analytics as a weapon for your community

Analytics as a Secret Weapon of Your Community

Social media marketers are always looking at the best ways to get ahead with the most powerful marketing techniques. When marketers used to think about social media marketing in previous times, they had a thought about using only social networks for the same. The major focus is on the creation of appealing content to get in the reach of the right people who are able to enhance your company’s social presence. Social advertising is indeed the best way to reach towards the target audience to give them a message about your work.

Getting equipped with the right tools to constantly build a community of followers is the priority for the work of social marketers. Some of those people will become lead customers of your company in the upcoming time and it will be the power of your social techniques and content for marketing.

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measurable social media goals

Social Media Goals Every Business should Measure

We’ve seen social media growing from a simple way of keeping in touch with people towards the important weapons in the marketing stream to achieve social goals. It is foreseeable to use social media goals examples to look for the competitors and achieving your best to set up the desirable social media goals and objectives for your team. You need to stick to a well-devised plan to achieve success in social media world.

As a marketing expert, I’d like to share the practically implemented social media goals for helping the team for attaining the best things. Social media goals for business are measurable and you can begin in the most appropriate way to build up strong and workable strategies.

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4th of July discounts from Ning

Celebrate Independence Day with our 4th of July Special Offer!

In honor of the Independence Day, we decided to launch a 4th of July Program with the special conditions for using Ning platform.

At Ning, we are ready to set off fireworks, and celebrate 4th of July in the grand manner! To share the joy of this occasion with you, we decided to launch our 4th of July Sale, which provides all new users with a discount for using Ning platform. This offer will allow our new friends to get an edge in creating and managing their own online communities.
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Chat feature improvements on Ning

Smooth real-time communication is closer to you with our improved Chat!

As you know, we strive to take progressive steps towards improving your network communication experience. Since making your online communication smooth and convenient is our main goal, we pay special attention to creating solutions that are both more technically advanced, and intuitively easy-to-use. To provide you with the opportunity to manage and promote your social networks in the most efficient and user-friendly way, we worked hard to release a more advanced Chat feature on Ning 3.0 and 2.0 platform.

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Social community building tips

How to Build a Social Community: 11 Useful Tips

Whether you are a nonprofit or a large company, everyone wants a big social community. If people are talking about what you do, your message expands. New customers find you and your content becomes more popular. Your profits go up, or you have a bigger fanbase.

This is especially true today with social media. If people are hitting that share button, it’s even better than advertising! Here are 11 different tips that will tell you how to create a community and get people talking about you.

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Updates to Ning version 2.0

More power to your community management experience with Ning 2.0 updates!

As 3.0 users have the possibility to use Groups and Events features free of charge, we decided that 2.0 users should enjoy this opportunity too!

Meeting Creator’s expectations is what Ning is all about – and 2.0 users are our most seasoned and long-time supporters. Many of you have been loyal to the company for more than a decade. We highly appreciate your contribution, and value our long-term partnership. That is why, striving to be responsive to your experience, we decided to waive Groups and Event fees for all 2.0 users.
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The 5 best conversion practices for good landing pages

Yesterday I was walking in a small cozy park near my house. In springtime, every single thing that is capable of blossoming blossoms; even those that can’t try to! ☺

I was observing birds and bees navigating buds and landing on fully open flowers when it occurred to me that they are like web surfers Googling for necessary information. Web users are like bees, essentially: they only land on flowers (pages) with honey (useful information). So I started wondering what makes your landing pages attractive to “bees,” i.e. to your visitors. Continue reading

Landing Page Mockup / Read on Ning blog

A set of useful tips on how to create a landing page using different landing page builders

The first in our series of guidelines on community creation, management and SEO points dealt with the most general landing page types.

The series continues with the guideline on how to create an efficient landing page using tools offered by different platforms. Today we’re bringing you the guideline on making an awesome landing page with little effort. Continue reading

Create a business social network / Read on Ning blog

How to create a business social network that will become profitable

First and foremost, we will dive into the importance of social interaction. Why do people need social interaction? Put simply, we are social animals and cannot survive without connections to others. No wonder the most horrifying and psychologically painful torture for prisoners is the complete deprivation of human interaction in solitary cells. Everyone knows about the so-called Mowgli kids who had no chance to communicate with their peers while growing up and were not able to learn any language at all. Continue reading