January, 2020

Instagram ads are growing

Sherrilynne Starkie

The Motley Fool is reporting that Instagram ads are now a significant source of revenue for Facebook, generating an estimated 20 per cent of the company’s total in 2019. That number should climb even higher in 2020, as Facebook continues to improve Stories ads.

What a Sandcastle Reminded Me About Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

Ground, unbroken. I thought I’d have broken blogging ground for 2020 by now.

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[SOLVED] How Do I Reduce My iNode Usage On SiteGround, HostGator, Or Other Hosts?

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean. SOLVED] How Do I Reduce My iNode Usage On SiteGround, HostGator, Or Other Hosts?

How to Use the Reach Objective for Website Remarketing

Jon Loomer

Website remarketing, which targets Hot audiences, is one of the cornerstones of successful Facebook advertising. It consistently produces the highest Return-on-Ad-Spend (ROAS) for new customer acquisition of the three different audience temperatures: Cold, Warm, and Hot.

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Social Media Automation 101

A beginner's guide to social media automation tools and getting automation right.

Our EliteSingles Review

SocialFish

While some people have the opportunity to find their matches in post-secondary studies, others have to go through different routes to find lasting relationships. Finding the right online dating site or application can be hard.

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How to Rock TikTok Just Like the Cool Kids Do (and Even Do It Better)

agora pulse

No, TikTok isn’t just for teens anymore. Its popularity has spread far and wide. Now, it’s a huge place of opportunity for social media marketers and managers. Let’s lay it on the table. A lot of social media managers and marketers don’t know what to do with TikTok.

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3 Ways to Get More Reviews for Your Small Business

Social Media Today

Reviews can play a key role in improving discovery, and getting you more business. Check out these tips for getting more reviews of your company

Social Media Conferences to Attend in 2020

Ignite Social Media

Social media conferences are an excellent way to learn about new strategies and approaches to social media marketing that other brands and industries are testing out. They also offer networking and exposure opportunities for all levels of marketers.

UPDATE: Customize Facebook Ad Creative by Placement

Jon Loomer

Facebook first started rolling out the ability to customize ad creative by placement more than two years ago. Since this has evolved so much since then, I decided a new post was required to walk through how it works.

The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

Our Ultimate Match Review

SocialFish

The dating industry has become oversaturated with dating websites and applications. Some require payment upfront, while others don’t appear to properly vet those who sign up. Despite this, there are some that appear to be more popular than others, which is where Match comes in.

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10 Practical Ways to Make Your San Diego Business More Eco-Friendly

The Realtime Report

10 Practical Ways to Make Your San Diego Business More Eco-Friendly. Global warming is a complex and monumental issue that businesses need to be aware of.

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Start Growing Your Twitter Profile With These Tips and Tricks

agora pulse

Getting engagement on Twitter can be tough. There’s so much noise!) But these tips can help you expand your Twitter follower count and boost positive social interactions.

5 Habits for Successful Social Media Managers in 2020

Social Media Today

To help keep you focused and healthy in 2020, here are five habits to adopt into your social media management workflow

Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Get organized with a content calendar

Sherrilynne Starkie

It’s January, the time of year where we all resolve to get organized and stay that way all year long! Now is the time to start a content calendar and keep it going. This is an essential tool in producing quality, effective content that consistently supports marketing and business objectives.

How to Target Specific Mobile Devices on Facebook and Instagram

Jon Loomer

Facebook has a variety of targeting options. Knowing which to choose for specific scenarios can be confusing. In advertising, a specific product or service may only be relevant to owners of certain devices.

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It’s Just Lunch Reviews

SocialFish

Dating today is hard, and it will be quite tough for anyone trying to argue to the contrary. Consequently, many of us who are currently active on the dating scene turn to online dating platforms for help in broadening our options and getting us to Mr. and Ms. Right.

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5 Reasons to Begin Your Freelancing Career

The Realtime Report

5 Reasons to Begin Your Freelancing Career. For many people, the opportunity to work on freelance is just a fairy tale. Imagine no early rises at 7 a.m. to get to the office in time to start the workday. There are no annoying bosses constantly monitoring the progress of your work.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

People Who Inspire Us: Two Guys, Two Bicycles, Eight Countries, and One Shared Dream

agora pulse

Ever hear a personal story that’s so captivating that you want to share it with others? At Agorapulse, we’ve heard some extraordinary stories from people who live life at a deeper, inspirational level. And we want to share them with you.

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Twitter is Removing the Audience Insights Element from Twitter Analytics

Social Media Today

Twitter is removing the Audience Insights element of Twitter analytics, which provides you with more in-depth data on your audience behaviors

Flashback: What Social Was Like in 2010 vs. 2020

Ignite Social Media

Social networking as we know it was born in the 00s, but the last decade has seen the rise of social media’s true potential.

Facebook Ads and the Learning Phase

Jon Loomer

You recently started a Facebook ads campaign. Your ads aren’t performing as well as you had hoped. Your impulse will be to make a change or stop the ads entirely. Instead, you may want to wait. The Learning Phase. You need to get through it first.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

Christian Mingle Reviews

SocialFish

The internet is hands down the most far-reaching, easily accessible life-enhancing tool in today’s world. From consuming an infinite supply of media to getting your groceries delivered to your doorstep, the web has something for everyone.

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Everything You Need to Know About Professional Engineering License Renewal

The Realtime Report

Everything You Need to Know About Professional Engineering License Renewal. A college education is a must. These days, it’s basically a prerequisite to have a degree in order to have a future in white-collar industries.

Are You Absolutely Sure Your Social Media Marketing Budget Is Ready for This Year?

agora pulse

The year 2020 is already underway, but it’s not too late to make adjustments and little (or big) tweaks here and there if needed. So, is your social media marketing budget ready to go?

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Instagram Adds New Boomerang Modes and Capability to Trim Boomerang Loops

Social Media Today

Instagram has added some new options to its Boomerang camera option for Stories

Last month on social: Make Baby Yoda memes, you must.

Unmetric

December sent pop culture into overdrive as social media burst into memes about Baby Yoda, duct-taped bananas, and Christmas movies. The breakout star of The Mandalorian, Baby Yoda, particularly conquered everyone’s hearts. Want to stay on top of similar pop culture moments?

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