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  • new9 Ways to Improve Your Marketing on LinkedIn

    9 Ways to Improve Your Marketing on LinkedIn

    Wondering how to get more out of LinkedIn? Are you using LinkedIn effectively? In this article, you’ll discover nine LinkedIn ideas to improve your networking and marketing. #1: Maintain Top-of-Mind Awareness With 1st-Level LinkedIn Connections Eve…
    - 19 hours ago, 30 Sep 20, 6:00am -
  • newHow to Analyze Facebook Live Video: A Marketing Tutorial

    How to Analyze Facebook Live Video: A Marketing Tutorial

    Wondering if your Facebook Live videos are working? Need a deeper understanding of your live video metrics? In this article, you’ll find a deep dive into Facebook Live video Insights in the Creator Studio dashboard. Discover which metrics actually…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Sep 20, 6:00am -
  • How to Grow Your Email List With Facebook Ads

    How to Grow Your Email List With Facebook Ads

    Want more email subscribers? Have you considered paying Facebook to help grow your list? In this article, you’ll discover how to improve the chances that you acquire and keep email subscribers. Why Combine Facebook Ads With an Email Nurture Sequenc…
    - 3 days ago, 28 Sep 20, 6:00am -
  • How to Build Your Brand on YouTube

    How to Build Your Brand on YouTube

    Want to do more with YouTube? Wondering how to compete with established YouTube channels? To explore how to build a brand on YouTube, I interview Salma Jafri on the Social Media Marketing Podcast. Salma is a video strategist and YouTube coach who spe…
    - 6 days ago, 25 Sep 20, 6:00am -
  • How to Use New Pinterest Features to Improve Your Marketing

    How to Use New Pinterest Features to Improve Your Marketing

    Want a better return on your Pinterest marketing efforts? Are you using all of the Pinterest features available to you? In this article, you’ll discover how to use three valuable Pinterest features to enhance the customer journey. Explore the Newes…
    - 8 days ago, 23 Sep 20, 6:00am -

Convince and Convert

  • 4 Noteworthy Lead Conversion Trends: Research and Charts

    4 Noteworthy Lead Conversion Trends: Research and Charts

    With a myriad of marketing tactics at our disposal, cool marketing technology that can track performance and automate campaigns, and countless strategies and processes to optimize marketing, sometimes we can’t see the forest for the trees. For many…
    - 59 days ago, 3 Aug 20, 6:00am -
  • How to Write Perfect Page Titles and Headlines (7 Tools to Help Make it Happen)

    How to Write Perfect Page Titles and Headlines (7 Tools to Help Make it Happen)

    What’s your biggest challenge when writing an article? If it’s crafting a great headline (which is also going to be the page title), then this list of tools is right for you! The page title is the most important on-page element that is prominentl…
    - 66 days ago, 27 Jul 20, 8:07am -
  • How to Collect the Right Data to Boost Your Marketing

    How to Collect the Right Data to Boost Your Marketing

    This is the second of a three-part series delving into the process for selection and preparation for CRM + marketing automation implementation. In this installment, we delve deeper into the importance of data, the four categories of data, and how thi…
    - 68 days ago, 25 Jul 20, 10:00am -
  • B2B SEO: Three Essential Strategies to Generate High-Quality Leads

    B2B SEO: Three Essential Strategies to Generate High-Quality Leads

    Organic search has an amazing ability to send targeted traffic on a continuous basis, but it is getting harder and harder to build an organic search presence. There are many factors at play here, including the higher competition in just about any bus…
    - 95 days ago, 28 Jun 20, 9:00am -
  • How to Choose a Marketing Automation Platform

    How to Choose a Marketing Automation Platform

    One of the initiatives I work on with our clients here at Convince & Convert is marketing automation vendor selection. Based on our experience in this space, here is the process we use to choose the best marketing automation platform for your busines…
    - 22 Jun 20, 10:17am -

Social Media Explorer

Pro Blogger

  • How to Decide Where to Spend Your Blogging Time

    How to Decide Where to Spend Your Blogging Time

    The post How to Decide Where to Spend Your Blogging Time appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 65 of the ProBlogger podcast. A lot of people ask me how I manage to fit everything in – blogging, social media, speaking appearan…
    - 7 days ago, 24 Sep 20, 8:45am -
  • How to Edit Your Blog Posts in 7 Simple Steps

    How to Edit Your Blog Posts in 7 Simple Steps

    The post How to Edit Your Blog Posts in 7 Simple Steps appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 168 of the ProBlogger podcast. We often talk about being a great writer. But most great writers are also great editors, because chances…
    - 21 days ago, 10 Sep 20, 8:50am -
  • 7 Ways to Build a Community Around Your Blog

    7 Ways to Build a Community Around Your Blog

    The post 7 Ways to Build a Community Around Your Blog appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 61 of the ProBlogger podcast. Last week I talked about building a community around your blog, and how it can benefit you as much as it…
    - 28 days ago, 3 Sep 20, 8:00am -
  • 9 Reasons Why You Should Build a Community Around Your Blog

    9 Reasons Why You Should Build a Community Around Your Blog

    The post 9 Reasons Why You Should Build a Community Around Your Blog appeared first on ProBlogger.This post is based on episode 60 of the ProBlogger podcast. One of the most common questions I hear from my readers is “How do I get my readers to i…
    - 35 days ago, 27 Aug 20, 8:00am -
  • 15 Ways to Keep Readers on Your Blog

    15 Ways to Keep Readers on Your Blog

    The post 15 Ways to Keep Readers on Your Blog appeared first on ProBlogger.This blog post is based on episode 35 of the ProBlogger podcast. With so many websites out there all competing for people’s attention, you need to try to grab people’s a…
    - 42 days ago, 20 Aug 20, 8:00am -

Chris Brogan

  • People Need Brevity in Stories in 2020 and Beyond

    People Need Brevity in Stories in 2020 and Beyond

    It seems that when people try to communicate, they mostly try to push the most stuff they can into our heads at one time. We say that business storytelling is very important but we don’t teach people how to do it. In the absence of instructions, a…
    - 2 Mar 20, 1:14pm -
  • Why Business Storytelling is a Necessary Tool for 2020 and Beyond

    Why Business Storytelling is a Necessary Tool for 2020 and Beyond

    Whenever someone tells you “stories are an important part of leadership,” you do what most people do: you nod and shrug and wonder what the heck anyone means by that. And yet, we use stories informally every day. Your business meeting with prospe…
    - 7 Jan 20, 12:04pm -
  • My 3 Words for 2020

    My 3 Words for 2020

    Happy 2020! Since 2006, I’ve been recommending that people choose 3 words to guide their actions and choices over the year to come. With over 13 years of experience and more to come, I want to share with you how this works because I want you to cho…
    - 1 Jan 20, 4:30am -
  • Mitch Joel is a Wizard

    Mitch Joel is a Wizard

    I did a 3 part video series with my pal, Mitch Joel. He’s so smart and I just wanted to dig in and get his smarts. You’ll learn so much if you dig into these!The post Mitch Joel is a Wizard appeared first on Chris Brogan Media: StoryLeader.
    - 12 Dec 19, 1:44pm -
  • How Do You Absorb Information Best?

    How Do You Absorb Information Best?

    I just released a new episode of my podcast, the first in a little while. Just before I hit record, I decided to also record it as a video show (and I use the term “show” loosely as it’s just a multi-camera talking head thing). But I did it for…
    - 9 Sep 19, 9:02am -

Social Fresh

  • Lessons Learned From Hosting A Virtual Conference

    Lessons Learned From Hosting A Virtual Conference

    It turns out that running a live events company during a pandemic is not optimal. Like many other companies, we had to adapt. In the last week of April, we launched tickets for our virtual conference, Social Fresh X. We moved quickly to host a virtua…
    - 70 days ago, 22 Jul 20, 4:46pm -
  • Facebook Boycott: How To Pivot Your Ad Dollars #StopHateForProfit

    Facebook Boycott: How To Pivot Your Ad Dollars #StopHateForProfit

    Facebook’s 3 billion monthly users is larger than any country, organization, or religion in the history of humanity. With that size comes influence. And responsibility. Social networks, Facebook especially, have a responsibility to reduce their neg…
    - 95 days ago, 27 Jun 20, 2:37pm -
  • The Social Media Technology Pyramid

    The Social Media Technology Pyramid

    What makes each social network different is the type of content created, how that content is created, and why that content is created. Consumers share a large variety of content for different reasons on different social networks. And social media pla…
    - 25 Mar 20, 8:12am -
  • How To Adjust Your Social Media Marketing During Coronavirus

    How To Adjust Your Social Media Marketing During Coronavirus

    Marketing in the age of coronavirus can feel like shouting into the ether. It’s an unprecedented time for many folks (and their business models) to say the least. Fear, stress, and uncertainty is a universal tax on all of us. And yet, there is stil…
    - 12 Mar 20, 1:36pm -
  • Seek Surprises in Your Instagram Data

    Seek Surprises in Your Instagram Data

    At our 2015 conference, I talked on stage about the large shift we were seeing in Instagram becoming the most important social network for brands going forward. In large part, that is still true today. On recent episode of The Social Toolkit podcast,…
    - 4 Feb 20, 6:00am -

Logic + Emotion

  • newWhat They Don't Tell You About Life "In-Between"

    What They Don't Tell You About Life "In-Between"

    It's been just over three months since I've had a place of full-time employment to call home. As I previously mentioned, this has been a first-time experience having gone from one professional opportunity to another without much of a break...
    - 11 hours ago, 30 Sep 20, 1:57pm -
  • My New Normal

    My New Normal

    Friday will be my last day at the labor of love of a company where I spent nearly eleven years working with some of the brightest minds, world-class clients, and companies this planet has to offer. Like many others, COVID-19...
    - 3 Jun 20, 6:54pm -
  • This Too Shall Pass

    This Too Shall Pass

    In my younger years, I found myself working at a digital agency during the height of the dotcom bubble burst. This was the early 2000s. We closed offices, let people go and grappled with the fact that the economy we...
    - 13 Mar 20, 10:49am -
  • Investing In The Future Is Investing In Yourself

    Investing In The Future Is Investing In Yourself

    Recently, I spent an hour with a colleague who is just starting out in his career and wanted to learn more about what I do, how I do it and how he can apply that knowledge to his exploration of...
    - 9 Mar 20, 12:30pm -
  • The Gift of Saying No

    The Gift of Saying No

    If I’m really being honest with myself, one of my greatest opportunities for career development is that I say yes too much. It is, in fact, possible to say yes too much. I’ve gotten much better at selectively saying no...
    - 6 Mar 20, 1:11pm -

Brian Solis

Social Media Today

Chris Pirillo

Social Times

Scobleizer

  • Getting ready for VMworld with AI deep dive with 14-year employee
    Business of the future will need to be more predictive. That’s what VMware’s Justin Murray, a long-time VMware employee told me here as he explained the latest in AI and Machine Learning that he’s seeing evolve. The folks who run VMware’s hug…
    - 8 days ago, 23 Sep 20, 10:56am -
  • Tech’s new “Digital Gods:” humans will soon be deeply integrated with tech
    I used to joke with friends that Silicon Valley was done disrupting taxi companies and that we were going after God next. On my summer mostly away from social media I’m taking a fresh look at predictions I’ve made for the last two decades in four…
    - 69 days ago, 23 Jul 20, 5:52pm -
  • Our latest tech book gets five-star Amazon ranking

    Our latest tech book gets five-star Amazon ranking

    “The Infinite Retina,” is my fourth book that predicts decade-long trends. This one, written with Irena Cronin, represents a decade of work and is getting the best Amazon reviews of all of them. Qualcomm’s head of AR/VR, Hugo Swart, wrote “it…
    - 73 days ago, 20 Jul 20, 2:19am -
  • My dad’s letter to kids of the future

    My dad’s letter to kids of the future

    Two weeks ago my dad died. We had a year warning that day was coming, after he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer last July. We had more days with him than we expected. Which I was very grateful for. My dad took our family out of poverty. He grew u…
    - 86 days ago, 7 Jul 20, 2:55am -
  • A New Chapter Opens
    Our kids are about to close out their school year so it is a good time to think about our future plans. That isn’t the only chapter that’s closing in our lives. Here’s a few others: 1. Our book about the Spatial Computing industry “The Infini…
    - 9 Jun 20, 11:49am -