8 Social Media Marketing Hacks to Ensure Success in 2018


Now in 2018, here are eight social media marketing hacks that all but guarantee results: Video will be everything. Expect this to become the order of the day in 2018. In 2018, only marketers with data-driven strategies will stand out.

5 Ideas for Your 2018 Social Media Editorial Calendar


Have your social media accounts been driving massive exposure to your brand? I imagine most of us would agree that we’d like to see our social media channels perform better than they are now. Let’s up our social media game this year! Here are a few ideas: 1.

Bookmark This: 2018 Social Media Image Sizes



Do You Read Blogs in 2018?

Ari Herzog

This is my first blog post of 2018. In my first blog post of 2018, can you say hi? Are you still reading blogs? If so, who writes them and what are they about? I started blogging in 2004; and I launched this blog in 2007. Here’s a look back at why I did it.

Social Media Automation 101

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

What’s the best social media marketing tool for scheduling your updates?

Janet Fouts

Guest post via the remarkable Lilach Bullock. With so many different social media marketing tools to choose from, it can be difficult to find the right solution; one that helps you save time and helps you improve your results.

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What’s the Right Social Media Scheduling Tool for Your Business?

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Lilach Bullock. With so many different social media scheduling tools to choose from, there’s something for everyone. Every business has its own set of goals when it comes to social media marketing, so it makes sense that they’d use different tools based on those objectives.

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Nine Social Media Marketing Stats You Can Use

Webbiquity SMM

Marketing Research Social Media Marketing eMarketer Google Trends HubSpot MarketingSherpa MediaPost social media marketing budgets social media marketing facts social media marketing in 2018 social media marketing statistics

PPC Trends You Can't Ignore in 2018

Social Media Marketing

So here are some of the trends that you can’t ignore in 2018. 2018 would be the year where mobile PPC is expected to grow even further. PPC PPC campaign PPC campaigns PPC Experts PPC services PPC Trends PPC Trends 2018

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

12 Solid Stats Surrounding Social Networking (Plus Four  Timely Tips)

Webbiquity SMM

The increased use of influencer marketing is one of the top trends for 2018.

Top Five: YouTube has more users than Facebook

Sherrilynne Starkie

The must-know social media news for the week of March 18, 2018. Mar 18, 2018. The Pew Research Centre's recent study looks at social network platforms' user demographics for 2018. Mar 18, 2018. Mar 18, 2018. Mar 18, 2018. Mar 18, 2018. REPORT.

5 Funny Social Media Predictions for 2018

agora pulse

By now you will all have read some social media predictions for 2018. In this article I’m going to give you five funny social media predictions for 2018 and tell you how social media managers can prepare for them. So we should expect a higher level of product sales in 2018.

Don’t Listen to the Facebook Fear Mongers – What You Need to Know on Newsfeed Changes 2018 Webinar

Pam Moore

I am hosting a free Facebook in 2018 Webinar training that will provide you in simple english what you need to know about marketing your business on Facebook in 2018 plus the details of the latest announcement from Facebook. How to succeed with Facebook marketing in 2018?

How Your Business Can Survive the 2018 “Facebook Apocalypse”

agora pulse

Zuckerberg made an announcement on January 11, 2018 that some have labeled “ Facebook’s Nuclear Bomb “: You can read the post for yourself, but these are the highlights: People feel better and happier when they have conversations with friends on Facebook. The sky is falling!

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

Conversation Gained-How to Determine Influence in B2B Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

It’s amazing to me that in 2018, the questions on influence in social are still pondered as if it were the latest work-out fad, “Yea but will it give me abs?”

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Top 5 Instagram Marketing Trends CMOs Should Prepare for in 2018


If your brand still doesn’t have a social media marketing strategy in place, you’re falling behind. Social media has become an integral element of every brand’s digital marketing strategy (and… Read More >>>.

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Top five: Google Chrome to detect fake news with new AI extension

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social media and marketing news, information, trends and stats to set you up for a strong start to 2018. Top Five: Marketing Trends and Stats for 2018. Jan 11, 2018. Jan 11, 2018. 5G, AI and Robotics top CES 2018 trends to watch. Jan 11, 2018. Jan 11, 2018.

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20 Top Social Media Tools to Try in 2018

Buffer Social

Now that 2018 is here and in full swing, you might be looking for new social media tools to add to your marketing stack. Keep reading to see the full list and learn how to use the tools, or click over to the Product Hunt collection with all of 2018’s best social media tools.

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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

3 Ways to Use Social Media to Grow Membership


This post originally appeared on MC Talks. ——-. There are thousands upon thousands of associations out there, but one thing all associations have in common: They all want to grow! Now you may have a growth strategy in place (as part of your association’s strategic plan), but does that growth strategy incorporate social media? If not, you may want to consider adding that in, as social media is typically a fairly cheap and easy way to reach new eyes.

The Top B2B Marketing Trends for 2018 – A Meta-Analysis

Webbiquity SMM

Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends? ” — 2018 Trends: B2B Marketing , Edelman. ” — 5 Marketing Trends That Should Influence Your 2018 Budget , ContentStandard. ” — 7 B2B Marketing Trends to Watch in 2018 , circle S studio.

Five content marketing tricks of a great social media consultant

Sherrilynne Starkie

Special Tricks. Here’s five content marketing tricks to improve content marketing initiatives. As in most professions, an experienced social media consultant knows certain tricks of the trade to content marketing work better, faster, easier. Trick 1: Be specific when setting goals.

10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content that Owns the News Feed Like a BOSS

Pam Moore

If you still feel like stomping off into a corner on some remote tropical island for the rest of 2018 until this sorts itself out, don't do it. Why less is truly more – quality over quantity is the mantra for 2018. Influencer Marketing 2018 Training Webinar (free!).

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8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Buh bye Facebook “Explore Feed”

Janet Fouts

Thankfully that experiment is over now, as of March 1, 2018.

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Must have graphic design skills for social media consultants

Sherrilynne Starkie

Great social media consultants don’t have to be RGD-certified, but they do need to have considerable design know-how. They should also have some basic design skills to bring to marketing and communications projects. It takes a lot of design knowledge to develop a social media strategy and plan a program. For example, there are dozens (probably 100s) of format requirements for the various social networks and platforms.

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The State of Social 2018 Report: Your Guide to Latest Social Media Marketing Research [New Data]

Buffer Social

What’s in store for the social media industry in 2018? To better understand these changes, plus what’s ahead for 2018 and beyond we teamed up with Social Media Week to collect data from over 1,700 marketers and create the State of Social Media 2018 report.

What every consultant should know about social media analytics

Sherrilynne Starkie

The kind of people who are attracted to a career in PR tend to be ‘right-brained’, that is intuitive, creative and subjective. That’s why they are great at relationships, writing and coming up with inventive campaign ideas.

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

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

Explaining Social Media Marketing To My Mom


Explaining Social Media Marketing To My Mom March 5th, 2018 Ryan Campbell The post Explaining Social Media Marketing To My Mom appeared first on Firebelly Marketing | Social Media Marketing Agency.

Why real social media experts are also great writers

Sherrilynne Starkie

The ability to tell good stories well will be THE disruptive marketing trend for 2018. It moves content marketing beyond the funnel into true, emotional engagement with stakeholder.

How to Create an Effective PR and Marketing Strategy for 2018


How do you plan to market your business in 2018? How can you guarantee an effective PR strategy? As 2017 comes to a close, now is the time to think… Read More >>>.

Social Media and Oscars 2018


The post Social Media and Oscars 2018 appeared first on Audiense. It has become a routine for social analytics platforms to give their own predictions for elections, super bowl, … and the Oscars. Indeed, we have been looking at some of the published predictions.

The Last Thing Your Target Customer and Audience Wants From You is More Content

Pam Moore

Will 2018 be the year that marketers and business leaders finally wake up and realize social media, content marketing, branding and digital marketing is not simply about creating more and more content? 2018 is the year all marketers must learn and embrace this mindset.

Top Five: New Whatsapp for Business

Sherrilynne Starkie

Feb 01, 2018. Feb 01, 2018. Feb 01, 2018. Feb 01, 2018. Feb 01, 2018. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items . followers . votes . views. Top Five: WhatsApp launches app for business. Listly by Sherrilynne Starkie.

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Marketing Mix Tape: Do These 6 Things to Bring More Traffic to Your Website Now


Marketing Mix Tape: Do These 6 Things to Bring More Traffic to Your Website Now January 23rd, 2018 Duncan Alney The post Marketing Mix Tape: Do These 6 Things to Bring More Traffic to Your Website Now appeared first on Firebelly Marketing | Social Media Marketing Agency.

Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

There is no doubt 2018 is going to be a year of massive fear, shock, change and wasted time for even the smartest business and marketing leaders. Facebook 2018 is all About Engagement.

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Pressing for progress: A comparison between International Women’s Day 2017 and 2018


— Audiense (@AudienseCo) March 8, 2018. We decided to compare the reports around the International Women’s Day conversation in 2017 and 2018. The first report I reviewed was the 2018 report and the results surprised me.