Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers
JUNE 30, 2009
My real challenge was getting my staff to warm to the concept of being a blogger. That was the voice of many of my bloggers at one time or another. Posted by Magdalena Georgieva on Mon, Jun 29, 2009 @ 07:40 AM COMMENTS Been searching for an answer.everyone (nearly) agrees that blogs are a great way to bring eyes to your pages. Bottom line, the bloggers are the experts.
How to create B2B social media policies
NOVEMBER 24, 2009
Here are some recommendations based on a cross-section of social media policies from B2B companies, including social media policy examples from some leading B2B companies. IBM and SAP put their draft guidelines on wikis, where employees were invited to make comments and suggestions. For example, some companies allow employees to communicate generally to the social sphere but require that any direct communications to analysts, the financial market and/or members of the media must be conducted only through corporate communications. But don’t provide them with a blank slate.
how to use social media - lessons from ama digital conference
The Effective Marketer
MARCH 7, 2009
The Zappos story about blue suede shoes stuck in my mind as a great example of social media, six degrees of separation, and pure luck The best of these events for me is actually the networking portion. Just as a sidenote, I thought ironic the fact that for a “digital marketing conference that focused on social media (blogs, wikis, twitter, facebook, etc.)
Three steps for B2B marketers to build a personal social media presence
JUNE 26, 2009
I mostly use it as a platform for determining the blogs I like best and then follow them through good old-fashioned e-mail (the tool that most bloggers use to do this is Feedburner ). For example, I have a column that does a running search for “B2B.” I started by following the bloggers I like, as well as friends and colleagues. So for example, if you decide to follow me (@ckochster—Twitter names always have the @ in front of them), you can use TwiPing to show you all the people who follow me. Wetpaint offers a nice free wiki. That was the why of social media.
Social Media as a Catalyst for Social Change
NOVEMBER 7, 2011
Bloggers, journalists, and citizens alike have been ensured of their freedom of expression without censorship or penalty. Twestival Global was launched in January 2009, where 202 cities hosted charity events that raised $250,000 for water-deprived areas of Ethiopia. What are your favorite examples of how social media has been a catalyst for social change? Social Networking
Top 60 B2B Marketing Posts and Hottest Topics November 2010
B2B Marketing Zone Posts
DECEMBER 1, 2010
4 Reasons B2B Companies Should Use Linkedin Company Pages, Plus 4 Examples and 4 Tips to Get Started - Modern B2B Marketing , November 3, 2010 Have you seen the changes to the LinkedIn Company Pages? People are now curating lists of the most influential bloggers by Klout score. All blogs, wikis, forums, and social networks hosted or sponsored by Oracle (e.g., com , wiki. One of the areas that we did not have enough time to cover is real life examples of companies using Social CRM. How are your landing pages and blogger pitches? There better be. blogs.
Social Media Book Review : The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web by Tamar Weinberg
APRIL 6, 2010
Following up on my “ Top 15 Social Media Books of 2009 ” blog post as well as my recent review of “ A Survival Guide to Social Media and Web 2.0 Optimization by Deltina Hay ,” I want to cover another book which I thought was one of the best social media-related books of 2009: “ The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web ” by Tamar Weinberg. She is an avid blogger herself, is very active on most of the social web platforms that she describes, and is experienced in social media consulting as displayed through case studies of her own experiences that she shares in the book.