What Is an API & Why Does It Matter for Social Media?

Sprout Social

Your Internet experience runs on APIs. But what is an API and why does it matter to you? In this article, we’ll give a high-level overview of APIs and how they relate to your daily life. What is an API? API stands for application programming interface.

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Facebook Updates: Dynamic Ads and Website Custom Audience Enhancements

Jon Loomer

This change makes sense particularly due to the concurrent announcement of Dynamic Ads for Travel, which don’t focus on the sale of tangible goods. Marketers are already promoting their products via Instagram, but now they will be able to do it dynamically with Dynamic Ads.

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Top 5 Instagram Marketing Trends for 2019

Later

Wondering what the big Instagram marketing trends for 2019 will be? The luggage brand @Calpak has created adorable travel related stickers, no brand name required. Instagram Marketing Trend #2: Influencers Get More Authentic.

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How to Use WeChat for Business: A Guide for Marketers

Hootsuite

Many non-Chinese brands have used WeChat’s Mini Programs and platform features to break into the Chinese market. Read on for app stats, WeChat marketing strategies, and more. Pay services are now available to users in 49 markets outside of Mainland China.

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17 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Top Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He’s also founder of Exploring Social Media , a social media marketing program for beginners to teach them how to best understand and make sense of this online phenomenon for marketing. Samir Balwani is a marketing strategist and Director of Member Acquisition for StyleCaster.

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Why Snapchat Memories Will Be Pivotal (And Why Marketers Are So Excited)

Buffer Social

If you could travel back in time to when Facebook or Instagram first started grabbing mainstream attention, knowing what you do now about the opportunity they hold for brands, you’d jump aboard, right?

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Get Ready for the Bots – on Facebook Messenger

Mindjumpers

Thanks to their highly advanced Send/Receive API, these bots are able to reply with actual structured messages, including links, images, hotel reservations, the weather etc. Besides banks, what other markets will benefit from this?

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook The Facebook Marketing Bible: 24 Ways to Market Your Brand, Company, Product, or Service Inside Facebook (Inside Facebook): Justin Smith shows how Facebook includes a variety of channels that spread the word in a very in-depth blog post. 9 Reasons You Should be Using and Watching Facebook (Sugarrae): There’s a lot of marketing potential in Facebook, and Rae shows you why. What are Social Media Marketing and Social Media Optimization?

The Ultimate Guide to Scheduling Instagram Posts

Later

Unfortunately, a lot of social media marketers are at a loss when it comes to picking the best app for scheduling Instagram posts! Let’s say that you run a travel brand and often post photos of beautiful locations around the world.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Hashtags in 2019

Later

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! Not sure where to start when it comes to Instagram Stories strategy and marketing?

10 Hacks to Save Time on Instagram

Later

When it comes to marketing your business on Instagram, you need creative content to captivate your audience and a strong strategy to grow your following. Instagram Instagram hacks instagram management Instagram marketing social media management

What’s Next for Social Data Intelligence

Convince & Convert

The early adopters of social listening and analytics, who first saw its value, were all communications specialists and early pioneers in digital marketing. For us at Talkwalker , data integrity comes from understanding our customers‘ needs and the sector’s direction of travel.

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How to Edit Instagram Videos to Match Your Brand Aesthetic

Later

For example, popular travel blogger Christian Maté Grab offers his cinematic LUTs packs to help his followers achieve his cool, filmy aesthetic: View this post on Instagram. We teamed up with HubSpot to create a free video guide to help you use video to market your business on Instagram.

Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Audiense

If you’ve been travelling around London by Tube or Trains this week, you’ll notice how atrocious the services have been. The team is also replying to Twitter users complaining about their travels, and giving them compensation (probably some gin, hopefully some gin!).

How to Adapt Your Brand for Instagram

Convince & Convert

With a new API and fully operational ad business, marketers have excitedly been testing different types of advertising opportunities on Instagram. Get more content like this, plus the very BEST marketing education, totally free.

Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Audiense

If you’ve been travelling around London by Tube or Trains this week, you’ll notice how atrocious the services have been. The team is also replying to Twitter users complaining about their travels, and giving them compensation (probably some gin, hopefully some gin!).

Get Ready for the Bots – on Facebook Messenger

Mindjumpers

Thanks to their highly advanced Send/Receive API, these bots are able to reply with actual structured messages, including links, images, hotel reservations, the weather etc. Besides banks, what other markets will benefit from this? Restaurants , travel and possibly supermarkets with online shopping services are big industries for it to thrive. In fact, the potential amount of markets are endless for this stream of interaction – just like it is with human customer service.

Capital One 360 Reviews and promotions

SocialFish

Their personal banking offers checking and savings accounts and investment opportunities such as the Certificates of Deposits and Money market accounts. The Capital One’s 360 saving account pays a not too shabby APY of 1.00%. APY on any balances that exceed $10,000.

Introducing Instagram Reposting by Buffer: Never Run Out of Amazing Content

Buffer Social

Learning how to repost on Instagram is the key to taking your marketing strategy on the photo-sharing platform to the next level. Since Instagram’s API doesn’t yet allow full scheduling and auto-posting, Buffer for Instagram works using reminders and notifications on your phone.

Want to Create a Trail-Blazing Social Media Campaign? Here Are 13 Tips From Brands like Airbnb, Coca-Cola, and Starbucks

Buffer Social

Unlike your ongoing social media marketing , campaigns tend to be for a specific purpose and only last for a certain time period. The strategy you’d take for running a social media campaign might be different from your usual social media marketing strategy.

12 Myths Holding You Back From Instagram

Later

As an Instagram Partner, we have explicit permission to use the API, so your account is always safe and secure! Take a look at how travel company G Adventures always uses relevant hashtags on their posts: . Since Instagram is a visual marketing platform, your images and videos definitely matter – but that doesn’t mean that you have to be a professional (or splash out on expensive kit) to create an eye-catching feed!

The Complete Guide to Instagram Ads: A Step-by-Step Guide to Advertising on Instagram

Buffer Social

Using the Facebook advertising system, marketers can now reach any specific segment of Instagram’s 600+ million users. For more details on Instagram demographics, check out our Instagram marketing guide. Facebook’s Marketing API.

Top 10 Brands Killing It on Instagram

Social Media Strategies Summit

In April, the platform saw changes to its API that resulted in the death of Instagram bots, apps that help brands analyze their followers and limitations on the ability to repost UGC. companies used Instagram for marketing, and this trend is likely to continue into 2019.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

And, let’s not forget the next step that follows the start of the blog, and that is blog marketing ! This is also a great place to find social networks by niche including business, design, entertainment, health, music, photo, and travel. You can get your API key from Akismet.

Financial Plus Credit Union

SocialFish

Earn 4.15% APY* on balances up to $10,000. This is quite rare to find in the market, and for that, Financial plus has managed to rise above the competition. Money Market account. Now, a money market account is similar to a high-yield savings account, with a slight difference.

Instagram for Business: 30 Tips to Grow Your Audience and Stand Out on Instagram

Buffer Social

And as Instagram has grown over recent years, that’s left many business owners and marketers with one very clear and important question: How can we use Instagram for business? When using any marketing channel, it’s important to have goals you want to achieve.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

Every week, people build and launch new social media tools, empowering us marketers in our day-to-day work. Fresh marketing inspiration with every new tab. Description: Zest is a new tab extension that helps you discover great marketing articles. Travel/Vacation.

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Like ‘em or Hate ‘em, Paypal May be the Best Checking Account Alternative for Business Banking

Stay N' Alive

They’re attached to Money Market funds that produce interest on my checking account. I can integrate to payments, deposits, and more, all through a developer API. I don’t have an API to access payments. I have to travel somewhere to get any sort of personal service, and calling them takes long waits on the phone. Most of you know my relationship with Paypal.

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

RTM has gadgets (as seen above), applications for all mobile platforms, an API, and much more. I travel with a Dell Latitude E6410 laptop, and that’s a great and super fast machine which is perfect for those times away from home.

How This Digital Agency Drives Revenue from Social Media (and How You Can Too)

Buffer Social

Focus , with online marketing, is key. Paul Gordon, Gather Social: Although we’re technically a marketing agency, we’re primarily focused on sales for people. We actually connect through to the Buffer API to push our things through to the Buffer dashboard.

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Like 'em or Hate 'em, Paypal May be the Best Checking Account Alternative for Business Banking

Stay N' Alive

They're attached to Money Market funds that produce interest on my checking account. I can integrate to payments, deposits, and more, all through a developer API. I don't have an API to access payments. I have to travel somewhere to get any sort of personal service, and calling them takes long waits on the phone. Most of you know my relationship with Paypal.

How Facebook Messenger Bots Can Impact Your Business

Sprout Social

If Facebook Messenger isn’t high on your list of marketing assets, it may be time to reconsider that decision, and here’s why: its adoption rate. It’s a new opportunity to reach a massive user base with sales, marketing and customer support messaging. There are three main capabilities at the core of bots for Messenger: Send/Receive API: This includes the ability to send and receive text, images and rich bubbles with CTAs. Whole Foods Market.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

Family members would hop onto donkeys and travel out seeking help and refuge and bringing News. Will you pay for a story that has travelled from one part of the community to another, or will you go into that community (online) yourself and google the story?

Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

Suddenly, I’m inundated with new terminology: ftp, html coding, ajax, api keys and plugins. My many twitter friends, especially Clara Kuo of The Millennium Marketer ( @manesaclara ), have replied instantly to queries with answers and words of encouragement.

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Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

Suddenly, I’m inundated with new terminology: ftp, html coding, ajax, api keys and plugins. My many twitter friends, especially Clara Kuo of The Millennium Marketer ( @manesaclara ), have replied instantly to queries with answers and words of encouragement.

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70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

This is also a great place to find social networks by niche including business, design, entertainment, health, music, photo, tech, and travel. Headway – Headway markets itself as the drag and drop theme, best for new WordPress users.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

crowdSPRING is the latest entry into the increasingly crowded crowdsourced graphic design service market. From its humble beginnings as an area on the web development discussion forums at SitePoint , to being spun off from the SitePoint Marketplace a few months ago, 99designs has experienced astonishing growth to become a leader in its market. With how flooded the market is with graphic designers it can be tough to get a foot in the door. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I have encountered another FB fan page issue: as owner of travel agency start-up I cannot get the fan page address until I have 25+ fans (it used to be higher in the past)…ridiculous arbitrary number…why can’t I give a fan page address directly to potential customers?

How to Make Money With Blogs & Blogging

Viper Chill

In terms of affiliate marketing, it’s usually much better to own the product at the top of a Clickbank category and having thousands of people promoting it for you, rather than being one of the thousands of people promoting a product for someone else. Home What the F ?

30 Practical Tips for Producing Great Facebook Live Videos

ProBlogger

Recently at Social Media Marketing World I talked to many people who had been experimenting with FB Live and I asked many of them how long their videos went for. There are many such products on the market for live streamers!

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