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Social media is not rocket science. With a little instruction even blondes can use social media. First look at the implications of not using social media, then explore the web landscape including ...

Social media is not rocket science. With a little instruction even blondes can use social media. First look at the implications of not using social media, then explore the web landscape including channel selection.

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Even Blondes Use Social Media Presentation Transcript

  • 1. Even Blondes Use Social Media: You can too Sandy Blanquera Principal & Blonde
  • 2. Shift Happens! The world is changing fast .
  • 3.
    • The first text message was sent
    • in 1992 .
    • Today, text messages outnumber
    • people on the planet at 8 billion
    • per day.
    • ~ Tomi T Ahonen
  • 4.
    • Today , 1.5 billion people use the web.
    • Internet World Stats.
    • India is the number one
    • English speaking country in the world .
    • 100% of college graduates speak
    • English in India.
    • ~ wikipedia.com
  • 5.
    • If Facebook were a country ,
    • it would be the 8 th largest country in the world .
    • Facebook had 132.1 million
    • unique visitors in 2008.
    • My Space had 117.6 million unique visitors in 2008.
  • 6.
    • Your competition is already using social media.
    • Be an early adopter before your competition gets to your target audience.
  • 7.
    • Citizens are creating the web content . Are you one of them ?
  • 8.
    • Social media sites have experienced incredible growth
      • Twitter | 2,400,000 | 343% growth
      • Ning | 251%
      • Linkedin | 11,924,000 | 193% growth
      • Facebook | 39,003,000 | 116% growth
      • My Space | 59,352,000 | 1% growth
      • As of September 2008
      • ~ Nielson wire
  • 9.
    • What does all this shifting mean ?
    • If you aren’t part of the shift,
    • you could get left behind .
  • 10. I’m curious. Tell me more!
  • 11.
    • Web 2.0 is
    • Changing trends using World Wide Web technology and web design to enhance creativity communications secure information sharing collaboration and functionality of the web .
  • 12. What is Social Media?
  • 13.  
  • 14.
    • SOCIAL MEDIA is an umbrella term.
    • It defines web activities. integrates technology creates
    • social interaction and the construction
    • of words pictures videos and audio.
    • http://www.wikipedia.org
  • 15. Looks overwhelming. How do I make sense of all the applications?
  • 16. Conversations Powered by certain applications…
    • Blogs
    • Micro Blogs
    • Online Chat
    • RSS
    • Widgets
    • Social Networks
    • Social Bookmarks
    • Message Boards
    • Podcasts
    • Video Sharing Sites
    • Photo Sharing Sites
    • Wikis
    • … to name a few
  • 17.  
  • 18. Build your social network one relationship & one conversation at a time
  • 19.
    • Pick your channels carefully!
    • WWW Reach
    • Size of population
    • Demographics
    • Growth and adoption rates
    • Nature of interaction
  • 20. Channel characteristics
  • 21.
    • What should you do?
  • 22.
    • Go Blonde.
    • Get your feet wet
    • Create a social media strategy
    • Explore personal branding
    • Learn production tools
    • Engage consistently
    • Get feedback