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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July Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

Social media marketing is one of the fastest changing forms of marketing online and this past month was no exception! There has been a whole host of new features and updates that have rolled out so without further ado let’s dive into some of this month’s social media trends.

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February Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

Let’s break down the February social media trends. While on the surface this may seem like something only California residents and businesses need to pay attention to, the law affects any company that can serve a resident of California.

3 Social Media Trends to Consider in 2020 Planning

Ignite Social Media

As 2019 draws to a close, many of you may be putting the finishing touches on your social media strategy plans for the next calendar year. Read on for our key social trends for 2020 planning. Social media continues to play a vital role in brand and product discovery.

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April Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

Spring is synonymous with change and that certainly applies when it comes to social media. There were a whole host of new features and updates being rolled out over the past month from some of the top social platforms. Let’s talk about the April Social Media Trends! .

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May Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

They say April showers bring May flowers and Social’s in full bloom! So many new, fresh and exciting things are popping up on the social scene. Let’s dive into the May Social Media Trends! LinkedIn goes Live!

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Pinterest Halloween Trends

Ignite Social Media

While you scramble to snag the best fun-sized candies and cutest dog costume, stay on trend and maximize your brand’s engagement with these Halloween Pinterest trends. Male costumes followed a similar trend, with super heroes being a top performer.

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Annual Social Media Budget Planning For Companies And Bloggers

SocMed Sean

If your or your organization is actively engaging in the social media space, you need to analyze your current budget allocation and either confirm or increase that commitment to social media in your budget planning activities. The Reality Of Social Media Budget Planning.

Back to School Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

As you ready your A-game social media content, take note of these back-to-school social media trends. Both high schoolers and college students look to social media for back-to-school outfit inspiration.

Social Media Trends We Hope Stay in 2019

Ignite Social Media

Another year has passed in the ever-changing world of social media marketing. 2019 brought with it many platforms changes, memes, and trends that kept marketers on their toes. As we’ve entered into 2020 , here are a few social trends from 2019 that we hope stay in 2019.

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Social Media Marketing Trends for the Back Half of 2019

Ignite Social Media

According to research by Cowen and Company*, Pinterest is the top social network for finding and shopping for products among US users. Now a public company with stakeholders to answer to, Pinterest has expanded their offerings to support shopping intent.

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3 Social Media Advertising Spending Trends to Consider in 2019

Ignite Social Media

Whether you are still finalizing your social media strategy or hitting the ground running with execution this year, we’ve compiled the following few social media ad spending trends to help guide and inform your social advertising spending in 2019.

COVID-19 and Social Media Marketing: April 6th Update

Ignite Social Media

Please see prior posts: Changing Consumer Behavior and How to Adjust Your Strategy (March 16 th ) Organic vs Paid Social Media Marketing Before and After the Virus (March 23 rd ) Top Questions Brands Have About Their Social Media Strategy During COVID-19 (March 30 th ).

November Social Trends

Ignite Social Media

Social media continues to change and grow – and with those changes comes new updates and trends. We’re breaking down the top three November social trends to get you up to speed on what you may have missed.

5 Social Media Predictions for 2020

Ignite Social Media

As a social media only agency, our favorite time of year is when we get look forward to the next year and make informed predictions about where the space may be headed. Purely Organic Social Media Strategies Will Continue to Decline.

August Social Trends

Ignite Social Media

With the ever-changing landscape of social media, it can be difficult to stay up to date with the latest social media trends and news. We’re going to cover off on the top three social media trends and news of August.

3 Facebook Trends to Consider in 2020 Planning

Ignite Social Media

With initial 2020 marketing planning discussions in motion, it’s important to look at industry trends that may impact your social media marketing strategies and tactics. We believe social media marketers should be wary and keep a close eye on overall performance.

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3 Social Media Statistics to Consider in 2020 Strategies

Ignite Social Media

As the social media landscape continuously shifts, so must your brand strategy for operating on the various platforms. Here are three social media statistics for 2020 that you’ll want to consider when mapping out your strategy. .

4 Trends Social Media Marketers Should Expect in 2017

Ignite Social Media

The new year is almost here, and it’s time for a new start for many social media trends. Here are a few things that social media marketers should expect next year. More and more companies are taking advantage of the fact that often times the best advocates are their employees. The storytelling options provided by 360 degree photo, video, and VR experiences will most certainly be a factor in 2017 social media campaigns.

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September Social Trends

Ignite Social Media

It’s the end of Summer and time to get back into the swing of things, ready for the end of the year armed with September social trends. This is not really a new trend for September but, we saw also saw the flip side with Burger King and McDonald’s coming together to fight cancer.

Hashtag Best Practices by Social Media Channel

Ignite Social Media

One question we’re frequently asked is how many hashtags to use on different social media channels. Go ahead and bookmark it so you can reference it whenever you’re writing copy for your social posts. Search for relevant and trending hashtags when posting.

Trending Hashtags to Ring In the New Year With

Ignite Social Media

New Year’s Eve is traditionally the night to make a statement, and that extends to social as well. You may already have your mind on key trends in 2020 , but New Year’s Eve is an event all its own.

No-Cost Ways to Grow Your Social Media Following

Ignite Social Media

But when it comes to social media, organic reach is all about the influence content has without paying to boost it. Also, most social media platforms are vigilant about clearing out fake/spammy profiles. You also want to use trending hashtags, and relevant hashtags.

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Social Media and eCommerce: Ignite Your Week

Ignite Social Media

Social Media and Ecommerce Trends. A key trend, from Mary Meeker’s annual internet report showed that Americans are spending more time with digital media than ever before. Social Channels for Product Discovery.

Three Social Media Trends That We’re Thankful For

Ignite Social Media

Social media moves fast! This year was no exception and in the spirit of Thanksgiving, we’re going to recap the three trends that we are most thankful for this year. Check out our sister company, Carusele , for your influencer marketing needs. Paid Media continues to grow!

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Companies Embrace Social Media

Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers is in a collaborative partnership together with the Bees Awards – the first social media marketing award show that will take place 9th November in San Francisco.

Social Media Stories: What Brands Need to Know About Ephemeral Content

Ignite Social Media

Social media stories, originally popularized by Snapchat, have seen significant growth and adoption across nearly all major social networks. A recent report from GlobalWebIndex found that Instagram and Facebook users are increasingly viewing and creating social media stories.

Why your social media isn’t working

Sherrilynne Starkie

The adage holds true in the world of social and digital media where the pace of change is constant. Despite sinking time and resources into social media, many companies are not seeing the results they want. Want to get real business benefits from social media?

How to Know If Your Brand Should Hop on a New Social Media Trend

Ignite Social Media

Trends can be found everywhere but social media is the best place to find the freshest and most relevant trends today. The client is emailing you, asking if their brand should jump on the new social media trend that everyone seems to be talking about.

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4 Social Media Trends and How to Adjust Your Social Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Social media has evolved over the years and in order to design a successful social media marketing strategy, you must consider the latest social media trends that are likely to have the biggest impacts. Social Commerce Goes Viral.

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How Companies Are Using Social Media to Show Appreciation

Socialmedia.biz

Social media is a great avenue for companies that want to improve their customer service. We see a lot of brands talking to their clients on social media, ensuring that their customers’ concerns and complaints are properly handled.

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

Webbiquity SMM

Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends? Most “top trends” posts either tell what the blogger thinks (good), or curate the opinions of multiple experts (better). Here we go… Content Marketing Trends. ” — 2018 Trends: B2B Marketing , Edelman.

Are You Wielding Your Social Media and Blog Like These Fortune 500 Companies?

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LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook are the most utilized social networks by Fortune 500 companies, according to recent research from UMASS Dartmouth’s Center for Marketing Research. The report was part of an annual analysis of the digital efforts of companies on the Fortune 500 list.

January Social Media Updates

Ignite Social Media

Nearly every platform has been making changes, adding features, or tracking trends to keep up with the ever-changing industry. We’ve compiled a few of the highlights from our bi-weekly newsletter – Social You Should Know. Keep scrolling for your January social media updates!

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.

Q4 Social Media Updates

Ignite Social Media

Catch up on the latest news from the social media world in with our Q4 social media updates. . Q4 Social Media Updates. This gives these admins the opportunity to track industry trends and topics so their business can be involved in conversation s. Additionally, companies now have the ability to re-share employee’s posts , which can ultimately help with recruitment and positive conversations around the brand.

Social Media Marketing During COVID-19: March 30 Update

Ignite Social Media

Please see prior posts: Social Media Marketing in the Midst of COVID-19 (Mar 16); and Social Media Marketing During COVID-19: March 23 Update. Like most things in social media, the answer is, “It depends.” on Social Media Right?

Why You Should Thoroughly Audit Your Social Media Presence

Webbiquity SMM

Social media success isn’t nearly as random as it can seem. Though it’s a challenge, there’s no magical force keeping you from reaching your social media goals. To establish that, begin with a social media audit. What Is a Social Media Audit?

10 Truths Nobody Told You About Being A Social Media Marketer

Pam Moore

It is clear social media marketing is delivering real and measurable business value for companies large and small today. Smart social media marketers also know how to align social media to business goals.

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3 Things You Must Know for a Successful Social Media Marketing Career

Pam Moore

Are you a digital or social marketer wanting to progress in your business and marketing career? Social media is not a band-aid for a broken business. Business owners and leaders must start being more careful of who they hand over the social media keys to.

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Your CEO Hired a New Social Media Agency? Here’s How to Partner With them and Not Get Fired

Pam Moore

Subject line reads… “New Social Media Agency Kickoff Meeting Tomorrow.” Just 6 short months ago you were hired to lead the charge with social media. Before you start freaking out, take a listen to episode 241 of the Social Zoom Factor podcast.

The Top 9 Social Media Trends of 2019

Social Media Strategies Summit

2018 was a year of lasting impacts on the social media industry. Even in an industry marked by fast change, 2018 will go down in history as a big year for social media and all of the marketers who use it to sell their products or services. Social Media Trends of 2019 #1.

3 Steps for Making Your Social Media Strategy Agile

Ignite Social Media

This is your social media strategy: This is what your social media strategy should be able to do: Yep, it needs to be adorable…wait, I mean, agile. A month in social media time is like a year in regular time. Need help with your social media strategy?