Sat.Sep 05, 2015 - Fri.Sep 11, 2015

200+ Brilliant Content Marketing World Speakers (and Where to Find them on Twitter)

Visually SM

In the universe of content marketing, few events rival Content Marketing World currently happening Sept. 8-11 in Cleveland. The event is expected to host more than 3,500 attendees and to feature more than 120 hours of presentations, networking and entertainment.

To Do or to Act is the First Step to Successful Cross Cultural Communications

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Amith Prabhu. Last month, India celebrated its 69th Independence Day. In the last 25 years, this young democracy has seen many career options emerge, one of which is Public Relations. Almost all the leading global firms have made inroads into the country organically or inorganically.

Megaposts vs. Themed Blog Series – Which Draw More Traffic?

Webbiquity SMM

We’ve all seen example of megaposts: multiple-thousand-word posts promising an exhaustive take on a topic. They carry titles like “The Comprehensive Guide to…” blah blah or “101 Ways to…” yada yada. People may click on them. And they definitely share them.

Bridging the Skills-Gap with Competency-Based Learning

SocialFish

Post by Jack McGrath, President of Digitec Interactive. These guys are awesome, check out their new LMS platform here. ———– “Oh to be young and underemployed,” said no one ever. Yet this is the case for many entering the workforce today.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Funny Friday: What Twitter Needs

SocMed Sean

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How to Crush Writer’s Block and Rise Up Yet Again

Kikolani

Writing is habit before an art. It’s hard to create something that’s artful without first building the muscle.” – Ann Handly. Almost every writer has gone through this one phase when he can no longer write.

The Impact of Millennials on Software Adoption

SocialFish

Maddie Grant, co-founder of Culture That Works , was a recent guest on the TechnologyAdvice Expert Interview Series to share her insight on the intersection of sales, marketing, and technology.

Social Media Management Must-Have: Sprout Social

Firebelly

I’m often asked about my favorite social media management tools. Starting with this post, I’ll be sharing them in a must-have series on our blog. Must-Have: Sprout Social. I’ve used many social media management systems over the years.

How to Use Your CEO’s Twitter Account to Build Brand Loyalty

Convince & Convert

Looking for a way to get more trust in your brand, a lift in consumer engagement, and an edge over your closest competition? The path toward all those goals may start behind the door with the “CEO” name plate on it.

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.

What Do the Best Bloggers Have in Common?

Kikolani

If you haven’t read about that many blog success stories , you may or may not know that it is in fact, the blogger’s attitude which plays a major role in the success of any given blog. As a blogger, your mindset defines your attitude. Source: ProBlogger.net.

200+ Brilliant Content Marketing World Speakers (and Where to Find them on Twitter)

Visually SM

In the universe of content marketing, few events rival Content Marketing World currently happening Sept. 8-11 in Cleveland. The event is expected to host more than 3,500 attendees and to feature more than 120 hours of presentations, networking and entertainment.

[ALMOST SOLD OUT] Don’t Miss AMS Fest!  Sept 17 in DC

SocialFish

* ONLY A FEW SEATS REMAINING! *. Association exec in need of financial assistance? SocialFish will sponsor two free seats!! Just contact Teri Carden (teri@reviewmyams.com) with a short comment about your needs. if you would like to be considered for one!). Don’t Miss AMS Fest! Register Here!

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5 Innovative Brands Display an Unexpected Approach to Content

Convince & Convert

In a time when brands are constantly upping the innovation ante, the element of surprise goes a long way in delighting customers.

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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.

Who Has the Most Twitter Followers? How Can I Get More?

Devumi

Have you always wanted to have the most Twitter followers …EVER?!? Or maybe just the most Twitter followers amongst your friends? That’s a more realistic goal! I mean, I don’t want to squash your dreams, but the most popular account on Twitter currently has over 75 million followers!

Facebook Website Custom Audiences: A Definitive Guide for Remarketing

Jon Loomer

[For more on the upgraded Website Custom Audience pixel, read this post.]. The power of Facebook ads is found within the targeting.

Top SEO Do's And Don'ts To Try Out In 2015

Social Media Marketing

Search engine optimization was the key way of drawing visitors to the website and even today it is used as a preferred marketing tool, to get the message across to your potential customers. There are certain elements of search engine optimization which are important from the marketing point of view.

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How to Leverage Your Internal Resources in External Marketing Efforts

Convince & Convert

The world’s best marketing teams are enhancing their brand’s presence and promoting greater awareness by externally publishing content they’ve already made for internal purposes. “Wait,” you might say. “Doesn’t that mean you’re just handing over your secrets to success?”

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

No Use Screaming 'Look At Me' - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Look At Me ​​ I Work As Freelance Social Media Network Professional, Blog ​ Article Writing, OnLine Research And Also Help People With The Knowledge Of Internet To Earn Money Via The Online World HERE ARE COUPLE OF LINKS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA AND ONLINE EARNING QUICK REFERENCE: ​1.

Why Sharing on Social Media is the Water Cooler

Ari Herzog

This quote is the kind of quote that we need to say over and over to ourselves. It’s not a new idea to me and it shouldn’t be one to you. The honesty about our changing world is why I share ideas on my blog and why you share this post in your own way.

How to Improve Your Social Media Images in 4 Easy Steps

Rebekah Radice

Did you know that 90% of the information transmitted to your brain is visual? Or that 83% of human learning is visual? That makes incorporating imagery into your content marketing strategy more important than ever.

A 3-Step Guide to Cross-Device Customer Journey Mapping

Convince & Convert

We see a product advertised on TV , we find that product online, and then we purchase the product without doing any further research. If this sounds too easy, that’s because in the vast majority of cases, it is. Case in point? Only 2% of customers buy on their first visit to a website.

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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.

Have You Listened To Your Audience? - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Have You Listened To Your Audience? Social Media ​​ I Work As Freelance Social Media Network Professional, Blog ​ Article Writing, OnLine Research And Also Help People With The Knowledge Of Internet To Earn Money Via The Online World HERE ARE COUPLE OF LINKS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA AND ONLINE EARNING QUICK REFERENCE: ​1. KeyResources FOR BRANDS AND BUSINESS TO GET MAXIMUM EXPOSURE ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND #KeyResources FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT TO EARN ONLINE FROM HOME REGISTRATION IS FREE [link] 2.

Put Your Phone Down and Reboot Your Life

Ari Herzog

French scientists Sylvain Charron and Etienne Koechlin discovered our brains are weaker than we think. They conducted a functional magnetic resonance imaging experiment and proved that we are unable to divide our attention with more than two tasks at any given moment.

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7 Simple Ways to Improve Your SEO

Small Business Mavericks

It’s not impossible to improve your search engine optimization. It isn’t easy either, however, it can be done with a few simple tweaks to your content. Here are seven simple ways to improve your SEO in just a few minutes each day. Write better titles/headlines – Blog post titles and article headlines are some of the most important elements on your web pages.

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How to Use Video to Tell the Best Stories

Convince & Convert

Traditional Marketing Meets Visual Creativity. Hadassa Haack is a freelance content marketer, digital magazine editor, and producer/director of branded short films.

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Getting Lost In YouTube Will Help You Find Your Content's Soul

Twist Image

I went down deep into the YouTube rabbit hole. I didn't think that I would ever get out. For me, it all starts with some random band that pops into my noggin' and the simple question: "what ever happened to."

How a Cardboard Box Pays Tribute to 9/11

Ari Herzog

Six days after my 26th birthday, and 14 years ago tomorrow, Mom awoke me at 8:49 a.m. and said to turn on the TV. She said an airplane crashed into the World Trade Center. My ears perked. I turned down the prospect of sleeping to watch CNN.

8 Ways to Improve Your Social Media Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

Social media can be fun. It can also be rewarding, or distracting. But if you are using social media to promote your business, here are eight ways to make it pay off no matter how much time you spend on it. Create a posting schedule – You can keep your social media content focused by providing a calendar or content schedule.

VMA Viewership is Down, but Social Media is Alive with Conversation

Convince & Convert

Editor’s Note : After a lovely and relaxing Labor Day, it’s Tuesday, which means that we’re gearing up for a new installment of Realtime Today, a joint effort between Zignal Labs and Convince & Convert.