The idea of deputizing someone else to act on your behalf in an official capacity is a time-honored tradition. Why then, is it so controversial in social media? Chris Abraham says that hiring someone to speak and respond on your behalf on social media is perfectly fine.
While businesses should always be engaged in reaching out to new customers, it’s well known that it’s cheaper to keep the customers you have than to market and convert new ones. Social media offers your brand a terrific opportunity to build brand loyalty and improve customer satisfaction — that is, assuming you use it correctly. These six tips will help you develop an effective social media plan.
Target audience: Brand managers, marketing and PR professionals, SEO specialists, business executives, nonprofits, educators, Web publishers, journalists. Encourage your entire staff to link their Google+ profiles to your business site. All they need is access to an email address (such as [email protected]) on the same domain as your content — any content. According to the instructions, it’s not […]
Today digital marketing is less about blasting out your message and more about convening a conversation about your product, service or cause. Here’s a look at Twtrland, a new startup that helps businesses and organizations connect with the top influencers in your sector.
Here’s a look at the new breed of social travel sites and apps taking part in the Startup Battlefield at TechCruch Disrupt San Francisco. Some of the notable new sites include Triptease, Outtrippin, Tripsidea, Locish, Spotsetter, Diveboard and Flights with Friends.