The 28 Best Influencer Marketing Tools
AUGUST 9, 2016
Influencer marketing tools can help marketers identify the most relevant and engaging bloggers, journalists, and media outlets in their specific industry segments; reach out to them more effectively; automate low-level, repetitive tasks; and track and monitor results. Here are 28 of the best tools for influencer research and outreach. 1) Klout. ” — PR Daily (PR Tools).
26 Outstanding LinkedIn Tips and Tactics
MARCH 27, 2013
Indisputably the largest business-oriented social network, LinkedIn has emerged as a crucial site for professional networking, B2B marketing, hiring and job seeking. LinkedIn now boasts more than 200 million members across 200 countries, and adds two new members every second; what’s more, 35% of LinkedIn members use the site daily. LinkedIn can help by iMedia Connection.
Are LinkedIn Groups experiencing a crisis?
DECEMBER 7, 2016
After all of the changes LinkedIn has made to groups, it’s no wonder LinkedIn users and social selling experts are questioning the value of LinkedIn groups for sales and marketing programs. It makes you wonder if LinkedIn groups will experience the same fate as Google+ Communities , deserted after members go elsewhere for relevant discussions and cutting-edge content?
Tips on how to use LinkedIn for Better Lead Generation
B2B Lead Generation Blog
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Have you ever wondered about how can you use LinkedIn for better lead generation and business. In this post, I interview Susan Tatum, Partner at The Conversion Company. I met Susan through following her writing on her blog and her work in the LinkedIn community. Brian: What inspired you to do your work with LinkedIn? Why are you running a LinkedIn program? development?
20 Expert LinkedIn Guides
JULY 7, 2014
LinkedIn has made dramatic changes to its platform over the past 18 months, making what was a rather plain but effective business networking tool into a content-rich, visually dynamic, more interactive professionally-focused social network. Guides to Using LinkedIn for Career or Networking. Boost Your Brand’s Visibility With LinkedIn’s New Profile Features by Sprout Social.
28 (of the) Best LinkedIn Marketing Guides of 2014
JANUARY 20, 2015
As noted in several of the posts highlighted below, LinkedIn is no longer just a hangout for job-seeking professionals, who largely abandon it in between job searches. What’s more, as reported here previously , LinkedIn is the top social network for B2B marketing; 83% of marketers say they prefer to use LinkedIn for distributing B2B content. Image credit: Cox Business.
22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
As social media marketing has become ubiquitous ( 88% of marketers say social media is important for their businesses), hundreds of new tools have developed just in the past few years: tools for social media management, monitoring, measurement, automation, identifying influencers, creating graphical content, and more. No one has time to put every one of those tools through its paces.
Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 2
MARCH 6, 2012
So, as Facebook continues its never-ending stream of changes, what are the current and emerging best practices for marketing on Facebook? Find the answers to these questions and many others here in 26 more of the best Facebook marketing guides of the past year. Facebook Marketing Tips & Techniques. Facebook Advertising Tips. ” The solution? Facebook Skeptics.
7 Tips to Supercharge Your Content on LinkedIn Pulse
JUNE 16, 2016
It’s also probably no surprise that a huge majority of marketers (about 94 percent ) are using LinkedIn for content marketing and promotion … but not all of them are doing it effectively. Content marketing superstars such as Jay Baer, Joe Pulizzi, and Lee Odden all leveraged LinkedIn to build their multimillion-dollar companies. Master LinkedIn Pulse: 7 Tips for Success.
Social Selling: 10 Actionable Tips From LinkedIn’s Koka Sexton
It's All About Revenue
AUGUST 29, 2013
This assessment comes from “the source” — or LinkedIn’s Senior Manager of Social Marketing, Koka Sexton , who shared some serious scoop about the effectiveness of social selling during a webinar hosted by Demand Gen Report this week. The The webinar titled “Adding Social Fuel To Demand Generation Programs” underscored the fact that, because buyers like to access content and information from their peers, there is a huge opportunity to cultivate more meaningful roles on channels where information exchange thrives (like LinkedIn and Twitter). They know it’s effective. SocialDG.
Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
JANUARY 31, 2011
And that leads to questions, like: What are the best ways to attract more (relevant) followers? Which are the most helpful third-party tools for Twitter? Get the answers to these questions and more here in some of the best Twitter guides, tips and tools of the past year. 13 Twitter Tips for Increasing Engagement by Sazbean. Twitter Tools. Digg this!
Social Media Marketing: 6 tips for running a valuable LinkedIn group that attracts prospects
B2B Lead Generation Blog
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
In early October, the B2B Lead Roundtable Group , this blog’s LinkedIn group, was recognized as one of the top LinkedIn groups for content marketing. Check it out for yourself here: “ 4 Hottest LinkedIn Groups for B2B content marketing.” thought, in light of the positive recognition, a “how-to” blog post about developing a LinkedIn group would be apropos.
55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010
FEBRUARY 7, 2011
According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009. ROI remains a contentious issue, but in at least a few areas best practices began to emerge. Discover the answers to these questions and more here in 55 of the best guides to social media strategies, tactics, tools and statistics of the past year.
What are The Most Popular Social Media Tools?
JUNE 2, 2016
Everybody wants to be great at social media, but instead of spending dozens of hours every week making it happen, start relying more on tools that can help you drive amazing results in less time. The 14 Most Popular Social Media Tools of 2016. Want the same post to go to your company LinkedIn page and personal LinkedIn page. Bonus Tools. Create Stunning Graphics.
10 Examples of Highly Impactful LinkedIn Profiles
MARCH 12, 2015
Last summer I wrote about the importance LinkedIn can be for executing B2B SEO link building. And the first place to start is through your LinkedIn profile. While I detailed several key LinkedIn profile elements that help convey trust, the objective of this post is to provide even more examples through exemplary LinkedIn user profiles found online. Why LinkedIn Again?
23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012
DECEMBER 4, 2012
As noted in 33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012 So Far , posted here a few months ago, social media marketing adoption is now so widespread there’s little further question of “if” or “when” in the minds of most marketers–but many “how” and “what” questions still remain. ” Social Media Tools.
20 More of the Best Social Media Marketing Guides and Tips of 2013
JANUARY 21, 2014
Back in October, the post here 21 of the Best Social Media Marketing Guides of 2013 (So Far) noted that as social media marketing practices mature, the questions about it have evolved from simple “how do I do x ” queries to more complex investigation into how to optimize social marketing strategies and tactics. Best Social Media Marketing Guides and Tips.
33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far
AUGUST 28, 2012
What’s the best process for developing a social media marketing plan? Find the answers to those questions and many more here in almost three dozen of the best social media tips, how-to guides, lists and reports of 2012 so far. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics & Techniques. But the site is not of course, and shouldn’t be, a marketing tool.
50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
Which social media monitoring tools should I use? Read on for answers to these questions and more from some of the best minds in social media in some of their best blog posts and articles of 2011 so far. Social Media Strategy and Best Practices. 19 Social Media Best Practices [VIDEO] by Social Media Explorer. Social Media Tools. What should I monitor for?
21 of the Best Social Media Marketing Guides of 2013 (So Far)
OCTOBER 8, 2013
And 92% of small businesses say that social media is an effective marketing technology tool. What are the best strategies for promoting social content (and which bad ideas should be avoided)? Which social media marketing tools are most useful? Jon Whiting lists seven tips for improving video rank on YouTube. Social Media Tools and Reviews. ” phase.
33 Tweetable Tips That'll Help You Master LinkedIn [Infographic]
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
It turns out that LinkedIn is one of the most powerful (yet often underutilized) social networks today. With a reported 313 million members, 40% of whom log in daily , LinkedIn is not a network to write off. It''s an extremely powerful and fast-growing professional networking tool. And if you''d like to learn more about how to use LinkedIn, check out this guide.). Times.
5 social media tools to kickstart your business
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
JANUARY 7, 2013
One area that we can always consider is emerging tools to help us be more productive and efficeint. Social Here are 5 great tools that you can kick-start your business in 2013: Convert Facebook Fans to customers with Agorapulse. Mention is one of the best and most cost effective solutions I have come across. Mention is a very powerful tool with a reasonable price.
How to Use LinkedIn to Generate Leads
B2B Lead Generation Blog
MARCH 16, 2015
Tweet You need to rethink the way you use LinkedIn. Without some of us even noticing, LinkedIn developed into a useful publishing platform and lead generation tool for marketers and sales people looking to build relationships with prospects. After using LinkedIn to build my own discussion groups, I’ve discovered that using LinkedIn as a lead generator can be a pretty simple process — if you’re willing to invest a little time sharing your expertise and thought leadership. Here are some ways to make the most of LinkedIn for lead generation: 1. or AOL.
15 Tips for Getting the Most From LinkedIn Groups
OCTOBER 11, 2012
I spend a lot of time in LinkedIn groups and have learned a bit about maximizing their potential as conversation-starters. Here are 15 of my favorite tips. The best way to provoke discussion on LinkedIn is to ask questions. LinkedIn is the only major social network that doesn’t permit brands to interact as members. LinkedIn gives you 120 characters for a headline, which is pretty generous. There Are Three Parts Of Any LinkedIn Post. Facebook is more playful than LinkedIn. Polls are a basic tool you can use to solicit feedback.
3 Networking Tips with LinkedIn Groups for Business
Writing on the Web
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
LinkedIn is today to working professionals what Facebook was to college students when it first launched: a networking tool with a specific audience and purpose in mind. Facebook has since degenerated to an all-inclusive social media outlet for friends and family, but LinkedIn still retains its reputation as an online social networking service for the working world. Learn.
3 Social Media Marketing Tips For 2014
It's All About Revenue
DECEMBER 29, 2013
Twitter also celebrated a successful IPO this year, as well as the launch of its video tool, Vine. Twitter and Facebook are still the leading platforms for social advertising, but LinkedIn is becoming a more popular place to advertise as well. Social Media Marketing Tips For 2014 is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing.
3 Tips for Using Social Media for B2B Marketing
DECEMBER 27, 2016
Social media can be a great business tool to use for marketing, sales, PR, customer service, and HR. Here are three tips for using social media more effectively in your B2B marketing. While this is helpful for many of the other positions you need to fill, this is not always the best approach to achieving social media success. Follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
JANUARY 12, 2011
Which online tools are most helpful for PR pros? Get the answers to all of these questions and more here in some of the best social PR guides, tips and tools of the past year. Interactive PR Guides, Tips and Tools. Public Relations: The best press release is no press release by MarketingSherpa. successful marketers reveal their favorite public relations tools by Matt About Business. The tools, briefly reviewed, range from the obvious (e.g., Tips to Revive It by iMedia Connection. Share this on LinkedIn. ‘Loser.
31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010
JANUARY 24, 2011
Discover how to accomplish all of the tasks above and more using some of the coolest free and modestly priced social media and web tools released in the past year or so. Cool Social Media Tools. This tool makes unfollowing non-followers easy. free tool for finding the relative influence of any Twitter user. Highlight the best comments, selectively hide comments (e.g.
LinkedIn Networking Tips: How to Increase Connections and Engagement
NOVEMBER 25, 2014
LinkedIn now has over 329 million members , so it has become essential to have a strong professional presence on this social media platform. LinkedIn can be a valuable tool to help you stand out, make more connections and generate more leads for your firm. The same is true for your LinkedIn profile— the online version of your first impression. On LinkedIn?
37 Fantastic SEO Guides, Tips and Tactics
JUNE 4, 2013
But precisely what constitutes “best practices” in SEO is a continually (and lately, rapidly) moving target. Yesterday’s on-page optimization and link building tactics—even those used with the best, non-manipulative intentions—may get a site penalized in search rankings today for being “over-optimized.” Use effective SEO tools and marketing metrics.
Best Website Design Guides and Tips of 2010
MARCH 3, 2011
Discover the answers to these questions along with a heavy dose of artistic inspiration here in 27 of the best website design guides, tips and insights of the past year. Web Visitors: Make Them Stick 10 Tips by SEO Wizardry. In this post, Pete Hollier provides 10 tips to keep those visitors on your site for as long as possible, like living up to expectations (one would hope so!),
50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)
OCTOBER 5, 2010
Twitter users frequently exchange information about products and services.” 71% of business users now say Twitter is a useful tool, up from 59% a year ago. So what are the best ways to use Twitter for business? Which tools are most helpful? How-To Guides and Best Practices. 10 Tips to Getting More Retweets by TwiTip. 50 Power Twitter Tips by Chris Brogan.
6 Important LinkedIn Company Page Strategy Tips
JANUARY 14, 2016
LinkedIn Company Pages are growing in relevance every day as more people start using the platform for both B2B and B2C purposes. So how can you use your company’s page on LinkedIn to see real success? LinkedIn is unique in that most users do not want to be entertained on it. What people are really looking for on LinkedIn is solutions to their problems. eBooks.
Top 10 Branding Tools
SEPTEMBER 7, 2015
That’s where branding tools come into play. Branding Tools Defined. branding tool is a technique that helps you build and refine your firm’s reputation or increase the visibility of that reputation. The best branding tools manage to do both at the same time. Here’s our take on the top 10 branding tools for a professional services firm. 1.
39 More (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011
JANUARY 24, 2012
What are the best practices for sharing content on each major social network? Find the answers to these questions and more here in more than three dozen of the best social media guides, insights, rants and reports of the past year. Social Media Marketing Tips and Tactics. ” 50 Social Media Marketing Tips and Tactics by Jeff Bullas. YouTube Tips and Tactics.
Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile With These 10 Key Elements
AUGUST 7, 2014
In my latest column for Search Engine Land, I discussed how we use LinkedIn as a B2B link building tool, designed to research, identify, and communicate to potential third party publishers. But at the foundation of all effective LinkedIn outreach is a well designed, fully developed LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn Summary. LinkedIn Recommendations. Good Examples.
5 Simple Ways to Harness More Attention from Sharing Content on LinkedIn
DECEMBER 21, 2016
Many B2B marketers use LinkedIn as part of their content marketing strategy. But what happens when you’re sharing content on LinkedIn and not getting the results you expect? It’s possible to get excellent results using this powerful tool by taking actions many other marketers are missing. According to LinkedIn, if you post a status update every weekday during a month, you’ll reach 60 percent of your target audience. LinkedIn updates allow you to write a quick comment on what you’re sharing. Use LinkedIn Pulse to harness greater results. Not bad, right?
11 Easy Social Media Tips and Tricks
DECEMBER 10, 2013
At worst, it’ll just get the conversation started; at best, it can be part of a company’s market research. They father and mother who pour lots of time, consistently, into their relationships with their children are always the best parents. Your cordial, general, patient, and most generous nature is always best served person-by-person. Enjoy! Ask Questions. Cheers!
Why Your Blog Should be Your Top Social Media Tool
Content Marketing Today
OCTOBER 10, 2012
Thanks to free or inexpensive blogging tools, any individual can be on the same technological footing as the New York Times or the Wall Street Journal. What I think is less obvious is that your blog is every bit as much a social media tool as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Google+. In fact, I believe that a blog is the most important social media weapon in your arsenal.