7 Instagram Content Ideas for Creatively Blocked Social Media Managers

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Keeping your Instagram feed fresh with diverse content can be taxing—especially when your time and budget are tight. At Contentworks Agency , we dedicate our Instagram feed to “behind-the-scenes” footage capturing the real and funny moments of working in digital marketing.

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

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Let’s take a quick break from our planning for 2019 to reflect on the different social media management features that Agorapulse launched in 2018 that helped make managing social media easier and more efficient. Team Management Revamp.

Time-Saving Tools and Apps for Social Media Management

SocialFish

Social media helps you boost traffic to your website (and your physical office!), Appropriate, effective management is the key to ensuring you get the returns for your social media marketing investments. The app bills itself as your “personal social media manager”.

The 6 Things Marketers Expect from Social Media Management Tools (but don’t have yet)

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The World of Social Media Tools is an overcrowded, making it difficult for users to navigate the maze of features and pricing offered to them. But when you ask social media experts if these tools offer what they really need, the answer is often a resounding “no.”

What Do Social Media Management Tools Really Need? 23 Experts Tell Us

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Social media management tools are constantly evolving in order to keep up with businesses’ and marketers’ needs. Twitter: @tedrubin. Twitter: @EvanCarmichael. Marsha Collier lists her most sought-after features from social media dashboards: Marsha Collier.

Can Social Media Management Work with a Remote Team?

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The following post is written by Rachel Go at Hubstaff — a company that really makes social media management work as a remote team. Social media is an online realm in itself, so it makes sense that a completely virtual team can manage a brand’s social media presence.

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5 Essential Chrome Extensions for Social Media Management

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There are millions of Chrome extensions for your favorite Internet browser but as a social media manager you need the ones that will help to ease your busy schedule. In this article, I’m going to tell you my five essential Chrome extensions for social media managers.

Stress-free Social Media Management

Buzzlogix

All Your Social Channels, In One Place. Buzzlogix is the go-to social media management tool for busy social media managers and specialists. How To Plan Ahead With The Buzzlogix Social Media Calendars. Stress-free Social Media Management.

7 Mental Health Tips for Social Media Managers

Later

Social media managers, entrepreneurs, and influencers have a unique set of mental health challenges because they spend their days in the trenches of the internet. But what if social media is your job? Social Media and Mental Health.

10 Important Skills and Traits Your Social Media Manager Will Need

Buffer Social

A decade ago, the role of a social media manager might not have even existed. Today, however, almost every company is involved in social media one way or another. But what does it take to be a great social media manager? Community management.

Why I love Agorapulse for Social Media Management

Socially Sorted

There are many social media management tools, but one stands out amongst the crowd more and more each year – Agorapulse. . I have used Agorapulse for Social Media Management for a few years now, and I love it.

The 25 Top Social Media Management Tools for Businesses of All Sizes

Buffer Social

How do you stay on top of all your social media marketing tasks? From creating and publishing content to analytics and reporting, it can be pretty overwhelming to think of all the jobs social media marketers have to complete every day. Social networks supported.

10 Important Skills and Traits Your Social Media Manager Will Need in 2017

Buffer Social

A decade ago, the role of a social media manager might not have even existed. Today, however, almost every company is involved in social media one way or another. But what does it take to be a great social media manager? Community management.

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The 11 Top Social Media Management Tools I Can’t Live Without

Socially Sorted

These are the 11 Top Social Media Management Tools for Business that I can’t Live Without in my business right now. . I’ve tried and tested many tools but these are the tools that I am using right now, every week to post and engage on social media. .

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

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Image credit: Buddy Media. In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. by Maximize Social Business.

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Unmetric integrates competitive intelligence and benchmarking into Hootsuite

Unmetric

What would happen if the leaders in social media management and social media competitive intelligence were to team up? Unmetric helps cut through the noise of social media, focusing on brand signals and measuring how their audiences react.

How to Be Great at Social Media for Financial Services

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The industry has seen an average year-on-year growth of 31% on social media with companies waking up to the fact that a digital presence is good for business. So, here’s how to be great at social media for financial services. Can you use emojis in your social media?

How to be Twitterific – 39 Expert Twitter Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

From humble beginnings, Twitter has grown to become an indispensable source for online news alerts as well as a vital marketing tool. The microblogging site now boasts more than 255 million monthly active users , and 53% of Twitter users recommend products in their tweets at some time.

Should My Business Bother To Have Social Media KPIs?

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And yes, you should bother to have social media KPIs. The first is that many businesses now see the potential value of acquisition and retention that social media may bring to their business and want to amplify it. Which Social Media KPIs Should I Measure?

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Are Your Accounts Safe from Social Media Hacking?

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As a social media manager, you have a million things to think about every day. Unfortunately, when it comes to social media hacking and account security, you will probably only think about it when it’s too late. Three Recent Cases of Social Media Hacking.

6 Tips for Organizing Instagram Content with Later

Later

Here are 6 Later tools that are perfect for organizing your Instagram content: Organize Instagram Content #1: Centralize Your Photos and Videos with Later’s Media Library. Think of it as a home for all of your great social content!

3 Super Quick Twitter Tips for Your Business

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Here are three super quick Twitter tips to get you better traction when using Twitter for your business so you will start seeing great results! It won’t appear in their feed, unless they follow Mari Smith too: Why? MAXIMIZE YOUR TWITTER BIO.

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Holiday Marketing Prep: How to Prepare Social Media for the Holidays

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This makes it hard to keep up with your organic social media marketing. However, some of your holiday success hinges on social media because it’s the place people go to when they’re looking for awesome gift ideas. Get Your Social Calendar Ready Now.

What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

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You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Twitter Rules: What’s New, What’s Not (and Why it Matters). Even Twitter’s own tool, TweetDeck , offered this feature.

The Social Listening Playbook for Super Eager Marketers

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If you’ve been working with social media for awhile now chances are you’ve come across the term social listening. You might have ever been asked by a client or boss to compile a social listening report or set up some conversation monitoring.

7 Ways to Repurpose Your Video Content

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Let’s face it, creating video content for social media can be unrewarding. Video content is hot on social media. Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram are all pushing us to use more video. It takes up more space in the feed and matches the Instagram style.

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What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

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You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Twitter Rules: What’s New, What’s Not (and Why it Matters). Even Twitter’s own tool, TweetDeck , offered this feature.

How I Got 24 Times More Views on LinkedIn

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Before this experiment, I’d start spreading the word the same way as everyone else would — I’d share it on my personal profiles on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. LinkedIn is an important one for me because it’s a professional social network.

If You Manage Your Social Accounts on the Go, You Need This App

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Does your job require you to create great social media content, keep on top of social chatter, and reply to all the comments on your social accounts? Only one of these options comes with a free trial and the following features: A Social Inbox.

If You Manage Your Social Accounts on the Go, You Need This App

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Does your job require you to create great social media content, keep on top of social chatter, and reply to all the comments on your social accounts? Only one of these options comes with a free trial and the following features: A Social Inbox.

8 Agorapulse Features That Will Make Your Life Easier (and you won’t find anywhere else!)

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There are tons of social media management tools out there. We start by offering the must-haves that social media managers need. We built a tool that will make you feel the same way with managing social media.

Is Crossposting on Social Media a Bad Practice?

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Crossposting is when one message gets published across multiple social media channels at one time. Crossposting on social media can be a great time and energy saver, but if done incorrectly could cause more trouble for your social channels.

On The Death Of Google Reader

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But is this just a sign of RSS feeds becoming a part of Internet Past? Before Google announced they were shutting down Reader , I hadn’t looked at my feed in months, maybe a year, or more. I think this could be the beginning of the end for the RSS feed.

10 Hacks to Save Time on Instagram

Later

If you want to gain followers and build your brand awareness on Instagram, you need to have a strong and recognizable Instagram aesthetic across your feed and stories. Thankfully, there’s a quick and easy way to achieve a cohesive aesthetic on your feed — presets!

How to Tell the Instagram Algorithm That You’re Awesome

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A few months ago, Instagram announced that the days of its chronological feed were over and it – like many other social networks – would be using an algorithm to determine what would show up in a user’s feed. They might even choose to regram it and share it in their feed.

20 Tools to Grow Your Business, Efficiency and Productivity

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New business and relationship management. Newsle syncs with your social networks, and then sends you an email when any of your contacts are “in the news.” Content curation & social media management.

How Does Digital Marketing Differ From B2B to B2C?

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Hill once said, “Unless you know your game’s feeding, sleeping and daily habits, unless you plan your hunt in great detail and follow your plan with great precision, you are not hunting at all… you’re just walking in the woods.”. social media management Social Media Marketing

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How to Monitor Social Media Conversations Using Agorapulse

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Did you know that Agorapulse allows you to monitor social media by capturing key conversations on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook? If you’re ready to get serious about social media listening, check out what we can do for you. Monitoring on Twitter.

5 Social Media Updates You Need To Action Right Now

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What a year it’s been for social media managers and we’re only in May! 2018 has seen a barrage of social media updates brought about by new data rules, scandals, and network updates. Prepare to Lose Your Twitter Verification. New Social Media Features.

4 Steps to Boost Your Social Media Engagement

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Simply too many brands use social media as a free advertising platform where they can sell, sell, sell. While the drive to push sales on whatever platform available is admirable, social media (as most of us have realized by now) plays by different rules.

The Best Time to Post on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn

Hootsuite

Is there really a best time to post on social media? The best time to post on social media is whenever your audience is most likely to see and engage with your content. In general, our data shows that the best time to post on social media is between 9 and 12 a.m.

Twitter and Television: A Match Made In Heaven

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It’s so cool to see your feed explode when (GoT SPOILERS) Ned Stark loses his head or (Fargo SPOILERS) Gus shoots Malvo. My experience is that Twitter has become very intertwined with primetime television. Your programming has to be live in order for social media to drive it.

How to Keep Your Social Media Marketing Going While You’re on Vacation

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You have one last chance to squeeze in a vacation before the busy fall season begins, and I can take one concern off of your list: keeping your social media running while you’re away from your business. Take stock of the social networks you use and think about the purpose of each one.