Social Media Post Ideas for November

GrowthZone

Give yourself a break; plan your social posts in advance to allow yourself time to focus on family and fun. Check out these holiday and event ideas for your November social media posts: MONTHLY: Health. Georgia Pecan Month. Source: Social Sidekick / Meltwater.

November Social Media Post Ideas for Associations

GrowthZone

November kicks off one of the busiest times of year for social media. Georgia Pecan Month. The post November Social Media Post Ideas for Associations appeared first on GrowthZone. Social Media Member Engagement

How Your Association Can Succeed in Social Media

Association Management

Done well, using social media makes all your other objectives easier. Social media offers a wealth of marketing opportunities , but they aren’t all relevant to your group. Most organizations already know which social channels their audiences prefer. Social Media

3 Ways to Use Social Media to Grow Membership

SocialFish

Now you may have a growth strategy in place (as part of your association’s strategic plan), but does that growth strategy incorporate social media? If not, you may want to consider adding that in, as social media is typically a fairly cheap and easy way to reach new eyes. Not sure how to grow your organization’s membership using social media? Real time + relevancy = social media GOLD! This post originally appeared on MC Talks.

Why Social Media Takeovers Can Work for Your Association

SocialFish

Have you ever seen a takeover on social media? Usually, this is when a student, employee, or key constituent takes over a company or organization’s social media for the day. Plus, allowing your members to post on your social media pages is kind of an added benefit.

Extreme trends or the new normal?

Aaron Wolowiec

Even my dentist has climbed aboard the social media bandwagon. 3-6 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, ASAE will engage and connect members – even if they can’t attend physically. Are you embracing social media?

Ways Your Association Can Promote Videos to Members

Association Adviser

Marketing & Communications Membership Revenue Technology Aaron Weisberg ACPA American Society for Quality ASQ College Student Educators International email Georgia Society of Association Executives GSAE MHEDA Michael J. Barry promoting video social media video video promotion Western Retail Lumber Association WRLA

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From the Corner Office: Tino Mantella, TAG

Association Adviser

Tino Mantella, Technology Association of Georgia. This month’s Corner Office spotlight shines on Tino Mantella, president and CEO of the 19,000 member Technology Association of Georgia (TAG). Our ultimate goal is to make Georgia a Top 5 state for technology by 2015.

Need More Non-Dues Revenue?

Association Adviser

Tino Martella, Technology Association of Georgia. Social Media. Now that TAG’s 32 SIGs each has a dedicated social media manager, revenue should be on the horizon, hinted Mantella. Attention is what garners the revenue on social platforms according to Hood.

From the Corner Office: Rob Sumner, CAE, Esq.

Association Adviser

An association lawyer for nearly 20 years, Sumner has more than 24 years of experience in association management and has been an active member of the Georgia Society of Association Executives (GSAE) since 1981. AA: So, who really owns an association’s social media?

13 Fall Fundraising Ideas Worth Trying

MembersClicks

Now it may not feel like fall yet (depending on where you live), but trust us, even if temps are still in the 90s (which they are in Georgia, by the way), people are eager and excited for that seasonal change. Just check your social media feeds if you don’t believe us.).

The Big Picture: If It Ain't Broke, Don't Fix It

The Big Picture

Georgia’s new economic development and tourist promotion logo was unveiled at a tourism conference in Valdosta. And Georgia is now a classic marketing example for the "If it aint broke, dont fix it" textbook. Ray Charles "Georgia On My Mind" has been the state slogan since 1979. Initial media reports had indicated the new slogan would replace the beloved “Georgia On My Mind” (rather than adding to it, as it is purported now to do).

Best of the Web: February 2013

Association Adviser

Did Pompeii Create the First Social Network? When, for instance, did social networking begin? Georgia Society of Association Executives Annual Conference. Association Media & Publishing Annual Conference. Best of the Web conferences Facebook social media

Test-Drive Your Next Member Recruitment Campaign

Associations Now

The “ United in Possibilities ” campaign, which won a 2019 ASAE Gold Circle Award in the membership recruitment campaign category, launched first in AOA’s Georgia and Minnesota chapters. Social media advertising.

I love where I live!

SocialFish

Now, in the "noughties", it's undergoing another change (probably to do with the addition of the Georgia Avenue/Petworth metro station on the south end and the superb redevelopment of downtown Silver Spring to the north) and is now described as "up-and-coming" in real estate circles. The blog has some social commentary but with a real sense of ownership too. Tags: Petworth sharing community social media

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Hurricane Michael: Electric Group Turns Website Into Info Hub

Associations Now

Its website includes an “information hub,” with maps highlighting the co-ops feeling the brunt of the storm, which are largely focused in the Carolinas, Georgia, and Florida.

Time to breathe…and think long-term

Aaron Wolowiec

Crowdsource: Publicly display social media posts from attendees, such as comments and photos. Meeting professionals are some of the busiest people I know.

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What Does it Take to Go Viral Nowadays?

SocialFish

With the advent of social media networks, content is now shared thousands of times faster than the common cold spreads through our elementary school classrooms. Optimized Visuals for Social Sharing.

What Does it Take to Go Viral Nowadays?

SocialFish

With the advent of social media networks, content is now shared thousands of times faster than the common cold spreads through our elementary school classrooms. Optimized Visuals for Social Sharing.

Blogger Who Fought Restraining Order Wins—With Journalists Group’s Backing

Associations Now

The Society of Professional Journalists is applauding two judges who stopped a Georgia political candidate’s attempts to get a protective order for harassment against a blogger who wrote an unflattering profile of him.

Taking the Time to Communicate Right

Association Adviser

When it comes to social media, don’t try to be all things to all people. Similarly, social media expert Corey Perlman explained in a recent issue of GSAE’s magazine, connections , that you don’t have to be on all social media sites.

College Players’ Group Helps Athletes Launch National Protest

Associations Now

Fans of college football—specifically, fans of Georgia Tech, the University of Georgia, and Northwestern University—probably didn’t notice the slight variation in several players’ uniforms as their teams took the field last Saturday, but the change was significant.

Study Debunks Myths About Generations’ Workplace Preferences

Associations Now

The results of this study clearly suggest that variety, choice, access, and transparency—attributes typically associated with what millennials want—are indeed important, but not only for millennials,” Georgia Collins, CBRE’s senior managing director for workplace strategy, said in a statement.

Wednesday Buzz: Essential Advice for Designing a Better Email

Associations Now

” In addition, Amunwa argues against using embeddable fonts—just stick to the basic HTML fonts such as Arial, Verdana, and Georgia. Social Media Examiner tells us how to use Google Analytics to track dark social traffic. Considering an email newsletter redesign?

GiveMN 2012 Giving Day by the Numbers

Beth Kanter

And over the years, many other communities and states have copied the idea – for example Georgia Gives Back Day. To get there, we employed a number of strategies, but chief among them was social media. Social media specific webinars.

Construction Groups Set Out to Fill Industry’s Skills Gap

Associations Now

It follows in the footsteps of similar programs in Alabama and Georgia. Go Build Tennessee includes a robust website , multimedia advertising, social media, outreach to young people through career fairs, and outreach to counselors and educators.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.23.18

Reid All About it

Jacob Wilder, CAE, Director of Communications and Technology, Building Owners and Managers Association of Georgia. Powerful Social Media Strategy. Learn strategies for optimizing social media marketing for your meetings and events.

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111 Intriguing Chats for 2011

ChatterBachs

As many of you know, the priority of engaging and connecting is a big one for me- a soapbox- if you will, and I don’t understand those who simply look at social media as a way to promote their agenda, products, and/or services. It should also be noted that the list reflects my interests: associations, events, travel, tech, government, education, social media, communications, marketing, public relations, and jobs. Sr social media strategist at @CAPAction/@AmProg.

Increase Your Membership ROI – Return on Involvement

Association Adviser

We’ve all seen the #MondayMotivation quote on social media: “You only get out of life what you put into it.”. Lowell Aplebaum, CAE, spoke earlier this month at the Georgia Society of Association Executives’ Annual Meeting in a session called “Creating the Member Story.”

Knight Foundation Launches The Giving Day Play Book

Beth Kanter

With tips for any nonprofit participating in or launching a campaign, the playbook not only tells you how to set a Giving Day budget and allot staff time, but also how to use the power of social media to reach new donors.

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Press Photographers Group Ups the Ante on Advocacy

Associations Now

I’ve been pleased with the way things have been going—for the first time since 2000, there were no arrests during either convention—and have since done training with groups like the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the Georgia Chiefs of Police, and the National Sheriff’s Association.”.

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Best of the Web – March 2013

Association Adviser

link] Blogs Outrank Social Networks for Consumer Influence. Social Media Examiner. Georgia Society of Association Executives Annual Meeting. Association Media & Publishing Annual Conference. Best of the Web. JeffHurt : Four Essential Elements To An Incomparable Face To Face Conference And #Tradeshow Experience #eventprofs #mpi [link] @SteveDrake: 6 Awesome Reads for Association Executives.

How Texting Could Take Your Marketing Strategy to the Next Level

Association Adviser

Gather text subscribers by promoting the campaign on your website and social media accounts along with a simple way to join. Eryn Underwood is a student at the University of Georgia studying journalism.

Got NDR (Non-Dues Revenue)?

Association Adviser

Even in this hyper-connected, social, mobile, digital age—or maybe because of it—associations and their members still like to meet, network and learn face-to-face. If he had more resources, GACTE’s Gambill said his organization would like to focus more on social media advertising.

Reflections on the ASAE App

Association Adviser

Map of the Expo floor/Georgia World Congress Center: For those visual learners and cartography enthusiasts who enjoy knowing where they are in relation to landmarks, major elevation changes, and the nearest restaurant – this feature was invaluable. What event tool is indispensable for you?

How Smart Associations Grow Membership

Association Adviser

” But that’s not the case in the association world, even as social media, the “free web economy” and for-profit competitors knock on the door. many young professionals don’t use email because they’re communicating primarily through social networks.

What Associations Need to Know About Technology

Association Adviser

” Thanks to social media, 4G, iProducts, broadband, wireless, the cloud, Big Data, Skype and apps, we’re now more connected than ever. ” Marcus Underwood, Naylor’s vice president of online media, said video content is now easier than ever to create. By Hank Berkowitz.

You’re Never Too Old to Learn Something New

Association Adviser

I spoke with CEO of AGC Georgia Michael Dunham the other day about association leadership, career development and mentoring (see his Corner Office profile). Right now with social media we’re out there on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter,” she said.

Going for Goal: Shared Knowledge Inspires Successful Giving Days

Beth Kanter

Meanwhile, power hour prizes during Georgia Gives Day rewarded nonprofits that raised the most money during a designated hour; the prizes kept donors and nonprofits engaged throughout the day, and provided exclamation points for the event.

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The Power of Non-Dues Revenue

Association Adviser

“One of the biggest mistakes associations make is asking for too much too often,” according to Gabriel Eckert , executive director of the Building Owners and Managers Association of Georgia (BOMA). Hank Berkowitz, Association Adviser.