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Awesome Association Jobs This Week – April 26

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.

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How to Write a Blog Post Your Audience Can’t Resist Sharing

Sprout Social

Content is the lifeblood of social media marketing. If you don’t have anything worth sharing, you’ll never be able to build an audience, earn traffic or maximize your social media ROI. One of the best places to create content to share is your blog.

How-To Video: Any Video is Better than No Video, Right?

SocialFish

I was part of a team that filmed a series of short how-to videos with 5:00 Films & Media as they prep for their first #MMCCon. I’ll be posting a few of the videos for you here in the run up to the conference – because these guys are awesome and they really know their stuff. Enjoy!

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How to Scale a Service Business with These 10+ Ideas

Spin Sucks

It's not easy to scale a service business because we sell people's brains. And adding brains is not an inexpensive undertaking. Here are 10+ ideas to scale without adding more brains. The post How to Scale a Service Business with These 10+ Ideas appeared first on Spin Sucks.

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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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5 Social Media Best Practices Every Marketer Must Follow

Sprout Social

Possibly the biggest goal for marketers is to be seen and trusted by audiences. And most marketers today will admit a big portion of their audience is on social media.

Build a Business Development Program By Doing Your Own PR

Spin Sucks

One of the biggest mistakes most PR pros make is they don't make time to do their own PR. That leads to the lack of a proactive business development plan. Gini Dietrich describes why the feast or famine of working solely on referrals is bad for your business.

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F8 2017 Recap: 10 Major Announcements Every Marketer Should Know

Buffer Social

We’re making the camera the first augmented reality platform. Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook F8 conference 2017. Facebook’s F8 conference was once again filled with incredibly exciting announcements. Augmented reality (AR) could be seen as the main theme of this year’s conference.

What Your Brand Can Learn from the Unicorn Frappuccino’s Social Media Impact

Simply Measured

Unicorn-themed products have popped up everywhere. The term “unicorn” has been used an average of 29,266 times daily on social within the past 30 days alone.

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.

How to Measure the Value of Social Media

Sprout Social

ROI has always been one of the most debated topics in the marketing department. John Wanamaker, a very successful 18th and 19th century merchant, is credited with coining the phrase, “Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don’t know which half.”.

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14 Cognitive Biases Which Affect Your Communications Plan

Spin Sucks

These 14 cognitive biases will affect the success of your communications plan. Laura Petrolino explains what they are and how they can help or hinder your success. The post 14 Cognitive Biases Which Affect Your Communications Plan appeared first on Spin Sucks.

How a Business Can Create and Maintain a Good Reputation

Meltwater

Creating a good reputation takes time and effort and it can be something that’s lost… Read More. Blog author:Cormac Reynolds

3 Ways to Check if Your Brand Influencer Has Fake Followers

Pixlee

Working with brand influencers is an excellent way for a brand to expand its audience, develop social proof, and create user generated content. However, brands need to carefully vet their influencers before initiating a partnership.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

How-To Video Series: Can I DIY My Video?

SocialFish

I was part of a team that filmed a series of short how-to videos with 5:00 Films & Media as they prep for their first #MMCCon. I’ll be posting a few of the videos for you here in the run up to the conference. Enjoy!

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Streamline Social Efforts with Facebook Ad Comments in the Smart Inbox

Sprout Social

Social media advertising is more than a $8.4 billion dollar market. On Facebook alone, a recent report shows that 92% of social media marketers are taking advantage of the platform’s paid distribution opportunities.

The Content Secret to Closing More Clients

Spin Sucks

It's difficult to make time for business development in a PR firm. We're too busy working with our clients to focus on ourselves. It's time to change that. The post The Content Secret to Closing More Clients appeared first on Spin Sucks.

#Winning: Using Hashtags to Amplify Your Brand

Meltwater

If your brand does any digital marketing, it may seem like using hashtags is essential… Read More.

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.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Analytics: Metrics, Insights, Tools, and Tips

Buffer Social

Instagram analytics are a key part of any Instagram marketing strategy. Without analytics , your Instagram marketing efforts can be a little hit-and-miss. How do you know if your Instagram marketing strategy is going well? How do you track your Instagram performance and improve your content?

Hot Association Jobs This Week – April 19

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.

Which Metrics Do You Need in Your B2B Influencer Program?

Simply Measured

This week, our marketing team worked on refreshing our influencer marketing strategy. The sequence of events I am about to divulge was a perfect “real work” example of which metrics you need to include in your plan, and how to do it.

Five Ways to Build a Successful Business Development Program

Spin Sucks

Most PR pros don't have a proactive business development program, instead relying on referrals. Gini Dietrich has five ways to change that immediately. The post Five Ways to Build a Successful Business Development Program appeared first on Spin Sucks.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

How to Use Hashtags More Effectively in Your Marketing

Meltwater

Does anyone really understand how to use hashtags effectively? From the looks of many social… Read More.

Social Media for Small Businesses: Less Is More – Marie Forleo [SSM041]

Buffer Social

Managing social media for a small business is a unique and sometimes overwhelming challenge for so many entrepreneurs and marketers. On one hand, you have a business to run. On the other, you want that business to grow and flourish.

How to Build a Brand on Instagram

agora pulse

Want to learn how to take advantage of Instagram and build your brand with it? Instagram is one of the most exciting and hottest social media platforms right now. A year ago, I decided to take Instagram more seriously.

How to Design Visuals for Your Social Media Campaign

Simply Measured

As a graphic designer for Simply Measured—really, any tech company—creating customized images to promote and post on social is the bread and butter. I optimize, re-format, and repurpose images based on specific network parameters and audience, all while keeping a consistent, on-brand look and feel.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

The Big Question: How PR Pros Can Fight Fake News

Spin Sucks

On this week's Spin Sucks Big Question, we asked, "What is one way PR pros can fight fake news?" Here is what seven experts had to say. The post The Big Question: How PR Pros Can Fight Fake News appeared first on Spin Sucks.

The #GetSocialSmart Show Episode 016: 3 Secret Facebook Page Tips

Katie Lance

It’s episode 16, and today I am excited to share with you three little-known tips you may not know about your Facebook business page. There’s a lot we could talk about when it comes to Facebook business pages.

Understanding the Instagram Algorithm: 7 Key Factors and Why the Algorithm is Great for Marketers

Buffer Social

The Instagram algorithm, just like the Facebook News Feed algorithm , is so mysterious yet ingenious and brilliant in showing the best content to the most people. If you are creating great content, more followers — and non-followers — are going to see it. But how does the Instagram algorithm work?

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5 Reasons Action Digital Loves to Use Agorapulse

agora pulse

The following guest post is written by Zoe Christodoulides of Action Digital.

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

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