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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Influencer Marketing 101: Definitions, Benefits and Success Tips in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

According to eMarketer, 48% of brands plan to increase their budgets for influencer marketing in 2017. Influencer marketing is a powerful way for you to increase brand awareness, grow community, grow your own influence, increase engagement, and grow your business when done right.

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.

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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Influencer Marketing: 10 Top Mistakes Brands Make and How to Fix Them

Pam Moore

Influence marketing is helping brands of all sizes big and small engage their dream customers, ignite communities, increase brand awareness and nurture powerful relationships. Every brand touch is an impression of your brand. Need help taking your brand to the next level?

The Definitive Guide to Instagram Stories

Socialmedia.biz

After launching in August 2016, Instagram Stories beat the cult-favorite Snapchat to be recognized as the most popular video story app used by both brands and consumers. Use Instagram Highlights to tell your brand story.

Facebook Website Custom Audiences: A Definitive Guide for Remarketing

Jon Loomer

The power of Facebook ads is found within the targeting. Those who have the most success with Facebook ads have mastered remarketing. Any Facebook advertiser with a website can do this using Website Custom Audiences. What is Website Retargeting on Facebook?

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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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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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.

Facebook Private Messaging for Brands

Mindjumpers

Tweet According to TheNextWeb , a new Facebook communication option appeared for Asia-based page admins. However, so far Facebook hasn’t announced the new feature, so I guess that the message option is being tested for a later roll out. What does it mean for brands?

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Your Definitive Guide to Social Media Image Sizes

Convince & Convert

Facebook. Visual storytelling is becoming an increasingly important aspect of the social web—and Facebook is well aware. However, there is a 20% text rule to these ads because Facebook requires the visual image to be prominent. These photos represent your brand on Facebook.

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? ” To understand this, let's first dig into the definition of authenticity and transparency. Building an authentic brand online.

Expectations of Facebook Timeline for Brands

Mindjumpers

Tweet Just a few days back, we wrote on our blog about Timeline for Pages, trying to guess how soon would it come out and how would it change the face of brand pages in the coming times. Facebook will bring Timeline to brand Pages this month in the U.S.,

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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?

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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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? ” To understand this, let's first dig into the definition of authenticity and transparency.

Top Flavored Water Brands on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

It’s pretty much become the new “thing” as people across the world declare their favorite brands, tweet pictures and even buy bathing suits to show their support. From La Croix and hint to Bubly, here are a few of the top flavored water brands on social media.

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Influencer Marketing: How to Co-Create Content with Top Industry Influencers

Pam Moore

Keeping up with the content demands of successful brand, audience and content marketing can be challenging even for the most experienced and qualified brands and marketers. The definition of co-created content (simplified even for newbies!). Times are changing.

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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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. Definition of the OPC.

Facebook Advertising: 5 Things You Must do Before Spending 1 Dollar

Pam Moore

When done right, Facebook advertising can be one of the best paid media options available to businesses of all sizes today. Facebook advertising is a marketing tactic every marketer is talking about it, but very few actually know how to drive real business results.

Social Trust Factor: 10 Tips to Establish Trust and Credibility for Your Brand

Pam Moore

Many marketing and business leaders spend months developing an integrated online platform, brand architectures, message platforms, social media strategies and plans, logos, and more. I am not talking about art as in brand and colors. Need help taking your brand to the next level?

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20 Ways to Bust through the Digital Noise with a More Human, Relevant Brand

Pam Moore

Building a brand that is relevant, memorable and valuable online requires a lot more than fancy visuals, fast moving video or knowing how to play the last social network newsfeed algorithm. Don’t pretend you are someone or a brand you are not. Think about the brands you love.

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5 Steps to Build Thought Leadership for Your Business and Personal Brand

Pam Moore

We've all seen the blog posts promising the magic 10 steps to be a thought leader in 140 characters or how to be a thought leader on LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and every other social network known to digital man and woman. Definition of thought leadership.

25 brands every social media manager should follow on social

Unmetric

Social media is a whole new ball game for brands. And yet, there are some brands out there that are impressively strong at social. And how can your brand get in on it? Find out which famous brands you should follow and what their social strategies are.

Are You Building A Loveable Or A Buyable Brand?

Atom Thought

The definition of great brands seems to be changing. Brands like Google, Facebook, Airbnb Apple, Ikea, are perceived as loveable friendly brands as compared to behemoths and intimidating big brands of yesteryears (IBM, Ford, AT&T etc.)

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Facebook Advertising 101: Why, When and How to Use Boosted Post Ads

Pam Moore

Would you like to achieve more ROI from your Facebook advertising and Facebook boosted posts? Do you see that cute little Facebook “boost post” button but don't really know how to optimize it? There are definitely pros and cons to using the Facebook boosted post ads.

Eight Cost-Effective Marketing Approaches to Grow Your Brand

Socialmedia.biz

All you have to do is create a website for your brand with a live blogging interface. Try to avoid the act of spamming random emails, however, as this would have a negative effect on your brand. Videos are one of the best tools to utilize in making your brand more visible in the market.

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Definitive Guide to Becoming Likeable Online

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Business » Definitive Guide to Becoming Likeable Online Definitive Guide to Becoming Likeable Online Written by Glen, this post has 57 Comments Without scrolling further down to check the answer, I want you to think about something.

Facebook Tip: How To Choose Who Can See Your Friends

Almost Savvy

Most people don’t seem to mind if the world can see who they’re connected to on Facebook. When logged into Facebook, look over to the right at the top of the page. This can be a rather cumbersome task if you’ve got more than a handful of Facebook friends.

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Facebook Boosted Post vs Other Facebook Advertising Options – Do You Know the Difference?

Pam Moore

Would you like to achieve more ROI from your Facebook advertising and Facebook boosted posts? Do you see that cute little Facebook “boost post” button but don’t really know how to optimize it? Pros and cons of using the Facebook boosted post.

The Facebook Boost Post Button Is (Still) a Terrible Idea

agora pulse

Frequent users of the Facebook Boost Post button, listen up: This is an intervention. That Boost Post option is definitely convenient, and it can be much quicker than going through the ad system. What Exactly Is the Facebook Boost Post Option?

How to Manage Facebook Ad Frequency

Jon Loomer

A high Facebook ad frequency is often the culprit when a campaign stops performing. But what exactly is considered “high” Facebook ad frequency, and what can you do to manage it? Last year, Lucas dug into the question of an “ideal” Facebook ad frequency.

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Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Written by Glen, this post has 83 Comments Many bloggers end up having a love-hate relationship with StumbleUpon.

Facebook’s new update scheduler

Sherrilynne Starkie

For the first time, Facebook page administrators can schedule updates now to be published in the future. But the scheduler will definitely help Facebook page admins who are trying to hit peak traffic times with updates. Related posts: Deleting your Facebook status.

How Your Brand Can Get the Most Value Out of Facebook’s Edgerank Algorithm

Mindjumpers

The following post is a follow-up on the ongoing discussion about the recent changes in Edgerank algorithm affecting Facebook reach and engagement. We find the subject to be of great importance to brands, which is why we keep you up-to-date and share the most relevant news on the matter.

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The Evolution of Facebook Remarketing

Jon Loomer

I thought about naming this post something like, “Why Facebook Advertisers Don’t Need a Website Anymore,” but that takes what I’m about to say too far. As a result, brands can create a top of the funnel video that targets interests or Lookalike Audiences.

We Need a Better Definition of "Native Advertising"

Twist Image

" Brands, media companies and marketing agencies are jumping on the native advertising bandwagon faster than you can say, "what ever happened to Pinterest being the next big thing?" In 1996, the IAB (Interactive Advertising Bureau) was founded with a core belief that if media and advertising standards were not put in place, the online advertising medium could never mature and capture a brand's advertising spend. " We do need a unified definition here.

Facebook by the Numbers [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet The online social media news site, Mashable , has put together a very nice infographic giving an overview of the current state of the social platform Facebook. And this is definitely something to take notice of.