Is Social Media Becoming Boring?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > Is Social Media Becoming Boring? Is Social Media Becoming Boring? Social Media is a Trend Wait, what ?

Social Media for Nonprofits: 11 Essential Tips for Success

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Anyone familiar with using social media for nonprofits knows there are both challenges and advantages. Organizations are often run by small teams and volunteers, with resources and budgets stretched thin. Learn how to set your nonprofit social media strategy up for success.

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7 Truths About Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Thanks to books like The New Community Rules , written by yours truly, Engage , Social Media 101 , and others, social media marketing is, for the time being, going to still be on people’s minds as they discover this bright and sunny marketing opportunity.

How to Write a Social Media Policy for Your Company

Hootsuite

A social media policy is a crucial tool for any organization that uses social media. In fact, it’s a crucial tool even if your organization doesn’t use social media. Because your employees almost certainly do: 72% of Americans use at least one social media platform. Yet 63% of Americans say their employer has no social media policy. A social media policy isn’t just a set of rules. What is a social media policy?

Building Trust: A Relationship is Not a Newsletter Opt-In

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In fact, the problem is expanding to all corners of the social media world. Know an “Expert&# from a Con-Man There are a lot of ethical social media enthusiasts in my midst. As Seen In… Social Media Backtype Brightkite Business Exchange DailyBooth del.icio.us

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Interviews , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Websites > What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Top 6 Ideas for Incredible Viral Content for Social Media.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Now I’m going to talk a bit more about six solid foundations upon which you can build viral content and I’ll illustrate how they’re used in today’s social media. Yet again why you are the queen of all bloggy, posty, social media-y things.

Establishing a Vision and Then Getting Your Team to Buy Into It

Social Media Strategery

As I wrap up my first week in Chicago, I've fully realized the advantage of working with the same people for years – they knew exactly how I thought about PR, social media, communications, and branding. Can I get my new team to buy into my approach not because they have to (they don't) or because they'll get fired if they don't (they won't), but because they believe it's the right way? Social isn't the be-all, end-all of communication.

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10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It becomes a collective effort – Crowdsourcing also makes people feel like this is a team effort that not just one person is the most important piece to the puzzle. There have also been doctors that have used social networking tools, like Twitter, during surgery.

Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work Social Media for Non-Profits: How One Small Charity Makes it Work by Tamar Weinberg on August 14, 2009 Share In the spirit of featuring case studies like the ones in Chapter 4 of The New Community Rules , I am going to highlight other companies that have excelled in their social media achievements.

What's Going to be Your Social Media Legacy?

Social Media Strategery

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 Development Social Media What’s Going to be Your Social Media Legacy?

Choice of Form: Two Legal Seminars As Social Media

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Choice of Form: Two Legal Seminars As Social Media Choice of Form: Two Legal Seminars As Social Media by Tamar Weinberg on December 2, 2008 Share This is a guest post by search engine optimization expert Gab Goldenberg , who actually spends a good chunk of his time in a classroom: he’s a law student!

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Top SocialFish posts of 2010

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It’s also no coincidence that many of these top-ranked posts were written by our amazing Team SocialFish guest bloggers – Jamie, Maggie, Leslie and John. The Trainer’s Social Media Tool Box. Need help with Social Media policies? Social Media Does Not.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2008: Social Media, SEO, and More " techipedia | tamar weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There’s no order to the posts; I’ve used my bookmarks and a variety of social sites and peer recommendations to create this list. What is the ROI for Social Media? Jason Falls explores the commonly-discussed (but not easily answered) question about social media.

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How to create a social media style guide: 10 things to include

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Social media is where brands and people alike want to see and be seen. The top brands on social all have something in common: consistency. The foundation for that consistency comes from a strong social media style guide. Photos of your office and team members.

The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” Guide | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

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The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Yet with social media, there’s a perception that it’s easy to score freebies. Social media has introduced incentives to the online space, encouraging others to connect with your business. I’ve spent seventeen years in the social space.

What You Can Learn About Social Media Marketing from TLC

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

TLC made many missteps when it came to their social media marketing efforts. Heck, perhaps TLC will come by and ramp up their social media efforts. Social Media is Social First and foremost, let’s lay down some ground rules.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Quick Jump: Social Media: Getting Started, Implementation, and Execution.

Social Pros 9 – Christopher S. Penn, WhatCounts

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 9 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Chris, and Eric’s Social Media Stat of the Week (this week: social media as a B2B lead generator!). Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. Social Pros Shout Out.

Social Pros 9 – Christopher S. Penn, WhatCounts

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 9 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Chris, and Eric’s Social Media Stat of the Week (this week: social media as a B2B lead generator!). Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. Social Pros Shout Out.

Creating Passionate Customers: Brand Evangelism and What it Means.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

But with social media marketing, it doesn’t have to be. The only investment in the act of marketing on the social web is time and energy. Thankfully, you don’t have to go at social media marketing alone.

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Increasing Brand Reach Through Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

You might think of employee advocacy as a trend but is as old as the concept of social media marketing. Companies have realized that empowering employees to engage on social networking platforms is crucial to their success. Employee advocacy leans towards the aspect of social marketing. Marketers often put faith in their social media marketing strategies because they trust the ideas, recommendations, and thoughts of their followers and peers.

When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Viral Marketing > When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? For me, social media is the loooong haul and not a brief campaign.

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Pubcon 2007 Recap

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

First, some educational takeaways: Social media is the “new&# medium for businesses to communicate with consumers in a way that is interesting to them. Thanks for stopping by our booth and for spending so much time speaking with our team about your passion for search and SEM.

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How a Small New York City Hotel Put Itself on the Map through.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Now known as the “social media hotel&# of NYC, Roger Smith is attracting a really incredible bunch of people who have raved about the ambiance and the company’s approachability online. He explains that “Twitter allowed me to be social without having to be IRL.&#

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Look at Boring Stats — and Make Them Interesting This has a little to do with the Social Media platforms, but mostly with analytics. A Community Manager who does use social platforms needs to be able to track its effectiveness in… um… getting people through the door.

The Blogger and Marketer's Cheat Sheet to Getting High Profile.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If the post does not allow commenting, send a relevant press release to the editorial team showing that you have done your research and understand what the blog is looking for. If you haven’t yet swam in the social media waters, it’s about time that you start.

How You Can Benefit from Real Time Search » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In addition to Twitter, there are a slew of other social networks which enable users to post status updates, links, and information daily. As Seen In… Social Media Backtype Brightkite Business Exchange DailyBooth del.icio.us

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? How Do You Network on Different Social Sites?

2011 Q3 Review: SocialFish Clients and Work

SocialFish

STRATEGY WORK –We have clients who come to us at a stage where they understand the tools, they see the benefits, and they need help defining a social media strategy for their organization. We work through our strategy process, starting with a social media assessment and brainstorming session. National Society of Accountants –We worked with their staff and volunteer leaders to define clear objectives for their social media work.

Communication (and Coordination?) in a Modern, Complex Organization

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Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta. Social Networking & Collaboration. Social Software. social_media. social_responsibility. It takes a village to raise a social network. Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites. Updated: Community and Social network Vendor Blogs. Leveraging Employee Social Networks. Next Document: Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites. Collaborative Thinking.

Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Tweetscript is a “language&# that the Tweet Spinner team is enhancing on a regular basis, but there are already some pretty powerful ways to use it. Reply Jasmine January 4, 2010 at 12:12 pm great post Tamar, I agree that social media like Facebook and Twitter greatly help me.

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

For example, I write a lot about AOL, and after the recent layoffs, I wrote how the entire mobile advertising team took a voluntary buyout and quit the company. He is also the author of Trust Agents and Social Media 101.

Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I consider my current @tamar network, though, either quite knowledgeable or clueless and inactive (as in the case of my family — I still love them but they’re not the target audience for my Twitter account , which is rather social-media focused).

With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal > With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme by Tamar Weinberg on March 31, 2008 Share As I was traveling on my last of three conferences, Chris Kieff tagged me on the 4×4 meme that’s going around. I’m looking forward to meeting you next weekend for the Social.

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Reputation Management with Dissatisfied Customers and Word of.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

That’s why it was told to Consumerist (for some damage control, I suppose) and Sprint’s justification didn’t make national media outlets. Jennifer blogged about her ordeal and it caused a social media outrage.

Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Nearly four months later, the social features appear to be here to stay. As Digg becomes more of a social network and less of a social news network (or a hybrid that incorporates both elements), it has a lot of obstacles it needs to face.

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How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Founded by four ex-Googlers, FriendFeed allows you to subscribe to your friends’ updates across 35 social networks and to stay up to date with the content they’re discovering and sharing across the web. Or you could be busy at work and avoiding social media altogether.

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11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Bloggers like Valeria Maltoni of Conversation Agent , who don’t have a team of bloggers at arm’s length, offer content on a very regular basis (in Valeria’s case, 6 days a week). Social media? It’s why we can find social media blogs in the thousands.

How to Leverage Your Internal Resources in External Marketing Efforts

Convince & Convert

The world’s best marketing teams are enhancing their brand’s presence and promoting greater awareness by externally publishing content they’ve already made for internal purposes. Simply, efficient training materials and practices yield effective teams. Here’s an insider’s view of social media. Use social media to document it.

Kevin Rose is Digg's Biggest Hypocrite » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite by Tamar Weinberg on November 7, 2007 Share You know what I find funny?

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23 Reactions to the New Digg, and It's Not Good » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

By trying to make Digg more social, it really became less social. As Tamar pointed out, it’s a social news site, not a network and I could care less about how often profiles are updated. social networking site. It’s a social site with news secondary.

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