Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Brand leaders around the globe are freaking out as they read the blog posts, watch the videos and see the tweets fly by from the Facebook fear mongers crying that the end of Facebook as we know it has arrived. Facebook 2018 is all About Engagement. What is your brand?

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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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Best Brand Monitoring Tools – At Any Price

Webbiquity SMM

Given the increasing importance of reviews, not just for consumer brands but B2B offerings as well—plus backlinks, microinfluencers, and social media conversations—it’s vital to track online brand mentions. Free Brand Monitoring Tools. Social Media Brand Monitoring Tools.

Blog check list for getting noticed

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s a great infographic check list from the folks at DivvyHQ to help bloggers build an audience. Top tips for bloggers and brands. PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE. Some tried and true tactics are include and some new ideas too. Enjoy!

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Decoding the Facebook Algorithm: A Fully Up-to-Date List of the Algorithm Factors and Changes

Buffer Social

If you do Facebook marketing , one thing that you might want to understand is the Facebook algorithm. We want to help you understand how your Facebook posts get viewed on Facebook. Read on, and see what goes into the complex, fascinating formulas of the Facebook News Feed.

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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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Don’t Listen to the Facebook Fear Mongers – What You Need to Know on Newsfeed Changes 2018 Webinar

Pam Moore

Do not get freaked out over the fear mongering “Facebook for business is doomed” posts! Yes, Facebook is making more changes to the Facebook newsfeed algorithm. This is the same trajectory Facebook has been on for years. This does not mean Facebook is doomed.

22 Simple Tips to Grow Your Email List Organically

yMarketingMatters

While social media marketing like Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, and LinkedIn are getting tons of interest, email is still KING. Email is used far more than Facebook and Twitter combined. Daily activity for Facebook: 60 million updates.

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How to Build Your Personal Brand to Inspire, Connect and Grow Your Business in 2018

Pam Moore

One of the top questions I hear from business leaders, small business owners, executives, sales representatives, and everything in between is, “Pam, do I need a personal brand? It's natural for us to want to do business with people and brands we trust and who make us feel good.

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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?

Humanize Your Brand with Data and Social Insights using these 5 Strategies

Pam Moore

It's easy to get lost in the numbers, or to get over focused on followers, likes, shares, views, listens and the list goes on. Humanizing your brand enables you to build a relationship built on trust, authority and human connection that can be felt in the heart.

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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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Why I List My Facebook Friends

Ari Herzog

Facebook defines the news feed as “an ongoing list of updates on your homepage that shows you what’s new with the friends and pages you follow.” The feed also shows updates from brand pages after you click like. I’ll see it all in the lists.

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22 Simple Tips to Build Your Email List Organically

yMarketingMatters

While social media marketing like Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, and LinkedIn are getting tons of interest, email is still KING. Email is used far more than Facebook and Twitter combined. Daily activity for Facebook: 60 million updates.

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Adding Facebook Pages to Lists is Harder

Ari Herzog

Facebook recently announced a new layout for Facebook pages. Of the many changes is a feature I desperately miss: the ability to add a page to an interest list. In the first example, you can mouse over the cog wheel and add the page you’re looking at to an interest list.

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Always up-to-date list of Facebook ad sizes & specs

Sprout Social

Let’s be real for a second–if you’re spending even a penny on advertising, you should be considering Facebook. New data from eMarketer forecasts marketers to spend $21 billion on US Facebook ads in 2018. And to compare Facebook’s dominance against other social media networks, total shares equal 83% of ad spend in the US. So we can all admit Facebook ads are a pretty big deal. Facebook Feed ads. Facebook Carousel Ads. Facebook right column ads.

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List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity SMM

Jeremiah Owyang recently published a fantastic List of Corporate Social Strategists for 2011 (Buyer/Brand Side) , an impressive compilation of individuals either holding the title or performing the role of corporate social strategist, defined by Jeremiah as “the business decision maker for social media programs – who provides leadership, roadmap definition, and governance; and directly influences the spending on technology vendors and service agencies.&#.

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Marketing Nutz Launches Social Profit Factor: Social Media, Branding Training Academy for YOU!

Pam Moore

Social Profit Factor is a robust social media, branding, content and digital marketing training academy that provides small business owners, entrepreneurs and marketing leaders the compass and map to master social media for business success.

Who Are You? The What, Why and How to Develop Your Personal Brand

Pam Moore

Welcome to the digital age of marketing where you are the brand. You can run and hide but you can't escape the need to build your personal brand. We will start with a Google, Facebook or Twitter search. It is becoming a requirement , not an option to develop your personal brand.

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Download the Ultimate Facebook Image Size Guide Cheat Sheet

Pam Moore

billion daily active users on Facebook, it’s no surprise businesses large and small are hopping on the business marketing engine that Facebook has become. One very important factor for success on any social network including Facebook, is visual marketing. With more than 1.23

Effective Strategies for Marketing Your Brand on Facebook

yMarketingMatters

Although your business and brand are synonymous with one another in many aspects, you have to realize that they’re two separate entities when you break them down. In terms of brand recognition and acceptance, you should focus on ONE word more than any other: ENGAGEMENT.

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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What Would a New Facebook ’Want’ Button Mean for Brands?

Mindjumpers

Tweet Facebook might be in the process of testing a Want button to go along side its existing Like button according to InsideFacebook. But what would an addition to Facebook’s button arsenal in the form of a Want button actually mean for companies and brands?

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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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Facebook Improves Ad Transparency

Ignite Social Media

Facebook will soon allow users to see more information in the “Why Am I Seeing This Ad?” The update includes showing users whether they are part of a custom audience, and if so, who uploaded their data to Facebook to create the custom audience. Facebook Ad Transparency.

Weekly Roundup: Personal Branding

Waxing UnLyrical

This week’s roundup features seven posts from around the web that focus on personal branding. Why Personal Branding? Why: People who build their personal brand build stronger networks and are presented with a greater number of business opportunities. Good morning!

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5 Ways to Humanize Your Brand with Data and Social Media Insights

Pam Moore

It’s easy to get lost in the numbers, or to get over focused on followers, likes, shares, views, listens and the list goes on. Humanizing your brand enables you to build a relationship built on trust, authority and human connection that can be felt in the heart.

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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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What You Can Learn from 4 Hotel Brands on Facebook

Likeable

Here’s what four hotel brands are doing right—and what your brand can learn from them. The Facebook feed of Four Seasons is largely repurposed content from Instagram. This is a great example of a brand giving structure to influencer or fan-shared content.

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? That’s why we’ve created this list for you. Innocent is yet another millennial cool brand.

How to Build an Emotional Brand – 8 Foundations to More Human Brand Connections

Pam Moore

Every smart and savvy marketing and business leader knows the power of branding. They also know that a brand is much deeper than a logo, pretty colors or a tagline. Emotional branding helps connect you in the most human ways to your audience, customers and fans.

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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.

#99: How to Create a List Building Blitz Campaign

Amy Porterfield

Over the last few years, I’ve noticed that one of the big reasons my students struggle with list building is that they lack consistent original content in their marketing strategy. The post #99: How to Create a List Building Blitz Campaign appeared first on Amy Porterfield | Online Marketing Expert.

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Does Facebook Anonymous Login Encourage Brand Trust?

Convince & Convert

Image via Facebook As a digital strategist at Janrain , a social sign-in company, I wanted to focus on the two major announcements related to marketing with social login and social data: 1. Now, Facebook has raised the bar for marketers to create value to their online audience.

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7 best Facebook analytics tools

Unmetric

Today, Facebook plays host to over 60 million business pages on its site. Brands all over the world vie for their customers’ attention to their Facebook page. Read on to discover what these tools have to offer to help you get better on Facebook.

Social Networking Stats: Complaints Total One-Fifth of Brand Interactions on Facebook, Twitter

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via Facebook. via Facebook. if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. . Complaints Total One-Fifth of Facebook, Twitter Brand Interactions.

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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The Missed Opportunity: How Brands Are Missing Out on Facebook

Jon Loomer

By now you know about how powerful Facebook can be for brands. Billion people on Facebook now. That doesn’t mean that success on Facebook comes easily now. Instead, it can work the other way: The noise and the competition can make it more difficult for brands.

Top five: Facebook continues towards world domination

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Facebook continues towards world domination. Listly by Sherrilynne Starkie. Amazon, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Youtube. Facebook gets Golden Globes over incumbent Twitter. Facebook now dominates as THE live streaming platform of choice. REPORT.

10 Reasons Brands Fail to Convert Facebook Fans into Paying Customers

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Commerce Facebook Interactive Marketing Sales Social Media Social Networking Strategy. According to HubSpot, ninety three percent of adults on the Internet are on Facebook, yet only 1% of a brand’s Facebook fans will ever make their way to the company’s main website.

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#153: 3 Ways to Get More Mileage Out of Your Course (Especially If You Have a Small List)

Amy Porterfield

The post #153: 3 Ways to Get More Mileage Out of Your Course (Especially If You Have a Small List) appeared first on Amy Porterfield | Online Marketing Expert. You know that feeling after you’ve just poured blood, sweat and so many tears into building something, like, say, an online course? There is nothing like the feeling of accomplishment that comes with building a course! So of course you want to make sure you are marketing it effectively.

21 Fantastic Facebook Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

marketers have a love-hate relationship with Facebook. But the bottom line is, as Amanda DiSilvestro notes in one of the posts highlighted below, “there are two online platforms (marketers) just can’t avoid: Google and Facebook.” Best Facebook Marketing Guides.

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. I’m obsessed with the targeting methods listed above.