Sat.Sep 22, 2018 - Fri.Sep 28, 2018

1310 News Powerlunch: Will Ottawa support the Sens this season?

Sherrilynne Starkie

I visited Mark Sutcliffe for the PowerLunch at 1310 News last week and enjoyed connecting with him and Kurt Stoodley, broadcaster and real estate professional. We discussed the potential for reinstating weekly garbage collection Ottawa.

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Facebook Announces Two New Video Ad Buying Options to Maximize Revenue Potential

Social Media Today

Facebook's adding some new buying options for its video ads as it seeks to maximize the option's revenue potential

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Blogging Tip: Increase Your Traffic By Solving Problems

SocMed Sean

When it comes to blogging, the phrase “birds of a feather, flock together” rings very true. Those that visit your blog and read your articles consistently likely care about many of the same things you care about.

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What You Need to Know Before Running Ads in Facebook Stories

Ignite Social Media

Advertisers can now tap into Facebook Stories’ 150 million daily active users , with the launch of new ads in Stories this quarter. Before you start adding Stories to your paid social strategy, here’s what you need to know about this new placement. Limited Objectives.

Social Media Automation 101

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

How to Strategically Post to Facebook Groups with Agorapulse

agora pulse

Did you hear the news? You can now post to Facebook Groups with Agorapulse. This is a big deal for any Facebook group manager who wants to be more strategic and effective in the way that they use their group. As the manager of several Facebook groups, this feature helps me further streamline my work.

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Facebook Announces Facebook and Messenger Stories Ads, Coming Stories Additions

Social Media Today

Facebook has officially announced the launch of ads in Facebook Stories, with Messenger Stories coming soon

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Public Relations Vs Media Relations

WebInKnow

In todays world of real-time communications, there are tons of channels that organizations can use to reach their audience directly with valuable online content -- videos, podcasts, ebooks, white papers, photos, infographics, and much more -- and then have that information shared in social networks.

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Top 6 Ways to Use Agorapulse’s Inbox Assistant to Streamline Your Marketing

agora pulse

One social media account is a lot to keep up with. Most businesses are tackling anywhere from two to five, and social media managers are tackling many, many more.

Google Announces a Range of Search Updates to Mark its 20th Anniversary

Social Media Today

Google has announced a range of updates to its core search tools, which include some important considerations for SEO

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Big Idea Marketing Trends That Can Transform Your Brand

Meltwater

Marketing trends come and go, sometimes as swiftly (and pitilessly) as the evening tide. Experts croon about them at the beginning of a year, and in the middle of the… Read More >>>. Content Marketing

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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.

Twitter Cleans up Spam Accounts

Ignite Social Media

Facebook is not the only social media channel that is trying to build back their reputation. Twitter has been struggling ever since they moved away from their bread and butter of the reverse chronological feed in early 2016.

How To Maintain Real Life Friendships In A Digital World

Socialmedia.biz

The prevalence of social media in modern society seems like it would strengthen bonds and relationships between people, but this is not the case. Often times an individual may have hundreds of friends on social media, but will not be able to find one person to go to a movie with.

7 Steps to Create High-Converting Email Marketing Landing Pages [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Looking to improve your landing page effectiveness? Check out these tips

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Power of Fun: Ignite Brand Awareness and Grow Your Business with the FUN Factor

Pam Moore

Did you know that brands that inspire a higher emotional intensity receive three times as much word of mouth as less emotionally connected brands?

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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.

September Monthly Social Updates

Ignite Social Media

The ever-evolving world of social media continues to grow, and we’ve seen a lot of changes since August. Pinterest hit a major milestone, Twitter added a new timeline option and changes on Instagram could help improve your DM game. Plus, the Instagram co-founders resigned!

How Agorapulse Helped This Media Agency Free Up More Time For Client Innovation

agora pulse

Digital service providers don’t sell a physical, tangible product. They sell time. Time in a busy digital agency is a precious and extremely limited resource. It needs to be managed and balanced like ball bearings rolling across the deck of a ship in rough seas.

4 Ways You Can Use Interactive Content to Engage Your Audience

Social Media Today

Generating engagement is key to maximizing reach with social algorithms, and interactive content can help nudge your audience in that direction

How to Create Cross-Platform Social Videos That Grab Attention

Socially Sorted

Is it time for you to create cross-platform social videos that catch attention? It can be daunting to know where to start! In this post our video expert, Olga Bedrina, shares how to create not just a single video but a series of cross-platform social videos that attract. // Read More.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Social Media’s Role in Product Research and the Consumer Purchase Journey

Ignite Social Media

With U.S. users utilizing an average of seven U.S. social media accounts, and 98% of internet users visiting or utilizing a social network in the past month – social media is playing an increasingly important role in many consumer’s purchase journey.

Chatbots: Everything you might’ve missed in the last year

Sprout Social

Humans are more prepared than ever before to handle a congested inbox, manage crises and personalize experiences for customers at scale. And it’s all thanks to our robot friends.

Facebook Launches Updated Education Courses for Instagram Marketers

Social Media Today

Looking to get a better understanding of how Instagram can help your business? Check out these new education courses from Facebook

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[New Features] ?? Summer time and deliverin' is easy.!

Audiense

We always love to hear your feedback, the good, the bad and the ugly. After weeks of hard work changing the audiense connect offer model , we are pleased to announce all the new features that have been going on behind the scenes at Audiense. Blog post soundtrack ). New Features Audiense News

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Facebook Stories Hits 300 Million Users and Rolls Out Ads Globally

Buffer Social

Today, Facebook has announced that it’s rolling out Facebook Stories Ads to advertisers globally. More than 300 million people use Facebook Stories and Messenger Stories every day. Since Snapchat debuted the Stories format back in 2013, it has taken over the social media landscape.

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5 Ways Brands Can Use Emojis on Social Media

Likeable

We’re all emoji experts when it comes to texting, but using emojis on your brand’s social channels is a totally different game. While we tend to put most of our energy toward the words in our captions, these little icons can make your post copy pop in the feed when used creatively and sparingly.

Do Facebook Page Likes Still Matter?

Social Media Today

Do Facebook page likes still matter? The short answer is 'not as much as they used to' - contributor Nathan Mendenhall explains why in this post

Top 10 Gandhi Jayanti Social Media Posts

Unmetric

India pays tribute to the father of the nation on the day of his birth, October 2nd. In recent times, brands have used events like this as an opportunity to showcase their views and thoughts on the occasion. We took a look at some of the most engaging social media posts brands have published.

How to Master Vertical Video and Stories: Introducing Our New Email Series

Buffer Social

Today we’re launching a short email series enabling anyone to understand the importance of vertical video, and how to get started with the format. The Stories format, first popularized by Snapchat, has changed the social media landscape.

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To Snap or Not to Snap? Shuttering an Award-Winning Snapchat Program

Likeable

The WeAreCisco Talent Brand Team took a calculated gamble in 2016 and became one of the earliest adopters of Snapchat for employer branding.

How to Win Online Marketing with Memes [Infographic]

Social Media Today

You need to tread carefully, but you can use trending memes to boost your marketing efforts. Check out this infographic

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Lights, camera, Instagram TV: Everything you need to know about IGTV

Sprout Social

Video is a content goldmine. 500 million people watch Facebook videos every day. More than a billion people are active on YouTube. Snapchat users tune into 10 billion clips each day. As the most popular image-based social platform in the world, it’s no wonder that Instagram wants its piece of the video pie. From Instagram Stories to Instagram Live, the channel offers a multitude of ways to stream your life to followers.

Hootsuite Inbox: What's Really Going On?

The Social Media Hat

Hootsuite recently removed Twitter Direct Messages from all streams. How can Hootsuite users monitor DMs, and how much is it going to cost? Is there an alternative

How to Drive Sales with Shoppable Instagram Stories Stickers

Later

Retailers, rejoice: shopping stories just got easier with Instagram’s latest feature, shoppable Instagram Stories stickers.