The Social Media Landing Page – The Underutilized Page You’ll Kick Yourself For Not Having

The Social Media Landing Page – The Underutilized Page You’ll Kick Yourself For Not Having

Guest post by Tommy Walker from Inside the Mind.

I’m going to take a huge leap of faith here and suggest that people who click your bio link from social media platforms are more valuable than your average visitor.

Crazy notion right?

I like something you say in the busiest information exchange known to man & decide to investigate and learn more about you and you have to offer.

So please, please tell me, why aren’t most of us send these genuinely curious visitors to where traffic goes to die – the homepage?

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4 Facebook Status Updates to Encourage Photo Comments

4 Facebook Status Updates to Encourage Photo Comments

Guest post by Jim Belosic, CEO of ShortStack.

Facebook recently rolled out a new feature that allows users to attach a photo when they’re commenting on a status update. Now, instead of just telling, users can show how they’re feeling using a quick snapshot. This update is significant for the way it changes interactions with friends and fans on a particular post. It also begs the question, how can businesses take advantage of this new feature?

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4 Important Google Plus Questions Answered

4 Important Google Plus Questions Answered

Guest post by Daniel Sharkov from Reviewz N Tips.

When it comes to social media, it seems like Google Plus falls a little behind… or at least that’s what some believe.

In reality, according to a study made by the Global Web Index it turns out that Google Plus is actually the second largest social network with over 359 million monthly active users.

But if that’s true, why are so many marketers and bloggers hesitant about giving Google Plus a try? Why are there so many rumors about Google’s network being a ghost town?

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How To Help Your Content Rise Above The Noise [Infographic]

Cut through the information overload with storytelling

Whenever you talk about Content Marketing, you have to start by considering two main obstacles:

  1. There is an overload of information on the Internet. Virtually on any topic
  2. People are busier than ever in history and they are bombarded with thousands of messages each day

With that in mind, you’ll understand that…

Your mission is to cut through the noise to get the attention of your audience [Tweet this]

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The Effect Of Social Media On Commerce [Infographic]

The effect of Social Media on Commerce

At the end of the day, Social Media Marketing means absolutely nothing if it doesn’t affect commerce.

This infographic from Fedelta starts with the presentation of the always impressive stats for social networks usage. You know, 100k Tweets are sent every minute, there are 152 million blogs online, 3 billion hours of YouTube are watched every month, etc. But lets get passed that and look at the more interesting data, where updates and videos and all that other stuff actually affects the sales department.

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How to Use Instagram Video to Grow Your Brand

How to Use Instagram Video to Grow Your Brand

Guest post by Ryan Harris.

Photo-sharing app Instagram, best known for vintage filters and pictures of food, lets smartphone users take higher quality and better looking photos from their mobile cameras.

Instagram is easy to use. Take a picture on your phone. Crop it, rotate it, and apply a filter. Maybe add a frame. Then upload your creation to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Flickr, or Foursquare.

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