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Social media definitions, categories, and top tools of 2016

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I was recently asked by a client to update an informational section on their website that dealt with the basics of the current social media landscape. Social Media tools and applications continue to grow in both popularity and usage. Top Social Media Tools. Social Media Characteristics. Qzone.

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Setting Up a Social Media Listening Dashboard

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

One very popular use of the dashboard concept is to monitor social media conversations about your organizations and issues. Great!

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Strengthen Your Nonprofit Social Media Impact

Getting Attention

We would like to welcome guest blogger, Laura Quinn. Why not resolve to improve your social media efforts? Define Your Voice.

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7 Ways to Use Social Media for Social Good

Getting Attention

I’m pleased to welcome back guest blogger Kimberlee Roth. When it comes to social media, strategy should trump tools.

Butts in Seats: 5 Tips for Event Marketing Using Social Media

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This week, you are hearing from four guest bloggers about nonprofit events. Social media is an important piece of the event marketing puzzle. 

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Social Media "Pioneers" Tell Why

Diva Marketing Blog

Recently many of my social media conversations seemed to be about the perception that social is a young person’s game. Update.

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Women + Social Media = ?

Diva Marketing Blog

Social Media. Women don't think of social media as an 'obligation' . 4. women are on social networks an average of  5.5

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The Social Media ROI Argument: Fighting Back With a Simple Survey

Getting Attention

Welcome back to guest blogger, Susie Bowie, Communications Manager at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. We truly care.

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Social Media Tips From Around The Web

Diva Marketing Blog

Since Diva Marketing (Blog) launched in 2004, social media has gone through changes that have disrupted our digital experience. No way.

Want to Preview The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mazarine Treyz, with The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising and The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media. Shipping Options.

Why social media can be addictive

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

I was recently invited to become one of LinkedIn’s inaugural bloggers as part of its new thought leader platform. To be seen and heard. 2.

What’s Wrong With Reaching Out to Bloggers?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you attempting to get some media coverage for your nonprofit? You want to manipulate bloggers personal networks to make people give?

Join the Social Media for Global Health Working Group

SocialButterfly

Want to meet others with a heart for using social media for global health and development?  Read on to get plugged in! Your Invitation.

9 Reasons To Quit Social Media

The Agitator

The other day during our presentation to the Bridge Conference, Roger chided me for writing as much as I do about social media. We’re not psychopaths, we may be highly employable, and we have good reasons for not using social media. In our defense, here are nine reasons to rethink your own relationship with social media.”

Social media: It’s the people, not the tools

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

When it comes to social media, don’t get caught up in the tools less you end up with something like the silliness captured in this cartoon.

The rule of thirds for social media, marketing and management

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Last night, I was reading an interesting article discussing the social media rule of thirds. According to Amy Guth : One third of the time on social media, post about you and/or your brand - sharing your own blog posts, posting updates about you and your organization, etc. Hmmm, maybe these thirds need work.

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Will Social Media Influence The Travel Channel Launch's of "Deep Fried America?" An interview with host Jay Ducote

Diva Marketing Blog

Diva Marketing : Let’s talk blogs! I’ve been active in the blogosphere for over 12 years and have known some great food bloggers.

Is Social Media A Strategy or A Tactic?

Diva Marketing Blog

Ochman recently reminded me, social media has been around, and included in varying degrees (!), as a business initiative for the past ten years.

A 5-step quide to social media strategy for nonprofits

ImpactMax

Many nonprofits have already dipped their toes into social media. build networks and social movements. flickr/luc legay. Back up.

Social Media News Roundup

Non Profit Marketing 360

In the  Stanford Social Innovation Review,   blogger Amy Sample Ward explains their impact and directs you to links with more information. Blogger Mitch Joel makes a case for why you should be present on  Google+  now. For your reference collection: 10 must-have  social media primers.

Social Media Networking: Gone Is The Luxury of Privacy

Diva Marketing Blog

Over the past going, on eight years, of working in the social media industry I've had the pleasure of interviewing many amazing people.

Infographic: Inside the mind of a KICKASS community manager!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you tweeting for your cause or company? Are you posting on facebook for your cause? Then you’re a community manager. This guy? Or her?

Thriving in the social media gift economy

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

That’s because I would be applying market norms to a social norms situation. See yesterday’s post for a definition of what are market vs. social norms.). ” That’s a way that anthropologists describe cultures or situations governed by social norms. So what does this have to do with social media?

Be A Writefully Happy Blogger

Social Media Bird Brain

Active voice Arts Expresso google mission Moby Dick Passive voice sentence small nonprofits social communication social media Writers Resources English: Illustration of the final chase of Moby-Dick. Photo credit: Wikipedia) Last post was about titles for your blog posts or email subjects.

Interview with Jamie Turner, Author of How To Make Money with Social Media

Diva Marketing Blog

How do you make money with social media?" . Most of the other books on social media are just about the conversation.

#Interview: Syam Buradagunta, Blogger & Co-Founder of Blue Sky Collaborative

Non Profit Marketing 360

Guest blogger Don Akchin writes frequently about marketing and philanthropy at donakchin.com. SYAM: That was really our mission from the get-go.

Singapore Social Media Workshop for PR and Online Media: September 2011

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

On 13th of September, 2011 I am  teaching a social media workshop in Singapore, AND presenting at a conference. If you want to know how to put out a social media press release, how to set up an online community monitoring station and how to measure social media, this workshop is for you! Why Attend.

Repurpose Your Content for Consistent Storytelling

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On the retail side, we developed a content marketing strategy using consumer generated content that greatly reduced our dependence on paid media.

Marketing Fundraising Events: The Ultimate Checklist

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Plan social media promotions ( bonus tip: use tools such as Tweetdeck or Buffer to manage and schedule social media posts ).

Five Reasons Why Facebook Marketing Seems So Impossible

Getting Attention

Guest blogger John Haydon   advises nonprofits on new media marketing strategy. You’re still thinking push. But it hasn’t. Exactly.

The Story of Max, The Social Media Dog

Diva Marketing Blog

In social media we talk a lot about “ humanizing”  content through personal experiences. Max came into my life about 13 years ago.

50+ Ideas on What You Can Blog About

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mazarine Treyz, with The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising and The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media. Days. A.

7 Free Tools to Improve Your Nonprofit Marketing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You can use it to find and add information like social profiles or email addresses to your donor lists. Billy Attar. Kristina. Some examples.

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Social Media 101 for Nonprofit Consultants

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

Yesterday I had the opportunity to present an introductory workshop on social media to a few of my colleagues in the Fund Builders Alliance. Social media is such a constantly changing and evolving ecosystem that I believe it is a continual learning effort. Here's the thing though. But "expert"?

Meet the 4 Types of People Who Make Up Your Online Community [Infographic]

J Campbell Social Marketing

Increased connectivity and immediate access to information make most of us trust brands and organizations less, but we trust our social networks MORE.

How Do You Build B2B Relationships Using Social Media?

Diva Marketing Blog

Especially in social media marketing, or as some people refer to this brave new digital word as, new media. Traditional" social platforms such as blogs, podcasts and video are two nano seconds old. Toss of a pink boa to the everyone who is keeping the spirit of social media alive. sharing knowledge.

Corporate v. Nonprofit, 5 Lessons Learned When I Switched to Nonprofit Communications & Marketing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Guest BloggersCynamon Frierson. Kristina. Guest Post by Cynamon Frierson. Below are just a few things that I have learned. 1. Party of 1.

Reader Questions: How to make the best use of social media for fundraising?

Wild Woman Fundraising

have plenty of questions for you, about fund-raising and especially about making the best use of social media. will send this before it gets too long, but I also read your survivor story at blogger body calendar. Hi Mazarine, Thank YOU for writing me personally. And for checking out some of my stuff AND for sending me pictures!

Do you have an online rep to promote? Get on this 3-D Nonprofit Reputation Engine Webinar!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Social media channels you MUST be on. 2. And social media channels you can safely ignore. 3. When: Friday, July 15th.

Social Media Kindness: The New "Little Black Dress"

Diva Marketing Blog

Experiences I would never had if it were not for Diva Marketing, blogging and of course social media. social media kindness.