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Live Streaming and the Demand for Now

Mindjumpers

Live video has been something reserved only for significant occasions in the past, whether it be a big TV event or an important news story. This is all changing now as social media gives the power to the people and makes it easier than ever to broadcast without a TV deal. So where are we currently?

Facebook Advertising Policies in a Nutshell – Get Your Ad Approved

Pam Moore

You have created the perfect marketing campaign. It’s 100% in tact and beautifully integrates social media marketing, video and visual marketing. Now you are ready to take it to market and let the world know about it.

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Monday Roundup: Knocking Down Silos

Waxing UnLyrical

One of the biggest roadblocks to effective integrated communications is the existence of silos within an organization. And silos result all too often in the loss of cross-functionality, which begets confusion, inefficiency and sub par results.

Ignite Social Media Turns 9 Years Old

Ignite Social Media

July 2nd. It’s a day that we hold in high regard around these parts. What exactly happened on July 2nd? 1941 Joe DiMaggio breaks Willie Keeler’s 44 game hitting streak (45th of 56).

15 Social Media Blogs You Need to Read

Meltwater

We have a need—a need to read! Seriously. As a social media marketer, it’s your… Read More.

Facebook Advertising: 5 Foundational Things You Must Know Before Spending a Dime!

Pam Moore

Facebook advertising seems to be one of those things that every marketer is talking about it, but very few actually know how to drive real business results.

Facebook Ad Campaign Process: Build Audience, Leads and Conversions

Jon Loomer

Every Thursday, I host three one-on-one sessions , and the discussion almost always inevitably focuses on one thing: A Facebook ad campaign process that actually works. What I’m about to outline is a process that I have worked and reworked, tweaked and refined.

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3 Top Challenges Facing the Social Content Curator

Socialmedia.biz

Post by Adi Englander. Becoming a recognized influencer in your industry takes a lot of effort. You need to listen to and correspond with audience members who have relevant interests.

Facebook Boosted Post vs Other Facebook Advertising Options – Do You Know the Difference?

Pam Moore

Would you like to achieve more ROI from your Facebook advertising and Facebook boosted posts? Do you see that cute little Facebook “boost post” button but don’t really know how to optimize it? If you answer yes to this question then you have arrived at the right place.

Could Twitter Have Predicted Brexit (Better Than the Polls)?

Meltwater

The Brexit asteroid hit us on Thursday, June 23, and there's still plenty of dust… Read More.

You Down with UGC? (You Soon Will Be): Best Practices in Repurposing User-Generated Content

Ignite Social Media

UGC, how can I explain it? User-generated content is an authentic, cost-effective way to get branded content that’s really going to resonate with your brand’s audience … because they create it!

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How to Know Everything You Need Just in Time With Zignal Labs

Convince & Convert

Welcome back to Marketing Marvels, where I’m pleased to welcome my friend Tim Hayden, Vice President of Marketing at Zignal Labs. Zignal provides an incredibly powerful suite of social listening tools to social media marketers.

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6 ways social media can improve customer service

Socialmedia.biz

Post by Megan Totka. ChamberofCommerce.com. Your business probably already has a social media presence. Surely you’re using social media for marketing and branding purposes. Did you know that you can leverage social media to improve customer satisfaction and increase repeat business?

How to create better livestream video content for business

Lucy Hall

Most of us just won’t have a great deal of experience with livestream. just yet! It’s been just over a year after all since the live-streaming sites became popular. We are all still learning what works and what doesn’t – BUT.

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Facebook Updates News Feed Algorithm

Ignite Social Media

Once again, Facebook is changing the way its News Feed is structured and many people have questions as to what it actually means this time.

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How Citrus Content Saves Time on Social Media Management

agora pulse

Citrus Content is a UK-based content writing agency who specializes in real estate. Its core clients are estate agents who it supports with content for anything they need — from social media and blog posts to website and brochure content to editorial and more.

5 Hacks To Make The Most Out of Social Channels

Kikolani

Okay, let’s make a deal: You read (not scan!) this post till the end, and I promise to share tricks you haven’t taken into consideration while choosing right social channels for your business. Note: I said right. I am sure you are awesome!

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5 tips for a successful long term social media strategy (short Read!)

Lucy Hall

Let’s not over-complicate things! Social media is mainstream and needn’t be made more complicated than it has to be by the scores of experts! He’s 5 tips for a successful long term social media strategy that really works!

Ignite Social Media Named Social Agency of the Year | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

If you follow us via social, it’s no surprise that we took home the gold at this year’s 2016 Corporate Social Media Awards, being recognized as the Social Agency of the Year. That and more in this week’s Social You Should Know. Ignite Social Media Awarded Social Agency of the Year.

6 Ways Content Marketers Can Supercharge Their LinkedIn Profiles

Convince & Convert

Image via Unsplash. I see it time and time again: Stellar content marketers spend so much time developing great content for their brands that they don’t spend enough time thinking of their own brand.

Instagram Business Pages are Here. So What?

agora pulse

It’s an exciting time in the world of Instagram as the photo-sharing giant recently debuted Business Profiles. With this evolution comes new tools, new page layouts, and new analytics. What do these updates look like and we do we get the most from them, you ask?

4 PR Tips to Demystify Influencer Outreach

Meltwater

Trust + Reach = InfluenceInfluencers have earned their audience's loyalty. Their communities consider them trusted… Read More.

3 Best Practices for Advertising Your Brand’s Weekly Circular on Social

Ignite Social Media

It’s no secret that most people follow brands on social media to get deals & discounts. In fact, one study showed that as many as 77% of people decided whether or not to engage with a company based on if they offered incentives.

How to Use 360 Degree Photos for Your Business (And Not Be Annoying)

Jenn's Trends

If you’ve scrolled through Facebook in the last couple weeks, especially if you follow a bunch of geeky (I mean that in a positive way) social media peeps, you’ve probably seen your Facebook feed flooded with 360 degree photos.

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Which Instagram Analytics Tool Will Work Best for Your Business?

agora pulse

Historically, Instagram hasn’t offered a central place for businesses to view their analytics. Instagram business pages are slowly being rolled out and will include analytics, but they might not be enough for most marketers.

Live Streaming and the Demand for Now

Mindjumpers

Live video has been something reserved only for significant occasions in the past, whether it be a big TV event or an important news story. This is all changing now as social media gives the power to the people and makes it easier than ever to broadcast without a TV deal. So where are we currently? It seems all the giants have joined the party now – YouTube is the latest to jump on board by adding the ability to live stream directly from your phone.

How To Give Your Small Business a Competitive Edge

The Realtime Report

How To Give Your Small Business a Competitive Edge. We live in a competitive world and every year millions of people start new businesses. Unfortunately, most of them subsequently fail. If you can survive the early years, your business stands an excellent chance of success.

Get Your Social Media Inbox To Zero

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Get Your Social Media Inbox To Zero. Take Control Over Your Social Media Mentions And Messages. " If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else. " – Yogi Berra.

Social Sidekick July 17-July 23

Meltwater

Summertime and the Tweeting is easy. With the arrival of the latest installment of Star Trek, the Kids'… Read More

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55% of Visitors Read Your Articles For 15 Seconds or Less: Why We Should Focus on Attention Not Clicks

Buffer Social

Millions of blog posts are published every day. A small percentage gain traction and attract readers. And among those readers, 55% will read the blog post for 15 seconds or less. (If If you’re still reading, thanks for sticking with this one!). The internet is a daily battle for attention.

The 5 Biggest Themes from Big Boulder 2016 – CEO’s View

Talkwalker SM

In today’s ever-changing landscape of digital media, it’s important to know what the industry’s top thought leaders are sharing as these influencers set the standard for the nascent social media industry.

29+ Actionable Content Writing Tips [+Examples]

Writtent Blog

With so much content already out there, content writing that stands out and convinces readers to read your blog over someone else’s is difficult.

Snapchat 101 – How to use Snapchat (easy get started guide)

Lucy Hall

Here’s your quickfire guide on how to get and use Snapchat.No frills I am afraid, just this is how you do it! – Perfect for those of you just jumping on the wagon! Snapchat is so simple to use, literally anyone can get the app and get going. You need no tech know how just […]. The post Snapchat 101 – How to use Snapchat (easy get started guide) appeared first on Lucy Hall - Social Media. 101 Getting Started Online Snapchat social media

How to Solve Your Biggest WordPress Page Speed Problems

Razor Social

Did you know that 42 percent of people expect a web page to load in under two seconds and that 40 percent will abandon a web page if it takes more than three seconds to load? According to KISSmetrics , a single second delay in page load time will decrease conversions by seven percent.

Facebook to Change News Feed to Focus on Friends and Family: Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Buffer Social

The goal of Facebook’s News Feed is to show people the stories that are most relevant to them. That’s no small task when you have over 1.65 billion people to keep happy and over 1,500 stories per day to prioritize for each of those individual users.

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What Is Image Recognition? The 9 Best Resources From Around The Web

Talkwalker SM

We’ve said before that images are everywhere online. With now more than 1.8 billion photos being uploaded daily on the internet, the web has become thoroughly visual.

Content Syndication: 10 Tools and Strategies to Try Today to Drive Major Content Success

Meltwater

Syndicated content travels fast.While cooped up only on your website, your content can only be… Read More.