I’m Hootsuite certified!

Sherrilynne Starkie

I’m happy to announce that I’m now a certified social marketer! I have achieved Hootsuite Social Marketing Certification! I’ve headed up marketing communications agencies in Canada, the USA and the UK, and recruitment has always been part of the job.

App Of The Week: HootSuite

The Social Media Incubator

HootSuite allows you to manage all of your social networks in one place. Whether it is your Facebook profile, a Facebook page you manage, a Twitter account, a LinkedIn or any of the many others, HootSuite gives you the chance to manage all of them from one dashboard.

Tip of the Week: Hootsuite

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Tip of the Week: Hootsuite 05/03/2010 tags: Hootsuite , Twitter management , Twitter tools by Gemma Went So my tip of this week is Hootsuite , a fantastic Twitter client that allows you to manage various profiles (including Facebook, Linked In, WordPress and others). Hootsuite makes it easy to do this by providing a handy widget called the Hootlet.

Social Media Automation Showdown: Buffer Versus Hootsuite

Absolute PA

“Which scheduling tool should I use, Buffer or Hootsuite?”. Hootsuite. Hootsuite is the complete package. First off, the Hootsuite dashboard is great. A few more of my favourite things: the Hootsuite mobile app is terrific – love having access on the go!

HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers


HootSuite offers many great features that can aid bloggers in managing their Twitter accounts for blogging uses including promotion, monitoring, keyword tracking, reputation management and more. Inside Kikolani’s Twitter Management for Blogging in HootSuite. Do You Use HootSuite?

Save even MORE time on your social media marketing using Hootsuite’s secret feature

Absolute PA

This week’s tip is about a little known Hootsuite feature – my go-to social media management tool. This feature is one of the things that makes Hootsuite an essential piece of my marketing kit. Don’t know what Hootsuite is?

Hootsuite vs Tweetdeck: I’m Going Owl The Way

Jason Yormark

Constant software hangs, and slow downs just finally got to me and I decided it was time to take another look at Hootsuite. I’m glad I did as I’ve really enjoyed the user experience with Hootsuite. So here is my short list of things so far that have me loving Hootsuite vs Tweetdeck: Tabs – Love the tabs. Related posts: 9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools.

Twitterfeed, HootSuite RSS Feeds, and Blog Posting Schedules


Twitterfeed and HootSuite offer the ability to take a RSS feed from any site and update it to your Twitter account automatically when new feed items are found. Now, let’s take a look at Twitterfeed and HootSuite RSS works. HootSuite RSS Feeds. HootSuite RSS Feed Options.

Five content marketing tricks of a great social media consultant

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s five content marketing tricks to improve content marketing initiatives. As in most professions, an experienced social media consultant knows certain tricks of the trade to content marketing work better, faster, easier. Dark Arts of Content Marketing.

How to Determine and Prioritize Social Media Marketing Goals and Objectives

Pam Moore

It’s interesting because many marketing and social media leaders within brands and organizations of all sizes dream about achieving real ROI using social media and digital marketing, yet very few of them actually bring to fruition much more than a social media dream.

My Best (Free) Tools to Manage Your Day-to-Day Social Media Marketing


Social Media Management Tools Social Media Marketing Tips Facebook Google Alerts Google Analytics Hootsuite Social Media Management Social Media Monitoring SocialMention TweetStats TwentyFeet Twitter WefollowThere are a ton of tools out there – free and paid – to manage your daily social media activity. I have picked out the primary tools that I use on a daily bases, for myself and my clients, that I think will be the most useful to share with you, the SMB owner.

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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. For smaller companies, Meshfire, Sendible, and Hootsuite lead the pack.

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Five Situations Where Marketers Should NOT Use Automation

Webbiquity SMM

The success of any marketing effort hinges on the accuracy and clarity of your buyer personas. It doesn’t matter if your target market is comprised primarily of retirees who’ve just discovered Skype and now use it to call their grandchildren. Guest post by Godwin Adoga.

01/24/2014: Social Media Snapshot

Harp Interactive

Below are highlights of changes on top social media platforms for the week ending January 24, 2014: New on HootSuite HootSuite Beefs Up Analytics with uberVU In an effort to help [.] ( Read more. ).

3 Ways Social Media can Boost Sales Success

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Blogging Business Intelligence Communities Content Marketing Conversational Marketing Enterprise 2.0 Marketing teams provides the platform and resources to sales to be able to do this. There is NO Passive Marketing with Social!

5 Infinitely Handy Content Curation Tools

Harp Interactive

Blog Content Creation Content Marketing Tools and Resources #tagboard alltop content marketing Facebook interest Lists HootSuite scoop.it Social Media Marketing

47 Superb Social Media Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity SMM

Most businesses now use social media for marketing and those efforts are expected to continue to increase, yet many marketers and top executives alike find the business value difficult to quantify. Top executives: social media marketing is for thee, but not for me.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. Despite the widespread use of the phrase “social media marketing,&# marketing is not the only business use of social media, as John Jantsch reminds us. 10 Essential Social Media Tips for B2B Marketers by Mashable.

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10 Tools for More Productive Online Marketing


Online marketing is a many headed monster. The average marketer has to balance social, content, email, and other inbound marketing tactics. GetResponse started out as an email marketing platform, but it has become much more.

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Social media marketing has gone well beyond the hype stage and is now mainstream business practice. Social media adoption on both the buyer and vendor side is happening with incredible speed; the tools that we’ve developed to track other web marketing activities haven’t kept pace.

37 of the Best Facebook Page Apps for Brand Marketing


One of the easiest ways to use your Facebook page to its fullest potential for social media marketing is to employ third-party Facebook applications. . HootSuite. HootSuite simplifies posting and scheduling Facebook updates, adding images, monitoring feeds, and more.

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02/28/2014: Social Media Snapshot | Extend Facebook Reach, Twitter Promoted Accounts, LinkedIn’s Makeover & More

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Facebook , Google , HootSuite , LinkedIn , Monitoring , Social Media Marketing , Twitter Tags: Facebook , Facebook Messenger , Firefox , Google , linkedin , Promoted Accounts , socia media , Twitter , Who''s Viewed Your Profile Facebook Tags, Twitter Promoted Accounts, Google Helps Local Media, and more!

How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

Of the top dozen sources of traffic, four were social networking or related sites: Twitter , LinkedIn , Facebook and HootSuite. Three of the top 12 traffic sources for this blog were syndication or content aggregation sites: B2B Marketing Zone , Social Media Informer and Social Media Today.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009.

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5 Tools for Successful Digital Marketing Campaigns


If you are looking to target new customers, you should be focusing your efforts on digital marketing. There are a lot of aspects involved in digital marketing, SEO, link building , social media management, content management and analytics, just to name a few. Hootsuite.

10 Social Media Marketing Mistakes Businesses Must Avoid

Webbiquity SMM

Social media is an integral component of any successful digital marketing strategy. Here is a list of social media marketing mistakes to avoid, and ways to ensure your campaign’s success. Isolating social media marketing from other activities. Guest post by Gary Dek.

Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

As adoption skyrockets, marketers are striving to optimize their use of the world’s most popular microblogging platform. 4 Rules for Marketing on Twitter by Practical eCommerce. Young Yang reviews free tools for scheduling tweets, like FutureTweets , HootSuite and SocialOomph.

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The New Marketing Landscape | pamorama


In an effort to get a better picture of how marketers use these various mediums to communicate their messages, eROI conducted a study in April, 2010. As expected, social media marketing is the most sought-after strategy.

Eloqua, TopRank, Demandbase and More – OMS Minneapolis Wrapup

Webbiquity SMM

Steve is one of the most brilliant marketing strategists I know, and co-author of a new book, Revenue Engine. QR codes marry social media with traditional direct marketing. With marketing moving online, everything is measurable now. Lee Odden , TopRank Online Marketing.

48 Ways to Measure Social Media Success

Webbiquity SMM

Ultimately, as Olivier Blanchard has pointed out repeatedly , social media marketing has to demonstrate an ROI (though he acknowledges the questions have to be made more specific). Similarly, in social media marketing, there are numerous intermediate “process” measures that don’t fit into an ROI equation, but which are vital in optimizing social media efforts in order to minimize “I” and maximize “R.” from HootSuite or other social media monitoring tool).

It’s a new year, time to audit your online marketing

Freelance Social Media

While things start to pick back up after the holidays, it is a good idea to take inventory on your online marketing and social media presence. Look into more efficient ways of using them by utilizing tools such as Hootsuite or Sprout Social. Are you using the right social media tools? And, are you effectively using them? Create a list of your social media profiles and how often you utilize them.

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

HootSuite. My major public Twitter and Facebook online activity is handled through no other application but HootSuite (aff). Get my Internet Marketing newsletter , buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed.

102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)

Webbiquity SMM

With 92% of companies now incorporating social media into their marketing efforts, it’s no longer sufficient to just “be there” on social networks. The first step to improving digital marketing results is to understand the emerging trends and best practices.

Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

by MediaPost Marketing Daily Commentary. Writing that “The most productive PR path…is a blended approach to social and traditional media,&# Len Stein offers a quick but valuable process for obtaining and promoting old and new media coverage using multiple tools like social bookmarking sites, internal company distribution, your own website, marketing emails and more. Pros & Cons of Applying Social Media to Traditional PR Campaigns by Howell Marketing Strategies.

Marketing Thought Leader: Maddy Osman – SEO Content Specialist @ The Blogsmith

Cody Ward

Maddy Osman creates engaging content with SEO best practices for marketing thought leaders and other brands that have their hands full with clients and projects. What brought you into the field of marketing (tell your story) and what makes you feel so passionately about it?:

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10 best content marketing tools


C ontent marketers have access to hundreds of tools that can make their jobs more effective. We’ll list 10 awesome content marketing tools that will definitely improve the way you work. Hootsuite: Your social media dashboard. Social media marketing

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Why Customer Service is the Future of Social Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With the rise of Facebook’s popularity, the launch of Twitter, and the surge of influence from social news sites like Digg, social media looked to be a great breeding ground for marketers to make their mark. Marketers and legitimate top users got banned.

The 6 Things Marketers Expect from Social Media Management Tools (but don’t have yet)

agora pulse

As with every crowded market, the early players who raised massive VC money dominate the awareness game. Tools like Hootsuite and TweetDeck have set a trend in the social media management tools industry: feeds.

How Participation Marketing Elevates Your Social Media Strategy

Convince & Convert

” I call it participation marketing, and the reason is clear. Altimeter’s 2015 State of Social Business Report revealed that “building employee advocacy” programs are becoming a high priority and strategic initiative for marketers, jumping from 13 percent to 45 percent in 2015.

Buffer Review – My Favorite Time Saving Twitter Tool


Now as many of you might know, I’m a huge fan of HootSuite for my Twitter management needs. For the longest time, I have heard people raving about Buffer, but I figured I didn’t need another app to schedule tweets since I could already schedule tweets in HootSuite.