social media how toAre you trying to connect with influencers?

Looking for ways to streamline the process?

You can make your influencer outreach more efficient and save yourself time by combining three free tools.

In this article you’ll discover how to automate your influencer outreach with BuzzSumo, Buffer, and Twitter.

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social media how to Do you want more exposure for your blog?

Have you tried curating articles written by influencers?

Roundup posts help you gain the attention of influencers who can increase the reach of your content.

In this article I’ll share five steps to creating a curated blog post.

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social media how toDo you want to get the attention of influencers?

Looking for ways to connect with them on social media?

Building relationships with the right influencers can extend your reach and boost visibility with your target market.

In this article you’ll discover how to find and connect with influencers on social media.

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social media how toAre you using Instagram to market your business?

Want to direct followers to your website?

With a few simple tactics, you can generate quality website traffic from Instagram.

In this article you’ll discover how to use Instagram to drive traffic to your website.

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social media how toDo you want people to come to you for social media advice?

Are you trying to become a social media influencer?

Publishing on social media is a great way to share expert knowledge and develop your influencer status.

In this article I’ll share nine tips that can help you become a social media influencer.

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social media researchHave you considered reaching out to social influencers to win more credibility and sales?

Do you want research to help make the case that influencer marketing works?

In this article you’ll discover the most recent findings about marketers’ perception of influencer marketing and its ability to boost social media marketing efforts.

Influencer Marketing Defined

Quickly, influencer marketing happens when marketers create a list of influencers: regular people—not movie stars—who have blogged, videoed and podcasted themselves into social media stardom. These influencers have proven credibility among and even sales to a specific target audience. Examples include fashionista Chiara Feragni (3 million Twitter followers), YouTube makeup video blogger Michelle Phan (7,600,000 subscribers) and John Lee Dumas of the Entrepreneur on Fire Podcast (923,000 unique listens in December 2014).

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Do you reach out to influencers?

Want to create good relationships to increase your visibility and get more customers?

To learn how to work with influencers, I interview Doug Karr.

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 conversion expert Doug Karr, the author of Corporate Blogging for Dummies and founder of the Marketing Technology blog. Doug also co-hosts the Edge of the Web podcast.

Doug will explore influencer marketing and how to work with prominent people.

You’ll discover how to identify and reach out to influencers, as well as develop relationships and campaigns that lead to sales.

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Listen as Doug Karr shares how to work with influential people.

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social media how toDo you want to build relationships with key influencers in your niche?

Are you looking for an easy way to identify and connect with industry thought leaders?

If so, keep reading for a simple system you can immediately deploy.

Why Focus on Influencers?

Social media is a great way to develop strategic partnerships with key influencers and stay informed about what’s happening in your industry.

But you must focus your efforts to ensure that time spent in social media packs a punch.

A study from Forrester Research confirms that 13.4% of U.S. adults online create 80% of the content that influences people. And 6.2% of these web users are responsible for 80% of the influence in social media.

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This Forrester Research study illustrates the power of connecting with the right people.

How can you monitor and create relationships with the influencers relevant to your business?

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social media how toHave you used Reddit?

The popular website Reddit goes by the slogan, “The front page to the Internet.”

It has earned this name by creating a platform that allows users with similar interests to discuss and curate the best content on the web.

Let’s have a look at a few popular communities on Reddit.

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Reddit is a popular social news platform where users submit and comment on content.

What Is Reddit?

Reddit is a social news platform that allows users to discuss and vote on content that other users have submitted. To help police the site and prevent spammers from bombarding readers, Reddit came up with “karma” points.

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