Is Facebook’s Social Graph Beacon 2.0?

Socialized

The most far reaching announcement is the introduction of what is called the Social Graph API, a convention that allows developers (anyone with a Web site or a blog) to easily embed “Like” buttons and other functions on their sites, allowing users to “bring” their Faceboook identities wherever they go on the Web, outside of Facebook’s walled garden. Social plugins like the Like button and the activity feed enable you to offer social experiences with just a line of HTML.

Mapping Your Social Graph

Proactive Report

Social media has extended the reach and influence of your stakeholders – they’re on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and they’re connecting to each other. The Social Graph is the representation of our relationships. We’re social creatures.

Mapping the Brand’s Social Graph

Proactive Report

Social media has extended the reach and influence of your stakeholders – they’re on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and they’re connecting to each other. The Social Graph is the representation of our relationships. We’re social creatures.

Everloop promises: No child left without a social graph

Socialized

Everloop, which bills itself as an e-learning social network, claims “All tweens are left out of the social graph because they must be over 13 in order to legally use services such as Facebook. Without having a centralized online community of their own, a tween’s social media experience is disparate

Google+, Google Apps and Your Social Graph

Proactive Report

Google+ and Mapping Your Social Graph. When Google releases its G+ business model, Circles will address the need for clustering stakeholders and community members: employees, customers, bloggers, media people, analysts, vendors etc. Social Media Case Studies

The Customers’ Voice, Your Social Graph and Your Reputation

Proactive Report

Social media impacts every part of your business. Understand the power of social media for positive and negative impact. Make social media a part of your risk management strategy. And I hope they know how to take care of this social and search content.

Demystifying the Technical Side of Social Media

Razor Social

Social media is now a key part of every marketing strategy. But in order to successfully leverage social channels to promote your business, you need to be more than just creative. Open Graph. But what happens when someone shares your content on social media sites?

33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far

Webbiquity SMM

Given the widespread adoption of social media marketing practices, the “if” and “when” questions seemed to have now been resolved by most midsized and larger companies (and a lot of small companies as well). How do we demonstrate the ROI of social efforts?

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

Convince & Convert

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 The Science of Inequality – Finding Your Influential Customers April 28th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Does social media breed inequality?

38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

Manage all of your social media accounts from a single login on your iPhone? Make more productive use of your time on social networking sites? Find tools to do all of the above and much more in this collection of helpful business, online and social media tools, apps and reviews.

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Anatomy of Facebook: The World is Getting Smaller! [Study]

Mindjumpers

Both of the studies show that Facebook, as a social network is both global and local – it connects people who are far apart, but also enables connections locally. More details on the study can be found on: > The Anatomy of the Facebook Social Graph , J.

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LoveFilm: Facebook traffic’s increased 300% with Facebook social graph

Danny WhatMough

Fascinating stats from NMA today , revealing the potential impact of Facebook social graph for brands, businesses and publishers: LoveFilm said it had increased traffic from Facebook by 300% and had seen thousands of users ‘like’ movie and actor pages. Brands that see integration like this as a shortcut to social media nirvana will be sadly disappointed. social media facebook lovefilm nma open graphTweet.

Facebook Updates that May Warrant a Marketing Plan Tweak!

Harp Interactive

They are most likely to interact with brands and each other on social networks…especially Facebook where they spend hours on end. It is hard for marketers to keep up with all the developments on Facebook, let alone in the social universe.

Social Media Strategy Template

Proactive Report

Download the PDF of the Social Media Strategy Template here. In January 2014 almost three-quarters of all adults were active in social media, according to the Pew Research Center. 92% of marketers claim that social media marketing is important for their business.

16 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Social Media Company

Harp Interactive

Recently an entrepreneur friend of mine called me long distance to pick my brain about what questions should he be asking candidates applying for Social Media Consultant’s position. I am sure many of you have similar concerns regarding hiring a company for your social media and SEO needs. This blogpost is meant as a guide for HR and business owners/managers to help them hire social media contractors that will deliver real results and not just rack up billable hours.

Facebook Graph Search: Why Investors Shouldn’t Worry

Mindjumpers

Much anticipated, Mark Zuckerberg unveiled this week that Facebook has built Graph Search – a search engine within Facebook that combines web search with your social graph thus making it possible to search your entire life and those of your friends.

Trust Barometer Reveals Need For Mature Social Media

Dave Fleet

Social media and trust. Deeper within this year’s results, there are some really interesting findings for people in the social media space: The fall of “people like me&#. Social media comes in at the bottom of the list.

Upcoming social media events in DC

SocialFish

Not one, but two events that I’d love to attend are just around the corner– The Social Graph Clinic DC , and What’s Next DC. The Social Graph Clinic DC.

Why Twitter May Never Be Financially Viable

Convince & Convert

Tara Hunt , author of The Power of Social Networking: Using the Whuffie Factor to Build Your Business , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss the borderless world of the social web, monetizing Twitter, and why she unfriended her boyfriend on Pinterest.

Social Media Strategy Template

Proactive Report

Download the PDF of the Social Media Strategy Template here. Almost three-quarters of all adults are active in social media, according to the Pew Research Center. 92% of marketers claim that social media marketing is important for their business.

9 Actionable Ways To Prove & Track Your Social Media

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

For the last few years, social media has taken the marketing world by storm, if you aren’t engaging with your visitors then you’re probably putting yourself at a massive disadvantage against your competitors who do. Generating x% increase of website visits through social media channels.

30 Social Media Sites, Tools, Posts and Articles that I Bookmarked from 2010

Direct Marketing Observations

One of the things that I do throughout the year though is, I stockpile sites, blog posts, articles, tools and things that just catch my eye-Oh yea that’s called social bookmarking isn’t it? So it starts with this resource: 100+ Upcoming Social Media & Tech Events.

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Your Constantly Evolving, Constantly Changing Social Media Plan

Stay N' Alive

In a world of "Generation Me", with Millenials being raised on the internet and using technology and social media for most of their lives, marketing, and technology is so much different! It''s for this reason that social networks evolve so quickly.

Social Media is Dead, Long Live Big Data

Laurel Papworth

Shares Social Media has trained artificial intelligence and now Big Data is taking over. They are focussing on the DATA behind social media. SMH big data social media. Social Media Trained the Matrix (Big Data).

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Why You Should Link To Social Media

Small Business Mavericks

Are you linking to your social media profiles? In fact, fewer than 20% of SMBs link to social media profiles, and they’re making a big mistake. There are two primary reasons you should link from your website or blog to social media websites : It builds your social authority. Your Social Authority. Just as there is a link graph the search engines use to measure your authority, there is a social graph.

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

Convince & Convert

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 Critical Services Agencies Must Provide to Stay Relevant in Social Media March 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Is there a future for agencies in a social media world?

Formula for Social Media Success

Proactive Report

To be successful in social media you need to l isten, learn and respond. Some companies are not even listening: In Europe just under a third of companies have implemented monitoring and analysis of the social media conversations. It pays to map your social graph.

Men Closing the Social Media Gap

Proactive Report

I am sure this is no big surprise, but two recent studies have found that women are more active in social media than men. How they use social media is different too – there are definite preferences for certain social platforms.

Trends for 2012: Social Media Intelligence

Proactive Report

I saw one today in the Huffington Post that caught my eye because I agree with the 4 trends Beverly Macy highlighted: The rise of Social Intelligence. Social media education and training. Social Intelligence. Map your brand’s social graph.

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Social Media makes for Better Interviews

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So if you agree with this premise I would say that those work samples should be the “social presence” of your candidate. Moreover he expects online vetting of dates, baby sitters etc will only increase and “having an online social presence will be the required price to play.”

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10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking 10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media Written on July 14, 2009 by Justin Levy in charity , mashable , social media 3 Comments - Leave a comment!

Tweeting of purchases is a plug that money can’t buy – Social Media ROI Monetization

Laurel Papworth

Those little “Facebook Share” and “Tweet This” buttons are starting to show real power in the emerging C2C (Customer to Customer) media channels. Eventbrite, the social ticketing site, sold another $2.52 How much is a a Tweet worth, in dollar terms?

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Digital PR Tool of the Week: Newsle

Proactive Report

One of the factors you should be monitoring is who in your social graph is getting media attention. Once you sign up it connects to your social accounts and then tracks which of your followers, fans and friends is showing in the news.

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4 Detective Tricks to Find Your Customers in Social Media | Social.

Convince & Convert

A major component of answering those questions effectively is understanding in which social outposts your customers are concentrated. Companies should follow, not lead, their customers across the social Web. Here are 4 ways to find out where your customers are in social media: 1. Hire a Spy Flowtown and Rapleaf are two of the leaders in the emerging field of social anthropology. Email Behavior Have you added links to your social outposts in your emails?

How is Social Media Affecting Your Business Strategy?

Proactive Report

Is social media important to the future success of your business? These execs see social media as a key factor in business strategy and direction. “ It’s not enough to be present on social networks. Social Media Strategy social media strategy strategy

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Is it That Easy?

Proactive Report

Last week I wrote that for a company to successfully integrate social media with their PR activities they have to listen, learn and respond. Building social graphs has not been part of our PR practice. What does their social graph look like?

Integrating Email and Social Media with Flowtown | Email Marketing.

Convince & Convert

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 Integrating Email and Social Media with Flowtown February 10th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Aren’t social media and email more alike than they are different?

The Small Wins From Social Media

Twist Image

Big brands are trying to make big moves in social media. This type of scenario is being played out across the social media channels in getting followers and retweets on Twitter , views, subscribers and positive reviews on YouTube , receiving comments and sharing of blog posts and beyond. It''s not just about social media marketing, either. The caution with social media is that these connected channels are highly personal. mass media.

Applying Social Network Analysis to Social Media

Net-Savvy Executive

Social network analysis has been a part of social media analysis ( not the same thing ) for a long time, but it hasn't been central to the social media discussion lately. replies Probably weaker than a social network connection, but stronger than a follow.

What is the Role of PR in Social Media?

Proactive Report

Back in 2000 a little book was published that predicted the rise of what is now called social media. You have to listen to your audience and dig deep into that social graph to discern what kind of content you should be producing and who would be interested in it.