25 Mar

Facebook: One of Four Kingdoms that Will NEVER Die

Blog No Comments by Chelsey Laborde

At another PACKED monthly membership meeting, BRSocMe members learned, networked and laughed with Michael Climek, Manager of the LSU Public Policy Research Lab. Complete with candy bars and ridiculous humor, Michael shared with members social media fads and trends and why Facebook will never die. Michael stressed, “With 1.23 Billion active Facebook users, it’s here to […]

17 Jan

And the Winners Are… 2013 SoMe’s Were on the Edge

Events, Features No Comments by Chelsey Laborde

Edge Bar, that is…. Last night, we found out who Baton Rouge chose as the best campaigns in social media. Everyone began gathering at L’Auberge Baton Rouge, Edge Bar at 6 p.m. Cocktails and chatting – the atmosphere was really unique. At 6:45 p.m., I interrupted the networking frenzy by introducing our emcee for the […]

12 Jan

The SoMe’s – Join us at L’Auberge this Thursday

Events No Comments by Baton Rouge Social Media Association

Members and non-members alike should purchase tickets to the 2013 SoMe’s! This Thursday, January 16, we’ll all gather at L’Auberge to see who won in all six categories. You don’t want to miss this social event and the opportunity to meet the people behind all of the great social media campaigns happening in Baton Rouge. […]

06 Jan

The 2013 SoMe’s – Vote Now!

Events 3 Comments by Baton Rouge Social Media Association

The SoMe’s is Baton Rouge Social Media Association’s premiere recognition program – open to brands, individuals, organizations and agencies – to recognize the best campaigns and social media leaders of 2013. The SoMe’s honor the best in social media; recognizing the people and organizations producing real-time content across Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram and […]

18 Nov

November Membership Meeting – Black, White & Read All Over… How a Daily Newspaper Makes It In a Social Media World

Blog, Events, Featured No Comments by Adam Culpepper

November Membership Meeting – Black, White & Read All Over… How a Daily Newspaper Makes It In a Social Media World with Beth Colvin (The Advocate’s assistant features editor) Thursday, November 21st, at noon Louisiana Technology Park Beth Colvin is The Advocate’s assistant features editor, helping to manage the newspaper’s EatPlayLive and Red sections. She […]

13 Oct

October Membership Meeting – Scary Smart Ideas for Promoting Events Through Social Media

Blog, Events, Featured No Comments by Adam Culpepper

October Membership Meeting – Scary Smart Ideas for Promoting Events Through Social Media with Kelley Criscoe Stein, 10/31 Consortium Thursday, October 17th, at noon Louisiana Technology Park Kelley Criscoe Stein has been working in marketing, advertising and event planning in Baton Rouge for over 12 years. She began as a protege under Saundra Lane at […]

16 Sep

September Membership Meeting – The Good Ole Days: A Comparison of New Media vs. Old Media

Blog, Events, Featured No Comments by Adam Culpepper

September Membership Meeting – The Good Ole Days: A Comparison of New Media vs. Old Media Thursday, September 19th, at noon Louisiana Technology Park Join us as Stan Levy, Founder/President & CEO of FUSE discusses the evolution of media and the role of both “new” and “old” media today. What’s on the menu? Lunch will […]

14 Aug

August Membership Meeting – Social Media’s Role in Natural Disasters

Blog, Events, Featured No Comments by Adam Culpepper

July Membership Meeting – Your Social Media Toolkit Thursday, August 15, at noon Louisiana Technology Park Join us as a representative from the American Red Cross, a digital content director, and a local meteorologist discuss social media’s role during natural disasters and how it helps them communicate with the public. What’s on the menu? Lunch […]

16 Jul

July Membership Meeting – Your Social Media Toolkit

Blog, Events, Featured No Comments by Adam Culpepper

July Membership Meeting – Your Social Media Toolkit Thursday, July 18, at noon Louisiana Technology Park Are you using the right tools to manage your social media efforts? Learn how to use third-party publishing platforms, such as Hootsuite, Tweetdeck, etc., to save time and streamline your workflow. Baton Rouge area social media managers will join […]

17 Jun

June Membership Meeting – Hands-On Linkedin Profiles

Blog, Events, Featured No Comments by Adam Culpepper

June Membership Meeting – Hands-On Linkedin Profiles Thursday, June 20, at noon Louisiana Technology Park Does your LinkedIn profile need a boost? On this week’s meeting, we’ll set up a training lab and help each attendee go through a checklist of points for a great LinkedIn profile. They will be able to modify their profiles […]