15 social media and technology trends for 2015

Practically Perfect PA

Be fun but be professional when using Social Media. But it is still worth reiterating every year that social media should be used responsibly, especially as more and more people are using the various platforms. Getting the most out of all of your social media platforms.

6 Top Tips on Promoting Your Business on Social Media

Small Business CEO

Social media is increasingly becoming a tool for organizations, both big and small, to promote their business and create awareness about their current and upcoming offerings. … Marketing Social Media social media marketing social media promotion social media strategy

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5 Tips to Use Social Media for eLearning Content

Dumb Little Man

So you want to promote your eLearning content on social media. These days, everyone and their mother is trying to promote their business on social media. It’s not as easy as it looks, so here is some actionable advice you can use to reach your social media goals. Make sure that the content you’re promoting is, first and foremost, interesting, applicable and relevant […].

Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Do you think assistants should use social media for professional purposes? If you answered positively then yes you would be correct I think using social media for your professional development and networking is an absolute must! Do promote yourself and your achievements.

Social Media Tactics for Pop-up Promotions

Small Business CEO

Pop-up promotions have become an increasingly popular marketing tool for small businesses and start-ups, some people even claim that they are better at launching and growing a new business than social media.

The Link Between Branding and Social Media

Small Business CEO

We’ve talked before about the use of promotional products in your branding efforts. Today we’re going to explore ways to improve your social media presence to better reflect your brand and engage your audience. accounts across social media and is active on 2-3 of them.…

Top 5 social media tips for small businesses

Ian's Messy Desk

The post Top 5 social media tips for small businesses appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. (NC) NC) – Limited by time and resources, Canadian small business owners often view having a presence on social media channels as a daunting task.

Five Easy Ways To Make Money From Social Media

Dumb Little Man

Making money with social media is no longer a myth. Social Media Manager. If you have had real success in getting people to notice, like, comment on or share your posts across social media platforms , then you already have the basic requirements. Companies that know how social media is no longer an option in the 21st century can hire you to manage their social media marketing campaigns, design social media strategy and manage their platforms.

Embracing Social Media for Business

The Small Business Blog

Social media sites are not longer just the realm of individuals, and those who regularly read my blog know I’m a huge advocate of the power of social media for small businesses. Many companies, from small businesses to multinational organisations, are embracing the benefits of social media marketing, and if your business isn’t you are really missing out! Here are a few ways to take advantage of social media for your business.

25 ways to get noticed on LinkedIn

Practically Perfect PA

If you are active on other social media platforms such as Twitter and don’t have a website you can add your LinkedIn profile. Write LinkedIn Pulse posts and share these on your social media platforms. Be social and engage. It’s not called social media for nothing.

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Social Media Basics for Bootstrap Businesses

The Small Business Blog

Other Great Business Blogs Social Media for Business WinWeb Pitch of the Week – Martin Everard Benefits Of Building A Home Business Is There More Financial Hardship To Come? What better way to do this than through social media? E-Mail me or follow me.

4 Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Be Embracing Social Media

Small Business CEO

Instead of focusing on impressing search engine algorithms webmasters and marketers are now focusing more on genuinely impressing people so that they will want to share content with other people through the social web. The rest should be devoted to social account management and data analysis.

How Small Businesses Should Make The Most Of Their Social Media Presence

Small Business CEO

There is no doubt that social media is an integral part of online marketing for small businesses. Unfortunately the social media landscape is very fragmented and it is difficult to know what conversations to join and more importantly how to explore these opportunities in the best way.

How Social Niceties Can Ruin Your Chances Of Getting A Promotion At Work

Dumb Little Man

If you’re playing by all the rules and still not getting any promotion at work, then you might be unknowingly sabotaging yourself. You may think that the following common ‘social graces’ can make you look good but, in reality, they don’t. Promoting your success doesn’t make you a jerk it. I hate social networking. If people never get a chance to know you, then how can you get a promotion at work? It’s evaluation time at work again!

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How Guy Kawasaki Manages His Social Media Presence

Ian's Messy Desk

It is a good insight into how “one” person, Guy Kawasaki , manages a large social-media presence. How I Post—A Social-Media Core Dump. Many people ask me how I manage my social media accounts (and others make stuff up rather than figure out what I do).

Social Media Pre-Marketing: Three Ways to Build Value Before You Market a Launch

Andrea Kalli

Ideas for Using Social Media Pre-Marketing: Here are Three Ways to Build Value Before You Market. If there is one part of social media marketing that is particularly daunting, it is the product or service launch. These three “pre-marketing&# tips can help you produce a social marketing asset that gains attention right from its early days, regardless of its audience. 2) Empower other social media users to work with you.

5 New Ways to Promote Your Trade Show Event on Twitter

Small Business CEO

Some of these game changers have been technological – features or apps that will bolster the social network’s effectiveness. … Marketing marketing strategy NFL social media marketing twitter marketing

How to Promote Yourself Without Being an Obnoxious Braggart

On The Job

We''re often told that if we want to get ahead in our careers, we must learn to promote ourselves. The biggest mistake people make when trying to promote their accomplishments or abilities to others is not projecting a belief in their abilities," says Chief Executive Kim Garst of Boom!

Your online reputation

Practically Perfect PA

Turn on the privacy settings in your social media accounts, and delete anything that you’re unsure of. On social media platforms like LinkedIn, you’ll be able to find and connect with likeminded people by joining groups relevant to your interests or career.

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Infographic: Twitter Interaction

The Small Business Blog

If you are having problems using social media to promote your small business (in particular, on Twitter) then today’s infographic might help. Business Infographics infographic Social Media twitter

Using Instagram for business

Practically Perfect PA

Firstly, you may need to explain to your Executive why Instagram is a good social media platform to use for business but once you get over that hurdle there are a lot of benefits. You can change this if you have a big campaign or product you are promoting.

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5 Of The Best Education Marketing Tips For Twitter

The Small Business Blog

Twitter has rapidly established itself as one of the best marketing and promotion tools available. Its bite-sized content and highly social nature means it’s the perfect platform for getting people to talk about your educational establishment.

Promoting Your Business Through Word of Mouth Marketing

Small Business CEO

Nowadays, social media is at the forefront of marketing that everything and anything which it encompasses seems to be a necessity for businesses to use. Marketing Social Media customers viral marketing word-of-mouthAn effective marketing strategy is vital for any business.

LinkedIn – Time Waster or Time Saver?

Small Business CEO

LinkedIn is positioned as a social media site geared towards working professionals around the world. ’ LinkedIn Promoting Success. LinkedIn promotes success through multiple on-line networking tools. … Social Media linkedin linkedin marketing

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How to Run a Blog-Based Promotion | Internet Marketing Promotion.

Andrea Kalli

1) Incorporate Social Media If you do not mind stretching the definition slightly, blogs are social media. However, while blogs offer the same connective features as other social media platforms, they lack the depth of a medium like Facebook or Twitter.

Product/Program Promotion Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned Expert Interview

Productive & Organized

  You are ready to get your promotion "out there." Introducing Product/Program Promotion: Problems and Profits -- Launching Lessons Learned.    What were you promoting (book, program, teleseminar, etc.)?

Giveaway: Like Eco-Office Gals Win Studiopress!

Eco-Office Gals

StudioPress has been rolling out several new child themes lately, including the Social Eyes Child Theme. One of the great benefits of Social Media is the ability to meet people where they are.

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Using Social Media for Product Launches

Andrea Kalli

While thousands of marketers battle for the best PPC advertising spots, conversion rates, and lowest bid prices, smart marketers are building communities, fostering organic support, and launching their products to ultra-cheap promotion through social media.

How to Run a Blog-Based Promotion

Andrea Kalli

1) Incorporate Social Media If you do not mind stretching the definition slightly, blogs are social media. However, while blogs offer the same connective features as other social media platforms, they lack the depth of a medium like Facebook or Twitter.

Pinterest Tips – How To Properly Promote Your Business Brand

Small Business CEO

Back in October of 2011, I mentioned how the new social sharing site Pinterest can help you drive traffic to your business blog or website. You need to creatively find other ways without self promotion. Marketing Social Media business brand online marketing

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How Businesses Can Embrace Google Plus to Launch New Products

Small Business CEO

Google Plus is Google’s entry into the world of social media, and competes directly with social media giant Facebook. Like the other social media sites Google Plus has its own mobile app, and is a great way to connect with your Circle while on the go.

Using Social Media for Product Launches | Internet Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

While thousands of marketers battle for the best PPC advertising spots, conversion rates, and lowest bid prices, smart marketers are building communities, fostering organic support, and launching their products to ultra-cheap promotion through social media.

How to Find a Job Using Social Media

On The Job

I heard about the job when they promoted it on Twitter," she says. "I We thought social media would be cheaper and would reach our exact target since most public-relations professionals are participating in it." says that job seekers ignore social media at their own peril.

How to Measure the Effectiveness of Your Social Media Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

With such a wide divide in opinion, it is important that you base your social media spending (of time, of course) on campaigns that actually work. But how can you test your social media campaign for effectiveness? This is because social media is built on relationships.

How to Measure the Effectiveness of Your Social Media Marketing.

Andrea Kalli

With such a wide divide in opinion, it is important that you base your social media spending (of time, of course) on campaigns that actually work. But how can you test your social media campaign for effectiveness? This is because social media is built on relationships.

Twitter Hits a Home Run With Its Twitter For Business Microsite

The Solopreneur Life

Get results with successful promotional tactics and strategies. 9 People Who Are On My Twitter ‘Social Media’ List. Marketing Social Media advertising Ecommerce Twitter T witter has relaunched its Twitter For Business microsite.

Social Media is Not About Direct Marketing

Andrea Kalli

It is hard to tell, but it seems like their overall social media presence is highly profitable, not just in customer service savings but in the direct effects of their flight sales and upgrade purchases. Social Media is Not About Direct Marketing Rating 3.00

Sell Yourself Without “Selling Out”

Step It Up VA Coaching

Most people are not 100% at home promoting themselves and what they do. If you’re holding out on promoting yourself – whether out of fear, self-consciousness, or not knowing how to do it the “right way,” you are holding your talents, skills and gifts back from the world, and from potential clients! Not that self-promotion is necessarily easy … it can be one of the more challenging facets of running your own business, and an emotional hurdle.

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Using Twitter's Promoted Tweets

Small Business Labs

Promoted Tweets are basically paid ads for Tweets. " Promoted Tweets have been around for a couple of years, but Twitter limited the number of companies allowed to use them.  They recently changed this policy and now anyone can pay to their Tweets promoted

You Know You’ve Arrived When…

The Solopreneur Life

In December 2011 I began promoting the use of #solopreneurs and it has grown steadily. Social Media Twitter H ere’s evidence that society is recognizing the importance of the 20+ million solopreneurs in the United States: #solopreneurs now receives spam tweets. Imsoproud! For the past three years I’ve monitored the use of “solopreneurs” and “#solopreneurs” on Twitter. Back in 2010, it was used perhaps five times per 24 hours.

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