Social Media Marketing

Social Media Engagement: Why It’s Important and How To Do It Well

At Buffer, we think a lot about the future of social media. It started as a way for friends to connect online, evolved into a broadcasting channel, and is now a place for brands to provide personalized, human experiences with their audience and customers. Social media is as much about engagement with...

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How to Use Pinterest: The Insider Guide for Businesses

Pinterest is one of the world’s leading platforms for sharing ideas and finding inspiration. Over 200 million people flock to the social network each month to discover new products, recipes, destinations, articles, influencers, and so much more. But Pinterest isn’t just for individual users like you and me. It also represents a huge...

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How to Drive Leads From Facebook Video

Too busy to read? Just click the play button below to listen to this post. Lead generation is an important task for any marketing department. And for most companies lead generation means focusing on creating lead capture forms and driving traffic back to those forms. But that’s not the only way to generate...

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6 Ways to Come Up With Content Ideas Your Audience Will Love

There are times when we all run out of content ideas. I’ve been in this situation many times myself — feeling unsure about what content to create and share. However, after much trial and error, I’ve managed to find a few solutions to help keep a constant stream of content ideas flowing....

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3 Tips to Improve Your LinkedIn Marketing Strategy

PHOTO: [email protected] As Facebook tightens the screw on brands by yet again weakening their organic reach on the platform, it’s time for B2B marketers to take a good look at their LinkedIn marketing strategy. Even as it stands, 80 percent of B2B marketing leads generated on social media come from LinkedIn, and according to the marketing experts we spoke to, you can...

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Why LinkedIn Groups Are Great and How to Build a Successful One

LinkedIn Groups do not have a great reputation. Many of them are filled with self-promotion and spam rather than valuable discussions and meaningful interactions. Hence, it can be easy to turn down the idea of creating a one for your business. “It wouldn’t work.” While it is true that there are...

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Everything Marketers Need to Know

The Facebook algorithm is constantly evolving in order to provide a better experience for users. But few changes to the algorithm have sparked as much interest and conversation as the recent ‘meaningful interactions’ update, in which Facebook said it would be prioritizing posts that create meaningful conversations, especially those from family...

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Twitter Timeline Algorithm Explained (and 6 Ways to Increase Your Reach)

Understanding the social media algorithms is important to social media marketers, especially since it can heavily impact a brand’s reach on social media. We’ve talked about the Facebook News Feed algorithm and the Instagram Feed algorithm. This time, we would love to dive into the Twitter timeline algorithm. Up until 2015,...

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