What’s your social media marketing budget?

Sherrilynne Starkie

What should be your social media marketing budget? Newbies are often surprised by how much time social media can eat. But with a social media strategy that links activities to expected outcomes, you can avoid wasteful, time-consuming and low-impact activities.

10 of the Best Brand Storytelling Campaigns of 2022

Social Media Strategies Summit

hours on social media. To answer that question, we’ve rounded up 10 of the best storytelling campaigns and considered what we could learn from each. Dove Brings Storytelling to an Existing Campaign. Sign up for one of our upcoming social media conferences.

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Tips for 2021 Social Media Planning & Budgeting

Ignite Social Media

This past year many marketers were forced to reallocate budgets and pause marketing campaigns due to the coronavirus pandemic. 2021 Social Media Landscape at a Glance. Recent eMarketer data anticipates a 7% increase in digital media in 2021 and a 9.1%

What Behavioral Marketing Is and How to Apply It to Your Social Media Campaigns

Webbiquity SMM

Search, social media, and online journeys can now be combined to connect different aspects of a person’s behavior with their purchasing habits, attitudes, peer influences, and brand loyalty. Advocacy of your brand on social media and online reviews.

Top Social Media Campaigns of 2019

Meltwater

The holidays are here and you know what that means—we're ranking our top social media campaigns of 2019. We know just how important social media is to your brand's overall marketing… Read More >>>. Social Social Media Trendspotting

Burger King Pride Campaign Faces Backlash On Social Media

Forbes Social Media

While this campaign is only running in Austria, it has attracted attention on social media throughout the world – including the almost expected backlash. Social Media /social-media Innovation /innovation Social Media /social-media innovation socialmedia

15 Time Saving Strategies for Your Next Social Media Marketing Campaign

Social Media Strategies Summit

As a marketer, it’s important to balance how much time you spend on social media and the results you get. That’s where time-saving strategies for social media management can help you. After all, it doesn’t take long to create and share a social media post, right?

Hashtag Tracking: How to Get a Detailed Analysis of Your Social Media Campaign

Webbiquity SMM

Social media has become essential for brand promotion. While campaign design is the flashy front end of the process, it has be supported by strong back-end measurement of the impact in order to be optimized. These are hashtags that can give your campaign instant traction.

Seven Skills Every Social Media Manager Needs

Webbiquity SMM

Social media managers create innovative, high-quality content to engage followers and grow their company’s social media presence. Agility is a fundamental skill in social media marketing, essential for continuously adapting to the evolving digital landscape.

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April Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

With each unprecedented day passing, social media apps have quickly become the frontlines for many to source out news, seek entertainment, and stay connected with their loved ones. COVID-19 has impacted every industry worldwide and social marketing is no different.

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7 Strategies for Integrating SMS Marketing in Social Media Campaigns

Oktopost

Most brands run their marketing campaigns on different channels in silos. While social media marketing has its own popularity and has yielded results for companies, SMS marketing is equally effective, given it has a four times higher open rate than emails. Promotional Campaigns.

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Social Media Memes for Marketers

Ignite Social Media

What makes the world of social media go round? Social media memes bring cheer, joy and laughter to everyday life when used correctly. 8 Amazing Social Media Memes. Here are our top eight social media memes that meme a lot to us… get it?

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10 social media monitoring tools to inform your campaigns

Sprout Social

Is it time to step up your social media monitoring ? With so many networks and interactions across social media, tracking your engagement data can be tricky. According to the Sprout Social Index™ , 60% of brands analyze their social data daily. Sprout Social.

Meta Launches Advantage+ Shopping Campaigns to Help Improve Campaign Performance

Social Media Today

Meta's Advantage+ campaigns rely on automation to find the right audiences for your ads

Top Social Media Campaigns in 2013

The Realtime Report

What were the best social media campaigns in 2013? Here are the top campaigns we published (based on traffic) this past year – and then one more for good luck. From funny to heartwarming, these brands crafted special messages around the holiday and used social media to engage consumers. If the lights stay on this year, how will marketers make as much impact on social during the game? What were your favorite social media campaigns in 2013?

5 Best Health Social Media Campaigns

Meltwater

Social media has changed the way we learn about what’s happening in the world. Social Media social mediaFor consumers and businesses alike, it is a source of truth, a place to find and… Read More >>>.

5 Black Friday Social Media Campaigns and Tactics to Learn From

Ignite Social Media

Black Friday and its online bestie Cyber Monday are a great time of year for brands to implement a social campaign to support traditional marketing efforts. There’s a variety of ways for social media to complement your marketing plans for the holiday season; here’s a snapshot of some top approaches to consider for your brand. Also known as the anti-campaign, this approach especially appeals to brands with more cult-like followings.

Survey Results: How has Social Media Behavior Changed with COVID-19

Ignite Social Media

” With that, brand marketers are trying to figure out how to adapt their social strategies to new social media behaviors. Social Media During Covid-19 Survey Results. How Consumers Feel About Social Media Ads in Light of the Pandemic.

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7 Brands With a Killer Social Media Campaign

Later

Looking for social media campaign ideas to take your marketing strategy to the next level? More than ever, brands are setting themselves apart on social media with creative campaigns — and seeing big results. 1: Knix’s Community-building Campaign.

The Framework For a World-Class Social Media Marketing Strategy 

Ignite Social Media

Are you looking to take your social media marketing strategy up a notch? Social media marketing is one of the most important aspects of a business, and it can be difficult to create and constantly refine an effective strategy. Discover Social Media Channels.

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5 Ways to Future Proof Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Social media marketing is always changing, but one thing is for sure — it’s here to stay. Adopting a future-proof social media strategy will help you stay ahead of the curve. Social media changes so rapidly that it can be difficult to keep up.

The Elements Of A Social Media Campaign

The Social Media Incubator

What’s it take to run a social media campaign? Are you aware that you can’t just “wing it” or throw together a campaign overnight and hope it works? There is a lot that goes into a social media campaign. And because social media has now become a major part of the way a lot of businesses are attracting new customers, developing those relationships off site is the way to go.

Social Media Ad Objectives: Clicks vs. Conversion

Ignite Social Media

Many advertisers believe getting people to click is the driving force behind social media advertising. This social media ad objectives strategy suggests that users who are more likely to click on an ad will ultimately complete a desired action, following the notion of “if they click, they will come”. Conversion Campaigns : Help grow overall business on your website. Measuring the right metrics is the key to a successful campaign.

How social media transformed PR

Sherrilynne Starkie

Back in December 2007, the Society for New Media Research Symposium did a study into the influence of social media in PR. In the survey of 300 communications professionals, more than half agreed that social media was becoming valuable.

How to Manage a Social Media Crisis

Webbiquity SMM

A social media crisis is like a wildfire: one mistake can quickly get out of control. When your business commits a critical error on social media, you risk losing not just followers, but also current and prospective future customers. Create a social media policy.

Social Media App Parler Blasts Google Amidst #Twexit Campaign

Forbes Social Media

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Google Adds New Ad Frequency Capping Options to YouTube Campaigns

Social Media Today

More ways to manage your YouTube campaigns

Social Media of Christmas Past

Ignite Social Media

Let’s look back at the social media post of Christmas past to see who brought their jolliest A game. Here are some Social Media Christmas Examples to fuel your jolly mood. The promotion is running again this year and it looks as if they might have taken a page out of Nordstrom’s social book. If you’re looking for help with the holiday seasons or social media content in general, check out our services , we’re here to help!

Twitter Provides More Insights on Projected Ad Performance with Expansion of ‘Campaign Planner’

Social Media Today

Campaign Planner provides estimates on pojected campaign performance

Getting Started With Social Media Marketing for Virtual Events ?

Ignite Social Media

We get it — almost everything is hosted online, from social gatherings, conferences, and events. . For today’s blog, let’s walk you through how you can leverage social media marketing for events, especially when hosting them virtually.

Top news in social media

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s this week’s list of the most important, must-know social media news featuring LinkedIn, World Emoji Day, Instagram Sales and Instagram anti-bullying. Now there’s brand awareness campaigns which charge by impressions, enhanced conversion tracking capabilities and ads for LinkedIn Talent Solutions customers. The post Top news in social media appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie.

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4 Simple Elements of a Successful Social Media Advertising Campaign

Social Media Today

How can you ensure your next social media advertising campaign is a success? Start with these four fundamental elements

TikTok Launches Automated ‘Smart Performance Campaigns’ to Boost Ad Performance

Social Media Today

Smart Performance Campaigns are a 'completely hands off' ad targeting solution

International Women’s Day: A Selection of the Best Campaigns on Social Media

Audiense

This year too, brands took to social media and found creative ways to #BreaktheBias, following the 2022 theme. We’ve handpicked some of the best social media campaigns for International Women’s Day 2022 to inspire and motivate you.

5 best Easter social media marketing campaigns: ideas for your brand

Awario

Check out this article where we analyze the best Easter marketing campaigns to find ideas for your next social media campaign How do you boost your Easter sales?

5 Social Media Tactics to Enhance Your 2020 Holiday Marketing Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Not only are people using social media differently, but purchase behaviors have changed. 5 Social Media Tactics for your Holiday Marketing Strategy. Be Strategic with Paid Media. Subscribe to Social You Should Know.

All the Ways to Run a UGC Social Media Campaign

Ignite Social Media

UGC (user generated content) has been a buzz word in social media for a while now. To get started, there are a variety of ways to run a UGC social media campaign for your brand. This blog post will highlight key questions to answer as you are crafting the perfect campaign. A step up from this, and very relevant on social right now, is video content. As many social marketers know, hashtags work best on Instagram and Twitter.

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Tips for Social Media Advertising this Holiday Season

Ignite Social Media

This past year many marketers struggled with their social media advertising efforts. State of Paid Media Buying in 2020. 2020 was a unique year for social media marketing, but the state of social ad buying specifically had some interesting points we want to address.

How Wawa gained 2.6M social media followers

Social Media Today

The c-store chain has had success with scrappy, lighthearted content and a few well-timed campaigns, the head of its social team said at the NACS Show

How to Identify Issues of a Failed Social Media Campaign

Digimind

Almost three-quarters of marketers surveyed for a Hootsuite report ranked “increased acquisition of new customers” as their top outcome for social media in 2021, a 58% year-over-year increase.