6 Ways Emerging Technologies Are Set to Change the Use of Social Media

SocMed Sean

Maria writes for a variety of blogs and today she shares her thoughts on how a variety of emerging technologies could potentially impact our use of social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Thanks to Maria for sharing her thoughts, I’ll be curious to see how these technologies adapt our use of social media, especially when it comes to augmented and virtual reality! The use of motion sensors could evolved to help us govern our use of social media.

Track Your #Hashtags More Easily With HashAtIt

Small Business Mavericks

There’s a new social search engine in town: HashAtIt.com says they can make it easy to combine all the metadata tags (those # symbols followed by a word or unspaced phrase) and look them up. Social media can be one of Internet marketing’s greatest assets because you pick up on what people are talking about. Social Media hashatit.com hashtags metadata tags metadata tracking platforms

How Social Media Contributes to SEO | Blog Talk Radio

Saying It Social

Had a great time being a guest on Social Geek Radio on Blog Talk Radio last night. Show description: How can a solid social media presence dramatically increase a website’s search engine ranking? Click here to listen to “Social Media Aids in SEO&#.

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This Week in Social Media – 6/12/2013

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. PwC has the outlook for traditional media through 2017. What''s prompting users to spend more time on social sites in Australia ?

Detecting Deception in Social Media

Net-Savvy Executive

The first is Can You Trust Social Media Sources? Catching and deleting spam and other garbage in social media data is one side of an arms race, just like email spam and computer viruses. Is it linked to real people in social networks?

Working with Social Media Data: Content

Net-Savvy Executive

In thinking of what you can do with social media data, I find it helpful to think about three buckets of social media data : content, activity, and people data. If you look at social media from one angle, that's what it is: lots of content.

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50 Ways Marketers use Social Media to Improve Their Marketing

Harp Interactive

Social media isn’t always the right tool for the job. Add social bookmark links to your most important web pages and/or blog posts to improve sharing. Learn how tagging and other metadata improve your ability to search and measure the spread of information.

Everyone’s a curator now…

The Way of the Web

Digital Culture Digital Publishing Lifestreaming Media social networks user generated content Writing content curation self publishing social media user metadata

The One Tip That Took My Blog To New Levels. Stop Caring.

SocMed Sean

Not just from researching and writing articles, but form the comments/feedback that I have received and the conversations that have been sparked with others via social networks like Twitter. Blogs Featured Social Media blog content management social media social networking strategy tips

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #314

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Using Metadata To Find Paul Revere - Kieran Healey. "I metadata. social media. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Three Words That Will Speed Up Your WordPress Blog

SocMed Sean

And recent trends in social media are showing that sharing photos and images is a great way to make sure that your blog posts are getting traffic. After installing the plugin, just choose Media > Bulk Optimize from your WordPress menu and it should kick off the process.

Research-Driven Ideas for Social Data

Mindjumpers

Attending the European Conference of Information Systems in Tel Aviv last week, I was happy to find that areas such as data visualization, predictive analytics, social CRM and ROI etc found their way into the conference. Predictive Modeling of Social Activity.

Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth

It’s probably worth investigating the number of bloggers killed in the “Line of Duty”… Today, George Brandis Attorney General for Australia stated that “ bloggers are not journalists ” in regard to the #metadata debate (Government accessing Big Data vs Privacy debate). Social Media is THE voice of the Australian people, the Australian voters. It’s actually Social Media. Canberra times, social media government ).

8 Fun Things to Try on Instagram You Probably Haven’t Thought of Before

Buffer Social

One of the things we love about social media is how quickly it evolves. It’s hard to stay on top of the latest news for everything that’s coming to social media. Alt text is metadata that helps computers recognize what an image is all about.

Fluency of Culture, Not Language, Is Key to Winning Big in Global Online Markets

Webbiquity SMM

On Social Media. There are few digital channels better suited for showcasing a brand’s cultural fluency than social. Worldwide social media adoption rates remain sky-high. The global social media penetration rate is nearly one-third, or more than 2.2

What Associations Need to Know About Facebook’s API Changes

SocialFish

Ah, Facebook–that social network I love to hate , even though my career kind of depends on using it. For instance, they are offering a workaround to media companies/publishers to avert this change and claim “link ownership”…yet this option is only available to media publishers.

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How to Craft the Perfect Post on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Buffer Social

Managing a social media strategy is consistently challenging for individuals and businesses of all sizes. Continually measuring your ROI and social analytics. So what does the perfect post for each social network look like? Buffer News Social Media Marketing

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How to Promote Your Content Across Owned, Earned, and Paid Media

Convince & Convert

Every content plan needs a complementary promotion plan that combines paid, owned, and earned media. Beyond Simple Sharing on Corporate Social Accounts. Building Your Promotion Plan Across Paid, Earned and Owned Media. The Altimeter Group Converged Media Model.

The 2017 Internet Trends that Brands Need to Know

Pixlee

Increased smartphone usage and social apps are leading to more creative location-based storytelling. Through photo metadata, filters, and more consumers are increasingly sharing data about their whereabouts.

5 Must Haves for Every Good Blog Post

SocialFish

I run a Social Media Professionals Community on Google+, and I recently asked a few members of the community to provide 5 things they look for in a good blog post. Social friendly; you want to make sure you can be shared – be tweetable!

3 New Features to Help You Achieve Online Sales on Pinterest

Ignite Social Media

Product pins are pins that are mass-generated when a catalog has been uploaded to Pinterest and includes product information from metadata. For more on reaching these audiences and converting customers, check out the Paid Strategy for Social Media Content article on the Ignite blog.

Storify Your Stories…Or Maybe Don’t

Firebelly

Between Twitter, Flickr, YouTube and all their various incarnations there’s a growing number of social media outlets to utilize for bloggers as well as professional and amateur journalists alike.

#HashAtIt: Now You Can Search Hashtags Over Multiple Social Platforms

The Realtime Report

Hashtags work on multiple social networks – but until recently there was no easy way to search them on all of these platforms. embed their boards on their personal social networks, blogs, or websites. Are hashtags part of your brand’s marketing plan?

10 Tips to Optimize Your Presence on Pinterest

Razor Social

What started as little more than an online scrapbook back in March 2010 has become one of the fastest growing social networks , with 100 million active users losing themselves in this picture-perfect platform on a daily basis. Currently, I love SumoMe ’s social sharing buttons.

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Tracking Images Across the Social Web

Net-Savvy Executive

Asking a computer to make sense of everyone''s written opinions is a big challenge, but it''s not the last one that social media will impose on anyone who wants to analyze it. Without image analysis, monitoring depends on keywords in posts and photo descriptions, filenames, tags, and other metadata. Finding the technology As demand picks up , you can expect the serious competitors in social media analysis to add image search capabilities.

Measuring Engagement

Proactive Report

If engagement is the holy grail of social media marketing, how do we know if we’ve hit the jackpot? These 36 are from Chris Lake who is working on a new social commerce start up in the UK. A list of social interaction metrics / KPIs. Tagging (user-generated metadata).

Types Of HTML 5 Content | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

fully entrenched and almost every website these days taking on social features, these content categories will likely become more widely used as HTML 5 makes it easier for web developers to incorporate them into their site designs. About Us What’s a Maverick?

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Measuring Engagement

Proactive Report

If engagement is the holy grail of social media marketing, how do we know if we’ve hit the jackpot? These 36 are from Chris Lake who is working on a new social commerce start up in the UK. A list of social interaction metrics / KPIs. Tagging (user-generated metadata).

HubSpot vs. Marketo: Which is Better?

Oktopost

Integrations with such platforms as Metadata and Adroll. Social Media Management. Built-in social component, as well as integrations with Oktopost and others. Sparta vs Athens: Which was the greatest empire? Back in the day, these two famous city-states were bitter rivals for dominance over the Greek Archipelago. Sparta was known for its military and, well, spartan culture with its fierce warriors and advanced fighting strategy.

Building a New Kind of Cruise Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Our team’s goal is to help bring social, mobile and digital to the cruise world – a huge, sprawling, largely analog $38 billion market. We wanted to give cruisers the tools to tell their own stories and share their experiences through text and media. My years in social marketing tell me that, yes, we need to infuse our content with SEO goodness, with keywords and structured data and optimized metadata. Guest Post by J.D. Lasica.

The New Social Currency, a research from Social Listening to Audiences Analysis

Audiense

The research is about the penetration of crypto as a mainstream conversation topic, beyond the specialized sector, and the analysis has been developed based on the social conversation that has taken place around the issue, using the Pulsar and Audiense platforms together.

Here’s what you need to know about the Google+ shut down

Sprout Social

This wasn’t too surprising to a lot of social media marketers and experts who had been anticipating the downfall of the platform for a while. How will it affect social media marketers and businesses? Step three: Update your social strategy. As a social media marketer, the next thing you’d want to do before the Google+ shutdown is to update your social strategy. What the Google+ shutdown means for Sprout Social users.

How Pixlee Powers UGC Marketing with AI and Machine Learning

Pixlee

Using deep learning, our recommendation system identifies the best UGC by analyzing the metadata around the photo and combining that with visual topics extracted from the photo, delivering a more personalized, customer-centric experience. Pixlee’s artificially intelligent Dynamic Display algorithm uses data from social media and your website to automatically highlight highest performing user-generated content in galleries.

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Pinterest for Business: How to Get Started & Be Successful

Sprout Social

With so many other social networks to choose from, why Pinterest? Pinterest is different from other social media platforms in that it acts more like a search engine. As with any other social network, your profile is prime real estate.

Twitter Homepage Refresh | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Twitter Homepage Refresh Written on July 28, 2009 by Justin Levy in social media , twitter 17 Comments - Leave a comment!

10 Things Google will Love About Your Website you Probably Don’t Have

Kikolani

XML sitemaps also give the spiders metadata about your pages such as the last time a page was updated and how important one page is to the rest of the website. Social Sharing Buttons. One of the big changes that Google has made to its algorithm is measuring social signals. Google believes that social signals like sharing a post in G+ or talking about it on Facebook is a sign that the information is relevant and useful.

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How to Optimize Your Blog Posts for SEO: an Easy-Peasy Guide

Writtent Blog

In fact, it’s really difficult to seperate search engine optimization from social media and content marketing, because these three factors form the pillar of a modern inbound marketing strategy. Add Metadata. Great SEO isn’t really a standalone practice anymore.

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Old-Fashioned Organic SEO Wins the Day After Google Penguin Update

Bare Feet Studios

Using a keyword more than 1-2% on a page, including metadata. SMCHI-Setting Up Google Analytics WordPress Developed for our Social Media Club chapter by Rob Bertolf. SMCHI-Setting Up Webmaster Tools Developed for our Social Media Club chapter by Rob Bertolf.

3 Tools For Managing a Killer Multi-Author Blog

Convince & Convert

Jason Keath is CEO of Social Fresh, a social media education company. Their next social media conference is Social Fresh EAST on February 6-7 in Tampa, FL featuring speakers from RadioShack, Pepsi, Nordstrom, and Scott Monty of Ford.

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6 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Blog

ProBlogger

Then I just post it to my blog’s social media feeds, resulting in an instant spike in traffic. Use Snappy Social Metadata . It’s really important that you include OpenGraph tags in the metadata of all your posts. This is a guest contribution from Will Nicholls.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #348

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The hard part was removing metadata and stabilizing images, as this PetaPixel post explains." social media. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Mathemagenic " Reasons for using weblog to keep information bits

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From another, it is essentially a set of webpages connected by links, with permalinks, metadata and underlying standards. « New weblog, new RSS feed | Personal side of social media: learning from weblogs » Welcome! Mathemagenic. Lilia Efimova on personal productivity in knowledge-intensive environments, weblog research, knowledge management, PhD, serendipity and lack of work-life balance… Home. About. RSS Feed. June 22nd 2008 11:00 pm.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #180

Twist Image

" Paul Ford looks under the hood at Twitter , and finds all the metadata that is attached to every tweet you make. media hacks. social media. 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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