IAAPA is a business-oriented, social networking event series for modern pan-African professionals. IAAPA, which stands for I Am A Professional African, provides the opportunity for the career minded to create a professional identity, connect and engage with other professionals, and explore employment or business opportunities within the pan-African diaspora.
B2B Social Media Interactions in the GCC to Grow in 2013
According to a recently sanctioned survey by the UAE based multilingual social network, dudu.com, B2B interactions on Social Networking sites in the GCC are set to increase in 2013. An Increasing number of internet users are utilising Social Media to interact with and reach out to brands. Timely responses encourage users to seek out their favourite brands and engage in a conversation. The survey was conducted by YouGov, a leading market research agency in UAE. Alibek Issaev, Founder & Owner, Dudu.com said, “B2B interactions on Social Networking sites have a different approach than B2C and can be utilised to generate awareness, build thought leadership and strengthen the brand. Dudu.com conducted the survey to understand the behaviour of internet users in the GCC. As brands begin to explore the potential of their presence on Social Networking sites, the efforts to maintain a constant channel of communication are visible across the board. Communication is personalised, responses are immediate and content shared is tailor-made to suit their target audience.” Key Highlights of the research 35% of internet users in the GCC use social networking sites for business purposes of which KSA represents the highest at 43% 93% of users in GCC using social networking sites for business purposes find it effective and useful. Kuwait represents the highest in this category at 96% 16 % of users in the GCC use social networking sites to discuss products, services and brands. KSA and Bahrain represent 19% in this category individually 55% of users on social networking sites in GCC are bilingual, 20% trilingual and 9% quadrilingual Alibek added, “We are already witnessing the trend of businesses taking multilingual social networks such as dudu.com more seriously to grow their business and the findings from the survey have reiterated the confidence. By connecting pages to the translation system we are providing a very selective networking platform for businesses to interact with their niche target audience.” The translation service by dudu.com utilises a self-learning system whereby it observes, understands and corrects dialects with time. Presently, the service is available to businesses in English, Arabic and Russian and will soon be available to all registered users. The study was based on a sample of 2,632 respondents from the GCC, 32% of which were locals and 68% expats. The respondents to the survey are professionals at mainly supervisory and medium to senior managerial levels, and work in various fields including: Education and Academia 11%, Banking and finance 9%, Government and Civil service 6%, Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations 5%, IT 5%, Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals 5%. Other highlights from the Survey 62% of the users in the region use Social Networking sites to stay in touch with real life friends 39% use it for connecting with new people 32% for connecting with new people with different cultural backgrounds 30% use it to share videos and photo Read this article in Arabic: http://www.forbesmiddleeast.com/read.php?story=1892 Visit us on http://dudu.com
Facts About Your Favourite Social Media Sites
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What is Social Media Marketing Social Media Basics Explained
BusyGal BEES “Social Networking” Module from the Components of Business Success Course.
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Saudi Govt lifts ban on Social networking sites
Saudi Govt lifts ban on Social networking sites
CHINESE LANGUAGE: My Top Three Favorite Websites To Learn Chinese
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Email Marketing Software – pbSmart Connections by Pitney Bowes
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Positioning And Competitive Strategy Activity Inside SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR ENTREPRENEURS Part 0
SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR ENTREPRENEURS TUTORIAL The life of an Entrepreneur can be very hard at the beginning of the | | journey, especially if you don t have a budget for large promotions to | | get your brand out there and start selling. That’s why I’m here to help! | | | | I started my journey with Social Media working at digital campaigns for | | large brands in the movie industry. After that, I helped lots of | | entrepreneurs and start-up businesses establish an online presence and | | increase their sales. These two completely different experiences taught me | | how to use Social Media to turn any product into a BLOCKBUSTER. And | | that s what I m going to teach YOU with this course. | | | | At each lecture you will be one step closer to success; I will teach you | | how to complete your Social Media Strategy for your brand and will provide | | you with 3 fundamental, ready to use FREE templates: the templates for | | your editorial plan, your editorial calendar and your analytics report. | | You won’t find these materials ANYWHERE ELSE! | | | | We re also going to discuss an amazing case study. Not the boring, | | Academic examples about Apple, LEGO or Samsung, we ll see how one | | specific movie became superhero in Social Media and what entrepreneurs | | like you can learn from it so YOU can become a SUPERHERO in your industry | | too! | if you did’nt find other part please check playlist on my channel