Social Media

News and articles discussing social media and the top social networks today, as they relate to small businesses and organizations.

4 Hollywood Lessons for Social Media Marketing from Gary W. Goldstein

4 Hollywood Lessons for Social Media Marketing from Gary W. Goldstein

Gary W. Goldstein is a Hollywood Producer, among other titles and businesses. While in Hollywood, he produced and was involved in a number of top films, including Pretty Woman and Under Siege.

But that's not what makes Gary so special.

When you listen to Gary talk, he just exudes wisdom and empathy.

HootSuite Improves Scheduling With Daily Customization

HootSuite Improves Scheduling With Daily Customization

HootSuite has added a Buffer-like option to set which days of the week you want to share AutoScheduled posts, and how many times per day.

The Top Tactics and Goals of Social Media Marketing

Top Tactics and Goals of Social Media Marketing

Software Advice has partnered with Adobe to put together a Social Media Content Optimization Survey. The results are extremely interesting because they represent, not just what companies and social media marketers are doing and having success with, but also a shift in how social media is perceived by businesses.

Sharing Content Via HootSuite Gets Faster and Easier

Sharing Content Via HootSuite Gets Faster and Easier

HootSuite has updated their extension today making it twice as fast as before. They've also redesigned the user interface to give it a new look with larger, bolder buttons so that it's even easier to share or schedule your posts.

HootSuite Endures a Denial of Service Attack

HootSuite Endures a Denial of Service Attack

Starting early this morning, HootSuite users began noticing an inability to access their HootSuite dashboard. At 6:40am PST, HootSuite developers began working on the issue and started tracking and reporting on the issue online.

While scheduled messages and RSS feeds were unaffected, it was clear that most users were unable to access the dashboard and therefore unable to send new status updates or monitor accounts.

Scoop.it Integrates Google Authorship and Google+ Page Support

Scoop.it Integrates Google Authorship and Google+ Page Support

Scoop.it is one of the tools that I highly recommend for content curation, and they've just released a couple of updates that are really exciting for businesses involving Google and Google+.

5 Business Tools to Lighten Your Social Media Marketing Load

5 Business Tools to Lighten Your Social Media Marketing Load

Running a business without the right tools can be pretty difficult to pull off, especially considering the time factor, or lack thereof, into the equation. Here are 5 tools that can help.

I'm Getting Far More Pinterest Traffic Because of Pinwoot, and You Can Too

I'm Getting Far More Pinterest Traffic Because of Pinwoot, and You Can Too

Over the past four months, I have seen my referral traffic from Pinterest go up by approximately 50%, every month, and that will continue to increase, mostly thanks to the tool Pinwoot.

Should you upgrade to Buffer for Business?

Should you upgrade to Buffer for Business?

Buffer has started to offer three plans for businesses that allow far more social profiles and team members. With the addition of fine-grained analytics and Google Analytics, you may want to consider upgrading.

Gaining Klout: How Your Social Media Score Can Help Build Your Business

Gaining Klout: How Your Social Media Score Can Help Build Your Business

Klout has become a valuable resource for major brands and businesses looking to maximize their influence through social platforms. Here are some reasons your business should consider using this free online service.

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