Tue.Jun 11, 2019

8 of the Best YouTube SEO Tools

Social Media Today

If you want to maximize your YouTube performance, you need to align with user search behaviors, in order for your content to be found. These tools and tips will help

Stop Focusing Strictly on These Vanity Metrics for Your Social Media Content

agora pulse

As a social media manager, you monitor key metrics on each platform. But are you tracking figures that reflect progress toward your marketing goals? Or are you measuring empty metrics that don’t really matter? Stop worrying about these four vanity metrics, and start finding out what to monitor instead. What Are Vanity Metrics? Vanity metrics are numbers that make a brand look good on the surface. But when you look closer, you can see that these figures don’t mean much.

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Twitter is Now Testing its 'Hide Replies' Option Among Users in Canada

Social Media Today

Twitter is now testing out its new 'Hide replies' feature with selected users, offering a new way for users to control their tweet experience

Care for Caregivers- Stories We Tell Ourselves – A Workshop

Janet Fouts

We caregivers can be very, very, hard on ourselves. We tell ourselves the wildest stories and sometimes we believe them without thinking. Stories like: ”I can’t handle this”, I’m not good enough”, ” That person is just trying to make me feel bad”, and the classic “I can never do enough!”. Maybe that’s because of stress, exhaustion, emotional overload, or lack of focus, but whatever the reason it’s not helping anyone even a little bit.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

Instagram and Facebook Add New Features for #PrideMonth

Social Media Today

Both Instagram and Facebook have launched some new tools to help users celebrate Pride Month, including a colorful new Stories feature and updated gender selection options

Video Thumbnails: 3 Easy Tips to Getting the Click

Oktopost

Though discouraged by a popular saying, judging a book by its cover is a major element of being human. Whether it be an actual book, a movie trailer, or even a person, our first inclination is to form a judgement based on the images presented. The same holds true for video thumbnails. Video Thumbnails , or compressed preview images, can be thought of as windows that allow prospective viewers to get a quick snapshot of your video. These small images, therefore, play a big role.

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How to Make Your Office More Comfortable

The Realtime Report

How to Make Your Office More Comfortable. The environment of a business office plays a role in how people engage with the company and how well your employees work. Most people spend more of their waking hours in the office than they do at home. The more comfortable you can make that environment, the happier and more productive your people will be. The good news is that it doesn’t take much work to make your office more comfortable. Here’s how. Cut the Clutter.

Snapchat's Testing a New 'Multi-Snap' Feature, Event Invites and New Sticker Options

Social Media Today

Snapchat's working on a couple of new updates, including in-app event pages and a new 'Multi-Snap' option

21 best social media analytics tools

Unmetric

Updated for 2019! It’s pretty evident that social media isn’t anymore just a medium for communication and funny cat videos. The network is crowded with brand advertisements, contests, free giveaways and much more that vie for consumers attention. We all know how big of a role social media plays for business and that managing multiple social accounts on different social media networks can be time-consuming.

3 Tips for Creating Successful Microvideos

Likeable

How often do you finish a branded video that’s served to you on any social media platform? What about a microvideo (any video below 15 seconds)? If you said “almost never,” you aren’t alone. A recent study found that 65 percent of people skip online video advertising, 76 percent of whom do so because it’s a habit. So what will make your viewers stop, watch, and actually finish your microvideo?

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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.

Ignite Your Week: Facebook’s Clear History Tool

Ignite Social Media

Facebook’s Clear History Tool. Facebook’s clear history tool is scheduled to roll out later this month. The clear history tool, which is officially called off-Facebook activity , will give people more transparency and control over the data shared with Facebook from other apps and websites. When someone disables their off-Facebook activity advertisers will no longer be able to target them based on their behaviors outside of Facebook.

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AXA Case Study: Driving Brand Loyalty and Customer Retention for Insurance Brands with Social Listening

Digimind

While the growth of insurance weakens globally, APAC continues to be the fastest growing insurance market in the world. As the appetite for insurance products stays strong in emerging markets, insurance companies in APAC are wasting no time to expand their customer base. Trends

New Security Warning Issued For Google's 1.5 Billion Gmail And Calendar Users

Forbes Social Media

More than one billion users of Google's Gmail and Calendar applications are being warned about a newly discovered security threat. Here's what you need to know

AXA Case Study: Driving Brand Loyalty and Customer Retention for Insurance Brands with Social Listening

Digimind

While the growth of insurance weakens globally, APAC continues to be the fastest growing insurance market in the world. As the appetite for insurance products stays strong in emerging markets, insurance companies in APAC are wasting no time to expand their customer base. With different companies offering similar products and services in the insurance industry, […].

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.

Ice Bucket Challenge Boosted ALS Association Annual Funding By 187%: Report

Forbes Social Media

A new report commissioned by the ALS Association shows that the 'Ice Bucket Challenge,' which took the internet by storm in 2014, increased annual funding for the ALS Association by 187

5 Impactful Social & Content Trends For Your Marketing Strategy | Socialize Singapore May 2019

Digimind

With new marketing trends and innovations taking shape every day, how can you identify and invest in the ones that will benefit your company the most? From chatbots and social commerce to augmented and virtual reality, which of 2019’s key social and content trends should you prioritize in your marketing strategies? Social media strategy Trends

Billionaires Jim Breyer and Thomas Tull Lead $15 Million Bet That Genies’ Avatars Will Be Next Big Thing In Social

Forbes Social Media

Early Facebook investor Jim Breyer is betting on Genies' cartoon-like avatars turning into the next social breakout

5 Impactful Social & Content Trends For Your Marketing Strategy | Socialize Singapore May 2019

Digimind

From chatbots and social commerce to augmented and virtual reality, which of 2019’s key social and content trends should you prioritize in your marketing strategies? The post 5 Impactful Social & Content Trends For Your Marketing Strategy | Socialize Singapore May 2019 appeared first on Digimind Blog. Trends Content Marketing strategy Social Media Strategy

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

21 Tips for Creating a Great Website [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Some key tips for developing an effective, functional and attention-grabbing website

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5 Impactful Social & Content Trends For Your Marketing Strategy

Digimind

With new marketing trends and innovations taking shape every day, how can you identify and invest in the ones that will benefit your company the most? From chatbots and social commerce to augmented and virtual reality, which of 2019’s key social and content trends should you prioritize in your marketing strategies? Social media strategy Trends

Instagram Won’t Take Down Mark Zuckerberg Deepfake

Forbes Social Media

Artists created a fake video of Zuckerberg for an exhibit to illustrate how doctored videos known as deepfakes can appear almost identical to the real thing

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How Google's Search Ads Have Evolved Since 2007 [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Google recently changed its search ad format, which is not the first time it's updated its presentation. Here's a look at how Google's search ads have evolved over time

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8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

Nancy Pelosi Reportedly Ghosts Mark Zuckerberg Over Viral Doctored Video

Forbes Social Media

The House Speaker hasn’t responded to the Facebook founder’s calls, according to report

Antitrust Probe Starts Today With Focus On Big Tech's Profits From News

Forbes Social Media

A congressional panel will today kick off its anti-trust investigation into Google, Amazon, Apple and Facebook with an examination of the way they affect the news media landscape

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The Texting Doorbell Is The Anti-Doorbell Doorbell

Forbes Social Media

The Texting Doorbell is a doorbell that sends a text instead of ringing. It solves a problem that didn't really exist before its existence

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LeBron Rolls Into The Hyper-Luxury Luggage Market With Rimowa

Forbes Social Media

The worlds of sports and luxury are merging once again as part of a wider generational shift with Rimowa and LeBron James. By including King James in its latest campaign, Rimowa may be able to excel at forging culturally relevant collaborations and boost sales