Clearly, this is a busy time of year, and Facebook updates might not be on the top of your list right now so you may have missed these innovations. Before the year ends, get across:
Read more about these updates at Traffika's blog
We've spoken before about some great tools to make images and banners for your social media sites (see blog: Free tools to make content marketing easier), but here's some tips to make sure you're getting the most out of your social media images and are delivering consistent branding.
The Social Media Examiner says you should:
See all these tips in context with examples and explanations on the Social Media Examiner blog here.
Want to know how to Use Pinterest for Videos, SlideShares and Podcasts? Check out this great article from Social Media Examiner that goes through the process step-by-step on how to gain more exposure for your multimedia projects on Pinterest.
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Here are the Facebook facts and statistics everyone will be talking about, thanks to Jeff Bullas' blog.22 top facts and figures that make interesting reading. The growing role of mobile is the standout!
Hubspot have shared a great Slideshare on tips for improving your presence on LinkedIn.
LinkedIn is the number one place to show off your career successes, rewards, and goals so business contacts can get to know more about your professional experiences. It's the place your business contacts go to see what you've accomplished, where you've worked, and which parts of the industry you're most interested in and engaged with.
If you've completed an online communications strategy with us or you're building your own communications plan and have included social media in your mix then you'll be aware that there's lots of things going on in this space, constantly. To make the most out of your social activities and to effectively measure the results have a look at this blog from Simply Measured.
6 Simple Habits of Successful Social Media Marketers
From Hubspot If you're in business, you need to know how to create captivating presentations. Whether you're trying to convince your boss to support a new campaign, talking with a prospect to close a deal, or building a new piece of marketing collateral, you need to know how craft a presentation that won't put people to sleep.
The best (and easiest) way to do that? Use the right tools to create and deliver your presentation.
Check out the list on Hubspot's blog to get your presentations looking sexy!
Learn how to get insights into your competitor's Facebook activity from Social Media Examiner.
Are your competitors getting massive reach and engagement on Facebook?
Would you like to learn the secret of their Facebook success?
While we’d never advocate copying your competitor’s posts exactly, it’s helpful to monitor and study the posts of your competition.
You may get ideas on how to tweak your own posting strategy to build on what’s working for someone else.
The article from Social Media Examiner will show you how to research what your competition is doing on Facebook so you can study what works and model it on your own page.
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