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Don’t Focus on the Upcoming Year’s Predictions

Justin Levy

While the onslaught of prediction posts becomes tiresome, predictions are valuable as companies are working on what key initiatives they will be focusing their spend on in the upcoming year. But even focusing on the upcoming year’s predictions and trends don’t take that into consideration.

#SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for February 2017

Sprout Social

Sprout Product Focus: Mobile App. With great mobile apps, of course. This post #SproutChat Calendar: Upcoming Topics for February 2017 originally appeared on Sprout Social. It’s hard to believe that we’re days away from February 2017! We hope that you’re progressing toward your goals quickly by taking the time to read, learn and connect with industry colleagues.

QR Codes, Email, and Mobile Marketing: Tools for Small Businesses to Compete Digitally

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

That’s why at Signal , we’ve dedicated a piece of our business to providing an affordable and simple product to help small businesses leverage mobile marketing, social media and email to grow and nurture their customer base.

Denny’s Uses Mobile, QR Codes To Reach ‘The Hobbit’ Fans

The Realtime Report

Pictures upcoming film “The Hobbit.” Mobile is a channel we will increasingly support moving forward,” John Dillon, vice president of marketing at Denny’s, Spartanburg, SC told Mobile Commerce Daily.

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SMS Marketing Trumps Social Media Marketing [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

A recent infographic by Mogreet , a leader in mobile video and MMS messaging, stacks up the usage and engagement of SMS & MMS mobile communication against social media’s top players Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest.

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Gone Mobile

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Gone Mobile Written on January 5, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , blog , miscellaneous 2 Comments - Leave a comment!

Facebook Just Downplayed The Biggest Launch They've Made Since Platform for the Web

Stay N' Alive

The other day I wrote about finding some information about the upcoming HTML5 platform for mobile launch awhile back. I had images, HTML, and the entire mobile SDK to look at and play with - all available publicly when I found it. Facebook HTML5 Mobile Platform's Potential.

Social Media Trends, Prospects, and Challenges in India

Mindjumpers

India is a mobile first country where 41% of total mobile users are active on social media. To reach the under-penetrated areas, Facebook has initiated the Internet.org project with a vision to provide basic mobile Internet services for free. Focus on Social Mobile.

Twitter Releases Featured Stickers for Thanksgiving

SocialTimes Twitter

To celebrate the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, Twitter released new Thanksgiving-themed featured stickers for mobile users. To access these stickers, mobile users can add pictures to tweets and tap the smiling-face button on the bottom-right corner of a picture to access the stickers menu. From there, users can choose from eight new stickers in a Thanksgiving category, including a turkey leg and a can of whipped cream.

Tips for Creating a Profitable Trade Show Experience

Spin Sucks

Online and mobile tools facilitate communication and help us meet new people, develop relationships, and share information. You can: Blog about the upcoming event and your company’s involvement. Create a hashtag on Twitter and tweet about your upcoming event.

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10 Tips For Taking A Vacation From Social Media

SocMed Sean

Because we are becoming an “always on” society and are never more than 3 steps from our mobile devices and computers, social is invading everything we do. If you feel comfortable that they won’t abuse it, provide your mobile number for emergencies.

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Facebook Beefing Up Canvas

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced a host of changes and upcoming new features for its Canvas ads, starting with new “brand-oriented marketing objectives.”. Adding 360 video to Canvas will give advertisers a unique way to engage people on mobile and encourage them to interact with content.

Enhance Your Social Media With Mobile Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

Mobile phones and other handheld devices have made social media more accessible to more people more often. And in many cases you can monitor your e-mail with your mobile phone as well, which means you can respond more quickly to customer service requests, sales opportunities, and other transactions that typically take place on social media. Let’s say you are merchandising your store for an upcoming promotion. That’s just one more reason to go mobile.

New Year, New Social; 4 Quick Fixes to Tidy Up Your Social Media Channels

Ignite Social Media

While the rest of the world is packing into the gym and baking kale chips, marketers and social media pros are focusing on strategies, finalizing budgets , and laying out promotions for the upcoming year. Just think of this as your 1-mile jog in preparation of your upcoming marathon!

Marketing Automation, Set It and Forget It

Puzzle Marketer

With the expansion of mobile devices and tablets many people continue to work after they get home or into late hours. Upcoming Renewal Date Email – If you’re a B2B company, you’ll sometimes have annual renewals or a period of time when your customer is evaluating their options. Content Marketing Email Marketing Lead Generation Mobile Marketing Online Advertising b2b b2c Eloque lead generation lead scoring marketing automation Marketo Oracle SalesForce sms

How to Market and Sell to the Modern Buyer

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Our next webinar is titled Social Data Made Simple: Getting Started with a Strategy ; be sure to sign up for it or view the schedule of other upcoming webinars here.

A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

SocialTimes Twitter

Mobile ad revenue represented 89 percent of total ad revenue. The company said mobile MAUs represented 82 percent of total MAUs. In May, we announced upcoming changes to simplify tweets–including what counts toward your 140 characters. 80 percent of them are on mobile.

Why Your Business Needs an SMS Strategy

Bill Hartzer

With the power of mobile marketing set to reach a peak over 2014, there has never been a better time to get your business a piece of the SMS action. In today’s highly connected world almost every consumer has some kind of mobile device which will receive SMS communications.

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On The Road (Warrior) Again

Twist Image

For over ten years, I've been doing my best to figure out how to be as upwardly mobile as possible. Core to mobile business success is being able to access information as quickly as possible with a device that won't cause too many visits to the chiropractor. These are your mobile powerplants. If you're not comfortable splurging on a good pair of headphones, see if family and friends may be wiling to gift them to you for the holidays or an upcoming birthday. mobile.

Introducing Sprout Social’s Instagram Scheduling Workflow

Sprout Social

Seeing and planning your overall social strategy can be especially difficult when planning Instagram content exclusively from a mobile device. When it’s time to post, the chosen publisher will receive a push notification from Sprout’s mobile app.

Being Brought to You Now in a Mobile Browser

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Being Brought to You Now in a Mobile Browser Written on July 4, 2009 by Justin Levy in announcements 4 Comments - Leave a comment!

Use Instagram to Create Visual Engagement

Mindjumpers

Tweet Instantaneous mobile photo sharing is becoming increasingly popular. The Facebook-owned mobile photo editing and sharing network Instagram has been around since October 2010 and by April 2012, the platform had 30 million users worldwide.

This Is Being Recorded. By You

Twist Image

Now, with the ubiquity of smartphones and mobile connectedness, it has never been easier to share with the world our each and every move (look no further than Facebook's one billion dollar acquisition of Instagram - a social network for mobile photography). You can listen to my conversation with Nora Young in its entirety in the upcoming episode of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast (which will be published this coming Sunday). mobile.

Can You Really Use Twitter for Sales?

agora pulse

Promoted tweets can help draw attention to your upcoming sales event or product launch. Below is an example of a promoted tweet from T-Mobile. The mobile communications company announced a live webcast for followers to attend.

The Audience (Formerly Known As The Audience)

Twist Image

Crow was live and in the studio promoting her upcoming album. mobile. mobile app. Who is your audience? On my early morning drive to the airport, I caught the tail-end of Howard Stern interviewing Sheryl Crow. The constant reflections and self-commentary on how she's just a middle-aged white woman, were both self-deprecatinglty funny and illuminating.

Video Marketing For Your Business

yMarketingMatters

It’s the progress of mobile technology and the ease with which people can shoot footage on their phones and then upload it to the Internet is incredible. Periscope and Meerkat are live streaming video mobile apps allowing you to “go live” via your mobile device anytime and anywhere. This year has been called “The Year of Video Marketing” as businesses find new ways to reach customers.

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How to Use Social Media to Create Stellar Webinars

Socialmedia.biz

The average number of attendees per webinar was about 26 over the course of 2016, meaning that a brand needs to know when to promote their upcoming lesson in order to drive the highest number of attendees possible. Post by Adi Englander. The internet is undergoing another major transformation.

Death Of The Teaser Campaign

Twist Image

It seems like the marketing agency supporting the release of this upcoming Batman movie has already begun the promotions by getting fans to crack a code on Twitter , and now they're tinkering with a Facebook page and more videos being posted on YouTube. mobile. Most brands want to slowly build up a semblance of buzz prior to a big product launch, but that could wind up being a big mistake. Mashable today had a a Blog post today titled, New Batman Clips Tease 'The Dark Knight Rises'.

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

Buffer Social

Right now, the standards we expect on the web are being re-written for mobile. And now, since Snapchat brought the stories format to prominence, we’ve seen its influence reflected across mobile, with many of the largest social/media products in the world implementing their own version.

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Google selling the Galaxy Nexus…What’s Next!?

Shift Digital

Just this past week Google announced on their Google Mobile Blog that the company has begun selling the HSPA+ version of their pure Google Experience phone, the Galaxy Nexus. Will we see Tablets, Chromebooks, and glasses in the upcoming months available for purchase? Google+ Mobile Hangouts. The HSPA+ version of the Galaxy Nexus can be used on any GSM network of your choice including T-Mobile and AT&T.

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Pheed – Express Yourself on Social Media

Mindjumpers

I have been looking into upcoming social platforms and came across Pheed, which for a while has created some buzz on the web and have been announced the breakout social media star of 2013. It is a webbased platform, also available for mobile.

Everything Marketers Need to Know About F8 Conference 2017 to Stay Ahead on Facebook

Buffer Social

Imagine how it may feel like to know about Facebook’s upcoming developments and begin to plan how you can utilize them — perhaps even before many other marketers. Vertical Facebook videos on mobile. Powering Mobile Commerce on Facebook (3:30 PM PST).

Influence your PR campaign with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

What captured their attention decades ago via billboards will not even make them sit up and notice in this digital era , where everyone is glued to their mobile devices. Guest Post by Taral Patel. Let’s face it. Content is evolving and so are the ways in which people consume it.

9 Powerful Time-Saving Tips to Help Grow Your Brand on Instagram

Buffer Social

Create Instagram posts on desktop instead of mobile. Here’s why: Creating your graphics or editing your photos on your desktop can be much faster than doing so on your mobile. As a recap, here are the nine tips: Create Instagram posts on desktop instead of mobile.

10 Content Promotion Opportunities You Might Be Missing

Convince & Convert

Have an upcoming webinar ? Broadcasting upcoming events through email signatures is a smart idea if you’re trying to boost attendance over an extended period of time. Subtly broadcasting an upcoming product release builds buzz and prompts users to click and learn more.

7 Things I learned at SMX West 2015

Bill Hartzer

That day will go down in Search history as the day that the first time Google publicly announced a big upcoming algorithm change, so far in advance. Mobile search is going to change on that day, apparently.

The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Quora Ads

agora pulse

Platforms (desktop vs mobile – select at least one). Mobile OS. In an upcoming post, I’ll share all my Quora experiences — from the ads we ran to the results.

How to Get Started with Instagram Marketing

Pamorama

Post “first looks” and “previews” of new products and upcoming events Offer coupons and contests to incentivize engagement and brand promotion How to Get Started with Instagram Marketing is a post by Pam Dyer on Pamorama | Social Media Marketing Blog.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Acquires Pryte, Instagram 6.0, Vine Comes To Xbox One

The Realtime Report

Twitter buys native ad specialist Namo Media – last week Twitter acquired ‘native ad specialist’ Namo Media; the company worked on creating a native mobile advertising platform (WSJ).

Social Media Updates: July

yMarketingMatters

New Twitter Ads Companion : Manage Twitter ads on the go with the new Twitter Ads Companion mobile tool. How to Use Facebook’s New “See First” Feature for Desktop and Mobile – check out this quick video on how to set this up – so useful! July has been a bumper month in social media!