How to Drive Traffic to Your Community Using Social Media

Higher Logic

Some people tend to spend their time on Facebook and others on Instagram. Our communities are in constant competition with these other platforms, so why not use them to our advantage? Here’s how it works: Discussions. Who doesn’t like to be bragged on?) We are busy people.

How to Use Social Media to Humanize Your Brand in 2019

Higher Logic

Now, as a consumer in 2019, how much generic and lifeless content are you hoping to, well…consume? My guess would be little to none, but you’ll still run into it, whether it’s in your inbox or your social feeds. Don’t be afraid to take risks.

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The Top 5 Social Media Fails You’re Still Committing (and how to #win instead!)

Wild Apricot

Stop committing these social media fails and learn how to boost your followers and engagement from the pros. social media

How to Manage Social Media with Hootsuite and Buffer

Reid All About it

Social media is a great way to connect with others, find and share resources, and build a community. But how do you find time to manage it? Social media helps me maintain a presence in and provide value to my association community.

How to Get Millennial Donors from Social Media

Wild Apricot

If you're struggling to get millennials to donate, follow these tried and tested ways nonprofits these days are successfully getting new millennial donors off social media. Millennials

How to Maximize Social Media at Conferences

Associations Now

Used wisely, it can be a benefit to attendees. In just a few years, many businesses have gone from viewing social media as a distraction to an essential tool for learning and communication. We have seen incredible traction on social media.

October Social Media Post Ideas for Associations

GrowthZone

Coming up with ideas for social media posts can be stressful and time-consuming. The social media success formula indicates that only 10% of posts should be about your organization. Here’s how to write an association. your association’s social media posts ».

AWESOME WEBINAR ALERT: How to Make Money from Social Media

SocialFish

Frustrated with trying to figure out how to make money from all that time and effort you spend on social media? What if you knew 10 influencers to multiply your conversions to one million?

Association Social Media: ASAE

SocialFish

——————— Let’s welcome Lauren Precker, Social Media Manager for ASAE to the SocialFish stage! Who do you report to? How do you decide what content to post where? How do you manage content flow?

Are Political Ads on Social Media OK? Many Say Yes

Associations Now

A new study from the Public Affairs Council finds that even given recent controversy over the use of political ads on social media, nearly half of Americans don’t find their use objectionable. The post Are Political Ads on Social Media OK?

How to Leverage Social Media to Maximize Your CSR Efforts

SocialFish

Social media has become the primary hub for marketing among brands of every size. Open platforms for engagement are an enticing and powerful tool, and the focus has really shifted from traditional media to digital advertising campaigns. Don’t let it get to you.

Can Social Media Get Me a Job?

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

Is it important to have a professional profile to be on social media? Better yet, can social media get you the job you want most? They've secured their Facebook posts and made sure to keep proof of their inebriation in college off of Google.

Take your association’s career center to the next level using social media

YourMembership Blog

Job opportunities are among the most important benefits to your members. Here’s how to give your job board a boost using social media. The post Take your association’s career center to the next level using social media appeared first on YourMembership.

September Social Media Ideas for Associations

GrowthZone

Holiday observances are a great way to keep your association’s social media feeds active. Here are several more September holidays to inspire you: Monthly Observances. 30 More Ideas for Your Association’s Social Media Posts ».

24 Ideas: April Social Media Posts for Associations

GrowthZone

Easily fill your organization’s social media feed with these themes: April Monthly Holidays and Observances. 16 th Wear Your PJs to Work Day. >> SEE ALSO: Here’s How LinkedIn is a Powerful Association Tool. Social Media Member Engagement Events and Conferences

Social Media Crisis Management for B2B

SocialFish

This remains true in the world of social media. A social media risk strategy should be created and in place well before your company experiences any sort of crisis that may affect its relationships with its industry partners and contracts. Develop a Social Media Presence.

June Social Media Ideas for Associations

GrowthZone

Holiday observances are a great way to keep your association’s social media feeds active. Check out these June themes to spark ideas: MONTHLY OBSERVANCES. 30 More Ideas for Association Social Media Posts ». Social Media Member Engagement Growth

Association Social Media: ASCD

SocialFish

Meet Tina Byland, ASCD’s Social Media Specialist! Who do you report to? . My role as social media specialist sits on the communications team here at ASCD. I report to the communications manager. How do you decide what content to post where?

A Day at the Tour: Social Media Failure, Outrage & Frustration

Reid All About it

You probably also noticed how angry I am about ESPN’s Michael Smith laughing online and during his show, Around the Horn , about two cyclists being hit hard by a car on Sunday during stage 9 of the Tour. You can see how hard in the video shown on Dutch TV. How it all began.

20 Ideas: June Social Media Posts for Associations

GrowthZone

Easily schedule your organization’s social media feed with these themes: June Monthly Holidays and Observances. The How-To Guide to Successful Event Promotions has budget-friendly tips to help maximize your association’s event registrations and increase attendance.

Social Media and B2B – How To Gain Awesome Leads

SocialFish

This is especially a problem when you are advertising online, there are a number of things that B2B companies need to worry about that normal companies can ignore. Today we are going to go over a few specific ways that B2B companies can ensure that they are targeting the correct people online.

8 Social Media Marketing Hacks to Ensure Success in 2018

SocialFish

Social media marketing is more than just regular publishing of content on social networking sites in the hope of growing an audience and ultimately making money. Now in 2018, here are eight social media marketing hacks that all but guarantee results: Video will be everything.

Fear and Social Media

SocialFish

During CommPartners’ Social Learning session at #ASAE11, attention turned quickly to social media. DON’T YOU WANT TO JOIN THE CONVERSATION? Reggie responded to my “when will we stop having this conversation?” We have to help them work through it.

How to Leverage Social Media to Maximize Your CSR Efforts

SocialFish

Social media has become the primary hub for marketing among brands of every size. Open platforms for engagement are an enticing and powerful tool, and the focus has really shifted from traditional media to digital advertising campaigns. Don’t let it get to you.

How to Win at Instagram

Association Adviser

When associations marry the art and strategy of posting on Instagram, they open a new pathway to reach potential members. The post How to Win at Instagram appeared first on Association Adviser. Features Marketing & Communications Instagram social media

Social Media and Security: Protecting Your Nonprofit

SocialFish

Social media has revolutionized the way people communicate and has become a central player in the nonprofit field. With the help of social media, nonprofits can easily organize events, raise money and find new supporters, all with just a few clicks. Risk and Social Media

Association Social Media: Philanthropy Ohio

SocialFish

Who do you report to? . 2) Describe your social/digital “ecosystem” – what social media sites do you (or the org as a whole) manage? How do you decide what content to post where? which is exclusive to Twitter.

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Social Media Marketing Primer

SocialFish

Social Media and the Business Imperative from Todd Van Hoosear. Related Posts Digital Strategy 101 Best Linkedin Company Pages How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization Social Media and Fundraising Building Community: It’s More than Engagement YouTube for Nonprofits Program.

How to publish a book and why you should care

Aaron Wolowiec

As a featured association management blogger on Alltop , I was recently given the opportunity to receive and review an advance copy of a new book written by Guy Kawasaki and Shawn Welch titled, APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur—How to Publish a Book.

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Five Steps for a B2B Social Media Marketing Strategy

SocialFish

Its taken a while, but the business-to-business community is finally jumping onto the social media bandwagon. An effective B2B social media marketing strategy is very different than the ones employed by business-to-consumer companies.

Revamping Your Conference Social Media Strategy

Velvet Chainsaw

Are you bald yet from pulling your hair out dealing with recent social medial platform changes? Or perhaps you’ve spent all afternoon biting your nails wondering how to adapt your conference social media strategy to the platform changes.

[Webinar] Social Media and Your Perfect Audience

GrowthZone

Learn how to revitalize your association’s social media relationship with prospective members! Join membership expert and social media pro, Frank Kenny, on Wednesday, December 13 th at 1 PM CST for our live, FREE webinar, “Social Media and Your Perfect Audience.”.

How to Hire for Social Media Management

SocialFish

Our SocialFish consulting work is all about building capacity internally for organizations to manage the work of social media management. This year, we’re seeing a huge upward trend in associations hiring headcount for social media-related roles, which is a great sign.

How to Leverage Social Media to Maximize Your CSR Efforts

SocialFish

Social media has become the primary hub for marketing among brands of every size. Open platforms for engagement are an enticing and powerful tool, and the focus has really shifted from traditional media to digital advertising campaigns. Don’t let it get to you.

How to Humanize Your Nonprofit in the Social Media Age

SocialFish

Ever get jealous that the open, unstructured social media efforts of the community completely trounce your well-planned and even well-funded social media programs? Are you frustrated when your own social media efforts are thwarted by inter-departmental competition?

February Social Media Tips for Associations

GrowthZone

From pistachios to polar bears, February is full of random (and not-so-random) holidays. Holiday observances are a great way to keep your association’s social media feeds active. We’ve shared several February themes to get you started: Monthly Observances.

Social Media Tips for Busy Association Professionals

GrowthZone

Frank Kenny explains how to post to social media even when you’re too busy. Are you sometimes so crunched for time that you fail to post to social media when you meant to? Some days, my schedule would allow me to do this.

[NEW!] Social Media Readiness Workshop

SocialFish

The social media revolution is here–are you ready? You may be dabbling in – or even expertly managing – social media tools, but have you thought about whether you have the right culture for social? . Email maddie@socialfish.org today to reserve a date.

Association Social Media Best Practices

SocialFish

Last month, I presented at an Association Trends event about association social media. Here are 10 association social media best practices I shared: Meet your members where they are. Does that sound likely to you? Yes, young people are using social media….but

Social Media for Alumni Networks

SocialFish

Engaging and Inspiring Alumni Networks with Social Media from Beth Kanter. Related Posts How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization Best Linkedin Company Pages Tools for Digital Storytelling More on Content Strategy Digital Strategy 101 Social Media Marketing Primer.