The Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum

Janet Fouts

I spent a few days last week at the new 1440 Multiversity , attending the Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum. Instead, after almost every session the participants broke out into small groups to discuss the topic of the panel and how we could apply it to our own businesses.

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Navigating Facebook: The Difference Between Profile, Page and Group

Social Media Citizens

This personal account (think of it as your FB home) is required before you can move up to pages and groups and is limited to “one per person.” Facebook Groups (Club). Find like-minded individuals through the FB Group (or Club). A group can be organized around your business or product, creating a community – but be sure to provide something of value to your members. Are you using your Profile to its best advantage, as a stepping stone to creating your Page and Groups?

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Blogging from the World Business Forum

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Whenever September rolls around I always get excited about 2 things – fall sailing and attending the World Business Forum at Radio City in New York. This year the HSM team that runs the World Business Forum is mixing it up a bit with more social media aspects of the program.

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8 Best Practices for Collaborative Blog Groups

Kikolani

Sites like these usually have their own private groups for the contributors to the blog, which is definitely a great idea. If you own a blog that has multiple authors, regular contributors, or regular guest bloggers , here are seven ways a private blog group can be utilized for helping strengthen the blog and its community as a whole. This should be the most obvious and important use of a private blog group. If the group is dead (ie., Best Group Platforms.

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31DBBB Challenge: Join a Forum or a Social Media Group and Start Participating

ProBlogger

One of those places could possibly be a forum or social media group (like a Facebook or LinkedIn Group), and you’re missing out on a wealth of untapped readers if you’re not in there being part of the community too. LinkedIn Groups: Getting Started.

EVENT: Social Media World Forum in Singapore

Laurel Papworth

You can book at social media world forum. Lito S German BMW Group Asia. EVENT: Social Media World Forum in Singapore is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. I’m speaking on social media monetization at Social Media WorldForum in Singapore on September 22nd-23rd. I’m blogging about it now because the earlybird discount finishes 22 July.

An Interview with Sean Geehan, CEO and Founder Geehan Group

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I met Sean at a recent ITSMA Marketing Leadership forum. Oracle, Wells Fargo (commercial group), HCL, and Intesource to name a few. Please note while I am not a customer of his firm the Geehan Group I am in discussions with them about having them consult for us here at Avaya.

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Changing Trends in Social Media Can Influence Your Business Model (part II)

Mindjumpers

Facebook group applications can be used to invite like minded people to share their thoughts on a subject. Do not set yourself away from the group. Community building- The impact of group communication. Social groups or group communication is the answer to this.

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Why the Changes to LinkedIn Groups are Better for Your Users – and You

SocialFish

LinkedIn groups, I assure you, are not on the brink of going up in flames and burning group owners to the ground in their wake. The Changes to LinkedIn Groups Streamline its Top Functions. LinkedIn Groups Aren’t Your Bulletin Board for Sales.

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Facebook Group Hacks with Pat Flynn

ProBlogger

The post Facebook Group Hacks with Pat Flynn appeared first on ProBlogger. It’s all about using Facebook groups, and he shares 27 different tips and hacks for Facebook marketing within your groups. We think it will give you a lot of great ideas for your own Facebook group.

Working with Social Media Data: People and Groups

Net-Savvy Executive

Social media data provide information about both individuals and groups of people: who they are, who they know, what they care about, what they have to say, where they go… Have you noticed just how much information people are sharing about themselves, both intentionally and unintentionally?

Why Sustainable Competitive Advantage is so 1990

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I also look forward to seeing her speak about this topic at the upcoming World Business Forum held in New York at Radio City Music Hall on October 7-8. When I was doing my PhD, it was all about conjoint analysis and co-word grouping and feature-function maps.

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Can Communities Serve As Perfect Add-On For Your Blog?

Mindjumpers

How does a blogger generally relate to a forum? For example, one of them is the application called Forums that I work with. You can also post your blog URL on a particular forum that deals with blogging directly.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: J-P De Clerck

Social Media Citizens

He is also a founder of Social Marketing Forum and Social Email Marketing blog. I subscribe to what I find interesting and often this concerns newsletters of sites or blogs that group content I like.

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Showcase reviews: Blogging Wizard (WordPress), Marketing Insider Group, MarketingLand, RazorSocial, SnapApp. It monitors results from Google, Bing, Yahoo, YouTube, and Baidu along with blogs, websites, forums, news, mobile, and shopping.” Marketing Insider Group.

Sony Builds Interactive Social Media Hub For 2014 World Cup

The Realtime Report

This online forum, which opened on May 1st, compiles the comments and conversations of soccer fans across the world on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+, organizing them all on one website. The forum will also keep statistics on all 32 teams and their players as the tournament progresses.

5 Ways You Can Use Facebook Groups to Benefit Your Blog

ProBlogger

3 days ago Facebook ticked over the major milestone of 2 billion monthly users , over half of whom use Facebook groups. That’s right, more than 1 billion people are using Facebook groups. Here’s how you can move to where the conversation is and develop community for your blog in 5 different ways with Facebook groups. Groups for your eCourse or other Education. One of the most common uses of Facebook groups by bloggers are ones set up to support a course or an event.

It’s Time to Own Your Social Community

Convince & Convert

Before the rise of MySpace and Facebook and Twitter and Tumblr, the “original” social media was created in the unglamorous yet impactful world of discussion boards and forums. The days of the leased social community are fading, and it’s time to re-embrace owned social.

Understanding Word-of-Mouth Marketing: 5 Reasons Why People Share.

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. They like to contribute, in relationships as well as in social groups.

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Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Here are some random thoughts from a collection of these experiences and feedback from conference speeches: 1) Features are NOT user experiences: Warning…if you ask someone about desired user experience and they say wiki or forum, you have work to do. 4) None of the following are community platforms: Wikis, Blogs or Forums. © 2008 Community Group Therapy. Community Group Therapy is proudly powered by Silver Lexus and WordPress. Upcoming Events. About.

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Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum.

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Interview with Social Media Citizen: Nick Baggott | Social Media.

Social Media Citizens

Previously, Nick was the Group Client Service Director at Chemistry , where he led the team that won the Microsoft , Diageo and Transport for London pitches and worked with clients of the calibre of Kodak , Toshiba , Unilever , Nestle , Yell and Manchester United.

Defining a Strategy To Use Content In B2B Marketing

Mindjumpers

In defining a strategy the following elements can play a role: 1) Segmentation The various target groups are divided into segments.

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Social Media Marketing Policies and Education: The Employee.

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Value your employees by inviting them to participate in building your online brand, together, as a group of real people, all firmly trying to achieve a common goal.

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

” Report: Where Marketers are Focusing in Social Media by Social Marketing Forum Jim Ducharme demonstrates the increasing importance of social media for marketers based on the amount of time spent on such efforts.

Five Digital Channels For Word of Mouth Marketing

Mindjumpers

Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Think benefits for the target group and take care of blog posts, online videos on YouTube, presentations on slideshare, infographics or photos on Flickr, etc.

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Facebook takes over the Internet

Social Media Citizens

According to Anne Herngaard , there core technologies that will make it happen can be grouped in three categories: “1.

Web Hosting demystified - II

The Marketing Blog

55 am Discussion forums still alive. these days … ) My quest for a good web-host landed me at several websites, blogs and discussion forums. Although the evolution of blogs has re-defined the art of conversations good old php forum continues to run well despite stuff competition. Popular MBA discussion groups like pagal guy , cool-avenues , job forums, web directories , scripts and other talks are still pretty much a part of traditional discussion forums.

Panel: Brand Management in the Social Media Jungle

Socialized

Silicon Valley Brand Forum at Electronic Arts. At this brand forum, we’ll explore both the opportunities and pitfalls in managing a brand through social media. Larry Vincent , Group Director, Strategy at Siegel and Gale.

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When a Con Artist Comes Calling: Online Community

Laurel Papworth

So the group booked a venue interstate, a dinner, hotels etc and submitted a deposit to the moderator (community volunteer admin) who agreed to organise it all. You certainly can’t rely on a forum to show the full history of what has happened to that tribe! Besides the moral outrage is the shock of a trusted community member betraying the group. Recently, in an online community I am involved in, the members decided to get together in real life (IRL).

THE BEST SOCIAL NETWORK FOR LAWYERS, OR ANYONE, IS….

Myrland Marketing

Perhaps there are certain lawyers or industry groups that would be great bloggers, and that are good educators, and great at replying to all comments on blogs, thus building relationships.

Facebook Insights from Social Media Club Hawaii | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

Privacy Issues on Facebook Use Lists to organize your friends in to groups.

Community design showcase: NTEN keeps it simple

SocialFish

NTEN limits groups (communities) to several main communities only: the overall NTEN Discuss community ; conference-related communities – see 15NTC , this past year’s conference community. A site that concentrates engagement into its main discussion forums.

Is Your Business Using the Correct Facebook Profile?

The Social Media Incubator

There are three types Facebook offers: Profiles, Groups, and Pages. What about a Facebook Group? Facebook Groups are set up like a private forum. Individuals are invited to join groups where they can share photos, links, updates, and more.

Attend the Peer to Peer Fundraising Virtual Conference for Nonprofits!

SocialFish

The conference hosts — Armbruster Consulting Group, Cathexis Partners, DonorVoice, and Frakture — are excited to share their unique experience and knowledge with the sector.

Preparing Your Online Community for the Digital Generation

SocialFish

You may have either content or people in a particular industry vertical that are worth Millennials’ time, but you’ll always be competing with any number of other groups that may be cooler, more fun, more technologically advanced or simply more recommended by their peers.

Become a Fearless Online Community Leader

The Realtime Report

Create new communities largely through leveraging connections within existing networks such as culling prospects from social fan pages or LinkedIn groups. As they grow, and more diverse members join, the dynamic influences the direction of the group organically.

Should your online community be open or closed?

SocialFish

New members can participate immediately without having to join closed groups. Some conversations may not be appropriate for a public forum. Groups can conduct sensitive business or work projects without outside interference.

How and Why Data Syncing Matters to Your Online Community Setup

SocialFish

Permissions: Data synching ensures that the correct permissions for what groups or discussions the member has access to are automatically in place. For example, a member who is not a board member, does not have access to the board of directors’ group.

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How is B2B Online Marketing Different?

Small Business Mavericks

You should also post in LinkedIn groups that are related to the niche you are marketing. You’ll get a lot better results posting in groups than you will posting directly to your profile. Forums are a great place to hang out and listen. Many times, you can connect and establish relationships with company big wigs on their own forums. Technology company employees in particular tend to use their own forums a lot. So head to the forums.

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