4 Ways to be a Better B2B Twitterer
JULY 21, 2009
You can tweet about any of these, though revolutionary innovations tend to attract the most attention on Twitter, blogs and other forms of social media. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0 There's a tremendous amount of interest in Twitter among b2b marketers.
Best of 2009 (So Far): Social Media Marketing, Part 4
DECEMBER 31, 2009
Compelling thought-leadership content, blog posts, white papers, video and SEO efforts support and create long-term value for social media tactics. Facebook's InsideFacebook blog reports that in February and March of this year, the number of Facebook users age 35 and over doubled.
Best of 2009 (So Far): Social Media Marketing, Part 2
NOVEMBER 5, 2009
Find the answers to these questions and others here in more of the best articles and blog posts on social media marketing from this year so far. practices, blogs and more. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0
Best of 2009 (So Far): Social Media Marketing, Part 1
OCTOBER 1, 2009
7 Social Media Predictions for 2009 by Search Engine Watch Erik Qualman produced this list of predictions in January. Many free services will become defunct"—hmm, not yet, but there are still three months of 2009 to to. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0
Best of 2009 (So Far): Social Media Marketing, Part 3
DECEMBER 9, 2009
Discover the answers to these questions and others here in more of the best blog posts and articles about social media marketing so far this year. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0
Twin Cities Top 10 Titans in Social Media Announced
DECEMBER 10, 2009
Judy Grundstrom at the Just JudyJudyJudy blog yesterday announced the Twin Cities Top Ten Titans In Social Media 2009 , chosen by a distinguished group of judges. You can find details of the top five and 6-10 winners on Judy's blog. Social Tagging Need to Know
How to Create a Cool Social Media Email Signature
AUGUST 26, 2009
One of the most popular posts ever on this blog was The Social Media Email Signature , in which I noted that "In the old days, email signatures pretty much just mirrored business card information (which is still the case for most people).A tags: social media email signature web 2.0
How to Use Social Media to Leverage the Power of Google
OCTOBER 12, 2009
However, the most advantageous aspect to performing well in social media is that many people who frequent the sites are webmasters and blog owners. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0 Note: This is a guest post written by Christopher Angus, an award winning Internet Marketer.
137 Twitter Marketing Tips for Small Business
DECEMBER 7, 2009
Smart Marketing Travis Campbell recommends finding a valuable blog post referenced on Twitter, leaving a comment on the blog, then retweeting it. Anita Cohen-Williams and others note that best way to get retweeted is to post content that has value, such as useful blog post.
Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 6
SEPTEMBER 22, 2009
domain to enhance your company's web presence. Top 30 Largest Social Bookmarking Sites by Anything Goes Blog A great list of the top social bookmarking sites, with visitor statistics, as of late last year. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0
Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 2
MAY 18, 2009
6 Tips for Making a Business Marketing Video by HubSpot's Inbound Internet Marketing Blog Guest blogger Catie Foertsch provides tips for producing an effective, professional business video, such as starting with a script, using an external wireless microphone, and setting up proper lighting.
Diving into Social Media Marketing? How a Social Media Consultant Can Help
APRIL 2, 2009
someone who's never set up a blog before is guaranteed to make mistakes, probably several; consultants aren't perfect, but can be expected to make far fewer); Utilize proper tactics and etiquette for each type of media; and Measure results to help optimize efforts. Social Tagging
Does More Twitter Followers Equal More Traffic?
JULY 14, 2009
And that got me thinking about the relationship between the number of Twitter followers one has and the amount of blog or site traffic Twitter drives. On average, the Twitter ratio was about 10%, e.g., having 1,000 followers would produce 100 blog visits. Social Tagging
How to Create a Social Media Marketing Strategy
MARCH 24, 2009
MarketingSherpa's 2009 Social Media & PR Benchmark Guide (PDF) provides a wealth of useful statistics and guidance. Social Tagging Research and Reports Tags: Web 2.0 In It Came from Facebook!
ZoomInfo, Chris Abraham and Me - A Social Media Case Study
MAY 26, 2009
I then wrote the above-mentioned blog post summaring the presentation, which was published here and also syndicated on MyVenturePad , part of the Social Media Today network. And that burst of traffic led to this blog post, which Chris will probably Tweet about. Social Tagging
Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 5
SEPTEMBER 3, 2009
by Jim's Marketing Blog Though the title may sound spammy, Jim Connolly isn't hawking some bogus "Internet marketing" software here. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0 How can you make a big splash in social media without a huge budget? Use Facebook fan pages to help with SEO?
Social Media Ostriches
APRIL 30, 2009
Our network blocks access to any website with 'blog' in the URL." "The Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0
Social Media Relations vs. Traditional PR Skills
APRIL 22, 2009
The emergence of blogs, blog commenting, Twitter, forums and other tools has forced PR workers to master a new balance of public but informal communication. Press releases make lousy blog copy, and there's no room for a detailed legal disclaimer in a 140-character Tweet.
Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 3
JULY 13, 2009
Find those answers and others here in more of the best articles and blog posts about social media marketing from the last year. Many people add their company website and/or blog. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0 How can you make more efficient use of social media?
The 4 C's of Social Media
MARCH 4, 2009
Okay, that's a bit awkward in words, but makes more sense as a picture: The starting point is typically content —a blog post, video, podcast, article, photo, a resource such as an industry-specific glossary or calendar of events , or other means of expression. Social Tagging
Everything You Need to Know About Twitter You Learned from Grandma
JULY 8, 2009
Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0 A traditional grandmother that is, not a tech-savvy one.
Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 1
APRIL 6, 2009
Learn the answers to these questions and more here in some of the best blog posts on social media marketing and optimization of 2008. blogs), community interest and links, all of which are built through social media participation. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0
It Came from Facebook! The Social Media Marketing Challenge that Can't be Ignored
MARCH 16, 2009
Blendtec, Mentos and Diet Coke ); providing information that reflects a company's expertise without directly selling (most well-done corporate blogs); and/or participating in conversations in an authentic manner. Social Tagging Research and Reports Tags: Web 2.0
What's Next for B2B Social Media? FYIndOut Now
JANUARY 28, 2009
So, industry publications, blogs, and analyst reports carry somewhat more weight than a company brochure. Social Tagging Web Marketing Tags: Web 2.0
Don't They Know Who You Are? Why Reputation Management is Critical
JANUARY 5, 2009
If you can make the time commitment, start your own blog. At the very least, look for opportunities to write guest-posts and/or get interviewed for blogs related to your industry. Upload the video to YouTube and Vimeo so it's easy to share on blogs and other sites.
3 Reasons it's Tough to Measure the ROI of Social Media
OCTOBER 22, 2009
For the complete story, read Three Challenges in Measuring B2B Social Media ROI on the B2B Online Marketing blog. ** technorati tags: b2b lead generation, social media marketing ROI, social media marketing research del.icio.us Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0 Social media marketing is a hot topic, with 75% of marketers planning to initiate or increase social media use next year.
High Points on the Social Media Landscape
MARCH 10, 2009
Social Networking Sites where you can post your profile, promote links to your company site / blog / etc., Site Alexa Rank (March 2009) Compete Traffic (February 2009) Compete 1-Year Traffic Change Google Pagerank Facebook 5 73,787,766 +159.0% Site Alexa Rank (March 2009) Compete Traffic (February 2009) Compete 1-Year Traffic Change Google Pagerank Digg 243 33,433,760 +51.2 Yes, Twitter is a micro-blogging platform and there are others, but does anyone use them?
Social Media ROI vs. RONI
JULY 30, 2009
An individual may have seen your company at a trade show, read one of your press releases on an online news site, visited your website, read your blog, checked out an analyst's opinion of your offerings, viewed your Facebook page, been exposed to some of your banner advertising and checked out your Twitter feed, all before making that final click on your search ad. Social Tagging Tags: Web 2.0
Social Media Isn't Only for Virtual Events
FEBRUARY 26, 2009
Note: this is a guest post from Cece Salomon-Lee , social media relations expert and author of the PR Meets Marketing blog. Cece has previously guest-posted here on best practices in PR and blogging outreach. Here are four ways to start incorporating social media for your next event: Promote engagement before the event: Look at how technology, such as microblogging, blogs or group pages, can increase your engagement with audiences, as well as connect people with one another.
Marketing Automation Catching On Fire
The Effective Marketer
FEBRUARY 16, 2011
Marketing Automation Software Guide published a B2B Marketing Automation market map that shows a few other players I ignored for the timeline above, like SAP and Oracle because although they do have marketing automation capabilities it is not their core business (and I don’t agree with tagging Salesforce.com as a marketing automation solution). You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Blog at WordPress.com.
Looking Back at 400: Top 10 Posts
SEPTEMBER 24, 2009
As I recently passed 400 posts on this blog, here is a look back at the 10 most popular items here of all time. 8: Web 2.0 Social Tagging Sites, Part 4: B2B Traffic Building , May 15, 2007 Original research on the quantitative impact of social bookmarking on b2b site traffic.