Social Media Marketing

10 Essential Rules for Effective LinkedIn Marketing

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jan 12, 2017
  • By Luana Spinetti
LinkedIn can count on a smaller user base compared to Facebook and Twitter, but the numbers are still relevant for bloggers and social media managers, especially if the niche or industry is B2B. Accor…

Save Time and Effort by Using Blog2Social for Social Media Marketing

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jan 06, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
Not too long ago, I wrote an article about cross-promoting on social media to save time and gain traction. After checking out Blog2Social, I think this tool would be extremely helpful in helping you c…

How to Improve Facebook Engagement in 2016

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Dec 13, 2016
  • By Gina Badalaty
Facebook is an excellent, cost efficient marketing tool for publishers and bloggers, but it’s also a hotbed of rumor, hearsay and controversy over what you allegedly can or cannot do. There are …

Smart Cross Social Media Marketing for Bloggers

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
You’ve probably heard it said that social media marketing is really just about developing a relationship with others on social media and then holding a conversation. This is always a good starting poi…

WHSR Twitter Chat Recap: Blog Smarter and Stay Productive to Grow Blog Traffic

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Dec 10, 2016
  • By Jason Chow
Twitter chat is a conversation between a group of people on Twitter. People tweet and answer using a specific hashtag. This helps to keep the conversation organized and easy to follow. WHSR has starte…

Become an Industry Thought Leader With Twitter Chats

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated May 20, 2015
  • By KeriLynn Engel
“Thought leadership” might be the most popular buzzword of the day, but the idea behind it is anything but meaningless jargon. Popular terminology becomes cliche for a reason. Everyone is talking abou…

Which Social Media Platform Should Your Business Be On?

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated May 06, 2015
  • By KeriLynn Engel
Overwhelmed by the idea of social media marketing for your business? Maybe you feel stretched thin across all your social media accounts, or haven’t even gotten started yet because you’re frozen by “a…

How To Get Better Twitter Engagement in 2015

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jan 30, 2015
  • By Gina Badalaty
If you’re an experienced blogger, you may find yourself focusing so much on Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram that you believe Twitter is dead. If you are a new blogger, you may be overwhelmed by too …
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Top 5 Little Known Social Media Sites You May Have Overlooked

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Nov 05, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Think back to five or six years ago. Who were the networking giants online? People hadn’t heard of Instagram (growing in popularity with young people today) and many didn’t know how to twe…
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A Survey of SMM and What Days Are Good Days to Market

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Oct 07, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Writers and business owners are constantly looking for a way to get a leg up on the competition when it comes to social media marketing (SMM). Most businesses have a presence on social media these day…
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Big Data: Why Your Brand Needs It

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Sep 25, 2014
  • By Mike Beauchamp
When it comes to data more is always better; and thanks to advances in software big data is now manageable. Imagine a room full of people who all have to answer your questions, anonymously. That’s the…

4 Ways To Generate Leads With A Premium LinkedIn Profile

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Aug 24, 2014
  • By Dan Virgillito
In this cold, hard, competitive online world, everyone is looking to generate leads. And that’s understandable… your business sulks without leads… no sales, no revenue, no nothin’. Before you even thi…
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18 Instant Tips to Smarter SMM Strategies

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Aug 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Realizing that it isn’t a trend going away anytime soon, more and more businesses are starting to utilize social media for marketing. Social Media Examiner recently released their 2014 Social Me…
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7 Surefire Ways to Have a Successful Social Media Sweepstakes Campaign

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jul 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
One way that companies reach out to those on social media is by offering contests. There are a couple of things you need to keep in mind when holding a contest. First, you don’t want to fall und…
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Top 7 Things I Learned at the iRetreat 2014 Blogger Conference

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jul 07, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
This week I had the pleasure of attending iRetreat 2014. This intimate conference has been around since 2011, when it was called Reviewer’s Retreat and focused on supporting product reviewers. It’s st…

The Top 7 Mistakes in Google+ Engagement

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jun 21, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Recently, I set out to attract more Google+ visitors. I did not succeed too well – in fact, I actually ended up making more headway on Instagram AND the elusive Facebook – but I thought my failures co…