Sat.Mar 31, 2018 - Fri.Apr 06, 2018

How Much Does Social Media Influencer Marketing Cost?

Buffer Social

Do you know how much an influencer marketing campaign costs? Or how much you should be paying an influencer? If you’re not quite sure, don’t be worried. I’m like you. I didn’t know much before I did the research for this blog post.

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Why your social media isn’t working

Sherrilynne Starkie

It’s been said that life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes and, if we want to avoid sadness, we can’t resist them. The adage holds true in the world of social and digital media where the pace of change is constant.

3 Reasons PR Pros Should Embrace Analytics

Proactive Report

Finding insights that drive action, and communicating these nuggets of information to the right people, is one of the most important parts of analytics. Yet it remains one of the biggest challenges.

How to Unite B2B PR and Content Marketing for Powerful Results

Meltwater

There’s an interesting proverb that I stumbled on recently: “When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion.” ” When you boil it down, there’s a lot to be said… Read More >>>.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

Relationship Advice: Your Nonprofit Organization and Building Community Organization Partnerships

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Alison Carville. How many times have you heard Sarah McLachlan’s song, “In the Arms of an Angel” on an ASPCA commercial? Or seen pink ribbons promoting breast cancer awareness?

[Cool Social Tools] Amplifr takes your social media management to the next level

SocialFish

Startups and tech vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms – SocialFish readers love to read about new tools and apps!

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How to Develop a Profitable Social Media Strategy and Plan in 2018

Pam Moore

Are you tired of being sick and tired of not achieving a positive ROI from your time and money invested into social media? Does this sound familiar? You feel as if you constantly spin your social media wheels with little real business results.

In PR, There’s Power in Third-Party Validation

Meltwater

I recently came across this quote:“To get something from nothing, you need the validity that only third-party endorsements can bring.” ” - Al and Laura Ries, Ries & RiesIt got me… Read More >>>.

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Expert Roundup: Do You Queue or Schedule Your Social Media Posts?

agora pulse

Queue or schedule… it’s an age long question! Or at least, a question going back as far as the inception of social media scheduling tools. Which one should you use for managing your client’s social media accounts?

Where to Put Your Instagram Hashtags

Jenn's Trends

The age old debate as long as Instagram has been around: where should you put your Instagram hashtags? Should they go in the caption? Or should they go in a subsequent comment? Does it matter? Does one perform better than the other? Do people care? These are all the questions I hear all.

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.

[Product Update] Changes in the Instagram API: how does it affect to Audiense users?

Audiense

As you might already heard in the news, Facebook, Instagram’s parent company, has decided to shut several Instagram APIs overnight. You can read more about it here. This decision has had a direct and immediate impact on our platform and our users’ ability to use some of our product features.

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Facebook Responds to Fake News with Fact Checker Posts

Bill Hartzer

Facebook is responding to fake news posts, right in your Facebook feed, by inserting fact checker posts right after posts from your friends that they believe is fake news.

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What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

agora pulse

You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Repeating content is probably one of the (if not the only) reason users rushed to tools like Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue.

Social You Should Know- March Social Media Updates

Ignite Social Media

Social media is always evolving and constantly changing. Every week Ignite Social Media keeps you up to date on the latest trends and features with Social You Should Know. Here are some highlights from March. Have You Heard of Vero?

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.

5 Ways to Be Like These Wine Businesses Crushing Social Media Marketing

Socially Sorted

I’ve seen some awesome wine businesses crushing social media marketing over the years. From the wineries themselves to tours and accommodation there are a lot of things we can learn from these brands. In this post I share some great wine brands crushing more than grapes. // Read More.

How “Reinventing the concept of Influencers to your marketing strategy” webinar played out

Audiense

On Wednesday, alongside Pulsar , we hosted our webinar “Reinventing the concept of Influencers to your marketing strategy” and we had a fantastic time.

What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

agora pulse

You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Repeating content is probably one of the (if not the only) reason users rushed to tools like Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue.

Social Media Roundup: April Fool’s Day

Ignite Social Media

April Fool’s Day has become a day when audiences expect brands to pull clever and hilarious pranks. Since they are less of a surprise, brands are having to get crafty with their April Fool’s shenanigans.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Can You Appoint A Non-UK Resident As Company Director?

The Realtime Report

Can You Appoint A Non-UK Resident As Company Director? When you’re forming a new company, one of the first decisions that you’ll need to make is who to appoint as your company director. This is a relatively easy process and there are minimal restrictions as to who you can name as your director.

Top five: social networks are cleaning up their acts

Sherrilynne Starkie

REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items . followers . votes . views. Top five: social networks are cleaning up their acts. Listly by Sherrilynne Starkie.

Expert Roundup: Do You Queue or Schedule Your Social Media Posts?

agora pulse

Queue or schedule… it’s an age long question! Or at least, a question going back as far as the inception of social media scheduling tools. Which one should you use for managing your client’s social media accounts?

5 Signs Your Instagram and Facebook Influencer Campaigns Aren’t Working

The Social Media Hat

Chances are, if your influencer marketing campaigns aren't working very well, you know it. But what you might not know is why

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

4 Ways To Trick Your Opponent

The Realtime Report

4 Ways To Trick Your Opponent. The mention of skill based card games invariably reminds you of rummy. It is a game with simple rummy rules that requires your mental skills like good memory, great concentration and logical reasoning in order to excel in the games.

Your Link Building Guide for 2018

Razor Social

Do you know how important link building is to driving traffic to your website? It’s still really important. Helga Moreno is a passionate content creator and marketer at Ahrefs and she has written this fantastic post about link building.

How Will Twitter’s Changes Affect Influencers?

Ignite Social Media

In an effort to combat bots sharing the same message en masse, Twitter has rolled out some changes which may have an impact on real accounts, including influencers. Take a look at what those changes are, and how they may have an impact on your social strategy.

Facebook Responds to Fake News with Fact Checker Posts

Bill Hartzer

Facebook is responding to fake news posts, right in your Facebook feed, by inserting fact checker posts right after posts from your friends that they believe is fake news.

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How To Create A Realistic IT Strategy For Your Business

The Realtime Report

How To Create A Realistic IT Strategy For Your Business. Every business in the digital age needs a robust and realistic IT strategy in order to grow, but there is a vast amount of conflicting information about how best to create one.

[Solved] Converting A Tab or Comma Delimited CSV File To Pipe Delimited

SocMed Sean

While not specifically focused on social media, this post is definitely one for the Technology section of this site. If you work with Excel (and most Marketers and Technologists do), you know the pain of having to deal with a variety of file MS Excel file formats.

Social You Should Know- March Social Media Updates

Ignite Social Media

Social media is always evolving and constantly changing. Every week Ignite Social Media keeps you up to date on the latest trends and features with Social You Should Know. Here are some highlights from March. Have You Heard of Vero?

Important Information Regarding Changes to Instagram’s Application Programming Interface

Pixlee

Effective today, April 4, 2018 , and without advance notice with regard to the immediate implementation of the changes, Instagram deployed changes to their API affecting all users of the Instagram API for access to Instagram data. How does Instagram’s API affect Pixlee?

Drive Web Traffic by Adding Links in Instagram Stories

Postcron

Instagram Stories is a great tool for sharing content that has a short shelf-life, but it has another key advantage that you won’t want to miss: Instagram is starting to let some accounts add clickable links in Instagram Stories.

Thinking About Blog Edits

Ari Herzog

I started blogging in 2004 on a LiveJournal site when I wrote about everything under the sun. It was an online diary. A true web log of my thoughts. I’m thinking of going back to that kind of blogging, to be free of topical constraints. However, I recognize that I’ll never grow a target audience unless (most of) my writing is focused. If so, what to focus on? My 2016 concept of 3-pronged blogging is outdated.