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Social Media<br />is not a fad. <br />Presented by Linda Jackson<br />August 26, 2011<br />
Social Media <br />is a fundamental shift in the way we communicate. <br />
Social media is a way to transmit or share information with a broad audience. <br />
30 Billion <br />Pieces of information are shared on Facebook each month.<br />Source: NY Times, Mar 29, 2011 <br />
6 Billion <br />Tweets<br />are sent @Twitter<br />everymonth<br />Source: Twitter, August 18, 2011<br />
<< I want to go to lunch.>><br /><< I went to lunch.>> <br /><<This is where I ate lunch.>><br /><<Why do we eat lunch?>><...
Social media <br />is where <br />public relations and<br />word of mouth marketing <br />meet with technology. <br />
With social networking, the story is more concise<br />160<br />140<br />120<br />Smartphone<br />
Like an elevator speech, we want to get to:                        Tell me more…<br />We want to create mutually beneficia...
Our blogs share stories about what it means to be part of an Optimist Club  <br />http://www.experienceoptimism.org<br />M...
Optimist International is becoming social<br />Blogging platform<br />http://www.optimist.org<br />http://eoptimist.org<br...
Like the PNW District on Facebook (please)<br />https://www.facebook.com/pnwoptimist<br />Follow us @Twitter<br />http://t...
Social networking is not a fad.<br />It is a fundamental shift in the way we communicate. <br />Social networking improves...
Let’s connect! <br />Linda Jackson<br />Twitter: @newoptimistclub<br />Facebook: www.facebook.com/lindaj<br />Phone: 208.8...
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Introductory social media presentation delivered to the PNW District - Optimist International, August 26, 2011

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Social Media is not a fad

  1. 1. Social Media<br />is not a fad. <br />Presented by Linda Jackson<br />August 26, 2011<br />
  2. 2. Social Media <br />is a fundamental shift in the way we communicate. <br />
  3. 3. Social media is a way to transmit or share information with a broad audience. <br />
  4. 4. 30 Billion <br />Pieces of information are shared on Facebook each month.<br />Source: NY Times, Mar 29, 2011 <br />
  5. 5. 6 Billion <br />Tweets<br />are sent @Twitter<br />everymonth<br />Source: Twitter, August 18, 2011<br />
  6. 6. << I want to go to lunch.>><br /><< I went to lunch.>> <br /><<This is where I ate lunch.>><br /><<Why do we eat lunch?>><br /><<Look at me eating lunch!>><br /><<I’m really good at eating lunch.>><br />
  7. 7. Social media <br />is where <br />public relations and<br />word of mouth marketing <br />meet with technology. <br />
  8. 8. With social networking, the story is more concise<br />160<br />140<br />120<br />Smartphone<br />
  9. 9. Like an elevator speech, we want to get to: Tell me more…<br />We want to create mutually beneficial <br />relationships based on shared values and goals.<br />
  10. 10. Our blogs share stories about what it means to be part of an Optimist Club <br />http://www.experienceoptimism.org<br />More than 1,000 stories online.<br />http://www.pnwdistrictoptimist.com<br />
  11. 11. Optimist International is becoming social<br />Blogging platform<br />http://www.optimist.org<br />http://eoptimist.org<br />Engage and connect with Optimist Club members <br />
  12. 12. Like the PNW District on Facebook (please)<br />https://www.facebook.com/pnwoptimist<br />Follow us @Twitter<br />http://twitter.com/#!/pnwoptimist<br />http://twitter.com/#!/newoptimistclub<br />
  13. 13. Social networking is not a fad.<br />It is a fundamental shift in the way we communicate. <br />Social networking improves your ability to influence<br />and promote.<br />Are you ready to connect? <br />What about your <br />Optimist Club?<br />
  14. 14. Let’s connect! <br />Linda Jackson<br />Twitter: @newoptimistclub<br />Facebook: www.facebook.com/lindaj<br />Phone: 208.861.2310<br />Email: linda@newoptimistclub.com<br />Skype: skypelindaj25<br />

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