Basics for a Better Social Media Strategy

Social Media Strategy

According to Nielsen, two-thirds of the global internet population is spending a huge amount of their time online visiting social networks.  Currently just on Facebook alone, the global population spends about 700 billion hours on this social site. Because more people are using social media to research prior to purchasing, many successful brands are connecting and communicating with their customers … Read More

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Add a Social Media Policy and Avoid Company Mishaps

Social Media Policy

If your business is benefiting from social media marketing, that’s fantastic. You check your Facebook page views to see daily “likes”, and then move on to the company LinkedIn page to learn your best client has a referral for you. Your brand has gone viral, but there’s a tweet from an employee on their personal Twitter account where they have … Read More

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How Can You Build a Powerful Social Media Strategy?

Social Media Network

More and more small business owners are embracing the fact that social media is not a fad and that they need to make it part of their marketing strategy.  They are also realizing this is a long-term commitment that can be daunting and exhausting. If your business is committed to social media marketing, it is imperative to create a working … Read More

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How To Use Video Testimonials

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Every business owner appreciates a good testimonial from clients, and most satisfied customers love giving them.  Yelp! is an excellent example where many consumers go to post and read “reviews” or testimonials? So what happens when you create video testimonials? Pamela Vaughn reported on August 21, 2012 in a HubSpot blog that “On Facebook, videos are shared 12X more than … Read More

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What is Pinterest?

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Our Socially Now blog in mid-March mentioned Pinterest for the first time, and how it had a smaller following than Facebook. What is Pinterest and why the rave reviews? It’s another social media site that is engaging particularly among women (60/40). Todd Wasserman, Mashable’s business editor reported several days ago, “Pinterest is now the number three most-popular social network in … Read More

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How to Maximize Facebook Timeline with the New Real-Time Insights?

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Facebook has 850 million active users and 483 million of them use it daily. On February 29, 2012 Facebook started testing their Timeline on pages, and they gave page owners 30 days to test drive the new features. One of the biggest changes is Timeline no longer has a default page. They did add a large cover image page, and … Read More

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How Can QR Codes Help Brand Your Business?

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There have been recent reports of China overtaking the U.S. in 2012 as the leader in the smartphone market, and Brazil and India is projected to join the top five countries by 2016. When you think of smartphones, do you think of QR codes? Because QR codes are scanned with a mobile device, it’s natural to see the connection. Who … Read More

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The Power of Testimonials In Social Media

Socially Now Testimonials

Most cities or towns have a local paper or magazine with some sort of contest where the community and loyal clients vote for the best of best in different industries. Within social media restaurants ask for reviews on Yelp!, hair salons can request you “like” their page on Facebook and local real estate agents will ask for a “recommendation” on … Read More

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How Can You Leverage YouTube with Social Media?

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Posting your video on YouTube is one of several hosting sites where you can leverage and attract serious traffic. It currently has the largest audience. You can brand your business more effectively by using other social media platforms with video. One of the most effective ways to leverage your YouTube videos is by posting them on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. … Read More

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How Can You Build Your Brand Using LinkedIn?

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What is LinkedIn? It’s a business-related social media networking site that was founded in December 2002. Since November 2011, they have reported more than 135 million registered users in over 200 countries. It can help build your brand by connecting with other strategic partners to gain knowledge, insight and opportunities by networking. Start by setting up a profile, connect with … Read More

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