how to choose the best social media platform for your brand

Imagine you’re starting your own business, and you decide it’s time to start promoting it on social media. You want to reach as many people as possible, so you create profiles on every social media channel you can think of — Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, and LinkedIn. You plan to use a…

Creating a successful social media presence for your business involves more than simply posting to Facebook every now and then. While regular status updates can increase brand credibility in the minds of potential customers, being intentional with your social media strategy is the key to actually seeing results. However, this challenge is twofold: not only…

reasons why Facebook advertising should be in your social media marketing plan

With 81 percent of Americans on social media, it’s no secret that it is changing the landscape of marketing. Businesses know the importance of leveraging social to connect with audiences and promote their brands, and it’s pretty much essential for targeting millennials. None of this is news. However, social media platforms are constantly evolving. Just…

why you should breakup with social media

Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr, Reddit…where in the world do you even begin? You want to get the word out about your business, find your target audience, get them to love you, build an empire, figure out how many licks it takes to get to the center of a tootsie roll pop, etc. But…

how to host a facebook contest and create social media buzz

If you keep up with social media and its current trends, you’ve likely noticed that hosting contests are a highly effective way to engage an audience. And, for most businesses, Facebook tends to be the best platform to use since that’s where you’ll capture the largest percentage of people. In fact, a successful contest can…

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