Wed.Jul 10, 2019

How to Drive Engagement on Facebook Without Paid Ads

Social Media Today

Buying Facebook advertising shouldn’t be the end of your marketing strategy on the platform. There are many other ways to increase your traffic and online influence without paying for ad space

The #MindfulSocial podcast with @mckra1g

Janet Fouts

My guest on Mindful Social this week is Molly Cantrell-Kraig. Boy, does this woman have a story! She’s been through the wringer a few times in her life, yet she’s managed to do so much more than survive, she’s thrived.

2019 Key Digital Marketing Growth Stats [Infographic]

Social Media Today

These six social media stats and digital marketing trends can offer us great insight into where we should plan to spend our time and resources

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Why You Need to Start Tracking Instagram Saves Today

agora pulse

On Instagram alone, social media managers are looking at likes, comments , video views, link clicks, profile views, and so much more.

Social Media Automation 101

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

5 Essential Content Marketing Metrics to Measure

Social Media Today

Use these essential KPIs to better measure your marketing campaigns and improve overall performance

FAFSA Renewal

SocialFish

FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. If you are a student requiring financial aid, you must start by filling out this form, and submitting it to your college. This will open for you many doors of getting financial aid.

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Discover Student Loans

SocialFish

Discover student loans provide a great back up in case the federal loan you received is unable to cover all of your college fees. They also provide for you options to refinance your loans, if you are overwhelmed at competitive interest rates.

Social Media Marketing Trends for the Back Half of 2019

Ignite Social Media

Groups will be the New Facebook. Facebook is hoping that its emphasis on Groups will re-engage users. According to data from eMarketer, average time spent and overall engagement on Facebook is expected to continue to decline.

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Facebook emulates rivals' monetization playbooks to draw more creators

Social Media Today

Announcements arriving ahead of VidCon include a new feature called Stars, which closely resembles Twitch's Bit Emotes

9 Popular Instagram Trends of 2019 (So Far)

Later

Summer has finally hit, and while most brands are taking a vacay, now’s the time to level-up your Instagram strategy and jump on some of the hottest Instagram trends in 2019!

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.

Catch That Star: A Guide to Breaking into Hollywood

The Realtime Report

Catch That Star: A Guide to Breaking into Hollywood. Have you always dreamed of breaking into Hollywood? You and about every other person on the planet. Despite all the fierce competition, your dreams of stardom aren’t beyond your reach.

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Instagram: The Perfect Social Networking Platform for Businesses

Social Media Marketing

It has already been discovered that Instagram has been responsible for surpassing both Facebook as well as Twitter in terms of the total number of users who are active. Currently, Instagram is the most preferred social networking platform that most of the businesses use for marketing their business.

31 Most Engaging Friendship Day Social Media Posts

Unmetric

Brand marketers use occasions like Friendship Day to capitalize on their social media campaigns. Most brands kick-start their campaign planning even up to two months in advance.

Trade Wars And Easy Money Could Send Bitcoin, ETH, XRP, And LTC Prices To New Highs

Forbes Social Media

Trade wars and easy money are turning major cryptocurrencies into the new “safe havens.” Sort of

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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.

4 Essential Steps to Master Pinterest & Get 2x More Targeted Followers [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Increase Pinterest engagement and drive more traffic to your website with these social media branding tips

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Hudson Yards Features Digital Brands, In Group

Forbes Social Media

"The Shops" at New York's $25 billion Hudson Yards development, feature the second level "Floor of Discovery". This collection of digital first brands and "unique to New York" concepts should give both tourists and locals a fresh mix of refined specialty retailers, not found elsewhere

Instagram marketing: how to establish an effective strategy

Sprout Social

If you feel like you don’t quite “get” Instagram marketing, you’re not alone. On the surface, it might seem like little more than a place for snapshots and selfies. The reality, though? Instagram is an absolute goldmine for businesses of all shapes and sizes.

4 Things You Need To Know Right Now About The Storm In The Gulf Of Mexico

Forbes Social Media

A potential hurricane may develop in the Gulf of Mexico this week. Here's what you need to know right now

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How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

IBM, Omega, and Hasselblad Celebrate Apollo 11 fiftieth Anniversary with Exclusive Content

WebInKnow

Apollo 11, the first lunar landing, was fifty years ago this month. It was the most audacious adventure humans have ever accomplished and deserves celebration.

Is Snapchat Recommitting To Its Creative Community?

Forbes Social Media

The company's latest changes signal a renewed interest in its organic content, addressing many of the concerns of its existing creators and bringing in new talent

6 Tips for Organizing Instagram Content with Later

Later

Over 100 million photos and videos are uploaded to Instagram every single day — but with all that posting comes a very real challenge: how do you organize your Instagram content?

Facebook's 2019 Diversity Report Reveals There's Still A Long Way To Go

Forbes Social Media

Facebook's 2019 diversity report reveals more progress must be made. What are some additional ways that the company can create a more diverse and inclusive environment

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

A Minimalist Social Strategy for Small Business Owners

Hootsuite

Are you the owner of a small (but mighty) business? With a load of spare time to execute a complicated social media strategy? Like the not-so-small businesses do? Do I ask dumb questions? I’ve been told that before, so get in line. But, I’m also here to help you with an absolute-bare-minimum social media plan. So you can go from feeling overwhelmed, dumb and numb to sharp, focused and ‘I got this’. You’re such a smart business owner.