9 Facts that Prove Social Media has Changed the World Forever

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Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest and Other Social Media Platforms’ Impact From relationships to how we choose our next meal, Social Media has woven itself into the fabric of mankind. Overkill much? We don’t think so. Check out the 9 Facts That Prove Social Media Has Changed the World Forever…   The Facts If Facebook were a country, it would be the third …

Understanding Facebook Check-Ins for Page Admins

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UPDATE: Facebook has updated since this post was written. Admins are now able to engage more fully on check ins from users who use their page. How do users check-in? Facebook users can find places nearby using the Facebook app on their smartphone. From your app menu, they tap Nearby Places to see a list of places nearby. What’s the value …

Facebook Post “Reach” Is Declining and What to Do About it

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Consider “Boosting” Posts regularly As you may have noticed, while social media use and engagement continue to rise, Facebook organic (not boosted) reach has been on the decline.

 Some see this as a negative, but it’s not. Facebook, now a public company, has had to grow up and actually meet quarterly earnings. So, they’ve decreased the ability of brands to …

This One Simple Tactic Can Double Your Facebook Engagement – Jason Parks

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This blog post (shared from jeffbullas.com) is by guest author Jason Parks, Owner of The Media Captain. Follow him at @TheMediaCaptain on Twitter. These tips are on par and really helpful. We’ve been using these tactics for a long time and have seen results on a daily basis from these practices. Developing a character for your brand posts, sharing staff stories and more are …

Matthew Effect: Key To Facebook News Feed

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About the AuthorJoshua TwitterWriter, SEO, Coffee Swashbuckler"Whoever has will be given more... Whoever does not have, even what they have will be taken from them."Gospel of MatthewCustom Selected News FeedIn his book Outliers Malcolm Gladwell demonstrates a principle he calls the "Matthew Effect". Essentially, the idea is that when a person gets an early opportunity or a more-lengthy opportunity, it ...

How To Attract Influencers, Not Freeloaders, In Facebook Contests

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How to Ensure Your Facebook Contests Attract Genuine Fans By Emeric Ernoult Published June 10, 2013, Social Media Examiner #1: Award Appropriate Prizes Don’t offer attractive prizes that have nothing to do with your brand. #2: Choose Your Winners Wisely Many contests use a system of votes (photo competitions) or point accumulations (quizzes) to identify finalists or winners. These methods animate your …