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Here’s Why Brands Are Taking Over Your Instagram Comments

Later

Have you spotted Instagram comments from huge brands or celebrities popping up in your feed as you scroll through the latest posts? . It used to be that brands wanted to receive Instagram comments from followers to grow their account. using witty comments to optimize their exposure on Instagram and gain more followers! . Here’s how you can use Instagram comments to fuel your growth: Why Instagram Comments Are More Important Than Ever If You Want More Followers.

Content Marketing: Without Community, It’s Only Half the Equation

Waxing UnLyrical

If there’s one thing you take away from today’s post on content marketing, please let it be this: just because you build it, doesn’t mean they’ll come. Content Marketing: a scenario. Scene: your client is super-excited about its new content marketing program (that you’ve been hired to design, and implement). But you’re probably not approaching content marketing the social PR way.

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Building a New Kind of Cruise Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Regular WUL readers know that Shonali (a friend and former colleague at Socialmedia.biz ) showcases guest posts about how to build, engage and sustain an online community, among other things. so that others might gain insights for their own community efforts. Our team’s goal is to help bring social, mobile and digital to the cruise world – a huge, sprawling, largely analog $38 billion market. Let loose in the comments and thanks for sharing your wisdom!

How to Grow Your B2B Facebook Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Despite its uncertainty in the stock market, Facebook continues to be an excellent way to connect with your client base and potential customers. This struggle is even more difficult for business-to-business (B2B) marketers, who feel so lost trying effectively target business professionals on Facebook that they only put in half the effort or abandon the platform completely. You don’t have to rely on Facebook’s marketing tools to build a loyal following.

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themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile

The Marketing Blog

Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India July 14, 2008.8:16 16 am themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile Jump to Comments There was a time when mobile version of a website used to be a rarity. The trend appears to have changed now and today’s development-teams have to consider the compatibility of their website/blog with mobile phones. The mobile version of themarketinblog.wordpress.com uses.mobi as an extension.

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10 ways the Sprout Social mobile app lets you manage social from anywhere

Sprout Social

There are few professions that require people to always be on the way social media marketing does. Between publishing content, providing customer care, reporting on social data and the many other responsibilities of social media marketers, there’s a lot to juggle every day.

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5 Ways that Social Media Marketing Software Can Fail You

Pam Moore

5 Ways that Social Media Marketing Software Can Fail You. There’s no denying that social media marketing software can be an enormous asset to businesses of all sizes, creating, publishing, and even reviewing the performance of their content easier and quicker. Many tools can help you streamline the social marketing process while making it more effective and impactful, too. Some social media marketing tools, however, don’t live up to the hype of what you hoped they could do.

Blog Comment Spammer Leaves Comment. Forgets to Spin the Content.

Bill Hartzer

When you have a fairly popular blog, you have to deal with comment spammers. Unfortunately, blog comment spamming still works apparently, or at least the blog spammers haven’t learned that it doesn’t work. Nonetheless, I’m still amazed at some of the comments left on the blog. There are always the really bad comments that make no sense at all, and then there are actual comments by real people. Occasionally I get some really funny blog comments.

Affiliate Marketing Success: 4 Tips for Affiliate Niche Marketing

Twenty4 Social

Affiliate Marketing Success: 4 Tips for Affiliate Niche Marketing Affiliate marketing can be a great way to start making money online. However, if you want to be… Affiliate Marketing Success: 4 Tips for Affiliate Niche Marketing. Digital Marketing Niche.

Do Social Media Engagement Metrics Really Matter for Your Business and Why?

Pam Moore

The more you click, the more you comment, the more you engage, the more content that gets seen. I also know from experience with our own platforms as well as in working with brands of all sizes that measuring engagement is not as simple as looking at public engagement such as comments and likes. What did 3,000 top marketing leaders say when asked if they engage publicly on Facebook? . Our target market will not and does not engage with our content on public forums.

Do Social Media Engagement Metrics Really Matter for Your Business and Why?

Pam Moore

The more you click, the more you comment, the more you engage, the more content that gets seen. I also know from experience with our own platforms as well as in working with brands of all sizes that measuring engagement is not as simple as looking at public engagement such as comments and likes. What did 3,000 top marketing leaders say when asked if they engage publicly on Facebook? . Our target market will not and does not engage with our content on public forums.

Why Online Banking on Mobiles Will Soar

Idaconcpts

Several forecasts predict that by 2015, 50% or more of US mobile users will be conducting transactions from their mobile devices (e.g. opening a money market account ) from friends and family or a significant other than from an online community. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tags: Why Online Banking on Mobiles Will Soar how to market banking to gen y Preferred Banking Method by Generation X Preferred Banking Method by Generation Y

What the New Google+ Mobile App Additions Mean to Small Business Owners

Navolutions

With today’s relaunch of the Google+ mobile apps for iPhone and Android, it’s gotten even easier to let customers and clients keep tabs on your day to day, and give them a glimpse of the faces that make your company work. Regular user posts will now show more text content on the feed, attached media just became easier to access, and comment/reshare options are now more prominent. Mobile Community Controls. Google+ just won’t sit still.

3 Quick and Easy Short Video Tools for Mobile Animation

Socially Sorted

It’s so easy with the right tools, so let’s jump in and take a look at 3 of the short video tools you can use to do this: 3 Quick and Easy Short Video Tools for Mobile Animation. #1 Adobe Spark has become one of the go-to short video tools for many small business owners to create visuals via desktop or mobile. But there’s a cool function on Adobe Spark Post (on mobile) you might not be aware of: it can animate your images on mobile.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on March 17, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Itamar Kestenbaum. Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response.

Dear Blog Comment Spammer: I Think Your Comment Spam Tool is Broken

Bill Hartzer

Dear Blog Comment Spammer, who just left a comment on one of my recent blog posts: I think whatever software tool or script that you are using is broken. Whatever the reason, you should have noticed that none of the blog comments that are left on my blog actually allow outgoing links to websites. I am more interested in the conversation, and the comments by real people that are left on my blog posts: and I love engaging and talking with my blog readers.

Best Tips for Successful Social Media and Digital Marketing in 2014

yMarketingMatters

Social media and digital marketing are going to grow even stronger in 2014. With my first hand experience working with so many businesses, I am giving you my most important social media and digital marketing tips that will help you increase your online footprint, exposure and bottom line in 2014 for your business. And to make things even harder, social media and online marketing are becoming more complex and are overlapping more than ever – as you will see below.

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7 Top Personal Branding Goals To Develop Your Social Brand Strategy

Pam Moore

The truth is everything you say, do, post, like, comment on and share is a representation of your brand. Building a personal brand is not just about creating a shiny social profile, but presenting yourself in the most authentic way possible to your community and audiences in a way that will attract them to you organically. Tips to become the “go to” thought leader in your industry and local market or niche.

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The Complete Guide to Facebook Groups: How to Create a Group, Build a Community and Increase Your Organic Reach

Buffer Social

Facebook has recently launched Groups for Pages, enabling the 70 million+ Pages on Facebook to create their own unique communities and feeds. Facebook Groups are the place to connect with other like-minded people and are becoming increasingly important for brands and businesses aiming to cultivate a community. And more importantly, how do you build an engaged community in your Facebook Group? How to build an engaged community in your Facebook group.

Social Media Marketers: Time to Get Personal

Mindjumpers

At Mindjumpers, we spent a lot of time on constantly optimising and developing our own take on community management. In the centre of any good community management approach is of course the identity of the brand. Ted Rubin’s point is that even though your target group is not always willing to listen to your message, they will grow a sense of belonging and loyalty towards your brand over time, if your community management plays by the rules of engagement. Tweet.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. 2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Content Development/Marketing. Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Marketing.

Social Media Community Manager's Management

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Tuesday, September 7, 2010 Social Media Community Managers Management Monitoring Social Media can be overwhelming. Lots of people chatting, couple of praises, many silent monologues that could lead the Community Manager themselves into utter silence and the rest of the time stressing with negative feedback. How To Tackle Negative Comments While Managing Com.

The Future of Mobile Social Networking

Kikolani

This is a guest post by Zack Hanebrink , an online marketing professional guest posting on behalf of Zerista, provider of services to help you build your own mobile community app for your community. 67% of global users visit member communities and 10% of all time spent on the internet is on social media sites. Mobile. We have already begun to see a shift in the time spent on social networks on a mobile device. 45% post comments on social networks.

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Writing for Mobile Blog Readers

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Brian Milne of the BlogHyped Blog Promotion Community. As far as you know, your blog is mobile friendly. You’ve optimized the design for mobile devices using plugins such as WPtouch. You’ve started serving Google mobile ads. Heck, you even have your own mobile app. Copyright Aaron Amat - Fotolia.com But are you turning away mobile readers with your content? But with mobile users making up between 5% (global) and 8.2% (U.S.)

The Ultimate Guide to TikTok Marketing

Later

Wondering if TikTok marketing could work for your brand? Discover everything you need to know about the app, our top tips for creating viral videos, and how the algorithm works in this ultimate guide to TikTok marketing: Table of Contents. Influencer Marketing on TikTok.

Personal Branding Strategy: 5 Pillars to Develop a Brand of Authority and Influence

Pam Moore

Building a personal brand of authority, trust and influence is the dream of many CEOs, CMOs, VPs, Directors, founders, marketers, entrepreneurs and business owners in business today. It's where and how you comment on LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, or Reddit.

Monday Roundup: 2015 Marketing and PR Trends

Waxing UnLyrical

Here are some of the most interesting posts on 2015 marketing and PR trends we’ve seen. How 4 Social Media Predictions Impact Email Marketers. 6 Digital Marketing Trends to Watch in 2015. Five 2015 digital marketing trends for your consideration. Why: What does marketing look like when there are no boundaries? Mark Schaefer shares some views of possible 2015 digital marketing trends that “have his wheels turning.”

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The 5 Biggest Holiday Marketing Mistakes To Avoid

agora pulse

Everyone is getting ready to wrap up for the year, but businesses are also ramping up their marketing. Why not read about these holiday marketing mistakes to help you from repeating them with your own business? Giving Tuesday and Small Business Saturday, on the other hand, can be used to bolster your brand’s story as a small business who is passionate about being involved with the community. Ad retargeting should always be a cornerstone of your marketing campaigns.

5 Easy Steps to Create Your Snapchat Strategy

Ignite Social Media

With 71% of these users falling in the 18-34 range, Snapchat has become a staple when it comes to fresh and relevant social media marketing. Perhaps as a special Q&A activation, open up your chat capabilities and wait for questions and comments to arrive – just don’t be surprised if the occasional unsolicited nude is mixed in.

Email and Mobile - what blasts better?

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Friday, April 3, 2009 Email and Mobile - what blasts better? The recent understanding goes that email blasts are obsolete - when you compare this with mobile SMS. Naturally mobile is more on the move. BUT how much can you feed into the mobile? And then does email really work inspite of it rating above than mobile on certain parameters.

Three Things Twitter’s Marketing Team Needs to Do

Webbiquity SMM

Though it’s still one of the top three social networks for B2B marketers, Twitter is struggling. Marketers, PR professionals, bloggers, and journalists have traditional been heavy users. It’s great Twitter is addressing its issues with bots and trolls , but to really turn around performance, marketing will have to play a key role as well. Case in Point: Event Marketing. What can Twitter do from a marketing perspective?

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How to Use Facebook Groups to Grow Your Business

Later

Facebook Groups are an effective way to create a community, drive engagement, and improve customer relations for your brand or business. Control who is part of your community and create a safe space. Identify new target audiences for product and marketing campaigns.

25 Free Digital Marketing Tools for Nonprofits

Waxing UnLyrical

This list is of free digital marketing tools for non-profits is a great place to start. Solutions: These free digital marketing tools are like an in-house design team. Their easy search tool allows you to find just what you are looking for and their mobile app helps you multi-task image selection while waiting in line at the post office or trying to chase down the band for the event next week. Free Digital Marketing Tools for Content Marketing Support.

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The Ultimate Guide to Pinterest Marketing 

Later

Are you getting the most out of your Pinterest marketing strategy? . So if you’re not seeing results from your efforts, now’s the time to knuckle down and invest in your Pinterest marketing strategy. . Here’s our Ultimate Guide to Pinterest Marketing: Table of Contents: The Power of Pinterest Marketing for Business. How to Use Analytics to Tailor Your Pinterest Marketing Strategy. The Power of Pinterest Marketing for Business.

5 Steps to Build a Rock Solid Personal Brand for Business in 2020 [podcast + FREE worksheet]

Pam Moore

Even if you are not a marketer and never want to be one, you have a personal brand regardless if you have consciously designed it or thought about it or not. Share that political post or comment on one. Want to leverage social media marketing for your brand?

Android Marketing For Local Small Businesses | Small Business.

Small Business Mavericks

Google seems to be paying a bit more attention to this local mobile marketing product, which it seemed to have abandoned as of last year. You must be logged in to post a comment. Contact Us | Home Site Map | Legal Notices Small Business Mavericks is a part of Melberg Marketing, Inc © 2006 – 2010 Melberg Marketing, Inc., About Us What’s a Maverick?

5 Easy Ways to Organically Increase Your App Downloads and Lift Rankings

SocMed Sean

Robert is a content and marketing specialist at one of the leading essay writing companies. He graduated with honors from Columbia University with a degree in Marketing and Advertising Previously, he worked as a content marketing manager for a tech software firm. Thanks to Robert for sharing his insights on the topic of mobile apps and how to drive their adoption! This expectation holds true for mobile apps, as well. They don’t just accept any mobile app.

VenueSeen: New Monitoring Tool Brings Customers and Brands Closer Together

Mindjumpers

The SoLoMo (Social, Local, Mobile) revolution is taking over, which means that mobile and location-based social networks are becoming increasingly popular, while desktop based social media platforms are constantly working on optimising mobile access. The number’s don’t lie , mobile is the future. Yet, brands are still trying to grasp exactly how to best reach their customers and community on the go.

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Four Good Reasons to Have Your Social Media Channels Covered on Holidays

Ignite Social Media

A comment can easily turn into a purchase, so be sure to pay close attention to the social engagement that’s coming in. According to Social Media Today , Facebook saw that people are 1.39x more likely to make online purchases on mobile devices the 3 days after Christmas than on Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. That means a team should be on hand right after the holidays to post content, place ads, and engage with incoming comments.

47 Social Media Statistics Every Marketer Should Know

Later

Instagram is one of the best social platforms for growing a community, promoting your products and driving sales. And both mega-brands and startups can have a brilliant community of loyal followers and fans that like, engage, and connect with each other through your Instagram platform.

10 Black Friday Marketing Tips for Instagram

Later

With Thanksgiving weekend just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start thinking about your Black Friday marketing on Instagram. With so many people actively sharing and shopping, you want to make sure you’re optimizing your Black Friday marketing so you can target the right audience, convert your posts into sales, and join in on the festive fun. Ready to level-up your Instagram marketing for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

Video Marketing For Your Business

yMarketingMatters

This year has been called “The Year of Video Marketing” as businesses find new ways to reach customers. It’s the progress of mobile technology and the ease with which people can shoot footage on their phones and then upload it to the Internet is incredible. Where to use video marketing in social media networks: Facebook and Facebook Video Advertising. However, views have become a less important indicator to marketers and advertisers in recent years.

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7 Instagram Influencer Marketing Tips for the Holiday Season

Later

Looking for influencer marketing tips for the holiday season? The holidays are just around the corner, which means it’s high time to start planning your Instagram influencer marketing campaign! . In the following blog post, we share 7 key Instagram influencer marketing tips for the holiday season. By incorporating influencer marketing into your strategy! 1 Instagram Influencer Marketing Tips: Establish Your Goals and Plan Ahead.