The ABCs of Startup Marketing

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking The ABCs of Startup Marketing Written on July 10, 2010 by Justin Levy in hubspot , inbound marketing , marketing strategy , social media , video 6 Comments - Leave a comment!

Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that the news feed algorithm will be changing in a way that impacts brands and publishers. He made it crystal clear that we all will see less brand content in our news feed. 10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content That Owns the News Feed Like a Boss.

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33 Personal Blogs of Startup Marketers We Love

Buffer Social

Personally, I have benefited a lot from reading these blogs, especially blogs published by startup marketers. And today, I’d love to take you on a deep-dive into personal blogs of startup marketers. 33 Blogs to Follow, Written by Some of the Very Best Startup Marketers.

Are Startups The Future Of Media?

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This past week, iMedia posted a blog item titled, 9 startups that marketers will love. Sure, some of these startups were interesting. Sure, some of these startups will succeed. Sure, some of these startups will fail (in fact, if we look at the statistics, the majority of them will fail). In fact, everywhere you turn, there are acquisitions, investments or labs being formulated by some of the bigger and more traditional companies to ensure that no startup steps in.

How to be Twitterific – 39 Expert Twitter Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

From humble beginnings, Twitter has grown to become an indispensable source for online news alerts as well as a vital marketing tool. The microblogging site now boasts more than 255 million monthly active users , and 53% of Twitter users recommend products in their tweets at some time.

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Products , RSS & Feed Management.

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3 Simple Tactics for Using Twitter as a Traction Channel

Convince & Convert

Wondering if Twitter could be the marketing tool your business needs? Thinking your company needs a larger Twitter following? Now, if you’re ready to proceed, Twitter marketing could be just what you were looking for. Even the real people on Twitter are too busy for you.

Do Twitter Ads Really Work? A Surprising Experiment: 17.2 Million Views From a Single Twitter Thread

Buffer Social

His first post — How NOT following my dreams enabled me to build a startup with 3.2 million users — was published in a popular Medium Publication, The Startup, and reached over +50K pageviews almost overnight. Embracing Twitter: A $24,098 Twitter ads experiment.

How to Use Social Media and Influencer Marketing to Launch a New Business, Product or App

Pam Moore

However, just because it's easy to setup a new Twitter profile, Facebook business Page or Instagram Business Account doesn't mean you should wait until the last minute to figure out how to utilize social media as a component of your launch.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Save for Later’ Reading Feature, Twitter Beefs Up Security

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and Buffer: Facebook. Twitter.

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Twitter for Lawyers

Janet Fouts

It’s a big topic, and there’s no way I can cover Twitter for lawyers in the allotted 10 minutes plus Q&A, so I thought I write up a bit more here for those who attended and those who didn’t. Twitter and privacy. Getting started on Twitter.

The Most Popular MLB Teams on Twitter and Facebook

Adam Sherk

But while major market teams have a big advantage in the real game, social media is the great equalizer online, so I thought I’d see which teams have attracted the largest following on Twitter and Facebook.

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A Look at Muck Rack's Twitter Press Release Service, 51 Releases Later

Adam Sherk

So I’ve been curious to see how their Twitter press release service would do. Releases are posted on their press release page (and in its RSS feed) and tweeted via @muckrack , which currently has 5k+ followers.

Diversified Twitter Strategies for News Sites

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Diversified Twitter Strategies for News Sites by Adam Sherk on August 7, 2009 This week’s Sysomos study of the 5% most active users on Twitter includes a list of the top 25 users (with more than 50,000 followers) ranked by average tweets per day. With this in mind, it is beneficial for news and content sites to take a diversified approach to Twitter, offering a range options for users to subscribe to.

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Google Spreadsheets Update: Blessing in Disguise for Marketers…

The Marketing Blog

While scanning through the feeds in my ‘RSS Feed Reader’ , I discovered an interesting update in Google Spreadsheets. The focus of the blog has shifted from that of a startup-centric one when it originally started in 2007. You are welcome to connect with me or send your pitches on my email id [toreachdaksh AT gmail DOT com] Twitter updates Wow very nice :) RT @ paavani Awesome compilation of reasons.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #249

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I''m worried about how machine optimization feeds us pablum, encouraging us all to take the path more trod. If you play in the startup, tech, Silicon Valley space, then the name '' Chris Sacca '' is a known entity. I knew that he worked at Google , became friends with a lot of people and had early money in places like Twitter and Uber. What it''s like to sell your startup for $120 million before it''s even launched. And now, Twitter just launched Periscope.

Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India

The Marketing Blog

37 am Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India Jump to Comments What XML feed of some of the best Social-media, Marketing and Branding blogs in India Why Thoughts inspired by Age of Conversation’s Douglas Karr. How Simply use the import feature in your feed reader to import from these blogs. The focus of the blog has shifted from that of a startup-centric one when it originally started in 2007.

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Effectively Recruiting Top Performing Employees through Social Media

SocMed Sean

Today’s guest post comes from Eric Czerwonka , an entrepreneur and co-founder of Buddy Punch , a software company founded in 2013 that provides time tracking solutions for startups, companies with employees, as well as anyone with a remote team to manage.

The Internet Will Break Your Creative Block

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" He believes that we''re all just fighting the "resistance" to create something (writing, that new startup, a project, whatever). Look no further than your Twitter or Facebook feeds for hours and hours of animated GIFs, useless YouTube videos and Reddit randomness. startup. twitter. Writer''s block? Creative block? Can''t come up with something to create? Steven Pressfield hates the words "writer''s block."

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

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.

Barcamp Delhi 5: Spreading the Word out !

The Marketing Blog

Jump to Comments Image via Wikipedia It is that time of the year when some of the brightest minds gather to discuss about technology, business, startups and much more. Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit 5 Comments Filed under BarCamp Tags: BarCamp , BarCamp Delhi , BCD5 , delhi , Google , open source , Social media , startup , twitter 5 Comments Sesso January 22, 2009 at 12:25 pm Great site.

Social Media News Ticker: Pinterest Adds Place Pins, Vine Goes Global

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, Vine and Livefyre: Place Pins (image: Pinterest blog). Twitter.

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There Is No Free Social Media For Business

Janet Fouts

Waay back in the 1990s I co-founded a startup on-line community for the restaurant industry. Facebook and Twitter are now publicly traded, and they have shareholders to please. Corporate Social Media Facebook social business Twitter strategy Twitter

Under 30 and Kicking Butt List

Taylor Marek

Derek is a 23 year old CEO of internet startup, Tatango.com and quite successful in his area of expertise. 1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you?

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #45

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The Twitter feeds lit up with news that Arrington is an investor in many start-ups - the exact same type of companies that he is writing news items about. twitter. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

That is, of course, if your friends are using Twitter. startups, and more with FriendFeed. You never know until you check out their feed. By studying their feed, you can learn a lot more about how important social media is to them.

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15 Things Smart, Social Savvy Business Marketers Never do on Facebook

Pam Moore

Auto tweet everything from Facebook to Twitter and other social networks. For example, Facebook posts do not usually perform well and are not highly appreciated on Twitter, which has 140 character limit. Make sure to check your game feeds and notifications privacy settings.

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Newsweek Cares about (some of) your Tweets. Fox News Not so Much.

Adam Sherk

by Adam Sherk on May 1, 2009 I’ve been surprised by how many people choose to follow the main Twitter account of major news sites. I know in some cases it’s because they are featured as “suggested users” to people who sign up for a new Twitter account.

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Newsweek Cares about (some of) your Tweets. Fox News Not so Much.

Adam Sherk

by Adam Sherk on May 1, 2009 I’ve been surprised by how many people choose to follow the main Twitter account of major news sites. I know in some cases it’s because they are featured as “suggested users” to people who sign up for a new Twitter account.

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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Grab content (articles, videos, whatever) from your web browser, email, or a wide range of apps including Twitter, Flipboard and Pulse, and save it in Pocket. Sample review: “Trapit creates a personalized content feed based on your specialty, interests, and passions. 21) Feed My Inbox.

6 Frequently Committed Content Marketing Mistakes That You Need to Be Aware Of

Waxing UnLyrical

There are several helpful tools to take the load off your shoulder for tasks such as content publication, proofreading, doing on-page SEO, doing keyword research, integrated RSS feeds, content curation, etc. He loves to write about technology, startups, entrepreneurship and business.

Facing Information Overload? Cronycle Can Help You Filter Through the Web’s Flood of Content

Socialmedia.biz

We get our information from different news outlets, publications, live coverage and events happening on Twitter, Facebook feeds, and countless other sources. This is where tools like aggregators such as Feedly or Flipboard come in. Image courtesy: CC BY-SA 2.0,

11 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2011

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Social Media Strategists will become Chief Customer Officers – ok so you know I am also @Avaya_Support on Twitter so perhaps this is a closet fantasy for me but it may just come true – perhaps not this coming year but in years to come.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

also gathering intelligence via their rankings on top social sites and by stumbling upon new items in my feed reader. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Twitter.

3 Social Media Lessons from Charlie Sheen

Idaconcpts

From Entertainment Weekly to TMZ.com to Twitter, everybody just can’t get enough of Charlie Sheen. For better or for worse, he’s just feeding our own morbid curiosity. million are tuning in on Twitter. Charlie had a good plan: Get on Twitter.

How I Got 24 Times More Views on LinkedIn

agora pulse

The lessons I share in my articles, like How we’ve built a profitable business in a highly competitive environment and 9 compelling reasons not to raise VC money for your startup , have taken me anywhere between 5 to 15 years to learn.

3 Ways Social Media Changed This World for the Better

SocialFish

I have a friend who blocked herself from Facebook because her friends’ feeds made her feel jealous and often angry. Then, a couple years later, I discovered social media (Myspace at that time, then Facebook and finally Twitter) and that’s when my career was turned around.

Social Media Automation Rules No Brand Should Break

Sprout Social

If it’s sitting at a computer, constantly refreshing Twitter for some new content, then automation might be helpful for you. Automatic Direct Messages in Twitter are often frowned upon because they make you look like you don’t care about your followers. Automate Your RSS Feeds.

How to Improve Your Social Media Marketing Plan With 13 Growth Hacks

Convince & Convert

Startups are notorious for maximizing everything they have to grow their businesses. That means the founders are also the marketers, the SaaS developers are also building the startup’s website and blog, and an office manager basically becomes the vice president of miscellaneous things.