The Social Media Examiner Show

This episode comes to us from Tim Soulo and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore creative ways to grow your e-mail list.

Want to grow your e-mail list? Do you have a blog?

New tools and placement options have made it easier than ever to create an offer that compels blog visitors to share their e-mail address with you.

In this episode you’ll discover five unique ways to grow your e-mail list from your blog readers.

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

Today we’ll explore little-known tools to curate and publish content.

Is curated content part of your social media marketing? Looking for new ways to collect and share curated content?

New tools are changing the way marketers compile and deliver handpicked content to their social media audiences.

In this episode you’ll discover four unique ways to curate social media content on Medium, Twitter, SlideShare, and your blog.

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This episode comes to us from Valerie Levin and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to easily manage multiple Twitter accounts.

Are you managing multiple Twitter accounts? Wondering how to streamline your Twitter marketing?

TweetDeck lets you engage, monitor, and schedule tweets for multiple accounts from a single customizable dashboard.

In this episode you’ll discover how to manage multiple Twitter accounts with TweetDeck.

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

Today we’ll explore how to get started on the most popular social media networks.

Are you starting a new social media presence? Do you know what to share on each platform?

In this episode you’ll discover tips to guide your posting on six social media networks.

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This episode comes to us from Jim Belosic and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore tips for successful Facebook contests.

Are you planning a Facebook contest? Want to make sure it’s a success?

An easy-to-follow checklist of tips and best practices will help you launch Facebook contests your audience will love.

In this episode you’ll discover tips to make your Facebook contest a success.

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This episode comes to us from John Hingley and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to prospect using Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

Are you looking for more business? Wondering how social media can shorten the sales process?

Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook make it easy to develop relationships with potential customers before you ask for a meeting.

In this episode you’ll discover how to connect with prospects on social media.

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

Today we’ll explore new research on how Snapchat is gaining momentum.

Are you adding Snapchat to your social media marketing? Wondering what Snapchat’s audience responds to?

In this episode you’ll discover recent insights on Snapchat and how marketers can use the platform to reach targeted audiences with ads and other content.

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This episode comes to us from Ana Gotter and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore Instagram tools for marketers.

Are you a busy marketer? Wondering which tools and apps will help you stand out on Instagram?

Using the right Instagram tools can improve your images, sell products, and save you time.

In this episode you’ll discover 14 Instagram tools to help busy marketers use Instagram for business.

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This episode comes to us from Michelle Polizzi and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to update your social media profiles during a rebrand.

Do you need to update your social identity? Are you looking for a simple way to make sure all of your social channels are consistent?

In this episode you’ll discover a checklist that will help you rebrand your social media profiles.

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This episode comes to us from Tim Felmingham and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore ways to advertise on Twitter.

Are you thinking about running Twitter ads? Wondering what your options are?

Twitter advertising isn’t difficult to set up, and for a very small amount of money it can provide an additional stream of traffic, customers, and revenue.

In this episode you’ll discover three cost-effective ways to advertise on Twitter.

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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 use Medium for business.

Have you considered publishing your content on Medium? Are you looking for a way to distribute your ideas to a larger audience?

In this post you’ll discover what marketers think about Medium, along with a step-by-step guide to using Medium.

In this episode you’ll discover how to use Medium for your business.

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This episode comes to us from Sarah Quinn and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore adding video to your social media marketing.

Is video part of your social media marketing mix? Looking for tips to get started with video?

Making the right decisions in three key areas will help you create videos that engage people.

In this episode you’ll discover three steps to add video to your social media marketing.

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This episode comes to us from Iris Shoor and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore ways to optimize Facebook ad targeting.

Could your Facebook ad targeting use some refinement? Looking for new ways to reach your ideal audience with Facebook ads?

Facebook’s new targeting options help you improve the conversion rate of your Facebook ads.

In this episode you’ll discover eight ways to optimize your Facebook ad targeting.

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This episode comes to us from Mari Smith and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to use Facebook Messenger for your business.

Looking for a new way to connect with customers and prospects on Facebook? Have you considered Facebook Messenger?

Messenger for business pages makes it easy to offer instant one-on-one customer service, while keeping a record of the conversation.

In this episode you’ll discover how to use Facebook Messenger with your business page.

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This episode comes to us from Daniel Knowlton and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to curate a roundup blog post of industry influencers.

Do you want more exposure for your blog? Have you tried curating articles written by influencers?

Roundup posts help you gain the attention of influencers who can increase the reach of your content.

In this episode you’ll discover five steps to creating a curated blog post.

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

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This episode comes to us from Carolyn Berk and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore ways to optimize your Facebook ads.

Do you want to spend less time creating Facebook ads? Looking for ways to get more out of the ads that are working for you?

When you’ve created a Facebook ad that converts, there are a number of ways to maximize your success.

In this episode you’ll discover four ways you can build on the success of Facebook ads that are already performing well.

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This episode comes to us from Jacob Warwick and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to create more exposure using LinkedIn.

Wondering how your business can get more out of LinkedIn? Want to make sure you’re maximizing your LinkedIn presence?

LinkedIn has a number of features that will work together to promote your business and its products.

In this episode you’ll discover how to create an integrated LinkedIn marketing presence for your business.

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

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This episode comes to us from Christopher Gimmer and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore tips for creating a successful Twitter chat.

Ready to host a Twitter chat? Do you want to improve your chances of success?

Making sure you have a few basic building blocks in place will help you start your Twitter chat off with an audience that’s ready to participate.

In this episode you’ll discover four tips to help you start a successful Twitter chat.

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

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This episode comes to us from Ana Gotter and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

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

Do you want to increase engagement on Instagram? Have you thought about Instagram contests?

Instagram contests are a great way to get people talking about your business and increase your followers.

In this episode you’ll discover tools and tips to help marketers run a successful Instagram contest.

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

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This episode comes to us from Lesya Liu and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore productivity tools for social media marketers.

Are you a busy social media marketer? Looking for tools that will save you time?

Using the right tools to stay focused and work more efficiently will help you get more done in a day.

In this episode you’ll discover nine productivity tools for busy marketers.

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

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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 your local business can rank on Facebook Professional Services.

Do you have a local business page on Facebook? Want to reach more local customers?

Facebook recently launched Professional Services, a directory that helps consumers find the best local businesses and services to fit their needs.

In this episode you’ll discover how to use the Facebook Professional Services feature to boost visibility with local customers.

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

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This episode comes to us from J-D Prater and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore how to use Pinterest analytics to improve your marketing.

Do you want more from Pinterest? Have you considered using Pinterest analytics to inform your marketing decisions?

When you know where to look in Pinterest analytics, you’ll find actionable information you can use to improve your Pinterest strategy.

In this episode you’ll discover five ways to use Pinterest analytics and improve your Pinterest marketing.

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

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This episode comes to us from Megan Hannay and is sponsored by Social Media Marketing World.

Today we’ll explore a timeline for launching on social media.

Are you starting from scratch with social media? Got a new product or a new business?

Having a social media launch plan is essential.

In this episode you’ll discover a step-by-step plan for launching your new social media presence.

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