How to Increase Your LinkedIn Engagement Without Wasting a Dime
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
How effectively do you use LinkedIn for your business? How do you grow engagement on the platform? The post How to Increase Your LinkedIn Engagement Without Wasting a Dime appeared first on Spin Sucks. Comments Awesome post, Wes!
How to Measure Social Media Success for Your Small Business
JUNE 20, 2014
There are many business owners running small-to-medium sized businesses who are still hesitant to invest in and start social media marketing because they are not sure how to measure and prove social media ROI – Return on Investment. Engagement, Shares, Comments.
How to Identify Popular Hashtags on Twitter
JUNE 21, 2016
If you are yet to explore this avenue, Jack Danielson shares four proven ways to find trending topics on Twitter that people in your niche are actually discussing about. The post How to Identify Popular Hashtags on Twitter appeared first on Spin Sucks. Comments Thanks!
Sponsored Comments: Is the Web About to Get Uglier?
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
” The idea was to generate a little awareness and build relationships with journalists and bloggers by commenting on articles where the client had an expertise. We evolved as comments became the next big thing. The spam was too much to manage. Sponsored Comments?
How to Pitch Editors Perfectly Every Time
MARCH 3, 2015
By Andrea Lehr Wondering how to pitch editors? How do you know which are worth pitching ? Or maybe you found the perfect editor and are wondering what to include in your pitch? Below is an overview of the verticals and the best way to pitch editors perfectly.
How to Synchronize Your Content Marketing With an Editorial Calendar
JUNE 9, 2016
In fact, if you’re not using something to schedule your content production, it’s likely you’re not working as efficiently or effectively as you could be. Here’s how to get your workflows aligned, your cross-channel messaging synchronized, and your stress levels back down to a manageable level.
How To Curate Content Better In Less Time
DECEMBER 26, 2016
Learning how to curate content is an essential task for social media managers. As a social media marketer, you need to both create original content and curate content from other sources. Time spent reading niche-related blog articles is important to keep up with industry news.
How to Create Facebook House Rules or Community Guidelines
APRIL 30, 2012
Every Facebook Page is a potential target for the irrational, irate person that ‘Likes’ the Facebook Page only to leave a barrage of negative comments on the Page. Does your Facebook Page have Rules or is it a free-for-all?
How to Easily Remove Any Facebook Application
MARCH 21, 2011
It has also become a major place for quizzes, gaming and other fun little activities that are easy to find anywhere on the site. Maybe it turns out to have spyware attached, or gives your personal details to third parties. Here’s how to get rid of any Facebook Application.
How to Monitor Comments on your Instagram Ads (and why it’s crucial to do so!)
JUNE 7, 2016
The beauty of Instagram ads is that they are a great way to get leads and generate traffic to your website, your landing page, or your mobile app from Instagram. They’re actually the easiest native way to get leads as you can’t have any clickable URLs on organic Instagram posts.
How to Apologize Like a Boss
AUGUST 7, 2013
Society has embedded it in our brains: fight to be right, never be wrong. Whether it is in an effort to save face or to avoid embarrassment or feeling weak, these negative, dead-end perceptions have got us pointlessly digging our nails into quicksand.
How to Create a Facebook Ad Collection
APRIL 5, 2017
Facebook quietly unveiled a new ad unit that is sure to make e-commerce brands happy: Collection. Let’s jump into everything you need to know about the Facebook ad collection… What is a Collection? For simplicity’s sake, I’m going to do the single upload.
How to Make Layoffs Suck Less
OCTOBER 28, 2014
By Matt Ridings Whenever people ask me what my worst day in business was, without hesitation I say it was the day I had to lay off a very large group of people. We had to do the layoffs in a couple of batches. People had complete access to my partner and me every day.
How to Promote Blog Posts: 200+ Ideas from Eight Experts
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
In addition to their SEO benefits and role in maximizing web presence for brands , blogs produce sales and leads. ” So, once you’ve created great content, how do you get it “out there”? 25 Easy Ways to Promote Your Blog by Kim Garst.
Managing Negative Comments in Social Media
JANUARY 10, 2012
If you work as a social media manager or online community manager you see these all the time … negative comments. When you see them you try at first to plan how to respond, but sometimes have a strong urge to react. Don’t let negative comments linger.
How to Create High-Quality Content
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
I had just moved to Chicago from Kansas City and didn’t know a soul. I needed to make friends and I thought the best way to do that was to take up a sport that would require me to spend a lot of time with groups of people. You have to have a marathon mentality.
25 Suggestions For How To Use Twitter
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
Twitter sent an email around to users yesterday, giving four suggestions for getting the most out of Twitter in 2011: Follow your interests: Follow the people who share your passions. Don’t panic: Search for hashtags and relevant accounts during emergencies to stay informed.
How to Find the Right Content Distribution
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
By Gini Dietrich One of the things my team and I are working diligently on is finding new ways to distribute content and engage new audiences. We love getting the extra awareness, but would love to also see our subscribers increase because of it. Comments cmmitchell4 LOL!
How to Unlock the Key to Instagram Engagement
JANUARY 10, 2017
The key to Instagram engagement is TIME. Visual storytelling and conversation starting combined with the right mix of when to post and what to post creates Instagram gold. Are you giving Instagram enough time to make a difference? Make it easy for people to find you.
How to Identify Your Social Media Influencers
MARCH 8, 2017
If you hang around a social media marketer long enough, you’re bound to hear the term social media influencers tossed around in conversation. Social media influencers are the bread and butter to marketing strategies and help brands build valuable relationships on social media platforms.
How to Ignite Your Brand Ambassadors
APRIL 20, 2015
After my presentation on Spin Sucks , several people asked me how to create a brand ambassador program. It seems to be the one thing everyone wants to do, but hardly anyone knows how to build and execute. What are you trying to achieve?
Feature Friday: How to Choose the Best Comment System for Your Blog
JANUARY 20, 2011
One of the key goals when I started blogging was to encourage a healthy discussion area in the comments. I’ve always been a firm believer that the real gold to any blog post can (and does) come from the comments left afterward. Native Comments. image: ilmungo.
How to Use the Facebook Ad Split Testing Feature
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Experienced advertisers understand that extensive Facebook ad split testing is necessary to uncover what works and what doesn’t. Split testing allows an advertiser to experiment with two or more versions of a single variable (like two different audiences) that would see the same ad.
Five Ways to Lose Your Commenting Virginity
APRIL 20, 2011
But I look at our analytics every day and see it’s a very small percentage of visitors who are doing the majority of commenting. There has been much discussion on blog commenting in the past few weeks. Mark Schaefer discussed The Surprising Impacts of Comments on Your Blog.
Why You Need to Respond Quickly to Social Media Comments
FEBRUARY 2, 2015
Until recently, customer service was more or less limited to channels that were fully under the control of brands and safely hidden away from the scrutiny of the general public. Meeting Expectations to Restore Sentiment. When to Respond.
How To Boost Your Social Media Like a Boss
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
Being ordinary isn’t going to help your brand grow. In this article I want to share how to boost your social media like a boss and grow your business or brand. It’s not rocket science to boost your social media but it does take planning and effort.
How to Remove LinkedIn Connections
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
Have a LinkedIn connection that messages you too much about “how to learn to create a Twitter account with 5,000 followers in one day ? How about the one that invites you to every single one of the groups that he creates on a weekly basis?
How to Love Facebook Live
JUNE 23, 2016
Both businesses and individual brands such as Robert Scoble are capitalizing on Facebook Live in a variety of ways, from showcasing new virtual reality technology to offering a behind-the-scenes tour of new exhibits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
How to Use Analytics to Increase Instagram Engagement
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
Do you use analytics to increase Instagram engagement ? How do you grow your Instagram account? I’m going to share some solid tips to increase Instagram engagement account using analytics. In this article, I’ll discuss: • How to create an Instagram strategy.
How To Handle Negative Reviews
JANUARY 2, 2013
SEO content has taken a slant towards opinions and reviews, giving writers a chance to raise their voice for profit. It’s very much a balancing act, and expects the writer to keep both the readers and the company having their product reviewed satisfied.
Facebook Canvas: How to Create an Immersive Facebook Ads Experience
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
Watch a video walkthrough of Facebook Canvas here… Facebook Canvas is a pretty amazing way to provide users an immersive, mobile experience through ads. How do I describe what these things are for people who haven’t seen them before? Tap to Expand. Tilt to Pan.
The #GetSocialSmart Show Episode 015: How to Repurpose Content
APRIL 12, 2017
I get asked all the time about how to repurpose and repackage content so you’re not always reinventing the wheel. In this episode, I’m going to share with you three quick tips for repurposing and repackaging your content.
How to Measure PR: A Case Study and Examples
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
While it's easy to talk about why AVEs should die, it's harder to show how to measure PR. The post How to Measure PR: A Case Study and Examples appeared first on Spin Sucks. Comments Excellent post.
How to Use Twitter as a Professional Networking Tool
AUGUST 21, 2015
Twitter is more than just a method to share your thoughts regarding any particular subject. It can be a powerful tool used to develop a vast professional network. Here are five best practices on how to use Twitter as a professional networking tool.
How to Rise Above Social Media Algorithms
APRIL 4, 2017
However, whether you love, hate or are indifferent to social media algorithms, they’re likely not going anywhere. But not to worry, social media algorithms are nothing to be afraid of. However, there’s another side to consider.
How to Write Blog Posts that Get Read and Shared
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
We had such great success with Andy Crestodina’s webinar last month on influencer relations , we hope to keep the professional development and engagement level at the same high pace. Therefore, next Thursday, I am going to host How to Write Blog Posts that Get Read and Shared.
How to Bring Your Business Blog to the Next Level
MARCH 31, 2015
Many company blogs are like this: Business owners start them because everyone else does but you are not sure what to do with it. You just haven’t brought your blog to the next level. The first thing you need to do is define success, as it means to your business.
10 Content Ideas that Generate Comments and Shares
FEBRUARY 1, 2012
As I was trolling the web for a topic for today’s blog post, it occurred to me I haven’t covered many tips or tools lately. I herby commit to change that. Will this blog post get commented on and shared more than some of our more popular blog post (Pinterest!)
How To Create a Presence on Google+
NOVEMBER 9, 2011
For long, Google’s message to business has been to “hold your horses”, while they were creating a proper solution for businesses and brands. Google is of course difficult to overlook when it comes to their powerful search engine and the large array of services they provide.
How to Gain a Massive Following on Instagram: 10 Proven Tactics To Grow Followers and Engagement
JUNE 29, 2016
It’s an exciting time to get to know Instagram. The company just announced that it will open up a set of business tools including new business profiles, analytics and the ability to create ads from posts directly within the app. Ask users to “tag a friend” 5.