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About Us

About Social Media Today: Social Media Today is an independent online media and events company for professionals in marketing, social business, communication, customer experience, content marketing and digital strategy, or any other discipline where a thorough understanding of social media is mission-critical.  The Social Shake-Up conferences are global events that bring together the world’s biggest brands and best thinkers to talk about the impact of social and global collaboration on today’s business. is published by Social Media Today LLC.

Our mission at Social Media Today is to create and to curate conversation around the world's most innovative business practices, so that we can make your work more relevant and meaningful.  Whether it's within our conferences, our virtual events, or our content, we find, recruit and commission the best thinking around what's both real and what's possible to change in today's revolutionary business climate.  Across our sites, our social channels and our meeting places, we aspire to be the connector as well as the home base for the change agents who are creating the enterprise future.

Our sister sites include TheEnergyCollective, one of the world's most authoritative community of bloggers for a global discussion about energy policy, SmartDataCollective, which brings together insights and best practices about big data and analytics, and SustainableCitiesCollective, a collection of bloggers who are passionate about the urban future.

What We Provide Our Contributors

For our contributors, we provide high rates of engagement with their content as well as a moderator team to answer questions and help to optimize content.  As a contributor on any of our sites, you will become part of an online community of experts who are equally passionate about their fields.

To become a contributor or to comment, sign up now. You can add an rss feed and contribute via your own blog, or you can blog directly on the site for greatest exposure to our audience of industry stars. Learn how to do both here. Our contributors have found that posting on Social Media Today results in a very rewarding return on their investment of time.  In analysing their conversions to business, they found that Social Media Today's posts were approximately 200 x better at converting to business than LinkedIn's.  You can read more here.

If you have questions about your content or wish to contact a moderator, please email us at [email protected].

What We Provide Our Clients

“Siemens has worked with Social Media Today on three different projects over the last few years and they’ve been a great partner.  Robin Carey and her SMT team have the unique ability to put together thriving online communities built around the most important topics facing our world today.  These communities have given us a platform to have a deeper relationship and understanding of our customers, partners and industry influencers.  It’s been a wonderful partnership and we would highly recommend them to other companies for their social media projects.”  Thomas Haas, CMO, Siemens

We work with leading business-to-business brands to craft content marketing campaigns that support brand awareness and lead generation, optimizing from our first-user data from our sites and amplifying on our social channels.  We create events, both live and virtual, which focus on collaboration, customer experience, content, community and all the business innovation enabled by social networks and tools. We host the annual Social Shake-Up conference, as well as, in 2015, the London Shake-Up and #NewWaytoWork events at SXSW.

SMT In The News

What we discovered was a very engaged community between both individuals and brands discussing best social media marketing practises. Below you can see a network map of the online conversation created with our Influencer Relationship Management software IRM. This map shows the number 1 brand Social Media Today at the centre and the conversations to and from all the influencers. Be sure to click on the map to enjoy the full size network diagram in greater detail.

Onalytica, Social Media Marketing, Top 100 Influencers and Brands, September 16, 2015.

Social Media Today CEO, Robin Fray Carey, interviewed in

The Social Shake-Up in TechTarget.

Social Media Today named one of the most popular sites for digital marketers on twitter.

Social Media Today named one of the best sites for small business.

Social Change Agents from Social Media Today survey shows that a social skill set enhances a professional career.

SmartDataCollective named one of the top 50 sites for data scientists.

Our Best Thinkers Webinar series has won a SNCR Excellence in New Communications Award. The prestigious awards program honors individuals and organizations that are pioneering the use of social media and Internet communications technologies (ICT).  To learn more about our webinars, and their audience, you can read Maggie Fox's post here.

In 2014, Sustainable Cities Collective, our site that collects the world's best thinkers on the urban future and issues of sustainability, won a Shorty Award. is published by Social Media Today LLC. Click here to learn more about our company and our other communities.