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Pinterest: A Blogging Goldmine - Dustn.tv

Pinterest: A Blogging Goldmine - Dustn.tv | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Isn’t Pinterest that social network for mom’s, photographers, and chefs who are looking for recipes? Wrong— Pinterest is actually a goldmine for blogging!
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I Want Social Media To Work Now Daddy! | His Design

I Want Social Media To Work Now Daddy! | His Design | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Just like Veruca in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, most people getting started in social media want results immediately. They want it NOW!
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Increasing A Blog Post's Traffic With Pinterest and PinWoot | His Design

Increasing A Blog Post's Traffic With Pinterest and PinWoot | His Design | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Step by step guide on how to potentialy double your traffic to your blog post by using Pinterest and a free tool called PinWoot.
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3 Ways To Improve Networking With Social Media | His Design

3 Ways To Improve Networking With Social Media | His Design | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Social media networking is not about what you can get out of someone. It’s about building relationships with people through a authentic connection.
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Tumblr Marketing Catches On With Big Brands

Tumblr Marketing Catches On With Big Brands | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
While their social media efforts used to be dominated solely by Facebook and Twitter, a number of businesses are now expanding their social media reach (Tumblr Marketing Catches On With Big Brands http://t.co/rbTCw9Zb6S...
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Small Businesses Turn to Facebook, Twitter for Digital Marketing

Small Businesses Turn to Facebook, Twitter for Digital Marketing | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Small-business owners fall into four general categories when it comes to tackling digital marketing, according to a study released by Infusionsoft.
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How to Use Social Listening to Track Clients, Competitors & More

How to Use Social Listening to Track Clients, Competitors & More | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it

Listening is where to start with the overwhelm of social media, to divide, sort and conquer - making sense of what is current.  

 

Shelly Kramer's blog post is about using social channels to listen to keep track of clients and competitors and a whole lot more.

 

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Have a purpose so you can find gold in the social media sea of information.

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There's a wealth of information online beyond just managing your clients if you know what you're looking for.  


Have a purpose so you can find gold in the social media sea of information. Here are some great suggestions of how to do it:

 

find content   find your inspiration   do your homework:  competitive research    learn what people are saying about your brand

 

Shelly suggests you go to Facebook without logging in or openstatussearch.com

 

 

Advanced Twitter Search

 

Twitter is a rich source of real-time information ~ an instant focus group that immediately dials you in to what’s trending all over the world .   

 

By listening you can work to develop and craft your integrated marketing strategies.

 

Selected by Jan Gordon covering "Curation, Social Business and Beyond"

 

See full article here: [http://bit.ly/RzKBoB]


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Viral Video Marketing 101: A Look Into "The Science of Sharing" - Business 2 Community

Viral Video Marketing 101: A Look Into "The Science of Sharing" - Business 2 Community | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it

Earlier this July, video technology company Unruly released the results of its 20-page study, “The Science of Sharing,” measuring the viral effects of 12 Super Bowl commercials. Using a complex algorithm from their sharing analysis tool, ShareRank, Unruly was able to identify the parts of each video that triggered the strongest viewer responses, and grade the advertisements on their overall shareability (see below). By doing this, Unruly was able to give an in-depth look at why some viral ads perform well online, while others don’t. ...


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malek's curator insight, August 10, 2013 1:33 PM

What makes a 30 second commercial tick? a major dilemma for years. Here's a sophisticated algorithm to guage

* psychological response and

* social motivation

 Videos with the most shares typically trigger several strong emotional responses, coupled with multiple social motivations for sharing.

Jeff Domansky's curator insight, August 10, 2013 3:37 PM

This research into measuring why things go viral will be great cocktail party conversation for marketers.

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How Pinterest Drives Retail Traffic [Infographic]

Pinterest isn’t just for sharing photos of delicious recipes or crafts anymore. Check out this infographic to see how retailers are driving traffic to their brick and mortar locations using Pinterest.
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Video Marketing Time? Make It Something Special With This Advice

Video Marketing Time? Make It Something Special With This Advice | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Video Marketing Time? Make It Something Special With This Advice (Video Marketing Time?
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SEO Vs PPC- which one to choose for your online business marketing?

SEO Vs PPC- which one to choose for your online business marketing? | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Is PPC a better option to consider or does SEO bring in quality traffic? here are things considering before choosing one plan for your online business marketing. (SEO Vs PPC- which one to choose for your online business marketing?
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Understanding Social Media and what Drives it

Understanding Social Media and what Drives it | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Understanding Social Media - a Simple explanation (Understanding #Social Media and what Drives it-Much of what is written in Social #Media circles is for #Gurus...
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Power Your Content Marketing with Google+

Power Your Content Marketing with Google+ | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Content marketing with Google+ is one of the most effective ways to get your brand out there. (Power Your Content Marketing with Google+ - Content Marketing confuses me.
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5 Ways Pinterest Can Help Your Small Business | His Design

5 Ways Pinterest Can Help Your Small Business | His Design | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Pinterest isn’t just for pinning photos of your favorite recipes. It’s also a great tool for helping your small business reach more potential customers.
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The new HootSuite Hootlet takes social sharing and research to new heights

Find out about all the new features included in the updated HootSuite Hootlet, including improved social sharing, geolocated tweets, and related tweets during Google searches.
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Don't Tweet...Blog! | His Design

Don't Tweet...Blog! | His Design | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Twitter is a great way to reach people in 140 words or less. But did you know that having a blog has a much greater return on your investment of time?
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Why would a small business need a social media manager?

Why would a small business need a social media manager? | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
A business owner who tries to handle their marketing themselves risks wasting a lot of their own time, and potentially getting nothing in return. This is where a social media consultant can really help!

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Twitter Lists | Social Media Today

Twitter Lists | Social Media Today | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
In this post, I'd like to talk about the benefits of using Twitter lists and some smart ways you can leverage them for marketing purposes.
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4 Business Tips I Learned From Duck Dynasty | His Design

4 Business Tips I Learned From Duck Dynasty | His Design | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Love ‘em or hate ‘em there is no denying that Duck Dynasty is the highest rated nonfiction series on cable. Learn 4 business tips from the hit TV series!
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Whether you like the show or not.  There is no doubt that Duck Dynasty has become a phenomenon.  Last week the season premier broke cable television records with 11.8 million viewers as the number one nonfiction telecast in cable history.

 

While I was sitting down and watching this with my kids, I came up with 4 business tips from the series.

 

Find Your NicheBe YourselfMake Time For FamilyBe Kind To Others.

 

Read the full article here:  

 

These may seem really simple...but have you done this in your business?

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The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Google Plussers

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Google Plussers | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
These are suggestions and guidelines for those of you want to expand your reach, create valuable connections, and perhaps even establish yourself as an authority in your field.

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Jenny Graves's comment, July 21, 2013 6:06 AM
Agree with @Randi Thompson...these are tips for not only Google+...they are effective for all social media networks.
Robin Thomas's curator insight, July 21, 2013 10:35 AM

Yes, these are excellent suggestions for any social media platform.  #googleplustips 

Bonnie Manis's curator insight, September 1, 2013 5:23 PM

Read more: http://www.thesocialmediahat.com/article/seven-habits-highly-effective-google-plussers

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Five ways that video can boost your digital marketing campaigns

Five ways that video can boost your digital marketing campaigns | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it

The benefits of video in the ecommerce arena are well known – no other approach generates engagement and sharing, boosts search traffic and conversions to the levels that video does. But there's more to video than just creating and posting product information. Are you doing everything you can to make the most of these incredibly valuable assets?Because video does such a great job of attracting and holding consumer attention, it can contribute to a wide range of successful marketing initiatives aimed at everyone from current customers to new prospects.For example, video can be used in a bounceback strategy – promoting relevant products to consumers who have already visited or made purchases at your site. And its strong search value can be used to hook consumers who are researching potential purchases on the web.In addition, try these five ideas for making video a powerful contributor to your successful campaigns....


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Useful tips to consider in bringing video into your online social marketing campaigns.

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Google Plussers-Video Edition | His Design

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Google Plussers-Video Edition | His Design | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Video tutorial on how you can use Google+ and other social networks to their fullest potential. Best practices that anyone can use for social media.
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Video based on Mike Allton's popular article "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Google Plussers." Effective Google Plussers uses these habits everyday. Are you practicing these habits on a daily basis?

Here's the link to the original article. http://bit.ly/1ewcdAP

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How Email Marketing Can Boost Your Social Media Presence - Jeffbullas's Blog

How Email Marketing Can Boost Your Social Media Presence - Jeffbullas's Blog | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
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Setting local goals with SEO. Make sure locally targeted keywords are there.

Setting local goals with SEO. Make sure locally targeted keywords are there. | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
If you're looking for more business locally, making some simple changes to your site can go a long way. Here's how. (Looking for more business locally to come through your website?
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Social Media Mastery For Small Business - Infographic

Social Media Mastery For Small Business - Infographic | Small Business Marketing | Scoop.it
Many small businesses are still missing out on the opportunity to do some decent social media marketing, or do a little and get stuck in the middle of it. Social media marketing is no rocket scienc...
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