Jacques Groenewald

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To Get the Most Out of LinkedIn Groups, Follow These Guidelines

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>LinkedIn groups can be a great resource for people looking to network on the career-social platform. Not only do they connect you with other like-minded people but also provide a bevy of information small-business owners and …

Entrepreneurship

How To Make Your Posts Stand Out on Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn: The Complete Guide to Social Media Formatting

Social media is a crowded place. You need every competitive advantage possible to stand out.<p>Luckily, giving your social media posts a little …

‘One size fits all’ marketing by global companies fails in Africa

When a television advertising campaign promoting Indian mobile phone company Bharti Airtel in Africa fell flat a few years ago, the marketers went …

24 Social Media Tools To Boost Your Marketing Performance #SMMW14

It appears that Ian Cleary is the King of Social Media tools. With new social media marketing tools coming on the market just about every day, Ian is …

Blog SEO: How to Search Engine Optimize Your Blog Content

Search engine optimization is incredibly important for marketers. When you optimize your web pages -- including your blog posts -- you're making your …

Guy Kawasaki's 10 Tips for Building a Social Media Following

Social media is great for content, but if no one follows your brand, you'll be talking to yourself. Learn how to build a large social media following with 10 exclusive tips from Guy Kawasaki. To see the full video recording, click here: http://bit.ly/1cuzX91

Guy Kawasaki

The dirty secrets of clickbait. This post will blow your mind!

<b>Over the past year or two, sites like Buzzfeed and Upworthy have introduced a new type of content marketing to the masses.</b><p>Lovingly referred to as …

Answers to 10 Email Marketing Questions You Were Too Afraid to Ask

40 Blogging Tools Every Serious Content Marketer Should Know About

<i>Note: I originally published this post in 2014. Since then a lot has changed, so I’ve rewritten this post from scratch to help you in 2017 and …

Marketing

7 Tips To Increase Engagement On Your Social Media Profiles [INFOGRAPHIC]

So you’ve established your Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn and (why not) Snapchat social media profiles for your business, …

Infographics

Facebook

How would you like to get free social media marketing and service advice from some of the top B2B and B2C brands?<p>We’re talking about Century 21, …

10 Lessons for Social Customer Service [INFOGRAPHIC]

We know that companies are notoriously bad at handling customer service over social-media platforms. With a huge increase in customers turning to …

What's the One Most Important Skill for a Content Marketer?

Focus and simplicity help ideas grow.<p>The changing, competitive and often complex world of content marketing could use some simplification and that’s …

These Are the Types of Posts People Share the Most on Facebook

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>As marketers, we’re always looking for ways to build brand loyalty, nurture relationships, and keep the sales funnel engine humming. One of the best ways to accomplish all of this is to use Facebook posts. We’ve seen corporate and small business social …

Grumpy Cat

75 Resources for Writing Incredible Copy that Converts

Writing great copy is one of the most useful skills a marketer can develop. After all, copy is a key element of successful internet marketing across …

Marketing

5 LinkedIn Marketing Tips to Optimize Your Social Media Success

Image source: Slideshare<p>Last week we published the first Social Media Marketing World conference eBook and while it’s had over 15,000 views on …

Who to Meet at #SMMW14 Infographic via @RigniteInc

Who to Meet at #SMMW14 [Infographic]<p>Rignite News & Tips 6 Comments<p><b>Are you going to Social Media Marketing World?</b> With the impressive line-up of some …

How Content Marketing Is Changing & What We Can Do to Be Ready

We are on the cusp of a new content phase. As digital marketers, we should be aware of what is coming. Much of the evolution is occurring first in …

5 Tips for Quality Content Creation That Won't Bust Your Budget

With more marketers focusing on content creation and more people communicating on social media, every piece of content you distribute has to break …

How to Create an Email Newsletter [Checklist]

5 Tricks to Producing Quality Content

Associate Client Analyst at Millward Brown Digital<p>This story originally appeared on Visual.ly<p>Content is king. Bill Gates is credited with first coining the term in a 1996 blog post, and the phrase has since been discussed, critiqued and repeated ad nauseam. Yet, it couldn’t be truer today. In an …

Marketing

The 7 Most Interesting Social Media Studies And What To Learn From Them

One of the first things I’ve learnt, close to 2 years ago when taking the plunge into Social Media with Buffer, was that things aren’t yet very …

How Social Media Has Become an Addiction [Infographic]

Social networks take up a lot of our time. From compulsive checking and oversharing, to the loss of workout opportunities, we may be putting our …

12 Types of Evergreen Content That Attract Valuable Links

Evergreen content is a valuable resource for your website. The term “evergreen content” refers to content that won’t quickly become out of date or …

Neil Gaiman

The 7 Secrets to Shareable Content

CEO and co-founder, AdPushup<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The effectiveness of social media comes from its ability to tap into the most intrinsic desire among us -- the desire to share.<p>People share for different reasons. Here are the specific triggers of human psyche …

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Social Commerce: Which Social Media Platforms Drive the Most Sales?

To better understand how social media is impacting the ecommerce industry, we analyzed data from 37 million social media visits that led to 529,000 …

Social Media Marketing eBook - 38 Tips from the Pros

Riding the Social Media Waves is a conference eBook produced by TopRank Marketing in partnership with Social Media Examiner. It includes 38 tips from top social media experts and social savvy brands including IBM, Marriott, Discover, Adobe, LinkedIn, Whole Foods, Dell and many more - all speakers …

Public Relations

7 Facebook Marketing "Tips" and "Tricks" That Don't Actually Work

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