February, 2014

3 LinkedIn Tricks Guaranteed to Generate More Qualified Leads

By |Social media|

Like most business owners you probably concentrate your social media marketing efforts on networks like Facebook and Twitter. They are relatively easy to use and are great platforms for generating engagement and leads. LinkedIn is perceived to be a harder a nut to crack but fear not, the guys at Web Strategy Plus have created this helpful infographic with 3 tricks that will generate more connections and potential leads. […]

5 Types of Social Media Complainers and How to Deal With Them

By |Social media|

Social media can play an important role in building and protecting your customer’s loyalty. More and more consumers use social media to communicate with companies including complaining about and to them. How you reply to these complaints can make or break your reputation but unfortunately there isn’t a one size fits way to deal with them. The infographic below from ExactTarget identifies 5 types of social media complainer and how you can deal with them. […]

4 Easy Tips to Get Started on LinkedIn

By |Social media|

So you’ve setup a LinkedIn profile… Now what? A lot of the clients I speak to are in this boat. They’ve setup their profile, had a quick look round and decided they didn’t get it and just left it at that. Well here’s a handy infographic from Top Dog Social Media which will help you take your LinkedIn profile to the next level. […]

25 Awesome Tools to Help You Create and Share Content Your Followers Will Love

By |Social media|

Content Marketing is the new SEO! Google wants you to earn links rather than building them unnaturally and the way they advise to do that is to create content that people will naturally want to share and link to. The guys over at Social Media Strategies Summit have put together the awesome infographic below which gives you 25 Content Marketing Tools for curation, creation, promotion & distribution, as well as analytics & tracking, including brands that use those them. […]

How to Build 100,000 Twitter Followers

By |Social media|

If you follow us on Twitter you’ll know that we have just reached the lofty heights of 100,000 followers. It’s been an epic and tiring journey of 5:30am starts for over 2 years. As a small token of our appreciation to our followers, and to answer the question we get asked the most, we have decided to share the secrets of our success. If you came here looking for a quick fix don’t bother reading on, just go and buy some followers instead. […]

Extrovert or Obnoxious: What Type of Facebook Page Are You?

By |Social media|

What does your Facebook page say about you? Wishpond have taken a look at some of the most recent statistics from Facebook Pages showing how customer response time, time invested, post style and other characteristics reflect on your business’ Facebook personality. Take a look at their infographic below and see which of the 5 most common types of Facebook pages applies to you. […]

How to Use Social Media to Improve Your SEO

By |SEO, Social media|

With the rise of social networking sites Google has started to take social sharing signals into account when ranking your website. On Twitter they look at how many tweets and retweets a URL has received and the authority of the accounts tweeting those links. For Facebook and Google plus they look at how many +1’s and likes a URL receives and likewise for the other sites like Pinterest and LinkedIn. The infographic below from Quicksprout shows you how getting your website shared more on social media can improve your SEO and place you higher on Google. […]