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JD Wetherspoon quits social media: a bad workman blames his tools

Sherrilynne Starkie

British pub chain JD Wetherspoon, quit social media last week calling it a waste of time. Tim Martin, Wetherspoon C EO is quoted as saying, “I am worried about our business getting bogged down in social media, when being front of house in pubs is what it’s all about.”.

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Your new target audience: segments of micro-influencers

Audiense

All for one or one for all? One of the key questions when considering an influencer marketing strategy is whether to count on a single influential figure over a large audience or to have a large group of more modest influencers.

13 Twitter Hashtags to Follow for Nonprofit and Charity Updates, Events and Inspiration

SocialFish

Twitter has been one of the major hubs of social networking , revolutionizing what was already a new and adapting Internet invention. The live nature of the website has provided unlimited potential for personal and commercial use alike.

The Case for Nonprofit Storytelling

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Mike Connell. Storytelling: whether you’re in PR, marketing or a like-minded communications discipline, it’s stories that affect change. Statistics can draw us into a campaign. Humor can hook us. Shocking imagery can, well, shock us. But stories have us coming back for more.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Top Five: Social media security & privacy advances

Sherrilynne Starkie

REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items . followers . votes . views. Top Five: Social media security & privacy advances. Listly by Sherrilynne Starkie. Top 5 must know news and information from the world of social media for this week. Follow List. Embed List.

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5 Best Health Social Media Campaigns

Meltwater

Social media has changed the way we learn about what’s happening in the world. For consumers and businesses alike, it is a source of truth, a place to find and… Read More >>>. Social Media social media

Get Listed: 10 Web Directories that Bring Traffic

Kikolani

Web directories still play a very important role in the online market today. They help classify different websites into different The post Get Listed: 10 Web Directories that Bring Traffic appeared first on Kikolani. Business

Are You Ready to Unlock the Mystery of LinkedIn Sales?

agora pulse

Businesses, marketers, and sellers, need to adapt to the way today’s modern buyer makes buying decisions. The only thing that is constant is change itself, and you too must change if you want to stay relevant and competitive in the digital era.

What Every Content Marketer Should Know About Artificial Intelligence

Social Media Today

The future use of artificial intelligence will impact all aspects of owned, earned and paid media. It’s not just their future use, either. It's happening now

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.

How eCommerce Is Helping The Environmental Cause

The Realtime Report

How eCommerce Is Helping The Environmental Cause. By Victoria Greene. eCommerce exploded onto the scene in the early Nineties, and has only grown from strength to strength since then.

5 Things to Do Before Shooting Drone Content for Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Drones and the amazing content they’re capable of capturing are much more attainable these days, so it may make sense to add some sky-high photos and videos to your brand’s content mix. Before you head off to location and take to the skies, make sure you do these five important things.

A Look at the Experiments in the Social Media Lab in April

agora pulse

Social Media Lab April Wrap Up. April was a busy month in the lab! We are constantly testing many different aspects of social media (both paid and organic) so that you don’t have to guess what works or doesn’t work. Since my last wrap-up we published our findings from 4 experiments.

35 Online Marketing Stats to Guide Your 2018 Strategy [Infographic]

Social Media Today

This infographic shares 2018 stats that can help you better understand the state of the internet, social media, SEO, eCommerce, etc

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 Use Customer Insight To Power Your Business

The Realtime Report

How To Use Customer Insight To Power Your Business. Capturing and using customer feedback effectively is essential for growing businesses.

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PR and Advertising Agencies Use Twitter to Connect with Audiences

Meltwater

PR and advertising agencies understand how to position a message, how to broadcast it, and how to measure its impact. On Twitter, however, the rules of communication have changed. People… Read More >>>.

Are You Ready to Unlock the Mystery of LinkedIn Sales?

agora pulse

Businesses, marketers, and sellers, need to adapt to the way today’s modern buyer makes buying decisions. The only thing that is constant is change itself, and you too must change if you want to stay relevant and competitive in the digital era.

7 Efficient Blogging Tips That Will Boost Your Content ROI [Infographic]

Social Media Today

These simple tips can significantly boost the performance of your content - worth noting in your strategy

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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.

15 Different Emails To Send Your Subscribers To Build Trust

The Social Media Hat

This article will show you 15 different emails that you can send to your subscribers over time to help them get to know, like and trust you, and ultimately become your raving fans

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Duda Review: An Easy Way to Build Social-Ready Sites

Socialmedia.biz

Post by Adi Englander. By now, we all know that our own websites need to be optimized for social media integration. Driving cross-channel engagement is pivotal to any content marketing success.

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How Agorapulse Won the Heart of Romance Review Blog GraveTells

agora pulse

Sue Brown-Moore knows what makes an encapsulating, steamy romance story. She’s dominated the romance publishing space on social media, as both an influencer and tastemaker, since 2010 with her review and promotion blog, GraveTells Romance. Sue Brown-Moore of GraveTells Romance.

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The History of Social Media [Infographic]

Social Media Today

In this infographic, you will see the timeline of social media (from 1844 to 2018) and how it has transformed into what it is today

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

How to Schedule Facebook Posts to Save Time and Get Better Results

Buffer Social

Imagine this scenario: You have planned to post once a day on Facebook this week. On Monday morning, you log in to Facebook and navigate to your company’s Facebook Page. You spend some time crafting the perfect post and wait for the supposed best time to post.

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Is Snapchat changing their ways?

Ignite Social Media

It’s been no secret that there has been a long-standing rumbling that Snapchat has lost their game. Instagram stories and Facebook stories came out fighting against the app and have excelled in bringing over traffic.

23 Easy Instagram Post Ideas that Will Make Your Engagement Soar

Socially Sorted

If you’re looking for easy Instagram Post Ideas then this post is packed with them. We’ve got 23 Easy Instagram Post Ideas that will make your engagement soar. No longer will you be stuck for “what to post” with this easy reference list – and. // Read More.

4 Ways To Get Your Instagram Story to the Top of Your Followers Newsfeed

Social Media Today

We all understand the value of Instagram Stories, but recently this feature has become rather congested. Here are four simple, easy to follow ways to get your Instagram story to the top of your followers' newsfeed

A Look at the Experiments in the Social Media Lab in April

agora pulse

Social Media Lab April Wrap Up. April was a busy month in the lab! We are constantly testing many different aspects of social media (both paid and organic) so that you don’t have to guess what works or doesn’t work. Since my last wrap-up we published our findings from 4 experiments.

Can Instagram Really Work for B2B Marketing?

Oktopost

Instagram is a truly addictive network! Not only does it make the hours fly, the moment your post gets a like, your brain releases dopamine – the exact same hormone associated with drugs, sex, and alcohol. You’d think Instagram would be a place for visual distraction, not for business, right? Wrong. What many B2B marketers […]. Social Media Marketing Content Marketing Facebook Instagram Social Media Strategy

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Duda Review: An Easy Way to Build Social-Ready Sites

Socialmedia.biz

Post by Adi Englander. By now, we all know that our own websites need to be optimized for social media integration. Driving cross-channel engagement is pivotal to any content marketing success.

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3 Simple Social Media Tips for Boosting Your Visibility as a Coach or Consultant

Social Media Today

Coaches and consultants can increase their online visibility, traffic, and conversions with these three simple social media tips