The Anatomy of a Good Content Curator Part of being a Social Media Manager is culling the infinite sources of the web for the latest news, information, and resources relevant to your industry or target market.
Every year, SmartBrief on Social Media reaches out to a leading mind in social media marketing for their take on the stories and ideas that mattered most i (RT @spiral16: Our contextual response approach ready Q1-->Trend for 2013?
Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend -- not for what they get done.
In a recent article, we looked at some ways for businesses to increase sales with Pinterest. Since then, Pinterest has only catered to businesses even more, having launched some new tools and resources. Suffice it to say, the opportunities are blooming on this red hot social site, which also recently launched apps for iOS and Android.
Pinterest is an interesting proposition for charities/nonprofits, including recruitment. This article makes some interesting suggestions about using the new secret boards to plan campaigns - they can be set up in secret then made public.
It's unfortunately that this can't, yet, happen the other way around - it would be helpful to take public boards to secret status when they've played their part, for later reinvention.
I'd like to see Pinterest give all its boards a Public/Secret switch - would be much easier all round and get past the current limitation on the number of secret boards.
The whole secret to Facebook success is getting your biggest fans to talk about your business or organization. Not tire kickers, not doubters or haters. Those in love with you don’t need convincing! They just need useful content that’s about them!