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Here’s Your Brand Can Become a Content Organization

Here’s Your Brand Can Become a Content Organization | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Here is how your brand can become a content organization or what I would call a "media company"

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A bucket load of common sense. It's all about your content . . .

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Facebook Rolls Out Replies And Threaded Comments On Page Posts And Popular Profiles | TechCrunch

Facebook Rolls Out Replies And Threaded Comments On Page Posts And Popular Profiles | TechCrunch | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Facebook today is rolling out two more features for Pages used by brands and businesses and public Profiles for individuals with more than 10,000 followers: it is adding replies and threaded comments.
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It's that time of the week when Facebook roll out a new update! Very intersting it is too - a replies and comments thread . . .

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yeohyc's curator insight, March 27, 2013 3:51 AM

New: Reply links make it easy to have conversations on Facebook!

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Social Media Influencers: What Marketers Must Know | Heidi Cohen

Social Media Influencers: What Marketers Must Know | Heidi Cohen | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
To better understand the role of influencers on social media and the marketplace in general, Technorati Media gathered input from over 6,000 influencers for their 2013 Digital Influence Report. Here are their top five findings regarding influencers.
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10 Secrets to Fantastic Engagement

10 Secrets to Fantastic Engagement | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

The following post is an entry by one of our spectacular finalists in our Awesome Engagement Strategies Contest . . .

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This blog post has some really great ideas here to get genuine engagement with your customers . . . .

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Firas Ghunaim's curator insight, January 9, 2013 7:42 AM

This blog post has some really great ideas here to get genuine engagement with your customers . . . .

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Help Customers Find You: How to Use Keywords on Your Social Networks

Help Customers Find You: How to Use Keywords on Your Social Networks | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

In this article, KISSmetrics demonstrate step by step, some of the places and different ways you can use keywords on your social media pages . . .

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Can Your Social Influence Really Be Scored?

Can Your Social Influence Really Be Scored? | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

While social influence scoring services like Klout, Kred and PeerIndex can provide valuable data for marketers, it’s important that you understand their limitations as well as their strengths . . .

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Facebook Customer Satisfaction Hits Record Low . . .

Facebook Customer Satisfaction Hits Record Low . . . | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Users are not happy with Facebook, according to a survey released today by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). But Google+ way out in the lead . . .

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The 5 Types of Facebook Fans (and How to Keep Them) | Social Media Today

The 5 Types of Facebook Fans (and How to Keep Them) | Social Media Today | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

One of the things that's kept Steph Parker busy during her community management days was attempting to profile the various types of Facebook fans. She shares her work with you . . .

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Choosing Your Social Networks Carefully . . .

Choosing Your Social Networks Carefully  . . . | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

With the available amount of social networks available nowadays, it is difficult at times to choose the best ones for your business. This post gives you valuable tips on planning your social strategy . . .

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Google+ Hangouts On Air: broadcast your conversation to the world

Google+ Hangouts On Air: broadcast your conversation to the world | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Google+ Hangouts on air are now available to everyone, meaning you can broadcast to the world from your garden shed, should you so desire. There's all you need to know in right here . . .

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Poovan Devasagayam's comment, May 8, 2012 10:21 PM
I haven't tried google + or hangout yet. Should try it soon.
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Social gifting: the new buzzword in e-commerce

Social gifting: the new buzzword in e-commerce | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

So what is social gifting? It's a bit like the old concept of book and music tokens gone social and ideal for friends wanting to club together to by a present. Find out more . . .

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Google+ gets a 'Share' Button . . .

Google+ gets a  'Share' Button . . . | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

The button enables website operators to more easily encourage visitors to spread content among connections on the Google social network. Hmm, sounds familiar . . .

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Facebook Now Syncs Timeline and Email Addresses

Facebook Now Syncs Timeline and Email Addresses | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Facebook is syncing your Timeline and email addresses to make them more consistent, the company has announced.
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The Power of Focused Passion in Business and Life | The Marketing Nut

The Power of Focused Passion in Business and Life | The Marketing Nut | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Passion if focused in the right direction can fuel your life and business. Embrace the why of life, the reasons you do what you do for success and joy.
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Social media is all about inspiration, passion and honesty. These three tiny-enormous words underpinned the fabulous Pam Moore's speaking and training for the British Council's #SocialMediaTapas in Madrid . . . 

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Introducing Google+ Sign-In: simple and secure, minus the social spam - Google+ Developers Blog

Introducing Google+ Sign-In: simple and secure, minus the social spam - Google+ Developers Blog | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Official source of information about the Google+ platform
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Google+ now have a social sign-in that promises to be secure and help cut down on social spam. Here's the griff . . .

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Google+ surpasses Twitter to take number 2 social network after Facebook

Google+ surpasses Twitter to take number 2 social network after Facebook | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Google+ is the rising star when it comes to global social networking. Twitter, YouTube and Facebook all grew...
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Wow - Looks like Google+ is starting to really gain traction . . .

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BelizeNet.com's curator insight, January 31, 2013 10:41 AM

You really should try Google+, it is so different that Facebook, and I find much more informative.  It does take a little getting use to, but well worth the effort. If you join, circle me at:

 

https://plus.google.com/107733269574737813168/posts

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The Simple Secret of Why People Share Your Content (or don’t share it)

The Simple Secret of Why People Share Your Content (or don’t share it) | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Is it down to where your search butoons are? Here is Angus Nelson's and Social Fresh's simple secret on what makes us share some content and not others . . .

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4 Social Media Goals Every Business Should Measure

4 Social Media Goals Every Business Should Measure | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Social media business goals: How to measure and increase your brand awareness and website traffic, visitor loyalty and conversion rates . . .

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7 Hard Hitting Ways to Grow Your YouTube Audience

7 Hard Hitting Ways to Grow Your YouTube Audience | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Here are some crazy statistics about YouTube: over 800 million people visit YouTube once a month, 72 hours worth of videos are uploaded every day and in 2011, and YouTube had 1 trillion views. Here are some tips to get the best out of this monster of a social media channel . . .

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9 Awesome Things You Can Do With Google Analytics 5

9 Awesome Things You Can Do With Google Analytics 5 | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Google Analytics 5 took the best features of their analytics program and made it even easier to use with new organization and visualization features . . .

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Tips on Using Google+ for Business [Infographic]

Tips on Using Google+ for Business [Infographic] | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

The hype around Google+ may have died down a bit but its still growing and has dedicated users. Here are some tips on using it for business in a big, lovely infographic . . .

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Who Are the Top Retailers on Social Media? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Who Are the Top Retailers on Social Media? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Here are the most popular retailers that are tearing it up on social media . . .

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How To Add The New Google+ Share Button to Any Site

How To Add The New Google+ Share Button to Any Site | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Jeff Starr's blog post explains what it is, where it fits in with all the other social-Google stuff, and of course how to add the  G+ Share button to any site . . .

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How to Use Google+ Hangouts for Your Business | Social Media Examiner

How to Use Google+ Hangouts for Your Business | Social Media Examiner | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Google+ Hangouts for your business: learn creative ways you can use live broadcast, public and private hangouts to connect, share and engage with clients.
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Mums The Word! - They are the best brand advocates . . .

Mums The Word! - They are the best brand advocates . . . | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

New study shows the power of Mum knowing best and sharing it on social media . . .

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