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The Best Social Media Contests to Run on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram


Social media contests are a great way to engage your existing community and get new followers, all while creating a fun experience.  Each social platform has different rules, and methods of maximizing engagement vary across the networks.  Here are the best types of contests to run on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to meet your marketing goals. Continue reading

How Facebook’s Newsfeed “Clickbait” Update Affects Your Content Strategy

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Last week’s Facebook newsfeed changes took some by surprise. The social network announced they were changing how they ranked content to give less prominence to “clickbaiting” content in all users’ newsfeeds. This is part of a bigger effort to improve Facebook user engagement. In turn, publishers may need to change their social media tune to jump over this new hurdle to get their content seen by fans. Here are specific things that you’ll need to change in the way you post to Facebook. Continue reading

What’s Happenin’ Around the Social Web? July 25-31

The Hunger Games: Part 1 trailer was released, Comic-Con took place in San Diego, and a new service called ManServants was announced. Let’s see what else was buzzing on the social web this week!

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