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Does My Business Need to be on Twitter?

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As previously discussed in my post “Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?” , I am following up with an more in-depth look at Twitter and why your business should make use of this social media channel. The average Twitter user has 208 followers.

Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

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Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: .

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Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

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Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: .

5 Social Media & Digital Marketing “Must Haves” for 2016 – Part II

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Twitter : Considering the high-volume, fast-paced nature of Twitter, it attracts a younger demographic. 88% of Twitter users are on mobile. By distributing YouTube videos on other popular media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, and Reddit, your business exposure can instantly increase exponentially.

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5 Social Media & Digital Marketing “Must Haves” for 2016

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Considering that in 2015, nearly 52% of users spent a majority of their time using mobile apps like Facebook, Twitter , and social media based as well as business based apps, these numbers will only increase in 2016.

Social Media Updates: Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter. Be Ready!

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Just in case you missed it…Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter recently announced important new updates that are taking effect right now. . Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign.

Google+ for Your Business

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Like with Facebook and Twitter, remember to set aside a budget specifically intended for Google+ marketing costs. Like with Facebook and Twitter, Google+ needs commitment in order to yield results.

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Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?

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Twitter. Twitter is full of people with things to say, and you can listen! Twitter is meant not so much for friends and family but for people you actually want to communicate with. Twitter has proved its worth in recent years as a platform for breaking news.

How to Measure Social Media Success for Your Small Business

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Twitter Stats show a number of stats, including the mentions, follows, and unfollows, along with stats for each individual Tweet. You can measure a particular channel, like Facebook or Twitter.

Best Tips for Successful Social Media and Digital Marketing in 2014

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To make headway on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, you can no longer rely on organic growth alone , it’s too slow. Social media and digital marketing are going to grow even stronger in 2014. These are no longer “nice to have”, but “must have” for your business.

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Twitter Basics: How To Get Started On Twitter For Business

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What Makes Twitter Different. On Twitter, you’ll find friends and family as well as celebrities, companies and strangers who may share your interests. Like any social network, what you get out of Twitter is based on what you put in and how active you are. Twitter is Viral.

3 Super Quick Twitter Tips for Your Business

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Here are three super quick Twitter tips to get you better traction when using Twitter for your business so you will start seeing great results! Make use of the new photo options on Twitter like Multiple Image Upload and Tag Your Friends. MAXIMIZE YOUR TWITTER BIO.

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Using Facebook Hashtags for Your #FacebookMarketing

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When Facebook introduced its Twitter-like hashtag (#) feature in June, marketers began to buzz about the potential boosting effects that this new Facebook trend can bring to brands and businesses.

Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign

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Yes, now Twitter started rolling out its new profile redesign on Tuesday April 8th. Note: New Twitter users will get this new profile when creating an account and are walked through the account account process, so it’s actually a great way to practice using the new layout.

Improve Your Marketing With Hashtags

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What began on Twitter has now spread to Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Google search, and almost everywhere in between. The Hashtag… …is used on the most popular social networks: Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Vine and Pinterest. …is

Top Marketing Trends for 2013

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You need to leverage this with a strong presence on major social channels like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Google+ for real-time communication and service with your customers.

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Is it Time to Re-Think Your Social Media?

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Is your Twitter following increasing every day? Marketing Social Media for Business Social Media Marketing Tips Facebook integrated marketing Linkedin marketing for small business marketing strategy social media Twitter YouTube

Social Media for Your Business: Quality Over Quantity

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On Twitter and other social media channels, these “bought” followers will not give your business any added value or boost. These three actions create stories on Facebook, Twitter and other channels, and create opportunities for your posts to get greater reach.

8 Marketing Trends to Implement in Your 2012 Marketing Plan

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With your subscribers having access to their own circle of influence on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+, they are becoming your evangelists to spread your content across social networks even more seamlessly. Twitter gets 55% of traffic , Facebook gets 33% of traffic from mobile.

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Social Media News & Updates: September

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SlideShare Introduces Animated GIF Feature : Make your slides a little more lively with ”GifDeck”, this new tool converts your S lideShare into an animated GIF , and you can embed the GIF in an email, blog post or post it to Twitter.

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4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online

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Hashtags: It used to be that #hashtags were used almost exclusively on Twitter. It’s probably the most common problem faced by bloggers and social media users. What am I going to say? What can I post that is topical, interesting and valuable?

What Grandma Can Teach You About Social Media Marketing

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Even though your grandma might not be savvy on the newest Facebook and Twitter trends, she can still teach you a lot about social media marketing. Another example: Don’t send an automated response to new followers on Twitter.

Video Marketing For Your Business

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Twitter 30-second videos and Promoted Video ads. This year has been called “The Year of Video Marketing” as businesses find new ways to reach customers. Videos stand out on social media, giving customers a quick overview of a product without overwhelming them with text. In less than thirty seconds, a customer can get the information he needs about a business through a short, personal video. Why the explosion of video content?

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6 Ways to Measure Social Media

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Marketing Social Media Marketing Facebook integrated marketing marketing for small business marketing strategy measuring social media social media social media measurement social media ROI tracking social media TwitterMeasuring social media effectiveness can seem daunting.

A Mobile Website is Key for Business in 2015

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Follow Nick on Twitter @NickARojas ). Mobile usage is at an all-time high ! In 2014, US adults spent 23.0% more time with mobile on an average day than in 2013. This is only going to increase in 2015.

22 Simple Tips to Grow Your Email List Organically

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While social media marketing like Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, and LinkedIn are getting tons of interest, email is still KING. Email is used far more than Facebook and Twitter combined. Twitter: 140 million tweets per day.

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4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online

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Hashtags: It used to be that #hashtags were used almost exclusively on Twitter. It’s probably the most common problem faced by business owners who use social media and blogging for their business: What am I going to say? What can I post that is topical, interesting and valuable?

Outsourcing Social Media Management

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Definitely worthwhile subscribing to Right Mix Marketing blog , and following him on Facebook and Twitter ! This is a permission-based re-post of latest blog from colleague Tom Treanor , Founder and President of Right Mix Marketing Inc.,

Social Media Updates: May

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All the updates you need to know about for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Linkedin to grow your business and keep ahead of the curve! Twitter. Twitter Removes URLs and Photos from 14-Character Count: Finally! Test your custom images in a variety of sizes in Twitter.

How to Use #Hashtags to Improve Your Social Media Marketing

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Twitter: The network that brought us the hashtag is the most popular site to use it on. You can find the trending topics on the left hand side of your Twitter stream.

Make Your Online Content Sharable! Best Plugins & Widgets (Free)

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Sharing Content Social Media Marketing Tips Blogging Facebook Facebook sharing marketing for small business share buttons social media Social Media Management Tools Social Media Sharing Plugins Social Media Sharing Widgets Social Share Buttons TwitterFor an SMB, creating good, valuable content takes a lot of sweat, right? I know. So making this content SHARABLE is a must!

Claim a Vanity URL for Your Social Media Profiles

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Don’t hesitate – learn how to claim your vanity URLs for Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter today. Facebook LinkedIn Marketing Optimization Social Media Marketing Tips Facebook URL Facebook username Linkedin marketing for small business marketing strategy social media Twitter Vanity URL

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5 Tips for Creating Quality Social Media Content

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Every time your content is liked on Facebook, tweeted on Twitter, +1′ed on Google+ or shared on LinkedIn, it gets a stamp of approval—boosting its reach along with your website traffic, lead generation and search engine optimization. There is no denying the importance of social media.

Social Media Updates: September

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Twitter. Twitter Removes Share Counts and Redesigns Its Buttons : Twitter has redesigned Tweet and Follow buttons and is dropping the share count – the displayed number of times a tweet has been shared – sometime in October.

How to Get More People to Read Your Tweets and Get More Retweets!

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Twitter has been growing tremendously. In 2010, Twitter had 75 million user accounts. Twitter says it expects to add 26 million active users by the end of the. Social Media Marketing Tips Twitter Getting ReTweets hashtags marketing for small business more retweets Retweets social media Twitter directories twitter marketing twitter networking twitter tips Wefollow

My Best (Free) Tools to Manage Your Day-to-Day Social Media Marketing

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Social Media Management Tools Social Media Marketing Tips Facebook Google Alerts Google Analytics Hootsuite Social Media Management Social Media Monitoring SocialMention TweetStats TwentyFeet Twitter WefollowThere are a ton of tools out there – free and paid – to manage your daily social media activity. I have picked out the primary tools that I use on a daily bases, for myself and my clients, that I think will be the most useful to share with you, the SMB owner.

Social Media Content Calendar is Key for Consistent Posting

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Facebook Marketing Social Media Marketing Tips Twitter content calendar template Facebook content Facebook insights social media social media content social media content calendar social media content plan social media content strategy Social Media Management Social Media Monitoring social media strategy Twitter contentThis is a guest post by Samia Zaky, who is in the social media daily trenches as a corporate Social Media Marketing Manager.

Social Media News & Updates: February

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TWITTER: Enhanced Ad Options – Quick Promote. You can now capture, edit and share videos of up to 30 seconds right from your Twitter app. Twitter for iPhone users will be able to upload videos from the camera roll as well (a feature that will be available on Android app soon).

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Top Marketing Trends for 2013

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You need to leverage this with a strong presence on major social channels like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Google+ for real-time communication and service with your customers.

Video Marketing For Your Business

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Twitter 30-second videos and Promoted Video ads. This year has been called “The Year of Video Marketing” as businesses find new ways to reach customers. Videos stand out on social media, giving customers a quick overview of a product without overwhelming them with text.

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