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App of the Week: Flickr

The Social Media Incubator

You may ask yourself, how can Flickr benefit a business marketing strategy? Flickr allows accessibility, sharing and organization with your photos. With the Flickr App , you or anyone you allow to organize your account can add photos from anywhere from their mobile device. With the most recent iOS update on Apple devices, iPhone or iPad users can now choose to have the pictures they take automatically upload to the Flickr account they have connected.

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Flickr Friday: The Content Grid

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Helpful Social Search Articles | Main | Twitter announces #NewTwitter » September 10, 2010 Flickr Friday: The Content Grid A content marketing framework that plots type and channel across two dimensions: who should create it (a single owner or the entire staff) and how it should be distributed for maximum impact on the sales funnel.

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Flickr Friday: Sexist Profiling on Twitter

Firebelly

» June 04, 2010 Flickr Friday: Sexist Profiling on Twitter Heres an interesting look at a breakdown of the several different Twitter user types. Find him on Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn Posted | Permalink Reblog (0) | | Digg This | Save to del.icio.us | TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Flickr Friday: Sexist Profiling on Twitter : Comments Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.

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Monday Roundup: Meeting Google’s Mobile-Friendly Standards

Waxing UnLyrical

If your site isn’t mobile-friendly, your SEO probably won’t be as high… or may even drop. But here are a few more resources on becoming, and staying, mobile-friendly. The Definitive Guide to Mobile SEO. However, his post on AudienceBloom still gives you some solid 101-type information on mobile sites, in case that’s what you need right now. How to Keep your Site Fast for Mobile-Friendly. How to Make Your WordPress Blog Mobile Friendly.

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themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile

The Marketing Blog

16 am themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile Jump to Comments There was a time when mobile version of a website used to be a rarity. The trend appears to have changed now and today’s development-teams have to consider the compatibility of their website/blog with mobile phones. The process of creating a mobile version of your site/blog is pretty easy and takes less than 2 minutes – thanks to a company called MoFuse.

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Feature Friday: Musing about Mobile Networking

Ari Herzog

Here’s my problem: No one touched on the fact that most users access these social networks with their mobile devices! Are you displaying your own website or Twitter URL on your Flickr, Twitter, or LinkedIn page? Make sure your URL appears on the mobile platform and adjust if necessary. Any better suggestions? -- Ari Herzog thanks you for reading Feature Friday: Musing about Mobile Networking on his blog.

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Why You Must Appreciate Facebook Mobile

Ari Herzog

Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, iTunes — they have their purposes and reasons for social marketing — but for sheer numbers, let alone the ages of the dominant users on the site, the letter f should be branded on your forehead. Beyond Facebook marketing, you should also understand the connection between Facebook ages and mobile devices.

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Flying Viral: What Businesses Can Learn from the Flappy Bird Saga

The Realtime Report

Image via Flickr. Such is the story of Flappy Bird , a seemingly simple mobile game created in a matter of days and released last May. The app soared to the top of the mobile charts with millions of downloads and became an overnight success during January, yet has since been discontinued by its creator , Dong Nyguen, a Vietnamese developer, who simply “couldn’t take it anymore.” Insights Flappy Bird mobile mobile app mobile game viral viral app viral game

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Protecting Children from Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

Share images on Flickr. They can use a mobile device. Tags: Social Networking Social Networks Facebook YouTube Twitter social media flickr marc meyer education social networking and children monitoring and listening youth How can you protect your children from social media? One might say, “Do we really need to&# ? and another would say “We have to&#. and still another will say, “We’re all overreacting&#. and you know what?

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Instagram Does the Two Step - And Steps In It

Social Media Marketing

It's not too long ago (okay, in social media terms, it was eons ago) that Flickr was one of the major social networks. But the rise of Instagram as a deft and light app that allowed seamless integration into sites like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and more made some wonder if there was a future for Flickr. A Timeline of Events With Marissa Mayer at the helm, it was clear that she was making Flickr a strategic priority (along with mobile and a a renewed focus on products).

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Keep Yourself Alive

Twist Image

Technology, connectivity and the great untethering of our society as we become more and more mobile is our own, personal responsibility. This same person has been publishing pictures of their young family to Facebook and Flickr forever, for all to see. flickr. mobile. blog breadcrumbs connectivity data digitalchannel facebook flickr google government mobile onlineprivacy openapi personalengagement personalinformation privacy publishing technology tweet website

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Google Buzz- Is there a hidden agenda?

Atom Thought

What happens if Yahoo also launches a social platform around it’s email service integrated with flickr? Which also opens another topic of discussion- Mobile Strategy for Buzz will define the way forward!). If you noticed, Google Buzz has already opened itself up by integrating Flickr, Picassa and twitter among other apps.So, the game has just begun, and may take a very different turn in future. Google’s mobile strategy is already giving jitters to iphone.

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4 Ways To Tap Into Local Markets

Harp Interactive

Coordinates on the page boost your visibility and enhance usefulness as people are able to copy them directly into their GPS devices and get them on mobile phones via Apps. Google Buzz nearby mobile feature serves up a list about places, and users can read Buzz info about those places from others who are both in and outside their networks. Flickr and Panoramio geotag and display these images in a mapping context.

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Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

It just shows you how much app and platform development continues in the sphere of online social networks and mobile options. Web and mobile updates. Mobile Texting. Flickr. Mobile Apps. A photo-sharing social network built around mobile apps plus artsy filters. Aloha HowTo Social Media #SBOSM facebook flickr foursquare instragram linkedin smcjournal smcobserver twitter ustream youtube

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Get yer free SocialFish app now!

SocialFish

Right now it’s only on the iPhone – other mobile platforms are on the to-do list, I promise.). Lindy’s and my Twitter feeds full of all the good stuff we share, along with a new Flickr feed (check it out, you never know, we have lots of photos of our peeps from events like Buzz2010 so your smiling face might be there…!). Tags: Featured apps iphone mobile

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When Was the Last Time Your Intranet Empowered Anyone?

Social Media Strategery

When was the last time: Image courtesy of Flickr user Search Engine People Blog Someone spent their own money to purchase promotional items to help build awareness and get more people to participate? for access outside the firewall, and ask for easy mobile/remote access so they can read/contribute? Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Government 2.0

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Are We Addicted To Social Media?

Firebelly

Its Flickr Friday here on the Firebelly blog and this weeks pic is an infographic about peoples addiction to social media - their compulsion to check Facebook and their need to tweet. Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas | Main | Happy Social Media Day - June 30th » June 25, 2010 Are We Addicted To Social Media?

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Your Media Is Controlled By A Handful Of Companies (Yes, Even The Internet)

Twist Image

Digital Marketing professional and venture capitalist, Darren Herman , ran some quick numbers and here's what he uncovered: " the digital media ad spend (search, display, mobile, etc) is controlled by Google , Yahoo , AOL , Facebook , and Microsoft. flickr. What happened to The Long Tail ? What happens in a world after Here Comes Everybody ? Apparently, not much. We had a dream.

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How to Cut Through Social Media Hype with Simple Math

Waxing UnLyrical

Cartoon: HubSpot via Flickr, CC 2.0. Mobile , and here are the key data: First off let me say that I love the Yelp! mobile app. 35% of all searches on Yelp.com come from its mobile app. Guest Posts How To Howie Goldfarb Social Media analyzing data compete facebook hubspot Marketing mobile Yelp If you read the news or popular blogs, you get a lot of numbers thrown at you.

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Shanan & Kate’s Excellent QR Code Adventure

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Optiscanapp via Flickr, CC 2.0. Many of the groups were providing QR codes with links to non-mobile sites. Communication Guest Posts Marketing Shanan Sorochynski iphone mobile marketing qr codeOkay, our adventure wasn’t as thrilling as traveling the Circuits of Time in a phone booth with George Carlin, but it was educational none-the-less.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

As mobile browsers become more powerful, Google and its partners decided to do things their own way. I believe the mobile Web will eventually win, and that apps are here as a transitionary measure until we can sort out browsers that are good enough to emulate the Web experience on mobile.” This mobile version of Firefox is supposed to provide the fastest JavaScript experience for smartphones, also removing the barrier of coding for the various mobile platforms.

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Weekly Roundup: Who Are You?

Waxing UnLyrical

Why: Tom pointed me to this after Friday’s post on making your blog mobile friendly. Image: Filipe Dâmaso Saraiva via Flickr, CC 2.0. Blogging How To Public Relations Resources Social Media Weekly Roundup blogging influence mobileI saw a lot of interesting posts this week. While they’re not all direct answers to the question, “Who are you?&# I think they give some insight into what drives the writers.

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A digital Sunday evening…

The Way of the Web

My phone is currently uploading 100+ images from today to Flickr after our trip to Woburn Safari Park, which I’ll then need to group edit and tag. What was once the preserve of the geeks and over-sharers is not only increasingly normal for everyone, but faster internet access, mobile connectivity and general access throughout less-developed countries means we’re still figuring out what we can do, and crucially, how to do it more easily.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Local/Mobile Search. This post explores YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, and Flickr. How to Promote Your Business on Flickr (Influential Marketing Blog): Rohit Bhargava introduces you to Flickr, the photo sharing site, and shows you how to build a strong account on the network. As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different.

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How Grandma Reads Your Facebook Updates & 4 Other Social Media Stories

Firebelly

How easy is it make your blog or website mobile friendly? Wordpress Plugins to Make Your Blog Mobile Friendly By Rohit Due to the advances in mobile technology, now a days almost all the mobile phones are equipped with Internet surfing capabilities. And mobile internet is an important channel to reach blogs, especially for popular ones. Instead of making mobile web sites, it is easy to change web interface into mobile.

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This Just In

Social Media Marketing

Some categories or ideas to consider: Funny Entertaining Breaking news about your brand or company Exclusive content Discounts or coupons Contest or sweeps For local businesses: a digital version of "leave your business card" Get them off mobile-only interaction - cross-pollinate to your other properties Probably one of my most favorite examples of this last category is the Facebook Sign Maker (and its Twitter counterpart ) from the good folks at Blue Sky Factory.

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101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

The least popular major networks are Flickr, Tumblr and StumbleUpon. ( Facebook = mobile. Half of all mobile web traffic in the U.K. Non-mobile users spend an average of just three minutes per month on the site, and 30% of users who make a public post never make another one. Mobile Marketing Statistics and Facts. 25% of all internet searches last year were made on mobile devices. internet users are mobile only (includes tablets).

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How Not to Pitch (Insert Site Here)

Waxing UnLyrical

I specialize in articles related to the internet, satellite TV, mobile broadband, 4G LTE and mobile phones. I understand your site is all about social media and public relations, but I know that I can write an article that pretains to something about social media in the mobile phone world. via Flickr, CC 2.0. This may be the crown jewel in my Wall of Shame for bad pitches thus far. Note what I’ve bolded … Hi.

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From flash mobs to toast mobs?

The Way of the Web

It seems as if one of the industries creating more unusual advertising and marketing material has to be mobile handset makers. The phone itself is HTC’s latest handset with the HTC Sense implementation of Android, a Friend Stream to check Facebook, Flickr and Twitter at the same time, and caller ID which includes the Facebook status of the caller and other details (Something increasingly useful). Tags: mobile advert htc wildfire promo toast toast mosaic video

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This Week in Social Media

Social Media Marketing

In addition to that at-a-glance summary of our teams' global social media activities, the newsletter also includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, marketing and communications in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items, and content that might be useful in their jobs. Tumblr will introduce mobile advertising to support the growing platform that already boasts more than 100 million users.

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7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth

Nearly five years ago–back when Flickr was still in its infancy, and Facebook was on just a few college campuses–we founded Tiny Pictures with a view to helping people share experiences as they happen. Radar was born a short time later, and focused on delivering a real-time, mobile stream of pictures and conversation shared by you and your friends on any phone… long before the iPhone made this a far easier experience to develop.

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6 Easy Tips to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog

Your Escape From 9 to 5

More people are using smartphones with large, high-resolution screens, like the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge from T-Mobile , so make sure you add a few relevant pictures and videos to keep your readers engaged. On a fast network like T-Mobile, loading videos and pictures won’t be a problem. Top Image via Flickr by Rosaura Ochoa. Why some blogs take off and others don’t generate much traffic can seem completely random.

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Engaging the Right Audience on LinkedIn

Adam Cohen

The features are still in beta phase and only available to several companies like: AT&T (client), Samsung Mobile, Dell and Microsoft. Photo credit: tj scenes via Flickr. (Cross posted on the Fleishman-Hillard DNA blog ). LinkedIn, one of the established social networks, is making strides in advancing how businesses can leverage the platform to engage followers.

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What’s On the New Multimedia Cart?

Waxing UnLyrical

As we all know, we’ve moved from a print-focused world, to desktop and now to mobile and it’s up to us to get better at showing, not just telling. Google recently announced that the number of searches on mobile eclipsed desktop. But we do need to look at the world in a more visual and, while we’re at it, a more mobile way. Image: hobvias sudoneighm via Flickr, CC 2.0.

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Five Signs the Future Belongs to User-Generated Content

Waxing UnLyrical

via Flickr, CC 2.0. Live event social media generally involves a social media person or standard event-goer using a mobile device to put content online. Holistic commerce and media involve opening the door to gamification and meeting the customer halfway in their environment, including on social media, mobile devices, through beacon technologies while in store, at kiosks, and more. Disclaimer: Pic-n-Post is a client of RedShift Writers. Hello, WUL readers! Remember me?

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Communicators Must Lead

Waxing UnLyrical

A few years back, there were communicators who were so focused on the present, they weren’t heeding those speaking about the importance of communications measurement, the impact of mobile communications and mobile marketing, or the value of creating content that consumers wished to upload and share. Image: chrisperriman via Flickr, CC 2.0. Guest Post by Ken Jacobs.

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On Facebook and the Death of Etiquette

Adam Cohen

The barrier to communication is low – it’s easy to share a picture or post given so many ways to share, from mobile to desktop. Photo credit: fdmount via flickr. Let’s face it. Etiquette is a lost art. Forget “interruption marketing&# for a minute and think about how people interact on a regular basis. New technologies change that behavior as people seek to leverage the convenience they provide.

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Where to Get Awesome Free Images for Your Social Media (Without Stealing Them)

agora pulse

Flickr Commons. You could spend hours browsing the weird, wonderful, and vintage images on Flickr Commons. Select the correct license when searching Flickr Commons. Search free stock images by color in Flickr Commons. Start today by creating an album on your mobile phone and adding photos you take to it each day. Marketing your business online requires a lot of images.

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21 Facebook Ad Tools that Will Make Your Job Easier

Hootsuite

Flickr. Flickr is a photo-sharing social network for both professional and amateur photographers. On Flickr, you can search for images by keyword, images captured by a specific photographer or by a group. While Flickr is a good source for stock images, it has some limitations.

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Monday Roundup: 2015 Marketing and PR Trends

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: infradept via Flickr, CC 2.0. Similar to mobile accessibility, 2015 is the year when integration of search with the overall digital marketing strategy will increasingly move from a ‘nice to have’ to an essential.” Whenever we approach the end of a year, we invariably see a flurry of “year in review” type posts, not to mention trend and forecast posts. Here are some of the most interesting posts on 2015 marketing and PR trends we’ve seen.

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Flashback: What Social Was Like in 2010 vs. 2020

Ignite Social Media

The interface is completely revamped , allowing people to view photos and videos natively as Twitter enables YouTube and Flickr compatibility. Social networking as we know it was born in the 00s, but the last decade has seen the rise of social media’s true potential.

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State of Crisis Communications and Social Media from a Professor’s Perspective

Waxing UnLyrical

A recent report from Continuity Insights in 2014 shows that “over half (58%) rated mobile technologies [are considered] as absolutely vital in carrying out crisis communications plans, up 5% since 2013” (page 4). Photo: Alan Cleaver via Flickr, CC 2.0. Guest Post by Karen Freberg. Social media and crisis communications has become one of the fastest growing areas of both practice and research for today’s communication landscape.

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YouTube Tuesday: I Can Make You Go Viral!

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Flickr Friday: Sexist Profiling on Twitter | Main | United Way of Central Indiana Recognized for their Social Media Efforts » June 08, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: I Can Make You Go Viral! Brian, the " social media guru " is back. This time he is promising that his months of experience, coupled with an unpaid intern, will make your video go viral. Good for a laugh, but, again, do not call this guy!

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