Managing and growing your online, web design, social media plan, and making it go needs all the tricks you can muster. This media update includes:
* 7 goals of successful community management strategy
* 5 questions every social media policy must answer
* The 10 Keys to Optimizing Facebook Engagement
* 7 Secrets to Getting More from LinkedIn
* Tips for managing multi-author blogs
* 20 Tricks to Make Facebook Better
.... and more from the continuing world of social media and networking
7 Secrets to Getting More from LinkedIn
Start taking advantage of LinkedIn's full capabilities and change your business card into a multi-media website.
Whether you are looking for a job, more members, or business alliances, LinkedIn can prove to be an invaluable resource provided you take advantage of its full capabilities. While many people simply use LinkedIn as their digital business card, it offers capabilities that can transform that business card into a multi-media website for accomplishing business objectives.
Full story : Association Media & Publishing
7 goals of successful community management strategy
Most people involved in social media or community management have experienced this many times. You take on a new client, or start a job with a new role, and management is very excited to see you. The company really needs to do more with social media, they declare with enthusism. And they are confident you can make it happen!
But ask them what their goals are you'll often be met with blank stares. Despite a deluge of information about social media over the past few years, many executives still don't have an idea of what they want to accomplish with their brand's community management efforts. And as any savvy social media guy or gal knows, it's pretty hard to prove your effectiveness without some agreement of what you're trying to do.
Full story : Social Media Today
The 10 Keys to Optimizing Facebook Engagement
Track Social recently conducted the largest and most study of Facebook posting activity by major brands that we've seen. Our Optimizing Facebook Engagement white paper, available for download here, includes surprising new insights and accompanying charts ranging from the best time of day to post to the most compelling kinds of content.
All this new data comes together in 10 Keys to Optimizing Facebook Engagement.
Full story : socialmediatoday.com
20 Tricks to Make Facebook Better
Facebook is by far the largest social network on the web. While Mark Zuckerberg has made plenty of great calls in its design, the site — and the way people use it — isn't as streamlined as it could be.
These 20 tips, tricks and tools will give help take your Facebook experience to the next level. From simple settings options you may have overlooked, to browser plug-ins dedicated to making the social network even better, you're sure to find something on this list that will make your Facebook time even more addicting than it already is.
Full story : Mashable
Tips for managing multi-author blogs
Do you have more than one person writing for your blog? There are a number of unique challenges when it comes to writing content for multi-author blogs.
For example, you may be in a position where you need to give feedback to your contributors, or you may be wondering how to leverage the audiences of your individual writers to drive more overall traffic to your blog.
Here are 4 power tips you can implement on your blog to make sure your writers get the feedback they need and provide your blog maximum exposure at the same time.
Full story : Social Media Examiner
5 questions every social media policy must answer
What if a community member posts an inflammatory comment on your Facebook page?
Organizations should take the time to develop a social media policy to address the "what ifs" and answer the following questions
Full story : www.ragan.com
And that wraps it for this edition of Marketing Update from DTG. And if you want to dive into the world of social media with both feet, just get started on this list.
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