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Top Social Media Trends this Week

Facebook Jobs, Instagram Multiple Photo-Posts, & Pinterest Visual Search The world of social media is always turning. You may use Facebook to keep up with friends. Alternatively, you might utilize Twitter to promote your business. You may even be searching on LinkedIn to find a new job. No matter the case, social media is constantly evolving. Social media trends seem …

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3 Actionable Small Business Social Media Tips

Simple Ways You can Optimize Your Social Media Presence Today Small business social media strategies are often based on lean tactics that can be easily implemented. As you move from market research to startup and full-blown small business, your advertising must be cost-efficient. You’re probably still looking for investors. You likely need as much capital available for expansion. A small …

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The Basics of Social Media Content Marketing

Leverage Original Content and Social Media Networks to Reach New Customers The world of marketing has changed. Search engine advertising dominates digital marketing budgets, social media marketing is now the preferred method of reaching your target market, and content is king. Social media and content marketing are both examples of how modern internet advertising is now accessible to everyone, used …

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SocialPro 2016 by Marketing Land

The World-Class Paid & Organic Social Media Marketing Conference By Ryan Crockett, June 18, 2016 Emergent Digital is proudly presenting alongside other industry leaders at SocialPro 2016, the premier social media marketing conference produced by the experts at Marketing Land and Search Engine Land. This high-profile forum is focused on the free exchange of ideas and SMM success stories as …

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3 Pros & Cons of Marketing on Every Major Social Media Platform

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Snapchat… Which Network is Right for You? By Ryan Crockett – May 16, 2016 There are unique benefits and drawbacks to every social media marketing channel at your disposal, and the key to running an effective advertising campaign is identifying how well each network aligns with your company goals. Facebook offers the widest audience for your …

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5 Essential Digital Marketing Blogs for Beginners

Top-Class SEO, Social Media, & Search Advertising Feeds Everyone Should Follow By Ryan Crockett – May 6, 2016 In the age of online business, our brave world of new media, we’re all digital marketers. From small business to the nonprofit sector, from the newest startup to the Fortune 100, online advertising has become an imperative, integral part of public outreach. …

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Philanthropy Education & the Nonprofit Generation

The Spirit of Charity runs Strong in the Educational Sector By Ryan Crockett, 25 March 2016 Philanthropy and education have forever been intertwined as a naturally intimate blend of charitable giving and generational development, and they’ve now joined forces as philanthropy education. Public schools and universities have relied on the generous donations of prestigious benefactors for centuries, and education currently …

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3 Social Media Marketing Mistakes that can Cost You Followers

Failing to Engage the Digital Community may be holding You Back By Ryan Crockett, 7 March 2016 The keys to being successful in social media marketing are not hard to recognize: sharing great content, building an engaged audience, interacting with potential and existing customers positively online. These are apparent, positive, highly valued indicators of organic social business, but it can …

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Week in Social Media: Trending Digital News

Instagram adds Account Switching, Facebook’s Private Comment Replies, and #RIPtwitter By Ryan Crockett, February 8th, 2016 February has started off brilliantly for the Facebook-Instagram Zuckerberg colossus, and disastrously for their main competitor on the social media scene. While the former has added serious functionality to their mobile apps and web interfaces, the latter is in a tailspin as their perceived …

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Social Media Timing: Best & Worst Hours to Post

Engage During the Afternoon Lull, avoid Late-Night Posting By Ryan Crockett Social media timing is an absolutely critical factor in executing an effective marketing strategy that maximizes audience outreach. Knowing when to post (and when not to post) on social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for optimal engagement can truly take your efforts to the next level. Many will …