If you’ve ever struggled to properly explain social media to non-users, or even the C-suite of companies, you’re bound to enjoy our featured article this week from our friends at HootSuite.
The definition of social media is in a state of constant flux. Popular social relationship platform with 10 million users, HootSuite, says one of their favorite quotes is:
“You don’t really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother.” Ha!
Check out HootSuite’s article, spotlighting eight different types of social media to help you better understand the capabilities of the various online services.
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Mari’s Top Social Media Picks – April 17, 2015
We hope you enjoy this week’s top articles selected for you!
Each type of social platform needs a different plan of action; by separating them into categories you’ll be better able to develop a more effective strategy.
— Mari Smith (@MariSmith) April 9, 2015
Love these 26 tips for improving your Facebook Page performance! The “S – Share” tip is one of my favorites, although I’d also add: VIDEO! Native video on Facebook now gets more reach than any other type of post.
See also this roundup of five additional excellent Facebook marketing articles we found for you this week!
- 5 Things Pro Facebook Marketers Do That Most Page Admins Don’t
- Easy Ways to Supercharge Your Facebook Page
- 4 Facts Facebook Advertisers Need to Know About Relevance Score
- Facebook Insights: A Detailed Guide to Facebook Analytics
- 6 Smart Ways To Maximize Your Facebook Spend To Gain New Customers
- 12 Tactics That Will Boost Your Facebook Reach
Blogger, Sarah Arrow says, “Don’t burden yourself trying to reach impossible goals. Just be consistent.” Amen! This post is like a mini-course on how to create a fool-proof blogging strategy.
You can also check out this free online directory for Social Media Agencies.
That’s all for this weeks’ issue of The Social Scoop. Here’s wishing you a wonderful weekend and super-productive week ahead!
On a personal note, I’m so looking forward to a super relaxing weekend of pampering. Okay, and just a smidge of work catch up! SO many exciting projects popping all at the same time — can hardly wait to share with my peeps… including some HUMONGOUS news that I should be able to break in about one more week. WHEE!! 🙂