September, 2017

Permission to Be Human

Waxing UnLyrical

Which moments in time are forever etched in your mind? Can you recall exactly where you were, what you were wearing, how you felt, how it changed your life in perhaps some infinitesimal but incredibly impactful way? Here are some of mine: 1.

[Cool Infographic Friday] Everything You Need to Know about Social Entrepreneurship

SocialFish

Via Villanova. Photo by Becca Tapert on Unsplash. Cool Infographic Friday

What (and When) to Post on Facebook

agora pulse

It can be tough being a social media manager responsible for maintaining a Facebook page for a business. You need to engage your fans, grow new ones, generate leads, increase web traffic , and manage your online customer service. All this involves posting the right content at the right times.

Making a Case for More PR Budget

Meltwater

You’ve just finished up a PR campaign that was a success. The client was happy.… … Read More.

Social Media Automation 101

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

When Is It Appropriate To Hide, Block Or Delete On Social Media?

Firebelly

As a social media manager, you are bound to come across unsavory comments on your social channels. They come in various forms; complaints, cursing, inappropriate photos or comments and so on. So how do you handle them? When is it appropriate to hide, block or delete on social media?

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#measurePR Recap (August 2017): How Measurement Affects Strategy Development

Waxing UnLyrical

In August, #measurePR focused on incorporating measurement from the start of your campaign before even thinking of implement your strategy.

Peer-to-Peer World Virtual Conference 9.27.17

SocialFish

After the popular online events in 2016, five companies that serve the nonprofit sector are coming together to offer a third edition of It’s a Peer-to-Peer World: Virtual Conference on September 27, 2017. Nonprofits can register for any or all of the five complimentary sessions at [link].

6 Foolproof Strategies to Increase Your Facebook Event Attendance

agora pulse

Whether your business is having their grand opening in a new community or you’re hosting a conference with several thousand people, everyone wants to increase their event attendance.

How Brands Should Apologize

Meltwater

2017 has brought us more than its share of communications disasters. Pepsi’s tone-deaf Black Lives… Read More.

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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.

Lights, Camera, Facebook: Tips for Facebook Cover Videos

Harp Interactive

Leave cover photos in the stone age and embrace the future of Facebook: cover videos. Follow our Facebook cover video tips to ensure yours is a hit. The post Lights, Camera, Facebook: Tips for Facebook Cover Videos appeared first on Harp Interactive Blog. Social Media Marketing Video Marketing

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How to Use LinkedIn for Lead Generation

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Lexie Lu. LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network, with approximately 500 million users and more than nine million companies represented. It is a bit different than some of the other social media platforms, in that it allows people to connect with other professionals and to leverage current connections to make new ones. Image credit: C_osett on Flickr. What do these numbers mean for you?

#measurePR Recap (September 2017): Celebrating AMEC Measurement Month 2017

Waxing UnLyrical

In September, #measurePR celebrated Measurement Month with an all-star, all-female panel of #measurati.

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We’re in the History of Community Management Resources!

SocialFish

A few highlights in the infographic below, but check out the full list with resource links here – [link] – which includes Open Community (remember that?) and of course the Essentials of Community Management course (still going super strong!). Thank you to the CR for including my stuff!

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.

The Mindblowing Potential of LinkedIn Lead Ads

agora pulse

LinkedIn has more potential than most people realize. Whether it is their publishing platform , its ability to build your influence , or most commonly, to make connections , LinkedIn is the leader in business social media. Another way to reach your business goals through LinkedIn is Lead Ads.

How Millennials (And Others) Use Social Media For Brand Accountability

Meltwater

Brand accountability is a growing trend with how consumers are using social media today.This means… Read More.

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Is Twitter in 2017 Even Worth the Trouble?

Convince & Convert

Would it just be easier to quit Twitter? That’s the question social media marketers are asking these days about the little blue bird.

How to Increase Blog Traffic For Free – Best Tips

Social Media Marketing

Hey, guy, I am going to share my favorite way to improve your website traffic and trust me these are very helpful. So, here I start Social media Social media is one of the best ways to increase your blog/website traffic from zero to millions. According to Statista Survey , 2.46

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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.

People Forgive (and it’s Wonderful)

Waxing UnLyrical

More often than not, people forgive. Where did this epiphany come from? Well, last week I was popping into Facebook (as we are all wont to do), and noticed that there were some new “join requests” for my #measurePR Facebook group. “#measurePR Facebook group, Shonali?!” ” I can just hear your astonished query. “I didn’t know there WAS a #measurePR FB group, I thought it was just on Twitter!”

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[Cool Infographic Friday] 10 amazing facts about Amazon

SocialFish

Photo by Jason Ortego on Unsplash. Cool Infographic Friday

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How to Build Good Facebook Retargeting Audiences on the Cheap

agora pulse

The cheapest way to generate leads and sales for your business using Facebook advertising is to use Facebook retargeting audiences to reignite your warm audiences to get them to opt-in for what you have to offer or purchase from your business.

Creating a Mutually-beneficial Relationship Between PR and Content Marketing

Meltwater

Content Marketing Institute (CMI) defines content marketing as “a strategic marketing approach focused on creating… Read More.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

3 Ways To Avoid Wasted Work Time and Increase Efficiency

The Realtime Report

3 Ways To Avoid Wasted Work Time and Increase Efficiency. Wasted work time is an expensive epidemic. The average working professional wastes 56 minutes a day using their smartphone for non-work tasks, and another 42 minutes a day on personal tasks.

Get Ahead of the Holidays with Your Social Media Strategy

Ignite Social Media

I just saw a meme that said there are 15 Fridays until Christmas. Crazy, right? That means it is time to start figuring out your plan for your social media marketing initiatives for the end of the year. This post will walk you through things to consider as you get to planning.

Is Your e-Course Just an Online Bookstore?

Kikolani

This post examines the low completion rates for students taking an e-course. It also offers ideas and suggestions to shift your mindset for creating interactivity and for setting up “student outcomes” as a key objective to e-course success.

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3 Simple Ways to Protect Your Content on Social Media

Convince & Convert

Do you own your ideas? If you strive to position yourself as a thought leader in your field, this question may inspire anxiety. Because your professional success is judged by your ability to cultivate original ground-breaking content, the fear that you will lose ownership of those ideas is very real.

Top 8 Reasons for Running Facebook Video Ads

agora pulse

Video is getting priority placement in the Facebook newsfeed these days. If done well, videos posted natively to Facebook can generate a lot of engagement, drive traffic to your website, and generate sales, making video a must inclusion in your Facebook marketing strategy.

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6 Step Process to Amazing Infographic Design

Meltwater

By now, most of us are familiar with the term “infographic.” ” You have seen them… Read More.

Top Tips To Effectively Streamline Your Business

The Realtime Report

Top Tips To Effectively Streamline Your Business. If you’re facing the prospect of trying to streamline your business to make the company secure, then you might be wondering what options you have open to you.

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Facebook Ads Manager and Power Editor Combine Into One Tool

Jon Loomer

Facebook announced today that Power Editor and Ads Manager will be combining into one tool. Deep breaths… For those who have used Power Editor religiously for the past several years due to added features not available in Ads Manager, don’t worry.

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