2020

What’s your social media marketing budget?

Sherrilynne Starkie

What should be your social media marketing budget? This is a common question. In the not-too-distant past, marketers used three per cent of turnover as the marketing budget ‘rule of thumb’. But things are not that simple anymore.

Facebook Adds Gift Card Discovery Tool, Service Change Listings to Help Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced some extra tools to help businesses dealing with the impacts of the COVID-19 shutdowns, including a new listing of gift cards where people can support local stores

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Twitter for Business: Is It Time?

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter is in trouble. The company recently missed earnings estimates for the second time in four quarters, and had to strike a deal with activist investor firm Elliott Management which had “been trying to push (Jack) Dorsey out as part of an overhaul to Twitter’s business.”

Being of Service During COVID-19

Waxing UnLyrical

“It’s the end of the world as we know it…” Before I go any further: I hope you and yours are safe and well. Talk about the world being turned upside down, right? I imagine I’m not alone in R.E.M.’s

Social Media Automation 101

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

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SocialFish

We’re looking for talented contributors on niche related but not limited to the below category. Pls note that the articles should be never published elsewhere and have topic should have good search volume. Business. Education. Finance. Technology.

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Does Working with Micro-Influencers Bring in Big ROI?

agora pulse

Working with influencers is a great way to gain exposure for your brand or business. But can micro-influencers really bring in ROI? Let’s break down the benefits of working with micro-influencers.

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5 Stats That Prove the Importance of Web Design

The Realtime Report

5 Stats That Prove the Importance of Web Design. Jamie FitzHenry. An online presence can often make your business appear larger than it actually is. With great content and a sleek design, you can present yourself as one of the big boys.

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How I Use Facebook Live, Webinars, and Virtual Conferencing Software

Jon Loomer

Many business owners and marketers are being forced to conduct more of their business online, due to the latest health crisis. In some cases, this is a crash course for those who aren’t sure where to start.

Social Media Marketing in the Midst of COVID-19

Ignite Social Media

I got an email this morning from a non-profit I work with wondering how they should think about social media marketing during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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.

How to Create Social Media Reports your Clients will Love

Socialmedia.biz

Client reporting is critical for any social media manager. It helps you track your performance and learn more about the strengths and weaknesses of your social media tactics.

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Foundations for integrated digital marketing

Sherrilynne Starkie

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. This ancient Chinese proverb still holds true in today’s marketing world. There are literally thousands of marketing platforms, apps, channels, networks and formats.

Google Pledges $800 Million to COVID-19 Relief and Support Efforts

Social Media Today

Google has pledged a massive $800 million to a range of COVID-19 relief and support efforts

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What Is a Social Media Hub and Why Would You Use One?

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Anne Griffin. Are you familiar with the concept of a social media hub?

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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.

The Future of PR is Precision – Less Gut, More Data

Waxing UnLyrical

Guest Post by Ben Chodor. The public relations industry has grown and thrived as a result of its ability to earn media coverage, generate creative campaign ideas and assist with crisis communications for their clients, brands and products.

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Five Tricks to Take the Most of a Dating Site

SocialFish

When you’re ready to settle down onto an online dating site, the most important thing that you can do is to market yourself to your potential mates.

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[ANSWERED] How Do I Contact Facebook Support When I Need Help?

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean. ANSWERED] How Do I Contact Facebook Support When I Need Help? Have you lost control of your Facebook account and need to contact their customer support? Here are tips on getting Facebook support to pay attention to your request. ANSWERED] How Do I Contact Facebook Support When I Need Help? Sean R. Nicholson.

How to Land Another Great Social Media Job

agora pulse

Need a new job in social media? These tips can help you set your best foot forward on the job hunt. In times of uncertainty, many businesses have to make difficult decisions—including reducing their workforce.

How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

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

3 Tips to Help You Optimize Your Digital Marketing Efforts in 2020

The Realtime Report

3 Tips to Help You Optimize Your Digital Marketing Efforts in 2020. The internet has improved our lives in countless ways.

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How to Use Facebook Messenger Ads to Generate Leads

Jon Loomer

One of a Facebook advertiser’s primary goals is to generate quality leads. Sometimes, that’s done using lead forms and landing pages. Today, I’m going to walk through how to use Facebook Messenger ads to generate leads. This strategy isn’t for everyone.

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125 | Go For It

Taylor Marek

It’s 2020! The podcast is changing once again, but I wanted to share some value today so take a listen and let me know your thoughts. Keep being awesome! Show Notes: Latest In Tech News (My daily tech news show). Become a Patron! Get In Touch With The Show!

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LinkedIn Elevate & What It Means for Employee Advocacy on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Recently, LinkedIn announced that they would be merging Company Pages with LinkedIn Elevate, their employee advocacy tool, making it even easier for companies to start engaging their employees on the channel. Before the merger, Elevate was a separate app that had an additional charge.

8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

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

What is Earned Media?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Earned media, often referred to as PR coverage, is growing in importance for today’s digital marketing success. People are returning to mainstream media in droves, according to the Edelman Trust Barometer 2020.

Instagram Launches 'Stay Home' Sticker and Story to Encourage Social Distancing Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Social Media Today

Instagram has launched a new 'Stay Home' Sticker to encourage social distancing, with Story frames that use the sticker added to a new group 'Stay Home' Story

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Five Ways to Boost Your Brand Value Using Social Amplification

Webbiquity SMM

Guest post by Shane Barker. Building a brand is more important than ever. It helps you create mindshare with buyers and establish what they can expect from you. Your brand is what differentiates you from your competitors. Image credit: Rebeca Calavera on Unsplash.

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What a Sandcastle Reminded Me About Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

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

Fight Coronavirus

SocialFish

The Coronavirus has dominated the news cycle recently as infections have spread across every region in China as well as every continent across the globe.

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All You Need To Know About The Windows Snip And Sketch Tool

Tweaklibrary

If you have been an ardent fan of the existing Windows Snipping Tool, you might as well start getting acquainted with Windows 10 Snip & Sketch. As you can see from the line marked in the screenshot below – it would probably take one update and the Snipping tool will be gone forever.

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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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7 Helpful Tips for Learning Spanish 

The Realtime Report

7 Helpful Tips for Learning Spanish . Researchers have determined that you’re much more likely to obtain fluency if you begin learning a second language by the age of 10. But that doesn’t mean that it’s impossible to learn as an adult!

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