Embedding Facebook Posts Good For Businesses

The Social Media Incubator

Last week, Facebook announced posts would now have an embedding option for users. Following the example of Twitter and their own Instagram, Facebook is now allowing users to share a post containing a video, pictures or hashtags by using an embedding code. Features of Facebook Embedding.

“Digitally Mature” Companies Make More Money

The Realtime Report

How about this one: according to a new study by Capgemini Consulting and the MIT Center for Digital Business, companies that are “digitally mature” generate more revenue, are more profitable and achieve higher market valuations. What Makes a Company Digitally Mature?

Fast Company Pulls a Fast One

Janet Fouts

Fast Company has been a darling of the geek set since it first launched. The magazine is full of the coolest gadgets, the hippest companies and really good information and the website is a vibrant community. Like Fast Company’s reputation.

Great Example of a Multimedia News Article from ESPN.com

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Great Example of a Multimedia News Article from ESPN.com by Adam Sherk on August 14, 2009 Recently I wrote about the importance of including meaningful content in videos embedded in press releases.

Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends by Adam Sherk on October 1, 2009 This week Google started embedding a Hot Trends graph at the bottom of search results pages for queries that fall within their top 100 fastest-rising search terms, as seen in this example screenshot: While checking out search trends is interesting for users, it can also be valuable to publishers.

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Rich Snippets: Increase Google Visibility for Reviews through.

Adam Sherk

Adam is part of the Define Search Strategies consulting team, which is owned by The New York Times Company.

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Why Can't Facebook Do Better At Fact Checking Photos And Videos?

Forbes Social Media

We have the technologies to automatically verify many aspects of photographs and videos online, from examining their provenance to verifying their description and evaluating embedded memes. Why don’t companies like Facebook embrace them

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Getting Under the Surface of Member Engagement


And while not everyone can serve on the Board, getting members to volunteers is an attempt to move members from being “regular” members to being more “embedded” in the association. The more they give, the deeper they are embedded.

Employee Evangelists: Your Secret Social PR Weapon in a Crisis

Waxing UnLyrical

The proliferation of new media outlets has changed everything about how companies communicate. These built-in advocates have automatic credibility on social media channels because people believe they have insider knowledge and access to late-breaking news about their company’s crisis response.

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The Top B2B Marketing Trends for 2018 – A Meta-Analysis

Webbiquity SMM

So whether through native advertising, sponsored content, amplification platforms like Outbrain and nRelate, or paying publishers and influencers directly, more companies will likely be paying for expanded content distribution in 2018. Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends?

How B2B Brands Can Drive More Leads This Year

Webbiquity SMM

Here’s how you can do it: Start by Setting Up a Company Page. LinkedIn’s free company pages are your core presence for connecting with professionals and developing and sharing content for brand awareness. Check out the image below to see what an effective company page looks like.

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Hotel Marketing Tips You Simply Can’t Ignore

The Realtime Report

This is a little bit embedded under #4, but people love any attention to detail. Hotel Marketing Tips You Simply Can’t Ignore.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Apparel company Diesel – who’s aggressive marketing is consistently noteworthy – has rolled out perhaps the first-ever integration of Facebook “likes&# in a dressing room … Diesel boutiques in Spain now come equipped with the Diesel Cam, where shoppers can try on garments and then instantly take and upload photos to Facebook, where friends can presumably lie about whether a halter top is a good idea.

5 Tips For Using YouTube to Grow Your Business

SocMed Sean

While publishing new long-form content like blog posts, you also need to decide when to create video content that can either stand on its own and drive traffic, or be embedded in your posts to compliment your written text.

Executive Overview of Social Media for the C's

Bare Feet Studios

In today’s case, the team member who has been implementing the social web assets was also present, adding very relevant information that I did not have regarding the company’s current status. 28 MB; slides without audio plus the embedded movie) FYI the feedback was awesome.

3 Ways Enterprise Businesses Share Vital Data Faster

The Realtime Report

Every company is made up of many moving parts: individuals, teams, departments, branches, etc. Here’s how it looks in action: A marketing team at a retail company is planning their next big promotion. 3 Ways Enterprise Businesses Share Vital Data Faster.

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F8 2016: It’s a Good Time to Be a Publisher on Facebook

Jon Loomer

It was a feature previously only available to large media companies. Better Embedded Posts. Not only do publishers have more control over the look and size of the embedded post (it also adjusts automatically for mobile), it loads twice as fast as the old version.

Social Media News Ticker: Sum Up 2013 with Facebook Year In Review, Google+ Auto Awesome Movie

The Realtime Report

Facebook Year in Review. Happy New Year! It’s been a bit quiet on the social media news front over the holidays, but here are a few updates worth checking out: Google+ and Facebook.

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Social Media Does Not Exist

Adam Cohen

MarketingSherpa recently published a study of companies that are integrating social media tactics with offline and online marketing tactics. When companies start to realize these synergies, they will be able to achieve a lot more than focusing on pure social media tactics alone.

State of Search 2015 Conference

Bill Hartzer

We’re pulling in highly-sought-after speakers to present leading-edge, mind-blowingly awesome presentations that will undoubtedly help your company’s marketing efforts. I’ve embedded this year’s promo video, take a look.

Scaling Social Media by Changing Your Mindset

Justin Levy

With the emergence of companies moving towards becoming a social business , scaling social media within the business becomes even more important. Scaling social media, especially within an enterprise-level company, can be hard.

Cool Social Tools: UnscriptiD


Where UnscriptiD truly distinguishes itself from its competitors, however, is through an embedded donation process that allows users to pick and choose charitable organizations that will receive funds generated by advertising revenue.

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Why You Need a Social Media Policy in Your Organization


Rather than unconsciously damaging your company’s reputation, a proper Social Media Policy with clear guidance about what is allowed to do and say and what is prohibited, can encourage interaction and engagement from the employees.

Instagram’s New Algorithm – What You Need to Know


Last week, it introduced its very own algorithm, following in the footsteps of Twitter and its parent company Facebook. Facebook Instant Articles was also released last year, which is a great way for Facebook to avoid the standard embedded browser mechanics that so many apps rely on.

The Social Business Hierarchy of Needs


average corporate company has 178 social media accounts – way too many. companies are rushing to add social media buttons on their websites without understanding these tools or really integrating them. This post includes an embedded video.

Do Google's Expanded Domain Results Apply to News and Video Listings?

Adam Sherk

But do the expanded results apply to the embedded news and video listings in the SERPs? But CNN did get two embedded video listings on the page, beating out YouTube: Finally, for the query “mosque near ground zero ABC” NPR and AP got the Google News listings, not ABC.

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The Top 10 Marketing Attribution Software Solutions


digital companies now have a veritable plethora of viable and effective marketing channels available for lead generation. Figuring out the right solution for your company’s needs can be difficult. Attribution. It’s hard to deny that it is the biggest marketing concern in 2019.

Influence and Empire Avenue

The Way of the Web

How to Tell Better Stories in Your Business

Convince & Convert

The people are in control of the relationship between companies and customers like never before and they are fed up with the smarmy, direct approach to messaging. Every company of every size and type has interesting stories to tell.

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Ripoff Report Strikes Back: Removes Code on Site Left by Hacker

Bill Hartzer

The Ripoff Report has struck back against the so-called reputation management companies that claim to be able to remove posts about companies on the RipoffReport.com website.

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Vine Adds Loop Count, Updating Video Views in Realtime

The Realtime Report

Michael Kelly, senior/media consumer communications manager at American Licorice Company, which owns Red Vines (a regular user of Vine) says: “With digital/mobile spend being under intense scrutiny, the ability to measure the performance of content is key.

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5 best growth marketing strategies for B2B


This impressive growth was achieved by companies that used specific development strategies with efficient marketing tactics and future profits analysis. Below is the list of the best growth marketing strategies used by the most successful B2B companies in the industry in 2016.

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Putting the Art in Article, Part II: IntermediART to Advanced SmARTy Pants

Waxing UnLyrical

While most infographics tend to be long, in my experience, shorter infographics (or just simple graphics) are embedded by others more often. Your company may have the resources to create stellar movies, such as Final Cut or webinar software. Great visuals can enhance your articles.

What To Do About a Filtered Yelp Review


Plus it can look pretty snazzy on your website: If you recognize the customer’s name, you should also contact them to thank them and send them a link to where it’s embedded. Or worse yet, posted front and center on the company’s site.

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Twitter Hacks: 24 Tricks and Features You Probably Didn’t Know About


You could take a screenshot of a note on your phone, but this can look lazy or insincere if your company is releasing an important statement. In the fast-paced Twittersphere, knowing the right Twitter hacks can be a huge advantage.

Specialists and Generalists

Ari Herzog

Fewer still understand the tree is embedded in a forest. A company will need engineers who are experts in certain programming languages and databases but engineers are also needed to work in larger teams that intersect multiple languages and datasets.

Can You Really Use Twitter for Sales?

agora pulse

The mobile communications company announced a live webcast for followers to attend. Consumers can click the Message button on your profile to start a conversation, or you can add a deep link to a tweet that allows the customer to send your company a Direct Message quickly.

Understanding Which Social Platforms to Choose When [infographic]


When we look at the high sharability of embedded content, corporate blogs work to one’s advantage. The infographic ends with the names of a new companies who have got it right and are adequately communicating through different social media channels.

Using Structured Data? Your Website Could Lose Traffic to Google

Bill Hartzer

In a recent post, Mattias points out that Google is directly embedding Stack Overflow responses in the Google search results. Google is, in fact, a for-profit company, and their goal is to provide you with the best search results.

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Scaling Social Media by Changing Your Mindset

Justin Levy

With the emergence of companies moving towards becoming a social business , scaling social media within the business becomes even more important. Scaling social media, especially within an enterprise-level company, can be hard.

How Emails Are Evolving into Mailable Microsites

Convince & Convert

Embedding video content in emails leads to inconsistent experiences across email clients, but between HTML5 video, YouTube, and services like LiveClicker and Movable Ink, you can generally deliver a solid inbox video experience to at least half of your subscribers.

Is Your Contact Page A Dead End?

Small Business Mavericks

When someone decides to contact a company, they generally will figure that the contact page will be their best bet. Unfortunately, some contact pages are not so great at actually letting the user contact a real person in the company. Brandon Bruce suggests having a calendar embedded on the website with availability for scheduling. Bizjournals just took a look at the contact challenge in Brandon Bruce’s post on 6 must-have elements for your website contact page.

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Speaking your Members’ and Customers’ Language: Six Gaps that might be Dooming Associations to Irrelevance


Two articles about e-bay’s recent growth surge, by Marcus Wohlson in Wired magazine, confirmed for me our research insights: organizations that succeeded and grew in this fluid environment had a number of shared characteristics that were deeply embedded in the way they thought, framed challenges, perceived value, approached challenges, engaged people and defined priorities.