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Social Media - Leads via LinkedIn Groups Most Likely to Convert : MarketingProfs Article

Social Media - Leads via LinkedIn Groups Most Likely to Convert : MarketingProfs Article | Social media news | Scoop.it
Social Media - Nearly one in four visitors to B2B websites referred by LinkedIn are enterprise visitors—those arriving at sites via corporate IP addresses—according to a report by LeadPerformix.
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8 Ways to Improve Your Live Event With Social Media

8 Ways to Improve Your Live Event With Social Media | Social media news | Scoop.it
Social channels are a great way to improve the planning, promotion and execution of live in-person events. Take note of these top tips.
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Loopt Introduces Qs: Real-Time Polls in Place of Reviews

Loopt Introduces Qs: Real-Time Polls in Place of Reviews | Social media news | Scoop.it
Think about your average, smartphone-enabled visit to a new restaurant: You sit down, take a gander at the menu and quickly pull out your phone to look up the latest Foursquare tips and Yelp reviews.
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Social Media Participation Gets Rewarded in Vegas

Social Media Participation Gets Rewarded in Vegas | Social media news | Scoop.it
Caesar's Entertainment inks a deal with Topguest to reward checkins via Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and other mobile platforms.
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T-Mobile Launches Free Voice Calls Via Facebook

T-Mobile Launches Free Voice Calls Via Facebook | Social media news | Scoop.it
Yet another company has beat Skype to launching free telephone calls via Facebook. T-Mobile today debuted a service the wireless carrier is calling Bobsled.
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So What Comes After Social Commerce?

So What Comes After Social Commerce? | Social media news | Scoop.it
If the first phase of e-commerce was the utilitarian hunt for staples, the next phase of e-commerce is about recreational shopping.
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Twitter Looks to Widen Appeal - WSJ.com

Twitter Looks to Widen Appeal - WSJ.com | Social media news | Scoop.it
Twitter is taking steps to broaden the appeal of the well-known messaging service and is in talks to buy TweetDeck for about $50 million.
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YouTube: Advertisers Need More LeBron James, Less Dogs on Skateboards | Adweek

YouTube: Advertisers Need More LeBron James, Less Dogs on Skateboards | Adweek | Social media news | Scoop.it
Earlier this month the buzz via The Wall Street Journal was that Google was preparing to pump $100 million into video subsidiary YouTube, all of it targeted at the creation of original programming and premium "channels" featuring recurring, made-for-YouTube Web series.
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Google to sentence YouTube violators to 'copyright school'

Google to sentence YouTube violators to 'copyright school' | Social media news | Scoop.it
Copyright violators will have to watch a tutorial and pass a test before they can use the online video service.
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Social Brands 100 Report

The Social Brands 100 was compiled over a period of three months with the contribution of an external panel of social experts drawn from business, academia, media and communications, and Brandwatch, the social media analytics data provider.
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Could the "Dark Web" mean lights out for Facebook?

Could the "Dark Web" mean lights out for Facebook? | Social media news | Scoop.it
A few years ago, it was not uncommon to hear search people talk about The Dark Web (also known as Dark Net or the Deep Web).
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Under 25’s swap remote controls for iPhones as ‘Social TV’ trend takes over | Digital Clarity

Under 25’s swap remote controls for iPhones as ‘Social TV’ trend takes over | Digital Clarity | Social media news | Scoop.it
Under 25’s swap remote controls for iPhones as ‘Social TV’ trend takes over 72% comment on programmes via social networks as they watch them How...
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7 Million Fans Like Leo Messi's Facebook Page in 7 Hours

7 Million Fans Like Leo Messi's Facebook Page in 7 Hours | Social media news | Scoop.it
Seven hours after Argentine Soccer player Leo Messi started a Facebook Page, he has 7 million likes.
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Don't Ignore Social Media's Research Value |

Don't Ignore Social Media's Research Value | | Social media news | Scoop.it
Social media ROI can be demonstrated through things other than net new revenue from new customers. Market research in social media is another form of social media ROI.
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McDonald's Makes Subtle Play for Children Online

McDonald's Makes Subtle Play for Children Online | Social media news | Scoop.it
A virtual world created by McDonald's shows how food companies aim to keep children on their Web sites for long periods of time.
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Apps promote positive brand image study findes

Apps promote positive brand image study findes | Social media news | Scoop.it
Sixty percent of smartphone users say advertising via an app promotes a good brand image, according to a new study by Eurosport.
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How to Optimize Your Brand's Facebook Page For Search Engines

How to Optimize Your Brand's Facebook Page For Search Engines | Social media news | Scoop.it
So your company has mastered search engine optimization (SEO) for the brand's main Website and established a killer social media strategy, both of which are driving hordes of ...
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Red Wings Celebrate Goal With Radio Tactic on Facebook | ClickZ

Red Wings Celebrate Goal With Radio Tactic on Facebook | ClickZ | Social media news | Scoop.it
While the Detroit Red Wings hope to win their 12th Stanley Cup title at season's end, the club's social marketing staffers have already raised a celebratory banner after picking up Facebook "like" No. 500,000 last week. To commemorate the achievement, the Red Wings are giving away playoff game tickets via Facebook in a partnership with their communications sponsor AT&T.
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Spotlight on social commerce: What do Facebook Credits mean for the future of social commerce?

Spotlight on social commerce: What do Facebook Credits mean for the future of social commerce? | Social media news | Scoop.it
We’ve spent the past six months here at SmartBlog on Social Media looking at different ways companies are using Facebook as a social commerce tool. Right now you can break down Facebook commerce efforts into three major schools:

1.Companies that blend social recommendations into their e-commerce applications.
2.Companies that allow users to browse on Facebook, but then push shoppers over to their e-commerce platform when the time comes to make an actual purchase.
3.Companies that allow users to browse and then place an order using their credit card without ever leaving Facebook.
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Facebook: Liked to death

Facebook: Liked to death | Social media news | Scoop.it
Marketers are trying to co-opt Facebook's 'Like' button, and they're driving down its value. Read this blog post by Rafe Needleman on Rafe's Radar.
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9 Companies Doing Social Media Right and Why | Social Media Examiner

9 Companies Doing Social Media Right and Why | Social Media Examiner | Social media news | Scoop.it
Great ideas and tactics to transform your online presence by integrating social media into your marketing strategy.
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Friendslist Wants To Topple Craigslist By Being Even More Social

Friendslist Wants To Topple Craigslist By Being Even More Social | Social media news | Scoop.it
So many companies have tried to topple Craigslist, and they have all failed. Jonathan Wegener thinks they've all done it the wrong way.
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Popgadget Personal Technology: Suwappu augmented reality toy app

Popgadget Personal Technology: Suwappu augmented reality toy app | Social media news | Scoop.it
Augmented reality technology has been used as part of many apps and promotions over the past few years.
However, this has to be one of our favourite uses, an augmented reality toy concept devised by London design company Berg and Japanese ad agency Dentsu.
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Reasons people unlike brands on Facebook

Reasons people unlike brands on Facebook | Social media news | Scoop.it
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4 Reasons Your Boss Should Care About Social Media for SEO | ClickZ

4 Reasons Your Boss Should Care About Social Media for SEO | ClickZ | Social media news | Scoop.it
Dismissing Facebook and Twitter? Personal communication, rankings, reputation management, and social media sells/converts are four reasons not to.
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