10 Commandments of Social Media AutomationThe best social media professionals delegate. We delegate to the suite of fantastic apps and software that do a great job of allowing us to maintain the appearance of always being online without actually having to be. Social media automation is great and saves me a ton of time each week, but most people get it wrong. They take social media automation way too far which can hurt their reputation.
Build You Amazing Brand Using Pinterest Marketing - Social Media and Pinterest Expert @trevorellestad spoke to me about just how important Pinterest can be for brands but also the challenges that it poses. http://www.socialmediawizard.com/2016/06/28/build-your-amazing-brand-using-pinterest-marketing/
We need to create perfect Pinterest images. The images that work best on Pinterest are a different size and shape than the images you use for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Pinterest Expert @borntobesocial of BornToBeSocial.com spoke to me about how important images are.
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There are many websites and so-called Pinterest Experts out there that claim hashtags are an important piece of the Pinterest puzzle. They even had me convinced; after all they work for Instagram and Twitter so why wouldn’t they be helpful on Pinterest. But @wglvsocialmedia straightened me out! “Hashtags hurt your ranking on Pinterest – that’s according to the engineers on Pinterest."
For anyone who has ever tried to grow their follower count on any social media network you know how frustrating and even discouraging it can be to watch the slow trickle of followers coming despite your amazing content and high activity. This week, in my quest for 500 Pinterest followers in 4 weeks I experienced this very feeling. Luckily, I have the experience to know that I am doing the right things and that it is just about having the patience to persevere.
61 Social Media Marketing Tips from the Pros. I asked 61 of the top social media marketing professionals to give me their top social media tip and boy did they comply! These are people who have written books on social media, who teach it in top universities, and who manage social media for some of the world’s biggest brands. And now you can benefit from their amazing knowledge in one, easy to read post.