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. mappiing social

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?

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Social Commerce IQ 2012 [Report]

Mindjumpers

The most recent report from 8th Bridge provides an overview and trend evaluation of the most recent state of Social Commerce. Customer Survey. A survey among 1,819 U.S. 43 % of survey participants have asked their Facebook friends for advice before buying a product.

Trust Barometer Reveals Need For Mature Social Media

Dave Fleet

Yesterday I was privileged to attend the Toronto launch of the Canadian results of Edelman’s 2011 Trust Barometer survey with my employer, Richard Edelman. The broad findings of this year’s survey are themselves interesting: Credentials Count More Than Ever.

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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The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation

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Such is true for social networks and the digital persona and resulting experiences we create and cultivate. These relationships evolved into our social graphs and ultimately our interest graphs and forever changing how we discover, share, and learn.

Digital and Social Reputation Ignored by Many Executives

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According to the Zeno Digital Readiness Survey many executives fail to consider social media reputation when making business decisions. I can only assume that they have not yet felt the effects of a social media crisis.).

Formula for Social Media Success

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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. Acting on Intelligence from Social Media, 2011).

Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

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Why are social analytics so important? You may recognize these five states from the research I’ve been doing over the past few years How to Organize for Social Media Measurement Read the report, print it out, and share with others. link] Dan Whitehouse Social analysis.

22 Social Media Marketing Management Software & Services Reviewed - Online Marketing Blog

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Social Media Marketing is no different. Over the past 6-9 months, I’ve been researching and reviewing a variety of social media management tools that help with everything from source network connections to campaign & social content management to monitoring & measurement.

10 Items For Your 2013 Stategic Plan

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Although the majority of businesses are using social media in one form or another a report from the Society of Human Resource Managemen t (SHRM) says 72 percent of businesses don’t have a clear strategy or goals for their social media activities. A social audit.) Social Audit.

How is Social Media Affecting Your Business Strategy?

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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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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.

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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2011 Trends: Make Your Corporate Site A Social Media Hub

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EyeforTravel published their 2011 Trends and their number one pick is the increasing need to integrate social content and activity on your corporate website. Sites will become a hub to aggregate and explain activity on social networks, and add long-form value.

Social Intelligence: The Right Sequence for Success

Proactive Report

Over the past few years there has been a lot of discussion about how to measure digital content and social media activity. Most of the focus has been on measuring after you have put out content online and in social media. Social intelligence is much easier to gather, if you know how.

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

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The Techcrunch acquisition dispels those myths 4 days ago « Upcoming Research Teaser: What do Employers Want in a Corporate Social Media Strategist? The social software space has ballooned into a disparate set of technologies, data types, and over 1000 vendors confusing buyers.

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List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

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The issue of lack of scale is resonating with social strategists –as a result, the market is developing new tools that will help them manage them. This is one component of Social CRM, which if you haven’t heard about, please read the report on the 18 use cases of Social CRM.

The Business of Social Media: B2B and B2C Engagement by the Numbers | Brian Solis

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In almost every scenario I’ve encountered, executives, marcom and service executives, and brand managers have generally assumed that social and interactive activities and programming were ideally best suited for consumer applications.

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Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’

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The Techcrunch acquisition dispels those myths 2 days ago « People on the Move in the Social Business Industry: Sept 21, 2010 Upcoming Research Teaser: What do Employers Want in a Corporate Social Media Strategist? timbursch Do you think we will see a Social ID, similar to OpenID?

The State of the Blogosphere 2010

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Respondents for the survey, which was administered in English, represented 24 countries. This graph shows us that a majority of bloggers are indeed veterans. The Media in Social Media To tell a more complete story, bloggers must balance text with other forms of media.

Brand Monitoring, Social Analytics, Social Insights

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Social data is overwhelming. Two trends, social analytics intelligence, and social business value networks, which I’ll discuss at a later time. The above graphic lists the Social CRM Use Cases (read the full report). Social Analytics Intelligent.

50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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Yet remember email is a social network. Collectual these folks own social media budgets: LIST [link] in reply to spicedawg56 1 week ago « Community Platform Pricing for New Clients Scorecard: Should Startups Have Community Managers? Of course, the first thing to do is to first understand how your community uses social technologies, start by using this free social technographics profile generator. Collect case studies of social media success.

Mix of Social Media Trends 2011

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Digital Influence Mapping Project Home About John Speaking & Events Papers Contact Archives Links Useful Tools December 28, 2010 My Mix of Social Media Trends 2011 It's trendy to write a "trends" post at the end of the year.   Is Social Media Killing the Brand Web Site?

Associations rank low in Digital IQ Index

SocialFish

The ranking is comprised of more than 350 data points across four dimensions: Site, Digital Marketing, Social Media and Mobile. The top 5 ranked industry associations in the survey are: 11. Congrats to Todd Carpenter and the gang from NAR; Lorraine Wilson , Don Blake and the gang from NEA; Rin-rin Yu , Chad Davis and the gang from NAHB, and the social media teams at NFIB and AMA. Actually, low is kind. I believe the words used were “challenged&# and “feeble.&#.

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

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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 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?

6 Lessons Learned From the Demise of MySpace | facebook | Social.

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 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.),