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5 Ways to Use the Instagram Nametag Tool to Gain More Followers for Your Brand or Business

Social Media Today

Instagram recently launched its 'Nametag' tool, which simplifies the process of following another user to scanning a photo. But can this tool help you expand your audience

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Twitter may remove the ‘Like’ option from tweets

Receiving Likes on social media may be on the verge of extinction, at least for one social media platform. Just like Facebook and Instagram, one of the big aspects involved with Twitter is the “Like” option. The simple tap or click on the heart icon on someone’s tweet allows a user to register their approval of the tweet. Now there is speculation going around that the social media company may be doing away with that particular aspect of their experience.

6 Tips for Planning Your 2019 Social Media Strategy

Social Media Today

As we near the year's end, social media marketers are shifting into planning mode for next year. Here are some tips for planning your 2019 social media strategy

Social Media Automation 101

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

How To Protect The Privacy of One’s Mobile Device

The Realtime Report

How to Protect the Privacy of One’s Mobile Device. According to a Q4 report by We Are Social of 2018 Global Digital Trends, there are almost 4.2 billion people using the internet and 3.4 billion active social media users.

Twitter Releases Data on Usage Trends Since the Change to 280 Characters

Social Media Today

Twitter has released a set of new data points which highlight that the switch from 140 to 280 characters has been a success for the platform

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Now You Can View all Your Gmail Inboxes on a Single Screen in iOS

Social Media Today

Google is rolling out a new update for Gmail on iOS which enables users to view all inboxes on a single screen

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Companies Are Using Social Media Data to Improve Customer Service

The last time you called a corporate hotline with a complaint, did the agent seem like someone you’d like to have a beer with? Companies are now using social media data – from sites like LinkedIn and Facebook – to match you to a call center agent that you’re likely to find enchanting.

Facebook's Testing Another New Stories Layout as it Continues to Push Usage

Social Media Today

Facebook's trying out another new format for Facebook Stories presentation as part of its continuing efforts to make Stories happen

5 Things Marketers Should Know About Will Smith's YouTube Strategy

Forbes Social Media

In case you missed him at Advertising Week, here's a recap of a few takeaways for content marketers

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.

10 Qualities of a 'Unicorn Marketer'

Social Media Today

Modern marketers need a range of skills, which can make them tough to find. Here are Larry Kim's tips for finding your own 'unicorn' marketing team members

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iPads Are Not The Future Of Education

Forbes Social Media

The parents and schools that could afford to provide kids with iPads, ironically enough, are the ones least likely to approve of the idea

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Report Finds Facebook's Political Ad Transparency Efforts Can be Easily Manipulated

Social Media Today

A new report has shown that Facebook's political ad transparency efforts can be thwarted by simply posing as another organization

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Ranked: The 17 Worst Travel Annoyances On A Plane

Forbes Social Media

A survey of the worst travel habits on a plane. Plus a look at trains and automobiles, too

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.

8 Elements in a Successful Content Marketing Plan

Rebekah Radice

Content marketing is a complex undertaking. From ideation to creation, it’s easy to get caught up in the how and forget about taking action.

Why Beyonce's Halloween Costume Exploded On Social Media

Forbes Social Media

Inside the reason why Beyonce's social media Halloween take-over works

Here are the Twitter advanced search techniques brands need to know about

Sprout Social

Let’s talk Twitter. The beauty of Twitter is that it’s a platform that’s fair game for brands in just about any industry. It’s also one of the most straightforward for businesses to master when it comes to customer service and engagement. Twitter isn’t without its roadblocks for brands, though. The big one? Twitter moves at an absolutely insane pace.

Are You Treating Social Media Like Your Résumé?

Forbes Social Media

Did you know that 92% of recruiters use social media when making hiring decisions? For anyone who’s actively (or even passively) looking for a new job, that means social media is your new résumé. Here are five tips for using social media to land your dream job

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

This Generation Is More Likely To Tell You What They Make

Forbes Social Media

Have you shared your salary information with a colleague? Romantic partner? Friend? Family member? One generation is more open about income numbers than another, according to some new research from Bankrate

MIT Lets Public Control Actor In Halloween Experiment - What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Forbes Social Media

If you're at a loose end tonight and looking for a suitably spooky pastime for Halloween, you might want to check out what's going on at the MIT Media Lab


A Weather Forecast Issued This Week Goes Shakespeare And It Was Brilliant

Forbes Social Media

A forecast discussion issued this week by the National Weather Service-Juneau is "must read" if you like Shakespeare or weather

U.S. Health Official Posts Controversial Halloween 'Medicare For All' Tweet

Forbes Social Media

On Halloween, head of CMS, Seema Verma, took to Twitter to share her thoughts to take a Trumpesque swipe at Bernie Sanders “Medicare For All” campaign. While members of Trump’s Administration use Twitter as a forum to share opinions about adversaries all the time, this was a surprising move. NYSE:TWTR

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

A Messy Digital Footprint Can Cost You Referrals

Forbes Social Media

Businesses with a lackluster digital footprint risk losing referred customers before they’ve even had a chance to serve them

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