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. Fan Appz said it differs from other, social media marketing products because it is focused on helping brands close a sale. service software marketing media social appz fanappz

BackAtYou.com Takes On Social Media Marketing

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Los Angeles-based BackAtYou.com , a new startup headed by former SodaHead.com founder Michael Glazer, launched itself Wednesday, saying it is providing a self-service platform to help business owners and marketers to create, launch, and analyze social media marketing campaigns and promotions. backatyou startup sodahead social media marketing technology tools

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X1 Discovery Takes On Social Media Discovery

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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. Leveraging the technology of X1, X1 Discovery said it provides a platform to collect, authenticate, search, review, and produce electronically stored information from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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

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Social Media Week (SMW) helps organizations connect and share the latest social media findings through social, cultural and economic talks and workshops in major cities worldwide. They have broken events down by two hubs: Social Tech , and Entertainment.

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

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So it’s a disappointment to me that these esteemed journalists haven’t adapted to the modern media – to social media. But he hasn’t figured out that media is now two way. NYT Learn How to Use Social Media.

Spreeify Adds New Social Media Giveaway and Promotions Product

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Los Angeles-based Spreeify , the developer of social marketing software headed by Ruben Dua, is launching a new social marketing product it calls Social Swag this week. spreeify social media giveaway promotions startup promotional marketing software

Harvest your social media contacts

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You may not know that you have access to many “free” sources of social media contacts to help you in your marketing effort. The first semi–secret source is your LinkedIn contact list.

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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. The new tool, Mantii , uses image recognition to help marketers gain insight into how images are being shared which relate to their brands across such social media services as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

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. Fan Appz said it differs from other, social media marketing products because it is focused on helping brands close a sale. fanappz appz social media marketing software service

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How Richard Branson and Snoop Dogg Use Social Media Vs. Social Unrest

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Last month, I spent a week on Necker Island, where Richard Branson and a bunch of entrepreneurs were discussing how we could help address political upheavals, intolerance, violence, social inequality, and other issues.

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. manalto venture capital social media content managment software facebook australia

The New Crowdfunding Rules: Will They Really Help Startups?

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Hailed as the true democratizer of private investment, crowdfunding has been attracting both headlines and a fast-growing pile of cash. In May of 2016, rules from the Securities and Exchange Commission went into effect that will democratize the process even further.

Social Media Mastermind Meetup

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -- Social Media Mastermind Meetup. Social Media Mastermind Meetup Group If you haven’t attended one of our group sessions prepare to have your mind blown. We meet up once a week to discuss social media techniques that help your business grow quickly by using. Facebook Instagram Snapchat Twitter Pinterest YoutTube Musically Blogging Reddit Stumbleupon Traffic Generation Email Marketing Easy Tools So much more.

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 Bottlenose said that its software is helping brands and agencies, including Pepsi, FleishmanHillard, Razorfish, and DigitasLBi, to map and track trends in social networks. capital venture analytics media social bottlenose in a Series A funding round.

The 5 Biggest Tech Trends for Healthcare in 2016

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So to help you stay current on trends, we have researched the latest developments in healthcare for the biggest changes you can expect to see in the upcoming year. Social Media Engagement.

PromoJam: Facebook IPO Celebrated In Drinks?

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PromoJam posted its list of tech-company themed drinks Friday in a tongue-in-cheek post, to help new Facebook stock owners to "drink away your jitters after you buy your inflated Facebook stock." promojam facebook merger acquisition exit frenzy social media

Loudie | Where Social Media Meets Ultimate Concert Fan

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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. Loudie is an absolutely interactive social media application for the ultimate music fans.

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

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We caught up with CEO Walter Delph to hear how the promise of social media advertising has measured up to reality, and what that means for brands and marketers today trying to leverage the new reality of social conversations. We really want to help brands actually sell stuff.

Likeabilitee Helps Identify Users' Most Popular Facebook Posts

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Did you ever wish you had a more visual, easy to use way to identify which of your social media posts on Facebook are getting the most interest from your friends and others? softare tool visual analysis analytics social facebook flash intronetworks likeabilitee

Social Media Matching

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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. Just as currency inflation debases money, so social inflation debases relationships. Ignore what social networks and social media looks like today.

Social Media for Service Professionals

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I did a presentation about the use of Social Media to a great group of people who mostly are different kinds of service professionals (attorneys, accountants, consultants, etc.). I'm hoping that others will help point me to other resources around this topic.

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

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The smartphone brought a lot of Instagram and Vine feeds to the world of social media. A built-in GPS, accelerometer, barometer, and altimeter sensors help add contextual information for each video and image as well.

FollowMaid Helps Clean Up, Manage Twitter Followers

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According to Etronica, the new service automatically scans Twitter accounts, and is designed to help social media managers better manage their Twitter followers. management media social manage follower twitter followmaidA new online service, FollowMaid , is looking to neaten up your Twitter account, by automatically pruning out spammers and find new people to follow by keyword.

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

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Companies want to see their social media investment drive sales.” Siegal added,“Social data holds the key. That’s how social can help build customer lifetime value.”. Borja Perez, SVP Digital and Social Media, Telemundo applauded Fan Appz work. “As

6 Reasons Why You Should Jump On The Startup Bandwagon

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For example, a startup may hire you as an accountant, but you may also be asked to do social media marketing content gearing towards finance for the company blog. Image courtesy of Refinery29 via Pinterest.

Fan Appz Ties Into Twitter

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Santa Monica-based social media marketing startup Fan Appz has tied its customer feedback and social media marketing product into Twitter , to better allow brands to interact with their fans and followers, the firm has announced. The startup, which is led by Jon Siegal, said that its new Twitter features allow brands to take polls, create hashtag games, give users rewards, and more, to help them collect customer and prospect feedback.

Likeabilitee Helps Identify Users's Most Popular Facebook Posts

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Did you ever wish you had a more visual, easy to use way to identify which of your social media posts on Facebook are getting the most interest from your friends and others? likeabilitee intronetworks flash facebook social analytics analysis visual tool softare

Social Media 201

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Tuesday, August 28, 2012 -- Social Media 201. Join us for an immersive journey into advanced social media and how it can help you personally and professionally. We teach you how to use advanced platforms such as IFTTT, Quora, Paper.li and others to thrive personally and professionally. Email Amani@woodsidemediagroup.com.

WESAWIT | Experience Events Through The Eyes of The Crowd

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The mobile app and website that allows people to capture and share images and videos of events through social media. The cool thing is we were not only taught about film and TV, but also about new media. One of our teachers was teaching new media and it was really inspiring.

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Social Media 101

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Thursday, August 23, 2012 -- Social Media 101. It's time to learn how social media can help you get to the next level personally and professionally. Learn about the basic apps such as Twitter, Facebook, and Linkedin while also learning how Google Reader, Quora, and IFTTT can help you be more productive and find more clients!

Social Media Brand Image Guidelines for New Businesses

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For new businesses, social media marketing may seem a bit overwhelming. Here are four steps to help you get started building a great social media presence. Construct a social media style guide.

Los Angeles Social Media Starters

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I'm hoping you can help me figure out who I should be connecting with on this. I 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. How can I get more help setting up my blog? They need some help getting started.

15 Hacks to Raise the Most Money for Your Indiegogo Campaign

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For instance, if you are building water wells in indigenous areas, send your contributors a photo of the people your campaign helped showing them drinking the water. Social Profiles. Campaigns that have 4 or more external social links on your campaign page do best.