It is all about interaction. Interaction online and interaction offline. This is what has brought me to Social Media: interaction online par excellence.
And if you have already visited my profile page, you might have noticed a special bond with “community management”. (Actually, I have been one of the first members of the Swiss Community Managers Association after attending its very first – yet informal – meeting almost two years ago.) A special bond – despite the fact that community management is not naturally associated with the strategical level. Theoretically.
In reality, interaction is crucial on every level.
A good strategy needs good community management to really work. This is why whatever “social media strategy” should not only be tailored to the company/market/cause at hand but also consider realistic execution, i.e. take into account internal organization, culture and resources. Continue reading