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7 Social Media Marketing Mistakes You May Be Making (And How To Fix Them)

7 Social Media Mistakes FINAL

Whether you serve B2B or B2C, your customers are on social because EVERYONE is on social! However, even after about eight years now of social media integrating more and more into the business world, companies are still missing the mark with their social marketing strategy. Our featured article this week reveals seven mistakes that need addressing in order to improve your online marketing results. You’ll be relieved to know that Mistake #2 is that you should

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Posted in Facebook Advertising, Facebook Fan Pages, Facebook for Business, Facebook Marketing, Facebook Tips, Instagram, Social Media, Social Media Strategy

3 Reasons You Are Struggling to Find Paying Clients On Facebook (And What To Do About It)

3 Reasons You Are Struggling To Find Clients On Facebook

[Guest post by Jeanine Blackwell, course creation expert] Are you struggling to find your ideal paying clients on Facebook? Perhaps you’ve tried running ads and they didn’t “work” for you? Or, you have Page “likes” but no one seems interested in your offers? You have something valuable to offer, yet – for some reason – the pieces you’ve implemented so far are simply not generating revenue fast enough. This scenario can be very discouraging and frustrating when you

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Posted in Content Marketing, Facebook Advertising, Facebook for Business, Facebook Marketing, Facebook Tips, Personal Branding

15 Creative Ways To Optimize Your Facebook Ads Using Custom Audiences

15 Ways To Enhance Your Facebook Ads with Custom Audiences

One of the most effective ways to grow your business in today’s world is reaching the exact right people at the right time on the right devices using laser-targeted Facebook advertising. BUT, Facebook ads have gotten really complex for most busy business owners to understand and properly optimize. Our featured post this week showcases 15 fabulous ways you can make best use of what are called “Custom Audiences” on Facebook. Once you know how, it

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Posted in Facebook Advertising, Facebook Fan Pages, Facebook for Business, Facebook Marketing, Facebook Tips, Social Media

Facebook Dark Posts: What Are They And Why Use Them?

Facebook Dark Posts

The technical term for a Facebook “dark post” is an “unpublished post.” But, neither term indicates clearly what it is! Every day in your Facebook News Feed – on both mobile or desktop – you are seeing these very things called dark posts! They are PAID content from businesses that look like a wall post on a fan page… yet they do not appear on the page’s wall. They only appear in the News Feed as paid

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Posted in Blogging, Facebook Advertising, Facebook for Business, Facebook Marketing, Facebook Tips, Instagram

Top Five Facebook Marketing Mistakes – And How To Fix Them!

top five facebook mistakes

If you’ve been feeling overwhelmed by the constant changes on Facebook and frustrated with a lack of solid results, you’re not alone. Many small to medium size business owners – even Fortune 500 companies – find it challenging to properly reach their fans and struggle to measure real monetary results from their Facebook marketing efforts… You’re more than likely making many, many mistakes on Facebook every single day that are costing you money… simply because

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Posted in Events, Facebook Advertising, Facebook Fan Pages, Facebook for Business, Facebook Marketing, Facebook Tips

24 Highly Useful Facebook Marketing Features, Tips and Tactics

Two Dozen Facebook Marketing Tips

Facebook’s big news this week is the introduction of an interactive feature called Instant Articles. Currently launching with just nine major media partners, this feature is bound to see significant growth with more publishers coming on board to create fast-loading, highly visual, experiential articles. (My favorite part about this announcement is the fact that publishers can sell ads in their articles and keep the revenue!) Meantime, while the new Instant Articles feature starts to gain

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Posted in Facebook Fan Pages, Facebook for Business, Facebook Marketing, Facebook Tips, Relationship Management, Social Networking

10 Awesome Instagram Posts To Boost Your Business

10 Awesome Instagram Posts (4)

I’m always raving about Facebook (especially with the exciting news lately!). However, for this week’s issue of The Social Scoop, I thought I’d put the spotlight on a different platform: INSTAGRAM! Instagram is one of the fastest growing social networks this year, with over 300 Million monthly active users. (Yes, it’s owned by Facebook!) At first glance, Instagram does have a more informal nature. (I tend to share much more personal posts on my own

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Posted in Facebook for Business, Facebook Marketing, Instagram, Relationship Marketing, Social Media Speaking