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Jan.17

Crisis Management: When Is It Appropriate to Use a Celebrity’s Death For More Twitter Followers?

By | Social Media Analytics, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Measurement, Twitter Analytics, Uncategorized

David Bowie calls to mind avant-garde, boundary-pushing, and stereotype-shattering. Crocs… does not. On social media, when is the appropriate time for a company co-opt a celebrity’s death for more followers? For Crocs, that time is never. Particularly when the celebrity seems such an odd fit for the brand: David Bowie…

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Jan.14

Crisis Management 101: Starbucks Stirs the Pot with #RaceTogether Campaign

By | Crisis Management 101, Instagram Analytics, Social Customer Service, Social Media Marketing, Uncategorized

Giving back: in the socialpreneurship movement sweeping the corporate world, being a “good” company can pay off. For the philanthropic efforts companies put in, their brands get a huge marketing boost. But what happens when the public believes a “good” marketing initiative is just that, marketing only? In March 2015,…

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Jan.13

Do you need social media to be successful on Kickstarter? Case Study on the Auroma Coffee Brewer – Kickstarter’s Latest Funding Success Story

By | Facebook Advertising, Facebook Analytics, Marketing Development, Social Media Analytics, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Measurement, Uncategorized

TL DR – No because a good product funds itself but you’d be stupid not to have any social presence.  Kickstarter success is a fascinating topic, one that cannot be answered in a single blog post. To really go in-depth, I would need more data from Kickstarter themselves. Unfortunately I…

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Jan.11

Enter Peach – There’s a New Social Network and It’s a Social Marketer’s Dream Come True

By | Launch, Marketing Development, Peach, Social Customer Service, Social Media Analytics, Social Media Marketing, Uncategorized

There is a new social media network on the block and it looks quite promising. It attempts to reaffirm the colloquial phrase, life’s a peach. They might be on to something! Peach is a new social media app that is currently only available for iOS devices and has recently taken…

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Jan.09Tobias sobbing in the shower

2015: The Year in Social Media Disasters

By | Marketing Development, Social Customer Service, Social Media Analytics, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Measurement, Social Voice, Uncategorized

Schaudenfreude: A feeling of enjoyment that comes from seeing or hearing about the troubles of other people Socialhuadenfreude: A feeling of enjoyment that comes from seeing or hearing about the social media disasters of other brands 2015 was a very delicious year for social media scandals. Nothing makes a marketing manager feel…

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Jan.06Image courtesy Variety Magazine

Going Viral: What Star Wars Did to its New Stars on Social Media

By | Going Viral, Social Media Analytics, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Measurement, Social Media ROI, Social Voice, Uncategorized

Described by Wikipedia as an “epic space opera” and by Star Wars fans as a huge relief, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is on track to be the biggest movie of all time. Leads Daisy Ridley (Rey) and John Boyega (Finn) were relatively unknown before the premiere and are now…

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Jan.05Pocket Crowdbabble Profile Smartphone Web

3 Reasons Why We Are Embracing Pocket For Content Marketing

By | Facebook Advertising, Launch, Social Media Marketing, Social Media ROI, Uncategorized

We announced on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram that we are adding Pocket to our social media marketing strategy. Pocket’s latest round of new features made the platform into a compelling platform of users to recommend and share fantastic content. 1. Pocket Augments Twitter & Reddit Curation  Some background first. Before,…

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Jan.05Social Media Intelligence Feedback Loop Japanese Store Crowdbabble Analytics Small Business

Social Intelligence Feedback Loop for Small Businesses – Conclusion and Final Thoughts

By | Facebook Advertising, Facebook Analytics, Facebook Analytics 101, Instagram Analytics, Real-Time Analytics, Social Customer Service, Social Media Analytics, Social Media Marketing, Social Media Measurement, Social Media ROI, Uncategorized

Over the last two weeks, we’ve been going over the Social Intelligence Feedback Loop for Small Businesses where we went over social listening, social posting and social analytics as part of a 3 step loop to help small business owners improve their social media reach, both to improve their brand…

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