Measuring your social media marketing results is absolutely vital. If you don’t measure your efforts and the impact they have, how will you know if your social media strategies are benefiting your business?
CMSWire The 3 Stages of Content Marketing to Make Your Results Take Off CMSWire So why wouldn't your content marketing efforts? I mean it's (hopefully) not a question of what is content marketing or whether you should do it.
If you’ve ever wondered exactly how sites like Mashable get some much social traction, this might just help give you a little insight into it, and to be honest, it’s not an art, it’s a science, knowing post by post exactly what gets the most sharability per post…
From this Infographic, you’ll see that your optimal time to post new content, is when both the US and Europe are awake, that human interest/watercooler type content is by far the most popular content to share, with Images and Video being key, but it’s value depends on the social network.
It’s only August, but voting is already underway for the March 2016 South By Southwest (SxSW) Interactive conference. Long thought of as the breeding ground for new ideas and creative technologies, we can gleam industry insights from the SXSW Interactive Festival. This year, I decided not to wait until the conference to delve into the veritable buffet of groundbreaking panels vying for festival space. This year’s PanelPicker interface received more than 4,000 proposals, which is an all-time record!
While a quick search of infographics yields only 11 results, a mere TWO actually have the word “Infographics” in the title. The industry discourse has shifted away from “how-to” models to “how to do it right.” Infographics have become a key format of the larger conversation: Visual Storytelling.
A quick search for “Visual Storytelling” yields over 200 talks in PanelPicker, along with hundreds more for “data visualization” and “visual content”. Infographics are now used as one of many effective tools in the Marketer’s toolbox, and an accepted part of the larger conversation happening in the content marketing industry.
Visual storytelling is vital to content marketing success. The following types of visual content are at the forefront of the proposals for next year’s SXSW Interactive Festival.
Severe fragmentation in the Android market means that startups must tune and debug their apps against a whole range of official Android versions, carrier tweaks, internal smartphone hardware, and external screen dimensions...
The face of marketing is changing, and along with that, the face of retail and mobile marketing is also changing. With today's newer, faster, and more efficient technology starting to be understood by the general populace, people are starting to use different methods to satisfy their consumerist needs. To put this into perspective, let's size up what happened during the holiday season in November and December of last year.
If you think that social media is just for marketing your business, you are wrong.
Nick Peperell's insight:
I like the fact that this is talking about social in a more holistic way, so not simply to leverage channels to blast a message (guilty as charged) but really to build relationships and use social channels to collaborate, develop ideas and respond in realtime to customers.
I think to some extent we are all finding our way in social and I know that as a business we (the like minded) are starting to find our voice as a local business contributing to the start up economy and community.
We value entrepreneurship and 'good social business', we value creativity and finding greta ways to communicate!
In fact for those that have read this far down the comment we're offering a free morning session on all things digital and creative. So if you are in the Thames Valley and would like to chat about your project/brand or just have an idea then why not get in touch? We have good coffee, posh biscuits and a whiteboard.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.