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Getting Started With Influencer Marketing? Traackr’s Got You Covered

Waxing UnLyrical

If you’re planning on getting started with influencer marketing this year (and not a moment too late, we’re already into Q2), you’re not alone. Everyone and their brother is jumping on that bandwagon.

The Basics of B2B Social Media Marketing Strategy

Webbiquity SMM

Although more than three-quarters of B2B technology marketers use social media to market their products, less than half say they can tie social channels to revenue generation for their businesses.

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5 Social Media & Digital Marketing “Must Haves” for 2016 – Part II

yMarketingMatters

In Part I , I gave you a bird’s eye view of what is only going to INCREASE in 2016 and recommended concentrating on and implementing these “Must Have” tactics to see fast, powerful and reliable results in your marketing and sales for your B2C or B2B business: Consumers Are Social. Being on Social Media is a Must. Consumers Are Visual. Incorporating Images & Videos are a Must. Consumers Are Mobile. Having a Responsive Website is a Must. Consumers Are Hard To Reach.

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How to Choose a Format When Writing Your Next Blog Post

SocialFish

If you’re a content creator, you know that your duties go well beyond just writing text. When writing a blog, multimedia is going to keep your readers engaged.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

What Would You Do If You Weren’t Afraid?

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Corina Manea. Here we are at the end of March, the first month of Spring, the month when we celebrate International Women’s Day and recall all those who had the courage to speak up, to not settle and fight for more and bring change. It’s unbelievable how time flies.

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10 Simple and Reliable Digital Marketing Metrics

Convince & Convert

As you draft up your campaign or strategy, always ask yourself this question: Can I measure this? For the most important components of your project, the answer will likely be yes. So before you begin executing, make sure you’re laying down a solid foundation for how you will measure your success.

How fans are using Facebook Reactions and what it means for your brand

Unmetric

This post originally appeared on Social Times. Facebook Reactions are finally here. This means people can express actual emotions as opposed to simply ‘liking’ things their friends share. It’s great for individual content, but what does this mean for brands? I took a look.

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Monday Roundup: Spring Cleaning Your Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

Spring has sprung, and if you’re like most people, you’re getting the urge to break out your rubber gloves and indulge in some good old fashioned spring cleaning. But who says you have to restrict your yearly cleaning ritual just to you your personal life?

Understanding Millennials

SocialFish

In which Jamie shares a couple of tips about understanding Millennials. Curious to know more? Read When Millennials Take Over , which was recently given a shout out by Harvard Business Review ! —————– ( photo credit ). Culture That Works

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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.

Why Most Companies Can’t Yet Handle Great Marketing Technology

Convince & Convert

Image via Unsplash. The more things change, the more they stay the same. I spent a few days last week with 10,000 digital marketers, enveloped by all things Adobe at their Adobe Summit event. They paid me to cover the event as an insider. It was my first-ever Adobe event, and I was impressed.

New Search Engine Launched: Only Searches New gTLD Domain Names

Bill Hartzer

There’s a new search engine out there that apparently has ditched the legacy.COM,NET and.ORG TLDs (Top Level Domains) and only show New gTLDs in its search results.

7 Technical Needs to Succeed in Online Marketing

Kikolani

Online marketing is not a small time industry. This is a type of industry that has always room for improvement and requires online marketers to keep learning and improvement. Also, businesses and individuals can get higher return on investment if the marketing is done right.

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[Cool Infographic Friday] Public Figures on Social Media

SocialFish

Every once in a while I like to post a reminder of the big picture, like this one. Thanks to the USC MPA for sending it over. Public Admin | University of Southern California. ———-. photo credit ). Cool Infographic Friday Useful Data

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.

Six Ways Thinking Like a Cartoonist Boosts Your Content Marketing

Convince & Convert

It’s no secret—I am a humor nerd. At 8, my first class presentation was on one of Hollywood’s first comic stuntmen, Harold Lloyd! As a marketer, storyteller and performing improviser, I love anything that makes me think and laugh. That’s why I love cartoons so much. We all do.

Google Wants Us to Share Links to Their Search Results Pages

Bill Hartzer

Google has added a share button to knowledge graph entries to encourage us to search more at Google.

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9 Hacks to Get Your Resume Going Viral on Social Media

Kikolani

Job seeking can be a tiresome process, but it is something we all need to do if we want to gain employment.

4 Free Social Media Spring Cleaning Tools

Firebelly

Spring has sprung and it’s time to clean up your social media channels! Use these four free tools to gauge how you’re doing and how you can improve. For Blogs: HubSpot’s Website Grader.

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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 Harness the Elusive Power of SEO

Convince & Convert

Mythbusters: SEO Edition. At Stone Temple consulting, the main areas of focus are content marketing, search engine optimization, and social media.

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The Only Social Media Checklist You’ll Ever Need

Rebekah Radice

Contrary to what some marketers think, social media isn’t just a channel to blast out promotional content and drive a ton of website traffic. While that may have been common practice in the past, social media marketing has matured.

Facebook Ad Engagement: The Problem With “Too Much”

Jon Loomer

Is it possible to get “too much” Facebook ad engagement? I started asking that when ads that got great engagement received a high percentage of organic distribution. I know, the question sounds ridiculous.

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Do you realize how valuable it is to monitor and track conversations online? Are you monitoring the trends related to conversations about your brand? Is all that social media activity paying off? What are people saying that is negative or positive about you or your business?

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

New Research Shows How to Engage the Mommy Mind

Convince & Convert

Between demanding careers and demanding families, Moms are constantly on the go and juggling multiple responsibilities. One of those responsibilities includes purchasing goods for their families. With the annual U.S. mom buying power estimated to be $2.1

7 Creative Ways to Increase Instagram Followers

Socially Sorted

Are you on Instagram? Struggling to increase your followers? . Instagram can be highly engaging but there is a right and a wrong way to increase followers on Instagram (and followers).

The Roadmap to a Perfect Social Media Post

Talkwalker SM

What is the secret to a perfect social media post? On Twitter, the most successful tweets can reach over 750,000 retweets.

The Auto Retweet: Secret Hacks to our Auto Engagements Service

Devumi

Last year were were proud to introduce our newest, most cutting edge, and perhaps most useful feature of all: Auto Engagements. This service will auto retweet and like each and every single one of your tweets a certain number of timess automatically.

How Social Media Works When Your Fans Are Truly Passionate

Convince & Convert

Fans = Users = Customers. Being the largest importer of anime in North America comes with a huge fan base and a daunting host of responsibilities. Managing over 400 titles, attending 38 annual conventions, sending millions of emails, and engaging with a community that includes 1.5

9 Hacks to Get Your Resume Going Viral on Social Media

Kikolani

Job seeking can be a tiresome process, but it is something we all need to do if we want to The post 9 Hacks to Get Your Resume Going Viral on Social Media appeared first on Kikolani. Business Social Media

Top Social Media Campaigns from FMCG Companies: How Ariel’s #ShareTheLoad Inspired Millions

Talkwalker SM

Marketers are always looking for fresh ways to make their content more appealing and impactful. In our latest report , we’ve looked at top FMCG household and personal care brands and used social data to explain how their social media campaigns achieved top results.

The Auto Retweet: Secret Hacks to our Auto Engagements Service

Devumi

Last year were were proud to introduce our newest, most cutting edge, and perhaps most useful feature of all: Auto Engagements. This service will auto retweet and like each and every single one of your tweets a certain number of timess automatically.