Realized how communications was changingCulture change – change how we do our jobsNo evangelizing -- educate
People define it different ways but one reason IMC is important…
Customer is your media (via @Shonali)Customer service is best PR
Nike Just Do It mentalityThrowing business cards and proposalsAct online like you would offline
Great message for Nike. Completely wrong message for your social media strategy.Tell story on myself -- Bunge
Reach, Relevancy and ToneHallmark examples – Magic Middle
Justin ‘Old’ marketing math: Blast your message to 5M loose targets with the hope of actually reaching the 5,000 who are actually interested.Social media marketing based on ‘new math’
Mitch JoelLot of marketers need to change the way they workNew marketing – content and conversationNot so much marketing as we think about it“But now that publishing in text, images, audio and video is so much more pervasive with such a lower barrier to entry, the time is ripe to re-evaluate how much Marketing your company should be doing versus how much publishing your company should be doing.”
Content is the new marketingThought leadershipCustomer service
Content marketing The results speak for themselves 134 million-plus views on YouTube (1 million-plus for many videos including 10 million-plus for the recent iPad clip) Numerous awards 700 percent increase in sales since the campaign started in 2006
Customers have access to more knowledge than ever before. They don’t trust ads/key messages/business leaders. Trust peers. Self test!Bond If consumers’ bond with a brand is strong enough, they repurchase it without cycling through the earlier decision journey stages.
NicoleSet expectations on the front end. Educate. Communicate. Repeat. Same as it ever was: How do your social media tactics ladder up to overall communications and business goals and objectives? Once strategies have been identified, can you use social media to implement them in an impactful way?
In many categories the single most powerful impetus to buy is someone else’s advocacy. Yet many marketers focus on media spend (principally advertising)rather than on driving advocacy. The coolest banner ads, best search buys, and hottest viral videos may win consideration for a brand, but if the product gets weak reviews— or, worse, isn’t even discussed online—it’s unlikely to survive the winnowing process.
Do you value relationships?Do relationships in this business make you money?Betsey Solberg FH B2B storyOffline WOM referrals for years
Impact: Goals, Strategies, Objectives, Tactics<br />Goals<br />Business Goal<br />Strategy 1<br />Strategy 3<br />Strategy 2<br />Strategies<br />Objective 1<br />Objective 2<br />Objective 3<br />Objectives<br />Social media by itself is a TACTIC!<br />
Social media measurement model<br />Types of results that can come from social media engagement <br />Strategy is geared toward specific business objectives and identified program goals<br />23<br />
Implications<br />Five Things To Do Today<br />Revisit your business objectives and ask how social media can help you reach them. <br />Make a new connection via social media and talk to him/her about something other than business.<br />Search you brand on Twitter and Facebook.<br />Check out Shel’s, Chris’, Mitch’s or Shonali’s blog if you haven’t already. <br />Start looking at your job through a customer journey mindset.<br />