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The 75 Most Important Social Media Acronyms

Acronyms are a natural fit for social media networks. These platforms are based on short and snappy communication, so it makes sense for people to rely on abbreviations, especially for common phrases. But understanding shorthand…

3 Ways to Optimize Your Content for Google +Post Ads
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3 Ways to Optimize Your Content for Google +Post Ads

In January, we looked closely at what Google +Post Ads are and how you can create your own. Designed to amplify your existing Google+ content, the ad unit uses posts that have already been published and…

How To Use Google +Post Ads to Reach Your Customers
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How To Use Google +Post Ads to Reach Your Customers

There are around 540 million monthly active users on Google+ engaging through +1s, shares, comments, and recommendations. It might not be in the billions, but this is an audience that you don’t want to ignore, especially since…

Where Journalists Can Find Shareable Content
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Where Journalists Can Find Shareable Content

Journalists are content curators, which makes social networks an ideal professional fit. Social sharing allows you to curate content and add commentary that goes beyond the scope of article assignments, plus it and can help…

11 Social Media Statistics You Should Have Known Yesterday
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11 Social Media Statistics You Should Have Known Yesterday

Social media may be in a state of continuous change, but the importance and influence of statistics remains constant. Depending on the data, social stats might result in the addition of something new or the…

Why Social Media-Savvy CEOs Are Good for Business
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Get Involved: Why Social Media-Savvy CEOs Are Good for Business

Despite the growing influence of social networking throughout the business world, it’s still fairly rare for top executives — especially CEOs — to be truly active on social media. According to this year’s Social CEO Report from CEO.com…

Engage Fans and Followers With Google+ Polls
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Engage Fans and Followers With Google+ Polls

One of the quickest and easiest ways to engage fans is with a question. Whether you’re soliciting feedback on Facebook or initiating a conversation on Twitter, questions can spark interactions across social platforms and strategies. But…

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Upgrade Your Strategy With These Little-Known Google+ Features

Despite being labeled a “ghost town,” there are more than 300 million people on Google+ actively engaging through +1s, shares, comments, and recommendations. While it might not have the massive user base of Facebook or…

Vimeo vs. YouTube: Which Is Best for Business?
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Vimeo Vs. YouTube: Which Is Best for Business?

[UPDATED 9/15/14] One of the most powerful ways a brand or business can market themselves online is by creating and promoting video assets. According to comScore data, 188.2 million people in the U.S. watched 52.4 billion…

How to Create a YouTube Account for Your Business
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How to Create a YouTube Account for Business

As the use of YouTube for businesses continues to grow, it’s essential for brands to establish a presence on the site. While networks with short clips are on the rise, the opportunity to create and share longer videos is…

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