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Social media news: Top 5 feat. LinkedIn’s Top Voices

Sherrilynne Starkie

The top five must-know social media news stories of the week feature a Google’s new app for small businesses, LinkedIn’s Top Voices list, Facebook welcoming in French regulators, Pinterest’s UX improvements and Instagram’s new time tracking feature.

Facebook Announces New Training Tools to Help Boost Digital Literacy

Social Media Today

Facebook has released some new tools to help teach digital literacy to business owners and job seekers

The Dos and Don’ts of Going Live on Social

Ignite Social Media

The “live” feature can be a very helpful tool for brands to utilize. Social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram offer the option to go live. This can be used to promote events, give an inside look, run a live sweepstakes or show your community what is happening in-the-moment.

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Living With Resilience – a Webinar

Janet Fouts

Stress is part of our modern lives, every single day. Some days just getting out of bed can be a real challenge. Living our lives with resilience can seem pretty far away.

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Social Media Automation 101

A beginner's guide to social media automation tools and getting automation right.

We Analyzed 15,000 Instagram Stories from 200 of the World’s Top Brands (New Stories Research)

Buffer Social

An incredible 400 million people around the world use Instagram Stories on a daily basis (with that number rapidly growing by the minute).

Instagram infographic: Using Stories for business

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s a great Instagram infographic! Since 2016, Instagram Stories have been a defining feature of the platform in engaging its 300 million daily users. With this feature users capture, modify and post related images and video content in a slideshow format.

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2019 Social Media Trends to Watch

Ignite Social Media

2019 Social Media Trends to Watch. A few months ago, we shared relevant trends for the back half of 2018. Now, as the year wraps up, it’s a good time for social media marketers to re-evaluate their social media strategy with fresh eyes.

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Top 10 Thanksgiving Social Media Posts

Unmetric

Thanksgiving is not just about delicious turkey. It’s about family, friends and being part of something bigger. Here is the list of top performing social media brand content around Thanksgiving.

Google is Millennial Kids’ New Nanny

The Realtime Report

Google is Millennial Kids’ New Nanny. By Allison O’Keefe Wright . With two in three moms with a kid under the age of six in the workforce, this “takes a village” concept applies.

Top five: holiday retail trends to the fore

Sherrilynne Starkie

This week’s top five social media must-know news stories feature important retail trends for the run up to the holidays. Google My Business, Snapchat, blended retail, Facebook and Google Assistant all feature. Google My Business rolls out new feature.

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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.

Marketing to Millennials: What You Need to Know About This Prized Market Segment

Social Media Today

Brands are keen to connect with Millennials, and for good reason. Here are some insights on how to do it

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How to Use Social Media to Launch Your Online Business

Socialmedia.biz

Social media is a great way to create buzz around a new product or business idea. When you want to launch the best online business possible, you need to incorporate social media into the mix. There are a variety of platforms that you’ll need to use, too, including: Facebook. Twitter. LinkedIn.

123 | Once Upon A Baby

Taylor Marek

You read that right, this one is all about the baby!!! ??. Show Notes: Latest In Tech News (My daily tech news show). Become a Patron! Get In Touch With The Show! Message me on Facebook | Tweet me on Twitter | Send me an email. Outro Music Credit: Epic Song by BoxCat Games.

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Should I Be Using Social Media Chatbots?

agora pulse

Did you know that you can order a pizza from Dominoes on Facebook Messenger, without ever leaving the app? And that on Twitter, you can follow accounts that are run entirely by chatbots which can learn and respond to you?

Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

How To Upgrade Your Retirement

The Realtime Report

How To Upgrade Your Retirement. Retirement is an exciting moment in life many rightfully deserve after decades of working hard. But as exciting as not going to a 9-to-5 is, retirees still have some worries lingering after they launch into their retirement.

40 Facts About How Color Psychology Can Boost Your Website Conversions [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Have you considered the colors you use in your marketing efforts, and the impact they can have on user behavior

Social Entrepreneurs: 5 Consumer Brands that Started on Social

Meltwater

It’s now taken for granted that some businesses are so entwined with a social channel experience that you can’t imagine them functioning without social media. We call them social entrepreneurs.Consider… Read More >>>. PR & Comms Product Development Social Media

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Audiense

Hey there!???? W e are delighted to let you know that you are now able to request additional segments and hide ones you’d rather not see within our Audience Intelligence report

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

How Instagram Helps Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit to Serve Over 250,000 Customers Per Year

Buffer Social

Snap, filter, post, then eat. If you’re a millennial, Instagramming your meals is probably a guilty pleasure, and an occasional part of your mealtime routine. An incredible 69 percent of millennials take a photo (or a video) of their food before eating.

The Types of Social Media Consultants Your Brand Needs

Ignite Social Media

With over 68% of brand-side marketers having or planning to have internal resources dedicated to social media, the need for social media consultants is rising. Whether you are managing social media for a brand as a one-man-show or have a more robust internal team of resources – we’ve seen a tangible and measurable benefit to consulting with brands on their social media execution and strategy.

New Report Highlights Key Instagram Stories Tips, Based on Analysis of 15k Stories

Social Media Today

Social analytics company Delmondo has teamed up with Buffer to put together the biggest report on Instagram Stories performance to date

3 Recipe Sites’ Social Strategies

Meltwater

Sometimes, it can seem like the internet was made specifically for food content.Aspirational, yet obtainable, recipe-focused content showcases beautiful, delicious food and it’s ingredients. Not sure what to cook tonight?… … Read More >>>. PR & Comms

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8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

How To Leverage Facebook Groups To Grow Your Business

The Social Media Hat

Wouldn't it be nice to have a community of fans that loved your brand and engaged with you on Facebook? Bella Vasta tells us how to do it using Facebook Groups

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Your Go-To Small Business Marketing Guide for 2019 (New Tips and Ideas)

Buffer Social

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, an incredible two-thirds of small business owners and entrepreneurs (66%) are personally responsible for three or more areas of their business, including marketing.

Ultimate Guide to Instagram Shopping

Later

Every month, 90 million fingers tap on an Instagram shopping post to learn more about products. For brands and businesses, using Instagram shopping posts is a great way to showcase your products and use your Instagram feed to drive more purchases.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Addresses Possibility of an Edit Function at Event in India

Social Media Today

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has once again raised hopes that an edit tweets function might be possible in the near future

How Beauty Brands Are Going Beyond the Instagram Feed

Likeable

Instagram is increasingly becoming the place to be for brands. In the beauty space especially, brands of all sizes have embraced the platform as an effective tool for creatively demonstrating their products and building close connections with consumers.

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How Customers Engage With Social Media Video: 8 Things You Need to Know

Socially Sorted

Want to peek into the mind of your ideal customer and find out how they engage with social media video? How they are interacting with brands via video? How are they purchasing? Take a seat, because in this post we break down exactly how customers are watching social media video. // Read More.

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Why Personalization is the Next Big Opportunity in Social Media Marketing

Buffer Social

Social media marketers are always looking to uncover the “next big thing”, and as we head into 2019 personalized social media engagement is becoming the latest must-have strategy for businesses of all sizes.

10 Black Friday Marketing Tips for Instagram

Later

With Thanksgiving weekend just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start thinking about your Black Friday marketing on Instagram.

Facebook Releases New Report into Travel Booking Trends Online [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Facebook has released a new report into evolving travel discovery habits, with notes on how travel marketers can maximize their opportunities

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This Is Marketing: You Can't Be Seen Until You Learn to See

WebInKnow

Seth Godin’s new book releases today. I received an early copy and read it in two sittings. Yes, I am a Seth Godin fan having read all his books and every blog post he’s written since about 2004.