Sat.Feb 09, 2019 - Fri.Feb 15, 2019

Making Sense of Social Media Analytics

SocialFish

Whew, it’s been a busy few weeks. At the beginning of October, I had the pleasure of finally going to (or at least *near*) Boston for the first time in my (long) life to present about social media analytics at NESAE’s Technology Conference.

Why Tracking Social Media Posts is Important in 2019

Socialmedia.biz

An estimated 2.77 billion people will use social media across the globe in 2019. That’s a massive audience right at your fingertips. If your business isn’t already on the social media bandwagon, it’s time to hop on.

5 Examples of SaaS Social Media Accounts That Are a Notch Above the Rest

Meltwater

If you're looking for some incredible marketing inspiration, look no further than the teams behind some of the top SaaS social media accounts online today. They excel at everything from storytelling… Read More >>>. Marketing Social Media Trendspotting

Top Five: Facebook ads are getting smarter

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top five social media news stories for marcoms professionals this week feature new innovations for businesses from Facebook, LinkedIn Live video and new features from YouTube and Whats App. Facebook Merges Instagram Direct with Page Inbox, Allows Page Access to Groups.

Social Media Automation 101

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

The Pros and Cons of 5 Top Instagram Analytics Tools

Social Media Today

Looking for tools to help analyze, and maximize, your Instagram efforts? Here are some key tips on some of the most well-known apps

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5 Ways to Drive Sales and Traffic with Pinterest

Ignite Social Media

Not only does Pinterest help you find the best ideas from over 2.3 million Pins–it now has the ability to help your content strategy and bottom line.

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Canada’s most trusted magazine

Sherrilynne Starkie

Canadian Living is the nation’s most-trusted magazine brand as voted a national survey of 17,000 shoppers.

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How I Manage to Manage 40+ Social Media Accounts

Social Media Today

Managing 40+ social media accounts is not an easy task, but Jennifer has found a way to do it and do it well. Here is how she has found success

4 Inspiring Tips and Examples for Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Marketing

agora pulse

If you are managing a nonprofit’s social media, we have some engaging social media marketing examples to inspire you to create and share great content. Share Your Nonprofit’s Wins on Social Media.

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.

Marketing to Gen Z: What Not to Do

Ignite Social Media

As Generation Z grows to be a large part of consumers, it’s important to understand what kinds of marketing they are receptive to. It’s much easier to simplify them down to a generation of people who are always on their phones than it is to put the effort in to learn their behaviors.

The Difference Between Facebook Clicks

Jon Loomer

There are several variations of “clicks” found within your Facebook ad reports. Knowing — and not knowing — what they mean could vastly impact how you view results. Do you know the difference between Facebook clicks?

10 Instagram Tools You Need in 2019

Social Media Today

If you’re still pushing buttons to manually grow your Instagram account, know that streamlining your social media marketing efforts is crucial. When you can automate even a single process, you save time (which means you're saving money, too). For instance, on Instagram, users want

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Social Media Helping People Understand Climate Change Globally

Socialmedia.biz

In today’s technologically advancing world, social media is transforming the way we share news and information. More than 300 million people spend at least 5 hours every day on different social networking platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube and Instagram.

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.

[Cool Social Tools] Centscere for Millennial Giving

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Startups are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms. ———-. Struggling to find young donors?

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Where Social Media Marketing Is Headed in 2019

Ignite Social Media

The social media industry is extremely fluid, with platforms, algorithms, and features changing at the drop of the hat. As marketers, it can be challenging to keep a finger on the pulse when that pulse is constantly changing pace. That’s where we come in.

Real Advice from One Social Media Manager to Another [Infographic]

Social Media Today

During our last #SMTLive Twitter chat, we asked the group to share their best advice for juggling multiple social media accounts. Here are a few pointers to keep in mind that will help you stay sane

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

Marketers are faced with an ever-growing list of responsibilities. From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything.

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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.

[Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Social Media Images Cheat Sheet

SocialFish

Social Ad Spending Report – What You Need to Know

Ignite Social Media

Whether you are still finalizing your social media strategy or hitting the ground running with execution this year, we’ve compiled the following few social media ad spending trends to help guide and inform your social advertising spending in 2019.

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40 Major SEO Mistakes You Must Avoid in 2019 [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Looking to improve your search engine rankings in 2019? Check out this list of key mistakes to avoid, compiled by the team at SEMrush

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Facebook Study: What we learned looking at 105 million posts

Quintly

It goes without saying that Facebook is part of most people’s everyday life. Yes, it’s popularity might have reached its peak but no marketer should ever underestimate the effectiveness of the blue dinosaur.

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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.

Are The Signs Pointing to the Demise of Google+ ?

SocialFish

As much as I liked the concept of Google+ (or is it Google Plus? There still seems to be no consensus), I can’t say I’ve used it a ton. When it launched three years ago, I was among the many who had high hopes for the platform, wishing it would replace Facebook.

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You Can Finally Reply to Instagram Direct Messages from Your Desktop

Later

Responding to your Instagram DMs is about to get easier, faster, and more efficient! Facebook just announced that it’s rolling out the ability to receive and respond to Instagram DMs from your Facebook Page’s Inbox! .

New Report Looks at the Latest Trends in Facebook Page Engagement

Social Media Today

What types of Facebook Page posts see the most engagement? Check out this new report from Quintly

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The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

Marketers are faced with an ever-growing list of responsibilities. From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything.

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5 Reasons Your Social Media ROI Sucks

SocialFish

This post by Brian Carter is so awesome, I’m reposting it here in its entirety with permission. It originally appeared here at the Brian Carter Group blog. ————-. There are several failure points you need to watch out for: 1. You Have Lame Goals. Choose Better Ones.

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9 Free Ways to Market Your Business on Instagram

Later

Believe it or not, it’s totally possible to save your marketing budget and grow your account by only using free Instagram marketing tools and techniques! Instagram is an awesome platform to showcase your products, services, and overall business.

Instagram Launches New Creative Tools for Black History Month

Social Media Today

Instagram has launched some new creative tools for Black History Month, as well as a new promotion to showcase relevant creators

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The State of Social Intelligence: The Global Survey

Audiense

This is a guest blog written by Dr Jillian Ney, the UK’s first Dr of Social Media and a Digital Behavioural Scientist. Connect with her on LinkedIn and Twitter. Audience Intelligence

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