Kmart Halloween Campaign Combines Social Media, Mommy Bloggers, Live Video — and Breaks A World Record

The Realtime Report

To get consumers excited about Halloween costumes, Kmart hired ad agency Draftfcb to create a live event, a social media campaign, a visually impressive ad — and to break a world record. Mommy bloggers were invited to view the event live, and it was streamed live on UStream.

3 Social Media Lessons from Charlie Sheen

Idaconcpts

Between his&# tiger blood&# , “winning&# , his “warlock brain&# has uttered so many quotable catch-phrases that is hard to avoid his presence anywhere in the media. While I don’t support his behavior, you can definitely take 3 important lessons from his social media strategy.

8 Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Live-Streaming

Ignite Social Media

Live-Streaming isn’t a new tactic, it’s been around awhile now with companies such as Live Stream and UStream just to name a few. The post 8 Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Live-Streaming appeared first on Ignite Social Media - The original social media agency.

Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

Tomorrow I am working with an esteemed group of coral reef scientists here in Hawaii to illustrate various ways to use social media. I will be using a version of The Social Media Game , an interactive learning process originally developed by my darling colleague Beth Kantor a few years ago. It just shows you how much app and platform development continues in the sphere of online social networks and mobile options. Social Network. Social Bookmarks.

My 9 Favorite iPhone Social Media Apps | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Apple , Social Media / My 9 Favorite iPhone Social Media Apps | Subcribe via RSS My 9 Favorite iPhone Social Media Apps February 22nd, 2010 Posted in Apple , Social Media Tweet Share As if spending countless hours on the computer with social media wasn’t enough, there’s a quite a few excellent apps out there that help you manage, monitor and communicate through your social media channels on the go.

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7 Social Media Trends You Need to Add to Your 2017 Strategy

Rebekah Radice

” There’s a lot to learn in looking at past social media trends. Here’s a look at the top trends that could make or break your social media marketing in 2017. My 7 predictions that will rapidly transform how your company uses social media.

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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 6 Dangerous Fallacies of Social Media October 8th, 2008 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet (Amazing Gangsta Chimp image by the talented Matt Cioffi ) You may have heard of social media.

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 3 Ways Infomercials Can Inspire Your Social Media June 24th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet I know, I know.

7 Social Media Trends You Need to Add to Your 2017 Strategy

Rebekah Radice

” There’s a lot to learn in looking at past social media trends. Here’s a look at the top trends that could make or break your social media marketing in 2017. My 7 predictions that will rapidly transform how your company uses social media.

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Social Media is Scary - How to Address Junior Employees

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 So, what can you do to address the myriad reasons for social media being scary? New Media and anything else that was related to those terms.

Cam Conversation: Business Travel to Hawaii, NextLevelHI, Facebook.

Bare Feet Studios

I am experimenting with the new uStream Producer “desktop application.&# Links Mentioned: Aliza Sherman – “Social Media Talent Exchange&# (I love that idea!)

The Unfortunate Investment of Social Media (and its Consequences)

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Using Digg as an instrument to get Digg’s attention has never clearly had an impact until last week’s “revolt,&# and the only reason why it had an impact then was because it was done off Digg’s site (in this case, Ustream ) and had plenty of press people standing behind it. This is not a regular practice on the social news giant, and unfortunately, that is probably the biggest thing causing its downfall.

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12 Questions When Considering A Hybrid Event

SocialFish

Livestream, Ustream and Qik are a few. Livestream and Ustream have upgrades for about $350 a month that contains non-advertising broadcast pages. Ustream has a similar mixing and broadcast feature built into its package.

Are Meerkat and Periscope Good News or Bad

Convince & Convert

And while we have had live streaming apps in the past like Livestream, Ustream and others, the time appears to now be right for live streaming. Sprout Social Shoutout. This week’s Sprout Social Shoutout is for David Armano. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

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Twitter’s Big Announcement

Janet Fouts

I just listened to the live Ustream broadcast of Twitter’s big announcement thanks to @Scoble and Ustream. Some are friends but it’s also business leaders, journalists, media. Tags: Social Media in Action Twitter twitter announcement

Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

That’s the way it goes in tech these days and it’s especially true when there is competition for share of voice on social platforms. Being mostly social media wonks and early adopters, it’s not surprising that several people told me they are using more than one of these apps.

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What Will New Twitter Mean For You?

Absolute PA

In the very early hours of yesterday (1am UK time – I watched the reveal on UStream ), Twitter announced the release of its latest version promising an easier, richer experience for users.

Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

That’s the way it goes in tech these days and it’s especially true when there is competition for share of voice on social platforms. Being mostly social media wonks and early adopters, it’s not surprising that several people told me they are using more than one of these apps.

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Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth

Iceland have turned to social media to ask the population to crowdsource writing Iceland’s new constitution. HOWEVER and it’s a big however, according to my 7 Steps of Social Media Engagement, these look very campaign based.

The Most Overlooked (But Simple) Ways to Use Live Streaming Video

Rebekah Radice

new in comparison to UStream and other pioneers). With the emergence of social media, business success depends on product and service almost as much as the likability of the brand. Behind the scenes at University Club Atop Symphony Towers – social media event!

The New Twitter

Mindjumpers

If you click on a tweet you’ll get a detail pane on the right side of your timeline that shows more details of the tweet; such as embedded media. Media You can see embedded media without leaving Twitter such as YouTube videos, Flickr pictures and live streaming from Ustream and more.

LeWeb Bingo!

Almost Savvy

Posted by Irene Koehler in Blogging , Business , Facebook , Networking , Social Media , Tips , Twitter on December 8, 2009 | one response Here in Paris, the excitement about LeWeb is palpable. If you are looking for a social media guru, youve come to the wrong place.

When The Media Plays Scrooge

Waxing UnLyrical

What surprised me (and not a little) is the way the media who were apprised of the event have portrayed this. It seems some of our local media can’t even do that. Mark as read Approve comment I will be UStreaming the caroling as we stop at each station.

Social Commerce And The New Consumer

Twist Image

It's not just Social Media. These evolutions of technology, media and the general digitization of information is forcing brands to rethink the most fundamental question they have ever asked themselves: "why do people buy from us?" " Over the past few days, I was honored to attend (and give a closing keynote presentation on the opening day) Radian6 's first-ever user conference in Boston, Social 2011. Social Commerce And The New Consumer. media.

Finally Convince and Convert Gets All Effed Up

Convince & Convert

I’ll also be starting a new series (hopefully we can make it regular) where I jump on Facebook and answer your questions about social media and content marketing live via streaming video (using VPype or UStream). Yep, I finally did it.

Preparing for the Next Disaster: The Future of #crisisdata

SocialFish

by Wendy Harman, Social Media Director, American Red Cross – Reposted with permission (original post appeared on the NTEN blog ). In the midst of inexplicable tragedy, my personal definition of the social web got rocked. The American Red Cross is mentioned more than 1,000 times per day on the social web. We have a robust social media presence on all the sites you’d expect: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, and our blog.

Facebook Live Will Dominate Video Streaming

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Facebook Live Will Dominate Video Streaming. Livestream and Ustream have been around for years, and Google+ Hangouts On Air were an incredible innovation. There's also the fact that Facebook Like gets to leverage the largest social platform in the world.

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Virtual Events: 7 Reasons To Use Them

Absolute PA

Thanks to improved technology, social media and the real time web, they provide a real alternative to off line events. Absolute PA offers a range of niche services to support small business owners with their marketing and events, particularly in the online and social media arena.

Wow Online Influencers With An In-Person Experience

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 Wow Online Influencers With An In-Person Experience July 9th, 2010 |Written By: Paula Hahn | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Paula Hahn Managing Director at Marina Maher Communications (MMC).

Blog World 2010 Recap – My Notes and Experiences

Kikolani

I have returned from Blog World Expo 2010 with new friends, 30 pages of notes, tons of pictures, two magazines, three books, a blank journal, a nice stack of business cards, four buttons, stickers, a yo-yo, and, most importantly, an elevated enthusiasm for the world of blogging and social media.

LIVE: podcamp+wordcamp Hawaii 2008

Bare Feet Studios

Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Audio , News , Podcasts , Social Media , Speaking , Video > LIVE: PodCamp+WordCamp Hawaii 2008 LIVE: PodCamp+WordCamp Hawaii 2008 by Shane Robinson on October 22, 2008 Aloha and E komo mai (welcome) to PodCamp+WordCamp Hawaii 2008 !

Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

but I was an early adopter of social networks from when I first opened my 3.5″ On the other hand, my first ever interaction on AOL was with someone who was separated from my social network by only one degree. My first social “network&# was also on AOL.

5 Tools I Am Willing to Pay for [And Recommend] to Improve My Blogs

ProBlogger

Ustream Producer Pro. How I Use Social Media to Promote my blogs. One of the great things about blogging is that it is very accessible to anyone with internet access.

webcammax Review

Koka Sexton

Like Ustream or video chats but it turns out it can record videos for editing too. How NOT to use your Social Media Marketing Manager!

WebcamMax Review - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Like Ustream or video chats but it turns out it can record videos for editing too. How NOT to use your Social Media Marketing Manager!

Latest Online Video Data Shows Strong Growth in Internet TV | Bare.

Bare Feet Studios

Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > News , Strategy > Thinking About Having Your Own TV Show?

7 Strategies for Growing Community on Your Blog

ProBlogger

In that example above we mentioned that 28,000 people responded to the poll – great social proof! People are trained by these social networks to interact – so it can be a great place to begin conversations and relationships that may lead to ongoing community.

What I Learned from an Indonesian Resort about Blogging

ProBlogger

Interacting with readers in a personal way on Twitter, Facebook, Ustream or other social media. Over the last two weeks I’ve been lucky enough to have some time away with my family in Singapore and Indonesia.

My Dad Held the Keys to an Untapped Niche Market

ProBlogger

Have you ever seen a tweet from Darren that says “Come over to Ustream andlet’s have a chat”? Dad had spent the last nine months listening to me banging on about blogging and social media, connecting through stories, and making money online. When entrepreneurs start online they usually blog about what they know. For me, that was study skills.

How to Write in a More Personal and Engaging Tone

ProBlogger

Using social media. Whether it’s Twitter or some other form of social media, or perhaps something else, if you have an outlet where you can share on a more personal level, it does seem to “humanize&# you a little. Multi-media. Similarly, using different forms of media has the potential to humanize you. While it’s not everyone’s cup of tea, multi-media can certainly add something when it comes to building personal connections.

New Media Expo 2008 Wrap up & Ideas

Bare Feet Studios

I loved being interviewed on TWIT, Web Pro World, and Tech Zulu, along with Sunny’s live uStream. Tagged as: industry , jim_kirks , mike_mcallen , newmediaexpo2008 , podcasting { 9 comments… read them below or add one } Arjun Singh August 23, 2008 at 8:36 pm I don’t know if my video comment actually uploaded, but Roz, it was great to learn more about you and your work at the New Media Expo. Those stats should open more eyes and help attract the media buyers.

10 Types of Killer Filler Content for Your Blog

ProBlogger

Last week I ran an impromptu Ustream chat session with my Twitter followers on the theme of Blogger Productivity (to celebrate the launch of Blog Wise ). These days much of this link sharing happens on social media but I still find readers love these posts. In fact when I’ve created these posts on dPS, they often become posts that others share on social media (e.g.

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The Unmissable Secret of Long Term Blogging Success.

ProBlogger

For others, it may be a uStream or an interview. I have three main ways I meet people: If a social media friend will be in the same city as you, casually offer to meetup.