Dan Zarrella

5 Proven Social Media Call-to-Action Tips [Research]

Call to action

Integrating an optimized call-to-action into your social media interactions and content makes it actionable and measurable and it gets participants to act. Without a call-to-action, your social media marketing is just branding. It doesn’t support engaging with prospects, deepening relationship, or generating leads or sales. Here are five tips to make your social media media calls-to-action more effective at generating leads and closing them (based on research.) Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

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Twitter Is Not A Conversation [Research & Charts]

Twitter is a social media microblogging platform that encourages interaction in the form of 140 character exchanges. Twitter engagement abbreviates content through the use of links and attachments while expanding the conversation through the use of hashtags. As a result, Twitter enables one-to-many, one-to-one and many-to-many interactions. Yet, despite this ability to communicate, Twitter isn’t a conversation based on recent research by Dan Zarrella of Hubspot. 5 Twitter research insights with charts and actionable marketing tactics. Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

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11 Tips To Increase Facebook Marketing Effectiveness

How to make your Facebook Marketing more effective based on research

One thing that marketers and investors learned from Facebook’s high profile IPO is that it’s a social media platform driven by engagement. So what do marketers need to know about this social media platform to improve their marketing?

Separate research studies done by Buddy Media and Dan Zarrella of Hubspot highlight ways marketers can maximize their Facebook effectiveness. To help you, here are eleven points to guide your Facebook engagement. Understand that these recommendations may vary for specific target audiences and other factors. Source: Heidi Cohen’s Actionable Marketing Blog

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