Social Media

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5 Social Media Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Social Media

5 Social Media Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Social media is the greatest fuel for fast growth ever but campaigns done poorly will still fizzle.
Brett Relander
Facebook Shares Social Strategies at First-Ever Small Business Boot Camp
Social Media

Facebook Shares Social Strategies at First-Ever Small Business Boot Camp

Roughly 900 local business owners attended the symposium, marking Facebook's first-ever effort to reach out to entrepreneurs face-to-face.
Geoff Weiss
A (Good) Picture Is Worth a Thousand (Text-Only) Posts
Social Media Marketing

A (Good) Picture Is Worth a Thousand (Text-Only) Posts

Word-of-mouth is no longer just about the words. A smart social-media policy brandishing photos can help varnish a business reputation.
Perry Evans
Want Your Brand Associated With Positivity? Snap a Pic, Ditch the Tweet.
Social Media Marketing

Want Your Brand Associated With Positivity? Snap a Pic, Ditch the Tweet.

New finding show that picture posts are four times more likely to provide warm and fuzzy feeling compared to text posts.
Laura Entis
Myspace is Emailing Embarrassing Old Photos to Lure Back Lapsed Users
Myspace

Myspace is Emailing Embarrassing Old Photos to Lure Back Lapsed Users

Some Myspace users -- who may be surprised to discover that the site still exists – have received alarming emails from the network with their old, embarrassing photos attached.
Geoff Weiss
Lessons From Top Brands on How to Rock on Instagram
Instagram

Lessons From Top Brands on How to Rock on Instagram

With big-name brands going all in on Instagram, entrepreneurs can learn a thing or two from these companies about how to engage with followers.
Lisa Hoover McGreevy
The 3 Keys to a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
Crowdfunding

The 3 Keys to a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

Planning, attention to detail and plenty of work are necessary for crowdfunding success. Like everything else.
Christopher Hawker
Clear Your Mind, Be the Brand and Take the Social-Media Spotlight
Social Media Marketing

Clear Your Mind, Be the Brand and Take the Social-Media Spotlight

When you're preparing a social-media strategy for a company, think of yourself as an actor about to get on stage.
Alice Martin
Are You Trying Too Hard on Social Media? This Website Will Let You Know.
Social Media

Are You Trying Too Hard on Social Media? This Website Will Let You Know.

This algorithm will help determine if you are annoying your followers and friends online or they want to see more of you.
Kate Taylor
New Dating App Startup Aims to Be the 'Thinking Person's Tinder'
Apps

New Dating App Startup Aims to Be the 'Thinking Person's Tinder'

A seven-man UK startup is looking to change the face of online dating with Loveflutter, which prizes personality as well as looks.
Geoff Weiss
The Top 5 Pinterest Marketing Myths
Pinterest

The Top 5 Pinterest Marketing Myths

Misconceptions about about this channel's popularity, what people are doing when they're pinning and how that relates to your company.
Charlotte Nichols
Hallelujah! Facebook Is Disabling This Majorly Annoying Feature.
Facebook

Hallelujah! Facebook Is Disabling This Majorly Annoying Feature.

The social network takes another step to clean up our news feeds.
Jason Fell
6 Tips for Expanding Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn
Linkedin

6 Tips for Expanding Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

If your personal brand is on LinkedIn this is just the first step to unlocking all of its potential.
3 Ways to Master the Hashtag
Hashtags

3 Ways to Master the Hashtag

#amIdoingthisright?
Ann Handley