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How the State of Social Media Has Changed Business Culture

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
How the State of Social Media Has Changed Business Culture

It was only about a decade ago when brands didn’t have the slightest clue what Facebook fan pages, custom Google Plus business pages and Twitter business profiles were. Today, a brand wouldn’t be caught dead without having at least one active social network connected to their business. But when it comes to defining how social […]

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It was only about a decade ago when brands didn’t have the slightest clue what Facebook fan pages, custom Google Plus business pages and Twitter business profiles were. Today, a brand wouldn’t be caught dead without having at least one active social network connected to their business. But when it comes to defining how social […]

Pressgram: Instagram Alternative Allows You to Own Your Content

| December 4, 2013 | 1 Comment
Pressgram: Instagram Alternative Allows You to Own Your Content

  “Facebook is floundering under the weight of its own scorched earth policy towards privacy.” So writes Mark Weinstein in the lede of his Huffington Post article on the company and privacy issues.  While some may scoff at the idea of privacy in a social media platform –we are all freely publicly posting those pictures, […]

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  “Facebook is floundering under the weight of its own scorched earth policy towards privacy.” So writes Mark Weinstein in the lede of his Huffington Post article on the company and privacy issues.  While some may scoff at the idea of privacy in a social media platform –we are all freely publicly posting those pictures, […]

Breadth vs. Depth: Differing Approaches to Social Media Tools

| July 24, 2013 | 1 Comment
Breadth vs. Depth: Differing Approaches to Social Media Tools

Every time I open my email or login to Twitter, I come across yet another social media tool.  Things are so confusing that technology research firms like Gartner Group are launching digital marketing research programs.  Gartner recently produced an infographic based on transit map imagery to the digital marketing tool landscape: It’s all crystal clear […]

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Every time I open my email or login to Twitter, I come across yet another social media tool.  Things are so confusing that technology research firms like Gartner Group are launching digital marketing research programs.  Gartner recently produced an infographic based on transit map imagery to the digital marketing tool landscape: It’s all crystal clear […]

2013 Social Media Planning Guide: How to harness the power of social in 2013

| April 3, 2013 | 4 Comments
2013 Social Media Planning Guide: How to harness the power of social in 2013

By Lisa Peyton, originally published on socialfresh.com. It has become essential for everyone from business owners to busy moms to at least CONSIDER how to engage with social media. The prospect can be so overwhelming for some, that they simply ignore and belittle this recent phenomenon as a ‘trend’. I’m here to tell you that […]

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By Lisa Peyton, originally published on socialfresh.com. It has become essential for everyone from business owners to busy moms to at least CONSIDER how to engage with social media. The prospect can be so overwhelming for some, that they simply ignore and belittle this recent phenomenon as a ‘trend’. I’m here to tell you that […]

Social Media Forces the End of “Buy Now” Marketing: How to creatively sell your product without the pushy sales pitch

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Social Media Forces the End of “Buy Now” Marketing: How to creatively sell your product without the pushy sales pitch

When Sales and Marketing teams have too much crossover (i.e. being the same person), we sometimes get into trouble with sales goals influencing marketing messaging in a gross way. To further illustrate my point, I’ll give you a quick example. Situation: sales are down and as always, we want them up. Manifests itself in this […]

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When Sales and Marketing teams have too much crossover (i.e. being the same person), we sometimes get into trouble with sales goals influencing marketing messaging in a gross way. To further illustrate my point, I’ll give you a quick example. Situation: sales are down and as always, we want them up. Manifests itself in this […]

5th Annual Social Media Awards – Now Accepting Nominations!

| January 21, 2013 | 1 Comment
5th Annual Social Media Awards – Now Accepting Nominations!

The Social Media Awards are back in 2013 and better than ever! With updated categories, a new submission process and a stellar judges panel, this is sure to be our best year yet! The Social Media (SoMe) Awards is an annual awards show recognizing the best and brightest in digital marketing from across the country. […]

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The Social Media Awards are back in 2013 and better than ever! With updated categories, a new submission process and a stellar judges panel, this is sure to be our best year yet! The Social Media (SoMe) Awards is an annual awards show recognizing the best and brightest in digital marketing from across the country. […]

Top 5 Ways to Build Buzz with Pinterest

| February 20, 2012 | 1 Comment
Top 5 Ways to Build Buzz with Pinterest

Top 5 Ways to Build Buzz with Pinterest By Anita Loomba, Guest Contributor The online pin board, Pinterest, that has been making waves this past year, is no longer just for individuals who pin what they love in home, weddings, recipes, etc. It has become a hub of consumer generated content that encompasses fashion, photo […]

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Top 5 Ways to Build Buzz with Pinterest By Anita Loomba, Guest Contributor The online pin board, Pinterest, that has been making waves this past year, is no longer just for individuals who pin what they love in home, weddings, recipes, etc. It has become a hub of consumer generated content that encompasses fashion, photo […]

Building Loyalty with Social Media

| January 18, 2012 | 3 Comments
Building Loyalty with Social Media

By Guest Blogger, Anita Loomba In the ever evolving world of social media, companies often struggle with determining how to acquire and retain customers using the various media outlets. Facebook and Twitter are two social media platforms that provide an immense opportunity to reach millions of potential or current customers in a single community. Key […]

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By Guest Blogger, Anita Loomba In the ever evolving world of social media, companies often struggle with determining how to acquire and retain customers using the various media outlets. Facebook and Twitter are two social media platforms that provide an immense opportunity to reach millions of potential or current customers in a single community. Key […]

Visualize your Twitter stream with Vizify

| November 16, 2011 | 0 Comments
Visualize your Twitter stream with Vizify

Tweet,  retweet, @mention, repeat, rinse. Aren’t your  little iPhone thumbs at least a bit curious to the effectiveness of your tweets? Portland based startup and Portland Seed Fund participant Vizify have launched an app:  TweetSheet tells you exactly that and more. (Disclosure:  my husband is a co-founder.) TweetSheet creates an instant infographic of your Twitter […]

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Tweet,  retweet, @mention, repeat, rinse. Aren’t your  little iPhone thumbs at least a bit curious to the effectiveness of your tweets? Portland based startup and Portland Seed Fund participant Vizify have launched an app:  TweetSheet tells you exactly that and more. (Disclosure:  my husband is a co-founder.) TweetSheet creates an instant infographic of your Twitter […]

Portland Marketing Events: TMMPDX’s Top Marketing Events May 2011

| May 6, 2011 | 3 Comments
Portland Marketing Events: TMMPDX’s Top Marketing Events May 2011

Spring is finally here, get excited and warm up for summer with the following marketing events. Mobile, User Experience, Business Communication and Search Engine Marketing are hot topics this month. We hope you enjoy the TMMPDX top 10 marketing events for May 2011: 1) WebVisions – Wednesday May 25th-Friday 27th, 8:30am-5:00pm Oregon Convention Center, 777 […]

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Spring is finally here, get excited and warm up for summer with the following marketing events. Mobile, User Experience, Business Communication and Search Engine Marketing are hot topics this month. We hope you enjoy the TMMPDX top 10 marketing events for May 2011: 1) WebVisions – Wednesday May 25th-Friday 27th, 8:30am-5:00pm Oregon Convention Center, 777 […]