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How the FTC’s New Disclosure Ruling Affects Social Media Marketers & Influencer Marketing Strategies

How the FTC’s New Disclosure Ruling Affects Social Media Marketers & Influencer Marketing Strategies was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. Reaching out to influencers is a public relations tactic as old as time. But a whole boutique marketing industry has cropped up in the last few years as more …

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The Social Media Wish List: A Community Manager’s Top 10 Pet Peeves

The Social Media Wish List: A Community Manager’s Top 10 Pet Peeves was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. When it comes to social media marketing and community management, it’s not always sunshine and hashtags. When you post daily, ad infinitum, there are little things that just can’t help but …

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News Reporting in the Age of Social Media

Rasha is a video maker whose depiction of war-torn Syria has become a YouTube hit. You may well have seen her satirical videos that comment on life in her city of Aleppo where she’s unable to go to school because of the unfolding destruction. She’s just nine years old. More and more, people like Rasha …

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News Reporting in the Age of Social Media

Rasha is a video maker whose depiction of war-torn Syria has become a YouTube hit. You may well have seen her satirical videos that comment on life in her city of Aleppo where she’s unable to go to school because of the unfolding destruction. She’s just nine years old. More and more, people like Rasha …

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How Social Media Changed SEO And Why Your Business Can’t Thrive Without It by @stoneyd

Many people ask the question, “Is social media necessary to get good search engine rankings?” In my opinion, they are starting with the wrong question. I think the die has already been cast on the importance of social media and whether or not it should be an integral part of SEO. (It should.) The real question …

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Google’s Knowledge Graph Finally Shows Social Networks Not Named Google+

Years after a controversy over a decision to promote its own social network, Google+, in search results, Google has begun linking to other social networks in its Knowledge Graph. As first spotted by Bernd Rubel and reported by Search Engine Roundtable, Google is now showing icons for social sites… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search …

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User Behavior, SEO Audits, Social Media: #StateofSearch 2014 Day One Recap by @wonderwall7

Day one at the Dallas-Ft. Worth Search Engine Marketing Association‘s State of Search conference was a full day: ten sessions plus a morning keynote by Marty Weintraub, Founder of AimClear. Tracks included SEO, PPC, Social Media, and Local SEO. Below is a brief round-up of some of the sessions I had the opportunity to attend …

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Why to Become a Social Media Network Early Adopter?

This autumn has introduced us to the new social media platforms – Ello and Tsu – both predicted to be Facebook killers (which we are all understandably skeptical about). But the dubious potential to kill Facebook isn’t really why both startups spur my interest: They both bring something new to the table, something that can …

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2014 SMX Social Media Marketing Conference Preview

In less than two weeks, the editorial staff from Search Engine Land and our sister site Marketing Land will host the 4th annual SMX Social Media Marketing conference (November 19-20th) at the ARIA Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. For this year’s lineup, in addition to strategic… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

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What is Social Marketing?

For the longest time, the idea of marketing has been entwined with persuading people to buy a product or avail of a service for a profit. This outlook does not make it immediately apparent that marketing and all its techniques and methods can be used to push for an agenda that is not commercially-oriented but… …

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Win a Trip for 2 to SMX Social in Las Vegas

Test your social marketing IQ- Take the SMX Biggest Social Geek quiz. Answer the most questions correctly in the shortest amount of time and you could win a trip for 2 to SMX Social in Las Vegas plus your choice of an iPad Mini, PlayStation 4, or Xbox One. At SMX Social, you’ll learn proven… …

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Get What’s New/What Works at SMX Social Media Marketing

You’ll Learn Paid, Earned & Owned Tactics to Foster Engagement, Drive Sales & Achieve Your 2015 Marketing Objectives With over 200 million users and 55 million photos posted daily, Instagram is the fastest growing social network. Since being acquired by Yahoo in May, Tumblr has seen growth… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & …

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Why Social Signals Haven’t Killed Links Yet

Countless articles have been written over the past few years about the influence of social signals on SEO, with many site operators completely changing their strategy as a result. But what role do social signals play? Are they a significant ranking factor or just another industry buzzword? It is quite easy to want to dismiss… …

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Ad-free Social Network Ello Raises $5.5 Million In New Venture Funding by @mattsouthern

Ello, the new social network that whose mandate is to never display ads or sell user data, just completed a round of venture funding where they raised $ 5.5 million. Re/code originally reported this news, which they received from Ello CEO Paul Budnitz. According to Budnitz, the funding will be put towards building the back-end …

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The Top 4 Opportunities to Leverage SEO & Social Media

Social media and the search engines are intrinsically connected which presents a unique opportunity to leverage both marketing channels to help grow your business. The major search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing take hundreds of factors into consideration when ranking a website to relevant searches. Social media has become another one of the factors… …

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