30 Reddit Stats and Facts to Know in 2020

Since it launched in 2005, Reddit has remained a mystery to many marketers. The user-influenced platform, which embraces discussion and community engagement, rather than content creation or branding is vastly different from other networks — like Facebook or Instagram — where brands naturally find their niche. But, in the past few years, Reddit’s made attempts to gain more attention from brands. Aside from introducing a number of advertising offerings, Reddit’s also launched features such as video streaming and video hosting, which have enabled the platform to evolve from the text-based format it’s been known for. While Reddit’s user-oriented platform might be too difficult for small to medium-sized business marketers right now, it’s still evolving. The platform is also thriving with Gen-Z and millennial audiences that might be using that platform to make purchasing decisions later on in life. At the moment, we don’t encourage you to put all your money into Reddit ads or a community manager to build subreddits just yet. However, it’s still smart to keep an eye on platforms that could offer[…]

Read more

December Social Media Ideas – Videos, GIFs and More

Need some December social media ideas? This article is packed for Social Media Holidays throughout the entire month of December. Now you have all the content you need for social media videos, GIFs and more! Image by EdZbarzhyvetsky, Depositphotos. BY DONNA MORITZ | NOVEMBER 29,… // Read More The post December Social Media Ideas – Videos, GIFs and More appeared first on Socially Sorted.

Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Social Media Marketing Campaigns

Every month, there are over two billion active users on Facebook, one billion on Instagram, and 365 million on Twitter worldwide. In the U.S. alone, 77% of the population has a social media account of some kind. Whether it’s to chat with friends, stay connected to people across the globe, or for business and networking purposes, consumers are on social media for a multitude of reasons — and marketers know it. Due to the sheer number of active users on these platforms, marketers are quickly learning about the importance of targeting their customers through social media. In fact, investments in social media advertising across the world are projected to grow to about 48 billion U.S. dollars by 2021. With so many people checking their smartphone notifications and social media feeds while traveling, commuting, and even relaxing, what better way to market than on social media? Social Media Marketing is Effective Social media advertising reaches audiences in a low-cost, impactful, and effective way. This is exactly why social media campaigns have become a crucial marketing technique[…]

Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Dropshipping: How to Start a Dropshipping Business

You’ve decided to launch an online store and join the ecommerce revolution. The very first questions you need to answer are all about your product: what will you sell, where will you get it and how will you get it to your customers. Amazing marketing and incredible customer service won’t get you very far without sourcing, inventory management, order fulfillment and shipping processes in place. Does that sound intimidating, boring or even impossible? You may want to skip the hassle and check out dropshipping. Before dropshipping, there were two major ecommerce models: Make a unique product from scratch. Do you love knitting cashmere cat sweaters? Great! You’ll have a completely unique product to bring to the marketplace. But can you create demand and scale your business? Purchase inventory in bulk. You won’t need to develop a new product, but you might get stuck with a garage full of widgets you can’t sell. If you do get traction, you’ll need to tackle fulfilling and shipping orders on your own. With dropshipping, you are only responsible for[…]

Read more

60+ September Social Media Ideas – Videos, GIFs and More

Looking for awesome September social media ideas? I’ve got them for you in bucketloads in this post. This post is filled with Social Media Holidays for the entire month of September. Get prepped with social media video ideas, GIFs and more for you! Donuts with Glaze by… // Read More The post 60+ September Social Media Ideas – Videos, GIFs and More appeared first on Socially Sorted.

Read more

New Study: What 100 Social Media Followers Are Really Worth

The social web is huge. From Facebook to Pinterest, they all command billions of eyeballs per year. Which, of course, makes these channels too big to ignore. In other words, you have no choice but to participate in them or else you’ll miss out on traffic and revenue. But, how much time and money should you devote to each social network? Which ones produce the best ROI? How much are 100 social media followers really worth? To answer these questions and more, I polled 483 companies who are all leveraging Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. Each company has been participating in all these social networks for at least 3 years and they have at least 100 social media followers on each platform. Of the 483 companies, 159 of them were in the B2B space and 324 were B2C companies. And their revenues varied from $10,000 a year to $250,000,000. Now before we dive into the data, keep in mind all of the stats are broken down based on 100 social followers. For example,[…]

Read more