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B2B Marketing in 2014: Content + Technology

VC Cafe

2014 will be a BIG year for Digital Marketing. The emphasis on technology has changed the perception of the CMO.

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The Best Social Media Tips of 2014

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Get smarter about how you use Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn

Israeli Consumers Prefer ONLINE Media

VC Cafe

Israelis Value Online Media 1.5x More Than Offline Media- Highest in Global Survey. Digital media is a recent phenomenon in Israel.

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The 3 Biggest Social-Media Trends of 2014

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The Super Bowl was an early peak on the calendar for social-media marketing. People don''t want to be marketed at in the social channel.

5 Predictions for Social Media in 2014

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The game is changing in social media marketing--big time. Getting consumers'' attention in social media is becoming increasingly difficult.

[Infographic] The Potential Of Social Media For B2B In 2014

YoungUpstarts

It’s often said that social media is much harder to crack for B2B businesses than it is for consumer-based ones.

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Social Media Response Flow Chart for Small Businesses

Up and Running

Have you ever discovered a mention of your business on social media and thought, “How should I respond to that?”

Four Important Small Business Insights – Marketing in 2014

crowdSPRING Blog

A new 2014 State of Marketing Report from ExactTarget presents the results of a survey taken by approximately 2,000 marketing managers.

Productivity vs. Distraction: Should you block social media at work?

The Next Web

Social media in the workplace is a hot button topic. Entrepreneur Social Media Analysis and Opinion This story continues at The Next Web.

2014 and the Future of Social Media, Through the Eyes of Buffer

Duct Tape Marketing

2014 is going to be a huge year for social media. We’ve found this is super useful for managing Buffer’s social media accounts already.

Small Business Marketing 2014: Smart Web Design Best Practices and Tips

crowdSPRING Blog

Here are our top 10 tips to help you create an awesome website design in 2014: 1. Smart Ways To Do A Better Job In 2014.

Small Business and Startups: The Top 10 Business Books of 2014

crowdSPRING Blog

Smith of the Washington Post described 2014 as a good year for book lovers, they probably weren’t referring to texts of the business variety.

Four Ways You Can Succeed as a Social Media Superstar

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

The formula consists of four social media basics, that when combined will take your from a ho hum marketer to super stardom. 1. to 5 p.m.,

10 Women to Watch in Tech in 2014

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

She left Notre Dame to attend a lightning pitch round in New York, where she tracked down and introduced herself to media mogul and VC Kenneth Lerer.

How Does Social Media Impact Consumer Purchases

Brandanew

According a 2014 survey by Gallup among American consumers, 62% opined that social media does not influence their purchase decisions.

5 Biggest Cyber Threats to Watch for in 2014

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Preventing these attacks, McAfee writes, requires extra vigilance on employees'' use of social media platforms. Think again.

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14 predictions for 2014 that media experts find unlikely

The Next Web

Social media is the secret to success. Many are predicting that content marketing will offer improved results in 2014. Social fatigue.

7 New Business Travel Gadgets For 2014

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

A round-up of new gear to help make your next trip more productive Anything to make a business trip a little more bearable and productive, right?

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5 Essential Elements of a Useful Social Media Plan

Duct Tape Marketing

5 Essential Elements of a Useful Social Media Plan written by John Jantsch read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing.

15 Easy Tips to Help Small Businesses Build Strong Media Relationships

Up and Running

Strong media relationships matter in business. That doesn’t make connecting with media professionals any less important. Be Honest.

What It Takes To Be Successful In 2014

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

To be successful in 2014, pay attention to these five crucial aspects of your business. 1. Staying one step ahead is the name of the game.

Twitter Link Roundup #249 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

The Top 10 Business Books of 2014, by @JTRipton ! Free Must-Use Analytics Tools for Social-Media Marketers crowdspring.co/1HlvIL5.

60 Awesome Social Media Tools for Entrepreneurs

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Want to streamline your social media functions? Social Media Analytics Tools Rival IQ Ever wonder what your competition is up to? Commun.it

Twitter Link Roundup #245 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

crowdSPRING Blog

Cool Websites, November 2014’s Picks – crowdspring.co/1xb86H8. Her name is Remy and, frankly, we’re smitten!  But, hope you enjoy!

How to Create an Effective Social Media System

Duct Tape Marketing

How to Create an Effective Social Media System written by John Jantsch read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing.

The 10 Commandments of Smart Social Media

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Everything you need to know about using social media in a smart and savvy way, boiled down to 10 rules to follow: 1. Just hold off. 3. Nonsense.

Small Business and Startups: The Trends for 2014 (Pt I)

crowdSPRING Blog

This morning I was awakened by a dream with a soundtrack of Christmas Carols running through my subconscious. Therefore, I propose to split it in two.

Worried your employees are on social media all day? Turn it into a job perk

The Next Web

Shawndra Russell is a writer and social media educator for businesses, professionals and college students with the intent of stopping outdated me!

Using Social Media to Generate Sales Leads

Duct Tape Marketing

Using Social Media to Generate Sales Leads written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. Finally.

5 Social Media Trends Buzzing Right Now

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

When you''re putting together your social media strategy, make sure to capitalize on these developments

7 Lessons From Beyonce's Social Media Guru

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Beyonce''s digital media strategist opens up about how the pop star engages with her fan base

Why You Need Social Media for Customer Support

Duct Tape Marketing

Why You Need Social Media for Customer Support written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing.

How to Set Social Media Up from Scratch

Duct Tape Marketing

Related posts: All My Social Media Tools in One Twitter List (Sorta) I love lists. Social Media photo credit: Jason A.

3 Tips To Avoid Scheduled Social Media Disaster

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Here are 3 tips to help you avoid scheduled social media disaster. Problem: You Look Fake. Everyone can sense a phony. Blog & Grow

The Future of Social Media

Duct Tape Marketing

What’s next in social media is a topic that seems to create a great deal of angst in marketing circles.

Top 5 Online Marketing Tactics to Focus On in 2014

Up and Running

To me, these tactics go beyond just the benefit of increasing your SEO rankings in 2014. They Social media sites certainly have mixed reviews.

6 Ways Social Media Changed the World

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Major Ways Social Media Shaped World Events

Small Business and Startups: The Trends for 2014 (Pt II)

crowdSPRING Blog

I started a couple of weeks ago with the first part of a post on small business trends for 2014; today I have 5 more trends that I’d like to share.

7 ways to improve the quality of your email list with social media

The Next Web

Social media isn’t a platform to generate sales, but a powerful medium for generating demand for your business. Offer relevant promotions.

Social Media Marketing for Lead Generation

Duct Tape Marketing

Social Media Marketing for Lead Generation written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. Rival IQ.