How to Use Facebook Groups for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

While Facebook Groups have been known more commonly for personal use, new brand opportunities are arising on the platform which give businesses the ability to use groups as a more constructive tool. Group Opportunities. Are you currently part of any groups on Facebook?

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How to Strategically Post to Facebook Groups with Agorapulse

agora pulse

You can now post to Facebook Groups with Agorapulse. This is a big deal for any Facebook group manager who wants to be more strategic and effective in the way that they use their group. As the manager of several Facebook groups, this feature helps me further streamline my work.

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The New Facebook Groups Explained

Mindjumpers

New changes are constantly being made, so I’m going to try and sort out the confusion a bit by explaining how to use the new groups. First of all, the new groups differ a lot from the groups that we have known so far. Groups as a collaboration tool.

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[Event Info] Announcing the #SocialPRbootiecamp

Waxing UnLyrical

Speaking of homework, you’ll be directed to my Social PR Posse Facebook Group once you sign up, because that’s where you’ll share your #SocialPRbootiecamp homework. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn [Event Info] Announcing the #SocialPRbootiecamp.

How to Optimize Events with Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Nothing promotes event marketing as well as social media. As a result, social platforms are a great way to publicize events in real time. In order to generate social media buzz on your business’s upcoming event, create and share content in the weeks leading up to it.

Facebook Group Updates: Insights, Scheduled Posts and More

Jon Loomer

Facebook is rolling out new features for Group admins that will aid in the management of members and content. Let’s take a closer look at what you can expect, and how you might take advantage of these updates… Group Insights. Group to Group Linking.

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How Facebook Groups Can Benefit Your Social Strategy

Ignite Social Media

One billion monthly users are now using Facebook Groups for many different reasons. Below are a few key strategies and quick steps you can implement to take advantage of Facebook Groups that will ultimately strengthen your social media marketing strategy.

[Cool Tools] Think differently about event sponsorship

SocialFish

Introducing Eventr.io , the event & sponsorship marketplace. They are part of a larger group of tradeshow and event consultants, association management experts and event tech companies, and they are eager to change your perception about how the event ecosystem can work.

Steal These Facebook Group Community Management Tips: Expert Roundup

agora pulse

Managing a bustling Facebook group isn’t always easy. Whether you are struggling to keep your Facebook group alive or to keep people engaged, managing your Facebook community takes a very particular set of skills. Let the group have fun with it!

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Steal These Facebook Group Community Management Tips: Expert Roundup

agora pulse

Managing a bustling Facebook group isn’t always easy. Whether you are struggling to keep your Facebook group alive or to keep people engaged, managing your Facebook community takes a very particular set of skills. Let the group have fun with it!

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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.

How Do I Keep My Facebook Group Alive?

agora pulse

An active Facebook group will help you build a band of advocates who will talk about you not just in the group but elsewhere, both online and offline. We’ll look at the three top stages of creating an active group. Setting up a group. Setting up your Facebook group.

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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! London International Meetup Group. Toronto Social Group. Film and Culture Group. 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! London International Meetup Group. Toronto Social Group. Film and Culture Group. Photo Credit: SavorTheSuccess.com.

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3 Tips for Covering Live Events on Social

Likeable

Whether your brand is a participating sponsor at a major conference or hosting an event of its own, there’s no question that live events are a major investment for marketers. Before the Event: Drive Awareness, Intention, and Planning. After the Event: Keep the Energy Alive.

5 Group Buying Sites to Stalk

Idaconcpts

Group buying sites are becoming a popular online destination for many shoppers. Groupon was one of the first websites to capitalize on the growing niche of online customers who want to receive group savings on purchases.

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The Complete Guide to Facebook Groups: How to Create a Group, Build a Community and Increase Your Organic Reach

Buffer Social

Facebook has recently launched Groups for Pages, enabling the 70 million+ Pages on Facebook to create their own unique communities and feeds. More than 1 billion people around the world use Groups. So how do you create a Facebook Group? Facebook Groups vs Facebook Pages. —

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How Do I Keep My Facebook Group Alive?

agora pulse

An active Facebook group will help you build a band of advocates who will talk about you not just in the group but elsewhere, both online and offline. We’ll look at the three top stages of creating an active group. Setting up a group. Setting up your Facebook group.

Why is Twitter a crucial channel for trade associations and advocacy groups?

SocialFish

—————— During major political events like the State of the Union address or presidential debates, Twitter serves as the national town hall: a place to learn about and debate issues in real time.

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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.

[Cool Social Tools] QiqoChat for Live Online Events

SocialFish

Groups on Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, etc. In-depth written conversations to get people thinking and exchanging ideas even before the a live event begins. This makes the live event that much more productive.

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. When will tradeshows start hosting Tweet-ups around the country to build momentum for their events?

Relevancy on Social Media: How Current Events Improve Support

SocialFish

Writing about current events and the economy is almost always tricky. There are a couple ways to use current events to improve readership and support for your social media. If you’re thoughtful, yet quick, current events can be an effective way to promote your brand or business.

Who is doing Major Corporate Events?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I had dinner the other night with a buddy of mine who runs a company that produces major corporate events. Three letters - AIG … No corporate events person in their right mind would want to do a major event right now in the wake of the AIG scandal.

Guerilla Community-Building Group Provides Insight to Modernizing Your Organization

SocialFish

I attributed this to the event that I called “the advent of utilitarian social media sites” which, in hindsight, is sort of silly because if you put anything to use, it is utilitarian – but I digress! Cater2.me : experts working to help plan catered events for businesses or organizations.

An Interview with Sean Geehan, CEO and Founder Geehan Group

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Oracle, Wells Fargo (commercial group), HCL, and Intesource to name a few. A: Engaging decision makers from your top accounts – in a group setting, have them share problems they had and how they solved them (many of which your company most likely helped to solve).

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The devil’s in the data: Identifying the groups that won the election for Trump

Audiense

His team’s main objectives were to: shrink the number of Clinton voters, specifically targeting groups with material designed to turn them off Hillary. From the resulting audience of 17,500, we distinguished four distinct groups among his supporters. 3) The #MAGA group.

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I Attended a Networking Event…Now What?

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials I Attended a Networking Event…Now What? So, you’ve attended a handful of networking events, met some interesting people, and acquired a handful of business cards. Write on the back of each business card , noting the date and event where you met the person. Seek out previous contacts at future networking events.

The Introvert’s Solution to In-Person Events?

SocialFish

If you have not participated in an #eventprofs (Event Professionals) TweetChat, I suggest you try one! I attended my first session last Thursday, moderated by Tahira Endean ( @TahiraCreates ), on ways to add ‘freshness and wonder’ to your events.

Understanding the Nature of an Event Using Social Analytics

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Recently, I was asked if Social Analytics sheds light on the nature of online events like the Netflix Outrage , which happened a few weeks ago as customers voiced extreme disappointment at Netflix for imposing a $6 a month increase for customers who still wanted DVD delivery.

3-Year Social Media Plan for Events

SocialFish

I recently spoke to a group of meetings professionals at Affordable Meetings National here in DC. The slides for the presentation, Social Media & Events–Get Beyond the Hype, are on Slideshare.

Guerilla Community-Building Group Provides Insight into Modernizing Your Organization

SocialFish

I attributed this to the event that I called “the advent of utilitarian social media sites” which, in hindsight, is sort of silly because if you put anything to use, it is utilitarian – but I digress! Cater2.me : experts working to help plan catered events for businesses or organizations.

Facebook page, group or profile – what’s better for business?

Absolute PA

First off, lets look at the differences between a profile, page and group. A group is ideal for small communities of people who share a similar interest. Groups can be open (anyone can join), closed (your request to join has to be accepted) or secret (the group is completely invisible to everyone other than the group members and you have to be invited to join). Do you know what the best option is for your business?

Adding Satellite Sites To Your Hybrid Event Mix

SocialFish

Think big massive events, large numbers of people…and many locations. That’s the best environment for satellite sites or pods with your hybrid event. A satellite site is when a group of people gather together to watch a live stream from your main event. Creating satellites sites with your hybrid event is best described as creating your own television network. Creating satellite sites with your hybrid event is nearly the same thing.

What’s Next for Social Media and Events?

SocialFish

Woe to the networked nonprofit or association who only thinks of events in terms of their end of year fundraising gala or annual conference! With events, planned or otherwise, what kinds of best social media practices should nonprofits be using today?

Facebook Group Hacks with Pat Flynn

ProBlogger

The post Facebook Group Hacks with Pat Flynn appeared first on ProBlogger. It’s all about using Facebook groups, and he shares 27 different tips and hacks for Facebook marketing within your groups. We think it will give you a lot of great ideas for your own Facebook group.

Event: Media140 Foodies with Bridget _Cooks

Laurel Papworth

Event: Media140 Foodies with Bridget _Cooks is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. YouTube: At war with Warner Music Group (8). Tags: Event Online Communities blogs social media social networks bridget_cooks foodies Julie Posetti media140

Top Strategies for Taking Your Online Community Offline with Marketing Events – Stefanie Grieser [SSM019]

Buffer Social

How do you go from having no conference — from almost having no marketing team, just you being the 9th employee and one of the very first marketers — to a marketing conference of 1,000 attendees, acclaimed in your industry, a must-attend destination on the annual events calendar?

5 Reasons to Leap at the Social Media Marketing World’s Next Event

Socially Sorted

This post will be updated soon to be about content from the event. If you want to stay tuned for new Social Media events, please subscribe and you’ll be notified. . Every event, every summit, every live event has been a non-negotiable part of my calendar.

Why the Changes to LinkedIn Groups are Better for Your Users – and You

SocialFish

LinkedIn groups, I assure you, are not on the brink of going up in flames and burning group owners to the ground in their wake. The Changes to LinkedIn Groups Streamline its Top Functions. LinkedIn Groups Aren’t Your Bulletin Board for Sales.

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