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Resources from Leveraging Social Media to Make Your Webinars a Success

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We posted this blog a couple of months ago, but during today's webinar with the American Marketing Association, we heard many of the same questions. Hopefully, these resources are helpful. We know that we've forgotten some of your favorites; please share them!

The expert speakers on Leveraging Social Media to Make Your Webinars a Success were Melanie Turek, principal analyst from Frost and Sullivan; Mike McKinnon, lead generation manager for ReadyTalk; and Elaine Ellis, social media and marketing manager for Trada.

Elaine, Mike and Alli mentioned lots of great tools for leverage social media before, during and after an event. Here’s a list of the tools mentioned:

For registering hashtags:
Twapperkeeper (http://twapperkeeper.com)
Twubs (http://twubs.com/)

For analytics:
Google Analytics (http://www.google.com/analytics/)
AddThis (http://www.addthis.com/)

For finding conversations:
Del.icio.us (http://delicious.com/)
Stumble Upon (http://www.stumbleupon.com)
Google Blogs Search (http://blogsearch.google.com)
Twitter Search (http://search.twitter.com)
Favstar (http://favstar.fm/)

For monitoring Twitter:
TweetDeck (http://www.tweetdeck.com/)
HootSuite (http://hootsuite.com/)

For monitoring conversations across social media:
Radian6 (http://www.radian6.com/)
Jive (http://www.jivesoftware.com/solutions/market-engagement)
Alterian (http://socialmedia.alterian.com/)
BackType (http://www.backtype.com/) – In Beta
Spot Influence (http://www.spotinfluence.com/) - In Beta

Are there tools we missed or other social media best practices? Share in the comments below or tweet about it with the hashtag #smFullCircle.


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