Trending Hashtags: How to Reverse Negative Sentiment for Your Brand or Influencer

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Using Hashtags as Strategic Objects

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Hashtags Twitter. Hashtags have been around for a while. At first it was just a neat way to call out a particular sentiment or be associated with a trending story on Twitter; they’ve now made it into our vernacular and expanded to other platforms including Instagram and Google+. With this evolution, brands are now leveraging the once lowly hashtag as a strategic tool to unify campaigns and connect with customers.

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3 Hashtag Search Tools That Are Crazy Easy to Use

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If you are looking to incorporate social media into your event , you’ll need to consider including a branded hashtag in your event strategy. I’ve been involved in digital conferences like SEJ Summit and Social Tools Summit — and monitoring hashtag activity during and after the events was crucial. Here are three hashtag search tools that are crazy easy to use! Hashtracking is another great hashtag-tracking option for Twitter and Instagram.

How to Track Hashtag Campaigns with Social Media Analytics

Convince & Convert

Hashtags are a great tool to track conversations about brands, companies, or events. A good hashtag can help spread the message about your brand, company, or event far beyond your regular audience. Using social media analytics like Talkwalker’s Hashtag Campaign IQ App , instant and in-depth hashtag tracking is now possible. A current example of a widespread event-related hashtag is #FIFAWWC, the official hashtag of the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada.

How to Know If Your Brand Should Hop on a New Social Media Trend

Ignite Social Media

What is the sentiment behind the trend? Some hashtags, trends and memes, while popular, have the potential to be lost on – or offend – your brand’s audience. Some trends and hashtags, while appearing innocent, may have a more complicated background. In September 2014, the hashtag #WhyIStayed trended on Twitter to highlight why men and women had chosen to stay with an abusive partner.

6 Ways to Optimize Your Hashtags on Instagram

Later

Hashtags on Instagram really can be an effective way to grow your following and engagement, but the best practices are constantly changing. A great Instagram hashtag strategy doesn’t just reach more people — it reaches the right people for your business. Learn how you can optimize hashtags on Instagram to reach your target market and grow engagement: Tip #1: Optimize Hashtags on Instagram by Staying Relevant . And finally, don’t forget location hashtags.

16 Tips for Using #hashtags HINT: You’re doing it wrong :P #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth

If you create content and don’t use a hashtag you are passing it through OWNED media (your subscribers) but it rarely escapes into EARNED media (other people who would be interested. Try adding a hashtag or two that you know people use and monitor and see how it resonates. Without the hashtags, status updates, tweets, social objects sit there waiting for the subscribers to see it. WITH hashtags, outbound connection of content to channels occurs.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Several also provide features like competitive benchmarking, follower demographics, key influencer identification, sentiment analysis, campaign impact, and reporting. Tagboard uses hashtags to search for and collect public social media within seconds of being posted to networks like Twitter and Facebook. Simply enter a hashtag and tagboard will pull in great content from across the web. Get alerts, find influencers, gauge sentiment, and filter out irrelevant sources.

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Expert Tips to Measure the ROI of Your Influencer Marketing

Talkwalker SM

Tip #1: Tie Your Hashtag Campaigns to Revenues. Creating hashtag campaigns for new products and collections is quickly becoming an integral part of marketing strategies in every sector, including luxury. Using social media analytics brands can track the virality and use of these hashtags , and compare the evolution of these numbers with the sales of the product promoted in the influencer marketing campaign.

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Genuine Social Media Activism: A Guide for Going Beyond the Hashtag

Hootsuite

Social media and activism have been inseparable since the 2010 Arab Spring demonstrations and since 2013, when the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag was used for the first time. In both events, social media and hashtags played an instrumental role in mobilizing the human rights movement offline.

Facebook for Marketing Research: Political Polls #auspol

Laurel Papworth

I read an article on Wendy Harmer’s Hoopla Polls Fake Story by @gabriellechan that got me thinking about Nielsen polls, sentiment analysis and focus groups. Does Facebook do Sentiment Analysis? We already know that Facebook does sentiment analysis of billions of status updates around particular subjects such as “Thanksgiving” This article of mine from 4 years ago is about Facebook analysing sentiment to asses Gross National Happiness.

MoMA Creates @Art140 To Stir Up Conversation

The Realtime Report

” Conversations will be grouped by hashtags that appear underneath each piece of art; the first round includes #Art140 with #Popova, #VanGogh, #Boccioni, #Klimt, #Gauguin and #Rousseau. ” In a few months, Possible will use data from these Twitter conversations to create a report for MoMA, looking at people’s sentiments about art with additional filters of gender, geography and more.

This weeks #Social Media Topic: Managing the Effectiveness of Your Social Programs #SM55

Direct Marketing Observations

Advanced Sentiment Analysis – not just positive and negative either. Tags: hashtagsocialmedia social media marc meyer jason breed hashtag social media tac anderson Effective social media programs? Yeah right, how would you ever prove it?

How to Search Twitter Like James Bond

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You might have used the Twitter search box before to find someone or tweets using a specific hashtag, but Twitter’s search function has power to go beyond basic word searches. Type your word, phrase, or hashtag into the search box and press return. Creative ways to use this feature include searching for a hashtag, then filtering by Accounts to see all people who use that hashtag in their bio. use specific hashtags. have positive or negative sentiment.

The 6 Best Instagram Analytics Tools (And Metrics You Need to Track)

Hootsuite

Keyhole positions itself as a “conversation tracker,” meaning that this tool specializes in tracking hashtags and keywords. It’s useful for tracking promotions, branded hashtags , and Instagram contests in real-time. Though it doesn’t, alas, break the data down by individual hashtag.).

4 Twitter Analytics Tools You Can’t Ignore

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Once purely a hashtag analytics tool, Keyhole is now a multi-feature platform allowing you to analyze your Twitter account, monitor your brand and your competitors on Twitter, and even identify influencers. Keyhole’s real-time hashtag monitoring dashboard shows how many people posted with your hashtag along with engagements and sentiment: Another awesome component of Keyhole is its ability to track the most influential people engaging with your keywords.

50+ ways to search Twitter

Josh S Peters

Hashtags, people, conversations, topics, etc.

The Value of Social Listening in B2B Digital Marketing

Oktopost

It’s not only about knowing what needs and sentiments your prospects are expressing online, either. Granular sentiment analysis. Employee satisfaction and sentiment tracking. Somewhere on social media, somebody is talking about a feature they wish your product offered.

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How Do You Measure Brand Awareness on Social Media?

Keyhole.co

Audience Sentiment. Related Articles: Social Listening: Best Practices For Growing Businesses Hashtag Analytics: 27 Actionable Strategies To Grow Your Business.

15 of the Best Social Media Monitoring Tools to Save You Time

Hootsuite

Social media monitoring tools let you keep track of every conversation, account, keyword, and hashtag that’s relevant to your business. Relevant hashtags. You could do basic social monitoring manually—checking each social network individually for mentions, keywords, hashtags, and so on. You can monitor what people are saying based on keywords, hashtags, locations, and even specific users. You can easily analyze engagement, reach, comments, and brand sentiment.

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6 Twitter Search Features You Should Already Be Using

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This can be especially true for your brand’s specific or marketing campaign’s dedicated hashtag. While this search may seem unnecessary, it’s worth having your community manager take a look at if you’re using a hashtag for contest entries and user generated content (UGC) or finding overlooked customer service opportunities to respond to. Search Sentiment. Are you looking to get more out of Twitter’s native search function?

7 of the Best Social Media Campaigns (And What You Can Learn From Them)

Hootsuite

For a limited period of time, Coors Light promised a six-pack to anyone who tweeted at them using the campaign hashtag. Why it worked: Running a giveaway is a great way to boost brand awareness and stoke positive sentiments for one simple reason: everyone loves free stuff.

Instagram Engagement Rates: What?s Good (or Not) and Why They Matter

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Monitoring your engagement rate over time can help your brand stay relevant , even as audiences grow and sentiments change. Use the right hashtags. Whether you love or hate hashtags, they can provide real value to your brand. When you add the right hashtags to your posts , you can reach a much larger audience and connect with new fans. In regards to hashtags, be sure to follow Instagram best practices. Plan to use at least 15 and up to 30 hashtags per post.

Think Globally, Act Locally: Introducing Advanced Geolocation

Talkwalker SM

Hashtag clouds for Abercrombie & Fitch for mentions from New York (left) and California (right). Comparing the hashtag clouds for Abercrombie & Fitch from New York and California shows different themes for each. For example, the above map shows sentiment towards the recent launch of Apple Pay in the UK by region. Online reputation management is a must for brands and businesses and doing a sentiment analysis is a good first step.

Why Investors Need to Use Social Media

Convince & Convert

As well as using Twitter to react immediately to fresh news stories, investors can also use the platform to predict future market movements based on growing interest or sentiment in a particular area. For example, before the first Hunger Games film was released, a number of investors picked up on the fact that related hashtags were trending due a growing interest in the books. Using Facebook to Gauge Public Sentiment.

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Here are nearly three dozen tools that can help grow your following, increase engagement, monitor brand and keyword mentions, benchmark competitors, research accounts, analyze sentiment, schedule tweets, and more. A powerful multi-purpose Twitter tool that enables you to monitor your personal/brand mentions, retweets, relevant keywords, and hashtags; track competitor mentions and compare performance; switch between multiple Twitter accounts; and report on results.

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How to Manage Social Media for Business in Only 18 Minutes a Day

Hootsuite

That includes keywords, hashtags, mentions, and messages for your brand and competitors. Specific hashtags and/or keywords. Here are some of the aspects you should keep in mind: Sentiment. Sentiment is a good place to start.

How Do you Measure Brand Awareness on Social Media?

Keyhole.co

Audience Sentiment – The emotional tone of posts about your brand. Related Articles: Social Listening: Best Practices For Growing Businesses Hashtag Analytics: 27 Actionable Strategies To Grow Your Business. Many brands chase the pot of gold known as “growing brand awareness,” but few companies ever set measurements for how much brand awareness they really have. Luckily, social media offers several metrics for tracking brand awareness.

How Networks Leverage Social Media to Attract New TV Show Viewers

Socialmedia.biz

Henson with the hashtag #FOXWednesdays alongside a cookie emoji in return for a video response from the actress as well as the chance to win a prize. Lifting the hood of the social media engine allows networks to see sentiment and engagement behind their most recent posts.

Navigating call-out culture: What to do when your brand is in the hot seat

Sprout Social

Honestly, it’s hard to think the last time there wasn’t a trending hashtag to boycott a brand or public figure. Even a single, seemingly small or isolated issue can turn into a flurry of memes, Retweets, comments or a trending hashtag, so it’s important to move quickly and respond ASAP.

Start Growing Your Twitter Profile With These Tips and Tricks

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First, tweets with hashtags get 100% more engagement, so don’t forget to use them in your posts. positive sentiment around the conversation. Create your own branded hashtag to make your tweets easier to find. Identify the hashtags most associated with your industry.

How to own the social media game in 4 simple steps!

Postcron

Asking questions, using hashtags and posting user-generated-content it’s a great way to make your followers feel interested in participating in your campaign. . It is searching for hashtags, keywords and mentions that might be relevant to your business. It can be anything from a single hashtag on Twitter, from a discussion about your product on a random online forum. Here it’s important to notice if what you found carries sentiment or feedback about your product.

How to Build a Social Media Marketing Strategy in 5 Easy Steps

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Number (and sentiment) of your customer support emails. Your weekly social media contribution routine may look something like that: [All channels] Monday : Create a visual quote/ graphic update with something inspirational (include #MondayMotivation hashtag).

Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Some of these tools also provide sentiment analysis plus the ability to respond to posts or schedule updates right from within the application. for finding the best hashtags to use, Sentiment140 for tweet sentiment analysis, MentionMapp for finding connections between users, and Packtati.us

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The Free Social Media Reporting Template for Marketers

Keyhole.co

Here you can summarize: Hashtag analytics : posts, users, engagement, reach, and impressions Brand mentions : Notable mentions, number of mentions, % of mentions responded to Sentiment analysis: positive vs. negative mentions.

6 Foolproof Strategies to Increase Your Facebook Event Attendance

agora pulse

Use Event Hashtags on Instagram & Twitter. And when it comes to Twitter and Instagram, hashtags are key. A lot of people underestimate how effective hashtags can be when you want to increase attendance, especially for local events. Every time one of my local clients has a grand opening, I make sure to use a combination of #grandopening #localevent and a location-specific hashtag (like #Dallas or #iloveAtlanta).

Strengthen your competitive analysis strategy with social listening

Sprout Social

This update provides a comparative insights view that makes it much easier to compare and contrast your social performance with competitors across key metrics, including SOV, engagement and sentiment. You can also analyze sentiment scores and trends to see how your audience feels about your competitors (and relevant topics) compared to your own brand. There is a universal (and obvious) truth in business: in order to win, you need to beat the competition.

The complete guide to Instagram listening

Sprout Social

Instagram listening is the process of following conversations regarding topics, keywords, brands and hashtags related to your industry and using those insights from those conversations to inform your social media strategy. Determine your overall brand health and sentiment. Not only do you have traditional customer service concerns to respond to, but also user-generated content and industry hashtags to keep an eye on. Monitor your customer sentiment.

Brand Monitoring 101: Tips and Tools for Tracking What People Think of You

Hootsuite

That could include monitoring for brand or product mentions (tagged or not), related hashtags and keywords, or industry trends. Analyze customer sentiment. Brand monitoring allows you to take the pulse to see how customers are feeling and assess the social sentiment. PS: Watch for sudden dives or peaks in sentiment, and make sure you figure out the source of them. Hashtags or marketing slogans can be on this search list, too.

Best and Worst Mother’s Day Branded Social Content

Ignite Social Media

Typically, Mother’s Day is all about flowers, sentimental messages and breakfast in bed, but Carhartt’s first national Mother’s Day ad, it goes against all those stereotypes. With the unique hashtag #AllHailMom to elevate this campaign, it was a major success! If you’ve been on any social media platform within the last week, you’ve probably seen many posts surrounding Mother’s Day.

Social Media Helping People Understand Climate Change Globally

Socialmedia.biz

Sentiment Analysis. With appropriate sentimental analysis of social media posts talking about climate change, researchers are able to gauge public consensus, develop counter-response strategies, and optimize their awareness plans. For example, Twitter streams about important climate change events, like the 2009 Fifteenth Session of the Conference of the Parties, were easily identifiable through hashtags and became “long-running epistemic communities” around climate change.

Top 10 Social Listening Tools

Oktopost

Social listening also helps you keep tabs on the social media sentiment toward your company and products. 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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5 non-negotiable dashboards to track your social media success

Socialmedia.biz

It allows you to connect up to 35 social media accounts and monitor all the social conversations — by keywords, hashtags, profiles, and mentions — from a single dashboard. It does this by integrating with all the major social networks and aggregate relevant content and users through the use of hashtag. You can then organize your campaigns based on the different hashtags and view the stream on a single dashboard. Simply put, Postano helps you leverage the power of the hashtag.