Sat.Mar 25, 2017 - Fri.Mar 31, 2017

How To Keep Your Business IT Systems More Secure

The Realtime Report

How To Keep Your Business IT Systems More Secure. Is your business as secure as it should be? Today, there are many internal and external threats that have the potential to ruin a modern business. Most organizations rely heavily on a range of different IT systems and online technologies.

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The 23 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions for Digital Marketers

Webbiquity SMM

To enhance and automate marketing functions, businesses need to invest in online tools, integration, and training. No question. That said, however, it’s amazing how much can be done without spending any money—or even leaving whatever web page is currently open in your browser.

#measurePR Recap (March 2017): Celebrating Women Who Kick Major #measurePR Butt

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Jen Zingsheim Phillips. The March #measurePR chat was the day following the 2017 recognition of International Women’s Day , so Shonali had some of the PR measurement world’s female superstars as her guests on the chat this month.

The Difficulty in Being Interesting

Direct Marketing Observations

Why do you click on a piece of content? Probably because you were compelled to. Some trigger caused you to cross over the invisible threshold of no and maybe. Was it an image? Was it the promise of a video or was it because the source was one that you trusted?

Social Media Automation 101

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

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13 Instagram Tricks and Tips You Probably Don’t Know About

agora pulse

Want to master Instagram? Why wouldn’t you? Instagram is powerful. However, not many people and businesses take full advantage of it. Over the past year, I’ve dedicated myself to learning as much as possible about Instagram to get the best out of it. The result?

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Have You Developed A Communications Strategy For Your Business Yet?

The Realtime Report

Have You Developed A Communications Strategy For Your Business Yet? As a small business owner , you face many challenges if you want to compete in today’s marketplace.

Defining Social Media Success, Objectives, Goals, and KPIs in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

Have you been spinning your wheels trying to utilize social media to grow your business? Do you feel as though you know the tactics and strategies yet are still struggling with how to align social media to your business for real results?

Social Media & Government: Cutting Red Tape for Increased Citizen Engagement

Sprout Social

Social media isn’t just a way for us to send memes, find entertaining videos or keep up with the latest pop culture trends. It’s one of our primary forms of communication. In fact, social media was ranked as people’s top choice for customer care in our Q2 2016 Index.

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 Strike Gold with Visual Content Ideas – 3 Awesome Tools

Socially Sorted

Do you ever get stuck for visual content ideas to post to your social media channels? If you are lost for inspiration then these 3 Tools will have you creating (and curating) so much content you will be scheduled ahead for months.

A Very Special, Unique Education Course

The Realtime Report

A Very Special, Unique Education Course. People commonly think that wine experts, or sommeliers, are just people who are paid to drink wine. They are people who gather to swish wine, smell it, and drink only a few ounces of the stuff.

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How to Use Facebook Insights and Analytics to Boost Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Buffer Social

Facebook Insights is one of the most powerful Facebook analytics tools available. When you dive into your Facebook Insights, you’ll receive a wealth of data to help you understand more about your Facebook Page.

The Future of Twitter


The one thing you can rely on in social media is that there will be… Read More.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

Instagram vs. Snapchat: Which Is Best for Your Business?

Sprout Social

Since the launch of Instagram Stories in mid–2016, Snapchat and Instagram have been competing at break-neck speeds to release hot new features and keep customers on their own platform. Within the last year, we’ve seen Snapchat invest in their editing and camera filters. To compete, Instagram added Stories, stickers and Live streaming. As Instagram’s features become eerily similar to Snapchat, it becomes even more confusing for marketers to determine which platform to target.

A Very Special, Unique Education Course

The Realtime Report

A Very Special, Unique Education Course. People commonly think that wine experts, or sommeliers, are just people who are paid to drink wine. They are people who gather to swish wine, smell it, and drink only a few ounces of the stuff.

Course 130

How Freshly Picked Saves Three Hours A Day on Social

agora pulse

Freshly Picked is a luxury baby goods e-commerce store that focuses on handmade genuine leather baby shoes. The company has grown up on social media: CEO and Founder, Susan Petersen, used social media extensively to raise Freshly Picked from a small in-home business to a multi-million dollar company.

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Why Social Marketers Need to Understand the Funnel (And How)

Simply Measured

Social media continues to evolve, and sophisticated organizations have moved beyond existing on social to measuring progress and optimization techniques. According to a recent Gartner report: . Marketing leaders recognize that social analytics tools are a critical component of their marketing stack.

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 (and Why) Brands Should Use Paid Social Media Ads to Boost Their Earned Media


Earned media is getting more attention these days, as trust in paid ads continues to… Read More.

How to Customize Your Facebook News Feed to Maximize Your Productivity

Buffer Social

Facebook is still the leading platform for marketers. From our State of Social Media 2016 report , we found that 93 percent of marketers are actively using Facebook for their business.

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Marketing Nutz Launches Social Profit Factor: Social Media, Branding Training Academy for YOU!

Pam Moore

I am thrilled to announce that Social Profit Factor is finally here!

Here’s What to Tweet during a Slow Sales Period

agora pulse

Every Social Media Manager has been there at some point. The sales manager enters the marketing office on the last week of the month because leads are down and the company looks set to miss target. All eyes turn to you. As Social Media Manager it is your duty to save the day … but how?

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

How to Create a Basic Evergreen Facebook Ad Campaign

Jon Loomer

One of the primary struggles Facebook advertisers face is ad fatigue. They’ll run a campaign that works great for a while, but then it suddenly stops working. The evergreen Facebook ad campaign is a technique that can help. I first wrote about this process more than a year ago.

Funny Tweets from Twitter Marketing Experts Around the World


Trying to promote your brand on Twitter is a serious business. Always being serious might not be the smartest way to go about it. This is where funny tweets help. Read on to find out how some of the funniest brands on Twitter endear themselves to their audiences.

25 Helpful Content Marketing Ideas to Be the Hero of Your Dream Customer

Pam Moore

When was the last time you read a blog post, watched a video, listened to a podcast or engaged with a piece of content of any format and thought “wow, that was an amazing piece of content that will help me solve the problem that has been stressing me out lately”?

[INTERVIEW] Twiplomacy reveal the secrets to communicating with world leaders


A single link tweeted by the President of the USA generates an average of 84,000 clicks , and a controversial remark might power news cycles for days.

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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.

How to Choose a Microphone for Your Videos

Razor Social

Creating videos as part of your content strategy entails a lot of moving parts. When you first start sharing your ideas, knowledge, and expertise with others using online video , it’s only natural to focus on the quality of content first.

WWDYD? How Dennis Yu Emulates Religious Figures to Build Followers and Loyalty

Stay N' Alive

One of my personal best friends and most admired heroes in the marketing world is Dennis Yu. I’m a bit of an introvert, but when he visits he’s one of the few I always always try to find time, have lunch, and share knowledge with.

Infographic: March Madness Social Media Showdown 2017


Filled with ups and downs, March Madness has been heating up social media. The first… Read More.

Top Takeaways from #SMMW17

Jenn's Trend

And, once again, another Social Media Marketing World conference has come and gone. I look forward to this event all year long and then the event itself seems to fly by in the blink of an eye.

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

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