Kenneth H Kristiansen

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25 Visual Content Marketing Tools To Engage Your Audience

Visual content marketing skyrocketed in the recent years. Brands are looking for ways to enrich their digital storytelling and market their products. Photos, videos and infographics are crucial in bringing experiences to life.<p>According to CMO Council, 65% of senior marketing executives believe that …

How to Reach Millions of Users – 3 Social Marketing Campaigns to Learn From

Want to learn how to reach millions of users?<br>Learn from these 3 amazing social marketing campaigns.<p>If you are creating social marketing campaigns in …

Social media trends for each day of the week

From Throwback Thursday to Wellness Wednesday, social media trends get lots of users talking. Inserting yourself into the conversation is a great way …

The 5 Cs of Social Media Marketing

Social media marketing occupies huge mind-space in marketing circles, perhaps disproportionate to its actual contribution to the rise and growth of …

15 Tweetable Social Media Statistics To Influence Your Marketing Strategy | Audiense

Stop. Wait a minute. Put down whatever you’re doing and pay attention. We spend a lot of time reading about the trends sweeping the marketing world, …

10 Content Amplification Tools You Must Have

<b>Do you take steps to promote your content? Are you using the right content amplification tools?</b><p>The best content in the world is meaningless if no one …

WhatsApp: the secret weapon for small businesses

Why WhatsApp could do more for your business than Facebook or Twitter<p>WhatsApp, the social messaging service acquired by Facebook for $19bn last year, is arguably the world’s fastest-growing communication app.<p>It has more than 700m monthly active users and carries 30bn messages per day, double …

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6 Social Media Practices That Boost SEO

Social media marketing and SEO are two tightly interwoven strategies. Both are organic, inbound strategies that focus on building an appealing identity that naturally attracts visitors. Since social media relies on high-quality content and a visible, strong brand presence, the efforts you spend on …

26 Tips for Improving Your Social Media Marketing

Shares 22K<p>Does your social media need a boost?<p>Do you want to add something to your online marketing?<p>Trying new things can be fun and refreshing, for …

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21 Liveblog Reads that Will Make You a Better SEO

I’ve got a mixed record with resolutions at the start of a new year, but when that calendar flips I feel a sense of renewed vigor and an urgency to …

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39 Ways to Get More Social Media Followers | Inc.com

Social media marketing works only if you actually have fans or followers. This article will walk you through 39 proven methods for increasing your followers across your social media accounts. There are three underlying elements that must take place in order for these to work:<p><b>You must be consistent.</b> …

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3 Steps to Create Podcasts With Google Hangouts On Air

Shares 3K<p>Are you thinking of starting a podcast?<p>Have you considered using Google Hangouts On Air?<p>Your podcasts don’t have to stop with basic audio …

6 Ways to Attract More LinkedIn Leads

Shares 11K<p>Does LinkedIn bring you a steady stream of prospects?<p>Is your LinkedIn presence optimized?<p>Adjusting how you use LinkedIn changes the way …

33 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

And it doesn't come with a manual.<p>Luckily, there's a multitude of excellent books from founders, VCs, and CEOs who have been through it all.<p>Here's a collection of some of the best books on management, leadership, and entrepreneurship for anyone from seasoned entrepreneurs to those just starting out.<p>…

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8 Terrible Social Media Myths to Avoid in 2015 | Inc.com

As a small-business owner or entrepreneur, you know the sales and marketing landscape has changed dramatically over the past 10 years. For example, 10 years ago, "social media" didn't even exist! But now, it can be one of the most effective methods to communicate <i>with</i> (not <i>to</i>, a point we'll get to …

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Get linked, go viral

A doctor in a popular medical drama, when introduced to her new colleague, whips out her smartphone, and exclaims to the newcomer, “According to …

6 Ways to Boost Your Business With Social Media Marketing

6 Ways to Boost Your Business With Social Media Marketing<p>There is nothing that kills a brand more than a bad social presence. You know the deal: you …

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10 Great Social-Media Strategies to Boost Your Results and Save You Time

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>I’m constantly amazed and inspired by the way that others go aboutexperimenting, testing, and trying out new methods to get more value out of their social media marketing.<p>Constant testing is something we love to do at Buffer. So I’m always keen to hear about …

Grow Your Email List 99% Faster: How One Site Did It - Email Marketing Tips

What would you do to increase your subscriber growth by 99%? What if it just required a quick addition to your website?<p>Michael McCarthy’s investor …

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How To Leverage Recent Algorithm Updates To Gain Visibility In Google Search Results

Google has remained the dominant search engine because of its commitment to improving user experience and constantly refining the way it brings search results to online searchers. To the stress and surprise of online marketers everywhere, it has a tendency to do this in the form of game-changing, …

Content Marketing Tools - The Ultimate List for Beginners and Experts

Reader demand for businesses to provide excellent content continues to rise. Seventy five percent of content marketers are increasing their content …

Online Tools that Help You Start a Business without Breaking the Bank

Many people dream of starting their own business, but they fear they don’t have enough resources or that their idea is not good enough to ensure a …

The 4 Cs Of Success On YouTube: From The Pioneers Of Viral Video For Business

<i>(1st article in my YouTube series – Ken)</i><p>Half a million dollars … that’s what it would cost you to hire business renegades The Harmon Brothers to craft a viral video for your company on YouTube.<p>They may be the best in the business, and they are willing to share the 4 multimillion-dollar principles …

50 Startup Founders You Need To Follow On Twitter

<b>Editor’s Note: This is not an official FORBES list.</b><p>If founding a startup was easy, then there would be a lot more people participating in the exciting and sometimes exhausting trip that entrepreneurs experience on a daily basis. That’s why we sometimes need some advice, inspiration and insights …

How to Market Your Startup in Different Parts of the World | Inc.com

As a business grows, it's natural to want to expand its customer base beyond certain geographic boundaries. This can include marketing to customers across the country, reaching out to a consumer base that might not have access to products like yours. For startups, reaching out to a global customer …

Search Engine Optimization, Marketing And Ranking Trends | Million Dollar Blog

Speculations were on its toll at the end of last year.The online marketing has been seen as one of the most volatile and dynamic yet viable aid for …

Here's How to Really Measure the ROI of Your Content-Marketing Strategy

This story originally appeared on Visual.ly<p>If you read the word “metrics” and feel a little intimidated, know that it’s completely normal to do so. Anytime the word is mentioned, it’s an indicator of a departure from the content creation mode, something that many people are more comfortable with …

12 Content Gifts to Marketers, From LinkedIn Marketers | LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Blog

This week we kicked off a new series of holiday-themed content here on the LinkedIn Marketing blog to help you, the marketer, connect with others in …

5 Social Media Tools To Boost Your Results

Social Media tools can help you achieve things online that you could never manage on your own.“If you’re looking to generate sale leads successfully, …

How to Motivate Your Content Marketing Team

This story originally appeared on Salesforce<p>Smart marketers know that content marketing metrics can be used to optimize future strategy. But, these same metrics can also be used to reward and incentivize individual contributors. Incentivizing a content marketing team — similar to how many sales …