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Using LinkedIn Endorsements to stay top of mind with your connections

While LinkedIn abounds with connection opportunities, it can be difficult to get in front of someone using LinkedIn without seeming needy. One simple way to gain attention is by taking advantage of Endorsements. Using Endorsements to stay top of mind: Let’s say you meet someone at a conference and have a few good conversations about […]

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6 tips to improve customer service via social media

Many business owners think they know the answer to the ‘Why should I be on social media?’ question, but they don’t ever really figure out the ‘How should I be on social media?’ question. Providing outstanding customer service is directly connected to

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Facebook loves the Hashtag

In a blog post today, Facebook announced the rollout of hashtags. Now, when you click on a hashtag in your Facebook stream you’ll be served up a collection of conversation points within that specific hashtag (topic). Great news for heavy Instagram users, since all of those awesome hashtags haven’t been clickable up until now. Can’t […]

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Build Relationships Not Followers

7 easy tips for building relationships not followers

  One of the bigger social media mistakes we continue to see remains a focus on the wrong metric. Yes, it’s easy and fun to show off huge numbers of followers, but followers are not an indication of actual success.

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Tips for Google Plus

5 Google Plus tips to maximize your social success

Google Plus is owned by the world’s largest search engine, Google. If you choose to ignore this important social network, there could be consequences to your organization’s social success.

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Tips on Twitter Ads – Hootsuite users can hide Promoted tweets

Recently announced: Twitter Ads for the masses! Today, Twitter has opened up Pandora’s [advertising] box for Tweeps near and far. What should marketers consider? A few things: 1) You can now pay to promote your tweets and your brand through Twitter in order to gain more visibility or drive people to take action for your cause. […]

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Tips on LinkedIn

LinkedIn just launched social mentions

Time to head back over to LinkedIn! The masterminds behind online professional networking have just released social mentions, a terrific update to their site that allows you to tag individuals or organizations within your post.

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Boost Facebook page likes with Sponsored Stories

What is the best way to boost likes on your page? Use sponsored stories! Sponsored stories are subtle ads that are visible to the friends of your page’s fans. This story shows up in their news feed, and recommends

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Top 5% on LinkedIn

It’s true. I have lived for this day. Maybe it’s time we connect on LinkedIn. Even better, check out the Top 5% on LinkedIn landing page.  

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How to embed a vine video on your website

Here’s a quick step-by-step guide on how to embed a vine video on your website. Step 1: Create video, and share it on Twitter Step 2: Head to your Twitter profile & pull up your tweet Step 3: Select ‘More’ from the share options, and choose ‘Embed Tweet’ Step 4: Copy and paste the html code […]

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