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How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Major Social Network

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest tips and tricks to grow your following on every social media network. It also includes the latest podcast episode from The Science of Social Media! .

How to Build Thought Leadership with LinkedIn

Peg Fitzpatrick

Learning how to build thought leadership with Linkedin isn’t just for people who are looking for a new job. Thought leadership is a tricky phrase. In this instance, I’m using it to discuss building your professional reputation in a certain area of expertise.

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Sweet Association Social Media & Marketing Jobs – June 21

SocialFish

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. .

6 Social Media Marketing Aspects to Remember If You Want Success

Stay N' Alive

The top two rewards that come from effective social media use are increased exposure and traffic (to your website), as cited in the 2017 Social Media Marketing Industry Report.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

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7 TweetDeck Alternatives You Should Start Thinking About

agora pulse

There is some very real talk about Twitter offering a paid subscription to power users which would be contained within TweetDeck. Its mobile app is already gone and there’s a very real possibility that the desktop version of TweetDeck could be removed or upgraded to paid only.

The #GetSocialSmart Show Episode 025: Do You Take a Photo or a Video?

Katie Lance

How do you know when something is post worthy or video worthy? Have you ever thought about that? You’re at an event, you’re with a client, you’re thinking about posting to Facebook, and you’re like, “Should I take a photo or should I take a video?”

5 Steps to More Creative and Effective Social Media Campaigns

Convince & Convert

Are you experiencing a creative drought? Or are you bursting with creative ideas for your social media campaigns, but stumped about ways to validate these ideas?

How Social Media Can Extinguish (or Ignite) Your PR Crisis

Meltwater

Whether your company is killing it on social or getting by with a minimal presence,… Read More.

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.

[Webinar Highlights] How to Make Full-Funnel Impact with Social Media

Simply Measured

Today we hosted a webinar with Socedo : How to Make Full-Funnel Impact with Social Media. This webinar focused on the ability of social media to touch the entire sales funnel—as long as you are strategic about social intent data and guiding customers through appropriately.

Use Photos from Social Media to Combat Abandoned Shopping Carts

Pixlee

Marketing and e-commerce professionals project almost visceral reactions when talking about shopping cart abandonment. They are aware that it’s a big problem yet at the same time a lucrative opportunity.

How to Get Your LinkedIn Articles Read by More People

agora pulse

If you have started to use LinkedIn Publishing , you may be wondering how to get your articles read by more people. More views with your LinkedIn articles means that you have the ability to build more credibility and recognition, make new connections, and get additional proposal requests and clients.

Facebook Group Updates: Insights, Scheduled Posts and More

Jon Loomer

Facebook is rolling out new features for Group admins that will aid in the management of members and content. As I type this, I don’t yet have most of these features. TechCrunch wrote a terrific recap of these updates , and the images below come from that article.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

The Mobile Marketing Studio: 26 Apps to Help You Create Epic Social Media Content on Your Smartphone

Buffer Social

What does it take to create incredible social media content? Knowing you have to create new content for multiple social media channels every day can feel a little daunting, especially when you consider the range of disciplines you need to rock at in order to be successful.

What Social Marketers Can Learn from David Ogilvy

Simply Measured

Remember when there wasn’t social media and people instead did…wait, what did they do? Even those of us who once ran across the ice fields hunting mammoths for dinner have trouble imagining a world without social media.

5 Tips to Keep Your Sales Prospects from Suddenly Going Dark

Social Selling Masters

In sales, it is important to remember not to count your chickens before your eggs hatch. Or, in other words, don’t forget that a sale isn’t final until it’s actually finalized.

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PR Crisis Comms in Action: Top 7 Social Media Fires of 2017 (So Far)

Meltwater

In a year where an average Joe has the gall to mansplain the Bible to… Read More.

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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.

Focus on Strategic Content, Relationships and Technology, Not Social Media

Razor Social

Quite often I give presentations to groups of entrepreneurs who think that social media is all about building up followers and fans. You hire a social media intern to share some updates, you get some fans and followers, and that somehow generates business for you. It doesn’t work that way.

25 Days, 25 Expert Social Media Growth Strategies [New Email Course for Marketers]

Buffer Social

What’s working for you social media these days? One of our goals at Buffer is to always be iterating and experimenting with what we do on social media and in marketing.

3 Facebook Search Tips You Might Not Know About

agora pulse

Can Facebook search really help you reach your social media marketing goals? Unlike Twitter , Facebook doesn’t have a separate advanced search function. All we’ve got is the “Search Facebook” bar in the top left hand corner. It wasn’t always like this.

7 Key Design Elements for a Mobile Landing Page that Converts

ProBlogger

This is a guest contribution from Shane Barker. If you’ve been blogging for awhile, you’re probably familiar with landing pages, and may have even used a few of them for different campaigns. Whether you’re trying to drive people to sign up for your mailing list, or to purchase a product/service you’re promoting, landing pages can help you achieve your conversion goals. But is your landing page optimized for mobile users? Is it able to drive enough conversions on mobile?

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

[ACADEMY WEEK] One-Year Anniversary of the #GetSocialSmart Academy

Katie Lance

It’s our one-year anniversary of the #GetSocialSmart Academy ! It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since we launched our online membership site.

Want to Increase Blog Traffic? Some Fab Tips for Success

Peg Fitzpatrick

I am going to share the biggest and best secret about blogging and how to increase your traffic. Are you listening? Lean in really close and I will whisper it to you: create great content. That’s the big secret!

Tips to Improve YouTube Marketing Strategy

Social Media Marketing

There are a lot of tips to improve Youtube Marketing strategy but getting started with YouTube marketing can be difficult if you don't know where to start. Many brands are missing out on the marketing benefits YouTube has to offer.

The Ultimate List of Snapchat Best Practices

agora pulse

Snapchat feels different than other social media marketing platforms. As a marketer, I avoided it for as long as possible: why would I possibly want to spend time and money creating content that would only disappear in 24 hours and was difficult to track?

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Pixlee Helps Marketers Drive Sales from Email Marketing with User-Generated Content

Pixlee

Pixlee Helps Marketers Use Real Customer Photos and Videos to Improve Email Engagement and Sales Through Integration with Oracle Marketing Cloud. SAN FRANCISCO , June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Pixlee , a leader in visual marketing software and Silver level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that it has launched a user-generated content integration available on the Oracle Cloud Marketplace, as a partner of the Oracle Marketing AppCloud.

New on Hootsuite: Visual Content Discovery and Creation App is LIVE

The Social Media Hat

With PromoRepublic app integration, Hootsuite users can now find and create visual posts and share them to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ or Instagram with ease

How to Choose Which Online Tools to Use for Your Marketing Campaign

Simply Measured

There are literally hundreds, if not thousands, of online marketing tools available to help you plan, manage, execute, and measure the effectiveness of your digital marketing campaign. Conversations to Conversions: How to Measure Anything on Social Using Simply Measured Download. All of them claim to be the best, and many of them claim to be the “only tool you need” to succeed, but that can’t possibly be the case.

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How to Build Thought Leadership with LinkedIn

Peg Fitzpatrick

Learning how to build thought leadership with Linkedin isn’t just for people who are looking for a new job. Thought leadership is a tricky phrase. In this instance, I’m using it to discuss building your professional reputation in a certain area of expertise.

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

Get started on truly maximizing your LinkedIn presence with this informative eBook.