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Michael Hahn's Blog

 

Over 13 years experience in designing and maintaining large web communities while building user growth and brand visibility for online organizations. Highly competitive, passionate, persuasive and articulate, able to achieve results.  I am experienced in viral & social media marketing, writing, content creation, community relations, community management, partnership building, online competition systems, web production and web  development.

*Featured in the Wall Street Journal
*Nominated to Top 500 Community Managers on Twitter via Little Bird Jan 2013

Demonstrated success record in:
Branding, managing and creating content, contests and events to build communities.
Building new sites with a consistent focus for branding.
Hosted, branded and facilitated large-scale contests/events for publishers to increase product sales, exposure, and retention.
Recruiting, managing & motivating staff to peak performance levels and setting standards.
Lead Generation -Use various forms of online marketing to generate leads and interaction to gain customers.
Social Media Engagement Professional by creating successful Twitter and Facebook pages of faux personalities in addition to my own for listening, broadcasting, and building relationships
Marketing Analytics – Using Google Analytics and other methods/metrics to determine measurements of successful campaigns and growth

My work in Social Media  has been on Mike and Mike in the Morning on ESPN Radio and ESPN  Read the story
http://mycmgr.com/how-i-became-a-twitter-celebrity-on-mike-and-mike/

Blogger, owner and community manager for mbhahn.com. These industry popular articles have been seen on SocialMediaToday, myCmgr.com and Gamasutra.com. Covering topics from Community Management, Social Media, Game Industry, and Best Practices on Twitter.

Please contact me for hiring opportunities.  I am looking for employment.

 

Visit my personal/professional site at www.mbhahn.com  It shows all my past work.

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Member Blogs

Social Media Community Managers have a duty to provide content of all types to its community members. The True Art of Providing Content in Social Media Community Management is being able to provide all the content in a seamless non tiring manner while dru


Posted by Michael Hahn on Tue, 31 Jan 2012 10:18:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Production, Console/PC, Serious, Social/Online
I recently saw that DICE, the makers of Battlefield 3 is trying to stop cheating in their game It made me think of my days fighting cheaters. I did a fine job spotting, catching, and banning cheaters from Clan Ladder. This article discusses my experiences


Posted by Michael Hahn on Tue, 13 Dec 2011 01:42:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online
The entire awards show overreached and was filled with Nickelodeon style Double Dare skits, lame stereotypical jokes, and tacky dialogue scripts. I have never been so appalled and saddened by the disgrace of what their writers and directors produced.


Posted by Michael Hahn on Tue, 06 Dec 2011 11:51:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online
The World of Warcraft is a huge universe with many cult reference and icons. Love or hate the game, it has a lot of fans and subscribers who contribute to the success. Chuck Norris's influence on World of Warcraft rivals no one. Here are my top 3 picks.


Posted by Michael Hahn on Fri, 18 Nov 2011 08:47:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Console/PC, Social/Online
I don’t know about you but I am getting excited as we get closer to Thanksgiving. Every year around this time, Steam shakes the internet with awesome specials on games from all different types of genres and publishers.


Posted by Michael Hahn on Thu, 17 Nov 2011 11:36:00 EST in Business/Marketing, Production, Console/PC, Social/Online
Over the past few years it is becoming common place for companies to offer their communities access to the beta test only by pre-order. I refuse to purchase any game early for that incentive.



Michael Hahn's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 01/02/2014 - 08:48]

Great Post ...

Great Post

Comment In: [News - 10/21/2013 - 03:20]

community management 101 dont do ...

community management 101 dont do anything controversial make you look bad in the press - I didnt see the video but they were better off thanking him for the video and saying his feedback is appreciated r n r nThis happens a lot on other mediums.

Comment In: [Blog - 06/15/2013 - 03:24]

thats not cheating, thats supply ...

thats not cheating, thats supply and demand, The utilizing the economy of a game for benefit. It could be griefing if the prices are too high

Comment In: [News - 04/08/2013 - 03:52]

i wonder what this means ...

i wonder what this means for other leagues, amateur and pro.

Comment In: [News - 04/03/2013 - 01:42]

Sad News, I remember my ...

Sad News, I remember my first internet multiplayer game. Jedi Knight Dark Forces 2. I did great things with that game, I created a tournament site, became popular and a fixture in the game industry. I learned how to build maps too for that game, I made over 50. r ...

Comment In: [Feature - 11/12/2012 - 04:15]

Great article Thx for sharing ...

Great article Thx for sharing