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Three Productivity Tools that Will Change Your Life in 2017

Spin Sucks

On the third day of Christmas, Spin Sucks gave to you, three productivity tools that will change your life in 2017. Gini Dietrich describes her must-haves, but also encourages you to stop by and add your two cents. The post Three Productivity Tools that Will Change Your Life in 2017 appeared first on Spin Sucks.

When It Comes to Facebook Posts, Size Matters

SocialTimes Facebook

A proven tenet of online publishing, it’s been shown time and time again that long-form content drives more value than short-form content. Search-engine-optimization results are better. Conversion rates can be better, as can social engagement rates. Post type: Whether it’s photos, videos or links, News Feed prioritizes the types of posts that a person interacts with most frequently.

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Sprout Social Named One of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work

Sprout Social

We are excited to share that Sprout Social has been named one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in 2017, an honor based entirely on our employees’ reviews of the company. The Glassdoor Best Places to Work list is released annually as part of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Awards, and it is unique in that winners are determined based on feedback their employees have voluntarily and anonymously shared in Glassdoor reviews. This year, we are proud to be recognized among United States-based companies with fewer than 1,000 employees. Anonymous Employee, Sprout Social. love this company.”.

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Users Can Now Tweet Emoji to Google to Receive Local Search Results in Replies

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter users can now tweet emoji to Google’s official Twitter account to receive local search results in replies. For instance, a user can tweet a flower emoji to @Google, and the account will reply with a link to view nearby flower shops in Google’s search results. Users will need to have location services enabled for Twitter in order for the service to work. We speak emoji. Let’s talk. KnowNearby pic.twitter.com/HjIMs3KPKe. Google (@Google) December 6, 2016. As reported by CNET , the Google account supports “about 200” different emoji. Some

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The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

Digital Is Going Dark: Only Early Adopters Will Thrive in 2017

Simply Measured

“Imagine a world…”. In creative fields, this is a branding exercise we regularly do with our clients, customers, and colleagues. Imagine a world where that problem didn’t exist…. Imagine a world where you could do this thing…. It may sound like the trailer for a bad action movie, but it can be a powerful exercise when developing a narrative. The opposite is also a powerful tool.

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7 Practical Tips for Social Media Success in 2017

Jenn's Trend

It’s the time of year when everyone starts making their predictions for 2017. In social media, we read list up on list of what will be new and what will die next year. Social Media digital marketing online marketing social media social media management social media strategy social media success social media trends

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How to Monetise Your Influence Type: Micro-influencers

ProBlogger

Welcome to the next post in our series on monetising your influence type. Last time we looked at Platform-Specific Superstars – a small percentage of all influencers. This time we’re going to take a look at the other end of the spectrum. Most of us fit into the category of “micro-influencer”, and it can be an exciting place to be! Who are Micro-influencers? Monetise by Working with Brands.

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2016 @BrandQuarterly 50 Marketing Thought Leaders Over 50

Blue Focus Marketing

2016 @BrandQuarterly 50 Marketing Thought Leaders Over 50 Maybe life really does begin at 50 In their latest issue, Brand Quarterly honored the top “50 Marketing Thought Leaders Over 50.” And while we like to think we’re ageless over here at Blue Focus Marketing, both Mark Burgess and I were nevertheless honored to be recognized […]. Branding Marketing Social Media Marketing

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A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

How to Measure Instagram Stories ROI

agora pulse

Instagram Stories is all about building powerful, long lasting relationships with your followers by showing them your human side. It’s a way to connect away from the picture perfect regular feed and add a dash of whimsy and personality that disappears after 24 hours. Now that you are using  Instagram Stories for your business , it’s time to get serious and start measuring that ROI.

Creating a Communal Narrative: A Case for Skipping the Press Release

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Rebekah Iliff. While there are still some valid reasons for creating and pushing out a press release over the newswire, it’s far less necessary now than it used to be. Good reason: Press releases allow you to consolidate messaging and can act as true north throughout a PR campaign. This is especially useful for larger companies that require cross-functional input and approvals.

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Social Media For Photographers: Be Seen On Social Media

Devumi

The growth of social media has drastically impacted the importance of good photographers. With it, photographers are now able to offer their trade to a larger audience. It has also made doing business with that audience a lot quicker and better. However, social media also brings in a lot of challenges for photographers just entering […].

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