6 tactics to boost your social media reach among members.

YourMembership Blog

How many times have you scrolled through your social media feeds today? Here’s an astonishing statistic to give insight on how much time you might be spending on them every day: The average person will spend more than five years of his or her life using social media. Considering how much time you might be spending on your mobile device checking your social media, it’s worth incorporating social.

The C-Suite's Role in Social Media

Higher Logic

Social media has undoubtedly gained an increasing role in the business community. For any organization, the importance of social media is right up there with any other marketing strategy. If your organization is on social media, you should be too.

The 10 Best Social Media Tools for Nonprofits That Save Time and Money (2018 Update)

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are the 10 best social media tools for nonprofits to save time (and money) scheduling, managing, and optimizing their social networks. social media

How to Drive Traffic to Your Community Using Social Media

Higher Logic

Get the best part of your community in front of members on their favorite social media channels, and bring them back to your online community with valuable, relevant content. Aim for a “discussion of the week” to promote on social media and your members will start to watch for it!

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? Some are adequately frightened enough to avoid most social media all together.

Association Social Media Jobs

SocialFish

We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , digital and technology. No Feeds Found. TIME IS RUNNING OUT! We have a special 20% discount for employers for a very limited time: Please use SOCIALFISHVIP at checkout. The SocialFish job board is live!

Five Social Media Marketing Trends for 2017

Higher Logic

In social media marketing, whenever a door closes, another one has opened. The quicker your association adapts, the better you will be at using social media to your advantage. Most social media content is permanent once it has been posted.

Six Social Media Trends Expected in 2016

Higher Logic

Social media continues to evolve, and if you want to leverage social media for your organization, you need to be aware of the current trends for 2016. Here’s a closer look at some of the top 2016 social media trends to watch throughout the year. Social Medi

Social Media Stress is Real

SocialFish

Today, APA released the second part of their annual Stress in America™ report , which focuses on something that’s super real for me and, according to the report, 86% of US adults: social media stress. Debunking the Hype From the Trenches Risk and Social Media

22 Ideas: April Social Media Posts for Associations

GrowthZone

Holiday observances are a great way to keep your association’s social media feeds active. 30 More Ideas for Association Social Media Posts ». How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Association Event s». Social Media Member Engagement Growth

Frank Kenny Part 2: Social Media Relationship-Building

GrowthZone

Leveraging social media is a great way to open a dialog and grow your organization’s relationship with its members. See Part 1 of Social Media Relationship Building with Frank Kenny. Get 30 Quick and Easy Ideas for Association Social Media Posts.

March Social Media Ideas for Associations

GrowthZone

Holiday observances are a great way to keep your association’s social media feeds active. 30 More Ideas for Chamber Social Media Posts. How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Association Events. SEE ALSO: A Perfect Social Media Audience.

February Social Media Tips for Associations

GrowthZone

Holiday observances are a great way to keep your association’s social media feeds active. 30 More Ideas for Chamber Social Media Posts ». How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Association Events>> . SEE ALSO: A Perfect Social Media Audience.

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. Source: Social Sidekick / Meltwater. Social Media Member Engagement

I Miss Social Media

Jamie Notter

So in that vein, I want to lament about something I miss about the old days: social media. It’s funny to think of social media as a component of the “old days,” but honestly that’s what it feels like to me today. Social Media

5 Ideas for Your 2018 Social Media Editorial Calendar

SocialFish

Have your social media accounts been driving massive exposure to your brand? I imagine most of us would agree that we’d like to see our social media channels perform better than they are now. Let’s up our social media game this year!

Bookmark This: 2018 Social Media Image Sizes

SocialFish

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[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.”.

Looking for Your Best Social Media Stories!

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

My posts are primarily going to cover stories about social media for associations, which is a natural area for me to write about and share. assnchat #eventprofs article ideas associations blog writing free gift social media starbucks cardI am thrilled!

October Social Media Themes 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 are several holiday and event ideas for your October social media posts: HEALTH.

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. At a recent AENC Technology Roundtable , I told my fellow attendees about two time-saving social media tools I couldn’t live without: Hootsuite and Buffer.

Association Social Media Themes for December

GrowthZone

As the year winds down, generating ideas for social media posts can be a challenge. Keep your social media fresh by posting about holidays and events. SEE ALSO: A Simple Social Media Tip for Association Pros. Social Media Member Engagement

Going “All In” on Social Media - Moery Company

The Moery Company

This social media tactic may help you build awareness and provide a launching pad for more sales in your organization. Our entire team follows our current clients, prospects, and thought leaders in the association business on every social media platform.

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.

Frank Kenny Part 1: Social Media Relationship-Building

GrowthZone

Well, in the age of social media, how do you develop and maintain that know, like, and trust that is so crucial? With social media, of course. Social media is the tool that allows you to build and nurture relationships at scale. Here are 7 easy ways for your organization to generate relationship-building conversations on social media: Ask questions. Your organization is a media company now. in Social Media Survival for Associations.

6 Social Media Tips for Association Professionals

MembersClicks

By now, you probably know the importance of having social media accounts - to engage prospects/members, to give your association credibility, etc. But let’s say you do have social media accounts in place and.nothing.

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? But that doesn’t mean your social media content shouldn’t get posted.

Should You Pursue That New Social Media Platform?

MembersClicks

The thing about social media is there are new platforms popping up every. Three questions tell it all: association management social media for associations member engagement membership management Association Views

Association Social Media Jobs 10/15

SocialFish

We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , digital and technology. The SocialFish job board is live!

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

Social Media for Non-Profits - Workshop slides

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are the slides from my Mesh workshop - Social Media for Non-profits. Social Media for Non-Profits Workshop View more presentations from Wild Apricot. social media training Social networkingGreat opportunity? Colossal waste of time? The answer is YES.

Social Media and Awareness Building

GrowthZone

Get 30 ideas for what your association can post on social media now. Tactic #1: Social Media and Awareness Building. We’re sure most of you have some sort of social media presence. Are you initiating discussions and dialogue via your social media presence?

How to Get Millennial Donors from Social Media

Wild Apricot Blog

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

3 Ways to (Better) Showcase Members in Social Media

YourMembership Blog

Turning over your social media platform to them is like a nice introduction from a mic. The post 3 Ways to (Better) Showcase Members in Social Media appeared first on YourMembership.com.

Social Media and Disaster: Hospitals On Facebook

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

They were reporting that phone calls weren't getting through, but that they were still able to access social media using their phones. As a social media consultant, there was a lot I learned about social media during the days following the tornado in Joplin.

3 Ways to (Better) Showcase Members in Social Media

YourMembership Blog

Social media gurus tell member organizations again and again – don’t make it about you, make it about them. Turning over your social media platform to them is like a nice introduction from a mic. They can finally be heard over the noise of the social sphere.

Association Social Media: ASAE

SocialFish

——————— Let’s welcome Lauren Precker, Social Media Manager for ASAE to the SocialFish stage! 2) Describe your social/digital “ecosystem” – what social media sites do you (or the org as a whole) manage?

eCommerce Social Media: 4 Trends for 2017

Slice-Works

However, in the social media world, staying on top of current trends is vital to a successful eCommerce online presence. Social media trends are ever-changing. What dominates the social media scene in 2017?

Passing The Social Media Baton

Wild Apricot Blog

Do you have a process in place to manage transitions of staff or volunteers responsible for your social media? social media

A YP-Friendly Social Media Strategy

Associations Now

Young professionals can serve your association well in that these digital natives will help you keep up on the social media front. And by having a solid social media strategy, your association will also appeal to young professional member prospects.