Social media is not only a great platform for social interactions: it’s ideal for digital marketing, and there’s a plethora of social media statistics floating around the Internet. I have combined a list of ten essential facts you should keep in mind when using social media to market your business.
Social Media Marketing
In a super-saturated world of digital interaction, standing out on social media is far from easy. But the brands that do it right are the ones that get noticed and come out on top. I’m talking about the big risk-takers, the laughter-makers and the finger-shakers.
The following social media campaigns deserve a big nod for their ballsy execution and resulting success. Take a look and get inspired – you won’t be disappointed.
Despite the lack of scientific proof to guarantee that your social media posts are shared extensively, viral posts share some common elements. Let’s explore four of these elements: what they are, and how they can differ from network to network…
Now more than ever we are seeing the relationship between TV and social media, and Twitter is the social network of choice for social media engagement during television programs. The 140-character limit, trending topics, and its quick-moving feed is ideal to get the most out of any programming, especially one centered around celebrities and musical performance.
The third largest social media network, Twitter is the “buzz generator” of the social media world. Often the place where people go for late-breaking news and updates, Twitter is ideal for any business, especially if that’s where your audience is. (I’m sure you’re wondering if your audience is even on Twitter, and to that I say, sign up and find out!)
But first, here’s a guide to being on Twitter – why you should be on it, what you should post, when you should post, how to build a following, who you should be following and how to sign up.
More than just having a business profile or page set up, it’s imperative for businesses to update and interact with their audience on social media.
With so many social networking sites out there, it can be confusing as to which sites a business should be present.
Social networks are likely the biggest phenomenon of our age. Their use has become an inevitability in social interactions, both business and personal alike. Pieces of information can spread like wildfire through social online channels where anyone can have their own voice heard, and this has opened many doors for less wealthy organizations and businesses with limited marketing budget.
In my last post, I talked about how you can use built-in analytics in Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest to tailor the content you create for and promote on those sites. You can also use Google Analytics to track your social media marketing efforts. Google Analytics allows you to delve way deeper into data than Twitter… Read more »
The internet has become saturated with billions of online videos making it increasingly difficult to locate high-value content. Rockpack, a new video curation platform, launched Wednesday, June 26, on iOS in an attempt to combat the Webâs growing discovery problem.
If youâre on Twitter, then youâre probably noticing an abundance of Vine videos. Vine is a free social media app that launched in January 2013 on iPhone and June 3rd 2013 on Android. It lets you record six-second videos, which play on a loop. Vine is user friendly and allows brands to be creative and innovative. Vine videos are so short and repeating that after a few views, the messages of the video clips get stuck in your head like a jingle does.
Why you should use Vine for promoting your business