Upcoming social media events in DC


Also speaking are Adam Conner, the associate manager for privacy & global public policy at Facebook (can you say hot seat?) Not one, but two events that I’d love to attend are just around the corner– The Social Graph Clinic DC , and What’s Next DC.

Firebelly's Upcoming Speaking Engagements


Below are Firebelly’s upcoming speaking engagements. Social Media & Brand Management. Top 10 Tips For Facebook Marketing. We hope you can join us! December 8, 2010. 2010 American Society of Consulting Arborists (ASCA) Annual Conference. Amelia Island, FL. Marketing Your Consulting Practice Using Social Media. Duncan Alney. January 13, 2011. 2011 NAHB International Builders’ Show. Orlando, FL. Duncan Alney. January 20, 2011.

Firebelly Marketing's Upcoming Speaking Engagements


Facebook Ad Rejection: Don’t Abbreviate Facebook or Instagram

Jon Loomer

I’m an old guy when it comes to Facebook advertising. As a result, I think I know Facebook’s advertising policies pretty well. I don’t test Facebook’s policies or push the limits. I do all I can to follow the rules and stay on Facebook’s good side.

#SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for May 2017

Sprout Social

During this #SproutChat we’ll focus on social team collaboration and discuss best practices for ensuring that wires don’t get crossed and brand voice remains consistent. While it may seem like a no-brainer, sometimes businesses need a reminder that employees can be their number one brand champion. Happy and engaged employees can be a brand’s most prized advocate, but how do you encourage this behavior? That’s why brands are utilizing hashtags.

Is Snapchat for brands?


So the question is – does this popular app hold any possibilities for brands to explore? Besides sending coupons, there are other ways you could use Snapchat for business; you could send sneak peaks of your product or an upcoming event. Most of us have heard of Snapchat.

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How to Tell Your Brand Story on Facebook

Rebekah Radice

So how can you tell your brand story through the power of Facebook? In my latest episode of the Brand Authority Podcast , I share how you can craft a compelling narrative in a clear, compelling, and genuine way. Subscribe to Brand Authority Podcast in iTunes.

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#SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for March 2017

Sprout Social

Feel free to ask your own social media marketing questions in our Facebook group. Brands that can employ a combination of social monitoring and listening foster stronger, longterm relationships with their customer which can lead to a number of positive things for a business. Wednesday, March 22: Creating Shareable Content With Special Guest Brand Extract. This post #SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for March 2017 originally appeared on Sprout Social.

#SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for January 2017

Sprout Social

Join our Facebook community for weekly notifications or take note on the topics and dates below. Building meaningful relationships with a brand’s online community is dependent on maintaining an organized social media CRM. She has won several state tourism awards for her social media campaigns and will be sharing her best practices for making travel content work for your brand. Cheers to 2017! We’re excited to get this year started with #SproutChat.

What You Can Learn from 4 Hotel Brands on Facebook


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.

Top Five: Facebook ads are getting smarter

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top five social media news stories for marcoms professionals this week feature new innovations for businesses from Facebook, LinkedIn Live video and new features from YouTube and Whats App. Facebook Merges Instagram Direct with Page Inbox, Allows Page Access to Groups.

#SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for April 2017

Sprout Social

This April at #SproutChat , we’re talking about everything from measuring success across all social platforms to educating colleagues on personal branding best practices. Many social platforms besides Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram have launched. But few have stuck around long enough to boast an active number of users or keep a brand’s attention. Wednesday, April 12: Educating Your Colleagues on Developing a Personal Brand.

#SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for February 2017

Sprout Social

Feel free to discuss your own social media wins and pain points in our Facebook community. Krista joins our discussion with years of experience and expertise in growing her Las Vegas-based agency and personal brand. So why aren’t more brands embracing video content? This post #SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for February 2017 originally appeared on Sprout Social. It’s hard to believe that we’re days away from February 2017!

3 New Social Media Features to Consider for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

Could this work for my brand? We’re here to tell you that 1) everything will be okay, and 2) these new ways for brands to use social media are here to add value to your pages and your brand, so while they may seem out of reach at first, don’t be too hesitant to embrace them.

The Value of Facebook Pixel Events

Jon Loomer

A few days ago, I wrote about Facebook’s new Event Setup Tool that simplifies adding pixel events to your website. This is a huge development because Facebook pixel events aren’t fully utilized by marketers as they should be. Facebook Analytics. Facebook Attribution.

The Upcoming Consumer (Looks Nothing Like The Consumer We Knew)

Twist Image

You need look no further than the power of consumer reviews to tell a different brand narrative or e-commerce as an engine that allows consumers to "shop the brand" in a twenty-four hour cycle. While Silicon Valley valuations rip into the multi-billion dollar stratosphere, the only money being made is in taking the mass audience of these platforms and figuring out a way to put a brand message in front of the consumer. What this means for media and brands in 2015.

3 biggest brand blunders on social media


Whether you’re a close-knit, community-focused, small business or a multinational conglomerate, social media plays an important role in how people perceive, discover and engage with your brand. The post 3 biggest brand blunders on social media appeared first on SocialMedia.biz.

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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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4 Steps to Crank Up Your Facebook Ad Creative

Jon Loomer

There have been plenty of conversations recently related to the topic of ad creative and how it’s THE most critical differentiator for Facebook/Instagram account performance. We’ll be covering these questions and much more in our upcoming course: Ad Creative Mastery.

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Top 10 Branded Content Wins of 2018


Most of all, we saw brands embrace new and creative ways to stand out online, add value, and engage with consumers. In no particular order, here’s our roundup of top branded content from 2018. Want branded content inspiration in your inbox every week?

How to Tell Your Brand Story on Facebook

Rebekah Radice

So how can you tell your brand story through the power of Facebook? In my latest episode of the Brand Authority Podcast , I share how you can craft a compelling narrative in a clear, compelling, and genuine way. Subscribe to Brand Authority Podcast in iTunes.

Instagram vs Facebook: which is best for your brand’s strategy?

Sprout Social

When it comes to social media marketing, Facebook is the big guy on campus. As of June 2019, Facebook has grown to have 2.38 Over the past decade, Facebook has redefined the way we look at social networks and also expanded the possibilities of social media for businesses.

How to Know If Your Brand Should Hop on a New Social Media Trend

Ignite Social Media

Are all your Facebook friends talking about the next big sporting event, upcoming holiday, or election? The client is emailing you, asking if their brand should jump on the new social media trend that everyone seems to be talking about. Is this trend right for my brand?

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Turning Facebook Analytics Into Action

Jon Loomer

I'll come right out and say it: Facebook has had a rough few weeks. From the Congressional hearings to the news surrounding Cambridge Analytica, it's been a difficult time for Facebook advertisers. You can find this information via Lifetime Value within Facebook Analytics.

Ignite Your Week: Micro-channels are the New Brand Channel for Gen Z

Ignite Social Media

In this week’s edition of Ignite Your Week, we’re talking about micro-channels and how micro-channels might very well be the brand new channel for generation Z. Essentially what’s happening is generation Zer’s are recreating Facebook groups on Instagram.

5 Helpful Tips for Planning Your Next Facebook Live

Ignite Social Media

Facebook Live, one of the most exciting, engaging social media tools available, is captivating both people and brands alike. From live makeup tutorials to live product reveals to live movie premieres , the potential for this Facebook tool is nearly limitless.

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3 New Social Media Ad Formats that Every Brand Should Use

Ignite Social Media

As more media dollars are going to social, platforms such as Facebook and Twitter are constantly rolling out new social media ad formats to meet unique business needs. Here are some proven and upcoming formats that are expected to bring great results for retailers. Facebook Canvas Ads.

3 Ways Seasonal Brands Stay Active in the Off-Season

Ignite Social Media

For seasonal brands, one of the toughest times of the year is those off-season months when consumers aren’t really looking for the products and services they offer. How does a brand stay top of mind for their fans during these times of the year? Focus on Brand Awareness.

Optimize Facebook Dynamic Product Ads The Right Way

Jon Loomer

As such, there’s an incredible amount of variance in how Facebook advertisers use Dynamic Ads. Maybe they need more context on your overall brand story. Your brand could be seen as annoying, intrusive, and not conducting any social listening. Upcoming Dynamic Ads Training.

What (and When) to Post on Facebook

agora pulse

It can be tough being a social media manager responsible for maintaining a Facebook page for a business. What Do I Post on Facebook and When? So, with that in mind, let’s look at some content you should post on Facebook and when. Which Facebook post idea will you try next?

3 Benefits of Facebook Analytics

Jon Loomer

There’s one thing you can always count on with Facebook: new features. With the incredible volume of new products and tools released every month, some folks might have missed the launch of Facebook Analytics. However, it’s a MUST LEARN for all Facebook/Instagram marketers big and small.

Facebook Event Custom Audiences: More Targeting Power

Jon Loomer

Facebook provides a constant stream of updates for advertisers looking to target their ideal customer. The latest addition to the tool box: Facebook Event Custom Audiences. Facebook Events have been around for years. About Facebook Event Custom Audiences.

Social Solute: 4 Brands on Social Media to Admire This Year

Ignite Social Media

While we know there is much more to come in the next half of 2016, we want to take a moment to salute brands who are doing a killer job so far on social media. If you’re looking for inspiring brand content on Instagram, look no further than Airbnb.

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Facebook News Feed Update: Now What?

Jon Loomer

You’ve undoubtedly heard by now about the big Facebook news feed update that was announced recently. Facebook wants you to see more stuff from people. When I wrote my post about this on Friday and shared it to Facebook, guess what happened? Oh, Facebook wants replies?

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7 Ways Brands Take Advantage of Facebook Stories

Sprout Social

Facebook Stories is just one of the latest ways to delight your customers with visual content. Facebook brought Stories to the market after the format achieved phenomenal success on Snapchat. Facebook supports 2.23 If you want your brand story to be a best-seller, you’ve got a better chance of finding your audience with Facebook. Just 14 months after launching, Facebook had 150 million active users per day for Stories. Be Brand Focused.

5 Ways to Revitalize Stale Content With Your Personal Brand


It doesn’t deserve to be thrown away, necessarily, nor will it do active harm to your brand if and when you publish it. You can do this by transforming it, polishing it, or reimagining it in a new context, using the power of your own personal brand. The Power of a Personal Brand.

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6 Ways To Increase Engagement on your Facebook page.


billion people logging into Facebook every day, almost 50 million businesses continue to use the 13-year old social networking platform for attracting new customers and interacting with their existing audience. The post 6 Ways To Increase Engagement on your Facebook page.

Monetizing Facebook

Direct Marketing Observations

We’ve all been wondering either on the behalf of the company’s we work for, or the clients we serve, or for ourselves- How can we leverage Facebook to actually make money? Is a Facebook share really worth $14? Are advertisers wasting money on Facebook? Facebook

Personal branding trends to tap into on social media

Sprout Social

Having a personal brand, whether you’re job hunting, running your own business or at any stage in your career, is essential. One of the best ways to enhance your personal brand is through social media. What does calendar management have to do with social media and personal branding?

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How to Create Sharable and Engaging Wall Photos on Facebook


Facebook is constantly updating their settings and lately they have started focusing more and more on visual content. Facebook is overloaded with information and different types of content, so it’s important that your content is easily digestible. Strengthen your brand identity.