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12 Guidelines for Corporate Social Media Policies

Harp Interactive

Welcome to the era of Socialism in Communication. While social media is liberating brands and opening up new grass-roots level channels for connecting with the consumers, it is also posing new challenges for companies in terms of managing and controlling all that free flowing external communication. Here is how I categorize their approaches: 4 Corporate Approaches toward Social Media Participation. 12 Tips for Corporate Social Media Policy Guidelines.

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How to Create Facebook House Rules or Community Guidelines

Harp Interactive

Blog Facebook How To Policy Social Media Marketing Facebook community guidelines Facebook house rules how to set up Facebook Community Guidelines How to set up Facebook House RulesDoes your Facebook Page have Rules or is it a free-for-all? A Facebook Page is an excellent venue for community building among brand advocates and customers (or potential customers) seeking more information, discounts, insight or customer assistance.

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How to Manage a Social Media Crisis

Webbiquity SMM

A social media crisis is like a wildfire: one mistake can quickly get out of control. When your business commits a critical error on social media, you risk losing not just followers, but also current and prospective future customers. Create a social media policy.

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YouTube Announces Updated Monetization Guidelines, New Analytics Tools in the Mobile App

Social Media Today

Worth noting for creators and YouTube advertisers

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Twitter Outlines Updated Verification Guidelines Ahead of the Re-Opening of Public Applications

Social Media Today

Twitter has outlined its new verification guidelines ahead of its re-opening of public applications for the verification badge

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TikTok Updates Community Guidelines and Safety Tools to Better Protect Vulnerable Users

Social Media Today

Ahead of the holidays, TikTok has announced a range of updates to its community guidelines in order to better protect users

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Guidelines for Successful Targeting Through Social Media

Mindjumpers

Tweet Most businesses however big or small, now have a presence on different social media channels as suggested by their strategists and they also run campaigns to gain traction on their profiles. But actually, a successful social media strategy is one which makes your customers visit your page at least once when they access Facebook or look out for your updates on Twitter. And in every step your media strategy plays a very important role.

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Twitter Is Looking to Re-Open its Account Verification Process, Seeks Feedback on New Guidelines

Social Media Today

Twitter says that it's looking to re-open account verification, but it's looking for community input into what its new guidelines should be

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Twitter's Looking to Re-Open its Account Verification Process, Seeks Feedback on New Guidelines

Social Media Today

Twitter says that it's looking to re-open account verification, but it's looking for community input into what its new guidelines should be

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TikTok Updates Community Guidelines to Provide More Protection for Users

Social Media Today

The updates specifically focus on suicide hoaxes and dangerous viral trends

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YouTube Adds New Guided Support Process for Community Guidelines Violations

Social Media Today

The updated process will provide more context on policy violations, and direct response options to resolve them

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Another Word on Social Media Guidelines

SocialFish

The popularity and wide spread use of social media is creating opportunities and challenges for associations. Every day we see news reports of public relations nightmares – most recently Kenneth Cole’s tweet about his spring collection and the unrest in Egypt ( The Seven Stages of Committing a Social Media Sin and Kenneth Cole & Every CEO: This Is Your Social Media Wakeup Call ). Risk and Social Media facebook HR legal policies risk

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Facebook Clarifies Guidelines Around Music Usage in Video Posts

Social Media Today

Facebook has sought to clear up confusion around when and how people can use music in their video content

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Semantics: Social Media Policy, or Guidelines?

SocialFish

As associations continue to embrace social media, there have been extensive conversations about the need for an organizational social media policy. We SocialFish wrote a white paper about it, there’s the Social Media Governance web site with a data base of 154 policies and a Google search of “social media policy” has 440 million results. Almost all of these discussions support the development of a social media policy.

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Facebook Provides Updated Overview of its Verification Guidelines for Facebook and Instagram

Social Media Today

The overview provides a full explanation of what Facebook's verification markers actually represent, and who qualifies for the tick

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YouTube Expands Comment Guidelines and Copyright Detection, Providing More Channel Management Options

Social Media Today

The new options provide more management capacity for channel managers, and more tools to secure branded content partnerships

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YouTube Tests New Channel Guidelines to Provide More Comment Management Options

Social Media Today

The process will enable Channel managers to set rules around posted comments on clips

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TikTok's Guidelines Enforcement Report Shows Increases in Sexualized Content and Fake Accounts

Social Media Today

The report shows that TikTok's systems are detecting more violations, while also highlighting some key points of concern

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57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

Over time I’ve found myself doing more and more foundational work for organizations looking to dip their toes into social media. One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. As it happens, lots of organizations publish their social media guidelines online, ready for you to review and use yourself. Social Media Policies and Guidelines.

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Best Business Social Media and Blogging Guidelines

The Way of the Web

Social Media policies and guidelines are vital for every business and employee. Not only are they helpful in ensuring that everyone in a company understands what is expected of them, they can also be a way to empower your employees to feel comfortable and confident in engaging with customers or clients via social media. Even with a small business, it’s good practice to instill the right guidelines and policies early on.

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COVID-19 Social Media Re-Opening Checklist

Ignite Social Media

As a social media agency , we’ve been on a different kind of frontlines during COVID-19: helping our clients navigate and communicate individual business plans on their social channels. Communicate Adherence to a Wide Range of Safety Guidelines.

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Twitch Overhauls Harassment Guidelines, Bans Confederate Flag In Streams

Forbes Social Media

“While sexual harassment has always been prohibited on Twitch, we’ve heard from our community that our guidelines didn’t adequately account for harassing behaviors that are sexual in nature,” the company said.

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LinkedIn Adds New Warnings on Potentially Inappropriate Messages, Updates Guidelines on Behavior

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has added some new prompts to alert users to potentially inappropriate behavior, while it's also updated its Professional Community Policies to address member concerns

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TikTok Updates Moderation Guidelines Around QAnon and Harmful Targeting of Minorities

Social Media Today

TikTok has announced a range of updates to its rules in order to better protect its users and remove harmful misinformation

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Facebook Rolls Out Data Use Check-Up to Ensure Developers Adhere to Data Usage Guidelines

Social Media Today

Facebook is rolling out its Data Usage Check Up Tool to all developers using its API in order to reduce data misuse

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How to Run a Quality Social Media Sweepstakes

Ignite Social Media

With organic reach on the decline, running a quality social media sweepstakes is one of the best ways to amplify and boost your brand. Steps for Planning a Social Media Sweepstakes . Channel Guidelines for Social Media Sweepstakes .

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How Brands Can Effectively Support Their Social Media Managers

Ignite Social Media

And social media has become a less friendly place along the way. That’s why it’s important to check in on your team that is working hard to make social media management seem effortless. At Ignite Social Media , we do nothing but social media marketing.

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Three Keys to Creating Thumb-Stopping Social Media Content

Ignite Social Media

So, you want to create successful social media content? Social isn’t the place to take your brand’s 15 second TV spot and post it on Instagram, but too often, it happens. Here’s a quick and dirty look at how to approach creating thumb-stopping social media content.

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10 Social Media Tactics Marketers Need to Stop in 2021

Ignite Social Media

A new year means a fresh start for your brand’s social media marketing strategy. As we enter 2021, it’s time to drop some of those bad social media habits and focus on tactics that are designed to drive real, meaningful results for your business. Social Media Trends

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‘CDC Says’ Jokes Trend After New Covid-19 Isolation, Quarantine Guideline Changes

Forbes Social Media

Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Social Media /social-media business pharmaThe CDC didn't actually say that it's OK to text your ex while drunk or take a bath with a toaster.

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Apple Warns Parler Of Imminent Ban Due To ‘Serious App Store Guideline Violations’

Forbes Social Media

Apple has warned alt-right social networking app Parler that unless it moderates and removes content that encourages illegal activity, it could be banned from the App Store.

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Why You Need a Social Media Policy in Your Organization

Mindjumpers

In a previous post called Implement a Social Media Policy: Make Your Employees Brand Ambassadors , Marina introduced what a Social Media Policy is and briefly described why it is important for your organization. Social media is great – it gives you great potential of reaching many people at lower cost. Chances that legal cases connected with dismissal from work stemming from social media use will be significantly decreased.

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Download the Ultimate Facebook Image Size Guide Cheat Sheet

Pam Moore

One very important factor for success on any social network including Facebook, is visual marketing. The only guarantee we have in the social media world of today is change! Download the Facebook Social Image Size Reference Guide and Adobe Photoshop Templates Now! . Social Media Image Sizing Reference Guide and Templates (includes all top social networks – Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube & more!). With more than 1.23

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Influencer Branded Content Disclaimers on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

If you work on influencer marketing you should know all about branded content disclaimers on social media and the FTC. If you don’t, here’s a brief overview of their guidelines. The FTC endorsement guidelines were put into effect in order to protect consumers from deceptive marketing (false advertising) and have been adjusted over time as they’ve seen the need. Due to this rise in FTC involvement, some of the social networks have adjusted their platforms.

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A Guide to Understanding Ad Policies and Restrictions on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Social media networks have gained a lot of criticism over the years for what they deem inappropriate or flag as an asset that doesn’t comply with their ad policies and content guidelines. Subscribe to Social You Should Know.

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Parler: What Brands Need to Know About the Latest Social Media Network

Ignite Social Media

Parler is a twitter-style social media platform that was launched by John Matze and Jared Thomson in 2018. Their biggest differentiator is their concept which is to provide a social media network that is free of judgement, where people can freely express their own thoughts and opinions.

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7 Tips for #SocialMedia guidelines and Government

Laurel Papworth

Five years ago I wrote a list of social media guidelines for the Enterprise which has been read 100,000+ times. And even today creating social media guidelines for staff are a challenge. I often ask my students to get into teams and come up with some guidelines. Public, Acknowledged Guidelines. Secret InHouse Guidelines. For your education and amusement … [link] Telstra guidelines complete with music circa last decade?

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Top 5 Social Media Password Security Mistakes

Ignite Social Media

Social media password security can sometimes be an oversight and sharing these passwords with multiple people across several departments can get tricky. Below are five key guidelines to help ensure that your social media passwords are properly secured. The post Top 5 Social Media Password Security Mistakes appeared first on Ignite Social Media Agency. source. Keeping online accounts secured is a major priority in the digital world.

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Social Media Marketing During COVID-19: March 30 Update

Ignite Social Media

Please see prior posts: Social Media Marketing in the Midst of COVID-19 (Mar 16); and Social Media Marketing During COVID-19: March 23 Update. Like most things in social media, the answer is, “It depends.” on Social Media Right?

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Social Media Trends, Prospects, and Challenges in India

Mindjumpers

Our ever-growing global network of Local Social Media Managers around the world helps us ensure contextually relevant content through social listening, content production and response management. It’s a network of very talented people who possess great knowledge of social media in their local context – one of them being Nishanth Krish from India who shares his insights into the social media trends, prospects and challenges in India right now.

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YouTube's CEO Provides an Update on Monetization Tools, Copystrikes and Content Guidelines

Social Media Today

YouTube's CEO Susan Wojcicki has covered a range of topics in her latest quarterly update

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How to Manage Issues on Social Media

Mindjumpers

Everything is closer and goes faster in the world of social media. Community Management Content Marketing EdgeRank Facebook Guidelines Social Media Social Media Strategy Tips content how to Issue management social media crisis management People on Greenland can respond to a thread written in Madagascar within seconds.

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IBM Social Computing Guidelines

Buzz Marketing for Technology

IBM Social Computing Guidelines. Blogs, wikis, social networks, virtual worlds and social media. In the spring of 2005, IBMers used a wiki to create a set of guidelines for all IBMers who wanted to blog. These guidelines aimed to provide helpful, practical advice—and also to protect both IBM bloggers and IBM itself, as the company sought to embrace the blogosphere. Since then, many new forms of social media have emerged.