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How to Run a Giveaway on Facebook: A Step-By-Step Guide

Looking to run a giveaway on Facebook?<p>A Facebook giveaway is the easiest way to generate leads and grow your following on social media. In fact, a …

Marketing

7 Creative Content Marketing Strategies That Are Absolutely Crushing It

The Nobel Prize wasn’t isn’t won with a single flash of insight. Those who have achieved it had to experiment with new ideas over time.<p>The same is true for content marketing. You can have a handful of really great ideas, but it takes experimentation to set you and your company over the top. Over …

Marketing

Digital demand and supply: The psychology of self-development for digital careers

Are your job skills keeping pace with today's rapidly evolving digital culture? Columnist Jim Yu discusses ways to get up to speed and boost your …

Career Development

5 Facts About Starting a Career in Digital Marketing in 2016

Are you planning to start your career in digital marketing? Online marketing has so much to offer in 2016, as this fascinating profession is booming. …

Marketing

How To Brand Yourself -- Without Bragging

We all remember the kid in third or fourth grade who broadcast his or her insecurity by saying things like “I’m a better basketball player than you are — you stink!” or “My family is richer than yours is!”<p>Now that we are adults, we can look back and see that these kids didn’t feel good about …

Employment

Follow These Steps And Create Rock Solid Content Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Time and again we come across the articles on reaping benefits of content marketing. There is a plethora of blog posts claim content is still a king. The …

3 Social Media Tactics for Businesses That Struggle With Social

Are you struggling to connect with your audience on social media? Do you feel like social media won’t work for your business? It’s not easy to put …

Marketing

5 Brands with Highly Successful Facebook Marketing Strategies

At this point, everyone and their mother (or, in my case, father) has a Facebook. The social media phenomenon has infiltrated our culture over the …

7 Tips for Making Your Brand More “Likeable” on Social Media

For most brands and marketers, social media is an important and necessary component of their overall digital marketing strategy. Not only does social …

Public Relations

4 Ways to Use Instagram Stories for Business

Want to incorporate Instagram Stories into your marketing? Wondering how other businesses are using Stories? Instagram Stories let you engage your …

Customers

5 Ways Companies Need to Market to Millennials in 2017

Millennials are taking over, and companies can't afford to miss out on this generation of consumers.<p>Businesses are seeing an increase in millennials entering the workforce at a rapid rate. As of 2012, they are the first generation to surpass Baby Boomers in numbers. In 2017, businesses can expect …

How to Create a Social Media Branding Strategy From Scratch

One of the major reasons that people buy products from a business is because they trust their name. If you’ve established credibility, then people …

Marketing

Retail Guide to Instagram: How 3 Brands Leverage the Platform to Grow Sales

Welcome to the Instagram party. It’s where we get daily fashion and beauty inspiration, selfies, awe-inducing travel pics, delicious #foodporn, …

7 Digital Marketers to Keep an Eye on in 2017

Watch out, there are some new names in town.<p>As I have begun to dive deeper and deeper into the world of digital marketing, I have been fortunate to have connected with some truly magnificent digital marketers. Hustlers. Entrepreneurs. People who live and breathe by the phrase, <i>"Let's get things</i> …

Master These 7 Essential Elements for Winning Content [Infographic] - Copyblogger

Content marketing — <i>ugh,</i> amirite?<p>We talk about it a lot here. And you’re reading this because you know it’s important. You know it’s what marketing …

Marketing

5 Incredibly Effective Digital Marketing Strategies That Most Marketers Are Too Afraid To Try

What are you doing to embrace and tackle marketing industry changes? Are you afraid to try new things? Or are you fearless?<p>One of the reasons I am so passionate about the marketing industry is the anticipation of changes, and ability to experiment with new marketing tactics and efforts.<p>Taking …

Marketing

How to Build a Successful Email Marketing Campaign

As digital engagement continues to grow, companies are turning to avenues like social selling, and the next “big thing” that will launch them into …

8 Social Media Content Ideas for Marketers

Do you have trouble coming up with original social media posts each day? Looking for quick and easy content prompts to help? When you have a lot of …

Social Media

Rethink Marketing: Let's Brand Me Up! The Beginner's Guide To Digital Marketing

Personally, I have always been slightly partial to gamecasting. I find it quite useful; being able to get a vibe of the actual gameplay while staring at a professional gamer as he livestreams his playthroughs on YouTube or Twitch. In fact, I was talking to this friend of mine the other day who …

Marketing

How to Be More Interesting (in One Simple Step)

It's challenging in the beginning. But like everything, it gets easier with practice.<p>Jessica Hagy wrote the book on being interesting.<p>Literally.<p>It all started with a piece she penned for Forbes a few years ago, entitled, How to Be More Interesting (In 10 Simple Steps). The article works not only …

4 Golden Rules to Live by in your Content Marketing

Content marketing investment continues to rise. But with bigger investment comes bigger risk in a competitive marketplace. Here are 4 rules I live by to minimise the risk of failing in content marketing.<p>There's more budget being allocated to content marketing than there ever has been. We're seeing …

17 Massive Corporate Social Media FAILS

There are many ways to fail on social media, but when you're a big corporation, screw-ups go BIG.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

7 Ways to Grow Your Social Media Bottom Line

Looking for more strategies to grow your social media channels? Try these.<p>Want to learn how to get <i>real</i> results from social media, rather than just vanity metrics? Well you're in luck, because I'm going to show you exactly how social media can add to your bottom line.<p>Businesses today live and die …

What 11-Million Users Taught Me About The Future of Social Media in Business

People want more interaction from CEOs on social media, and to be able to integrate their personal and business brands in a way that generates opportunity.<p>Over the past nine months, it's been my pleasure to assist a new professional social media network and one of Europe's top new startups come to …

Seven Tips to Strike Up Conversation with Anyone

Small talk should be about making connections and having conversations that go beyond “Hi, how’re you?” Getting beyond those default starters can be …

20 Excellent Podcasts for Any Marketer

Do you want to accelerate your marketing know-how? Looking for free advice to grow your business? Podcasts are the highest-leverage, lowest-cost …

Marketing

Here’s How You Can Learn About Online Marketing

You’ve launched a great startup, and you’re confident in the product that you have to offer. The problem is that now you’re struggling to get people …

The Future of Social Media (And How to Prepare For It): The State of Social Media 2016 Report

<b>Imagine being able to predict the next big thing on social media,</b> knowing what social media will look like in 2017 and beyond and how will brands use …

Public Relations

Dominate Your Competitors This Holiday Season With An Unforgettable Social Media Campaign

Buyers have already started their holiday shopping crusades to find the perfect gifts for family and friends. From window shopping to online …

4 Facebook Mobile Ad Techniques That Work

Are you looking for ways to reach people on their mobile devices? Are your Facebook mobile ads working? Facebook has tools to help you create …

Facebook