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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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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.

Social Media Automation 101

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

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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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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Why Transmedia Is The New Viral Gold For Influencer Marketing

The Realtime Report

Why Transmedia Is The New Viral Gold For Influencer Marketing By Dr. Chester Branch. The old form of content marketing is dying. It’s become nothing more than ‘white noise.’ ’ So marketers are relying on influencer marketing as a way to break through the clutter and be heard.

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

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.

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.

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.

This Week’s Awesome Association PR and Communications Jobs – March 16

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.

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

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.

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.

How to Increase Your LinkedIn Engagement Without Wasting a Dime

Spin Sucks

How effectively do you use LinkedIn for your business? How do you grow engagement on the platform? Can you actually hack LinkedIn engagement? Wes Bush talks about this and more. The post How to Increase Your LinkedIn Engagement Without Wasting a Dime appeared first on Spin Sucks.

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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How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Making Social Media An ROI Positive Channel For B2B Businesses

The Realtime Report

Making Social Media An ROI Positive Channel For B2B Businesses By Jingcong Zhao. With $5.4 Billion spent on social media marketing in the U.S. alone last year , it’s clear that social media is being cemented as a marketing function in most B2B organizations.

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STUDY: The Business Impact of Online Communities

SocialFish

How do organizations track the impact of their online communities? How do they measure expenditures, revenue, and cost savings? How do they link the community to competitive advantage?

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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.

Three Ways to Pitch Journalists—and Get Results

Spin Sucks

There are three easy ways to pitch journalists and get results every time. And it's not by building a big list and sending hundreds of emails at once. Gini Dietrich shares her process, and encourages Spin Sucks readers to share their tips.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

To Cision, With Love

Waxing UnLyrical

Dear Cision, Healthcare shmealthcare, you totally stole the show this week with your B.I.G. N.E.W.S. You know… that not-so-little bolt from the blue that you’re going public. And that you’ll have “ an anticipated initial enterprise value of approximately $2.4 billion.”

Cool Association Social Media Jobs This Week – March 2

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.

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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How to Use a Bullet Journal for Business

Spin Sucks

Related Stories Build Deep Work Into Your Day, Every Day Why Your Organization Needs an Innovation Strategy Professional Development: Fill Your Modern PR Gaps in 2017. There are lots of uses for a bullet journal in our personal lives, but what about for business?

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

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

The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Although content marking is now a nearly universal practice—with 93% of B2B marketers using content marketing— half of all marketers still rank “producing enough content” as one of their top five challenges. Fortunately, content marketers don’t have to do it all themselves.

Business Spring Cleaning: Squeaky Clean Social Media Channels

Spin Sucks

In part one of this three part series, Laura Petrolino shows you how to clean up your social channels and improve your success with this social media focused business spring cleaning checklist. The post Business Spring Cleaning: Squeaky Clean Social Media Channels appeared first on Spin Sucks.

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers

The Realtime Report

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers. By Varun Sharma. When someone wants a tool to analyze the traffic coming to their website, nothing comes close to Google Analytics (GA).

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!

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. ✅

Hot association jobs this week – March 23

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.

How to Create an Extraordinary Social Media Strategy for 2017

Buffer Social

Campfire’s top three company goals for 2017 are to: Expand into a new market segment. Crafting an effective social media strategy to help you achieve your goals can be a real challenge.

The Challenges and Solutions of the PESO Model

Spin Sucks

A recent article challenges the PESO model for being an integrated communications framework. Gini Dietrich addresses each challenge and presents a solution. The post The Challenges and Solutions of the PESO Model appeared first on Spin Sucks.

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Welcome To The Video Generation

The Realtime Report

Participants were asked to complete a series of questions focused on how their organization is currently leveraging influencer marketing and expected change in 2017. 2017 Forecasted Influencer Marketing Spending. This will only increase in 2017.

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