Month: July 2014

Facebook Forces Messenger App

Facebook has been encouraging that its users move to Facebook Messenger (and now the encouragement has stopped). iOS and Android Facebook App users are now forced to download Facebook Messenger if they’d like to receiver or send messages to their Facebook friends. An Email sent on Monday by Facebook announced that messages would no longer be […]

Social Media Marketing Tips for Businesses in the Retail Sector

The retail industry is one where competition is fierce. There are many retailers, large and small, who find themselves battling other companies and corporations to be number one. With social media in full force these days, it stands to reason that many retail companies have chosen this method as their marketing strategy of choice. If […]

3 Reasons You Should Still Advertise on Facebook

I think its safe to say social media is a big part of most people’s lives these days. Because of this, social media marketing is a huge part of any brand’s overall marketing strategy. Facebook has been the reigning king of social media for a while. However, recently the reach of business pages has severely […]

Let's Do Away with "Great Content"

It could just be the blogs I visit, or maybe it is a certain time of the year, but for some reason, it seems I’ve read quite a few marketing and business development-focused posts recently about the need to produce “great content.” When I read these posts, I get all kinds of how-to’s and suggestions […]

Bad Rhino Reading: 3 Time Saving Social Media Tools

Website: Social Media Examiner Article: 3 Social Media Tools That Help Marketers Save Time Why spend more time on your social media marketing when there are ways to make your it quicker? Here’s one reason: the budget. The answer to that lies within these 3 tools that will greatly lower your time spent working on your marketing (without breaking […]

Increase Engagement By Writing For Each Social Platform's Unique Audience

#472360975 / gettyimages.com You’ve done it, I’ve done it. We’ve all been guilty of it. We’ve mass-posted a single post to all of our social media channels. The same link, same image and same copy to accompany both. It may not seem like a big deal, but chances are the audiences on these social platforms […]

Get Excited About Facebook's New "Save" Feature

Good-guy Facebook enabled a new feature this week that allows it’s users to save things they find on the site to be viewed at a later date. The not-so-creatively-titled feature dubbed “Save,” easily lets you set aside places, music and other links for later viewing. When you see a posted item that you want to […]

Facebook Trying to Make Comeback with Mentions App

#482136503 / gettyimages.com Facebook is now trying to keep up with Instagram and Twitter, especially since both social media sites have been adding different updates recently. Facebook is now launching a new app called “Mentions” to keep up with all these different updates. To get access to the app you need to have a verified […]

Bad Rhino Reading: 4 Things to Know About Twitter Analytics

Website: Business 2 Community  Article: Understanding Twitter Analytics: What You Need To Know! Set up a Twitter Ads account (anyone can do it) to utilize the benefits of Twitter Analytics. Analytics is a great tool to anyone who wants to see how much more (or less) popular they’ve become after each 28 day period. See the […]