Social Marketing Strategy

social media management tools

Tools for Social Media Management

I have discussed in my social media series the basics of using social media for your messaging, the importance of communicating clearly, securing your social media with passwords and policies, and training your social media manager to know the industry. Now it’s time to get to the essential thing…

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Digital Word of Mouth

Social media has leveled the playing field for all businesses, large and small. Executed properly, any business can reach a large target audience with the help of great content. I want to focus primarily on the smaller type of businesses for this article. Think your typical CI dealer. A…

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viral marketing

How to Go Viral

Viral marketing is when someone creates a video or visual content that resonates with their target audience. That content is shared to the point that it spreads like fire across social media. Viral marketing campaigns sometimes even make the national news. A campaign that goes viral means a company’s…

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Best Practices | Social Media Management

Whether you outsource your social media management or hire a dedicated employee to handle your business’s social media needs, certain practices need to be in place. The following is a list of recommended best practices that should form the basis of your organization’s social media management checklist: Make sure…

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Search engine optimization

7 Steps to Improve Your SEO

Improve your SEO with these seven tips My good friend Veronica Esbona wrote this excellent article for Technology Insider Group’s newsletter last week on search engine optimization. With her permission, I am sharing her article on my blog because these tips explain everything you need to know about SEO for…

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Facebook

Facebook Might be Down, But Not Out!

You’re probably aware that Facebook’s stock price took a beating this week. According to the pundits and financial geeks, FB is running out of potential new customers and has no upside growth potential. That all may be well and true, but for now, today, in the immediate future, don’t turn…

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Social Media Manager

Why You Need A Social Media Manager

I’ve long championed the actual day-to-day management of your social channels.  By someone who understands the ins and outs of social and how to test and analyze the analytics behind the scene. Case in point, a recent monthly report I prepared for a client. This company has been a client…

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Social Media Management Tips

An issue came up this week while I was onboarding a new client. They spent thousands of dollars on a new website, have built up some impressive social media numbers and hired me to manage and enhance their messaging. I requested login information and to be set up with…

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