Tag: twitter

New Year, New Digital Marketing Plan 2016

Have you started writing your Digital Marketing Plan for 2016? Starting January 1 2016, we’re sharing 31 tips to tap into your inner marketing self. Sign up now and you’ll also get a free Digital Marketing Plan Template with easy to follow actionable lists, expert advice, and much more. You will receive 31 expert tips on…
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Does adding a twitter feed to my website improve SEO?

Does adding a twitter feed to my website improve SEO? A client asked me this question today. It’s one of many questions i get asked about social media & Search Engine Optimisation. So i thought i’d blog any information that would help others who have similar questions. In this case the short answer is nope.…
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Social media time management for higher education colleges & adult learning training providers

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Twitter lingo in plain English

A a recent training event i was asked about # hashtags, tweets and other horrible lingo used by people on Twitter. Here’s a quick run down on what they mean in plain English. Tweet An update on Twitter. Basically a message of up to 140 characters, sometimes containing a link, a picture or video.  Also a…
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Social Networks Evolution: Past, Present & Future

Very interesting post that describes “Social Networking: The Past, Present, And Future.” This is the last of a three-part guest post by venture capitalist Mark Suster of GRP Partners featured by Techcrunch. Embedded here for future reference. Social Networks: Past, Present & Future –

Storytelling through social media | Storify tells compelling stories by tweets

Storytelling is a compelling way to create engagement in social media. We grew up with family stories, read stories at bedtime and as adults get hooked in the story of a great book. Storify turns what people post on social media into compelling stories. You collect the best photos, video, tweets and more to publish…
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Arts Marketing Goes Digital | AMA Digital Marketing Day 2010

Yesterday I attended the Arts Marketing Association Digital Marketing Day 2010 event in London (#amadigitalday10on Twitter). The day brought together people in culture and arts marketing to share experience and best practice in digital marketing and the arts. The event was inspiring enough to make me write this  short review of the sessions i attended.…
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Which social media tools are best to manage social media campaigns?

Which social media tools are best to manage social media campaigns? What do they do and why are they useful? See below for a short ‘n’ sweet run down on the best social media tools of 2010. Most of these tools cover popular social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, MySpace, LinkedIn and Flickr. Twitter…
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Social media marketing : Know your audience and where they hang out

Some organisations start using social media tools without knowing who the audience is and what they are doing online. You might think “We need a Foursquare account ” when in fact none of your audience use or are actively holding conversations about you on these social platforms. photo credit: State Records NSW In reality, people…
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How to get hundreds of twitter followers and blog subscribers

It’s not often i get stopped in my tracks by a blog post but today i read something that really made me think twice. A defining moment if you like. In the social media gold rush it’s easy to forget the point of using social media tools – to interact. There is so much hype,…
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