Facebook was founded in 2004, which means 2017 marked the start of the “teenage” years of social media. Just like a teenager who is anxious to move to the next new thing, social media moves even quicker. With new updates and features rolling out weekly, we can only expect this pace to increase in 2018.
One of the biggest pitfalls to not having a successful social media program is the lack of consistency. That means, at a minimum, posting to all your social media channels each week. But how do you determine a consistent posting schedule? How many posts are necessary a week and what is too many?
We’re honored to be recognized as a 2017 Social Media Marketing Global Leader by Clutch.co. No matter if social media is managed in-house or outsource, we strive to have ever company feel empowered when it comes to their social media presence.
It's no secret that the holiday shopping session brings 50-100% more revenue for retail and product-based businesses than the rest of the year. Social media plays a critical role in communicating your holiday campaigns to customers.
As social media continues to grow, it is essential for companies to be where their customers are: online. Although many companies know which platforms to use to reach potential customers—Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram, among others—many do not know the most important metrics to track the success of their social media efforts.
It’s no secret that the more you spend on Facebook, the more reach you can accomplish. But spending for the sake of spending isn’t effective. Understanding how much is enough to spend in order to accomplish your goals can be hindering.
If there is one marketing trend that has accelerated this year, it’s influencer marketing.Influencer marketing is working with individuals who have a large following and high engagement to help spread your brand’s message. It’s a form of third party referral that has audiences everywhere paying attention.
It’s September, which means, wine harvest is about to be in full swing in the Northern Hemisphere. For wine marketers everywhere, this is a juicy time of year. (Pun intended). For those specifically in charge of social media, this time of year is a gold mine for content possibilities.
Ask any social media professional and they will tell you that developing an authentic following on social media is no cakewalk. There is no “quick fix” or magic hashtag that makes you an instant success on social media. While our news feeds move quickly, it doesn’t mean that social media for your business should be a scramble. It’s about owning your social media process.