How to get your content seen in the Facebook News Feed

As Facebook continues to evolve (at what appears to be light speed) – the odds of your content being seen have decreased significantly since Facebook rolled out their not so welcoming “pay to play” model for brands.

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Our friends over at SocialMediaExaminer.com wrote a great post on the “Best Ways To Get Your Posts Noticed on Facebook

Read the entire article here: http://bit.ly/S2NmB8

The Scientific Guide to Hashtags: How and where to use them

How many countless times have you unsuccessfully tried to explain what a hashtag is to someone? Or better yet, maybe you’re reading this and thinking, I still have NO CLUE what that pound sign thingy is, why it does or why people even use them.

Buffer wrote a recent post on “A Scientific Guide to Hashtags: How Many, Which Ones, and Where to Use Them…

Read the entire article here: http://bit.ly/1lArWIe

How to handle Facebook’s diminishing organic reach

Word is definitely out. The days of free exposure via Facebook are long gone. We are now in a ‘play to play’ space. This is yet another sign that ‘adaption’ is a MUST!

Our friend David Verjano over at Examiner.com recently wrote a post addressing the best ways to take on Facebook’s new changes.

Read the entire article here: http://exm.nr/1fgHAjU

Erik Qualman’s #SocialNomics 2014 [VIDEO]

#Socialnomics 2014 by Erik Qualman is the fifth version of the most watched video series on Social Media. Qualman is a #1 best selling author and keynote speaker on digital leadership. The video was produced by Equalman Studios. Source data for the statistics in the video is available in the book Socialnomics (sold on Amazon) socialnomics.com | @equalman

 

[FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE] Sebastian Rusk Releases “Social Media Sucks” Book

Sebastian Rusk Releases “Social Media Sucks” Book (via PRWeb)

Sebastian Rusk shares his own journey of how he created a brand from nothing more than a flipcam, bus pass and social media. Rusk is the author of “Social Media Sucks! (If you don’t know what you are doing.) Sebastian Rusk launches his first book ‘More…

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NOW BOARDING: Rebook Your Flights on Twitter

Yes, you read that correctly. Airlines are now starting to allow customers to communicate with them via Twitter and in fact have their flights rebooked.

Welcome to the future kids. The WashingtonPost.com wrote an entire article about this new social media venture for airlines.

Read the entire article here: http://wapo.st/1ko3idj

Develop a Winning Social Media Optimization Strategy For Your Brand

It’s no mystery, the social networks keep the web connected.

Here’s the BIG take away from this topic…“Both of those services [Facebook and Twitter] represent a fantastic avenue, it’s a way to drive visitors and traffic to your site, it’s a way to let people know about news related to you or your company or website, so I think they’re great ways to build you your personal brand.” Matt Cutts, Google.

SocialMediaToday.com wrote a great piece on what it takes to have a Social Media Optimization Strategy For Your Brand, read the entire article here: http://bit.ly/1dS8i78