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.
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).
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.
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.
How even social media & social selling experts are getting LinkedIn wrong – Part 1
AUGUST 31, 2016
In previous posts, I shared how CMOs at Xerox, Lithium, G2Crowd, Wiley, and XOJet are getting LinkedIn wrong as they simply focused on brand awareness, reach, and filling the funnel. showed how the actions of these CMOs and others are the reasons behind why 8 out of 10 sales and marketing leaders are unable to prove a clear social media ROI on LinkedIn. They want relationships first.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Spring-Cleaning: Social Media Tips & Tricks to Organize Your Accounts
APRIL 7, 2015
Here is a guide to social media spring-cleaning, including tips and tricks to better organize your accounts. When considering the 5 major social media networks (Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Instagram), each has very unique benefits, requiring a strategy tailored per platform. ” Followerwonk is another tool I use to find new social media connections. Enjoy!
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.
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.
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.
30 B2B Social Media Tips for 2016
JANUARY 26, 2016
As we get into 2016, here are 30 tips to help improve your B2B social media strategy: 1. In fact, Kristen Vaughn wrote a post right here on KoMarketing outlining the best B2B Instagram accounts. Figure out the best call to action for your networks and updates. As Oracle notes , “Just as buyers use social media to learn about you, use the same tools to keep up with them.”.
5 Ways to Boost B2B Sales Through LinkedIn Social Selling
Modern B2B Marketing
MAY 24, 2016
With lofty goals, every sales rep needs to utilize all the tools he has at his disposal to close the deal. In this blog, I’ll cover five strategies to use LinkedIn to drive significant revenue for your company: 1. This is especially important to do if your lead is publishing original content on LinkedIn. This last tip makes social selling even more fun. Sales b2
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!
Best Quora Guides and Insights of 2011
FEBRUARY 2, 2012
At the end of last winter, posts about how cool Quora was, the various uses for the site, and tips for getting the most out of it seemed ubiquitous. What do you think—are Quora’s best days still ahead? In any case, here are a few of the best Quora how-to guides and insights of 2011. Is Quora still a significant social media destination? Will it go the way of MySpace?
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.
48 Phenomenal SEO Guides, Tips & Tactics
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
What are the current best practices (and which aren’t worth spending time on) in each area? Find the answers to those questions and many more here in four dozen phenomenal SEO guides, tips and tricks from the past year. Expert SEO Guides, Tips and Tricks. Facebook’s VP of Growth Gives You Tips on Growing Your Product by KISSmetrics. But change is.” by Forbes.