Time-Saving Tools and Apps for Social Media Management

SocialFish

Social media helps you boost traffic to your website (and your physical office!), Appropriate, effective management is the key to ensuring you get the returns for your social media marketing investments. The app bills itself as your “personal social media manager”.

The 6 Things Marketers Expect from Social Media Management Tools (but don’t have yet)

agora pulse

The World of Social Media Tools is an overcrowded, making it difficult for users to navigate the maze of features and pricing offered to them. But when you ask social media experts if these tools offer what they really need, the answer is often a resounding “no.”

7 Mental Health Tips for Social Media Managers

Later

Social media managers, entrepreneurs, and influencers have a unique set of mental health challenges because they spend their days in the trenches of the internet. But what if social media is your job? Social Media and Mental Health.

What Do Social Media Management Tools Really Need? 23 Experts Tell Us

agora pulse

Social media management tools are constantly evolving in order to keep up with businesses’ and marketers’ needs. As an avid YouTuber, Evan is looking for tools that can help him manage all of the comments he gets – something that he hasn’t been able to find as of yet!

5 Essential Chrome Extensions for Social Media Management

agora pulse

There are millions of Chrome extensions for your favorite Internet browser but as a social media manager you need the ones that will help to ease your busy schedule. In this article, I’m going to tell you my five essential Chrome extensions for social media managers.

Top 7 Social Media Management Tools of 2018

Socialmedia.biz

In today’s fast-paced, technologically advancing world, it’s a no-brainer that the social media sector is growing faster than the Internet itself. However, marketing on social media goes beyond just publishing content. Sprout Social.

Interview with Social Media Manager: Hristina Hristova from Acronis

Social Media Citizens

Hristina Hristova is currently working for Acronis as a global social media manager for consumer products. G: What are the key ingredients of successful social media strategy? Create brand awareness on social media and work together with friend-brands.

How to Write a Great Social Media Manager Job Description (and Hire a Top Social Media Manager)

Buffer Social

Writing a great social media manager job description is not an easy task. The job description is one of the first few things potential applicants read and a well-written job description can increase the chances of you hiring the best social media manager for your company.

5 Content Curation Best Practices For B2B Marketers

Oktopost

Content curation has been a long-standing buzzword in social media marketing. However, those marketers are missing out on the benefits curated content can bring to their […]. Social Media Marketing Marketing Tips Social Listening Social Media Management Thought LeadershipWhile it seems to be on the radar of many marketers, not all of them invest in this tactic, as they feel it’s not worth the time and effort.

The 25 Top Social Media Management Tools for Businesses of All Sizes

Buffer Social

How do you stay on top of all your social media marketing tasks? From creating and publishing content to analytics and reporting, it can be pretty overwhelming to think of all the jobs social media marketers have to complete every day. Social networks supported.

A Day in the Life of a Social Media Manager: How to Spend Time on Social Media in 2017

Buffer Social

One of the questions I get asked most as the social media manager here at Buffer is: How do you break up your day in order to get the most out of social media? . I kept wondering, is there really a social media manager formula for success?

A Day in the Life of a Social Media Manager: How to Spend Time on Social Media in 2017

Buffer Social

One of the questions I get asked most as the social media manager here at Buffer is: How do you break up your day in order to get the most out of social media? . I kept wondering, is there really a social media manager formula for success?

The 10 Golden Rules Successful Social Media Managers Live By

Buffer Social

I was a bit nervous before writing this post because there are so many possible golden rules for social media managers. But then I realized, social media managers are in the market of verbs. Action point: Measure your social media performance.

How to Choose a Social Media Management Tool

Buzzlogix

Social media management and monitoring aren’t just about posting and replying. Social media is a growing, deeper science. Companies don’t drive leads or make money by curating three relevant posts a week. Social Media Monitoring and Listening .

Top 29 Social Media Managers on Twitter

Ari Herzog

Partially inspired by my Twitter list of social builders , and empowered by web startup list.ly that enables anyone to create a list with any web data and to share that list with the world to be rated and liked, here is a list of the top 29 social media managers on Twitter. Do you agree with my curated names above? Please continue reading Top 29 Social Media Managers on Twitter and leave a comment if inspired. Stop Diluting Social Media.

Sendible – Content Curation Suggestion Feature

Proactive Report

Content curation is a vital part of social media content strategy. A healthy curation strategy can position your brand as a thought leader. 85% of curators say establishing thought leadership is their main objective. Social Media Strategy

Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

But that first impression may instead come from the company’s social media presence (and if not the first, very often the second). That fact alone shows the importance of building a solid social media as well as website presence. Social Media Monitoring Tools.

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The 6 Best Ways to Showcase User-Generated Content on Social Media

agora pulse

Community-building and relationship-building should be an important part of your social media marketing efforts. And while relationship building should be your priority, having some extra oomph to boost your sales thanks to social doesn’t hurt either.

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5 Funny Social Media Predictions for 2018

agora pulse

By now you will all have read some social media predictions for 2018. In this article I’m going to give you five funny social media predictions for 2018 and tell you how social media managers can prepare for them. SOCIAL MEDIA PREDICTIONS TAKEAWAY.

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Image credit: Buddy Media. In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. 15 Best Social Media Tools by CodeGeekz.

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Content Curation Tips: 6 Places to Find Content to Share on Social Media

Writtent Blog

Content curation isn’t a quick fix for your staffing woes, or a way to escape your company’s need to think in campaigns. You should approach content curation with a goal of enhancing and adding value to your existing content resources, in order to best tell your brand’s story.

How To Set Up a Timesaving Social Media Workflow

agora pulse

If social media is something you do love, but you just are short on time, there are some ways you can save time and still have fun being in charge of your social media. I am talking about setting up an easy-to-use social media workflow to save time and sanity.

Expert Roundup: Do You Queue or Schedule Your Social Media Posts?

agora pulse

Or at least, a question going back as far as the inception of social media scheduling tools. Which one should you use for managing your client’s social media accounts? You can also add in the curated content to even it out.

How to Curate Content: The Secret Sauce to Getting Noticed, Becoming an Influencer, and Having Fun Online

Buffer Social

If you’re looking for a competitive edge, a way to establish your authority, a way to get more followers, one of the best, proven paths to online success is content curation. The difficult part is that there is a lot that goes into a world class content curation strategy.

20 Tools to Grow Your Business, Efficiency and Productivity

Waxing UnLyrical

New business and relationship management. Newsle syncs with your social networks, and then sends you an email when any of your contacts are “in the news.” Content curation & social media management. And it does make curation very easy.

Why Is Social Media Important for My SaaS?

agora pulse

Social media is a platform to build authentic relationships with your customers. So, why is social media so important? Social media opens the door to truly express how your SaaS can benefit customers. Then, broadcast those insights on social media.

Do I Really Need a Social CRM for My Business?

agora pulse

To build and maintain these relationships many businesses use social CRM tools. What is a “social CRM” and what does it do? When you say these two magic words, most of us start thinking of social CRM tools, instead of the actual process. social media management

What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

agora pulse

You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Agorapulse is a comprehensive social media management tool. Content preview and customization per social network.

10 Tips to Shave Hours Off Your Social Media Marketing

Convince & Convert

According to recent research by LinkedIn , 94% of all SMBs in the United States leverage social media for marketing themselves to their audiences. 60% of SMBs that embraced social media claimed that social media marketing got them new customers.

How Would You Spend 30 Minutes On Social Media?

Small Business Mavericks

Most of us spend a lot more than 30 minutes on social media, but many of us wish we could figure out how to do it. All of the different platforms and rabbit trails are a time-sucker if you aren’t careful, but social media is part of the way business operates these days and so I was interested to see Kevan Lee’s look at the best way to spend 30 minutes of your time on social media marketing. Twelve Things Social Media Managers Do.

5 Ways Twitter Moments Can Elevate Your Brand

agora pulse

Twitter Moments are curated stories made up of tweets that encapsulate current events and happenings around the world. Twitter Moments supports photos, videos, and GIFs , so you can get creative and present different media to tell a story. Curate Moments Based on An Event.

How to Manage Multiple Instagram Accounts With a Team

Later

Managing multiple Instagram accounts can seem like a daunting task, especially if you’re trying to grow followers and engagement on each of the accounts. Maybe you’re a social media manager with lots of clients, or you’re working with a team to manage Instagram accounts for various businesses.

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Expert Roundup: Do You Queue or Schedule Your Social Media Posts?

agora pulse

Or at least, a question going back as far as the inception of social media scheduling tools. Which one should you use for managing your client’s social media accounts? You can also add in the curated content to even it out.

4 Steps to Boost Your Social Media Engagement

Convince & Convert

Simply too many brands use social media as a free advertising platform where they can sell, sell, sell. While the drive to push sales on whatever platform available is admirable, social media (as most of us have realized by now) plays by different rules.

How to Choose the Right Content Marketing Software

Convince & Convert

Otherwise, it uses signals like how many social media followers that vendor has. Although we’ve been using social media management software for a decade and marketing automation platforms for years, we continue to use those solutions—just more so for marketing content than ever before.

How to Keep Your Social Media Marketing Going While You’re on Vacation

agora pulse

You have one last chance to squeeze in a vacation before the busy fall season begins, and I can take one concern off of your list: keeping your social media running while you’re away from your business. Take stock of the social networks you use and think about the purpose of each one.

8 Ways to Optimize Your Facebook Page

Convince & Convert

It all comes down to months (and years) of building up your social media presence using a solid strategy. This will get that page rank higher for your business name, helping you in your reputation management efforts. Back in March 2017, Facebook reported 1.94

What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

agora pulse

You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Agorapulse is a comprehensive social media management tool. Content preview and customization per social network.

How To Use Agorapulse To Promote Your Next Event

agora pulse

Have you ever been tasked with the job of managing social media for events? I spoke to Beatrice Whelan, author of “Trending: The Complete Guide To Social Media for Events” She describes the three stages of event marketing as: Before, during and after.

How To Keep Up With A Million Social Media Changes

agora pulse

Social media marketing never stands still. New platforms, changes to algorithms, new features, new opportunities to integrate social media marketing. You have to stay on top of all these social media changes while also giving great service to your clients.