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The skinny on the Small World Labs – Personify merger

SocialFish

The beauty of the Internet is… now it’s out there for posterity’s sake. Culture That Works Featured From the Trenches Industry Insider Open CommunityYou will have heard about the Small World Labs/Personify merger that was announced two weeks ago.

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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.

Does Your Technology Match Your Culture?

SocialFish

But it might vary depending on which level of the hierarchy you have approached, or even worse, you’ll get a stock company answer that matches those inspirational posters on the wall, but is miles away from what the REAL culture is. Debunking the Hype Featured Humanize

How Social Media Changes Retail Storefronts

Ari Herzog

For years I’ve been exposed to branded product door decals telling me to “Push” or “Pull” an alcohol-branded sign at the checkout counter, or a poster in the window promoting a special. Features advertising toolsThis is a guest blog post by Matthew Cool.

Dear HR: Do You Really Want A Seat at the Table?

SocialFish

So why do we let culture work become relegated to word-smithing the Core Values posters and planning the company picnic? Culture That Works Featured Industry Insider Mark Your Calendars

Your turn.

SocialFish

All of that requires change, but does NOT require fancy change management programs or motivational posters. Featured HumanizeI am SO beyond thrilled. My “ How are you going to change the world in 2012? “ meme has already had a TON of responses.

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Association Social Media: National Business Officers Association (NBOA)

SocialFish

One feature we have found especially useful are Google+’s Events pages. Featured From the Trenches

What the Elimination of Facebook’s 20% Text Rule Really Means

Ignite Social Media

If the image featured text in more than five squares, it was over 20% and would need to be adjusted. Keep in mind, the following examples are exceptions to the policy: Movie posters. Posters for concerts/music festivals, comedy shows or sporting events.

4 iPad Apps for Writers

Idaconcpts

Each has different features to suit your different tastes. This app allows writers to plan out the ingredients in their stories, with separate features for characters, locations, scenes, and a space to jot down extra ideas and link pictures to story elements.

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Facebook Pages Can Cross-Post Videos to Pages With Different Owners, Business Managers

SocialTimes Facebook

She described Facebook’s decision to launch the new cross-posting feature: Publishers have also told us they need a way to easily post videos and reach audiences on pages with different owners.

The Importance of Securing Your Domain Name

Idaconcpts

On February 19, 2013, TV personality and restarenteur Guy Fieri became the poster child of the importance of securing your domain name.

Double Your Facebook Likes in 10 Minutes a Day [Infographic]

Pamorama

Facebook also has an email feature that enables you to engage those who don’t respond to your invitation and further entice them to connect. Facebook’s targeting feature allows you to choose the demographic you want to reach. How do I get more likes for my Facebook page? .

Making Google+ Worth Your Time

Janet Fouts

It all started with the announcement that the NFL is adding Google+ Hangouts to the league’s fantasy football pages to enable a video chat feature right on the pages. This morning I had a conversation with a friend about Google+ and it’s a conversation I used to have about Twitter.

Storify Your Stories…Or Maybe Don’t

Firebelly

Unlike some sites where the original poster gets lost through re-blog after re-blog (I’m looking at you WeHeartIt and Tumblr) Storify keeps the metadata of whatever you’ve chosen to embed into your story so attribution never gets lost. I’m a big fan of these features.

5 Ways to Use Images to Make Your Posts Irresistible

ProBlogger

Often here on ProBlogger, guest posters will send us generic clipart-style images to accompany their content, and we avoid publishing these. Blog Design Featured Posts blog content images

Under Armour #WhatsBeautiful Campaign Targets Women Via Social Media

The Realtime Report

A recent inspirational poster featuring Lindsey Vonn received nearly 3,000 likes in less than one week. Women now account for 30% of sales for athletic apparel brand Under Armour, and women’s apparel is the fastest growing segment of their business. New marketing efforts reflect this shift, and are aimed directly at the female demographic — with social media as the primary tool for reaching out.

4 Note-Taking Apps for Android Smartphones

Idaconcpts

ColorNote has many neat features to assist one in the onerous task of keeping organized. All of your notes may be archived for posterity and how cool is that? Every feature appears fully explained on the Soft Experience web site.

8 Ways to Get More Pinterest Followers

Pamorama

Use this feature to your advantage by pinning more images. Events: Include your Pinterest account info on all promotional materials used for an event — flyers, posters, etc. Pinterest is a huge driver of e-commerce. .

Switching to Impulse: Social Media Gets Faster

Socialized

And the iPhone 3GS and Posterous represent the latest advances in real time communications. Sharing short clips *fast* is threshold feature… Was just talking w/someone who said his Flip was going to stay in the drawer w/advent of iPhone 3GS - impulse video is key.&#. 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.

White House Creates Crowdsourcing Site

Spin Sucks

That’s what the new We the People feature on WhiteHouse.gov is all about – giving Americans a direct line to the White House on the issues and concerns that matter most to them.

20 Bloggers to Watch in 2012

ProBlogger

She has become famous for her weekly resource posts, Fetching Friday , and is a prolific guest poster on many high-profile sites. Part of what makes the magazine so successful is its prominent web presence, which feature a wide range of bloggers.

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. If you have more than 5,000 Likes, Audience Optimization features were automatically turned on for your Page. Check the box that enables you to use the feature.

Picking Your Brain For Better Ideas

Twist Image

To celebrate, Popova wrote an article featuring her seven learnings after seven years of reading, writing and living. It was such a powerful read, that the people at Holstee turned the learnings into a letterpress poster. Being an original thinker is near-impossible.

Canva for iPhone – Design Like a Boss Wherever You Are

Socially Sorted

In this post, I break down the features of the new Canva iPhone App and how it will leverage your DIY Design for better Social Media Strategy. Here are a few of the features in summary, then we will jump into why I REALLY love it: Key Features of Canva for iPhone.

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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. So, we are currently developing a grid preview feature.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

10 Twitter Features You Might Be Missing by GigaOM. Aliza Sherman highlights 10 features of Twitter that not all users may be aware of–including a few that may be news even to power users–such a list of helpful Twitter keyboard shortcuts.

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7 Content Marketing Poop Scoops

Convince & Convert

It’s so rich with kitty content and fun for feline fanatics, it was difficult to choose which to feature here. 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.

6 Creative Social Media Tactics to Produce Better Content

Sprout Social

But even before you begin segmenting your audience, you can use geolocation features available on some social networks to boost awareness for yourself in specific markets. Marketers are under a lot of pressure to make sure their campaigns get noticed on social media.

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

Webbiquity SMM

Tools guru-ess Ann Smarty shares a dozen helpful “cheat sheets,” which “are basically infographics that can give a user a simple rundown of various features and how to use them.”

12 Steps to Producing a Podcast

Convince & Convert

Here’s a finished Social Pros podcast, featuring Adam Buchanan from Cabela’s. Here’s a finished Content Pros podcast, featuring Jason Miller from Linkedin. Our team updates the creative each week to feature the new guest.

What Are Social Media Marketing Essentials in 2017?

Simply Measured

In addition to Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, GE has also invested heavily in a perhaps unlikely platform: Pinterest, which features over 100 million food and 146 million fashion boards to date. Frequent-but-meaty posters to learn from include BuzzFeed, Wayfair, and Lilly Pulitzer.

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105 Ideas to Add to Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

That’s why we recently launched a new feature for our content marketing editorial calendar tool that helps marketers plan any type of content they could possibly want to publish. Influencers like Pat Flynn are well-known for their podcasts featuring folks throughout the industry.

105 Types of Content to Fill Up Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

That’s why we recently launched a new feature for our content marketing editorial calendar tool that helps marketers plan any type of content they could possibly want to publish. Influencers like Pat Flynn are well-known for their podcasts featuring folks throughout the industry.

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More Stats Than You Can Shake a Stick At

SocialFish

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. Featured From the Trenches Useful DataJust a few statistics and links to some of the latest data around social media for you. For the latest stats on social site user growth, always check the RealTime Report.

Some Perspectives on Pinterest

Social Media Marketing

A recent Comscore study has shown that women are more likely to take a photo of an image and share it, while men are more likely to use their smartphones to find information, either by scanning a barcode or researching product features.

How Whole Foods Keeps Their Audience Engaged on Instagram and Beyond

Simply Measured

A Like2Buy link in the Instagram bio section leads users to a page of the brand’s featured products. Apart from posting photos, which are the most engaging content type on Instagram, the brand also experiments with videos, and is not afraid of testing newer features like Instagram Stories.

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The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Her Connect the Docs blog—frequently featured on the B2B Marketing Zone —is a platform for her own thought leadership content as well as frequently solicited insights from other B2B bloggers. Paul Pioneer Press as well as the Features/Travel editor for the newspaper.

51 Profitable SEO Niches to Dominate with Low Competition

Viper Chill

However, the dozens of near me sites I’ve investigated appear to be receiving a lot of traffic without being featured on any kind of map pack. I think this scared the original poster.

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How to Produce a Podcast

Convince & Convert

Here’s a finished Social Pros podcast, featuring Adam Buchanan from Cabela’s. Here’s a finished Content Pros podcast, featuring Jason Miller from Linkedin. Our team updates the creative each week to feature the new guest.

Social Networking Stats: #RLTM Scoreboard, Facebook’s Mobile Ads More Effective Than Twitter’s

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 3.9 Facebook’s mobile ads can be targeted by demographic (although Forbes noted that Twitter will be rolling out a similar feature this week). The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 950 million active users. via Forbes. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 576 million active users. via TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 300 million users. via Bloomberg Businessweek. Renren: over 170 million users.

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