A Day in the Life of a Community Manager
Basic information on what it’s like to be an online Community Manager.
There’s no need to continually take the subject of Community Management seriously. There’s a lot of fun to be had, and I’ve found that haikus, with their very rigid formatting, can offer some surprising outlets for creativity. Feel free to add your own in the comments section — don’t forget the format is 5-7-5 syllables.
The Importance of Content Marketing for Community Managers Why is content marketing important for Community Managers? It is deceptively easy for companies to ‘get on Facebook’ or ‘get a Twitter’, and start pushing content out through a firehose. Companies may even make a splash in the beginning. But it’s unsustainable. Furthermore, it’s not serving customers and […]
The Most Important Role of a Community Manager I’ve been a Community Manager for over a decade but don’t believe I have seen a better outline of our roles and sub-roles than this graphic – I have been in all of these roles, at one time or another. Because I am a volunteer and Able2Know […]
#AmazonCart Debuts #AmazonCart Debuts as, according to Boston.com, Amazon.com has partnered with Twitter to help simplify the Internet shopping experience. The #AmazonCart hashtag was officially introduced in early May, encouraging Twitter users who see tweets of products sold on Amazon.com to reply with the hashtag, which then puts those items in the users’ Amazon shopping carts. […]
Quinnipiac Assignment #15 – Reflections about ICM 522 With the end of my first Social Media class came a request for our overall impressions of how things went. Hence, I prepared Quinnipiac Assignment #15 – Reflections about ICM 522. My classmates and I were also tasked with showcasing what we felt was our best work. I was so very […]
Review of the J-Krak Communities Once again, this was a week where we did not have to create a video. Instead, we conducted a review of the J-Krak communities that Kim Scroggins and I had created. We compared our efforts on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and MySpace. We also reviewed our efforts in the blogosphere. Our efforts […]
J-Krak on MySpace and Google+ My partner and I certainly never intended to create two separate new platform presences for our project. However, it turned out that way. We just didn’t have a lot of choice in the matter as our first choice took a spectacular nosedive. J-Krak on MySpace Oh, God. MySpace. We tried. I […]