Monthly Archives: December 2012

Key factors to Influence sharing – The Psychology of Sharing

The Psychology of Sharing, how can you influence through sharing?

1. Appeal to consumers’motivation to connect with each other —not just with your brand
2. Trust is the cost of entry for getting shared
3. Keep it simple… and it will get shared… and it won’t get muddled
4. Appeal to their sense of humor
5. Embrace a sense of urgency

Getting your content shared is just the beginning, E-mail is still number one.

You can find the the New York Times Insights Research below

http://nytmarketing.whsites.net/mediakit/pos/

From the Archive – Inspired by Iceland Case Study

Found this as I was going through my slides, this is from a session I did at SES New York called “Search, PR and the Social Butterfly ”.

Problem: Iceland is hit by a Volcano that halts most flight traffic and threatens tourism at a critical moment.
Solution: A multilingual multichannel strategy was created focusing on Google Universal. YouTube/Vimeo Videos were created, Facebook Fan and Like Pages and ad campaigns based on selected demographics, on top of that Twitter bursts and blog posts. The strategy among other was to attach Iceland to high profile brands and names such as John Lennon, Lonely Planet, CNN and general search phrases like music festival, travel destination and so on. Targeted phrases had close to ten million monthly searches. Read more »

Some great Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference quotes and links

“Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference: An Extraordinary Experience“
Rand Fiskin – SEOMoz

„I loved the atmosphere, mood and networking at RIMC“
Massimo Burgio – Global Interactive

“Iceland is so beautiful and so different from anything else I have seen and experienced”
Mikkel DeMib – DeMib.com

“RIMC is one of those smaller conferences where you actually get to talk to most people and mingle more closely with the other speakers.”
Mikkel DeMib – DeMib.com

„Just WOW… Reykjavik Internet Marketing Conference #RIMC12“
Peter Handley – Director of SEO at theMediaFlow