. They’re basically hoses of information unique to a blog, YouTube channel, etc.,
The New Twitter Effect
MAY 10, 2011
Twitter is mainstream. It was another week of Twitter getting mainstream media accolades as news of Osama Bin Laden taking one in the head from the Navy's elite SEAL Team Six unit lit the Social Media channel afire with chatter. Things got even more Twitter-centric when Keith Urbahn (former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld 's chief of staff) tweeted, "So I'm told by a reputable person they have killed Osama Bin Laden. Twitter is all about breaking news. twitter.
The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise
JUNE 6, 2011
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.
Search and Social Lessons from the Zenith Social Media Marketing Conference
JUNE 10, 2014
While there’s no video of his keynote available, his YouTube channel will give you some sense of how Neal can wake up an early-morning crowd in a packed ballroom. ” Zenith 2014 breaking bad with twitter session by lisa grimm and lisa buyer from Lisa Buyer.
Interesting Marketing Trends of Small Businesses [Infographic]
AUGUST 17, 2012
Bolt Insurance Agency compiled an interesting infographic that compiles research and data from Constant Contact, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, e-Dialog, ExactTarget, and the U.S.
Twitter Doesn't Do Everything Well
JUNE 1, 2011
Can Twitter replace newspaper and magazine articles? Jeff Jarvis over at BuzzMachine has an excellent post about Twitter and its ability to deliver the news titled, The article as luxury or byproduct. In the Blog post, he says: "they [articles] are no longer necessary for every event. In a world that is connected through new media platforms (like Twitter) everything changes. Twitters turns the news (and information) upside-down. twitter. youtube.
How I Became the Person Most Mentioned by Digital Marketers on Twitter
Convince & Convert
JUNE 1, 2014
That happened to me – and you’re damn right I dad-milked that sucker – when it was announced last week that (among digital marketers) I am the most retweeted and most mentioned person on Twitter (PDF). Convince and Convert the now revolution twitter youtility
Social Media Optimization 2014: Twitter or Facebook?
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
But wise companies, organizations and businesses have no problem with utilizing the differing strengths of both Twitter and Facebook to round out their social media marketing strategy while appealing to users of either one or both. Guest post for SocialFish by Sarah Brooks.
Why the Twitter-NFL Deal Is a Hail Mary That Will Work
OCTOBER 21, 2016
Today, you can access most of your favorite programming any time, on-demand, and you can usually find what you’re looking for on your desktop or mobile device, even for event viewing. If we needed another reminder that in 2016, TV is just another screen, witness Twitter’s latest deal with the National Football League. Twitter announced in April that it would stream 10 regular-season NFL Thursday Night Football games free and on a global basis. Twitter’s Hail Mary.
22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets
APRIL 13, 2010
Two, how can Twitter make money? Question two comes from Question one (in part) - if Twitter doesn’t find a way for us to show we value it, it will fold/go under/dead pool, and that would be a shame. . Customer Pays Twitter . Would it work for Twitter?
Are You About To Lose Your YouTube Presence?
Small Business Mavericks
FEBRUARY 25, 2011
» Are You About To Lose Your YouTube Presence? A nasty rumor is spreading, according to WebProNews , that YouTube is considering paying celebrities to provide video content channels. Besides, YouTube is one of the top 5 Web properties in terms of traffic and Twitter isn’t.
The Lego Model: How to Build Your Social Brand
JUNE 24, 2016
Lego has certainly accomplished this thanks to a groundbreaking online marketing campaign which hits its high notes on: YouTube : Its online video is bordering on being a private publishing house to rival any TV network. Twitter : Its 140 character content is playful, fun and easy to share.
Live Streaming and the Demand for Now
JUNE 30, 2016
Live video has been something reserved only for significant occasions in the past, whether it be a big TV event or an important news story. This is all changing now as social media gives the power to the people and makes it easier than ever to broadcast without a TV deal.
Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! Tracking hashtags What’s buzzing on Twitter right now?
How to Brand Your Blog’s YouTube Channel
FEBRUARY 27, 2011
Whether you run a business with a YouTube channel, you’re a blogger whose blog has a complementary YouTube channel, or you’re someone with a blog who’s thinking of setting up a YouTube channel, you may be interested in knowing how to brand a YouTube channel.
Tips for Creating a Profitable Trade Show Experience
OCTOBER 3, 2012
Makes old-school marketing tactics such as events and trade shows seem…almost outdated. During the mid-80s and 90s, I worked with industry events on both agency and client sides. Technology enhanced the events but didn’t replace the benefits of face-to-face encounters.
HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence
NOVEMBER 3, 2010
Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Kawasaki has more than 300,000 followers on Twitter.
10 Bold Social Media Predictions for 2017
DECEMBER 15, 2016
Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, YouTube – all of the major players have made investments in improving their live video offerings. Twitter Will Sell. Twitter struggled this past year and faced a wide array of issues. Education & Analysis News & Events
Social Media News Ticker: Pinterest Adds Place Pins, Vine Goes Global
The Realtime Report
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, Vine and Livefyre: Place Pins (image: Pinterest blog). Twitter. YouTube.
Secrets of Twitter Hashtags (For Those Still Unsure)
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
blog archives about Services Contact Secrets of Twitter Hashtags (For Those Still Unsure) by Robin Broitman Still feeling confused by Twitter Hashtags- those words that start with a # symbol that you keep seeing on Twitter?
Social Media Trends, Prospects, and Challenges in India
DECEMBER 9, 2015
Social networks such as Twitter and Facebook, and e-commerce brands like Amazon, Flipkart and Snapdeal are blending their assets across platforms to tap into customer preferences.
50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)
OCTOBER 5, 2010
While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. 51% of active Twitter users follow companies, brands or products on social networks. How popular is Twitter?