Trending Sources

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

With the news that Posterous will be closing on April 30, 2013 , many people are now looking to export their content and start to publish on a different platform. Once that’s done, look in the Tool section of your new site, and then click on the Posterous import option.

What’s So Funny About Social Media and Online Marketing? April 2012

Webbiquity SMM

De-Motivational Posters for Freelancers by FreelanceSwitch. ” this priceless collection of demotivational posters will remind you that yes, you were. Clever QR Code Example: The World Park by Firebelly Social Media Marketing Blog.

Make Your Customers Go From Offline to Online Fans

Mindjumpers

Inspired by a blog post on Inside Facebook , I will here go through a couple of examples where different organizations have been able to bring Facebook into their physical store.

Use Posterous to Easily Enhance Your Tweeting

TwiTip

Use Posterous to Easily Enhance Your Tweeting 7 Image via Wikipedia Posterous will allow you to easily post MP3s, files, videos and photos to Twitter. Posterous is the new kid on the block when it comes to blogging. The great part is the ease with which you can post to Posterous.

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

With the news that Posterous will be closing on April 30, 2013 , many people are now looking to export their content and start to publish on a different platform. So assuming you don’t want to move from Posterous to another third party service like WordPress.com, Tumblr etc, what do you need to do? Exporting from Posterous: Log into your Posterous account, and you’ll see a bright yellow ‘BackUp’ button in the top right of the dashboard.

Facebook 20-Percent Text Rule: Is It Changing?

Jon Loomer

Here’s an example of a tweet: I think Facebook have dropped the 20% Text Rule! Facebook also provides examples of each and what to expect regarding distribution. Here are some examples… Yeah, so don’t do this.

Four Marketing Mistakes to Learn From

Spin Sucks

There are countless examples of different kinds of marketing mistakes made in the past that make us laugh and wonder how on earth it happened. A good example of ignoring this rule can be the Starbucks campaign in 2002. . By Martha Simons. Marketing mistakes aren’t uncommon.

Network Mapping – are you doing it?

SocialFish

Remember this Flickrverse poster? The map can be of social media conversations, for example these network maps of Twitter conversations. For example, the Irvine New Leadership Network project that has used network mapping for two purposes: 1) evaluation 2) direct network engagement.

Should Brands Give Up on QR Codes?

Mindjumpers

Here are two examples of how companies have managed to create actual interaction with their users and thus succeeded in adding more value to the brand through the use of the QR codes. Do you have any best practice examples of companies using QR codes?

How to Convert Blog Visitors to Social Media Followers

Socialmedia.biz

For example let’s try tweeting from Canva’s blog. An example of a site making the most of this is Live Chat. Guest posters make the most of this when they write for Content Marketing Institute. Post by Adi Englander.

How to get on the Vimeo Staff Picks List – With Examples!

Devumi

You may not be able to plaster awards all over your thumbnail, but you can choose a great image, add some text, and make it look like a professional movie poster. The post How to get on the Vimeo Staff Picks List – With Examples!

Influencer Marketing: The Simple 3 Step Process for Finding the Perfect Influencer

Talkwalker SM

To explain how to do it we’re going to use the examples of perhaps the best-loved product of one of the world’s most recognizable brands: The Starbucks Frappuccino. What do you trust more? A branded marketing message or a word of mouth recommendation?

The evolution of social tools

SocialFish

In this Forbes article about Posterous , we see the blogging platform (upon which associationTECH lives) narrowing its focus on to private photo sharing. Posterous Spaces is designed to help people easily privately share photos and videos with friends or family.

ICYMI: What Old School Hip Hop Teaches Us About Content Marketing

SocialFish

Example: Center for Disease Control’s Zombie Apocalypse – picks up on a cultural theme (zombies) to create really effective messaging around being prepared for a pandemic. Example: Dove’s campaign for Real Beauty – play short 1-3 minute viral video.

Remix 28

Switching to Impulse: Social Media Gets Faster

Socialized

We’ve recently had an obsession with brevity in the form of Twitter, and shortened URLs for example. And the iPhone 3GS and Posterous represent the latest advances in real time communications. I’ve already talked about Posterous which is an amazing tool that lets you post almost any kind of file to almost any social network, blog, etc simply by emailing it to your unique Posterous address. Social media just got faster.

6 Creative Social Media Tactics to Produce Better Content

Sprout Social

Here are a few examples of brands using GIFs to support their content strategies: New study says dark matter is made of black holes formed in 1st sec of universe’s existence: https://t.co/JIjK3unKuw Just look at these examples from Disneyland and Taco Bell.

Meme 42

I Need Your Help Today

Convince & Convert

Every copy of Hug Your Haters includes The Hatrix – a poster that showcases the most important data. I very carefully selected the examples, interviews, case studies, and research in Hug Your Haters so that it is relevant to all audiences. There are B2B examples and B2C examples.

9 Powerful Time-Saving Tips to Help Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Buffer Social

Quick reminder: Before you repost, it is best to request permission from the original poster. If I start editing a paper, for example, I have to spend at least 30 minutes editing.

Where Do Forums Fit Into Social Media Marketing?

Josh S Peters

Let me give you an example…. For example, this negative thread recently popped up about GE Money Bank credit cards. This thread is still young which means GE Money Bank could easily reply and calm down the original poster, but they don’t bother.

Where Do Forums Fit Into Social Media Marketing?

Josh S Peters

Let me give you an example…. For example, this negative thread recently popped up about GE Money Bank credit cards. This thread is still young which means GE Money Bank could easily reply and calm down the original poster, but they don’t bother.

Five Tools to Prep You for 2012

Spin Sucks

Following are some examples of how five new technologies are being used…and how they can help you prep for 2012. You can then set it to upload to Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, email, Foursquare, Posterous, or Tumblr. GE is a great example of using these two tools together.

Tools 99

On Facebook and the Death of Etiquette

Adam Cohen

In each of these small examples, the communication is mostly 1:1. Have an example to share? Post this to Posterous. Let’s face it. Etiquette is a lost art. Forget “interruption marketing&# for a minute and think about how people interact on a regular basis.

10 Facebook Posting Tips to Improve Your Brand Awareness

Sprout Social

If you’re integrating it into your Facebook strategy, tagging the original poster in your re-post is a digital kudos. For example, the presidential debates, popular sporting events (such as the World Series) and awards shows are among some of the live events you can expect to see trending.

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Google+, for example, allows you to link to as many of your other social profiles as you choose”) as well as specific suggestions for getting the most out of Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn and Pinterest.

105 Ideas to Add to Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

Pull together content in the form of a list and name it thusly (take this post as an example). Just take a look at “ 25 Ways to Create Shareable Content ” for an example, which was the inspiration behind the post you’re reading right now. Posters.

51 Profitable SEO Niches to Dominate with Low Competition

Viper Chill

I’ll use an authoritative site, HoursInfo, to give an example. Some examples of high rankings they have attained, along with their search volume, include: Dominos near me: 450,000 searches per month (Ranked #5). I think this scared the original poster.

SEO 57

105 Types of Content to Fill Up Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

Pull together content in the form of a list and name it thusly (take this post as an example). Just take a look at “ 25 Ways to Create Shareable Content ” for an example, which was the inspiration behind the post you’re reading right now. Posters.

Types 61

How to Market like a Musician

SocialFish

It’s a good thing there are so many examples out there that you can emulate! Here are some examples. Some bands like to put QR codes on an album posters and artwork to send visitors to the band Web page, YouTube channel or SoundCloud.

Understanding the Instagram Algorithm: 7 Key Factors and Why the Algorithm is Great for Marketers

Buffer Social

For example, I visited Instagram at 11 PM last night and again at 9 AM this morning, and there were 50 posts created in between. How active the image poster has been today – how many comments and likes have they made?

Feed 12

7 Content Marketing Poop Scoops

Convince & Convert

With it you create a movie poster starring your cat. You select a movie motif, upload a photo, enter your pet’s name and in an instant, you’re given your poster. Of course, the poster is Fresh Step branded and mine to print, share, email or post wherever I please.

How 5 Marketing Influencers Are Creating Action on Social Media – And You Can Too

The Social Media Hat

We know we are able to get the answer from how the poster has written with one of the 5 W's. Care about your images because it affects people on a powerful psychological level and there's no better person to use in this example than Dustin W.

Micromarketing: Relationship Marketing Through Advocacy

Adam Cohen

Since I have been a social media enthusiast for some time, I knew about many examples, but I would imaging most marketers would learn even more. The letter is an example of the “zen&# of advocacy: an evangelist that clearly is introducing new customers to the brand.

12 Steps to Producing a Podcast

Convince & Convert

Here’s an example from when I was on the Content Pros podcast recently: (Note: We are working on adding some audio to these, probably a short description from the hosts, plus music) . Editor’s Note: This post is one of Convince & Convert’s Top 10 Posts of 2015.

[SLIDES] What Old School Hip Hop Teaches Us About Content Marketing

SocialFish

Example: Center for Disease Control’s Zombie Apocalypse – picks up on a cultural theme (zombies) to create really effective messaging around being prepared for a pandemic. Example: Dove’s campaign for Real Beauty – play short 1-3 minute viral video.

Remix 36

Some Perspectives on Pinterest

Social Media Marketing

There are some good resources out there with a number of great examples for businesses. You've probably heard that Pinterest is here and in a big way. If you're not already familiar with it, take a look and see if you can understand what the fuss is all about.

Why I Attend Seth Godin’s Live Events

Debbie Weil

Through a blog, for example. I am not ready to make a specific promise (a new blog post every day or an e-newsletter every week, for example). Posted via email from Debbie Weil’s Posterous

7 Writing Strategies to Boost Traffic on Your Blog

Writtent Blog

Once the original poster catches wind of your article, there’s a good chance that he or she will respond to it on their blog. Image source. Every blogger wants to boost traffic on their blog, but not everyone has the right online writing strategies. They can make all the difference.

Overcoming Communication Barriers: A Team Effort

Spin Sucks

The Spartan Sprint is one example. I gave an example of having a transcript at the start line for me to read the same time as the runners, or alerting the volunteers in advance. Make posters. By Anne Reuss.

Team 45

Making the Leap: Why Companies Struggle with Social Media

Adam Cohen

Three Industry Examples. Post this to Posterous. How many people at your company are trained, equipped and empowered to talk to customers? If your organization is large, chances are the percentage of customer-facing people is smaller. How many customers does your company have?

Canva for iPhone – Design Like a Boss Wherever You Are

Socially Sorted

I love that it integrates with Slack for our team, just sayin’ A suite of layouts that you already know and love – all the social media images and cover photos/banners, blog graphics, cards, flyers, invitations, posters and even Presentations, with more coming.

Tools 22