How To: Follow & Share SMW13 This September
Social Media Week is a leading news platform and worldwide conference that curates and shares the best ideas and insights into social media and technology's impact on business, society, and culture.
This time next week, SMW13 will be in full force with our partners Nokia! With 8 cities officially participating and so many events happening online, we want to equip you to stay up to date with all things SMW13. From our mobile app to SMW Live and streaming events, we have your comprehensive guide to staying ahead of the curve!
Get the hashtags, tools, and all the info you need here:
Social Media Week Official Mobile App
We’re all on the go. Keeping up while maintaining the fast pace during SMW13 can be hard. And our Global Headline Sponsor Nokia wants to make it easier for you. All you need is our mobile app. What can you do?
- + Stream events live
- + View the official SMW13 schedule
- + Register for events
- + Catch the latest news on social media, thanks to our partners Meltwater
Plus, it’s available on all platforms! Download it now, and stay in step!
Social Media Week Live
SMW Live is for our community members near and far. Whether you’re in one of our September host cities, just not able to attend the session you wanted, or a supporter in another country, SMW Live keeps you involved in the action. We’ll be streaming more than 200 events over the course of SMW13 — and you’re able to join us wherever you are!
Just log in to your Social Media Week profile, head over to our schedule and click the camera icon to access each streamed event.
SMW Connected Hub
With over 900 events, there’s going to be a lot of conversation online. Our official Storytelling Partner, StoryStream is making that lot easier — on both the eyes and with access. Going live on Saturday, Storystream will aggregate all the online conversation from Twitter to Instagram, let you share it out, and respond to it. It’s your one-stop-conversation hub. And it’s available on our app, too.
Twitter & Hashtags
While we have some pretty amazing tools that we’ve collaborated with Nokia to bring you a great experience, that doesn’t mean you don’t need to know the basics. We’ll be using these global hashtags and handles.
Global: @SocialMediaWeek & #SMW13
Activities with Global Headline Sponsor at @Nokia at #SmarterEveryday
Berlin: @SMWBerlin & #SMWBerlin
Bogotá: @SMWBog & #SMWBog
Chicago: @SMWChicago & #SMWChicago
London: @SMWLdn & #SMWLdn
Los Angeles: @SMWLA & #SMWLA
Mumbai: @SMWMumbai & #SMWMumbai
São Paulo: @SMWSP & #SMWSP
Toronto: @SMWTo & #SMWTo
We also have a strong presence on Facebook, where you can see images and short updates from SMW13. Follow us here:
Invite & Tell
Social Media Week continues to grow – thanks to you our community. As we approach, we want you to have the tools to tell YOUR friends more about what SMW is and why you’re so excited. Invite them on Facebook or Google+. Then, check out our latest video and help us spread the word by sharing it with your networks.
SMW13 In Images
We want to see SMW13 through your eyes. Share your Instagram (or whatever mobile photo app is your preference!) photos with us and the world. We’ll be keeping track of them by looking for #SMW13, and sharing our favorites. You can also see the latest shared on our special SMW13 in Images Page.
Twitter & Facebook
Give us your thoughts on your favorite events, what speakers are saying, and what you learned. Share it all. But make sure to use the hashtags from above and tag us on Facebook. We’ll be displaying your tweets on RealTime and picking, highlighting top stories on Facebook, and then featuring our favorite stories from the week from both platforms!
We look forward to hearing from you this SMW13.
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