HootSuite Announces Social Media Command Center Offerings

HootSuite Announces Social Media Command Center Offerings

By Sean Patterson October 16, 2012 | 2 Comments

HootSuite, the leading social media management platform used by companies to coordinate their marketing across multiple social networks, today announced it will now be offering Social Media Command Center services. According to HootSuite, the command centers are designed to centralize …

How Social Media Revolutionized Wine Marketing & Sales How Social Media Revolutionized Wine Marketing & Sales

Social media is taking over as the recognized way to spread the word about your brand and its products. Today it is essential to have an online component to your marketing efforts and sites like Facebook and Twitter are some …

The Power of StumbleUpon [Infographic] The Power of StumbleUpon [Infographic]
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For those of you who are already familiar with Paid Discovery, you won’t be surprised to hear that StumbleUpon is experiencing great success. Most people using Stumble are already focused on discovering new products, sharing photos, and exploring websites. So …

McDonald’s Replaces #McDStories With New Hashtag Campaign McDonald’s Replaces #McDStories With New Hashtag Campaign

Remember last weekend when McDonald’s social media campaign #McDStories backfired on them? Well, the fast food giant is at it again. McDonald’s started a new social media campaign today called #LittleThings. The hope is that they can avoid the terrible …

Toyota Debuts New 2012 Camry Online Toyota Debuts New 2012 Camry Online

Toyota’s family sedan, the Camry, is consistently one of the best-selling cars in the United States. That’s why, when Toyota decides to debut their new model online with a heavy social media push, it’s newsworthy. To introduce the newest model …

iHeartRadio Music Festival Begins Social Media Promotion iHeartRadio Music Festival Begins Social Media Promotion

iHeartRadio, the streaming radio platform created by Clear Channel, will be holding a large music festival at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The event will happen on September 23rd and 24th and it being billed by the service as …

Domino’s Pizza Gets In On March Madness

What is your favorite kind of pizza? Are you a pepperoni person or just cheese? Do you like a lot of vegetables on your pizza or are you more of a meat lovers fan? Would your favorite style of pizza …

Making Link Bait Work For You

Link baiting. You’ve heard of it, most likely, but maybe are at a loss as to how it works or how to make it work for you. In this article, we explore both the search and social aspects of link bait, what it is, and how it can be approached.

Viral Marketing: Now Less Contagious

Around one-quarter of all online adults are thought to be influential brand advocates, but they spend more time online researching and purchasing than spreading the word according to a new report from JupiterResearch "Brand Advocates; Creating Rewarding Relationships."

What Works On YouTube
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An interesting article in Advertising Age focuses on a debate within the advertising industry about how to approach the new world of user-generated content for marketing purposes. And nobody’s seems all that sure about it.

MySpace Driving Online Retail Purchases

Though retail sites get about a quarter of their traffic from search engines, they are also increasingly getting traffic from MySpace, perhaps answering some reservations posed about the efficacy of creating a presence in social networks.

SEW Live – Marketers: Digg Is Done, YouTube Won
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Marketers should think twice before focusing on Digg.com to produce traffic. Search Engine Guide Editor-in-Chief Jennifer Laycock began her presentation at the Search Engine Strategies SEW Live one-day event in Columbus, OH, with that theme in mind.

Mom’s Guide To Social Marketing
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Your mother, if she did her job right, taught you everything you need to know about how to get along in the world and how to get ahead in it. When we were kids, we thought these rules were silly, but later we learned her advice was pretty valuable. In honor of Mother’s Day (May 13), we’ve put her wisdom to work in online marketing.

If MySpace Loves You, Everybody Loves You

Did you know Photobucket controls 41 percent of photo-sharing market? Do you know why they do? Answer: MySpace, MySpace, MySpace. The News Corp.-owned social networking phenom is showing that if you really want market share, you have to win over MySpacers.

Social Media: PR’s Infectious Friend

The idea that social media can be indoctrinated into a greater marketing and PR campaign is beginning to sink in. When statistics and pinpoint targeting become a greater part of it, rather than the lack-of-control jitters undermining social marketing, expect to see Digg.com and other social networks added to campaigns as standard fare.

Find A Brand Advocate And Kiss Them
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Yahoo! and comScore Networks published a study this week illustrating the power of the so-called “brand advocate,” or for those that don’t speak Corporatese, the people on the Internet that like you and talk about how much they like you on blogs and social networks. They don’t even need a check or a free pair of Nikes.