9 Tips for Better Facebook Video Ads

Are you creating video ads for Facebook? Wondering how you can make stronger video ads? Whether you’re working with promoted video posts or videos uploaded as ads, paying attention to the details can improve the impact of your content. In this article, you’ll discover nine ways to improve your Facebook video ads. Why Video Ads?…

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4 Tips to Get Your Business Started on Social Media

Are you just getting started with social media marketing? Wondering how to create a plan for success? Establishing a social media presence doesn’t have to be a daunting task. In this article, you’ll discover four tips to get your small business started with social media marketing. #1: Identify Your Goals, Persona, and Audience A well-planned approach to social…

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Generate 100+ Blog Topic Ideas in Seconds

Posted by BrianChilds Coming up with blog titles and topics can be a struggle. Most small businesses aim to publish blogs 3-10 times a month and then use these blog articles to populate everything from newsletters to conversion funnels. When you publish content on a regular basis it’s easy to burn through your initial list…

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Facebook ads still slipping past Adblock Plus via stripped-down code

 The Adblock Plus crowdsourced hacker militia can’t keep up with Facebook’s disciplined army of engineers. When Facebook first announced it would circumvent ad blocking software, Adblock Plus (ABP) built a workaround in two days, boasting that “We promised that the open source community would have a solution very soon…This time that community seems to have gotten… Read…

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You may soon be able to buy more movie tickets on Snapchat

Snapchat may soon be your go-to destination for movie tickets. The photo sharing app may be moving close to a more regular ticket buying experience, according to an executive at movie ticketing company Fandango.   SEE ALSO: Snapchat’s rumored augmented glasses could be one step closer to reality Speaking Thursday to The New York Times,…

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70% of In-Store Purchases Will Be Driven by Online Research (Infographic)

End-of-year shopping is no longer contained between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Last year, Facebook advised marketers to start preparing their campaigns as early as August–prudent advice with social users preparing well in advance of the holidays.  An infographic from Taykey provides insights for holiday 2016 marketing based on analysis from 2015. Product research, shopping conversations and social…

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#SocialSkim: Apple Takes Aim at Facebook's WhatsApp, Plus 12 More Stories This Week

This week’s social roundup is all about community (and money). Apple puts Facebook’s WhatsApp and other messaging platforms in its crosshairs, while YouTube introduces a new community feature. Also: Facebook’s latest plans to make users shop on Messenger, and why B2B brands shouldn’t shy away from Snapchat. Read the full article at MarketingProfs Source: Marketing…

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Promoted Pins: How to Advertise on Pinterest

Do you use Pinterest promoted pins? Want to discover how they work? To explore everything you need to know about promoted pins on Pinterest, I interview Vincent Ng. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business…

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7 Creative Snapchat Tips to Improve Your Stories

Wondering how to sustain engagement with Snapchat users? Looking for ways to improve your Snapchat stories? By trying these tactics, you’ll keep your Snapchat fans engaged and coming back for more. In this article, you’ll discover seven ways to keep people engaged with your Snapchat stories. #1: Keep Their Eyes Moving Talking-head videos get boring…

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