Sat.Feb 04, 2017 - Fri.Feb 10, 2017

Top Association Social Media Jobs This Week – February 9


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.

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers

The Realtime Report

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers. By Varun Sharma. When someone wants a tool to analyze the traffic coming to their website, nothing comes close to Google Analytics (GA).

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Here’s How to Use The New Facebook Post Options

agora pulse

Have you been wondering how to use these new Facebook post options on your business page? We will go through each one step-by-step. Some of them might seem *very* familiar. Share a Photo or Video on Facebook. The first option youl’ll see is this one — share a photo or video.

Ways to Better Engage with your Social Media Followers

Ignite Social Media

A wise man once said social media is a cocktail party. A lot has changed in social media in the nine years since that book was written, but one thing certainly has not: engaging with your fans matters. Here are five ways to better engage with your social media followers. 1) Understand your audience.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Why the Boston Globe Shouldn’t Be Building Community on Facebook


This post originally appeared on Mizz Information. ——— My favorite Associations Now author, Ernie Smith, wrote a great article about building community around your most engaged users. Amen–my favorite topic!

3 Reasons Why It’s Worth Paying For Social Media Advertising

The Realtime Report

3 Reasons Why It’s Worth Paying For Social Media Advertising. The majority of social media platforms offer their own advertising services, but it seems there are many businesses that do not believe it can benefit their business.

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PR Pros Use Video to Pump up Campaigns


The use of video in the PR world is exploding. Of course, visuals have always… Read More.

The Latest Facebook Performance Metrics; How Does Your Brand Compare?

Ignite Social Media

More often than not Facebook plays a significant role in a brand’s social strategy. As such, brands rely on the community built around their pages.

Hacked By Imam


Hacked By Imam with Love. From the Trenches Mobile Nimble Nonprofit Useful Data

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Social Selling For Your Business

The Realtime Report

Social Selling For Your Business By Jessica Oaks. The multitude of digital and social communications platforms available to us has exponentially expanded our connections everywhere.

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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 You Need a Marketing Analyst on Your Team


Every time I tell someone that I work as a ‘Marketing Analyst,’ I’m met with… Read More.

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Internet entrepreneur and tech investor Mel Morris invests £3.8m in Audiense


We’re delighted to announce that Europe’s most successful technology investor, Mr Mel Morris, has invested £3.8m in Audiense. Mel Morris. Mel Morris is a highly experienced and successful internet/tech investor, philanthropist, and he is also the owner of Derby County Football Club.

Entrepreneurs: Software and Apps I Use

Jon Loomer

[NOTE: This post continues a series exploring the topic of entrepreneurship. While my focus has and will continue to be on Facebook ads, I have plenty to share about what I’ve learned while building my business.]. I’ve spent more than five years building my business.

How to Boost eCommerce Sales with Instagram

Convince & Convert

Want to create a buzz for your product online and be discovered by even more people around the world? Want to convert browsers into shoppers and grow sales for your business? If yes, then Instagram is an effective tool for taking your eCommerce business to the next level.

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.

PR Tips: Jumping into Snapchat in 2017? You’ll Need to Do Research First


Snapchat is probably the hottest social media platform right now. But the demographics and atmosphere… Read More.

What Makes Successful Social Media Content Different?

Ignite Social Media

While some may think of social media marketing as, “playing on Facebook all day,” those of us in the industry know that it’s so much more than that. From content, to community management, to strategy & metrics, there are many important facets to social media.

The Importance of the Facebook Pixel

Jon Loomer

I still hear from Facebook advertisers who aren’t currently using the Facebook pixel — or aren’t using it to its full potential. Excuses range from confusion and intimidation to ignorance regarding whether it’s needed at all. Is the Facebook pixel needed? Heck yeah, it is.

19 Instagram Marketing Tips to Engage and Delight Your Audience

The Social Media Hat

11 Marketing Experts share their best tips on how to engage and delight your audience on Instagram, including finding influencers, content strategy, and more

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Get the Most Out of Guest Blog Posts for Your Brand


You’ve written a great blog post for your brand, but your audience isn’t where is… Read More.

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The Psychology Behind Making Money on Social Media

Convince & Convert

There is a new strategy that baffles some people’s social media. It isn’t cheating, either—psychology is something which has been around as long as we have been smart enough to acknowledge that it’s there. You use psychology every day, too.

How To Breathe New Life Into Your Small Business Blog

The Realtime Report

How To Breathe New Life Into Your Small Business Blog. Blogging can be a tough gig for small businesses , especially for those of us just getting on our feet. However, the journey feels much more discouraging when there are no comments, zero shares and our traffic is just plain pathetic.

[INTERVIEW] How TV producers are bridging the gap between social data, risk, and creativity (and how you can too)


No matter the business, bold choices come with a risk. Decision makers will want to minimise this risk by consulting reliable statistics, research, and advice as early in the process as possible.

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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 the Best Social Media Marketing Tool for Your Business

Buffer Social

Paralysis by analysis. I’ve totally been there, so many times. Choosing a place to eat, choosing a new computer, or even choosing the best social media marketing tool.

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Major Changes in Social Advertising and More on Facebook Fake News | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

It’s a big week in the world of social advertising with two big rollouts from Snap Inc. and Pinterest. That and more in this edition of Social You Should Know. Snapchat Launching Self-serve Option for Advertisers.

Business and Immigration Law

The Realtime Report

Business and Immigration Law. If you’re a business owner in the United States, staying informed and on top of HR, legal and immigration law as it relates to your business is extremely complex and challenging.

How To Get Massive Social Shares For Your Next Expert Roundup Post

The Social Media Hat

Here are easy but powerful tricks that you can implement to help promote your expert roundup post, many from the experts themselves

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9 Powerful Time-Saving Tips to Help Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Buffer Social

With over 600 million users across the globe, Instagram is quickly becoming a focal point for businesses of all sizes who use social media. 600 million! That’s a huge number.

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Sidekick 2/26-3/4: Social Holidays, Themes, and Noteworthy Events


Sashay, shante! Whether your idea of “red carpet ready” is getting fully glam up or… Read More.

Building Teams

The Realtime Report

Building Teams By Joshua Weiss. My name is Joshua Weiss and I’m the CEO of TeliApp, an actionable data insights company that specializes in deep machine learning with a focus on human behavior prediction and applied behavior analysis.

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Why You Should Add Sponosord Social to Your Content Mix

Small Business Mavericks

Updated February 6, 2017. Izea recently published a report titled “2015 State of Sponsored Social” in which there are some interesting findings.

Powerful Storytelling Secrets from National Geographic Travel – Lindsay Smith [SSM028]

Buffer Social

With more than 25,000,000 adoring fans across social media, National Geographic Travel is a poster child for the power of storytelling in marketing. Their secret? Going where no one else has gone before. This is the approach that National Geographic Travel takes to every one of their stories.

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10 Tips to Align Your Social Selling and Email Marketing Strategy

Social Selling Masters

A well thought-out email marketing strategy can be an effective way to ignite and energize your social selling campaign. By combining email with social networking, you will be able to attract new followers, while simultaneously expanding your sales pipeline.

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