Posts for "social media"


6 Elements to Make Your Portfolio Stand Out

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
May 14, 2013 at 1:30 pm
Career portfolios serve as a great way for job seekers to tell a story about their work experience and illustrate their personal brand. From your internships in college to your ... (more)

Minding Your Ps and Qs: The Importance of Early Adopters in Marketing Your Nonprofit (DATA)

From Know Your Own Bone
May 8, 2013 at 9:30 am
Nonprofit marketers increasingly understand the importance of reach and remaining top-of-mind when it comes to building affinity with potential visitors and donors in the digital ... (more)

How to Be a Top Influencer in a LinkedIn Group

From March Communications
April 30, 2013 at 9:58 am
Roll out the red carpet. Just the other week, for one brief and glorious instant, I became a “top influencer” in a LinkedIn Group. For those unfamiliar with this feature, it’s ... (more)

It’s About Time, Twitter

From March Communications
April 30, 2013 at 9:55 am
I’ve been doing a lot of research on the mobile security industry recently, and it’s become quite apparent that the field is anything but stagnant. It seems as though ... (more)

Defining What ‘Social Media Strategy’ Means for B2Bs

From March Communications
April 29, 2013 at 3:00 pm
The common perception of social media marketing is that B2Bs have always had it tougher. Popular social networks like Facebook and Twitter are very casual environments, which can ... (more)

3 Ways B2B Tech Companies Can Use SlideShare

From March Communications
April 29, 2013 at 9:34 am
SlideShare, the social media network that hosts online presentations, is kind of the unsung hero of the B2B world. Maybe it hasn’t exactly caught fire precisely because so much ... (more)

Building Culture in a Digital World

From Alexandra Levit's Water Cooler Wisdom
April 25, 2013 at 8:00 am
Quick quiz: true or false? 1. You don’t know anyone who works at your company. 2. You try not to involve yourself with your company’s digital networks. 3. When it comes ... (more)

The Power of a Tweet: What We Can Learn from AP’s Hacking Scandal

From March Communications
April 24, 2013 at 2:57 pm
Yesterday, the Associated Press’ Twitter account was hacked, and it sent a single tweet reporting that there were explosions at the White House. The fraudulent tweet sparked ... (more)

Comedy Central Stretches Laughs with Festival Hosted on Twitter

From March Communications
April 24, 2013 at 12:00 pm
In an attempt to establish Comedy Central’s social dominance, the Viacom-owned company announced it would host a five-day comedy festival, taking place almost entirely on Twitter. ... (more)

Dancewave – Public Relations and Social Media Internship

From Emerging Leaders of New York Arts
April 22, 2013 at 9:59 am
Dancewave seeks a Summer 2013 Public Relations and Social Media Intern to assist the Associate Director of Marketing and the Marketing Assistant in the execution of press and social ... (more)

Building Strategic Partnerships in the Digital World

From Reckitt Benckiser
April 18, 2013 at 7:54 am
Building strategic partnerships in digital is crucial. It’s a very interesting and complex area. Some of our long term partners in the digital world are Google and Facebook. ... (more)

Samsung offers chance to get photo on Sydney Opera House sails

From MatthewGain.com
April 14, 2013 at 5:30 am
Samsung and the Sydney Opera House are offering Australians the chance to have their photographs projected onto the sails of the Sydney Opera House. To enter you simply need to ... (more)

6 Sad Truths About Fundraising That I Have Learned as a Millennial Donor

From Know Your Own Bone
April 10, 2013 at 10:19 am
Hi, nonprofit executive leaders and board members. My name is Colleen Dilenschneider. I am a Millennial donor and I exist.   First, let’s be honest: I’m not a crazy-huge ... (more)

Cyberbullying: A Sociological Approach [RESEARCH]

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
April 9, 2013 at 7:30 am
Social media and text messaging have assumed a dominant role in communication among adolescent society. And, as common in teenage social environments, these circumstances often ... (more)

Search, Music and Social Networking Among Top Activities of UK Youth

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
April 8, 2013 at 8:22 am
UK teens have a significant presence online and are at the leading edge of many digital behaviors, according to a survey conducted by Research Now and initiated by K&A ... (more)

Trend Watch: Teen Girls, Social Media and the ‘Thigh Gap’ Obsession [VIDEO]

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
April 7, 2013 at 3:02 pm
Quick. Here's a test: Stand-up straight with your feet together in front of a mirror and look for a space between your upper thighs. If you see a gap, you have the latest ... (more)

Trend Watch: Celebrity Swatting

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
April 6, 2013 at 9:04 pm
In Los Angeles, a practice known as swatting has become an alarming trend — a series of hoax 911 calls claiming serious incidents at the homes of celebrities. A string of them ... (more)

Inequality: A Nonprofit Social Media Best Practice

From Know Your Own Bone
March 26, 2013 at 9:13 am
All men are created equal.” No doubt you’ve heard that before, and no doubt I’d have a hard time finding a public-service motivated nonprofiteer who would disagree with ... (more)

Marketing Your Nonprofit to Audiences that ACTUALLY Matter

From Know Your Own Bone
March 13, 2013 at 12:07 pm
This is a bit of a tough-love post. The nonprofit sector has lots of hard-working people trying their gosh-darn best to create social change. And, yet, there are still far, far, ... (more)

Visitor Stats for Top US Sites

From SEO Ireland
February 27, 2013 at 8:33 am
Do you know how many users are on .....  ?We're constantly bombarded with the total number of visitors for the top ten platforms, and some are better known than others. But ... (more)

Why Storytelling Is Hot: Once Upon A Time On The Interwebs

From The Boldness + Magic Fete
February 25, 2013 at 10:30 am
As I wrote last week in 5 Things You Should Know About People – Storytelling helps people understand it also generates emotion and fosters connection. Peter Guber argues ... (more)

The New Normal: Three Elements of Social Media Success for Nonprofit Organizations

From Know Your Own Bone
February 19, 2013 at 9:54 am
All too often, I encounter CEOs of nonprofit organizations who simply think that the task of carrying out effective social media consists of, well, “doing social media.” To ... (more)

Scheduling Social Media Updates While on Vacation: The Pros and Cons

From The Urban Muse
February 19, 2013 at 5:04 am
Last week, I returned from a 10-day vacation, which I haven’t taken in several years. Although an avalanche of unread emails and deadlines and catch-up work had accumulated ... (more)

“Get Twitter Followers Fast” a recipe for disaster

From Tim Bursch
February 6, 2013 at 2:50 pm
The following is a guest post by Josh Becerra @joshbecerra. Recently the New York Times published and article entitled Buying Their Way to Twitter Fame. I have to admit that ... (more)

The Viral Oreo: A Social Media Lesson for Nonprofit Organizations

From Know Your Own Bone
February 6, 2013 at 10:12 am
Let’s be honest: Some people watch the Super Bowl for the game, others for the commercials, and others still – though this may be a new phenomena – for the social media ... (more)