Month: March 2015

Tips for Increasing the Number of Followers on Instagram

Businesses rely on various forms of social media to boost their consumer base number and get the word out when it comes to their business offerings. Although Facebook and Twitter are two top methods of online business marketing, Instagram is equally as important. Instagram allows business owners to showcase photos of their products and add […]

Need to Talk to a Brand on Facebook? Messenger Wants to Help

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According to TechCrunch.com, Mark Zuckerberg has announced that users will be able to reach out to businesses in the Facebook Messenger application. View image | gettyimages.com If a person is wondering about when their order will be coming to them or have questions about it, the person is able to communicate with the company simply through the […]

Facebook Launches On This Day

The third party app Time Hop, has found itself a huge competitor. Social media powerhouse Facebook has announced the launch of On This Day. The addition to Facebook will grant users “a new way to look back at things you have shared and posts you’ve been tagged in,” as stated on Facebook Newsroom. On This […]

Twitter Toying with Autoplay

According to mashable.com, Twitter is now following in Facebook’s footsteps with an autoplay feature. Twitter is now experimenting with autoplay for videos in timelines. Autoplay lets videos play while somebody is scrolling through their news feeds automatically without even needing to hit play. Vine, a popular app that lets users post six-second videos, will not be […]

Instagram Introduces New Layout App

On March 26, Instagram announced that Layout from Instagram will be launched as a new application. This new app lets people combine multiple photos into a single image. After opening the app, it shows people a preview of custom layouts people can use to start their layout of photos. Along with being able to combine […]

Bad Rhino Reading: How to Double Your Twitter Followers in 5 Minutes a Day

Website: Post Planner Article: Here’s How to Double Your Twitter Followers in 5 Minutes a Day Ever wonder how some people have tons of Twitter followers but you don’t?  Here are some helpful tips for doubling your number of followers. 1. Perfect Your Profile The first key to your profile is an awesome profile picture.  A close-up of […]

What Is Social Selling Really About?

Social Selling can be viewed negatively. It might make us think that businesses use social only to get us to buy. It sounds manipulative, self-serving and anti-social.  Businesses aren’t on social just to make friends and have fun. That’s the reality and of course we know that. They want to gain loyal customers and entice […]

Why Your Twitter Strategy May Be Hurting Your Brand

If you’re on Twitter, chances are you fall into one of a variety of categories when it comes to usage. For some it’s a listening tool and a means to gather information on news and trending topics. For others, Twitter is a social platform used for interaction personally or professionally on a daily basis. No […]