Sat.Oct 14, 2017 - Fri.Oct 20, 2017

My Team Makes Me Uncomfortable – And That’s A Good Thing

Dave Fleet

Want to try uncomfortable? Our team turned a streetcar into a concert venue. Seven years. It’s a long time in the agency world. In an industry where 25% turnover is (sadly) often the norm and you can seemingly measure tenure as you would ‘dog years’ – it’s a lifetime.

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Decoding the Facebook Algorithm: A Fully Up-to-Date List of the Algorithm Factors and Changes

Buffer Social

If you do Facebook marketing , one thing that you might want to understand is the Facebook algorithm. The Facebook algorithm helps make sense of the huge number of posts that people and businesses share every day and chooses the posts to show in our News Feed based on a huge number of factors.

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Our Very Worst Social Media Fails: The Expert Roundup

agora pulse

With so many so-called social media gurus out there, it’s hard for mere mortals not to have “imposter syndrome.” ” Should we be trusted with others’ social media accounts? Should call ourselves an expert on our Website if we’re not perfect?

How to Gauge REAL Influence In A Noisy World

Meltwater

The term influencer used to mean someone who wielded great power and authority over their… Read More.

Social Media Automation 101

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

[Cool infographic Friday] WTF is #GivingTuesday?

SocialFish

Via Ally360. Cool Infographic Friday Nimble Nonprofit

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Brand Storytelling 101: 6 Must Have Content Elements

Pam Moore

Do you have a brand story that you share with people who come in contact with your brand? A story that serves as the connective tissue and foundation representing the who, what and why your brand exists on this planet today?

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PR Reporting: What to Do When Your Results Are Less Than Stellar

Meltwater

It’s happened. You planned and executed what you thought was going to be a stellar… Read More.

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Get Ready! Two Unforgettable Days in Your Association Tech Future

SocialFish

Expect the Unexpected at the Upcoming AMS Fest. AMS Fest is a one-of-a-kind event. No, seriously, we don’t say that lightly. It’s two days of your association career that you won’t forget.

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Can AdWords Be Good For Promoting Your eBook Site?

The Realtime Report

Can AdWords Be Good For Promoting Your eBook Site? While self publishing lowers the barrier to publication for ebooks, authors and ebook site owners also have the responsibility of marketing titles on their own. Without the might of a large a publishing house in your favor, the task falls upon you.

Should My Business Bother To Have Social Media KPIs?

agora pulse

Most marketers know what KPIs are. For foggy brains, Google “Key Performance Indicators.”). ”). And yes, you should bother to have social media KPIs. There are a couple reasons why more and more smart companies insist on using them.

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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.

Social Media Holidays: Can You Guess Which Ones Are Real?

Ignite Social Media

Another day, another “holiday” on social media. You may think you’ve seen them all, so test your social media holiday knowledge on whether the examples below are real or fake. No Googling, no hashtag searching … no cheating. The answers are listed at the end of the post. Here we go!

8 Tips to Quickly Master Social Media For Businesses & Entrepreneurs [SSM065]

Buffer Social

Much has been written on the Buffer Blog about social media strategy. In the last month alone, we’ve covered (in great detail) everything from Facebook Messenger marketing and managing multiple social media accounts to creating remarkable content and the rise of micro-influencers.

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Facebook Lead Ads Form: Customize Thank You Screen

Jon Loomer

Facebook Lead Ads were launched more than two years ago , and they’ve been an important tool in my advertising toolbox. However, there’s been one minor annoyance with these ads: The thank you screen. That annoyance is no more.

5 Top Social Media Podcasts Every Marketer Should Listen To

Socially Sorted

If you are looking for social media podcasts then you’re in the right place. In this post I share 5 of my “top” podcasts to listen to for social media strategy. Each podcast shares practical, actionable tips and tools for getting results with social media for. // Read More.

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.

Why You Will See More In-App Integration in Social Media

Jenn's Trends

For many, it seems like lately we’ve been seeing more instances where social media sites are enabling us to do more directly within the platforms. This in-app integration on social media isn’t really new, but it is gaining steam. This was my prediction for trends in 2017 and it’s my prediction again for what we’ll […]. The post Why You Will See More In-App Integration in Social Media appeared first on Jenn's Trends.

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Are Snapchat Stories Still Relevant?

Ignite Social Media

Since Snapchat launched six years ago, a lot has changed and not just with app updates. At first it seemed like an app just to send goofy photos back and forth to family members.

Hearing an Echo in the Voice AI Wilderness

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on Amplified Growth. ——–. How did you find out what the weather would be like today? Did you ask the air? Did it answer back? Chances are good that if you didn’t ask a voice-assisted device about the weather this morning, you will be soon.

How To Use Powerful Link Retargeting To Grow Your Business

The Social Media Hat

This article will explain what Link Retargeting is and how it works, and then provide three specific ways to use it to grow your business

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How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

115 | Shadow of War Review, Poddy Break Podcast Review and a Couple Cop Stories

Taylor Marek

What part of the show did you enjoy today? Let us know in the comments, enjoy and have a great weekend! Show Notes: #1: Shadow of War Review. #2: 2: Poddy Break Podcast Review. #3: 3: A Couple Cop Stories. Get In Touch With The Show! Message me on Facebook | Tweet me on Twitter | Send me an email. Outro Music Credit: Epic Song by BoxCat Games. What part of the show did you enjoy today? Let us know in the comments, enjoy and have a great weekend! Show Notes: #1: Shadow of War Review. #2:

Best Practices for Holiday Content on Pinterest

Ignite Social Media

The holidays and Pinterest … name a more iconic duo. I’ll wait. But really, there are few things that go together so well.

Things You Shouldn't Ignore While Choosing Ecommerce Web Designing Company

Social Media Marketing

Are you looking to hire an e-commerce web designing company? The task you have on your hand isn’t the easiest one. Google about such service providers and you will come across thousands.

3 Ways “Vlog Like A Boss” Will Make You A Better Vlogger

The Social Media Hat

In this marketing book review, we look at how "Vlog Like A Boss" by Amy Schmittauer can help anyone with a camera and the right attitude become a vlogger

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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.

Step Into Christmas: Boosting your Christmas campaign performance with the right planning

Audiense

Santa’s coming!! With only 9 weeks until Christmas , the festive season is upon us. Whilst retailers have planned and put their Christmas campaigns into motion, it’s never too late to give them that final touch. Christmas ads are always the most anticipated of the year.

Pumpkin Ale: ‘Gourd Riddance’ or ‘Beer to Stay’?

Ignite Social Media

Every autumn, there’s a pumpkin spice arms race that even our pets are not immune from. One of the most-anticipated, or loathed depending on who you ask, is the pumpkin beer.

Pinterest Search Ads Manager Released, Opens More Opportunities

Devumi

Pinterest has been working hard to reach out to marketers. This is proven by the recent release of the Search Ads feature to more brands as part of its new self-serve platform. Better targeted Pinterest ads Search Ads work in a similar manner as other targeted advertising formats.

Does Social Media Activism work? Social Media for Awareness Raising #metoo

Laurel Papworth

Will the Harvey Weinstein issue raise awareness or bury us in memes? Social media and in particular Facebook & Twitter raising awareness of issues that womens’ nonprofits have being trying to direct attention to FOREVER.

A fool with a tool is still a fool

Social Selling Masters

People, process, and technology. That’s what we are told builds a successful business. If that’s the case then why do companies still try to level up there teams by just throwing more technology at them?

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How to Use Facebook Ads For Business

Lucy Hall

In this video, I interview Julia Bramble on how to use Facebook Ads. In this session we discuss: Choosing your objectives and goals What budget you'll need How to find your target audience Why content is so important Julias top tips for Facebook Ads success

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Pinterest Traffic: Use Your Pins and Boards to Attract More Site Traffic

Devumi

Pinterest users frequently use the platform to help them discover new brands and products. Getting those users to move from discovering pins to visiting your website will surely boost your brand.

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Pixlee’s CEO on Joining The Ad Council’s Leadership Council

Pixlee

Yesterday the Ad Council announced the establishment of a Leadership Council comprised of media company, agency, and advertising executives whose companies will lend their expertise in support of the overarching mission of the Ad Council. I am honored to join this outstanding group of leaders from amazing companies like Xerox, Oracle, Toyota, and Uber, in joining forces with the Ad Council.

Entrepreneurial You With Dorie Clark - This Week's Six Pixels Of Separation Podcast

Twist Image

Episode #588 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. If you don't think business and opportunity has changed much since technology and connectivity mind-melded, you have not been paying attention. Being "in business" does not mean what it used to mean. Individuals (people like you and I) can (and are) building multiple streams of income doing the work that matters to them on their own time. The results - for many - have been staggering.

How to Smash Your Blogging Goals in Just 5 Days

ProBlogger

This post is by ProBlogger expert Ellen Jackson of Potential Psychology. Have you ever uttered the phrase, ‘One day I’ll…’? Of course you have. We all have. One day I’ll schedule my social media. One day I’ll improve my web site. One day I’ll organise my images (a personal favourite). One day I’ll start a podcast… Next we say, ‘When…’. When I have more time. When I have more money. When inspiration hits. When I’ve developed my skills. When I feel more confident. When life is easier….