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Smart Social: Concluding Our Conversation with Walmart’s Senior Director of Digital Communications, Chad Mitchell http://buff.ly/IxFCkV
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The power and impact of social advocacy, and how brands can empower their most passionate supporters:

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In KPMG's 2013 Retail Industry Outlook Survey, social media ranks as the top technology-related trend significantly impacting business. It was ranked in the top position by 71% of survey respondents.

View the full report (PDF) at: http://ow.ly/mfOwc 
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Twitter's native analytics tools are now open for all users, providing detailed analytics on your timeline and followers.

This TNW post highlights how to access the analytics dashboard:

http://tnw.co/19uyh0E
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Latest in our "Smart Social" interview series features +Scott Gulbransen,  Director of Social Business Strategy at tax giant H&R Block.
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Announcing the Resilient Summit: Exploring the Collaborative Economy as the Next Phase of Social Business http://buff.ly/1badFX3
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Emphasizing the need for education on digital citizenship and reputation management, online privacy, and the very real offline implications of what you share online.

"A recent study by Harris Interactive and CareerBuilder found that 43 percent of hiring managers who research candidates via social media say they’ve found information that caused them not to hire someone"
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Two changes today for Facebook Page Admin...

The 20% text rule for Page cover images has been scrapped: http://bit.ly/17ExyqC

You can now upload your own image to replace the auto-generated thumbnail used when sharing links: http://bit.ly/1cMLDTm
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Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, LinkedIn & more – Complete Social Media Image Size Guide:

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Is your brand ready for the impact and opportunity of the collaborative economy? 

Critical insights in this must read new report from +Jeremiah Owyang : http://bit.ly/11fLr8H

"Right now, customers are sharing media and ideas on social technologies, in the near future, they’ll use similar technologies to share products and services, which will cause a ripple of impacts far more disruptive than what we’ve seen before."
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Introduction
Social: IRL works with businesses to integrate social and new media in to all aspects of their daily operations. Not as a stand alone solution but as a valuable tool supporting and driving overall business goals and initiatives.  We focus on developing custom solutions that reflect a unique company culture, maximize resources, help set a direction for future growth, and generate tangible results.

We work with businesses of all sizes, as well as non profit and community organizations. We also provide specialized services and support for agency clients and are available to help with a specific project or on a full retainer basis.

We also provide extensive education and training, speak locally, regionally and nationally on social media related topics, and host our own national series of social media conferences.

Social: IRL can help integrate social media in to many key areas of your business. From initial training and education to execution and ongoing support.  Areas we specialize in include:

  • Strategy, Tools and Tactics
  • Policies, Procedures and Best Practices
  • Account Setup and Management
  • Building Online Audience
  • Content Creation and Distribution
  • Social Integration (mobile, email, blogs, location based, web)
  • Brand Engagement
  • Social Marketing and PR
  • Customer Service
  • Community Management
  • Reputation Management and Brand Protection
  • Monitoring and Analytics