I am asked all the time about social media sites for niche professional segments. It is possible to find social sites for just about every professional segment. Some are really popular and have great conversation, curation and discussion. Today I focus on Health and Medical sites.
A large percentage of the world now has Facebook and Twitter accounts and regularly tell their extended social networks their thoughts, hopes and fears. So how best do you manage your social media campaign. It's about the story, the campaign message focusing on a sound business strategy
The power of Storify has been harnessed to tell the story of World Ankylosing Spondylitis Day. It is a great tool for health communication enabling you to share real time happenings in the story as they evolve. Disclosure: this was a project that I worked on to leverage the APA's involvement with an educational seminar series for physiotherapists. Good use of social media is always about the story and how best to tell that story choosing the appropriate tools online and off line.
What a beautiful blog post with an important cautionary tale -- stories or storytelling is not the cure for every problem in business.
Author Bob Kanegis has given us food for thought here about treating our stories with respect, knowing when to NOT tell stories, plus keeping the magic and mystery of stories alive in our frenetic hyped-up world.
Enjoy this lovely post, take a breath, and bring balance back into your story activities.
Everyone is leveraging social media to benefit his or her profession. A more hyped story on this is that doctors are using social media in their profession. Apart from Sermo, which is a ‘Forum to share latest medical insights for physicians’, there are a number of ways that doctors and physicians are using social media and internet.
Doctors 2.0 and You! June 22-23, 2011 * Paris, FRANCE * Doctors 2.0 & You is THE international congress dedicated to Web 2.0 tools, Social Media, Mobile Apps for Physicians and Patients. Learn how to write a social media policy, use social media to promote medical conferences and best practices in mobile Apps.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.