Strategic uses of sns & microblogs

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The presentation details the strategic use of Social Network Services and Microblogs in social media marketing.

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  • 1. SNS & Microblogs: Beyond Facebook and Twitter Kashif Khan Madhur Chaudhary
  • 2. What is an SNS?Social Networking Service|ˈsōSHəl ˈ ərkiNG ˈ netˈw sərvis|NounIt is an internet or mobilebased social space wherepeople can connect,communicate, create andshare content with others
  • 3. What is a Microblog?Microblogging |ˈmīkrōˈblägiNG |Nounthe posting of veryshort entries orupdates on a blog orsocial networking site,typically via a cellularphone
  • 4. What are different types of SNS?
  • 5. What are the different types of Microblogs?
  • 6. What are they used for? NetworkingResearch SNS & Public Relation / μblogs Communication Branding
  • 7. How are they used?Define your product Differentiate yourself Identify your audience and communities to which they belong Position yourself
  • 8. Case Study 1 - Postcardmania on LinkedIn PostcardMania: Florida-based postcard marketing company established in 1998 Content Marketing Pioneer with good Social Media presence across various channels Using LinkedIn, PostcardMania generated 600 quality leads – with contacts providing their information – over the course of just over a year LinkedIn leads resulted in more than $72,000 in actual business
  • 9. Case Study 2 - Adventures of Ice-cream NYC based home made ice cream company started using Tumblr in Sept ‘09 Published pictures of Ice creams (almost daily) to target their audience Got 150 – 200 notes from users on every post Got featured in food related # for Tumblr, blogs, and then mainstream media Started with 50 members in east village in NYC and now serving entire NYC with a waitlist of 1500 by 2011
  • 10. SummarySNS and Microblogs are not restricted to Facebook and TwitterFocus on the marketing strategy of the company instead of social media channels Select channels that best fit your strategy
  • 11. Questions?