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Posts Tagged ‘#MoveChat’

#movechat moved

By • Mar 6th, 2012 • Category: #MoveChat, *RELOCATION NEWS UPDATES*, Social Media Marketing

Whoops, forgot to mention, #movechat moved! Instead of meeting on Tuesdays, the regulars decided the stars in the twitterverse lined up better for everyone to chat at 2:00 pm EST on Thursdays instead. What are Twitter Chats? Twitter chats are scheduled online conversations held inside a virtual community meeting room where everyone uses their newly […]

Mover Ratings: The importance of WOM

By • Oct 25th, 2011 • Category: Social Media Marketing, TECHNOLOGY

How do national van lines measure up under the scrutiny of social media? In the early 1960s, a world renowned Canadian educator, philosopher, and well respected media scholar wrote that the “visual, individualistic print culture” would soon be brought to an end by what he called "electronic interdependence". Marshall McLuhan predicted the World Wide Web […]

How the moving and storage industry is using social media

By • Oct 20th, 2011 • Category: #MoveChat, Social Media Marketing, TECHNOLOGY

During a recent #movechat, the question was raised about how well members of the full service moving and storage industry have adapted to the effective use of social media to engage their community audience.  At the time it seemed safe to surmise that it's not many.  That observation, quite simply, was based just on the […]

Twitter’s “Bad blog about you” emails

By • Oct 17th, 2011 • Category: COMMENTARY

Regardless of whether you're an occasional, part-time user of Twitter or a die-hard social 'tweet' aficionado, you may have noticed that your account was been phished/hacked a lot during the last couple of weeks. Last week I suddenly started receiving scores of direct message from Twitter followers that included an embedded link regarding a “bad […]

#movechat : A Twitter Conversation

By • Jun 1st, 2011 • Category: #MoveChat, Consumer Help, Social Media Marketing

A weekly community chat about moving and storage related topics If you're a Boomer, you might wonder what's the fuss the media is making about Twitter. I mean c'mon! How much useful information can be exchanged 140 truncated characters at a time? Twitter chat is a guided conversation where users interested in a particular topic […]

Summary of the first #MoveChat on Twitter

By • Oct 13th, 2010 • Category: #MoveChat, *RELOCATION NEWS UPDATES*

On Tuesday, October 12th, a small group of industry insiders from all over the globe participated in the first ever #MoveChat on Twitter. Jenn Pedde from Alliance Relocation Services and Itamar Kestenbaum of Moishe's Moving moderated the unique community discussion where the topic was “How to Handle Stress During a Move”.  Having never been involved […]