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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.

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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

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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. In present day context, these graphs define our personal, family, or business communities on social networking websites – Jeremiah Owyang , Industry Analyst, The Altimeter Group. We’re social creatures. mappiing social

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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. In present day context, these graphs define our personal, family, or business communities on social networking websites – Jeremiah Owyang , Industry Analyst, The Altimeter Group. We’re social creatures.

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7 Social Media Predictions for 2023 (according to experts)

Buffer Marketing

Keeping that in mind, we — along with experts — outline what we’ve noticed people are picking up more of in the industry and make observations about what the future might hold for social media in 2023. Share them with us on our social media @buffer !

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Top 6 Social Media Trends to Expect in 2023  

Ignite Social Media

Social media is constantly evolving. Of course, brands need to have a social media presence — but it’s not enough to just be present. Here are the top 6 social media trends to expect in 2023. Photo from Ignite Social Media Campaigns.

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Top 6 Social Media Trends to Expect in 2023  

Ignite Social Media

Social media is constantly evolving. Of course, brands need to have a social media presence — but it’s not enough to just be present. Here are the top 6 social media trends to expect in 2023. . Photo from Ignite Social Media Campaigns.

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New Report Highlights the Decline of Facebook and IG, as TikTok Becomes the New Home of Entertainment

Social Media Today

Facebook has spent years getting you to build your social graph, but people don't care about content from their immediate connections so much anymore

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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. Educate your employees – all your employees – about the far-reaching effects a social media comment can have. Understand how social content gets indexed in search results and how search affects your reputation.

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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.

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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?

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The Customers’ Voice, Your Social Graph and Your Reputation

Proactive Report

Social media impacts every part of your business. Understands the power of social media for positive and negative impact. Makes social media a part of their risk management strategy. Educates their employees – all employees – about the far-reaching effects a social media comment can have. Understands how social content gets indexed in search results and how search affects your reputation.

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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. Open social graph will lead to personalized web experiences and publishers will be able use behavioral targeting. All this is good news for businesses and highlights the importance of having a strong web and social presence.

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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.

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The Top 25 Social Media Monitoring Tools [Updated for 2021]

Keyhole.co

This Social Media Monitoring Tools List has been updated as of November 2020. Social media monitoring is the act of paying attention to what is being said on social media. And this is where social media monitoring tools come into place.

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Social Media News #Australia March 1st 2021 Livestream

Laurel Papworth

In today’s news broadcast we are covering body image on social media, how health info is gathered and sold by Government, and how negative criticism online can lead to TV shows chasing the story down. Social Media NEWS from Laurel’s studio in the Blue Mountains of NSW.

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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&#. For companies engaged in social media activities, this is a clear pointer that they need to incorporate a range of spokespeople in their activities. Social media comes in at the bottom of the list. Does that count as social media?

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Top 22 Social Media Monitoring Tools To Stay Informed In 2023

Keyhole.co

Social media monitoring is the act of paying attention to what is being said on social media. In recent years, we have come to understand that social media monitoring is your brand’s first line of defense against a potential crisis. Sprout Social.

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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. There are many technical aspects that even non-techie marketers need to be aware of to get the most out of their social media efforts. Open Graph. But what happens when someone shares your content on social media sites? social post, ad, etc.), Social Media

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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. However I’ve spotted a disturbing trend amongst many marketers who utilize social media; they don’t know how to track it properly! Generating x% increase of website visits through social media channels. Tracking Social the Proper Way.

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Social Media Strategy Template

The 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. However, only 38 percent of companies say they have a defined social media strategy. Meritus Media Inc., Map the brand’s social graph. Meritus Media Inc.

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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.

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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. Graph Search offers an entirely new way to explore your social life by asking questions in a natural language and even very specific queries. Personally, I’m looking very much forward to experiencing Graph Search.

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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. Looking at the speakers, I’d love to hear from Stephanie Schierholz, the social media manager for NASA–what a cool job! This event has more of a marcomm angle, and you’ll see many of DC’s most dedicated social media geeks there (including Maddie and me.)

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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. Tara Hunt, Author/Startup Founder @missrogue.

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Social Media Strategy Template

The 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. Despite this rapid growth of social media, only 38 percent of companies say they have a defined content strategy. Meritus Media Inc., Map the brand’s social graph.

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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. In this ever-changing world of social media, marketers and business owners need to be willing to adapt very quickly, and look to the future, expecting these technologies to change fast, and the rules that go with them.

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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 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?

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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. I’ve been giving some keynote presentations and one day workshop in the last year on Big Data and Social Media, and this is a summary of the marketing part of those workbooks. SMH big data social media. Social Media Trained the Matrix (Big Data).

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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. Distribution of number of friends: As shown in the graph, only 10% of people have less than 10 friends, 20% have less than 25 friends, while 50% (the median) have over 100 friends. More details on the study can be found on: > The Anatomy of the Facebook Social Graph , J.

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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. Social Media Governance 2011 ) In the US 55 percent use search alerts , but only 16 percent are using a social media monitoring tool. Acting on Intelligence from Social Media, 2011).

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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. But the disparity between the sexes is closing – after fairly slow growth over the past few years 2013 has seen a sudden surge in men using social networks, according to Pew Research. How they use social media is different too – there are definite preferences for certain social platforms.

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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?

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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. The number of social media monitoring tools has exploded and at last count there were over 200 on the market. Map your brand’s social graph. Find the influencers in each node of the graph. Social Media Case Studies

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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). However, as the posts and articles highlighted below show, plenty of questions remain, such as how much should we budget for social media? What’s the best process for developing a social media marketing plan?

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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 my favorite sales guy here at Avaya (who writes the blog called: A Sales Guy) recently wrote an article on: Why Your Social Graph Will Be Worth as Much as Your Home - where he cites: “If employers, or recruiters can’t learn about you online, through your social graph, they won’t be interested.” Tags: social media

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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. ChompOn, a group-buying site similar to Living Social and Groupon, recently revealed that at the end of a purchase, if the customer “shares” the purchase on Facebook, it’s worth $14 to their business. Eventbrite, the social ticketing site, sold another $2.52

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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. Perhaps this might be too narrowly focused for everyone, but it is a perfect digital PR tool, since we need to know who in our social graph is getting media coverage and what they’re saying. 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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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.

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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! This post is a collaboration between Mashable’s Summer of Social Good charitable fundraiser and Max Gladwell ‘s “10 Ways&# series.

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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?

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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. Cool Social Media Tools. Storefront Social. A free app for Apple iOS devices that enables users to manage multiple social media accounts at once.

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7 Surefire TikTok Marketing Strategies That Get Results 

Ignite Social Media

With over 1 billion monthly active users, TikTok is undoubtedly the hottest social media platform — and for good reason. There’s even talk that TikTok will pass Instagram this year as the number two social media site. Brands have got to listen, TikTok is staying.

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