Out With the Old: Rethink Your Content Marketing Strategy
MAY 10, 2016
Content marketing has been the lynchpin of many successful marketing strategies for the better part of a decade. Andrea Jones explains why you need to embrace current marketing trends as you rethink your current content marketing strategy. The post Out With the Old: Rethink Your Content Marketing Strategy appeared first on Spin Sucks.
Content Marketing Strategy? Think Like A Reporter
APRIL 12, 2016
However, companies with a documented content marketing strategy are three times as likely to say their efforts are “very” or “extremely” effective as those without one. So—creating a content marketing strategy is vital. These same six questions can provide the basis for formulating your content marketing strategy. The Reporter’s Questions.
How to Integrate Overall Business Goals into Your Facebook Strategy
MAY 16, 2012
As brands invest increasing budgets on social media and Facebook in particular, the demand for a solid correlation between overall business goals and a Facebook strategy with KPIs corresponding to business goals increases as well. will then show two examples of how brands and NGOs can use Blanchard’s thoughts and framework to structure their Facebook setup. Tweet.
Why You Need a Business Strategy, Not a Social Strategy
Convince & Convert
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
Your business strategy should come first; your social media strategy should follow. In this scenario, social strategy is where things start and social goals are where they end. The business strategy and its goals should drive of all social efforts. If you’re a lifestyle brand, it’s probably going to be more Pinterest, Facebook, or Instagram. Make It Count.
Eleven Ways Facebook Page Timelines Change Your Content Strategy
MARCH 20, 2012
The new Facebook page timeline layout changes the way your organization needs to think about content. Previously, a Facebook Page content strategy was primarily focused on two things: Custom Tabs – The the content strategy for custom tabs (landing tabs) focused on engaging visitors with a clear call to action in mind. Share your Facebook Page.
How to a Create a Smart Facebook Strategy on a Budget
AUGUST 15, 2016
As a real estate agent or broker, Facebook is still the number one place to get in front of your current and past clients as well as new and potential clients. And, having a Facebook Business Page is still one of the best ways to market yourself and generate new business. This is why it’s ideal if some or all of the posts on your Facebook Page link back to your site or your blog.
The Truth About Social Media Strategy
Convince & Convert
DECEMBER 22, 2015
The biggest problem with organic social media for business is that the majority of companies are trying to employ a social media strategy that hinges on making social media do something it’s not well-suited to do: create new customers from thin air. “My favorite part of social media is that companies are doing it,” said noone, ever. The truth about Social Media Strategy.
6 Science-Backed Strategies to Get More Followers on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and More
JUNE 12, 2016
Follower count is often considered one of the vainest of vanity metrics. I can relate. I’ve had my fair share of ego tied to that golden number on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn—one day I’ll point out my follower growth to a friend and the next I’ll feel all insecure about the number not being big enough. Quantity can’t be forgotten. Use hashtags.
Facebook Strategies: Content Over Creative
OCTOBER 29, 2010
Tweet Are you focusing your Facebook investment in the right place? As Jay notes, this means that a lot of effort which is expended on customizing fan pages on Facebook is, frankly, wasted. So, your job #1 as a steward of your brand’s Facebook page is to draw people to your page and maximize your conversion rate of visits to “likes. Interesting, right?
10 Facebook Video Strategies to Help Boost Engagement
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
Why should I use Facebook video? Does video on Facebook add any value to my business? And here’s why… According to a study by Social Bakers , Facebook videos are shared 157% as often as YouTube videos. That is why in this post we are going to take a look at 10 creative ways you can use Facebook video to boost your overall engagement and leads. Your Turn.
Six essential shifts in social media strategy
JUNE 8, 2012
Gone are the days when the GMOOT (Get Me One Of Those) approach will get you anywhere – simply having a Twitter account, or a Facebook Page, isn’t enough. Six Essential Shifts in Social Media Strategy. My presentation focused on six essential shifts that I see in how many businesses approach social media strategy. Of View more presentations from Dave Fleet.
12 Essential Elements of a Social Media Marketing Strategy
OCTOBER 18, 2014
Are Facebook and Twitter their platforms of choice? Make sure to tailor strategies that are unique to each of your social media channels. Get everyone on board with your strategy. Take 30-60 minutes to schedule tweets, Facebook posts, LinkedIn posts, Pinterest pins, and other social media content. What works on Facebook will fall flat on Twitter, and vice versa.
7 Smart Ways to Start Using Facebook Live for Your Business
Convince & Convert
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
Facebook Live's video streams engage your audience in ways pre-recorded content can't match. Here's how to add it to your social strategy. Social Media Strategy facebook live facebook strategy live streaming live video social media strategy
20 Statistics That Will Drive 2014 Marketing Strategies [Infographic]
NOVEMBER 23, 2013
No longer a luxury, it will become a must-have in 2014 marketing strategies. Content: Nearly 50% of companies now have content marketing strategies. Events: 67% of B2B content marketers consider event marketing the most effective strategy. 52% of marketers have found a customer via Facebook in this year. What to expect. Trends in the marketing mix.
Why Social Networks Need to Be Part of Your Holiday Sales Strategy
Ignite Social Media
NOVEMBER 11, 2016
The post Why Social Networks Need to Be Part of Your Holiday Sales Strategy appeared first on Ignite Social Media - The original social media agency. We’re just two weeks away from the biggest shopping push of the year. Convenient, GlobalWebIndex just released some fascinating stats around product research on social platforms. That’s a large leap from the 28% back in 2015.
Monday Roundup: Classic Measurement Strategy
AUGUST 3, 2015
some things do get better with time. A lot has been (and continues to be) said about measurement, but when you’re in the market for measurement strategy, it’s always smart to revisit some classics. Here’s What are some of your tried and true classic measurement strategies? Monday Roundup: Classic Measurement Strategy is a post from: Shonali Burke Consulting, Inc.
Anand Chandrasekaran to Lead Global Strategies, Partnerships for Facebook Messenger
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
A big name in the tech scene in India has joined Facebook to lead global strategies and partnerships for its Messenger application. Anand Chandrasekaran , most recently chief product officer at Snapdeal , announced his move to Facebook in a post on the social network, as reported by Manish Singh of Mashable. We embarked on one two-and-a-half years ago, and it has been nothing short of incredible. I am super excited to share that building on the learning and experiences, I am joining Facebook to work on Facebook Messenger platform.
Comic: Social Media Strategy From A Book
JUNE 26, 2012
Developing a social media strategy isn’t easy, especially with so many channels out there…it sometimes feels like social media overload ! But ignoring social media outright definitely isn’t a good strategy. Your customers might already be engaged in conversations about your brand on sites like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Pinterest. Cheers! –Sean.
Social Media Strategy Template
DECEMBER 9, 2014
Download the PDF of the Social Media Strategy Template here. 83 percent have a Twitter account and 80 percent are on Facebook – a ten percent increase since 2013. However, only 38 percent of companies say they have a defined social media strategy. Develop a content strategy with an editorial calendar. link]. Map the brand’s social graph. Listen to relevant conversations.
Using Facebook Hashtags for Your #FacebookMarketing
AUGUST 9, 2013
When Facebook introduced its Twitter-like hashtag (#) feature in June, marketers began to buzz about the potential boosting effects that this new Facebook trend can bring to brands and businesses. Hashtags are gaining momentum on Facebook. Since Facebook hashtags are still in their infancy, setting a trend and getting your name out now is important. workingfromhome?
4 Strategies for Improving Social Engagement
Convince & Convert
DECEMBER 31, 2015
For example, a technical question on Quora can be answered directly from within the tool by your product manager, while a promotion-related query on Facebook can be tackled by your marketing manager simultaneously. While Facebook is getting all the negative publicity for low (or no) exposure, the problem is especially compounded when it comes to Twitter. Learn How Fans See Your Brand.
The Importance of Content Marketing When Building SEO Strategies [Infographic]
NOVEMBER 27, 2012
Earlier this month, Mai wrote an article about why you should put content marketing at the heart of your brand strategy , in which she gives a summary of the importance of content marketing for your brand. Similar Posts: Put Content Marketing at the Heart of Your Brand Strategy. Content Marketing Infographic SEO Social Media content marketing seo strategy
5 Smart Marketing Strategies for Niche Businesses
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 6, 2016
When it comes to niche products and services, you will need customized marketing strategies. 1. Promoting businesses on social media such as Facebook and Twitter is huge these days. This could mean dismissing more popular methods such as Facebook ads. Today’s strategies are no longer reliant on rules. Image via BigStockPhoto.com. User-Generated Content. Repeat customers.
Time to Rethink Your Blog Strategy? Writing Epic, Incredible Blog Posts
OCTOBER 18, 2016
While this strategy may work for some, it is going to be short lived. It’s also not surprising this recommended strategy came from someone who has been known across the industry to borrow and even steal content from others. Take a listen to episode 225 of the Social Zoom Factor podcast to learn the following: 10 tips and strategies to create epic blog posts for business.
5-Step Strategy To Improve Your Facebook Engagement & Growth
Convince & Convert
MARCH 12, 2014
Thanks to numerous Facebook changes recently, many businesses are thinking about dropping Facebook entirely. Before you do, it pays to take a fresh, close look at your Facebook strategy. Read the whole entry. » facebook Engagement is in the toilet, and the page just isn’t growing. Figure Out Who Your End Buyer Is. When a business doesn’t.
5 Strategies for Boosting Engagement on Instagram
Convince & Convert
APRIL 26, 2016
straight-forward chronological order will be replaced with Facebook-like algorithm that takes into account many social signals, including engagement and past likes to predict “relevancy” of posts. The next step in crafting your Instagram strategy is to think about the value your content provides. This strategy has definitely worked for the publication. When Who are they?
Seven Frequently Asked Questions on Social PR Strategy
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
When I teach workshops, there are certain stumbling blocks to smart social PR strategy that come up frequently. Here are the seven most frequently asked questions in my social PR strategy workshops, and how I typically answer them. 1. It doesn’t matter if you’re using Twitter, or LinkedIn, or Facebook, or. That’s where you have to really blueprint your social PR strategy.
7 Strategies for Monitoring Your Competitors
Convince & Convert
DECEMBER 10, 2015
There are various ways to do this, the easiest and cheapest of which is to set up Facebook and Twitter lists. Digital Marketing competition competitor analysis competitor monitoring keyword analysis marketing strategy social listening social media monitoringWant to be recognized for your outstanding content? Then it’s crucial you continually monitor the competition.
Facebook Creative Hub Opens Its Doors
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
The Facebook Creative Hub that the social network announced at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in June is now available to “the entire global advertising and marketing community.”. Facebook said in a Facebook for Business post that it has been testing Facebook Creative Hub with more than 30 agencies since announcing it at Cannes Lions.
Overhaul Your Social Media Marketing Strategy with These Basic Approaches
OCTOBER 9, 2014
Your social media strategy will need to evolve with the times and cannot be the result or some replica of a common and worn out approach. As you begin to tweak your strategy for tackling the current landscape, here are 4 key things you must consider for running effective campaigns. Content Strategy Featured Image source. Diversifying Your Presence & Content. Image source.
5 Reasons Why Facebook Tabs Are Still Useful
Saying It Social
MARCH 2, 2015
Check out these 5 ways for your company to effectively continue use of Facebook Tabs in 2015. The post 5 Reasons Why Facebook Tabs Are Still Useful appeared first on. Facebook Strategy Social Media facebook marketing ShortStack ShortStack Apps social media social media marketing Social network
How to Use a $5 Twitter Ad to Redefine Your Facebook Strategy
AUGUST 23, 2015
But on Twitter, $5 can buy you something a lot more valuable — a data mine that you can use to redefine your entire digital strategy. Here is our “$5 Twitter Ad Three-Step Method” to optimize your brand’s Facebook advertising strategy. Here is how you can use a $5 Twitter ad to redefine your Facebook advertising strategy… Click To Tweet.
Put Content Marketing at the Heart of Your Brand Strategy
NOVEMBER 15, 2012
In fact, 90% of marketers think content marketing will become more important over the next year, according to a report from Econsultancy & Outbrain, yet only 38 % have a content marketing strategy in place. One of the most important things to draw from the report, in my opinion, is that a good content marketing strategy takes into account both low and high-investment content.
The Ultimate Guide to Social PR Strategy: A Blueprint for Success
APRIL 2, 2016
No Twitter, no Facebook, no YouTube, no Blab, no Snapchat… none of it. Getting Your Social PR Strategy Off the Ground. But if they’re not mapped out as part of an overall strategy – one that makes perfect sense based on, and follows logically from, your business objectives – then pretty soon your program is going to start crumbling worse than a House of Cards.
Why Your Social Media Strategy is Essential to Your Marketing Strategy
Ignite Social Media
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
As a follow-up to the webinar here are 4 reasons why your social media strategy should be a part of your integrated marketing strategy. 1. Facebook in particular is getting smarter by the day – as scary as it may sound – the targeting options on Facebook are out of this world and appear endless. We’ve seen clients hold steady at a cumulative $.05 Test and Learn.
13 Advanced Link Building Strategies You (Probably) Haven’t Used
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Just like you can learn from articles which received thousands of Pins on Pinterest or Likes on Facebook, you can also learn from the success of others in attracting comments and apply that to your own endeavours. I’m going to dive right into this first tactic and use Copyblogger.com as my example site to work with. But what if it was? What does correspond to links? How does that help?”
The Importance of Brand Recommendations in Your Marketing Strategy
SEPTEMBER 1, 2013
Their results show that 46% percent of their respondents were influenced by their Facebook friends liking pages — tied with positive brand reviews and just 1% behind YouTube video reviews. Related Articles Create “Perfect” Posts on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+ [Infographic] 10 Tips for Better Facebook Status Updates [Infographic] 60+ Content Curation Tools.
Facebook Rewards Longer Content: Here’s What We Found
AUGUST 18, 2015
About a month ago, Corina Manea wrote here about the hubbub surrounding marketers leaving Facebook. Her post, titled Are You Sure You Want to Leave Facebook? , was in response to a conversation we’d been having on Slack about how to achieve better reach and engagement organically. Both articles talk about how Facebook now rewards you when people stay on your page longer.
7 Top Personal Branding Goals To Develop Your Social Brand Strategy
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Long before Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and even blogs, people have been buying from people. Have you thought about your personal branding strategy? It’s what they say about you when you leave the room, what they think about you after they watch your Periscope or Facebook Live video. How to decrease the sales cycle with personal branding strategies.
The Dos and Don’ts of a Social Media Automation Strategy
DECEMBER 9, 2015
In a survey of 900 social media users , 19 percent of the respondents said they would unfollow a brand on Facebook if it posted too often. This was the second largest reason why people would unfollow a Facebook page, the first one being that it posted repetitive/boring content. The tool lets you schedule multiple posts for your Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter accounts simultaneously.