LinkedIn: Difference Between “Share an article, photo, or update” vs. “Write an article”

yMarketingMatters

On your LinkedIn home page, you have the option to share your content – posting updates – in two ways: (1) “Share an article, photo, or update” OR (2) “Write an article” You can share your content in two ways: (1) “Share an article, photo, or update” or (2) “Write an article”.

Five content marketing tricks of a great social media consultant

Sherrilynne Starkie

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. Dark Arts of Content Marketing.

Six social media tactical articles you need to read

SocialFish

In no particular order: Social Media Demographics: The Surprising Identity Of Each Major Social Network (Business Insider). The latest demographic info for each of the major social sites. SlideShare Presentations From #RLTM Realtime Marketing Lab (Realtime Report).

3-Part Formula for Social Media Success!

yMarketingMatters

You know social media changes so fast, any advice you hear today might very well be out of date by next. But I have learned that there is one simple formula for social media success that works no matter what. How do we define great content for social media?

Six social media tactical articles you need to read

SocialFish

In no particular order: Social Media Demographics: The Surprising Identity Of Each Major Social Network (Business Insider). The latest demographic info for each of the major social sites. SlideShare Presentations From #RLTM Realtime Marketing Lab (Realtime Report).

Search Engine Optimization THEN Blogging THEN Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

They’ve adapted to using online social networks (namely LinkedIn) to identify passive candidates in the last few years and it’s serving them well. Bookmark a site on a social bookmarking site where they can look it up later and where some of their contacts might discover it.

How to Calculate the ROI of Social Media Marketing [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Quick: Can you list the goals of each and every one of your social media efforts? If you’re like many marketers, those questions probably bring a quizzical look to your face. There remains some debate about whether social media ROI can be measured.

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2018 Reflections: Our 10 Favorite Articles of 2018

Social Media Today

Looking to get a head start on coming social media marketing shifts? Check out our favorite posts from the last year in this summary

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. Buffer Social.

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The Changing Face Of Article Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

» The Changing Face Of Article Marketing Article marketing is a mainstay of Internet marketing. But recently, article marketing has taken a huge turn – for better and for the worse. Or find websites within your niche that publish articles.

5 Ways to Repurpose an Article

Small Business Mavericks

When you repurpose an article, what you are doing is saving yourself time and money while pushing the envelope on the benefits that piece of content is providing. Let’s say you write an article to post on your blog or website. How can you repurpose that article so that you don’t produce a duplicate content flag from Google? Publish it in your newsletter – One way to repurpose an article that has already been published is to publish it in your newsletter.

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

Webbiquity SMM

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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Outsourcing Social Media Management

yMarketingMatters

This is a permission-based re-post of latest blog from colleague Tom Treanor , Founder and President of Right Mix Marketing Inc., whom I have long respected for his sound and pragmatic social media and marketing advice and expertise.

How to Improve Your Social Media Marketing in 2019 and Beyond

Kikolani

I distinctly remember a handful of years ago, when I was writing an article about social media and its place The post How to Improve Your Social Media Marketing in 2019 and Beyond appeared first on Kikolani. Social Media

How to Improve Your Social Media Marketing Plan With 13 Growth Hacks

Convince & Convert

That means the founders are also the marketers, the SaaS developers are also building the startup’s website and blog, and an office manager basically becomes the vice president of miscellaneous things. I think you’ll find they’ll work for your social media marketing, too.

Social media: the ultimate skills cheat sheet

Sherrilynne Starkie

The term ‘social media consultant’ can mean different things to different people because there is a whole range of skills and talents on offer. The cheat sheet provides a summary of the key skills a well-rounded social media consultant should possess. Articles, website content, social media updates, email campaigns. Video Production Social networks are increasingly optimised for video content.

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Top Five: New social media ‘stories’ features

Sherrilynne Starkie

Must-know social media news for communicators and marketers for this week include new Stories innovations from Facebook and YouTube, insight on finance journalists, a new editor for a LGBTQ+ magazine and search innovations from Google.

How These 5 Brands Are Acing Storytelling on Social Media

agora pulse

Consumers don’t care about your brand or your marketing message—unless it resonates. Here are five brands acing storytelling on social media and some actionable takeaways. the Charmin Bears, Tony the Tiger, and the Keebler Elves) in their marketing messages and for good reason.

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Shape Up Your Social Media For 2019

agora pulse

So how about we shape up your social media for 2019? In this article, we’re trimming the fat, toning up your channels and muscling up for summer. Ready for your social media workout? It’s no different for social media managers.

21 best social media analytics tools

Unmetric

It’s pretty evident that social media isn’t anymore just a medium for communication and funny cat videos. We all know how big of a role social media plays for business and that managing multiple social accounts on different social media networks can be time-consuming.

115 Facts You Never Knew About Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

It’s something that you use almost every day, but how much do you really know about social media? Social Media Is The New Newspaper. Did you know that Reddit is the most popular social media platform as a source of news? Social In Sixty Seconds.

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. Why is good writing important for social media success?

Article Marketing - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Article submission is a great way to do propaganda about your business, your blog, your website, or yourself too. If you are writing about your business or your blog a good authentic article fetches you a great number of traffic.If Ofcourse this does not mean that you keep stuffing the article with key words and phrases just about unnecessary. Content is the key to getting the reader tuned into your article and retaining the reader too.

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Image credit: Buddy Media. In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. by Maximize Social Business.

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Is it an ad or an article? Going native!

Sherrilynne Starkie

People have a lot of trouble discerning between online native advertising and editorial content, according to a recent survey by Contently, the content marketing software company. On nearly every publication tested, respondents identified native advertising as an article. .

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How to Use #Hashtags to Improve Your Social Media Marketing

yMarketingMatters

Hashtags are a way for social media users to tag their posts with keywords, which in turn make them easier for social networks to organize and users to search. Each users’ trending topics is different based on their location and social connections.

Debunking the myths of social media

Sherrilynne Starkie

There is certainly no shortage of information about social media use readily available online. Likewise, opinions on social media trends flow freely through new sites, blogs and just about anyone who is selling social media services. Related articles.

Gartner: fake social media reviews

Sherrilynne Starkie

Many marketers have turned to paying for positive reviews with cash, coupons and promotions.” As the FTC begins to crack down on this practice of fake reviews/ratings, some social media sites identifying fake and defaming reviews and requesting they be taken down.

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30 Social Media Sites, Tools, Posts and Articles that I Bookmarked from 2010

Direct Marketing Observations

One of the things that I do throughout the year though is, I stockpile sites, blog posts, articles, tools and things that just catch my eye-Oh yea that’s called social bookmarking isn’t it? So it starts with this resource: 100+ Upcoming Social Media & Tech Events.

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How to Get Your LinkedIn Articles Read by More People

agora pulse

If you have started to use LinkedIn Publishing , you may be wondering how to get your articles read by more people. Regularly Write Your LinkedIn Articles. If you use a social media calendar , make sure you include “Write LinkedIn article” at least once a month.

Social Media Updates: June

yMarketingMatters

If you’re trying to build your brand using Facebook with a strong a content marketing strategy, you’ll love this new update. PLUS — when people click on the link that appears to your blog or articles – this brings MORE traffic to your website.

Annual Social Media Budget Planning For Companies And Bloggers

SocMed Sean

NOTE: I originally wrote and published this article back in November of 2011 and it has generated a lot of interest over the years. 2) Listening and Engagement Tools like Hootsuite, Curata, Sprout Social, Brandwatch. The Reality Of Social Media Budget Planning.

5 Funny Social Media Predictions for 2018

agora pulse

By now you will all have read some social media predictions for 2018. Robots will take over the world (AGAIN) and Twitter will die a dramatic death, forced out of the market by virtual reality millennials. Change creeps into our social media platforms and we adapt as we go along.

4 Ways Facebook Instant Articles Will Change Blogging Forever

agora pulse

Facebook Instant Articles is Facebook’s latest way for you to engage your audience with material you post on your blog. According to Facebook, the over 1,000 publishers who are using Facebook Instant articles are seeing 20% more clicks and 30% more shares.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

For anyone in marketing or PR being asked to make “data-driven&# decisions “based on the numbers&# (and doesn’t that include pretty much everyone in marketing and PR these days?), How are consumers and b2b decision makers using social media in their buying processes?

The Social Media Marketing Cheat Sheet

yMarketingMatters

My latest post on Web Marketing Today : The Social Media Marketing Cheat Sheet. Many small business owners ask me for a plan before starting up on social media marketing.

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

Unmetric

Each day, we trawl through brand posts and feature the most engaging post by a brand on our social handles. A few days back, our social media manager chose Mattel, a US-based toy manufacturing company, as the Brand Star of the day for their tweet on BTS-based dolls.

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104 Fascinating Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014 (and 2015)

Webbiquity SMM

Looking at marketing surveys and studies from the past year, a few trends are clear, among them that buyers are firmly (and increasingly) in control of the purchase cycle. What do marketers rate as the single most valuable SEO tactic? 9 General Marketing Stats. Social Fresh ).

How to Manage Social Media Profiles

yMarketingMatters

There are many social networking websites for smaller businesses. Little wonder that business owners become overwhelmed when it comes to managing social media. This article will offer tips on how businesses can manage social media activities. The most active are Facebook , LinkedIn , Twitter , Google+ , Pinterest , YouTube , Flickr , and SlideShare. The top bookmarking sites are StumbleUpon , Digg and Delicious.

Getting everyone social media trained

Sherrilynne Starkie

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn,” said Ben Franklin about social media never. Social Media Week 2012 SP (Photo credit: Fora do Eixo). Most organizations use social media channels in some way as part of their daily business.

PR generalists vs social media specialist?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Can PR agencies respond to the structural changes of social media? From the time I started Strive PR in 2005, it was already evident that social media was transforming public relations practices. We don’t rely on a specialist social media team, as Simon suggests.

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

As marketing becomes more data-driven, it’s vital to use data to keep up with trends, competitor strategies, and developments in your market. of all marketers love blog posts about marketing statistics. For example, 93% of marketers use social media for business.

Study shows social media drives sales

Sherrilynne Starkie

Research released today by LoyaltyOne and two leading North American academic institutions provides the long-awaited proof that social media interaction between a customer and a brand drives immediate and long-term sales increases. Social media in call centres.

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