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Are you active on Instagram?

Have you considered experimenting with ads?

To find out how Instagram ads work, I interview Jenn Herman.

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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 Jenn Herman, a social media consultant and Instagram expert. Her blog, JennsTrends.com, has placed in our top social media blogs three years in a row. She also wrote an ebook called, How to Run a Successful Instagram Ad.

Jenn explores the differences and similarities between Facebook and Instagram ads.

You’ll discover how you can succeed with Instagram ads.

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Listen as Jenn Herman shares what marketers need to know about advertising on Instagram.

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Do you run Facebook ads?

Have you tried split testing?

To explore different ways to split test your Facebook ads so you can refine your ad campaigns, I interview Andrea Vahl.

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 Andrea Vahl, a Facebook marketing expert. She’s co-author of Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies and co-founder of the Social Media Manager School. In addition, Andrea is a regular contributor to Social Media Examiner.

Andrea explores Facebook split testing and how best to optimize your Facebook ads.

You’ll discover which elements to split test first.

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Listen as Andrea Vahl shares what marketers need to know about Facebook split testing and how to make your ads better.

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social media expert interviewIn this video I interview Kelly Thul, Director, Enterprise Internet Solutions at State Farm Insurance.  Kelly shares insights into how State Farm has over a million views on YouTube, how they communicate using YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook.

You’ll learn how State Farm took advantage of a partnership to get started in social media and learn about the environment three years ago.  You’ll also find useful tips for your corporate social media strategy. So be sure to read the takeaways below and leave your comments below once you’ve listened to the video.

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It’s hard to find a business participating in social media that isn’t doing something on Facebook. In fact, “I want a Facebook fan page,” has replaced, “I want a company blog,” as the single most heard request from clients in the social media world these days. With 350 million accounts and growing, it’s no wonder.

Facebook is one of my favorite places to recommend for businesses for a lot of reasons. The primary one is that Facebook offers almost of all the various social media tools that companies can apply to their brand.

Facebook allows you to participate without having to spend time or money on your own website. Still, few companies are using Facebook well. One example of a business doing it right is Ernst & Young Human Resources effort (brilliant).  But for every good Facebook presence there’s a brand page we like to call a “campground.” Not because lots of people hang out there, but because all you hear when you visit is crickets.

To give you a leg up on getting smart with Facebook, here are five facebook-only strategies for business success.

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