Category Archives: Social Media Marketing

SEO Cheatsheet for Social Media [Infographic]

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With the Internet, both businesses and leads were given more options than print had ever offered. With a little online research, leads can connect to the businesses they choose. To better position your business online, it has to be discoverable. Proper SEO techniques help increase brand visibility in the search engine. The Do's of SEO Here are some tips to improve your SEO on 3 popular platforms. Facebook Make your brand name stand out. Empathize your brand's offerings. Pinterest Read more [...]

Entrepreneurs and Social Media [Infographic]

Entrepreneurs and Social Media
Social media is a powerful tool which entrepreneurs can use to reach target audiences. But like any tool, you have to wield it wisely to get great results. Here's how: Make a social media policy When your business grows, delegating tasks to others is a necessity. To give your brand a consistent voice, different people handling your social media accounts must have guidelines to follow. Be careful of what you post One wrong post can cause damage to your brand's reputation. Even if you delete it Read more [...]

How to Use Instagram to Grow Your Website Leads

How to Use Instagram to Grow Your Website Leads
While platforms like Twitter and Facebook are frequently mentioned as excellent marketing tools, Instagram is quickly becoming an effective way to get more leads. Here are some tips to get you started: Add Links and Track Them Instagram is a great opportunity to get leads to your site is by driving traffic through a well-placed link. To track and measure the effectiveness of links, use services like as Ow.ly or Google URL builder. Knowing how many people visited your site through the link lets Read more [...]

Promote Your Next Event with Social Media [Infographic]

Promote Your Next Event with Social Media [Infographic]
Need to promote an upcoming event? Use social media. Here are tips for the 3 biggest platforms: LinkedIn Launch a Showcase Page and start a group specifically for your event. Send invitations to your connections via direct messages. Publish a content post as well to spur a discussion. Twitter Create a unique hashtag for your event. It makes it easy for people to follow updates, and for you to find active conversations. Next, ask your event speakers to co-host a Twitter Chat to generate buzz. Facebook Make Read more [...]

15 Tips for Using Facebook Marketing to Grow Your Email List

15 Tips for Using Facebook Marketing to Grow Your Email List
As the world’s leading social media platform, Facebook has an immense influence. You can use Facebook for many facets of your marketing, including growing your subscription list. Here are 15 quick tips: 1.  Contests Hold a fun contest with a cool prize, but don’t ask for likes or comments. Instead, ask people to promote your subscription list as part of the contest mechanics. 2.  Cover image It’s the first thing people see on your page, so mention your newsletter on your cover image. Read more [...]

[Infographic] How to Market to Multiple Generations Part 2

How to Market to Multiple Generations Part 2
Gen Z and Millennials may be digital natives, but Gen X and baby boomers have grown comfortable with using the internet as well. Reach these generations with the following tips: Gen X Born from 1965 to 1976, Gen Xers spend more time on social media than millennials do. They download and stream videos a lot. They have a large disposable income, so they're willing to spend for comfort, which is something they value. But they're busy people, so straightforward approach works best for them. Use Read more [...]

How to Market to Each Generation [Infographic]

How to Market to Each Generation - Infographic
From boomers to gen Z, everyone's on social media nowadays. So if you want to target a specific age bracket, you need to know what works for a generation and what doesn't: Millennials Millennials were born from 1977-1995. Ratings and reviews influence their decision to buy a product or use a service. Many of them are also on Facebook. The best approach for millennials is finding brand advocates to promote your business. It's a good way to establish trust, an important thing for this generation. Gen Read more [...]