Sat.Aug 06, 2016 - Fri.Aug 12, 2016

Permanently Set Your Facebook Feed To Show Most Recent Instead Of Top Stories

SocMed Sean

Sometimes the big social networks roll out features (or forget to roll them out) that work for the majority of the users, but just don’t make sense to some of us.

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Social Media Updates: July

yMarketingMatters

Many new updates were announced in the world of social media in July! Here’s a summary just for you to help make marketing for your business easier and more efficient! Facebook.

#SocialPR Spotlight: Greg Rokisky

Waxing UnLyrical

You know how some people are constantly complaining, to the point you really don’t want to be around them? And just as you prepare to slink off into the distance, you come across someone who’s just so full of life, enthusiasm and SMARTS you stop and say, “Whoa.

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Why, When, and How to Schedule Facebook Posts

agora pulse

Are you managing your first Facebook page and want to learn more on how to schedule Facebook posts? Or have you been managing a Facebook Page for a while, haven’t tried scheduling, but know you should?

Social Media Automation 101

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

How Benelli Races Ahead of the Competition on Social Media

Unmetric

At some point in our lives, we’ve all flirted with the idea of getting on a bike and going where the road takes us. Then you smell the coffee and start working on a social media report on Bikes. Well, as my teammates are gearing up for their short holidays, this report is my way of coping.

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Why You Should Be Investing In Visual Content for Social Channels

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Denise Chan. This past year, we saw Buzzfeed’s exploding watermelon blow up the internet, becoming the largest Facebook Live stream to date, with over 800,000 live viewers.

10 Recent Changes Impacting Facebook Advertisers

Jon Loomer

Facebook has made a flurry of updates during the past month or so. Updates include… Blocking Ad Blockers. Control the Ads You See. News Feed Updates. Redesigned Pages Rolling Out. New Video Metrics. New Publisher Tools for 360 Video. Custom Audiences Based on Time on Websites.

The 7 stages of content creation

Unmetric

We're a different breed of writers. Not authors, not reporters, but creators. Yes, while I'd like to fancy up my job title like so sometimes, I know that writing for a company is a different kind of writing.

6 Must-Dos for Best-In-Class Social Media Customer Service

Ignite Social Media

If your customers were to grade your customer service on social media, how would your brand do? Would you be an A student? Maybe sliding by with a C? Or would you be trailing behind the rest of the class ?

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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.

Why Instagram Stories is Actually Good News for Snapchat

Convince & Convert

At this moment, the only things more plentiful than Olympics coverage and Presidential faux pas are predictions of Snapchat’s imminent withering and demise, due to the near pixel-for-pixel mimicry of the newly launched Instagram Stories. Here’s but one doomsday account.

Social Media Is More Than a Retweet

Meltwater

When we're knee-deep in planning our social campaigns or building up our influencer relationships, it’s… Read More.

Useful B2B Digital Marketing Benchmarks [Infographic]

Cody Ward

When planning upcoming marketing campaigns it helps to take a look back at your historical metrics to determine if your tactics were successful or not. If it was an email campaign, you’re naturally looking at open and click rates.

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Is Facebook Using Instagram Stories to Overthrow Snapchat? | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

This week is all abuzz about the Instagram Stories release (and how similar it feels to Snapchat) and the NFL’s multi-year partnership with Snapchat which marks a major move in support of the platform.

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.

7 Secrets To Higher Productivity Before The Day Starts

Kikolani

Rise and shine! It’s a new day filled with hours of time. The competition of being more productive than you were yesterday has officially begun. Your level of productivity impacts what work you accomplish today.

The Boolean Touch

Meltwater

In order to surface the coverage you're looking for about your brand, your competitors, and… Read More.

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7 Sneaky Ways to Find Twitter Influencers in Your Field

agora pulse

According to a recent Twitter blog post , 40% of Twitter users have made a purchase because of a recommendation of an influencer. Considering the fact that there were 313 million Twitter users at last count, we are talking about a lot of people!

8 Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media Live-Streaming

Ignite Social Media

Live-Streaming isn’t a new tactic, it’s been around awhile now with companies such as Live Stream and UStream just to name a few.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Blog2Social: Reshare those evergreen posts

Socialmedia.biz

Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. Y ou know all the hell I go through every time I publish a blog post ? The hell I will go through after I hit submit on this post?

YouTube Proves the $ Value of Being Authentic

Meltwater

The toppling of traditional media started many years ago. After all, why spend $1,000 on… Read More.

How To Create A Work Environment That’s Rewarding and Productive For Your Employees

The Realtime Report

How To Create A Work Environment That’s Rewarding and Productive For Your Employees By Eli Russell. A poorly designed workplace environment can have a potentially profound impact on the mood and productivity of employees, and it can also be harmful to your bottom line.

4 Tactics to Influence Brand Loyalty through Social Media

Ignite Social Media

A dog is known, not only as man’s best friend, but for its enduring loyalty. But why? It might be because most good dog owners give their pups everything that they could need, and want, leaving them feeling completely cared for and understood.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

How Will Instagram Stories Impact Businesses?

Jenn's Trends

So there was this kinda major bombshell dropped on the social media world recently: Instagram Stories. The world freaked out. Like, seriously freaked the eff out. You are either in love with this new feature or you really don’t like it.

Sidekick 8/28-9/3

Meltwater

Sing it with us: Do you remember the/ content for week one of September/ Kanye… Read More.

The Complete, Always-Updated Guide to Facebook Advertising

Buffer Social

Social media has been found to be the most effective digital advertising channel for getting more impressions, clicks, and conversions. Facebook in particular stands out — in some cases, 7x cheaper than the next most affordable social media ads channel (Twitter).

The Story of Max, The Social Media Dog

Diva Marketing Blog

Max came into my life about 13 years ago. I wasn’t looking for him and the truth is I really didn’t want him. Nor did I think I needed him. . . . . But some times life gives you unexpected, wonderful surprises. Max turned out to be the best gift a client ever gave me.

How To Increase Your Instagram Curb Appeal To Attract More Followers

The Social Media Hat

Social Media How To Increase Your Instagram Curb Appeal To Attract More Followers. There's been a renewed focus within Instagram to support you and your business with discoverability. Instagram Stories , which appear at the top of your feed, are one way.

Olympic Surprises: Who Is in the Know and How We Can Be Too

Meltwater

Will Simone Biles will be the first woman to win 5 gold medals at the… Read More.

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A Modern-Day Marketer’s Guide to Creating Epic Video Marketing Content for Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, and More

Buffer Social

Video marketing has taken the social media world by storm. People watch more than 100 million hours of video on Facebook. YouTube brings in nearly 125,000 video views daily. Snapchat alone fuels more than 10 billion video views every single day!

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6 Reasons Your Business Doesn’t Need Social Media

Laurel Papworth

The Top 6 Reasons why a business doesn’t need social media. and trust me I’ve heard them all – are: We know our customers, we don’t need to listen to them online. I prefer to talk to my customers face to face. We don’t need/have new customers (closed system).