Tag: social media for business

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The Secrets of #SocialMedia, Revealed [Infographic]

There are very few masters of social media, and those who have begun to understand its intricacies know that once they do, something will change and the game will begin anew. In a world where 61% of Fortune 500 CEOs are lackluster on social media, it’s time for a change. Today that change begins with […]

Advertising
Keep It Real and Other Proven Ways to Market to Millennials

Published to SocialMediaToday Members of the millennial generation are expected to spend $10 trillion over their collected lifetime. This is a generation even bigger than the baby boomers, and quickly becoming the most important market segment for advertisers. So big, in fact, Goldman Sachs has identified which brands are most poised to capitalize from this […]

Content Marketing
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Content Marketing Can Get You Pregnant

As written for SocialMediaToday As an inbound marketer, I often write and share about what it means to capture, write, and publish stories. Done  correctly, story telling transforms content from marketing to sharing, and merely informing to fascinating. Some of my most successful stories, like the Pinterest Pin That Launched a Company, recount a chain of events that […]

Content Marketing
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Cisco’s 6 Rules to Building an Effective Content Marketing Team

As published in Business2Community I’ve long been an evangelist of content marketing (aka inbound marketing) as a critical and effective marketing strategy for SMBs in the new, social age. Content marketing is the practice of online marketing that deliberately uses a combination of search engine optimization (SEO), various social media channels, and blogging to publish content that people will seek-out, find […]

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Greater Engagement via Social – Interview with BulbStorm CEO, Bart Steiner

Article first written for, and published as Lower Barriers and Greater Engagement: Interview with BulbStorm CEO, Bart Steiner on Technorati. Social Media Marketing “You’ve collected your Facebook likes, spent some dough on Facebook ads, and maybe given away an iPad or two. That was good for 2010. Now what?” That’s the tagline on BulbStorm’s website, and the […]

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Hitachi’s Social Media Success

Article first written for, and published as Hitachi Data Systems Shares 5 Steps to B2B Social Media Success on Technorati. Social Media for Enterprise Business When most of us think of Hitachi Data Systems, we don’t necessarily think “social media.” I mean, at first pass, I wouldn’t associate the image of a towering black Hitachi server as […]

Internet Marketing Strategy
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Facebook’s Take: Applying Old Ways to New Media Doesn’t Work

Facebook Is Meant for Lightweight Interactions Over Time As written for BusinessInsider.com Throughout the history of time people have been applying their old ways to new media. That was the message from Facebook’s global brand manager, Paul Adams, at last week’s Signal Conference in San Francisco.  So what exactly does that mean? It would appear that historically for us, […]

Andre Bourque (SocialMarketingFella) is Editor Emeritus of Technorati.

He covers emerging trends and news in social, mobile, cloud, and related technologies.

Based in San Francisco, he can be contacted via his social channels and at: andrefbourque@gmail.com

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