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8 Ways Twitter Chats Can Benefit Your Business


social media how toAre you active on Twitter?

Does your business participate in Twitter chats?

While it may be more challenging for businesses to participate in chats from behind a logo, it can be done.

In this article I’ll explain how to engage in Twitter chats as your business, so you can grow your network.

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Discover 8 ways businesses can benefit from Twitter chats.

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How to Start a Pinterest Board That Succeeds


social media how toAre your prospects on Pinterest?

Do you want to start a Pinterest Board?

When starting on Pinterest, you’ll want to fill new boards with quality starter pins.

Once you’ve launched your new boards, it’s important to pin more content to them daily.

In this article you’ll find out how to develop Pinterest boards for your business.

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Discover how to start a successful Pinterest board.

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8 Ways to Use Social Listening for Your Business


social media how toDo you monitor what people are saying about you online?

Are you using this information to enhance your business?

The insights you gather about your customers, prospects, products and competitors with social listening can be valuable.

In this article you’ll discover eight ways to use social listening for your business.

Why Social Listening?

Social listening (or media monitoring, as some people like to call it) is about searching the web and the social space to see what’s being said about your company, your competitors and other topics of interest.

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Discover 8 ways to use social listening for your business.

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How to Improve Your Email Marketing With Social Media


social media how toWant to know how to grow your email list?

Are you using social media to support your email list growth?

If you’re thinking of marketing tactics such as email and social media as two separate entities, you’re missing out on a lot of benefits.

In this article you’ll discover tips for using social media to improve your email marketing.

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Discover how to improve your email marketing with social media.

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How to Use Facebook Groups for Business


social media how toAre you looking for new ways to connect with Facebook fans?

Have you considered starting a Facebook group?

You may already use Facebook groups for networking, but you can also create your own Facebook groups to grow your business and nurture customer relationships.

In this article you’ll discover three ways to use Facebook groups for your business.

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Discover how to use Facebook Groups for business.

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Launching Products: Lessons From Mistakes and Pushing Boundaries


Thinking of launching a product, service or even a company?

Want ideas of what to do and what not to do?

In this special episode, we’re going to talk about how to push the boundaries when you launch.

More About This Show

The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing.

We’re recording literally days prior to Social Media Marketing World 2015. I’m joined by Leslie Samuel, one of our senior managers who I’ve been working with since the fall.

We’re going to explore how to launch products and learn lessons from experience and a lot of mistakes.

You’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at what we do at Social Media Examiner to launch a product.

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Listen as Leslie Samuel shares insights on how to push boundaries when you launch.

Share your feedback, read the show notes and get the links mentioned in this episode below.

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Embeddable Facebook Videos: This Week in Social Media


social media researchWelcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.

What’s New This Week?

Facebook Announces the Embedded Video Player: “With the Embedded Video Player you can easily add Facebook Videos to your website. You can use any public video post by a page or a person as video source.”

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“You can get the embed code directly from the video post itself. If the video post is public, click on the icon that appears in the top right corner of the post on Facebook.”

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Split Testing: How to Improve Your Site Conversions


Do you split test the opt-ins on your website?

Want to get better results?

To learn how to create effective split tests, I interview conversion expert Joanna Wiebe.

More About This Show

The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing.

In this episode I interview Joanna Wiebe, a copywriter, conversion expert and founder of CopyHackers.com–a website designed to help you improve your conversions. She’s the author of the Copy Hackers ebook series.

Today Joanna will explore how split testing can help improve your email opt-ins and much more.

You’ll discover how to alter your headlines and buttons to improve your website opt-ins, as well as what tools to use to analyze results.

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Listen as Joanna Wiebe shares how to improve site conversions with split-testing.

Share your feedback, read the show notes and get the links mentioned in this episode below.

Listen Now

You can also subscribe via iTunes, RSS, Stitcher, SoundCloud or Blackberry. How to subscribe/review on iPhone.

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How to Use Visual Content to Drive More Traffic


social media how toDo you create images?

Do they inspire your readers to take action?

When used strategically images, slide decks and infographics can drive traffic to your business. They also offer the opportunity to provide further value through your content.

In this article I’ll share three creative examples from businesses that used visual content to drive traffic and get results.

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Discover how to use visual content to drive more traffic.

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