Tech Review: HipChat vs. Skype

EMagine B2B Blog

That’s why, to improve the communication throughout the growing employees and offices taking place at eMagine, we’re testing out a new communication method: HipChat – or what our CEO calls, “Skype on steroids”.

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Facebook Partners With Skype to Unveil Awesome New Video Calling Feature

Hubspot

Facebook unveiled its new partnership with Skype to launch a new video calling feature within Facebook , which has already begun rolling out to users. Skype has 170 million. Skype has hit 300 million minutes of video used per month.

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Use Skype for Video Calls with Your Clients | Marketri

Marketri

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Three 2017 B2B sales and marketing video trends: it’s time to make your move

Biznology

Record Skype conversations with customers. Here’s where I think B2B sales and marketing video is headed this year. More conversational. Less advertorial. More formats. More interactive. I think the traditional categories of testimonial, webinar, explainer, etc.

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Should businesses use LinkedIn groups or Slack for prospecting? Part 1

Biznology

Slack is a hybrid of instant messaging, social media, and Skype. If you’ve checked out your LinkedIn groups lately, you may notice that LinkedIn groups are not what they used to be.

The Long Distance Relationship: How to Work with a Remote Marketing Agency

The Point

Make generous use of screen share tools (we use Fuzebox and Join.me ) and video conferencing products like Skype or Google Hangouts. marketing agencies marketing agency skype

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Cool & Useful Sites for the Holidays

Paul Gillin

Skype . Video chatting is now a standard activity for most Internet users – in fact, earlier this year, Skype reported that their users log 300 million minutes of video calls daily. Skype has recently added a new multi-party platform that allows up to 10 people to video chat with each other, which is a great way to get the family together, even if you’re all far away from each other.

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My Favorite Productivity Apps – Multimedia & Web

Paul Gillin

I record phone calls using Skype and MX Skype Recorder. Tags: innovation audacity cacheviewer clickrepair delicious desktop diigo foxreal iwisoft mxskypterecorder picpick skype snagit tools tweetdeck windows zoner

Google+ for Business doesn’t have a lot of pluses

Biznology

Some people have found this the most interesting feature–they are Skype-like multi-user video chats that are great for impromptu Web meetings. Social Media Marketing Business Facebook Google Google Profile Skype social mediaImage via Wikipedia. Perhaps you saw the announcement of Google+ for Business–it made big news for a day, but there isn’t that much to say about it.

Productivity-Boosting Benefits of Virtual Meetings

Marketing Action

You can begin with free software such as Google Hangouts or Skype if you’re just getting started. Marketing Life Google Drive google hangounts meetings skype video video meetings virtual virtual meetings How much time do you spend in in-person meetings?

How to Start a B2B Podcast in 2017 | Rethink Podcast Ep. 14

Act-On

Based on that research, we started down the path of recording remote interviews via Skype. Of course, Skype doesn’t allow this through their service (at least not the basic service that I had), so I ended up buying a piece of software that supposedly would record any Skype call to my PC. …

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Push-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware. Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 Google

My Video Interview About B2B Social Media on EWeek Biz Advisor Blog

Paul Gillin

I recently chatted over Skype video with Eric Lundquist about how small and medium-sized businesses can use social networks to reach their customers. I made the point that social media plays perfectly to the passion that small business owners bring to their work. It’s an unfair vantage that small companies have. B2B Social Media social networks video small business SMB

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Charlene Li: an interview on leadership and digital transformation

i-Scoop

Location: Skype and hotel room. Charlene Li just released her latest book, “The Engaged Leader – A Strategy for your Digital Transformation“ The CEO and Principal Analyst of Altimeter Group was kind enough to take some time despite her busy schedule for an interview.

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How to Become a Household Name

Hubspot

4) Skype. What it Replaced: Video calling and chatting app Skype replaced the term "video chat.". Used in a Sentence: “Skype me when you’re in Europe.”. Why it Caught on: One of the most appealing aspects of Skype is how affordable it makes an essential thing (phone calls).

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How We Know Users Are in Charge of Technology

B2B Marketing Traction

Now we have Twitter and Facebook , Google and YouTube , Skype and Yahoo , PhotoShop and iTunes. It’s clear to me that users are in charge when it comes to technology. It wasn’t always that way. When programmers ruled, we had acronyms. Confusing, unintelligble acronyms.

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How to Use Google+ Hangouts for Business

EMagine B2B Blog

Similar to Skype or a webinar, Hangouts allow you to host a video chat with up to 10 people that you have in your Circles. Hangouts are an important, yet often unused feature of Google+ for businesses. What makes Hangouts better than the alternatives are the very reasons you should be using them for your [.]. B2B Web Strategy

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How Social Media and Mobile Technology Impact the Customer Experience [Infographic]

Cody Ward

It’s easy for technology start-ups and web service companies to understand the importance of communicating with customers through channels such as social media and mobile technology. They have it ingrained in their DNA.

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The Secret to Filming an Awesome Remote Interview

Vidyard

Alternatively, you could record a Skype split screen , but this can be a bit boring to watch. The split screen can be accomplished through a tool like Skype, which also lets you record your session as it’s happening with no additional screen recording software required.

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Add For Immediate Release to your podcast queue

Biznology

A couple Sundays ago I met up with Joseph Thornley , Lynette Young , and Shel Holtz on video Skype to record episode 15 of Shel’s industry-trusted and industry-respected PR podcast, For Immediate Release , AKA the FIR Podcast.

20 Stunning Examples of Brand Style Guides

Hubspot

4) Skype. When it comes to building a memorable brand, it's all about consistency. When you're shopping for your favorite cereal or coffee at the grocery store, you want to be able to spot it from a mile away.

Introducing ViewedIt: Supercharge email conversions with the power of personal video

Vidyard

But video-calling platforms such as Skype and FaceTime are even more disruptive than old-fashioned phone calls, and uploading videos to streaming sites like YouTube is too time-consuming and cumbersome for one-to-one communication. Click. Trash. Click. Trash.

What Microsoft's Acquisition Of LinkedIn Could Mean For B2B Marketers

bizible

LinkedIn ads could also expand to the rest Microsoft’s suite, including Office 365, Skype, and web properties like MSN. Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn holds enormous potential for helping B2B marketers reach their audiences and improve revenue generation.

“How I Work”: Janet Rubio, CMO at True Influence @trueinfluence #HowIWork

Heinz Marketing

Because we are a virtual company Skype is just like air … I use it to survive each day. I’ve logged more Skype hours this year than I can count. By Matt Heinz, President of Heinz Marketing. How I Work” is one of my favorite recurring features in Inc Magazine as well as via Lifehacker’s This Is How I Work Series, and recently several sales experts (including Anthony Iannarino , Dave Brock and Trish Bertuzzi ) participated as well.

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Katy Keim, Lithium’s CMO: How to Create Brand Advocates from Your Social Media Strategy [Podcast]

Crimson Marketing

Roughly $500 billion is spent globally each year on advertising, yet less than 15% of buyers report that they trust the advertising they encounter. Meanwhile, half of all purchases start with an online interaction, and today’s buyer knows all about your customer experience well before purchase.

How to Create a Successful Webinar? Start by Asking These 7 Questions

Act-On

You may have attended a webinar on common platforms like GoToWebinar, Skype, or WebEx. Online learning is having a golden moment. Institutions like Khan Academy and Linda.com base their entire business model around online classes. Business people are tuning in, too: 75% of executives watch work-related videos on business websites at least once a week, according to Insivia.

5 B2B Content Strategies that Make the Customer the Star of the Story

Content Standard

Skype. Skype has been a long-time devotee to building a brand story through client success. As the Stanford Graduate School of Business notes, Skype has leaned on a marketing strategy that focuses on businesses and workers who use its service for “everyday moments.”

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How to get on Influencers’ Radars

Onalytica B2B

If this isn’t logistically possible, arrange a phone or Skype call.

CMOs, Your Meetings Might Be Stifling Creativity & They Don’t Have To

Modern Marketing

Slack, Hangouts and Skype offer compelling alternatives to traditional email and in-person meetings. Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs) lead teams of forward-thinking, creative people that find ways to make the ordinary a little more exciting.

5 Steps to Strategically Reboot Your Brand’s Content Marketing

Content Marketing Institute

Whether it’s a founder story like Blake Mycoskie’s at TOMS or customer stories like Skype and AirBnB have done, signature stories have a tension or surprise, characters who connect, and a punchy problem, solution, or outcome.

Five Situations Where Marketers Should NOT Use Automation

Webbiquity

It doesn’t matter if your target market is comprised primarily of retirees who’ve just discovered Skype and now use it to call their grandchildren. Guest post by Godwin Adoga. Automation has been a big win for small and large businesses alike.

10 Ways to Grow Your Email List Like a Boss

Modern Marketing

Take an email interaction deeper by scheduling a phone or Skype call, or choose a subscriber for some one-on-one video consulting.

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How Blending Can Boost Your Business

Modern B2B Marketing

Free apps like Skype, WhatsApp, and Viber make it possible to communicate worldwide in real time, and social media and other sharing sites expose people to events in literally every corner of the globe.

17 of the Best Tools to Find and Interview Remote Candidates

Hubspot

2) Skype. Skype is proven. Spark Hire is like Google Hangouts or Skype, except you don’t have to be present during the interview. You don’t know it yet, but you need Kelsey. She’s an ideal fit, the right mix of smarts and experience, temperament and personality.

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Attention, Word Nerds: The 30 Weirdest Words Added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2014

Hubspot

Skype , v. To have a spoken conversation over the Internet using Skype software, freq. Also with in, into: to participate in a conversation or event in another location by using Skype software.

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Twitter and Customer Service - Potential PR Nightmare

Anything Goes Marketing

Valeria Maltoni wrote a blog post on her experiences with Skype. She had an issue using Skype on an important family call on Christmas and tried to get it resolved. Skype customer service responded to her quickly on Twitter.

Supercharge email conversions with the power of personal video

Vidyard

But video-calling platforms such as Skype and FaceTime are even more disruptive than old-fashioned phone calls, and uploading videos to streaming sites like YouTube is too time-consuming and cumbersome for one-to-one communication. Click. Trash. Click. Trash.

“How I Work”: Wendy White, VP of Marketing at Egencia @wendywhite #HowIWork

Heinz Marketing

To stay connected, all my messenger apps – Slack & Skype for work and FaceTime for the kids are mission critical. By Matt Heinz, President of Heinz Marketing. How I Work” is one of my favorite recurring features in Inc Magazine as well as via Lifehacker’s This Is How I Work Series, and recently several sales experts (including Anthony Iannarino , Dave Brock and Trish Bertuzzi ) participated as well.

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30 Creative Ideas for Your B2B Video Marketing

B2B Marketing Traction

You can even record the customer’s question over Skype or at their company and add it to your video. You can take the video or ask to interview them by Skype. According to eMarketer , adults spend (on average) five and a half hours on video content every day.

PSA: your virtual online friends are part of your family

Biznology

But all of these beautiful, human, loving men and women more than deserved a call, email, text, Skype, or even a Facebook Messenger IM — even those who have basically divorced me over politics and the election for the thought bombs I drop maybe too casually.

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