Wed.Jun 19, 2019

How to Use Storytelling to Connect with Your Audience on Instagram

Social Media Today

Communicating what your brand is all about, in simple, visual examples, is key to maximizing your Instagram performance. Here are some key tips

How to Choose That One Instagram Profile Link That Works Best for You

agora pulse

Instagram is a marketer’s dream, with higher-than-average engagement and a particular enthusiasm from users to discover and engage with brands on the platform. So, it’s relatively easy to drive engagement on Instagram and use it for brand awareness.

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Google Announces New 3D Ad Creation Tools and New Live and AR Ad Options for YouTube

Social Media Today

Google has announced a range of new ad options, including advanced 3D ad display tools, along with some new options for YouTube promotions

American Education Services


Student loans issued through the Federal Government will mostly have a third party in charge of servicing them. If you have taken out a loan to pay for college, then American Education Services is a name you may hear often.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Twitter is Removing the Option to Tag Your Precise Location in Tweets

Social Media Today

Twitter is removing the option to tag your precise location in tweets, though you will still be able to do so via the Twitter camera

How to Get Started in Media Planning and Buying

The Realtime Report

How to Get Started in Media Planning and Buying. The simple days are gone. Businesses can no longer simply put ads on products, in the newspaper, on the radio, and on television and call it good. We’re in a new age of media.

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Separated by a common language? How different are agencies and consultancies when they both speak fluent digital?


This is a guest blog written by Phil Lynch, Managing Director of social media research agency Newton Insight & visiting lecturer in media analytics at the University of Westminster. Connect with him on LinkedIn. Audience Intelligence

4 Proven Ways to Improve Customer Service Using Social Media

Social Media Today

Social media can be an excellent platform for connecting with your customers - here are some tips on how to boot your social customer support process

Why TV Meteorologists Will 'Show Their Stripes' For Climate On June 21st

Forbes Social Media

Why television meteorologists from around the world will be "showing their stripes" on June 21st


88 Compelling Words and Phrases to Prompt Website Visitors into Action [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Using the just the right words can help increase your website conversions - check out this listing of action-prompting terms

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.

YouTube Under Investigation For Being Dangerous To Children

Forbes Social Media

The FTC is in the “late stages” of an investigation, according to a Washington Post report

Sprout Social’s Justyn Howard named a Glassdoor Top CEO for a third consecutive year

Sprout Social

I’m pleased to announce that Sprout Social founder and CEO, Justyn Howard, has been recognized as a Glassdoor Top CEO for U.S. companies with 1,000 employees or less in 2019. This is the third year in a row that Justyn has been placed on the list and is a reflection of the supportive culture we’ve been able to establish and maintain at Sprout.

Do Instagram's Ads Reinforce Harmful Stereotypes?

Forbes Social Media

As society is becoming more aware of the dangers of sexist stereotypes and the immense harm such imagery can have on body image and body confidence, it raises the question of whether social platforms should be required to do more to cull ads that promote harmful stereotypes

Fanocracy Stories: What is Elizabeth Warren a Passionate Fan of?


We travel to 2020 Presidential town hall events to ask a simple question of each candidate: “Outside of your work and your family, what are you a fan of, what are you passionate about?” Today we share what Elizabeth Warren told us.

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.

Would Breaking Up Digital Platforms Enhance Free Speech?

Forbes Social Media

Regulating platforms to ensure access to diverse information and political perspectives might be a better fix

15 of the Most Important Instagram Trends to Watch Right Now


Instagram trends can make or break your social marketing strategy. That’s why it’s important to stay on top of them. Brands that keep up with the top trends on Instagram can take advantage of new features and beta tools ahead of their competitors. They also show their followers they know what’s up.

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Cannes Lions Festival Now: The Power Trifecta Of Influencers, Culture And Brands

Forbes Social Media

How uber-influencers like Chrissy Teigen are connecting at massive levels

Fortnite Star Streamer Ninja Signs Book Series Deal With Random House Imprints

Forbes Social Media

Online video game live-streamer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins announces deals with two Random House units to release multiple books, including how-to guides and a graphic-novel series

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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.

As Darkness Spreads, Digital Security Is a Matter of Life and Death

Forbes Social Media

Neither social media giants nor law enforcement is prepared to deal with the scale of depravity, exploitation, immorality and lawlessness captured on smartphone cameras around the world and posted on social media sites

The Right To Unplug And Silence The World

Forbes Social Media

The Web brought the chaotic cacophony of the entire world to our doorsteps. Perhaps the killer app of tomorrow will be something that doesn’t enlighten or entertain us, but rather which blocks it all out and gives us a moment of peace


Fighting Deep Fakes Through Cellular Verification

Forbes Social Media

As deep fakes increasingly compete with legitimate imagery in the informational ecosystem, it is increasingly difficult to determine whether a controversial video is real or was digitally altered or fabricated. Could cellular verification or end-to-end encryption offer one possible first step