Sat.Sep 17, 2016 - Fri.Sep 23, 2016

Instagram Introduces New Business Profiles

yMarketingMatters

Instagram is rocking it so this is great news! With a Business Profile and its new features, Instagram can work even better for your business and help you stand out, get insights and find new customers.

Treat Digital Like Real Property

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on the Tanzen Consulting Blog. —— I am planning to sell a house soon. To prepare for the taxes that will need to be paid, my financial advisor told me I can deduct improvements from the cost basis when determining the capital gains on the property.

5 Ways to Humanize Your Brand with Data and Social Media Insights

Pam Moore

Have you ever thought about the quality of the human connections you make via social media? It’s easy to get lost in the numbers, or to get over focused on followers, likes, shares, views, listens and the list goes on. It’s easy to get lost in a sea of avatars and data insights.

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5 Ways Boring B2B Brands Can Kill It With Content

Convince & Convert

B2B brands have the challenge of engaging fans despite boring content. These illuminating examples prove that B2B can have fun with content marketing. Social Media Strategy 3M b2b marketing GE how to make b2b sexy humanize your brand ISS Social Media Marketing storytelling visual storytelling

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Social Media Automation 101

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

5 Tips To Secure Your Business Success

The Realtime Report

5 Tips To Secure Your Business Success. Succeeding in business is something that all of us aspire to. Think about it, none of us go into business to be mediocre, right? I started my first business many years ago and found that after three years in business I was facing having to close the doors.

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Conversion Rate Optimization – 20 Factors Impacting Your Sales and ROI

Pam Moore

Learning how to increase conversions is often a top goal of smart and internet savvy marketing and business leaders. Unfortunately most digital marketers lack even the most basic foundational skills to truly optimize their conversion rates.

Does Your Social Media Agency Need as Real Identity?

agora pulse

Every business needs an identity but for those offering social media marketing it’s even more important.

Why Your Social Media Strategy is Essential to Your Marketing Strategy

Ignite Social Media

A couple of weeks ago we hosted a webinar, “ Staffing for Social Success ,” where we discussed the trends in roles on social media teams and the common social team structures we see.

[Cool Infographic Friday] Top 5 Fundraisers for Fall School Fundraising

SocialFish

I like this one, could give you ideas. H/T from Booster. ——– Looking to make a mark this fall fundraising season? Choosing and planning fundraisers can be daunting, especially if you’re fundraising for a school and are already juggling numerous other initiatives and tasks.

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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.

Want a Career in Social Media and Digital Marketing? Know These 3 Things First!

Pam Moore

Are you a digital or social marketer wanting to progress in your business and marketing career? Do you find yourself getting stuck, getting passed over for promotions? Do you often find it hard to win budgets, grow your team or simply justify your own job?

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4 Types of Instagram Posts You Can Schedule Ahead of Time

agora pulse

One aspect of social media engagement is the live aspect: what is happening right now ? Yet another important aspect of social media management is planning ahead ( a timesaving tip I’ve shared before ).

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Best Practices for Social Media Ad Spending

Ignite Social Media

Social network ad spending isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. By 2018, social media ad spending is expected to be just under $20 billion; amounting to nearly 22% of total digital ad spends. The bulk of this, about 77%, is expected to be spent on Facebook advertising.

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How Bad Emailing Can Impact Your Business

Kikolani

Running email campaigns acts like a source to add new clients to the business. Emailing has always remained one important consideration when it is about growing your business in the evergreen online sphere.

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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.

10 rules of branding for your startup or small biz

Socialmedia.biz

Vincent Dignan at his “Growth Hack Your Sales” workshop in San Francisco (photo by JD Lasica). Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, PR pros, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers.

How to Create a Messenger Destination Facebook Ad

Jon Loomer

Facebook recently announced several Messenger platform updates , one of which was Messenger Destination for News Feed ads. I’ve already started experimenting with this, and many of those who see my Messenger destination ad have been asking me how I created it.

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How to Use Facebook Live to Engage with Your Audience

Ignite Social Media

You likely already know that your brand should be utilizing Facebook Live. In just the few short months since being rolled out to the public in early 2016, Facebook Live has captivated social media audiences around the world.

6 Steps to Launch a Perfect Snapchat Takeover

Convince & Convert

As Snapchat's audience skyrockets, brands are turning to Snapchat Takeovers to build social followers and spread brand awareness. Social Media Strategy brand engagement snapchat campaign snapchat strategy Social Media Marketing social media strategy

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

13 Tips to Create Better Live Videos

Jenn's Trends

Have you been wanting to start hosting (or host more) live videos to develop your brand? Great! Then you’re ready to embrace the trend that is dominating social media. But first you want to know how you can create better live videos.

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B2C Marketing Best Practices with Influencers

Meltwater

When it comes to B2C Marketing, consumers own the conversation—and they’re adding to it at… Read More.

How To Use Consumer Insights For Product Inspiration and Development

Ignite Social Media

To produce a product that people want to buy can clearly be a difficult feat or we’d all be bajillionaires (unless you’re this guy ). What’s trickier is understanding the actual consumer demand (or what will be next in demand).

Troubleshooting Your Video Conference Tools: 4 Basic Questions To Ask

The Realtime Report

Troubleshooting Your Video Conference Tools: 4 Basic Questions To Ask. Video conferencing software today isn’t as difficult to use as it was ten or even five years ago. It is designed to be as easy to use, reliable, and accessible as possible with the bare minimum of problems.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

6 INSANELY Useful Tools to Take Your Blog to the Next Level

Kikolani

Want to take your blog the level? While I understand ‘next level’ can be subjective to each blogger’s journey, I’ll share tools that can help you achieve more: Traffic. Social Media shares. Subscribers. Sales. What do I know about this topic?

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Sidekick 10/9-10/15

Meltwater

It's out with the Old World (Columbus Day) and in with the new (Indigenous Peoples'… Read More.

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Snapchat Gets More Real with Ad Targeting and New Updates to Instagram Stories | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Snapchat gets more real with its ad targeting options and Instagram’s latest product, Stories (only a month out of the gate), is already getting major upgrades. All this and more in this week’s edition of Social You Should Know. Snapchat Broadens Targeting Options.

Exploring the World of Blockchain Transactions

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Those of you who have been following my recent posts about digital currencies may remember my recent discussion with Alex Tapscott, founder and CEO of Northwest Passage Ventures.

27 things CRM can do for you

SocialFish

People working in the field of sales and marketing might be familiar with CRM or Customer Relationship Management software.

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5 Hot Areas For B2B Marketing

Meltwater

If you are a B2B marketer, gone are the days when you hammered prospects with… Read More.

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Four Ways to Combat Audience Negativity on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

It can be disheartening opening up your channels on a Monday morning and seeing a wave of negative comments flooding your notifications. Trust me, we’ve all been there before on the community management team — audience negativity is an inevitable part of being in social media.

How To Create a Cross Channel Social Media Report

Unmetric

Less than 24 hours ago, we launched a cross-channel social media reporting capability. This means Unmetric clients can download a detailed comparison report for as many social profiles for any time period. Here is how you download a report from the Unmetric Analyze Platform.

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