Sat.Nov 12, 2016 - Fri.Nov 18, 2016

115 Facts You Never Knew About Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Josh Wardini. It’s something that you use almost every day, but how much do you really know about social media? We’re going in-depth, behind the scenes, on a mission to bring you facts.

5 Visual Content Curation Ideas to Ramp Up Your Blog and Social Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Jessica Davis. What do you feel when you see the visual on this post? Imagine recreating this visual verbally! I wouldn’t be satisfied with the result unless it was penned down in Dylan style – with so much said in just a few words.

10 Podcasts to Jumpstart a Creative and Productive Day as a Newbie PR Pro

Meltwater

We’re always looking for ways to gain an edge in our work as PR and… Read More.

5 Ways Your Social Media Posts Improve Your SEO

Convince & Convert

Google has been particularly enigmatic about how, or even if, its rankings are influenced by social media. But the experience of industry professionals has been universal—highly engaged content has much greater SEO value than do less popular pages. And that makes sense.

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Social Media Automation 101

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

Social Media’s Impact on SEO

Ignite Social Media

Social media is taking up more time in terms of online activities; therefore, its’ users are generating more content to consume. With the influx of content, marketers are likely wondering how this additional branded content is impacting SEO.

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5 Mistakes to Avoid in B2B Social Media Marketing

Meltwater

In many aspects, social media has changed the way we live. We go to a… Read More.

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How to Sell on Social Media This Season Without Spending A Cent

agora pulse

The holiday season is here, and your customers are starting to see offers from businesses offering Black Friday and Cyber Monday in their social media news feeds. You can make your offers stand out from the competition this year – without having to spend a cent on social media ads.

[Cool Infographic Friday] 7 Fresh Ideas for your Holiday Social Media Posts

SocialFish

Yeah yeah, I know. It’s not even Turkey Day yet. But that’s the point, isn’t it – having some holiday post ideas in advance will ensure you can relax over the actual holidays. Thanks to MDG for sending this one over. Infographic by MDG Advertising. photo credit ).

A Pre-Thanksgiving Gift: the Social PR Virtuoso® Master Course is Open

Waxing UnLyrical

Thanksgiving is around the corner, and you’re probably already up to your elbows in stuffing. But how are you preparing for your career past Turkey Day? Do you know where you’re going to be in 3 months? 6 months? 3 years?

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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.

The Evolution of Facebook Remarketing

Jon Loomer

I thought about naming this post something like, “Why Facebook Advertisers Don’t Need a Website Anymore,” but that takes what I’m about to say too far. A website is still required.

Watch out Google & TripAdvisor, Facebook Reviews are on the Rise | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

This week we see Facebook challenging the likes of review sites, YouTube adding community-oriented features to drive engagement and minimize trolls & inappropriate comments, and social media sites threaten Google in terms of product research, all of this, in this week’s Social You Should Know.

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Gaming Aggressively Promoted Over Social Media

The Realtime Report

Gaming Aggressively Promoted Over Social Media. Online gaming is aggressively promoted over social media, which is an interesting lesson in the power of social today. Marketers themselves are promoting social media trying to find a way to connect with the members of their potential audiences.

5 Ways to Give Your Charity Auction a Social Twist

SocialFish

Charity auctions have been a popular staple of event fundraising for decades, and for good reason—they work! However, in order for your auction to attract the most supporters and bring in as many funds as possible, it’s important to give it a modern twist.

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.

Takeaways from Launch Scale 2016

Socialmedia.biz

Launch founder Jason Calacanis chats with Zenefits CEO David Sacks at LaunchScale. Photo by JD Lasica). Solid advice for startup founders, from startup founders.

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4 Things Marketers Can Learn From Influencers

Ignite Social Media

We are constantly learning more and more about the world of influencers. Some of these items are more “in-general” learnings however, here are four lessons that we’ve learned from working with influencers that can benefit you in the coming year. Tap Into That Network.

4 Ways to Elevate Your Marketing with Great Content

Meltwater

As marketers, we’re always looking for new ways to engage our audience. New channels, strategies,… Read More.

Three areas where more transparency works

SocialFish

Jamie’s been writing all about transparency over at Association Success. Here are three areas where adding transparency into your processes can make things work better. If you don’t tell them, they’ll make it up .

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

10 Steps to Master Your Social Media Analytics

Convince & Convert

Image via Unsplash. As digital marketing increasingly becomes more and more measurable, there is no reason brands should not understand the effectiveness and reach of their social media. Gone are the days when traditional PR and media strategies relied on the “spray and pray” method.

2 Google Demo Day award winners

Socialmedia.biz

BeerOrCoffee lets people who use a mobile app connect at a cafe (or elsewhere) in real time. Target audience: Startups, entrepreneurs, technologists, innovators, businesses, digital marketers, educators, journalists, Web publishers.

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How to Use Black Friday to Your Business’ Advantage

Meltwater

It’s November, which for some people means the fall, harvest time and Thanksgiving are on… Read More.

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The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

The social media world is a fascinating one. Every so often, a new social media platform emerges to capture our attention ( Peach ) or become part of our daily lives ( Snapchat ). The social media tools landscape can be just as fascinating — and robust!

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8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

How to Make Social Advocacy Part of Your Employees’ Daily Routine

Convince & Convert

Image via Unsplash. Your employees each have a morning ritual. Grab a cup of coffee. Scroll through Facebook’s News Feed. Respond to emails. Dial into a conference call. Start the workday. What if your company could insert itself into this routine?

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Workplace v. LinkedIn: What Your Business Needs To Know

agora pulse

At the end of 2014, Facebook announced a new mystery product: Facebook at Work. Shortly after the announcement, the app went into a closed beta. And then… silence. Finally, in October 2016 the mystery product, now called Workplace , opened up to the public. .

3 Reasons to Get on the Mobile Marketing Bandwagon

Meltwater

It’s the rise of mobile marketing. As digital marketers, we hear about it almost daily.… … Read More.

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Speed Mentoring @Tech Innovation + Inclusion Summit

SocialFish

I wanted to let you know about a great opportunity to find a mentor, be a mentor, learn something new and build your network. Speed Mentoring @Tech Innovation + Inclusion Summit. Washington D.C. November 17th | Town Danceboutique. 2009 8th St NW, Washington, DC 20001. Register here.

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63 Percent of Marketers Say They Have Enough Technology

Convince & Convert

Modern marketing and marketing technology have become inextricably linked. There is no marketing without technology. It doesn’t matter if you’re selling to other businesses or to consumers. You need technology to reach your prospects and customers.

How to Find Influencers on Twitter

Razor Social

Who are the key influencers in your industry on Twitter that you need to connect with? By identifying and building relationships with influencers you will have many benefits – Get your content shared, form partnerships, generate business and much more.

Content On Steroids – Maximize the Value of Your B2B Content (Without Actually Writing More Content)

Meltwater

With around 27 million pieces of content being published online each day, there is no… Read More.

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The Importance of Real Time Data In Business

The Realtime Report

The Importance of Real Time Data In Business. The most important asset anyone can have in business is good data. Success in the business world is all about making decisions, making them well and making them quickly. And the better informed one is, the easer that is to do.

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