What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

A simple tool like Google Alerts would pick up most stray citations. The explosion of social media has led to a corresponding need for more sophisticated monitoring tools that can crawl the hundreds of social networking and bookmarking sites and millions of blogs across the globe. A rapidly proliferating collection of tools are being developed to meet the need. blogs, microblogging sites, social networks, etc.).

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Drive for Show, Putt for Dough – a Lesson for Enterprise 2.0 Platforms

Social Media Strategery

implementation – be it a wiki, a blogging platform, discussion forums, microblogging, or Sharepoint – fail miserably because they forgot to focus on the fundamentals. vendor out there offers a similar set of features – blogging, microblogging, wiki functionality, profiles, tagging, search, etc. I can’t wait to get them using all of these cool tools too! firewall internal social media sports wiki


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Justifying Social Media to the Big Wigs

Social Media Strategery

However, no matter how fantastic your material is, you’re not going to get far with any senior leader unless you have an understanding of these tools yourself. I won’t stop preaching that social media isn’t about the tools. I’m going to show them how the tools can make a difference in their day. Use an open source microblogging service like Yammer or QikCom. on our Social Media Investment team wiki page on our internal social media platform.

57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

Use of social networking, microblogs and other third party websites. New PR Wiki. Policy Tool for Social Media. Over time I’ve found myself doing more and more foundational work for organizations looking to dip their toes into social media. One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. But where to start?

Enterprise 2.0 Success is About the Players, Not the Field

Social Media Strategery

Over the last few years, I’ve seen dozens of failed wikis, blogs, microblog platforms, forums, and idea management deployments, and I’m sure I’ll see many more. There are numerous conversations among senior leadership about how to mitigate the risks of your employees using the tools “as a dating service,” to “goof around,” to complain about everything, or editing things they don’t know anything about.

Enterprise 2.0 Isn’t About Social Business, It’s Just About Business

Social Media Strategery

” She went on to say that instead of talking about social media, social business, building communities and why your organization needs to use blogs, wikis, and microblogging, you should be talking about increasing sales, increasing productivity, and cutting costs. Paradoxically, sometimes the best way to implement social tools are to not refer to them as social tools. tools into the actual business. Last night, while flying home from the Enterprise 2.0

It’s 2AM, Do You Know Where Your Organizational Information Is??

SocMed Sean

Now, add modern day blogs, tweets, text messages, forum posts, comments, status updates, videos, podcasts, and wiki posts to your list and what do you get? My Documents, file shares, document repositories, WIKIs, etc…)? no blogs, wikis, microblogs, etc…)? Are YOU embracing internal and external information tools that will allow your employees to share information more easily and provide customers with more ways to serve themselves or seek assistance?

The Blog Is Dead: Long Live the Blog


Even the tools that bloggers consider decidedly blog-focused, like WordPress, are used increasingly on news and other content sites. Whether we’re blogging with words, videos, audio files or images, regular updates to a site—even one like microblog Twitter—are generally regarded as “blogging&#. Wikis can be updated frequently, but they’re usually updated by users of the wiki itself, and they’re most commonly used as references. Image by @lox.

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Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

As she notes in her introduction, Li’s book is organized around four main themes: Research: start by using search and social media monitoring tools to discover where your customers and prospects are congregating. Strategy: it isn’t just the tools you’ll be using, but also establishing goals for what you’d like to achieve in social media, and allocating time and resources to do the job. Wikis (Wikipedia, hundreds of specific topic-focused wikis).

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The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

Buzz Marketing for Technology

5-Join the microblogging phenomena by reading Tweets at Twitter. Personal Learning Network Tool for further investigation. Simple guidelines are what teachers who are just beginning to use these tools need. Find Great Resources on My Wiki Follow me on Twitter. This blog has a companion social network , wiki , and Twitter feed designed to support and reinforce its contents. Microsoft Shares School Leader Development Tool. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Lesson #6 Master Wikis. Bentley is just all over the web when it comes to social media tools because theyre not shy to put their knowledge into action for their own use. Take for example, their WetPaint wiki for marketing students looking for career guidance. Like Marshall recently mentioned in his post Wikis Are Now Serious Business , Wikis are not just for internal use, but can be used for many things.things like teaching, for example. Her tools?

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Learn to Walk Before You Run | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

That’s the question I was recently asked by a colleague working on a project where they had just deployed an internal wiki. They said, “that’s what we want!&# They installed a wiki. They issued memos to their users telling them that this collaborative tool that they’ve all been clamoring for is now available. And they waited… They soon discovered that their users weren’t actually, you know, using the wiki.

Need a little Social Discipline?

Janet Fouts

I follow almost 4,000 people on Twitter , over 1500 on Linkedin , and more on Facebook , Google+ , blogs , forums, a zillion social networks, wikis and more. I use a combination of tools to schedule my updates and they almost all have a browser bookmarklet so as I surf I can add items to the scheduling tools on the fly. Both tools allow me to monitor and update multiple accounts which is great.

Tired of All-Hands Meetings? Try an INTERNAL Unconference

Social Media Strategery

Pre-Conference After receiving approval to move forward, we established our “home base&# – a wiki page on our Enterprise 2.0 About a month before the Unconference, we sent an email out to the team asking for people to propose potential topics via the wiki. We also created topic-specific wiki pages and blogs and each session was to have a blogger and note-taker who would help continue the conversation after the actual event.

Reorganizing My Personal Learning Environment

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Probably my biggest issue is that for whatever reason--still not sure why--Ive had the various tools of my learning scattered all over the place. I havent had a Personal Learning Environment (all caps, meaning some kind of learning portal), but instead a badly organized personal learning environment--a loosely organized set of tools that were often scattered in various places, both physical and digital. My Tumblr microblog feed is there, too, for the same reason. Wikis.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I remember sitting in an ROI webinar with New Marketing Labs’ Justin Levy , and he more or less skimmed through 5 or 6 different measuring tools like Grader, and of course, Google Analytics. To learn more about that – go to [link] – it’s the best site for tips on tools to use, apps, and general info on anything web 2.0, My favorite tool for e-blasts is MailChimp.

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Building an Effective Business Profile on Twitter From TwiTip: As the popularity of micro-blogging continues to grow, it’s going to become a tool used by advertisers and marketers. link] The Art of Social Media Optimization [link] 8 Social Media Marketing Tips for Companies [link] 5 Low Cost or Free Social Media Monitoring Tools – Online … [link] How to Convince a Company that Social Media is the Way to Go [link] Social Media Marketing – Who, What, When, Where, Why and How?

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Corporate Social Media Reading List

Koka Sexton

Building an Effective Business Profile on Twitter From TwiTip: As the popularity of micro-blogging continues to grow, it’s going to become a tool used by advertisers and marketers. link] The Art of Social Media Optimization [link] 8 Social Media Marketing Tips for Companies [link] 5 Low Cost or Free Social Media Monitoring Tools – Online … [link] How to Convince a Company that Social Media is the Way to Go [link] Social Media Marketing – Who, What, When, Where, Why and How?

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What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Valeria Maltoni , Online Marketer : Although social media as a set of tools has radically transformed marketing, I do not think it appropriate to use the term “social media marketer.&# These scenarios come to fruition in spontaneous communities, on social networks, and other self-service tools – all thanks to the availability of low cost technology and access to the world wide web. It’s not about any of the tools.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There is a large reference of these tags on their developer wiki. Conclusion As you can see, a Facebook Page is a powerful tool that you can use to enhance and strengthen your brand naturally using the tools Facebook provides. Be sure to leverage this tool, customize it, and make it work to get your brand in front of as many people and their friends as possible.

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After all, Facebook was a tool that college students were using before it was open to the public, and some still use it as a purely personal and not a professional tool. I think there are many out there that don’t realize the human element of social media and think it’s just a tool for marketing oneself. Email, is still used as a socail media/networking tool. Notwithstanding, you did an excellent job describing the other tools.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The admin tools are rudimentary, and to get anything half way approaching a decent system you have to pay a considerable (I mean *really* considerable) amount to one of the few approved FB developers who are currently getting moderation suites together. Is it trying to become a wiki?

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