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9 Social Media Productivity Tips for Super Smart Marketers

9 Social Media Productivity Tips for Super Smart Marketers | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Are you very productive with social media? Are you wasting time? Here are 9 Social Media productivity tips that will save you a ton of time.
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Thanks to Tylor Paucek for spotting this post from RazorSocial. As he says, we can all use a little productivity boost.

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10 Skills a Digital Marketing Manager Needs to Succeed

10 Skills a Digital Marketing Manager Needs to Succeed | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
A digital marketer is like a conductor. Many players and multiple noisy instruments. So what are the skills a digital marketing manager needs to succeed?
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Are viral traffic's days numbered? - Digiday

Are viral traffic's days numbered? - Digiday | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
It may seem like the Internet has been awash in posts about #thedress and runaway llamas. But the economics of viral strategy are a bit more nuanced.
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Google Is Looking Into Ways To Rank Sites Based On Accuracy Of Information

Google Is Looking Into Ways To Rank Sites Based On Accuracy Of Information | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it

In the future, Google may value the accuracy of your content more than the quality of your backlinks, according to a paper (PDF) recently published by researchers within the company.

 


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A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Guide to Twitter

A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Guide to Twitter | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
In celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday, we thought we'd incorporate some of his style into an infographic offering tips for Twitter.

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The Grey parrots's curator insight, March 3, 5:07 AM

That gists out the essence of Twitter :)

 

Michael Karam's curator insight, March 3, 8:30 AM

Confused about Twitter! Let Dr. Seuss explain it to you (in 140 characters or less, of course)! 

Audrey T's curator insight, March 3, 8:45 AM

Oh, the places you'll go. Worth a re-read, if you saw it last year or not!

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How to Get the Most out of Your Facebook Page’s Call to Action Button

How to Get the Most out of Your Facebook Page’s Call to Action Button | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Now, thanks to this button, brands and businesses can redirect audiences on both mobile and desktop.
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"Brands can start implementing one of the CTA buttons to fulfill set objectives. Each call to action plays an important role and should be used wisely to ensure this does not hamper the user journey and is somehow connected with the communication of the social page."

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The Research and Science Behind a Perfect Blog Post

The Research and Science Behind a Perfect Blog Post | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it

How long is the perfect blog post? How is it formatted? What is its headline? Discover the data and science behind these answers and more.


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Highest-ranking blog posts have an average of just over 1,000 words.

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7 Strategies That Are Transforming Mobile Apps | Marketing Technology Blog

7 Strategies That Are Transforming Mobile Apps | Marketing Technology Blog | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
7 Strategies That Are Transforming Mobile Apps by Douglas Karr on Marketing Technology Blog
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The seven strategies mentioned in this blog are:

Social networking – fastest growing mobile application categoryContext-aware marketing – will improve user application experienceLocation-based services – 1.4 Billion: Consumer LBS expected user base in 2014Mobile search – Product and price comparison for consumer productsMobile commerce – Will help streamline consumer shopping experienceObject recognition – Increase in sensor and processing capabilitiesMobile payment systems – 1 in 5 smartphones will be Near Field Communications enabled
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Get More Retweets with These Mega Powerful Twitter Secrets

Get More Retweets with These Mega Powerful Twitter Secrets | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
We have a pretty good idea of Twitter best practices: post regularly, don't overuse hashtags, ke...
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Great tip: Use colorful images!

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Facebook Ad Relevance Score: What Does It Mean for... - Advanced Lead Generation Marketing Blog

Facebook Ad Relevance Score: What Does It Mean for... - Advanced Lead Generation Marketing Blog | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Facebook Ad Relevance Score: What Does It Mean for You? What if I told you that you could make more money by spending less? Well, due to the launch of Facebook’s new relevancy score metric for ads,...
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Start creating more relevant ads that are targeted at the right audience.

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The Best Days and Times to Post Content [Infographic]

The Best Days and Times to Post Content [Infographic] | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it

Content - The most popular days and times that brands post content to various marketing channels aren't necessarily the most effective, according to a series of reports from TrackMaven.


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Of course, every industry has its own unique characteristics, but this provides a good overview of best times to post on various social media platforms.

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Marco Favero's curator insight, February 9, 4:49 AM

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PivotPointBrands's curator insight, February 9, 11:03 AM

That's very surprising, especially the Most effective time for email. I had always heard that 10am on Tuesday was the most effective time, and lately I have been hearing that it doesn't matter anymore, that people check their emails all the time, randomly.

So this is good to know!

Graham Drage's curator insight, February 17, 5:41 AM

Interesting to note that the weekends are very effective times for publishing content out to social media via you blog.

But don't worry with scheduling tools like Hootsuite you can still have the weekend off whilst promoting your business!

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How to Use Facebook Power Editor: A Complete Guide |

How to Use Facebook Power Editor: A Complete Guide | | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Would you like more precision in controlling your Facebook ads? This article shares the benefits of using Power Editor to create and edit campaigns.
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If you know your audience is only on Facebook at certain times of day, you can improve your ad performance by showing your ads at those local times. ... And many other features.

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5 Tools To Help You Find Anything In Your Facebook Timeline

5 Tools To Help You Find Anything In Your Facebook Timeline | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Where is that post I shared on Facebook?! Sound familiar? You want to show something you posted to someone in person and can't seem to find it anywhere. Or maybe there was something a friend posted, or something you liked or commented on. No matter what it is and why you need to find it, this…
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Facebook Graph Search is one of the best “hidden” Facebook tricks.

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Seattle Seahawks apologize for ‘poor judgment’ with MLK tweet

Seattle Seahawks apologize for ‘poor judgment’ with MLK tweet | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
The NFC champions’ official account tweeted ‘We shall overcome’ along with a tearful photo of quarterback Russell Wilson superimposed with a Martin Luther King, Jr. quote.
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How do You Choose Good Online Sources? (Infographic)

How do You Choose Good Online Sources? (Infographic) | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Students often ask how to determine which websites and articles are good sources to cite. My answer is always, "Well, what do you think?" Students need to be able to think on their own. So, if your...

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, March 25, 10:21 PM

There are good ideas. What I find interesting, is I know some Internet sources i.e. blogs that are followed extensively and are written by people who spent little time in the classroom and no nothing about teaching.

 

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, March 26, 12:05 PM

Mia MacMeekin's useful poster for student assessment of credibility

Sally Tilley's curator insight, March 26, 6:13 PM

We need to continually reinforce these skills for our students to master this, thanks for sharing

 

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44 Social Media Tools Recommended by the Pros |

44 Social Media Tools Recommended by the Pros | | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Discover the hot social media tools from the pros that will help you enhance your social media marketing and simplify your job.
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17 Fantastic Infographic Generators!

17 Fantastic Infographic Generators! | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
17 Fantastic Infographic Generators! Data is crucial. However, displaying a chunk of plain data can be monotonous. Infographics visualize plain data and make it visually more appealing. Data turned into infographic has a higher potential to go viral and be effective. While many of us are designers who can design amazing infographs, Infographic Generators can come in handy to Designers and non-designers alike. They can be a time saving resource. So here is a list of 17 fantastic Infographic Gener
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How Pinterest and Instragram Can Rock Your Marketing

How Pinterest and Instragram Can Rock Your Marketing | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Pinterest and Instagram – Which One is Better for Marketing? Both Pinterest and Instagram have exploded in the last few years to become leading marketing tools in social media for brands and busine…
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Jakarta Web Developer's curator insight, March 2, 4:48 AM

Web Design & Development

#Jakarta #WebDesign #WebDeveloper #GraphicsDesign

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Russell R. Roberts, Jr.'s curator insight, March 2, 10:47 PM

Both tools are useful market builders. Try both of them and then decide which is best for your business, website, or personal blog.  Aloha, Russ.

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Layout Cheat Sheet for Infographics : Visual arrangement tips

Layout Cheat Sheet for Infographics : Visual arrangement tips | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it

Infographic layouts refer to the arrangement of your visual elements and your content. When you begin working on a piece of infographic, you should have a story to tell hence, you will need to select a layout that best suits your story. Using the right layout will ensure good readability and convey your message well.

 

We have put together a cheat sheet for your quick reference to the right arrangement to use, here are six common ones you can quickly work with....


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David Baker's curator insight, March 13, 1:21 AM

This is a great tool to share with my seminar teachers whose final project for the year is an infographic.

Lee Hall's curator insight, March 18, 9:26 AM

They show you a visual layout and explain the best use for it.

Monica S Mcfeeters's curator insight, March 20, 11:51 PM

HERE ARE SOME HELPFUL LAYOUTS TO SPEED UP YOUR DESIGNS.

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36 Visual Content Creation Tools the Pros Can't Live Without

36 Visual Content Creation Tools the Pros Can't Live Without | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
We asked 19 Social Media Pros to share their Top Visual Content Creation Tools. Here are 36 of their top tools and a handy cheat sheet for the Top 5.
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Native Facebook Videos Get More Reach Than Any Other Type of Post

Native Facebook Videos Get More Reach Than Any Other Type of Post | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
By the end of 2014, posts were being promoted more than twice as often as they were at the start of the year. And while photos were the most-often promoted posts, they were far from the most effective.
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A short video can go a long way on Facebook.

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A Marketer's Guide To Snapchat & How Brands Can Build Followers Through "Stories"

A Marketer's Guide To Snapchat & How Brands Can Build Followers Through "Stories" | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Haven't gotten your brand on Snapchat? The time could be right, given recent changes to the service. All you need to know on getting started.
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"If there’s one thing I do know, it’s that whenever a growing social network gets formal with brands, the opportunities begin to skyrocket soon after."

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The Social Media Manager's Daily Checklist

The Social Media Manager's Daily Checklist | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Do these 7 things every day and you'll become a master social media manager
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Don’t let your demanding job juggling a handful of social networks round the clock overwhelm you. Manage your time smartly with this daily checklist:

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No, Facebook Organic Page Reach Is Not Dead - Jon Loomer Digital

No, Facebook Organic Page Reach Is Not Dead - Jon Loomer Digital | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
According to dozens of reports, Facebook killed organic reach for pages. Of course, this is far from the truth. But whatever gets clicks, right?
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What Facebook was saying: Users don’t like being sold to. If you share content with the primary goal of getting a sale or install, expect it to perform poorly in the news feed. If you really want people to see it, promote it with an ad.

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Now on Twitter: group Direct Messages and mobile video camera | Twitter Blogs

Now on Twitter: group Direct Messages and mobile video camera  | Twitter Blogs | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
A fun new way to send private messages on Twitter – in a group – plus a mobile video camera to capture life as it happens.
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Fun new tools that are part of the ongoing transformation of Twitter.

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Twitter officially debuts 'while you were away' feature for iOS app

Twitter officially debuts 'while you were away' feature for iOS app | Social Media and Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Twitter is officially adding a feature designed to recap tweets you may have missed while not using its app.
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The feature means that instead of showing just a chronological list of most recent tweets, the iOS app's feed will also display the top tweets since the last time the app was opened, based on an algorithm that looks at engagement and other user habits.

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