Archive for the ‘Social Media’ Category.

 

Monday 13 February, 2017

Facebook to Weed out Memes

Does it just make your day when you see a cute smiling kitty cat with a funny quote or a short Vine of a hefty guy breaking a tire swing? If so, your Facebook feed might become a bit less interesting for you. Facebook doesn’t think these bits of ephemeral content are at all amusing […]

 
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Wednesday 07 December, 2016

How to Deal with Social Media Overwhelm

Social media is pretty much a necessity if you want to have an online presence. The trouble is that it can cause social media overwhelm. This is not an officially diagnosed disorder – yet – but if you have it, you know what it is. As an online marketer, you need to combat social media […]

 
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Monday 24 October, 2016

How to Use Social Proof in Your Ecommerce Business

Social proof is a simple concept. You’re much more likely to buy from an online store if you know that others have bought there and been happy with their purchases. If you have an ecommerce store, social proof is an essential bit of marketing that engenders trust with your customers and will make you more […]

 
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Monday 12 September, 2016

Facebook Lookalike Audiences – Find a New Audience

Facebook’s Lookalike Audiences feature allows advertisers to target those who ‘look like’ their regular customers. It was launched in early 2013 in an effort to change the way Facebook advertising works. Facebook Lookalike Audiences builds on the Custom Audiences feature that was rolled out the previous year. Custom Audiences allows you to upload your current […]

 
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Monday 29 August, 2016

Doppelganger Week – Find Your Celebrity Look Alike

A new internet tradition started a few years ago – Doppelganger Week. This is the first week of February, when everyone changes their social media profiles to the image of a celebrity they look like. How did it get started? Who knows. And as is always the case with something that goes viral, who cares? […]

 
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Monday 25 July, 2016

Should You Outsource Forum Posting or Blog Commenting?

If you’re an online entrepreneur, forums offer an excellent opportunity to brand yourself, build connections and drive traffic to your website. An online forum is a place where people get together and share their common interests. You can join communities like these that are related to your niche and become a regular contributor. In order […]

 
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Monday 11 July, 2016

Power Networking – How to Make the Most of Your Business Contacts

In the world of internet business and online socializing, it seems like all you need to do to make business contacts is to get on the web. But this isn’t really true at all. There’s still nothing like face-to-face contact for real networking. There’s a new buzzword – ‘power networking’ – that refers to getting […]

 
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Monday 27 June, 2016

7 Things That Make You Look Untrustworthy Online

How do you know who you’re dealing with online? These days, everyone knows that the internet is rife with scams and cons. If you want to build relationships and sell products online, you really need to earn your potential customers’ trust. Here are several things that can make you or your website look unreliable. Fake […]

 
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Tuesday 31 May, 2016

The World’s Most Hated Brands and Why We Hate Them

In America, daily life is full of dealing with corporations we love to hate. There are so many despicable companies ruling our lives these days that it’s just unavoidable. In writing this article, my real challenge was to find a list of a few of the most hated, but I found it, courtesy of a […]

 
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Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Quora – How to Use this Community of Experts for Your Business

Quora is a social media site where experts share their knowledge. It’s a bit like Yahoo Answers and other question and answer sites except with one major difference – the people answering questions aren’t just random Internet users. They’re experts in their field. For example, a medical question may be answered by a licensed medical […]

 
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