Term archive for "social media"

If You Want to Win the Race, Don’t Shoot Yourself In the Foot

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The holiday shopping season has started. Walmart has come out swinging: they’ve already opened their seasonal layaways, and their 25 Top Toys predictions have garnered a lot of attention. Amazon, not to be outdone, has answered with their Top 100. Retailers who want to compete need to bring their A game. That means making sure… Continue Reading »

Get Ready for More Metrics from Facebook

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Business owners and marketing agencies alike have been asking Facebook for more information about how users view and engage with page content and advertising. At last the giant social media platform has agreed, announcing that it will be introducing new metrics and measurement tools for marketers on a monthly basis. This staged roll out gives… Continue Reading »

Instagram Shadowban Keeps People from Seeing Your Posts

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There have been rumors for a while now that Instagram was taking action to limit the reach of popular posts. Accounts that regularly garnered thousands of likes on a typical post found that those numbers dramatically dropped off; further research revealed that impacted posts could not be found by searching the hashtags used. Obviously, this… Continue Reading »

3 Things You Need to Know About Influencers

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One of the first things business owners learn about is the power of word of mouth marketing. We can tell our customers we’re fantastic all day long, but those messages just don’t have as much weight as an endorsement from a friend or family member. Customers don’t only listen to people they actually know: purchasing… Continue Reading »