For Social Business, Remember the 90-9-1 Rule

Webbiquity SMM

In their new book Social Business By Design: Transformative Social Media Strategies for the Connected Company , authors Peter Kim and Dion Hinchcliffe examine real-world success stories of social networking use across organizations, from internal collaboration using tools like Jive or Yammer to HR recruitment to investor relations to customer-facing applications in product design, customer service, marketing, sales and PR.

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4 Reasons to Use Social Enterprise Networks for Business

Mindjumpers

Such platforms as Yammer, Chatter and Jive certainly look and feel similar to Facebook – with a news feed, groups, friends and status updates. Community Management Guest Post HR Social Media Social Network Chatter Crowdsourcing group discussions guest blog post Jive Social Enterprise Social Enterprise Networks YammerTweet Guest post written by Ashley Furness, who has spent the last six years reporting and writing business news and strategy features.

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9 Criteria for Selecting a Social Media Monitoring Tool

Webbiquity SMM

Social Media Marketing Alterian SM2 analytics Beevolve BP social media failure Buzzlogic Cision Converseon free social media monitoring tools HubSpot Jive Klout Lithium OneRiot Radian6 realtime alerts Salesforce.com Scout Labs social media monitoring tools social monitoring tools Socialmention SproutSocial Sysomos Topsy Trackur UberVU Vosuc workflow

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Make Your CFO a Social Media Fan

Buzz Marketing for Technology

When you do that the results reported in a recent Jive report of over 2000 customers are outstanding. Blogging Buzz Marketing Content Marketing Conversational Marketing Facebook Marketing Social Media Social Networking Strategy CEO CFO Customer Support Jive LinkedIn Groups TwitterSocial media definitely pays off, but you’ve got to focus on the approach not the tools.

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On Influence and Bad Blog Posts

Direct Marketing Observations

That’s kind of jive isn’t it? I like differing opinions, thoughts and comments. I think it’s good to have a variety of thought. No one likes a yes man right? Except maybe in the social media world. Then sometimes it resembles a quid pro quo type of environment.

Why 2,000 Facebook Likes Won’t Save Your Job!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In my session I will elaborate on over a dozen proven social media strategies from brands like Dell, Jive, Avaya, SAP and the NCAA to establish targeted social media programs that delivered real results. “I wish we didn’t have to spend 10 hours creating a report every month to show [advertisers] that what we’re doing is worthwhile.” Victoria Harres, PR Newswire. Does that sound like your job? I know it sounded like plenty of roles I had within major companies!

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The Music Of Communications

Waxing UnLyrical

A brand that has a sense of humor, runs, jumps & jives. Guest post by Narciso Tovar. Music, beautiful music. Whenever I think of chamber music, I think of Haydn, Beethoven or Mozart – beautiful stuff, but something I *really* have to be in the mood for.

Community management and content creation

Janet Fouts

Yes, community moderation is a skill set that may not jive with writing white papers, e-books and deep thoughtful content but it doesn’t mean community managers aren’t capable of it. I was part of a discussion on Twitter this morning around this post of George Snell’s.” ” Community Management Isn’t Content Creation. (go go read it now and come back). Now, I don’t 100% disagree with him that not all community managers are suited to create content.

Clearstep Business Community : Clearspace: Clearstep

Buzz Marketing for Technology

As Solutions Consulting Manager at Jive Software, Barry has worked with Fortune 500 corporations to establish and execute strategies to develop and grow corporate internal and external communities, including Bank of America, Intel, Cognos, Apple, GE Healthcare, NetApp and more. Gia holds a degree in Organizational Communication and has over 10 years experience in developing, educating, consulting and selling social and collaborative solutions with IBM, and now with Jive Software.

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Mark Your Calendars – YAP at #ASAE11

SocialFish

This guaranteed good time will kick off with cocktails and conversations followed by exciting and interactive entertainment from Jive and Wail’s infamous dueling pianos. WHERE: Jive and Wail Dueling Pianos (1227 Washington Avenue, St. Going to #ASAE11 in St Louis? Join the YAP NATION for a night that will surely live in infamy teh awsum – YAP presents: network-FEST.

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5 Community Management Tips on Community Manager Appreciation Day #CMAD

Waxing UnLyrical

” (on the difference between social media managers and community managers) ~ Ryan Rutan , Jive Software. In addition to being Community Manager Appreciation Day (#CMAD for all you hashtag fiends), today is also the day: Henry VIII died (1547, and women all over England breathed a sigh of relief). the word “serendipity” was coined (1754, and ’tis true, ’twas not a word before Horace Walpole used it in a letter to Horace Mann ). Elvis Presley made his first U.S.

What Are You Optimizing? Keywords vs Topics

Small Business Mavericks

Keywords need to be relevant and the content has to jive. “Searchmetrics recently launched their yearly Ranking Factors Study that bases numbers on rank correlation and averages of top 10 SEO rankings, and this year’s analysis shows that content on top-performing sites is much more holistic and less keyword-focused.”

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5 ways to use social media for solution marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

When you do that the results reported in a recent Jive report of over 2000 customers are outstanding. It’s easy to get caught up in the buzz, and the hype, around social media. I’ve been working with many B2B companies to help them figure out when and how to use social media in their business. The answer is always a bit different depending on the product or service. One area that few people have written about is how to use social media for solution marketing.

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Listening Tools

Proactive Report

Jive Software They integrated Filtrbox into their Jive Market Engagement Solution. We know by now that we have to listen before we jump into social media. But the question I often get asked is how?

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For Social Business, Remember the 90-9-1 Rule

Webbiquity SMM

In their new book Social Business By Design: Transformative Social Media Strategies for the Connected Company , authors Peter Kim and Dion Hinchcliffe examine real-world success stories of social networking use across organizations, from internal collaboration using tools like Jive or Yammer to HR recruitment to investor relations to customer-facing applications in product design, customer service, marketing, sales and PR.

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7 Things You’re Doing In Your Relationship You Don’t Realize Are Destroying It

Jason Yormark

You’ve got to embrace the fact that whoever you end up with will possess mannerisms, traits, or habits that don’t jive with you, and that’s ok. Relationships are not easy. More of them fail than succeed. We’ve all had our fair share of failed relationships, and I certainly fall into that category as well. Most people don’t figure it out until later in life. The irony is that it actually takes a few failed ones to eventually figure out how to make it work.

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4 Angry Birds Apps for iPhones

Idaconcpts

Year in and year out the birds don’t take any jive from egg napping pigs. The world has been suffering of late from Angry Bird mania. These revengeful little birdies aren’t happy, as the games’ titles imply. It is perhaps another sad reflection on human nature that we can take pleasure in the difficulties of our feathered friends. The truth of this matter is lost on the millions who enjoy giving misbehaving hogs the what for.

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How to Create Synergy Between Sales and Marketing Teams

Convince & Convert

Jive Collaboration Solutions. Enabling Bigger Sales Through Better Marketing. As we move through the first quarter of 2016, the predicted marketing trends from the end of 2015 are beginning to emerge. In today’s hosts-only show, Randy and Chris explore Oracle Marketing Cloud’s Predictions for the State of Marketing in 2016, and discuss a key trend predicted by Matt Heinz and several other thought leaders: Sales enablement.

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3 Words That Get You Unstuck To Take Action

Absolute PA

They don’t want to declare them to the world because they think that doesn’t jive with their big hearts and service-centered businesses. In January, I didn’t set a one-word theme for the year like I’ve done in the past. And, when I have done, I’ve never declared it. I kept it to myself. Otherwise I would be linking to that previous post right here (genius blogging tip for you there, babes!).

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Where Most Got Social Business All Wrong, Including Me

Convince & Convert

Deploying internal communities using software platforms like IBM or Jive just because your competitors are doing so is a complete waste a time, money and resources. Regardless of how you define social business; it’s hard to argue that organizations today must change if they want to stay relevant and competitive. I have seen business change and lived through many of its ups and downs for many years.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #392

The King's Shilling

and why facts don't always jive with what we believe. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

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Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Bill Hartzer

Jive Market Engagement – Jive’s Market Engagement Solution is the first to combine social media monitoring software with the power of collaborative Social Business Software (SBS), enabling enterprises to strengthen their brands and implement a unified social media marketing strategy. More and more businesses are getting into social media – an umbrella term that covers various activities that help bring about social interaction on the internet.

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B2B Social Media Gets Intimate

Social Media Marketing

Others are leveraging platforms like Jive to create their own, password protected social networks, as SAP has so famously done already. The following is a guest post by @ericschwartzman.

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The 3 Building Blocks of Social Business Evolution

Convince & Convert

Organizations need to be smart and think long term before investing in technology applications that facilitate internal collaboration (Jive, Lithium, Yammer), social listening (Radian6, Meltwater), measurement (Rowfeeder, Argyle), social relationship management (Sprinklr, Syncapse Platform) and social CRM (Nimble, JitterJam, Pivotal). Guest post by Michael Brito , Vice President at Edelman Digital.

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How to Use Social Media Strategy to Reach Mommy Blogs

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You want to start with a list of mom blogs that you like — ones that jive with your brand, are in your target demo, and look like they get medium to high traffic. This is a guest post by Vanessa Van Petten. If you have a brand or product for parents, targeting and partnering with mommy bloggers is a great way to get exposure. I run a website for parents written by kids called RadicalParenting.com, and when we first started, we had 2 unique visitors: me and my mom.

The Complete Guide to Getting Started with Facebook Ads

Buffer Social

How does this jive with your experience on Facebook Ads? . Understanding how to leverage Facebook Ads is becoming a staple part of almost every social media strategy. And if you want to get your posts seen on Facebook , it’s becoming more and more likely that you’ll have to pay for reach with Facebook Ads. Paid advertising on Facebook seems to be one of the most immediate ways to impact the reach of your content. Though it’s not without its questions. How well does it work?

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Best Practices for Video Optimization

Bill Hartzer

Marketing Jive has a bunch of great tips here that are still relevant today, including: - Make sure that your video clips are relevant and informative. Photo courtesy akolmetz on Flickr.com.

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How is Social Media Affecting Your Business Strategy?

Proactive Report

Yes, said 78% of participating executives in the recent study from Jive Software and Penn, Schoen, & Berland. Is social media important to the future success of your business? These execs see social media as a key factor in business strategy and direction. Businesses are avidly chasing the 3Fs – friends, fans and followers. And there is indeed value in a community – but it s not enough just to collect them. “ But what they underestimate is the power of people.

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What Does Salesforce-Radian6 Deal Mean for Everyone Else?

Net-Savvy Executive

Social business software companies Jive and Lithium have picked up their own listening platforms. Every few seconds this morning, TweetDeck brings another comment on today's announcement that Salesforce.com is buying Radian6. The announcement's not exactly a surprise—Radian6 was the obvious acquisition target in social media analysis (SMA), and their platform had supported Salesforce integration since mid-2009.

How to easily find customers on social media

Absolute PA

You need to find another group, on another platform that jives with you and is buzzing with newly engaged brides-to-be! You’ve narrowed down your ideal client or group of people you would love to work with. You’ve figured out where they are online. The next step is showing them how you can work with them and why they should choose you! Yes, regularly sharing updates on your social media profiles or in your chosen online forums is one way to get seen.

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9 Practical Ways to Implement Agile Content Marketing

Writtent Blog

Traditional management concepts of command, control, and neatly defined roles don’t really jive with agile content marketing. What do business bloggers have in common with software developers? Well, in many cases, both can benefit immensely from the agile methodology. Agile was designed specifically for software teams working on large projects.

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3 Golden Business Rules for Social Media Engagement

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I don’t really do it — it doesn’t jive with me and the messages don’t really resonate with my community — but the options are out there.

Change Management Is the Foundation of a Social Organization

SocialFish

Organizations need to be smart and think long term before investing in technology applications that meet their technology and cultural requirements i.e. internal collaboration (Jive, Lithium, Yammer), social listening (Radian6, Meltwater), measurement (Rowfeeder, Argyle), social relationship management (Sprinklr, Syncapse Platform) and social CRM (Nimble, JitterJam, Pivotal). Michael Brito is currently a Vice President at Edelman Digital.

Do you need to own your community?

Jeff Esposito

Aside from the cost of a Jive or Lithium, creating your own community comes with the task of recruiting users to the platform and keeping them coming back. A little while back I was catching up with my friend Jim Storer of the Community Roundtable before we shared a panel about social customer support. In our prep, Jim and I continued our on-going disagreement on whether a company needs to own the platform that they are keeping a community on.

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Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You're Creating.

Social Media Strategery

Now, take a look at the official support areas for WordPress , Telligent , MindTouch , Jive or any of the dozens of social software vendor sites. 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 Government 2.0 Miscellaneous Personal Prof. Development Social Media Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You’re Creating?

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Submit content that jives with the recipient.

103 Compelling Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

Hmm, that doesn’t jive with other research on B2B social media. As the use of social media in marketing has become ubiquitous, marketers have turned their attention to making the use of business social media more sophisticated and strategic. They are refining tactics, integrating social with other marketing channels, taking a hard look at new networks, and continuing to refine their measurements of success.

Build the Perfect Blog Audience for You

ProBlogger

You play up the characteristics that “jive&# with your audience, and play down the others. This guest post is by David Risley of DavidRisley.com. If you could hand-pick your ideal blog reader, who would they be? What are they like? What do they look like? Have you ever even thought about it? See, all too often, a blogger sets up a blog and just starts posting with their fingers crossed, hoping somebody will come by.

Blogging Etiquette in the Face of a PR Pitch: What Miss Blogging.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Not many people WANT to buy banner ads because they would rather the pitch feel natural — they want the coverage to jive with the blogger.

Digg vs. Reddit: Reddit's Staff is Better » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Second, there is the bury brigade on Digg; you never see any story that doesn’t jive with their politics.

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Bravo Dan Gilbert – a PR stunt that worked

Jeff Esposito

The other one doesn't seem to jive for me.

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How to Write Amazing Product Reviews

ProBlogger

I always include a little snippet that simply says “If I’ve written something that doesn’t quite jive, just let me know and I’ll research it and get it fixed”. This guest post is by Ray Maker of DCRainmaker.com. Product review posts are in many ways the core of what blogging is about—the ability for all of us regular folks to express an opinion about a product, be it good or bad.

Social Media Strategy: 10 Experts Reveal Their Secrets

Viper Chill

The best performing content is content that jives with the Digg audience, so you really need to study out what has performed well on the front page for weeks, if not months. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

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