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How Can Social Media Help Your Business?

It is hard to believe that anyone isn’t really on board with social media, but a lot of businesses haven’t quite managed to settle of a solid strategy. Small or local businesses in particular tend to create a page, and never come up with a cohesive way to work it to their advantage. Hiring an …

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Balancing Social Media, Ad Blocking and Google, Google and More Google!

This week we’re covering a little social media, a little paid advertising but it’s mostly a lot of analyzing Google from the business side to the ranking side. The Search Juggernaut is often under public scrutiny for what it’s doing and what it wants from Webmasters. This week our threads are full of different discussions …

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Social Media Fails: How Not to Ruin Your Campaign by @Lingo24

It seems like everyone’s into social media marketing these days. Social marketing budgets are set to double over the next five years, although there continues to be a certain amount of confusion about exactly what a campaign can and should be expected to achieve. On the one hand, social media has given businesses a whole …

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How to Master Social Listening: Lessons from IKEA

This guest post comes from Marcus Beard at Brandwatch. Read on for a case study on the company’s work with IKEA.   The best solutions to company-wide issues are unavoidable and impossible to ignore. With the ability to break down a bedside table into three slot-together pieces, IKEA appear to possess the engineering prestige usually reserved …

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What’s the Best Way to Spend 30 Minutes of Your Time on Social Media Marketing? by @kevanlee

Social media management can be a full-time job, and even for those who do social along with any number of other tasks, social media marketing can still take 10 or more hours every week. So what would you do if you only had 30 minutes to spend on social media? How would you prioritize your …

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Instagram The Fastest Growing Social Network, Facebook The Most Engaged, + More Stats by @mattsouthern

New data from Pew Research Internet Project finds that while Facebook is still the most popular social media site, Instagram is by far the fastest growing. When it comes to attracting new users, no one can touch Instagram right now. The amount U.S. adults using Instagram grew nine percent over 2014 — mean that 26 percent …

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Drive Social, Spike Traffic: Social Media’s Affect on SEO

Drive Social, Spike Traffic: Social Media’s Affect on SEO was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. Yesterday, Bruce Clay, Inc. hosted the first #SEOchat of 2015 and the topic inspired hot conversation. “Drive Social, Spike Traffic” honed in on the impact of social media on SEO initiatives. Guests, including some …

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How Social Media Automation Can Cut Your Sharing Time in Half by @kevanlee

Imagine taking a week off at the beach while your social media profiles hummed along without missing a beat. One of the greatest social media superpowers you hold—as an individual, a brand, or an agency—is the ability to control time. With the right tool, you can post into the future so that the next two days, …

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This Month in #SocialMedia: December 2014 Social Media News by @thebigdebowski

The year is coming to close, and a few social networks unveiled some noteworthy updates. In case you missed any, here’s a recap of some of the major social media announcements from December 2014. Facebook Facebook announced the launch of call-to-action buttons for business pages. The buttons intended to direct visitors to a destination of …

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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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