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The State of Social Media Marketing: May 2014 – Social Media Changes

Hooray! Top Dog Social Media has “The State of Social Media Marketing” posted, with all the big roll-outs in ONE big article.  If you want to keep up, well… here ya go.  🙂 Do you get overwhelmed with the constant sea of constant change in social media?

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12 types of Facebook updates to avoid | Articles | Home

For my Realtor friends, you can ignore #2, but only if you’re posting to a specific list of other real estate pros or people who said they specifically wanted to hear about your listings.  🙂 Much has been written about annoying social media habits, but some people—and

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Boost Posts or Promoted Posts on Facebook: Which is Better? | Social Media Examiner

Are you confused by Facebook’s advertising options? Do you know when you should use boost posts vs. promoted posts? Understanding the similarities and differences between boost and promoted posts helps you make better budget decisions. In this article you’ll discover the differences between the boost post and

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50+ Tools for Content Curation and Content Marketing

I am what you might call a curator.  Great tools listed here – I hope I get a chance to try some of them. #48, Feedly, is one of my favorites right now.  🙂 Content curation and content marketing are hot terms today. Curation involves weeding through

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6 Tips for Being More Effective on LinkedIn

Everyone has their own style of networking. Some of us go to chamber luncheons and distribute business cards left and right. Others are more reserved and find online networking or less formal meet-ups more effective. When it comes to online networking, LinkedIn can be a powerful tool in

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Organic Reach on Facebook Will Reportedly Drop to 1-2% – SocialTimes

Yippie skippie… even more good news (sarcasm). Sigh, marketers like me are feeling some serious pain from Facebook lately. An anonymous source told Valleywag that Facebook will diminish Page reach to as low as 1 percent in the near future. In response, The Vocus Blog said, “Not

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Google+ Is Walking Dead | TechCrunch

Walking dead already? After I was just about to start having some faith in G+. I guess we will see how this all plays out. Click through to the full article below. Today, Google’s Vic Gundotra announced that he would be leaving the company after eight years. The

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5 Tips to Optimize Your New Twitter Profile

New changes are coming to Twitter profiles! Click the link at the bottom for the full article, and make note of image dimension changes too. Remember, I can help you create your graphics to give your profiles that punch! Change is coming to your Twitter profile. Big,

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These 20 Must-Follow Facebook Resources Will Help Improve Your Reach

You can believe I will be trying some of these! Yeah, I know — your Facebook reach is down. Everyone’s is. It’s a result of Facebook’s rapid growth. But you shouldn’t take it personally. It just means your content strategy needs to evolve if you want to outpace competitors. Let’s face

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Why Is Facebook Page Reach Decreasing? More Competition And Limited Attention | TechCrunch

I don’t rant TOO often these days, but I cannot express my displeasure with Facebook enough. I’ll leave it at that since, as usual, I don’t have enough time to get into it. Duty calls, yanno. It’s still a viable marketing option just by sheer volume of

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