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105 Types of Content to Fill Up Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

That’s why we recently launched a new feature for our content marketing editorial calendar tool that helps marketers plan any type of content they could possibly want to publish. also like to mix up our content types to keep our editorial calendar fresh for our audience. What Types Of Content Will Help You Tell Your Story? This example is an email list building template.

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29+ Actionable Content Writing Tips [+Examples]

Writtent Blog

Here are 29+ actionable content writing tips to help you, along with examples, statistics, and quotes. 1. If you give them specific examples of what to do after reading your content, they’re less likely to go looking for more specific information on other sites. Example: Don’t just tell your readers about that easy-to-make vegan cake that you made. Use the Active Voice.

The 3 Types of Social Media Metrics That Matter to You

Simply Measured

Whether you’re an experienced social media marketer or just starting out, here is a framework to organize the metrics (which can also be applied to any digital channel from email to search), and examples of the metrics that would fall into each layer. For example, if a brand wants to increase reach, its social media team could just post more frequently. Business Metrics.

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Drive Sales and Increase Conversions With These Types of Content

Convince & Convert

Producing the following types of materials will raise your brand’s visibility and empower your sales team to close more deals: Bylined Articles. Once prospects have passed the discovery phase, they want to see objective examples of how your product or service will benefit them. Actively push content to the sales team.  Infographics. Whitepapers. Case Studies.

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Google Activates Their First New gTLD Domain Name

Bill Hartzer

Google has activated their first New gTLD domain name, which is nic.google. 302·Found Location:·[link] Cache-Control:·private Content-Type:·text/html;·charset=UTF-8 X-Content-Type-Options:·nosniff Date:·Mon,·24·Nov·2014·19:16:13·GMT Server:·sffe Content-Length:·228 X-XSS-Protection:·1;·mode=block Alternate-Protocol:·80:quic,p=0.02 HTTP/1.1·302·Found Connection:·close.

HOW TO: Activate Your Brand's Super Influencers

mashable.com

Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : The Future of Social Media Parenting [COMIC] November 12, 2010 Ben Straley View Comments HOW TO: Activate Your Brand’s Super Influencers email share email share Do you like this story? Once you find these influencers, the trick is activating them to share even more. Here are three tips to help you activate your top influencers. 1. iOS 4.2

One Activity You Should Do On Your Blog Every Day

ProBlogger

want to suggest a simple activity that I think can be almost as important as creating new content for your blog. usually am looking for a ‘tutorial’ rather than a ‘news’ or ‘review’ type post – because I find these posts don’t date as fast. 2. For example, 3 years ago I didn’t have any eBooks to sell, today on dPS we have 14.

How to Actively Use Facebook Post Insights to Improve Your Community Management

Mindjumpers

In Facebook Insights you can export an Excel post level data sheet with 7 tabs and almost 50 types of data on all the posts you have published in a given period. These are some examples of how to think when analysing the data. What type of content is it? Look at what post types (updates, photos, videos, links, questions) perform the best. Tweet. Photo views. Link clicks.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

wiki.beingpeterkim.com

For an additional 500, be sure to visit Master List 2.  And the third 500 has started on Master List 3. To learn how to contribute/edit, visit the Administration page. Wikis  Automotive  United States  David Bausola   Ford   Hurra Torpedo campaign   Presentation sharing  Automotive  United States  Philippe Deltenre   Ford   Where are the Joneses? adenin Facebook Page   Social networks  High Tech  United States  Meryl K. Evans   adenin TECHNOLOGIES Inc. Adenin Twitter   Microblogging / Microsharing  High Tech  United States  Meryl K. Whittemore   ePi Tech Inc.

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A Complete Guide to Facebook’s Q3 2016 Financial Results, Earnings Call

SocialTimes Facebook

billion monthly active users as of Sept. The third quarter marked a record quarter for adding daily active users year-over-year, as Facebook averaged 1.18 More than 80 percent of pages are active via mobile. He shared the example of Tide. Instagram has more than 500 million monthly actives and more than 300 million daily actives. billion. Ad revenue of $6.82

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The Four Primary Types of Social Media Strategy

Geoff Livingston

In my experience, the following four categories are the primary types of social media strategy that organizations use online: 1) Participation: This may be an individual (often called a social media or community manager) or in more sophisticated organizations, a team of people that are basically out ad about on the interwebs, having conversations with their communities of interest.

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A Complete Guide to Facebook’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

SocialTimes Facebook

billion daily active users as of June 30, up 17 percent from the second quarter of 2015. Monthly active users were up 15 percent year-over-year, reaching 1.71 There are now more than 60 million monthly active business pages on the social network. For example, to drive awareness for Sour Patch Kids Gum, Mondelez International  targeted teens with non-chocolate candy interests.

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A New Look at the Marketing Mix: Paid, Owned, Granted, Leased, Earned

Convince & Convert

We need new language and a new framework to describe marketers’ various channel activities to bring greater clarity to the marketing mix. Three characteristics describe the channel activities available to us today: Who creates the content. The rise of digital channels has created more paid media opportunities, while simultaneously degrading the impact of many types of advertising.

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Selfies and Beyond: What Americans Are Really Doing With Their Smartphones

The Realtime Report

The vast majority – 85% – rely on their smartphone for basic lifestyle activities, according to a survey of 1,000 U.S. Other smartphone activities commonly reported included hooking up (6%) and dating (4%). Even more interesting: the study found that the most popular smartphone activities vary by gender and geographic location. adults by security app Clean Master.

A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter reported 313 million monthly active users at the end of the second quarter of 2016, up from 310 million at the end of the first quarter  and up 3 percent year-over-year. Some of the content is exclusive–as an example, The Rally , which is a two-hour show Monday through Friday from 9 p.m. Mobile ad revenue represented 89 percent of total ad revenue. Product overview.

24 More of the Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

It’s now exceeded one billion users, and as noted below, 80% of all businesses maintain an active Facebook presence. Understanding the 6 Facebook Post Types by Practical eCommerce. ** 5 STARS. 10 Examples of Facebook Ads That Actually Work (And Why) by HubSpot. aging demographic may be cause for concern. Will Facebook lose ground to Google+? Is it becoming uncool?

Social Media Insecurity: What to do When Online Activity Affects.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social media is about helping one another and building real strong friendships, usually around a certain interest or activity. If my actively engaged social media colleague James posts a photo of his young son Harold on his Facebook page, James might expect comments by me and other peers who may not know the mother of that child. Have you ever encountered this type of issue?

Get Your Business Moving: 9 types of Mobile Marketing

Harp Interactive

It’s time to cut the cord and set your marketing-mix free to keep up with your active customers. Here are examples of other mobile devices: E-Readers: (Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble Nook, and Sony Reader) offer many opportunities to market to consumers on their mobile reading devices. Your customers are not confined to their homes or offices. Why should your marketing be?

Working with Social Media Data: Activity

Net-Savvy Executive

All of these treat social media as data, but social media generate at least three types of data : content, activity, and people. This time, let's talk about activity. What is activity data? Activity data is just what it sounds like: data about the behaviors of people as they use social media. There's little ambiguity in clicking on a Like button, for example.

Look at That, a Google+ Audience That is Largely Female

Adam Sherk

For example, take a look at the +1 Audience Report from the Google Webmaster Tools profile of a major fashion site. The main reason has been that many sites with a largely female audience have not had enough +1 activity to generate the audience characteristics reports, as seen in this example: This is still fairly common but it is slowly changing. Women’s Site. Food Site.

How to Calculate the ROI of Social Media Marketing [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Many of the activities driven by social media—newsletter signups, event attendance, hashtag use, report downloads—don’t have a direct dollar value. Those are then reviewed against those goals that you set, but the goals of social media campaigns often look very different than other types of business goals. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

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When It Comes to Facebook Posts, Size Matters

SocialTimes Facebook

In fact, on Facebook’s website, there is no mention of content length being a factor in how News Feed prioritizes posts: The three main types of signals used to estimate post relevance to each person are: Who posted it: The friends, family, news sources, businesses and public figures a person interacts with most are prioritized in their News Feed. Size matters image courtesy of Shutterstock.

How to Use Audiense to Analyze and Grow Your Twitter Presence

Razor Social

You can filter Twitter users based on their influence and activity, demographics, or even create your own custom filters. These type of campaigns need to be handled with care but they can be very useful to do. The best way to understand Audiense is to look at examples of specific tasks you may want to perform. 1. Do you want to grow your Twitter following significantly? Do

5 Ways that Social Media Impacts SEO

Adam Sherk

How does social media activity impact search engine optimization? For example: This extra visual information attracts user attention which leads to improved clickthrough rates and thus increased traffic from search engines. 2. Google’s “Search Plus Your World” puts the most weight on Google+ activity but other social signals are taken into consideration too.

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How to Promote Your Event With Social Media Marketing

Pamorama

Pre-Event Activities Identify your objectives: Define your event timeline and produce your marketing communication plan. It’s key to clearly identify the types of people you’re trying to reach. Updates: Identify key influencers and other people who will report on the day’s activities and provide them with content for their blogs. Check it out to learn more!

Don’t Make These 5 Fatal Social Media Marketing Mistakes in 2017

Simply Measured

Pizza Hut, for example, posts several pieces of content, and then monitors their audience’s conversations about each post. billion active monthly users, is the largest platform, and 72% of adult internet users in America use it. It’s okay to schedule your posts for specific times, but make sure you also set aside a couple of hours every day just to monitor the activity on your posts.

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Media Fragmentation: 3 Strategies For How Business Marketers Can Keep Up

The Realtime Report

For example, research shows that B2B decision makers today use an average of 10 different sources when making purchase decisions about complex, enterprise-wide technology solutions. Today:  B2B buying decision model is highly collaborative where corporate and management are active participants in needs determination and evaluation. Billion Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard.

8 Social Media Questions Publishers Should Be Asking Themselves

Adam Sherk

To provide a strategic overview and set a framework for the discussion I came up with a list of questions that summarizes the types of issues we frequently encounter in helping publishers with social media. It comes down to effective selection, placement and formatting of social buttons on all key templates, and customizing those elements for different types of content. AddThis).

Five Steps to Start Innovating

Unspoken

Here are a few examples of how to ignite your inner innovator. Take, for example, the ever-evolving field of communication. The fifteenth century Gutenberg press was based on ancient Chinese moveable type from years past and Gutenberg’s own metallurgy expertise. Studies suggest that when you snooze your brain is incredibly active. It’s no coincidence.

Local TV News Teams Having Fun with Pinterest

Adam Sherk

In preparing for the Pinterest portion I took a look at the pinning activity of local TV news teams. Many stations are not yet on it and among those that are activity and engagement is fairly low. There are some good examples out there however such as Fox 8 News in Cleveland, KARK 4 News in Little Rock, Seattle’s KING 5 and WHSV 3 in Harrisonburg, VA. Social Media

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8 Free Content Marketing eBooks

Pamorama

Content marketing  — the creation and sharing of content to promote a product or service — should be a primary focus of your marketing activities. 100 Content Marketing Examples (Content Marketing Institute). It also contains checklists, tips, and links to additional resources to help you turn these examples into action items for your content marketing plans. 2.

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Will SEO Exist in 2015?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

SEO used to be a self-standing marketing discipline, having a well defined, generally accepted set of activities and objectives. Today, SEO is much more intertwined with other marketing activities, making it difficult to know where SEO ends and where social media, for example, begins. This is a guest post by Brad Shorr. No more. Google’s SEO Mindset. Where To from Here?

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The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Is all that social media activity paying off? When you create a specific campaign, you’ll want to isolate activity based on this campaign and report on everything within the campaign. Link tracking – You can add additional parameters to your links so you can track activity on those links. We have shown an example of an alert where there is a break-out post.

cybersoc.com: 3 types of blog: closed, conduit and participant in the conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

activism. « links for 2007-02-26 | Main. | 5 reasons that there is value in providing the link » 3 types of blog: closed, conduit and participant in the conversation. reckon some of them might still be of the persuasion that blogs are simply "web based diaries" and want to do something that shows that, yes, many are, but there are other types of blogs too. Ive had a go at producing three different models or types of blogs that, I think, might be useful if one wanted to try to categorise all the blogs out there. See, for example, the Aitkens wedding blog.

Steve Rubel interviews Scott Monty on Ford's Social Media Strategy

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Steve Rubel interviews Scott Monty on Ford’s Social Media Strategy 01/02/2010 tags: social media strategy , Scott Monty , Ford , Steve Rubel by Gemma Went Scott Monty’s social media activity at Ford is often used as a good example of how businesses can use the tool. what a year!

3 Unusual Lessons We Learned by Studying Over 16 million Posts (And 100,000 Brands) on Social Media

Buffer Social

To learn more about how brands are tackling social media in 2016, and importantly, to discover what’s working, we decided to study what types of posts brands were sharing the most of on social media. It makes sense seeing as both social networks have the largest active audiences of the group according to this study. Which types of post are getting the most engagement.

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An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Let me introduce another example of successful use of YouTube advertising that combines these two experiences… Tipp-ex, leader on the European market of correcting products, has created a fun interactive YouTube campaign featuring a hunter and a bear, offering the viewers to choose what ending they want to see by changing the title of the video – thanks to Tipp-ex of course!

104 Fascinating Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014 (and 2015)

Webbiquity SMM

What type of content is most effective? 89% of 18-29 year-olds are active on social media, as are 43% of adults 65 and older. 48% of marketers curate noteworthy content from third-party sources weekly (this post is an example). 34% of Fortune 500 companies now maintain active blogs – the largest share since 2008. General Marketing Stats. 1. NewsCred ). 2. Forbes ).

The Basics of B2B Social Media Marketing Strategy

Webbiquity SMM

This may be a problem with measurement, or with setting the wrong objectives for social media marketing (it’s far more effective for customer service and driving traffic to top-of-the-funnel content than to direct purchase, for example). For example, there’s no need to be bound by Twitter’s 140-character limit on other networks. Image credit: BundlePost.

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21 Social Media Marketing Tips You Can’t Live Without

Sprout Social

Whether you’re just getting started or have been active on sites like Facebook and Twitter, but haven’t had much success, follow these 21 social media marketing tips to propel you to the next level: 1. Your social media plan should consist of mini-plans for each social media channel you expect to be active on. What type of content you plan to publish. Helpful.

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