Wed.Jul 24, 2019

Internal Research Shows that Facebook Usage is in Decline, in Favor of Instagram and WhatsApp

Social Media Today

A new report has shown that Facebook is aware that Facebook could reach a 'tipping point' where it loses out to other apps

The Winning Social Media Content Strategy TV Networks Use

Convince & Convert

From a marketing perspective, there is no such thing as “social media.”

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LinkedIn Adds New Services Listings for Profiles to Help Freelancers and SMBs

Social Media Today

LinkedIn is adding a new option which will enable freelancers and SMBs to list the services they provide on their LinkedIn profile, and be found for the same in search results

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16 of the Best Facebook Ad Examples to Inspire Your Next Campaign


As of April 2019, Facebook’s potential advertising reach globally is 1.887 billion people. That represents 32% of everyone over the age of 13. Statistics also show that people continue to interact with Facebook ads. The average Facebook user clicks on 11 ads in 30 days.

Social Media Automation 101

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

New Listing Shows Just How Much Celebrities are Being Paid Per Sponsored Instagram Post

Social Media Today

A new listing shows just how much celebrities and influencers are charging per sponsored Instagram post

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How to Schedule IGTV Videos


Getting on board with IGTV is easier than ever — you can now schedule IGTV videos to automatically post to your feed! . While editing videos for Instagram does take some time, scheduling IGTV videos from desktop takes just minutes once you’re set up with the Facebook Creator Studio.

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The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Creator Studio


Attention influencers: the new Instagram Creator Studio is here to help you manage all of your Instagram posts, get insights from desktop, monetize your content, and more! . Previously, Creator Studio was only available for Facebook Pages — but that’s all changed now.

Twitter Will Now Allow Users to Both Retweet and Retweet with Comment on the Same Tweet

Social Media Today

Now you have two ways to share a single tweet, with Twitter providing the capacity to both retweet and retweet with comment on every update

IGTV: The Ultimate Guide to Instagram’s New Video Platform


Drumroll, please… IGTV, Instagram’s brand new video platform, is here! IGTV is a place for long form videos on Instagram, and it’s available in both the native Instagram app and the new standalone IGTV app.

Snapchat Reports Increases in Both Users and Revenue in Q2 Update

Social Media Today

Snapchat has released its Q2 2019 performance update, showing solid increases in both revenue and users

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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.

Why a Third-Party Social Media Tool Is Better for Instagram

agora pulse

Whether you’re running a large Instagram account or juggling multiple client profiles, relying on the native Instagram app can make social media management harder than it needs to be. But can a social media tool like Agorapulse really make your job that much easier? Spoiler alert: Yep!).

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Real-Time Networking App Gets 5,000 Downloads in 48 Hours

The Realtime Report

Real-Time Networking App Gets 5,000 Downloads in 48 Hours. Meetrz , a new app that connects entrepreneurs and business travelers with live, local users who want to meet up in real time, announced that it received 5,000 downloads in 48 hours.

Social Media and eCommerce: Ignite Your Week

Ignite Social Media

Social Media and Ecommerce Trends. E-commerce sales have reached about a half-trillion dollars and the cost of acquiring new customers is growing with it. A key trend, from Mary Meeker’s annual internet report showed that Americans are spending more time with digital media than ever before.

Native vs. third-party tools: Which is the most popular publishing tool for brands?


280 characters are all that brands need to have real-time conversations with their customers. With over 320 million active users and 500 million tweets published every day, Twitter is a great platform for brands to engage with their customers.

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.

Hey Digital Marketer! Got Data and Analytics? Here are 10 Business Reasons You Should

Pam Moore

Many digital and social marketers shy away from data and analytics. They may fear it's the dark side of marketing and that they will get drawn into week long meetings discussing menial metrics and data algorithms. This couldn't be further from the truth.

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine Discusses Space Fandom With Me!


NASA is a rare government agency with a massive fan base! After a recent presentation at NASA headquarters in Washington, DC, I had the honor of discussing the amazing NASA fanocracy with NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine.

New Tech's Impact On Memory And Cognitive Dissonance Today

Forbes Social Media

How does new technology influence the growing problem of erasing public memory on social media? This piece examines the synapse between what reality is remembered and how new technology can easily distort memories

How to Choose the Right Social Media Platform for Your Business [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Which social platforms should your business focus on? Check out this infographic

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

FTC Slaps Facebook With $5 Billion Fine, Forces New Privacy Controls

Forbes Social Media

Mark Zuckerberg pledges "a new standard for our industry" after agency says Facebook "undermined consumers’ choices

Instagram Impressions, Reach, and Other Metrics You Might Be Confused About

Sprout Social

With so many social networks on the scene and even more metrics to keep track of, it can be difficult to make sense of your data. One thing we know for sure: you should be investing in Instagram and Instagram Stories strategies. Not convinced?

Where Is Your Video Strategy?

Forbes Social Media

64% of B2B marketers have increased their use of audio/video content compared to a year ago. Mat Zucker defines more video use cases and unpacks what goes into a video content strategy

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Reddit Ads vs. Quora Ads – Do They Really Work? [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Reddit and Quora ads offer access to a whole new audience - here are some tips and insights based on a recent experiment with ads on both

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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.

Facebook's Quarterly Revenue Is 3X Bigger Than Its $5 Billion Fine

Forbes Social Media

The fine was a new record. So was the quarterly revenue

Travis Credit Union


It’s always a good idea to have options, and Travis Credit Union gives you these options. A few years ago, nobody understood much about credit unions or the products they offer, but now, they have become large financial institutions that can be compared to banks.

Facebook Sales Jump; Profit Hit By Expenses From $5 Billion FTC Fine

Forbes Social Media

Facebook shares rose 1% in after-hours trading on Wednesday after the social media giant reported a substantial year-over-year increase in daily active users and revenue

Wright-Patt Credit Union


A credit union is a kind of financial institution that provides its clients with traditional banking services. They range in different sizes from small volunteer organizations to huge entities. They also have thousands of participants all over the country.

19 Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Social Media Marketer


Want to up your social media skills but not sure how to start? Don’t worry: these 19 social media marketing podcasts have got you covered. Podcasts offer a great way to brush up on the latest digital trends on the go. You can tune in while commuting, doing the dishes, or working out.

6 Reasons Why Elizabeth Warren Is Just Plain Wrong About Breaking Up Apple, Amazon, Facebook And Google

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Elizabeth Warren and a lot of other politicians across the world have made similar populist soundings as a resolution to a world radically transforming in both physical and virtual terms

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Credit Karma – Is it real or a Scam


Smart people know all about credit score, and they understand that this is what determines their ability to get loans, credit cards, and even get jobs and rent houses.