The Friday Five for November 23rd
Love this story….or maybe it is because i like saying “preemptive social media management strategy. http://maximizesocialmedia.com/social-media-management-social-media-strategy. Thanks to @maximizesocial
Social media marketing is changing the marketing landscape so fast that companies are struggling to adapt their strategies and tactics. What worked in 2001 or even last year is becoming less and less effective.So what are some key elements you need to keep in mind to market on a social web? Check out this great post on the 12 principles of Social Media marketing by @jeffbullas http://www.jeffbullas.com/2010/11/17/12-principles-of-social-media-marketing
The world’s most successful companies know that social media is a powerful marketing tool, and Cameron Hughes knows how to make social marketing even more effective: by never injecting an ounce of effort into it.Ok, you know I’m a huge fan of Social Media, but even I like to poke fun at myself from time to time, so have a look at this hilarious video from Onion Talks. It’s funny because it’s true.
Oh this one is also quiet amazing. FINALLY proof that Social Media is like SEX. According to this Social Networking is harder to resist than sex. Thanks to @Hubspot for this one. Having trouble with this link so cut and paste in your address bar if it doesn’t show up.
Finally, Its big picture time. It’s hard to escape hearing about social marketing platforms being acquired by major tech players these days. With these tech giants gobbling up companies, it doesn’t seem to be slowing down–but what comes next? Before we go there, let’s briefly take a look at how we got here. Great article via @fastcompany http://www.fastcompany.com/3003208/third-phase-social-marketing-upon-us-5-steps-get-ahead