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The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity

A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. Not only leaders in their professional lives, nearly all these women use their social profiles to express their passions outside the workplace, which range from NASCAR, art, travel, billiards, wine and music to community service, politics and, of course, family. That will be our top focus for next year. sacevero.

Tweet like Guy Kawasaki for Twitter success

Biznology

Here are some of the least flattering blog posts, including Dear Guy Kawasaki, You Tweet Too Much , Guy Kawasaki is too ‘popular’ to stop autotweets during Boston bombings , Andrew Goodman to Guy Kawasaki: You are Ruining Twitter! ,  Is Guy Kawasaki Singlehandedly Ruining Twitter? Too many people mistake Twitter to be geographically-limited — and maybe it is.

Why Google+ Communities are the Best Place for B2B Relationships

Social Media B2B

Google+ Communities offers a clean, well-formatted destination where business relationships can blossom and stay consistent. All of your communities, which are filled with like-minded users, are presented in an easy navigational format. Need to build your communities list? Alongside users, you can specify exactly what kind of Communities you want. Simply search for it.

How do you REALLY build a blog community? A love story.

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

It snuck up on me. I’m sorry that I don’t have anything particularly profound to say to commemorate this milestone, but I thought I would address a question I hear constantly — “How did you build such an awesome blog community?&# made an effort to connect to them by helping to support their blogs and Twitter efforts too. This is a REAL community.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list. These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web. It takes a community to build a community.

Twitter for B2B Marketing

MI6 Marketing Agency

Every Thursday night Jeremy Victor and a group of B2B marketers hold a B2B Twitter Chat session. In a later posts we will share with you our own experiences using Twitter for marketing Mi6 and some of our clients (successes AND failures). Twitter for B2B Marketing. Here is the full transcript which shows you who participated with links to their Twitter profiles. Q1: What are the best and/or worst reasons to make Twitter part of a B2B marketing plan? Best reason to incorporate Twitter into B2B: to Shut Up (about “you&# ) and Listen instead. People.

Want to Build a B2B Community? Twitter Chat Offers Advice and How.

B2Bbloggers

About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter Want to Build a B2B Community? But how do you build and nurture this community, where do you start with? What does it mean to have a community? They paid to belong.

The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity

A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. Not only leaders in their professional lives, nearly all these women use their social profiles to express their passions outside the workplace, which range from NASCAR, art, travel, billiards, wine and music to community service, politics and, of course, family. That will be our top focus for next year. sacevero.

2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men

Blue Focus Marketing

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 )  present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list.  These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web.  It takes a community to build a community.

A Social Media Strategy for B2B Marketers

B2B Marketing Traction

Last year I would have recommended a minimum of three social media sites to B2B marketers: LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Now I have to include SlideShare (acquired by LinkedIn in 2012), because this social media platform has exploded, with over 60 million users a month and 215 page views per month by the end of 2013. 1. LinkedIn. Twitter. SlideShare. Facebook.

13 Brands Using LinkedIn Company Page Features the Right Way

Hubspot

Back in November, I set out to write a post to highlight businesses that were using LinkedIn's company page features effectively. Needless to say, I couldn't find enough examples to create a compelling post, so in my dismay, what I actually ended up writing was, " 11 Reasons Your LinkedIn Company Page Sucks.". Looks like some of you may have gotten the hint! Blog RSS Feed.

7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter

B2Bbloggers

About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter 7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter June 9th, 2010 | By Jeremy Victor Two of the most common questions asked when some begins using Twitter are, “Who should I follow?

List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity

It’s an outstanding list, categorized by industry including Automotive, Chemicals, Electronics, Telecommunications, and a dozen other sectors, but all of the names were linked to the individuals’ LinkedIn profiles—no Twitter links! It’s also possible there may be errors in my list; please let me know in the comments or through my Twitter if you find any, and I will correct them. Share this on LinkedIn. Here you go. Serious disconnect there.). Followers range from less than 10 (no, that’s not a typo) to more than 10,000. Anyway, on to the list!

@fearlesscomp congratulates the Nifty 50 Men of Twitter

Fearless Competitor

The Nifty50 Men of Twitter. Cheryl Burgess of BlueFocus360 and Tom Pick of KC Associates (both good friends of the Fearless Competitor , President of the B2B lead generation consultancy, Find New Customers ) recently announced the Nifty 50 men of Twitter on the Blue Focus Marketing Blog. Our community depends on your insights and knowledge. Congratulations to each of those men.

Tackling social media: don’t do it all!

Biznology

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram… the list of today’s social media platforms is alarmingly long. Here is a brief breakdown of how businesses use five popular social media platforms: Facebook : Businesses use Facebook to build a loyal community around their brands. Twitter allows businesses to interact with consumers in real time. The bad news?

Make Your CFO a Social Media Fan

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The classic product marketing approach to social media is treating it like just another broadcast media channel by posting press releases, sharing events, posting videos and expecting to see instant results like you get with other online media like banners, text links and search.  Find diehard fans on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Never is that more true than at budget time.

10 Things You Must Do for LinkedIn Profile Completeness

WindMill Networking

If you looked at 10 different LinkedIn profiles, you might see 10 different ways in which people have entered their details. Redefining LinkedIn Profile Completeness. My definition of a completely filled out profile is going to differ from LinkedIn’s definition. If you’re only listing your current place of employment, your LinkedIn profile is obviously not complete.

Understanding Online Community and Influencers with @Tamar Weinberg [@InboundNow #8]

Hubspot

In the show we chat about: The importance of understanding your online community. For audio and the complete transcript head click here: Connecting with your community and infleuncers online. Niche Communities Matter. There are a ton of highly targeted micro communities online that you can interact with super fans. How Tamar Got Started With Social Sedia. Seize The Day.

5 Tips for Managing LinkedIn Groups

Hubspot

In B2B marketing, creating and managing your own LinkedIn group for your brand is a great lead generation strategy. LinkedIn groups draw prospects to you in several ways: 1. Grow a community of advocates. At HubSpot, we've learned a thing or two about building and moderating LinkedIn Groups through our LinkedIn groups , including: - Inbound Marketers. Participate!

Social Media for the B2B Marketer - Doing The 4-Step

Leader Networks

They have created multiple private or gated communities to serve the specific member-driven needs in each segment. They chose social media as a broadcast channel, creating and supporting a crowd-sourcing effort to engage their market, gather input and capture client testimonials to help grow their user base. Director, Social Media Audience Manager at SAP. Here is my point of view.

5 Great Reasons to Retweet Others on Twitter

Webbiquity

One of the key characteristics I (and many other Twitter users) use when determining whether I should follow someone back on Twitter is the level of interaction in their tweet stream. Now virtually every blogger and business user on Twitter tweets their own content, and there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that—it’s one of the strengths of the platform. But Twitter is a social tool, not a broadcasting medium. Retweeting is a key part of the social interaction on Twitter. Share this on LinkedIn. Do they ask questions? Answer them?

6 Compelling Reasons to Use LinkedIn Signal (with 4 Caveats)

WindMill Networking

LinkedIn Signal was released just two months ago as a new way for professionals to consume information.  While the new product was only available in beta for some time, my good friend Glen Loock recently mentioned to me that now anyone can access the application through LinkedIn Labs , or better yet, here’s the official link for Signal. Twitter has more than 175 million users. 

CEOs are finally embracing social. What does it mean to you?

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

LinkedIn rules. The rate of CEOs using LinkedIn nearly quadrupled since 2010, going from 4% to 22%. million CEO-titles now appear on LinkedIn. In a way, it is a gated community for professionals. 4. You probably don’t want the first CEO social media experience to be a Twitter chat or a live broadcast on Meerkat. LinkedIn rules. More than 1.7

Out with the Old (Marketing) And In With the New

Blue Focus Marketing

Marketers are learning that it is important to build relationships using inbound marketing instead of broadcasting mass messages. Build and maintain communities. Companies soon came to realize that although there are no paid media costs, resources are needed to build and maintain initiatives on Facebook, Twitter, blogs or Google+. Enter Twitter. Charles Darwin. No Pain.

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10 Things Seth Godin Taught Me about Social Media Marketing

WindMill Networking

The greater Orange County community made it happen.  We are all making it happen! What have I learned from Seth Godin’s blog posts which, like Twitter, are so short and concise yet full of such deep insight?  I went through my favorite blog posts from Seth over the last 12 months and chose those which I felt were gems in this respect. Let Others Broadcast Your Message for You.

3 Key Takeaways from Social Media Marketing World

Modern B2B Marketing

Make it easy for your customers to ask questions and engage with your brand, and consider  creating a community where your audience can share their experiences with your brand and interact with each other. 2. You can broadcast simultaneously via multiple devices. If it’s well-received, your brand will be broadcasted across hundreds and thousands of messages. Be accessible.

Social Media Marketing: Top 100 Influencers and Brands

Onalytica B2B

The ability to find like-minded people within MySpace groups and communities allowed lesser known artists to reach out to individuals in an attempt to build their fan base. Twitter was launched in 2006; it rapidly gained popularity amongst organisations and celebrities and, by 2013, was one of the ten most-visited websites in the world. MAPPING THE SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING COMMUNITY.

106 More Amazing Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014 and 2015

Webbiquity

Image credit: Business 2 Community. Among the largest social media sites, YouTube drives the most highly engaged website traffic (with visitors overall spending on average nearly four minutes and visiting three pages on target sites), followed in order by Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter. Business 2 Community ). Not as believable.) ( Business 2 Community ).

All set for Social Media in 2011? Not so fast!

Leader Networks

Because we work primarily with B2B clients, LinkedIn is a frequent starting point, though some make effective use of Twitter and Facebook as well. Here are a few practical tips for creating effective programs using LinkedIn, culled from our social media staff competency training workshops. Thank you for reading Building Online Communities for Business by Leader Networks.

Top 5 Marketing Skills

PR Meets Marketing

It’s more than broadcasting your own content (known as “owned” media).  You For example, new prospects may be asking questions in LinkedIn groups, influencers may be on Twitter and customers in dedicated online communities. Photo credit: by Will Lion via flickr: [link]. One post that continues to get views is from 2012 about about  the top 5 skills for marketing professionals. In reviewing the post, while some of the information still resonates, I decided to provide an updated list of skills. 1. And great content helps you stand above the noise.

Everyone Has A Story To Tell

B2B Marketing Insider

When he was 22 years old, he found his calling for radio broadcasting. The riot made a lasting impact on the gay and lesbian community, and marked the beginning of the modern gay rights movement. Please follow me on Twitter , LinkedIn , and Facebook and Subscribe here for regular updates. Everyone has a story to tell. The Stonewall Riot Story. Talk to them.

5 Social Media Savvy Nonprofits

It's All About Revenue

Twitter. Some organizations treat like Twitter like just another broadcasting channel, tossing up the latest plea for funding or information about their next gala. The National Wildlife Federation has mastered the art of engagement on Twitter. With nearly 50,000 followers, the NWF has an active community. LinkedIn. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this. Facebook.

The Secret Life of a Social Media Manager

Modern B2B Marketing

Gone are the days where we had to tune in to the local television news broadcast while making breakfast to find out what’s happening in our communities. 30PM – 6:30PM: If the first half of my day is Community Management, then the second half is Social Strategy and partnerships. Author: Shanna Cook Have you “liked” all of your Social Media Manager’s posts today?

The 16 Most Important Social Media Updates of 2012

Hubspot

The Biggest Facebook Updates of 2012. 1) Global Brand Pages. W ith users coming to companies' Facebook pages from all over the world, Facebook needed to do something to make marketing easier so community managers wouldn't have to either 1) keep up multiple brand pages, or 2) maintain one brand page with really untargeted content. The Biggest Twitter Updates of 2012. 5) Tailored Trends.

5 B2B Social Media Tips to Drive Prospect Engagement

Hinge Marketing

Here are five tips for using B2B social media to give clients and prospects the green light to reach out and engage: Join and Post on LinkedIn Groups With more than 330 million people (primarily professionals) on LinkedIn, you can think of this B2B social media platform as business networking on a scale never before possible. Twitter is not something you can simply set and forget.

Connecting The Dots On The Social Experience

Leader Networks

When they broadcast positive feedback (public or private), that precious message makes the rounds in your firm’s C-suite. They have a plethora of social media tool experiments underway: newsletters and blogs for customer communications, twitter and Facebook for customer interaction, LinkedIN for promotions, sometimes even an online customer community to provide all of the above and more.

Social media and thought leadership: The virtuous circle for B2B marketing

Reputation to Revenue

In fact, isn't this just a more refined version of the same old one-way broadcast mentality? It can be as sophisticated as using high-end monitoring and analytics services like Radian6 or Nielsen BuzzMetrics , organizing "Innovation Jams" like IBM , or building your own customer communities to ensure a steady flow of deep customer insight. Make sense? What do you think?

14 Experts Predict 2013 Social Media Trends for Small Business

Blue Focus Marketing

Biro @MeghanMBiro – Founder and CEO of TalentCulture Consulting Group and the TalentCulture World of Work Community. “In 2013, for businesses small & large, I predict that the quality of online relationships and content will rise to the occasion in the vast sea of social media. Small businesses will make greater use of LinkedIn as the platform continues to expand its offerings.

How to Produce an Internet Radio Show

Hubspot

While publishing relevant information can help you create a loyal community of constituents, do you ever wonder if you could reach more people by adapting your content to a different style? While you may not achieve the same status as Dave Ramsey or Terry Gross , you do have the potential to connect with your own smaller community made up of your customers, prospects, and partners.

Top 15 Recommended Social Media Books of 2010

WindMill Networking

And what a year 2010 has been: The rise of Facebook to become a dominating (and sometimes threatening) force globally, Twitter becoming a mainstream realtime communication platform embraced by older generations, and even LinkedIn adding various functionalities throughout the year to continue to remain relevant as the default social network for professionals.  Social Marketing.

10 Great Things for 2014: My Business Blog Gratitude List

Writing on the Web

LinkedIN , Twitter  and  Facebook  that make it easy AND fun to build communities! Shopping cart systems like  Kick Start Cart  that make it easy to build a database list that’s easy to segment, broadcast messages, and seamlessly process registrations and purchases. and a great way to celebrate gratitude. Stupid Internet marketers who show us what not to do. The 2.8

Vidyard Wins 2016 Marketo Revvie Award

Vidyard

In 2015, Vidyard launched two new products on top of the Marketo platform: Vidyard Live  enables Marketo users to broadcast live video streams to their customers and prospects and use embedded Marketo forms within the live stream to generate leads while tracking the engagement of each individual viewer within Marketo. Vidyard recently  raised its $35 million Series C financing  and plans to continue to invest in the Marketo community in 2016 and beyond. We are honored to be recognized as an exceptional member of the Marketing Nation®.”. About Vidyard. About Marketo Revvie Awards.

The Difference Between Doing Social Vs. Being Social

Leader Networks

This usually looks like marketing managers using social tools to broadcast their message to the world. Thank you for reading Building Online Communities for Business by Leader Networks. We are a research and strategy consulting company that helps organizations succeed in social business and B2B online community building. Doing social is the imperative part of the equation.