#SMTLive Schedule


January 18, 2017
Geofencing enables enhanced, active consumer targeting, which can significantly boost your marketing efforts.
The Power of Geofencing and How to Add it to Your Marketing [Infographic] | Social Media Today
August 13, 2015
OmniArt / Shutterstock.com According to Rob Price of Business Insider and Allison Pohle of Boston.com , Harvard student Aran Khanna had secured a highly prized summer internship with Facebook a few months ago when he released an app he'd created called Marauder's Map . This app would go viral, lead...
August 14, 2014
What apps are on the brink of tomorrow and what will mater the day after? We go into the details of the latest trends of social media apps. What are the trends among social media apps? They help us live a better life but not without a price. From the location tracking to shopping to staying fit — we talk about it all.
July 11, 2014
"Dear Socially Stephanie: I am the owner/designer of a fashion company based in LA. We're hosting a warehouse sale to liquidate some of our older merchandise. Do you have any ideas on how we can get the word out locally to attract as large a crowd as possible?"
June 30, 2014
Since the introduction of the Google Hummingbird Algorithm, Google has combined Google Places with Google+ Local and rebranded it as “Google My Business.” This change from Google shows that they understand the importance for businesses with a high street store or office to be found online.
June 13, 2014
Nearby Friends is just one more way that Facebook can gather and monetize your private information. Some may be ok with this Faustian bargain, but if you are concerned about keeping your private information actually private, Nearby Friends is an app that you will want to avoid.
June 06, 2014
Collecting data from GPS is usually bound to adhere to the privacy law in many countries. You can embark in a more productive and legal means of GPS and location data collection process by obtaining the consent of your customers. How to make them opt in to your offer?
May 31, 2014
The new development in the world of smartphone applications is something called “contextual apps.” Contextual apps are mobile apps that can figure out where we are or what we are looking at and then present us with all kinds of information about that spot.
May 07, 2014
Amongst the various debates around social media’s effectiveness as a business tool, one aspect that is almost undisputable is the value of social listening. After many years working in media monitoring - where clients pay a premium to track as many mentions as they can - it’s surprising to me that with so much of this data now freely available, more businesses are not listening in.
May 03, 2014
As the demand for integrating social media intelligence into the ecosystem of companies grows, across almost all verticals, human data has become the new currency. Enterprise command centers have already proven this and remain popular. Additionally, we’re also seeing an increase in a proliferation of NLP dashboards and leaderboards.