Hey Sports Teams Quit Telling Me to LIKE your Facebook Posts

Adam Sherk

Lately I’ve been noticing a lot of Facebook posts in my news feed with a specific request to “LIKE” the post. Sports teams are among the biggest offenders: Now don’t get me wrong. The Most Popular MLB Teams on Twitter and Facebook.

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Social Media Community Management: An Interview with Kathryn Peck of EA SPORTS

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Almost exactly a year ago, I observed Kathryn Peck represent EA SPORTS on Twitter. What’s a typical day like for you as the EA SPORTS Active Community Manager? There are a number of channels (Facebook, Twitter, forums, etc.)

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Augmented Reality in Sports

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Augmented Reality in Sports by cinta5 on January 28, 2010 [tweetmeme]Just wanted to share a couple of videos with you.

The News Feed is Outdated: How Stories Changed the Way I Think About Social Media

Buffer Social

The News Feed is outdated and stories are becoming the default for content consumption. Facebook, for example, didn’t invent the vertical scrolling feed. Twitter launched “ While you were away ” to show tweets you may have missed since you last opened the app.

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Socialympics: How Social Media and Blogging Has Boosted Sports Media

Convince & Convert

Sports have been played, enjoyed by spectators and covered by the media since well before the advent of smartphones and social media. But it’s no question that the development of social platforms has changed how we play, enjoy and cover sports. Twitter is the new sports ticker.

20 Pros Reveal What Makes a Perfect Twitter Marketing Strategy

Convince & Convert

What’s your Twitter marketing strategy? Was it luck or brilliant Twitter marketing? Twitter Marketing Strategy Insights from 20 Experts. Below are some examples of what worked for these global giants on Twitter. It’s a cool feed for catching up on what’s going on globally.

Behind the Curtain of a Sports Social Media Giant

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. Bryan’s plan is to host live Twitter chats with players and continue to offer other features as the season goes on. He had originally dreamed of being a radio broadcast personality in sports. Bryan Srabian, The SF Giants @srabe.

Twitter Huddling With Potential Advertisers for Thursday Night NFL Streams

SocialTimes Twitter

Training camps haven’t even opened yet, but Twitter’s efforts to capitalize on its $10 million investment to stream National Football League games are in midseason form. Kurt Wagner of Re/code reported that Twitter bigwigs including CEO Jack Dorsey and chief operating officer Adam Bain are at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in France this week pitching ad packages for its NFL games. Readers: Will you spend your Thursday nights with the NFL and Twitter?

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Twitter Launches Live-Stream for Wimbledon Championships

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter launched its first sports live-stream , allowing users to watch live coverage of the Wimbledon tennis championships. Users do not need to be logged in to Twitter to watch the stream. While viewing the stream, the video is presented on the left side of the screen, and recent tweets about the event are in a feed on the right side of the screen. While this is Twitter’s first sports live-stream, it won’t be the last.

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How To Automate Twitter Without Looking Like an Idiot

SocialFish

You: Dude, isn’t this post supposed to be about how to automate Twitter? In August 2014, I took over the Twitter account for the Chicago Chapter of the Wisconsin Alumni Association. Find the RSS feeds for each source. We select the “Wisconsin Only” feed, like so: You: Nice.

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You Suck! So I Unfollowed You On Twitter!

SocMed Sean

I don’t care how long you have been on Twitter. a good sport about it, though. I unfollowed you on Twitter! Do you think that announcing it on your Twitter feed is going to shame me back into following you again? That’s not how Twitter works. Humor Social Twitter best practices social media social networking tipsMaybe you should be more interesting! Let’s get something straight.

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.

Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! Tracking hashtags What’s buzzing on Twitter right now?

Qantas Airways on Twitter and the Black Face criticism

Laurel Papworth

Qantas Airways published a photo of two fans with blacked out faces and wigs on, causing a controversy on Twitter, in spite of Radike Samo not minding at all. For once my social network let me down – I was off Twitter and therefore unaware of the Black Face incident!

Where to Find Twitter Trending Topics for your Online Marketing

Devumi

Marketing with Twitter trending topics is a strategy that combines careful planning, even more careful research, and a bit of dumb luck. I’m going to show you all of the web resources that are going to help you find Twitter trending topics, and give you examples of what works.

How Average Players Use Twitter and a Human Voice to Become Social Media Superstars

Social Media Strategery

Take a look at their Twitter feeds – they talk about partying, drinking, farts, pranks, and the women they go out with. They don't speak in sanitized sports jargon ("we just took it one game at a time out there and gave it all we had"), they don't attempt to drive traffic to the team's website or sell merchandise, and they don't try to cultivate their "personal brands."

Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I, too, find that Twitter has been incredibly powerful for me to connect with real life colleagues, readers of Techipedia, family, and everyone in between. I’m also something of a Twitter purist. Enter a second Twitter account. not so much sports fans). Sports!

The Secret to Conquering Twitter: Remember It’s Just Text!

TwiTip

Here’s a simple, one sentence article: There is no secret formula to conquering Twitter beyond writing within the confines of 140 characters. Twitter isn’t complicated! What is Twitter? Take a step back and consider what Twitter really is. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips.

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[Infographic] Facebook Is NOT The Largest Online Social Network, Email Still Rules!

SocMed Sean

Think about it, your email contacts are like your Facebook friends, LinkedIn contacts, and Twitter followers all rolled into one. And your inbox is more successful at managing text and multimedia better than the Facebook timeline, Twitter feed, RSS subscriptions and Google+ feed combined.

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. But my point is really that people absorb sports differently now than they used to.

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10+ Ways To Use B2B Social Media In Your Business

PWB Marketing Blog

Have branded wall paper for your Twitter profile. Have feeds from Facebook and Twitter, an RSS feed from your blog, current YouTube videos, a Google News RSS feed for your company news and press releases, etc.

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Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress

ProBlogger

Just as other people are displaying and reading your feed in their apps and devices, you can use external RSS feeds to supplement and strengthen your site’s primary content. Feeding external RSS content to WordPress: adds relevant, useful content for your readers to enjoy.

Eight Conversations Your Customers Want to Have With Your Brand

Social Media Strategery

When you think of the Porsche 911 , you probably think of the iconic sports car that rich guys only drive on Sundays. Panera uses their website and social media to t ell the story of their passion – feeding the hungry of America.

Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users Written by Glen, this post has 24 Comments In terms of traffic, I feel like Twitter is becoming a sort of hybrid between Digg of a few years ago and StumbleUpon.

Realtime Marketing: How To Plan For The Moment

The Realtime Report

This concept plays off an idea presented by Stephen McIntyre , the Managing Director of Twitter Europe, at the Dublin Web Summit last year. It shaped up to be the largest sporting event on social media ever. Think about your Twitter feed right now.

5 Social Media Opportunities to Plan for this Summer

Ignite Social Media

Last year saw celebrations in countries such as Egypt and Spain, so stay tuned to @MashableEvents on Twitter to see what this year will bring as anything can happen. With such a large sporting event, the opportunities for brand sponsorships and activations are endless.

New Research: Americans Hate Social Media Promotions

Convince & Convert

Among other disruptive characteristics that have altered the nature of business forever (real-time interaction, every customer is a reporter, customer service is a spectator sport, etc.) Now look at Twitter (public feed of the people you follow, not lists).

3 Viral Marketing Lessons from the 2016 Super Bowl Commercials

Talkwalker SM

The Super Bowl is one of the biggest global events for both the sporting world and for brands. As the virality map below shows, the majority of the discussion of this video stayed on YouTube but there was still significant spread to other media types, particularly on forums and on Twitter.

Why There’s No Perfect Time to Post on Facebook

Buffer Social

There’s a long tradition of studies that have attempted to uncover a ‘best time’ to post to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and almost every other social media marketing channel, with each study finding a wide range of results (we’ve even created our own studies here at Buffer ).

17 Ways to Get More Views, Engagement, and Shares for Your Facebook Videos

Buffer Social

Square videos take up 78% more real estate in the News Feed on mobile than on desktop. You might even want to consider creating vertical videos since Facebook is now showing larger previews for vertical videos in News Feed on mobile.

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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.

Is Social Media the New TV for Brands?

Simply Measured

million tuned into Twitter’s livestream, and Facebook’s Live broadcast partnership with ABC News garnered over 7 million views ( WIRED ). It’s no secret that Facebook favors video content , particularly live video, in its feed and social networks are hungry for livestreaming content.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

Engage by Twitter. Description: Panda 5 (the fifth iteration of the popular news-reading app) helps you speed up your content curation process by allowing you to browse multiple websites at once, integrate with other websites, and pull in RSS feeds of your favorite content. Sports.

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StumbleUpon Channels: Which Media Brands Are Doing Well?

Adam Sherk

Suffice it to say there are also a number of media brands doing well in TV, technology, sports, celebrity, art and more. Some more observations: The ability to connect RSS, Twitter and Facebook feeds makes it easy to maintain a Channel without committing significant time or resources.

Social Media Strategy Daily News

Proactive Report

These categories include Top Stories, World, Business, Sports, etc. They are all good sources that ought to be in your Google reader and your Twitter feed. Customize Your Google News Content Based on Search Queries.

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5 Things I’ve Learned from Running BizSugar

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many people have suggested that we expand the site to include other topics such as entertainment, sports, and the like. Just a couple of the initiatives we’re currently working on are integrating Facebook and Twitter logins, and adding more community features.

How to Get Ahead of This Year’s Social Media Trends

Convince & Convert

Instagram expanded video lengths to four times their previous length and implemented an algorithmic news feed to show top content first. Twitter changed their Home feed , introduced GIF search , and just announced updates to the 140 character limit.

A Guide to Marketing on Tumblr

Mindjumpers

On the page for sport blogs, the Adidas ad runs in a format three times wider than the teasers for organic picks. Tweet Have you established a brand presence on the blogging platform Tumblr ?

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Finger-Pointing, Self-Righteousness And Middle Fingers

Twist Image

What about Twitter and Facebook ? Did those feeds come to sudden halt? Did the feeds continue with the hashtag #momentofsilence describing the scene? Did everyone in restaurants and sporting events stop in silence? I tend to only catch the more general news in the evening or if something pops up in my feeds. If I'm to be honest, I often post to Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn without ever looking at the activity on the channels. twitter.

Why Instagram Is Red Bull’s #1 Social Channel

Simply Measured

It was their smallest channel by audience size when compared to Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Youtube. They understand that their audience favors extreme sports, and videos capture these games in quite a powerful way.

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