7 Important Instagram Features Your Brand Should Know

Sprout Social

It’s important to cross-promote your Instagram on Facebook and Twitter. For example, once you get users following your brand on Instagram, you’ll want them to like your content so they see you more often. This creates more brand awareness and visibility for your content.

Jenn Herman’s Three Favorite Not-So-Secret Instagram Tips for You

agora pulse

Recently, we had Instagram expert Jenn Herman explore Agorapulse’s new Instagram features on a Facebook Live. “If you mention a busy username in a comment, that person or brand might not see the notification. “I am one of those brands/people.

3 Tips for Covering Live Events on Social

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Whether your brand is a participating sponsor at a major conference or hosting an event of its own, there’s no question that live events are a major investment for marketers. Brands can start to talk about an event as soon as it’s confirmed, and for as long as budget allows.

#SproutChat Recap: Using Keyword Search for Twitter & Instagram

Sprout Social

Monitoring your organization’s brand mentions is really only one segment of the conversations worth monitoring. At this week’s #SproutChat , we covered getting the most out of monitoring beyond brand mentions and how to utilize Sprout’s Brand Keywords. People tag brands on social because they want to guarantee your brand sees the post. There are often two extremes: they have a customer support issue or they really love your brand.

6 ways social media can improve customer service

Socialmedia.biz

Surely you’re using social media for marketing and branding purposes. For most businesses, it’s true that your customers spend significant time on social media interacting with brands. Tweeting your business or sending you a Facebook message is quicker and easier.

How H&R Block Activated 90,000 Seasonal Tax Pros in Social Media

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And from Cision , a free content marketing kit to help you get the most of your brand storytelling. “Our vision for the future is that our people are our brand.” Social Media Stat of the Week: 665 million daily Facebook users. via Facebook Newsroom.

How to Use Instagram to Expand Business Reach

Rebekah Radice

Sure, Facebook is still the most popular social network. In fact, in a recent Forrester study , it was found that, “Instagram delivered 58 times more engagement per follower than Facebook, and 120 times more engagement per follower than Twitter.”. Post your Instagram photo to Facebook.

Instagram vs. Snapchat: Which Is Best for Your Business?

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It was purchased in 2012 by Facebook. Since the purchase, Facebook-like features have been noted on Instagram, such as the algorithmic timeline , targeted ads and Instagram Live. Snapchat’s editing feature has text options, stickers, geotagged city stickers, personalized Bitmoji and an enormous variety of selfie filters. . Having the ability to upload multiple photos and videos into one post is another way for a brand to introduce storytelling into their posts.

Five Social Media Predictions for 2010

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Location-based applications like Foursquare and Brightkite will not be the darlings of social media as some predict, but will instead turn into features and dissolve into general social networks like Facebook and Twitter. Twitter recently rolled out its Geotagging capability on a limited basis. What needs to happen in the enterprise space is for one or two brands to be so well understood, so feature rich, and so commonplace, as to achieve generic status.

10 Super Easy Ways to Get More Traffic and Leads on Instagram

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She talks about the need to post with purpose by doing the following: having a Posting Strategy that aligns with your brand. using Geotags to get 79% more engagement. Is your account branded? Are you on Instagram but not getting results? .

4 Tips to Fuel Your Instagram Campaign to Success

Convince & Convert

Sometimes deepening the relationship between your brand and your fans is as simple as giving people a way to engage on a new level. Just one month after the introduction of Facebook timeline for brands, visual content (photos and videos) saw a 65% increase in engagement.

Which Instagram Analytics Tool Will Work Best for Your Business?

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Agorapulse is a dashboard that can show analytics for more than just Instagram, such as Facebook Page Insights and Twitter analytics. Track hashtags that are associated specifically with your brand to see how many people are using them.

7 Best Social Media Practices To Boost Your Conversions

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For those of you who want to combine the best practices for social media marketing with a clever Facebook hack, try looking at posts that were liked by people who are not yet fans. Do the hard work of establishing your brand as a thought leader. Facebook Live Events. Geotagging.

25 of the Best Blogging Tools to Make You a Better Blogger

Rebekah Radice

You’ll know who wrote about your brand and what they said. You can use the information you get from Brand 24 to start engaging with the people actively supporting you. Organize/search for your notes by geotag, keywords or tags. And it’s not just Facebook.

8 Easy Ways to Use Social Media to Market Your Small Business

Rebekah Radice

You can begin this process by building brand awareness. Start by translating your brand through visual marketing. Peg’s tip is to learn from the big brands! She updated her Facebook cover photo — plus she posted a Facebook post and an Instagram post.

6 Creative Social Media Tactics to Produce Better Content

Sprout Social

And recreating an approach that worked for one brand won’t always pan out for yours. The way people consume content has changed dramatically since Facebook first launched. Using GIFs can make your content more compelling and help your brand stand out.

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10 Top Twitter Tips to Improve Your Engagement

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It’s a free platform that has over 310 million active users, and unlike the monster that is Facebook, doesn’t meddle with your timeline (too much). Retweeting popular and unique tweets is a great way to boost how your brand is perceived. Remember to geotag.

10 Top Twitter Tips to Improve Your Engagement

ProBlogger

It’s a free platform that has over 310 million active users, and unlike the monster that is Facebook, doesn’t meddle with your timeline (too much). Retweeting popular and unique tweets is a great way to boost how your brand is perceived. Remember to geotag.

25 of the Best Blogging Tools to Make You a Better Blogger

Rebekah Radice

You’ll know who wrote about your brand and what they said. You can use the information you get from Brand 24 to start engaging with the people actively supporting you. Organize/search for your notes by geotag, keywords or tags. And it’s not just Facebook.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

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According to these numbers, the audience using Twitter actually declined from August to December, 2009 (during the same period, Facebook went from 250 million to 350 million members). Facebook Sharpening the Knife You may remember that Twitter refused Facebook’s $500 million buyout offer last September. So as expected, Facebook just added Twitter-style features and functions to its service , to evaporate Twitter’s competitive angle. Check ( Facebook Lite ).

Ignore Foursquare at Your Peril - An Analysis of Potential.

Convince & Convert

Now, I’m not suggesting Foursquare will ever approach Twitter’s level of ubiquity, much less Facebook’s. Because it was well understood by most participants, we didn’t talk too much in the chat about the impact of customers “checking in&# and posting updates to Twitter and Facebook, and how those check-ins drive awareness of local business. (I’ve This is really what Facebook ends up showing (via pictures, comments, etc)- just in hindsight.