How to Learn Social Media Marketing: 40 Resources for Beginners

Social media is no longer an optional marketing channel — it’s a necessary one. But that doesn’t mean results are a given. When it comes to social media, you’ll either have a lot of success interacting with your customers, or you’ll see little results — and that depends on the level of effort you put into it. For every business that has found success in social media marketing, there are at least two more spinning their social wheels with no tangible results. It’s time to change that trend. For many, social media is simply a place to post links to content they’ve created in hopes that thousands will see it, click through, and share with their followers. So they have profiles on every network, and[…]

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7 Clever Social Media Promotion Ideas That Dramatically Boost Online Profits

Now that all of the social media sites are set up and the content is scheduled, what happens next? How is it possible to get the word out about social media profiles and should the focus only be on promoting specific profiles? Below are some social media promotion techniques that will help kickstart a new online business. In addition to adequately utilizing social media, learn how to jumpstart an online business by attending our free webinar training. Keep reading to learn about 7 smart social media promotion techniques that’ll pave the way to a profitable business! Fill out the profile Filling out social media profiles may not seem like that big of a deal, but if you’re missing simple things like the link to your[…]

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17 Charts That Show Where Social Media is Heading

You already know it’s harder to get traffic from the social web unless you spend money on ads. There’s nothing new with that fact… just look at the graph above: It breaks down how the average number of social shares per blog post has been dying year over year. But the reality is you can’t ignore platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube or any other new contender that comes out and gains traction. These social sites command so much traffic, that we have no choice but to be on them. Just look at the Similar Web numbers for Facebook… they get an estimated 19.2 billion visits a month. That’s ridiculous! And it’s not just Facebook either… according to Similar Web, all of the big[…]

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