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The Value of Nonprofit Mentors in 2017

SocialFish

The nonprofit sector is a strong and vibrant community full of people willing to help each other out. And now more than ever, it’s important to come together and work as allies and mentors. The value of being mentored seems pretty obvious: new skills, confidence, friendship, etc.

2017 Social Media Cheat Sheet – Updated!

SocialFish

Tip o’ the hat to Matt Banner at OnBlastBlog. Thanks for sending this along! photo credit ). Content Strategy Cool Social Tools Implementation Potluck

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Social Media Marketing Tips For 2017

The Realtime Report

Social Media Marketing Tips For 2017. Here are some great tips to make sure you’re using social media marketing to its fullest potential in 2017. This looks set to rise to 43% in 2017. The post Social Media Marketing Tips For 2017 appeared first on The Realtime Report.

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The 17 Best Social Media Management Tools

Webbiquity SMM

He recently updated that post for 2017. DrumUp Edgar Everypost Hootsuite HubSpot Social Inbox Katie Lance Oktopost Post Planner Radian6 Rebekah Radice Robbie Richards Sendible social media management tools 2017 SocialFlow SocialOomph Sprout Social StoreYa Twitterfeed

Social Media Automation 101

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

#CMAD 2017, Interview with Rohit Bhargava, Author and Trend Curator

SocialFish

We invited Rohit to apply some of his 2017 Trends to community management and a really insightful conversation ensued! CMAD 2017, Session 8: Interview with Rohit Bhargava, Author and Trend Curator from 5:00 Films & Media on Vimeo.

47 Social Media Statistics to Bookmark for 2017

Sprout Social

Here’ are the 47 most essential social media statistics for 2017 and beyond (Click below to jump to each section): Instagram Statistics. It’s still important to know your essential Twitter statistics in 2017. Here are some social media advertising statistics to be aware of in 2017.

6 Social Media Trends That Will Take Over 2017

Sprout Social

Looking toward 2017, social media trends will continue to evolve and surprise us. The competition is only likely to increase with Snapchat possibly going public as early as March 2017. Customer care should be on the minds of most businesses entering 2017.

Best Practices for 2017 Social Media Buying

Ignite Social Media

We are officially in 2017 and you may have some looming questions as to how best utilize your social media buys for the remainder of the year. Here are some quick tips and reminders to keep in mind for your 2017 social media buying.

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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

How to Use Snapchat: 7 Must-Read Tips for 2017

Sprout Social

In this article, we’ll provide seven tips on how to use Snapchat in your social media strategy for 2017: 1. Let’s not fool one another–Snapchat is a young game both figuratively and literally. According to Mashable, roughly 77% of college students use Snapchat every day.

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101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017

Razor Social

The post 101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017 appeared first on Social media and content marketing technology. Are you tired of all the fluff you read on marketing?

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These Four Obstacles Prevent You from Achieving Your Business Goals

Spin Sucks

Business Growth entrepreneur 2017 goals business goals fear of failure goal strategies goals habits laura petrolino professional goals recommitment monthHaven't made progress on your business goals yet this year?

F8 2017 Recap: 10 Major Announcements Every Marketer Should Know

Buffer Social

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook F8 conference 2017. We followed the conference for the past two days and would love to share the top 10 things we think social media marketers should take away from this F8 2017. 10 Things marketers need to know from F8 2017.

The Power of PR to Build Your Executive Team’s Thought Leadership

Spin Sucks

There are three really easy ways to use public relations to build your executive team's thought leadership, including media training, blogging, and more. The post The Power of PR to Build Your Executive Team’s Thought Leadership appeared first on Spin Sucks.

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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

50 Video Marketing Stats to Help You Create a Winning Social Media Strategy in 2017

Buffer Social

We also found that 30 percent of marketers are looking to spend more time focused on Facebook video in 2017. 50 video Marketing statistics for 2017. 14) 44% of SMB owners and marketers plan to spend money to promote their video content on Facebook in 2017 ( Animoto , 2016).

40 Essential Social Media Marketing Statistics for 2017

Meltwater

As we start a new year, here is a look back at the world of… Read More.

The Big Question: What Are the Most Important PR Skills for the Future?

Spin Sucks

Related Stories The Big Question: Executive Media Training The Big Question: Artificial Intelligence and the PR Industry The Big Question: Your 2017 Professional Development Goals. On this week's Spin Sucks Big Question, we asked, "What are the most important PR Skills for the future?"

CES 2017: Twitter, CTA, Conversable Team Up on CES Twitter Guide

SocialTimes Twitter

CES 2017 will take place in Las Vegas Jan. Readers: Are you ready for CES 2017? Attending CES can be an overwhelming experience, but the Consumer Technology Association, Twitter and Conversable teamed up on a solution to combat the confusion.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

5 PR and Social Media Resolutions for 2017

Meltwater

The New Year brings excitement, promise and a new opportunity to sharpen your public relations,… Read More.

20 Must-Attend Social Media Conferences in 2017

Buffer Social

Here’s a list of 20 top social media marketing conferences for 2017, with all the information you need to know such as data, location, and price. Let’s jump right in… The 20 Best Social Media Marketing Conferences of 2017. Date: March 22-24, 2017. Date: May 3-4, 2017.

10 Ways to Kick Your Social Media Strategy into Shape in 2017

Ignite Social Media

Outline your specific goals and make a momentum map/timeline for 2017 to keep you and your team on pace. Need a trainer to whip your social media into shape in 2017? “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.”. Ever heard this saying before? Probably a few thousand times every new year.

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Digital Transformation as an Expression of Business

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In much of industry, the idea of “Digital Transformation” has taken root. At the core of this process is the need to replace antiquated and “slow” processes, products, and service offerings with agile, automated, and “smart” processes, products, and service offerings.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

10 Important Skills and Traits Your Social Media Manager Will Need in 2017

Buffer Social

A decade ago, the role of a social media manager might not have even existed. Today, however, almost every company is involved in social media one way or another.

Build Your PR Content Strategy with This Targeted Toolbox

Spin Sucks

The shoemaker's children have no shoes has never been more clear than when talking a PR content strategy with communications professionals. Gini Dietrich has 13 tools and tips to help you get started and have a plan by the time you finish reading this article.

How to Achieve Grade A Customer Care in 2017

Ignite Social Media

As 2017 is revving up into full gear, you may find yourself looking at your social media channels and asking, “How can I improve the experience my customers have on my channels?”

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What Are Your 2017 Content Marketing Goals?

Spin Sucks

What skills are you building to reach your content marketing goals for 2017. The post What Are Your 2017 Content Marketing Goals? Laura Petrolino shares hers and asks you to join the conversation. appeared first on Spin Sucks. Related Stories PR Content Strategy: Let’s Talk Shop!

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

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

Seven Ways to Repurpose Your PR Content

Spin Sucks

Your PR content holds undiscovered treasures that will help you better connect with your audience. Repurposing your content not only ensures it will live longer, but it will increase the traffic to your website, and make you more creative in the process.

Fireside Chat: Talking Slow Marketing with Ann Handley

Spin Sucks

On this month's Fireside Chat, we have Ann Handley and we talk slow marketing, writing, life changing books, her tiny house, building your space around yourself, and more. The post Fireside Chat: Talking Slow Marketing with Ann Handley appeared first on Spin Sucks.

Increase Instagram Engagement With These 6 Tips

Firebelly

Increase Instagram Engagement With These 6 Tips May 22nd, 2017 Lauren Johnson The post Increase Instagram Engagement With These 6 Tips appeared first on Firebelly | Social Media Marketing & Management Company.

Flip the PR Model to Attribute Value and Garner Business Results

Spin Sucks

Rather than run your next campaign as event-driven, it's recommended you flip the PR model and build a continuous program driven by influencers. The post Flip the PR Model to Attribute Value and Garner Business Results appeared first on Spin Sucks.

How to Build an Online Newsroom that Engages Journalists

Spin Sucks

What does your online newsroom look like? Is it evolving with the advances in technology to cater to the needs of journalists? Or is it just a bulleted list of recent news releases and a mailto form? Here is how to build an exceptional online newsroom.

Your 2017 Social Marketing Planning Checklist Includes…

Simply Measured

We recently released our 2017 Social Planning Template and Checklist. This tell us that many social marketers know what they want to accomplish in 2017, but are a little stumped about how to get there. Then, set aggressive goals for your upcoming campaigns in 2017. ✅

The Great AMS Shakeup and what to do about it

SocialFish

With the current shakeup in the association technology space with the merger of Abila, YourMembership and Aptify , association executives are left to wonder what will happen to services and products–not to mention their long-term relationships with their existing AMS partners–as a result.

Cyberbullying: My Week on LinkedIn

Waxing UnLyrical

About a week ago, I posited what I thought was a fairly innocuous question on LinkedIn: It got a few interesting responses, which was great; I was, after all, asking a question. That was about a week ago. Suddenly, over this past weekend, the number of views had crossed 10,000.

Three Things Cycling Can Teach You About Communications Planning

Spin Sucks

Cycling is a competitive sport that requires goal setting, crafting a plan, and execution. Here is how it can help with your communications planning. The post Three Things Cycling Can Teach You About Communications Planning appeared first on Spin Sucks.