Choosing the Right Social Media Platform [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

There are many factors to consider when you’re choosing the social media platform that is right for your brand or company profile. StumbleUpon, Youtube, and Google+ are the most effective platforms for SEO goals.

#HashAtIt: Now You Can Search Hashtags Over Multiple Social Platforms

The Realtime Report

Are hashtags part of your brand’s marketing plan? Hashtags work on multiple social networks – but until recently there was no easy way to search them on all of these platforms. see results for each hashtag on all platforms, or on a single platform.

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Salorix Launches AI-Powered Predictive Influencer Marketing And Social Media Management Platform

The Realtime Report

This is the problem that Salorix is trying to solve with a new social media management platform called Amplfy 2.0, The Salorix mission, according to CEO and co-founder Dr. Santanu Bhattacharya, is to “provide brands with a relevant audience in realtime.”

Snapchat: An Emerging Platform for Teamwork and Collaboration

Waxing UnLyrical

Snapchat has become one of the most popular and talked about platforms for 2016. Even during the Super Bowl, we saw brands such as Marriott, Amazon, and even Gatorade jump on board, with ads just on Snapchat. SproutSocial: Snapchat Marketing Guide. Guest Post by Karen Freberg.

25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand

Pamorama

Successful content marketing initiatives have many moving parts. It’s possible to spend countless hours producing something to help your brand reach the next level, only to discover that it does little in the way of improving engagement, traffic, or sales.

Vine for Brand Marketing

Mindjumpers

Since Twitter launched Vine , brands have been creative, in adapting the six seconds restriction, of communicating their brand. In this post we look at different ways your brand can benefit from Vine, by incorporating its unique qualities to create visual marketing-content.

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The Importance of Localized Branded Content on Social Media

Mindjumpers

The best performing and most valuable content provides relevance for the user as well as the brand with a great respect for the context. And do you take local context into consideration when creating Social Media content for your global brand? Snapchat as a platform for branded content?

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Picking The Right Social Platform For Your Brand

Mindjumpers

Picking the right social platform is important in order to build the strongest possible social presence for your brand. But it might be difficult to keep up with the latest developments in the fast-moving world of social media, where new features and platforms are a daily occurrence.

37 of the Best Facebook Page Apps for Brand Marketing

Pamorama

One of the easiest ways to use your Facebook page to its fullest potential for social media marketing is to employ third-party Facebook applications. . Facebook page customization can dramatically increase your visibility, improve your branding, and create more leads and sales.

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In-App Payments to Brands, Other New Features in Facebook Messenger Platform v1.2

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced the launch of Messenger Platform v1.2, containing several new features, the most prominent of which is the ability for brands to accept payments directly via the application. Other new features in Messenger Platform v1.2

How Brands Can Use Snapchat Memories

Ignite Social Media

Your brand has probably thought about Snapchat as a marketing tool and may even be thinking about leveraging Snapchat to reach your audience. Before you set up a Snapchat account for your brand, first take a moment to reflect on who your audience is.

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7 Awesome eCommerce Platforms For Small Businesses

Kikolani

Like any business model there are challenges to opening an online store, with the prime one being selecting the right eCommerce platform to launch your business. innovations, the platform is speedy, lightweight and easy to get acquainted with.

How to Choose the Right Social Media Platform to Connect With Customers

Mindjumpers

Searching the web, I stumbled across this schedule made by Heidi Cohen , which provides an overview of the social media format options by exploring the pros and cons of different social platforms.

Find Your Brand's Content Marketing Groove

Twist Image

This is why content marketing will continue to struggle for brands. Brands are being sold a false bill of goods. Brands believe that the more content they produce, the more people that it will connect with. Make your brand like Zander Zon. . brand. marketing.

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.

Understanding Which Social Platforms to Choose When [infographic]

Mindjumpers

In this social media universe where different tools and platforms are available, it is also a good idea to design different messaging on each of these channels to make the best use of the dynamics of each of them. How to Choose the Right Social Media Platform to Connect With Customers.

139 Instagram Marketing Facts Every Brand Needs to Know

Convince & Convert

A successful digital marketing campaign is no longer limited to traditional paid ads and banners. Even top international brands use social media to its fullest. Today’s marketing is all about creating a personal connection with the audience. Top Brands Are Already on Instagram.

Top 3 Mistakes Brands Make with Influencer Marketing

Convince & Convert

Influencer marketing—who hasn’t heard of it? More buzz-worthy than a hive of bees, this valuable strategy is quickly becoming (and, in some cases, already is) the focus of many brands looking to optimize the social space. Does the influencer have a history of bashing brands online?

9 Steps to Creating Good Content for Your Brand

Pamorama

Writing good content is crucial to delivering value and creating thought leadership for your brand. . Content marketing is a key element of today’s marketing landscape. Creating good content marketing material can be daunting.

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3 Cool Pinterest Tools For Brands & Marketers

Firebelly

With all of the followers, likes, repins, boards and comments, it can be hard to keep track of everything your brand is doing on Pinterest. Pinreach is a free platform that is very user-friendly. The popularity of Pinterest is growing by the pins!

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The True Value of Storytelling: Nail your Brand Narrative

Waxing UnLyrical

Yet for some reason, brands continue to drone on about facts, instead of taking the same, tried-and-tested approach for emotional communication. In a world that’s saturated with marketing, it’s more important than ever for brands to make a lasting impression with their customers.

Messenger Platform v1.3: News Feed Ads Launch Messenger Conversations; Sponsored Messages Debut

SocialTimes Facebook

Monetizing Messenger is moving full speed ahead with Facebook’s launch of Messenger Platform v1.3, Vice president of messaging products David Marcus introduced Messenger Platform v1.3 Marcus also revealed the following new features for developers in Messenger Platform v1.3:

120 Marketing Tactics for Blogs

Pamorama

Part of a good content marketing strategy, blogging helps you position yourself as an expert in your area. . Content marketing consists of producing and publishing information that builds trust and authority among your ideal customers. Use marketing tactics to create visibility .

Love Your Brand

Twist Image

Let's not forget about brands. Let's not forget about how a brand connects to a market. When you think about your brand, do you really (and truly) understand the importance of the creativity behind it. We're inundated with technology (data, analytics, automation, platforms, channels and more). With that, the conversation tends to be more about "where" the brand is connected, and much less about "how" that brand is connected. brand. marketer.

What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

Buffer Social

And not all content is suitable for every social media platforms. It’s all right to post entirely different things on different platforms. For example, if you take a look at our Twitter and Instagram accounts , you’ll notice that we post entirely different things on each platform.

How Content Platforms Inspire Internal Stakeholders to Blog More Often

Convince & Convert

As content marketers, we’re expected to do it all at our organizations. And we’re tasked with understanding how social media, SEO, email marketing, native advertising, display, programmatic, video marketing, and PR work together for a single campaign. What is a content platform?

How New Platforms Allow Further Reach for Influencer Marketing

Convince & Convert

Frank Danna is a wizard of emerging platforms, superior content, and enthusiasm. And let’s not forget about the popular new platforms that Frank co-founded; SnapCodes is a brilliant way to rank and curate the most popular Snapchat accounts, and GhostCodes is a real-time Snapchat search engine.

On Having A Platform

Twist Image

The way any individual can move the needle in their professional career is by having a platform. Part of the dance that many aspiring writers must do to get a major publishing deal is to demonstrate to the publisher that they have a platform. A well-rounded platform like this gets publisher's excited, but it's not for everybody. " Michael Hyatt over at Thomas Nelson Publishing had some similar thoughts in his Blog post, How Important Is An Author's Platform?

The Holistic Publishing Platform For Brands

Twist Image

This is why I am constantly being challenged with the pure value of blogging on your own platform, instead of being "out there" - in as many platforms as possible - in front of a myriad of different readers. Is the value in developing your own platform? This is much more about the value of content, writing, publishing and building a true audience to drive some kind of brand outcome. Listen here: The Social Media Marketing Podcast - Is Blogging Dead? brand.

7 Steps to Successful Content Marketing [Infographic]

Pamorama

Content marketing is a way of communicating with your customers and prospects without pitching your products or services. . Also known as inbound marketing , content marketing is non-interruptive. Marketers use content marketing for: Brand awareness (79%).

6 Rules of Thumb for Successful Brand Publishing

Waxing UnLyrical

The Internet has made brand publishing ubiquitous. Gone are the days when brands required an intermediary to reach their target audience. In order to be effective, brand content must be mapped to business objectives and be appealing. This has made the brand iconic.

Top email platforms to convert social media followers into customers

Socialmedia.biz

How businesses can use email marketing to turn casual fans into paying buyers. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, Web publishers, email specialists. The most effective way is through email marketing.

How to Market on Social Media Like a Global Brand

Peg Fitzpatrick

Want to market like a pro? Curious how the big brands market flawlessly? In this webinar, we’ll cover how to market on social like a global brand. Sharing social content helps boost reach, increase following and establish your brand as a thought-leader.

20 Ways to Cultivate Brand Unawareness in Social Media

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many businesses use social media to promote brand awareness, and it can be quite effective. Unfortunately, for every social marketer who succeeds in driving brand awareness, there are ten more who drive people away from their brands. No platform differentiation.

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How to Foster a Cohesive Social Media Brand

Pamorama

Are you using social media marketing to extend your brand’s reach? If so, you’re probably using more than one platform. When you’re managing multiple profiles, it’s vital to present a cohesive and consistent brand message across all of them.

Digital, Social, Brands in 60 Seconds [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

I recently attended a digital marketing conference where they showed this very interesting infographic as a slide in their presentation. Now it seems that more people are “living” in platforms such as Facebook and connecting with others through it.

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15 Fantastic Books on Social Media Marketing

Pamorama

Do you want to learn more about social media marketing? It’s more important than ever to master the essentials of how to attract and retain an audience for your brand. New features are constantly being added to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Pinterest, all of which increase your daily responsibilities as a marketer. There are many books out there that purport to teach you everything you need to know about social media marketing.

How Our Big Data Platform and Social Analytics API Work

Simply Measured

The big data platform behind the scenes is what makes this all possible. This tier is also responsible for the listening capabilities of our platform. Note: We are not moving away from Excel extracts, but adding these features on top as technology and the market evolves and matures).

Weibo – a Chinese Social Media platform

Mindjumpers

Users can post relatively personal stuff to share with friends, but also they can follow and interact closely with their favorite stars, opinion leaders, brands and organizations. Some unique and popular tactics, marketers can adopt. Important days for marketers.

Don’t Make These 9 Social Media Marketing Mistakes

Pamorama

Social media marketing should be part of your strategy. Marketers place a very high value on social media: according to a study by Social Media Examiner , 92% of them report that social media is important for their business, up from 86% in 2013.