The best way to be an authentic brand… try being authentic.

Marketing , Social Media Marketing

Let’s face it, traditional marketing isn’t necessarily authentic in nature. Most brands are trying to position themselves in the best possible light and all too often they oit any details that may be bad for their image. It’s all about wooing customers.

But there is change happening. Thanks to Social Media and Online review platforms like Trip Advisor and Google reviews, we are now in an age of unprecedented consumer empowerment. The ‘truth’ of products and services is just a Google search and tweet away. That’s led to an influx of marketers harping on the need to be “authentic.” What’s often left unsaid is what exactly being authentic means within the context of marketing.

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14 Ways to Use Social Media Monitoring Tools

Social Media Marketing

Social media has become a platform for people to share their thoughts and opinions, especially when it comes to brands, and what they thought of their experience with them. The insights you can gather about prospective customers and competitors through social media monitoring is invaluable for businesses.

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Major Social Media Algorithms Explained!

Social Media Marketing

Social media algorithms… Three words every content marketer fears!
Algorithms know more about us than we think. Google knows our darkest secrets, Amazon knows our purchasing history, but it’s the social media algorithm that knows the most about us. For most of us, social media is how we know what’s going on in the world, but you may be surprised to find out that these algorithms decide which news to show us. To a large extent, social media algorithms control the information we see.

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The Lowdown on Content Marketing for Small Businesses

Can content marketing work for small businesses? We see the larger brands pumping out great content, more great content and even more great content. In fact we use these brands as an example of content marketing done right. But for businesses whose pockets aren’t so deep and who don’t have every possible resource on hand, can content marketing still work?

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Social Media Roundup: June 2019

Social Media Marketing

Summer is finally here… Woop!
Social networks have started the summer season in a chill way, as June brought no game-changing updates! However, there were a few small tweaks and new additions that could improve your social media strategies, so, let’s dive in and see what was new on social media last month.

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Social Media Roundup: April 2019

Social Media Marketing

For Zuckerberg-owned Facebook and Instagram, April was a month of big decisions. During the Facebook F8 developer conference, Mark Zuckerberg openly announced the direction in which the company is taking.
Although Facebook generated a lot of buzz last month, there are other social networks that announced exciting new updates and controversial decisions. Let’s jump in!

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Social Media Roundup: March 2019

Social Media Marketing

Social media companies gave their platforms a spring clean last month, revising existing features and implementing new ones.
There was an abundance of small changes that can affect your social media marketing strategies, so without further ado, let’s dive in.

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