Thu.Jul 18, 2019

Influencer Engagement: Finding a Fit

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest post by Lauren Lawson-Zilai. Influence by definition means the capacity to have an effect on the character, development or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself.

Instagram Banned My Account Before I Posted A Single Image – Here’s What I Did To Fix It

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean Instagram Banned My Account Before I Posted A Single Image – Here’s What I Did To Fix It Well…this is a new one for me.

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Facebook Launches New Holiday Season Insights Guide to Assist in Campaign Planning

Social Media Today

Facebook has launched a new set of data resources to help marketers plan their holiday campaigns

5 Tips for Improving Your Facebook Ads Results Starting Now

agora pulse

Your Facebook targeting is one of the most important elements of your Facebook ad campaign. It determines who sees your Facebook ads. So, without accurate targeting, even the most compelling ads won’t deliver your desired results.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

Instagram's Test of Removing Like Counts is Being Expanded to More Regions

Social Media Today

Instagram's controversial test of removing like counts is expanding into three new regions

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Twitter Announces New 'LiveCut' Video Editing and Publishing Tool, Which Will Replace SnappyTV

Social Media Today

Twitter has launched a new tool to help social video producers create real-time clips from live broadcasts, in order to share them via tweet

7 best YouTube analytics tools


As the world’s second most popular search engine, YouTube plays a massive role for businesses looking to reach as wide an audience as possible. For some brands in the media industry, they even follow a YouTube-first policy.

#SMTLive Recap: Discussing the Risks of Influencer Marketing

Social Media Today

With influencer marketing on the rise, we asked our SMT live community for their perspectives and tips on the process in our most recent Twitter chat

Women’s World Cup 2019: Social Media Analysis


On 7 July 2019, the rumble of 60,000 excited fans echoed through the stands of the Parc Olympique Lyonnais stadium in Lyon, France. They were eagerly anticipating the final showdown… Read More >>>.

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.

A Social Media Retail Case Study – Driving Direct Results from Social Media

Ignite Social Media

It’s natural for retail brands to want to learn how to drive direct results via social media, whether in sales or leads. In past years, this has been a challenge, but improvements in social platforms’ ad buying options are making it easier than ever.

Instagram Hides Likes, What This Means for B2B


If keeping up to date with the latest social media news is one of your favorite pastimes, then you are most likely aware of the rumors circulating about the plan for Instagram to hide the like counter.

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Graph Databases Go Mainstream

Forbes Social Media

Look for semantic data systems to become more oriented around knowledge bases rather than inferential analysis, at least at first, while at the same time incorporating the latest advances in machine learning and auto-categorization

Advanced Social Media Training in Sydney August 2019

Laurel Papworth

My 3 Day advanced social media intensive course is back! At the end of August, grab your laptop and head into Sydney CBD for a deep dive into the more advanced elements of social media marketing and strategy. Not for the complete beginner, suitable for Agencies and Government and Corporate].

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.

Does Our Moon Have Weather?

Forbes Social Media

Does the moon have any type of weather? Here's the answer

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The Best and Worst Words to Use in Your Website Call to Action Buttons [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Ensure your website CTAs drive visitor action with this collection of insights and tips

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Facebook Libra App Development Already Exploding Despite Lawmakers Concerns

Forbes Social Media

While U.S. lawmakers grapple with the implications of Facebook's libra cryptocurrency, an explosion of application development occurring around the world shows there may be no stopping the innovation

How to Create a Unique Instagram Aesthetic that Fits Your Brand


Your Instagram aesthetic is the first thing potential customers will notice when they check out your brand’s profile. The colors, layout, tone, and overall feeling of your Instagram page contribute to an aesthetic that can either gain you a new follower—or send them running.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Xilinx Bets Big On Cloud Video With NGCodec Acquisition

Forbes Social Media

The use of NGCodec codecs on Xilinx high performance FPGAs has the potential to create a new breed of cloud applications that can utilize video encoding in combination with AI and specialized algorithmic processing

Understanding Consumer Trends By Leveraging Historical Social Data


“For the most important decisions in your life, trust your intuition, and then work with everything you have to prove it right," said Tim Cook, CEO of Apple. Interestingly, this advice applies to using data to guide business strategies as well. Trends

The FaceApp Furor Was Never About Privacy - It Was About Russia

Forbes Social Media

The fact that we seem more interested in the app’s Russian heritage than we do in its privacy considerations reminds us that this was never about privacy. It was about Russia

Fonts 101: What Marketers Need to Know [Infographic]

Social Media Today

The font you use can have a significant impact on how your website visitors respond to your content - likely more than you would think

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

5 stats brands need to know to engage Irish & UK consumers

Sprout Social

There is no denying the power of brand social media. From raising a brand’s global profile to supplementing research and development efforts, social media can help grow multiple aspects of any organization. But with more than half of Irish and UK consumers saying they’ve increased their social usage in the past six months, the widespread popularity of social creates a unique challenge for brands.

#272: My Biggest Regret After 10 Years of Building My Business

Amy Porterfield

This is one of those super uncomfortable moments when I have to admit…I don’t have it ALL figured out. Recently, I was at the EntreLeadership live event and Dave Ramsey's words cut right to my soul. He said, “Organizations are never limited by their opportunity or their team, they are limited by their leader.” And the […]. The post #272: My Biggest Regret After 10 Years of Building My Business appeared first on Amy Porterfield | Online Marketing Expert.

Will The Kinescope Rise Again In The Era Of Deep Fakes?

Forbes Social Media

In an era of digital signatures and GPS-stamped media, could cardboard kinescopes fuel the rise of deep fakes

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The Ultimate Guide To Creating Evergreen Content For Your Blog


The post The Ultimate Guide To Creating Evergreen Content For Your Blog appeared first on ProBlogger. This post is based on episode 136 of the ProBlogger podcast. Back in 2007 I was asked a question: “If you could only write one type of content on your blogs forever, what would it be?”.