Snapchat’s New Plans for Bitmoji and Twitter Verification Opens Up to All Users | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

The blue “verified” badge once reserved mainly for “accounts of public interest”, is now open to everyone.

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Know What’s Working on Social Media: 26 Free Social Media Analytics Tools

Buffer Social

We’ve refreshed this post for 2017, check out the latest and greatest social media analytics tools below. As a little bonus, we have included more than 19 free social media analytics tools in this post! Chapter 1: 19 Free Social Media Analytics Tools. Google Analytics.

Twitter Creates a New Tool for Brands and Snapchat is Changing up Their Game | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

All Twitter users now have access to a the free ‘ Twitter Dashboard ‘ From here, you can create customized feeds based on keywords and phrases, schedule tweets, receive content suggestions, and gather analytics.

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How Businesses like Sylvan Learning Center and Computer Explorers.

Saying It Social

Foursquare awards points and badges when users check-in at locations (check-ins can be done via a mobile phone with internet access or a computer). Businesses can engage and reward consumers by providing deals and discounts to Foursquare users that hold certain badges for checking in and patronizing their business.

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A Surefire Way to Get Verified on Twitter

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The blue verified badge on Twitter (seen in this example from @americanart) lets people know that your account is authentic. First, this badge tells the Twittersphere that you’ve made it and your content is worthy of public interest. Twitter Analytics Twitter management

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Analytics. 10 Indicators Your Business Should Rethink Its Twitter Strategy (Klout): Megan Berry of influence analytics provider Klout provides some best practices on how to build loyal Twitter followings. Analytics.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Tracking Website Engagement

Convince & Convert

Visitor Promotion: downloaded banners/badges or creation of personal fundraising pages. Web site Analytics and Metrics Guest Posts Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Make-A-Wish Foundation of America Petri Darby social media metrics website analytics Website engagement website metrics

Old-Fashioned Organic SEO Wins the Day After Google Penguin Update

Bare Feet Studios

If you do not make a habit of looking at your site analytics, you can easily check your Page Rank now and then. You can’t force people to add that but you can create a page and badges that encourage people to link you and give them all the code to copy and paste.

Instagram Bio: What to Put and Why

A few well-known brands and public figures also have a verified badge (the blue check mark) next to their profile picture to distinguish them as the ‘official’ account for easy recognition and to prevent impersonation.

Social Media Updates: May


Instagram Introduces New Analytics : In a bid to helping small businesses make the most of their Instagram marketing, the network developed new business profiles with an amazing new feature: Instagram analytics. Have a verified badge to let know the Page is authentic.

Time For a Facebook Business Manager Checkup

Jon Loomer

Anyone that has a small badge to the right of their name is an admin. Ask yourself: does anyone have a badge who actually shouldn’t?? But if you share the pixel properly, you can attach it to an ad account, utilize it within Facebook Analytics, and dial-in your dynamic ads.

I Will Not Write About Old Spice

Adam Cohen

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3 Top Challenges Facing the Social Content Curator

What’s more, the tool integrates with the top social media dashboard tools in the business – including Buffer, Hootsuite, Sprout Social and Oktopost – so that you can easily set your account to include Start a Fire badges on every URL you post. Post by Adi Englander.

Bridging the Social, the Human, and the Practical


Social best practices is aligning so much so with business practices that in looking for social analytics I came across an excerpt from Social Media Metrics Secrets by John Lovett that was brought to me by IBM Enterprise Marketing Management. Even simple “badges” can be rewards.

Alternative: Facebook Groups App Gone – Sep 2017 – Australia

Laurel Papworth

In the good news, it’s not because Facebook aren’t interested in groups anymore – with Group analytics/insights/measurements, Group Admin badges and connecting Group communities to Facebook Business Pages, Groups aren’t going anywhere.

Social Media Chat Tuesday, July 21st

Adam Cohen

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

The web analytics team knows about what customers do with your own web assets, not about what customers do – in the real world and in online social channels where you don’t own the assets.

18 WordPress Social Media Plugins to Live By

Sprout Social

WordPress Plugins for Analytics. New Google Plus Badge Widget. The New Google Plus Badge Widget makes it easy to show off your Google+ page in your sidebar or other areas of your site. Try it:

How To Create a Presence on Google+


For instance, an integration with Google Analytics seems like an inevitable feature when it comes to measuring the performance of your page. It is also possible to create a badge to place on your website. Tweet On November 7 2011, Google+ launched their highly anticipated pages.

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How To Promote You Facebook Page URL on Your Personal Profile.

Saying It Social

You would think that one of the first features Facebook would have added when the hype around creating Facebook Pages for business sprung up would have been a one (or two) click maneuver to easily post a link or a badge to your Facebook Page on your personal profile. People found a way to do this anyway by adding HTML and/or FBML (Facebook’s version of HTML) profile boxes with the code for their Facebook Page badges.

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Creating Online Courses with Kunerango


Sales – This is where you will find your sales analytics and earnings reports. Are you ready to start teaching online courses, but not ready to setup a membership site on your own website or share 50% of your profits to another company? If so, then Kunerango is the platform for you.

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The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Hashtags in 2019


Find Your Top Performing Hashtags with Later’s Hashtag Analytics. Instagram recently expanded the Instagram Graph API to include hashtag analytics, so now you can measure your Instagram hashtag performance directly from your Later account!

7 Best Newsletter Builders for Creating Great Newsletters

Writtent Blog

Social media and Google Analytics integration. GetResponse also includes powerful autoresponder capability, custom landing page and form builders, a strong spam checker, and in-depth reporting and analytics to help you make the most of your email marketing campaigns.

My Favorite Instagram Timesaving Tips (that you can borrow)

agora pulse

One tip is to turn off your phone notifications (on the iPhone you could turn off banners and alerts, but turn on the badge app icon). Review your analytics on a weekly and monthly basis to take note of trends you can learn from. Schedule a time to review your analytics.

Marketing Fit Interview: Christopher Penn, Vice President of Marketing Technology, SHIFT Communications

Justin Levy

We’ve divided marketing into either left brain – metrics, analytics, Big Data – or right brain – creative, inspirational, artistic – and we’ve put such a firewall between the two perspectives that marketers are incomplete.

The 12 Startups I’ve Invested In and Why

Convince & Convert

the recently re-branded Command Post has pivoted to focus on providing useful social media analytics, and delivering nuggets of insight and intelligence that help you identify hidden advocates (for example).

4 Free Tools for Researching Guest Blogging and Advertising Opportunities


I ran a little test of Compete’s unique visitors vs. Google Analytics unique visitors for three sites over the span of five months. to 3 times the number in Google Analytics.

8 Powerful Features to Help You Use Buffer to the Fullest

Buffer Social

You can be sure that the post will stay on that date, too, if you see the blue badge icon on the update. Use Buffer Analytics to identify your best performing posts in just a few clicks. Effectively measure what’s working and what’s not with Buffer for Business Analytics.

Become a Digital Marketing Certified Associate (DMCA) with Simplilearn


But there are a lot of them that are simply out there to collect your money and give you a badge, which may or may not mean much to the world at large. Google Analytics and Google Adwords Certifications.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Like last year, if your article is highlighted in this comprehensive post, there’s a badge for you to proudly celebrate this achievement on your site. Using Analytics to Measure SEO Success (Search Engine Land): Jill Whalen explains that rankings aren’t good success metrics.

What I've Learned About Blogging Based On A Year's Worth Of Data

Jason Yormark

So I decided to dive deep into the analytics of my blog to get a true understanding of what has worked, what hasn’t, and pulling the curtain so that you can hopefully find some insights that you can find useful in your own blogging endeavors.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Local SEO Tracking: How to Track Offline Conversions : Whether it’s by custom URLs or custom phone numbers, offline conversions can be tracked thanks to a bit of analytics know-how. It’s my birthday and I have some great news!

Social Media Is CRM

Social Media Network Marketing

Businesses also need to monitor social networking sites, recognizing and rewarding - often with badges, stars or other low-cost measures - those who are most proactive and communicative about a company's products or services. So it is imperative that social CRM includes business intelligence or analytical tools that measure success and help guide any corrections or enhancements along the way. Social Media lends itself to Customer Relation Management.

Marketing Fit Interview: Christopher Penn, Vice President of Marketing Technology, SHIFT Communications

Justin Levy

We’ve divided marketing into either left brain – metrics, analytics, Big Data – or right brain – creative, inspirational, artistic – and we’ve put such a firewall between the two perspectives that marketers are incomplete. Awakening your superhero isn’t about a shiny badge for your blog or calling yourself a marketing superhero in your slide deck. Throughout life we have the opportunity to meet people who make you smarter by being around them.

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47 Social Media Ideas, Formulas And Shortcuts for Instant Improvement

Rebekah Radice

Add your Facebook badge to your website and/or blog to allow visitors an easy way to connect with your page. Is Google analytics installed and properly configured? Plan to review and analyze your Google Analytics and shared statistics regularly.

How to use Twitter effectively & grow your brand

Sprout Social

Getting the blue “verified” badge on Twitter is an excellent place to start. Use Twitter Analytics data to adjust your timing as you learn more about your audience and their preferences. Measure your Marketing with Twitter Analytics : Twitter Analytics provides you with a basic overview of your social media marketing strategy. Twitter is home to 330 million monthly active users.

10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media

Justin Levy

Find Volunteer Opportunities Using social media online can help connect you with volunteer opportunities offline, and according to web analytics firm Compete, traffic to volunteering sites is actually up sharply in 2009. These badges generally serve one of two purposes (or both).

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2008: Social Media, SEO, and More " techipedia | tamar weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

New for 2008: If your article is highlighted in this comprehensive post, we have badges for you! Analytics: 8 Awesome Google Analytics Hacks, Tips, and Tricks offers tips on how to get more out of Google Analytics rather than what comes out of the box.

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Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth

Use Google Plus for identifying Leads and using analytics. Learn the key features of Foursquare and how businesses are building loyal customers in social media with campaigns and rewards: Claim your venue – shop, retail, club, office and manage analytics.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, November Discounts & Life on Facebook


How to get your community to build links for you – ways to motivate your community to link to you with badges, leaderboards, and more. Search Engines / SEO / Analytics. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a great discount code for November, and life on Facebook on The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

9 Elements of the Perfect Post


To identify your keywords in the first place, make sure to check your content analytics tool to see what organic keywords and topics are popular with your readers. This guest post is by Ginny Soskey of Shareaholic. A perfect blog post is hard to come by.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Oli Gardner reveals key tactics for converting social media followers into buyers, from using a landing page with a clear call to action and offering “social proof&# through badges and widgets to optimizing post-conversion opportunities. With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up.

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20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing


To see if you qualify for needing a mobile-friendly theme, go to your Google Analytics and look under Audience > Technology > Browser & OS. As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. What worked in 2011 may or may not be as effective in 2012.