Sat.Jun 11, 2016 - Fri.Jun 17, 2016

Revving Up a Children’s Book with Integrated MarComm

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Ralph J. Davila. Being a PR pro requires the ability to craft high quality, impactful messages that resonate with our target audiences throughout a variety of mediums. As such, writing is the cornerstone of success in a highly saturated marketplace of competitive messages.

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You’re Never Going to Sell Content Strategy

SocialFish

This article is by awesome content strategist Carrie Hane ; originally published on Medium , it’s reposted here for SocialFish with permission.

Get Ready for the Bots – on Facebook Messenger

Mindjumpers

Facebook Messenger was released 5 years ago and now has over 900 million users. Originally receiving a flood of negativity towards a standalone messaging app , compared to one simple Facebook app, users seem to be warming to it.

Should I Bother to Verify My Facebook Page?

agora pulse

The difference on the surface between a verified Facebook page and an unverified Facebook page is a simple check mark. What difference does that check mark make, and how do you get it in the first place? Why Facebook Verification Matters.

Social Media Automation 101

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

3 Reasons the AMEC International Summit in London Rocked

Waxing UnLyrical

I’ve been in London the last few days, attending my very first AMEC International Summit. Many of you know this as the summit that brought the original Barcelona Principles into the spotlight some years ago.

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4 Best Practices to Maintain Your Social Media Coverage During Summer Vacation

Ignite Social Media

It’s summer. Well, close enough, right? If you’re planning to take a vacation or just take some time away from the office this summer, you’ll want to ensure you think of your social media coverage plan.

How to Improve Your Facebook Barometer Score

agora pulse

The Agorapulse Barometer gives Facebook page admins a look at how they’re doing against pages with similar fan counts. A quick look at your stats on this free tool usually leave admins wondering — how can I get a better Facebook Barometer score?

Monday Roundup: #AMECSummit Rockstars

Waxing UnLyrical

Tonight I’m leaving on a jet plane for one of the greatest cities in the world: London!

What Drives Your Success?

SocialFish

As I’m sure most of you know, I spend most of my time these days working on culture change inside organizations. And one of the areas I’ve been hammering on lately has been the idea of getting crystal clear on what drives success.

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.

Meet Discover : Our Data-Powered Content Ideation Toolkit!

Unmetric

A few minutes ago, we announced the release of our latest toolkit for brand content creators – Discover. The need for a content ideation tool that content writers can use to identify trending topics, gain inspiration and then collaborate with the team is what we seek to address.

How Agorapulse Can Help Your Twitter Marketing

agora pulse

You tweet every day. You retweet other people’s content. You “act human” — whatever that means. But you still can’t see positive results from your Twitter marketing efforts.

Manage All Your Work in One Place with Workfront

Convince & Convert

Welcome to episode four of my new show, Marketing Marvels. If your marketing team has several irons in the fire at all times, collaborating can be chaotic. Your team most likely juggles an array of disconnected tools for planning, storage, social scheduling, design, and task management.

Personas vs. Segments – What’s the Story?

Meltwater

In the customer experience world, there is increasing dialogue about the importance and utilisation of… Read More.

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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.

Social Solute: 4 Brands on Social Media to Admire This Year

Ignite Social Media

It’s hard to believe we’re already halfway through the year. While we know there is much more to come in the next half of 2016, we want to take a moment to salute brands who are doing a killer job so far on social media. Airbnb.

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A Smart Marketer’s Guide to Using Instagram Emoji without Feeling Silly

agora pulse

Despite your first instinct, Instagram emoji are not just for teenagers. Emoji may seem silly at first, but the idea is advanced. Emoji display a thought or idea that a global audience can comprehend.

How Narrowing Your Niche Can Get You Great Results

Kikolani

When I started out blogging I really had no idea what I was doing. I chose what I thought was “a niche”, and just hit my keyboard like a madman producing random content as fast as possible. You have to blog as much as possible, right? Wrong.

Getting The Vegas Feel From Home Through Virtual Reality

The Realtime Report

Getting The Vegas Feel From Home Through Virtual Reality By Eline Kimmel. For many people the advent of virtual reality (VR) is still accompanied by a cloud of vagueness.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Brands at E3 Need Twitter and Marketers Push for More Personalized Content | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Marketers put more emphasis on personalized content and Twitter presents a huge opportunity for gaming and entertainment brands. That and more in this week’s Social You Should Know. Facebook Reach Continues to Drop.

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5 Reasons Your Facebook Ads Aren’t Performing

agora pulse

If you’re a social media marketer, you know you have to run Facebook ads. When they are running correctly, your ads can bring you signups, orders, web visits or video views. But what if they are not?

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5 Rules for Writing a Headline Without Clickbait Gimmicks

Kikolani

There are plenty of ways to write a catchy headline—one that will make it almost impossible for users to resist clicking—but not all of these methods are sound or respectable.

How to Predict Industry Trends Before Anyone Else

Meltwater

Have you ever wondered how some CEOs, executives and other leaders always seem to know… Read More. Media Intelligence

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Father’s Day Content Tips to Inspire Community Managers

Ignite Social Media

Father’s Day can be a tough one for community managers.

How a Garden Renewed my Marketing Strategy

Jenn's Trends

This blog post is going to be a little different than most. You see, I had an epiphany recently, while on vacation. And, while I am going to share some actual tactic type stuff in this post, I’m not writing it for sharing purposes. I’m not writing it for SEO.

We Interviewed 75 Top Social Media Marketers. Here’s What They’re Working On, Today

Buffer Social

I consider myself a pretty lucky guy. I have the amazing privilege of speaking with social media managers from a variety of brands and industries around the world on a daily basis.

How to Appropriately Respond to Negative Reviews Online

Meltwater

Online feedback is great. It helps provide validation for the work we do, it helps… Read More. Blog Social Listening

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How to Make the Most of Your Influencer Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Influencers have taken the marketing world by storm. As demand grows within the marketing industry, so does the need to get the most out of influencer strategy and to use these influential content creators in unique ways.

8 Proven Ways To Beat Your Sales Goals [Infographic]

Social Selling Masters

Who Are Top Performers? They are organizations that have high win rates, meet annual sales goals, have challenging sales goals, and try their best to achieve maximum pricing.

6 Science-Backed Strategies to Get More Followers on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and More

Buffer Social

Follower count is often considered one of the vainest of vanity metrics. I can relate.

Get Ready for the Bots – on Facebook Messenger

Mindjumpers

Facebook Messenger was released 5 years ago and now has over 900 million users. Originally receiving a flood of negativity towards a standalone messaging app , compared to one simple Facebook app, users seem to be warming to it. The decision to make it standalone does make a lot of sense, since messaging is a big part of people’s lives nowadays and Facebook even bought the domain messenger.com to launch a version for web browsers last year.