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In this edition of The Baer Facts, I’m joined by Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget to wish Happy Birthday to Facebook and talk about the changing face of email. 10 Years? Feels Like 30 On one hand, it’s hard to believe Facebook is 10 years old. On the other hand, Facebook has become so entwined in […]
You know who Chris Brogan is, right? Skip the following paragraph. What?!? You don’t know the name? Chris is the publisher of Owner Magazine, CEO of Human Business Works, a publishing and media company, a keynote speaker, marketing consultant to major brands, and the bestselling author of six books. Marketers […]
This week, we have a very special Year in Review episode of Social Pros. Jay, Jeffrey, Zena, and Jess Ostroff discuss content, collaboration, free lunches, predictions for 2014, predictions for 2015, and Mark Wahlberg. Read on for some of the highlights and tweetable moments, or listen to the full podcast. […]
Jeffrey Rohrs, Vice President of Marketing at ExactTarget, joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss his new book Audience: Marketing in the Age of Subscribers, Fans and Followers; the best ways to measure your audience; and the fact that even though it may feel like it, you don’t […]
Much of what we’ve come to believe about social media and content marketing is wrong. They are myths. Time to crush them. I crushed them originally a few weeks ago on a webinar for the Content Marketing Institute: Myth 1: My customers are not social 2013 data from the Pew […]
Michael Stelzner, founder of Social Media Examiner and My Kids’ Adventures, join the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss starting over (but not quite from scratch), paying careful attention to where your followers are sharing your content, and staying top of mind for people every single day. Read on […]
In this edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget about the new tabbed folders in Gmail, and whether marketers should panic or largely ignore this major interface change. Death by Tabs? If you’ve somehow missed this story, which has created much gnashing of teeth among online marketers recently, here’s […]
Frank Eliason, author of the new book At Your Service and Director of Global Social Media for Citi, joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss crafting a cohesive social strategy for a global corporation, relying on the instincts of his team, and listening smarter. Read on for some of […]
In this edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget about Twitter’s new, direct response program.Twitter has displayed “cards” for quite some time. They are the expandable tweets that typically are used to hold photos or Vine videos, like this one from Lowe’s (read more about […]
Dave Morse, Online Marketing Strategist for Delta Faucet, joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss the lessons he’s learned at Delta surrounding keeping his team nimble, knowing your audience, and how important it is to balance traditional marketing with social. Read on for some of the highlights and […]
Alix Hart, Brand Marketer at Best Buy, joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss integrating social into all aspects of customer service and battling the “showroom” effect as a brick-and-mortar retailer. Read on for some of the highlights and tweetable moments, or listen to the full podcast. Please Support Our Sponsors […]
Andy White, Senior Manager of Social Media Marketing at M80 and creative genius behind Audi‘s social media strategy, joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss the importance of brand trust in a social media team, the thought process behind the successful #WantAnR8 campaign, and how Audi’s social agility lets him get […]
There have been several blog posts and predictions recently (most notably this one from Ryan Holmes, the CEO of Hootsuite) prognosticating that email volume will diminish in 2013, as consumers make greater use of collaborative messaging tools like Chatter and Yammer. I don’t buy it. See this week’s The Baer […]