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Why Semantic Analysis trumps Sentiment Analysis

Buzz Marketing for Technology

For years, sentiment has been a widely used measure of how customers view a company’s products and services. But sentiment analysis has inherent flaws. Only about 25 percent of posts actually contain sentiment, either positive or negative, which means three out of four posts are neutral, revealing no sentiment, and are effectively being ignored by the analysis.

Is It Time To Reconsider Sentiment Scoring?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

To some’s credit, they do state that sentiment alone is not enough information to derive any conclusions. With sentiment there is no such thing as accuracy, there is only agreement. And, “sentiment&# does not mean the same thing to all people in all situations. I completely believe that having inaccurate sentiment is worse than having nothing.

Sentimental Insights For CXO

Saying It Social

The post Sentimental Insights For CXO appeared first on. Digital Marketing Social Media CXO facebook Integrated Digital iPhone Millenials Mobile Online and offline purchase behavior social media Details on how the rapidly evolving technology landscape has shaped millennial purchase behavior.

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. A multi-channel marketing platform primarily for B2C marketers. Benchmark your numbers against competitors to help optimize your social media marketing strategy. 3: The Nine Best Facebook Marketing Tools.

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

Ignite Social Media

What is the sentiment behind the trend? Does everyone on your Twitter timeline seem to be obsessed with a new movie, television show, or mobile app? Are all your Facebook friends talking about the next big sporting event, upcoming holiday, or election? Trends can be found everywhere but social media is the best place to find the freshest and most relevant trends today. How old is the trend?

6 Potentially Wildly Inaccurate Observations about Tostitos and Social Sentiment

Convince & Convert

Sentiment Graph for a Talking Bag. As a marketer, don’t sound the alarm just because you see a few negative tweets or forum comments doesn’t mean all hope is lost. Sentiment may even out in short order. The belief that sentiment and social mentions lead directly to commerce is a dangerous assumption, and requires your own verification and testing. Hmmm.

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? Facebook Advertising and Sentiment. Trying to bring people to your Facebook Business Page that actively hate you is an option not often taken up by wussy marketers.

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Looking at the most significant social networks for the coming year, Upfluence contends that “Twitter remains a must-use for content distribution to boost visibility and drive follower growth in niche or specific communities,” and that while both B2C and B2B marketers extensively use the platform, its performance is slightly stronger on the B2B side. 1) TwitterCounter. I like it.”

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Four Secrets of Successful Hashtag Marketing

Spin Sucks

By Laura Petrolino #hashtags Love them or hate them, despite many who might wish to the contrary, hashtag marketing isn’t going away any time soon. If it doesn’t make sense based on one of the hashtag marketing Cs—and in context of your business goals—#leaveitout Hashtag Marketing for Conversation One of the most frequent ways consumers use hashtags is for conversation.

Thanksgiving Marketing Statistics You’ll Gobble About

Spin Sucks

What I can do is provide you with some fun-filled Thanksgiving marketing facts to help pass your time with friends and family while celebrating this holiday weekend. How to Use the Thanksgiving Marketing Facts. Thanksgiving Marketing Turkey Talk. Obviously no discussion of Thanksgiving marketing would be complete without talk of Black Friday. By Laura Petrolino.

Making Marketing Agility Cool

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Chief Marketing Officers take pride in being the trendsetters around the corporate corral – the arbiters of hip, the sharpest dressers, the consummate gadgeteers. Each year the Marketing team works hard to distill consumer insights into planning documents that will guide its programs in the months ahead. Good creative will always be important in marketing. Now that’s cool.

Facebook Beefs Up Analytics for Apps

SocialTimes Facebook

Push and in-app notifications (beta) help you reach your customers and automate your marketing campaigns with targeted messages. Sharing insights (pictured above) help you see the most popular stories shared from your website to Facebook and the aggregated demographics of the people who shared them, as well as a sentiment analysis, top quotes and other insights. With more than 1.5

Romi Mahajan leaves Microsoft to Join Metavana as CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

My new role as CMO of Metavana, a soon to be launched social-sentiment engine, has all the elements of my dream job – People, Impact, Autonomy and direct correlation to both the Consumer and Enterprise spaces. The chance to build a crack Marketing team and to make potential energy highly kinetic is an exciting (and daunting) proposition! Is Sentiment Making Brands Stupid?

Converseon Study: Social Interactions More Likely To Be Neutral

Firebelly

Marketers tend to be an optimistic breed. In this day of immense content marketing and online social interactions, clients often stop dead in their tracks with fear of what will. Blog listening social interaction sentiment We stay positive most of the time and focus on hitting objectives. Often we’re met with the dissent of “what if” or “are you sure?”

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. HubSpot has recently launched a most amazing Marketing Grader tool to help you measure the effectiveness of your website. Marketing Automation. Enjoy!

7 Tactful Ways of Facing The Horrors of Digital Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Digital marketing is growing rapidly. Compared to traditional marketing mediums, digital marketing is definitely cheaper, too. However, like everything else, there are horror stories that haunt digital marketing too. Stories scary that are enough to keep any digital marketing practitioner up at night, stories that can happen to you, too. So far, so good.

Strategic Marketing of Managing Expectations

Unspoken

” Let’s try to apply this wisdom to Product Marketing and Marketing Strategy. For example, your company expects a product to generate specific and positive cash flow over a period of its life, and your customers expect the product to reliably perform functions you have promised them in your marketing communications. Taking Multi-Dimensional Marketing to Next Level.

Listen to the Voice of the Customer or Stop Doing Business

Conversionation

Blog Connected marketing Customer engagement Customer relationships Customer service Research Social media marketing customer experience customer feedback social media sentiment analysis voice of the customerIn a recent study by MarketTools 34% of executives surveyed stated that they were aware of customers using social media to comment on or complain about their company and/or its products. That’s about one-third of respondents. Great, isn’t it? It seems some executives realize that the voice of the customer is channel-agnostic and consumers use [.].

10 Simple and Reliable Digital Marketing Metrics

Convince & Convert

Although all projects are different, here are some great, mainstream metrics that I measure as a rule of thumb: 1-5: Digital Marketing Staples. Brand Sentiment. Digital Marketing Staples. Why: Looking at your top mediums is important to measure for full-scale digital marketing campaigns. Brand Sentiment. Overall Traffic. Channel-Specific Traffic. Conversions.

Four Ways to Combat Audience Negativity on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Community Management Crisis Management Customer Experience Reputation Management Audience Negativity Audience Negativity on Social Media community management Customer Service How to Respond Negative Engagement negative sentiment Negative Social Comments Responding to Comments' responding to negative comments Responsiveness social media social media management Social Media Marketing Spammers troll

12 Time-Saving Tools for Content Marketers

Convince & Convert

Content marketing is the ultimate way to build brand awareness and connect with your customers. Fortunately, there are lots of great, time-saving tools out there that can dramatically increase the impact of your content marketing efforts. Coming up with electrifying content ideas is one of the hardest parts of content marketing. It’s also seriously hard work. Feedly. MixPanel.

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45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017

Razor Social

What are the hottest marketing tools you should be using in 2017? This may not be the definitive list of all the best marketing tools out there, but it is the contents of our well-equipped toolbox, and it’s definitely worth your consideration. Marketing Automation. In just two years, marketing automation has grown from being a $500 million industry to a $1.2 billion one.

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BP Facebook Sentiment

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: Im A Social Media Guru! Main | Jakes Take: Comcast Cares & You Can Too » May 27, 2010 BP Facebook Sentiment I spent some time evaluating sentiment towards BP on Facebook based on the number of 'pro' and 'con' pages. Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

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. Today’s most effective marketers are optimizing content across channels, coordinating search and social marketing activities with traditional PR, and measuring their web presence and performance with sophistication.

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6 Instagram Trends Marketers Should Know

Sprout Social

However, you need to have your ear to the ground if you want to be successful with your Instagram marketing efforts. Being aware of the most popular Instagram trends could be the icing to your social media marketing cake. An Instagram trend typically captures the same sentiment or style as many others, but is often influenced by high-profile users. What Are Instagram Trends?

Jim Sterne on social media metrics: reach, influence, sentiment.

Social Media Citizens

I asked Jim what metrics and KPIs marketers should take into account regarding social media marketing. Then, there’s the question of sentiment – something we may never be able to monitor technically – to help us get a handle on and track brand attitude. Sentiment is indeed hard to measure. What can be measured and what can’t? So, what can you do then?

Five Marketing Metrics that are Definitely NOT “Worthless”

Webbiquity SMM

Online marketing activities preovide marketers with a wealth of metrics; actually, too much information. Marketers just want the competitive and multichannel metrics they need to make informed decisions, nothing more. ” Of course it’s true that, ultimately, any marketing tactic has to show business results (higher sales, lower costs, or some combination thereof).

5 New Email Marketing Terms You Should Know

Convince & Convert

I start off the just-released 2nd Edition of Email Marketing Rules by quoting EmailMarketingReports.com Publisher Mark Brownlow, who once said: “Wondering if ‘best practices’ were called ‘profit practices’ whether we’d be more likely to follow them. But I also love the final sentiment, because. Words have power.” Read the whole entry. »

8 New B2B Video Content Marketing Trends

Convince & Convert

This is the sentiment that started the Vidyard Ignite conference – the first-of-its-kind event specifically designed to address the issues that B2B marketers face when it comes to creating video. B2B companies like to give the idea of “humor” in their marketing the brush-off. But more than that, he explored why certain marketing sells and other marketing doesn’t.

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Creating Engagement in B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You can call it Inbound Marketing (like the folks at HubSpot do) or you could call it Content Marketing (like the folks at Junta42 do) but whatever you call it this is the basis for all your online activity. Years ago on this blog I remember saying “measuring engagement is hard since there is no one button you can push as a marketer to measure it&#. A recent Cone Inc.’s

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It's Time to Stop Thinking Like Marketers

Social Media Marketing

It strikes me as odd that we've taken the old style of mass marketing, which itself has been competing for attention and eyeballs for years, and simply moved it over to digital marketing - and then, to make matters worse, have transferred that to social media. For a while, I've been on the trail encouraging brands to think like consumers rather than like marketers.

Expert Tips to Measure the ROI of Your Influencer Marketing

Talkwalker SM

million times on social media in the month of January alone – we used Talkwalker’s advanced social media analytics to give these brands some tips on using social listening to measure the ROI of their influencer marketing. Creating hashtag campaigns for new products and collections is quickly becoming an integral part of marketing strategies in every sector, including luxury.

Salorix Launches AI-Powered Predictive Influencer Marketing And Social Media Management Platform

The Realtime Report

It “brings direct marketing discipline” into social media, and enables scale. You can track everything from engagement, top influencers over time, sentiment, topics, competitors and more. The Fortune Global 100 companies are mentioned 5.6 million times a month , and that’s just on Twitter. which it launched today. Created by a team of former NASA, Yahoo!

What Every Marketing Department Needs to Know About Google+

Convince & Convert

These are common sentiments when it comes to Google+, but it really is time to rethink your strategy because Google+ is not going away. “Ghost town.” ” “Waste of time.” ” “It’ll never happen.”. I know, your department’s resources are all tied up with other channels, like Twitter and Facebook, and you think Google+ may well be a flash in the pan.

Top 3 Mistakes Brands Make with Influencer Marketing

Convince & Convert

Influencer marketing—who hasn’t heard of it? Defined as “ the strategy of establishing relationships with influential people who can amplify and expand visibility for your brand’s products and services ,” influencer marketing is all about connecting with the right folks in order to get your message out there, authentically. Our team has rockstar marketing members that run the handle.

Steal This Sales Tool to Beef Up Your Marketing Strategy

Convince & Convert

Win/loss is an incredibly useful tool for gaining insight into the consumer mindset as they move through their journey , which means that these interviews can be equally powerful for helping marketers improve their efforts. So what are the key questions all good marketing win/loss analyses have in common? Win/loss analysis is often seen as a tool for the sales teams. Identifying Gaps.

SalesForce Marketing Cloud – The Next Step In Social Media Engagement?

SocMed Sean

Company also monitors competitor keywords to find prospective customers who are dissatisfied with competitor products and services using sentiment measurement. If the prospect indicates they would like to learn more about the company/services, it is marked in the Marketing Cloud and Salesforce.com alerts appropriate sales personnel in the company that an opportunity exists. Cheers!

Content Tagging For Better Social Media Analytics

Talkwalker SM

As you probably know too well as a digital marketer, brands can receive thousands of mentions every day and you need to reply as fast as possible to those that have the biggest impact. Refine Sentiment Analysis With Rule Based Tagging. Social sentiment analysis is a bit of a controversial topic when it comes to social data intelligence. What is rule based tagging ? No more!

Don’t Make These 5 Fatal Social Media Marketing Mistakes in 2017

Simply Measured

Social media marketing mistakes – no matter how minor – can cancel out whatever your business has been doing right. Social Media Marketing Mistake #1: Insufficient or Inaccurate Audience Research. Conducting thorough audience research will ensure that all of your social media marketing efforts are as effective as possible. Social Media Marketing Mistake #3: Too Much Automation.

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The 5 S Model to Create Marketing Memories

Engaging Brand

It is an important tool in social marketing. Sentiment - It is not just the 'thing' that is important it is the emotion which we attach to it. From a marketing angle, you need to evoke memories. From a marketing angle how can you create a personal space for you and the customer? Senses - So important, great research by Martin Lindstrom from a marketing angle.