Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 123

Will the Virtual Summit Replace Face-to-Face Guest Post By Kari Dunn Saratovsky

Experimentation

Note from Beth: Last June, I live blogged the virtual Millennial Donor Summit and it was an interesting experience. So I was very interested to hear about the lessons learned report  about the virtual summit and Kari agreed to write a guest post.    

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Making Facebook Groups Rock for Nonprofits – Guest Post by Miriam Brosseau

Guest Post, Networks, Online Community

Note from Beth: While many of us focus our attention on FB pages, Facebook groups can be a good platform for nonprofits to use for informal peer learning groups,  getting feedback from your post passionate fans, or to cultivate and support a brand ambassadors group.  

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Is the New Facebook “People Talking About” Metric Meaningless?

Measurement

Facebook announced its new brand page metric on Sunday night, “People Talking About,” with Mashable breaking the news and analysis from Clickz.    The new  ”people talking about”  metric is designed to measure FB engagement and a raw number of  user-initiated activity related to a Page, including posting to a Page’s Wall, “liking,” commenting, sharing a Page post or content on the Page, answering a Question posed to fans, mentioning a Page, “liking” or sharing a deal or checking in at your Place.    … Read More

Content Curation Primer

Content Curation

What is Content Curation?

Content curation is the process of sorting through the vast amounts of content on the web and presenting it in a meaningful and organized way around a specific theme.  The work  involves  sifting, sorting, arranging, and publishing information.  … Read More

Notes from Mari Smith Facebook Changes Webinar: Privacy Settings and A New Metric – People Talking About

Networks, Privacy

Last Friday,  social media guru Mari Smith offered a free webinar that took a deep dive through the Facebook changes,  and how they work for both individuals and brands.      … Read More