Traffic generated to your blog from social media is just as—if not more—important as search engine and direct traffic. Today, 69% of Americans use at least one form of social media, up from 50% in 2011. Consequently, your social media posts should not only be compelling but also framed in a way tha Read More

How to Do Your First Facebook Live and Avoid Disaster

How to Do Your First Facebook Live and Avoid Disaster Avatar Posted by rradice under Social Media
From 3 days ago
Made Hot by: centrifugePR on May 26, 2017 10:00 am
Going live has never been easier, more accessible, or advantageous. So, if you're ready to start using live video to grow your business, here's your getting started guide. Read More
Social media is both a gift and a curse, and the only difference is in how you use it. Today I’m highlighting a few of the social media mistakes bloggers, marketers and other solopreneurs are still making, and how to put them right. Read More
Used by nearly 2bn people around the world, Facebook is checked daily by real people who are busy cultivating a feed of their interests and passions. By slipping your product into this feed – at a cost of as little as a dollar a day – you are able to reach out to that enormous audience. And if you Read More
Instagram has become the favorite social network of many -- and not just for teens or Millennials. In fact, according to the Pew Research Center, 32% of online adults use Instagram -- up 5% from the previous year. Compare that, for example, to 24% on Twitter. Read More
So what are your options when it comes to successfully expressing your brand message on social media? There are two: the DIY approach and working with an outside professional. Here's a breakdown of pro vs. cons of hiring out your social media posting: Read More

How to Go Live on Facebook with Ecamm Live

Avatar Posted by Ileane under Social Media
From 4 days ago
Made Hot by: thecorneroffice on May 24, 2017 5:28 am
Facebook live is a powerful way to deliver your content to your target audience. Cool 3rd party app like Ecamm Live will improve the quality of your Facebook live broadcasts in several ways. First let me say that this is a Mac only app but with it installed here is a short list of what you can do: Read More
Making affiliate sales on social media requires a carefully thought out strategy. People are on social to be social, not to be sold to. But it is possible to make some affiliate sales on social media if you approach it right. Read More

Have You Been to Twitter Flight School?

Have You Been to Twitter Flight School? Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Social Media
From 6 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on May 23, 2017 12:33 am
Just in case you haven’t heard of Twitter Flight School, the social media platform is not diversifying into teaching would be pilots to get their license. But the metaphor is meant to signify what the school will help you accomplish in terms of marketing your small business. Read More
To get the most from your social media marketing efforts, you have to know your audience. After all, there are 2.8 billion people (including 7 in 10 Americans) using social media—a 22% increase from the previous year. Not everyone is using the same platforms or using them the same way, so here’s so Read More

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Adam Connell @adamjayc Goes from Guitarist to Guru

Adam Connell's career didn't start out like most in the marketing field. Today, he's the operations manager for a U.K. … More
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