YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media News: Top 5 Stories of the Week | Main | 3 Stories That Rocked The Social Media World This Week » July 27, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer The Social Network , aka "The Facebook Movie," hits theaters October 1st. The film is about Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and how the popular social networking site got its start.

Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Fun Twitter Quizzes | Main | What the F**k is Social Media NOW? » July 13, 2010 Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site "We're not saying that  Facebook and Myspace got their idea from us, but we're not saying they didn't either." Video URL: [link] ] Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

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Becoming More Accessible on Social Networks


Everyone uses social media in their own way. The following is for those who want to be found on social networks, or for the networks on which they want to be found. Social Media Dataflow. Why You Want to Be Found on Social Networks. Think of your profile and activity on social networks as creating brand recognition. The same thing can be said of social media. How To Make Yourself More Socially Accessible.

How To Add Custom URL to Google Plus G+

Laurel Papworth

How to get a custom URL for Google Plus. Given that Google has changed search engine optimisation (SEO) to include SMO (social media optimisation) and then allocated the greatest amount of points to Google Plus, you need to be on it. Anywho, How to add a Google Plus custom URL. I am on my PROFILE menu (right errr left hand side), and the “Your profile is preapproved for the custom URL:” pops up. Custom URLs for Google Plus.

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Jake's Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media? Main | Are We Addicted To Social Media? » June 24, 2010 Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas Almost everyone is aware of the major social networkingwebsites in existence. But did you know there’s a social network dedicated to people who like totravel to different baseball parks?

Social Networking Meets Game Consoles


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Courtney Love gets sued over tweets | Main | Cyber Monday Is Here! » November 24, 2009 Social Networking Meets Game Consoles There used to be a time where you could play video games for video games and use the computer for computer related things. Social networking… Welcome to the new and highly integrated gaming world.

How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Major Social Network

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest tips and tricks to grow your following on every social media network. It also includes the latest podcast episode from The Science of Social Media! . You’re taking the dive into a new social network, or you’re itching to grow your existing profile. You’ve got a social media strategy in place and a plan in mind. So how do new social media accounts do it?

Facebook Page – get your own Facebook URL name

Laurel Papworth

Now click Set Username for your Pages – you’ll get a list of your pages. You can also add URL names for Applications, not just Pages. You must have at least 100 fans, I believe, to score your own URL. Facebook Page – get your own Facebook URL name is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: Domain , Facebook , name , page , url , username. Social Currency: What am I worth? (8).

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Give Your Social Networks The Spring Cleaning They So Desperately Need

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Give Your Social Networks The Spring Cleaning They So Desperately Need. Make Sure That Your Social Profiles Are Cleaned Up And Ready For The Coming Year When my sister and I were growing up, as soon as the weather started to be consistently warm, we'd spend a weekend helping our mom with "Spring Cleaning." Along the same lines, periodically, it's a good idea to take stock of your social profiles and do a little Spring Cleaning of your own.

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media Resources Below you’ll find a comprehensive list of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media resources.

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Pros And Cons Of Translating Your Blog Posts Into Other Languages

SocMed Sean

GTranlsate uses the Google Translate plugin, so it comes with all the cons that are listed above. There is also a paid version of the plugin that allows you to assign URLs to the translated content. This is really nice if you want to have URLs that are specific to the language. I’ll add it to my list for a follow-up post, though. The Quick Overview: Translating your blog posts into other languages can have positive impacts on your search engine traffic.

What Steps Should I Take When My Instagram Engagement Is Dropping?

SocMed Sean

Sometimes, Instagram can really set you in a foul mood… If you depend on social media platforms like Instagram as your marketing platform of choice, then you know how critical dropping engagement numbers can be for your brand. Instagram is a notoriously fickle social network and they make changes and even ban accounts without any real rhyme or reason. Quality of content is critical to any social media platform and more so with Instagram.

5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly VP Co-Authors Corporate Blogging for Dummies (Out Now!) | Main | Firebelly at Blog Indiana » August 13, 2010 5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads Tweet 1. Twitter Launching Official Tweet Buttons This Week By Ben Parr Twitter is launching an official Tweet Button for sharing articles on websites and counting how many times a URL has been shared. Is A Social Crash Coming?

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How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing by Tamar Weinberg on May 5, 2010 Share As much as Facebook may not be kind to businesses , it’s still a tremendously valuable business tool. Disclosure: I helped plant the social media seeds for rushIMPRINT.) You forgot your URL.

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Three Things Twitter’s Marketing Team Needs to Do

Webbiquity SMM

Though it’s still one of the top three social networks for B2B marketers, Twitter is struggling. BizBash , the leading publication for event professionals in North America, recently published its list of the Top 500 People in Events , in various categories such as agencies, audiovisual / lighting design, and event education. Of the 68 corporate event producers and strategists on this list: More than half (36 of 68, or 53%) have no Twitter presence at all.

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10 social sites you might have missed

Direct Marketing Observations

I haven’t supplied you with a post that directs you to some cool social sites lately, for that I apologize. 3) I love this deck, The Tipping Points of Social Media. 4) If your not a fan of Social Media Today, you should be. Teneros has created a product called Social Sentry which provides corporations the ability to monitor the social networking communications of their employees. I was honored to place #7 on that list!

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Since a lot of us who are users of social media/networks have multiple online profiles across the web, for example, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr etc., I think it’s a great idea that you can gather all links to your profiles on various social networks at one page in an easy way – especially if you don’t have a personal webpage. You see a list of your online profiles, and if you click on one of these feeds the content will transition into view.

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Dentyne "Friend Request" Commercial: 60 Connections In Every Bottle


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Youtube Tuesday: Lost Generation | Main | 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read » January 27, 2010 Dentyne "Friend Request" Commercial: 60 Connections In Every Bottle Many companies now include a Facebook or Twitter URL in their television commercials.

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Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic

SocMed Sean

Remember, the more you clean up those old posts the more they will pay you back with increased search engine traffic or organic traffic from social networks like Twitter and Facebook. you need a good tool to redirect user from an out-of-date URL to a new one, check out the Redirection plugin for WordPress. Would you have an addition to the list? Blogs Featured Social Media Tech best practices blog social media social networking tips usability wordpress

Build Your List Before You Launch, Using Launchrock


Choosing social networks. After your headline, description, and short description are made, you need to figure out which social networks you should enable your audience to share your project on. While allowing readers the option of which network to share it on is great, you shouldn’t necessarily allow every network. The best way to make the decision about which social networks to prioritize is to make a data-driven decision.

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BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

I get a lot of questions via Facebook , Twitter and my email contact form and many of the items listed below come straight from those questions, my experience in social media strategy, years of researching platforms and best practices and…well…tinkering with social media. My thoughts on 18 different topics, with some social media humor sprinkled in. Social media takes time and energy. 3) Social media is about people. Social Sharing Tools (e.g.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Supplement your email list with your contacts’ social network info? Find out if the username or vanity URL you want is still available across dozens of social sites? Display a feed of brand-related comments from a variety of social networks on your website? Search for a brand name or keyword across all of the most popular social networks at once? Monitor social media discussions of your company or product in real time?

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The Ultimate List of Social Media Definitions You Need to Know


Social media is a constantly evolving field. It can be difficult to keep up with all the new social media definitions that seem to emerge almost every month. That’s why we’ve created this comprehensive glossary of social media terms. See Social media marketing. Listed.

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Will Facebook replace your B2B Marketing email system?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Second those email accounts will be tied to your Facebook profile Vanity URL in my case And fourth those Page email addresses will be tied your you Page Vanity URL such as (which by the way they significantly lowered the minimum number of the Fans you need to get a Vanity URL from 1000 down to just 25!). But now with this new email feature you can upload your email lists and invite them to truly engage with you on Facebook.

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The 11 Types of Alexa Hot URLs and How to Get There

Bill Hartzer

The Alexa Rankings, however, are different than the Alexa Hot URLs , which isn’t as easily manipulated and therefore I would assume is more accurate. The Alexa Hot URLs is a list of the hottest web pages on the internet right now according to the Alexa Toolbar; and the list is updated every five minutes. There are several ways to use the Alexa Hot URLs list. Longer if the article has gone popular or hot on a social bookmarking site like Digg.

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9 essential social media management tools for marketers

Sprout Social

If you’ve been in the industry for a while, you’ll know that social media management is no joke. In fact, social media management requires tons of strategizing and careful execution. To give you a leg up, we’ve put together a list of the best social media management tools to take your marketing game up a notch. 1: Sprout Social. As you might have guessed, we made the top of our list. 2: Zoho Social. Are you using any of the tools on our list?

The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly Work: Social Media Optimization Summits | Main | 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week » February 11, 2010 The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On A lot has been happening in the social and search (and social search) realms in the past few weeks. Search engines and social networks are competing (and combining) in a myriad of ways.

The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

The 20+ tools showcased here enable you to automatically find, source, search, store, organize, annotate, and/or share content from a wide range of publishers and social sources. It’s a great way to capture the buzz from the show floor after a tradeshow, event or conference.” — Maximize Social Business (Drive). Showcase reviews: Marketing Insider Group (Curation), Maximize Social Business (Drive), Online Marketing Institute, Perception System, SnapApp. 10) Listly.

StumbleUpon Etiquette Guide and Best Practices

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > StumbleUpon Etiquette Guide and Best Practices StumbleUpon Etiquette Guide and Best Practices by Tamar Weinberg on January 26, 2010 Share While not acknowledged or acclaimed by most social media marketing “experts,&# StumbleUpon is a fine tool that can bring lots of traffic — both the targeted and untargeted kind — to your website.

5 Tips for Optimizing your Facebook Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So let’s go through some of your options when it comes to the tactics of social networking marketing. Have a Strong Presence A Facebook presence, like a website, is a fundamental tactic and should be on everyone’s list of must haves for social network marketing. Similar to land grab that happened in the late 90’s, you should secure your company name on as many social sites as you can. There are 2 basic types of ads: Display ads and Social ads.

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Are you capturing ‘smiles’?

Absolute PA

Each Facebook thread is a live link so you can store these away too (just click on the comment’s time stamp and save the url), plus I use Twitter Favourites to save nice tweets. Bonus features include a store for testimonials to use as social proof and a warm, fuzzy place to visit to remind you how far you’ve come. Join the priority list to receive details and more Twitter goodies the moment they’re released. Get On The List.

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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? by Tamar Weinberg on December 19, 2007 Share How do you leverage different social networks? Allow me to explain: I first embraced social networking in the late 90s when I joined Revisit list!!!

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. Here’s a quick explanation: Hootsuite helps you manage and navigate your social media profiles from one dashboard, and includes a number of brilliant pre-scheduling features. Which means, you spend LESS time using social media while being MORE visible there. This is a game changer for scheduling across your social media profiles.

Halloween Mania Music Mix


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « People who tweet about their work outs - Get a life! Weve got a great list from the premiere music sharing site. Main | Tweetie 2: The Best iPhone Twitter App » October 30, 2009 Halloween Mania Music Mix Thanks to our friends from Passionati. Its a halloween mix to help you get the most out of the scariest holiday on the calendar!!

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The Ultimate List of Social Media Acronyms and Abbreviations


Real talk: With all the social media acronyms being used right now, it can be hard to understand what’s going on. But if your brand is using social media for business , properly using social media acronyms and social media abbreviations might be part of an effective social strategy.

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Police and Social Media News site – SA Police

Laurel Papworth

How do services like the Police engage in Social Media and online communities? Well the South Australian Police force have released a social media news site. You can subscribe to their feed, the community is distributed (meaning: not “on&# their site but on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube) but doesn’t include a social media press room. An excellent entry into the “broadcast&# category of social media.

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Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth

Can I make a list of those on Twitter who are in my local area? Twitter followers by location – Lists. Usually someone has made a list. If you find ONE twitterer from a town, check who they are following and what lists the have created. If they are following thousands then skip to the second step… check the Twitterer’s lists. link] is the format of the URL if you are doing 50 million of ‘em and want to change the search quickly.

Stop tweeting about the # of followers you have


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Five Reasons Why I Love Wordpress | Main | Stop tweeting about your emotional break throughs » October 25, 2009 Stop tweeting about the # of followers you have Matthew Inman who runs The Oatmeal site posted this recently. It's a top 10 list, but I think they're so good that we're going to feature them for you, our attention deficit reader, one at a time!

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The One Important Feature Facebook Forgot

Absolute PA

monitor as many pages as you wish – you simply click the pages you require from the list of all the pages you administrate. You can even select pages you don’t admin by entering the url of the Facebook page. Social Media and Internet Marketing community management Facebook for business Facebook page social media for business Social Networking time management working productively

Permanently Set Your Facebook Feed To Show Most Recent Instead Of Top Stories

SocMed Sean

Sometimes the big social networks roll out features (or forget to roll them out) that work for the majority of the users, but just don’t make sense to some of us. Instead of using the standard [link] URL to access the site, try clicking this link instead: sk parameter at the end of the URL will now always display the most recent stories and will cause the banner to appear that indicates you’re viewing Most Recent.

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