Always think "repost". its the digital word of mouth. By providing both repostable images and content you are both empowering and affirming others to gain social equity - one of today's most important currencies.
How simple photos are leading to full profiles of ordinary people Contra Costa Times That Cory is trying to scrub her image from friends' social networks. That Cameron picked the wrong place to hide from police.
Millenials are leaving FB in droves for several reasons: they don't want the anxiety caused by future employers discovering their activities, comparison to friends, hide from relationships, and simply being overwhelmed with all the social media channels.
While social media websites might just look entertaining or maybe a convenient way to stay connected with your social contacts, know that these same websites (Make A Social Media Marketing Differen http://t.co/cD9VI99atY...
Conversations open doors...encourage conversations with social media. Great article!
Posting on social media sites such as Facebook, Google + and others isn't rocket science. Or is it? Could there be a method to the madness of posting and publishing content with so many social options available?
Terrific infographic on Social Media Posting! It's clear, precise, and spot on!
Facebook is holding steady as the leveling field of connection. It spans professional to personal and is worth of the attention. LinkedIn has such a professional flavor to it that the connections remain at a professional level. If you're doing something professional you'll take the time to log into LinkedIn... but more likely you'll more easily log into Facebook where you can easy change from personal to professional in the same channel...
Having been in the social media arena for more than five years, I have seen products and trends come and go and I am here to tell you that social medi (Social Media and What it means for Business - Cynthia Gatto Cavoto's Blog - Stratford, CT Patch...
Social media for small businesses can be maliable.. use what you need and sit on the rest... as you learn you become inclusive of more channels... delegate social media responsibilities across depts.
What To Do If Your Social Media Account Is Hijacked The Next Web Almost everyone has had their social media accounts compromised at least once in the past, where their accounts automatically share scam links to friends and followers.
I'm sad to see the need for this but if it happens to you or someone you know, here's some help.
Mark my words: If it isn’t already, social media is going to be like email for all tech users: indispensable. It is no longer acceptable for CEOs to cast social media aside because they either don’t understand it or don’t want to mess with it.
This is a huge issue! The only reason they don't get it is because they don't understand that the new word of mouth has gone digital. It's a changing of the guard (old guy vs new guy) issue. The first subject when interviewing clients has to do with their exit strategy - if it involves growth then sell off, there must be an understanding of the value of social media.
Social media is extremely essential for a business to expand. The role of social media has become paramount for a business to grow and reach a wider customer base.
There are sectors a business needs to look after – the profile of the company, the products, and the target customers. Social media platforms, like Facebook and Twitter, have made this humongous job a lot easier. Nowadays, a business even with a little exposure on social media has a great chance of making it big, and increasing its rate of conversion.
Following are the reasons why social media is important for a business:
Instagram recently announced that they’ve gained over 300 million users, even surpassing their much older cousin Twitter. “Over the past four years, what began as two friends with a dream has grown into a global community that shares more than 70 million photos and videos each day,” writes co-founder and CEO Kevin Systrom of Instagram, a Facebook-owned social photo-sharing app born in 2010.
Discover the role of social media in brand visibility, how social media use differs in B2B vs. B2C companies and between large and small businesses, and more.
Remember this is B2B - Not B2C! A very different creature. Do not get them mixed up.
The minute the ability for conversation and two way dialog is cut out or devalued, then the social media affectiveness for B2C becomes only advertising slung at the wall. I recently heard the CEO of Digital Sherpa say he "couldn't care less about "likes for favorites" on Facebook... his main concern was SEO numbers... and that's where I saw his flaw for not recognizing that his audience was all B2C. He impacted several entrepreneurs the wrong way. Eventually he retracked but... his audience was not able to recognize the disconnect. B2C Social media is all about the ability of choice - for hold possible conversations with the brands you "like".
Pretty much everyone agrees that in order to be competitive in today’s online world, your small business needs a social media presence.
All small business need to take control of their digital footprint - even if it consists mostly of redirects to an email address and/or phone number because that's all they can handle right now. Claim your digital footprint now and strategize when you can.
Maintaining a social media presence can boost your company and help you reach more customers. You are able to dictate what your customers and potential customers see about your business, and you can quickly communicate with them.
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.