Posts By: Juli Peterson

How to Find Bloggers For Brand Partnerships

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Bloggers are a powerful group of people. Their readers can be fiercely loyal, genuinely care for the writer’s opinion and experiences and usually keep coming back for more.

Adding a blogger outreach component to your social media or marketing plan is similar to a media relations, but you’re pitching “regular” people, people who found a knack for writing about their passion and building a community around it. Finding the right bloggers interested in your service or product can result in a review, giveaway, general awareness about your offerings and who knows – hopefully even new customers! Original blog posts are great content to link to and add another layer of credibility when offering honest feedback.

An Evening With Social Media, The Big 3 and SMCD

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Last week, the Social Media Club Detroit (SMCD) crew gathered atop Detroit at Coach Insignia for a high-level look at the evolution of automotive social media through the eyes of the Big 3 – General Motors, Ford Motor Company and Chrysler.

After catching up with old friends and making new ones, the powerhouse panel took their seats to be guided by Identity’s very own Nikki Little as the panel moderator. Stimulating conversation and intriguing insight for the evening was provided by:

How to Turn Facebook Posts into Tweets (and Vice Versa)

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As many community managers know, you often have the same message to spread across different platforms, a skill in itself. Messages should be tailored to their respective audiences and platform constraints. This often includes transforming messages from an “unlimited” amount of space (Facebook) into a micro-message limited to 140 characters (Twitter).

How to Masterfully Curate Social Media Photo Campaigns

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Social media is a fantastic way to feature your organization’s spirit and work culture, no matter what its size. Organizations with multiple locations across cities, states and countries often have a plethora of events happening all year long, and many of them probably want to share photos of what they’re up to.

Why Your Owned Content Deserves a Boost

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Social media can be compared to bait on a fishing lure, thrown out into a sea of millions of potential and existing customers and advocates. Engaging content reels people in to get them interacting with your brand and sharing their connection with it online–often highlighting your prized catches. But, you might have trouble hooking the… Read more »

Building a Mobile Strategy for Retailers

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Advances in mobile technology have put limitless information in the hands of almost every consumer, especially when it comes to the shopping experience. Recent studies show that approximately 44% of consumers reference their phones while shopping and that mobile research influences the purchasing decisions of 90% of shoppers. It is in retailers’ best interests to… Read more »