source With social media moving so rapidly, it can be overwhelming and confusing for many business owners to keep up to date on best practices. In our “Social Media Best Practices Guide” series, we will cover platform-specific techniques, optimization tips, and tricks to help boost your status updates. For the first installment, we will cover  … Read more

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The past two months have seen some noteworthy changes to major social media platforms. In this post, I’ll take a look at Facebook’s new status update feature. If you haven’t had time to read up on the ins and outs of the emoticon-based status update, look no further. The Facebook Status Update Most Facebook users  … Read more

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LinkedIn turns 10 years old this month. With over 200 million users and 26 offices worldwide, LinkedIn has proven that they are a major player in the social media landscape. LinkedIn has evolved from simply an online resume site to a marketplace for professionals to network, market themselves effectively, display portfolio examples, interact in discussion  … Read more

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Link Roundup: Social Media Updates There seemed to be quite a few updates in the social media world this week, so we decided to share the most important changes and best practices with you all. These articles focus on platform changes and what you can expect from each of them in the next few months.  … Read more

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By the very nature of my job, social media marketing, I spend a good portion of my day scouring the internet for the coolest, most informative, and read-worthy nuggets of industry information. So, it seems only natural to share my favorites. Top Story The Second Most Creative Link Building Post Ever – Point Blank SEO  … Read more

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By the very nature of my job, social media marketing, I spend a good portion of my day scouring the internet for the coolest, most informative and read-worthy nuggets of industry information. So, it seems only natural to share my favorites. Top Story The Next Chapter in the PR vs. Marketing vs. Advertising Debate is  … Read more

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The recent change to Facebook’s EdgeRank (algorithm) comes at a time when the platform is trying to maximize the amount of paid advertising they offer.  The change is thought to allow Facebook the room it needs to increase its organic to paid ratio, allowing for 80% of the content in a newsfeed to be organic  … Read more

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