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Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 6 Lessons Learned From the Demise of MySpace September 8th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Once the undisputed king of social media (at least in the U.S.), But back to MySpace.

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The Irony: MySpace Okay, so in my previous paragraph, I mention that you should be an early adopter of social networks. Below, the pie graph: Quite honestly, I don’t feel that I’ve lost out by not taking MySpace more seriously. MySpace?

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Despite Missteps, Twitter Reports Strong 2Q Performance — What’s Next?

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter's layout design team #NewTwitter pic.twitter.com/GFZnFlsKqM. Second, they continue to expand a marketing team that appears to lack passion for, or even basic knowledge of, how Twitter works.

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Online Music Marketing with Tweets: Twitter and SoundCloud Finally Team Up

Devumi

It isn’t like MySpace (showing my age here…) where bands and fans were side by side. There have been rumors of Twitter and SoundCloud working together for months.

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The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Today, MySpace can be grouped under this category. Classmates.com and MySpace are two social networks in their decline stage. I think most of us agree that MySpace is dead. Launched in 2003, MySpace concentrated on the music niche. This is a guest post by Babu M. Varghese.

The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook Isn't (Just) A Destination

Twist Image

There's this feeling of Facebook becoming the next Friendster of MySpace. When Mark Zuckerberg and his team talks about helping people to connect, he isn't just talking about on www.facebook.com. myspace. Is Facebook a valuable Marketing tool? The general discussion (or debate - depending on which Blogs and/or articles you read) about Facebook as a marketing engine seems to be both a little misguided and a little shortsighted - all at the same time.

Demand Better Content

Twist Image

Behind the scenes at any newspaper is a crack editorial team composed of editors and journalists who spend their days hunting for the news that matters most to you. company based in Santa Monica, California, and is headed by Richard Rosenblatt , who is the former chairman of MySpace. Is it the editors of the newspaper, the webspam team at Google, the Web analytics behind Demand Media or you? myspace.

3 Reasons Email is the Coolest Vampire Today

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Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 3 Reasons Email is the Coolest Vampire Today July 8th, 2010 |Written By: Jeff Rohrs | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Jeff Rohrs , who heads up the Marketing Research & Education Team at ExactTarget.

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The Social Media Strategist

Social Media Network Marketing

Saturday, May 29, 2010 The Social Media Strategist Develop comprehensive social media strategy, leveraging the major social networks (LinkedIn, FaceBook, Twitter, YouTube, MySpace), blogs, video, stand-alone social newtorks, social commerce and more.

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Want to cheer for a historically mediocre college football team. In fact, Bill Oliver is the manager of my son's hockey team, so we'll be there for certain. I think they have the pre-season #1 college basketball team. A mix of good people and academia, a few lovely lakes nearby — and hopefully the IU basketball team will someday return to its old glory. And uh, “mediocre football team&# -is being kind.

[VIDEO] Minute Masterclass: What should you look for when buying a marketing tool?

Audiense

Welcome to the latest Audiense ‘Minute Masterclass’: the third in a series of videos that stick around about as long as a date would if they ever saw our old MySpace profiles. (I

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Quit Renting Your Audience in Social Media

Convince & Convert

Smart companies are now using leased social communities (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, et al) to drive participation in owned social communities.

3 Ways Social Media Changed This World for the Better

SocialFish

Then, a couple years later, I discovered social media (Myspace at that time, then Facebook and finally Twitter) and that’s when my career was turned around. Teams have become more diverse and creative. This type of team management is available to any field, no matter what they do.

Advanced Social Media Lessons from the Best in the NBA

Convince & Convert

As the winner of the 2014 Digital Innovator Award given by the NBA, Jeramie credits his team and upper management for letting him grow his social team the way he sees fit. When the NBA was pushing the teams to get on MySpace, he thought they were crazy.

Advanced Social Media Lessons from the Best in the NBA

Convince & Convert

As the winner of the 2014 Digital Innovator Award given by the NBA, Jeramie credits his team and upper management for letting him grow his social team the way he sees fit. When the NBA was pushing the teams to get on MySpace, he thought they were crazy.

About.me vs Flavors.me… Which is Best?

Mindjumpers

team’s own profiles. Similar Posts: Myspace Integrates Facebook. Tweet Recently, the new platform About.me was launched after having kept us all waiting. Earlier, we wrote about this new platform on our blog , so now I think it’s time to take a closer look at About.me

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How to Fix a “Broken Brand” with Social

Convince & Convert

The Tampa Bay Lightning is a sports team that really utilized social to turn its brand around. When Jeff Vinik bought the team in 2010 , he needed to make some major changes. “They’ll cheer for the Lightning until their home town team comes in the building.

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Social Media Degrees Provide Advancement Opportunities in Associations and Nonprofit Organizations

SocialFish

Social media bachelor’s degree programs typically use case studies of online social networking and content-sharing websites such as YouTube, MySpace, LinkedIn, and Friendster. This is a guest post by Brian Jenkins, who writes about Careers in Computer Science.

How to Be Careful Without Being Boring

Convince & Convert

Every piece of content they put out there has to be approved by a compliance team (what is the tone? and by an intellectual property team (is this violating anyone else’s intellectual property?). Jason Miller, Beam Global.

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Better Noise Control on Google+ is Coming, but its More Beautiful Than You Think

Stay N' Alive

Over the last 2 or 3 years Facebook, Google, Plaxo, Myspace, and others have all been working on a standard to make fixing the noise problem easier. in case you were wondering (as does MySpace, and Facebook used to). in case you were wondering (as does MySpace, and Facebook used to).

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Tips for Engaging with Social Movements as a Brand

Ignite Social Media

Gone are the days of social media networks simply being fun places to post pictures, emo song lyrics, and connect with friends (or make them upset by not putting them in your Top 8 on MySpace).

Measuring the Impact of Social Media in B2B Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

a particular platform loses favor; MySpace comes to mind). This requires allocating sufficient staff time to build and maintain social media points of presence, and having a succession plan in place for when team members move on to other opportunities.

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Can Social Media Generate Leads?

Small Business Mavericks

Social media has come a long way since the days of Friendster and MySpace. At the point where you generate leads for your sales team, make a mark so that you know this is where you need to focus your efforts for generating leads online. If your sales team makes first contact by e-mail, get an e-mail address. Facebook was a game changer in a big way. But other social media websites have upped the ante in some very real ways.

8 mistakes you can avoid making in social media

Direct Marketing Observations

Look, if you were a coach and you had a team, you would set goals right? Coaches and teams don’t fly blind, and neither should you and your clients. In simple terms, this means that selling brooms on MySpace might not work.

The Five-Year Marketing Plan: Looking Beyond Facebook

Idaconcpts

MySpace ruled the social media roost, fending off a feisty underdog called Facebook that threatened to steal a share of its influence. Within half a decade, most social networkers have fully abandoned MySpace. Back in 2007, Tiger Woods was still the undisputed king of golf.

The Five-Year Marketing Plan: Looking Beyond Facebook

Idaconcpts

MySpace ruled the social media roost, fending off a feisty underdog called Facebook that threatened to steal a share of its influence. Within half a decade, most social networkers have fully abandoned MySpace. Back in 2007, Tiger Woods was still the undisputed king of golf.

How We Witness Social Media Usage IRL

Ignite Social Media

Back in the early days of social media, like MySpace, it was really hard to get into shows with a phone. And teams are catching on. At any given moment in our daily lives, we’re confronted by social media usage.

How Social Media Has Become a Tool For Clinical Research

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Not being able to meet recruitment standards then creates a number of other problems such as: Drop in research team morale. A significant number of their patient referrals are being generated through platforms like Facebook and MySpace. The exceptional growth and adaptation of social media networks represents an ideal opportunity to overcome one of the most challenging aspects of the clinical research industry.

Top 10 Powerful Moments That Shaped Social Media History Over the Last 20 Years

Buffer Social

My first profile was on Myspace , my first friend was “Tom from Myspace,” and my first post was something like, “Myspace is awesome!” Do you remember your first social media profile? Or, how about your first social media post?

Can Social Media Generate Leads?

Small Business Mavericks

Social media has come a long way since the days of Friendster and MySpace. At the point where you generate leads for your sales team, make a mark so that you know this is where you need to focus your efforts for generating leads online. If your sales team makes first contact by e-mail, get an e-mail address. Facebook was a game changer in a big way. But other social media websites have upped the ante in some very real ways.

Why I Changed My LinkedIn Summary

Ari Herzog

Skilled in policy development and coalition building between functional teams in multiple departments. LinkedIn MySpace Facebook Twitter Time. In an effort to better explain to friends and colleagues what I do and where my passions lie, and to illustrate who I am to those who don’t know me at all, I changed my LinkedIn summary yesterday. It’s smart to rewrite your summary once in a while to ensure it accurately reflects you. Mine wasn’t up to par.

How to find (and keep) your dream clients online

Absolute PA

Your website should be the hardest working player on your team. If Facebook goes the way of MySpace (Never heard of MySpace? So you’ve got your dream biz idea, you’re sure that your service or product is going to make life easier / better / prettier for your clients.

Stories From Smaller Nonprofits: Georgia Canines for Independence

Diva Marketing Blog

also provides a lifetime of instructional support for each service dog team. Social Media GCI is has a donation page on Facebook, several videos on YouTube that demonstrate how these amazing dogs help their people in daily living, a MySpace page and of course Twitter. MySpace. Through out December, Diva Marketing is showcasing the stories of smaller nonprofits. It's a small way to give back to others who give so much.

Where Do Forums Fit Into Social Media Marketing?

Josh S Peters

As someone that previously worked at an internet marketing company, I was always amused when a client would become obsessed with their Facebook or Myspace profile (yes, this was a few years back) and ask us to dedicate an unreasonable amount of resources to managing it.

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Where Do Forums Fit Into Social Media Marketing?

Josh S Peters

As someone that previously worked at an internet marketing company, I was always amused when a client would become obsessed with their Facebook or Myspace profile (yes, this was a few years back) and ask us to dedicate an unreasonable amount of resources to managing it.

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6 Steps to Win More Retainer-Based Business

Convince & Convert

Regular client meetings and consistent reporting are factors that should keep you firmly planted with your client and viewed as a valuable partner and extension of their team. Become and industry expert – your team has a lot of marketing knowledge.

10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It becomes a collective effort – Crowdsourcing also makes people feel like this is a team effort that not just one person is the most important piece to the puzzle. Evernote Create an area for your team can collaborate on notes, ideas, and information.

The Future of Local News WILL Disrupt Facebook

Stay N' Alive

I am often asked, "will Facebook ever go the way of MySpace?" Sales teams will all be selling for a common goal, and new ad technologies will be developed.

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The Missed Opportunity: How Brands Are Missing Out on Facebook

Jon Loomer

Those who kept predicting “the next MySpace” have all crawled away to their caves. Get help from your customer service and sales teams as they are sure to get lots of questions. By now you know about how powerful Facebook can be for brands.

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth

Online Events team up with LiveStream and ask for a few bucks for an online event such as those NASA video/tweet streams. Real World Events Music labels, film studios pay MySpace for record launches and Secret Shows. Threadless, YouTube, MySpace have all had that in the past.

HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers

Kikolani

Along with Twitter, HootSuite can also connect you to your Facebook (profiles and pages), LinkedIn, Myspace, WordPress (.com Team Collaboration. Team Collaboration in HootSuite (screenshot from HootSuite’s blog ).

Can Greater Social Connections Improve Higher Education?

Social Media Strategery

SR: First of all, I just want to say that I absolutely LOVE the idea of the Schools App – college students have been self-organizing on Facebook, and MySpace before that, for years before classes actually started.