Category Archives: Social Media

Twitter Improves How Photos Are Displayed: This Week in Social Media

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Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention. What’s New This Week Twitter Introduces a Richer Photo Experience on the Web: Twitter is “making your timeline more immersive by […]

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Recruiting Though Social Media

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recruiting through social mediaEver wonder the best way to get results by recruiting through Social Media?

There are right ways and wrongs ways to do recruiting online, today we share the right way.

Social Media Recruiting WORKS..if done right

My wife is the trainer in our house that teaches recruiting through social media, there are some things that I just recognize she is better at training than I am and social media recruiting is one of them.

Today’s show features a diamond client of ours, Terry Gremaux. We have been working with Terry the last few years and have seen him…

Why Your Brand Is Losing Social Engagement

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I’ve noticed a recent trend developing that brand awareness on social networks has been decreasing. I decided to research this and uncovered some factors that are causing a decrease in engagement on social media. I’ve always encouraged bloggers to make sure they keep social media marketing alive because it can be vital for brand awareness, traffic, and conversions. I admit social media can be very tricky simply because you have their popularity growing so quickly and have so many you can promote on every day. For example, right from the top of my head, you have:

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I’ve noticed what tends to happen is bloggers and/or businesses tend to overwhelm themselves NOT knowing where to focus …

An Experiment in Removing Share Buttons Altogether

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Unless you’ve been hiding under a social media rock recently, you probably know about Twitter removing their share counts.

This meant that, as of November 20, any blog posts that had some form of Twitter sharing button (native or third-party) would no longer be able to show how many times that post had been shared on Twitter.

Cue content marketers and social media sharing companies decrying the move, with dramatic quotes about it “being the death of Twitter”.

#SaveOurShareCounts Tweets
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6 Effective Ways to Get More Instagram Followers

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6 Effective Ways to Get More Instagram Followers

Do you have to be famous to build a massive Instagram following?

I used to think so…

But then I stumbled across an article by Neil Patel, and realized that the reality is actually very different.

According to Patel, he himself was having a hard time gaining a significant fan following on Instagram.

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I mean c’mon its Neil Patel!

It was then that he studied and learned how to increase followers and the likelihood of people finding you on Instagram and following you…

How to Build a Better Target Audience for Your Facebook Ads

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Do you want to reach the right people with your Facebook Ads? Want to learn more about targeted audiences? Facebook’s demographic and segmentation tools let you serve your Facebook ads to people who match your ideal customer persona. In this article you’ll discover how to build a target audience for your Facebook ads. #1: Explore Facebook Ad Targeting Options There are […]

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Google+ Changes: What Marketers Need to Know

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Have you heard about the changes to Google+? Want to know how the redesign affects you? To help marketers understand what to expect, we recently explored the new Google+ and asked notable experts to weigh in with their thoughts on the new design. In this article you’ll discover what‘s changed with Google+. Why Marketers Should Care About Google+ […]

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How to Get Started with Instagram Marketing

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Instagram is a powerful tool for establishing a visual brand identity.

How to Get Started With Instagram MarketingIt enables businesses to improve engagement and increase sales by showcasing their products in creative ways and implementing interactive hashtag campaigns. With more than 300 million active users, it is now the most popular photo-sharing social media platform, surpassing Pinterest by more than 250 million. If you haven’t tried Instagram marketing yet, it’s time to get started.

Create a stunning Instagram profile and story

Instagram profiles are minimal. They are limited to 150 characters and are not indexed by search engines. Your story is really told via the use of photos, so make sure you use high-resolution images to grab attention …

3 Tricks For Preparing Your App For The Holidays

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For anyone with an app, the holiday season is the biggest time for consumption and spending. This period is the “black Friday” of the app business world. With new phones and tablets being unwrapped and ample time to click ‘Get’, brands are sure to see their downloads spike and consumer spending skyrocket.

With the holidays approaching, App developers and marketers know it’s time to boost marketing efforts and to perfect their app before the app stores shut down. This could mean anything from adding holiday iconography to your app creatives, to optimizing your app’s keywords and descriptions to be relevant for trending holiday searches.

To maximize your app’s visibility, especially during such a high-traffic time, your app needs app store optimization, a process in which an app’s on-page elements (title, description, creative) are optimized for maximum visibility. With ASO, your app can reach the hands of thousands of users organically.

Here a…

How to Drive Online Revenue Using Social Media Quizzes

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How to Drive Online Revenue Using Social Media Quizzes

Establishing a strong online presence in the world of e-commerce can be an intimidating process.

It takes a considerable amount of time to find and implement the most effective method of driving revenue, not to mention the financial investment required to make such a push.

What if you could save time and money on this journey? It’s every marketer’s dream come true.

If I told you that implementing and utilizing social media quizzes is the answer to your problem, would you believe me? They’re relatively affordable, easily integrated into current marketing systems, drive social traffic and sales while bringing in leads to build future revenue.