The Ideal Image Sizes for Your Social Media Posts: Guidelines for All 6 Major Social Networks

Buffer Social

One last thing: How exactly should your image look so it fits in the News Feed, timeline, or stream? There are ideal image sizes for cover photos and profile pictures, Facebook ads , and Twitter cards. Most of the major social media channels like Facebook and Twitter now give you added control over how your profile picture and cover photo look. Twitter. Twitter – 1,024 x 576. And as you’ll see below, this image size is ideal for Twitter as well.).

5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits


Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms. With hundreds of thousands of tweets being shared every day, maintaining visibility and driving engagement become key challenges for most Twitter marketers. Get your team involved in your Twitter campaigns.

A Walk Through Twitter’s Walled Garden

The Realtime Report

Ever since Twitter picked a business model based on advertising, the company has been emphasizing the importance of creating a “consistent experience” for Twitter users. ” First, Twitter needs to build the wall, and that means reining in developers. .

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter users are twice as likely to purchase from companies they follow than are Facebook users. How can Twitter to used to support SEO efforts?

5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits


Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms. With hundreds of thousands of tweets being shared every day, maintaining visibility and driving engagement become key challenges for most Twitter marketers. Get your team involved in your Twitter campaigns.

Book Review: The Social Employee

Webbiquity SMM

Among them: • IBM: let employees develop the company’s social media guidelines. I’m thrilled and honored to have worked with Cheryl Burgess for the past three years honoring the #Nifty50 top women and men on Twitter.

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How to Use Pinterest And The New Rich Pins Features


Pinterest is one of those platforms that has now become established among prime players such as Twitter, Facebook and Google+. What Facebook’s New News Feed Means For Brands.

28 (of the) Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2012 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter isn’t just for the birds anymore. According to recent social media research , Twitter now has more than 165 million users, and is attracting nearly a million new users each day. Twitterers collectively post a billion tweets every three days. How can you stand out among all the chirping, build your Twitter presence, grow your following, and get your content promoted? Twitter Tips for Newbies. How to Grow Your Twitter Following.

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How to Use Your CEO’s Twitter Account to Build Brand Loyalty

Convince & Convert

A dramatic number of consumers have come to expect an executive presence on social media, particularly Twitter, as a means of accessing brands 24/7/365. For marketers, this means it’s time to drag your CEOs into Twitter Town, if they aren’t already there.

How to Craft the Perfect Post on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Buffer Social

The way to get the most engagement on Instagram is very different than Twitter for example, – even for the same exact article or topic! In this article, we’ll guide you through the process of creating epic, engaging and beautifully crafted messages for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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7 Tips to Launch Successful Twitter Promotions

Sprout Social

Whether you’re trying to promote a blog post, upcoming event or your products, Twitter is a great option. Despite increased competition on the platform and the move to an algorithm based feed, Twitter promotions can still be effective if well executed. Twitter Contests.

How to Use Twitter Analytics: 15 Simple-to-Find Stats to Help You Tweet Better

Buffer Social

We social media marketers are a lucky bunch; not only are there a gigantic number of free social media tools at our disposal (everything from timing tools to social media management tools like Buffer ), there are free tools from the social networks themselves: Facebook insights, Pinterest analytics, and now Twitter analytics, too. The best tools to discover the best Twitter stats. Here are my go-to Twitter reporting tools. Twitter’s analytics dashboard.

New Twitter Update Coming: How Marketers Will Soon Be Able to Maximize All 140 Characters

Buffer Social

Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey told the BBC that “It doesn’t make sense to anyone. ” This big, new Twitter update will surely change the way people use Twitter personally and how social media marketers use Twitter for business.

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The Public Doesn't Need to Know What Gov 2.0 is, But They Do Need.

Social Media Strategery

There have been a multitude of new policies , conferences , guidelines , platforms , and even awards for things related to something called Government 2.0 Contact the author [link] sradick (Steve Radick) Twitter Comment The Public Doesn’t Need to Know What Gov 2.0

Ultimate Social Media Image Sizing Guide for 2017 + Adobe Photoshop Templates

Pam Moore

Are you tired of your Facebook cover image, Facebook advertising images, Facebook Group image, Twitter cover images, Pinterest board covers and LinkedIn images not looking as beautiful as the cool social media kids (aka visual savvy social marketers)?

The First Question Marketers Should Ask Before Making Social Video


Guidelines become more specific and accurate, providing a useful framework within which to brainstorm: Action Drivers Brand Builders. Now more than ever, you can see how this plays out in the News Feed. From there, you can drill down and test how guidelines differ across channels (e.g.

Always Up-to-Date Guide to Social Media Video Specs

Sprout Social

Twitter. This type of video lives in your Facebook feed, and can be shared by brands or your friends. Video Guidelines. This format appears organically in feeds, but often gets “priority” on Facebook feeds. Video Guidelines. Desktop News Feed Link Video (Landscape, Square & Right Column). Much like the Facebook shared video, the Facebook Desktop News Feed Link Video lives in users feeds and can be either landscape or square.

Always Up-to-Date Guide to Social Media Image Sizes

Sprout Social

Twitter. Image Guidelines. Image Guidelines. These images will always appear on your timeline, and ideally they will show up in most of your followers’ News Feeds — though with the decrease in organic reach, it’s unlikely that everyone will see your post.

Energize Your Fans and Followers with a Sweepstakes

Ignite Social Media

Put a call out to your audience to share to their Instagram feeds by posting a photo or video for entry. Each network has its own set of promotion guidelines to tell you what is acceptable and what isn’t acceptable on their platform.

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What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

Buffer Social

For example, if you take a look at our Twitter and Instagram accounts , you’ll notice that we post entirely different things on each platform. Here are the general guidelines: Facebook : Videos and curated content. Twitter : News, blog posts, and GIFs. What to post on Twitter.

The Basics of B2B Social Media Marketing Strategy

Webbiquity SMM

Start conversations with your followers by sharing great content; mentioning specific individuals in your social media posts (using “@” before their name on Twitter, LinkedIn, or Facebook, and “+” on Google+); and asking questions.

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15 Things Smart, Social Savvy Business Marketers Never do on Facebook

Pam Moore

Auto tweet everything from Facebook to Twitter and other social networks. For example, Facebook posts do not usually perform well and are not highly appreciated on Twitter, which has 140 character limit. Make sure to check your game feeds and notifications privacy settings.

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First person accounts and social media…

The Way of the Web

I’ve substituted RSS feeds, streaming audio and digital rental for many of these previous purchases, and indeed, some of the proceeds of selling my old books on Amazon will be used to finally purchase a wifi Kindle. There’s obviously the question of whether archives will exist for what is proprietary social media data on the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Delicious, etc. I’ve been sorting through hundreds of books recently.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Follow him on Twitter. If you have your brand name as your Twitter handle and a portrait photo of you on your profile, you are getting it all wrong. I have seen people mix up colors on their YouTube Channels, Twitter profiles, and Facebook fan pages.

Association Social Media: American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)


We’re on Facebook , Twitter , Google+ , YouTube , LinkedIn , and Instagram. We have seven Twitter feeds at the AVMA, but @ AVMAvets is our main feed and the other feeds are dedicated to specific topics (pet food and product recalls, job classifieds, disaster response, etc.).

How To Manage Your Instagram Followers

agora pulse

Like Twitter, Instagram lets us reach out and interact with anyone who has an open account. Unlike Twitter it’s not easy to manage your Instagram followers. Twitter gives us lists that filter our view to just the people we add to them.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

also gathering intelligence via their rankings on top social sites and by stumbling upon new items in my feed reader. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Twitter.

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009. Facebook added more than 200 million users last year, and Twitter more than doubled in size, adding 115 million.

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5 Things True Social Media Experts Do Online

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Follow him on Twitter. Now that the stay-at-home-moms (and dads) are finding their way to a five-figure Twitter follow count, they’re offering all types of services and branding themselves as all-round experts.

How to Get More Website Traffic from Social Media


Get more website traffic from social media channels Most businesses have a Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram account. I’ll use that smelly gorilla of ours on Twitter as an example. A message that works great on Twitter will not be as good as it could be in a YouTube video description.

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Case Study: MPI and the “Social Media Guru†program for #WEC10


Just wanted to point everyone to a very interesting discussion that played out on Engage365 around the issue of an organization inviting people to feed their social media channels during a conference in exchange for discounted registration. They promoted the idea via Twitter, and chose five people to be their Social Media Gurus. And two, the lack of disclosure about the relationship between the organization and the people feeding its social channels.

JVC Facebook Page Sweepstakes a Big Success. But Does it Violate.

Adam Sherk

But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? But does it violate Facebook’s promotions guidelines? So all this sounds great, but does it violate Facebook’s guidelines? Which part of the Facebook guidelines JVC USA is violating was not specified.

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Why Real Instagram Followers Matter and Where to Find Them


Be descriptive and engaging, and be sure to put the best information first so that it’s immediately visible in your followers’ feed. Hashtags are also critical, even more so on Instagram than on Twitter or Facebook, and you need to use them a bit differently.

EzineArticles Says Keyword Density Is Important | Small Business.

Small Business Mavericks

Should You Use A Ghost Twitterer? But he boasts about EzineArticle’s quality guidelines post Panda. Here are the changes the article directory has made to its quality guidelines and what you’ll have to do to get your articles approved there.

What New Social Media Management Features Did Agorapulse Release in 2018? [INFOGRAPHIC]

agora pulse

The option to reply in Private Message (Facebook) or Direct Message (Twitter) is perfect for when you want to talk to a user without the whole online world listening in. Moderators especially love the ability to regularly schedule community guideline announcements to their groups.

What a Real-Life Social Media Style Guide Looks Like (and How to Make Your Own)

Buffer Social

Most likely they are consistent, and you can immediately recognize their style when they pop up in your feed. Your style guide will relate to and be part of your overall marketing brand guidelines. Here are our formatting guidelines: No title case in the updates.

How Can I Help You Today?

Almost Savvy

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Is Crossposting on Social Media a Bad Practice?

agora pulse

A glaring (and too common) example of crossposting gone wrong is when brands or people link their Instagram accounts to Twitter and they end up with a feed of cut off sentences and links – would you follow that account? Let’s go back to the Instagram to Twitter linking example.

Native advertising is here to stay

Sherrilynne Starkie

Twitter and Facebook have a similar offering in ‘sponsored stories’ and ‘promoted tweets’. In addition, the Interactive Advertising Bureau has released a Native Ads Playbook to provide guidelines for ad units, formatting and disclosure.

Reddit Marketing Strategies for Those Who Don’t Have Time for Reddit Marketing

Buffer Social

Twitter LinkedIn Snapchat Pinterest. This ethos is really well-captured in this phrase from Reddit’s community guidelines: It’s perfectly fine to be a redditor with a website, it’s not okay to be a website with a reddit account. We do this for social media content on our Buffer feeds.