Wed.Apr 03, 2019

Top Five: Happy 15th Birthday to GMail

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top news this week from the world of social media includes the death of Google+, Facebook’s war on hate, LinkedIn’s lookalike audiences, GMail’s 15th birthday and a primer on using TikTok. Google+ died yesterday.

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Facebook Statistics that Every Marketer Should Know in 2019 [Inforgraphic]

Social Media Today

Facebook is the largest social platform in the world, by a big margin. Here are some key stats to consider in your planning

10 Instagram Hashtag Hacks + Tricks You Definitely Want to Try


If you’re searching for some great Instagram hashtag hacks to get more followers and boost your engagement, you’ve come to the right place! .

Google Publishes New Guide on Linking Google Ads and Google Analytics

Social Media Today

Google has released a new guide which outlines the benefits of linking your Google Ads and Google Analytics info to improve your ad targeting

Social Media Automation 101

A beginner's guide to social media automation tools and getting automation right.

17 of the Best Mobile Video Editing Apps in 2019


With Instagram video taking over our feeds and stories, it’s the perfect time to get to know some of the best video editing apps around! The good news is that you don’t need to be a professional videographer, or buy an expensive kit to create engaging video content for your Instagram profile.

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Finding Talented and Skilled Employees – Tips To Help

The Realtime Report

Finding Talented and Skilled Employees – Tips To Help. As a business owner, it can feel as though you are faced with a never-ending cycle of issues, problems, and challenges that you need to solve.

LinkedIn Adds Document Upload Options to Regular Posts, Providing New Sharing Options

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has announced that all users can now upload documents and presentations in their feed posts

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Why Branding Should Be the Focus of Your Social Media Channels


Branding is an integral part of every type of advertising you do for your business. No matter where you advertise, and especially on social media, your focus should be on creating a targeted brand image with your audience. There are 3.48

26 Tips for Writing More Effective, Shareable Blog Post Titles [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Looking to craft better headlines which will attract more attention? Check out these tips

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The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

Millions Of Facebook Users' Data Exposed By App Developers

Forbes Social Media

Facebook app developers exposed sensitive user information including plain text passwords and email addresses. Here’s what happened and what to do next

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Snapchat's Testing New Snap Map Tools and Mention Stickers

Social Media Today

Snapchat is working on some new tools for its maps feature, including a 'Passport' tool to track where you've been

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Low Social Engagement? Here's How to Fix It


Has your company had difficulty capturing your users’ attention on social media? Perhaps you’ve tried a number of different approaches to content marketing, but you are still not getting the level of social engagement you want.

SMT's State of Marketing Automation Survey 2019 - Part 2: Marketing Automation Concerns

Social Media Today

Automation, whether you like it or not, is coming to more and more elements of our work lives. In our first SMT survey of 2019, we sought opinions on how automation is being used, and will be used in future

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Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Poker Pro Jonathan Little Made $6 Million Playing Texas Hold Em, Skillfully

Forbes Social Media

In an interview with poker pro Jonathan Little, he describes how he began to win and offers advice on the game of shifting probabilities

Facebook Exposes 540 Million User Records -- What You Need To Know

Forbes Social Media

Facebook has exposed sensitive information including plain text passwords and email addresses. Here’s what happened and what to do next

NowThis And Time's Up Are Partnering To Highlight Issues Facing Women In The Workplace

Forbes Social Media

The video news company NowThis announced an exclusive media partnership with the advocacy organization Time’s Up yesterday. NowThis is publishing news videos across its social platforms that feature policy initiatives affecting women in the workplace and challenges and successes of working women