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.

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.

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

SocialFish

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

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?

Social Media Automation 101

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

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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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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].

#110: Pokémon GO, Dead or Alive??

Taylor Marek

In today's action packed episode, we share a couple funny stories and a helpful article. Don't forget, we love to hear from you so leave us your thoughts on this episode. In today's action packed episode, we share a couple funny stories and a helpful article. Don't forget, we love to hear from you so leave us your thoughts on this episode. Show Notes: #1: Butt Dialed Voicemail Transcribed by Google. #2: 2: Pokémon GO, Dead or Alive?? #3: 3: What Do You REALLY Want?

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Three Secrets to Creating More Sharable Content

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Andy Beohar. Some business owners and bloggers are under the assumption that if they consistently post content, they will automatically start to boost traffic (“If you build it, they will come”). Though consistency is important, the truth is that your content has to have an audience to be effective. One of the best ways to build this audience is by getting users to share your content regularly.

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.

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Strategy From Scratch

Buffer Social

This post originally published on July 16, 2014. We’ve updated it here with new research and stats and a cool new infographic. When I went rock climbing for the first time, I had no idea what I was doing.

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#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.

5 Reasons This Is A Top Priority Mobile Card Game

The Realtime Report

5 Reasons This Is A Top Priority Mobile Card Game. The Internet has changed the way we do things. Even more, the extensive usage of mobile has surpassed its basic utility: making and receiving phone calls. Today, the gaming industry is no longer behind in this mobile revolution.

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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!

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

112 | Story of 2 Stupid Drivers, How To Get Offended and Beaten By A 9yr Old

Taylor Marek

Hey thanks for tuning in to our next episode, we're so glad you tuned in. Take a break, kick up your feet and enjoy. We had to duel with a gnat to get this episode out, you'll have to listen to hear what that's all about. This episode had way too much laughter that's for sure. Either we are getting better at recording or slowly losing our minds. In either case, be sure and let us know what you thought! We can't wait to hear from you! Show Notes: #1: The Story of 2 Stupid Drivers. #2:

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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.

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How Do You Manage Multiple Social Media Accounts? Our 12 Best Time-Saving Tools and Strategies

Buffer Social

Maybe this sounds familiar to you: I used to log in to each and every individual network to compose new posts , check what’s happening in my streams, follow up on conversations and follower requests, and basically perform any other little bit of social media management that was on my plate.

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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!”

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.

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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[Cool Infographic Friday] 10 amazing facts about Amazon

SocialFish

Photo by Jason Ortego on Unsplash. Cool Infographic Friday

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111 | Destiny 2, Puppies and Pigeon vs The Internet

Taylor Marek

In today's episode, we review Destiny 2, talk about puppies and read a story where a pigeon faced off against the Internet. What does Destiny 2, puppies and a pigeon have to do with this episode? You'll have to listen to find out! Don't forget to subscribe to the show so that you can keep up to date! Show Notes: #1: Our Thoughts on Destiny 2. #2: 2: Pet Collecting Stories. #3: 3: Real or Fake? You decide! Let us know in the comments!

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How to Recover From a Social Media Disaster

Rebekah Radice

We’ve all seen it happen. Social media mistakes that end in disaster. Whether it’s an ill-timed post, poorly thought out joke, or a badly planned marketing campaign, crisis can strike anytime and anywhere.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

19 Tools for Creating Engaging Social Media Videos, Images and GIFs in Minutes

Buffer Social

Creating social media content takes time. And creating great social media content takes even more time. You don’t just need to think about what types of content you’re going to create, but also how you can customize your social media posts for each platform.

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5 Reasons You Need a Personal Branding Strategy and Plan

Pam Moore

One of the most overlooked aspects of social business and social media is the power of the personal brand. Unfortunately, many marketers and business leaders wrongly assume that personal branding is only for those looking to be “famous” or become some type of online or social marketing “guru.”

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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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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.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

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 Develop Your Social Media Brand Strategy

Rebekah Radice

We’ve all heard the horror stories… an ill-advised tweet, a Facebook post that erupts into angry protest, or a meme that was better left unshared. While it may take some time to create your perfect social media strategy, it’s important to nail it down sooner than later.

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What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

Buffer Social

Not all content needs to be shared everywhere. And not all content is suitable for every social media platforms. It’s all right to post entirely different things on different platforms. In fact, it might even help you to boost your engagement.

How to Effectively Manage Your Online Reputation

Razor Social

People are talking about you and your brand online. But are you listening? Are you proactively building and managing your reputation?

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

Get started on truly maximizing your LinkedIn presence with this informative eBook.