Free webinar on Twitter for Australian Teachers – PIL Microsoft Teachers

Laurel Papworth

I’m teaching a free webinar on Twitter for Australian Teachers – it’s on the PIL network for teachers and sponsored by Microsoft. **. So tell your colleagues, tell your friends and become part of our online social revolution, who knows, you might even get your own #Hashtag.

Pinterest Sweepstakes Microsoft Mouse Design: Case Study With BJ O'Hare

Diva Marketing Blog

BJ O'Hare , social media lead for Microsoft Hardware Team, graciously agreed to tell us the back-story in a Diva Marketing Mini Case Interview. About BJ O'Hare - BJ O’Hare is the Social Media Lead for the Microsoft Hardware Team. Microsoft Hardware Blog.

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[Interview] How Hashtags Increased Peru’s Blood Donor List By 1840%


Utilising one of the most prominent vehicles of social media data , hashtags, they assisted the Peruvian Red Cross in getting thousands of people to become volunteer blood donors. However Twitter still provided 40% of the hashtags, and gave us the best organic results.

How To Post From Desktop To Instagram and Stay Out of Hot Water

Socially Sorted

1 Use a Microsoft Surface Device to Post from Desktop to Instagram. On a Surface Pro 4 or Surface Book (or even, I believe, the Surface Studio Desktop) you can post natively to Instagram using the Microsoft Instagram App. Instagram Social Media Strategy Tools Microsoft Surface

Top B2B Instagram Feeds You Should Follow Today

Visually SM

A photo posted by Microsoft (@microsoft) on Dec 22, 2014 at 11:34am PST. Microsoft. How they use Instagram: Microsoft is a relative newcomer to the Instagram scene, having recently launched their account in November, 2014 to “reinvent productivity.”

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33 Instagram Hacks You Wish You Knew Sooner


From knowing how to add line breaks to your Instagram captions, hiding hashtags in your Instagram Stories, or how to respond to Instagram DMs in just two taps — we’ve got tons of great Instagram hacks to help you work faster and smarter! . Posts with hashtags get 12.6%

Top 10 Social Listening Tools


As the top hashtag tracking and hashtag analytics platform in the world, Keyhole is a great resource for determining the effectiveness and value of your online marketing campaigns.

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How Live-Tweeting is Carrying the NBA Playoff Conversation

Convince & Convert

Automaker Kia is a proud sponsor of NBA basketball, and their #KiaMVP hashtag was used the most during this week. Microsoft Retires Email. By the end of June, Microsoft plans to have upgraded email services which will retire Windows Live Mail. Steph Wins MVP (again!).

[SOLVED] How Do I Share A Tweet To Instagram?

SocMed Sean

The growing #FuckFuckJerry hashtag movement is raising awareness about the fact that they are essentially “pirating” content from sources with attributing them or seeking their permission and sometimes using them in promoted content (aka ads) to sell their card game or their tequila.

E3 2017 on Social Media – How Did Brands Interact with Gamers?

Ignite Social Media

This huge convention runs for several days during the summer and allows game developers, publishers, and big companies (like Microsoft and Sony) to show off what they have in store for the gaming industry in the upcoming year.

6 Speakers You Shouldn’t Miss at Pubcon Austin 2014

Bill Hartzer

If you’re not attending the Austin conference, then you should follow the #pubcon hashtag on Twitter so you can see all the latest tweets, that I’m sure will include some great tips from speakers. Usually you can find those posts through the #pubcon Twitter hashtag, as well.

Social Media New Year’s Resolutions That You’ll Have Fun Achieving

agora pulse

However, it would be a mistake to dismiss a generation that gave us Bill Gates (born in 1955), Paul Allen (1953) who co-founded Microsoft MSFT, and Steve Jobs (1955) who co-founded Apple. Are there relevant days or hashtags to incorporate?

E3 2017 on Social Media – How Did Brands Interact with Gamers?

Ignite Social Media

This huge convention runs for several days during the summer and allows game developers, publishers, and big companies (like Microsoft and Sony) to show off what they have in store for the gaming industry in the upcoming year.

Social Media is the Back Channel for Teen Angst

Direct Marketing Observations

First I want to quote a paragraph from the abstract of a 2011 paper by danah boyd , a renowned expert on teen culture and social media at Microsoft Research.

5 Innovative Social Media Campaigns of 2016

Ignite Social Media

The campaign encouraged Disney’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram fans to share pictures of themselves wearing Mickey Mouse Ears on the various social platforms with the hashtag #ShareYourEars. Similar to Microsoft’s How old do I look?

Getting Started with Instagram for Your Business: 8 Simple Steps

Buffer Social

If you have not downloaded the Instagram app, you can grab it from the App Store , Google Play Store , or Microsoft Store. username) and add hashtags (i.e. hashtags) here. Check out the suggested Instagram profiles or hashtags.

How to Use Pinterest for Business: 8 Strategies You Need to Know


The save button is a Pinterest browser plugin for Chrome, Firefox, or Microsoft Edge. Be sure to include keywords and related hashtags. Hashtags are also useful, especially since Pinners can follow the ones they’re interested in. Are you currently using Pinterest for business?

The Problem with the Social Web

Direct Marketing Observations

We patterned the chat around the rise of tweetchats that had distinct hashtags associated with them-our model came from Sarah Evans and her #journchat , which at the time was virtually the only tweetchat out there. Competition is a good thing. Burger King is across the street from McDonalds.

Get The Perfect Tan With KFC And Celebrate Bank Holiday With #TryMeFree from Coca Cola


With the hashtag #Claimthe8th, the campaign is calling on viewers to “Tweet post and share all the reasons Niagara, Canada deserves to the the one and only eight wonder of the world” and to vote for it on their website. — Microsoft UK (@MicrosoftUK) August 16, 2016.

How To: Enjoy SXSW (Without Being at SXSW)

Almost Savvy

If you happen to be at the Microsoft BizSpark Accelerator event on Monday, be sure to stop by and say hello.

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The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza!

Jason Yormark

The group is very unique in that it’s a Mac product within the halls of Microsoft. You can earn a second entry by tweeting anything (preferably something clever of course) using the #officeformac hashtag. Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Apple , Social Media / The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza! Subcribe via RSS The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza!

4 Fresh Ways to Think About Targeting on Social

Sprout Social

Erica Laxson , Social Media Manager at Microsoft Research, uses social to promote all innovative products coming out of Microsoft, from artificial intelligence to gaming platforms to virtual reality, as well as for recruitment and educational purposes. Erica chimed in here to explain how Microsoft Research uses current employee data to create lookalikes: We look at what schools they went to, what degrees they have, what interests they have.

How to Create a Social Media Content Calendar: Tips and Templates


Do you have an unrepentant hashtag abuser on your team? Microsoft Outlook? A social media content calendar is like the Marie Kondo of your entire social media strategy. It sounds like a big commitment at first, but you can rest assured it’ll pay that time back in the future.

Google+ for Apps - the Perfect Competition for Yammer and SalesForce Chatter

Stay N' Alive

Even Microsoft and Sharepoint are beginning to enter this space. Yammer sort of allows this by allowing posts you push to Twitter to also appear on your internal network (you do this by appending the hashtag, #yam, to your Tweet and it gest read by Yammer). Microsoft Exchange Competition. The great thing about Google Apps is it gives an alternative to Microsoft's email, documentation, calendaring, and contact management software, Exchange. Microsoft Exchang

13 of the Best Social Media Management Tools


You can filter by keyword, hashtag, and location, so your streams are laser-targeted to your needs. For example, Microsoft OneDrive , Dropbox , and Google Drive.) If you use social media, social media management tools can make your life easier. What is social media management?

11 Winning Twitter Contest Ideas and Examples


You can be specific, and ask followers to reply with a specific emoji, hashtag, or phrase. — Microsoft Store (@MicrosoftStore) August 12, 2019. Or maybe you’ve teamed up for a product launch and want to promote a hashtag campaign. Use a hashtag to enter. If you’re running a Twitter hashtag campaign (or a cross-platform one), what better way to encourage followers to use it than with a Twitter contest? So make sure your hashtag can stand on its own.

Where Social Media Is Headed in 2017: The Biggest Trends to Watch For

Buffer Social

On the product side, Twitter has enhanced its mute functionality by allowing users to filter specific phrases, keywords, and hashtags. Microsoft acquires LinkedIn. LinkedIn was acquired by Microsoft for $26.2 What does the future look like for social media?

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The Silent Rise of LinkedIn to 500M Members: What Marketers Need to Know for 2018 [SSM069]

Buffer Social

Microsoft must have seen something in the rising star as well – officially acquiring LinkedIn for $26.2 2016 (400M members): Microsoft acquires LinkedIn for $26.2B. Microsoft officially closes its $26.2B

5 Reasons to Use Social Media Even If It’s Not Driving (Free) Traffic

Convince & Convert

It allows you to quickly track the trending hashtags and eavesdrop on existing public conversations for new topics and ideas. According to a recent study by Ipsos and Microsoft, 46% of people agreed that using social media enhanced their productivity. Image via

Discover the Words You Use to Describe Me

Ari Herzog

You can use Microsoft Office or, in my case, Open Office. Delete people’s names, delete numbers, delete hashtags, etc. This is a screenshot of words you use to describe me on Twitter lists.

Lenovo ThinkCentre M90z Review & Chance to Win


Microsoft Office 2010 Home Edition – Love the “Save as PDF&# feature in Word. 1 Click to tweet this post with the hashtag #kikolaniM90z. #2

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10 Instagram Predictions to Fire-up Your Strategy for 2020


Artifacts Uprising created the hashtag #TellOn to be a space where our community could share their stories and connect with other storytellers,” Hayley says. . Are hashtags still relevant, and do they really increase reach??? ?

This Week in Social Media – 5/22/2013

Social Media Marketing

Industry News Google is demanding that Microsoft remove the YouTube app from Windows phones , as it allows users to view the videos without ads and to download videos directly, both violations of the terms of service. A roundup of relevant links affecting our industry.

Grow Your Wiki

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Microsoft. Here’s another summary of all the tweets referencing my talk, created using Summize , a great tool that lets you search for twitter posts by topic, person, hashtag , etc. About. Services. Contact. Archives. 21 days of wiki adoption. 9rules. adsense. advertising.

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How to Write a Blog Post Your Audience Can’t Resist Sharing

Sprout Social

If you don’t, you can use tools like Grammarly to get the spelling and grammatical errors that Microsoft Word, Google Docs and other word processing tools miss. Looking to grow your Instagram audience with hashtags? Content is the lifeblood of social media marketing.

Get over the Google+ breakup – it is logical and good

Jeff Esposito

Knowing hashtags and allowing for some manipulation in the proper way, you can get found. Hangouts has the potential to be disruptive if used at an enterprise level and take shots at video conferencing software companies or freeware offerings like Skype (owned by Microsoft).

Get over the Google+ breakup – it is logical and good

Jeff Esposito

Knowing hashtags and allowing for some manipulation in the proper way, you can get found. Hangouts has the potential to be disruptive if used at an enterprise level and take shots at video conferencing software companies or freeware offerings like Skype (owned by Microsoft).

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers


Her latest posts include Official Google Voice iPhone App Review , Facebook Messages: Moving Closer to Human Contact , and The Future Price of a Hashtag. Mary is the go to resource for pay per click advertising with Google Adwords, Yahoo, and Microsoft AdCenter.

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

Convince & Convert

Assuming you want to dive into the pool of custom graph creation and data manipulation, you’ll probably do so in Microsoft Excel. To date, customers of RowFeeder have either been interested in monitoring social media campaigns (tracking hashtags, Twitter replies, etc.);

The Ultimate Guide to Infographic Marketing

Convince & Convert

So long as they fit the style of the infographic (and don’t look like they were plucked straight from Microsoft Excel), pie charts and bar graphs are acceptable choices for conveying data in an infographic. Always use relevant hashtags when posting on Twitter to improve engagement.