When the private sector merges with the public sector to empower women, the focus should be dignity — not charity.
A comment or some form of engagement is usually a sign that people love your social media content. And it’s important to reciprocate and respond to these interactions.
Focus on creating content that is timely and that generates engagement.
In recent years, social media marketing has gained utmost prominence. More and more marketers have chosen to use social media, and to great success. The reason being is that marketers can find virtually all their target audiences on the social media platforms. There is a direct flow of communication between the audience and the companies, […]
In this era of social media, brands need to look at their social outreach in a different light. Which means that sometimes, you have to break the social media rules. Spike Jones, Vice President Strategy at Spredfast outlined a new type of social success at the September Minnesota Interactive Marketing Association (MIMA) event. As Spike […]
Keywords have long been the foundation of every content marketing strategy. Knowing the words and phrases that your audience is using to search for information helps guide your content creation efforts, and land a position at the top of search results. What many marketers don’t realize, is that the keywords that work for SEO and PPC […]
In today’s digital landscape, chances are social media is a vital piece of your marketing mix. After all, people live on social platforms these days and projections show that worldwide social media users will surpass 3 billion by 2021. But as brands and marketers fight for visibility in crowded, “algorithm-enhanced” news feeds, how many of […]
Copyright: ximagination / 123RF Stock Photo Social media websites have made some real progress in the last few years and have become valuable internet tools for many reasons. They are not only helping us to connect with our friends and family, but they are also helping us in improving our businesses. With social media marketing, […]
Plus, how politicians and businesses can evolve and learn from the success of Donald Trump’s presidential run.
Social media marketing has become an important part of any brand’s digital marketing mix, helping brands of all sizes foster customer connections and engagement. But as more consumers use social media to “ring the bell” and gain access to the person who can help solve their problems, many find the social bell is out of […]
To celebrate National Dog Day, these pup-fluencers (and their humans) revealed their brand-building secrets.
In the Wild, Wild West of Social Media Digital Reputation, employees create social accounts without governance. But, are they on brand? At the Digital Summit Minneapolis, #DSMPLS, Casey Hall,Thomson Reuters, shared a process for taming the horses and adding governance to the stable. The Audit Start by searching your company name and all variations of […]
How you can take advantage when everyone else is focused on social.
How you can use your platform to make a difference.
Former blogger Emily Weiss had a hunch: If she could translate women’s real needs into products, she could build a beauty company unlike any other.
Global Social Media User Base Reaches 3 Billion A new report compiled by HootSuite and We Are Social found that the total number of social media users has now exceeded 3 billion, accounting for about 40 percent of the global population. Truly an incredible number, and one that speaks to the contemporary ubiquity of these […]
Everything You Need to Know About Using Video in Social Marketing [Infographic] We often hear how engaging videos are on social media – but there’s certainly a trick to getting it right for your audience. This infographic shows highlights from a recent study from Animoto, where 1,000 consumers sounded off on what they wanted to […]
Social Media Tips, Because Who Doesn’t like Free Chicken Nuggets? Carter Wilkerson opened his Twitter account on April 5th, 2017 and had an idea. A 16-year-old fan of chicken nuggets wanted to try his luck. He tweeted Wendy’s the following…Read more
Do you remember your first social media profile? Or, how about your first social media post?
Social media marketers, do you feel a brief pang of envy when a brand gets sassy on Twitter or Facebook? Do you wish you had the brand identity and/or corporate backing to smack down a troll, a la Wendy’s? Me too. It’s only natural. Even in a profession as inherently creative as marketing, some of […]
You work hard to post good content. Don’t let it be overlooked because of poor timing.