Category Archives: Social Media

Social Media and You – Presentation at ProductCamp Boston

ProductCamp Boston

The Impact of Social Media on Product Management and Product Marketing

Abstract, downloadable presentation PDF, session discussion notes, and many additional resources.

As a follow-up to the presentation at ProductCamp, following are a session abstract, presentation slides, and numerous additional resources.  If you have any questions, please leave a comment below and I’ll be sure to respond.  Even if you were unable to attend the event, this session should be of interest whether you’re in product management, product marketing or of course, solution marketing.

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Twitter and Customer Innovation

Solutions solve customer problems.  And so it stands to reason that those customers or software users probably know a thing or two about their problems.  They might even have a few novel ideas about how to solve their problems.  And they need you, the solution provider, to build complete solutions that combine the ideas and best practices of customers and users, along with your company’s innovative software and services.

Solution Innovation - The Solution Marketing Blog

It's about the customer

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Breaking Blogger’s Block

By: Steve Robins

Your solution marketing strategy should include “information,” the process of informing, educating and engaging with your customers, prospects, and key influencers.    In many cases, social media, such as blogs, will form a key component of the “Information” element.  But how do you get started?  What should you write on?  And how can you break “Blogger’s Block?”   Continue reading

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Which Content Should I Create?

Quick Post:

Content is a critical part of any solution marketing campaign. And content is your critical feed into the social media engine. The question is, which content makes sense when?

Check out the following post from Savvy B2B Marketing. You’ll see twenty different content formats and their uses – a great resource.

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PodCamp Boston Redux

By: Steve Robins

Solution marketing continues to evolve with the rapid growth of social media.  As a solution marketer, expect to create more and more social content and to participate in more and more social media activities, communities and dialogs. And you need to be prepared.  That’s why this blog contains several posts on social media. Last weekend, I had the opportunity to see and discuss the latest social media trends and strategies at PodCamp Boston. Continue reading

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