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FACE: 4 Traits To Look For When Hiring Your Social Media Community Manager

SocMed Sean

Having worked in online community management for the last 15 years, I have had the privilege of putting together some amazing teams.

Why are more companies seeking group leadership coaching? Because it works!

Janet Fouts

As more and more executives are seeing the value of leadership coaching for themselves, they’re looking to provide coaching for their teams as well. In part to save money, but also to create an internal environment where the team learns together and collaboration happens more fluently.

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Ways to Track Influencer Marketing ROI [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Ever wondered what the ROI of influencer marketing is? How much do brands invest and get in return? This infographic provides some insight

ROI 155

5 Must-Have Metrics on Your Social Media Scorecard for 2019

Ignite Social Media

2019 Social Media Metrics. Time flies and, believe it or not, it’s already time to start thinking about planning for next year. Every good strategy requires a good measurement plan.

Social Media Automation 101

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

Are You A Blogging Addict? Take This Test To See!

SocMed Sean

NOTE : I originally published this post back in 2010 and the response was amazing! I recently took some time to update it and thought I would republish it with updated info and questions. I hope you enjoy it! –Sean. There are 2 types of cat people in this world.

Common Business Hazards And How To Fix Them

Electrical hazards are dangerous to you and your property. Knowing common electric hazards and how to fix them will keep everything safe and sound. Not Using Extension Cords Properly. An extension cord can make life easier. However, not using one properly can cause problems.

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Government Social Media Accounts: 3 Agencies that Inspire on Social


Arguably one of the most useful aspects of social media is its ability to deliver relevant content to a significantly large group of people instantaneously. Whether it's delivering crucial information during… Read More >>>. Marketing Social Media Trendspotting

Grow Your Business with Later’s New Instagram Analytics


Today we’re excited to announce the launch of our new and improved Instagram Analytics! Increase engagement, get more views on stories, track your follower growth, drive traffic and more with our updated Instagram Analytics.

How a Branded Hashtag Campaign Helped Tommy’s Superfoods to Reach More Than One Million People

Buffer Social

When Tommy Williams was growing up in Austin Texas, he probably didn’t think his love for cooking and local farmers markets would lead to starting a nationally-recognized food brand. But that’s exactly what happened. Williams began to embrace his entrepreneurial spirit after college.

Snapchat Launches New Shopping Channel in Explore Ahead of Black Friday

Social Media Today

Snapchat is launching a new channel, linked with Shopify, which will highlight special eCommerce deals from selected brands

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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.

‘Tis the season: Retailers can expect 32% more social messages this holiday season

Sprout Social

Not only is shopping more digital than ever–it’s also more social. Mobile-first shopping grew by 20% from 2016 to 2017 and in 2018, consumers ranked social as their number one source of inspiration for purchases. To no one’s surprise, social buzz around shopping reaches its peak during the holiday season.

The Science Of Why A Modest Snowstorm Caused Havoc On The East Coast

Forbes Social Media

The science behind why a relatively modest snowstorm caused havoc in the New York area


Your Story vs Your Product


When I speak or write about successful marketing, I frequently use the word “stories” when I describe the content that people are eager to consume. With content creation, it’s important to think of stories rather than simple product pitches. People love to share stories! Product information?

Snapchat Releases Latest Update of Trending Topics on the Platform [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Snapchat has released the latest version of its 'Snap Chatter' report, highlighting the most discussed trends amongst users

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.

15+ Proven Content Ideas to Connect You With Your Audience to ZOOM ROI, Leads & Sales in 2019

Pam Moore

The heart of the digital and social online world of today is driven by two big things. The first is people. The second is content. Think about it. What would Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter or even this blog be without content?

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Black Friday And Cyber Monday Deals: The Best Travel Sales

Forbes Social Media

Top travel bargains for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, from Caribbean hotels to European cruises

2019 Influencer Marketing Trends for Brands


Influencer marketing has proven to be one of the most effective forms of connecting with a community. In 2019, this strategy will still use many of the techniques and approaches that were popular in 2018. But there are key trends that brands should be aware of if they want to expand success in their influencer marketing strategy in 2019. Here are the most important trends we’re expecting to see in 2019. . Trend #1. Instagram Will Remain a Key Influencer Marketing Channel.

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2018 Holiday Social Marketing Trends [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Animoto surveyed over 1000 consumers and 500 marketers to get some insight into how social and video are affecting purchase habits during the holidays

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How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

Facebook's Testing a New Option for Communal Video Viewing in Messenger

Social Media Today

Facebook is reportedly testing out a new option which would enable Messenger users to view the same video at the same time, and comment within private groups

Report 107

SMT's 2018 Social Media Spending Survey - Part 1: Key Channels of Focus

Social Media Today

We recently conducted a survey of our audience to determine the key social media marketing trends and shifts of 2018. Here's part one of our report

LinkedIn Looks to be Testing its Own Versions of Reactions and Stories

Social Media Today

LinkedIn looks to be testing a bunch of new, Facebook-like, features

Instagram Launches New Crackdown on Fake Followers Gained via Third Party Apps

Social Media Today

Instagram has announced a new crackdown on users who purchase followers and likes via third-party apps

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

Twitter Seeks to De-Emphasize Follower Counts with New Update

Social Media Today

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says that he wants to de-emphasize elements like follower counts to put more focus on meaningful conversations

What Comes Next for Facebook?

Social Media Today

Facebook has had a rough year - but what will the various controversies mean for the future of the world's biggest social platform

19 Tips to Help Leverage Organic and Paid Social Media Throughout the Customer Journey

Social Media Today

Social media marketing can help at every stage of the purchase funnel - here are some tips on how to utilize social within each phase

Snap Announces Lens Creative Partner Program to Boost Branded Lens Use

Social Media Today

Snapchat has launched a new Creative Partner program to help advertisers connect with AR experts for Lens campaigns

6 Social Media Marketing Automation Tools (and How to Use Them Properly)

Social Media Today

Automation tools can help optimize and maximize your performance. Here are six examples of great social media marketing automation tools to consider

Snapchat Launches New Shopping Channel in Discover Ahead of Black Friday

Social Media Today

Snapchat is launching a new channel, linked with Shopify, which will highlight special eCommerce deals from selected brands

Facebook Messenger Is Down With Global Outages

Forbes Social Media

Facebook Messenger is down, with 2,535 reports in the last ten minutes. NASDAQ:FB

Erasing Stereotypes About Seniors and the Internet [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Older people are using the internet at an increasing rate - which is important to note for marketers looking to reach this demographic

Why You Should Automate Your Social Media (Part 2 of 2)

Forbes Social Media

Although it’s true that the average American adult spends over 11 hours a day interacting with media, remember: you don’t have to be average. Rather than spending your days staring a screen to curate the lame online you, automate your social media presence so you have more time for rewarding

GIPHY Goes Long On Shortest-Form Video

Forbes Social Media

GIPHY has built an admirably broad presence across the world's messaging platforms by providing quick search of brief animations on practically any subject. Now the company wants to go long on short material, expanding into new kinds of content and creating an ad platform