Should Facebook’s Floating Videos Feature Make YouTube Nervous?

Posted in Facebook, Social Media Advertising on July 7th, 2015 by

According to The Next Web, Facebook has been testing a “Floating Videos” feature that allows users to simultaneously watch videos and scroll through their News Feed with the click of a button. Essentially, this button would allow videos to be moved anywhere on the screen while users scroll through recent the latest updates from their friends and…

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Why Separating Social Channels Might Be Your Best Idea Yet

Posted in Case Studies on June 30th, 2015 by
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Lesya Liu is a blogger at The Social Media Current, a photographer and a social media expert. Her passion lies in art and marketing (and combining the two). You can find her on Twitter: @LesyaLiu.    . In my previous blog post, I discussed how to manage multiple social accounts of the same brand. But why is it…

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Fine Tune Your Facebook Timeline with "See First" Feature

Posted in Facebook on June 22nd, 2015 by
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According to TechCrunch, Facebook is testing a “See First” feature that would allow users to see recent posts from their best friends and favorite pages as soon as they log on to the site. This move is yet another way Facebook wants to improve the user experience. Facebook users can already receive notifications from friends and pages of…

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How To Make Money With Facebook Ads — Client Case Study

Posted in Case Studies, Facebook, Social Media Advertising on June 18th, 2015 by
Blind Squirrel

There is money to be made using Facebook advertising, and I’m going to prove it to you. Here’s a quick video showing how we’ve seen early success with an advertising budget to sell apparel for one of our clients. I’ll outline exactly what we did and some tips for you below the video. How To…

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Facebook Business Pages Could Soon Use "Saved Replies"

Posted in Facebook, Social Media Marketing on June 3rd, 2015 by

Aiming to improve the online customer service experience, Facebook is testing a “Saved Replies” feature that could soon be utilized by all business pages. The feature would save business owners time by allowing them to simply write and save a response that they frequently send out to customers, as opposed to having to type out a new…

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Animated GIFs Will Be Coming to Facebook News Feeds Everywhere

Posted in Facebook, Social Media Marketing on June 1st, 2015 by

In a well-received announcement, Facebook declared that animated GIFs will now be supported and should soon begin appearing in users’ News Feeds. The news comes roughly one year after Twitter added GIF support last summer. Facebook had previously wanted to avoid cluttering News Feeds with memes and GIFs, but as TechCrunch notes, the company has decided…

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What You Should Know About the New Hootsuite Ads Tool

Posted in How To, Social Media Advertising, Social Media Marketing on May 20th, 2015 by
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If you spend a lot of time creating ads on Facebook, you’ll want to listen up. Hootsuite has anounced a brand new ads tool that aims to help business owners create high-performing ads in just two clicks. Hootsuite, well known for their social media dashboard, wants to help businesses save time and money and take…

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Debut of Instant Articles Means Better Storytelling on Facebook

Posted in Facebook on May 15th, 2015 by
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With the debut of Instant Articles, Facebook has found a way for users to read stories and watch videos from their favorite publishers within the friendly confines of Facebook. Yes, it’s true – users no longer have to leave the network to read articles from publishers such as National Geographic and The New York Times.  Since…

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How to Choose the Social Media Platform That’s Right for Your Small Business

Posted in How To, Social Media Marketing on May 14th, 2015 by
Choosing the right social media platform for your business

Social media is no longer something you can choose to be a part of or not; it’s a necessity. Whether you’re a small business or big, you absolutely need some kind of social presence. The problem is, there are so many networks out there it can be terrifying when you have to narrow things down,…

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Bad Rhino Reading: How to Grow Your Facebook Audience

Posted in Facebook, Featured Articles, How To on April 25th, 2015 by

Website: Social Media Examiner Article: How to Grow Your Facebook Audience – 8 Success Tips Tired of posting quality content to your Facebook page but getting the same old number of likes? Here are a couple of quick tips to better engage your Facebook audience. 1. Add a Facebook Like Button or Box to Your Website…

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