Sat.Jan 07, 2017 - Fri.Jan 13, 2017

2017 Social Media Cheat Sheet – Updated!

SocialFish

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How to Find Social Media Influencers with Ease

agora pulse

You have probably heard of influencer marketing, and may even know it can be beneficial to your business. There are few things that drive a sale more effectively than a warm word-of-mouth recommendation,” says Misha Talavera.

How to Achieve Grade A Customer Care in 2017

Ignite Social Media

As 2017 is revving up into full gear, you may find yourself looking at your social media channels and asking, “How can I improve the experience my customers have on my channels?” Having A+ customer service on social media is essential for building a strong relationship with customers.

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Best 3 UX Lessons and Trends of 2016 + 1 Bonus

Meltwater

As digital marketing becomes more ubiquitous, it’s important to understand the ways people interact with… Read More.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

Hot Association Social Media Jobs This Week – January 13

SocialFish

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital.

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Social Media Marketing Mix: A Guide to Inform Your Social Media Marketing Budget

Ignite Social Media

At the start of a new year, many marketers are starting to develop or finalize budgets and plans for the year ahead. From a holistic marketing perspective, you may be deciding how much to allocate towards your social media marketing budget in the new year.

CES 2017 Product Launches: What Did Social Media Have to Say? [Infographic]

Meltwater

If CES2017 this past week has taught us anything, it’s that we want our homes… Read More.

Introducing an Awesome New Podcast About Workplace Culture

SocialFish

So perhaps I am biased, as the Culture Chat podcast is my podcast I have started producing over at WorkXO, but it really is awesome and I want to share it with you. Here’s a list of the episodes so far.

Tips to boost your video marketing (infographic)

Socialmedia.biz

Post by Take 1 Transcription. S tudies show that 69 percent of consumers would choose video over text to learn about a product or service. So are you doing all you can to give your business’s video marketing a boost? Here are some tips to enhance your video marketing.

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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 Celebrating Wendy’s Tweets Is All Wrong

Convince & Convert

The Internet celebrated last week when Wendy’s gave an uncouth Web denizen his comeuppance via a sharp and timely tweet: High Five?

Crawl with Analytics Before Running with Artificial Intelligence

Meltwater

As we head into 2017, artificial intelligence (AI) is an emerging technology trend that is… Read More.

Help Us Promote Community Manager Appreciation Day January 23

SocialFish

Can you help us promote Community Manager Appreciation Day? Would you please share this with any other community managers (and friends of CM’s) that you know?

Social Media for Doctors: Connect with your Patients in the Digital Era

Devumi

Social media has become an integral part of people’s daily lives. So much so that professionals also use it to connect with clients. Social media for doctors has become even more essential. Not only for business, but also for fulfilling their mission.

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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 Ways to Kick Your Social Media Strategy into Shape in 2017

Ignite Social Media

“If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.”. Ever heard this saying before? Probably a few thousand times every new year. This saying applies to all of our New Year’s resolutions – getting in shape, becoming financially stable, and yes, your social media strategy, too. In need of some planning tips?

40 Essential Social Media Marketing Statistics for 2017

Meltwater

As we start a new year, here is a look back at the world of… Read More.

Facebook Dynamic Ads Update: Reach Those Browsing Other Websites

Jon Loomer

[NOTE: Information on this update is only beginning to emerge. I will update this post today as I receive additional information.]. Facebook is announcing a big update to dynamic ads today that should be a positive enhancement for smaller e-commerce brands — if not all e-commerce brands.

Social Media Marketing for Musicians: How to Get Fans and Followers

Devumi

The rise of social media over the last decade has proven to be a boon for many professionals, including those in the arts. It has opened a variety of opportunities for them to present and promote their work to a larger audience.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Facebook Ad Specs and Image Sizes [Fully Updated for 2017]

Buffer Social

Facebook ads can be an incredible way to reach your target audience. . And as we move into 2017, it’s becoming more and more likely that you’ll have to pay to maximize the impact of your content on Facebook.

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For Leaders: Your Step-by-Step 2017 Analytics Plan

Meltwater

Acing analytics is not optional anymore. Managing by the numbers, more.

Facebook Slideshow – Create Quick Videos from Images

Socially Sorted

Facebook Slideshow is THE answer if you want to create quick videos from your images – without any fancy tools. . In this post I s hare with you how to use the Facebook Slideshow tool to quickly create a video on Facebook. . You’ll be wondering why you haven’t used it before! .

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Are You Seizing the Power of Social Media Attribution?

Convince & Convert

Few digital marketers entirely neglect marketing analytics. But are they seizing their full power? Hardly. Most just scratch the surface of what’s possible. The challenge is magnified in the social media realm.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

How Much Does Facebook Advertising Cost? The Complete Guide to Facebook Ads Pricing

Buffer Social

We previously shared what $5 per day will buy you on Facebook Ads , but how much does Facebook advertising really cost? That’s a tricky question! And the short answer is, it’ll never cost you more than you have to spend.

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5 Facebook Marketing Tips That Will Increase Engagement

Rebekah Radice

About to abandon Facebook marketing? Given up hope of ever reaching your target audience? I know how you feel!

New Year, New Social; 4 Quick Fixes to Tidy Up Your Social Media Channels

Ignite Social Media

While the rest of the world is packing into the gym and baking kale chips, marketers and social media pros are focusing on strategies, finalizing budgets , and laying out promotions for the upcoming year.

Measuring the Best Times to Post on Social Media

Sprout Social

Managing all of your social media networks can be a daunting task. Knowing the best times to post on social media is even more challenging. Just ask any seasoned social media manager how difficult it is to be on top of each network.

The Complete Guide to Facebook Ads Manager: How to Create, Manage, Analyze Your Facebook Ads

Buffer Social

Ninety-one percent of marketers invested in Facebook advertising last year. And it’s easy to understand why when you look at the data: more than 1.18 billion people use Facebook every day, and on average, each person spends more than 50 minutes a day across Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram.

This App Just Became a Game-Changer For Your Instagram Engagement

The Social Media Hat

Take the guesswork out of when to post to Instagram and watch as your engagement rates increase dramatically, all while saving yourself precious time

How to Keep up With Marketing Technology Changes

Razor Social

For anyone who is in marketing today, one of the biggest professional fears is falling behind the technological curve. And this fear is not ungrounded.

How to Fill Up Your Social Media Calendar [Strategy + Template]

Rebekah Radice

Struggling to find great content to share on social media? Find that you’re endlessly searching for that perfect piece of content? If you’ve felt overwhelmed by the amount of time you spend on social media… …Here’s the not so secret, secret.