Psychology of social networking

Sherrilynne Starkie

Click here to start to receive my newsletter. Scientific Socializing Infographics – The Psychology of Social Networking Chart is Fascinating (TrendHunter.com). Facebook Featured Social Media infographic Psychology Social network TwitterWe tend to over think some things in life and here’s proof. Do you suffer from high levels of narcisim or low self esteem?

The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The launch of Geocities by Yahoo marked for some the beginning of a new revolution in the online media called social networking. Likewise, social networking is also subject to several stages of its own life cycle. How relevant is social media life cycle for a business?

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How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Major Social Network

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest tips and tricks to grow your following on every social media network. It also includes the latest podcast episode from The Science of Social Media! . So how do new social media accounts do it?

10 Ways to Use Social Networks for B2B Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Social networks are essential for expanding your web presence —not only for creating social signals now a key component in search engine rankings, which makes your website and blog easier to find in search, but also by giving you more places to be found online. Creating your profile on each of the major social networks is a first step, but just that. As with most things in life, you’ll get out of social networks what you put into them.

Social Media: The New Company Newsletter? [Infographic]

PWB Marketing Blog

The other day I was asked “Is social media the company newsletter?” Yes, I do think social media can take the place of most of the functions of the company newsletter. Is social media the new “company newsletter”?

Just Because We're Social Networking “Friends” Doesn't Mean I'll.

Almost Savvy

If this happened at a live networking event, the conversation would go something like this: “Hi. When this happens online, it takes the form of email, newsletters, Facebook mail or direct messages on Twitter.

The Pareto principle and cross-channel marketing

Engaging Brand

It's that 20 percent of customers that will bring you repeat business, as well as refer you to their social circles as someone they should trust and count on for similar needs. In Internet marketing alone, there is much subdivision, including email newsletter marketing, blog subscriptions, popular social networking sites and even specialized social networking.

SWYN: Why People Do and Don’t Share Email Marketing Content on Social Networks

Social Email Marketing

It’s a large report at 40 some pages, but a few questions about sharing newsletter content via social networks caught my eye and I wanted to. Email marketing Social media marketing contactlab email marketing Europe report share with your network survey SWYNI recently came across Contactlab’s European E-mail Marketing Consumer Report 2010 and found some very interesting statistics for European email users.

Building Trust: A Relationship is Not a Newsletter Opt-In

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Perhaps this individual lost sight that LinkedIn is a professional network and not a spam facilitator. In fact, the problem is expanding to all corners of the social media world. Know an “Expert&# from a Con-Man There are a lot of ethical social media enthusiasts in my midst.

Infographic: Twitter facts

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s a round up of some recent facts and figures about one of the world’s most popular social networks from the folks at Infographics Archive. Email marketing goes social. Click here to start to receive my newsletter.

Top Social Media Stats of 2012

The Realtime Report

What social media stats got the most attention in the last year? According to our traffic-counting elves, here are the top social media statistics we published in the last year: Twitter Hits 500 Million Registered Users (Feb 24): Approximately 12.3 Analysts are estimating that the company’s IPO could value the social network at between $75 and $100 billion. Social Media Statistics Facebook India Instagram social networking statistics Tumblr Twitter

PB134: How to Decide if You Should Start on a New Social Network or Medium

ProBlogger

How to Decide if a New Social Network or Medium is Right for You. Today I’m going to help you decide if you should start on that new social network or that new medium like a podcast or a YouTube channel. Is the network/medium trending up or down?

Google+: The New Kid on the Block, but is it Too Little, Too Late?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In June, comScore reported that one out of every six minutes is spent on a social network. The newest social network de jour is Google+. Available by invite only (for now), Google+ has taken the social networking scene by storm.

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Pinterest for business

Sherrilynne Starkie

Pinterest is proving to be a great social network for businesses to connect with customers. Related posts : The social customer. Click here to start to receive my newsletter. Here’s a stunning infographic that spells out all Pinterest’s benefits for business.

Does Facebook affect your brain?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social media consultants beware! Facebook and other social networks can affect your brain! Related posts: Psychology of social networking. Click here to start to receive my newsletter. This infographic is compiled by Best Master’s in Psychology.

Email marketing goes social

Sherrilynne Starkie

Adding social sharing buttons to marketing emails significantly increases click-through rates according to a survey just released by GetResponse , an email marketing software company. In addition, recipients are more likely to share content on Facebook than on other social networks.

Deleting your Facebook status

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social network conversations are just like those that we have in ‘real life’ Most of us have said or done something that we’d later wished we rather hadn’t. Click here to start to receive my newsletter.

We don’t discuss politics on Facebook, right?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Well this advice seems to hold true according a new survey by the Pew Research Center ’s Internet & American Life Project that on social networking sites. Postings on social networking sites reveal surprises for many users when it comes to the political views of their friends. Three-quarters of social networking site users say their friends post at least some content related to politics on the sites from time to time. Boomers flock to social networks.

Why B2Bs Have It All Wrong About Social Media

Convince & Convert

2016 is here, and it’s safe to say that the hype around social media has well and truly settled. We have watched social charge through its wild, carefree teenage years and make billions of friends in the process. From Social Media to Social Technologies.

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Most people think about what they see on Facebook

Sherrilynne Starkie

Whether it’s someone’s funny anecdote or a heartfelt plea for prayers, the social network lets us connect over stories in so many ways. Related posts: Which social network would you quit? Click here to start to receive my newsletter.

Path: the sequel

Sherrilynne Starkie

Well over a year ago a new social network, Path, was launched. It was positioned as ‘personal network’ and friends were limited to just 50, a number based on the psychology theories that 150 is the maximum number of social relationships any human can handle.

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Reuters, Rogers and social dashboards

Sherrilynne Starkie

Reuters has launched Social Pulse , a social media hub on Reuters.com which highlights social media’s most shared news, companies and influencers. It displays the news that is most popular in Reuters social network. Thomson Reuters Get Social (arnoldit.com).

Report: Managing personal relationships online

Sherrilynne Starkie

Click here to start to receive my newsletter. Take Your Social Relationship Offline (socialamateur.com). Featured Headline Social Media #RIRExplores Facebook Online Communities Rogers Services Social network Social network service technology Twitter

Why the Future of Social Community is Omni-Social

Convince & Convert

It’s no longer enough to rely on social networks for community infrastructure. Smart companies are now combining owned and rented community functions into a 1+1=3 scenario I call Omni-Social. Click for the replay of the Omni-Social Webinar.

Content marketing is king

Sherrilynne Starkie

Corporate blogging began circa 2004 and with the growing ubiquity of social networks many companies have been creating and sharing content as part of their marketing strategies. Click here to start to receive my newsletter.

A Guide to Marketing on Tumblr

Mindjumpers

Thanks to these functions, Tumblr has a social structure that allows you to connect with your target group on a level that can be hard to achieve on other blogging platforms. Tumblr is not a place for your newsletters to be presented or where you shamelessly promote your products or services.

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Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

While B2C marketers focus on Facebook, LinkedIn is consistently cited as the top social network for B2B marketing. How LinkedIn Apps Can Promote Your Business by Social Media Examiner. 10 Tips for LinkedIn Social Networking by Online Social Networking.

How to Choose the Right Social Media Platform to Connect With Customers

Mindjumpers

Tweet When taking the first step and starting out with social media, there are some basic things worth considering for creating the right foundation for your presence. It’s quite simple, but I think it can be very helpful for businesses taking the social step.

Social Media, Pretend Friends, and the Lie of False Intimacy

Convince & Convert

I remember the days before social media when I would get 20 phone calls per day and 50 or 60 emails, and felt exhausted by the pace of communication. “Social media makes a big world smaller.&#. He was truly one of the good guys in social media, and his background in theology and storytelling gave him a refreshingly different outlook on all of this. Social media forces upon us a feeling of intimacy and closeness that doesn’t actually exist.

Mindjumpers Launches Newsletter in Danish

Mindjumpers

Starting from Thursday 19 th of August, we will send out a weekly Newsletter in Danish, arriving each Thursday. Basically, what we put on the blog is often with a global focus and what we put in the Newsletter is with a Danish focus. Do you have some ideas for our Newsletter?

Mindjumpers Launches Newsletter in Danish

Mindjumpers

Starting from Thursday 19 th of August, we will send out a weekly Newsletter in Danish, arriving each Thursday. Basically, what we put on the blog is often with a global focus and what we put in the Newsletter is with a Danish focus. Do you have some ideas for our Newsletter?

This Week in Social Media – 6/26/13

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. Industry Social networks continue to expand globally, with nearly one in four people using social networks worldwide. A roundup of relevant links affecting our industry.

February 17: This week in social media

Sherrilynne Starkie

February 17: this week in social media. Click here to start to receive my newsletter. 17 essential social media guidelines to follow. Headline Social Media Facebook LinkedIn Ottawa Social network TwitterView more lists from Sherrilynne Starkie. Related posts: Five Ottawa Facebook pages worth checking out. Ottawa’s Twitter top 20 for 2012. October’s most popular posts. PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE. Related articles.

Evolving Social Landscape – Social Media Channel Updates in 2016

Ignite Social Media

The world of social media is constantly changing and evolving. That’s why today you are going to be put through a crash course in some of the latest social media channel updates to various big time social media platforms in 2016, and there are A LOT.

Study shows social media drives sales

Sherrilynne Starkie

Research released today by LoyaltyOne and two leading North American academic institutions provides the long-awaited proof that social media interaction between a customer and a brand drives immediate and long-term sales increases. Social media in call centres. ROI in social media.

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This Week in Social Media – 4/10/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs.

Ottawa’s Twitter top 20 for 2012

Sherrilynne Starkie

Click here to start to receive my newsletter. Featured Ottawa Social Media Twitter Facebook Lists Online Communities Social networkSherrilynne’s Ottawa Twitter top 20 lists used to feature on this blog monthly. But they were very time consumer to compile and the grading tools used kept changing algorithms and or other aspects of their service making the lists difficult to standardize. This list was compiled using Twitter Grader.

This Week in Social Media – 4/24/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs.

The social customer

Sherrilynne Starkie

The concept of social shopping is nothing new. Now thanks to social media, people can indulge in social shopping online and this trend is just in its infancy. This infographic Gloople explains what online social shopping is and how it’s set to transform ecommerce.

This Week in Social Media – 5/1/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs.