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How to Create Quality Facebook Canvas Ads : Social Media Examiner

How to Create Quality Facebook Canvas Ads : Social Media Examiner | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Do you want to reach more mobile Facebook users? Discover how to create quality Facebook Canvas ads.
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So what exactly is Facebook Canvas and do I need it, you might very well be asking yourself. Well if your social marketing focus is on mobile ads and video/images I believe you should read this post toot suite . . .
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Sven Hirschmann's curator insight, May 15, 9:13 AM
Sehr interessante neue Werbeform, die auch hohe Kosten für Landingpages sparen kann und dadurch mehr Budget für aktiven Kundendialog schafft.
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The Surprisingly Complex Design of Facebook's New Emoji . . .

The Surprisingly Complex Design of Facebook's New Emoji  . . . | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Moving past the thumbs-up raises two big questions: Why seven reactions, and why these seven, specifically?
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Wow, Yay and HaHa!!! Facebook's emojis are starting to roll out and the FB citizens of Spain and Ireland are first to get the benefit. Are they are a "heart" or an "Angry face"? . . .

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Larry Sandoval's curator insight, October 14, 2015 3:15 PM

Great Information

latoyadenise's curator insight, October 16, 2015 8:46 AM

lol smiley face

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Five Inspiring Approaches to Improve Your Facebook Page using Visual Marketing

Five Inspiring Approaches to Improve Your Facebook Page using Visual Marketing | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Managing a Facebook Page can be hard! Get inspiration from Rebekah Radice and Peg Fitzpatrick to revitalize your Facebook Page with visuals with proven tips.
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Some really inspiring tips from@PegFitzpatrick to help your Facebook content leap of the screen . . .

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Patricia Guzmán Aponte's curator insight, September 15, 2015 9:52 PM

Really great tips and tools...

#facebook #socialmediamarketing

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Visual Content Marketing: A Resource Guide for Marketers

Visual Content Marketing: A Resource Guide for Marketers | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Do you want to discover how to market your business with visual content? This article will help you create the perfect image to improve your marketing.
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Getting your visuals right on social media is vital to help you cut through the noise. Those lovely people at Social Media Examiner help you with this excellent compilation of blog posts, podcasts and other goodies . . . 

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Travis Tbone Talbot's curator insight, July 31, 2015 10:37 AM

Getting your visuals right on social media is vital to help you cut through the noise. Those lovely people at Social Media Examiner help you with this excellent compilation of blog posts, podcasts and other goodies . . . 

Jean-Pierre Blanger's curator insight, August 2, 2015 4:10 PM

Getting your visuals right on social media is vital to help you cut through the noise. Those lovely people at Social Media Examiner help you with this excellent compilation of blog posts, podcasts and other goodies . . . 

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Kerpow! 7 Superpowers of a Knockout Infographic . . .

Kerpow! 7 Superpowers of a Knockout Infographic  . . . | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
This post shows shows how to create a knockout infographic that gets more shares and drives traffic by using 7 keys or "superpowers".
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Excellent infographic tips from Donna @SociallySorted - bigger is not necessarily better apparently . . .

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11 Big Content Marketing Challenges (and How to Overcome Them) via Wordstream

11 Big Content Marketing Challenges (and How to Overcome Them) via Wordstream | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
In this post, we'll look at 11 of the most common content marketing challenges that businesses face and discuss strategies for how to overcome them.
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Social media marketing can be a long, hard slog to success as demonstrated by the image above but when you have excellent blog posts like this advising you how to overcome content challenges, your journey might just get that bit easier . . .

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Lois Reid's curator insight, April 16, 2015 11:30 AM

always looking for great ways to share good content with you

Pecsi Ferenc | Soreo.biz's curator insight, April 17, 2015 3:02 AM

Hiányzó erőforrások, nehezen fenntartható minőség, irreális megtérülési elvárások, túlvállalás.... Ezekkel a problémákkal (kifogásokkal) én is gyakran találkozom. Azoknak  is érdemes elolvasniuk ezt a cikket, akik még nem vágtak bele a tartalommarketingbe.

Nicholas Stickle's curator insight, April 30, 2015 6:16 AM

Content Marketing is a big part of anyone who works for an income on the internet.  It is a very challenging art form and any good insights are very welcome indeed.

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The Illusion of Visual Content Strategy - 8 Experts Share Tricks

The Illusion of Visual Content Strategy - 8 Experts Share Tricks | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
8 experts and brands reveal their magic tricks for executing a successful visual content strategy that gets results.
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Its all about the buzz! Thats the buzz you can create with your visuals that is. Some expert tips on how to get creative on social media with your visuals . . .

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Ivana Dacheva's curator insight, March 25, 2015 8:58 AM

Another good post by Donna!

Tamika Singleton's curator insight, April 25, 2015 2:10 PM

If you're needing visual content strategies that works then this is for you ENJOY!

 

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Nicholas Stickle's curator insight, April 30, 2015 6:24 AM

Visual content that is appealing or arresting has a much higher percentage chance to go viral or receive a large quantity of shares and thus bring to you the exposure you desire or the clicks or the actions that you need to earn money.

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Hands-on with Hyperlapse: Instagram's fun, easy answer to timelapse videos - The Next Web

Hands-on with Hyperlapse: Instagram's fun, easy answer to timelapse videos - The Next Web | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
As mobile video apps get increasingly sophisticated, people don’t just want to record video clips on their iPhone: they want full-on cinematic productions complete with special effects, transitions, stop motion,... Keep reading →
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Instagram's new Hyperlapse iPhone app seems to be taking the digital world by storm. Here's the low-down on how simple and sexy it is . . .

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Jon Dewar's curator insight, September 4, 2014 10:09 AM

#instagram 

Lorraine Elvire Wagenaar's curator insight, September 4, 2014 10:18 AM

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Facebook explains its decreased organic reach - Digiday

Facebook explains its decreased organic reach - Digiday | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Facebook finally addressed brand and agency concerns about decreased organic reach, assuring marketers it will be more transparent going forward.
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Its not about the money - honest! Facebook give some responses to people's anger at the massive loss of organic reach . . .

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Boite Mails's comment, June 18, 2014 7:34 AM
what do you mean by organic reach ? traffic from google/yahoo&co ?
glgeorgiou's comment, June 18, 2014 7:49 AM
I mean trafic form google, yes.
Anna's curator insight, July 16, 2014 1:32 AM

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How to Create Real-Time Content

How to Create Real-Time Content | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Real-time content—it’s all the rage. For brands, creating content that is timely, prominent and relevant can potentially yield higher en
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Its not only about the quality of your content but also the timing. Find out more . . .

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Debra Hess Norris's curator insight, March 16, 2014 10:39 AM

This may help us consider how we can be stronger advocates for art conservation  - we  have compelling stories that must be told in real time where possible. 

YOBSN Money's curator insight, April 20, 2014 10:05 AM

Really want to read this later until then Happy Easter and God Bless!!

2getmarketing2go's curator insight, April 24, 2014 11:24 AM

A importância de se criar conteúdo em tempo real.

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15 Common Mistakes in Social Media Marketing

15 Common Mistakes in Social Media Marketing | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
As social media continues to integrate into our lives, business executives, freelancers and professionals from all walks have started to use social media to engage in content marketing. What are the common mistakes that are often made in social media marketing?
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Don't forget the 1:9:90 rule - Only one percent of participants will create content or start discussions, 9% will response and 90% will do neither. An oldie post from the brilliant @JeffBullas but great words of wisdom that still hold true in 2014 . . .

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Greer's husband's curator insight, February 23, 2014 1:11 AM

Greer & I are still trying to reinvent the wheel with social media when we really need to put our ears to the ground to listen where others have already tread making the same mistakes. Hopefully you will find this article by Jeff Bullas as useful as we have.

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Instagram Tips for Growing Your Visual Footprint | Social Media Today

Instagram Tips for Growing Your Visual Footprint | Social Media Today | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
How can your business use Instagram more effectively to engage with your target audience? Here's a grab-bag of Instagram tips and tools.
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Do you know how to run a photo contest on Instagram? This post is packed full of great Instagram ideas . . .

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Here’s Your Brand Can Become a Content Organization

Here’s Your Brand Can Become a Content Organization | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it

Here is how your brand can become a content organization or what I would call a "media company"

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A bucket load of common sense. It's all about your content . . .

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The Mixology of Content Marketing [Infographic]

The Mixology of Content Marketing [Infographic] | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Did you know that 69% of digital marketers creating more content now than they did one year ago? And that 62% of business want to create more engaging, higher quality content? This infographic from JBH looks at how brands can mix up their content and create a compelling mix.
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Did you know that Milennials spend over 5 hours a day engaging with peer created content? This a great infographic on getting the right content mix from @socialmedia2day . . .

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How to Drive Website Traffic With Instagram

How to Drive Website Traffic With Instagram | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Are you using Instagram to market your business? In this article, you'll discover how to use Instagram to drive traffic to your website.
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Really good post that you should read if Instagram is part of your marketing mix . . .

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UCanRow2's curator insight, September 30, 2015 10:37 AM

Rowing, including the indoor variety, is such a photogenic activity.  It's perfect for Instagram!  Here's a great rundown on how to use this popular platform to promote yourself. 

Mery Elvis Mt's curator insight, October 7, 2015 12:54 AM

Instagram es una gran plataforma para atraer tráfico a tu página web

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9 Social Media Marketing Tool Tips From the Pros

9 Social Media Marketing Tool Tips From the Pros | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Would you like to improve your social media marketing? This article shares social media marketing tool tips from top social media experts.
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Great collection of social media marketing tips. I´m personally in love with Blab and Click To Tweet is a great tool too . . .

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How Many Photos Are Uploaded to Snapchat Every Second?

How Many Photos Are Uploaded to Snapchat Every Second? | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Despite being the smallest and youngest image-based social network, Snapchat users share more photos per second than users on every other photo-sharing network.
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Snapchat is trouncing Facebook and Instagram when it comes to volumes of images shared per second. Whatsapp is a very close second though . . .

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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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Riff: Make Videos with Friends - Facebook Newsroom

Riff: Make Videos with Friends - Facebook Newsroom | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
We're introducing Riff, a creative tool to make videos with friends.
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Get creative with this new fun video tool from Facebook called Riff, which lets you make collaborative vids with friends, family and colleagues. My first guitar riff was Bowie´s "Rebel, Rebel" - wonder what my first Facebook Riff could be? . . .

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To Be Blunt, a Lot of Your Social-Media Marketing is Getting You Nowhere

To Be Blunt, a Lot of Your Social-Media Marketing is Getting You Nowhere | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
An audit of your efforts on social media is will reveal which channels are worth more focus and which ones you should dump.
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Get off of Facebook now! Well, OK, maybe it works for you but just make sure it does. Copyblogger dumped Facebook when they discovered they were getting much more traction from Twitter and Google+ . . .

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Hannah Langlois's curator insight, November 10, 2014 3:44 PM

Many companied believe that social media helps there company so much but this might now be the case. Companies really need to take a look at how much social media really helps their company before putting so much effort into it.

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How to Build Social Media Into Your Content Marketing Processes

How to Build Social Media Into Your Content Marketing Processes | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
In this fourth installment of CMI's Back to Basics series, we outline the basics of developing a content plan for social media, and will also share key elements of CMI's plan as a working example. ...
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Really love this strategic approach to differentiating content depending on the strength of each channel . . .

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Social Media: 9 Questions To Ask Your Customers When Creating Content - Jeffbullas's Blog

Social Media: 9 Questions To Ask Your Customers When Creating Content - Jeffbullas's Blog | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
In a recent blog post titled “Social Media and the 3 New Pillars of Marketing?”  I mentioned that content is one of the  key pillars that can position your company as a “thought leader” in your market segment and help you provide solutions to your customers problems. So now we need to start looking more closely at what are the important [...]
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Do you really know your audience or are they some kind of vague, amorphous blob in your mind?  . . .

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5 Types of of Snack Size Content for Social Media Marketing Worth Considering

5 Types of of Snack Size Content for Social Media Marketing Worth Considering | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Content on social media networks Is vital to create engagement with your prospects and customers. There is a fast emerging trend for content to be written and produced in snack size bites. This could be video, text or visual mediums. Provide the entree first and the main meal second. So it is all about the temptation.
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If you've got a 140 character memory like me, this excellent blog post from Jeff Bullas is for you . . .

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Ryan DePoppe's curator insight, February 28, 2014 10:44 PM

Snack size, perfect for social media. 

Gary Stevens's curator insight, March 2, 2014 6:13 AM

Less is more. Some ideas on producing web content for audiences that have increasingly shorter attention spans.

Debra Hess Norris's curator insight, March 16, 2014 10:44 AM

Helpful advice.... brevity is necesary.

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Klout Evolves Into A Content Creation Platform

Klout Evolves Into A Content Creation Platform | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
Klout is evolving from a service that told you how much influence you had in terms of a numerical value, to a service that now tells you why you're influen
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Wow! Klout has turned from just measuring your engagement score into a complete content creation platform. What do you think of their new offer?

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Kaley Perkins's comment, February 16, 2014 1:42 PM
I'm also anxious to see how it plays out. I confess a bit of platform overload!
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5 Tips to Design the Best YouTube Channel Page

5 Tips to Design the Best YouTube Channel Page | Social Media Bites! | Scoop.it
There's a science to setting up the perfect YouTube channel page. Get the lowdown on crucial elements.
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Is your YouTube channel as good as it could be? Here's some great tips from those lovely people at Mashable . . .

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