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Going Social: Excite Customers, Generate Buzz, and Energize Your Brand with the Power of Social Media

Excite Customers, Generate Buzz, and Energize Your Brand

Author: Jeremy Goldman   Series: Agency/Distributed

How much is a Facebook "like" worth? How can you effectively engage online influencers? What are the best dashboards for monitoring multiple social channels simutaneously? How do you keep it all going around the clock? This title explains the ins-and-outs of platforms such as Facebook,Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare, Pinterest, and others.

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How much is a Facebook "like" worth? How can you effectively engage online influencers? What are the best dashboards for monitoring multiple social channels simutaneously? How do you keep it all going around the clock? This title explains the ins-and-outs of platforms such as Facebook,Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare, Pinterest, and others.

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In the increasingly vital world of social media marketing, if you don't have a strong digital presence, it's like you're not even there. Going Social is an indispensable guide to taking advantage of digital marketing, reaching a critical number of prospective customers, and revitalizing your business's brand. You'll gain answers to the questions every marketer is asking, like How much is a Facebook "like" worth What are the best dashboards for monitoring multiple social channels simultaneously How do you keep it all going around the clock And which automation tools, promotional ads, scheduling platforms, and social media channels offer the greatest return on investment For more than a decade, author Jeremy Goldman has helped companies inject "social" into their marketing processes. He explains the ins and outs of platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare, Instagram, and Pinterest and teaches readers how to formulate a social strategy, pinpoint and cater to the right audience, give their brand a unique online voice, create relevant and engaging content, identify and reward influencers, build strong bonds with bloggers, become truly customer-centric, respond to negative feedback, use targeting to engage more effectively, turn employees into social marketers, and engage with ROI in mind.The digital landscape offers unprecedented opportunities to spread the word about products and services. While other businesses struggle to transition from traditional marketing to online engagement, you'll be enacting a social media strategy that magnifies customer loyalty. Featuring insights from entrepreneurs, social media directors, community managers, bloggers, and other experts, Going Social will teach you how to leverage our brave new social frontier.

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Critic Reviews

“"With humor and a friendly tone, Goldman walks his audience through getting buy-in for a program, the proper care and feeding of customers, balancing 'likes' vs. engagement and quantity vs. quality, avoiding common missteps, customer retention, building strong relationships with bloggers, working with online personalities, and bringing your efforts into the physical world....This funny, friendly book is an excellent primer for the social media-averse." Publishers Weekly”

"With humor and a friendly tone, Goldman walks his audience through getting buy-in for a program, the proper care and feeding of customers, balancing 'likes' vs. engagement and quantity vs. quality, avoiding common missteps, customer retention, building strong relationships with bloggers, working with online personalities, and bringing your efforts into the physical world....This funny, friendly book is an excellent primer for the social media-averse." - Publishers Weekly "With Going Social any business leader or marketer can get an edge on choosing the right social channels, perfecting the right social strategy, and forging genuine, meaningful, and rewarding connections with customers." - Retail Observer "Get this book if you have anything to do with social media in your professional or personal life." --OfficePro "Going Social is a book you have to own if social media marketing is part of your strategy." --Small Business Trends "Going Social is a book that any social media marketing practitioner worth their salt should take a look at." --Young Upstarts

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About the Author

JEREMY GOLDMAN, a recognized expert in social marketing, has managed e-commerce and social media for major brands,

including Kiehl's, TEMPTU, and Jurlique, and consulted with numerous others. He is currently AVP of Interactive Communications for iluminage inc., a Unilever subsidiary he helped found.

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Just a few years ago, building real relationships with your customers online was a competitive advantage; now it's a basic requirement for doing business. Jeremy Goldman has been in the trenches helping companies incorporate "social" into their digital processes for over a decade--and in Going Social he gives you all the practical guidance you need to transition from traditional marketing to powerful online engagement. Featuring insights from entrepreneurs, social media directors, community managers, bloggers, and other experts, Going Social reveals how to use platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google+, and Foursquare to breathe new life into your brand, spread the word about your products, get valuable feedback, and grow customer loyalty. It shows you how to: Pinpoint where your audience "lives" online Create relevant, engaging content Give your brand a unique voice and personality Build strong bonds with bloggers Cultivate brand spokespeople Identify and reward influencers Use targeting to engage more effectively Get good at listening Choose and use the best dashboards for monitoring multiple social channels simultaneously Avoid pitfalls when possible--and respond to negative feedback when a misstep is made Regardless of the type or size of your business, to stay competitive you'll need a robust online presence. With this insightful and easy-to-understand book, you'll learn how to inject "social" into your processes, connect with your cus

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In the increasingly vital world of social media marketing, if you don't have a strong digital presence, it's like you're not even there. Going Social is an indispensable guide to taking advantage of digital marketing, reaching a critical number of prospective customers, and revitalizing your business's brand. You'll gain answers to the questions every marketer is asking, like How much is a Facebook "like" worth? What are the best dashboards for monitoring multiple social channels simultaneously? How do you keep it all going around the clock? And which automation tools, promotional ads, scheduling platforms, and social media channels offer the greatest return on investment? For more than a decade, author Jeremy Goldman has helped companies inject "social" into their marketing processes. He explains the ins and outs of platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare, Instagram, and Pinterest and teaches readers how to formulate a social strategy, pinpoint and cater to the right audience, give their brand a unique online voice, create relevant and engaging content, identify and reward influencers, build strong bonds with bloggers, become truly customer-centric, respond to negative feedback, use targeting to engage more effectively, turn employees into social marketers, and engage with ROI in mind.The digital landscape offers unprecedented opportunities to spread the word about products and services. While other businesses struggle to transition from traditional marketing to online engagement, you'll be enacting a social media strategy that magnifies customer loyalty. Featuring insights from entrepreneurs, social media directors, community managers, bloggers, and other experts, Going Social will teach you how to leverage our brave new social frontier.

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Product Details

Publisher
HarperCollins Focus | Amacom
Published
16th December 2012
Pages
272
ISBN
9780814432556
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