How is Social Media Covering South by Southwest Film? Find out in Future of Engagement! #SXSW

South by Southwest is a major film festival held each year in Austin. In this episode of Future of Engagement, host Murray Newlands looks at how social media is covering the 19th annual SXSW, and what he finds may surprise you:


  • People are spamming SXSW hashtags on Twitter, which means a lot of people are following SXSW…
  • There’s even a #NotAtSXSW hashtag…
  • Looking at the whole conversations, around 6% of coverage was negative and 14% positive (3:7 negative-to-positive ratio), which is relatively high for an event like this.

How coverage of South by Southwest is distributed across social media platforms: [Read more…]

Small Biz Success Summit: How to Grow Your Small Business with Social Media

Small business owner and managers can benefit from advice from 28 Social Media Marketing experts presenting during the 2012 Small Biz Success Summit.

Small Business Success Summit is entirely online so you can watch from the comfort of your own PC. Sessions are live and presented from Feb 1 through Feb 23, 2012.  The event sold out last year so if you want to attend you need to register now.

Save 50% if you REGISTER BEFORE this coming Thursday, Jan 19, 2012.

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Monitoring Social Media Conference – London or Paris

Monitoring Social Media Dec 22, 2010 LondonThe last two Influence People Monitoring Social Media events of 2010 are in London November 22nd and Paris December 10th.

Not in London or Paris? You could give yourself an early holiday gift and your business a tax write-off and learn tons too by attending either of these events.

“The event is currently touring around the country and I highly recommend it. It’s one of the only, or the only, event of its kind with concentrated focus on social media monitoring.” ~ Ken Polson, Product Marketing Manager, Marchex

Attendees have written some excellent reviews of Social Media Monitoring solutions offered by speakers: [Read more…]