Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Tools for an Engaged Social Presence. I am always interested in finding the best and latest tools to enhance and expedite the social media experiences, maintenance and growth for Harp and for our clients. Following is an abbreviated list of useful tools, resources and/or apps with links and short descriptions that you may want to incorporate into your daily social media practice. Taweet (beta) is a social calendar and event promotion application for Twitter.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Also, at my social media speaking engagements hither and yon I’m often asked what tools I use. So, I took a personal inventory and created this overview of the 39 social media tools I use daily. Virality & Search Topsy One part virality tool, one part tracking mechanism, one part social listening post, Topsy is becoming one of new favorites. Swix This is a slick new social media dashboard program that I’ve been trying.

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Increase Your Blog Readership with These Social Media Techniques

Kikolani

Social media is here to stay. Over recent times there has been thousands of thousands of self-proclaimed social media experts and gurus that have suddenly appeared from nowhere. The main reason is there is no set qualification to be established as a social media expert. In this post, I am going to show you some social media techniques to assist you with your online marketing campaign. Multimedia is a very important benefit of social media.

Maximize Social Media Traffic to Your Blog

ProBlogger

Copyright Photosani - Fotolia.com Using Social Media traffic to methodically drive more eyeballs to your site is a great way to capitalize on the Web 2.0/3.0 Use social media distribution tools to send out your RSS feed. You can take advantage of social media distribution platforms, such as Hellotxt.com or Ping.fm , which can distribute your RSS content to over 100+ different social media websites around the world.

Facebook Insights from Social Media Club Hawaii | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

Saving Time by Cross-Posting Content to more than One Social Network WordPress Plugin for Facebook: Wordbook On other sites, use the FB login, such as Trip Advisor. Twitterfeed to auto post your blog entries to Twitter Blog RSS Reader Facebook App Credibility of social messages and people connections Facebook is now subject to phishing emails; don’t follow links from email! Same goes for other social networks, gmail, PayPal, your bank, etc.)

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook by Tamar Weinberg on December 10, 2008 Share Social media mimics real relationships — in many cases. Here are some egregious sins that you must not perform on social media sites.

HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers

Kikolani

Your readers are essentially your customers, and since it is important for businesses to use social media as a listening tool to listen to their customers, so should bloggers use social media to listen to their readers. social media ? Another great use of social media is reputation management. com blogs), Ping.fm, and FourSquare accounts. RSS Updates to Social Networks in HootSuite. Ditto if you use Ping.fm

Twitterfeed, HootSuite RSS Feeds, and Blog Posting Schedules

Kikolani

Aside from missing out on your favorite bloggers’ posts, updating your feed automatically with one of these services allows you to: Have your social networks updated often, even when you’re offline. I wouldn’t call these cons, but here are some things to consider when choosing an RSS feed to automatically update to your social networks. If the feed does not seem to be updating to your social accounts, you can try to switch it to GUID.

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Why Hootsuite is BAD for Facebook Pages and is KILLING the Ability.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Why Hootsuite is BAD for Facebook Pages and is KILLING the Ability for Your Messages to go Viral 8.26.10 Thanks for making these great improvements, Hootsuite:-) A few posts ago we mentioned that Hootsuite is one of our favorite social networking tools- We’d like to clarify that statement. Comment by davidparisstudio | March 2, 2010 | Reply I use to use ping.fm

Spray and Pray Marketing 2.0

Buzz Marketing for Technology

And their tactics are shifting from more Outbound Marketing like email and direct mail to more Inbound Marketing using SEO, Blogging and Social Media. 5 of the top 10 media properties are blogs – and blogging has become a “quantity game” with the most successful blogs being multiblogger blogs who can post 5 times before lunch. This way it gets in front of as many of these audiences as possible since you never know how someone will consume your media today.

Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Opinion , Social Media > Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League by Tamar Weinberg on June 30, 2008 Share Earlier this month, Plurk was discovered and has had social media addicts abuzz with the “new Twitter clone,&# especially as a result of Twitter downtime.

Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

A Big Brand’s Social Strategy Really Means ‘Facebook’ by MediaPost Online Media Daily. Justin Archer notes that despite the fact that for much of the Fortune 500, “social media” really means “Facebook,’ many still fall short in this area. through Ping.fm [[link] how to specify which of your friends’ photos display on your Facebook profile page, how to create quizzes, block ads and more in this helpful post.

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PR needs to Focus on Conversations

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Obviously PR firms could add “digital media” as a compliment to “traditional media” but upper management doesn’t care about digital media. PR should be trying to help us OWN as much digital media land as we can – that specifically relate to the conversations that are important for your company to be a part of. Ping this on Ping.fm. It’s no secret that the number of publications has declined over the last few years.

The Blogger’s Guide to Meaningful Engagement on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter

ProBlogger

When it comes to social media, Facebook, Google+, and Twitter are the big three. If you’re not on these social sites, then you are missing out on great business opportunities. Hangouts: This feature of Google+ is for that person who is truly social. Add Google+ to your website: Google+ can improve social engagement but it can also help your SEO efforts , too, which is why I recommend putting the Google+ button on your content. Social Media

Twitter Updates for 2009-03-03

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-03-03 March 3, 2009 by Taylor Marek Taylor is still hobbling around from last nights FUN! hence why I don’t use ping.fm Oh well, that’s what you get typing on a phone… # What I this Ping.fm link] # What I this Ping.fm link] # What I this Ping.fm

7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks December 21st, 2010 Tweet I first heard about Amplify earlier this year; I believe it was at the January chapter meeting of IABC/DC Metro. As the year went by, I found myself playing more and more with Amplify and now it’s become one of my top three social networks.

Four Blogging Tools to Make your Content Go Further

ProBlogger

is sort-of like a social network for infographic and visualization sharing (talk about niche markets). Here’s a breakdown of what BuzzSumo actually does: Allows you to search for content that has been widely shared within social media sites. Use Hootsuite to manage and distribute your social media. Manage social networks, schedule messages, engage your audiences, and measure ROI right from the Hootsuite dashboard. Vimeo, Instagram, ping.fm