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3 groups of talkers who can boost your word of mouth

[Welcome back to our Word of Mouth Marketing Lessons newsletter. This is text from the great issue all of our email subscribers just received. Sign yourself up using this handy form.] In our last issue, we talked about the best places to start taking part in word of mouth conversations about your company. But once…

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How to find the best places to participate in word of mouth

[Welcome back to our Word of Mouth Marketing Lessons newsletter. This is text from the great issue all of our email subscribers just received. Sign yourself up using this handy form.] Taking part in conversations about your company is a core concept behind word of mouth marketing. The more you invest in being a part…

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How to start conversations by doing something unexpected

[Welcome back to our Word of Mouth Marketing Lessons newsletter. This is text from the great issue all of our email subscribers just received. Sign yourself up using this handy form.] Sometimes the simplest way to get people talking about your stuff is to do something they wouldn’t expect. This is about more than crazy…

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How Threadless, Home Depot, and AmEx get groups of fans talking

[Welcome back to our Word of Mouth Marketing Lessons newsletter. This is text from the great issue all of our email subscribers just received. Sign yourself up using this handy form.] Everyone loves being a part of a group. When people who share a common interest also share a common goal or excitement, the emotional…

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How to make your word of mouth topic repeatable

[Welcome back to our Word of Mouth Marketing Lessons newsletter. This is text from the great issue all of our email subscribers just received. Sign yourself up using this handy form.] You’ve got a great idea that’s exciting, unique, and worth talking about — so how do you make that idea shareable? Even great word…

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Video: How GE turns one-to-one conversations into bigger buzz

Often, the best way to create big conversations is to start with small ones. At General Electric, they found a way to have meaningful discussions about one of their key pillars — health — with a social network for sharing healthy goals. In the video below, their Social Media COE Leader, Jon Lombardo, explains why…

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How to listen for unexpected topics

[Welcome back to our Word of Mouth Marketing Lessons newsletter. This is text from the great issue all of our email subscribers just received. Sign yourself up using this handy form.] Some of your best word of mouth topics may not be the ones you planned for — and that’s OK. Organic word of mouth usually happens…

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5 ways to get started with word of mouth today

[Welcome back to our Word of Mouth Marketing Lessons newsletter. This is text from the great issue all of our email subscribers just received. Sign yourself up using this handy form.] Word of mouth is something you can be amazing at — and it’s something you can start today. You don’t need a big budget or…

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