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  • newFacebook Pixel to Become Less Effective for Marketers

    Facebook Pixel to Become Less Effective for Marketers

    Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. On today’s show, we explore the ramifications of Facebook’s upcoming Clear History tool and…
    - 2 days ago, 18 May 19, 6:00am -
  • How to Use IGTV for Marketers

    How to Use IGTV for Marketers

    Wondering how to use IGTV (Instagram TV) for marketing? Looking for a successful use case? To explore IGTV and how it can help your business, I interview Jasmine Star. Jasmine is an Instagram expert, professional photographer, and business strategist…
    - 3 days ago, 17 May 19, 6:00am -
  • 3 Image Tools for Marketers on a Budget

    3 Image Tools for Marketers on a Budget

    Do you need to create professional-looking images for your social media marketing? Looking for mobile and desktop tools to help? In this article, you’ll discover three affordable image design tools for marketers. #1: Create the Perfectly Sized Imag…
    - 5 days ago, 15 May 19, 6:00am -
  • How to Use Twitter Media Studio to Improve Your Video Marketing

    How to Use Twitter Media Studio to Improve Your Video Marketing

    Want more views for your Twitter videos? Curious how Twitter Media Studio can help optimize your video tweets? In this article, you’ll learn how to use Twitter Media Studio to improve the performance of the videos you publish on Twitter. What Is Tw…
    - 6 days ago, 14 May 19, 6:00am -
  • How to Research Your Competitors’ Facebook Ads

    How to Research Your Competitors’ Facebook Ads

    Want to know more about your competitors’ Facebook ad campaigns? Wondering how to study their ad strategy? In this article, you’ll discover six ways to research your competitors’ Facebook advertising campaigns and discover creative ideas for yo…
    - 7 days ago, 13 May 19, 6:00am -

Convince and Convert

Social Media Explorer

  • 3 Digital Marketing Techniques to Get Brand Exposure

    3 Digital Marketing Techniques to Get Brand Exposure

    Every brand develops in its own unique way. However, successful businesses share common marketing elements. If our blog has taught you anything, you know social media advertising is a must-do for small and large companies...read moreThe post 3 Digi…
    - 20 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • Social Media Rehab: 3 Tips on Fighting Social Media Addiction

    Social Media Rehab: 3 Tips on Fighting Social Media Addiction

    With the rise of social media has come the rise of social media addiction. It’s easy to overlook social media and internet addiction. In comparison to opioid addictions, it seems harmless. However, when social media...read moreThe post Social Med…
    - 19 Sep 17, 10:46am -
  • How Doctors Are Using Social Media to Get Ahead

    How Doctors Are Using Social Media to Get Ahead

    An active social media presence is starting to become mandatory across many different industries, especially as more leaders realize its potential for improving services and attracting clients. Even the healthcare industry, which is notoriously slow.…
    - 18 Sep 17, 10:17am -
  • 6 Signs Your Internship Isn’t Going to Land You a Job

    6 Signs Your Internship Isn’t Going to Land You a Job

    Internships are bittersweet. They offer great opportunities to get experience in the field and build professional connections, but they don’t automatically guarantee employment. When interning, your objective should be to pad your resume with quali…
    - 18 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • How to Build a Roadmap for Customer Loyalty

    How to Build a Roadmap for Customer Loyalty

    In many industries, converting a consumer isn’t enough. Brands like Coca-Cola and Starbucks rely on loyal customers to keep buying their products. Any company that banks on customer loyalty has to deliver quality experiences over...read moreThe p…
    - 14 Sep 17, 2:30pm -

Pro Blogger

  • How to Grow Your Blog’s Traffic and Income by Setting Goals

    How to Grow Your Blog’s Traffic and Income by Setting Goals

    The post How to Grow Your Blog’s Traffic and Income by Setting Goals appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 135 of the ProBlogger podcast. What does it take to make a full-time living for your blog? I know some bloggers who ma…
    - 4 days ago, 16 May 19, 8:30am -
  • The Secrets of Making Money Blogging

    The Secrets of Making Money Blogging

    The post The Secrets of Making Money Blogging appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 133 of the ProBlogger podcast. In interviews I often get asked something like, “What’s your number one secret to making money online?” Th…
    - 11 days ago, 9 May 19, 8:30am -
  • How to Build Hundreds of Links to Your Blog in 5 Minutes a Day

    How to Build Hundreds of Links to Your Blog in 5 Minutes a Day

    The post How to Build Hundreds of Links to Your Blog in 5 Minutes a Day appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 159 of the ProBlogger podcast. Incoming links to your blog are vital. They not only drive traffic to your blog from o…
    - 18 days ago, 2 May 19, 8:30am -
  • How to Build Trust with Your Blog

    How to Build Trust with Your Blog

    The post How to Build Trust with Your Blog appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 151 of the ProBlogger podcast. “All things being equal, people will do business with and refer business to those people that they know, like, and…
    - 25 days ago, 25 Apr 19, 8:30am -
  • How Being a Good Listener Can Help You Write Effective Sales Copy

    How Being a Good Listener Can Help You Write Effective Sales Copy

    The post How Being a Good Listener Can Help You Write Effective Sales Copy appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 146 of the ProBlogger podcast. Before you start writing your sales page, promotional blog post, tweets or Facebook…
    - 32 days ago, 18 Apr 19, 8:30am -

Chris Brogan

  • You Don’t Have to LOVE Making Video – You Just Have to Make It

    You Don’t Have to LOVE Making Video – You Just Have to Make It

    I’ve been creating (almost) daily video lately on YouTube as part of an impromptu “challenge” with Joel Comm. The process is interesting because video is at once the hardest and also the easiest kind of content to create. I don’t necessarily…
    - 35 days ago, 15 Apr 19, 11:30am -
  • Maps From the Old World

    Maps From the Old World

    When I was growing up, the map was simple. You went to school, did what you could there, and went on from high school to either the military, a job, or college. You got one job. You found someone of the opposite sex and married, bought a house, a dog…
    - 39 days ago, 11 Apr 19, 1:12pm -
  • Sell Clean

    Sell Clean

    In July of 2006, I first learned of Humpy Wheeler, one of the foremost promotors of NASCAR. He was a guest on NPR’s news quiz show, “Wait Wait! Don’t Tell Me!” And what he did thrilled me. Sell Clean Humpy talked about running the motor speed…
    - 89 days ago, 20 Feb 19, 12:09pm -
  • We Don’t Want to Fit In. We Want to Belong

    We Don’t Want to Fit In. We Want to Belong

    There has been a big shift in how people interact with brands. In the old days, a product or service would show up on the scene, and we’d evaluate whether the product was something we could use. Sure, there were some products and brands where we fe…
    - 95 days ago, 13 Feb 19, 5:29pm -
  • Why Your Company Needs to Understand Memes

    Why Your Company Needs to Understand Memes

    This picture is my 13 year old son’s recent project. He printed out the Sunday funnies (we don’t get a newspaper so he went online and found some to print). Then, he chopped up each panel and sliced out each bit of dialog. Finally, he mixed them…
    - 28 Jan 19, 11:25am -

Social Fresh

  • The Full History of Social Media Innovations: 1997-2019

    The Full History of Social Media Innovations: 1997-2019

    We tend to think of Facebook, or maybe Myspace, as launching “social media” into the mainstream. And from there the social network was a fully formed concept that we’ve all used for the last 10-15 years to stay in touch with friends and make ne…
    - 25 days ago, 25 Apr 19, 3:45pm -
  • Win A VIP Trip To Social Fresh 2019

    Win A VIP Trip To Social Fresh 2019

    Contest is closed. Thank you to all who shared, interacted, and participated. Winners have been contacted via email. Congratulations to Betsy Howard for winning the Social Fresh 2019 Grand Prize Full VIP Prize! (Winners of the bonus prizes have been…
    - 46 days ago, 4 Apr 19, 2:17pm -
  • The MAU – A Dying Social Media Metric

    The MAU – A Dying Social Media Metric

    MAU, or Monthly Active Users, has been the main metric by which we measure the health and growth of social networks since before MySpace thought Facebook was just some college fad. It’s been the best shortcut for Wall Street and advertisers to gaug…
    - 48 days ago, 2 Apr 19, 10:24am -
  • How Does Snapchat Survive: A few humble suggestions.

    How Does Snapchat Survive: A few humble suggestions.

    Snapchat will turn 8 years old this year. And, to put it simply, the platform is struggling. Am I a Snapchat hater? No. I would love to see Snapchat succeed. We need MORE competition in the social media platform space, not less. But my honest take to…
    - 53 days ago, 28 Mar 19, 4:32pm -
  • Facebook Ads Are Dead, Long Live Facebook Ads.

    Facebook Ads Are Dead, Long Live Facebook Ads.

    What works and what withers in the realm of Facebook Ads is a constant game of testing, research, and adjustment. Beyond the usual tumult, Facebook made some significant changes to the platform this 2018 that require adjusting your strategy. Despite…
    - 4 Feb 19, 6:44pm -

Logic + Emotion

  • Digital Transformation Journey: An Infinite Loop

    Digital Transformation Journey: An Infinite Loop

    Last week I had the opportunity to both attend and participate at the Chief Digital Officer Forum in New York. If I had one macro take away from the conversations and topics covered—it was that a Digital Transformation Journey is...
    - 8 Jun 17, 2:39pm -
  • SXSW 2017: Should Age Diversity Matter?

    SXSW 2017: Should Age Diversity Matter?

    This was my tenth consecutive year attending SXSW. This means I started attending in my mid thirties during a very different time in tech, marketing and culture. There's no need to go into how different these things were or bask...
    - 15 Mar 17, 3:15pm -
  • When Should a Brand Take a Stand? When Values are Clearly Defined.

    When Should a Brand Take a Stand? When Values are Clearly Defined.

    Whether SNL knows it or not—they have just nailed the kinds of meetings marketing executives on both the brand and agency side will be having for the months if not years to come. While one team pitches "Cheeto executives" the...
    - 13 Feb 17, 4:57pm -
  • Superbowl Helps Brand Activism Go Mainstream

    Superbowl Helps Brand Activism Go Mainstream

    This year's Superbowl was historic on two accounts: 1. It is the first Superbowl to have ever been won in overtime 2. It will be known as the Superbowl that brought Brand Activism into the mainstream What Is Brand Activism?...
    - 6 Feb 17, 12:23pm -
  • In The Rush to Remain Relevant: Brands Must Reevaluate ROI

    In The Rush to Remain Relevant: Brands Must Reevaluate ROI

    If a brand is irrelevant in our lives—it is a brand on the decline. Some brands have to work harder than others to remain relevant. Google, Facebook, Apple, Amazon and other brands that we interact with on an hourly, daily...
    - 5 Feb 17, 5:26pm -

Brian Solis

Social Media Today

Chris Pirillo

  • What Happened to the Podcast?
    Nothing, really. Send in a voice message:https://anchor.fm/chrispirillo/message
    - 17 Apr 18, 3:17pm -
  • How Real People Talk Of Tech
    Admit it: you didn't realize that I switched from publishing a podcast daily to weekly until this very moment. Send in a voice message:https://anchor.fm/chrispirillo/message
    - 3 Dec 17, 11:50pm -
  • The Value of More Than Free
    How much is this podcast worth to you? Send in a voice message:https://anchor.fm/chrispirillo/message
    - 24 Nov 17, 11:31pm -
  • Google Is Going To Be Google
    So, the last thing you want to do is get mad at Google for doing what Google usually does. Apparently, people are mad for Google doing what it usually does. Send in a voice message:https://anchor.fm/chrispirillo/message
    - 23 Nov 17, 7:09pm -
  • You Can Play That Again
    Go ahead. Ask me a question that I have already answered in this podcast. I dare you. Send in a voice message:https://anchor.fm/chrispirillo/message
    - 22 Nov 17, 3:45pm -

Social Times

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