The big list of 100 tools, tips and tricks to work more efficiently online 7.2K Flares Filament.io 7.2K Flares × What does it take to be productive? It’s a question I often ask myself and to be honest I don’t have a great answer for it yet. A 24-Hour Social Media Marketing Plan for Your Startup It only takes one day--24 hours--to roll out a social media marketing strategy that can boost your bottom line. That is, if you know how to spend your time. The big three--LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter-- along with secondary social media sites like Foursquare, Groupon and ShareSquare, all offer once-unimaginable marketing tools. HOW TO: Get the Most Out of Twitter #Hashtags One of the most complex features of Twitter for new users to understand is the hashtag, a topic with a hash symbol ("#") at the start to identify it. Twitter hashtags like #followfriday help spread information on Twitter while also helping to organize it. The hashtag is a favorite tool of conferences and event organizers, but it's also a way for Twitter users to organize themselves: if everyone agrees to append a certain hashtag to tweets about a topic, it becomes easier to find that topic in search, and more likely the topic will appear in Twitter's Trending Topics.
10 Social Media Tools You Need to Stand Out Online Social media is a prevalent part of our personal and professional lives. Between Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn and the myriad of social networking sites now available. it is easy to find ourselves sucked into a black hole of unending likes, comments, retweets and shares. There is no doubt that social media is a phenomenal tool to build and grow an online presence. However, managing a social media presence in an effective and productive way can be tricky. With the daily barrage of streaming content, many find the overload enough to leave their head spinning and reason enough to run from social media, never looking back. Yet there’s no denying the power of social media marketing and how necessary it is to a business in today’s online world.
The Life of a Social Media Manager: How to Spend Time on Social Media You spend part—maybe all—of your day on social media, hopping from network to network, checking analytics, planning ahead, and performing the sundry tasks of a social media manager job. Would it help to know that you’re not alone with keeping such a varied schedule? That your time on social media is shared by others? I was curious for myself whether my social media marketing manager workload and workflow were similar to someone else’s. Do we perform the same tasks? Do we create similar content?
How to build & manage a monitoring dashboard Download this one-page flyer to get set up in Google Reader or Netvibes. Settle on a favorite tool and then let info & updates come to you! Target audience: Small to mid-size nonprofits, cause organizations, agencies, brands, NGOs, Web publishers, individuals. Watch the Walkthrough « Social Network Tracking, Monitoring, Engagement and Reporting – Social Report New to Social Report or want to learn more? We've put together several videos that take you through the product. From short 2-3 minute overviews to complete training webinar recordings covering a range of topics. Introduction to Social Report Social Report Features Overview White Label Social Media Dashboard Live recording from recent webinar Social Search with Social Report Social Content Syndication ROI and Social Media
4 Great (free) Tools to Measure Social Sentiment and 4 Important Stats Now is the time to be taking the measuring of Social Sentiment seriously. The old metrics of volume and instant digital results are no longer good enough. They only tell a part of the story, the tip of the iceberg. Influence, awareness and measurement of conversation are becoming more and more important with the rise of the social web. STAT 1. 53% of people on Twitter recommend companies and/or products in their Tweets, with 48% of them delivering on their intention to buy the product. (ROI Research for Performance, June 2010) Three Cool and Inexpensive Tools to Track Twitter Hashtags Judging by the outcry over Tweetchat having to close, due to Twitter’s new API restructuring, and the interest shown in replacement platforms, it’s fair to say that Twitter chats continue to be popular for both Twitter users and brands alike. The ease in which topics and conversations can be filtered using the hashtag on Twitter enforces the idea that, when done right, Twitter chats and their attached hashtags are a great way to solicit feedback, user experience, crowdsourcing and more. To make that ease even more effective, here are three cool hashtag trackers that don’t need a second mortgage to use. 1. Tagboard The first platform is one I came across just last week, called Tagboard.
22 Social Media Marketing Management Software & Services Reviewed With every online marketing channel and discipline, there must be tools to make the task of marketing more efficient and effective. 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.
Small Business Marketing - 100 Great Call To Action Examples I have broken this list of 100 Great Email Call To Action Examples up into categories that make sense to me and possibly to the people that I am trying to reach. While they ARE somewhat grouped, I have not alphabetized them or put them in precise order as I actually use these to spark the creative process! Some places you can use these call to action examples include in banner ads, google adwords, in your email newsletters, on your webpages, basically anywhere you want to have someone do something! Ease Them In Call To Action Examples Gentle, Non Threatening Call To Action – great for free offers or when you are just getting people into your database. There is a chance that these will convert well (because they are gentle) or that they will flop (not giving a strong enough voice to the action) so make sure to test, test, test and see which is the best one!