5 Social Media & Digital Marketing “Must Haves” for 2016


With so many social media and digital marketing options now available, it can be overwhelming to know what you should be doing first. Five “Must Have” Tactics for 2016. Social media is the future of marketing. 2.

5 Innovative Social Media Campaigns of 2016

Ignite Social Media

While the year isn’t over just yet, a lot has already happened in 2016. While news outlets have taken advantage of incorporating text into their auto play videos on Facebook, a lot of marketers have not quiet mastered this concept.

Popular Social Media Topics of 2016

Ignite Social Media

2016 has been a very eventful year, especially in the world of social media marketing. Starting with January, we’re going to take you through the year to see what popular social media topics were on marketers minds.

True or False? Revisiting Our 2016 Social Media Predictions

Ignite Social Media

2016 proved to be an exciting year in social media. At the end of 2015 , we made a list of predictions that we thought would happen in 2016. Just a few of our 2016 predictions and what ultimately became of them.

Customer Experience: The Future of Business & Marketing #AdobeSummit 2016 Recap

Pam Moore

In March I spent almost a week with 10k digital marketers at the Adobe Summit event. 2016 was my 2nd year being paid as an Adobe Insider to cover the event. It’s a marketing and business event packed with 10k marketing technologists. Omni-Channel Marketing in a Nutshell.

#measurePR Recap (September 2016): 2nd Annual #measurePR-palooza

Waxing UnLyrical

Sahana (@hellosahana) September 8, 2016. Richard Bagnall (@richardbagnall) September 8, 2016. Richard Bagnall (@richardbagnall) September 8, 2016. (We’ve Angela Sinickas (@sinickasa) September 8, 2016. Katie Delahaye Paine (@queenofmetrics) September 8, 2016.

Top 10 WordPress Theme Frameworks in 2016


You're reading Top 10 WordPress Theme Frameworks in 2016 , originally posted on Kikolani , authored and copyrighted by Jason Daszkewicz. The Ultimate Guide to 160+ Business and Digital Marketing Conferences in 2016.

#measurePR Recap (October 2016): Measuring Content

Waxing UnLyrical

Our kick-butt guests included: Brandon Andersen , Chief Strategist at Ceralytics; Janet Fouts , CEO of Tatu Digital Media; David Klein , Director of Marketing at ClickTime; and Fay Shapiro , Publisher at CommPRO Global Inc.

#measurePR Recap (April 2016): Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

– influencer marketing best practices, relationship-building, and measuring your efforts. Jason Falls , SVP of Elasticity, a disruptive integrated marketing agency; and. Robert Scoble (@Scobleizer) April 14, 2016.

Join Us At 2016 Social Fresh Conference – Special Discounted Rate

Ignite Social Media

Join a select group of marketing and advertising professionals and learn how to up your social media game. You’re invited to attend Social Fresh 2016 , a nationally recognized conference cited by industry leaders as the best social marketing conference.

Twitter Best Practices For 2016


Check out my three Twitter best practices for 2016 and beyond! Twitter Best Practices For 2016. The post Twitter Best Practices For 2016 appeared first on Firebelly | Social Media Marketing & Management Company.

4 Top Social Media Promotions of 2016

Ignite Social Media

Throughout the year we keep our eyes peeled for those social media promotions that stick out from the pile, from the innovative to the simple activations, here are four of the top social media promotions that we felt shined in 2016.

#measurePR Recap (August 2016): Measuring Multimedia

Waxing UnLyrical

Heidi Sullivan (@hksully) August 9, 2016. Marketers get big budgets b/c they are seen as a profit center. Heidi Sullivan (@hksully) August 9, 2016. Dan Farkas (@danfarkas) August 9, 2016. Dan Farkas (@danfarkas) August 9, 2016. Guest Post by Jen Zingsheim Phillips.

#measurePR Recap (July 2016): Smart Reporting

Waxing UnLyrical

Aly Saxe (@Aly_Saxe) July 12, 2016. Aly Saxe (@Aly_Saxe) July 12, 2016. Heather Whaling (@prtini) July 12, 2016. Heather Whaling (@prtini) July 12, 2016. Heather Whaling (@prtini) July 12, 2016. SU Social Commerce (@SocCommSU) July 12, 2016.

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How to Determine and Prioritize Social Media Marketing Goals and Objectives

Pam Moore

It’s interesting because many marketing and social media leaders within brands and organizations of all sizes dream about achieving real ROI using social media and digital marketing, yet very few of them actually bring to fruition much more than a social media dream.

Ignite Social Media Award Winning Work of 2016

Ignite Social Media

This rise in activity has brought so many brands to understand the value of social media marketing, leading them to work with agencies such as ourselves. 2016 Social Agency of the Year. But enough about ourselves, let’s get to our award winning client work of 2016.

Marketing Dos and Don’ts for 2016


2015 must have been a pretty good year because you are still in business in 2016. Chances are, you are making some of the most common marketing mistakes businesses make. Here are a few of the marketing dos and don’ts you will want to implement this year.

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Takeaways from Launch Scale 2016


Target audience: Startup founders and teams, entrepreneurs, angel investors, VCs, businesses, brands, digital marketers, educators, journalists, Web publishers. ” Be aggressive with your marketing. Launch founder Jason Calacanis chats with Zenefits CEO David Sacks at LaunchScale.

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#measurePR Recap (Jan 2016): Happy New Year

Waxing UnLyrical

The first 2016 edition of #measurePR took place on January 12th at our brand new time (we’re testing it) from 8:30 to 9:30 pm ET. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn #measurePR Recap (Jan 2016): Happy New Year. Here’s to another great year of PR measurement!

All Facebook Image Dimensions and Ad Specs [2016]

Jon Loomer

The post All Facebook Image Dimensions and Ad Specs [2016] appeared first on Jon Loomer Digital. Facebook Marketing ReferenceWhat are the Facebook image dimensions for ads and pages now? They’re constantly changing. It’s why I need to keep creating new infographics!

Favorite Instagram Accounts of 2016

Jenn's Trends

There are millions of people (over 600 million, actually) who are… The post Favorite Instagram Accounts of 2016 appeared first on Jenn's Trends. Anyone who uses Instagram for more than a few seconds has their favorite Instagram accounts.

The 10 Best Social Media Roundup Blogs of 2016

agora pulse

With a gazillion social media marketing blogs out there, you could easily spend hours a day reading best practices posts — and getting a crazy headache in the process. Here are the roundup posts I’ve found most useful in 2016. Optimize Marketing.

Five Top-Rated Social Media Management Tools for 2016 [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Every social media manager has a preferred one that they always use, and it’s usually one of a handful of the top social media management tools on the market. Cool Web Tools Social Media Marketing G2Crowd Ian Anderson Gray Lilach Bullock top social media management tools

#measurePR Recap (June 2016): Live from #AMECSummit

Waxing UnLyrical

On where PR fits within the integrated communications context: A2: PR is a two-way communication channel now that weaves itself throughout all of marketing and business. A2: PR/Marketing collaboration = success. You know what’s awesome about a digital event?

3 Viral Marketing Lessons from the 2016 Super Bowl Commercials

Talkwalker SM

While it’s just two teams that go head to head on the field, for global players from Amazon to Coca Cola, the Super Bowl is a chance to show off the full scale of their marketing arsenal to a global audience. Track the success of your marketing campaigns using the Talkwalker Virality Map.

20 Tremendous Digital Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity SMM

Digital marketing budgets continue to rise, often at the expense of offline advertising spend. But digital marketers must continue to evolve practices as they strive to make their content an asset, rather than an annoyance, to prospective buyers. 5 General Digital Marketing Stats.

Why Inbound Marketing Is So Important For Your Business


Simply put, inbound marketing is creating and sharing useful, compelling and fanstastic content with potential and established clients. Traditional marketing is a one-way conversation – the marketer talking ‘at’ the potential customer. Now that’s marketing people can love.

Why 2016 Will Be the Year of Video Marketing

Convince & Convert

The fact of the matter is, if you didn’t include a video marketing strategy as part of your broader content marketing plan, you’re missing out. It’s a chance to take your marketing strategy into the stratosphere. It’s a fresh start—a chance to do marketing better.

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3 Social Media Strategy Lessons Learned in 2016

Ignite Social Media

2016 was a year of change in social media marketing. But in social media marketing, content that resonates is still the primary driver of consumer interaction and increased organic reach. consider how YouTube plays a part in your overall social media marketing strategy.

33 Thought-Provoking B2B Social Media and Marketing Stats

Webbiquity SMM

As noted in the 2016 B2B Marketing Trends report , B2B marketing strategies and practices are in the midst of significant change, driven by new technologies and evolving buyer expectations for more “consumer-like” experiences. Direct Marketing ).

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#measurePR Recap (March 2016): Meet the Measurement Mavens

Waxing UnLyrical

In April, the #measurePR chat will focus on influencer marketing; best practices, relationship-building, and, of course, how to measure your efforts. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn #measurePR Recap (March 2016): Meet the Measurement Mavens.

5 Social Media & Digital Marketing “Must Haves” for 2016 – Part II


In Part I , I gave you a bird’s eye view of what is only going to INCREASE in 2016 and recommended concentrating on and implementing these “Must Have” tactics to see fast, powerful and reliable results in your marketing and sales for your B2C or B2B business: Consumers Are Social. Here is a quick snapshot of each channel to help you: Facebook is #1: Facebook will continue to be the dominant social media platform in 2016. for 2016 is estimated to reach 198.5

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4 things you need to do in 2016 to be a better content marketer

Janet Fouts

4 things you need to do to make 2016 the year you rock content marketing. Social Media Tips and Tricks Social Media Tools Content Marketing

16 Enigmatic Business Blogging and Other Marketing Stats

Webbiquity SMM

As winter comes to an end, so too does the Winter Wonderland of Marketing Stats series that’s been running here over the past few months. This final installment covers some fascinating though sometimes contradictory and confusing stats about business blogging and the value of marketing.

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115 Facts You Never Knew About Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Facebook LinkedIn Pinterest Social Media Marketing Twitter future of social media Instagram millennials Reddit social media facts social media news social media statistics 2016 TumblrGuest post by Josh Wardini.

The 5 Key 2016 Podcast Statistics

Convince & Convert

Edison first waived the flag on the explosive growth of podcasts in last year’s Infinite Dial study, but their new, 2016 podcast statistics show that momentum is building for the medium. Podcast Listening Grew 23% Between 2015 and 2016.

Why Podcasting Is The New Marketing For 2016 (And Beyond)?


Why Podcasting Is The New Marketing For 2016 (And Beyond)? Want to increase your marketing power? In the business world there are many different areas of marketing that can be used to help increase overall profits and revenues. Email marketing.

47 Superb Social Media Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity SMM

Most businesses now use social media for marketing and those efforts are expected to continue to increase, yet many marketers and top executives alike find the business value difficult to quantify. Top executives: social media marketing is for thee, but not for me.

ICYMI: 11 Of The Best Insights From #SMWLDN 2016


Topics such as the use of social media data across marketing departments and agency pitching drew universal agreement (as we sat there feeling smugly vindicated), whereas topics such as the role of LAD publishers sparked heated debate.

Top 10 WordPress Theme Frameworks in 2016


You're reading Top 10 WordPress Theme Frameworks in 2016 , originally posted on Kikolani , authored and copyrighted by Jason Daszkewicz. The Ultimate Guide to 160+ Business and Digital Marketing Conferences in 2016.

B2B Marketing Trends 2016-2020: Social Media Breakfast Wrap

Webbiquity SMM

What trends will drive B2B marketing over the next three to four years? Where should savvy B2B marketers invest their resources to optimize results over the next few years?

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3 Live Event Marketing Tips from Gucci’s Social Dominance at Oscars 2016

Talkwalker SM

For digital marketers, the road to the Oscars starts long before the nominations or the red carpet is laid out. So what can brands and other digital marketers alike learn from the lionshare of buzz #Gucci amassed during the show?

A Marketer’s New Year’s Resolution for 2016

Convince & Convert

The biggest challenge B2B marketer will face in 2016 is the same as 2015, ’14 and ’13 before it. Process alone is the greatest gap we see in today’s modern marketing environments. The “slow” trend needs to creep into marketing in a big way for 2016.