Is Your Social Media Content Really Top of News Feed Worthy?

Pam Moore

Are you tired of looking for the magic easy button to help you get your business content to the top of the News Feed? Do you dream about your content showing up on top of the Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn News Feed?

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Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Brand leaders around the globe are freaking out as they read the blog posts, watch the videos and see the tweets fly by from the Facebook fear mongers crying that the end of Facebook as we know it has arrived. He made it crystal clear that we all will see less brand content in our news feed.

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10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content that Owns the News Feed Like a BOSS

Pam Moore

Facebook recently announced big changes to the Facebook News Feed algorithm that impacts publishers, brands, celebrities and just about any business or human being who wants to conduct any type of business utilizing Facebook.

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Facebook Marketers are Already Fumbling News Feed Change

Jon Loomer

It’s been a little over a week since Facebook announced the latest news feed change intended to surface more content from friends and less content from brands. In that time, it’s clear marketers are setting the groundwork for future news feed changes.

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Should We Be Worried about the Facebook Explore Feed?

agora pulse

Could the new Facebook Explore feed be the end of organic reach? What on Earth is the Explore feed? The Explore feed is a new tab on Facebook. The Facebook Explore feed shows you posts from pages and people similar to those you follow.

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Best Practices for Twitter

Ignite Social Media

Twitter gives users the ability to stay in touch with their favorite brands, in a “happening now” atmosphere. We’re here to help you make the most of this social channel with these Twitter best practices. Make your content pop by adding an image, video or even a gif to your tweet.

A Comparison of Social Media Live Video Platforms

Ignite Social Media

When you think of live video, Facebook may be the first platform that comes to mind. Twitter, Instagram, Periscope, and now even YouTube are all getting in on the live video feature. Will your live video be seen after your broadcast is over?

Meercat jumps on Twitter Video

Janet Fouts

People are jumping on Meerkat , a relatively new app that allows us to live stream video directly to Twitter through the app. If you’re streaming a Meerkat video it’s pushed to your followers on Meerkat in real time and viewable on Twitter in real time.

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How to Share Posts From the Instagram Feed to Stories

Buffer Social

Instagram has released a new way for users to easily share feed posts to stories. More than 300 million users now use Instagram stories daily and this update will enable them to share any post from their Instagram feed directly to stories. How to share feed posts to Instagram Stories.

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NEVER Feed the Trolls

Janet Fouts

and even retained sponsorship for the videos. Shel responded publicly, mostly on Twitter, and on his blog , but pretty much anything he did only added fuel to the fire. The more you say, the more you feed ‘em.

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Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Debuts New Ad Types, Vine Gets Direct Video Messaging

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and YouTube: Vine adds direct messaging via video (photo: Vine blog). Twitter.

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11 Types of Video Content Every Business Needs to Create

Rebekah Radice

Did you know that video content gets 20% more attention and reaches 3 times the amount of people than a standard blog post? Or that online videos will account for more than 80% of all consumer internet traffic by 2020? There’s no denying it, video is powerful. Live Video.

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Why Video Should Still Be a Part of Your Social Media Strategy

Ignite Social Media

Wondering how to engage your social media audience and make them stop in their feed to view your content? Create engaging video. As you focus on your brand’s social media strategy development for the new year, ensure that video is part of your content mix. A recent study by Brightcove shows that 85% of millennials have purchased a product after watching a video. Fans are likely to further engage with your brand after watching a video on social media.

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What Counts As a Video View on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat? The Buffer Guide to Video Metrics

Buffer Social

In our State of Social Media report , eighty-three percent of marketers said they’d like to create more video content in 2017. And we can certainly see why marketers are so hot on social video. Facebook believe that most of the content we consume online in the future will be video.

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Video Marketing For Your Business

yMarketingMatters

This year has been called “The Year of Video Marketing” as businesses find new ways to reach customers. Videos stand out on social media, giving customers a quick overview of a product without overwhelming them with text. Why the explosion of video content? Statistics for Videos.

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10 Video Marketing Trends You Need To Follow in 2019

Social Media Strategies Summit

For years, marketing experts have been discussing the importance of video in content marketing. One year ago, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg said that the future of the platform was video. Video content is easy to consume and resonates with today’s on-the-go consumers.

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Twitter Basics: How To Get Started On Twitter For Business

yMarketingMatters

What Makes Twitter Different. On Twitter, you’ll find friends and family as well as celebrities, companies and strangers who may share your interests. Like any social network, what you get out of Twitter is based on what you put in and how active you are. Twitter is Viral.

25 most followed brands on Twitter in 2019

Unmetric

While Barack Obama, Katy Perry, and Justin Beiber run the show as the most-followed people on Twitter, we wanted to know which brands were most followed. Luckily, we have a Twitter analytics tool that tracks, among other things, which brands have the most followers. likes on Twitter.

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7 Ways to Repurpose Your Video Content

agora pulse

Let’s face it, creating video content for social media can be unrewarding. It’s time-consuming to make, particularly long form video. Even something seemingly off the cuff like live video takes time to prep. Video content is hot on social media.

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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.

How to Customize Your Facebook News Feed to Maximize Your Productivity

Buffer Social

In this post, I’d love to go through some of the less-known ways of customizing your Facebook News Feed to help you cut through the clutter, save time, and be more efficient. 4 Key Areas of Your Facebook News Feed to Customize (and How to Customize Them). News Feed.

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The News Feed is Outdated: How Stories Changed the Way I Think About Social Media

Buffer Social

The News Feed is outdated and stories are becoming the default for content consumption. Facebook, for example, didn’t invent the vertical scrolling feed. Twitter launched “ While you were away ” to show tweets you may have missed since you last opened the app.

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Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

We all know video is wildly popular across the board and people love the experience of sharing their life experiences with others in real time.When Meerkat launched in March it got a huge bump from social media marketers who created live video in real time from the South by Southwest conference.

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New Facebook And Instagram Ad Options | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Can the world handle two Facebook news feeds? Ad views also start as soon as the ad appears, rather than the three second rule that is applied to Facebook videos. Facebook Experimenting with Alternate News Feed. Businesses Can Now DM Twitter Users and Ask for Their Location.

8 Tips for Social Video Storytelling

SocialFish

Amy DeLouise is a video director-producer who specializes in telling real people stories that help nonprofits and companies tell their brand story. Wistia has done several useful studies on viewer drop-off, and it looks like a couple of trends are worth watching for social video makers.

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4 Video Contest Ideas to Boost Your Social Engagement

Convince & Convert

Video content has been proven to increase engagement, conversion, and reach significantly and is consuming the social media universe. But what promotional strategies should marketers be considering when they think about video? Video for the sake of video isn’t enough.

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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. .

The First Question Marketers Should Ask Before Making Social Video

Likeable

“Social video” can mean almost anything. The spectrum of social video includes both of them, along with recipe videos, sports highlights, reaction GIFs, live streams, and countless other formats and styles. Despite this, advertisers often use “social video” as a blanket term.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches 15-Second Auto-Play Video Ads

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and WhatsApp: Facebook. Twitter.

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4 Reasons Why Millennials Love Instagram Video

Firebelly

There has been a lot of excitement about Instagram’s new video tool, released June 20, that records and directly shares 15-second videos into the Instagram feed. Since Instagram only allows 15-second videos creativity is key. Blog Instagram Social Media Video

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Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

We all know video is wildly popular across the board and people love the experience of sharing their life experiences with others in real time.When Meerkat launched in March it got a huge bump from social media marketers who created live video in real time from the South by Southwest conference.

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Twitter Marketing: Strategies and Tips to Try Now

Sprout Social

With over 313 million monthly active users and a young demographic to boot, Twitter is a great platform for most marketers. Starting up a Twitter page for your company is easy. Successful Twitter marketing is powerful. What Makes Twitter Different. Twitter Video.

How to Create Engaging Short Videos for Social Media (Including 7 Excellent Examples)

Buffer Social

When was the last time you watched a video on social media? Videos are becoming increasingly popular on social media , especially on mobile. To create engaging social media videos, Facebook recommends creating videos as short as 15 seconds 2 Facebook , 2017.

7 Bullet-Proof Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog Posts Using Video

Razor Social

This is a guest post from our friends over at Wave.video who know a thing or two about creating video!!!! Add another powerful tool to your arsenal – video. Posts with video get more engagement, and 50% of viewers want to see more videos from the brands that they follow. Here are 7 easy ways of how video can help you promote your blog content. Shoot videos for the most popular blog posts. Create a short teaser video and share it on Twitter.

How Facebook is Slowly Strangling Twitter

Convince & Convert

For years, Twitter has rolled out new features to make its service more like Facebook. Video. But here’s why even a Jack Attack might not save the company from eventual MySpace-ization : Facebook is slowly strangling Twitter at every turn. Twitter rolls out Vine.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches #FirstTweet, Facebook Paper Teams With TED

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including lots of changes and new features for Facebook and Twitter: Twitter celebrates its 8th birthday with #FirstTweet. Twitter.

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6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Products , RSS & Feed Management.

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Learn How to Optimize Your Videos

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Learn How to Optimize Your Videos Written on January 3, 2010 by Justin Levy in books , social media , techniques , video 9 Comments - Leave a comment! Glad the video was helpful!

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7 Traits of Highly Effective Viral Videos

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As someone who once didn’t like online video, it’s now part of my daily life. In the past few years, videos have gotten much better and widespread that I’d find it hard to be stubborn in my old ways by ignoring all incoming multimedia streams. Ad clicks on videos?

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Cinemagraphs: The “New” Facebook Ad Format is Mesmerizing GIF/Video Hybrids

Mindjumpers

As auto-play videos is now being fully established on Facebook, the social network is looking into ways to increase the quality of the ads displayed in the News Feed. Twitter Aim to Regain Momentum with New Video & Group Message Features.

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