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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet of Ad Sizes & Specs for Every Social Network

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Keep this quick reference guide handy for your social ads campaigns

How to Maintain a Consistent Brand Identity Across Social Networks

Duct Tape Marketing

When social media marketing first began it was rather easy to maintain a consistent brand identity. Oh, how things have changed! Final Thoughts.

3 Ways in Which Social Media Has Impacted Company Communications

Brandanew

The scenario has changed drastically within a few years as the far reaching potential of social sites is being experienced and explored.

Evergreen Marketing Inspiration: 5 Successful Social Media Campaigns

Brandanew

Everyone can market on social media – well, according to them! It may or may not click with your audience. Honda #Cheerance Event.

7 Retargeting Case Studies That’ll Boost Your Current Campaigns

ConversionXL

What if grouping all audiences into the same retargeting campaign is actually doing more harm than good? You already know retargeting works.

Business Models for Social Networks: Monetizing Social Capital.

500 Hats

er, Underdogs) Facebook Big Pimpin: Using Social Networks & Platforms to Drive Distribution Startup Metrics for Pirates: AARRR! Part II!

7 Social Media Marketing Habits That Lead To Failure

Brandanew

Social media marketing (SMM) not working is simply a sign that you need to identify what's going wrong and try again. Sign me up.  .

Top 10 Social Media Companies That Will Dominate in 2013

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Social media is vitally important in the success of a business and brand in today’s world. Klout. Go to the Klout website. 2. HootSuite. Tumblr.

What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Google+

YoungUpstarts

Google+ is more than just a “wannabe” social media outlet. Her articles have been published by the Hot in Social Media, Yahoo! Who knows?

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A Rake Too Far: Optimal Platform Pricing Strategy

abovethecrowd.com

eBay recently launched an aggressive campaign attacking Amazon’s rate table on a vertical-by-vertical basis ( those percentages can be found here ).

How to Track Your Social Media Efforts

Duct Tape Marketing

How to Track Your Social Media Efforts written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. photo credit: pixabay. General Analytic Tools.

Top 23 Social Media Power Influencers

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Forbes Social Power Influencer. Forbes ranked Monty as one of the top 10 influencers in social media. Social Influencer ? link].

What Social Media Needs To Do To Better Pique Your Interest

YoungUpstarts

Whether you are conscious of it or not, these behaviors tell social media algorithms that this is the content you really want to see.

7 Important Tips to Creating a High-Converting Facebook Fan Page

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

billion users (and growing at an exponential rate), Facebook is king when it comes to social media. We all want them! We all need them!

7 Questions That Lead to Incredibly Effective Marketing Campaigns

Duct Tape Marketing

think the point here is that you adopt a routine and process that makes you stop and consider this holistic approach to campaign design.

Metrics that matter to social platforms (Part 1/3)

Version One Ventures

As we have been developing our investment thesis on social platforms , we want to provide the similar information and tools. Reddit).

Saving Twinkies: Inside Hostess's New Comeback Campaign

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In MySpace''s case, the struggling social network resurfaced with Justin Timberlake as its pitchman and an emphasis on music.

Is Astroturfing Coming To Social Media?

Feld Thoughts

It’s when this becomes a social media strategy. Once someone builds this into a social media dashboard and automates the “identify-keyword, add, @reply-message” function, it’ll get yucky fast. Especially when political campaigns get hold of the idea and really start astro-twitter-turfing.

This Is Why Social Media Doesn’t Work For Your Business

crowdSPRING Blog

If you have invested considerable time and resources on social media marketing over the past year and feel frustrated, you are not alone.

Social Networking and Business Value

SoCal CTO

Just a quick note that I'll be moderating a Technology Council Event : Social Networking as a Business Strategy May 19, 2009 - Culver City Social networking media are used on a daily basis to grow businesses and expand career opportunities. Can social networking be a money-maker for companies? and Ph.D.

How Mobile Marketing is Changing the Face of Events

Duct Tape Marketing

According to research from mobiThinking , there are over 2 billion people using a 3G or 4G mobile phone network. Creating a social buzz.

If Content Is King What Role Does Social Media Play?

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

It also started a debate on whether Social Media is even worth the time invested. People spend LOTS of time on these social media sites.

From CIO to CMO, A Data Story

Venture Chronicles

Marketing budgets, as a consequence, will become less campaign and project based, more process and systems based as a result.

Why Social Media is a Must for all Companies

Duct Tape Marketing

Why Social Media is a Must for all Companies written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. Visit.

Why Your Crowdfunded Campaign Tanked

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

It couldn't be easier to launch a crowdfunding campaign; launching a successful one is a different story. You launched your idea on Kickstarter.

How Zipcar UK Uses Social Campaigns to Increase Traffic to its Website

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Zipcar UK is experimenting with hosting promotional campaigns on its website instead of social networks. So far the results are impressive

What the Past Can Tell Us About the Future of Social Networking

Both Sides of the Table

What are the big trends that will drive the next phase of social networks? And so it goes with social networking. chuckle.

Christine: 7 Tips for Successful Social Network Campaigns

Christine.net

Main | March of the PICnet Penguins » 7 Tips for Successful Social Network Campaigns Its a well-established Web 2.0

11 Best Social Media Tools For Small Businesses And Individuals

Brandanew

But does it all end at fancy social profiles or does social media marketing run deeper? I say, the latter. Social You work smart. Klout.

Christine: Do Women Care More About Social Networks?

Christine.net

« Mission Research Raises Series B Financing | Main | Goodbye Google Reader, Hello NetVibes » Do Women Care More About Social Networks?

LinkedIn Introduces Company Status Updates And LinkedIn Certified Developer Program

YoungUpstarts

Professional social networking site LinkedIn has just announced a feature that allows companies to update their own status.

How to Run Effective Online Sweepstakes Campaigns

ConversionXL

It seems that everyone is running some type of online campaign nowadays. First off, let’s define what a sweepstakes campaign is.

Lessons From Campaign Emails: How Did Hillary’s Media Narrative Fail?

Brandanew

Disclaimer: This post is only analyzing a small set of sample emails sent by Hillary’s campaign to readers. Use of social media in political campaigns is no longer new. But the reason Obama’s campaign is discussed here is because he was the first major leader to use it effectively.

You Knew it was Coming: It’s Time to Talk about Google+ for Business

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Many small businesses feel overwhelmed by the multitude of social networking sites that are becoming more and more “must have”.

Burpple Enables Social Sharing Of Food Experiences

YoungUpstarts

Social food journal  Burpple officially launched earlier this week: the iOS application – currently available on the  App Store for free – is positioned as a way to remember, organize and explore your food moments with friends on the mobile phone. But if Singapore-based  Burpple sounds similar to Foodspotting , it does.

Can App.net Make It? On Dalton Caldwell’s Talk At SXSW.

YoungUpstarts

In the age of the advertiser supported social network, one person is trying to flip the script and create a paid social network.

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3 Social Media Marketing Trends for 2014

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Here are three cutting-edge trends that will be at the core of the most successful social media marketing campaigns in 2014.

Social Media in Politics: How Did President Obama Use Social Media in Campaigns?

Brandanew

Use of social media in political campaigns is no longer new. In 2012, he won the second term and social media played an even bigger part.

Dancing the Political Brand Equity Tango on Social Media

crowdSPRING Blog

Looks like @Honda forgot the first and second rule in corporate social networking: Avoid politics and don’t take sides. Ba5HNFhvM1.

5 Social Scheduling Tools That You Can Use For a Worry-Free Vacation!

Brandanew

Here are 5 social scheduling tools that will do the job for you, without having to be monitored. Social Scheduling Tools To Use. 1.