Marketing

The Business Case for Content Curation

chadpollitt
Adding curation to the content mix can build credibility, trust, loyalty, thought leadership and reciprocating brand relationships. Providing the maximum amount of utility using a mix of content from different sources is a win-win for everyone involved, especially the content consumer.
The Business Case for Content Curation

Why Outsourcing Social Media Is a Winning Strategy

thuff007
On average, business owners waste about 4 billion hours each year dealing with tasks that could easily be delegated to vendors or other employees, yet they work twice as much as their employees. Business strategists recommend delegating as many non-critical tasks as possible to work smarter, not harder. Outsourcing social media is a winning strategy for maximizing the most of your time without sacrificing the quality of your customer engagement campaigns.
Why Outsourcing Social Media Is a Winning Strategy

Measuring Your Social Media ROI

BradFriedman
You’re investing time—which is money—and possibly actual funds on social media. How do you know what ROI (return on investment) you’re getting for these efforts? Is there a way to measure your social media ROI?
Measuring Your Social Media ROI

6 Extreme Social Media Strategies

Ryann Rasmussen
In a market that has been transformed by social media, businesses are searching for unique ways to make a splash. Here are six innovative (or crazy?) social media strategies that businesses used in the last year to make a different kind of impression.
6 Extreme Social Media Strategies

Visual Content Widens the Branding and PR Gap

brandcottage
In a traditional sense, Public Relations practitioners have been wordsmiths; conveying written and (limited) visual messages to the public. PR pros have mainly used words and text to increase awareness and educate people about products, services, controversies, and causes.
Visual Content Widens the Branding and PR Gap

Local Marketing Gets a Toy

CarolineMelberg
Yelp is ten years old and they gave everybody else a gift to celebrate, a new toy called Yelp Trends. Now I know it’s a serious tool because it is a decade of data, but is it fun.
Local Marketing Gets a Toy