Sat.Jun 22, 2019 - Fri.Jun 28, 2019

Instagram Story ads: Rules and best practices for impressive results

Sprout Social

People are becoming increasingly fascinated with Instagram Stories as a more authentic and less filtered alternative to regular Instagram posts. As of January 2019, 500 million people were using it on a daily basis–a 250% increase since 2017.

How to Build a More Engaged Audience by Using a Social Media CRM

agora pulse

If you want to track engaged followers, identify brand ambassadors, and monitor your brand’s DMs, you need a tool that goes beyond native platform features. So, how can you optimize your customer relationship management (CRM) strategy and cultivate a community around your brand?

New Report Looks at Best Times to Post on the Major Social Platforms in 2019

Social Media Today

Sprout Social has updated its best times to post on social media overview, highlighting the most engaging times for 2019

Stop Chasing the Glittery Disco Ball of Influencers: Consider Micro Influencers

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Debbie Friez. On the marketing dance floor, influencer marketing is all the craze-because it works. In fact, 58 percent of brands have seen improved brand awareness and perception from influencer marketing campaigns.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Four Benefits of Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Brad Richardson. Social media marketing has come a long way over the past decade. It’s matured as a discipline been embraced by companies of all size, across industries, around the world. Image Credit: Photo Mix on Pixabay.

[SOLUTION] Six Tips for Managing Your Social Media Over Holiday Vacations

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean [SOLUTION] Six Tips for Managing Your Social Media Over Holiday Vacations Holidays and vacations are the most exciting part of every year. This is the time when you get to take a break from work, but if you are a business owner, it is more than that.

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What Makes Us Influential?

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Patrice Tanaka. I returned last night tired, but energized from a four-day Dress for Success “Success Summit” attended by 100 women leaders globally.

PR’s Critical Role in Search and Social Media Marketing

Meltwater

Digital marketing is a puzzle that brands continue trying to solve. Under that umbrella, they know they need to have a strong search marketing game—and of course, there’s social media marketing… Read More >>>. Enterprise Marketing PR & Comms Media Outreach Social Media

8 best Instagram analytics tools

Unmetric

If Instagram is part of your social media strategy, I’ve got a quick question for you: Are you using the right Instagram analytics tools? If your answer to that question is “I don’t know”, then you’ve come to the right place.

How to Stand Out with Instagram Stories [Infographic]

Social Media Today

With more than 500 people now using Instagram Stories everyday, Animoto took a look at some of the key usage trends to provide tips to help marketers leverage the option

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 Become a Bookkeeper from Home

SocialFish

Bookkeeping is the practice of recording, storing and retrieving financial records either for an individual, a corporate enterprise, or a non-profit organization. Almost all companies must practice proper bookkeeping to keep track of their business transactions.

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How to Start a Conversation on Social and Increase Brand Engagement

Meltwater

How do we break the ice and start a conversation? Blog Social

How to Use Facebook Groups for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

For personal use, Facebook can be a helpful tool for connecting with friends, family, and others with similar interests. As a business, you’re trying to build a community of people who share a similar passion for your brand or the products/services you provide.

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Instagram is Rolling Out New Ad Units in its Explore Tab

Social Media Today

Instagram is adding ads to its Explore feed, providing businesses with another way to reach their Instagram audience

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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.

Work from Home Jobs

SocialFish

Almost everyone I know would love the opportunity to work from home. Not only does it appear stress-free, but it is one of those jobs that give you the freedom to do what you want when you want and how you want it. In simple terms, you are your own boss.

A Quick Look at the State of B2B Social Media Content

agora pulse

B2B firms are extremely bullish about the effectiveness of social media content and plan to continue to invest heavily in it, according to recent research from Walker Sands.

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Traveling to Improve Your Social Media Presence

Socialmedia.biz

Creating a presence on social media is not as easy as it looks. There is a lot of competition, and you have to do something unique to stand out from the crowd. Otherwise, you won’t make your mark and increase your number of followers.

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5 Handy Tips to Help You Generate Quality Leads on Social Media

Social Media Today

Social media can be a powerful lead generation tool - if used the right way. Here are some key tips, and some useful tools, to help you generate quality leads on social media

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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.

How to Become A Travel Agent from Home

SocialFish

According to statistics, at least 8 million Americans are working from home today. This is roughly 5% of the entire population, and the numbers are rising steadily.

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Why You Should Stop Following Inactive Twitter Accounts Right Now

agora pulse

Have you been using Twitter for a while? If so, you are almost certainly following inactive Twitter accounts. But does that fact matter? Should you bother to unfollow them? Here are a few reasons why going through and unfollowing those accounts is worth the time and effort.

‘Everything that doesn’t add tangible customer value will be left behind’

Audiense

How many creatives with real understanding for deep learning, marketing automation technology and predictive analytics do you know?

LinkedIn Has Outlined its Recent Algorithm Updates, Which Focus on Broadening Engagement

Social Media Today

In two new blog posts, LinkedIn has outlined various changes to its algorithm, which have resulted in a significant increase in on-platform engagement

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Apps that Pay you to Use Them

SocialFish

Most people are looking for ideas on how to make some extra cash. It may surprise you to know that your mobile phone could be that idea. Almost everyone with a smartphone tends to spend most of their time glued to the screens on their phones.

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How NOT To Use Social Media

The Social Media Hat

Learn from over 30 marketing experts with decades of experience their recommendations on the crucial mistakes too many businesses are making on social media

5 Best Tools for Pro Writers

The Realtime Report

5 Best Tools for Pro Writers. At this age, writing is beyond the paper and pen thinking. To become a pro-writer and join Dissertation Teams you need to come up with high-quality papers free from mistakes and errors.

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4 Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Use Facebook Messenger Chatbots

Social Media Today

Chatbots offer new opportunities to help maintain connection with your audience, and boost sales. here are some tips and examples to consider

Business Ideas for Women

SocialFish

Women have always been known as the “weaker sex,” and there has definitely been this misconception that women cannot handle big jobs and that they need to be rescued.

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3 Ways to Reduce Your Facebook Ad Spend with Targeting

Ignite Social Media

With so many targeting options available on Facebook, it can be difficult to know which audiences will give you the biggest bang for your buck.

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First Time Working Through Taxes? Follow These Steps

The Realtime Report

First Time Working Through Taxes? Follow These Steps. If you’ve never filed taxes in the US before, the process can be daunting. It is a lengthy, complex, and detailed process that requires patience and care.

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LinkedIn Adds New Custom CTA Buttons for Pages, Helping to Direct Visitor Actions

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has announced a new custom CTA option for company pages, which could provide a new, helpful way to direct visitor traffic

Work doesn’t have to suck #Mindful Social with @JasonLauritsen

Janet Fouts

When you ask someone about their experience in the world of work, what kind of stories do you hear? Many of us go to work and come home feeling stressed, less than enough, exhausted. Friday is looked forward to. Monday? Not so much.

How to Use Instagram Stories Templates for Your Brand (+10 Free Templates!)

Later

If you want to create gorgeous Instagram Stories consistently, say hello to Instagram Stories templates! Instagram Stories templates are a growing trend on Instagram — businesses and influencers are carefully creating their own branded stories that have a uniform color, tone, style, and format.