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100,000 Twitter followers. Now what?

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I used to document my social media journey by writing a post at each increment of 10,000 Twitter followers on my account. Twitter became my favorite place to meet new friends. I have not done any proactive audience building (like I prescribe in the book) since 2009.

An Example of Twitter’s Real-Life ROI

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By Gregory Pouy, {grow} Community Member When I was asked to write the piece about Twitter, I wondered what personal insight I could share about my love for this social media platform. The game was in full swing, and Mark took to Twitter to ask if any of his followers were Steeler fans.

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Is social media effective for B2B lead generation?

Sales Lead Insights

I’m probably biased, but I believe the primary objective of business-to-business marketing is driving sales of the company’s products and services. A blog post I wrote a few weeks back, How does social media rank in influencing business technology purchase decisions? talks about a recent Forrester Research study that looks at social media’s influence on the business technology buyer.

Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers

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Subscribe to our RSS Feed Subscribe via Email Your email: Learn Inbound Marketing Inbound Marketing Software Learn how HubSpot can help turn your business into an inbound marketing machine. Webinar: Blogging for Business Want to learn more about publishing a blog on your business website?

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.

The Top 3 Priorities for 2010 Marketing Budgets

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About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Design PR SEO-SEM Social Media Strategy More testchannel AdROCK eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter The Top 3 Priorities for 2010 Marketing Budgets November 2nd, 2009 | By guestblogger By Tom Pick | Online Marketing Executive | KC Associates With a lingering recession, the U.S.

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Eight years of top business brands on Twitter and their First Tweets

Earnest about B2B

Which businesses were early adopters on Twitter? Today, Twitter is celebrating its 8th birthday. To celebrate, Twitter has created the #firsttweet tool - taking users down memory lane and giving us a chance to see the first piece of wisdom we shared with the world.

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. 51% of active Twitter users follow companies, brands or products on social networks.

B2B Email Marketing: Interview with Stephanie Miller

Sales Lead Insights

This is one of a series of occasional interviews with top practitioners on topics of interest to B2B lead generation, marketing and new business development professionals. This study tracks with Return Path’s Deliverability Benchmark Report on the first half of 2009, which is based on the data Return Path manages for ISPs and corporate system administrators. Gmail and Hotmail, and by small business and corporate system administrators.

Interviews and Content Marketing - Ambal Balakrishnan

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

Ambal Balakrishnan and I have been having some interesting conversations around her interview series and how it relates to B2B Marketing , visible networking and Browse My Stuff. Some other bits of background about Ambal: Ambal’s book “Content Marketing Tweets: Bite sized tips on creating compelling content your customers and prospects will love&# will be published in late 2009. Ambal’s Twitter: Ambal ClickDocuments.

Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! Tracking hashtags What’s buzzing on Twitter right now?

Definitions for 34 Twitter Terms You Were Too Embarrassed to Ask About

Hubspot

This morning, when I scanned my Twitter feed, I did a few MTs and PRTs, asked a follower to TMB, and was left SMH at some trolls I found, so I said BFN to Twitter. In the last seven years, Twitter has become a social network with its own unique language -- and rightfully so.

Business Value of Social Networking

Industrial Marketing Today

Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website Business Value of Social Networking by Achinta Mitra on July 29, 2009 in Social Media Marketing , Social Networking Saw a very interesting video where Seth Godin talks about how useful social media is to businesses.

Crunchy, salty, nutritious news & views on B2B marketing for technology companies | Velocity - the B2B marketing acceleration agency for technology companies

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So click here to find out whether they changed my mind… Read more… Stan Woods | June 16th, 2009 | one comment The Content Marketing Workbook It’s here. Read more… Doug Kessler | June 11th, 2009 | 3 comments Choose your patients carefully The most respected surgeons in the world have the best survival rates. We… Read more… Neil Stoneman | May 8th, 2009 | 4 comments Why we steal from our clients.

Is LinkedIn Really a Social Network?

Vertical Response

Heck, you may even send your Twitter feed to it. But does all this type of activity justify calling LinkedIn a social network? First, we have to understand what a social network really is. So is LinkedIn really a social network?

Research shows small business owners struggle with Twitter

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The latest research report from Business.com shows that small business owners are still trying to figure out Twitter … but those who do are seeing an advantage. One typical quote: “On Twitter, the people I follow provide me with more relevant links and information than any other tool.

Deconstructing Twitter: Analytics for Reach and Impressions

B2B Marketing Savvy

Other Twitter Topics: Tools for Business Teams Multiple Account Layering Strategy More Analytics Email The Scoopdog Team. And what of Twitter’s “fuzzy math&# ? And don’t forget “Twitter Fuzzy Math&# ( nice blog post here ).

102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)

Webbiquity

With 92% of companies now incorporating social media into their marketing efforts, it’s no longer sufficient to just “be there” on social networks. Everyone knows women vastly outnumber men on Pinterest, but how about on other social networks? 6 Twitter Stats.

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Klout overhauls its business model, but does it answer its critics?

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Fernandez says this will help people “create better content” through constant feedback on what is providing the biggest actions from your networks. Spammers almost killed Twitter in 2009 and Quora in 2010.

Eight lessons I’ve learned from Twitter

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I’ve been a devoted Twitter-er for nearly a year. This was a great lesson and I’m glad it happened early in my Twitter career. 2) This is best kind of networking. Nearly every customer, partner and supplier I currently work with came through Twitter.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity

How do the audiences differ across various social networks? How do social media marketing strategies in small businesses differ from those in larger enterprises? Social media networks and blogs consume nearly 25% of people’s time online. Twitter has the fifth oldest.

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Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’

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Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter A few years ago, critics said Blogging was a fad.

ClickInsights: What was your "Aha" moment in 2009? - Part 1

Ambal's Amusings

I have invited our Panel of White Paper Experts to reflect on 2009 and answer the following question: What was your aha moment in 2009 ? Blog WhitePaperPundit Twitter Jonathan_Kantor. "Discovering the Power of Twitter and Adobe TweetDeck.” Happy Twittering!

All social media sites should offer profit sharing and ad revenue

Biznology

On March 14th, Liz Mannebach asked me via Twitter, ‘Great piece. ’ in response to last week’s post, The Implications for PR if Twitter Goes Away : @chrisabraham Great piece. What an incentive that would be on FB and Twitter, right?

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Calling all Copywriters and Wanna-be-Copywriters to Copywriting Success Summit 2009

Ambal's Amusings

Mike Stelzner is once again pulling together one of his informative online summits - Copywriting Success Summit 2009. We have invited Michael Stelzner, event producer of Copywriting Success Summit 2009 to share his thoughts on copywriting and details of the event he is organizing.

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B2B Search Marketing: 5 Must-Read Tips - Online Marketing Blog

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TopRank has worked with many companies using search marketing to reach Business to Business audiences over the past 8 years and we’d like to share these 5 B2B search marketing tips that can help companies maximize their results: 1.

Best of 2009: Social Media Marketing, Part 1

Webbiquity

Rick Burnes notes that without a strong content strategy to back up social media efforts, marketers risk the “all hat, no cattle&# syndrome: lots of attention on Twitter and Facebook, but no compelling content to back it up and turn the curious into the converted. 8 Excellent Tools to Extract Insights from Twitter Streams by Social Media Today. Forrester: B2B Marketers Need To Keep Up With Business Technology Buyers On Social Media by Forrester Research.

Break the mold: Why content marketing needs to be like a chalupa

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” In this post I postulated that the traditional advice that businesses need to “think like media companies” is losing steam. On social networks, brand-generated content is seeing the lowest engagement rates now than any other time. Like the fashion business.

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Study: Top Execs DO Use Social Networks

What Works - What Doesn't

A new study shows decision-makers, such as business buyers, are increasingly using social media such as LinkedIn and Twitter to make buying decisions. As it turns out, customers (C-level execs) like everyone else want to own and control their own networks. Social networks are another, complementary sales channel where the emphasis is on useful, honest information. But not to talk about the new appetizer they just tried at a trendy restaurant.

Social Business Q&A: 10 Questions with Augie Ray

Modern Marketing

His perspective was business first – never social for the sake of social. What’s the difference between social media and social business? I view social media as a medium, and in this medium you can do a variety of things–service, business intelligence, marketing, commerce, etc. Consumers bypass traditional channels and providers and conduct business peer-to-peer, creating a new wave of disintermediation and reintermediation.

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12 Revealing Marketing Stats About Facebook for Business

Hubspot

I see some real potential here for business owners.". 12 Revealing Facebook for Business Marketing Stats. 1) Facebook matters for business owners. There's a significant chunk of marketers and business owners whose marketing strategies rely heavily on Facebook.

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Avaya makes Business Communications more Social

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Bottom line - as my Uncle always told me - you have to fish where the fish are and this certainly allows B2C brands to fish right where you are and right off of any personal recommendations you might be getting on a Social Network. It's a very exciting day for me here at Avaya.

Twitter and B2B: don't be fooled by the silent majority

BaseOne

Apparently, 90% of Twitter traffic is created by just 10% of users. This fact, according to the widely quoted recent report by Harvard Business School , "implies that Twitter resembles more of a one-way, one-to-many publishing service than a two-way, peer-to-peer communication network".

How NOT to pitch a blog | Online Marketing Blog

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Expo Microblogging Digital Asset Optimization Lets Get Social: FriendFeed Twitter Delicious StumbleUpon Facebook LinkedIn Flickr YouTube Slideshare Most Popular Posts Related Posts Blogger Relations 101 Public Relations Spam and the Bad Pitch Search Marketing News Blog No Blog? Online Marketing Blog TopRank’s internet marketing blog on the intersection of digital PR, social and search engine marketing.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2009, Part 1

Webbiquity

What are the four stages of Twitter enlightenment? How important is Twitter for business? How exactly did Dell generate so much revenue by Twittering? What are the “secrets&# of top corporate Twitterers? Learn the answers to these questions and others here in more of the best blog posts and articles from last year on Twitter techniques, tools and tactics. Sanity check: The four stages of a typical Twitter user by TechRepublic. Twitter FAIL!

Why Twitter is for old people

Chris Koch

Like many, I’m a late convert to Twitter. So I figured I wouldn’t have much to twitter about. I also figured that Twitter would appeal mostly to young people interested in flirting with one another in 140 characters or less. But then I tried it and I realized that the hidden power of Twitter is in another kind of human appetite: learning. Twitter doesn’t just add another one of those annoying Web 2.0 Have you tried Twitter yet?

How Trade Publications Can Capitalize on Content Marketing and Social Media

WebMarketCentral

Mind you, I've never worked for a trade publisher and am not telling them how to run their businesses, these are just observations based on nearly 20 years of media buying and 25 years of business experience.

101 Tips from 50 Small Business Bloggers

Industrial Marketing Today

Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website 101 Tips from 50 Small Business Bloggers by Achinta Mitra on September 29, 2009 in Industrial Marketing Blog , Industrial Websites , Social Media Marketing I came across an incredible blog post recently that I think every small business owner should read. Click here to read 101 Tips from 50 Small Business Bloggers.

How to Start an Awesome LinkedIn Group

Vertical Response

This powerful B2B networking tool on the “social network for professionals” has spawned over 1.5 Duke Long, a commercial real estate agent in Indianapolis , has been engaging colleagues nationwide with a LinkedIn group focused on social networking.

Best of 2009 (So Far): Twitter Tips and Tactics, Part 1

WebMarketCentral

Despite a recent dip in users, Twitter remains a hot social media platform (and arguably a better venue for b2b marketers than Facebook). Bloggers not only use Twitter to promote their content, but writing about Twitter frequently is their content. Twitter FAIL!