December, 2019

New Year’s Resolutions for the Social PR Pro

Waxing UnLyrical

The “three words” still rule. In my last post, I talked about how, instead of setting New Year’s Resolutions, I was instead going to put Chris Brogan’s “three words” exercise into practice.

Tips For Increasing Blog Traffic Without Writing A Single Word

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean. Tips For Increasing Blog Traffic Without Writing A Single Word. If you're tired of writing and need to take a break, there are plenty of things you can do to enhance and improve your blog!

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Success with PR Agencies: Six Tips from Agency Owners on How to Make the Most of What They Offer

Meltwater

Working with a PR agency can be a mixed experience for brands who are unsure about how best to navigate the relationship. In Part 1 of this series, we took… Read More >>>. PR & Comms

How Does Treating LinkedIn Like It Was Twitter Impact Results for B2B? [Research]

Webbiquity SMM

The top two social networks for B2B marketers, LinkedIn and Twitter, are different in several important ways. And marketers generally use them differently. LinkedIn is more formal, more professional, more selective, and more about thought leadership and insights.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

Social Media Predictions For 2020, According to 3 Experts

Social Media Today

From TikTok to IGTV, what's trending with social influencers in 2020

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Mind Your Manners: Etiquette Tips for Your Social Media

agora pulse

Are you using your best manners on social media? Or do you need a little brushing up on your social media etiquette? Observing good etiquette isn’t reserved for black-tie galas or cotillion classes.

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How to Use Instagram Hashtags Strategically

Meltwater

Meltwater recently hosted a webinar discussing Instagram strategies and how the algorithm sorts content. Included in that discussion was the strategic approach to Instagram hashtags to increase search results and… Read More >>>. Social Planning & Strategy Social Media Trendspotting

How to Get Verified on Facebook and Instagram

Social Media Today

Facebook has provided an updated overview of how to apply for profile verification on Facebook and Instagram

How social media transformed PR

Sherrilynne Starkie

Back in December 2007, the Society for New Media Research Symposium did a study into the influence of social media in PR. In the survey of 300 communications professionals, more than half agreed that social media was becoming valuable.

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.

My Three Words for 2020

Waxing UnLyrical

Countdown to 2020: Part II. When I published last week’s post, I noted that it was exactly four weeks to 2020. Exactly four weeks not just to a new year, but a whole new decade. The next decade is already knocking on our door! Looking back.

Alt.com Review – Should You Trust it?

SocialFish

When you mention “dating sites,” the mind of the average person quickly jolts to the typical vanilla platforms, we all know, like eHarmony or apps like Tinder. On these platforms, you will find users looking for relationships or normative casual hookups.

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5 Of The Best Industries For Entrepreneurs

The Realtime Report

5 Of The Best Industries For Entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs will always want to find ways in which they can build their own wealth, reputation and experience.

Why Digital Marketing Professionals Shouldn’t Neglect Cyber Security

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Andy Beohar. No industry today is immune from cybersecurity risk. While a digital marketing agency may not appear to be a high-risk enterprise, it’s as much in peril as any other company. Image credit: tookapic on Pixabay.

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.

[INSTATIPS] Steps for Creating Better Instagram Photos And Growing Your Following

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean. INSTATIPS] Steps for Creating Better Instagram Photos And Growing Your Following. Ever wondered how to edit your photos like an Instagram pro? Want to grow your Instagram following by creating amazing photos? Here are some great tips on how to succeed on Instagram.

Instagram fact checking comes to Canada

Sherrilynne Starkie

Earlier this year Instagram introduced fact-checking in the US to help identify, review and label false information. Starting today the program goes worldwide, including in Canada.

Survey: Social Media Platform and Content Plans for 2020

Social Media Today

We can try to predict the future direction of social media, but what strategies are marketers actually planning to implement in the coming year? We conducted a new survey to find out

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eHarmony Review

SocialFish

In today’s fast-paced world, many aspects of our lives are increasingly adapting to rapid speeds, same-day deliveries, and the increasing I-need-it-now instant gratification mania.

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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.

Why You Should Consider Doing Your MBA Online

The Realtime Report

Why You Should Consider Doing Your MBA Online. Getting your MBA can open up a whole range of possibilities when it comes to senior management careers.

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Facebook Dynamic Formats and Ad Creative

Jon Loomer

Facebook has released an advertising feature for e-commerce companies that allows them to show different formats and creative to people based on what they’re most likely to respond to. It’s called Facebook Dynamic Formats and Ad Creative.

5 Social Media Predictions for 2020

Ignite Social Media

As a social media only agency, our favorite time of year is when we get look forward to the next year and make informed predictions about where the space may be headed.

Changes to Google News

Sherrilynne Starkie

Google is now using machine learning to group top media stories in Google Search and has implemented carousels to improve search relevance and make news easy to access. Searchers now see a carousel of articles at the top of the search results highlighting relevant news.

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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.

Instagram Officially Launches New Layout Mode for Stories

Social Media Today

After months of testing, Instagram has now officially launched its new Layout options for Stories frames

Passion.com Review

SocialFish

Once upon a time, flirting with someone online meant “poking” them on Facebook. Oh how far we have come.

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6 Budget Saving Business Travel Tips

The Realtime Report

6 Budget Saving Business Travel Tips. Love it or hate it, there’s a certain amount of travel that’s inevitable for certain careers. Some people love the glitz and glam of jetting around the world to cater to clients, while others would much prefer to stay in their hometown.

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Facebook Ads and Multiple Text Options Feature

Jon Loomer

Facebook is rolling out a new ads feature that will make it easier to reach our intended audience with the best combination of primary text, title, and description using Multiple Text Options. This text variation feature isn’t a true A/B split test.

Top 5 PR Campaigns of 2019

Meltwater

As PR pros look back on 2019, there’s a lot to study—but which brands stood out with their public relations campaigns, making a big splash both on social and in… Read More >>>. PR & Comms Media Monitoring Trendspotting