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How to Create a Branded Short Link

How to Create a Branded Short Link
By using your own custom branded short link, you reinforce your brand awareness, as well as ensure that you're taking full advantage of all the benefits shortened links offer. Learn how!

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.

How to Mention a Google+ User or Business with Buffer

How to Mention a Google Plus User or Business with Buffer

I’m going to show you exactly how you can in fact mention a Person or Business any time you post to your Google+ business Page using Buffer.

Scheduling Google+ Posts, The Complete Guide

Scheduling Google+ Posts, The Complete Guide

Whether for your personal profile or your brand page, the desire and question of how to schedule Google Plus posts is one that comes up daily, yet the answers aren't obvious. Here are ALL of your options.

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.

Buffer Has Been Hacked. Here's what you need to do Now.

Buffer Has Been Hacked. Here's what you need to do Now.

At approximately 3pm EST, Buffer's servers were compromised. Unlike other public hack jobs, this one wasn't about stealing passwords or payment information. Instead, the breach permitted the attackers access to post to member social profiles. Buffer has publicly ackowledged the attack and is working to resolve any and all security breaches and compromises.

Buffer App Includes Twitter Autocomplete and More

Buffer App Includes Twitter Autocomplete and More

Buffer is one of those apps that can really help you keep on top of your social media activity. I recommend it regularly to businesses and bloggers, as it allows them to set up a schedule for when they want to tweet or post, and then just add new shares to their queue.

But when it comes to engaging with people and influencers on Twitter, Buffer has never been a good choice. You'd have to know the Twitter handle of someone in order to mention them in a Tweet shared via Buffer.

Buffer Mobile App Adds Google+ Support

Buffer Mobile App Adds Google+ Support

A week ago, the social media scheduling tool Buffer added support for Google+ Pages through a limited Beta test, meaning that Google+ Page owners can now use Buffer to set a pre-defined schedule and then set up posts to be shared on that schedule.

Buffer Adds Google Plus Page Support

Buffer Adds Google Plus Page Support

Thanks to a new API released by Google earlier this month, Buffer, the social share scheduling service, has added support for Google+ Pages. Buffer users can go to http://bufferapp.com/get-google-plus to connect their Page and begin scheduling posts.

Buffer Adds Custom Social Media Scheduling

Buffer Adds Custom Social Media Scheduling

Buffer started as a tool to help your create preset times when you wanted to share to your social media accounts, allowing you to think about "buffering" the articles and links that you found, rather than "scheduling" them. You could simply add a link to your buffer and know that it would be shared at the next available timeslot. But what about links and posts that you wanted to go out a specific time? For that, you'd need a different tool. Until now.

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