Are You Using Social Media for Job Search? You Should Be

The following is a guest post by Eva Wislow. Eva is a writer and career coach at CareersBooster.com. She helps others gain insight into their career search and achieve the most ambitious life goals. Connect with Eva on Twitter. Almost every article you read on the Internet will tell you that people are being headhunted on social media all the…

3 Tools For Social Media Marketing That Nobody Ever Admits Using

Let’s start with a warning: Reading this may cause your hat to roll off. Your black hat, gray hat or white hat, I mean. Somehow, there is still a lot of talk about social media marketing that is done the proper way, and social media marketing that is done the wrong way. And terms like “black hat” or “white hat”…

Awesome Marketing Magic and Growth Hacks Using Link Shorteners

Have you ever asked yourself why you would need a link shortening service like Bit.ly? You are not alone. The necessity of link shorteners is not obvious – however some of the most surprising marketing tricks can be achieved with link shorteners. In the old days, the main reason for many for using a link shortener was so that links…

How to Develop Your Own “Social Media Web” To Catch More Audience

The following is a guest post by Patrick Cole. Patrick Cole is an entrepreneur and freelancer. He is also a contributing blogger for several websites. Patrick loves self-education and rock music. Connect with Patrick via Facebook, Google+ and Twitter Most companies feel like cash machines set in concrete walls. You put in your details and the machine spews out your product.…

Social Media And Email Integration: 5 Ways To Create A Successful Marketing Campaign

The following is a guest post by Kerry Creaswood. Kerry Creaswood is a young and ambitious writer from Savannah, GA. She is interested in self-development, design and marketing. To find more about Kerry – check her Twitter. Email is old school. Social media is new school. And you have to choose one of them to give consistency to your digital marketing campaign. Right? Wrong.…

10 Twitter Features You Aren’t Using… You Are Missing Out

Twitter has the reputation of being fairly simple. That sounds easy. It is not. Twitter still comes with a couple of very useful features and functions that help you get more out of the 140 character conversations. Knowing about these Twitter features and utilizing them will let you get more out of your efforts and help you grow an engaged…

The Filter Bubble – Facebook’s Booster For Radicalism

This article about the Filter Bubble has been a long time in the making. It took a lot of thought to hopefully find the right words. The problem with this one is that it touches on politics, and this blog shouldn’t be political. Sometimes, you just can’t help it… Social media gave everyone a voice – sometimes with a viral…

9 Misconceptions About Social Media Marketing Automation

I often hear or read that social media marketing automation is bad, that I should never do it. The most heated discussion usually springs up when Twitters direct messages come into the debate, and the tenor then is never to automate them. Why? Social Media should be social after all and not a robot throwing out messages or desperately trying to…

5 Things You Need For Your Content Marketing Success – Apart From Great Content

Far too many people still believe that content marketing is mainly about creating content and that the best content marketers are the best content creators. Sadly this can lead to utter failure in content marketing. I still read/hear far too often that great content would automatically (and magically) rise to the top. How this is going to happen if no…

Social Media Marketing Influencer Blogs Reviewed – The Traffic Generation Podcast

So, another week, another podcast. Today it’s all about the average social media marketing influencer – and whether you should really follow their blogs. Are they just influencers, or are they really thought leaders? Let’s find out: Reviewed in today’s show are 5 different social media influencer’s blogs: Convince and Convert – Jay Baer Jon Loomer Kikolani – Kristi Hines…