Natalie Clue

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The Ultimate SEO Checklist: 15 Steps to Optimize Your Content Marketing Plan

<i>Editor’s note: Because search engine optimization continues to evolve and is essential in any successful content marketing plan, we’ve updated this</i> …

How to Design Social Media Images for Brand Recognition

Shares 14K<p>Are you posting images across social networks?<p>Do you use them to extend your brand recognition?<p>The way logos, fonts and colors work …

10 Digital Marketing Templates for Lightning-Fast Execution

<i>This post was originally published on The Content Marketeer</i><p>Creating a steady stream of content that speaks to buyers and propels them toward purchase isn't always easy. Even if you have processes in place for understanding the content topics that resonate with your audience, it can be hard to craft …

The Ultimate Guide to 150+ Google Analytics Resources for 2015

Are you ready to get the most out of Google Analytics? If so, we’ve collected the ultimate guide to over 150 Google Analytics resources you can use, …

7 Science-Based Reasons to Use Emoticons at Work

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Do you remember seeing your first emoticon?<p>The first documented use of “:-)” dates back to 1982, when Scott Fahlman proposed that it be used as a “joke marker” on a message board for Carnegie Mellon University computer scientists. Here’s his …

Psychology

How to Transform Your LinkedIn Profile Into a Marketing Tool

Shares 11K<p>Do you want to use your LinkedIn profile to market yourself more effectively?<p>Have you thought beyond adding a list of jobs and …

60 Must-Read Marketing, Business & Social Media Blogs for 2015

Jay Baer of Convince and Convert (whose blog is actually featured in this post) once put the necessity of learning in the digital marketing field …

Marketing

12 Things You Must Do After You've Written a New Blog Post

So you’ve spent the best part of a day putting together an amazing blog post, now what do you do? For your blog to be a success you need to do more …

A Step-by-Step Guide

Blogging

101 Ways to Promote Your Next Blog Post

BuzzBlogger.com - How to Increase Traffic and Build a Lifestyle Business Online <br>101 Ways to Promote Your Next Blog PostSo…. you just pushed “Publish” …

May 23, 2018 By Brian Bergen<p>While 63% of millennials and 58% of Gen X consumers are willing to provide personal data to companies in exchange for …

GDPR

Social Media Content Audit Issues

I wrote an article recently about there being no such thing as a “quick” content audit, which led me to start thinking about the same process as it …

Social Media Scheduling App Buffer Adds Content Feeds In Dashboard Play

Buffer, the social media scheduling app with 1.5 million users, picked up a bit of notoriety when it got hacked and its users started sending out weight-loss spam to followers, but also kudos for its generally transparent approach to business. Today, it is announcing a pivot of sorts. The company …

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

In social media, we're all increasingly thinking about visual content.<p>At Buffer, we've shared our own study on the importance of images in Twitter posts for more social sharing. We've explored tools that help anyone create visual content.<p>But there's one question we get asked quite often: <b>Where can</b> …

How to Strengthen Your Social Media Content Marketing Strategy

Setting up a Twitter account or a Facebook page is not a difficult task. However, fostering authentic conversation with a community through those …

Top 5 Tips for Growing Your Social Media Following

Wouldn't it be nice to create a Facebook or Twitter page and then magically get the right people liking and following you? And get those same people to spread the word about your company? Unfortunately, it just doesn't work that way. If you're looking for some practical and effective tips on how to …

28 ways To Create Awesome Blog Content with an iPhone

Millions of bloggers around the globe don't realize that they are carrying a multi-media production studio around in their pocket.<p>With the addition of a few apps and a few accessories, your iPhone can become the most valuable social media content creation tool.<p>Tom Martin presents 28 tips and tricks …

Multimedia

Is Your Social Media Content D.O.A.? Try This. (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Like everyone, you hope every piece of content you post gains some traction, and with any luck, goes viral. But all too often even well-crafted posts end up in the social media graveyard, with just a small number of shares and likes.<p>Well, …

100 Killer Ideas For Your Social Media Content

Never run out of social media content ideas again! The following list covers just about everything you could possibly post on social media. From personal, to business-related, to promotional posts, this list of 100 ideas will keep you inspired for a long time.<p>1. <b>Quotes:</b> Humorous, inspiring or …

The 10 Commandments of Social Media Content Marketing

In 1997 the first social network was created called sixdegrees.com and was the forerunner of the modern social networks that started to gain traction …

The Catastrophic Social Media Content Marketing Mistake Marketers Are Making

I have been described many different ways in my life: loud, opinionated and over-caffeinated are just of the few apt descriptors for yours truly. However when it comes to the world of marketing, advertising, social media, branding and all that good stuff, I don’t think many would refer to me as …

How Much Social Media Is Too Much?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With social media use by business owners continuing to grow and the number of platforms exploding, entrepreneurs are asking themselves, How many social-media platforms should I use?<p>All things being equal, more is better than less. The …

Consider These 5 Things When Adding Visuals to Social-Media Content

This story originally appeared on Visual.ly<p>Six in 10 social media updates are images. Three in 10 updates are videos. Your success at growing and maintaining an engaged, active audience relies on your ability to produce relevant, visual social media content. Some points to consider as you plan …

5 Guidelines for Social-Media Posts That Hit the Mark

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business owners know that the Internet is a gold mine of free marketing directly to your target audience. A simple post on Facebook or Twitter can reach millions of people already keyed in to your products and offerings. But just as not …

30 Day Social Media Content Challenge

What’s the hardest part of using social media for your business or organization?If you’re like most small business owners, <i>coming up with content</i> is …

30 Spectacular Ideas for Social Media Content Your Followers Will Love

B2B and Social Media Content Marketing

Visit any social media outlet today and you're likely to find numerous articles about Social Media Content Marketing, also known as Inbound Marketing, with outlines, diagrams, and frameworks that say very much of the same thing, albeit in different shapes, sizes, and formats.<p>In today's social and …