Free Image Sources for your Social Media & Blog Posts

The Buffer Blog is often a good place to find great articles, and this article regarding sources of free images is no exception. They have categorized 53+ sources into the following groups: Searchable photo sites Free-form photo libraries Photo search tools Create-your-own image tools Embeddable media Since they originally wrote the article, there have been…

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8 Tips to Rock your Twitter Profile

Twitter is more than posting 140 characters. It is also a place for people to learn about you and your business. Other Twitter users are looking for ways to connect to what you are sharing online. Improving your twitter profile allows you to

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The Beginner’s Guide to the #Hashtag

“If you’re a social media novice, hashtags — those short links preceded by the pound sign (#) — may seem confusing and unnecessary. But they are integral to the way we communicate online, and it’s important to know how to use them,” says Rebecca Hiscott of mashable.com. Using hashtags properly allows your business and brand…

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4 Things CEOs Who Stay Off Social Media Don’t Have to Worry About

What CEO really has time to waste with social media? With “68% of Fortune 500 CEOs having no social presence on any of the major networks,” you too can be included with a top select group, who also agree that social media is just a trend. But being a part of an elite group doesn’t always mean…

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26 Creative Ways to Publish Social Media Updates

Creating original and eye catching content for your social media accounts can feel like a full time job for some businesses. Like you, we are always on the search for new and interesting ideas for our social media updates. Using company milestones, giving  recommendations and creating weekly themed posts are just some of the 26 creative…

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3 Proven Practices to Build Your Twitter Reputation, Grow Followers and Get Retweets

“I know that the first thing you want to do is build your (Twitter) audience size and you’d like to get people to follow you. This can be accomplished (it can’t be done overnight – sorry) and in this post I give you simple tools to build a great reputation and a stellar community.”

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8 Ways to Improve Your Facebook Page

Having a Facebook presence for your business is essential to promoting customer feedback and branding your company. It also serves as another avenue for people to find you and see what you are all about. Updating your business’s Facebook page on a regular basis with content that is relevant and educational is a great start….

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10 Reasons Why Social Media Is Good For Business

Based on a recent study, 75% of businesses own a (social media) company page. This allows them to promote their services, products, share their expertise, and improve their customer communication. For a more detailed look into how social media can improve your business see the link to the infographic below.

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Difference Between Content Marketing and Social Media

“What is the difference between content marketing and social media? And, with the burgeoning interest in the former, will the latter wane as a tactic or as a marketing term? These were the questions posed to several content/social thinkers and consultant-types.” Here’s what they said…

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Website investment still key for online retailers despite rise of social and mobile

“Want to know where you should be aiming your e-commerce investment to increase online sales? We asked 100 senior decision makers from leading global retail brands, who were attending the latest Internet Retailer conference, about what they are planning to invest in over the next 12 months. Looking at the results, there are three key…

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