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4 Ways to Drive Engagement With Facebook Ads

4 Ways to Drive Engagement With Facebook Ads | SM | Scoop.it
Here are four ways to drive more engagement with the new Facebook ad units, along with tips for how to enhance performance.
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Forget today’s news: Zapaday will break future news

Forget today’s news: Zapaday will break future news | SM | Scoop.it
Are you addicted to breaking news? Well, a Dutch startup called Zapaday is gearing up to offer you something even better: Breaking Future News. Yes, that's right, breaking news from ...
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Facebook’s Open Graph platform might just be its most valuable asset

Facebook’s Open Graph platform might just be its most valuable asset | SM | Scoop.it
When Facebook's "Like" button got massive traction, it became clear that people would respond to engaging with and reacting to simple actions that you take on a daily basis. ...
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Present.me - Launched Today

Present.me - Launched Today | SM | Scoop.it

Present.me is a really easy way to record and share your presentations using your webcam. There is a free account for 3 short presentations a month.

***** Cool like Slideshare but better, more personal and dynamic. Marty


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How To Monetize Your Instagram Feed With Google Adsense

How To Monetize Your Instagram Feed With Google Adsense | SM | Scoop.it
Michael Moller tells you how to monetize your Instagram feed with Google Adsense.

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7 Reasons To Embrace Online Culture #Infographic

7 Reasons To Embrace Online Culture #Infographic | SM | Scoop.it

2 billion people are online. 85% of customers expect businesses to be active in social media. Word of mouse = word of mouth.

 

Here are 7 reasons - http://bit.ly/JrexbQ - and some thought provoking questions to get you loving Facebook, Twitter, emarketing, blogs and more...

 

#1. 80% businesses are NOT passionate

Show you’re human. Business is built on relationships. Your web presence must show you are passionate

#2. 55% more web visitors & 67% more leads for businesses that blog

#3. 68% Email subscribers & Twitter followers are likely to buy

#4. 20-30% Emarketing response rate

#5. 30% customer questions & compliments get no reply

#6. 77% customers read brand posts but don’t comment

#7. 71% complaints on Twitter are NOT responded to

 

Download / Embed: http://bit.ly/JrexbQ ;


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Klout releases Version 2 of its API, now serves 30B API calls per month and 6K partners

Klout releases Version 2 of its API, now serves 30B API calls per month and 6K partners | SM | Scoop.it
Klout has just released Version 2 of its API to address the service's recent, massive growth in traffic. According to the announcement, the company now serves a jaw-dropping 30 billion ...
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LinkedIn acquires SlideShare for $119 million in cash and stock

LinkedIn acquires SlideShare for $119 million in cash and stock | SM | Scoop.it
Professional social networking site LinkedIn is reportedly set to acquire SlideShare for $119 million in cash and stock according to a release from LinkedIn:
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Conversation Agent: The 12 Habits of Highly Connective People

Conversation Agent: The 12 Habits of Highly Connective People | SM | Scoop.it
Understanding the importance and power of networks, combined with new tools is our lifeline.
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Facebook Just Added A Feature To Timeline That Businesses Will Love

Facebook Just Added A Feature To Timeline That Businesses Will Love | SM | Scoop.it
Now you can do more than just "like" and "comment" on posts.
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106 Tips to Become a Master Connector

106 Tips to Become a Master Connector | SM | Scoop.it

If you want to be a great connector, you should read this post. The invested time will be pay back, for sure. [note mg]

 

To succeed, who you know is just as important as what you know. In fact, relationships should be your top priority. The book Never Eat Alone talks about how to apply the timeless principles of relationships in the 21st century. It contains a lot of practical tips on how you could thrive in today’s world through your relationships. It’s one of the best books I read recently.


To give you the only gems, I’ve summarized what I learn from the book into 106 tips. Put these tips into practice and you will be a master connector who live a successful and fulfilling life:

 

1. Make other people more successful

 

Real networking is about finding ways to make other people more successful. It is sharing your knowledge and resources, time and energy, friends and associates, and empathy and compassion in a continual effort to provide value to others, while coincidentally increasing your own...

 

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Penguin Analysis: SEO Isn't Dead, But You Need to Act Smarter | Microsite Masters

Penguin Analysis: SEO Isn't Dead, But You Need to Act Smarter | Microsite Masters | SM | Scoop.it
Microsite Masters provides solutions on how to survive and thrive in SEO after the Google Penguin Update.
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Do Your Fans Like What You are Posting on Facebook? : WTWH Marketing Site

Do Your Fans Like What You are Posting on Facebook? : WTWH Marketing Site | SM | Scoop.it
A study on Facebook learned that photos are the best type of content to draw the highest-level of engagement while links draw the least...

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Facebook is bringing photo filters to all phones, leveling the Instagram advantage

Facebook is bringing photo filters to all phones, leveling the Instagram advantage | SM | Scoop.it
According to a post by Facebook Brasil, the company is adding photo filters to its mobile apps:
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Survey: 37% of your prospective employers are looking you up on Facebook

Survey: 37% of your prospective employers are looking you up on Facebook | SM | Scoop.it
In the wake of employers going so far as to ask prospective employees to hand over their Facebook passwords, a practice that has been heavily frowned upon by Facebook itself, social ...
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How to Use Facebook Ads: An Introduction | Social Media Examiner

How to Use Facebook Ads: An Introduction | Social Media Examiner | SM | Scoop.it
Facebook ads: What you need to know to make smart decisions about how to promote your brand and engage with fans through advertising on Facebook.

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Yahoo Launches Marketing Dashboard For Small Business

Yahoo Launches Marketing Dashboard For Small Business | SM | Scoop.it

Giuseppe Mauriello: Yahoo Small Business hopes to grow by offering small businesses an integrated marketing dashboard to manage and expand their digital marketing efforts. The Yahoo Marketing Dashboard provides a consolidated view of a business’s marketing results and reputation.

It is a free solution that helps you discover new marketing opportunities and determine what works best, so you can grow your business.

 

Here are key features:

1) Business listings:

Find out how many search engines and directories include your business and discover new listing opportunities you may be missing.

 

2) Online business reputation:

Learn what customers are saying about you across the Web, so you can be responsive to their needs and provide better customer service.

 

3) Web site traffic:

Discover how many people are visiting your site and where they are coming from by viewing Yahoo! Web Hosting, Yahoo! Merchant Solutions, or Google Analytics site traffic reports.

 

4) Marketing campaigns:

Track key metrics from email marketing, search engine optimization (SEO), and pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns, so you know what is working.

 

5) Online sales:

Know how your daily sales are doing with order and revenue reporting from your Yahoo! Merchant Solutions online store.

 

6) Marketing ideas - Learn about new marketing approaches and leading marketing service providers who can help your business grow.

 

The Marketing Dashboard is specifically designed for small business owners, not marketing experts.

Content is presented through colorful charts and graphs so you can quickly and easily get the information you need to grow your business.

Short how-to videos and a practical “to-do” list help guide you as you use the Marketing Dashboard.

 

Try out it here: http://smallbusiness.yahoo.com/marketing-dashboard

 


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Marketing with Social Media – Grow A Loyal Community by Increasing Your Worth | Social Media Today

Marketing with Social Media – Grow A Loyal Community by Increasing Your Worth | Social Media Today | SM | Scoop.it
365 likes, 275 Tweets, 101 Shares, 39 comments.  Image Many businesses see their social media following as a list, a database or a host of numbers without any acknowledgement that there is a human being at the other end.
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Robert Scoble - Google+ - Zaarly's founder is someone every entrepreneur should meet…

Robert Scoble - Google+ - Zaarly's founder is someone every entrepreneur should meet… | SM | Scoop.it
Zaarly's founder is someone every entrepreneur should meet (and the service is awesome too!
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9 Things You Must Know Before Your First Facebook Ad | Social Media Today

9 Things You Must Know Before Your First Facebook Ad | Social Media Today | SM | Scoop.it
There’s no doubt that Facebook itself and content on it sells like hotcakes right now and is fetching more and more recognition by the passing day.
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Now Amazon Is Trying To Take On Dropbox With Its New App

Now Amazon Is Trying To Take On Dropbox With Its New App | SM | Scoop.it
5 GB for free to anyone with an Amazon account.
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YouTube Partner Program: Instant Approval? – Make Money With Videos

YouTube Partner Program: Instant Approval? – Make Money With Videos | SM | Scoop.it

!!!!The YouTube partner program is now open to everyone!!!! Not available in Arabia yet!


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The Importance of Online Brand Reputation

The Importance of Online Brand Reputation | SM | Scoop.it

An infographic covering some stats on the importance of online reputation for emerging small businesses


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