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So, what should I post today?
Social Media Marketing Best Practices From 25 Experts Who Have Been There and Done That
What’s Brand New and What’s Coming with LinkedIn
12 Free Social Media and Brand Monitoring Tools We Love! And more...

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So, what should I post today?


If this is a question you ask yourself as a Social media professional, you are not alone. Keeping a social media presence is important for every brand globally, but it has to be informative and useful to your target audience. Whether you are creating content or curating content to post, the first step is to keep updated with the latest happenings in your space.The most popular way to do this is Google Alerts, which are fantastic since they are powered by the best search functionality currently available…

Social Media Marketing Best Practices From 25 Experts Who Have Been There and Done That.

fb02I am a huge fan of learning from others and my latest mission is to learn more from the best social media managers around the globe.I didn’t have any easy way to reach out to talented, social media managers for an interview, so I started looking at active FB Groups. I soon found an active community of social media professionals on the Social Media Managers FB Group who discuss every aspect of being a social media manager. I reached out to one of the admins, Sean Webster, about this article and he gave me the thumbs up to post on the group…

What’s Brand New and What’s Coming with LinkedIn

Whats-Brand-NewRecently LinkedIn has been pushing out tons of updates and new features that enhance the social media platform’s functionality and power as a tool for marketing. Are you aware of these LinkedIn marketing enhancers?

In this article I will cover all of their recent updates and there’s still more to come. Many of these new features will help you streamline and ramp up your LinkedIn marketing efforts.

8 New Features to Improve Your LinkedIn Marketing…

12 Free Social Media and Brand Monitoring Tools We Love (and Why)

monitoring-toolsReputation is everything. And on the internet, that couldn’t be more true.It’s important to always know what people are saying about you — whether it’s your customers, your competitors, or the press. And on any given day, it can be tricky to keep up with what your audience is sharing across a variety of social media platforms.

So, we’ve rounded up some of the best free social media and brand monitoring tools from around the vast web of social networks…

How Chatbots Can Enhance Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

chatbotThe business world has evolved into an era that no longer requires a business to promote their services and products to an audience in person, and no longer is it necessary to have thousands of dollars before a marketing campaign can be conducted for even the smallest of businesses. Today, people turn to the internet when they want to find a product they wish to purchase and they turn towards the internet when they want to find information on any given subject. Social media networks have gained quite a lot of attention in the past few years in particular, and have been able to give thousands of businesses an opportunity to grow and prosper without a huge front-up marketing budget…

This is How to Use Social Media to Launch Your Product

Launch with Power of Social Media Community heroAre you planning to launch a project? Did you know that you can start marketing your idea on social media while still working on it? You can!

The common way to get ready for a launch is to write a press release and invest in pay-per-click ads. But there’s no reason to limit yourself to those two options.

Read 9 innovative and affordable ways to market your launch using the power of social media…

Snapchat The Most Popular Social Media For Under 35’s

snapchatSnapchat has become the social media king for people under 35 in Ireland.New stats from Cork Chamber Business School show it’s ahead of Facebook and Instagram in terms of daily users aged 35 and under.

Snapchat Stats

  • Total of 1.75 million users a day.
  • Most popular in the 13-17 and 25-24 categories.
  • Total of 1.4 million users aged 35 and under…


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