5 Social Media & Digital Marketing “Must Haves” for 2016 – Part II
MARCH 27, 2016
Twitter : Considering the high-volume, fast-paced nature of Twitter, it attracts a younger demographic. 88% of Twitter users are on mobile. By distributing YouTube videos on other popular media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, and Reddit, your business exposure can instantly increase exponentially. Being on Social Media is a Must. Consumers Are Visual. Incorporating Images & Videos are a Must. Consumers Are Mobile. Having a Responsive Website is a Must. Consumers Are Hard To Reach. Paying for Exposure is a Must. Consumers Are Searching.
5 Social Media & Digital Marketing “Must Haves” for 2016
FEBRUARY 28, 2016
Considering that in 2015, nearly 52% of users spent a majority of their time using mobile apps like Facebook, Twitter , and social media based as well as business based apps, these numbers will only increase in 2016. With so many social media and digital marketing options now available, it can be overwhelming to know what you should be doing first. Consumers Are Social. Consumers Are Visual.
Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet
JULY 14, 2013
Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: . Replies show up in your Twitter Home feed and the Twitter feed of the person to whom you are responding to.
Does My Business Need to be on Twitter?
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
As previously discussed in my post “Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?” , I am following up with an more in-depth look at Twitter and why your business should make use of this social media channel. There are about 1 billion registered Twitter users, with 241 million monthly active users. The average Twitter user has 208 followers. Build credibility.
What Social Media Means For Your Business in 2014/2015
OCTOBER 22, 2014
Follow me on Twitter , Facebook , Linkedin , Google+ , and Pinterest. SOCIAL MEDIA is no longer a novelty , but a strong marketing tool for small and medium business owners. Businesses have definitely realized and experienced the power and importance of social media. Check this out: And this is certainly going to increase as smartphones and tables are becoming more widely used.
Best Tips for Successful Social Media and Digital Marketing in 2014
JANUARY 10, 2014
To make headway on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, you can no longer rely on organic growth alone , it’s too slow. Every time you write a blog post, you’re creating content that people can share on social networks — Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook, Pinterest — which helps expose your business to a new audience. No more separate silos. They Personal and Human. Litmus ). Google+.
Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?
OCTOBER 4, 2013
Twitter. Twitter is full of people with things to say, and you can listen! This Twitter is meant not so much for friends and family but for people you actually want to communicate with. Twitter has proved its worth in recent years as a platform for breaking news. Note that LinkedIn is more serious in nature compared to Facebook and Twitter. Stick with it.
How to Produce Social Media Content for Your Business
NOVEMBER 29, 2014
Just break down your blog into many different mini posts for Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin or other social media profiles. Twitter is 140 characters. Twitter: 5-7. Pinterest You also know that social media is a hungry content machine! It should answer the following questions: - What type of content do I need to post and promote. The Secret: BLOGGING! Viola! Article Links. Videos.
How to Measure Social Media Success for Your Small Business
JUNE 20, 2014
Twitter Stats show a number of stats, including the mentions, follows, and unfollows, along with stats for each individual Tweet. You can measure a particular channel, like Facebook or Twitter. My clients frequently have customers tell them “I love your posts on Facebook” or “I came here because I follow you on Twitter”. Here are the top ones: 1. Email Collection. 6. Referrals.
Social Media Updates: Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter. Be Ready!
APRIL 30, 2014
Just in case you missed it…Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter recently announced important new updates that are taking effect right now. . Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign. Over the next few weeks, when you log into your Twitter account and see your profile page has been replaced with the new page design, you will know you have been upgraded!
3 Super Quick Twitter Tips for Your Business
JULY 14, 2014
Here are three super quick Twitter tips to get you better traction when using Twitter for your business so you will start seeing great results! 1. Twitter views your tweet as conversational and only shows up on your stream, the stream of whoever you tweeted at, and those followers you both have in common. MAXIMIZE YOUR TWITTER BIO. Make sure your Twitter bio (i.e.
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. If you are already using hashtags in your Twitter, Google+, Instagram, LinkedIn or Pinterest posts, it’s easy to migrate and use the same hashtags on Facebook. You can use them anywhere.
Improve Your Marketing With Hashtags
AUGUST 21, 2015
What began on Twitter has now spread to Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Google search, and almost everywhere in between. The Hashtag… …is used on the most popular social networks: Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Vine and Pinterest. …is the most popular means of categorizing content on social media. The proliferation of hashtags is truly incredible. RiteTag. Tagboard.
Top Marketing Trends for 2013
JUNE 4, 2013
You need to leverage this with a strong presence on major social channels like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Google+ for real-time communication and service with your customers. As we reach the half way mark for 2013, I wanted to bring you updates on the top marketing trends this year, and what you should be incorporating into your marketing mix to give your marketing a boost.
Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign
APRIL 11, 2014
Yes, now Twitter started rolling out its new profile redesign on Tuesday April 8th. Note: New Twitter users will get this new profile when creating an account and are walked through the account account process, so it’s actually a great way to practice using the new layout. Here are the changes and details you need to know to make your new Twitter Page dazzling: 1.
Is it Time to Re-Think Your Social Media?
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
Is your Twitter following increasing every day? Marketing Social Media for Business Social Media Marketing Tips Facebook integrated marketing Linkedin marketing for small business marketing strategy social media Twitter YouTube It’s time to check in: How is your social media marketing doing across the channels that your business is active in? Are you getting comments on your blog?
8 Marketing Trends to Implement in Your 2012 Marketing Plan
JANUARY 19, 2012
With your subscribers having access to their own circle of influence on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+, they are becoming your evangelists to spread your content across social networks even more seamlessly. At ANY FREE MOMENT, we can shop on line, post on Facebook or Twitter, send an SMS, share pictures or videos. What a year was 2011 for social media and marketing! Be real.
Video Marketing For Your Business
OCTOBER 18, 2015
Twitter 30-second videos and Promoted Video ads. This year has been called “The Year of Video Marketing” as businesses find new ways to reach customers. Videos stand out on social media, giving customers a quick overview of a product without overwhelming them with text. In less than thirty seconds, a customer can get the information he needs about a business through a short, personal video. Why the explosion of video content? It’s the progress of mobile technology and the ease with which people can shoot footage on their phones and then upload it to the Internet is incredible. Vimeo.
Social Media for Your Business: Quality Over Quantity
AUGUST 7, 2014
On Twitter and other social media channels, these “bought” followers will not give your business any added value or boost. These three actions create stories on Facebook, Twitter and other channels, and create opportunities for your posts to get greater reach. We all want to see our followers on social media skyrocket in numbers. Relax. Take a deep breath. You This is KEY.
Social Media News & Updates: September
OCTOBER 1, 2014
SlideShare Introduces Animated GIF Feature : Make your slides a little more lively with ”GifDeck”, this new tool converts your S lideShare into an animated GIF , and you can embed the GIF in an email, blog post or post it to Twitter. Pages will be able to create ads for desktop and mobile News Feed to boost awareness of events and drive responses. Pretty cool and useful!
4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
Hashtags: It used to be that #hashtags were used almost exclusively on Twitter. It’s probably the most common problem faced by bloggers and social media users. What am I going to say? What can I post that is topical, interesting and valuable? The problem usually starts before you begin publishing content online. But that’s like hopping into a car and expecting to drive forever.
What Grandma Can Teach You About Social Media Marketing
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
Even though your grandma might not be savvy on the newest Facebook and Twitter trends, she can still teach you a lot about social media marketing. Another example: Don’t send an automated response to new followers on Twitter. My grandma taught us to behave well, to be kind, and to address our peers as well as our superiors with respect. It makes a huge difference. Be accurate.
A Mobile Website is Key for Business in 2015
FEBRUARY 15, 2015
Follow Nick on Twitter @NickARojas ). Mobile usage is at an all-time high ! In In 2014, US adults spent 23.0% more time with mobile on an average day than in 2013. This is only going to increase in 2015. Now more than ever individuals use their smartphones to watch videos, shop, and consume information. Check this out: 11 Stats Why You Should Care About Mobile Web Performance !
Social Media Updates January
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
Twitter. Twitter Introduces Conversational Ads : Now it’s easier than ever to enhance your brand influence and extend the presence for your business in Twitter. The first month of 2016 is behind us and we’re already in February! There have been some important social media updates in January. Facebook. Read more detailed information from Social Media Examiner. Snapchat.
Social Media Updates: March
APRIL 7, 2016
Twitter has toyed with a formula to surface the most relevant tweets first — and it has allowed the service to sell prime timeline real estate to advertisers. March saw a few relevant new social media updates that will help you to be more effective, resourceful and efficient in your social media marketing for your business. Here we go…. Facebook. Pinterest. Keyword targeting. Instagram.
Social Media Updates: May
JUNE 4, 2016
All the updates you need to know about for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Linkedin to grow your business and keep ahead of the curve! Twitter. Twitter Removes URLs and Photos from 14-Character Count: Finally! Great news for marketers looking for better ways to express themselves on Twitter. Test your custom images in a variety of sizes in Twitter. Facebook.
6 Ways to Measure Social Media
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
Marketing Social Media Marketing Facebook integrated marketing marketing for small business marketing strategy measuring social media social media social media measurement social media ROI tracking social media TwitterMeasuring social media effectiveness can seem daunting. It is less clear-cut and more complex than other more traditional marketing channels. Read the full blog here.
22 Simple Tips to Grow Your Email List Organically
JUNE 22, 2012
While social media marketing like Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, and LinkedIn are getting tons of interest, email is still KING. Email is used far more than Facebook and Twitter combined. Twitter: 140 million tweets per day. These names have more weight than a Facebook “like” or a Twitter follower, they are the most qualified, targeted leads that you are going to get!
4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
Hashtags: It used to be that #hashtags were used almost exclusively on Twitter. It’s probably the most common problem faced by business owners who use social media and blogging for their business: What am I going to say? What can I post that is topical, interesting and valuable? Stoked with enthusiasm and lots of great ideas, they start blogging, posting and tweeting away.
Social Media Updates: September
OCTOBER 9, 2015
Twitter. Twitter Removes Share Counts and Redesigns Its Buttons : Twitter has redesigned Tweet and Follow buttons and is dropping the share count – the displayed number of times a tweet has been shared – sometime in October. With Canva you can produce fabulous image-rich content for your social media profiles in minutes: Facebook and Twitter timeline covers.
Social Media Updates: July
AUGUST 9, 2015
Twitter. New Twitter Ads Companion : Manage Twitter ads on the go with the new Twitter Ads Companion mobile tool. Twitter Removes Background Wallpaper From User Home Pages : Twitter recently made background images from Home and Notifications timelines available only to logged-in users to present a cleaner, more unified look to new users. Linkedin. YouTube.
Make Your Online Content Sharable! Best Plugins & Widgets (Free)
JUNE 13, 2011
Sharing Content Social Media Marketing Tips Blogging Facebook Facebook sharing marketing for small business share buttons social media Social Media Management Tools Social Media Sharing Plugins Social Media Sharing Widgets Social Share Buttons TwitterFor an SMB, creating good, valuable content takes a lot of sweat, right? know. So making this content SHARABLE is a must! I am surprised to find how many of my clients (and many companies) OVERLOOK this or just simply don’t think about this small basic concept when creating content! Its social media marketing.
Outsourcing Social Media Management
MARCH 4, 2013
Definitely worthwhile subscribing to Right Mix Marketing blog , and following him on Facebook and Twitter ! This is a permission-based re-post of latest blog from colleague Tom Treanor , Founder and President of Right Mix Marketing Inc., whom I have long respected for his sound and pragmatic social media and marketing advice and expertise. Thank You, Tom. coming from you). Joe the employee.
How to Get More People to Read Your Tweets and Get More Retweets!
NOVEMBER 2, 2011
Twitter has been growing tremendously. In 2010, Twitter had 75 million user accounts. Twitter says it expects to add 26 million active users by the end of the. Social Media Marketing Tips Twitter Getting ReTweets hashtags marketing for small business more retweets Retweets social media Twitter directories twitter marketing twitter networking twitter tips WefollowIn 2011 (and the year is not over yet), there are 100 million active user accounts, with 50 million active users and 230 million tweets every day.
My Best (Free) Tools to Manage Your Day-to-Day Social Media Marketing
JUNE 2, 2011
Social Media Management Tools Social Media Marketing Tips Facebook Google Alerts Google Analytics Hootsuite Social Media Management Social Media Monitoring SocialMention TweetStats TwentyFeet Twitter WefollowThere are a ton of tools out there – free and paid – to manage your daily social media activity. have picked out the primary tools that I use on a daily bases, for myself and my clients, that I think will be the most useful to share with you, the SMB owner.
Social Media Content Calendar is Key for Consistent Posting
NOVEMBER 30, 2011
Facebook Marketing Social Media Marketing Tips Twitter content calendar template Facebook content Facebook insights social media social media content social media content calendar social media content plan social media content strategy Social Media Management Social Media Monitoring social media strategy Twitter contentThis is a guest post by Samia Zaky, who is in the social media daily trenches as a corporate Social Media Marketing Manager. We always.
5 Tips for Creating Quality Social Media Content
MAY 14, 2013
Every time your content is liked on Facebook, tweeted on Twitter, +1′ed on Google+ or shared on LinkedIn, it gets a stamp of approval—boosting its reach along with your website traffic, lead generation and search engine optimization. There is no denying the importance of social media. It is undoubtedly a powerful marketing channel. This should be among your top marketing objectives.