The Social Media Examiner Show

This episode comes to us from Jilly Badanes and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore Instagram tips and tools for marketers.

Are you using Instagram for your business? Want to get more from your marketing efforts?

Improving your Instagram content and boosting engagement can be as simple as adding a few tactics and tools to your marketing routine.

In this episode you’ll discover nine tips and tools to improve your Instagram marketing.

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This episode comes to us from David Fisher and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to boost your influence using your LinkedIn profile.

Is your LinkedIn profile working for you? Want to build a presence that supports your company role?

While many people think of LinkedIn as a place only for job-seekers, salespeople, and recruiters, LinkedIn can help employees build influence around any business role.

In this episode you’ll discover three ways to build a LinkedIn presence to boost visibility for both you and your business.

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This episode comes to us from Pratik Dholakiya and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore tools to improve your social media marketing.

Does social media marketing contribute to your bottom line? Are you looking for tools to boost your R-O-I?

As social media changes from an engagement-driven environment to a conversion-driven one, new tools are emerging to help you market more effectively.

In this episode you’ll discover four tools to improve your social media marketing.

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This episode comes to us from Kristi Hines and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to get more out of Google+ with circles.

Are you building a network on Google+? Do you want to keep your connections organized?

Sorting people and pages into circles allows you to read the news you want from your stream and connect with specific audiences.

In this episode you’ll discover how to use circles to improve your Google+ network.

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This episode comes to us from Suzanne Delzio and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore recent research on top brands rediscovering YouTube.

Is video part of your marketing mix? Wondering if YouTube is still relevant?

In the past year, YouTube has enjoyed a sudden surge of interest from both advertisers and young consumers, largely fueled by mobile device use.

In this episode you’ll discover recent findings on how brands, consumers, and marketers are using YouTube today.

What do you think? Read the article and share your comments.

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This episode comes to us from Juliet Carnoy and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore ways to use fan content to improve your return on investment.

Do you want to increase the R-O-I for your social media campaigns? Have you considered fan content?

Using fan photos in your marketing is an effective way to highlight your brand, products, and customers at the same time.

In this episode you’ll discover five ways to drive R-O-I with user-generated content campaigns on social media.

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This episode comes to us from Kyler Patterson and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to use Facebook lead ads.

Do you run lead generation campaigns? Are you familiar with Facebook lead ads?

By autofilling lead generation forms with user details, Facebook’s lead ads make it easier for people to sign up and receive your offer.

In this episode you’ll discover how to create lead ads on Facebook.

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This episode comes to us from Ross Simmonds and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to create Instagram ads.

Do you use Instagram for business? Are you interested in running ads?

Instagram advertising gives businesses and brands an effective way to increase visibility and connect with customer and prospects.

In this episode you’ll discover how to create Instagram ads for your business.

What do you think? Read the article and share your comments.

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This episode comes to us from Larry Kim and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore some under-the-radar Facebook page features that are useful for marketing.

Do you manage a Facebook page for your business? Interested in ways to improve your marketing?

In addition to the Facebook features you use for business every day, there are some handy ones you may have overlooked.

In this episode you’ll discover five lesser-known Facebook page features for marketers.

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This episode comes to us from Dylan Kissane and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore ways to improve engagement with hashtags.

Do you include hashtags in your social media posts? Want more traction from your hashtag campaigns?

Adding hashtags to your campaigns can drive engagement with fans and followers, as well as attract new and prospective customers.

In this episode you’ll discover four ways to improve reach and engagement with hashtags.

What do you think? Read the article and share your comments.

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