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Social Media Photos: The Eyes Have It [Examples]

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Are photos part of your social media marketing strategy? Here are 15 winning social media photo tactics to get your audience engaged with snackable content.

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50 States of Social Media

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Need help celebrating America’s July Fourth holiday? Here are fifty ways to be a  social media super star. Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog.

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Social Media: 23 Ways To Promote Your Blog

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You should spend about 20% of your time creating blog content and 80% of your time promoting it according to social media experts Jay Baer and Chris Brogan.

For bloggers who spend hours pouring their heart and soul into each blog post, this may sound like heresy. But the reality is that if you don’t promote your content effectively, your hard work of crafting the optimal post is for naught.

To facilitate the blog promotion process, here are twenty-three social media tips to get your blog content in front of the largest possible audience.

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Social Media Turf Wars: What They Mean For Marketers

LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram & Facebook Stake their Turf

With recent changes by LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram, there’s no doubt social media platforms are in the midst of turf wars. Motivated by the need to generate revenue, the social media networks’ once fruitful partnerships are souring and platforms are jockeying for audience and position. One thing’s for certain: participants and marketers will lose.

Here are three signs the social media turf wars have begun plus 5 marketing tactics to deal with increased social media balkanization. From Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

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Social Media Marketing on a Budget

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For small businesses and other organizations with limited budgetssocial media marketing can be a great equalizer by providing another way of engaging with your target market and the public. Social media marketing on a budget requires thinking through your business and marketing strategy first. Focus your efforts on one form of social media and do it well. Here’s a set of ten questions to help you lay the groundwork and seven options for leveraging social media on a budget.

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Another 15 Ways to Expand Your Blog Reach

Building a blog following requires a marketing plan. This blog building plan requires consistently exposing new people to your content, ways to keep readers coming back, and making sharing easy. Here are 15 additional tactics to support your blog building efforts.

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Is An Online Photo Worth 1,000 Words?

Online photographs are easy to snap and share especially with social media platforms like Flickr and Facebook. Here are 5 ways to use photographs to extend your company’s reach and engage your prospects and customers.

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What’s Your Social Media Strategy’s Business Rationale?

Don’t jump in social media without thinking through your marketing plan. Here are 5 business rationales to help get you started. Please read on…

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