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10 Secrets To Making Your Social Media Marketing Much Easier

Managing your social media activities every single day, staying on top of the latest tech trends, and ensuring you get a decent ROI from the time and money you invest can be a great big headache for so many busy business owners, entrepreneurs and social media managers.

Whether you take care of most of your own social media marketing, or you have a team, our featured article this week is an exceptional read.

The author, Katerina Petropoulou at TwitterCounter walks you through ten clear steps that will help you get your social media way more organized, save time and make your life much easier. Love that!

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Mari’s Top Social Media Picks – June 12, 2015 Issue #153

Greetings! Please do enjoy this week’s top articles we’ve hand-picked for you!

1. 10 Secrets that Will Make Your Life as a Social Media Manager Much Easier


More than likely managing your social media is just one of the many things on your to-do list. Check out the tips here to see where you can save time and effort. One of my favorites? Number 4!

2. The Best Typography, Colors and Templates Used in the Highest-converting Social Media Images

via Our brains can identify images seen in as little as 13 milliseconds. In a recent study observing 100 million Facebook updates, BuzzSumo found that updates with images had 2.3x more engagement than those without. But not all visuals are created equal. Find out why people react to certain visuals more than others with this in-depth post.

In a recent study observing 100 million Facebook updates, BuzzSumo found that updates with images had 2.3x more…

Posted by Mari Smith on Tuesday, June 9, 2015

3. 4 Advanced Facebook Advertising Tactics that Need to be a Part of Your Core Strategy


In order to achieve consistent results on Facebook, it’s important to set aside a budget for ads and to invest wisely. Along with getting proper help and education, the four tactics described in this article will help you vastly improve your ads strategy.

That’s a wrap for this week’s issue of The Social Scoop. Here’s wishing you a perfect weekend and productive week ahead.

On a personal note, I’m super duper excited to finalize details of my UK trip next month! My partner and I will be buzzing around England, Scotland and Ireland for two weeks in July. Wowee!! I’m keynoting this mega event in Manchester. Then on to Edinburgh and Dunfermline to visit my dad, two younger sisters and niece/nephews. Ireland plans firming up, stay tuned. 🙂 See my full calendar of events, travels and speaking — I look forward to meeting many more of my peeps around the world.



P.S. Did you know? 90% of Fortune 500 brands are not properly optimizing their Facebook marketing and advertising. Yikes. Thing is, Facebook has rapidly evolved into a big challenge for businesses of all sizes, with several major changes to the News Feed in April this year and also last fall. Organic reach is down to 1-6%. Don’t get left behind – stay on the leading edge of Facebook marketing best practices when you attend my newest online training course. I’ll be sharing insider secrets from my own business and directly from Facebook on how to attract more fans, leads, and sales! Save $200 when you register today.

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Often referred to as “the Queen of Facebook,” Mari Smith is widely known as the Premier Facebook Marketing Expert and a top Social Media Thought Leader. Forbes describes Mari as, “… the preeminent Facebook expert. Even Facebook asks for her help.” IBM named Mari as one of seven women that are shaping digital marketing. Mari is an in-demand keynote speaker, corporate social media strategist, dynamic live webcast host, and popular brand ambassador. She is coauthor of Facebook Marketing: An Hour A Day, and author of The New Relationship Marketing.

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  1. Tiffany Sun on November 4, 2015 at 2:51 pm

    This totally was new news for me: 90% of Fortune 500 brands are not properly optimizing their Facebook marketing and advertising. And you’d think since Facebook is the #1 social media platform that everyone uses, big business leaders would be the 1st ones to jump into this traffic-dense goldmine, right?

    I’m kind of under-dated about what new tools Facebook has for marketing. Mind if I ask the expert’s thoughts about this? 🙂

  2. Leslie L Denning on July 9, 2015 at 10:14 am

    Hi Mari. I haven’t been to your blog in awhile. And for some reason, I wasn’t following you on Twitter. I am now. Thanks for this roundup of posts. I’m going to take a look at the 10 Secrets, because sometimes social media makes me crazy! Thanks for sharing.

    All the best,

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