SMC Book Club: Social Media Analytics Webinar Recap

Earlier this month we introduced our September Book Club title, Social Media Analytics by Marshall Sponder.  Thanks to our Social Media Book Club partners at McGraw-Hill, we were able to send copies to several or our chapter leaders and Professional members to review on our behalf.  Check out some of the reviews from Jeannie Walters […]

Introducing #SMCWineParty

We’re excited to announce our September Wine Club deal, introducing #SMCWineParty in a box.  With Fall weather starting and the holidays just around the corner, these Wine Kits are everything you need to host your own social media-fueled #SMCWineParty!  As you may remember, SMC launched monthly Wine Club in partnership with our friends at VinTank and Vine […]

#BizForum Chat Hosts Social Media Master Steve Woodruff

Social Media Master Steve Woodruff will be joining #BizForum Chat on Wednesday, September 21st, 8pm to 9pm EDT to discuss, Trend Currents in Social Media.  Social Media Club, in conjunction with Sensei Marketing, is providing you the opportunity to engage with some of our Social Media Masters in advance of our five city tour which includes Atlanta (August 26th), Los Angeles (September 9th), […]

Trey Pennington Memorial

Earlier this month, the social media industry suffered a great loss.  Trey Pennington, Founder of Social Media Club Greenville, SC left us too soon. We’ve received several inquiries from our incredibly supportive SMC community, asking how they can help. Trey’s friends with Social Media Club Greenville will be joining Social Media Club Spartanburg on October […]

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EdgeRank Checker Reports 3rd Party API's Decrease Facebook Engagement

In a report earlier this month by EdgeRank Checker, found using 3rd party API’s on Facebook substantially decreases the likeliness of fan engagement, some up to 80%.  We ran our analysis on 1,000,000+ Updates on 50,000+ Pages that influence over 1,000,000,000+ Fans. We took each individual post and analyzed the engagement (comment & likes) along […]

Chapter puts travel destination Victoria on social media map

The Canadian city of Victoria, like many western outposts, has its roots in the gold rushes of the 19th century.  Today this Pacific gem and capital of British Columbia is mining digital riches, combining a strong tech industry with tourism, government, commercial fishing, shipbuilding, forestry, and agricultural research sectors. Such diversity has cushioned the water-bound […]

Social Media Club Newsletter (9/15)

  SOCIAL GOOD AND NONPROFIT EDITORIAL RECAP If you missed it, we introduced an expansion of our editorial team by hosting themed editorial content focusing on social good and nonprofit causes usage of social media.  We hosted blogs from AJ Leon, “Geeking Out on Shakespeare: What Nonprofits Can Learn from The Bard,” which included a […]

#BizForum Chat Hosts Social Media Master Kat Mandelstein

Social Media Master Kat Mandelstein will be joining #BizForum Chat on Wednesday, September 14th, 8pm to 9pm EDT to discuss, Whether or Not Social Business Inevitable?  Social Media Club, in conjunction with Sensei Marketing, is providing you the opportunity to engage with some of our Social Media Masters in advance of our five city tour which includes Atlanta (August 26th), Los Angeles (September […]

Tips for More Efficient (and Less Annoying) Social Media Surveys

Last month, we discussed the timely death of Facebook Questions.  Although it seems none of us were sad to see them go, we all would probably agree that poll questions and surveys still hold an important place in social media marketing.  They can be a great way to interact with and learn a little something […]