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  • newTwitter Introduces Conversation Insights and Upcoming Features for 2020

    Twitter Introduces Conversation Insights and Upcoming Features for 2020

    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 this week’s Social Media Marketing Talk Show, we explore Twitter’s newest conversation to…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Nov 19, 6:00am -
  • Facebook Ads Strategy: A New Approach for a Competitive Marketplace

    Facebook Ads Strategy: A New Approach for a Competitive Marketplace

    Have your Facebook ads stopped working? Wondering what needs to change? To explore a new approach to Facebook ads strategy, I interview Nicholas Kusmich on the Social Media Marketing Podcast. Nicholas is a Facebook ads strategist with H2H Media Group…
    - 3 days ago, 15 Nov 19, 6:00am -
  • How to Create an Instagram Content Strategy With User-Generated Content

    How to Create an Instagram Content Strategy With User-Generated Content

    Are you struggling to come up with Instagram content ideas? Wondering how to turn brand mentions into content for Instagram? In this article, you’ll learn how to develop a customer-centered user-generated Instagram content strategy. Why Include Use…
    - 5 days ago, 13 Nov 19, 6:00am -
  • How to Create a YouTube Sales Funnel

    How to Create a YouTube Sales Funnel

    Want more customers from YouTube? Wondering what types of YouTube videos you need to make? In this article, you’ll discover different types of videos to create for a YouTube sales funnel. How to Use Video in a YouTube Sales Funnel Building a YouTub…
    - 6 days ago, 12 Nov 19, 6:00am -
  • How to Analyze Your Facebook Ad Performance: 9 Ways

    How to Analyze Your Facebook Ad Performance: 9 Ways

    Are your Facebook ads working for you? Wondering which metrics you should be tracking? In this article, you’ll discover nine ways to analyze and assess the performance of your Instagram and Facebook ad campaigns. #1: Assess Awareness When you’re…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Nov 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 I Lived Off ProBlogger for 2 Years and Made $50,000+ in 3 Months

    How I Lived Off ProBlogger for 2 Years and Made $50,000+ in 3 Months

    The post How I Lived Off ProBlogger for 2 Years and Made $50,000+ in 3 Months appeared first on ProBlogger.The last three years have been full of memorable events, both personal and professional. While I’ve been in the content creation field for a…
    - 4 days ago, 14 Nov 19, 6:30am -
  • Five Places to Find Work as a Paid Blogger

    Five Places to Find Work as a Paid Blogger

    The post Five Places to Find Work as a Paid Blogger appeared first on ProBlogger.If you’re interested in paid blogging, you might be wondering where to find work. Do you need to know the right people? Should you hang out at conferences, hoping to…
    - 11 days ago, 7 Nov 19, 6:30am -
  • Seven Important Things I’ve Learnt from Eleven Years of Freelance Blogging

    Seven Important Things I’ve Learnt from Eleven Years of Freelance Blogging

    The post Seven Important Things I’ve Learnt from Eleven Years of Freelance Blogging appeared first on ProBlogger.Have you ever thought of giving paid blogging a go? Maybe you see it as a means to an end, or perhaps a handy way to make some extra m…
    - 18 days ago, 31 Oct 19, 7:30am -
  • Is Your Blog Draining Your Bank Account? Here’s How Freelance Blogging Could Help

    Is Your Blog Draining Your Bank Account? Here’s How Freelance Blogging Could Help

    The post Is Your Blog Draining Your Bank Account? Here’s How Freelance Blogging Could Help appeared first on ProBlogger.Blogging can get expensive pretty fast. Buying a domain name is relatively cheap – often no more than $10. But after that the…
    - 25 days ago, 24 Oct 19, 9:30am -
  • What’s a Membership Site … and Should You Create One?

    What’s a Membership Site … and Should You Create One?

    The post What’s a Membership Site … and Should You Create One? appeared first on ProBlogger.Do you wish you could make steady income from your blog? Maybe your advertising revenue has peaks and troughs. Sure, it’s great to have that chunk of m…
    - 32 days ago, 17 Oct 19, 7:30am -

Chris Brogan

  • 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…
    - 70 days ago, 9 Sep 19, 9:02am -
  • Marketing in the Faster World

    Marketing in the Faster World

    A few weeks back, Jac and I took a week’s vacation in the woods, with no access to our devices or the Internet. There was electricity and water and a small fridge, but there was also the basic requirement that if you wanted a meal, you had to start…
    - 76 days ago, 3 Sep 19, 9:11am -
  • Send It

    Send It

    What comes next is production. We want something to chew on. We want to sing along. We want it to make sense in our lives. We want to know all the words. We want to collect it. And then We want to take it, modify it, make it ours, do our own version.…
    - 77 days ago, 1 Sep 19, 11:34pm -
  • Skills for the Coming Years

    Skills for the Coming Years

    I was asked which skills would be important for business professionals in the coming years, a question I love because I definitely read every article that came out giving me this guidance when I was young and hungry in business. (By this, I mean I st…
    - 79 days ago, 31 Aug 19, 7:41am -
  • Is There Any Value in Blogging and Podcasting and All That Media?

    Is There Any Value in Blogging and Podcasting and All That Media?

    The technology behind building a blog or a podcast or a newsletter is easier to operate than ever before. You can get started for very low money and it doesn’t require a boat load of technical skill either. But the two questions you should ask your…
    - 80 days ago, 30 Aug 19, 9:02am -

Social Fresh

  • Are “stories” really the future of social media?

    Are “stories” really the future of social media?

    Snapchat launched to the world in 2011 as a weird sexting chat app. Remember that? Then in 2013, Snapchat gifted the world with stories and changed social media forever. Last quarter Zuckerberg and company reported that Facebook “stories” had 500…
    - 13 Jun 19, 8:56am -
  • 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 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…
    - 4 Apr 19, 2:17pm -
  • 2019 Social Media Trends that didn’t exist 5 years ago

    2019 Social Media Trends that didn’t exist 5 years ago

    81% of the entire US is online. We’re clicking like, favorite, comment every day. Some of us for hours a day. Because of the diversity of that audience, social media trends are changing rapidly. As a social media professional you know what works to…
    - 4 Apr 19, 11:41am -
  • 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…
    - 2 Apr 19, 10:24am -

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

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Social Times

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