We have learned a lot by livesteaming our montly event, including what gear makes the most sense to use. We have been hosting the monthly Social Media Breakfast of Houston for eight years. We are still learning every day about what equipment we need to best produce our live events. For instance, a few years ago we started to livestream on Google+, with all of the videos going straight to YouTube. When that was discontinued in late 2016, we switched to livesteaming from Facebook. Currently we read more...
Social Media Breakfast Houston
The Social Media Breakfast Houston is a grass-roots organization of professionals in the greater Houston area who meet monthly, on the second Friday at 8:30am, to discuss social media and its application to business. Currently we are meeting online. You can find more information about upcoming events on our Facebook Page.
Search our past events with keywords, we have probably answered your questions about social media. You can immediately jump to the parts of the videos that answer your questions.
From its first meeting in May 2009, where about 25 people attended, to its nearly 100 attendees today. It has grown as a truly collaborative community effort. It is part of a larger movement of similar social media breakfasts, which can now be found in 40 cities around the world.
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"Always, remember that behind the logo are humans." This quote captures how Social Media Breakfast speaker, Anh Nguyen, sees Social Media in B2B interactions. Anh, owner of Amplified Marketing, along with Kristina Halloran, Supervisor & Content Marketing Manager at Insperity shared their tips for personalizing a social media strategy to create consistent and effective Business-to-Business communications. Educate your target audience via social media. Kristina stressed that Insperity offers helpful information not just promotion. To be read more...
Why is it important for businesses to work with Influencers? Because the “best influencers are like your best friends.” Professional bloggers are experts in their field and they can really get the word out about a company providing their expertise so yours can shine. Traditional media doesn’t work the same as it did. Bloggers can impact business because they provide a deeper engagement with and influence over their audience. So how do you tap into this influence? Three experts representing different sides of the read more...
Social media is a great way to build a community around your brand. But how do you do it? And even if you do, how does it convert into money for both you and your business? Our speaker this month, John Sparks has successfully built and monetized a community of followers for his own business and has taught others how to do the same with theirs. During our conversation with John, we heard how he grew his Twitter account, organically, from less than 800 followers to almost 200,000 followers in just two years and how you can do the same. This month, our speaker, John Sparks gives you tips he has used in his social media strategy to build read more...
Everyone is talking about video in 2016, but the real question is: are you ready for the video revolution that has already begun to take over every social channel like a storm? In this summer's earning call, Facebook Founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, said, “If you go back ten years, most of how people communicated was through text. We’re entering into a period where that’s increasingly going to be video and we’re seeing huge growth there.” And the numbers have begun to show how video is taking over every aspect of social media, blogging, etc.. In November 2015, Facebook reported 8 billion daily video views (and in April 2015, the same read more...