Mon.Jan 13, 2020

3 Ways to Get More Reviews for Your Small Business

Social Media Today

Reviews can play a key role in improving discovery, and getting you more business. Check out these tips for getting more reviews of your company

5 Reasons to Begin Your Freelancing Career

The Realtime Report

5 Reasons to Begin Your Freelancing Career. For many people, the opportunity to work on freelance is just a fairy tale. Imagine no early rises at 7 a.m. to get to the office in time to start the workday. There are no annoying bosses constantly monitoring the progress of your work.

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Why Hyper-Personalization is Key for Marketers in 2020

Social Media Today

Marketers in 2020 have finally reached the tipping point where scalable hyper-personalization of marketing activities is not only possible, but a requirement to stay up with evolving consumer trends

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How Social Media is Combating Hate Speech

Socialmedia.biz

In today’s fast-paced, tech-savvy society, it’s almost impossible to think of a life without a smartphone that allows you to stay connected with the world 24×7.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Twitter is Considering Tipping via Tweet, New Identifiers for Trolls and More

Social Media Today

As Twitter continues to ramp up its roll-out of new features, it's investigating several new options, including tipping in-tweets and reputational scores to disincentivize trolls

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Game Streaming Platform Twitch is Seeing a Significant Rise in Non-Gaming Live-Streams

Social Media Today

Twitch has long been the leader in gaming live-streams, but now, more users are posting content outside its traditional parameters

10 Reasons Celebrities Are Better at Instagram Than Brands

Hootsuite

Let’s be real. Celebrities are better at Instagram than brands because they’re celebrities, not brands. Fame obviously gives celebs an edge over companies on social. But that doesn’t mean marketers can’t learn a thing or two from them. Just like brands, celebs have a stake in social media, too.

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TikTok is Developing a Feed of Curated Content, Similar to Snapchat's Discover Stream

Social Media Today

TikTok is reportedly working on a new curated stream, which would enable it to provide brands with a safer ad placement option

Social Media Is Improving Their Lives, Say Baby Boomers

Forbes Social Media

Baby boomers are using social media daily, and more importantly 84% of boomers report that social media is likely to improve their lives

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.

Facebook's Adding More Detail to its User Controls Over Advertisers' Custom Audience List Targeting

Social Media Today

Facebook is looking to provide more transparency over how users are being targeted via custom lists with more info in its ad targeting info panel

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Elon Musk Hints At Talking Cars On Twitter. There’s Even A Really Weird Video

Forbes Social Media

In a Twitter post over the weekend, Elon Musk hinted at a new feature in upcoming Tesla electric cars

What Digital Marketers Need to Know About California's New CCPA Law

Social Media Today

California's new Consumer Privacy Act is now in effect - so what does that mean for your digital strategy

11 Industries Seeing Fundamental AI-Driven Changes In The Near Future

Forbes Social Media

The implementation and integration of AI is applicable across a multitude of industries

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.

6 Lessons You Can Learn From Gymshark's Fandom

WebInKnow

In order to stand out from competitors, your company needs to become a Fanocracy — an organization that inspires extreme passion for a product, brand, or idea by putting customers’ needs and wishes at the center of everything it does. Case Studies Best Practices Fanocracy

5 eCommerce Email Marketing Techniques to Generate More Online Sales [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Ensure you're maximizing the promotional potential of your eCommerce receipt emails with these tips

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New Two-Way Integration ‘Breaks Through Facebook Fundraising Wall’

Forbes Social Media

A significant new Facebook integration from nonprofit software company Funraise may change the way organizations worldwide approach their online fundraising efforts

Social mentions 101: What are they and why they’re important

Sprout Social

When creating a social media strategy for your brand, there are two things you want to focus on – how you’re talking to your customers, and how you’re getting them to respond.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Microsoft’s Stock May Jump As Much As 9% Following Its Quarterly Results

Forbes Social Media

Microsoft's quarterly results are quickly approaching, and traders are betting that the shares rise sharply in the weeks that follow

How to Make Your Own Instagram AR Filters: A Step-by-Step Guide

Hootsuite

If your brand uses Instagram for business , you’re probably already aware that Instagram Stories is an effective way to engage with young users. In 2019, 500 million accounts used Instagram Stories every day and 67% of all Instagram users are ages 18 to 29.

Former Big Leaguer Phil Hughes Runs YouTube Channel For Card Collectors

Forbes Social Media

Phil Hughes threw his last pitch as a professional in 2018 and has since taken a childhood hobby to the next level, launching a YouTube channel that showcases the ex-hurler opening boxes of cards hoping to land valuable treasures ranging from Mike Trout autographs to pricey Pokémon

Get organized with a content calendar

Sherrilynne Starkie

It’s January, the time of year where we all resolve to get organized and stay that way all year long! Now is the time to start a content calendar and keep it going. This is an essential tool in producing quality, effective content that consistently supports marketing and business objectives.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Facebook Bans Deepfake Videos That Could Sway Voters, But Is It Enough?

Forbes Social Media

Using artificial intelligence and freely available apps, including one that just debuted this week called Doublicat that creates deepfake GIFs using only a selfie, anyone can make it look like a celebrity is advocating for a border wall or trumpeting one of the Democratic candidates

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