How to Use Instagram Hashtags Strategically

Meltwater

Meltwater recently hosted a webinar discussing Instagram strategies and how the algorithm sorts content. Included in that discussion was the strategic approach to Instagram hashtags to increase search results and… Read More >>>.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Hashtags in 2019

Later

Instagram hashtags are still an effective way to get more eyes (and engagement!) A post with at least one Instagram hashtag averages 12.6% more engagement than posts without a hashtag. Why You Should Use Instagram Hashtags. The Different Types of Instagram Hashtags.

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Quick Tips for Making the Absolute Most of Your Hashtags

agora pulse

Hashtags help businesses expand their reach, build their brand, and establish a community when used properly. Use hashtags to put your content in front of people searching for keywords associated with your brand or industry. Instagram hashtag tips. Twitter hashtags tips.

How to Celebrate Social Media Day

agora pulse

That’s now the official Social Media Day adult beverage. So Social Media Day needs a drink that we can all toast and imbibe together, across all of the celebrating venues. Social media has revolutionized how we talk to each other around the world. Prosecco.

Three Creative Ways to Use Social Media to Promote your Event

Webbiquity SMM

Social networks have become the primary means of keeping friends, family members, and business contacts up to date on what’s happening in our lives. 77% of all Americans have at least one social media profile. Use Targeted Social Media Ads.

What to Look for in a Social Media Post Scheduler

agora pulse

Are you overwhelmed by all the content to publish and share in your role as a social media manager? A social media post scheduler can ease your workload. to start using a social media scheduler? What Is a Social Media Post Scheduler?

How Brands Can Celebrate Juneteenth on Social Media

Later

To help you better understand the holiday and how brands can successfully celebrate Juneteenth on social media, we asked social media strategist and photographer Dante Nicholas to share his knowledge on the day! How Brands can Celebrate Juneteenth on Social Media.

6 Ways to Use Hashtags in Instagram Stories

Convince & Convert

Add hashtags to your Instagram Stories. Hashtags get you the views you deserve. Instagram’s Story feature is completely supportive of hashtags—unlike, say, our good friend and pal Snapchat. How Hashtags Function on Instagram. Six Ways to Use Hashtags in Instagram Stories.

13 of the Best Free Social Media Management Tools

Later

Want to know what free social media management tools the top industry pros can’t live without? Everything on this list will help you with fun things like Instagram Stories and hashtags, as well as managing the nitty-gritty data side of running a business on social.

March Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

We offered free, 30-minute calls to ramp up your social media game, hosted a webinar on how social has changed the customer journey, and our clients – Sabra , Vera Bradley , Discover Boating & Altar’d State – were recognized as finalists in the Shorty awards. March has also been a busy month in social! If you want to stay up to date on the latest trends, sign up for Social You Should Know , our bi-weekly newsletter.

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Four Things You Need to Know About Hosting a Webinar

Ignite Social Media

They can be time intensive to produce as I learned while co-hosting my first webinar this month ( check it out here ). In this blog post I will share my learnings from experience and research about the must-knows of hosting a webinar. Host a Practice Session.

Apply Now! How Universities Can Use Social Media for Recruitment

agora pulse

Don’t overlook social media and its power in recruitment. Here’s a look at social media for universities. One of their students hosts a video where they interview other students about free things to do around campus. Use Relevant Hashtags to Boost Reach.

10 Social Media Predictions for 2019

agora pulse

For social media managers this time of year is less about decking the halls with boughs of holly and more about planning for 2019. At Contentworks Agency we’ve already planned next year’s social media strategies for our clients. GDPR Seeps Into Social.

Social Media Marketing 101: What Every Smart Social Media Manager Needs to Know

agora pulse

New to the world of social media marketing or just need to ensure you’ve got the basics down? Here’s your informative walk-through of social media marketing. Social media can be overwhelming at times. Create your social media strategy.

8 Professional Speaker Tips to Ignite Trifecta Success for Audience, Event Hosts and YOU!

Pam Moore

Research past events if the event organizer has hosted the same or similar events in the past. How do they use social media? What social networks are they using to communicate with other attendees, sponsors and event hosts? Monitor Your Social Media Feed .

Social Media Case Studies: Jimmy Fallon Can Teach Social Media

Devumi

The Tonight Show’s Jimmy Fallon is one of the most popular late night hosts. A large part of that success is thanks to his major presence on social media. Read how the late night comedian uses his online presence to boost his show in this social media case study.

June Social Media Lab Wrapup

agora pulse

Social Media Lab June Wrap Up. This is a very controversial subject that many in social media marketing don’t talk about — and definitely don’t admit to using! Should Instagram Hashtags be in the Post or Comments? What Is The Social Media Lab?

December Social Media Lab Wrapup

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1-5 Hashtags on Twitter: Which Gets More Impressions? We’ve probably done more tests on hashtags than anything else in the Social Media Lab. That’s a wrap on 2019 in the Social Media Lab! What Is The Social Media Lab?

7 Awesome Hacks to Promote Your Social Media Posts

Convince & Convert

Every day, the average social media user is inundated with a ton of posts. Considering each link posted to social media enjoys a half-life of around three hours , brands must search constantly for novel ways to promote their posts to keep them relevant for longer.

13 Twitter Hashtags to Follow for Nonprofit and Charity Updates, Events and Inspiration

SocialFish

Twitter has been one of the major hubs of social networking , revolutionizing what was already a new and adapting Internet invention. Of all of the features on Twitter, hashtags are perhaps the most useful. Major Nonprofit and Charity Hashtags to Follow. Volunteering Hashtags.

What does a social media analyst do?

Unmetric

Now that social media is mainstream with every company, the demand for marketers with social media skills is higher than ever. Enter social media analysts. So what does a social media analyst do? Social media analyst vs. Social media manager.

7 Mental Health Tips for Social Media Managers

Later

But what if social media is your job? . When your work requires you to be scrolling social media, it can feel impossible to “unplug” and take a break from the online world. . There’s no denying that social media managers have an “always-on” attitude.

11 best social media listening tools

Unmetric

Social media listening goes beyond just looking at your emails and notifications for @mentions of your brand. To avoid such mishaps what you need is a social media listening tool. Is there a difference between social media monitoring and social media listening?

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How to Host A Twitter Chat That People Will Tweet About

agora pulse

Have you attended a bunch of Twitter chats and are thinking about hosting a Twitter chat of your own? Why Host a Twitter Chat? When you are a mere participant in a Twitter chat, you can respond, but when you are hosting a chat, you can direct. Do your hashtag research.

6 best social media monitoring tools 

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billion active social media users and that the average person has 7.6 social media accounts? . Imagine the volume of conversation taking place across multiple social media networks by billions of people daily! What can a social media monitoring tool do?

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21 best social media analytics tools

Unmetric

It’s pretty evident that social media isn’t anymore just a medium for communication and funny cat videos. We all know how big of a role social media plays for business and that managing multiple social accounts on different social media networks can be time-consuming.

What You Need to Know about Social Media Lab

agora pulse

Although we are a social media management tool, we too struggle with keeping up with all the changes and identifying best practices. That’s why we are excited to announce the launch of Social Media Lab! What is Social Media Lab?

Hosting Influencer Events: The Dos and Don’ts

Pixlee

However, as the social media world continues to become more and more saturated with paid endorsements and advertisements, influencer marketing is at risk of losing its impressive success rates due to the rising skepticism consumers have towards the authenticity of brand partnerships.

The 6 Best Ways to Showcase User-Generated Content on Social Media

agora pulse

Community-building and relationship-building should be an important part of your social media marketing efforts. And while relationship building should be your priority, having some extra oomph to boost your sales thanks to social doesn’t hurt either.

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Complete Guide to Hashtag Analytics

Sprout Social

Tracking social media activity is one of the biggest struggles companies have faced since the early stages of social media marketing. One study showed 39% of businesses don’t measure their social media ROI due to a lack of analytics, resources or expertise. Hashtags make tracking campaigns much easier, and gives you more accurate results. Why Hashtags? Social media marketing is all about engagement. Sprout Social.

How a Social Media Audit with Agorapulse Can Keep You on Track

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That’s where a social media audit comes into play. Social media audits allow you to evaluate where you are in progress in your social media marketing, and help you to see where- and how- you can make improvements.

Shape Up Your Social Media For 2019

agora pulse

So how about we shape up your social media for 2019? Ready for your social media workout? It’s no different for social media managers. Social media management in 2019 is intense. Here’s how to power up your social media in 2019.

How to Repurpose Your Best Social Media Content

agora pulse

Sometimes, instead of grasping at straws, your best bet is to repurpose your best performing social media content. Knowing the best ways to repurpose your best social media content is key to getting consistently good results. social media management Social Media Marketin

The Seven Best Ways to Increase Social Media Engagement for Your Business

Webbiquity SMM

Social media has transformed the way people interact with each other and how businesses market their offerings. So, how do you get your audience to comment on your social media posts? How do you spark your social media engagement ?

7 Ways to Use Social Media to Create Buzz-Worthy Events

Convince & Convert

Social media changes all of that, enabling events and their planners to have long-term, nuanced, shifting interactions with attendees. 7 Ways To Use Social Media To Create Buzz-Worthy Events from Jay Baer. You should also gather social information from all registrants.

How to Get More Value From Your Social Media Marketing Budget

agora pulse

When you’re managing social media for a startup or handling agency clients with limited budgets, you need to keep costs in check. Here are six ways to get more out of your social media marketing budget. Choose the right social media channels for your brand.

How to Get More Value From Your Social Media Marketing Budget

agora pulse

When you’re managing social media for a startup or handling agency clients with limited budgets, you need to keep costs in check. Check out these six ways to get more value out of your social media marketing budget. Choose the right social media channels for your brand.

Social Media Scheduling with Later: 5 Tips & Tricks

Later

If you manage social media for your brand and business, you probably already know how important forward planning and social media scheduling is for success. . Social Media Scheduling Tip #1: Organize & Plan Your Content in Advance.

3 Tips For Nonprofits To Boost Their Social Media Presence

SocialFish

Social media offers the perfect platforms to do this. billion (and counting) active users, and totals nearly 57 percent of all social media visits. The sheer number of people nonprofits can reach via social networks makes them a necessary part for all marketing campaigns.

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Social Media is the Back Channel for Teen Angst

Direct Marketing Observations

First I want to quote a paragraph from the abstract of a 2011 paper by danah boyd , a renowned expert on teen culture and social media at Microsoft Research. My concerns with the wild west mentality of middle school and high school social media usage are fivefold.

Association Social Media: International Reading Association

SocialFish

———— Next up in our interview series, Jayme Gravell, social media strategist at the International Reading Association (IRA). The social media strategist is part of the recently merged marketing and communications team.

How to Host a Successful Virtual Event: Tips and Best Practices

Hootsuite

But tech and social media upgrades have opened the door to new ways to connect online, from virtual museum tours to live Q&As with astronauts in space. Here’s a rundown of the different kinds of online business events your company can host. Social Stories.

15 Things I’ve Learned from 138 Social Media Tweetchats

Direct Marketing Observations

The format was pretty simple, we would find a killer, compelling host in the social space, like a Beth Harte who was our very first host, and we’d pick a killer, topical, compelling, subject. We had no idea that 2 years and 138 tweetchats later, “Hashtag” as we call it would still be chugging along. From having great hosts to having great participants, you need both to succeed. Twitter #socialmedia hashtag social media jason breed tweetchats