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11 Ways to Boost Facebook Engagement for Small Businesses

11 Ways to Boost Facebook Engagement for Small Businesses | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Are you looking for better ways to engage your fans? In this article you'll find 11 ways small businesses can improve Facebook engagement.
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Some great ways to engage your Facebook audiences from the excellent @AndreaVahl - love the Facebook party! . . .

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Keith Ramsay's curator insight, April 29, 2015 6:06 AM

Mostly tried and tested strategies, but many small businesses owners will be thinking "how the hell am I going to fit in a puppy reference into my Facebook post again today?"

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How To Use Direct Messages on Instagram

How To Use Direct Messages on Instagram | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
A few months ago, direct messages on Instagram became accessible to all users. We break down this feature and show you how it can be used for your business.
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Great post on how to use Instagrams new private messaging service for social media marketing . . .

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Facebook contest ideas: the word of mouth campaigns you must see!

Facebook contest ideas: the word of mouth campaigns you must see! | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Our friend and contributor Marcus Ho defines Facebook app campaigns as "word of mouth contests". In his recent article 5 effective ways to
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If you're looking to run a Facebook contest that  customers buy into, here are some really good examples.

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Allison Lloyd's curator insight, October 13, 2014 5:41 PM

“Facebook contest ideas: the word of mouth campaigns you must see!” an article posted by Alexandra Erman explains 4 different types of interactive campaigns used on facebook.com. The first is a fan vote.  It gets users involved, and encourages a sense of comradery that makes people invite their friends.  Word of mouth marketing is displayed here because 90% of the participants were women with the same two interest: children and home décor.

The second type of campaign was a coupon campaign that was distributed through an app.  You could share the app coupon with your friends, showing how “word-of-mouth” marketing can be duplicated into “word of text” marketing!

The third campaign was a photo contest, which is a very interactive way to gain customers.  It is mobile, and promotes the “selfie” which shows that the brand using a campaign like this likes to keep up with trends and be relevant. 

The last campaign is a simple quiz that keeps the user interacting with the page, and shares results with friends. 

 

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How to Choose the Right Type of Facebook Contest | Social Media Examiner

How to Choose the Right Type of Facebook Contest | Social Media Examiner | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Facebook contests: How to decide which type of contest will work best for your goals, maximize fan engagement and increase your brand awareness.
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Some great Facebook  competition ideas but you need to make sure you choose the right competition for your target audience . . .

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