Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities I’d like to use this blog post to step out of our social-networking-for-business mentality and talk a little bit about using social networking for special causes. Please also use the “share&# button to let your networks know how they can help.

How To Leverage Your Social Networking Sites When Visiting.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How To Leverage Your Social Networking Sites When Visiting Influence Centers & Referral Sources While this post is specific to my friends at Senior Helpers , the underlying principle is applicable for all businesses – so read on! One of the biggest benefits to a strong social media presence is its relationship building abilities.

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Are You Skilling the First Step of Your Daily Social Networking.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Are You Skipping the First Step of Your Daily Social Networking Maintenance? Daily Social Networking Tasks: It’s not all about content blasting. Sometimes we are overly anxious to jump online and start posting or sometimes we just don’t have a lot of time and a very important task of social networking maintenance falls by the wayside.

How to Subscribe to Facebook Business/Fan Page Posts in Your.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Subscribe to Facebook Business/Fan Page Posts in Your Favorite Feed Reader Hint: You can also use these tactics to get the RSS Feed URL of your page if you wish to import your Facebook Page’s feed on your blog or other sites! Read the rest here: How to Subscribe to Facebook Business/Fan Page Posts in Your Favorite Feed Reader [.]

How to add Social Networking Buttons to Your Email Signature in.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to add Social Networking Buttons to Your Email Signature in Outlook 1st Ta sk: Downloading the Icons to Your Desktop Go to [link]. In the Address bar, type the URL (don’t forget the [link] of the social media site that corresponds with the icon you have selected. Happy networking! eMarketer reports that consumers force retailers to adopt social strategy.

Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 2) | Main | Youtube Tuesday: Lost Generation » January 22, 2010 Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22 Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On | Main | Toyotas "Sienna Family" YouTube Campaign » February 12, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Mobile social networks will reach 223 million people around the world.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly Work: J.C. Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Digital Ethnography » February 26, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. The world’s largest social network now own the patent for the news feed.

Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media | Main | Youtube Tuesday: ESCP Europe Human Experience » January 15, 2010 Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15 Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read

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Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Dentyne "Friend Request" Commercial: 60 Connections In Every Bottle | Main | Social Media & The Super Bowl » January 29, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader.

Google Spreadsheets Update: Blessing in Disguise for Marketers…

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While scanning through the feeds in my ‘RSS Feed Reader’ , I discovered an interesting update in Google Spreadsheets. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. Home About In the Media India’s Buzziest Media Brand Condolence February 20, 2008.3:10

Saying It Social has Added Two New and Exciting Services!

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Saying It Social Adds Two New and Exciting Services! New Service #1: ‘How to Use LinkedIn: Setting up a Profile and Beyond’ Webinar At Saying It Social we acknowledge that LinkedIn is one of the most important social networking sites for business. eMarketer reports that consumers force retailers to adopt social strategy.

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How to Get the Biggest Bang for Your Time Online: A Look at.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Get the Biggest Bang for Your Time Online: A Look at Efficient Ways to Effectively Social Network When You Have Limited Time I recently posed the following question to the members of the LinkedIn Group, Social Networking & Social Media Marketing for Franchisees , “If you are not currently implementing a social media marketing program for your business, why not?

8 Ways Businesses Should Use Social Media

Kikolani

Many businesses hear about the advantages of social media in terms of marketing their products or services, but some forget to look at other major benefits of social media beyond finding leads or making a sale. Here are eight ways that businesses can use social media to learn more about themselves and their industry as well as get more involved with their clients and communities interested in what they have to offer. Social Mention.

Dealing with Social Media Rejection | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Dealing with Social Media Rejection Written on October 31, 2009 by Justin Levy in relationships , social media 22 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Every social network has some type of “follow&# or “friend&# feature that allows you to build communities on those networks.

Is Google becoming evil?

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‘Anti-social Google Reader’ There’s been a pretty big uproar regarding the redesign and loss of features which has been rolled out to Google Reader, despite the paltry week’s notice given to users. Individuals can no longer have a basic sharing and following network within Google Reader. Business revenue is affected: Via RSS, and Google’s own acquisition of Feedburner, a business could display advertising in their RSS feed.

8 Tips to Get More Out of LinkedIn

Justin Levy

When we talk about social media platforms there is a tendency to point to Twitter and Facebook as the platforms where we all agree that we spend a majority of our time online. However, whenever I conduct social media training sessions for groups of professionals, the platform that they always request we spend the time most time on is LinkedIn. Write recommendations for colleagues and others in your network.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the feed to receive future articles delivered to your feed reader. Blog Social Media Platforms

Auto-Post Your Blog Posts to Digg « Saying It Social

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Auto-Post Your Blog Posts to Digg The new Digg lets you set it up so that your blog posts will auto post to Digg! All you have to do is log in to Digg then go to your Settings and click on the menu item to “Import Feeds&#. And 85 percent believe a company should not only be present, but also interact with its customers via social media.&#

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Saying It Social is Now Accepting Client Sign-Ups for April!

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Saying It Social is Now Accepting Client Sign-Ups for April! Saying It Social, LLC is now accepting new clients for April!! We specialize in Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Social Media Marketing/Social Networking, Search Engine Marketing (SEM), Local SEO, & Social Search. « Saying It Social … [.]

How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program via Social Media (via PR.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program via Social Media (via PR Workbench) I’m a huge proponent of retail locations using Foursquare to enhance customer experience. « Previous | Next » About Saying It Social, LLC provides Social Media Marketing & Local SEO Services for Franchisees & other Small Businesses.

Free Tools for Social SEO

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Free Tools for Social SEO Plenty of bloggers are talking about the inevitable intersection of social media marketing and search engine optimization. Keyword optimized social content and channels of promotion provide abundant signals to search engines for improved visibility on standard, social and real-time search.

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Back by popular demand: The Basics of Social Media ROI (via The.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Back by popular demand: The Basics of Social Media R.O.I. via The BrandBuilder Blog) Hope everyone who is currently running a social media marketing program or has someone doing it on their behalf watches this video! Return on Investment) is, and b) applying that basic knowledge to Social Media endeavors. Back by popular demand: The Basics of Social Media R.O.I.

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How Social Media ROI is like Santa Claus

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How Social Media ROI is like Santa Claus I entered this contest where I had to post “sweet&# advice about social marketing. The advice that gets the most votes by 5pm ET on July 23rd wins an iPad and more importantly to me, some pretty nice recognition in the social media community. eMarketer reports that consumers force retailers to adopt social strategy.

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My Blog is Carbon Neutral! Yours Can Be Too! « Saying It Social

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials My Blog is Carbon Neutral! This post was mentioned on Twitter by duane forrester, Saying It Social. Saying It Social said: My Blog is Carbon Neutral! Saying It Social -- Topsy.com | July 27, 2010 | Reply [.] I think so, too:-) Comment by akstout18 | July 28, 2010 | Reply I think am just having some problems with subscribing to RSS feed here.

Organic Marketing Vs. Pay Per Click (PPC)

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Organic Marketing Vs. Pay Per Click (PPC) Where do you click?? « Previous | Next » About Saying It Social, LLC provides Social Media Marketing & Local SEO Services for Franchisees & other Small Businesses. And 85 percent believe a company should not only be present, but also interact with its customers via social media.&#

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media Resources Below you’ll find a comprehensive list of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media resources. eMarketer reports that consumers force retailers to adopt social strategy.

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The 9 Deadly Sins of Facebook Pages and Their Administrators

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There surely are many other “sins&# and many, if not all of them, apply to other social networks as well. One of these days we will be able to stop talking about the need for goals in social media but so many companies are still just jumping in without knowing why they are doing it and what success looks like for them. If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the feed to receive future articles delivered to your feed reader.

Why Social Media For Small Business Is Important

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Why Social Media Marketing For Small Business Is Important “Social Media Marketing” – this is a HUGE buzzword in our industry right now. but why is social media for small busines s so important to YOU (the small business)? And 85 percent believe a company should not only be present, but also interact with its customers via social media.&#

Proceed with Caution When Being Active on Social Media Sites

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Proceed with Caution When Being Active on Social Media Sites Being active on social media networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter is a great way to build business relationships. Staying politically neutral (at least online) can help keep your social media networking lighthearted and enjoyable for all of your contacts.

Do you carefully read every article before you re-post/share.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Do you carefully read every article before you re-post/share? Just because the title of the article sounds like a good topic, or even a quick skim looks like something you’d want to share, after a more careful read, you may find that what you just posted is actually not at all the message you’d want your readers to hear about your industry.

Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers? This post was mentioned on Twitter by Saying It Social, Saying It Social. Saying It Social said: Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers? Saying It Social -- Topsy.com | September 8, 2010 | Reply Leave a comment Click here to cancel reply.

Getting Overwhelmed? Get Organized!

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Overwhelmed by following too many people on social networks or subscribing to too many blogs. Here are some simple ways to organize your sources of incoming information on social media, email, and blogs. The latest News Feed can be confusing if you are friends with a lot of people but only want to really keep an eye on certain people. Hide people or apps that annoy you in the News Feed by hovering over the item and clicking Hide and selecting your preference.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the feed to receive future articles delivered to your feed reader. Blog Social Media Platforms

What AK Knows About Social Media Marketing « Saying It Social

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials What AK Knows About Social Media Marketing I am by no means a self-proclaimed social media marketing expert, however I have learned a great deal by doing and analyzing, and would like to take this opportunity to share a little bit with you. A social media marketing campaign does not produce results over night. Social media marketing requires listening.

Now People Can Join Your Facebook Fan/Business Page via SMS/Text.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Now People Can Join Your Facebook Fan/Business Page via SMS/Text Message Just found out about a neat new way to get more “Likers&# to your Facebook Page, via text message! Pingback by How to Get People to Your Social Sites and Keep them Coming Back « Saying It Social | August 24, 2010 | Reply Leave a comment Click here to cancel reply.

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How to Create a Custom URL for Your Facebook Business/Fan Page.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Create a Custom URL for Your Facebook Business/Fan Page I often get the question, “AK, I thought I created a username/custom URL for my business page but when I type in the address it takes me to my personal profile… what happened?&# And 85 percent believe a company should not only be present, but also interact with its customers via social media.&#

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I Attended a Networking Event…Now What?

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials I Attended a Networking Event…Now What? You already understand the importance of networking for growing your business. So, you’ve attended a handful of networking events, met some interesting people, and acquired a handful of business cards. Seek out previous contacts at future networking events.

An Overhaul to LinkedIn Groups | Justin Levy

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Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking An Overhaul to LinkedIn Groups Written on June 22, 2010 by Justin Levy in linkedin , social media , social networks , video 28 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. It is a network that I find huge value in but, admittedly, don’t spend a lot of time in.

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12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program.

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials 12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program YESTERDAY 1. Own your brand’s social presence: If you don’t create official channels online, it’s only a matter of time before your customers/clients do it for you and create their own profiles and communities around your brand. Are you using social media to grow your business?