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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Twitter Releases It’s Own Plugin For WordPress

Shea Bennett at Social Times shares some rather interesting news – Twitter Launches Official WordPress Plugin… Twitter has released an official Twitter plugin for WordPress that will allow sites powered by the popular publishing platform to easily embed Twitter content and expand their reach on the social platform. The plugin gives access to many of
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 | Be first to comment

Test Out Your Tweets Before Sending Them

Adi Gaskell has taken a look at new research from Cornell University. Based on their finding they have developed a tweet testing tool. In New tool created to test the shareabilty of tweets, Adi reveals their findings and what the new tool can do… A website has been created to allow people to conduct pre-emptive
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 | Be first to comment

Great Guide To Improving Your Google Plus Page

Ray Hiltz has published a great guide to optomising your Google Plus profile. It’s part of an on going series to improve your use of the social network. The current edition can be found here Your Google Plus Tips of the Week, and the previous one here. The current edition features the following… Manage visibility
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Thursday, February 26, 2015 | Be first to comment

Planning On Using Short Video’s In Your Marketing?

Donna Moritz on Social Media Examiner has posted 6 Ways to Use Short Video for Social Marketing. While we mostly think of YouTube for video, there are other platforms. Many of which are much more suited to short form video, a format which seem to work really well… Have you considered sharing short video content
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Wednesday, February 25, 2015 | Be first to comment

Social Media Automation: Three Things That You Should Know But Are Rarely Mentioned

Kim George has put together a post where she shares her top tools for social media automation – 5 Essential and Time-Saving Social Media Automation Tools for Marketers… Are you pressed for time but want to feed content to your social media marketing channels regularly? Do you find yourself doing repetitive social media marketing tasks
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Wednesday, February 25, 2015 | Be first to comment

How To Make A Big Impact On Instagram With Your Marketing

If you are going to use Instagram for marketing then you really need to make a splash. Amazing images combined with creative updates are essential if you want to get users attention. Joel Carlson takes a look at what it takes with examples from those who have. From How to Make a Marketing Impact with Instagram…
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015 | Be first to comment

Handy Social Media Keyboard Shortcuts

Do you favour the keyboard over the mouse? Sounds a bit silly but there are those who prefer to use keyboard shortcuts rather than constantly moving their hand over to the mouse. Sure it shaves off a few seconds but I must admit, I do use them where I can. Social Times has posted an
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015 | Be first to comment

SnapChat Discover: Should You Be Using It? Learn From Businesses Who Already Are

There are some very impressive numbers being quoted about SnapChat’s Discover feature. While I’m note entirely sure the real figures have emerged yet, certainly it’s getting a lot of attention. The first to get in to Discover are finding big numbers in terms of people accessing the content being shared. Many are still experimenting, trying
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015 | Be first to comment

Facebook Breaches EU Law, Study Cites Privacy And Sponsored Stories

It won’t belong before Facebook revises it’s privacy policy again, now that it’s in trouble by breaching European law. The Belgian privacy commission study has concluded that the company’s use of user data violates privacy and data protection laws, despite a very recent update. The Guardian reports on the details of the study… From Facebook’s
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Monday, February 23, 2015 | Be first to comment

SnapChat Discover – A Great Opportunity With on-demand Stories

Bob Hutchins reports on SnapChat’s advertising platform – Snapchat Discover. The adverts come as stories that users can read and are, “accessible on-demand by Snapchat users via a small purple dot in the at the upper-right corner of the screen“. In New Snapchat “Discover” Shows Huge Promise for Social, Bob explains why it is has
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Monday, February 23, 2015 | Be first to comment