How to Discover Irresistible Content Ideas Using Reddit, YouTube, Quora, and Online Communities

Buffer Social

This week on The Science of Social Media , we’re sharing a simple, yet proven formula that you can use time and time again to discover irresistible content ideas using Reddit, YouTube, Quora, and other online communities. Part II: Using Reddit as a source of content inspiration.

Best Business Blogging Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

The brilliant Joe Pulizzi shares his list of 35 “common and some uncommon&# methods for promoting a blog, from putting your blog URL on your business cards and leveraging Twitter hashtags to showcasing employees and using the blog as your customer FAQ. Share this on Reddit.

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5 Twitter Strategies And Tools To Take Your Branded Account To the Next Level

Webbiquity SMM

3) Experiment With New Hashtags. Hashtags, of course, are essential to getting attention on Twitter. If Twitter is one giant cocktail party, then hashtags are how you take part in a conversation. But if you keep using the same hashtags, you’ll keep getting the same results.

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5 Simple Ways Small Businesses Can Ace Social Listening in 2019

Waxing UnLyrical

You want to hear in real time every time your brand, tracked keywords or hashtags are mentioned or used. Google Alerts is free and easy to set up as shown below: You should also listen for competitors and top performing keywords or hashtags in your industry. Reddit Keyword Monitor Pro.

Social Media Updates: July

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Reddit. New Reddit Ad Offering: Reddit recently introduced a new ad offering that allows marketers to sponser user-generated posts on the platform. Reddit offering a new type of advertisement called Promoted User Posts.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter & Politics In 2012, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 46.4 via Reddit. Hashtags – Twitter compiled the year’s top 10 political hashtags. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 46.8 via Reddit. when the UK TV show ‘The X-Factor’ put a hashtag on screen, it generated 27,000 tweets in 90 seconds. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook.

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Reddit Marketing Tips. 6 Ways to Use Reddit to Grow Your Business by Social Media Examiner. I know—Reddit? Reddit Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC] by e-Strategy Trends. David Erickson shares the Reddit Marketing Field Guide infographic, which provides stats about Reddit use (2.5

5 Fast Hacks To Increase Your Twitter Click Through Rate

Webbiquity SMM

Leverage Hashtags From Industry Events. Include the event’s hashtag in your tweets to promote your content. When he’s not browsing Reddit, playing with his daughter, or binge-watching Netflix, he’s creating top notch web content. Guest post by Logan Strain.

The complete guide to online social listening

Sprout Social

Consider the sheer popularity of sites such as YouTube, Reddit and Quora. Reddit and Quora, in particular, are prime places to learn about industry trends and businesses related to your business’ niche. This is especially true given that consumers on sites like YouTube or Reddit can represent high-intent buyers who can teach you a ton about what your new customers are looking for. Reddit. Reddit is somewhat of an enigma for businesses.

How to build a better business with B2B social listening

Sprout Social

For example, monitoring industry-specific hashtags can help you understand what terms and types of content are resonating with your audience. Here’s a snapshot of a hashtag and keyword report from Sprout Social, highlighting branded and industry tags alike. The same rings true on Reddit. Although responding directly as a marketer might be discouraged, Reddit is a fantastic place to gather real-world industry insights beyond your marketing bubble.

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Are You Listening? The 20 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Buffer Social

To “listen”, businesses use social media monitoring tools to collect social mentions and track keywords, hashtags, and URLs that they are interested in. With Hootsuite, you can set up unlimited streams of social media content based on your mentions, selected keywords, hashtags, or locations.

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The Ultimate Guide to Social Marketing for an Ecommerce Business

SocialFish

In addition, Reddit is the fastest growing social site in terms of orders. Run contests based on hashtags to prompt people to share your page and visit your store. Think about how many social media accounts you currently have for your online store. Is it zero?

Best social media tools bringing conversions to your online store

SocialFish

Facebook still dominates as a source for traffic through online stores, and orders from Reddit have increased by 152% in 2013. We like this tool mainly because it lets you track topics, events and hashtags. Simply choose a relevant topic or hashtag and relate it to your products.

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

BuzzSumo will break the results down by Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Reddit shares. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast.

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The Most Essential (and Surprising) Social Media Statistics and Facts of 2019

Buffer Social

Reddit — 542 million users. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast. What role do social media stats and facts play in your day-to-day?

6 Ways to Track (and Beat) Your Competitors on Social

Convince & Convert

By viewing the conversation around your industry topic across multiple social channels, from Facebook to Reddit, you can discern whether you or your competitors are defining and dominating the conversation from an earned social perspective.

Why Brands are Turning to Spotify as the Next Big Social Platform

Buffer Social

Maybe Reddit? Beyond those sites are some other familiar names: Twitter and Reddit, which have over 300 million users. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast.

Restoring Faith in Humanity - Together

Social Media Marketing

With the way they engaged, informed and united around a single hashtag - one that didn''t get confused with any of the public hashtags or trending topics - the BPD gave people a reason to follow them and a clear flow of information.

5 stats brands need to know to engage Irish & UK consumers

Sprout Social

Tayto Ireland , a crisps and popcorn manufacturer, used a mixture of hashtags, keyword targeting and promoted video on Twitter to extend the longevity of their TV advertising campaign. In particular, 39% of consumers would like to see brands use more ask-me-anything sessions on social platforms like Reddit. There is no denying the power of brand social media.

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

BuzzSumo will break the results down by Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Reddit shares. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast.

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The Meme-ification of Instagram

Buffer Social

Slim Jim has a strong focus on many of its branded hashtags and communities like the #LongBoiGang. Source memes from meme aggregators and Reddit. If you check out Imgur and Reddit , you’re likely to find a good pulse on which memes are popular now.

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6 Ways to Track (and Beat) Your Competitors on Social

Convince & Convert

By viewing the conversation around your industry topic across multiple social channels, from Facebook to Reddit, you can discern whether you or your competitors are defining and dominating the conversation from an earned social perspective.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

The following are links to the contact information for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Reddit. You can also tweet @Pinterest and tag any tweets for help with the #pinteresthelp hashtag. How to Contact Reddit Support.

How Periscope is Breaking Media Boundaries

Convince & Convert

In fact, #ChangeTheWorld is even hashtag that people are using on social to discuss the matter, especially when they’re sharing links to their Periscope stream: #syria refugee take it to anotha level. The Second GOP Debate.

103 Compelling Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

95% of all social media-referred traffic to B2C websites is generated from just five social networks: Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, StumbleUpon, and YouTube. Use hashtags—but sparingly.

4 Social Media Trends that are Irrelevant for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

Unless the hashtag is uniquely related to your brand (think #NationalCheeseburgerDay for McDonald’s) you can just skip this approach altogether. Today, AMAs are popular on several channels, most notably Twitter & Reddit.

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Need a Chatbot Marketing Strategy? Start Here: Beginner’s Guide to Messenger Bots

Buffer Social

The search suggestions at the bottom of relevant Google pages are a good place to start, as are crowdsourced communities like Quora and Reddit. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast.

13 Social Media Experts Share Their Biggest Piece of Marketing Advice

Buffer Social

My go-to sources for content that hasn’t been overshared are Reddit (there’s literally a subreddit for anything) and Hacker News. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast.

How to conduct smarter social listening for consumer brands

Sprout Social

Meanwhile, reporting via Sprout also highlights the most popular keywords and hashtags related to your business. Beyond your own mentions, consider how conversations on platforms like Reddit can highlight the specific needs of customers that you or your competition might not be aware of. Similarly, businesses should understand how to spot hashtags and keywords relevant to the products they’re selling.

Drive authentic connection at scale with a sophisticated listening solution

Sprout Social

Advanced Listening also brings new channels into the fold with data from Twitter, Instagram, Reddit, Youtube, Tumblr, Blogs, Forums and more to make sure you can get a complete view of the social conversation around your desired topic. Quickly sorting through a large data set based on keywords, hashtags and users unlocks targeted analysis without the need to set up brand new queries. “Your brand is what other people say about you when you’re not in the room.”

Top 10 Powerful Moments That Shaped Social Media History Over the Last 20 Years

Buffer Social

In light of #SMDay (6/30/2017) , we’re teaming up with Bitly to share stories and celebrate the positive impact that social media has had on individuals, businesses, and the globe over the last 20 glorious years – all using the hashtag #impactofsocial.

10 Unexpected Places to Find Business Blogging Inspiration

Writtent Blog

Reddit. Also known as “the front page of the internet,” Reddit can get a bit of a bad rap among maketers. Reddit absolutely isn’t the right place to post links to your content in hopes of promotion, without joining discussions. I’ll clue you into a little secret.

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The Strangest Protest I Ever Took Part In

Waxing UnLyrical

And while everything else was going on, the #factswithoutWikipedia hashtag on Twitter was really funny. And even though my day itself wasn’t really impacted by Wikipedia, Reddit, etc. If you’re a regular WUL reader, you may have noticed that this blog went dark yesterday.

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Content Aggregation: The Future of (B2B and Consumer) Media?

Webbiquity SMM

These technologies include Browse My Stuff (which powers both the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer ) and Paper.li , which enables users to create custom online “newspapers&# based on a Twitterer and his/her followers, a hashtag subject or a Twitter list. Share this on Reddit. “Traditional&# media is struggling. Weekly news magazines are declining, newspapers are shriveling, and industry trade magazines are downsizing.

Facebook Marketing That Really Works: The Best Tips from The Next Web [SSM010]

Buffer Social

Reddit and Subreddits. We’d love to connect with you at @buffer on Twitter or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast. The art of Facebook marketing in 2016 is one that is constantly evolving.

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5 Exciting Social Media and Marketing Trends to Know in 2017 – Noah Kagan [SSM055]

Buffer Social

” Your business might take advantage of communicating with people on Meetup.com or tap into the massive resource that is Reddit within specific locations or demographics.

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Content Promotion Strategy: 23 Proven Ways to Explode Website Traffic

Writtent Blog

Leverage Hashtags. When used properly, hashtags aren’t an avenue for spammy content promotion. By limiting their hashtag use to two tags, and capitalizing the first letter of each word in the hashtags (a concept known as camel case), the content is still easy-to-read for followers.

The complete guide to creating a Black Friday social media strategy

Sprout Social

Their posts had a branded hashtag and content like this: What’s great about this post? They’re using a branded hashtag, which encourages their followers to share posts with the same tag—thereby increasing brand visibility and likely increasing Black Friday sales. Again, they’re using a popular hashtag #LoveOurPlanet which increases viewership and drives engagement. Try using RiteTag to find great hashtags for your brand or industry.

Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends by Adam Sherk on October 1, 2009 This week Google started embedding a Hot Trends graph at the bottom of search results pages for queries that fall within their top 100 fastest-rising search terms, as seen in this example screenshot: While checking out search trends is interesting for users, it can also be valuable to publishers.

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8 Ways to Find Trending Topics and Key Words

ProBlogger

You can check global trends or look for country specific trends as per your needs as you search the hashtags. These hashtags will show up at the top of the list in the homepage of your target region. Include your brand name in the hashtag for the right impact. Reddit.

ReSearch.ly Social Search Platform Launched

Bill Hartzer

identifies people who are talking about a particular interest, and then instantly drills down to uncover rich data about that Interest Graph, including location, sentiment, gender as well as related word clouds, hashtags, links, @names, etc. Share this on Reddit. This blog post has recently been updated.

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Every monitoring tool will provide you some capability of monitoring specific keywords (in isolation, as part of a URL, as a hashtag etc.). For example, if you were tracking a hashtag you could automatically track the topics within the hashtag.