Spredfast and American Marketing Association Team Up to Present Best Practices in Social Media Marketing

Austin, TX  May 25, 2011 -- Spredfast, provider of the first enterprise-class social media management system, today announced it will present a live webcast, "The Social Media Pocket Guide: 6 Ways Marketers Should Use Social Media with the Proven Tactics to Achieve Success," at Noon CT on Wednesday, June 1, 2011. The webcast will be presented in partnership with the American Marketing Association (AMA) and feature best practices for developing and implementing an effective social media marketing program. What attendees will learn: In just a short time, social media has become a ubiquitous mainstay in the lives of consumers. As a result, having social media as a tool in the marketing arsenal is no longer a nice to have, it's a must have. Presenters Jim Rudden, Spredfast CMO, and Jordan Viator, director of social media at Spredfast, will discuss the six main objectives every company should consider to have at the core of its social strategy, as well as highlight real-world examples and proven tactics needed to achieve each objective. Key topics to be discussed include:

    The six most important objectives each marketer should consider when developing a social media marketing initiative
    How social media ties into to existing organizational goals
    Proven tactics to use with each social media objective that can each marketer can start implementing today

When: Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at Noon CT Where: To register to attend, please click here Stay up to date on real-time social media marketing news from Spredfast at http://twitter.com/spredfast. Also stay connected with Spredfast on Facebook, SlideShare and the company's blog. About Spredfast: Based in Austin, Texas, Spredfast is an enterprise-class social media management and social CRM system that allows organizations to manage, monitor, and measure their social media messages, and the effectiveness of each piece of content, across multiple social media channels. Spredfast allows its clients to extend their branded content and engage with its audience from a single administration interface to the blogosphere and the major social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Flickr. Some of the enterprise adopters on board with Spredfast include AOL, Nokia, AARP, Bayer, Convio, HomeAway, Porter Novelli and Spring Creek Group.   Media Contact: Brittany Edwards pr@spredfast.com

About Spredfast

Spredfast gives marketers the solutions needed to manage their brand and connect with consumers in an increasingly social world. The Spredfast social marketing platform sifts through millions of pieces of social content per minute, so brands can participate in individual conversations or amplify relevant content across any digital screen. By empowering customers to engage in real-time, backed by comprehensive data, Spredfast creates more meaningful interactions between brands and consumers. Spredfast customers manage over one billion social connections across 84 countries and have the power to process 650 million pieces of social content per day in multiple languages. Over 600 customers, including all five major broadcast networks and fifty percent of Interbrand’s 2013 World’s Best Brands have partnered with Spredfast to create first-class social experiences.

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