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Grudge match bike race could turn a profit for a nonprofit - News Sentinel

Grudge match bike race could turn a profit for a nonprofit - News Sentinel | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Grudge match bike race could turn a profit for a nonprofitNews SentinelSometimes nonprofit organizations find new twists in fundraising, and for Andy Welfle and Alex Brown, who both work in nonprofits, a grudge match bike race ...
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Why Every Local Business Needs a Mobile Website

Why Every Local Business Needs a Mobile Website | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
More than 6 out of 10 smartphone users rely on their phones to find local information, but yet less than 7 percent of small-business websites are optimized for mobile viewing. What a waste!
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What Exactly Is a 'Social Business'?

What Exactly Is a 'Social Business'? | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Customer Relationships - Here we go again. We have a new buzzword. Social media experts, and many others, are now talking about Social Business. But being a social business is not about having ...
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How to promote an event using social media

How to promote an event using social media | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Blog post at Social-able : Holding an event? Wondering how to best promote it? There is certainly one thing you that cannot afford to ignore - Social media.
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Foursquare Gets a Makeover: Here's What's New

Foursquare Gets a Makeover: Here's What's New | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
After a week of dropping hints from its Twitter account, Foursquare has finally launched its redesigned app.
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MediaPost Publications SPAT: Use Social Media, PR To Jump-start Your Campaign 06/04/2012

MediaPost Publications SPAT: Use Social Media, PR To Jump-start Your Campaign 06/04/2012 | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it

SPAT: Use Social Media, PR To Jump-start Your Campaign. More cause marketing campaigns are activated by low-cost and no-cost social media and public relations than by advertising.

 

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The 10 Most Misleading Social Media Metrics in the World

The 10 Most Misleading Social Media Metrics in the World | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Numbers. You want them. I want them. We all want them. But there is a big problem with all these social media numbers that are soooo important to the success of your business—many don’t mean squat.
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3 New Facebook Features You Need to Know About… And Other Hot Topics. | Constant Contact Blogs

3 New Facebook Features You Need to Know About… And Other Hot Topics. | Constant Contact Blogs | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it

 Are you willing to pay for more attention on Facebook? Do you want to share your Facebook responsibilities without losing control? Are you having trouble managing your Facebook schedule? If you answered yes to any of these questions, Facebook has something new for you this week.

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Social network for kids focuses on sharing DIY creations

Social network for kids focuses on sharing DIY creations | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Targeting “kids who make,” DIY aims to give creative children an online space to celebrate and share their creations.
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Five Trends Help to Create "Nonprofits of the Future," Report Says - Innovation - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

Five Trends Help to Create "Nonprofits of the Future," Report Says - Innovation - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it

The nonprofit field isn’t going to simply bounce back a few years from now to the state it was in before the recession. That’s the message behind a new report by La Piana Consulting, which explores five trends that are hastening the emergence of a new nonprofit landscape.

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Why should you be using Hootsuite to manage your Social Media?

Why should you be using Hootsuite to manage your Social Media? | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Blog post at Social-able : Do you ever feel overwhelmed by all the social media channels you have to manage?  It’s hardly surprising if you do feel this way.
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6 Crowdfunding Mistakes That Can Kill a Campaign

6 Crowdfunding Mistakes That Can Kill a Campaign | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
But for as many successful crowdfunding campaigns as you hear about, many more completely fail to meet funding goals.
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Seven Fundraising Secrets for Nonprofits Revealed!

Seven Fundraising Secrets for Nonprofits Revealed! | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Need to know how to drum up more donations for your nonprofit? MarketingProfs blogger Rob Wu reveals fundraising secrets gleaned from fundraising powerhouse Ruthellen Rubin.
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Coke Ad Made of Security Cam Footage Goes Viral; Is It Real?

Coke Ad Made of Security Cam Footage Goes Viral; Is It Real? | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
A feel-good Coca-Cola ad made up footage from security cameras has gone viral, but some doubt its veracity.
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Seven Effective Ways to Integrate Social, Local, and Mobile

Seven Effective Ways to Integrate Social, Local, and Mobile | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Social Media - Have your marketing efforts gone...
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One Size Doesn't Fit All: Social Media For Multiple Target Markets

One Size Doesn't Fit All: Social Media For Multiple Target Markets | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Learn how you can optimize your social media efforts for multiple target markets.
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Social Business Intelligence: Wisdom from the Outside-In

Social Business Intelligence:  Wisdom from the Outside-In | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it

When interpreted via a sensible methodology, data becomes intelligence. When viewed through the lens of real consumer behavior, intelligence becomes wisdom. Social Business Intelligence is all about wisdom- the wisdom to listen, to interpret, and to act authentically.

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Facebook Will Disappear by 2020, Says Analyst

Facebook will be virtually irrelevant by decade's end, believes at least one hedge fund manager. Here's why.
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Pinterest locked in stalemate with image owners

Pinterest locked in stalemate with image owners | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Image-sharing site Pinterest has been in negotiations for months with photo service Getty. A breakthrough could dispel some of the copyright questions hanging over the red-hot start-up -- but one expert says not to hold your breath.
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10 Creative Ways to Market on Pinterest | Jeffbullas's Blog

10 Creative Ways to Market on Pinterest | Jeffbullas's Blog | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Pinterest is a fast emerging visually oriented social network that provides a platform that can bring out the creative marketer. So how can you market your business on Pinterest whether you are a B2B or a B2C company?
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12 Must-Have Resources for Getting Started With SEO

12 Must-Have Resources for Getting Started With SEO | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Want to get started on educating yourself about SEO? Don't know where to begin? MarketingProfs guest blogger Charles Sipes has a list to help you learn what you need to know about SEO.
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Email Marketing Has Gone to the Dogs … and We Couldn’t Be Happier | Constant Contact Blogs

Email Marketing Has Gone to the Dogs … and We Couldn’t Be Happier | Constant Contact Blogs | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it

Have you heard the story of The Dog with a Hole in His Heart? His life was saved when a Massachusetts-based nonprofit, Fairy Dogparents raised over $6,000 from just one email and paid for his lifesaving surgery.

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6 Tips to Promote Your Business on Social Media | Favourite Hobbies

6 Tips to Promote Your Business on Social Media | Favourite Hobbies | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
There are a number of factors affecting the economy of any business and to earn utmost yields they must promote through social media, which is the largest marketing podium available and that too most of it for free.
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Texting and Walking: 65% of You Do it

Texting and Walking: 65% of You Do it | Food for Thought Social Media | Scoop.it
Do you text while you walk? 65% of those polled admitted to texting while walking.
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