Social Media Marketing

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How Much Does Blogging Cost?

Neil Patel who writes a great blog at QuickSprout listed how much it costs him to blog every month and be successful. Over $20,000 a month might cause most of us to gulp but it begs the question: How much is your business, prepared to spend on its blogging strategy to make it actually work?

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LinkedIn Deletes Your Profile Site Links

LinkedIn deletes members? website and blog links from their contact info profiles without warning.

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Social Media Conversion without a Word of English

This viral YouTube sensation shows how to communicate and engage with an audience without using English. Interestingly it also helps demonstrates some of the issues facing business and marketing today.

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New Linkedin Features – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Reaction to the new Linkedin layout has been mixed, take an in depth look at what's hot and what's not about the new Linkedin. The new look is not without some clunkiness which hasn't gone unnoticed by many Linkedin users.

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Social Media Leader Board

Is social media really as complex as a recent infographic made out? Probably, but it can be simplified down to a few important social media channels.

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Who Owns Your Network - You or Your Employer?

While many of us are busy building up our professional online networks to advance our careers and business, how many of us have given a thought to who actually owns our connections?

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Social Media: The Long Kiss Goodbye

There is no more social media, it is the media, and it's time to kiss the term "social media" goodbye. The term "social media" no longer has any usefulness; in fact it is becoming detrimental to the further development of digital business and marketing.

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How to Promote Your Blog Thru Linkedin

Linkedin offers some fantastic options for promoting your blog to a wider audience. This post tells you some killer tips for making the most of Linkedin.

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How Much Does a Social Media Campaign Cost?

Over $200,000 a year, according to this recent info graphic, this may make it an unrealistic marketing option for many businesses. Just because it's free it doesn't mean they are without considerable cost. Whether you do it in-house or outsource it, the costs are still going to be significant.

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The Value of Your Network

Co founder of Linkedin Reid Hoffman recently made a great short video of why your network is important. Your network is the key extension of how successful you are as a professional, and therefore it is essential to keep developing it and yourself in order to succeed.

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Google Analytics Social Reports Now Available in Australia

The new social reports in Google Analytics announced over a month ago are now finally available to Australian users.

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Don’t Have 500 Linkedin Connections? You’re Not Really Trying

How do you know if you measure up in the professional social media space? If someone hasn't gathered 500 LinkedIn in connections it's fair to say they aren't really trying.

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How to Turbo Charge Your Linkedin Profile

Optimising your profile is one of the smartest and relatively easiest things you can do on Linkedin. When someone searches for a specialist professional make sure your name is at the top of the Linkedin search results.

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Custom Social Reports for Google Analytics

While Google will soon be introducing Social reports in Google Analytics, there are still a few alternative ways to get your social data using Advanced Segments and Custom Reports.

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How to Connect on Linkedin

How to connect on Linkedin - Make sure you have a complete profile

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Why Every Business Needs a Google+ Page

Google+ is much more than just another social network, and those who compare it to Facebook are completely missing its key benefits, especially for business.G+ is now part of a suite of Google technologies designed to make search an even better experience.

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Busy People Don't Blog