An embedded 'Buy Now' could be Twitter’s first step towards letting merchants accept mobile payments directly through the shorthand blogging service.
This move by Twitter is a big one, but will it work?
We are not sure that people will be ready to buy right away once presented with a buy now link in a tweet of 140 characters, unless of course an initial relationship has been built via additional 140 character tweets.
Lately we have been focusing a lot on logging and tracking metics and ROI for our clients. When we stumbled across this post we were very pleased with all of the great resources for tracking metrics and ROI
Thinking of taking a break from Facebook or Twitter? Looking for a smaller, nicher group of friends? One of these 10 growing networks could be for you.
Social Media does not stand still and either does the growth and evolution of Social Media platforms.
We do not suggest that you jump on every network out there because if you are everywhere and are not posting then you are not effective. We reccomend that you start with the top networks and then branch out from there.
We however will keep a pulse on these networks for you and let you know which ones you should jump on.
There is always a lot of discussion around the return on investment for Social Media, either financial or some other conversion, but many markets struggle to understand how to track this into quantifiable numbers and justify campaigns using analytics.
However, with some quick checks in Google Analytics any marketing department or savy web site owner can ensure that their time spent on Facebook and Twitter is returning some kind of value. This is very easy to do and can give you a powerful summary of the impact social media is having on your business.
As some of you may know, Google Analytics records a ton of information on your website users, where they come from, what they read and what they do next. The social part of this is no different. Log into Google Analytics and in the left hand bar, chose Traffic Sources > Social > Overview
There are many social media platforms available. No matter which you choose to use, the heart of your social media campaign is the content you publish. Engaging content is what draws people to your business on social media websites.
Seometimes we run out of ideas of what to post to keep our customers and prospects engaged. Here are 40 great ideas from SCORE to help with that
The world's grumpiest furry creature will get a chance to show off her acting talent in a major Hollywood movie, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Grumpy Cat is definately an Internet Sensation. In today's fast paced world we all need something fun to break up the routine. Grumpy Cat is that - fun - although grumpy and entertaining. This makes for a great viral Social Media item.
What can you share as you personally or your brand to break up the routine and provide something fun?
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.