360 Degree Photos and Visual App Changes on 6-14-16 #GetRealChat

visual marketing for getrealchat snapchat discussion

  Cat Trestini led our community through recent visual app changes.  There was a mixed reaction to SnapChat’s recent User Interface changes and we discussed how brands can use visual marketing.  We also had a good discussion on the Microsoft acquisition of LinkedIn. Here is our chat recap:  

Twitter for Business and Branding #GetRealChat 5-31-16

social media roi

  Our community discussed using Twitter for business and personal branding. We discussed: How to find your audience on Twitter How to add value to your conversations How to filter out the noise on Twitter How do you keep your brand human How do you build relationships on Twitter How do you feel about Direct […]

Power of User Generated Content #GetRealChat 5-24-16

Viral Content Marketing on #GetRealChat

  Pam Moore led our community through a discussion of User Generated Content and the aspects of what creates viral content.  We first discussed the Chewbacca Mom, Candace Payne, Facebook video and what made it viral with over 134 million views.  We then discussed what brands can do to make their content more attractive and […]

What is new with Instagram #GetRealChat 5-17-16

Instagram Changes on GetRealChat

  Pam Moore led our community through a discussion on the recent Instagram changes.  We discussed the new logo, the feed change, as well as how to use visual marketing in our branding and digital marketing.  We also discussed how to use Instagram video which has changed from 15 seconds to 1 minute and businesses […]

Easy Website Setup with HostGator #GetRealChat 5-10-16

HostGator Makes website development easy

  Today we had a combined chat and Google Hangout where HostGator demonstrated how easy it is to set up a website.  The community also shared tips in website development and discussed the importance of backups.  HostGator provided tips on how to choose  and change themes and plugins for your website.  The key is to make […]

How Has Social Media Changed Communication #GetRealChat 5-3-16

#GetRealChat How has social media changed communication

  Cat Trestini guided our community through an active discussion on how social media changes communication. We covered topics such as: ● How the lack of body language change affect our online interactions, such as expressing emotion, subtleties, and intonations ● How have C-level executives changed the way they communicate ● Difference between how the […]

Only One You on #GetRealChat 4-26-16

How to narrow your marketing focus. Riches are in the niches.

  Cat Trestini guided our community through an active discussion on  balancing the personal and business you on social.  We covered topics such as: Should you have multiple accounts on the same social platform Should you maintain multiple personas on social media platforms What are the risks of maintaining multiple personas online Should employers monitor […]

Social Customer Service for Brands #GetRealChat 4-19-16

#GetRealChat Brand Customer Service

        Steve Cassady led our Community through a discussion on Customer Service for Brands.  We shared experiences and tips on how to provide amazing customer service through social.  Our framing post is here.  We also discussed statistics from Sprout Social’s First Quarter 2016 Sprout Social Index.  Key insights were that brands on average […]

Mentoring #PayingItForward on #GetRealChat 4-12-16

Mentoring Paying It Forward on GetRealChat

        Steve Cassady guided our community through a discussion on mentoring with a #PayingItForward focus.  We had good discussion between seasoned and new workforce members.  Discussion centered on our mentoring experiences and what one should look for in a mentor. Our chat transcripts and statistics are here followed by our chat recap:

Content Curation #GetRealChat 4-05-16

Content Curation on GetRealChat

  Cat Trestini guided our community through a discussion about content curation. We covered a wide range of topics: Considerations for curation How to use hashtags Resources to find 3rd party content Benefits to organic versus paid content Is content really king? Out chat transcripts and statistics can be found here followed by our recap: