2017 Content Marketing Editorial Calendar Template and Tutorial
DECEMBER 11, 2016
The days of throwing social spaghetti content at the wall and hoping it sticks are over and done. What is included in this article and episode #228 of the Social Zoom Factor Podcast: . How to use our 2017 content marketing editorial calendar template ( download now ).
5 Step Success Strategy to Prioritize Social Networks for Your Business
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
When it comes to digital marketing, social media and branding, it is no different. ” Unfortunately, there are far too many “experts” online touting that you must be on every new shiny object and social network. Stop only playing around with the social networks.
Social Sharing Buttons in Single Post Templates
MARCH 9, 2011
One of the most frequently asked questions I get on a regular basis is what plugin I use for the above social sharing buttons in my posts. Why Are Social Sharing Buttons Important? One of the main blog post promotion strategies I cover in my new eBook involves the big three social networks: Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Using these buttons will make it easy for your visitors to continue the promotional process of your posts to their favorite networks.
Top social networks: Guide to images for company pages
The Way of the Web
MAY 13, 2013
Are you setting up social network profiles for your business? Or maintaining social media which already exists? A template is available to download from Youtube’s help page. Either way, it’s important to make sure your pages and profiles look their best.
7 Steps to Build a Pinterest for Business Plan to Ignite Sales and ROI
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
Pinterest is an amazing platform that surpassed more than 10 million users faster than any stand alone social network in history. Pinterest is different than some social networks though in that it requires both art and science even more so.
Facebook Beefing Up Canvas
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
The social network said in a Facebook for Business post that Canvas was initially available only for website clicks and website conversions, and it has now been expanded to further objectives including brand awareness and video views.
Pinterest for Business by the Numbers – Should Your Business Have an Interest in Pinterest?
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
Would you like to tap into a social network that can help you generate leads, sell more product or services and deliver you more blog or website traffic than Twitter? Pinterest = 90% social shares on the web. How to Get Your Social Marketing Budget Approved (white paper).
5 Ways to Humanize Your Brand with Data and Social Media Insights
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
Have you ever thought about the quality of the human connections you make via social media? Marketers must use the data and social media insights to connect in a more human way. Success in business utilizing social media and digital marketing requires both art and science.
33 Ways Your Social Media Plan Will Make You More Successful
Convince & Convert
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
You already know a social media plan can really help you share your content and connect with your audience. In fact, a solid social media plan helps us at CoSchedule get 31.5 So how can you actually build a social media plan that works for you?
Download the Ultimate Facebook Image Size Guide Cheat Sheet
APRIL 14, 2017
One very important factor for success on any social network including Facebook, is visual marketing. It even includes Adobe Photoshop templates for the top Facebook image sizes you will need! Download the guide and templates now! With more than 1.23
3 Easy DIY Social Media Content Creation Tools
MARCH 8, 2016
You don’t have to be a graphic designer or a Photoshop pro to create stunning graphics for your social media channels. It provides a ton of pre-existing images and templates you can use. Available templates: • Facebook cover photos.
3-Part Social Media Strategy That Actually Works
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
There is a common misconception when it comes to social media marketing. All you have to do is set up a few social networks and the results will start rolling in. If you want to amplify your message through social media, you need more than a wish and a dream.
100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies
MAY 14, 2011
The following table contains the names of over 100 companies and organization that have published their Employee Social Media Policies or Guidelines online… The left side column is the name of the organization, and it is linked to their organizational or corporate home page.
A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call
JULY 27, 2016
The social network posted revenue of $602 million, up 20 percent compared with the second quarter of 2015, with ad revenue of $535 million up 18 percent year-over-year. Twitter pre-roll will support Video Ad Serving Templates (VAST) through select Ads API partners.
7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks
DECEMBER 21, 2010
My friend (and client, but he’s a friend first) Shashi Bellamkonda is, I think, genetically-wired to try and talk about new things – no doubt why he’s Network Solutions’ “social media swami, and he mentioned it. Plus there are too many networks.
Your 2017 Social Marketing Planning Checklist Includes…
JANUARY 19, 2017
We recently released our 2017 Social Planning Template and Checklist. This tell us that many social marketers know what they want to accomplish in 2017, but are a little stumped about how to get there. Social Media
Rough Guide: How to create visual content for social media with ease
JANUARY 30, 2016
Today we fight for more attention from our audiences on social media. People have become more time poor and therefore visual content such as images and short videos have become more prominent across social media.
The Eight Best Social CRM Tools
APRIL 6, 2017
Social customer relationship management (CRM) was being written about as a distinct product category as far back as 2008, but market interest really began to take off the following year. How does social CRM differ from traditional CRM? 26: The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools. #27:
Facebook Slideshow Ads Get Several New Features
AUGUST 23, 2016
Facebook introduced its Slideshow feature last October, allowing brands to create video ads out of groups of still images, and the social network announced a host of new Slideshow features Tuesday.
45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017
DECEMBER 21, 2016
You can connect up to 9 social networks and other online services (called ‘apps’) to your account. Brand24 is a social media monitoring tool that allows you to track mentions about your brand, or your competition, across social media channels, blogs, forums, photo sites, etc.
10 Personal Branding Secrets to Use for Social Media
JUNE 20, 2016
Do your social media profiles scream promotion, promotion, promotion? If so, you could be missing out on the true personal branding power that social media holds. At its best, social media will allow you and your business to be seen and heard as an expert in your field.
7 Best Visual Marketing Apps to Create Social Media Graphics
MARCH 23, 2015
Are you using graphics in your social media posts ? Create Social Media Graphics. As a photo-editing app, Over makes it easy to add text, choose your background, font and save or submit directly to your social networks. Social Media
Social Media Success Requires a Marriage, Not a One Night Stand
JANUARY 4, 2017
So why would we think that marketers and business leaders would think any different when it comes to social media? I remember the early days of social media and watching the tweets fly by looking something like this… Free marketing with social media, join my workshop!
Online Tools that Help with PR
JANUARY 8, 2015
You can do social media graphics, blog post images, business cards, flyers, invitations, and more. If you use any of the social networks, Hootsuite is the tool for you. Or you can add items from Google, YouTube, Vimeo, news, blogs, and even the social networks.
Ultimate Guide to Social Media Competitive Analysis
APRIL 3, 2017
The early days of social media marketing were like the Wild West. Whether it was spamming people to death, Tweeting 50 times a day or trying to figure out the all of the social media image size guidelines , nothing was off limits. Identify Your Social Media Competitors.
The Technology Part to Your Content Marketing Plan
FEBRUARY 8, 2017
Feedly also allows you to organize your feeds into categories, e.g. social media blogs, marketing technology blogs, etc. As a question and answer social platform, Quora is a really good resource for finding trending topics.
Fourteen Social Media Policy Must Haves
OCTOBER 29, 2012
But I am a communications professional who spends a lot of time online and I can tell you, without a shadow of a doubt, you need a social media policy. ” The Social Media Policy. Your social media policy doesn’t need to be drawn out and overly legal.
How to Strike Gold with Visual Content Ideas – 3 Awesome Tools
MARCH 29, 2017
Do you ever get stuck for visual content ideas to post to your social media channels? Here’s an example of just a few of their templates: Let’s take a look at PromoRepublic and how it works. The templates. It’s adding science back into social!
The Pillars of Online Marketing Success in 2014 & Beyond
OCTOBER 14, 2014
Don’t used poorly coded templates – Use official templates provided by a designer or email marketing provider. Poorly coded templates go straight to junk. Understanding Your Target Audience & Networks.
Paid Posts: My Facebook Status Update is Smarter Than Yours
JUNE 11, 2012
The company has been vehemently anti-ads from the get-go, but had to find a new revenue source to remain in business (custom template themes are still their primary cash generator).”Every Guest post by Christopher Wallace.
25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand
MARCH 23, 2014
The team at Social Media Strategies Summit researched the marketplace of content creation, curation, promotion and distribution, and tracking/analytics tools to assemble the infographic below. Have multiple social media channels?
5 Top Online Marketing Trends for the Rest of 2013
JULY 1, 2013
Social media will remain important. Stay in touch with your customers by utilizing Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other social media sites to your advantage. Learn more about what your customers want by asking them via your Facebook page or other social networking resource.
10 Tips to Be a Social Media and Digital Marketing Rebel
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
Why is it so many smart social media and digital marketers claim they want to lead or are already leading their industry and niche? Many don’t know the most basic analytics of their blog or website traffic, conversion funnels or social media community engagement.
Defining Social Media Success, Objectives, Goals, and KPIs in a Nutshell
MARCH 29, 2017
Have you been spinning your wheels trying to utilize social media to grow your business? Do you feel as though you know the tactics and strategies yet are still struggling with how to align social media to your business for real results? They tout that social media is free.
What Kind Of Content Do Buyers Love [Infographic]
Social Selling Masters
JUNE 19, 2016
Content is shared 3 times faster than text, so imagine what social sharing can do for your sales. Memes with GIF content usually go viral on social media quickly, so don’t be afraid to use humor to your advantage. Popularity of Visual Media on Social Platforms.
101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017
JANUARY 26, 2017
Social Media. The successful people on social media build relationships and add value. The key to social media success is consistency, but achieving it is incredibly time-consuming. Use a social media management tool. Use UTM tracking on social media campaigns.
Introducing The Modern Blogging Masterclass
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
How the constant changes at the social networks—and at Google—affect the work you’re doing. There will be homework, with templates and worksheets (and maybe even a workbook!), By Gini Dietrich. Alright, boys and girls…ladies and gents.
15 Ways To Get More Followers On Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Google+
The Social Media Hat
JULY 25, 2016
Social Media 15 Ways To Get More Followers On Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Google+. If you've been in the social media marketing business for long, you have probably been asked how to increase followers of the different social networks.
How to Build Landing Pages for PR Pros
OCTOBER 7, 2015
You can publish to LeadPages, to Facebook, to your server, or to another social network. First, go into your LeadPages account and choose the webinar template you like best. Using the social media URL you created, begin to post the webinar on your social networks.
57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources
JULY 26, 2010
Over time I’ve found myself doing more and more foundational work for organizations looking to dip their toes into social media. One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. As it happens, lots of organizations publish their social media guidelines online, ready for you to review and use yourself. Social Media Policies and Guidelines. Social Media Policy.