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47 Social Media Statistics to Bookmark for 2017

Sprout Social

Right when you think you’re getting a grasp on your demographics, buyer habits and trends on social media , something new changes and turns your data into old news. That’s why it’s absolutely critical for any marketer to stay up to date on the newest social media statistics. Don’t believe us?

Cool Association Social Media Jobs This Week – March 2

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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11 Storytelling Formulas to Supercharge Your Social Media Marketing

Buffer Social

Legendary marketer, Seth Godin, describes marketing as “the art of telling a story that resonates with your audience and then spreads.” ” If you look at some of the biggest brands around, you might notice that they are often amazing storytellers.

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What Should I Do with Negative Reviews on My Facebook Page?

agora pulse

Even the best businesses get negative reviews. Your well-practiced processes can fail, a poor quality product can slip through or a team member can have a really bad day. What should you do when you get negative reviews on your Facebook page? Should you ignore them? Should you delete them?

Social Media Automation 101

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

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139 Instagram Marketing Facts Every Brand Needs to Know

Convince & Convert

Use of the internet has increased dramatically in recent years. The rise of smartphones and tablets introduced the concept of ubiquitous information, and internet users are exploiting their data plans to the fullest.

The 6 A/B Testing Mistakes That Stifle Conversions

Simply Measured

Everyone wants to talk about A/B testing. It’s been around for years, but the average business is just now stumbling on tools and technologies that make it easy to execute. That being said, there’s a fair amount of misinformation circulating, and it’s leading to poor results.

Don’t Miss These Social Media Stories

SocialFish

Just a few links I thought you should see. Enjoy. LinkedIn Just Rolled Out a Redesign – Here’s How to Clean Up Your Profile (Fast Company). The Secret To Online Community Success (Hint: It’s Not The Technology) (Vanessa Di Mauro).

How Brands in the Pharmaceutical Industry Stack Up

Unmetric

Social media has been established as one of the key channels of the modern day marketing mix. However, for some industries like Pharma, the number of regulations around publishing content makes maintaining a solid social media presence complex.

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.

Social Media Algorithms: How They Work and How to Use Them in Your Favor – Michael Stelzner [SSM032]

Buffer Social

Social media algorithms are a lot like “Dog Years.” ” They seems to progress and change at a rate of seven years for every one year on the human calendar.

8 Reasons Your Instagram Followers Aren’t Buying

Sprout Social

Are you investing time, money and resources into Instagram, and only getting a handful of Likes and followers in return? While comments, Likes and new followers are great, they don’t always equate to new customers.

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How Good Is Your Community Management?

SocialFish

By Ted McEnroe , Director of Research, TheCR. For eight years, the Community Roundtable has dug deeply into the strategies, operations and tactics behind the most successful communities in our annual State of Community Management reports.

Revive your Facebook Page – 10 Quick and Easy Ideas

Socially Sorted

Are you looking for easy ways to Revive Your Facebook Page reach, attention and engagement? In this post I’ ll share 10 Super Simple Ways to Revive Your Facebook Page… with some strategies so simple you can do them in seconds! Image by Shutterstock. Facebook is hard these days.

A World Gone Social

Learn how companies must adapt to survive.

Why Snapchat Content and the Longevity of Social Media Content are so Similar

Direct Marketing Observations

Follow me here. The principal concept of Snapchat is that pictures and messages are only available for a short time before they become inaccessible. They become obsolete if you will.

The Digital Generation Is Now Every Generation

Twist Image

Everything is digital. Everyone is online. These are just platitudes. There are many industries and businesses that are still far behind when it comes to being digital. Everything from the technology used within the organization to how they market and communicate to their consumer base.

How to Boost the Wow Factor of Your B2B Content Marketing with Visuals

Meltwater

B2B content marketing without visual content has become the ignored stepchild of content marketing. It… Read More. Blog Content Marketing

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7 Tips to Launch Successful Twitter Promotions

Sprout Social

Whether you’re trying to promote a blog post, upcoming event or your products, Twitter is a great option. Despite increased competition on the platform and the move to an algorithm based feed, Twitter promotions can still be effective if well executed.

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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.

How to Market Your Brand to All Generations with Social, Content, and More

Simply Measured

If your business provides a product or service that appeals to a wide range of age groups, you need to develop a marketing strategy that reaches across generations.

How To Manage Your Instagram Followers

agora pulse

Instagram is a great tool for building connections with your audience but unless you have a plan to manage your Instagram followers you could be letting those relationships disappear. Like Twitter, Instagram lets us reach out and interact with anyone who has an open account.

Breaking: Social Media Comes of SCOTUS Age

Myrland Marketing

On Monday, February 27, 2017, during oral arguments in Packingham v. North Carolina , a case involving First Amendment rights of free speech pertaining to the use of social media in North Carolina, U.

How to Capitalize on Instagram as a Small Business

The Realtime Report

How to Capitalize on Instagram as a Small Business. Instagram’s user base is growing at high speed passing the 600 million follower mark back in December 2016. Since it was first introduced five years ago, it has overtaken Twitter to become the social media’s rising star for businesses.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

How to Quickly Identify Influencers with Simply Measured

Simply Measured

When I tell my group of friends that they should download an album, watch a new TV show, or read a new comic book, they generally listen. But if I were to tell them which sports car to buy, they might laugh in my face.

Your PR SEO Super Powers

Meltwater

While search engine optimization (SEO) and PR have been buddies for a while now, never… Read More.

Why Your Blog Needs SEO

ProBlogger

In the second part of our three-part series on the What, How and Why of SEO and how it relates to your blog, we’ll be exploring why your blog needs SEO (you can find the first post SEO For Bloggers: A Basic Explanation here ).

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Best Upsell is Education #Dropbox #marketing

Laurel Papworth

I’m just writing a (quick) post cos I find this stuff confusing. I pay about 100 bucks a year for Dropbox. Not sure why. I guess I feel more secure – even though I suspect Dropbox is no more secure than iCloud LOL – having some documents in the cloud, duplicated.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

How to Build Enduring Influence for Your Brand

Simply Measured

As I was doing research for this blog post, two major themes kept repeating themselves: connection and consistency. The connection theme applies to communication both between different parts of marketing departments and between brands and their audiences.

Presentation Skills: How to Answer Those Killer Questions

Meltwater

In our presentation skills training and public speaking workshops at Mindful Presenter one of the… Read More.

The 3 Biggest Mistakes I Made Starting My Online Business

ProBlogger

Setting out by yourself to start a business can be an exciting and also scary time.

Content Marketing As A Profit Center

Twist Image

Content marketing. be careful what you wish for. The water is getting very murky out in the marketing world, these days. There used to be a clear division (a church and state, if you will) between advertising and editorial content. Those lines were never crossed. There was journalistic integrity at stake. The quality of the content did not want to be soiled or manipulated by which brands were flowing advertising dollars into the publisher's pockets.

Maximizing LinkedIn for Business

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