12 Guidelines for Corporate Social Media Policies

Harp Interactive

Welcome to the era of Socialism in Communication. While wide social media participation offers innumerous advantages to companies and brands it also requires constant monitoring and the need to provide clear guidelines to all participants to protect both the employees and the company.

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. And in every step your media strategy plays a very important role.

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?

Another Word on Social Media Guidelines

SocialFish

The popularity and wide spread use of social media is creating opportunities and challenges for associations. People are still getting fired (or not hired) for their postings on social sites, but employment law is starting to catch up with the actions of both employers and employees.

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. Almost all of these discussions support the development of a social media policy. Guidelines.

Social Media Metrics That Matter Based On Your Goals

Firebelly

We’re going back to the basics when it comes to understanding social media metrics. This is why it’s so important to have clearly defined goals going into your social media marketing strategy. Use these social media metrics as a guideline […].

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. source.

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.

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.

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.

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! .

How to Comply with FTC Guidelines

Convince & Convert

To expand on yesterday’s post on how brands are balancing good marketing with lawful compliance , I interviewed a brand who emphasizes ethical marketing and double checks that all of their blogger outreach complies with FTC Guidelines. This also applies to social posts !

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. Public, Acknowledged Guidelines. Secret InHouse Guidelines.

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.

How Do You Measure Social Media Success?

agora pulse

Social media success means different things to different people. Yet everyone wants to know the answer to the ultimate question: Am I successful on social media? The first step is to understand what your social media goals are and measure against them.

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. Due to this rise in FTC involvement, some of the social networks have adjusted their platforms.

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. And it remains the fastest growing market for social networks in the world.

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Never, Ever Post These Things on Social Media

agora pulse

Social media content can be a wonderful way to build relationships , but like in any form of communication, some things are better left unsaid. Avoid the following type of content in your social media channels. Social Media Content You Don’t Have Legal Right to Use.

Guidelines for your Facebook Page’s Timeline Cover Photo

Freelance Social Media

Guidelines for Timeline Cover Photo. This content from: Freelance Social Media. Guidelines for your Facebook Page’s Timeline Cover Photo. The Timeline design will be coming to Facebook Pages on March 30th.

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

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How to structure glocal communication on Social Media

Mindjumpers

In December 2013 I started writing my master thesis and teamed up with Mindjumpers because I was curious about glocalization on social media. My thesis, with the title ‘Digital Glocalization – Strategic Communication on Social Media’, investigates how global brands communicate locally on social media and which challenges glocalization on social media causes. Which guidelines are relevant and significant for your brand?

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The Ideal Image Sizes for Your Social Media Posts: Guidelines for All 6 Major Social Networks

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest ideal image sizes for the various social media platforms, as of August 2017. You’ve got all the great tools to create engaging images for social media. There’s so much to consider in creating great images for social media —for me, the size and shape tend to get locked in before I even realize what’s happened. Ideal image sizes for social media.

Influencers! Must read > New Facebook guidelines for branded content

Janet Fouts

Facebook Social Media Networks Social Media Tips and Tricks Content Marketing Facebook ads influencer outreachAn influencer must have a verified Facebook page and tag the marketer's page in any post that mentions a third party brand, product, or sponsor.

Did you write any social media policies or guidelines in 2011?

SocialFish

Idealware is working on creating a Social Media Policy Workbook to be released in April at NTEN’s 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference. To support the Workbook content (and to highlight in an upcoming NTEN:Change article) they are hoping to profile a number of different organizations who are dealing with tough social media policy issues. Laid out guidelines for how to clearly separate or inter-mix personal and professional social media presences.

Your Digital Tattoo: Guidelines On What (And What Not) To Tweet

Firebelly

Social media has become a digital tattoo. Here’s the three basic guidelines. Probably better to take the high road and not put it out on social media if you’re unsure on whether you should do it or not. Blog Social Media Twitter

What the heck are social media consultants and what do they do all day?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social media consultants are not masters of the dark arts. Companies often call a consultant in because social media is not working. A social media consultant’s number one job is to set a strategy that aligns with the organizational goals and objectives.

Dark Social – We Only See The Tip of The Social Media Iceberg

Mindjumpers

A recent report from Radium One shed some light on the concept of “Dark Social”. Among other things the research showed that 32 % of people who share content online would only share via Dark Social. It represents up to three times the social sharing activity of Facebook alone.

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How to Write a Social Media Policy

Webbiquity SMM

Why is having a social media policy in place so critical? Because virtually 100% of companies are now involved in social media—whether they acknowledge it or not. Essential Topics for an Organizational Social Media Policy. Social sharing sites (e.g.

Is Today Tonight Breaking Facebook Competition Guidelines?

Laurel Papworth

Facebook Page Competition Guidelines T&Cs. Please note that compliance with these Guidelines does not constitute the lawfulness of a promotion. The rest are on the other guideline pages. Facebook Media social media Competition guidelines t&C Today Tonight

List of Rules to Remember When Engaging in Social Media

Mindjumpers

Tweet Many organizations are starting to get involved in social media. But do your employees know how to act in new media on behalf of your business? Do you have any guidelines to make them acquainted with a social media presence?

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Social Media for Nonprofits: 5 Key Questions

Ignite Social Media

Looking for your nonprofit to get social? Social media is a great way to tell the story of your organization, engage with your audience, and drive the results that you’re looking for. Your nonprofit team has a mission, so your social goals should also be clear.

Dark Social – We only See The Tip of the Social Media Iceberg

Mindjumpers

A recent report from Radium One shed some light on the concept of “Dark Social”. Among other things the research showed that 32 % of people who share content online would only share via Dark Social. It represents up to three times the social sharing activity of Facebook alone.

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Guidelines for your Facebook Page’s Timeline Cover Photo

Freelance Social Media

Guidelines for Timeline Cover Photo. This content from: Freelance Social Media. Guidelines for your Facebook Page’s Timeline Cover Photo. The Timeline design will be coming to Facebook Pages on March 30th.

SEO Guidelines – Four Major SEO Pitfalls to Avoid

Social Media Marketing

Some of the best link building techniques are: Article writing, Blog posting, Forum Posting, Social Networking sites, Social Media sites etc. If you own a website, then definitely you would be using the basic SEO techniques to drive traffic to your site. Sometimes, your SEO techniques may not favor your website and your site may step down from the search engine rankings. This indicates that something is missing on your site.

How to Craft an Authentic Brand Voice & Maintain It Across Social Media Platforms Successfully

agora pulse

Businesses and social media managers alike have all seen social media accounts that are lively, with engaged followers and distinct, well-formed brands. Casper jokes with its followers and engage passionately, and its social team is clearly top-notch.

Social Media Planning Around Popular Events

Ignite Social Media

This saves you time in the long run and allows you to share quality content across your social channels that your audience can engage with. Planning social content in advance ensures you always have quality content to share with your audience on a consistent basis.

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

Convince & Convert

Here are 13 data-backed growth hacks we learned at CoSchedule while building our social media marketing plan. I think you’ll find they’ll work for your social media marketing, too. And now you have tons of headlines you can A/B test using your social networks.

Ad Age Lists 2011?s Biggest Mistakes in Social Media

The Social Media Incubator

From the offensive tweets of a spokesperson impersonating a duck, to the ‘Qwik’ fail of a new name and site for a DVD rental service, 2011 definitely saw its fair share of social media blunders. Oh, what the click of one button can do.

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February 17: This week in social media

Sherrilynne Starkie

February 17: this week in social media. 17 essential social media guidelines to follow. Headline Social Media Facebook LinkedIn Ottawa Social network TwitterView more lists from Sherrilynne Starkie. Related posts: Five Ottawa Facebook pages worth checking out. Ottawa’s Twitter top 20 for 2012. October’s most popular posts. Click here to start to receive my newsletter. PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE. Related articles.

Ultimate Social Media Image Sizing Guide for 2017 + Adobe Photoshop Templates

Pam Moore

Are you tired of your Facebook cover image, Facebook advertising images, Facebook Group image, Twitter cover images, Pinterest board covers and LinkedIn images not looking as beautiful as the cool social media kids (aka visual savvy social marketers)?