Influencer Engagement: Finding a Fit

Waxing UnLyrical

Additionally, lack of brand awareness during a time of increasing “fake news” presented issues as there were some viral rumors questioning our nonprofit status, and operating and managing functions. Blurred Lines between Influencers and Brands. Influencers and brand.

Once Upon a Digital Brand: 6 Brand Storytelling Must Have Content Elements

Pam Moore

Do you have a brand story that you share with people who come in contact with your brand? A story that serves as the connective tissue and foundation representing the who, what and why your brand exists on this planet today? What is your brand story?

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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. Every brand touch counts.

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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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5 Secrets to Better Brand Engagement on LinkedIn

agora pulse

When it comes to B2B and B2C companies, brand engagement on LinkedIn is the holy grail. In this article, I’m going to share 5 secrets to better brand engagement on LinkedIn so that you can get in front of the people who need to know about you. Branded?

How to Craft Responses: Reactive Engagement 101

Ignite Social Media

As a brand, reactive social engagement is one of the best ways to make an impression and develop a relationship with your audience. Know Your Brand & Your Audience?. Always Engage.

15 Highly Engaging Pokemon Go Brand Posts

Unmetric

I turned to Discover to see if brands too were going nuts over Pokemon Go. There were about 12,000 pieces of Brand Content across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, in North America alone that mention Pokemon. It definitely adds some color to the brand. I'll be honest with you.

LinkedIn Publishes New Data on Ad Engagement for B2B Brands Over the Holidays

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has published a new study which looks at engagement rates around B2B ads over the holiday period

New Study Examines How Brand Engagement on Social Influences Purchase Behavior

Social Media Today

interact with brands on social media, and how these interactions influence their buying decisions A new survey by The Manifest, explores how social media users from across the U.S.

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How to Use Brand Storylines to Spark Social Media Engagement

Convince & Convert

Bland, boring tweets and Facebook updates aren’t of much value, but that’s what many brands are sharing. Their brands have a presence, but the content is lacking. As a result, these brands do not cultivate vibrant, engaged, and growing social media groups.

How to Calculate Your Instagram Engagement Rate

Later

Calculating your Instagram engagement rate can be surprisingly difficult to do. Should “engagement” include the number of times your post was saved? It’s a simple question with a complicated answer: how is Instagram engagement rate calculated?

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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Ways to Better Engage with your Social Media Followers

Ignite Social Media

A lot has changed in social media in the nine years since that book was written, but one thing certainly has not: engaging with your fans matters. Here are five ways to better engage with your social media followers. of other fans who have taken time to write to your brand.

Facebook Brand Engagement Grows 896% Year-Over-Year

The Realtime Report

A new study by Adobe found that brand engagement (defined as likes, comments, and shares) on Facebook rose 896% year-over-year. Mobile engagement is also way up; around one-quarter of Facebook engagement came from mobile users. What led to the increase in brand engagement?

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.

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? They fear they must share what they ate for breakfast, lunch and dinner to build their personal brand.

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Do’s and Don’ts for Reactive Social Media Engagement

Ignite Social Media

Your channels are the meeting ground of your community, where they can voice both their love for your brand, and rant about what they wish was different. It’s your job to engage with these individuals and build 1:1 relationships with them. Do’s of Engaging on Social: • Do be personable.

How Brands Can Create Social Engagement Via Music Festivals

Ignite Social Media

1 million tweets per day using #Coachella branded hashtag. It’s no secret that there is brilliance behind Coachella’s social media marketing & branding strategy. EXAMPLES OF BRANDS WHO DID IT RIGHT AT #COACHELLA 2016: Cupcake Vineyards. Don’t let your brand get lost.

Five Ways to Boost Your Brand Value Using Social Amplification

Webbiquity SMM

Building a brand is more important than ever. Your brand is what differentiates you from your competitors. A solid brand identity can help you get more people to trust your products and/or services. So, how can you boost your brand’s value? Guest post by Shane Barker.

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How to Increase Engagement on Instagram with Later

Later

Wondering how to increase engagement on Instagram? With an ultra-smart algorithm and tons of creative brands competing for people’s attention, growing your Instagram engagement can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. Ready to increase your Instagram engagement?

23 Tips to Build a Brand that is a Sweet Orange in a World of Bitter Apples

Pam Moore

How do you build a brand that is a sweet orange in an online social world of bitter apples? How do the brands that leave lasting imprints in your head do it? Why do you consistently buy one brand over another? There is a reason that the brands, jingles are stuck in your head.

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How to Convert Employees into Brand Ambassadors on LinkedIn

Webbiquity SMM

However, most enlightened executives now realize LinkedIn is a powerful tool to transform their already-engaged employees into company brand ambassadors. Converting your employees into company brand ambassadors. Some of these benefits include: Building your brand on LinkedIn.

How to Start a Conversation on Social and Increase Brand Engagement

Meltwater

How do we break the ice and start a conversation? Blog Social

Engagement Is The New Real-Time

Mindjumpers

Ever since Oreo proved to the world that their cookie was the most versatile, brands have been attempting to reach a similar level of ‘social media nirvana’. However this coveted marketing phenomenon now has a new competitor that is ready to steal the ‘audience engagement thunder’ in 2014.

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. Their audience is not engaging, clicking, or buying. I am not talking about art as in brand and colors.

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The 4 Secrets of Influencer Engagement

Waxing UnLyrical

84% of brands plan to integrate influencers into their current marketing strategy. Although most brands have adopted the practice of influencer marketing in some way, shape, or form, the level of maturity within brand’s influencer marketing practices varies greatly.

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 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.

Last month on social: Brands, bananas, and banter

Unmetric

Brands cashed in on all the chatter on social with their own twists and take on popular trends. None of Innocent’s subsequent tweets in July were able to top the huge engagement score this one garnered. Every brand’s brands to follow list is sure to feature MoonPie and Wendy’s.

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5 Ways Australian Auto Brands Drive Engagement

Unmetric

In a quest to understand why automobile brands get so much engagement on social media, I analyzed the performance of five Australian auto brands. These auto brands are more likely to Post on a Friday than any other day. They also get most engagement on Fridays.

New Report Finds Instagram Engagement Rates are In Decline

Social Media Today

A new report has suggested that overall engagement rates on Instagram posts are declining, which could be a consideration for brands

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Instagram Engagement Rates Will Drop If You Keep Doing This

agora pulse

In this post we’ll go over some habits to drop if you want to increase Instagram engagement rates for your brand or business. Posting here and there won’t help improve your Instagram engagement rates. Sometimes to get engagement and interaction you have to ask for it.

Interpreting Facebook Page Insights: Reach vs. Engagement

yMarketingMatters

billion users) providing the opportunity to reach and engage with highly targeted potential customers in an intimate, exceptional one-on-one way. It is a great tool because it offers a ton of new metrics to analyze: Likes, reach, engaged users, visits and more.

Is Personal Branding Required for Business? How to Ignite the YOU Factor – Free Webinar

Pam Moore

Do you need to worry about your personal brand as a working professional? Or is a personal brand only for those “online gurus” trying to get rich and famous? The truth is this… You have a brand regardless if you plan it or not. Your brand is made of perceptions.

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Power of Fun: Ignite Brand Awareness and Grow Your Business with the FUN Factor

Pam Moore

Did you know that brands that inspire a higher emotional intensity receive three times as much word of mouth as less emotionally connected brands? It's not just the big media outlets or big brands that are the media today. It didn't take a rocket brand scientist to create.

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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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Use Instagram to Create Visual Engagement

Mindjumpers

Today, we see an increasing number of brands jumping on board to create visual engagement with their fans by showcasing their products, services and events through mobile photo sharing on Instagram. How Threadless Engages its Community on Instagram.

Is Brand Engagement Over on Facebook?

Janet Fouts

Even brands with deep pockets are feeling the pinch. Ogilvy reported earlier this year that pages with over 500,000 likes are seeing engagement rates plummet to just 2% and that rate is falling by.5% Cost: We see Facebook ads with a typical CPE (Cost Per Engagement) of between $0.29

How Volkswagen Creates Visual Engagement

Mindjumpers

Volkwagen’s Facebook FlipDrive is the most recent example of how Facebook makes it possible for brands to create engagement through visual storytelling. We may see more of similar visual engagement from other brands as a result of this case that already has got a lot of attention.

#measurePR Recap (November 2016): Measuring Engagement

Waxing UnLyrical

The November edition of #measurePR focused on measuring engagement. Here’s some of what we talked about: On defining engagement: 1/3 Engagement is anything that provokes an action. A2: They key for engagement is knowing your audience. Know what drives them to engage.

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 Strategy in a Nutshell.

How to Use Facebook Live to Engage with Your Audience

Ignite Social Media

You likely already know that your brand should be utilizing Facebook Live. From Buzzfeed’s exploding watermelon to a Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibit , brands of all sizes and industries are experimenting with how to employ one of the most engaging tools available to social media users.

How to Create Engagement Through Facebook Timeline

Mindjumpers

The new Timeline design rolled out earlier than expected for many brand pages. This post will focus on how you as a brand can engage your audience by using the setup of Facebook Timeline. Use this feature to create a story of your brand or organization in your timeline.