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.

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 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.

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.

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?

JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 189: What Value Are You Providing Through Social Media?

Moery Company

“I’ve talked a good deal about social media and how these platforms better enable you to communicate with members and prospects – and I still have plenty to say on the subject,” shares Host JP Moery.

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? . Featured Implementation Industry Insider Social CRM and ROI

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.

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 ».

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?

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.

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.

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.

How to: Develop an Advanced Understanding of Social Media

SocialFish

Social media, as a professional endeavor, is still in its youth; has just started to think about the opposite sex, get hair in weird places, and catch wind of the Hunnic acne horde. Here are some alternatives to that. What are social media users?

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 ».

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.

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?

Daily Buzz: Develop a Social Media Brand Ambassador Program

Associations Now

Consider a social media ambassador program to bridge the gap. Before purchasing a new product or service, how many times have customer reviews persuaded you to buy or not buy? “We That’s where a social media ambassador program comes in.

Social Media and Disaster: Hospitals On Facebook

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

It's your cousin Sarah.you need to turn on the Weather Channel right now. It is where I was born and while I went to high school in Carthage, Joplin is where I spent most of my time. I tried to call my mom and got through - she was fine. It was the scariest day of my life.

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.

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.

Using Social Media Tools to Help With Fundraising Efforts

Associations Now

Platforms like Facebook and Instagram offer capabilities that allow associations to tell stories, engage with supporters, and raise funds. Users of Facebook have likely seen the friend who, in honor of their birthday, wants donations made to a charity.

Top 5 Reasons Your Social Media Marketing Campaign is Failing (and How to Fix Them)

SocialFish

This last 2-3 years saw businesses flocking to social media in droves. Thanks to the push from the media and success stories of a few top businesses, everyone came looking for their own pot of gold. People on social media are not there to seek out businesses.

How To Train Your Employees To Handle Social Media [Inforgraphic]

Velvet Chainsaw

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The 7 Types of Social Media Users and How to Engage Them

SocialFish

Using social media to market your company is an undoubtedly wise decision. But understanding the differences between each type of user who follows you can also lead to an increase in awareness and sales. To engage with them, you need better calls to actions.

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 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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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

How Your Association Can Succeed in Social Media

Association Management

Done well, using social media makes all your other objectives easier. Here’s how to get started: Post with Purpose. Social media offers a wealth of marketing opportunities , but they aren’t all relevant to your group. 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 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

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.

Daily Buzz: Make Your Nonprofit a Social Media Standout

Associations Now

Social media is saturated with brands—which can make it hard to break through the noise. For nonprofits, that means making your social strategy a perfect fit for your audience. To become a social media standout, survey where your audience spends most of its time.

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.

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.

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?