Thoughts on Poken & Off-line Social Networking

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Remember the Casio digital diaries which were a digi-fashion statement way back in the 90s? While, the diary still scored over cellphone in some of the features the socially conscious consumer just wanted to have a single device. Fast forward to 20 September 2010 i.e. today where I just finished reading Kapil Ohri’s latest write-up on afaqs.com which talks about Poken – a USB enabled pen drive type social business card device. Filed under: Social Network , Web 2.0

Social Networking Stats: Teens Prefer Instagram Over Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. . Instagram is on the rise as the favorite social network for teens, but this increased popularity is coming at Facebook and Twitter’s expense, according to new data from Piper Jaffray. were surveyed about fashion, video games, Apple products, and social networks.

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How Consumers Use Social Networking Sites

Small Business Mavericks

A study carried out by Sensis shows how consumers are using social networks. Of course, most people are using the social networks for personal reasons, but you should pay attention to these numbers. They seem small, but what they tell me is that people are on the social networks for personal reasons, but while they are there they are also using their time to research consumer opportunities. Clothing/fashion = 42% consumer researchers.

Four Points to Remember When Adopting a New Social Network

Waxing UnLyrical

While I haven’t given in to the craze yet, it’s impossible to ignore its meteoric rise in the world of social media, not just within our industry but in mainstream adoption. Social Media and marketing teams have been scrambling to figure out a strategy for Pinterest , and rightfully so – it’s a force to be reckoned with from a branding and a business-driving perspective. Here are some questions to ask yourself as you develop a strategy for social networks, both new and old.

Uncovering The Remarkable In Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Social media is an interesting animal. And that made me think some more: what is the hidden remarkability in the lives of those we encounter every day – or, at least, every few days – in social media? So I asked the question: “What remarkable thing have you done that your social networks do NOT know about you?&#. Public Relations Social Media building relationships community building what makes you remarkable

The 2012 Social Networking Privacy Policy

Webbiquity SMM

If you were to do a Google search for some of the top social networking sites , you’ll almost certainly stumble across a news story concerning privacy issues with user data. Though membership continues to grow for companies like Facebook, 2012 hasn’t been kind to the social giants when it comes to what they’re doing with all of our personal data and facts about ID theft online. This is where social networking is going in 2013.

4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry | Mindjumpers

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Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « 5 Popular Posts About Social Media 3 Infographics on Why You Should Use Social Networks as Marketing Tools » 4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry Posted by Sara Hansson Sep 10th, 2010 Tweet Fashion weeks have past by all over the world. Is there any difference between the fashion week procedure now and some years ago?

'Jumo' – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Successful Ways To Create User Involvement One Social Media Agency To Go, Please » ‘Jumo’ – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit Organisations Posted by Tehneyat Waseem Sep 28th, 2010 Tweet Facebook Co-Founder Chris Hughes announced at the Mashable & 92Y Social Good Summit that he is starting up a social network specifically for connecting people to non-profit organizations.

Which social network is best for my business?

Lucy Hall

Which social network is best for me and my business? And there are now heaps of channels and social media platforms a business can get set up on for free, some are more popular than others. Each social network has it’s advantages and of course some have disadvantages. It has to be said that you don’t necessarily have to be active on all of the networks otherwise you may find you will be spreading yourself too thin.

Just Because We're Social Networking “Friends” Doesn't Mean I'll.

Almost Savvy

If this happened at a live networking event, the conversation would go something like this: “Hi. Related articles which may interest you: How Facebook Hurt My Feelings Social Networking Friends vs. Real Life Friends Happy Holidays! Elaine Kirk said: RT @IreneKoehler: Just Because We’re Social Networking “Friends” Doesn’t Mean I’ll Go To 3rd Base With You [link] [.] Get rick quick schemes seem to propagate in the same fashion.

The 2010 Social Network Map | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Twitter Launches Official Twitter Sharing Button Location Based Social Media for Brands » The 2010 Social Network Map Posted by Anne Herngaard Aug 16th, 2010 Tweet Imagine how the world would look like, if it was made of social networks. Facebook seems to be the largest country on the map, and it is a really fast indicator of where to spend your social media efforts.

Which social network is best for my business?

Lucy Hall

Which social network is best for me and my business? And there are now heaps of channels and social media platforms a business can get set up on for free, some are more popular than others. Each social network has it's advantages and of course some have disadvantages. It has to be said that you don't necessarily have to be active on all of the networks otherwise you may find you will be spreading yourself too thin.

The Story of The World's Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Old Spice: Successful Social Media Campaign Evolution of Privacy on Facebook » The Story of The World’s Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook Posted by Jonas Klit Nielsen Jul 16th, 2010 Tweet As written on my blog , the movie about how Facebook got started in a Harvard dorm room is now scheduled to hit the theaters around the world in October this year.

LOOKK: Community That Connects Designers With Consumers

Mindjumpers

Tweet Social media is used in different industries in different ways. So why should the fashion industry be left behind? We all know that London Fashion Week showcased how to use social media to its full potential with competitions, updates and photos on Facebook, Twitter and blogs. But here is a really cool community called LOOKK that connects young designers with consumers through an open social network.

The Psychology of Change: How We React When Our Favorite Social Networks Shift

Buffer Social

Instagram changed its logo on Wednesday, and as with almost any significant change to a popular social network, the internet was split. The Facebook-owned company moved on from its old-fashioned camera icon and embraced a new, minimalist design across its suite of products: Instagram, Layout, Boomerang, and Hyperlapse. But why do social networks feel the need to change their core functionality and design? Why social networks need to change.

Fashion and P.R. Social Media blogger events

Laurel Papworth

This social media invite sent to Fashionista highlights some of the issues of running blogger only events. When I said out that I preferred to socially network with a mixed crowd -bloggers AND journos – she was a little miffed yet recovered by saying that they were giving away a special presenters pen to one lucky participant (sort of like remote mouse I think). Social Media Fashion. That’s the nature of social media: pay it forward.

3 Infographics on Why You Should Use Social Networks as Marketing.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « 4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry Glympse: Location Service As a Utility » 3 Infographics on Why You Should Use Social Networks as Marketing Tools Posted by Marlene Friis Sep 10th, 2010 Tweet When marketing your product or brand, there are numerous of good reasons to make use of social networks.

Tweet, Pay, Love: The Modern-Day Social Media Pop-up

The Realtime Report

This is a guest post by Rupa Ganata, co-founder of men’s grooming online retailer Yes Sir , and of Brand us Social (BUS). From fashion to food, an increasing number of businesses are exchanging goods and services for tweets and Instagram posts in the form of modern day Social Media pop-up shops. Shoppers received the chance to pick up their favourite pieces and pay with social media.

Your Socks Should Match Your Trousers

Ari Herzog

It’s apparently a fashion faux pas to match the color of your socks to the color of your shoes. Related Stories Social Networking In Your Face 3 Decembers of Twitter Data No Thanks, @BostonGlobe. Media fashion Yet, this is what I’ve been doing for the longest time.

Facebook Goes Live with New Video Channel

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Facebook Introduces Location Service: Places Twitter Tales – A Bunch of Twitter Cases » Facebook Goes Live with New Video Channel Posted by Marlene Friis Aug 20th, 2010 Tweet Facebook, the world’s largest social network, has recently launched Facebook Live.

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Get Inspired And Go Shopping with French Connection's Youtique.

Mindjumpers

Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools » Get Inspired And Go Shopping with French Connection’s Youtique Posted by Sara Hansson Oct 4th, 2010 Tweet Some days ago I wrote the blog post on how H&M use social media to amuse, involve, help and make it easy for their customers to buy their products and to strengthen their approach to fashion. Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Diesel Kicks Ass With New Campaign!

Facebook Goes Live with New Video Channel

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Facebook Introduces Location Service: Places Twitter Tales – A Bunch of Twitter Cases » Facebook Goes Live with New Video Channel Posted by Marlene Friis Aug 20th, 2010 Tweet Facebook, the world’s largest social network, has recently launched Facebook Live.

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WIWT launches and networks of shared interest

The Way of the Web

So fashion social network WIWT has publicly launched today after a beta period, and I’ve been checking it out after agreeing to upload at least one image of myself. ‘ Networks of shared interest: What makes WIWT really interesting is that it’s built from the ground up. It came from a very simple blog, and has grown into a social network.

You Should Really be Using Instagram Stories in Your Marketing Mix

Waxing UnLyrical

During the last couple of years, several trends have impacted the way businesses carry out social media marketing. The Stories feature implemented by social networks like Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram represents a great communication channel for businesses, particularly suited to those which already post high-quality images and videos across their social media channels. 23% are taken to another social platform (thus further increasing engagement and brand loyalty).

Smart VCs Recognize That Black Female Founders May Lead The Next Unicorns

Forbes Social Media

A new social network is coming to town. It’s not from a white male techie but a Black woman influenced by the music scene and hair fashion industry. Big names are betting it will be a breakout success.

Will iTunes' Ping Be a Success?

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Urban Outfitters Likes Facebook Watch out for Danish start-up – bringing you a social work platform » Will iTunes’ Ping Be a Success? Posted by Anne Herngaard Sep 2nd, 2010 Tweet Yesterday Apple announced a line of updated products along with the social network called Ping. The music network runs within Apple’s latest iTunes 10 version – also in iPhone and iPod Touch.

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Storytelling – A Powerful Tool When Branding Your Organization In.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Strategy Before Policy Charity & Technology in the Online Universe » Storytelling – A Powerful Tool When Branding Your Organization In Social Media Posted by Marlene Friis Sep 20th, 2010 Tweet When we talk about social media, it’s the same as talking about connecting and making conversation. Storytelling is actually the most powerful driver of engagement in social media.

Top Posts About Social Media During 2010

Mindjumpers

We believe that this is due to the fact that it can be very inspiring for brands to see how others have obtained success in building a presence on social media, and thereby gain insight into how to do so themselves. We will of course keep looking for these best practices, as well as be giving our best advice on how to manage different social media platforms, as these offer great possibilities to involve and engage with users. Similar Posts: 5 Popular Posts About Social Media.

Top 10 Tips to Totally Suck at Networking Events

Almost Savvy

Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search Top 10 Tips to Totally Suck at Networking Events Posted by Irene Koehler in Networking on August 30, 2008 | 12 responses 1.

Top 10 Tips to Totally Suck at Networking Events

Almost Savvy

Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search Top 10 Tips to Totally Suck at Networking Events Posted by Irene Koehler in Networking on August 30, 2008 | 12 responses 1.

10 social sites you might have missed

Direct Marketing Observations

I haven’t supplied you with a post that directs you to some cool social sites lately, for that I apologize. You want to see micropayments in a down n’ dirty fashion? 3) I love this deck, The Tipping Points of Social Media. 4) If your not a fan of Social Media Today, you should be. Teneros has created a product called Social Sentry which provides corporations the ability to monitor the social networking communications of their employees.

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Instagram vs Facebook: which is best for your brand’s strategy?

Sprout Social

When it comes to social media marketing, Facebook is the big guy on campus. billion users , making it the top social media platform for the total number of active users. Over the past decade, Facebook has redefined the way we look at social networks and also expanded the possibilities of social media for businesses. In the world of social networking sites, Instagram is still relatively new in age. Which network is best for your brand?

5 Reasons Every Business Professional Should Take A Course In Marketing

SocMed Sean

You Will Understand The Power Of Interpersonal Communication And Social Media. Attending a course on marketing, particular a course that focuses specifically on communication or social media marketing , will allow you to see the power, reach and impact of social media on our everyday lives. Social media has changed the way we interact, the way we consume news, and the way we share information.

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5 Reasons Every Business Professional Should Take A Course In Marketing

SocMed Sean

You Will Better Understand The Power Of Interpersonal Communication And Social Media. Attending a course on marketing, particular a course that focuses specifically on communication or social media marketing , will allow you to see the power, reach and impact of social media on our everyday lives. Social media has changed the way we interact, the way we consume news, and the way we share information.

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How to Use Social Media to Plan Your Next Vacation

Ignite Social Media

And now social media platforms are catching on as well. With new features from Pinterest and Google, knowing how to use social media to plan your next trip can make the process easy breezy; check out these features and see for yourself. However, the option to book your hotel and flight through Destinations isn’t available yet, so you’ll still have to do that the old fashioned way. Everyone loves to go on vacation but who wants to actually spend time planning one?

NASCAR appeals to more than just Sports Fans!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So we thought it would be interesting to track and analyze the social data surrounding NASCAR over the last 30 days in order to reveal audiences segments that are under loved by brands. As expected what we found in the social data was quite interesting. The audience beyond the NASCAR sports fans actually ranked well with one of our audiences that we call “Fashionistas” this audience has a great interest in fashion and they love finding ways to get fashionable brands for less.

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Successful Ways To Create User Involvement | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Why You Need a Blog: Blogs Are The Websites of The Social Media World ‘Jumo’ – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit Organisations » Successful Ways To Create User Involvement Posted by Anne Herngaard Sep 27th, 2010 Tweet Communication today is all about creating engagement and involvement and to create experiences for the individual user or receiver.

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3 Qualities Of Evergreen Content

Small Business Mavericks

Evergreen content is content that never goes out of fashion. It’s content that people want to share with their friends on their favorite networks. SEO for Small Business content SEO social networkingIt is not trendy. It is not here today, gone tomorrow. It has value that will remain for a long time. As its name suggests, evergreen content is content that will always be in demand. So what does it look like exactly? And how do you produce it?

Vine for Brand Marketing

Mindjumpers

fashion #function vine.co/v/bnubitrPqiO Content Marketing Engagement Marketing & Communication Social Media Social Network Visual content Brand video Short video Social media network Twitter video sharing vine Vine for brands Vine Marketing visual contentSince Twitter launched Vine , brands have been creative, in adapting the six seconds restriction, of communicating their brand.

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Twitter Bans Automated Bulk Following

Bill Hartzer

If you’re following users in an automated fashion in any way, you had better stop it right now. I have seen a lot of users who are following the exact number of people who are following them: and it’s obvious that those users are doing it in some sort of automated fashion, using a tool to do it. If you have ANY apps that you’ve authorized that does anything that’s automated and following people in any automated fashion, revoke access to that app.