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Viral Marketing Techniques to Get People Talking About Your Brand


Viral marketing is a strategy that aims to reach thousands of people with your product or brand through social media. Viral marketing is valuable because it gives companies an inexpensive way to reach a wide audience. Popular Social Media Platforms for Viral Marketing Social media is a must-have for any business.

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The Viral Coefficient: Your 2020 Guide to Viral Marketing

Martech Advisor

Going viral can give your brand and product immense publicity, generate brand awareness, and acquire new customers. But how does viral marketing work? What is the Viral Coefficient and the Viral Cycle Time? Before we begin, let's first understand what viral marketing is. The Viral Coefficient.


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How Social Epidemics Contribute to Viral Content Marketing


Much like a health pandemic, a social epidemic is a marketing strategy that relies on the power of virality. When a company discusses its desire to ‘go viral’ on the internet, they’re hoping to create a social epidemic reaching millions. Why you should tread carefully with starting a social epidemic.

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10 WordPress Contest Plugins for Your Next Viral Giveaway


Plus, it can also increase your email list and social media follower counts. To do that, you need a powerhouse duo of plugins to both run and promote your next viral giveaway. The entry actions include everything from having participants follow your social networks, refer friends, join your newsletter, share your site, and much more.

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The Top 8 Social Networks For Business

Marketing Insider Group

Recently, Adobe’s released their 5th annual CMO Guide to The Social Landscape highlighting the top 8 social networks for businesses. These top networks have been covered each of the last 4 years. I covered both of these in my own review on the top 9 social networks for businesses 2 years ago.

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How Should LinkedIn Algorithm Changes Affect Your Strategy?

Top Rank Marketing

Don’t make “virality” a goal on LinkedIn It’s easy to see the appeal for brands in having a post or piece of content go viral on social media. And on LinkedIn, aiming for virality can actually be counterproductive. In reality, the business impact of all this explosive yet ephemeral reach tends to be iffy.

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Why Seeding Your Content is Key to Making it Viral

The Effective Marketer

Is great to see scientific research being done on social media, viral videos, and marketing in general (see previous post on the New Science of Viral Ads ). Becker, tries to get some of the contradictions resolved when it comes to what makes something “ go viral “ 4 Critical Factors for Viral Success.