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September, 2017

  • 14 September

    3 Key Elements To Know When Managing Multiple Social Media Accounts

    These days, as a brand or a small business, pull find yourself having to manage multiple social media accounts. Keeping those accounts organized and streamlined is important for the success of building your online presence. Here are three key elements you need to know when managing your social media accounts. Keep Your Online Profiles Consistent Keep the same brand name, ...

  • 5 September

    Snapchat Shows A 4% Quarterly Growth in Daily Active Users

    Snapchat has been hard at work trying to acquire new users and marketers to their platform. Alas based on the 2nd quarter reports, things are not going so well. Snapchat is showing a mere 4% growth in their active daily users – 173 million in total. That may not sound like a small number, but when you compare that with ...

August, 2017

  • 4 August

    Facebook News Feed Will Start Prioritizing Shared Links by Page Load Times

    The internet has been focused on load times and website speed for a long time now, and now Facebook is joining the bandwagon. In their latest newsroom post the social media giant announced yet another Facebook News Feed update which will focus on showing links to faster loading pages first. With this update, we’ll soon take into account the estimated ...

July, 2017

  • 25 July

    5 Reasons to Make Use Of Social Media Marketing in Business

    Getting the crowd to know the existence of a new business can be challenging, especially for Small-Medium Enterprises (SME’s) and Business Starters. The lack of proper study on the current trends and consideration on marketing networks can often place one’s business in the backseat. Ineffective marketing strategy has caused many financial losses to various different businesses in the form of ...

  • 10 July

    Promote Your Website By Adding Links To Your Snapchat Snaps!

    Snapchat has been working hard on developing new marketing tools for their platform. After-all with just 7% utilization across most online marketers – something had to be done. The introduction of OnDemand Geofilters was a great start, and now Snapchat has rolled out the ability to attach links to your snaps! Snapchat previously allowed only paid advertisers to utilize links ...

  • 6 July

    Facebook Introduces New Advertising & Audience Insights

    Analytics. Insights. However you want to call it – having the right data is crucial in making the right marketing decisions. Facebook knows this all too well, especially when a mere 42% of marketers feel like their Facebook efforts are working. As such the social network has announced the roll-out of several new metrics for Facebook Page Insights, which should ...

  • 5 July

    Infographic: Snapchat Used By Only 7% Of Marketers

    Even though Snapchat is considered to be the favorite social network for the young, the platform has not been seeing a whole lot of use by online marketers. According to a recent report by the Social Media Examiner, which is based on the replies of 5700 marketing professionals, Snapchat was used by a mere 7% of them in the first quarter of ...

June, 2017

  • 29 June

    Create Custom Snapchat Geofilters Easily From The Snapchat App

    Snapchat is extremely popular these days, with over 100 million users watching more than 6 billion Snapchat clips DAILY. With all those eyes, Snapchat geofilters have been a great way for businesses to obtain user-generated content and let their customers do the marketing work for them. In-fact when applied creatively, with some proper outside-the-box thinking, Snapchat geofilters can help you ...

  • 27 June

    Facebook Hits 2 Billion Active Monthly Users

    Earlier this morning Facebook hit a huge milestone. 2 billion active monthly users. 2 BILLION. 800 million of those people like something, and over 175 million people love something, daily. That’s a lot of activity, and yet another supporting point in why social media is so important for businesses. The growth is significant – considering that back in July of 2016 ...

  • 15 June

    Facebook Is Rolling Out Video Covers Instead of Photo Covers

    Facebook has been heavily focusing on video content for a while now. Recently they have started testing out letting pages utilize videos as their Facebook cover photo – which introduces some amazing new marketing opportunities. The new video cover starts to play as soon as a Facebook page loads, and works across desktop and mobile devices. Facebook hasn’t really made ...

  • 6 June

    Internet Trends 2017 Report Shows Slowing Internet Growth

    The State of the Internet Trends Report for 2017 has been published, showcasing some pretty interesting information. Global smartphone growth is slowing, along with general Internet growth. Ad blocking is up to 18% for desktop users in USA and 24% in Canada. Voice search is up to 20% of mobile queries. China and India remain huge growth opportunities. 52% of AdWords ...

May, 2017

  • 25 May

    News Is About To Become An Even Bigger Part of Your Facebook Newsfeed

    News is hitting Facebook in a major way. The social network just announced the roll out of several design changes meant to showcase trending news in more prominent ways. Even more than that – the new changes now let multiple publishers be showcased for a trending topic! The results page for a trending topic (the page you land on after clicking ...

  • 17 May

    What Are Instagram Pods & How Do You Join One

    Instagram pods, or insta pods, are becoming all the craze now that Instagram has changed the order in which they display posts. Instead of showing posts in a chronological order like in the past, Instagram now utilizes a proprietary algorithm to try to determine which posts you would rather see. This has caused quite a commotion in the social media ...

  • 1 May

    LinkedIn Matched Audiences Lets You Easily Run Targeted Remarketing Campaigns

    If you run a B2B business then marketing on LinkedIn is extremely important for you. You want to make sure other business owners see your services – and there’s no better place to do that than on a social media platform made specifically for business owners and professionals. Plus you can now setup remarketing campaigns to target people you already ...

April, 2017

  • 30 April

    Facebook Pixel Can Now Track Website Actions & Form Submission Data

    The Facebook Pixel just got a huge upgrade – and this is BIG news for marketers. Facebook Pixel makes up Facebook’s own tracking system which helps to track conversions, run re-targeting campaigns, and optimize your advertising campaign budgets. The recent update lets the Pixel also track website actions, such as form submissions, and also collect the data submitted in those forms. ...

  • 25 April

    Infographic: Guide To Social Media Image Sizes [2017]

    Making a new cover photo for Facebook? Want to redesign your Google+ profile? Then you need an updated infographic showing you the latest image sizes – and luckily the good folks over at MakeAWebsiteHub.com have created a new graphic, fresh for 2017, featuring all the social media image sizes you might need! Check it out below, and if you’re curious ...

  • 25 April

    Instagram Goes to War on Fake Accounts – Shuts Down Instagress

    No social network likes fake accounts. Facebook is constantly purging them from their databases, with 30k of them being deleted just last week. The move was sure to expand to Instagram eventually where bots and third-party providers have been happily offering fake comments, likes, and followers, for a very long time. In-fact, a study from 2015 which examined over 10 million ...

  • 19 April

    Facebook Deletes 30,000+ Fake Accounts

    Following a recent clean-up effort by Facebook the company has announced that they have identified and removed some 30,000 fake accounts from their networks. I’ve always said that buying fake likes and followers doesn’t really work – and this is the best proof of that. Facebook is constantly adapting their algorithms to enhance their ability to detect fake accounts – ...

  • 15 April

    Infographic: A Guide To Social Media Customer Care

    These days customer support via social media is more popular than ever – and if as a business owner you’re still not totally convinced I recommend you read my original article from 2016 about how social media rescued my ongoing relationship with two different brands thanks to social media customer support. As social media customer support evolves and continues to ...

  • 12 April

    Instagram Makes it Easier for Users to Contact Businesses

    Ever since Instagram rolled out business profiles back in 2016 they’ve been steadily improving them to ensure that business owners can truly get the most from their business profiles. The most recent change aims to simplify the process a user goes through to contact a business by placing buttons to Call, Email, or get Directions below the main profile header. ...

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