Social Media Weekend: Republican Debate on Twitter, Improve Your Content, Big Brand Lessons
Republican Candidates Will Debate on Twitter. We cannot argue that social media is not influencing our politics based on the recent activities in the media. We’ve seen a Twitter scandal, the GOP debate impact on Twitter and who ended up being the best, as indicated by Facebook. We will see a major influence in the 2012 Election campaigns as witness today. It was announced that a Republican presidential candidate debate will take place on Twitter on July 20, 2011.
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9 Ways to Instantly Improve Your Content. Content is the linchpin of inbound marketing. It fuels your business blog, website, email marketing, search engine optimization, and well pretty much everything else. The problem is, this critical component often get delegated to the lower rungs of the priority ladder. As a marketer, it is easy to get caught up in flashy design or the mechanics of a new social media application and ultimately lose sight of content’s value.
10 Big Brand Lessons From The Corporate Social Media Summit. The event was put on by the team at Useful Social Media – and that indeed was the theme of the day as panelists offered real case studies, answered tough questions and generally demonstrated that there is real hope for large corporate brands to actively use social media to generate real business value in multiple ways. Here are some of the biggest lessons that 10 brands featured on Day 1 of the event shared in their presentations.
8 Social SEO Questions Public Relations Pros Need the Answers To. In the course of providing expertise and advice, I’ve really come to believe that it’s more important now than ever for Public Relations professionals to accelerate their knowledge of SEO and Social Media. The storytelling business is a competitive one and great messaging isn’t realized until it connects with influencers and those in a position to propagate it.
5 Methods for Connecting Online and Offline Marketing. Inbound marketing is awesome, but let’s be honest: many marketers are still doing a mix of inbound and outbound marketing. The challenge in using both online and offline marketing tactics is integrating them in an effort to generate even better results than just one tactic would have experienced on its own.
Uh, Obviously …Your Facebook Updates Are Mostly Ignored. All Facebook recently ran a story with the headline: SHOCKER: 3% To 7.5% Of Fans See Your Page’s Posts. Except Future Buzz readers are already laughing that anyone thinks this is a “shocker.”
Luring B2B Sales Leads With Content Marketing. For all companies, success hinges greatly on the ability to continuously identify new clients and keep customers happy—a task often delegated to marketers. But depending on company type, marketers may be more responsible for one than the other.
How We Use the Mobile Web [Infographic]. Remixing data from the Nielsen’s Q1 2011 Mobile Connected Device Report, this infographic shows what percentage of device owners (tablets, e-readers and smartphones, respectively) use their gadget while doing [blank].