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Harvest your social media contacts

Berkonomics

You may not know that you have access to many “free” sources of social media contacts to help you in your marketing effort.

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Watch an Ad, Help a Nonprofit Out

Tech.Co

It’s a fact: young people are becoming more socially conscious these days. Most recently, I came across Givvr.

Social Media Week Lands in Los Angeles Sept. 24-28

Tech Zulu Event

They have broken events down by two hubs: Social Tech , and Entertainment. The events listed are as follows: SOCIAL TECH HUB. 24-28.

Here’s What The @NYTimes Should Teach Its Writers About Social Media

Both Sides of the Table

So it’s a disappointment to me that these esteemed journalists haven’t adapted to the modern media – to social media.

Fan Appz Launches Social Media Marketing Product

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Los Angeles-based Fan Appz , which is headed by Jon Siegal, said today that it has launched a new social media marketing product. The firm said its Personalized Marketing Platform is aimed at brand, to help them turn their fans into customers. service software marketing media social appz fanappzREAD MORE>>.

Social Media, the Customer Service Spectator, or Superstar?

Eric Greenspan

Social media can help bridge a long standing gap between customers and the companies they trust with their hard earned cash.

X1 Discovery Takes On Social Media Discovery

socalTECH

X1 Discovery said today that it has launched a new, electronic discovery software called X1 Social Discovery, which is specifically aimed at helping computer forensics professionals address social media content. X1 Discovery said it will be releasing its software on October 18th, priced at $945 per seat annually.

5 Biggest Social Media Mistakes Made by Entrepreneurs

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While social media can be a powerful way for businesses to interact with audiences, there are many costly mistakes that can be made in this area.

GumGum Launches New Social Media Analysis Tool

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Santa Monica-based GumGum , the developer of digital advertising and marketing tools which tie advertising into online photographs and visual content, has rolled out a new social media analysis tool. gumgum social media advertising analysis twitter instagram facebook marketing analytics softwareREAD MORE>>.

Fan Appz Launch Social Media Marketing Product

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Los Angeles-based Fan Appz , which is headed by Jon Siegal, said today that it has launched a new social media marketing product. The firm said its Personalized Marketing Platform is aimed at brand, to help them turn their fans into customers. fanappz appz social media marketing software serviceREAD MORE>>.

ShowUhow Links To Social Media Sites

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San Diego-based ShowUhow , which develops video-based sales and product information for online retailers and manufacturers, said today that it has added a suite of social media integration features for the firm's offering. showuhow social media sales product information ecommerce twitter facebookREAD MORE>>.

The Social Media Rules of Engagement

Eric Greenspan

So often I find myself coaching others on how they behave on social networks. When you want my help, ask, in a message. 9. I’ll add yours here from the comments you provide! About me: I’m a dad, a social research marketer, customer service champion, closet chef, TEDster. Never ever poke me. link]. link].

Manalto Gets $1M For Social Media Content Management

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Santa Monica-based Manalto has raised $1M in a seed funding round, for the company''s social media content management software. The company said it is developing "social ERP software" aimed at large enterprises and franchises, helping companies to manage their marketing on Facebook. The company is led by Anthony Owen.

The 5 Biggest Tech Trends for Healthcare in 2016

Tech Zulu Event

Social Media Engagement. You have probably had more than one patient bring you information they got from a social media source.

Loudie | Where Social Media Meets Ultimate Concert Fan

Tech Zulu Event

Loudie is a gps location based iPhone application that combines the best of social media to help you keep up with all of your favorite concerts.

How The Promise Of Social Media Advertising Is Measuring Up For Adly

socalTECH

We''re the leading social advertising platform that leverages celebrity relationships. We really want to help brands actually sell stuff.

Why Mommy Bloggers Can Help Your Business

Eric Greenspan

We’ve included a link to their site, an email address (very hard to come by) and a social profile link. Parenting social media Mommy bloggers There are over 4,500 influential Mommy Bloggers covering topics from pregnancy to child raising to education. Some write about relationships and others about sex. INTERACT! ENGAGE!

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Bottlenose Lands $3.6M For Social Media Analytics

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Bottlenose , a brand new startup in social media analytics, has raised $3.6M in a Series A funding round. Bottlenose said that its software is helping brands and agencies, including Pepsi, FleishmanHillard, Razorfish, and DigitasLBi, to map and track trends in social networks. Bottlenose is headed by Nova Spivack.

Science Inc Names 500 Startups Matt Monahan as VP Social Media Marketing

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has appointed Matt Monahan as its VP Social Media Marketing to stir its digital business acceleration. LA-based Science Inc.,

Social Media Brand Image Guidelines for New Businesses

Tech Zulu Event

For new businesses, social media marketing may seem a bit overwhelming. Construct a social media style guide.

What We Should Be Saying On Facebook

Eric Greenspan

Social networks have changed the way we communicate and share ideas. Well, that time is now and you can help the process. social media facebook relevant marketing social networking” The idea here is Subway is listening and if not, they should be and most likely will be soon. So, give it a try.

V.360 | A Camera that Views What’s Around You

Tech Zulu Event

The smartphone brought a lot of Instagram and Vine feeds to the world of social media.  Videos however, is what V.360’s all about. 

Social Media Matching

SoCal CTO

People seem to be missing the really big picture of the value of social media and really the Internet for that matter. They look at how current social networking sites work and how online and offline relationships currently work and make the assumption that this represents the value proposition. Call it relationship inflation.

Likeabilitee Helps Identify Users' Most Popular Facebook Posts

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Sylvester's firm, introNetworks, is known for its easy to use, visual tools for helping companies and others match up people with similar interests.

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Social Media for Service Professionals

SoCal CTO

I'm hoping that others will help point me to other resources around this topic. A few things we discussed: Focus. This is that post. Linkbait.

6 Reasons Why You Should Jump On The Startup Bandwagon

Tech Zulu Event

By ownership I don’t mean equity, I mean the feeling of ownership when you become one of a few people to help something real get made and used.

Fan Appz Launches Personal Marketing Platform To Help Brands Convert Fans Into Loyal Customers

Tech Zulu Event

Companies want to see their social media investment drive sales.” Siegal added,“Social data holds the key. Close The Sale.

WESAWIT | Experience Events Through The Eyes of The Crowd

Tech Zulu Event

The mobile app and website that allows people to capture and share images and videos of events through social media

Creating A Better Digital Marketing Strategy For Your Business

Tech Zulu Event

It’s difficult enough to get any traction at all on social media or PPC ads, and even harder to maximize ROI on them.

15 Hacks to Raise the Most Money for Your Indiegogo Campaign

Tech Zulu Event

Social Profiles. The key number is 10+ pieces of media, any combination. Use words like “bring” instead of the word “help”.

Liars and Cheaters are the Only Ones who Get Rich

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Greg Cargill will be sharing his story how he co-founded bigMETHOD, a social media marketing agency which was recently acquired by BLITZ Agency.

Soteria Intelligence Takes On Social Media Threat Identification

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Los Angeles-based Soteria Intelligence said yesterday that it has launched a new, social media threat assessment service, to help find threats voice on social networks in real time. soteria intelligence social media threat identification enforcement search crime The new company is led by Aaron Schoenberger.

Los Angeles Social Media Starters

SoCal CTO

I'm hoping you can help me figure out who I should be connecting with on this. find myself speaking at various venues in Los Angeles to tell people (most often service providers) about how I've used social media and particularly my blogs, LinkedIn, twitter and topic hubs as part of my own services business. Who's the audience?

Break Out From The Comfort Zone | Networking For Designers

Tech Zulu Event

have applied at Google 1000 times, never heard back, but I used social media to finally get a call from them about a decade later.

5 Reasons Growth Hacking is THE Most Important Function of a Startup

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Guest article by Richie Hecker, Founder of Bootstrapper Media. It’s the whole conversion flow. 3. About Richie Hecker.

PromoJam: Facebook IPO Celebrated In Drinks?

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promojam facebook merger acquisition exit frenzy social mediaPlanning on celebrating that Facebook IPO tonight? READ MORE>>.

Concerns Keeping You From Social Media

Tech Coast Venture Network

While social media is a hot topic for individuals and businesses, you would be surprised to learn that some businesses and individuals are simply avoiding even checking it out. Also, before you even tap into social media, make sure to ask about your employer’s policy when it comes to this new medium. Do you agree?

Indianapolis is the “It Place” to Start a Startup?

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image EPA/Andrew Gombert. Being an entrepreneur is about making a commitment no matter how painfully difficult it is to keep it. Amazing.

Break Media Launches Into CPA Ads, Social Media Marketing

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Los Angeles-based Break Media , the online operator of a network of sites focused on men, announced Friday morning that it has launched a new division focused on CPA, performance marketing. Break Media said that Apogee Media Network will focus on customer acquisition, email marketing, and social media for advertisers, on a CPA-basis.

Likeabilitee Helps Identify Users's Most Popular Facebook Posts

socalTECH

Sylvester's firm, introNetworks, is known for its easy to use, visual tools for helping companies and others match up people with similar interests.

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