Tweetdeck: RT, DM, public timelines, sort groupsTwitterberry: Live tweeting, Twit Pics:Search.twitter.com:search who is talking about you, what is relevant to your business or industryHootsuite: Time your tweets, multiple users tweet on the same accountMr. Tweet: Suggestions as to who you should follow, you can also recommend ppl
Slideshare Moms Are All A Twitter
Moms are all a Twitter #mctweet
And that’s not all …
Moms are also Facebooking, Linking In, Blogging,
Flickring, Squidooing, You Tubing, My Spacing &
Yes, Moms are the Queens of multi-tasking and
Loving it, hating it, not sure where to start or
what to do with it?
Definitions of social media
Social media are primarily Internet-based tools for sharing and
discussing information among human beings. ...
Online technologies and practices that people use to share
opinions, insights, experiences, and perspectives with each other.
Social Media is the collection of tools and online spaces available to
help individuals and businesses to accelerate their information and
communication needs. [Axel Schultze]
momcafe Poll Results
How often you’re online:
few times a day - 35%
once an hour - 30%
nonstop - 26%
Websites you frequent:
Facebook - 48% Biz related sites – 39%
Twitter - 26% Mom related sites – 22%
Blogs - 17% Linkedin – 13%
Flickr - 3%
What we have used for our businesses:
Blogging, Facebook, Twitter
& others: Flickr, Youtube, Squidoo, Yelp, Linkedin
Things to consider:
Personal, Business or both
Designs, Templates (ie. Wordpress, Blogspot, Tumblr)
It’s all about friends
People you know
Groups versus pages
Personal versus public
What the heck is Twitter anyway?
People you want to connect
with, no barriers
Feel the love
Bio, Demographics, Picture, personalized
page, ratio of followers/followees
Tweet This Cont’d
Some Twitter Tools:
Examples: How we have used Social Media
Globe and Mail #raccoonmom
This momcafe event, promoting, giveaways
Saw your van X 2
Connecting others & connecting with others
SM is here to stay and always evolving, if you enjoy
social media for personal use, you can do as
much or as little as you like, however if you are
involved with social media for your business, it
should be as much a part of your marketing
strategy as any other activity.
It isn’t something you do once an check off your
list, it is an on-going and integral part to growing
You CAN do it …
Social media is a lot like labour, millions of
women have gone there before you and
survived and you will too.
Thank you for listening!
Coming soon ...
An exciting contest that will
showcase different social
media apps, collaboration
between biz’s, fun &
hopefully the viral nature
of social media!
Watch our blogs, Twitter &
FB for more details!