Archive | July, 2011

8 Steps to Socialising your B2B event

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B2B Blog of the Week: Smartsheet’s Work Management Blog

This week’s B2B Blog of the Week goes to the Work Management Blog, by the folks at Smartsheet, providers of online project management and task management software. About the Blog The blog is written by various members of the team, with guest posts from some of Smartsheet’s clients. Why we like it This blog has [...]

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What the #ff?

If you’ve been hanging out on Twitter, then you’ve probably seen the #hashtag #ff bandied, about, usually on a Friday. So what does it mean? #ff is simply short for Follow Friday, and is used to recommend interesting accounts to your followers or the wider Twitter community. How do you use it? Simply tweet #ff [...]

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B2B Blog of the Week: The Carbon Neutral Company

Our third B2B Blog of the Week accolade goes to the Carbon Neutral Company, whose blog I found on Google (already a plus point) when looking up information on a renewable project I am working on (opportunity for shameless plug: we do PR and social media consulting in the energy sector). About the blog The [...]

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Best Fake Twitter Accounts

A fake Twitter account is an account that purports to represent someone but doesn’t. That someone is usually famous and, if done cleverly enough, it can be a very useful Twitter tool, even if you have embarked on a b2b social media strategy. Why does Twitter let people impersonate celebrities? At the moment, Twitter does [...]

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What’s all the pluss about? An intro to GooglePlus

  By now you are probably aware of Google+, Google’s invite-only social network. In this post I will talk you through how Google+ works, and speculate on what it means for social networking. Google states that Google+ is all about sharing, making connecting with people online more like connecting with people in the real world. [...]

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Directory of social media marketing agencies released

The B2B Guide to Social Media is proud to announce its global directory of social media marketing agencies. Correct me if I’m wrong, but we think this is the largest global directory of social media marketing agencies, including companies from the UK, US, Spain and France. The directory will continue to grow, so if you [...]

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Social media agencies global directory

                  Company Name Country Why should a client choose you? TopLine Communications UK Authors of this blog, specialists in helping B2B clients build throught leadership and stand out from the crowd in the noisy world of social media. 451 Marketing USA We offer advanced strategies and management [...]

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Review: 25 Top Tips for Social Media Success

Another offering by serial journalist-pests Vocus landed in my inbox yesterday morning. Called 25 Top Tips for Social Media Success, the report claims to be “A two-part toolbox of expert tips, tactics and nuggets of wisdom for winning social media followers and keeping them engaged” The report is free and can be downloaded here. They’ve [...]

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B2B Blog of the Week: TwitterTools.com

In my failed search for a good alternative to BackTweets, I stumbled upon Garin Kilpatrick’s blog, on his website www.TwitterTools.com which I feel compelled to add to my list of favourite B2B blogs and award the second ever B2B Blog of the Week title. It might not be strictly B2B but the blog is excellent [...]

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