Sat.Apr 13, 2019 - Fri.Apr 19, 2019

Using Livestreaming to Grow Your Brand, Community, & Influence

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Ai Addyson-Zhang. Imagine this: You’re about to go on stage in front of thousands of people. You do this every single week. You’ve got a loyal fanbase that follows you around the world. You are a global traveler and thought leader.

Facebook Adds New Options for Posting 3D Photos, Including 3D Photos in Stories

Social Media Today

After launching its 3D posts option last year, Facebook is now looking to advance its 3D tools, including a new option to post 3D images in Facebook Stories

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Why Your Social Media Marketing Never Works Out the Way You Plan

The Realtime Report

Why Your Social Media Marketing Never Works Out the Way You Plan. Social media marketing gives you access to a broad and engaged audience, one that you can turn into long-term customers for your business.

Content for the Customer Journey – Phase I: Awareness

Ignite Social Media

In our digital age, the road to consumer’s dollars is paved with good content. As online sales rapidly increase and mobile devices feed us information 24/7, it’s never been tougher for brands to break through the noise and differentiate themselves in a crowded marketplace.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Is 2019 the year of the vegan? Carl’s Jr and others are betting on it.

Meltwater

Across social media, trend hunters and animal enthusiasts alike are proclaiming 2019 the year of the vegan.From Kind and Tyson, to Forbes and The Economist, to Taco Bell, McDonald’s, KFC… Read More >>>. Blog Social Media

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47 Content Ideas to Help Drive More Traffic to Your Website [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Need content inspiration? Check out these tips to get your content mind thinking

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Content for the Customer Journey – Phase IV: Post-Purchase

Ignite Social Media

Congratulations, you did it! You got someone to buy your product. ???? So what do you do now? ??. Well, we can tell you what NOT to do – don’t forget about that person.

Brands go Easter egg hunting as they celebrate Easter Sunday on social media

Unmetric

Look out for the Easter bunnies and Easter egg hunts on social media as Easter Sunday is just 5 days away. Brands are looking to win over their fans with plenty of Easter-related social content. That means there’s going to be a lot more contests, giveaways and special promotions on your timeline.

Facebook Releases New Guide on Creating More Effective Stories [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Facebook has published a new report which looks at Stories best practices and how to maximize performance

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People Who Inspire Us: Meet Ingrid Ulrich

agora pulse

Ever hear a personal story that’s so captivating that you want to share it with others? At Agorapulse, we’ve heard some extraordinary stories from people who live life at a deeper, inspirational level. And we want to share them with you.

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.

Content for the Customer Journey – Phase III: Conversion

Ignite Social Media

At this point in our customer journey, you have a grasp on awareness, we’ve covered consideration, and now we’re here at the moment of truth: conversion. This is goal of so many marketing efforts… getting the consumer to make the purchase or other measurable action.

Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach to Marketing

Razor Social

In this guide, I’ll go into detail about how artificial intelligence is impacting marketing right now and how it will continue to impact it in the future. At the end of this post, you’ll be excited about the possibilities of AI and probably a little nervous about the implications!

7 Landing Page Best Practices for a More Effective Digital Marketing Strategy [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Improve the performance of your landing pages with these tips

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How to Duplicate a Saved Audience in Facebook Ads Manager

Jon Loomer

When it comes to Saved Audiences, a question commonly repeats: How do I duplicate a saved audience in Ads Manager? While there’s currently no direct way to duplicate a saved audience, there is manual process that allows you to do this. We’ll cover that here. What Are Saved Audiences?

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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.

Automatization of Digital Marketing with the Help of Services

Social Media Marketing

The market for automation services is growing every year, and now even representatives of the micro-business are already using several services and how much do you use? Keep in mind that in the New Year you will need as much again to be in trend!

Avoiding Google Penalties

The Realtime Report

Avoiding Google Penalties. While one will find numerous SEO experts in their circle, making sure that the website is keeping up with everything that does not get flagged by Google is not everyone’s cup of tea. Sometimes people don’t even realize that their site has been penalized.

What is Influencer Marketing and When Should You Use It? [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Looking to take advantage of influencer marketing? Here's an overview of the essential influencer campaign elements, and how to use them to best effect

Why the Packaging of Your Products Matters

Socialmedia.biz

The packaging of a product plays a huge role in consumer decisions. Although we may not notice it, subconsciously, we are all intrigued by unique, distinctive packaging. Packaging communicates a lot of information, even at first glance. It’s a huge part of your brand identity.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

7 Great Reasons to Get Really Excited About Bulk Publishing

agora pulse

Does the mere thought of scheduling multiple social posts at once make your heart race or your palms sweat? You might have an unwarranted fear of bulk publishing on social media. For fans of task batching, scheduling a month or two at a time is a dream come true.

Content for the Customer Journey – Phase II: Consideration

Ignite Social Media

As we’ve learned, the customer journey is ever evolving. After you’ve made potential customers aware of what you offer, it’s time to move on to phase two – consideration content for the customer journey.

6 Facebook Ad Strategies to Boost Your eCommerce Business

Social Media Today

A single, well-built Facebook ad campaign can provide a significant boost for your eCommerce venture - here are some tips

10 Surefire Ways To Get Me To Avoid Your Twitter Account

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean 10 Surefire Ways To Get Me To Avoid Your Twitter Account For those who have figured out how to use it, Twitter has become a great way to find useful information and to build online relationships.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Business Blogs: Why Blogs are Important for Your Business

Blog2Social

Business blogs have become an integral part of corporate social media communication. A successful corporate blog can increase a company’s reach and visibility in search engines, strengthen its reputation, and serve as a content center for internal and external communication.

Top 10 Brands on Instagram in Mexico

Quintly

Instagram Analytics Research & Trends

Quantity vs. Quality - What Content Marketers Need to Know

Social Media Today

Should you create more content, or focus on fewer posts, but higher quality. Contributor Chad Pollitt examines the pros and cons of each

Step-By-Step G.I. Joe Snake Eyes DIY Cosplay Instructions

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean Step-By-Step G.I.

Social Media Is Reverting Society From Adults Back Into Children

Forbes Social Media

Social media has become a toxic cesspool of hate and stupidity, where the loudest and most obnoxious one wins and enlightened insight is overwhelmed by sarcasm and toxicity. Is there any hope for a social future

Getting to the Heart of What Makes a Conference Amazing with #MDMC2019 Founders

Pam Moore

? ?. There is no doubt that in person events can provide incredible value. However, attending, exhibiting or sponsoring an event requires investment such as time, energy and money. It’s critical to do your research to ensure you achieve a positive return on your investment.

LinkedIn Publishes New Guide on How B2B Brands Can make Best Use of Video

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has created a new guide to help B2B marketers create better, more effective video content

5 of the Best Instagram Trends from Coachella 2019

Later

Dubbed “the Super Bowl of Instagram advertising”, Coachella is a melting pot of experiential marketing, exclusive parties, and branded events that everyone wants to be part of.

IBM CMO Michelle Peluso Shares Her Top 3 Trends In B2B Influencer Marketing

Forbes Social Media

IBM CMO Michelle Peluso shares her insights on B2B influencer marketing and how she's powering the next generation to understand complex technologies like artificial intelligence, quantum computing, and machine learning through authentic and creative content

How Much Social Content Do You Really Need?

Likeable

When it comes to content on social media, here’s what we know for sure: There are no magic, one-size-fits-all formulas for what to post, when to post, or how often to post.