Social Media Event Promotion | The Ultimate Course

Sociallyin Insider Blog

Promoting your event on social media: where do you start? If you feel like there’s an endless list of things to do to make sure you’re on the right track and drumming up ticket sales and attendance is becoming tedious, this social media event marketing crash course is for you.

Three Creative Ways to Use Social Media to Promote your Event

Webbiquity SMM

Social networks have become the primary means of keeping friends, family members, and business contacts up to date on what’s happening in our lives. 77% of all Americans have at least one social media profile. Build Hype for your Event. Use Targeted Social Media Ads.

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How to Successfully Digitize Events During COVID-19

Waxing UnLyrical

I’m well used to webinars, virtual events, virtual happy hours, virtual younameits and digital whatchamacallits , both as a participant as well as an organizer, for clients as well as my own business and educational efforts. Virtual event best practices.

Social Media Planning Around Popular Events

Ignite Social Media

This saves you time in the long run and allows you to share quality content across your social channels that your audience can engage with. Planning social content in advance ensures you always have quality content to share with your audience on a consistent basis.

Social Media Event Promotion: The Complete Guide

Hootsuite

When it comes to social media event promotion, it’s important to make a plan. Social media tools let you engage with your audience in creative ways that boost attendance and make for a better experience. 6 ways to promote an event on social media before it happens.

3 Reasons Your Boss Didn’t Approve Your Social Media Budget and Plan

Pam Moore

” Do you have what you think is an amazing social media or digital marketing plan? This blog post includes the following: Top 3 reasons your social media budget and plan are not getting approved. ” Or “how can social media really impact our business?”

Best Practices For Social Media Event Coverage

Ignite Social Media

As we get closer and closer to tip off, brands should also be questioning if their social media teams are game time ready. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as your assembling the perfect social media team to cover any big game. As a brand is preparing to participate during any big event, the social team should spend time studying up on usage rights. Last year the NBA themselves issued a memo stopping their players from engaging in trash talk on social.

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. Linkedin (if it’s a business event).

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. This can seem like a daunting task, but here are a few tips to help you manage your social listening behind the scenes.

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. Lisa Buyer ( @lisabuyer ), smart and engaging online public relations pro and author of the phenomenal new book, Social PR Secrets.

Relevancy on Social Media: How Current Events Improve Support

SocialFish

Writing about current events and the economy is almost always tricky. So it can be difficult to write a post that will spark a lot of social media engagement in the form of comments and shares. You want to write about current events in a positive, constructive light.

How to Maximize and Humanize Your Investment in Professional Speakers for Your Next Event

Pam Moore

Hiring the perfect keynote speaker, breakout speaker, emcee, or workshop trainer for your event or conference is not an easy task. You are preparing for your big event and really want to ensure it is a huge success. Success strategies for pre, during and post event success.

Social Media Updates

yMarketingMatters

Here are the latest social media updates to keep you ahead of the curve and make sure your marketing is up to date and successful! Get tickets to movies and events: For many new movies this fall, you can buy movie tickets straight from their Facebook Pages via Fandango.

COVID-19 and Social Media Marketing: April 6th Update

Ignite Social Media

Please see prior posts: Changing Consumer Behavior and How to Adjust Your Strategy (March 16 th ) Organic vs Paid Social Media Marketing Before and After the Virus (March 23 rd ) Top Questions Brands Have About Their Social Media Strategy During COVID-19 (March 30 th ).

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

The Complete Guide to LinkedIn Events

Oktopost

Stating that now is a tough time to be planning events would be a wild understatement. Stay-at-home orders and social distancing guidelines have been adopted nearly everywhere to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. How can LinkedIn Events help you connect with them?

How to Engage Event Attendees with Pokemon Go

Ignite Social Media

However, one of the most fascinating topics for me has been the conversation around how to incorporate Pokémon GO into event marketing. Meaning, how can conference and event planners incorporate the game into their meetings to keep attendees engaged? Image Source: PC Mag.

The Event Horizon Of Truth

Forbes Social Media

Whatever happens beyond an event horizon cannot be seen, and in many ways this can serve as an apt metaphor for how our seemingly infinite access to information is actually drowning us in a sea of misinformation right now, along with facts, breaking news, conspiracy theories and the like.

Social Media Conferences to Attend in 2020

Ignite Social Media

Social media conferences are an excellent way to learn about new strategies and approaches to social media marketing that other brands and industries are testing out. Check out our top picks for social media conferences to attend in 2020!

How to Develop a Social Media Strategy and Plan: 6 Essential Steps for Success [Webinar]

Pam Moore

Do you ever feel like you are spinning your wheels on the social web? It's not “what can the social networks do for you today” but instead, “what can I do with the technology available to me today.” Social media is not free.

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.

How to Celebrate Social Media Day

agora pulse

That’s now the official Social Media Day adult beverage. at least, we enjoy celebrating holidays and cultural events with the appropriate adult beverage. So Social Media Day needs a drink that we can all toast and imbibe together, across all of the celebrating venues.

The Art of Hosting Events on Social (#SMTLive Recap)

Social Media Today

To learn more about challenges and best practices for hosting a live event on social media, we turned to our friends on #SMTLive for answers

How to Leverage Events on Social Media: 6 Easy Tactics

Oktopost

Wondering how you can amplify your attendance in an industry conference with social media? Social Media Marketing Social Engagement Social Media Strategy Video MarketingFrom employee advocacy to live video, we have assembled a guide with all the tricks you need.

Social Media Ad Objectives: Clicks vs. Conversion

Ignite Social Media

Many advertisers believe getting people to click is the driving force behind social media advertising. Conversion allows advertisers to measure landing page views, conversion events, custom events and even retarget those who have yet to complete an action.

The #1 Reason Why Your Social Media Has Zero Return on Investment in 2018

Pam Moore

Do you feel stuck in a rut when it comes to achieving your business goals and utilizing social media to help you do such? Even some of the most savvy social marketers are finding themselves ready to throw in the towel with social media for business in 2018.

How to Develop a Profitable Social Media Strategy and Plan in 2018

Pam Moore

Are you tired of being sick and tired of not achieving a positive ROI from your time and money invested into social media? You feel as if you constantly spin your social media wheels with little real business results.

Minnesota’s Social Media Event of the Summer

Webbiquity SMM

On June 24, SCORE will be hosting its Social Media & Internet Marketing Boot Camp in Bloomington. This seminar will cover a wide range of actionable social media and online marketing subject areas, including how to: • Develop a social media strategy. •

What Is a Social Media Hub and Why Would You Use One?

Webbiquity SMM

Are you familiar with the concept of a social media hub? Though the idea of pulling all of your organization’s social media feeds into a central hub has been around since at least 2014 , they still haven’t found wide use outside of trade shows and corporate events.

Virtual Event Technologies Defined

SocialFish

This is the first in a new series of guest posts by famed blogger on social media and events, Jeff Hurt, of Velvet Chainsaw Consulting. Especially when you are used to planning face-to-face events. The type of digital event solution you should use depends upon your goals.

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. Social media is about what people want to hear.

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.

How to Increase Cyber Monday and Holiday Sales with Social Media Marketing

Pam Moore

Many business and marketing leaders miss out on tapping into the power of the online shopping holidays and events to increase sales, brand awareness and most importantly connect with their audience. How to leverage visual marketing and social media to humanize your brand during the holidays.

Top 10 social media conferences and events in 2018

Socialmedia.biz

To help you stay up to date on the newest social media trends, there will be many insightful conferences in 2018. These social media conferences will give you the opportunity to network with different social media professionals. The Social Shake-Up .

How to Use Social Media to Market Your Event [Infographic]

Social Media Today

If you're looking to boost awareness around your event, social media can be a great compliment to your efforts. Check out these tips

How to Craft a Social Media Landing Page That Wows

agora pulse

In regards to social media marketing, you know your stuff. Your social media audiences are growing steadily. When you run a marketing or advertising campaign on social media, it’s essential to send your audience to a landing page that encourages targeted actions.

Social Media for Event Planners: Harness Social Media to Hype Your Upcoming Gig

Devumi

When it comes to organizing events, attracting as many attendees as possible is an important goal. This is why social media, for event planners, has become an indispensable tool. To hype your upcoming event, knowing how to use social media properly is important.

Social Media Updates: May

yMarketingMatters

After the slow month of April, May seems to be back on track with every other fast-paced, exciting month in the world of social media. Click here below to install a Livestream event on your Facebook Page. The post Social Media Updates: May appeared first on yMarketingMatters.

Stop Listening to Social Media Gurus and Build Your Own Digital and Social Marketing Plan

Pam Moore

How much time have you spent the past 12 months watching videos, reading blog posts, listening to podcasts, attending webinars, participating at live in person industry events with a goal of hoping to learn the path to success in the online world?

Extend the Life of Your Event with Post-Event Planning

Waxing UnLyrical

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.

Top 5 Reasons Your Social Media is Not Working in 2018 and How to Fix it

Pam Moore

Are you doing everything the “experts” tell you to do but still are not seeing measurable business results with your online marketing, social media and digital marketing efforts? Is it time you finally acknowledge that your social media efforts are simply NOT WORKING?

Popular Social Media Topics of 2016

Ignite Social Media

2016 has been a very eventful year, especially in the world of social media marketing. Starting with January, we’re going to take you through the year to see what popular social media topics were on marketers minds.

How to Hire and Partner with a Digital or Social Media Marketing Agency to Grow Your Business

Pam Moore

Considering hiring a digital marketing agency, social media agency or branding consultant? Unfortunately many business and marketing leaders think they can quickly hire a social media or digital marketing agency to generate some fast buzz and a viral video.