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

LinkedIn Announces All Groups Will Be Made Private: In an effort to improve the quality of conversation in groups, “…only Group members will be able to see the contents of conversations, and only members will be allowed to contribute. LinkedIn also won’t allow search engines to crawl the discussions, another key, it believes, to providing a trusted private space for people to communicate.”

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Are you considering running Facebook ads?

Have you tried Facebook ads but have had little success?

To discover how to run successful Facebook ad campaigns, I interview Amy Porterfield.

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 Amy Porterfield, co-author of Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies and host of the Online Marketing Made Easy podcast. She’s also the former Facebook community manager for Social Media Examiner.

Amy will explore what you need to know to get started with Facebook ads, plus you’ll discover the benefits of running Facebook ad campaigns.

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Listen as Amy Porterfield shares what marketers need to know about running Facebook ads.

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

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social media how toDo you use Facebook advertising?

Have you considered incorporating customer reviews into your ads?

Facebook ads that include customer reviews blend in with other news feed stories and are better received by people browsing Facebook.

In this article I’ll share how to improve your Facebook ads with customer reviews.

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Discover how to improve Facebook ads with customer reviews.

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social media toolsAre you curious about the latest Facebook ad changes?

Wondering how to take your Facebook ads to the next level?

Facebook has gone all in to provide businesses with tools and targeting options to connect with customers and prospects in the moments that matter.

In this article I’ll share the five biggest things to happen with Facebook ads.

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Discover what marketers need to know about five Facebook ads changes.

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social media how toDo you use Facebook ads?

Are you aware of all of the targeting options Facebook offers?

Facebook offers so many ways to target potential customers, there’s a right advertising option for every business.

In this article you’ll find 21 ways to target specific audiences with Facebook advertising.

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Discover twenty-one ways to improve Facebook ads with ad targeting.

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social media how toDo you use Facebook ads to promote your business?

Are you struggling to connect with your audience?

By fine-tuning your Facebook ads, you can capture the attention of both customers and prospects.

In this article you’ll discover how to boost the visibility of your Facebook ads.

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Discover how to boost your Facebook ad visibility.

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social media how toAre you using Facebook ads?

Want tips to step up your game?

Facebook ads can be highly profitable, and there are countless ways to make them more effective.

In this article, you’ll find seven ways to create an effective Facebook ad campaign.

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Discover seven ways to create effective Facebook ad campaigns.

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Do you have a Facebook page?

Are you using Facebook to its fullest?

There are many ways to use a Facebook page beyond simply posting updates.

In this article you’ll discover seven ways to use your Facebook page for business.

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Discover seven ways your Facebook Page can help your business.

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Do you use Facebook ads?

Want to bring your Facebook advertising to the next level?

To learn how to use Facebook advertising to your advantage, I interview Jon Loomer.

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 Jon Loomer, a Facebook marketing expert who specializes in Facebook advertising. His blog, JonLoomer.com, was the top pick in our 2014 top 10 social media blogs.

Jon explores the benefits of Facebook advertising.

You’ll discover new tools for publishers on Facebook, information about conversion tracking, custom reporting options and more.

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Listen as Jon Loomer share what marketers need to know about advanced Facebook ad techniques.

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

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