Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Savvy B2B marketers put significant effort into developing a professional, attractive, and highly functional website design —as the company’s website is often the first impression prospective buyers will get of the business and its offerings. But that first impression may instead come from the company’s social media presence (and if not the first, very often the second). Social media is actually even bigger than that, though. Google+ Marketing Tools.

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The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. 71% say they are likely to purchase an item based on social media referrals; in fact, consumers report that social media plays almost as big a role in purchasing decisions as does television. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website.

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Tips on How PR Pros Can Create Social Media Success

Mindjumpers

Tweet When having established a well-planned social media presence and your business has connected with relevant media and influencers, you might consider whether it’s time to take the next step and give your PR efforts a social boost as well? In the online sphere, we are beginning to see more and more of how people (especially journalists) are searching for news within social media. This also means that a business blog can be of interest to the media.

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? Cool Social Media Tools.

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Free Social Media Tools We Love: Nuzzel

agora pulse

If you ask any social media manager what they love about their job, they’re not going to respond with “Content curation. Maybe you’re fancy and combine feeds from multiple sites in a newsreader like Feedly or Netvibes. It saves me hours of week in curating content for my social feeds. The post Free Social Media Tools We Love: Nuzzel appeared first on Agorapulse. Content marketing Facebook Case Studies Social Media Marketing

List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth

Shares Whether you are a VA looking after the Facebook and Twitter of a small business or the marketing manager who needs to social media Monitor Instagram and Risk Management, social media tools to schedule, automate, autofollow, autotweet, monitor are critical to saving time and resources. When looking at Social Media tools around automation or scheduling, choose from the following. Queue updates with Social Oomph (Evergreen).

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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. Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. What is Social Media Optimization and Why Should I Care? 30 Tips: The Productivity Guide of Social Media by WebStudio 13.

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Don’t be a Pest with “This Social Media Stuff”

Janet Fouts

I spoke recently to a group of PR and marketing professionals about how to use social media in their work. One woman told me that she was trying to get the CXO’s to use social media as part of their brand awareness. Any Marketer worth her salt knows that pretending to be the CEO and writing tweets–god forbid commenting as– the CEO is social media poison. Show them some numbers on how the C-suite is using social media effectively.

Social Media ROI

Proactive Report

“Many companies have yet to capitalize on social media’s ability to not only listen to customers, but analyze conversations and turn the information into bottom-line benefit.&#. So says SAS in the findings of their survey of 2100 companies: More than half of them are using social media. 31 percent do not measure effectiveness of social media. Only 23 percent use social media analytic tools.

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Social Media Tips from Professor Jonathan Taplin

Proactive Report

During Social Media Week in LA USC held an interesting one day seminar focused mainly on geo location services. Professor Jonathan Taplin of the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California is a co-founder of the Annenberg Research Network for International Communication and he consults for various business and government organizations on the role of digital media in the economic infrastructure. tools online PR social media strategy sysomos

Smart PR People are Using SmartTags

Proactive Report

Smart Tags are now being used in many other ways: one is QR (Quick Response) codes and they’re proving to be really useful in social media monitoring. Adding Smart Tags to the data and then filtering the conversations based on your tags can help you decipher the trends, sentiment and competitive intelligence you need to plan your content and social media activities. try something like the new NetVibes for business dashboard. Have you heard of Smart Tags?

Listening Tools

Proactive Report

We know by now that we have to listen before we jump into social media. Another tool you can use to make a great dashboard is NetVibes. Do the searches in Google BlogSearch, Twitter, Yahoo News, and other social websites like Technorati, digg.com, StumbleUpon and Delicious. There are many monitoring tools on the market now. Jive Software They integrated Filtrbox into their Jive Market Engagement Solution.

PR needs to Focus on Conversations

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The impact of that can be felt in B2C as well as B2B Marketing. There are fewer numbers of print publications remaining and every company’s marketing department wants to garner more traditional press. I still hear marketers say – “my CEO just doesn’t care about blogs – they only want to be in the NY Times or Wall Street Journal”. PR becomes this amorphous blob that can move into many adjacent markets. Submit this to Netvibes.

Minimalist Internet Marketing: My Personal Guide

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Business » Minimalist Internet Marketing: My Personal Guide Minimalist Internet Marketing: My Personal Guide Written by Glen, this post has 78 Comments Minimalism seems to be a hot topic these days and rightly so. After listening to a recent podcast between minimalist Leo Babauta and problogger, Darren Rowse, I started thinking about how I could apply minimalism to my internet marketing operations. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Turning off the ViperChill RSS Feed: What You HAVE to Tell Your Blog Readers

Viper Chill

Though niches that have more web savvy audiences like marketing or technology are more likely to be affected, this is going to impact anyone who has built up their RSS readership. Netvibes – they’ve been around for as long as I can remember, so it should give you some hope they’ll be sticking around. Though they’re more focused on expensive social analytics, they’ve recently relaunched free accounts do allow feed tracking. Social Media

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Five Productivity Tools for PR Pros

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Five Productivity Tools for PR Pros August 25th, 2010 Tweet A few months ago, I wrote a piece on communicating effectively with a virtual workforce for IABC’s monthly e-zine, CW Bulletin. Plaxo: contacts, calendar and e-cards As a social network, I think Plaxo is pretty dismal, no matter how much it tries to Face-Twit-book-terify itself.

How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > How FriendFeed Can Teach You About Your Friends How FriendFeed Can Teach You About Your Friends by Tamar Weinberg on April 10, 2008 Share FriendFeed has been out for just a few months and has already established itself as a solid startup with an indefinite amount of potential. Or you could be busy at work and avoiding social media altogether.

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How Targeting Influencers Can Sky Rocket Your Blog

ProBlogger

This is a guest contribution from Rebecca Price, marketing specialist currently working for Davpack. Then I stumbled on a book called ‘ Influence Marketing ’ by Danny Brown and Sam Fiorella. That was the answer – market influencers. In this post I’m going to show you how to expand your reach, increase your audience, get more social shares, become an industry influencer and attract more traffic to your blog. Links to their social profiles.

ViperChill Surpasses 10K Subscribers (Or, How I Gained 9000.

Viper Chill

There are tons of blogs in the marketing space that cover news far better than I could. It’s fairly obvious that I write very long, in-depth posts so those help me to stand out in the internet marketing space as that’s quite rare. I hid my age online for a few years because I thought it would hinder me from getting internet marketing clients, but I didn’t let my age stop me from thinking I could make thousands of dollars per month helping companies succeed online.

How I Really Built a Blog with 6500 Subscribers

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How I Really Built a Blog with 6,500 Subscribers How I Really Built a Blog with 6,500 Subscribers Written by Glen, this post has 121 Comments As I announced last week, I have sold my biggest blog, PluginID. I grew PluginID fairly quickly so it didn’t take long to have some “social proof&# and a way to show people the site was popular. Now that I’m using netvibes this is no longer the case (thanks Glen).

How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

Viper Chill

A few years ago you could take a robotic approach to SEO, but the web is now far too social to rely on old tactics to help your website rank higher. For a lot of competitive keyphrases online you’ll also find popular blogs, forums and niche social networks ranking highly. For example, this site is “trying&# to rank for the phrase viral marketing. Congrats Reply Lenen says: March 2, 2010 at 9:23 pm Yes, don’t underestimate the power of social media.