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

Webbiquity SMM

It’s popular, easy to consume, mobile friendly, and with Facebook and now even LinkedIn pushing it, video (five votes) will continue to play an expanding role in B2B content marketing. Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends? Yes, but wait—this one is different. Promise.

Discover a whole new world of Analysis

Unmetric

Unmetric Discover is a great place for brands to explore new topics and upcoming events to find content inspiration for their social campaigns. But what if you’re looking to dig a little deeper and do some content analysis? We have the answer with our brand new Analysis tab!

Your Logo is Not Your Brand – Why You Need a Brand Architecture and Strategy

Pam Moore

Many business and marketing leaders think a brand starts and ends with a logo, colors and design. However, experienced brand marketers know branding is far more than a logo or a simple social media image that gets a ton of likes on Facebook or LinkedIn.

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

Pam Moore

Brand leaders around the globe are freaking out as they read the blog posts, watch the videos and see the tweets fly by from the Facebook fear mongers crying that the end of Facebook as we know it has arrived. Facebook 2018 is all About Engagement. What is your brand?

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How Human is Your Brand? Here are 13 Characteristics of Human Brands

Pam Moore

A brand is not a logo, colors, fancy tag line or even a fancy Super Bowl commercial. A brand is not your Facebook page cover video, Twitter background or set of beautifully designed Pinterest boards or images on your Instagram profile. Your brand is what you say, do and think.

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Using Applied Behavioral Analysis in Social Media

Social and Logical

Marketing is focused on getting people to notice brands and behaving in a favorable direction. Research psychology has defined a framework called ABA (applied behavioral analysis). Examples of antecedents on the web include basic links, display ads, headline titles and Twitter/Facebook posts. Every encounter that customers have with your brand should be positively rewarding and meaningful in ways that are important to them.

The Latest Facebook Performance Metrics; How Does Your Brand Compare?

Ignite Social Media

More often than not Facebook plays a significant role in a brand’s social strategy. As such, brands rely on the community built around their pages. Facebook made adjustments in an effort to curb the volume of content that members could see and focus on engaging content.

Your Brand is NOT Your Logo – 5 Reasons You Need a Brand Strategy and Architecture

Pam Moore

When many entrepreneurs, small business owners and even experienced marketers in larger organizations think of the term “brand” they think of pretty colors, expensive logos, fancy graphics, Facebook cover photos, Pinterest boards and traditional tv or radio advertisements.

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How to Keep Content Ideas Coming With Whitespace Analysis

Unmetric

If you were to search for Whitespace Analysis on Google, you will find various websites that give you at least three different explanations. Process Management Whitespace Analysis. Whitespace Analysis is a term usually used in process management. Marketing Whitespace Analysis.

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

Pam Moore

Facebook recently announced big changes to the Facebook News Feed algorithm that impacts publishers, brands, celebrities and just about any business or human being who wants to conduct any type of business utilizing Facebook. Except the big guy is Facebook.

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Brand Strategy in a Nutshell – 5 Reasons to Invest in Branding Your Business

Pam Moore

Your brand is the foundation and one of the most important aspects of your business. Bottom line, you have one chance to make a first, second and third brand impression. Your brand is who you are. Your Brand is a Promise Delivered. Definition of a brand.

13 Competitor Analysis Tools to Spy on Your Competition

Sprout Social

And while the idea of conducting competitive analysis isn’t particularly “fun,” it’s absolutely necessary. Why Competitor Analysis Tools Are a Must-Have. Competitor analysis tools for SEO. Competitor analysis tools for content. Competitor Analysis Tools for Social Media.

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

Pam Moore

Do not get freaked out over the fear mongering “Facebook for business is doomed” posts! Yes, Facebook is making more changes to the Facebook newsfeed algorithm. This is the same trajectory Facebook has been on for years. This does not mean Facebook is doomed.

7 Top Personal Branding Goals To Develop Your Social Brand Strategy

Pam Moore

They aren’t thinking “should I do business with this person or brand.” ” Would you like to increase brand awareness, generate more leads? Long before Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and even blogs, people have been buying from people.

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Humanize Your Brand with Data and Social Insights using these 5 Strategies

Pam Moore

Humanizing your brand enables you to build a relationship built on trust, authority and human connection that can be felt in the heart. Ensure your audience and potential customer remembers your brand when it comes time to make a purchase decision?

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The Power of Facebook Marketing in 2018 is Real. Are you Ready?

Pam Moore

Is your Facebook marketing strategy and business Page ready for 2018? 2018 is going to be more challenging than ever for brands wanting to tap into the power of 1.37 billion monthly active users that Facebook proudly supports. residents use Facebook several times a day?

Ultimate Guide to Social Media Competitive Analysis

Sprout Social

Performing a social media competitive analysis allows you to get an in-depth look at what your competitors are doing to be successful. Depending on your industry, aim for around five competitors and put them all into a social media competitive analysis template.

Brand Humanization: Transparency vs Authenticity

Pam Moore

As many marketers and business owners are challenged to make their brands become human a few of the questions we hear most are: What do I talk about? The biggest mistake people make when it comes to building their social brand is blurring these two words.

Facebook 2018 News Feed Changes 101: What You Need to Know For Your Business

Pam Moore

Unless you have been hiding under a rock or too busy to do the double click, you likely know by now that Facebook recently announced some big changes to their news feed algorithm. These changes impact every business, brand and publisher using Facebook for business purposes.

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Social Networking Stats: Complaints Total One-Fifth of Brand Interactions on Facebook, Twitter

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via Facebook. via Facebook. Complaints Total One-Fifth of Facebook, Twitter Brand Interactions. ” The study, reported on Nate Elliott’s Blog , examined more than 2,5000 direct user interactions with 20 leading brands.

4 Tips to Ensure Your Branded Content Gets Discovered

Ignite Social Media

Branded content. In an era of ad-blockers and hyper-competitive social media, marketing that takes the form of useful and entertaining content as a way of promoting a brand has become de rigueur. You may already incorporate branded content into your marketing strategy.

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Emotional Branding 101: Make Your Brand More Human with These 8 Foundations

Pam Moore

Brands that inspire a higher emotional intensity receive 3x as much word-of-mouth as less emotionally-connected brands. Branding strategies, brand storytelling and even emotional branding is not new. Foundations of emotional branding.

Brand Storytelling in a Nutshell: 10 Foundations of Success

Pam Moore

Brands can tap into the power of storytelling to inspire, connect with and serve their audiences. Brand storytelling is not about bragging about yourself all day on the latest live video streaming mobile application. Brand storytelling requires both art and science.

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Identify the dominant objects and colors in brands’ images

Unmetric

Studies have recently pointed out that tweets with images get 150% more retweets than those without and Facebook image posts see 2.3X Unmetric now provides in-depth visual intelligence and analytics to help marketers decide which images engage best for their brand.

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What brands and BTS can teach you about partnerships and social media marketing

Unmetric

At Unmetric, we do something called the #UnmetricBrandStars on Twitter and Facebook. Each day, we trawl through brand posts and feature the most engaging post by a brand on our social handles. In 2019, collaborating with #BTS seems to be the way to go for brands!

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Personal Branding: Authenticity vs Transparency – Do You Know the Difference?

Pam Moore

As many brands are challenged to become human, engage with their community of customers, prospects, stakeholders, and competition a few of the questions we hear most are: What do I talk about? Becoming a human brand isn't going to happen overnight. Brand Storytelling in a Nutshell.

Social Media Data Analysis: How to Build your Plan

Devumi

How you can make a bit of sense of all this is through social media data analysis. Without good social media data analysis you may find your stumbling in the general direction of forward, rather than smoothly moving upwards with your follower numbers, mentions, and general brand reach.

Brands on social in June 2019: Rainbows, koalas, and cats

Unmetric

Social media collectively embraced the rainbow in June, with users and brands alike chiming in to celebrate Pride Month , honoring the 1969 Stonewall riots. Social users were vocal this month about corporate-pride tie-ins, calling out any brand that had reversed its stance on acceptance or did nothing for LGBTQIAP+ inclusion other than using rainbow colors in their logo. Our pals at Facebook celebrated Cat World Domination Day with a post pushing their new focus on Groups.

The importance of social media sentiment analysis (and how to conduct it)

Sprout Social

With so many consumers sharing their thoughts and feelings on social media, it quite literally pays for brands to have a pulse on how their products make people feel. Enter the world of sentiment analysis. Rather than let your customers’ emotions fall by the wayside, brands today can translate those feelings into actionable business data. What is sentiment analysis? If you want to know exactly how people feel about your business, sentiment analysis can do the trick.

Who Are You? The What, Why and How to Develop Your Personal Brand

Pam Moore

Welcome to the digital age of marketing where you are the brand. You can run and hide but you can't escape the need to build your personal brand. We will start with a Google, Facebook or Twitter search. It is becoming a requirement , not an option to develop your personal brand.

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Is Facebook Engaging for Your Brand?

Ignite Social Media

There are tons of opinions, articles and expert advice on which brands do it best and which don’t. Despite all this information, brands continue to struggle with keeping their content fresh and engaging, and determining whether organic or paid is the best direction to get the most of a post.

10 Ways Small Business Can Use Facebook Live Video Streaming

Pam Moore

Facebook Live video streaming enables brands and businesses of all sizes to tap into the power of video marketing and social media. It enables even the smallest of businesses to increase brand awareness, build community, nurture relationships.

Your Logo is NOT Your Brand – Marketing Brand Strategy in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

When many business leaders think of the term “brand” they think of pretty colors, expensive logos, fancy graphics, Facebook cover photos and traditional tv or radio advertisements. Smart marketers know branding is much more than a logo. Every brand touch counts.

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Analysis of The Top 10 Twitter Users and What We Can Learn From Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

who has previously written a great analysis on the top 5 blogs and now is taking his evaluation to Twitter. Twitter has a wide range of benefits from communicating with friends and families to building a brand for your business. Why not do some real analysis on regular people?

Power of Emotion: 8 Foundations to a More Human Brand

Pam Moore

Did you know that brands that inspire a higher emotional intensity receive 3x as much word-of-mouth as less emotionally-connected brands? Branding strategies, brand storytelling and even emotional branding is not new. Foundations of emotional branding.

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Don’t Be Fooled By Last-Click Analysis Of Social Media

Dave Fleet

In my opinion, brands make a mistake when they consider social media as purely conversion-driven tools. Social media provides numerous potential benefits besides end-of-funnel conversion, including: Long-term brand-building.

How to Get Your Facebook Ad Approved: Facebook Advertising Policies 101

Pam Moore

You know Facebook advertising is the perfect platform to help get the word out and reach your target audiences. So, you login to the Facebook ad manager or Facebook power editor and spend the next hour setting up your campaign. How could Facebook not approve your ad?

Facebook Advertising Policies in a Nutshell – Get Your Ad Approved

Pam Moore

You know Facebook advertising is the perfect platform to help get the word out and reach your target audiences. So, you login to the Facebook ad manager or Facebook power editor and spend the next hour setting up your campaign. How could Facebook not approve your ad?

Get Down with the OPC! How to Ignite Your Brand with Other People’s Content and Community

Pam Moore

Tapping into the OPC can be a huge turbo boost to zoom your brand, business results and both personal and professional relationships. People are the heartbeat of Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Audience Analysis Worksheet (helps you prioritize your niche).

5 Ways to Humanize Your Brand with Data and Social Media Insights

Pam Moore

Humanizing your brand enables you to build a relationship built on trust, authority and human connection that can be felt in the heart. Ensure your audience and potential customer remembers your brand when it comes time to make a purchase decision? Brand Humanization in a Nutshell.

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